12 Best Airbnbs In Alicante, Spain - Updated 2024

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Alicante is the capital of Costa Blanca, a coastal region in east Spain well-known for its stretches of gleaming white sand beaches dotted with luxurious villas. The city’s historic old town area, El Barrio, is a delightful place to wander with its narrow cobbled streets, charming buildings, and welcoming locals. This is also where you will find the city’s best tapas and cocktails in bars and restaurants that come alive in the evenings. There are several other attractions in the city and its outskirts such as the magnificent medieval castle, Castillo de Santa Barbara, the city’s main promenade La Explanada de Espana and MARQ Provincial Archaeological Museum. Of course, there are numerous beaches as well that you can explore and find plenty of interesting things to do. Finding a place to stay gets easier with this list of the best Airbnbs in Alicante, Spain, so read on.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on May 19, 2024.

1. Bright and spacious apartment near Postiguet Beach (from USD 126)

If you’re going on a vacation in Alicante, Spain, with your significant other, this wonderful apartment is a comfortable accommodation for two guests. It’s situated in the part of town where guests can easily reach the coastal towns’ main attraction—the beach! This means you will have easy access to the beautiful sceneries and the numerous outdoor activities.

The cozy vacation rental consists of a bedroom with one double bed, a living area with a sofa bed and TV, a dining area, and a fully equipped modern kitchen. Other amenities to enjoy include WiFi access, air-conditioning, and heating.

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Alicante, Valencian Community, Spain
567 meters (0.4 ft) from Santa Bárbara Castle
189 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
modern amenities and very clean with well working air conditioning
apartment was great it's exactly like the photos
in the old town good restaurants great ice cream just down the street clean tidy comfortable
since everything in the apartment was perfect as described we didn't need to contact him again
nice clean and quiet apartment
the apartment is very clean and professionally maintained
very nice clean and comfortable - highly recommended
the apartment itself was spacious clean and well-located
the apartment was same as on the pictures clean and nice
good host and very welcoming
the host was very helpful with everything and replied to me quickly when i needed information
excellent location 24-hour check-in and check-out small but comfortable really quick and friendly responses from the host
brilliant location close to everything
the location is great
location is perfect though
great location and all worked perfectly
great apartment in a great location
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2. Elegant penthouse apartment near popular tourist sites (from USD 105)

For some of the best views in town, book a stay in this wonderful penthouse apartment with a balcony. The place can accommodate up to two guests, perfect for couples or solo travelers. It’s more than just the incredible views, though, as it’s practically filled with everything you need to ensure comfort and convenience including WiFi, air-conditioning, heating, a TV, and a fully equipped kitchen.

It’s located in the heart of the old town, which means you can easily get to the numerous town amenities like shops, restaurants, and bars. The beach, port, and market are also just a few minutes away by foot.

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Alicante, Comunidad Valenciana, Spain
487 meters (0.4 ft) from Santa Bárbara Castle
469 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire loft 3 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there’s no elevator but the view is worth it very spacious and comfortable
the descriptions and photos give a true representation of the apartment
juan supplies towels and a hairdryer apartment very well equipped with air con too
we had a great stay and can recommend the apartment
breakfast was great because we were able to feel the sunshine while sitting outside
the flat very cosy and very clean
we enjoyed the space it was lovely and clean
perfect location for us to explore alicante clean bright with everything we needed
wonderful host in juan
host was really friendly and helpful
juan is a very nice host
the host juan was flexible and friendly
juan was very nice and helpful host
great location really close to the beach and center
great location worth the value
really nice apartment the location is perfect
the airport was also very easy to get to - only 30 minutes by bus
great location to see alicante and also its surroundings
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3. Comfortable apartment with all essentials (from USD 75)

This two-bedroom Airbnb in Alicante, Spain, is well-located close to the beach and with tram and bus stops nearby. The apartment can host up to four guests and includes facilities such as a full kitchen fitted with updated conveniences. The highlight of the apartment is its living room which has large windows offering great views of the sea.

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Alicante , Alicante, Spain
2.51 km (1.6 mi) from Santa Bárbara Castle
296 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a beautiful apartment with all the amenities that you could need and a lovely view of the sea
great apartment with amazing views and modern fittings
you will find a really good apartment with all necessary equipment
the apartment of brayan has a very nice view
such a great apartment with everything you could possibly need along with nice ocean views
very clean and nice appartment oceanside
great place very clean and well presented
spotless clean and great amenities
great apartment clean nicely decorated and everything you need
it is newly renovated and very clean and stylish
brayan is the excellent host
brayan is a great host and very helpful
parking was excellent and host was attentive and on time
very helpful and accommodating host
brayan has been an amazing host very flexible very helpful and is quick to respond
we would definitely recommend the location
fantastic apartment in a great quiet location
great location with bus stop right outside into alicante town centre
wish we had found more airbnb places like this for a great price
within walking distance of alicante if you are reasonably fit
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4. Colourful studio in city center (from USD 103)

Stay in the midst of Alicante’s lively city centre and enjoy access to chic restaurants and bars as well as tram and bus stops. This modern studio with sleek interiors hosts up to two guests and is perfect for couples. Guests have access to a full kitchen, a bathroom, and a double bed. Other amenities include a TV with cable, washer, and a Nespresso machine.

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Alicante, Comunidad Valenciana, Spain
1.18 km (0.8 mi) from Santa Bárbara Castle
227 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
perfect example on how to turn a small space apartment into airy and bright studio
the apartment of angel and nuria is perfect both for business and also to enjoy alicante
it's even better than a 5 stars hotel room
such sweet touches through apartment
comfortable bed and shower
really nice and clean appartment
it was very clean
nice clean and well decorated studio
the studio is very clean and comfortable
looked really clean and tidy
host is nice and answers quick
angel was very responsive to my requests and questions
angel is a great host and answers really quick
they were nice and very helpful with all the questions we had
hosts are available at any time and helpful
location of the apartment was good and close by everything
perfect location everything was within walking distance
the location was perfect
great location 5 minute walk from the train station and pretty central to everything in alicante
location of the apartment was perfect too being walking distance to everything
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5. Studio apartment near beach (from USD 76)

Located at a walkable distance from the beach, this one-bedroom apartment comes with a terrace offering great views of the city of Alicante as well as the sea. Accommodating up to two guests, the apartment comes with a separate bedroom as well as a kitchenette with basics and a living area. You will find everything easily accessible given its location including restaurants, theatres, and bus and tram stops.

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Alicante, Comunidad Valenciana, Spain
1.28 km (0.8 mi) from Santa Bárbara Castle
312 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the balcony and the view are just stunning the kitchenette and bathroom are well equipped
breakfast on balcony with best views in town from floor 25
the view from fernando’s apartment is truly breathtaking
the balcony is big and you have breakfast with the warm morning sun perfect
super apartment super location with fabulous sea and city views numerous excellent restraunts nearby
it was very clean and tidy
apartment was clean and welcoming
vwry nice bright and clean appartment in one of the highest buildings in town
it had everything we needed and was very clean and well equipped
kitchen and bathroom were clean
fernando is a great host provides quick responses and great local tips
fernsbdo is a great host always available
a great host with very good communications
fernando was very helpful and friendly he’s a super host
the host fernando is very nice and responds very quickly
this place is in a great location
this apartment is in an ideal location to see alicante and also travel around on public transport
great place well located we really enjoyed our time at this place while exploring the city
good central point to explore further afield
the most ideal place a couple could stay in
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6. Plush, modern apartment with fantastic views (from USD 117)

Modern and chic this newly updated one-bedroom Alicante Airbnb is situated on the 29th floor of a high rise complex, just outside the old town. Featuring the latest amenities and contemporary decor, the apartment is a classy option for up to two guests. The apartment includes access to a sleek fully equipped kitchen with all modern conveniences. The living room comes with a window offering spectacular views of the city and the sea as well. The apartment is also conveniently located, with the bus and tram stops a few minutes away and restaurants, bars and supermarkets all easily accessible.

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Alicante, Comunidad Valenciana, Spain
1.2 km (0.8 mi) from Santa Bárbara Castle
173 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful apartment with stunning views
bed very comfortable and great views over the city
the apartment has a great view over the whole city
lovely apartment with a stunning view
absolutely beautiful room with a breath taking view
very clean and cozy
very clean and great equipments
the apartment was very modern and clean
really nice and clean apartment with great amenities
the space is very clean and had everything i needed to enjoy my stay
the hosts were very kind and helpful
the hosts were very positive and friendly they went the extra mile to make us feel welcome
amazing view and owners hospitality is totally garantie that everyone enjoy this apartment and alicante
very friendly and helpful
best location possible bus and tram station nearby
the location is perfect near grocery stores restaurants shopping and the train station
great location for exploring alicante
great location right in the centre of alicante
a lovely studio apartment in a fantastic location
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7. Homey loft near old town (from USD 82)

This renovated loft is a surprisingly spacious offering a bedroom, a living area, and a full kitchen. The loft can accommodate up to three guests thanks to an extra sofa bed. A cute terrace adjoining the living area offers great views of the surrounding streets and buildings. The studio is located near the old town, very close to pubs, restaurants, and also Central Market.

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Alicante, Spain
506 meters (0.4 ft) from Santa Bárbara Castle
427 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire loft 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
on the small balcony you can have fantastic breakfast
very cozy and functional and perfect with a small balcony for breakfast or just a glass of wine
in winter the heating is not sufficient but the bed was super comfy with a huge duvet
sleept like a queen loved the bed the balcony is such a treat highly recommended
nice large open appartment (no walls except a seperate very nice bathroom) very spacious
the apartment was very clean and cosy
this loft was clean comfortable & spacious
paola's place is beautiful clean and tranquil
paola's apartment is very clean and very modern
it's a beautiful place and also clean and quiet
the flat is very spacious and paola the owner put together a lovely list of tipps
paola was the perfect host
a great place with a great host
her friend jon showed us the flat and was super helpful and kind
great spot and super host
flats location is really good
the location is great
perfectly located it’s close from everything
supermarket close by as is the fabulous central market
a great family location
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8. Tasteful studio in old town (from USD 142)

This charming studio is housed inside a building that dates back to the 19th century. Completely renovated with modern features, the apartment features classy decor and comfy furnishings. It can accommodate up to three guests (one double bed plus a large sofa bed). Airy and well-lit, the studio also includes a small terrace where you can chill and enjoy the sights of the old town, Santa Cruz, around you.

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Alacant, Comunidad Valenciana, Spain
459 meters (0.3 ft) from Santa Bárbara Castle
352 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the wifi works great and reliable
it is new and light and has great features that makes it very cozy
rocio’s apartment is just lovely compact warm and central under magnificent views of santa barbara castle
this is a fantastic apartment beautifully designed with really good use of space and lots of stylish touches
a very stylish and modern apartment in a picture perfect part of the old town
it was immaculately clean and had everything we required
beautifully clean comfortable and welcoming
fantastic apartment spotless and with everything you need
the apartment looks amazing and it was sparkly clean when we got there
the apartment was very new modern and sparking clean
host was very helpful
rocio was a great host
she is very helpful
rocio was very responsive and a great host
great host too who was very attentive to our needs
location is great and central
the location was excellent
perfect location in the old town in easy walking distance to everything
super house in a super location
nice apartment in great location
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9. Bright apartment with floor-length windows (from USD 82)

This chic Alicante, Spain, Airbnb stands out for its contemporary-style decor and its incredible views of the sea from the full-size glass windows fitted in both the living room and the bedroom. The two-bedroom apartment can host up to four guests, with a bunk bed being available in addition to a double bed. The house includes a full kitchen as well as a living space fitted with a TV. The apartment offers direct access to nearby beaches and markets are close by. There’s also a tram stop close by making transit into the city easy.

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Alacant, Comunidad Valenciana, Spain
2.46 km (1.6 mi) from Santa Bárbara Castle
316 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 3 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment has fantastic views of the sea
it was a lovely apartment and the sea views never got boring
great views from the living room and bed room
the views are stunning and the apartment is well equipped with everything you need
the view from my apartment is absolutely gorgeous
everything was clean and tidy
everything tidy and clean
it's very clean and well set out
the apartment itself is very clean and well equipped
everything was clean and as described on the website
julio is a welcoming host
awesome host welcoming and accomodating
julio is a great host
julio is a great host
julio is a great host
location made for easy access to the city
fabulous location and comfortable living quarters
the location is pretty good the public beach is about a 15 minute walk from the apartment
the apartment was in a great location
don't try to walk to the city center at night it's a long walk better take the tram
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10. Upgraded studio within traditional house (from USD 108)

This Airbnb in Alicante near the beach features modern decor in a traditional Spanish house giving it a unique vibe. The one-bedroom apartment can host up to three guests thanks to the availability of a comfy sofa bed in the living room. Other facilities available include a full kitchen and a spacious bathroom. The studio is located on Calle San Rafael, a welcoming neighbourhood where you will feel like a local.

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Alacant, Comunidad Valenciana, Spain
376 meters (0.3 ft) from Santa Bárbara Castle
344 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
nice apartment in a quiet area with air conditioning
great location near city center wifi strength can be improved
you can simply put your table outside your front door and enjoy these amazing alicante's oldtown street stairs
the apartment is quite small but perfect for a couple and very modern
hot water and clean towels plentiful
house is beautiful and spotlessly clean
perfectly clean in a recently renovated place
the bedroom and bathroom were nice and clean same for the kitchen
very clean and nicely located apartment
great host to communicate with
rocio is a great host who is quick to respond to any questions you have
rocio is a really lovely host
lovely place lovely spot and great host thank you
great host very attentive and responsive
very cute house in a great location
great location for the old town
amazing location and lovely apartment
the location was excellent close to bars shops and local transport
perfect place in the cutest spanish street close to everything we needed
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11. Charming casita with wonderful city views

Opt for this casita if you would like the experience of staying in old Alicante. Fully renovated but still retaining its traditional charm, this casita is split into two floors with the ground floor having an open layout with a full kitchen and living space. The first floor has a bedroom with its own small private terrace overlooking the city. The top floor offers yet another sun terrace that features gorgeous views of the old town and also the beach. The casita is located to close to everything including Mercado Central (the covered fresh produce market). Please do note the house is located in a pedestrian-only area and that access is via a flight of stairs.

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Alicante, Comunidad Valenciana, Spain
379 meters (0.3 ft) from Santa Bárbara Castle
204 reviews  
Entire townhouse 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
an absolutely beautiful apartment with fantastic amenities views and spectacular roof terrace
loved our stay at the casita enjoyed the kitchen and pantry amenities available
cozy perfectly located with a rooftop terrace and views over the entire city
lovely little place with loads of character great facilities with great views from the terraces
the apartment itself is also great and the pictures were accurate
flat was clean and the communication with jonathan very good
the apartment is clean comfy and well equipped
a very clean and fun apartment to stay in
exquisitely furnished and clean
very clean appartment we loved the rooftop
jonathan was a great host
jonathan was a great host
jonathan is a great host and communicaties smoothly and accurately
jonathan is the perfect host he even helped to carry the suitcases
great apartment host and city
super close to everything
very good location and walking distance from shops and restaurants
great house in a fantastic location
location is very close to many wonderful restaurants and pubs
it is located in a beautiful area close to many bars and restaurants
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12. Delightful suite inside old town

Stay in a fully updated guest suite located in the city centre surrounded by Alicante’s pretty cobbled streets. The suite, though part of a larger apartment, guarantees full privacy and features a cosy bedroom with its own terrace, a living room with a TV and a small kitchenette fitted with basics. The terrace overlooks a charming street and is the perfect setting for relaxing with a drink! The apartment’s prime location puts you within walking distance of both the beach and the liveliest part of the town as well.

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Alicante, Comunidad Valenciana, Spain
407 meters (0.3 ft) from Santa Bárbara Castle
73 reviews  
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment looks exactly like on the photos
that means you find a pleasant waterfall shower brand cosmetics and two balconies
sofa great and bed superb
the apartment is great comfy bed & couch sunny & quiet
we loved our stay at martins apartment
super clean and beautiful
the flat is clean fairly big
the apartment was super clean and beautifully decorated
the apartment is spotless and perfect for a couple
martin's place is a 5/5 on cleanliness location communication local tips and value
martin is an excellent host
martin is an amazing host
martin was an amazing host
martin is a great host
martin is a great and nice host
the location is superb
very good location and interesting suggestions
creat place nice location and everything is on walking distance
great space close to everything
a beautiful apartment in the ideal location
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Enjoy the attractions of a beautiful vibrant city

With its classic Spanish old-town feel, Alicante offers a wonderful opportunity to enjoy the country’s traditional culture. Be sure to take a ride on the Alicante Tram which is an unforgettable experience. The tram goes along a coastal path, giving you fantastic views of the sea, the surrounding hills as well as the small towns and cities in the area. Stay at these wonderful Airbnbs to complete your Spanish holiday.

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