15 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Kansas City, Missouri - Updated 2021

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Kansas City and its landmarks are more than just a haphazard assortment of appealing history. They’re as much a part of the city’s character as jazz music, historic fountains or barbecues. From memorials to murals and sculptures, they’re all made in recognition of those who shaped the identity of Kansas City and are symbols of the vitality of the residents and hints of those they’ve lost - each relevant in their own way to the city’s unique culture. Read on to find the best Airbnbs in Kansas City, Missouri.

1. Cozy carriage house in historic Waldo neighborhood (from USD 50)

Bright, airy, and tastefully decorated with minimalist aesthetics, this carriage house located in the heart of Waldo provides cozy accommodations for up to four guests. The spacious lot in which it sits is next to a park and a lot of walking trails, making it a good choice for guests with active lifestyles. The house has a fully equipped kitchen, a sleeping area fitted with a queen bed a queen-sized sofa sleeper, a full bathroom, a TV, and Wi-Fi.

Cozy Carriage House in Historic Waldo Neighborhood
Kansas City, Missouri, United States
58 reviews
Entire apartment 0 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the place was a cute cozy little cottage that had everything we needed for our getaway
the bed was incredibly comfortable 10/10 would recommend
the apartment is so beautiful and made with lots of love for details
very clean and comfortable
super clean and great communication
place was clean quiet and the neighbors had a cute dog i made friends with
the apartment was really clean
it was very comfortable and immaculately clean
the hosts were very friendly and helpful as well
communication with host was easy and entrance/departure process a no-brainer
ryan was quick to respond and super helpful
a great size for a weekend getaway the hosts were super easy to communicate with and extremely friendly
lovely space great location and very communicative hosts
the location was amazing
the location and price is unbeatable the park next to the location is great for
great place to stay in a fun location lots of shops and restaurants close by within driving distance
this a cute little place to stay while you’re in kc
a nice place to walk
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2. Stylish urban duplex (from USD 78)

This duplex is located in a quiet neighborhood, near abundant dining and shopping facilities and public transportation. It has a clean, bright, and private bathroom, washer and dryer, HDTV, DVD player, and fiber-optic WiFi. A full kitchen is available, including a glass top dining table, with chairs. You can relax on the front porch on the swing or at the table in the private back yard.

Tropical! Urban walk to Q39 BBQ 39 St Shops KUMC
Kansas City, Missouri, United States
339 reviews
Entire house 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great amenities such as; wifi washer and dryer ruku coffee maker etc
the extra mattress folded up in the closet was actually the most comfortable
quiet comfortable great furnishings gorgeous plants and artwork
the beds even the rollaway mattress i slept in was comfortable
lots of plants and comfortable furniture
clean quiet and very peaceful
the whole house was clean and cozy
it was clean and had everything we needed
the duplex is quiet and very clean
clean house easy to work with
very nice host
jim was a nice host and accommodating
jim is a perfect host
jim was a great host
host was there to great us
super close to downtown
great central location to kc attractions and close enough to downtown too
good location to get to good food
great value in good location
location is a quick drive to many popular spots in kc
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3. Quirky homestay (from USD 35)

This room is located upstairs within a five bedroom, two bathroom house, in historic Hyde Park - the core of the city vibes. The room includes a full bed, twin bed, chair and desk. Guests have access to the kitchen, the romantic swing on the porch, a trampoline, fireplace, and garden. The location is within five to fifteen minutes of all the city’s attractions, restaurants, and entertainment venues.

The Circus: A Holistic Homestay: Room3
Kansas City, Missouri, United States
555 reviews
Private room in house 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
easy to find great wifi
cute room warm as described but fans made it comfortable (and it was the hottest weekend of the year)
room and home were lovely and the deck in the back was great in the evenings
the bed was super comfortable
the owner prepared many amenities we can use so it was really comfortable to stay 4 days there
a clean and artistic space
very clean comfortable room
clean towels soap and shampoo
very comfortable and clean house
thoughtful touches and very clean
christi was a great host
christi is an awesome host who was very responsive to any questions we had
friendly cats were the best welcome party :)
greeted by two friendly cats
christi is a great host: very generous of spirit and considerate
the location is amazing
a good location to get to the downtown area
cool place great location great price
easy to get to any location in kc via bus system
good location if you want to sightsee kc
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4. Downtown vintage loft with incredible views (from USD 1000)

Located within walking distance from the renowned Power & Light District, this vintage apartment in downtown Kansas City is also near River Market and the Old Spaghetti Factory. The place sports vintage brick walls and wooden beam ceilings that go well with its modern furnishing. Fitted with a queen bed and an additional futon mattress, the unit can accommodate four guests. It features a full bathroom, a well-equipped kitchen, and a dining area. You can even enjoy mornings and evenings looking out the window and admiring the amazing view of the city.

SOHO Loft Downtown KC near Power & Light District
Kansas City, Missouri, United States
8 reviews
Entire loft 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
very clean and comfortable
really nice apartment in a great location host communicated well and provided solid directions
stephen was quick to respond and helpful would highly recommend
awesome location with some cool options within walking distance
great stylish place in a fantastic location
its a great location stylish and very comfortable
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5. The Brew Haus, close to a coffee shop and brewery (from USD 82)

The Brew Haus is old fashioned and quite comfortable, but since it’s old, it is being continuously renovated as time allows and they promise to keep the power tools hidden during your stay. The Brew Haus has been modernized, with central cooling and heating and there is a washing machine available for your use if required. Your room has a new, full-sized bed that comfortably sleeps two people and the kitchen is available for your use.

The Brew Haus- walk to a coffee shop or brewery!
Kansas City, Missouri, United States
424 reviews
Entire house 3 Beds 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfortable sleeping and living room accommodations
wonderful stay safe access to wifi and easy to contact the owners would recommend in kansas city 10/10
beds are super comfortable and there's a great drive thru coffee shop nearby
plenty room for a family to stay or a group of friends
it’s clean and comfy
super clean comfy and cool
the house was clean and cozy
a clean well taken care of place
the brewhaus was a great clean affordable stay
much bigger than expected the owner was friendly and communicative
great communications with the host thanks again
the hosts were super helpful with great bbq recommendations would definitely stay again
great stay hosts were very communicative and helpful :)
the hosts were super responsive and gave great suggestions for things to do
great location close to everything but not too close
the location was perfect
easy walk to bars
this place was perfectly located for our event
seemed safe and secure parking is limited great location
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6. Vintage boutique apartment with historical-inspired Victorian decor (from USD 136)

Be transported back in time when you spend a night in this carefully refurbished and restored townhouse in Southmoreland. Taking inspiration from its Victorian history, while blending in modern-era furnishing and decor, this lavishly decorated room will amaze visiting guests. Art pieces and antiques will serve to visually enhance your overall trip experience. If you’re still keen on more artistic treats, you can simply visit the nearby museums and art institutes, which are only four blocks away, or take a 10-minute drive to the heart of city. This is definitely one of the best Airbnbs in Kansas City that you can get.

Boutique Apartment Stay in a Refurbished Victorian Home
Kansas City, Missouri, United States
183 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
i was a fan
the air conditioning did a very good job keeping the steamy summer heat at bay
jaymi hosted an adorable apartment
we greatly enjoyed our stay here our only complaint would be the noise from the upstairs apartment
the bed was comfortable and the space is gorgeous
beautiful clean space communication was thorough and timely
also very clean
it was super charming clean and comfortable
jaymi's airbnb is clean and bright shabby chic decor very comfortable
jaymi's apartment was lovely clean and spacious
she was very responsive
host was responsive and helpful
jaymi was a great host and answered all my questions quickly
jaymi is very communicative and responded quickly to any questions and was a great host
excellent location; easy walk to art museums
great space and location
this is a lovely apartment close to westport
great location and place to stay close to everything very satisfied
it is a great location
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7. Minimalist modern Strawberry Hill home (from USD 62)

Stay in this upstairs apartment close to Kansas City center. The cozy studio accommodates two people with one bed and a bathroom. There’s a kitchenette space with a hotplate, mini-fridge, and a microwave. There’s a private deck for you to enjoy and a couch in the living area. The place is within walking distance of some restaurants and shops.

Your hosts are happy to give ideas on local entertainment and things to do around the city. They don’t live on the property but are close by if you need them. However, there is a tenant on the bottom floor. Nevertheless, you have a private entrance to the studio.

Minimalist Modern Strawberry Hill Get-Away Home
Kansas City, Kansas, United States
524 reviews
Entire house 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the couch can be slept on too and it is also comfortable
there was a generous amount of snacks kitchen utensils bathroom supplies and other amenities provided
it’s an adorable apartment with great amenities
the air conditioning wasn’t the best so it was a little warm but everything else was good
the room was spacious and the extra touches (photos and book) that jessica included were outstanding
very clean and well appointed space
so so clean and comfortable
it was exceptionally clean
outstanding and extremely clean space
very clean well decorated and comfortable
the host was very helpful
the host was super responsive to all of our questions
the host was generous and very quick to respond
we walked into a very nice welcoming note from the host
she was an awesome host great with communication
convenient location and very cool interior
great place close to everything will be back again
jessica’s place is beautiful and well located
jessica’s place is very cute and cozy
super close access to the hwy to get wherever you want to go
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8. Margaret's Place in the heart of Kansas City (from USD 79)

Margaret’s place is an apartment in the heart of Kansas City that sleeps two guests in one bedroom. The Hyde Park District accommodation comes with a private entrance. The kitchen is fully equipped and there’s work-friendly space, TV, WiFi and a living area. Thoughtful extras like snacks may surprise you.

Guests love the way the super host is so accommodating, providing information about places of interest in the city. The unit comes with two bicycles which you can use to explore. Just two blocks away you’ll find nightlife, bars, and restaurants. In Broadway, also a block away, you’ll find buses that service the area.

Apartment In the Heart of KC (Margaret's Place)
Kansas City, Missouri, United States
392 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great amenities and super cozy
we also appreciated the fresh flowers in the bathroom as well as the comfortable environment all around
great amenities as well the kitchen was stocked with snacks and beer from a local brewery
every room was well lit and decorated beautiful
the shower has a funny step down due to raised floor
super clean and comfortable
wonderfully clean and carefully maintained space
extremely clean and lots of space
the place was clean & comfortable
very clean and cozy with some nice touches
the host was fantastic
wonderful hosts with a lovely home
hosts were very kind and knowledgeable about the area
bob is a great host
host was so kind and really takes great care to make his airbnb exceptional
the location was super convenient and close to downtown
perfect location close to downtown kc
well located and easy to get downtown quickly
great spot walking distance to westport restaurants
great location for getting around kansas city
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9. Garden retreat and healing house

This Airbnb rental in Kansas City is close to everything and it sits on a hillside, overlooking downtown. It is very safe and very quiet and located in a neighborly cul-de-sac. Convenient retail shops and restaurants are close by. The kitchen has a fridge, other appliances, and cabinets. The living room has a Smart TV with Netflix and the bedroom has all the space you will need.

Namaste McKay Eco-Retreat 1
Kansas City, Kansas, United States
143 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the house is filled with beautiful art and the room i stayed in spacious and soothing
cynthia offered me breakfast and coffee in the morning and offered great conversation
i really like the himalyan salt lamp in the room
the bed was super comfortable
the beds were very comfortable and the neighborhood was safe
very comfortable bed and clean private room
cynthia has got a clean and nice apartment in a quiet neighborhood
comfy bed and clean bathroom
the room was very clean
the place was very nice and clean
cynthia was a wonderful host
cynthia was a great host
cynthia was a great host
cynthia was a great host
cynthia is a wonderful host
very nice location and very nice hostess
the location is great within a short drive of basically anywhere in kc
it is located very close to some great restaurants and bars
really good and close distance to a lively nightlife and only a few minutes drive from downtown
peaceful but close to great restaurants and shops
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10. Suite with kitchenette

You have sole use of the entire third story of the home in this Midtown community. The bedroom is spacious, with a king-size bed and a table workspace. The suite includes a full-size bath, a kitchenette with microwave and mid-size fridge, and a private keyless entry - the code will be provided to you the day before your arrival. The back deck and front porch are also available to you, to lounge around and relax.

Guest Suite with Kitchenette - Midtown/Westport
Kansas City, Missouri, United States
299 reviews
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the fully stocked kitchenette and bathroom made the stay super easy
the space was very comfortable and allowed for room to stretch out
there were many nice amenities that i used like the apple tv with a variety of streaming services
the third floor space was great and the bed was super comfy
the one bedroom plus living room & kitchenette in the attic is very spacious and nicely decorated
very clean and cozy layout
the apartment is very clean and quiet
the suite was very clean and private
the space was very clean and perfect for our stay
as good as it is advertised great suite extremely clean and surprisingly spacious
bonnie was a wonderful host
perfect hosts thanks
bonnie and her husband were great hosts and super responsive to any questions we had
hosts were very accommodating in allowing me a somewhat later check in time which was greatly appreciated
bonnie and her husband were great hosts
in a good location too
the location was great within walking distance (1-1
also - the location was great
i love the location and the neighborhood is great
fantastic place in a wonderful location
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11. Cozy bungalow next to Joes KC, Westport, & Plaza

This charming bungalow is snuggled in the core of Kansas City and located for fast access to the hotspots of KC. It is within walking distance to world famous Joes KC BBQ, just a few blocks south of the Boulevard Brewery, and just minutes west of the historic Westport District and the Country Club Plaza. You will thoroughly enjoy your sleep in the private bedroom on the comfortable, queen-size mattress. Don’t miss out on renting this romantic Airbnb in Kansas City.

Cozy Bungalow next to Joes KC, Westport, & Plaza!
98 reviews
Private room 1 Bed 2 Guests

12. Cozy cottage in the city

Your cottage home away from home is in central KC and is only 10 minutes away from the Westport/Plaza district. You have access to everywhere in the house, except the basement. Your cozy cottage includes a delightful mix of contemporary amenities and vintage furniture provides just the right amount of character to allow you to call this cottage a temporary home.

Home away from Home, Cozy Cottage in the city
57 reviews
Entire house 1 Bed 3 Guests

13. Plaza/Westport neighborhood home

This is a room in an old, three bedroom home, that is perfect for someone on a budget. It is in a perfect location in the city and the guest rooms are always clean for your stay. The bedroom has a full-sized bed and a workspace. The home is only a few blocks away from fine dining, entertainment, and city attractions.

Plaza/Westport neighborhood home Room 1
131 reviews
Private room 1 Bed 1 Guests

14. Lovely private room

Located in Old Hyde Park, Kansas City, this value priced accommodation is a private room with a private entrance and private bath. The room comes with a study table and chair, heater and air conditioning, and a walk-in closet. It is the perfect Airbnb experience. The location is only minutes from shopping malls, the Kaufman Art Center, and many other attractions and sights you will not want to miss during your stay.

Private Room in Kansas City, MO

15. Zelda's urban retreat

Do you want to stay in an accommodation that is private, yet allows you to experience the vibes of the city? Well, this is it! It is close to all of the attractions, dining, and entertainment venues of Kansas City. You have a private entrance through the back door of the duplex and the rear section of the duplex is all yours, including the kitchen, dining room, living room, and bedroom.

Zelda's Urban Retreat #2 (Back of Duplex)
Kansas City, Missouri, United States
312 reviews
Entire house 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the space was large and comfortable and had everything we needed
the space was very comfortable
bathroom and bedroom were fantastic
clean and organized
clean place and snazzy layout
the place was clean and quaint
everything was clean and ready for us as soon as we arrived
super clean and fun space would love to stay again :)
great host always quick to answer questions
great host definitely will be booking again
jana was a great host she always responded quickly and was very accommodating
what an awesome place jana is an amazing host will certainly stay again
jana was very welcoming and hospitable
cute backyard close to downtown kc
great location just a few minutes uber away from anything downtown
cute place in kc close to all the hot spots
really like the house and the location of the house
such a cute and unique space that is so close to downtown and great shopping/eating
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A flourishing love affair with water fountains, this is Kansas City

Along with all of the usual attractions, fine dining, entertainment, and extraordinary accommodations, you must see all of the water fountains in the Kansas City region. There are over 200 of these enchanting and playful waterworks, hence Kansas City is also known as the ‘City of Fountains’. We hope these Airbnb vacation rentals available in Kansas City will accommodate everything you require when booking a stay for your business trip or vacation.

Frequently asked questions about best Airbnbs in Kansas City, Missouri

1. Which Airbnbs in Kansas City are closest to the Municipal Airport?

This modern minimalist home and The Brew Haus are two of the closest accommodations to the Municipal Airport.

2. What are the best romantic Airbnb in Kansas City?

If you want to experience a romantic stay in Kansas City, check out this cool urban duplex or this gorgeous vintage boutique apartment.

3. What are the best pet-friendly Airbnbs in Kansas City?

If you want to bring along your pet with you, you don’t have to fret. Stay in either this gorgeous boutique apartment or this cozy retreat and healing house, where both you and your furry friend are welcome.

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