Rome, New York, also known as the Copper City, is situated right at the heart of the New York State, sitting pretty at the foot of the majestic Adirondacks. It is minutes away from Boston and Niagara Falls, making it a scenic vacation spot that offers the best of both worlds. As a bike-friendly city, Rome is best experienced on two wheels. It’s the ideal way to explore the city’s historic sites and cultural hotspots - the best example of which is the Capitol Theater, which dates back to the 1920s. It’s best to experience this destination on foot as well, with all its wondrous hiking spots. So if you’re in the mood for a laid-back vacation, check out our list below of the top Airbnb vacation rentals in Rome, New York, and get ready to plan a trip of a lifetime.
1. The Joshua Hathaway House Bed and Breakfast
Dubbing itself as Rome’s oldest home, The Joshua Hathaway House Bed and Breakfast may be historic but that doesn’t mean that its amenities are stuck in the past. Here, you can enjoy a cozy stay for two while being situated in the city center. It’s a great home base if you’re planning to ride on the Erie Canal bike trail. While you can prepare your food in the apartment’s kitchen, you can also easily step out and partake in the local cafes and restaurants that are minutes away from the house on foot.
The Joshua Hathaway House Rome's Oldest HomeRome, New York, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:the abundant breakfast was much appreciatedhe provides great continental breakfast food and other extras that most air bnbs don'tthis is the cutest apartment with the perfect mix of old and new furnishingscomfortable and quiet with a well stocked kitchen for our breakfastdavid had the kitchen stocked with a nice selection of breakfast items
Cleanliness:room nice clean and stylishthe apartment was very clean and the bed was very comfortableand the studio apartment was super clean and modernbeautiful clean apartment in a historic home with lots of thoughtful touches for gueststhe apartment is well appointed and comfortable and immaculately clean
Host:david is a perfect hostdavid is a wonderfully attentive hostdavid was a great hostdavid is a wonderful host as he is welcoming and kinddavid is truly a great host in every sense of the wordRead more reviews
Location:the location is marvelous just a few blocks from downtownthe house is easy to find and close to the erie canal bike trail restaurant and shopping centerslovely quiet space conveniently located in romewe were able to walk around the streets to see some great houses
2. Spacious apartment in the heart of Rome (from USD 39)
Big groups and families traveling to Rome will find this second-floor apartment to be a great no-frills accommodation that’s right in the center of the historic city. Booking this place, you will have full access to the second floor of this big family home. It has three bedrooms that can comfortably accommodate up to nine guests. The living area can accommodate a few more guests as long as you ask your host. It’s the ideal spot if you’re planning on hiking the Mohawk River Trail and the Delta Lake State Park.
Affordable Suite at Mohawk River TrailRome, New York, United States
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:make sure to bring bathroom amenities as there were nonehad a decent space and bathroom was good
Cleanliness:very clean and affordablespacious with multiple beds the bathrooms were nice and clean
Host:yakov is a great host made sure myself and and my guests were taken care ofyakov was very nice and accommodating and the place was prefect for what we needed for the nightamazing place for groups and yakov was very responsive and accommodated all our needsRead more reviews
Location:we had a good stay a cheap stay that was pretty close to the turning stone casinoplace was good for its price
3. Historic downtown duplex (from USD 122)
This lovely home dates back to the 19th century but it doesn’t feel out of step with time. It’s comfortably furnished to fit up to six guests and has everything you need to feel at home. Since it’s situated downtown, you’re never too far from Fort Stanwix in the city center. It’s the ideal place to stay if you’re working at Griffiss Technology Park and Rome Lab, and if you’re planning to explore Delta Lake State Park and the foothills of the western Adirondacks. It’s only 20 minutes away from the beautiful Sylvan Beach and the scenic Verona Beach Lighthouse. Best of all, the apartment is maintained by Kristee, who’s a highly rated host among loyal guests.
The Butler's PantryRome, New York, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:the upstairs has 2 full-size and 2 twin beds and i nicely sized bathroom
Cleanliness:great place nice n cleanapartment was very clean we had everything we neededapartment was very clean we had everything we neededthe house was clean and nicely decorated it felt warm and homelythe home was sparkling clean and everything was as advertised
Host:kristee was an amazing hostkristee is a great hostkristee is a great hostkristee is a delight and a wonderful hostkristee was the best host very welcoming and helpfulRead more reviews
Location:her place was in a great location for rome generals baseball fanscharming 1800s home is near the center of rome close to restaurants and historic placesgreat place to stay for a business trip in the areai liked the house we were close to our family but i loved kristee's energy and hospitality
4. Private hotel suite
Suite 105 on the former Griffiss Air Force Base or AFB is a fantastic and private en-suite with convenient amenities for up to two guests. It’s furnished with a plush queen-sized bed and a cozy couch for lounging. If you’re planning to cook your own meals, make sure to bring kitchenware. The place is equipped with a fridge, a microwave oven, and a coffee maker for your basic food requirements. It’s the ideal long-term accommodation for people working in the technology firms in Rome, but its host, John, loves hosting travelers who are looking to explore the Adirondacks and the state parks in the city.
Private Hotel Suite on Griffis AFB! Suite 105Superhost
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:tv channel line up is good (but bring your roku) internet access superbroom was bigger than expected and was very comfortable
Cleanliness:clean large rooms and very good priceclean convenient safe and comfortableevery quiet clean and roomya quiet and clean locationthe room was super clean
Host:he is a great hostsecond stay here great place and a great hostRead more reviews
Location:a nice place to stay with everything you need and close to everythinggreat quiet location rooms are clean great valuethe place is easy to finda good inexpensive place to use for conferences nearbyjohn’s place was clean easy to check in/out and was in the perfect location for my needs
5. Fully furnished private hotel room
Suite 104 in the former Griffiss Air Force Base, or AFB, is a spacious en-suite that’s furnished with a queen-sized bed and a comfortable couch. It’s perfect for up to two guests working in the technology firms in the city, or exploring the foothills of the Adirondacks. Guests have access to the common TV rooms on each floor as well as to the free laundry facility. The whole accommodation itself is quiet and peaceful, making it a relaxing spot to work, study, or relax.
Private Suite on Griffis AFB! Suite 104Rome, New York, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:having access to free laundry facilities and a communal kitchen was great as wellrooms are very large well appointed with basic furnishings very clean
Cleanliness:it offers a very clean large apartment with very good parkingclean space and wonderful location
Host:john was a great hostRead more reviews
Location:nice location and amenitieswalking/jogging around the place in the mornings is something you can do comfortably
Make the most of your stay in Rome, New York
Whether you’re in Rome for work or holiday, finding the perfect accommodation should be your priority. Fortunately, the city is filled with great options, from fully furnished homes away from home to deluxe hotel-style en-suites. With our list of the top Airbnb vacation rentals in Rome, New York, you’ll definitely find one that’s right up your alley.
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