Top 12 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Mystic, Connecticut - Updated 2024

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Connecticut is filled with heavenly destinations, and it’s no wonder that it tops the list of the must-visit states when talking about a wonderful vacation in the US. Stop and see Mystic, a charming village that sits on both sides of Mystic River. Indulge in some beach activities like swimming and picnicking at Ocean Beach Park. Admire the clear blue water and the pristine sand. Spend a whole day of fun in the world of underwater animals when you visit Mystic Aquarium. Here, you can meet sea lions, penguins, and whales, among others. Delve into the maritime world as you enjoy a collection of boats and sailing ships that make up a 19th-century village. Keep reading to find out the top Airbnb vacation rentals in Mystic, Connecticut.

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 09, 2024.

1. Modern and white-themed abode (from USD 858)

Stay in this white-themed abode and be welcomed by a bright, airy atmosphere that exudes relaxation and serenity. It also has a wall-mounted high-definition TV that offers an immersive entertainment experience for days that you stay in. Air conditioning keeps you cool during hot summer days, while heating keeps you warm during chilly winter nights.

Each bedroom has a smart TV, providing entertainment and relaxation at your fingertips. Stay connected online with WiFi, perfect for browsing the web or working. You can conveniently park and enjoy exploring the local area with free parking on the premises.

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Mystic, Connecticut, United States
3.0 km (1.9 mi) from Mystic Aquarium
83 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 4 Beds 7 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 7

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
also enjoyed the fully equipped kitchen for family dinners
and the mattresses so comfortable don’t think twice book it
great location very comfortable and well supplied with all the necessary conveniences
clean and nice aesthetic
everything was clean and beautiful
the house was clean updated spacious
so nicely decorated clean lines and not cluttered
beautiful incredible clean comfortable beds and parking outside the house
stanley was the perfect host
the host was responsive and helpful
stanley was responsive flexible and communicative
beyond amazing no words to describe this home or host
host was very professional and we appreciated the prompt responsiveness by their representative management company (smarten)
great location walking distance to everything
the location is ideal for walking around town
the location was amazing as well
the location was perfect walking distance from the main road
the location is perfect for strolling around mystic
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2. Charming 19th-century townhouse (from USD 151)

This charming 19th-century townhouse, where eclectic interiors will transport you to another era, is an exquisite mix of classic and modern elements. A flat-screen TV and a selection of board games make it the perfect place to spend quality time with family and friends. You will be comfortable year-round with air conditioning and central heating.

There is WiFi you can use to stay connected and share your experiences on social media easily. The home also features a jetted copper soaker tub, creating a luxurious experience perfect for relaxing after a long day of exploring the city. Moreover, pets are allowed, so you don’t have to leave your furry friends at home.

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Stonington, Connecticut, United States
2.24 km (1.4 mi) from Mystic Aquarium
129 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire townhouse 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it was comfortable warm and delightful all around
awesome toiletries plenty of clean towels and linens
the house was clean beautifully decorated and has everything you need
everything was clean in great repair and inviting
beautiful views very comfortable and clean we will be back
host is super friendly and hospitable
shaun was a great host responsive helpful and patient
shaun is one of the most thoughtful and communicative airbnb hosts that i have ever met
super friendly and communicative from the start
to top it all off shaun was so communicative and kind throughout the entire process
great location in downtown mystic
it’s a great location walking distance to downtown
beautiful location and beautiful home
wonderful place in a great location
the house is in a great location within easy walking distance to downtown mystic
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3. Bright apartment with a large porch (from USD 197)

Unwind and recharge at this bright apartment that is a short stroll from all the Mystic Village activities. The apartment is equipped with two bedrooms, making it ideal for four guests. There is a modern bathroom to help you refresh right away. Prepare your breakfast in the kitchen, then enjoy it in the living area. In the evening, you can head to the front porch, sip a glass of wine, and take pleasure in absorbing the quietness around you.

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Stonington, Connecticut, United States
1.87 km (1.2 mi) from Mystic Aquarium
176 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment itself is as shown in the photos it’s one floor of a beautiful house
there were flowers on the table and a homemade cake that was scrumptious you will not be disappointed
madeline's apartment is the perfect place to stay in mystic
immaculately clean fantastic location great communication and nice personal touches
very clean great communication delicious pastries i would stay there again
we were able to walk everywhere the house was clean and cozy
it was sparkling clean and madeline even left us a little dessert to enjoy during our stay
what a treasure this house is sparkling clean beautifully decorated and comfortable
gracious host and hostess
they are truly lovely hosts
great place and host
madeleine was a fantastic host
definitely a super host
the location was great
the location was perfect
wonderful location within walking distance to downtown and bay
great location next door to mystic seaport
lovely place within easy walking distance of mystic
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4. Waterfront apartment with a private patio (from USD 159)

You are going to experience a wonderful stay at this waterfront Airbnb apartment in Mystic that has just the perfect location. From the comfort of the apartment, you can admire the beautiful Mystic River along with the boat traffic. For the best views, you can go to the private patio. Listen to the whispering of the water while sipping on your favorite drink. To ensure you have a good night’s sleep, Belgian linen bedding is provided. Throughout the entire apartment, you can see antiques and art decoration. Up to two guests can occupy the apartment.

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Mystic, Connecticut, United States
2.57 km (1.6 mi) from Mystic Aquarium
537 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful place with great views of the water from all rooms
the views are spectacular and the guesthouse is cozy and clean
cozy guest house with a beautiful view
comfortable guest house with an unbelievable view of the water and only minutes from downtown
jill’s place was nice and comfortable with great views
beautiful clean peaceful place to relax and unwind
the place was spotless and check in easy
beautiful clean and cozy space right on the water
the guest house itself was clean and beautifully decorated
the guesthouse is sparking clean and gorgeous
the host were fantastic
jill was a wonderful host
jill was a great host
jill is an amazing host
jill gave us such detailed directions and was such a helpful host
the location is ideal
beautiful location & very close to town
close enough to town yet far enough away to be peaceful
ideal for a quiet getaway
loved the house and the location
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5. Relaxed apartment in the heart of downtown Mystic (from USD 150)

Are you looking to stay right in the center of everything? Then, you should consider booking this apartment that helps you relax in the heart of the downtown area. You can hear the gentle noise of the water and the church bells in the evening. Three bedrooms are available to accommodate four people. Other amenities that you can enjoy here include a well-equipped kitchen and a spacious living room.

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Stonington, Connecticut, United States
2.45 km (1.6 mi) from Mystic Aquarium
50 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 3 Beds 4 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great space super comfy living room great kitchen table very comfortable beds
the place has a great layout is nicely decorated has ac a full kitchen and is immaculately clean
we had an awesome time at debbie’s apartment
huge apartment and so comfortable
very clean and nicely decorated
the space was extremely clean and updated
the apartment was spotless comfortable warm and inviting
we loved our stay in this clean and beautiful apartment
the apartment was spacious very clean and well-cared for
our host responded promptly every time and was extremely pleasant
debbie was an amazing host for our first airbnb experience
the host was extremely helpful and easy to deal with we hope to return highly recommend this listing
debbie and skip were such gracious and responsive hosts
debbie was a great host and the apartment was super clean
fabulous location which is walking distance to restaurants and shopping
easy walk to downtown
the location was perfect
great location - walking distance to several neighborhood shops and restaurants
beautiful location right near everything in mystic
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6. Pet-friendly abode best for families (from USD 214)

Built in the 1800s, this sunny house is best booked by those traveling with kids. You can find plenty of kid-friendly amenities, such as pack ‘n play, a stroller, a high chair, and toys. You can play games with your kids in the games room. Alternatively, it can also turn into a quiet space to escape from everything. The house features other amenities such as wireless internet connection, television, and a living room with comfortable couches.

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Stonington, Connecticut, United States
2.16 km (1.4 mi) from Mystic Aquarium
167 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 3 Beds 5 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfortable surroundings with great amenities and local recommendations
5 of us fit comfortably in the beds (all adults) so the size of the bnb was nice
the house is super cozy and a great place for families with its big open kitchen/eating area
there was hand sanitizer readily available in each room of the house
there is a great living room space and game/ relaxation nook both were good for doing yoga
it was exceptionally clean and the communication with beth and pao was great
clean safe quiet & exactly as advertised
the house was spotless organized and smelled great
it was amazingly clean smelled great and had everything we needed
sparkling clean with all the little details considered
the hosts were super quick with responses
our hosts were extremely responsive
owners are thoughtful and kind
thoughtful and accommodating hosts :)
beth and pao were great hosts
the location is outstanding
the location is great
perfectly located to places within walking distance or within a short drive
great location for walking to and enjoying town
it was in a great location only a five minute drive from the olde mistick village
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7. Magical house with a private outside shower (from USD 177)

Feel like magic when you are staying at this house. First of all, you are going to love the classic coastal New England vibe through the decoration throughout. Then, if you come during warmer months, you can enjoy a private outside shower. You are welcome to unwind on a quaint deck at the backside of the house. Here you can barbecue and spend quality time with your companions as there is a barbecue grill provided. Offering four bedrooms and two bathrooms, the house is perfect for ten people.

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Stonington, Connecticut, United States
1.92 km (1.2 mi) from Mystic Aquarium
343 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 6 Beds 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the "cottage" with the bunk beds was perfect for our sons with a/c and it's own half bath
amenities like the body wash/shampoo/conditioner dispenser in the bathroom were very appreciated
it was a beautiful home with lots of room for our family
this house is an amazing find the layout is relaxing and the furniture and beds comfortable
the bedrooms were tastefully decorated and the beds were super comfy as well
it was clean and cozy
everything was clean and well kept
it was clean and had everything you would need
everything in the house was very clean and the beds were comfortable
amazing clean exactly what i was looking for
communications/questions are immediately answered by the super friendly host
gerard was a wonderful host
host went above and beyond to make sure we had everything we needed
gerard was also an excellent host
thanks for hospitality fantastic experience loved the home and all the small touches quick responses from owners
great location close to everything
amazing location and adorable house
the location was perfect
the location is also amazing walk to everything
great location close to mystic and seaport
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8. Charming farmhouse with a large sofa

Set close to the downtown area near Mystic Aquarium, the farmhouse promises an enchanting stay. Fall in love right away with the wooden interior as soon as you set foot at the farmhouse. It is equipped with one bedroom and one bathroom for four people. A large sofa in the living area will help you relax as you are reading your favorite book. Coffee, tea, wine glasses, and utensils are all provided in the kitchen.

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2.37 km (1.5 mi) from Mystic Aquarium
302 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very nice place with plenty of room and amenities
it felt like our own apartment with all the amenities
there is an old heater right next to the bed that is pretty noisy when it turns on
everything we needed super comfy bed pillows towels coffee fridge smart tv loved the set up
the bed so comfortable you might have to force yourself to get up
clean and comfortable stay
patricks’s place was very clean and spacious
the loft was sparkling clean and really charming
the apartment itself was clean and the bed was comfortable
the apartment was very clean and welcoming
host made it all easy
excellent experience and excellent host
great stay at great place and great host thanks
patrick was a great host this space is in a perfect part of town
patrick was a great host- responsive and friendly
terrific location quick walk to downtown mystic
great location near the bridge
perfect location in downtown mystic
great place location and stay
super cute place and an awesome location right downtown would absolutely stay here again
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9. Modern condo with large windows

Enjoy a nice stay with days spent at this modern condo that is just a block away from Mystic River. The condo offers two bedrooms and two bathrooms to accommodate not more than four people. A total of eight large windows were installed to ensure that you get plenty of natural light throughout the day. You are invited to indulge in an outdoor picnic as there is a private, shared picnic area outside.

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Stonington, Connecticut, United States
2.32 km (1.5 mi) from Mystic Aquarium
61 reviews  
Entire condominium 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
such a great change from hotel rooms with no lounging space
comfortable quiet apartment with everything we needed
very spacious apartment the pictures really don’t do it enough justice
very clean great set up for two couples
doug’s place was comfortable and clean
we ended up having to clean and was sheets when we arrived
it was very very clean comfortable and so close to downtown
doug's condo is great clean airy with everything you would need
doug is a gracious host and extremely responsive
doug is a gracious and accommodating host
doug provides a list of great restaurant/amenity suggestions that was helpful for us
doug was friendly and helpful in his communications
doug was kind enough to let us check in early
great location to walk to everything
best location in mystic walking distance to everything
the location was also perfect - close to everything
great location and neat building
the location was perfect
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10. Cozy apartment with a private deck

Set near downtown Mystic, this cozy apartment comes with one bedroom and one bathroom to accommodate two people. As a guest, you will have your own private deck, from which you can sip your morning coffee and enjoy the peaceful atmosphere of the surrounding. There is a well-equipped kitchen to help you cook a delicious meal. To keep you entertained, internet access and television are provided.

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Stonington, Connecticut, United States
2.05 km (1.3 mi) from Mystic Aquarium
43 reviews  
Entire apartment 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
profile says kitchen but come prepared for microwave/hot plate cooking
very clean and comfortable
super clean and funky it was the perfect spot to relax after the show
(take her up on them ) the place was so clean and had everything we could need
great location clean and quaint
apartment was very clean and lori was always available to answer all of our questions
the host was very responsive and provided some good recommendations
host supports recycling options which i appreciated very much
) she provided helpful local information that we took advantage of
lori was responsive and also highly valued our privacy
great place to stay in the mystic area would recommend to anyone lori is a great host
the location is amazing
great location walking distance from town
very close to everything great location
very great location
very close and easy walk to downtown mystic
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11. Large apartment with a smart TV and Netflix

Situated close to restaurants, bars, and shopping centers, this apartment promises a comfortable stay for all kinds of travelers. Equipped with two bedrooms, the apartment is large enough for six people. The kitchen comes with coffee, tea, utensils, cookware, and everything needed for your stay. In the living room, you can relax and recharge while watching your favorite show. Smart TV and Netflix are also available.

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2.3 km (1.5 mi) from Mystic Aquarium
96 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 3 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the beds and furniture were comfortable
the apartment is thoughtfully prepared with amenities like shampoo and local tips on restaurants
apartment was a little stuffy with aircon in shared space and fans in bedrooms
great location comfy beds cute decor with very thoughtful amenities (mouthwash makeup remover etc)
really good night’s sleep on comfy beds & my 5 yo loved the little pull out chair bed
very clean lots of towels
very clean wonderful place to stay
great clean space in a great town with plenty to do
house was clean and patrick was responsive and helpful
most importantly the place was very spotless and clearly cared for
patrick was a good host
patrick was an excellent host
patrick was quick to respond and a great host
patrick has a chalkboard with dining recommendations that was very helpful
lovely place the description is spot on beautiful area and attentive host thank you
great location everything downtown is in walking distance
cute place in a great location
great location and really cute space
the location is perfect
perfect location in downtown mystic
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12. Cozy retreat best for couples and solo travelers

Indulge in a pleasant stay at this guest suite that is spacious enough for solo travelers or couples. Located just a short walk to Mystic Seaport Museum, the guest suite features a private outdoor area on the side of the house for your relaxation. You are also welcome to unwind in the yard and share a bottle of wine with the owner. If you like cooking, feel free to use the kitchen. It comes with coffee, tea, and essential cooking utensils, among others.

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Mystic , Connecticut, United States
1.52 km (1.0 mi) from Mystic Aquarium
113 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
i loved the rainwater shower with full size deluxe shampoo & lavender body wash
"walkable to mystic's delights" is a spot-on description of sarah's well-appointed apartment
very clean stylish and warm welcome
the house was super clean private and spacious
the place was charming and spotless
the space is lovely clean and comfortable
lovely quiet sparkling clean with nice amenities
she is the perfect host
sarah was a wonderful gracious and helpful host for us
my hosts were simply lovely people
all facilities are excellent and sarah is a really good host
sarah was extremely helpful wonderful and very quick to reply
great location we would definitely come back again
great very walkable location to downtown mystic
great place to stay with a good location
perfectly located for downtown mystic and super close to the aquarium
i loved all of the special touches and the convenience and safety of the location was wonderful
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The town of Mystic awaits your visit

There is no need to think twice about where you are going for your next vacation, especially after reading through this article. While here, you can spend a couple of days exploring as many attractions as possible. Do remember to book your favorite Airbnb vacation rentals from the above list if you are looking to enjoy the ultimate stay!

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