Top 20 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Geneva, Switzerland - Updated 2021

airbnb Geneva, Switzerland

Apart from impressive Lake Geneva and the Jet d'Eau, the natural beauty of Geneva, Switzerland, is mesmerizing the city is surrounded by the Alps and Jura mountains and offers dramatic views of Mont Blanc. With the headquarters of the WTO, WHO, UN, and World Bank all in Geneva, you may have more than one reason to visit this charming city!

The fables of a medieval city, with luxury hotels, fun nightlife, high-end fashion, handcrafted chocolates, world-renowned jewellers and, of course, Swiss watchmakers all come true in Geneva. No wonder there are so many wonderful Airbnbs to choose from in Geneva, all with a homey atmosphere. Read on for our top Airbnb vacation rentals in Geneva.

1. Bright room in duplex penthouse (from USD 94)

The pictures of this duplex penthouse speak for themselves and you can really feel its comfort and coziness through its photos. Situated in the heart of Geneva, 200 meters (656.2 feet) from the train station and 200 meters (656.2 feet) from the lake, this place is perfect for a short vacation.

The room is stylishly decorated and has just enough space to make you feel homely. It is fully furnished and has all necessary amenities, including a private, independent shower. The restaurants, market, and the Jet d'Eau are all within a short walking distance. It is important to note that this place is not safe or suitable for children under 12 years of age and definitely not suitable for pets.

Bright room in duplex penthouse
Geneva, Canton of Geneva, Switzerland
508 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful and cosy room as shown in air b&b
the bed is very comfortable and the view is nice
hip light-filled room in the perfect location
very comfy bed and beautifully decorated room with partial views of the lake’s jet
the ability to turn on air conditioning is great in the evening and buffers any outside noise
clean and cozy
very clean and comfortable apartment
very clean and comfortable room
very clean and good bed
easy to find clean and cozy
friendly and welcoming host
host was great and responsive
the hosts were welcoming and helpful
very welcoming host and great recommendations
the hosts are very kind
great location near both train and bus stations
great location close to the train station
the location is also perfect
great location if you want to be near the train station restaurants and the lake
great location right in the center
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2. A stylish loft (from USD 147)

A stylish loft with loads of character that boasts original wood beams as well as amazing views of Rhone River and Saleve Mountain is surely an excellent choice of accommodation. Situated only minutes away from the main train station, this loft offers one bedroom and one bathroom. As a guest, you can also relax in the mid-century living area and a fully equipped kitchen. Walk out fresh from the bathroom that features a walk-in shower and a bathtub. For your entertainment, you can use the DVD player, SONOS wireless speaker system and wireless internet connection.

Stylish Loft - Amazing Views
Geneva, Switzerland
140 reviews
Entire loft 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great apartment with interesting furniture pictures and lighting
the apartment was well furnished and had a great view of the river
comfortable and tastefully furnished apartment with fantastic views
the size was great for us 3 friends and the air bed was really comfy
the air mattress was also very comfortable and it was all ready for us when we arrived
the apartment is spotless clean very unique and well furnished
the apartment has excellent facilities and is very clean and pristine
it was very comfortable clean and convenient to getting around town
nice apartment clean and modern one in great location
very clean and comfortable and loads of little ‘home from home’ touches
dave is a super great host
dave is an outstanding host who answered all our questions and was available anytime
check-in was very easy and host was availble to answer questions
dave is a very thoughtful host
dave was a super responsive helpful host
good location and good style
dave's place is a great location very close to public transportation
great place in a nice location
a beautifully stylish apartment within walking distance of the lake
his loft is comfortable and near many tram and bus lines
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3. A designer apartment (from USD 136)

Having been featured in Swiss Architectural magazines, this designer apartment is your dream accommodation when staying in Geneva. Situated in the heart of the city, this apartment is perfect for couples or solo travelers as it features one bedroom and one bathroom. The entire apartment is yours to use and explore throughout your stay. Feel free to use the kitchen, sit back and unwind in the living room, watch the cable TV and access the wireless internet.

Interior Designer's Dream
Genève, Switzerland
58 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
a great apartment well appointed and immaculately clean
good location stylish very clean and great communication
sarah’s place is so clean and inviting
sarah is a gracious host
sarah was a wonderful host
she is thoughtful and kind
the shops nearby are very helpful including the lovely beer garden and restaurants
she was welcoming responsive and provided great suggestions on food grocery stores and local attractions
the location is perfect for using the public transportation
great location in relation to using public transportation to get around the city easy walks to various lines
as others have noted the location is quite nice
there are several wonderful cafes close by
sarah’s apartment is set in a great convenient location
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4. Designer house near airport / UN (from USD 77)

This rental is great for travelers who want to stay close to the airport or the UN. The beautiful house has large spaces, a garden with terrace, rooms with a large balcony, a bathroom, individual shower and two parking spaces. There is a mini-market nearby and public transport is available within a two-minute walk.

If you are tired from traveling or if you have an early morning flight to catch the next day, this beautiful house is the place to be! The hosts also have a very friendly dog, which will complement your homestay experience. If you have your own car, the city center is merely 15 minutes away, so the place is perfectly situated, away from the touristy city center!

Maison design proche aeroport / ONU
Cointrin, GE, Switzerland
257 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room has own huge balcony with tables and easy chair for to relaxing
good bathroom space and perfect water pressure
our room was the perfect size and had a great window
the room was a private room in a nice house
the room was basic yet comfortable
comfortable bed and clean bathroom
clean and very safe accomodation
the stay was clean and roomy
clean room and stylish home
karina's place was modern clean and comfortable
the owners were very welcoming
nice host and stylish place
karina is a wonderful host she made us feel at home and welcomed
she is also very helpful
the hosts were very nice and helpful
ideally located near the airport (walking distance)
great location if you need to be close to the airport
perfect location and nice space
very nice house close to the airport
place is 15 min walk from the airport and that is the best part
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5. Master bedroom in Old Town - Charming apartment (from USD 107)

This fully furnished, newly renovated space is in a nice location, close to everything. You can walk to the main attractions, eateries and city center and, if you are tired, you can just go home and rest in a clean and comfortable bed. This spacious, modern bedroom is in a charming, Old Town apartment.

Master bedroom in Old Town charming apartment
Genève, Switzerland
200 reviews
Private room in condominium 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment is gorgeous modern and stylish with wonderful carpets furniture and artwork
also it was well equipped (adaptors excellent wifi towels etc
the room was adorable and a good size
wonderfully comfortable bed room and bathroom
a unique stylish apartment with an incredibly comfortable mattress and plenty of soft towels
the place is spotless clean and well lit
the bathroom was also very clean and modern
the apartment was clean and very spacious
room is clean and very nicely decorated
it was very quiet and clean
the host is kind and respectful
annetta is a great host
great host thank you
annetta is a wonderful host
the host was very pleasant and friendly too
the location is ideal
the location is just brilliant
the location was excellent
great location right in the middle of town
the location was just perfect
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6. Charming house in downtown Geneva (from USD 108)

This apartment is on the first floor of a detached house and it can sleep up to five people. It has two bedrooms, one with a king bed and the other with two single beds. The spacious living room has a sofa bed that can sleep one more guest. Room-darkening shade creates the perfect ambiance for a sound sleep even during the day. Parks, a shopping center, and restaurants are within walking distance from the house. A couple of bus stops are also a short stroll away from where you can hop on a bus and explore other parts of the city with ease.

In a charming 1900 built house, downtown Geneva
Genève, Switzerland
219 reviews
Entire apartment 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
even the sofa in the living room is comfortable for sleeping
we had such a lovely time- sipping coffee and relaxing in your cozy terrace
lovely stylish and cozy place (classic and modern blend) with all necessary amenities and more
we stayed with two teenage children who were most impressed with wifi strength too
we had plenty of space and the rooms we great sized
very clean and fancy rooms
a very nice and clean apartment
very nice flat clean and charming
his apartment was very clean and comfortable
large clean apartment excellent thoughtful touches everywhere
great host and lovely apartment
hosts were responsive and home was beautiful
amazing host and always reachable
he is a great host
jöel was a perfect host and was really helpful always responding really quickly to any queries
fantastic place close to a bus stop
perfect location to travel around
fantastic property great location
lovely appartment close to the airport
this is a great location right in downtown geneva
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7. Cozy flat in central Geneva (from USD 99)

This apartment in the trendy Plainpalais neighborhood is ideal for guests who want to experience the lively nightlife of Geneva. Although located in central Geneva the rental offers a peasant and undisturbed stay to guests. This Airbnb vacation home features a bedroom with a queen bed, a living room with a comfy sofa bed and TV, a clean bathroom, and a kitchen area. A number of shops and restaurants are in the vicinity. A bus and a tram stop are also within walking distance from the property.

Cozy flat in center Geneva
Geneva, Switzerland
151 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wifi worked very well
- the wifi was fast and easy to access
a fan would have bee much appreciated and really improved our stay drastically
wifi and tv worked perfect and the kitchen had everything we needed
we had the windows open but it didn’t provide much airflow a fan would have been amazing
the apartment was very clean and cozy
it was clean quiet and safe
it was spotless and very comfortable
the place was nice clean and convenient
the apartment is clean and comfortable
the host is friendly and replies quickly
as usual thank you séphane for being a great host
stephane was a great host
he was helpful with his advice as we needed it
stephane was a very great host
very close to public transportation and in a safe location
ideal location very central and safe
location was pretty near the main station and old town by tram
it was an ideal location for us
stéphane place is located in a quiet and good neighbourhood
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8. A fully equipped apartment near the train station (from USD 73)

Situated in a central location, where the train station can be reached within a short walk, this apartment offers modern facilities and amenities to make your stay as comfortable as possible. You can enjoy two beds for four people here, along with a shared bathroom, an equipped kitchen, and high-speed wireless internet access.

Very central, clean and fully equipped
Genève, Switzerland
369 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
access to her apartment and building is smooth any question ask her and she will make it easy
we had everything we needed for a comfortable stay
we had a great stay at fadia’s apartment
toiletries and towels and comfortable beds blankets and pillows were abundantly provided
the room is comfortable with a comfortable bed and pillows
everything was clean and comfortable
everything was clean and welcoming
the sheets and towels smells fresh and clean
fadia's place was extremely clean and her bed was very comfortable
the place is also clean and quiet
the hosts are so wonderful
she was very helpful
the host is very friendly and informative
fadia was a great host
fadia was a wonderful host
the location is good you can walk everywhere you want and also near the bus and train station
nice and close to the main train station
nice restaurants nearby and close to main railway station
very central right next to the station very helpful too
the unit has very good location close to gare cornavin station and walking distance to many points of interest
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9. A suite-style bedroom with large windows (from USD 93)

Enjoy a few relaxed and quiet days in Geneva by staying at this suite-style bedroom that comes with a double bed and extra beds for extra guests. The bedroom has large windows to bring in the natural sunlight every morning. The other facilities will be shared with the hosts, such as the bathroom and the equipped kitchen. You can enjoy free linens and towels, as well as free wireless internet access throughout your stay.

Beautiful room in a suite style
Geneva, Switzerland
423 reviews
Private room in condominium 4 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the router was in our bedroom so we enjoyed very strong wifi signal
our stay had no major issues and we fit perfectly in her apartment
the room was spacious and the beds were very comfortable
unfortunately we didn't have time to have breakfast with them but that was a nice touch
the room is situated in the corner of the apartment with two large windows which were lovely
clean and tidy with various added extras
beds were comfortable clean space quiet and we had all we needed
i stayed for 2 days at such a spacious clean and cozy room
good hospitality and big clean room
the room was much larger than i thought and had a clean sheet and towls to use
amazing hospitality and a very friendly host
lovely hosts very kind and welcoming with great hospitality
hosts exceptionally friendly and helpful
adrienne was a really kind host and made me feel at home
we especially enjoyed the hospitality of the host
excellent location for visiting geneve
the location of the apartment was perfect and close to all the attractions
great location walking distance to lake playground supermarket and bus station
the place is super central and best location
adrienne’s place is perfect location in geneva
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10. Quiet & bright room in city center (from USD 60)

This spacious, furnished, bright bedroom is perfect for solo travelers. The room has a double bed, computer desk, closet, TV, and free WiFi. The bathroom and kitchen are shared, but you will get all amenities and a homely environment with the hosts. The apartment is very close to everything, so there is no need to rent a car or hire a taxi! There is a supermarket, cafés and restaurants nearby. There are also several parks around, to enjoy a nice run or walk.

The flat is two minutes away from the main Geneva Cornavin train station, six minutes walk from the UN and all other organizations and 15 minutes from the business district. The beautiful lake is only 15 minutes away, on foot.

Quiet & bright room in City Center
Geneva, Switzerland
190 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bathroom was perfect
the bedroom was comfortable and had all that was needed
good five nights living in this room
very nice person and very comfortable stay
comfortable clean and pleasant room
the place is clean and very convenient
the room was big and clean and the bathroom was nice
room very clean with a very comfortable bed
the room and bathroom was very clean
she was so accommodating and a nice host
she was gentle and kind
the host was available and very nice
ama is a wonderful host
ama is a wonderful host
the location is great short walk to the train station and also is close to a stop
the location is excellent a walking distance from the train station
great location 5 min walk to the main rail station
v nice location near un
convenient location and good neighbourhood
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11. A bright and stylish loft

Nestled in a quiet residential neighborhood of Geneva, this bright and stylish loft is for those traveling with a small group of people. Three bedrooms with three cozy beds are available for up to six people. As a guest, you can also enjoy modern facilities offered, such as two bathrooms, a hot tub, a kitchen with appliances and utensils as well as free wireless internet access.

Central Bright and Stylish Loft
Genève, Switzerland
13 reviews
Entire loft 0 Beds 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the place: beautifully and meticulously designed everything is the right size super comfortable and spacious c
the apartment was very spacious light and comfortable
very spacious clean modern decor well equipped with everything perfect for people travel with kids
sparkling clean centrally located and very stylish
the hosts: super friendly super helpful super stylish (house design) super accommodating
alessandro and vanessa are amazing hosts check-in was very easy and they communicated well beforehand
communication was swift and helpful
easy walking distance to downtown
great location quiet but with easy access to town by bus
the river is just a few steps away and you can easily walk to great attractions
their place is really nice spacious and central so you can walk around anywhere in geneva
beautiful and quiet space near the river walkable to the city center too
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12. New studio - Central terrace - 35 m2 (376.7 ft2)

This rental is a modern, bright, sunny studio, located in the center of Geneva. It is quite large compared to similar listings in the area, is close to public transport and offers great views of the Salève. It has a large living area, kitchen, bathroom, and an open-air terrace. The main bedroom has a spacious built-in wardrobe, bed, and dining table.

The neighborhood is very friendly and has a busy market area within a two-minute walk, which has restaurants, supermarkets, bakeries, a grocery store, dry cleaner, and even hairdressers - all open on Sundays.

Studio-Terrace au centre
Geneva, Canton of Geneva, Switzerland
424 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
amazing views great modern apartment
stylish apartment with great amenities and beautiful terrace
apartment is full of light has good views of the mountains and the bed was comfortable
the apartment was just as described view was beautiful and calm neighbourhood
this is a gorgeous studio with beautiful views a balcony comfortable bed and attractive clean amenities
very clean and nicely decorated
the flat was clean and comfortable
comfortable bed and clean space
clean comfortable place for a short stay
great place perfectly clean camille was really helpful
the host is responsive
dom was a helpful host
a really hospitable host and pleasant home
camille was a perfect host and her house was very nice amazing terrace ;) thank you for your hospitality
camille was a great host very polite and available at any need
the place was cute abut 25 minute walking distance from the lake
great location with everything you need
a good and calm place near the city center
nice place - 15 min walk to city centre
great studio very spacious awesome location
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13. Quiet apartment in Plainpalais

This cozy studio in a quiet neighborhood of Plainpalais is suitable for up to four guests. It has a queen bed, a sofa bed, a dining table, and a clean bathroom. The kitchen in this Airbnb vacation home is equipped with a refrigerator, oven, stove, dishes, and silverware to assist you in preparing meals indoors. Wi-Fi in this rental ensures you can easily find nearby places of interest during your stay. A laptop-friendly workspace at this apartment will come in handy for business travelers.

Great quiet apart Geneva center Plainpalais
Genève, Switzerland
70 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
bathroom was great but the showerhead was not fixed (so you have to hold it yourself)
clean apartment and convenient traffic connection
nice clean place in a good location
clean apartment in a convenient location
close to metro clean and overall a great experience
i just expected to be a bit cleaner and the beds to be a bit more comfortable
the host is kind and responsive
gary is a super host
host was very easy to communicate with and the apartment was very nice
great location and nice big room
great place excellent location as well
not much soundproofing but that's to be expected and the neighborhood quieted down at a nice hour
gary’s place is perfect good location
gary’s place is central close to trams and buses and is great value for money
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14. Central studio next to the lake

Discover Geneva on a business trip, vacation or a weekend break, with this cozy studio, right in the heart of the city. The neighborhood is alive day and night and the studio is located just behind Geneva’s most known palaces. If you get tired, you can easily walk back to the apartment and snuggle in the comfort of your bed. The lake is right across the street and public transport, including boats across the lake, are nearby.

The studio has a bedroom with a large bed, tall bright windows with a view to the famous “Jet d'eau” and Mont Blanc. The room also has a wardrobe, desk, and bedding. The bathroom has a bathtub, shower, bidet, and all necessary bathroom amenities. High-speed internet is also included. The kitchen is fully equipped, so you can cook to your heart’s delight!

Central studio next to the lake
153 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed

15. Make yourself at home in this private room

Lena’s chic and trendy home represents a good combination of modern design and vibrant colors, which are appealing and relaxing to the eyes. She has a private room with a single bed, separate dining area and an attractive, curvy, full-length mirror! This place is ideal for solo travelers, whether you are are traveling for business or pleasure and it is conveniently located near popular restaurants, bars, and cafes. It is a one minute walk from Lac Léman and five minutes from the Gare Cornavin train station.

193 reviews
Private room 1 Bed

16. Cosy, vintage private room in the center of Geneva

Perfect for couples, this cozy private room with a shared kitchen and living room is in a traditional 100-year-old Geneva apartment building. Conveniently located in the city center, it is easily accessible from the train station and airport. High ceilings, wooden floors and a fireplace - everything that will make your stay memorable. The hosts are a family of four - a lovely couple with two boys and they are a very welcoming family who will make sure you have a pleasant stay and complete privacy!

The room is strategically close to several nice cafes, restaurants, a grocery store, a seven-minute walk to the train station, 15-minute walk to the lake, 20 minutes by bus to the airport, and a seven-minute walk to the train station.

Cosy vintage private room in the centre of Geneva
64 reviews
Private room 1 Bed

17. Cozy, large and bright room

This is a cozy and spacious room in a quiet neighborhood, close to shops, attractions and 10 minutes by tram from the city center. This home has most of the things that you might need during your stay and it is pet-friendly, too! The host also has a small Yorkshire Terrier - the ideal room if you love traveling with your pets!

Chambre cosy, grande et lumineuse *****
20 reviews
Private room 1 Bed

18. Room for cat lovers

This is a private room with a cozy double bed and work desk. The host also stays in the apartment, as do two cats! It’s just like staying at home with your own cute and lovable pets! Since it is a pet-friendly accommodation, you can bring your own cats on your vacation, too. The property is conveniently close to public transport, a 10-minute walk to the train station, a 10-minute walk to the lake and a 15-minute direct bus ride to the airport.

Room for cat lovers
207 reviews
Private room 1 Bed

19. A beautiful duplex apartment in the heart of Geneva

Enjoy a relaxed and peaceful stay at this beautiful apartment situated in the very heart of Geneva. On the ground floor, you can find facilities such as a spacious living room and a well equipped kitchen. To get to the bedroom and bathroom, you need to climb the stairs and reach the first floor. If you need the internet to stay connected with the people you love back home, you are granted access to the fast wireless internet.

Beautiful duplex apartment in the heart of Geneva
Genève, Switzerland
72 reviews
Entire apartment 3 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

20. Cozy apartment with a small balcony

This cozy apartment on the fifth floor of a complex features contemporary decor that offers a pleasant stay in Geneva. Head to the small balcony and sip a cup of tea while enjoying the cool breeze. A number of restaurants, bars and shops are located nearby. A train stop is also within walking distance from where you can visit other parts of the city as well. If you are traveling with children you can request the host for babysitter recommendations. Wi-Fi, TV, iron, and other amenities are available here for guests’ utmost convenience.

Cozy Apartment - GENEVA Center
Genève, Switzerland
19 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
the apartment are clean and bright in design
they were super helpful throughout the check-in process great place
good host with very fast communication
the location was great with everything very close
great location very neat apartment and has a grocery stop just right underneath it
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You won't miss home when in Geneva!

With so many wonderful options to choose from - from apartments to private rooms - a vacation in Geneva with one of these Superhosts won’t make you miss home, even for a day! Gear up for a true homestay experience, so that after a hectic day of travel you get a good night’s sleep in a homely environment.

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