Top 9 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Lincoln, Nebraska - Updated 2021

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The Midwestern region of the United States is home to twelve states, each with its own image and personality but together serves much of the country’s agricultural needs. That being said, you can expect vast fields, rich farms, and rolling hills when visiting this region. One of the states you shouldn’t miss out on when traveling to the Midwest is Nebraska. There are plenty of interesting places to see here and one of them is the city of Lincoln, the state capital. Famously named after the country’s sixteenth president, Lincoln is a hub of history, culture, and green spaces. They owe the majority of its population and sights to the University of Nebraska, which is the state’s biggest university. The city holds a number of cultural events yearly, particularly in sports, which makes the atmosphere fun and communal. For places to visit, you should check out Nebraska State Capitol and Sunken Gardens. If you’re planning a trip here soon, you should read our list below for the top Airbnbs in Lincoln, Nebraska.

1. Hip and colorful pad for the young ones (from USD 80)

From the photos alone, you will have guessed that this would be ideal for young people to check-in. The interiors are colorful with the walls lined with popping artworks amidst a background painted in a cool green shade. The dining area is not your traditional one as the counter tabletop is lined with bar stools. Entertainment is also readily available on a flat-screen television with an awesome sound system, perfect for game nights. If the interiors aren’t hip enough for you, the location is also perfect for younger folks as it is a stone’s throw from the University of Nebraska. It’s also surrounded by over 40 restaurants and bars for your night out with friends.

Sleek, modern condo in the heart of downtown
Lincoln, Nebraska, United States
90 reviews
Entire condominium 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
dish washer fridge stove coffee huge living area comfy bed
the bathroom was large with a great shower/bath combo
the space was comfortable and had everything we needed
Cleanliness:
the place is clean clean clean and super spacious
the place is nice and clean
everything in the apartment was clean and stylish
safe and clean—and not to mention stylish
super clean and great location
Host:
dan was an excellent host and went the extra mile to accommodate my travel plans
we appreciated dan’s quick and helpful responses as well as pointers on local attractions
super responsive and accommodating
Location:
great location and very modern
the location is great and near almost everything
nice place and great location
the location is great in the heart of downtown and walking distance to many restaurants and bars
great place and perfect location
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2. Quaint little resting place for travellers (from USD 49)

Thi property is a lovely little home located just off the Interstate-80 highway so it’s often frequented by travelers who need a quick overnight stay from traveling. It’s also located near the airport and downtown Lincoln so the location is ideal. Nevertheless, it’s a great place to stay for small families as the house has one master bedroom and a smaller room with a bunk bed, ideal for your kids. The kitchen is also fully equipped with pots, pans, plates, and utensils if you will be needing them. The neighborhood is quite charming as well, so staying here will make you feel like one of its residents.

Brick House
Lincoln, Nebraska, United States
293 reviews
Entire house 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
really appreciated the fully equipped kitchen
the only thing that could have made it better was wifi
it was stylish and comfortable and kathy was very prompt with communication
i had to bend over a lot to brush my teeth more than i was comfortable
Cleanliness:
very clean and comfortable
great communication and an awesome place to stay super clean and great location
the house was very quaint and clean
good value clean and comfortable
the house was very clean and the right price for the size
Host:
kathy was also super nice and informative with quick responses
host was amazing in making our first airb&b trip comfortable and awesome
kathy's a great host and the place is perfect for a quick stay
i changed plans on her last minute and added a guest and she was so kind about it
kathy is a super host and the little brick is very nice
Location:
great location great value
cute little house great location great price
easy to get to location great value
great little place convenient location
great location fun place to stay
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3. Charming home away from home (from USD 57)

This lovely home is an ideal place for bigger groups and families. It is perfect especially if you have some elders and people with disabilities along because the house is a bungalow type with only one floor. It also has two spacious rooms, a well-equipped kitchen, a cozy living room, and even has a backyard patio. It will feel like you’ve never left your own home. Guests may also inquire with the host for long-term stays as it is allowed.

Lincoln 3912
Lincoln, Nebraska, United States
183 reviews
Entire house 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wish there was wifi tho
great stay only thing no cable and bed a little small for two people
wonderful quiet space with quaint touches contribute to comfortable stay
everything you need with nothing more it was comfortable and cozy and exactly what we needed
Cleanliness:
everything was very tidy and clean
we found the house clean and inviting
very clean charming 50’s style decor great communication
this a very clean and modern site
lisa's place clean and peaceful
Host:
host was wonderful and easy to communicate with
our host was very responsive and easy to work with
she truly is a super host will be staying again paula
lisa is a conscientious host and i enjoyed my stay
great host who will not leave you high and dry
Location:
nice place with an amazing location
great location easy check in and good value for money
the neighborhood feels very safe and family-friendly with a great location not far from downtown
the house was lovely great location
easy check in and check out quiet safe neighborhood easy access to stores and major roads
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4. Newly constructed and fully stocked apartment (from USD 42)

This newly constructed little apartment just a few blocks from downtown Lincoln is more suitable for couples and pairs. Though the space is small, it’s snug with a lot of necessities. There is no living room but the kitchen is designed in such a way that you can use said space to hang out and eat at the same time. The host provides water bottles and snacks as well as toiletries like toothpaste and tissue paper. Your furry friends can come along too as the property is pet friendly. Be sure to notify the host that you’re bringing your furry pal along so they can provide the pet fee at an ideal price.

Glamorous Private Apt near Downtown, UNL, &Stadium
Lincoln, Nebraska, United States
165 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
just remember no tv or wifi but no big deal as the rest was perfect
the a/c kept the temperature cool during the warm summer days
a/c unit keeps the place cool in the summer
perfect little apartment for a quick stay while doing work at unl
it was basic yet comfortable and had everything we needed
Cleanliness:
easy communication and clean
apartment is clean and cozy
room is clean and quiet
nicely kept and clean apartment
very clean and well put together
Host:
ana was a wonderful host the place was exactly as advertised
great hosts and easy to get to with plenty of stuff to do with in a 10 drive
ana place was cozy and the bed was very comfortable (if u like firm mattress)she responded quickly
hostess is communicative helpful and left some snacks
Location:
great location close to downtown
is right near downtown so it's a great central location
convenient location with easy access
a perfect location for visiting campus
perfect location and great value
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5. Clean and well-maintained condo with great location (from USD 54)

This one-bedroom condo unit is housed inside the historic-looking building in downtown Lincoln. The location is great as it’s just a few blocks from the University of Nebraska, Haymarket, and Memorial Stadium, which are all popular sights in Lincoln. The interiors are minimalist in style with pearl white walls and wooden accents for the furniture. The kitchen is fully equipped for your needs and the king-sized bed is perfect to fall asleep onto after a long day exploring the downtown.

Historic Downtown Condo near Stadium/PBA/Haymarket
Lincoln, Nebraska, United States
190 reviews
Entire condominium 4 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfortable great tv and wifi
very comfortable bed really nice furniture
the living area is neat with the couch functioning as three twin beds
the apartment has lovely large windows which allow light and fresh air into the apartment
king bed was super comfortable
Cleanliness:
very clean and comfy
very clean and stylish place
the place was very clean and comfortable
clean condo with lots of space
everything was really clean
Host:
tom was very responsive to our questions
hosts were friendly and gracious
host is very responsive and helpful
tom and jessica are fantastic hosts
and tom is a really responsive host
Location:
great location near the university
just great location
great location near downtown
nice place close to unl
great location and great value
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6. Apartment with many ammenities (from USD 80)

If you’re in the center of downtown Lincoln looking for a great place to stay, this apartment is for you. It’s ideal for solo travelers, couples, or pairs as the apartment only has one queen-sized bed. However, that doesn’t keep the place from being superb. Aside from the cozy bedroom, clean bathroom, well-equipped kitchen, and bar, there is a laundry area in the unit and a workout area in the building. The apartment is conveniently located near the Haymarket and Memorial Stadium.

Condo in the Heart of Downtown
Lincoln, Nebraska, United States
117 reviews
Entire condominium 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the place is cozy and clean and even has an iron and ironing board
comfortable place with a nice lounging room equipped with tv/cable/etc
Cleanliness:
beautiful and clean place smelled amazing
it was very clean and comfortable
beautiful place very clean and comfortable
jadas space was extremely clean and comfortable
exceptionally clean and modern place to stay in downtown lincoln
Host:
she is a fantastic host
jada was an amazing host quick responses and is extremely courteous to others
super helpful and quick to respond to anything
jada was super responsive almost immediately every time
Location:
super close to everything we needed
loved the location in the middle of down town
very nice place close to everything
it is in a great location and a quick walk to all things downtown
the location was perfect for us
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7. Remodelled stylish house for groups (from USD 83)

This particular property is proud of its remodeling into a beach-themed home. Though there is no beach in Nebraska, there is a lake nearby however it is privately owned. You may still enjoy the view and you can also inquire with the host about other recreational activities to do when in the area. The interiors are simple and minimalist in design with beach and travel-themed items incorporated here and there. The house is perfect for groups of up to six people however parties are discouraged since the house shares a fence with its neighbors.

"Capital Beach Retreat"-4 mins to Downtown & I-80
Lincoln, Nebraska, United States
379 reviews
Entire townhouse 4 Beds 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
if needed items like shampoo conditioner laundry supplies extra towels
we used two bedrooms and both of the beds were very comfortable
Cleanliness:
sparkling clean and fast communication
clean and just as pictured
it was very clean
amazing clean comfortable and convenient
perfectly clean and well stocked
Host:
cody was a great host
cody was responsive and kind
great host very nice place and fantastic value
easy check in and very responsive host
great host and great location
Location:
the location was great
the location is quiet and friendly
the location was super convenient and we loved the nautical theme that matched it's location near the lake
convenient location with great sunset walks by the lake
we liked the convenient location and appreciated cody’s good communication
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8. Beautifully designed house in a charming neighborhood (from USD 121)

If you’ve seen photos of ideal houses on interior design websites and loved them, then this house will be a dream come true for you to stay in. Every corner of the house looks like it was pulled out from those pages. Beautifully decorated yet minimalist in design with wooden accents would be the perfect description for this house. It can comfortably fit six people, and you can even rent the house next door, which is owned by the same host if you’re an even bigger group.

Centrally Located Home With Self Check-In
Lincoln, Nebraska, United States
195 reviews
Entire house 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the beds were super comfortable it felt like sleeping in the cloud
the bed was extremely comfortable with an enormous amount of cozy bedding
the welcome sign the toiletries the breakfast items the outdoor space - it was all great
the beds were very comfortable
the bed was super comfortable
Cleanliness:
very clean and comfy
very clean and cozy
clean house and clean us
place was very clean and homey
very clean and well done place
Host:
the hosts were amazing
lovely place the hosts were great accommodating and helpful
very responsive and helpful hosts
the owners responded to emails with lightening speed and were super courteous
owner has open a great renovation and clearly cares about your comfort
Location:
good location for my needs
adorable house in a convenient location
this location and the decor were fantastic
the perfect house at the perfect location at the perfect price
close to lots of fun stuff beautiful decor
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9. Homey Victorian-style apartment

This cozy apartment located in quiet downtown Lincoln is an ideal and comfortable place for small groups and families of around three to four people. Though the host lives in the same facility on the first floor, you will get to enjoy the privacy of the entire second floor all on your own. Aside from the Victorian style interiors, it has cozy and warm beds, a shower with a bathtub, basic kitchen and dining necessities, and local television except it doesn’t have sports cable channels. During the summer, the upper deck porch may be used for late-night dinners or lovely morning breakfasts.

Welcome Inn!
Lincoln, Nebraska, United States
60 reviews
Entire apartment 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very well decorated apartment and complete with the amenities you would find at home
the apartment is filled with unique curiosities and has a great charm and style
be sure to check out the mailboxes filled with pictures and postcards in the kitchen
i stayed for 5 nights and could not have been more comfortable
everything was clean and the kitchen had basic essentials including 2 coffee makers
Cleanliness:
it is clean large and welcoming
wonderful space clean great touches
it was a clean and welcoming space
very comfortable very clean room bathroom lounge and kitchen
the place was nice clean and cozy
Host:
david was a gracious host
david was a wonderful host
david is an great host
david is a very responsive owner
david is friendly and helpful
Location:
easy walking distance to downtown
great location close to downtown
location is great as it's about a 5 minute drive to the haymarket/downtown area
great location: within walking distance of capital and campus
such a wonderful place cozy close to everything highly recommend
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Feel at home in Lincoln, Nebraska

Lincoln, even if it is the state capital, is not your usual bustling city with towering skyscrapers. Instead, it’s generally a huge neighborhood filled with charming residents and lovely people. The atmosphere is fun and youthful which is perfect for a weekend getaway. Instead of staying at a typical hotel, get to know the local neighborhood by checking into one of these Airbnbs when you visit the city.

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