Top 15 Airbnbs In Southampton, UK - Updated 2021

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Southampton, UK is the largest port city in the county. More than four million people visit here annually. The most impressive thing about this town is that it has a mixture of cultural offerings and things to do. There are museums, music venues, art galleries, award-winning parks, as well as wonderful shopping facilities that are not to be missed. The city is also famous for its extensive selection of attractions. The SeaCity Museum is a must visit as it displays an interactive model of the Titanic. You should also visit the New Forest Wildlife Park and the Tudor House and Garden that feature a collection of houses from the twelfth and fourteenth centuries. Keep reading to learn about the best Airbnbs in Southampton, UK and plan your next trip to the area.

1. Custom-made cabin with a garden (from USD 49)

This Airbnb vacation rental is a beautiful custom-made cabin in Southampton, best for two guests or a solo traveler. It is a studio-like feature, where you’ll find everything in one place, including the single bed that easily transforms into a double bed, a kitchenette that has a microwave and a fridge, as. well as a chair and a desk. It also comes with its own bathroom with a shower, a private entrance, and easy access to the garden with outdoor seating, where you can have your morning coffee or breakfast.

Cabin with parking, ensuite, own entrance & garden
Southampton, United Kingdom
325 reviews
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
easy to find and great shower plus tea and coffee facilities
jade was kind enough to provide a fan for that first night
the pull out bed is great and we slept well
the space is well presented and has good kitchen and bathroom facilities
it's small but has everything you need for a comfortable stay
Cleanliness:
communication and cleanliness of property excellent
great communication and clean pleasant space
room was clean and well looked after
the place is clean and cosy
jade's place was very clean and tidy
Host:
she is an excellent host and always willing to help
hosts seemed really nice and welcoming when we passed in the garden
jade is a friendly and responsive host
so thoughtful they were brilliant hosts we would definitely come here again
Location:
lovely cabin close to southampton central
great location for southampton city centre
cosy chalet in great location for visiting southampton
amazing place in a great location
great place in a very quiet location
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2. Cute, charming and central room close to the city center (from USD 46)

This accommodation is a bright room in a cute and charming house. In the morning, wake up to the view of the garden. Open the bedroom door, and you will be presented with the beautiful garden. Opening the door will also allow the sunlight to come in. In addition to the bathroom, guests can also enjoy a private bathroom, which is located just next door. You are welcome to use the kitchen and the fridge during your stay, but don’t forget to request this before your arrival. Buses run outside and are great for coming and going to the two universities. Also, there are shops and restaurants close by. Please note that parking is on street and permits should be arranged in advance. Last but not least, you can visit Winchester, the historic naval port of Portsmouth, the Isle of Wight (via ferry) and the beautiful New Forest National Park.

Cute, Charming & Central close to City Centre
Southampton, England, United Kingdom
174 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very nice to have access to patio to sit out and also to air the room
nice to have coffee making facilities and own bathroom next to bedroom
it is a lovely room with a sit-out deck and a modern bathroom
very nice room with private bathroom and access to patio
the bed was comfy the shower was hot and the wifi was good
Cleanliness:
stylish light clean compact room and bathroom
the room is pretty spacious and very clean with it's ensuite bathroom
clean bright tidy room with you're own bathroom
nice and clean little room with access to a small terrace and the garden
everything was perfectly fine clean and the rooms are just beautiful
Host:
really nice host and room
teri was a lovely host
teri was a lovely host
teri is a great host
lovely hosts very helpfull lovely house simply lovely
Location:
fantastic location for exploring southampton
good location and quiet considering
perfect location and a delightful room
the location is really well connected to public transport and a fifteen minute walk from southampton central station
the house is ideally located if one wants to be within walking distance of the centre (15 minutes)
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3. Seductive, boudoir-style apartment (from USD 440)

A trip to Southampton with your loved one has never been this sexy. For a unique, sensual experience when visiting this city, treat your special someone to a stay in this boudoir-style condominium that will surely mark its territory in your memories. This seductive home is adorned with black and gold furniture and decor, with leather-padded walls that will blow you away. If something new is what you’re looking for to spice up your love life, then a quick (or not!) stay here will never disappoint.

Southamptons Only Private Sexy Boutique Apartment
Southampton, England, United Kingdom
14 reviews
Entire condominium 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a stunning stylish apartment with lots of thoughtful special touches highly recommended
Cleanliness:
fantastic apartment extremely clean communication was excellent
a great place to stay very clean and accommodating
the cleanliness was of clinical standard loved the place will be booking again definitely
Host:
one of a kind
Location:
great location too right in the centre of southampton
unique and very close to some great restaurants and the waterfront
a truly wonderful place to stay
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4. Ocean Village apartment with stunning views (from USD 276)

If you’ve come all the way to Southampton for its spectacular views, there’s no better place to stay than this two-person apartment hosted by Chris. The property is located in the Ocean Village, and the living room features unobstructed views of the marina. The decor inside the open-concept living and kitchen space is minimal, but the million-dollar view of the water completely makes up for it. This rental is actually the host’s own home, and on the times that he is on business travel, he rents out the place. Don’t miss the opportunity of staying in a prestigious property, and get your hands on this Airbnb now!

Amazing views, luxury and comfort in Ocean Village
Southampton, England, United Kingdom
13 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
chris' apartment is high end well appointed with all necessary amenities plus extras wifi is stable and fast
Cleanliness:
the apartment was spotless warm and the tv set up was perfect for lazy sundays
secure parking was great for me and clean comfortable well equipped apartment had everything i needed
amazing condo beautiful views very clean fully equipped great location
Host:
host was very welcoming and responsive
Location:
close walking proximity to the ferry for the isle of wight was great for a day trip too
amazing apartment location and breathtaking view
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5. Fully furnished apartment with terrace (from USD 130)

Centrally located, close to many essential establishments and attractions, including Paultons Park, Winchester, and New Forest, as well as to numerous restaurants, bars, and local shops, this Airbnb vacation rental offers a comfortable living experience to its guests. The apartment features two bedrooms that can sleep as many as six people. It is also complete with all the usual things you’ll find at your own home and more, such as a cozy sitting area, a modern kitchen with dining, and a private bathroom. Additionally, it has two roof terraces with outdoor seating and an amazing view of the city and the water.

City Centre Penthouse Apt 2BD
Southampton, United Kingdom
233 reviews
Entire apartment 4 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
apartment is in a great location and the outdoor deck had great views for sunsets and breakfast
apartment was well equipped with necessities plenty of space and was a corner apartment with good air circulation
it is a wonderful apartment with trendy decor with stunning views of the pier and the bay of southampton
a superb high floor apartment that gives an awesome view of the city
comfortably fit party of 4 very close to town centre facilities decent view good allround
Cleanliness:
the room was very clean and comfortable
it was clean and had everything we needed
inside it is sparklingly clean and tastefully decorated
everything was clean comfortable and we all felt so welcome
riti’s house was beautifully clean and homely
Host:
the host is very responsive
friendly and accommodating host
lovely host and great spot
she is an excellent host with thoughtful touches
she even remembered our future plans upon departure and provided us with helpful information about that particular area
Location:
location is perfect
a super good location for travellers
great location in old town southampton
small but the location is perfect
such a central position with easy access to everthing
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6. Modern and beautiful room in the Southampton city center (from USD 63)

Ideally located in the city center of Southampton, this accommodation offers a modern and beautiful bedroom in an apartment. The bedroom itself is equipped with a comfortable double bed to ensure that you rest well, so that you can truly explore the beautiful city of Southampton during the day. Having a double bed, the accommodation is ideal for two guests at the max. Other facilities that guests can have access to include the private bathroom and kitchen with its appliances. Attractions close by the area include Oxford Street, where you can find plenty of restaurants and pubs, the West Quay Mall for your shopping indulgence and the Ocean Village.

A+ Room in Southampton City Centre
Southampton, United Kingdom
446 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
would recommend having a fan in the room
the little table with 2 chairs was also nice to have in the room
the apartment was as described and had everything needed for a comfortable and relaxing stay
our room was nice and roomy with a nice big on-suite bathroom
the room is quite bright and goes to the street
Cleanliness:
flat was clean and tidy
very clean & modern apartment with good facilities
room and apartment is super clean and well equipped
family bathroom is large clean and has shower gel soap and shampoo
the place was clean and had everything we needed for a pleasant stay
Host:
host is very helpful and gracious
the host is very friendly and hospitable
host is friendly and very responsive
a thoroughly charming and welcoming host
also aboody is a nice host his suggestions are very helpful for me
Location:
great location to ports
great location for city centre direct bus from airport and can walk to cruise port
ideal location for those visiting southampton
very good location for old town
good location in the heart of the city
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7. Self contained modern apartment with a private entrance (from USD 140)

This apartment will make you feel right at home. Decorated with a modern style, the apartment is perfect for families with kids. The apartment comes with two beds, a bathroom, a large open plan lounge, kitchen and dining area as well as a private patio area where you can have a barbeque. When you want to relax, you can do so in the living room that is equipped with a large sofa or on the patio. The kitchen itself is fully equipped with oven, toaster, fridge, cooking utensils and crockery. There is also a beautiful hot tub here. As for places to go, it is a 20-minute walk to a coffee shop, but there is a beautiful little butterfly trail that makes the walk worthwhile. The property is quiet despite being near a busy street. Finally, there are not one, but two markets a short drive away.

The Annex, self-contained apartment with Hot Tub
Southampton, United Kingdom
222 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed and sofa bed are very comfortable the water pressure is good and the kitchen/lounge and bedroom spacious
however overall we had a comfortable and enjoyable stay
Cleanliness:
spotlessly clean and modern place to stay
it was very clean and well maintained
very clean and just as described
the property is nicely self contained clean and modern
very modern feel and it was clean and tidy
Host:
our host was extremely helpful and she did everything to help us
viki was a great host who was extremely accommodating and provided quick responses to queries
host is lovely quick and responsive
victoria was a great host and we’d be happy to stay here again :)
good value for money and very helpful host
Location:
the location was great for reaching central southampton in a matter of minutes
a lovely spacious annex close to town
fantastic great location and place to stay
nice quiet place good location
good place to stay for a shopping trip in southampton
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8. A large double room with the view of the bowling green (from USD 63)

This is a modern and comfortable room in the middle of the city that is located on the former site of the Hampshire County Cricket Club. There is a spacious bedroom that is equipped with a king sized bed and en-suite bathroom as well as a private lounge for complete privacy. The lounge has its own TV and desk area with the view of the bowling green. You can make use of the shared kitchen to prepare your own meals. Items for breakfast are provided for free, which include tea, coffee, juice, cereals and bread. Help yourself to have a delicious breakfast. Furthermore, there is a small but lovely garden here. The property is just minutes from Southampton Common and walking distance to the city center. It is also a short taxi ride to the cruise terminals and the Southampton Boat Show.

Spacious Suite-Bedroom, Lounge,Bathroom,Parking
Southampton, United Kingdom
298 reviews
Private room in townhouse 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
lovely room ensuite and private (website hidden by airbnb) array of brekky supplies and local knowledge
an absolutely superb room which was spotless and the amenities were first class
excellent value lovely room and bed etc
gorgeous room and sitting room
excellent accommodation with all the facilities needed for a relaxed stay
Cleanliness:
very clean and comfortable room
everything was spotlessly clean
spotless high quality comfortable suite
rooms were clean and very well appointed
very clean and tidy and excellent facilities
Host:
hosts were very helpful and pleasant
liz is a lovely host
very welcoming hosts and very helpful too
great hosts very helpful
very nice hosts very nice room
Location:
great locatiin for central southampton
great location for a pre cruise stay
great location and a thoroughly comfortable stay
perfect location in the centre of southampton
wonderful room and location
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9. Cozy wooden cabin called the Magic Cottage (from USD 123)

This holiday rental in Southampton is natural and beautiful. Situated in the peaceful walled garden, the cabin comes with a bedroom and a bathroom as well as a seating area that is equipped with a sofa, coffee table and TV. The kitchen is fully equipped and there is a barbeque on the deck. When you want to enjoy the sunshine in the morning, simply open up all doors so that the light can come through. Or, head to the terrace and enjoy the nice and warm weather. On the other hand, when it is chilly, there is a wood burning stove style electric heater in the cabin. There are a couple of pubs and cafes nearby. As an added bonus here is that the hosts also run a kitesurfing school, so this is a good place to come and stay for a kitesurfing break or course.

Magic Cottage - cosy wood cabin
Fareham, United Kingdom
164 reviews
Entire cabin 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
would def recommend if you are fed up with normal hotel rooms
loved relaxing on the hammock and the deck and was cosy and comfortable inside
large and comfortable bed and sofa
it is warm and dry and has a huge comfy bed
the cottage is comfortable cosy private and welcoming with a quirky charm
Cleanliness:
private spacious clean and very comfortable cottage
well looked after clean and tidy
bathroom is sparkling clean
great space clean and cosy and nice and private
clean comfortable with big bed and everything you need
Host:
the hosts were very welcoming
great hosts lovely setting and really good comms sent out
friendly and helpful hosts
friendly hosts who offered good local tips
they were completely non intrusive & super friendly & helpful
Location:
very nice accommodation ideal location for our trip
perfect accommodation with shop and bust stop a short walk
nice small but cosy great location
we really enjoyed our stay location is brilliant and the cabin is perfect
nice place to get away from it all and easy to get to the sea
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10. A small bedroom perfect for a short stay (from USD 25)

Offering a small bedroom with a single bed, this short-stay apartment in Southampton is great for those who are planning to spend only a day or two in Southampton. Amenities include a shared bathroom, a kitchen and wireless internet. Located in the heart of the city center, this rental is great since all you need to rely on your own feet to explore the city. Whether you want to visit the parks, the restaurants or the shops, they are all within walking distance. The station is also a quick walk, which is even quicker when the weather is nice, in other words no snow.

Small bedroom in unique flat
Southampton, United Kingdom
175 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment is well laid-out with lots of natural light
really helpful host fast wifi comfy bed
Cleanliness:
lovely clean and comfortable room
nice clean and quiet place to stay
the room is clean and simple - perfect
nice clean room in central location
the flat was clean and the bedroom bigger than i expected
Host:
lovely place with comfy bed and great host
supernice host and even more adorable pet cat
very friendly host and nice room
libby is great a wonderful host
libby was really helpful and welcoming throughout my stay
Location:
amazing location in downtown southampton
great location at a reasonable price
a great location in the heart of southampton
great central location for a highly reasonable price
a very good location is the biggest plus for the place
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11. An apartment with a massive balcony in a central location (from USD 126)

Situated in the city center, this fully furnished apartment benefits from its ideal location since almost all places are walking distance from the rental. Two places you should not miss are Paultons Park as well as the New Forest National Park. Both are situated adjacent to the apartment. The Airbnb itself is equipped with three beds and two bathrooms, a great choice for families or small groups of friends. What’s more, the apartment boasts its massive balcony with seating area, which is a perfect place to relax!!

Old town/central Apartment Southampton
Southampton, England, United Kingdom
184 reviews
Entire apartment 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we even had a welcome hamper comfy beds and cute balcony
the space is bright warm and very comfortable for a short stay
would highly recommend james’s apartment for a stay in southampton
bright modern very comfortable 4 day stay
all the beds were comfortable
Cleanliness:
sparklingly clean and extremely well equipped
everything was super clean in the flat and smelled really good
the apartment was extremely clean and tidy
homely apartment exceptionally clean with lots of homely touches
nice and clean appartment
Host:
james was a perfect host
great host availability and flexibility
james and pat were fantastic hosts
james is an excellent host
james was a welcoming and kind host and extremely helpful
Location:
cute flat in an unbeatable location
location was great
great location in middle of town
great flat and location in southampton
excellent location and beautifully presented
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12. A luxury retreat with access to the gym (from USD 66)

IIndulge yourself in a luxury retreat if you book this accommodation, which is a stylishly decorated room for two. Other facilities offered include a modern bathroom, a fully equipped kitchen, a lounge, a gym and a garden. Spend some fun time at night at a local pub that is on the corner of the street and enjoy a selection of classic real ales. In addition to the attractions in the city center, which you can reach by bus, you may want to visit the Southampton Solent University. A nice stroll in the university’s park will bring some refreshment.

Southampton Luxury Room 4KTV Wifi Hospital SO153BB
Southampton, England, United Kingdom
17 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
a beautiful and spacious room in a clean house
all very clean good shower and very comfy bed
Host:
luke was a great host and was always friendly and happy to have a chat
excellent communication from the host and co -host prior to arrival
lovely room in a family home luke and kayleigh were friendly and welcoming hosts
luke and kayleigh at silent night were the perfect hosts
luke is a great host very friendly and welcoming
Location:
ideal location thanks again luke
nice room close to the city center
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13. A light and airy cottage near the city center

Situated within a short stroll from the city center and Bedford Place, this cottage is equipped with three cozy beds that can accommodate six people. The property features an open-plan lounge for a light and airy feeling. The kitchen is fully equipped with a microwave and a coffee maker, among other appliances. Enjoy the high-speed wireless internet and a large-screen TV, for your entertainment.

The Rockstone Cottage in the City
Southampton, England, United Kingdom
95 reviews
Entire house 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
warm with excellent wifi set up
small place but can fit five people (even more) with the sofa beds
the thermostat control is amazing and the carpet is very comfortable
the beds were so comfy we slept really well
Cleanliness:
very clean and cosy
clean and well equipped
very clean and comfortable
very clean as well
quiet and clean accomodation with comfortable beds
Host:
the host was very quick to respond & very helpful
andrew was helpful throughout
andrew is a fantastic host and does his absolute best to accommodate the needs of guests
andrew is also a lovely host and is highly recommended
andrew was very responsive to all of our questions and his place was exactly as billed
Location:
loved the location
great location easy walking distance to shops and restaurants through a park
great location and very comfortable accommodation
great location only a few minutes walk to bars and restaurants
andrew’s place is ideally located for exploring southampton
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14. Lovely double room in a townhouse

This accommodation is a lovely room, which is part of a town house in the city center that features a bedroom, shared bathroom, kitchen and laundry facility. You have to be an animal lover to stay at this accommodation because you are going to live with two friendly cats and a small dog. This house offers convenient transportation access with the main station located nearby. You can visit the West Quay shopping mall later in the evening or enjoy a performance at the Mayflower theater, whichever you prefer or even both!!

City Centre Town House, Cozy double No4.
13 reviews
Private room 1 Bed

15. A large private room near the city center

This accommodation is an excellent choice for those who are looking for a budget accommodation in Southampton. The facilities offered by the accommodation are very basic, which include a bedroom and a shared bathroom. You are not granted access to the kitchen and other facilities of the house. The property is about a 10-minute walk to Southampton central station. And, it is a quick walk to the city center and Southhampton’s best attractions. The interesting thing about this rental is that the host, Lucy, donates some money to the Save the Children charity. When you book a room here you are supporting a great charity.

21GF Southampton Central Room Only
93 reviews
Private room 1 Bed

Have a pleasant stay in Southampton

A pleasant stay is a must regardless whether you are visiting Southampton for a vacation or a business trip. This list of Airbnb vacation rentals can guarantee a pleasant stay in the city with all the amenities and facilities offered. Look nowhere else when it comes to accommodation and enjoy your time in Southampton, UK.

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