With its delectable food, stunning nature and edgy neighbourhoods, Portland is truly a unique, weird, and lively city with plenty of unique things to do. You’ll love how easy it is to get around by walking or riding a bicycle. In fact, Portland was recently crowned the United States’ most bicycle-friendly city! Take a sip of a cold beer and make new friends, participate in the top festivals, or simply just marvel at the gorgeous natural attractions in one of USA’s greenest cities. The city welcomes you with open arms, so relax in this splendid city with a stay at one of these Airbnbs in Portland, OR, USA, for the perfect weekend getaway:
1. Urban garden studio best for couples and solo travellers
Chosen as one of Portland’s 10 best Airbnb rentals by Portland Monthly Magazine, this 1909-built home is reasonably priced and beautifully furnished, the perfect home away from home for solo travelers or couples. This one-room studio is just like a cozy cabin. Snuggle up and feel the fresh linens on your skin, marvel at the photographs that grace the clean crisp walls, and feel the warmth of the light shining through the wide glass windows. Soak your worries away in the claw-foot outdoor bathtub. Hot water is accessible, and bathrobes and soap are provided. Just 20 steps away from the secluded and private studio, guests are allowed to use this open-concept kitchen. It is vibrant and cheerful, a dream come true for any master chef. However, do note that the hosts are vegan, and would greatly appreciate it if no animal products are brought in. Play a few tunes on the piano, or enjoy the perfect scenery from the breakfast nook.
Urban Garden StudioPortland, Oregon, United States
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Amenities & Room:as far as the room the heater worked well and was not noisy which was greatdelicious raspberry bars for breakfastaccess to the kitchen/fridge was nice for making coffee and tea and storing some foodthe bathroom with luxurious tub was soothing and relaxingthe space was gorgeous and comfortable
Cleanliness:joelle and james’s private bungalow was comfty cozy clean and lovelythe studio and house were beautiful clean and cozythe studio is cozy and clean and the neighborhood is beautifultheir space is beautiful very clean and their attention to detail is to be admiredit was beautifully clean and comfortable and we had everything we needed
Host:they were simply great hostshighly recommend james & joelle as hostsjames and joelle were fantastic hostsjames and joelle were the most wonderful hostsjames and joelle were wonderful hosts and helped make us feel very at homeRead more reviews
Location:plus the location is greattheir location was super ideal we were able to walk to take public transportation to many placesthe location was safe and close to many great restaurants and cafesgreat location relaxing and unique place to staythe location is perfect - close to hawthorne and division but tucked away in a quiet neighborhood
2. Eco-friendly cabin with garden (from USD 147)
Feel right at home in this charming city cabin surrounded by leafy green plants, berries, and fruit trees. Located in the Mississippi / Williams neighbourhood, be sure to check out the wonderful restaurants, breweries, and artisan shops. Your bedroom is tastefully decorated with unique and interesting decor that gives the cabin a very inviting and welcoming vibe. The bathroom is spacious, and the soft wooden furnishings give it a comforting and natural feel. Be at one with nature amongst the lush and calming greenery of the back patio. Doesn’t this beautiful garden look like it is in the middle of a magical forest? The cabin glows at night, the fairy lights glimmering behind the backdrop of the leaves a beautiful and magical sight.
Guesthouse in Portland · ★4.96 · 1 bedroom · 1 bed · 1 bathPortland, Oregon, United States
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Amenities & Room:very nice and cozy backyard cottage with an amazingly comfy bedvery clean quiet reasonable amenities very responsive host excellent wi-fi and the location is beyond outstandingwe slept soundly in the comfortable bed and enjoyed the soft sheets and warm blanketsvery comfortable (and stylish ) space that's walking distance to a bunch of coffee food and bar optionsthe cottage is near so much yet a cozy and private retreat within a nicely landscaped backyard
Cleanliness:i really appreciated how clean the cabin wasclean comfy and has everything you needsmall cozy place in a nice neighborhood clean and nicely decorated as welltracy's place was perfect it was beautiful clean and peacefulvery clean cozy private and conveniently located
Host:gracious and pleasant hoststracy is an amazing hostkey pick up was easy and accommodatingabsolutely lovely hosts and a really inspiring spacethey are such kind respectful and gracious hostsRead more reviews
Location:it was located in such a great spot so close to many great eats and treatseven better is the locationthe location is amazing and a quick walk bike ride or uber to all the sightsgreat location good space and a thoughtful map with nearby recommendationsgreat little space good location comfy bed
3. Pearl District private suite (from USD 168)
Enter the heart of Portland’s downtown Pearl District. Walk to a myriad of attractions, including the Art Institute of Portland, Chinese Garden, Chinatown, and the Saturday Market. You’re also close to the Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall and Portland State University, which you can get to easily by car. Elegant, stylish, and airy, this Pearl District private suite is perfect for couples looking for both privacy and convenience. Doing work on vacation can be hard, that’s why we recommend you start cracking in this conducive space. Even though cooking is not allowed in this suite, feel free to help yourself to coffee and use the refrigerator and hot pot. Afraid there would be insufficient space to store your many outfits? Fear no more, for none of your outfits will be homeless in this luxurious suite. Relax in this lovely courtyard, the perfect location for chilling while sipping on some hot coffee or tea.
Guest suite in Portland · ★4.97 · 1 bedroom · 1 bed · 1 private bathPortland, Oregon, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:comfortable bed and amenitieswifi was fast and an apple tv makes it easy to stream any content you likegreat location love the room with the option to connect to your own netflix amazon etcgarage entry-exit is workable furnishings are clean and comfortable
Cleanliness:it is clean and well maintainedthe bathroom (private) was spotless clean with plenty of extra towelslovely spotless comfortable roomthe room is clean spacious quiet and cozyclean and tidy and great location
Host:the hosts were gracioussteven is a gracious hoststeven was communicative and friendlyhosts were very graciousa great helpful hostRead more reviews
Location:amazing location easy to walk around downtown portlandgreat little place in a perfect location very quiet and in walking distance of lots of restaurants and shoppingit’s in a superb location with parking but then an easy walk to get aroundthe place is centrally located and a perfect airbnbnice walk to japanese gardens
4. Bright, modern loft in north PDX (from USD 193)
Situated less than a mile (1.6 km) from the University of Portland, this colourful and bright loft is located near restaurants, a fitness centre, farmers’ market, and thrift stores. The loft itself is full of interesting touches, from handcrafted light fixtures to the use of reclaimed wood. Here’s a close up of some of the custom light fixtures in the kitchen. PS: the kitchen shelves were once high school bleachers! Race up those stairs, there is even a side light to guide you up when it gets dark at night. Enter the airy and spacious bedroom, complete with a comfy bed for two and a small desk for any last-minute presentations to be done. Nothing beats the feeling of fresh air on your face. Step outside, the backyard is a wonderful place for you to relax if it gets too stuffy inside.
Guesthouse in Portland · ★4.97 · 1 bedroom · 2 beds · 1 bathPortland, Oregon, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:this loft is so cozy the amenities were greatthe furniture is comfortable and (bonus ) aesthetically pleasingplus the neighborhoods in the immediate area of this airbnb have some great coffee and breakfast placesloved that the loft bedroom also has the bathroom next to itthe bed is comfortable the shower is large and the space is perfect for a couple
Cleanliness:clean and comfortableit was very clean and felt so homeymodern clean and cozy house in a very quiet neighborhoodit is clean with wonderful thoughtful touchesit was so very clean charming and was so accommodating
Host:lovely space with clear instructions from hostsgreat professional airbnb hosts with a wonderful place to shareheidi and marenda were amazing hosts and were incredibly helpful throughout our tripheidi and marenda are excellent hostsheidi and marenda are great hosts offering help and recommendationsRead more reviews
Location:great location and quiet neighborhoodit's location is great only being about 15 minutes from downtowngreat location and close to great food spotscomfy stylish loft in a great location in nwthe location was perfect for trips to forest park downtown nearby brew pubs and the airport
5. Cosy hobbit house with views of St. Johns Bridge
This quaint and cute-looking candle-lit hut was hand built in the host’s backyard by friends and family with great love and attention to detail. In fact, it even looks like it could be inhabited by fairytale creatures. How magical! The bedroom features cedar ceilings, sculpted clay walls, stone flooring, and, of course, maximum tranquility. This cosy bedroom sure is pretty enough to look like it belongs to one of the dwarfs in the famous fairytale, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs. Afraid that it would get too cold during the night? The hosts have installed a wood-burning stove that warms up in minutes. Admire the stellar views of St. Johns Bridge as you sit around the toasty warm fire pit. This outdoor space can also be used for a night of al fresco dining, giving you the perfect Portland experience! The outdoor living area is a shared space for everyone to use, where various events are held for the community. What are you waiting for? Join in, make new friends, and exchange stories!
Cozy mud hut with big bridge viewPortland, Oregon, United States
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Amenities & Room:the hut was cozy and comfortable even in februarythe bed is cozy the kitchen has a beautiful view and the bathroom and shower were comfortablethe bed is not sprung which i really likevery nice hosts - they had coffee equiptment in the outdoor kitchen and gave great recommendations for food
Cleanliness:the bathroom was very clean and adorableclean space comfortable bed good portland experiencethe shower was super clean and the hot tub was in working order and the perfect temperaturethe basement/bathroom could be more cleanclean jacuzzi capable host and a great retreat
Host:ivy is very nice hostthe owners are friendly and so helpfulivy was a great hostivy is a very welcoming host and made us feel right at homehospitality was phenomenal ivy is an interesting and very kind personRead more reviews
Location:also within walking distance though the cute neighborhood to some local restaurants that ivy suggestedthe location is beautiful and the hut is super cozy and comfortablethe mud hut is a very unique experience in a great location we had a great timebe sure to visit the cathedral park under the stjohn's bridge is amazing also there is plenty to do within walking distance
6. Luxury home above downtown (from 340 USD)
Professionally decorated, completely furnished, and with 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms, this luxurious vacation home in Portland, Oregon, is just minutes from NW 23rd Avenue’s restaurants, trendy boutiques, and cafes. The hand-carved 4-poster bed includes a pillow-top mattress and luxe bedding, all designed with your comfort in mind! If that isn’t enough, the second bedroom is of a more masculine design, including a craftsman-style 4-poster bed and stained glass lighting. The walk-in closet is as big as the master bedroom itself! With sufficient shelves and hangers, your outfits can be beautifully laid out. Pamper yourself in the deep jetted tub. Even better, all the lotions and potions you need for a bubbling and refreshing time are all generously provided by the hosts. If going to the gym is an integral part of your life, you are in luck! Go to the gym anytime you want, all in the comfort of your own home. The expansive covered patio is suitable for day or night entertaining. There are chairs and tables for gatherings, as well as a gas grill if you are a fan of barbecued food. This optional cinema is available if you would like to watch a movie theatre style, host a concert, or maybe watch a family slideshow for old time’s sake.
Luxury home above Downtown
Address: Forest Park, Portland, OR (see map)
Price: from 340 USD
Number of Guests: 9
Access: Take the red line from PDX International Airport
7. Tugboat house with river views (from 155 USD)
Talk about a Portland Airbnb with a view! This one-of-a-kind modern converted tugboat house includes three decks with unobstructed views of the stunning Columbia River. The fully equipped kitchen includes a propane stove and heated tiles, as well as a gorgeous view of the large deck through the sliding doors. What can beat eating with a view? Head outside and enjoy a tasty barbecue while admiring the ripples of the river. Lounge on the large deck and breathe in the sea salt tinged air, as the water’s motion rocks you to sleep. Let the amazing view sleep with you tonight, as the bedroom is a piece of heaven with windows surrounding it at all sides.
Tugboat house on the Columbia River
Address: Sunderland, Portland, OR (see map)
Price: from 155 USD
Number of Guests: 2
Access: 5 miles (8 km) away from Hayden Island grocery store
8. Dreamy retreat with sauna (from 128 USD)
Travel back in time to the 1980’s Art Deco Revival in this beautiful home. This Portland, Oregon, rental was built by founder and creator of the Original Gardenburger product, Paul Wenner, and was born from inspiration he got when on a trip at South Beach, Florida. This large, roomy, and comfortable shared living space is a common area for all guests. Make yourself feel at home and perform a little song on the mini stage. How cool is that?! The back wall of the living room is also tastefully decorated with a fiber optic cityscape of fireworks. Can you believe that this faux fireplace was once used as a set piece in a Fred Astaire / Ginger Rogers movie? We won’t blame you if you say this is the coolest kitchen you have ever seen in your life. Just look at those shining lights! This funky space looks more like a dressing room for celebrities than a kitchen. Lie on the comfy queen-sized bed, and admire the twinkle from the faux stars as they glimmer in the dark. Or look to the side to observe the bright and cheerful fish as they glide peacefully in the clear waters of the fish tank. The second bedroom includes a single bed for an additional visitor or child. Head to the hot and steamy sauna before cooling off in the bathtub. Don’t you think the dramatic lighting fits the specific areas perfectly?
Address: Sunnyside, Portland, OR (see map)
Price: from 128 USD
Number of Guests: 5
Access: 2 blocks away from the heart of the Hawthorne shopping district
9. Modern hideaway with hot tub (from USD 278)
Located at Portland’s famous Division and Hawthorne streets, this large two-car garage was converted into a modern and groovy industrial-style living space, creating a sleek and stylish space that you can call home. Connected to the outdoor patio, this sleek, simple, and fully equipped kitchen also includes chef-quality appliances, an island range, and a bar. Take a refreshing soak in the bubbling hot waters of this al fresco hot tub. Prefer a secluded area to hide away? Shut the blinds and snuggle up on the plush couches for a movie night. Stairway to heaven? You bet! Skip up these short steps to reach a true paradise of fresh linens on a comfy bed. Sink into this single loft bed after a long day, and you will never want to get up!
Guest suite in Portland · ★4.73 · Studio · 1 bed · 1 bathPortland, Oregon, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:for >$200/night the absence of a simply box fan is inexcusabledee was great and easy to work with when an issue with the a/c came uphighlights: amazing double shower drthe loft is small but comfortable with an amazing shower situation and a fantastic kitchen
Cleanliness:it was clean on arrival and easy to clean back upvery clean (and i have high standards for cleanliness)this space was clean open and cozyawesome location and very clean spacesuper clean well designed and awesome location
Host:host was really nicegreat host as well thank youthe owners were responsive prompt and accommodatinghosts were easy to work with and quick to respondnot very accommodating and certainly subpar hospitality compared to our dozens of other airbnb experiencesRead more reviews
Location:great location that is walking distance to great bars restaurants and shoppingsuper cute and cozy and great locationthe location is an easy walk to division st's restaurants and shoppinggreat stay close and accessiblethe location was great and walkable to many places
10. Garden oasis guest house
This tranquil space is located in a lush garden setting, providing a wonderful getaway for someone who enjoys the company of nature. The plush and relaxing L-shaped couch is a 2-in-1 sofa and bed. Ta-dah! The couch converts into a full-sized bed fit for two. Snuggle up in this cosy space and watch some TV; this guest house has modern amenities for a comfortable stay. Just 2 blocks away from the local grocery store and a short walk from some of the best bars and restaurants, this fully equipped kitchenette includes a small dining area for you to enjoy some tasty food. You have access to your own private patio, the perfect space for an outdoors meal or just to spend a couple of hours relaxing on the hammock.
Garden Oasis Guest HouseSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:the room had a heater which was wonderful for the one chilly day we hadeverything you need and so comfy : ) v cozy and the kitchenette was awesomethis space is very cozy and perfect for someone single or a couplewe loved staying here it was the perfect size for us two and super cozy
Cleanliness:place was very clean and invitingso it looked like the place was cleaned a while ago so dust was built upgreat little place for 2 people clean and well keptthe place was nice and cleanthe space was clean well stocked and very convenient for our planned activities
Host:colin and medina were very gracious hostsour hosts were generous and welcoming always happy to chat and offer advicegreat hosts and a great spacethe hosts are responsive and answered any questions we had promptlyexcellent eateries nearby and welcoming helpful hostsRead more reviews
Location:the location is amazing walking distance to everythinglocated in a cute neighborhood within walking distance to restaurants and shopslocation is great close to restaurants and a quick ride downtowngreat location to food / shopping / dining / drinkinggreat location with easy access to the freeway
11. Artist's garden retreat
Coffee shops, bars, and restaurants are all within walking distance, while downtown is around a 15-minute drive away. It’s the perfect location for anyone eager to visit Portland! This is indeed the house of an artist! The personalised drawings on the gate welcome you with wide arms. May you enjoy your stay in this quirky retreat! True to its name, this cosy space is designed with artistic additions and lovingly furnished with cozy furniture. Aspiring artists will be thrilled to find out that there is a small space for you to mark your doodles, and a whole collection of art books for you to look through. The shared patio also includes a barbecue pit for your use. Relish the natural surroundings of the garden patio and, of course, enjoy tasty food outdoors!
Artist's Garden RetreatPortland, Oregon, United States
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Amenities & Room:beautiful comfortable artist’s space in oaklandthe space is cozy and nell provides pleasant touches that add an extra element of comfortthe room was beautiful with art and books decorating the spacewithout a television i was able to appreciate the space more as well as the quiet neighborhoodthe space is comfortable cozy and quiet
Cleanliness:clean quiet and so picturesqueloved this place very clean and quaintvery nice space very clean and loved using the wood burning stoveclean and stylish perfect for our stayclean separate and easy to find and use
Host:the hosts are really helpful and sweetthe host was so helpful and nice the entire timethe host provided us with many suggestions which we appreciateda neat place with wonderful hosts and beautiful gardeni didn’t meet nell but she was very responsive on messaging and self check-in was a breezeRead more reviews
Location:excellent proximity for walking to restaurantsthe location allows for walking to many good spotsgreat location nice private and cute many amazing artistic touchesbeautiful place to stay and a great neighborhood with food and shopping within walking distancebeautiful place in a calm spot near multiple fun neighborhoods
12. Charming 1920's bungalow
This restored 1927 bungalow is centrally located, so getting around Portland from here is extremely easy. Grab a book and snuggle up on the soft leather couches. The fireplace will keep you warm and toasty on cold nights. This country bungalow includes all modern amenities for a comfortable stay. Cook your own meals to make it feel more like home. Do not doubt the simplicity of this bedroom! The neat and simple bedroom can be a comforting haven for you to retire to when you are tired and weary. Bored with nothing to do? Here are the generous hosts’ top book recommendations to help you kill time! Don’t bother going to get tomatoes in the summer; pick some fresh ones out here in your very own backyard!
Charming Room in 1920's Portland Bungalow
13. Bunk bed in The Society Hotel
Inspired by an 1881 historic sailor’s hotel and nestled in Chinatown, The Society Hotel is just a few blocks away from vibrant festivals, music shows, and restaurants. The bunk beds themselves are sturdy and comfortable, with a storage locker, charging station, and reading lamp installed for your convenience. The friendly and helpful staff will be more than willing to answer your queries. Be sure to visit the 24-hour cafe, serving local coffee and pastries, to satisfy your midnight cravings. Breathe in the fresh air from the rooftop deck that is only accessible for guests. Sip on a cold drink and make some new friends while admiring an unparalleled 360-degree view of breathtaking Portland.
Bunk Bed (A) in The Society Hotel
14. Single room at Alberta Arts NE
Retreat into this stylish and modern shared living space in the fashionable NE Alberta Arts district. This shared fully equipped kitchen has everything you need to prepare a feast. This sparkling clean bathroom is ideal for having a refreshing cleanse after a long day. Sometimes, all we need is a comfy bed and soft plush pillows to lie on at the end of the day!
North East Alberta Arts Cozy Queen RoomPortland, Oregon, United States
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Amenities & Room:you could help yourself for your breakfast and it's all in refrigeratorbathroom is nice and always seemed freshened up each day of my stay
Cleanliness:the house is clean and neatvery clean and cozy room the house is cute and kept very cleanbathroom is also very cleansuper clean house like a 5 star hotelplace was super clean and comfortable
Host:host was knowledgeable and helpfullaurent himself was also an amazing hostlaurent was a great host and communicated really welllaurent was very accommodating and provided some good recommendations for restaurants and barsgreat place and great hostsRead more reviews
Location:their house is located in a great location toogreat location and safe very comfortable staythe neighborhood has some good restaurants and stores within walking distancealso the location was in a really nice neighborhoodthere are great restaurants within walking distance and the neighborhood is quiet
15. Romantic treehouse best for couples
This beautifully designed treehouse is perfect for couples looking for a romantic place to stay in Portland. The warm vibe that comes from the wood walls, ceiling, and furniture is complemented with the large picture windows. This allows an ample amount of light to flood the interior spaces, creating a bright and airy feel—not to mention a calming view of the natural beauty outside.
With amenities like Wi-Fi access, a TV, an indoor fireplace, air-conditioning, and a fully equipped kitchen, your Portland trip just got a lot more relaxing. Mount Tabor Park, where lots of fun outdoor activities await, is located nearby.
Stunning Mt. Tabor treehouse w/wood stove & city access. Perfect for couples!
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Amenities & Room:bed was beyond comfortable and the pendleton bedding was gorgeousamazing details so comfortable and every amentity thoughtfully placed
Cleanliness:super clean and excellent craftsmanshipRead more reviews
Location:peaceful neighborhood right next to the amazing parkwonderful oasis in the middle of the city so private and secluded yet close to everythingit was in a great location too
They say “West Coast is Best Coast”, and Portland is one of the best cities in the west. So, what are you waiting for? These fantastic Portland vacation rentals from Airbnb are all comfortable, interesting, and convenient! Do book early as these accommodations are all highly rated and very much sought after. Great beer, cheap food, and a bustling arts scene await!
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