The 12 Best Airbnbs In Grand Rapids, Michigan

November 9, 2020
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If you’re looking for the best Airbnbs in Grand Rapids, you’ve come to the right place. We combed through thousands of Airbnb listings in Grand Rapids and the surrounding area to find the homes with the best amenities and the most positive reviews at the lowest prices.

#1 Downtown Artist Guest Studio

2 Guests | 0 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $100 per night, airbnb.com

Featuring an eclectic mix of modern and antique art and furniture owing to the hosts being artists, this home is fit for young couples, business travellers, or short-stay vacationers who enjoy unique places. If you are a photographer and you'd like to book this unit for photographs, just contact the hosts and they'd be happy to accommodate.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“This newly remodeled studio apartment is set up like a multi-family residential home & is located in Downtown Grand Rapids, by the Medical Mile. This space is great for young couples, business travelers or short-stay vacationers who enjoy unique places! This studio features several windows that allow the whole place to fill with sunlight.”

Amenities

Central air conditioning | Essentials | Cable TV | Wifi | Iron | Portable fans | Hot water | TV | Piano | Central heating | Laptop-friendly workspace | Laundromat nearby

Guest Reviews

“Oliver’s place was super clean and was very close to downtown Grand Rapids. I really enjoyed the space and would definitely be staying here the next time I’m in GR.” – Austin
“I’ve never said this about an Air BnB, but I will definitely be back! The location is perfect for easy access to the highway, and the place itself was very stylish, charming and comfortable!.” – Emma
“Wonderfully clean and huge comfy bed! The space was cozy and decorated nicely. We appreciated the nice touches and the easy check-in.” – Katelyn
“Such a cute spot. Very easy to locate and easy parking. Small space with thoughtful amenities…” – Maggie
“Efficient – clean – sufficient – thanks!” – Debbie

#2 Clean & Comfy City House Close To All Things!

6 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $100 per night, airbnb.com

You will immediately notice and feel the tender, loving care that went into making this little house a cozy home for guests. Complete with a smart lock, smart TV, and plush furnishings, this three-bedroom home is an ideal location for families with kids. There is a room with twin bunk beds and memory foam, a desk, and a pack n' play, toys, books and games your kids will love.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“This beautifully decorated 3-bedroom, 1-bathroom private house, just 2 miles from the heart of Grand Rapids, is all yours. Just north of downtown, it is located near many of Grand Rapid's best attractions. You will be minutes away from many great local eateries, Colleges, the Airport, Medical Mile, VanAndel Arena, Devos Place, Founders, and the Ballpark! It has a private driveway with plenty of free and private parking in the back.”

Amenities

Essentials | Wifi | TV | Iron | Dryer | Heating | Air conditioning | Hot water | Washer | Laptop-friendly workspace | Free parking on premises | Free street parking

Guest Reviews

“We had a wonderful time at Leigh’s place. The house was immaculate, very very clean and well organized. .” – Erica
“Conveniently located. Easy to get to a number of GR locations. Really pleased with the house and amenities.” – Matt
“You'll love the fact that this house is clean and spotless. The ambiance was great and it was also fresh throughout”- McKeary
“Great place to stay. Leigh is a great communicator, the home clean and amenities complete!!!” – Mary
“Leigh's place was so comfortable and welcoming. The home had very thoughtful touches and great amenities throughout the house. It was so nice having the kitchen fully stocked” – Rachel

#3 Spacious, Private Apartment Minutes From Downtown

4 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $90 per night, airbnb.com

Less than two miles from the heart of downtown Grand Rapids, you'll find a remodelled, modern, and clean basement apartment. Fully equipped with everything you'd need from a kitchen to a full bathroom, a comfortable queen-size bed, and a private entrance. Two guests will have the opportunity to experience a friendly neighbourhood vibe whilst staying here.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Our completely remodeled 900 sq. ft. private basement apartment features:-Full kitchen: stove, fridge, microwave, coffee maker, etc. -Heated flooring-TV, Roku, Blu-ray player with movies -Wifi-Free washer/dryer in unit-Queen size bed in a separate bedroom-Sectional couch -Queen size bed in living room-Full bathroom-Keypad entry for self check in-Garage parking (fits cars) or driveway parking for larger vehicles.”

Amenities

Iron | TV | Laptop-friendly workspace | Dryer | Essentials | Wifi | Washer | Hot water | Air conditioning | Heating | Free street parking | Free parking on premises

Guest Reviews

“I had a pleasant stay in this cute little basement apartment not too far from downtown. Perfect for a weekend getaway in Grand Rapids.” – Giovan
“Her cute place is within close proximity to wherever you might need to go and is the perfect size for multiple guests. ” – Kelsea
“I've stayed here three times so far and each time has been perfect. It is clean, private, spacious, and in a good location!” – Karley
“This space is so lovely. It was great for a girls’ night in.” – Augustia
“Great communication from Christina, everything went smoothly.” – Julie

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#4 Knapp's Holler

8 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $300 per night, airbnb.com

Think open-plan layout, and you probably think of bright spaces, tiled floors, and industrial-chic lighting. This 3-bedroom home complete with swimming pool and patio has all that and more. It’s also brilliantly placed to explore Frederik Meijer Gardens, one of Grand Rapids' must-visit attractions.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Very private setting on over an acre in the woods, fine finishes inside with gourmet kitchen, fireplace and plenty of sitting room. Outdoor heated pool with plenty of room to relax in the secluded back yard. Wake up early to watch the deer wander through the yard or see some turkeys in the afternoon.”

Amenities

TV | Iron | Washer | Heating | Air conditioning | Indoor fireplace | Essentials | Wifi | Dryer | Hot water | Pocket wifi | Pack ’n Play/travel crib

Guest Reviews

“Gorgeous house in a perfect location! The house has all you need for a cozy getaway. If they don’t have it, you can drive less than a mile to a selection of grocery stores and restaurants.” – Astrid
“Matt and Carlys home is beautiful,inviting and just what we needed for a getaway with our family. The pool is the best thing and the space is amazing.” – Lisette
“Clean, comfortable and well-located, Knapp’s Holler is a lovely destination for those looking for a home away from home. Our trip was relaxing and just what we needed!” – Laura
“We had such a wonderful stay and can’t wait to book again for next summer. The pool Is just perfect and my kids loved it so much. ” – Audra
“We had a wonderful, relaxing stay at Knapp's Holler. It is has the feel of seclusion, yet is minutes from town. The home is thoroughly updated and the pool was amazing.” – Peter

#5 Posh Home Close To everything!

4 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $90 per night, airbnb.com

Well placed for exploring the whole city, this posh 2-bedroom home is in an up-and-coming neighbourhood. With a fully-equipped kitchen for making the best meals, a living room with Netflix and Hulu, and queen-sized beds in both rooms, this is a steal for a family of 4 exploring Grand Rapids.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Welcome to your comfortable home away from home. 10 minutes from downtown Grand Rapids and 30 minutes from Lake Michigan with all the amenities you need. A fully stocked kitchen to help with ease of meals. Two bedrooms with brand new mattresses, pillows and light darkening blinds and shades to ensure your full nights sleep.”

Amenities

Wifi | Essentials | Washer | Hot water | Dryer | Iron | Laptop-friendly workspace | Air conditioning | TV | Heating | Free street parking | Free parking on premises

Guest Reviews

“Hosts are AMAZING! The house was very nice and warm. Had a great home feeling. Would 10/10 recommend” – Kenya
“Great little place, very clean and a nice welcome basket.” – Nic
“The Jill’s place was amazing. Everything was super clean and comfy. If you have children, there are games to play, which really helped us.” – Vanya
“Very nice place,clean and comfortable, enjoyed our stay” – Heather
“Amazing place to stay. Excellent amenities and location. Probably going to stay here a few more times this year.” – Alec

#6 The Amberg House – A Frank Lloyd Wright Original

2 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $150 per night, airbnb.com

As the title says, this is a must-stay home for fans of America's most acclaimed architect. The Amberg House is an isolated space with a private entrance, beautifully appointed bedroom and bath, adjacent sitting room with a desk, wonderfully equipped kitchen, and laundry. When the weather is fine, you'll also be able to enjoy the gardens, pond, and waterfall, just outside your windows.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Staying in a house designed by Frank Lloyd Wright is a bucket list item for fans of America's most acclaimed architect. The Amberg House was completed in 1911 at the pinnacle of Wright's Prairie Style influence. Though every Wright home is special, the Amberg House is a unique collaboration between Wright and Marion Mahony. Mahony worked with Wright from 1896 until 1909.”

Amenities

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

Guest Reviews

“Scott was such a wonderful host! The guest suite is extremely clean, tastefully decorated, and has all of amenities (and more) needed for a comfortable stay away from home.” – Jessica
“Staying at the Amberg House in historic Heritage Hills was an exceptional experience! The apartment is clean, well-equipped and furnished, comfortable, while keeping its character.” – Linda
“This was one of the best Airbnb stays I’ve ever had. First of all, it was actually a livable space. If you wanted to cook a full meal you absolutely could, all of the kitchen utensils and beyond were available.” – Chloe
“We just loved our time at the Amberg House. The private apartment is beautifully decorated, perfectly clean, and stocked with snacks and drinks.” – Shana Peachey
“This historical property only a stone's throw from the Myer- May house. Scott gave us an informative tour of the property- don't miss this , if available.” – Dr. Jim

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#7 Hideaway House Near Downtown

2 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $100 per night, airbnb.com

This quirky hideaway is located behind the host's main property with private access. If you are looking for a space to shut off from the world and focus all your attention on whatever projects or work you've been keeping off, this hideaway is the perfect spot to do just that. The sunroom with powder blue walls offers a refreshing feeling, a whimsical kitchen with checkered floors, and a private outdoor area all for you.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Rustic charming caretakers cottage behind the big mansion, sits about 250 feet off the street at the back of our property. Bike ride or long walk to downtown. Just vacated by long term tenant, we've planned 3 weeks to paint and furnish, and our aim is to get it ready soon!”

Amenities

Essentials | Iron | Hot water | Heating | Indoor fireplace | Dryer | TV | Laptop-friendly workspace | Washer | Cable TV | Air conditioning | Free parking on premises

Guest Reviews

“Steve is the best host we’ve ever encountered! He is a very friendly gentleman and he accommodated our every need. He is a man of many talents and he even helped us buy a car while we were visiting Grand Rapids! The house is spacious and beautiful.” – James

#8 The Cozy Retreat – Family Friendly!

3 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $50 per night, airbnb.com

A sweet escape for a small family of three is available in this cozy suite with pops of colour for charm and character plus loads of family-friendly amenities such as a Pack & Play travel crib, a high chair, toys for the kids, books, games, and kid-friendly dinnerware. Charming and unique, this suite is located on a large, wooded lot in a rural setting but minutes away from downtown Grand Rapids.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Welcome to the Cozy Retreat in Byron Center, MI! This private guest apartment has its own separate entrance with keypad access, parking area and deck located on a large wooded lot in the heart of West Michigan. Easy access to a nearby highway places you just minutes from downtown Grand Rapids and surrounding areas. Enjoy all West Michigan has to offer from one convenient location, loaded with family-friendly amenities.”

Amenities

Laptop-friendly workspace | Hot water | Essentials | Wifi | Iron | Heating | TV | Air conditioning | Children’s books and toys | Outlet covers | High chair | Bathtub

Guest Reviews

“Such a great space and VERY kid friendly. They had everything we needed, very clean, confortable. Charming and unique while still feeling uncluttered and organized.” – Abigail
“Very easy to find. Super clean! Cozy space with lots of attention to detail, including a vase of fresh cut flowers!” – Jordan
“This apartment was gorgeous and the amenities in the kitchen were great. The location was great for short drives to Grand Rapids, beaches, Holland and New Haven, all places we ventured to in just a day.” – Megan
“We absolutely loved our stay ! A quiet and charming place to rest. Everything that we needed was provided” – Jennifer
“Super cute and cozy weekend retreat! Everything was so clean and really homey. Great location if you want to explore Grand Rapids area!” – Brittany

#9 Clean Spacious Apartment with Room for Everyone

8 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $120 per night, airbnb.com

30 minutes to beautiful white sand beaches, 7 minutes to Grand Rapids, 15 from the airport. In short, an ideally located home that is accessible to major landmarks and sites. You'll have the entire three-bedroom home just for you and your family, complete with a fully equipped kitchen, queen-sized beds, and full bathrooms.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Enjoy a quiet, and clean stay in Grandville, a Pure Michigan city right next to Beer City USA. 30 minutes to beautiful white sand beaches, 7 minutes to Grand Rapids, 15 from the airport. Enjoy the Grand Villa, and the Dungeon’s margaritas right across the street or walk to Tippy Cow Ice Cream. This spotless two bedroom is downstairs unit with an overflow basement.”

Amenities

Washer | Wifi | Hot water | Dryer | TV | Air conditioning | Laptop-friendly workspace | Essentials | Heating | Free street parking | Free parking on premises | Kitchen

Guest Reviews

“Super cool space with lots of options for sleeping and good beds! It was a great central location for my meetings too.” – Jeff
“Space was exceedingly clean. Host was incredibly responsive. Everything we needed and more.” – Sonny
“Clean and comfortable, well done and good location” – John
“Carolynn was awesome! She was super fast with responses and made our stay so much better. The front door has a huge window in it ” – Jessica
“Carolynn was very responsive, and the beds were nice. Great location” – Bastion

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#10 Clean And Bright Beer City – Walk Restaurants/Bars

5 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $110 per night, airbnb.com

This home has a very classic and dignified sense of decor and furnishings. The statement mirrors and hanging lights add a touch of elegance. Two bedrooms provide ample space for 5 guests to have a comfortable holiday.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Stay in the most desirable part of Grand Rapids! Some of the best restaurants and bars are within walking distance. Walk to Madcap for breakfast and coffee, Donkey for a taco and beer and Brewery Vivant for dinner!”

Amenities

Heating | Iron | Laptop-friendly workspace | Air conditioning | Essentials | TV | Hot water | Wifi | High chair | Free street parking | Free parking on premises | Dishes and silverware

Guest Reviews

“Amazing place to stay. Within walking distance to many local shops and restaurants, and a clean and comfortable place to rest your head after a long day checking out the area.” – Brent
“Great location, clean and comfortable place. Greta was very accommodating and quick to respond to all communications.” – Chuck
“Greta's place is perfect! So many great details, very stylish & VERY clean! We really enjoyed our stay here, central location to everything & a safe neighborhood.” – Jessica
“This Airbnb is a no brainer. Everything advertised holds true. The space is incredible, the location is ideal , anything you could want to do is within 20 minutes driving if even that, etc.” – Joe
“Super cute spot, host is quick to respond, and perfect location. ” – Lauren

#11 Renovated Historic Home Close To Downtown

11 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $180 per night, airbnb.com

Just around the corner from Heritage Hill sits this beautifully appointed historic home with elegant decor, soft furnishings, and sophistication. It's beautiful, spacious, and vintage with modern amenities ensuring you have a safe, comfortable, and relaxing stay with your extended family or big group of friends.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Fantastic Historic home close to all there is to see in Grand Rapids! Placed just beyond the Beautiful Heritage Hill district, within 4 blocks of popular restaurants, coffee shops and bars, and less than 1. 5 miles from downtown Grand Rapids.”

Amenities

Washer | Indoor fireplace | Iron | Heating | Hot water | Dryer | Air conditioning | Wifi | Laptop-friendly workspace | TV | Essentials | Bathtub

Guest Reviews

“Beautiful home, large and stylish interior with wonderful period details and woodwork. Plentiful towels and lovely bathrooms. Convenient location.” – Thayer
“Very spacious and roomy home close to local attractions. We ventured to Pleasant Park and wondered throughout the Heritage historic district. Enjoyed local coffee and food spots.” – Tony
“The reviews that call this “the most beautiful place… are correct. It has a ton of space, the most comfortable beds I've slept on, and is aesthetically pleasing through and through.” – Marc
“Nate's place has great reviews for a reason! It is a beautiful home and is very well-maintained. We found the space more than adequate for our group.” – Sarah
“Nate's place is so gorgeous and the location is great! It was the perfect for our bachelorette party.” – Blair

#12 East Hills Charm

2 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $130 per night, airbnb.com

For something airy and light, perfect for a relaxing stay, look no further than this 1-bedroom charming home, complete with fresh flowers from the host to brighten your mood. You're a walking distance away from some of Grand Rapid's most popular landmarks and cherry-street neighbourhoods.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“This one bedroom apartment sits in the downtown east hills neighborhood, so close to great restaurants, breweries and galleries. It has great natural light, high ceilings and wood floors. We provide coffee, tea, filtered water, and fresh flowers.”

Amenities

Wifi | Air conditioning | Essentials | Hot water | Iron | Heating | TV | Free parking on premises | Free street parking | Microwave | Refrigerator | Dishes and silverware

Guest Reviews

“This is a fantastic property! The location is great for walking to a number of breweries and restaurants. The apartment is sparkling clean!” – Brian
“Location is very central and walkable, and the apartment itself was super clean, comfortable, and had everything you could need.” – Elaine
“Very charming and stylish apartment. Walkable distance to some our favorite restaurants in East Grand Rapids.” – Kseniya
“This place looks just like the listing, if not better in-person! We loved all the nice touches (fresh flowers, bottled water, soap and shampoo, snacks, and raisin bread) and amenities in the airbnb!.” – Catherine
“Wonderful apartment in a great location in Grand Rapids. The hosts left helpful recommendations for local restaurants and thoughtful touches throughout the space. ” – Katie

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