Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Providence, Rhode Island - Updated 2021

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Founded on a belief in religious freedom, Providence, Rhode Island is a haven of tolerance that enjoys great diversity. The city of Providence is also the capital of the state and has diverse and vibrant neighborhoods, a wonderful arts community, lovely hotels, and famous restaurants.

It has strong historical roots (founded by dissidents escaping Puritan Massachusetts), hence, several historically and culturally relevant sites, such as museums and entire neighborhoods designated as historic districts, can be visited. Providence also has a vibrant intellectual scene and student population. Check out these cool Airbnb apartments for your upcoming stay in Providence.

1. Spacious private floor (from USD 50)

Situated about 15 minutes away from downtown Providence and centrally located near shopping plazas, markets, and restaurants, this property has great decor, and is clean and private. It is a spacious private open basement with a washer, dryer, shower, and bathroom as well as a TV.

Guests get to lay their heads down on a large sectional couch and a twin size bed. A queen sized air mattress is available on request. There is a shared kitchen and dining area on the first floor and a large backyard.

Spacious Private Floor
Cranston, Rhode Island, United States
81 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
although there was no ac the big fan kept the basement home very cool
very comfortable bed and couch
the space itself was inviting and very comfortable
beautiful decor and it was one of the most comfortable stays i've experienced with airbnb
bed was soft and squishy we fell asleep like babies basement was very cool temperature
very clean and very hospitable
stylish and super clean space
clean inviting and comfortable
everything was very clean and organized and communication was great
very clean and a great experience
the host was responsive
ryan was a great host
ryan was a great host and quick at responding
ryan & maria are wonderful hosts
great host space very accommodating as advertised
pretty close to different places
the close proximity to downtown is a great benefit
good value/location & ryan is vary gracious
great place - easy to check in and close to the airport
very easy location and communication
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2. The Whych House (from USD 90)

Set in a prime location with off-street parking, guests get a clean, comfortable property with a washer/dryer as well as a kitchenette to store and make food. The unit itself fits 1 or 2 people and there is a queen size bed to sleep on. The decor is stylish with natural stone walls. There is also a fireplace as well as a full stereo with a good selection of old vinyl records.

The Whych House
Providence, Rhode Island, United States
148 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apt has lots of great wooden furniture lots of character
comfortable bed great shower washer and dryer charming furnishings off-street parking
nice new kitchen with washer & dryer
the space was very comfortable and unique
the apartment is cozy and comfortable -- surprisingly spacious with a luxurious bed contemporary bathroom and charming furnishings
the apartment was clean and exactly as described
the place was clean and cute
the space was clean and the bed very comfortable
super clean comfortable private and attractively furnished
this place was just as pictured very clean and cozy
travis was a really nice host
travis is a great host
responsive host good value
attentive to comfort details and most friendly host
travis is a fabulous host
perfect location walking distance to brown university
incredibly convenient location in a beautiful neighborhood
amazing location and hip space
perfect location for brown visits
great location with easy parking
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3. Charming east side home near Brown  (from USD 850)

Set on a quiet, residential street in historic east side Providence, this property is within walking distance of restaurants, shops, and Brown University. This elegant colonial house is clean, charming, and has a lovely yard as well as a spacious open kitchen. There is also a living room with a large sectional couch and Roku TV.

Charming East Side Home Near Brown
Providence, Rhode Island, United States
Entire house 6 Beds 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

4. Victorian room with garden view  (from USD 65)

This beautifully renovated Victorian home boasts a private, shaded backyard. Set in a historic district, it is in a quiet location which is around 10 minutes by car to downtown Providence (RISD and Brown University) and close to major highways. There is a bus stop right on the corner (1 block away) and it is only a 10-minute bus ride to colleges and downtown.

Victorian, Room with Garden view
Providence, Rhode Island, United States
180 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the wifi is strong and consistent
`sally provides a healthy breakfast and her coffee is great
sally and the "garden view" room were great
out back is a beautiful and quiet stone patio that connects with the wifi
our bedroom was very comfortable and had an a/c unit
our room was clean as was the bathroom
her place is great clean and comfortable
her house is beautiful tidy and clean
sally's place was clean and comfortable and we had a very pleasant stay
sally was very welcoming and the room was superbly clean and neat
sally was a very nice host
sally is a wonderful host
sally is a wonderful host
sally is a wonderful host
sally is a great host
it located in a great place
the location was great too - easy to drive to any of the spots we were visiting
her place is very comfortable and in an easy and convenient location
very convenient location comfortable bed quiet room and wonderful to have off street parking
location was great as it was about half way between the airport and college hill
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5. Hotel Dolce Villa (from USD 129)

Set in little Italy with great places within walking distance, this property overlooks the plaza and fountain and provides a safe feeling due to the fact that it is on a street with many busy businesses and restaurants. Guests get a space with daily housekeeping, paintings on the walls, modern designs, and bright colors. The accommodation also features a refrigerator, microwave, and comfortable bed. Nearby, there is live music at night during the warmer months as well as alfresco dining.

Providence, Rhode Island, United States
77 reviews
Room in boutique hotel 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room was clean and warm and provided all the amenities (and more) we were expecting
very nice room very great service despite the heinous amount of snow accumulated in the city
great location had room 2a which overlooks the fountain area
clean and as advertised
very clean and spacious
clean really eclectic and fun
rooms were nice and clean
very clean place will definitely stay again
great service hospitable welcoming and flexible
staff was all very friendly and helpful
all the staff at the hotel was kind helpful and had great service
spacious room and lovely staff
staff always there to guide you and caring your room daily
the location is great walking distance to everything
great location and great hotel
great location and great value hotel
location was perfect for my needs easily avoided car and transportation other than walking
dolce villa is close to everything walking distance to great restaurants cafe and bars
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6. Waterfront houseboat: Albin 45' 

Set in beautiful downtown Providence in the jewelry district and Wickenden Street, the lovely Benefit Street (with its beautiful old homes) is also within walking distance to this beautiful houseboat. The toilet and shower are in one space. The shower has wonderful hot water and great water pressure. There is also a living room that transforms into a functional bedroom at night and has a day bed and sofa bed.

Albin 43 Yacht “G’DAY MATE” - Downtown Providence
Providence, Rhode Island, United States
110 reviews
Boat 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the a/c kept the bedroom cool
the bed was extremely comfortable as were the other available sleeping spots
the master bed and blankets were awesome so i was nice and cozy (daughter was cold)
the beds were so comfortable with fluffy sheets and the wind coming through the skylight
clean and a very unique way to spend the night
the boat was clean comfortable and easy to find
the houseboat was very clean and comfortable; it's in a great location as well
owner was very responsive
neil was very quick in responding to questions and super friendly
neil was very responsive to our questions
host was responsive to our needs for accessing the boat and making the most of our time
neil is a good host and help us with the problems that appeared
really unique experience great location
it was located in a very nice area with wine stores and good restaurants close by
super convenient to shops and restaurants in the cute walking village just a few blocks away
charming place & good location
nice roomy boat in a great location in itself and also within walking distance of downtown
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7. Cozy 18th century home 

Located in the charming east side of Providence within walking distance to College Hill, downtown, India Point Park, the Rhode Island School of Design, and a with a wonderful coffee shop one block away, this renovated 18th century home is very accessible to different areas in Providence.

There is a gas oven in the kitchen and a gas fireplace in the living room, as well as antique furnishings and a high bed with luxury linens in the bedroom upstairs. Guests also get Wi-Fi and a peaceful back patio.

Cozy 18th century Home
Providence, Rhode Island, United States
83 reviews
Private room in cottage 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great cozy place perfect for my stay while setting up my daughter in her new apt
her place is very well has more amenities than i need and was quite comfortable
a wonderfully comfy bed and a bathroom just next door
her place is so nice and beautiful lovely living room too
everything was clean and decorated very nicely
the house is clean and nice
house is really clean and looks great
the apartment is very clean and quiet
the bed is comfortable the sheets were nice and clean
sarah is very good host
sarah is a great host
sarah is a lovely and very well prepared host
lovely home and sarah is nice welcoming and helpful
sarah was a pleasure to interact with she was friendly and helpful
cute place in a historic neighborhood walking distance from brown university
very comfortable and a great location
the location was ideal as it was close to the river front downtown providence and brown's campus
great place with an excellent location
the location is terrific and the neighborhood is safe and adorable
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8. Spacious private apartment in historic district

Set in a great location on a lovely street, this property is close to the train station as well as Brown University and the city center. Guests get a clean and spacious room with plush towels and a lot of pillows. Right behind the apartment, there is a private lot for parking and at night there is also a wonderful view of the skyline.

Airbnb in Providence's historic district

9. Charming east side condo, walking distance to Brown 

This property is on the east side of Providence, near entertainment, restaurants, Wickenden Street, Brown University, and RISD. Visitors get a charming, beautiful, historic 2-bedroom home with a fully-stocked kitchen, clean linens and towels, and a patio. There is also an air mattress available upon request.

Charming east side condo near Brown

10. Convenient, comfortable, cozy east side apartment

This property (in the Mt. Hope neighborhood on the east side) has easy access to all of Providence and is close to a Starbucks, Providence Bagel, Whole Foods, and more. You can easily walk to the College Hill area and guests can also use the outdoor dining set, backyard, and hammock. This cozy and large one bedroom apartment is on the ground floor, and also offers a pull-out sofa and queen size bed.

Convenient, Comfortable, Cozy East Side Apartment
Providence, Rhode Island, United States
325 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
bed and pull out sofa bed were both very comfortable
very comfortable place to stay in a nice section of town
cozy charming space only a few steps (~4) to enter made it a great fit for mobility challenged guests
this was our second stay and it’s had a few new updates which make it even more comfortable
i also enjoyed that the kitchen was well stocked and the bathroom had some basic toiletries
very clean and spacious
very clean and comfortable
the apartment was very clean and homey
convenient clean and well kept
the apartment is clean comfortable and well equipped
allena was an amazing host
allena was such a great host
allena was a great host and was super accommodating
allena was amazing with thorough instructions quick responses helpful tips
fantastic space and phenomenal host
quiet and cute apartment near brown campus
close location to colleges and downtown attractions
the location was perfect and a short drive to everything
located in a quiet neighborhood it was the perfect location for all our adventures in providence
location is perfect close to everything and at the same time so peaceful
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Providence: a wonderful place to stay

Providence features interesting history, lively student-life, intellectuals, and more. That’s what you get when you visit the city of Providence. We hope you enjoy your stay in this historic capital city!

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