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 Airbnb vacation rentals.
1. Strategically located unit for extended stays. (from USD 188)
If you plan to have an extended stay in Potsdam with your small family, this strategically located apartment is your best bet. Any booking longer than a week is eligible for discounts, while stays for more than two weeks can enjoy complimentary use of rental bikes on top of the slash on the rental price. It readily comes with amenities such as a travel crib, outlet covers, and a highchair so you can easily get settled with your toddlers.
Moreover, the property is ideal for extended stays for its modern amenities, such as WiFi, cable TV, and equipped kitchen. The location is also a winner as it has quick access to public transport and the shopping scene.
Rental unit in Potsdam · ★4.72 · 2 bedrooms · 3 beds · 1 bathPotsdam, Brandenburg, Germany
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Amenities & Room:high ceilings large rooms and lovely balcony made for a comfortable staybathroom was big with space to put our things that was much appreciatedthe kitchen is well stocked with equipment and the rooms are nice
Cleanliness:large apartment very clean and great hostessthe apartment is very clean and comfortablethe flat is really well appointed and was clean and comfortableclean space in a quiet areabeautiful well equipped very clean apartment in a fantastic city
Host:the host is very nice toonina was so kindalso the hosts were very responsive to our messagesthe host was very helpful with everything and we totally recommend itthe host kindly allowed us to check in earlyRead more reviews
Location:amazing location close to everythingexcellent shopping and dining are close bygreat location and also very quietvery spacious and well locatedvery good location in the center of the city
2. Minimalist rental that welcomes pets (from USD 111)
Solo travelers or couples observing a minimalist lifestyle will go wild for this ideal ground-floor retreat. The sleek rental is simple yet fitted with the comforts of a standard home, including an equipped kitchen and a plush double-size bed. It enjoys a view of a verdant courtyard, thanks to its glass windows and doors. While WiFi is free, guests can arrange for paid parking with the host.
If you wish to explore the city center, you can easily do so as public transport and essential establishments such as groceries and restaurants are within walking distance. The bathtub in this pet-friendly unit is a great spot to relax your muscles after a tiring day outdoors.
Rental unit in Potsdam · ★4.96 · 1 bedroom · 2 beds · 1 bathPotsdam, Brandenburg, GermanySuperhost
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Amenities & Room:comfy bed good coffeemaker well thought out dishes furniture all of it
Cleanliness:clean and place for the bikesRead more reviews
Location:our stay was excellent the apartment was cozy well equipped and close to public transportmeanwhile it is extremely quiet in the place so you are guaranteed a good night sleep
3. Fully furnished flat near the river Havel (from USD 96)
It is easy to feel at home in this fully furnished flat tucked in a new building near the river Havel. The modern abode boasts high-quality fittings, such as essential appliances in the nicely stocked kitchen and a snug queen-size bed in the private bedroom. There’s a living room with a cable TV and WiFi for in-room entertainment and a sun-drenched balcony for an extra relaxation spot. It also has access for differently abled guests.
As for the location, the property s only a few-minute walk from the main station and the historical city center. You can rent a bike if you wish to explore the city, as there is a bike garage in the unit.
Rental unit in Potsdam · ★4.94 · 1 bedroom · 2 beds · 1 bathPotsdam, Brandenburg, GermanySuperhost
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Amenities & Room:comfortable bed and sofahuge living room and hall beautiful bathroom
Cleanliness:a fantastic place to stay for the weekend the flat was really clean and the beds were comfortablehis place was super clean and very convenientwe thoroughly enjoyed potsdam this very clean and comfortable accommodation
Host:host with outstanding hospitality and quick responsesvery nice and hospitable hostsmarkus is a great a great hostmarkus is very friendly and easy to communicatehe is extremely nice and communicative and responds immediately alwaysRead more reviews
Location:pretty close to potsdam main train stationit was the perfect location for my working stayspacious and bright apartment in a good locationtrain station is nearby so it’s quick and easy to access schönefeld airport and berlinso close to everything and we felt most welcome
4. Cozy apartment close to Park Sanssouci (from USD 162)
For a quiet hideaway in Potsdam, take refuge at this cozy apartment. The unit benefits from a location close to Park Sanssouci, providing opportunities to enjoy a moment with nature in a highly urbanized setting. Meanwhile, downtown hotspots such as cafes, shops, and more are just a five-minute walk away.
Its interior is adorned with central heating, cable TV, and WiFi for a more comfortable experience. You can also expect to enjoy a fully equipped kitchen if you want to whip up home-style meals during your stay. Travelers with toddlers will appreciate the available highchair and travel crib here. Additionally, free parking is provided on the nearby Schlegelstrasse Street.
Rental unit in Potsdam · ★4.77 · 1 bedroom · 1 bed · 1 bathPotsdam, Brandenburg, GermanySuperhost
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Cleanliness:the appartment itself is very clean and all you want to spent some lovely days in potsdama wonderful apartment and a great location everything was very nice clean and comfy
Host:the hosts are very helpful always available and answer immediatelycommunication with the hosts was very efficient -- i was overall very satisfied with my stayRead more reviews
Location:it's a great place in potsdam and close to the city center as well as sanssoucibrigitte and jens were great hosts the flat is very well located and the neighbourhood is very quietwhat an awesome place to stay as you visit the beautiful city of potsdam
5. Green Apartment (from USD 146)
Green Apartment is a breath of fresh air in the middle of Potsdam. Upon arrival, you’ll be greeted with a lush garden and courtyard in a refurbished baroque building complex. This alfresco spot is furnished with ample seating, so you can enjoy your morning coffee in a tranquil spot.
Inside, you’ll get to revel in the modern conveniences of a satellite TV, WiFi, and central heating. The property also features a top-notch bathroom with a skylight. Its kitchen area is equipped for cooking, but you can easily dine out because the location is ideal. You can easily head over to the restaurants in Brandenburger Strasse to savor the local cuisine.
Condo in Potsdam · ★4.81 · 1 bedroom · 1 bed · 1 bathPotsdam, Brandenburg, GermanySuperhost
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Amenities & Room:the apartment's furniture is very practical the kitchen is well equipped and the beds are pretty comfortablewe stayed 3 nights in charlotte’s apartment and it was a great experiencethe apartment is very comfortable as is fully equippedthis is a fabulous apartment
Cleanliness:charlotte's apartment is clean comfortable and very well equippedit is clean and has a modern kitchen and bathroomapartment was spotless clean bed is very comfortable kitchen with everything you might needcharlotte's place was modern well designed and well equipped clean and quietthe house was very nice confortable and clean
Host:charlotte was a great host and the place is really nicecharlotte was a great responsive host and made everything very easythe host is very professional flat well equipped has perfect locationcharlotte was very helpful & responsivecharlotte was really helpful and made our stay easy and comfortableRead more reviews
Location:and the location was greatamazing location "right in the heart of potsdam"it is perfectly located for exploring potsdam with everything within walking distanceclose to excellent and delightful pedes trianised shopping streetcentral location but private and relaxing
6. Contemporary retreat with garden access (from USD 78)
This contemporary retreat is a comfortable space for two, measuring nearly 45 square meters (484.376 square feet). Rest assured that you’ll have restful slumbers in its private bedroom with a king-size bed, while the sofa in the living room converts into a double-size bed, making it able to accommodate additional guests. Those looking to do some remote work even while away can take advantage of the WiFi and dedicated workspace in the rental.
Aside from the indoor space, you can also access the shared garden when yearning for open-air relaxation. The central heating, equipped kitchen, and free street parking make the property extra convenient.
Rental unit in Potsdam · ★4.91 · 1 bedroom · 2 beds · 1 bathPotsdam, Brandenburg, GermanySuperhost
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Amenities & Room:we have a lovely stay at susanne’s apartment thanks a lot
Cleanliness:the apartment is really nice and cleanthe place was nice quiet and cleanit is spacious and clean
Host:susanne is a super nice hostnice place pleasant host :)very quiet place and nice hostsusanne was very responsive to any concerns or questions that i hadsusanne was welcoming kind and helpfulRead more reviews
Location:nice and open apartment close to beautiful park babelsberggood neighbourhood with good bus and tram connectivitya nice and quiet house very close from the parkvery nice place and conveniently located near the park babelsberg and the city centera nice place to stay away from city’s noise
7. Charming apartment split into two floors (from USD 210)
Located directly in Potsdam’s historic old town, this charming apartment is a superb base to explore the city on foot. It features a two-level space that provides a lovely bedroom on the ground floor, a fully equipped kitchen, and a lounge space with cable TV on the upper floor. The space extends to a furnished balcony where you can enjoy breakfasts or evening wine. A third guest is welcome to sleep in the available sofa bed in the unit.
What’s more, the base price of this maisonette apartment is already inclusive of a secure parking space nearby the building. WiFi is also accessible for use by all guests.
Rental unit in Potsdam · ★4.97 · 1 bedroom · 1 bed · 1 bathPotsdam, Brandenburg, GermanySuperhost
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Amenities & Room:it was just as described with very comfortable bedsthe apartment at 49 hegelallee was perfect for our combined business and vacation tripwe had a lovely 6 night stay in maria and evi's awesome apartmentthe kitchen is nicely appointed the family room and tv comfortable and invitingbedroom on lower floor which was very good i would definitely recommend this apartment
Cleanliness:very clean and very stylishalso the apartment was very clean and had everything that we neededit is a great place very cozy and clean and comfortablethe apartment was very cosy neat and cleanthe apartment is exactly as shown very clean and supplied with all of the necessities
Host:evi is an incredibly nice hostfantastic place and lovely hostlovely friendly host who made us very welcome despite language difficultiesRead more reviews
Location:the location is great in town near transport food shopping etcwonderful apartment in the best location of potsdaman excellent market is within walking distancethe apartment is very well situated and an ideal location for exploring potsdam and berlinthe location is really great in the center and there is a tramway from the train station
8. Exclusive loft near the city center (from USD 218)
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?
Home in Potsdam · ★4.93 · 2 bedrooms · 3 beds · 1.5 bathsPotsdam, Brandenburg, GermanySuperhost
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Amenities & Room:good working wifi and also a nice working placethe house is fully equipped and we especially enjoyed the beautiful bathroom that has a large bathtubhigh and beautiful ceilings and spacious roomsthe apartment is very nice and very well-equipped we felt very comfortable
Cleanliness:towels and linen are very cleanquite area beautiful decoration and very cleanit was spacious and clean easy walk into the city centrewonderful home clean and modern- many thanks andreavery modern and clean easy to feel at home
Host:on top of that andrea is a super hostandrea was very communicative and checking in and out was very easygreat communication with the host she is very quick to respondthe contact was very friendly and uncomplicatedRead more reviews
Location:also the location is just perfect really central but also very quietvery nice and special locationand an equally wonderful locationnice stylish house good beds close to all attractions and in a nice neighborhoodgreat spot for a get-away and only a short walking distance from the beautiful sanssouci
9. Room with own bathroom and breakfast (from USD 41)
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.
Rental unit in Potsdam · ★4.82 · 1 bedroom · 1 bed · 1 shared bathPotsdam, Brandenburg, GermanySuperhost
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Amenities & Room:the room is very nice just like the photos
Cleanliness:the bathroom and room were perfectly cleanher house is very clean and comfortable and the room is lovely
Host:renata was a great hostrenata is a great hostrenata is very good hostshe is very friendly and nicerenata is a super hostRead more reviews
Location:nice room in babelsberg well communicated with babelsberg station close to nice parksrenata's place is in a very nice residential area close to public transportation near potsdamgreat stay the location is super the room is beautiful and quietthe room is neat and the neighbourhood is very quite we slept wonderfully
10. Cozy living in a villa in Sanssouci Park (from USD 100)
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.
Rental unit in Potsdam · ★4.92 · 1 bedroom · 2 beds · 1 bathPotsdam, Brandenburg, GermanySuperhost
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Amenities & Room:the apartment is new and agreeably furnished with all the facilites (dishwasher washing machine)
Cleanliness:clean cozy comfortable and quieteasy instructions and clean roomthe place was supper clean and hospitality was beyond expectationseverything new clean silent green singing birds flowers welcome & friendly people smiles attention to detailsgreat location clean quiet and spacious apartment
Host:katrin is a wonderful hostkatrin is really a super host very friendly and communicativekatrin and patrik are great hosts very friendly and always availablekatrina is easy to communicate with very friendly and helpfulRead more reviews
Location:a quiet neighbourhood with easy access to the city and public transportationthe place is just across from park sans souci which is a wonderful place where to relaxeverything was perfect beautiful house and flat really nice people ideal location for your stay in potsdamkatrin's flat is definitely the place to stay in potsdam
11. Beautiful central rooms above the roofs of Potsdam (from USD 105)
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.
Rental unit in Potsdam · ★4.93 · 1 bedroom · 2 beds · 1 private bathPotsdam, Brandenburg, Germany
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Amenities & Room:i stayed here for 3 months and everything was perfect and comfortable thanks to evi and katharinawe would definitely recommend evi and katharina's apartmentthe beds were very comfortablethis is a very nice cosy apartment with a super bathroom and a functional kitchen with dishwasher and refrigerator
Cleanliness:clean and very newthe room is very clean and comfortablethe apartment is beautiful clean and cozyevi’s place is very clean modern and comfortabledecorated with great taste everything was spotlessly clean
Host:evi always responded my questions timely which was extremely helpfulour host evi was easy to communicate with friendly and accommodatingevi take care of her hosts and is very discreetvery friendly landlord we live very comfortableevi is a wonderful host the flat is amazing warm and cosyRead more reviews
Location:very good location in a nice neighborhood near potsdam city centreboth easy parking and near the train station so very accessiblethis is a lovely little place within easy walking distance of the train stationa very pleasant apartment and well located near the swimming pool and the train station of potsdamit is easy to get to from the station and the work into the town is pleasant
12. 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 InnenstadtPotsdam, Brandenburg, Germany
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Amenities & Room:night two was better as the heating had warmed up the room moreyou should like cats because the apartment comes with (a very friendly) onexin's place is super clean and spacious and in the room she offers one has complete privacyi had a really nice stay at xin's apartment
Cleanliness:clean and spacious apartementit is quiet clean and comfortablexin was very friendly and the room was both clean and comfortable
Host:xin was a great hostthe host is very nice to communicate withxin li is a really nice hostfriendly and nice host highly recommend this placeeverything was great the host was very friendly and niceRead more reviews
Location:the location is greatthe location is super for visiting potsdamthe flat is very good located and confortable close to the dutch areathe tram station is nearby making the access to the town centre even more easythe location of the apartment was wonderful for exploring the centre of potsdam
13. 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
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Amenities & Room:i enjoyed the room's private balconythe mattress is hig quality and very comfortableonly thing is wifi was a bit spotty in the room - but better in the kitchenhealthy breakfast and freshly grounded coffee were great to kickstart the daythe bed was extremely comfortable and we absolutely loved our private balcony
Cleanliness:super clean relaxing bed and pillowsthe apartment is clean and polishedvery clean quiet pleasant atmosphere and well appointedthe flat itself is very clean and comfortablethe apartment is very clean
Host:alexander was a wonderful hostalexander was a great hostalexander was the perfect hostalex is an amazing host and it was quite a pleasure to share his home with himalexander is the best hostRead more reviews
Location:the location was fantastic and very close to great restaurants and cafesalexander's flat is in a great central locationthe location of this apartment is perfect - about 3 minutes from the train stationthe neighborhood is very quiet and central and the place is very easy to findthe location is perfect with a nice park and ice cream shop
14. Room with balcony near Hauptbhf Potsdam (3 persons)
This homey 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.)
15. 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
16. 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 SeeSchwielowsee, Brandenburg, Germany
17. 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 homey 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 & BerlinPotsdam, Brandenburg, Germany
18. 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 PotsdamsPotsdam, Brandenburg, Germany
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Amenities & Room:very complete and fantastic apartmentthe heaters are efficient and quickly make the whole apartment cosyeverything is perfect in ulrike’a apartmenti sincerely hope that i am able to stay at her apartment again when i next visit
Cleanliness:the apartment is clean near shopsthe room is clean and comfortableit is a nice quiet place very clean and modernnice and clean apartment apartment in a well taken care of historic buildinggreat spotlessly clean flat in a nice building on a nice street
Host:this apartment is excellent the host is super friendly and hospitableshe has been kind helpful and super-fast in anwering to all of my requests even during my staya great host with reliable and good communicationulrike was very friendly and prompt with her responsesfriendly and fast communication with the hostRead more reviews
Location:great and cozy apartment in a central locationit was an easy walk to market and train station as advertisedthe apartmeant is really nice and the location is greatgreat accommodation lovely place superb location romantic spotthe railway station incorporates a varied shopping centre and opposite that is an impressive indoor swimming pool
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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