Top 12 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Sandbridge, Virginia - Updated 2024

Anne Marie
Anne Marie 
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Virginia Beach is one of the most popular resort destinations in the United States, with beautiful hotels, exciting nightlife, and a stunning waterfront. If you’re a traveler attracted to the beautiful beaches of Virginia Beach but not the crowds, consider staying in the community of Sandbridge. This destination is a quiet, residential neighborhood located on a barrier island. It is surrounded by beaches on one side and a bay on the other, all of which are peaceful and relaxing without the hordes of tourists! You can also find many great places to stay that aren’t cramped motel rooms or overpriced resorts. A good number of these are Airbnb and Vrbo vacation rentals. For the best stay, keep reading this article and find out our picks of the top Airbnb vacation rentals in Sandbridge, Virginia.

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. Sanctuary on Sandpiper (from USD 574)

Enjoy a relaxing vacation in this amazing vacation rental in Sandbridge, Virginia, sitting right by the canal. Enjoy lazy afternoons by lounging on the private patio facing the canal, or enjoy swimming in the private outdoor pool. Better yet, prepare picnic food in the fully equipped kitchen, head to the beach two blocks away, and have a fun beach day!

You can also enjoy meals in the beautiful dining area that overlooks Back Bay or dine al fresco in the backyard. At night, you can stargaze while huddled around the outdoor fire pit by the water.

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Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States
86 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cottage 7 Beds 10 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the pool is lovely as are the views of the canal
the plugs the wifi the televisions the ceiling fans all made it so convenient and comfortable
the beds and bedding were heavenly
it had everything we could possibly want-comfy beds a beautiful view great indoor and outdoor spaces
the pool/backyard view was amazing and the beach was just a quick walk away (even with a baby )
stylish special touches cleanliness etc
the house was impeccably clean upon arrival and had everything we needed for a perfect vacation
her home is clean and is decorated beautifully
everyone we encountered was kind and welcoming
hosts were fantastic and communicated very well
christina is an amazing host quick to communicate and even left a little welcome basket for us
christina was a great host; we'll definitely be back
this house was by far our favorite location to date
the beach was super close and the sand was soft
the perfect place to come and spend time with family and friends
it is the perfect place to getaway and relax
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2. Ocean Pearl (from USD 850)

While here, dive in for a refreshing swim in the pool while enjoying a view of the canal right by this rental house near the beach in Sandbridge. Enjoy the late afternoon sun in the private dock by fishing or go sunbathing in one of the loungers by the pool. If you prefer to stay inside, you can still enjoy the view from the screened-in porch while dining or enjoying your morning coffee.

Make sure to stop by the nearby beach and have a fun beach day as well!

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Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States
48 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 8 Beds 14 Guests 5 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 14

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we spent entire days outside at the pool and hot tub with beautiful canal views and wildlife
plenty of room for our huge family to spread out and relax
loved the space lots of room for whole family
the saltwater pool is amazing and was warm enough in mid june to not need to be heated
paid to have the pool heated and it was well worth it as the weather wasn’t ideal
it was nice and clean and quite
the place was beautiful clean and well kept
very roomy and clean kitchen and bathrooms
the house was clean spacious and comfortable
the house was clean and kitchen was well stocked with cooking utensils
host was very responsive
very accommodating host and extremely responsive
lindsay was a great host she was very helpful and responsive
thank you so much for being attentive to our needs at a moments notice
i had a maintenance issue and received immediate response from a friendly maintenance technician
perfect location for a large family
walking distance from beach very cold but grand kids didn't mind
great house in a very family friendly area and very close to the beach
close to the beach and plenty of awesome things to do
great price beautiful location awesome host
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3. Beautiful suite with private parking (from USD 199)

Why stay in a cramped motel room or overpriced resort when you can stay in this homey, cozy Airbnb rental in Sandbridge, Virginia Beach instead? This private suite is perfectly sized for two guests and it has a comfy queen-sized bed. There is a small kitchenette complete with a Keurig coffee maker, mini-fridge, microwave, and even a small oven. The suite has private parking and is right across from the beach, so you just have to grab the complimentary beach chairs to be on your way to the sand! Upon your return, there is even an enclosed outdoor shower where you can rinse off.

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Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States
238 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the outdoor shower and grill were nice touches as well
this was a terrific facility much larger than the pictures show
it was very clean and comfortable
clean tidy and very nicely decorated
it is immaculately clean and very comfortable
everything was super clean and very well decorated
very clean and with some nice touches throughout
they were amazing hosts
hosts were friendly and caring
they were friendly and gave us absolute privacy throughout our stay
the owners are extremely friendly and helpful
don and laurie ann are great hosts
the location was perfect
nice quiet location
great location easy access to the beach
beautiful location with a quiet beach just across the street
would highly recommend this great beachfront location for any getaway
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4. Well-located suite with a pool access (from USD 325)

This vacation rental is so close to the beach that you can count the number of steps it takes to get there! That means that you can make the most of your time by the ocean and not worry about the hassle of beach traffic or parking. This rental is a private guest suite with lots of room. There are two bedrooms that can accommodate up to six guests. Guests are allowed to use the pool outside, which is only accessible to guests and the owners upstairs. There is even a washer and dryer in the suite if you need to rinse out your bathing suits before packing them to go.

Stayed at this property?
Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States
104 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 3 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the place itself is even better than the pictures look and the couch and beds are super comfortable
however the couch is so large and comfortable we were happy staying out there
the pool and atmosphere of the back yard is so relaxing
we didn't take advantage of the pool or beach but those are wonderful amenities
the beds were very comfortable
very clean and spacious
very clean and very convenient
it was clean stylish and comfortable
the house was extremely clean
the space was very clean and beautifully decorated (still kid friendly )
the hosts are friendly responsive and helpful with questions
the hosts were super friendly and responsive
shannon is a great host very responsive and accommodating
great location and great property
easy walk to the beach quiet and a nice relaxed neighborhood
having a market close was super convenient and there’s also a few options of places to eat nearby
we enjoyed the short walk to the beach and exploring the area
this place is an easy 1-2 minute walk from a very non-crowded beach area on sandbridge
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5. Peaceful retreat near a canal (from USD 179)

You’ll find it hard to run out of activities when you stay at this studio apartment rental! This one-bedroom studio is located in a quiet setting that backs up to a canal. The canal has a dock and the hosts have provided a canoe that you can use to explore the waterways. You can also explore on land by bike: the hosts have two for guests to use! After a long day on the water or at the beach, you’ll return to a comfy space with a TV and wireless internet so you can relax. You can also pop open the complimentary bottle of wine to start or end your trip on the right foot!

Stayed at this property?
Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States
314 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cottage 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed and furniture were very comfortable
outdoor shower was great nights were cool so we didn't need air conditioning but it worked fine
the cottage is super cute very comfortable
room and bed were comfy and we will definitely stay again
everything was very clean and comfortable
bed is comfortable and everything is clean
the studio is very cosy sparkling clean and the bed is very comfortable
andria’s place was clean and convenient for someone coming to the sandbridge virginia beach area
the home is clean and well stocked
the host was accommodating and helpful
andrea and parks were such gracious hosts
the hosts were awesome and would highly recommend
andria and jacks were gracious hosts
our hosts were gracious and added some welcoming extras
great location near the beach
great location to the beach
the location was central to so many exciting options
the location is good just a short walk to get to the beach
great spot close to the beach
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6. Oceanfront condo with a private balcony (from USD 203)

Upon checking into this luxury vacation rental in Sandbringe, Virginia, you’ll feel as if you have arrived at a beachfront resort! The apartment is beautifully decorated and pristinely clean. There’s a private balcony where you can overlook the ocean from the fourth floor and catch some amazing sunrises and sunsets. The condo has room for six guests in its two bedrooms, and all of the comforts you need for a relaxing stay. Right downstairs, guests have access to a large pool area with hot tubs, lounge chairs, and grills for barbecuing.

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Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States
210 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE CONDO 2 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
pools were great too
easy access to the beach and great view comfortable space
the condo location breathtaking view of ocean decor comfortable furnishings value ease of communication and check-in are easily five-star
the rooms were very nice the sizes were nice the beds were comfortable and it had extra linens
pool and bar area were enjoyable
condo was clean and well decorated easy check in exactly what the pictures show
lovely property clean nicely decorated and furnished with everything you could need
if you would like an nice and clean condo this is the one to be at
pretty condo clean and right next to the beach
beautiful well appointed clean and great location
great host and very nice property
randy was a very great host
great place and very responsive host
hosts were easy to contact with quick response time would definitely rent again
hosts were super quick and responsive to questions and helpful when we accidentally left some belongings behind
the location was absolutely perfect
beautiful place in the perfect location
this place is in an amazing location just a short walk to the waves
beautiful spacious condo in a great location
we recommand this unit and location without a doubt
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7. Lovely suite located on the shores of Back Bay (from USD 265)

If you’re looking for a quieter waterfront atmosphere than you might find next to the beach, this is the place to stay in Sandbridge, Virginia. This one-bedroom suite is located on the lowest level of the host’s home and has its own private entryway. Guests also have their own porch, which is the perfect place to sit and watch the sun go down over the water. Back Bay is a great place to canoe, kayak, or paddleboard on calm waters, so be sure to check out some of the rentals in the area and spend an afternoon on the water.

Stayed at this property?
Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States
156 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Private room in guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room is perfect beautiful view of the bay chairs and towels for the beach
small touches in the room such as water coffee and cocoa were pleasant surprises
the bed was very comfortable i slept well the atmosphere was very peaceful and the views were beautiful
the room was impeccable close to the beach and had stunning views
our room was comfortable with all of the promised perks - a fridge microwave grill
clean lovely room as advertised
very clean and well maintained
the place was very clean and welcoming
the place was clean when we got there
it was very clean and water in the fridge was a plus
sol was a very good host
sol was a great host
sol is an amazing host
sol is a kind and generous host
sol and bill are wonderful hosts
location is super
the location was awesome
great room and easy location to beach
the location is peaceful and quiet
the house was beautiful and in a perfect location very close to the beach
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8. Spacious beach house with a dock (from USD 595)

If you happen to be traveling to Sandbridge in a large group, this is the beach house for you! This roomy rental has 5 bedrooms that can host up to 15 guests, so you can bring the extended family or friends along. Inside, this open-concept home has soaring ceilings and huge windows to let in the sunshine. There are several spacious living areas where the group can gather and enjoy each other’s company. Outside, there is a screened-in porch where you can enjoy a meal or take in the sunsets. The home also has its own small dock and beach on the bay, complete with a couple of kayaks that you can take out on the water.

Stayed at this property?
Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States
57 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 10 Beds 13 Guests 5 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 13

Top guest reviews
our host was very responsive when contacted
we loved your home so much and you were very special and accommodating
the house and location are great
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9. Luxurious oasis with a swimming pool (from USD 980)

With 6 bedrooms that can accommodate up to 16 guests in total, this is a great place to bring together all of your loved ones. The home has an open-concept design, so you’ll be able to relax together while cooking dinner or hanging out in the living room. There is a great backyard with a private pool and a patio with tables and chairs. You can also sit on the wraparound second-floor deck for views over the Whiskey Creek. Explore the creek on the complimentary kayaks or paddleboards, or by fishing with the poles that the host provides to guests.

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Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States
91 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 11 Beds 16 Guests 6 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 16

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
plus a great deck overlooking the water and swimming pool
the patio with a large table and the really big deck with another large table were great
the rooms worked out incredibly well
the house is big clean and very comfortable
and extremely clean with modern appliances and decor
the house was perfect it was very pretty super clean and organized really well
they welcome you in to a very clean and cheerful atmosphere and with no worries except food
the house is beautiful and clean and there are so many “extras” that made the week easy and fun
the hosts are great
the hosts were great to work with
gracious hosts who truly know how to make their guests feel special
wonderful stay i came with my staff for a work retreat
host are very helpful and friendly we had a great time very recommended
this location and house is fantastic
the house is perfectly located in a quiet neighborhood on the bay walking distance from the beach
the house is in the perfect location
great location - close to the beach right on the bay pool in the yard is super convenient
it was an ideal location for our family members who came from idaho virginia pennsylvania and denmark
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10. Luxurious mobile home in a resort setting

Looking at the pictures of this rental, it’s hard to believe that they are from a mobile home and not a charming beach cottage! The interior of this RV is spacious, bright, and beautifully decorated. There are two bedrooms that can accommodate up to four guests. The rental has a small kitchen and dining area, as well as a covered porch where you can enjoy the ocean breeze. The trailer is located in a resort setting with two pools, a gym, tennis courts, and a playground. All of this is just a short walk to the beach as well as several restaurants.

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Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States
29 reviews  
Tiny house 4 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
laura even had fresh flowers on the table for us
my kids enjoyed some quiet time before bed in their own sleeping areas
the home was spotless cozy and relaxing we were greated with fresh flowers on the table
place is tranquil and clean
it very easily sleeps 6 and was very clean
the rv is basic/well worn but clean comfortable and peaceful
laura's house was very clean and had everything we needed for a nice family getaway
it was very welcoming clean and spacious with a happy “island feel”
laura is a great host
our host laura was very helpful and was quick to answer any questions we had
laura is a wonderful host and was very responsive
laura was very helpful and responded very quick to any questions we had
laura was an excellent host and very attentive and helpful
great location close to the beach
the location and neighborhood are perfect
our family of 5 had a wonderful stay great location only a 5 minute walk to the beach
the location is quiet and the neighbors are nice
we loved our stay at laura’s cute little place
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11. Cozy trailer with its own private pier

Don’t let the fact that this rental is a trailer home fool you: the trailer is spacious, has more amenities than you could imagine, and is located on a resort property with lots of activities! This cute trailer features two bedrooms that can accommodate up to four guests. Cook inside in the full kitchen or barbecue outside on the brand-new grill. There is a porch that can be covered with convertible screens, if you need to keep the bugs away at night. The trailer has its own private pier where you can fish, launch a kayak, or even try out the stand-up paddleboard!

Stayed at this property?
Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States
85 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire residential home 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
kid friendly lots to do beautiful views very comfortable
dana is very communicative and keeps her place exceptionally clean
the trailer was very clean
the place was just as described and very clean
super clean easy to communicate with dana we loved the beautiful sandbridge and back bay wildlife refuge areas
the owner is very helpful as well
host was helpful and easy to communicate with
the house had all of the essentials- owners thought of everything hope to return one day
a good value and location in sandbridge
the location is perfect as well
the location is right on the water and very comfortable
you are walking distance to the beach and a nice local seafood restaurant
awesome little place in a great location with plenty of fun stuff to do
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12. Private apartment with direct beach access

This cozy apartment is just one street away from the beach, so all you need to bring are your beach towels to enjoy a day in the surf and sand. You will wake up to stunning ocean views from the deck, which is located on the second floor of the building and has panoramic views. This three-bedroom apartment has room for up to seven guests and it is complete with all of the amenities you need to feel right at home.

Stayed at this property?
Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States
124 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 4 Beds 5 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
tv’s and wifi were perfect
nice newly renovated kitchen great new ac unit in a classic beach house
there are 3 spacious rooms a nice kitchen and amazing outdoor/deck space
the beds were comfortable and the rooms are huge the view is simply amazing
good basic beach house with hilariously decorated rooms and a plush l-couch for group puzzling
it was clean and spacious
the rooms themselves seemed fairly clean bedding towels etc
she had towels for us prepared and the condo was clean when we arrived
i loved not having to bring and clean sheets and bath towels
:) quiet clean and cozy
host was very responsive
ana is a wonderful host
the host is responsive unobtrusive and wonderful at communicating
anne was very welcoming and a great host
host was very friendly and went out of her way to convenience everyone
awesome location 2 minute walk to the water
great location at a wonderful price
truly an awesome location
the location is super convenient for walking to the beach
great location very convenient to the beach
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Escape to this peaceful beach getaway

Sandbridge has all of the same great amenities as Virginia Beach, but its easygoing atmosphere makes it a much more relaxing place to vacation. The sandy beaches are pristine and have few crowds. There are plenty of wonderful shopping and dining options to choose from. You’ll also be close to several nature preserves: Back Bay Wildlife Refuge and False Cape State Park, which is so well-protected that it is only accessible on foot, bike, or boat! Best of all, if you want an exciting day or night out in downtown Virginia Beach, it is only a 20-minute drive away, so you can be back in your quiet Sandbridge rental as soon as you’ve had your fill.

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