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Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Kourou, French Guiana - Updated 2020

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Elsa Marie
Elsa Marie
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You may not have known of this particular area of Latin America as its giant neighbor often overshadows it. It’s owned by a country far away. I’m talking about the (French-owned) territory of French Guiana, which sits quietly in between Suriname and Brazil - the aforementioned giant. The land of French Guiana is primarily made up of equatorial rainforests and plentiful palms. Cayenne, the capital of French Guiana has a gallimaufry of Creole houses and enticing outdoor markets, as well as a collection of shops around Place des Palmiste, the capital’s central square. About an hour up the coast from Cayenne is the town of Kourou. Here you will find the Guiana Space Center, complete with a rocket launch site and museum, and the ÎIes du Salut, islands where prisons were previously housed. These are just two of the curious sights around Kourou So, check out some of Airbnb vacation rental options around Kourou to get your vacation started today!

1. Private room in an authentic Creole house (from USD 32)

Veronique welcomes guests into her traditional Creole home situated in a historic district of Kourou. Veronique’s house can accommodate up to six travelers between two rooms, with one shared bathroom stocked with the essentials. The house is equipped with wifi and air conditioning, and guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast and access to a pool. There will be parking places reserved for guests as locals and residents often agree that it’s difficult to get around Kourou without one.

Chambres d'hôtes roots&cosy kourou
Kourou, Cayenne, French Guiana
213 reviews
Private room in house 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room was fully air conditionned and the entire house was really adorable with welcoming ambience
the room is very comfortable with strong ac and a nice bed
also the breakfast was the nicest i have had in south america
the breakfast has very nice regional additions
beautiful breakfasts enjoyed in the charming garden
Cleanliness:
it was clean and quaint
everything was really clean and the breakfast was good
clean convenient cozy comfortable rooms with character
the room is nice and clean
the rooms were lovely and clean and the breakfast was fresh from the bakers and delicious
Host:
véronique was very friendly and helpful
she was very helpful even before i arrived
nevertheless she is super kind and caring
veronique and her husband are very nice host
a wonderful stay with very gracious hosts
Location:
the location is nice and quiet away from the city hustle-bustle
the neigborhood is oke and pretty central in kourou
veronique's place was a very cute and pretty house with 3 lovely dogs and an awesome garden
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2. A Creole-cozy private room in a home (from USD 43)

Here is the second private bedroom available in Veronique’s house (the host of the private room in the above section). Guests who book this room can utilize all the previously mentioned amenities such as wifi, air conditioning, free parking, pool access and toiletries, and Veronique is happy to have kids and pets as guests in her home. Should you need to throw in a load of laundry you can use the washing machine at your convenience. The house is located near the village of Saramaca, that Veronique loves because of the authentic Creole culture around this part of town.

Chambres d'hôtes "creolecosy" kourou
Kourou, Arrondissement de Cayenne, French Guiana
140 reviews
Private room in house 0 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

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3. Kourou studio with a pool (from USD 78)

Françoise’s studio has a kitchen with some practical appliances, a bedroom with a comfortable bed, and private bathroom. The space is equipped with air conditioning and wifi, and if you just step outside, you can enjoy a cool dip in the pool. Parking will available at no extra cost, and the bathroom will be stocked with the essentials. If you plan on cooking during your stay, there is a supermarket nearby.

Studio Colibri
Kourou, Cayenne, French Guiana
26 reviews
Private room in villa 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
the rooms are nice and clean service is top notch
Host:
francoise gave me a lot of information (maps brochures) which was very helpful
Location:
the place is really close to a super market where you get everything you need
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4. Furnished studio with private access (from USD 56)

Connected to host Patricia’s home is an individual studio space perfect for two guests. The space has a kitchen, small eating area, and private bathroom. Amenities here range from air conditioning to washer/dryer facilities, to wifi and bathroom items like soap and shampoo. Also, there is covered and secured parking here. Finally, the rental is located in a quiet neighborhood and is walking distance of a grocery store and the beach.

Studio meublé en Guyane
Kourou, Cayenne, French Guiana
37 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the place was comfortable with powerful ac
Cleanliness:
a nice clean studio in a good location
the studio was also very comfortable and clean
clean and conformable apartment close to the seaside in kourou
Host:
very kind and helpful host
Location:
kourou is a small town but there was a nice smaller supermarket (huit a huit) quite close by
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5. Charning studio in the heart of Kourou (from USD 67)

Salomon’s studio is suitable for two guests looking to stay in central Kourou. The studio is packed with good stuff like a washer and dryer, cable television, air conditioning, Wi-Fi, bathroom essentials, and free parking. You’ll have plenty of space here to pull out your laptop, and if you need, there is an ethernet port. As mentioned, the studio is conveniently located in the city center, close to the beach and Salut Island piers.

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Charmant studio au cœur de Kourou
Kourou, Cayenne, French Guiana
36 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
i had an excellent stay in the apartment
Cleanliness:
very nice and clean apartment
the apartment is very clean and the kitchen is excellent equipped
Host:
really nice and clean place with everything you need :-) easy to communicate with and very friendly and helpful
Location:
a small supermarket (8 a huit) is a 2 min walk away
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6. Private and furnished bedroom in a villa (from USD 50)

Delphine has two rooms available at her villa, each with the same facilities and amenities. The room includes a private bathroom, access to a kitchenette with a microwave, fridge, sink, hotplates, and a washing machine. As a guest here free parking will be available to you, and you’re welcome to use the family pool at any time. The guest bedroom here is kept very clean (with once a week cleaning service), and the location is in a lovely and neighborhood, not far from downtown Kourou.

Chambre meublée et climatisée accès indépendant
Kourou, Cayenne, French Guiana
24 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

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7. A private room in a modern and comfortable villa

Pierrick, a superhost, rents out a private bedroom in his centrally-located villa. Guests here are invited to use the pool and large, open-air patio with tables and lounge seating. Additional amenities include access to the kitchen, washer and dryer facilities, free parking, wifi, cable television, air conditioning, and an appetizing breakfast. If you’re looking to get to the Salut Islands (ÎIes du Salut), where the former prison buildings have been renovated, Pierrick’s home is five minutes from the landing docks.

Chambre d'hôtes
23 reviews
Private room 1 Bed 2 Guests

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8. A hammock in Kourou

Looking for a simple stay as a solo traveler? Host Charly has the hammock for you! This listing is for just one guest, however, Charlie has a few other hammock places available if you’re traveling with friends. The hammock room is modest and you’ll have access to a kitchen, washing machine, toiletries, and free parking. The room does have Wi-Fi, and if you open the large window, you can enjoy some fresh air and a friendly orchestra of frogs from the comfort of your hammock. Just a quick walk down the street is the supermarket and beach. Last, but not least, the Guiana Space Center or the Centre Spatial Guyanais as it is commonly known, is also nearby.

Hamac Kourou Guyane Savane
15 reviews
Entire house 1 Bed 1 Guests

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9. Private room in a house in a quiet area near the city center

Beatrice, a superhost, welcomes you to stay at her lovely Kourou home in this private bedroom for two. The room here is simple, with a private bathroom, and offers easy access to the backyard pool. Beatrice will have you covered with a great list of amenities like access to the kitchen, washer and dryer facilities, free parking on the premises, Wi-Fi, air conditioning, and bathroom necessities. As the house is right in central Kourou, you can easily get to the town’s shops, attractions, and a cinema. Best of all, a bicycle is available for guests.

Chambre privée, accès piscine, centre Kourou
10 reviews
Private room 1 Bed 2 Guests

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10. Private room in a guesthouse in downtown Kourou

Keen to stay near the beach and downtown? Then, superhost Alain has a room for you! Close to the beach in the downtown area of Kourou is Alain’s adorable guesthouse. Although this listing is for one room, Alain has two available bedrooms, each with its own bathroom. Guests can use the kitchen, pool, and washing machine. Also, wifi is provided as is guest parking. If you’ve got business to tend to, feel free to utilize the laptop workspace. If the whole family is along with you for a French Guinea vacation, Alain is happy to host families in the kid friendly atmosphere.

Independant room with kitchen, terrasse & pool
Kourou, Cayenne, French Guiana
48 reviews
Private room in guesthouse 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

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Hammocks, pools, and Creole living

What is it that you are looking for with your accommodation in Kourou, French Guiana? Is it a private bedroom, a pool, or lazy living in a hammock? Whatever it is you decide on, we’ve covered some great Airbnb accommodations offered by some excellent hosts, so proceed with your perfect booking and enjoy your time in Kourou!

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