Looking for your first getaway of the decade? From waking up to the sights of swaying palms and golden sands in Borneo to escaping to Bali’s lush rice terraces, check out this list of the best Airbnb homes in Southeast Asia to enjoy during the long weekends in 2020.
Perched on a small cliff top with fantastic views of the South China Sea, this one-bedroom self-contained chalet, is perfectly designed for couples looking for the ultimate privacy. Start your day with a stroll to the secluded beach and a swim. Next, head out for jungle trekking or mangrove touring and be home in time to enjoy sunset views and a barbecue – a perfect addition to your Instagram feed, although you may have to wait until you’re home to upload it, because mobile connection is limited over here.
Experience life and the good ol’ days of Bali in this one-of-a-kind treehouse. Set in the small surfer village of Balian, this space is perfect for a dose of the unspoilt island life. The treehouse comes with a private pool and a garden that allows you to pick your own seasonal fruit. Built from the blood, sweat and tears of homeowner Made, this Balian gem is one of the best destinations for couples looking to enjoy time passing by a little slower.
This one-bedroom cosy studio is nestled on a hill that overlooks the city. Fitted with a private kitchen and a bathroom, this rustic home is ideal for travelers looking to enjoy peace and quiet, while indulging in several comfy naps. The family run guesthouse also provides a delicious breakfast on-site, allowing guests to experience a home away from home, all-year long.
A rare oasis of tranquility in Bangkok, this Thai-inspired compound house is surrounded by a tropical garden. The two-story bungalow is one of the best Airbnb homes in Southeast Asia for small families looking to spend quality time together. The villa is also equipped with a kitchen, king-sized bed, a rain shower and an open attic space for additional sleeping arrangements. Finally, the pool allows families to cool off after a long day in Bangkok’s hustle and bustle.
This magical bamboo house is a top-choice for adventurers and nature lovers who want to be fully immersed in their surroundings and experience the remote parts of Bali. Set 90 minutes away from Ubud, Camaya is specially built for a family of four or two couples, as it provides some much-needed privacy with separate bedrooms and bathrooms.
The main unit features a large net suspended in front of the house, providing stunning views of the lush landscape for anyone looking to lounge away. Alternatively, you can spend your day relaxing in your own private outdoor Jacuzzi that overlooks the rice fields.
Are your bags packed? So the next time you’re looking for a getaway, be sure to hit up the best Airbnb homes in Southeast Asia.