10 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Denton, Texas - Updated 2023

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Situated 40 miles (64 kilometers) north of Dallas, Denton is a tiny yet bustling Texas town known for its stellar live music scenes like the Denton Arts and Jazz Festival. Home to two major universities - the University of North Texas and Texas Woman’s University - Denton is infused with a young spirit from the college kids, and a young-at-heart attitude from everyone else. Aside from music, visitors can relish a small-town setting anchored by a stately courthouse residing in the historic town square. If you’re primed to explore Texas’ laidback vibe but you’re not sure where to stay, scroll down to see the best Airbnb vacation rentals in Denton, Texas.

1. Intimate studio apartment for two (from USD 41)

Basic and efficient, this accommodation may be a no-frills affair but the comfort factor is high. Lots of windows create a sunny space and the hardwood floors gleam. The kitchenette boasts everything from a tiny fridge and a handy microwave to an expert skillet and essential small appliances such as a toaster, a nifty blender, and of course a coffee machine. Laundered bed linens and fragrant toiletries are supplied and the closet offers lots of space to stow your belongings. The locale is near fun things to do for the family, the University of North Texas campus, great shopping venues, and tasty eateries.

Full cozy studio/private bath (C)
Denton, Texas, United States
405 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
ac and wifi work great
i always need a good blow dryer and a good iron with steam
wifi was excellent i was able to stream bowl games on my laptop
no tv but enjoyed the complimentary water and body wash
a good night’s rest and nice to have personal bathroom and kitchenette
Cleanliness:
very clean and easy stay
bathroom was super clean as well
the place was very clean and private
great room - clean and convenient
very clean quiet and comfortable
Host:
hosts were very accommodating and super prompt with their responses
friendly hosts with as much or as little interaction as wanted
the hosts are responsive and helpful
host is very responsive and sent great instructions
thank you to great hosts for checking in with us to make sure we had everything we needed
Location:
super cute place in a great location
this is a great location and great price
the apartment is located close to many restaurants shopping and entertainment venues
great location close to unt and a super comfy mattress
great location easy access to 35 unt stadium grocery & restaurants nearby
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2. Cute 1920s carriage house (from USD 81)

Stroll to downtown Denton from this quaint lodging that was once a carriage house. This lodging is replete with homey charm and features a unique layout. The kitchenette has the essentials: a handy microwave, a fridge with a freezer, and a sturdy coffee pot. A fun Murphy bed is found in the main living area and there’s room for an air mattress in the upstairs loft space The neighborhood offers an array of lively bars, aromatic coffee shops, and tasty restaurants within easy walking distance. Complimentary WiFi is available but the signal is spotty. However many of the nearby bars and coffee places provide free WiFi.

Historic Converted Carriage House
Denton, Texas, United States
343 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 3 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
complete with a big tv with apple tv so i could watch all my favorite shows
the murphy bed is comfortable and has ample bedding and pillows
one thing to mention although not a negative is the cooling system is window unit a/c
clean cozy and filled with thoughtful amenities
Cleanliness:
we loved the carriage house it was clean and comfy
everything was clean and i really enjoyed it
clean excellent location and good attention and communication from the host
the bed was comfortable and it was very clean i would stay again for sure
loved erika's place it was very cozy clean and comfortable
Host:
responsive host and easy place to access/use
the hostess and her family were friendly and welcoming
Location:
great location within walking distance to the downtown square
great location just a short walk to downtown
great place that’s located within walking distance of the square
cozy super cute and comfortable loved the location
the location is great not too far from the town square and many dining and shopping options nearby
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3. Large and ultra-modern three-bedroom cottage (from USD 134)

Oozing style from every room is this spacious three-bedroom cottage. This dwelling is complete with major amenities: a convenient washer and dryer, crisp Smart TVs, and speedy WiFi. The kitchen is stellar with top-of-the-line appliances that include an expert Keurig coffee machine with a variety of coffee and tea pods. A great spot to unwind at the end of the day is the roomy backyard equipped with a charming table-and-chair set and twinkling party lights. This cottage is just steps from the University of North Texas campus with easy access to the main freeway.

Charming Stones Throw Cottage walk to UNT!
Denton, Texas, United States
148 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 4 Beds 4 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful decor great backyard and comfortable furniture
they have an iron available which was perfect as we were in town for a wedding
this is an adorable house with all the amenities of home and plenty of room for everyone
super comfortable beds and set up
the furniture was comfortable and the home was spotless
Cleanliness:
very clean lovely toiletries/towels
very clean and great value
really good and clean
very clean with everything you need
nice place clean and well maintained
Host:
lauren is a wonderful host
lauren is a super host
lauren was an excellent host
lauren is a very thoughtful host
wonderful host and beautiful house
Location:
close to town and local areas of interest
it’s in walking distance to campus and the house is so cute
perfect location for attending a unt graduation
the location was perfect for our stay
super location that fit our needs perfectly
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4. Huge three-bedroom house adjacent to lush park (from USD 89)

Boasting a deep-green lawn and pretty flowers, this expansive three-bedroom home is ideal for a large traveling party. Exuding a relaxed atmosphere, this house is fully furnished with a homey ambiance. The nice dining space is just off the well-appointed kitchen and the furniture has a nice lived-in feel. You’ll want to spend all your time in the shaded backyard equipped with a large barbecue grill. There’s also a wonderful park next door. The neighborhood offers lots of fun outdoor activities and guests can reach mouthwatering restaurants and fine shopping venues easily.

Relax & Play, Just A Hop, Skip Away
Denton, Texas, United States
38 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 4 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it is roomy and comfortable and there numerous amenities
we were comfortable eating at the patio table even in the june heat
Cleanliness:
the house was clean and cozy and had the most comfortable beds
susan's place is very clean spacious comfortable and beautiful
home was very clean with lots of extras
we arranged to leave the house once for her to clean and that worked out fine
the house was lovely absolutely spotless
Host:
host was excellent also
susan is an amazing host and she has a beautiful home
susan was a fantastic host would definitely stay again
susan was very helpful and friendly throughout the entire process
susan is an excellent host with an eye for detail
Location:
susan's home is located in a perfect location in north denton close to shopping restaurants and near i35
amazing house and a great location near anything you might need
the location was great and easy to find
located close to campus and many good restaurants
we were easily able to socially distance on neighborhood walks
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5. Gorgeous 1940s cottage in vineyard paradise (from USD 165)

Wine lovers can’t resist this three-bedroom house nestled in a splendid Texas-sized vineyard. Only 1 mile (1.6 kilometers) from Denton’s town square is a world of grape growing and wine tasting. This home is a mix of eclectic decor and comfy furnishings but the star of the property is the 16-vine vineyard in the backyard. Guests are welcome to wine and dine outside or simply relax with a glass of vino next to the toasty fire pit. If you indulge in too much food and drink there’s an expert elliptical machine for a nice workout. Reliable WiFi and an entertaining Apple TV with streaming services are available.

Hidden Vineyard Oasis near Downtown
Denton, Texas, United States
242 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfortable beds cranking a/c units (sweet relief from the scorcher out there ) and sweet touches
the beds were super comfy so we all slept well
house is super old with no central air conditioning
the decorations and furniture make you feel so comfortable
comfortable house and beautiful outdoor space
Cleanliness:
clean and well kept
it was super clean with comfy beds
great cleanliness and superb location
clean and great location
hot water clean linens great backyard
Host:
lovely home with wonderful hosts
the hosts were thoughtful and very accommodating
the owners were very gracious and quick to respond
scott and salley are very thoughtful and thorough hosts
sally and scott were amazing hosts
Location:
easy walk to shopping
there were cute little restaurants and shops within walking distance as well
beautifully decorated close to unt campus
close and easy access to walk or drive to many attractions in denton and surrounding area
this is a cute and spacious house that has a great location
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6. Centrally located and private guesthouse (from USD 89)

This simple yet very comfortable guesthouse offers privacy and a terrific respite at the end of a busy day. The decor and furnishings are a blend of chic excellence and homestyle coziness. One exclusive parking spot is available to guests and the kitchen is nicely equipped with every essential appliance from a handy coffee machine to a convenient dishwasher. There’s also a washer and dryer. Guests have access to speedy WiFi and the TV has a Roku device for Netflix and Hulu. For a change of pace, have a melodic night listening to the collection of LPs on the bygone-era record player.

Idiot's Hill Guest House
Denton, Texas, United States
194 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
furniture and linens are plush and comfortable
very modern chic and private great wifi and tv access
clean and comfortable fun record player coffee lovers dream the hosts thought of everything
Cleanliness:
it is impeccably clean and decorated so beautifully
spacious and very clean
the home was spacious clean and cozy in quiet neighborhood
it was sparkling clean and exceeded our expectations
it’s so comfortable clean and inviting
Host:
ron is amazing host
excellent hosts always ready to help
ron and jenny were truly top notch hosts
the hosts are nice and responsive
they were also very helpful in helping me accommodate my family remotely
Location:
this place is great it’s so cute and the location is amazing
their location near the universities was perfect
we loved the homey style and it was close to the city center and twu
i would absolutely recommend their place and wish to stay there in the future
excellent location clean and very homie
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7. Tranquil one-bedroom guesthouse (from USD 67)

Even though this comfy guesthouse is only a five-minute stroll to the town square, the University of North Texas, a nice variety of delicious eateries, and lively bars, it’s still a slice of serenity. The furniture may be a wide assortment of styles but each piece is comfortable. The cushy queen-sized bed equipped with a soft memory foam mattress allows you to drift off to sleep with ease. The bathroom is updated and gleams with a handsome vanity and a beautiful stained-glass accent window.

Guest House in Historic Downtown Denton
Denton, Texas, United States
164 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the cottage is well decorated with a cozy and serene vibe
it was cozy bed was really comfortable all sorts of great amenities excellent location
Cleanliness:
nick’s place was very clean and nicely decorated
it's very clean and stylish
super clean adorable little guest house
the place was clean
the guest house was super clean
Host:
nick is very kind and accommodating
nick was super responsive and check in was very easy
nick was very responsive and the unit was true to the listing
this home had everything we needed: an attentive host easy directions and quick communication and an excellent location
Location:
perfect location walking distance to the square
location is great
super cute place is a good location
it’s also close to popular entertainment districts
easy to find centrally located and quiet neighborhood in denton
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8. Spacious three-bedroom with plush amenities (from USD 222)

The luxuries are endless at this superb three-bedroom home. Boasting an open floorplan, this house is perfect for large groups: sleeping six persons with ease. Guests can have a raucous time playing air hockey or at the end of the day pamper yourself in the roomy hot tub equipped with a TV for entertainment. The standout feature is the backyard with a professional barbecue grill, a comfy outdoor sitting space, and the star attraction: a soothing outdoor hot tub. This lodging’s locale is only a quick drive to Denton’s town square.

Casa de Primavera
Denton, Texas, United States
126 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 6 Beds 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
very clean cozy and in a great spot
this house was clean comfortable and beyond our expectations
i would highly recommend john’s clean beautifully appointed rental to any traveler
the home was immaculately clean and very well furnished
the house is well maintained clean and felt like home for myself and my family
Host:
the host john was very responsive and helpful any time i reached out to him
john is a great host and has thought about everything you may need
john was very responsive and helpful
great host very good responsive and a great place to stay will definitely be back
a really nice quiet neighborhood john is a really good and quick to respond host 5 stars
Location:
nice quiet neighborhood within a few miles of several restaurants and shopping centers
all in all great place
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9. Adorable loft in historic downtown Denton

Overlooking the lovely town square, this alluring loft is awash in a rich color scheme, stylish furnishings, and nice hardwood floors. Large windows offer lots of natural light and the kitchenette is attractive with crisp, white subway tiles and up-to-date appliances. The sleeping arrangements provide a soft queen-sized bed in the main bedroom space and a full-sized bed can be placed in the loft area. Guests are just moments away from delectable dining, wonderful shopping, and great live music.

The Downtown Denton Experience
Denton, Texas, United States
258 reviews
Entire loft 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great apartment beautiful view of the square
absolutely picture perfect airbnb right in the middle of everything soft sheets and towels cold ac fully functional kitchen
the bed was super comfy and we had everything we needed
Cleanliness:
it was so clean and homey
the apartment is clean and comfortable
comfortable clean convenient classy
absolutely clean and worth the price
i couldn’t believe how clean and lovely the loft was
Host:
she was super responsive when i had questions or needed something
the owners clearly took a lot of care in creating a cozy environment
alyssa was so kind throughout and always quick to respond
alyssa was responsive and accommodating
alyssa is very responsive and helpful as well when i have questions too
Location:
excellent location overlooking the square
walking distance to great little stores and eats
great location right on the square in denton
great location on the square
great place centrally located to everything
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10. Attractive yet compact guesthouse

Dubbed The Treehouse, this cozy one-bedroom guesthouse sets the charm meter off the charts and is a dream accommodation for couples and solo travelers. Tucked away amongst lots of greenery, this abode is comprised of polished wood floors, homey furnishings, and bits of vibrant color. A spacious concrete patio with handsome rattan outdoor furniture is a nice spot to relax with a favorite bottle of wine. This guesthouse is near so much: the historic downtown area, boutique shopping, fine dining, fun nightlife, and more.

The Treehouse on Congress
Denton, Texas, United States
156 reviews
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
cute and very functional kitchen nice comfortable lazy-boy chairs and quiet powerful ac
cozy bed nice thoughtful touches throughout complete with a full kitchen and lots of amenities
it’s a cozy little abode that included many snacks coffee and a wonderful claw foot bath tub
the bathroom is lovely with plenty of towels and amenities
love the bidet and heated toilet seat :-) great communication
Cleanliness:
very clean space
very clean and cozy
nice place - clean and cozy
) the space itself was very clean and stylish
clean cute and great snacks
Host:
we enjoyed the hospitality and thoughtfulness of our hosts
if help is needed the hosts were readily available
cindy was a very nice and responsive host but also respected our privacy
cindy was a gracious host and i look forward to staying here again
cindy is a great host and we would definitely stay here again
Location:
good location in denton
great neighborhood and close to downtown
the location is an easy walk to unt and the denton square
great walking location in denton and very quiet
very well situated in a historical neighborhood at a walking distance to unt the square etc
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Denton's dandy Airbnb vacation rentals

Whether you need a large multi-bedroom house or an intimate studio-style apartment, Denton’s the place to feel welcome and comfortable. To ensure your time is spent in Texas-sized splendor opt for one of these incredible Airbnb vacation rentals.

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