10 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Azores, Portugal - Updated 2023


Located about 1,400 km (870 mi) away from mainland Portugal, the archipelago of the Azores is mountainous and boasts beautiful little islands. It is estimated that around 250,000 people live on the island, and the region itself is considered part of Europe as it belongs to Portugal. Despite the small sizes of the isles, the climate is varied with tropical forests, volcanoes, and lush fields, which make up a large part of the Azorean landscapes. Hiking, riding, fishing, boating, and diving are just some of the interesting activities you can do here. You can check out beautiful destinations such as Terceira and Graciosa to make the most of your trip. If you are looking to stay somewhere charming and unique, check out the best Airbnb vacation rentals in Azores, Portugal.

1. Large eco-friendly apartment in Lagoa (from USD 118)

Located in the Lagoa area of the Azores, this gorgeous apartment can sleep up to four people and comes with amazing amenities to make your stay here a memorable one. The home is equipped with a Smart TV and WiFi access to keep the guests entertained. Guests can also enjoy the hot tub on site as well as panoramic views. The Airbnb is also equipped with a full kitchen, essentials, and even free parking for guests.

epicenter SANTACRUZ
LAGOA (Santa Cruz), AÇORES, Portugal
192 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great apartment and with fantastic views and no complaints
appliances work well and furniture is comfortable (great sofa)
huge living dining room with a great sofa and excellent tv/music system
the apartment was very clean beautiful views and all the amenities you could ever need
we definitely took advantage of the laundry patio and hot tub (with views )
the rooms were clean and we received towels soap etc
the apartment was very clean and comfortable
everything was clean and the whirlpool is a cool gadget
it was very clean and had all of the touches of home
it's a clean beautiful and relaxing apartment
nino was a super host
the host is extremely helpful and attentive to emails
the combination of a perfect place and a perfect host
nuno was an excellent host
nuno is a perfect host
great location very relaxing
perfect location for touring around sao miguel island
this apartment is the perfect location for day trips as it is centrally located
i loved the location of the condo
overall we loved the location:)
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2. Spacious and luxurious villa in Ribeira Grande (from USD 95)

Located in the heart of the city of Ribeira Grande, this villa is a modern and luxurious accommodation that can make your stay in the Azores one you won’t forget. The home has plenty of windows, giving it a bright and airy feeling, and the fully equipped modern kitchen is ideal for cooking gourmet dinners. Guests here can have access to just about any amenities they might need such as smart TVs, WiFi, a swimming pool, and a thriving garden. Guests can book tours and massages, so you can head out and explore the island.

Fontenário House
Ribeira Grande, Açores, Portugal
76 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cottage 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment is very comfortable with outstanding finishings
it is well equipped and has a nice green space outside as well as the pool
we enjoyed the bright well-appointed unit and the spacious terrace overlooking the pool in the evenings before dinner
a peaceful quiet and very clean setting
the apartment itself is very clean modern and comfortable
the most clean and tidy stay we had in the last 10years of travelling
the house was cleaned while we were away which was a nice touch
the place is in great condition and clean
nuno was also really helpful and quick to respond to any questions
nuno was a fantastic host adding very thoughtful touches and easy to communicate with
nuno is very friendly and tried his best to be as helpful as possible about everything
nuno and eduarda are perfect hosts and we hope to come back for a longer visit
nuno's place is beautiful and he was an incredible host
cute quiet and close to everything
great location easy to find beautiful place
beautiful place- we used it as our homebase to drive around the island during our stay here
the location is fantastic the house is very modern and well designed the grounds are relaxing and beautiful
the location is easy to get around the island and nuno is very helpful with recommendations
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3. Large historic house overlooking the sea (from USD 106)

This large and beautiful house is over 100 years old and has been meticulously restored to modern and luxurious standards. The home is surrounded by an extensive green area and overlooks the ocean on the northeast coast of Sao Miguel Island. You can enjoy a comfortable rest away from the city and take in the sounds of nature, read a book, or swim in the pool. Guests can have access to amenities such as WiFi, TV, and parking while they are here, as well essentials and a full kitchen.

Casa da Belavista with Jacuzzi (New)
Lomba da Fazenda, Açores, Portugal
135 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 3 Beds 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the view from all bedrooms the patio and kitchen is amazing
we really enjoyed swiming in the pool from that you have a beautiful view over the see
the house is big the kitchen is well equipped and the view is amazing
we enjoyed taking advantage of the spacious kitchen and drinking in the views from the terrace
this is the perfect secluded getaway with amazing views and a very comfortable clean home
very modern and clean
the house is very clean spacious and comfortable
house was clean and very modern for the island
the place was beautiful and very clean
extremely well maintained clean and organized home
host made us feel very welcome
mario was probably the best host we’ve ever stayed with
mario was a very well prepared and considerate host
hello mariothank you for beeing our host for the last two nights
hosts we're very quick to respond and very kind and helpful
the location was perfect
we really enjoyed the location
beautiful house on stunning location
the location ist great and it is a very quiet place
this is a perfect location to relax and soak in a quieter part of the island
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4. Modern dwelling overlooking the town (from USD 85)

This stunning property is located on the island of Sao Miguel, overlooking the town and surrounded by lush green trees and flowers. The place is modernly decorated and features a heated pool where you can relax while you look out at the ocean. The accommodation is equipped with everything you may need to enjoy your holidays such as WiFi access, TV, free parking, a full kitchen, and laundry facilities.

Casa do Outeiro with Heated Pool
Faial da Terra, Povoação, Portugal
100 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
clean cozy and beautifully situated on the hillside overlooking the ocean
it is well-equipped very clean and spacious
this place is just perfect apartment is spacious modern clean a very cozy
loved this place very well decorated clean and situated in such a nice quiet town full of friendly people
and thanks for the great tips the cleanliness the kindness and the whole stay
mario and marcilia were wonderful hosts
amazing host and amazing place
host was very friendly and caring
friendly and warm welcome
the place is amazing as the host is too
amazing place if you really want to live at that location
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5. Luxury stay in the heart of town (from USD 105)

This beautiful and luxurious accommodation is in the heart of Lagoa and sleeps up to four people. Priding itself on eco-sustainability, the home is also fully equipped with some pretty great amenities such as high-speed internet, smart TVs, a full kitchen, and a hot tub. The garden area is private for guests, so you can wake up in the morning and enjoy a coffee or a romantic glass of wine in the evening under the stars.

epicenter LAGOA
LAGOA (Santa Cruz), AÇORES, Portugal
114 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire condo 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we had an amazing stay at nuno’s lagoa apartment
the apartment also had an espresso maker and a fully stocked kitchen and a great shower
cozy apartment with an outstanding view on the ocean
facilities and amenities at lagoa is just what you need for a comfortable stay
incredible apartment great jacuzzi
the apartment was very clean spacious and well organized
amazing attention to details very clean and well prepared for guests
it was clean cozy and very easy to reach
excellent communication beautiful and clean apartment great location
the hot tub was nice to have and very clean and well looked after
francisco is an amazing host
also very helpful hosts
great value and amazing host
very quick response from the host and detailed information prior to arrival made it very easy
awesome place and nuno was a great host
the location was ideal for our purposes
good central location to explore sao miguel
the location is excellent for visiting all areas of the island
excellent location to get to know the island
we highly recommend because of the location and nunos prompt replies
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6. Azorean flat in a windmill (from USD 215)

Enjoy a unique accommodation in the Azores when you stay in this lovely windmill. Built in the 1800s, this windmill offers 360-degree views of the sea and the surroundings. The windmill is built for two guests and comes with a king-sized bed, tastefully decorated living room, kitchenette, and a modern bathroom. On top of all that, the windmill also comes with amenities such as WiFi access and TV to keep the guests entertained.

Moinho das Feteiras | The Mill
Ponta Delgada, S. Miguel - Açores, Portugal
176 reviews  Wifi Available
Windmill 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
our favorite part of the experience was eating breakfast on the patio overlooking the ocean
there is a kitchen with a small sink and two cook tops
we enjoyed wonderful sunsets over dinner and beautiful breakfasts with ocean views
also limited comfortable indoor seating —another armchair downstairs or up in the bedroom would be great
the bathroom and bedroom were both beautiful and modern and surprisingly spacious
it's unique clean modern and very comfortable
in addition the apartment was extremely well designed clean and included excellent food and snacks to welcome us
with that being said it is extremely clean peaceful and beautiful
amazing hospitality by the host
the host was thoughtful and quick to respond
and as we had several questions during our stay the friendly host answered always promptly
the host was great and easy to communicate with even when we locked ourselves out of the house
maria was a fantastic host who was quick to respond to questions and offered tips on local restaurants
breathtaking location close to points or interest
the location is perfect - just a quick 20 minute drive to ponta delgata or sete cidades
we loved this location there‘s nothing left to say
so it was a great location
great location for seeing the island's highlights if you hire a car
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7. Elegant eco-lodge for four (from USD 74)

Featuring wood paneling and lots of greenery, this eco-lodge is a beautiful accommodation. The home can sleep up to four people, and despite its natural and earthy atmosphere, it is still packed with amazing amenities such as a modern gas fireplace, large flat-screen TV, and sophisticated bathroom. Essentials are included as well as laundry facilities, WiFi access, and a full kitchen.

Azor Eco Lodge
S. Vicente Ferreira, Açores, Portugal
193 reviews  Wifi Available
Private room 3 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful space and very comfortable stay
the beds were very comfy and the bathroom was great
the entire space was spotless with comfortable beds furniture and nice linens
it's clean comfortable and has many modern amenities which made our stay enjoyable
we loved our stay here the place is well designed and provides a warm cozy feeling
we got some small food presents and everything was very clean new and modern
the place was very clean and great hospitably
the bathroom was clean and the kitchen was modern
so pretty clean and comfortable
very clean looks exactly like the pics
thank you aldina for be so kind and lovely
aldina was very available and helpful
great hospitality from the owner highly recommended
the hosts were helpful in every case
this is a fantastic apartment with lovely hosts
very cute place will stay again
nice place in the heart of the island
the location was perfect to start the daytrips
amazing very well located place with all the equipment you need to have a great and cozy stay
it is easy to go to many places on the west part of the island
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8. Comfortable apartment with chic interiors (from USD 52)

Located in the historic city of Ponta Delgada, this wonderful apartment is an ideal spot to stay for those looking to explore the history of the area. The apartment is great if you are not looking to do a lot of driving as there are tons of shops, restaurants, and museums nearby that are all within walking distance. The apartment is packed with amenities such as WiFi, a TV, and a kitchen, as well as a large and comfortable bed, ensuring guests a hassle-free stay.

2 Towers Apartment - Historic Center Ponta Delgada
Ponta Delgada, Açores, Portugal
201 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we really appreciated the balcony view and modern rooms to relax in
the two towers apartment was so lovely
great apartment over two floors and with a charming balcony direct in the center of ponta delgada
it had everything we needed from crib high chair and kitchen very well equipped
and an awesome shower to boot
everything was very clean charming and well-maintained
the apartment was very clean and stylish
the flat was clean and beautiful
mario's apartment is clean stylish and comfortable
the apartment is recently renovated and was extremely clean and inviting
mario & marcilia are super hosts
mario and marcilia were great hosts
mario and marcilia were excellent hosts
the hosts were very kind
mário and marcília were responsive hosts and responded quickly and with great kindness
the location was perfect
wonderful location as well
the location is also amazing
location is perfect if you want to be central to everything
amazing place very well located
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9. Three-bedroom home with sea views (from USD 90)

This traditional cottage in the hills is an amazing place to spend your time in the Azores. The traditional dwelling has views of the sea right from the front of the property, and the garden and trees surrounding it can make the space feel airy. You can walk around the area to discover ancient volcanoes, viewing points, and natural landscapes. The home is bright and is equipped with a kitchen, WiFi, and TV access for convenience.

Welcome to A Toca do Lince I
Bretanha, Azores, Portugal
294 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 3 Beds 4 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great views comfortable beds great kitchen amenities
the cottage was immaculate comfortable and welcoming
the home is very comfortable with a lovely view of the ocean
the place is so comfortable and has a beautiful view of the ocean
lot of towels good kitchen wifi washing machine all you can think of
clean comfy bed the whole place is beautifully decorated
it was very clean and there was everything we needed
everything was perfect fast communication clean house quiet neighborhood
i loved how airy and clean it was with the white walls and tasteful decorations
very charming cosy and clean cottage and garden
the hosts react quickly and help wherever they can with questions and concerns
the hosts were very welcoming and hospitable
they’re great hosts in every meaning
fast response absolutely organised and always kind
robert and cristina were great hosts
wonderful house on a wonderful location on a wonderful island
really cozy house with a great location
great location for a hike around the sete cidades crater
wonderful cozy beautiful house in a stunning location
fully equipped super comfortable and in wonderful location
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10. Private villa near the city center (from USD 66)

This modern villa is located in the heart of Faja de Baixo City. There are tons of cool things to enjoy nearby, so if you are looking to explore the cultural urban life of the Azores, this home is a good option. The space is equipped with great amenities such as WiFi, essentials, and a full kitchen where you can prepare delicious gourmet meals. The villa’s modern interiors boast large windows and wood paneling, creating an airy feeling.

Quinta do Vinhático
Fajã de Baixo, Açores, Portugal
176 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
i really appreciate local breakfast which ricardo prepared for us also flowers from garden is very nice detail
he was always quick to respond including addressing a brief wifi issue which was much appreciated
this is a cozy well furnished cabin set in a beautiful garden with a great view over ponta delgada
the garden setting is amazing and the interior is very well thought out comfortable and stylish
the shower is amazing especially after a long day in nature
ricardo's place was very clean and comfy
comfortable clean and convenient
everything spotless amazing design
the accommodation is perfectly clean and comfortable
the house is super clean and fresh
the owner is very polite & responsible
he and his girlfriend are super nice hosts that we can recommend to everyone
he and his mom are very friendly and nice people
amazing place very good host
ricardo is a great host very thoughtful and quick at responding
nice location and close to the airport
so cute and close to everything
this is a great location
it is wonderful and central to the island and not far from downtown
super cozy perfect location
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Explore the beautiful Azores region

The Azores region is a very interesting and fun place to explore. The archipelago is unique, with its biodiversity and incredible sites. Enjoy some time in the sun or explore the jungles and forests while you hike. You can even do a little fishing in the Atlantic Ocean. If you are looking for a modern and chic place to stay, you can refer to this list of the best Airbnb vacation rentals in Azores, Portugal.

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