10 Unique Homes and Treehouses You Can Rent on Your Next Trip to Puerto Rico
If you're looking for a rainforest getaway, urban hideout or mountain glamping expedition for your next vacation, chances are Puerto Rico has exactly what you're looking for.
Glamping Tent in Utuado
At this glamping paradise in Utuado, you’ll feel hours away from the city even though it’s just a 15-minute drive to restaurants and nightlife. Come here for the night skies, streams and waterfalls, mountain views and hiking. Stay for the feeling of home you’re sure to quickly establish. The hosts can arrange for nearby families to cook homemade meals for you if you want a taste of authentic local cuisine.
BOOK NOW: Airbnb, Starting at $49/night
Treehouse Near Rosario
Be one with the jungle in this gorgeous, open treehouse 20 feet off the ground in rural Puerto Rico. You can expect to see birds, bats, geckos and frogs during your stay. But don’t let the rustic vibe fool you — you won’t exactly be camping. The bathroom has hot, running water and a composting toilet, and the kitchen has a microwave and refrigerator, so you can stock up on supplies and stick around here for several days for an off-grid vacation.
BOOK NOW: Airbnb, Starting at $104/night
Glamping Tent in Villalba
Disconnect from the hustle and bustle of your daily life when you check into Rancho La Terapia, where you'll stay in a luxe glamping tent. Stare endlessly at the jaw-dropping views of the rainforest while chilling in a hammock, laying on the nets hanging over the forest or lounging in the infinity pool on the property.
BOOK NOW: Airbnb, Starting at $200/night
Treehouse in Río Grande
The luxurious two-story El Yunque View Treehouse is on two dozen acres of pristine El Yunque Rainforest land, which guests are welcome to explore as they please. The trunk of the tree the home is built around runs right through the center of the house, so you never forget where you are in spite of conveniences like a kitchen with stove, microwave and fridge. Previous guests rave about the proximity to restaurants and other adventures, like Vieques's Mosquito Bay, popular for bioluminescent sea creatures that glow bright blue at night. Bonus: Breakfast is included.
BOOK NOW: Airbnb, Starting at $125/night
Hacienda Horizonte Nature Lodge in Utuado
Staying at Hacienda Horizonte, a 100-acre coffee plantation in the mountains of Utuado, can be as relaxing or active as you’d like it to be. You can go hiking, horseback riding and swimming on the property, and you can also have meals cooked daily for you so you don’t have to worry about a thing. All you have to do is take in the views and enjoy.
BOOK NOW: Airbnb, Starting at $199/night
Studio Guest House at Mango Cabana Farm in Rincon
If country life is your thing, you’ll probably love doing a farm stay at Mango Cabana. This tropical fruit and flower farm in Rincon with ocean views offers guests a respite close to yet just far enough away from the bustling surf and party scene at Puntas. Your home away from home here is a 300-square-foot guest house with a small kitchenette and a rooftop deck for relaxing and enjoying meals outdoors.
BOOK NOW: Airbnb, Starting at $39/night
Tiny House in Villalba
Try on the tiny house lifestyle for size at this adorable cabin in Villalba. Shower under the stars in the open-air bathroom or stare up at them in wonder from the Jacuzzi. Previous guests rave about the sunrises, panoramic views and tranquility of the area.
BOOK NOW: Airbnb, Starting at $200/night
Treehouse in Cayey
This three-story treehouse in Cayey has everything you need for a rainforest getaway—views of Lake Carite and a kayak to get out on the water, a hammock, a balcony for taking in the starry nights and a BBQ area and fire pit for cooking and getting cozy after a day of exploring. Hundreds of guests have given this secluded home top reviews.
BOOK NOW: Airbnb, Starting at $89/night
Rooftop Shack in San Juan
A "rooftop shack" might not sound like much. However, previous guests have raved about the uniqueness of this home, as well as its prime location in the heart of Old San Juan. If you want the ultimate urban experience and don't mind hearing the sounds of the city, this might be the basic crash pad you're looking for.
BOOK NOW: Airbnb, Starting at $65/night
Treehouse in Vieques
This chic, modern treehouse in Vieques, named Baez Haus, has a second-story balcony with sweeping views of the Caribbean sea. Two people can fit comfortably in this one-bedroom home, but the property has several other lodging options for rent, as well, so you can easily find space if you’re traveling with a bigger group. Extra bonuses: Breakfast and daily yoga classes are included.
BOOK NOW: Airbnb, Starting at $139/night