Northfield, Minnesota, is a delightful study of contrasts. It combines small-town charm with big-city feels and puts historic buildings side by side with gorgeous natural spots. Its downtown area is dotted with buildings from ages past, but it’s also filled with shops and restaurants that have offerings that fit just about everyone’s taste. Water-based activities can be enjoyed at Cannon River. Those who prefer a more sedate pace while communing with nature can spend time in one of the 35 public parks and recreation areas. If you want to spend time in this small but charming city, use this list of the best Airbnb vacation rentals in Northfield, Minnesota, to find the right accommodation.
This guest suite is located close to the city’s local attractions, both natural and commercial. The rental, which fits three, is located in a quiet neighborhood just a short distance from the downtown area of Northfield, as well as its hiking and ski trails. The property comes with all the essentials. The host also provides some sweet treats to welcome guests. Do note that there are narrow stairs that you will need to take to get to and from the apartment.
Charming suite, great locationNorthfield, Minnesota, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsgreat spot stylish space with cozy amenitiesfabulous towels beautiful bedding coffee tea chocolates and homemade muffins awaited methe bathroom is nice with good water pressure and various amenities in case you forget somethingthe sofa bed is comfortable and very easy to pull out and put awaywhat a gem barbara’s space is immaculate and comfortableexceptionally clean cozy and comfortableexcellent clean and very local spacevery clean cute space for 2place was super clean and stylishperfect super clean and stylish apartment
Host:the host is warm and kindbarbara is a great hostgreat hosts who thought of everythingbarbara is a thoughtful gracious hostbarb and frank are great hostsRead more reviewseasy walking distance to everywherevery nice place close to stit was located in perfect walking distance for new stplus the location is beautiful and convenientgreat place close to st olaf and short walking distance to downtown
Consider this rental if you want to spend a quiet holiday in Northfield. This cozy apartment is furnished with all the necessities to make guests feel right at home, including a kitchen and an electric fireplace. Laundry facilities can be used, subject to a fee. Do note that the rate is for two guests. The rental, however, can fit up to four people: the two additional persons can be accommodated for an additional fee. Grocery stores are close by, as are a number of walking trails.
Private/Clean/Quiet/College Convenient ApartmentNorthfield, Minnesota, United States
Top guest reviewsthere is a small electric heater that was great to have for some chilly eves/morningsalso having a tv in the space would probably be nice as wellbeds were comfortable and the kitchen fully equippedwe especially loved the cedar wood lined shower areawe slept soundly in the comfortable bedclean and comfortable as advertisedvery clean and nice neighborhoodi was looking for clean quiet and safethe house was clean and homeyapartment was clean with a nice kitchen
Host:renell was a good hostrenell was the perfect hostrenell was an excellent hostrennell was a delightful hostnorthfield is a great town and renell is a wonderful hostRead more reviewssuch a great location in northfieldthe location worked very well for dropping our child at collegethis is a wonderful location in northfieldcomfortable bed in a safe quiet neighborhood near walking pathsit is located in a nice neighborhood and the yard has the feel of a park
This beautiful, Modern Scandinavian townhouse is the perfect place to set up base for those who prefer home-like amenities rather than the usual hotels and inns. The property comes furnished with everything that you may need and it even has a garden and a pond where guests can relax. The downtown area is just five minutes’ drive away from this property. The place has three bedrooms and can house five guests.
Carl & Ole'sNorthfield, Minnesota, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewseasily fit 4 guests comfortably with room to hang outit was nicely furnished had a gorgeous kitchen with all the supplies we neededbeds were comfortable and it was a great space for my familya clean pleasant place to stayeverything was sparkling clean with nice linens and towelswe found tanner's place to be very clean and comfortableclean comfortable and all pretty updated if you are into that type of thinggorgeous place this space is beautiful clean homey comfortable and exactly what we were looking for
Host:super helpful hoststhe host tanner left us great recommendations on where to eat and things to dotanner is quite responsive and was helpful along the waytanner was easy to communicate with very responsive and helpfulRead more reviewsbeautiful affordable great town and locationthis is a great place to stay and it is very close to town and to both collegesthe beds were super comfortable and the location very quieteverything about the place is like what you see in the picscarl and ole’s was a great place to stay good location easy to find within minutes of everything
Want to feel like you’re staying at a resort while in Northfield? Consider renting this property. This four-bedroom house, which sleeps eight, does not just come with all of the amenities that you need to feel right at home. It also comes with a number of bonuses, including a rec room equipped with ping pong and foosball tables. It also comes with a huge sauna that can accommodate up to six people. The property also has two fireplaces, perfect for helping guests feel warm and toasty during the colder seasons.
4 bedroom "Touch of Minnesota" homeNorthfield, Minnesota, United States
Top guest reviewsthe space is fabulous- spacious beautifully decorated comfortable beds huge kitchen wonderful deck
Host:barry was so friendly and helpfulbig roomy comfy home barry is fantastic on every level — communicative flexible warm polished gracious funnyRead more reviewsvery comfortable home close to towni imagine the summers would be fantastic at this locationit was a great place for our family to gather and so close to campus
This boutique apartment, which is over 100 years old, is the perfect accommodation for those who traveled to Northfield to seek inspiration. The property is not just spacious; it is well-decorated with beautiful art pieces. It is also furnished with the essentials, plus a few creature comforts such as a Lazyboy chair and a large-screen TV. It is situated at a fantastic location, just a few blocks away from the downtown area as well as several shops and the Farmer’s Market.
Art to Zen Retreat. A boutique apartment for you.Northfield, Minnesota, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe bed is amazingly comfortable and the aesthetic is calm and beautifullovely comfortable apartment with all the amenities you’ll need in your home away from homeart to zen is a beautiful serene artistic apartment perfect for our visit to northfieldthe bed is super comfortable with great bedding and pillowswe used the futon bed (which julie made up in advance) as well and it was very comfortablejulie's place was exceedingly clean and comfortable and had a lovely clean zen vibespotless apartment great communication and a nice king size bedit is very clean and homeyit is sparkling clean and tastefully decoratedit was immaculately clean and perfectly well appointed
Host:julie was an outstanding hostjulie is a great hostthe owner was lovely helpful & responsivejulie is a kind and gracious hostjulie is a truly great hostRead more reviewsthe location is an easy walk to the downtown areathe location is right next to downtown and super convenient to restaurants colleges etci really enjoyed walking to carlton's arboretum for bird watchingalso nice to be able to walk downtowneverything about the space and location says "ease
This rental is a great choice for history and architecture lovers. Built in 1915, this spacious house can accommodate up to 6 people, making this a good option for families. The property is loaded with all the amenities to make guests feel right at home, from a full kitchen to laundry facilities. It even comes with a huge garden where tenants can spend time and enjoy being surrounded by greenery. The property is within walking distance to the downtown area.
lovely 1915 house in leafy college townSuperhost
Top guest reviewsgreat wifi and smart tvhowever i did not find the house very comfortablethe house was warm throughout and had a large living room and dining room and beautiful stained glassit's a charming older house clean and comfy and feels like a homethis house is charming clean and spacious and in a great locationphilip’s place was great very nice location very clean and comfortable beds
Host:i felt so comfortable like being home philip was more than kind generous and consideratephilip is a warm friendly and accessible hostphilip was very accommodating and responsive before our arrivalphilip was extremely helpful responsive and welcominggreat host very comfortable house and a fantastic locationRead more reviewsgreat location and charming housewhat a location set in a charming neighborhoodgreat location just a few blocks from the carleton campus - plenty of roomthe house is also in a great location for carleton eventsgreat location near downtown northfield and grocery store
Consider staying at this property if you plan on visiting one or both of the two colleges in Northfield. This rental is a stone’s throw from either campus, as well as the city’s downtown area. The huge home, which is over 100 years old and fits up to 10 people, is furnished with everything guests may need during their stay. It even comes with child- and baby-friendly amenities such as a crib, a changing table, a high chair, stair gates, and kids’ dinnerware and toys. It also comes with a fire pit that guests can use when spending time outside.
Historic Home Steps from Two CollegesNorthfield, Minnesota, United States
Top guest reviewsthe kitchen is beautiful and spacious a lovely place to relax with friends and familyRead more reviewsgreat location for a family visiting northfieldthis home is in a great location for both collegesthe neighborhood is quiet and the beds comfortablebeautiful and clean home in location walking distance from downtown northfield
You will be forgiven if you think that you somehow got teleported into a neighborhood straight from a television show when you get here. This newly remodeled property is located in a beautiful community and the house itself is nicely decorated and fully furnished. It is also located within walking distance from the downtown area and the two colleges of Northfield. With four bedrooms and two bathrooms, up to seven people can be accommodated here.
Treasured Saint Olaf Avenue Home
Top guest reviewswe had a very comfortable stay including eating on the back patio table for breakfasts which was lovelyRead more reviews
Host:sarah is an excellent host we truly enjoyed our staysara is a great host
Booking this property feels as though you are staying over at a friend’s or family member’s house. This rental is big, yet at the same time cozy and comes with all the furnishings to make you feel home away from home. It also comes with a piano, great for those who want to tickle the ivories, and a fire pit, should guests wish to snuggle on cold days. Breakfast items are provided for guests’ enjoyment. It can accommodate seven guests in its three bedrooms and two and a half bathrooms.
Large family home, stretch out and enjoy!Northfield, Minnesota, United States
Top guest reviewshosts have clearly put a lot of thought in to little details (bathroom amenities clear instructions etcbrent’s place is so comfortable and perfect for a family to use for a weekend visiting a college student
Host:hosts are welcoming and make every effort to communicatehosts were very easy to deal withhosts were very thoughtful and easy to communicate withhosts were thoughtful and thorough and the house was impeccableour hosts thoughtfully left breakfast and snack provisions for usRead more reviewsgreat location in northfield- close to downtown and both collegesit is really close to campus and comfortably sleeps a nice sized groupgreat place to stay
This bright and sunny two-bedroom apartment can fit six people. It is at a central location, situated within walking distance from the downtown area and some walking trails. It’s also just across a park, which makes this a great spot for those traveling with kids who love running around. The house is fully furnished with everything that guests may need during their stay. Do note that there’s an additional fee in case guests need to sleep on the futon. Sleeping on the couch is not allowed here.
Bright and Sunny 2 Bedroom ApartmentNorthfield, Minnesota, United States
Top guest reviewsbright and roomy a great big comfy couch big tv and wificomfortable and inviting furnishingsthe beds are quite comfortable as was the couchi had a comfortable bed with lots of pillows which allowed me to sleep wellexcellent reliable wifi if you need that amenity to work remotely at allclean clean and cleaner :)clean and well appointedsuper clean and very spaciousthe apartment was very clean and exactly as advertisedfantastic place clean well stocked
Host:and host is warm and helpfulhost is very nice as wellexcellent host and excellent place to stayjulia is a wonderful host toojulia was very helpful and available when i had questionsRead more reviewsamazing sunlight and a lovely location in northfield within walking distance of downtownthe location is perfecta lovely get away in a quiet neighborhoodthe location is very close to downtown northfield and can easily be foundjulia's place was fantastic and in a great location
Northfield: A small city loaded with charm and beauty
Small it may be, but Northfield is a city that is loaded to the brim with charm and beauty. There is so much to see and do here that one day would simply not be enough to fully enjoy this destination. Book one of the Airbnb rentals in this list and make the most out of your trip here.
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