10 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Samoa - Updated 2024

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Shamika 
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The Polynesian islands have always been considered a paradise for nature lovers because of their lush greenery, white-sand beaches and glittery blue lagoons. Whether you are looking for a quick getaway or a longer vacation to a beach destination, make Samoa your must-visit travel destination this year. Though hotels provide a private sanctuary with their own on-site facilities, they can also isolate you from the local cultural activities and attractions that are so unique to Samoa. So if you are planning a trip to this magical place, why not stay in a private homely accommodation instead of a standard hotel room? With a variety of cottages, cabins and bungalows to choose from, the sky is the limit when it comes to treating yourself to a place to stay in. So read on for our list of the top Airbnb vacation rentals in Samoa.

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 February 07, 2024.

1. Beautiful oceanfront villa with one bedroom (from USD 150)

This gorgeous resort villa is tucked away on the west coast of Samoa. It offers incredible views of the beach and the ocean. Fall asleep to the sound of waves and wake up to beautiful views from your private waterfront deck. A tropical breakfast is provided. There is a well-equipped kitchenette and a bedroom with an ensuite bathroom. The place exudes an ocean-themed vibe and is built with the unique Samoan style.

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Upolu, Samoa
58.66 km (36.5 mi) from To-Sua Ocean Trench
6 reviews   Wifi Available
Private room in resort 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

2. Cosy single-bedroom abode in a quiet neighbourhood (from USD 50)

This home offers clean and well-maintained premises in a quiet residential neighbourhood. It has all the comforts of home, including a fully equipped kitchen, driveway, and automated self check-in. There are other amenities that can make your stay comfortable and pleasant, such as a TV and an air-conditioning system. The property is situated close to attractions and establishments, such as restaurants, coffee shops, and grocery stores.

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Apia, Tuamasaga, Samoa
32.76 km (20.4 mi) from To-Sua Ocean Trench
21 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
i loved that it had both ceiling fans and an air conditioner that worked wonders
the space was exactly what we needed great kitchenette and bathroom
ps we had three puppies outside our room which were the cutest
Cleanliness:
the place is clean and i don't think the house is as tiny as the title suggest
very clean and has all the comforts of home
best host very clean n tidy house good surroundings lovely people will highly recommend
Host:
however the host gave us good instructions on how to get there
last but not least bella is such a wonderful host
Location:
great location close to town and very peaceful
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3. Beautiful fale-style retreat run by a family (from USD 49)

This traditional fale-style house is run by a Samoan family that lives here. It offers you a private room that comes with basic amenities, such as toiletries and a complimentary breakfast. Fall asleep to the soothing sound of ocean waves and relish freshly caught seafood here. There is a free parking space available. There is also a fridge you can use for storing food and drinks.

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Tafitoala, Upolu, Samoa
27.99 km (17.4 mi) from To-Sua Ocean Trench
19 reviews   Wifi Available
Private room in tiny home 6 Beds 2 Guests 6 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Location:
very good falas at great location ran by a local traditional family
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4. Gorgeous eco-lodge with one bedroom

This lovely cabin has one bedroom and one bathroom. It is hosted by a friendly couple who are passionate about tourism and travelling. The cabin is constructed with a unique Samoan fale design. It offers all the amenities you need for a comfortable stay, such as a washer and refrigerator. There is also a free parking space and a kitchen where you can prepare your meals.

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Apia, Upolu, Samoa
28.41 km (17.7 mi) from To-Sua Ocean Trench
8 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire cabin 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
bed is amazing and has all the amenities to cook your own food
Cleanliness:
luscious gardens and clean crisp lawn
everything was sparkling cleaned and all family is super friendly
georgina and her family (and the dogs ) were welcoming and helpful and everything was clean and tidy
Host:
the host was nice and friendly
georgina was a great host to welcome us the first day and saying goodbye for the last
the dogs do tend to hang around the cabin some days but they are very friendly and cute
Location:
great place to stay and close to apia
georgina’s place is a cute little lodge about 15 mins drive out of apia
it's a quiet neighborhood with very friendly dogs that welcome you every time you come back
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5. Spacious townhouse with eco-friendly interiors (from USD 79)

This is a completely eco-friendly townhouse that is perfect if you are conscious of your carbon footprint and wish to avoid unnecessarily wasteful homes. With bright and airy interiors, the home lends a cheerful vibe to the space and offers all the basic amenities you need for a comfortable stay, such as laundry facilities, air-conditioning, a well-equipped kitchen, and fresh bed linens. Guests mentioned that the host, Justine, was extremely helpful and accommodating and made sure their needs were met during their stay.

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Apia, Tuamasaga, Samoa
36.77 km (22.9 mi) from To-Sua Ocean Trench
19 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire townhouse 1 Bed 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
clean tidy and comfortable home with good security
thank you justine and rocky for letting us stay in your beautiful home:)clean and tidy property
fale launiu was clean and spacious home
neat and clean great location and secure
Host:
lovely couple friendly and we wouldn’t mind staying here again
thank you both again for being such fantastic hosts and allowing us into your beautiful home
justine and rocky are absolutely lovely helpful and great with communication
you were hospitable gracious with your time and our families instantly connected
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6. Sprawling four-bedroom home with a fale style (from USD 155)

Fale is a traditional Samoan method of building houses with an open-plan living room and kitchen, many large windows, and ample space so as to create the feeling of a larger space and bring sunshine indoors. The beds have mosquito nets on them, which create a dreamy and romantic vibe while keeping you safe from mosquitoes as you sleep. The bedroom also has an ensuite bathroom with a shower and bathtub. Overall, the home combines traditional and tropical vibes with modern amenities designed to make your stay as comfortable as possible.

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Apia, Upolu, Samoa
37.71 km (23.5 mi) from To-Sua Ocean Trench
21 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 7 Beds 7 Guests 8 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 7

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
at night we were cool and comfortable thanks to the high domed ceiling
both bedrooms had a cool breeze one with double bed and one with two singles
comfortable clean and well equipped home the kids loved sleeping in the loft
Cleanliness:
it was safe clean and extremely comfortable
Host:
tim was a wonderful host
owners and staff were extremely friendly knowledgeable and lovely people
tim was quick to respond and very helpful
tim and maria were very hospitable and very generous with local advice
all people who worked on this place are very friendly
Location:
a great location too not too far from city
we loved the location and the house
it has a good central location to explore the island and friendly on site workers
a wonderful comfortable spacious place from which to explore this beautiful land
such a relaxing place to come back to after a day out sightseeing
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7. Intimate family-friendly house with two bedrooms

This amazing home features two spacious bedrooms. It is well-furnished with amenities you need so you can pack light before coming to stay here. Offering a no-frills basic accommodation that is ideal for families or couples who are looking for a simple home, this home provides you with fresh linen, a laundry facility, a small patio where you can enjoy your morning cup of tea or coffee, and a large backyard that is completely fenced for your children’s safety.

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Apia, Tuamasaga, Samoa
32.94 km (20.5 mi) from To-Sua Ocean Trench
4 reviews  
ENTIRE HOME 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Location:
the house is super close to everything quiet with a beautiful garden
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8. Traditional Samoan beachfront property

If you want to go all traditional and immerse yourself in the Samoan culture, then this unique beachfront property, which follows the fale style, is perfect for you. With its open wood structure, the home resembles a gazebo. The hosts will provide you with mosquito nets to keep you comfortable. They also offer free tea and coffee. You can grab some snacks and drinks from the beach bar. There are shutters in the room in case you need some privacy. There is also fresh linen on the mattresses.

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Lotofaga-uta, Upolu, Samoa
41.99 km (26.1 mi) from To-Sua Ocean Trench
22 reviews  
Private room in hut 4 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
our bed was comfortable and clean
the bathrooms were across the beach road but clean with plenty of cold water
Host:
everyone was super nice and friendly
people are super friendly and helpful
the staff both local and foreign put a lot of love into the place
the vibe is very hostel like and all the staff are very friendly
the staff was friendly and we even had nightly musical performances and cultural experiences
Location:
this location is absolutely stunning
the fales are beautiful and in a picturesque location right on the magnificent blue waters
absolute paradise and possibly my fave place ever
honestly i wish we had more time at this place
the place is great the food is good the local family is very nice and the snorkeling amazing
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9. Quaint and charming cottage perfect for couples

This adorable cottage is close to all the attractions and establishments you might want to check out, including restaurants, public swimming pools, beaches, and coffee shops. It is well furnished with a cosy vibe to it and lovely with a neutral and pastel décor. Guests mentioned that the hosts are friendly, fun to talk to, accommodating, and helpful. Lastly, security is not a problem, as the neighbourhood is extremely safe, and the property comes with a locked gate.

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Apia, Samoa
33.95 km (21.1 mi) from To-Sua Ocean Trench
4 reviews  
Entire cottage 2 Beds 2 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very comfortable bed great kitchen amenities and good bathroom (including reliable hot water)
Host:
awesome and very accommodating hosts
merita & lance were amazing got the chance to hang out with the owners
Location:
the location is within the outer suburbs so getting into the town proper is easy
the place is secure so security is not an issue
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10. Bright two-bedroom haven with a pool

This home has some awesome amenities that are sure to keep you entertained the whole time you are here. You will definitely not get bored while staying here because it features a swimming pool, basketball and tennis courts, and a private courtyard. The place is close to many establishments, such as banks, coffee shops, restaurants, and grocery stores. However, the property itself is secluded so you will get to have some peace and quiet throughout your stay.

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Apia, Samoa
36.36 km (22.6 mi) from To-Sua Ocean Trench
26 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 3 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
air con in lounge & master bedroom with option of ceiling fan was great to battle the heat
we made a good use of the pool as it helped us to cool down too
Cleanliness:
cleanliness hospitality & beauty of not only the rooms but the gardens that surround the area
Host:
the staff is so kind and helpfull
hosts were very friendly and accommodating a+++
nice place to stay with helpful staff and friendly security man
lei & luarrell were great hosts friendly & helpful
the hosts were very accommodating and had some great advice to help us on our travels
Location:
close to everything quiet and clean
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Enjoy your stay in Samoa, a magical paradise!

With sandy beaches, blue lagoons, and balmy sea breeze caressing your skin in Samoa, the very idea of travelling to this place evokes a relaxing and rejuvenating vibe. So treat yourself to a truly wonderful holiday and create unforgettable memories with your loved ones. You know you deserve it!

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