7 Best Vrbo Vacation Rentals In Downtown Orlando, Florida - Updated 2021

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There are a number of things to do should you opt to visit the great downtown Orlando, Florida. Also known as the Central Business District of Orlando, this is bordered by Mills Avenue in the east, Marks Street in the north, Kaley Avenue in the south, and Orange Blossom Trail in the west. Nevertheless, this area possesses a number of tourist attractions that has a completely different vibe. Most of the time, people visit Orlando because of the theme parks. However, in downtown Orlando, you won’t find any castles or cartoon characters. Here, you will find public artworks, museums, shops, parks, and so much more. If this intrigues you, read on to start the very first step in the planning stage of your trip – finding the perfect private accommodation for you. Here are the best Vrbo accommodations in downtown Orlando, for you to choose from.

1. Lovely penthouse overlooking the Thornton Park neighborhood (from USD 225)

Part of Orlando’s narrative, this two-bedroom penthouse offers its guests all the things needed for the much-anticipated vacation. The owner of this home previously remodeled the space to make it more comfortable and pleasing for the guests. One of its bedrooms comes with a king-size bed, and a queen-size one in the other. The kitchen has everything you need: pots and pans, plates and utensils, as well as a Nespresso machine for habitual morning drinkers. A washing machine and a dryer are also available just in case you decide to extend your stay. The place is a four-minute walk from Lake Eola and is close to Amway Center and Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts.

Beautiful 2/2 PENTHOUSE in Downtown Orlando
31 reviews  Wifi Available
Apartment 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
apartment was clean and beautiful
it is clean spacious and comfortable
the property is impeccably clean and neat
it was very clean fully equipped and super comfortable
owners were very nice
great communications with the owner
manager was very helpful on short notice
very attentive and quick to resolve any issues
very friendly and accommodating hosts
the location was perfect for us
the location is a midpoint to the parks and winter park where you find so many fabulous restaurants
it was a great location surrounded by many excellent restaurants and bars
it is within walking distance of a number of good restaurants bars and shops
beautiful apartment with terrace a parking spot and close to supermarket and lake eola
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2. Well-appointed house for a quite getaway

The lack of space is always a problem for homeowners from across the world, and because of this distasteful restriction, the homeowner of this property decided to turn his detached garage into a cozy apartment that can accommodate up to two people. Since it is still quite fresh from construction, it seems as if all the furniture was just bought the day before. Inside, the bedroom features a queen-size bed and a wall-mounted TV for better viewing. The living room comes with Wi-Fi, and a kitchen fully equipped with a range, microwave, coffee maker, refrigerator, among others. The apartment is located a mile from Milk District and the Thornton Park neighborhood.

Downtown Orlando, FL Detached Apartment - Small But Beautiful And Cozy! All New
44 reviews
Apartment 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed was extremely comfortable too
the place was clean and comfortable
it was very nice clean and comfortable
it was clean nice and in a great location
upon entering the apartment we noticed how new bright spacious and clean it was
unit is fairly new very well maintained clean and stocked with everything we could have needed
the hosts couldn’t have been nicer
jerome and robin were very accommodating and their pup was very friendly
we stayed for over a week and jerome and robin who were very gracious friendly hosts
an excellent one bedroom unit set atop the owners two car garage
all the features you need and excellent hosts
great apartment in a great location
a lovely location easy to find and convenient to everything
the location was great and not too far from the places we needed to go
within walking distance to great parks and restaurants
this is a great place to stay
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3. Modern home with a front porch

A space versed in solitude, this studio apartment is perfectly placed in its setting to allow easy access to everything. It is a short distance away from all of downtown Orlando’s attractions and entertainment. It has a kitchen complete with necessities, breakfast bar, walk-in closet, and a luxurious rain shower in the bathroom. The studio apartment also comes with granite countertops, complimentary iPhone and Android charging station, HDTC with Chromecast, and free Wi-Fi access. It can accommodate up to three people, and codes for the electronic locks are given upon arrival. Guests are given a set of freshly laundered bed and pillow sheets, as well as two clean towels upon arrival.

Modern Studio in Downtown Orlando
9 reviews
Apartment 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
plenty of space nice kitchen and bathroom and a super comfortable bed
this was a clean and amazing place to stay will definitely be staying here again
the owner responded quickly and was very efficient would definitely stay again
very close to local attractions
the apartment was pretty and had a great location in downtown
if you have an event downtown you couldn’t ask for a better location
lovely and quiet stylish and modern close to downtown
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4. Immaculate studio apartment for a couple

This studio apartment placed in Downtown Orlando’s Historic District has one queen-size bed, and a kitchen bedecked with a number of light fittings that provide sufficient illumination when cooking. It comes fully equipped with a stove, microwave, refrigerator, and disposal. Behind the living area is a queen-size bed enough to fit two (perhaps, three if the extra guest decides not to sleep on the sofa). The studio apartment suits business travelers and vacationers alike. It is a short distance away from the 408 expressway. Lake Eola, which is also within the vicinity, features bars, restaurants, walking, and cycling paths, and other motion-filled places worthy of your time. The studio apartment comes with free Wi-Fi access, helpful to those who need to complete work-related responsibilities.

Immaculate Studio Apartment in Downtown Orlando's sought after Historic District
100 James Ave
29 reviews
Apartment 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

5. Exquisite bungalow for five

A life contained in a bungalow house definitely carries a different appeal, one that is increasingly sought after by a lot of people, especially travelers who seek an extent of separateness from the fast-moving world we are in. In this restored white bungalow, you can do just that. It comes with two bedrooms, one bathroom, a large kitchen, front porch, and a dining room that is perfect for candlelight dinners with a loved one. The property shares its enclosed back courtyard with a rear studio and another guest house. It is a walking distance to the courthouse, Publix, FreshMarket, and downtown Orlando.

Beautiful Thornton Park Bungalow, Downtown Orlando, Historic
70 reviews
bungalow 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The house is as beautiful as it looks on the pics
Only need to put a shade on the front door for the 5th sleeper on the couch
The home contains everything you'll need for your stay
We enjoyed staying in-town in this central located charming 2bedroom 1 bathroom
The master bedroom even has a Temperpedic mattress so nice to sleep in
The house is so clean and well decorated
The house was clean and welcoming
Beautifully decorated very clean great location
The house was very comfortable and had everything we needed
The house is very neat with great decor
Really nice home with impressive furnishings
The owner is outstanding and very accommodating
was more than accommodating and very friendly
Margaret is delightful and very helpful
Owner was helpful and available for any questions Would definitely stay here again
Great location and property Less than a 5 minute walk to restaurants in Thornton Park
I enjoyed walking in the neighborhood
Nice being able to walk to restaurants just blocks away
The location is great if you want to walk so some local bars
The location makes it possible to walk easily
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6. A private accommodation near Lake Eola

Is there anything prettier than a cozy cottage? Tastefully decorated with contemporary furniture pieces, this cottage features one bedroom enough to accommodate two people, living room, bathroom, and a kitchenette. If you are the type who is fond of relaxing spaces, then this place is for you. The interiors showcase sheer simplicity because of the use of neutral tones. These uncomplicated shades provide the cottage a sophisticated feel. The unit is a private property that has a separate entrance. Since it is located in downtown Orlando, a lot of restaurants and other entertainment places are within easy reach and accessible by foot.

Hidden Gem Downtown private Efficiency Lake Eola
Orlando, FL, US
16 reviews
Apartment 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
this apartment was perfect for the 2 of us for 2 nights
clean cosy with everything you need
reasonably clean safe and convenient for a short weekend stay
checked in and found everything to be clean and it’s such privacy that i didn’t expect
great location close to downtown attractions
fantastic location in downtown orlando
fabulous location near lake eola near many fun shops and restaurants
great little studio within walking distance to all downtown venues
good location bang for your buck
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7. Cozy cottage for a family of four

Away from all chaos and other types of resonances, this guesthouse sits coolly amongst the lined streets of Eola Heights Historic District. This one-bedroom home comes with a queen-size bed, pull-out sofa, two flat-screen TVs, cable, free Wi-Fi access, washing machine and dryer, mini-kitchen appliances, among others. Guests who wish to stay here are granted access to all areas of the house except the loft. The chairs and tables placed outside may be used at all times, but not the backyard of the main house. One parking space is also offered upon arrival, but this feature has been proven to be unnecessary because almost everything is accessible by foot.

Downtown Orlando-Harwood House-Lake Eola Heights- Historic District
43 reviews
guest house 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful lake Eola is walkable
It had everything that we needed
The bed was SO comfortable and the apartment was fully equipped Walking distance to downtown restaurants and entertainment Would love to stay again next time we come down
It was everything I thought it would be and more Lisa
The cottage was beyond expectations we enjoyed it very much
It is attractively decorated and clean
The house was very clean and perfect for our family
The house was clean and was perfect for the 2 of us
the home owner was amazing and so was the location
the owner was very responsive and helpful
Small home really cute and well stocked with everything you need
The owner was always available and was excellent at making sure our needs were met
My husband and myself had a great time
Restaurants and stores are only a short distance away
The location in a quiet neighborhood near
The area was very quiet and beautiful within walking distance to the restaurants
just 2 blocks from Lake Eola
perfect location for getting an uber to anything
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Finalizing your trip to downtown Orlando, Florida

There are a number of Vrbo accommodations in Florida, but you wouldn’t want just about any property. You need something that can successfully and effectively meet your travel needs. Fortunately, we made this guide to help you find the perfect private accommodation easily.

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