10 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Waltham, Massachusetts - Updated 2023

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Massachusetts is home to great American cities that played a big role in the country’s history. One of those cities is Waltham, which played a role during the American Industrial Revolution. The city is home to one of the earliest labor movements in America. Besides, it earned the nickname “watch city” because of the watch industry’s contribution to the city’s economy. Waltman Watch Company was the first to assemble watches on assembly lines, making these beloved pieces until 1957. Today, the city is home to estates built by philanthropists and millionaires like Gore Place. Plus, there are a number of tourist attractions within the city. Read below for the list of best Airbnb vacation rentals in Waltham, Massachusetts.

1. Modern condominium for four (from USD 191)

Constructed last 2014, this condominium has a contemporary theme with a spacious and unique design that truly reflects the modern era. Business professionals doing some hustle on Waltham will like this space. The living room, kitchen, and dining room are combined into one open space, making it ideal for intimate conversations. You can use the WiFi, turn on the TV or do some laundry with the included washer and dryer. The condominium features two bedrooms with three beds: one king-sized and two single-sized ones. Going out? Try one of the dining options in Restaurant Row at Moody Street.

New Super Modern 2 bed in Waltham
102 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire condo 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
well appointed condo with modern amenities and super comfortable furnishings and beds
amazing kitchen and amenities
very clean and comfortable space with lots of amenities and touches of home
very comfortable to stay & kitchen is fully equipped
Cleanliness:
clean modern and cozy
the place is spacious and very clean
it’s stylish and always sparkling clean
sue’s unit is very clean and modern in a recently built building in central waltham
the apartment was stunning very stylish and sparkling clean
Host:
sue was a wonderful host
hosts were very accommodating and responsive
Location:
convenient and attractive apartment with a good location
super location just minutes on foot to "eat street"
very big easy walking to great restaurants
great location and nice place with everything we needed for our stay
sue’s place is excellent we’ve stayed here during prior trips and definitely will again
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2. Spacious apartment suitable for large families (from USD 133)

Maybe you’re visiting Waltham with the family. If that’s the case, then this Airbnb rental is the perfect choice for you and your family. It’s conveniently located near Waltham’s Moody Street. This street has a lot of dining options and shops to satisfy your family’s needs and wants. As for the rental, you’ll find that the whole apartment is spacious and comfortable enough. It’s so big, that you will find five bedrooms here. All four of these bedrooms have a queen-sized bed. A family get-together is never a dull moment with the apartment’s big 50-inch (1.27-meter) TV with access to cable channels. The dining room is enough for six and can be comfortably extended for more people. Cooking meals for a large group is easy to do with the spacious, fully equipped kitchen.

Huge & Clean 5 BR/2BA - 15 mins to Boston
Waltham, Massachusetts, United States
175 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 8 Beds 12 Guests 5 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfortable beds great living room with a roomy sectional sofa to hang out on
it’s huge and very comfortable with an incredibly well-stocked kitchen
comfortable beds and easily sleeps many
there is plenty of room available very quiet and safe
the perfect place for a group of travelers who all need their own rooms
Cleanliness:
very clean and stylish
very clean with wonderful extra touches
great house very clean and comfortable
clean and great communication with the hosts
place is super clean and so roomy
Host:
they were very responsive
in addition the hosts were extremely responsive to our questions and were patient and friendly
great hosts home is great for groups
very responsive and helpful hosts
the hosts were awesome and the house was full of awesome touches
Location:
the location is perfect
very close to harvard university and the center of boston is very close very recommended
immaculate condition amazing location and incredible hospitality
location and house were great quiet neighborhood with a park for the family just down the street
it was fun to walk around the neighborhood and check out the awesome old houses
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3. Like-new apartment with monthly rental options (from USD 140)

Located one block away from Charles River and the famous Moody Street is Waltham Landing. The apartment complex might be three years old, but it still retains its “like-new” appearance thanks to regular maintenance. The apartment hosted by Mark comes with a generous serving of amenities perfect for a one-night stay or a weekend vacation. He also offers a monthly rental option for those who do business in the city. There are two bedrooms in the hunt that come with a queen-sized bed. Furthermore, there’s a dining room, a living room, and a washing area to do some laundry. The kitchen is stocked with necessary utilities and utensils. Finally, there’s a fitness center on the first floor, so you can stay healthy and fit even on vacation.

2bed/2bath Apt at Waltham Landing. Middle Unit
Waltham, Massachusetts, United States
92 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 3 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
(i95 and i90) also the high speed internet and apple tv let us enjoy daily life
wish the wifi was stronger and addition of cable tv on last day was bit late unfortunately
200% satisfied with the apartment and mark
the modern kitchen and living room was great for family-style meals and games
nice place with ample room for everyone
Cleanliness:
clean and comfortable
clean spacious and safe
also very clean apt and quiet neighborhood
the unit was very clean and pleasant
the place was extremely clean modern and comfortable
Host:
mark is a fantastic host
mark was an excellent host
mark is a fabulous host
mark is a great host and very easy to reach
mark is very responsive and a great host
Location:
great location for my family’s purpose
great location from a proximity stand point
we had a very nice stay - the location was perfect and within walking distance of many restaurants
easy access to restaurants and small park areas to walk to
mark’s place is great the location is in a nice quiet neighborhood and very close to restaurants groceries
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4. Delightful suite with shared space for guests (from USD 116)

Hosts Elisa and Ricardo welcome you to their wonderful abode which has been designed to invigorate your senses and make your stay more comfortable. The duo studied both in respectable universities, mastering design, and architecture to give you a space you’ll proudly call your home away from home. You’ll share the house with other Airbnb guests, so the hosts provide security keypads in every room. Spend some amazing time chitchatting with other guests in the shared living room or front deck. Hungry for a sumptuous dish? You can prepare a delightful meal in the kitchen, which is equipped with all the cooking utensils you can think of. Alternatively, you can check out some great dining options which are a walk away from the house.

Magnificent Suite by Brandeis/Bentley Private Bath
Waltham, Massachusetts, United States
104 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there are an abundance of electrical outlets and wifi for the technology enthusiasts
elisa and ricardo’s place has excellent touches comfortable well thought out amenities
i really like having my own bathroom and this bathroom was beautiful
it has coded lock and bathroom for every room which is safe for females
Cleanliness:
beautiful and spacious clean suite
sparkling clean and well decorated
fantastic apartment extremely clean and convenient
extremely clean and well-kept space
super clean which is so important
Host:
the hosts were super helpful
hosts are super duper nice
friendly host very easy check-in plenty of parking
the hosts were so kind and genuine i would absolutely stay with them again
elisa & ricardo are great hosts and very responsive to questions
Location:
great value convenient location to everywhere
it is a great location with restaurants and supermarkets within walking distance
i really enjoy the stay the location is good close to brandeis university supermarket and restaurants
the place itself was modern immaculate comfortable and extremely convenient in terms of location
great place to stay
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5. Plush guest suite at the heart of the city

This guest suite is a basement converted by host Kyla and her family into a fully functional space where guests can spend a night before heading out to the city. The basement is large enough to host four people for the night. Couples can sleep on the queen-sized bed, while two more people can fit snugly into the couch and double-sized bed. Since this is an open-space concept, the living room, dining room, and bedroom are all incorporated into one. Host Kyla and her family are generous enough, stocking the mini-fridge with snacks and sodas for the guests to consume. Plus, you’ll be delighted with the plethora of bathing necessities provided just for you and your friends!

Private Space & Bath close to Brandeis/Bentley
Waltham, Massachusetts, United States
126 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
had all essential amenities for a comfortable stay
the space was very welcoming bed was kind of hard the couch was much more comfy
fast wifi snack bar excellent local knowledge and smart tv really made my short trip shine
cozy basement space to stay with big tv screen even bigger and better bathroom and responsive host
tv couch and mini-fridge were great additions along with a clean finished bathroom
Cleanliness:
very clean and comfortable
clean large space and quiet
very clean spacious and comfortable
kyla’s place was very clean and cozy
the room is as advertised and clean and comfortable
Host:
she was very responsive to my questions
kyla was a great host
kyla was a perfect host
kyla is a great host
great stay- really friendly hosts and comfortable private space
Location:
great location for us
great location in waltham 20 mins walk to moody st
easy location to find and close to some good stores/restaurants
cute basement in a convenient location that is not too busy
great location and private space
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6. Rustic private suite fit for couples

These words are enough to describe this humble suite: rustic, private, and good enough for two. You got all the space and access to the suite when you book it right away. A sole bedroom with a double-sized bed is enough only for two people. Whether you are visiting Waltham for a business-related reason or some out-of-town excursion, this suite has it all. There is a work-friendly table on-site, and you can also use the WiFi for free. Feeling hungry? Grab some snacks from the mini-fridge before heading downtown. Alternatively, you can enjoy some coffee break with a companion in the small, private courtyard just above the suite.

Rustic Waltham Private Guest Suite
Waltham, Massachusetts, United States
102 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
no tv but free wifi -- which is all you need these days
a great small space that is very comfortable and well furnished
the room has some nice touches including snacks and information about local attractions
margie's place is a great and comfortable space perfect as a crash pad for 1-2 people
great private room that was reasonably priced
Cleanliness:
great clean and comfortable space
it was spotlessly clean and very comfortable
the space was clean and cozy
it was clean quiet and comfortable
the apartment was very clean and well put together
Host:
she was a great host -- communicative and responsive
margie was an excellent host
great place margie was a friendly host and very accommodating to our needs
i never saw or spoke to the host which is how i like it
amazing stay very helpful and thoughtful
Location:
very stylish cute location
very close to beautiful water
great location for a great value
super cozy cute affordable great location
the location is convenient and easy to get to major highways
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7. Cozy house beside Brandeis University

This newly refurbished house is cozy and has enough space for a company of up to four persons. It’s also located in a residential neighborhood, so you’ll feel right at home. The drab furniture inside contrasts nicely with the light hardwood flooring and wall paint. You’ll have complete access to the whole house, and hosts Diana and Daniel ensure complete privacy here. There are two single-sized beds and one queen-sized bed within the property. Plus, there are two fully equipped bathrooms as well. You can cook some delicious meals in the modern kitchen and eat them in the spacious dining room. Parking is not a problem here since you can park two vehicles within the spot.

Entire House - Convenient Location
Waltham, Massachusetts, United States
77 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 3 Beds 4 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
made it much easier that there are two bathrooms
the kitchen was perfect for making some light meals during our stay
nice quiet neighborhood with access to everything needed to make your stay comfortable
the beds are really comfortable we slept well
Cleanliness:
very clean space modern
clean comfortable and nicely updated
the house itself is clean and organized
super clean and convenient place for visiting brandeis
a wonderful quiet and very clean home
Host:
diana was a wonderful host
diana and daniel are fantastic hosts
hosts were great about communicating
diana is an excellent host very attentive to her guests
she kindly accommodated our special requests and was very responsive when we had some problem
Location:
the location was great
in a great location for visiting brandeis or bentley university
this is an amazing location if you are going to be at brandeis university (e
the house is in a great neighborhood close to main highways and a quick drive to boston
great place close to brandeis and not far from boston
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8. Well-appointed two-story house in a safe neighborhood

This house hosted by Yuanxi is a great example of a spacious Airbnb rental in the city. It is also located within a peaceful and quiet neighborhood. Truly, you’ll never feel like you’ve left home with this Airbnb listing. Up to nine people can comfortably stay for the night or the weekend. The whole house comes with a plethora of rooms where you and your companion can discuss ideas, talk about life, or just pass some time. Plus, there’s enough bedrooms and bathrooms to quell any complaint about the lack of sleeping space or personal privacy. Do take note though, that some rooms on the garden level are reserved for family use only. Still, the house is big enough for anyone who wants a kitchen, a living room, a sunroom, and a backyard for their next vacation rental.

Sweet Home Away From Home in North Waltham
Waltham, Massachusetts, United States
43 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 5 Beds 9 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 9

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the kitchen glows with all the natural daylight as well as the nice sunroom attached
the beds were comfortable the kitchen was well equipped
Cleanliness:
the space was clean and comfortable
clean comfortable and cozy house
very clean and they met us to welcome us in
very friendly and clean space
space is clean and a nice retreat from life
Host:
thank you very friendly and accommodation host
the owners met us on arrival and were very friendly
the bedrooms were very comfortable and the hosts were polite and helpful
yuanxi and jinling are absolutely lovely they are incredibly professional and accommodating
ample room for the six of us that stayed very clean meet by our hosts quiet location
Location:
the location is in a nice quite part of waltham
this spot is a great secluded location and in a very quiet neighborhood
the location was perfect for a wedding at lyman estates
a nice place to stay while in boston
great location quiet very clean and great host
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9. Eclectic one-bedroom condominium unit

You’ll notice a blend of design coming together here: hardwood flooring accentuate the living space while light interiors highlight the spacious bedroom. Only two people can fit comfortably within the unit. A good night’s sleep is guaranteed with a comfortable queen-sized bed. Toiletries are provided in the private bathroom, and you can take a dip in the bathtub should you fancy a little “me” time. The living space and kitchen are shared with other people, but it’s large and spacious enough for your own business. As a bonus, this unit comes with an office room where you can be productive and do some work before heading downtown.

1BR Waltham close to Bentley & Brandeis Univ.
45 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in condominium (condo) 1 Bed 1 Guest 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 1

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room is warm and sweet
lots of space a comfortable bed and a "rain fall" shower
the open living space has a well-designed kitchen and a porch area for relaxing with a cold beverage
the place was excellent for a couple traveller as it has a private bathroom as well
Cleanliness:
the place is clean and stylish
the room is also cozy and clean
clean comfortable private parking lot in boston area is a plus
clean fun host great location recommended
kumar is excellent he is very clean and the room is exactly what i had wanted
Host:
kumar was a great host
kumar is an amazing host
great place and nice host
very nice flat hospitality host recommend
he is an outstanding host
Location:
super close to hannaford supermarket and close to brandeis
great location near shops and restaurants
it’s a nice place in excellent neighborhood close to restaurants and shops
very nice place with lots of restaurants near by
the location is perfect especially for ones who are attending commencement at bently or brandeis
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10. Sun-filled apartment with an airy interior

At this apartment, you’ll not only get a healthy dose of sunshine, but you’ll also enjoy the cool breeze. The open-space living room affords you a view of the adjacent neighborhood. Create some wonderful memories as you chat with your friends or watch Netflix shows on the big flat-screen TV. Become your own culinary chef and whip up some delectable meals at the newly furbished kitchen complete with cooking utensils and a dishwasher. At night, sleep comfortably with Leesa-branded mattress. Your friends can sleep on a comfortable pull-out sofa bed too. There’s a shared patio area within the property — perfect for mingling with guests and neighbors.

Sun-filled apt sleeps 4 w/ parking by Boston!
Waltham, Massachusetts, United States
247 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
large apartment with lots of natural light
fully functioning kitchen with nice amenities
comfortable bedroom and a pull out couch in the living room for an extra guest
both the bed and the pull out couch are very comfortable to sleep on
the kitchen is fully capable of cooking a gourmet meal and all the furnishings were really comfortable
Cleanliness:
very clean as well
super clean and nicely decorated
it is clean and thoughtful
it was super clean and beautiful
clean bright and pleasant to be in
Host:
great host and great apartment
holder is a great host
holden was such a great host
holden was a responsive host
the host was responsive and the kitchen was well equipped
Location:
the location is a perfect distance from boston
gorgeous apartment absolutely great location
holden’s place is really cute and the location was great for our needs
being at just a short distance to cambridge this space had a great location for my needs
easy check in nice location cozy spot
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Enjoy a peaceful stay while in Waltham

There are so many great Airbnb rental options in Waltham. These Airbnbs range from one-bedroom unit to a full suite that can house twelve guests. Each one comes with its own amenities to cater to the demands of guests spending the night at this historic city. The only thing missing is you — so choose from one of the rentals above and book right away whenever you’re visiting Waltham, Massachusetts.

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