12 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Lexington, Virginia - Updated 2024

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The city of Lexington in Virginia is a great holiday spot for short-term and long-term stays. Washington, DC is about a three-hour drive away, making Lexington a popular weekend getaway. The city has a number of breweries that are ideal for travelers who want to try local beer here. Its downtown area is replete with restaurants serving international cuisines, perfect to satiate your taste buds. Hull’s Drive-In Theatre is perfect if you want to spend a romantic evening with your partner. Traveling with kids? A visit to Boxerwood Nature Center & Woodland Gardens and Cabin Spring Farm is a must. This thriving urban destination also wouldn’t disappoint in terms of stays. Those who plan to enjoy their break in secluded hideaways can take refuge at the cabin rentals near Natural Bridge, which is about 15 minutes from Lexington. For a wide variety of stays, check out the best Airbnb vacation rentals in Lexington, Virginia.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on February 06, 2024.

1. Downtown loft with kid-friendly amenities (from USD 215)

An ideal base for enjoying what the town has to offer, this Airbnb rental in downtown Lexington allows you to start your day with a fresh brew in a local cafe and end it on a high note with a crafty cocktail at a bar. Meanwhile, outdoor adventures at Safari Park, Natural Bridge, and hiking trails are all less than 30 minutes away by car.

Should young decide to stay in, you can keep your crew busy on the 75-inch smart TV and speedy WiFi. This second-floor retreat also allows you to enjoy home-style meals, thanks to its stocked kitchen. Small families with a toddler will be delighted to use the readily available travel crib and high chair in the unit.

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Lexington, Virginia, United States
13.95 km (8.7 mi) from Virginia Safari Park
63 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire loft 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the giant tv and super plush couch were a big plus
they’re clean and stylish and well appointed
it is very spacious and very clean
a perfect spot for exploring lexington and the surrounding area beautifully decorated super clean and conveniently located
bright clean convenient well-provisioned excellent cookware comfortable living the host wynn is simply the best
this host thought of everything clean comfortable welcoming = 10/10
great location close to everything
the location is perfect also
it is an easy walk to good restaurants and cute shops
super comfortable and walking distance to the restaurants and shops
a perfect place to stay in lexington
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2. Lovely abode ideal for two guests (from USD 200)

It’s easy to feel right at home in this lovely bungalow featuring a warm and spacious interior. The living room is an idyllic spot for movie nights with its 47-inch smart HDTV while the bedroom is a sleeping haven that struts a sizeable snug bed. Your hospital staff hosts occupy the space from time to time so you may find the equipped kitchen and laundry facility well-stocked. You’re invited to help yourself to the available supplies.

Stepping into the back deck, you’ll be greeted with a large fenced yard that’s perfect for alfresco dining and lounging. Your four-legged friends will equally love the open area so make sure to tag them along. Just keep in mind that the property welcomes pets for an additional fee.

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Lexington, Virginia, United States
13.25 km (8.3 mi) from Virginia Safari Park
45 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bathroom was like one you’d see in a high-end hotel
everything was very clean nicely renovated and thoughtfully put together
everything was new & sparkling clean
clean comfy big backyard everything you'd need to cook if you needed to
great location—just a short walk into the heart of lexington
great house great location very walkable from w&l or vmi and downtown lex
would recommend if you are needing a place to stay in lexington
great clean house only a short walk from downtown
very comfortable place in a nice quiet neighborhood
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3. Cozy apartment with a smart TV (from USD 66)

This one-bedroom apartment in downtown Lexington offers accommodation for two people. The bedroom features a comfortable queen bed and the bathroom is well-stocked with complimentary toiletries and clean towels. The bedroom also includes a TV with Comcast and Netflix to keep you entertained indoors. You will have a private parking spot on the premises to keep your car safe. This rental is close to many restaurants, cafes, and shops.

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Lexington, Virginia, United States
14.24 km (8.9 mi) from Virginia Safari Park
178 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
amazing place with amazing amenities accesible shower wonderful host comfortable bed and very cozy feel
everything was very clean and the breakfast foods and cookies she provided were terrific
clean great communication awesome location
this space is clean and convenient to all of downtown lexington
host is very welcoming and extremely accommodating
this a great location to visit lexington
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4. Charming room with private entrance (from USD 135)

This charming studio is located just a few blocks away from Washington and Lee University, and it can sleep two guests. The availability of continuous access to WiFi and a laptop-friendly workspace with a chair makes this property suitable for students and business travelers. The main door of this apartment in Lexington has a keypad door code, ensuring the full safety and privacy of guests staying here.

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Lexington, Virginia, United States
13.64 km (8.5 mi) from Virginia Safari Park
107 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Private room in guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
with a fan extra towels and plenty of light
lots of special touches air conditioning was perfect bed was comfy and so easy to check in
the bathroom was huge and lovely
clean and exactly as advertised
it is clean and private
very clean and cozy place to stay
very clean spacious and private
kayren’s place was so clean and well-maintained
kayren was very responsive to all of my questions
the location was perfect walking distance to main st
great place with an excellent location walking distance to downtown
this adorable efficiency is close to everything
perfect location for exploring lexington on foot
great place walking distance to restaurants and shops
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5. Family-friendly apartment with a garden (from USD 151)

Surrounded by greenery, this apartment is spacious enough to comfortably sleep up to five individuals. Both the bedrooms in this rental feature a queen bed. One of the rooms includes a sofa bed and also consists of a private bathroom, a well-equipped kitchen, and a large living room with ample natural light. You will have access to a garden where you can sit and read a book or just enjoy the evening breeze.

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Lexington, Virginia, United States
13.63 km (8.5 mi) from Virginia Safari Park
178 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 3 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
thank you for the added ammendenties of fresh coffee and breakfast items
great big living space including big kitchen and bath
bar dining and a dining room living room with smart tv
she left us delicious blueberry muffins snacks and basic breakfast needs
great apt in a beautiful lexington nieborhood
plenty of clean towels and bed linens that were exceptionally clean and fresh
walapa’s place is very clean and cozy
it was clean well-appointed and as described
the place is so comfortable and clean
walapa is a fabulous host the space was exceptionally clean and very comfortable
the host is a great communicator
my host was gracious and friendly
lovely calming atmosphere and a top notch host
they were very responsive to any questions or needs
the host was very nice and accomodating
this is a beautiful location
location was great for walking to town and w&l campus
this is a great place; close to vmi
great apartment for rent close to downtown lexington
the location was very convenient to the downtown area; easily walkable
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6. Spacious brick cottage best for families (from USD 224)

Taking a short walk from this property will take you to Virginia Military Institute and Washington and Lee University. This two-bedroom rental for six people is located on the edge of the downtown area, which means you are near some of the best restaurants and shops Lexington has to offer. The availability of children’s books and toys, a high chair, room-darkening shades, and a bath makes this place preferred by travelers with kids.

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Lexington, Virginia, United States
13.03 km (8.1 mi) from Virginia Safari Park
153 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 3 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
appreciated the breakfast foods local coffee and chocolates
the cottage is charming and comfortable
great property there was breakfast items and local coffee provided (nice touch)
the local coffee and breakfast items were the perfect touch
the kitchen was well stocked including breakfast items coffee and lovely personally touches from lexington
clean and spacious house
the house was clean and comfortable
the house was clean and nice and well kept
the space is clean and decorated very nicely
the house was clean
paul was a great host
paul was a very gracious host
paul was a great host
paul was a great host
paul is a fantastic host
perfect location just minutes from downtown
great location and within a short distance of everything you need in lexington
quiet comfortable home close to downtown
great location close to everything and quiet neighborhood
great location for our family of 4
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7. Rustic retreat featuring mountain views (from USD 198)

This two-bedroom cabin is a great country retreat for those who want to escape the hustle and bustle of the city. It features a covered porch with a picnic table and a gas grill where you can sit back and relax while enjoying the serene surroundings. The property also has a pond where you can go fishing.

During the winter, you can reach a number of ski resorts within an hour’s drive from here. The cabin is dog-friendly, which means you can also bring your furry friend with you during your vacation.

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Lexington, Virginia, United States
20.39 km (12.7 mi) from Virginia Safari Park
163 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 3 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
highly recommended this cozy cabin with spectacular views
the beds were very comfortable the cabin is really nice and neat on the inside
we also loved how dog-friendly the property is and how clean it is at the same time
very clean space with rustic touches throughout
the place was immensely clean easy to get into
this is a charming clean and comfortable cabin
the cabin was clean and cozy and felt very welcoming
the host was very friendly and accommodating
david and amanda were very responsive to our questions
david and amanda were such a great host and just really nice people
amanda and family were wonderful hosts and introduced us to their animals and land
the hosts were fantastic they got back to us right away when i contacted them about reserving the cabin
easy access to hikes all around and close to town
the location is quiet and beautiful it's so close to all the local attractions
the location was just right for visiting the natural bridge and caverns
:) the location was great very close to the highway beautiful landscapes and downtown lexington
this location is great near the virginia horse center 90 minutes from virginia tech about an hour from uva
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8. Mountain-view bungalow with hot tub (from USD 198)

Couples looking to spend some quality time will not be disappointed staying at this quaint home for rent in Lexington. Staying here means you have the option to explore the ranch where the guest house is situated or take a short drive and visit downtown Lexington. Don’t forget to visit one of the nearby breweries during your visit.

The guest house’s hot tub room with spectacular mountain views is the ideal place to unwind after a busy day exploring the surrounding areas.

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Lexington, Virginia, United States
20.13 km (12.6 mi) from Virginia Safari Park
236 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wonderful view gorgeous kitchen bathroom bedroom and deck
amazing mountain views and very comfortable space
the cottage is a warm cozy retreat with all the amenities you could ask for
really gorgeous views of the mountains the space was cozy and perfectly clean; a lovely spot for a weekend
this guest cottage is very cute and comfortable and has everything you'll need
extremely clean and excellent communication
this place was very clean and nice
the bungalow space is very clean and tidy
super clean comfortable and stylishly decorated
expect an clean cozy private space
she is very welcoming host
kelly was a wonderful host
kelly is an absolutely wonderful host
mike and kelly are friendly and welcoming hosts
the hosts were extremely friendly
the location is perfect
fantastic location the great wide open
you're located within a few minutes drive of lexington which contains numerous shops sites and great restaurants
great proximity to the safari park and natural bridge
we were greeted at walk in with champagne and delicious deserts
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9. Well-equipped farm cabin overlooking Maury River (from USD 195)

This three-bedroom cabin on a horse farm is big enough to comfortably sleep up to eight guests. Sit back and relax on the outdoor porch, which offers scenic views of the Maury River. The outdoor area in the property also includes a hammock for those who want to laze away. The living room with a fireplace is perfect to sit around at night with friends and family. This cabin also includes a bathroom and a well-equipped kitchen.

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Lexington, Virginia, United States
15.39 km (9.6 mi) from Virginia Safari Park
249 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 4 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful view and cozy cabin
views are spectacular and the cabin is quite comfortable
comfortable beds with lots of pillows
a cozy peaceful cabin very private and surrounded by natural beauty
a quiet beautiful spot with plenty of room
cabin was very clean and comfortable
we loved how clean everything was
the cabin is clean as a whistle
the cabin is always sparking clean and welcoming
we definitely want to visit again i hated to leave everything was super clean thank you so much
great place and nice host
thanks to the kind hosts
host vicky is the best
thank you again vicki you were such great host and hope to visit bare farm again
the cabin itself is delightful and the host very helpful and easy to communicate with
gorgeous location and walking trails
a wonderful location to disconnect from daily life
close to many family friendly excursions
like a walk back in time
cabin is private and in a beautiful location but still so close to town
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10. Roomy family-friendly house for eight (from USD 198)

This three-bedroom house is ideal for a big family or a pack of friends looking for a weekend getaway in Lexington. One of the three rooms has a queen-sized bed, the other has a double bed, and the third room has two single beds. You will also find a comfortable sofa bed in the living room. A pool table, basketball hoop, and badminton set are also available, ensuring you are occupied and entertained during your stay here.

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Lexington, Virginia, United States
21.76 km (13.6 mi) from Virginia Safari Park
77 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 4 Beds 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
my family enjoyed our stay and we had a lot of fun playing pool
the house was clean and welcoming
there were lots of clean towels and bed sheets and blankets
this place was cozy and clean
very comfortable home clean and beautiful location
the home was very clean and roomier than expected
charles and sarah are responsive and wonderful hosts
the hosts were quick to respond and very nice
super responsive hosts as well
sarah is extremely responsive and helpful as a host
chuck and sarah are very responsive hosts and we were glad to have visited
good location for outdoor activities
cute home and very quiet location
great location to really get away from it all nestled in the virginia mountains
great place to stay with your family a short distance from w&l
we enjoyed our stay great location for a mountain getaway
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11. One-bedroom apartment best for couples

Suitable for three people, this one-bedroom rental is a great getaway for couples. The bedroom has a comfortable queen bed and you will also find a daybed in the living room. If you are traveling with a child, the availability of a high chair, children’s books, and toys will come in handy. The kitchen is fully equipped if you wish to prepare meals indoors. Other amenities available here are WiFi, dryer, washing machine, iron, and hairdryer.

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Lexington, Virginia, United States
14.08 km (8.8 mi) from Virginia Safari Park
59 reviews  
Entire apartment 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment offered cozy amenities including a comfortable sitting area full kitchen and comfortable bed
it is modern and has a nice queen bed
the only other slight con that i had was that the shower was a little small but acceptable
the neighborhood is very quiet and the apartment has a lovely backyard with flowers and shade trees
the space was absolutely lovely--very spacious nicely decorated comfortable and home-y
super clean and spacious apartment
the apartment was very clean and comfortable
the apartment was neat and clean
very clean and inviting space upon arrival
very comfortable clean and well equipped
mary is a wonderful host
mary is a great host
mary is a great host
mary and john are such gracious hosts
mary was very welcoming and accommodating
the neighborhood is in a great location
a bit of a walk to downtown but not too far and overall a great location
wish we had found this place years ago
great location easy access to colleges and grocery store right around the corner
a good location with the supermarket kroger a short walk away
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12. Beautiful tiny house with nature views

Experience staying in a tiny house surrounded by nature. During your stay here, you may be able to watch some deer wandering around the property. Although set in the countryside, this rental offers all the comforts you may need for a relaxing holiday. The bedroom in this cabin features a king bed, and the well-equipped kitchen will let you prepare food with ease. The outdoor patio with a fireplace and comfortable seating is perfect if you want to spend the night under the stars.

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Lexington, Virginia, United States
15.58 km (9.7 mi) from Virginia Safari Park
123 reviews  
Entire cabin 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the house is very comfortable with all the amenities found in a larger space
the only thing that could be improved was the wifi was slow
the tiny house was amazing it was comfortable and the fridge was stocked with coffee creamer and water
it’s a darling little cottage that is cozy and charming
the bed was extremely comfortable and the kitchen was well stocked
the tiny house was exceptionally clean and quiet
this charming venue is spotless and tranquil
clean convenient and simple to get in and out
it was clean and everything was as described
the tiny house was very clean comfortable and cozy
the host was prompt and gracious
david was communicative helpful & flexible
david and john were very welcoming and helpful
david is a good host and is always busy with improving
beautiful and charming home and great hosts
the location was great and close to downtown lexington
the location allows easy access to all
close to everything yet so peaceful and private
perfect location for visiting your cadet it's just a few minutes drive to post
the location is fantastic very easy to get to
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Enjoy a relaxing stay in Lexington

Lexington has many things to keep tourists engaged. You can visit several museums such as Lee Chapel & Museum and George C. Marshall Museum & Library to know more about Lexington’s interesting past. Adrenaline junkies can indulge in many outdoor activities such as hiking, biking, canoeing, and more.

To widen your options for your hunt for the perfect retreat, you might want to discover the Vrbo vacation rentals in Lexington that similarly offer convenience and great amenities.

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Frequently asked questions about Airbnb vacation rentals in Lexington, Virginia

1. What are some pet-friendly Airbnbs in Lexington?

If you’re keen to bring your fur babies along for your trip to Lexington, you can consider booking a stay at one of these pet-friendly vacation rentals: i) a rustic retreat featuring mountain views, ii) a lovely abode ideal for two guests, iii) a cozy apartment with a smart TV, and iv) a well-equipped farm cabin overlooking Maury River.

2. Which Airbnb vacation rentals in Lexington have parking?

While most of the vacation rentals in Lexington afford to provide car parking facilities, you can check out some of the superb options such as this downtown loft with kid-friendly amenities, this lovely abode ideal for two guests, this family-friendly apartment with a garden, and this spacious brick cottage best for families.

Any must-sees we missed? Tell us about them in the comments section or write a post here to help out fellow travelers!
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