Sitting at the top of bucket-lists around the world, Bali is one of the most famous holiday destinations for its paradise status, incredible accommodations and earth-shatteringly good food.

From its turquoise ocean and white and black sand beaches, to the bright lush greens of the rolling rice paddies, Bali has a diverse landscape that’s waiting to be explored.

For the budget-backpackers and luxury-travellers alike, the island is packed with beautiful Airbnb accommodations that will have you contemplating extending your stay.

Promising a tropical adventure you will never forget, we have picked out all the best Airbnbs in Bali for a magical stay.

Let’s get into them!

Quick Answer: These are the Top 5 Airbnbs in Bali

Modern and Chic Bungalow
Cozy Bungalow in Canggu
Modern and Chic Bungalow

Cozy Bungalow

  • > $$$
  • > 3 Guests
  • > Shared swimming pool
  • > Bright and modern bungalow design
Stunning Rice Paddy Oasis
Villa Luna
Stunning Rice Paddy Oasis

Villa Luna in Ubud

  • > $$
  • > 4 Guests
  • > Unrestricted Rice Paddy Views
  • > Peaceful but central location
Iconic Bamboo Home
Iconic Bamboo Home

Aura House in Abiansemal

  • > $$$$
  • > 4 Guests
  • > Bamboo house
  • > Private pool
Luxury Artist Residence
Luxury Artist Residence

Flow House in Ubud

  • > $$$$
  • > Up to 6 guests
  • > Indoor/outdoor living room
  • > Large fully equipped kitchen
Luxury Villa With Sauna and Spa
Luxury Villa With Sauna and Spa

Dragon House in Ubud

  • > $$$$
  • > Up to 8 guests
  • > Tropical garden
  • > Stone bath tubs

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    What to Expect from Airbnbs in Bali 

    Whether you are looking for an authentic Bali bungalow or want a glamorous luxury villa, Airbnb Bali has something for everyone. Starting from as little as USD$15 a night, you can find a quaint and cosy bedroom or private villa right in the heart of one of Bali’s bustling towns with easy access to restaurants, shops and tourist sights. 

    Many people travel to Bali to disconnect from the real world and find their own centre, or the meaning of life – where better to do it than away from hectic crowds in the comfort of your own private villa.

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    From chic and bright modern villas, to more traditional wooden bungalows, there are many types of private villas in Bali that boast incredible scenic views and private pools. 

    If you are looking for a touch of traditional Balinese style with a luxurious edge – or perhaps a minimalist vibe – the island is packed with these Joglo-style accommodations that will leave you in awe. Usually featuring recycled or restored wood, simple antique furnishings and towering ceilings, you can enjoy Balinese style in a comfortable and lavish way. 

    Meanwhile, a private room in a home is the perfect middle ground between a hostel and a hotel. You have your own private room and bathroom, but will share a kitchen, tropical garden and common lounge areas with the other guests. 

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    Best Airbnbs in Bali 

    And, here you have it! Our selection of the best Airbnbs in Bali for your getaway – no matter your budget. 

    Modern and Chic Bungalow | Cozy Bungalow in Canggu

    Cozy Bungalow in Canggu
    • $$$
    • Shared swimming pool
    • 3 Guests
    • Bright and modern bungalow design

    Cozy Bungalow is a perfect island home-away-from-home with comfortable furnishings and a huge shared swimming pool. Adding an extra touch of safety to the Airbnb, the detached bungalow is located within a shared complex. You have neighbours to look out for you, but still a large private space. 

    The open-plan space is filled with natural light from the encompassing large windows and the sweet mezzanine ‘second floor’ holds the bedroom. You are still able to separate living and sleeping, despite the smaller size. This unique loft style villa is incredibly convenient and beautiful.

    Ideal for a remote worker, Cozy Bungalow has everything you need for a long stay in Canggu

    Stunning Rice Paddy Oasis | Villa Luna in Ubud

    Villa Luna
    • $$
    • Unrestricted Rice Paddy Views
    • 4 Guests
    • Peaceful but central location

    Forget your worries and retreat with your loved ones to this idyllic exquisite villa on the outskirts of central Ubud. It exudes beauty and tranquillity on top of the picturesque panoramic views you’ll get of the surrounding rice paddies right from the balcony.

    Ideal for a quiet weekend away, or romantic escape, you can spend your days lounging in the spacious, breezy living areas, and dipping into the shared swimming pool.

    For your own piece of paradise, Villa Luna is the perfect Airbnb for your Bali getaway.


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    Incredible Luxe Central Villa | The Jendela House in Seminyak

    The Jendela House in Seminyak
    • $$$
    • Located away from crowds but a short walk to amenities
    • 10 Guests
    • Bright and open modern villa

    Encompassed by towering bright windows throughout the ultra-luxury villa, The Jendela House is a lavish holiday home where you can bask in the sun in style. 

    An Airbnb Plus accommodation, the expansive villa has all you need for a lazy, lounging sunny getaway. With a lush green lawn, tropical greenery and a sparkling private pool, spending time in the gardens will be one of your favourite things to do in Bali

    Located just a short walk from the beach between Seminyak and Canggu, this 5 bedroom villa is an ideal place to base a Bali island adventure. 

    Iconic Bamboo Home | Aura House in Abiansemal

    • $$$$
    • Bamboo house
    • 4 guests
    • Private pool

    This stunning eco bamboo house is one of the most popular places to stay in Bali, and for good reason! Situated on River Ayung, you’ll be able to catch some of the best sunrises of your life from the wrap-around private balcony.

    Only 25 minutes from Canggu, you’ll feel like you’re in your own private jungle. Perfect for a romantic getaway, fresh Balinese meals are cooked in the communal kitchen, though room service is also available! The beautiful villa features two comfy double beds, as well as a hammock and outdoor chairs.

    Luxury Artist Residence | Flow House in Ubud

    • $$$$
    • Indoor/outdoor living room
    • Up to 6 guests
    • Large fully equipped kitchen

    The Bali villa of your dreams is a reality at the Flow House. The architectural wonder was built by an artist with artists in mind, and it comes with all the modern amenities you could want or need.

    The concierge can provide everything from in villa massages to drivers and yoga classes. Once you arrive though we doubt you’ll even want to leave. Shaped like a “single sound wave,” the property gives you everything you need to go with the flow.

    Exchange ideas with your people in the large living space, which includes three huge decks, a pool, and a private garden just to name a few. But it doesn’t stop there–this insane property even has a piano and even an AMPHITHEATER sofa! Staying here is a Bali itinerary item in and of itself.

    Y’all–this might just be one of the best Airbnbs in the world, and it also happens to be overlooking some seriously lush rice fields.

    Luxury Villa With Sauna and Spa | Dragon House in Ubud

    • $$$$
    • Tropical garden
    • Up to 8 guests
    • Stone bath tubs

    Another surreal piece of architecture in Ubud is the adequately named Dragon House. Designed with Chinese influence, the home is unlike any other villa on the island. A spa complete with a sauna is right on the premises, along with a steam room and a dreamy saltwater infinity pool.

    The stunning living room has more light than you could ever imagine you could have while still being inside, and there are numerous outdoor chill spaces in addition to four king sized beds.

    The home is perfect for all kinds of travelers–digital nomads, honeymooners, and families with kids will all love staying here. It’s convenient location means you won;t be too far from some of Bali’s best places to visit.

    Just don’t be surprised when you find yourself wishing you’d booked it out longer 😉

    Traditional Javanese Beachfront Heaven | Beach Cabin in Canggu 

    Beach Cabin in Canggu
    • $$
    • Access to an on-site beach club
    • 4 Guests
    • Tropical ocean views

    Overlooking sprawling lawns and towering palm trees with hints of the ocean crashing in between, Beach Cabin is a peaceful and serene spot to spend a Canggu getaway

    Made up of a traditional Javanese Gladek house, there are a lot of restored wooden furnishings, antiques and touches of Javanese style throughout the cabin – even the bathrooms have wooden fixtures. 

    If you want a place where you can escape and spend time close to the ocean, this Airbnb is a great option! 

    Minimalist Paradise Beachside Bungalow | Kubu Bingin in Uluwatu

    Kubu Bingin in Uluwatu
    • $
    • A moment’s walk from Bingin Beach
    • 2 Guests
    • Perfect undisturbed sunset views

    Down the steep steps of Bingin Beach (one of the best beaches in Bali), Kubu Bingin sits on the cliffside just meters above the sand with incredible expansive views out over the turquoise crashing waves. 

    The 1 bedroom bungalow has a beautiful thatched roof and wooden interior with plush furnishings – perfect for a surfer, yogi or someone who wants a relaxed escape. Watch the sunrise over the cliffs and catch an incredible sunset on the horizon, from its seafront position with a sunny terrace you have a front row seat to the scenic landscape. 

    Tropical Private Villa Guest Suite | Villa Vayu in Seminyak 

    Villa Vayu in Seminyak
    • $
    • Ideal central Seminyak location
    • 4 Guests
    • Sunny private swimming pool

    Your own private island getaway, Villa Vayu is an affordable Bali Airbnb for a small family or group of friends. 

    Featuring its own 8m sunny private pool, lounging sun beds and tropical gardens, you can bask in the beauty of Bali in your own relaxed space. Soak up the sun and enjoy cool evenings in the open living airs sipping ice-cold beers and spending time with your loved ones. 

    In a quiet street just off of popular Eat Street Villa Vayu has easy access to restaurants, shops and bars – as well as being just a short walk from the beach. If you love staying in Seminyak, this beautiful villa should be top of your list!

    Private Pool Villa Fit for a Celebrity | Domicile Villa Bali in Jimbaran

    Domicile Villa Bali in Jimbaran
    • $$$$$
    • Ultra-modern and lavish design
    • 16 Guests
    • Private home theatre room

    Domicile Villa Bali is one of the most luxurious and decadent Airbnbs in Bali. It has ultra-lavish facilities, an incredible modern design and exclusive private location. A getaway fit for royalty, this 4 bedroom villa is a magnificent escape with an idyllic atmosphere. 

    Each of the spacious bedrooms acts as its own suite with an en-suite bathroom and lounge area. With free-standing bathtubs, romantic lighting and cosy king-size beds, each room is a paradise in itself. 

    Located up on a hilltop, overlooking expansive views of Jimbaran as far as the ocean, Domicile Villa Bali is a super extravagant accommodation. 

    Peaceful and Beautiful Joglo | Joglo Wooden Villa in Ubud

    Joglo Wooden Villa in Ubud
    • $
    • Few minutes drive from the heart of Ubud
    • 4 Guests
    • Traditional wooden interiors and furnishings

    Joglo Wooden Villa has huge breezy living areas with towering wooden ceilings and traditional-style furnishings, giving a calm and serene vibe. It’s everything you would expect from a traditional Balinese villa! Ideal for a romantic escape or quiet getaway with friends, the joglo is located away from the heart of Ubud for a peaceful stay. 

    Each of the 2 spacious rooms are clean, comfortable and spacious with en-suite bathrooms fitted with free-standing bathtubs – an extra luxury. 

    You can grab your favourite book and cosy up in the poolside bale for a quiet day of reading and napping, and dipping into the lovely pool. 

    Bright and Stylish Private Guesthouse Room | Happy Together in Seminyak

    Happy Together in Seminyak
    • $
    • Ideally located in the centre of Seminyak
    • 2 Guests
    • Fun and vibrant design

    Happy Together is a cosy and comfortable villa in Kerobokan bedroom with a clean and beautiful design. The mezzanine room has a spacious living and kitchen area with geometric patterns and a small terrace. Ideal for a solo-traveller or couple, the safe and stylish guesthouse has everything you need for a long stay.

    Perfectly located close to the beach, restaurants and shops of Seminyak, Happy Together is an amazing spot at an affordable price. This tropical paradise home will be your favourite place to relax after a long day of exploring the town.

    Stylish Jungle Bungalow | Muda Living in Ubud

    Muda Living in Ubud
    • $
    • Alfresco dining area in the luscious gardens
    • 2 Guests
    • Boho-chic tropical vibes

    Surrounded by green private gardens and towering plants, Muda Living is a chic and modern private bungalow with just 1-bedroom. For a solo-trip or Ubud adventure with your partner, the bungalow is a super affordable tropical paradise. 

    Dine alfresco among the singing birds, and relax down into a sumptuous warm bathtub with chilled music playing in the background. This Bali Airbnb is a mixture of traditional Balinese style and modern luxuries. 

    Also with a swimming pool and sprawling lawns, Muda Living has it all. 

    The Most Unique Airbnb in Bali | Nautilus Treehouse in Ubud

    Nautilus Treehouse in Ubud
    • $
    • Surrounded by towering trees and jungles
    • 16 Guests
    • Unique treehouse style villa

    Like something out of The Hobbit, Nautilus Treehouse is one of the most unique and incredible Airbnbs in Bali. With swirling staircases, impressive tree trunks, a private infinity pool and spacious bedrooms, it is a place to be adored and enjoyed. 

    A memorable getaway for a family or group of friends, Nautilus Treehouse is definitely worth checking out for a stay in Ubud

    Most Instagrammable Airbnb – The Young Villas in Canggu

    The Young Villas in Canggu
    • $$
    • Perfect for photoshoots!
    • 6 Guests
    • Outdoor shower

    Appearing on Explore pages worldwide, The Young Villas has already taken Instagram by storm with mentions on interior design pages and even Airbnb’s own Insta! Well, get ready for it to be the highlight on your page. 

    The Young Villas is a super sleek and cool accommodation with a clean modern design full of natural light, cosy furnishings and minimalist style. If you are a photographer or model, this is one of the best Airbnbs in Bali for shoots and imagery. 

    This collection of villas deserves every accolade it has achieved! 

    Coolest Airbnb in Bali | Alpha House in Ubud

    Alpha House in Ubud
    • $$$
    • Encompassed by jungles away from any crowds
    • 8 Guests
    • Stunning architectural design

    Alpha House is one of Ubud’s most incredible hidden accommodation gems. Conceptualized and designed by the island-renowned architect, Alexis Dornier, the home is a truly spectacular piece of art. 

    Alpha House is located in the quiet and peaceful village of Mas – famed for its local artisans and wood carvings – this stunning Bali Airbnb stands out among the jungles with a distinctive waving roof design, sprawling open-plan living areas and gardens that seem endless. 

    You can bask in mega-luxury whilst still being immersed in nature and Ubud’s beauty. 

    If you have a decent budget and want to stay somewhere totally extravagant and opulent, Alpha House is the place for you! 

    Treehouse Style Villa Close to the Beach | The Hidden Tree in Canggu

    The Hidden Tree in Canggu
    • $
    • Lush tropical gardens and private pool
    • 6 Guests
    • Just a moment’s walk from the beach

    Only a moment’s walk from the beach, The Hidden Tree is a cute and tropical hideaway between Seminyak and Berawa. Accommodating up to 6 guests in 3 bright and breezy bedrooms, it is an ideal escape for those wanting a piece of solitude close to the action. 

    The whole space is bright and minimalist with island-style decor and cosy furnishings. 

    A great family space, this lovely villa is ideal for a memorable stay in one of Bali’s coolest treehouses.

    Boho-chic Beachfront Airbnb | Bingin Cliff House in Uluwatu

    Bingin Cliff House in Uluwatu
    • $$
    • Chic beach house style
    • 8 Guests
    • Perched on the cliffside of Bingin

    Etched onto the cliffside above Bingin Beach, Bingin Cliff House is an island-chic paradise with a thatched roof, clean wooden design, and a cosy decor that will have you quickly settling into tropical living. The towering ceiling and open windows keep the space breezy and cool with killer views out over the ocean. 

    Just steps from the beach, this 4 bedroom villa is perfect to celebrate a special occasion with your friends and family. Plus–Ulawatu is fantastic for those looking for surf and sand.

    Sit on the sunny terrace and soak up the hot island sun with the sounds of waves crashing below. Bingin Cliff House is another Instagrammable Bali Airbnb.

    Private Traditional Wooden Joglo | Le Chateau Berawa in Canggu

    Le Chateau Berawa in Canggu
    • $
    • Shared swimming pool
    • 2 Guests
    • A few meters from Berawa beach

    Le Chateau Berawa is a traditional Javanese joglo guesthouse located just meters from Berawa beach. Surrounding a glistening shared pool, the guesthouse has 2 private joglo bedrooms each with their own en-suite bathroom and mini kitchenettes for early morning coffees. 

    The space is also available for private rental if you are travelling with friends and want both joglos!

    Picturesque Bungalow Airbnb in Bali | Bamboo Bungalow in Uluwatu

    Bamboo Bungalow in Uluwatu
    • $
    • Close by to Padang Padang beach
    • 3 Guests
    • Chill hammock overlooking the tropical gardens

    Bamboo Bungalow is a multi-level thatched home located among lush surroundings just a short drive from the most popular beaches of Uluwatu. Within a small resort with a shared pool and restaurant, Bamboo Bungalow is a unique and cool Bali Airbnb. 

    The second floor has an Insta-worthy hammock that hangs over the edge of the private bungalow for a chill and breezy spot to read a book, catch the sunset or have a photoshoot with friends. 

    For those searching for something new and different, Bamboo Bungalow is a beautiful island accommodation. 

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    Final Thoughts on Airbnbs in Bali 

    Bali has rightfully deserved its position as one of the most incredible destinations in the world. Dotted with magnificent accommodations from the beaches to the hills, there is a place where everyone will be able to enjoy their own side of paradise. 

    Pick a town and spend your time exploring the scenic streets and local restaurants, fully immersing in island life. Or, simply lounge the days away around your own private pool. 

    Bali is packed with culture, luxury and beauty – pick the right accommodation for you and discover the magical wonderland for yourself.

    Mount Agung rising above rice fields at sunrise
    Mount Agung is visible almost all over the island.

    Updated February 2023

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