Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Sparks, Nevada - Updated 2021

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From casinos to beautiful ranches and regional parks, and from museums to water sports, visitors to this corner of Nevada will have plenty to keep them occupied. The city boasts of a high-rise casino, the Nugget Casino Resort, with the bright lights of Reno on its eastern side. This means lots of options for those who wish to try their luck at the tables. The Sparks Marina Park offers opportunities for boating, diving, and other water sports, while the mid-19th century Old Glendale School offers a slice of frontier history. These top Airbnb vacation rentals offer great bases from which to explore many of Sparks’ attractions.

1. Amazing home at the Sparks marina (from USD 303)

Looking forward to a memorable Nevada vacation? Then this large house at the marina is a perfect choice. It boasts of no fewer than five bedrooms and can sleep up to 10 guests – making it ideal for a large family or group of friends eager to hit Nevada’s ski slopes, tread those outdoor trails or see if lady luck is smiling in the local casinos. Its marina setting also makes it a great place to return to at the end of the day, whatever you planned in your itinerary. Throw in a kitchen, WiFi access, free on-site parking, kayak, and even a pool table and you’ve got yourself a great home away from home.

Amazing home at the Sparks Marina!
Sparks, Nevada, United States
66 reviews
Entire house 6 Beds 5 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beds were super comfy
the house was perfect all 8 adults had enough space and felt very comfortable
the rooms were comfortable
Cleanliness:
clean and spacious
the house was clean and spotless
the house was very clean and roomy
the house was beautiful and clean
it is large spacious clean and on a canal
Host:
samila was a great host and we would all definitely stay in this lovely home again
we highly recommend this home and host
the host was very good at communicating and making sure our stay was a good one
great place to stay great host
samila is a fantastic host and made the whole process very easy
Location:
the location was great for our trip
easy access and super location
we enjoyed the neighborhood marina park walking trail and shopping centers that are very close by
walking and biking trails nearby in the lovely surroundings of sparks marina
great location near the marina small outlets and 15 minutes away from downtown reno
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2. The Pirate House at Sparks marina (from USD 220)

Fans of the water and impressive views are well catered for in this spacious house located at the marina in Sparks, just like No. 7 on this list. As with that entry, this home is another great option for a family or group of friends. It has three bedrooms and can sleep up to eight people. Its marina location allows guests to have quick access to a range of water-based activities, including kayaking, paddle boarding, and more. The property is also just minutes away from downtown Reno by car. It’s close to a range of amenities and attractions within Sparks itself. The property also comes with WiFi access, kitchen, and free parking, should you plan on bringing your own vehicle.

The Pirate Escape at the Sparks Marina
Sparks, Nevada, United States
212 reviews
Entire house 3 Beds 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there was an issue with the wifi connection but tj was super responsive and it was solved instantly
plenty of space in each of the bedrooms and very comfortable beds
lot's of room for larger parties (we were 6 adults with 4 toddlers)
our group of 6 were more than comfortable in tj's house and we felt very welcome there
all 7 of us were so comfortable
Cleanliness:
clean and stylish environment
super clean and comfortable
everything was very clean and organized
clean cozy and accommodating
towels and sheets clean clean and just a very fun place
Host:
this host was very caring and attentive
tj is a wonderful host
tj is a great host
tj is a great host
tj is a great host
Location:
wonderful location on the sparks marina in walking distance to great shopping center
the location is gorgeous
great location for food and just a couple miles from downtown reno
amazing location and decor 10/10
the location is amazing
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3. Charming studio in the heart of Sparks with WiFi access

This highly rated studio suite comes complete with classic American picket-fence garden. It’s another great option for couples or solo travelers wishing to base themselves within Sparks during their Nevada adventures. Set within a wooden clad house from the 1920s, the suite features a number of vintage touches. Its comfy Sealy mattress double bed, private bathroom, own entrance and fast WiFi access means it should make for a great home away from home during your stay. It is also less than 10 minutes’ walk from downtown Sparks. Should you wish to eat in, the kitchenette will help you cook up some tasty snacks and simple meals.

Private Cozy Studio+Wifi +Kitchenette +Parking ❤️
Sparks, Nevada, United States
216 reviews
Private room in guest suite 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the wifi is excellent (no need for a tv)
it’s a safe cozy space with such thoughtful amenities and touches
from the snacks and coffee to the shower robes there are thoughtful touches everywhere
the space was just as advertised - nice room with lots of amenities (no tv if that’s important
if you manage to book this room consider yourself lucky
Cleanliness:
great quiet and clean place while exploring pyramid lake and lake tahoe regions
i loved how clean and nice this place was
loved this place many great details everything was very clean comfortable bed just what we needed
nice clean quiet space with lots of detailed touches in case we forgot or needed anything
chase place is very beautiful stylish and super clean
Host:
she was very responsive
the hosts were communicative and great it’s a lovely private space
they were also very responsive to my messages
) easy communication with owners and room was ready a little early
such lovely hosts it has a little private deck and front door parking
Location:
nice quiet place located right off the freeway
this is a charming oasis in a convenient location not far from casinos and the airport
a cute small room in a great location with lots of little extras
the location was a easy 8 minute drive from the hotel where the conference was held
the neighbourhood felt safe for walking at night
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4. Adorable cottage in Sparks

A good option for a couple, family or small group of friends, this cottage in Sparks can sleep up to four people in its two bedrooms. It is conveniently located near downtown Reno, local casinos, shops, and public transport links. Those who plan on using their own transport will also be pleased to note that the cottage has a garage and parking space. Its hardwood flooring, a mix of mod-cons – including laundry facilities and kitchen – has won plenty of fans among former guests, who said it “felt like home” and praised its cleanliness and position within easy reach of local attractions.

Adorable Sparks cottage!
Sparks, Nevada, United States
76 reviews
Entire bungalow 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
off-street parking serious wine amenities comfortable beds air cooler good sized porches backyard
super comfortable for 4 adults and could totally make a couple more work if needed
Cleanliness:
the place was very clean as well
lots of comfy beds and a clean nicely furnished space
the place was clean and had plenty of space
it was very clean and had a quaint and cozy vibe
tayona's house is cozy and clean and very affordable
Host:
she is a responsive host
host was easy to communicate with
tayona is a great host
and the host was very thoughtful
she was very helpful with any requests or questions we had and made us feel very welcome
Location:
great location and cute place
super close to the freeway
very cute and cozy place
great place very well located in reno
great place to stay in the central hub of sparks
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5. Room #1 in charming home in Sparks just 5 miles (8.04 km) from the airport

Ideal for a couple, this private bedroom is located in a quiet neighborhood but close to the bustling heart of Sparks and Reno. Its location close to a couple of highways makes the airport and university both easily accessible. Guests can also enjoy access to the hosts’ kitchen, dining and living rooms, and on-site parking. They can also make use of the laundry facilities should they plan on a longer stay or if they packed light for the trip. The room can also accommodate a third person on an air mattress if needed. Former guests were full of praise for the friendly hosts, the rental’s location, and its value.

Charming home 5 miles from airport Room #3
53 reviews
Private room 2 Beds

6. Private room in Blue Cottage close to downtown Sparks

Past guests were delighted with this private room that’s just five minutes away from downtown Sparks. It’s in proximity to a range of restaurants, bars, and convenience stores. Its central spot and low rental price have earned it top marks for location and value. The bedroom, which features a new queen-sized bed, also has a large television and a ceiling fan for those hot summer days. Guests also enjoy access to the hosts’ living room and kitchen, and there’s free WiFi as well.

Blue Cottage
45 reviews
Private room 1 Bed

7. Room #2 in a charming home 5 miles (8.04 km) from the airport

Located within the same house as No. 3 on this list, this private room is a good option for a solo traveler while the added floor mattress ups the accommodation to two people if needed. If you plan on traveling as part of a group, you may be able to book other Airbnb rooms within the same property if you check with the hosts. Guests enjoy access to the hosts’ kitchen, living room space, dining area and laundry facilities. There is also WiFi access and free parking.

Charming home 5 miles from airport Room #2
17 reviews
Private room 1 Bed

8. Lovely studio apartment near Lake Tahoe

Those who wish to enjoy a peaceful retreat away from the cares of daily life may wish to consider this studio apartment in Incline Village, located a little more than an hour’s drive away from Sparks and Reno. Its dark night sky, location in a cul-de-sac close to beautiful Lake Tahoe, and its nearby ski resorts will surely appeal to fans of the outdoors. The nearby Casino Bay Resort also means gambling fans will not miss out. The property, which appeals to solo travelers or couples, comes with a kitchenette, full bathroom, WiFi access, and a private deck area from which to soak in the country air.

Lovely Studio Apartment Near Lake
Incline Village, Nevada, United States
610 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

9. Private suite with private bath and kitchenette

This private suite in neighboring Reno is a great option for a couple or a solo traveler who doesn’t wish to rent a whole property but still values a little privacy. It’s the master bedroom – complete with an en-suite bathroom - and the only room on the ground floor of a house. It enjoys its own private entrance. Those hoping to use a car to explore further afield – and maybe visit the ski resorts and waters of Lake Tahoe – will be pleased to note that there is free parking just outside the property. Guests also have their own mini fridge and microwave for whipping up simple snacks and meals.

Private suite, bath, kitchenette. 930 Manhattan St
Reno, Nevada, United States
97 reviews
Private room in townhouse 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

10. Cozy 2-bedroom apartment with garage

Families looking to be based in Sparks itself are well catered for in this two-bedroom home. Conveniently located just five minutes from the Nugget Casino Resort and 10 minutes away from Reno’s downtown area, this apartment is ideally located for exploring the local area. What’s more, the property’s access to a community swimming pool will ensure plenty of family fun in this home away from home. The property includes a kitchen. Amenities include WiFi access and free on-site parking – perfect for those who plan on using a car to explore the wider area. Past guests loved the coziness of the house.

Cozy 2 bedroom apartment w/garage
Sparks, Nevada, United States
70 reviews
Entire townhouse 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment looked like they had purchased second hand furniture dishes art etc
monica's place was as described and was a comfortable place for our family during my daughter's volleyball tournament
plenty of towels and linens available as well as comfortable furniture
a very calm and comfortable place to stay and relax with friends and family
Cleanliness:
super clean and very quiet
a clean and comfortable place to stay
very nice place and clean
the condo was spacious and clean
the apartment is clean comfy and very well appointed
Host:
monica was a great host and the listing is an excellent stay in reno
monica was very communicative which was helpful
host is very responsive though which is very good and we appreciated it
Location:
great place and great location
this was a great location
it is in a great location being close to the highway many stores and downtown
a cute little place with great space
it is practically close to any type of need (tourist attractions restaurants stores)
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Your Sparks adventure awaits

Whether you’re a big fan of the outdoors or wish to try your luck at the card tables, Sparks has a wide-ranging appeal that brings visitors flocking from all over the world. If you’re tempted to be one of them, one of these top Airbnb vacation rentals should be a great place to start when planning your trip.

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