Airbnb & Vacation Rentals Airbnb private accommodation airbnb France > Provence > Marseille

Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Marseille 13001, France - Updated 2020

airbnb Marseille 13001, France
Catherine
Catherine
Updated

Marseille 13001, found in the first arrondissement, displays a tranquil, laid-back atmosphere, while at the same time exudes an exciting and energetic vibe. A crucial port city on the Mediterranean coast, with a cluster of limestone hills as a backdrop, Marseille offers an idyllic locale. At the heart of Marseille is the spirited Vieux Port, or Old Port, one of the most arresting areas of France’s second biggest city. The Old Port is also a huge part of Marseille’s more than 1500 years of history: from Antiquity to the Middle Ages. If your next travel adventure is to step back in time, then give Marseille a chance. But don’t leave your accommodations to chance. Book a stay at one of the following fabulous Airbnb vacation rentals and read on to find out more.

1. Studio in the heart of the Old Port (from USD 57)

Much of Marseille can be discovered on foot from this renovated studio apartment. Directly across from the Old Port and at the center of all the action, this area offers lots of restaurants, cafes, shops, and bakeries. For tourist hot spots, there’s Notre Dame de la Garde, ferry boats, the forts of Saint Nicolas and Saint-Jean, and much more. This studio is adorable, with stylish furnishings, an attractive open layout, and lots of natural light. The mezzanine level has a comfy double bed. The downstairs offers an inviting living space, with a fully-equipped kitchen, a cozy dining bar, and a comfortable sofa bed. The bathroom glistens and has a great walk-in shower. WiFi, TV, washer, elevator, and heating are just a few of the amenities on-hand.

Studio climatisé au coeur du Vieux Port
Marseille, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
586 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the photos were very accurate and it was wonderful having the air conditioning
the apartment was very clean and all amenities were provided
amazing location easy check in and out excellent air conditioner
danielle was there to welcome us and show us around the apartment when we arrived
loved being able to lie in bed in the loft and watch the crowd in the square below
Cleanliness:
everything was very clean and comfortable
clean and well equipped apartment
apartment was very clean and well furnished
the airbnb itself was clean and cosy
the place is very clean and spacious
Host:
thank you so much for being such a great host
worth a visit and the host is super
danielle was a great host we had drinks in our fridge and she bought us pan au chocolate
great host with excellent communication
danielle is very responsive and eager to help in any way she can
Location:
great location in the heart of marseille
danielle’s place was cute and in a great location
wonderful location right near the port of marseille
great apartment in a great location
location is wonderful easy to access all main attractions
Read more reviews

2. Cozy room with nice garden (from USD 26)

Near the train station, Old Port, Metro, and Mucem, this private room in a cozy apartment, offers a tranquil setting, even though it is close to so much. The host provides guests with a delightful breakfast of tea or coffee, homemade bread, jam, milk, and fruit juice. The terrace and garden space, adorned with trees and potted plants, is an ideal place to enjoy the meal. The host has spent many years in Marseille and is happy to offer suggestions and advice on the city’s top spots. This room has a comfy IKEA 140 sofa bed, high ceilings, a double glazed window, and a mosquito grip. The room also has storage for belongings and guests have access to WiFi but no TV. The bathroom is shared and provides a nice walk-in shower. The kitchen is accessible to guests and has a gas cooker, a microwave, utensils, and space in the fridge.

Nice garden, near train station, old port & Mucem
Marseille, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
561 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
breakfast of homemade bread and tea/coffee was nice room spacious and clean with all amenities you could need
the room is good sized and the flat is quite big with a patio
breakfast included was very nice i highly recommend this place
he treated us to bread and coffee for breakfast - we appreciate a very personal touch
the place itself is charming the room and the house is beautiful and authentic
Cleanliness:
room is clean and spacious
nice room clean and comfortable
everything was very clean and there was a lot of space to enjoy the apartment
frederic’s room was super stylish sparkling clean and large
room was very comfortable and clean location was perfect
Host:
frederic is really nice host
frédéric was a great host
frederic is an amazing host
frederic such a nice host
frédéric is a friendly host
Location:
very centrally located and calm
location is perfect just walking distance to the old port and train station
it was the best location i could ever have
the house has perfect location for sightseeing
great location and frederic does a lovely breakfast
Read more reviews

3. Quiet room near Gare Saint Charles (from USD 30)

Situated in the heart of Marseille, this room, in a homey apartment, offers a nice king-size bed with crisp clean sheets and bedding. This apartment is bright, serene, and overlooks a pretty garden area. A basic breakfast of tea, coffee, orange juice, bread, butter, and jam is provided by the host and is just the right amount to get you going in the morning. Be aware that this lodging is located on the fourth floor, and there is no elevator. However, the locale is prime, just 10 minutes to reach the Old Port or Saint Charles train station. For food and revelry, restaurants, pubs, and shopping are also close by. Pocket WiFi, TV, shampoo, hangers, a hair dryer, and luggage drop-off are a few of the amenities available to guests.

Chambre calme Gare St Charles
Marseille, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
275 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

4. Charming 19th century-style apartment

Delve into Old World European charm with a stay in this wonderful two-bedroom 19th-century-style apartment. In the heart of downtown Marseille, this apartment is on the edge of the only circular square in Marseille. This apartment is near public transportation and many tourist sights like the Old Port, Mucem, and waterfront. Guests can also enjoy top-quality restaurants, fun bars, and inviting shops in this lively neighborhood. There’s a classic Provencal-style kitchen that’s fitted with a fridge, an oven, and a stove. The bedrooms are equipped with cushy double beds, and one bedroom offers air conditioning. There are two spacious living room areas with comfy sofas. Throughout the apartment are wonderful accents, displaying a past era. Amenities offered include, TV, WiFi, an indoor fireplace, an elevator, breakfast, and baby items, such as a crib and a high chair.

Large Apartment Downtown
Marseille, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
61 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

5. Brilliant couple's getaway (from USD 52)

This is an ideal couple’s hideaway. In close proximity to many quaint shops and a delightful farmers market, this fifth-floor one-bedroom, with no elevator, is located in a quiet building at the center of the city. Lots of windows give the entire apartment plenty of natural light. The decor is a blend of many cozy vintage items. The host provides a hair dryer, an iron, bath towels, shower gel, and organic shampoo at your disposal. Snuggle in the soft double bed, or walk hand-in-hand through the neighborhood, exploring the Old Port and several other sightseeing stops. Couples will also enjoy relaxing and sipping on a glass of wine in the lovely, large, and tranquil inner courtyard. Pocket WiFi, a television, a nicely fitted kitchen, and heating are available.

Le Gambetta
Marseille, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
72 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

6. Private room near Saint Charles train station (from USD 23)

With a recent renovation, there are not many furnishings, but this lodging is functional. Providing a comfortable double bed, a table, chairs, and a shelf for storing belongings, this room is just the right fit for travelers on a budget. There’s access to the kitchen, bathroom, and common living areas. A convenient washing machine and a tea kettle, with a supply of tea bags, are on-hand. This accommodation is situated in the downtown area and is a great and easily explored section on foot. Public transit and many markets are within walking distance. This lodging is close to the Old Port and Saint Charles train station. The host offers sincere hospitality and provides guests with maps of the city, along with any instructions guests may need.

room 2, Saint-Charles train station
Marseille, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
246 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

7. Humble room near Marseille Gare Saint Charles (from USD 25)

This well-appointed apartment, with eye-catching hardwood floors and cozy furniture, offers guests a pleasant private room. This room features a comfortable double bed dressed in attractive bedding and an ample wardrobe for clothes storage. Guests are welcome to utilize all sections of this apartment and its furnishings. A few amenities provided include a shared bathroom, a washing machine, a coffee maker, a comfy living room area, cable TV, WiFi, a compact kitchen, and bath essentials. You can’t beat the locale: it’s close to the town center and very near Saint Charles train station and the Old Port.

Chambre Marseille Gare Saint Charles
Marseille, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
6 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

8. Bright one-bedroom apartment (from USD 113)

Possessing an ultra trendy look throughout, this dazzling and adorable one-bedroom apartment features top-of-the-line decor and stylish accessories. The walls are quite bare, but the pleasing color scheme makes-up for the lack of decorations. The kitchen’s modern appliances shine, and the entire dwelling is spotless and uncluttered, with ample natural light. The breezy outdoor balcony is fitted with a decent-sized table and chairs and is the ultimate spot to unwind and take in the view. Other top luxuries include WiFi, two high-definition TVs, a washer, and a nespresso coffee machine with a supply of pods. This lodging is only a minute’s walk to Saint Charles train station, and the Old Port is just a 15-minute walk away.

JOLI T2 PROCHE FAC ST CHARLES/VIEUX PORT
Marseille, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
23 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

9. Small Haussmann-building studio

What this compact studio lacks in luxury it makes up for with its prime location. Bare bones, but functional, this studio is in the heart of downtown Marseille. Just moments from Saint Charles station and the historical center, tourists can easily catch the nearby metro, bus, or tramway. Be aware this is a fifth-floor studio in a Haussmann building with no elevator. No television is provided, but there’s nifty pocket WiFi. The double bed is cushy, showers are hot and soothing, and there’s a private toilet on the landing. The kitchenette offers a small fridge, a microwave, dishes, and a two-plate mini stove. A charming neighborhood, this studio is close to shops, cinemas, boats, and museums.

Petit studio coeur centre ville Haussmannien
393 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 2 Guests

10. Small maid's room in the city center

This accommodation may not have an elevator to the sixth floor where this private room is found, but it does have a private bathroom, boasting a shower, toilet, and small washbasin. An ideal lodging for a budget traveler, the layout of this maid’s room is very functional: raised bed for added space, a small desk, a nifty window for great breezes, and a wardrobe for storage. Cute and compact, this room, in a Haussmann building, is centrally located. Guests have access to a kitchen, the living room, and a spectacular terrace that affords lovely views of the rooftops of Marseille. The Metro can easily get you to many of Marseille’s tourist spots, or you can enjoy a good bit of exercise by touring on foot. The host is unfailingly generous, attentive, and accommodating, and his house is in an exceptionally quiet neighborhood.

Petite chambre de bonne en plein centre ville
99 reviews
Private room 1 Bed 1 Guests

Relish a Marseille adventure

Now that you have a list of the best Airbnb vacation rentals in Marseille, what are you waiting for? Whether you want to check out the fresh catch of the day and the fish market, or investigate what’s on exhibit at a fine museum, or enjoy a leisurely ferry boat ride across the harbor, Marseille has all that, and so much more. But make sure before you retire to your comfy Airbnb, you watch the spectacular sunset over the Old Port and relish the memory of a marvelous Marseille adventure.

Disclosure: Trip101 selects the listings in our articles independently. Some of the listings in this article contain affiliate links.

Get Trip101 in your inbox

Unsubscribe in one click. See our privacy policy for more information on how we use your data

Still Need Travel Insurance?

You can buy and claim online, even after you've left home. Travel insurance from WorldNomads.com is available to people from 140 countries. It’s designed for adventurous travellers with cover for overseas medical, evacuation, baggage and a range of adventure sports and activities.

*5% off when you book with our promo code: TRIP101

*For our Canadian and US travellers, unfortunately due to financial services laws, we cannot provide a discount. This promotional code cannot be used with any other discount offer, including World Nomads Members’ discount for travel insurance policy holders.

As a child, Catherine's family took a trip to the World's Fair New Orleans and her mom asked what she wanted to see. She exclaimed, "Everything!" She's been working on that endeavor ever since.

Have a question? Ask fellow travellers and travel experts here.
 Want to contribute as a Local Expert?
Explore Marseille
Good things are meant to be shared!