Many of us travel to Lexington, KY for different purposes. Maybe you are on a business trip or trying to get a peaceful weekend or maybe you are on vacation; whatever it may be, you’ll need a place to stay. You can stay in budget hotels or historic hotels. But where’s the fun in that? Hotels are usually a lot of hassle. It’s a hit-or-miss situation when it comes to service, which is usually impersonal.
Why not try a rental accommodation? You can be a part of someone else’s family for some time. It can be a new and refreshing experience. Be it for just a night or a whole summer, these rental accommodations will make your stay memorable. Don’t forget to check out our list of the best Airbnb vacation rentals in Lexington, KY, on a budget.
For a budget-friendly space, this townhouse comes fully furnished and complete with modern conveniences. Central air conditioning and heating are available at this rental. For indoor entertainment, Wi-fi and a high-definition TV are provided as well.
As the place is centrally located in the downtown area, you can enjoy easy access to several points of interest, including parks and tourist hot spots. There are also plenty of restaurants near the property if you want to check out some local food options during your stay.
Bellaire Flat at Legacy Trail
Top guest reviewsbed was comfy apartment was clean shower was dreamy mini kitchen…all the amenities for a travelerbed is super comfortablesuper clean nice bathroom and showereverything was clean and nice but the bathroom looked like it was not cleaned before our arrivalnice place clean new and tidylenny's place is very nice and clean and we did enjoy our staynice quiet place clean liked the location
Host:great little spot host was very responsivehost was easy to communicate with and answered questions within 10 minutesour stay in lenny’s place went very smoothly check-in and communication with the host was very easy & quickquality features and very communicative thanksRead more reviewsits a cute place in a decent locationwe loved the locationgreat place near the lexington centerawesome place to stay super cute and great location if you like brewery’sright down the street from west sixth brewing and other great places
NoLi Shipping Container is a unique retreat suitable for couples and solo adventurers. The rental offers a cosy living space without compromising modern comforts. There are cooking basics in the kitchen and Wi-fi throughout the premises. Air conditioning and heating are provided as well. The property also boasts a private deck with seating so you’ll have a spot to relax and enjoy the views during your stay.
Some notable places nearby include Castlewood Park, Keeneland, and downtown. With free parking spaces on the streets, you can bring your car and explore other attractions surrounding the North Limestone area.
Modern & Unique * NoLi Shipping ContainerLexington, Kentucky, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthis place is so comfortable and sun-filledthe bed was comfortable the shower fabulous and the deck lovelyas small as everything was the shipping container was very modern well appointed and comfortableawesome space every bit of space was utilized in a great way the bed was so comfortablei worked three full days from the table in the kitchen area and it was wonderfulvery clean and cozyadorable and very clean great communicationthe space was clean and invitinggreat value for a clean easy place to stayso clean cute and cozy for a single traveler
Host:very friendly hostscheck in process was smooth and the host was very responsive with any inquirieswe loved every second & tara is a great hostRead more reviewsgreat location phenomenal showerit’s close enough that you can walk downtown for great food and whiskeybeing so close to the greyline station was awesome where there's many amazing restaurants to choose fromgreat little space in a convenient location in lexingtona wonderful little house in a nice neighborhood to walk around in
Nestled in the heart of Lexington is The Walton House, a beautifully furnished cottage ideal for small groups. Its convenient location places guests close to several tourist spots, including breweries, boutiques, restaurants, and coffee shops. With street parking available, guests can bring their cars to reach more attractions in Lexington.
Inside the house are modern amenities for a relaxing stay. In addition to air conditioning and central heating, amenities such as Wi-fi and a TV are provided as well. Guests who prefer homemade meals over local food options can also use the kitchen with cooking essentials.
The Walton House #3 - clean & cozy 1 bedroomSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe furniture (like the couch) is definitely more stylish than it is comfortablethe bed was extremely comfortableit would have been nice to have a washcloth available for showeringa lovely clean and comfortable apartmenteverything was clean and cozy and would definitely stay there againthe place was very clean and decorated very nicelythe place was clean lively and super comfortablegreat space clean and smells nice
Host:the hosts were very responsive and helpfulthe shared laundry is especially handy for this unit and is helpful for longer staysgreat place the owners did a great job making the place welcomingthanks to the hosts would recommend without hesitancethey were very responsive fixing a technical issue with the booking within minutes of our requestRead more reviewsperfect location and close to everythinggreat location close to shops and restaurantswalking distance from at least one interesting restaurant and coffeeshop and a short drive to downtown lexingtonthe location is extremely safe and was conveniently close to great restaurants down the blockclose to downtown and felt very safe
Situated in a historic building, this one-bedroom apartment is an ideal starting point for tourists in Lexington. It is conveniently near entertainment venues, restaurants, breweries, and downtown attractions – guests will have no shortage of things to do during their stay.
After a whole day of touring the city, the rental has a comfortable living space to rest and relax. It comes with heating, air conditioning, Wi-fi, and a TV. Home cooks will find a fully equipped kitchen ready for their cooking prowess.
The Blue House ApartmentLexington, Kentucky, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsgreat location immaculately clean and beautiful garden courtyard the only downside is the mattress isn't super comfortablecomfortable space for two peopleclean comfortable and well equippedthe place is spotless and hugefantastic deal super clean spaciousvery clean and has everything one needswe had a wonderful stay the apartment was very clean and had everything we needed
Host:host was very nice thoughthanks for being a great hostlester is the best host we have ever hadlester was a great host and communicated well with us about anything happeninggreat host with great communicationRead more reviewseasy access to many placescute little apartment that has everything you need and is close to many restaurants and entertainment spotsnice and cozy place not too far from downtown lexingtonthe blue house is a very comfortable cozy spot close to everything you needthis was a really cute place in a perfect part of town
This charming guest suite is an ideal home base for your getaway in Lexington. It boasts a prime location near the city’s top attractions, including craft breweries, sports venues, and shops. If you want to immerse yourself in nature, there are a number of horse farms and hiking spots nearby as well.
Features of the property include a separate entrance for privacy. During your stay, you can also enjoy access to the shared backyard and patio. Outdoor furniture and grilling equipment are provided if you want to dine al fresco. Other amenities also include heating, air conditioning, Wi-fi, and a TV.
Close to Keeneland Charming Guest SuiteLexington, Kentucky, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe space is modern yet cozy and the street is quiet and safevery comfortable space in a quiet neighborhoodvery clean and spaciousvery clean and accommodatingthe space itself is clean and stylishclean comfortable & very convenient localegreat clean studio at a reasonable price
Host:the owner beth was very welcoming and made us feel at homegreat host making sure we were comfortable throughoutsuper accommodating and friendly hostbeth’s hospitality is unsurpassed she is very accommodating friendly & available if neededbeth made sure we had everything we needed she was an awesome hostRead more reviewslocation was perfect for our trip to lexingtona perfect location for my weekend visitthe location was right off the main road in a cute little neighborhood near everythingbeth’s place was great awesome location close to downtownthe location is very convenient as well
Enjoy everything Southland has to offer by staying at this well-located abode. Nestled in a walkable neighborhood, it is just within walking distance of Kroger Field and minutes away from downtown establishments. Parking is free both on the premises and on the streets, so bringing your car on vacation is no problem.
Amenities at this rental include entertainment options such as Wi-fi, a sound system, and a TV. For comfort, air conditioning and central heating are provided as well. Just note that there is a train track behind the property in case loud noises are a concern to you.
Charming 1930 Bungalow - Entire Home w/ Guest BedSuperhost
Top guest reviewsclean cozy & comfortablewe enjoyed our stay would recommend it to anyone house was very cleanthe house was very clean and we enjoyed our stayan absolutely wonderful cottage clean updated classy landon is the perfect hostwas very cute and clean
Host:the host was very kind and the house is greatthe house was just as described and communication with host was perfect i’d recommend staying here to anyoneRead more reviewsthere are lots of good restaurants and things to do close byone of my best airbnb experiences very close to my work has a travel nurse very convenient and cozyvery clean excellent location landon communicated perfectlythe location is great and the house was extremely clean and decorated beautifully
The studio apartment has a full functioning kitchen, closet, laundry facility, TV with a Netflix subscription, and a bed/sitting room. The best part is that the apartment has a private entrance, so you can come and go as you please without worrying about disturbing the host.
The apartment is located in the heart of Lexington’s historic district. The dining table is an antique game table which you can also use as a work table. The entrance to the apartment is from an antique wooden staircase that was built in the original house in 1900. The guests have access to the whole apartment. You can also wander in the backyard where there is a kitchen garden with chickens! Miki will provide you with fresh eggs or seasonal vegetables if you ask her.
Miki is always happy to help out the guests if they need anything. It’s an amazing place to stay and have a generic Lexington experience!
Studio Apartment on Urban FarmLexington, Kentucky, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthere was wifi washer/dryer smart tv and other amenities that made the place really cozy and relaxingthe apartment was just as described and perfectly fit our needsit is truly a charming apartment in a historic district centrally localized in lexingtoni had to work from the apartment the first day internet connectivity was great including voice callsa cozy quaint place to get away loved the amenities and wonderful instructionsnice clean place very quietclean comfy cozy and quietvery clean and cozy highly recommendthe room was very clean and well decoratedcharming clean and stocked with everything you need
Host:miki was a great hosta lovely apartment with a lovely hostmiki was a great hostmiki was an outstanding hostalso the hosts were fantastic with providing check-in information via message before my arrivalRead more reviewsnice quiet place close to everythinggreat location and very quietclose to downtown and easily accessiblethis apartment is cute full of character and in a great locationloved the privacy of a residential location yet still walking distance from cool local spots
Close to the University of Kentucky this cozy studio is the perfect home away from home. It looks like a place from the tiny house nation! The furniture style and art add to the ‘cozy’ ambience. The studio is super clean and well kept. Abraham is a great host. He does his best to meet the guest’s needs. If you need anything or have any problems, his responses are prompt.
The apartment has amenities like a coffee pot, fridge, microwave, iron, etc. The neighborhood is quiet and the bed is very comfortable which results in the most amazing thing a human being could ever ask for, undisturbed sleep! If you are looking for a comfortable place with convenient location, this is the place for you!
COZY SUITE!!! UK Campus/Downtown/Rupp/Kroger Field
Top guest reviewsthe space is cute and has enough room for sleeping and includes many amenitieswe had a very comfortable stay in abraham's attic turned into living spacenice cozy place as describedas the listing states super cozy little apartment above another one of abraham’s listings that is completely separatewe especially appreciated the refrigerator with water and other essentials in the kitchen areaclean private and quietvery clean right on campusabraham's place was clean and comfortablesuper clean with a comfortable bedthe place was clean and well kept
Host:quaint home and very helpful hosthost was extremely responsive and helpfulhe was so accommodating and a thorough kind communicatorabraham was a great hostabraham is an excellent hostRead more reviewsperfect location close to stadiumthe location was perfect really close to the hospitalnice apartment in a good location not too far from downtowncute and perfect location surprisingly quietthe location is great; quiet street walking distance to campus and short drive to shopping and restaurants
This beautiful house is located in the suburbs, the best neighborhood to spend a peaceful weekend. The room is small and cozy with a mattress that you’ll fall in love with! Guests can use the washer and dryer and have full access to the kitchen, back yard garden and the sunken patio.
JoAnn and Derek are amazing hosts. They are welcoming, hospitable, and open minded. The couple loves to chat and get to know new people. They welcome pets in their house and they have a few of their own. I bet you’d love the sauna!
Cozy full size Temperpedic mattressLexington, Kentucky, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe wifi here was great which i very much appreciatedthe room itself is exactly as described and has a very comfortable bedshe was also very helpful at pointing out the amenities making my stay comfortablewe had our private space and time but also felt comfortable socializing in the common areasthe room was super cozy and privateclean & comfortable bedclean room and fresh towels were ready for meit was a very clean and quiet placemy suite was very clean and very neather house is really clean and well kept
Host:nice host and beautiful houseshe was also quite friendlyshe was very kind and helpful giving great advice about the areavery accommodating hosts; also hosts are just pretty solid people overalljoann and derick were excellent hostsRead more reviewsgood location in nice neighborhoodgreat location near tons of stuffconvenient location in a safe neighborhood with a friendly hostlocation is excellent for easy access around lexington and beyondgreat place to stay if working at uk just 6-8 min drive to uk
Owned by Shirley this beautiful house is located on the historic Mentelle Park. It is quite close to downtown Lexington but still gives the feeling of a suburban neighborhood. You’ll have easy access to Rupp Arena, KY Horse Park, Kentucky University as well as the Transylvania University.
The studio is located above their garage and has a private entrance. Dogs are allowed on the premises for an additional fee. Guests are provided with amenities such as TV, iron, air conditioning, internet and a fully functional kitchen. Shirley and Larry keep the place clean and comfortable for their guests. They both are very welcoming and always ready to help out!
Mentelle Park Guest HouseLexington, Kentucky, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthis charming carriage house style aptthe carriage house has all the amenities and is very comfortable and spaciousfurst rate this lovely loft has thoughtful touches - blankets snacks toiletries heater in the bathroomthe bed was super comfortable and we loved having the carriage house as our place to relaxthe bed slept well and the space is perfectly spaciousvery clean and comfortablevery clean and well appointed studio apartmentthe place is clean and quietthe carriage house was very clean and had a kentucky charmthe apartment was clean and spacious
Host:shirley was very responsive to any questions i hadshirley and larry are wonderful hostsshirley and larry are amazing hostshirley and larry are wonderful hostslarry and shirley were friendly fantastic hostsRead more reviewsthe location is greatgreat neighborhood and great locationan easy walk to downtownyou can walk to many great food places including spaldings bakerylocation is perfect for city center activities
William’s house is located in a quiet neighborhood and is close to the Kentucky Horse Park and downtown Lexington, where there are plenty of things to do. The room is nicely decorated and is super cozy. Guests have access to the kitchen, back yard, family room, and driveway. William offers breakfast to his guests. Amenities include TV, iron, washer and dryer, internet, free parking, etc.
William is a gracious host. He is very helpful and loves a good chat. He loves to have fun and will recommend amazing places to you if you ask. He is away from home most of the time so you practically have the whole place to yourself!
Practically WHOLE HOUSE for cost of a PRIVATE ROOMLexington, Kentucky, United States
Top guest reviewsthe room is clean and comfortablethe room was clean and comfortableotherwise everything was very cleanwilliam’s home was clean and quietwilliam's place was spotless he kept in touch with us during our stay to make sure we were okay
Host:william is a great hostwilliam is a great hostwilliam was a great host and attentive to me needswilliam was a gracious and professional hostwilliam was a great host very accommodatingRead more reviewsclose to all the stuff ion downtown lexington but far enough away to be relaxingthe location was great and the home was comfortablei would definitely recommend this booking to anyone looking for a place to stay in lexington
Constructed in 1907, this Airbnb vacation rental is not only affordable but also has character and a lot of stories to tell. The whole house looks like the old world meeting the contemporary lifestyle, which you can see in its rustic interior, eccentric furniture, and unique decors, that coexist with modern appliances and conveniences, including a digital smart lock, free Wi-fi, air-conditioning, and more. It also features two bedrooms for four guests, a cozy seating area with a fireplace and a friendly workspace, dining area, and a well-equipped kitchen.
Unique Stay - 1907 Log Cabin Near Kentucky RiverLexington, Kentucky, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsit is very clean charming and wonderfulcharming rustic cabin pretty clean and nice having the faux fireplace for charmhowever the decor was wonderful and it was very clean
Host:laura was a great host and was very responsivethe hosts were really nice and their place is beautifully doneRead more reviewsgreat weekend getaway locationvery cute and unique placethis cabin is cute and cozy tucked away on a quiet streetif you have the opportunity to book this location definitely do itsnug & cozy cute little place
The house is located in Downtown Lexington. It is a prime location where you can access many places to eat. Pubs and bars, University of Kentucky, Transylvania University, and Legacy Trails are also reachable. You’ll also find that Breck and Linda are very helpful and will give you proper directions to anyplace you want to visit.
The 2 bedrooms and 1 bathroom are on the second floor to which the guests have complete access. You can also use the kitchen if you want to cook your own food. Breck and Linda also offers their basement which has a bar and a TV. You can also enjoy their covered patio which has a grill and a fireplace.
All the basic amenities are provided by the hosts and checking in is a smooth procedure. Breck and Linda are very friendly and enjoy interacting with people. They also have 2 cute dogs who are just as hospitable as their adoptive family!
1910 Restored: Downtown LEXLexington, Kentucky, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsi’m not usually a fan of shared spaces but this space was greatvery comfortable place with two adorable pupsa beautiful home the bed was super comfortablebreck and linda's place was a warm and comfortable place to stayvery clean beds comfortable and quietvery clean spacious and comfortableeverything was spotless and we felt very welcomesuper clean and comfyvery clean home bedrooms were clean fresh sheets and just there was nothing that i needed
Host:linda and breck are great hosts and have wonderful homethe owners are super nicethe hosts are very amiable and share their home so graciouslybreck and linda were great hostsbreck and linda are very gracious hostsRead more reviewsgreat location and very comfortablegreat location and felt super safeclose to great restaurants and easy access to downtown and ukgreat spot very close to downtownthere were great places to eat within walking distance and we were really close to our training too
Built in 1812 the house is a historic building in the heart of the city. You can walk to all the amazing places from the house as they are just a few blocks away; Lexington Opera House and Rupp Arena being some of them!
Decorated in warm cozy shades the house has a few rooms that they rent out, Belle Breezing Suite being one of them. The suite is decorated in the shades of gray and green with yellow, scattered here and there. The suite has a working fireplace and a walk in closet. The walls of the room host various paintings and large, tall windows that look over the West Short Street.
Gary and David are gracious hosts. They are very welcoming and always ready to help out. They welcome furry guest with just as much enthusiasm as their non-furry counterparts. A cozy house with mind-blowing art and close to every place desirable, a must try!
Belle's Room: Pretty & Spacious, walk2Rupp/Lex Cnt
Located in South Lexington this beautiful house offers a bedroom with a private entrance and free parking. A great place to relax! The house is across the street from the Summit, which is a boutique-style shopping mall.
The room has a number coded entrance so you can come and go as you please. It is a cozy room with soothing ambience and a private bathroom. It has a mini fridge, TV, wireless internet, and much more! The house is quite close to restaurants so you go outside and enjoy a meal or just order a pizza.
Howard is a great host and respects the privacy of his guests. He is prompt in replying to any questions or concerns you have and will help you out!
Cozy, 100% private room. W/queen bed-private bathLexington, Kentucky, United States
Top guest reviewsgreat television and wifi receptioneverything you need for a great stay including iron clothes repair kit and access to nice bathroomit was cold but the space heater in the room was perfectly adequategood info on tv and wi-fi connectionswish they had exhaust fan in the bathroomvery clean and nice placevery clean and nicely furnishedthe space is clean comfortable and very privatehoward's place is clean and accessiblehoward communicated well and his place was clean and comfortable
Host:howard was a great host and very accommodatinghe was very responsive and made sure i had everything i neededhe is a gentleman and responsive quickly to questions or to offer helphoward is a fantastic hosthoward was an incredible host who went above and beyond to make sure we had a great stayRead more reviewsgreat location that is close to lots of shopping and restaurantsthe location was perfect; 15 minutes from the airport and close to everything i neededespecially convenient location and a cozy comfortable roomit is close to restaurants shopping and makes getting around lexington easygreat location and easy access great stay
Courtney has a beautiful home in Lexington. It’s in a safe neighborhood and easily accessible. You can easily go to all the cool places in downtown. They have a driveway where you can park your vehicle.
They have two bedrooms, both with double beds and a bathroom. The rooms are clean and comfortable. Both the rooms are very spacious. Courtney offers various great amenities such as a washer and dryer, Wi-fi, TV, free parking, hair dryer, iron, etc.
Dan and Courtney are amazing hosts, always ready to help out their guests. You can access any part of the house, the kitchen or the yard, if you want. They also welcome pets and have a dog named Harrison, a true gentleman!
Private room in downtown LexingtonLexington, Kentucky, United States
Top guest reviewswifi was super fast and parking off the streetroom interiors like a kentucky race horse: fixtures and furniture all new and top of the line very confortablewe loved the room and the bathroom both offered great comfort and stylehaving bedrooms and bathroom upstairs gives you a nice space to yourselfhad a great nights sleep on a comfy bedvery clean and quieteverything was clean and neatexceptionally easy exceptionally clean and exceptionally convenientit was very clean and comfortablevery clean quiet and comfortable
Host:courtney was very responsive to questionscourtney is a gracious hostcourtney was a fantastic hostcourtney was a wonderful hostcourtney was a great hostRead more reviewsgreat house a short walk from downtownoutstanding location in walking distance of the heart of historic lexingtongreat place with great locationcouldn’t recommend this location enoughclose enough to walk downtown and enjoy a great meal
An affordable and comfortable home in Lexington, within proximity to UK’s Kroger Field and Baptist Hospital, this Airbnb vacation rental is a loft-style apartment that has one bedroom that can accommodate up to two people. On the first floor, you’ll find an open-plan space that has a lovely sitting area, dining set-up, and a functional kitchen, where you can cook your meal. One of its unique features is its spiral staircase, which connects the lower and upper floor, and goes well with the 1900s era embellishments of the place like the glass doorknobs.
Cozy 1 BR/1BA Apt. Walk To UK and Arboretum! #3Lexington, Kentucky, United States
Top guest reviewsthe wife and i walked the trails of the arboretum after breakfast and it was a good timeeverything was clean and well keptthe space was clean and comfortablevery clean and had everything i neededhowever the apartment is absolutely beautiful and sparkling cleanit was clean and had everything i needed
Host:the staff provided great and timely support and the check in instructions were extremely clearthe host’s were very easy to contact as wellvery charming space to stay; hosts/owners were very responsive and accommodatingclear directions helpful tips and cozy spacecheckin and out were easy and seamless and communication with owner quick and informativeRead more reviewslocation was amazing and very close to everythinglocation was greatnice location and cute placevery cute little airbnb in a great locationcute place and great location
Welcome to kitty heaven… well, more like a cat lover’s heaven! Mark’s house is located in a quiet neighborhood. It is close to downtown, the airport and the Kentucky University. Guests have access to the family room, kitchen and the yard which has a fabulous gazebo!
It is a quite nice room with a queen size bed. The room has everything that a person could ask for; treadmill, TV, walk in closet, microwave, fridge, coffee maker, neck and foot massager and much more! There is a small table by the window with two chairs where you can enjoy the view with a cup of coffee.
Mark and Brenda are owned by four adorable cats. When you arrive at the door two cute furry butlers will lead you to your room. How cool is that!
PRIVATE ROOM & BATHROOM - QUIET SAFE NEIGHBORHOODLexington, Kentucky, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewscoffee in room was a nice touchbed was comfortable and mark provided many amenities that weren't expected including a fridge microwave and snackslovely big room with all the amenities--even a lexia to update you on the weathervery nice extras such as muffins coffee maker refrigerator and microwave in the roomthe room was tidy and thoughtfully filled with pretty much anything you might want and moreclean quiet place to staynice quiet and clean placesuch a nice clean comfy place to sleepthe room was clean and the bed was very comfortablethe house was very clean and welcoming
Host:he and his wife are excellent hostsmark was a good hostmark and bb are very kind hosts and they have 3 lovely kittiesthe host were very gracious and provided us with a nice place to relaxmark and brenda are kind hosts and there are lots of friendly kitty hosts as wellRead more reviewsnice central neighborhood and comfortable bedgreat place close to the highway in a nice neighborhoodeasy check in and good locationgreat location comfy bed also catsdefinitely worth every dollar amazing price and location
Home away from home
These beautiful places offer much more than a hotel; they offer you an experience, a memory that you can cherish. You get so much more than you paid for. Book a place and enjoy the famous Kentucky hospitality along with the city’s attractions and coffee shops. Have a holiday you’ll never forget!
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