12 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Topanga, California - Updated 2024

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Pack up and visit Topanga, California, with your partner, friends, or family. It is the ideal place if you are looking for nature sites, bohemian elements, and unique restaurants. You can also immerse yourself in their culture and participate in numerous festivals, which include the Topanga Days Festival, Earth Day, and Film Festival. This gorgeous place has it all! Experience both country and city living in one place. The beautiful hills that surround Topanga are not only idyllic glamping spots but are also filled with modern hotels and homes. This is definitely the perfect destination for anyone looking for a remarkable and one-of-a-kind getaway. What are you waiting for? Enjoy your sweet escape by booking one of the best Airbnb vacation rentals in Topanga, California, listed below.

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 April 09, 2024.

1. Stunning cabin with panoramic canyon views (from USD 313)

Boasting an Airbnb Plus badge, this stunning cabin promises nothing but a gratifying stay. The remodeled retreat is a charming space filled with modern touches including a smart TV, WiFi, air-conditioning, and a fully equipped kitchen.

The private front yard features a vintage clawfoot tub and an outdoor shower to soothe and rinse off the stress of the day. Stepping into the massive back deck, you’ll be awestruck by the panoramic views of the canyon.

Should you wish to embark on outdoor adventures, feel free to explore the meandering trails of Topanga State Park, which is also close to many hiking and trekking spots in Pasadena, California. Several biking trails also wind down the property, so renting a bike on the bicycle charter down the street, or bringing your own two-wheeler, is never a bad idea.

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Topanga, California, United States
5.93 km (3.7 mi) from The Getty Villa
304 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very cozy cabin with fantastic views
the bed was super comfy with ample linens towels and blankets to snuggle up on the cozy furniture
they provide you with essentials (towels soap coffee utensils) and it also has a nice outside shower
this private cabin was wonderful - comfortable and well-designed both from a details and efficiency perspective
we enjoyed our stay here it was comfortable and felt private and there was a great view
the cabin was clean and tidy
super clean and private will be returning
so relaxing clean and in a beautiful setting
it was clean comfy and in a convenient spot to travel to sight see
this was such a great find the cabin was spotless had such cute decor and great amenities
the hosts were great
thank you the hosts
he was also very responsive to all of our questions
hosts were communicative and super kind
our hosts were always responsive and friendly even giving us local suggestions
amazing location close to hikes and ocean
stylish yet super comfortable and in a perfect location
we also loved how close it was to topanga state park
the location was perfect to explore topanga canyon and the surrounding areas
charming local shops in the canyon are just a few minutes away
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2. Amazing guest house with a vegetable garden

This guest house perched in Santa Monica Mountains looks like a picturesque postcard of Tuscany. It enjoys a higher elevation, allowing you to savor the everchanging hues of the surrounding hills from the deck. You’ll similarly take pleasure in watching glorious sunsets and twinkling stars, even while indoors, thanks to the glass ceiling and walls. WiFi is provided at this pet-friendly home so you can always share the exceptional scenery on your social media feed.

Preparing something delicious is a breeze here as a fully equipped kitchen is at your disposal. You’re invited to help yourself in the vegetable garden to incorporate fresh ingredients into your dishes. But if you want to savor local meals, the village’s cafes and restaurants are just a short drive away.

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Topanga, California, United States
5.68 km (3.6 mi) from The Getty Villa
109 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
truly stunning views great kitchen and appliances an absolutely beautiful spot
even the kitchen garden had a beautiful view
natalie is an amazing host
very friendly and helpful hosts too
natalie was a gracious host and so responsive
natalie and co-host elin were fantastic and very quick to respond if we needed anything
thanks to the location we were able to visit so many places
i live close by but wanted to go on retreat and natalie's place was truly magical
best stay ever stunning location and perfect hosts
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3. Beautiful tree house with serene views (from USD 163)

De-stress and relax in this tranquil home for two. It is an ideal home for couples who are looking for a relaxing getaway. You will have full access to nearby beaches and restaurants. The owner also prepared a guest welcome kit notebook where you can see suggestions on where to go in Topanga, from cafes to hiking trails and many more. This treehouse is complete with a fully equipped kitchen, where you can prepare your own meals. Just outside the room, you can chill on the outdoor swing while appreciating the serene view.

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Topanga, California, United States
4.73 km (3.0 mi) from The Getty Villa
864 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
deb's place is amazing the view from the room and deck is fantastic
the bed is super comfy with magical canyon views day and night
the wifi works great so you can get some work done as well
stylish space thoughtful touches (brita filter keurig cookies) comfortable bed and absolutely stunning views
but the best part of the room had to be the view
the space is clean and beautiful
super comfy bed very clean and beautiful touches
everything was nice clean and we'll kept
the place was clean and decorated very nicely
the place was clean stylish beautiful and exactly as we hoped
deb was a great host
she was an absolute dream super host
deb was an amazing host
wonderful host and wonderful place
deb is the perfect host
location couldn’t be better
this location is absolutely perfect for two people
loved the location and the street you take to get there
wonderful touches to this cute and cozy place
deb’s place is so cute and peaceful the bed is super comfy
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4. Fully renovated cabin with an indoor fireplace

If you are looking for a home with a rustic feel, this is the best place for you. This cottage, which was built in 1925, was just a simple hunting cabin, but now, it is fully renovated and open for guests. You can relax in your own private space since you have the whole house to yourselves. You can also bring your pets at an extra fee. Inside the cottage, everything is white and dainty, from the fully equipped kitchen to the bedrooms and living room. You can also dine outside and relish the wonderful views of Topanga.

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Topanga, California, United States
7.65 km (4.8 mi) from The Getty Villa
381 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cottage 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wonderful touches hot shower beautiful views - i have no complaints
the view is beautiful and the house was really comfortable
a magical little cabin -- highly recommend stylishly decorated cozy beautiful view and complete privacy
the views are spectacular and we made great use of the cozy fireplace and cool record player
rooms are adequate bath has modern fixtures with an amazing shower
clean stylish and very welcoming
clean with beautiful sunset light
everything was super clean and the kitchen well-stocked
bright clean and completely relaxing
the cabin is as pictured and extremely clean
lynn was an amazing host
lynn is a great host
lynn was a fantastic host who made sure we were comfortable
host was great with communication
she was very helpful in terms of directions and check-in and responded very quickly
cute cabin in a serene location
a beautiful location to spend a few days away from the city
the cabin is a really great location to get away to
amazing hiking close by and malibu just a 15 minute drive away for good food
the cabin was very cute and a perfect location for us
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5. Hidden gem in the Santa Monica Mountains

This Airbnb vacation rental is called “The Hidden Lady” since it is considered a hidden gem nestled in the Santa Monica Mountains. It is also near several destinations, which include the Calabasas Library, Getty Villa, Malibu Farm Pier Cafe and many more! This home features a small yet completely functional kitchen, an outdoor fire pit, a gazebo and hiking trails close by. Each corner of the house is intricately designed with classic pieces of furniture and ornaments. It is exclusively designed for couples only but you can also ask for permission if you would like to bring your pet.

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Topanga, California, United States
9.1 km (5.7 mi) from The Getty Villa
468 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the view is incredible and the space is thoughtfully designed and comfortable
there is no ac but there are two fans provided to help cool you down at night
lots of outdoor space really great bathroom and enough of a kitchen to cook anything
lydia's place was the perfect getaway the space is absolutely cozy and adorable
the place is cozy romantic stylish - everything you could hope for - and it was sparkling clean
super easy check-in beautiful and clean accommodations and right in the middle of nature
lydia was a great host
lydia is the most wonderful host
lydia is a wonderful host
she’s a great host and quick with responses - we’ll be back
lydia is a friendly host
we loved the location
the location is really beautiful and remote
we booked this location thinking it would be a nice quiet location
amazing location and fantastic host
it is the most relaxing little hideaway just close enough to the city but just far enough away
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6. Spacious and modern home in the mountainside

If you are a big group looking for the best Airbnb, this is the one for you. This spacious home has four bedrooms which can accommodate up to eight guests. The huge windows in each room and in the living room allow the guests to have full access to the majestic views of the Santa Monica mountains. It also features a pool and private hot tub which adds to your relaxing vacation. You may feel like you are far from the city, but there are tourist destinations nearby. You can visit Malibu Farm Pier Cafe, Malibu Creek State Park and The Getty Villa, which are all less than 10 kilometers (6.2 miles) from the property.

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Topanga, California, United States
7.54 km (4.7 mi) from The Getty Villa
129 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 4 Beds 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
and the view is gorgeous especially from the infinity pool and hot tub
coming back from the beach to the pool and the hot tub enjoying the breathtaking views was priceless
we enjoyed spending time playing in the pool and watching the sunset from the balcony
the pool and the jacuzzi are gorgeous and heated as you wish when you wish
the house is somehow both pristine and comfortable feminine and masculine cozy and expansive
the communication was easy and everything was perfect clean
the house was really clean and comfortable and perfect for our group
the home was extremely clean and equipped with everything we could possibly need
the owner and property manager were attentive and welcoming
the best home in airbnb by far thank you michael and mary for being great hosts
our host could not possibly have been more gracious helpful accessible and welcoming
we were welcomes by the owners associate jeff schild who showed us the whole house and how everything worked
michael could not have been more helpful he was a wonderful host and always on call when needed
the location is stunning
the location is remote but absolutely beautiful
architectural gem in a stunning location
there is great hiking within walking distance
the location of this property is perfect for anyone that is looking to get away from it all
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7. Perfect home for families (from USD 266)

This home is the best place to be if you are looking for fun outdoor activities for the family. It is nested in the beautiful Santa Monica Mountains where you can hike, mountain bike and take nature walks. There is also a beach nearby if you want to try surfing lessons or paddleboarding. It features a refreshing living room that’s complete with a smart television, huge windows for gorgeous views and also a queen-sized pull-out couch for extra guests. Each bedroom is equipped with an air-conditioning system, comfy beds and full bathrooms with heated floors. You can either eat your meals in the dining area by the kitchen or you can also go outdoors to the picnic table provided.

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Topanga, California, United States
9.36 km (5.9 mi) from The Getty Villa
295 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
amazing bathroom with a fabulous shower and heated floors and very comfortable bed
the table in the main room was big and beautiful
beautiful kitchen to bring food in and do some cooking instead
the place was immaculate and had everything you needed for a comfortable stay
it's clean beautiful and functional
everything was super clean and it had everything we needed
the place was clean and perfect for my girlfriend and i
this was a beautiful house so clean and nice
super stylish and scrupulously clean with amazing surrounds
lovely and private with responsive hosts
great host and amazing place
maria is a great host
but not the host's fault :) lovely place
maria and jason were amazing hosts
ideal location for exploring los angeles
stylish comfortable great location
great location close to malibu and santa monica but far enough away to have that secluded feel
a beautiful retreat and family-friendly location
this place is the perfect get away from a busy life
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8. Stunning house with gorgeous views (from USD 149)

This house that was built in 1923 is known as the “Birdhouse”, since it provides striking views of treetops and mountains. After it was fully renovated, the Birdhouse became famous for couples who are looking for a romantic getaway. It is a separate guest house for two, complete with a cozy bedroom, small kitchen and private garden. The kitchen is stocked with everything you will need to prepare your meals. You can experience the great outdoors by going hiking in the mountains or you can simply relax in the outdoor seating area provided.

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Topanga, California, United States
9.04 km (5.7 mi) from The Getty Villa
642 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire cabin 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a darling little "tree" cottage comfortable beds and the best hostess ever
the cottage is a dream sparklingly clean fluffy towels and everything in place
loved this place sweet spot in a beautiful location clean and cozy boho interior design
house is clean love that the bedroom gets morning sun through the big glass windows
erica is a great host
the hosts were very helpful and responsive
very responsive hosts
the birdhouse was exquisite and erica was an amazing host
erica is friendly and warm
great location and cozy environment
cute shops and restaurants nearby
very nice location close to malibu and calabasas
great historic location yet only a short drive to restaurants and beaches
great location a bit of driving if you're coming from malibu
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9. Private tropical cottage (from USD 202)

Have a unique vacation in this private guest house, which was featured in Cody Simpson and Ziggy Marley’s music video, “Love” on YouTube. This Airbnb rental in Topanga Canyon is complete with one queen-sized bed for two, a kitchenette, and a laundry room. Due to its unique structure, children are not allowed and it is exclusively for two guests or couples only.

You will feel like you are in a jungle in every corner of this property. Explore the property and find awesome tents, hammocks, and ponds. It also features an outdoor bathtub and hot tub for guests to use.

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Topanga Canyon, California, United States
4.17 km (2.6 mi) from The Getty Villa
982 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cottage 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
darrell’s place is small and cozy and fits exactly 2 people like he mentions
the bed is absolutely the most comfortable bed i have ever laid on
truly magical the place is clean and has everything you need
darrell himself was friendly and accommodating
darrell was also a wonderful host and very accommodating
darrell was very friendly and informative
darrell is a great host
darrell is a great host
the location is great very quiet
darrell’s place was a tranquil location for a wonderful romantic getaway
amazing place to get away and relax
perfect place for a get away everything about it was just
this place is amazing it’s beautiful and in an amazing location
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10. Retreat near Topanga Canyon (from USD 243)

A great choice for parties of four who want to stay near Topanga Canyon, this Airbnb rental guarantees a tranquil group escapade. Aside from hiking, you can also walk to visit some of the local restaurants, cafes, and vintage shops nearby. You will have the whole house to yourself! It features two bedrooms with five beds and one bathroom. There are lots of outdoor amenities that include a private hot tub, hammock, outdoor dining area, and laundry area.

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Topanga, California, United States
5.94 km (3.7 mi) from The Getty Villa
510 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
my stay was cozy and comfortable with all the amenities of home
we loved the cozy light-filled home and were happy to be steps from shops in town
the cabin was cozy and accommodating and the beds were super comfortable
it was very clean and comfortable
very very clean and well cared for
the place was great clean and so well decorated
the place was perfectly clean and had everything we needed
its beautiful inside and out & extremely clean
jennifer was a perfect host and her little farm was very charming
she and her husband were very kind and helpful
jennifer was such a great host with fast replies whenever i had questions
very cute space adorable animals relaxing front yard and hot tub and the host responds very quickly to questions
jennifer was the best host for the best airbnb that we’ve ever stayed in
great location and space
it was affordable and located in a great location
wonderful location tucked away and yet easy to access the town by foot
the place is a nice secluded spot near la
the house was amazing the location was great and private
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11. Rustic cabin for a peaceful getaway (from USD 130)

Be close to nature in this rustic cabin for four in Topanga. The Airbnb rental is located near the creek where you will see some frogs, owls, and coyotes. Don’t worry since the house is in a private fenced yard. Aside from being close to nature, you can also walk to nearby hiking trails, shops, bars, and restaurants. If you do not want to go to town, you can always cook your meals in the fully stocked kitchen.

This simple home has one bedroom for two guests and one sofa bed for another two. Staying in this home will really give you and your family a countryside vibe. Your children can also play in the garden area or see some of the goats in the mini petting zoo.

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Topanga Canyon, California, United States
5.87 km (3.7 mi) from The Getty Villa
597 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the heater worked great (looks like there is ac for warmer months) and the kitchen is perfectly appointed
the upstairs bedroom has a fun loft ladder to climb and the fold out bed is really comfy
the sofa bed is far more comfortable than we thought
(i especially enjoyed the shower) jennifer communicated clearly and made check in easy
the cabin was a delightfully cozy retreat
the place was clean and had everything we needed
the cabin was very clean and the bathroom is cute
peace cabin was a delightful cozy and clean private place
the cabin was more spacious than i expected clean and cozy and definitely peaceful we had everything we needed
cozy and clean cabin close to all of our needs
the hosts were so warm and kind
hosts and animals are all friendly
she has friendly greeter dogs
thank you jen for hosting
jennifer was a great host gave privacy and very accommodating to our needs
amazing location in the canyon
the location was great only 20 minutes away from several beaches
so many good things within walking distance or a short drive
a great location with access to everything we needed
jennifer’s place is really cute
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12. Modern studio with spectacular views

This romantic getaway is located in the heart of Topanga Canyon and it gives you access to the marvelous views of the Malibu ridge. Feel relaxed and rejuvenated in this quiet space surrounded by nature. It is complete with a comfortable bedroom for two, a kitchenette and outdoor seating areas. Since Topanga is known for its bohemian lifestyle, you should book your stay here in order to experience it. Aside from being close to the canyons, there is no television-set in this Airbnb to fully detach you from your worries.

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Topanga, California, United States
5.79 km (3.6 mi) from The Getty Villa
129 reviews  
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the wifi was strong and worked well
the bed was really comfortable and having the couch on the balcony was a great touch
the view was amazing and the studio was comfortable
it is tastefully furnished very cozy and allows fabulous views of the surrounding topanga hills
wifi worked well and the place was thoughtfully stocked and furnished
clean simple and well organized
our room was clean and comfortable
nicolas place is cosy clean and stylish
very clean spacious and perfect for our stay in la
comfy clean space in the perfect area for a beach getaway
probably the greatest host to date
he also showed us a really helpful shortcut down the canyon by foot
thank you nico for being an awesome host
nicholas is a wonderful host
nico was an amazing host
the location is just that perfect
it was close to everything and easy to get to
perfect location for trail running biking hiking and surfing
an ideal place for a relaxing stay away from the madness of la
nico's place was located in a beautiful area close to the beautiful santa monica and malibu beaches
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Explore the wonders of Topanga, California

Experience living in unique cabins during your stay in Topanga, California. These Airbnb vacation rentals are your ticket to yet another memorable escapade. You can look forward to visiting the town’s unique restaurants and cafes, or you can simply venture into the outdoors with your family.

Frequently asked questions about the Airbnb vacation rentals in Topanga, California

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