The state of Indiana is a great place to visit for its versatile cities and endless opportunities for outdoor adventure. From state parks and historic sites to popular sporting events and excellent cuisine, Indiana has something for everyone.
With so many rentals to choose from, it can be difficult to narrow down the best places to stay. To help you find the perfect rental, we’ve created this list of the best Airbnbs in Indiana. We want to make sure that these Airbnbs are the best of the best, so all of the rentals listed are presided over by superhosts – hosts with a proven track record of providing outstanding hospitality.
Historic Hideaway Near Lake Monroe
Built in 1872, this former church has been fully modernized and turned into a unique studio Airbnb in Indiana. Original décor from the home’s interesting history gives the rental a ton of character and rustic charm. This impressive Airbnb was named one of the best in the country by Condé Nast.
The studio features a king-size bed that can sleep two guests. In the living room, there is a cozy sofa, a Smart TV, and a designated work space furnished with a table once used in the church. The bright common space leads into the chef’s kitchen, which boasts high-end stainless-steel appliances and a lengthy breakfast bar. There is also a luxurious full bathroom with a tile shower, a full-size washer and dryer, Wi-Fi, and central heating and air-conditioning. Another unique feature of this vacation rental in Indiana is the vintage arcade table loaded with 60 different retro games.
This historic Airbnb is steps away from the Fairfax State Recreation Center, where you can enjoy a plethora of outdoor activities in and around Lake Monroe. And if you’re interested in shopping and dining, downtown Bloomington is just a short drive away.
The Cozy Nest
For a luxurious retreat on the water, check out this cozy lake house for rent in Indiana.
As one of the larger Airbnbs on our list, this lovely, three-bedroom cottage can accommodate up to eight guests. The master bedroom features a king-size bed, a small couch, and stunning views of the lake. The second bedroom offers a queen-size bed, and the third is furnished with two single beds. There is also a full bathroom, a laundry room, and a full kitchen with modern décor and high-end appliances. The spacious living room offers a large blue sectional facing a wall-mounted Smart TV, and the dining room has a wooden table with enough seats for four guests. Additional amenities include Wi-Fi, air-conditioning, complimentary toiletries, and a dishwasher.
Located on a hill overlooking Cedar Lake, this Indiana Airbnb offers its guests beautiful views and plenty of outdoor activities. Most notably, you will have access to a private hot tub, a kayak, a paddleboat, and a canoe. You can also enjoy wildlife spotting on the deck, hiking through the preserve across the road, or enjoying an evening barbecue with the outdoor grill.
Grain Bin Retreat on Eagle Lake
Formerly used as a grain bin, this two-story structure has been fully modernized and converted into a comfortable living space ideal for a peaceful getaway. The grain bin is connected to the host’s home, although it is a completely private space with a separate entrance.
On the main floor, you’ll find a large living area with a TV, a small dining table, an indoor fireplace, and two twin-size beds for accommodating larger parties. This floor also has a full bathroom and a kitchenette furnished with a microwave, a minifridge, a griddle, an air fryer, and an electric cooktop. The second floor boasts a large bedroom with a king-size bed and a futon, allowing the rental to accommodate up to six guests. The bedroom is very bright and spacious with large windows and a skylight above the bed. There are a number of modern amenities, including Wi-Fi, air-conditioning, and keyless entry.
This unique Indiana Airbnb sits in the middle of Amish Country and provides its guests with immediate access to Eagle Lake. Outside you’ll find a screened area with a firepit and a bench swing for relaxing evenings in the fresh air. You will also be steps away from the lake where you can rent a kayak and a lake float or just spend the day swimming and fishing.
Cabin on the Ridge
This vacation cabin for rent in Indiana is located in a private country setting close to many local attractions, including Belterra Casino Resort, Kentucky Speedway, and historic downtown Madison.
The interior boasts high-vaulted ceilings and large windows that let in a ton of natural light. The cabin offers several comfortable amenities, including Wi-Fi, air-conditioning, and a washer and dryer. The open-concept living area offers a brown leather sectional couch, a Smart TV, and a cozy indoor fireplace decorated in stone. There is also a large dining table and a full kitchen with wooden cabinetry and a dishwasher. The main floor is home to a full bathroom and the master bedroom, which is furnished with a queen-size bed. There is an additional full bathroom and a bedroom with a queen-size bed on the second floor, which is available for parties with three or more guests.
The full-length covered porch is a great place to wind down and enjoy the beautiful scenery and surrounding wildlife. If you spend time outside in the evenings, you might also see several horses on the property.
Relaxing Retreat in the Woods
If you’re looking to rent a house in Indiana that offers both wooded seclusion and a central location, check out this cozy cottage in Bloomington.
Characterized by warm tones and wood plank walls, the studio cottage has a queen-size bed that can accommodate one or two guests. There is a well-equipped kitchenette in addition to a brand-new full bathroom with a walk-shower. Guests will be comfortable and entertained with tons of additional amenities, including an outdoor hammock, a firepit, board games, a record player, Wi-Fi, and air-conditioning.
Situated on a 16-acre property, the Airbnb offers access to endless woodlands ideal for exploring. You might also enjoy a bike ride to the nearby Lake Monroe or a short drive to the bustling city life of downtown Bloomington. Whether you’re a nature enthusiast or a city dweller, you’re sure to enjoy your stay in this cozy rental house in Indiana.
Yurt on the Tippecanoe River
For an exciting outdoor adventure, consider this waterfront yurt in Monticello. Steps away from the Tippecanoe River, the yurt is the perfect place for camping, fishing, or just relaxing in nature and enjoying the views.
Furnished with a comfy queen-size bed, this Airbnb in Indiana is ideal for a couple’s retreat or a family vacation. Your host is also happy to rearrange the space and accommodate larger groups with the provision of an additional double bed and two air mattresses. There is a vast outdoor space, great for pitching tents and hosting additional campers. The walls of the yurt roll up to allow for gorgeous views of the lake, and the six-foot round skylight is perfectly suited for stargazing. Although there is no Wi-Fi, the yurt usually offers enough cell service to text.
Outside you’ll find a large wrap-around porch with outdoor furniture and steps that lead down to the river. There is also an outdoor kitchen with a stove, a grill, and cooking supplies, as well as an outhouse and an outdoor hot tub and shower.
Lakewood Cottage on Winona Lake
This modern lake house in Indiana is an ideal choice for groups of friends and family looking for waterfront fun.
The master bedroom is furnished with a queen-size bed, and the second bedroom offers two sets of bunk beds, for a maximum of six guests. There is a full bathroom with a spa-like walk-in shower and a washer and dryer available for guest use. The entire living area is surrounded with windows, providing a bright and airy space with stunning lake views. The space also offers a large dining table, comfy seating in the living room, a Smart TV, Wi-Fi, and air-conditioning. The kitchen boasts high-end stainless-steel appliances, a shiny tile backsplash, and four additional seats at the breakfast bar.
Located in a quiet neighborhood in Warsaw, this Airbnb in Indiana offers the perfect setting for relaxing strolls and quiet bike rides. There is a front deck with patio furniture and a firepit on the lake. The lakefront boasts a soft, sandy shore, great for lounging and swimming. Guests will also have access to two kayaks that come with the property.
The Artist’s A-Frame
Cozy, modern, and convenient, this recently remodeled Indiana Airbnb has it all. The quiet and upscale neighborhood in Madison is the perfect place for a tranquil retreat while still being only five minutes from downtown attractions and 10 minutes from Clifty Falls State Park.
The A-frame home can accommodate up to four guests with a king-size bed in the first bedroom and a queen-size bed in the second. The focal point of the living room is the indoor fireplace nestled in a stunning stone pillar. The addition of a cozy cool-toned couch, new hardwood floors, and a wall-mounted TV create the ideal environment for kicking back and relaxing. The full kitchen offers high-end appliances, granite countertops, a breakfast bar, and a wooden table with enough seats for the whole family. The full bathroom is bright and modern with two sinks and cool-toned decorations. Additional modern amenities include Wi-Fi, air-conditioning, a dishwasher, and a washer and dryer.
Outside you’ll find a large covered patio with outdoor furniture and another set of tables and chairs in the yard. Relax with your morning coffee or an evening barbecue as you observe the peaceful surroundings and varied wildlife. Whether you’re looking for a short-term house rental in Indiana or a place suited for longer stays, this luxurious Airbnb offers all the comforts of home.
Vintage Tiny Home
Check out this tiny house rental in Fort Wayne, Indiana, for a cozy stay amid beautiful farm fields. The renovated shed has been thoughtfully decorated and updated with modern amenities to provide a charming and comfortable accommodation in rural Indiana.
Perfect for a solo traveler or a couple, the shed offers a comfy full-size bed and a well-stocked coffee bar. Guests will also have access to a private full bathroom in the newly constructed garage next door. Your hosts, Dean and Nancy, have earned near perfect reviews for their exceptional hospitality and comfortable rental.
There is a chiminea with firewood provided and Adirondack chairs for relaxing evenings by the fire. Located on a one-acre property, the shed offers the best of both worlds with vast woodlands on one side and beautiful farmland on the other.
Salt Creek Wine Loft
If you’re looking for a house for rent in Nashville, Indiana, within walking distance of all the town’s major attractions, this is the Airbnb for you.
The interior is spacious and well decorated, and the full bathroom and kitchen were recently remodeled and are stocked with convenient supplies. Up to four guests can stay in the loft, which offers a queen-size bed and a sofa bed in the bedroom. There is also a sleeper sofa in the spacious living area. Modern amenities, including TV, Wi-Fi, and air-conditioning, make the space feel like home, and the large desk off the living room makes for a great space for getting some work done.
Located right above Salt Creek Winery in the heart of downtown Nashville, this loft is an ideal choice for wine enthusiasts, artists, and history buffs alike. Guests will find great food, breweries, galleries, and museums just minutes away.
Charming Country Cottage
This charming cottage is ideal for one or two travelers looking for a tranquil retreat in a quiet country setting. The long driveway leading up to the house keeps the cottage private and peaceful, and the modern amenities and cozy accents will make you feel right at home.
The cottage offers an open studio layout with wood planked walls and modern décor. There is a comfy queen-size bed, a wall-mounted Smart TV, and a recently renovated full bathroom with a rain-style walk-in shower. If you need to get some work done, the hosts have thoughtfully provided a foldout computer table, which can also be used for extra counter space. Additional amenities include Wi-Fi, air-conditioning, and a small kitchenette with a sink, a minifridge, and a microwave.
Hoping to rent a cabin in Indiana with a hot tub? You’re in luck. The main highlight of this property is the luxurious outdoor space, which features a hot tub, two Adirondack chairs, a firepit, a hammock, and glistening string lights lining the front porch. The hosts have also started offering outdoor movie screenings. Get cozy on an inflatable sofa, and enjoy a movie projected on a marvelous drive-in style set up. With its unique features and comfortable amenities, this is one of our favorite Airbnbs in Indiana.
Simple Blessings Cabin
Situated on a 16-acre property in the rolling hills of Monroe County, this rental cabin in Indiana offers the perfect environment for a secluded getaway in the woodlands. The cozy Airbnb is located between Nashville and Bloomington, and both towns are a short drive away.
Up to four guests can stay in the cabin, which offers two bedrooms with queen-size beds and 1.5 bathrooms. The brand-new full kitchen has a large copper sink, stainless-steel appliances, granite countertops, and a breakfast bar. You’ll feel right at home in the warm and cozy living room featuring a comfy couch, a stylish cow-print chair, and a seasonal gas log stove. Curl up with a book in the hickory lodge rocking chairs, or just sit and enjoy the scenery with the large, picturesque windows.
As there is no Wi-Fi in the cabin, this is the perfect Indiana Airbnb for those looking to unplug and enjoy the simple pleasures of their surroundings. With 16 acres of woods, books, board games, various local attractions, and a firepit in the backyard, there is plenty to keep you entertained while you take a break from digital distractions.
Silver Moon Retreat
Not many vacation homes offer the tranquil environment and waterfront fun of this cabin rental in Indiana on a lake. Guests of Silver Moon Retreat will have access to a beautifully decorated one-bedroom apartment with a private entrance, as well as a semi-private lake with a large pier.
Up to four guests can stay in the apartment, which is furnished with a king-size bed and a sleeper sofa in the living room. The full bathroom offers a walk-in shower with sliding glass doors, and the fully stocked kitchen supplies a sink, a stove, a refrigerator, and a microwave. The cozy living space features an indoor fireplace nestled in a stone accent wall, and the entire home is thoughtfully decorated with a nautical-inspired style.
Relax and unwind on Lake Annandale or enjoy a campfire in the backyard. The lake is filled with a variety of fish, and your hosts provide fishing rods and tackle. Guests also have free access to a boat, a canoe, and lifejackets.
Log Cabin and Guesthouse on a Pond
As a guest of Peaceful Pines, you’ll have private access to eight acres of woods, a traditional log cabin, and a guesthouse. Both of the houses on the property exude luxury and offer stylish décor and modern amenities, including Wi-Fi, air-conditioning, and Smart TVs.
The main cabin boasts a spacious living area with leather seating and an indoor fireplace. The kitchen has been renovated to add brand-new appliances and an island with a quartz countertop. Four guests can stay in the main cabin, which has two bedrooms with queen-size beds and a recently renovated bathroom with a rock sink vanity and attached laundry room. There is also a wrap-around porch that overlooks the property’s peaceful pond and features a hot tub, a large dining table, a bar top, and glimmering string lights to illuminate the space in the evenings. A screened-in porch with rocking chairs, a sofa, and a coffee table makes for a second outdoor space. Adding to the cabin’s luxurious aura are heated tiles with a stone-like appearance placed throughout the walking areas of the home.
Two more guests can stay in the guesthouse, which sits across the driveway from the main cabin. The bedroom is furnished with a queen-size bed, and the bathroom offers a vessel sink, a window with scenic views, and a brand-new tile shower. There is a retro-style kitchenette with turquoise accents, a minifridge, a microwave, and an electric stovetop. The guesthouse’s living space is as elegant as the main cabin’s, and it also has its own screened porch.
With two separate cabins, luxurious amenities, and breathtaking scenery, this is one of the best Indiana Airbnbs out there.
If you’re looking for a stylish cabin in Nashville, Indiana, with a secluded location but easy access to the town’s attractions, you can’t go wrong with this luxurious rental. Located adjacent to Yellowwood State Forest, this one-bedroom home offers a quiet and peaceful retreat 15 minutes from historic Nashville.
This Airbnb in Indiana is characterized by mid-century modern décor and is a great choice for solo travelers or couples. The bedroom offers a king-size bed and a Smart TV and is lofted above the living area, as is the convenient half bathroom. The main floor boasts a spacious open layout with an additional full bathroom and a full chef’s kitchen. Uniquely, the kitchen features a bright orange stove and refrigerator. The living room offers a vast array of comfortable seating options, a second Smart TV, and sliding glass doors that open onto the back deck.
Step outside, and you’ll be delighted to find matching orange patio furniture, including a couch and a swing. Enjoy the fresh air and beautiful scenery with your morning cup of coffee or warm up by the firepit in the evening.
Whether you’re looking for a luxurious lakefront retreat, a camping adventure, or fun for the whole family, you can’t go wrong with this list of the best Airbnb rentals in Indiana.