Located on the foothills of the Sierra Nevada range, around 33 mi (53 km) from Sacramento, Auburn is a historic Gold Country town and a mecca of outdoor adventure. The Auburn State Recreation Area is a lush state park that encompasses a section of the American River. Once known for gold mining, the area now offers spectacular opportunities for hiking, trail running, boating, mountain biking, and horseback riding. Auburn’s Old Town district is wonderfully preserved and will take you back to the gold rush era with its authentic 19th-century buildings. Get a peek into the world of gold mining with a gold mine tour and a visit to the Gold Country Museum. If you are on the lookout for a place to stay for your trip, then read on to learn about the top Airbnb vacation rentals in Auburn, California.
You will love the old-world atmosphere of this historic stone cottage that sits on a half-acre (0.2 ha) of grounds. Located in a semi-rural setting but within easy reach of Auburn city center, the cottage still retains stone walls and wooden ceilings in parts, but it has been fully updated and is fitted with the latest amenities. The cottage includes two bedrooms accommodating up to four guests, a full kitchen, and a cozy living room. The upper level holds the master bedroom that has a small deck attached, where you can sit back to relax. A larger covered deck is found in the back yard, which offers sufficient space for enjoying the woodsy backdrop.
Top guest reviewsvery cozy with lots of amenities that make stay perfectthe cottage is so cozy and karen and melissa are such thoughtful hoststhere are many thoughtful touches in the furniture decor and snacks in the kitchenkaren and melissa were amazing hosts the cottage is so cute and comfortable and very cleankaren had fresh cut flowers for us in the kitchen which added to the charmvery clean inside and outit was very clean and comfortabledarling cottage very clean with special personal touchesit was clean private and well stockedit was clean comfortable and private
Host:hosts are friendly and knowledgeable about the areahosts are very kind and courteousk&m were great hosts and always available to respond to any questions including questions about hiking and local trailsthe host was very nice and responsive as wellgreat value too karen was an attentive and helpful hostRead more reviewswill definitely recommend this locationthe location was perfect if you want a quiet getawaywe would highly recommend this ideal location not too far off the beaten paththere are so many lovely touches and the neighborhood is really pretty and nice to walk aroundbut for sure the loveliest place we stayed on our trip to america
Enjoy the vintage charm of this adorable guest suite that is attached to an 1800s Victorian townhouse. Beautifully furnished with elegant decor and thoughtful touches, the suite offers one bedroom, a kitchenette, and a living room. Guests are guaranteed complete privacy with the apartment having its own entrance, as well as its own patio set up with outdoor furniture. The rental is located close to Old Town Auburn and other local attractions like hiking trails and the American River.
Top guest reviewsbeautiful cottage room and garden areai felt so comfortable able to relax sitting on the couch with the large ottomanthe yard felt like a private park and the patio tables were nice to have as wellfrench roaster making the best espresso variety of tea's & oatmeals well stocked lovely bathroomit was a great stay very comfortable very clean and all amenities were providedvery clean and quaintthe inkling is amazing so clean and so convenientthe place was clean quiet and charmingthe place is very lovely and cleansuper clean space with room to relax and a comfortable bed
Host:carol was a wonderful hostcarol is a wonderful hostbeautiful place with gracious hostcarol is a great hostthe owners have thought of everything to make travelers feel at home and very comfortableRead more reviewsclose to nice restaurantsa great location as wellvery comfortable and close to everythingit's in a great location from hiking trailslocated within walking distance of downtown and old town and a really lovely place
This snug guest house is located around 2 mi (3.2 km) away from Old Town Auburn. Warmly decorated and full of natural light, the guest house comes with a studio layout with the main area set up with a double bed, a couch, and a small kitchenette for cooking essentials. A private deck outside the main room overlooking verdant surroundings is also available for guests’ use. The guesthouse is located opposite the main house and adjoins other buildings but has full privacy.
Top guest reviewsgreat amenities and comfy bedthe wifi is great reliable and fastgorgeous views little treats for travelers pretty lights and cozy amenitiesthe bathroom was large and inviting and the small kitchenette had what we needed as wellif you prefer tv the system is set and ready roku styleextremely clean and well keptclean cozy and well stockedsuper clean convenient comfortable and peacefulthe place was spotless and adorableclean well stocked and the decor was beyond my expectations
Host:gina was a wonderful hostgreat spot and attentive hostthe hosts are so kind and accommodatinggina was friendly and communicablegreat host and a lovely settingRead more reviewssuch a cute get away in a beautiful locationwe chose this spot for its close proximity and adorable picturesvery cute place location was great center of what we neededcomfortable bed cool locationunique and comfortable guest house nestled in the foothills close to hwy 80
Enjoy a homely stay in this option where you will have access to a private room inside a family house. The room comes with a double bed and couch. Guests have access to all common spaces including the living room, the kitchen, and the bathroom. The backyard, which has a hot tub, and the front porch, are available for guests’ use.
Set within a woodsy area, this guest house is located on top of the hosts’ garage offering full privacy. The apartment provides one bedroom but can host four persons thanks to a large sofa bed in the living room. Inside, the open-plan space includes a living area, a dining section, and a full kitchen. The private deck at the entrance is spacious and has been set up with ample furniture and grilling equipment, making it the perfect place to enjoy a lazy evening.
Top guest reviewsthe bed and sofa were both incredibly comfortablethere is a spacious charming outdoor deck with outdoor table and chairs) ac in bedroom and living room consistent wifi consistent peace and quietthe place was warm and very comfortable with all the amenities anyone could want (even washer and dryer)the pull out bed was perfect right in front of the large screen roku tveverything was clean and neatvery clean comfortable and excellent communication/check inliving space was very clean and spaciousthe place is impeccably clean & spaciousclean functional and private accomodation
Host:hosts were friendly and super quick with responsescomfy bed and awesome hostgreat hosts beutifuk stylish spacehosts were communicative and respectful of our privacychrissy & steve were great hostsRead more reviewsthe location was greatgood location in auburngreat location felt tucked away once there but actually close to freeway without the noisegreat location perfectly detailed with everything you need and morethis location is very private quiet and comfortable
This second-story apartment located within walking distance of historic Old Town Auburn is an upscale option that can accommodate up to six guests. Featuring modern decor with top-class amenities and furnishings, the apartment offers a fully stocked kitchen, a living room, and two bedrooms. The private deck is a great place to lounge and take in the scenic views. It features outdoor furniture and barbeque equipment.
Auburn, California, United States
4.74 km (3.0 mi) from Lake Clementine Trail
Top guest reviewsthe a/c works great as well as the gas grill on the back deckkitchen is well stocked with staples bars oatmeal coffee teasthe sweet touches such as snacks and coffee really made our stay all the more comfortablethe beds were comfortable as was the space for hanging outthis little gem was perfect for a girls' getaway weekend super clean beautiful furnishings reeeeeeeally comfortable bedseverything was clean and functionalthe whole place was sparkling clean when we arrivedthe place was clean and comfortableit was sparkling cleanthe place was also very clean
Host:kevin is a very thoughtful hostkevin was a wonderful hostkevin is a really great hostthe hosts were totally responsivekevin is a great host and very attentive from the moment you make your reservationRead more reviewsgreat place near downtown auburnlocated close to the old downtown it was convenient and easy to findgreat place to stay the location is right by the freeway for easy accesseasy 5 min walk to old townkevin provides an outstanding house in a wonderful location
Located just behind the Auburn Recreation Area, this one-bedroom apartment can host up to four guests. It is the ground floor unit of a duplex house with its own entrance, and it has been recently updated. The rental space includes a well-appointed living room, a fully equipped kitchen with a dining area, and a separate bedroom.
Auburn, California, United States
4.68 km (3.0 mi) from Lake Clementine TrailSuperhost
Top guest reviewsRead more reviewsfantastic place and convenient for visiting close mountain towns and downtown as wellcari's place has a wonderful location and is a spacious and cozy unitclean and stylish close to everything you need
Neatly laid out, this garage apartment offers a well-lit main room with a double bed, a full kitchen, and a bathroom. Simply furnished with a homely vibe, the apartment has been recently updated and features the latest amenities. Please note that the rental is on the second story and is accessible via a spiral staircase. The house grounds include a backyard and a front yard, both set up with ample outdoor furniture to enjoy the setting. The American River Canyon trails and downtown Auburn are both within walking distance, making the location very convenient for visitors.
Auburn, California, United States
3.4 km (2.2 mi) from Lake Clementine TrailSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthere is no tv but there is good internetif the air conditioning situation is fixed i'd love to stay againone thing that needs improvement is the wifilovingly renovated with vintage style bathroom tiles & wood floors throughoutbathroom space is pretty smallvery clean and simplevery clean comfortable and quietthe apartment was spotless and very comfortablevery clean and quaint apartment in a quiet residential neighborhoodsuper clean and nice location
Host:mary was the perfect hostmary is a perfect hostmary is a great hostmary was a great hostmary is a terrific hostRead more reviewsthe location was amazingthe location was awesome as it was close to everythingperfect place to stay near downtownthe place was really cute nice neighborhood and good location 10 minute walk to downtownthe location is awesome endless hiking trails and downtown within walking distance
The Hop House is a chic guest suite for two persons, that comes with its own private entrance. Furnished with bright, pastel tones and the latest amenities, the suite makes for a welcoming space ideal for a relaxing stay. The suite includes one bedroom with a double bed and an ensuite bathroom. The bedroom features a double bed, a TV, and basic kitchen amenities like a kettle and a mini-fridge. The rental is less than a mile to downtown Auburn.
Auburn, California, United States
2.7 km (1.7 mi) from Lake Clementine TrailSuperhost
Top guest reviewscomforting space comfortable bed and thoughtful touches (coffee half & half extra pillows/blankets)the shower coffee and tea were excellent the space is beautiful and check-in is very easynice little room with a private entrancenathan’s place is very comfortable with lots of great touchesbeautiful property and adorable roomclean and convenient with nice design touchesvery clean and perfect space for usclean comfortable quiet and convenientimmaculately clean quiet neighborhood nice place to bethe space was very clean and the vibe was welcoming
Host:the hosts are fantasticnathan is a great host he was prompt to answer all of my questions and concernsgreat space and great hostsnathan is a very informative host with lots of good tips and suggestionshosts are friendly professional and respond very quickly to inquiriesRead more reviewslocation to downtown is an easy drive or short bike ride awaygreat location not far from stuffthis is a great suite in an ideal locationwe really enjoyed this location and will be back to book againreally cute neighborhood and i walked through the neighborhood and took a fun little hike
This one-bedroom apartment, suitable for two guests, is one of the four units in a Victorian home that’s over 100 years old. Located in a quiet residential neighborhood close to downtown Auburn, the apartment has been furnished tastefully with simple elegance. Guests have access to a living room, a bedroom, a fully equipped kitchen, and laundry facilities.
Top guest reviewsexcellent wifi tv and cablegreat communication clean and spaciousit is a clean and quite houseclean comfortable well appointed kitchen and excellent wifithe place is clean has a great washer dryer and kitchen
Host:the owner is helpful and kindnesselijah the host is extremely helpful and caringbut most importantly elijah is a perfect hostelijah was a gracious and responsive hostRead more reviewsgreat stay walking distance to downtownnice 1 bedroom apartment in a convenient locationcharming place quiet at night though very walkable to downtown auburn- would highly recommendelijah's place is a great option for business travelers
A laid-back vacation
With its quaint charm, Auburn offers a great setting to enjoy a laid-back vacation surrounded by natural beauty. In recent times, the town has also become well-known for its boutique wineries and breweries. Be sure to stop by at the many winery outlets that dot the downtown for intimate tasting experiences. Find the right place to stay whatever your itinerary on this list of top Airbnb vacation rentals in Auburn, California.
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