Top 8 Comfortable Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Manhattan, NY - Updated 2023

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Just the words ‘New York’ bring about another name in mind; Manhattan, of course! Well, it isn’t surprising why this popular borough has brought so much attention to itself - just look at the big-name attractions it holds! From the well-known Central Park, to the elegant Empire State Building, and lastly the gothic St. Patrick’s Cathedral; Manhattan is as charming and charismatic as everyone says. Give this soulful borough a chance, for it is not every day we get to admire a beauty like this! Without further ado, let’s take a look at the top 10 most comfortable and stylish Airbnb vacation rentals that will guarantee a pleasant stay.

1. Sunny beach house type room in the Upper West Side

The perfect neighbourhood to reside in just a block away from Central Park, the Upper West Side is extremely safe with an endless supply of restaurants and cafes just round the corner. Relish in this full Queen bed with lovely crisp sheets. The private room is spacious and airy, with three large windows for natural light to always flow in. The shared living room in this vacation rental is filled with books on a unique-looking book shelf, and decorated cheerfully with colourful pillows on a plush grey couch. The kitchen is painted in a light calming green, a scenic colour to be doing some serious cooking. It is fully equipped with a stove, oven and refrigerator, the many glasses and porcelain cups all neatly displayed for your convenience.

Sunny Beach House type room on UWS
New York, United States
289 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in rental unit 2 Beds 1 Guest 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 1

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
bright corner room with lots of natural light and great views from two windows
the most comfortable bed in a beautiful spacious light filled room
the bedroom was comfortable and provided a great view of the city
the bed was super comfortable and i loved seeing the dozen of roses blooming in my room
her guest room is light and airy with peaceful skyline views
outstanding in communication and a very clean appartement
everything was clean and organized
we had clean sheets and towels upon our arrival
very clean bright and comfortable room
her house was very clean and quiet
she is a gracious knowledgeable host
she was a kind and helpful host
she is a great host gives good recommendations
caitlin is a great host
she is so attentive and caring
the location is wonderful close to subways and central park
great apartment located close to central park
the location was great because i wanted to be close to central park
within easy walking distance to subway
being situated less than two blocks from central park and close to the subway makes this place ideal
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2. Unique and artsy private room in Washington Heights (from 74 USD)

This amazingly large vacation rental apartment is cosy and has a suburban feel to it - it is extremely clean and organised! Apart from the big fluffy bed, this private room also includes a designer settee, wardrobe, two drawers, as well as a flat-screen TV with DVD and cable. The dining area consists of a unique table and bench for you to enjoy your meals. Fancy a glass of wine? The generous host has got it all ready! A small study area is provided if you have to rush through any last-minute work during a vacation.

Huge 12 by 18 Ft Room in Manhattan!

Address: Washington Heights, Manhattan, NY (see map)

Price: from 74 USD

Number of Guests: 2

Access: 10 minutes from the 1 train

3. Colourful & vibrant studio in Greenwich Village (from 227 USD)

This exquisite Airbnb apartment for 2 is located in a charming and safe neighbourhood with public transit just a few blocks away. Vibrantly and cheerfully designed, the small cosy nook of this private apartment sits a bed with fresh linen sheets and a small TV if things get boring. Cute and lovely paintings line the crisp white walls of this comfortable vacation rental. Sit back on this mini cushion chair, or leave it for decoration purposes! A small drawer is also provided for extra storage space. A fully equipped kitchen is present if you are feeling for some home-cooked food. Alternatively, there are many cafes and restaurants located at walking distances if you would like a taste of Manhattan. The sparkling-clean blue titled bathroom consists of a bathtub for you to soak in after a long tiring day.

Greenwich Village Colorful Studio

Address: Greenwich Village, Manhattan, NY

Price: from 227 USD

Number of Guests: 2

Access: a couple of blocks away from subway lines 1 (Christopher St station & 14th St/6th Ave station), 2-3 (14th St/6th Ave station)

4. Artsy & cosy apartment in Midtown East (from 221 USD)

Just steps away from the United Nations, Crysler building, Grand Central and subway lines, this artsy Airbnb studio is spacious and quiet. Welcome! The generous host leaves a small door gift and hopes you have a pleasant stay in his beloved home. A large couch for relaxing in and a very interesting plastic container box used as a coffee table, this cosy studio is indeed something special. Just steps away from the living area and you will arrive at your interestingly designed bedroom. Two funky skateboards are hung right on top of the bed, and we secretly wonder if we are allowed to use them for some skateboarding. The kitchen is fully equipped and available for use if you have the sudden urge to whip up a feast.

Cosy Artist Studio

Address: Midtown East, Manhattan, NY (see map)

Price: from 221 USD

Number of Guests: 3

Access: steps away from subway station at the 53rd St and 3rd Avenue

5. Charming apartment in West Village (from 221 USD)

Located at the cosiest neighbourhood in Manhattan, the streets that line this charming neighbourhood are very safe and quiet. The stylish and sleek decor of the open-concept living room looks edgy and cool. Notice the big skull painting on the wall and the shimmering disco-light-ball. Enter the single bedroom and be greeted by a soft fluffy bed decked in white crisp fresh sheets. Located at the side of the room is a full length mirror for you to check yourself out, a cute mannequin to try out your outfits before you even need to strip, and an iMac big enough for you to play games. The host has generously decorated the apartment with books related to fashion and celebrities. Grab one to pass time if things are starting to look a little boring in this well-furnished Airbnb apartment.

Charming apartment at west village

Address: West Village, Manhattan, NY (see map)

Price: from 221 USD

Number of Guests: 3

Access: subway at 14th St within a 7-minute walk

6. Modern & cosy apartment in Hell's Kitchen (from 202 USD)

Located at a vibrant midtown area, this newly renovated vacation rental offers all the necessary modern amenities for a perfect stay. Laze around our potted plant friend by lounging on this sleek and chic cushioned bench. The first bedroom is well decorated with a comfortable full sized bed and full length mirror. This room also includes a flat-screen TV. The second bedroom is simple and neat - despite not having a fancy TV or full length mirror - this peaceful haven will still provide you with the ultimate slumber. The bathroom provides you with all the basic toiletries in case you have forgotten to bring any.

Apartment in Times Square

Address: Hell’s Kitchen, Manhattan, NY (see map)

Price: from 202 USD

Number of Guests: 4

Access: less than 5 minutes’ walking distance to 34th Street Hudson Yards Subway Station

7. Amazing 1-bedroom in the Upper West Side (from 194 USD)

Located at a picturesque block in the Upper West Side of Manhattan, take your time to explore and discover the hidden gems of this charming neighbourhood. With a slight tinge of modern furnishes in this rustic living space, this bright Airbnb apartment even has a fireplace to keep you toasty when it gets cold. The window in the living room has a few potted plants lining the edge, and a soft natural glow to it from the greenery outside. A neat and simple space; this bedroom includes a small window for a flash of greenery to add some colour to the plain white walls. The bathroom is furnished beautifully with light brown marble titles. A separate shower space is included to prevent the floors from getting wet when showering.

Amazing 1-bedroom near Central Park

Address: Upper West Side, Manhattan, NY (see map)

Price: from 194 USD

Number of Guests: 2

Access: steps to B&C trains

8. Large charming apartment in the Upper West Side (from 127 USD)

Located on a quiet block in Manhattan, indulge in this comfortable large Airbnb private room in this 2-bedroom apartment home. Extremely cute and lovely, this private room has been decorated by your friendly host. With vibrant sheets and a large chalk board as a wall, she has doodled her warm welcome right behind your comfy bed. The cute doodles scribbled on the walls also serve as a written tour of the host telling you more about this charming functional room. Head out to the living room and visit the mini “bar” outside, a wide array of drinks that will always be fully stocked. The lovely host is an easy-going bartender in the city, so be sure to let her show you her skills! The kitchen is fully equipped and always fully stocked; be more than welcome to use anything you find to cook yourself a wonderful dinner or just to grab coffee on your way out for sightseeing.

Large UWS Apartment close to Central Park

Address: Upper West Side, Manhattan, NY (see map)

Price: from 127 USD

Number of Guests: 2

Access: steps to B & C trains

More of Manhattan please!

Whether it was the famous shows that have revolved around it (we are talking Gossip Girl and Friends), or the oh-so-stunning attractions, we will never be able to grasp the magic Manhattan holds. This captivating borough has enticed the hearts of many, and we hope it has become more alluring for you since you now know about these Airbnb vacation rentals! Whether it is a short or long stay, we definitely hope it will be an enriching and fulfilling one for you!

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