Top 12 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Berea, Kentucky - Updated 2021

airbnb Berea KY

Berea is a city in Madison County, Kentucky. Despite being a relatively small city, it has plenty of things to do and see. The city is home to Berea College, a private, liberal arts college that is known for being one of the first colleges in the South to be both coeducational and interracial. Apart from that, art festivals, historic restaurants, and buildings are also a big part of the city’s life and culture. Visit one of the most laid-back towns in Kentucky and check out this list of the top Airbnbs in Berea, Kentucky to book prior to your trip.

1. Painter's Cottage (from USD 95)

Those looking for lodging in Berea close to the old town will find this lovely little cottage to be a suitable accommodation option. It is within walking distance of several local art galleries, restaurants, and cafes. It features a spacious bedroom with a queen-size bed, a spotless kitchen, private bathrooms, and a beautiful patio which guests can lounge in while enjoying the sunny weather. Basic amenities such as a TV and high-speed Wi-Fi are provided for the guests as well.

Berea Painter's Cottage
Berea, Kentucky, United States
438 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

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Amenities & Room:
cozy with great amenities
we breakfasted on the deck and played with "doug
this is a very welcoming space full of original art and comfortable furniture
amy has decorated the space with her own awesome artwork and the cottage is both cozy and functional
the painters cottage is a quaint comfortable place to spend a few days
very clean and well decorated
super clean cozy and well maintained
very clean and decorated beautifully
very clean bed very comfortable
everything is clean and comfortable and easy
the location is perfect
great location for visiting berea
excellent location - near downtown street is behind police station
easy walk to old town
very quiet neighborhood but easy walking distance to a few restaurants
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2. Traveler's Cottage (from USD 109)

Located near the arty town of Berea, this two-bedroom, two-bathroom cottage is found amongst many art galleries, museums, shops, and cafes. It is beautifully furnished with original art, hardwood floors, tall ceilings and two spacious bedrooms, each consisting of a queen-size bed. Wi-Fi, free parking and essentials such as towels, bed sheets, soap, and toilet paper are provided for.

Traveler's Cottage
Berea, Kentucky, United States
402 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

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Amenities & Room:
beautiful home with very comfortable bedding linens and furnishings
such a lovely comfortable cottage well equipped for our stay
bed and bedding are super comfy
the beds are very comfortable and the bath linens are high quality
nothing was missing - bed was comfy appointments stylish and useful
very clean and cozy house
amazing clean and beautiful place
spacious clean and comfortable place
place was very clean
we have been so pleased with the cleanliness & charm of the place
she is a great host
great artistic touches from the owner
very highly recommend this house and this host
excellent responsive host with excellent comfortable house
so close to the college and walking distance to many attractions and an easy drive to others
cute artsy place within walking distance of cute shops and great restaurants
within walking distance to shops and restaurants and easy drive to anything else
beautiful and quiet location
and the neighborhood is stinkin’ cute safe and very walkable
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3. A three-bedroom cottage on Forest Street (from USD 119)

This spacious cottage comprises three bedrooms and two bathrooms that can accommodate up to six guests. Aside from featuring amazing artwork from local artists, it is also furnished with a small deck, where guests can lounge in after a day of traveling. This home for rent in Berea is close to Berea College, the Boone Tavern, art galleries, and shops. High-speed Wi-Fi and essentials are available for free.

Forest Street Cottage
Berea, Kentucky, United States
339 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 3 Beds 7 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 7

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Amenities & Room:
the couch was very roomy and comfortable
the forest street cottage is cozy and comfortable
access to washer and dryer made our stay doubly comfortable
the cottage is clean comfortable and has all the amenities of home
awesome tv with cable and roku
super clean and beautifully decorated
very clean and stately little neighborhood
it is super clean and plenty spacious
amy's place is clean and comfortable
extremely clean and so easy to find
miss amy is a wonderful host
we had a wonderful stay and amy was a great host
amy was a wonderful "host" and communication was spot on
amy was also more then helpful with suggestions about amazing hiking food and more places to see art
easy walk to town
great location in this small town
it' s located in a good neighborhood that was close to a lot of cute shops and restaurants
we loved the location
cute house within walking distance to many shops and restaurants
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4. An woodland retreat with a mountain view (from USD 50)

For those who enjoy spending time outdoors, this accommodation is perfect for you! Located just ten minutes away from the old town, this house is found near several great hiking locations and you may even catch a glimpse of the wildlife such as deer, turkeys, foxes, and raccoons while strolling along the country lanes. Even though the house is shared with its owners, guests will still have access to a lot of facilities such as the bookshelves in the living room and the dining room, the decks, and an on-site labyrinth. Breakfast is included and additional meals can be arranged for an additional charge. Guests can hang out on the decks and enjoy a nice book or even take a stroll through the labyrinth if they’re up for an adventure.

Woodland retreat with mountain view 2
Berea, Kentucky, United States
76 reviews  Wifi Available
Private room in residential home 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

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Amenities & Room:
every thing else was nice the atmosphere and the morning breakfast on the deck was nice
theresa provided breakfast and coffee each morning nice conversation and information about the area
we enjoyed our morning breakfasts with her and actually ended up learning a great deal from her
theresa made us a good breakfast and ate with us the three mornings we were there
had a nice breakfast before leaving
the room was clean and comfy just as advertised
the room was relatively clean and the beds were comfortable
theresa thank you for everything: the clean towels and for piquing my curiosity and stimulating my mind
the space was large clean and comfortable
the room was clean quiet and spacious and breakfast was delicious
teresa was a delightful host
our host was very nice and made us feel welcome
theresa is a great host
she was very accommodating and welcoming
theresa was a wonderful host
the location is very quiet and peaceful
we loved the quiet location in the woods
her location is beautifully rural but easily accessible to berea
this location is secluded quiet and very clean
we appreciated the sunlit room the quiet and the convenient location
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5. Rustic cabin with beautiful views (from USD 67)

Experience a peaceful getaway with superb views in this rustic cabin. This single-story cabin overlooks a small lake and sits on a steep hill. It’s a romantic homestay for a couple and is full furnished with comfort and convenience kept in mind. Keep warm with an indoor fireplace, or get some work done on a laptop-friendly workspace in the bedroom. Highlights include a charming deck where you can enjoy a cup of coffee with a stunning view of nature.

Cozy, pet-friendly cabin with a gorgeous view
Berea, Kentucky, United States
89 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 2 Beds 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

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Amenities & Room:
cabin was cozy great view and inspiring
linda’s place is a dream come true it has such an incredible view and is so homey and comfortable
great view very clean linda is very nice and hospitable
linda and coleman are great hosts
the hosts are extremely accomodating & helpful
the hospitality was great too eddie is very friendly and helpful with everything
she was out of town during our visit but her husband was available and very helpful
linda is very kind and wants your stay to be exceptional
fantastic cabin gorgeous location equipped with everything you could need
great location too lots of parks to hike in
this is a beautiful cozy pet friendly place to get away at an unbeatable value
extremely pleasant and relaxing place - we definitely want to come back
close to pinnacles which we enjoyed hikinggracious hosts
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6. Elegant cottage near hiking trails (from USD 243)

Enjoy a trip away with your loved ones and stay in this elegant cottage for six. This property sits on a hill and features three bedrooms and two bathrooms. The whole cottage is furnished with a classic design in mind. Relax in the outdoor patio overlooking the garden. Outdoorsy folks who enjoy a good hike will appreciate the location since it’s quite near several trails like the famous Pinnacles Hiking Trails.

Pine Croft Cottage at the Pinnacles
Berea, Kentucky, United States
40 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cottage 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

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Amenities & Room:
our bed was extremely comfortable
it’s in an amazing location for hikers
pine croft cottage is the perfect get-away location in berea
lovely place with a ton of charm great location very relaxing
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7. Thacker Holdings

Located in a dainty and tranquil neighborhood, this house features a bedroom consisting of a queen-size bed and a sofa bed, as well as a spotless, private bathroom that can accommodate up to three guests. Basic amenities such as a kitchen, a TV, a patio, Wi-Fi and other essentials will be provided during your stay here. Guests can have the entire upper floor of the house to themselves. The owners live in the same house and are more than willing to accommodate any of your needs.

Thacker Holdings #2
40 reviews
Private room 1 Bed

8. An artisan retreat in the woods

This huge cabin located in the woods is perfect for a large family or a group of friends. It has 3 bedrooms that consist of a total of 5 double beds, 2 air mattresses, a sofa bed and a crib that can accommodate up to ten people altogether. Even though it is found in the woods, the cabin is only 8 kilometers (5 miles) away from downtown Berea. If you are up for an outdoor adventure, you can hike the nearby trails and capture the breathtaking views of the mountainside. You may even be able to catch a glimpse of the wildlife such as deer and birds. On top of having such a magnificent location, it also features a private gated driveway, a fully stocked kitchen, a washer, a dryer, and an outdoor grill on the back patio. Free parking is also available on the premises.

Artisan retreat in the woods
32 reviews
Entire house 8 Beds

9. The Pinnacles Suite at Halcomb's Knob

Located in a tranquil part of the town, this enchanting two-bedroom suite can accommodate up to 3 guests. It features a little kitchenette well-equipped with a mini fridge that guests can store their groceries in, as well as a modern bathroom and a reading area which are perfect to lounge in after a long day of traveling. There is also a laptop-friendly workspace and access to high-speed internet for business travelers who need to complete their tasks online. Unlike other Airbnb vacation rentals, you don’t have to do your own housekeeping here! The staff at Halcomb’s Knob will refresh your room daily and complimentary breakfast will be served as well. Guests can also book a five-course gourmet dinner in advance.

Pinnacles Suite - Halcomb's Knob LLC
26 reviews
Private room 2 Beds

10. Thacker's Retreat

For those of you who are looking for a long-term accommodation in Berea, this is a great spot that you can consider booking! It features a spacious, laptop-friendly workspace, a mini-fridge, and a private bathroom. Other basic amenities such as a kitchen, a patio, and a TV are at the guests’ disposal as well. There’s a small yard in the house where guests can enjoy a cup of coffee while bathing in the sunshine.

Thacker Holdings #1
26 reviews
Private room 1 Bed

11. Weaver's Cottage

Located near Berea College, this quaint little cottage is just a few minutes’ walk away from local stores and cafes. Since the property is situated slightly off the main street, the noise and traffic are kept away while the local amenities are still easily accessible. The quiet neighborhood has a lot of green space and landscaped flower gardens, providing a peaceful and lush atmosphere that nature lovers would definitely enjoy. Aside from its superb location, the rental also features a bedroom with a queen-size bed, a fully equipped kitchen, Wi-Fi, linens as well as essentials.

Weaver's Rest Cottage in Berea KY
Berea, Kentucky, United States
185 reviews
Entire cottage 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

12. The Estill House

Located within walking distance of tourist hot spots such as the historic Boone Tavern, Union Church, and Berea College, this delightful retreat is ideal for those who wish to travel on foot. Close by, local art galleries, shops, biking, and hiking trails can be found. Aside from its splendid location, this house also offers some amazing mountain views. It features a bedroom with a double bed and a comfortable sofa that can accommodate up to 2 guests. There are tons of wildlife and curated gardens nearby and you can visit them depending on the season. As an added bonus, one of the owners, Scott is a certified massage therapist who can help you relieve some of your back pressure for an additional charge.

Berea, Kentucky, United States
34 reviews
Private room in guest suite 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Visit Berea -- the capital of arts and crafts

Counted among the best places to visit in Kentucky, Berea is a fascinating city. Home to many art galleries and quaint little retreats, it’s not hard to believe that Berea is known as the capital of arts and crafts in Kentucky. Get out there and explore this lovely gem in the heart of Kentucky. And if you’re looking for places to stay in Berea, we’ve got a great selection for you. By choosing the perfect accommodation from the above-listed Airbnb vacation rentals, your stay in Berea would surely be a memorable one.

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