Montgomery, the capital city of Alabama, is a must-stop destination for your trip down south. Known as the birthplace of the Civil Rights Movement, the city boasts a slew of unique historic attractions that you won’t want to miss. From the Rosa Parks Library and Museum to the Civil Rights Memorial, a piece of American history lies around every corner. Visitors can also enjoy a host of family-friendly attractions, including the Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts and the Montgomery Zoo. Take a stroll along the Alabama River, visit the State Capitol building, or check out some of the popular restaurants in the downtown area. No matter what brings you to Montgomery, you’re sure to enjoy your time in this historic city.
To help you find the perfect accommodation for your trip, we’ve curated this list of the best Airbnbs in Montgomery, Alabama. We want to ensure that these Airbnbs are outstanding and consistently well rated, so all of the rentals listed are presided over by superhosts – hosts with a proven track record of providing exceptional hospitality. Each listing also features essential modern comforts, including Wi-Fi and air-conditioning.
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Historic Cottage Hill House
First on our list is a historic house rental in Montgomery within walking distance of downtown attractions.
The stylish home features colorful walls, rustic wood doors, and antique furnishings, and the space can accommodate up to six guests. There are 1.5 bathrooms and three bedrooms furnished with two queen-size beds and a set of twin bunk beds. The cozy living room offers elegant artwork, an indoor fireplace, and a TV. Enjoy meals at home with a spacious full kitchen and a separate formal dining area. Additional amenities include a washer and dryer, a dishwasher, a front yard with a porch and a fountain, and a back deck.
Located in the desirable neighborhood of Cottage Hill, the home is just a few minutes away from Maxwell Air Force Base and the National Memorial for Peace and Justice. Guests can also take a short stroll to nearby restaurants, bars, museums, and the beautiful Riverfront Park.
Charming Craftsman Family Home
Built in 1928, this historic house for rent in Montgomery boasts modern amenities and original details.
The space is ideal for families with small children and offers a separate bedroom with a toddler bed and a crib. The master bedroom is furnished with a king-size bed, and the third bedroom offers a queen-size bed. The spacious living room features a TV, an indoor fireplace, and several comfortable seating options, including a large sofa that makes for another cozy place to sleep. There is a large kitchen with stainless-steel appliances, a full bathroom, and a separate dining room that also offers a dedicated workspace. Enjoy the crisp Alabama air on the covered front porch, which is furnished with patio chairs, a swing, and a hammock. Out back you’ll find another furnished porch and a yard with a firepit.
This Montgomery Airbnb is situated in the Capitol Heights district, which is made up of peaceful streets and offers a local park that hosts a ton of fun events.
Treetop House in Cottage Hill
Another fantastic Airbnb in Montgomery is this completely private apartment on the second floor of a beautiful Victorian home.
With soaring ceilings, an updated interior, and a classic design, this rental is a great choice for any group or family. Up to six guests can stay in the apartment, which offers one full bathroom, one bedroom with a queen-size bed, and two bedrooms with double beds. As a fully self-sufficient apartment, there is also a spacious full kitchen and a separate dining room. Kick back and relax in the stylish living area, which offers light-colored décor and gold accents. Additional modern amenities include a washer and dryer and a TV.
Nestled between Victorian homes on a quiet tree-lined street, this vacation rental in Montgomery is within walking distance of downtown attractions, including several museums, shops, and a ton of great dining options.
Private Suite Along the Civil Rights Trail
Choose a Montgomery Airbnb surrounded by historic sites with this private guest suite in Cottage Hill.
The suite is set in a historic home built in 1923 and has been recently renovated to offer modern amenities and a simple design. Ideal for a solo traveler or a couple, the studio suite is furnished with one queen-size bed, and the space can accommodate one or two guests. There is also a wall-mounted TV, a two-person desk, and convenient kitchen amenities, including a minifridge and a coffee maker. The full bathroom offers a marble walk-in shower, spa towels, and a great selection of complimentary toiletries. Throughout the home you’ll notice tasteful peacock-themed décor added as a nod to the story of the Peacock Trail, along which the house is located.
This is the closest Airbnb to the National Memorial for Peace and Justice, and guests can visit Coretta Scott King’s hair salon next door or take a short walk to downtown attractions. With its impressive amenities and close proximity to several Civil Rights monuments, this is one of the best Montgomery Airbnbs for those interested in exploring the city’s rich history.
The Little Pink House
This charming pink cottage is set in a picturesque neighborhood and boasts a stylish interior and modern décor.
The one-bedroom home offers a queen-size bed with an elegant gold bed frame, and there is a separate living area with a sofa, a TV, a dedicated workspace, and a contemporary gold chandelier. Your host will also provide a queen-size air mattress for use in the living room, making the space suited for up to four guests. The spacious full kitchen offers white cabinetry and stainless-steel appliances, and all four guests can comfortably enjoy meals at the dining table next to the living room.
Located in the heart of the historic Garden District, this Airbnb in Montgomery is only two minutes away from downtown attractions and is surrounded by great restaurants, bars, and cafés.
Modern Midtown Retreat
For a rental house in Montgomery with a luxurious interior and a charming location, consider this stylish home in the historic Garden District.
Characterized by brand-new appliances, elegant furnishings, and colorful accents, this one-of-a-kind home is one of the best Airbnb rentals in Montgomery. The space offers one bedroom with a king-size bed, one with a queen-size bed, and two bathrooms. There is also a large living room with a TV, an indoor fireplace, and a sofa bed that makes the space suited for up to six guests. In the kitchen, you’ll find bar-style seating, granite countertops, stainless-steel appliances, and a stacked washer and dryer. Guests can also enjoy a meal in the formal dining room, which is furnished with a six-person table. The space is also pet-friendly and offers a sizable backyard.
Enjoy a nice stroll in the beautiful and safe neighborhood to check out some of the local restaurants and galleries, or take a short drive downtown to visit the Montgomery Performing Arts Center and an endless array of interesting historic sites.
Unique Loft in Five Points Fire Station
If you’re looking for a unique stay with stunning views, check out this modern loft on the Selma to Montgomery National Historic Trail.
As a former fire station, the spacious loft boasts high ceilings, industrial accents, and brand-new amenities. The living room features a Smart TV, a sofa bed, and a daybed, and the bedroom is furnished with a queen-size bed and a stylish hot pink bed frame. There is also a full kitchen with royal blue cabinets, a marvelous chandelier, and a small bistro table. A long hallway decorated with colorful contemporary artwork leads to the massive full bathroom, which features a stylish vanity and a walk-in shower.
Perfect for anyone interested in exploring the city’s rich history, this Montgomery Airbnb is just a block away from the National Memorial for Peace and Justice and is within walking distance of several historic sites and downtown attractions.
Relaxing Southern Home
Another great option in the Capitol Heights district is this beautiful three-bedroom bungalow with classic Southern charm.
The bungalow’s traditional design is contrasted by its modern décor and high-end amenities. Up to five guests can stay in the house, which offers one bedroom with a king-size bed, one with a queen-size bed, and another with a sofa bed. Characterized by elegant furnishings and colorful artwork, the living room offers a Smart TV mounted above an indoor fireplace, comfortable seating, and picturesque windows that make the room beautiful and bright. There is also a full bathroom, a full kitchen with stainless-steel appliances, and a laundry room. Guests can enjoy meals in the formal dining room, which is decorated with antique furniture and a stunning chandelier.
Outside you’ll find a lovely backyard and a furnished front porch with a swing. This vacation home for rent in Montgomery is set in a tranquil neighborhood just a few miles away from Maxwell Air Force Base and several museums and downtown dining options.
Chic Apartment in the Garden District
Surrounded by natural light and luscious treetops, this luxurious Airbnb in Montgomery offers the ambience and style of a boutique hotel.
Up to four guests can stay in this beautiful bungalow, which offers one bedroom with a king-size bed and one bedroom with a queen-size bed. Both bedrooms feature new memory foam mattresses, and the bright and spacious living room offers a cozy white sofa, colorful artwork, and a Smart TV. The well-stocked full kitchen is furnished with a two-person breakfast table, and the bungalow has a private full bathroom. The focal point of the home is the beautiful screened-in front porch, which offers a comfortable and spacious place to enjoy the scenery.
Set in the heart of the Garden District, this stylish home is within walking distance of several local cafés and restaurants and offers easy access to the Legacy Memorial and the Rosa Parks Museum.
The F. Scott Fitzgerald Suite
Stay in the former home of the famous writers F. Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald with this historic house in the Cloverdale neighborhood.
The first floor of the house is occupied by a museum dedicated to the couple, and Airbnb guests can enjoy a complimentary tour. You’ll find your private suite on the top floor of the home, which features tasteful décor inspired by F. Scott’s famous novels and original wallpaper in the living room and the bedroom. The space is suited for up to three guests with a queen-size bed in the bedroom and a cozy couch in the living room. There is also a full bathroom and a small period kitchen with a dining table.
Cloverdale is one of the oldest neighborhoods in Montgomery, located just a mile away from downtown attractions. There are several lovely green spaces in the area, and guests can walk to the nearby playhouse, the movie theater, and several local restaurants. You definitely don’t want to miss out on this one-of-a-kind short-term home rental in Montgomery.
Downtown Magnolia House
For a centrally located rental with an intimate atmosphere, check out this lovely craftsman cottage in the historic Capitol Heights neighborhood.
This Airbnb in Montgomery was built in the 1930s and has recently been renovated to add modern comforts and brand-new amenities. Guests will have access to the entire house, including a spacious backyard with a privacy fence. You’ll find a queen-size bed in the largest bedroom, a full-size bed in the second room, and two twin beds in the third room. The rental can accommodate up to six guests with an updated full bathroom and is a great choice for families with small children. There is also a formal dining room and a large full kitchen with an impressive array of amenities, including a washer and dryer. The living room offers a Smart TV, and your hosts have provided a great assortment of books and board games for you to enjoy during cozy nights in.
Located a few blocks away from the Cramton Bowl Baseball Stadium, the rental boasts close proximity to the Alley Entertainment District and the Civil Rights Memorial. Nestled around the corner from Madison Avenue, this convenient Airbnb offers its guests the best of both worlds with tranquil surroundings and easy access to the main roads and downtown.
Cozy Cottage Near Downtown
For a Montgomery Airbnb with a classic white picket fence and a homey interior, look no further than this historic bungalow.
Characterized by high ceilings, original pine floors, and French doors, the welcoming interior offers a classic design with luxurious touches. The cozy living area boasts high-end furnishings and an exposed brick fireplace, and leads into a separate formal dining room with a six-person table. Sleeping arrangements include one bedroom with a queen-size bed, one with a double bed, and a sofa bed in the living room. There are also two full bathrooms, making the space ideal for multiple couples or a large family. You’ll find that the full kitchen is stocked with all essential supplies and appliances, and additional amenities include a TV and a washer and dryer.
As far as outdoor space, this Airbnb has got you covered. The front porch overlooks the well-maintained garden, and there is also a backyard with a furnished deck. There are several other historic homes on the block, and the rental’s convenient location offers easy access to downtown and the Alabama River.
Historic Craftsman Home
Rent a house in Montgomery with historic details, thoughtful touches, and an overall welcoming atmosphere.
Cozy up in front of the Smart TV in the intimate living space or enjoy a meal at the rustic wooden table in the formal dining room. With antique furnishings and grand windows, every room in the house is bright and elegant. Up to four guests can stay in the home, which offers one bedroom with a double-bed and another bedroom with a queen-size bed, a decorative fireplace, and a second Smart TV. Another notable feature of this rental is the separate office with a spacious desk and a world map where you can pin where you’re from. The full kitchen offers brand-new stainless-steel appliances, granite countertops, and a cozy breakfast nook. Additional amenities include a washer and dryer and complimentary snacks and coffee.
In front of the house, there is a beautiful porch with a quaint swing surrounded by luscious ferns and lovely palm trees. There is also a spacious backyard, and the convenient Capitol Heights location offers easy access to downtown attractions.
Beautiful Victorian Cottage
If you’re looking for a historic Airbnb in Montgomery with a classic design and an ideal location, check out this elegant cottage in the heart of downtown.
When you approach the house, you’re sure to be impressed by the elegant maroon exterior with white trim and the spacious furnished porch. The interior is equally as charming and features rustic wood furnishings, hardwood floors, and a stained-glass accent window. The living room offers a cozy sofa and a TV, and the separate dining room is furnished with a four-person dining table that doubles as a functional pool table. The space can accommodate up to four guests: One bedroom has a king-size bed, and a second bedroom has a queen-size bed. There is also a full bathroom and a kitchenette with a full-size refrigerator, a microwave, and a convection oven.
The space is pet-friendly, and your host will provide board games and baby gear, making this Airbnb perfect for families with small children.
With its prime location, rich history, and unique details, this rental house in Montgomery is a great choice for any type of vacation.
A-Frame Cabin in the Woods
The last Airbnb on our list is a great alternative for the nature enthusiast interested in exploring the city.
This classic cabin sits on eight acres of woodland just outside of Montgomery. The space is completely private, pet-friendly, and boasts a spacious yard with horseshoes, tetherball, swings, a grill, and a firepit. The front of the cabin offers a wall of windows that flood the living room with natural light. Furnished with a cozy sofa bed and a long dining table, the open-concept living area also offers a Smart TV, a washer and dryer, and a full kitchen with a breakfast table. In addition to the sofa bed, the three-bedroom cabin offers a queen-size bed, a double bed, and a single bed, making it suited for up to six guests.
A long driveway keeps the cabin tucked away from the noise of the interstate, but the property is located just off of I-85, minutes away from the best attractions in Montgomery. If you’re planning a trip to the city but you’d like to experience a bit more nature and outdoor space during your stay, this is the perfect Airbnb for you.
That concludes our list of the best Airbnbs in Montgomery. Hopefully at least one of these rentals caught your eye and you’re almost ready for your Alabama vacation.