The 12 Best Airbnbs In New York City, New York

February 16, 2021
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If you’re looking for the best Airbnbs in New York City, you’ve come to the right place. We combed through thousands of Airbnb listings in New York City and the surrounding area to find the homes with the best amenities and the most positive reviews at the lowest prices.

#1 Hip Sutton Place 1BR w/ Gym, Pool, DM, nr. Central Park, by Blueground

2 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $330 per night, airbnb.com

Are you a solo traveller who wants to make the best of your maiden trip to NYC? Or are you a businessperson in town to close an important deal? In either case, this gorgeously outfitted apartment near Park Ave and close to Central Park will be your ideal stay. It has everything a person needs to get by for days and months, and its location makes it extra convenient to everything NYC.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“Feel at home wherever you choose to live with Blueground. You’ll love this pretty Midtown East furnished one-bedroom apartment with its modern decor, fully equipped kitchen, and cozy living room with great balcony views. Ideally located, you’re close to all the best that New York has to offer! As with any Blueground apartment, you’ll find a thoughtfully designed space complete with beautiful furniture and a fully-equipped kitchen in this one-bedroom property.”

Amenities

Hair dryer | Shampoo | Hot water | Bathtub | Washer | Dryer | Iron | Hangers | Essentials | Bed linens | Cable TV | TV

#2 PRIME location! Chelsea One Bedroom

3 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $260 per night, airbnb.com

Foodies pay attention because this artsy apartment in Chelsea is close to many world-class restaurants and local eateries that will blow your palate away. You’ll also be right next to the world-famous Eataly NYC Flatiron where you can stock up on the best pantry items to let loose in the fully equipped kitchen at home. Enjoying your meals with awe-inspiring views of downtown NY will be what you’ll miss the most once you check out.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“This modern one bedroom apartment is found in a luxury apartment building, located in the eclectic neighborhood of Chelsea. Must see attractions include The High Line and Chelsea Market. Step outside and get around the city with ease with access to the F and M trains at West 23rd Street and Sixth Avenue, the N, R and W trains at West 28th Street and Broadway and the 1 and 2 trains, located at both 23rd and 28th Streets on 7th Avenue.”

Amenities

Hair dryer | Shampoo | Hot water | Washer | Dryer | Iron | Hangers | Essentials | Bed linens | Cable TV | TV | Heating

Guest Reviews

“Ken’s apartment was great. My boyfriend and I stayed there for a month while we were waiting for our apartment to get ready for move in. They assisted us with all our many requests and were incredibly helpful. The apartment was sparkling clean, very spacious and had everything we needed. Would definitely stay again” – Jane

#3 Private/Luxurious/Fully Furnished Tribeca Loft

4 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $760 per night, airbnb.com

The quintessential New York apartment you dream about is up for grabs in Lower Manhattan, and it’s perfect for two couples travelling together to the city. This is the type of place you book as a home base to do business in town; the kind that you book to host corporate VIPs during a business dinner cooked at home or ordered at a fancy takeout. This is a place you won’t want to miss!

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“Luxury/Tranquility/Privacy in Tribeca (WITH NURSERY) – 1,650 square foot fully furnished loft, private keyed elevator, expansive living/ dinning space and a Northern Wall of Windows. Sonos throughout, this 2 bedroom/ 2 and a half bathroom loft is fit with every convenience and luxury, one could desire. 11 ft ceilings, tremendous light, and a South-facing private balcony. A great space for entertaining, or simply relaxing and enjoying your home.”

Amenities

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

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#4 Restored Bungalow of Rockaway Beach

2 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $150 per night, airbnb.com

A colourful guesthouse with vaulted ceilings, an open layout and plenty of windows that let in tons of natural light is waiting for you in Queens. If you need to catch an early flight, this place is ideal as it’s only 15 minutes away from JFK. At a bargain price, the trade-off is being a bit far from downtown, but the place is totally worth it!

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“Classic Old Bungalow from Rockaway Beach. Double Height ceilings with lots of windows. Renovated but keeping the old charming feeling. Cozy. Living room and Eat-In Kitchen integrated to make the most out of the communal space. Great for cooking and sharing.”

Amenities

Hair dryer | Shampoo | Hot water | Hangers | Essentials | Bed linens | Heating | Air conditioning | Wifi | Kitchen | Refrigerator | Coffee maker

Guest Reviews

“We had to cancel our travel plans at the last minute and Maribel and Carolina were very understanding and supportive. We really appreciated their timely responses and concern, and we look forward to staying at their accommodation in the near future.” – Scott
“A fantastic spot. Minutes to the beach, nice walks, restos, subway. Rockaway Beach is such a unique place, definitely worth checking out.” – Chloe
“great location and very spacious place. Short walk to the main street with restaurants, groceries, etc… Beach is a few more mins away from the main street, less than 10mins from the house.” – Will
“Very convenient and cute space!” – Eliana
“Great space!! Cabin vibes in the city” – Ryan

#5 Modern 4700 SF house in heart of Williamsburg

5 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 5 Bathrooms

Book Now: $1,080 per night, airbnb.com

This massive Brooklyn house with wooden flooring and textured coloured walls has a unique vibe to it that you won’t find anywhere else. Its modern kitchen with a breakfast bar is great for fixing the best meals which you can enjoy at the dining table surrounded by comfy swede-lined chairs. With a great location just across the river from downtown, you’re gonna love it here!

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“In the heart of Brooklyn’s most happening neighborhood, Williamsburg, stands this 4,700 SF interior, new construction, modern, luxury townhome. Lots of outdoor space, giant steam room, Peloton bike / yoga room, full-floor master suite,m, chef’s kitchen. 2 blocks to Whole Foods, new Domino Park on the water, endless delivery spots, near subway accessing all of Manhattan. Modern finishes.”

Amenities

Hair dryer | Shampoo | Conditioner | Cleaning products | Bathtub | Hot water | Body soap | Shower gel | Washer | Dryer | Iron | Hangers

Guest Reviews

“The home is spectacular! More beautiful than the pictures! Great location; close to lots of restaurants, shops, coffee spots, etc.” – Victoria
“Extremely stylish space, loved all the amazing home decor pieces” – Mike
“Ryan’s place exceeds sky-high expectations, it’s hard to believe the location actually exists. Would highly recommend!” – Steven
“This place was above and beyond. Thank you to Ryan. A fantastic home and host.” – Mikey
“Ryan’s home was one of the most incredible spaces I’ve stayed in. Organized, comfy, zen, ‘smart’… was the perfect space to spend with my mom sister and niece for the weekend.” – Brittany

#6 Comfortable Two Bedroom in Convenient Centralized Location

5 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $380 per night, airbnb.com

There are many Airbnbs in NYC, but few are as stunning and well furnished as this 2 bedroom in Midtown West near Times Square. Besides its amenities, its location is probably its best feature, making it an amazing choice for those visiting the Big Apple for the first time and who want to be able to visit everything on foot. You’ll be in the middle of the action so don’t hesitate!

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“This modern two-bedroom apartment is found in a luxury apartment building, located near the lively Theater District. This area is a tourist’s paradise, as it home to areas such as Times Square, Radio City Music Hall and Rockefeller Center. Step outside and get around the city with ease, as the 1 train is easily accessible from the 50th Street and Broadway subway station.”

Amenities

Hair dryer | Shampoo | Hot water | Washer | Dryer | Iron | Hangers | Essentials | Bed linens | Cable TV | TV | Heating

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#7 Private getaway in the heart of the city

4 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $180 per night, airbnb.com

This is another stunning stay in Queens for those on a budget. It’s a 2-bedroom home that comes with plush bedding, plenty of seating for 4 guests and a kitchen to cook up some amazing meals. Its interior design is studded with well-curated paintings and art pieces that give a bit of extra life and make it that much more interesting, and the subway is near if you want to head downtown.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“Enjoy your stay at this beautiful 2nd floor apartment of detached house, Centrally Located 8 minutes from both airports Jfk and LaGuardia, couple blocks away from subway, 15 mins ride to Manhattan. LOCATION!! Walking distance to restaurants, malls, movies, shopping! This ultra clean, cozy 2 bedroom apartment is perfect for business trip or a family vacation!”

Amenities

Hair dryer | Shampoo | Hot water | Washer | Dryer | Iron | Hangers | Essentials | Bed linens | Extra pillows and blankets | TV | Babysitter recommendations

Guest Reviews

“Excellent place to consider” – Raymond
“Yelena was a very responsive host and her place was very spacious, clean, and well-stocked. Her housekeepers are also very helpful and assisted me in checking in and out and with my luggage.” – Anshika
“Great value for a 7-night stay! There is a multi-level secured entrance and I felt safe while staying at this home. The kitchen could use some more utensils, a microwave, & ice trays.” – Valerie
“Excellent location, pleasant accommodations. Two nice sized bedrooms, one with a child sized cot. Two twin sized sofas in the main area that are very comfortable.” – Deanna
“Beautiful, spacious and cozy house that made us feel like home! Wish we could’ve stayed longer. Next time we’ll definitely stay there again!” – Thalita

#8 Stunning elegant Brooklyn Brownstone – 4 floors

6 Guests | 4 Bedrooms | 3 Bathrooms

Book Now: $510 per night, airbnb.com

The exposed wooden beams on the ceiling give the kitchen a rustic touch which is in sharp contrast with the elegant fireplace and the glamorous chandelier in the formal dining room for 10. This is the kind of place you book to host big dinner parties like Christmas celebrations with the family or an engagement celebration. And the price? Let’s just say the “reasonable” would be a massive understatement!

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“Beautiful renovated elegant townhouse in Brooklyn , 5 minutes from B and Q lines and Prospect park. The home features premium modern finishes and amenities while retaining many of the original features. This is an entire 4-bedroom townhouse spanning over 4-stories (incl. a finished day-lit basement).”

Amenities

Washer | Dryer | Iron | Hangers | Essentials | TV | Indoor fireplace | Heating | Air conditioning | Wifi | Ki | Carbon monoxide alarm

Guest Reviews

“Daniele’s home is a beautifully, renovated space with easy access to Prospect Park and subways. We spent our holiday break here with our family of 6 and there was plenty of space with thoughtful touches! We LOVE cooking and the kitchen was the centerpoint of our stay (there were some basic amenities missing such as a spatula/baking sheet which was a minor pain point).” – Brittany

#9 Gorgeous Tribeca 2BR w/ Amazing city views + Gym by Blueground

4 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $430 per night, airbnb.com

You won’t find a better Airbnb in downtown NY that’s better suited, more conveniently located and more adequately decorated with the young in mind as this inviting 2-bedroom apartment. It’s as if it was specifically designed by and for millennials with lots of lively colours and a touch of sleek and modern décor. Book it for you and your friends and watch them thank you for it!

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“Show up and start living from day one in New York with this sophisticated two-bedroom Blueground apartment. You’ll love coming home to this thoughtfully furnished, beautifully designed, and fully-equipped Tribeca home with stunning high floor views over the city. Gorgeous furniture, a fully-equipped kitchen, smart TV, and a premium wireless speaker are just a few of the amenities you’ll find inside this two-bedroom apartment. Ideally located in New York, you’ll find a lot to love outside as well.”

Amenities

Wifi | Cable TV | Washer | Dryer | Iron | TV | Essentials | Heating | Air conditioning | Hot water | Bathtub | Elevator

#10 Brand New 1-Bedroom Penthouse Duplex

4 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $170 per night, airbnb.com

Located in the Upper East Side of Manhattan and accommodating up to 4 guests while providing everything from a small kitchen, 2 elegant bathrooms, a nook for remote workers and even a terrace with a hammock, it’s a wonder that this duplex is so cheap. If you’re coming to New York, you should start by booking this apartment before the owners realize it was a mistake.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“Newly renovated and newly furnished Duplex 1BR apt with privet huge outdoor space! with all necessary amenities and unbeatable location near 4,5,6 and Q train and Central Park, Frick Collection, Metropolitan Museum, numerous restaurants and shops. Apartment has everything you might need during your extended stay. It is a great alternative to hotel.”

Amenities

Hair dryer | Hot water | Washer – In unit | Dryer – In unit | Iron | Hangers | Essentials | Bed linens | TV | Heating | Air conditioning | Wifi

Guest Reviews

“Eran’s place was better than expected. It was appointed so nicely and very bright and comfortable. The upstairs bedroom and deck made the place extra special.” – Barbara

#11 1-Bedroom Apartment by The Beach, Subway and JFK

3 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $100 per night, airbnb.com

Perhaps the beach is not the first thing that comes to mind when looking for accommodations in NYC, but the new development in Queens changes all that. Located in Arverne By The Sea, this stunning apartment offers the best of both worlds: access to the beach while keeping relatively close to downtown, all of it for you and your romantic partner for less than $100 a night.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“Our 1-Bedroom Apartment is designed to give work travelers and families a comfortable home-away-from-home. We rent the apartment for a minimum of 30 days, but you can stay here longer, as necessary. It features an open plan living/dining room, one beautiful bedroom, 1 bathroom, a fully stocked kitchen, and a washer/dryer. Enjoy great transit links to Manhattan, JFK International Airport and five miles of magnificent Rockaway Beach.”

Amenities

Hair dryer | Shampoo | Hot water | Washer | Dryer | Iron | Hangers | Essentials | TV | Heating | Air conditioning | Wifi

Guest Reviews

“Clean, quiet and cozy spot just a minute from the beach. Perfect for catching morning waves.” – James
“Good place for proximity to the beach” – Alex
“Jak’s place made for a dream beach vacation!! The condo is spacious with very comfortable furnishings and amenities. The location can’t be better, it is literally 2 minutes walk to the beach, surf rentals and great food, cafes and grocery store.” – Kelly
“Very nice and comfortable space.” – Jonas
“Jak’s place is a great bargain. It is centrally located (steps from the beach) and a short walk to an amazing wine store, coffee place and BBQ restaurant. I’d definitely stay here again” – Patricia

#12 Rare Luxe Apartment With Pvt. Elevator & Pvt. Outdoor space

6 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $390 per night, airbnb.com

From Queens we move back to Manhattan, this time in the Lower East Side where we find this thoughtfully decorated apartment that makes intelligent use of space to provide all the amenities you need for a prolonged stay. Ideal for business travellers in town with their family, you’ll be able to get to work on the next deal while your loved ones explore the financial capital of the world.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“These condos are so nice. Lots of light and air and in the hippest neighborhood in Manhattan. Great food and nightlife all around. All 5 apartments in our place are the same size and shape.”

Amenities

Shampoo | Hot water | Washer | Dryer | Hangers | Essentials | TV | Heating | Air conditioning | Unavailable: Security cameras on propertySecurity cameras on property | Smoke alarm | Carbon monoxide alarm

Guest Reviews

“Great place to stay – spacious, modern, and comfortable.” – Rafiq
“Daniel is very responsive and helpful.” – Kit
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