We’re all for staying in an Airbnb for that home away from home feeling, cozy, gorgeous spaces, and high-end amenities, but now things have gone to a whole new level. Insert Airbnb Luxe, the latest Airbnb retreat-style category changing the game one castle, beachfront villa, and penthouse stay at a time. Enjoy 35 of our favorite ultra-luxury Airbnb locations throughout Europe.
Spend blissfully lazy days in the Split Riviera along the shores of the Adriatic. This newly constructed contemporary villa comes with a private indoor-outdoor pool, direct sea access, an open floor plan, and some seriously next-level views.
There are few destinations more picturesque than the Greek Islands and this oceanfront Cycladic house minutes from Mykonos is no exception. With five bedrooms each with an en suite bathroom and ocean views, multiple alfresco dining areas, breezy open interiors, and a stunning infinity pool this home is perfect for entertaining your crew.
Spare no expense at this 13 bedroom, 16 bathroom Baroque beauty in the hills of Tuscany. Manicured gardens, sun loungers surrounded by a lemon grove, a private tennis court, two well-appointed Tuscan kitchens, and claw foot tubs are just scratching the surface of a luxury stay. Which also comes with a chef and waiter for next-level private Italian dinner parties, and no shortage of incredible wines, of course.
In the heart of Lisbon, within walking distance to some of our favorite neighborhoods in the city lies this grand 16 bedroom property merging Century-old aesthetics with modern amenities. Azulejo tiled walls, stucco ceilings, and polished wood floors highlight the interior while a shaded terrace and private pool draw you back outside. If you can pull yourself away from the property make the 25 minute trip to Sintra to explore one of Europe’s most beautiful castles.
Villa Preciosa is a 7 bedroom resort-style property perched high above the Mediterranean Sea on a secluded 1,800 square meter estate surrounded by olive and citrus groves. Coastal white interiors are punctuated by pops of boldly colored furniture and pieces of modern artwork. The home is designed to host, with tier terraces and two separate guest apartments, making it the perfect setting for a tapas-style feast.
This elegant Victorian-era garden home is located in the heart of South Kensington, London’s art hub and one of its most exclusive neighborhoods. A columned entrance greets you as you enter the light-filled 5 bedroom 4 bathroom home with parquet floors, marble countertops, deep soak tubs. Step through the backdoors and into your own private courtyard oasis perfect for unwinding (preferably with a Pimm’s Cup in hand) after a day exploring the city
There are few things more decadent than booking a stay at an 18th-century French chateau in Provence, especially one as picturesque as this 9 bedroom, 9 bathroom masterpiece near Mont Ventoux. From the moment you pass the entry gardens complete with antique fountains, you’ll feel as if you’ve stepped back in time to the lavish days of kings and queens.