Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Kannur, India - Updated 2023

airbnb Kannur, India

Kannur is a lovely city on the northern side of Kerala, India. It is known for its communist politics, festival temples, and for being “a great emporium of spice trade”, according to Marco Polo. A common tourist destination in Kannur is its undeveloped beaches like the Payyambalam Beach, a palm-fringed sandy beach. Apart from this, you should also find other historical and exciting sites in the city, including the St. Angelo’s Fort, Arackal Kottaram, Sree Noonchikavu Siva Temple and more. Moreover, try checking out the wide array of Airbnb vacation rentals in the area, for they are a real value for your money. In case you need help in choosing one, we have compiled a list of the 10 best Airbnb vacation rentals in Kannur for you:

1. Sanam beach house in Kannur (from USD 16)

For a minimal rate, you get to have a private room in a two-story house. It also features all the contemporary convenience of a real home, including a spacious living area with television, a cozy dining set-up, and an equipped kitchen, which you can use during your stay. Your bedroom is a comfortable cocoon with television and air-conditioning. You’ll also love that the house is gated and has a parking lot within the premises, without the additional charges. Another thing to note when you book this place is it is a beachside house; you can walk your way to the beach and have a lovely time there. Moreover, the hosts also offer traditional Kerala dishes, in case you want to try the local food.

Sanam Beach House Kannur - Standard
Kannur, Kerala, India
6 reviews  Wifi Available
Private room in home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
he was the perfect host
the host was very kind and open to help us in every situation
achuthan himself is a very friendly man helpful and communicative
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2. Peaceful heritage retreat room (from USD 79)

If what you’re looking for is serenity, this cottage inside a resort-like property is ideal for you. You’ll surely find your inner peace here. It is a heritage retreat house with a vast garden that has sacred sculptures, a wide array of faunas, a pool, and a river. The property has a Malabar style and is enveloped in a peaceful aura. The room is very cozy and contains a comfortable double bed. The hosts also offer meals for just a minimal rate.

Peaceful heritage retreat room
Kannur, Kerala, India
9 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire cottage 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
how to reach: the host is really supporting and is willing to help their visitors
what to do there: there are architecturally beautiful places around a few good beaches in around 5-10 kms
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3. Sanam beach house (from USD 19)

This is another room in a two-story house near the Sanam beach. It features a cozy bedroom with two single beds that can comfortably accommodate up to two guests. Apart from the room, you also get to use the kitchen, living and dining area. You get to have all these modern day conveniences at a very minimal rate. You should also take advantage of the location of the place, so go to the beach and make a lot of memories and fun while you’re here.

Sanam Beach House Kannur-Deluxe SPL
Kannur, Kerala, India
2 reviews  Wifi Available
Private room in home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
the sheets the bathroom pillow covers are fresh and very clean
till now it's an awesome place to relax and enjoy and ach is really a wonderful host
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4. Private room in a guest house (from USD 18)

If you’re in Kannur for new adventures and to meet new friends, this private room in a guesthouse is ideal for you. The vacation house has 6 bedrooms and can accommodate up to 12 people. Each room has an electric fan, a bed, a closet, and a private bathroom. The host also offers authentic homemade food both vegetarian, non-vegetarian, and seafood, for a minimal cost. Location wise, the place is within walking distance to Kizhunna and Thottada beach. You can swim here day in day out.

Ivory Coast'e . Bed & Breakfast
Kannur, Kerala, India
21 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 12 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12

Top guest reviews
the rooms were very neat & clean
his place is very smart clean and tidy and the food is great
we had a fantastic time at this place super clean accommodation with big rooms and outside space
his place is spotless spacious comfortable and beautifully-designed
bipin was a gracious host
bipin was the best host we could ask for
bipin is a great host
he is a very caring host
bipin was a great host helping and providing anything that we needed
the location is great 1 min walk from secluded beach with amazing walks
this is a lovely secluded guest house in a rural location just steps from a beautiful beach
the location is also just 5 minutes walk from the main beach in thottada another incredibly beautiful beach
it is ideal for swimming and perfect for long walks or running or playing games
we were just minutes' from beautiful beaches and peaceful quiet areas to walk through
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5. Three-bedroom villa in gated Spring Field community in Kannur (from USD 55)

If you’re looking for an affordable accommodation, this mansion in a gated community is ideal for you. For a minimal rate, you get to have a two-story house with 3 bedrooms and a garden. Aside from the said features, it also has a spacious living area, a dining hall, and an equipped kitchen. As for the location, it is accessible via the NH17 and it is also near the fish market. Your big group will surely have a relaxing and comfortable stay here.

4BR Villa in Gated Spring Field Community, Kannur
Kannur, KL, India
95 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire bungalow 4 Beds 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
would recommend a stay the place has tv ac in 2 bedroom upstairs
wifi is not there i believe ? can be a good plus point
its great place for 2-3 families to stay together fully functional kitchen
amazing place; full house on the offer kitchen washing machine is available
clean and spacious apartment
nice and clean place to stay
house very clean and it has all cutlery for needs
awesome and wonderful stay neat clean and massive villa
place was clean with all basic amenities
host is very good
the care takers are very helpful
thanks sunil for hosting such a wonderful home
the host was very helping and understanding
the host is very friendly and understanding
a great property in a peaceful area yet close to public transport
this villa is extremely well placed away from the hustle bustle of the city and near the tourist places
since we had diffilcty location it asking the following would help others : land mark for others use
first the place is grand then if you love calm and peace nothing like this place
best place to go for long weekends
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6. Amban heritage (from USD 24)

Are you traveling to get to know the place more, to have a taste of their culture, and to get to know the locals? If so, this private room in an ancestral house is ideal for you and your goals. It has a total of 4 rooms that can be occupied by 10 people and more. It is located in a big property and is surrounded by a garden. When you book this place you also get to experience the local cuisine since the host offers traditional Kerala dishes to guests. The property is near public transport, including Kannur Railway Station, Kannur New Bus Stand, and Kannur International Airport.

Amban Heritage - Homestay near Kannur Airport
Kannur, Kerala, India
24 reviews  Wifi Available
Private room in villa 4 Beds 10 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 10

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
extremely clean rooms with amenities you would need on a vacation
breakfast and hot tea was the perfect comfort food we needed
this isn't the place for room service gaming loud music or parties
an exceptionally clean and calm place with kind hosts
the rooms are cozy and clean
place is a quaint heritage house and quite clean
the hosts are very responsive available and take very good care of the guests
our experience with our host sudha was outstandingly thoughtful
the hosts were just amazing very friendly and helped with our visit plans to kannur
sudha and his family where also very kind and the housekeeper made nice tea
also the caretaker accompanied my friend to places around
the house was very easy to locate and is close to the highway
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7. Beachfront luxury apartment

If you’re looking for a place with hotel-like amenities but want the character of a real home, then this three-bedroom apartment on the 6th floor of a building is a match for you. It is perfect for friends traveling on a vacation or a family on a holiday. It offers a spacious living and dining area, and an equipped kitchen. Other amenities of the building include a gym, a swimming pool, a sports room, and a parking area, which can be used by all guests. You’ll also love the spacious terrace, where you’ll have an amazing view of the seas and your surroundings. As for the location, it is near a lot of beaches like the Payyambalam Beach.

Beach Facing Luxury Apartment
Kannur, Kerala, India
16 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
flat is neatly furnished with kitchen and all the basic amenities needed
the apartment building is great with a pool and gym on the roof with amazing sunset views
his huge apartment was really light airy and comfortable with 3 bedrooms and a huge living area
i really liked the fact that the whole apartment including the bathrooms were kept very clean
we had a lovely time and the apartment was clean and comfortable in a good location
it was welcoming clean and felt like home for which i would give 5 star
the host was very responsive for over queries and hospitality was great
the host was really sweet and helpful
the security is very cheerful and helpful
host bhavesh was very helpful with getting us settle into the apartment
also do not expect the host to respond to issues and resolve them soon
the location is best part about this apartment
an ideal place for families visiting in kannur
we bunch of friends stayed at bhavesh's place when v planned our trip to places nearby kannur
we went to the water park which was a great substitute though
a great place to stay in kannur
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8. Beach house with sea views

This Airbnb vacation rental is an affordable private room in a beach house. The beach house is located near the Arabian Sea, the mountains, and a lot of greeneries. The property is within a garden and has two bedrooms for rent. Aside from the rooms, guests are also allowed to use the common areas, including the kitchen, the living area, dining hall, and the verandah.

Sea view beach house
Kannur, Kerala, India
47 reviews
Private room in house 2 Beds 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room was nice and came with a fan and mosquito net
this is a budget homestay with adequate amenities for a comfortable stay
peaceful and quiet place clean and neat
the rooms are clean and adequately furnished
it's walkable from the a very beautiful and clean beach
the washroom was especially sparkling clean
the rooms are neat and clean with ample amenities
host helps to arrange any local activity
sanjeev and his family were such amazing hosts
sajeev was a very attentive and helpful host
pleasant host where accommodative to our request to change room and food requests
helpful host and good communication
very good location beside the beach
a short walk to a beautiful beach
great value in a beautiful quiet location
lovely stay in quiet location with gorgeous beach within 5 minutes walk
the location of this property is brilliant home made food and it's was amazing
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See you, Kannur!

Don’t forget to have your sunscreen with you and your shades on: this town is known for its sandy beaches drizzled with palm trees. Kannur is rich in history, colorful culture, and beautiful temples. Try to get to know it in a special way by booking one of the Airbnb rentals available in the area.

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