Manhattan in Kansas, named after New York’s famous borough, is nicknamed Little Apple. Like its namesake city, it’s among the revered progressive cities where the residents enjoy an exceptional quality of life. Surrounded by the awesome Flint Hills, this nature lover’s paradise is also the center of education, health care, business, and tourism. Manhattan and its neighboring areas are the location of the country’s first land-grant university – Kansas State University. The naturally beautiful landscape plus the vast assortment of attractions is very conducive for learning and enticing for long-term stays. Fascinating structures decorate the city such as the Windham Building. It’s the town’s first hotel and skyscraper built in 1927, an engineering wonder during its era. Read on as we’ve listed below the best Airbnb vacation rentals in Manhattan, Kansas.
1. Remodeled cozy townhouse with a sizable brick patio
Experience a fully furnished, up-to-date home with fast Wi-Fi, a fully stocked kitchen, and streaming services such as Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, YouTubeTV, and Disney+ when you stay in this charming Airbnb in Manhattan, Kansas. The National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility and Bill Snyder Family Football Stadium are also accessible on foot.
The interior of the townhouse has been renovated and has concrete worktops, comfortable bedrooms, a homey living room, and a full kitchen. A sizable brick patio with chairs, a propane grill, a fire pit, and board games are available for guests to enjoy.
Camden TownhouseManhattan, Kansas, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:the bed was comfy couch was comfy linens were ample and kitchen well stockedclean accurate description convenient location great value and amazingly comfortable mattressesthe house is very comfortable and the yard is great if you bring dogs
Cleanliness:super clean and the communication was amazingit is clean and quietthe townhouse was clean and freshit was very clean and comfortablevery clean and well stocked with toiletries
Host:james was an extremely kind host and he was super responsivejames was an awesome host very responsive and accommodatinggreat host great place thanks jamesamazing host and accomodation would stay againjames was quick to respond friendly and included lots of recommendations for things to do around manhattanRead more reviews
Location:perfect location and accommodationslocation was perfect for our needslove that everything is pretty close bybeautiful neighborhood and a beautiful locationgreat place to stay in manhattan
2. Rustic bungalow with a modern touch
This beautifully renovated 1910s bungalow in Manhattan includes a brick chimney flue, a reclaimed sliding door, and historic archways, combining retro charm with modern comfort for an unforgettable visit. It’s situated just a mile (1.61 kilometer) from downtown, restaurants, shops, and Kansas State University. This homey rental comes with daily housekeeping, fast internet, and a concierge service to help visitors with any requirements or activities during their stay. This pet-friendly property only charges 25 USD per pet, per night.
Charming Bungalow at Manhattan Hill (2bd/1 bath)Manhattan, Kansas, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:comfy beds good ac/heatseriously the most comfortable beds of any air b&b i’ve ever stayed inthe beds were both comfortable as well as the living room furniturethis stay had all the amenities of home and personal touches that ensured a comfortable staythe beds were very comfortable
Cleanliness:plenty of clean towels availableso charming and very cleanvery clean comfortable and well appointednicely decorated and cleanthe house was very clean and the neighborhood was nice and quiet
Host:mallory was a great hostexcellent stay with a wonderful hostthe host was very accommodating on checking in early and responsive to any inquiries sentmallory is a great host and easily communicated with uslove that it is pet friendly as wellRead more reviews
Location:cute place close to everythingclose to great restaurants and easy access to highwayscomfortable home close to k-statethis is a great house and very close to restaurants and charming neighborhood & parkwe loved the quiet location that was close to all of our needs
3. Comfy homestay best for couples
This fully furnished second floor apartment is one of several units up for rent. The comfy living space hosts two guests in its single bedroom containing a king-sized bed and a private bathroom with a tub and hot water shower. The tiny but equipped kitchen has a breakfast counter where you can eat your meals. The living room has a huge sofa that’s cozy for watching cable TV or for sleeping an extra guest. You’re provided conveniences like air-conditioning, laundry facilities, heating, hot water, free Wi-Fi, and free on-site parking during your stay. You’ll have easy access to Aggieville, KSU Campus, restaurants, shops, and bars which are all within short distance.
++PERFECT HOME AWAY FROM HOME - #9++Manhattan, Kansas, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:amenities were great wifi plenty of spacevery clean has coffee and little amenities in the kitchenthe couch is very comfy and the bed is huge - always a plusbeautiful kitchen comfortable living room and bed and two tv’s with cableapartment was well kept and very nicely decorated with nice amenities
Cleanliness:everything is clean and comfortableeverything was clean and well kepteverything was clean and well-stockedeverything was very clean and every detail was coveredgreat stay impeccably clean and cozy apartment
Host:we watched the homecoming parade from the apartment wonderful stay and wonderful host and co-host highly recommendgreat hosts always kept in touch and made sure we had a great stayour host was easy to communicate with answering any question we had and very accommodatingthis place is amazing rose and pattie are great hosts super clean fabulous location would definitely stay again:)Read more reviews
Location:perfect location with an easy walk to aggievilleamazing location so homeynice place and walking distance to aggievillegreat location and quality accommodationgreat central location especially for anyone visiting the local university
4. Affordable suite best for families
With a playful mix of vintage and modern interiors, this property provides a luxurious shelter for five guests. It’s a complete homestay with two spacious bedrooms, a wide living room with a fireplace, a fully stocked kitchen with a dining area set for four, and two private bathrooms with a tub and shower. Both bedrooms are furnished with thick cushioned queen beds, a tiny lounge, and a flat-screen TV. The living room has a chic sofa bed that spreads to sleep the fifth guest. Luxuries like soundproofing, air-conditioning, Ethernet connection, free Wi-Fi, free parking, and free essentials are available. The property is just a few steps away from CiCo park, town center, the public pool, walking trails, and has open spaces for playing tennis, baseball, and skateboarding.
Heritage Suites 47Manhattan, Kansas, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:the air conditioner works great but also loudappreciated the smart tv and amenitiesi only wish that the washer and dryer were in the apartmentthe beds were extremely comfortablewe greatly appreciated having a full kitchen for our stay
Cleanliness:clean and spaciousstylish and sparkling cleanthis apartment was very clean quiet and comfortableit is very clean quiet and comfortablethe entire apartment was clean and very quiet
Host:tara was a great hosttara was a great hosttara was very responsive to comments and questionssuper helpful that they allow petsRead more reviews
Location:perfect place close to the stadiumwould definitely recommend this locationlocation is good easy access to the university and the rest of manhattanthe apartment is in a good locationgreat location to football stadium overall clean and taken care of
5. Lovely apartment in a convenient location
This one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment is the ideal pit stop if you are a couple on a quick getaway or just visiting Fort Riley, Kansas University, and Manhattan. Its steps away from shops, bars, and restaurants of Aggieville and KSU Campus. It’s on the second floor of an apartment building with free parking on the ground floor. The unit has simple but modern interiors and amenities for extended stays. It features a cozy living room, a fully stocked kitchen with a breakfast counter, a bedroom with a king bed, and a full bathroom with laundry facilities. Enjoy watching cable TV both in the bedroom and living room with air-conditioning, heating and Wi-Fi coverage for the entire unit.
++PERFECT HOME AWAY FROM HOME - #4++Manhattan, Kansas, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:good wifi and even better connection with a cablenice size flat screens in both the family room and bedroommy stay was extremely comfortablewe had a great stay it was very comfortable
Cleanliness:great communication - sparkling cleanexpect a nice well cleaned placethis is a very clean and spacious placevery clean and very true to its descriptionthe place is very clean and very spacious
Host:the hosts are very responsivehelpful and friendly hoststhe hosts are extremely thoughtful and responsiveeasy check-in and very responsive hoststhis is an amazing place the owners are great and everything was perfect thank you so muchRead more reviews
Location:the location was greatgreat location - just steps away from aggievillethe location is super convenientthe location is super convenientperfect location if you need to access ksu campus; stumbling distance to aggieville
6. Pet-friendly apartment with a fenced-in garden
The rental is a spacious one-bedroom, one-bathroom unit at the lower floor of an apartment in a quiet neighborhood. A stone path from the street parking leads to the private entrance accessed through the backyard. The pet-friendly unit has stylish interiors in shades of white, gray, and black with wood vinyl flooring. The master bedroom contains a queen-sized bed with enough space for an inflatable bed and a sofa bed to sleep, five guests. Cook your meals in the fully stocked kitchen and use the foldable dining table when dining in. Dine outdoors or let your kids and pets run around in the fenced-in garden. It’s the perfect location if you want short walks to the Cico Park or when visiting the nearby schools like KSU or watching a game at the Bill Snyder Family Stadium. Do note that the owners live upstairs with their three dogs.
39 STEP ApartmentManhattan, Kansas, United States
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Amenities & Room:nice amenities in kitchencomfortable bed and easy to use pull out sofacute studio apt with a nice amount of space for a couple peoplethe space is wide opened and very comfortablealso - and this is important - the toilet paper was the best
Cleanliness:very clean and spacious apartmentspace was clean and well-appointedit was clean and comfortable fresh baked cookies were a welcome treatthe space is so clean and comfortableclean place and a nice area too
Host:ed and ceaven are wonderful hostsed is a friendly hostedward is a gracious host who responds quicklyedward was a great host he was very prompt in his answering of the messagesgreat host and super communicationRead more reviews
Location:great location and easy access to everythinglove the location next to the parkgreat location for visiting k-stategreat value and locationvery friendly and a great location
7. Charming apartment in the basement (from USD 75)
The property is surrounded by a lovely flower garden 0.25 miles (0.40 km) away from Anneberg Park and near Colbert Hills. Up for rent is the basement of the house which is a huge room with two double-deck beds, a lounge, a mini gym, a dining table set for four, and a private bathroom with an enclosed shower. The fully air-conditioned room is provided with heating, hot water, TV, and free Wi-Fi. To cook and store food, the unit comes with a fridge, microwave, and a coffeemaker. It’s ideal for four guests looking for a tiny but comfortable space for a temporary stay.
West side retreatManhattan, Kansas, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:how thoughtful and clever the bathroom was very clean and amenities were so thoughtfulthe temperature of the room was perfectthe room was so colorful and generated positive energythe bunk beds are big enough for 2 people and incredibly comfortablebeds were very comfortable and plenty of hot water
Cleanliness:sparkling clean and very comfortable place to staythis apartment was sparkling clean and very spacioussuper clean place and really comfortableeverything is super clean and accommodatingbeautiful updated clean and outstanding
Host:they were wonderful hoststhe hosts are very nice and welcominghosts were extremely friendly and helpfulmaureen and her husband were fantastic hosts we were greeted on arrival and showed to our apartmentthe hosts are the most amazing people really above and beyondRead more reviews
Location:convenient location in nice safe neighborhoodthe location was close to food and entertainmentin a great location definitely worth the staygreat location and she provided so much information about the area if you are not familiar with manhattanbest location in the area for a clean secure place to stay in a great neighborhood
8. Chic apartment near Aggieville
Cozy and chic are the words that best describe this two-bedroom apartment near Aggieville, Manhattan, Kansas. The two bedrooms have queen beds that can sleep two guests each and a couch in the living room that can accommodate another guest making this the ideal getaway for a group of five. The unit has an open plan shared by a living room and fully stocked kitchen with a breakfast counter in between. The minimal modern furniture gives it a comfy and elegant ambiance. The bathroom features ‘his and her’ sink separate from the toilet and shower. The front door has controlled access for added security. Luxuries like air-conditioning, cable TV, laundry facilities, heating, free Wi-Fi, free parking, and free breakfast are provided during your stay.
Classy 2 bed 1 bath near KSU and AggievilleSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:the space was very comfortable and there were many great amenitiesa beautiful comfortable space perfect for a stay for families visiting or business traveler teamsthe unit is well appointed with a large bathroom and 2 comfortable bedrooms
Cleanliness:very clean and quietvery nice very clean lots of spaceclean and tidy as well as comfortablesuper clean accommodation with lovely decorthe apartment was very clean and comfortable
Host:blake is helpful and answered any questions quicklygreat place and great hostblake is also very responsive and generous with his hospitalityi was treated very kindly by the ownerswonderful amenities as well as excellent service from host definitely recommendRead more reviews
Location:great location and affordable for staying close to campusgreat location - lots of restaurants within walking distancenice place close to aggievilleeasy access and secure locationit is close to many great spots in manhattan plus a very short walk to aggieville
A bite of the Little Apple
Have a taste of the Manhappenin lifestyle by booking these rentals on your next trip to the Little Apple. Whether you are traveling as a couple or in small groups, these rentals provide the most comfortable if not the most memorable stay.
If you would like to explore more, you can also check out these cabin rentals near Manhattan, Kansas, for your next vacation trip.
Frequently asked questions about Airbnb vacation rentals in Manhattan, Kansas
1. Which Airbnb vacation rentals in Manhattan are suitable for families?
There are several Airbnb vacation rentals in Manhattan that are suitable for families. Some recommendations are this affordable suite best for families perfect for a family of five and this remodeled cozy townhouse with a sizable brick patio.
2. Which Airbnb vacation rentals in Manhattan have parking?
No need to worry about parking space. Some of the Airbnb vacation rentals in Manhattan, Kansas offer free parking space in the premises such as this remodeled cozy townhouse with a sizable brick patio, this rustic bungalow with a modern touch, this comfy homestay best for couples, and this lovely apartment in a convenient location.
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