10 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Richmond, VA - Updated 2021

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Known as the capital of Virginia, Richmond is a vibrant and thriving city that showcases a perfect balance between modern architecture and nature. Being one of the oldest major cities in the United States of America, Richmond is rich in fascinating history and remarkable landmarks. While in the city, you might like to pay a visit to the St. John’s Church which is the iconic place where Patrick Henry declared his famous line “Give me liberty or give me death”. You should see the breathtaking Maymont, the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens, and other top visited attractions. If you are planning on going to Richmond any time soon, here is a list of the best Airbnb vacation rentals in Richmond, Virginia. Feel free to browse below.

1. Historic row house with private access

Showcasing gorgeous hardwood flooring and charming brick walls, this Airbnb vacation rental is beautifully furnished, convenient, and affordable. It can accommodate up to four guests with its two cozy bedrooms and two private bathrooms. In addition, it has a functional kitchen where guests can unleash their culinary expertise, a dining area, and a living room with a fireplace. The expansive windows and indoor plants add life to this rental, making it homey and lovely. Plus, there is a parking space for guests traveling by their cars.

Historic Jackson Ward Spot
Richmond, Virginia, United States
278 reviews
Entire house 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
clean well designed place fast wifi and very friendly host
Cleanliness:
super clean and comfy
super clean and comfortable
this house is very clean and cozy
it is very clean and well kept
the place was clean and aesthetic
Host:
very accommodating hosts who provided helpful recommendations and directions
amazing great hosts and a great home
mike our host and katarina his property manager were very responsive
and the host is very welcoming and responsive
she is so friendly and cheery
Location:
great place close to downtown
great location close to convention center
great location in an up and coming neighborhood of rva
it is a great location with access to so many things close by
a beautiful space located in a great walkable area
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2. Luxurious accommodation with a hot tub and a garden (from USD 123)

This stunning vacation rental boasts of wonderful homey vibes that will make you fall in love with the place, the moment you see it. Featuring neatly painted white walls, rustic accents, and windows that let lots of natural light in, it is always a happy day in this mid-century time capsule. Additionally, it has a hot tub and a majestic garden area where you can spend most of your stay at peace while reading a book or sipping coffee. In addition, this accommodation has three bedrooms, two private bathrooms, a kitchen, a lovely dining space, a cozy living room, and a fireplace.

Luxurious Mid Century Time Capsule with Hot Tub & Garden
Richmond, Virginia, United States
26 reviews
Entire house 4 Beds 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
great decor very clean nice layout
the house was very comfortable and clean
if you are looking for a spacious and clean place in richmond
the house was clean and had every amenity needed for an extended stay
so many great amenities comfy beds and so clean
Host:
blair is a great host easy to communicate with and answer any questions
blair's an excellent host--very communicative and clear-- and the house is great
a real gem owners fantastic to deal with
Location:
what a find great location in a beautiful neighborhood
the property is situated in a quiet neighborhood with easy access to downtown richmond and carytown
get you’re groove on lovingly period furnished mcm in friendly walkable neighborhood close to the river
the attention to detail décor availability of games and movies and location make it an ideal getaway
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3. Charming flat with a fireplace (from USD 126)

If you are looking for a fantastic place for your Richmond vacation that is both comfortable and affordable, this charming vacation rental is a cozy haven that will make your stay as pleasant as possible without breaking your bank account. It has a stylish and comfy bedroom and a private bathroom that is ideal for two guests. This accommodation is spacious, homey, and has lots of natural light. The living room area is another wonderful space with comfy couch seats, a flat-screen TV and a fire-place.

Gem in the Heart of the Fan #1!
Richmond, Virginia, United States
615 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the a/c was great too which is necessary in july in richmond
stylish comfortable loft with all the amenities you would ever need for a quick little weekend getaway
the apartment itself is super comfortable - great bed for sitting and sofa for hanging out
great location in the fan and nicely decorated apt
great condo with a king bed
Cleanliness:
as clean and stylish as advertised
clean and private
the apartment is very clean and nicely decorated
everything was super clean and the bed was so comfy
wonderful spot clean great communication w the host
Host:
she was an outstanding host
fantastic host quick response recommendation definitely
awesome place and an even better host
jill was a very responsive host and the donuts were fantastic
wonderful experience at jill's she is an amazing host with a really great spot
Location:
central location makes getting around easy
close to everything and very cool
great place in an excellent location
beautiful place in a great location
such a unique place located perfectly near everything you need in richmond
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4. Modern bungalow with a parking space and WiFi (from USD 98)

Showcasing a lovely interior design and a wonderfully furnished interior, this vacation rental is a fabulous choice for your visit to Richmond. It can comfortably house up to four guests. It features a charming bedroom, a private bathroom, a functional kitchen, a lovely dining space with a granite countertop, a cozy living room, and a porch where you can enjoy your afternoon drinks. Plus, there is an available parking space for guests traveling by their car. The rental is also WiFi equipped for added convenience.

Cozy Carver Row
Richmond, Virginia, United States
563 reviews
Entire bungalow 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a charming little place on the edge of the celebrated "fan" district of richmond
tons of amenities a nice kitchen with lots of prep space and super cute decorating touches
nice cozy little bungalow with all the necessary items for a great stay
home is very convenient to the fan district uva and many more richmond attractions
we very much appreciated the snacks in the kitchen and the well stocked bathroom medicine cabinet
Cleanliness:
very clean and nicely located
tamara's place was clean cozy & nicely decorated
tamara’s airbnb is clean neat and cozy
super clean super comfy bed and well equipped kitchen and bathroom
tamara’s place was exactly as described and very clean
Host:
excellent hospitality from the hosts i highly recommend this home
the hosts were very kind and so easy to communicate with
our hosts responded to questions quickly and the check-in process couldn’t have been easier or more smooth
our host tamara gave us great suggestions for places to eat and buy food
being pet friendly was a plus
Location:
the location was good pretty close to downtown
super cute place great location
great location and great price
cute home in a convenient location
walking distance to some good restaurants
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5. One-bedroom apartment with a fireplace (from USD 88)

Whether you are in Richmond driving solo or with a small group, this affordable and convenient vacation rental might pique your interest. It is styled in a simple and minimalist design with gorgeous hardwood flooring and expansive windows that allow lots of natural light. It features a cozy bedroom with a fireplace, a private bathroom, a kitchen area with cooking essentials, a dining space, a comfortable living room, and a parking area for guests’ cars. To top it all off, it is equipped with WiFi for added convenience.

Gorgeous 1-Bdrm in the Fan near Carytown & VMFA
Richmond, Virginia, United States
541 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we appreciated the amenities such as washer/dryer air conditioning and wifi
the bed and couch were both very comfortable
lots of nice touches great wifi cool with air con
very cool apartment located in the fan district of richmond
great space in the fan clean comfortable accommodations with plenty of space
Cleanliness:
very clean and easy communication
the place was clean comfortable
it's clean comfortable and quiet
space was clean spacious and comfortable
the space was clean and comfortable
Host:
david was a great host and his home was great
our host was amazingly responsive
david was also extremely responsive
david is an awesome host and very patient and communicative
great place and great host
Location:
the location is the best
a cute little apartment in walking distance to restaurants and cafés
perfect location you can walk anywhere on cary st
perfect location to walk to favorite shopping spots restaurants and bars
location is really great as there are so many good places right within walking distance
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6. A beautiful romantic retreat (from USD 149)

Are you in the beautiful city of Richmond for a romantic getaway? If so, this charming vacation rental might be an ideal choice for you. It showcases a charming industrial and rustic interior design that is cool and airy and with lots of natural light. It features floor-to-ceiling windows and a sectional sofa in the living room where you can watch a movie or enjoy a cup of coffee on a rainy day. It has two spacious bedrooms, one with a queen-sized bed and another with a futon bed, a private bathroom, and a full kitchen.

Revitalized Industrial Space Adjacent to Monument Avenue
Richmond, Virginia, United States
354 reviews
Entire condominium 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great food and breweries in the fan and scott's addition nearby
jill’s place in the fan is a gem for sure
i loved being able to walk to the fan and vcu and parking was easy and on-site
jill’s home was amazing it was filled with natural light and felt so comfortable
the location in the fan is perfect
Cleanliness:
apartment is clean attractive and well appointed
the apartment was clean and well kept
the place was spotless and extremely comfortable
condo is spotless with lots of thoughtful touches
crystal clear communication and instructions very clean and great amenities
Host:
jill was a very thoughtful host
the hosts were very responsive and helpful
jill was very responsive
jill’s home was beautiful and she was a great host we will definitely be back
the place was incredible and the host was amazing and responded quickly to my questions
Location:
the location is ideal
the location was ideal felt safe and convenient
loved this place the location was great
very nice place and well located
location is cool and convenient parking a breeze
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7. Bed and breakfast in a convenient location (from USD 92)

Nestled in the historic area of Richmond, this Victorian-inspired vacation rental is perfect for tourists who plan to discover and tour the historic Fan District of the city. This accommodation features a charming and comfortable bedroom and a private bathroom that are ideal for two people. In addition, it has a renovated kitchen with cooking essentials and appliances. To top it all off, it has WiFi access and a flat-screen TV for added entertainment. There is also an available parking space for guests traveling by their cars.

Private B&B in Historic Fan
Richmond, Virginia, United States
606 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we highly recommend this gem in the fan district
the extra touch of breakfast--yogurts fruit cereal milk coffee and apple cider were especially wonderful
bill and lissa place is a perfect spot for experiencing the delights of the the fan area in richmond
the bed was very comfortable and the balcony had a nice view into the host’s beautiful garden
the garden entrance balcony and stocked kitchen were particularly pleasing
Cleanliness:
clean convenient and comfortable
clean comfortable and just as described
the apartment was really clean tidy and very homely
the bed was comfortable and the bathroom was clean and well stocked
a nice clean cozy place to stay would recommend to anyone
Host:
great hosts and hospitality
hosts were responsive and helpful
bill and lissa were wonderful hosts
thank you for being such an amazing host
bill is a kind and gracious host
Location:
the location is great
wonderful neighborhood with restaurants nearby; great location
great location within walking distance of many shops and restaurants
it was a perfect location with many excellent restaurants within walking distance
the location was great with easy walking distance to lots of interesting areas of richmond
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8. Top-rated lodging near the city's most-visited attractions (from USD 75)

Whether you are in the fascinating city of Richmond for business or pleasure, this charming vacation rental might interest you. It is fully furnished and complete with fantastic amenities that will make your stay comfortable and convenient. Plus, the location is ideal for tourists who like city walks and day tours. This rental can house up to four guests, featuring a comfy bedroom, a private bathroom, a functional kitchen, a dining area, and a living room where you can enjoy a quiet and peaceful time.

Cozy Museum District Apartment
Richmond, Virginia, United States
411 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great a/c and heat
this cozy condo in the museum district is a perfect home base for adventure in richmond
very nice apartment with every necessary feature and touches of home
the interior design of the apartment is super cute as well
Cleanliness:
comfortable clean and quiet
it was clean charming and comfortable
the space was clean convenient and adorable
very clean and in a wonderful spot
super updated clean and well equipped
Host:
david and lauren were wonderful hosts
david was a great host
david was very responsive
great hosts and very quick response
david and lauren were perfect hosts
Location:
location is terrific
cute space and great location
perfect location quiet street but close to everything
great location for exploring richmond
awesome location in a cute and comfortable place
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9. Elegant one-bedroom unit for four guests (from USD 90)

If elegance and comfort is your top priority in accommodations, this vacation rental will not disappoint you. It is tastefully furnished, featuring neatly painted walls and hardwood flooring. Thus, this accommodation is both lovely and cozy at the same time. It is ideal for a small group of guests. It has a single bedroom with a queen-sized bed, a private bathroom, a relaxing living room area with a flat-screen TV, and a functional kitchen. It is also WiFi equipped for added convenience.

Elegant 1-bdrm, Fan, Carytown, VMFA, Byrd Park
Richmond, Virginia, United States
348 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the museums and the fan
nice place in the fan very spacious too
the bed is comfortable and the air mattresses are easy to use
walkable to everything in the fan and carytown
so much beauty in the space of this apartment and this section of town
Cleanliness:
clean and comfortable
it was clean and there were thoughtful little touches everywhere like snacks and plenty of clean towels
the apartment was clean and the communication with david was excellent
david's place was great clean comfortable and convenient to everything
the bed was crazy comfortable and the place was really clean
Host:
host is very responsive
david is a great host
david is a very responsive and understanding host
david was super responsive and provided detailed instructions in advance of our visit
very attentive host and the included parking was a huge help
Location:
great location close to everything
location is excellent very close to dining choices
great location and great spot
the location is amazing you can literally walk to everything and enjoy the city
this location is perfect within walking distance to carytown many restaurants
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10. Rental in the historic Museum District of Richmond

This vacation rental is tastefully furnished, featuring stunning hardwood flooring, beautifully painted walls, and lovely displays. It is also cool and airy with lots of natural light and exudes a home-away-from-home kind of vibe. To top it all off, it is conveniently located near the historic Monument Avenue, the city’s top breweries, shopping centers, excellent restaurants, and other most-visited establishments. It is ideal for up to four guests. It houses a charming bedroom, a private bathroom, a functional kitchen, a cozy living room, and a parking space for guests traveling by their car.

Historic Museum District Apt with Modern Style
Richmond, Virginia, United States
150 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful neighborhood lots of nice amenities inside and comfortable furniture
from the comfortable bedrooms to the kitchen’s amenities this place offers the complete package
there is a nice setup in the kitchen with thoughtful touches like coffee and snacks
truly a gem in the best area of the fan district
the beds were very comfortable
Cleanliness:
place was clean and nicely decorated
house was extremely clean and had comfy beds with plenty of towels
appreciated a very clean and appointed apartment
great place super clean and cozy
beautiful street incredibly clean house
Host:
the owner is very quick and responsive with questions
mark is a very helpful host quick to respond to questions or concerns
mark the host was also amazing
mark is an excellent host he responds quickly and makes use of his apartment absolutely turnkey
the noisy neighbors upstairs were the only downside but that’s certainly not the owner’s fault
Location:
the location is excellent
great location and super cute place
great location and cool apartment
great location better place
the neighborhood is beautiful and the location is great
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Stay in Richmond

Richmond is known as one of the oldest major cities in America. It is rich in history and boasts of remarkable landmarks that helped shape the country today. Not only that, but it is also a city with so many tourist attractions such as the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts and Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens. If you are planning a quick vacation to the city, use this list of the best vacation rentals in Richmond while choosing the best accommodation for you.

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