10 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Cuenca, Ecuador - Updated 2021

Airbnb Cuenca

When one looks at all the cities in Ecuador, unarguably, Cuenca is the most charming. Given the abundance of cobblestone streets, old and charming cathedrals, parks with a colonial feel and urban rivers, the city of Cuenca is a delight to everyone’s eyes. This city is located on a highland valley and is lucky to have a moderate climate all year round. Downtown Cuenca has been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site because of the abundance of historical buildings. The entire city is beautiful with blooming flowers, lush greenery as well as rushing waters. There are gorgeous mountains on all four sides along with a large Cajas National Park. If you are looking to visit the region, then check out some of the best Airbnbs in Cuenca, Ecuador to enjoy a fantastic holiday experience.

1. Luxury penthouse in historic centre (from USD 80)

Experience penthouse living, located in a prestigious neighborhood known as Gran Columbia. The location of this property is close to major tourist sights such as the Parque Calderon and Cathedral Immaculada. There are also amenities like supermarkets, restaurants and extensive transportation links close to the property. The entire apartment is fully furnished and comes with a functional kitchen. Free Wi-Fi is available on the premises. There are two bedrooms in this property, with a queen-sized bed in each of them.

Luxury Penthouse in Beautiful Historic 'El Centro'
Cuenca, Ecuador
17 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire condominium (condo) 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
excellent wifi satellite tv and dvd player
everything was clean and comfortable
both the host and manager were wonderful responsive and accommodating
best location; one block from the main square
what an incredible place it is a beautiful apartment located in the center of town
such a central location was an amazing to experience the beautiful city of cuenca
the penthouse is beautiful in a great location and very comfortable
quick walk to cafés restaurants and entertainment
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2. Gorgeous loft in a beautiful city (from USD 39)

Enjoy a fabulous location when you book this apartment which is located in the center of the city. Being set close to downtown Cuenca, the property enjoys spectacular mountain views as well as other amenities like a supermarket and a mall. There is one bedroom with a double bed which can sleep two people comfortably. Free parking and Wi-Fi are available on the premises.

114 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire loft 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
the bathroom was very clean and nicely renovated
the loft is new clean and tastefully decorated
the apartment is very nice clean and modern
everything was beautiful modern and clean
very nice place clean and modern with great amenities
elizabeth was a great host
we didn't see the host whilst we were there as the keys were left in the key safe
elizabeth was very accommodating to our needs and was very kind
elizabeth was very kind and helpful for making our last minute plans work out
great location and quiet
close to supermarket good restaurants park and just a short walk to downtown
nice loft apartment a short walk from the old town
it's a good place to stay if going to cuenca
quiet in a safe residential area
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3. Stunning unit in Cuenca’s beautiful colonial center (from USD 44)

This is a gorgeous penthouse which is located in the colonial center of the beautiful city of Cuenca. There are many major sights around the property such as the Parque Calderon and the blue domes of the New Cathedral. After a hard day out exploring this beautiful city, guests will be treated to a comfortable bed in their rooms. The apartment is generally spacious and bright, consisting of all the amenities one would need to be comfortable. Fiber-optic Wi-Fi and internet television is also made available for guests. Up to three guests can be accommodated here.

New Penthouse in Cuenca's Historic Center
78 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 3 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it includes a washer and dryer as well as a nice spacious balcony with table and chairs
the kitchen appliances washer and dryer wifi and tanlkess heater all worked great
the beds are comfortable and there are adequate closets
grace’s place is very comfortable for two to four people with modern amenities
the beds pillows and blankets were excellent the only down size was the amount of street noise
the apartment is spacious clean and decorated in a euro modern style
clean great beds great kitchen with everything you need
a great apartment spacious modern clean and well kept
the kitchen was nice clean and well equiped
stylish and clean apartment in middle of the city
our hosts were very accommodating and gracious
the hosts speak english if needed and are extremely gracious and friendly
grace's office is right downstairs and her staff was gracious and helpful when needed and never obtrusive
the apartment is clean and the host is very attentive to any questions you would have
grace and her husband nelson are top notch hosts
the location is is perfect
great location in the old town
beautiful apartment in excellent location
walking distance from beautiful cuenca architecture & cathedral
i highly recommend this location
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4. Modern apartment in a pleasant locality (from USD 63)

Come stay at this modern apartment which is fully equipped and contains all the amenities one would need. The property is in a peaceful and tranquil neighborhood where there are mainly retired foreigners. The property is close to amenities like a shopping center, restaurants, parks, and playgrounds. As such, kids will be suitably entertained as well. There are two bedrooms in the property and up to four people can be accommodated here.

Luxury only 7min from the historic center
Cuenca, Ecuador
43 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire loft 3 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
apartment is exactly as described and is very clean and comfortable
very comfortable spacious and clean
juan is so attentive with everything made us feel like we was at home thanks again for everything
juan is very responsive
great location: close to a big supermarket and taxi to center is about $2
great apartment in a very safe location
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5. Ground-floor furnished apartment

This is a three-bedroom apartment that is located on the ground floor. The apartment is fully furnished and contains the amenities guests would need to feel comfortable. The first two bedrooms in this apartment come with a queen-sized bed each and the third room comes with a double bed. Since the property is located in the center of the city, it is close to major sights and amenities like restaurants, cathedrals, and parks. Free Wi-Fi and parking are available on the premises.

Cuenca Ecuador Furnished Apartment
Cuenca, Azuay, Ecuador
51 reviews
Entire apartment 3 Beds 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
good size bedrooms with plenty of closet space and so many bathrooms
regina is a super host this place has a fully equipped kitchen with coffee maker blender
there were fresh roses on the table and coffee milk and beer in the fridge
the beds and linens were perfect
regina's apartment is spacious and comfortable with all the amenities one could wish for while traveling
the spacious clean and comfortable appt
the apartment was spacious clean and comfortable
the house is very big and very clean
the house was very spacious and clean for a family
regina and her apartment are amazing the entire place was super clean and has everything you could need
regina was a great host
excellent host and excellent apartment
regina was a gracious host
she is the ultimate host and now friend
regina is about the nicest host you could ask for
it was super close to the main square
the location is also amazing
great location just a short distance from the center of the historical center
this was the perfect location
the location is ideal as it is easy to walk to restaurants and all of the sights
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6. New apartment with panoramic views

Welcome to this new apartment which offers the best views of the city. From this apartment, one can enjoy panoramic views of the Cuenca and its surroundings. The apartment is elegantly furnished and contains top-notch furniture. There is a patio area in the apartment which comes with hammocks for relaxation. Free Wi-Fi and parking are available on the premises. Up to three people can be comfortably accommodated here.

La Colina Hospedaje & Relax Apartamento 04
Cuenca, Azuay, Ecuador
44 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

7. Comfortable apartment in a private condominium

This is a two-bedroom apartment which is set within a beautiful condominium. The apartment is fully furnished and contains amenities that one would need to feel comfortable. Up to five people can be accommodated here. The first bedroom comes with a queen-sized bed and the second bedroom comes with a single bed. The living area comes with a sofa bed. Free parking and Wi-Fi are available on the premises.

Departamento Cuenca. Sector Universidad del Azuay.
Cuenca, Azuay, Ecuador
42 reviews
Entire condominium 4 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
santiago's apartment is a nice place with all the amenities needed plus with a great view of the city
apartment was amazing with a spacious living room and a breathtaking view of cuenca
santiago went out of his way to be helpful and the condo was very clean
it’s located in a quiet residential neighborhood near the beautiful riverfront
excellent apartment great place and great location
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8. Beautiful house with a hot tub

Book this beautiful property which is set in a quiet part of Cuenca and close to amenities like supermarkets and restaurants. The property is also close to transportation network links and therefore easy to get around. The property has three bedrooms that come with private bathrooms and a hot tub. All bedrooms come with a queen-sized bed each. Free and fast internet connection is available here.

Cuenca, Azuay, Ecuador
49 reviews
Entire house 4 Beds 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
two tvs one large new smart tv in upstairs guest room
the room is modern and nice
this place is poorly clean
the house was not cleaned when we arrived nor we receive a quick solution
i like everything damian is good person friendly and attentive
so close to good restaurant
good location near grocery store
stylish accommodations very close to super maxi
the location is nice very safe and very private
beautiful place i will come back soon
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9. Oasis at the heart of Cuenca

This property is located in the heart of Cuenca, close to Central Park. Here, guests are placed close to major sightseeing landmarks along with dining establishments and entertainment venues. It is easy to get around the city from this property as there are many bus services and taxis that can be hailed. The rental of this property includes high-speed internet, appliances in the kitchen and other basic supplies. The bedroom comes with a queen bed while the living area comes with a single bed. Up to four people can be accommodated here.

Cuenca, Azuay, Ecuador
164 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
amazing view and cosy apartment
the interior is lovely and light bed good view beautiful
the apartment itself had a great view and was fairly quiet
from the living room window is an amazing view of one of the churches
beautiful apartment with a great view incredibly central
it was clean and spacious
clean spacious safe quiet
the place was really clean
it is clean spacious and perfectly located
reasonably priced very clean with everything we needed
nestor was a wonderful host
nestor was so kind and he is a very good host
the host was efficient and great
the best thing is probably nestor himself he's an awesome host
nestor was also very helpful and attentive to my needs
great location and very comfortable
perfect location and beautiful apartment
great location and very quiet for being right downtown
the location downtown is so great
the location of this place is excellent
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10. Apartment in Palermo Condos

Fancy a modern apartment which is fully furnished and elegant? If so, then this is the apt apartment for you. The apartment consists of all the basic amenities one would expect along with a laundromat. The condominium consists of amenities like a swimming pool, a gym, private parking, and multiple courts. What’s more, there’s even a cinema room for entertainment. There are three bedrooms, two of them with double beds and the third one with a single bed. Free parking and Wi-Fi are offered on the premises.

Apartment in Palermo Condos, Cuenca, 3 beds 2 bath
66 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire condominium (condo) 3 Beds 5 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment itself is very protected and offers a lot of amenities
the apartment is in a great location clean and spacious
atila is an excellent host very attentive and communicative
atila is a very helpful host and the apartment is very comfortable
atila is incredibly friendly and this apartment is absolutely beautiful
from the beginning he was very responsive and helpful
great experience and very convenient location
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Choose the perfect accommodation

Given the above list of comfortable accommodation, you should have no hesitation picking an Airbnb to stay at. Each accommodation is unique in its own right and meets travelers’ every need.

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