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Top 12 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Hangzhou, China - Updated 2020

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Your trip to China is incomplete without visiting Hangzhou. Touted by many as China’s most beautiful city, it is famous for its picturesque panoramas capturing West Lake, surrounded by hills covered by greenery! This city will steal your heart in more ways than one. A visit to its UNESCO World Heritage Site, West Lake, will take you to historical pagodas, cultural sites, and natural beauty, all within an area of over 3,323 hectares (8,210 acres).

This charming city has exciting nightlife, popular restaurants, and an increasingly cosmopolitan environment. If you are looking for a place to call home on your upcoming vacation, pick your rental from one of these best in the city. Read on for the 12 best Airbnb vacation rentals in Hangzhou, China.

1. Enjoy this spacious loft

This is a very elegant and beautiful looking apartment in the business district of Hangzhou West. It can comfortably accommodate two persons with a double bed in the main bedroom. The apartment is well equipped with all amenities, including Wi-Fi, air conditioning, hot water, a washing machine, a fully-functional kitchen, hairdryer, piano, and books, among many other things.

Since the apartment is located near the main street, public transport is readily available and within walking distance, along with a shopping mall, plenty of nice restaurants, and cafes.

Loft apartment. Give you a free space
Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China
281 reviews
Entire condominium 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
this is a really lovely modern well-kept apartment at a very reasonable price
stylish room bed is very clean host is helpful
grace is very nice host
good host and prompt response
grace is a wonderful host
thanks for the host beautiful night warmful
very responsive host loft's neat and comfy to staycay in
i will recommend her place to their tourist
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2. Room available for monthly rent in a convenient location (from USD 23)

The photos don’t do this listing justice. It’s a cozy room in an apartment in a very convenient location, merely 18 minutes to West Lake. The catch here is that this property is only available for long term rent. Whether you are traveling as a couple or are a solo traveler, you will enjoy your stay here. The apartment is well furnished and the host has provided everything, so you can simply check in without bringing any additional baggage.

Everything is provided here, from toiletries to dishes. The common spaces include a dining room, kitchen, and two bathrooms. Please note that the host owns a cat and requests cat-friendly guests only.

Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China
187 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
lew was an amazing host
lovely host and room :) such a great value
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3. Private room in a loft with Hangzhou natives, near West Lake (from USD 26)

This is a private room in a simple family home in the West Lake area. The guest room is on the third floor in a loft with a sloping roof. It has a double bed, ideal for a solo traveler or couple. It is a pet-friendly accommodation, so you can bring your pets with you. The shared space includes the bathroom, which is on the second floor, the tea room, and the roof on the third floor, where you can sunbathe or watch the stars. Its proximity to West Lake makes it a good place to stroll amidst nature and visit Hangzhou’s famous tourist attractions.

【七言】和当地人一起住西湖西岸 龙井山下的别墅吧【阁楼】
Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China
402 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
the place is clean and the room has ac
this home is lived-in and is clean enough
the host was very helpful and welcoming
they were all very friendly
she has a very friendly cat that is fun to play with
very nice host great and clean room excellent location thank you
the family is super friendly
the location is great the family is super friendly
one of the best bnb i've been to the location is the highlight for me
the location is so nice and the room is cozy i enjoyed the stay so much
it was an excellent experience to stay at ada's place in the house of her family
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4. Stylish and chic accommodation (from USD 53)

If you are on a vacation to the beautiful area of Hangzhou Shi, this stylish and chic vacation rental might pique your interest. It is tastefully furnished with modern decor and furniture and a cool and airy ambiance. Every corner of this home is pleasing to the eyes. In total, it houses two charming bedrooms, a single private bathroom, a functional kitchen with cooking essentials. a gorgeous dining area, and a relaxing living room with a comfy couch.

卡洛尔民宿 (杭州西湖区精装loft公寓-尊享西溪湿地 印象城 浙工大校区)
Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China
139 reviews
Entire loft 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
the place is great in every way except the location is bit to far from downtown
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5. Cozy apartment near West Lake

This is an adorable room in a two-bedroom apartment near West Lake and within walking distance to the best locations in the city, including Liulangwenyin Park, Wushan Square, Hefang Street, the China Academy of Art, Nanshan Road, the Temple of Confucius, West Lake National Science Museum, and other attractions. With a 10-minute walk, you’ll reach the best French, Spanish, and authentic local restaurants. This will help you budget not only your stay but also your sightseeing, as everything is nearby.

西湖边小屋Cozy apartment near Westlake 【南山路 中国美院附近】
Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China
147 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
the toilet is clean
the host is nice and talkative
highly recommend a very comfortable and friendly place to staying at hangzhou
great location cozy place
it has good location just between 5 to 10 min walk to the west lake
the room is cozy and the location is easy for traveler
it was a comfortable stay in a fantastic location
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6. Single room near Huanglong Zhejiang University (from USD 18)

If you are traveling alone to the city and are on a tight budget, this single bedroom near Huangpu Times Square is the right choice for you. Situated near West Lake, the home is close to practically everything. The apartment is fully furnished and has high-speed fiber internet, centralized air conditioning, a washing machine, fridge, and facilities for making tea and coffee. Please note that the room has an electric curtain as a partition instead of a fixed door. The bathroom is shared by fellow guests.

【黄龙小舎】黄龙体育馆 浙大附近 西湖灵隐寺直达 阳光充沛 安静 书房单人间
Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China
200 reviews
Private room in condominium 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
great hospitality and very kind host family
lia and bean have a lovely home they are very kind and considerate always willing to help
the hosts are very lovely i can totally recommend it go to beans cafe it is very nice ;)
nice host and stay in the center of hangzhou
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7. Bohemian-style apartment overlooking West Lake - Near Lung Cheung Bridge subway station

This pretty apartment overlooking West Lake is situated merely a five-minute walking distance from the Longxiang Bridge metro station. The Wushan Night Market is downstairs and the Southern Song Dynasty Royal Street and Hefang Street are all in close proximity to the apartment. The apartment has been decorated in Bohemian style and embodies a bold color scheme.

The apartment can comfortably accommodate five guests in its two bedrooms. There’s also a bathroom which has hot water, 24 hours a day. The host is a native of the city and can guide you on how to enjoy the city like a local.

Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China
168 reviews
Entire apartment 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the living room is a bit tight for 4 person but definitely enough
the beds are super conformable
the flat was stylish in a terrific location and our host responded quickly and courteously to our enquiries
great location and comfortable beddings
’s chech in notes for restaurant and a place to go is very helpful to me
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8. Eclectic house with a view (from USD 280)

Traveling to China for a much desired Asian adventure? Maximize the experience by booking this eclectic vacation rental with authentic oriental vibes. Featuring bamboo blinds and wooden accents, this accommodation is a wonderful choice. It houses three cozy and stylish bedrooms, a private bathroom, an alfresco bathtub with a stunning view of nature, a functional kitchen, a lovely dining setup, a comfortable living room, and a patio where guests can relax, as they marvel at the beauty of the surroundings.

Eclectic House with a View
Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China
39 reviews
Entire house 3 Beds 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

9. Bed in a hostel for backpackers, near West Lake (from USD 8)

When traveling alone it’s nice to be able to enjoy the company of fellow travelers? This is a bed in a hostel, which is very convenient and comfortable, especially if you like interacting with others and don’t mind shared spaces. The hostel is situated close to the beautiful West Lake, Longjing Tea Garden, Prince Edward Bay, and many other amenities. The common areas of the hostel include the bathroom, washing machine, microwave, fridge, and other household appliances.

Standard 4 bed Male Dorm near the West Lake
Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China
76 reviews
Shared room in kezhan 4 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it's nice if u have business travel that u just a while in the room just for sleep
great values and the staffs are helpful
the people there are extremely friendly and hospitable catering for all your needs
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10. Private room just 150 meters (492.1 feet) from the East Railway Station

This affordable yet modern offering is a private room in a building, just 150 meters (492.1 feet) from the East Railway Station and a 20-minute walk from the nearest bus terminal and subway station to Xihu Hefang Street. The home is newly renovated and well equipped to provide you with all comforts and amenities needed during your stay. The home is equipped with a washing machine, fridge, toaster, TV, air conditioning, hairdryer, and toiletries. You can prepare your own meals in the shared kitchen and use the shared bathroom, as per your convenience.

距火车东站150米 高层温馨大床房 地铁直达西湖河坊街
130 reviews
Private room 1 Bed 2 Guests

11. Quiet apartment near West Lake

This room is located within walking distance from the ZheDa Yuquan campus, West Lake, and Huanglong Stadium. It is a private room with a bed which can accommodate two persons. The apartment has a heater, air conditioning, and a washer. The shared spaces in the apartment include the bathroom, dining room, and kitchen.

There’s a small street market close by and the neighborhood is also pretty good. The hosts speak English, so you will not face any communication problems.

Quiet Apartment near West Lake
46 reviews
Private room 1 Bed 2 Guests

12. Studio apartment with a balcony near Wetland Zhejiang University

This is a beautiful studio apartment with a bedroom, bathroom, kitchen, and balcony, that can comfortably accommodate a couple. This apartment is aesthetically designed to ensure you get a peaceful and homely space for the duration of your stay. With its white linen curtains, pleasing windchimes, carpeted floors, and porcelain cutlery, the host has gone out of their way to make this a unique homestay.

【大蓝】西溪湿地 浙大 清新日式一室一厅一厨一卫 带阳台院子夕阳美景夜景 画家的小窝
Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China
143 reviews
Entire house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

A modern vacation in a historical city

Enjoy a comfortable stay in one of the best properties in the city, replete with the best amenities and modern infrastructure, yet close to the city’s historical heritage and natural beauty. Hurry, book your room ASAP, as the best properties get sold out sooner! Happy traveling!

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Ishita Gupta is a freelance Indian writer with a passion for travelling extensively and discovering new destinations that also reflects in her style of writing. While charting the road less...Read more

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