Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals For Traversing Tacoma, WA - Updated 2024

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Affectionately coined the “City of Destiny”, this small mill town has sure turned its destiny around. What used to be a quiet town has since flourished into a bustling arts haven. You too can find your own calling by immersing yourself in the local culture here!

Find your place in Tacoma with 10 of these beautiful vacation rentals.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status. recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on February 06, 2024.

Vintage floral room on K Street (from USD 58)

A lovely room in the quiet K Street neighbourhood, Cheri’s homely abode is decorated with her obvious love for all things floral. The colourful bedsheets that line the queen-sized bed and the silken curtains are regularly changed to ensure that the room is spotlessly clean. You can also look forward to a fresh bouquet of flowers in your room every few days!

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Tacoma, Washington, United States
444 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
PRIVATE ROOM IN HOME 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
my room had a lovely view and was entirely comfortable and cheri was gracious and accessible
the vibe the decor the soft music the amenities all made me feel so comfortable
and my sister got an excellent massage very artistic ambience and comfortable bed
the room i used was just as pictured with plenty of light and charm to spare
the bed was really comfortable and the mini fridge was a nice touch
clean relaxed welcoming
very clean comfortable and beautiful home
room and shared bathroom were both very clean and nicely decorated
the room was clean comfortable and just as described
very clean spacious and lovely home
cheri was a wonderful host
cheri was a wonderful host who was happy to chat and give us tips about the area
cheri is a wonderful host and has a beautiful house
i couldn't have asked for a more gracious host and more a lovely home
i highly recommend cheri as your next host
great location to see shows nearby
10 to 15 minute walk to great restaurants and antique stores
comfortable; walking distance to tacoma general hospital
quiet location with easy access to downtown and north tacoma
great location and easy check-in
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Warm cottage in the Stanley neighbourhood

You may notice the stare of the curious house cat welcoming you into your new home. Here at Kathleen’s place, you get the entire upstairs suite to yourself. Beautifully adorned with lace detailing and cosy oak furniture, one can’t help but to feel at home. The prime location makes all the popular tourist sites a short Uber ride away, and when you’re home, you can sink into the luscious double bed or take a nap on the cushy sofa.

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Tacoma, Washington, United States
68 reviews   Wifi Available
PRIVATE ROOM IN HOME 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed/bath/closet space listed are perfect and as advertised
we appreciated the space heater in the room as we are used to warmer temperatures in arizona
the bed was extremely comfortable and had everything we needed for an easy stay
the room was perfect for our two night stay
i loved having lots of space with a very comfortable bed
clean well kept safe
the space is clean and comfortable
it was exactly as described very clean and quiet
the suite was clean cozy and quiet
my space was lovely clean and comfy
katheleen is a great host
kathleen was a wonderful host
host and dogs most friendly
kathleen was a fantastic host
kathleen has been a wonderful host
the location was close to the convention center and easy to find
great location easy parking and a terrific stay all around
her home is centrally located in a quiet neighborhood with plenty of easy access street parking
easy location and kathleen was very helpful and accommodating
the location and quiet atmosphere and pleasant communication made our stay so nice
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Modern apartment in the North Slope neighbourhood (from 66 USD)

Wake up to the towering silhouette of Mount Rainer from your new room. Found in the North Slope neighbourhood, this private suite has everything you need — a cushy double bed, plenty of space for luggage, and your own closet! Head down to the living room and have a friendly chat with your host, Kristen — she’d be more than happy to show you around and to bring you to the best places in town.

Private Suite/Bath/Kitchen in Lovely Historic Home

Address: North Slope Neighbourhood (see map)

Price: from 66 USD

Number of Guests: 2

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Victorian mansion in McCarver (from USD 90)

If you’re looking for a unique accommodation, this Victorian Mansion could be exactly what you’re looking for. Featuring a cosy interior furnished with the basic facilities, you can make yourself a cup of coffee to shake off that sleep monster, and head out to explore your historic neighbourhood. Catch a tram to the Convention Center if you’d like to look around, and be sure to visit the nearby Pacific Avenue for a delectable selection of high-class restaurants! When you’re feeling tired, retreat back to your soft double bed. There’s also a single bed (not pictured) for extra guests.

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Tacoma, Washington, United States
181 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
cozy space that fit our needs
this is a really cute little room with the amenities you'd need and a great view of mt
granola bars coffee and nicely appointed kitchen area were very nice touches
put on the fan for white noice if you are not used to city sounds
cute studio apartment with lots of character and nice amenities
it was clean and cozy
it was very clean and organized
very clean and small kitchen for basics
everything was clean and nicely supplied with essentials
clean space with everything you need
great host and very responsive
kris was a great host
this host truly went above and beyond
the hosts responded to my email almost immediately and was very friendly
kylie communicated in a friendly and professional manner and provided easy instructions for self-check-in
the location is perfect
cute little apartment in a good location
cute little place in a really nice location
very cute and great location would definitely recommend
very cozy in a super walkable location
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Hipster haven in Old Town (from 97 USD)

This rustic cottage is perfect for the journeying couple looking to make a pit stop. Equipped with an outdoor hot tub, you can melt the post-flight fatigue away whilst admiring the green views all around you. Adorned with an abundance of vintage trinkets, this accommodation makes for a good photo-op too! When you’re tired, take a break by jumping into your bouncy bed for two; the sheets are huge, so no worries about hogging the sheets when you’re here!

Carr Street Cottage (Old Town)

Address: Old Town (see map)

Price: from 97 USD

Number of Guests: 2

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Contemporary condominium in Buckley (from 99 USD)

Perched atop a slanting hill, this condominium is the perfect getaway for nature lovers. Step outside of your apartment, and you are greeted with the swaying waves of dancing willow trees, providing you with ample shade when the afternoon sun gets too hot. Enjoy a calming cup of chamomile tea by the outdoor lounge area, or indulge in a light read on the comfy leather sofas indoors.

CATTNIPP Private Apartment

Address: Buckley (see map)

Price: from 99 USD

Number of Guests: 2

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Woody retreat in Sherman (from USD 129)

Featuring heated bamboo floors, you can say goodbye to freezing toes when you’re staying at Caroline’s home for a crowd of five! The bohemian-styled interior decor adds a warm touch to the oak home, and you can spend lazy afternoons chilling in the living room or heading up to the balcony to catch some sun. The beds make for a great lounge area too, and you can catch an afternoon siesta on the sofa bed in the living room.

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Tacoma, Washington, United States
469 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire loft 2 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the studio is very cozy with heated floors and nice furniture comfy beds adjustable lighting
the spa features are wonderful and the beds and furniture were especially comfortable and beautifully arranged
the beds were super comfortable
my favorite part of the entire space was the bathroom
very relaxing space give yourself some extra time to enjoy the spa bathroom
it is very clean and comfortable
great spot super clean
clean space nice touches very homing and amazing setting
very clean spa tub was great the sauna was amazing
relaxing stylish and clean place
she is friendly helpful and a super host
the host assured me the house was completely separate from the apt
she is a responsive communicator and she has a talent for decor
she provided quick concise and helpful information and was available when needed
caroline is a great host too--quick to respond to queries and great hospitality
the location is great
plus the location is lovely
quiet and convenient location in a lovely neighbourhood
amazing location and a beautiful space
this location is in the beautiful north end neighborhood of tacoma
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Charming cottage near University of Puget Sound (from USD 135)

This charming home is the prime location for small families looking to get away from the bustling city centre. Adorned with handmade quilts, the familiar sense of home surrounds you everywhere you go. Indulge in a simple homemade meal in the dining area, or head out to the Old Town for your Starbucks fix.

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Tacoma, Washington, United States
151 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

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Amenities & Room:
my family enjoyed kathleen and dave's comfortable home
great place with lots of room and very comfortable
but the beds were so comfy it was not a problem
both rooms are very nice and the whole living space is very enjoyable
its a beauty house with calm and comfortable atmosphere
very clean and comfortable
great stay clean and cozy
very clean very comfortable place
extremely clean and very well equipped
it was spotlessly clean very quiet lovely bedrooms living area and kitchen
the host is available to answer questions and is easy to talk with
the hosts were very informative and helpful
friendly and knowledgeable hosts were very informative and welcoming
this home is beautifully appointed and the hosts are extremely gracious
the hosts are accommodating but respectful of privacy
great place to stay good location close to many attractions
this location is within easy access to a number of stores restaurants parks and beaches
great location and very comfortable i will plan on visiting again
location was great even though i was concerned about the street noise
kathleen and dave's place was beautiful and very close to ups
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Exquisite condominium on Indian Hill (from USD 245)

If you’d like to splurge this vacation, instead of opting for an expensive suite, why not just rent the whole house? This condominium is great for graduation trips. It consists of two storeys; the loft upstairs has two bedrooms that boast cushy beds and fluffy pillows. The bottom floor has a cosy bedroom and a spacious bathroom — perfect for a bubble bath! With an ample amount of space for a party of six, enjoy your meal while taking in the panoramic views all around you.

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Tacoma, Washington, United States
190 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 4 Beds 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the patio was a nice place for breakfast
we really appreciated the well equipped kitchen and the coffee supplies to get us started
nice fully stocked kitchen for family meals
beds were very comfortable
beds were very comfortable
it was very clean and spacious enough for several people
jeanne's place is beautiful clean and comfortable
extremely comfortable and clean
this house is best suited for clean non accident prone groups
house was in great shape and clean
host was quickly responsive to any questions
our host was very accommodating and helpful with any questions
crystal was a great host
beautiful house with kind host
the hosts are so easy to work with
close to yummy restaurants and grocery store
nice location good for short term stay
running in the neighborhood is quiet and fresh
upon arrival even the kids were excited by the location and exterior of the house
it is also at very calm and nice location
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Craftsman-style apartment in Franklin

Imagine waking up to the smell of freshly brewed drip coffee wafting into your room. Live out that dream by booking a stay at Ben’s apartment that can accommodate a group of four. The unique Craftsman-style architecture adds a splash of personality to the otherwise ordinary home, and you can enjoy a family night in with your favourite shown on Netflix. If you happen to be hosting any extra guests for the night, the long couch in the living room can be used as an extra sleeper, too.

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Tacoma, Washington, United States
63 reviews  
Entire house 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
ben and tori’s place was very comfortable and had great amenities including a washer and dryer
with its fully functional kitchen dining and entertainment spaces and washer/dryer it checks all the boxes
comfortable mattresses and a lot of fun
the apartment was lovely and the beds were very comfortable
the beds were comfortable and the living room area is a delight
very clean and well maintained
clean and very comfortable
clean quiet and private
clean great communication by hosts and good location
my stay here was fantastic the place was sparkling clean and extremely comfortable
ben & tori are fantastic hosts and responded quickly to any questions i had
tori and ben were friendly and welcoming hosts
although we didn’t personally meet our hosts we heard a happy family which we enjoyed very much
ben and tori were very friendly when we had questions
ben and tori have a great space they were very accommodating and responsive throughout my stay
very comfortable place in a location that was perfectly situated for me
awesome place and close to pacific and 6th street
great space close to a lot of places would definitely stay here again
such a nice place great breakfast places around and a very short distance from the tacoma dome
comfortable home and convenient location very spacious great for kids
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A relaxing retreat

The best part about opting for a vacation rental is that it feels exactly like a home away from home. With all the comforts of the usual necessities, you won’t need to worry about feeling comfortable in a foreign environment!

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