10 Best Vrbo Vacation Rentals In Issaquah, Washington - Updated 2022


A city in Washington’s King County, Issaquah was recognized by different organizations as the “Best Suburb” and the “Best Place to Live”, but it also has plenty to offer to tourists and transient visitors. It sees plenty of visitors for its hiking trails, some of which traverse the surrounding mountains. Its historic downtown is also a must-see. Art and culture lovers will appreciate the artsy-ness of the city, which features a Village Theatre and a number of galleries. For those traveling with children, the Cougar Mountain Zoo is worth a visit as well. Check out this list for the best Vrbo vacation rentals in Issaquah, Washington.

1. Charming abode close to the downtown area (from USD 148)

This charming and cozy home is located just a block away from the historic downtown area of Issaquah, as well as just a 25-minute drive away from downtown Seattle. Those taking public transportation will love the fact that the nearest bus stop is just a block away. The cottage is well-equipped with amenities that guests may need to feel right at home. Among the furnishings are a kitchen, laundry facilities, a TV, and WiFi.

Charming 2 bed/1 bath Craftsman 1 block from downtown Issaquah
Issaquah, WA, US
4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

2. Enchanting woodland retreat

Sometimes, the off-beaten path can be just what the doctor ordered to help people get the rest and relaxation that they need. This is exactly what this rental offers–a quiet place where they can de-stress but is still relatively near commercial establishments so that guests can grab whatever items they may need. The beautifully decorated and fully furnished home is just a short distance away from the famous hiking trails of Issaquah, including Poo Poo Point. Be aware that guests will need to traverse a steep gravel driveway to get to and from the home.

Enchanting Woodland Retreat 2 bed rooms Guest House
5 reviews  Wifi Available
House 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Well appointed and comfortable furniture
The suite was very comfortable and
easy check in and communication with the landlord comfortable and well equipped bedrooms and bathrooms
the owner a lovely host
Very calm surroundings Owner is very sweet lady
The owner stayed in communication with me and ensured I was comfortable with what and where I had rented
Liya is a gracious host and went out of her way to make sure we
This is a well maintained and comfortable unit
The guest space was absolutely stunning Peaceful location
It was located off the beaten track and was quiet and peaceful A perfect place to relax
Nestled in the mountains with beautifully groomed grounds provided the perfect retreat we needed Close to the charming town of Issaquah
Read more reviews

3. Luxury abode for six

This home which is located in Issaquah Highlands is practically overflowing with luxury, with its hardwood floors, vaulted ceilings, a walk-in closet, a hot tub, and a gourmet kitchen. Classy decors and furnishings, however, are not the only things that this property boasts of. It’s also in a good location being just a short driving distance from the city center, the ski slopes, the Snoqualmie River, and the hiking trails in the area. The garage can accommodate up to three cars. Pets are welcome in this property.

Beautiful Craftsman Home in Trendy Area
14 reviews
House 6 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The master bedroom and bathroom were wonderful as well
so there was plenty of room to be together or to rest and have some quiet time
The kids loved the game room with fuse ball and large TV just for them
It was roomy beautiful and very comfortable
The home was beautiful very functional and spacious - the kids really enjoyed the "bonus" room on the upper level and found each bedroom to be very comfortable
Everything was neat clean and tidy
It was also convenient to all of the major highways for us
lots of nice hiking around the home
If you like to hike mountain bike or run there is a great path just a short ways up the road with beautiful scenery and great elevation change
Driving up through the Highlands neighborhood we were excited to see the home as the surrounding area was so quaint and beautiful
We had a minor issue with the disposal
There are lots of parks nearby and the area has easy access into Seattle
We loved seeing wildlife in the backyard and yet still could be at shops restaurants and
We took advantage of the restaurants and near by grocery store
There is a large community park and walking paths just up the hill in walking distance
The patio is a quiet place to sit and watch for wildlife
Read more reviews

4. Modern farmhouse

“Farmhouse” may evoke images of a cozy, homey abode surrounded by farm animals. While this property is styled as a farmhouse, its interiors are very different from the aforementioned description. The property is furnished with designer pieces and counts a gourmet kitchen, a piano room, and a media room among its amenities. This house can fit up to six people.

Escape to a Beautiful Modern Farmhouse in Seattle's Suburb
5 reviews
House 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the good part is the size and roominess of the home
there is no shortage of room to spread out
i was shocked to find a couch that extremely worn, a rug in the dining nook that to was frayed and torn, and a leaky faucet in the kitchen sink
the media room listed in the description is not completed and unusable
plenty of linens, dishes, supplies, and seating
the space is immaculately clean and inviting
what i took exception with the condition of interior
the kids loved all the play equipment outside
let me first say that this home is beautiful and is located in a beautiful neighborhood
owners were great, the house is fantastic
the best part about this house is the downstairs which is a child's paradise
we did think it was odd to pay a $350 cleaning fee yet were still required to strip all the beds and take the linen to the laundry room
Read more reviews

5. Big yet homey property close to the mountains and the city

This property allows guests to enjoy the best of both worlds–it is close to the city and the mountains, as well as being a spacious home that still manages to feel cozy and homey. Able to accommodate as many as 14 people, this rental features new and upcycled furnishings. If you like cooking, you’ll love the gourmet kitchen the property is equipped with. There’s also a grill outside if you want to have a barbecue. Distilled water runs from the spigots so you need not worry about where to get your drinking water. This property is close by the highway so you won’t have trouble getting to the attractions in and near Issaquah.

3 Beautiful Master Suites and Gourmet Kitchen
15 reviews
House 14 Guests 4 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Each room has its own charm
The upstairs kitchen is gorgeous
Oh and the wi-fi is great
The house itself is extremely comfortable with an incredible kitchen on the top floor that features a really nice range
A half star off only because of the traffic noise on the nearby road
The property was clean and there were plenty of linens
It was very clean and had everything we needed
immaculately clean Washers/dryers and detergent and dryer sheets were very handy
and we had 10 in total which was comfortable
The owner was very responsive and friendly
Coleen is attentive to her guests needs and
the owner was very helpful and great with communication making it as easy and pleasant as possible for us
This was noted to the host as well who was appreciative for the feedback
The two kitchens are complete even including ketchup mustard and mayo
Speaking of which there are several good trails just across the street from the house
more perfect (30 mins from downtown less from SeaTac)
Just off of the highway but far enough in to not be bothered by it
It's built to accommodate 14 guests
Read more reviews

6. Cozy home close to nature

If your goal for visiting Issaquah is to recharge, this might be the place for you. This property, which fits up to 16 people, is in a remote location surrounded by greenery, allowing guests to take a breather from the hustle and bustle of city life. Nonetheless, it’s also just a short drive away from the center in case they need to get some supplies or see the sights. The property comes with a creek as well as manmade features such as a swimming pool, a hot tub, a basketball court, a tennis court, a private movie theater, and a gaming room. Furthermore, it also has practical features such as a kitchen, laundry facilities, and WiFi.

Executive Home in the Forest
25504 Southeast 138th Street
12 reviews
estate 16 Guests 6 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

7. Spacious townhouse in the downtown area of Issaquah

This property is located in an ideal situation, being within walking distance from the downtown attractions of the city and just a short drive away from the outdoor activities offered by Issaquah. The house itself is spacious and comes equipped with everything that guests may need during their stay, ranging from a kitchen to a flat-screen TV and WiFi. There’s parking space for two cars.

Downtown Issaquah - Roomy Comfort @ Tiger Mountain Base
2 reviews
townhome 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Walked to get coffee in the morning and enjoyed hiking in the afternoons
Loved the house we had everything we needed a 2 car garage washer and dryer everything we needed in the kitchen
Loved the house and location
Read more reviews

8. Spacious cottage close to everything

This rental is spacious enough to accommodate up to eight people and is loaded with all the amenities to feel right at home. Besides its coziness, the other perk that guests will enjoy if they stay here is its location–not only is it located in the downtown area, which makes all of the city center’s attractions within easy reach of visitors, it is also just a short driving distance away from the hiking trails. Adventurous travelers may also want to try out paragliding during their stay, as Poo Poo Point Paragliding is just down the road from here. Cleaning services can be availed for an additional fee.

Wandering Wombat Cottage Downtown Issaquah
34 reviews
cottage 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
There is plenty of parking
The kitchen was well equipped and the bathrooms had all supplies including hair dryers
8 adults were comfortable so there was definitely plenty of space
it is the perfect layout for two families and has a large yard although the grass has not been maintained but our kids enjoyed riding bikes around and throwing a ball Has everything you need as fa...
This house felt like home
There are fans and a wonderful washer/ dryer along with a beautiful full kitchen
It was spacious and inviting
Clean well furnished and wonderfully decorated
Jane could not have been more helpful and responsive
They are very nice and not invasive at all
This was our first experience with an online home rental and we could not have been happier
We truly enjoyed our stay and the owner certainly made extra efforts to make is feel welcome and at home We have four young boys and the home was definitely kid-friendly Great location with plent...
We arrived to the cutest Cottage that was amazingly clean
It's easy to walk to the town's center too
The house is in a great location close to downtown but feels very private and has a nice yard
The kitchen and laundry are better stocked than any place I have ever rented before Located within walking distance of downtown Issaquah
It was very close to Trinity Tree Farms-- where we were going for a wedding-- and about 30 minutes from downtown Seattle
We all enjoyed our time at the wandering wombat Beautiful area & only a 30 min drive to summit at Snoqualmie Highly recommend this place
Read more reviews

9. Newly furnished apartment in the heart of Issaquah

newly furnished apartment in the heart of issaquah
Source: Vrbo

If your business in Issaquah is right in the city, this is a good place to set up base, as it is situated right at the center. Thanks to its good location, guests are also situated close to restaurants, museums, and public transportation, as well as to one of the many hiking sites in the area. Able to accommodate up to four people, this apartment was furnished with comfort in mind. Among its amenities are gel mattresses, a kitchen, and a patio.

Pleasant 3 Beds 1 Bath Apartment in Issaquah
Issaquah, WA, US
5 reviews
Apartment 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
the apartment was very clean and stocked with everything we needed from towels to dishes in the kitchen
this place is very clean and comfortable
the owner was very helpful and communicative
great location well maintained with new flooring
by far the best feature is the location
Read more reviews

10. Quiet home on top of a mountain

This home is perched on top of one of the mountains, allowing guests to enjoy the bracing mountain air, the serene environment, and the numerous attractions in the area. At the same time, it’s also a short drive away from the city center of Issaquah and all of its attractions. The house, which is relatively new, is furnished with every amenity that guests may need during their stay. Do note that the bedrooms are located on the second floor of the house.

Retreat in the Woods & Seattle, too!
Issaquah, WA, US
29 reviews
House 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
everything was as expected
very comfortable and roomy
its so comfy for sleeping, eating, hanging
great front and backyard
the 3rd bedroom was locked for storage reasons
family pictures, souvenirs, and personal treasures are *everywhere*
jill and chuck were so accommodating with any questions and made sure we had a relaxing stay
on the plus side, our host jill was lovely to us
also only 2
jill is a great host to work with
communication with jill was easy and very friendly from the beginning, and she continued to be very responsive to any questions i had during the stay
the area is beautiful, quiet and woodsy, yet conveniently located just over 30 minutes away from downtown seattle and the airport
the location is outstanding
beautiful patio and garden
anyone wanting to stay at a wonderful place where it is nice and quiet, yet not too far away from the city, this the place for you
:) i completely recommend the landbacks zen zone if you're spending time in the seattle area
Read more reviews

Living it up in Issaquah

From its natural attractions to its manmade activities, Issaquah has plenty to offer to its visitors. Make sure to allocate enough time when you visit by booking one of these Vrbo rentals and spending at least a night or two in the area.

Disclosure: Trip101 selects the listings in our articles independently. Some of the listings in this article contain affiliate links.

Get Trip101 in your inbox

Unsubscribe in one click. See our privacy policy for more information on how we use your data

Melanie is a freelance travel writer. She considers freelancing for Trip 101 to be a combination of two of the things she loves: writing and traveling.

 Want to contribute as a Local Expert?
Explore Issaquah
Good things are meant to be shared!