12 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Muswell Hill, England - Updated 2024

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Residents of Muswell Hill are content with great views, good air, and excellent housing. Stop by and marvel at the Edwardian vibe of this quiet corner of north London. According to The Sunday Times, this suburb is one of the best places to live in the United Kingdom. Aside from remarkable architectural landmarks, the district is also home to plenty of open green spaces and some of the trendiest boutiques and cafes in London. Muswell Hill is an attractive residential area only 5 miles (8 kilometers) from central London. The next time you’re in this area, explore the attractive streets of Muswell Hill. Better yet, experience living there by booking one of the best Airbnb vacation rentals in Muswell Hill, UK.

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 April 11, 2024.

1. Private flat near the Muswell Hill Village (from USD 78)

Cozy and comfortable, this flat is ideal for couples and solo travelers looking for a convenient retreat. The rental is part of the building where the host lives but has a separate entrance for privacy. It also features heating for comfort and Wi-Fi for entertainment.

Although no fully functional kitchen is available in the rental, guests can enjoy plenty of food options during their stay. Muswell Hill ‘Village,’ where restaurants, cafes, and supermarkets abound, is only a five-minute walk from the property.

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Greater London, England, United Kingdom
1.47 km (1.0 mi) from Alexandra Palace
139 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
loved that there is a kitchenette well equipped with water heater fridge etc
breakfast coffee and a large selection of teas were made available which was a nice touch
very nice studio with attached bathroom (kettle & fridge)
jennifer was welcoming and helpful and the accommodation was comfortable secure and well-equipped
the super king bed is very comfortable and the flat is nicely decorated and well appointed
everything was very clean and well maintained
the room was clean exactly like you see the pictures
her place is cozy clean comfortable and quiet
the flat was comfortable and clean with lots of nice extras
the accommodation was clean quiet well furnished and perfect for my work
she was responsive and welcoming
thank you for being such a great host jennifer
she is very friendly and made sure i had a comfortable stay
absolutely wonderful place and host
jennifer was a great host and very helpful
so pretty and peaceful but short walk to food and stores
wonderful stay very comfortable and the location is amazing
would definitely stay here again if visiting central london
would definitely stay here again if visiting central london
the stay was good and in a great location very quiet and relaxed
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2. Edwardian house with city views (from USD 440)

Lovely views and a relaxed ambiance await travelers staying in this Edwardian house. It also has a fully furnished space for family getaways and group retreats. Central heating, Wi-Fi, and a high-definition TV are all available in the rental. The place is suitable even for longer stays, with laundry facilities and a functional kitchen.

For relaxation, guests can head to the rental’s roof deck, which looks out to the Alexandria Palace and the nearby park, just a five-minute walk away. Other points of interest within one hour of the property include Crouch and Central London, both feature various shopping spots and dining options.

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London, United Kingdom
800 meters (0.5 ft) from Alexandra Palace
19 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 4 Beds 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it made our stay in london for the knitting and stitching show much more comfortable
the kitchen diner was lovely for breakfast and the heated floor in there was great
itwas spotless clean when they arrived
very clean and lots of space
the house was clean and had a relaxed atmosphere
it was clean tidy and a lovely home
jim very kindly left us essentials (wine) and the house was spotless
jim was very accommodating of our special request
very friendly and helpful owner
the hosts provided us with all the info required to get around and about which was v helpful
many thanks to our host for being so accomodating
the hosts were super kind and helped make my parents' stay a positive one
a wonderful spacious house and a perfect location
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3. Contemporary studio with garden view

Choosing this self-contained vacation rental as your temporary home in Muswell Hill brings you close to Alexandra Palace and numerous parks. It’s a stylish space with plenty of space and natural light. The garden is attentively maintained by the hosts. You might see them watering the plants, or they might drop by with a freshly baked loaf of bread. This Airbnb is your personal space with a private entrance, and you can retire to its comforts in between sightseeing trips. Enjoy a luxurious rest after a nice dinner out in one of the restaurants or pubs in London.

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Greater London, England, United Kingdom
511 meters (0.4 ft) from Alexandra Palace
109 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
lovely very clean basement studio apartment
everything was very clean and she also had food and everything we could possibly need waiting for us
lovely landlady beautiful and clean studio
great host with lovely thoughtful touches
marianne was a great host
marianne is an excellent host she was incredibly responsive and provided with all the info i needed
amazing place with an amazing host
marianne is the perfect host
the location was perfect
the location was just minutes away fromalexander palace which was perfect for what we needed
it's easy to get public transport to central london as well as walks in nearby parks and woods
beautiful space perfect location for alexandra palace and a wonderful host
excellent and stylish studio accommodation in a quiet location but with good access to all amenities
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4. Cozy family home near Parkland Nature Reserve

Traveling with the kids should be hassle-free if you choose this Muswell Hill flat near downtown. This Airbnb is a two-bedroom home with outdoor seating under a sturdy parasol. There is a high chair in the house, but there is no crib for infants. The children will enjoy playing with the toys provided by the host. This affordable family apartment is all on the ground floor. It’s compact and functional, but there’s enough space inside and outside for active toddlers. This vacation rental is the family home of the host. Inquire about areas not accessible to guests and arrangements about pets upon booking.

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Greater London, England, United Kingdom
839 meters (0.6 ft) from Alexandra Palace
106 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 3 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the beds were super comfy and the flat is cozy and very well appointed
very comfortable with sky tv which was a bonus
the beds were very comfy and the local area was lovely really quiet too
the beds are comfortable and if it had been warmer we would have used the outside space
lovely clean and warm flat
it was clean and cosy
good clean and tidy place
the place was clean and very welcoming
absolutely spotless perfect for a family stop over
monica is a welcoming and thoughtful host
thank you monica for being an excellent host
the host is very kind and responsive
monica was very helpful too
monica was a great host and easily contactable
it’s a great location to easily access central london
the location was great right next to the broadway
a wonderful stay and perfect location for the ally pally just a short walk through the park
a lovely apartment in a very convenient location
great location and very cosy spatious place
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5. Gorgeous flat near Broadway

This self-contained apartment in an Edwardian home is an exclusive space for guests. High ceilings, chandeliers, and marble fireplaces create an environment that redefines your idea of a London vacation home. The many admirable features of this Airbnb are too numerous to count. Suffice to say that it is a gorgeous space with elegant furnishing and modern comforts. This Airbnb is near Alexandra Palace, which can be reached within 10 minutes on foot. The vibrant Broadway distinct is just as close to the property as well.

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Greater London, England, United Kingdom
687 meters (0.5 ft) from Alexandra Palace
64 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful apartment with stunning decor such a stylish apartment equipped with everything we could have needed
nicely decorated clean and comfortable
the flat was beautifully clean kitchen easy to cook in and bathroom amazing
it’s huge for 4 people and was absolutely spotlessly clean
iain is a great host and most helpful
check in was easy and the host was quick to respond to queries
hosts were welcoming and quick to respond to our queries
great host and amazing apartment in the heart of leafy muswell hill
the area itself is lovely close to shops/bars and central london very accessible bus bus
iain is close by and very responsive
iain's flat is in a great location within walking distance of central muswell hill
iain’s place is in a great location and is very stylish
close to alexandra palace the shops and restaurant's in muswell hill and great transport links to central london
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6. Cozy shared apartment near Highgate Woods

If you are willing to share a north London Airbnb with a generous host, then book this private room on Broadway near Alexandra Palace. A private room is allocated to one guest. The rest of the apartment’s modern amenities is yours to enjoy. Guests may cook using the kitchen facilities and lounge in the living room if they feel like chatting with the host. Supermarkets and pubs are within walking distance. The flat is airy, bright, and spotlessly clean. This Airbnb’s location offers guests a means to commute by bus to Highgate Tube and from there to other parts of London.

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London, United Kingdom
1.02 km (0.7 mi) from Alexandra Palace
7 reviews   Wifi Available
PRIVATE ROOM IN CONDO 2 Beds 1 Guest 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 1

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the wifi is very fast - 30mbps+ and i never had any problems with reliability
the appartment was clean and comfortable
the bathroom and living room are fairly modern and clean well looked-after
and the host very gentle
and dina herself is a great host
both the hosts were amazing helpful and friendly but left me to enjoy my time on the flat
she's chatty and friendly great sense of humour but is respectful of your privacy as well
very comfortable stay excellent location originally booked for one week but decided to extend my stay for another week
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7. Immaculate apartment in East Finchley (from USD 150)

This Airbnb is a ground floor unit that is equipped with a kitchen, living room, a bedroom, and bathtub-hot tub. Guests can rely on brand-new and reliable appliances for their daily needs. This modern space is a unit in an apartment complex near East Finchley High Road. You’ll be situated near commercial establishments and business centers while still enjoying the elegant features and comforts of a converted Victorian building. If your itinerary includes Ally Pally, which is the name of the locals for Alexandra Palace, you can take the bus that stops in front of the building.

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Greater London, England, United Kingdom
2.25 km (1.4 mi) from Alexandra Palace
79 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 3 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we had a wonderful place at sahara’s place it’s perfect and really cozy
lovely clean and cosy apartment
the flat is clean tidy and quiet
the place was very clean and was easy to feel comfortable in
sahar was lovely and patient the apartment was clean and well accommodating
the flat is in a great area and the host keeps it really clean and tidy
beautiful property great host
sahar was an amazing host
cozy apartment and host was very helpful
the host was superb very communicative and helpful
great host lovely place to stay
the neighborhood is safe the location is great close to metro station and various shops
easy access to east finchley tube station and good bus routes too
super comfortable cozy space in a great location
a nice wee flat that is in a good location for travel into london
great apartment for 3 people location for us was perfect as visiting a relative
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8. Eclectic and spacious space with private garden

The plush sofas in the living room would be beckoning you to stay in and lounge all day. The expansive terrace and comfy outdoor seating areas will tempt you to spread out a picnic in the gorgeous garden. When you have found a fully furnished vacation home it’s easy to decide to stay indoors. This roomy Airbnb in Muswell Hill is fully equipped. When you finally decide to go out, you can still take your time because the house is about two minutes from cafes, shops, and restaurants. Ask the host for specific arrangements for long-term booking.

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London, England, United Kingdom
1.31 km (0.9 mi) from Alexandra Palace
52 reviews  
Entire house 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very spacious dining/living room with a great open kitchen
the two other bedrooms had comfortable beds also
the garden is serene and every room is decorated in a beautiful unique way
we loved the apartment of ruth
very comfortable spacious and clean
communications with the host is also very efficient and helpful
wonderful host really enjoyed staying here
she is very responsive answers all questions accurately and lovely to talk to
she was very responsive and informative
the owner was really helpful and on hand to answer any questions we had when we left
location superb everything within walking distance shops restaurants and public transport
amazing place - so close to everything we needed
fabulous flat in a wonderful location
the neighborhood is friendly and the location is half an hour of uber to the heart of london
the location in muswell hill is also great
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9. Cheery apartment in an Edwardian house

You can’t ask for more in a bright and comfortable apartment in the Edwardian center of Muswell Hill. The airy spaces and well-appointed rooms of this century-old home offer respite to four guests. There is a first-floor balcony in this ground-floor Airbnb with a hall, living room, and two bedrooms. The kitchen is more than suitable for serious home cooks. The shopping centers and cafes are only a five-minute stroll away. This space is a comfortable vacation getaway for single travelers and families with children.

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London, England, United Kingdom
1.36 km (0.9 mi) from Alexandra Palace
48 reviews  
Entire apartment 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wi-fi was brilliant and all appliances were of high quality with various device chargers available if we needed them
lovely apartment with balcony that we enjoyed on the sunny mornings
we would definitely recommend rachel's apartment to anyone who is thinking of visiting muswill hill
great apartment with cosy balcony and friendly and flexible host
we had a fabulous weekend at rachel’s apartment in muswell hill
very clean and exactly as advertised
excellent property very clean and comfortable
it was spotlessly clean and very well equipped
such a comfy clean bed with high quality pillows bedding and towels
this flat is wonderful large fridge spotlessly clean wonderful shower and bath lots of fluffy towels and bathrobes
rachel is a great host
rachel was a great host; quick responses really helpful and accommodating and made us feel very welcome
rachel was a great host very responsive and extremely helpful
a professional and caring host
very easy to deal with host and great communications would stay again
great place in a great location
a wonderful flat in a great location
fantastic apartment in great location
access to central london was also easy by both the underground and bus services
the flat was immaculate and the location is fantastic
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10. Exceptional flat near Highgate Tube (from USD 178)

When you require a modern space with a country vibe, then book an apartment adjacent to acres of ancient woodland. This lovely Airbnb is furnished lovingly for four guests. You will appreciate the thoughtfulness of the host and the upscale amenities. The apartment is furnished to meet the needs of a small family, a couple, or a solo traveler. The area is home to many restaurants and cafes if you’re not planning to use the spacious kitchen. The location offers access to the Northern Line with Highgate Tube only five minutes away on foot.

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London, England, United Kingdom
1.5 km (1.0 mi) from Alexandra Palace
79 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beds and sofa are very comfortable
the apartment whilst only one bedroom feels huge and offers a massive amount of space
the beds are comfortable and there is space to store your belongings
it was very clean throughout and nicely decorated
the flat was spacious clean and comfortable i would stay again
everything is extremely clean and you find everything you need even for a longer stay
deborah was a lovely host quick to respond to any questions
deborah was very welcoming and helpful
deborah is a very nice host and she made everything easy for us
kind and friendly hosts and a quiet neighbourhood
deborah was a great host i highly recommend her place
close to highgate station which great for a city break as the northern line is so close
this is a fantastic apartment in a great location
a great place to stay in good location
a recommended place located near a lovely woods in a very nice neighborhood
it's private and an easy 10 min walk to highgate station
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11. Tranquil flat for two with adorable garden

Muswell Hill is known for its stylish shops and quiet elegance. This Airbnb near East Finchley High Road and Broadway is a prime place to experience the suburban vibe of Muswell Hill. It’s a modern space for two with a small and adorable garden that guests can view through the living room. The host is generous with essential kitchen and cooking supplies so that guests can make coffee, tea, and sandwiches upon their arrival. This organized, clean, and tranquil studio space is an affordable vacation rental situated seven minutes from a tube station that brings travelers to Central London.

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1.85 km (1.2 mi) from Alexandra Palace
28 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it was light airy quiet comfortable and really well equipped
clean comfortable with everything i would want
everything was clean and in pristine condition
the place was spotless and is well cared for
the apartment was spotless and with a great location
kassim is a wonderful host
kassim was a lovely host and very attentive to make sure you are taken care of
kassim and his family have been such an amazing family and host to us
the hosts are very friendly and it is a pleasure to meet them
kassim's wife jessica was wonderfully kind to us
location is great and kassim is wonderful
all shops and lovely restaurants walking distance
the location is really central and the railway line is was better connected than we hoped
the location was great close to muswell hill and to northern line trains into the city
thé flat is perfectly clean modern with a cute garden located in a very pretty neighbourhood
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12. Upscale garage conversion near Alexandra Palace

If you have no idea what a garden house is, then take this opportunity to live in one. This Airbnb is not your typical guest suite. This dream space has a marvelous kitchen that is the epitome of space-saving design. The room is filled with natural light and offers a view of the charming garden just outside. Patio seating is available to guests as well. This affordable upscale studio mirrors the chic community that you’ll be calling home for a few days. Alexandra Palace, one of the main tourist draws in Muswell Hill, is only 15 minutes away on foot.

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Greater London, England, United Kingdom
999 meters (0.7 ft) from Alexandra Palace
100 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 2 Beds 4 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the patio is an added bonus for outdoor breakfasts or an evening glass of wine
many thanks again wonderful marion for providing such a peaceful and comfortable residence
clean stylish place that i would definitely stay in again
nice and modern and very clean
cleanliness was faultless some nice touches such as coffee tea milk hand sanitiser and biscuits left for me
ideal apartment spotless with all you require
it is spectacularly clean very modern and surprising spaces for what is a one room studio
hosts were great and quick to answer at any moment
absolutely awesome marion is a great host who responds very quickly and answers your questions accurately
very welcoming hosts and great parking
so while i couldn't experience the hosts' hospitality in person they were very responsive electronically
marion is an excellent host and i would recommend her place to everyone i know
fantastic location and very close to alexandra palace
within easy walking distance of muswell hill and alexandra palace
10 minute walk to muswell hill easy access to the alexandra palace
a great find in north london and short walk to muswell hill
beautiful property with great attention to detail close to highgate wood and alexandra palace
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The Edwardian center of North London is a hidden gem where nature is bountiful and creature comforts are aplenty. Spend time in Muswell Hill and experience the lifestyle of one of the most desirable places to live in London.

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