Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Shelton, Washington - Updated 2023


Located in the westernmost region of Puget Sound, Shelton offers a wide range of outdoor activities to its visitors. Since it is close to the Olympic Peninsula, this city is home to several salt and freshwater lakes that can be used for enjoying activities such as fishing, boating, and so on. That’s not all, the nearby Olympic National Parks & Forest is also perfect for hiking enthusiasts with its numerous trails. There is no shortage of places to see or things to do here. A comfortable stay can easily make your trip more memorable. Therefore, we have listed some of the best Airbnb vacation rentals in Shelton, Washington. Check them out, choose suitable accommodation, and have an amazing vacation in Shelton.

1. Studio apartment with Mount Rainier views (from USD 80)

Stay in a studio apartment that can be accessed privately via external stairs and sufficient parking space. This studio apartment is located two minutes from Shelton and offers amazing views of Mount Rainier. The apartment is located near a lake and has access to a private well so you won’t run out of activities or clean drinking water over here. Also, the house is quite spacious, with a vaulted ceiling and is brightened up with natural light, and has a calm and relaxing interior. This vacation rental is perfect for couples and small families.

Private Apt with great views & close to town!
Shelton, Washington, United States
245 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 3 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
cozy and welcoming apartment with amazing views and amenities
very nice little apartment with a fantastic sunrise view over the canal
we loved using the waffle iron pancake griddle and bananagrams game
totally setup with coffee snacks (shelled pistachois a super hit)kitchen and bath
the kitchen is excellent and the views are awesome
very clean modern and comfy
this place is very clean and new
you can expect a very clean and quite place
it was very clean and had all you need for a stay
a relaxing atmosphere with a sparkling clean kitchen and bathroom
the hosts were very responsive and thoughtful
hosts are friendly and available when needed
telissa is such a kind and gracious host
she was very responsive by text
telissa was very generous and accommodating
telissa’s place is located at a beautiful spot
great location cute place like that our pet was welcome
it was the perfect place to land after long work days
we loved this place great view and close to town
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2. Private room in a rustic and vintage farm (from USD 42)

Enjoy a lovely stay on a farm that is located near several recreational destinations such as Lake Cushman, Ruby Beach, Lake Quinalt, The Olympic Rain Forest, and a lot more. The farm was built in 1896 and a second section was set up in 1997. It offers a charming, rustic feel to its guests. You stay in one of the three rooms available on the farmhouse with a comfortable single bed or twin floor mattresses, microwave oven, refrigerator, and window air conditioner. You can use the shared bathroom, kitchen, barbecue, and laundry room in the house. Moreover, you can lend a hand on the farm activities or just enjoy a relaxing walk beside the pond. This vacation rental is perfect for couples.

Farm visit as you're passing through
Shelton, Washington, United States
83 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in farm stay 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
love the place perfect amount of room for us
rhonda welcomed us into her home right away and made our first air bnb experience memorable and comfortable
my room was small but very clean and comfortable
our room was clean and cozy and we had eggs and toast for breakfast
rhonda was a great host
rhonda is a great host she was helpful and made me feel at home
the host family was polite and quite gracious
lovely home very friendly host and family beautiful setting
rhonda was an excellent host
amazing value and beautiful location
perfect place for animal lovers
great spot if you are in the area for racing room for a trailer to park
rhonda's place is really beautiful and its a great spot to unwind from the city life
this place is a bit off the beaten track but well worth every mile
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3. Minimalistic cottage outside city limits (from USD 76)

This peaceful and quiet cottage is located just outside Shelton city limits and is around 20 minutes from Olympia. The cottage consists of three bedrooms and one bathroom and can easily accommodate five guests at a time, making it perfect for both friends and families to stay. The house has a simple decor and the white interior lends it a calming vibe. There is also a sunroof in the kitchen from where you can enjoy the animals in the spacious backyard. You can also head out to the backyard to explore the area or enjoy a warm fire in the fire pit at night.

Peaceful Cottage Close to Amenities
Shelton, Washington, United States
101 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 3 Beds 5 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beds very comfortable brand new mattresses
it was spotless and very nicely appointed
very clean and great communication from the hosts
beautiful place spotless clean v private great hosts
it was quiet and clean
it was clean and welcoming and practical
great place great host and a great value
great location and so many nice touches including a handwritten thank you note from the host
great location and excellent value
quiet and serene location - ideal for families
mollie and eli's place was amazing and located perfectly for what we needed
rainier national parks so this was a great location for us
this is a completely comfortable spacious house in a very quiet and peaceful spot
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4. Private room in a ranch-style home (from USD 44)

Choose to stay in a private room in a ranch-style home that is located close to Shelton downtown and is perfect for couples, solo travelers, business travelers, and families. This vacation rental also has a ramp leading to the front door making it handicap accessible too. From here, you can visit the historic city or go on one of the many hiking trails around here. You have access to the kitchen where you can cook your own meals and can also relax in the living room. There are several games and movies available at the house to keep you occupied too.

Nothing Fancy - Sunrise Rm-Queen bed
Shelton, Washington, United States
115 reviews  Wifi Available
Private room in bungalow 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room was nice and comfortable for our one night stay
i was only there to sleep and got great sleep in the comfy room
clean pleasant and healthy home environment
the space was clean and cozy
very clean comfortable room to stay in
very clean and private for a room with a shared bathroom
its very clean and very cute
host family is wonderful
hosts were very welcoming
barbara and woody were great host
they are exceptionally kind and friendly and made us feel very welcome in their home
barb and woody were amazing hosts
good location near bus lines
the location was perfect for our needs
great location to explore the olympic peninsula and hood canal
it's an ideal location if you are traveling to shelton for work or event
great conveniently located airbnb if you’re visiting olympic national park
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5. Secluded two-story house perfect for hikers (from USD 85)

This 2-story house with 2 bedrooms is just a 15-minute drive away from Olympic National Park and Forest, making it the perfect base for hikers and adventurers. The wooden house offers a gorgeous view of the Hood Canal and has an outside rinse tank and line for your scuba diving gear. The house can accommodate five guests at a time so it is perfect for couples, families, and friends and offers a cozy, antique vibe with an antique kitchen. There is also a large front yard, covered smoking area, and an artesian well for sweet, clean drinking water.

Cozy Hood Canal Getaway
Shelton, Washington, United States
265 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 3 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
leather couch has been added- very comfortable
like your own 2 bedroom apartment
spacious place that had everything i needed to be comfortable
very clean with many personal touches to make your stay great
the place was incredibly clean and well furnished
it is comfortable and clean
awesome place to stay very quiet relaxing very clean and comfortable
linda’s place was awesome very clean comfortable and well-equipped
linda is a wonderful host
linda was so incredibly helpful
linda and mark are wonderful hosts
linda and mark are wonderful hosts and extremely knowledgeable about the area
they were very helpful and shared lots of local tips
the location is perfect
located in a good location right next to the hood canal
great location for hikes and nearby food
it’s perfect location for all things hoodsport
great location and spacious yard and surroundings
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6. Gorgeous log house on Harstine Island (from USD 92)

This private wooded property on Harstine Island with one bedroom is perfect for solo travelers or couples. The house is beautifully decorated and has a front and a back deck with patio to relax and take in the quiet surroundings. The entire place is cleaned meticulously and offers essentials including TV, WiFi, toiletries, etc. The property is away from the city noise and is great for enjoying a walk in the woods. And most importantly, they have a gourmet kitchen here where you can make your own meals and you can enjoy tea, coffee, breakfast, etc., provided by the host.

Island Chalet in Forest, Gourmet Kitchen 1 bd/1 ba
Shelton, Washington, United States
157 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
amazing amenities and a beautiful cozy house
fully stocked kitchen tons of amenities and free food/beverages lot's of thoughtful touches
lori was very responsive and her well-stocked kitchen allowed us to prepare our own meals very easily
lori is very generous and a great host with fully stocked kitchen and great amenities
we loved the full gourmet kitchen and had everything we needed to make multiple meals during our stay
very clean and a special place
beautiful scenic and very clean
lori’s place was super clean and very comfortable
lori’s place is very clean and very well appointed
place was very clean and well stocked with kitchen and bathroom necessities
lori is a great host who went above and beyond
lori is a great host responds really fast and she is very thoughtful
lori was a great host always responding quickly with all communication
wonderful place for a get away with everything you may need
this is perfect place to go for any get away
perfect place to get away from the world very comfortable too
her place is very relaxing and in close proximity to two state parks
her house is in a beautiful location we had a great time staying there for two nights
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7. Forest camping in Melaney Creek Farm (from USD 45)

This camping site in Melaney Creek Fark is great for adventure enthusiasts as there is a lot to explore here. You can bring your own camping supplies to spend the night here and can forage for firewood around the area. There are several hiking trails here through the forest and fields that one can undertake for recreation. You will find a picnic table, a water tank, and a portable toilet at the campsite. This campsite is also close to several lakeside restaurants, convenient stores, etc. There is good cellular service available here as well.

Cascara, 124 Acre Farm/Wetlands/Forest Camping
Shelton, Washington, United States
30 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Campsite 0 Beds 5 Guests 0 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
our campsite was perfect large clean and very private
our host made the perfect combination of attentiveness while letting us enjoy our privacy
beautiful area nice hosts
great place and lovely hosts
hosts are so extremely friendly and helpful and seem to be always working on little improvements
it was a beautiful location
great place to get away
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8. Modern home with a hot tub and swimming pool (from USD 212)

Relax in a room in a modern home that is fully equipped and offers a swimming pool and a hot tub. This modern home is perfect for couples and features two swinging french doors that give way to a covered patio. The house is equipped with all the essentials and is a waterfront property on an island so you will be able to enjoy your stay in peace and quietude here. That’s not all, the property offers gorgeous views of the Olympic mountains and there are lots of things to do around so, you won’t get bored too.

Waterfront island home 30 yards from marina/store
Shelton, Washington, United States
131 reviews  Wifi Available
Island 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the environment including air conditioning was very pleasant
the views are supreme from the hot tub and kitchen
the couch and bed were both very nice and extremely comfortable
great view from the pool and hot tub
the view is incredible and the interior of the home is comfortable and stylish
everything was very clean and tidy
the space was impeccably clean warm and inviting
the house is clean and comfortable
there is an immaculately clean grill as well
you have a unique private place that is clean and comfortable
awesome place super host is an understatement peter is an excellent and amazing host
peter as our host went above and beyond to make my birthday very special
great and informative welcome by peter to his wonderful home
sincere thanks to the host and to airbnb to make this possible
pete is wonderful host whose hospitality made us feel like we were staying with an old friend
location is beautiful inside and out
absolutely gorgeous property and location
beautiful place to get away from citylife
beautiful spacious house stunning location
hot tub? check (very nice and warm) central heat? check
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9. Vintage loft with private beach access

This vintage room in a loft is perfect for couples and is quite economical as well. It includes an on-site full bath and shower and is located in the second story where you can enjoy a view of the Pickering Passage. Since it is made of wood, it offers a nice, comfortable feel to the guests. The room can be accessed via external stairs that ensure privacy. You can also head out to their farm or to the private beach that is 300 ft. (90 m) from the property and one can rent kayaks and boats here to spend an evening kayaking or fishing in the lake.

The Swiss
Shelton, Washington, United States
21 reviews
Entire loft 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
the host was very responsive to any questions that i had made sure that we felt welcome
the hosts were very friendly and accommodating
what a cool experience loved the hosts and the space highly recommend :)
all were very friendly and cute
quaint rustic location geared toward relaxation
this is a great location it is a hidden gem located right on the water
this place is great if you need to disconnect or just want to stay on a fun property
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10. Beach house with a private view of Oakland Bay

This private beach house has two bedrooms and can accommodate eight guests. Therefore, it is perfect for a group of friends, and families. There is a wrap-around deck where the guests can sit to enjoy the Oakland Bay view. Also, there are private stairs available to access the beach. One can easily head out for kayaking, fishing, or oyster gathering. The house is brightly lit with natural light and has a nice wooden exterior and a well-decorated interior as well. Overall, this is a great place to enjoy your vacation in Shelton.

Saltwater Pebble Beach House on the Water
Shelton, Washington, United States
54 reviews
Entire house 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the most breathtaking views very comfortable beds (and we’re picky)
gorgeous views fun beach to explore and a cozy wood-burning stove
spacious and very clean house
the cabin was very clean and comfortable and just as the listing described
the house had everything that we needed and was very clean and orderly
spacious clean and comfortable cabin in the trees just steps from the water
owner is very responsive and provides great service
hosts went above and beyond to make sure we had everything we needed
anne marie was a thoughtful and responsive host and we look forward to next time
anne marie is an extremely responsive host
this is a great location if you were into oysters- the beach is covered in them
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Indulge in outdoor activities in Shelton

Now that you have learned about the wonderful vacation rentals that you can find in Shelton, you can plan an epic trip here soon. Choose to camp in the woods or stay in a beachside chalet, go on the several hiking trails around here, take a swim in the lakes, and a lot more. A trip to Shelton in Washington is bound to be interesting, so make sure you choose the perfect accommodation for yourself here.

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