Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Arica, Chile - Updated 2023

airbnb Arica Chile
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Arica is fondly known as the City of Eternal Spring and is located about 19.3 km (12 miles) away from the Peruvian border. Arica enjoys a mild climate with comfortable temperatures throughout the year. Arica can be said to be a developing seaside resort, a town where visitors can enjoy golden sand dunes, indulge in duty-free shopping and soak in the lively nightlife. Arica is also the gateway to several inland ruins which depict the history of ancient cultures. Wildlife can be enjoyed in the Lauca National Park where there are many animal species like vicuña, alpaca and nandu. Guests looking to spend some time in the city can read on to find out more about the top 10 Airbnb vacation rentals in the area.

1. Single room in a family hostel (from USD 20)

Welcome to this room, which is part of a family-run hostel. The room advertised for rent is a single room which is ideal for a solo traveller. The guest will get access to a shared bathroom. However, guests can make use of the kitchen which is available free of charge. Guests can also make use of the utensils and equipment in the property. Included with the rent is a nice and tasty breakfast. Fast, free Wifi is available.

Arica, Arica and Parinacota Region, Chile
167 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Private room in home 1 Bed 1 Guest 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 1

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
(no a/c or fan
good hot shower and wifi was reliable and fast
safe clean with great internet (wifi) connection hot showers and most importantly a comfortable bed highly recommend
there are bright and beautiful rooms large bathrooms and space for staying
the room is perfect everything was as described
the rooms are very clean as the bathroom
everything was super clean
it is super clean with both shared washrooms being constantly maintained spotless
the room are clean tidy and private
it is very clean and well kept ("home" clean so much better than a hostel)
mary gentle and attentive
mary and franklin are very gracious hosts
franklin and his wife mary were excellent hosts
he and his girlfriend mary are excellent hosts
the hosts make you feel at home at once with a very personal and helpful interaction
easy bus ride down town
the location is also great not far from the bus terminal
location was also great walk to the beach nearby
it's close enough to the center of town to have a good walk there
franklin's place has a good location in arica
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2. Comfortable accommodation in Arica (from USD 22)

Rent this simple, yet functional apartment, which can sleep up to four people. Though simple in decoration, it is bright and attracts lots of natural lighting. There is free parking onsite, meaning that guests can bring in their vehicles and park easily. Guests can make use of the two single beds in the first bedroom and the queen-sized bed in the second bedroom. The living area has a floor mattress and a sofa bed which can sleep more people.

Arica, Región de Arica y Parinacota, Chile
134 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Private room in rental unit 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
the whole apartment was very clean
hugo is à very nice host who makes sure you feel like home at his appartment
great host and apartment
hugo is a great host very kind and helpful
he makes you at home and is very kind and helpful with his little english
hugo is very friendly accomadating and was quick to respond to any questions we had
a bit far away from the city centre but easy to reach by bus or collective
it is a comfortable quiet apartment within walking distance to the beach
we took a long walk to the beach from his apartment too it was really clean
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3. Cosy beachfront accommodation (from USD 55)

Enjoy Arica while staying at this cosy beachfront apartment that is fully equipped with modern furnishings and amenities. This plush condominium is in a peaceful residential area and only steps away from Chinchorro Beach and Las Machas Beach. There are several restaurants and pubs in the area which guests can choose from. Feel like a night out? Then head into one of the many discotheques in the area. There are also several pizzerias, ice cream shops and grocery stores in the area. As the condominium has controlled access and 24-hour security, guests will feel safe in the apartment. A baby crib can be provided in the unit upon request.

Arica, Región de Arica y Parinacota, Chile
88 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire vacation home 5 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
fully equipped kitchen and nice balcony maría was very nice and helpfull really appreciated
comfortable clean and easy to find
nice hosts very quick to respond
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4. Sunny Days Hostel (from USD 17)

Sunny Days is a hostel which predominantly caters to international travelers visiting Arica for leisure. The hostel is close to bus terminals, allowing guests to move around the city easily. The property is also close to the beach and next to a large supermarket carrying all sundries guests will need. The room for rent is a dormitory-like room, which is shared with other guests and has a shared bathroom. This is a great space for travelers wanting to meet like-minded people. Guests get access to the kitchen and outdoor patio.

Arica, Región de Arica y Parinacota, Chile
56 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Shared room in guesthouse 5 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
the place was very clean and beautifully decorated
hostel sunny days is just wonderful - clean spacious and friendly with a kind and generous host
stuart is a great host in every respect
my host stuart was very nice helpful
the staff really went the extra mile to make sure all of my needs were met everyday
very nice hostel it has everything you need the host is always helpful friendly and has nice recommendations
the b&b is very spacious and stuart is very helpful
all in all this hostal is super good close to the bus terminal and the beach
perfect place for a early bus or beach and sera
great location to either the city center or the beach really friendly and helpful hosts
it is in such a great locatin close to the bus terminal the local market and the beach
close to bus station clean and with rich breakfast
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5. Backpacker's accommodation in Arica

Looking for an affordable accommodation? Then, you may be interested in this room which is good for two guests. There is a double bed in the comfortable room and it is located in a conducive condominium. Close enough to the sea, the property attracts the calming sound of the waves whilst giving guests a relaxing ambience. All amenities needed for a comfortable stay are available in this property.

Arica, Arica and Parinacota Region, Chile
101 reviews   Wifi Available
Private room in rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it was comfortable with good wifi a big tv and netflix
we stayed in the double room and was perfect for us
our room was nicely sized with a very comfortable bed and a tv
this double room was perfect for me and my girlfriend
the apartment is really nice and clean we felt welcomed
the apartment is very clean n safe
césars apartment was easy to find and access clean and quiet
the apartment is a modern ground floor condo that is both comfortable and very clean
cesar was such a great host
cesar was a really nice host always calm and friendly
césar was a great host
cesar was very nice and responsive
césar was a fantastic host
great place right near the beach
quiet and pleasant- great location for us
the place was beautifully situated just 5min walk from the beach
the condo where the apartment is located is nice familiar and easy access by bus
great place really quiet at night so close to the beach and mall plaza recomendable
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6. Affordable backpacker's accommodation

Tight on a budget? Then this backpacker’s accommodation will be the ideal choice for you. This comfortable room consists of two cushy beds which can sleep two people. Located in a calm and serene neighborhood, the property is an ideal base to explore major sights in the city. The beach is only five minutes away and is absolutely beautiful. Free Wifi is available in the property and is reliable.

Arica, Arica y Parinacota, Chile
48 reviews   Wifi Available
Private room in rental unit 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room is small but i would recommend his place to anyone looking to stay in arica
also de house was clean
the apartment is very new clean and modern and is less than 5 minutes from a beautiful beach
cesar was a great host
cesar as always is a great host
cesar is very friendly and very helpful
he was very responsive and accommodating
i didn’t have a chance to actually meet cesar but he brother roberto received me and was very kind
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7. Single room for backpackers

This is a single room located in an apartment, inside a condominium complex surrounded by a beautiful, lush garden. The condominium enjoys 24-hour security and is safe for everyone. The guest using the bedroom gets access to a shared bathroom. Guests get access to the kitchen and the equipment and food in it too. There is a washing machine on the premises and it can be used by the guest. The very beautiful Chinchorro beach is only a 5-minute walk away from the property. There are several pubs in the vicinity and they are only 20 minutes away by foot.

Arica, Región de Arica y Parinacota, Chile
78 reviews   Wifi Available
Private room in rental unit 1 Bed 1 Guest 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 1

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the rooms all have fresh and tasteful amenities
nice room the same in the description no surprise
the place is clean and neat
very clean and confortable house and room in a nice neighborhood
the bathroom is clean new and top-notch with plenty of hot water
clean with lots of amenities
the apartment is cosy and clean
cesar was the perfect host
cesar was the perfect host
cesar was so sweet and helpful
césar was a fantastic host
cesar is very nice person and helpful
it's right near the beach too like a minute walk
really close to the beach quiet safe neighborhood
the location it self is really good located if you are into the beach
small room at great location recommend to the single travelers
the appartment is located inside a secure place and is very quiet
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8. Fully equipped apartment

This fully equipped apartment is located centrally and close to major amenities like restaurants, cafes, bars and grocery stores. The house can accommodate up to six people who can use the three bedrooms. There are two single beds in one bedroom, a double bed in another and two single beds in the third bedroom. There is also a closed terrace which guests can access. There are two private bathrooms with shower facilities. The kitchen can be used to prepare simple meals.

Arica, Región de Arica y Parinacota, Chile
101 reviews  
Private room 5 Beds 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
the flat is huge clean and nice
great size flat within walking distance of the main areas of arica
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9. Triple room in Arica

Welcome to this triple room located on the 5th floor of the apartment in Arica. Here, the apartment offers beautiful views of the city and sea. This room is highly ideal for young people wishing to have a good and comfortable time in the city. The room comes complete with a closet and a cabin with trundle bed. Guests can make use of the kitchen and laundry facilities are available. The bathroom is a shared one. Do note that there is no elevator service to the 5th floor. As the room has a balcony and low windows without protection, it may not be suitable for very small children.

89 reviews  
Private room 3 Beds 3 Guests

10. Private room in an exclusive condominium

In one of the most sought after condominiums in Arica, guests will be able to book a cosy, well-appointed apartment for their stay in the city. It has one bedroom, which is best suited for two people and is a trundle bed. Guests get exclusive use of the bathroom, the kitchen and the living area. The apartment has newly been renovated and is connected by major roads as well as close to the beach. The condo has a swimming pool which guests can use. As the kitchen space is accessible to guests, they can prepare their meals. Some kitchen ingredients are available and can be used too.

51 reviews  
Private room 2 Beds 2 Guests

Visit the city of Eternal Spring

Do not miss out on visiting this beautiful town and explore what it has to offer. Check out the provided list of Airbnb vacation rentals to stay at one of the best.

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