A small city out on the west side of Washington, Bainbridge Island links itself to Seattle by ferry. With its location being surrounded by saltwater, the city is famous for its natural attractions and port views. Some famous waterfront destinations are Blake Island, Tillicum Village, and Fort Ward Park. Travelers should also know that this place is rich in history and has a lot of museums for guests to visit such as Bainbridge Island Museum of Art, Bainbridge Island Historical Museum, Bainbridge Island Japanese American Exclusion Memorial, and U.S. Naval Undersea Museum. There’s much more to this city than a ferry to Seattle. Keep reading to find out the best Airbnb vacation rentals in Bainbridge Island, Washington.
1. Froggy Heights (from USD 175)
Check into this pristine two-bedroom cottage that can house four guests. It’s located by a secluded road up on a hill that will provide you peace and quiet, and beautiful scenic views of lawns and treetops. Upholding the English theme this rental is styled after, guests can expect a tea area that’s separate from the living room, perfect for tea time.
The kitchenette has a refrigerator, a microwave, a coffee maker, and silverware. Meanwhile, the bathroom is inclusive of a bathtub, a hairdryer, shampoo, shower gel, and hot water. Bed linens, hangers, an iron, and a TV are also available at the property. Feel free to roam around the cottage and bask in the greenery surrounding the property.
Froggy Heights - An English Cottage on BainbridgeBainbridge Island, Washington, United States
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Amenities & Room:what a beautiful and comfortable cottage we loved everything about it and felt right at homeyou feel like you’re in a treehouse but with a comfortable bed shower and all the modern comforts
Cleanliness:the bathroom was clean and beautifulthe place was very clean bright and beautifulsuch a comfortable and clean space to soak in the wonder of the islandthe cottage is spacious clean and sunnyvery clean with everything you need for a relaxing get away
Host:claire is friendly welcoming and responsivethis is a special host and placethe host claire is so friendly and makes the whole experience even more lovelyclaire is a wonderful host: we would not hesitate to book with herwonderful hosts (and dogs) tooRead more reviews
Location:great location near hiking trailsabsolutely breathtaking right when you walk inbeautiful place to stay in a beautiful locationit is close to town and beaches of you do feel like venturing outwe loved our stay the place is super cute and well decorated
2. Radiant and modern farmhouse (from USD 234)
Live in this luxurious farmhouse with a predominantly white interior equipped with chic furniture. The whole home is also surrounded by windows, allowing natural sunlight to seep into the place. It can house five guests and has two bedrooms and one bathroom.
Other amenities include Wi-Fi, a TV, beach essentials, children’s toys, and a gaming console. If you have thoughts on bringing your pet, then you’re in luck! The owner allows pets in the rental.
Simple Living at Luxurious, Modern Farmhouse on BainbridgeBainbridge Island, Washington, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:comfortable beds and heated floors made it extra cozy when the nights were coldcomfortabe beds all the amenities you need and a responsive hostthe rental feels like a home with every detail for a comfortable stay consideredwe loved the board games and movie collection and felt it was such a cozy and fun trip
Cleanliness:spotless and clean we will be backthe farmhouse is spotlessly clean and thoughtfully arrangedit was really cosy and clean and had everything we needed for a little getawaythe home was clean modern and felt like home by our 2nd daythe little farmhouse is very clean spacious extremely well decorated has great light and comfortable furnishings
Host:the host was incredibly attentive and friendly toosuper responsive hosts that made everything easycaroline was a wonderful hostcaroline was very responsive to messages and questions and has a great online guide to bainbridge islandthe host's proactive communication provided everything we needed and the house and location are beautifulRead more reviews
Location:location wise it’s near everything we wanted to seethe location was great and a quick drive to downtownbright beautiful surroundings great locationthe location is quiet and easy to find toothe property is beautiful and is so close to trails on bainbridge island
3. Bright cottage with ocean views (from USD 152)
This cottage has numerous windows and skylights that make the interior as bright as can be. It can accommodate three guests with its queen-sized bed and a twin air mattress. The bathroom is complete with hot water, shampoo, conditioner, body soap, and a hairdryer. Meanwhile, the kitchen is stocked with appliances such as a refrigerator, a microwave, a stove, a kettle, and others.
Guests can use the TV, sound system, books, Wi-Fi, and toys for entertainment. But it’s wishful thinking to expect guests to stay indoors all day when a 2-minute walk can take you to the beach, while it takes only 10 minutes to Battlepoint Park.
Recent Build 900sqft Cottage, Water Views & Sauna!Bainbridge Island, Washington, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:super comfortable with a relaxing viewthere are wonderful heated floors in the bathroomthe kitchen is well equipped and the furniture and bed are very comfortableall the furnishings seem brand new and the bed is so comfortablethis cottage has all you need for a comfortable stay
Cleanliness:it is very clean and well keptthe cottage (and property) is absolutely beautiful super clean and tastefully decoratedher space was beautiful and clean which made the entire stay enjoyable and relaxing for usthe cottage was so clean and there were clear instructions everywherethe place was extremely clean comfortable and is just a short walk down to the beach
Host:rachel was an awesome hostrachel was a great host and very responsivethe host was extremely friendly and had tons of recommendationsrachel is the perfect host- very responsive and attentivethe host was very responsive and provided all information needed before the trip and throughout our stayRead more reviews
Location:great location walking distance to battle point park and into the grand forest for amazing hikeswineries are close by as well as the cute downtown loved every minute of our staygreat beach is walking distance with tons of wildlife to explorethe location was great with quick beach access easy roads to navigate and several parks close bygreat location; quiet and secluded with just a short drive to poulsbo or bainbridge town center
4. Luxurious farmhouse for four (from USD 162)
Step into this stylish home that can house up to four guests. It has a modern kitchen styled with white quartz countertops and a classic farmhouse sink. Apart from its pleasing design, the kitchen is fully equipped with all the kitchenware a guest might need.
Guests can also expect a lot of natural light to flow into the home thanks to the floor-to-ceiling glass doors and skylights. Amenities such as a washing machine, a dryer, bed linens, and an iron are also provided. For entertainment, guests can make use of Wi-Fi and TV. Other amenities such as heating, air conditioning, a coffee maker, and safety appliances can also be found on the property.
Luxury Farmhouse-Style Living in the Heart of BainbridgeBainbridge Island, Washington, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:the air conditioner was extremely useful as i visited during record heatthe temperature was very comfortable thanks to the remote controlled ac unitwe took advantage of the spacious kitchen and enjoyed the sound system and relaxed on the deckthe bed was firm and comfy the shower is lovely and the smart tv and wifi worked wellthe bed is super comfortable
Cleanliness:the place was very clean and had everything we neededjulie’s place is clean comfortable and beautifuljulie has been very thoughtful in the design and the level of cleanliness throughout the house
Host:julie was a wonderful hosthost was completely amazing and very communicativewe felt so at home and julie was a wonderful hostjulie is the perfect host for our week long stayjulie was an excellent host and easy to communicate withRead more reviews
Location:great location for walking around winslowwonderful stay in a great locationgreat location just a quick walk to town and to the ferry terminalwonderful location and such a great kitchenreally wonderful place very close to everything in town
5. Cottage with a garden and pond (from USD 125)
Have a tranquil stay at this cottage with a garden and pond. The house can accommodate two guests and adorns a Moroccan motif hand-picked by the owners. Wake up to the sound of the waterfall and sleep to its calming pitter-patter. Aside from its dreamy design, the garden cottage is also stocked with amenities.
The kitchen is decked out with appliances such as a refrigerator, a microwave, a kettle, a coffee maker, and a toaster. Dishes and silverware can also be found in the dining area. Heating and a ceiling fan are installed in the cottage to welcome guests no matter the season. Guests can also access the backyard for an evening barbecue or chill indoors using the property’s Wi-Fi.
Lovely Bainbridge Island Pond Side CottageBainbridge Island, Washington, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:the cottage is full of thoughtful touches like a bottle of wine and great breakfast snacksthe cottage is cozy and the garden is beautifulwe also appreciated the baked treat on arrival and the breakfast goodiesthe cabin was very comfortable and cozy
Host:hosts really care about the details and hospitalitythe hosts are nice and caringalice is a wonderful hostalice was very kind and very communicativepeople are friendly and helpfulRead more reviews
Location:great location very cozy unique plus everything you would needthe location was about a 20/25 minute walk from downtown we loved our stay heregreat location - walked to downtown bainbridge shops and restaurantsclose to downtown and such a cute cottage with thoughtful touches like a bottle of wine and cookiescute cabin super cozy and welcoming the place is easy to find
6. Cottage by the water (from USD 139)
Have a picturesque stay in this cottage with a vintage interior that can house up to three guests. You can tell the owner took their time to design the place because of its beautiful interiors and exterior equipped with chic furnishings and decor. It also has a full kitchen and safety appliances.
Other amenities include an indoor fireplace, heating, and children’s books and toys. For indoor entertainment, guests can make use of the Wi-Fi and TV available on the property. Bed and bath essentials such as towels, soap, shampoo, and bed linens are also included.
Olympic View Cottage by the WaterBainbridge Island, Washington, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:comfortable garage apartment with a viewthis cottage is incredibly cozy and inspiringbringing more coffee helping me troubleshoot a problem with the heater) and communication was greatthe cottage was very cozy with a beautiful view and it was perfect for a two-person getawaycozy comfortable place with a great view
Cleanliness:very clean and comfortablethe cottage is comfortable and clean and has a rustic charm that really draws you injan has made this a cozy clean attractive place to stay
Host:jan and gregg are great hosts and wonderful peoplethe hosts were great and readily available if we needed anythingthey were very responsive (eoutstanding host they go out of their way to make the place cozyjan is a great host - responsive and very hospitableRead more reviews
Location:absolutely beautiful location and propertya perfect location and great hostsif you’re looking to get away from the busy seattle environment you’ll love the seclusion of this placejan's cottage sits in one of bainbridge island best locationwould definitely recommend this place
7. House crafted from traditional Japanese techniques (from USD 315)
This home handcrafted using traditional Japanese methods offers relaxing views both indoors and outdoors. Have your own expedition within the property and see the variety of trees that the countless birds pay a visit to.
This rental can welcome three guests and has two bedrooms, with a queen bed in one and a single bed in the other. The bathroom is furnished with a bathtub and a hairdryer. Other amenities included are a washer, a dryer, and an iron. The kitchen is decked out with a refrigerator, a microwave, an oven, a rice cooker, and silverware.
Japanese home on 11 private acresBainbridge Island, Washington, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:in addition i had to work during and the wifi was excellent in every room in the househowever we spent most of our time reading and relaxing in the sitting roomwe slept on the futons in the tatami mat tea room which was a nice experience
Cleanliness:what an amazing stay we were so impressed with the house it was super clean and super wonderfulkelly made sure the house was clean and perfect before we got there
Host:kelly was a great hostour host and the owners of the house were very kind informative and helpfulRead more reviews
Location:it was wonderfully quiet here—a great location to stop and reflectgreat place a very unique staybeautiful home amazing place to get awaythis place will blow you away we had 2 nights here and wish it could have been weeks
8. Timber-frame house for five (from USD 133)
This house gets its charm from its timber frame and sustainable build. Guests will be welcomed by gardens, a pond, a hen house, barred owls, and an ancient forest. If this landscape seems like paradise, your opinion is shared by the many rave reviews received by this accommodation.
It can house five guests and has free parking on the premises. For indoor entertainment, guests can make use of the TV and Wi-Fi. Guests who use electric vehicles will be delighted to know that the rental has an EV charger on the property.
Island Timber Frame GuesthouseBainbridge Island, Washington, United StatesSuperhost
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Cleanliness:the place was very clean and spacious with everything you needed to make your stay greatthe cabin itself was clean cozy and stocked with all the essentials needed for a quiet getawaysuch a beautiful and peaceful retreat the property was very clean and super comfortable and had everything we neededwe truly enjoyed our stay love how cozy comfortable welcoming and clean liesl's place is
Host:our hosts were friendly and communicated clearlythe hosts are very nice and accommodating and the kids loved the charming cabinthis is a really wonderful spot woodsy and cozy host is very communicative and flexibleRead more reviews
Location:beautiful location and homegreat location a short drive from hikes and the shorebeautiful home in a great locationthere is a trail close to the house that is fantasticmany hours spent walking and reflecting at the beautiful property
9. Stylish suite with views of Puget Sound (from USD 168)
This modern suite has a stylish design that overlooks the active marine passage of Puget Sound where guests can see ferries, yachts, and some navy vessels all from the comforts of their rented home. The one-bedroom and one-bathroom rental can accommodate two guests.
Once you’ve browsed enough through streaming channels on the HDTV and through your feed using the Wi-Fi, step out into the backyard and have a soak in the hot tub.
25 Steps to Beach & Hot TubBainbridge Island, Washington, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:the facilities/spaces are immaculate all amenities were top notch and in superb conditionthe garden is outstanding the bed is the comfiest and the hot tub has the best viewlocation and view can’t be beat and the cozy modern interiors are joyful too
Cleanliness:so impeccably clean and beautifulsuper clean and well organizedvery clean quiet and comfortableso clean and such a beautiful outdoor spacebed was comfy it was perfectly clean and tastefully decorated
Host:kevin is an excellent hostthe host is very helpful and friendlykevin was very responsive and accommodatingand the hosts are wonderful and accommodatingkevin is an excellent host responsive and informativeRead more reviews
Location:this is a fabulous apartment in a truly gorgeous and iconic pnw locationkevin’s place is beautifully setup and in a great location to explore bainbridge islandkevin's place is truly 25 steps from puget soundthis is a perfect place for a visit to bainbridge
10. Rental with views of Rich Passage
Watch the Bremerton Ferry go by from this waterfront studio apartment that can host two guests. The kitchenette is equipped with a microwave, a mini-fridge, a stove, and a kettle.
Guests can have a cup of coffee by the deck and take in the scenic water views. Like the previous home, this apartment is decorated with countless windows and big bay doors that let plenty of natural light in. The home is a 15-minute drive from Bainbridge Ferry Terminal and a 5-minute drive from Lynnwood Center Village.
Rich Passage GetawayBainbridge Island, Washington, United States
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Amenities & Room:pullout couch very comfortableit also features a unbeatable waterfront view of rich passage from the cozy private balconythe apartment is charming with all amenities required for pleasant stayfantastic view comfortable for a couple nice kitchen and bathroomthe hide-a-bed is absolutely the most comfortable i've ever slept on
Cleanliness:very clean and welcoming apartmentthis beautifully decorated immaculately clean private feeling ample space was a joy to be innice and bright and cleannancy has the place set up well and very cleannancy’s place is as beautiful as pictured clean and located in a residential quiet area
Host:our hosts were wonderfula sign of a great hostamazing nancy is a perfect hostnancy and charlie are the perfect hosts: ready to help when needed but completely respectful of guests' privacynancy was a very responsive hostRead more reviews
Location:close to nice little shopping centerbeautiful studio location and accommodation with nancyit’s in a beautiful location right on the waterthis is a great couples getaway locationthe location was even more restful and breathtaking than anticipated
Portside vacation in Bainbridge Island
Finding the perfect place to stay in a city that’s a portside hotspot can be confusing. Some may want to get the full experience and hear the bustling water traffic, while some may prefer a serene stay surrounded by nature. Regardless of your preference, make sure to acquire a home that’s fit for you. Wait no longer and grab that chance at that trip to Bainbridge Island, Washington.
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