The city of Seattle, Washington is highly regarded by many who visit and those who live there as a truly verdant metropolis in the Pacific Northwest. Overlooking Puget Sound, Seattle offers up a vast amount of experiences that appeal to anyone, and that goes for their neighborhoods as well. There’s a good deal of visitors who opt to make their stay more memorable by taking advantage of the numerous places to rent for their vacation. Within this article, we take a look at ten of the best places for vacation rental through Airbnb in Seattle.
This vacation rental is an intimate oasis in the Beacon Hill district, and is set up to accommodate two guests. The house is set on a larger property but it has its own yard complete with an outdoor patio and hot tub amid a manicured garden. Inside, the guest cottage is decked out with tall ceilings and a loft space with a queen bed. There’s floor heating included in the amenities that are offered, a washer and dryer as well as a fully-equipped kitchen with its own bar.
SEATTLE LOFT GUEST HOUSE
This bungalow-style home is tucked away in the northern part of the Capitol Hill neighborhood and was actually first built in 1923. It’s a choice spot for those who want to get around by foot, with two main parks nearby as well as a bevy of hip spots and bistros in the Broadway area. The streetcar and the light rail transportation systems are also accessible after a short walk. The bungalow can host up to five people, with two bedrooms including one in a loft that’s accessible by a ladder. The interior decor is cheerful, with cherry wood floors and plush sofas. In addition, there’s a modern-style kitchen and a standard amenities package along with a courtyard for guests to enjoy outdoor time.
Quiet Capitol Hill Bungalow with LoftSeattle, Washington, United States
Those who have an eye for everything retro may delight in this vacation rental: an Airstream Flying Cloud camper that’s located in West Seattle less than 15 minutes from nearby Alki Beach. The camper is fixed up to hold about 4 guests and has a decor that takes influence from Southwestern motifs. The property also has a seating area for two people. There’s a fully equipped kitchen within with a French press set up, and the camper also has wireless Internet and a DVD player included with the other amenities.
Airstream West Seattle
Visitors who decide to make this the place to stay while in Seattle will find themselves in a preserved piece of the city’s history. The Canton Building Loft dates back to the city’s early days and is considered one of the older of Chinatown’s last original structures before it became Pioneer Square. It’s a spacious place that can hold three guests between two bedrooms, retaining much of the hardwood interior along with high ceilings. There’s the usual array of amenities offered by the host, and guests can also take advantage of being close by public transportation.
Canton Building Loft
This petite cottage is located behind a large house in the Ballard neighborhood and is a good vacation rental for couples. It’s fronted by a lovely garden that’s well-kept by the hosts and easy to get to by a private walkway. Inside, the space is neatly presented with French doors that can swing open on warm days in the kitchen and common area. The cottage comes with the standard package of amenities, and guests are able to get to downtown Seattle in under a half an hour.
Private Ballard Backyard Cottage with Natural LightSeattle, Washington, United States
Top guest reviewsthis cottage was amazing - private quiet a lovely garden view the bed was comfortable and firmthe cottage was super comfortable and impeccably clean with all the modern amenities you would needsuch a cozy stylish comfortable space that feels like a second home :-) great location and wonderful amenitiesthe bed is incredibly comfortablehighly recommended bev and grant's backyard studio apartment in ballard is flawlesssuper clean and cozygreat space very clean and tidycomfortable clean and very nice place to stayit was incredibly clean and cutethe cottage is clean and truly a sanctuary
Host:hosts were very responsiveshe is an amazing airbnb hostthe hosts are responsive and thoughtfulvery sweet hosts emailed me to check invery gracious hosts accommodating to the unforeseen friendly and professionalRead more reviewsthe neighborhood is really cool and close to everythinggreat space close to everythingwithin walking distance of some great restaurantsalso awesome location in the ballard neighborhood with easy access to groceries and bus routesnice place with a great location
This vacation rental is ideal for those looking for a rustic flair to the place they’re staying in once they arrive in Seattle. It’s located in the Capitol Hill neighborhood, known for its down-to-earth sensibility. Once guests walk through the bamboo garden at the front, they’ll note the simplicity of the cabin’s layout. There’s a sofa that can be pulled out into a bed and a bedroom upstairs. Barn 11 also has a full kitchen on hand along with free wireless Internet and is close by many of the restaurants and shops that make the neighborhood one of Seattle’s most visited.
Barn 11 : Walk to Downtown SeattleSeattle, Washington, United States
Top guest reviewsthe air conditioning unit worked great we were more than cool enough in the middle of augustclean and comfortable the barn has everything you need including kitchen amenities and wifibeautiful and cozy space in the heart of capitol hillaccommodation was clean and comfortable with all the amenities we neededsuper clean and homeyvery clean & safewell appointed clean and warmthe space itself was clean and comfortableclean and central
Host:david is wonderful hostexcellent service from the hostdavid is a wonderful hostowner and staff were greatthe staff were courteous and respectfulRead more reviewsthe location was idealthe location was great and it was very close to a metro stopthe location is amazing walking distance to a beautiful park and blocks and blocks of entertainmentperfect location to explore the citygreat location and very unique space
This condo apartment is all about giving guests a rich Seattle experience, primarily due to its location right in the downtown area at a short distance from the Space Needle complex. The space is in a modern building, and can accommodate up to six guests at a time with one bedroom and sofa beds in the common space. The apartment is neatly laid out with a soft atmosphere that’s as chic as it is chill. The package of amenities offered to guests include wireless Internet as well as bathroom essentials such as towels. The condo is great for groups of friends traveling as well as families.
Elegant Condo in Heart of SeattleSeattle, Washington, United States
Top guest reviewsa separate sleeping space kitchen and bathroom was perfectthe fan in the bathroom doesn't work which is good because it's covered in dirtcute little cafes on the corners for eating breakfast and morning coffeethe condo itself was very clean and comfortablevery clean apartment and quiet area toothe room is big and cleankumail's place was spacious and clean and his communication was greatbath was nice and clean except for the shower curtain which had pink mold all over it
Host:the host was responsive to questions and concernskamail is a great hostkumail was a great hosthe was super quick at responding back and was an amazing hostthank you for hosting usRead more reviewsclose to nice restaurants and heart of downtownlocation is great easy to walk to different areasgreat location walked everywhere and close to so many greats restaurantsit’s in a great location close to everythingthe location really made this place worthwhile
This sleek apartment is right in downtown Seattle near to the convention center in a high-rise building. The condo is spacious enough to accommodate up to five guests and was constructed with tranquility in mind, using the same quiet tech found in premium hotels. The aesthetic here is a polished one seen first in the lobby and brought more into focus once one steps inside. There’s a fully-stocked kitchen with a bar and a coffeemaker. As a bonus, there’s also a guest parking pass included in the amenities for those who may be renting a car during their stay as well as two roof decks that offer sweeping views of the downtown skyline.
Downtown Pike Place Market/Sea Conv. CntrSeattle, Washington, United States
Top guest reviewswe also made use of the sofa bed and foam mattress both of which were comfortablethe place does not have air conditioning but it was not a problem for usi was appreciative of the fact that coffee was provided as well as access to a full kitchenwe loved it here and were very lucky to have found mo’s place for a comfortable stayif you are young and don't mind walking it is a pretty centralized aptvery clean and comfortablecommunication was great and the place was cleanit was very clean and well keptconvenient and very cleanthe condo was super clean and updated
Host:the host was very nice and accommodatingmo is a great hosthost was quick to respond and gave wonderful tipsmoe was a great host and was always available to answer any questions we hadmo was a wonderful host and provided us with great food and sightseeing recommendationsRead more reviewsthe location is truly amazing and very centralgreat value and central locationmo's condo is located in a good locationlocation was nice most everything is within walking distance or a short ridegreat location for walking around town
This vacation rental is a private suite that’s geared for a cozy stay in a townhouse in the Beacon Hill neighborhood. Its location puts it less than fifteen minutes from the light rail and within a short distance from the downtown area. The place can host two guests in a luxurious bedroom replete with its own bathroom, and there’s a high emphasis on secure access. Guests staying here also have access to the roof deck and the garden during their stay.
Private Suite in Modern Home 2 miles from DowntownSeattle, Washington, United States
Top guest reviewsthe patio off the room and the roof deck are great for a respitecomfortable bed and amazing views from the roofthe suite is light and modern with a great bathroom and lovely patioalso the private patio outside the room is lovely and the roof top is stunningthe private room is nicely designed and the outdoor terrace was a great touchspace was incredibly clean and modernthe place was clean and stylishthe apartment was very clean comfortable and stylishthe room was clean cozy and nicely decoratedthe room was nice clean and modern
Host:hosts were kind and thoughtfulfriendly host and very accommodatingmarvelous hosts they were so accommodating and thoughtfulgreat host would definitely recommend to anyone visiting seattlejohnny was a welcoming gracious host who provided many extrasRead more reviewsthe location is perfecteasy walk to the links rail systemnot to mention the location was beautiful and the price was rightthe location is great being 10 minutes to the docks and stadiums and easy access to the freewaysthis was a very convenient location (extremely easy to get to international district/pioneer square/the market/downtown/capitol hill
Once a garage, this space has been converted into a tiny house and is nestled in a courtyard in the Ballard neighborhood. It can hold up to two guests, with a loft bedroom for comfort and a European-style bathroom. The interior style emphasizes comfort and openness throughout as seen with the doors that open from the living room out into the patio space. With regards to the amenities, there’s no TV but there is wireless Internet available as well as a free library that the host wants guests to make use of along with a BBQ grill on the patio.
"Little House" Living in BallardSeattle, Washington, United States
Top guest reviewsthe kitchen was stocked with coffee cereal milk and snacks which was a thoughtful touchinside the bed was comfy and there was a ton of natural lightif the bathroom has small hand wash sink and little mirror that will be perfectthere was a bunch of snacks on the kitchen counter which was a nice touchthe house is cozy and once u get use to the ladder it is greatthe airbnb was clean and cozyinside is impeccably clean and comfortableit was extremely clean and had everything we neededthis tiny house was great clean quiet and fun spaceit's clean cozy and has all the comfort you need during a stay
Host:lovely little house and amazing hostben is a great host and available for any questions or concernsthe host is available and helpfulben was a great host and answered questions promptlyben is a great hostRead more reviewslocation accommodations ideal for pleasure or businessideal location to explore ballardthis place is conveniently located within walking distance to all the great restaurants and shopping in ballardsuper cute & it’s in the perfect location in ballardvery nice bungalow home close to downtown and very close to other shopping/eating options
Postscript on picking the best Airbnb in Seattle
It’s not hard to come across some great Airbnb rentals when considering where to stay while in Seattle, Washington. A hearty communal spirit combined with a flair for the eclectic will steer some lookers to unique places. Whichever vacation rental that you may choose, you will definitely be in a place that will allow you to really absorb the best that the “Emerald City” has to offer.
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