5 Airbnb Luxe listings you can book for your next luxurious vacation

Ready to splurge? Here are some of the most decadent properties that Airbnb Luxe has on its books.

Travellers from around the world have been counting on Airbnb for getting them amazing vacation rentals for over a decade now. It has almost made last-minute dingy hotel bookings a thing of past.

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Airbnb Luxe has some of the world’s most luxurious listings! Image: Courtesy Airbnb.

But in case you fall into the category of those discerning travellers who are always on a look out for luxurious listings offering extraordinary stay and bespoke services, the brand has ultra luxury retreats too! Airbnb Luxe specialises in the best high-end holiday homes across the world for the ones who have both wanderlust and deep pockets. We have the scoop on some of the most luxurious Airbnb Luxe listings you can book for your next vacay.

Carbon Beach Villa, Los Angeles

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Enjoy oceanfront luxury at its best! Image: Courtesy Airbnb.

LA’s Carbon Beach has rightly earned the sobriquet of “Billionaire’s Beach”. Almost 34 km from the Malibu coastline, it is home to some of the most expensive properties in the world, including the swanky oceanfront luxury villa listed on Airbnb Luxe. Built on stilts, right over top of the beach, private five-room rental boasts floor-to-ceiling windowed door, contemporary art, handpicked designer furniture, and high-end amenities. With outdoor deck, sun loungers, and a direct access to the beach, this Airbnb is the epitome of Malibu’s luxury lifestyle. Check it out here.

Villa Victoria, French Riviera

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The villa is designed meticulously with attention to details. Image: Courtesy Airbnb.

A luxury heaven hidden away between the popular Canoubiers Beach and the village of St Tropez, Villa Victoria has its own helipad so your arrival is as stylish as this breathtaking property itself! Expect to be in constant company of panoramic views of  Côte d’Azur, while a team of a private chef, a dedicated villa host, and a housekeeper makes sure each of your whims and fancies are well taken care of. Featuring six luxurious bedrooms, a heated pool, and a separate pool house with a kitchen and wine cellar, this is your ideal pick if you wish for some blissful secluded privacy but also want to be only a stone’s throw away from shopping hubs, restaurants, and superyachts. Check it out here.

Villa Windsong, Dominican Republic

Villa windsong
Sprawling no less than a secluded dreamland. Image: Courtesy Airbnb.

Your Caribbean holiday cannot get better than this. Jet off to Villa Windsong that sits like a fancy dream amid tropical gardens in Cabarete-Sosua, a world-class resort development along the Dominican Republic’s northern coast. With a private beach and several indoor and outdoor secluded spaces, it offers exquisite privacy in the midst of paradise. Savour long days bathing in the ocean, enjoy water sports, then rinse off in the alfresco shower and sip fresh coconut water (or bottomless champagne!) in the beachside gazebo. There’s a sumptuous lounge and four lavish rooms to retire after a long, fun day. Check it out here.

Casa Tau, Mexico

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Time for some sun and sand with family! Image: Courtesy Airbnb.

Nestled on the sandy beachfront of the prestigious Punta Mita neighbourhood in Mexico, Casa Tau is as relaxing and luxurious as it gets. Enjoy sun-soaked brilliance on white sand beaches, this ridiculously posh property spoils you with its 12 en-suite bedrooms, spacious outdoors, tennis court, gold course, cooling pool, hot tub, and what not! The five-building villa can sleep 27 guests in total and has an al fresco dining area along with a barbecue and stone pizza oven, so this is your perfect choice for large gatherings. Call the butler for any request, or tell the chef to whip up gourmet plates as you feast on breathtaking oceanside fairways. Bliss! Check it out here.

Nettleton House, Cape Town

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Art takes centre-stage at this one. Image: Courtesy Airbnb.

A hillside pool and lounge form a spacious theater with uninterrupted ocean views at this fully-staffed modern retreat near Clifton Beach in South Africa’s Cape Town. Right from your arrival with a welcome basket, to a heated hillside pool and a dedicated kid’s play room, Nettleton House with six rooms knows how to treat you and your family right. A private chef and butler will always beat your service.  Float in the heated pool, test your skills at the pizza oven or braai, relax in the steam room, or take a 10-minute drive to reach Lion’s Head — memories of a lifetime are guaranteed at this luxury Airbnb. Check it out here.

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