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12 Luxury Airbnbs In New York City - Updated 2020

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Well-known as the cultural, financial and media capital of the world, the City of New York or NYC is undoubtedly the most crowded city in the United States. Skyscrapers to historic landmarks, universities to theatres, restaurants, parks, museums, luxury brands to hot fashion trends, you name it and you have it here. NYC is made up of five boroughs namely, The Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens, and Staten Island. Each of these boroughs is unique with its own historical and cultural significance. Once you are in New York, you can stay in one of the boroughs and explore the soul of the city. For a small group of 4 to a large group of 20, you can find innumerable staying options that are just the perfect blend of luxury and serenity. Check out this great list of luxury Airbnbs in New York City.

1. Stunning vintage apartment in a peaceful neighborhood (from USD 750)

Located in the serene and peaceful Clinton Hill/Ft Greene neighborhood, this vintage apartment includes five bedrooms, a large, open entertainment space, wooden flooring, custom-built dining table, and comfortable designer furniture. The backyard is perfect to catch some sun (If it is summer) or enjoy an outdoor barbecue dinner with friends. It is hardly two minutes’ walk to a CitiBike station on Willoughby and Hall and five minutes walk to the G train, Grocery Stores and the famous Brooklyn Flea market from the apartment. About 10 minutes of walk will take you to Fort Greene Park and 15 minutes to Downtown Brooklyn. Surrounded by some ultimate coffee shops, restaurants and bars such as Pecks, The Gentleman Farmer, Putnam’s Pub & Cooker, the location is perfect for foodies.

3 Story Brooklyn House - Sleeps 10!
Brooklyn, New York, United States
43 reviews
Entire house 0 Beds 5 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a large common area bathrooms were nicely appointed 3 up one down stairs
Cleanliness:
this home is large clean and spacious
what a neat find the place was super clean and had a crazy amount of space
Host:
the manager starr is very nice and accommodating
the host was very helpful and the house was great
beautiful home great stay the manager was very accommodating and the trip overall was lovely
hassle free and non intrusive hosts is always a plus
she was a very friendly person to talk to
Location:
nice place in a great location
great location and perfect size for medium sized groups
we loved the space and location
the house is very spacious and the location was great
great location and lovely home
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2. Plush apartment with a beautiful rooftop terrace (from USD 500)

Situated in one of the best neighborhoods of New York, Park Slope, this huge property boasts of imported European furniture, a Jacuzzi bathtub, stereo and a flat-screen TV, appliances including washer/dryer, dishwasher, and central air conditioning and heating system. Guests can access the large balconies and two huge rooftop terraces, with stunning views of trees and skyscrapers. The terrace is also equipped with a large barbecue grill and table which seats six/eight people. Close to most major subway lines, the apartment is just 12 minutes away from Manhattan, Chinatown, Wall Street, World Trade Centre and 20 minutes away from Times Square or Coney Island.

*Discount* Huge, 5BR Multi-Terrace Sunny LEGAL Apt
Brooklyn, New York, United States
199 reviews
Entire apartment 6 Beds 5 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
an eleventh person was very comfortable on an air mattress for a one night stay
comfortable beds amazing rooftop views 5 minute walk to the barclays center
the beds were extremely comfortable and there was no noise to keep us awake at night
5 bathrooms when sharing with non-family members
the beds were comfortable and the bathrooms and kitchen were equipped with everything we needed
Cleanliness:
everything was clean and well equipped
house was very clean on arrival
incredibly comfortable and clean
the beds were comfortable and the unit was clean
bed were comfy bathroom clean kitchen well furnished
Host:
yves’s property manager was very responsive and made us feel welcomed
tony our host/manager was exceptionally helpful and welcoming
tony (the manager) is extremely helpful and friendly
thank you for hosting us
he was also very helpful and prompt in replying to any questions we had
Location:
great location near barclays center and associated metro stations
great location--right next to atlantic ave station
the location was perfect with excellent transport links within a short walk
the location is wonderful - very close to all types of restaurants shops and the subway
amazing location and well appointed townhome
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3. Eco-friendly triplex with a tree house (from USD 1217)

This beautiful eco triplex in Brooklyn is suited for twelve guests and it has a roof deck that offers 360-degree views of the city and it is shaded by a pergola. The house also includes a small bridge over a natural water feature with native fish and turtles. With a landscaped garden and natural swimming pool in the backyard, don’t be surprised to see a treehouse inside the property. The interior offers traditional charm with antique wood floors, clay walls, and large bright sunny rooms. Pamper yourself in a large soaking tub and a glass-walled shower and heal your mind and body with free Yoga sessions. You can also avail massive discounts at the yoga studio and spa around the corner. The property has easy access to the subway and local shopping and restaurants.

Beautiful eco triplex w/green roof. Free yoga/spa.
Brooklyn, New York, United States
56 reviews
Entire house 5 Beds 5 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
tons of room tons of amenities tons of great gathering places unlike any hotel rooms and most airbnb's
the kids loved the pool turtles and fish
we found it comfortable and the green features and pool (and turtles) were delightful
the top floor bedrooms did only have fans and were warmer
great location for a mini-reunion of college friends and the kids loved the natural pool turtles and fish
Cleanliness:
it was so very clean well equipped and plenty of room for 6 adults and 2 children
Host:
our host made us feel very welcome
loretta is a nice host
they were very helpful
loretta was a great host
the owners were very nice and communicative
Location:
the location was terrific
what a great location and cool space
this place is a paradise in the city
the location was fantastic with lots to do in the area and only minutes to central manhattan by subway
the location was excellent and we really enjoyed the outdoor spaces
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4. Stylish house perfect for a large group (from USD 415)

Best suited for 16+ guests, this super spacious house is apt for a large group. This five-bedroom, three bath house has a huge living space, kitchen and a backyard. Walkable distance to Kings Theatre, Flatbush junction, restaurants that serve American/Caribbean/Italian food, McDonald’s and Apple Bees, the house is located a bit away from the city. You can take a train to all the popular spots in New York such as Brooklyn Museum, Botanical Gardens, Brooklyn Academy of Music, Brooklyn Bridge Park, Penn Station (Madison Square Garden), Time Square, Barclays Center and the like.

Family Gather 5 bedrooms 3 full baths
Brooklyn , New York, United States
57 reviews
Entire house 9 Beds 5 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we were a group of 13 and the 5 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms were perfect
the apartment was definitely able to accommodate our needs with the 5 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms combined
secondly while some of our friends slept great some complained about uncomfortable beds or noise keeping people up
Cleanliness:
very clean and modern interiors
sparkling clean and lots of space
it was spacious clean and modern
awesome place clean & had everything we needed
house was clean when we checked in
Host:
daveth was a great host
daveth is a great host
daveth was a really good host and answered all questions immediately
daveth is a great host very reactive and accommodating
our host was great in communicating with us
Location:
and was close enough in proximity to the subway & an easy walk to reach
daveth's place was lovely close to the subway station and also very secure
strongly recommend you consider this location if visiting nyc
it is close to the subway and a great place to stay to see brooklyn and new york
it was clean and close to the grocery store and public transportation
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5. Beautiful townhouse in the heart of Brooklyn Heights (from USD 925)

Located in the heart of Brooklyn Heights, a few blocks away from the Brooklyn Bridge and minutes away from Manhattan, this charming 200-year-old clapboard house is one of the highly sought-after vacation homes. Ideal for families or groups, the house can host up to 16+ guests and it has 5 bedrooms, 12 beds, and 5.5 baths. The beautiful yard with a gas grill for summer barbecues, a piano in the living room, two whirlpool bathtubs, fully equipped cook’s kitchen with two sinks, quiet backyard space to relax and a basement playroom for kids are additional highlights. The neighborhood is just about 30 minutes away from New York’s major airports.

Your own townhouse in Bklyn Heights
Brooklyn, New York, United States
64 reviews
Entire house 12 Beds 5 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the house is incredibly spacious and was extremely comfortable for our group of 9
Cleanliness:
it was very clean comfortable
bright and clean
inside was spacious and clean
her place is gorgeous and sparkling clean we had an amazing stay
amy's incredible home is exactly as in the photos; clean comfy and with all the necessary items
Host:
amy was a wonderful host
amy was a wonderful host & her house is gorgeous
amy is an outstanding host always available and quick to reply
she was very accommodating and every thing was ready for us when we arrived
amy was available and responsive for any questions we had
Location:
the location was excellent
a short distance to the waterfront walking distance to stores and great restaurants
great place in a great location
it is located in a really cool neighbourhood in brooklyn heights
amazing location we enjoyed the place and area
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6. Beautiful house with an outdoor rooftop deck

This triplex in Clinton Hall might be all that you need for a perfect vacation stay. With a large living and dining room, five bedrooms, well-lit spaces, and an outdoor rooftop deck, this beautiful house in a chic neighborhood will be perfect for a large group of 14 guests. As this is a walk-up property without an elevator, it is best suited for only those who can climb the steps. Subways are at a walking distance and so are the myriad restaurants and cafes in the neighborhood. You can also enjoy a quiet walk through the tree-lined area and enjoy the sight of the historic brownstone buildings.

Beautiful 3000 SF Triplex house in Clinton Hill
Brooklyn, New York, United States
20 reviews
Entire house 6 Beds 5 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
absolutely beautiful space - and an outdoor rooftop deck perfect for a large group -huge rooms
beautiful rooms a great roof deck in a vibrant part of brooklyn
the apartment is in a great area with lots of restaurants cafes and bodegas
we had a great stay at ami’s huge apartment in brooklyn
Cleanliness:
it was extremely clean with tons of space
the house is beautiful clean and ami's is very responsive
Host:
thanks for being a great host ami we will be back
ami also was a great host helping us out with everything that we need
ami was a great host he responded immediately when i sent a question or comment
Location:
the location is outstanding
cool place to stay and close to downtown manhattan
good location for shops and subway
close to public transportation in an attractive neighborhood with many excellent restaurants
the location is amazing with two traisn just a few blocks away and 10 minutes from the city
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7. Gorgeous house with a cool decor (from USD 1050)

This super stylish house has an uber cool and modern decor along with a pleasant color scheme. Best suited for a large group of 16+ guests, the house has 7 bedrooms, 2 fully equipped kitchens, huge backyard, hardwood floors, and granite counters. The property is just 10 minutes away from Manhattan by car or train. You can also find a good bunch of restaurants, lounges, cafes, and shopping centers around. Citi bikes, subway station, and bus station are a few minutes away from the house. It will take you half an hour to both the airports. So if you are looking for a comfortable house for a large group with all the basic amenities, this one is for you.

New York I Love You 7 Bedrooms
Brooklyn, New York, United States
133 reviews
Entire house 11 Beds 7 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
most of the rooms have ac which is great
wifi/cable didn't work initially but it was fixed fast so it was not a big problem
we felt like kings/queens sleeping in this home in bed stuy
our team contains six chinese families everyone of us has his independent space feels very comfortable in the house
this brooklyn house was great there are tons of beds so it fit 12 adults extremely comfortably
Cleanliness:
very nice and clean space
house is clean lots of room lots of towels
the house is beautiful clean and spacious
overall the apartments were clean and very comfortable
the home was stocked with clean bed and bath linen dishes and pots and pans
Host:
host was very responsive and accommodating of our schedule
very friendly people responding to our requests 4
nina was a perfect host and her place is an absolute dream
the host is easy to contact and made sure we had everything we needed prior to arrival
hosts were great very responsive
Location:
its located in a great location
good location near the metro
the location was excellent
location was great and very convenient with access to many public transportation options
great place nice location close to subways
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8. Modern town-home with private outdoor space

This spacious apartment is located in prime Williamsburg. With eight large bedrooms, three 50" TVs with fast Wi-Fi, three kitchens, dining rooms and living rooms each and a private outdoor patio with seating options, this super comfortable modern town-home is tucked a bit away from the loudest part of the city. However, you are close to a good bunch of bars and restaurants. You can satiate your dumplings cravings at the nearby M Noodle Shop or enjoy a glass of exotic wine at DeStefano’s Steakhouse. Subway is just a block away from the apartment and you can walk down to Greenpoint, Bushwick and probably all of Williamsburg. The place is great for couples, families and business travelers.

MODERN TOWN-HOME 8BR/5BA + TERRACE Williamsburg
Brooklyn, New York, United States
41 reviews
Entire house 11 Beds 16 Guests 8 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms

9. Gorgeous Victorian home

Head towards the tree-lined historic district of Ditmas Park, and stay in this expansive Victorian house. Best suited for nine guests, the house is equipped with luxurious amenities including a Duxiana king bed, a custom-built kitchen with a nook, a living room with a huge flat-screen TV and massive leather sectional. The pool and hot tub are private for guests. The kitchen is well-equipped with all the basic cooking utensils including silverware, dishwasher, microwave, and oven. You can also relax in the garden or the backyard, which has a barbecue grill. The house is just one block away from the Q train in Brooklyn. Prospect Park and Coney Island are short subway rides away. Cortelyou Road is the major shopping street close by, with a greenmarket that’s held every Sunday.

Ditmas Park Victorian
Brooklyn, New York, United States
10 reviews
Entire house 5 Beds 9 Guests 5 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

10. Shelter in an incredible place (from USD 500)

Located in the beautiful neighborhood of SoHo, this Airbnb will definitely have everything you need. Its minimalist design is charming and inviting. With three cozy bedrooms, you and your companions will definitely be given the good night’s sleep you deserve, which is important if you want to spend your holiday immersing yourself in the vibrant city of New York. Take advantage of the sauna and the soaking tub in the loft’s bathroom and let it invigorate you. This loft will make you realize that New York truly is the dream!

Shelter in An Incredible Place.
New York, United States
80 reviews
Entire loft 3 Beds 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the loft is huge and very comfortable we had an incredible time
a nearly pro kitchen huge fridge and a large dining room table makes eating in an easy luxury
Cleanliness:
very clean and spotless
the apartment was super clean quiet and comfortable
if clean lines and minimalism are your thing you will love it
place was super clean and quiet inside despite being above the street
on top of that the place was clean spacious and elegant
Host:
james was an amazing host
james is a great host
james was quick and helpful
james was very responsive when we had questions
james is a great host
Location:
the location is wonderful
awesome location right in the middle of soho's shopping district
great location near lots of shopping
great location close to shopping restaurants and subway
great place fun location right in the middle of some posh soho shopping
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11. Gorgeous apartment in the West Village (from USD 652)

This grand apartment in the West Village has a private rooftop overlooking the city’s magnificent skyline. If you do not feel like heading out, just head up to your rooftop with a cold beer and admire the Empire State Building from there. Inside the accommodation, there is an indoor fireplace so you do not have to worry about chilly nights. Take advantage of the wonderful infrared sauna to give yourself a relaxing experience and use the luxurious walk-in closet to store your belongings. If you want a luxurious New York City experience, then this apartment is definitely the one for you!

West Village 2 Bed & Private Roof
New York, United States
46 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
this modern apartment was recently renovated very nicely with modern furnishings and appliances
that was fantastic except that the beds did not have mattress pads
the bed was super comfy
otherwise bathrooms are quite modern and well done
i enjoyed lots of time on the beautiful roof and the kitchen was well-stocked for cooking
Cleanliness:
everything was very clean and amazing closet spaces
wish the outdoor space was cleaner ended up having to clean up ourselves to be able to use it
Host:
somar is a great host
somar was a good host
somar is a fantastic host
somar is a great host and his repsond time is amazing
the house has everything and more and somar is a great host who is accommodating
Location:
our favorite location in manhattan
the apartment location is fantastic
the bleecker location is excellent
amazing place and great location
fantastic location and a beautiful space
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12. Well-lit home in the quiet Park Slope Street

Head to this stunning Brooklyn Brownstone, best suited for 9 guests. This classy home located in the calm and quiet Park Slope Street comprises of four bedrooms, two baths, and a kitchen. The triplex has the main private entry at the parlor level. With 12’ ceilings, French doors and southern exposure in the living room, it is all bright and well-lit. An open kitchen/dining room overlooks an outdoor terrace. Free street parking will be an added advantage. You can walk for five minutes through this tree lined block to reach the subway and it will easily connect you to the rest of Brooklyn and Manhattan. Brooklyn Museum, Botanical gardens, The Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM) and Barclays Center are all at walking distance.

Stunning Brooklyn Brownstone
Brooklyn, New York, United States
26 reviews
Entire house 7 Beds 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the townhouse is super comfortable on a quiet tree-lined street in park slope it is quintessential brooklyn
three beautiful floors with nice bathrooms and comfortable beds
Cleanliness:
very clean and well equipped house for a group of 8
wayne’s house was sparkling clean with sufficient amenities
this was a beautiful home extremely clean and comfortable
place was clean and looked even more beautiful than the pictures
very clean home and conveniently located in brooklyn
Host:
allard was a perfect host
wayne was fantastic quick to response and very helpful
he was too kind to ask us to use anything we needed from his kitchen
it perfectly met our needs and he was very communicative throughout the process
Location:
the location is fantastic
incredibly comfortable spot in an amazing location
this place is spectacular great location in park slope
great location - so close to many great spots and a quick subway into soho
gorgeous brownstone in charming park slope location surrounded by unique restaurants boutiques and green spaces
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Redefining luxury

Be it a close-to-home break or a long-distance vacation trip, New York has everything to appease the tourist in you. The city that shouts luxury is not complete without its ultra-chic staying options in the neighborhood. Book one of the vacation rentals above and make your trip a memorable one.

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Babitha works as an Editor/Publications Manager for a Canadian-based company. Travelling has always been her passion, and she loves being called a hodophile. Exploring new places, meeting people,...Read more

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