Top 12 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Newark, Delaware - Updated 2024

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If you’re eyeing a quiet getaway to a city replete with greenery then head to Newark which lies in Delaware’s New Castle County. This charming city is popular with travelers who love the outdoors. Newark is a 52-minute drive from Delaware’s capital city Dover and is well connected to most cities on the east coast. Travelers will enjoy activities like hiking and a visit to White Clay Creek State Park should be on the cards if you want to make the most of the outdoors and the wonderful forest trails. Unwind at Rittenhouse Park or soak up spectacular views of the city from the stretch near the Newark Reservoir. Art lovers can check out the collection at the University Museums at Delaware University. Kids will enjoy a visit to Mineralogical Museum. To help you plan the perfect vacation, scroll down for the top Airbnb vacation rentals in Newark, 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 May 20, 2024.

1. Serene property with a patio (from USD 153)

This property offers a range of amenities, such as a bathtub, to enhance your stay and ensure comfort and entertainment. There is a 42-inch high-definition TV with Roku, providing you access to various entertainment streaming services. For those who prefer to curl up with a good book, a selection of reading material is available. Moreover, there are board games for bonding time with friends or family.

For your comfort, the property features central air conditioning and heating so that you can adjust the suitable temperature. If you need to catch up on work during your stay, there is a dedicated workspace and Wi-Fi for you to use. You can enjoy the fresh air with a drink on the patio.

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Newark, Delaware, United States
6.61 km (4.2 mi) from Casino @ Delaware Park
65 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we really enjoy the quiet space lovely yard and porch and fully stocked kitchen
it felt cozy warm and relaxing
very nice place quiet and comfortable
clean inviting and beautiful home
fabulous stay great welcoming home- clean and well stocked
the house was very clean and comfortable with lots of snacks and accommodations
excellent location near ud welcoming decor comfortable beds extremely clean and great communication
the home is bright and clean and has lots of amenities
the hosts were kind and communicative
owners were wonderful to deal with and responded quickly to all requests
the hosts left out a basket of snacks and a welcome basket of chocolate covered pretzels
thanks for hosting us
comfortable beds annette is wonderful to work with very responsive and you feel very well taken care of
location is ideal for walking to restaurants in town
great location and cozy space
we enjoyed the convenient location within short walking distance to great restaurants and shops
really great house in a convenient location
place was very roomy and in walking distance of a lot of good restaurants and other activities
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2. Light-filled abode near Suburban Plaza (from USD 129)

This light-filled abode near Suburban Plaza is the perfect place to call home during your stay. Breakfast is provided, ensuring you have an excellent start to your morning. The living area has a 55-inch TV with streaming services such as Hulu so that you can catch up on your favorite shows. The Wi-Fi throughout the property allows you to stay connected online and stream without interruption.

There is a dedicated workspace for those who have urgent work online. The property features central air conditioning and heating, ensuring you stay comfortable inside. Additionally, there is free parking on the premises, for your convenience.

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Newark, Delaware, United States
9.66 km (6.0 mi) from Casino @ Delaware Park
71 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
coffee maker was awesome plenty of room for us all
a/c worked great and considering the heat it was a blessing
allison's house was very clean and comfortable and had all of the necessary amenities for a comfortable stay
it was impeccably clean and well stocked
very clean and just as described
clean well maintained at a fair rate
very clean well equipped and allison was very accessible
great stay clean and very comfortable home
allison was a wonderful host
she was very friendly and accommodating to our needs
highly communicative flexible and responsive
we had everything we needed and the owners were very responsive
allison is such a friendly and responsive host
great location and close to everything
great location with a quick walk to a skate park
such a cute home in a perfect location in newark
good location with easy access to many places
a very nice little house close to everything we needed access to
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3. Stunning modern apartment with ambient decor (from USD 139)

This modern apartment with contemporary decor makes a great holiday home for up to five people. This Airbnb has two bedrooms, a bathroom, a huge kitchen, and a living room with comfy sofas. The kitchen is equipped with a gas stove, a three-seat breakfast bar, a microwave, cooking utensils, a coffee maker, and a dishwasher. Christiana Hospital is within walking distance from here, making this place the perfect choice for medical students and healthcare professionals.

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Newark, Delaware, United States
1.43 km (0.9 mi) from Casino @ Delaware Park
88 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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4. Beautiful pet-friendly rental for two (from USD 104)

This property for two people is located in a residential neighborhood. If you are traveling with a kid, the availability of a travel cot and children’s books and toys come in handy. You can also bring along your fluffy friend to this rental during your stay. The backyard garden with a small pond at this rental is a great place to disconnect and spend some time amid nature. This Airbnb is near the University of Delaware and Christiana Mall, within walking distance of the property.

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Newark, Delaware, United States
2.03 km (1.3 mi) from Casino @ Delaware Park
28 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
loved the welcome letter cute and cozy accommodations
spacious stylish comfortable furniture perfectly clean
the space was very clean & perfect
host communicates quickly nice clean space
the house was always well organized clean and hospitable
very clean place and hospitable host would highly recommend
her home is clean and welcoming
ginni has been a wonderful host and person
ginny was very nice and hospitable
lovely pet-friendly stay at an in-law suite within ginni’s home
this place was amazingly clean in a great location and the host was attentive to anything i needed
homey place in a suburban neighborhood; thoughtful touches sparkling clean
great place to stay if you don’t cook
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5. Beautiful bungalow near amenities (from USD 215)

If you’re wondering where to stay in Newark, this two-bedroom bungalow is a great holiday home near attractions and has excellent amenities. This property also features a living room with a TV and a sofa, a bathroom and a dining room cum kitchen. A short stroll will take you to many restaurants such as Bertucci’s, Red Robin, and Boscov’s. A liquor store, a grocery store, bars, and other stores are also in the vicinity. Public transportation is also available near this property.

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Newark, Delaware, United States
4.4 km (2.8 mi) from Casino @ Delaware Park
174 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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6. Amazing house with an equipped kitchen (from USD 229)

This three-bedroom rental can accommodate four guests. One of the rooms has a king bed, the other has a queen bed and the third room features a single bed. This property also has a bathroom with complimentary toiletries and a spacious living room. The kitchen is equipped with a microwave, pots and pans, dishes and silverware, a coffee maker, a dishwasher, a stove, a refrigerator, and an oven, which make things easy if you want to prepare meals indoor. On-premises parking is available for two cars.

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Newark, Delaware, United States
5.7 km (3.6 mi) from Casino @ Delaware Park
143 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 3 Beds 4 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
the location was very clean and disinfected for cdc guidelines
clean spacious and the host was very nice
great place to stay if you’re looking for something quiet clean and like alfred likes to call it cozy
his home was clean and welcoming and well furnished
alfred was a very gracious host
alfred is an amazing host
alfred is a great host
this spot was perfect the owner was nice
alfred is a great host and has a very nice property
great location (central newark near ud campus)
good location next to university of delaware and within 20 mins of mall
a very comfortable and cozy location and peaceful neighborhood
great location just minutes from udel and numerous parks and outdoor spaces
convenient location great to have all the space and three bedrooms
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7. Spacious townhouse for a gathering of 12 (from USD 210)

This rental is packed with amenities to ensure a comfortable stay. This 5-bedroom townhouse is spacious enough to sleep up to 12 people. The main door has a door code to ensure your safety. Although you have full access to the entire property, bedroom doors with digital keypads add to your privacy inside the accommodation. You’ll find a large smart TV that you can connect to your smartphone or a tablet and enjoy your favorite movies or TV shows.

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Newark, Delaware, United States
8.66 km (5.4 mi) from Casino @ Delaware Park
21 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire townhouse 5 Beds 12 Guests 5 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12

Top guest reviews
everything was sparkling and smell so fresh and clean when we stepped in the front door
clean cozy and comfortable friendly area
wonderful place clean and exactly like the pictures
hospitality is amazing and the place is very clean
it’s clean located near a shopping center for any additional necessities and the host is beyond hospitable
the place was comfortable and charles is very nice
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8. Fabulous home for a large family

Located near the University of Delaware, this spacious rental can accommodate up to six people comfortably. It features three bedrooms, each with a comfy queen bed, two spacious living rooms, a bathroom, a dining area, and a well-equipped kitchen where you can prepare your own meals. Iron, TV, hairdryer, and Wi-Fi are some amenities available at this property. On-street parking is available to guests traveling by car.

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Newark, Delaware, United States
4.23 km (2.7 mi) from Casino @ Delaware Park
21 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
clean updated and convenient
very clean and well presented
the house was very clean and we felt very comfortable staying there
this is a wonderful airbnb the house was professionally cleaned before we arrived
the house was very clean and conveniently located
the hosts were very easy to communicate with
beautiful house with excellent hosts great communication throughout thoughtful welcoming touches and very accommodating to our questions and needs
very clean and hosts were very responsive to questions
finding this property was a godsend and i immediately initiated communication with the owners
this place is located very close to downtown newark so it was a great location
great location and we would rent it again
the neighborhood was very peaceful and quiet
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9. Gorgeous third-floor apartment for eight guests

This spacious apartment with soothing neutral color tones makes a comfortable holiday home for up to eight guests. It also features a living room and a private bathroom. Head to the deck area and talk and laugh with friends while enjoying a few drinks in the evening. Cable TV, iron, washing machine, and dryer are also available at this Airbnb holiday home. A short 20-minute walk will take you to some of the best restaurants and bars of East Main Street.

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Newark, Delaware, United States
8.34 km (5.2 mi) from Casino @ Delaware Park
115 reviews  
Private room in house 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
they also rent out two rooms on the second floor with a shared bath
the suite i stayed in was very pretty it got good light and the bed was just right
the bed was super comfortable and the place was very roomy
tammy and her family made me feel very welcome and room space is great
very comfortable space with plenty of room to move about
very clean and quiet space
very clean and spacious
very clean and spacious accommodations
clean spacious and charming
nice clean and accommodating place
she was accommodating and friendly
tammy was a great host
tammy was a gracious host
fantastic hosts and a great experience
tammy & harry are lovely gracious hosts
great location walking distance to campus
super close to university of delaware
great location and beautiful home
the location is walking distance to main street and very easy to find
an easy walk to downtown newark or ud
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10. Cozy stay in a quiet neighborhood

This spacious home for 10 people is located in a quiet neighborhood but is near many restaurants. Home Grown Cafe, The Wood Fired Pizza Shop, and Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant are a short drive away from here. Ideal for families, this rental has five rooms, one with a queen bed and the rest with a double bed each. Plug socket covers, bath, stair gates, and a travel cot makes this place a great choice for those traveling with young children.

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Newark, Delaware, United States
9.65 km (6.0 mi) from Casino @ Delaware Park
180 reviews  
Entire house 5 Beds 5 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wifi was a plus communication was excellent
this is a wonderful house with an open first floor plan and a fully stocked kitchen
the couches are comfortable in the living space and the kitchens are full of everything you need
furniture was comfortable and kitchen was stocked with pretty much everything we needed for food prep
everything was wonderful and the kitchen had an abundance of utensils appliances and dinnerware
really clean and cozy house
clean and comfortable too
very clean and nice
clean and everything you need
clean comfy place in quiet neighborhood
monica was a excellent host
monica was responsive to any questions we had
host is very responsive and friendly
monica is very responsive
monica was very nice and helpful
nice location from grocery stores and restaurants
the location was perfect
beautiful place very close to the university of delaware
it is close to newark and was a great location for our lacrosse tournament
the location was great for our needs
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11. Charming abode near the university (from USD 95)

This spacious suite in a quiet neighborhood is a great place for those visiting the University of Delaware. The living room in this one-bedroom rental features a fireplace that offers a relaxing experience during your stay. This property also offers access to a gazebo, garden, and a patio in the backyard. Guests have private parking and entrance that ensures full privacy during the stay. TV, Wi-Fi, and hairdryer are also available here.

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Newark, Delaware, United States
11.19 km (7.0 mi) from Casino @ Delaware Park
22 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
but beware (lol) you may get so comfortable that you are late for engagements or sightseeing
this place was great -- very clean spacious and comfortable
better than expected very clean and full equipped
the house is lovely clean and beautiful with a gorgeous back yard
a very friendly atmosphere very very clean and wonderful hospitality
the room is comfortable clean and with a good location
julie and mike are the greatest hosts kind and generous
julie and mike are great hosts as well
very helpful and nice host we can absolutely recommand it
julie and michael are great hosts
julia&michael are very kindly and warmly host
the suite is well appointed and in a great location close to the university’s star campus
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12. Private room close to the University of Delaware

This fully furnished studio is meant for solo travelers. Located in a safe and quiet neighborhood but still close to the University of Delaware makes this place a good choice for many travelers. It is also close to Christiana Shopping Mall where you can indulge in duty-free shopping. A gas station and a grocery store are within walking distance from here. A separate entrance to the room means you can come and go at your leisure.

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Newark, Delaware, United States
8.78 km (5.5 mi) from Casino @ Delaware Park
85 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
PRIVATE ROOM IN HOME 1 Bed 2 Guests 2 Bedrooms 0 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
large and comfortable bed a dresser a couch and two tables
bed was comfy and the sofa was a nice additional seating option
the room was nice and cozy
fantastic spot in newark room is big with a dresser two tables and a couch
sa and his wife made the stay were comfortable
the room was very clean and as described
's place is very clean and spacious
the room was very clean and sa was very hospitable
extremely spacious area that is kept clean for move in
the room was so clean too constantly keeping communication open s
the host were great
the host was wonderful and helpful
great host and great space
sa is a wonderful host
the host are very helpful and informative
excellent location minutes from downtown newark
very close to the university of delaware so perfect location
great location near i95 with some great restaurants close by
the location is very ideal for walking to local attractions
great place to stay very close to restaurants (within walking distance)
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Unwind in Newark on a quiet getaway

The natural open spaces in Newark welcome many travelers looking for a quiet vacation and a perfect home base to explore nearby areas, such as the things to do in Wilmington. White Clay Creek State Park is a stunning place where tourists can experience nature. You can also check out the architecture of Hale-Byrnes House, which was built in the mid-18th-century. If you want to know more about the history of the city, a visit to Pencader Heritage Museum is a must. From the list of Airbnbs in Newark above, from cheap to luxurious ones, you will have a great stay experience.

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