10 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Erie, Pennsylvania - Updated 2021


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, 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.

1. Simple three-bedroom vacation rental (from USD 350)

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 Isle
Erie, Pennsylvania, United States
30 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
huge tv in living room
owner must be an engineer - neat coffee table entertainment center etc
very clean comfortable and quiet
it was very clean and well maintained
the house was so clean comfortable and cute
very clean and accommodating place to stay 10/10 would definitely recommend
ed’s place was wonderful very clean and with great amenities
ed was a great host
ed responded quickly and was quite helpful responding to a couple questions prior to booking
he was easy to reach and very accommodating as we brought our 2 dogs with us
all made from train parts owner did a lovely renovation of a classic erie home
nice house in a great location
this place was perfect for a weekend near the lake
ed's place was perfect
ed’s place was great - extremely clean and in a perfect location close to everything
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2. Lovely cottage for couples (from USD 150)

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 Cottage
Erie, Pennsylvania, United States
82 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire bungalow 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the cottage was cute and cozy with all the amenities you need for a relaxing weekend
the breakfast was amazing we didn’t want to leave
it is very clean and has beautiful beach decor
this cottage was super clean very private and relaxing
the host is lovely
the host is very kind and welcoming
the owner joan is wonderful
joan was our host & she was absolutely amazing
joan is a wonderful host too
the location had the best of both worlds
the location is perfect to everything you would need
excellent location and space for a relaxing getaway
perfect little get away place
feels like you're at the beach highly recommend this place
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3. Private getaway space (from USD 115)

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 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 DESCRIPTION
Erie, Pennsylvania, United States
58 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 3 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
i found the space much larger and comfortable than initially anticipated from the photos
now that our children are grown we decided to try something a little more comfortable
everything was very clean
it was very clean and well maintained
it was also clean and well-maintained
rooms were very clean and comfortable
the space was clean private and cozy
excellent hospitality and very thoughtful hosts
our host was very attentive to all of our needs from directions to flexibility and prompt responses
the hosts were very friendly and accommodating
donna and larry were amazing hosts
donna and her husband were wonderful hosts
close to erie attractions
great fresh breakfast and several good restaurants close by for lunch and dinner as well
the neighborhood was perfect quiet and just far enough from city but close enough for quick access
this place is beautiful quiet but close to everything in the city
great place to stay
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4. Minimalist home close to Erie hotspots (from USD 195)

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 mall. 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 Isle
174 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 4 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
appreciated all the amenities in the kitchen
the couch and all of the beds were extremely comfortable
updated with features that will enhance your stay such as beauty mirror and usb ports on lamps
the master bed room bed was one of the most comfortable mattresses i have ever slept on
the beds were so comfortable
very clean and comfortable spot
well decorated and clean rental
clean and had everything i needed
it was very clean and nicely decorated with pineapples
the place was sparkling clean comfortable and as advertised
jenny was very responsive to our questions
jenny is very helpful
jenny was very responsive and helpful
jenny was very patient and helpful with needing an early check in
amazing house amazing location amazing host i had no issues finding the place or getting into the place
the location is also good
the location is close to everything we were interested in
cute space - very close to presque isle
the location of this house was ideal for trips to waldameer and presque isle
great stylish place that is close to the park
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5. Unique mid-century modern dwelling (from USD 299)

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 States
84 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 3 Beds 8 Guests 2 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
awesome house very artsy and stylish lots of room for guests and fun amenities and lounge space
the decor is so original and nearly every room has an incredible view of the gorgeous landscape/garden outside
the beds were very comfortable
everything was just perfect from the linens and towels to the fully stocked kitchen
we especially enjoyed the hummingbird feeders while eating breakfast outside
it's very clean and looks even better in person than the pictures
the place is super stylish and very clean
the house is clean and has lots of space to spread out
what a wonderful home it was clean welcoming and spacious
rachel & ben were fabulous hosts
she is a wonderful host thinks of everything
ben and rachel were kind and attentive to our needs
hosts are excellent communicators
rachel was a super host with lighting fast communications
great location uber friendly and close to many restaurants
it is a great location a very big house
sprawling layout zen surroundings gorgeous artwork on top of being a quiet centrally located airbnb
beautiful home in a convenient location would love to stay there again
it’s also in the perfect location to explore everything erie has to offer
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6. Bright summer home (from USD 529)

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 Estate
Clymer, New York, United States
52 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 10 Beds 16 Guests 6 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 16

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful house with plenty of room even for multi-family accomodations
the house was very clean and neat
the place was beautiful peaceful fun clean and extremely comfortable and spacious
it is a spacious clean house with great places to gather and connect with those you are traveling with
sheldon was a great host
beautiful place with excellent hosts
had such a fun time great host provided us with everything we needed and then some
sheldon is a fantastic host and his place was beautiful warm and inviting
sheldon was an incredibly nice host and our family of 30 was blown away by the property and facilities
beautiful house in an amazing location
very nice location and nice floor plan
super close to the slopes
great location from peak n' peak
the location was perfect close to peek-n-peak resort
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7. Simple, spacious apartment (from USD 67)

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!
145 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the furniture and bedding is also comfortable and practical
the apartment is so spacious with all the amenities needed to be comfortable
great clean apartment with all of the amenities that you would need
sabira’s place is sleek yet comfortable
she also came out to the apartment late at night to help troubleshoot when the wifi wasn’t working
very clean and exactly as we expected
clean modern comfy bed
great value and super clean
great comfortable and clean space
the bathroom super clean
sabira is a wonderful host
sabira is a great host who goes above and beyond
host is very good at responding and helping with anything you may need
amazing place sabira is such a nice host
she is very responsive and accommodating
superb for bus or pleasure
the location was great very close to anything i needed
a very nice italian restaurant around the corner in walking distance was a plus
great location for center of town
the location is great for getting around erie
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8. Private room in a craftsman house (from USD 50)

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 States
114 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in residential home 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
i liked the water in the glass bottle to drink next to the bed
the room was huge with a nice king bed a closet and a dresser
fantastic king bed nice and quiet great for a place to stay overnight en route
very clean space with ring safety features
very comfortable clean and safe spot
a very clean room myself i admired the beautifully maintained wood floors
this was a very comfortable room very clean and cozy
the room was so nicely decorated and clean
he is the most caring and friendliest host
that was impressive for a host to be so dedicative
tom and his family are extremely hospitable and welcoming
calm neighborhood and i loved every aspect of this host
a friendly and welcoming family
tom also recommended a wonderful restaurant within walking distance for dinner
good comfortable location for exploring erie
very clean and in a quiet location that's close to just about everything you need to go to
close to the heart of town on a very lovely tree lined street
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9. Tranquil, fully furnished home (from USD 71)

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 Bay
Erie, Pennsylvania, United States
60 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the kitchen is well outfitted super clean and lets out to a little deck with private yard
she has a comfortable modest and very pretty little house with all amenities
this place was very neat it had a cool loft upstairs and a roomy kitchen and living room
it was impeccably clean and homey
this space was very clean and cozy
it was very clean and well kept
the loft is exceedingly clean and well equipped
its always clean and has everything we need
anastacia was a great host
anastacia is a wonderful host
she was very quick and responsive to any questions we had
very accommodating and helpful
anastacia provided a very friendly and warm check in
close to great restaurants and presque isle
fantastic location right by the lake
the location was good for as it was close the water and convention center
the location was perfect too
the location is great quick drive to presque isle state park close to tons of great restaurants
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10. Cozy, old-school bungalow

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 Pa
Erie, Pennsylvania, United States
189 reviews
Entire house 3 Beds 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
rosmari provides everything needed for comfortable sleeping and eating arrangements
great artwork very comfortable
a beautiful and charming place to stay in erie so comfy and cozy with all amenities included
this is a beautiful cozy cottage in a very quiet area
wonderful stay warm comfortable house
clean comfortable and very homey
this is beautiful clean very comfortable house
very clean loved this bungalow
this home is clean cozy and comfortable
very comfortable and clean
the host was terrific
rosmari is a wonderful host
host was gracious to leave breakfast foods
she is a fantastic host
very warm and comfortable from the moment i arrived rosmari is a very gracious host
great location close to everything
the location is great and safe and close to almost anything
excellent place in a very convenient location
great location will be back
wonderful house with a great location
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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.

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