Lonely Planet Writer

These are the most desirable Airbnbs in Lonely Planet's top countries to visit in 2018

Lonely Planet has already shared its list of the best places to visit in 2018 so travellers can start making their plans for the year ahead. Luckily, if you’ve already booked your flights to one of the top 10 countries to visit, now you can start making your accommodation plans as Airbnb has revealed the most wish-listed home in each one.

The most wish-listed Airbnb in Chile is in Valparaiso. Image by Airbnb


Stay in a romantic suite in a family home in Valparaiso.

The most wish-listed home in South Korea is a traditional hanok. Image by Airbnb

South Korea

A traditional hanok in Seoul, South Korea is where everyone wants to spend their holiday.

The most wish-listed home in Portugal is in Viana do Castelo. Image by Airbnb


Get out of the city and enjoy a bit of nature in a private villa along the Portuguese coast.


Spend a night in Djibouti in an apartment that faces the sea.

The most wish-listed property in New Zealand. Image by Airbnb

New Zealand

A “romantic bush chalet” is where travellers in New Zealand want to be.


View the best of Malta from a penthouse with a massive terrace.


Spend your nights in Tbilisi in an incredible loft in an art nouveau house.

Stay in a romantic villa in Mauritius. Image by Airbnb


A romantic villa near the beach is where guests can spend the night in Mauritius.

Stay in the most wish-listed in China. Image by Airbnb


China’s most wish-listed room is a private room in Dali where guests can see the stars through the glass walls.

South Africa

Enjoy Cape Town from an amazing penthouse with a rooftop pool.