Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Sunderland, England - Updated 2021

airbnb Sunderland, Uk

Lovingly nicknamed as the city by the sea, Sunderland is a joyous union of the sea, history and music. Located in North East England, this city thrives with its varied landscapes of beaches, theaters and an underground music scene just to name a few. Travelers can look forward to visiting esteemed sights including the Sunderland Empire Theater, National Glass Center, Sunderland Museum and Winter Gardens or frolic on the sand-glazed beaches. Sunderland is a wonderland. Look into this list of the top 10 Airbnb vacation rentals to find the best place to stay during your visit.

1. Modern room in Newcastle flat (from USD 77)

Travelers who are keen on exploring Newcastle will be delighted at the convenience of this accommodation’s location, just a ten minutes’ bus ride away from Newcastle. The flat resides in a brick building but features the most elegant furnishings and modern interiors. Located on a quiet residential street in the west end of Newcastle, guests can expect the peaceful Fenham neighborhood while enjoying its conveniences. These include a supermarket a 2-minute walk away and a slew of shops and eateries down the street. The accommodation is also easily accessible via public transportation with numerous bus stops connecting to the town just a stone’s throw away.

Clean Room in NEWCASTLE flat (UK)
Newcastle Upon Tyne, England, United Kingdom
320 reviews  Wifi Available
Private room in rental unit 1 Bed 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment is spacious with fantastic amenities
the room and common areas are even nicer than it looks in photos
clean and accurately described some wifi problems however great stay
spacious space to stay as a couple with the highlight being the open plan lounge/kitchen
unfortunately we didn't get to meet emma-claude but check in was easy and the apartment was lovely
very clean and homely
super clean and comfortable bed
clean comfortable & private
clean modern and cozy room
it is clean bright tidy and modern
emma is a friendly host
emma is a helpful host
the information and support provided by the hosts was just like their property simply first class
amazing place with an amazing host
really helpful and responded quickly to any concerns or questions
great location super easy to get to city centre via bus or taxi
location wise it was perfect ; near markets grocery stores
beautiful place to stay close to the downtown area
the location is great with a supermarket and some restaurants nearby
mrs emma-claude's place is a lovely space in a convenient location relatively close to newcastle university
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2. Thistledowne, peaceful family home close to river (from USD 103)

Nestled in the peaceful neighborhood of Sunderland is this wonderful family house. Within a flurry of attractions, the house is just 20 minutes by foot to the Stadium of Light and only a few minutes to the University of Sunderland, the David Puttnam Media Center and the National Glass Center. Guests will have access to the whole house. The property composes of a cloakroom, living room, kitchen, conservatory and separate dining room. Guests will also have access to the well-equipped kitchen and a small garden. The host provides bedding and towels. A travel cot can also be made available upon request.

Thistledowne, peaceful family home close to river
Sunderland, England, United Kingdom
122 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire townhouse 4 Beds 5 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the wifi tv and all appliances in the kitchen were modern and in good working order
the kitchen was well equipped and wi-fi worked really well
had a delicious meal at the salthouse kitchen in sea burn
we loved sitting in the conservatory having our breakfast
beds are extremely comfortable and the living space was more than adequate for the four of us
house was clean and well equipped
the place was clean tidy and well appointed
it was also very clean and well equiped
thistledowne is a beautiful well furnished and clean house
it was clean and had everything there to make it comfortable
hosts were very helpful
great home great hosts
great hosts who were very helpful and accommodating
always available to answer any questions and so friendly
pam was very friendly and easy to communicate with
perfect location and amazing accommodation
walking distance to the beach and lifeboat station which our boys loved
great house in a superb location
super location for beach/marina
great location and very quiet neighborhood
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3. Stunning sea-view two-floor apartment (from USD 190)

Located directly opposite the iconic Roker pier is this lovely 2-story house. One can expect the wondrous views of the North East this property gifts amid the splendid architecture of the house. Housed within a Victorian building that is decked with spacious contemporary rooms, this accommodation has a huge living space with well-appointed rooms. Amenities including wireless internet and a TV are available for entertainment. Guests can also look forward to the several pubs, restaurants and amenities that line the streets.

Amazing sea views with parking
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom
106 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire condominium (condo) 4 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
excellent apartment stunning sea views quiet area
fantastic apartment with spectacular views
the views are stunning from the apartment
wonderful views and a lovely apartment
mattresses are super comfortable
very clean and comfortable
the flat is clean and spacious
a beautifully kept and very clean apartment
the place was superb clean comfortable and modern
the house is brand new clean and really beautiful and well decorated
lynn is a great host
a great host who is there whenever needed
lyn was a great host and very helpful
lynn was an amazing host
lynn was an amazing host
perfect location with lots of restaurants and activities near by
we highly recommend this location
a great location right on the beach
it is a lovely place on a perfect location
an excellent apartment for a family to stay in great location with fantastic scenery
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4. Luxurious sea-view apartment (from USD 128)

The colors of this apartment bring a nautical theme to life along with the scenic views of the Roker Pier and the North Sea from the accommodation itself. Nestled in the neighborhood beside Roker Park, this accommodation has numerous recreational activities and attractions in the near vicinity. Guests will enjoy the 2-bedroom space and well-appointed rooms.

Spacious Sea View Apartment
58 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 4 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great apartment with lovely sea views
the apartment was directly on the sea front with a beautiful sea view
palatial i kept getting lost everywhere was huge bathroom was like 5* hotel
the apartment was great with loads of space
carpet was so thick and apartment was lovely and warm
the place is clean and modern
the apartment was exactly like the pictures very beautiful space and clean
john was a brilliant host
john is a very good and helpful host
we enjoyed our stay - good communication with host
john super helpful in letting us check in late
john was incredibly helpful and made the stay easy and comfortable
great location and spacious accommodation
this place was in a beautiful location
brilliant location and lovely space to watch the sea
easy walking distance to cafes bars and restaurants
lovely flat in great location - would definitely stay there again
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5. Exclusive Victorian 3-bedroom house in Sunderland (from USD 147)

This quaint Victorian house resides on a quiet street of the town. Streets of shops and restaurants are located less than 100 meters away and the accommodation is also easily accessible via public transportation with the bus stop just a stone’s throw away. The room is beamed with high ceilings and decked with the most elegant furnishings. Guests will have access to the living room, garden, bedrooms and a kitchen. The living room is fitted with a bay window that faces the beautiful view of the front garden while the kitchen is equipped and ideal for meal preparation.

Beautiful Exclusive Victorian House with High Ceilings
35 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
kitchen large nice l-shaped sofa for lounging on in the front room
the bathrooms a tad small for a 6 ft plus person but definitely usable
great house only real down side was the bathroom - very small and up some very small stairs
very clean and stylish house
it’s nice and clean john and i have nice communication
lovely spacious house clean and comfortable
the house is beautiful and beautifully clean
the house is lovely - large rooms nicely presented and very clean
john was a great host and the communication between us was execellent
john is a great host very prompt with responding to any queries we had
great place great host would stay again without question
good location peaceful and quiet
a beautiful town house with lots of character located in quiet private lane
great place so quiet close to everything
it's a good area and still close to the city centre
the location is perfect for a stay in sunderland
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6. Roker Seafront Apartments: Flat 2 (from USD 101)

This accommodation boasts an excellent location – near the sea and its many attractions. Rooms are spacious and well-appointed. Guests will enjoy the ease of the place as well as numerous included amenities including wireless internet.

Roker Seafront Apartments Flat 2
Sunderland, England, United Kingdom
37 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 4 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
brilliant apartment fantastic view of roker
lovely apartment with stunning views
excellent apartment in an excellent location with excellent views
the views from the apartment are amazing and you can't get much closer to the seafront
so clean and comfortable
warm and clean even when weather bracing outside
comfy warm and clean accommodation
plenty of clean linen and nice and warm when needed
exactly as described clean and comfortable would rebook if returning to the area
great location and comfortable accommodation
perfect location for what we wanted
lovely apartment in a great location looking out over the seafront within walking distance of shops and restaurants
extremely well-equipped and fantastic location
great location overlooking the seafront and easy parking
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7. Semi-detached family home close to city center

Enter this house of vibrant energy and modern furnishings. Plastered with colorful wallpapers, the accommodation is refreshing in its zest and delights in a homemade contemporary but hospitable style. The property boasts an excellent location, residing near the city center. Guests can look forward to streets full of splendid restaurants and many public transportation routes in the vicinity. The nearest metro station is just a 10-minute walk away while the city center is a 20-minute walk away.

Semi-detached family home close to city centre
Sunderland, United Kingdom
181 reviews
Entire house 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great value comfortable with all the amenities you need and close to the city centre without the noise
we had a lovely and comfortable stay and holly's cats are adorable
lovely cozy house close to the centre of sunderland and as it has too offer
amazingly comfortable bed and plenty of hot water
the rooms we spacious and the decorations were vibrant and energetic
super clean and great communication from holly
this house is clean and spacious
bedroom is beautiful and clean
kitchen is big and clean too
the house was very clean and i lacked nothing
holly is a great host
i can definitely recommend this host
her two cats are extremely friendly and great company to come home to in the evening
wonderful host enjoyed a lot very nice house and gardenwould stay again without doubt
holly is a great host and communication was good
perfect location for my city centre contract
great accommodation in central location with direct bus routes
great location 10 minute walk from the city centre
great location in a lovely area
very good location close to centre quiet area
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8. Sunderland central flat near bus station and metro

Within the vicinity of Sunderland city center, bus stations and the metro is this accommodation ideal for a single traveler. The house is nestled in a safe and quiet neighborhood where conveniences and amenities including pubs and restaurants reside nearby. Guests will get to enjoy access to the bathroom that is equipped with a shower and a well-appointed kitchen. The living room and balcony is also open for guests to use. The hosts are amiable and ready to provide you with recommendations of the town. They also provide utmost comfort throughout your stay including the provision of bedding and towels.

29 reviews
Private room 1 Bed

9. Modern and bright city-center apartment

This apartment is located in the city center and offers every convenience just a stone’s throw away. Adjacent to the wondrous Mowbray park and only a 20-minute walk from the Stadium of light, travelers will be delighted with the array of attractions within the area ready for exploring. The accommodation is easily accessible by public transportation with the train and metro stations nearby. The flat itself is a 2-story space that hosts spacious and well-appointed rooms.

Modern & bright City centre apartment
29 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds

10. Room with a comfy double bed

Located in a house built around 1905, this simple accommodation is decked with a double bed, a chair and ample remaining space for your belongings. Retaining some furniture and furnishings of the past era, the accommodation exudes a timeless charm that guests will delight in nestling in. Guests have access to their own rooms as well as the 2 bathrooms on the first floor. The kitchen is also well-equipped and free to use. Breakfast is provided and guests can look forward to mornings filled with cereal, toast and eggs. The house also finds itself in a peaceful neighborhood and an excellent location – just a 10-minute walk to the city center. There are many public transportation routes available and attractions like the Bridges shopping center is less than 10 minutes away.

Room with a double bed.
Sunderland, United Kingdom
131 reviews
Private room in townhouse 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Sunderland – a home of the sea

Sunderland is wondrous with its harmonious mix of culture, music and history amid the landscapes of the sea. Live in one of these accommodations to make the best of this lovely destination and don’t forget to tell us which vacation rental you chose in the comments section!

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