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Top 14 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Seattle, Washington (With Pictures) - Updated 2020

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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:

1. Seattle mini-home (from USD 101)

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 Deck
Seattle, Washington, United States
384 reviews
Entire guesthouse 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
both bed and couch are comfortable to sleep on
one minor improvement that could be made is to the wifi
her home was stocked with all the necessary amenities to make our stay more comfortable
perfect cozy little sleeping loft
the lofted bedroom space is very cozy and the bed is super comfortable
Cleanliness:
super clean and well decorated
everything was clean and new
it was clean and cozy
everything was very clean and the bed was comfortable
errin’s place was clean and cozy
Host:
errin was an excellent host
errin is a great host
really enjoyed our stay errin was a great host
the travel magazines were also helpful for suggestions
thanks again for being a great host errin
Location:
super cute place just a bit far away downtown
cute and cozy cabin in a great location
great location in ballard close to shops and restaurants
great location if you want to stay local and walk to ballard's main strip and farmers market
the location was perfect as well
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Weekly discount: 15% off

2. A single bed in a common area (from USD 35)

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
381 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
bottles of water in room e was free to drink:) it’s helpful for travelers
the room was a bit cold but they kindly warmed a bed with a heater
a bit cool for the first hour due to turning heater on when you get there
great place to stay private room with sliding door lock and curtain
my room was very clean and comfortable with a nice view of the woodsy backyard
Cleanliness:
room e was very clean and quiet
all was clean and check-in was very smooth
great place super clean and hospital
the room was very clean and comfortable
good and clean place to stay
Host:
julian is a great host
julian is a great host
julian was friendly and helpful throughout my stay
friendly hosts with very nice place
julian & his wife were wonderful they were very friendly & accommodating
Location:
super close to the tram direct downtown
great location to access the downtown area and the airport
ideal location between downtown and airport well connected
great location just around the corner from the rail station and 5 minutes from great restaurants in columbia city
some good restaurants within walking distance
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3. Downtown Convention Center B&B

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 Minibar
Seattle, Washington, United States
457 reviews
Private room in condominium 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the minibar was awesome the bed and bedding was very very comfortable
a true bed and breakfast with a stocked mini fridge and all the amenities
if you are able to book this room consider yourself lucky
the room was beautiful and sparkling clean and the rooftop patio offers a great view of the city
i appreciated the extra touches the bed was very comfy and the wall ac was nice and cold
Cleanliness:
clean nicely decorated and comfortable
the accomodation was clean and like described
clean quiet and cozy
the place is clean and very chic just as advertised
siena’s place was clean and wonderful
Host:
siena was a great host
siena was a great host and was totally available to answer any questions
sienna was very responsive and kind
siena was an absolutely wonderful host
i can see why she is a super host thank you for your amazing service siena
Location:
perfect location for access everything
great location and value
sienas place was in agreat location with easy access to downtown
great location (for meetings at washington convention center) and close to pike's market
it is located near convention center - so in walking distance to all the nice places
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4. Cozy and charming 1905 cottage (from USD 50)

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 room
Seattle, Washington, United States
243 reviews
Private room in cottage 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
even flowers on the table wow i can highly recommend staying here
the room i enjoyed has a lovely outlook
the room is cozy warm and quite comfortable
we had a uniquely fun comfortable stay with sheryl
the rooms were clean and i personally liked the aesthetic it’s rugged
Cleanliness:
sheryl's place is clean and organized
the room was clean and quaint
the place was very clean however there was some construction
sheryl's home is clean warm and safe
in fact the house is warm and inviting and sheryl keeps everything super clean (thank you sheryl )
Host:
great host great home
sheryl was a wonderful host
sheryl is a wonderful host
sheryl was a lovely host
sheryl was a great host
Location:
this place is located at a very good location
the location is great
great location and very friendly
great place in a central location
great location such a peaceful neighborhood
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5. Cottage in the heart of the city (from USD 89)

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 City
Seattle, Washington, United States
709 reviews
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
awesome decor excellent amenities very comfortable bed lots of extra blankets
the cottage is very cozy and comfortable
i loved the layout and the chairs and bed were welcoming
loved that there was a washer dryer and little kitchen in there too
the bed and sheets were like new
Cleanliness:
quiet clean would recommend
great space clean and has what is needed
the cottage is clean and very comfortable
kathy’s place is very convenient clean and cozy
a clean quiet little place that is a visitor’s dream
Host:
they were so kind and accommodating
host was very easy to communicate with
lovely neighbourhood and super hosts
great place great hosts great stay
hosts communicated promptly and were very friendly and courteous
Location:
location was superb great neighbourhood
nice quiet place close to town
great location and super convenient
we loved the location
great location nice and safe neighborhood
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6. Modern beach studio in west Seattle (from USD 100)

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 Quiet Escape & Sweeping Ocean Views
Seattle, Washington, United States
435 reviews
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room was as described and had a nice view of puget sound
the apartment is very nice and modern with an incredible view over the water and mountains
the views were magnificent and the room was beautiful
the views are insane of the sunset over the beach our bed was insanely comfortable as well
everything was great especially the bed and the view
Cleanliness:
marian’s place was very clean quiet and stylish
this is a beautiful exceedingly clean and comfortable little room
the place was spotless and bed super comfortable
the place was very clean and had everything we needed
i’m clean and quiet and i was on edge
Host:
wonderful host with a wonderful home
the host was responsive and friendly
hosts are friendly and responsive
very accommodating and thoughtful hosts
marian is the perfect host
Location:
perfect place to stay away from downtown but just a short drive away
the location was both fun and convenient
great place to stay near alki blvd
simple studio located a perfect distance from alki beach about a 2 minute walk downhill
great place close to lots of things
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7. Luxury apartment with water view (from USD 329)

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.

Also See: 12 Best Airbnb Houseboats in Seattle For Your Vacation

Thompson Residences- Water View Luxury Residence
Seattle, Washington, United States
96 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there was a full bathroom washer/dryer full kitchen plenty of space smart tv and wi-fi
the bed comfortable and the view amazing
the apartment was comfortable and the view was top-notch
great apartment you get the amenities of the thompson hotel and the space is very modern yet cozy
the perfect location great hostess the apartment actually is bigger than the photos show
Cleanliness:
great modern and clean place
place is clean and modern comfortable
the property was very clean comfortable and well appointed
megan's place is clean and well appointed
the apartment is clean and fairly quiet for a big city
Host:
the owner was very responsive to questions
front desk is very responsive
host was easy to reach
megan was a responsive host but the onsite staff took care of most of our needs
the thompson hotel people were quite accommodating as well
Location:
great location very close to the market
great location so close to everything
great location easy to walk everywhere
great location stylish airy apartment
great spot super convenient location
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8. A sophisticated studio with breathtaking views of Seattle (from USD 78)

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 Seattle
Seattle, Washington, United States
486 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
added touch were fresh flowers and breakfast goodies
beautiful and cosy apartment with a amazing view on the roof top
stylish apartment in a lovely old building with fabulous views of the city from the roof terrace
everything we needed for a comfortable stay including comfy bed luxurious bathroom and useful appliances in the kitchen
the apartment is small but perfect for 2 people
Cleanliness:
very clean space
everything was clean and accommodating
the space was very clean
the apartment was very clean and comfortable
loved the decor and was very clean and organized
Host:
matthew was a great host
matthew was a great host
matthew is very responsive and a great host
matthew is such a great host and replies quickly with answers to any questions
matthew was a great host and i appreciated the tips he shave prior to check in
Location:
the location is fun and close to downtown
ideal location and quiet neighborhood
in a great location
will come back on a summer day to enjoy the location even better
we loved how close the location was from the major spots of seattle
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9. A peaceful cottage with a spacious backyard (from USD 119)

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 Cottage
Seattle, Washington, United States
490 reviews
Entire house 2 Beds 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
smart tv had lots of channel apps
it felt like we were right at home super comfy our own privacy wifi kitchen etc
there’s a trader joes nearby for groceries to stock the adorable kitchen
we enjoyed cooking dinner and breakfast in the kitchenette as well
he loved sleeping on 'his bed' and never wanted to leave the 'vacation house'
Cleanliness:
so clean i would defiantly there again
clean cute and full of light
it was sparkling clean quiet and comfortable
the place felt very homey and was very clean
it was very clean cozy and perfect for a weekend getaway
Host:
sarah was the most attentive gracious host
sarah is a very friendly and welcoming host
it is the cozy home for us and sarah is supernice and helpful
sarah and mark are very gracious and responsive hosts
sarah and mark are very kind willing to answer any questions
Location:
perfectly located close to the airport and the city
easy drive or walk to stores
amazingly good restaurants are within walking distance
great location and easy access to downtown seattle
the location is perfect with ample street parking
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10. Artistic flat in downtown Seattle

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!

11. In the heart of 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

12. Downtown contemporary art loft

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 [7]
684 reviews
Private room 1 Bed 2 Guests

13. Lovely studio apartment in downtown Seattle

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

14. Relax in the city

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 bath
Seattle, Washington, United States
258 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed is very comfortable and the space is quiet with lots of nature just outside the door
jennifer was very welcoming and helpful the room was as described
loved staying here great wifi super hot water safe location
comfortable room and bath and access to a great outdoor eating space and grill
my 13-month-old son and i loved the private room which felt like an oasis
Cleanliness:
room was very clean and comfortable
jennifer's room is clean and cozy
their space was very clean and comfortable
it was very clean artsy and classy
jennifer's place was clean and comfortable
Host:
our hosts were great
jennifer was friendly and showed good hospitality
jen and shawn were great hosts
they were very helpful too
the hosts were super friendly and welcoming
Location:
the location was great
location was great as well
great location in a safe and quiet neighborhood
jennifer’s place is perfectly located in between downtown and the airport
their location was perfect and not too far away from the airport or downtown seattle area
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See Seattle!

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!

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