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10 Airbnbs You'll Want To Call Home In Downtown Houston - Updated 2020

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Elsa Marie
Elsa Marie

It may surprise you that Houston is the fourth most populous city in the United States. Beyond its many well-known destinations such as Space Center Houston, the city offers diverse arts and culture as well as an inspired culinary scene. Whether you’re planning a trip for business, baseball, or the everyday excitement and entertainment of Houston, Texas, here are 10 excellent Airbnb accommodations to consider.

1. Tressie's 1920s loft (from USD 95)

Guests rave about the location of Tressie’s loft. You have BBVA Compass Stadium one block away. Minute Maid Park and the Toyota Center are both within walking distance and NRG Stadium is a quick trip on the Metro. With this central location, you’re in for a great view. So once you’re checked in, sprawl out on the king size bed and admire the sight of downtown.

Beautiful Downtown Loft -Walk to GRB!
Houston, Texas, United States
285 reviews
Entire loft 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed was extremely comfortable and the amenities were thoughtful
full kitchen washer/dryer and large bathroom made this choice far superior to a hotel
the kitchen has a cute little tea table and (2) chairs which was perfect for us
there were extra clean linens and towels in the closet; dishes coffee hangers cable wifi shampoo etc
the bed and linens are very comfortable
very clean and homey
very clean and comfortable place
place was clean and set up well
well furnished and clean unit
very clean and super convenient to local venues
host was very responsive
tressie was an amazing host
thank you for hosting us
tressie was a great accommodating host
tressie is a great host and very responsive
great location in downtown houston
perfect location for the convention center and many interesting restaurants and bars in easy walking distance
great place close to minute maid park toyota center and downtown activities
great location and fantastic space
location with great proximity to convention center sporting events bars
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2. Tom's top floor studio loft (from USD 68)

Being on the top floor has its perks, like an unobstructed view of the city and beautiful natural light. During your stay at the loft, you’ll have access to a private parking space, which is a rare commodity during sports games, concerts and other events. With the Metro two blocks away, you’ll be able to reach Houston’s top destinations in no time at all.

Very Cool Loft with City Views
Houston, Texas, United States
296 reviews
Entire loft 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great views and great apartment
the apartment was stylish and the view of downtown was amazing
wifi is strong and the tv has plenty of channels to click through
the apartment is nicely decorated with plenty of supplies in the kitchen and bathroom
pristine and well furnished apartment with some great local tips on where to eat / drink
everything was clean and modern
place was very clean and stylish
extremely clean & neat
still very clean and modern
nice and very clean
tom was a great host
) helpful host & awesome time
tom was by far the best host we have ever had
tom is an extremely responsive host that replies immediately to any questions or concerns
tom is very responsive
great location and great apartment
great location within the city
the location is awesome
awesome place location is perfect
easy access to highway and close to fun things
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3. Tim's Texas loft (from USD 81)

As a guest here you’ll be within walking distance of BBVA Compass Stadium, Toyota Center, George R. Brown Conference Center, Minute Maid Stadium, as well as some excellent restaurant and bar options. Though the location is a highlight, the loft is beautifully decorated with granite countertops, brick walls and concrete floors, so once you’ve settled in, you may not want to leave!

Beautiful Loft - Walking distance to Downtown!
Houston, Texas, United States
268 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed is very comfortable and the flat has all the amenities that create a comfortable stay
the bed is very comfortable and the space is nice and open
great location great space great view and felt super comfortable
both location and the apartment itself were excellent (with a view )
the place was meticulous when i arrived and having a full kitchen is wonderful when traveling
very clean well kept place
the condo is also clean and cozy
place is clean and safe
the apartment was clean and organized
the place is very clean and homey
great place and great hosts
amazing stay very comfortable and a great host
he was very responsive and helpful
the airbnb was great the location the security parking the view the furnishing and hosts were very helpful
great location so close to everything
great location short walk to the stadium
great location and nice space
great location in walking distance to restaurants and bars
great location an easy walk to the convention center and close to a metro rail stop as well
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4. A private room in Amy's charming townhouse

It’s no wonder that Amy is a Superhost when you look at her townhouse. With a private bedroom, bathroom and balcony, guests have ample space to enjoy the space as their own. Located in a quiet, gated community, Amy’s townhouse is in close proximity to all the best that Houston has to offer.

Modern townhome in downtown Houston

5. A private room at Amber's 1920s home

This newly restored 1920s home sits in East Downtown (EaDo), a quick walk, or ride away to all the stadiums and parks. The guest bedroom has a private entrance and bathroom, as well as a loft area for reading and relaxing. At Amber’s house, guests can use the kitchen for coffee and breakfast and can also enjoy the in-room “coffee bar” on the desk.

Private room+bath - walk everywhere

6. Andy's welcoming apartment

At Andy’s apartment, it’s all about ease and convenience. As a guest, you will have access to two pools, the community centre, a movie theatre and a gated garage. The apartment is located next door to Dynamo Stadium - right next door! You couldn’t stay anywhere closer unless you stayed at the stadium itself! What’s more is if you cross the street, you’ll be at Minute Maid Park. It’s all right there.

Downtown loft, 1B/1B - Convention Center 337

7. Shelli's fun and funky studio loft

Shelli’s studio is extremely comfortable and convenient. As a Superhost, Shelli provides just about anything her guests could want to make their stay as enjoyable as possible. Her loft is situated a few blocks from the Convention Center and Minute Maid Park, so if you’re in town for a conference or a game, this location will be perfect for you. The building also offers an old-school gym where you can break a sweat.

Just east of Downtown Houston

8. Chy's apartment with a stunning skyline view

With Chy’s apartment, you’ll have unparalleled views. The full length, east-facing windows allow in the beautiful morning light and the balcony is perfect for an evening with wine. Plan to sit back and enjoy the city sights day or night.

Cosy downtown apt. w/amazing skyline balcony view

9. A private bedroom in Anais' apartment

In this two bedroom apartment, guests have a private bedroom with a walk-in closet, private bathroom and access to common areas (kitchen, living room and balcony). Anais’ apartment also comes with wonderful amenities such as a gym and a swimming pool.

Luxury living in the heart of downtown

10. A private bedroom in Noe's loft

Noe has converted his loft into a multi-room, New York-style apartment. A partition separates the guest bedroom from the common area and walls have been erected to enclose the bathroom area. Guests must be dog lovers since Noe and his partner have a big, beautiful dog (see photo).

New York City-style downtown loft

It's all downtown

We’ve highlighted a variety of downtown Airbnb accommodations, from private rooms to whole lofts in the centre of it all. As a solo traveller, couple, or young family, you’ll find the price, space and amenities you’re looking for with these 10 downtown Houston accommodation options.

Frequently asked questions about the top Airbnbs in Downtown Houston

1. Which are the best Airbnbs with a pool in Houston?

Many Airbnbs in Houston have a pool. For the best options, we recommend booking a stay at one of the following options: i) well-appointed downtown apartment ii) Andy’s welcoming apartment iii) a private bedroom in Anais’ apartment.

2. Which are the best Airbnbs in Houston with nice views?

Several Airbnbs in Houston have nice views. For the Airbnbs with the best views, consider staying at the following options: i) Tressie’s 1920s loft ii) Tom’s top floor studio loft iii) Chy’s apartment with a stunning skyline view.

3. Which is the most luxurious Airbnb in Houston?

Not many luxurious Airbnbs are available in Houston. But if you are keen on staying at a property that has luxurious features and amenities, then your best option would be a private bedroom in Anais’ apartment.

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