10 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Dunkirk, New York

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Being the westernmost city in the state of New York, Dunkirk is too far from the famous city that never sleeps, but close to other attractions in its neighboring cities. It has Lake Erie on the north which is a must-see in this part of New York. Additionally, Dunkirk is one of the only two cities in Chautauqua County. It is rich in history, having been incorporated in 1837. This city’s culture is also to be noted as it has annual festivals and events. If you come to this city, you can find many options, especially if you want to stay near the lake. Depending on your group size and budget, feel free to browse which place suits you best. Keep on reading to discover the best Airbnb vacation rentals in Dunkirk, New York.

1. Private suite in a beachfront house (from USD 270)

If you can’t get enough of the beach, staying in a room with beachfront access sounds very appealing. Here, you have access to a private entrance to your suite. Five guests can stay comfortably in this rental. A high-speed Wi-Fi connection, a 55-inch LED television and access to a balcony with a nice view of the lake are also provided here. Aside from the cozy apartment stay, it also offers you free use of paddle boat and board, and kayak anytime you want to spend the day on the beach.

Lake Erie Beachfront 1Br/1Ba apt w. Balcony
Dunkirk, New York, United States
8 reviews
Entire guest suite 4 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful views and comfortable accommodations
i never realized how lame my shower is until i used the one in this place
both the bedrooms are large and comfortable and there is a very large closet in one of them
the beds are cozy clean and warm all appliances were modern and up to date
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2. Vibrant-colored vintage beach house (from USD 185)

This home with a lively ambiance complements Cedar Beach, which is located nearby. If you are looking for fun and comfort, this is the ideal place. Its rustic Victorian design includes plenty of windows so that air and light can get through. Three bedrooms allow enough space for a total of six guests. It has a backyard with a gas grill, so feel free to have some barbecue. You can go walking or biking to see the nearby attractions.

Cedar Beach House on Lake Erie
Dunkirk, New York, United States
41 reviews
Entire house 3 Beds 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the kids were especially pleased with the fast internet and big tv
clean quiet cool with a/c back yard grill and deck were perfect so peaceful here
the house is comfortable warm and welcoming
home was clean beds were comfortable and great view of the lake right from the living room
Cleanliness:
house was clean and comfortable
eclectic vintage vibe very clean
the house was very clean and it felt like home
Host:
she was a great host we would definitely rent this home again
deb was a great host and answered all our questions very fast
super warm and welcoming home with a great owner who will respond to your every need
deb was very kind and made us feel totally welcome and comfortable
it was perfect finally deb was super hospitable
Location:
the location is right next to a beach and walking distance to the lighthouse attraction and a park
point gratiot park and lighthouse was within walking distance with bike trails safe for children
downtown fredonia was very nice and close drive 10 minutes
deb’s house was in a great location very close to the marina and all the local businesses
it has a great location is beautifully decorated and very clean
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3. A room in a Victorian-era home (from USD 45)

If you are traveling with only a companion, this room is for you. This bedroom can accommodate up to two guests. While you can only rent the room, you still have access to the other parts of this classy home. You can use the living and dining rooms, and you may also do your laundry during your stay. During your stay, expect to share the house with the host and a few roommates. Make it an opportunity for you to meet new people on this side of New York.

Victorian Charm on the Corner
Dunkirk, New York, United States
43 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
you will get a folder with all the information that you need great room and a quite place
the room offered is lovely with the shared full bathroom down the hall plus another full bathroom downstairs
lenore's space was just perfect cozy and luxurious
the bed is comfortable the room is cozy
Cleanliness:
a cozy clean and comfortable stay
great with communication the house is clean even with the several cats and their sweet puppy dog
beautiful house clean and comfortable accommodations
lenore’s place was a very clean and beautifully kept historic house
the bed was wonderful towels very plush and the room was neat and clean
Host:
beautiful home with welcoming hosts
great host easy check in
lovely hosts who give you your space but are more than willing to socialize if you'd like
what a wonderful kind couple
lenore and nick are wonderful hosts
Location:
we love this house the location is amazing
i wish i could have spent more time in the area and at this location
a great house that is close to most everything dunkirk has to offer
what a pleasure to revisit my hometown and be so close to home
wonderful city walks with my dogs too
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4. House on a beach for a bigger group of guests (from USD 169)

This house can host up to a maximum of eight people, so feel free to bring along a few good companions during your stay and enjoy the beach with. You just need to walk out the door to see Cedar Beach. Even if you don’t go out, you can still witness the view of the nearby beach from inside the house. There are three bedrooms and two bathrooms available for you to use. There is a yard with a barbecue grill where you can hang out over food after a day on the beach.

House On Cedar Beach
Dunkirk, New York, United States
104 reviews
Entire house 8 Beds 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the air conditioners did a great job of keeping the house cool and comfortable
beautiful view of the lake the house is comfortable and well-decorated with lots of spaces for sleeping
the kitchen has all the utensils and supplies to cook which is something we truly appreciated
nice place warm and comfortable surroundings
nice big kitchen with ample room and seating
Cleanliness:
very clean and nicely decorated
very clean and everything we needed
comfortable bedding and sparkling clean
the beds were comfortable and everything was clean and updated
recently updated and kept very clean
Host:
wonderful owners also
it is an awesome home and an even better host
kathleen is a gracious host
hosts were wonderful highly recommend this property
great place in a great town kathleen was a great host with exceptional hospitality
Location:
location was the best
wonderful location punctuated by extremely thoughtful touches
great house in a great location
it is a lovely location
this house is in a great location
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5. Traditional house in a quiet neighborhood (from USD 90)

If you want to stay in a peaceful place yet not too far from the shopping areas and restaurants, you may consider staying in this little house. Good for four guests, this cute home is suitable to host a small group. The living area has recliner chairs perfect for lounging on a lazy day. This house and the neighborhood are also family-friendly. Parties are strictly not allowed during your stay.

Cozy 2 BR 1 BA home in a nice quiet neighborhood
Dunkirk, New York, United States
77 reviews
Entire house 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the wifi is great and the roku tvs had nice streaming options
coffee supplies and toiletries were available and the bed was extremely comfortable
it had everything we could possibly have wanted/needed and the bed and furnishings were very comfortable
we appreciated the well-stocked kitchen
plus we enjoyed the unique touches like the roku tvs and the window in the shower
Cleanliness:
dorothy's place is very clean and cozy
clean comfy recliners updated kitchen lovely outdoor spaces
place is amazing and clean
very nice clean and cozy place
outstanding place super clean lots of space
Host:
beautiful home and kind host
would definitely return host was accommodating about check-in time as well
dorothy was a great host accommodating and responsive
the host communication was prompt and friendly
very friendly people to deal with
Location:
location perfect close to everything cute house with everything we needed
accommodating wonderful location close to everything
nice location close to the highway and on a quiet street
the location is especially fantastic for visiting the local college
this place was amazing close to lake erie and a nice neighborhood will stay again
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6. Fancy home blocks away from the beach (from USD 113)

Even if this house is quite old, it is well-maintained and clean. The furniture and appliances are in mint condition. This home can accommodate a total of six people, and it is suitable for any type of guests, even those traveling with their family and children. This is also located only two blocks away from the nearest beach. You are free to hang out in the private backyard, though bonfires are not allowed.

"Close to the Lake" House
Dunkirk, New York, United States
127 reviews
Entire house 6 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the beds were super comfy
it was so comfortable and had a relaxing touch with the decorating
beds were comfortable as well
Cleanliness:
very clean and well appointed
super clean and comfortable
clean great communication very responsive great value
nice clean and spacious
the house was clean and well maintained
Host:
the hosts are outstanding
mike and katy are amazing hosts
mike and katy are wonderful hosts and we really enjoyed our visit
mike was so super helpful and generous as a host
mike and katy were very friendly and quick with answering any questions i had
Location:
great location and cozy house
perfect spot with stores right around the corner if you need anything
lovely place central to silver creek dunkirk and fredonia
short walk to a nice beach with a restaurant we loved biking/running along the lake
it the cutest close-to-the-lake house with everything you need to have a relaxing stay on lake erie
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7. An apartment in a welcoming home (from USD 49)

At this rental, you have a host that respects your privacy. Here, you have access to the two-bedroom apartment on the upper story of the house. A total of four guests can stay here. You can use the backyard should you need space outdoors. This is a great place to stay if you plan on visiting Lake Erie or on having a tour of Chautauqua County.

Central Ave Special
Dunkirk, New York, United States
10 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a beautiful home cozy beds easy check in and just minutes from lake erie great experience
Cleanliness:
this apartment was clean comfortable and quiet
i loved the apartment it was very clean and cozy
all the rooms very clean and well kept
very convenient and very clean very spacious in size
great space for the price very clean
Host:
marybeth was a great host
the host immediately responds to calls if help is needed
marybeth was a great communicator quick and helpful in reaching out and replying to messages
Location:
good location in older area of town
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8. A two-story home for a group of four (from USD 97)

This vintage house built in 1925 is very cozy. It may look old on the outside, but its interior is modern and well-maintained. Here, guests have access to both the lower and upper levels of the house. There are two bedrooms that can fit two people each. Unfortunately, this house may not be suitable for you if you are staying with guests who might need wheelchair access, or if you are traveling with dogs as the host does not allow them.

Cozy getaway
Dunkirk, New York, United States
43 reviews
Entire house 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
cute and comfortable house with all the amenities you need
beautifully appointed home good location i missed the part about air but the fans were nice touch
beds were very comfortable as well
Cleanliness:
it was clean and charming
expect cleanliness communication and amazing amenities
laurie’s place was nice clean and cozy
it is neat clean and in a nice location
i really love the location and the cleanliness of the space
Host:
laurie was an amazing host
host very easy to work with
the owner has a pet and the pet has definitely been in the house
laurie is a great host very responsive and very easy to work with
Location:
great location close to the lake
it's also close to many local area attractions
perfect place to stay close to the hospital in a nice little neighborhood
it was a great place and very close to fun things in the area
couldn't be located in a better place; minutes from everywhere you want to go especially the beach
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9. The lower level of an apartment a few walks from the harbor (from USD 90)

This flat is located in a very strategic spot. It has the access to the main road and is also a few minutes of walk to the beach and harbor. You have access to the ground floor, which can accommodate up to three guests. Should you need more space, you may also rent the second floor. You may use the kitchen if you want to cook. Feel free to hang out on the porch and the backyard during your stay.

All about the Lake (updated 2020)
Dunkirk, New York, United States
40 reviews
Entire apartment 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
the space was clean and comfortable
place is very clean and clean comfortable
it's clean and quiet
the apartment was super clean and beds were very comfortable
michelle was so friendly and quick to respond the place was very clean and well stocked
Host:
michelle was a great host
michelle was an amazing host
michelle was a fantastic host in every sense
michelle was a great host and very responsive even though she was out of town herself
michelle was a thoughtful host
Location:
the location is perfect
clean close to downtown dunkirk and located not far from suny fredonia
the neighborhood is very quiet and safe
this place is really cute very clean within walking distance to the lake and very reasonably priced
if you are looking for a cute quiet getaway this is a great choice
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10. A cute cabin with a lake view (from USD 142)

If you are traveling solo or in two, this cabin is one of the good choices you have. It has a bedroom with a double bed. There is a sofa bed in the living room in case each guest needs more space. You can cook in the kitchen if you want. The bathroom is newly updated, too. There is a television and Wi-Fi connection for your entertainment. Its large windows allow light to come in during the daytime. A full view of the lake can also be seen from the house.

Cedar Beach Cottage on Lake Erie
Dunkirk, New York, United States
57 reviews
Entire cottage 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we'd recommend this comfortable cottage to anyone looking for a weekend getaway
cute little cottage with a nice bathroom and beautiful view
it's comfortable for 2 adults at most
everything we needed for us and comfortable for our dogs
Cleanliness:
the place was very clean and i would highly recommend
quiet clean & stocked with anyting you may need
pets are welcome and that's awesome it's super clean well decorated
this is a cozy and clean cottage with such a comfortable bed i will definely stay here again
clean everything you need is there we actually packed stuff we did not need
Host:
deb was a lovely host
a host that cares that you are happy
highly recommended deb is the perfect host
deb was really nice and welcomed us friendly
deb is a great host would definitely stay here again
Location:
great location and super cute and comfortable
comfortable accommodations in a great location
located in a nice quiet neighborhood
it's close to a fabulous public park that has stairs down to a beach on lake erie
good location in a great little town dunkirk is a special place
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Enjoy a day at the lake

While in Dunkirk, make the most of being able to stay so close to Lake Erie. If you are lucky, you may witness some events that the town organizes near the lake. Though, on a normal day, it is always nice to feel the fresh breeze while walking on the shore.

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