Top 13 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Lhasa, China - Updated 2022

airbnb Lhasa China

Lhasa is a beautiful and sleepy town nestled at the base of the Himalayas. This Tibetan city offers visitors breathtaking views of the mountains. Be sure to visit Jokhang Temple to see the monks. Potala Palace was once the home of the 14th Dalai Lama, and the beautiful palace is awe inspiring. You can also enjoy Tibetan dancing and singing at many clubs in town. Check out the list below to see the best Airbnb vacation rentals available in Lhasa, China.

1. Cozy homestay close to everything (from USD 27)

Nestled in the quiet community of Gamagongsang, this accommodation offers visitors a chance to immerse in the local life and culture. It’s also close to many points of interest like supermarkets, shops, restaurants, cafes, and, of course, tourist attractions.

This pet-friendly pad in Lhasa is also great if you want to unwind as it provides guests everything you will need for a relaxing stay including Wi-Fi, a TV, a fridge, comfy furnishing, and a lot more. Access to other conveniences like a washer and street parking is also included.

Lhasa, Tibet, China
16 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in kezhan 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

2. Chinese-Tibetan-style house close to many attractions (from USD 40)

For a full immersion into local culture on your vacation in Lhasa, stay in this Tibetan-style accommodation. The pad’s design is a perfect combination of old and new as it features traditional design elements and modern furnishing. Amenities include heating, Wi-Fi, a cable TV, and access to a shared courtyard that offers a great view of the surroundings and the mountains beyond.

It’s also located in the neighborhood of Ojietang, which is close to many attractions, including Little Shoji Temple, Potala Palace, and Jiangsu Avenue.

Lhasa, Xizang, China
87 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
good place clean & comfy highly recommend
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3. old books for you to read in this Lhasa Airbnb (from USD 37)

This private room in a villa is a paradise if you love to read. The villa has a huge library of over 3,000 books. The room has one bed and one bathroom, and it’s an ideal choice for two guests. The bedding is of high quality, and the room is simple but elegantly decorated. Unfortunately, this Airbnb rental is only available to residents of mainland China.

独卫 | 大昭寺3公里扎基寺旁百亩树林不缺氧·独卫大床6m²飘窗向阳(内宾)
Lhasa, Xizang, China
97 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

4. Live in the ancient city and wake up to sunshine (from USD 48)

This Airbnb is a room in an apartment/hotel, and it comes with a lot of bonuses. The room comes with two beds and one private bathroom. Guests also have access to a large rooftop garden and terrace where you can enjoy a coffee and look at the beautiful mountainous scenery. The boutique hotel has rooms that get a lot of natural light. This Airbnb can only accept guests from mainland China, so please be aware of that before booking.

Lhasa, Xizang, China
40 reviews  Wifi Available
Room in hotel 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

5. Cozy bedroom with glass ceiling (from USD 58)

This accommodation welcomes up to two guests and offers a unique experience. The bedroom features a glass ceiling that allows plenty of natural light to come in during the day and a view of the starry sky (weather permitting, of course!) at night. It also has Wi-Fi, air-conditioning, a TV, and a private bathroom.

You will have access to the furnished common area where you can mingle with other guests. The property is located near major tourist draws, including Potala Palace, as well as many commercial establishments.

10 reviews  Wifi Available
Room in boutique hotel 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

6. Relaxing private room in a townhouse

This private room in a townhouse can be rented for a very affordable price. It’s a good choice for two guests and comes with one bedroom, one bed, and one shared bathroom. If you are looking for an Airbnb rental close to Jokhang Temple Square, then you are in luck. Couples, lonely adventurers, business travelers, and families will feel welcome in this Airbnb. Washer, wi-fi, free parking and bathroom essentials are all included.

[一·间 有暖气] 阳光满满大床房 天涯路远,有你一间容身之所
Lhasa, Xizang, China
130 reviews
Private room in townhouse 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
hope it will have indoor bathroom next year
bed sheets and pillows were very clean as described
the room size is good and clean host is a friendly and helpful lovely girl
'a place is very cool
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7. Private room available to rent in an apartment

This private room in a villa is a top choice for travelers in Lhasa. Three guests will feel right at home in this room that comes with one bed and one private bathroom. Wi-fi, washer, bathroom essentials, and free parking are all included. However, this Airbnb can only accommodate guests from mainland china, so that is a huge negative. The room is beautifully decorated and a lot of natural light can come into the space.

41 reviews
Private room 1 Bed 3 Guests

8. Live in a local house and experience life in Lhasa (for female guests only)

Jokhang Temple is only three blocks from this wonderful little family inn. There is a large public garden available to guests, and the price is one of the lowest you will find in Lahsa Shi. Please note that this is a shared room which can accommodate four guests, and the price is per person. The room has four beds and one half bath. This Airbnb rental is only available to female guests.

25 reviews
Shared room 4 Beds 4 Guests

9. Live in a local house and experience the life of locals

Here’s another Airbnb rental available in that lovely family inn we told you about earlier. Jokhang Temple is only a short walk from this inn, and this rental comes with three beds and a half bathroom, so it is an ideal choice for families. The Airbnb is a standard Tibetan wooden-roof house, and the villa has two large public areas available to everyone. The yard is full of flowers and plants, plus the home is sunny and quiet.

20 reviews
Private room 3 Beds 3 Guests

10. Entire villa available in Lhasa

Zaki Temple and Sera Monastery are both within walking distance of this Airbnb rental. This Airbnb is an entire villa, so you get a lot of space. It comes with one bedroom, one bed, and one bath, and it’s a perfect choice for two guests who are looking for a nice place to stay that isn’t too expensive. Wi-fi, free parking, workspace, and a washer are some of the amenities that come with this Airbnb. Unfortunately, it is only available to rent to guests from mainland China.

19 reviews
Entire villa 1 Bed 2 Guests

11. Live like the locals in this Airbnb

There are so many options available at this family inn that you’ll notice it’s listed here multiple time. The location is a selling point for sure because you can walk to Jokhang Temple. Wi-fi, free parking, gym, washer, TV, and laptop-friendly workspace are some of the amenities that are included with this Airbnb rental. This room has one bed, one half bath and is a good choice for two guests.

16 reviews
Private room 1 Bed 2 Guests

12. Tibetan-style wood hostel

Five guests can stay comfortably in this shared room with five beds. The villa has many different rooms available for guests, so you will be able to find the best choice. Jokhang Temple is a short walk away, and the courtyard of this hostel features lush grass and beautiful flowers. This Airbnb comes with a half-bath, TV, laptop-friendly workspace, washer, bathroom essentials, and even a gym on site. This is one of the most affordable Airbnbs in Lhasa Shi, and the price per person is extremely low.

11 reviews
Shared room 5 Beds 5 Guests

13. Tibetan room available in Lhasa

This room in a private villa is decorated in a lovely style that is a mixture of modern and Tibetan. It’s a good choice for two guests and comes with one bed and one bathroom. Amenities are plentiful and include bathroom essentials, access to an indoor fireplace, access to the kitchen, washer, wi-fi and free parking. Please note that this Airbnb rental can only accommodate residents of mainland China.

20 reviews
Private room 1 Bed 2 Guests

Affordable options available in Lhasa

Lhasa is a popular destination for backpackers thanks to the availability of numerous affordable Airbnb rentals. You can stay in a small apartment or rent a bed in a villa or hostel. You don’t have to worry about the cost of staying in this beautiful city. However, please be aware that some Airbnb rentals in the area only rent to Chinese citizens.

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