16 Airbnbs Homes & Vacation Rentals in Tulum With Nature Views

16 Airbnbs & Vacation Rentals in Tulum With Private Pools & Jungle Views

Come home to restorative hideouts with refreshing pools.

Perhaps the most compelling argument to become a digital nomad is knowing that you can book a stunning Airbnb in Tulum anytime. Famous for its ancient Mayan ruins and pristine shores, the town of Tulum offers a vibrant escape near the coast of the Caribbean Sea. You can swim in gentle beaches, sleep in rustic villas overlooking the jungle, or take a dip in crystal-clear cenotes, which are natural sinkholes filled with water.

Whether you’re planning your future bucket list in Mexico or you just want to fantasise about travelling for a while, these are the best Airbnbs in Tulum for any budget. 

Best Airbnb homes & vacation rentals in Tulum, Mexico

TripZilla Tip: If you’re lucky enough to spend a few days on Tulum, keep in mind that you will need to rent a car, take a taxi, or ride a bike to find your way around town. Pack bug spray and earbuds, especially if you’re a light sleeper. 

1. The luxurious beachfront villa with a heated pool

vrbo in tulum

vrbo tulum, mexico

Listing name: Beachfront-Heated Pool-Chef Included-Luxury Villa-Putting Green
Listing type: Entire villa 
Max. no. of guests: 8
No. of bedrooms: 4

Prepare your hearts and eyes to be in awe with the beauty of this beachfront villa. It has a spectacular interior that will fascinate every guest — the flooring is made of marble, and each room is designed with natural stone accents. Can you imagine how luxurious it is? But more than the enchanting design, the highlight of it all is the stunning ocean view, which can be seen from your own room! 

You cannot ask for more from this villa. If you’re aiming for an unforgettable stay, this is the perfect one for you! In addition, guests who stayed here mentioned that the photos didn’t give justice to this home, so you better experience this first hand! 

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2. The beachfront villa with exclusive beach beds for guests 

The Best Airbnb Rentals in Tulum, Mexico With Private Pools

The Best Airbnb Rentals in Tulum, Mexico With Private Pools

Listing name: Beach front property with 3 rooms and pool
Listing type: Entire villa 
Max. no. of guests: 6
No. of bedrooms: 3

Ready for a sun-soaked getaway? If there’s an Airbnb in Tulum that will have all your friends seething with envy, it’s this splurge-worthy beachfront villa within a short walk to famous Mexican restaurants and the ocean. From its airy living area with high ceilings and lavish bathrooms with garden views to the private beach beds waiting for you on the shore, the villa lets you divide your time between cosy interiors and the soft sand between your toes. In short, it’s perfect for a steady dose of vitamin sea.

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3. The poolside retreat with boho-chic touches and fast WiFi 

Best Airbnb in Tulum, Mexico With Private Pool

Listing name: Poolside Zen in the Tulum Jungle / Hi Speed Wi Fi Internet
Listing type: Entire villa 
Max. no. of guests: 8
No. of bedrooms: 3

Many travellers come to Tulum in search of a calming retreat that will make them feel at home. Enter: this poolside retreat filled with boho-chic decor and natural light. Every corner in this three-bedroom home exudes peace, whether you’re visiting Tulum for a “workcation” or joining the yoga classes at the Holistika wellness centre next door. If you need to work while on vacation, this Airbnb in Tulum has high-speed Internet and a private pool to keep you comfortable without tarnishing your work-life balance. 

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4. The penthouse with jungle views from each bedroom 

The Best Airbnb Rentals in Tulum, Mexico With Private Pools

Best Airbnb in Tulum, Mexico With Private Pool

Listing name: ★ Lux Jungle Penthouse ★ Overlooking Tulum Ruins ❂
Listing type: Entire condominium 
Max. no. of guests: 8
No. of bedrooms: 3 

Celebrate life’s simplest pleasures by waking up to forest views and sipping coffee from the balcony of this scenic penthouse. Rising above the treetops, the three-bedroom condo frames views of the jungle while being only a short bike ride from the Mayan Ruins of Tulum

Peer over the lush canopy from your bedroom window or cool down in the Bali-inspired pool at the rooftop terrace. Come nightfall, you can even revel in star-filled skies and the natural sounds of the jungle. How’s that for reconnecting with nature? 

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5. The family-villa with everything you need

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family-friendly vacation rental in tulum

Listing name: Spacious Luxury Beachfront Villa includes Cook, Pool, WiFi – Many Amenities! 
Listing type: Entire villa 
Max. no. of guests: 12
No. of bedrooms: 4

What better way to get a pause from the busy life than spending a good vacation with your loved ones? This spacious private beachfront villa in Tulum will welcome you and your family! It has four large bedrooms equipped with a king-sized bed and bathroom. It also has enough common areas to lounge and unwind. 

Aside from its beautiful and commodious interior, the villa has a lot more to offer. In fact, it has over 80 amenities for your needs and wants. Not to mention, you are allowed to set up events on the huge balcony facing the ocean! So whatever occasion you wish to celebrate or even if you just want a relaxing stay, this villa is the ideal one for you! 

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6. The rustic villa with a seaside taco bar and yoga shala 

The Best Airbnb Rentals in Tulum, Mexico With Private Pools

Listing name: NEW Stunning 3BR Zorba Villa 2 w/beach, pool + AC!
Listing type: Entire residential home 
Max. no. of guests: 6
No. of bedrooms: 3

It’s no secret that Tulum is every food lover’s paradise. If you’re hoping to take your culinary adventures up a notch, this rustic villa is your best bet on where to stay in Tulum. Tucked away near swaying palm trees on the seafront, it offers an authentic Mexican taco bar and an open-air yoga shala to enjoy as your own. Inside, the colourful glass accents and wooden furniture create a warm and inviting space to chill in your downtime — that is, when you aren’t feasting on delicious tacos from morning to noon. 

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7. The centrally located home in downtown Tulum 

Listing name: Big terrace in best location with central pool!
Listing type: Entire rental unit 
Max. no. of guests: 4
No. of bedrooms: 1

Come home to this modern apartment with a strategic location in downtown Tulum, and your feet will thank you. Located close to lively restaurants and bars, this Airbnb provides a convenient home base for your sightseeing, as well as a clean and stylish place to seek refuge from Tulum’s party scene. While it’s not the quietest place to work in, you can still find many areas fine-tuned for relaxation, from the dining area with a hammock to the swimming pool.

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8. The immersive villa with a yoga area and a fire pit

Best Airbnb in Tulum With Private Pool: Sanah Villa

Best Airbnb Homes in Tulum With Private Pools

Listing name: ☀Sanah Villa☀Private Pool 5★NEW-WellnessExperience
Listing type: Entire villa 
Max. no. of guests: 2
No. of bedrooms: 1

If you’re hoping to slow down in Tulum, Sanah Villa is a private villa that offers everything you need for a healing stay. Designed to blend in with its natural environment, this Airbnb in Tulum comes with a private pool, a beautiful garden, a yoga area, a terrace, and a fire pit. Plus, it’s only a short drive or bike ride away to the downtown area.

Steam baths and massages can also be arranged without stepping away from the comfort of this villa. We can feel the stress and anxiety melting away from our vacation-deprived husks already! 

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9. The tropical house with a pool and a lush garden

10 Best Airbnb Homes in Tulum With Private Pools

Listing name: Tropical House
Listing type: Entire house 
Max. no. of guests: 6
No. of bedrooms: 2 

Looking for a place to fit your entire family? Say no more, this tropical house with a pool can accommodate up to six guests without anyone fighting for more space or room.

For scenic nooks around the property, take your pick from the cosy beds with dreamcatchers, the open dining area, or the chairs by the garden’s pool. Even though it’s only a quick drive to the nearest shore, this well-appointed home in the La Veleta neighbourhood presents a solid argument for spending most of your downtime at your Airbnb. 

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10. The charming apartment with a plunge pool

10 Best Airbnb Homes in Tulum With Private Pools

10 Best Airbnb Homes in Tulum With Private Pools

Listing name: Take a dip in the private swimming pool at this charming apartment in Tulum
Listing type: Entire apartment 
Max. no. of guests: 6
No. of bedrooms: 2

For a retreat that embodies the breezy, laid-back ambience of Tulum, this charming apartment will wrap you in its zen embrace. All of the furniture inside this Airbnb has been made by Mexican artisans, who give this two-bedroom apartment a colourful and minimalist touch. After a day of sightseeing, whip up a meal over the grill or watch the sun setting over the terrace — the town’s irresistible energy humming below. 

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11. The stylish home that is centrally located

Vacation rentals in Tulum with private pool

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Listing name: Casa Mandala w/Pool ~ Mahayana – Central + Stylish Villa w/ Private Pool + Beachfront
Listing type: Entire villa 
Max. no. of guests: 7
No. of bedrooms: 3

Nourish your soul in this quaint and captivating home in the heart of the Tulum beach hotel zone. Casa Mandala is an entire stylish villa with modern and vintage interiors. The home’s colour palette incorporates white, woody brown, and pop colours such as blue and green, giving the impression of being in a tropical garden with plenty of beautiful palm trees. The open spaces allow the chirp of birds and the natural sunlight to enter the home, completing this villa’s overall feel! 

The villa is also set away from the crowded section of the beach, giving you some peace and quiet without being too far from the centre. Casa Mandala will surely give you the convenience and privacy you deserve in Tulum.

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12. The designer villa for art lovers

10 Best Airbnb Homes in Tulum With Private Pools

10 Best Airbnb Homes in Tulum With Private Pools

Listing name: Luxury Jungle Masterpiece-Villa LaGú
Listing type: Entire villa 
Max. no. of guests: 14
No. of bedrooms: 5

Want to live in the lap of luxury in Tulum? Large enough to accommodate 14 guests, Villa LaGú steps it up with enhanced sanitation protocols and high-end amenities that are worth the splurge. It comes with five bedrooms, a living room with modern artworks, a well-equipped kitchen, a breakfast bar, a garden with a rain shower, a private hot tub, and a one-of-a-kind swimming pool that’s perfect for watching the sunset. Coming home to this designer villa will surely be worth the investment in comfort and experience, if the jungle views from the topmost floor are anything to go by. 

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13. The two-bedroom condominium with complete amenities and a pool

10 Best Airbnb Homes in Tulum With Private Pools

Listing name: Casa Ya’ab – Luxury Apartment – Aldea Zama – Free Bikes
Listing type: Entire condominium
Max. no. of guests: 8
No. of bedrooms: 2

Waking up at this two-bedroom condominium delivers the sight of palm trees at your window. Expect to find a peaceful home with essential amenities and a seamless check-in process. What’s more, this Airbnb in Tulum enjoys a good location between the main strip of Tulum and the nearest beach.

Bikes are also available at the property to help you navigate this tourist-friendly town. Anytime you feel like cooling down, you can hang back on the sun loungers and enjoy a refreshing drink by the poolside. 

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14. The serene room in a hotel near the Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve

10 Best Airbnb Homes in Tulum With Private Pools

10 Best Airbnb Homes in Tulum With Private Pools

Listing name: Sunset Loft — Over the Jungle View
Listing type: Room in boutique hotel 
Max. no. of guests: 3
No. of bedrooms: 1

We’re struggling to pick our favourite reason to book this serene room in a boutique hotel — the daybeds for jaw-dropping vistas on the waterfront, or the fact that it lets you access a UNESCO World Heritage Site without breaking a sweat? Located near the Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve, this Airbnb in Tulum overlooks the treetops and serenades guests with the gentle breeze that whistles through the jungle.

This dreamy hideaway can fit up to three guests inside its spacious bedroom and shared living room, making it ideal for couples, families, and solo adventurers alike. Spend a few tranquil hours on the deck over the water — it’s pure magic. 

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15. The jungle dome in a treehouse within walking distance to cenotes

10 Best Airbnb Homes in Tulum With Private Pools

10 Best Airbnb Homes in Tulum With Private Pools

10 Best Airbnb Homes in Tulum With Private Pools

Listing name: Jungle Eco Tree House walking distance to cenotes
Listing type: Treehouse 
Max. no. of guests: 2
No. of bedrooms: 1

It’s not every day that you get to sleep in a treehouse in the Mayan jungle, which is why this eco-friendly Airbnb retreat in Tulum is as breathtaking as it gets. Perfect for travellers who crave an off-the-grid escape, this treehouse delivers on the experience of a glamping retreat without sacrificing your comfort. Fancy a morning swim? You’re just a short walk away from discovering the turquoise waters of a cenote. 

More unique perks of the treehouse include the outdoor shower and the wide terrace built from natural materials. Wildlife lovers can even spot monkeys, toucans, and other birds from this dome. Really, how many people can say they’ve spent a night or two above the treetops in Tulum? By the end of your trip, you’ll have a story to tell. 

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16. The extraordinary love nest

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vrbo tulum for couples

Listing name: Casita Milagros – A Jungle Tree House 
Listing type: Entire cottage 
Max. no. of guests: 2
No. of bedrooms: 1

If you’re looking for a unique place to have an intimate time with your special someone, this jungle treehouse is the perfect place to be! It is a 20-minute drive to the Caribbean beaches of Tulum and is located in a small jungle community. The house is nestled among the trees, enclosed by tropical plants and beautiful palm trees.

You will for sure enjoy your private time with your partner in this extraordinary treehouse. It is away from the noisy and busy central zone of Tulum, so if you’re aiming for a relaxing stay, you should definitely try this one! Imagine having a full serene day with your favourite person while enjoying the wind breeze and the captivating glamour of mother nature! 

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Also read: 16 Best Beach Houses to Book on Airbnb, From California to Hawaii

Have you chosen an Airbnb or Vrbo vacation rental in Tulum from this list? We won’t blame you if your mind is already racing with ideas on what to do once you arrive.

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Crystel Lapuz
Crystel Lapuz

Crystel is born and raised in the city but always dreams about the beautiful and quaint countryside of the lovely island that she calls home. Nothing brings her joy more than her coffee, the sea, the mountains, and the sunshine. She’s a proud morena and wishes for a world where all the girls like her would embrace their skin and their beauty.

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