12 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In McAllen, Texas - Updated 2023


The beautiful city of McAllen is located in the southern part of Texas. It has diversified beauty and is bordered by Granjeno to the southwest, Mission, Palmhurst, and Alton to the west, and Edinburg to the north. Founded in the year 1905, McAllen was named after John McAllen, a Scottish settler whose ranch used to be the townsite. Like the other border cities or towns, McAllen has a dominant Hispanic heritage. The city is one of the leading producers of grapes and cotton in the state. If you are planning a vacation here, you can visit science museums, wildlife parks, and libraries. You’ll find plenty of fantastic things to do. For a place to stay, check out our list of the top Airbnb vacation rentals in McAllen, Texas.

1. Fully furnished modern home close to downtown (from USD 92)

For a relaxing stay in McAllen, choose this cozy modern home conveniently located close to everything. This modern home is loaded with everything you need including two bedrooms with a king and a queen bed to sleep up to four guests in total comfort. It also comes with two full baths, a full kitchen, a dining area, a laundry room, and a patio—all furnished for your comfort and convenience.

The property is conveniently located close to the mall and downtown area, providing guests easy and quick access to many shopping and dining options.

⭐️Dreamy Casita Blanca! WIFI/Close to Mall/Downtown
109 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire townhouse 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
it was wonderfully clean and spacious
loved this stay very clean and modern
nayelly’s spot was super clean and well decorated
it also was extremely clean
very spacious and clean
this home is amazing will definitely be staying here again the host was amazing as well
nayelly was a great host the communication was perfect
the location is wonderful
close to the mall and great restaurants
beautiful home in a great location
this place is amazing and very well located
it was very inviting comfortable and close to everything
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2. Cozy master suite with private entrance and den (from USD 58)

Looking for a comfy place to stay in McAllen? Look no further than this accommodation. Although this master suite is part of a home, there’s a private entrance from the back patio, offering guests total privacy. The place consists of one queen bed, a spacious master bathroom, huge closet space, and a sitting area—all furnished with all the essentials for your comfort and convenience. Amenities you can enjoy include air-conditioning, heating, fridge, WiFi, and TV.

Private suite with private entry-no cleaning fee
McAllen, Texas, United States
148 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
lots of space nice and very comfortable
the room is beautiful and lot better than a hotel
i was able to get a good nights rest completely noise free and not to mention incredibly comfortable
room was beautiful and bed was comfortable
and very clean
always clean quiet and comfortable
karla's place was very clean and spacious
place is fantastic clean spacious
it was very clean & cool compared to outside which was very nice
the owner is wonderful
karla is a great host
karla is an amazing host
the host was very hospitable kind & communicated well
karla was nice and accommodating
excellent location and amazing value
i loved the location of it and felt very comfortable staying here
for traffic and construction reasons i love the location lol would definitely stay here again
amazing gorgeous place very comfortable and beautiful great location too
i was down visiting family and friends and the location could not have been more convenient
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3. Cute apartment in a gated neighborhood (from USD 99)

Casa Azul, which means blue house, can sleep up to six guests. Its interior is beautifully painted in a blue-and-white theme. The two bedrooms, with queen-sized beds, ensure a good night’s sleep after a long day of sightseeing. In the morning, you and your companions can make coffee and breakfast in the kitchen that comes with a coffee maker, oven, stove, and other cooking basics. The gated neighborhood is safe and in close proximity to restaurants, shops, bars, and hospitals.

CLOSE TO MALL⭐Best Location♥Luxury Living
McAllen, Texas, United States
186 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire condo 3 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the wifi is great too
the beds are all so comfortable including the pull out sofa bed
the beds were very comfortable and allowed for a good night's rest after long travel
the beds were very comfortable
gerardos place was absolutely stunning i immediately fell in love with the thoughtful decor surrounding the entire apartment
very clean and comfortable
very clean and comfortable rental
exceptionally clean and great value
sparkling clean and beautifully appointed
it was impressively clean and comfortable
our host was excellent quick response and thoughtful and flexible
they were very accommodating and helpful easy to reach with questions and quick with responses
gerardo was a great host
gerardo simply is the best host i have ever had
gerardo was quick to reply to questions and very kind
great neighborhood close to all conveniences
the location was my favorite
location was very safe quiet and close to nearby hospitals
the location was wonderful everything was close by and easy to get to
great place and great location
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4. h-century home with newly renovated interiors (from USD 218)

In an upscale area of North McAllen, this luxurious house is built as a contemporary French home of the 18th century. The two-story house has two bedrooms: the vintage master bedroom, and the fleur-de-lis room. On the main floor, prepare your meals in the fully assembled gourmet kitchen. The living and dining areas are designed with splendor. You can also enjoy your meal on the outdoor patio, or have your coffee on the upper-floor balcony which is connected to the bedrooms.

🕯🪞Versaille’s Residence ™
McAllen, Texas, United States
204 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the space is stylish and comfortable
everything was clean and neat
super clean and elegant
it was exceptionally clean spacious modern and cozy
the ambiance was amazing very clean and pleasant
yamil’s place was beautiful and very clean
he was an excellent host
thank you to the host for being so great
the host was always available and courteous
yamil was an amazing host
yamil is a great host
great location in the heart of the north mcallen action
excellent location and close to grocery store gas stores
super cute place the girls and love it
it is in a great location with plenty of shops & restaurants near by
this was a beautiful home in a great location great neighborhood
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5. Modern apartment with pool (from USD 150)

An excellent combination of luxury and comfort, this apartment can accommodate up to eight people. There are three bedrooms with assorted king-sized, queen-sized, and single beds. Its huge living area has a kitchen, breakfast bar, and dining area. While here, you can go for a swim in the pool or play tennis with your companions. If you’re bringing a car, don’t worry as this rental also offers free on-premise parking.

Cozy Apt
5 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 5 Beds 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the neighbors were super nice and it’s a nice apartment for extended stays
the place and surrounding area were clean and well taken care of
this is a great place in a nice little neighborhood
nice and perfect location host always available and helpful
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6. Spacious townhouse with outdoor pool (from USD 110)

Planning a trip to McAllen with your entire family? This two-story townhouse can welcome a group of 10 people. The house is located in a quiet and secure neighborhood close to Plaza Mall and the airport. Its master bedroom has a king-sized bed, and there are three other bedrooms with queen-sized beds. The grand living room, which is on the ground floor, comes with a television, a full kitchen, and a dining area. You can take a dip in the outdoor pool or sit in the chairs available in its garage.

⭐️Comfortable & clean townhouse⭐️
McAllen, Texas, United States
232 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire townhouse 4 Beds 10 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there are excellent amenities such as the pool outdoor patio extra tables/chairs and even a barbecue pit
loved having the swimming pool next door to the condominium
the townhouse is right beside the pool and the entire premises were very well kept
great location clean & comfortable all the amenities of home
beds were the most comfortable i've experienced in an airbnb
is clean comfy and cozy
it was really clean too
very clean and the beds are comfortable
the condo was very clean and homely
this place was very clean and comfortable
the host was amazing
she is a very trustworthy host
the host was super nice
alda was a great host
alda is a great host
great location that is close to everything
it’s in a great location close to everything
this location was perfect for our weekend trip
great place to stay that is central in mcallen plus close to the airport
the location was perfect for my group
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7. Cozy guesthouse best for couples (from USD 130)

Located very close to the airport and the convention center, this tiny house is perfect for a romantic vacation. It is a back guesthouse with a large living area, a full kitchen, a bedroom, and a patio. Its living area has an L-shaped sofa and an LED television. The bedroom has a comfortable queen-sized bed and a work desk. The interior is very interesting—its gorgeous hardwood floors complement the white-washed walls perfectly. If you plan to work even on vacation, this simple rental comes with a dedicated workspace and WiFi.

Tiny house two
136 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
many channels and good wifi
this tiny house was amazing i loved the style of the house and how comfortable all the furniture was
great space with plenty of amenities it was ultra clean and comfortable
staying at saul’s place made our short visit to mcallen very comfortable and enjoyable
super clean and pretty
good stay clean and worth money
place was very clean and roomy
very clean modern and quiet
clean comfortable one bedroom house
wonderful place with great host
saul was a great host
saul is an awesome host :)
saul and paul are friendly and responsive hosts
wish all airb&b hosts could match his hospitality thanks a million saul
the place was cute and in a convenient location
loved this place so cute & stylish
cute place would stay again
great space and great location
lovely location with wonderful attention to detail
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8. Two-bedroom townhouse in a gated community (from USD 75)

The beautiful two-bedroom townhouse has its own patio and garage. It is quite huge, with tiled and granite countertops throughout. The master bedroom has a king-sized bed and a living area. The other bedroom is smaller but with a double bed. Five guests can relax in the beautiful living area or whip up hearty meals in the gourmet kitchen. Another thing that you will love about this place is its amenities meant for disabled guests like a bathroom with a handicapped shower.

2BD/2B Townhouse in gated community w/garage
McAllen, Texas, United States
38 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire townhouse 2 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the ac works incredibly well and there are ceiling fans in both bedrooms so we're incredibly comfortable
as card players we really appreciated the table and chairs for card-playing with really good light
snacks left in the kitchen was a nice touch
beds were comfortable and there were plenty of supplies and the kitchen had everything you need
we felt comfortable and safe
the place was very nice and clean
the house was very spacious and clean
the kitchen has been updated and the house was well appointed and clean
very clean and nice stay host was extremely helpful and welcoming
jerry is a great host with super quick responses
jerry was a fantastic host
jerry is a super helpful host and quickly responds to all questions
jerry was the greatest host
austin and jerry were very nice and helpful
great location close to everything
excellent secure and quiet location
it is in a great location and close to shopping and the mall
what a wonderful place convenient location safe easy access
i love the accommodations and location
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9. Cozy apartment for a family for four (from USD 70)

Looking for a cozy stay with your family? This cute apartment offers a pleasant stay in the heart of the city. It is in close proximity to Plaza Mall, Walmart, clubs, and restaurants. The master bedroom has a grand king-sized bed and the other one has two single beds. The living area has comfortable couches perfect for when you just want to relax the whole day. For meal preps, the full kitchen comes with cooking basics and a breakfast bar. Unwind in the enclosed garden or enjoy a cookout using the barbecue grill.

#Apartamento in McAllen
McAllen, Texas, United States
50 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed was large but felt like sleeping on a rock
pros: nice space comfortable kitchen for cooking very comfortable beds
everything was great space is amazing and clean
highly recommended very clean have everything you need and more
great modern place fairly new spacious and clean as it should be 2 story quite place
nice place close to all food and highway
nice area and very good location
great home & location not too far from anything
place is a good value
excellent host wonderful place marvelous location very nice and quiet neighborhood
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10. Vintage home with private hot tub

If you love shopping, then you must book a stay in this beautiful house. The house features vintage décor with its amazing artifacts, beautifully carved furniture, and hardwood floors. Its master bedroom has a comfortable king-sized bed and bathroom with a marble hot tub. The second bedroom has two single beds, while the common area has a huge sofa bed. If you feel like cooking, the kitchen is equipped with everything you might need.

Casa excelente a 350 mt de la Plaza Mall
McAllen, Texas, United States
18 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire home 3 Beds 7 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 7

Top guest reviews
host was really helpful and fast in respond when we were a little bit lost
this place was a great location and close to all we needed thanks for a great stay
the house is amazing close to everything shopping malls restaurants walking trails golf course etc and addition the house have a nice touch incredible
clean super close to the mall and great open space
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11. Gorgeous townhouse with pool access

The gorgeous townhouse is a part of a gated community located close to downtown. It is close to the main shops and the restaurants of this city. The townhouse is spread over two stories. Its master bedroom is located on the ground floor, with a king-sized bed. Two other bedrooms are located upstairs, each of them has queen-sized beds. Its grand living area is connected to the dining area and kitchen. You can use the swimming pool of the community while staying here. Enjoy the beautiful views from the dining area of the patio.

TownHouse in gated community
McAllen, Texas, United States
33 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire home 3 Beds 7 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 7

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we loved each bedroom has its own complete bathroom
beautiful rooms plenty of space nicely appointed
very quiet beds super comfy
great place clean and comfortable beds
the home was clean and comfortable and everything was nearby the rooms were spacious and clean
carlos was a great host
owner was very helpful and well communicated
the hosts were super helpful every time we needed assistance they were available
the hosts are super nice always willing to help
place was very cozy and spacious great and friendly host
great location for me
awesome location floor plan very spacious and clean
great place for what we needed
awesome place to stay excellent location (super close to everything we needed) very cozy with all the amenities needed
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12. Spacious townhouse with access to shared pool

Stay at this beautiful townhouse close to the shopping malls. The two-story townhouse has a grand living area on the main floor. The open-plan living room also has a full kitchen with a breakfast bar and dining table. The master bedroom is located downstairs, while the other two bedrooms are upstairs. All these three bedrooms have queen-sized beds. You can enjoy your meal at the outdoor dining table while surrounded by beautiful views. The use of the community pool is also offered with your stay.

TownHouse Great Location for Relaxing and Shopping
McAllen, Texas, United States
11 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
place was clean and he was very nice and quick to response
jesus is a great host
jesus was very responsive and the home was more than equipped with anything you might need
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The city of Winter Texans

Every winter, the city of McAllen welcomes “Winter Texans” or the temporary residents of the city. So if you are looking for warmth during the winter, consider a holiday here. For a cozy stay, book one of these vacation rentals mentioned on our list.

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