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Top 13 Most Desired Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Denver, Colorado - Updated 2020

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The Mile High City offers the best of both urban and natural attractions. From its vibrant nightlife and flourishing arts scene to its famous Rocky Mountains and Red Rocks Amphitheatre, you’ll constantly be wowed by what Denver has to offer. You’ll find sports and activities to do in all seasons, whether it be skiing or cycling. As the capital of Colorado, Denver’s nickname as the Mile High City is apt as it is 5280 feet (1.6km) above sea level. If you’re only in town for a trip, check out our list of short term rentals for you to book. These Airbnb vacation rentals in Denver will put you in the heart of the action!

You’ll want to be close to the best of Denver with these stellar Airbnb vacation rentals.

1. Carriage House (from USD 121)

This charming red-bricked house, which once held horses 130 years ago, now exudes rustic charm and boasts all the modern comforts of home. From a seasonal outdoor hot tub and lounge, gas grill to a crossfit gym in the garage, this 1880s Carriage House is a beautifully designed open-layout space that sleeps two comfortably in a queen-size bed and accommodates an extra person on a leather futon in the living room. You’ll be just minutes away from restaurants and local craft breweries, as well as the light-rail and Denver’s Bike share, B-Cycle.

Historic Carriage House in Denver's Oldest Neighborhood
Denver, Colorado, United States
764 reviews
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very well-designed lots of wonderful amenities and everything was super cozy comfortable
cozy getaway with on-street parking privileges and nice amenities
the bed was so comfortable as was the sofa bed
beautiful carriage house stocked better than a hotel room
the carriage house is perfect plenty of thoughtful touches and very comfortable
as described clean excellent communication and property
clean and comfy and stylish
everything was clean and very comfortable
so comfortable and clean and welcoming
its clean and has everything you need
the host treated us extremely well and made sure that everything went smoothly during our stay
mick is a gracious host who was helpful from reservation to the moment we left
mick is an extremely kind man whom accommodated us with anything we needed and provided great recommendations
mick is extremely friendly and his hospitality is above and beyond
mick was super responsive and helpful throughout the stay
great location - walking distance to rino district
great find great location
location was close enough to downtown but quiet enough to get some r&r
great for work or play and close to some night life spots
such a cute place it is in a great location very cozy and stocked with lots of thoughtful touches
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2. House by Curtis Park (from USD 116)

This 2-story 1886 carriage house was recently renovated in 2015, promising old-school charm coupled with modern amenities. Enjoy the feel of the hardwood floor as you explore the place, which has a private, fenced in deck as well. Found right in the heart of Curtis Park, there are numerous coffee shops and art galleries in RiNo or Welton Street for you to check out.

Curtis Park Charmer- blocks from RiNo
Denver, Colorado, United States
381 reviews
Entire house 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the outdoor patio was a bonus- had breakfast every morning and a yoga practice the last day
plenty of space nicely equipped kitchen quiet neighbors and plenty of street parking
we truly enjoyed our stay at ashlee & graham’s residence a nice and cozy neighborhood
great place for a couple friends comfy beds really adorable carriage house lots of thoughtful touches
very clean exactly as advertised
its clean cozy and comfortable
comfortable clean and stylish
it was very clean and the beds were very comfortable
the house was very clean and stylish
hosts were very easy to communicate with
this space is so cool great hosts
super hosts for a reason — very communicative
ashlee was a great host and made sure everything went well during our visit
the beds were quite comfortable and our hosts included nice tips about neighborhood eateries that we enjoyed
great location with lots in walking distance
the location is awesome
great accomodation and location in denver
cute and hip with a great location
great location in a quiet spot
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3. Private Basement Suite (from USD 85)

Retreat into this spacious vacation rental basement after a jam-packed day of exploring Denver. The basement consists of 2 beds (a queen-size bed and a twin bed), an entertainment center, washers and dryers and a mini fridge. Your accommodating hosts can even arrange sleeping arrangements for more than 3 guests if you’re a family travelling with children. Located just 2 blocks from Cheesman Park and minutes away from restaurants, shops, theatres and the light rail, this private basement suite is a great space.

Beautiful Private Basement Suite near Downtown
Denver, Colorado, United States
975 reviews
Private room in house 3 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
love the couch in the living room
the beds were comfortable with plenty of extra bedding
clean and comfortable space
everything was clean and cozy
very clean place nice shower and bathroom
great clean spacious basement space
the space was clean and easily accessible
hosts were friendly and helpful
hosts were very attentive and helpful
very spacious and great recommendations from the host
nice space and very welcoming hosts
jason is a fantastic host
the location is great
nice location and quick walk to most things
great location as well
great location and very comfortable
excellent location and wonderful couple
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4. Private Refuge in Central Denver (from USD 116)

Colourful, comfortable and convenient, this private refuge in Central Denver is an inviting space in a quiet neighbourhood just out of Downtown Denver. Tastefully decorated with bright and modern furniture, the Airbnb apartment consists of a private bedroom, bathroom, workspace and open kitchen stocked with cooking amenities and a washing machine. Moreover, you’ll be close to Denver’s Performing Arts Centre, Convention Centre, Pepsi Centre, breweries and excellent restaurants.

Inviting Re-Imagined Row House with Yard
Denver, Colorado, United States
465 reviews
Entire townhouse 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
both the bed and couch were very comfortable there were plenty of extra blankets towels toilet paper etc
very comfortable bed and sofa
the furniture was comfortable and stylish with unique artwork throughout
my friend and i shared the space i slept on the couch and she on the bed
had everything i could possibly want—art well stocked kitchen little snack basket an iron i was so impressed
so clean so comfortable
clean snazzy and well-equipped place
quiet neighborhood clean and cozy space
the house was very clean and very comfy
the bed was super comfy and everything was really clean
mike was an amazing host
mike is a great host
mike was super helpful :-)
mike was an excellent host
mike was a great host as well and provided everything needed
great place close to downtown
if you like to stay close to downtown the location is great
location is perfect for access to downtown etc
mike’s place was perfectly located close enough to walk downtown
aside from the location being walking distance from everything the place had such a cute homey feel
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5. Reclaimed Retreat (from USD 258)

Formerly a railroad worker house in the 1880s, this historic home has been refurbished into a comfortable one-bedroom retreat away from Denver’s bustling city. This charming red brick house is close to many popular spots in Denver, including the Denver Art Museum and Performing Arts Center. Your host’s family and friends have also lovingly designed the house, so you’ll be staying in your host’s very own architectural masterpiece. You’ll also definitely appreciate the heated floors during winter!

Architect Owned Reclaimed Retreat in the Art District
Denver, Colorado, United States
406 reviews
Entire house 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
every room is full of original artwork and crafts all of which can be purchased
our family of 5 was super comfortable
also super comfortable bed adorable place we’ll be back
a comfortable rustic but stylish well equipped place to stay
extremely clean and comfortable
clean and great communication with host
what a great change of pace super clean and super stylish
the space is great clean an easy walk to the train
this is an amazing space it’s clean cozy and very close to downtown
wonderful space and fantastic host
great spot and fantastic host
you can't go wrong with a host like this- great customer service and lightning quick responses
nicole is very caring and attentive
host(s) were awesome and top of everything
very cute little place convenient to downtown
this place is perfectly located
it’s close to downtown but not in downtown but still near everything cool about denver
recommend for couples and close to downtown
wonderful house in a central location close to everything in denver
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6. Live Like a Local in Trendy RiNo (from USD 112)

Stay right in Denver’s vibrant RiNo Art district with your own room. Do have a chat with hosts Kirk, Bryce, and Monica for some recommendations before heading out! They will provide you with an authentic experience in this beautiful townhouse.

Live Like a Local in Trendy RiNo
Denver, Colorado, United States
422 reviews
Private room in townhouse 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the wall art on the patio to our room was a nice touch
it was really great to have our own outdoor patio and bathroom
i really enjoyed having a private patio right off the room
especially loved the heated floors in the bathroom the waterfall shower and the private patio
we enjoyed our stay at bryce and monica's we absolutely loved the private patio and double head shower
the room itself was clean and cute
the place was immaculately clean
the space was modern and clean
really clean and has nice outdoor areas inside the condo
the room and bathroom were very clean
great hosts
monica and bryce are great hosts
lovely place and friendly hosts
they are great host
amazing hosts super friendly
great location and beautiful home
in a great location
the denver central market was perfect for breakfast
super nice location near so many restaurants and downtown is just 15 minutes walk away
awesome place and great location
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7. A modern apartment, close to the downtown area (from USD 122)

Enjoy a pleasant stay at this modern apartment that is only five minutes away from the downtown area. The apartment boasts two spacious bedrooms that feature a king bed in each. You are welcome to prepare a homemade meal in the fully equipped kitchen. There is a large TV to keep you company throughout the day. Enjoy the backyard area that comes with chairs and a table to ensure maximum relaxation.

2 King Bedroom Apartment Near Downtown
Denver, Colorado, United States
359 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we were comfortable and the kids loved watching the chickens in the backyard
my 9 year old daughter especially liked the blue side table lamps in one of the bedrooms
the beds were a bit soft for our liking but then again we like them firm
gary’s place was comfortable clean and also very convenient to many destinations in the denver area
we had everything we needed and loved the big tv
it was very clean and stylish
the place was clean and cozy
very clean and a huge tv to watch
the entire place was clean as well
stunning apartment spotlessly clean comfortable beds (amazing linen) great shower
gary was a great host :-)
gary was a wonderful host and very quick to respond to any questions i had
a lovely host and a lovely place
he was very responsive to questions and wanted to make sure that everything was to our liking
gary was helpful and responsive
the location is great
great place close to downtown
the location is great close to downtown and close to grocery and shopping
yummy breakfast place walking distance
the location worked great for us just close enough to downtown
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8. A colorful condo near the airport (from USD 132)

Welcome to this colorful condo that displays positive energy and a vibrant atmosphere throughout. The condo was intentionally painted with bright colors to make you feel happy and comfortable at all times. Featuring two beds and one bathroom, the condo can actually accommodate seven people when needed. Other facilities offered here include an indoor fireplace, a pool, an equipped kitchen, and wireless internet access.

Colorful & Loving 420-friendly Denver Condo
Denver, Colorado, United States
507 reviews
Entire condominium 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
even the small things: like spices in the cabinets every room was fully stocked in charm & hospitality
lauren and natalie’s apartment was exactly as described and was a great stop for a quick stay in denver
great space lots of room and very peaceful highly recommended
very clean and 420 friendly is a bonus
we loved our stay at lauren’s place it was clean fun and had everything we needed
location was good and the space was clean and had everything we needed
lauren and natalie were gracious hosts everything was in great shape the place was clean and well-stocked
lauren thank you the best host ever
lauren is a lovely host
the hosts were very responsive to my needs and provided a lovely safe space
best hosts ever so thoughtful and accommodating
very amazing stay and great hosts
great location and super cute place
very peaceful location with thoughtful neighbors
it is conveniently located near the airport yet central to lots of colorados attractions
nice chill spot great location
felt like a safe neighborhood and was a central location
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9. Uptown Penthouse Private Room

Check out the view!
Source: Airbnb

Found in a middle of uptown Denver, this Airbnb listing includes free parking as well as a private bathroom. Walk along the downtown, RiNo, and the convention center and enjoy what Denver has to offer with the convenience this penthouse has to offer. After a long day out, you can gaze out and enjoy the skyline view.

Uptown Penthouse Private Room

10. Cozy Room near Downtown

Cozy Room near Downtown
Source: Airbnb

Have you ever wanted to stay in a Victorian House? With this cozy room, you’ll enjoy both the quirks of a Victorian home and the comforts of a modern living space. The room is furnished with a European touch and has numerous artistic paintings hanging on its walls. Do note that you’ll be sharing the bathroom area with other Airbnb guests. You’ll be living in the urban neighbourhood of Curtis Park and located just a 3-block walk from Welton Light Rail station. You’ll also find award-winning restaurants and an artisan food market around your area.

Cozy room near downtown - Jill

11. Luxury Penthouse on Lake near LoDo

Looking for an Airbnb that’s closer to nature? Look no further. Wake up to stunning views of Sloan’s Lake and rocky mountains from your bedroom window. Sloan’s Lake offers a variety of outdoor activities, from water-skiing and biking to tennis and birdwatching. However, with Downtown Denver just minutes away, you’ll enjoy the best of both worlds. You’ll have the entire 3rd floor of this spacious house all to yourself, while your friendly and gracious hosts will point you to Denver’s best attractions. Your master bathroom even comes with a jacuzzi! You’ll definitely enjoy this luxury penthouse and its strategic location.

Luxury Penthouse Floor on Lake near LoDo
Denver, Colorado, United States
200 reviews
Private room in house 0 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

12. Restored historic home in downtown Denver's LoHi

When you rent this entire house in Denver, you’ll find a space that sleeps up to five in two bedrooms. The master room is in the loft and the other bedroom is downstairs. Both rooms have a bathroom. Free parking is offered, but you are within walking distance of downtown. The home offers lots of space and privacy. There is no television but you’ll want to be out and about exploring. Return to the private patio and enjoy a relaxing time with your family or friends. Basic food staples like tea and coffee are supplied in the kitchen. There is no laundry facility, but there is a laundrette a short drive away.

Restored Historic Home in Downtown Denver's LoHi
Denver, Colorado, United States
436 reviews
Entire house 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
nice amenities and comfortable rooms
great places nearby for coffee/breakfast etc
we really loved the upstairs patio for breakfast and relaxing
this is the cutest space with plenty of room to spread out as well
beds were comfy and it’s family friendly my kids loved staying there
extremely clean and super comfortable
clean spacious warm and inviting
the house was very clean and convenient
the house is impeccably clean and had a lot of personality
the home was clean and very spacious
great list of recommendations compiled by hosts left in house for visitors to use
kimberly and tonya had tons of info ready for us and were very helpful
kimberly and tonya were great hosts and very responsive
easy checkin and checkout with great communication with host
beautiful space incredibly nice hosts
great location with many restaurants within walking distance
excellent location within walking distance of restaurants and bars
great location with really great restaurants in the area and close to downtown
good place near down town
cute place in a location that's close to downtown or the cool little neighborhood it's in
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13. Rococo Romance: in Capital Hill

This apartment houses up to five guests in two bedrooms with two beds. There is one bathroom in the unit. There’s a balcony where, if required, people may smoke. There’s a laundry in the building and outside, there’s a parking lot. Your accommodation comes with TV, WiFi, and laptop-friendly workspace. It’s ideally located within walking distance of places like the Denver Art Museum and the Colorado Convention Center. You will be staying in a safe and friendly area where restaurants abound. Your hosts are attentive and responsive.

Rococo Romance: 2 Bedroom Cap Hill
Denver, Colorado, United States
211 reviews
Entire apartment 0 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the beds were super comfortable and the air conditioner units were a plus
both beds were comfy foam mattresses and the whole place is just as adorable as the pictures
it was very comfortable quiet and we really enjoyed the patio
the apartment is very clean and the balcony out front is a very pleasant place to eat breakfast
i didn't cook much but the kitchen was well stocked with dishware microwave oven fridge and dishwasher
everything is clean and nice
the space was insanely clean
clean beautiful and convenient
beautiful as always clean and well stocked
the space was clean and beautifully decorated
she is an amazing host
hosts were communicative and friendly
amazing stay and very communicative host
is as described goes out of her way to make sure all is good highly recommend this host
christina was a great host and very easy to talk to
perfect downtown location
great location and convenient parking
in a wonderful location as its close to so much
it was a great location with parking and several convenient stores restaurants and attractions in walking distance
this location is located in a fantastic neighborhood and close by so much to see and do
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Apartment in Historic Congress Park

Apartment in Historic Congress Park
Source: Airbnb

Perfect for accommodating large families or groups of friends, this spacious 2-bedroom loft apartment consists of 2 bedrooms, living room, kitchen and even a rooftop patio where you can enjoy a glass of red wine under the stars. Your knowledgeable hosts pride themselves in providing you with a ‘green’ environment, using non-toxic products and equipping you with a recycling bin. Moreover, you’ll be near numerous attractions such as the Denver Zoo, Museum of Nature and Science, Botanic Gardens and Art Museum while Downtown Denver is just a 10-minute cycle away.

Apartment in Historic Congress Park

Discover Denver!

There is always plenty to see and do in Colorado’s capital. Denver often attracts adventurous backpackers and nature lovers. Ranked as one of the happiest states, Denver is full of hospitable Airbnb hosts willing to open their homes to you. Reciprocate the same warm hospitality that your hosts extend to you and ensure that you follow all the house rules! Do communicate with your hosts early to ensure you and your loved ones have a great holiday.

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