The 12 Best Airbnbs In Beirut, Lebanon

August 13, 2020
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If you’re looking for the best Airbnbs in Beirut, you’ve come to the right place. We combed through thousands of Airbnb listings in Beirut and the surrounding area to find the homes with the best amenities and the most positive reviews at the lowest prices.

#1 Unique Penthouse With Splendid Terrace In Mar Mikhael

5 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $210 per night, airbnb.com

Take leisurely walks on the spacious, fully-furnished terrace over terrific views of ships docking at the port in the sea of dark blue! Come inside and find a huge common area and two relaxing bedrooms. This is the ideal listing for two couples visiting Beirut, or for a group of up to five friends!

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“Incredible penthouse in the heart of Beirut minutes from the vibrant Mar Mikhael area. With a 40 sqm outdoor, and an unforgettable view for the city and the shore. Located in one of the authentic residential hood, you will find around a grocery, a juicer, a pharmacy, a hairdresser, a butcher, a park and the best Man2oushe stores.. and for the best nights, Mar Mikhael and Gemmayzeh are few floors down.”

Amenities

Wifi | Iron | Essentials | Laptop-friendly workspace | Heating | Washer | Air conditioning | Hot water | Free parking on premises | Elevator | Coffee maker | Single level home

Guest Reviews

“I’ve traveled to many places and stayed in a lot of Airbnb’s. this is one of the best. The view is incredible, location is perfect, and the apartment is modern! The host is top notch as well. 10/10” – Martin
“The space is located in one of the most vibrant areas of Beirut. Not only does the unit complement its surroundings but enhances it. The spectacular view on its own is worth the stay.” – Andrew
“Perfect location, perfect place. The terrace overseeing the city, the port, the sea and even the snowy mountains is amazing. ” – Alex
“Wow! This apartment is truly amazing! The view is espectacular. The place felt bigger than in the pictures. Would stay again for sure!” – Rikard
“Amazing place, the penthouse is really astonishing. View on the sea breathtaking. The amenities of the appartment and the total space is a real pleasure! I strongly recommend.” – Guillaume

#2 Tina’s Upcycled 5-Bedroom Apartment

12 Guests | 5 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $150 per night, airbnb.com

A vibrant, spacious 5-bedroom apartment set just outside of downtown Beirut, this is a place you won’t want to miss. Featuring eclectic, new-concept furnishings, it’s an excellent pick for large groups of friends or extra-large families.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“Just at the corner of Beirut city, the apartment is strategically located just a few minutes away from major locations in town. First, you spot the spacious common areas; kitchen and living room. Each bedroom has its unique style with balconies and plenty of natural light.”

Amenities

Wifi | Dryer | Essentials | Laptop-friendly workspace | Heating | TV | Washer | Air conditioning | Hot water | Pack ’n Play/travel crib | Elevator | Hot tub

Guest Reviews

“This apartment was perfect for our group. It was plenty spacious and the location was perfect. It is just outside downtown, but very accessible.” – Sara
“The accommodation was just perfect. Equipped with a passionate dedication to detail and ideal to host a larger number of guests. Communication was easy and an amount of tips were provided” – Kerstin
“Tina was an exquisite host, always replying promptly and always willing to attend to our needs! The flat is large and very spacious, with 5 stylish and smartly decorated rooms. ” – Katerina
“Great location; nice, clean and well decorated apartment.” – Nicolas
“The apartment design is very creative. The area is residential and safe. The hosts gave us 5 stars service!” – Zahraa

#3 Bohemian Studio In Mar Mikhael

3 Guests | 0 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $50 per night, airbnb.com

Wake up to views of the trendy Mar Mikhael Street (Armenia Street) at this hip retreat just minutes from downtown. Take the bus or train to anywhere in Beirut and explore the city to your heart’s content. With a king bed and another bunk bed to rest off, it’s the perfect stay for couples or a small group of friends.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“Welcome to Beirut Bohemian Lodge, a recently renovated guesthouse strategically located on Armenia Street just next to the old train and bus stations! The area buzzes with heritage houses, art galleries, pubs, rooftops, cafes, restaurants, bakeries and shops.”

Amenities

Wifi | Cable TV | Iron | Dryer | Essentials | Laptop-friendly workspace | Heating | TV | Washer | Air conditioning | Hot water | Paid parking off premises

Guest Reviews

“If you want to be very close to Mar Mikhael Area and Saifi village, great location” – Tuba
“Practical and cozy space right in the middle of Mar Mikhael, comfortable and clean and stylish.” – Nadine
“The place was much better than I expected, the communication was great, and the information was very clear and precise. ” – Zainab
“Super fresh place, nice location and very well decorated. Very clean, comfy and tidy. Love the workstation and the lights.” – Samar
“Loved the decoration! Everything was clean and the host is so friendly and helpful” – Nadine

#4 Sin El Fil – For The Love Of Beirut

5 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $50 per night, airbnb.com

Located in one of Beirut’s most hip neighbourhoods, this traditional-themed 2-bedroom apartment is the perfect home base for a group of friends, a family, or anyone looking to get lost downtown. You’ll love prepping home-made meals in the exquisitely laid-out kitchen!

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“Located in the heart of Beirut, 5 min away from Gemayze and Mar Mkhayel (pub street) and walking distance to Banks, le Mall Sin el fil and other dining places like the Hilton Habtoor Grand (Hotel/Spa), Bou Melhem (Leb food), AbouJoseph (Shawerma), theGarden (Pub/Resto), Private Club (Pool/Gym) and Levant Hospital.”

Amenities

Wifi | Cable TV | Iron | Essentials | Laptop-friendly workspace | Heating | TV | Washer | Air conditioning | Hot water | Room-darkening shades | Children’s books and toys

Guest Reviews

“Very reactive host and very clear explanations allowing a quick and easy check-in. The apartment is clean and very well equipped, Kinda has kindly left many tips on Beirut. Great stay !” – Leonard
“Kinda’s apartment is cozy and more than enough for a an amazing stay. It has everything you need, highly recommended. ” – Bilge
“nice apartment. nice neighbors, respectful and helpful. various shops and restaurant in the immediate vicinity” – Inga
“This is a good place to stay as there are washing machine, kitchen, and you have elevator so you dont need to carry luggages up and down. Groceries, stationary, pharmacy are nearby.” – Wuthichai
“Kinda’s place is really good. She had notes all over the place that helps you know the small details. You’ll find everything you need here and it is very comfortable.” – Trisha

#5 Sassine Loft With Rooftop Terrace

4 Guests | 0 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $80 per night, airbnb.com

Located close to the city centre, this well-lit loft is full of life and is surrounded by trendy bars and hip cafes. We suggest that you step out on the terrace, enjoy the Mediterranean sun and sip your morning coffee or a drink during the happy hours in this perfect getaway for a family of four.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“A dreamy watchtower offering stunning Beirut cityscapes and views of Mount Lebanon. The loft is walking distance from Sassine Square on a very quiet street and safe residential neighborhood. This place is ideal if you are a solo traveler looking to unwind after a day of exploring. Lovers looking for a secluded getaway or weekend staycation will enjoy it all the same.”

Amenities

Wifi | Iron | Dryer | Essentials | Laptop-friendly workspace | Heating | TV | Washer | Air conditioning | Hot water | Pack ’n Play/travel crib | Elevator

Guest Reviews

“The terrace is amazing honestly. It was the best part of our stay. The place is cozy and very comfy.” – Ghida
“Such a beautiful place in the heart of beirut. A good calm gateway. Rouf is so friendly and thoughtful. And the apartment is so clean. Will definitely book it another time” – Rabih
“Very clean and spacious apartment, highly recommended” – Perla
“From the moment we booked the apartment until we checked out, Rouf & Tatiana were the epitome of help & hospitality. Communication was always super easy and quick.” – Karla
“Very good stay in a welcoming flat. I recommend it. Thank you to Rouf and Tatiana for their reactivity.” – Cristophe

#6 Beirut Central 3-Bedroom Artist Apartment With Hot Tub

6 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 3 Bathrooms

Book Now: $200 per night, airbnb.com

Ideal for an unforgettable Beirut excursion with family or friends, this 3-bedroom, centrally located apartment is loaded with amenities for relaxation and homeliness. Featured is an en-suite spacious bathtub, a wide-screen TV with loads of DVDs to choose from, large bright windows, well-crafted artwork, and a large vintage-crib for the little guests.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“Located in one of Beirut’s most prestigious districts, our three-bedroom 9th-floor apartment is spacious, stylish and cosy, providing you with all the comfort you need for a stress-free stay in the city! Located in the heart of The Gold Triangle of Ashrafieh – one of the oldest and most distinguished areas of Beirut – this charming artist’s apartment from the ’60s was fully renovated and redesigned in 2005, and was even featured in several local deco magazines.”

Amenities

Wifi | Cable TV | Iron | Dryer | Essentials | Laptop-friendly workspace | Heating | TV | Washer | Air conditioning | Ethernet connection | Hot water

Guest Reviews

“Beautiful place in a great area. We were able to chill out and enjoy our time in the apartment and were central enough to walk most of Achrafieh and downtown beautiful Beirut.” – Shannon
“Great and spacious rooms. Very good host who can provide you with a good aiport pickup and trustworthy taxi driver to see Baalbek and the Bekaa valley. We will recommend this airbnb for Beirut anytime!” – Michiel
“Cynthia’s place is beautiful and it accommodated all of our needs. The apartment is very stylish, clean and is located in central Beirut. The hosts were very responsive and were very helpful during our stay.” – Raja
“The place is beautifully decorated and very well located. Cynthia and her team were very responsive and helped us with tour itineraries, places to eat etc.” – Maurice
“Cynthia’s place was extraordinary. It was perfectly located in central Beirut close to everything you can imagine. The style of the unit was trendy and modern.” – Graham
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#7 Achrafieh 2-Bedroom Apartment

4 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $80 per night, airbnb.com

Whether you’d like to relax with friends or are looking for a comfy place to stay with the family, this spacious two-bedroom Achrafieh apartment with plenty of open spaces makes it a great selection for your endeavours. The pretty furnishings featured in this listing are sure to please even the keenest of observers, guaranteed.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“Modern apartment in Beirut.”

Amenities

Wifi | Essentials | Heating | Washer | Air conditioning | Elevator | Kitchen | Private entrance | Hair dryer | Shampoo | Hangers

Guest Reviews

“Great place to stay. Quality apartment. Haisam our driver was fantastic” – Layequr
“Great place and hosts! The place is exactly as in the photos, super comfortable and convenient. Hosts were very fast answering our messages. We had a great stay!” – Milena
“Thank you! The apartment was as advertised. Clean, quaint and well located.” – Louis
“Truly one of the best experiences I have had in any city. Everything you need to enjoy Beirut. Great location. Great space. Thank you for the incredible Beirut hospitality!” – Nickolas
“Great place and hosts! The place is exactly as in the photos, super comfortable and convenient. Hosts were very fast answering our messages.” – Milena

#8 Rooftop In Mar Mikhael With Great Outdoors

2 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $50 per night, airbnb.com

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Spacious indoor and outdoor living areas, plus a location close to the Central District, bars, shopping and dining, will set you up nicely for a memorable stay. Our top pick for couples looking to explore Beirut for the first time, since you’ll never run out of things to do and places to explore.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“A super cosy Rooftop for a solo traveler or a couple (Small Size around 45 sqm), newly refurbished, with amazing open Terrace, located within walking distance to Mar Mikhael (5 min walk) yet amazingly high and open for a real feel of the city and surroundings.”

Amenities

Wifi | Cable TV | Iron | Essentials | Laptop-friendly workspace | Heating | TV | Air conditioning | Hot water | Free street parking | Paid parking off premises | Kitchen

Guest Reviews

“An overall great stay. The host is great always helpful and answering very quickly. The place is very nice, cozy, stylish and clean with a large terrace that you could enjoy during the day.” – Nadim
“Johnny’s place has a wonderfully sunny balcony to chill and enjoy your morning coffee. its location is very central just a street above the bars and food places. I travelled alone and it was perfect.” – Alkistis
“Place is super cozy and check in was wonderful! But most importantly was how responsive and available Johnny and Hicham was, not only on things related to the accommodation but also quite literally, anything!” – Liny
“The place is really amazing for a short stay. Location is really good and the house has an amazing terrace.” – Mohamed
“The appartment was very cozy and warm, basic ameneties were there including multiple towels, coffee and tea. Would book again.” – Petra

#9 Outstanding Apartment In The Heart Of Beirut

4 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $80 per night, airbnb.com

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Amenities include a state-of-the-art design, two spacious bedrooms, and a fully equipped kitchen with cafe-style seating. Ideal location for two couples or a small family to explore the nearby Centre Ville (Place de l’Etoile), Sassine Square (ABC Mall), Hamra Street, Gemmayze and Mar Mikhael.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“The apartment is located in the heart of Beirut, in Ashrafieh. The area around is residential and quiet. This place is close to all the hidden gems of the city . The living room and dining room are open to a fully equipped kitchen and there are 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms.”

Amenities

Wifi | Cable TV | Iron | Dryer | Essentials | Heating | TV | Washer | Air conditioning | Hot water | Free parking on premises | Elevator

Guest Reviews

“Mark has an amazing, stylish house in the middle of Beirut, maximum 10 minutes away from everywhere. His hospitality is also great and was always available whenever needed” – Shadi
“I had such a good time. Everything was clean and new. I got all the equipment I wished for and the place is very cozy and comfortable.” – Stephanie
“I have been through a lot of BNBs lately, whether in Lebanon or abroad. I tell you, Marc has been by far the coolest and best host. I rented his space on my birthday and it was really beautiful!” – Ramy
“Marc was an amazing host. Very accommodating and always there when we needed him. The place is great and comfy, and you’ll find everything you need in the apartment (from washing machine, dryer, hair dryer, iron to spare sheets and towels).” – Zeina
“Marc was an amazing host. Very accommodating and always there when we needed him. The place is great and comfy, and you’ll find everything you need in the apartment” – Zeina

#10 Luxury Comfort In The Cube Beirut With 180º Views

4 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $90 per night, airbnb.com

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Awake to the charming sounds of Beirut starting its day at this uber-central two-bedroom which is a short drive away from major attractions. You’ll find in the vicinity the Hilton Hotel, Spinneys Supermarket, Le Mall, City Center Mall among other great venues, making it a perfect stay for two couples on vacation to Beirut.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“Enjoy your stay at The Cube Beirut. This building is a landmark in Beirut in it’s architectural structure. Overlooking the mountains, city and sea. Your bound to enjoy your stay.”

Amenities

Wifi | Cable TV | Iron | Dryer | Essentials | Laptop-friendly workspace | Heating | TV | Washer | Air conditioning | Hot water | Room-darkening shades

Guest Reviews

“Loved staying there, I’ve been there countless of times and it’s still the most amazing experience. I like this apartment more more than my own house!” – Hiba
“what an apartment. Took a million photos of the view. Everything well considered, clean and comfortable.” – Ruth
“This is my second stay at the flat, and it has been as wonderful as first time. Thank you, Samy for being a great host too – always very quick with responding to any questions I might have. ” – Katja
“Fabulous space, great floor plan, panoramic views and quite. Samy is a great host and easily reach. Car is really helpful to get around from the unit to any where you need, restaurants, shops and malls. You will love the place.” – Bassam
“By far the best Airbnb place I’ve ever been to. I’ve never had a better Airbnb experience. Thank you so much for letting us stay at your place Sami!” – Hiba

#11 Mar Mikhael Cabana With Private Pool

2 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $124 per night, airbnb.com

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Get the full Beirut experience from the comfort of an ultra-modern loft in central Mar Mikhael. It’s a fun home with outdoor dining and a nice terrace area to bask in the Beirut sun. You will enjoy the exclusive pool with your loved one, or if you’re a solitary dweller, this makes for an equally perfect abode for you!

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“Exceptional rooftop studio with a commanding position in the lovely area Mar Mikhael area. Stay here, relax in serenity and enjoy your peaceful moments near a big swimming pool! This lovely Rooftop is a 3-floor walk-up, The entrance and pool are 100% private and exclusively yours.”

Amenities

Wifi | Cable TV | Iron | Dryer | Essentials | Laptop-friendly workspace | Heating | TV | Washer | Air conditioning | Hot water | Pool

Guest Reviews

“Great apartment in a very convenient and centrally located area in Beirut. Rouf was very helpful also when in need of assistance being quick to answer. Thanks for a great stay!” – Georges
“Great large outside and cozy inside space. The host was very attentive and easy to communicate with.” – Kristopher
“Great location with stunning views- we watched New Years fireworks from the deck! Easy to walk everywhere , very enjoyable -highly recommend.” – Sameena
“Rouf is a great host, really taking care of his guests. The terrace is absolutely stunning and the location is perfect close to all bars and restaurants in Mar Mikhael.” – Gesa
“Very nice flat in the heart of Mar Mikhael. Great team leading the flat with fast services. Thank you for the host” – Jimy

#12 Functional Flat With Luxury Design

4 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $70 per night, airbnb.com

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A splendid two-bedroom unit with touches of softwood and flashy flooring, located in a calm and quiet block of the Achrafieh area. Two couples travelling together or small families will find everything they require in the apartment and will be within reach of major supermarkets and restaurants, making for a great Airbnb.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“Our cozy flat is located in central Beirut (Achrafieh district) in a unique quiet area few blocks from Sassine square, ABC mall and within walking distance to night spots, comfortably fits 4 persons. Fully equipped with modern kitchen, Iiving-dining area, a relaxing green balcony.”

Amenities

Wifi | Dryer | Essentials | Laptop-friendly workspace | Heating | TV | Washer | Air conditioning | Hot water | Room-darkening shades | Elevator | Hot tub

Guest Reviews

“Great location, big apartment. Imad was very kind and welcoming considering how very (very) late we arrived with our flight delay. Thanks again” – Mathieu
“A great place and Imad is a very responsive and available host even when he’s sick. The apartment is clean in a very central but quiet neighbourhood. ” – Fouad
“This was my first time trying Airbnb and it was a great experience. Mad contacted us before our arrival to see what time we would arrive, he was very nice and caring.” – Marwan
“Imad’s flat in Beirut’s Achrafieh neighborhood is an absolute marvel. Fully renovated, beautifully decorated, 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, fully equipped kitchen, and one amazing balcony where you can enjoy a typically middle eastern breakfast just like we did. ” – Imad
“Our stay at Imad’s was fantastic. His place was exactly as it was in the pictures. The location of his apartment was super as we were in the center of everything. Mall and supermarket were close. ” – Clio
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