Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In And Around Potsdam, Germany - Updated 2022

airbnb Potsdam, Germany

Located on the banks of the Havel River is Germany’s hidden jewel, Potsdam, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Be captivated by the authentic charm and rich cultural heritage of Potsdam, that allures visitors, making it the most popular day trip from Berlin which is only 25 km (15.5 miles) away.

Marvel at the glorious gardens, like Sanssouci Park and the majestic palaces, like Charlottenhof Palace. Not only is this city entrenched in a rich history but visitors can taste their way around the city, savouring the intricate flavours of German cuisine. When in Potsdam, treat yourself to comfort and authentic hospitality by checking out these top 10 Airbnb vacation rentals.

1. Exclusive loft near the city center (from USD 133)

Offering peace and comfort in the middle of a busy city, Andrea’s luxury loft is best for large families. Both bedrooms are fitted with a king bed, so you can expect restful evenings throughout. A sofa bed is available in the main area as well.

For entertainment indoors, you’re welcome to use the high-speed Wi-Fi and watch some DVDs from the library. If you don’t feel like eating out, you can use the well-equipped kitchen to prepare your meal. There are some pantry staples, including coffee and tea, that you can use too. If you’re feeling particularly fancy, why not have a glass of wine on the sun terrace too?

Exclusives Loft am Schloss Sanssouci, Kamin&Garten
Potsdam, Brandenburg, Germany
224 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 3 Beds 8 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
good working wifi and also a nice working place
the house is fully equipped and we especially enjoyed the beautiful bathroom that has a large bathtub
high and beautiful ceilings and spacious rooms
the apartment is very nice and very well-equipped we felt very comfortable
towels and linen are very clean
quite area beautiful decoration and very clean
it was spacious and clean easy walk into the city centre
wonderful home clean and modern- many thanks andrea
very modern and clean easy to feel at home
on top of that andrea is a super host
andrea was very communicative and checking in and out was very easy
great communication with the host she is very quick to respond
the contact was very friendly and uncomplicated
also the location is just perfect really central but also very quiet
very nice and special location
and an equally wonderful location
nice stylish house good beds close to all attractions and in a nice neighborhood
great spot for a get-away and only a short walking distance from the beautiful sanssouci
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2. Room with own bathroom and breakfast (from USD 34)

Soak in the sweet scents that permeates from the well-maintained garden of this quaint apartment. Guests can enjoy relaxation and solitude when they choose to book a stay at this apartment. This private room offers a comfortable bed, separate bathroom and all the comforts needed for a blissful escape.

Wake up to the hearty smells of a well-prepared breakfast, served every morning. Should you wish to have lunch and dinner, it can be arranged with the host at an extra cost. This apartment is located close to the film studios, a four-minute bus ride to the city centre and a 12-minute suburban train to Berlin.

Zi. mit eigenem Bad und Frühstück
Potsdam, Brandenburg, Germany
255 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

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Amenities & Room:
the room is very nice just like the photos
the bathroom and room were perfectly clean
her house is very clean and comfortable and the room is lovely
renata was a great host
renata is a great host
renata is very good host
she is very friendly and nice
renata is a super host
nice room in babelsberg well communicated with babelsberg station close to nice parks
renata's place is in a very nice residential area close to public transportation near potsdam
great stay the location is super the room is beautiful and quiet
the room is neat and the neighbourhood is very quite we slept wonderfully
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3. Cozy living in a villa in Sanssouci Park (from USD 93)

Potsdam is a city entrenched in historical wonders and the tales of the past are captured in the architecture and buildings of the city. The essence of the city is also captured in the accommodation options made available, like this apartment, which encapsulates old-world charm in its exterior design while embracing modern sophistication in the amenities offered.

The interior has modern, cutting-edge design and promises an enjoyable stay, offering spacious and comfy living areas, like the bedroom and living room. Enjoy the blissful chirps of the birds from the relaxation of the well-manicured gardens. You don’t have to go far to stumble across some of the city’s most popular attractions. Sanssouci Park is located directly opposite the apartment with the iconic Charlottenhof Castle in close proximity, as well. As an added perk, guests will be surprised with a welcome pack on their arrival - promising little smiles along the way.

Comfortable living in Villa at Park Sanssouci
148 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment is new and agreeably furnished with all the facilites (dishwasher washing machine)
clean cozy comfortable and quiet
easy instructions and clean room
the place was supper clean and hospitality was beyond expectations
everything new clean silent green singing birds flowers welcome & friendly people smiles attention to details
great location clean quiet and spacious apartment
katrin is a wonderful host
katrin is really a super host very friendly and communicative
katrin and patrik are great hosts very friendly and always available
katrina is easy to communicate with very friendly and helpful
a quiet neighbourhood with easy access to the city and public transportation
the place is just across from park sans souci which is a wonderful place where to relax
everything was perfect beautiful house and flat really nice people ideal location for your stay in potsdam
katrin's flat is definitely the place to stay in potsdam
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4. Beautiful central rooms above the roofs of Potsdam (from USD 63)

This newly renovated house offers modern simplicity and home-grown hospitality. A relaxed ambience is created by the sunlight that filters through the apartment. Guests have access to the fully equipped kitchen, private use of the bathroom and can enjoy the comforts of the double bed in the spacious, well-lit bedroom. This apartment is a mere five minutes’ walk from Potsdam Central Station.

Beautiful central rooms in quiet neighborhood
Potsdam, Brandenburg, Germany
210 reviews  Wifi Available
Private room in rental unit 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
i stayed here for 3 months and everything was perfect and comfortable thanks to evi and katharina
we would definitely recommend evi and katharina's apartment
the beds were very comfortable
this is a very nice cosy apartment with a super bathroom and a functional kitchen with dishwasher and refrigerator
clean and very new
the room is very clean and comfortable
the apartment is beautiful clean and cozy
evi’s place is very clean modern and comfortable
decorated with great taste everything was spotlessly clean
evi always responded my questions timely which was extremely helpful
our host evi was easy to communicate with friendly and accommodating
evi take care of her hosts and is very discreet
very friendly landlord we live very comfortable
evi is a wonderful host the flat is amazing warm and cosy
very good location in a nice neighborhood near potsdam city centre
both easy parking and near the train station so very accessible
this is a lovely little place within easy walking distance of the train station
a very pleasant apartment and well located near the swimming pool and the train station of potsdam
it is easy to get to from the station and the work into the town is pleasant
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5. Large room - downtown Potsdam

This charming apartment captures both the old world charm and modern innovation of the city within its walls. It is situated in an old building but has a modern sophistication, promising a worthwhile stay. The interior has been intricately designed for your comfort and relaxation, from the soft creaks of the herringbone parquet flooring to the fully furnished kitchen and comfortable bedroom.

Within close proximity to the apartment, you will stumble upon attractions like the Holy Lake, Hans-Otto Theatre and Brandenburger Straße

Geräumige Wohnung in Potsdamer Innenstadt
Potsdam, Brandenburg, Germany
290 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
night two was better as the heating had warmed up the room more
you should like cats because the apartment comes with (a very friendly) one
xin's place is super clean and spacious and in the room she offers one has complete privacy
i had a really nice stay at xin's apartment
clean and spacious apartement
it is quiet clean and comfortable
xin was very friendly and the room was both clean and comfortable
xin was a great host
the host is very nice to communicate with
xin li is a really nice host
friendly and nice host highly recommend this place
everything was great the host was very friendly and nice
the location is great
the location is super for visiting potsdam
the flat is very good located and confortable close to the dutch area
the tram station is nearby making the access to the town centre even more easy
the location of the apartment was wonderful for exploring the centre of potsdam
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6. Berlin-Mitte: Modern design, breakfast & balcony

Looking for a spot to rest your feet that’s in the heart of Berlin yet doesn’t compromise your peace and solitude? Look no further than this modern apartment, offering guests all the amenities they might need, like WiFi, a flat screen TV and more. Encapsulating the rich history of the city, the apartment is in a renovated historical building and from the private balcony of the apartment guests can overlook the inner courtyard.

Wake up to the smells of German treats for breakfast before exploring the city and the iconic sights, like the Brandenburg Gate, Tiergarten and Gendarmenmarkt, all within walking distance of the apartment.

Berlin-Mitte: Modern design, breakfast & balcony!
Berlin, Germany
333 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
i enjoyed the room's private balcony
the mattress is hig quality and very comfortable
only thing is wifi was a bit spotty in the room - but better in the kitchen
healthy breakfast and freshly grounded coffee were great to kickstart the day
the bed was extremely comfortable and we absolutely loved our private balcony
super clean relaxing bed and pillows
the apartment is clean and polished
very clean quiet pleasant atmosphere and well appointed
the flat itself is very clean and comfortable
the apartment is very clean
alexander was a wonderful host
alexander was a great host
alexander was the perfect host
alex is an amazing host and it was quite a pleasure to share his home with him
alexander is the best host
the location was fantastic and very close to great restaurants and cafes
alexander's flat is in a great central location
the location of this apartment is perfect - about 3 minutes from the train station
the neighborhood is very quiet and central and the place is very easy to find
the location is perfect with a nice park and ice cream shop
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7. Room with balcony near Hauptbhf Potsdam (3 persons)

This homely apartment welcomes guests to experience comfort and relaxation. The apartment has been intricately designed to allow natural light to filter through, granting an airy, fresh ambience. Enjoy the comforts of a spacious living room, fully equipped bathroom, cosy bedroom and a kitchen.

Zimmer mit Balkon Nähe Hauptbhf. Potsdam (3 Pers.)
60 reviews
Private room 3 Beds 3 Guests

8. Cosy sunnyside room with balcony

Located in Babelsberg, this apartment offers guest plenty of living space, due to the large, bright room that allows natural light to illuminate the room, granting it a calm, soothing ambience, perfect for relaxation. Enjoy views of the well-maintained gardens and courtyard from the balcony or venture out to explore Potsdam’s inner city and its glorious gardens, like Babelsberg Park.

Upon request, guests can enjoy a breakfast prepared by the host at no extra cost and, for those who are willing and depending on availability, they can take you around the city, showing you the tourist hotspots and popular restaurants.

Cosy Sunnyside Room with Balcony
64 reviews
Private room 2 Beds 2 Guests

9. Rest on the lake

Lakeside living never looked more relaxing. With Caputher Lake at your doorstep, this apartment is perfect for the traveller in search of a fun-packed escape amidst the tranquillity of nature. The room has been designed with modern décor, giving the room it’s cutting-edge characteristics and features access to a well-manicured, large garden.

Take a 5-10 minute walk to the Caputher Gemunde, savour delicate German cuisine at restaurants like the Ferry House or enjoy endless hours at the lake with a leisurely stroll in the forest or a frolic in the pristine waters of the lake.

Erholung am See
Schwielowsee, Brandenburg, Germany
193 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

10. Lovely room between Potsdam & Berlin

Enjoy authentic German hospitality when you book a staycation in this peaceful apartment. The hosts make you feel right at home, giving the apartment/room its homely attributes. The apartment offers a cosy room with a sofa bed and fully equipped kitchen available for the use of guests.

As it is situated between Berlin and Potsdam, this establishment is within close proximity of historic and scenic attractions, like Heiligensee. Guest also have access to public transport, which is accessible close to the apartment.

Lovely room betw Potsdam & Berlin
Potsdam, Brandenburg, Germany
115 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

11. Live in the historic flair of Potsdam

Escape the busyness of your everyday activities to enjoy the undisturbed peace and relaxation of this stunning apartment. This charming apartment is a unique blend of old-world charm and modern luxury. Built in 1896, the apartment captures the elements of the era in the design and décor while embracing the convenience of modern amenities.

The apartment is centrally located and features a comfortable bedroom, spacious bathroom and bright living room leading out to a private courtyard.

Wohnen im historischen Flair Potsdams
Potsdam, Brandenburg, Germany
119 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very complete and fantastic apartment
the heaters are efficient and quickly make the whole apartment cosy
everything is perfect in ulrike’a apartment
i sincerely hope that i am able to stay at her apartment again when i next visit
the apartment is clean near shops
the room is clean and comfortable
it is a nice quiet place very clean and modern
nice and clean apartment apartment in a well taken care of historic building
great spotlessly clean flat in a nice building on a nice street
this apartment is excellent the host is super friendly and hospitable
she has been kind helpful and super-fast in anwering to all of my requests even during my stay
a great host with reliable and good communication
ulrike was very friendly and prompt with her responses
friendly and fast communication with the host
great and cozy apartment in a central location
it was an easy walk to market and train station as advertised
the apartmeant is really nice and the location is great
great accommodation lovely place superb location romantic spot
the railway station incorporates a varied shopping centre and opposite that is an impressive indoor swimming pool
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Say yes to Potsdam

Those who appreciate tranquillity within wide open spaces of fairy-tale gardens and historical wonders will enjoy a visit to Potsdam, Germany. Potsdam is an everlasting, magical attraction that captures the hearts of all travellers who have the privilege of experiencing the grandeur of this historic city. Treat yourself to an unforgettable escape to Potsdam, today.

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