Intrepid travellers in search of pristine, unspoiled island life should head straight down the Yucatan Peninsula coast for a slice of paradise called Tulum. Largely untouched by mass development, this idyllic location houses plenty of holiday rentals for fun-filled days amid sand and sea. While you might not get the best Wi-Fi connection or cell phone signal here, the region’s beauty will all but make up for that. Start booking the best Tulum tours to jump-start your trip. Find the best accommodations and check out our list of the top Airbnbs in Tulum, Mexico.
This luxurious four-bedroom villa is located just a few minutes away from the gorgeous beaches. As it is situated in a gated property, guests need not worry about their safety and security. The living and dining areas boast an airy ambiance and stunning views of the pool and garden, making it perfect for guests who want to enjoy a relaxing vacation. You can go for a refreshing swim after a fun-filled day outdoors. There are four bedrooms with minimalistic decor and comfortable beds for a restful sleep.
Casa Areca, Luxury Villa by renowned ArchitectsTulum, Q.R., Mexico
Top guest reviewsgreat luxury house w/ amazing pool/lounge and kitchen set up
Host:the host was very responsivebeautiful villa and the host was helpfulsofia was an amazing hostour host was super responsive and provided us amazing recommendations of restaurants/bars/hot spotsabsolutely incredible the hosts were so responsive and helpfulRead more reviewslocation is close to the beach but far enough for peace and quietaldea zama is a truly fantastic location with easy access to everything you could wanthome was great but it was situated in a developing location hence slot of construction and noise
Villa Talara is an elegant sanctuary for mid-sized families and groups looking to enjoy a tranquil vacation. It has a lovely pool with a waterfall as well as a cocktail bar right beside it, so you can easily relax with a refreshing beverage outdoors. Featuring four bedrooms and four modern bathrooms with essentials, this rental can comfortably sleep up to ten guests. There is a well-equipped kitchen for easy meal preparation. The cozy dining area comes with floor-to-ceiling windows, allowing plenty of natural light for an airy ambiance.
VILLA TALARA | Design & Luxury 4BR | Chef IncludedTulum, Quintana Roo, Mexico
Top guest reviewsthe ac works great and the pool is awesomethe best for me was the pool the service in general the grill and outdoor chairsthe sound system is a plus if you want to enjoy some music while jumping in the poolmy family and i really enjoyed rogelio's place specially the outdoor area with the pool and the grillthe only issue i had was wish there was more lighting downstairs and outside by the poolvery clean with thoughtful touchesthe rooms are spacious clean and minimalistthe pool was nice and the pool was cleaned dailywe felt very safe and the place was cleanthe pool is beautifully clean with warm saline and has just the right shade
Host:great hosts super serviceowner was very responsive will any and all needs/questionsthe host were beyond helpful and were very responsive at all timethis house was beautiful the staff was very responsive and helpfulit’s in a newer development area their staff and responses were very quick and helpfulRead more reviewsother than that the location was goodthis place was so beautiful and was very close to popular local spotsthe location was safe and we had an easy time getting in and out of the areagreat restaurants on nearby streetit’s clean and spacious the rooms are large and the location is perfect
Check-in to this beautiful luxury-designed villa located just five minutes to downtown Tulum. There are three large bedrooms with two queen-size beds and two king-size beds. Modern amenities include WiFi, Bose speakers and TVs to keep you entertained. There’s also a fully-equipped kitchen for those looking to whip up their own meals during their stay. The hosts also offer free beach bikes and locks for guests to use.
Villa Vidrio by Los AmigosTulum, Quintana Roo, Mexico
Top guest reviewssuper new amenities and roomsthe bed was like sleeping on a cloudperfect for romantic breakfast with a jungle viewperfect for having dinner in the ac or even a bbq outside by the poolthere’s an a/c in every and the beds are comfortableall was spotlessly clean and the linens and towels generously suppliedperfect touches and very cleanbeautiful home very clean and spaciousthe pool is clean and neatsimple and clean lines concrete and glass extremely well-executed
Host:helpful front desk contactthe hosts were extremely responsive to my questions and concerns prior to our arrivalthe reception was super accommodating and responsive when i had any questionsthe staff member who checked us in/out was very nice and accommodatingthe los amigos staff was responsive polite and helpfulRead more reviewscentral park is beautifulvilla vidrio is beautiful the location is perfectclose to beach would recommendthe place was amazing and the location was very central to tulum townnot the case here: up close the house is even more impressive
This one has the best location - 5 mins from downtown and only 10 mins from the gorgeous beaches. This beautiful, edgy penthouse has access to a private plunge pool on the terrace, as well as an infinity glass pool on the ground floor. Surrounded by a tropical garden, the lovely space comes with a full kitchen, Wi-Fi, skylit bathrooms and even free bikes for rides to the beach. With housekeeping services available 7 days a week, enjoy a true Mexican holiday without ever lifting a finger.
Design Penthouse/Plunge PoolTulum, Quintana Roo, Mexico
Top guest reviewsgreat a/c and decent wifithe apartment is very comfortable and the air conditioning is perfect• wifi was 1mb download (at best – horrible) most often internet did not work at allthe pool was amazing and the view from the roof was awesomegreat place to stay the private rooftop plunge pool was key for the 30°c°+ weatherfantastic cleanliness and good facilitiesflat is clean and smartsomeone comes to clean daily which was greatclean and spacious accommodations built with modern techniquesvery nice place clean and private
Host:excellent host and amazing apartmenthost was very responsive and gave us good recommendationsvery helpful list of suggested bars and restaurantsthe host and his assistant were very helpful and responsivediego was a wonderful helpful hostRead more reviewsnice private area really close to restarurants/beachesawesome stay at diego's placethis is a good place to stay very cool apartment with a few minusesa really nice place in the heart of tulum would love to come back sometimeit's a great location and very clean
This serviced apartment in Esmeralda Boutique Hotel is located in downtown Tulum and it is perfect for couples looking for a relaxing vacation. This rental has a bedroom with a comfortable king bed, a bathroom, a kitchenette, and a living room with spectacular views. Head to your private pool directly from your bedroom and relax while admiring the beautiful view. Airport transportation can be arranged on prior request, while bike rentals are also available from the hotel for those who wish to explore the area.
★ 2 Story PH+Private Pool ★ WashDry | Full Kitch✦Tulum, Quintana Roo, Mexico
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Host:andres was a great hostandres was a great host everything was great thanksRead more reviewsandre’s place was cute and rustic the location was perfect
This brand new studio apartment, right in the centre of Tulum, is the next best thing to the area’s stunning beaches. The cosy apartment for 2 (or a maximum of 3), has close access to all major hotspots, including the shops, restaurants and, of course, the beach. If you don’t feel like walking, hop on one of the bikes that the host provides for all guests! With private parking, a well-furnished kitchen and tasteful furniture, you’re in for a very comfortable and convenient stay.
Orange House ! Fresh & Cozy directly in Tulum ! V2Tulum, Quintana Roo, Mexico
Top guest reviewsthe room is very bright and inspires pure bliss with large windows facing an adorable gardenalso the air conditioner was crucial it worked great - hosts: martin was communicative friendly and available for usvery clean and openeverything was rather cleaneverything new and cleanbeautiful cozy & clean aptthe room itself was beautiful bright and clean
Host:host was very helpfulmartin was very helpful and met us at check-inmartin the host was really friendly and helpful with local tipshe was very nice and extremely communicativei don't blame our hosts but it's good to knowRead more reviewsthe location is very goodgreat place close to towngood value apartment in a great location :)we were located perfectly in tulum nice bars were in walking distanceit has a great location because it is just around the corner of many restaurants and bars
This uber cool penthouse is the epitome of modern design, laced with luxury. With three king-sized bedrooms, a fully fitted kitchen with a Nespresso machine and a huge private terrace with barbecue grills, this Airbnb space is a rare gem. The highlight, however, is the private, glass-bottom sky pool with amazing views of the jungle. The property also has its own water treatment plant, ensuring tasty, clean water for its guests. Revel in the luxury of staying at your very own palatial penthouse - complete with its own staff to care for all your needs - in this perfect tropical paradise.
Central Park Tulum - Penthouse Three BedroomsTulum, Quintana Roo, Mexico
Top guest reviewsthe two main pools are very kids friendlypool on the roof great views of mexican junglethe penthouse was excellent had all the amenities required and was extremely spacious and comfortablethe private pool on the roof was amazing and the views stunningvery luxurious place and it was fun to have our own deck and poolvery clean and spaciousvery clean and modern tooeverything was super clean beds comfortablevery clean modern and amazing for its pricemarc and nico's place was spotless and absolutely beautiful
Host:staffs were very kind and helpfulthe staff was wonderful and the beach is so beautifulthe concierge was just as awesome and very helpfuleveryone was very friendlyvery friendly staffRead more reviewswe loved staying at central parkour stay in central park was beyond amazingour stay in central park was beyond amazingthe los amigos property central park we’re beautiful and amazingclose to downtown and 20 drive to the beach safe area and easy to get to
This oceanfront villa boasts an aesthetically pleasing living area with cozy seating, which is the perfect place to enjoy the stunning water views. You can find a hammock on the property where you can relax while you enjoy a good read. The lounging area on the rental’s rooftop features a hot tub for a relaxing soak outdoors. The three-story home has four spacious bedrooms with en suite bathrooms for convenience. This villa’s kitchen, dining, and living areas are air-conditioned to keep guests comfortable on warm days.
OceanFront Villa Kiin /Jacuzzi/Daily CleaningTulum, Q.R., Mexico
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Host:johanna is an incredible host who really went above and beyond to make sure we were looked afterthe host was very nice responded quickly and was easily accessiblethe host was super responsive to anything and everything we needed during our stayjohanna is an amazing host and was always so quick to respondthe staff at the house was amazing and the house itself was stunningRead more reviewslocation very close to everything and 10 minutes away walking find a very nice cenotewhat a house what a host what a location this vacation was truly perfectamazing villa with great location and perfect great host
Located a few yards away from the turquoise waters of Tulum beach, this jungle house is part of Tulum’s Holistika community and is found right in the middle of the Mayan jungle. The beautiful, spacious Tulum beach rental sleeps 7 and features airy, uncluttered rooms, a fully fitted kitchen, as well as a lovely private pool. Head down to the beach for the gorgeous waters, indulge in a massage or participate in ‘temazcal’, which is Mexico’s take on yoga. Taxis are available to visit the town, but it’s more fun zipping across the roads on the two-wheelers that are always available for rent.
Mayan Jungle HouseTulum, Quintana Roo, Mexico
Top guest reviewsgreat ac wifi and very responsive hosti loved the pool the ac worked amazingly we felt safethe pool the amenities the neighbourhood were all greatlovely comfortable house in a secluded private neighborhood to the south of tulumyes the wifi is slow but adequate for email so we didn’t mindclean quiet and peacefulit was spotlessly clean and very well appointedit's very clean and modernthe house was clean and just as describedthe house is very spacious clean and comfortable
Host:luisa was very responsiveluisa was very responsive to all of our questions and requestsluisa was a fantastic host she responded quickly to any and all questions or requestsluisa was a great host and we enjoyed our stay in tulumthe staff ari was so helpful and kindRead more reviewsgreat house secluded yet close to townthe place was in a fantastic location within tulummy family enjoyed the pool and the close proximity to holistika communitybeautiful home in a quiet locationeverything was great beautiful home and perfect location thank you for making our trip to tulum a wonderful experience
This beautiful unit sleeps two guests and there is an infinity pool available. After a long day exploring Tulum, you will definitely enjoy that feature very much. Although you are residing an approximate 5 minutes from the beach, shops, and restaurants, you can explore further with the two bikes that are provided. The unit is located in a quiet area and many expats live in the area. Amenities provided include a dryer, bathroom essentials, and air conditioning. The place comes with free street parking, laptop-friendly workspace, and wifi. The kitchen has a refrigerator, stove, and microwave, plus the dishes that you may need for self-catering.
La Casa Blanca Tulum Private pool, kingsize bed, quiet neighborhoodTulum, Quintana Roo, Mexico
Top guest reviewsthe bed was comfy and had a nice view of the back pool/deck areathe apt is beautifully decorated and has all the amenities and morethe bed was extremely comfy and i enjoyed reading my book on the couch toowhat a beautiful home the pool a/c w&d and gorgeous aesthetic made it perfect for our tulum visitthe bed was big and comfortable with a nice view out in the little cozy pool areait was clean quiet and safeit was amazing and so cleanthe pool was clean and well kept and the bikes were perfect for exploringthe place was sparkling cleanhis airbnb was gorgeous and clean and just as advertised
Host:dmitriy is a fabulous hostdmitriy was a fantastic hostdmitriy was an amazing hostdmitriy was an absolutely wonderful hostdmitriy was a great hostRead more reviewsgreat location and a beautiful homeamazing location beautiful home outstanding hospitalitylocation wise it is pretty close to all the restaurants bars and shops in townit is quite close to popular tourist spots and restaurantsthere is a supermarket 5mins walk away and the neighbourhood is peaceful and safe
Located in the heart of downtown Tulum, this cosy space is only 10 minutes away from the beach. Downtown Tulum is the perfect place to find both touristy and non-touristy things to do. The pool and private terrace are meant for complete relaxation, while Batey’s (a popular local pub), is just a block away, with its refreshing cocktails and daily jazz nights. This house for rent in Tulum comes with free parking, Wi-Fi and lovely modern furnishings. With all this plus its great location, this quaint, loft-like apartment is the perfect base camp for a few days amidst the sun, sand, and sea.
Spacious Apartment 3 - Heart of Tulum!Tulum, Quintana Roo, Mexico
Top guest reviewsin the kitchen they had coffee and tea which was amazing toothe ac and fans keep the place nice and cool at night so you have a pleasant sleepthis apartment worked great for us a couple with two small children who could share the fold down couchthe place is really comfortable very nice bed and good coffeethe semi-private pool was such a treat after being so hot all day from walking the townabsolutely clean and very cozybeautiful stylish and clean apartmentapartment is immaculate clean and modernit was clean spacious and the bed was very comfortablethe apartment was clean and perfect for the two of us
Host:she is a fantastic hostthe hosts are so accommodating and helpfulthe host didn't turn up to welcome us with info just let caretaker give us keysline was very helpful answering any questions that we hadamazing place and great hostRead more reviewswe loved this location in tulumgreat location so close to everythinggreat location beautiful spotgreat central location close to great foodgreat location walking distance to shops and restaurants
A cool blue pool, white cobbled walls and green gardens await you in this beautiful home. A bright kitchen and a lovely patio make for serenity and peace. The unit sleeps two guests in one bedroom and has a bathroom to share. As it is “Plus-verified”, you know you can expect a quality experience in this home. The apartment has a full kitchen and a dining area. The outdoor space is delightful, and the bathroom is en-suite. The unit comes with wifi connectivity, television access, bedroom comforts, and bathroom essentials. Free parking is available on the premises. Located in downtown Tulum, residing in this unit means that bars, restaurants, and shopping are all within walking distance. The beach is about 15 minutes by car. Guests can self-check-in with a lockbox.
Feng Shui ApartmentTulum, Quintana Roo, Mexico
Top guest reviewsvery well designed ground floor apartment facing the beautiful back gardenthoughtful details and lovely eating area/ kitchenand there is an eat-in kitchen area a beautiful bathroom and a small patio with a hammockthe pool was a nice touch as well with it being so hotour apartment was very clean and comfortable giant bed great air-conit was very clean and well appointedour room was very clean and comfortableclean and big room with great designthe place is extremely clean and so stunningly beautifulthe place is clean and gorgeous and extremely convenient to local restaurants and bars
Host:host was very quick and responsiveour host and the staff were extremely attentive and helpfulbobby and sandy were wonderful hostsmelchor was a stellar host quick responses and a great sense of hospitalitymelchor was a really great hostRead more reviewsgreat location in tulum centrogreat location in the heart of tulumgreat downtown location close to many wonderful restaurantsgreat location too walking distance from a lot of bars/restaurantsfantastic place in a great location in the heart of tulum
This lovely Mediterranean-style home is located in a quiet residential area, which has easy access to the main street and its restaurants, shops and supermarket. Everything is a few minutes away by bike and this Tulum vacation rental provides three bicycles for its guests. Fitted with modern facilities, this little slice of Greece is extremely clean and roomy. The host also provides innumerable little tips on local sights as well as the best fishing/snorkelling tours, making your trip that much smoother as a result.
Casa Sampi Tulum- local feel, convenient locationTulum, Quintana Roo, Mexico
Top guest reviewshis place was true to photos wifi cable tv air condition in every roomi liked there were air conditioners in every roomit was humid and the air conditioners in each room are greatthe air conditioners in the rooms really helped out and we were cool and comfortable the whole timericardo and his local helper does everything to make your stay comfortable and without any issuesvery clean and attractively decoratedeverything was clean and the beds were comfortablethe place was very clean and had plenty of towels and cooking itemsricardo's place was very clean and cozyit is spotlessly clean roomy and attractively decorated
Host:the best airbnb host we've ever hadricardo was a great hostricardo is a great host who responds very quicklyi highly recommend this home as riccardo is the best host you could ask forricardo was the perfect host offering tips and answering questions via wattsapp at the drop of a hatRead more reviewsconvenient location in a safe neighbourhoodthe location was great-an easy walk to restaurants stores etc” the neighborhood was safe and close to everything we wantedgreat place near downtown tulum's restaurant strip (also lots of great stores and street vendors to buy souvenirs)very nice place in good location
This bright, breezy, modern apartment in the heart of downtown Tulum allows guests to live like a local. Located two blocks from the town hall, this lovely property is very close to shops, restaurants, and bars. With its contemporary kitchen and screened-in porch, this Tulum house rental is thoughtfully done up and includes personal touches like hand-woven throw pillows, art work by local artists, straw floor mats, and comfy bed linens. And when you’re not soaking up the feel of the city, laze away on the spacious balcony with your daily dose of caffeine.
LOVELY & URBAN 3-bdm Apt for 6, TOWN CENTER, PATIOTulum, Quintana Roo, Mexico
This lovely penthouse in Aldea Zama is the perfect destination for big families or a gang of friends. The complex comes with modern furnishings, including a lounging area with a bar on the first floor and hanging beds with gorgeous jungle views on the second. The third level is meant for spending some breathless moments under the stars. The hosts have a personal relationship with all the local bars, beach clubs, and restaurants and are always happy to make reservations for you to enjoy fun-filled, stress-free afternoons/evenings.
Palatial penthouse with jungle views
Located in a quiet neighborhood of Tulum, this rental for two people is a great vacation home for a relaxing stay. The rental offers a bedroom with a king bed and a bathroom. You have private access to two gardens with a comfy seating area. You also have access to a well-equipped kitchen where you can prepare meals. A supermarket is within walking distance from this Airbnb vacation home. Archaeological ruins of Tulum and beaches can be easily reached from the property for those keen to explore the local attractions of Tulum.
Casa Huhh Studio B, design, locatedTulum, Quintana Roo, Mexico
Top guest reviewsboth fan and ac available and appreciatedwe really appreciated the air conditioningit offered a perfect balance of amenities (air conditioning wi-fi tv) with a lovely local feelthe beds were comfortable and the ac and fans worked greatthe air conditioning worked great flor had bikes that we could use to get around tulumthe place was clean and as describedit is so lovely clean and tastefulhouse was nice and clean perfect size for a couplethe studio is clean perfect simple and well organizedthe place itself was very clean & well located
Host:florencia was an excellent hostflorencia was very helpful even wen we locked ourselves outshe was very responsive and helpfulalso the host was very helpful and always availableflorencia is a perfect hostRead more reviewsthe location is fantasticthe location was perfect close to central tulum but away from the hustletucked away in a quiet street and a very cute studioit was safe and close to the centrogreat location would definitely stay there again
Located in The Highline, this studio has everything you need for a perfect romantic trip. There’s a comfortable king-sized bed and a private terrace for guests to hang out on and have a drink. Guests will not need to worry about safety, as there’s a concierge and 24 hour security. There’s also a beautiful infinity pool for you to take a dip in after a day of sightseeing.
A great apartment for couples
This apartment for two people has a comfortable queen bed. The bedroom also has room-darkening shades to adjust the amount of natural light you want in the room. Note that some furniture and traditional decors in the apartment have been made by Mayan women. The patio of this rental has a swimming pool perfect for a rejuvenating dip. The patio also has a hammock ideal to spend a lazy afternoon indoors. The main street on Tulum can be reached by foot from the property.
Kín Tulum °Tulum, Quintana Roo, Mexico
Top guest reviewstheres all the necessary amenties to make light meals good working ac and reliable wifithere is excellent air conditioning in the bedroom and ceiling fans in all roomsnice patio and poolthe ac and the bed is perfect after visiting tulummiquel's apartment pool and patio were beautiful and as describedthe place was spotless and the pool area always cleanvery nice and clean placemiguel's house was very cleanthe space itself is really clean spacious and homelythe airbnb is very clean and the outdoor space is really nice
Host:eduardo was an excellent hostthe host family are very lovely and super helpful with advice and questionseveryone was hospitable and pleasanteduardo and the host family on site were very welcoming and helpfulhis family is kind and hospitalbleRead more reviewsit’s location was secure and close to townlocation was super convenientgreat location a couple of minutes drive from downtown tulumi recommend this cute place in tulum town:)the location is a short walk from downtown through a quiet residential neighborhood
This spacious new apartment is absolutely meant for big family getaways or a great Mexican holiday with friends. With a capacity for 10, the apartment is close to the shops, local eateries, sights, and the beach. The big, airy living room is the perfect place to gather around for coffee and drinks, while the free Wi-Fi and 40" inch flat-screen TVs in all the bedrooms take care of the entertainment factor. A personal masseuse is available around the clock for those with sore muscles and free bicycles are also provided for all guests.
Holidays in tropical apartment #TulumeandoTulum, Q.R., Mexico
Top guest reviewsall the amenities of home very comfortable and cleannice clean apartment with a great pool in a new development a quick cab ride from the city centeroverall the place was stylish nice scenery and next door to a poolsuper clean private and convenientthe maintenance keeps it super clean dailyamazing place super clean and great valuegreat place to stay in family everything was clean and perfectly planned for our staythe condo is super cute and clean
Host:the host was very welcoming and responded fastwonderful stay and wonderful hosts with excellent communicationsthey were super accommodating and great to deal withthe concierge was very responsive and quickly helped us with any issues we hadwelcome from jessica was really appreciated and she was more then helpful during all the weekRead more reviewswhat a beautiful apartment in such a beautkful locationthe location of this house was great that you can easily access to the center of citywe loved the location of this place so close to shops beaches cenotes and archeological sitesamazing perfect location nice and accesible hoststulum is a wonderful spot and this location was perfect for our family
This pretty Mayan cabin for two is just the place for a romantic Mexican getaway. Located only 2.5 miles (4 kilometres) from the pristine beaches and 5 blocks from the main avenue, this cosy space is surrounded by grocery stores, bakeries, bars, and restaurants. A breakfast bar, coffee machine, refrigerator and helpful host will have you ready for adventure in this rustic, yet modern cabin.
PRIVATE RUSTIC CABIN IN TULUM CENTETulum, Quintana Roo, Mexico
Top guest reviewsthere is no ac but this wasn't missed at all thanks to the 2 electric fansit doesn't have ac but the fans kept us cool and comfortablecomfy bed purified water and awesome open air overhead showerthe room is like of “open” to all noise from the street and neighborsthe shower was nice and wifi is always nice to have if you need itthe cabana is super clean and bignice and clean and had everything i neededthe room was clean and our stay was greatthe room is spacious beautiful and clean romantic as wellthe place was clean well kept and had everything you would need
Host:the host: cristina was a really good hostcristina was an amazing hostkristina was an amazing hostcristina was very helpful giving us tips and advicelovely place and the host was helpful and attentiveRead more reviewsgood location close the restaurants and bars located on the main streetwonderful spot walking distance to everything in towngreat location close to shops and restaurants on the main streetamazing location close to many bars and restaurantsyou can walk easily to the city center and the neighborhood is very safe
Explore and savour the exotic beach town of Tulum
Nestled along the Yucatán Peninsula, Tulum is a spot sought out by intrepid travellers who like taking an unconventional path to paradise. So, pack your bags and run away to this unique Mexican destination for some unforgettable beach-holiday moments.
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