12 Best Airbnbs In Roanoke, VA

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A charming city, full of adventure is nestled in southwest Virginia’s Blue Ridge Mountains. The city is famed for its many attractions and festivals. Whether you are looking to be immersed in nature, want to explore the artistic side of the city, or check out the historic sites, the city has it all. It is renowned for Mill Mountain Star, also called Roanoke Star, which is a massive attraction overlooking the entire city; and surrounding it is Mill Mountain Zoo, which is home to picnic areas, scenic trails, and more. Taubman Museum of Art displays works of art by notable artists like John Singer Sargent and Thomas Eakins. If you are looking for a place to stay closer to the city’s many attractions, check out this guide for the best Airbnbs in Roanoke, VA.

1. An urban retreat in the west end (from USD 127)

Neil’s loft is a relatively affordable stay in Roanoke that can accommodate two people. It features a neutral-colored interior with an accent sectional couch, a modern kitchen, and a breakfast bar. The single bedroom boasts a queen bed, while the bathroom has a good-sized tub. Located on the historic downtown’s west end, the flat allows guests to access extra shared features like the lawn and the courtyard. For 50 USD a day, your pets are welcome to join the fun!

PRIME LOCATION DOWNTOWN BRAND NEW LOFT ROANOKE 105
Roanoke, Virginia, United States
217 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the place itself was very cozy and the amenities were great
neil’s space is in a good spot in town in a quiet apartment building
Cleanliness:
very clean and updated
everything was very clean and comfortable
this was a very clean dog friendly apartment
neils place was super clean and nicely decorated
the airbnb was very clean
Host:
super responsive and helpful host
neil was an awesome host
neil is an outstanding host and so helpful
super 5 star host
neil was a great host and had good food suggestions
Location:
walking distance to a beautiful greenway system
close to restaurants and easy parking
the apartment is in a great location for exploring downtown or the grandin village area
it was a great location within roanoke
amazing place and location very close to al roanoke has to offer
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2. A rustic home built in the 1900s (from USD 73)

The cabin is renovated with light wood decor, warm light, and furnishing making this place feel comfortable and snug throughout the guests’ stay. Centrally located in Old Historic District, this property easily sleeps up to two people. Along with this, there is a secluded courtyard just behind the Bent Oaks Manor, which was inhabited by the family’s gardener once upon a time. Besides, it is also a dog-friendly place, and if you are looking for shopping malls, breweries, or restaurants, they are all just nearby.

The Gardener's Cabin at Bent Oaks Manor
Roanoke, Virginia, United States
702 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the sheets were extremely comfortable
also the most comfortable bed ever and beautiful artwork on the walls
we were thankful for the a/c since it was super hot out during our stay
great place not as small as it seems and very comfortable
teeny shower but we managed :)
Cleanliness:
everything was clean and neat
quiet safe clean and was exactly as advertised
a nice quiet clean place
affordable clean easy check in
the place was clean and the bed was comfortable
Host:
meredith is an amazing host
she provided helpful recommendations for things to do our first time in roanoke
meredith is an excellent host with quick communications
meredith is an excellent host and responds quickly
meredith was helpful and quick to respond to our questions
Location:
super cute cottage great location
convenient location in a very peaceful neighborhood
the location is great
great location walking distance to downtown roanoke
such a cute little place in a quiet neighborhood close to downtown
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3. A spacious property for six (from USD 130)

Situated in Downtown Roanoke, this property is a brand-new space located within comfortable surroundings, and also near the happening places in town including hip restaurants, breweries, shopping centers, and a vibrant nightlife. The three-bedroom property comprises a full kitchen, one bath, and a living room equipped with modern facilities. All the rooms are provided with a flat-screen TV too. The white walls and wood furnishings make this space look large, warm, and extremely comfortable.

COZY PRIVATE 3 BEDROOM APARTMENT HIGH END SLEEP 6
Roanoke, Virginia, United States
568 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there are cool amenities and features such as the cell chargers and bedside lamps
the furniture was very comfortable especially the beds
nice thoughtful touches like flowers in the bathroom
very clean ac kept place nice and cool nice amenities (like chargers in every room)
had nice touches coffee and soap in the shower
Cleanliness:
pretty clean and neat
super clean and spacious apartment
super clean and comfortable space
space was clean a and nicely decorated
clean roomy and awesome
Host:
nice place good host
neil is a great host very quickly answering all questions
super responsive and kind host
neil is a great host and is quite considerate of his guests
neil is a great host and very quick to respond
Location:
great location quiet neighborhood while being very close to downtown
good location with easy access
the location was perfect
close to downtown and beautiful hiking
great place and super close to everything
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4. A Victorian-era cottage with modern facilities (from USD 59)

This beautiful Victorian cottage in Roanoke is a remarkable example of the architectural wonders inspired by the Queen Anne-style in the Old Southwest. The property comes with French porch columns, which is rarely seen on any other houses in the neighborhood. The unit is equipped with modern amenities required for all your daily needs. The cottage also retains its original pine floors. There are a plethora of attractions for you to explore, which are located close to this property.

Private Room in Charming Victorian Cottage
Roanoke, Virginia, United States
620 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in residential home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the window ac made the room at a good temperature
friendly cat and the cat did not come in our room
i napped took a lovely hot bath and got a great night's sleep on the wonderfully comfortable bed
the space is inviting cozy and filled with unique touches
quiet room nice big bath tub
Cleanliness:
very clean and comfortable
very clean private and comfortable
clean and quiet place to sleep
very clean and the hostess elaine was very friendly
accommodation is spotlessly clean with many appealing artistic touches
Host:
the hosts are fantastic
the hosts were very helpful and courteous
the hosts were very helpful with information about roanoke
warm friendly hosts and good conversationalists
thanks for your kind hospitality
Location:
the location is fantastic basically 6-10 minutes away from everything via bike in the downtown area
good eating places within walking distance
this place is cozy cute and close to everything
in a great location with fun activities and restaurants around
great location as i was heading to jefferson college
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5. A private hilltop home in Downtown Roanoke (from USD 139)

The property sitting on a hilltop house is located in the center of Downtown Roanoke. The unit easily accommodates six guests with three bedrooms, one bathroom, a kitchen, and a free parking facility. The location is a great hideout spot, away from the bustling city even when it is nestled in the center. You will get to use the private balcony where you can read a book, enjoy a cup of coffee, or indulge in the classic evening shenanigans.

Private Hilltop House in Central Downtown Roanoke
Roanoke, Virginia, United States
415 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
neil's place was great comfy couch terrific coffee maker great beds what more could you want
beds were comfortable and the ac kept things cool during a hot week
we enjoyed our stay at neil's place especially the comfortable beds balcony and big tv in the living room
it is quite roomy and has a comfy living room to relax in and a nice kitchen
beds were very comfortable
Cleanliness:
the house was clean and modern
clean nicely decorated place with plenty of room
super clean and comfortable highly recommend
this place was very spacious clean and decorated nicely
this place was very nice it was very clean and modern it felt very homey which was comforting
Host:
neil was a great host
neil was a great host
owner was very hospitable and communicated great
neil is a wonderful host and the unit is fantastic
neil was a great host and provided travel tips and little extras
Location:
great location and great price
the location is great close to downtown but also quiet
wonderful location close to downtown and the market area
wonderful place nicely updated great location
very nice place good location
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6. A beautiful private property with modern amenities (from USD 86)

The private property, once a residence to poker games and a band practice, has been modernly updated with stylish decor and convenient surroundings. There is a refurbished basement that features a bath, a kitchen, and a laundry room. This 700 square feet (65 square meters) home is a great accommodation option for travelers who are looking forward to relaxing from their chaotic lifestyles. Check out O. Winston Link Museum and History, Black Dog Salvage, Virginia Museum of Transportation, Mill Mountain Star, and Centre In The Square while here.

Ms Helen's Down Under - Private, Luxurious & Fun
Roanoke, Virginia, United States
472 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we loved enjoying the flowers and cozy seating
this is an amazing space and an incredibly comfortable stay
it is one nice basement with washer/dryer full kitchen bathroom and living room and 2 sweet tv’s
great little apartment space with all the amenities and close to downtown
this little place was so cute from the outdoor patio space to the living room and bedroom
Cleanliness:
very clean and well stocked
super clean and well appointed
cozy sparkling clean thoughtful touches
super clean quiet and private
it’s clean and well-appointed
Host:
response time from the host was super fast and friendly
the hosts are very responsive and attentive
the owners are super to work with
i had a great time and the hosts are so kind and giving
she felt very safe and said the bed was more comfortable than hers at home
Location:
very nice location and beautifully decorated
the location was perfect and close to everything we needed to get to over the weekend
a cozy place in a beautiful town close to a downtown and the outdoors
great location and description is very accurate
the location is excellent - close to everything and ubers were affordable
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7. A renovated home in the city center (from USD 86)

Once a historical building, has now been renovated into a stunning apartment in downtown. Situated close to multiple attractions, the property is right above Downshift Bikes & Brews and the Appalachian Trail Conservancy. For all the shopping lovers, there are multiple shopping spaces nearby. The house easily accommodates up to four guests with one bedroom, a bathroom, a well-equipped kitchen, a cozy living room, and a rooftop patio. It also offers an off-street parking facility.

Historic Rooftop Loft Apartment Downtown
Roanoke, Virginia, United States
405 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it gets great light throughout and had a comfortable couch and bed
there were plenty of amenities most notably the free parking laundry comfy couch and stocked kitchen
this apartment fit my needs perfectly
be sure to check out downshift downstairs for coffee kombucha breakfast etc
the bed is amazingly comfortable and the apartment made for a cozy stay
Cleanliness:
it was impeccably clean as well
very clean and very spacious
stylish sparkling clean and very comfortable
it was super clean and very well decorated
the space was clean comfortable and convenient for our stay
Host:
steven and kelsey are great hosts
hosts were terrific
thank you for being such a great host
stephen was a great host
stephen the host checked in to make sure everything was going ok
Location:
lovely condo in a great location downtown
great location and stylish space
the location of the apartment is great and downtown is within walking distance
excellent and very convenient location
very close to popular hikes / mountain bike trails as well
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8. A historic house perfect for two (from USD 99)

The exquisite carriage house located in the Old Southwest District in Roanoke was built in 1910 is an absolute dream house for any traveler. The property has recently been renovated to offer a safe place and comfort for all the guests. It showcases all the original artworks of the owner’s work, artisan goods, and local antiques. The house also has access to the front porch and the garden. It is perfect for two guests and comes with a cozy living room, a bathroom, a bedroom, and a kitchen, enough to accommodate your daily needs.

The Carriage House at Bent Oaks Manor
Roanoke, Virginia, United States
335 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
nice space with fully equipped kitchen
i loved the added touch of a faux fireplace heater in the living room
the house itself was well-stocked comfortable and a fun mix of modern and historical touches
the place was comfortable and equipped with everything one needs
from the cozy fireplace to the comfortable bed our stay was carefree and enjoyable
Cleanliness:
very clean and quiet place
very clean and safe
super clean and everything you need
it was clean and welcoming
quiet and clean
Host:
a gorgeous property with such nice hosts
meredith proved to be an excellent host
meredith was a wonderful and responsive host
meredith is a very helpful and thoughtful host
meredith was responsive to all questions and we'd be happy to stay here again
Location:
great location and close to downtown
what a great location
interesting to walk through neighborhood
easy 20 minute walk to downtown restaurants
excellent location to downtown via walk or quick drive/ride
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9. A cozy property with a calming atmosphere (from USD 41)

This private unit in Roanoke overlooks the picturesque views of the Roanoke Valley, perfect for a couple. It is situated close to all the city’s amenities, where all the coolest breweries, shops, and eateries are located.

This Roanoke, Virginia, vacation rental comes with a kitchen, a living room, as well as a bedroom and a bathroom. If you want to relax, unwind, and prefer chilling outside, there is a deck in the unit offering serene views. Along with this, the property also gives access to an infrared sauna downstairs.

Quiet Retreat with Amazing Mountain Views & Sauna
Roanoke, Virginia, United States
118 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in residential home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the house is clean and comfortable with a nice deck and view out back
loved the view spacious house with large kitchen
nice clean home with a comfortable bed very quiet great view from the back deck
nineteen offered a warm welcome and the room was lovely
the room is all you need for a peaceful and comfortable stay
Cleanliness:
super clean and easy
very nice clean comfortable space
very comfortable clean and quiet space
the bathroom and shower were clean and i marveled at how clean the sink was when i shaved
the place is clean and well furnished
Host:
the host is really great
ninette is a wonderful host
ninette is a great host
she was very communicative throughout and her co-host jess was so helpful
she was friendly and helpful
Location:
very good location very quiet
place was very cute and welcoming
i would definitely stay at this location again
great place to get away from it all
great location and view
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10. A luxe loft in Bent Oaks Manor (from USD 162)

Traveling to Roanoke for a romantic retreat? This third-floor loft at Bent Oaks Manor is best suited for couples! The single bedroom boasts a cozy mid-century vibe and is fitted with a luxurious king-sized bed. The open-concept main living area has plenty of spaces for a relaxing stay.

It has a huge kitchen with a funky red fridge and a dining area by the large dormer window. The home also has other upscale features like a spa-like bathroom with a standalone tub and an indoor fireplace.

The Loft at Bent Oaks Manor
Roanoke, Virginia, United States
101 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire loft 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
extensive original artwork and comfortable amenities
beautiful apartment with many amenities
the bed was like sleeping on a cloud
great location beautiful amenities and comfortable sleeping quarters
thoughtful in provision of coffee for breakfast with a full kitchen
Cleanliness:
immaculately clean
very courteous and accommodating as well as well designed and very clean
it is decorated beautifully and we couldn't have felt safer when it came to cleanliness
such a great place to stay in roanoke the loft was cozy comfortable clean and charming
Host:
great hospitality and responsive to messages
and she was very responsive whenever we contacted her during our trip
the absolute coolest place to stay great host amazing loft in a great location
meredith is also a very responsive host
the host put many thoughtful touches in the space
Location:
a wonderful stay in an awesome location
amazing space in a great location
great location in central roanoke convenient to everything and very reasonably priced
the location in close proximity to downtown and its myriad of dining and entertainment options is superb
if you need a relaxing getaway in a charming location then stay here
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11. A quaint cottage in Grandin Village

The private cottage, located in the historic Grandin Village, is a cozy, quaint space that is perfect for travelers who love to be immersed in nature. The property is great for couples, business travelers, or the ones who seek more privacy during their vacation. It offers a fully equipped kitchen, a bath, a bedroom, and a living room, as well as an ample parking space with a private entrance. Guests can check out attractions like the Taubman Museum of Art, Mill Mountain Star, O. Winston Link Museum and History, and Mill Mountain Zoo among others.

The Cottage at Ingleside | in Grandin Village
Roanoke, Virginia, United States
111 reviews
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the wi-fi signal is strong
highly recommended kristen and jesse provide a wonderfully cozy accommodation complete with traditional antique furnishings and modern amenities
they also have a cute iron board dining table with stools in the living room
we walked to scratch for breakfast and pops to enjoy an evening ice cream cone
tissues water bottles coffees snacks and a fully equipped kitchen were also nice touches
Cleanliness:
everything was spotlessly clean
the place is clean and quiet
the apartment was clean and well appointed
kristin and jesse’s space was exactly as described-clean spacious and beautiful
lovely unit very clean and comfortable
Host:
very nice hosts
the directions they sent before our stay were helpful
hosts were very thoughtful and responsive
fabulous hosts fabulous place thank you for allowing me to share your home as it was wonderful
the hosts thought of everything to make our stay more comfortable
Location:
great location within easy walking distance of grandin village and short hop to downtown
the location was great too
the location is perfect and just a quick walk to downtown grandin
this particular location is wonderful
a gem of a place and very located with easy access to so much
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12. A rustic loft in downtown Roanoke

This cozy loft exudes a whole rustic vibe the moment you step inside. Situated in the heart of downtown Roanoke, the open-concept loft apartment is spacious and well furnished. The property features a snug living room with a foosball table, a bedroom, a bathroom, and a kitchen. This apartment in Roanoke, VA, comes with all the amenities you would need on a daily basis. And it is located at a walking distance from the breweries, parks, cafes, and restaurants.

Kirk Ave C Loft in Downtown Roanoke
Roanoke, Virginia, United States
12 reviews
Entire loft 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Explore the beauty of Roanoke

No matter when you visit, the city offers the same activities and attractions for the visitors to experience in Roanoke. This unique city exudes a distinct tradition and culture. And staying at any of the Airbnb’s is an amazing way to explore the interesting elements the city offers.

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Born in Mumbai and brought up in Bangalore, India, Aarti is a full-time freelance writer by profession. She is a lover of everything the ‘blue dot’ offers—world cultures, off-the-beaten tracks,...Read more

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