10 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Baja California, Mexico - Updated 2021

airbnb Baja California, Mexico
Juliet
Juliet
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Baja California is the twelfth largest state in Mexico. The state’s backbone is the mountain range, Sierra de Baja California, and it divides the terrain into various peaks and valleys. Beaches, forests and deserts are spread across the state, and driving on the highway is full of surprises as the roads lead into tiny villages and borders towns. Most visitors drive along the highway to discover Baja’s many charms, which includes its abundant marine life, flourishing wineries and exciting culinary scene. Whichever way you choose to take it, you’ll discover some of Baja’s many joys. So come to visit Baja, California now, and rent one of our selected Airbnb vacation rentals as your holiday accommodation now.

1. Greek cottage in Playas de Tijuana (from USD 30)

This lovely Greek cottage fits three guests, and it has a dining room, kitchen, living room, bedroom, and bathroom. It comes well-furnished with TV, Wifi, dryer and washer. The location is great as it is five minutes’ walk from shopping, restaurants, cafes, and the beaches are also nearby. The airport is ten-fifteen minutes away.

*Greek Cottage Playas de Tijuana*
Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico
381 reviews
Entire guesthouse 2 Beds 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the cottage was very cute and cozy
we enjoyed the rainbow color changing lights over the bed and got much use out of the wifi
the entire property is beautiful and definitely comfortable
the shower in the room is very small but everything else was better than expected
Cleanliness:
everything was very clean and nice
very stylish / clean place
it is a quiet neighborhood and very clean
it was very clean and nicely decorated lots of little amenities
clean well located and pepi is a really nice guy would stay again
Host:
pepi is a great host
pepi was a great host
pepi is a great host
pepi is very helpful
the host was very helpful
Location:
i definitely recommend this location
absolutely beautiful house great location
close to the beach shopping centers restaurants and the movie theater it was the perfect getaway
very cute place it had everything i needed and it was close enough to everything
it is close to the beach cute shopping places a walmart if needed and an amazing taco shop
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2. Casa Julia - best location, beautiful studio! (from USD 60)

Explore wine country and stay in this cozy studio decorated in Spanish style. The location is near Valle de Guadalupe Wine Country (fifteen minutes) and Downtown Ensenada. Easily accommodating four guests, there is a fully-equipped kitchen, a large courtyard and front yard to roam around. The host also provides breakfast. Amenities such as Wifi, heating and TV complete the stay. Additionally, the supermarket is five minutes away.

Casa Julia - BEST LOCATION, BEAUTIFUL studio!
Ensenada, Baja California, Mexico
336 reviews
Entire guest suite 2 Beds 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we loved having breakfast at flor de calabaza
cozy place with a beautiful view and a feel of being at home
it was a beautiful room & perfect getaway
alberto's place was just as described comfortable beautiful warm and welcoming
dora’s apartment (casa julia) was beautiful and clean
Cleanliness:
very beautiful and clean airbnb
a welcoming clean cozy comfortable studio
the place is clean and very charming
beautiful studio and impeccably clean
the guesthouse is very clean and comfy
Host:
lovely garden courteous hosts
great hosts and lovely space
lovely hosts and very cosy
very gracious and kind hosts
hosts dora and julio are very sweet
Location:
cute place great location
super cute and close to downtown ensenada
perfect location for day trips around baja
good relaxing and safe location with everything you need
probably a better location for couples with one child at most
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3. On the beach, 1 hour south of San Diego (from USD 85)

This is one of three suites available at the inn Casa de Los Arcoiris. The Garden suite fits three people and is a spacious room located in the basement, without an ocean view. There is, however, private access to the beach. The suite is furnished with a fully-equipped kitchen, queen sized bed, TV, DVD player, and leather sofa. There is Wifi, central heating and washer/dryer facilities. This inn is conveniently situated on a quiet cul-de-sac away from traffic on the main road. Around here you can find excellent restaurants and bars with live entertainment, horseback riding on the beach, wineries, and there is also a fish market in Ensenada.

On the BEACH 1 hr S of San Diego 3
La Mision, Baja California Norte, Mexico
328 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
i wish there was an iron board and an ac unit and i wish i could've stayed longer
the property is awesome with incredible views and large rooms
the place was very comfortable and cathy’s attention to detail was amazing
cathy was amazing the room was amazing the entire getaway was amazing
very clean with a kitchen and wifi and direct tv
Cleanliness:
sparkling clean ocean front to your own private beach
very clean and high quality ammenities
her spot is sparkling clean
this beach is clean and more private not crowded which was really nice
cathy's place was comfy clean and quiet with an amazing spot on the beach
Host:
she was so accommodating and helpful
place was wonderful and host was great
directions and local tips were very helpful
beyond beautiful owners are the best private entrace to the beach
cathy was the most helpful airbnb host i've ever encountered and all of her recommendations were perfect
Location:
delicious restaurants walking distance from the house
amazing location great for surfing
many food options within walking distance and many many others just a short easy drive away
this place was perfect and the location was perfect
incredible stay beautiful house and incredible location
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4. Oceanfront beach house (from USD 82)

This oceanfront beach house has been praised for being sparkling clean. You’ll be steps away from your own private deck. It accommodates three guests and is within walking distance from the Rosarito pier, clubs and restaurants. A well-furnished place, it comes equipped with the essentials, heating, TV, Wifi, kitchen, and free parking on premises.

Ocean Front Beach House
Rosarito, Baja California, Mexico
510 reviews
Entire cottage 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the trip was amazing and the house was so comfortable and the balcony is beautiful
beautiful view of the ocean and very cozy
Cleanliness:
the space was very clean and just as pictured
the place was sparkling clean and so comfortable
it was clean and appointed with the basics
the home is exceptionally clean and well maintained
it is extremely clean and has everything you need
Host:
the host was also super helpful and responsive
beth was truly a super host
beth was an excellent host
we also felt secured; the neighbors are very cooperative and both beth&nora are very kind and nice
beth was very helpful and nice
Location:
it's in a great location about a 15-minute walk to downtown
greatest location on beach and walking distance to downtown from the beach
i would recommend this location to everyone
this place is so cute
excellent location to rest and rejuvenate
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5. Mexican suite for six (from USD 110)

This is the Mexican suite located at Casa de Lor Arcoiris. This spacious apartment sleeps six and has a patio with panoramic ocean views. You can also host eight guests on the rooftop terrace. The inn is able to provide a pack and play, as well as a child’s bed to borrow. Apart from that, there are heating, Wifi, TV, and dryer/washer facilities. You also have access to the private beach. You’ll be conveniently located near restaurants and shops, as well as the Guadalupe Valley for wine or whale watching excursions.

On the BEACH 1 hr S of San Diego 2
La Mision, Baja California Norte, Mexico
304 reviews
Entire apartment 3 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the mexican suite has lovely furnishings and was so comfortable
the room and the view is amazing private beach and all the amenities you would ever need
beautiful apartment with nice amenities
very well decorated and cathy goes out of her way to make your stay comfortable
we enjoyed our stay in a uniquely mexican accommodation with lots of room amenities and a great bed
Cleanliness:
very clean and inviting
it was clean and comfortable
clean open and amazing details to the decor
the beach was clean and quiet
we stayed at the mexican suite; it was clean cozy and comfortable
Host:
she is the best host
she was an amazing host - super helpful and responsive
she was also kind enough to help us book a couples massage in-room
great ambiance friendly host and beautiful house to stay in
she is definitely the hostess with the mostess best host i’ve ever had with airbnb :)
Location:
what a beautiful place and location
excellent location very nice rooms
definitely a 5 star location
great location right off the toll road
best location i've stayed at ever
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6. Casa de Los Arcoiris suite (from USD 110)

Another suite from the Casa de Los Arcoiris, the Asian suite is perfect for a small group of four friends or family. Like the other suites, it comes with wireless Internet, flat screen DirecTV, DVD players, and fully-equipped kitchen. The bedroom and living room can be closed with doors to make each area separate and private. There is also room for a child’s bed and a pack and play. This suite has an ocean view patio and access to the roof-top terrace that you can use to host a barbecue. The inn is halfway between Rosarito and Ensenada, and offers spectacular ocean views for dolphin watching, migrating whales and breathtaking sunsets.

On the BEACH 1 hr S of San Diego 1
La Mision, Baja California Norte, Mexico
242 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
cathy is amazing and the room was stunning
great location views of the ocean from your bedroom full kitchen and grill on the rooftop deck
cathy’s apartment is absolutely beautiful
the bed is super comfy and the sofa bed too
our two teenage boys were quite comfortable on the pull out sofa
Cleanliness:
the homes are immaculately clean
we stayed in the asian suite which was very nice clean and spacious
cathy’s place is beautiful and clean with a great location
the beach and water in front of the house is amazing clean fresh and beautiful
cathy is wonderful and the place is cozy and very clean
Host:
she was very helpful
she is super helpful and has tons of advice
she’s an amazing host thanks a lot
she shared so much helpful information with us and i highly recommend her as a host
the perfect place the perfect host
Location:
the location is perfect
place is real close to paradise
the location is great because it’s close to ensenada but far enough away to be relaxing
the location of this beach house is simply stunning
location is within walking to fantastic restaurants and bars
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7. Beautiful private castle, 5 minutes to beach (from USD 60)

This entire house is yours to rent if you like a colourful, colonial-style accommodation. Or perhaps you have large parties to host? This castle can fit sixteen guests, with three bedrooms and three beds. A house furnished with spacious bedrooms, fully-equipped kitchen and living and dining rooms, it also has Wifi and cable TV. The neighbourhood is a prime location and it is about five to ten minutes to the beach. The restaurants, shopping centres are also nearby. If you drive, there is a garage for you to park in, or if you want to head near the US border to visit the casinos, it is only ten to fifteen minutes away.

Beautiful Private CASTLE 1 &2ND/Floors 5M To Beach
Tijuana, BC, Mexico
179 reviews
Entire townhouse 3 Beds 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the beds were comfy and the pillows were even more comfortable
i chose a room and it had a great view and comfortable bed
solution go to the downstairs bathroom problem solved
the living room was a comfortable place to read and rest
there was an abundance of fresh towels soaps toilet paper even a pair of bathrobes
Cleanliness:
great clean place nice neighborhood
the linens and towels were clean all was neat
he cleaned the clean i got fresh linens and everything straightened up
it was very clean which is particularly impressive for such a large space
his place is well kept clean and very big
Host:
pepi was amazing host
pepi is a great host
awesome host pepi made it feel like home
pepi is a great man and wonderful host
pepi was a very welcoming and friendly host
Location:
amazing location and beautiful house
the location is ideal being a short 10 min
great location close to the beach and about 20 minutes from us border
house was great and in a good location
it's a short and cheap uber ride into downtown tj or nice walk to the boardwalk
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8. Amazing oceanfront house- Rosarito (from USD 153)

An amazing oceanfront house that fits six guests, many reviews have praised this home for its location and check-in process. It has a semi-private beach, and its two bedrooms open up right to the beach. There is a fully-equipped kitchen, and the master bedroom has air conditioning. It also comes furnished with Wifi, access to a pool, an indoor fireplace and cable TV.

Amazing Ocean Front House- Rosarito
Rosarito Beach, Baja California, Mexico
279 reviews
Entire house 4 Beds 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very comfortable stay amazing views
the views this place has are stunning all the rooms and bathrooms are large and comfortable
the beds were very comfortable
easy access from the main road and great location- the ocean view from the rooms is spectacular
the house is beautiful and so comfortable
Cleanliness:
the rooms have comfy beds and were clean
the place was clean and plenty of towels and toiletries to last us a week
the house was very nice and clean
house was very clean and ready for us
the inside of the place was very nice and clean
Host:
everybody was so friendly
the hotel staff were very nice and friendly
lourdes was a wonderful host and answered all of our questions quickly and thoroughly
lourdes is a great host and very detailed on directions and recommendations
the staff around the hotel property were all very helpful happy and accommodating
Location:
location is perfect
location is near street shopping and several good restaurants
this is a perfect location
it has everything you need and great location very close to everything
overall it was great i recommend this location and it's close to everything
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9. Charming beach house on the sand (from USD 111)

Stay on the beach itself in this spacious beach house that accommodates six guests. Perfect for parties, even weddings! The beach house is located in downtown, only a few minutes from shops, bars and restaurants. The place is well-furnished with Wifi and TV. This house is also touted as one of the lowest rent around, making it value for money!

Charming Beach House on the Sand
Rosarito, Baja California, Mexico
287 reviews
Entire cottage 3 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
chairs and room up there to sit or lay and enjoy the insanely beautiful view of the ocean
the views are powerfully relaxing from the living room or from the great deck upstairs
great scenic views but if you want comfortable living spaces during your stay do not choose unit#2
this cozy little love nest right on the beach is exactly like you see in the photos
Cleanliness:
the place was clean and there were a ton of extra towels and blankets
the house is as advertised clean quaint and in a safe area
place was very clean and the hosts were very helpful
mr jim & mrshospitable kind and very clean cottage and
charming cozy super clean beach house and great hosts
Host:
she was amazing and helpful
the host vicky and jim were very courteous and hospitable
vicky and jim were excellent hosts
great hosts were very responsive and understanding
vicky was a wonderful host and great communicator
Location:
the location is perfect really close to everything
the location is great
the location was excellent
excellent location walking distance (about 10 min) to the strip
great location right at the beach close to everything but still private
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10. Luxury Baja paradise beach villa (from USD 157)

A luxurious beach villa with breathtaking views, this paradise villa comes furnished with Wifi, an indoor fireplace, cable TV, and dryer. There are several local restaurants nearby, and it is also a short drive away from Baja wine country. This place fits four guests.

Luxury Baja Paradise Beach Villa
La Misión, Baja California, Mexico
227 reviews
Entire villa 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very nice villa with incredible views from each bedroom and living room
the condo was roomy beds comfortable and the ocean views were incredible
communication was great the space was lovely and comfortable and the view was epic
highly recommend gorgeous views comfortable easy to find
the bed was incredibly comfortable
Cleanliness:
it was clean and cozy
super clean beautiful and clam
everything is always clean and inviting
stunning sunsets ocean breezes spotless and extremely homely and comfortable
needless to say we were all relieved to enter this incredibly clean and beautifully decorated condo
Host:
friendly hosts and their very helpful agent
karen the property manager was very helpful and available when we requested assistance
karen was so kind and gave amazing recommendations
host was very welcoming and communicated well with us all along our journey to arrival
karen our host was delightful
Location:
secluded & peaceful location
absolutely beautiful condo and location highly recommend
breathtaking view i love the location of the place since it’s close to the toll-road and restaurants
the apartment is beautiful and close to good restaurants
this place is the perfect gem to getaway away and relax
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Wine country in Mexcio

Baja California offers adventure seekers many chances to climb the mountain range, Sierra de Baja California, that divides the terrain into various peaks and valleys. Or they can spend their holidays visiting the many beaches, forests and deserts spread across the state. Many travellers like to rent a car and drive on the highway, finding out the roads that lead into Baja’s unique towns and villages. Apart from natural wonders, flourishing wineries and exciting culinary scene are other good reasons to visit Baja, California. So book your vacation stay today!

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