The 12 Best Airbnbs In Kolkata, India

August 19, 2020
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If you’re looking for the best Airbnbs in Kolkata, you’ve come to the right place. We combed through thousands of Airbnb listings in Kolkata and the surrounding area to find the homes with the best amenities and the most positive reviews at the lowest prices.

#1 Cozy Oasis In A Yellow Brick House

4 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $23 per night, airbnb.com

It’s pretty easy to spot the location of this home- it’s a bright yellow abode cheerfully located on a clean, green, quiet street. This home is as authentic as it can get in Kolkata- it’s quaint with 2 bedrooms and very much feels like home. You’ll love the large green hammock in the living room which is a great place to take a nap or read a book while you gently sway in the summer breeze.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“With huge windows, cool floors & aircon, sway your time away on our hammock, or relax with some English tea. Within walking distance of the Metro, located close to all the Calcutta treasures including the yummy food scene! Fully equipped kitchen and blazing fast WiFi at 40Mbps. The spaceThis octogenarian house has 15 foot high ceilings, with large windows, with breeze wafting through.”

Amenities

Wifi | Iron | Air conditioning | Laptop-friendly workspace | Essentials | Hot water | Kitchen | Refrigerator | Cooking basics | Stove | Host greets you | Private entrance

Guest Reviews

“The apartment is clean and comfortable. Very hospitable hosts and made my stay in Kolkata very comfortable. WiFi is great quality and the overall amenities are excellent.” – Ella
“The place is very good value for your money. It’s near many restaurants and atm’s as well, Uber and Ola easily get you there and if you want to ask for some food, you can as well. Mr.” – Rubén
“Its a beautiful house in a great location. Check in and check out were quite simple. Hospitality was genuine. Clean” – Olinda
“Lovely place, quaint and very much feels like home. Chaitali’s dad received us, as she was not available, and made us feel quite comfortable. Smooth check-in and check-out process.” – Febin
“Very spacious and cosy comfort” – Tapashi

#2 Midcentury Modern Apartment

4 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $57 per night, airbnb.com

Set in the west side of Kolkata is this luxurious and modern two-bedroom apartment. Oozing urban simplicity, it’s spacious, well-equipped, and comfortable. If you are looking for an accommodation for a long period of time because you have a loved one in the AMRI Hospital, this listing is ideal because it’s walking distance to this and many other hospitals nearby.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“2 bedroom apartment in Golpark , South Kolkata | attached bathroom and open balconies in all rooms | Open on all four directions with panoramic views| Smart home with auto check-in, Netflix, Amazon and streaming content available | Fully equipped kitchen | the apartment is flexible and can be converted into a 5 bedroom unit as well IF NEEDED | located in golpark; landmark is Anjali Jewellers. “

Amenities

Wifi | Iron | TV | Air conditioning | Laptop-friendly workspace | Essentials | Ethernet connection | Hot water | Elevator | Free parking on premises | Free street parking | Single level home

Guest Reviews

“This place really helped us feel at home in Kolkata. It’s the perfect location with the market right next door and some great restaurants. ” – Shampa
“Great experience, nice location and cose to everything we needed” – Bhumanyu
“The little details such as the Bluetooth speaker, reading lights, safety pin box, clothes rack made a very big difference for your stay here. Good job!.- Auroo

#3 Beautiful Heritage Apartment In Prime Location

11 Guests | 5 Bedrooms | 4 Bathrooms

Book Now: $122 per night, airbnb.com

Set in a grand ancestral home, the colonial architecture of this house infuses with modern amenities and antique Anglo-Indian furniture. This home boasts 5 rooms, making it a perfect place for a family reunion or gathering or if you want to visit the Mother Teresa Institute or the famous Kali temple.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“This is a beautiful 5 bedroom heritage apartment ,charming old world, colonial style rooms with 20 ft ceilings and furniture especially set up from our ancestral home. Beautiful muted colours with antique furniture , equipped with all modern amenities. 1 minute away from the metro station,at the heart of South Kolkata . It is walking distance from Mother Teresa Institute, the famous Kali temple, Lakes, Rash Behari , Hazra and most other tourist attractions.”

Amenities

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

Guest Reviews

“First thing I loved about this place is its reachability. Its on the main road that leads to Kalighat from Jatin Das Metro station. No confusions, no asking for directions needed.” – Mohammed
“Not only did Sid’s place exceed our expectations, but Sid’s knowledge and recommendations for the area made our trip even better. Our group of 11 fit very comfortably. Would stay again in a heartbeat.” – Daniel

#4 Mango Tree- Entire Private Bungalow

5 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 3 Bathrooms

Book Now: $61 per night, airbnb.com

Kolkata is the king of street food in India and this home is perfectly located near try the bustling Deckers Lane, and the BBD Bagh. Inside this home, you’ll find everything you need for a comfortable stay. It has modest Indian furnishings, 3 rooms, 3 bathrooms, a living room, and a kitchen. You also have a nice terrace with plenty of greenery.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“Private bungalow in Tollygunge, the home of Tollywood Cinema and the Golfer’s Paradise, with Tollygunge Golf Club and Royal Calcutta Golf Club just 5 minutes away. The home is attentively decorated and it has everything needed for a peaceful and relaxing stay. Ideal for families or events. (Extra charges for events)”

Amenities

Wifi | Washer | Iron | Air conditioning | Laptop-friendly workspace | Essentials | Hot water | Room-darkening shades | Window guards | Free parking on premises | Free street parking | Kitchen

Guest Reviews

“Located in a prime location in south calcutta.. this pretty villa is the place to be.. the entire house is done up so (Website hidden by Airbnb) is truly a treat to the eyes..” – Teesta
“This place is spacious and comfortable. It’s on a calm street but close to shops and the metro. The bed we used was comfortable.” – David
“This place felt home away from home. The apartment was so thoughtfully managed and decorated and had personal touches to it. It was one of our best Airbnb experiences, ” – Namrata
“The location was perfect with lots of shopping and hustle around and the host made every effort to make our as stay as memorable as possible.” – Kina

#5 Somma’s Patio House in Kolkata

2 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $41 per night, airbnb.com

Handcrafted decor pieces, hand-painted folk art by artists from rural India, antique-style furniture, soft and warm lighting, and a large patio greet guests as they enter this pretty little oasis in the quiet, up-scale residential area of Bidhannagar. A king-sized bed, a fully equipped kitchen, and a spacious living room is the ideal place for 2 guests to spend a weekend exploring Kolkata.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“When in Kolkata, we are your home away from home at Salt Lake City! When you step into our home, you enter the Incredible India story and our age-old philosophy of hospitality – “Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam which means the entire world is one family. We provide an entire apartment on the second floor ( USA – 3rd Floor) of our home measuring around 1000 Sq.””

Amenities

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

Guest Reviews

“Somma has a beautiful place and she is a great communicator too. It was a wonderful stay.” – Shashank
“A sparkling clean place in a secure residential complex in the heart of Kolkata with markets and restaurants all at walking distance, what more can one ask for?Vishal is great host, very prompt in his answers” – Ashok

#6 Dorota House – Posh, Modern & Peaceful

2 Guests | 4 Bedrooms | 4 Bathrooms

Book Now: $23 per night, airbnb.com

A perfect home-stay where comfort meets luxury and beauty, this elegant yet modest 4-bedroom apartment is a perfect sanctuary for travellers looking for something reasonable yet classy. The area where this home is located is extremely accessible with Uber/Ola rides always available plus it’s a 1-minute walk to shopping malls and Central Park.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“Why would you choose us? We’ve traveled extensively and know exactly what does it take to make a house a home. Don’t worry about dirt, stains, bed bugs. We understand a home, we are always adding and improving.”

Amenities

Wifi | Washer | Iron | TV | Air conditioning | Laptop-friendly workspace | Essentials | Hot water | Window guards | Room-darkening shades | Breakfast | Building staff

Guest Reviews

“This is a guesthouse. There are few staff who maintain the property. Room – clean and spacious room with basic amenities Staff – courteous and well behaved Food – complimentary breakfast was good Overall it was a good stay.” – Kumar
“The place is a perfect find for people who are looking for something reasonable yet classy. The main attraction of the place is the terrace attached to the room, this was our second-time visit to dorota house” – Sreoshi
“The reception was very good, the cooks and kitchen staff: Mr. Hosni at the reception was always responded to any enquiry requested by the guests.” – Anupama
“Place was perfect for extended stay for touring Kolkata! Great food and quiet place to stay. We were able to see all we needed to and get great rest from this location.” – Aaron
“This is a well kept and well attended and safe place to stay. In a peaceful locality.” – Razia
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#7 The Jodhpur Park Apartment

5 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $47 per night, airbnb.com

Located in one of the main arteries connecting Gariahat Road (South), the main road in South Kolkata, this apartment is suitable for those looking for a long stay accommodation in the city. Business travellers, contract employees, or just travellers spending a few months in India will find this bright, airy, and cheerful apartment suitable for their needs. It’s well connected, clean, comfortable, and has all the amenities and comforts for a perfect stay.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“You’ll love my place because of the elegance. The apartment is bright, well lighted & airy. The interiors are colourful, yet understated. My place, located in a residential neighbourhood of South Kolkata, is good for couples, business travelers, families (with kids), and furry friends (pets).”

Amenities

Wifi | Washer | Iron | Cable TV | TV | Air conditioning | Laptop-friendly workspace | Essentials | Hot water | High chair | Window guards | Free parking on premises

Guest Reviews

“My husband and I had an absolutely wonderful stay at Kasturi’s place. It really felt like a home to us. The neighborhood is awesome, and the apartment’s location is ideal for exploring it with very close proximity to markets, a grocery store, two parks, and several cafes and restaurants.” – Shannon
“Absolutely fantastic stay. No complaints about the property. Clean, neat and functional.” – Partha
“Charming flat in a very convenient location. The place was very clean and well decorated. Kasturi is also very responsive which makes everything very smooth.” – Shrimoyee
“It’s like a home away from home. The host responds almost instantly. She helped us out with anything we needed.” – Deep
“Kasturi is a great host. She s very helpful. Cleanness,hospitality amenities everything is perfect.” – Rajeev

#8 Vedic Village Golf Course

6 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 4 Bathrooms

Book Now: $131 per night, airbnb.com

A bungalow situated in a large open space may just be the kind of accommodation you need for a family gathering to celebrate a birthday or intimate engagement ceremony. This villa has three bedrooms and is within an established resort, giving you complete privacy with full security to unwind and relax. The pool makes an excellent backdrop for photos and for a quick splash.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“Our KUSH VILLA is a quiet bungalow inside a golf course with complete open spaces on either sides. While the villa is within an established resort, it provides complete privacy with full security to unwind and relax. All common spaces like the lawns, parking, pool , utility room with washing machine, kitchen and drawing / dining are available to the guests.”

Amenities

Washer | Iron | Air conditioning | Essentials | Hot water | Pool | Free parking on premises | Free street parking | Kitchen | Microwave | Dishes and silverware | Stove

Guest Reviews

“Great host. Awesome time spend with my friends , place is sparkling clean. The deck is beautiful.” – Chandralina
“One of the new villas inside Vedic Village. Clean place with all the basic amenities required for a comfortable stay.” – Divya
“We celebrated my bachelor’s Party here! I shall review with the video link and pictures soon! But this place is so peaceful and perfect for a gathering of 6-7 folks with very little hassle.” – Priya
“GREAT VILLA THUMBS UP JUST GO FOR IT NEW AQUA GOLF VILLA” – Vivek
“Great place to hang out, host functions and dinner parties in Vedic village” – Azizur

#9 The 6ix At Camac Street

4 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $46 per night, airbnb.com

Set in a secure residential complex in the heart of Kolkata with markets and restaurants all within walking distance. With 2 bedrooms, this apartment is perfect for a family of 4. If you’re not cooking up a storm in the well-equipped kitchen, you can find yourself a quick walk away to many of Kolkata’s street food vendors.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“The 6ix is located in the heart of Kolkata and is walking distance to all the top tourism spots, shops and restaurants in the city. The 6ix caters to all travellers, including family’s with children. Our place is clean, spacious, comfortable, and quiet – it is a haven in the middle of busy Kolkata. The 6ix comes with all necessary amenities to make you feel like you’re home away from home.”

Amenities

Wifi | Washer | Iron | TV | Air conditioning | Laptop-friendly workspace | Essentials | Hot water | Children’s books and toys | Elevator | Kitchen | Cooking basics

Guest Reviews

“We truly enjoyed Vishal’s place. The location was perfect.” – Sahana
“Vishal’s place is quite amazing. Host has done a great job in turning it into a very stylish and comfortable place. I didn’t expect such a nice place in Kolkata.” – Sid
“Amazing host, great location and unit was sparkling clean. Will definitely visit again and thanks Vishal for making our stay a memorable one!” – Avijit
“Beautiful house! Amazing location” – Arushi
“Located in central Calcutta at stones throw distance from Park Street, I couldn’t have asked for a better location. Vishal is a great host and he keeps in touch with the guest over chat. The place is tastefully equipped with all the required amenities and is sparkling clean.” – Santanu

#10 Modern Mini Apartment -Easy Walk To Park Street

2 Guests | 0 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $30 per night, airbnb.com

Old world charm greets guests as they walk into this studio apartment. It’s simple, modest, and clean but the biggest attraction would be an indoor gazebo that provides a place to sit and chill as well as take photos. It’s also situated in an ideal location, perfect for guests who want the convenience of accessibility. It’s a 5 mins walk to Park Street and Camac Street, 10 mins to New Market and is surrounded on all sides with most amazing restaurants, bars, shopping, and places of historical and tourist landmarks.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“Contemporary studio apartment located in an iconic building, this oasis can accomodate upto four guests. Located on the first floor this 500 sq. ft compact apartment has old world charm with modern amenities. Work or relaxThe entire space is yours alone.”

Amenities

Wifi | Iron | TV | Air conditioning | Laptop-friendly workspace | Essentials | Hot water | Paid parking on premises | Microwave | Dishes and silverware | Refrigerator | Building staff

Guest Reviews

“Very nice, stylish and cozy flat in downtown Kolkata. Vineeta was always happy to help us, too. I recommend it very much!” – Balázs
“It was a beautiful stay. It’s very centrally located so most of the well-known sights, shops and restaurants are within walking distance.” – Mehaar
“A fantastic host. Was at the property when we arrived 2 am. Great communication skills.” – Sailesh
“We had a wonderful stay at Vineeta’s apartment and it was the perfect base for exploring Kolkata with all the amenities you could possibly need (Vineeta has thought of everything! ). ” – Rosie
“Superb host who accommodated all our requests and amazing house decor.” – Harit

#11 Luxurious Apartment in Kolkata

2 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $18 per night, airbnb.com

This is an extremely spacious studio apartment chock full of state-of-the-art amenities and a bathroom with all modern fittings. What’s really amazing about this place is that apart from the complimentary breakfast, guests can also order home-cooked food, with the main specialty being authentic and delicious Bengali food, at a small fee. A workspace and a living area with a huge bookshelf adds more space to the studio, plus the rooftop space is beautifully decorated with a swing and seating.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“This is not an ordinary AirBnB; not spare space, but a labor of love, built with passion, energy and splashes of creativity, constructed to give you a new lease of life. This is an extremely spacious studio apartment chock full of state-of-the-art amenities and a bathroom with all modern fittings. What we pride ourselves on, however, is the aesthetics that this place is imbued with, the luxury and relaxation it offers and the terrace that makes hearts flutter; a sanctuary tailor-made for you.”

Amenities

Wifi | Cable TV | TV | Air conditioning | Laptop-friendly workspace | Essentials | Hot water | Free street parking | Breakfast | Host greets you | Luggage dropoff allowed | Long term stays allowed

Guest Reviews

“Beautiful place in a calm neighbourhood. Unfortunately a little far from the city. The room is spacious and very clean.” – Nils
“We had an amazing stay at Suchandra’s place. She allowed us to drop in our luggage early in the morning which was appreciable. The Bengali breakfast served in the morning was great too and we loved it.” – Vijay Jim
“Thanks…..Awsome stay…if any could manage a day’s it’s definitely worth every penny of it” – Bhaskar
“Absolutely amazing place to stay. The roof is such a nice touch that I wish I stayed there longer. Book this place in a heartbeat. You won’t regret it” – Debarshi
“The house is amazing! I loved my stay. It is about 30 minutes by Uber to the main points in Kolkota, but there are many restaurants in the neighborhood, and it is a safe place as well.” – Isabela

#12 Private & Spacious Apartment – Central & Secure

5 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $34 per night, airbnb.com

A furnished, air-conditioned apartment with two spacious bedrooms, bathrooms, a separate living & dining area, and a modern kitchenette all in the heart of the city at an affordable price. This listing is perfect for 5 guests to live in an authentic Indian neighborhood. Set in a private road in the Gariahat area, it is a peaceful, convenient, residential community mostly with locals & expatriates.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“I’m always, looking forward to hosting great people, travelling to Calcutta and aim to make each guest experience unique and exciting. Get in touch, to see if we can work out a deal for your budget. Additional key benefits are locality (distance to super-markets, restaurants, fast-food outlets, malls, medical emergency, ATM’s, transport, etc. ) & easy access to major highways and good connectivity to central business districts.”

Amenities

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

Guest Reviews

“Arjun and his wife were super pleasant to interact with and so very helpful. The home was filled with warmth. The special frames depicting Calcutta and repurposing old glass bottles for water sure adds brownie points.” – Ankita
“Arjun is a great host, very helpful and supportive. His place is amazing with very positive energy. Ambience of the house is really pretty .” – Ria
“If you are visiting Kolkata, I bet this is the best place to stay in one of the best locations in the City!! The space is very well maintained along with all the necessary facilities. I must say the place offer much more than my expectations!!” – Vibudh
“This place absolutely amazing. The house was clean and very warming … Would love to thank the host Arjun for always being available and helping out when needed” – Anosh
“Arjun is an amazing host and from the beginning he was there to guide for any issues . The location is great, I would say perfect and the house is perfect. .” – Shankar
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