10 Best Airbnb and Vacation Homes in San Miguel de Allende (2021 Guide)

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If you’re looking for an Airbnb in San Miguel de Allende, you’re on the right track as there are so many outstanding places to stay in the area for a fraction of the price of hotels. This article is a rundown of the 10 best Airbnbs, VRBOs, and vacation rentals in San Miguel de Allende for all different price points.

It’s pretty amazing that for a low cost you can rent an entire apartment in the heart of San Miguel de Allende. Even more amazing is what you can get when you’re willing to spend a little bit more. 

Keep reading to find out more about the best vacation rentals in San Miguel de Allende for a dreamy Mexican vacation!

Editor’s Note: Please note that Airbnb recently made changes to their program so in this article, we are including links to other options like VRBO or Booking.com which have much lower booking fees.

Quick Answer: Best Vacation Homes in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico

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Best Overall Rental in San Miguel de Allende2 Bedroom Balcony | (3BR, 2.5B)
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Best Budget Rental in San Miguel de AllendeSecure Sunny Garden| Entire Home (2BR, 2B)
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Best Luxury Rental in San Miguel de AllendeCasa Karina Centro San Miguel with Views & Pool | Entire Home (2BR, 2.5B)
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Best Rental in San Miguel de Allende for CouplesCharming Colonial Home | Entire Home (2BR, 2B)
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Best Rental in San Miguel de Allende for Groups/FamiliesMagnificent Colonial Casa(4BR, 8B)
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10 Best Airbnbs, VRBOS, and Vacation Homes in San Miguel de Allende

Check it out: here’s our complete breakdown of 10 of the best Airbnbs in San Miguel de Allende to make your choice a simple one. 

Conchita’s House: Hermoso Apartamento en El Centro

Conchita’s House: Hermoso Apartamento en El Centro

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Type: Entire Home (1BR, 1B)

Location: Next to Mercado de Artesanias

Superhost: Yes

Price: $

An absolutely stunning apartment that looks out over the town, this Airbnb in San Miguel de Allende is a top choice for budget travelers looking for their own space.

The one-bedroom apartment has everything you need for a comfortable stay, such as a full bathroom, quaint kitchen, and a small sitting area with a TV. 

Best of all, this apartment has a sprawling rooftop terrace that offers panoramic views of San Miguel de Allende. It’s outfitted with a BBQ, chairs, and some of the best views in the city.

Why We Love It: Well-located apartment with an incredible rooftop terrace. 

What Past Guests Have Said: “A great location for a stay in San Miguel de Allende. A nice view of the city and easy walk anywhere in Centro. Don Taco Tequila is a must visit restaurant!”

“This is a great place! The views are stunning. Comfortable bed and a great shower. I would stay here again.”

“Perfect location at the very heart of SMA, the main attractions are walking distance. Also, Mary is a great host and the place was sparkling clean.”

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Secure Sunny Garden Condo

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Type: Entire Home (2BR, 2B)

Location: Center

Price: $

To catch a magical sunset in San Miguel de Allende, this VRBO is a prime option. It has a beautiful garden courtyard and is surrounded by lush plants and flowers.

This 2 bedroom house is traditionally decorated with vibrant colors, matching the vibrant colors of the city. This home has a bedroom and bath on each floor with a second floor living room filled with glass windows overlooking the cathedral and garden.

Why We Love It: Traditional Design

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Secure & Sunny Condo

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Quick Info

Type: Entire Home (2BR, 1B)

Location: Center

Price: $

If you’re looking for a safe and secure place for the night, this charming Airbnb ticks all the boxes. Located right in the center, the apartment has lots of natural lighting and its own private rooftop patio.

It’s an easy 5-minute flat walk to the farmer’s and artisan’s market, and a few more to the Jardín, the central plaza of San Miguel. The kitchen is fully equipped with everything that you need and is furnished with tons of traditional Mexican features.

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Two Bedroom Balcony in San Miguel de Allende

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Type: Entire Home (3BR, 2.5B)

Location: Near Guadiana Park

Price: $$

For an unbeatable combination of value, price, and space, this entire home is super inexpensive and wildly beautiful. 

It can accommodate up to six guests across three bedrooms, with heaps of leftover space to spread out. There’s a spacious rooftop upstairs featuring incredible views of the city and church. 

The rest of the property features a spacious garden, living room, and fully equipped kitchen.

Why We Love It: Entire home for great value. 

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Charming Colonial Home in Heart of Centro

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Quick Info

Type: Entire Home (2BR, 3B)

Location: San Antonio Neighborhood

Price: $$

Feast your eyes on this absolutely gorgeous apartment just on the edge of Centro. This VRBO is a perfect pick for those who are looking for a little bit of quiet while still being able to walk everywhere.

The apartment is full of natural light, beautiful wooden fixtures, and artisanal decorations. All bedrooms have Luuna mattresses, plenty of soft and memory foam pillows and premium-quality sheets for a perfect sleep. The best part about this place though is the incredible rooftop with lots of greenery, boasting of views of San Miguel del Allende.

Why We Love It: Immaculately decorated home with heaps of Mexican charm. 

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Cozy Apartment in the Heart of San Miguel

Cozy Apartment in the Heart of San Miguel

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Type: Entire Home (1BR, 2B)

Location:

Superhost: Yes

Price: $$

This bright and cozy apartment is an ideal home base if you’re looking for a quiet Airbnb in San Miguel de Allende. It sits just above Parque Juarez and offers a peaceful oasis to visitors.

The sun-filled bedroom opens out onto a charming terrace overlooking the park and in the corner of the room, there are even plush armchairs for curling up with a good book. The rest of the apartment has an inviting rustic feel to it, with exposed stone walls, wooden furniture, and traditional Mexican artwork.

Stretched across three floors, this apartment also has strong WiFi, A/C in the bedroom, and fantastic hosts.

Why We Love It: Bright apartment with lots of space and outdoor areas. 

What Past Guests Have Said: “One of my best Airbnb experiences. The host was really responsive and helpful – even with bags on arrival which was so nice. There were plenty of thoughtful touches and conveniences that made me feel right at home and super comfortable. The location could not be better – right next to the Rosewood Hotel. The terrace with park view was delightful and great for morning coffee and yoga. I didn’t want to leave, and will be back :)”

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Stunning Rooftop Views

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Quick Info

Type: Entire Home (3BR, 3B)

Location: 10 minute walk to the Parroquia

Price: $$

Within walking distance to all that San Miguel de Allende has to offer, this Vacation Rental is an art lovers paradise. Traditional Mexican works cover the walls, floors, and shelves of this apartment, creating a colorful atmosphere that’s practically irresistible.

Featuring 3 bedrooms which can sleep up to 7 people, this place is perfect for large groups or families. The apartment opens out onto rooftop with lots of seating, giving you the perfect viewpoint to this incredible city.

Why We Love It: Extravagantly decorated apartment in Centro with rooftop. 

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Casa Bella San Miguel (Featured in NY Times)

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Type: Entire Home (4BR, 4B)

Location: 5-7 minutes from Jardin

Price: $$ 

This vacation rental in San Miguel de Allende lives up to its name, as it truly is a beautiful house!

Featured in the NY times under the Great Homes section, this beauty is the perfect place for large families or friends who want some luxury and extravagance in their lives. Complete with a full fireplace, high beam ceilings, and luxurious bathtubs, this place is a real treat!

Don’t think twice about booking this place.

Why We Love It: Joyful, sun-filled home with incredible rooftop. 

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Magnificent Colonial Casa

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Quick Info

Type: Entire Home (4BR, 8B)

Location: Balcones neighborhood

Price: $$$

For a hefty dose of luxury, you have to book this San Miguel de Allende vacation rental. It’s a sprawling four-bedroom house that will make you feel like royalty. This house is an intriguing mix of arts the owners have been gathering while traveling different parts of the world. 

The three floor house offers breathtaking views of the city but also has an elevator for ease of movement. During your stay, there is also an onsite cooking and cleaning staff to attend to your. needs.

Between the many luxuries (on suite bathrooms, multiple sitting areas, and more, this place is palatial at its best!

Why We Love It: Luxury house with tons of amenities, courtyard, and rooftop. 

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Casa Karina | Centro San Miguel with Views & Pool!

Casa Karina | Centro San Miguel with Views & Pool!

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Quick Info

Type: Entire Home (2BR, 2.5B)

Location: Near Parque El Chorro

Superhost: Yes

Price: $$$$

This has got to be one of the coolest Airbnbs I’ve ever seen, in San Miguel de Allende and beyond. It has two bedrooms and two-and-a-half bathrooms situated around a central courtyard living area on the ground floor, complete with a couch, hammock, fireplace, and even cacti lining the wall. 

The house is totally contemporary and an architectural masterpiece, with endless spaces to take advantage of during your stay. The attention to detail couldn’t be more clear as the entire home was designed for your ultimate comfort, and nothing else.

The most amazing part of this Airbnb is the rooftop pool with a glass bottom that can be seen from inside the house. Take a dip and an Instagram picture while you’re at it, as this is one of the coolest features in the world. The pool can be heated or cooled, and overlooks the entire city. 

If this place is available, you don’t want to miss out!

Why We Love It: Remarkable design, glass-bottom rooftop pool, and incredible attention to detail. 

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There are so many great Airbnbs, VRBOs, and vacation rentals in San Miguel de Allende that fit all sorts of travelers and budgets. Hopefully, you found your dream stay on this list!

Editor’s Note: For more on Mexico, check out our Mexico travel guide!

Things to Do in San Miguel de Allende

Looking for ideas on what to do in San Miguel de Allende during your time there? Check out some of these local Airbnb experiences in the area that we recommend.

  • Landmark and Lunch Tour– Visit the historical town of San Miguel de Allende and eat some local meals with a knowledgable local.
  • Downtown Food Tour Get to know the cities best eats through this downtown food tour.
  • Tacos and Tequila Tour Tour- Experience the best that this city has to offer when it comes to the famed taco experience (then wash it down with a few artisanal tequilas from the region.)

Packing for Your Airbnb

Before you take off for your trip, check out our Airbnb Packing Guide to make sure you don’t miss out on anything important!

Travel Must: At the risk of sounding like your parents, make sure you get travel insurance before hitting the road. Trust us, it’s one of those things you don’t want to leave home without. We recommend either World Nomads or Safety Wing, depending on the type of traveler you are.


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