Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Marseille 13001, France - Updated 2024

airbnb Marseille 13001
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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.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on May 15, 2024.

1. Studio in the heart of the Old Port (from USD 76)

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.

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Marseille, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
1.06 km (0.7 mi) from Basilica of Notre-Dame of la Garde
790 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

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
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
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
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
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2. Quiet room near Gare Saint Charles (from USD 36)

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.

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Marseille, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
1.93 km (1.2 mi) from Basilica of Notre-Dame of la Garde
302 reviews   Wifi Available
PRIVATE ROOM IN RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room is amazingly cozy with a nice garden view and a very comfortable princess like bed
the room is comfy with high ceiling with huge super king bed
isabelle very kindly gives up her bedroom and sleeps on the living room sofa when guests stay
isabelle is a very welcoming hostess; she makes tea or coffee with a light breakfast every morning
isabella’s place is good for a short stay and the room was very comfortable
everything clean and perfect
the house was clean and comfortable
the apartment is very clean and well-kept
it was also very clean
her whole space was very clean and her bath had hot water
she is very patient and kind
isabelle was a great host
isabelle is the perfect host
isabelle is a wonderful host
isabelle is a great host
it's a great location
very calm appartement near the center
very short walk to the train station and easy even with our luggage
very cosy and comfortable flat not far from the gare station and the city center
her place is ideally situated right between station st charles and the old port
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3. Bright one-bedroom apartment (from USD 111)

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.

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Marseille, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
2.47 km (1.6 mi) from Basilica of Notre-Dame of la Garde
45 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
good for 2 people (pull out couch isn't comfortable)
clean apartment an fast communication
very clean and tidy
the location is good and convenient and there's a balcony for a tan
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4. 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.

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Marseille, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
2.12 km (1.4 mi) from Basilica of Notre-Dame of la Garde
243 reviews   Wifi Available
PRIVATE ROOM IN RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room is comfortable and the internet is very good
if a chair is added in the room that could be better
the shower is great; warm with excellent water pressure
the room is clean and wide
and bedroom is really clean
the bathroom is very clean
room is simple and clean
his apartment is so clean and tidy he map the floor everyday
host is kind 2
the people were very nice and friendly
i would absolutely recommend this host
el and sofia are great hosts
host is friendly and has an interesting calm way of welcoming guests
good location 5mins walk to the train station
awesome location near the station
perfect location right by the train station too
charles station which is very helpful
awesome place to stay close to the train station
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5. Cozy room with nice garden (from USD 37)

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.

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Marseille, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
1.76 km (1.1 mi) from Basilica of Notre-Dame of la Garde
904 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
PRIVATE ROOM IN RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

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
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
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
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
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6. Humble room near Marseille Gare Saint Charles (from USD 24)

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.

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Marseille, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
2.08 km (1.3 mi) from Basilica of Notre-Dame of la Garde
6 reviews   Wifi Available
PRIVATE ROOM IN RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

7. 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.

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Marseille, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
2.2 km (1.4 mi) from Basilica of Notre-Dame of la Garde
61 reviews  
Entire apartment 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

8. 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.

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1.96 km (1.3 mi) from Basilica of Notre-Dame of la Garde
393 reviews  
Entire apartment 1 Bed 2 Guests

9. 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.

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2.27 km (1.5 mi) from Basilica of Notre-Dame of la Garde
99 reviews  
Private room 1 Bed 1 Guests

10. Brilliant couple's getaway

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.

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Marseille, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
1.99 km (1.3 mi) from Basilica of Notre-Dame of la Garde
72 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
very clean and spacious apartment
everything was really clean bright and airy
severine is the perfect host
great location close to the train station
larger than expected super convenient location and a great looking comfortable space
severine’s place was stylish and in a great location lots of wonderful and thoughtful touches
the apartment is quiet cool and well situated
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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.

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