Washington DC Airbnb: 15 Of The Best In The City

Wondering which Washington DC Airbnb is perfect for you? With a city filled with over 700,000 people, there are tons of accommodation options.

Here are 15 of the most amazing Airbnb’s in Washington DC.

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Picking the BEST Washington DC Airbnb

Artsy Apartment in Historic Row House

A couple of world travelers host this Airbnb Plus apartment, as can be seen by the international artwork displayed throughout the two-bedroom listing. Fellow travelers will definitely appreciate the décor!

In addition to the global touches, this artsy basement apartment is located in Bloomington. Publications like the Washington Post and the Washingtonian have sung praises about this area’s dining scene and overall vibe.

Basically, this artsy Washington DC apartment is located in the trendiest, most up-and-coming area of the city.

Game-Filled Apartment Perfect for College Students

This bright, bold apartment is perfect for college students.

First, this Washington DC Airbnb is situated right in the heart of Georgetown, the trendiest neighborhood in Washington DC that also happens to be filled with students from Georgetown University.

Within walking distance from this Airbnb, guests can find some of the best restaurants in the city, explore the gorgeous waterfront, and shop until they drop.

Second, the apartment itself is filled with amenities that college students would love. There are classic video games, a dart board, and even a Foosball table!

When coupled with the aesthetic, bold colors accenting the apartment, there’s truly not much more that one could ask for.

Adorable English-Style Apartment in Historic Row House

The hosts of this superhosted apartment certainly have an eye for aesthetics and detail.

Situated along a street filled with colorful, historic homes, this Airbnb listing is filled with thoughtful touches, such as a blue and orange color scheme, cozy workspaces, and even a reserved parking space.

And any DC local will confirm, a parking space is hard to find in such a busy city! Parking in DC can be challenging.

But the interior design isn’t all that this historic row house has to offer. Nearly all of the reviews boast about the basement apartment’s prime location in charming, modern neighborhood of Bloomingdale.

Welcoming, Colorful Apartment Near Dupont Circle

Many of the previous guests of this welcoming Washington DC Airbnb have described it as a place that feels like home.

The smiling yellow color dances around each and every room of the listing. For a moment, guests can imagine what it’d be like to live in a wonderful neighborhood just a few steps from the famous Dupont Circle.

Dupont Circle is a central location in Washington DC, filled with food, drinks, and music. It also happens to be just a few miles from many of DC’s main attractions, including the White House, the Potomac River, and the district’s many monuments.

Brand New Logan Circle Apartment

Many of the apartments in Washington DC are located in historic buildings. While that adds a bit of old-timey charm, it also comes with a couple of issues, like thin walls and creaky floorboards.

In a brand new apartment, like this Logan Circle apartment, those issues are non-existent.

This street-level apartment has many appealing features, including hardwood floors, high ceilings, and a kitchen fit for a professional chef.

Plus, it’s within walking distance of two metro stations, Dupont Circle, delicious restaurants, and convenient grocery stores. With a perfect 5.0 rating, this Washington DC Airbnb has consistently exceeded expectations.

Minimalistic Dupont Circle Apartment

Location, location, location! While this apartment has a lot of things going for it, its location outshines them all.

Within walking distance of this listing, there are countless delicious restaurants, the White House, the Tidal Basin, and several of Washington DC’s iconic monuments.

Dupont is the perfect stop for things to do at night in DC. The nightlife is thriving.

And in case guests want to venture out a little further, the apartment is just a five-minute walk away from the Dupont Circle Metro and a fifteen-minute walk away from the U Street Metro.

Pristine, Modern Apartment in Bloomingdale

Between the natural light and the minimalist, yet stylish décor, this one-bedroom apartment in Bloomingdale feels like the perfect place to stay during a trip to the city – and past guests agree.

With over 100 reviews so far, this listing has a perfect five-star rating, with many previous guests saying that they wish they could give it six stars!

As for transportation, a parking space is provided, the metro is nearby, Uber and Lyft are always in the area, and walking is still doable. Basically, guests can get to just about any destination in the city without any hassle at all.

Adorable Penthouse in Downtown DC

The host of this DC Penthouse put a lot of thought into what his guests would like during their stay.

From a Tempur-Pedic mattress to an easy check-in and check-out process to little decorative touches of DC, the previous guests of this Washington DC Airbnb had no complaints.

There are two main highlights to this listing: the location and the patio.

Situated right in the middle of downtown DC, guests don’t have to travel far to reach anything they are looking for, including the White House, Dupont Circle, and the National Mall.

And the huge patio gives guests a stunning view all of these great sites.

Contemporary Apartment Near the US Capitol

 The host of this contemporary apartment brought in one of the best DC interior designs to decorate the place, and it shows.

Between the glass tables and burnt orange accent walls, this apartment is aesthetically pleasing and luxurious.

Combine the interior design with the prime location and this listing becomes almost irresistible. Located just a few blocks away from the U.S. Capitol and the National Mall, guests at this apartment are sure to be satisfied.

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Inviting, Cleanly Apartment in Mount Pleasant

Nearly every review of this apartment in Mount Pleasant praises the cleanliness of this listing.

Many state that the apartment looks just like the staged photos! As a matter of fact, quite a few said that this inviting accommodation was the best Airbnb that they’ve ever stayed at.

The high praises from past guests about cleanliness and safety are great selling points, and so is the location.

Situated in Mount Pleasant, this apartment is a fifteen-minute walk from the Smithsonian’s National Zoo and a few metro stops away from just about every other major sight in Washington DC.

Cute and Cozy S Street Loft

As guests look at the interior of this S Street loft, the first word they’ll think of is “cozy.” Between the fuzzy pillows, soft rugs, and natural lighting, coziness just exudes from this Washington DC Airbnb.

Located on S Street, this loft is centrally located between all of the best things to do in Washington DC. The Smithsonian’s National Zoo, Dupont Circle, and the National Mall are just a couple of metro stops away!

Sleek, Modern Apartment Near Many DC Attractions

The hosts of this Washington DC Airbnb decided to completely renovate it, so their guests could have an even better experience in their ideally located DC apartment.

Now this sleek, modern apartment showcases a classy, neutral color palette while still retaining its prime location.

From this apartment, guest can walk or take the metro for just a few stops to reach the Smithsonian’s National Zoo, the White House, the National Mall, and the U.S. Capitol Building.

Pretty much any Washington DC attraction is just a few miles away from this amazing Airbnb.

An Inviting Row House Apartment with a Fireplace

Many Airbnbs in Washington DC offer the same sorts of amenities: WiFi, a kitchen, and heating.

But this row house basement apartment offers a little something special: a fireplace. This fireplace is perfect for warming up on those cold DC nights. Maybe make a cup of decadent hot chocolate.

This Airbnb listing is also just a couple blocks from a metro station, Chinatown, and the Washington DC Convention Center.

Family-Friendly Mount Pleasant Studio

This Airbnb in Washington DC is great for families with young kids.

This studio sleeps four guests and has a bunch of small touches that are sure to put a smile on little ones’ faces. This will make your Washington DC with kids trip a breeze.

With games, a chalkboard, and a “PLAY” sign, any kid is sure to feel at home in this Mount Pleasant studio.

As if that weren’t enough, the location of this Airbnb listing is also kid-friendly. It’s actually just steps away from the Smithsonian’s National Zoo. And if guests feel like exploring a little more of the city, there are two metro stations within one mile of the studio.

Restored, Historic Townhouse in Bloomingdale

The hosts of this historic home recently restored the property, so now it has the charming touches of old and the elegant touches of today.

Guests can enjoy both the original skylights and the newly renovated kitchen. One of the biggest perks of this Washington DC Airbnb is the fact that it can sleep six guests! Most listings in the district can only sleep two to four guests, so six guests is a rarity!

As with many of the other amazing Airbnbs on this list, this townhouse is located in the trendy Bloomingdale area.


Welcome to OhMyDC! Creator, Nicole Sunderland has lived in the Washington, D.C. area for just over 15 years taking in all the information of the city to share with you. From insider tips and tricks, hotels, restaurants, itineraries, activities, and more!