Kyiv, also known as Kiev, is the capital of Ukraine and a popular cultural hot spot in Eastern Europe. Visitors come from around the world to marvel at the city’s dynamic history expressed through its architectural masterpieces and interesting museums. With plenty of parks, lush patches of greenery, and thick surrounding pine forests, the city is also known as one of the greenest destinations in the region, and the Dnieper River offers plenty of opportunities for swimming and boating. The cost of living is relatively low, and the unique architecture and design elements make for some pretty incredible rental options.
If you’re interested in planning a trip to this city, read on for a list of the best Airbnbs in Kyiv. We want to make sure that each of these Airbnbs offers a top-rated stay, so most of the following rentals are presided over by superhosts and some even boast Airbnb Plus status. For those unfamiliar with Airbnb, superhosts are rental owners with a proven history of providing exceptional hospitality, and Airbnb Plus is an exclusive program that highlights exemplary homes verified by in-person inspection. All of these Airbnbs also offer laundry facilities, TV, and high-speed Wi-Fi, making them well suited to all of your indoor entertainment and work-from-home needs.
Elegant Apartment With a Private Spa
The magnificent interior design and luxurious details of this premium apartment rental in Kyiv will have you relaxing like royalty.
Opulent crystal chandeliers hover over high-end furnishings in the spacious living area, which features a lovely indoor fireplace bordered by natural stone and beautifully displayed artwork. The open kitchen boasts brand-new appliances, gorgeous mirrored cabinets, and a small granite-topped breakfast bar. Ideal for solo travelers and couples, the apartment also offers one bedroom with high ceilings, a plush king-size bed, and a beautiful wall of mirrors. Both the living area and the bedroom offer a wall-mounted TV and a bright window draped in elegant curtains. The spacious full bathroom doubles as a private spa, offering an oversized walk-in shower, a relaxing Jacuzzi tub, and a sauna room.
Located in a safe and central area just two minutes away from Khreshchatyk Street, this Airbnb Plus apartment is surrounded by popular restaurants, pubs, and boutiques.
Historic Apartment Overlooking Independence Square
Another beautifully appointed Airbnb in Kyiv boasting Airbnb Plus status, this incredible one-bedroom hideaway is impossible to pass up.
High reflective ceilings make the spacious interior feel even larger than it is, and the open-concept living space is warmed by a modern electric fireplace. Furnished with two cozy gray sofas and a glass dining table, the common areas offer more than enough space to relax, unwind, and even entertain. There is also a wall-mounted Smart TV and an open full kitchen with stainless-steel appliances, and the modern full bathroom comes with a large vanity mirror and a walk-in shower. The bedroom is very well decorated with deep blue and gray tones and comes with a double bed, a wall-mounted TV, and a built-in mirrored wardrobe. Guests also have access to a private patio where they can enjoy their morning coffee and marvel at unobstructed views of Independence Square.
The apartment is in a super-central location and offers easy access to the Independence Square metro station, vibrant bars, antique shops, and traditional local eateries.
Modern Studio in a Historic Building
This comfortable urban hideaway makes the perfect studio space for one or two guests looking to stay in a lively neighborhood.
Decorated with original European artwork, contemporary furnishings, and well-stocked bookshelves, the vibrant interior is spacious and inviting. There is one double bed in a lofted sleeping area with a TV, and the main floor offers soaring high ceilings and is furnished with high-end pieces, including a comfy sofa and a lengthy wooden dining table. There is also a modern full bathroom with a large vanity, a heated towel rack, and a walk-in shower as well as an updated full kitchen with top-of-the-line appliances and sleek white cabinetry. Guests also have access to a private patio and a massive walk-in closet for storing luggage.
Located within close proximity of several restaurants, bars, theaters, and green spaces, this convenient Kyiv Airbnb is just a short stroll away from most major tourist sites, including Independence Square.
Luxury Apartment With Panoramic Views
Planned by a local designer, this 22nd-floor corner apartment is filled with designer details and surrounded by breathtaking city views.
In the open-concept living area, a long breakfast bar separates the sleek and modern full kitchen from the cozy living area, and industrial-style light fixtures illuminate the space. Panoramic floor-to-ceiling windows allow you to admire both beautiful architecture and refreshing green spaces, and the cozy indoor fireplace and projector make for the perfect movie night. The apartment can comfortably accommodate up to four guests with one private bedroom with a queen-size bed and one double bed in the common areas that is separated by a privacy curtain. Guests also have access to a small study with incredible views and a private balcony that can be accessed through the bedroom. The modern full bathroom is impressively equipped with a spa-like rain-style shower room and an in-unit washer and dryer. Additional amenities include a dishwasher and free parking on the premises.
Within walking distance of the apartment, you’ll find two metro stations and two grocery stores. The local farmer’s market is also nearby, as is Ocean Plaza, one of the biggest malls in the city and a hot spot for rooftop pool parties. With Airbnb Plus status, an incredibly comfortable interior, and a convenient location, this is certainly one of the best Airbnbs in Kyiv.
Chic High-Rise Apartment With City Views
Rent an apartment in Kyiv that offers a high-end style and generous space with this glamorous flat in the heart of the city.
With a sumptuous emerald green sofa, a cow-print carpet, and striking black exposed brick accents, the open-concept living room looks like it was pulled from the pages of an interior design catalog. A full wall of floor-to-ceiling windows illuminates the space, which also offers a modern kitchen with stainless-steel appliances and an eccentric light fixture hanging above a dining table. Suited for one or two guests, the apartment offers one bedroom with a king-size memory foam bed and a desk that faces a wall of bookshelves and a window overlooking the city. The bedroom is separated from the rest of the apartment by a glass wall and a privacy curtain and comes with access to a private furnished balcony. There is also one half bathroom and one full bathroom with a large walk-in shower, and additional amenities include free parking on the premises and an elevator in the building.
In addition to the furnished balcony, the outdoor space includes a shared playground. Situated in a high-rise apartment building in the city center, this Kyiv Airbnb is perfect for guests interested in the nearby nightlife venues, trendy restaurants, and upscale boutiques.
Brand-New Apartment With a Rooftop Garden
Another fashionable vacation rental in Kyiv with sprawling city views, this 24th-floor apartment offers a luxurious getaway with convenient building amenities.
Feel free to kick back and relax in the beautifully appointed living room, which features a cozy indoor fireplace, heated floors, a Smart TV, and a vintage record player. The entire apartment is professionally decorated with eye-catching hanging lights and soft gray and silver décor, and the spacious interior is suited for up to three guests. The bedroom comes with a king-size bed, a private enclosed balcony, and its own Smart TV, making it perfect for a couple. A third guest can crash on the large sectional sofa in the living room, and the extravagant full kitchen offers enough space for everyone to cook and dine. High ceilings, illuminated cabinets, and sumptuous throws add to the sophisticated ambiance, and the full bathroom comes with a walk-in shower, a heated towel rack, heated floors, and a washer and dryer.
Set in a high-end elevator building in central Kyiv, the apartment also comes with access to a gym and a rooftop terrace.
Designer Apartment on a Secluded Hillside
This modern studio Airbnb in Kyiv allows you to spend your vacation surrounded by lush greenery and still offers easy access to the city center.
The interior is decorated with light colors, hand-painted artwork, and designer furnishings, and guests have access to a private balcony surrounded by trees. The double bed is in a cozy nook with a privacy curtain, and the sofa transforms into an extra bed that can sleep an additional two children or one adult. Perfect for a couple or a small family interested in a peaceful and private retreat, the apartment also comes with a Smart TV, an updated full kitchen with a breakfast bar, and a modern full bathroom with a walk-in shower.
Perched on a hill and surrounded by trees, the apartment is tranquil and quiet but still within walking distance of several upscale bars and restaurants. The flat is located on the fourth floor of a non-elevator building and is therefore not an ideal choice for guests with accessibility needs.
Luxurious Two-Floor Apartment
With a spacious two-level design and a convenient location near Independence Square, this short-term rental in Kyiv makes an ideal home away from home for a solo traveler or a couple.
On the first floor, you’ll find the living room, the full kitchen, and the full bathroom. Bright colors, shiny finishes, flowers, and incense make the space cheerful and inviting, and there are plenty of comfy seating options for relaxing and watching TV. The large full bathroom is decorated with green tiles and comes with an in-unit washer and a large soaking tub. Furnished with one double bed, the spacious bedroom area can be accessed by a spiral staircase and features several large windows and a ton of open space. One additional guest can sleep comfortably on the cozy sofa downstairs.
Located right next to St. Michael’s Cathedral, the apartment is in the perfect position to explore the city and admire its beautiful architecture.
Newly Renovated Kyiv Airbnb With Superb Views
This simple and elegant one-bedroom apartment boasts a bright interior and a full selection of brand-new amenities.
Up to three guests can stay in the apartment, which is furnished with one double bed and one comfy sofa bed. The bedroom, the living area, and the kitchen are all in separate spacious rooms, making the stylish interior equally cozy. Minimalist décor and hanging chandeliers add an elegant touch to the comfortable lounge areas, and the kitchen and bathroom are equipped with sparkling-clean and up-to-date facilities.
With large windows throughout the home and a private balcony overlooking Arena City, the apartment offers incredible surrounding scenery. Guests can enjoy easy access to the main tourist sites on Khreshchatyk Street and some of the city’s most popular bars, restaurants, and nightlife venues.
Contemporary Studio Apartment in a Quiet Courtyard
For an eco-friendly stay with hotel-style amenities, check out this spacious studio just outside of the city center.
The apartment is situated on the 15th floor of a private building with a beauty salon, a massage parlor, and 24-hour security. Sleek wooden finishes and colorful accent pieces abound in the vibrant interior, and the efficient studio layout is perfectly suited for one or two guests. The full kitchen is equipped with everything you’ll need to whip up a gourmet meal, and there is also a small dining table and a fun hanging chair in the corner. The living area is partially separated by a shelved partition, and the bed can be found in a cozy nook next to a large window. The unique wooden finishes continue in the modern full bathroom, which offers a walk-in shower, and an in-unit washer. There is also a fun entertainment area equipped with board games, a hookah, and a minibar.
With a tranquil surrounding courtyard and a beautiful park nearby, this is one of the best Kyiv Airbnbs for a relaxing retreat that still offers easy access to the city center.
Stylish Apartment in a Brand-New Residential Complex
Breathtaking elegance and industrial accents combine in this uniquely styled Airbnb in Kyiv.
The rental comes with access to a quiet courtyard and free underground parking, and long-term stays are welcome. Up to four guests can stay in the one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment, which is furnished with a king-size bed and a sofa bed. The focal point of the space is a large bay window in the living room, which illuminates the pastel details of the spacious interior. There is also a full kitchen with light blue cabinets and marble countertops, and the romantic bedroom offers a designer bed frame, an orthopedic mattress, and luxurious heated floors.
The complex is set in a walkable neighborhood in the center of the city with plenty of shops and restaurants nearby. Popular attractions like Mariinsky Park, the Pirogovo Open-Air Museum, and the Motherland Monument are also just a short stroll away.
Custom Studio Near Olympic Stadium
This studio vacation apartment for rent in Kyiv combines the comfort and convenience of a hotel with the privacy and amenities of your own home.
The interior is characterized by hand-made décor, custom furnishings, and beautifully designed high ceilings. Equipped with one full bathroom and furnished with one queen-size bed and one sofa bed, the space is ideal for solo travelers and couples but can accommodate small families and groups of up to four guests. The apartment also comes with a small dining table, a few cozy window seats, and separate kitchenette, and guests have access to a washer and dryer in the hallway of the apartment building. The best part of the rental is the private balcony, which is furnished with a quaint patio set and overlooks a tranquil little courtyard.
Gulliver Shopping Center and Khreshchatyk Street are within walking distance of the apartment, and there is a metro station nearby that you can take anywhere in the city.
Beautiful Apartment in a Prime Location
In an exclusive neighborhood in the heart of Kyiv sits this magnificent one-bedroom apartment rental.
With shiny gold accents, designer wall art, and unique modern light fixtures, the beautifully appointed interior offers a high-end ambiance ideal for solo travelers and couples. The gourmet full kitchen is equipped with stainless-steel appliances and vibrant blue cabinetry, and the bedroom is separated by a glass wall and a privacy curtain. There is also a large full bathroom with an in-unit washer and dryer, and additional amenities include an in-building elevator and free parking on the premises. The private balcony can be accessed from both the living room and the bedroom and offers unobstructed views of the unique and colorful architecture that Kyiv is known for.
Set in the very center of the city, this Kyiv Airbnb is surrounded by antique shops, galleries, restaurants, markets, and several famous old churches.
High-End Rental in the City Center
Nearing the end of our list is a modern rental apartment in Kyiv with rustic details and a minimalist interior design.
Neutral-toned décor, exposed brick accents, and marble floors combine in the spacious and cozy living room. Ideal for two or three guests, the one-bedroom apartment is furnished with a memory foam queen-size bed and a convenient sofa bed. There is also a fully equipped modern kitchen and a luxurious full bathroom with a marble walk-in shower. Next to the kitchen, you’ll find a lovely array of bar-style seating set against a large window overlooking the surrounding greenery. Feel free to relax and enjoy the view as you dine in or catch up on some work. Additional amenities include an in-building elevator and free parking on the premises.
The apartment is tucked away in a green courtyard but sits just steps away from vibrant bars, cafés, and main shopping streets.
Tranquil Studio on Taras Shevchenko Park
Our last Airbnb in Kyiv would make a fantastic romantic getaway or a very classy stay for a solo adventurer.
The designer interior was recently renovated with careful attention to every detail. Bright white finishes and pastel accents add to the regal atmosphere, and high-end furnishings ensure maximum comfort. Small but efficient, the space makes room for a comfy sitting area with a TV as well as an updated full kitchen with pastel cabinetry and a breakfast bar. On the other side of the apartment, you’ll find the plush double bed and the luxurious full bathroom. Additional amenities include a dishwasher, a washer and dryer, and complimentary plush robes. Guests can also enjoy the convenient option of self check-in at any time, day or night.
The surrounding greenery of the park makes this rental a great choice for a central stay that is both quiet and convenient. Within walking distance of the apartment are several cafés surrounding the park, delicious local eateries, museums, opera houses, and more.
There you have them, the best Airbnb rentals in Kyiv. No matter how you choose to spend your time in this engrossing capital city, you’re in for a fabulous adventure.