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13 Best Airbnb Accommodations In London (Updated) - Updated 2019

13 Best Airbnb Accommodations In London (Updated) - Updated 2019
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As one of the most famous cities in the world, London is a destination that visitors love going back to. It’s not hard to see why; there are so many things to do and places to visit in London!

While London is one of the most expensive cities in the world, don’t let that deter you from visiting some of the world’s best attractions. Avoid blowing your budget by visiting world-class galleries and museums at no cost or staying in an inexpensive and comfortable Airbnb. Here are the best Airbnb accommodations in London:

1. Comfortable artist’s home (from USD 90)

For a stay virtually unrivaled when it comes to the quality of the stay and the culture that your artist host has selected to characterize the space, you’re going to want to check out this privilege of an Airbnb stay for yourself. Take London by storm, when you elect to begin you cultural immersion with your elegant stay itself!

Up to three guests will have no trouble making two beds in a single bedroom, as well as a private bathroom, their own for the complete duration of their stay in London. If you’re looking to experience world-class accommodations, while remaining close to all of the sights and sounds that you’re looking to discover while in the region, this is the ideal stay for you! Local restaurants, cafes, retail opportunities, nightclubs, bars, and historical venues are yours for the taking, when it’s the Camden region of London that you choose to visit.

**CENTRAL** Comfy Artist's Home in Camden.
London, United Kingdom
471 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The beds (including the airbed) were comfortable.
The bed is so comfy, too!
The bed (bed settee) was very comfortable and the room so cosy that we overslept twice.
Cleanliness:
Very clean and specially decorated.
Clean and comfortable as well.
It's beautifully maintained and clean, and you'll see something new every time you look around.
Host:
Thoughtfully, host has arranged all kind of amenaties.
Tessa wasnt around when I arrived.
but she was all booked up.
Location:
Her place is conveniently located.
it's just right place.
All around a great place to stay.
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2. Former Norwegian Embassy Room (from USD 123)

Former Norwegian Embassy Room
Source: Airbnb

Stay in this spacious and clean apartment artfully decorated with interesting pictures and paintings and a comfortable wooden sleigh bed that you’ll be sleeping in. You’ll be sharing the apartment with your warm and gracious host, who will provide you with an array of maps and information about London’s best attractions, most of which are right at your doorstep. Buckingham palace, Covent Garden and Houses of Parliament are just some of the many attractions that are just a short walking distance away from your apartment.

Amazing room in former embassy
London, United Kingdom
203 reviews
Private room in apartment 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The WiFi worked well.
Plus the bed was very comfortable!
But the toilet is out of room and the information didn't say it.
Cleanliness:
it is well appointed, immaculately clean and has everything we needed.
Really clean, comfortable and central- highly recommended!
The flat is clean and very well decorated.
Host:
Thank you Regan.
We only briefly saw the other guest as we were heading out the door
so it was like having the place to ourselves and you would never know others were staying there as well.
Location:
The location can not be beat.
Ensuite or not its location location location !!
Great place to stay.
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3. Stylish Apartment in Central London

Stylish Apartment in Central London
Source: Airbnb

142 USD/night, 52 USD/night per person after 2 guests (excludes 45 USD cleaning fee)

Looking for a stylish private apartment situated in an excellent location? Look no further! Despite being in central London, the apartment is located in a quiet part of the neighbourhood, making it a great place to kick back and relax after a busy day of exploring London. Moreover, this colourful apartment features artful London-themed décor, including a Union Jack rug. Additionally, a 10-minute walk will take you to the famous Buckingham Palace, Big Ben and London Eye.

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4. The Muse Haus II, Riverside Room (from USD 80)

The Muse Haus II, Riverside Room
Source: Airbnb

The Riverside Room is a modern and spacious room in The Muse Haus II, a fancy victorian house located along River Thames. Enjoy walks along the River Thames, dotted with rowing boats and lined with leafy green trees. A 5-7 minute walk will take you to Ravenscourt Park Metro Station. Moreover, you have the option of mingling with other guests or relaxing in the privacy of your beautiful room.

The Muse Haus II - Riverside Room
London, United Kingdom
Private room in house 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Bed was comfortable.
The room was clean and the beds were very nice.
The bathroom was spotless and the shower very good.
Cleanliness:
It was clean and nice.
Ideally set up, comfortable and very very clean.
All amenities are very clean.
Host:
Would definitely stay another time.
I would recommend the place for sure.
I will be back definitely, and can highly recommend this place to anyone.
Location:
Also fab location - thank you.
Overall a great place to stay.
Great place overall
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5. Flat on Portobello Road, Notting Hill (from USD 96)

Flat on Portobello Road, Notting Hill
Source: Airbnb

Enjoy your very own private flat complete with a cosy living room and kitchen stocked with a coffee machine. Light, airy and quiet, your apartment is just down the road from Portobello Market. Moreover, the bus stop is 2 minutes away while Ladbrooke Grove tube station is a 5-minute walk away. Should you need anything, your understanding and responsive host will always be happy to help.

Entire Flat on Portobello Road
London, United Kingdom
148 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
However, there is no table on which you can eat your food.
The bed is one of the best I have ever slept in.
There is not a single table anywhere.
Cleanliness:
She was very accommodating and the flat was extremely clean.
The apartment was very clean and welcoming.
Clean and comfortable flat.
Host:
The host was very accommodating.
Thank you, Elizabeth.
See you soon, Christine
Location:
We enjoyed this flat and neighborhood.
This is definitely a place recommend we would love to return to in the future.
Great place to stay for exploring London
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6. Hampstead Double Room (from USD 78)

Hampstead Double Room
Source: Airbnbs

Your hosts will warmly welcome you into their Victorian house in West Hampstead, surrounded by numerous markets including the Camden Lock for Rock and Roll, English Hampstead and Hampstead Heath. Located in zone 2, this colourful Hampstead Double Room includes floor to ceiling wardrobes, a large mirror and even a decorative fireplace! If you love cats, your hosts has a cute ginger cat that loves cuddles. Moreover, the house is located just a stone’s throw from the tube and bus stop. A 10-minute ride on the underground will bring you right to the heart of central London.

Central, Camden, Hampstead Dbl Room
London, United Kingdom
310 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The bed is very comfortable as well!
The bed is comfortable for two people.
The bed room is comfortable and the living room is very spacious.
Cleanliness:
All very clean and stylishly presented.
Beds were clean and soft.
The bathroom was large and also clean.
Host:
I just can't imagine a place and hosts better.
He made leaving so hard but alas, we will be back really soon!
Thank you so much and we will miss Rocky!
Location:
Place is as advertised.
Love the interior and location.
Enjoyed my trip and would stay in her place again!
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7. Hoxton Street Room (from USD 58)

Hoxton Street Room
Source: Airbnb

With its quirky bright interior and colourful furniture, this apartment essentially captures East London’s creative vibes. While the room accommodates 2 people, your helpful host can arrange to fit a third person. On a fine day, do have breakfast by the balcony and enjoy the city of London on a clear summer’s day. Hoxton tube station is just 3 minutes away while the 24-hour bus service takes you into most of central London and east London.

Hoxton/Shoreditch with City Views
London, United Kingdom
384 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Really comfortable bed!
However, the bed was super comfortable and the bedroom/bathroom was clean!
, super comfy bed!!
Cleanliness:
Clean and tidy .
The apartment is clean and well-maintained and I would stay there again.
Close to everything and very clean room
Host:
We loved her dog, Ray!
We enjoyed our stay with Sara overall.
She does have a dog which I loved
Location:
It was located close to the buses so we could get on those easily to explore the city.
We loved the detail of the place and would happily return!
Really nice place!
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8. Central London Zone 1 Double Bedroom (from USD 89)

Central London Zone 1 Double Bedroom
Source: Airbnb

Located at a walking distance from major attractions like Tate Britain and Buckingham Palace, this stylish and modern bedroom is truly located at the heart of London. Head upstairs to the roof and you’ll see the Big Ben and the London Eye against the backdrop of a brilliant sunset. Your neighbourhood, Westminster, offers a myriad of eating options as well, from cosy cafes to well-known chain establishments. You’ll be staying with a friendly and thoughtful host who will welcome you into her home and is very willing to give you directions.

Stylish room /10 mins to Big Ben
London, Greater London, United Kingdom
426 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Bed was comfy and we had everything we needed.
Bathroom and toilet shared with other room.
The bed were comfortable and enough to fit two people.
Cleanliness:
The room was clean and had everything that we needed.
The room was nicely decorated and clean.
Inside, the room is very clean and comfortable.
Host:
Comfy for 2.
Thank you Lara!
But Lara gracefully waited for us.
Location:
Location was pretty central-
You practically can walk to those places.
Location, location, location.
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9. Cosy South London Room (from USD 39)

Cosy South London Room
Source: Airbnb

Female occupancy only

Feel right at home in this cosy south London room that accommodates one. A wonderful and kind host and her accommodating family will welcome you into their home and even provide delicious breakfast for you. The neighbourhood features some great cafes, restaurants, and bars. Additionally, you’ll definitely enjoy the Clapham High Street Saturday Market. Tucked away in a quiet part of the neighbourhood, the apartment is located in zone 2 and just 2 minutes’ walk from the tube.

Cosy room in South London
London, United Kingdom
354 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
I almost could not get out of bed!
Lovely room, comfortable bed, a pot of snacks by the bed which was a lovely touch.
The room is very small, however it was perfectly clean and the bed was comfortable - perfect for staying there for a few nights.
Cleanliness:
The room is clean and comfortable.
The room is clean and tidy.
The room was just as described, perfectly clean, and very peaceful.
Host:
I’m sure I’ll be booking again.
I very much hope to be able to stay again.
honestly couldn't recommend this place more.
Location:
Great place to stay.
In addition, i enjoyed swimming near this place.
Very great location.
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10. A bright, comfortable room in a 19th-century Victorian building (from USD 67)

Let this 19th-century Victorian building put a spell on you through its charming beauty. Enter the building and find yourself in a bright, comfortable room that comes with a king bed for two people. Step into the refreshing shower in the morning and start your day fresh. The living room is yours to use whenever you feel like recharging your energy. Feel free to cook in the fully equipped kitchen. Sit back, relax, and enjoy the morning sunshine in the lush backyard.

Bright, Comfortable Room in Hospitable, Gay Household
London, England, United Kingdom
537 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The bed was very comfortable, my husband is 6’5 and fit perfectly on the bed!
Spotless clean and with comfortable bed.
I left my stuff in the room
Cleanliness:
Imagine a perfect, clean apartment with everything you could wish for.
Very clean and organized.
His place is very beautiful and clean.
Host:
The host is super host
He was so welcoming, allowing me to fix my breakfast before heading out and exploring my own adventures.
I enjoyed to have a bathroom of my own.
Location:
We would highly recommend any friends to come to your place.
His place is clean and well maintained.
Coffee is one of the best we tried.
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11. Central London Double Room

Central London Double Room
Source: Airbnb

Inviting, quiet and well-located, this Central London Apartment is filled with beautiful and quirky décor and overlooks a garden below. Your neighbourhood is safe and has a few supermarkets, bars, restaurants and cafes for a variety of eating options. Additionally, the London Underground is 5 minutes away from your zone 2 apartment. You’ll be sharing the space with your hosts who will go out of their way to make you feel comfortable and at home. Do ask your hosts for great advice on where to eat and what to do in London.

London(central) Double room

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12. Double Room near Camden Market

Double Room Near Camden Market
Source: Airbnb

This wonderful double room, located in a historic Georgian house in Camden Town, comes with everything you need. Overlooking the garden, this light and airy double room is just a 2-minute walk from the bus stop and a 5-minute walk from the tube. Your thoughtful host will provide you with snacks, biscuits and electrical adaptors to make your stay more pleasant. Moreover, you’ll be near to many interesting attractions such as Camden Market, Oxford Street and the British Museum.

Double Room near Camden Market!

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13. London clock tower suite

Most individuals will walk past the St Pancras Station clock tower without a second look. However, when you make the comfortable suite within the clock tower itself your stay for the holiday, or for your next journey into London, you’ll make an entirely unique flavor of European hospitality your own! Up to four guests will find more than enough space on the interior of the clock tower, for an altogether winning stay in this privilege of a London Airbnb.

This suite comes complete with a private bathroom, a sitting area, and a stocked kitchen, as well as a bedroom. The kitchen is a small one, but is perfect for those who are looking to cook your meals onsite. The suite itself exists within a building originally constructed in 1868, and today stands as a testament to world-class masonry. You’ll find your suite on the fourth floor, characterized by a truly excellent view of the Kings Cross Station. Additionally, the escape is typified by a wide range of modern accommodations, including wireless Internet access, laundry essentials, and an onsite television, the ideal way to spend the evening after a productive day exploring the many sights and sounds you came to see! If you’re in the region for business, there’s also an Ethernet connection.

St Pancras Clock Tower Guest Suite
London, United Kingdom
520 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

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Have an authentic London experience!

With many of the world’s most famous landmarks right at your doorstep, these Airbnbs are close to many tube stations and have superb locations. Many of these Airbnbs are homestays, allowing you to experience London like a local, rather than a tourist. Do book early to avoid disappointment. Additionally, ensure you follow the house rules of the host. Your hosts are extremely friendly and are most willing to help you with anything.

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