Gulfport, a waterfront district in Florida, will enchant you with its colorful vibes, culinary expertise, and local art scene. It is home to many artisans, inspired by the tropical scenery. The art walk, which happens every first Friday and third Saturday of the month, is a must-attend event, in Gulfport. A lot of artists show up to perform and to exhibit their talents, works, and skills.
Aside from the artistic aspects of the district, you should also watch out for its Fresh Market Day, Gecko Festival, and waterfront restaurants. Book one of these Airbnb vacation rentals in Gulfport, Florida, USA, to really feel the culture of the area.
1. Beach Chill Inn #3 - Studio (from USD 85)
This is a seafront studio-type apartment on Madeira Beach and is just 10 steps away from the shoreline. Aside from the studio’s beautiful location, another reason to book is what’s inside. It contains a queen-sized bed that can sleep two guests, a small, semi-equipped kitchen with microwave and fridge and a three piece bath. You should also take note of the patio, where you can lounge, dine and grill.
Beach Chill Inn #3 - StudioMadeira Beach, Florida, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:amazing space bed was super comfortable
Cleanliness:the place was super clean and the bed was very comfortableplace was clean and had everything we neededvery clean great valuenice clean room steps away from a beautiful gulf beachthe beach chill inn was very clean and a nice little place that was right on the beach
Host:great hosts place was exactly as described and we enjoyed our stayRead more reviews
Location:great location on the beachgreat location right at the beachcute place next to beach entranceanne & neal’s place is in a great locationgreat location could walk to the beach and nearby restaurants
2. A bright and airy cottage (from USD 388)
Enjoy a pleasant stay at this cottage that is surrounded by lush landscape. Set only a few steps away from the main shopping and entertainment district, the cottage is best enjoyed by couples or families of four. You can find a lot of large windows throughout the cottage. Let the natural light address you in the morning. You will love the wood floors that can be found throughout. The private patio is an ideal place for relaxation. From the cozy couch of the living room, you can enjoy the treetop views.
Home in Gulfport · ★4.83 · 1 bedroom · 1 bed · 1.5 bathsGulfport, Florida, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:large fenced and paved yard space 1-car paved parking space great furnishings and comfy bedvery nice and comfortable space plenty of room for two people
Cleanliness:the place was very clean and spaciousnice loft clean and neatthe sand dollar was a quaint and clean 2nd floor apartmentit was clean had a fully stocked kitchen and plenty of beach equipmentthe house itself was so adorable comfortable clean and had everything i needed
Host:she was very hospitable and the home was lovelythe host elizabeth is very responsivebeth is a great host very responsive and has provided great local tips and recommendationsbeth was an awesome host going above and beyond in every wayRead more reviews
Location:awesome location awesome little placeconvenient location in a cool little townit is the perfect location in gulfportwalking distance to anything you could hope forthis is a very cute place close to the water and restaurants
3. Bungalow near Gulfport Art Village (from USD 164)
This is a cute little bungalow, near Gulfport Art Village. Little details, like the metal birds above your bed, burnished aluminum countertop and unique design and décor throughout the whole place make this accommodation a haven for art enthusiasts, hipsters and the like. The studio-type bungalow contains a bed, kitchen with microwave, fridge, sink and a bathroom. It also has a little dining area that can sit two. Aside from the bungalow, you are also allowed to use the garden and gazebo.
Guesthouse in Gulfport · ★4.93 · Studio · 1 bed · 1 bathGulfport, Florida, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:the space is very stylish and provides the perfect amount of roomciara’s space is even more beautiful & cozy than the (already great) pictures suggestthe space is a work of art and very comfortableour room was cozy with lots of nice touchesunique and charming space that was comfortable and clean
Cleanliness:sparkling clean with beautiful surroundingsthe room was clean and well appointedbathroom was clean and i really loved the showergreat space for two very clean and so many little details very inviting spaceciara place was perfect very clean with a comfortable bed
Host:ciara was a great hostciara is an excellent hostciara really is a super hostshe was a great host and the place is beautifulthank you for being such an attentive hostRead more reviews
Location:location was perfect walking distance to everything you needcute studio in a great location highly recommendit's an amazing locationthe location is perfect for access to restaurantsgreat location 3 minute walk to downtown and all the sights
4. A colorful Gulfport studio (from USD 175)
This is a colorful breath of fresh air and the kind of studio where you can relax while living stylishly. It’s an Instagram-worthy vacation rental, with all the things you need, like a fully equipped kitchen, comfortable queen-sized bed, cozy living area and a backyard, with a garden that has a table and chairs. Location wise, this is beachfront and within walking distance to the beach boulevard, artsy shops and cute cafes.
Guest suite in Gulfport · ★4.93 · Studio · 1 bed · 1 bathGulfport, Florida, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:of course with free wifi you are good to gothe backyard was a great place to sit and read and have our breakfastsmall and cozy with lots of thoughtful ways to use the spacethe bed is super comfortablethe studio is nicely appointed with a very comfortable bed and a seating area in the backyard
Cleanliness:its amazingly clean and smells very clean and freshexpect to find very clean and spotless accommodationneat clean and cozyvery clean and thoughtful set upvery comfortable clean and convenient
Host:hosts were really helpfulthe hosts were very responsive to my questions and needsthe host has added nice touches and helpful tourist infodavid and jacqueline were excellent hosts and provided detailed information prior to check-inthey are gracious hostsRead more reviews
Location:very cute place and conveniently locatedgreat spot close to dininggreat location and close to everythinga cute place in a great location with nice touchesgreat location and perfect accommodations
5. A charming, spacious bungalow (from USD 342)
This is a charming and spacious bungalow that can happily accommodate a party of six, comfortably. This private vacation rental is newly renovated and has new furniture and appliances. If you book this place, you’ll be one of the first people to stay here and use its amenities. The house has a private deck with lounge chairs and umbrella tables you can use for outdoor dining.
Inside, there are two bedrooms and another sofa bed, in case you have guests. It also has a spacious living area, a dining area that can seat eight, a fireplace and an equipped kitchen.
Bungalow in Gulfport · ★4.90 · 2 bedrooms · 2 beds · 1 bathGulfport, Florida, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:it had all the amenities available to make it a comfortable stayall appliances are updated and beds are super comfortable with an ac unit in each roomnicely stocked space (kitchen bath beach things etcalso helpful was the picnic table on the back deckwell air-conditioned (key during august when we were there) comfy beds wonderful kitchen and bath
Cleanliness:very clean and very comfortableit was spotlessly cleaneveryrhing is clean & neatthis house was super clean and adorableit is clean it has everything you need
Host:she was very kind and understandingmelissa was the perfect host answering all of my questions and providing help when needednice host will stay here againmelissa is a responsive and helpful host who made our check-in easygreat host great house great locationRead more reviews
Location:the location is fantasticperfect location right by the seacute bungalow in a great location that puts you right in the gulfport vibethe location is wonderful as it is near restaurants and shopslocation was great super close to both restaurants and bars and close to the dog park
6. The Blue Seahorse House of Gulfport (from USD 199)
This is a stylish, semi-wooden beach house, perfect for a big group. The interior is very posh, like it is straight out of a movie. It has three bedrooms, two bathrooms and a beautiful kitchen, with granite counter tops. This place is location friendly: it’s a short walk from the beach and five minutes to the heart of Gulfport, where quirky shops, interesting cafes and restaurants are aplenty.
Home in Gulfport · ★4.93 · 3 bedrooms · 4 beds · 2 bathsGulfport, Florida, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:the living room / dining room area are lovely with very comfy furniture; 6the bedrooms have very comfortable beds (but the hideaway in the extra room is a little lumpy); 7the beds were very comfortable and there was plenty of space for all of usbeds were not noisy at all which was greatthe outside terrace is perfect for breakfast lunch or dinner; 4
Cleanliness:it was clean and spaciousvery warm clean and spaciousthe house is extremely clean and provides very nice beach towelsloved a lot about this place very clean and spaciousit was so clean and very well furnished and decorated
Host:the owners were very kind and accommodatingthe host is gracious and readily availableeveryone is so friendlysusan is a wonderful hostgreat home and great hosts would definitely stay againRead more reviews
Location:great location and great housewalk or 2 minute drive to fun restaurants and unique shopswe were close to local attractions shopping & great restaurantsgood location and quiet neighborhoodgreat value great location very comfortable
7. Paradise beach studio in Boca Ceiga Bay (from USD 228)
This is a rustic bungalow with direct access to the beach. It promises rest, relaxation and a retreat away from the hustle and bustle of the city. This is a studio-type bungalow with one queen bed that’s perfect for two. It is also air-conditioned and has a heating system. Its living room is quite cozy, as is the patio and the courtyard. There are also available chairs outside, which you can use.
Guest suite in Gulfport · ★4.76 · Studio · 1 bed · 1 bathGulfport, Florida, United States
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Amenities & Room:there is a well equipped kitchen and the re is excellent wifi which extends into the gardenwonderful view of the bay through the trees from the bedamazingly roomy and quite comfortable for a studio/1bdrmwe enjoyed this place sooooo much more than we would have any hotel room ever
Cleanliness:the little studio is nothing fancy but it is clean comfortable and functionalit was clean and accommodate our needs without spending a lot of moneyit is nicely decorated very clean and walking distance to some awesome restaurantsjust a clean comfortable inexpensive "hotel room" when there were none available due to spring break
Host:the host is super helpful communicative and availablelisa was friendly and quick to answer all questionsgreat location host very available for questions/etclisa the owner was offsite but very responsive and accommodatinggreat location has an area to relax by the water and host was very attentive to our needsRead more reviews
Location:wonderful location charming houseperfect size and location for megreat place to stay close to everythinga public sandy bay beach and many excellent restaurants are within walking distancethe decor is unique and the location is great
8. Waterfront, two-bedroom suite with pool (from USD 223)
This is a highly rated Airbnb rental, due to its hospitality and comfort level provided to guests. It’s a private vacation rental and it’s often fully booked with rates that fluctuate depending on the season, so check their calendar for accurate pricing information. The suite is located in a shared home and contains two bedrooms. The first bedroom has a double bed and opens up to the beach, while the other room has two beds, a fridge and a microwave.
The suite also has a private bath that contains a bathtub with jets. Aside from the suite, you are free to use the shared kitchen, lounge in the living room, swim in the pool or have a barbecue on the patio.
Guest suite in Gulfport · ★4.97 · 2 bedrooms · 2 beds · 1.5 bathsGulfport, Florida, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:the setting is perfect on the bay with a kayak pool hammock and beautiful viewsbring a good book and relax water bay views from bedroom back and living roomif your lucky you’ll be in the kitchen when chris is making one of her delicious mealsi really appreciated the extra perks like coffee breakfast goodies and the use of the kayaki was greeted with wine and they had purchased breakfast things for us which was a nice touch
Cleanliness:comfortable and cleancomfortable beds linens pillows and luxury towels and a very clean housethe house is immaculately clean and very homeythe whole house and our bathroom was so cleanthe house was very clean which to us is always a must
Host:hosts were very thoughtful and available for questionsbest host and place everthe hosts make you feel like you're familyjohnathan and christine are wonderful hosts who want you to feel at homewonderful hosts who make you feel very welcome in their beautiful homeRead more reviews
Location:great location waterfront home and gulfport was the cute little town by stlocation on the water is beautiful private peacefulfantastic location one of the best in all our travelspetersburg’s museums and artsy shopping and the gulf beaches this is a perfect place for a getawaywe were blown away when we walked into this resort like setting
9. Fully furnished house with outdoor seating (from USD 239)
Surrounded by lush greenery, this Airbnb vacation rental is a lovely house that aims to give you the most comfortable and lovely stay. It is spacious, neat, and has everything you’ll need. It is complete with two bedrooms that can accommodate up to five persons, ideal for a family or a group of friends. Also, you’ll find here a cozy seating area, a separate modern kitchen, a dining set-up for six, and a private bathroom. Additionally, it has a backyard with a deck that features outdoor furniture, where the group can relax and enjoy the sun.
Cottage in Gulfport · ★4.84 · 2 bedrooms · 2 beds · 1 bathGulfport, Florida, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:a very comfortable homey atmosphere with an "artists" touch throughout and wonderful amenitiesthe beds were also comfortable especially if you like a mattress on the firmer side (which we do)the backyard and living room made for great family gathering spacesthe house was clean well decorated and the kitchen was fully stocked (it even had a coffee grinder)you will love this cozy beach cottage
Cleanliness:everything was clean and all worked finevery clean and comfortable and elizabeth was a great responsive hosta sweet home: well-maintained clean everything worked and the kitchen is well-appointedit was clean and the kitchen had everything you'd needthe cottage was excellent clean comfortable and convenient - and so many great touches
Host:elizabeth was a great hostso happy to find a pet friendly hostthe host is an amazing woman and very friendlybeth is a helpful host and saw to it that all is fineelizabeth was very responsive before my stay and the information provided was very clearRead more reviews
Location:the location was ideal for evening walks and close to restaurantshouse was quaint and liked the locationthe park and marina being a few blocks away was also wonderfulthe house is in a great location tooand a perfect location for all the things we wanted to do
10. Light & airy guesthouse in laidback beach town
This is a cozy guesthouse that can happily accommodate up to four persons. It’s a newly renovated vacation rental, so expect everything to be in good condition and clean. Booking this place will put a lot of must visits within walking distance, such as charming shops, great restaurants, cool bars, the Farmers Market and the beach. You can also borrow the two available bikes, if you want to roam around the area.
The house contains a bunk bed, a kitchen with essentials, a cozy living area and a bathroom. Though you have your own private entrance, you are also allowed to roam around the backyard.
Light & Airy Guest House In Laid-Back Beach Town
11. A charming two-bedroom house
Located in a peaceful neighborhood, near the downtown area, where you’ll find numerous restaurants, bars, and local shops, this Airbnb vacation rental is also just a few minutes to many beaches, where families frequent. The exterior of the house is painted with colorful flowers that charm many people to booking the place. On the inside, you’ll find two bedrooms that can accommodate up to four guests, ideal for a small family, two couples, or a small group of friends. It also comes with a cozy seating area, a dining set-up, and a private bathroom with bathtub.
Art and Music WonderlandGulfport, Florida, United States
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Amenities & Room:when i entered the air conditioning was on and it felt nice to relax after a long flightthe cottage is equipped with everything you need for a most comfortable staythe art and music wonderland was a comfortable eclectic wonderful place to stay for a visit in gulfportour family had such a wonderful stay at this cozy cottageit was the perfect space and the bed was so comfy
Cleanliness:very clean and beautifulclean and had the basicsloved it clean and comfortablegreat communication neat and clean home creative decor that makes for a more enjoyable experiencevery clean and comfortable home with everything you'll need
Host:wonderful hoststhe hosts were friendly and gave quick responsesthe hosts are wonderful peoplehosts are friendly and helpfulthe owner is responsive and sweetRead more reviews
Location:this cute house is in a great locationbeautiful gardens and good locationpeaceful location and whimsical atmospherea lovely place in a great locationsuper close and easy to get to downtown gulf port
12. Three-bedroom apartment in the heart of Gulfport
This is a cozy, three bedroom apartment, in the heart of Gulfport. If you want to go to the beach, it’s just a few blocks away. Want to stroll on the boulevard? Beach Boulevard is just five houses away. You’ll surely experience the casual beach lifestyle when you book this place. The accommodation can welcome up to eight persons and has more room to spare.
It has a master suite and two additional bedrooms. The house also has an open plan kitchen, where you can cook while interacting with your guests. The kitchen is fully equipped and there’s also a gas grill outside, where you can have a barbecue and lots of quality time.
Walk everywhere & enjoy beach life!Gulfport, Florida, United States
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Amenities & Room:two families of 4 stayed and we were plenty comfortablestyle of the decor was great and the beds were comfortable
Cleanliness:newly renovated extremely clean and spaciousthe house was clean and very welcomingthe house itself is sparkling clean and beautifully decoratedthe house was super clean and cutefantastic location super clean comfy beds very quiet at night and well stocked for a comfortable stay
Host:hosts were extremely easy to work with and great communicatorsthe owners are amazing to work with and we plan on future rentalsgreat location adorable home and responsive helpful ownersRead more reviews
Location:the house is located near lots of cool shops and restaurants within walking distancethis house is absolutely beautiful and the location is primeeasy walk to a small strip of quaint shops and good restaurantsthe house was in a safe neighborhood and plenty to do within walking distancegulfport is adorable and the house is conveniently located near the main drag with cute shops and dining
13. A stunning beach house
Experience a good night sleep as you stay at this beach house that offers two bedrooms for five people. Let yourself be wrapped under the soft blankets and as soon as you put your head on the medium-density pillow, you know you are going to rest peacefully. The private backyard comes with a gas grill and campfire pit so you can enjoy quite a feast in the evening. Other facilities offered include one bathroom, a living room, beach essentials and a dryer.
The Beach House, Gulfport Beach FloridaGulfport, Florida, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:the beach house is incredible from the amazingly comfortable bed to the attention to small detailsthe beds and bedding are super comfythe kitchen appliances are very nice - even the paper towel holder is coolthe beds were comfortable and bathroom was excellent
Cleanliness:very clean and tidythe place was absolutely clean and as functional as advertisedsuper clean (most important)2it was clean modern and comfortablejason’s place was very clean
Host:the host was fantasticour host was the bestgreat host and perfect placegreat place and fantastic hostjason is a gracious and friendly hostRead more reviews
Location:the location is greatwalking distance to great foodthe location was in the perfect spot and we walk everywhere in gulfportgreat location i was really impressed with gulf portlocation is perfect and jason goes over and above to ensure your stay is exceptional
14. The Historic Peninsula Inn
The Historic Peninsula Inn will let you experience Old Florida, with its rustic interiors, classic veranda and garden. This Airbnb rental is located in the heart of Gulfport, where every interesting shop, cute little cafes and artsy restaurants can be reached, on foot.
Your accommodation is a private room in the inn. It contains a queen bed, a cabinet and a window, with a backdrop of mature oak trees. It also has an on-site restaurant, named Isabella, which serves exquisite dishes, so make sure to try it before checking out.
Mandalay Suite - The Historic Peninsula Inn
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Cleanliness:a wonderful clean historical innthe room was small but clean quiet and comfortably furnishedour room was very nice and clean
Host:she was very friendly andattentive as was her whole staffcheck in was a breeze and the staff are friendlythe staff was very hospitable and the homemade breakfast was an unexpected bonusthis is a beautiful place to stay with a very helpful and friendly hostthe staff at this location aw fun open and super helpfulRead more reviews
Location:the inn has a great location and is very cutethe neighbourhood is awesomethe location is excellent in the heart of gulfport just a couple of blocks from the waterfrontgreat location and a very friendly staffreally close to lots of great bars shops and restaurants
Picture-perfect, tropical scenery, Instagram-worthy events and festivals, unique and comfortable Airbnb rentals and a vacation you’ll never forget, these are only a few highlights of Gulfport. So, what are you waiting for? Click and book!
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