Erie in Pennsylvania is one of the most underrated locations in America, it’s situated near the peninsula. Presque Isle State Park gives its guests and locals plenty of opportunities for outdoor water activities such as swimming, biking, sailing, hiking, and a whole lot more. Since many tourists frequent Erie for their many activities, accommodations such as lakefront hotels and RV rentals are always available to take you in. We also recommend some of the best vacation homes to choose from when visiting this underrated location. Here are our top Airbnb vacation rentals in Erie, Pennsylvania where you can stay on your holiday.
This beautiful vacation rental is located on the bluff overlooking Presque Isle State Park and the bay, providing guests an unobstructed view of the beautiful surroundings. It’s also conveniently located about five minutes on foot to both the waterfront and downtown area, ensuring quick access to restaurants, shops, and other attractions and activities.
This property is well-maintained and stylishly designed. It comes with three bedrooms with queen beds to sleep up to five people. The living room is furnished with comfy seats, and the full kitchen is loaded with modern appliances for trouble-free cooking.
Bird's eye views from the bluffErie, Pennsylvania, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe beds are comfortable and the kitchen is completethe beds were very comfortableeverything was perfect from the location to the very comfortable beds and the coffee/tea nice touchextremely clean and organizedalso very cleanthe place was super clean and well decoratedthe house was very clean and welcomingthe house is very clean and nicely updated
Host:david was very accommodating to us and we very much appreciated his hospitalitydavid was friendly and always responded quicklyhost were very accommodating and communication was greatdavid and nancy are 2 of the most gracious hosts you will ever findeveryone that walked by as we were sitting outside was very friendlyRead more reviewsperfect house at a great locationand so close to local attractionsthis is a beautiful and immaculate house in a wonderful locationperfect location to enjoy all that erie has to offer for our end of summer getawaythe location was perfect and we loved the walkway along the bluff
Have you been wanting to visit downtown Erie while staying in a vacation home nearby? This property is perfect for you! It’s a three-bedroom house that’s only five minutes away from all the Erie hotspots. Aside from the necessary conveniences that it offers, it also has a backyard equipped with a propane fire pit table, perfect for that bonding time with friends and family. The owner of this space has a golden retriever dog named Sadie; feel free to give this buddy cuddles and some lovin’ for a more enjoyable stay.
3 Bedroom house 5 minutes from Presque IsleErie, Pennsylvania, United States
Top guest reviewshuge tv in living roomowner must be an engineer - neat coffee table entertainment center etcvery clean comfortable and quietit was very clean and well maintainedthe house was so clean comfortable and cutevery clean and accommodating place to stay 10/10 would definitely recommended’s place was wonderful very clean and with great amenities
Host:ed was a great hosted responded quickly and was quite helpful responding to a couple questions prior to bookinghe was easy to reach and very accommodating as we brought our 2 dogs with usall made from train parts owner did a lovely renovation of a classic erie homeRead more reviewsnice house in a great locationthis place was perfect for a weekend near the lakeed's place was perfected’s place was great - extremely clean and in a perfect location close to everything
Looking for that perfect vacation home for you and your special someone? This couples’ cottage in Erie is what you have been looking for! You might be on an anniversary, a birthday, or a long-overdue romantic getaway–whatever you’re celebrating, this is the perfect property to come home to. Staying here gives you a view of Lake Erie so you can also watch the sunset with your love. If you’re not traveling with a romantic partner, this space is also highly recommended for anyone who needs to unwind and get a breather.
The Couple's CottageErie, Pennsylvania, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe cottage was cute and cozy with all the amenities you need for a relaxing weekendthe breakfast was amazing we didn’t want to leaveit is very clean and has beautiful beach decorthis cottage was super clean very private and relaxing
Host:the host is lovelythe host is very kind and welcomingthe owner joan is wonderfuljoan was our host & she was absolutely amazingjoan is a wonderful host tooRead more reviewsthe location had the best of both worldsthe location is perfect to everything you would needexcellent location and space for a relaxing getawayperfect little get away placefeels like you're at the beach highly recommend this place
Ideally located right between the bay and the downtown area, Bay Blue House offers guests convenient access to dining, shopping, entertainment, and other downtown attractions. The beautiful bay views and fun outdoor activities, on the other hand, are on the other side just a couple of blocks away. This home rental also ensures a relaxing stay as it’s filled with amenities like heating and cooling, TV, W-Fi, and a fully stocked kitchen among many others.
The Bay Blue House in West Bayfront Downtown ErieErie, Pennsylvania, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsbeds were very comfortableclean quiet and good communicationclean comfortable & well stockedvery clean with clear instructions and good communicationnick’s place was clean and cozy place to stayexceptionally clean updated good location
Host:family & young children friendly homeneighbors were very nice and host was also very niceRead more reviewsgreat location short drive to presque isle and walking distance to convention center and downtownnice location if you love the water close to quite a bitgreat location right next to the lakefantastic stay cozy and close to everythinggreat place very close to everything and super convenient
This charming tiny house offers a snug alternative to usual home rentals in the area. Despite its small framework, the house has enough space to sleep up to two comfortably, perfect for solo travelers and couples on a romantic getaway. It also features home essentials such as air-conditioning, heating, fully stocked kitchen, Wi-Fi, and even a dedicated workspace if you’re here for business. And thanks to its location, getting to the beach and other Erie attractions is a breeze.
Bitty Bungalow - Curious about tiny house living?Erie, Pennsylvania, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsbeautiful space and comfortablehighly recommend this house while it may be tiny it had everything needful of a comfortable stayvery clean and comfy for my staythe house was clean and comfortable for twovery neat and cleana great time all around very clean and homelyclean safe great communication with the host
Host:claudine is a great hostour host claudine was so helpful and responsive to our questionshost is easy to contact and responsiveclaudine was very responsive and a wonderful host always willing to meet our needsit was amazing experience and it hoping to do it again nice owner good communicationRead more reviewscute place in a great locationlocated in a nice neighborhood with off street parking and close to everythingclose to lots of attractionsperfect tiny house great location close to presque isle park a must seestayed a week excellent location and comfortable
It’s simple, clean, and centrally located near top Erie attractions—this is what this home rental is all about. This second-floor apartment is also filled with amenities like cooling and heating, washer and dryer, Wi-Fi, and a well equipped kitchen to ensure up to four guests optimal comfort and convenience. Best of all, bay and downtown attractions can easily be reached by foot. Enjoy your Erie trip in total comfort in this conveniently located home rental.
Bayfront apt near downtown/waterErie, Pennsylvania, United States
Top guest reviewscozy place great view lots of thoughtful amenitiesthe apartment was comfy with a wonderful view from the deckthe a/c worked greatnice second floor apartment with a great view of the lakethe window air conditioner is perfect as it can get a little warm in the upstairs apartmentclean and quiet placeit was very clean and well maintainedit was clean quiet comfortableand it was so clean when we got therecommunication was great and the apartment was clean with great amenities
Host:christopher is great hostchristopher was a great host and this place was awesomechristopher is a terrific hostgreat host and everything was taken care ofhost was very helpful and quick to respondRead more reviewswonderful location; you can walk to everythinggreat location close to everythingthe cutest apartment in the best locationthe loaction is great and a short walk to restaurants and bars in the areagreat location if you're headed to presque isle
If you’re looking for a comfy accommodation on your next Erie trip, check this rental out. This one-bedroom apartment can sleep two guests. It features home essentials like heating and cooling, TV, Wi-Fi, fridge, microwave, stove, cooking and dining basics, washer/dryer, well-stocked bath, and a cozy queen bed. The location is perfect for travelers as it’s close to different points of interests in the city including Millcreek Mall and the bay.
One bed ap 2 min from St Vincent hosp no Locals plSuperhost
Top guest reviewslovely and modern apartment with comfy furniture and nicely decoratedvery cozy thoughtful amenities and almost every basic thing you need for your stayit's spread out with nicely sized roomsvery clean apartment comfortable furniture and plenty of space to relaxthe unit is comfortable and stocked with all the necessities plus somevery clean and comfortableeverything was very cleanclean and nice place to livevery clean and would recommend to anyonevery clean easy to find
Host:the host sabira was kindsabira is an excellent hostowner was very responsive to everythingsabira is a great host and has some good recommendationsnice place host was really flexible and helpfulRead more reviewslocation is perfect to and close to everythinggreat place close to everythingawesome place in a perfect locationa beautiful place a hidden gem close to the citygreat location and very comfortable apartment would recommend
Nestled in the heart of Erie, this stylish home rental is just within minutes to different points of interest in the city. Presque Isle State Park where you can enjoy various outdoor recreational activities, for instance, is just five minutes’ drive away. Many dining and shopping options are just within walking distance. The house has four bedrooms and can sleep eight. Amenities like a full kitchen, Wi-Fi, Roku TVs, and more ensure comfort and convenience.
❣ A Sunny & Stylish 4BR near Presque Isle w/ WiFiErie, Pennsylvania, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsgood wifi strong air conditioning easy parkingit is extremely comfortable great amenities and all around excellentit was clean and well stockedthe house was so clean and freshthe house was clean and very stylisheverything was exceptionally clean and i loved all of the vintage decorthe house was impeccably clean easy to find and beautifully decorated
Host:host is super helpfulthe owners did a great job of restoring the homesarah was a wonderful host and had so many great recommendationshosts are outstandingsarah was very responsive and helpfulRead more reviewsthe location was perfectterrific location to presque isle parkgreat location for visit to presque state parkbest little walk to avantis dinerhouse was well organized and great location
This vacation rental offers a clean spacious interior that can accommodate up to five. It’s fitted with new appliances like a flat-screen TV, fridge, microwave, A/C, and Wi-Fi among many others to ensure guest comfort and convenience. Restaurants, bars, grocery stores, and other commercial establishments are within walking distance. For entertainment and recreational activities, Presque Isle State Park, casino, and a mall are less than ten minutes’ drive away. Make your Erie trip more memorable in this stylish home rental.
Summer Suite 1 mile to beaches.Erie, Pennsylvania, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe patio area was great and apartment was very bright and cozythe beds were wonderful memory foamvery clean and spaciousvery clean and cozywas very clean and had a great atmospherelarge very clean quiet very convenient locationclean comfortable stylish luxurious fixtures/finishing touches -- loved the lighting and beautiful marble countertop
Host:jenny was very responsive and helpfuljenny is a great host and we will definitely be staying here againhosts were quick to respond and very friendlyjenny was very responsive and the accommodations equaled our expectations and matched the picturespet friendly is a huge plusRead more reviewsgreat location- very close to presque isleperfect location for a quick trip to presque islegreat place not within walking distance of the beach but very very closelocation of rental is great to get to everythingvery close to local malls and restaurants as well as the beach
Great for family trips, this home rental offers a comfortable and convenient accommodation for your next Erie adventure. It can sleep up to seven and features modern home essentials like a full kitchen, air-conditioning, heating, W-Fi, cable TV, and more. What’s even greater about this rental is that the downtown area, Presque Isle, Erie Zoo, Waldameer Park, and other attractions area all just a short drive away.
3 bedroom ERIE-sistable homeErie, Pennsylvania, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsloved the reclining living room couchpack n play high chair and activity table with crayons are all availablethe beds were very comfortablevery clean and accommodating housevery clean and costvery nice and clean homegreat place to stay very clean and comfortablegreat place to stay spacious and extremely clean/well kept
Host:very comfortable and sharon was an excellent hostsharon is also wonderful and very responsivesharon was very accommodating and get place was lovelysharon was a wonderful host and had great communicationsuper good host 10/10 would recommend :)Read more reviewsgreat spot very close to mercyhurstgreat location with lots of good food options nearbyclose to many great eats and so much to dogreat place - conveniently located super cleanawesome house located close to everything and great communication between host
This fully remodeled minimalist home is perfect for families and friends with a maximum of five members. It’s a one-level home that has two bedrooms, four beds, and a gas grill by the backyard perfect for some barbecue making! This home is also located to main sights such as the beach, casino, and shopping malls. Even if this home is close to hotspots, it’s still situated in a quiet and peaceful neighborhood so you don’t need to worry about getting away from the hustle and bustle.
Pineapple Sweet! 1/2 mile to Presque IsleSuperhost
Top guest reviewsappreciated all the amenities in the kitchenthe couch and all of the beds were extremely comfortableupdated with features that will enhance your stay such as beauty mirror and usb ports on lampsthe master bed room bed was one of the most comfortable mattresses i have ever slept onthe beds were so comfortablevery clean and comfortable spotwell decorated and clean rentalclean and had everything i neededit was very clean and nicely decorated with pineapplesthe place was sparkling clean comfortable and as advertised
Host:jenny was very responsive to our questionsjenny is very helpfuljenny was very responsive and helpfuljenny was very patient and helpful with needing an early check inamazing house amazing location amazing host i had no issues finding the place or getting into the placeRead more reviewsthe location is also goodthe location is close to everything we were interested incute space - very close to presque islethe location of this house was ideal for trips to waldameer and presque islegreat stylish place that is close to the park
Experience a play on color by staying at this mid-century modern Home! It’s a one-of-a-kind vacation home that looks like a house from a fantasy movie. Its walls have different colors and it has a beautiful lawn that you can walk around in when you want a bit of sunlight and a close-encounter with nature. It has plenty of space—it can accommodate up to eight guests! This is the place to be if you want something new and refreshing to spice up your vacation in Erie.
Sprawling Mid Century Whole House. Sleeps 8.Erie, Pennsylvania, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsawesome house very artsy and stylish lots of room for guests and fun amenities and lounge spacethe decor is so original and nearly every room has an incredible view of the gorgeous landscape/garden outsidethe beds were very comfortableeverything was just perfect from the linens and towels to the fully stocked kitchenwe especially enjoyed the hummingbird feeders while eating breakfast outsideit's very clean and looks even better in person than the picturesthe place is super stylish and very cleanthe house is clean and has lots of space to spread outwhat a wonderful home it was clean welcoming and spacious
Host:rachel & ben were fabulous hostsshe is a wonderful host thinks of everythingben and rachel were kind and attentive to our needshosts are excellent communicatorsrachel was a super host with lighting fast communicationsRead more reviewsgreat location uber friendly and close to many restaurantsit is a great location a very big housesprawling layout zen surroundings gorgeous artwork on top of being a quiet centrally located airbnbbeautiful home in a convenient location would love to stay there againit’s also in the perfect location to explore everything erie has to offer
Surrounded with lush wilderness and Lake Erie, this summer home is the true definition of unwinding and relaxation. It’s a large property with geothermal heating and 50 solar panels that will give you no room for electricity shortage. It’s been recently refurbished and redecorated with a minimalist touch for guests to feast their eyes on. This is highly recommended for big groups because this home can accommodate up to 20 people! Have those movie nights and shared dining experiences at this large and beautiful estate.
Bear Ridge EstateClymer, New York, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsbeautiful house with plenty of room even for multi-family accomodationsthe house was very clean and neatthe place was beautiful peaceful fun clean and extremely comfortable and spaciousit is a spacious clean house with great places to gather and connect with those you are traveling with
Host:sheldon was a great hostbeautiful place with excellent hostshad such a fun time great host provided us with everything we needed and then somesheldon is a fantastic host and his place was beautiful warm and invitingsheldon was an incredibly nice host and our family of 30 was blown away by the property and facilitiesRead more reviewsbeautiful house in an amazing locationvery nice location and nice floor plansuper close to the slopesgreat location from peak n' peakthe location was perfect close to peek-n-peak resort
No-frills, straight to the point, and convenient, this simple vacation apartment exists to suit all your accommodation needs. It’s a one-bedroom apartment equipped with a spacious living room. It has a large bathroom with a make-up station and a kitchen that includes the necessities that you will be needing for making meals. If you’re bringing a car, the space also provides a parking lot at the back of the house. This is highly recommended for guests that are visiting Erie for business or work.
Gorgeous one bedroom apart.No local Residents,Plz!Superhost
Top guest reviewsthe furniture and bedding is also comfortable and practicalthe apartment is so spacious with all the amenities needed to be comfortablegreat clean apartment with all of the amenities that you would needsabira’s place is sleek yet comfortableshe also came out to the apartment late at night to help troubleshoot when the wifi wasn’t workingvery clean and exactly as we expectedclean modern comfy bedgreat value and super cleangreat comfortable and clean spacethe bathroom super clean
Host:sabira is a wonderful hostsabira is a great host who goes above and beyondhost is very good at responding and helping with anything you may needamazing place sabira is such a nice hostshe is very responsive and accommodatingRead more reviewssuperb for bus or pleasurethe location was great very close to anything i neededa very nice italian restaurant around the corner in walking distance was a plusgreat location for center of townthe location is great for getting around erie
Fully furnished and giving a relaxing country vibe is this tranquil home. This space comes with a special deck and a personal yard that’s perfect for doing some grilling. It’s peaceful and is surrounded by fresh greenery. It’s also conveniently located near restaurants, bars, and Bayfront Walkway. There also comes a bonus for feline lovers out there, because an outdoor cat lives within the lot of this beautiful home. Feel free to feed the cat, as food will be provided.
Loft Cottage with Private Deck & Yard by the BayErie, Pennsylvania, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe kitchen is well outfitted super clean and lets out to a little deck with private yardshe has a comfortable modest and very pretty little house with all amenitiesthis place was very neat it had a cool loft upstairs and a roomy kitchen and living roomit was impeccably clean and homeythis space was very clean and cozyit was very clean and well keptthe loft is exceedingly clean and well equippedits always clean and has everything we need
Host:anastacia was a great hostanastacia is a wonderful hostshe was very quick and responsive to any questions we hadvery accommodating and helpfulanastacia provided a very friendly and warm check inRead more reviewsclose to great restaurants and presque islefantastic location right by the lakethe location was good for as it was close the water and convention centerthe location was perfect toothe location is great quick drive to presque isle state park close to tons of great restaurants
Shouting vintage character all throughout its interiors is this cozy vacation home. It has three bedrooms, a functional and full kitchen, a spacious living room, and a lovely outdoor space. It’s only a bock away from Erie Cemetery, but before you get spooked, know that this place is actually known to be great for walking. This home is also located near Lake Erie and only a few minutes’ drive from Presque Isle State Park. This home is perfect for families and people who are traveling for business purposes.
Cozy Bungalow in Erie PaErie, Pennsylvania, United States
Top guest reviewsrosmari provides everything needed for comfortable sleeping and eating arrangementsgreat artwork very comfortablea beautiful and charming place to stay in erie so comfy and cozy with all amenities includedthis is a beautiful cozy cottage in a very quiet areawonderful stay warm comfortable houseclean comfortable and very homeythis is beautiful clean very comfortable housevery clean loved this bungalowthis home is clean cozy and comfortablevery comfortable and clean
Host:the host was terrificrosmari is a wonderful hosthost was gracious to leave breakfast foodsshe is a fantastic hostvery warm and comfortable from the moment i arrived rosmari is a very gracious hostRead more reviewsgreat location close to everythingthe location is great and safe and close to almost anythingexcellent place in a very convenient locationgreat location will be backwonderful house with a great location
Relaxing, comfortable, and inviting–this is how the host of this place describes this beautiful home. It’s situated in a serene countryside but is only a few minutes away from the city’s main spots such as Indian restaurants, stores, and a lot of tourist attractions. Staying at this place will also give you easy access to Presque Isle. This house can accommodate up to six guests. It has two bedrooms, three beds, and one bath. It is perfect for those who are not looking for a grand home but one that can still accommodate a big group.
Quaint Private Relaxing Quiet - READ DESCRIPTIONErie, Pennsylvania, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsi found the space much larger and comfortable than initially anticipated from the photosnow that our children are grown we decided to try something a little more comfortableeverything was very cleanit was very clean and well maintainedit was also clean and well-maintainedrooms were very clean and comfortablethe space was clean private and cozy
Host:excellent hospitality and very thoughtful hostsour host was very attentive to all of our needs from directions to flexibility and prompt responsesthe hosts were very friendly and accommodatingdonna and larry were amazing hostsdonna and her husband were wonderful hostsRead more reviewsclose to erie attractionsgreat fresh breakfast and several good restaurants close by for lunch and dinner as wellthe neighborhood was perfect quiet and just far enough from city but close enough for quick accessthis place is beautiful quiet but close to everything in the citygreat place to stay
If you’re looking for a small space that offers grand luxuries, this spacious room is just right for you. Whatever the occasion may be, it’s always best to come to a place that you know will give you the utmost comfort that you will be needing when traveling. Enjoy a king-sized bed to accommodate your slumber after a full day out! This house is 4,000 square feet (37.6 square meters) and has four floors. The host is also very friendly and has pet cats that will welcome you to their home!
Covid conscious guest floor in a welcoming house.Erie, Pennsylvania, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsi liked the water in the glass bottle to drink next to the bedthe room was huge with a nice king bed a closet and a dresserfantastic king bed nice and quiet great for a place to stay overnight en routevery clean space with ring safety featuresvery comfortable clean and safe spota very clean room myself i admired the beautifully maintained wood floorsthis was a very comfortable room very clean and cozythe room was so nicely decorated and clean
Host:he is the most caring and friendliest hostthat was impressive for a host to be so dedicativetom and his family are extremely hospitable and welcomingcalm neighborhood and i loved every aspect of this hosta friendly and welcoming familyRead more reviewstom also recommended a wonderful restaurant within walking distance for dinnergood comfortable location for exploring erievery clean and in a quiet location that's close to just about everything you need to go toclose to the heart of town on a very lovely tree lined street
Visit the sparkling lake in Erie
Erie in Pennsylvania is one of the most underrated locations in America. It’s a must-visit if you want to explore Lake Erie and experience fun outdoor activities. Enjoy your stay at one of these great Airbnbs and have an amazing visit. There are also campsites and hotels with pool in the area for more accommodation options.
Get Trip101 in your inbox