Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Isabela, Puerto Rico - Updated 2021

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Isabela is Puerto Rico’s second-biggest surfing destination and ranks next to Rincon, a world-class surf spot. It’s called “the garden on the northwest” (El Jardin del Noroeste) with its paradise-like surroundings dominating the northwest region bordered on the West by the sheltered coves of Jobos Beach and to the East, Guajataca’s abandoned tunnels and jagged coastline. Originally a European settlement built in 1725, it was later abandoned and renamed Isabela after the Spanish Queen when it was reestablished in 1819. Its 14 barrios, challenging surfs, rustic island scenery, and at least 4 fiestas a year gives its vibrant coastal town atmosphere. Make your beach holiday in Puerto Rico complete by booking one of the Airbnb vacation rentals in Isabela we’ve listed below.

1. House by the Sea (from USD 90)

The tiny, eye-catching cottage on a cliff has bright yellow exteriors and a small balcony furnished with loungers and a hammock. The modest space fits a sofa bed that could sleep two guests, a kitchenette, tiny dining table, TV, Wi-Fi, and a bathroom with hot water and free toiletries. It’s ventilated by a fan and with the natural sea breeze flowing through its windows. A wooden walkway goes around the back of the house and down the cliff to the nearby Villa Pesquera for food provisions. Villa Mar Afuera is one of three cottages in the Villa Marullo premises that can be rented separately or altogether accessible by car and minutes away from the town and the nearest beach.

Villa Mar Afuera
Isabela, Puerto Rico
310 reviews
Tiny house 1 Bed 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we had a great time comfortable and clean with an amazing view (the sunsets were unbelievable)
the view here is breathtaking this place is relaxing and cozy
comfy bed good wifi hot water and cooking in the kitchen all worked out great
the house is so cozy and comfy loved everything about it and the view was breathtaking
having wifi & netflix was awesome 5 out of 5 for loly thank you
the room was sparking clean you can smell the room and notice it
the house is small and clean and very private
the place is very clean
she’s adorable clean friendly and overall harmless
great place everything was super nice clean & convenient
host was super friendly and provided us with everything we needed
host is responsive and thoughtful
loly was very helpful and quick to respond to any questions or concerns we had
the host maria is very kind and helpful
loly and maria jose are fantastic hosts
great cute place to stay
great location close to a bunch of cool beaches
the location is also an easy drive to beautiful beaches and other attractions
great location not too far from different bars restaurants and beautiful beaches
this place is really cute perfect for a couple
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2. Candle villa (from USD 80)

Villa Candela is a handsome little cottage on a cliff overlooking the sea. It is one of 3 cottages up for rent on the Villa Marullo property 15 minutes away from the airport and 5 minutes by car from town and the beach. It has red exteriors with a small furnished balcony facing the sea great for lounging and al fresco dining. The limited indoor space features vaulted ceilings and hardwood flooring decorated with a cozy sofa bed that sleeps two guests, a small kitchen with a ref and microwave, a tiny dining area, and a bathroom with a walk-in shower. Cable TV, Ethernet connection, free Wi-Fi, hot water, free essentials, and free parking are provided.

Villa Candela
Isabela, Puerto Rico
303 reviews
Tiny house 1 Bed 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
no ac but but was comfortable without
definitely no a/c needed with the wall mounted fans and the bedsheets are ok
there is a nice little grill and kitchen amenities
the space was comfortable and equipped with the basics to make coffee or meals if you like
the view is amaizing the place is very quiet relaxing and cozy
clean safe and quaint
it is simple but clean and charming
the shower/bathroom were clean
very clean easy to find private and most importantly safe
it was clean and accurate photos
loly was a wonderful host
loly is a great host
loly is an amazing host
loly was a great host and made sure we were enjoying our stay
loly is a great host and leaves you to your privacy
the location is near to a grocery store everything in town and some great beaches
easy to park a car and great location for touring isabela jobos and rincon
this location is amazing i would stay there again
good location clmdo restaurant in town was the best food we had on the island
is closed to all major restaurants gas stations grocery stores beaches and entertainment in isabela
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3. Jobos beach studio (from USD 89)

The ground floor apartment is near the beach, restaurants, bars, and surrounded by lush vegetation. The owner is an artist whose studio is on the premises. Guests have the complete privacy of the apartment which has light gray and white interiors with marble flooring. Its open layout features a double-sized pallet bed that sleeps two guests comfortably, a sofa bed, a macramé swing, and a tiny coffee corner with a mini ref and microwave. French doors open to a covered patio with wicker chaise loungers facing the garden where guests can cook barbecues. The outdoor bathroom has hot water and bath essentials. Air-conditioning, heating, TV, and free on-site parking is provided. The owner allows pets and luggage dropoff. Do note that due to the typhoon, electric power is intermittent and Solar power and a generator is used in its place.

Jobos Beach art & surf studio
isabela, Puerto Rico
348 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great internet connection hot water with great water pressure in the cute outdoor shower
additionally the outside shower allows you to enjoy the natural environment even more
we loved sitting on the patio eating breakfast in the morning
the bed was so comfortable and it was nice to have a smart tv
they maintain the apartment clean and it has all the amenities you need
very clean and beautiful
the space is clean and beautifully decorated
the place was clean and very stylish
a clean and beautiful decorated room the bed was amazing
everything was clean and you have everything you need and more
the hosts were so helpful with tons of great recommendations and quick responses whenever we needed anything
the host super comunicative and nice
moraima is a great host she was very quick in responding
the hosts were wonderful and very accommodating
moraima is a great host
walking distance to the beach and ideal restaurants
great location and very cozy
super cute decor walking distance from the beach
close to local life yet far enough to relax
beautiful place and close to everything
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4.House of Marullo (from USD 115)

Sitting on a cliff and overlooking the sea is a two-story cottage called Villa Marullo. The cottage, along with two smaller cottages on the same property, may be rented separately or all at one time. Its minutes away from Aguadilla Airport and near town and famous restaurants. The massive blue and white structure host six guests. The ground floor with the open layout is furnished with two sofa beds sleeps four guests when spread out, a dining table, a fully equipped kitchen, bathroom with hot shower, cable TV, free Wi-Fi, and French doors that open to a shaded terrace with loungers where you can lay back and enjoy awesome views. The spacious upper floor bedroom has a cozy double-sized bed that sleeps two guests, a seating area, and a small balcony. The cottage is perfect for long-term stays, grilling barbecues out in the lawn, and beach escapades.

Villa Marullo- Spectacular view!!!
Isabela, Puerto Rico
257 reviews
Entire cottage 3 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the views were spectacular would definitely recommend this apartment
beautiful home with amazing views cozy with great vibes
expect a cozy place with a gorgeous view
wonderful place excellent view and cozy cabin great place to enjoy with friends
as to the house it is small and cozy with a beautiful view
the place was clean and has everything you will need
very beautiful views from the home house is very clean all around great place to stay for vacation
loly was a wonderful host and attentive
loly is a great host
a wonderful host
loly was a great host and always responded quickly to any questions we had
loly was very responsive
close to grocery shopping and good bars and food
it's located on a quiet neighborhood perfect for a relaxing stay
we loved the house and the peaceful location
great place to stay—very private and unique
beautiful location amazing panoramic ocean views close enough to hear the waves
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5. Lovely studio (from USD 50)

The studio is in an apartment building near the city center, restaurants, shops, beaches, hospitals, and a pizza truck. It’s a compact space fit for two guests complete with a queen-sized bed, a counter for eating meals, and a mini kitchen corner with a microwave, coffeemaker, and mini ref. Free Wi-Fi, TV, air-conditioning, free parking, and fresh linens are provided. The private bathroom offers hot water showers and free essentials. Long-term stays are allowed but guests are required to clean before checking out.

#3 Renew Awesome cozy StudioBest Location in Town!
Isabela, Puerto Rico
381 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wifi was pretty spotty needed to stand in certain areas of the room
very cute comfy bed and the ac works great
wish the host provided a better blanket to sleep in and the wifi is not good at all
you have a nice bed with a good sized bathroom
was clean and cozy
really clean and practical
it was a very clean apartment
really clean and nice place
everything was clean and had great attention to details
and the owner had an amazing and quick response
super host responding fast and alert
i also appreciate the fast and attentive responses (texts) from the host
robert is a great host
the host is a great person i would come back
quiet area very close to all touristic attractions
great place in the neighborhood
robert's place is close to beautiful beaches and town
amazing room great location and robert wonderful communication
cozy place with a nice location in the middle of isabela so moving around is easy
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6. Family studio (from USD 54)

The spacious apartment admits five guests and has masculine interiors in earth-toned and light blue palette with nautical accents in red, white, and blue. All in one floor is a modern living room with cozy sofas that can sleep extra guests or great for lounging while watching TV, a fully equipped kitchen with a tiny dining area, tall wardrobes with mirrored panels, a huge bedroom, and a bathroom. The family sized bedroom is furnished with a huge, thick-cushioned bed that sleeps two guests comfortably, a futon to sleep another guest, a dresser with a chest of drawers, TV, fan, free Wi-Fi, and air-conditioning. The bathroom offers hot water showers with free essentials. There’s a small furnished patio by the entrance of the apartment where guests can cook barbeques. Guests are allowed long-term stays and provided with free on-site parking for one vehicle. They are required to clean up before checking out. The apartment is five minutes away from town, near restaurants, beaches, hospitals, supermarkets, shops, and the highway.

#1 Awesome Family Studio, Best Location in Town!!
Isabela, Puerto Rico
202 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the air conditioning in the room is great
air-conditioning only at bedroom living room could get a little warm floor fan is available on site
he brought us an extra fan since it was so hot inside very humid
the place and nice and cozy amenities are perfect and apartment is very spacious
would’ve loved if could’ve accessed netflix or another movie channel as television only had a few local stations
very safe and clean stylish too
nice place clean and cozy
space is very clean and spacious
clean comfortable and very reasonably priced
very comfortable clean and spacious
host is very helpful and friendly
communications with a host were always quick and efficient
excellent communicating with the host
robert is a great host he was always available for questions
robert was so kind to us
well located and easy to find
cute decor with a central location in isabela if you can get past issues mentioned above
the beach is only a five minute drive and great places to eat near by
this place has a great location close to beaches restaurants and main roads
awesome decoration and great location
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7. Beautiful studio (from USD 87)

This luxurious apartment is near Jobos Beach, bars, restaurants, and Food Truck Park. It’s a tiny space that is tastefully decorated with colorful paintings and up-cycled materials like galvanized iron sheets on one of the inner walls, the legs of an old sewing machine transformed into a small desk, and the interior of an old drum made into a bathroom mirror. The open layout features a cozy double-sized bed that sleeps two guests, a kitchenette equipped with a stove, mini-fridge, coffeemaker, and a counter for eating meals, a macramé swing, and glass door panels that open to a furnished shaded patio. The bathroom is equipped with a walk-in hot shower with free bath essentials. Conveniences like air-conditioning, heating, free parking, and luggage dropoff are provided. The lush garden surrounding the property is ideal for cooking barbecues.

Beautiful art and surf studio
Isabela , Puerto Rico, United States
160 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there is an overhead ceiling fan and an air conditioner
and wifi connection and was very well decorated
there is a tv which works fine and a wireless internet which is adequate
the space allows for comfortable relaxing both inside and out
place was very clean and comfortable
very clean artistic private and in a very estrategic place
great abstract art place was super clean very romantic and perfectly located
great small studio clean quiet beautiful and close to everything
i beg to differ with the other reviewers who indicate that the place is spotlessly clean
the hosts are great
they were wonderful hosts and provided lots of info tips
thanks for being an awesome host
our host was very kind and patient as we booked last minute
moraima and felix were great hosts
the location is very good
excellent place and location is perfect
beautiful house close to a beautiful beach
excellent location great cozy little place with super cute outdoors
cozy little studio close to all the good spots in isabela
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8. Blue house (from USD 81)

Caza Azul is a cozy family home walking distance to the beach, movies, restaurants, and shops. The well-appointed apartment has comforts like free Wi-Fi, air-conditioning, laundry facilities, baby equipment upon request, free street parking, and housekeeping services. It’s perfect for long-term stays with three spacious bedrooms containing enough beds with the addition of two sofa beds in the common areas that could sleep seven guests comfortably. The modern interiors has an open plan shared by a living room, dining area, and fully stocked kitchen. The house is in a fenced in property with a well-kept garden, a covered terrace with an outdoor seating area, and a garage.

Casa Azul
Isabela, Puerto Rico
60 reviews
Entire house 5 Beds 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great water pressure and hot water small tv and futon in the living room with plenty of space
the amenities were clean confortable and cozy
opted for cooking dinner our second night and i loved the kitchen
the house was clean and very spacious
very comfortable clean and relaxed place
the place was was super clean and organized
the house was clean
good people and good to house clean nice place love it
marcos is a great host
marco is a great host
what a fantastic host he's local and knowledgeable and kind
marco was the perfect host
marco was a great host
the location was ideal
the location is great
awesome place in a great location
it's really close to restaurants and super cool places to visit
lovely place for a big family great location quiet place comfortable
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9. Bela's House (from USD 95)

The rental is the entire second floor of this ancestral home near the beach, restaurants, food kiosks, and town center. The owners do not live there but would visit and occupy the ground floor when they are on vacation. Guests have the privacy of the upper floor which is accessed by climbing a flight of stairs at the back of the house. It has high vaulted ceilings, wide breezy windows, tiled flooring, and clean white walls decorated with comfy, modern furniture. The spacious living room has a plush L-shaped sofa cozy for watching cable TV or socializing. The balcony with loungers offers amazing sea views. The kitchen has state-of-the-art appliances and polished hardwood furnishings with a matching dining set. The bathroom provides hot showers and free toiletries. There are two huge bedrooms each with queen-sized beds that sleeps a total of four guests and a third bedroom with two double bed and two bunk beds that sleeps another four to six guests. Enjoy air-conditioning, laundry facilities, free Wi-Fi, and free on-site and street parking.

ღ Bela's House. Beach Home Away From Home
Isabela, Puerto Rico
122 reviews
Entire house 6 Beds 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bedrooms stayed cool with the air conditioning and the beds were very comfortable
spacious living room and an awesome view
we enjoyed watching movies on the big screen tv in the living room
love it love it love it incredibly good wi-fi connection
good ac in the bedrooms and a decent cross breeze kept the living spaces pretty comfortable
beautiful clean everything you need
spacious and beautiful house clean and decorated nicely
the place is clean very cool and comfortable
our stay was amazing the house is beautiful and clean
maria’s place in isabela was cozy clean well adorned
the hosts are very friendly
she is an outstanding host that goes above and beyond
host was very kind attentive and made sure we had a great time
very nice place host was very responsive to our needs and questions
maria is an awesome helpful host thanks maria
the location is perfect
the location is awesome
must important its located in a very nice neighborhood and close to the beach
beautiful location next to the beach
a great place in a wonderful location
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10. Simple beach house (from USD 48)

Near beaches, shopping centers, restaurants, and two minutes to Plaza de Isabela is a rustic bungalow that admits five guests. It’s a simple home with vaulted ceilings, brightly painted walls, and rustic furniture. The huge bedroom with two king-sized beds has huge wardrobes and fans. The living room has simple wooden sofas for watching TV beside a tiny dining area and a fully stocked kitchen. The private bathroom is supplied with bath essentials and hot water. The property has a shaded terrace by the front door surrounded by a lush garden with a barbeque area and free parking. The owner allows long-term stays and luggage dropoff but requires guests to clean up before checking out.

Casa de Descanso
Isabela, Puerto Rico
79 reviews
Entire house 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
needs wifi or better cable
the house is very comfortable pet friendly with a big patio
beautiful cozy place favorite part was the patio
the house is a cozy place with a nice backyard to relax and read books all day long
the house was clean and comfortable
the home was clean and as advertised
the place was gorgeous the hosts were very accommodating and friendly
lourdes the host representative who lives next door and her family were very helpful
lourdes greeted us upon arrival and was extremely welcoming and super helpful with all of our questions
this is a cute little house close to town
great location and near the plaza
comfortable close to town and beaches
great place right near the heart of isabela perfect for visiting
we needed a place to spend the night and joseline’s place satisfied our need
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Rustic, seaside experience

The vacation rentals in Isabela offer the best seaside accommodations not just because they are located near the beach and the town attractions. They also offer awesome sea views from their balconies and fun outdoor activities like grilling barbeques right in their lush backyard. You’ll definitely book them again when you return to the rustic town of Isabela, Puerto Rico.

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