Top 8 Vacation Apartments In New York City - Updated 2024

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New York City, otherwise known as NYC or The Big Apple, is a breathtaking highly urbanized city in the United States of America. This city represents everything modern about today’s century, from skyscraping buildings and upscale shopping sites to buzzing business districts and technologically advanced facilities. What connects it to its past is the iconic landmarks that have survived the test of time, including The Statue of Liberty, Empire State Building, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, and Central Park. If you ever dream of exploring this city, check out our list of top 10 vacation apartments in New York City.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status. recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on February 06, 2024.

1. Lovely penthouse studio accommodation

This charming studio-type accommodation is ideal for solo wanderers, best buds on an adventure, and couples on a romantic getaway. It may not be spacious, but it is complete with everything you need. The sleeping area is equipped with a comfortable memory foam mattress, a queen-sized bed, and a flat-screen TV. The place boasts natural light coming from its expansive windows. The bathroom has a nice shower and a bathtub. Additionally, this penthouse has a kitchen and a dining area. During lazy afternoons, you can chill on the terrace while downing some beers and marveling at the city views from above.

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New York, United States
1.11 km (0.7 mi) from Times Square
490 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
PRIVATE ROOM IN RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
awesome view from the rooftop deck with the most comfortable bed i’ve ever slept in
also the a/c works really well
the terrace offers beautiful views and the apartment has everything you need for a relaxing stay ánd more
the bed was very comfortable and the views from the roof terrace were amazing
the bed was extrememly comfortable and we slept very well with the a/c
Cleanliness:
very clean check in was easy
hilary’s place was clean and convenient
and it is very clean
the place was very clean and very cozy and very easy to find
that said clean and quiet
Host:
she is a great host
hillary was very responsive to any questions
hillary is very responsive to questions via the app
she is very communicative and responsive
hillary is a great host and communicated extremely quickly and accurately
Location:
the location is awesome
the location is just perfect
great location for site seeing
great location highly recommend
great apartment in good location
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2. Quaint studio-type home (from USD 140)

This fabulous Airbnb vacation rental is full of character. Built with stunning hardwood flooring, brick walls, and expansive windows, this studio-type haven will take your breath away. Four guests are welcome to enjoy the comforts of this unit. There is a cozy queen-sized bed and a pull-out couch that can be used as an extra sleeping area. Plus, the rental also has a kitchen and a dining table. This sweet home is located in a quiet and peaceful historic street in Brooklyn with lots of places to check out.

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Brooklyn, New York, United States
8.88 km (5.6 mi) from Times Square
262 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 4 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
apartment was great - comfy bed and amenities after exploring the city
lovely studio apartment very comfortable with all the basic amenities
the natural light was beautiful the ceilings tall/space roomy bed comfy and the kitchen was well-equipped
local places were great too peaches hothouse kettle and bed vynes were visited more than once
looks exactly like the photos the bed is so comfortable (slept like a baby) and great location
Cleanliness:
everything was clean and comfy
very nice and clean place
the apartment was very clean and exactly as described
fantastic clean comfortable spot in brooklyn
the space was clean and the linens were nice
Host:
she is the perfect host
michelle was an awesome host
great place and great host
very stylish space with a great host
the host was excellent and helped us with all that was needed
Location:
good subway station just a short walk
great location with easy access to public transportation
michelle’s place is very well located in an interesting neighborhood
nice flat close to a metro station direct to new-york
amazing location and a really chic space
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3. Homey apartment in Bronx (from USD 1000)

Visiting New York for business or pleasure? Whatever your agenda is, you might be interested in an apartment that is close to well-visited attractions. This apartment in Bronx is proximate to Bronx Historical Society, Van Cortlandt Park, New York Botanical Garden, The Mall at Bay Plaza, busy business districts, and a multitude of dining spots. On a different note, this vacation rental features one comfy bedroom and a clean bathroom with toiletries. There is also a kitchen and a seating area right by the window with pretty backyard views.

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bronx, New York, United States
17.48 km (10.9 mi) from Times Square
259 reviews   Wifi Available
PRIVATE ROOM IN RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfortable space expected size when looking in the bronx
Cleanliness:
it was clean and quiet
the place was clean and convenient
place was very clean and cozy
the place was really clean and the bed was so comfortable
apartment was nice and clean
Host:
the host was easy to reach whenever i had concerns
the host was very responsive and helpful
great place great host
always a pleasure great host
great host would definitely stay again
Location:
the location is a huge plus
this place was a great location near the train station and a bunch of stores a short walk away
great place and location to catch the train
love the place and location
close to the train very close to manhattan the price is great
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4. Chic vacation rental in the heart of West Village (from USD 181)

For tourists who prefer accommodations located in Lower Manhattan, this charming haven in the heart of West Village is a good choice. It is a tastefully curated home with lots of natural light that will make you feel relaxed throughout your stay. It features a chic bedroom with a luxurious queen-sized bed, a stunning fireplace, and a fabulous bathroom. Plus, this rental has a functional kitchen with a little dining area. This place is situated in a star-studded neighborhood and is close to excellent dining spots and bars in the area.

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New York, New York, United States
2.99 km (1.9 mi) from Times Square
Apartment 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the place is really cozy comfortable bed great wifi and entertainment selection on the big tv
we stayed at the apartment for 5 nights in february and could easily have stayed a month
Host:
thomas is a great host
the owner thomas is very helpful with any special requests
host communicated very well and was easy to deal with
thomas was accommodating and friendly to work with
thomas was very accommodating and easy to deal with
Location:
this location is wonderful
absolutely a perfect location in the west village
the location of the apartment is perfect - near subway stop and grocery store
so many great restaurants and bars close by
small but great apartment location was perfect great shopping restaurants (loved fedora) and subway was nearby
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5. Fantastic vacation rental close to Empire State Building (from USD 185)

This fantastic vacation rental is ideal for tourists who like sightseeing as it is close to a lot of big NYC attractions, including the iconic Empire State Building, Broadway, and Central Park. When it’s hot outside, you can just stay in and enjoy its cool and airy ambiance. It is also equipped with necessary amenities such as a lovely bedroom, a bathroom, a full kitchen, a little dining place, a flat-screen TV, and a lounge area with a laptop-friendly workspace by the window. Wifi is available for guest’s entertainment.

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New York, New York, United States
1.61 km (1.0 mi) from Times Square
Apartment 3 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed and bedding were high quality and better than most the kitchen was well stocked with staples
we would gladly book this apartment the next time we head for new york
had some troubles with shower but it didn't ruin our experience
very comfortable bedding; loved the high ceilings
the apartment was perfect for us for our stay in new york city
Cleanliness:
the room was clean
this apartment was amazing so spacious clean and perfect for our 5 night stay
the apartment is very comfortable clean tidy spacious practical and well located to the main interests points
Host:
efficient provision and return of key made by owner
the location was excellent as were the tips that the owner sent to us before leaving denver
our host tom was very prompt in all replies and very easy to work with
Location:
the location was excellent
just a short walk from all points of interest
excellent location with easy access everywhere
the locationsmack in the middle of everything - transport food sites but quiet which was lovely
we used the sub and amtrak train for travel and benefitted from central location of the apartment
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6. Gorgeous loft with lots of natural light

This Airbnb vacation rental is both a sight for sore eyes and a convenient abode that is close to some of the most-visited attractions in New York City. It boasts stunning interiors with white walls, rustic furnishings, and huge windows that allow guests to see the beautiful views outside. Also, it is equipped with two comfortable bedrooms, a private bathroom, a complete kitchen, a dining area, and a bright living space with a flat-screen TV. Most interestingly, this house’s location is close to Broadway, Times Square, and Central Park.

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3.77 km (2.4 mi) from Times Square
26 reviews   Wifi Available
Apartment 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5
Minimum Nights: 30
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we printed out boarding passes on the printer wirelessly and the fast wifi kept us online with ease
we turned the fan on in the bedroom and couldn't hear anything
the wifi was fast and reliable and the place was quiet and safe and secure
we had a fantastic stay in this spacious and sun filled loft/apartment
the beds were comfortable although the 2nd bedroom only has a single bed
Cleanliness:
it was very clean and charming
sunny clean warm and beautiful
clean functional bathroom with excellent shower
it was very clean and had everything we needed
the apartment was very clean beautifully decorated very well equipped and the bed was very comfortable
Host:
the host was very accommodating and friendly
jackie is very helpful if you need anything or want restaurant suggestions
taking a shower was fantastic the owner was extremely nice and helpful
i can't say enough about this wonderful apartment and jackie was so helpful
Location:
the location is wonderful
the location was an easy walk to many restaurants and just a short walk to the subway
hailing a taxi is easy close by and a subway station is 1 minute walk away
broadway is within walking distance with lots of great shopping
very safe and very close to the subway
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7. Two-bedroom vacation rental with a minibar

This Airbnb vacation rental offers a private accommodation that nests on the second floor of a family home. The space is equipped with all the features of a typical home such as two cozy bedrooms, a private bathroom, a kitchen with utensils and cutlery, a minibar, a dining area, and relaxing living space. For added entertainment, guests can connect to the wifi or watch movies on its flat-screen TV. Some of the attractions close to this location are Broadway, Finback Brewery, and Houdini Kitchen Laboratory.

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Brooklyn, New York, United States
11.94 km (7.5 mi) from Times Square
48 reviews  
Entire apartment 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
living space was spacious enough for four people and sleeping arrangements were comfortable
the heater works perfectly on the cold days
apartment have good beds and nice bathroom the place looks exactly like it does in the pictures
amazing apartment would definitely book again
Cleanliness:
very clean & comfortable
clean spacious and quiet accommodation
a clean cozy apartment for groups for families
travelers can expect a very clean and comfortable spot
shawn’s place was beautiful and very clean
Host:
outstanding host with outstanding hospitality
best host in brooklyn
shawn is a great host
amazing place shawn was a great host
shawn is a great friendly and extremely helpful host
Location:
the bed was very comfortable and great location also
excellent pizzeria at the end of the street and grocery store in the street
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8. Bright and airy Highland Park

Seeking an affordable yet cozy accommodation in Brooklyn for your upcoming NYC visit? If so, you might want to check out this fully furnished home with a relaxing ambiance that will make you and your company feel right at home. This humble abode features two bedrooms and a clean bathroom. It also has a simple living space with couch seatings and a flat-screen TV. The kitchen and dining area are set in an open-plan room. Wifi is also available for guests’ convenience.

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Brooklyn, New York, United States
11.4 km (7.1 mi) from Times Square
58 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 3 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
really nice apartment with good connection to the city
kitchen was excellent: gas stove with kettle microwave oven
the place has a nice bathroom and a lovely living room in particular
giant kitchen lots of sunlight so many amenities clean and spacious
perfect apartment with a nice and fresh bathroom and kitchen would totally recommend
Cleanliness:
very clean and cozy and communication with graziella was always easy
the place is clean and warm feeling
it was very clean as well and the queen bed was comfortable
the apartment is well furnished and very clean
clean and new well equiped washroom with double shower heads was super
Host:
graziella was a wonderful host
graziella was a great host
this was a great example of a great host
graziella is a perfect and friendly host
our host was very responsive and helped make our stay very pleasant
Location:
amazing location very spacious
great place 15 min walk to broadway junction
beautiful apartment in brooklyn very close to the metro station which goes to manhattan directly
the place was pretty big and close to different subway stations
the place is great well located and very calm
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Make the most of your New York vacation

New York City is a breathtaking metropolis and one of the world’s most popular cities. Home to a myriad of business establishments and bars, a lot of people dream of living on this side of the US to find their success story here. Its abundance of iconic landmarks and stunning parks is enough reason to visit it, even once in a lifetime. If you are planning to indulge in NYC’s limitless offerings, read on to see our list of vacation apartments here and find the right accommodation for you.

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