Top 15 Airbnbs In Modesto, California - Updated 2021

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Rienz Althron
Rienz Althron
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At the heart of California lies a city famous for nuts, donuts, and booze – Modesto. A trivia for Star Wars fans is that George Lucas hails from this wonderful part of the US. The city is also known for hosting festivals such as X-Fest and MADWEEK(architecture and design festival). There are also several spots in this city that will take you closer to nature and the great outdoors, such as the Stanislaus National Forest. The local waterways allow for fun things to do such as kayaking and river rafting. Whether you’re here for a festival or for a weekend trip, you’ll need a great accommodation. Check out the following Airbnbs in Modesto, California, to book for your next trip!

1. A classic accommodation for tourists with classic taste (from USD 191)

This Modesto rental boasts its mid-century architectural design. It has a rustic feel thanks to its wooden ceiling and flooring. Though retro in vibe, the house boasts modern features, such as Wi-Fi, laptop-friendly workspace, and a full kitchen. It even has safety features such as a fire extinguisher and smoke alarm just to give you that extra sense of security all day and all night. The patio is perfect for people who love drinking coffee in front of a garden. Up to nine guests can stay here, with its three spacious bedrooms, four large and comfy beds, and two bathrooms.

★Mid-Century Modern Home - Close to Downtown★
Modesto, California, United States
69 reviews
Entire bungalow 4 Beds 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
really comfortable place and look forward to coming back
Cleanliness:
an extremely clean and comfortable home
very clean nice modern home would highly recommend
jesse's place was cozy and super clean
Host:
jesse was an amazing host
this was a fantastic space and experience for our family excellent communication with the host jesse
Location:
location and neighborhood was great
the location is near the downtown area and the neighborhood is pretty quiet
jesse's place was great and really good location close to the freeway
would so recommend this place
another great place in modesto by jesse
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2. A rustic accommodation with modern features (from USD 194)

This accommodation is imbued with a rustic appeal thanks to its mostly wooden design. It features modern facilities that travelers are looking for in an accommodation. Free Wi-Fi, air conditioning, cable TV are but some of the things you will enjoy when you pick this accommodation. The unit is spacious enough to sleep up to seven people with its three bedrooms, four beds, and two bathrooms. The full kitchen is all yours if you want to cook meals every mealtime instead of going out. Smoking within the premises is strictly prohibited.

★Chic Rustic & Modern Bungalow Centrally Located★
Modesto, California, United States
247 reviews
Entire bungalow 4 Beds 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it was comfortable and cozy with plenty of space and everything you need
it was also a huge plus to catch up on laundry from our trip with the included washer/dryer
great kitchen comfy living room and beds 2 bathrooms - w/d etc
Cleanliness:
nnice and clean all around
great place - clean spacious and well equipped
everything was amazing super clean and the beds are comfortable
it's stylish clean and comfy
very comfortable & clean
Host:
jesse was a great host
jesse was a thoughtful & responsive host
awesome place & host ‼
jesse was very responsive and kind
jesse is a great host super quick to respond to any questions
Location:
very cute and in a good location
perfect location for a business trip
the location was great and the neighborhood seemed cute and quaint
great location and fabulous home
it’s in a good location
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3. An apartment close to downtown entertainment (from USD 90)

Azul Dorado is a captivating blue-themed rental with one bedroom and is comfortable enough for up to three adults. Hosted by Ginger, the apartment does have a small kitchen, but there is no stove or oven provided, although the best shops and dining spots downtown are just a few minutes away. Some of the other amenities available to you here are the bathroom with a tub, a washer and dryer, free Wi-Fi, air-conditioning and heating, free parking, and a patio.

Azul Dorado an enchanted place
Modesto, California, United States
85 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great space the heater was difficult to figure out so it was chilly
ginger’s place was very comfortable and the amenities were great you have your privacy and peace
nice sitting room with tv and now a tv in the bedroom too
shower is amazing laundry needs were met as there is a washer/dryer available
it is a very comfortable unit and my favorite in modesto
Cleanliness:
clean convenient and comfortable
super clean easy checkin
very clean love the butterfly design
beautiful place clean and calm
the place is clean and comfortable
Host:
wonderful spot and great host
ginger and jack were great hosts and responsive to my questions
great host comfortable accommodation
charming place and the hosts were very responsive
still my favorite host and place to stay
Location:
gingers place is super cute in a great neighborhood
the location was in a very nice residential area near the community college
perfect and cozy great location
close to down to and in a nice neighborhood
great location beautiful and comfortable home
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4. A homey house for rent (from USD 97)

If you’re a fan of homey rentals, then go for this one. Its interior is arranged with a minimalist touch and no fanciful decors. The house is great for up to three people, and it’s got one bedroom with one bed and a bathroom. What’s more, is that the house is located less than a mile away (1.2 kilometers) from Galileo Center of Arts, and even nearer to downtown Modesto which is just a few blocks away. The place is friendly to digital nomads and freelancers, too, as it has continuous access to Wi-Fi and a dedicated workspace.

La Loma Casita
Modesto, California, United States
182 reviews
Entire house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there was wifi and smart tv equipped with netflix hulu and other great apps
the tv is a smart tv so you can log into your hulu or netflix
Cleanliness:
clean cozy and cheap
very clean and nicely decorated with thoughtful touches
gerardo's place was very clean and well-stocked
this is a very clean and well appointed cottage
great place very comfortable & clean
Host:
hosts were very kind and accommodating
amazing home hosts are great and house had everything i needed
i booked it last minute and the host had perfect communication
the host provides great amenities like kcups oatmeal and pancake mix
Location:
best central location airbnb in modesto
it was a great location for our trip
best place to stay in central modesto
this place is 3-5 minutes away from downtown modesto definitely a great location if thats your destination
would recommend to anyone who is staying down in the central valley
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5. A spacious home with access to a full kitchen (from USD 136)

If you love cooking, then go for this accommodation. It will give you access to a kitchen with most of the facilities you’ll need to prepare a hearty meal. You can easily store food with a complimentary refrigerator, and you can enjoy coffee in the morning or at any time of the day with the coffee maker. You will sleep comfortably in its three bedrooms that are all cozy. Taking a bath is going to be enjoyable with its two clean bathrooms with toiletry supplies. Other amenities include a bathtub, central heating, and a laptop-friendly space great for people who work remotely.

Large Comfy NE Modesto 3 bed 2 bath + 2 car garage
Modesto, California, United States
355 reviews
Entire house 4 Beds 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the furnishings were comfortable and tasteful
sattelite tv and wi-fi worked like a charm
home is very nice huge and kitchen is wonderful for cooking dinner with all needed amenities
bring an extension cord if you need something to reach a particular bed stand like a c-pap
shower in bedroom bathroom had amazing water pressure
Cleanliness:
very clean and comfortable
very clean and bright
sparkling clean great communication wonderful stay
it was clean and beautifully decorated
it is very clean and comfortable
Host:
laurie is an excellent host
laurie was an amazing host
laurie is a great host
great place laurie was a great host
laurie is a wonderful host her house is wonderful
Location:
this place is really fantastic it is just as pictured and in this life that doesn't always happen
this home has a great central location with ease of access to everywhere in modesto
will definitely consider this place again for future visits to the area
just a nice place i wish that house was on the market so i could buy it
beds were comfy location was great in a nice area of town
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6. An accommodation that feels just like your own home (from USD 112)

This house for rent in Modesto will make you feel like you’re still living in the comforts of your own home because of its family-friendly furnishings and decor, styled to emulate what you’d normally see in a typical family house. Fully furnished, you won’t have to worry about anything; if you need a stable Wi-Fi, they’ve got it for you. A smart TV with access to Amazon is what you’ll need if you want to spend some quality time with your family. The washer and dryer facility means you won’t have to look for a laundry shop nearby because you can wash your dirty clothes yourself. Best of all, you won’t have to leave your pup behind, because their covered porch is the perfect place for your furry family member.

Home Away From Home
Modesto, California, United States
141 reviews
Entire house 3 Beds 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
plenty of amenities and a really comfortable queen bed
great thing two rooms and living room had electric chimneys
yes even with chimneys the need of central heater was needed
cozy house clean and has the amenities you need
the bathroom is a comfortable size as is the tub/shower
Cleanliness:
nice and very clean place
it was very clean and cozy
very clean and nice place to stay
the place was clean and comfortable
it was clean quiet and secure
Host:
zach was an amazing host - very responsive to our questions
zack is a great host
the hosts responded very quickly and offered help if you needed it
they were super kind and absolutely amazing
very nice place host are awesome would definitely stay again
Location:
the location was ideal for everything we had planned
easy check in close to grocery store restaurants etc
good location in modesto only 10-15 min from the mall area and right off of the highway/downtown area
beautiful cute home and well kept great location we loved staying here
it’s a really cute places d zach was very accommodating
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7. An accommodation with complimentary access to Direct TV (from USD 119)

The Blue Marina Home features two bedrooms, two bathrooms, and a garage, so you’ll have a place for up to four people plus an extra space for your car. It packs a lot of complimentary amenities, such as access to Direct TV, and free Wi-Fi. The house has a cozy ambiance which makes it a relaxing place to stay at. If you want to have a barbecue party with the rest of the gang, there’s a dedicated space at the back of the house. The central heating and AC will keep you and your family’s stay as comfortable as it can be.

The Blue Marina Home 2bed 2 bath 2 car whole house
Modesto, California, United States
353 reviews
Entire house 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
feels very homey bed is like sleeping on a cloud
also the a separate tv in the bedroom was great
we were comfortable in this unit and it was a perfect fit for our small family
i especially appreciated having a full kitchen and a room with two twin beds
very cozy place with beautiful decor
Cleanliness:
very clean and cozy
super clean and comfortable
very clean and spacious place
place was very clean laurie’s communication was awesome
very clean and exactly as described
Host:
amazing home & host once again
laurie’s home was wonderful and she was extremely helpful with our reservation
laurie is surely a super host
host was amazing and very friendly and accommodating
laurie was also very helpful since the beginning available at all times whenever i had any questions
Location:
such a cute comfortable place
great place large house and walking distance to stores and restaurants
laurie’s place is at a perfect location walking distance to shopping center and food restaurants
i highly recommend this location
this is the perfect location for anyone traveling for work
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8. An accommodation with a relaxing private deck (from USD 147)

Another accommodation to pick if you’re looking for a spot where you can grill some barbecue for your family is this townhouse in North Modesto. It has its own private deck with a barbecue set where you can go for a barbecue party. What’s more is that, during summer, they open their pool to their guests. You will have a comfortable stay here because the house is furnished with appliances, such as a refrigerator, stove, two TVs with access to Direct TV, and a washing machine. The house has three spacious rooms and two bathrooms that a group of up to six people can accommodate.

Nice Townhome in gated community
Modesto, California, United States
106 reviews
Entire townhouse 4 Beds 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great amenities and excellent kitchen for cooking
the beds were super comfortable laurie's condo had everything we needed for our family gathering
there is lots of living space and a great kitchen
Cleanliness:
a very clean and nice place
supper clean great amities
very clean neat and tidy
safe very clean would return for sure
amazing house everything was spotless clean and decorated the place really nice
Host:
laurie is a great host
laurie was such a great host
host was easily accessible anytime
she is a thoughtful & accommodating host
laurie is a very nice host and responds immediately if you have any questions
Location:
safe and convenient location
safe neighborhood gated community close to rstaurants grocery stores etc
easy access from highway 99 and close to great food locations
great location close to the freeway and coffee
the bed were comfortable and the location was excellent
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9. A simple space for couples (from USD 87)

If you are thinking of going on a vacation with your partner, then this accommodation is perfect. It has a simple interior with minimalist but tasteful design giving its guests the feeling of coziness. It has HDTV loaded with cable channels for entertainment, a cooking stove and utensils for your meal preparation needs, and central heater and AC for maximum comfort. Some of the supplies complimentary when renting this unit are coffee, toiletries, and towel, so you won’t have to worry about these small things and focus on just spending some quality time with your loved one.

Charming 1 bed 1 bath suite with 1 car garage
Modesto, California, United States
282 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
this apartment is modern and clean with great amenities (full kitchen washer/dryer central ac garage)
we had a great stay at laurie's apartment
we had a very comfortable stay here and recommended it 100%
safe comfortable and homey for a relaxing stay when visiting modesto
this little apartment above the four-bedroom house is perfect for a couple with small kids
Cleanliness:
easy checkin and very clean space
very nice clean and comfy place
clean and easy to find unit
great place very clean and comfortable
great place clean and convinient
Host:
laurie’s a great host
laurie is a great host and is quick to answer any questions
laurie was an amazing host and the home was charming and welcoming
laurie is a great host highly recommend
amazing host everything was great
Location:
place is located in a quite and safe neighborhood
good location and comfortable space
great location great space
great cozy location we really enjoyed
great location and a true home away from home
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10. A fully furnished and sunny home (from USD 99)

Located in the College Area of Modesto, this home is great for up to four people. It has all the furnishings you’ll need, such as a full kitchen, a living area with a flat-screen TV and two sofas for relaxing, and a bungalow with a table and chairs great for chilling out.

This Modesto home for rent has two bedrooms one with a queen bed and the other, a king bed. Its bathroom is super clean you won’t hesitate to use it. Its stable Wi-Fi connection will ensure that you and your gang are connected for the whole duration of your stay. Thanks to the wooden designs, the whole house has a rustic feel to it.

Sparks College Area Bungalow
Modesto, California, United States
86 reviews
Entire house 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
well equipped kitchen and nice amenities
the a/c worked great and the beds and living space were very comfortable would definitely rent again
quite neighborhood comfy bed wifi worked good
we also thought the house was fixed up so nice and allowed us room to be comfortable
the space is very comfortable in a nice quiet area
Cleanliness:
it was very clean and well-maintained with plenty of extra towels and supplies
great layout modern upgrades with clean and chic finishes
cute house very clean loved the yard
nice clean place on a quiet cul de sac
we spent a satisfying week at the clean and well equiped house
Host:
contact with the owner was efficient friendly and wecoming
we enjoyed our stay and appreciated how accessible the hosts were
completely amazing host that was willing to accommodate for a family gathering i was hosting
great outdoor entertaining area & friendly hosts
hosts were very accommodating and we hope to book here again
Location:
great location in college district
nice location on a quite street
great location for working in modesto
perfect location safe neighborhood would book again
the sparks family place is located in a nice comfortable and safe area
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11. A stylish cottage with its own swimming pool (from USD 100)

This stylish accommodation has one bedroom and one bathroom which makes it ideal for couples on a vacation. The house is simply decorated and its furniture is tastefully arranged, giving the whole house a cozy vibe. It has a swimming pool, which you and your partner can use to beat the California heat. The Wi-Fi connection is stable and can support your remote work, and they also have a laptop-friendly space. Essentials such as toothpaste, shampoo, and other toiletries are also provided.

Cozy & Stylish Cottage in Great Location w/Pool!
Modesto, California, United States
166 reviews
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very comfortable bed and great amenities
their cottage has great accommodations and is very comfortable
such a great cottage in a perfect location the cottage was adorable comfortable and had everything we needed
we loved having the full kitchen to use and all the natural light
i loved this dreamy space between the pristine pool and mid century modern decorating i never wanted to leave
Cleanliness:
marty and jess's place was so clean and comfortable
we did cook the first night there and dishes and all were very clean and neat
comfortable and clean
quaint quiet and really clean
marty & jess ‘s place is very nice clean and pleasant
Host:
very nice home away from home and considerate hosts
marty and jess were great hosts
they were extremely responsive to our needs including allowing us to use their laundry machines
marty and jess are great hosts
marty & jess are great hosts - super quiet and respond quickly to any questions etc
Location:
great location in modesto
good location and very cute apartment
location great central easy walk to shops restaurants
good location easy access
very safe area close to downtown and restaurants
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12. A simple cottage with gazebo access (from USD 63)

For couples or solo travelers on a budget, this guest cottage hosted by Turner is a great place to stay in Modesto. The unit has a nice queen bed, a reading nook by the French doors, a full bathroom, and air-conditioning. Guests will also have the privilege of using the cozy gazebo in the yard.

This rental does not have a kitchen, but if you’re a long-term renter, arrangements can be made for using the main home’s kitchen. For weekend renters, the dining spots downtown are just a few minutes away from this home.

Charming City Cottage
Modesto, California, United States
96 reviews  
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we enjoyed the room and all the amenities
there are french doors which open onto a lovely backyard with comfortable seating
nice extras are bathroom fan for shower steam and locking entrance screen door for fresh air
i especially enjoyed watching netflix streaming on the tv
it is a pretty tiny space smaller than a hotel room
Cleanliness:
place was clean and as advertised
clean comfortable and convenient
it was clean and updated
the rooms were clean and the bed was very comfortable
felt secure clean and covid-safe
Host:
the host was great
turner was an amazing host
very nice host who has done a nice job with this unit
the host was amazing at communicating and add special touches the stay was amazing
great hosts who really take care of the details to make the stay very nice
Location:
i loved all the decor and the location overall
neighborhood was very quiet and parking was ideal
perfect for one person (or a close couple)
i enjoy staying here because it is a great spot to relax that is close to downtown
great little spot good location and excellent host
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13. A guest suite with backyard access (from USD 110)

Located close to the 99 Freeway and various downtown hangout spots, this detached garage suite hosted by Ginger is suitable for three people. Its amenities include a smart TV, free Wi-Fi, air-conditioning and heating, and a fully equipped kitchen. The nautical-themed home is also fitted with a washer and dryer, which makes for a convenient long-term stay. You also have access to the backyard, along with the lounge area and the BBQ facilities. The driveway is open for guest parking too.

Luna Loft
Modesto, California, United States
102 reviews Superhost  
Entire guest suite 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
i'm glad i brought my laptop so i could watch the news and a tv program
great place lots of amenities washer and dryer for laundry was a nice bonus
i was very comfortable there during a week of work in modesto
a large comfortable space tucked into a pretty quiet backyard
Cleanliness:
very clean and private
sparkling clean and very charming
clean and perfect for a couple
very beautiful setup very kind people very clean place
friendly dog in the very spacious yard sometimes too as added bonus
Host:
they are very thoughtful hosts
they are the sweetest couple and great hosts
the hosts live on site and were very friendly and helpful
great place and great host
the owners were very responsive with any questions i had and hopefully i can stay there again
Location:
great place in central modesto
good location - quiet and safe
it is in a great location
it was like staying in a tropical bungalow in the middle of central valley ca
jack & ginger’s place is super cute and very nicely set up
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14. An upstairs apartment in downtown Modesto (from USD 89)

If you’re looking for a place in downtown Modesto, this upstairs apartment may be for you! Located in a century-old home, the rental is within walking distance to the busy McHenry Avenue. Your home is a studio-style suite with amenities such as a king bed, a bathroom with a shower, a mini kitchen with a coffeemaker, and blackout curtains for a good night’s sleep. You will also have access to the shared courtyard with a lounge area and a simple garden.

Upstairs Private Apartment in 100 year old home!
Modesto, California, United States
22 reviews
Entire house 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
internet connection was strong enough for me to work a few full days from the room
the bed was super comfortable the couch/tv area was a great place to relax
very comfortable lots of space
it's comfortable conveniently located and has excellent amenities for the price
the space is extremely comfortable i have stayed here several times and it has always been great
Cleanliness:
it was very clean and fresh
it was clean quiet and comfortable
the place is super cute clean and comfy
Host:
roman is a wonderful host
roman was above & beyond a gracious host
roman is the most generous and friendly host yet
roman was extremely accommodating helpful responsive and kind
very accommodating a pleasure to deal with
Location:
the area is also super cute and i took several walks/jogs around the neighborhood during my stay
perfect location and a very cute and clean place
the neighborhood was nice and quiet
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15. An industrial studio loft (from USD 100)

The bachelor pad appeal of this home make it a top choice among solo travelers, but this studio loft can accommodate up to two guests. It boasts a sleek and industrial-style kitchen, a loft bedroom with a lounge area and a flat-screen TV, underneath, and a bare bathroom supplied with towels and other essentials. You’ll have full access to your a private patio, too. This garage-like home was custom-built in 2017 and offers other conveniences like Wi-Fi and free parking.

Industrial Studio Loft
Modesto, California, United States
58 reviews  
Entire loft 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
god for work travel good wifi cable
the furniture is all very comfortable particularly the bed
i stayed for 3 months this summer while completing an internship and felt very comfortable and safe
the bed was comfortable and the place was perfect for my business trip
Cleanliness:
clean and stylish spot and very quiet and secluded
great small cottage clean quiet great location
everything was so clean and well put together
great place to stay super clean and has everything you need
mick has a really cool set up super clean and comfortable
Host:
mick is a great host
mick is a wonderful host
awesome place and awesome host
mick was soooo great and very helpful
it was very cozy and mick was a very great host
Location:
walking distance from downtown and mick was great - very responsive to email
mick's studio is in a great location right near downtown
great location nice neighborhood good bed always have great rest at this place
the neighborhood is quiet and safe
mick's place is a lovely oasis of comfort in the heart of modesto
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The best accommodations in Modesto

Finding the right house to stay at can be taxing, but with these top Airbnb accommodations in Modesto, California, you won’t have to tire yourself anymore. All that’s left is to choose the one that fits your needs most!

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