10 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Manhattan, Kansas - Updated 2022

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Maria Cristina
Maria Cristina 

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. We’ve listed below the best Airbnb vacation rentals in Manhattan, Kansas for a luxurious stay in a town also called Manhappenin!

1. Comfy homestay for couples (from USD 69)

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.

Manhattan, Kansas, United States
221 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
amenities were great wifi plenty of space
very clean has coffee and little amenities in the kitchen
the couch is very comfy and the bed is huge - always a plus
beautiful kitchen comfortable living room and bed and two tv’s with cable
apartment was well kept and very nicely decorated with nice amenities
everything is clean and comfortable
everything was clean and well kept
everything was clean and well-stocked
everything was very clean and every detail was covered
great stay impeccably clean and cozy apartment
we watched the homecoming parade from the apartment wonderful stay and wonderful host and co-host highly recommend
great hosts always kept in touch and made sure we had a great stay
our host was easy to communicate with answering any question we had and very accommodating
this place is amazing rose and pattie are great hosts super clean fabulous location would definitely stay again:)
perfect location with an easy walk to aggieville
amazing location so homey
nice place and walking distance to aggieville
great location and quality accommodation
great central location especially for anyone visiting the local university
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2. Elegant suite for a family (from USD 92)

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 47
Manhattan, Kansas, United States
99 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the air conditioner works great but also loud
appreciated the smart tv and amenities
i only wish that the washer and dryer were in the apartment
the beds were extremely comfortable
we greatly appreciated having a full kitchen for our stay
clean and spacious
stylish and sparkling clean
this apartment was very clean quiet and comfortable
it is very clean quiet and comfortable
the entire apartment was clean and very quiet
tara was a great host
tara was a great host
tara was very responsive to comments and questions
super helpful that they allow pets
perfect place close to the stadium
would definitely recommend this location
location is good easy access to the university and the rest of manhattan
the apartment is in a good location
great location to football stadium overall clean and taken care of
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3. Perfect couple’s getaway (from USD 74)

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.

171 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
good wifi and even better connection with a cable
nice size flat screens in both the family room and bedroom
my stay was extremely comfortable
we had a great stay it was very comfortable
great communication - sparkling clean
expect a nice well cleaned place
this is a very clean and spacious place
very clean and very true to its description
the place is very clean and very spacious
the hosts are very responsive
helpful and friendly hosts
the hosts are extremely thoughtful and responsive
easy check-in and very responsive hosts
this is an amazing place the owners are great and everything was perfect thank you so much
the location was great
great location - just steps away from aggieville
the location is super convenient
the location is super convenient
perfect location if you need to access ksu campus; stumbling distance to aggieville
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4. Classy dwelling near parks and schools (from USD 97)

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 Apartment
Manhattan, Kansas, United States
486 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 5 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
nice amenities in kitchen
comfortable bed and easy to use pull out sofa
cute studio apt with a nice amount of space for a couple people
the space is wide opened and very comfortable
also - and this is important - the toilet paper was the best
very clean and spacious apartment
space was clean and well-appointed
it was clean and comfortable fresh baked cookies were a welcome treat
the space is so clean and comfortable
clean place and a nice area too
ed and ceaven are wonderful hosts
ed is a friendly host
edward is a gracious host who responds quickly
edward was a great host he was very prompt in his answering of the messages
great host and super communication
great location and easy access to everything
love the location next to the park
great location for visiting k-state
great value and location
very friendly and a great location
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5. 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 retreat
Manhattan, Kansas, United States
116 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Shared room in serviced apartment 4 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
how thoughtful and clever the bathroom was very clean and amenities were so thoughtful
the temperature of the room was perfect
the room was so colorful and generated positive energy
the bunk beds are big enough for 2 people and incredibly comfortable
beds were very comfortable and plenty of hot water
sparkling clean and very comfortable place to stay
this apartment was sparkling clean and very spacious
super clean place and really comfortable
everything is super clean and accommodating
beautiful updated clean and outstanding
they were wonderful hosts
the hosts are very nice and welcoming
hosts were extremely friendly and helpful
maureen and her husband were fantastic hosts we were greeted on arrival and showed to our apartment
the hosts are the most amazing people really above and beyond
convenient location in nice safe neighborhood
the location was close to food and entertainment
in a great location definitely worth the stay
great location and she provided so much information about the area if you are not familiar with manhattan
best location in the area for a clean secure place to stay in a great neighborhood
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6. Adorable downtown home for four

Four guests will find this two-bedroom bungalow a relaxing retreat after shopping or dining in Poyntz downtown or Aggieville or from exploring City Park. All of these places are just blocks away from the unit. The fully air-conditioned apartment offers a comfortable homestay. It features a cozy living room with an L-shaped sofa where you can lounge while watching TV or sleep an extra guest. It is adjacent to the dining area with a rustic wooden bench style dining table. The fully equipped kitchen is in a separate room and has a chic black and white motif. The two spacious bedrooms are fitted with a queen and full-sized bed to sleep, four guests. The full bathroom is handicap-friendly.

Adorable Downtown Home
Manhattan, Kansas, United States
144 reviews
Entire house 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the beds were super comfy
tons of parking comfortable beds tons of thoughtful amenities and ideal location
the beds were very comfortable
this cozy 2 br was a great fit for us for a recent business trip to manhattan
beds are comfortable kitchen is well-stocked and the decor is cute and stylish
very clean and stylish and comfortable
clean and welcoming with fresh decor
the house was clean and comfortable
laura’s place provided a clean and comfortable stay
very clean and she responded quick
great host and excellent communicator
she was a great host as well
laura was a great host and very quick with responses
the host was wonderful
laura is truly a super host
this is a very cute house super close to aggieville
close to aggieville for late night fun
great location and cozy laura was wonderful
this location was super convenient for a conference i was attending in the downtown area
very cozy and comfortable space to stay with close proximity to aggieville
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7. Cozy apartment close to attractions

The cozy apartment is perfect for small families or four guests who are auditioning for McCain Auditorium or visiting the Art Museum and K-State University. All these establishments are at a walking distance including the Manhattan Public Library, City Park, and Aggieville. The unit is in the upper floor of the Anderson Village Apartment building and features a fully equipped kitchen, dining area, living room, and a single bedroom with ensuite bathroom. To sleep all four guests, there’s a queen bed and air mattress in the bedroom and another air mattress in the common area. Guests may use the entire apartment except for the closed closets and the contents in the cabinets and fridge. Enjoy luxuries like air-conditioning, heating, laundry facilities, hot water, free Wi-Fi, and on-site parking during your stay. An ATM, K-Credit shop, a laundromat, and a specialty cafe is on the ground floor of the building.

Apartment in Walking Distance to KSU/Aggieville
Manhattan, Kansas, United States
99 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
couldn't get the tv to turn on but wifi worked great
sparkling clean and super easy checkin
clean and nice place with everything we needed
the place was clean and picked up
the apartment was clean and more spacious that expected
apartment was clean and perfect for our overnight stay
she is an awesome host
fantastically attentive host and just a great experience all around
the apartment has lots to offer for entertainment and the host is very friendly
i had a last minute change of plans and she was very helpful
kaitlyn was a great host and we had everything we needed
great location walking distance to aggieville
great location close or walking distance to many places
great location walking distance to aggieville
the location is perfect so close to the university and aggieville
great location on k state campus
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8. Modern country-style home for two

You have complete privacy of this walk-in basement apartment steps away from Sunset Zoo and five-minutes by car to K-State Campus. Another tenant occupies the upper floor of the apartment so expect some noise from upstairs. You will have your own entryway to the basement and all access to the apartment including the patio, backyard, laundry area, and tiny storage room excluding the garage. The unit is modest in size, furnished with chic country-style furniture and features a living room, kitchen, dining area, bedroom, and a bathroom with a stand-in shower. The spacious bedroom fits a double bed snug for two people. The unit can easily be cooled with a fan or air-conditioner or warmed with a heater. Enjoy your stay indoors by watching cable TV or surfing the net using free Wi-Fi.

The Summit House in southwest Manhattan
Manhattan, Kansas, United States
34 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
the neighborhood was quiet the apartment was clean and she responded immediately to any questions
great customer service and the apartment was very clean and thoughtful touches throughout the house
the hosts were wonderful and quick to respond
andrea is super helpful and able to make your stay here perfect
she is attentive accommodating and truly goes above and beyond on your behalf
very nice quite place good location owner is quick to respond to any concerns go wildcats
a wonderfully cute little place to stay in manhattan
the place is extremely conveniently located and the space itself is very cute
we especially enjoyed how close in proximity this was to surrounding areas and attractions in manhattan
super clean & cute very stylish & unique great location
great place to stay in the little apple
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9. Boho-style suite for three guests

This charming boho-inspired suite can host three people comfortably. The room is attached to the main home with its own private entrance. Just a block away from the K-State University and Aggieville, it’s ideal for travelers staying in town for a few days. Have a good night sleep on the queen-sized bed that fits two guests. You can request for a floor mattress if you have another guest or baby equipment if traveling with kids. The room has an ensuite bathroom with a vanity sink, toilet, and tub with hot water shower. The room also features a work desk, a flat-screen TV, a walk-in closet, free Wi-Fi, and a coffee nook complete with breakfast items and coffee making facilities. You can park on-site and on the street.

Boho In-Law Suite on City Park!
Manhattan, Kansas, United States
42 reviews
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
katie’s air bnb was such a cozy place to stay and we loved the amenities
the room is really nice with so many amenities
very comfortable great bed great shower nice touches like good coffee selections yogurt bananas bottled water
host had a lot of great touches like coffee and breakfast options
this place is super stylish and cozy the office space was perfect and the bed was incredibly comfy
very clean and nice
very clean quiet and the bed was beyond comfortable
amazing space was super clean and provided everything i needed
loved our cozy short stay here very clean sweet little local touches
it was easy check in/out and place was sparkling clean modern and comfortable
the host family is very kind and caring
katie has been an awesome host
she has been very communicative and she made sure that we had a comfortable stay
great hosts a great room in a great town
katie was a magnificent host
great location
also the location is perfect -- you can walk to coffeeshops restaurants and a park
great little place with a superb location in the heart of manhattan
great location and loved all the little extra things
her house is located right on the park perfect for exploring the neighborhood and kstate area
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10. Chic apartment near Aggieville

Cozy and chic are the words that best describe this two-bedroom apartment near Aggieville and K-State University. 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 Aggieville
240 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the space was very comfortable and there were many great amenities
a beautiful comfortable space perfect for a stay for families visiting or business traveler teams
the unit is well appointed with a large bathroom and 2 comfortable bedrooms
very clean and quiet
very nice very clean lots of space
clean and tidy as well as comfortable
super clean accommodation with lovely decor
the apartment was very clean and comfortable
blake is helpful and answered any questions quickly
great place and great host
blake is also very responsive and generous with his hospitality
i was treated very kindly by the owners
wonderful amenities as well as excellent service from host definitely recommend
great location and affordable for staying close to campus
great location - lots of restaurants within walking distance
nice place close to aggieville
easy access and secure location
it is close to many great spots in manhattan plus a very short walk to aggieville
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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 in Manhattan, Kansas. Include these rentals on your next visit!

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