The 12 Best Airbnbs In The Philippines

August 17, 2020
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If you’re looking for the best Airbnbs in the Philippines, you’ve come to the right place. We combed through thousands of Airbnb listings in the Philippines and the surrounding area to find the homes with the best amenities and the most positive reviews at the lowest prices.

#1 Sleek Executive Apartment in Bonifacio Global City

2 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $140 per night, airbnb.com

A perfect place for business travelers to find solace, respite, and tranquility after a long day of meetings. Located in Taguig, the leading financial and lifestyle districts of the Philippines, this apartment is sleek, and professionally and elegantly furnished in shades of grey, white, and cool black. It also includes high-speed wifi, a work desk, and luxurious amenities. Have a cup of coffee at the balcony while watching the sunrise before you head out to work.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“This calm and welcoming condo is an enviable showcase for minimalist linear design. Admire glossy marble fixtures, and the warm imperfections of natural stone on the walls. Take in a sunrise on the east-facing balcony and plan an action-packed day.”

Amenities

Free parking on premises | Pool | Gym | Full kitchen | Washer | Dryer | Dishwasher | Wifi | TV | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Coffee maker

Guest Reviews

“Ron’s place was absolutely beautiful! Location was great—walking distance to St. Luke’s, High Street, restaurants, grocery store, and our favorite restaurant Wildflour.” – Arlene
“The best Airbnb unit i ever stayed. Great location. Clean.” – Matt
“Great location, comfortable place in great condition.” – Shaun
“I had another lovely stay at Ron's place: tastefully furnished, quiet, gracious building and security personnel with unbeatable and ideal location. Everything you'd need and think of is within a few minutes walk. It's very easy and fast to communicate with Ron.” – Rod
“I stayed here right as the recent storm was passing over the country. There were no issues related to the storm, and the place was as beautiful as you'd expect in the pictures.” – Brian

#2 Hip Apartment with Highspeed Internet and Netflix

3 Guests | 0 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $140 per night, airbnb.com

For travellers in need of a weekend breather, this chic and open-plan studio offers a slice of paradise in a bustling city. The apartment is located in an area with a variety of restaurants, shops, and nightlife hubs within walking distance. It's bright during the day and at night and it offers an amazing view of the Manila skyline. It's also extremely accessible since you can catch trains at the Araneta Center which is a 2-minute walk away.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Cook dinner for two in a cozy, classic kitchen and dine at a modern table below a cone pendant fixture within this enchanting open-plan apartment, with complete amenities. Share a glass of wine with a friend on the balcony to cap the night. This scandinavian inspired space will surely be a home away from home. “The 49inch tv makes you just want to stay inside and chill all day with Netflix.”

Amenities

Self check-in | Pool | Gym | Full kitchen | Washer | Dryer | Wifi | TV | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Coffee maker | Hair dryer

Guest Reviews

“The interior design was lovely! I enjoyed my stay very much ” – Kim
“The place was amazing. It met my expectation. There was a slight issue but it did not impacted my whole stay.” – Dianne
“Beautiful place. Cozy. Accomodating host.” – Angel
“This was a great stay! I highly recommend staying here. Location was great, check in was simple and the host was exceptional.” – Bo
“The place was nice and comfy. Check-in and check-out was easy.” – Check Kai Edwin

#3 Light-Filled Zen Sanctuary in Historic Neighborhood Balcony

2 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $920 per night, airbnb.com

Parquet flooring, Asian decor, and wooden elements blend seamlessly with modern amenities and comfort in this 1-bedroom apartment, with a circular balcony. It's airy, light, and bright, with a queen-size bed and a well-equipped kitchen. You'll love this neighbourhood, with its everyday hustle and bustle of Filipina life, walking distance to many of Makati's famous bars plus a short walk to Rockwell Drive known for the place to get tailored suits.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Sip some complimentary artisan fresh coffee on the shaded lanai balcony while taking in panoramic city skyline views. This corner apartment also offers a charming blend of vintage and contemporary local and international artefacts and furnishings. In the late afternoon, watch Manila life pass by and take in the sunset views from the balcony. “

Amenities

Self check-in | Full kitchen | Washer | Dryer | Wifi | TV | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Coffee maker | Hair dryer | Iron | Elevator

Guest Reviews

“The place is clean, we were able to cook, and yes, it is light-filled. We had a very comfortable stay.” – Kiteen
“Matthew's place is immaculate. The pictures looks great but the place itself is divine. I feel like I can spend forever living in that space.” – Dan Joseph
“Wonderful place right near the heart of Makati. Will definitely stay again!” – Calvin
“Awesome place! Attention to details and easy communication with the host.” – Jg
“Our stay here was very pleasant. Mathew and his wife were very responsive and accommodating. The unit itself is very well equipped, and everything was neat clean.” – Antoine

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#4 Charming and Sunlit Greenbelt Studio in Heart of Makati

2 Guests | 0 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $1800 per night, airbnb.com

Love discovering parks in the city you travel to? Well, then this adorably chic apartment is the one to book. It's close to three amazing parks- the Legazpi Active Park, Greenbelt Park, and Ayala Triangle Gardens for a run or jog to clock in your #instarunning posts. Come back to this apartment for a nice hot shower and rest those legs on the comfortable queen size bed before heading out to the nearby spas for a quick foot massage.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Nestled on the 30th floor of the Greenbelt Excelsior, this cozy studio is perfectly located in the middle of the Makati Central Business District. Take advantage of the building's amenities with a pool, gym, sauna and massage room. Explore Legazpi Village on foot and shop until you drop at Greenbelt Mall. Stay connected while out and about with a complimentary pocket wifi.”

Amenities

Self check-in | Pool | Gym | Kitchenette | Washer | Dryer | Wifi | TV | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Coffee maker | Hair dryer

Guest Reviews

“Have stayed in a lot of makati airbnbs for work. this is one of the better maintained and managed. Nice touchs.” – Christopher
“Sonia’s place was nothing, but amazing. We ended up being stuck during the lockdown and our flights got canceled so Sonia was able to help us extend our trip.” – Kimberly
“Such a ggreat place to come back to after a whole day of exploring. We had everything we needed, from adequate space, amenities and proximity!- Helen
“What a great find in Makati! The place is super clean and had everything we needed. The location is ideal, close to restaurants, Greenbelt and the Sunday Legazpi Market.” – Peter
“Our stay at Sonia's place was great! It's a beautifully lit and well-kept apartment in Legazpi Village, close to amazing coffee shops, restaurants and malls. Communication with Sonia was very easy.” – Justine

#5 Serviced Condominium in Shabby Chic Style

3 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $2000 per night, airbnb.com

Thoughtfully designed, spotless, and has more than enough to make any traveller feel right at home. It's an ideal home for a family of three to explore and experience the streets around. This condo is conveniently located along 34th Street in Bonifacio Global City Taguig. The neighbourhood is also a safe environment.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Rejuvenate beneath a generously proportioned walk-in shower in the bathroom of this cozy condominium. Decorated to fit a shabby chic concept, the living space features neatly arrayed cabinetry and storage space plus a cute corner-aspect kitchenette. Within bustling Manila, this cozy little oasis is the perfect place to Netflix and chill.”

Amenities

Self check-in | Pool | Kitchen | Dryer | Wifi | TV | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Coffee maker | Hair dryer | Iron | Elevator

Guest Reviews

“Kaye's place is thoughtfully designed, spotless, and had more than enough to make us feel right at home. Location is near the Uptown mall, and a few blocks to high street where the action is.” – Wilmar
“We had a great time staying at Kaye’s place. Her dad was able to meet us in the lobby and show us around. The place was clean and very close to malls around BGC.” – Nick
“A great, homey, and comfortable place to stay in if you ever find yourself needing a home away from home at BGC!” – Chloe
“Great location and awesome apartment right in the heart of BGC. Excellent hosts who helped make everything simple and easy. I would have liked a Queen size bed but everything was still very nice.” – Terry
“Kaye and Dustin's place was really cozy and had so many thoughtful amenities that surprised me. Location is great and really close to Uptown.” – Cathrine

#6 Robinson Beach House

12 Guests | 5 Bedrooms | 5 Bathrooms

Book Now: $1,030 per night, airbnb.com

Looking to remove yourself from the restless city? Escape to this gem with dazzling turquoise water and white sandy beaches. This villa employs native furnishing elements to complement the breezy weather from the large, open living spaces to the wicker style sofa set, open space kitchen, and high wooden-beamed ceilings. It's perfect for a family reunion of 12 people.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“A native villa has a living room attached to the main house by an external covered walkway. Featuring a classy and spacious open living area which faces White beach, first impressions are always highly positive. The environment is warm and comfortable with numerous arm-chairs and sofas to lie around and relax on. We have furnished the native style beach house to ensure all modern comforts are on hand and in working order. Well kept grounds where you can spend relaxing moments all to yourself.”

Amenities

Wifi | Iron | Laptop-friendly workspace | Essentials | TV | Air conditioning | Cable TV | Beach essentials | Hot water | Bathtub | Babysitter recommendations | Crib

Guest Reviews

“Absolutely, by the far the most amazing home I have ever seen. The house is far enough to enjoy the quiet and calm while being just a short walk away from stations/downtown Boracay.” – Ivan
“A superb place to stay with the family! I'm really surprised as to how the place is very suitable for my family considering that my family is a mix of elders, kids and adults. The place is really serene and very relaxing.” – Joy
“Property is a lovely location on White Beach. Suitable for large parties looking to share the cost of a comfortable stay in Station 1. Host is very responsive.” – Lulu
“We had a fantastic time at Rod's house. Timeless, rustic, comfortable house in the best location on White Beach. Rod's staff were great, kept the house spotlessly clean (hard to do when my kids kept tracking sand inside).” – Beverly
“Amazing location, you can’t go wrong for a house to stay on the beach in Boracay!” – Sam

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#7 Paradis Island Villa 2, A Peace of Paradise

6 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $400 per night, airbnb.com

Want to have a vacation and reduce your carbon footprint? Book yourself and 5 other guests into this eco-friendly villa, complete with solar panels and electric fans. On this tranquil, secluded private island, you'll feel nothing but peace and serenity. This villa is perfect for 6 people on a family getaway. Hide your gadgets and pull out a book instead, lounge on a tree hammock, set up lunch outdoors by the water, or simply enjoy quality time with your family.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Paradis Island is an eco-friendly and unspoiled private island for rent. In which, guests can enjoy either one, or both of the 2 lake villas that we have to offer. Each villa is rustic furnished and has fully set-up glamping tents. Located at Cavinti, Laguna, it can be found near Lake Lumot at the Sierra Madre mountain top, approximately a 3 hours’ drive from Manila.”

Amenities

Pocket wifi | Essentials | Hot tub | Paid parking off premises | Dishes and silverware | Kitchen | Cooking basics | Stove | Private entrance | Building staff | Cleaning before checkout | Long term stays allowed

Guest Reviews

“A great place to stay, brings back the good old days of being one with nature. My wife and I was really taken cared of by the hosts and everybody in the place. We’ll definitely come back and stay longer.” – God
“Our stay at Paradis is Superb. Highly recommended for those who want to have away from city life experience. The place is very relaxing and food is mouthwatering.” – John Michael
“Excellent hospitality. Big “thank you” to Nanay Maria and her husband for working so hard to ensure my stay was comfortable and needs were met. Nice, tranquil environment.” – Daryl
“Yes, their spot is very secluded and private so you won't worry about being in a crowded place as well as not being safe.” – Ann
“Awesome host and staff. Very responsive and hospitable. Amazing expwrience.” – Jc

#8 Belles Native Treehouse On The Sea

2 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $350 per night, airbnb.com

A short ten-minute ride aboard the island’s private boat will bring you to this charmingly rustic treehouse by the sea, perfect for couples on a honeymoon. Incredibly conducive for all things easy and relaxed, this treehouse is off-the-grid, giving you ultimate privacy and luxury. Walk hand-in-hand by the beach, enjoy some fried lumpia while watching the sunset and at night, hold hands and stargaze.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Tree house on the Sea great place for solo travelers and couples who want to experience beach life in the trees Native designed has bathroom and shower natural setting white sand beach wifi private and fairly quiet We will do our best to make your stay as nice as possible please note not 5 star but if you want a quiet peacefull place to hangout this might be for you this is glamping at its best.”

Amenities

Wifi | Iron | Washer | Laptop-friendly workspace | Essentials | TV | Free parking on premises | Kitchen | Hair dryer | Bed linens | Hangers | Garden or backyard

Guest Reviews

“Perfect place for getting away from the crowd and enjoy the lonely beach. You can chill out all day, enjoy the view and sound of the waves. ” – Dincer
“What a beautiful place! Tom and his wife are really great hosts, they made sure that we had everything we needed. There food is also really nice!” – Willem
“Living and sleeping in a treehouse. It is a once in a lifetime experience. The treehouse is right on the beach.” – Valeria
“Staying at Tom’s place was really one of a kind. Treehouse is really lovely, with the view on sea and pretty sunrises. It is really spacious and is offering you everything you need (bathroom, toilets, hammock, cosy bedroom).” – Špela
“A feeling like you stay at home but you are surrounded by a little paradise to enjoy your vacation.” – Hans-Dieter

#9 Oceanfront Glamping Surf Retreat

2 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $340 per night, airbnb.com

Designed to help you reconnected with the great outdoors, this oceanfront glamping adventure truly brings out the magic of Siargao Island. You really have the best of both worlds here- the comforts you need to ease into the laid-back lifestyle and the irresistible great outdoors to surf and swim to your hearts' content. Each tent has a view of the ocean, ceiling fans to bring in the sea breeze, private open-sky showers, and plenty of space to stretch out and relax after a day of adventuring around the island.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Punta Punta Surf Retreat is nestled in the quiet village of Cabitoonan, only 5 minutes away from the famous Cloud 9 surf break and viewing tower. Located right on the water with views of Siargao's most famous surf spots, we're close enough to the action without hearing the noise. Your own little slice of paradise.”

Amenities

Beach essentials | Wifi | Essentials | Hot water | Babysitter recommendations | Free street parking | Pool | Host greets you | Private entrance | Luggage dropoff allowed | Long term stays allowed | Cleaning before checkout

Guest Reviews

“Punta punta surf lodge is absolutely stunning, clean and comfortable space. Would love to visit again not during a lockdown!” – Megan
“The place was amazing and beautiful! Every angle is photo worthy. I shared some shots with my friends and they all reacted — saying that’s it’s beautiful.” – Adrian
“As you walk in to punta punta you feel extremely relaxed. The cafe offered beautiful food and drink (especially the frozen coconut coffee! ) The chill areas were nice to grab a coffee and read.” – Dean
“Such a beautiful place! The tent and the outdoor bathroom had a very nice and modern interior! It was also very clean and this all together made the whole stay so comfortable!” – Sarah
“We loved out stay in Punta Punta. Bathroom was beautiful! Wish we could have stayed longer.” – Gill

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#10 Tranquil Studio – 3 Mins. to White Beach

2 Guests | 0 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $53 per night, airbnb.com

Calm, easy, simple, and just 3 minutes on foot to Boracay's White Beach. The property's design theme has a rustic appeal with modern Asian touches which blends in with the lush greeneries on the southern side of this Philippines island. The unit is situated on the 3rd floor of a modern 3-story apartment building. Other than the unit, guests can lounge at the apartment building's corridors/hallways, and at the tropical-inspired reception area and with a cute and small courtyard.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Located in a serene environment with lush greeneries along Angol in Station 3, this beach apartment is only a 3-minute walk to the White Beach as well as the Main Road, where you can access public transport. The studio is just right and cozy and is perfect for couples, solo adventurers, small groups of up to 3 and business travellers. The spaceThis apartment is just about 3 minutes by foot to Boracay's White Beach. The property's design theme has a rustic appeal with a modern Asian touch which blends in with the lush greeneries on the southern side of the island.”

Amenities

Wifi | Iron | Laptop-friendly workspace | Essentials | TV | Air conditioning | Cable TV | Hot water | High chair | Free parking on premises | Kitchen | Dishes and silverware

Guest Reviews

“Close to everything with a brisk walk though far enough from all the noise. Great stay with basic needs for the money. Red is super knowledge able and able to refer you to “Bob Marley for all your tours in a reasonably priced way.” – Wayne”
“I loved my stay here. It was clean, quite and comfortable. My host were kind and informative.” – Kourtney
“Red is a great host and the place is very nice and clean. The responses are on time and on point. Everything worked out great for me at the place, except for wifi and GLOBE (local mobile operator).” – Anna
“I really enjoyed staying here for 2 nights, and wished I could have extended but it's very popular and booked. The condo seems brand-new and is well maintained.” – Micah
“The location of the apartment is ideal but not too far away that makes it quiet and peaceful. The apartment clean and well maintained” – Dana

#11 An Exclusive Homestay Accomodation

6 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $210 per night, airbnb.com

Nestled within a lush hillside, this peaceful home in Carmen is surrounded by generous and breathtaking foliage. The house is a 1-bedroom treehouse with a relaxing and peaceful ambiance thanks to its natural surroundings and solitude. A few meters away, you have peaceful farm communities & green forests & mountains. It's an ideal setting for travellers looking for unique listings or couples in need of a break from the busy city life.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“The Homestay Experience includes up to 6 Guests with breakfast and Hut+Bell Tent/s accomodation”, kindly indicate 1 Guest/for Group of 6 upon booking. For bigger groups, additional guests can be accommodated up to 17. The farm is a catch basin of natural spring water from the nearby hills & mountains which is an on-going development for a Permaculture Farm Site. Guests are treated with an Exclusive use of the 1-Hectare property of farmstay experience.”

Amenities

Essentials | Hot water | Laptop-friendly workspace | Free street parking | Free parking on premises | Pool | Stove | Kitchen | Breakfast | Cooking basics | Dishes and silverware | Private entrance

Guest Reviews

“Great place, amazing views and convenient distance to the city and to fabulous lanmarks in Manila! The kids enjoyed! ” – Denden
“My family and I have been to the place recently and we could all say that it was a great experience! Be ready to have a taste of the provincial lifestyle. The place is equipped with basic amenities that you may need for your trip.” – Earl
“This place is a hidden gem to disconnect from reality. All amenities are comfortable and made our stay amazing”- Carly
“Amazing place, accommodating and alert staff, complete with basic necessities. Nature at it's best. So peaceful and serene.” – Mau
“The place is nice, peaceful and safe. It is a perfect getaway if you want to disconnect from the busy city but you can't clearly disconnect because wifi is available in the area. Hahaha kidding aside.” – Gladys

#12 River Front Vacation House

5 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $400 per night, airbnb.com

Sitting serenely in the green valley of Mount Banahaw is this gloriously enchanting 3-bedroom villa. It's the kind of place you want to come to detox, meditate, read books and yes, disconnect from all your gadgets. Nature's sounds surround this riverfront property, well-equipped with modern furnishings and amenities. It's an ideal place for families with young kids as it offers the perfect opportunity for parents to introduce children to nature.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Situated along Banahaw river dictate it breathtaking view of the lush green valley wall and crystal clear water from the majestic Mount Banahaw. A river front property combine of natural beauty and modern structures are the unique features of the property.”

Amenities

TV | Pool | Dishes and silverware | Stove | Refrigerator | Kitchen | Building staff | Garden or backyard | Patio or balcony | BBQ grill | Waterfront | First aid kit

Guest Reviews

“If you guys are looking for a quiet, relaxing and close to nature experience, this place is one of the best among the rest. You may walk a few meters from the main road to get there but its worth the several steps. The breeze from the trees was a refresher!” – Heidi
“Secret Paradise! A little hike and you’ll be amazed! If you are looking for a place to detox from pollution, social media and stress- this is the place to be!” – Pauline
“Great place for a weekend getaway. There's barely any signal, but that's a good thing since you really get to recharge. Thanks for being so accommodating!” – Abby
“This is off the beaten track, but if you’ve got an adventurous spirit, you’ll be rewarded with beautiful, natural surrounds.” – Scott
“Great place to commune with nature. Neat villa and great view. Host is really accommodating.” – Larry

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