Best known for its stunning white-sand beach, Fort Myers also boasts a slew of outstanding restaurants, professionally designed golf courses, and famous outlets and shopping malls. The city is brimming with natural scenery and walking trails and has become increasingly popular for its deep-sea fishing opportunities.
If you’re planning a trip to this spectacular Gulf Coast city, check out our list of the best Airbnbs in Fort Myers, Florida. To ensure that these recommendations will meet even the highest standards, all of the rentals listed are hosted by superhosts – hosts with a proven track record of providing outstanding hospitality. They all also offer complimentary Wi-Fi and TV, making them well suited for all of your indoor entertainment and work-from-home needs.
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Private House Rental With a Pool
If you’re looking for a private vacation rental in a quiet residential neighborhood, this cozy house for rent in Fort Myers is the Airbnb for you.
The spacious interior boasts high-end furnishings, modern finishes, and tranquil shades of gray and blue, so you can enjoy a restful stay in style. Furnished with one king-size bed, one queen-size bed, and one single bed, the three-bedroom, two-bathroom house can accommodate up to five guests. The entire home is brimming with modern amenities, including a convenient laundry closet, luxurious oversized showers, and brand-new appliances in the full kitchen. There is plenty of open space in the comfy common areas for the whole group to hang out and dine together, and when you’re ready to relax, feel free to lounge under the glass atrium on the pool deck, where you can enjoy a refreshing dip surrounded by tropical foliage.
Located just around the corner from fine dining and high-end shopping opportunities, the home is also just 20 minutes away from the beach and 25 minutes away from the airport.
Historic Downtown Retreat
Originally constructed in 1910, this historic guest suite is one of the most charming Airbnbs in Fort Myers.
The recently renovated interior is super-stylish and fully equipped with convenient amenities like a Smart TV and Bluetooth speakers. Sleeping up to four guests, the homey suite features one bedroom with a queen-size bed and one bedroom with a single bed and a desk. There is also a private full bathroom in the apartment as well as a well-equipped kitchenette and a dining table. Feel free to chill out in the spacious and cozy living room or step onto the private deck for some fresh air and sunshine.
Nestled in the heart of downtown, the guest suite is within walking distance of popular restaurants, shops, and entertainment venues.
Named for its elevated position on the second floor of a charming carriage house, this sunny guest suite is truly one of a kind.
The bright yellow facade and front lawn filled with palm trees welcome you inside, where you’ll find soothing pastel walls and a subtle tropical theme. Perfect for solo travelers and couples, the studio space is furnished with one queen-size bed and offers one private full bathroom. Although the guest suite is small, it is not lacking in convenient modern amenities like a television, a minifridge, a microwave, an electric kettle, and a Keurig coffee maker. Guests also have access to the property’s luscious green yard and enchanting tropical landscape.
Nestled in the historic neighborhood of Dean Park, this historic Fort Myers Airbnb is just a short walk north of downtown.
Private Country Getaway
This relaxing rental house in Fort Myers is nestled within a charming nature preserve and makes the perfect stay for small groups interested in a peaceful retreat.
The spacious studio guesthouse is furnished with one queen-size bed and one set of bunk beds and can easily accommodate up to four guests. The space is super-cozy and well equipped with a dedicated deskspace and a full kitchen with stainless-steel appliances. There is also a large wooden dining table and a convenient utility closet with a stacked washer and dryer, and guests can enjoy free RV parking on the property. On the side of the house, you’ll find a partially covered porch with a patio table and a grilling station, and the large grassy yard makes the perfect scenery for a relaxing day spent outdoors.
The secluded three-acre property is super-peaceful and private but still just a short drive away from downtown attractions. Perfect for nature lovers, the area is brimming with opportunities for outdoor adventures, including hiking and kayaking.
Pink Bungalow in Dean Park
Make the most of your time in the Sunshine State with a cheerful stay in this sunny cottage near downtown Fort Myers.
The bright pink bungalow boasts a stunning exterior and an equally impressive interior that features brand-new amenities, picturesque windows, and opulent crystal chandeliers. Every room in the house is illuminated by warm rays of natural light, and each of the two bedrooms is furnished with a super-comfy queen-size bed. The home also comes with a cozy living room with an indoor fireplace, a formal dining area, and a gourmet full kitchen with stainless-steel appliances. There is a private full bathroom with turquoise walls and a luxurious rain shower, and additional amenities include a dishwasher and a washer and dryer. With a lush tropical yard and a private sun room with a hot tub, this is certainly one of the best Fort Myers Airbnbs for a relaxing getaway.
What’s more, the home is conveniently located within walking distance of the Downtown River District and a public boat ramp.
Quaint Guest Suite Near Downtown
Spend your stay in a picturesque neighborhood with this private guest suite around the corner from Edison Country Club.
Perfect for a solo retreat or a romantic couple’s getaway, the studio space features a private entrance and a large bathroom with essential toiletries provided. Bright colors, bold decorations, and lively indoor plants add a ton of character to the cozy interior, which is furnished with a queen-size bed and a small glass dining table. There is also a convenient minifridge and a coffee bar, and the suite is separated from the main home by a large garage, making it super-quiet and private.
This charming Airbnb in Fort Myers is just a short drive away from downtown and offers easy access to plenty of popular restaurants and hangout spots.
Charming Downtown Carriage House
This historic Fort Myers Airbnb is nestled above a garage in the lovely Dean Park Historic District.
The impressive guest suite is completely updated, super-private, and fully equipped with the best modern comforts. Vintage pieces like a twinkling chandelier and a charming armchair act as a nod to the rich history of the renovated interior, and the modern full kitchen makes the space perfectly suited for longer stays. Ideal for solo travelers and couples, the one-bedroom suite offers a queen-size bed and a private full bathroom with a gorgeous stained-glass window. Guests also have access to the property’s glistening private pool, which is completely surrounded by bright-colored flowers and tropical foliage. Additional amenities include free parking and an outdoor shower.
From this rental, you can enjoy a short stroll to the bustling Fort Myers River District, drive down palm tree-lined roads to the idyllic shorefront, or just admire the incredible historic architecture that Dean Park is famous for.
Botanical Garden Penthouse
Easily one of the most idyllic vacation rentals in Fort Myers, this second-floor apartment is completely surrounded by the natural beauty of Southwest Florida.
Furnished with a luxurious queen-size bed, the beautifully appointed bedroom ensures a peaceful night’s rest, and the rental comes with 1.5 sparkling-clean bathrooms. Just as impressive is the luxurious living room, which boasts a cozy indoor fireplace with an antique mahogany mantel. Guests also have access to a full kitchen with granite countertops and an in-unit washing machine, and there is a formal dining space for enjoying meals in. Outdoor space includes a shared saltwater pool and a private wrap-around porch overlooking a 2.5-acre park. The porch also comes with a relaxing hot tub, and the property is endowed with a private pond that enhances the idyllic natural scenery.
Located near the Six Mile Cypress Slough Preserve, this little slice of paradise offers a magical atmosphere with unrivaled natural scenery. There is a family-friendly park nearby as well as several fantastic restaurants and shopping centers.
Tiny House in a Friendly Neighborhood
If you’re interested in renting a house in Fort Myers with a charming ambiance and an affordable price tag, look no further than this sunny guest home in a quiet neighborhood.
Furnished with a comfy queen-size bed, the rental is perfect for a solo traveler or a couple, and a travel crib will be provided for any guests traveling with children. The interior is tastefully decorated with calming pastels and a subtle beach theme, and the space is equipped with a private full bathroom, a minifridge, and a microwave. There is also a small dining table and a desk, and the tiny house even makes room for a tall dresser where you can store your belongings. With a charming bench swing, plenty of brightly colored flowers, and green foliage, the charming outdoor space really sets this rental apart from the competition. The home is also just a stone’s throw away from a lovely family park, making this the perfect Fort Myers Airbnb for anyone traveling with children.
Additional nearby attractions include the famous McGregor Boulevard, the Fort Myers Country Club Golf Course, and plenty of locally owned and chain restaurants. The vibrant attractions of downtown are also nearby, and the rental comes with two bikes in case you’re interested in exploring the neighborhood.
Relaxing Fort Myers Houseboat
Few short-term rentals in Fort Myers offer the unique experience of this floating houseboat.
Furnished with two twin-size beds and a futon, the rental is surprisingly spacious and even comes with a cozy dining nook that converts into an extra sleeping area. There is a full bathroom and a fully stocked kitchen on board, and additional amenities include a TV and a fun selection of games for indoor entertainment. The boat also comes with a furnished deck where you can spend the day fishing or just relaxing on the water, and guests have access to the marina’s swimming pool, laundry facilities, and full bathrooms.
The marina also offers four different restaurants, a yoga studio, and paddleboard rentals, but the boat is conveniently tucked away from all of the noise and offers a super-peaceful stay on the water.
Spacious Villa Apartment
Encompassing the entire first floor of a large tropical villa, this private vacation rental is one of the best Airbnbs in Fort Myers for a luxurious stay near downtown attractions.
Top-of-the-line amenities and upscale furnishings make the spacious interior as comfortable as possible, and the rental even comes with shared access to a gorgeous garden and a relaxing spa. There are two bedrooms in the apartment, one with a king-size bed and one with a queen-size bed, and each of the two full bathrooms boasts a luxurious walk-in shower. The combined living room and dining area is surrounded by windows, making the space nice and bright, and there is an enormous full kitchen with modern appliances and warm wooden cabinetry. Perfect for long-term stays, the apartment comes with an in-unit washer and dryer, and guests have access to a romantic covered pergola, complete with evening lights, lounge chairs, and a grill. The spa overlooks the property’s vivid green landscaping and tropical scenery and comes with a relaxing hot tub that is open all year long.
From this incredible Airbnb in Fort Myers, you can easily walk to the best restaurants, shops, bars, clubs, and antique stores in the downtown district.
Cozy Guesthouse on the Water
This blissful beach house rental in Fort Myers is set right on the river and offers stunning views of the city’s downtown area.
The small studio space is beautifully appointed with upscale furnishings and a cozy indoor fireplace, and the rental comes with a private full bathroom and a well-equipped kitchenette. Furnished with a queen-size bed and two cozy recliners, the home is ideal for solo travelers and couples, and guests also have access to a cozy outdoor firepit area overlooking the water.
Nestled on the Caloosahatchee River, the guesthouse is just a stone’s throw away from beaches, parks, and bustling nightlife venues.
Delightful Downtown Retreat
Originally built in 1925, this delightful Fort Myers Airbnb was recently renovated to combine modern comforts and historic charm.
Tasteful beach-themed decorations and convenient amenities abound in the cozy interior, and the rental comes with a stone patio complete with tropical trees and a flowing fountain. Inside, you’ll find a queen-size bed tucked away in a cozy sleeping nook, as well as a small kitchen area with a minifridge and a microwave. The rental also comes with a private full bathroom with a walk-in shower, and there is a small sitting area with a picturesque window that fills the space with natural light. Pets are allowed in the house so you can feel free to bring your furry friends along, and guests are welcome to park for free on the premises.
Just two blocks away from the rental, you’ll find the tranquil Snell Park, where you can admire peaceful sunsets over the water. Plenty of downtown attractions are also within walking distance of the home, and the neighborhood is super-safe and quiet.
Historic Bungalow Near McGregor Boulevard
This vintage vacation home for rent in Fort Myers offers a historic stay with modern comforts and a superb location.
The elegant interior is equipped with antique furnishings and original hardwood floors, and the charming living room comes with a cozy indoor fireplace. Up to three guests can stay in the bungalow, which offers one master bedroom with a queen-size bed and one extra bedroom with a single bed. There is a second sitting area in an open and sunny space with the gourmet full kitchen, which boasts granite countertops and stainless-steel appliances. The formal dining room is decorated by a glistening crystal chandelier, and the rental comes with an outdoor dining table on a screened-in porch. There is also a convenient desk space in case you need to catch up on some work during your stay. Additional amenities include a dishwasher, a washer and dryer, and a sunny back deck with garden views.
In terms of location, this beautiful bungalow is tough to beat. The rental is located just off of the famous McGregor Boulevard, which is bordered by iconic palm trees and the sparkling waters of the Caloosahatchee River.
Vintage Villa With a Pool and Spa
Our last Airbnb in Fort Myers is the perfect choice for large groups of friends and family, or for anyone interested in a super-luxurious stay with completely private facilities.
Up to eight guests can stay in the five-bedroom, three-bathroom home, which comes with private access to a heated pool, a relaxing spa, a fenced-in garden, and two different porches. The elegant interior is filled with modern amenities but still exudes a historic charm reflective of the home’s 1925 construction. Exposed brick accents and upscale furnishings characterize the charming living room, and the gourmet full kitchen and formal dining room make this an ideal choice for long-term stays. Every inch of the home showcases its elegance, and picturesque windows and glass doors make the spacious interior bright and airy.
Located near a busy city avenue, the villa is within walking distance of several restaurants, shops, and entertainment venues. The rental is also on a street filled with plenty of gorgeous historic homes, making this a great stay for anyone interested in the city’s unique architecture.
That concludes our list of the best Airbnbs in Fort Myers, Florida. Whether you’re planning a long-term stay or just passing through, the city is filled with fantastic rental options, and Airbnb is the perfect place to snag a top-rated accommodation.