Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In New Castle, Delaware - Updated 2024

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New Castle provides a trip down history with its museums, houses, and establishments that reflect stories of the county and its people. Its cobblestone streets and beautiful riverside communities make it very charming and a splendid experience in itself. With multiple efforts from the government and modern applications of locals, the city is frozen in time, preserving the best of its colonial past. Such main attractions include New Castle Court House, Farmer’s Market, Immanuel Episcopal Church, the Old Library Museum, and the vibrant waterfront Battery Park. With beautiful architecture, great food, and stories of yore, find the best accommodations to maximize your trip. Check out the top Airbnb vacation rentals in New Castle, Delaware.

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 12, 2024.

1. The Little Red House

This welcoming home has an 1800s American design but comes with modern amenities. The Little Red House offers a warm and cozy living room, two fully furnished bedrooms, a well-equipped, two full bathrooms, and an open backyard for relaxation. Most of the spaces in the house are accessible except the office, girls’ room, and basement.

The property is near Battery Park and is 5 mi (8 km) away from Wilmington Riverfront. Multiple shops, restaurants, and cafés are accessible through public transportation, private vehicles, and even just by walking around the neighborhood.

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New Castle, Delaware, United States
6.6 km (4.1 mi) from Coventry Ridge Park
13 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire residential home 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
everything was clean as expected and checking in was easy
the home is immaculately clean and comfortable
it was very clean and she had a lovely welcome basket for us
it was such a wonderful experience staying here the house was clean quaint and perfectly located
clean and quiet which are the two most important criteria for us
the location was perfect being less than 10 minutes from the venue
it felt like home and the location was perfect
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2. David Finney Inn

This apartment in Davin Finney Inn has one bedroom and three beds to accommodate four guests. Heating, air conditioning, and internet service are available. The kitchen comes with multiple tools and appliances, while the snug living room has a fireplace to wrap up the night with companions. It also offers a luggage drop-off service, an elevator, a beautiful backyard, and free parking.

Perfectly situated in the center of New Castle, this property is just across the street from the Historic Court House Museum. In addition, Battery Park is nearby, offering 2 mi (3.2 km) of space for leisurely walking and biking.

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New Castle, Delaware, United States
6.94 km (4.4 mi) from Coventry Ridge Park
77 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 3 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment had most of the comforts of home
sofa bed was very comfortable
everything was very clean and safe
this airbnb was clean and a great place to stay
everything was clean comfortable and secure throughout
very clean cozy and friendly location
this was a clean comfortable place to stay for two of us
the hosts are extremely responsive
our hosts were very accommodating and responsive
very kind and hospitable hosts
john and cheryl were wonderful hosts
-- very friendly and accomodating hosts
beautiful location right in the old town new castle
a wonderful apartment in a great location
nice apartment in central location in old new castle
can't find for a more perfect location than this with battery park as your back yard
this is an excellent apartment in an outstanding location
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3. One-bedroom guesthouse by the Delaware River (from USD 125)

This cozy home for two boasts an open floor plan to maximize space. This 93-sqm (1,000-sq-ft) rental features a fully equipped retro-themed kitchen and dining space. It also has a living area with three couches and a TV, a cozy private bedroom, and a full bathroom. Guests have access to Wi-Fi, free street parking, laundry equipment, and air conditioning.

With its proximity to the Delaware River, this property is within walking distance of the riverfront and its numerous shops and restaurants. Wilmington and Newark are a 15-minute drive away.

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New Castle, Delaware, United States
7.21 km (4.5 mi) from Coventry Ridge Park
3 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the space is stunning beautiful and comfortable
the bed and couches were super comfy
the location is amazing for so many reasons
perfect location amazing decor and very accommodating hosts
being able to stay at michael's place was a wonderful experience
we travel to delaware from oregon annually to visit family and michael's place was perfect
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4. Spacious and modern apartment for five (from USD 109)

This newly built apartment in the quiet suburban area of Newark is best for medical students and workers who need to stay close to Christiana Hospital. It can accommodate up to five guests with its open floor plan and modern interiors.

The living area comes with a large red couch and a flat-screen TV for entertainment. Two neatly made bedrooms and a spacious kitchen with a breakfast nook are available. From the kitchen, a glass door opens to the gazebo and the beautiful backyard.

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Newark, Delaware, United States
4.14 km (2.6 mi) from Coventry Ridge Park
86 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 3 Beds 3 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
this apartment's decor manages to be both soothing and cheerful at the same time
the wifi is strong and reliable and everything is sparkling clean and well cared for
we had a very comfortable stay and would recommend this rental to others
very clean and stylish
everything was clean and spotless
gorgeous and clean
the place is spotless and very well kept
comfortable clean and convenient i would definitely recommend to anyone traveling to delaware
the hosts and kitty are so kind and welcoming
the hosts were really responsive when we had questions the neighborhood is great
host was a pleasure and around if needed
great hosts super communicative and offered local advice / tips
hosts provide a great environment and provide you with privacy
location is close to alot of great eateries
host are amazing located on a great quiet neighborhood and close to the hospital
a nice mile+ walking loop around the houses
i hope i can book this place for 2019 work
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5. Cozy and secluded one-bedroom apartment (from USD 75)

This homey one-bedroom Airbnb is perfect for any couple or small group looking for a quiet place to stay. The space comes with all-new kitchen appliances, a laundry area, and a living room with a TV for entertainment. Included in the accommodation are off-street parking and a shared yard.

This rental sits on the expansive property of The Egyptian House Estates, separating it from the noise of the main road. Christiana Mall, New Castle Airport, and New Castle Farmers Market are nearby.

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New Castle, Delaware, United States
2.08 km (1.3 mi) from Coventry Ridge Park
339 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfortable furniture and plenty of space
comfortable bed and enjoyed our stay
great communication clean space comfy and homey
nice place - clean and modern
the place was sparkling clean and amazing
everything was very clean comfortable and updated
very clean and convenient for our needs
great place and great owners
the owners clearly put care into keeping this space in great shape
john was proactively attentive responsive and flexible
john is also responsive
so many claim to be super host but this truly is
i like how close it is to all the great shopping in the area
perfect place at a great price and convenient location
a nice place to relax with modern decor a good location close to shops
this is a lovely apartment that was in the perfect location for visiting family in wilmington and newark
great place good location for accessing areas in delaware and philly
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6. Colonial four-bedroom home for eight (from USD 300)

This colonial house provides a unique and charming stay for families or mid-sized groups. Located in a quiet neighborhood, it has sufficient distance from other houses for privacy. Big enough to accommodate up to eight adults, this Airbnb boasts four bedrooms, two full bathrooms, and two half-baths.

The full kitchen comes with a cooking island, a breakfast nook, an oven, a dishwasher, a microwave, and other appliances. Office space is available for business travelers. The rental also offers a spacious living room with cable TV and a home theater in the basement for maximum entertainment.

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New Castle, Delaware, United States
5.01 km (3.2 mi) from Coventry Ridge Park
157 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 4 Beds 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there are tvs in every room a nice size kitchen and other great amenities
dishwasher refrigerator ceiling fan above kitchen table all not in working condition
well-appointed kitchen enormous master bedroom pleasant deck
very beautiful house with plenty of room
sean home is a huge spacey clean home
so the cleanliness i feel could be better
wasn’t cleaned the best especially with covid going on
the house was spotless check-in was super easy
but sean did come and clean a little better when i reached out to let him know
sean is a great host with quick responses
sean is a great host
sean was very helpful with questions and assisting with things
the location and neighborhood were great
great location could use some updating
it is a great neighborhood and great location
house is in a great location great for family
easy check in nice house good location
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7. Warm and inviting townhouse

This two-story Airbnb rental is perfect for six guests. Two cozy bedrooms on the upper floor come with spacious balconies, and a large deck on the ground floor is also available. The full kitchen has modern appliances for easy cooking. Entertainment amenities include Wi-Fi access and a TV in the living area.

The yard outside provides a serene view and plenty of parking space. This neatly finished home in Newark is just 8 km (5 mi) to the tax-free Christiana Mall and easily accessible via major highways.

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Newark, Delaware, United States
4.57 km (2.9 mi) from Coventry Ridge Park
61 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire townhouse 3 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a lovely comfortable space with thoughtful extra touches
it’s clean and sparsely furnished
very cozy and clean environment
the place was extremely clean and probably the quietest airbnb i’ve stayed in
all of the rooms were very clean and jasmine was very quick to respond to all of my inquiries
the host made it very welcoming for us
jasmine was a great host
jasmine was a excellent host
fantastic host and a great place
jasmine was very responsive and check in was simple
super convenient location around so many shopping centers and places to eat
very cleanly and in a great location
great location clean home and private parking
great place to stay perfect for a weekend getaway
a great location and great host highly recommend place
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8. Private apartment for four

If you are looking for a no-fuss rental, this compact and functional apartment is perfect for you. Inside, two snug bedrooms are available to accommodate four guests. The roomy living area comes with comfy couches and a cable TV for entertainment. Other amenities include Wi-Fi, a microwave, a mini fridge, and washing equipment.

Though this private unit does not come with a kitchen, there is a convenience store located downstairs. Restaurants and shops are also nearby. What makes this ideal is its proximity to major roads to easily get around New Castle.

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New Castle, Delaware, United States
7.49 km (4.7 mi) from Coventry Ridge Park
115 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
nice place and felt comfortable leaving my 13yr olds there while i ran errands
place is cool to stay in did the state fair beds were comfy and genaro was accommodating
if you don’t need a full kitchen during your stay- i highly recommend contacting genaro
very clean and easy to find
genaro's place was clean and spacious
very clean comfortable and a great value
the place was clean and the bed was comfortable
the place was relatively clean but there was some trash and the shower wasn't very clean
this host is the best
genaro is a wonderful host
genaro is a great host
pretty cool stay nice owner
host is easy to contact and very nice
the place is ideal for the price
it is also located near shopping and very close to interesting places to see
the apartment is so spacious and the location was perfect i definitely would like to stay here again
we loved staying at genaro’s place
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9. Homey bungalow with outdoor space (from USD 215)

This two-bedroom bungalow offers a cozy space for four. It comes with a full kitchen with a breakfast nook and a living area with a 55-inch cable TV for entertainment. Internet, air conditioning, and heating are available. This rental also has a spacious yard with outdoor furniture, where you can enjoy alfresco dining and relaxing views. Guests are welcome to park on the premises and bring their furry friends along.

This elegant one-story house is just 2 mi (3.2 km) from Christiana Mall, restaurants, and cafés. Located one block away from public transportation, the property is in a quiet neighborhood but is easily accessible.

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Newark, Delaware, United States
1.86 km (1.2 mi) from Coventry Ridge Park
173 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire bungalow 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
air conditioner was also better than i'd expected based on other reviews
super clean & tidy
nice quiet clean house
timothy has great communication and his place is always clean and cozy
the house was just as advertised and very clean
the place is nice and clean
tim was a good host
tim is a great host
owner is exceptional place is great and welcoming
this place has been a lifesaver and the host is amazing
the place as perfect the host is awesome
good location for visiting udel
this is a cute little place located in a great area
neat cozy place close to shopping and major routes
this is the best place location wise
this home is in a great location minutes from dining/shopping
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10. Large house with entertainment facilities (from USD 350)

This warm and spacious abode in a cul-de-sac provides a peaceful stay for large groups. It offers four bedrooms to accommodate twelve guests. It has available parking space, an outdoor dining and grill, a fully equipped kitchen, and a laundry area. Entertainment facilities make this house stand out, boasting books, DVDs, tabletop games, kids’ toys and play areas, and multiple fitness equipment to keep everyone in shape. An above-ground pool is also available during summer.

The home is easily accessible by major highways such as Interstate 95, and multiple shops and restaurants are nearby. Other adjacent attractions are Delaware Park Race Track and a local casino.

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Wilmington, Delaware, United States
4.53 km (2.9 mi) from Coventry Ridge Park
38 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 6 Beds 12 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
loved the pools and screened in porch
accommodations were perfect for our family - lots of room
clean linen provided along with fresh towels
the house was meticulously clean and had everything we needed
a great place to stay the house was very clean and comfortable
the home is meticulously clean spacious and nicely furnished; it has a homey family feel
awesome amenities everything was clean great neighbors and very comfortable
they truly were wonderful hosts and deserve the utmost praise for their hospitality and kindness
ruthie was a great host
ruthie showed us around and was extremely kind and welcoming
host provided entertainment with billiard table bumper pool table and darts
the house was clean and well kept and the host was responsive to any questions we had
it made for easy planning a great location
a great place to stay
ample space for four cars to park in the driveway makes access easy
perfect place for relaxing wonderful big enclosed yard and above ground pool to cool off
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New Castle: old style modern hospitality

New Castle is a place to visit both with friends and family. Make sure to find the Airbnb that suits your group’s size, needs, and style. This city may boast colonial and historic attractions, but it also provides modern comforts.

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