While Madison is a small city, it is the largest contiguous national historic landmark district in the US. This charmingly preserved river settlement from the mid-19th century features beautiful architecturally eminent buildings. It was able to preserve its historic charm while embracing modernity that made it distinct from other places. Some of the attractions you can enjoy here include the Broadway Fountain and the historic Hanover College. There are also trails available such as Chief White Eye Trail, Indiana Wine Trail, and John Hunt Morgan Heritage Trail. Moreover, you can explore scenic routes like Michigan Road Historic Byway and Ohio River Scenic Route. Also, you can learn more about its history by having a self-guided driving tour on its Underground Railroad. If you are planning to visit it anytime soon, read on to find out the top Airbnb vacation rentals in Madison, Indiana.
Built in 1863, this beautiful home offers a cozy suite for two guests. It is located one block from Main Street in downtown Madison. During your stay, you’ll have a separate entrance and access to its living room-kitchen, upstairs bath, and back deck. You’ll also be hosted by Tamara who has a SuperHost status on Airbnb. To make your stay special, your host would also provide water, coffee snacks, muffins, or coffee cake that are usually left on the counter for breakfast. This suite includes one bed and one bath, perfectly suited for couples.
Dragonfly SuiteMadison, Indiana, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe space is neat and comfortablea very comfortable queen bed bathroom and sitting area up a very steep set of stairsthe bed was super comfya beautifully decorated apartment perfect location excellent amenities and very prompt help if neededroom temperature was perfectvery clean and comfortablevery clean with nice thoughtful touchesvery nice clean and comfortable suitealways consistent and cleanthe unit was very comfortable clean and well stocked
Host:wonderful host who was quick to respond to any questions we hadtammy was a wonderful hosttamara is a great hostgreat host and really pleasant spottamara is a wonderful host with an absolutely adorable spaceRead more reviewscharming place close to everythinglocation was greatgreat location and within walking distance to downtownthe location is greatgreat location and proximity to town
Come on down to this beautiful and unique, remodeled A-Frame home. It is situated in a quiet, upscale neighborhood. The house is furnished with a vaulted ceiling and exposed timbers. It has soaring windows that provide natural light in the room. The rental has a fully equipped kitchen that is stocked up with coffee, creamer, bottled waters, and assorted soft drinks. Entertainment is provided through WiFi and two Roku TVs. During your stay, the entire home is accessible except the upstairs area and garage. This accommodation is just a few minutes away from Clifty Falls State Park and downtown.
The Artist’s A-FrameMadison, Indiana, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe beds were very comfortable and we had everything we neededit was a very clean cozy place to stay on a quiet street in madisonreally enjoyed it very clean and comfortablethe house was nice and clean and in a great neighborhoodeasy to find and great location house was clean and comfortable appreciated the quick communication from mattwe loved staying at this cute very clean a-frame
Host:matt was a great host and very responsive to our questionsthe staff was really nice and we were told the bar food is really good as wellRead more reviewsin a great location for both visiting downtown madison and in close proximity to clifty falls state parkit is very close to downtown and all of the neat shopsthank you for the super cute placethe living room was a lovely place to spend time in the sunlightmatt’s place was darling in a nice quiet neighborhood and just a short drive to downtown
Get away and enjoy the comfort and convenience of this 1800s historic apartment. The spacious third-story loft is furnished with antique furnishings and beautiful woodwork. It can sleep up to four guests with one bedroom, three beds, and one bath. While staying, you can enjoy its spa retreat and private deck. Refrigerator, coffee maker, and microwave are available for your convenience. Meanwhile, entertainment is provided through TV with ROKU. This accommodation is nestled amid Madison’s shopping, dining, and nightlife center. It is also less than two blocks away from the river. It is minutes away from wineries, Paddle Brewery, Hanover College, and Clifty Park.
Historic Madison Spa Retreat perfect locationMadison, Indiana, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthis unit is very comfortable and has great amenitieswe were very comfortable enjoyed the huge jet tub and the private deckthe apartment is spacious has a large bathroom with tub and includes a nice small deckvery clean and well keptit was clean and cue spaceit is clean spacious and historicalyou can expect cleanliness and plenty of space to enjoy your staythis loft was wonderful it was very clean and spacious
Host:laurel is a wonderful host and communication was quick and helpfullaurel was very responsive and asked if we needed anything which was greathost has done a cute job with the third floor spacelaurel was very nice a great hostess and was very attentive to my needsRead more reviewsgreat location for madisongreat location to downtown lifebest location in madison steps away from all the stores and restaurantsgreat location and easy accessgreat great location and amazing place
Constructed in the late 1800s, this place was originally a shotgun home. It can accommodate four guests with two bedrooms, two beds, and one bath. It is furnished with vintage-style decor. Its fully equipped kitchen comes with appliances, dishes, and cooking utensils. Coffee, tea, and snacks are also available. Essentials such as towels, linens, blow dryer, toiletries, and iron are also provided. You’ll also have access to free on-site parking, WiFi, washer, and dryer. This home is situated in historic downtown and just steps from local restaurants and antique shops. It is also walking distance to Ohio Riverfront and a quick, two-minute drive to Clifty Falls State Park.
Entire House - Madison PerryHill Shotgun HomeMadison, Indiana, United States
Top guest reviewsvery clean and adorable houseclean spacious friendly great treatshouse was gorgeous so clean and well thought outeverything was clean and nicely updated and it was the perfect size for our family of three
Host:this place was very nice and homey luann was very responsive and helpful when we had questionsRead more reviewssuper close to cliffy fallsit’s convenient stylish and close to good fooddarling little house right on main streetsuch a cute place to stay we loved itthe location is perfect and we will definitely be back
Located in the heart of Madison, this tiny house will enable you to maximize your stay in this beautiful river town. The charming rental is just walking distance from the Heritage Trail, quaint shops, local restaurants, and wineries. Also, it is just steps from the Ohio River thus allowing you to enjoy river views. It is equipped with amenities and home essentials to make living comfortable. Outdoor living can be enjoyed with its gas grill, fire pit, and outdoor seating. Plus it also offers private and off-street parking. This house can accommodate two guests.
TINY TOOMadison, Indiana, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe furniture was comfortable including the bedthe bed is comfortable and the space is very stylishit was very clean and stylish as wellnice clean and quiet place to stayhouse was very clean modern nice interiorvery clean with everything you would need for a good visitvery clean and cute place to stay it was cozy and quiet
Host:the owner of the property has a keen eye for details mike is a model hostthe bikes provided by the host are a very fun way to get around as wella great host with a property in a great locationRead more reviewshouse was wonderful and location was greatgreat location right along ohio river close to downtown and clifty fallsthis was a perfect location and so charmingthe house is a cute and cozy space in a great location to explore madisona wonderful place to stay and convenient to points of interest in madison
Welcome to this home that is just three blocks away to the riverfront. This completely remodeled home has ceiling beams made from original floor joists. It has two large bedrooms, each with a king-sized bed and bathroom. One room is located downstairs and the other is upstairs. The house also has a unique fireplace and a fully furnished kitchen with coffee and tea supplies. The house can fit up to four guests and is just one block away from Main Street.
The Fireplace House. Near the River and Main St.Madison, Indiana, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsbathroom products were supplied as well as coffee and extra blankets/pillows for surprise guestswe especially appreciated the well-stocked kitchen and very comfortable bedsvery roomy and very comfortable stayvery clean and modernthe house is spotless and beautifulthis place is fantastic clean and comfortablethe house was cleanthis place is quite stylish and clean
Host:stew and kim are excellent hostsgreat space the owners were very quick to respond with questionshelpful tips from the hoststew and kim are great hosts and there place is immaculate loved it we would definitely stay againthe house was in excellent shape and the hosts were great and very responsiveRead more reviewsawesome location right downtowngreat location and beautiful homeeasy walk to town and only 2 miles from clifty fallsgreat for walking to the downtown shopping district and restaurantsthis fabulous house was a perfect location
Choose to stay in this Italianate-inspired home that offers a blend of historic character and modern comfort. This house was built in the 1800s and known to locals as the Hunger House as the Hunger family resided here for more than 84 years. It is furnished with hardwood flooring, staircase, and floor-to-ceiling windows. Entertainment is provided through WiFi and Roku TV. It can sleep up to four guests and comes with two bedrooms, one bath, and a modern kitchen. This upstairs unit is spacious and comes with a private entrance. During your stay, you can hang out on its balcony that is offering a lovely view of the Ohio River. Also, you’ll have off-street parking and you are welcome to share lower level porches, shaded back yard area, bikes, gas grill, and other provided amenities.
Rivers Edge-Historic Hunger House-Upstairs-MadisonMadison, Indiana, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe amenities were great (sharp knives fully stocked kitchen appliances and 2 ( ) coffee makers)the roku tvs in the bedrooms and livingroom were appreciatedsuper clean well stocked with coffee and snacks fast wifi and nice entertainment optionscozy comfortable beautiful décor and style airbnbvery clean and well stocked with everythingit is beautiful very clean and tidythe rooms were very clean modern and comfortableand it was truly sparkling cleanthe apartment was spotlessly clean which is a big deal to me
Host:what wonderful hostsangela & phillip were so nice and helpfulour host angela met us and made us feel very welcomegreat host we had a great timeangela and vicki are great caring friendly hostRead more reviewsgreat location a quick walk to the main dragthis house has a great location to the riverwe also loved the locationit’s a great location that is convenient to everywhere particularly downtown madisonthis is a beautiful house in a really great location
This 1840s historic home retains much of its original charm. It offers a two-bedroom loft rental that can accommodate four guests. It has one queen bed in the first bedroom and two single beds in another bedroom. It also comes with a full private bath that has a large bathtub and shower. While there is no kitchen, you’ll have a small refrigerator with a separate freezer compartment, plus a coffee maker. Coffee, sugar, cream, and an assortment of tea bags are also provided. This rental is nestled on the second story of the host’s home that is situated on a quiet street. While staying, you’ll have access to the property’s back garden which is a charming green space that is part of the Heritage Trail.
The Artist's Loft Private SuiteSuperhost
Top guest reviews( you invite the cat in he is not inside when you arrive) beds sleep wellbathroom is impeccable with a great shower to bootthis listing is technically a “private room” but it feels much more like an “entire space” listingand the space is super cozy very hospitable charming and comfortablethe loft is very cozy full of beautiful art and booksit was very clean and cozythe space was clean and comfortablesuper clean will stay againall was super clean and quietthe place was fabulously clean
Host:the are excellent hostsrobert & michelle are those hosts who share the gift of hospitalitynice private bungalow and friendly and welcoming hoststhe hosts are very helpful and respond quicklya great place host very helpfulRead more reviewsgood location for sightseeing downtownwonderful location in madison and very close to state park and main streetthe place is so cute and comfyvery close to walking trails and a cool historic towntheir place was comfortable and in a great location for downtown madison
A great place offering several amenities for six guests, this house in historic downtown Madison is nestled near the river. It has been updated while keeping its historic character. It has two bedrooms with four beds and two baths. It also has a fenced-in backyard with a covered back porch, courtyard, and brick sidewalk. Off-street parking is available and can accommodate up to three vehicles. Some conveniences include WiFi and Amazon Fire TV Stick. Complimentary coffee and tea are also provided during your stay. To assist you better, menus and recommendations for local activities and restaurants are available. The house is just a short walk from shops, restaurants, the river walk, and the main street.
The Madison Mulberry in Historic DowntownMadison, Indiana, United States
Top guest reviewscomfortable furniture great locationbeds were awesome internet was quick super clean a++++everything was clean and comfortablejackie is responsive and keeps the house spotless and well stockedwonderful beautiful clean and organized spacethe house itself was very clean and had everything we neededhad an amazing stay everything was super clean and the bed we slept in was really comfortable
Host:owner is great about responding/answering any questionsjackie was quick to respond to our questions and very helpfulvery happy with my first airbnb experience host responded quickly to my questionsjackie was super kind and quick to respond to any inquiriesthis is very helpful during these festivals when parking in the street at the front door is difficultRead more reviewsgreat location just a short walk from main streetthe location is perfectcute townhome within walking distance of everything on main streetit’s quiet comfortable an located within walking distance of downtowngreat stay in a prime location with a pristine place
Live it up in modern luxury while staying in a chic farmhouse. Perfect for couples, this accommodation can comfortably sleep up to two guests. It has one bedroom with one bed and one bath. It also has a full kitchen, living room, and an outdoor sitting area. The house has self-check-in and on-street parking. It is situated near Main Street. Conveniences include WiFi, Roku TV, washer, and dryer. Coffee maker, coffee, cream, and sugar are also provided. On your stay, you’ll have complete access to the entire home.
Chic cottage! Extremely clean!Madison, Indiana, United States
Top guest reviewsnicely decorated and comfortable-including the bed and furniturevery clean when we arrivedvery clean and comfortablevery clean and an excellent valuethis place was clean and unique decorthe place was sparkling clean and set for comfort
Host:ashely was a great hostthe host is responsive accommodating love the self check-inashley was very helpful with tips of the towncheck-in was a breeze with a key pad and ashley was very accommodating and responsiveashely was helpful and thoughtfulRead more reviewsgreat location 15 minute walk to center of townsuch a cute and cozy placedowntown madison entirely walkable from this great locationgreat location near downtown and the state parkright next to dining and an easy walk to shops
Enjoy historic charm and nature
Let Madison’s genteel architecture and scenic routes take you back to yesteryears and rediscover history. Explore and let this gorgeous river city surprise you with its nature and gems waiting to be traversed.
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