20 Most Luxurious Airbnbs Around the World

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Private Caribbean Island, Placencia, Belize
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HOW THE OTHER HALF TRAVELS

When it comes to luxurious accommodations, five-star hotels and lavish resorts aren't the only game in town. Airbnb offers some of the most interesting places to stay across the country — and, as it turns out, some of the most extravagant places you can rest your head all across the world, combining resort-worthy amenities with a ton of privacy and exclusivity. If you've got several grand to burn per night (or you just wish you did), take a gander at these 20 jaw-dropping Airbnbs.
Contemporary Riad, Marrakech, Morocco
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CONTEMPORARY RIAD

Marrakech, Morocco
Price per night: $999
Sumptuous decor and traditional details infuse this modern seven-bedroom riad outside Marrakech. After sipping traditional mint tea upon arrival, climb up to the rooftop terrace for panoramic views of the Atlas Mountains. Housekeeping service means you'll never be left wanting for clean sheets or towels, and optional chef service will keep you well-fed with traditional Moroccan dishes.

Contemporary Riad: Guided Excursions and Spa Services
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CONTEMPORARY RIAD: GUIDED EXCURSIONS AND SPA SERVICES

Unsure of what to do in Morocco? A concierge, included in your stay, can arrange mountain excursions, four-wheeler trips, guided trips to the famous Marrakech souk, or a range of spa services. Or you can just stay and take a swim in the peaceful, palm-lined outdoor pool, or relax in the steam bath.
Luxe Family-Friendly Lodge, Steamboat Springs, Colorado
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LUXE FAMILY-FRIENDLY LODGE

Steamboat Springs, Colorado
Price per night: $1,159
This warm and whimsical six-bedroom property near ski resorts proves luxury is for families, too. Your whole crew can warm up in front of the massive stone fireplace while you whip up dinner in a kitchen with double islands, copper farm sinks, professional appliances, and its own flat-screen TV. Then everyone can retire to six decked-out bedrooms, including a bunk room with tons of kid appeal; there's also a master with its own fireplace, a steam shower, and a jetted tub.

Luxe Family-Friendly Lodge: Home Theater and Hot Tub
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LUXE FAMILY-FRIENDLY LODGE: HOME THEATER AND HOT TUB

Once it's time to take a break from the slopes, just use the on-call shuttle service to come "home" and enjoy the entertainment-focused lower level. There's ping-pong, foosball, a pool table, a full wet bar, a home theater with a massive screen and recliners, and even your very own 14-foot climbing wall. Oh, and don't forget the hot tub on the porch.
Private Caribbean Island, Placencia, Belize
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PRIVATE CARIBBEAN ISLAND

Placencia, Belize
Price per night: $2,000
If you really want to get away from it all, a private island awaits off the coast of southern Belize. The five-bedroom compound on Little Harvest Caye is a five-minute boat ride from the mainland, but no worries — you'll have your own boat and driver any time you want a taste of civilization. On-island amenities include ensuite bathrooms, a private study, a chef, maid service, kayaks, paddleboards, and more.

Private Caribbean Island: Freshwater Pool and Full Bar
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PRIVATE CARIBBEAN ISLAND: FRESHWATER POOL AND FULL BAR

Of course you'll get your own private beach on your own private island. There's also a sleek freshwater pool with a tanning ledge, hammock chairs, and plenty of loungers. Retreat under the thatched roof when you've gotten too much sun and grab a drink from the full bar.
Modern Hamptons Hideaway, East Hampton, New York
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MODERN HAMPTONS HIDEAWAY

East Hampton, New York
Price per night: $2,400
Far from your typical weathered beach house, this contemporary compound on 3 acres in the Hamptons is a fusion of glass, wood, and dramatic angles. Up to 12 guests can enjoy six bedrooms, an ultra-modern kitchen, expansive deck, media room, gym, wine cellar, and unspoiled views of the lush surroundings.

Modern Hamptons Hideaway: Tennis Court and Jacuzzi
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MODERN HAMPTONS HIDEAWAY: TENNIS COURT AND JACUZZI

Fancy a game of tennis? You'll have your very own court here. After your match, take a dip in the heated gunite outdoor pool, relax in the Jacuzzi, or head indoors to sweat it out in the steam room.
Oceanfront Oregon Estate, Gold Beach, Oregon
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OCEANFRONT OREGON ESTATE

Gold Beach, Oregon
Price per night: $2,500
Crafted from stone and old-growth logs, this impressive four-bedroom estate is a luxe perch that offers panoramic views of the rugged southern Oregon coast. Rustic luxury abounds in the cavernous living room, filled with leather furniture and cozy rugs. The master suite has its own imposing fireplace, a freestanding tub with ocean views, and a stone shower unlike any other.

Oceanfront Oregon Estate: Helicopter Pad and Theater
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OCEANFRONT OREGON ESTATE: HELICOPTER PAD AND THEATER

The grounds include a pond with a boat dock, your very own helicopter pad, and a decked-out home cinema. If you're into cars, there's even a "man's garage" with a checkered floor where you can tinker until your heart's content.
Historic Synagogue Townhome, New York City
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HISTORIC SYNAGOGUE TOWNHOME

New York City
Price per night: $2,500
This four-bedroom East Village townhome is more than luxurious — as a former synagogue, it's historic and dazzlingly unique at every turn. The living room has 22-foot ceilings and exposed brick, and the master bathroom features a steam shower and freestanding whirlpool tub surrounded by hand-poured glass tiles. Don't worry, foodies: There's a gourmet kitchen and a wine room, too.

Historic Synagogue Townhome: Roof Deck and Hot Tub
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HISTORIC SYNAGOGUE TOWNHOME: ROOF DECK AND HOT TUB

Great outdoor spaces can be hard to find in New York City, but here you'll have access to not one but two 400-square-foot decks. On one, a party deck, you'll find a hot tub and a rose wall. A separate roof deck is the perfect spot for al fresco dining or sunbathing.
Posh Rio Retreat, Angra dos Reis, Brazil
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POSH RIO RETREAT

Angra dos Reis, Brazil
Price per night: $2,850
Swanky and modern, this newly built beach home just east of Rio de Janeiro boasts five bedrooms, all with views of the Atlantic. Aside from the eye-popping indoor and outdoor living spaces, there's a game room, fitness room, and wine cellar. A cook is also on hand to make paella for you and up to nine of your friends. If you really want to splash out, arrive in style on a helicopter — this place even has its own helipad.

Posh Rio Retreat: Private Beach and Heated Infinity Pool
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POSH RIO RETREAT: PRIVATE BEACH AND HEATED INFINITY POOL

Who has time for crowded Brazilian beaches? You can relax on your own private beach here: Just take a short stroll down the steps right outside the door. If you don't feel like getting sand in between your toes, the heated infinity pool beckons.
Tranquil Thai Estate, Kamala, Thailand
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TRANQUIL THAI ESTATE

Kamala, Thailand
Price per night: $2,946
After one look at the infinity pool and Jacuzzi at this nine-bedroom villa near Phuket, you may never want to set foot on the beach. The modern indoor living spaces open seamlessly onto terraces overlooking the Andaman Sea, and all beds have mosquito nets that let you enjoy the ocean breeze, bug-free, all night. If you actually want to spend any time indoors, a game room, media room, and more await.

Tranquil Thai Estate: Massages and Fitness Room
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TRANQUIL THAI ESTATE: MASSAGES AND FITNESS ROOM

Stay three nights or more and you'll get a complimentary hour-long massage, as well as a fleet of staffers at your beck and call, including a housekeeper and chef. You can also unwind at the state-of-the-art fitness room, which includes a sensory deprivation tank.
Charming Victorian Manor, Cannington, England
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CHARMING VICTORIAN MANOR

Cannington, England
Price per night: $3,130
This 21-room Victorian estate in the Somerset countryside is popular wedding venue because of its bucolic setting. You'll have your run of eight adjoining properties, including the main manor house, three cottages, and tower apartments. The formal gardens include a stocked fishing lake and a tennis court. And what country estate would be complete without an elegant pool in a glass house?

Charming Victorian Manor: Outdoor Games and Sauna
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CHARMING VICTORIAN MANOR: OUTDOOR GAMES AND SAUNA

No need to lie around — there's a gym and a game room, of course, or you can breathe in that fresh country air while enjoying a game of giant chess, croquet, badminton, miniature cricket, boules, or basketball. Retreat to the hot tub or sauna when you're ready for some rest.
Florida Boredom-Buster, Orlando, Florida
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FLORIDA BOREDOM-BUSTER

Orlando, Florida
Price per night: $3,242
This gleaming Orlando villa has 14 bedrooms that can accommodate up to 34 guests, two gourmet kitchens, and includes a never-ending list of amenities. Of course, to use them, you'll have to get out of the custom swimming pool with a lazy river, bridge, and sunken bar.

Florida Boredom-Buster: Bowling Alley and Home Cinema
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FLORIDA BOREDOM-BUSTER: BOWLING ALLEY AND HOME CINEMA

You'll never be bored here, and that's even if you opt out of the world-class theme parks that are just a short drive away. There's a private basketball court, a game room, a home cinema with a 150-inch screen, a gym, and even your own two-lane bowling alley.
Modern Swiss Chalet, Gstaad, Switzerland
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MODERN SWISS CHALET

Gstaad, Switzerland
Price per night: $4,059
The Alpine views just out your door at this sleek seven-bedroom chalet are breathtaking, but going inside won't disappoint, either. You'll be surrounded by oodles of warm wood and luxurious fur blankets, and a ski room with its own heated boot warmers awaits when you're done on the slopes. There's also a gourmet kitchen, contemporary fireplace, and magazine-worthy bathrooms.

Modern Swiss Chalet: Indoor Pool and Steam Bath
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MODERN SWISS CHALET: INDOOR POOL AND STEAM BATH

An indoor pool with mood lighting and a waterfall? Sign us up. But that's not all. After your swim, you can really unwind in the hammam, or steam bath, with twinkling lights up above.
Off-Beat Opulence, Cape Town, South Africa
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OFF-BEAT OPULENCE

Cape Town, South Africa
Price per night: $4,236
Who says luxury can't be quirky? Both eclectic and over the top, five-bedroom Blackwood Manor is minutes from Cape Town. Surrounded by koi ponds, it has a treehouse feel and plentiful views of a nearby nature reserve. Inside, rooms range from rustic to modern, and amenities include a gym with an industrial feel, a game room, and a huge bathroom with tilework so elaborate that it has to be seen to be believed.

Off-Beat Opulence: Fish Tank and Water Slide
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OFF-BEAT OPULENCE: FISH TANK AND WATER SLIDE

A massive tropical fish tank serves as a room divider — you can see it from many spaces, including the sauna and even the wine cellar. Outside, the L-shaped pool has a Jacuzzi, a water slide, a swinging rope to jump from, and even a tree you can climb up right in the middle of the water.
Villa With a View, Florence, Italy
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VILLA WITH A VIEW

Florence, Italy
Price per night: $4,404
Formerly owned by the Medici family, this seven-bedroom villa hosts up to 14 people and boasts a postcard-perfect view of Florence. Stare slack-jawed at the manicured gardens, dripping flowers, statues, gazebos, solarium, and elegant furnishings. Or just stuff your face — a cook will be at your disposal.

Villa With a View: Private Chapel And Terraced Gardens
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VILLA WITH A VIEW: PRIVATE CHAPEL AND TERRACED GARDENS

One of the villa's most unique features: A small, ornate chapel on the property that can seat 30 guests for intimate weddings. Receptions, of course, can be held on site in the terraced gardens overlooking Florence.
Avant-Garde Spanish Manor, Alcudia, Spain
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AVANT-GARDE SPANISH MANOR

Alcudia, Spain
Price per night: $4,878
Where to start? This eight-bedroom villa with Mediterranean views features cutting-edge Italian design at every turn. Arrive in style using the private helipad, and explore amenities that include a wine cellar, home cinema, library, gardens, tennis court, and what might be the world's most gorgeous master bathroom.

Avant-Garde Spanish Manor: 'Wellness Oasis'
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AVANT-GARDE SPANISH MANOR: 'WELLNESS OASIS'

As if a choice of both an indoor or outdoor pool isn't enough, the house also features a "wellness oasis" with a whirlpool, steam bath, whirlpool, massage shower, fitness room, and massage table. If you really want to get away from it all, there's even a sensory deprivation tank.
Fairway Fantasy, Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
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FAIRWAY FANTASY

Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
Price per night: $4,900
Receding walls and windows in nearly every room of this five-bedroom golf-course villa allow for eye-popping views of lush resort grounds and the Pacific Ocean beyond. The luxurious master suite includes direct access to the lanai and magnificent infinity pool, plus a bathroom with a stone bathtub and TV, a triple-headed indoor shower, and a private rainforest outdoor shower.

Fairway Fantasy: World-Class Golfing and Beach Massages
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FAIRWAY FANTASY: WORLD-CLASS GOLFING AND BEACH MASSAGES

If you're a golfer, you're in luck: The villa sits on the fairway of the Hualalai Golf Course, designed by Jack Nicklaus. Your personal concierge can arrange your tee time, of course, or for any other activities, from scenic hikes to a beachside massage at the nearby Four Seasons Resort.
Mansion in the Mountains, Aspen, Colorado
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MANSION IN THE MOUNTAINS

Aspen, Colorado
Price per night: $7,000
Enjoy sweeping mountain views from the floor-to-ceiling windows of this seven-bedroom mansion, just a quick drive to downtown Aspen and all the skiing you can handle. It sleeps 16 guests, with amenities including a private tennis court, gym, wine cellar, movie room, and gourmet kitchen.

Mansion in the Mountains: Indoor Swimming Pool
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MANSION IN THE MOUNTAINS: INDOOR SWIMMING POOL

Want to warm up after a long day at the slopes? It won't be a problem. You'll have access to an indoor swimming pool with a TV, a Jacuzzi, a steam room, and five fireplaces. The garage is heated, and so is the driveway. Who needs shovels when you're living this large?
Beachfront Refuge In Bali, Kerambitan, Indonesia
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BEACHFRONT REFUGE IN BALI

Kerambitan, Indonesia
Price per night: $7,824
Bring a friend — or 19 friends — to enjoy the best of Bali at this 10-bedroom complex, set amid lush landscaped gardens overlooking the Indian Ocean. Dark wood, minimalist decor, and spa-like bathrooms with outdoor showers make for a serene feel, and there are not one but four — yes, four — infinity pools all over the complex.

Beachfront Refuge In Bali: Private Spa And Helicopter
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BEACHFRONT REFUGE IN BALI: PRIVATE SPA AND HELICOPTER

Indulge in a massage at the estate's very own private spa room after working out in the gym, or grab a book for quiet contemplation in the library. You'll benefit from butler service, and if you need to make a quick getaway, just summon your helicopter to the private helipad.
Celeb-Worthy Malibu Mansion, Malibu, California
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CELEB-WORTHY MALIBU MANSION

Malibu, California
Price per night: $8,000
Live like a star at this six-bedroom gated Malibu estate, offering near-panoramic Pacific views and just about every conceivable luxury. Inside, you'll find high-end furnishings, sparkling chandeliers, a gleaming chef's kitchen, and a master bath that's bigger than most bedrooms. Outside, the infinity pool, fire pits, palms, and immaculate loungers beckon for plenty of Instagram-worthy relaxation. You'll also have access to a private beach club.

Celeb-Worthy Malibu Mansion: Wine Cave And Theater
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CELEB-WORTHY MALIBU MANSION: WINE CAVE AND THEATER

If you bring yourself to head indoors, grab a drink at the swanky rec-room bar, check out the massive wine cave, or catch a new release in the swanky home theater. Of course, there's also a full workout room, sauna, steam room, and massage room.
Swank Miami Villa, Miami
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SWANK MIAMI VILLA

Miami
Price per night: $8,542
Splash out on this swank, balcony-bedecked eight-bedroom Miami home and you'll have all the privacy you need, just minutes from South Beach, downtown, and other hot spots. Inside, you'll find plenty of cool stone floors, white leather furniture, and a kitchen sleek enough for any gourmet chef. There's also a game room with a massive flat-screen TV.

Swank Miami Villa: Pool With a View
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SWANK MIAMI VILLA: POOL WITH A VIEW

Unwind in the hot tub, bar, or pool overlooking Biscayne Bay once you need a break from Miami's infamous nightlife. Be sure to bring your yacht — the villa has a dock that can accommodate up to a 50-footer.
Chateau de Farcheville, Bouville, France
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CHATEAU DE FARCHEVILLE

Bouville, France
Price per night: $22,022
Straight out of a fairy tale, this French castle has 22 opulent bedrooms with plenty of period decor, a staggering 34 bathrooms, and plenty of "concealed doorways, hidden passages and secret rooms." Adding to the intrigue: There are even medieval prison cells near the underground wine cellar.

Chateau de Farcheville: Indoor Pool and Cinema Room
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CHATEAU DE FARCHEVILLE: INDOOR POOL AND CINEMA ROOM

Once you're done exploring the cobblestone courtyard, exterior moat, and lush grounds beyond, come inside to unwind in an indoor pool sheltered by a soaring glass ceiling. Want to catch a movie? The cinema room could easily double for a historic theater.

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