12 Most Affordable Airbnbs Under 52 USD In Toronto, Canada - Updated 2023


Toronto features a number of attractions sure to delight travelers of all ages. Popular sights in the area include the Niagara Falls, Kensington Market, the Royal Ontario Museum, Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada, and the Distillery District. It has to be said, however, that the city is also one of the priciest places to stay in Canada, with accommodations taking up a huge chunk of the expenses. If, however, you need to visit Toronto, worry not, because there remains a number of budget hotels and other lodgings there that won’t burn a hole through your pocket. Check out this list of the best affordable Airbnbs under 52 USD, in Toronto, Canada.

1. Nice home rental in Corktown District (from USD 44)

Whether you go alone or with a partner, this home rental offers you a cozy place to stay while providing easy access to most of the city’s amenities. The place offers all your basic needs to ensure a comfortable stay including WiFi, a cable TV, air-conditioning, and heating. If you plan on cooking your own meals, you can easily do so in the fully equipped kitchen.

The property is located in the Corktown district, east of the downtown area, which means you’ll have plenty of options for dining, shopping, and nightlife. There are also public transit systems nearby so you can get to other parts of the city without any hitch.

Toronto, Ontario, Canada
829 reviews  Wifi Available
Private room in townhouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
from amenities to style to check-in sean was considerate and made his home very comfortable
nice bedroom in a nice apartment
room was good and we could use the rest of the flat too
sean's place was great - simple cheap clean and comfortable
stylish decoration and sparkling clean place
everything was super clean
the place is very clean and the bed is very comfortable
sean's place is super clean and he is very informative with his knowledge of the toronto area
great host and good place
great host extremely knowledgeable about the area
very nice place very nice host
host is super thoughtful and went above and beyond for us
beautiful place such a helpful host
excellent location in downtown and very quiet
sean's place is centrally located in downtown toronto with easy access to public transportation as well
the place have all what you need and a very good location a steps from bus stops
the location was brilliant too within an easy walk of the distillery district
place is near main touristic attraction and safe area
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2. Clean and cozy room in the Ossington-Bloor area (from USD 35)

Make this cozy room your home base for your Toronto trip and be right in the middle of the action. It’s located in the vibrant Ossington-Bloor area with lots of shops, cafes, malls, restaurants, bars, and establishments within walking distance. The downtown area, Chinatown, Koreatown, High Park, and other interesting spots are easy to reach as well.

The Blue Room, as it’s called, has a queen bed to sleep up to two people. It also has heating and air-conditioning to keep you snug and comfy whatever the season. WiFi access is free as well.

The BLUE Room in the trendy Ossington-Bloor area
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
120 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room and the bathroom were both lovely
really clean and quiet house you will love it and contains many utilities including air conditioning
for foreigners : there is a usb plug adapter in the room i would highly recommend the room
the room is comfortable and silent
heather’s blue room is definitely perfect if you want a fait priced stay in toronto
bright clean and comfortable
heather is very attentive everything is clean quiet and private
heather welcomed us really nice and the room and the bathroom were perfectly clean and comfortable
the room is big enough and clean
this is a nice room in a quiet clean house
heather was a great and kind host
the host was polite responsive and very helpful
heather is a great host very responsive and kind
she provided detailed directions that’s helpful for a newcomer to canada
the host is very responsive and she knows the area very well
the location is great too
the location is very very good
also the location is great
super good location and nice food options
great place to stay very close to public transportation and lively bloor street
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3. Relaxing private room near CF Fairview Mall (from USD 54)

Make your solo trip to Toronto a lot more relaxing by staying in this stylishly designed private room. With the room’s immaculate white walls and ceiling, the chic furniture and decors, and the top-notch amenities, you’d probably think a stay would cost you an arm and a leg—but you know what? It’s actually pretty affordable. Shared amenities also include a hot tub and a fully equipped modern kitchen.

What makes this accommodation for one even better is its location as you’ll be close to many of the city’s major interest points including the huge CF Fairview Mall, Don Mills Subway Station, Parkway Forest, and more.

Luxury modern Escape near CFMall, Subway & Hwy
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
31 reviews  Wifi Available
Private room in condo 1 Bed 1 Guest 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 1

Top guest reviews
such a nice and clean room
room was amazing and super clean i would definitely recommend it
she is very kind and quick to response
one of the best host i ever bumped in
ruogu’s place is very cozy and cute it was located in convenient area
very nice airbnb in a good location as well :))
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4. Japanese-inspired single room in a Victorian home (from USD 54)

Combining the relaxing ambiance of a Japanese-inspired interior with the elegance of a Victorian home, this beautiful accommodation for one guest has everything you need for a cozy stay. The simple charm of the room is complemented with nice amenities including heating and air-conditioning, WiFi access, and a small dedicated workspace. The property is also conveniently located in the heart of a peaceful community, which is within walking distance to a subway station, restaurants, and other city amenities.

Japanese Inspired Single Room
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
272 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in home 1 Bed 1 Guest 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 1

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed was extremely comfortable and i enjoyed a sleep-in due to the heated mattress which was lovely
the room was well prepared and all necessary goods were restocked throughout the trip
cute and cozy room with the softest bedding of all the airbnbs i've stayed at
my overall experience with the japanese inspired single room was amazing
this room offers an impressive experience like a traditional japanese room
super clean and adorable place
extremely pleasant clean charming place
everything was clean perfect and very private
very clean and great location
the house is so clean and the rooms are so well organized
susie is a wonderful host
she is a great host: communicative kind and thoughtful
overall great place and wonderful hosts
susie is kind and generous
susie is kind and very sweet
location is the best
location is close to the subway and easy to find
great location would definitely stay here again
good value for the comfort and central location to everything
also the location is great: convenient and safe
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5. Comfy room in a home near a mall and public transportation (from USD 44)

Enjoy a relaxing stay without breaking the bank by booking a stay in this conveniently located accommodation. The property is close to major highways and public transportation, offering easy access to the airport and the downtown area. The Sherway Gardens Mall is also but a short drive away and it’s where you can find lots of shopping and dining options.

The room features one cozy queen bed to sleep up to two guests, great not just for couples but for solo travelers as well. The common areas include the bathroom, dining room, and fully equipped kitchen, which are shared with the friendly owner. Free parking and WiFi are also available.

NO Cleaning fee! QueenBed, FreeWifi, Prkng,
Etobicoke, Ontario, Canada
585 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it was nice having basic breakfast available
it was clean and in a what seemed to be nice neighborhood
his house was very clean
place is clean and just like the photos
charlie is a wonderful host and the space is clean and comfortable
his house was spotless and he goes the extra mile on security and comfort
charlie was a wonderful host
charlie was an outstanding host
an amazing and helpful host
charlie was an excellent host
charlie was a very kind person and host
charlie's place is perfectly located just 12 minutes from the airport and close to downtown
it was a room in a small house in a good location
would highly recommend to anyone without hesitatio especially given convenient location
his space was clean and close to the city/airport
it was great getting to meet everyone and we were very pleased with the location
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6. Bright and colorful room in an Edwardian home (from USD 40)

Are you looking for a comfortable place to stay in Toronto? Look no further than this bright and colorful room in an Edwardian home. The room can accommodate up to two guests, great for couples or solo trippers. Guests are also welcome to use other parts of the house including a fully equipped modern kitchen and a bathroom with a soaking tub.

The property is located in the vibrant neighborhood of Brockton, providing quick and easy access to many of Toronto’s top restaurants, cafes, bars, clubs, malls, and tourist attractions.

Simply smart 1 or 2 person bedroom
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
342 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
i arrived to a friendly cat sleeping on the bed which was sweet and welcoming
the guest room bed and sofa are comfortable and the bedroom faces a quiet residential street
the room was quite comfortable and the surrounding neighborhood was quiet charming and conveniently accessible to downtown toronto
the room was very spacious too with a big comfortable bed
such a cozy place with good books on the shelves and artistic decor - i felt very at home
the room is clean and decorated very well
leslie's place was quiet clean and cozy
leslie’s house is clean stylish and peaceful
very clean and welcoming home
her house is beautiful and clean and the neighborhood itself is really cute
leslie was a wonderful host
leslie was a wonderful host
she was great at communicating with us and very patient and kind
leslie is a great host who is very friendly and considerate
leslie is a fantastic host
great shopping and food within walking distance
it is also a great location being close to a few public transportation options
the neighborhood is quiet and beautiful and close to downtown
i highly recommend this location
great room in a great location with great cats
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7. Cozy studio apartment with pool, gym, and sauna access (from USD 58)

If you’re planning a solo trip to Toronto and you’re on a tight budget, this is the perfect accommodation for you. It can accommodate up to two guests, which means you can go alone or with a friend and you’ll still have enough space to ensure a relaxing sleep. It has heating and cooling to keep you snug and comfy whatever season you choose to visit. There’s a smart TV and WiFi access so you can “Netflix and chill” if you just want to stay in and relax.

However, if you want to go explore the city, it would be a breeze as it’s centrally located and close to public transportation. You can also choose to stay within the apartment complex and unwind in the pool and sauna or work out in the gym.

Lakeview City Getaway near Airport and Public Transit
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
246 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire condo 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the view from the room is great
the space was cozy with a beautiful night time view
perfect cozy space for couples includes all the amenities you will need and then some
comfortable cozy place to stay with wonderful view
the space was stylish and comfortable
the apt was clean and spacious
clean pretty and with style
the apartment was very clean
very clean and in a great spot
his place was super clean and stylish
the host is friendly and very responsive i would definitely recommend staying here
it's great value for toronto thanks for hosting us
great location close to many top downtown toronto attractions
great location for people landing at the city airport
location is great and a short walk/ride to fun destinations
great place great/safe location
great location easy access and good communication from host
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8. Spacious bedroom in midtown Toronto

Perfect for backpackers looking to explore the vibrant city, this spacious bedroom offers a relaxing place to rest and sleep while visiting Toronto. This accommodation can sleep up to two people. It also comes with useful amenities like heating, cooling, WiFi, and a well-equipped kitchen.

The best thing about it is its central location, which allows guests to easily get to most parts of the city in a jiffy via the bus and subway stations nearby. Restaurants, bars, convenience stores, a mall, and other establishments can easily be reached on foot.

Room Grand Sleek - Midtown
70 reviews  Wifi Available
Private room in rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room was much larger than the photos show and very clean and bright
i wasn't the biggest fan of the neighborhood but the apartment itself was save and clean
very clean and comfortable
very nice and clean place
the place was very clean room was so good
clean and looks better than the ad
overall this place was very clean and check in was easy
great place great host responds quickly and very accommodating
easy access and quick response from host everything was perfect except construction being done nearby
great location at great value
the location of tai's place was really great
tai's house is great near to the subway station i recommend
good quality good price good location
overall accomodation is good close to station which is handy to get about the city
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9. Spectacular downtown high-rise condo

This condo unit, which is good for two people, features great views of the CN Tower and its surrounding area. If you need to get to other parts of Toronto, worry not, because the property is within a walking distance to and from Union Station. It’s also just across a grocery store and within walking distance to a number of places to eat. The rental is fully furnished and comes with its own kitchen and laundry facilities. Guests will also enjoy use of the building’s gym and pool during their stay.

Spectacular Downtown High-Rise Condo!
301 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire condo 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
room has a great view of the cn tower and the water
amazing view very safe apartment
not a deal breaker but definitely important for leafs fans
the shower handle was a wrench but it still worked to be fair
was clean and quiet
very clean cozy appt
the place was clean
the place itself was clean charming and perfectly located
very clean and she was very responsive
the host was communicative and responsive
self checkin was so easy and the host replied quickly
excellent place for value and host was excellent
check in was easy and seamless quick responses by host very helpful and accommodating
the staff in the building was very friendly the parking was simple and free which was great
condo was nice and location was unbeatable
christine's place is great for the location
this place was located in the best area
the location is perfect for a night out downtown
comfortable neat place very centrally located
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10. Modern and trendy condo with a great view

This condo, which can accommodate up to two people, is located right in the Entertainment District of downtown Toronto, making this a great place to set up a base for those who want to explore this area. The train station is also close by to give guests easy access to the rest of what the city can offer. The unit itself comes fully furnished with modern furnishings. There’s a gym that guests can use if they still want to stay on top of their health and a fitness plan even while traveling. There’s also paid parking close to the property.

Modern, Trendy Condo with Great View!
187 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we had both positives and negatives about our stay in this apartment
the apartment is very comfortable and a nice view
cute condo with a nice view and comfy bed
fairly clean just a bit dusty in spots
nice modern and clean condo unit
very clean very convenient good communication
clean and pleasant to be in
the cleanliness was good for the most part it was extremely dusty however
julie is a fantastic host with quick responses
julie is an amazing host and responds quickly to any inquiry
she was a great host & made my stay incredibly easy
very responsive and helpful host
julie was super friendly quick and easy to deal with
great location for anywhere downtown
really good location super nice apartment
great place to stay walking distance of everything
fantastic location and beautiful home
great place very good location
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11. Beautiful room near the Financial District

If you’re traveling to Toronto to do business in or near the Financial District, this might be the property for you. This room for rent, which can fit up to three people, provides guests easy access not just to the Financial District, but also to the Union Station, the Hockey Hall of Fame, the Eaton Center, Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada, and many of the other local attractions in the area. Guests will be sharing use of the common areas in the condo unit, such as the kitchen and the bathroom, with the host. Discounts are offered to long-term guests.

Beautiful room @Union,Financial district
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
168 reviews
Private room in condominium 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the view from the living room is pretty good
the pull-out sofa bed and the bed are super comfortable
the apartment had great views was super comfy and was perfect for our stay
the bed and linens were very comfy as well
great location and amenities such as the pool
everything was clean and comfortable
the condo was very clean and comfortable
the room was clean and bright
everything was super clean
the apartment is spotlessly clean and exactly as pictured
the host is super friendly and nice
karen was a gracious host
karen is a lovely host
karen is a wonderful host
host was kind and was available to answer any questions
the location is amazing
excellent location just steps from acc
a perfect location for exploring downtown toronto a shuttle takes you directly from the airport to union station
great location perfect walk to most major attractions
the location is perfect for exploring the city as it's close to transit union station and shopping
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12. Bright and cozy room in Bloordale

This bright and cozy room has everything you need to ensure a relaxing place to stay during your Toronto trip. It’s clean and comfortable and comes with a double bed to sleep up to two guests. You can also enjoy other nice amenities like free WiFi access, air-conditioning, heating, and access to the shared fully equipped kitchen.

This room rental is located in the trendy Bloordale neighborhood. What makes the location great for visitors is you’ll have easy access to many restaurants, bars, cafes, shops, galleries, clubs, and other attractions.

Cozy bright private Bloordale room w/double bed
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
181 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in townhouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
strong wifi as well
the bedroom was nice with ac and a comfy bed and a table
we stayed for 2 nights and we felt really comfortable with his house
very clean bathroom and kitchen
nice cozy and clean place
the space itself was clean & comfortable
the room was sparkling clean as was the washroom
the house is big and clean the room is bright and wonderful
kind host and very cozy home
rodney is a great host
great host great space
very kind and considerate host
the host was really friendly and understanding as well as fast responds
location is also perfect: only 3 minute walk to subway and three cute cafes
lastly the location is very good -- just a moment's walk from bloor street
the house was very quiet and the location was fantastic
good location and great host
multiple public transportation stops along his street provides an easy way to get around town
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Vacation on a budget

As one of the biggest and most culturally diverse cities in Canada, there’s no denying that there are plenty of things to do, and places to visit in Toronto. Don’t forget the food tours to join as well! All of these, however, come at a cost, and if you’re not careful, your trip can easily take a huge chunk out of your savings. Make the smart choice of booking an affordable place to stay so you can still enjoy your trip to this city, even when on a tight budget.

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