12 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Dayton, Ohio - Updated 2024

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Life is meant for great adventures. So, let the adventure begin in Dayton, Ohio, at one of the best Airbnbs to enjoy your stay in this lively city. As the sixth-largest city in Ohio, Dayton has many exciting attractions from the National Museum of the US Air Force, Cox Arboretum MetroPark to the Boonshoft Museum of Discovery. With various things to do in Dayton for couples, you and your partner will surely have a great romantic experience. To explore all the local sights, restaurants, historical places, and more in Dayton, Airbnb is the accommodation of choice thanks to its reasonable rates, comprehensive amenities for families, and personalised service from friendly hosts. There are RV rentals and hotels with hot tub in Dayton. For a more memorable getaway, however, read on further to discover the best Airbnb vacation rentals in Dayton, Ohio.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on April 08, 2024.

1. Charming bungalow for long-term guests (from USD 75)

This delightful bungalow allows guests to enjoy extended stays with great flexibility. Upon approaching the entrance, one is greeted by a charming front porch that exudes a welcoming ambience. For entertainment, dive into a world of captivating shows with HDTV featuring popular streaming services such as Amazon Prime Video, Apple TV, HBO Max, Hulu, and Netflix.

You can also add a touch of nostalgia to your stay by enjoying music on the record player. The complimentary WiFi and a dedicated workplace are accessible if you need to catch up on work or stay in touch with loved ones. You will feel at ease knowing that free parking is available onsite, providing a convenient and safe location for your vehicle.

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Dayton, Ohio, United States
65 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire bungalow 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
big tv with a comfortable couch
the house is exactly as depicted with great amenities a few snacks provided fully equipped kitchen
comfortable queen bed with sofas big enough for extra sleeping
the living room is perfect for someone like me
the place was very clean and just as advertised
the house was very clean and organized
amazing and immaculately clean home i wanted for nothing during my stay
very clean and has everything you may need
the whole house was so clean check in was easy and scott was very communicative
great host and home :)
the host was quick to respond to questions about the yale smart lock
scott was a fantastic host
the hosts maintain a very pleasant home that had me wanting for nothing more
the decor is pleasing as well and tastefully reflects the hosts artistic personalities
we were located in a nice walking neighborhood close
the location is also ideal
this is a great location - close to everything
good location and very comfortable
exactly as advertised great location
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2. Cosy rental home with an outdoor dining area (from USD 65)

This rental home offers a cosy and comfortable stay within walking distance of the charming Oregon Historic District. The property comes equipped with WiFi connectivity, allowing for seamless web browsing and uninterrupted connectivity. The house offers a comfortable living experience throughout the year, thanks to air-conditioning, ceiling fans, and heating, where you have the flexibility to regulate the temperature as per your preference.

The outdoor dining area is lovely to relish your meals while enjoying the refreshing atmosphere and delightful surroundings. Free street parking is readily accessible, providing a convenient and stress-free location for your vehicle.

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Dayton, Ohio, United States
311 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire cottage 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
cozy and spacious with nice furniture and a comfy bed
kathleen was fantastic in having this cozy quaint house available
comfortable with plenty of room
the place was very clean and cozy
the house overall was very clean and beautiful
it was very nice and clean
it was very clean and check in and check out was easy
the home is clean and well-kept and i love its unique charm
kathleen was a great host
kathleen was a fantastic host and offered great local restaurant recommendations for the area
kathleen was very responsive acomodating polite and had great local recommendations
super cute location and very convenient to restaurant
great place to stay with convenient location
great location perfect for a night in dayton
easy walk to plenty of good spots for food or drinks while being away from a busy street
great house great location incredible hosts
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3. Elegant townhouse with river views (from USD 158)

Make yourself at home in this gorgeous townhouse with awe-inspiring views of the Great Miami River and the serene skyline of downtown Miami. Built in 1883, the vintage home located in a historic district has maintained its magnificent splendour through the ages, yet boasts elegant, modern fittings and furnishings. Able to sleep eleven guests, this spectacular haven has three bedrooms, five beds, one-and-a-half bathrooms, and excellent luxuries. Although it is not a bed and breakfast property in Dayton, you can still prepare delicious meals in the well-equipped kitchen.

Next, head outside for glorious sunshine at the immaculately designed front porch and shared back deck. Perfect for guests who love exploring food trails, there are plenty of restaurants, bars and cafes just steps away from home.

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Dayton, Ohio, United States
575 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire townhouse 5 Beds 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very nice kitchen living room and great a/c
there are plenty of beds even for a large family and lots of natural light and welcoming touches
beds were super comfortable tvs and ceiling fans in the rooms
the place was nicely appointed and the beds were super comfy
great spot lots of space beautiful kitchen and very impressed with the entire space
very clean and tidy
super clean and comfortable
space was very clean and comfortable
the place was very clean and beautiful
clean with everything you need
she was quick to respond to questions and the perfect host
melanie was the perfect host
thank you for being such a gracious host :)
the hosts are super accommodating and you'll feel so comfy
i deeply appreciated the thoughtfulness of the hosts that is clearly apparent throughout the home
the location is peaceful yet close to absolutely everything
wonderful place in a great location
right on the river in downtown this was the perfect location for me to walk to work
this townhouse was the perfect location since it’s close to where we live
the location was perfect and close to downtown bars and restaurants
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4. Perfect getaway guest suite with patio (from USD 39)

Fulfil your dreams for a private hideaway surrounded by lush greens in this stylish guest suite with one bedroom, two queen-sized beds, and one bathroom, that sleeps up to four guests. This cheap Airbnb in Dayton includes modern conveniences, such as a mini-fridge and freezer, microwave, digital TV, leather sofa, and private working space. Soak in the sunshine at the private backyard patio or head across the street to explore local delights at the restaurants, neighbourhood Walmart and Asian supermarket. Being situated five minutes to downtown Dayton means guests are never far from popular places such as the local bowling alley and awesome shopping.

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Dayton, Ohio, United States
205 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
private backyard with a table and chair was nice
beds are very comfortable and bathroom is new with a super shower
great private bedroom bath and sitting room close to kettering medical center
we enjoyed our stay at jennifer's place it was cozy quiet and had everything we needed
clean and quiet
very clean and comfortable beds too
the communication was great and the place was very clean and spacious
it was spotless and comfortable
it was clean and worth what we paid
overall great host :d
the hosts did a nice job on the bathroom
the hosts were quick to respond to questions and check in was easy
jennifer was a great host and was quick to answer any questions i had
it's a good place host is responsive
great place to stay close to dayton
great space and location reasonable price
very close to a great breakfast place the golden nugget
great spot close to downtown very private
jennifer’s place is nice quite and close to downtown dayton
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5. Beautiful modern apartment that's pet-friendly (from USD 63)

There’s room for housebroken small pets at this wonderful apartment with abundant space for families on holiday. Able to sleep up to six guests, this well-appointed unit has one bedroom with a queen-sized bed, second bedroom with double bed and sofa bed in the living area. What’s more, the apartment features an electronic indoor fireplace, well-equipped kitchen, washer and dryer for laundry and living room with games available. With free parking on the premises, guests can explore the array of shopping, restaurants, and entertainment outlets close by.

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Dayton, Ohio, United States
253 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment is clean and kitchen amenities are good
yes the place was clean any amenities you might need was there and the beds were comfy
the apartment was clean and cozy
was clean and enjoyable
the place was very clean and causual
the apartment was very clean and very quiet
it was clean comfortable and roomy
michelle is a great host and provided everything i needed with very quick answers
great place with a great host
we really appreciated the owner's good communications and promptness in answering all of our questions
very thoughtful host she’s amazing
michelle is a wonderful hostess she was quick to answer all of my questions and was very attentive
location is great 75/70 very close along with multiple restaurants and stores
great space and great location
it was conveniently located and was close to several good places to eat with 5 min
this is a great house in a great location
thanks property was perfectly situated in a great location for the weekend soccer tournament
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6. Family-friendly home with private driveway (from USD 81)

Equipped with all the conveniences of modern living, this exceptional home with a lovely facade and lovelier interiors make the stay memorable. The 816 square feet (76 square metres) house provides ample space for up to five guests with two bedrooms, three beds and one bathroom with ready linens and towels. Further, guests enjoy the privacy of the entire home with living room, dining area, free WiFi and access to Netflix movies, well-equipped kitchen and laundry facilities. Home is made sensational with a beautiful porch for relaxing evenings and private driveway for parking.

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Dayton, Ohio, United States
337 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 3 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
bed mattress was very comfortable
shelly's place was comfortable and had all the amenities
great accommodations the house was great with one exception: the sofa bed
for an affordable and comfortable stay book with shelly
the television setup appliances heat and hot water were excellent
clean comfy and excellent communication
the place was clean quiet and cozy
very nice and clean home
clean comfortable quiet and convenient
comfortable and clean
she was a fantastic host and quickly responded to all of my questions
the host was great at communicating everything with me
always love staying at shelly’s great host and great home highly recommend
shelly was very quick to respond to any questions we had and was a very gracious host
great check in procedure and helpful info provided in plain view
great location and great stay
it's in a great location with restaurants and shopping near by
the location is nice and convenient to several restaurants
nice place close to a variety of locations
i would recommend future travelers to check out this location
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7. Delightful two-bedded apartment that's fully furnished (from USD 140)

Understated elegance describes this pristine apartment with two bedrooms that sleep up to four guests comfortably. Sited in the historic St. Annes Hill, the impressive, fully-furnished home within a close-knit neighbourhood features a well-equipped kitchen with stove, refrigerator and dishwasher, laundry facilities, cable TV and internet access.

For added safety, this vacation rental in Dayton is equipped with smoke and carbon monoxide detectors on the premises. Best of all, guests enjoy easy access to downtown restaurants, bars, cafes, theatres and grocery stores located close to home.

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Dayton, Ohio, United States
228 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apt is in a very interesting historical area
the beautiful wood floors and comfy beds made it feel like we weren't traveling
upstairs tv is great
very cool stylish roomy apt
beautiful spot and the bed is super comfy
very clean and spacious rental
very clean and quiet
nice clean place to stay
such a great and clean space great communication
everything was clean and updated inside
great touches by the host
the host was so accommodating and easy to communicate with
lisa is a great host
lisa is a great host
excellent place and fantastic host very kind and responsive would highly recommend to anyone
easy walking distance from everything
super cute house in a great location
really great location in downtown dayton near oregon district
location was quaint and safe
very comfortable and great location
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8. Charming apartment with abundant space

Be impressed by this fully remodelled apartment with original old world charm and modern fittings for contemporary living. Stay comfortably in the one-bedroom apartment with one bed, one bath, fully equipped kitchen, laundry facilities, internet access and spacious surroundings with minimalist decor. What amazes guests are the large windows that welcome in plenty of natural light and retro-styled ambience. Located on the second floor with stairs access, guests park off-street in a safe, private neighbourhood that pays homage to heritage homes. Close by are shopping, dining and entertainment outlets for guests to enjoy the best of Dayton.

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Dayton, Ohio, United States
148 reviews  
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a lot of nice touches like snacks and chocolates great kitchen amenities
wifi worked great and water pressure was excellent in the shower
amazing amount of space kitchen clothes washer etc
comfortable bed coffee in the kitchen couldn’t have asked for a better place to stay
mike’s place was amazingly clean and tidy
the place was sparkling clean too
the space was clean and tidy and very comfortable
it was also very clean
clean cozy and easy to get in and find everything
host was highly responsive
host is extremely responsive
mike was a wonderful host and very responsive
mike and sarah were extremely helpful and accommodating hosts
mike was a great host with clear and prompt communication
great location walking distance from downtown
great location right next to the main strip in the district
this is an amazing location in dayton
it is located in a very safe neighborhood and in a very convenient location
great location easy to find
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9. Cosy bedroom best for solo travellers

Perfect for solo holidaymakers or business travellers, this exclusive private bedroom in a house offers one bed, shared bedroom, free WiFi and cable TV. Guests enjoy access to common areas such as a kitchen for preparing meals, lovely living room, sunny dining room and back patio for relaxing moments outdoors. Longer-staying guests have access to the washer and dryer for laundry. Located in a peaceful environment, the accommodation is close to downtown Dayton, Air National Museum, Wright State University, plus a good choice of restaurants and shopping.

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Dayton, Ohio, United States
247 reviews  
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the value is unmatched amenities were superb and the bedroom was cozy
the room was cozy very well lit and the mattress was comfortable
air conditioning (summer heat ) was excellent
also a very comfortable mattress
the bedroom and bathroom were clean and had all the amenities i needed for a comfortable stay
the room was also very clean and towels were provided
mae's place was very clean and homie
the place is clean quite and check-in is easy
very clean comfortable place to stay i completely recommend it
clean easy to find great value
friendly host and an excellent value
mae was a great host
the host really made sure you had everything you needed
directions from mae were really helpful
mae is a great host
great location -convenient to shopping restaurants and i-70
my stay was wonderful the location could not have been any more convenient when accessing the highway
perfect place to stay when traveling and need to break up the trip
if in dayton i certainly recommend this location for your stay
location and value is convenient for people on the road—right off the highway
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10. Elegantly designed home in a quiet suburb

Bask in the tranquillity of a cosy and comfortable home with a lovely front garden located in a peaceful neighbourhood. The elegantly styled home sleeps up to six guests and has one bedroom with a king-sized bed, second bedroom with a queen-sized bed, and one-and-a-half bathrooms. An added perk is the indoor fireplace for romantic evenings after enjoying a meal prepared in the functional kitchen. Coupled with lush interiors, free WiFi and free parking on the premises, guests may just opt to stay indoors all day. Not far from home is the Hills & Dales park, community golf course, good choice of restaurants and Walmart for all your shopping needs.

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Dayton, Ohio, United States
136 reviews  
Entire house 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
katelyn's house has all of the amenities you need for a comfortable stay
the a/c was nice and cold and the house was so comfortable
favorite feature: the ridiculously comfortable memory foam king sized bed (with cooling layer)
very homey clean great amenities comfortable bed nice kitchen and most of all: pet friendly
the beds were very comfortable
very clean and good value
clean tidy and homey
place is sparkling clean and modern
kate kept the house very clean
very clean and updated will stay again
katelyn is a super host
friendly & helpful hosts
great place and katelyn was a great host
plenty of room great value super responsive host
katelyn was an amazing host and i'm so incredibly glad i chose to stay here
great location from downtown
very cute bungalow close to so many things
katelyn’s place is a cute house located close to everything
very nice house handy location
katelyns place is a cute quaint house
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11. Brilliant bungalow with comfortable furnishings

Be inspired by a Bohemian-styled bungalow with classic interiors that keeps guests cosy and comfortable. The charming abode has two bedrooms, two beds, one and a half bathrooms and sleeps up to three guests. For guest’s convenience, there’s a functional kitchen, free WiFi, laptop-friendly workspace and free parking on the premises. Sited in a safe and serene neighbourhood, guests are impressed by its good locale close to upscale shopping malls, University of Dayton, Wright State University, medical centres and convenient amenities.

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Dayton, Ohio, United States
82 reviews  
Entire house 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
loved stephanie’s place; clean quiet amenities like hair dryer iron ironing board emergency snacks coffee and coffee maker
great selection of kitchen amenities
we also appreciated the ac and ceiling fans as it was a warm weekend
great place to stay very comfortable space
very clean and had little extras here and there
very clean convenient omfortable informative
nice and clean with quick communication from the owner
it is cozy impeccably clean and up to date
the place was very clean the bed very comfortable and the shower was wonderful
stephanie was a wonderful host kind and responsive
stephanie was an excellent host and responded very quickly
stephanie was very responsive about trying to resolve the problem
stephanie was a great host she was quick to communicate and make sure everything was ok for our stay
stephanie was quick to respond and very friendly
located in a quiet neighborhood with easy access to major roads
definitely a suphost location
nice quiet area close to other places
the location was great for going to destinations in dayton as well as springfield
beautiful place quiet neighborhood good location easy check in
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12. Stylish and spacious home in historic district

Escape to serenity at this stylish gem of a home located in a friendly neighbourhood within a historic district. Designed with modern features such as keyless entry for easy access, well-decorated interiors, bathroom with a rainfall showerhead, the lovely home has two bedrooms, two beds and sleeps up to five guests. The home was built in 1885 but exudes urbanity with an outdoor seating area with gas fire pit, in a private backyard for guests to enjoy the sunshine or starry skies. Its central location means plenty of conveniences such as dining, entertainment and shopping outlets that are close to home.

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Dayton, Ohio, United States
294 reviews  
Entire house 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we loved the kitchen bathroom and living room
great space amazing bathroom i actually miss that shower
super clean and nice
the space was very clean and charming
stylish clean space on a quiet street
great place to stay very clean and modern
great place in dayton very clean and comfortable
such a great home and kind host thanks clinton for the awesome hospitality
clinton was a great host
host has quick response and very pleasant to work with
clinton was a great host
the place is great and the host is awesome
super close to university of dayton
great place close to mvh
great place close to downtown
great location and beautiful house
great place close to everything
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Make your holiday in Dayton truly delightful

Exploring new places always brings more passion to your life. So, ignite that wanderlust and wander around to find the best Airbnb in Dayton, Ohio. Don’t deny yourself the promise of an authentic experience in an awesome destination that’s aptly named the “Gem City” for its rich historical treasures and popular festivals. Moreover, if you want a serene getaway nearby, cabin rentals near Dayton are available.

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