The 12 Best Airbnbs In Puerto Rico

July 5, 2020
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If you’re looking for the best Airbnbs in Puerto Rico, you’ve come to the right place. We combed through thousands of Airbnb listings in Puerto Rico and the surrounding area to find the homes with the best amenities and the most positive reviews at the lowest prices.

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#1 Amazing Penthouse With Stunning Views Of Old San Juan

# of Guests6
# of Bedrooms2
# of Bathrooms2
Nightly Price$150/night

Placed in a nice location within Old San Juan, this colorful home offers beautiful views of the colonial heritage of this Caribbean island from its ample balcony. Be inspired by the nomad lifestyle of the host and you’ll want to turn this place into your base to explore everything that Puerto Rico has to offer. If you and your two closest friends are looking for a perfect stay on a perfect island, this is it!

Here’s the description from Airbnb:

“Welcome to Casa Cofa Penthouse. This gorgeous penthouse overlooks the historic Colon Plaza where you can watch the cruise ships come in and out of port and the city below from the breathtaking rooftop terrace. Inside, a bold feature wall sets the vibrant tone of the space where colors and intricate patterns create a sense of style and elegance.”

Amenities

Paid parking off premisesFull kitchenWasher
DryerDishwasherAir conditioning
WifiTVBathroom essentials
Bedroom comfortsCoffee makerHair dryer

Reviews

“We loved our stay in Old San Juan at Jacob’s place. Everything was perfect. The location was charming. We truly enjoyed watching the bustling city from the large balcony and finishing our day with a glass of wine enjoying the view of the large cruise ships in the harbor.” – Audrey
“The space was fantastic. Views of the square and huge terrace made it one of a kind for Old San Juan. Great location and the house has all the amenities needed for long stay!” – Kacie
“Great place with a really nice balcony and beautiful views. Entire apartment was clean with all necessary amenities.” – Roshni
“The place was clean, cute decor and in prime location. Everything was easy from check-in to checkout. We had so much fun. The balcony is spectacular and loved the view of San Juan.” – Michelle
“This place is in a great location that is convenient to all the sights PLUS the view from the balcony is amazing!! Host was easy to reach and responded very quickly. We would definitely stay here again for a visit to Old San Juan.” – Angie

#2 Loft-Style Apartment With A Roof Terrace In Ocean Park

# of Guests6
# of Bedrooms1
# of Bathrooms1
Nightly Price$170/night

If you and your spouse are looking for a great place to spend your honeymoon, you’ll hardly do better this beautiful modern apartment in a tropical paradise. Just a walking distance from Playa Ocean Park beach and Barbosa Park, you’ll be able to experience the gastronomy and nightlife of Puerto Rico, and come back to a comfortable stay with all the amenities including everything from bathroom essentials to Wi-Fi, TV and a full kitchen to prepare the most delicious meals.

Here’s the description from Airbnb:

“Descend a spiral staircase from a lofted bedroom and step into a sparkling living space with understated furnishings and flickers of blue and green accents. When evening rolls around, gather on a rooftop terrace for a cocktail and sunset views.”

Amenities

Self check-inFree street parkingFull kitchen
Suitable for eventsAir conditioningPack ’n Play/travel crib
WifiTVBathroom essentials
Bedroom comfortsCoffee makerHair dryer

Reviews

“Good location close to beach and many restaurants and bars. Great bakery next door.” – Debbie
“The location is great, it’s close to everything. The house is amazing and very cool decorated! Definitely recommend if looking to stay somewhere modern, cute and relaxed.” – Sofia
“This Airbnb was very clean, had everything we needed for a comfortable stay. Loved the open loft layout with high ceilings and balconies. The host was extremely communicative and fast to respond.” – David
“Beautiful, comfortable and Perfect for a romantic getaway.” – Mim
“This place was amazing. The communication with the host was super efficient, sparkling clean, all the amenities available. Super comfy. We loved our stay here.” – Gretchen

#3 Two Bedroom Apartment With Two Terraces, Close To Beach

# of Guests6
# of Bedrooms2
# of Bathrooms1
Nightly Price$119/night

What could possibly be better than having a terrace to sip on wine and enjoy with your family while on vacation to Puerto Rico? How about having two! This small and cozy little apartment with two rooms is the perfect choice for a small family on a trip to the Caribbean, especially if you just can’t leave home without your beloved pet. Spotlessly clean, with simple yet very well put together decorations and good quality furnishings, this apartment will make you want to sell your house back home and move to Puerto Rico.

Here’s the description from Airbnb:

“Wake up to a beautiful morning as the large French doors flood this spacious adobe with sunlight. Doze on one of the hammocks that adorn the private terraces. Inside, the sleek design touches add a distinct charm to the numerous modern amenities.”

Amenities

Self check-inFree street parkingFull kitchen
WasherDryerPets allowed
Air conditioningWifiTV
Bathroom essentialsBedroom comfortsCoffee maker

Reviews

“Perfect location, great food around, cute place!” – Chris
“Beautiful home – cute, clean, as described. Check-in was straightforward and easy. Communication was quick. Excellent food within walking distance (breakfast and dinner).” – Tabitha
“Amazing location. Beautifully decorated. Amazing host, thanks Stephan!” – Maritiel
“The apartment was perfect. It was clean and super cute. The beds were comfortable. The apartment had everything that we needed. I would highly recommend this apartment to stay in.” – Christine Battrick
“From the moment we walked in we were happy! Left our shoes outside and enjoyed the cool floors. The decor and simplicity was full of detail! I wish we would’ve stayed longer. Close to all the amazing restaurants and beaches.” – Evie

#4 Cozy, Historic Tropical Penthouse With Terrace

# of Guests2
# of Bedrooms1
# of Bathrooms1
Nightly Price$135/night

Two words describe this cozy little piece of heaven in the Caribbean: Homey and neat! The brick-red ceramic floors and the wooden furniture give it warmth, while the fully stocked kitchen and a bookshelf full of books give it an unmistakable sense of home. This is the place you and your partner will want to return to every night after a long day exploring San Juan and the beautiful Puerto Rican beaches.

Here’s the description from Airbnb:

“A perfect getaway for a couple seeking to relax in a very well maintained, historic PH. The 3rd floor (42 steps) apartment is one of three in a Spanish Colonial building which includes an open air courtyard along the walkway from the bedroom to the two restrooms (not suitable for children). The PH comfortably sleeps two in a queens sized bed with A/C in the bedroom. A full kitchen and living room come equipped with necessities such as Free WiFi and TV. However, one should take full advantage of the outdoor terrace which provides year-round outdoor sitting, dining and naps on the hammock.”

Amenities

Full kitchenWasherDryer
WifiTVBathroom essentials
Air conditioningHair dryerIron
Smoke alarmCarbon monoxide alarmCoffee maker

Reviews

“This place is a real gem right in the Center of Old San Juan. Location couldn’t be better and the apartment is exactly as pictured. The perfect place to stay to get the real Puerto Rican experience.” – Sarah
“We stayed here for our honeymoon and it was perfect! The place is gorgeous and in walking distance to everything. You feel the ocean breeze throughout and the terrace has beautiful views. The hosts were kind and very accommodating.” – Tierney
“The place was absolutely beautiful. Everything in Old San Juan was accessible with a short walk. The “openness” feel really set this place over the top for us.” – Anderson
“Fantastic place right in the heart of old town. The private roof top patio was the cherry on top. Highly recommend staying here.” – Scott
“Great location! I really enjoyed the rooftop terrace area!” – Allison

#5 Your Very Own Private Retreat

# of Guests4
# of Bedrooms2
# of Bathrooms2
Nightly Price$220/night

Perhaps you want to come and experience Puerto Rico’s rich history first hand, but don’t necessarily want to sleep in a 100-year-old property that’s crumbling down. If you want a look at San Juan’s Historic District right outside your front door, but also want the full comforts of modern and spacious living once you get inside, then this apartment is perfect for you. With two bedrooms, a full kitchen, a washer, a dryer and even beach essentials, this is the perfect spot to rent for two couples travelling to Puerto Rico together.

Here’s the description from Airbnb:

“This Stunning property has 1760 square feet of style. It has everything you are looking for and is located in the Historic District. The property boasts spectacular sunset views overlooking the lagoon. Each apartment spans the entire floor giving you exclusive access to your very own private retreat, is within walking distance from great restaurants, parks, museums and the beach. You will love this modern, spacious, fully equipped property. Come be our Guest!”

Amenities

Free parking on premisesFree street parkingFull kitchen
WasherDryerElevator
Air conditioningBeach essentialsWifi
TVBathroom essentialsBedroom comforts

Reviews

“AMAZING! The space is huge, the hosts are super communicative and kind. I loved the decor. It was very close to everything you needed to be in San Juan. Overall really nice and EXACTLY what we needed to escape the NYC winter.” – Jace
“Exactly as described. The view is outstanding. The host is excellent. I have already booked this place again.” – Brian
“This place could be an awesome movie set — totally luxurious. The elevator door opens into a gorgeously furnished and decorated apartment with original artwork, fully equipped kitchen, washer/dryer, breathtaking views of the lagoon and Condado high rises and ocean beyond.” – Margaret
“Amazing stay! Highly recommend! Our host was so kind and thoughtful. The place is close to the airport, beach and Old San Juan. Uber was a cheap form of transportation.” – Lauren
“Great property! Love the location next to some very good restaurants (Cocina Al Fondo) and coffee places (Gustos); as well as being central, since it is close to Condado, beach and Old San Juan.” – Carlos

#6 Welcoming Hideaway With Checkerboard Floors

# of Guests2
# of Bedrooms1
# of Bathrooms1
Nightly Price$74/night

Are you travelling for business or pleasure? If you ever go on a solo trip to Puerto Rico for work, you’ll experience first-hand how hard it is to separate both in this comfortable renovated house. Its simple exterior doesn’t give away a single hint of the modern and comfortable abode within, with its exposed wooden beans, checkerboard floors, fully equipped kitchen and other amenities. One sight of the sunrise from the patio and you won’t want to go back home ever again.

Here’s the description from Airbnb:

“Take a morning coffee out to the share terracotta-tiled patio and soak up the day’s first rays of sun. Cozy up on the sofa under exposed ceiling beams, or watch the light stream through an arched stained glass window from the modern dining table.”

Amenities

Self check-inPaid parking off premisesKitchen
WasherDryerAir conditioning
WifiTVBathroom essentials
Bedroom comfortsCoffee makerHair dryer

Reviews

“Great location, helpful book with useful information for what to do locally. Clean, and great place to stay.” – Michelle
“The apartment is exactly as pictured and in a cute little complex at a great location. Demi & Andrei were very easy to communicate with and check in/out was a breeze.” – Colleen
“You won’t find a better location. Safe ,quiet,clean,and has everything you need.” – Paul And Gina
“Great location, clean, comfortable — exceeded our expectations.” – David
“Excellent location in Old San Juan, walkable to everything! Apartment has everything you need for a couple and is exactly as shown in photos. Would recommend for stay in this area.” – Linda

#7 Idyllic Beachfront Penthouse, Near It All & Amenities Galore

# of Guests3
# of Bedrooms1
# of Bathrooms1
Nightly Price$145/night

Move away from downtown in any direction and you’ll always find a gorgeous paradisiac beach, but the views from this beachfront penthouse are second to none. With pastel colours on the walls and furnishings and both dark and redwoods on the kitchen cabinetry and furniture, this place is a sight for sore eyes. See wonderful sunsets and sunrises from the 360-degree deck, let the soothing sound of the waves rock you to sleep at night and enjoy a freshly brewed cup of coffee while you admire the ocean in the mornings. This is the perfect place to book for a young family of three on a beachfront adventure.

Here’s the description from Airbnb:

“*** Plunge Pool Coming in late-September 2020 ***A privileged beachfront location, complete 2015 remodel and all new everything combines to make Hola Paradise an absolute show stopper. Awake to sea views from the bedroom, and step out onto a wraparound terrace for panoramic views of an endless blue horizon. Cook on a built-in grill and dine alfresco in a sheltered indoor-outdoor space. Stargaze from patio chairs after nightfall. Note that this is the Top Unit of a 3 unit property. No spaces are shared”

Amenities

Free parking on premisesFull kitchenWasher
DryerAir conditioningWifi
TVBathroom essentialsBedroom comforts
Coffee makerHair dryerIron

Reviews

“Book this place if you can….that is, if we haven’t booked it again first. 🙂 For a good sense of things, here was our typical day – Wake up, make fresh coffee and fresh fruit smoothies (with fruit from the local farmer’s market), sit on the balcony and count the sea turtles from high above the waves…” – Paul
“One of the best houses in Rincon, if not the best. AmaZing spot. Highly recommended.” – Ryne
“If this place is available, grab it. Beautiful views, relaxing vibe, a place of rest.” – Dean
“Cant even begin to describe my stay at Hola Paradise perfect location right on the beach! Beautiful views all around! Living room is soo cool laying out by the beach but you need mosquito repellent thats a must! Top floor is great for a couples getaway.” – V. Natalie
“This place was exactly how it looks and way more. Very clean and thoughtful. Perfect place for a couple! Definitely coming back!” – Michael

#8 Rincon Beachfront Retreat

# of Guests4
# of Bedrooms1
# of Bathrooms1
Nightly Price$149/night

When it comes to stunning sunsets, few places in the world can compete with the views you get from this beachfront retreat in one of Puerto Rico’s westernmost points. The whole layout is designed to take in as much of the scenery as possible from every space within the house which is decorated to fit in with the surroundings. With beds for up to four people, a pool, a gym and a full kitchen for the adults, and children dinnerware, books, toys and a pack & play travel crib, this place is simply perfect for a family with small children.

Here’s the description from Airbnb:

“Resort vs Authentic Rincon experience? Best of both worlds: Sleep up to 4 ppl. in this Deluxe 1-King Bdrm, 1 Bath, Rincon Beachfront Retreat Condo w/ Oceanfront Balcony & AC. Situated in the quaint neighborhood of Corcega in Rincon, this private, gated complex offers direct 24Hr access to the swimming pools/2 gazebos/2 parking spots. Bars/Restaurants/Surfing/Water & Air Sports/Convenience stores & more, are minutes away by car.Rincon Experience guide provided with all recommendations.”

Amenities

Self check-inFree parking on premisesFree street parking
PoolGymFull kitchen
WasherDryerElevator
Room-darkening shadesAir conditioningPack ’n Play/travel crib

Reviews

“Adianice is a great host, very prompt to answer messages… the apartment was homely and very comfortable, would recommend!!!” – Shyon
“We could not get a better place to stay for my wife’s birthday. Pool accessibility and a private and quite beach that is almost exclusively for you. Nice and cozy apartment. Highly recommended.” – Victor
“I 100% recommend this Airbnb. Adianice is very communicative and understanding. The apartment is beautiful and includes everything you need, even more. The view is amazing and it has a very high quality and non-busy beach just footsteps away.” – Juan
“Place was great!! private beach! close to downtown! apartment has everything! Highly recommended! great view!Great host!” – Alexis
“Beautiful oceanfront apartment. Great location at the beach. Well equipped, it has everything you need. Adianice is a great host, friendly and available if we had questions. Will definitely will stay again when we return to Rincon.” – Maribel

#9 Sleek Studio Apartment With Views Of The Beach

# of Guests4
# of Bedrooms0
# of Bathrooms1
Nightly Price$118/night

High quality furnishings, lightwood flooring and perfectly straight lines in the décor that combine black, white and different tones of gray give this newly renovated apartment in the heart of San Juan a modern look that’s hard to beat. Any New York businessman would feel right at home here, but the two rooms and beds for four also make it a great place to book for you and your closest friends.

Here’s the description from Airbnb:

“Have dinner with views of the Atlantic Ocean in the distance from this newly-renovated, open-plan abode. Feeling like a boutique hotel suite, the studio space is modern with quartz countertops, vessel sinks, and plenty of natural light flowing in.”

Amenities

Free parking on premisesFull kitchenWasher
DryerElevatorAir conditioning
WifiTVBathroom essentials
Bedroom comfortsCoffee makerHair dryer

Reviews

“Francisco was great! Place was great! Puerto Rico is Great! My Wife is great!” – Guy
“Very comfortable two-night stay in Puerto Rico! Francisco’s place is clean, modern and ideally located close to many restaurants, bars and the beach.” – Christopher
“The place was nice, super close to the beach and various restaurants” – Kristin
“We loved our stay! This place was perfect for our 4 night stay. Safe and great location. We would love to stay here again!!” – Alison
“We very much enjoyed this newly renovated studio apartment, which is exactly as pictured. It was immaculately clean, spacious (for a studio), nicely furnished, and very comfortable. It is a block back from the beach, with a small view of the water.” – David

#10 Modern Oceanside Gem In Isla Verde

# of Guests2
# of Bedrooms1
# of Bathrooms1
Nightly Price$145/night

This small one-bedroom apartment is a gem right on the northern coast of PR. With a balcony overlooking the ocean, you’ll be treated to some astonishing sunsets while you enjoy a drink with your significant other after a long day touring the city. A big flat-screen TV, free Wi-Fi and air conditioning make guests feel right at home, but the amazing views constantly remind them that they’re in paradise.

Here’s the description from Airbnb:

“Sit down to breakfast at a hip dining table under sleek pendant lighting. Come back from the beach and recline on a sofa amid magical ocean-inspired art and decor in a sunny living area. Survey ocean views with a glass of wine on the covered balcony.”

Amenities

Self check-inFree parking on premisesFree street parking
Full kitchenWasherDryer
ElevatorAir conditioningWifi
TVBathroom essentialsBedroom comforts

Reviews

“Had a perfect stay at Hector’s place who is an amazing host. The view from the appartment is stunning, the place was very cleaned, safe, modern and very comfortable. We really enjoyed our stay. Highly recommended !” – Sandra
“This was our second time staying here and we were impressed, again. Very clean, up to date, and welcoming. The hosts are VERY responsive and friendly. The view is amazing. Like a magazine. And the location is great! We will be back again next year!” – Adriane
“Hectors’ place was just as described, looks as good if not better than the pictures. The building is very secure and the beach is literally your backyard. I enjoyed the decor and the house had all the essentials and then some.” – Terry
“Excellent view, friendly neighbors. The place was spotless, super clean. The shower is better and bigger than it looks. 100% Recommended.” – Brian
“What an amazing place!!!! From the moment you enter, you feel like you’re in paradise. The space, the decoration, the view… and the bathroom is a dream!!!! Hector is very responsive and friendly.” – Mirelys

#11 Charming Spanish House In Exclusive Street

# of Guests8
# of Bedrooms4
# of Bathrooms2
Nightly Price$185/night

Offering a chance to live a genuine Porto Rican experience, this restored and well-kept remnant of the Spanish colonial period is as charming as it is comfortable. The high ceilings, thick walls, arched doorways and terracotta patio combine with a more modern kitchen full of appliances and utensils, a washer, a dryer and other amenities to provide you and a big group of friends a homely base for your island explorations and also to enjoy the rich cultural and nightlife nearby.

Here’s the description from Airbnb:

“Enter through sturdy double doors and stride across terra cotta tiles to admire an atrium filled with plants. Pass under an archway to prepare meals in a historic colonial home. Sleep in air-conditioned bedrooms after exploring nearby cultural sites.”

Amenities

Self check-inFree parking on premisesKitchen
WasherDryerDishwasher
Room-darkening shadesAir conditioningPack ’n Play/travel crib
High chairBathtubWifi

Reviews

“Excellent stay. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay here. The location could not have been more perfect. The greeter was a lovely lady.” – Natalie
“If you are staying in San Juan, you have to stay here. No joke. Very safe, close to the action and the hosts were amazing. I will be back. ” – Shawn
“The house is steps away from shopping and dining in Old San Juan. The beds were the best we had during our entire trip! We look forward to coming back in the future.” – Heather
“This was a perfect house for our family, including our 3 grown children and our grand baby. The location was amazing… and having a place to park your car was more important than we could have imagined.” – Donna
“Rafael’s home was perfect for our party of 6. It was close to everything and looked exactly like the pictures. We had a great stay here before we got on a cruise. Definitely would recommend!” – Sherri

#12 Industrial Chic House Close To West Coast Beaches

# of Guests4
# of Bedrooms2
# of Bathrooms1
Nightly Price$79/night

Being further away from the beach and downtown, this property is able to offer ample space at a very good price. That’s not to mention the fact that this is one unique house with fun and charming decorations, spacious and comfortable rooms, and enough sitting space for everyone. With a vintage old-style kitchen with everything you need to cook the best meals and a dining room table for 8, this is a great place to book for you and your family and to host dinner parties for your friends whenever you want to.

Here’s the description from Airbnb:

“Cook in a kitchen with black cabinetry and serve meals under a black chandelier. While the interior is a blend of industrial and gothic decor, the outside is sunny and relaxing. Swing in a hammock strung between two conveniently placed palm trees.”

Amenities

Self check-inFree parking on premisesKitchen
WasherDryerAir conditioning
Garden or backyardWifiTV
Bathroom essentialsBedroom comfortsCoffee maker

Reviews

“We had a very nice stay at Bismal’s place. The house is very clean and comfortable. We did not meet Bismal but he was fast to answer any question.” – Nathalie
“This place was very clean and beautiful. The host is very helpful and kind made sure we were good and had everything we needed . Will definitely book again !!” – Elizabeth
“The place is beautiful and in a great location” – Adriana
“Great hospitality, the was was gorgeous and very clean!” – Lianara
“Loved it. Super fast with his response with communication. Super clean house.” – Jada
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