If you’re looking for an exciting urban getaway with endless places to explore, make sure that a stop in Rotterdam is at the top of your itinerary. The Dutch city explodes with iconic museums, outdoor sculptures, street art, and towering skyscrapers that showcase incredible Dutch architecture. What’s more, the city hosts a ton of annual world-renowned festivals, and the stunning harbors and canals make for some unbelievable waterfront attractions.
What follows is a list of the best Airbnbs in Rotterdam. All of the following rentals offer high-speed Wi-Fi and are well suited for working from home, and most are presided over by superhosts – hosts with a proven track record of providing outstanding hospitality.
Casa La Rosa Bed and Breakfast
For a cozy bed and breakfast that also offers independent facilities, check out this classic one-bedroom apartment in Rotterdam West.
The light-filled rental offers a private entrance, a private full bathroom, and a private full kitchen, making the space a bit more independent than your average bed and breakfast. Guests also have access to a lovely private terrace off of the kitchen, and large windows throughout the home illuminate the spacious interior. Ideal for solo travelers and couples, the one-bedroom apartment is furnished with a double bed, but there is a small sofa bed and a toddler bed available for additional guests and children. Additional amenities include a TV and a laundry closet, and your host Fabiana organizes cooking classes in her kitchen in the apartment below.
This convenient short-term rental in Rotterdam is set within walking distance of the city center and the lively shopping street of West Kruiskade. Heemraadssingel Park is also located just around the corner and is home to the famous Singeldingen, which hosts regular pop-up restaurants and activities.
City Apartment With Garden Views
Escape the hustle and bustle of the city center with this quiet but convenient Airbnb in Rotterdam.
Set on the ground floor of a historic brick house, the studio rental is spacious and private with its own full kitchen and full bathroom. The space is ideal for solo travelers, couples, and friends, as it is furnished with a small wooden dining table and two Tempur-Pedic mattresses that can be pushed together. There is also a black leather sofa and a large TV, and the full kitchen is on the opposite side of the apartment and offers updated stainless-steel appliances. Next to the kitchen, a large wall of glass doors leads onto a quaint terrace and makes the lovely garden views visible throughout the home. A delicious breakfast will be provided on a serving tray, and baby gear is available for families traveling with children.
The apartment is tucked away beyond a gorgeous garden on the northern side of Rotterdam Center. The neighborhood is peaceful and quiet and filled with authentic prewar homes and lovely little restaurants. Conveniently, the main attractions of the city center are also just a short walk away.
Modern Rotterdam Airbnb With Stunning Water Views
If you’re looking for the best Rotterdam Airbnb with incredible views and a perfect central location, look no further than this charming apartment on the canal.
Fully equipped with a Smart TV, an in-building elevator, and laundry facilities, the two-bedroom, 1.5-bathroom apartment has all of the modern amenities needed for a carefree stay. The focal point of the rental is definitely the large waterfront terrace, where you can enjoy dinner while watching the sun set over the canal. Up to five guests can stay in the apartment, which offers one bedroom with one double bed and another room with one double and one single bed. There is also a spacious living area equipped with a comfy sofa, a dining table, and a fun selection of board games. The full kitchen is in a separate room and is stocked with all of the appliances and supplies you’ll need to cook as much, or as little, as you’d like.
If you book a stay in this lovely apartment, you’ll find that the best of Rotterdam is right outside your door. Walk along the canal to admire the historic waterfront homes or take a break and enjoy a meal at one of the neighborhood’s top-rated restaurants. No matter how you spend your stay, you can’t go wrong with this convenient Airbnb.
Luxurious and Central Apartment Near Main Tourist Attractions
Stay on a bustling street near the beautiful Heemraadssingel Canal with this bright and cozy apartment rental in Rotterdam.
Once you spend a night in this fabulous private paradise, you may find that you never want to leave. Egyptian cotton linens, heated floors, Smart appliances, and a luxurious spa-like bathroom are just a few of the things that make this extravagant rental so enticing. Guests also have private access to a gorgeous garden terrace with glimmering lights for spending evenings in the fresh air. There is one private bedroom with an ultra-comfy king-size bed, and the full bathroom boasts a rain-style shower with high-end granite finishes and decorative plants. The spacious living room is equipped with a Smart TV and a Google Home, and the updated full kitchen offers stainless-steel appliances and marble countertops.
The central neighborhood and the apartment’s immediate vicinity are bright and lively, with plenty of local and international restaurants, coffee hotspots, grassy squares, and enticing bakeries. The waterfront attractions on the canal are also just a short walk away as are plenty of public transportation stops.
Colorful Apartment in Central Rotterdam
This modern apartment offers a clean and comfortable stay for solo travelers, couples, and small groups of friends looking to stay in the center of the action.
Furnished with one double bed and one sofa bed, the one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment can accommodate a maximum of three guests. In the spacious living area, you’ll find bright white furnishings that contrast tastefully with stainless-steel window details and colorful accents. There is also a full kitchen with a small dining table and striking red cabinetry and a dedicated workspace with a small desk. Additional amenities include TV, laundry facilities, and complimentary breakfast. Long-term stays are welcome and guests have access to a private rear balcony.
Located in a busy and central neighborhood known as City Triangle, this convenient Rotterdam Airbnb also boasts beautiful views of Erasmus Bridge. The Witte de Withkwartier neighborhood, the heart of the art and nightlife scene, is also just a four-minute walk away.
Luxurious Downtown Apartment Rental
Rent an apartment in Rotterdam that offers stunning views of both the 19th-century architecture and the modern skyline with this conveniently located flat.
Set on the top floor of an elegant house, the apartment features several large skylights and a private balcony overlooking the city. The bedroom is furnished with one double bed, making the space ideal for one or two guests There is also a modern full bathroom with a rain-style walk-in shower and an open full kitchen next to a glass dining table. In the elegant sitting area, you’ll find modern artwork and comfy leather seating as well as a cozy indoor fireplace and a wall-mounted TV. Guests also have access to a private terrace, and additional amenities include a dishwasher and a washer and dryer.
The apartment is located in the city center, which is buzzing with life and overflowing with international shops, fine dining opportunities, and nightlife venues.
Minimalist and Modern Studio
This two-room apartment offers a stylish and updated interior and is set in one of the coziest neighborhoods in the city.
The front room of the home offers a bar-style table and a pantry with a dishwasher and a fridge. Separated by a sliding door, the back room of the apartment offers a super-comfy double bed and a modern toilet room and shower. The bedroom area also features a Smart TV and a large closet for storing your belongings, and there are two bikes available for guest use.
Nestled in the friendly and green neighborhood of Liskwartier, this Airbnb in Rotterdam is just a short walk away from parks, restaurants, and bars.
Spacious and Bright Apartment in the Heart of the City
For a centrally located vacation rental in Rotterdam with quiet and peaceful surroundings, check out this relaxing apartment overlooking a courtyard.
Up to two adults and one child can stay in the one-bedroom apartment, which is furnished with one double bed and one toddler bed. There is also a large living space with a velvet sofa, a TV, and a round dining table next to the open full kitchen. The common areas are filled with light and decorated with a gorgeous mural of the city, and glass French doors lead onto a private terrace with sprawling views and relaxing hanging chairs. In the bedroom, you’ll find large windows, a geometric chandelier, and a modern en suite bathroom.
Perfect for an excitement-filled stay in the city center, this Rotterdam Airbnb leaves little to be desired.
Luxurious and Newly Renovated Central Studio
Enjoy a completely carefree stay with this vacation apartment for rent in Rotterdam equipped with a slew of modern comforts and extra amenities.
The ground-floor studio is furnished with a high quality queen-size bed and an extra double bed on a small mezzanine. Under the mezzanine, you’ll find a small kitchenette with a Nespresso machine and a retro-style minifridge stocked with complimentary snacks and local beer. There is also a wall-mounted Smart TV, a Bluetooth sound system, and an in-unit washer and dryer. The gorgeous full bathroom is finished with shiny white tile and gold accents and offers a rain-style walk-in shower. Guests have access to a private street-facing terrace.
Perfect for a romantic getaway, the studio is set in a monumental building that was built as a warehouse in 1860. The apartment is ideally situated for exploring the city center, and there is a metro stop and a water taxi stand just three minutes away in case you feel like venturing further out.
Artsy Apartment on Witte de Withstraat
Not many rental apartments in Rotterdam offer this much space in such a lively and desirable location.
With one turquoise accent wall and one wall of windows overlooking the trees and the city, this bright and cheerful apartment is as vibrant as its famous surroundings. The large living room is designed with two comfy sofas, a cow-print throw, and a ton of open space. In a separate area, you’ll find a convenient dining table next to a large full kitchen with shiny white cabinets and stainless-steel appliances. Down a long hallway, you’ll find two bedrooms at the rear of the apartment, both of which are furnished with a double bed and offer enough space to store your belongings. One extra guest can sleep on the sofa bed in the living room, and the apartment offers one full bathroom with a walk-in shower and a relaxing tub. Pets are allowed in the apartment and additional amenities include a dishwasher, laundry facilities, and baby gear available upon request.
Filled with cultural institutions, restaurants, galleries, and bars, Witte de Withstraat is one of the most popular and lively streets in the city.
Loft-Style Dreamhouse in the Center
Another spacious apartment that can accommodate even more guests, this deluxe Airbnb in Rotterdam offers a rooftop terrace, a recreation area, and luxurious amenities everywhere you look.
On the first floor of the apartment, you’ll find a spacious bedroom with a king-size bed and blackout curtains attached to a full bathroom with a deep soaking tub and a walk-in shower with two rain-style showerheads. Vibrant modern artwork, indoor plants, and picturesque French windows brighten up the second floor, where guests can relax in front of the massive Smart TV and the ultra-modern designer fireplace. The entire apartment features soaring high ceilings, and the dining area boasts an exposed brick accent wall, a gorgeous wooden table, and fun balloon chandeliers. Adjacent to the dining area, you’ll find a modern full kitchen with a retro-style pastel fridge, and the third floor of the home doubles as a recreation room and a second bedroom with a large sofa bed, a pool table, a foosball table, a TV, and a minifridge.
Guests also have access to a massive private terrace with a patio table, a grill, a hammock, and evening lights, and the lively streets of the city center are just outside the front door.
Historic Ship in the Center of Rotterdam
If you’re looking for a super-unique rental that offers a comfy place to stay plus a fun experience, consider renting a houseboat in Rotterdam.
This historic ship offers a completely modern stay with a one-of-a-kind atmosphere and stunning surroundings. The polished-wood interior is fully equipped with a cozy sitting area with a TV, a full kitchen with an electric cooktop and a large breakfast bar, and a full bathroom with an in-unit washer. Perfect for a solo traveler or a couple, the lofted double bed conveniently sits underneath a lovely skylight that offers views of the ship’s sails and the sky. The partially-shaded deck is the perfect place to sunbathe or enjoy a drink on the shimmering waters.
Set on a beautiful harbor at the foot of the Erasmus Bridge, the ship offers a cozy and peaceful stay and makes it super-easy to walk or take a quick water taxi to plenty of museums, theaters, and restaurants.
Luxurious Houseboat in the Maritime District
For another incredible houseboat rental in Rotterdam, check out this marvelous floating abode complete with a private hot tub.
The pet-friendly home allows you to experience a unique adventure in a gorgeous location without sacrificing a bit of space or comfort. Up to four guests can stay in the two-bedroom, one-bathroom home, which offers two comfy double beds and a convenient desk. There is also a spacious and open living area with a sectional sofa and a dining table, and the kitchenette is well equipped with a minifridge and an espresso machine. In addition to offering a relaxing hot tub, the private terrace features a large patio table, making it the perfect place to enjoy a meal or kick back with a drink.
The Maritime District is one of the city’s most beautiful areas. Surrounded by high-rises, museums, and restaurants, this floating Airbnb in Rotterdam is certainly one of the best in the city.
Deluxe Apartment With Sprawling City Views
This two-bedroom apartment in the Calypso Building is perched on a high floor and overlooks the entire city.
Panoramic windows and a large south-facing terrace amplify the breathtaking nature of the surrounding views, and yellow accents and eye-catching hanging lights liven up the minimalist interior. The spacious living area offers an open-layout design with a sitting area, a dining area, and a modern full kitchen with stainless-steel appliances. Up to four guests can stay in the two-bedroom, 1.5 bathroom apartment, which is furnished with one king-size bed and two single beds. Guests can access the terrace from both the living area and the larger bedroom, and the smaller bedroom offers a wall of floor-to-ceiling windows. Additional amenities include an in-building gym, an elevator, a free in-unit washing machine, a dishwasher, and free parking on the premises.
The Calypso Building is a luxurious high-rise near Central Station, making this elegant Rotterdam Airbnb a great choice for anyone interested in exploring the city in style.
Rotterdam Guest Suite Near the Lake
Concluding our list of the best Airbnb rentals in Rotterdam is the perfect getaway for nature lovers and city dwellers alike.
Ideal for solo travelers and couples, the studio suite is furnished with one double bed and comes with a small kitchen pantry with a refrigerator and a microwave. The room is connected to the host’s studio and shares the full bathroom with occasional afternoon workshops. Beautiful artwork, colorful lights, and fully modern facilities make the space comfy and stylish. Guests also have access to a large terrace with a garden and a relaxing hammock, and children and pets are welcome.
The area is well connected with plenty of shops and restaurants nearby. The city center is just ten minutes away, as is a lush green park and a lake.
Whether you’re looking for an ultra-modern studio or a historic houseboat, you can’t go wrong with any of the rentals on this list of the best Airbnbs in Rotterdam.