Top 13 Airbnbs in Tulum With Private Pools and Jungle Views

Top 13 Airbnbs in Tulum With Private Pools and 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 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 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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2. 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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3. 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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4. 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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5. 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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6. 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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7. 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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8. 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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9. The well-lit house that sets a high bar for local hospitality

Listing name: La Casa Blanca Tulum Private pool, kingsize bed, quiet neighbourhood
Listing type: Entire house 
Max. no. of guests: 2
No. of bedrooms: 1 

Guests have heaped praises upon La Casa Blanca, highlighting everything from its California king bed to its strategic location. This well-lit house with a pool sits in a quiet area frequented by tourists and expats while staying just within a five-minute drive from the beaches of Tulum.

But the thoughtful hospitality from Dmitriy and Tania is the biggest standout here. Communicative and approachable, these kind hosts have been known to surprise guests with pastries upon arrival. As a result, this one-bedroom house has an average rating of 5.0, as of publication. When your Airbnb in Tulum comes as highly rated as this one, you know you’re in the right place. 

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10. 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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11. 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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12. 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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13. 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 retreat 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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Also read: 16 Best Beach Houses to Book on Airbnb, From California to Hawaii

Have you chosen an Airbnb 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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Tiffany Conde
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