Taking a trip to the Dominican Republic is never a bad idea, no matter what season it may be. Sharing the island of Hispaniola with Haiti, the Dominican Republic is known for its white sand beaches, waterfalls, delicious cuisine, lush forests, and villages dating back to the 16th century. As with any trip, having the best experience means choosing the right accommodation. From treehouses to beachfront villas, these are the Airbnbs in the Dominican Republic to keep in mind for your next trip.
Ultra-modern beachfront villa
Want to feel like you’re living the Entourage life in the Caribbean? This modern villa is one of the most luxurious Airbnbs in the Dominican Republic. Designed in a contemporary style and situated right on the waterfront, this 9,500 square-foot villa has ocean views from nearly every room. The furnishings are sleek and modern, including quality Italian fixtures, white marble tiles, a gourmet kitchen, outdoor pool, and large terraces. A private chef is also available to prepare your meals for an additional charge.
Twelve guests, six bedrooms
Price: $1,395 per night
Sprawling villa with private pool
Casa Phil is everything you could possibly want in a vacation villa. Designed in a modern European style, the villa has an infinity pool with stunning views of the ocean, an outdoor terrace with loungers, a concierge to handle your restaurant and excursion bookings, and even a cooking staff. The villa is also just a few minutes’ walk from the beach, and popular local bars and restaurants.
Ten guests, four bedrooms
Price: $507 per night
Treehouse with jungle views
You’ll find this open-air treehouse in the jungle of El Valle, a small fishing village near Samana. One of the most unique Airbnbs in the Dominican Republic, the treehouse is just five minutes from the beach and a waterfall, the gives guests access to a zipline, outdoor swimming pool, and free bikes. The house itself has incredible jungle views, walls made from handwoven jungle vines, and curtains for privacy.
Three guests, one bedroom
Price: $315 per night
Rustic bungalow overlooking a bay
This bungalow has bedrooms with open-air views of the ocean, and access to nearby activities like zip lining, whale watching, diving, and beaches. A traditional Dominican breakfast with tropical fruits, eggs, fried yucca, and mangú is included in your stay, with dinner also available for an additional fee.
Three guests, one bedroom
Price: $250 per night
Romantic thatched hut on the beach
Perfect for a romantic getaway, this thatched hut allows you to spend your stay sunbathing on the deck, or relaxing on the beach. Surrounded by palm trees, the hut is right on the beach and filled with locally crafted items that lend to its bohemian aesthetic. Breakfast is included in your stay, as well as a BBQ if you wish to cook the rest of your meals.
Four guests, one bedroom
Price: $208 per night
Oceanfront villa surrounded by a garden
Just steps from the Playa Coson beach, this villa has unobstructed views of the ocean and is surrounded by a beautiful garden. There’s also a private garden, pool, and expansive patio with couches perfect for relaxing in the sun. The villa is close to the Los Haitises National Park, Limon waterfalls, and several beaches, so you’re never too far away from something to do.
Six guests, three bedrooms
Price: $191 per night
Modern seaside duplex
Spanning over 2,000 square feet, this duplex is defined by its wide-open spaces and proximity to the beach. You’re just a few minutes’ walk to the sand, but you can also choose to remain on property and use the 78-foot long infinity pool. You’ll also have access to a private tennis club, courtesy of the luxury Esperanza Residence.
Eight guests, three bedrooms
Price: $190 per night