The 12 Best Airbnbs In Mountain View, California

October 5, 2020
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If you’re looking for the best Airbnbs in Mountain View, you’ve come to the right place. We combed through thousands of Airbnb listings in Mountain View and the surrounding area to find the homes with the best amenities and the most positive reviews at the lowest prices.

#1 Porta Azul House Near Downtown Dining Destinations

4 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $230 per night, airbnb.com

If you're a small family in the Mountain View area, looking for a compact, entire home that offers great value and is rated almost a perfect five starts (less a tenth decimal, in over a hundred and fifty reviews!), then you cannot miss this one! Featuring two bedrooms, a king bed and a pair of single beds, a carpeted living room opening up to a full kitchen, and a nice little backyard garden with wood log seating, this place is a gem!

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Cook using stainless steel appliances in a gourmet country eat-in kitchen. Opening out to the living room, high ceilings with large windows and recessed lighting showcase the plush interior. Luxury touches include a marble shower and 50″ Cable TV.”

Amenities

Self check-in | Free parking on premises | Full kitchen | Washer | Dryer | Dishwasher | Wifi | TV | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Coffee maker | Hair dryer

Guest Reviews

“The house is lovely and as seen on the pictures. It was very clean. The house is fairly close to the street with a small but lovely garden and area to sit outside.” – Annie
“Beautiful new house, very quaint with high end finishes. Sam always responded right away and was very proactive and helpful. Would definitely stay again and recommend!” – Justin
“If you’re in the Bay Area, I highly recommend staying here! It’s a beautiful home tucked away on a quiet street. Everything is provided for that you’ll need and it looks like it has been remodeled recently.” – Claire
“Sparkling clean with all the amenities needed (fully equipped kitchen, etc.)!” – Curtis
“Amazing place to stay! I loved everything and Sam made me feel like being home. I will choose the place any time I am in Mountain View and can strongly recommend to everybody.” – Eva

#2 Spacious Top-Floor Condo Retreat

4 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $200 per night, airbnb.com

Within walking distance to the CalTrain station, Target and Walmart, and the San Antonio Center for shopping, you'll be located very conveniently. Inside, with a relaxing king bed and cushioned leather couches, you'll have a very laid back time with your partner or colleague or with yourself if you're travelling solo!

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Listen to the calming sounds of all the water features throughout the property from the secluded balcony. Inside, relax in 1000 square feet of upscale surroundings that include wood floors and high quality Tempur-Pedic king mattress. Later, head for the ground-floor pools and hot tub.”

Amenities

Self check-in | Free parking on premises | Pool | Full kitchen | Washer | Dryer | Dishwasher | Wifi | TV | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Coffee maker

Guest Reviews

“We loved stying at Joann's apartment! It truly felt like home. We even stayed in one day, just to enjoy the peace and quiet of the apartment and the neighbourhood.” – Alëna
“The place was lovely and large, the soap was great, the bed was comfy, and we enjoyed eating on the balcony. It's spacious yet cozy, it has a sweet kitchen, and it's in a quiet, tree-filled community. We had a really great stay here.” – Thomas
“Beautiful, modern apartment. Joan was very kind and helpful, highly recommended.” – Mike
“What a great place to stay during my recent visit to Mt View to visit my new grandson. Very nicely decorated and exceptionally clean throughout.” – John
“I would definitely come back and stay here for a future work trip! The apartment was spacious, the bed was comfortable, and it was in a super convenient location.” – Aaron

#3 Newly Updated 2-Bedroom Suite

4 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $130 per night, airbnb.com

Conveniently located with places like Stanford, major tech companies, and downtown Mountain View nearby, you'll be at the centre of all the action in the Silicon Valley. This garden-level suite for four can be used by a family or a group of four colleagues or two couples travelling together. Featured are a well-stocked kitchen and laundry, a convenient work-station, and outdoor seating for that well-deserved smoke after a busy day of work.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Newly remodeled garden level (partially below ground) private unit. Fully furnished with 2 bed, 1 bath, kitchen, and living room/dining area. Ceiling a bit low. One block from major shopping, restaurants, and parks.”

Amenities

Wifi | Laptop-friendly workspace | Cable TV | Dryer | Iron | Washer | TV | Essentials | Heating | Hot water | Ethernet connection | Pack ’n Play/travel crib

Guest Reviews

“James is a great host, very clean place well located. Exactly as described. Would return anytime.” – Sylvain
“Nice spacious apartment. Easy in and out. ” – Emre
“It felt like james went above and beyond to communicate about the check in process, and to get ahold of him if we needed anything. It was an amazing stay” – Aaron
“The location is extremely convenient. I was in town visiting Stanford and SJSU and I was able to travel quickly with great food options near by. I would recommend to anyone visiting the area.” – Richard
“Clean and tidy space in a quiet neighborhood. Water heater not great; hot water takes a long time to arrive. Shopping and restaurants within walking distance.” – Scot

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#4 Perfect Mountain View Home For Travelling Nurses

4 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $140 per night, airbnb.com

This single-bedroom apartment featuring a deluxe king bed and a pool and gym area is ideal for singles or couples who are in town for work! You'll be near public transport and eateries, within quick reach of Silicon Valley, and will have access to an outdoor patio if you prefer some private time to soak up the sun and relax.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Proximity to local highways makes your commute to Google, LinkedIn, Apple, Facebook, Yahoo!, Kaiser Permanente, Stanford University and other Silicon Valley employers and schools a breeze. When you're looking for tranquility, convenience and metropolitan living just outside a quiet community, look no further than staying at an Urbane Dwellings property in Mountain View!”

Amenities

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

Guest Reviews

“Smartly appointed, bright apartment with a *fantastic* bed and much appreciated private outdoor space. The location worked great for us, and there were plenty of dining options.” – Lisa
“Great, responsive host! The apartment is clean and convenient and exactly how it looks in the photos. It is part of a larger complex that is quiet and well-maintained.” – Lisa
“Ray was an awesome host — super prompt communication and very accommodating! The apartment was very clean and nice, we even extended our stay. Very easy check in/out, awesome host, and perfect apartment.” – Dan & Dylah
“The perfect location: easy access to shopping, stylish furnishings, friendly hosts, and highways just around the corner allowing you to explore other great areas in Silicon Valley! You can't go wrong with Ray's place….” – Lynnette
“My parents had a very comfortable and relaxing stay here! Highly recommended for all.” – Gautam

#5 Great 2-Bedroom Home Near Tech Offices

6 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $150 per night, airbnb.com

A simplistic, minimalist and clean listing for families, groups, or business travellers situated near the major highways to take you to the big tech offices, and within a mile from downtown. Stay well-rested for another day at work and dine out if you prefer, at the countless choices nearby, may you not choose to use the fully-stocked kitchen.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Located in Mountain View, CA, this spacious 1000-sqft apartment offers two bedrooms with queen-size beds and 2 floor mattresses. There is free wifi, in-building laundry, all must-have amenities and free parking. It is right next to the US-101 freeway, close to downtown Mountain View, and easy access to restaurants, local groceries, gas stations, cafes, bars, parks.”

Amenities

Iron | Wifi | Heating | Laptop-friendly workspace | Dryer | Hot water | Washer | Essentials | Free street parking | Single level home | Free parking on premises | Refrigerator

Guest Reviews#11

“This is a nice Airbnb. It’s clean and bright (get in lots of sunlight all day)! The host is very responsive!” – Athena
“I have to say as for as communication goes both hosts have been by far the most amazing and helpful people who I have ever came in contact with since using Air BnB.” – Dominique
“Nice clean place. Near movie theater, restaurants. The hosts are super nice and helpful.” – T & D
“Good to lived in Belle's space. Check-in and check-out was smooth. Everything was just fine.” – Guanhua
“Belle is a very nice host. Her apartment is in safe and quiet neighborhood. Highly recommend to Airbnb community!!” – Karison

#6 Silicon Valley Condo Blocks Away From Tech Companies

3 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $150 per night, airbnb.com

This single-bedroom listing in the Whisman area has options of coffee, dining, parks and trails nearby. You'll be well situated to commute to tech companies. Afterwards, come home to an indoor fireplace and a relaxing community gym and pool area to bring down those stress levels.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Desirable top floor end unit in quiet complex. Large living room with fireplace, spacious bedroom, stylish kitchen with separate dining area. Private deck with view of lush courtyard and fountains. Convenient to shopping, recreational areas, hiking trails and Hwy 85, 101 and 237.”

Amenities

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

Guest Reviews

“This was our second time staying in Nidia’s apartment and it was, once again, a wonderful base for our visit. We certainly intend to return to Nidia’s on our visit next year.” – Patrick
“This is an extremely well-equipped apartment in a very quiet condominium. Nidia's apartment is spotless with nice furniture throughout. The king-size bed ensures a very comfortable sleep.” – Patrick
“This is a very clean and well appointed condo that worked well for us. Nidia was a responsive and caring host during our stay . She has taken the time to add the little touches that make the place feel like home.” – John/Pam
“Enjoyed staying at this very “homey” and comfortable place. It has a great living room with a nice balcony facing the inner garden and a kitchen equipped with everything you need.” – Toony
“Absolutely fantastic apartment in Mountain View! Located within easy walking distance of Whisman Park (really nice green space), the apartment was spacious and extremely comfortable.” – Anders

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#7 Grand 1-Bedroom Guesthouse With Private Parking

2 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $80 per night, airbnb.com

Featuring a comfy queen bed, this cozy listing located off the Central Expressway will offer easy commutes, and great value for money! Whether you're a solitary being or a couple in town for some work, you don't wanna miss this place that we'd say offers the best bang for your buck.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“This private guest house in central Mountain View is just 10 mins to the G00glePlex and 8 mins to Shoreline Amphitheater. Very close to 101 freeway and also walking distance to a great shopping center with Safeway/Starbucks.”

Amenities

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

Guest Reviews

“Great place, great host!” – Drew
“Super friendly hosts, great communication, and an all-around amazing place!” – Daran
“An incredible private and beautiful place to stay!!!” – Rodolfo
“Amazing place! Left a bottle of wine for me and were very quick in responses” – Elizabeth
“Jerry is a nice and friendly host. I enjoyed the two weeks stay very much. His place is clean, comfortable and quiet.” – Tao

#8 Spacious Apartment Near Downtown Mountain View

2 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $140 per night, airbnb.com

Another great single-bedroom apartment for business travellers or couples, you'll be right off Highway 82 and within walking distance to downtown Mountain View. Featured in the listing is wood flooring, new carpeting in the bedroom with an ensuite bathroom and a queen bed, a kitchen and dining seating for four, a cozy lounge with TV, and a cute little terrace to chill out in the evenings.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“The perfect respite from your busy Silicon Valley day, this apartment is near Castro Street, with shops and restaurants, plus the Caltrain and VTA stations, from which you can go throughout Silicon Valley or up to San Francisco. There are also numerous tech company shuttles, like the Big G, and convenient Lime bikes are scattered throughout the area.”

Amenities

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

Guest Reviews

“Great place, very comfortable and close to many amenities.” – John
“Kevin's place is really nice, it seems like a really great remodel, and it was a good location being walking distance to downtown Mountain View.” – Andrew
“Feels even better than home, definitely recommended even for a small getaway.” – Stephen
“Perfect for one or two for a short-term stay. Few blocks walk to the downtown MV area which is nice!” – George
“Very happy with my stay. Private, clean and comfortable. Good for couples and singles.” – Guy

#9 Brand New House In Silicon Valley

5 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $180 per night, airbnb.com

At this sparkling clean, brand new twin-bedroom apartment in a very quiet neighbourhood, you'll be paces away from Starbucks, pizza, and Asian supermarkets, making it very convenient. You'll also have easy access to Highway 82 for commuting, and a comfy place for the family to crash for the night after a draining day out.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“You will love this brand new cottage of 2B/1B located in the heart of Silicon Valley. Perfect location: – Easy access to 101, 85, 237 – 5min drive to Mountain View downtown- Walking distance to Ranch 99, Nob Hill, Marshall Goods, Walgreens, and Starbucks – Walking distance to Cuesta Park- 5min drive to El Camino Hospital.”

Amenities

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

Guest Reviews

“Felicia was fantastic. Quiet, clean, and comfortable home that has everything you would need to work remote. Will be booking again when I am in town.” – Caroline
“Close to stores, freeway and at the same time quiet.” – Corinne
“Everything was great! Wonderful hosts who went the extra mile to be sure we had everything we needed and knew what there was to do locally.” – Alyssa
“Great host and nice place to stay” – Nvart Rose
“Felicia's place is exactly as described. The house is really clean and in a convenient location. The host is quick at responding and hospitable!” – Jeff

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#10 Beautiful 1-Bedroom, 1-Bathroom Apartment In Mountain View

4 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $120 per night, airbnb.com

A long-term stay suited for the business traveller, this single-bedroom apartment located near the Bayshore Freeway is spacious enough for three guests with a queen bed and a sofa. You'll be very close to the Googleplex, LinkedIn, and the Computer History Museum. In the evenings you can head over to the nearby Steven's Creek Trail for a jog.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Spacious and bright 1 bedroom and 1 bath, exceptionally clean and comfortable! Very convenient location, close to shops and restaurants, major high tech companies around Mountain View, Shoreline Amphitheater, Stanford University & Hospital. About 1/2 hr. drive to San Francisco.”

Amenities

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

Guest Reviews

“Tom was great to communicate with and the place was exactly as advertised.” – Ken
“Tom's place was great! Had everything you could need for a comfortable stay. Everything was clean and tidy.” – Michelle
“Great place, good value!” – Phillip
“The owner and manager did their best preparing this apartment. Great location, you can get all kinds of food delivery. Very clean, very nice place.” – Zhengjun
“Great host” – Carla

#11 Clean Apartment On Castro Street

4 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $150 per night, airbnb.com

Work tends to clog all of ours' minds at times, and that's when having a certain respite helps. We know it can get stressful in places like Silicon Valley, where it's always high stakes business! Well, we've got a terrific listing for couples or small families, ideal for work travellers to be able to enjoy the little joys of life before heading back to work. With cozy sleeping quarters, you'll be well-rested in the mornings, then having coffee in the cozy lounge will do lots to lower those Cortisol figures. This is a place for for monthly rentals.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“This is the business traveler's ideal Silicon Valley 1-bedroom, located at the hearth of downtown Mountain View, at Castro Street right by the CalTrain station. Minutes to 500 Startups, Quora, Intuit, Red Rock Coffee and… the world's biggest search engine!”

Amenities

Wifi | Laptop-friendly workspace | Iron | Essentials | Heating | Ethernet connection | Hot water | Free parking on premises | EV charger | Free street parking | Kitchen | Dishes and silverware

Guest Reviews

“Great place, great location and amenities” – Artem
“A very nice apartment in a nice location with a comfortable bed.” Robert
“The apartment is clean, spacious, airy and one block away from downtown Mountain View, which is full of bars and restaurants. Our favorite things about the apartment were the comfortable mattress and AC that helped immensely with the heat.” – Claire
“I LOVED this place! I knew it would be nice based on pictures and other reviews, BUT it’s even better than what I expected. The apartment was super clean and stylish.” – Zeljana
Great location if you take the train to the City. And several great restaurants very nearby.” – Jack

#12 Small Duplex Near CalTrain In Mountain View

2 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $90 per night, airbnb.com

Great for a pair of students or for the business traveller, you'll be in the nucleus of all in Mountain View at this charming single-bedroom duplex with a queen and a sofa-bed. The home is loaded with amenities, and if you will, head out to Castro Street for fine-dine or fast food options.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Apartment professionally deep cleaned between guests. Inquire about our special 6+ month discounts for long term stays! Private 700 sq ft 1 BR 1 BA near downtown Mountain View & Caltrain.”

Amenities

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

Guest Reviews

“Great place – clean and central in the mtv area.” – Andrew
“Fantastic place. Very clean, very accommodating, nice furniture, Netflix included. Can't really go wrong!” – Sean
“This was our first experience with AirBNB and we could not have been happier. Huang went over and above our expectations.” – Marika
“No better way to say it than just: home away from home” – Alanya
“I enjoyed my stay. The place is very clean very homey I highly recommend staying!” – Joloren

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