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.
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 PortMarseille, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
Top guest reviewsthe photos were very accurate and it was wonderful having the air conditioningthe apartment was very clean and all amenities were providedamazing location easy check in and out excellent air conditionerdanielle was there to welcome us and show us around the apartment when we arrivedloved being able to lie in bed in the loft and watch the crowd in the square beloweverything was very clean and comfortableclean and well equipped apartmentapartment was very clean and well furnishedthe airbnb itself was clean and cosythe place is very clean and spacious
Host:thank you so much for being such a great hostworth a visit and the host is superdanielle was a great host we had drinks in our fridge and she bought us pan au chocolategreat host with excellent communicationdanielle is very responsive and eager to help in any way she canRead more reviewsgreat location in the heart of marseilledanielle’s place was cute and in a great locationwonderful location right near the port of marseillegreat apartment in a great locationlocation is wonderful easy to access all main attractions
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 & MucemMarseille, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
Top guest reviewsbreakfast of homemade bread and tea/coffee was nice room spacious and clean with all amenities you could needthe room is good sized and the flat is quite big with a patiobreakfast included was very nice i highly recommend this placehe treated us to bread and coffee for breakfast - we appreciate a very personal touchthe place itself is charming the room and the house is beautiful and authenticroom is clean and spaciousnice room clean and comfortableeverything was very clean and there was a lot of space to enjoy the apartmentfrederic’s room was super stylish sparkling clean and largeroom was very comfortable and clean location was perfect
Host:frederic is really nice hostfrédéric was a great hostfrederic is an amazing hostfrederic such a nice hostfrédéric is a friendly hostRead more reviewsvery centrally located and calmlocation is perfect just walking distance to the old port and train stationit was the best location i could ever havethe house has perfect location for sightseeinggreat location and frederic does a lovely breakfast
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 CharlesMarseille, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
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 DowntownMarseille, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
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 GambettaMarseille, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
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 stationMarseille, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
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 CharlesMarseille, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
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 PORTMarseille, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
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
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
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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