6 Best Affordable Airbnbs Under 50 USD In Seattle, Washington, USA - Updated 2023

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Seattle is a coastal city in an urban environment surrounded by natural and unrivaled beauty. Visitors from around the globe come here seeking to explore the best of the city, including fun things to do and food to try. In downtown Seattle, you will find glass skyscrapers and famous attractions like Pike Place Market and the Paper Hammer. If you head to the east side of the town, there lies Capitol Hill, a calm residential setting with a metropolitan buzz. Whatever your reasons for coming to this city, there is definitely something for everyone. Save money on your accommodation and spend more money exploring what this place has to offer. Take a look at the top 10 best affordable Airbnb rentals under 50 USD in Seattle, Washington, USA.

1. Beautiful guest suite in Ballard (from USD 74)

A comfortable one-bedroom suite only at a five minutes’ drive from Ballard. Guests will enjoy their privacy as the room is detached from the main house that sits in a peaceful and safe neighborhood. In the suite, you will find a queen bed, a mini-fridge, and a fully stocked bathroom with towels, hairdryer, and toiletries. There is a walk-in closet and an iron to ensure that your clothes are intact. Wake up in the morning to freshly baked scones, seasonal fruits and the aroma of fresh ground coffee that the hosts prepare for you. The host is available on sight should you need any assistance to make your stay more comfortable.

Beautiful Guest Suite for 2 in Ballard
Seattle, Washington, United States
1245 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed was comfortable and both the coffee and scones were outstanding
a good size bathroom and even a closet with drawers so you can unpack
very nice guest house in ballard complete with comfortable amenities and easy access to public transportation
if she asks if you would like breakfast scones i would recommend them as well
very comfortable stay with a homely atmosphere
clean and efficient
everything was clean perfect and cozy
debbie’s place is clean and cozy
very clean space with super comfortable bed
room was clean and up to date
host is very nice
she was so helpful and friendly
debbie was an outstanding host
great little place comfortable cozy owner takes wonderful care
debbie was kind and always gave us quick response
good location and quiet
the location in is a great neighborhood with easy parking close to "downtown" ballard
also location is a plus being loved so close to downtown seattle
the neighborhood is fun to walk through and there are gathering spots fairly close
well located with easy access to ballard and woodland park area
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2. Charming Belltown studio (from USD 106)

This budget-friendly studio apartment located in the downtown area is suitable for the entire family. The home boasts three beds with one bathroom and a fully equipped kitchen. Up to six guests can be accommodated at the property. One of the advantages of staying in this part of town is that you are close to all the major attractions and restaurants. Top Pots – famous for the best donuts in Seattle is located next door to the building and the EMP Museum, Pacific Science Center, Pike Place Market, and the Space Needle Tower are all within a walking distance.

Charming Belltown Corner Studio
Seattle, Washington, United States
641 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 4 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a lamp next to the bed would be nice
good shower didn’t try cooking as the amenities nearby were so good overall an enjoyable stay
comfortable bed & chair to sleep on with clean sheets (in the cupboard for the futon)
weather allowing there are plenty of windows to let fresh air ventilate the large room
super clean studio
the studio was very clean
area is clean and safe
appartment was clean towels and bed linen in good condition
the unit was very clean
host was very responsive via message
kumail was an awesome host
kumail was responsive to our messages and answering our questions in regards to dropping off baggage
kumail was super great host i will stay here again and again
it was cosy as advertised and kumail was a great host
very good location in seattle downtown
great location walking distance to everything
great location to explore seattle
great find close to space needle
walkable to all major attractions
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3. Cozy private space with private parking (from USD 88)

Have your own home away from home just 7 miles (11 km) from downtown Seattle. This 8000 sqft (743 sqm) home accommodates four guests in two bedrooms. The family-friendly home has three bathrooms, a TV room with access to Netflix and Hulu, a fridge and a microwave. If you plan on driving your car to the property, you can have your peace of mind as this basement unit has access to a lock-up garage. There is also a park two blocks from the house and is a place to enjoy nature walks with the family.

Cozy Private Space North Seattle Private Parking
Seattle, Washington, United States
583 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 3 Beds 3 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
provided each room with an abundance of amenities which i loved beautiful home
the beds were very comfortable
this place was super comfy the beds were super soft and so was the carpet
i really enjoyed how each room had its own separate bathroom and that there was a living room
very clean tidy and great communication with fern
very clean and spacious place
great space and very clean
a very clean and comfortable place
it was clean and comfortable
nice host nice house
host is nice and responsive
fern and loren were great hosts with exceptional hospitality
fern was a great host
the host is very responsive and accommodating
great little basement apartment in a good location in seattle
wonderfully comfortable and a great location
fern's place is located in a beautiful quiet neighborhood close to the highway and with everything you need nearby
plenty of good places to eat close by
the location was incredible (15 mins tops to everthing we wanted to see)
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4. Private one-bedroom apartment in Capitol Hill (from USD 73)

A cozy one-bedroom apartment that sleeps up to three guests. This newly renovated Airbnb vacation rental lies in Capitol Hill close to the tech giants of the world – Amazon, and Microsoft. The apartment is located in the lower level of a bigger house and guests will enjoy their privacy as there is a separate entrance to the apartment. There is a shared garden on sight that guests can utilize. The property is ideally suitable for couples, solo travelers and adventure seekers. The living space comprises of a bedroom, a bathroom with a shower, a living room with a breakfast bar and a kitchen.

Private 1Bdr Apt Cap Hill / Parking / Kitchenette
Seattle, Washington, United States
604 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
breakfast and coffee were a welcome touch
a self contained basement apartment comfortable and with all the amenities you need
it was a nice plus to be able to access the roku on the television
there are bedroom living room and small kitchen area so basically it's like an apartment
bathroom was pretty small
very clean and straight forward kinda place
clean and pretty easy to get to
great place so clean and quiet
pete's place was clean and comfortable
very clean and looks out onto a beautiful garden
hosts were also very responsive
my host had excellent food suggestions for me
accommodating host and a beautiful backyard
host was easy to communicate with and very pleasant
host was great bed not so much
great location for a quick trip to the city
great location for university of washington (20 minute walk) and easy access to downtown seattle
great location in the u district
great location and cozy place to stay
very good location and nice place to stay central to most things in the city
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5. Escape to a vintage cottage near Jefferson Park (from USD 193)

A self-contained cottage that is conveniently located near several must-see spots and famous buildings in Seattle. The property is detached from the main house and sits in a quiet neighborhood, offering guests a peaceful and tranquil stay. The décor is modern and minimalistic complete with a full kitchen and a living area. The famous Jefferson Park and local coffee shops are a short walk away.

Escape to a Vintage Cottage near Jefferson Park
Seattle, Washington, United States
433 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
had a tv with roku and an excellent internet connection
the cottage was exactly as described with modern amenities and a very comfortable bed
bed was great and the rental included all amenities that one could need (kitchen supplies shampoo etc
cute place loved the little kitchen appreciated the heater the bathroom had loads of toiletries—even makeup remover cozy place
:) the cottage is cozy but a wonderful space to stay (her listing is accurate)
it was clean and cozy
clean and comfortable in a quiet neighborhood
angela's place was clean and exactly as advertised
this place is clean and very nicely decorated
the space is clean comfortable and inviting
angela and her family are friendly and informative
easy check in & very hospitable hosts
angela was very kind and very responsive
she had helpful local tips for activities and food
appreciated angela's quick communication and helpful answers to all of my questions
location was great easy access to freeway to get to anywhere
we really enjoyed being close to jefferson park
location was easy to find
great location and very comfortable and private
great location quick on/off the freeway
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6. Urban cottage with private bath and city views (from USD 95)

This pet-friendly Airbnb offers guests a unique and tranquil space to stay in an urban setting. The property is within walking distance to a multitude of eateries and there are lots of cool activities to do in the area such as kayaking and visiting a brewery. If you looking for something unconventional in an accommodation then you will find this property attractive particularly for its nest bed, bamboo floors, and a meditation studio and garden. Yoga classes are complimentary with your stay, however booking your spot in the class is essential.

Urban Cottage-Pet Friendly W/ Hot Tub Option
Seattle, Washington, United States
592 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the cottage was very comfortable and aesthetic within
i was nice to have it’s own bathroom and as the previous reviews said the bed was comfortable
this space was a very colorful cozy comfortable and calming space and i would definitely stay there again
very cozy space to listen to the seattle rain with great vibes
it’s easy for me to overlook some things in an airbnb if you have solid wifi
clean bathroom and space
very clean and the bed was very comfortable
clean cozy safe stylish
very clean and cozy space in a beautiful neighborhood
the bed however was clean and very comfortable
they were excellent hosts
the hosts are very kind
hosts are super nice and thoughtful
the hosts are great and communicated promptly
the hosts are incredibly friendly and helpful
easy bus to downtown
really great location near fremont
amazing location the neighborhood is absolutely beautiful
plus it's in a great location - highly recommend
excellent location in a great neighborhood as well
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Don't let a budget hinder you from visiting Seattle

If you looking for a short break in this incredible city then check out one of these listings for your stay in Seatle. These properties are located in a prime location to give you access to all the major attractions without putting a dent in your pocket.

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