12 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In National Harbor, Maryland - Updated 2024

Elah Angelica
Elah Angelica 
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Located along the charming Potomac River, south of Washington, National Harbor is one of the must-visit destinations in Maryland. It’s an ideal destination for solo, couple, and group travelers. With its hundreds of shops, wide variety of restaurants, as well as numerous entertainment venues and water thrills, National Harbor is always a great choice. There’s so much that awaits your arrival, from strolling around the boardwalk of the scenic Potomac River to enjoying city views from the Capital Wheel, and experiencing the gaming scene of the famous MGM National Harbor to indulging on a ship excursion in Urban Pirates. You won’t have to worry about dull moments for in National Harbor, it always gets better and more exciting the more you explore. In case you decide to stay for a day or two, check out our list below of the best Airbnb vacation rentals in National Harbor, Maryland.

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 May 20, 2024.

1. Cozy home near downtown DC

Featuring an acre (0.4 hectares) of fenced yard, this home promises a relaxing place that’s sure to help soothe your weary body throughout your stay. The master bedroom features a king-sized bed, a built-in closet with mirrors, and a marble bathroom. The other two bedrooms feature a king-sized bed and a daybed, respectively. The kitchen comes well-equipped for your cooking needs.

Located in a quiet neighborhood near National Harbor, this home promises you a peaceful stay without being too far from where the action is. The Capital Wheel is just a short walk away, while downtown Washington DC is 9 mi (14.4 km) away.

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Oxon Hill, Maryland, United States
548 meters (0.4 ft) from The Capital Wheel
134 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 4 Beds 7 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 7

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
appreciated the breakfast amenities and washer/dryer
the beds were very comfortable furnishings were modern and tasteful and the neighborhood is very quiet
the place was lovely; plenty of space nice shower comfy bed
we especially enjoyed the huge living room the vast backyard and the very comfy mattresses
the house was clean and as described
the home was clean and spacious
a very clean well organized with all your needs a beautiful spacious setting
it was very clean and was a large space for the money
sennur’s place is very spacious and clean
from this amazing host and amazing home you can expect
the house is very lovely and sennur is a wonderful host
the home was very clean and the host was very responsive
you will not be disappointed by the owner sennur or by her beautiful home
host was excellent with communication before and during our trip and was always very friendly
great location and posting is just as pictures
place was really nice overall and the location was perfect
great location with quick access to dc museums old arlington reagan national airport and the touristy national harbor attractions
it was a great location for our conference at the national harbor
the oxon hill/national harbor area was fantastic and close to all d
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2. All-white home with wood furnishings (from USD 152)

Make your visit to Maryland an unforgettable one by choosing an accommodation that will make you feel Maryland’s hospitality. With this all-white-themed three-bedroom home, you will have a great and fun experience while visiting the city. The entire place is cozy and chic. From its white walls to its wood flooring and furnishings, nothing about this place will displease you. And if you’re planning to bring some friends with you, you can bring up to five people with you. All the features, including its kitchen, dining area, and living room, are impeccable. The best part? It’s close to the National Harbor, shopping, and food.

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Oxon Hill, Maryland, United States
846 meters (0.6 ft) from The Capital Wheel
168 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the wifi was strong
the rooms are spacious with good closet space
the place was very clean
it was clean spacious and comfortable
the place was terrific very clean modern and comfy
joan's place was great the house was very clean and the pictures were very accurate
while the listing was clean i noticed immediately that this was an apartment and not an entire house
joan was an excellent host having an exceptional response time and catering to our needs and questions
joan is an amazing host and was very resourceful
the host was nice and had very fast respond times we had a few issues though
joan was a great and very responsive host we had a lovely stay here
given the host's assurance i drove 4+ hours (from new york to maryland) to the property i was renting
we loved the location
house is quaint cute clean and very close to the harbor
we were comfortable in a convenient location and had enough space for everyone to enjoy
great host perfect location and just a peaceful place
needed a last minute place and joans was perfect
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3. Urban cottage with the best features (from USD 167)

The open-space, minimalist, and modern fusion theme of this home are beyond aesthetics and class. Masha’s property is a chic and elegant home that welcomes guests with the best features. With a classy interior, from its white walls to its neutral-themed furnishings and wooden decor, it’s hard not to fall in love with the place. Featuring a stunning dimly lit bedroom containing a queen-sized bed, a spacious dresser, and a vanity, at this home, you won’t have a hard time getting a good night’s rest. Apart from that, every corner of the house is picture-worthy. It’s an urban escape you won’t regret.

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Fort Washington, Maryland, United States
1.28 km (0.8 mi) from The Capital Wheel
676 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the cottage was comfortable with a beautiful backyard view and a friendly german shepard
spacious kitchen cozy couch great back porch
cozy cottage in the woods perfect size looks just like the pictures a wonderful nature retreat
we enjoyed the private back deck with an outdoor shower
the loft bed was comfortable although i did sleep also on the comfy couch
everything was very clean and cozy
it was also very clean
the space is clean stylish and private
everything was clean and i felt like i was transported into total relaxation mode
it was clean comfortable beautiful and peaceful
lovely host and scenic cabin
the hosts were wonderful and reply quickly
she was responsive and quick to help with anything
thanks for being great hosts
masha was a wonderful host
the location is excellent
good location for a great price
seriously great place and location
great place for a quick stay near the convention centers
masha's place is very cute and cozy
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4. Cozy penthouse suite for three (from USD 250)

This cozy apartment is the perfect home away from home. It’s a penthouse suite overlooking the stunning scenes of National Harbor. With its location being in the heart of National Harbor, guests will find it easy and convenient to go places. Its bedroom is massive enough to sleep up to three guests. The kitchen is fully functional, adjacent to a well-lit dining space. One of the things to love about this place is its elegant interior. All walls are white and the furnishings are modern and complement the theme of the house.

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Oxon Hill, Maryland, United States
407 meters (0.3 ft) from The Capital Wheel
14 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
condo was clean and had an amazing view
adilisha was a perfect host very clean and stylish apartment with a great view
beautiful apartment and gracious host highly recommend
owner promptly answered all my questions and was very easy to work with
very responsive with issues and concerns
the location is perfect very close to the gaylord main entrance
we loved how close it is to everything
nice clean modern space and walking distance to so much highly recommended
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5. Three-story house in the heart of National Harbor (from USD 375)

Located in the heart of National Harbor, where a lot of fun attractions can be explored including a wide variety of food options, shops, and nightlife, is this three-story house. With its location, you can also easily access the Metrobus, a shuttle ride, and even boat rides to Washington, DC. And if you’re someone who loves staying in a classy yet homey accommodation, this is the place for you. It has three well-designed bedrooms that can sleep up to six guests. Three bathrooms are available for you to use. The main floor contains the kitchen and the living room.

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Oxon Hill, Maryland, United States
870 meters (0.6 ft) from The Capital Wheel
223 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire townhouse 4 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
excellent amenities comfortable and would definitely recommend
juan's place was exactly as pictured and better than expected the place had excellent beds furniture appliances etc
wonderful place to stay the furniture is very comfortable and it’s easy to feel at home
the house was clean and comfortable
the house was exceptionally clean and really stylish
the house is clean there are plenty of towels and nice bed linens
the house was very clean and abundantly stocked with everything you need
it was clean quiet and just a 5 min walk from the gaylord so for us very convenient
juan was a great host with quick responses
juan was a great host
juan was a fantastic host
juan was a wonderful host
juan was a gracious inviting host
location location location what a wonderful place for a family to spend time together in a faboylous location
lovely house close to conference center
great location just a short walk from the harbor
juan's place is the ideal location for anyone visiting the dc area
amazing location near the harbor
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6. Three-bedroom house with a fireplace (from USD 110)

This is a one-story house within walking distance to Tanger Outlets and Top Golf. Its three spacious bedrooms can comfortably sleep up to six guests. It’s an ideal venue for small families to stay. The house features a combination of yellow walls with wood floorings that add coziness to the place. Some of its features include a fully functional kitchen with stainless steel appliances, a spacious dining area, and a full bathroom. Its living room comes with leather couches, a flat-screen TV, and a fireplace, perfect for when the nights are cold.

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Oxon Hill, Maryland, United States
1.31 km (0.9 mi) from The Capital Wheel
145 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
the house was also in tip top shape very clean and neat
clean private and great location close to any and everything you need
the host was also wonderful
brian is an amazing host who care about his visitors
brian was a great host
he was friendly and checked-in multiple times to make sure that we had everything we needed
host is good place is below average
place was clean located close to everything
perfect place to stay
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7. Modern apartment in the middle of National Harbor (from USD 950)

When exploring the lovely scenes of National Harbor, it’s always best to have a place where you can rest and recharge after a long day of adventure. And if you enjoy staying in a lavish accommodation, you might consider giving this two-bedroom condominium a chance. It’s spacious enough to accommodate up to four people. All furnishings and decor inside are modernized and up-to-date. Upon entry to the place, you’ll surely love how pristine everything looks, especially with its interiors’ white motif. And when it comes to the living room, the couches are the coziest. Bars, restaurants, and cafes are within walking distance.

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Oxon Hill, Maryland, United States
265 meters (0.2 ft) from The Capital Wheel
132 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE CONDO 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we loved the amazing amenities in the kitchen
the pool and gym for the condo units is awesome
tony’s home was very comfortable and well equipped with all necessary amenities
i wish i could provide a better review because other than this the apartment and stay were great
an unexpected gift was a nice loofah and brand new bar of soap in the shower
very clean and well appointed
very clean and beautifully decorated
linens and towels were immaculate and smelled of crisp clean freshly washed linen
very clean and the bed is very comfortable
truly beautiful clean modern warm
the host had excellent response time
host was great thanks toby
awesome host and awesome place
the host was so helpful and accommodating
the host was very kind and helpful
and the location was safe and secure
location superb and very well kept
excellent location a 5-minute walk to the gaylord convention center
it so close to the gaylord convention center and the perfect location for my stay
the location is wonderful and close to many restaurants and the convention center
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8. Comfy condo in Wyndham National Harbor (from USD 414)

This spacious, two-bedroom condo unit accommodates up to eight people and comes with a living room furnished with a queen-sized sleeper sofa, three TVs, and a DVD player. The bedrooms each have a double bed for a comfortable sleep. There is also a whirlpool tub in the bathrooms for your leisure. The rental sports a couple of amenities shared among guests, which include an indoor pool, an outdoor hot tub, a game room, exercise equipment, and many more.

There are walking, running, and biking paths nearby for you to enjoy, and the concierge can help you plan your activities. Being located in Club Wyndham National Harbor, the pad is close to many restaurants, shops, and attractions like the Capital Wheel.

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National Harbor, Fort Washington, Maryland, United States
548 meters (0.4 ft) from The Capital Wheel
48 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE CONDO 4 Beds 8 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we had a great stay the condo was comfortable and the amenities were perfect for our work conference
the space was very comfortable
everything was as described - great room great communication easy check-in - no problems
the rooms were clean and spacious
it was spacious and clean
the condo was spacious well-appointed clean and supplied all our needs
everything was clean and the unit was spacious and great for our family of 5
the resort was spacious clean and comfortable for my large group
the staff was helpful and efficient
staffs were excellent and helpful
the staff was very friendly & helpful
the staff at the wyndham were professional and courteous
the front desk staff were very friendly and available if i needed anything
perfect location to everything
this was a beautiful location in a new modern town close to washington d
great location if you are here for conferences
super close to lunch and dinner locations
good place with a good location
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9. Lavish home with expansive living room

Experience a luxurious stay in this whitewashed townhouse tucked in National Harbor. With its location, you’ll find it an excellent choice, especially if you want to have easy access to destinations, including shopping, restaurants, and cafes. Everything inside the house is white, with a hint of grey. The wood floorings complement its theme. It has three spacious bedrooms having the same theme as all other parts of the house. It can accommodate up to four guests. Its four bathrooms are also classy. The best part of the house is its expansive living room, where a long curved sectional that is positioned in front of a flat-screen TV.

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Oxon Hill, Maryland, United States
979 meters (0.7 ft) from The Capital Wheel
43 reviews  
Entire townhouse 4 Beds 3 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
lots of room plenty of bathrooms and a great communal living space on the 2nd floor
shampoo towel toilet paper and pretty much anything you need to cook and eat was in the kitchen
the rooms were cozy with a modern bathroom and thoughtful sweet touches…
it was clean comfortable and lovely
the house was clean and cozy and looked exactly as advertised
the house is clean and spacious suited our needs perfectly
the place was very clean modern had everything we needed to feel at home
penny is a wonderful host she really cares
very accommodating and friendly hosts
penelope has been an extremely helpful and responsive host
penelope is great host including all the others in her group
it was quiet and we felt very safe and comfortable the owners were friendly and helpful
great spot super close to gaylord
the neighborhood is quiet and the location is perfect
walking distance to national harbor with shopping centers and very good restaurants
excellent location for events at the gaylord
the location was very quiet and felt really safe
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10. Four-bedroom apartment ideal for eight people

Nestled between National Harbor and Tanger Outlets, this two-story home is suitable for group travelers looking for accommodation that will meet their needs. Boasting four bedrooms, with each containing similar furnishings, the house can sleep eight people comfortably. Surrounded by nature and tall trees, this house ensures that guests will have the best time reconnecting with nature. Some of the lovely amenities this house offers include workout equipment and a game room. Its expansive living area is the best place to bond with your companions while watching television.

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Oxon Hill, Maryland, United States
1.17 km (0.8 mi) from The Capital Wheel
73 reviews  
Entire house 4 Beds 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
strong guest wifi signal throughout the house
there were robes in each room which was a nice touch
tony and jeanne’s place is outstanding there are plenty of beds and lots of space to enjoy
great space with lots of room
the pool table was a nice touch
the house was clean and included lots of towels and really soft bedsheets
the space was very clean with everything you could need
beds are clean bathrooms are clean there’s speakers and access to tv
lovely place spacious clean and convenient
exceptional hospitality which was very clean comfortable and well equipped
tony and jeanne were great hosts and provided speedy responses
great space and lovely host
the house itself is well designed to host a number of guests
host was very accommodating the place was spacious and very clean
great place & conveniently located near national harbor
its a great value for the location
location size price and having fun games to play in the house
this place was perfect great location and setup was very accommodating
everything you need in a place for a family trip or weekend with friends
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11. Luxurious rental with a lovely family room

This is a one-bedroom luxurious home near National Harbor that can accommodate up to four guests. It’s newly renovated, which is why all furnishings are modern and in excellent condition. There are two queen-sized beds, one is in the bedroom, and the other is in the family room. Apart from that, there’s also a queen sofa bed. You won’t have to worry about your sleeping arrangement. One thing to love about this place is its family room with leather couches. Its kitchen will be your haven, especially if you’re someone who loves to cook.

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Fort Washington/National Harbor, Maryland, United States
1.53 km (1.0 mi) from The Capital Wheel
217 reviews  
Entire apartment 3 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfortable sofas and all the amenities
place was as described and comfortable
also available making our mornings easy was a quick light breakfast including a variety for the keurig
spacious accommodations very comfortable firm bed beautiful azaleas off the back patio
the bed was extremely comfortable
very clean property and quiet
it was very clean and the bed quite comfortable
place was super clean and organized
clean comfortable and peaceful accommodations
most importantly the place was clean plenty of linens and towels
they were great hosts
hosts are fantastic
they were so friendly and great hosts
the hosts are really great
the hosts are so kind and welcoming
perfect location—a tranquil city setting
great location for the gaylord convention center
it’s a comfortable place close to the convention center
the house is super close to the mgm and gaylord convention center
but uber worked great and i understand there is a bus stop nearby
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12. Neutral-themed condo unit with a balcony (from USD 399)

Situated near the nation’s capital, this neutral-themed condominium offers guests a lovely stay. Its interior includes nude-colored walls and wood furnishings that make the place pleasant to the eyes. Its two bedrooms are nothing but classy and comfy. It has four beds that can comfortably sleep up to eight people. The two bathrooms are also in pristine condition and have all the necessities you’ll need for a relaxing bath. It also has a bar-like countertop and tools for dining. The best spot is its balcony where scenic views will welcome you.

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Oxon Hill, Maryland, United States
415 meters (0.3 ft) from The Capital Wheel
15 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE CONDO 4 Beds 8 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
the staff were fun useful knowledgeable and very nice happy people
overall he is great host and i had an amazing time at the property
robert was an amazing host from the minute i booked the room
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National Harbor - where new adventures await

If it’s adventure or recreation you’re after, you can never go wrong with choosing National Harbor as your next destination. With everything it has to offer, a day or two will not be enough to experience everything. And if you plan on staying for days, you might love booking one of our recommended vacation rentals above.

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