Renowned as one of the world’s greenest cities, Seattle is a vibrant blend of culture, music and nature. Nature lovers will not be disappointed by the breathtaking Olympic Peninsula’s sweeping views and Mt. Rainier National Park’s gorgeous hike trails. Music wise - Rock legends Nirvana played a vital role in shaping the grunge scene in Seattle, while guitarist Jimi Hendrix’s birthplace was right here in this very city. You’ll also find tons of aquariums, zoos and interesting museums to visit. You have got to see Seattle for yourself. Here are the top Airbnb accommodations in Seattle that serve as a great base for exploring the city:
Unique, cute and cozy, this Seattle Mini-Home comprises of a loft bed, living room area, fully equipped kitchenette, deck and hot tub to boot. The space, which gives off a modern nautical vibe, is tastefully constructed with pastel tones and wooden tones. Just blocks away from Downtown Ballard, this quaint space is surrounded by several world-class restaurants and shops.
Seattle Mini Home with Hot Tub and Private DeckSeattle, Washington, United States
Top guest reviewsboth bed and couch are comfortable to sleep onone minor improvement that could be made is to the wifiher home was stocked with all the necessary amenities to make our stay more comfortableperfect cozy little sleeping loftthe lofted bedroom space is very cozy and the bed is super comfortablesuper clean and well decoratedeverything was clean and newit was clean and cozyeverything was very clean and the bed was comfortableerrin’s place was clean and cozy
Host:errin was an excellent hosterrin is a great hostreally enjoyed our stay errin was a great hostthe travel magazines were also helpful for suggestionsthanks again for being a great host errinRead more reviewssuper cute place just a bit far away downtowncute and cozy cabin in a great locationgreat location in ballard close to shops and restaurantsgreat location if you want to stay local and walk to ballard's main strip and farmers marketthe location was perfect as well
Are you a solo backpacker travelling on a tight budget? Check out this single bed in clean and quiet Room E of a tidy house. Your wonderful hosts are the perfect company for your holiday, ensuring that your stay is as pleasant as possible. A three-minute walk will take you to the metro station. From there, you’ll reach downtown Seattle in 15 minutes and the airport in 20 minutes.
Room E Single Bed next to kitchen.Seattle, Washington, United States
Top guest reviewsbottles of water in room e was free to drink:) it’s helpful for travelersthe room was a bit cold but they kindly warmed a bed with a heatera bit cool for the first hour due to turning heater on when you get theregreat place to stay private room with sliding door lock and curtainmy room was very clean and comfortable with a nice view of the woodsy backyardroom e was very clean and quietall was clean and check-in was very smoothgreat place super clean and hospitalthe room was very clean and comfortablegood and clean place to stay
Host:julian is a great hostjulian is a great hostjulian was friendly and helpful throughout my stayfriendly hosts with very nice placejulian & his wife were wonderful they were very friendly & accommodatingRead more reviewssuper close to the tram direct downtowngreat location to access the downtown area and the airportideal location between downtown and airport well connectedgreat location just around the corner from the rail station and 5 minutes from great restaurants in columbia citysome good restaurants within walking distance
Relax in the luxury of your very own private room right next to the Convention Center and a walking distance away from Downtown Seattle. Your room is a playful mix of different colours and patterns. Moreover, your thoughtful host will prepare snacks and even fresh flowers upon your arrival. You’ll love the close proximity of your apartment from the Pike Pine Corridor and Capitol Hill.
Downtown Convention Center B&B -- Free MinibarSeattle, Washington, United States
Top guest reviewsthe minibar was awesome the bed and bedding was very very comfortablea true bed and breakfast with a stocked mini fridge and all the amenitiesif you are able to book this room consider yourself luckythe room was beautiful and sparkling clean and the rooftop patio offers a great view of the cityi appreciated the extra touches the bed was very comfy and the wall ac was nice and coldclean nicely decorated and comfortablethe accomodation was clean and like describedclean quiet and cozythe place is clean and very chic just as advertisedsiena’s place was clean and wonderful
Host:siena was a great hostsiena was a great host and was totally available to answer any questionssienna was very responsive and kindsiena was an absolutely wonderful hosti can see why she is a super host thank you for your amazing service sienaRead more reviewsperfect location for access everythinggreat location and valuesienas place was in agreat location with easy access to downtowngreat location (for meetings at washington convention center) and close to pike's marketit is located near convention center - so in walking distance to all the nice places
Built in the 18th century, this funky green cottage comprises of your private room, a shared kitchen and living room. The bedroom offers you an excellent view of Downtown Seattle, and your host will give you all the privacy you need. It’ll feel very much like visiting an old friend. Additionally, getting around by public transport is very easy and you’ll also be close to the Wallingford Center.
Cozy charming 1905 cottage, W roomSeattle, Washington, United States
Top guest reviewseven flowers on the table wow i can highly recommend staying herethe room i enjoyed has a lovely outlookthe room is cozy warm and quite comfortablewe had a uniquely fun comfortable stay with sherylthe rooms were clean and i personally liked the aesthetic it’s ruggedsheryl's place is clean and organizedthe room was clean and quaintthe place was very clean however there was some constructionsheryl's home is clean warm and safein fact the house is warm and inviting and sheryl keeps everything super clean (thank you sheryl )
Host:great host great homesheryl was a wonderful hostsheryl is a wonderful hostsheryl was a lovely hostsheryl was a great hostRead more reviewsthis place is located at a very good locationthe location is greatgreat location and very friendlygreat place in a central locationgreat location such a peaceful neighborhood
The cottage in the heart of the city sleeps two guests in one bedroom. There’s also a bathroom, and basic essentials are supplied. Access the patio for a barbecue if you prefer not to cook in the kitchen. The detached suite comes with parking for your convenience. Heating, TV, WiFi and an iron are all available, as are a work-friendly space and a dryer. Wooden walls and lots of windows make for a pleasant, cool space close to bus stops, shops, the waterfront, and shopping centers. if you enjoy cycling, it’s right next to the bike path to Pike Place Market or the waterfront.
Cottage in the Heart of the CitySeattle, Washington, United States
Top guest reviewsawesome decor excellent amenities very comfortable bed lots of extra blanketsthe cottage is very cozy and comfortablei loved the layout and the chairs and bed were welcomingloved that there was a washer dryer and little kitchen in there toothe bed and sheets were like newquiet clean would recommendgreat space clean and has what is neededthe cottage is clean and very comfortablekathy’s place is very convenient clean and cozya clean quiet little place that is a visitor’s dream
Host:they were so kind and accommodatinghost was very easy to communicate withlovely neighbourhood and super hostsgreat place great hosts great stayhosts communicated promptly and were very friendly and courteousRead more reviewslocation was superb great neighbourhoodnice quiet place close to towngreat location and super convenientwe loved the locationgreat location nice and safe neighborhood
Just seven miles (11km) from downtown Seattle, this studio is steps away from Alki Beach. The unit, which sleeps two guests, has free street parking and WiFi. Views all around are beautiful as guests overlook the Puget Sound and the Olympic Mountains. Seagulls call, seals rest and even the occasional orca might pass by. While the superhosts live upstairs, you have your own private entrance. Also, the patio is for your use. From there, the view is lovely. There’s a mini-kitchenette area, TV, WiFi and a host of basic essentials. A binder is provided with useful information about the area.
Alki Beach Studio Oasis-ideal Isolation for Social DistanceSeattle, Washington, United States
Top guest reviewsthe room was as described and had a nice view of puget soundthe apartment is very nice and modern with an incredible view over the water and mountainsthe views were magnificent and the room was beautifulthe views are insane of the sunset over the beach our bed was insanely comfortable as welleverything was great especially the bed and the viewmarian’s place was very clean quiet and stylishthis is a beautiful exceedingly clean and comfortable little roomthe place was spotless and bed super comfortablethe place was very clean and had everything we neededi’m clean and quiet and i was on edge
Host:wonderful host with a wonderful homethe host was responsive and friendlyhosts are friendly and responsivevery accommodating and thoughtful hostsmarian is the perfect hostRead more reviewsperfect place to stay away from downtown but just a short drive awaythe location was both fun and convenientgreat place to stay near alki blvdsimple studio located a perfect distance from alki beach about a 2 minute walk downhillgreat place close to lots of things
Located in Thompson hotel in downtown Seattle, this luxury apartment comes with hotel amenities like cable TV, basic essentials and air conditioning. This Airbnb also has the luxuries of a home, with a fully-equipped kitchen for you to cook meals. For those driving into Seattle, you’ll have the added luxury of a valet service and free parking at the apartment.
Thompson Residences- Water View Luxury ResidenceSeattle, Washington, United States
Top guest reviewsthere was a full bathroom washer/dryer full kitchen plenty of space smart tv and wi-fithe bed comfortable and the view amazingthe apartment was comfortable and the view was top-notchgreat apartment you get the amenities of the thompson hotel and the space is very modern yet cozythe perfect location great hostess the apartment actually is bigger than the photos showgreat modern and clean placeplace is clean and modern comfortablethe property was very clean comfortable and well appointedmegan's place is clean and well appointedthe apartment is clean and fairly quiet for a big city
Host:the owner was very responsive to questionsfront desk is very responsivehost was easy to reachmegan was a responsive host but the onsite staff took care of most of our needsthe thompson hotel people were quite accommodating as wellRead more reviewsgreat location very close to the marketgreat location so close to everythinggreat location easy to walk everywheregreat location stylish airy apartmentgreat spot super convenient location
Unwind at this sophisticated studio that boasts breathtaking views of Seattle, right from the rooftop area, including the iconic Space Needle. Throughout the studio, you can admire the beautiful hardwood floors and stylish furniture. Equipped with one queen bed, the studio is most ideal for solo adventurers and those traveling in pairs. Other features include a clawfoot tub, a relaxing living room with a comfortable couch and large windows, and a dining area.
Sophisticated Studio with Breathtaking Views of SeattleSeattle, Washington, United States
Top guest reviewsadded touch were fresh flowers and breakfast goodiesbeautiful and cosy apartment with a amazing view on the roof topstylish apartment in a lovely old building with fabulous views of the city from the roof terraceeverything we needed for a comfortable stay including comfy bed luxurious bathroom and useful appliances in the kitchenthe apartment is small but perfect for 2 peoplevery clean spaceeverything was clean and accommodatingthe space was very cleanthe apartment was very clean and comfortableloved the decor and was very clean and organized
Host:matthew was a great hostmatthew was a great hostmatthew is very responsive and a great hostmatthew is such a great host and replies quickly with answers to any questionsmatthew was a great host and i appreciated the tips he shave prior to check inRead more reviewsthe location is fun and close to downtownideal location and quiet neighborhoodin a great locationwill come back on a summer day to enjoy the location even betterwe loved how close the location was from the major spots of seattle
Feel like home as you spend your days at this peaceful cottage that comes with a backyard in which you can relax and absorb the tranquility of the surroundings. The cottage comes with a queen bed and a sofa bed and can perfectly accommodate no more than three people. In the morning, prepare your breakfast in the fully equipped kitchen and later enjoy it on a stool at the breakfast bar. From the large windows of the apartment, you can soak up ample natural sunlight that you know you need for a fresh start after waking up.
Walk to Restaurants from a Peaceful, Sunny Backyard CottageSeattle, Washington, United States
Top guest reviewssmart tv had lots of channel appsit felt like we were right at home super comfy our own privacy wifi kitchen etcthere’s a trader joes nearby for groceries to stock the adorable kitchenwe enjoyed cooking dinner and breakfast in the kitchenette as wellhe loved sleeping on 'his bed' and never wanted to leave the 'vacation house'so clean i would defiantly there againclean cute and full of lightit was sparkling clean quiet and comfortablethe place felt very homey and was very cleanit was very clean cozy and perfect for a weekend getaway
Host:sarah was the most attentive gracious hostsarah is a very friendly and welcoming hostit is the cozy home for us and sarah is supernice and helpfulsarah and mark are very gracious and responsive hostssarah and mark are very kind willing to answer any questionsRead more reviewsperfectly located close to the airport and the cityeasy drive or walk to storesamazingly good restaurants are within walking distancegreat location and easy access to downtown seattlethe location is perfect with ample street parking
Furnished with vintage details, this artistic flat boasts high ceilings, sliding French doors and even a functional antique bathtub. Moreover, colourful hues and bright tones are used all around the house to give an inviting feel. This bright and airy apartment is also just 3 blocks away from the rail tunnel and transit lines. Do bring earplugs if you’re a light sleeper, so you won’t be kept up all night by the traffic nearby.
Artistic flat In downtown Seattle!
Stay in this century-old building in the heart of Seattle. This spacious bedroom, featuring hardwood floors and a queen bed, is an ideal and fashionable accommodation for couples or solo travellers looking for a warm and hospitable stay. Moreover, your hospitable host will spare no effort in making you feel welcome. With excellent location and immaculate surroundings, what more can you ask for?
In the heart of Seattle
There’s a reason why this Downtown Contemporary Art Loft is the most highly rated accommodation in the whole of Seattle. This cozy and minimalist apartment gives you a huge bang for your buck and consists of a living area, loft bed and shared kitchenette. Located in International District, the Airbnb is just seconds away from Amtrak and the light rail. You don’t have to be an artist to enjoy your time among this peaceful art community.
contemporary art loft downtown 
This cozy studio apartment offers guests an excellent location and tons of privacy. Located right in Downtown Seattle, this apartment is a walk or bike ride away from anywhere you’d want to go. The apartment is furnished with all the necessities, including a washer, dryer and iron. Moreover, you’ll have access to the gym, business room and roof top which boasts sweet views of the city.
Cozy Studio Apartment in the Heart of DT Seattle
Nestled in a friendly neighbourhood, this colourful house has a private entrance leading up right to your room. You’ll get tons of privacy and be provided with necessities and other useful amenities like Netflix and complimentary coffee. Your accommodating host will welcome you and help you out to the best of her abilities. Do take a walk around nearby Kubota Gardens.
Relaxing Studio, separate entrance, Private bathSeattle, Washington, United States
Top guest reviewsthe bed is very comfortable and the space is quiet with lots of nature just outside the doorjennifer was very welcoming and helpful the room was as describedloved staying here great wifi super hot water safe locationcomfortable room and bath and access to a great outdoor eating space and grillmy 13-month-old son and i loved the private room which felt like an oasisroom was very clean and comfortablejennifer's room is clean and cozytheir space was very clean and comfortableit was very clean artsy and classyjennifer's place was clean and comfortable
Host:our hosts were greatjennifer was friendly and showed good hospitalityjen and shawn were great hoststhey were very helpful toothe hosts were super friendly and welcomingRead more reviewsthe location was greatlocation was great as wellgreat location in a safe and quiet neighborhoodjennifer’s place is perfectly located in between downtown and the airporttheir location was perfect and not too far away from the airport or downtown seattle area
Washington’s largest city awaits. Fun fact: Did you know the first Starbucks opened here in Pike Place in 1971? There are many undiscovered gems nestled in the midst of this bustling city. When you explore Seattle’s neighbourhoods, you’ll never know what you will find! Do book early during peak seasons (eg. Capitol Hill Block Party, Bumbershoot, etc.) and communicate your needs with your host for a pleasant Airbnb experience. Ensure you follow all the house rules and most importantly, have a great stay!
Frequently asked questions about best Airbnbs in Seattle
1. Which Airbnbs in Seattle are near the Space Needle?
If you want to visit one of Seattle’s most iconic buildings, you don’t have to go far. You can stay at this sophisticated studio that’s quite close to the Space Needle.
2. Which are the best luxury Airbnbs in Seattle?
3. Which are the best Airbnbs in Seattle with a pool?
If you’re looking for a vacation rental with pool access, do check out this lovely urban suite, which is located right at the heart of the city.
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