Top 18 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Memphis, Tennessee - Updated 2021

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Located on the shores of the Mississippi River, Memphis has long been a mecca for music lovers. This modern, urban city is considered by many to be the home of rock and roll. Music greats like Johnny Cash, Elvis Presley, and B.B. King all made hit records at the famous Sun Studio. Memphis is also the home of the Rock ‘N’ Soul Museum and the Blues Hall of Fame. Visitors can enjoy live music at many venues here, especially on Beale Street, which is one of the best romantic things to do in Memphis. After all of the sightseeing and dancing you will be doing, you will need a relaxing place to stay. And whether you want a downtown apartment or a luxury Airbnb in Memphis, Airbnb has plenty of options for you. Check out these top Airbnbs in Memphis, Tennessee, for a relaxing stay.

1. Urban zen home (from USD 75)

The beautiful decor of this apartment makes it one of the best rentals in Memphis, TN. The gorgeous interior of this urban apartment will make you feel like you are on an island retreat; lots of hanging plants, bohemian decor and a brand new pebble floor shower. The kitchen comes stocked with basic necessities like salt, pepper and olive oil. On the corner you will find a bustling jazz club, a Moroccan and a Mexican restaurant along with a Memphis style BBQ eatery.

Urban Zen w/ Great Central Location
Memphis, Tennessee, United States
218 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
i appreciate the amenities: parking complimentary laundry with fabric softener detergent etc
closet with wood hangers really comfortable bed with soft linens
we enjoyed the relaxing shower and quality towels after long days and the coffee provided each morning
the bed was super comfy
great location great amenities comfortable bed nice bathroom
very clean and super comfortable bed
tim’s rental was very clean and nice
the apartment was fairly clean and was nicely decorated
clean cozy apartment with off-street parking
the place was perfect spotless clean
the staff is friendly and responsive
the hosts are extremely responsive
tim provided many many tips great host
easy to work with the host
tim & his staff communicated so well & made sure our stay was magnificent
great location in midtown
quiet location with secure parking
great location within walking distance of the park and several restaurants and bars
great apartment in a great location
great instructions safe centrally located but quiet
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2. Chic carriage house for two (from USD 93)

Couples looking for a romantic vacation rental, business travelers or solo adventurers will find this chic carriage house to be a great accommodation option in Memphis. This pet-friendly Airbnb has a plush king-size bed in the bedroom, a beautifully appointed dining room, a stylish living area with large windows, a full kitchen and a clean bathroom. A shaded back deck and a patio are also accessible to guests. Several trendy bars and restaurants are located just a short drive away.

Cozy and Private Carriage House Apartment
Memphis, Tennessee, United States
809 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a solid iron gate adds to the feeling of safety
the wine and coffee were such fun touches and the bed was so comfortable
this is a comfortable and charming space in a carriage house
only suggestion is that the bathroom could use better lighting for putting on makeup
this place is very roomy and has everything for a comfortable stay
just as advertised; great appartment super clean great communication
it was very clean
great place and very clean
everything was was clean and easily accessible
the place could use a deep clean
amazing host with awesome response times
kelly was very nice && very responsive
we hope that the owners can rectify these especially with the kitchen and bathroom
it was easy to checkin quite place the owner seemed friendly
the host provides perfect instructions for check-in
awesome location in memphis
this is a cute place
ideal location right off the highway
overall the apartment is very cute and in a great location
beautiful and cozy place perfect location
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3. Charming home in a historic neighborhood (from USD 69)

This rental is best for families or groups of friends who wish to feel at home while on their trip to explore Memphis. This two-bedroom house, originally built in 1906, has undergone renovations and maintenance while still keeping its rustic charm. It has a full kitchen, two bedrooms perfect for four guests, a living room with built-in bookcases and brick accents, and a front porch where you can take in the views of the city’s skyline sunset. The neighborhood where the house is located has Slave Haven and Grind City Brewery. It is also near the Brooks Art Museum, Beale Street, Memphis Zoo, Nationa Civil Rights Museum, and more.

Our 1906 Humble Abode In The Bluff City
Memphis, Tennessee, United States
245 reviews
Entire house 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we loved all the sweet personal touches and the yummy breakfast muffins
very clean and comfortable
extremely clean and comfortable
house was super clean warm and inviting
the place is very clean and communication was awesome
the bathroom was super clean and the shower head was actually heavenly
the hosts made us feel special and well attended
great hosts and a wonderful place
beautiful place the host are very helpful with fast response to any need
hosts were absolutely great - so helpful and accommodating and very quick at responding to messages
and the hosts are friendly likeable and communicative
amazing place close to downtown
for downtown events the location is fabulous
location is 8 minutes from beale street super close to downtown
the location was great and an easy drive to many local attractions
this is such a cute place to stay that was close to everything we wanted to do
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4. Charming cottage in a residential neighborhood (from USD 59)

Located in a quiet residential neighborhood of Memphis, this charming cottage is perfect for two guests. The cottage is fully furnished and has a kitchenette, a queen-size bed, and a full bathroom. You can also relax in the serene side yard that has lush greenery and a hammock. The front porch, with ample seating, a beautifully landscaped garden and a backyard are also accessible to guests. Several restaurants and a walking and biking trail are at a walking distance from this property.

The Farmhouse Graceland Cottage
Memphis, Tennessee, United States
814 reviews
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
small room pretty property with lots of wooded area
the bed was mighty comfy and the thoughtful amenities made for a relaxing stay
the cottage was easy to access when we arrived late and was so cozy
great private place for a very reasonable amount exactly as described and very comfortable
i slept like a baby on the queen sized-bed and enjoyed free use of patty's internet service
super clean cozy and charming
the place was clean and cozy
the cottage house is cozy warm clean comfy and quiet
very clean and cozy cottage behind a larger house
súper clean nice quiet place with a wonderfully comfortable bed
patty is a wonderful host
patty’s a great host very caring
patty was the absolute sweetest host so kind thoughtful and accommodating
patty was helpful and communicative throughout our stay
cozy and comfy and patty was a great host exactly as expected
the location is ideal for visiting points of interest in memphis
great price for location and privacy
nicely located close to graceland beale street central avenue etc
the location is nice not too far from downtown and in a quiet neighborhood
parking is good location is easy to access downtown by car
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5. Private room in a beautiful house (from USD 26)

Those looking for a budget stay option in Memphis can consider booking a room at this beautiful house that is run as a hostel. The room on offer is spacious and appointed with a comfortable queen-size bed, a work desk, ample windows to bring in the natural light, and plenty of space to move around. Guests can also access a shared bathroom, a luxurious living room, a full kitchen, a gorgeous dining room, and beautiful grounds of the property. A 15-minute drive will take you to all the popular attractions of downtown Memphis.

Memphis R&R House // Private Room 5
Memphis, Tennessee, United States
227 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the a/c unit in my room was pretty loud
the kitchen amenities are nice with a fruit basket always stocked
good place if you want to just spend there one nigt: hot shower bedroom and fast wifi
the only plus was great ac in room 4 and a clean bathroom aside from the yellow tub
you are sharing a small bathroom with however many people are there
it was clean and adequate
the room was clean and inexpensive
good bed and clean bathroom
the space was bare bones very clean and had all the basic necessities
super clean and close to everything you could want in memphis
the host were friendly and responded quickly
not delux but it was good and the othee guesta were really friendly :)
check-in process was easy and the host’s were responsive to any enquiries we had about this
amazing value for price and very hospitable
they are very responsive and easy to work with
great location right off the freeway & close to downtown
good location easy drive to downtown memphis
location is ideal makes getting into downtown super simple
great place in great location
cute place and good for the price
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6. Furnished room in an arts and crafts bungalow (from USD 29)

Stay in a private room of a arts and crafts bungalow in a historic neighborhood of Memphis. This accommodation for two has a comfy queen-size bed and a work desk. You will also have access to a shared but well-appointed bathroom, a garden, and a front porch with a swing. The host offers you the use of the kitchen if you wish to prepare any meals. Several trendy restaurants are at a short walking distance from this Airbnb.

Minutes from Everything
Memphis, Tennessee, United States
218 reviews
Private room in bungalow 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wifi is perfect and the central ac was a blessing
spacious bedroom with all the amenities to make you comfortable
great wi-fi and a very reasonable place to stay
also happy to have a space heater already in there if i needed it really great experience
we felt very welcome and the room was lovely
super cool and clean place
elizabeth's place was very clean spacious and welcoming
a clean quite place with lots of character
the room was big and clean and in a good neighborhood
elizabeth’s place was easy to find very clean and super convenient
welcoming hosts who make you feel at home
very nice place with a lovely host who provided us with the local info
elizabeth was a lovely host
elizabeth and john were wonderful hosts
elizabeth and john were great hosts
great location in a great neighborhood
think her location is great
close to a lot of nice restaurants
great location for being in memphis
house is in a sweet historic neighborhood close to downtown
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7. Apartment in downtown with a view

Are you on a family trip to Memphis but on a lower budget? You can still have nice and cozy accommodation for you and your family that’s furnished and located in central downtown. This rental is an old but beautifully maintained apartment in a historic building that’s nestled between 2nd Street and Madison Avenue. It features two bedrooms, each fitted with a queen bed, perfect for four guests. There’s also a full kitchen and a living room with a cozy couch and a flat-screen TV.

2 BR Apartment in Downtown with View
Memphis, Tennessee, United States
16 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
very relaxing and clean
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8. Stylish carriage house for a couple's getaway

Couples looking for a romantic getaway home in Memphis will love this renovated and stylish carriage house. The studio Airbnb has a plush bed, an inviting living area, a gorgeous all-white kitchen and dining space, and a full bathroom. A free parking space, WiFi, air-conditioning, and other such amenities are also offered here. Downtown Memphis is just a 15-minute drive away.

Renovated Carriage House in the Heart of Memphis!
Memphis, Tennessee, United States
128 reviews
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the wifi was a bit slow but worked well enough to get by
kitchen fully stocked with pot n pans and a really nice sink
super clean super nice
lovely place very clean and well appointed
our stay was great the space was clean and tidy
clean cute guesthouse in a wonderful and safe neighborhood
ashley was a great host and she was very quick to respond to any questions or concerns we had
the owners made sure to send an exterminator out asap
ashley was so responsive and very helpful
they were extremely responsive throughout the stay
the location was great too i would definitely recommend staying here for your next trip to memphis
super stylish home in a great location
this place is nicely decorated and in a great location
we loved the home and the location so close to a wonderful walking trail
such a cute place to stay in a super great location love all of the charm
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9. Sweet cottage

If you’re looking for Airbnb houses in Memphis, Tennessee, why not opt for a guest cottage instead? This cottage is conveniently located near some of the best things to do in Memphis. Just a 5 minute walk will take you to the farmer’s market, the city’s best restaurants and hot clubs. Guests are provided with coffee, local honey and a stocked breakfast cart during your stay. The hosts are located on the same property and happy to provide recommendations of the best places to eat or things to do. They also have baby items available upon request such as play pens, high chair and toys. The cottage does have a private, fenced backyard for kids or pets to play.

Bee-n-Bee - sanitized daily for health and safety!
Memphis, Tennessee, United States
620 reviews
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the cottage was cool and comfortable- perfect for coming in after a 90° day in september
we were very comfortable here the bed was fantastic and the reading chairs were a great touch
the feather bed is a major plus- i slept like a baby my entire stay
this is a terrific cozy guest house
the space was so sweet and cozy
plenty of nice clean towels in the bathroom
everything was clean
the cottage is clean and well situated in midtown
very cute and clean with some artistic finishes
it was clean and felt like home
mary and wes were great hosts
very nice hosts that responded quickly to my questions
the hosts were amazing and they were very quick to respond to any questions i had
mary provided all the recommendations we could want and was overall a great host
the hosts are responsive and flexible
perfect studio space close to downtown
good location close to everything we wanted to see in memphis
we also loved the location
great place in a really good location in cooper-young district
great stay close to everywhere we needed to be
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10. Picture-perfect bungalow

If you are a group of four who wish to stay in an Instagrammable home on your trip to Memphis, then this eccentric two-bedroom bungalow in the historic Cooper-Young is best for you. Its complete amenities are not just meant to give you a convenient stay. They also make your stay a bit more fun and exciting. The well-equipped farm-style kitchen has a mosaic backsplash, the full marble bathroom is newly renovated, and the living room is decorated with exquisite art pieces collected by the hosts from their travels. This rental is ideally located in an eclectic urban neighborhood near the city’s major rail lines. Do note that city noises are audible from the house.

Instahaus - sanitized daily for health and safety!
Memphis, Tennessee, United States
143 reviews
Entire bungalow 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
loved the added touch of the record player record player in the dining room
i especially liked the tech setup with the internet and tv watching options if you want it
the space is very cozy and comfortable
we called the hosts about it and he brought over a fan almost immediately for us
the bathroom however is the stand out here with its elegance and up upgrade
house was clean and well equipped
very quite and clean would definitely stay again
very clean and cozy place highly recommend
the house was immaculately clean and had great covid19 protocols in place
the bungalow was comfortable and very clean
mary & wes were great host
the hosts were really sweet and have timely responses
hosts were very responsive and provided specific food carryout suggestions
mary and wes were very responsive and great hosts
great home and great hosts we enjoyed our stay
very cool location - just a short walk to the restaurants & shopping on cooper
the location was great and easy to find
neighborhood is definitely up and coming but was very close and in good walking distance to cute cafes
it was was close to everything a super easy and quick drive to beale street
cute little space sweet little stylish touches close to beale street and local attractions
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11. Downtown condo

The condo is located on the second floor right in the center of all that Memphis has to offer. The elevator opens directly into the condo living area. A trolley stop is located within steps of the main entrance to the building. No matter which direction you choose to explore, this location is the perfect base point for your visit to Memphis. Everything you need; restaurants, attractions, clubs and shopping are all nearby.

“Wonderful location and such a hip, large and spacious loft! The area is absolutely amazing with plenty of choices for dining and nightlife. April is a wonderful host who has lots of information about the area and who will respond immediately with any questions or concerns you may have!” - Mitch

Downtown Condo

12. Red Rooster Lodge

Rustic styled guesthouse on a quiet street in midtown Memphis. The one bedroom is upstairs and the bathroom is downstairs. The guesthouse features wood paneling on the walls and tin on the ceilings for a country feel. The private courtyard is a nice place to enjoy your morning coffee or end of the day cocktail. The artsy community known as the Cooper Young District is a short walk away. You will also find plenty of great places to eat or drink nearby.

Red Rooster Lodge

13. Private apartment in Historic Midtown

Cozy 2 bedroom apartment located in a quiet, safe neighborhood. Local coffee and tea are provided for your stay. A quick, 5 minute drive will get you downtown, to Cooper Young or the Overton Square. Grocery stores are also located close by if you want to do your own cooking in the fully stocked kitchen. The apartment has WiFi and Netflix ready to go. Situated on the first floor of the building with a private entrance. This apartment makes the perfect private retreat for your visit.

Private 2BR Apt. Historic Midtown
Memphis, Tennessee, United States
255 reviews
Entire apartment 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

14. Charming Cooper-Young bungalow

Located in the heart of the hippest neighborhood in Memphis, the Cooper Young District, the two bedroom comes fully stocked with everything you need for a great stay. For light sleepers, the host will provide ear plugs to drown out the noise of the train nearby. The front porch swing is the perfect place to enjoy your morning coffee. Guests have access to Netflix, Hulu and HBO during their stay. Restaurants, clubs and shopping are just minutes away.

Charming Cooper-Young Bungalow

15. Eclectic house

This is a two-bedroom home located in the entertainment district known as the Highland Strip, within walking distance of the University of Memphis. The house is decorated with eclectic art pieces and features hardwood floors. You will also love the patio and fenced back yard. It’s just a short drive, about 15 minutes, to downtown and Beale Street.

“The house was perfect for our family of 5. I loved that he has kept it original instead of modern. The art work and eclectic decor was cool. I loved that I could let my kids play outside, safely because of the fence. I’d stay here again!” - Althea

Cute, Eclectic UofM House
Memphis, Tennessee, United States
231 reviews
Entire house 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

16. Penthouse in the downtown area

This penthouse unit is conveniently located near the hospitals and Sun Studios is only three blocks away. The 3 bedroom apartment has been split up to accommodate other guests. What you get is a private bedroom and you may, or may not, have to share the bathroom. The apartment has an attached balcony and great views of downtown Memphis. You have plenty of restaurants to choose from all within walking distance. The host is also an Uber driver so if you need a ride she will hook you up.

Penthouse Downtown

17. Spacious one-bedroom apartment downtown

The apartment is located in the historic Exchange Building in the center of downtown. Everything you need, or want, can be found on a quick stroll. There is a 24/7 help deck in the lobby of the building as well as a small convenience store. The only drawback to this location is there is no parking other than the paid for parking garages nearby.

“Great apartment in prime location with walking distance of Beale Street. Very clean and bright with great amenities. Definitely recommend to Memphis visitors!!” - Tony

Spacious 1BR Downtown

18. Artsy raised cabin

For a truly unique retreat you might enjoy this artsy cabin. The cabin and its furnishing are all built by hand by the owner. The cabin is the size of the newly popular tiny houses. Features include an antique kitchen, artsy shower and gazebo under the treehouse. An area to grill is provided along with the basic necessities you will need for your stay.

Artsy raised cabin close to everything
96 reviews
Entire cabin 1 Bed

Whirlwind city of sights and sounds

Memphis is a popular tourist destination due its history and abundance of attractions. Everywhere you turn there is something to see or do. Live music can be found on the streets and in the clubs day and night. With so much action all around you naturally need a place to stay that offers relaxation. Whether you’re looking for a cozy cottage or an Airbnb in downtown Memphis, Airbnb has you covered! Any of these great vacation rentals will give you the peace you need to restore your energy for another day of whirlwind activities.

Frequently asked questions about the top Airbnbs in Memphis, Tennessee

1. Which are the best pet-friendly Airbnbs in Memphis?

Very few Airbnbs in Memphis allow pets. If you are traveling to Memphis with your furry friend in tow, then the best pet-friendly Airbnbs for you would be this quaint studio cottage or this chic carriage house for two.

2. Which Airbnbs in Memphis are good for families?

Not many Airbnbs in Memphis are good for families. Those traveling to Memphis with children and looking for family-friendly Airbnbs can consider booking this eclectic house or this quaint studio cottage.

3. Which are the best romantic Airbnbs in Memphis?

Several romantic Airbnbs are available in Memphis. For the best and most romantic Airbnbs, choose from the following options: i) stylish carriage house for a couple’s getaway ii) chic carriage house for two iii) charming cottage in a residential neighborhood iv) furnished room in an arts and crafts bungalow.

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