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Top 10 Airbnbs in Leuven, Belgium - Updated 2020

Top 10 Airbnbs in Leuven, Belgium - Updated 2020
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Being the eighth largest city in Belgium, Leuven is becoming a popular spot for tourists looking for a unique architectural treat. Here, you will find some of the largest and oldest universities, hospital, and breweries in the world. It also features various cultural centers, such as the Arenberg Orchestra and the recently opened M-Museum Leuven.

If you’re traveling as a student, for business, or for vacation, Leuven can accommodate in more ways than one. In this list, you’ll find 10 of the most-loved Airbnb vacation rentals, that will surely give you a relaxing and rewarding stay in Leuven. Read on and find your match.

1. Saint Boniface rooftop (from USD 67)

This is a pretty flat that accommodates up to two guests. Ideal for couples and travelers on the go, it offers an attractive and stylish abode that will make you feel comfortable while enjoying your privacy. You’ll have your own spacious bed for two, a kitchen with modern kitchenware and a very clean bathroom. In fact, the guests all agree that this is one of the cleanest apartments they’ve stayed in!

Communication with the host is clear and fast and you’ll have an easy access to the city. Overall, this place is pleasing to the eyes and refreshing to the soul!

Saint Boniface Rooftop
Ixelles, Bruxelles, Belgium
719 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Awesome apartment with nice rooftop views need to climb staircase 4-5 storey up
and also the cozy flat is perfect
The pictures show a couch and a bedroom
Was everything we expected and more
The view from the roof is great
Cleanliness:
The place was clean and pictures were accurate
Super clean very quaint and spacious Very close to everything
Very clean Good location Lovely rooftop ~
It's clean and modern Communication before hand and
The bed was very comfortable which was awesome after traveling for a while
Host:
Very friendly host and good communication
Jennifer was quick to respond to our questions and met us at the front door outside when we arrived to welcome us
Jennifer was great - she waited for us despite our slightly late arrival
Jennifer was at work so her mum helped us check in
Jennifer was a great host
Location:
This is a lovely loft in a beautiful area of Brussels
The loft is in a very good position just 10/15 minuts walk from the city center
The location is very great (10-15 mins from the centre 4-5 mins from metro station) and
so it's not a permanent problem
This apartment is in a great location Easy to walk around and catch public transport from the location
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2. Quiet, modern room (from USD 39)

This rental is located 15 minutes away from the center. You will enjoy your stay here, as it is relatively peaceful at night and the house is fully-equipped with all the essentials you need for cooking, bathing, and chilling out. The host is very reliable and communicates swiftly to her guests. She can even lend you a bike to roam around the city or a map for easy navigation. Going around won’t be a problem because her home is also near the train station. The place is sparkling clean and well-maintained.

Rustige moderne kamer nabij centrum
Leuven, Flanders, Belgium
341 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The layout of the living room/
Our little one could crawl around in the kitchen and lounge;)
the staircase from downstairs leads directly into the bathroom
The room was clean and cozy
(ps: her cat is the cutest )
Cleanliness:
the place was very clean and tastefully decorated
Her apartment is very clean and nicely furnished
The apartment is very clean in quite neibourhood
The house is beautiful and clean
Her place is very spacious clean and stylish
Host:
she is very conscientious friendly and helpful
friendly host quick to respond to questions and inquiries
She was a very welcoming helpful and always available
She is friendly kind and helps in everything We had great conversations
She is a super-nice hostess
Location:
the train station from Leuven is not far away
Convenient and calm location close to the center far away from partying students
The house is located near the city within 5 minutes' walk and it is very quite for resting
The city centre is 5 minutes by bike
The location is a bit remote from the center
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3. Bright and modern studio, close to Botanical Garden (from USD 61)

This is a simple, modern studio-type room, ideal for business travelers or couples who love the basics. There’s no complicated interiors, just straight-forward architecture that is functional and practical. It has a nice color scheme that makes staying in this house more relaxed and laid back.

It is situated in a quiet neighborhood and sits on the second floor of a townhouse. It has a double-sized bed, a bathroom with rain shower, and a fully-equipped kitchen. Leuven historical center is just a 10-minute walk from this property. Enjoy the other cities of Belgium by going on a bus or train ride. The station is just a few meters away!

Light and bright studio close to Botanical garden
Leuven, Vlaanderen, Belgium
138 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The apartment is modern light
Sky view from the bed is wonderful
the only concern is the bathroom small size and
Thien was helpful by providing an air cooler when the heat wave came
It was wonderful to have the free garage to park our car in
Cleanliness:
The apartment was exactly as pictured and very clean
The studio was very clean and quiet
The studio is exactly as described and
Verhuurder reageert snel en communicatie verliep prettig
The place was very bright and clean I would definately recommend this place
Host:
he also respond quit fast All in all a nice place
but he was always quick in replying text and very helpful
and he was very understanding
Thien was so helpful and he answered all my messages immediately
He responded immediately when contacted
Location:
but the bus stop is just around the corner
The location was great just a 15 min walk to the center via beautiful botanical garden
The flat is in a really good location Minutes away from a bus stop with access to center in about 6 minutes
It's very quiet but close to the city centre of Leuven
I also really enjoyed walking through Leuven's botanic garden that's really close by to and from my conference
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4. A refreshing view from a spacious apartment (from USD 72)

This apartment can accommodate up to four guests and puts you near the center of Leuven. The entire place is spacious, not to mention the sunny vibe and good, natural lighting you’ll get from its door-length windows. You’ll have a clear view of the sunset, too! The bathroom and kitchen are newly-renovated and both are equipped with essentials. Guests especially love the accommodating host, Alice and the refreshing balcony that can make anyone’s stay truly worthwhile.

Lovely apartment close to the center
Leuven, Vlaanderen, Belgium
36 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The double bed is comfortable and my friend who slept on the sofa bed in the other room reported that that was comfortable
The apartment is very well-situated
Alice legde alles keurig uit en wij waren zeer
A most comfortable home away from home
the kitchen and bathroom were brill and the wide living room and balcony were lovely
Cleanliness:
clean beautifully decorated well located and brilliantly equipped with everything you could want for your stay
tevreden over de prijs en het aantal kamers in dit appartement
My friends visited it without me Considering the convenient location and the 2 bed rooms as well as the reasonable cost
Alife is very friendly and very prompt
Host:
gehad Tijdens ons verblijf hebben we geen contact gehad maar
Leuven Alice gave us some very helpful tips for visits
Alice was a lovely helpful host
Alice was very accomodating following a late arrival and made us feel immediately at home
We hebben genoten van ons verblijf
Location:
walk to the center of Leuven and around 20/25 minutes to the train station
There are several cafes bakery's and shops within a 5 minute walk of the apartment too
The apartment is located in a quiet area but still only a short walk from everything
It was in a great location walking distance from everything
too Alice's place is very close to the city center (a twelve minute walk to the cathedral square and main restaurant area)
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5. Authentic loft in city center (from USD 67)

This unique loft is located on the top floor of a two-story city house. It can be accessed through a common hallway, but you’ll have a full and private access to the room. It is a spacious loft, good for four guests. There’ is a dining area, a kitchenette, and a sofa bed. All kitchen supplies and towels are provided. There’s a great Italian restaurant right across the street and nearby shops, as well.

Other amenities include a hairdryer, free coffee, stove, and clean sheets. Guests agree that Griet is a very accommodating host. She’ll even provide you with an info sheet about the room and the neighborhood.

Authentic Loft in City Center
Leuven, Vlaanderen, Belgium
114 reviews
Entire apartment 3 Beds 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Griet's apartment is very charming and comfortable
Fijne communicatie Alles prima rustig appartement
The flat is neat and cozy Griet was very helpful Notice
een toffe supermarkt met werkelijk alles om de hoek
Het zag er in real life
Cleanliness:
Everything was really clean and comfy
The flat is very well kept and really clean
The loft was quiet and clean
essentially as described Space was clean and photos were accurate
The apartment was clean and in perfect conditions Highly recomended
Host:
was very responsive to all questions and requests
but she was always available through text messages and
Griet was a friendly and communicative host
Griet was friendly and helped us with all requests including early check-in and ect
she is always available to fix all the issues you could have
Location:
The house is easy found direct from train station
Bijzondere lokatie en geschikt als uitvalsbasis
Wonderful loft near the city Lots of space
It's just a short walk to the city center
and there's a bakery and a supermarket just outside Easy check in and no noise from the streets
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6. Comfy, cozy and very quiet room (from USD 61)

That’s right. The description in the title is exactly what you’ll get when you stay in this rental. It is brand new and features a stylish design that will make you feel like staying in a luxury hotel. The box spring bed is very comfortable and the bathroom is specially designed, with Italian travertine tiles and natural stone. There is a common kitchen and a storage room, plus a fully-equipped kitchen.

Comfy, cosy and very quiet room
Leuven, Vlaanderen, Belgium
119 reviews
Entire apartment 0 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed was comfortable the shower
The room is so cozy and comfortable
Great room with private bathroom
Also the parking space is very comfortable
The bed is very comfortable
Cleanliness:
The apartment was great Clean and spacious
The room was very clean and stylish
but it looked clean and tidy
Very clean and a great choice for Leuven
The room was very clean and we found everything we needed (
Host:
He was very helpful and responsive for all of our questions tourist and guiding information
After a very long night trip he let us check in early in the morning and let us stay whenever we wanted on chech out
a mechanical vault with a password
Duncan is a great host
the self-check in/out was a bit funny :-)
Location:
Good location near the Old Market
Additionally the location is near upscale restaurants and a short walk to Oudt Markt
A really brilliant spot Great location walking distance to loads of restaurants and bars and the botanical gardens but
It is located right in the center of Leuven 1 min walk to main square and all the sights
The location is perfect in the center of Leuven close to everything
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7. Charming & luminous room near Leuven city center (from USD 61)

Casa Tivoli is a modern home that can easily attract you with its bright and lovely interiors. What you see in the pictures is what you’ll get - and more! You will be surprised at how spacious this room is. All corners are clean, the furniture and other essentials are well-thought out and, overall, the ambiance is perfect for a relaxing getaway.

It is 20 minutes away from Brussels and 10 minutes from the city center of Leuven. Evelien, the host, is a local who can give you the best recommendations for an exciting day or night trip around the area.

Charming & luminous room near Leuven city center
Leuven, Vlaanderen, Belgium
89 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
so you have plenty of space
The room was stylish comfortable and well-equipped (tea/coffee facilities in room spacious great towels
maar dat is prima aan te lopen
The flat and the room are very nice
alles is super proper niets op aan te merken
Cleanliness:
comfortable and very clean apartment
Very clean and loads of thoughtful extras
The room is well decorated good bed and clean
Het huis (en de kamer)
The room is big very clean and nice
Host:
overnachten kijken wij zeker even of
and she was totally cool about it
and she provided us with a lot of great recommendations
and she helped in many occasions Strongly recommended
Super experience - great host
Location:
voor gezellige barretjes en restaurants
it is only 10 good minutes from the city center
is 15 mins walking from the train station
Evelien's place is located in a walking distance from the city center
it's about a 20 minute train ride to Brussels
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8. Sunny, historic house

This newly-renovated home is attractive from the inside out, inviting guests to book an overnight stay or a week-long retreat. Everything you need is provided - from a well-equipped kitchen to a beautiful garden and a spacious living room. The room has a romantic vibe and the interiors are well-thought out and made to complement the surroundings. You will surely enjoy quiet nights and sunny mornings here.

Note that although newly-renovated, this house has traces of its past, thus, you’ll find exposed brickwork and wooden beams here and there. Antique lovers and those that appreciate historical pieces will have these as additional treats.

Sunny Room, Central, Historic House
218 reviews
Private room 1 Bed 2 Guests

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9. Chris's cozy room near station with free parking

Another cozy home with nice details awaits you at Chris’s vacation rental. His guestroom is located on the second floor, where you will have your privacy with a spacious bed for two, fresh bed sheets, a working desk, a rolling chair, and a leisure corner. You are also provided with a Nespresso coffee machine and capsules, so you can enjoy a cup of coffee any time of the day.

There is a free parking zone nearby. The airport and Brussels is just nearby, a matter of 15 minutes away or less, if you’re going by train. Buses and train stations are easily reached from this property.

Chris's cozy room near station & free parking
131 reviews
Private room 1 Bed 2 Guests

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10. Quiet and spacious apartment with terrace

This spacious apartment sits at a few minutes away from the center of Leuven but offers a very quiet ambiance at any time of the day. It can accommodate up to three guests, with two bedrooms, a bathroom, and a fully-equipped kitchen. The interiors feel cozy, thanks to its neutral color scheme. Natural light also passes through the window. Other amenities include WiFi, a washer, an iron, heating, and a dryer.

Quiet Spacious appart with terras in Leuven-center
Entire apartment 2 Beds 3 Guests

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Clean. Spacious. Grand.

Yes, guests will agree that Leuven homes are generally clean, spacious, and traveler-friendly! The homes you see on this list will make you agree, that’s for sure! So, whether you’re traveling solo or with a group, make sure you book a home that is not just ultra clean but will make your vacation a truly grand experience!

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Carmela Ann Santos is a freelance writer and a licensed teacher from the Philippines. Her top destinations would include any place with a clear view of cloud formations and peaceful waters. She...Read more

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