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Florida offers Airbnbs for all types of travel budgets, but when you’re in the mood for a luxurious getaway with 15 of your closest friends, consider booking a luxury Airbnb and living like a celebrity in an Italian villa or Mediterranean mansion on the water. You can have access to your own private island, a bowling alley or a private spa at these luxury abodes where you can enjoy a private retreat in paradise. From penthouse suites to waterfront mansions, check out our top picks for the most luxurious Airbnbs in Florida.
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You and 11 guests can live the life of luxury in Miami Beach as this two-story penthouse that features 360-degree views of Ocean Drive from its rooftop. Take a dip in your private plunge pool with ocean views, relax or entertain on the seven balconies and chill out with the vast music library in one of the 3.5 bedrooms before exploring the heart of South Beach.
Bring 30 of your closest friends to enjoy an overnight stay in this massive luxury mansion, where 25,000 square feet of space features a lazy river with a bar, a rooftop pool and conference room. Knock down pins in the bowling alley, play a game on the basketball court, then watch a flick in the two-tier home cinema or relax in the steam room.
You can fit up to 18 guests in this nine-bedroom villa, where the kids will love the massive screened in pool and NASA and Harry Potter themed rooms. Lounge in the sunshine on one of the plush sun loungers or rejuvenate in the hot tub and sauna. Entertain on the second floor with its two game rooms with ping pong, poker and pool tables or watch a movie in the private home theatre with 18 seats.
Located in Indian Rocks Beach, this lavish three-bedroom Airbnb can accommodate up to 10 guests and is just minutes from a white sandy beach. The luxury waterfront home has a dock that offers access to water sports such as jet skiing and wakeboarding. It has a large pool where you can often spot dolphins frolicking in the waters and an outdoor kitchen/dining table, while indoors you’ll find cozy family rooms, a high-end kitchen and a fireplace. The Master and second bedroom have a pillow-top king-size bed and a flat-screen TV, while the third room has a bunk bed for little ones.
In a prime location just 10 minutes from South Beach, this luxury property is ideal for families with its modern finishes and exotic bamboo trees. Relax in the heated, waterfall pool or relax in one of the three bedrooms, which each have their own flat-screen TV. The kitchen is fully stocked and there’s an outdoor area with a barbecue and 5-person hot tub, while Miami Beach and many of the area’s top restaurants and bars are just a short drive away.
Villa Castillo features beautiful Tudor architecture and modern elements, surrounded by mango and palm trees. Take advantage of the large pool with a waterslide and plush sun loungers and relax in one of the spacious suites (the house can accommodate up to 20 guests!), then watch a flick in the on-site movie theater, relax in the Jacuzzi or play basketball, ping pong or a game of pool.
Sitting directly on one of Florida’s most pristine white sand beaches, this Siesta Beach property offers beachgoers the chance to walk out the front door and be on the sugary white sands. Enjoy the beachfront views from one of the multiple balconies on separate floors or entertain in the large dining room and kitchen, while complimentary bikes, Wi-Fi, parking and beach accessories such as chairs and towels make this a no-brainer for families.
Located in the family-friendly area of Hollywood, Florida, this five-bedroom luxury property features a stocked kitchen, full dining room, living room and breakfast nook. Step outside to enjoy its beautiful private pool, outdoor kitchen and grill, where you can relax by the fire pit or enjoy dinner with friends or family. It’s just 10 minutes from the beach and nightlife and 30 minutes to the Fort Lauderdale Airport.
With surrounding scenery that looks straight out of a Sunshine State postcard, this two-bedroom home has a private beach. It has a sandy frontage where you can often observe dolphins, manatees, and turtles from your own backyard, while the Manasota Key getaway also includes a private, heated pool for cooler days. The private oasis is highly rated for the tropical landscape that makes it feel like you’re in a 5-star resort, while its open floor plan features panoramic views of the Gulf. Take it all in from the outdoor living space, or get out and snorkel or scuba to discover underwater marine life nearby.
Villa Venetia can accommodate you and 14 of your closest friends and family, offering eight bedrooms along with gorgeous views of Biscayne Bay and the Miami skyline. Conveniently set between South Beach and Downtown, this luxurious three-story villa boasts an outdoor pool, Jacuzzi, and sauna, as well as a movie theater and billiards table. If you’re lucky, you might even spot dolphins swimming from the backyard.
This gorgeous mansion in the heart of Miami can accommodate up to 14 guests and is close to Brickell, Downtown, and Coral Gables. Featuring original Art Deco details, the home boasts high-end finishes as well as a large patio area that is ideal for entertaining. Take advantage of the outdoor pool, basketball hoop, and billiard table, as well as the built-in BBQ area and large common areas.
Just a short drive outside of Miami, this waterfront mansion is in Sunrise Harbor and 7 miles from downtown. Renting a boat for your getaway? There’s a private dock to park it, as well as a furnished lounge on the terrace with a BBQ and large pool for cooling off after a day of sightseeing. Tahiti Beach is just 2 miles away if you want to dig your toes in the sand, while air conditioning and luxurious living spaces make staying in easy. Luxury touches include a formal dining area, wine cooler, Nespresso machine, pool table, and washer/dryer. Paddleboards are also available.
A luxury waterfront estate, this four-bedroom lavish retreat offers 300 feet of frontage on Naples Bay. The Mediterranean-inspired property has large outdoor living areas and its own boat slip, in addition to a location with easy access to golf and the beach. Lounge outdoors in the sitting area and enjoy the bay breezes while you take advantage of the fireplace, dining area, and kitchen with a BBQ grill and bar. Cool off with a dip in the infinity pool or bask in the sunshine on the chaise loungers. Your activity level is up to you, whether you prefer to work out in the exercise room or soak in the bubbly hot tub.
Located on an island just two steps from the shore, this luxury Airbnb offers a spectacular setting with a 100-foot wharf and access to Fort Lauderdale’s famous beaches. Work on your suntan in the saltwater pool or relax in the Jacuzzi after a long day of exploring, then step inside to enjoy the luxe interior. Inside, you’ll find high-end design finishes, marble flooring, a large kitchen and a pool table, in addition to nine cozy bedrooms that can accommodate up to 16 guests. Other on-site perks include an outdoor lounge with a TV and sun loungers, an indoor and outdoor beer bar, and two private balconies.