Quito, Ecuador’s scenic capital, was the first city to be declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and is known around the world for its incredibly well-preserved history and awe-inspiring natural scenery. From the beautiful architecture of its historic churches to the magical atmosphere of its surrounding volcanoes, Quito is one South American destination that deserves a spot on everyone’s bucket list.
If you’re looking for a comfy place to rest your head between sightseeing activities, check out the following list of the best Airbnbs in Quito. Since all of these rentals are hosted by experienced superhosts and some even boast Airbnb Plus status, you can be confident that you’re only seeing the best of the best. For those unfamiliar with Airbnb, superhosts are hosts with a proven track record of providing exceptional hospitality, while Airbnb Plus is an exclusive status reserved for stylish Airbnbs offering top-notch amenities. All of the rentals on our list are also equipped with high-speed Wi-Fi, making them well suited for remote work.
Brand-New Apartment Near La Carolina Park
Spend your stay in the utmost comfort with this super-modern Quito Airbnb in a luxury building.
Ideal for solo travelers and couples, the one-bedroom apartment is furnished with a super-comfy queen-size bed and offers one half bath and one luxurious full bathroom with a walk-in shower. The open-concept living area is decorated with beautiful modern artwork and the finest furnishings, and the full kitchen boasts an impressive array of stainless-steel appliances. Floor-to-ceiling windows in both the bedroom and the living room make way for stunning city views, and guests have access to a spacious balcony with a hammock. There is also plenty of space to dine in this opulent home away from home, which offers one dining table in the living area and a patio table on the balcony.
When you feel like venturing out, walk just three minutes to the nearby La Carolina Park and surrounding attractions like restaurants, boutiques, and coffee shops.
Historic Airbnb in Quito With Lush Gardens
If you’re looking for a romantic stay with a historic setting, check out this lovely little cottage near Plaza de la Independencia.
A cobblestone walkway will lead you to your private paradise, where you can enjoy a luscious garden filled with fresh herbs and hummingbirds. Inside, you’ll find bright and airy rooms characterized by beautiful art objects and unique reed ceilings. Up to three guests can stay in the cottage, which comes with one bedroom with a queen-size bed and an en suite bathroom. The spacious living room is warmed by a cozy indoor fireplace and comes equipped with a Smart TV and a sofa bed where a third guest can crash. There is also a light-filled dining area next to the warm full kitchen, where traditional terracotta flooring and wooden finishes combine with a full selection of modern amenities. In addition to offering a gorgeous back garden, the cottage also offers a lovely shaded patio with a grill.
This dream-like oasis offers a restful retreat that is just blocks away from the many desirable attractions of Quito’s historic city center.
Luxury Apartment With Panoramic Views
This brand-new vacation apartment for rent in Quito boasts a high-end interior and one of the best locations in the city.
The focal point of the rental is the spacious balcony, from which you can enjoy breathtaking views of the city and the distant Pichincha Volcano. The sweeping scenery is also visible from the floor-to-ceiling windows that are present throughout the apartment. Perfect for a solo adventure or a romantic couple’s retreat, the one-bedroom rental features a queen-size bed and a modern full bathroom with a vessel sink and a walk-in shower. The layout of the stylish living area resembles that of a high-end hotel room, although guests also have access to a full kitchen with an electric cooktop, a stainless-steel refrigerator, and a granite countertop. Building amenities include a gorgeous lobby, a fitness center, and free parking on the premises.
Conveniently located across from the Swiss Hotel, this central Quito Airbnb is just steps away from the historic city center.
Modern Apartment Near Quicentro Shopping Mall
For a super-modern apartment with a desirable location and an affordable price tag, check out this spacious short-term rental in Quito.
Perfect for two couples or a small family, the rental is in a stylish building with an elegant lobby and large elevators. Up to four guests can stay in this two-bedroom, two-bathroom apartment, which features two cozy queen-size beds and spacious walk-in showers. Floor-to-ceiling windows light up the interior and provide incredible city views, and the comfy common areas include a tranquil living room with a sofa and a Smart TV, a dedicated dining area, and a full kitchen with stainless-steel appliances and a dishwasher. Additional amenities include a laundry room and free parking on the premises.
The apartment is set in an upscale neighborhood near plenty of high-end shopping centers and fine dining establishments, and the historic attractions of the city center are just a few miles away.
Gorgeous Suite With City Views
This premium apartment rental in Quito is nestled on the 18th floor of a luxurious building with high-end facilities like a reading area, a game room, a stylish lounge, and 24-hour security.
The apartment itself is appointed with vintage décor, massive windows, and a beautiful balcony offering panoramic views of the city. Furnished with one queen-size bed and one sofa bed, the studio apartment can comfortably sleep up to four guests in the spacious living room and bedroom area. Every inch of the interior is fitted with high-end furnishings and opulent finishes, and the apartment comes with a well-equipped kitchenette and a luxurious full bathroom with granite finishes. The building also offers laundry facilities, a fitness center, and a relaxing spa with a sauna and a hot tub.
Ideally situated in the city’s financial center, the apartment is just 10 minutes away from the monumental churches and fascinating museums of the historic center.
Light-Filled Apartment in a Brand-New Building
Rent an apartment in Quito that offers the best amenities for the best price with this top-rated suite.
Nestled in a high-end apartment building, the rental comes with access to countless shared amenities, including a swimming pool, a sauna, a Jacuzzi, a conference room, a terrace, and even playrooms for children. Up to three guests can stay in the apartment, which offers one bedroom with a queen-size bed, one living room sofa bed, and one modern full bathroom. Natural light pours through the apartment’s floor-to-ceiling windows, illuminating the stylish living area, and guests have access to a modern full kitchen with a breakfast bar.
This convenient Airbnb in Quito is nestled in a great neighborhood close to plenty of shopping centers and historic attractions.
Deluxe Apartment With Mountain Views
Spend a night in this stunning apartment rental, and you’ll see why it’s regarded as one of the best Airbnbs in Quito.
Nestled on the 11th floor of a modern apartment building, the rental offers breathtaking views of the surrounding valley and mountains. The massive windows will make you feel like you’re floating among the clouds as you lounge out in the spacious living area, equipped with a Smart TV, a dining table, and a sofa bed. There is also one bedroom with a queen-size bed, one modern full bathroom, and a convenient full kitchen with a breakfast bar. Additional amenities include laundry facilities, a shared swimming pool, and free parking on the premises.
Although the rental is surrounded by lush natural scenery, the location is very modern and convenient with plenty of coffee shops, restaurants, and stores nearby.
Exclusive Apartment With an Excellent Location
If you’re looking for a high-end rental with a safe and quiet location, consider this one-bedroom apartment in the stunning YOO Quito building.
Ideally suited to solo travelers and couples, the apartment is furnished with one queen-size bed and one living room sofa bed where an extra guest can comfortably crash. The interior design is warm and welcoming with beautiful furnishings and local artwork, and the ultra-modern kitchen and full bathroom are sure to make your stay comfy and convenient. Additional facilities include a balcony and a convenient half bathroom, and the apartment even comes with an in-unit washer and dryer. Guests can also enjoy a ton of luxurious building amenities, including a game room, a sauna, a fitness center, and a swimming pool with stunning views.
The YOO Quito building is a luxurious hotel and residential building in a friendly neighborhood where you’ll find some of the best restaurants in the city.
Spacious and New One-Bedroom Apartment
With a modern interior, a desirable location, and an impressive selection of amenities, this Quito Airbnb is hands down one of the best in the city.
Offering one bedroom with a queen-size bed and 1.5 bathrooms, the apartment is perfect for solo travelers and couples in search of a super-comfy and convenient place to stay. The interior is bright and stylish with shimmering lighting fixtures and minimalist décor. There is also a cozy living area with lounge furniture and a dining table, and guests have access to a massive walk-in closet and a modern full kitchen with granite countertops. Pets are allowed in the apartment, and additional amenities include a dishwasher and a washer and dryer.
If you’re looking for entertainment without leaving the premises, this is the perfect Airbnb for you. The impressive apartment complex comes with a business center, a pool, a gym, a sauna, a squash court, and even a movie theater. Nearby attractions include several parks, restaurants, and shopping malls.
Colonial Apartment in the Historic Center
This unique Airbnb in Quito is set in a 17th-century colonial house with a beautiful architectural design and incredible views of the historic city center.
The building was recently restored to combine its classic colonial architecture with high-end finishes and gorgeous modern furnishings, and the space now features a ton of convenient amenities like two interior patios, a fountain, a game room, and a grill area. The two-bedroom, two-bathroom apartment spans two floors and comes with a spacious living room and dining room, a full kitchen, and a terrace with a garden and a patio table. The master bedroom also comes with a private balcony and is warmed by a super-cozy indoor fireplace.
Tucked away on a quiet road in the city’s historic center, this apartment is perfect for anyone interested in a peaceful stay with a convenient location.
Art-Filled Loft in the Historic Center
Another lovely apartment in a colonial house, this restored loft is one of the best Quito Airbnbs for anyone interested in a historic stay in the city center.
Up to six guests can stay in the spacious apartment, which features one master bedroom with a king-size bed and a lofted bedroom area with a queen-size bed and two single beds. There are also two full bathrooms in the loft, one of which is attached to the master bedroom and comes with an in-unit washer and dryer. Soaring wood-planked ceilings, antique furnishings, and colonial-style artwork add a ton of character to the gorgeous common areas, and the entire loft is warmed by a cozy indoor fireplace. The open-concept common areas include a spacious yet cozy living room with an attached full kitchen with granite countertops and a breakfast bar.
Surrounded by the city’s most popular points of interest, this apartment offers guests the perfect opportunity to explore the city while staying in a piece of its unique history.
New Apartment in the Financial Center
Few vacation rentals in Quito boast the convenient location, top-notch amenities, and affordable pricing of this top-rated apartment in the city’s financial zone.
Four guests can stay in this one-bedroom, 1.5-bathroom rental, which features one queen-size bed and one living room sofa bed. This is a great option for kids as the building comes with a playground on the premises, and there are plenty of parks and green spaces in the area. The light-filled living room boasts panoramic windows and a sumptuous blue sofa, and cooking meals is a breeze in the well-equipped full kitchen. With a relaxing Jacuzzi, a top-of-the-line fitness center, a lounge room, a laundry room, and even a small theater, the luxurious residential building is one of the best in the city.
The building is located right next to La Carolina Park, and the surrounding area is filled with restaurants, coffee shops, transportation facilities, and shopping malls.
Charming Apartment Rental With Volcano Views
Marvel at incredible views of the Pichincha Volcano from this top-notch apartment near the historic center.
Light-colored furnishings and vibrant artwork add a ton of style to the bright living room, which gets a lot of natural light through the picturesque window. The spacious living area also features a glass dining table and an open full kitchen with cherry wood cabinets and granite countertops. The bedroom is just as stunning with a super-comfy queen-size bed and another massive window, and the apartment comes with a modern full bathroom and an in-unit washing machine.
The building offers gym access and an impressive lobby, and this high-end Quito Airbnb is just a short walk away from the iconic attractions of the historic city center.
Luxury Suite in Quito Business Center
Enjoy all of the comforts of home combined with the luxuries of a high-end hotel with this one-of-a-kind rental Apartment in Quito.
Cool-toned wood, sleek black furnishings, and bright turquoise accents combine tastefully with stunning modern light fixtures and geometric decorations in the super-chic interior. The spacious studio is perfect for solo travelers, couples, and small groups, offering one queen-size bed, one sofa bed, and two luxurious full bathrooms. Pets are allowed in the apartment, and convenient facilities like a full kitchen and a free in-unit washer and dryer make this a great choice for long-term stays. Just a few of the many amenities offered by the luxurious apartment building include a pool, a Jacuzzi, a bar area, and a Turkish spa.
Located in one of the best neighborhoods of the Quito business center, the building is surrounded by restaurants, bars, malls, and parks.
Homey Stay in a Colonial House
Last but certainly not least is a characterful Airbnb in Quito with antique accents, colorful artwork, and gorgeous garden-themed décor.
The colonial-style theme is present throughout the charming interior, but the apartment has been fully updated to include modern comforts and high-quality finishes. The rental is fully equipped with a kitchen, a dining room, and a full bathroom with a luxurious rain-style shower, and guests have access to a spacious terrace offering expansive views of the city and the lush green mountains that surround Quito. The apartment also comes with a lofted sleeping area that can accommodate up to three guests with one double bed and one single bed. Additional modern amenities include a TV, a gaming console, and a washer and dryer.
Walk just five minutes from this historic Airbnb in Quito and you’ll find yourself surrounded by the monumental treasures of the historic center and the luscious green spaces of Itchimbia Park.
With countless fabulous rentals to choose from, it can be difficult to find the perfect accommodation for your trip. Hopefully this list of the best Airbnb rentals in Quito helps kickstart your search and brings you one step closer to an unforgettable vacation.