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The 11 Best Airbnbs in Malibu for a Last-Minute Staycation

The 11 Best Airbnbs in Malibu for a Last-Minute Staycation

Look no further than Airbnbs in Malibu to live your version of the glamorous beach life for a few days.


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August 26, 2021

Malibu is synonymous with pristine beaches, celebrity mansions, idyllic vistas, and top-notch entertainment. When on a dreamy staycation at this coastal paradise, you want to be living in the midst of it all. Look no further than Airbnbs in Malibu to live your version of the glamorous beach life for a few days.

Adding to our Airbnb directory, here are 11 beautiful places that’ll add a touch of luxury to your weekend in Malibu.

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1. Beach Pad

Price per night: $183

This Malibu Airbnb on the beach is a steal in the true sense of the word. For less than 200 dollars, you get a private condo, access to a pool and beach, and even a free parking spot. Plus, you’ll be a short distance from local hotspots like Nobu, Soho House, and more.

Happiness is checking into an Airbnb like Malibu Retreat; this is your happy place.

2. Malibu Retreat 

Price per night: $269

This super cute two-room suite is another relatively affordable option for an Airbnb in Malibu. With five-star reviews across the board, this beautiful Malibu retreat offers a sun-filled courtyard, airy and serene interiors, and a central location just minutes away from the beach and city center. Walk to Zuma Beach and other favorite local destinations and enjoy the staycation of your dreams at this fabulous Airbnb in Malibu. 

3. Malibu Modern One Bedroom Pool House

Price per night: $450

This Malibu Pool House is what mid-century modern dreams are made of. The five-acre property is five minutes away from the busy Pacific Coast Highway, but it’s still close enough to easily enjoy all that Malibu has to offer. Featuring a beautiful interior decorated with collective mid-century furniture and an equally gorgeous exterior with views of the Pacific Ocean, this Airbnb in Malibu is like being at your own private retreat.

No matter how beautiful the bedroom and how comfy the bed, make sure you don't oversleep. Malibu vacations were not meant for sleeping.

4. Modern Malibu Farmhouse

Price per night: $729

Is your dream Malibu getaway more mountainous than beachy? This Modern Farmhouse is just the spot for you. Relax and unwind under oak and pine trees, spend time at the small farm and garden area with chickens and ducks, and admire the endless views of rolling hills from the wood-covered rooftop deck. Whether you rent this beautiful Airbnb in Malibu in the winter or summer, you’re bound to have a one-of-a-kind experience, exceeding any prior expectations.

5. Malibu Mid-Century Modern Luxury Retreat Home

Price per night: $1,309

Staying at this luxurious three-story retreat feels like having an entire shabby resort to yourself. Spacious, scenic, and immaculately decorated, this Airbnb in Malibu belongs on the cover of an architecture magazine. Revel in this stylish space and try not to get hypnotized by the breathtaking sunrises and sunsets. Did we mention every bedroom has unobstructed views of the Pacific Ocean? Yes, you should definitely book right away.

6. Malibu Hills Tuscan Villa 

Price per night: $1,325

Experience a slice of Tuscany right in the heart of the Malibu Hills by booking this lush villa. Located at the end of a gated cul-de-sac, this Airbnb in Malibu features the traditional comforts of a rustic retreat without sacrificing modern luxuries. The sweeping ocean views, outdoor backyard, and barbecue area make this villa perfect for outdoor entertainment—an Italian-inspired bachelorette party, perhaps?

Why settle for the regular when you can spend your vacation in a unique Malibu trailer?

7. Malibu Dream Trailer

Price per night: $1,010

Book the Malibu Dream Trailer and escape into the clouds on a retreat that can only be described as every nature lover’s fantasy. This is not your typical house—it’s more of a Malibu airstream Airbnb that’s just as comfortable, nonetheless. Whether you’re going on a romantic getaway, digital detox, or a girls’ trip, this airstream in Malibu will leave you speechless. Want to wake up to unrivaled views of the Santa Monica Mountains rolling down to the Pacific below? We’re already on our way. 

8. Sea Star by AvantStay

Price per night: $1,606

Located just off the famous Pacific Coast Highway, this Airbnb in Malibu features beautiful, breezy interiors, an ocean-facing deck, and a wonderful pool and spa. Spend a perfect day in this home by taking a dip in the pool, heading down to nearby La Piedra State Beach, unwinding in the built-in sauna, and watching the breathtaking sunset from the deck. 

Fun fact: the bottom of the pool is engraved with Olympic rings after an American diver won gold at the 1984 Olympics.

Steps away from the Pacific Ocean, this chic, beach house is everyone's dream house.

9. Shabby-Chic Malibu Beach House

Price per night: $2,071

When talking about a classic Airbnb Malibu beach house, this house is exactly what comes to mind. Accommodating up to 12 people, this gorgeous home boasts a vintage 50s-style interior, private beach in your backyard, and dolphins, sea lions, and seagulls as your live daily discovery channel entertainment. Take in the sea breeze, revitalize yourself by the ocean, and enjoy the sights and sounds of the Pacific right in front of you—it doesn’t get much better than this.

10. $7 Million Oceanfront Home with Private Beach

Price per night: $2,879

Do you want the best of what Malibu has to offer? Splurge on this mega luxurious Airbnb Malibu beach house. Gated with access to a private beach, everything about this home is tasteful, top of the line, first-class, and immaculately clean. While the interiors are absolutely breathtaking, the real stars of this Airbnb in Malibu are its natural surroundings. Surf, swim, and relax along the beach and watch for whales and dolphins from the comfort of your chaise lounge—this is what Malibu dreams are made of.

11. Las Tunas Beach Retreat

Price per night: $5,000

Now if you’re after luxury luxury, then this neo-modernist beach house is the creme de la creme. For a price tag of a whopping $5,000 per night, this Malibu beach house is a certified Airbnb Luxe listing, coming with luxury amenities, services, and a dedicated trip designer. You’ll enjoy having a chef, butler, driver, childcare, and more while staying at this coastal Airbnb. In other words, if you want to revel in pure luxury and live life like the A-listers for a day, this is the Airbnb in Malibu you need to rent.

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