The 12 Best Airbnbs In Peterborough, Ontario

September 4, 2020
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If you’re looking for the best Airbnbs in Peterborough, you’ve come to the right place. We combed through thousands of Airbnb listings in Peterborough and the surrounding area to find the homes with the best amenities and the most positive reviews at the lowest prices.

#1 Family Resort With Boat Rental, A Full Kitchen And Deck

6 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $390 per night, airbnb.com

This gorgeous cottage is located in a family resort full of activities for the little ones, and it’s also right next to the waters of Rice Lake. You’ll not only get to stay in a very well-appointed home with bunk beds for the kids and room enough for 6 guests, but you’ll also enjoy golfing, canoeing, a gym, a pool and even a kids water park full of many fun games. Your family will thank you for booking a stay for a weekend or a week.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Stunning lakefront cottage w/ full amenities in a family resort. • 2 hours from Toronto • Rent a boat• Fully equipped kitchen/bathroom • Prime location to beach/dock • True lakefront w/ large deck • Netflix w/ 50″ TV☞Pet-friendly☜》Enjoy onsite FREE activities: fishing, pool, splash zone, playground, tennis, basketball, gym, kayak, canoe, beach》Pontoon boat for rent 》18 hole golf .”

Amenities

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

Guest Reviews

“Space was perfectly suited for our group’s needs and would be great for a Bigger or smaller group as well. Space was very flexibly and thoughtfully laid out which contributed to our families able to enjoy our long weekend together.” – Smadar
“Amazing host and place to stay at whether you’re with friends or family. There is a lot of things to do when staying at Janets place.” – Hakeem
“This cottage is in Bellmere Winds resort. The area is nicely kept. Good family location.” – Juliet
“Great cottage, has literally everything you can think of, from infant vest to Monopoly. Janet is a great host and made everything easy for us.” – Beto
“Janet’s place was amazing for our quick getaway. Impeccably clean, which is so important in these times and with all the amenities of home. We felt completely comfortable from the moment we arrived.” – Lucy

#2 Luxury Cottage On Rice Lake With Picturesque Views

10 Guests | 5 Bedrooms | 3 Bathrooms

Book Now: $1,250 per night, airbnb.com

A bigger abode in a secluded location, surrounded by trees and with a big backyard. The yard ends right on the water where you’ll find a private dock on the shores of Rice Lake. With all the comforts of home but the location of a high-class resort, this place has it all. You and a big group of friends will not regret booking this Airbnb during any time of year.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Lake House: 2 level modern, luxurious, lakefront cottage nestled in a small community in historic Township of Hamilton, ON. Upper: 2 bedrms, 2 bathrms, fully equipped kitchen/dining, access to upper deck walkout to BBQ & access to lake. Living room: floor to ceiling windows offering natural light & view of the lake. Wood-burning f/p, smart TV, washer/dryer.”

Amenities

Hot water | Heating | Dryer | TV | Indoor fireplace | Essentials | Laptop-friendly workspace | Air conditioning | Washer | Iron | Wifi | Children’s books and toys

Guest Reviews

“This place is perfect!! From great hospitality to super clean place. Pictures don’t do justice much better then expected!” – Andrea
“Love staying at Amir’s. We are already considering rebooking our next stay here. The place is even nicer than the pictures. I would recommend this place to any one of my friends” – Nikki
“We had a great stay, the home was absolutely beautiful and spotless, and the views of the sunset over the lake were breathtaking. The hosts were helpful and were available to answer any questions that came up.” – Kristina
“Had a perfect weekend at this beautiful rice lake cottage. Comfy beds, huge fridge / freezer, top notch bbq, and wonderful sunset views! Five star cottage – would definitely book again!” – Jordan
“This “cottage is truly amazing. It has a beautiful view as soon as you walk in the front door. The home itself is welcoming

#3 Pent House Loft Apartment In Downtown Peterborough!

4 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $102 per night, airbnb.com

Step into the heart of Peterborough right out the front door of this modernly furnished penthouse apartment. Whether you’re looking for the perfect crash pad for those long party nights, or a sleek place to sleep when travelling to town for work, this place makes it extremely easy. Everything is only a walking distance away, so book now before someone else does.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Welcome to this new executive New York style loft apartment! This stunning loft suite is one of a kind and located in the Heart of Peterborough's downtown core. This historic building has been completely renovated and restore with large custom mahogany windows, quartz counter tops, 14′ ceilings, fully loaded kitchen, exposed brick/beams and duct work.”

Amenities

Hot water | Air conditioning | TV | Laptop-friendly workspace | Wifi | Dryer | Heating | Towels, bed sheets, soap, and toilet paper | Room-darkening shades | Bathtub | Paid parking off premises | Kitchen

Guest Reviews

“The place was amazing! Easy to check in and perfect downtown location! I would recommend this place to anyone visiting the area.” – Karl
“Lovely AirBnb apartment equipped with everything you need. A good bed and nice kitchen. Al is a great host and there when you need him. I highly recommend.” – Lysandre
“Great spot in downtown Peterborough.” – Kenneth
“Great place amazing location just make sure you read all of the advert and know how much you are paying.” – Glen
“Such a wonderful space! It was much bigger than the photos show so there was lots of space for us. We had a great time just watching from the windows. Very clean and neat. Everything worked very well.” – Natalie

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#4 The Red Brick House

6 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $240 per night, airbnb.com

Sleek and modern décor combine with three bedrooms to provide the perfect home base for urban explorations for several couples travelling to Peterborough for business or pleasure. This Airbnb is also a great fit for a small family who wants to be in the middle of the action and enjoy all the amenities of home plus some extra modern perks like a high-end shower tower.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Beautifully fully renovated century home with all the modern amenities and style while keeping its 19th century charm. Three bright, clean and welcoming bedrooms with very comfortable Serta Queen size beds. High thread count sheets. Luxury marble bathroom with heated floors & soft towels.”

Amenities

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

Guest Reviews

“This place is beyond amazing. Everything about it is beyond perfect. The hosts are exceptional and will respond within minutes.” – Robert
“Expect a lovely home. Kitchen has all the appliances, the bedrooms where spacious, beds very comfortable. Washer/Dryer, powder room, large bathroom. Would stay again” – Betty
“Larissa and Shawn's place was outstanding. It truly was sparkling clean. The beds were super comfy and the towels were out-of-this-world soft and plush.” – Chelsea
“Our stay here was filled with warmth and energy, we felt at home at this place. The hosts were lovely and accommodating, we would recommend anyone to stay here if they are looking for a warm cozy home.” – Christina
“Great place in Peterborough. The house is stunning and the hosts really go the extra mile to make sure you feel welcome.” – Caroline

#5 Peterborough – East City's Chic & Modern 2-Bedroom Suite!

4 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $140 per night, airbnb.com

Black, white and wood define the entirety of the colour palette you’ll find in this modern Airbnb for 4 guests. With everything from a kitchen to WiFi, TVs, and even room darkening shades for the late risers, this is a solid choice for two couples travelling together to Peterborough who maybe want to experience kayaking the Trent-Severn Waterway and cross its famous Lift Lock.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“A unique and luxurious living experience in Peterborough's sought out East City! With a scent of fresh cookies to welcoming you this beautifully furnished 2 bedroom apartment, we promise you will not be disappointed! This space is private, professional, chic and modern space is conveniently located just steps to all amenities. Pack your bags and enjoy all that East City has to offer!”

Amenities

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

Guest Reviews

“The home is cozy and there’s plenty of space for multiple people to stay without feeling crowded. The location is also perfect, it’s a short walk to the busier streets in the city, but quiet enough at night to open the windows for a breeze.” – Asna
“Great place, great location!” – Meenal
“Samanthas place was outstanding and so beautiful! Excellent decor and very accommodating. Very helpful and informative.” – Danielle
“We found the house easily ,The inside of the house was the same as the photos we saw. The house was bright and clean. The kitchen was equipped with basic appliances.” – Elsa
“Had a great stay. Location is great, access and parking is great. Lots of greats!!!!” – Louise

#6 All Season Kawartha Lakes Cottage With A View

10 Guests | 4 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $570 per night, airbnb.com

It may be a bit far off from downtown Peterborough, but the stay is well worth it. A gorgeous and spacious interior with a great kitchen, a divine dining room table and a slightly rustic charm, plus an outdoor fire pit with lots of seating make this an enjoyable stay. And let’s not forget the fact that it’s right on the waterfront for you and your friends to enjoy paddleboarding whenever you want to.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Beautiful cottage on Pigeon Lake. Fire pit and three tierd deck. Great for friends or family get togethers. Cottage is well equipped.”

Amenities

Air conditioning | TV | Dryer | Washer | Heating | Essentials | Hot water | Free parking on premises | Free street parking | Kitchen | Stove | Cooking basics

Guest Reviews

“We had an amazing week at Ashley's cottage. None of us wanted to leave at the end of it. The cottage is the perfect getaway for the whole family and has such a beautiful multi-tiered deck built by the owner!” – Liyana
“Ashley‘a cottage is a fantastic place to get away from it all. The cottage is lovely, the deck and dock are fantastic to spend the day in the sun relaxing, and the camp fires are a perfect way to wind down the day. The hospitality was also top notch.” – Chris
“Nice place, beautiful view. Shower is a little tight.” – Garry

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#7 Bunkie On The Bay

4 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $160 per night, airbnb.com

A bright and spotlessly clean house ideally suited to host two couples on a joint trip to Fife’s Bay. You’ll get two private rooms (one for each couple), a well-equipped kitchen, WiFi, heating and even a laptop-friendly space, in case one of you decides to bring work along for the ride. Offering amazing views and comfort for all, this is a place you won’t want to miss.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Charming Cottage on Chemong Lake. 90 minute drive from Toronto and GTA. Large Deck with Beautifull view for miles down the Lake. Unique Bunkie/Bar over water to enjoy your favourite cocktails and enjoy the outdoors.”

Amenities

Essentials | TV | Hot water | Laptop-friendly workspace | Wifi | Heating | Free parking on premises | Kitchen | Cooking basics | Dishes and silverware | Oven | Microwave

Guest Reviews

“Scott’s place was amazing. The view was breathtaking, the cottage was modern with rustic touches. We found the location extremely peaceful and quiet.” – Jennifer
“The view is outstanding. Great little spot for fishing. I caught around 25 fish off the dock.” – Jake
“My girlfriend and I stayed at Scott’s place for a quick getaway. The Bunkie is the perfect size for the two of us and we enjoyed sitting out on the dock or back deck with a beautiful view of the lake.” – Thomas
“Our stay has been one of the most relaxing. Scott's place is the place to go if you want to unwind and recharge. What a gem!” – Florence
“Scott was kind enough to let me gift my father with my stay at the bunkie on the bay as I was not able to make it last minute.” – Makenzie

#8 Quaint Apartment In The Lovely Historical Avenues

4 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $130 per night, airbnb.com

This is a nice choice for a small group of friends or bachelors in search for a quiet place to rest in between day-long excursions to every corner of Peterborough. You’ll start a couple of blocks West of downtown, but you’ll still find plenty of amazing shops, cafes and the occasional local restaurant that will blow your palate away.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Cheerful, clean bright and spacious upper apartment in the heart of Peterborough's Historical Avenues. A great place to stay where walking is a pleasure and the many local shops are a must to experience. Close to the local farmers market, public library and the downtown core which boasts numerous eateries and entertainment options one won't need to be without.”

Amenities

Hot water | Heating | Dryer | Wifi | Washer | Air conditioning | Essentials | Laptop-friendly workspace | Bathtub | Free parking on premises | Microwave | Cooking basics

Guest Reviews

“Lovely and convenient!” – Barbara
“Overall our experience here was good, but the little touches were missing. Beds were comfy.” – Kara

#9 Executive Home Ideal For Professionals

6 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $230 per night, airbnb.com

If you need to arrange a business trip to Peterborough and want your family to accompany you, then you’ll find few places as convenient as this one. You’ll find everything you need for a long stay, as this place comes with all the amenities you’d find at home, and its location will make it easy for you to reach downtown, even if you don’t bring your own car.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Executive home ideal for professionals. Great location for hospital staff. Two gas fireplaces create warm ambiance in both the great room off the kitchen and family room downstairs. This is my home so my personal effects are here but you are welcome to use them.”

Amenities

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

Guest Reviews

“The house is superb and super clean, the location is great and close to all amenities Nathalie is a superb host and I recommend the house one of the best we have had” – Patrick
“Really nice place. I recommend it for everyone” – Pierre-Luc
“Enjoyed a wonderful stay at Natalie's home in Peterborough. Photos are accurate. Beautiful home with plenty of supplies (kitchen dishes, extra bedding, towels).” – Rosalie

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#10 Beautiful Cottage Overlooking Lake And Golf Course

6 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $130 per night, airbnb.com

In Keene, a 17-minute drive away from Peterborough lies this great cottage overlooking the Bellmere Winds Golf Course. This single-level, 2-bedroom home with a deck, a kitchen and a comfy living room, also gives you access to a private beach on Rice Lake and three pools to choose from. If you want a laid-back stay for you and your family near Peterborough, you won’t do better than this.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Located in Bellmere Winds Resort in Phase 2 within steps to the pool and 3-minute walk to the golf course. Overlooking both Rice Lake and Bellmere Winds Championship 18 hole Golf Course.”

Amenities

Washer | TV | Heating | Air conditioning | Hot water | Dryer | Pool | Gym | Free parking on premises | Refrigerator | Dishwasher | Stove

Guest Reviews

“Clean, quite and relaxing with all the necessary amenities. Mari is easy to talk to and respond quickly.” – Ruth
“The cottage is very nice and spotless clean. swimming pool is 1 min walking distance. Kids and myself love it so much.” – Emily
“Good location. Not by the water but you can definitely see it, and only a few minutes away. A smaller pool for the kids was right beside the cottage and the main pool with splash pad is located in phase 1.” – Ian
“Clean little space that has everything you need for a little getaway . Quiet area where you can have a sound night of sleep and a quick walk to rice lake. Town of Keene isn’t far and there are other beaches in area to go to.” – Jadranka
“Mari's place was super clean. It's not right on the lake (Phase 1), but you can still just make out the lake in the distance. Mari provides quick and clear communications leaving you at ease. The small movie library was a great touch!” – Mohammed

#11 Ostrander's 3-Bedroom Cottage On Rice Lake

6 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $270 per night, airbnb.com

Witness amazing sunset views over Rice Lake and click away as you take pictures to your heart’s content. Jump to the water for a good swim, or go paddling or canoeing if you prefer. Whatever you do, make the best of a wonderful lakeside vacation in this well-appointed cottage for six where you and your family will make everlasting memories.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Welcome to our traditional summer cottage! ➤ 3 bedroom private cottage, yard and shore with dock. ➤ Friendly, well behaved pets are welcome. ➤ Large eat-in kitchen and bright comfortable living room.”

Amenities

Wifi | TV | Essentials | Heating | Iron | Laptop-friendly workspace | Ethernet connection | Piano | Hot water | Outlet covers | Children’s books and toys | Free parking on premises

Guest Reviews

“Nice stay on a quiet lake. Caron was very responsive and checked in various times to ensure everything was going good. Would recommend.” – Meg
“Great location for a good price!” – Emma
“Caron’s cottage was an amazing stay! It was clean and cozy inside, and had a great outdoor area for both lounging and fun. The kayaks, canoe, and swing-ball game were definitely a plus…” – Robyn
“We loved how close the cottage was to the lake. You can see and feel the lake throughout your stay. Caron was a wonderful host.” – Ajitha
“We loved the private outdoor spaces of this cottage, including two decks to enjoy the sun and eat outside on, the water access and boats provided, and the campfire.” – Sharon

#12 Executive Lofts! Downtown

4 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $140 per night, airbnb.com

When it comes to staying in the heart of Peterborough with style and at a bargain price, few can compete with this loft. Its location couldn’t be more convenient, its New York industrial style couldn’t be more appealing and its beds couldn’t be more comfortable. If you and a couple of friends are looking for a place to crash after a night out in town over the weekend, this is the place to book.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Welcome to this new executive New York style loft apartment! This stunning loft suite is one of a kind and located in the Heart of Peterborough's downtown core. This historic building has been completely renovated and restore with large custom mahogany windows, quartz counter tops, 14′ ceilings, fully loaded kitchen, exposed brick/beams and duct work. Steps to local cafe district, restaurants, pubs, parks and lake!”

Amenities

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

Guest Reviews

“Al's place was nice and clean. I enjoyed my extended stay here and it had everything I needed to be comfortable. Also close to lots of food options.” – Danielle
“The loft condo is really beautifully designed with lots of space for 4 guests. We really liked the industrial design and being downtown is great, with walks to the river front during the good weather especially delightful.” – Penny
“This beautifully appointed and equipped loft is in the ideal location to experience the best Peterborough has to offer. There is something for everyone from one of a kind shops, a large variety of independent eateries, coffee shops and pubs to easy access to walking and biking trails.” – Christine
“This was the perfect place for a little getaway with my partner! The location was perfect if you wanted a downtown experience; within walking distance of local restaurants, bars, corner stores, and cafes.” – Kerri
“Such a great place! It was great to drop off the car for the weekend, and have everything within walking distance. The loft was incredibly clean, and had everything we needed!” – Katie

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