Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Appleton, Wisconsin - Updated 2023


Nesting on the northern side of Lake Winnebago, Appleton is a charming city in Wisconsin that views the stunning Fox River. It is home to vibrant entertainment districts, and the nightlife on this side of the country is very much alive. If you come to Appleton for the camaraderie and the party, College Avenue’s line of bars and nightspots will not disappoint you. Aside from entertainment and food havens, Appleton has iconic landmarks that add character to the city. The 19th-century Hearthstone Historic House Museum, Paper Discovery Center, and Gordon Bubolz Nature Preserve, to name a few. If you plan to go on an exciting adventure in Outagamie County, here is a list of top Airbnb vacation rentals in Appleton, Wisconsin. Browse below.

1. Contemporary home with rustic accents in Downtown Appleton (from USD 111)

Looking for excellent accommodations in Appleton for an upcoming visit? If you are coming here with a big group of friends, this stunning rental might pique your interest. It is tastefully furnished, bright, and has a homey ambiance that past guests really loved. More so, it is complete with convenient amenities such as four cozy bedrooms, two spotless bathrooms with towels and toiletries, a state-of-the-art kitchen with cooking essentials, an adorable dining area, and a living room with comfy couch seatings and WiFi. Pets are welcome in this stunning abode. The best part? This accommodation is located in Downtown, Appleton, close to nightspots and local shops.

5 star HOME 4 Bedroom, Chef's Kitchen, Downtown
Appleton, Wisconsin, United States
180 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 5 Beds 10 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
each room was well prepared and all amenities that you would like is ready for use as well
mark’s place is excellent it is well equipped with all necessities such as shampoo conditioner and shower gel
the king-size bed on the second floor is very comfortable
hello very nice and cozy house modern appliances cable tv
and the mattress upstairs was amazing i loved having the breakfast foods and snacks all ready for us
everything was very clean and the kitchen and bathroom were quite modern
mark's house was very clean and welcoming
mark's place was very clean and very easy to find
clean home nicely decorated and comfortable bed
mark was very helpful and very clean place
answers all your questions and extremely helpful
he is a great host
thank you for being such a great host take care
our host was on call immediately for all queries and was so helpful
mark is a great host
this location is perfect right near everything
great location close to many appleton locations
very cute home in a nice location
great location is convenient to major roadways shopping and downtown
great location only 30 minutes away from green bay if you're in town for the packers
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2. Two-bedroom fully modern abode within walking distance from downtown (from USD 66)

If you are the type of tourist who came all the way to Appleton for its famous vibrant nightlife, you might be interested in booking this superb guesthouse that is just a short walk away from downtown Appleton. This modern haven provides guests quick access to the best bars, restaurants, and must-visit entertainment venues in the city. As for its amenities, this accommodation can welcome up to four guests as it houses two bright and comfy bedrooms with wardrobes and a private bathroom with a bathtub and essentials. The house is also equipped with a huge kitchen, a dining area, a living room with a wide-screen TV, and a laundry space with upscale appliances.

Walk to downtown Appleton nightlife & local parks!
Appleton, Wisconsin, United States
218 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
nice place good air conditioning
comfortable beds and couch
the apartment had many thoughtful touches and amenities
we loved using the kitchen which was well stocked and having a washer and dryer in the apartment
it is nicely furnished and the beds were very comfortable
clean and comfortable
the apartment is clean well decorated and comfortable
hope the place is cleaned before you go
the house was clean and the bed was comfy
it was clean and a nice place to relax in a nice neighborhood
host is very responsive to any questions
samuel is a wonderful host as always
sam is an amazing host— quick response time and super accommodating
sam was an amazing host
samuel is a wonderful host — very friendly and responsive to questions
great location easy check in process
location was great for what we needed
great place in a great location
super convenient place it is really near dt
what a perfect location everything was wonderful
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3. Luxurious guesthouse with an entertainment room (from USD 141)

This marvelous rental is located in a quiet and peaceful neighborhood in the historic side of Appleton. It is within proximity to downtown and a short walk away from well-trafficked points of interest such as Greenbay, Oshkosh, and Pierce Park. The interiors of the house are well curated to complement the 21st century. The expansive living space has hardwood flooring, and natural light brightens the area during the day. Guests will be sharing three comfortable bedrooms with brand new beds and one-and-a-half bathrooms. Additionally, lazy afternoons will be less boring when you can play and relax in the entertainment room, which has a smart TV and a foosball table. More so, the kitchen is a paradise to culinary enthusiasts as it is freshly renovated, modern, and has a breakfast bar, where you can enjoy your palatable meals.

Traveler Oasis Downtown Area Spacious Home, PAC
Appleton, Wisconsin, United States
105 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 3 Beds 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the beds are very large and the mattresses are comfortable
the house was very clean and well kept
our stay was great the house was super clean and comfortable
the house itself is very clean and you feel immediately at home
house was clean and beautifully styled
thank you mark for being an amazing host
mark is an attentive kind host who was easy to communicate with
mark is an attentive kind host who was easy to communicate with
mark is an excellent host
great place and mark is an excellent host
nearby park is also close and easy to walk to
the location is great for taking walks in a very nice neighborhood
beautiful home and gardens walkable to downtown
nice and close to downtown nightlife
very quiet nice neighborhood
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4. Sophisticated home with a newly remodeled kitchen and a lovely back deck with seatings (from USD 119)

Get to indulge in all the offerings of downtown Appleton with its excellent restaurants, bustling nightspots, top local stores, and upscale recreational areas, when you book this sophisticated holiday home. Strategically located for tourists, this place is the best choice for visitors to Appleton. Its interior design features white walls, stunning hardwood flooring, expansive windows that let natural light in, and dominant rustic accents. The whole house is WiFi equipped, and essentials are provided to guests such as fresh linens, towels, toiletries, and kitchen necessities. This accommodation houses three bedrooms, two bathrooms, a well-stocked kitchen, a dining area, a workroom, a laundry area, a living room, and a back deck with comfy seatings.

Downtown Luxury at Lawrence
Appleton, Wisconsin, United States
145 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 6 Beds 9 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 9

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beds were quite comfortable back deck perfect place for morning coffee
the upstairs beds were the most comfortable air bnb beds we have ever slept in
the kids loved the room with bunk beds with its own bathroom
the house was clean and neat
the linens were all very clean and smelled freshly laundered
clean unique nice touches
wonderful place & very clean and nice
the house was super clean and the beds were very comfortable
mike was a great host
host made sure all of our needs were met
the excellent reviews and mike's status as a super host sealed the deal
communication is always easy with the host and there was never any problems highly recommend
great place to stay mark responded really quickly and was very accommodating
perfect location to lawrence university and downtown appleton
the location was perfect near everything and quiet neighborhood
it’s also in a great location close to running trails and a outside farmers market
twenty minutes away from high cliff state park which is always beautiful
we were close to a few lovely walks and the back porch has ample seating for sitting outside
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5. Budget-friendly apartment in the heart of Lawrence City Park (from USD 60)

This superb apartment is located in the center of the safe and charming Lawrence City Park neighborhood. It is ideal for tourists who are visiting the city with their families, especially kids. The environment is quiet and family-friendly, and it is conveniently near shops, eateries, a recreational park, and even downtown Appleton. This humble abode is budget-friendly, organized, and has a bunch of fantastic amenities. It showcases two cozy bedrooms, a private bathroom, a kitchen with appliances and silverware, a dining area, a workroom, and a relaxing lounge space. Plus, there’s a gorgeous outdoor seating area under a shady tree accentuated by gorgeous ornamental plants.

Clean, affordable apartment in great neighborhood!
Appleton, Wisconsin, United States
222 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment has all the basic amenities and was comfortable and warm
all the amenities from bathroom to kitchen are outstanding
i had space to spread out and be comfortable instead of cramped
the full kitchen was nice to have
the stairs are pretty steep up to the apartment
nice clean well lit place
super clean and cozy
it was clean and comfortable
nice clean place to stay
the unit was very clean when we arrived which we appreciated
andrew was a wonderful host
a big thank you to the hosts and everyone that i met that made me feel soooooo welcomed
andrew was very responsive to my questions
host lets you know everything you need by messaging beforehand and was helpful with local recommendations
great host i would recommend
great location to downtown & lawrence university
a good location in appleton
nice place and good location
andrew's place is in a fabulous location very close to downtown and the university
amazing location spacious and cozy abode
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6. Family-friendly accommodation with a freshly remodeled kitchen (from USD 123)

Bordered by a giant fence, this charming and modern home is perfect for families with kids. It has a spacious and well-trimmed lawn where the little ones can play and run around safely. Inside is a cozy haven with stunning interiors and a relaxing ambiance. The house features gorgeous hardwood flooring throughout, refreshing white walls, and upscale furniture. It houses three bedrooms and two bathrooms, and up to nine guests are welcome to stay. There’s also a contemporary kitchen with a rustic dining area, a lovely living room with an Apple TV, and outdoor seating with a grill and a fire pit.

Modern 3 Bedroom Colonial Private Family Home
Appleton, Wisconsin, United States
85 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 7 Beds 9 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 9

Top guest reviews
this is a great space if you are looking for comfortable clean and cozy
mark was especially responsive kind helpful and flexible to accommodate me during extenuating circumstances
dan was really helpful during our check in
great communication and location would stay again
great place to stay
this place was the best find the house is so warm and welcoming
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7. Excellent vacation haven three minutes from downtown (from USD 109)

Nestled three minutes away from downtown Appleton, this fantastic vacation rental is ideal for tourists who like sightseeing, shopping, and food trips. It is close to the city’s top attractions such as Fox River Mall, Oshkosh, Greenbay, and others. Aside from its excellent location, the house itself is something to love about this booking as it is visually pleasing, comfortable, and complete. It features two cozy bedrooms with fresh linens, a private bathroom, a state-of-the-art kitchen, a spacious living room, and a back deck that is great for barbecue parties. Plus, there’s a parking space for your vehicle.

The White Castle New Remodel, Downtown Area
Appleton, Wisconsin, United States
129 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 3 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the couch and beds are very comfortable
the couch is sinfully comfortable the beds even more so
we had a great nights sleep on the comfortable mattress and pillows
we were also very big fans of the snacks and coffee station what a great touch
the kitchen was well stocked with high-quality cooking equipment that made it's use very enjoyable
the house was clean and cozy
the remodeled bathroom and bedrooms were very clean and comfortable
nice quiet place with a good community very clean house
the sheets were clean and smelled fresh out of the wash
nice quiet setting very clean comfortable beds and so forth
mark was an amazing host
mark is a great host
white castle itself is gorgeous and can host many people comfortably
this was a charming little house mark was a great host and even provided snacks and water upon arrival
mark is extremely responsive and an excellent host
great location and good neighborhood
loved staying here close to downtown appleton and highways
the white castle house was the perfect place to getaway with a busy life
our stay at mark’s place was absolutely wonderful
perfect location and great host
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8. Gorgeous property with a patio with outdoor furniture and barbecue grill (from USD 109)

This charming and elegant apartment is near Lawrence University Campus, perfect for tourists who are in the city for educational purposes. Not only that, downtown Appleton is just a short walk away, giving you quick access to leisure attractions after a long day of finishing school commitments. This stunning haven showcases a combination of modern lifestyle and quaint details. Its rustic accents add character to the house, complemented by natural light and a homey ambiance. Two bedrooms and one-and-a-half bathrooms await guests of this accommodation, as well as a fully stocked kitchen, a beautiful dining room that is fit for royalty, a sunny and spacious living room with a flat-screen TV, WiFi access, and office space. On top of these, there’s a lovely patio with grills and outdoor furniture at the back of the house.

Downtown Charm at Lawrence
Appleton, Wisconsin, United States
127 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the house itself is incredible and is well maintained with gorgeous furnishings and cozy-modern decor
cozy little place was a nice stay would definitely book again whenever i come up to wisconsin
we especially loved the comfy beds and the coffee station
the space was nicer than the pictures suggested and the beds were very comfortable
russ has everything beautifully cleaned and well stocked
the beds were comfortable and the place was very clean
very clean with terrific amenities
the host was super responsive to our questions
great host as well
not only is the place absolutely gorgeous and clean the host is very responsive
great location jut a few steps to campus of lawrence university
very close to the university but neighborhood is quiet and safe
it is also in a great location to downtown and within walking distance to many activities
the location is great especially for lawrence families
family enjoyed our stay love the location
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9. Quaint Dutch Tudor home with modern touches (from USD 240)

Quaint, sophisticated, cozy, and convenient are a few words that come to mind once you catch sight of this lovely accommodation in Appleton. It showcases a breathtaking Dutch Tudor architectural wonder that is strategically located on the Fox River, close to Lawrence University, and downtown Appleton and its attractions. The house is full of character, and you’ll notice it through brick walls, granite countertops in the kitchen, hardwood flooring, and vintage furniture. The inside of the house added modern twists through its cosmopolitan-inspired decors and high-end appliances. It houses four bedrooms, two-and-a-half baths, a gorgeous kitchen with a breakfast bar, a spacious walk-in closet, a meditation room, lots of lounge areas, and a huge backyard with a sports court and outdoor seatings.

Renovated Character Home on the Fox River
Appleton, Wisconsin, United States
157 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 5 Beds 9 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 9

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the living room has a nice sofa with a lounge chair
lots of room to spread out and relax
such a charming space large and comfortable with everything we needed
the ac was great - the whole house was comfortable even during 91 degree days
great place plenty of room for all of the guests and beautiful weather to top it all off
clean and comfortable with cool touches
the house was clean and well maintained
the house was very clean and spacious when arrived
it is very clean and has plenty of room
the place was big clean and beautiful
thank you to our host for a flawless stay
beautiful peaceful home and a fantastic host
he was a wonderful host and very accommodating
lucien was a great host
host is kind and communicative definitely recommend
location was excellent
easy walk to downtown
wonderful location in appleton
the location right near downtown meant we got to walk to a fantastic farmer's market on saturday
nice stay close to downtown
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10. Four-bedroom house near the Fox River (from USD 165)

For tourists looking for a spacious and private apartment they can enjoy with loved ones, this charming accommodation might interest you. It is a historic home that’s been recently renovated but still retains its quintessential charm. The whole house is centrally air-conditioned, and WiFi is accessible. It showcases four spacious bedrooms with clean sheets and pillows, two-and-a-half bathrooms, an updated kitchen with cooking utensils and appliances, a sunny dining area, and a relaxing living room with a fireplace. The best part? This accommodation is close to the Fox River, and the stunning views of Pierce Park are visible from this location. Lots of restaurants and shops are near this area, as well.

Park Place
Appleton, Wisconsin, United States
106 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 5 Beds 10 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
nancy was attentive and helpful even providing an extra table and chairs to accommodate our big family
the two bedrooms we used were very nice with comfortable mattresses and bedding
making meals was a pleasure with a well-equipped kitchen and massive island
great old house with plenty of space and a very nicely renovated kitchen and main level bath
the beds were all very comfortable and cozy
house was clean and smelled good
great place and very clean
spacious clean stylish and functional space
clean nicely redone older home with all the amenities
nancy has a wonderful updated and very clean home
the host was very helpful
nancy was a nice host
host was super hospitable and quick to respond to questions
owners are very welcoming and helpful
enjoyed a successful stay with a thoughtful host and nice place
the location was great for downtown appleton and lawrence university
great location close to restaurants and shops
nancy's place is in a great location close to the river and downtown
the house is in a lovely neighborhood across from a large park
so grateful to have discovered this location and will definitely choose again next time we’re in the area
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Fall in love with Appleton

Appleton is a breathtaking city in Wisconsin that attracts tourists who love the city’s vibrant nightlife. It is famous for its bustling entertainment venues, nightspot districts, excellent restaurants, and many leisure attractions. If you plan to go to Appleton and indulge in its irresistible offerings, make sure to have superb accommodation waiting for your arrival. Use this list of excellent vacation rentals as your guide in choosing the best holiday home for you.

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