The Most Wish-Listed Airbnb Properties of the Last Decade

Starting in 2011, Airbnb shares the most popular rental properties of the past decade.

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March 12, 2020

Photo By: Willian Silveira

Villa Near Florence - Tuscany, Italy 2011

The Villa near Florence in Tuscany, Italy, was wish-listed 3,686 times in 2011. This 17th century stone farmhouse is hidden in the Chianti hills near Florence and Siena. The lot features a saltwater pool, pizza oven and a stone amphitheater.

BOOK NOW: AirBnB, Starting at $759 per night

Off-the-Grid House - Pioneertown, California 2012

This Off-The-Grid house in Pioneertown, California, was wish-listed 98,796 times in 2012. Located in the California high desert, this home is perfect for a digital detox. The home is powered 100 percent by solar panels and has been noted as one of the "Best Homes in America" by Dwell.

BOOK NOW: AirBnB, Starting at $450 per night

Seashell House - Isla Mujeres, Mexico 2013

The World Famous Seashell House in Isla Mujeres, Mexico, was wish-listed 235,803 times in 2013. Designed by Raquel and Eduardo Ocampo, the seashell house sits on a cliff above a beach and has a private pool and concierge services hosted by Raquel and daughter Vane. The designers paid homage to the seashells found on the island. All throughout the home, there are elements of seashells, from the actual shape of the place to the showerhead and other decor items.

BOOK NOW: AirBnB, Starting at $299 per night

Cob Cottage - Mayne Island, Canada 2014

The Cob Cottage in Mayne Island, Canada, was wish-listed 152,918 times in 2014. The earthen house was hand-sculpted using natural materials. Inside the home is custom woodwork that contributes to the modern feel of this retreat. There are also sheep and chickens on the property that offer fresh eggs and milk.

BOOK NOW: AirBnB, Starting at $119 per night

Balian Treehouse - Bali, Indonesia 2015

Located in Bali, Indonesia, the Balian Treehouse was wish-listed 271,887 times in 2015. Just a short three-minute walk from a Bali beach, the treehouse is part of a small village perfect for relaxing. Guests can enjoy the surrounding nature on the veranda while enjoying the views of the garden and ocean.

BOOK NOW: AirBnB, Starting at $83 per night

Everview Suite - Cape Town, South Africa 2016

The Everview Suite was wish-listed 28,305 times in 2016. Located in Cape Town, South Africa, this oceanfront stay is within walking distance to Camps Bay and along the Atlantic Ocean. Renters can see the beautiful Table Mountains from their windows.

BOOK NOW: AirBnB, Starting at $390 per night

White Breeze Pool - Phuket, Thailand 2017

The White Breeze Pool apartment in Phuket, Thailand was wish-listed 204,110 times in 2017. This hillside villa is the best spot for anyone wanting to relax and enjoy the romantic sunsets that Phuket is known for. The White Breeze Pool is one of three apartments in the area that's located near beaches.

BOOK NOW: AirBnB, Starting at $53 per night

Hector Cave - Santorini, Greece, 2018

The Hector Cave House in Santorini, Greece was wish-listed 254,773 times in 2018. The house is carved into the caldera cliff and was originally a wine cellar. The private veranda is perfect for relaxing, sunbathing, or enjoying the beautiful views of Santorini: the volcano, caldera cliff and Thirassia Island. There is also an outdoor plunge pool available seasonally.

BOOK NOW: AirBnB, Starting at $265 per night

Exceptional Property - Santa Catarina, Brazil 2019

This exceptional property with private beach access in Santa Catarina, Brazil was wish-listed 275,862 times in 2019. This oceanfront stay is located in a natural park and is looked after by a couple of caretakers/gardeners. It offers a Brazilian BBQ and a variety of fun activities such as a wooden boat, surfboards and loungers for dolphin watching.

BOOK NOW: AirBnB, Starting at $67 per night per person

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