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An Airbnb that sits on the edge of a cliff has become available for just $103 a night

Any daredevils or thrill-seekers looking for their next vacation destination need look no further than a new Airbnb in Chile, which sits on the side of a cliff overlooking the ocean – with spectacular views and an amazing adrenaline rush.

The unique featurebuilt in 2018, is located in the beautiful Lagunillas area of ​​Valparaíso, in the coastal town of Matanzas, and offers incredible sea views as well as total privacy and tranquility.

Designed by architectural firm Croxatto and Opazo Arquitectosthe house sits atop a sheer cliff overlooking the local beaches – and has huge windows designed to give residents the feeling of ‘floating on the sea’.

The cabin doesn’t have wifi or TV, meaning it provides residents with the perfect real-life seascape — plus it can be rented for just $103 a night, a steal compared to most oceanfront hotels.

Airbnb has set up a cabin on the edge of a cliff for $103 a night, offering stunning views of Chile's Pacific coast

Airbnb has set up a cabin on the edge of a cliff for $103 a night, offering stunning views of Chile’s Pacific coast

The cabin was built in 2018 by architectural firm Croxatto and Opazo Arquitectos who built the retreat with large windows to create the 'illusion of floating at sea'

The cabin was built in 2018 by architectural firm Croxatto and Opazo Arquitectos who built the retreat with large windows to create the ‘illusion of floating at sea’

The cabin is made of recycled oak and pine planks and offers shelter from strong wind gusts

The cabin is made of recycled oak and pine planks and offers shelter from strong wind gusts

The building is about 80 meters above sea level and includes carefully framed large expanses of glass to achieve the best views of the seascape – and if they’re lucky, guests may even have the chance to see sea lions from the hut that often lines the Pacific Ocean. coast of Chile.

“We were looking for a way to both dominate the escarpment and blend in with the surrounding nature,” said the architects, who won the 2021 Wallpaper Design award for their creation of the tranquil cabin.

The retreat is made from recycled oak that has been treated and dried for durability and includes reclaimed pine planks inside and solar powered exterior lighting to reduce energy consumption.

The cabin offers a dreamy seascape and without wifi or TV residents can relax and enjoy their peaceful environment

The cabin offers a dreamy seascape and without wifi or TV residents can relax and enjoy their peaceful environment

In the listing, Airbnb notes that the peaceful retreat is only accessible via three-story stairs that lead down through the beach dunes

In the listing, Airbnb notes that the peaceful retreat is only accessible via three-story stairs that lead down through the beach dunes

The cabin also has a deck where guests can see the best ocean views and even have the chance to spot sea lions that often visit the shore

The cabin also has a deck where guests can see the best ocean views and even have the chance to spot sea lions that often visit the shore

Architects Felipe Croxatto Viviani and Nicolás Opazo Marchetti have strategically positioned the cabin to the north to provide shelter from high winds.

The stilt house is only accessible via three-storey stairs that lead down the beach dunes.

The interior of the cabin contains a touch of pale wood to create a warm and welcoming atmosphere for the guests.

Internally, the retreat consists of two floors connected by a ladder leading to the second floor.

Internally, the cabin is made of pale wood which creates a welcoming and warm environment where guests can feel at home

Internally, the cabin is made of pale wood which creates a welcoming and warm environment where guests can feel at home

The two-storey cabin is connected by a wooden ladder that leads to the second floor, where there is a bed perfect for two people

The two-storey cabin is connected by a wooden ladder that leads to the second floor, where there is a bed perfect for two people

On the first floor there is a kitchen where guests can enjoy their meal with a view, a sitting area and a luxurious bathroom

On the first floor there is a kitchen where guests can enjoy their meal with a view, a sitting area and a luxurious bathroom

On the ground floor, guests will find a spacious, open-plan kitchen where they can enjoy their meal while gazing at the waves.

There is also a separate small chill out area, as well as a luxury bathroom with all the usual amenities including a shower with sea views.

Upstairs you will find the bedroom with a large double bed, accessible via a wooden ladder and a fairly large balcony.

There is also a large terrace and the beach is just a jump, jump and jump away.

The owner also advises guests to drive an all terrain vehicle as the road is not in great condition and this type of vehicle is required in the rain.

The retreat has received rave reviews on Airbnb, one guest said, “One of the best views I’ve ever had in my life.”

While another added that the cabin was ‘an absolute dream’.

The luxury Airbnb can be booked for $103 per night, depending on dates.

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