The 12 Best Airbnbs in Vancouver, British Columbia

July 7, 2020
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If you’re looking for the best Airbnbs in Vancouver, you’ve come to the right place. We combed through thousands of Airbnb listings in Vancouver and the surrounding area to find the homes with the best amenities and the most positive reviews at the lowest prices.

#1 Sub-Penthouse With Spectacular Views In Downtown Core

2 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: Check Prices, airbnb.com

A serene, beautifully decorated apartment with views of downtown and English Bay. With big windows in the living room and bedroom perfect to watch the sunset, and the full operative kitchen with all the utensils you might need, this is the type of place you won't want to leave! Perfect to visit the city with your partner and go tour around! (Listing here)

Here's the description from Airbnb:

“Take in sweeping views of downtown and English Bay through floor-to-ceiling windows of a 550sq foot apartment filled with natural light. Make the most of the building's facilities too, playing pool and table tennis, and sweating it out in the gym and sauna.

Amenities

TV | Wifi | Washer | Dryer | Dishwasher | Heating | Coffee Maker | Hair Dryer | Iron | Gym | Bathtub | Bathroom Essentials

Guest Reviews

“Jenn’s fantastic apartment is absolutely worth staying in Vancouver. Fortunately, you can get everything you need there , can buy necessities you want nearby . ” – Steven
“Gorgeous modern space with an incredible view! The location is perfect, so close to shops, restaurants, and nightlife. Jenn was extremely accommodating and left so many thoughtful touches, making my two month stay in Vancouver amazing.” – Margaret
“Jenn was a fantastic host for my long rental of her apartment. She communicated well throughout my stay. The place itself well decorated and clean, is in a great location, and has amazing views. Would stay again!” – Ben
“Jenn's place was great! My boyfriend and I were visiting Vacouver for the weekend from Toronto and couldn't have stayed at a better place. The location, communication with Jenn and the ease of check in/out was perfect.” – Farah
“We had a really nice stay in Vancouver at Jenn‘s place. The apartment is located very close to everything and at the same time in a safe area (also the parking lot).” – Ingo

#2 Executive Beach House On Alderside With Private Dock

2 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $205 per night, airbnb.com

Stay at this gorgeous beach house with a private dock and amazing views. If you're looking for a place to spend a fun or romantic weekend with your partner this is it! With a private pool, hot tub, and indoor fireplace, good times are guaranteed. (Listing here)

Here's the description from Airbnb:

“Swim in a pool where on one side is a private hot tub and on the other the ocean, making this a truly water-based paradise. Inside, there are soaring ceilings, a fireplace set in a limestone and marble wall, and white oak hardwood floors throughout.“

Amenities

Kitchen | TV | Indoor fireplace | Wifi | Bathroom Essentials | Washer | Bedroom comforts | Dryer | Coffee Maker | Iron | Hair Dryer | Pool

Guest Reviews

“The best Airbnb I ever stayed in, full stop. From the first communication it was seamless, warm and very hospitable. The pictures don’t do the place justice. The suite is wonderfully furnished, fully equipped with anything and everything one would need, and the views are to die for.” – Noha
“Was the perfect place to stay for our vacation to Vancouver! Micheline was an excellent host and went above and beyond to make us comfortable and provide insight as to things to do in Port Moody and Vancouver!” – Matt
“This was our all time favorite Airbnb! The beach house was clean, unique, comfortable and offered so many great amenities! We stayed for our honeymoon and Micheline was so kind and detailed. She even left us with some basic groceries and a bottle of white wine!” – Chelsey
“Stop looking for other places and book here!! We loved our stay and would absolutely return to this location again. We loved the private dock, using the kayak to see seals, swimming in the lake, using the outdoor hot tub, watching the stars at night, and cozying up to the fireplace.” – Angela
“Great weekend! Fantastic views. Very relaxing for a romantic getaway.” _ Jason

#3 Serene Downtown Condo With City And Mountain Views

2 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: Check Prices, airbnb.com

A beautiful condo near Downtown Vancouver with amazing views of the city. With a spacious kitchen with all the utensils you might need, a comfy bedroom, and just minutes away from the heart of the city, this is a great place to book whether you're travelling for work or you're ready to spend a couple of days touring the city! (Listing here)

Here's the description from Airbnb:

“See a mountain range, and catch a glimpse of water, through tall windows in the bedroom and living area. A renovation has resulted in a chic black-and-white kitchen, dimmable LED lights, and warm timber flooring that ties the rooms together.“

Amenities

Gym | Kitchen | Washer | Dryer | Dishwasher | Heating | TV | Wifi | Coffee Maker | Bedroom Comforts | Bathroom Essentials | Hair Dryer

Guest Reviews

“As this was my first trip to Vancouver, Sarah’s place was the best! Since I was in Vancouver for work, Sarah’s place provided the perfect location to the downtown area. It has a short distance to the mall, even a short walk to the groceries, and the location has proven excellent walkability to the English Bay and Stanley Park.” – Olivia
“Sarah’s place is amazing. The accommodation has everything you need. The view is amazing. The decor is beautiful. The location is very central. We lived our stay and felt at home throughout our stay. Sarah is also very helpful and easy to communicate with at all time. Thank you very much for our stay” – Carmen
“This place was in an amazing location and had great places to eat close by. Sarah was super responsive and made it feel very welcoming. Would definitely stay here again.” – Chase
“We had a wonderful stay at Sarah's and I can highly recommend her space. The condo was exceptionally clean, has a good layout for a compact space and large windows that provide fantastic views.” – Terry
“This place is in a great location. The apartment is cozy and has everything you need. Sarah also was very easy to communicate with.” – Mikayla

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#4 Beachfront Loghouse

7 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $700 per night, airbnb.com

A rustic wooden cabin right on the beachfront! With a huge living room, an indoor fireplace, and an attic/hanging out area, this cabin is the perfect place to spend holidays with the family! (Listing here)

Here's the description from Airbnb:

“Indulge in the rustic charm of our beachfront loghome featuring soaring double-height beamed ceilings, wood finishes throughout, a central stone hearth fireplace, an open-plan layout, a loft area with a balcony, and an outdoor dining space.“

Amenities

Wifi | TV | Indoor fireplace | Full kitchen | Coffee Maker | Washer | Dryer | Dishwasher | Heating | Air conditioning | Hair Dryer | Iron

Guest Reviews

“WOW, a log cabin directly across from the beach. An amazing location and an amazing house. Thank you for sharing with us, we loved every minute of it from walking across to Locarno beach to having a bbq in the backyard and enjoying the piano! Beds are super comfy and sheets were glorious!!” – Pretoula
“This place was cozy and comfortable. Hosts were easy to get ahold of. The views and access to the beach are amazing. Being in the kits neighborhood is a nice change to the street clientele downtown. We will be back to stay here again! Thanks Tom and Veronica!” – Nicolas
“What a perfect place to enjoy the area. It’s a beautiful, well equipped log home across from a great beach. Comfy beds, huge bath, bidets and a view of the city across the lovely bay, while sitting by the fireplace. Decks all around the house and a beach with trails just steps away.” – Shavey
“We had another amazing stay at the log house! it is so cozy with the fireplace and looking at the beach, it is definitely a treat to be at this beautiful home. We recommend it to anyone who is looking for beach, coziness and happiness. This place is it !” – Marta
“Nothing short of amazing! Cabin was gorgeous and in a great location. Very close to everything. Super cozy, clean and has everything we needed and more. Hosts were super helpful and attentive when we had questions. It was great place to stay and definitely will look to book here again on our next visit.” – Jenny

#5 Huge, Modern Loft In The Heart Of The City

8 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $250 per night, airbnb.com

Stay at this luxurious loft right in the heart of the city! This place has two stories, huge windows with great views, and a spacious, well-equipped kitchen, simply perfect to stay with either your best friends or book for a family trip to Vancouver! (Listing here)

Here's the description from Airbnb:

“Walk out onto the cozy balcony with a morning coffee and look out at the city. This vast loft boasts floor-to-ceiling windows that flood the space with light. It features high-end appliances, an 8-person dining table, and bedroom privacy curtains.“

Amenities

Gym | Kitchen | Washer | Dryer | Dishwasher | Heating | Bathtub | TV | Coffee Maker | Wifi | Bathroom Essentials | Bedroom comforts

Guest Reviews

“I booked Ina’s loft for my girlfriend and she had a magical stay. Great waking location, beautiful decor! Amazing stay!” – Johan
“It was a very welcoming and homely feel. Very comfortable and we felt right at home Ina was very helpful and came back so quickly to any questions we sent her. Definitely if back in Vancouver will be trying to book this place again.” – Kate
“Ina was great, the location is fantastic and the loft is a great space. Would highly recommend staying here!” – Aidan
“This place is stylish and comfortable. Possibly the best Airbnb experience I ever had! Ina was very responsive, instructions were very clear, lots of small details made this stay very enjoyable. From snacks and espresso coffee to welcome music and bath products , everything was thought of and readily available.” – Nathalie
“Very comfortable loft in a central location of Vancouver. Well equipped and excellent support by owner.” – Salvatore

#6  Historic Home On The Drive

2 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $95 per night, airbnb.com

A chick, stylish home just right Vancouver's Little Italy. With a spacious living room, a comfy bedroom and an equipped kitchenette, this is the type of place you'd rent to spend a romantic getaway with your partner! (Listing here)

Here's the description from Airbnb:

“Wake up and slide back the stained-glass doors and walk in to the open living area. Grind fresh coffee beans and start your day at the framed breakfast bar before taking a rain shower with L'Occitane products. This suite in a newly-renovated character home is designed to reflect a five-star hotel. Enjoy the thoughtfully laid-out space furnished with local art before a short walk to Vancouver's Little Italy or taking the Skytrain for a short trip to downtown.“

Amenities

Washer | Dryer | Dishwasher | Iron | TV | Wifi | Coffee Maker | Hairdryer | Iron | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Kitchenette

Guest Reviews

“Ben and Toby’s place was wonderful, from the ease of booking, the ease of checkin and the beautiful apartment. As a single traveller, I felt safe and welcomed. It is a great location with lots of amenities within walking distance including the Skytrain to get downtown. I loved my stay and will definitely be back!” – Susan
“Beautiful guest home for a couple traveling to Vancouver. The design and decor was tastefully thought out. I particularly lovedthe record player available, and we turned it on almost the entire time we were indoors.” – April
“We had a great stay at Ben’s place. It was spotless, thoughtfully well appointed and comfortable. The bathroom is beautiful and the shower was a dream. Ben was a quick and friendly communicator. We can only hope to find it available again on a future trip to Vancouver because we’d love to stay here again!” – Desiree
“The place is stylish, clean and comfortable. We enjoyed our stay here. Ben also provide us two umbrellas which makes our life easier in the rainy days. Super sweet.” – Daijun
“Ben and Toby's spot was our favorite Vancouver stay so far! Ben was easy to get in touch with and left great contact instructions as he was heading out of town. We really enjoyed the space and proximity to Commercial Drive. We 100% will be checking to see if Ben's place is available the next time we come to Vancouver!” – Brian

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#7 Art Gallery Themed Guest Suite Close To Skytrains

6 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $150 per night, airbnb.com

If you're all about art and unique places, then you're going to love this guest suite! With a bunch of pieces of Takahashi Murakami decorating the walls, and an indoor fireplace to keep you warm, and a cozy bed, plus, a patio to have breakfast, you won't want to leave this house! Great for a small family or to book with your partner and tour around the city. (Listing here)

Here's the description from Airbnb:

“Step into a tranquil retreat just outside the city centre and enjoy Mid-Century Modern furniture made by famous Danish designers such as Finn Juhl and Arne Jacobsen. Furnished with pieces from the 50s and 60s, the unique step-down living area with a marble fireplace leads out to the deck, gardens and views of the East side. Art by the likes of Murasaki and Hirst are exhibited throughout the space in an art gallery theme interior. All the art and furniture are original pieces. The space also features high-class hotel vibes and a 65 inch TV.“

Amenities

Washer | Dryer | Dishwasher | TV | Wifi | Indoor Fireplace | Patio | Hairdryer | Iron | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Coffee Maker

Guest Reviews

“The place was great! Highly recommend if you're looking for a quiet place that's fully-stocked and more. Lots of thoughtful touches throughout the entire stay.” – Jimmy
“Absolutely amazing and tranquil place! The attention to detail is apparent and we were met with the utmost hospitality. If you are a fan of Takahashi Murakami, like I am, you will be happily greeted to a bunch of wonderful pieces by him.” – Inder
“This is an intentional suite with mindful details towards delivering a lovely stay. The art is playful, bright and fun, Asian inspired with bits of North Americana thrown in… clearly it is a carefully curated collection with guests in mind! In particular I love the Beatles art, Peanuts cartoon books and Korean wall art.” – Holly
“This was a great place, very comfortable and clean. The bathroom has a heated floor which was awesome. Everything was great! I would recommend it to anyone. It was also fun that it has a digital piano. The decor was very cool.” – David
“I really enjoyed my stay here. I loved the style and art that adorned this suite. I really appreciated all the little extras around the house for us to use. Beautiful view and space. Will definitely recommend to my friends and would re-book this place again!” – Lorilee

#8 Vintage Guest Loft In Converted Warehouse

2 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $190 per night, airbnb.com

A hip, vintage loft perfect for anyone that loves art and comfort! Fully renovated, with lots of natural light, and a spacious kitchen that flows into the living room, this is the sorta place you can book with your best friend, partner, or just for yourself while you're visiting the city! (Listing here)

Here's the description from Airbnb:

“Discover a charming place to recharge in this unique open-concept apartment. Listen to some music on the gramophone or record player and bask in the solitude of a rustic space with wood beam ceilings, repointed brick, and an industrial atmosphere.“

Amenities

Kitchen | TV | Wifi | Dryer | Dishwasher | Dryer | Heating | Air conditioning | Bathroom Essentials | Bedroom comforts | Hairdyer | Iron

Guest Reviews

“Probably the coolest Airbnb I have stayed in thus far. A must see, Tanya has done an impressive job on this place. There is no way you will be disappointed.” – Steve
“What a great stay! Tanya was very accommodating to my last minute booking and made everything so easy and great for me. The loft was so cool, I love the record player! It was close to the water and I felt safe with the gated courtyard. Loved it!” – Paige
“Tanya’s place was cozy, modern and full of vintage collectables that we really adored. There were 2 guitars around that we had fun playing as we are musical and there’s a fully functioning kitchen. Tanya was quick to reply and the check in was super easy.” – Sunita
“We got married here! It was that beautiful. The wedding was over Zoom and the WiFi was top-notch. This place ranks really highly as one of the top AirBnBs I have stayed at.” – Jason
“Tanya’s place was wonderful! The inside was decorated so artfully and it was very well equipped with every little thing we needed during our stay.” – Morgan

#9 Romantic Break In A Clean Private Space

2 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $70 per night, airbnb.com

Disconnect from the outside world in this spa-like Suite. With a hot tub, a super comfy bed, an indoor fireplace, and a kitchenette, (not to mention the beautiful decor) this place is definitely what you'd want to rent to stay in with your loved one, or just gift yourself some time to relax when in the city! (Listing here)

Here's the description from Airbnb:

“If you have to stay home, stay in this home. Keycode entry means fully accessible without any personal contact. This is a fully sanitized and safe space to retreat. Reconnect with a loved one in a spa bath made for two to a peaceful but stimulating backdrop of live screen art. Delightful snuggle-friendly touches include the bean bag couch in the sunroom and the flickering flames of the bedroom fireplace. Suite was originally designed to be a hospital room so every surface can be sanitized. It is all tile, glass and marble and guaranteed to be completely clean and sanitary.“

Amenities

Kitchenette | Wifi | TV | Hot tub | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Coffee maker | Hairdryer | Iron | Indoor Fireplace | Heating | Air conditioning

Guest Reviews

“Shara’s place was great. It has a real spa feel. The hot tub was awesome! We really enjoyed watching movies on the projector with surround sound. Chairs are unbelievably comfy too. Thanks Shara!” – Harv
“A really amazing place and well deserving of the ‘airbnb plus' status. Had a great stay, as soon as you walk in you get the wow factor. Had so many thoughtful touches. Would have loved to stay longer and will definitely return when in the area.” – David
“By far one of the nicest Airbnbs I have ever stayed at. The bed is the best part I struggled getting out every morning because its way too comfy. Shara was extremely sweet and left a note and some snacks for me. Definitely worth the price you are paying for.” – Savanna
“Great place to stay and very central to everything. The jacuzzi and shower were a highlight and the kitchen was well equipped.” – Katy
“The space is absolutely breathtaking. A sanctuary that I did not want to leave. I highly reccomend this space for a getaway. No luxury hotel in vancouver can compare to the care that went into this suite.” – Marianne

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#10 Luxe High-Rise Apartment With Striking City Views

4 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $3,800 per night, airbnb.com

Prepare to enter a place full of luxury and stunning city views. If you're planning to visit the city with your family, or want to stay in with a couple of friends, this 2 bedroom apartment with an indoor fireplace and spacious common areas is the right fit for you! (Listing here)

Here's the description from Airbnb:

“DOWNTOWN'S FINEST! Live in the most sought after locations in Vancouver! You'll love coming home to this 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom home, perfectly situated on Vancouver's famous shopping mecca of Robson Street. Inside you'll find a tranquil oasis. Sit in a stylish chair in a plush living area with velvety blue accents and floor-to-ceiling windows offering gorgeous views of the city. Dine at a sleek tulip dining table in an open layout, then head to the balcony for an after-dinner cocktail.“

Amenities

Full kitchen | Washer | Dryer | Dishwasher | Indoor fireplace | Iron | Wifi | TV | Hairdryer | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Coffee Maker

Guest Reviews

“We had a great stay! Perfect location, cozy, very well decorated, functional, good quality of linens and towels… after a few days it really felt like home. The apartment looks just like the photos.” – Sueli
“Anne was great from the get go! Super friendly and flexible with check I. And check out, especially since my flight didn’t arrive and leave till around midnight. Very cozy and conveniently located apartment as well!” – Benjamin
“The place was excellent, apartment was very clean, had everything you needed and the host, Anne, was very nice and helpful.” – Amir
“Great location. Close to Stanley park, downtown, and major stores. Clean apartment and complete amenities.” – Peiman
“This is a lovely apartment in an amazing neighbourhood. The view were beautiful. The kitchen is large and well equipped and the apartment is clean and convenient. It was a wonderful experience” – Sharon

#11 Super Spacious, Central Apartment with a Stylish Vibe

4 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $200 per night, airbnb.com

A cozy yet spacious house just minutes away from the heart of the city! With two big bedrooms, a big living room (with a fireplace!), and a nice front porch, this place is great for families traveling to the city. (Listing here)

Here's the description from Airbnb:

“For the contemporary traveler who enjoys simple, modern luxury this city-chic sanctuary boasts a super central location in a serene, tree-lined neighborhood. Yet you will be 5 minutes, or less, from most of the great things that Vancouver has to offer.“

Amenities

TV | Wifi | Washer | Dryer | Dishwasher | Indoor fireplace | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Iron | Coffee Maker | Heating | Hairdryer

Guest Reviews

“The apartment is in such a lovely street and as soon as you walk up to the porch it feels like home! As a family of four it was perfect for us, really spacious and great location. There are nice coffee shops a short walk away and parks for the kids.” – Laura
“Another perfect stay. This home is a lovely place to call home within walking distance to many great shops in Vancouver. I would stay here again in a heartbeat!” – Sarah
“Sparkling clean in a lovely quiet neighborhood close to great amenities. Joanne was a thoughtful host and made us feel very welcome!” – Mandi
“I would totally recommend this apartment. The king size bed was fantastic and so comfortable. The gorgeous character of the house and street and how close it is to everything really made our stay special. Thank you.” – Maxine
“Had a great stay here! It's in a great neighborhood and had everything we could have asked for.” – Wesley

#12 Relaxing Garden Flat In Burnaby

4 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $100 per night, airbnb.com

A beautiful, spacious place that will feel like a home away from home. With rattan decoration, a comfy bedroom, and a kitchen with everything you might need, this is an excellent option for a couple traveling to the city and wanting to meet some friends over! (Listing here)

Here's the description from Airbnb:

“Relax in Adirondack chairs on a backyard patio in the midst of majestic conifers. The inside is decorated in a refreshing style, with a rattan dining room suite, indoor plants, and a photograph of palm trees. Have a long soak in a bathtub before bed.“

Amenities

TV | Wifi | Washer | Dryer | Dishwasher | Iron | Coffee Maker | Bedroom comforts | Bathroom essentials | Hairdryer | Kitchen | Heating

Guest Reviews

“The unit was perfect for our long stay. The place was cozy, clean and well kept. The place was quiet and the bed was comfortable. On top of that, Rachel was a wonderful host. Thanks!” – Thomas
“This was the second time we stayed at Rachel’s and we intend to be there again. It’s a comfortable and clean place, that makes us feel at home, and Rachel is a very nice person.” – Helena
“We had the greatest time and Rachel is an excellent host. The unit is comfortable, clean and tastefully decorated. We'll equipped and close to everything. Will definitely come back!” – Lorena
“Great stay at Rachel's place. Was close to shops and we were able to walk to many places, especially Crystal Mall and Metrotown. Unit was clean, so made for a comfortable stay.” – Betty
“”Very nice and clean place, close to everything but quiet neighborhood, host very responsive, highly recommend” – Mohammad

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