12 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Scranton, Pennsylvania - Updated 2024

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The sixth-largest city in Pennsylvania, Scranton is the geographical and cultural centre of the Lackawanna River Valley. Majority of Scranton’s attractions, such as Anthracite Museum, Steamtown National Historic Site and Electric City Trolley Museum, pay tribute to its heritage as an industrial city and its diverse ethnicity. Not to mention, Scranton is also a popular spot to visit as it hosts La Festa Italiana, a three-day Italian festival since the 1970s. This culture-rich city is also a great place to visit during winter as the Montage Mountain transforms into a popular spot for skiing, snowboarding, tubing and many more. Foodies will also have a ton of amazing restaurants to explore here. And most importantly, the party scene in Scranton is unique, where the streets throng with both tourists and residents! So, before you start planning for your adventure, here are some of the best Airbnb vacation rentals in Scranton, Pennsylvania.

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. Stylish suite close to Nay Aug Park (from USD 95)

For those visiting Scranton, Pennsylvania, this rental invites you to a cosy stay with its plush linens, bathtub, and airy living room. It features a fully equipped kitchen which is perfect if you’re fond of preparing gastronomic delights. It also has a private patio where you can hang out and get some fresh air.

For entertainment, you can watch your favourite shows on its 58-inch TV or browse the internet with WiFi provided. If you have a car, you can use its free parking space for your convenience. And if you intend to stay here for a month or longer, you are allowed to do so.

Stayed at this property?
Scranton, Pennsylvania, United States
253 meters (0.2 ft) from Nay Aug Park
132 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we cooked our breakfast and enjoyed it on the private balcony with the views
must visit for any the office fan felt surreal being here
i am not an office fan but the decor was charming and tidy
elizabeth’s place is perfect great for any office fan
must experience this airbnb if you’re a fan of the office
a very clean and comfortable place with everything you could ask for
her place is extremly clean
great experience wonderful apartment quiet clean and comfortable
it was very neat and clean
the entire property was clean well put together and very accommodating
elizabeth is a wonderful host
the host was easy to contact and willing to work with us in any manner
the host is super sweet and we’ll definitely be back
owner was very easy to communicate with and easily able to accommodate
elizabeth was very accommodating responsive and a great host all-around
close to beautiful nay aug park a great coffeehouse and nice italian restaurant
everything you needed was there and location was ideal for all things the office
super close to the park and everything else you need to get to
the location was ideal as we were attending a function at ney ag park
walkability to blackwatch cafe in nay aug park is also a huge plus
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2. Cosy abode with garden views (from USD 185)

Perfect for four, this quaint suite offers an alluring view of its lush gardens. It offers in-room amenities such as a washer, a dryer, a refrigerator, and a microwave. For business travellers, there is also a designated workspace where you can work remotely.

It has an expansive deck where you can gaze upon the neighbourhood. You can also grill some hamburgers with its barbecue facilities. If you want to have some adventure, pay a visit to the Steamtown National Historic Site. You can also witness wildlife thriving in the city at the Electric City Aquarium and Reptile Den.

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Scranton, Pennsylvania, United States
970 meters (0.7 ft) from Nay Aug Park
37 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the place was great; it was big and comfortable
their place is beautiful always clean and always has everything i need
esther is beyond an amazing host
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3. Secluded apartment offering privacy (from USD 72)

Located in the East Mountain area of Scranton, the apartment is situated in a secluded neighbourhood and is surrounded by giant pine trees, giving off a relaxing vibe. This modern home also has a giant lawn where you can relax and rejuvenate. Despite its secluded surroundings, the apartment is strategically located near many attractions, including a concert area, where you can experience the vibrant city life as well!

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Scranton, Pennsylvania, United States
1.99 km (1.3 mi) from Nay Aug Park
217 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we especially enjoyed having coffee at the little patio table overlooking the back garden
the bed is comfortable and we loved the local coffee in the morning
clean great coffee and tea very comfortable bead
chala’s space is so cozy and beautiful decorated i had an amazing weekend there
we loved the hot shower with lots of water pressure and a comfortable bed
very clean and safe area
the space was very clean (spotless) nicely decorated and quiet
the space was very clean and quaint
the space is clean stylish convenient and cozy
the space was extremely clean and was very comfortable
chala was a great host
host was very responsive and thoughtful
our hosts were the absolute best very accommodating and friendly
thank you chala for being an amazing host
chala was a wonderful host with a great space
really cute quiet and central spot
great little spot close to everything you need
this location is quiet and peaceful
cozy apartment and great location
located in a nice quiet neighborhood too
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4. Remodelled home near downtown Scranton

Only a short walk to downtown Scranton, this cosy, newly remodelled home is an amazing place for both business and pleasure travellers. It is situated near the shopping and dining area, making it more accessible. Despite its unassuming interior, the home is fully equipped and has a new smart television and high-speed WiFi installed. It is also located in a quiet neighbourhood, so if you are on a business trip or school exchange, you can be sure of a zero-disturbance environment and can complete your work without much ado.

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Scranton, Pennsylvania, United States
3.77 km (2.4 mi) from Nay Aug Park
162 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
PRIVATE ROOM IN HOME 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it was a bit warm but they provided a high quality fan for comfort
great room with lovely details
i can't get over the friendly welcome on our door and the nice touches throughout the room
very clean and comfortable room
julio’s place was very clean and inviting
very responsive clean and accommodating
the place was very clean and the bed was comfortable
everything was clean and we appreciated being able to cook and eat there as well
julio was an excellent host
he is a very gracious host
julio and erin are gracious hosts
julio is kind down to earth and great host
he is a super host and he and erin made us feel very welcome
it’s wonderful place very close to downtown
this is an ideal place to stay for those traveling alone
close to the skii resort and it’s definitely well priced for one room
good place for the money
julio's place was a perfect location right off the highway for a place to stay for the night
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5. Charming apartment with a backyard garden (from USD 90)

This is a lovely apartment with plenty of restaurants and bars just around the corner. It is also a great place to stay if you are a fan of films and photography as the interior is decorated with plenty of photographs. These are an awesome collection of the work of the owner and his grandfather. There is also a backyard garden where you can spend a relaxing afternoon. Aesthetically pleasing, calming and convenient, this apartment makes a restful spot for a weekend retreat with your loved one! Book now to enjoy a getaway soon!

Stayed at this property?
Scranton, Pennsylvania, United States
2.98 km (1.9 mi) from Nay Aug Park
209 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we only needed it for a night but the air conditioner worked great and was quiet
it was quiet and cozy and the neighborhood has good coffee cafes etc
wi-fi was good and we were able to watch stuff on our laptop
we would definitely stay again the place is charming and cozy with a comfortable bed and chairs
the apt was wonderful and had such a creative vibe
beautiful and clean clean clean
nice clean unit to stay in
place was cozy clean and nice
rob's place is clean comfortable and absolutely charming
the apartment was clean
rob was very helpful and answered our questions quickly which is always amazing
he's a great host
rob was a great host very responsive and gave us our privacy
rob the host is very responsive and friendly
rob is super host - friendly and helpful when i had some questions
location is awesome
great location and worth the stay
the neighborhood is quiet but downtown is easily accessible
it was a cute place in a really nice neighborhood
love the garden and location to great food
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6. Unique country-style apartment for two (from USD 69)

Decked in unconventional colours such as green, orange and pink, this apartment is located just five minutes away from the downtown area. It takes on a rustic and country vibe that reflects in the interiors, which is perfect for those who are looking for cabins in Scranton. There is also a mini garden and seating area right outside the house, as well as an electric barbeque grill for a small party if you please.

The apartment is also located near the Steamtown historical site and plenty of shopping and dining establishments. Water parks are also situated a five-minute walk away.

Stayed at this property?
Scranton, Pennsylvania, United States
1.05 km (0.7 mi) from Nay Aug Park
673 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
although the space can sleep 3 with a converted couch it wasn’t very comfortable to sleep
clean and good communication about parking
very clean and bed was so comfortable
very clean with lots of little treats
the place was adorable clean and relaxing
great clean spot with a cool patio area
the host is responsive
great host and excellent accomodations
very helpful host
cari is an amazing host
would definitely recommend this home and host
good location close to scranton university
great location in scranton
cute quirky kitschy place in a great location
it is super close to the downtown
cari’s place is super well situated if you need to get near the university but can’t stay downtown
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7. Minimalistic home with a nordic vibe (from USD 90)

Located in Green Ridge, this beautiful two-bedroom apartment is situated near a local coffee shop, yoga studio and shopping districts. Newly renovated, you can look forward to this clean and fully equipped apartment, which makes for an amazing and calming retreat to book. It is also near Montage Mountain Resorts, making it a convenient spot during the winter days as the Montage Mountains transform into a skiing site.

Stayed at this property?
Scranton, Pennsylvania, United States
3.25 km (2.1 mi) from Nay Aug Park
143 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfiest beds sweet space easy access/parking/check-in
beds and bedding were fantastic and made for a great nights sleep
beds and pillows were supremely comfortable
beautiful little place - beds were very comfortable and esther made sure we were comfortable
nice little gem beautiful renovation and some of the most comfortable beds we’ve ever slept in
the apartment was clean and cozy
it was very clean and had some style
it was clean and well outfitted
everything was very clean and esther was really kind to us
the bathroom and kitchen were sparkling clean and the beds were comfortable
host is very responsive
she was responsive kind and very helpful
her super host designation is well deserved
esther was a most gracious of hosts
always responsive if and when we had questions pertaining to the home and or area
great location and great price
great places to eat near by
this was such a charming and cute place
great location and very good tips about the local area
other than that best airbnb i stayed at it was 10 minutes to all the food place
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8. Quirky art studio with a view (from USD 72)

If you are looking for a place to stay with a 1970s theme, this Airbnb in Pennsylvania is the right fit for you. A lovely rustic art studio transformed into an apartment, this home is filled with murals hanging at every corner of the place, giving it a unique character.

Despite its rustic interior, the apartment also comes with a lush backyard and a small pond, providing a country vibe and a peaceful view. A one-of-a-kind location - peaceful neighbourhood and a short distance to downtown - this apartment is definitely a value-for-money accommodation.

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Scranton, Pennsylvania, United States
2.02 km (1.3 mi) from Nay Aug Park
67 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 1 Guest 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 1

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it's very roomy the bed is comfortable and it's quiet
the space is clean and simple
nina was a lovely host
nina is an awesome host
nina was a very gracious host and was very accommodating
nina was super kind and friendly
nina is undoubtedly a talented artist and kind person
the location is convenient enough to downtown parking was easy
this is a very unique and cute place
i am very glad i chose her place and would definitely come back
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9. Cosy loft for dog lovers (from USD 58)

If you are an avid dog lover, this loft is for you! This is a lovely and modern townhome that sleeps up to two guests. The hosts are also owners of two toy poodles which they would gladly bring over upon request. The property is also located close to many attractions such as Scranton U, Viewmount Mall, Montage Mountain and the dining districts. It is definitely a comfortable and convenient accommodation!

Stayed at this property?
Scranton, Pennsylvania, United States
5.25 km (3.3 mi) from Nay Aug Park
469 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Private room in townhouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
extra-comfortable bed and lots of extra amenities made for a true home-away-from-home airbnb experience which we love
private bathroom nice upstairs small living space to watch tv etc
the room is perfect size with a comfortable queen bed
nice to have water and snacks in the room
bed was super comfy
very clean and the bed is amazing
comfortable and sparkling clean space
clean comfortable cozy space and very quiet
the place is clean and quiet
dawn’s place was clean welcoming
dawn and roger are wonderful hosts
dawn and roger are very welcoming and friendly people
dawn is an amazing host
dawn is an amazing host
these amazing hosts accomodated a very late check in and early departure
great place cute pups comfy bed
her place is located near a beautiful park which we enjoyed during our stay to picnic and hike
easy off street parking is another plus
dawns place is beautiful and close to downtown scranton but on a quiet and safe street
the directions for location and arrival were perfect
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10. Strategically located home with a modern interior

A modern home located in a quiet and convenient neighbourhood, this apartment is perfect for those who are looking to go on an adventure in Scranton with plenty of attractions such as Saint Anne’s Novena Festival, Viewmont Mall Steamtown Mall and Montage Mountain Waterpark situated just around the corner. The neighbourhood also holds plenty of other festivals like Hemp Festival and St. Patrick’s Day parade, so to all the avid lovers of festivals, you definitely should not give this place a miss!

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Scranton, Pennsylvania, United States
3.89 km (2.5 mi) from Nay Aug Park
6 reviews  
Entire house 3 Beds 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
cindy's place was very comfortable and clean
clean and comfortable insideno yard access parking on street only
cindy and her husband are excellent hosts
great space very comfortable clean and the hosts were readily available for any questions i had
great place to stay great location and host had good tips for things to do in the area
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11. Ageless apartment with fire pit

Cosy home with a patio, huge yard and fire pit, this apartment is just 5 minutes from downtown and 10 minutes to Montage Mountain Resort. At the resort, you can spend the day skiing during the winter, or enjoy an adventure-filled day at the water park during the summer! Not to mention, there is also a walking trail nearby where you can immerse in the beauty of nature. The home also has 60-inch flat-screen satellite television, high-speed internet, and firepit and grills for stay-at-home days.

Stayed at this property?
Scranton, Pennsylvania, United States
3.94 km (2.5 mi) from Nay Aug Park
229 reviews  
Entire loft 4 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
ac worked great as well as ceiling and box fans to circulate the air
neat sitting room with comfortable furniture and very comfortable bed
i was a huge fan of the decor and color schemes; it was creatively decorated
we stayed in early october which was perfect with windows open and ceiling fan
bed super comfy and sofa bed not so much for our adult son :-)
it was clean and cozy
it was very clean and warm
the apartment was very clean & cozy
the place was clean and comfortable
super clean and well managed
john was helpful and also a wonderful host
host kindly greeted us when we arrived and showed us the place
owners are a friendly family
great host and a stylish place
hosts were good at communicating with me
good location and private apartment
close to highway and nice place
quiet neighborhood but still pretty close to montage mountain
very convenient amazing location nice price comfy bed
super cute place highly recommend
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12. Vintage home located near attractions

A cosy vintage home located at downtown Scranton, this apartment can sleep up to two guests, making it a perfect stay for couples or a solo traveller. It is also situated near Nay Aug Park, local ski lodges and shopping district - a convenient place for all. This place is a simple accommodation, with a fully equipped kitchen, coffee maker and extra pillows and blankets! So, if you are looking for a straightforward, budget-friendly place, this is the one for you.

Stayed at this property?
Scranton, Pennsylvania, United States
705 meters (0.5 ft) from Nay Aug Park
40 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the theme and decor around the apartment were amazing as well
lovely location in scranton just blocks away from nay aug park
dominique's place was in a great location
we also had our german shepherd with us so being close to the nay aug park was perfect
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An amazing destination - Scranton

Offering a lot of fun-filled things to do, Scranton is definitely a spot that suits everyone as they have something for anyone. The welcoming ambience also makes the city a home away from home! So, make sure to add this beautiful city to your bucket list and pin this article for future reference!

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