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Top 14 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In San Antonio, United States - Updated 2020

airbnb San Antonio Riverwalk, United States
Irwan Shah
Irwan Shah

Head on down to San Antonio, Texas and take a stroll along the San Antonio River Walk. This famous river walk has drawn both locals and tourists alike to walk along its bank while admiring the calming flow of the San Antonio River. It connects to many tourist attractions which also includes a World Heritage Site. You can also have a nice meal by the river or simply have a cup of tea. To make the trip better, we’ve compiled a list of top 14 Airbnb vacation rentals here just for you.

1. Updated studio apartment close to city attractions

You would love to stay in this charming space in San Antonio, which is situated in a peaceful and secured neighborhood. Ideal for five persons, the accommodation is in proximity to various happening places in the city. It takes only 10 minutes to walk down to the well-known Riverwalk while other attractions such as St. Mary’s strip and the San Antonio Museum of Art is also at a convenient distance. The host offers access to a full gourmet kitchen where you can prepare your breakfast every morning. Some other facilities provided here are a hairdryer, coffeemaker, self-check-in, TV, Wi-Fi access, washer/dryer, free parking, and dishwasher.

BEST Location ★ Laurel Coral ★ Sleeps 5 ★ Studio!
San Antonio, Texas, United States
55 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
love the kitchen table with unique attached seats and the antique furniture
jessie’s studio apartment was perfect for our 4-day stay in san antonio
its very charming and comfortable
jessie is very responsive and her apartment is lovely
super clean cozy and spacious
the apartment was very clean and just as advertised
place was clean and safe
it was clean and looked like the pictures listed
the studio was extremely clean and comfortable
jessie was a great host with her quick responses
jessie the host was very responsive
very spacious and roomy very nice appliances great host
all in all a great airbnb with a very proactive communicative host
location was great and very close to many of san antonio’s attractions
5 mile) walk to downtown and easy access to the river walk
the house is in a great location and stylish
super close to downtown which we loved
a great location with easy access to the best spots in san antonio all for a great price
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2. Cozy private studio

Set yourself in this spacious private studio apartment. You have your very own private entrance up the stairs, making it convenient for you if you wish not to disturb your host. The interior of the apartment is spacious and they’ve got a futon sofa bed for you to use. There’s a quaint little kitchenette in the corner with all its amenities intact and if you’d like, you can also hang out in the lovely backyard.

Cozy Historic Private Studio
San Antonio, Texas, United States
693 reviews
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
nice spacious room with all the amenities necessary
comfortable and nicely equipped kitchen the coffee and french press are a treat
the coffee was incredible and the bed is so comfortable
the couch converts into a bed but it was very comfortable and bright space
loved my stay at charlotte's place lovely little house with all the amazing amenities needed to be comfortable
really clean and inviting
very clean comfy and quiet
it was very clean and comfortable
the private guest house was very clean and cozy
charlotte’s place was clean and well cared for
they were courteous welcoming and extremely helpful
amazing stay charlotte and bob were wonderful hosts and have a beautiful little spot in san antonio
the hosts were very thoughtful and went above and beyond to make our stay pleasant
excellent hosts and a wonderfully comfortable inviting space
she’s a lovely host super comfy bed
plus a great location
very cosy cute place definitely recommend
this place is perfect and close to everything
charlotte’s place is ideal for a weekend getaway
the space was cute cozy and in a great location
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3. Private studio apartment (from USD 75)

This beautiful studio apartment has a spacious and bright interior with a dash of tasteful teak furnishing. You’ll have a comfortable double bed with bedside lamps on each side and there’s even a little kitchenette for you at the corner for you to use. Otherwise, feel free to watch the TV and hang out on the couch. You’ll also be hosted by a splendid guy who’s won the SuperHost status on Airbnb.

Private Studio Apartment--1/3 mile to Pearl
San Antonio, Texas, United States
607 reviews
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
400 square feet bed very comfortable good cable good internet thoughtful amenities would happily stay again
the bed was comfortable and so was the ac
also the breakfast tacos around the corner of the accommodation were a winner thanks again richard
richard was extremely welcoming when my girlfriend and i arrived at the apartment studio
this is a lovely cozy and clean room with beautiful hand made furniture and personal touches
very clean nice place
quiet clean and beautiful
beautiful apartment super clean and comfy
the place was very clean and spacious
it was super clean comfortable and quiet
richard made us feel at home a friendly host
my host was very friendly and attentive to my needs
richard is a gracious host
exceptionally caring helpful recommendations beautiful and comfortable accommodations
we highly recommend this host and the beautiful airbnb
the location was perfect as it was close to downtown
great location and thoughtful touches
located very close to downtown and the riverwalk which was super convenient
great place to stay close to pearl
great place in an perfect location for visiting san antonio
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4. Private guesthouse (from USD 60)

Bunk in at this homely guesthouse set in a historical home. You’ll have a private entrance to your room via a private staircase. In the interior, there is a comfortable queen-sized bed with bed sized lamps and cabinets. There’s a cute little chair in the corner where you can use to do some readings. This place is also very near to the San Pedro Springs Park, one of the oldest parks in Texas.

San Antonio, Texas, United States
542 reviews
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
air conditioning was a nice touch as it happened to be warm during our stay
comfortable bed secure room nice courtyard
it is comfortable and the balcony is definitely a bonus
very comfortable and loved the park view
absolutely loved the private entrance the stairs and overall room
extremely clean and spacious
very clean comfortable and beautifully decorated
great place to stay clean and comfortable
overall a clean simple place to stay
the guest house was clean and quaint
robert is a great host and everything was exactly as promised
robert is a thorough host who was friendly and easy to communicate with
the house was beautiful and the owners were very nice wish i could have stayed longer
apart from that we had a wonderful time san antonio is beautiful and the people are very friendly
robert’s directions and house manual are very clear and helpful
close and easy access to downtown
great place close to everything
great location super close to downtown and other places
the location is great really not far from the center if you take the bus
great place to stay near downtown sa
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5. Private guest quarters in Deco District (from USD 89)

This private room is set within a house in a 1920s residential neighborhood. The interior is decorated with nice yellow lights and you’ll have a comfortable double bed within. A private toilet is also available for your use as well. Your host has a swimming pool in the backyard and you’re free to use it when you want. Just be courteous since it’s a shared space. In addition, you can lounge on the chairs by the pool to soak in some sun.

Cozy Quarters in San Antonio’s Deco District
San Antonio, Texas, United States
505 reviews
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a large screen tv with wi-fi was excellent to wind down at night
the space is very comfortable and well-decorated with all of the necessary amenities and then some
the fan the soothing music detailed decor was all the makings for a private escape from the city
the room’s ambience and decor was very romantic and thoughtfully planned
i also appreciated the amount of linens for the bathroom
very clean and cozy
always clean and quiet
perfectly clean and comfortable
super clean relaxing and comfy
quiet and clean
hosts were kind and friendly
craig is truly a super host
craig is a great host everything went smooth and easy
craig is hospitable and their home is gorgeous
craig was a very gracious helpful and accommodating host
very close and easy to get downtown/riverwalk
great place was very close to downtown attractions
very cute very cozy place to stay
super quiet and close to i-10 that takes you anywhere in 15 minutes
my stay was wonderful and the location was perfect
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6. Explore the Riverwalk from new designer retro-chic home (from USD 163)

Take delight in visiting the San Antonio Riverwalk, which boasts a number of bars and restaurants, while staying in this designer home. Exuding a retro feel, this polished house is suitable for up to nine guests at a time. The ambiance is a beautiful mix of local art and contemporary furnishings. Located in one of the well-known residential parts of San Antonio, you will be also close to the Pearl Brewery Complex and the Western Art Museum. Also enjoy a host of conveniences like free on-site parking, self-check-in, hairdryer, coffeemaker, TV, Wi-Fi access, dishwasher, and washer/dryer.

Explore the River Walk from New Designer Retro-Chic Home
San Antonio, Texas, United States
128 reviews
Entire house 5 Beds 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the sleeping areas where very comfortable
the beds were very comfortable the only downside was the train noises
the beds were very comfortable as well
i loved that each room was very spacious and not overcrowded with extra beds and such
loved everything felt like home furniture and decor was beautiful bed was nice bathrooms and home were spotless
very clean and accommodating
super clean seemingly brand new house
the house was clean and nicely decorated
gorgeous clean and roomy
loved the decor cleanliness and small details
ana rebeca was an excellent host
ana rebeca is a wonderful host
ana rebeca was very welcoming & communicative
host was very friendly
ana rebeca was very responsive and a wonderful host and her home was perfect
beautiful home close to downtown san antonio
the central location is great for getting around the city
the house was in a great location
it's a really cute place and felt very homey
it's very close to downtown with quick access to local attractions such as the alamo or riverwalk
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7. Colourful home near the Riverwalk (from USD 105)

This beautiful home is a lively place full of interesting colors which decorate the interior. There are 2 bedrooms with 2 king beds and a twin bed for you to use. You’re also free to use the kitchen as well as the washer and dryer. In the living room, there is a sofa which turns into a bed with cool paintings on the wall to give it a nice vibe. The dining table has interesting decorations and beside it, a record player.

Awesome location.Alamo,Riverwalk less then 1 mile!
San Antonio, Texas, United States
493 reviews
Entire bungalow 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
really comfortable for lounging and sleeping
terrific stay at the bungalow plenty of space for our family of three comfortable beds and great amenities
the den furniture was stylish but could be a little more comfortable
everything is there to make life easy: a well equipped kitchen fast wifi great and thoughtful decor
was great to arrive to soft music playing lights on and a/c blasting in thalia summer texas heat
great clean space with comfy beds
very clean comfortable and communication was perfect
place was really clean and unique
clean artistic decor great communication overall good experience
the towels are very soft and the accommodations are immaculately clean
great host nice home definitely will stay again
awesome place and great hosts
hosts were very responsive to messages
overall great hosts and an awesome place
the hosts were easy to get a hold of and checking in and out was simple
great central location with parking
convenient location but didn’t feel like the safest neighborhood
great place to stayclose to everything
the house is located in a great location and is decorated very nicely
what a cute place to stay
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8. Luxury townhouse with a roof deck close to the riverwalk (from USD 295)

Located in the neighborhood of the Sojo Crossing in San Antonio, Texas, this cozy townhouse is only about an eight-minute drive from the San Antonio International Airport. Set within a secured gated community, it is a stone’s throw from the Pearl Brewery footbridge where you can enjoy many facilities such as shops and eateries. The sunny room is comfortable and features tall corners. Its roof deck offers beautiful vistas of downtown and features BBQ facilities. Amenities such as a TV, Wi-Fi access, dishwasher, washer and dryer, a full kitchen, iron, hairdryer, coffeemaker and free parking space are provided to the guests.

Luxury Townhouse with a Roof Deck Close to the Riverwalk
San Antonio, Texas, United States
21 reviews
Entire townhouse 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
the townhouse had a transitional vibe and was very clean with everything you needed available
we had a very pleasant stay at the townhouse it was very clean and very comfortable
robert’s townhouse really has it all - style -amenities- super clean - location
really nice place walking distance to pearl very clean and new
great host we would stay again for sure
robert was also a great host
excellent host prompt responses highly recommend
we enjoyed our stay very much and robert was an awesome host
well kept and nice touches by the host
with my daughter living so close we will definitely stay here again
great walkable location to the pearl
what a great place the location is perfect-literally around the block from the parking at the hotel emma
we were close to the most popular spots downtown and the condo was awesome
fantastic space fantastic location fantastic host
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9. Zen Treehouse

Remember that playhouse in the backyard that we stayed in when we were kids? Well, it just got an upgrade. This beautiful treehouse has 2 floors complete with a beautiful kitchenette, ample windows, and some chairs. On the 2nd floor, you’ll find a comfy double bed for you to use. It’s also located in the backyard so you can relive your childhood playhouse moments. The location is also perfect and you’re just a short stint away from several restaurants, bars, and attractions in the area.

Zen Treehouse near downtown SA
228 reviews
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 3 Guests

10. Southtown Airstream

Fancy living in a trailer for a bit? If this is your gig, the Southtown Airstream might just be the place you’re looking for. This 1968 trailer has been converted into a compact modern backyard guest house with a touch of vintage to it. The minimalistic front porch has 2 chairs for you to relax on while admiring the backyard. Inside, there’s a huge queen-sized bed plus 1 sofa bed for a good night’s sleep. You can also cook by the kitchen and there’s a retractable table for you to use to eat your meals.

Southtown Airstream
550 reviews
Camper/RV 2 Beds 4 Guests

11. The Casita

The Casita is a studio apartment with a homely modern interior. There’s a comfy queen-sized bed inside for you to use and a sofa which turns into a bed. Despite the lack of a kitchen, they have an electric kettle for you to heat up some water and have some tea. A microwave oven is also available and there is a nice private bathroom as well. It’s a great location within the proximity of 3 different museums, the zoo, and a park.

Casita in River Road
312 reviews
Entire house 1 Bed 2 Guests

12. Refurbished bungalow

Built in 1940, this bungalow has recently been refurbished with modern facilities to suit your personal needs. There are 2 bedrooms with a queen bed, an air mattress, and a double bed. It’s the ideal place for a small family to stay during a vacation. Entertainment options are plenty and there’s even a PS3. You’ll also be close to several places such as the zoo, museums, and parks. The kitchen here is fantastic with a great array of amenities at your disposal.

Great bungalow in perfect location!
257 reviews
Entire house 2 Beds 5 Guests

13. Stylish bungalow near the Pearl in San Antonio

Centrally located, this cozy bungalow for eight persons is a short walk to the Pearl. It enjoys a prime location as major tourist attractions such as Brackenridge Park Golf Course, Children’s Museum, the DoSeum, and the Riverwalk are all a short drive from here. It is also a few steps away from facilities like bars, coffee shops, and more. The accommodation is suitable for groups, business travelers, and couples. If you do not feel like eating outside, use the equipped kitchen to cook and enjoy watching your favorite TV programs. Conveniences like self-check-in, Wi-Fi, dishwasher, free parking space, hairdryer, heater, coffeemaker, and iron are also arranged for the guests.

Walk to the Pearl District From This Clean and Stylish Home
San Antonio, Texas, United States
229 reviews
Entire bungalow 3 Beds 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it had all the amenities plenty of room and not far from city attractions
nicely appointed kitchen and updated appliances
the house is very comfortable with multiple places to work or relax
everything was clean and comfortable
super clean & lots of space
it was very clean and very comfortable
very spacious and clean decorations
the house was very clean and the beds were extremely comfortable
ela is a great host
great house & great host highly recommended
the host made it easy with check-in and provided local tips
thank you for hosting us ela
ela was incredibly responsive and went above and beyond to communicate with us
good location and close to everything
great location stylish spot close to everything with unique touches
really interesting neighborhood with neat architecture and close proximity to attractions
food shopping and entertainment in close proximity even including walking distance to the pearl
comfortable and in a great location
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14. Private bedroom

This rental is located in the same place as point 3. The room has a different atmosphere from the other room. It has a nice queen-sized bed and a desk with a table lamp for you to do your work or read a book. You’ll also have your own private bathroom with towels available for you to use. The location is just a short drive away from the river and many other attractions. You are also within walking distance to the San Pedro Springs Park.

San Antonio, Texas, United States
451 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
amenities like tv keurig coffee and small fridge
big room with lots of pleasant amenities
we were also able to easily connect to the wifi
good tp supply essentials a tv wifi and the bed is cozy
robert was responsive and adjusted our a/c within minutes
clean and tasteful room
a clean plance to stay
clean quite and a nice place
very clean room entry bathroom
robert's place is clean quiet and comfortable
the host’s local recommendations were great
the host was very accommodating and welcoming
robert is a wonderful host
robert was responsive to my requests and i expect i'll be back
robert was an exceptional host and our private room was perfect
well-located in a safe neighborhood across from a park
amazing location we rode lime electrical scooters to the riverwalk and the alamo
great place and great location :)
very nice park across the street to walk through
good location for hopping on and off the highway
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Live it up in San Antonio, Texas

Head down to America’s southern gem and discover the beauties of San Antonio, Texas. There are loads to see there and you’ll be sure to have a pleasant stay in our top 14 Airbnb recommendations. So, time for you to book a place and jet off to an exciting adventure.

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