BY ANGELA SEREDNICKI

Chances are COVID-19 put a damper on your 2020 summer vacations. On the bright side, one of the good things about travelling is that dreaming about your next getaway is part one of the fun.

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As we look ahead to booking luxury travel for this coming winter and 2021, our sight is set on luxe Airbnbs in North America. Private vacation homes are a great alternative to crowded resorts. Each stay at a luxe Airbnb guarantees pristine properties with top-notch amenities, five-star services, and access to a dedicated Airbnb trip designer.

Start planning your next getaway and discover ten of the best luxe Airbnbs in North America.

Tareco Contemporary

Los Angeles, California 

You’ll feel like a true Hollywood A-lister in this commanding modern mansion with some Insta-worthy views of Los Angeles. This bright and contemporary luxury home features sleek black-and-white decor, multiple fireplaces, beautiful balconies, and even its very own media lounge – an idyllic luxury travel destination. Outside, you’ll enjoy a dip in the heated pool or the opportunity to watch the stars from the fire pit. Perfect for the kid at heart, adventure is just around the corner: Universal Studios is just an easy 5-minute drive away. The current nightly rate is $3,891.

Quintessential Southampton Village Charm

Southampton, New York 

Indulge in quintessential Southampton village charm at 30 Van Brunt, a stunning home in the heart of one of America’s most sought-after summer luxury destinations – the Hamptons. Highlights of this incredible property include its stunning pool, manicured backyard, and alfresco dining area. The property features tall hedges, gorgeous mature trees, and even a picture-perfect white fence, which offers guests privacy and peace of mind. Meanwhile, the famous Southhampton Village is just a quick 10-minute walk away. The current nightly rate is $3,758.

Kahala Beachside Estate

Honolulu, Hawaii 

This lavish waterfront estate is the definition of a true luxury tropical Hawaiian paradise. The oceanfront villa has seven bedrooms and welcomes up to 14 guests. Situated just a few steps away from the beach, as you relax in the pool or sip a cocktail in the cabana, you’ll enjoy the fresh sultry salty air and the idyllic gentle sounds of the waves crashing in the distance. The current nightly rate is $12,079.

One Aspen Chalet

Aspen, Colorado

Are you looking for the ultimate alpine-chic getaway? This chalet features dark wood accents, a stone fireplace, and sleek and stylish furniture. Additionally, this four-bedroom urban luxury home offers Insta-worthy panoramic views throughout the property. Enjoy the vibrant mountain nightlife and quick access to Aspen Mountain, Buttermilk Mountain, and the Aspen Highlands. The current nightly rate is $6,643.

Villa Nel Bosco

Napa, California 

If you’re seeking an Italian getaway closer to home, this Tuscan-inspired farmhouse in the heart of Napa’s wine country is the perfect place for you. This incredible estate will take you back in time with its Old World Tuscan charm but features all of the modern luxury conveniences you know and love. Situated nearby over 600 wineries and some of California’s top restaurants, a stay at Villa Nel Bosco is the ideal getaway for any self-proclaimed oenophile or foodie. The current nightly rate is $2,349.

Moonlight Summit Chalet

Big Sky, Montana 

Discover Montana’s natural beauty and spectacular mountain views during your stay at the Moonlight Summit Chalet. This cozy contemporary hillside retreat pairs rustic elements with sophisticated and comfortable decor. Suitable for up to 16 guests, this luxury home is within the Moonlight Basin enclave at Big Sky Resort in Montana. During the winter months, guests will enjoy ski-in/ski-out access to Cinnabar Run. The current nightly rate is $4,325.

Over the Edge Chalet

 Steamboat Springs, Colorado 

Over the Edge Chalet is a luxury ski-in, ski-out luxury modern vacation home, fully-staffed chateau next to ski runs on Mt. Werner. This Airbnb offers high-end amenities and services, including personal concierge, in-home spa services, and catered meals. With seven bedrooms, ten beds, and room for up to over 16 guests, this stunning home is ideal for entertaining. The current nightly rate is $4,026.

Cypress Cabana Chateau

San Diego, California 

Enjoy a California getaway to remember in this bright and tropical chateau near Balboa Park. This modern six-bedroom luxury home features three-in-water cabanas, an outdoor fire pit, and a Swedish barrel sauna. Guests will love this estate’s gallery-white walls and its picturesque minimalist interior decor. The current nightly rate is $5,100.

Secret Cove 

Kilauea, Hawaii

This incredible zen villa has four bedrooms, each with its own private alfresco shower. Guests can revel in Kilauea’s gorgeous ocean scenery from the home’s infinity pool and hot tub. Another noteworthy feature of this modern oceanfront luxury home is its own path to the Secret Beach. Ideally located, in just an eight-minute walk, you’ll be enjoying one of the island’s most scenic and secluded beaches. The current nightly rate is $5,704.

Paradise at Pinnacle Peak

Scottsdale, Arizona 

Escape from it all and pack your bags for Paradise at Pinnacle Peak, a true desert oasis in Scottsdale. Imagine yourself unwinding in the villa’s freeform pool and hot tub as you take in the incredible mountain scenery. This five-bedroom luxury home is the perfect place to stay if you’re on a golfing trip with friends – there are five different golf courses within 17 miles. The current nightly rate is $604.