It’s time to rethink your summer vacation goals. For most travelers, where to stay is the second biggest decision after deciding where to go. And over the last several years, short term apartment rentals have moved from the realm of the budget-conscious backpacker to more mainstream vacation options and beyond.
With summertime in full swing, this newest crop of homes has come at the best possible time to bring to you more variety within our growing roster of home rentals. So dial your travel agent and pack your bags before the summer passes you by.
| High Tower – Rio de Janeiro |
In a sought-after area of Leblon, this sleek 3-bedroom apartment features spectacular views and a modern design. With cool gray walls, touches of glass and tasteful modern artwork, High Tower shines in the daytime with lots of natural light and neutral tones throughout. At night, thoughtful lighting illuminates the Home’s unique architectural accents, such as the sculptural stairway leading to the second floor.
If you’re looking for beautiful people, top-notch restaurants, lively bars and a stunning beach, look no further than the upscale neighborhood of Leblon. Separated from its more famous neighbor Ipanema by a narrow canal, Leblon is one of the best neighborhoods in Rio, sitting at the foot of the towering Dois Irmaos (Two Brothers) mountains, and is a favorite destination for families, being less busy and overcrowded than Ipanema.
| Carmine – Medellín |
Great location meets colorful decor in this spacious 2-bedroom penthouse. Three floors are all coordinated to match the young vibe of Medellín while floor to ceiling windows let you admire the beautiful view. One of the safest neighborhoods in Medellín with a close proximity to the city center, El Poblado definitely has its appeals.
If pesos are burning a hole in your pocket, make a visit to the many boutique shops and high-end shopping malls including Santa Fe, La Strada, Oviedo and El Tesoro. For nightlife, Zona Rosa surrounding Parque Lleras is filled with clubs, eateries, and sultry nightlife.
| La Hacienda – São Paulo |
With a zen-like ambiance that radiates style from every angle, La Hacienda touts an impressive living space for any sort of Brazilian excursion. As sleek modernism meets plenty of cool wood paneling and lush organic accents, this impressive 3-bedroom Itaim Bibi apartment combines comfort, charm and excellent location to bring you the best that São Paulo has to offer. La Hacienda is located in Itaim Bibi, a trendy area as well as the main business district of São Paulo
| Florence – Miami |
Florence brings traditional Mediterranean style and charm to the otherwise flashy, over-the-top lifestyle of Miami. With its stucco exterior and terra cotta rooftops, the inviting look and feel of this 9-bedroom villa make you feel right at home from the minute you step inside. A pristine swimming pool and outdoor Jacuzzi are just the icing on the cake for this impressive abode; the sprawling patio, covered barbecue area, pond, cascading waterfall, and terrace with a full dining set create the perfect opportunity for entertaining outdoors, while the unique third floor observatory allows Guests to gaze out over the rooftops of some of the most elite homes in Miami.
| Selenza III – Punta Del Este |
Elegantly stated and beautifully designed, Selenza III evokes plenty of rustic beachside vibes with a twist of modernism in this 3-bedroom Manantiales apartment. The home’s laid-back feel is underscored by wooden accents, funky décor and a streamlined architectural style, which adds a unique touch to this trendy Uruguayan getaway. Between La Barra and José Ignacio extends Manantiales, where celebrities and jet setters flock for sun-filled days on the beach followed by late dinners and even later nights partying.
Miami, Punta del Este, Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo