As the capital of Germany, Berlin is home to famous, world-class museums, orchestras, monuments, and delicious cuisine. There is a myriad of reasons to visit Berlin, among them are the culturally famous things and the historical richness of the city. Art in Berlin isn’t confined to concert halls and opera stages. The city is brimming with creativity, evident from street art to fashion. Moreover, history comes alive in Berlin when visiting the Holocaust Memorial, Checkpoint Charlie, or the Berlin Wall among other historic monuments. In short, Berlin truly brims with excitement, energy, and remarkable things to do.
Wondering where to stay such that you’ll be close to all the action this amazing city has to offer? Well, look no further! Here are the top Airbnbs in Berlin.
1. Quiet backyard apartment (from USD 68)
In the peaceful neighborhood of Alt-Treptow is where you’ll find this backyard apartment hosted by Tony. Ideal for couples and solo business travelers, the one-bedroom Airbnb rental comes equipped with a small dining area, a coffee maker and kettle, and a small fridge. Do keep in mind that there is not a full kitchen nor are there cooking tools at the property, but restaurants with dine-in and take-out options are within few minutes by foot from the property. Some of the closest landmarks are Gorlitzer Park, Treptower Park, and Sonnenallee.
Rental unit in Berlin · ★4.95 · 1 bedroom · 2 beds · 1 bathBerlin, GermanySuperhost
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Amenities & Room:a lovely welcome from tony to a very well kept apartment
Cleanliness:the place is spacious and sparkling cleanthe space is clean unique and has just enough to make it feel cozy for a short stayRead more reviews
Host:tony was a wonderful hostshe is so friendly and welcomingvery friendly host and very comfortable apartmentstony very helpful and easily contacted if issues arise which they didn't
2. Centrally located apartment (from USD 151)
This rental in New Green Apartments in Berlin a studio unit that can accommodate up to two people. The place, which follows the style of a contemporary condominium, is moderately furnished and comes equipped with a fully functional kitchen, floor heating, a large television, and free Wi-Fi. The place is also ideal for long-term stays, should that be your requirement. The U2 underground station is only a three-minute walk from the property. There is a snug balcony that overlooks the neighborhood as well.
Rental unit in Berlin · ★4.94 · 1 bedroom · 2 beds · 1 bathBerlin, GermanySuperhost
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Location:loved the stay great apartment very nicely located with everything around and yet the neighbourhood is not noisy
3. Top City Apartment
Nestled between Hackescher Markt and Alexanderplatz, this Berlin accommodation is located in a safe and vibrant neighbourhood. The room itself is minimalistic and contains all the bare essentials. Surrounded by many restaurants, supermarkets and cafes, the apartment is close to the metro and vibrant nightlife. You’ll love your excellent host who will help you with whatever you need.
4. Loft Marlene
Named after famous actress-singer Marlene Dietrich, this chic Berlin vacation rental encapsulates the era of the Jazz Age with its chandeliers and lacquered concrete walls. From the 21st floor, you can enjoy the apartment’s panoramic views. Situated close to many of Berlin’s monuments, such as Museum Island and Alexanderplatz, this apartment is very accessible via train as it located between Hackescher Markt and Alexanderplatz train stations.
5. Super Central Apartment
As its name suggests, you’ll be close to Kreuzberg, Mitte and Friedrichshain with this holiday apartment in Berlin. While the bedroom you’ll be staying in is rather simple, it contains all the basic necessities for a great stay. Additionally, the kitchen and bathroom are shared by two other roommates who are extremely friendly and polite. Have a beer at the balcony with your accommodating host. Alternatively, head down to several small shops and cafes nearby if you’re feeling peckish.
6. Big Cosy Bohème Room
Enjoy the charm of this rustic apartment comprising of a large living kitchen complete with a grand piano, as well as a spacious bedroom that comes with a balcony. Your bathroom even comes with a bathtub! Situated on a happening street of Berlin, you’ll find a little art house cinema and two flea markets on Sundays. Your friendly and accommodating hosts are ever willing to help you out with anything.
7. Rooftop Apartment (52 USD/night, 11 USD/night per person after the first night (excludes 17 USD cleaning fee))
Tucked away in a quiet neighbourhood, the apartment was just recently built in 2014 and has a very minimalist design. You’ll be among leafy green trees, so you’re guaranteed to receive lots of peace and quiet. Just a 20-minute train ride away from the center of Berlin and 2 minutes from a beautiful lake, this rooftop apartment is great for couples and solo travellers alike who need a refuge away from the bustling city of Berlin.
Price: 52 USD/night, 11 USD/night per person after the first night (excludes 17 USD cleaning fee)
8. Cosy Room next to the Canal (40 USD/night for 2 guests)
Stay in the heart of Berlin’s cultural center, Kreuzberg, and feel right at home in this cozy room. Many of Berlin’s attractions are within walking distance. However, should you need to travel further, the train station nearby allows easy access to various parts of the city. This shared cheap apartment for rent in Berlin is clean and comfortable. On a nice sunny day, do take a walk along the nearby canal and admire the lush greenery lining the waters.
Cosy Room next to the Canal
Price: 40 USD/night for 2 guests
9. Berlin Base Camp (from USD 151)
Newly furnished, delightful and bright, this wonderful studio is comprised of a living room, loft-style bed, bathroom and kitchen. You’ll be staying on a tranquil and quiet street that won the Most Beautiful Street in Germany award in 2013. Moreover, a shopping center, traditional German pubs and bars are all accessible by foot. There are also various public transportation options available just 5-10 minutes away.
Rental unit in Berlin · ★4.79 · 1 bedroom · 1 bed · 1 bathBerlin, GermanySuperhost
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Amenities & Room:the apartment has al the utilities you need like wifi a washing machine coffee machines a dishwasher etcher apartment is beautiful just like the photosthe apartment was perfect - it was close to the u-bahn and had everything we neededthe house is spectacular nice tv selection kitchen is well stocked for some cookingit was such an enjoyable and quiet stay the kitchen is fully equipped and the shower is amazing
Cleanliness:it was a very clean placeit was very clean and comfortablethe bathroom is also extremley clean and well maintainedthe apartment was very clean warm and well equippedit's very clean and great interior design
Host:great apartment and lovely hostslucia was very friendly and helpfulthey were very friendly people and i genuinely enjoyed staying at their apartmenthe was very helpfullucia was super welcoming friendly and humorous – she made us feel right at homeRead more reviews
Location:perfect location studio and citythe apartment is located around 10 minute walk from beusselstrasse station and is really lovelyvery close to transport as well as great places to eat near byit is also very close to tegel airport which was super convenientclose to the u and s bahn but walking to the city center is certainly doable
10. Apartment in Schöneberg (from USD 131)
Make your upcoming vacation in Berlin extra comfortable and convenient by staying in this serviced apartment in Schöneberg that is hosted by Ana. Business travelers and couples on the go are the ideal guests of this modest but elegant rental that boasts modest furnishing with Scandinavian decor. There is a well-equipped kitchen complete with cooking tools, making the living space ideal for long-term stays as well. Grocery shops, restaurants, cafes, and other quirky establishments are within walking distance of the property.
Serviced apartment in Berlin · ★4.30 · Studio · 1 bed · 1 bathBerlin, Germany
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Cleanliness:only good things to say flat very clean easy to find and in a nice area full of lifeRead more reviews
Location:although the area is filled with stores it is generally quiet and safe
11. Studio unit in the popular Berlin-Charlottenburg (from USD 114)
Four guests can comfortably sleep in this one-bedroom apartment in the famous Charlottenburg borough of Berlin. Hosted by Joseph, the Airbnb rental features a terrace and a modest kitchen. If you want to make use of the kitchen, there is a supermarket in the vicinity, too. The Helmholtzstrasse bus stop is a minute away, while the Ernst-Reuter-Platz U2 underground station is 7 minutes away. Easy navigation in all of Berlin should not be a problem when staying in this cleverly located property.
Rental unit in Berlin · ★4.86 · 1 bedroom · 3 beds · 1 bathBerlin, GermanySuperhost
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Cleanliness:this is an excellent apartment clean and spatiousclean cozy apartment equipped with everything you needa really nice place clean and very hospitable hostvery good location excellent parking very clean modern and comfortable apartmentRead more reviews
Host:joseph is really helpful we reached him really easily
12. Cute Room in Berlin
Ideal for adventurous backpackers seeking refuge after a long day of exploring the city of Berlin, this bedroom is very close to many historic sites like Checkpoint Charlie, the Brandenburg Gate and the Jewish Museum. Your gracious and excellent hosts will even provide you with tidbits to nibble on and are very happy to give you tips and pointers about attractions and monuments in Berlin. You’ll also have access to many buses and trains.
cute room in Berlin for 1 personBerlin, GermanySuperhost
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Amenities & Room:the room was very cute with alot of natural light and the futon was comfygreat room great family great vibes thanks valentinathe space was as described: comfortable and cleanthe space in and of itself was so quaint and comfortable and lived in
Cleanliness:everything was very cleanclean room comfy bed quietthe room was clean and had a comfy bedbed was comfy the bathroom was clean and nice as wellthe room itself is beautiful and clean
Host:very nice hosts and lovely stayvery friendly hosts and quick responsesthank you for being great hosts :)friendly place with great hospitality shownvery gracious host and hostessRead more reviews
Location:location is really nicethe location is greatcute comfortable space in a wonderful locationthe location is just perfect 5 mins walking from the metro stationa really great location as well
13. Schönster Blick
Relish in one of the best views of the city from this apartment right smack in the middle of Berlin and see the Rotes Rathaus and The Fernsehturm right from your window. You’ll be sharing this central apartment with your host and other Airbnb guests. Your welcoming host will give you several tips and pointers on getting around Berlin. Families with young children are especially welcome!
Beautiful view, family-friendlyBerlin, Germany
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Amenities & Room:you have a very beautiful view from the living roomthe apartment is great and is as accurate as depictedfrank has a nice guest room with a fantastic view and is in walking distance of many tourist areas
Cleanliness:the apartment is spacious clean and tidyroom was cosy and cleanmy room was clean and comfy (books ) and quietthe apartment was very nice and clean and in fantastic locationand the rooms are really lovely and clean
Host:frank was a gracious hostfrank himself was friendly and welcomingfrank is an excellent hostfrank is a very welcoming and nice hosthe showed us the apartment and our rooms he was very kind polite and there for usRead more reviews
Location:the location is perfectperfect location - very close to public transportation and to the city centrethe location of the apartment is just perfectapartment is in great locationfrank's apartment is located in the best place in berlin
14. Charm, Flair & Light
This stunning and homely apartment is decorated with several colourful paintings, artistic glass bottles and leafy plants, giving the property a very inviting and welcoming atmosphere. Near to Hertzbergplatz, the apartment is situated at just a 5-minute walk from the local train station and the metro station that leads straight to town. You’ll also love the quiet atmosphere of the village and its inexpensive garden restaurants.
80 m² full of charm, flair & light
15. Bright waterfront studio in Köpenick (from USD 58)
This waterfront studio apartment in Köpenick hosted by Baharbin is a suitable retreat for couples. The neighborhood is fairly peaceful, and the majestic Dahme lake is a few steps away from the property. This rental is a great place to stay if you’re looking for a quiet retreat in Berlin that isn’t really too far from the hippest events and shops. The interior displays crisp and clean paint throughout, wooden flooring, and minimalistic decor. Some of the amenities featured here are the nice-size kitchen, the laundry machine, and the flat-screen smart TV.
Rental unit in Berlin · ★4.38 · Studio · 1 bed · 1 bathBerlin, Germany
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Cleanliness:an amazing place clean comfortable and homey
See the best of Berlin!
These Airbnb accommodations are located in strategic locations, such that you’ll be able to see the best attractions and monuments of Berlin. With so much to do in the city, you’ll definitely want to stay longer. Thus, do plan your trip in advance so that you’ll have enough time to explore the capital of Germany and book your accommodation as early as possible!
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