As the capital of Germany, Berlin is home to famous, world-class museums, orchestras, monuments and delicious cuisine. There are a myriad of reasons to visit Berlin, among them are the cultural and historical richness of the city. Art in Berlin isn’t confined within 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 and energy.
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 10 Airbnb accommodations in Berlin:
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!
Price: 48 USD
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Travelers Review: Rating 4.5 out of 5(from 70 reviews)
2. Loft Marlene
80 USD/night for 2 guests (excludes 23 USD cleaning fee)
Named after famous actress-singer Marlene Dietrich, this chic room 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.
3. Top City Apartment
57 USD/night for 2 guests (excludes 46 USD cleaning fee)
Nestled between Hackescher Markt and Alexanderplatz, this apartment 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.
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.
BERLIN BASE CAMP
Price: 46 USD
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Travelers Review: Rating 5 out of 5(from 78 reviews)
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 1-2 people
Price: 36 USD
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Travelers Review: Rating 5 out of 5(from 239 reviews)
6. Super Central Apartment
33 USD/night for 2 guests
As its name suggests, you’ll be close to Kreuzberg, Mitte and Friedrichshain with this apartment. While the bedroom you’ll be staying in is rather simple, it contains all the basic necessities for a great holiday. 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.
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.
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
Price: 47 USD
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Travelers Review: Rating 5 out of 5(from 246 reviews)
9. Big Cosy Bohème Room
40 USD/night, 6 USD/night per person after the first guest (20 USD cleaning fee)
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.
10. 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. The shared apartment itself 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.
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!