In The Heart Of The City: 16 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals in Memphis, TN - Updated 2021

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Home to the first rock legend that changed the course of music for all eternity, you can still see remnants of the famed Elvis Presley decades after his passing - from intricately carved stone statues to museums erected in loving memory of the charismatic rock star, Memphis has long been the birthplace of many successful musicians, and one look at the colorful disco bars rife with youthful energy and nightclubs illuminated with vibrant neon lights will tell you why! During your trip, you must check out all the amazing attractions here, including beautiful parks, landmarks, restaurants and the top art museums in Memphis, Tennessee.

Stay in the midst of all the action with these top Airbnbs in Memphis that are in the heart of the city.

1. Memphis home with historic detailing (from USD 86)

Take advantage of this historic stay near the center of the downtown region in Memphis, for all of the travel action you’re looking to make your own while you’re in the region! Make an entire apartment your own for the complete duration of your stay in the region, where you’ll be treated to a wonderful assemblage of onsite amenities, as well as to the winning proximity to everything that the vicinity has to offer both the foreigner and the local alike! Render the distance between yourself and hospitable satisfaction a short one, when you elect to choose this well-lit apartment for yourself, the next time you’re in the Memphis area.

Among the first-class amenities you’ll discover onsite is the provision of complimentary, wireless Internet access, as well as a stocked kitchen, television, bevy of laundry essentials, free parking on the premises, and more! There’s a desk space if you’re looking to get some work done while you’re in the area, and it’s difficult to beat all of the sun coming through the windows during the sunny portions of the year!

Originally constructed in 1910, but since then renovated to include all of the modern amenities you’d expect from a stay of its caliber, this stay exists close to several of the tourist and historic locations you can’t miss when you’re in the area. These sites include the Civil Rights Museum, as well as their virtually unrivaled selection of restaurants, bars, museums, and more! There also exists a wonderful variety of recreational opportunities in the vicinity, for those looking to stay active and fit during their stay. You’ll be especially safe at this privilege of an Airbnb stay, given the fact that the space itself is protected by digital locks! Catch Memphis fever and get yourself and one other guest of choice to this affordable Airbnb stay, before it’s booked for the next holiday!

Historic Details with Modern Comforts in Midtown!
Memphis, Tennessee, United States
268 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
surprisingly the ac cooled off both rooms well
all amenities included and lovely little added touches in the bathroom & kitchen
wish there was a small couch in the living room to snuggle
we had an absolutely lovely stay at tim’s apartment
the apartment looks just like the pictures
clean and tidy apartment
very clean in a quiet building
it is very clean with modern kitchen and bathroom
his place was very clean and just as as described
the apartment was very clean and the house was just as described
tim is a great host
thanks to the host
great place great host great experience
julie was the one responding to us and she was helpful nice and quick
the host team are fantastic and always super helpful and communicative
great location in the heart of midtown
nice place great location very central to everything
this is a great location
really enjoyed the location great distance from everything we wanted to visit
liked the apartment and location a lot it's great being close to overton square and crosstown
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2. Professionally decorated condo in downtown (from USD 105)

During your Memphis vacation, book a stay at this professionally decorated condo located in the heart of the downtown area. Suitable for a small family or a group of friends, this rental can accommodate up to five guests. Guests have access to a well-appointed living area, a full and modern kitchen, a cozy dining area, a luxurious bedroom and a well-equipped bathroom. A short walk will take you to many downtown attractions like Civil Rights Museum, Orpheum Theater, Beale Street, and more.

Comfy Cozy Downtown Condo 🍁 Perfect for Fall 🍁
Memphis, Tennessee, United States
226 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a very comfy bed couch and efficient air con
the bed is amazingly comfortable
bridget's abode was so much more than that stylish comfortable and inspiring
the furniture is very comfortable and the apartment was spotless
really nice apartment in a cool building right next door to the south main arts district
the apartment was clean and spacious
very clean good bed nice shower
the apartment was very clean and was exactly what we were looking for
the apartment itself was comfortable clean and quiet
we very much enjoyed our stay everything was very clean and set up very nicely
this host really wants you to feel comfortable and at home
thank you for hosting us
this is the place bridget was an awesome host
and her list of local spots was so helpful
we enjoyed our time bridget was super responsive to any questions
close to all attractions
perfect location - you can walk everywhere
the location is perfect
perfect location all the best eats are walking distance
the location is great- just a few minutes walk to beale st
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3. Hipster home in Cooper-Young (from 60 USD)

Being 103 years-old has its own perks - huge windows and a touch of rustic agedness to say the least! The couches are made from genuine leather - sturdy to the touch and soft to lounge on, making it a homely spot to chill next to the fireplace. Grab a book from the floor to ceiling bookshelf, and make a nest in your comfy queen sleeper on cold winter afternoons. If the weather clears up, head out to the patio for a whiff of fresh air!

Hipster Home

Address: Cooper-Young (see map)

Price: from 60 USD

Number of Guests: 2

4. The fresh redux near Overton Park (from 127 USD)

You definitely can’t miss this flat while passing by the area of Overton Park - the crimson hues that decorate the exterior of this luxury Airbnb in Memphis are an eye-catcher under the cool autumn shade! Featuring a roomy interior for a crowd of six, you can make a bed fortress on the sofa sleepers, or your own luxurious queen-sized bed that is lined with freshly sunned linens. Relax on the porch with a read in hand, as you swing to the melodic tunes of your favourite indie playlists.

The Fresh Redux

Address: Near Overton Park

Price: from 127 USD

Number of Guests: 6

5. Luxury downtown apartment with pool access (from USD 151)

Suitable for both leisure and business travelers, this elegant apartment in downtown Memphis is perfect for a memorable stay. Guests staying at this property also have access to a patio that offers beautiful views, a swimming pool and a tennis court. The apartment has an elegantly decorated living area that flows into a modern kitchen and dining area, a plush bedroom and a lovely bathroom. Many amazing bars and restaurants are located at a walking distance from this property.

😊 Explore Downtown on Foot🚶‍♂🚗
Memphis, Tennessee, United States
83 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful apartment with thoughtful amenities
it so bright clean the couch and bed are extremely comfortable
very clean nice place
very clean & comfortable place to stay
plenty of space very clean too many updates and added touches to list
place was spotless and stylish in a great location
the accommodations were very nice clean comfortable and had everything you'll need
james was a great host and responds swiftly
james was a excellent host and communicated effectively
james a great host checking to ensure that we had everything we needed
what a great place james was a superb host and great with communication
great location - nice space
within walking distance to most attractions
great location - easy walking distance to beale street restaurants and bars
excellent location can walk to many local attractions
great location in walking distance to a lot of things to do
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6. Spacious apartment near Beale Street (from 84 USD)

Situated just around the corner of Madison Avenue, you are steps away from the grand Orpheum Theatre and the vibrant Beale Street, which is one of the best things to do in Memphis. With a long dining table and plenty of space for the kids to run around in the rooftop veranda, perhaps it’s not such a bad idea to bring along your family of four this summer for an awesome getaway in the heart of the city. After a long day of exploring, retreat back to your bedrooms with cozy queen-sized and single bed sleepers for you to snuggle up in.

Spacious Apartment

Address: Beale Street

Price: from 84 USD

Number of Guests: 4

7. Cozy condominium with free secured parking (from USD 151)

Nestled within walking distance to many shops, restaurants, and local attractions, this condominium welcomes up to four people for a cozy stay in downtown Memphis. The condo is equipped with one bedroom and one bathroom along with other amenities such as a fully equipped kitchen for your cooking needs and a spacious living room for your relaxation. When you do not feel like going outside, you can simply lay down on the couch and turn on the television to stream your favorite Netflix movies. If you drive a car, you are entitled to free secured parking.

►Boho Condo~Downtown~Gated Parking◄
Memphis, Tennessee, United States
285 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire condominium (condo) 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautifully decorated spacious apartment with plenty of coffee pods tea bags
they provided coffee and tea the linens and bedding were so comfortable and beautiful
there is a washing machine and dryer should you need it and a good shower
wonderful amenities throughout comfy beds linens
the bed was very comfortable and had plenty of room for us to spread out our stuff
very clean and tidy
it was very clean and smelled amazing
the condo was immaculately clean and smelled really refreshing
the condo was so clean and so updated
great place very clean and quiet
hosts responded quickly and were great
mallory and tripp were wonderful hosts
great place and great host
mallory and tripp were great host
host was outstanding and communicated well
great location right in downtown close to everything
beautiful apartment close to all things downtown
perfect location good restaurants and bars near to the place
great location and comfortable accommodations
perfect size and location to everything
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8. Rustic loft in Downtown Memphis (from 69 USD)

Situated within walking distance from picturesque restaurants and tourist spots, this spacious loft is perfect for the journeying couple looking for an atmospheric spot to rest for the night. Let the romantic, jazzy vibes envelop you as you rest up on the cushy double bed after a long day of traveling. The main living area is a shared space with the friendly host, Sarah, so feel free to share your own travel experiences with her!

Rustic Loft

Address: Downtown Memphis (see map)

Price: from 69 USD

Number of Guests: 2

9. Vintage loft in Downtown Memphis (from 56 USD)

Built near a gushing river and bustling nightlife scene, this vintage loft is great for solo travelers and gal pals alike. The closet is stocked full of cushions for a good old pillow fight, and the double bed makes for a cozy cuddle corner if you’re cold. If you find that the sleep monster is still clinging onto you, wake yourself up with a cup of hot coffee from the kitchen. Paired with a warm shower, it’s bound to get you refreshed for a new day of exploring!

Vintage Loft

Address: Downtown Memphis (see map)

Price: from 56 USD

Number of Guests: 2

10. Historic riverfront loft near the Mississippi River (from 83 USD)

Featuring a high-ceiling interior, immerse yourself in a relaxed way of life here in this rustic loft for a crowd of four. With your own private movie theater and a large collection of classic films, feel free to lounge around on lazy Sunday afternoons with a drink from the well-stocked kitchen. The double beds are soft airbeds lined with comfortable sheets, so you can lay your worries to rest as you spend a peaceful night here!

Historic Riverfront Loft

Address: Near Mississippi River (see map)

Price: from 83 USD

Number of Guests: 4

11. Mini flat in Normal Station (from 78 USD)

Compact and small with just enough room for a small family of four, take a trip down to the quaint residential neighborhood of Normal Station, where you are mere steps away from the blooming Botanical Gardens. The living room is decorated with vintage trinkets from the hosts’ personal collection, complete with a lounge chair and cushy sofa. The queen-sized beds are something to look forward to every night - you can fall asleep to the gentle glow of the midnight moon after a long day of exploring.

Mini Flat

Address: Normal Station (see map)

Price: from 78 USD

Number of Guests: 4

12. Heart of downtown Memphis stay (from USD 127)

In the heart of downtown Memphis, this stay exists as equal parts thrilling and entirely rejuvenating, and can easily transform your next trip Memphis into an unforgettable adventure! Take easy advantage of this uniquely satisfying Airbnb stay in Tennessee, for sensational access to all of the sights and sounds that you’re looking to make your own. A getaway entirely world-class in nature, and readily affordable, this estate proves as effortless an excuse as any when it comes to immersing you in the easy living that Memphis makes routine.

Four guests will find that enjoyment is as easy as this one bedroom stay, complete with two beds and a private bath. You’ll have the entire condominium to yourself, an escape that comes complete with a wonderful series of winning amenities. Onsite, you’ll discover wireless Internet access, free parking on the premises, cable television, laundry essentials, and a stocked kitchen, as well as a contemporary ambiance, ideal for those looking to experience this unique flavor of Memphis hospitality.

Nearby, you’ll soon discover all of the unique attractions, waiting to transform your vacation in Memphis into lifelong memories! Your friendly front doors are only minutes from all of the restaurants, pubs, bars, cafes, historic landmarks, retail venues, and recreational opportunities you came to visit, and the neighborhood of your estate itself promises safety and security, for the complete duration of your stay. No matter what you’re looking to visit while you’re in the Memphis region, be it The Orpheum, the local Civil Right Museum, Tom Lee Park, or the Fedex forum, you’ll find a dynamic new attraction virtually around every corner, when you make the distance between you and downtown Memphis as short as the distance between yourself and easy enjoyment in Tennessee! Make this perfect downtown stay your own, cross Memphis area memories from your travel bucket list.

☆☆FreeCoffee+GatedParking! Perfect Getaway!☆☆
Memphis, Tennessee, United States
368 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed and couch were super comfy and the shower was hot i would highly recommend to anyone
the apartment is just lovely :) air con was on so place was comfortable and cool when we arrived
the apartment was comfortable and had everything we needed for our stay
the apartment itself is very comfortable with a full kitchen and laundry and all necessary amenities
the condo is decorated nicely loved the vinyl display and the chandelier in the living room
very clean and comfortable
the apartment was clean and comfortable
jon’s place was very clean and beautiful
it was neat clean and comfortable
the place is also really clean and comfortable
very thoughtful hosts
great spot to experience memphis jon was a great host
the host responds quickly and sent us some great recommendations for good food
great local tips from our host and easy access
amazing host some of the best in memphis
the location is fantastic
great location you can walk to everything
close to many cool spots
walking distance to beale and close to some super restaurants
great place close to everything
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13. Ancient mansion in Central Gardens (from USD 75)

If you’re looking for a mansion Airbnb in Memphis, consider staying at this rental. Located in the flourishing neighborhood of Central Gardens lies the old mansion designed by Neander Montgomery Woods, Jr., a renowned architect in Memphis. Despite its unassuming exterior, the interior is newly refurbished and sports a fresh, pastel-tinged look. After a long day of traveling, rest your aching feet on the luxurious queen-sized sleeper - there’s even a bowl of fresh fruits for you to munch on. For the Pokèmon Masters, this house is a Pokè-stop, so it’s time for you to stock up on all the Pokèballs that you need!

Private Suite of Historic Midtown Home!
Memphis, Tennessee, United States
101 reviews  Wifi Available
Private room in guest suite 1 Bed 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room included a comfortable couch coffee maker refrigerator and comfortable king sized bed
a well appointed private apartment in a beautiful memphis home in a tree-lined neighbourhood
the suite is upscale and provides a most comfortable experience
it was light and open feeling and the bathroom was very nice as well
the bed along with the linens were heavenly
amazing clean and quiet
sweet clean room and bathroom
my room was quiet very clean and comfortable
beautiful house and the room is as pictured - really nicely decorated and clean
the suite was awesome everything was spotless beautiful and well appointed
they were very gracious hosts
great communications with owners
the hosts are exceptionally helpful and quick to respond to any questions
hosts were friendly and hospitable definitely recommend
they are great hosts and very welcoming
the location was great
super location as it is under 3 miles to downtown
it's a great location in a super walk-able neighborhood and convenient to everything
the location is great and in a safe historic neighborhood close to all we wanted to do
a fantastic location with all sights and attractions within easy reach
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14. Midtown bungalow near Cooper-Young (from USD 77)

If you’re looking for a cheap Airbnb in Memphis, then this is the rental for you! Oceanic tones paint the interior with a splash of deep blue, making this the perfect retreat for the sun-kissed couple craving for a taste of the beach during colder months. The double bed is tucked in with clean sheets and fluffy cushions, so you can do a cannonball jump into the arms of comfort! Feel free to spend a slow Monday morning in the shared living room - you can even light up a cheery fire when it’s cold out!

Cooper-Young Bungalow
Memphis, Tennessee, United States
346 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 2 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
one of us used the couch as a bed and found it comfortable
super cozy cottage we felt like we were right at home
the house was fantastic it had everything we needed and was super cozy
house has a very cool artsy interior and is cozy and comfy
i loved the beds and miss those already
clean great communication and super unique spot
clean and so cozy
it was clean comfortable and quiet
morgan and declan’s place is very stylish clean and comfortable
this was a nice clean place
great tips left for us by the hosts too
the house was great and the hosts are quick to respond to requests
the hosts were so helpful about local places and were very quick to respond to my messages/questions
the house is wonderfully decorated and the host was very quick to respond
the hosts were extremely easygoing and the space was quaint
the location is great and close to everything
great location minutes from everything
the neighborhood is centrally located with swift and easy access to virtually any location in memphis
this is a beautiful space close to everything
close enough for a short uber ride pretty much anywhere very close to cooper-young area
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15. Coral condo near Overton Square

Found in the quiet neighborhood of Williford Street, the lush green expanse of Overton Park is a mere street away. By booking one of the best apartments in Memphis, you are sure to have a comfortable stay. Chill out in this newly furnished property that has plenty of lounge areas for your relaxation. Keep yourselves warm with a merry fire going in the fireplace, as you retreat back to your rooms - with a total of three bedrooms for your to choose from, the fluffy double beds and bunk beds will definitely keep you warm on cold winter nights!

Turn of the century cottage in Midtown
Memphis, Tennessee, United States
114 reviews
Entire house 4 Beds 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the smart tv/roku was grand after a long day out
the enclosed back sun room was a perfect place to have our morning coffee
the bunk beds are a bit smaller; would be better for children
all beds were very comfortable
check in and out was super easy and the beds were comfy
everything was clean and well equipped
all the rooms were clean and bathrooms look updated - plenty of towels and toiletries
the house was clean with 2-3 gathering areas
house was very clean and exactly as described
very clean and has everything you need
stephanie was the best host
she’s a great host
stephanie is a great host and prompt communicator
stephanie was very responsive and accommodating to our needs
the hosts have put thought into making sure guests have extra toiletries
great location right across from overton park
safe location and pretty house
the location is great too close to restaurants and park
the neighborhood is quiet and the location is great
nice location ample parking
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16. Bright apartment with downtown views

Unwind and recharge at this bright apartment that was built in 1910. The apartment is just a few blocks away from Beale Street. Offering one queen-sized bed and one sofa bed, the apartment is perfect for up to three people. You are welcome to use the kitchen to prepare a delicious breakfast. Beanbags and games are provided for your ultimate enjoyment. If you want to stay fit during a vacation, go straight to the well-equipped gym.

Cozy and Clean 1Br Apt* Downtown *Great Views*
Memphis, Tennessee, United States
36 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
would recommend this room especially for the bluetooth jukebox and games
the apartment was clean and cute
host was very nice
but other than that the host was amazing
cute and cozy space in a very convenient location
nerisaa's apartment has a great location in the heart of downtown memphis
the place was located perfectly to where we could walk to most places
nice location (right next to the trolley stop as well as many restaurants)
this airbnb is in a great location
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Not just about Elvis Presley

With a plethora of natural attractions and vibrant festivals, tame the party animal in you by visiting the Botanic Gardens, where the quietly blooming flora and fauna is bound to still your mind. Let loose your inner wild child by jamming out to your favorite hits at a local festival - no matter who you are, there’s an endless stream of activities for you to indulge in.

What are you waiting for? Pack your bags, and we’ll see you in Memphis!

Frequently asked questions about Airbnbs in Memphis, Tennessee

1. Which Airbnbs in Memphis are good for families?

Several Airbnbs in Memphis are good for families. For the best options, we recommend a stay at these Airbnbs: i) spacious apartment near Beale Street ii) mini flat in Normal Station iii) professionally decorated condo in downtown.

2. Which are the best romantic Airbnbs in Memphis?

Many romantic Airbnbs are available in Memphis. If you are traveling to Memphis with your partner, then your best romantic Airbnb options would be this rustic loft in downtown Memphis or this midtown bungalow near Cooper-Young.

3. Which is the best Airbnb with a pool in Memphis?

Not many Airbnbs in Memphis have a pool. But if you are keen on staying at a property that offers access to one, then your best option would be this luxury downtown apartment with pool access.

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