11 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Elba, Italy - Updated 2021

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Kate
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Italy is often known for its varied and scenic landscapes in the whole of Europe. With its fabulous cuisine and historic monuments, tourists continue to flock to the cities of Rome, Venice, and Florence. However, if you’re looking for something different but equally fascinating, Elba might just be the perfect place for you! Located in the Tyrrhenian Sea some 50 km (30 miles) from the French island of Corsica, this small Mediterranean island is home to the most breathtaking views and landscapes just waiting to be discovered! Get ready to have your soul inspired and check out these top Airbnb vacation rentals for your holiday on Elba island!

1. The beautiful isle of Elba (from USD 66)

Stay in the most beautiful part of the island in this cozy apartment facing the Isle of Corse! Good for four guests, this place has everything you need in a home including a kitchen, bathroom, washing machine, barbecue area, tables and chairs, and one perfect sea-view from the terrace! With a sprinkling of restaurants and bars around the area, this place is perfect for relaxing! The best part? There’s no traffic!

Stay on the beautiful isle of Elba!
Marciana, Toscana, Italy
97 reviews
Entire apartment 3 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful place splendid view small flat but with all facilities
especially the well equipped kitchen and the bbq were great also the view and terrace
the apartment had everything we needed to be comfortable for our two night stay
Cleanliness:
the house was clean and well-furnished
the apartment was nice and clean
the apartment was cozy and very clean
accommodation is as advertised - clean and has everything you need to self cater
it's a cute little studio apartment which we found to be very clean and tidy
Host:
the hosts were always helpful
they were very friendly and we felt very welcome
pina and luigi both were warm and kind
her parents are very helpful as is her grandfather
Location:
the location is beautiful and serene
serena's apartment is in a perfect location to explore the western side of elba
very nice location in a beautiful area with good hiking trails just next to the house
and beautiful beaches within a 10-15 mins walk (or much quicker if you get the bus)
the added value of this apartment is really location and views
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2. A romantic studio by the beach (from USD 71)

Just a five-minute walk from the two beaches of Padulella, this private studio is a perfect location for your romantic getaway! Often complimented for its relaxing aura, the studio is painted in lilac and white and features a fully equipped kitchen, allowing guests to cook their own meals! For anything else, the hosts are readily available just next door – talk about service!

Monolocale a soli 100 m dal mare!
Portoferraio, Tuscany, Italy
103 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment was very nice very clean quiet and with a wonderful view over the sea
the apartment is in a beautiful location right on the water with beautiful views minutes away from portoferraio
Cleanliness:
very clean and comfortable
flat is kept clean and feels cosy
the house itself is clean
everything fine and clean
chiara's apartment was small and clean and from the terrace there is a marvellous view to the sea
Host:
great support from owner
the host was very helpful in getting us settled in the apartment
our host was immensely helpful both before and during our stay
chiara's mother linda was very friendly and helpful
i wholeheartedly recommend both this property and the host
Location:
walking distance from the ferry and very close to a lovely beach
it was close to a nice beach
a daily market in portoferria for fresh fruit and vegetables only a 10 min walk
llocation is perfect: close to 2 beautiful beaches close to the main part of portoferraio
spacious and cozy room in good location
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3. A picturesque studio (from USD 68)

A fan of Hamlet? Then live like in the old ages! This picturesque studio is what you’ve been looking for! Enjoy the outside view with its finely restored beams and balconies and take a walk by the sea located less than 1 km (0.62 mile) away from the studio. It’s guaranteed to be the most relaxing vacation you’ll ever have! The path is well lighted at night, so no need to worry about getting lost. This is the perfect spot for a couple or small family.

AMPIO MONOLOCALE SUL MARE
Marciana Marina, Tuscany, Italy
78 reviews
Entire apartment 5 Beds 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
the flat was clean and simply furnished with all the basic things necessary for a comfortable stay
Host:
also gian-matteo was very helpful answering our questions during the stay
and gian matteo was very friendly and fast in response
the community around the flat is very friendly and made our stay extra special
Location:
great location on a charming harbour
a little loose but great location
this village is a very beautiful place
charming flat in an amazing location would absolutely stay again
lovely neighbourhood great town and great location
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4. A Procchio treehouse (from USD 91)

Looking to get away from the crowd? This treehouse is located in Procchio, a small village north-west of Elba overlooking the beaches bordering the Mediterranean scrub and is perfect for a large group of up to six guests! The house has two floors with a kitchen, double bedroom, bathroom, and two bedrooms with four beds. Also, a treehouse isn’t complete without a fireplace and outdoor barbecue too, right? Enjoy all these and some quiet time away from the noisy crowds!

Elba Procchio 300 mt. from the sea
Procchio, Tuscany, Italy
30 reviews
Entire house 6 Beds 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Location:
perfect location and a warm homely feeling
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5. The couple and lone adventurer cottage (from USD 94)

Whether you’re traveling alone or with someone, this beautiful house can be your best bet for a perfect getaway spot! The La Caletta house used to be a wine warehouse but has now been restored as a cottage, making it suitable for anyone who loves nature and breathtaking landscapes. You’ll be sure to catch the sunrise and sunset with its stunning sea view! A major plus is its location–just 2.5 km (1.5 miles) from Marciana Marina where all the services are located. This means you’re not too far or too near the bustling city.

La Caletta House
Marciana Marina, Toscana, Italy
48 reviews
Entire house 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
it was very clean and well equiped - you can find everything you need for your stay
Location:
it is perfect place to relax away from noice in peace and quite
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6. Live like a local in Marciana Apartment (from USD 42)

Complete your Elba experience by living like a true local in Marciana apartment! This two-room apartment is located in the historical center of Marciana and cannot be reached by car. You can only go to the area by riding a scooter–just like what the locals do. It’s five minutes away from the sea on foot. The village is known to be calm and tranquil–just what you need for your “me time”! There are also beaches nearby. You can also go hiking to Monte Capanne.

Bilocale Isola d'Elba- Marciana
Marciana, Toscana, Italy
46 reviews
Entire apartment 0 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful apartment in an old village you need a good condition the appartment is not directly reachable by car
Host:
eduardo and nadia were very helpful and made it very easy for is in every way
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7. Modern apartment next to the beach (from USD 64)

If you’re in for the beach scene, why not just stay right next to it in this modern apartment? It’s just 50 meters (54 yards) from the beach, bar, restaurants, and shops. The place can also get quiet–depending on the island’s mood. This modern apartment is new, comfortable, and perfect for a group of four! Time to live your beach dreams!

Very spacious flat close to beach
Marciana Marina, Toscana, Italy
28 reviews
Entire apartment 4 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it has the necessary amenities a small kitchen comfortable beds and a well working shower
Cleanliness:
it was clean and comfortable
the appartment is clean calm and great
the appartement is clean quite and very well placed in the center of marciana marina
Host:
she responded very quickly to our questions and was very helpful
so is barbara a welcoming host who does her very best to make her guests happy
barbara is a very good host available and welcoming
barbara was very kind and helped our group of five with good recommendations and getting us some needed items
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8. On-the-go travelers apartment (from USD 38)

For travelers always on-the-go, the Il Brunello apartment might be the perfect place to stay in! Located in the historical center of S. Piero, this cozy space is just a few minutes away from the main city and the most beautiful beaches of Elba (Marina di Campo, Cavoli, and Fetovaia). But that’s not the best part yet. If you’re into hiking and trekking, this apartment is the ideal starting point for the hike. The rental is near the paths of the Tuscan Archipelago National Park. The hosts can give their guests information and advice on routes and trails. This Airbnb can accommodate four to five guests and can even allow your pets to come along with you.

Appartamento 4 letti zona tranquilla vista mare
San Piero In Campo, Toscana, Italy
49 reviews
Entire apartment 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Host:
marcello was a fantastic host providing help and advice on everything about our trip
Location:
we had hard time to park on elba but this village has an easy parking for free
it is as stylish apartment with a great view in a quiet location in a small village
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9. 30-second walk to beach house

What’s a better way to relax than by living in front of the beach? This house is just 30 seconds away from the beach on foot. It comes with two bedrooms, a living room, kitchen, bathroom, TV, washing machine, and air conditioning unit. Pets are welcome since the front of the house is fenced in, and they can run around the area. The best part? They also have 20 percent discounts on ferries should you choose to take one! (We suggest you do!)

il mare dell' isola d'elba a due passi da casa
Marina di Campo, Toscana, Italy
19 reviews
Entire house 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment was very reasonably priced and had a nice outdoor seating area
Cleanliness:
the place was clean and had everything needed
Host:
great place to stay and wonderful host
Location:
liliana's place is brilliantly located right at the beach close to retaurants shops and transport links
this was a great location for my weekend in elba
it is a 30 second walk from the beautiful beach
a great place to stay
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10. A lovely rustic garden house (from USD 93)

This lovely rustic garden house is elegant and lovely–perfect for relaxing indoors and outdoors. The A tranquil scenery surrounds the house, which is 20 minutes walk and three minutes by car from the sea (Marciana Marina). Its beautifully maintained stone and beams give that rustic and cozy vibe while its garden can be used for dining and even barbecuing. If you love the mountain view and vineyards, this place is definitely for you. A major plus is that the hosts provide a brochure about the house, Marciana Marina, and its surroundings with personal recommendations.

Cosy house with garden - La casetta di Marta
Marciana Marina, Toscana, Italy
33 reviews
Entire house 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
the house was very clean and well-appointed
we had a wonderful stay at marta's home; so characterful clean and comfortable
Host:
marta is a fabulous host who was always ready to answer our questions and assist us when necessary
though i did not meet marta she is accommodating kind and friendly
she was so helpful in preparing all the recommendations on the island and the stay in the house
marta was so helpful and always available on the phone as well if needed
Location:
good location to visit the island
there is also a bus station very close to the house and the bus system is pretty good
marta's cozy place was perfect
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If you're looking for peace and relaxation ...

There are many places to visit in Italy–especially on Elba! With its uncrowded town and accessible beaches, the island is easily the perfect destination for those looking for a peaceful getaway, a place for soul-searching or a romantic date with their loved one. Book one of the lovely Airbnb rentals listed above for a hassle-free Elba vacation!

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