The 12 Best Airbnbs In Norfolk, Virginia

September 2, 2020
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If you’re looking for the best Airbnbs in Norfolk, you’ve come to the right place. We combed through thousands of Airbnb listings in Norfolk and the surrounding area to find the homes with the best amenities and the most positive reviews at the lowest prices.

#1 Postcards From The Bay

5 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $500 per night, airbnb.com

This Norfolk home comes with 2 bedrooms, a common room and a kitchen. Perfect for your longer-terms stays in the area, equally good for the short sojourns. The house comes with its own private garden for you to relax or stroll down to the beach for a quick dip to cool off.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Enjoy breathtaking sunsets and Bayfront peace in this modern and tranquil 2 bedroom home. This prime location gives you the privacy and peace you need with quick access to the beach and entertainment.”

Amenities

Beach essentials | Iron | Wifi | Laptop-friendly workspace | Washer | Air conditioning | Heating | TV | Essentials | Cable TV | Dryer | Children’s books and toys

Guest Reviews

“We had a blast at this townhouse. It was perfect for our young son and only 7 minutes from a quiet beach. The host was very responsive and it was well appointed.” – Drew
“The location is good- with a nice view of the beautiful bay from the wrap-around porch and a five minute walk to the beach. The hosts are very responsive to needs/ requests.” – Alexandra
“Stunning views, quaint place with so many thoughtful touches and great location for the beach and visiting surrounding towns. Nicole is a very thoughtful host and really easy to communicate with.” – Tatiana J
“Nicole came through for us and was incredibly and quickly responsive. We highly recommend her place for its cleanliness, location, and true serenity!” – Shay
“Beautiful place, beautiful area, loved the porch, had a nice spot right next to the water and below the sun, would definitely love to stay again!” – Morgan

#2 The Beach Haven At East Ocean-View

9 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $370 per night, airbnb.com

With the beach just two blocks away, we recommend you this ideal Norfolk home if you prefer being away from the hustles of downtown. Featuring three bedrooms and two full, renovated bathrooms, you're covered for a nice family stay right by the Chesapeake Bay.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Come relax at the Beach Haven at East OceanView! This home is ideal for anyone who wants to get away and enjoy the tranquility of the beach. With beach access only 2 blocks away, it is perfect for those who want to enjoy a peaceful walk on the beach or spend the day! Our ranch style home is located in Norfolk, only two blocks from beach access!”

Amenities

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

Guest Reviews

“we had a wonderful stay! Quiet neighborhood yet so close the Beach. House was perfect for us!!!” – Angela
“The house was really nice, great location. East beach entrance was within walking distance and Va beach boardwalk was only 20 mins away by car. The house had plenty of room for the 8 of us and Melissa was very prompt with her response.” – Daniella
“Great place, responsive host!” – Ekansh
“Great place, beach is 2 blocks away, modern indoor look. This house is the epitome of “don’t judge a book by its cover” I would 100% recommend!” – Nick
“Great clean bungalow.” – Alex

#3 Private Guesthouse Nestled Between Ghent And Downtown

2 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $110 per night, airbnb.com

This super-fit home guest house comes with a private parking spot near the coveted downtown area of the City of Norfolk. You are just minutes from all that the city has to offer, within reach of hospitals and colleges, and ideally situated for that work-placement in town.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Legally licensed and permitted with the City of Norfolk! We did it right here! European-style guesthouse between Ghent and the Heart of Downtown. Walking access to many restaurants and hotspots, and across from “The Tide” light rail, and YMCA, Chrysler Museum of Art, Granby St, Colley Ave, EVMS, Town Point Park!”

Amenities

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

Guest Reviews

“Loved it. It was perfect location next to the Chrystler Museum and downtown Norfolk. I was able to park for free and walk around to all the restaurants and stuff to do downtown.” – Curtis
“Highly recommended! This is in a perfect location and host is very responsive and accommodating. Pics do the space no justice. My stay was perfect!” – Kimberly
“I’m not sure anything could have been better! The hosts thought of everything when preparing this space for their guests. They had complimentary coffee and wine!” – Cailey
“Excellent in all aspects! The location was in close proximity to everything you would want and need. Super clean and comfortable.” – Krysta
“Very close to everything. Price is very reasonable.” – Valerie Carbonell

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#4 Cozy And Clean Norfolk Cottage – Dog Friendly

6 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $210 per night, airbnb.com

This 3-bedroom cottage has the easy access to the beach so that you can regain your beautiful tan. Along with up to six family members, your furry friends are also welcome for an extra, nominal charge. You also get lawn access and dedicated parking spots, making it a great Norfolk crib for you.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Welcome to True South Cottage, in a perfect Norfolk location. Close to beautiful beaches and bases. Perfect for a group with a large backyard. Plenty of parking on the driveway in a safe and quiet neighborhood.”

Amenities

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

Guest Reviews

“Nice backyard, great for kids to play in, and includes cornhole! Close to lots of restaurants, stores, beach, etc. Sierra was quick to respond” – Christine
“You will love this Airbnb!! It is in a great location, very comfortable and our family loved our stay here!! It has such a great home away from home feel to it!!” – Pete
“Very clean house with an amazing fenced in backyard for pups. Very walkable neighborhood and so close to the beach. Would definitely recommend!” – Courtney
“Really enjoyed our stay! The house was very clean upon arrival, the neighborhood was safe and the backyard was a definite plus. Bonus: the third room had its own space upstairs with a bathroom.” – Kate
“Great house, very pet friendly, and host responded very quickly to questions even at night. Will definitely be back.” – Caroline

#5 The Perfect Oasis With Salt Water Pool

10 Guests | 4 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $320 per night, airbnb.com

Welcome to your nest for a whole gathering of friends and family. Go for your shopping in the trendy Virginia Beach malls, and get work done in Norfolk! You'll be ideally placed between the place. After work or a day of travel, kick back and relax in your private garden and the neat pool.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Welcome to The Oasis, the home on the border of Norfolk and VA Beach! You are just minutes from the airport and the Botanical Gardens. The home is 15 minutes from downtown Norfolk where you can find the Waterside district and MacArthur Mall! It is about 9 minutes from Ocean View, 14 minutes from Chic's beach, and about 25 minutes from Ocean Boardwalk where you can find dining, entertainment, and retail shops.”

Amenities

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

Guest Reviews

“Great location, close to attractions and shopping.” – Teyanna
“Set up of the home is great! The master bed was so comfortable! We all loved the pool, with tons of floats & the pool table!” – Kara
“We expected a great stay because of the super host status, but the place was as pictured, super clean, and conveniently located. The fenced-in backyard and pool was bigger than expected. And the hosts were super responsive to any questions we had.” – Desiree
“The host is always available and my kids loved the place. We would definitely reccomend this place and we plan on booking it again next year.” – Skarleth
“Really enjoyed our stay. Our family had the whole house. Loved the privacy of the backyard.” – James

#6 Cottage Loft Apartment

4 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $150 per night, airbnb.com

The perfect beach-home where you'll have comfy bedding and soft linens, a kitchen and a laundry room. Book away this very welcoming cute loft that is sure to excite small families! West Ocean View Avenue has a plethora of dine-ins and take-outs to choose from that will surely tantalize your taste-buds.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“This bright, sunny loft apartment is the most welcoming, comfortable and convenient place you'll find to stay in the beach town of Ocean View. We just completely renovated and furnished this little gem with your enjoyment in mind!”

Amenities

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

Guest Reviews

Super stylish space! Easy access and so close to the beach” – Leah
“Abbey was great to communicate with and the house was in a quiet area, clean, and cozy. We felt welcomed and the ease of check-in was awesome. I look forward to staying again” – Chernise
“This newly renovated upstairs 2 bedroom apartment is a great place for short or monthly rental. The place has everything you need with modern kitchen appliances, TV with streaming and cable, secure internet plus washer/dryer.” – Lisa
“WOW! We couldn’t have loved this place more. It truly felt like home for the few months we were here. Everything in the apartment was super clean when we arrived. Abbey even put out some fresh flowers for us! The essentials were provided for us to get us started.” – Mackenzie
“My first ever Airbnb experience was with Abbey’s place and I couldn’t have been more lucky to book my stay at this home. I was in Virginia for a work assignment and this was home for 4 months. The Airbnb is in amazing condition.” – Waleed

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#7 Ocean-View 3-Bedroom Cottage Across From The Beach

6 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $260 per night, airbnb.com

A new 3-bedroom home by the beach and fishing pier, you'll be perfectly placed right by the Interstate 64. This will prove to be a breath of fresh air for your work or leisure visits to the D.C. and Richmond area. A perfect listing for couples, a pair of couples, or large families of six.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Beach cottage! Across the street from the beach. This is unit “A” which contains 3 bedrooms and 2 large decks of a Duplex. Renovated in 2019. Close to 64 and Military bases, colleges, Norfolk airport and hospitals , only 11 miles from Hampton collision and 1 block from OceanView Fishing pier. Quiet locals beach.”

Amenities

Iron | Hot water | Essentials | Washer | Air conditioning | Dryer | Heating | TV | Wifi | Pack ’n Play/travel crib | Free parking on premises | Baking sheet

Guest Reviews

“Great place, great location awesome little touches that made the stay great. Very good communication, would recommend to anyone. I hope to visit this place again.” – Thomas
“We highly recommend this place. Perfect walking distance to a quiet beach. General location is in a quiet area, close to highway, and short drive to other entertainments.” – Henry
“Beautiful spot to stay! Easy walk to the beach. Like a home away from home!” – Aimee
“Sparkling clean, great location (few minutes walk to the beach), so stylish and great amenities. Thanks very much Laurie for the perfect hospitality.” – Salih
“Great Stay! Very convenient beach access.” – Asia

#8 Spacious Recently-Renovated Apartment

4 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $180 per night, airbnb.com

This capacious listing features two roomy bedrooms, that will be fit for either two couples together, or a group of four family or friends. It also comes in a very strategic locality of West Ghent, where you'll be at a quick hop to the zoo, parks, shopping, conveniences, and the harbour.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Fantastic freshly renovated roomy apartment smack in the heart of the Ghent district. Just a few minutes walk from EVMS, ODU, numerous neighborhood craft breweries and an endless variety of dining options, including the area's only authentic wood-fired oven bakery, several locally owned coffee houses and organic stores.”

Amenities

Laptop-friendly workspace | Dryer | Washer | Essentials | Heating | Iron | Wifi | TV | Hot water | Air conditioning | Crib | High chair

Guest Reviews

“Sammy and Jb’s place is an excellent place to stay for any travel to the Norfolk area. Spacious and clean with a fully stocked kitchen. Short walk to multiple restaurants.” – Kimberly
“This place is super spacious and very nice!!! The host were also very help and were quick to respond to any questions or concerns I may have had!” – Tashina
“Awesome place with ample space! Love the special touches of live flowers. Soft beds.” – Arist
“The home was beautiful, extremely spacious, well lit, sparkling clean, had central air, powerful WiFi, and so many amazing and thoughtful things around the home.” – Mayah
“Really great Airbnb, much bigger than expected and in a great part of Ghent. Hosts were quick to respond and paid attention to detail, even had fresh flowers on the table :)” – Melissa

#9 Old Victoria In Norfolk

2 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $70 per night, airbnb.com

Over a hundred and fifteen years old, this unit is surely a gem of a stay in the military town of Norfolk. Ideal for longer-term stays, you'll get great value here for your work assignments. The Eastern Virginia Medical Center, Old Dominion University, the Virginia Zoo, and strip malls are all nearby.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Old Victoria is in a 3,000 sq ft home near downtown Norfolk, originally built in 1904 as a three story family home. Today, the three floors are converted into three separate units, perfect for Airbnbs! The home has luckily been kept in almost the same condition it was built in. This specific unit is located on the third floor.”

Amenities

Heating | TV | Wifi | Essentials | Hot water | Iron | Laptop-friendly workspace | Air conditioning | Free parking on premises | Free street parking | Refrigerator | Cooking basics

Guest Reviews

“Julia & Veronica are amazing hosts! The attention to detail and little touches made our stay very enjoyable.” – Jamie
“The place is nice and of great value. Veronica was very friendly.” – Triet
“Wonderful host. The apartment was big, comfortable and met all of our needs.” – Teresa
“This place really feels like home! All the linens, pillows, and couch were very comfortable. Would happily stay here again.” – Veronica
“Sooo adorable and comfortable and clean and spacious! The bed was very comfortable. I was shocked at just how much space there was!” – Thao

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#10 Beautiful Home Just Steps From The Bay

12 Guests | 4 Bedrooms | 3 Bathrooms

Book Now: $330 per night, airbnb.com

This large, beautifully-furnished home is literally within walking distance to the relaxing Ocean View Beach. Boasting 4 bedrooms, a separate kitchen and a living room, you're covered for the larger groups. Nearby, you'll find multiple food stores along the East Ocean View Avenue.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“A MUST SEE JUST STEPS FROM THE BEACH! This stunning home is steps from the beach! Easy access to Norfolk airport, Va Beach and I64, and naval bases. A huge kitchen with all amenities and large dining room.”

Amenities

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

Guest Reviews

“The place is great, very spacious, nicely stocked. The check in was a breeze and the check out exactly on time.” – Fabiola
“Such a beautiful home in a perfect location. Very spacious for our family getaway. Walking distance to the beach.” – Libra
“My family and I enjoyed our stay at Bryan’s place. The proximity to the beach was great. The house was very clean.” – David
“Nice and clean. Great location. Ample space for families with teens.” – Athena
“Great home, close to beach which wasn’t crowded like Virginia Beach. Exactly what we were looking for!” – Michele

#11 4-Bedroom Beach-House 2-Blocks From The Bay

8 Guests | 4 Bedrooms | 3 Bathrooms

Book Now: $310 per night, airbnb.com

An excellent destination for your Norfolk/Virginia Beach holiday, this capacious home is steps to the isolated beach, nature trails, and shops. With enough space for larger groups, you'll be booking yourself a great spot for a family reunion.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Welcome! Our spacious beach home is ideal for families and large groups. There's no need to split up! Much love has gone into preparing this space for you and yours.”

Amenities

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

Guest Reviews

“This place was sparkling clean when we arrived and the house is really spacious. We stayed here with a family of 6 and two dogs and had no issues with beds/showers. The location is spectacular….” – Maria
“Nick's place was wonderful. It is exactly as described, but much bigger than the pictures show. The home is beautiful and meticulously clean.” – Donna
“The beach is basically a block away, and the house is located in a quiet residential area. It is ideal for our trip involving 3 generations. We are particularly impressed with the amount of children books, puzzles (the under 100 pieces are perfect for our 3.” – Fiona
“Nicks place is awesome! We were really surprised by the interior and how stylish the space was. We loved the location and the short walk to the beach and the brewery on the corner.” – Audrey
“It was awesome staying there, we loved everything about it. The little details like the games and the beach supplies really just made everything better than what we expected. Communication with Nick was super quick.” – Hugo

#12 Quiet Apartment At Short Walk To Children's Hospital Of The King's Daughters

3 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $60 per night, airbnb.com

Looking for a peaceful monthly or long-term abode in Norfolk that is very close the Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters? Don't worry, we've heard you there! Check out this awesome listing for travelling nurses or whatever work it may be that brings you to town. Featuring a private kitchen, the apartment is homely, helping you save money during your stay.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Quiet top floor apartment only a five minute walk from Sentara Norfolk General and CHKD. This apartment is ready for you to drop your luggage and relax with wifi connected Smart Tv. Digital locks ensure security for your stay. Black out curtains are provided and laundry is in the building make staying here a breeze! “

Amenities

Wifi | Air conditioning | Carbon monoxide alarm | Dryer | Iron | Fire extinguisher | TV | Heating | Essentials | Hair dryer | Microwave | Laptop-friendly workspace

Guest Reviews

“Sean was a great host. He was quick to respond, notified me when to expect a contractor, and otherwise gave me my space. The building was quiet and the neighborhood is very walkable and safe.” – Connor

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