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Top 12 Airbnb Vacation Rentals Near Zurich Airport - Updated 2020

Top 12 Airbnb Vacation Rentals Near Zurich Airport - Updated 2020

When you’re a jet-setter, finding the perfect accommodations can be a challenge. Sometimes you’re in a rush and don’t have time to book the hotel of your dreams. That’s where this list comes in handy. Here are the top Airbnb accommodations near Zurich Airport in Switzerland.

1. Have a simple stay in this studio near the airport (from USD 123)

If you are a single person or a couple staying in Zurich overnight, this simple studio located 16 minutes from the airport is perfect. It features various amenities that will make your stay comfortable and easy. After a long flight, it is common to feel the need for a refresher. During your stay in this studio, you can use the downstairs laundry room to wash your clothes. While you’re washing your clothes, change into a swimsuit and take a dip in the local swimming pool that’s nearby.

one-room apartment next to zurich and airport Nr.5
Glattbrugg, Zürich, Switzerland
15 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The bed is comfortable and overall the apartment is very cozy.
The apartment is clean and
Everything inside has been updated, is clean and in excellent condition.
Clean and easy check in/departure.
By far the best part however was the bed that was so, so comfortable!
Walking along this river is also a great way to get out and see some of the area without having to travel at all.
I would recommend this place to other colleagues.
This place is fantastic.
It's about 10 minutes from the airport by bus.
Nice place to stay even for professional reason.
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2. Relax in a peaceful garden (from USD 49)

Sometimes relaxation is the best medicine. Take a nature walk and have an organic Swiss breakfast served to you at this house located 10 minutes from Zurich Airport. Despite its proximity to the airport, the exceptional soundproofing of this home keeps the noise out. The picturesque surroundings filled with hiking trails and a backyard garden are the perfect places to find peace after a hectic day of travel.

Idyllic home close to Airport
Kloten, Zurich, Switzerland
112 reviews
Private room in house 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
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Amenities & Room:
the views from the living room and the bedroom balcony are great
the wifi works perfectly
the mattresses were comfortable
bea’s house has a very beautiful view and you can see the jungfrau from her living room
bea’s thoughtful touches and wonderful breakfasts were highlights of our stay
the apartment was clean and tidy
warm clean and convenient
everything was clean organized and comfy
the apartment was big and really clean
my parents described their place as clean quiet and very cozy
hosts are great and helpful
neven is a wonderful host
neven was a very nice host
bea was a superb host
they were kind and helpful
great location to the airport
it is close to zurich and the airport but in a beautiful neighborhood
a peaceful restful stay near the country side close to the airport
bea’s place is very nice and conveniently located only about 10 minutes by bus from zurich airport
beautiful home with great location close to bus lines to airport
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3. Catch a beautiful Zurich skyline view (from USD 92)

This modern one bedroom apartment features views of Zurich and a bright, sunny interior that has been newly renovated. Enjoy a beautiful sunset from the balcony while sipping a cappuccino from the provided coffee and espresso maker. Getting to the airport takes 15 minutes, while traveling to the city takes 30 minutes. Once you’re done shopping at the nearby town of Oerlikon, it is easy to travel back to this apartment using public transportation.

Skyline view aparment in Zürich
Zürich, Switzerland
18 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
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Amenities & Room:
There was a nicely equipped kitchen but we did not get a chance to use it.
Very comfortable bed and seating area and the apartment is bright and spacious.
It was super clean, the photo are exactly as the apartment looks.
Clean and modern space with a nice view over the city.
Clean & modern apartment with spectacular panoramic views.
Michael is a great host.
And Michael is a great host!
Thanks for everything
The place was just perfect!
so if you're a coffee/tea drinker, plan to get it somewhere else.
Apartment had everything we needed.
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4. Stay in a charming apartment in the center of Opfikon (from USD 108)

Families will love this spacious 2 bedroom apartment near Opfikon. With Zurich Airport just 10 minutes away by public transport, it is easy to see why guests loved it. The apartment is located in a historical building with lots of charm, and has amenities that fit all needs. A full kitchen and barbecue grill can be used by guests. Buying groceries is easy, as there are two supermarkets near the apartment. Guests with children can use the playground in the backyard for some family bonding time before heading off to Zurich Airport. Every 30 minutes, there is a bus that goes directly to the airport from the apartment.

Heritage flat near Zurich Airport + free parking !
Opfikon, Zürich, Switzerland
122 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
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it is a nice apartment with all the amenities
we had some difficulty getting into the apartment as the key got stuck but danie did help
it's a comfortable apartment for our group of 4
the apartment was in a cozy part of town which nice and quiet
very clean and cozy
the place was really clean and cosy
the accommodation was clean and comfortable
great apartments very clean and comfortable
clean convenient comfortable with very clear communication
the host was very responsive and answered questions in detail
danie is a superb host
danie is a friendly host and is very prompt in his responses
she is nice and friendly
so nice of her from one airbnb host to another she is definitely a great host
great location close to airport
excellent location city center is 15 min drive
very nice place close to zurich
the variety of shopping supermarket options around walking distance also made it an ideal place for an airbnb apartment
great place in a brilliant location for the airport and zürich
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5. Enjoy your own private park (from USD 772)

The private garden at this 7 bedroom mansion is the perfect place to host garden parties during the summer months. Large enough for 16 guests, the theme of the unique home is pop art. This listing is perfect for business retreats or large family gatherings. Groups of 16 members will have this home all to themselves whereas groups smaller than 16 will possibly share the space with other guests.

Large Mansion surrounded by private park
Zürich, Switzerland
35 reviews
Entire house 14 Beds 7 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
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we had a really pleasant stay at the apartment
it's a clean well lit accommodation
very clean surprisingly spacious and had many large windows that open up in the common spaces and rooms
we left the house at 10:20 pm and we make sure that the house is very clean
fabian is a very professional host helpful and understanding
he is also very friendly and always ready for help
fabian is a great host and he was very helpful in directions to get around in the area
fabian is a very nice guy who is very helpful
excellent location very near go to city
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6. Breathe in the fresh mountain air (from USD 134)

Beautiful mountain views are what makes this apartment special, as there is a wonderful view from all terraces. If you’re traveling constantly, the crisp mountain air should ignite your senses. Although it is located on the outskirts of the city, it only takes 25 minutes to get to the main train station by public transportation.

Light and airy. Great view on city and mountains.
Zürich, Switzerland
3 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 2 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
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everything was clean and well prepared
very friendly and helpful host
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7. Private and modern room between the airport and the city (from USD 70)

Situated in Dübendorf, this apartment is just 25 minutes by public transport from Zurich Airport. There is a regular tram that runs people to the airport and the tram station is a three-minute walk away. You are just 15 minutes from the old city of Zurich. The apartment is spacious, modern, and only a few years old. It has three bedrooms and one of them is available for guests. In your room, there is a television.

The hosts are not always in, so you’ll need to check yourself in and out during the day. Facilities include the large kitchen, a laundry room, a living area, and a bathroom with a walk-in shower. Guests can also enjoy the balcony that has a nice view of the river and this is where you can sit if you wish to smoke. The room can accommodate two people and guests can enjoy the clean and quiet environment and the amount of privacy that your host provides. Your room is lockable to ensure even more privacy during your stay.

Private and Modern room between Airport and City
Dübendorf, Zürich, Switzerland
471 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
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Amenities & Room:
The most comfortable bed ever!
The bed was super comfortable.
We stayed in the room with a double bed.
Still very clean.
Her was very clean.
Everything was very clean.
The hosts have provided their kitchen to use.
Would recommend for sure.
Would recommend to anyone!
Great place to stay.
Overall, very great place to stay.
It’s a wonderful place to stay!
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8. Bright, cozy room with a direct train from the airport (from USD 11)

Access to and from the airport in Zurich is easy, as this home is close to trams and trains. For getting around, there is a bus nearby that runs into downtown, every 10 minutes. It is also very close to restaurants and shops. You are booking a room here, which means you will share the bathroom with two other rooms. However, everything for a comfortable stay is provided.

Guests love the sunny balcony. Basics for a light breakfast are provided, although you need to prepare it yourself. These include coffee, tea, rice, pasta, oil, spices, sugar, salt, and müesli. Guests have access to Wi-Fi, a laptop-friendly workspace, an iron, and paid parking on the premises. Long-term stays can be arranged for up to 28 days.

Bright cozy room with direct train from airport.
Zürich, Switzerland
72 reviews
Private room in apartment 4 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
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Amenities & Room:
The room was huge and the beds were very comfy.
The room was clean, the bed was comfortable and had a great view.
The room we were supposed to stay in had a water issue
Very neat and clean.
The house is also super clean.
Maria provided a clean and accommodating apartment.
Maria is an excellent host.
Maria is an excellent host.
All in all a good stay and would recommend
Very good place!!
This was a very nice place to stay.
Great place to stay!
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9. Kick up your feet up in this apartment fit for a queen

Whether it’s a girl’s getaway or a solo trip, this spacious 2 bedroom apartment is luxurious enough to make anyone feel like royalty. Amenities include a large balcony, full kitchen, and who could ever pass up disco lights? The apartment, which is newly built, is located 20 minutes from the airport and 12 minutes from the city center.

62 reviews
Entire loft 3 Beds 5 Guests

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10. Soak up the sun on the wrap-around terrace

In this apartment, only 7 minutes from Zurich Airport, guests can enjoy a nice breakfast or sip some wine on the private wrap-around terrace. During the winter, the warm fireplace is a perfect place to sit and relax after a long journey. The apartment accommodates 4 people comfortably and has a two beds. In order to accommodate up to 6 guests, the host will provide an air mattress.

Apartment with a terrace

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11. Experience a traditional Swiss home

Have you ever dreamed of living like a local in a foreign country? Guests can enjoy bike rides and hikes through nature during a stay at this traditional Swiss home. The host provides airport pickup on request, which makes this listing convenient for guests looking for an easy way to travel from the airport. To get the real Swiss experience, this host can accompany you to various sights and attractions. Rooms and furniture can also be switched to fit the needs of the guests.

Elwiras B & B beim Flughafen Zürich
Lufingen, Zürich, Switzerland
3 reviews
Entire house 5 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

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12. Stay at a unique apartment with 2 floors

Apartments are usually limited to 1 floor; however, this special duplex apartment in Zurich has a bedroom on each floor. The best part about the second floor is the large bathtub that is just great for soaking in. With reliable internet and an office with a printer on the first floor, business travelers are encouraged to stay here.

Sunlit 3.5 in Zurich-Oerlikon
Zurich, Canton of Zurich, Switzerland
10 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
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Amenities & Room:
The bathrooms are perfectly fitted.
The small washer and dryer in the apartment was a great perk as was the luxurious soaker tub in the master suite and rainfall shower in the downstairs bath.
The apartment itself is very spacious, light and superbly fitted.
Clean, modern and quiet.
The apartment was clean and incredibly spacious (especially compared to some of the other glorified studios we had considered!)
The kitchen is large and ample workspace to work with.
Everything is close by:
The host canceled this reservation 2 days before arrival.
Check-in and check-out were easy and flexible.
The apartment is very well located for trams, trains and buses into central Zurich and out to the airport.
This applied also to the station and several tram stops.
Ana's place is the most cozy, comfortable, and clean place I've ever stayed at in Zürich.
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Choose an accommodation with great access

When visiting a new city or country, it can be a good idea to stay near the airport. It is understandable that travelers would worry about the quality of accommodations so close to a noisy and busy airport, but this list is proof that it is possible to have peace, quiet, and a little fun while in such close proximity.

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