Sedona, Arizona, is known for its red-rock buttes, dense pine forests, and vibrant arts community. This desert oasis near Flagstaff has increased in popularity as a hub for fun outdoor activities and breathtaking sites, like the popular Red Rock State Park just outside of town.
There is a prominent Native American community in this area, making historical ruins, mesmerizing art, and sacred places part of the town’s attraction. Sedona has long held its claim as an energy “vortex,” a place with a swirling center of energy conducive to healing, meditation, and self-exploration. This reputation has attracted a large movement of New Age practitioners to the area and led to a proliferation of wellness and yoga retreats.
We’ve crafted a list of the best Airbnbs in Sedona so that you’ll be living in style as you visit this magical desert town. Before we get into the listings, it is worth noting that the majority of the rentals we have chosen are designated Airbnb Plus. This means that the rental went through a thorough in-person accreditation process completed by Airbnb for only the best of the best rentals, ensuring that the rental is fully equipped with all the essentials, has one-of-a-kind details, and offers exceptional hospitality. If a listing is not an Airbnb Plus, it is still run by superhosts – owners identified as having outstanding reviews on Airbnb and who pride themselves on offering the cleanest, best rental experiences for their guests.
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Mind-Blowing Sanctuary with Personal Spa
Our first vacation house for rent in Sedona will certainly blow you away. This studio, one of a handful of historical buildings in the town, has exceptionally unique architecture. With its low-lying, flat roofs, beautiful arches, and unobstructed views, this adobe brick sanctuary nearly blends into the vibrant red rocks and the five acres of tranquil nature that surround it. All of this means that guests have total privacy while still being just over a mile away from town.
The king-size luxury mattress faces an entire wall of windows and is nestled next to a brick fireplace, setting the stage for a romantic getaway for a couple or a solo traveler in need of some solitude. Wherever you are in the studio, you can take in stunning views of the surrounding desertscape.
Every detail within the studio is lavish, from the shower’s mesmerizing granite inlay and luxurious double showerheads to the maple floors and modern furniture. And that’s just the interior.
Take a step outside, and you will be captivated by the full spa experience, including a deluxe hydrotherapy hot tub, dry sauna, aromatherapy steam room, and salt water pool. Top off your day in the spa with a glass of wine while relaxing on the private balcony or the poolside loungers.
If you’re not already in love with this Airbnb in Sedona, the hosts also offer additional experiences for purchase like reiki energy healing, myofascial release therapy, and wine tastings.
If you’re hoping to rent a house in Sedona unlike any other, try out this unique geodesic dome home. You can find this funky rental in the quiet West Sedona neighborhood, close to the town’s best restaurants; it also provides easy access to tons of hiking trails. Outside, the dome is surrounded by agave plants, cacti, and juniper bushes, enveloping guests in traditional desert vegetation.
The home’s unique geodesic shape offers oddly framed windows set in an all-white interior that offers a bright, light-filled space. The downstairs is funky and charming, with an entirely black and white checkerboard floor and mismatched furniture. You’ll find some fun quirks around the living room, such as healing crystals, tons of candles, guidebooks, and a glass chess set.
Upstairs, you’ll find four beds nestled in oddly shaped spaces, including two queen-size beds and two single beds, providing space for seven guests. The rest of this Sedona Airbnb features two full-size bathrooms, a fully equipped kitchen, and a patio.
An amusing bonus for visitors who are into the vortexes of the area is its patio’s position on a direct line of two of the vortexes, making it one of the best Airbnb’s in Sedona for some certified good vibes!
Newly Built Guesthouse
You know it’s going to be a good stay when your vacation rental in Sedona has a perfect five-star rating – which is understandable since this newly built guesthouse, located in quiet West Sedona, is close to everything and full of upscale amenities.
Four guests can enjoy this guesthouse, with a queen-size bed in the bedroom and the option to make the living room couch into a sofa bed. Guests can take in views of the nearby Thunder Mountain from the comfort of the spacious bedroom, decorated with silver Buddhas and aqua-blue accents. Luxurious features include a full kitchen with stainless-steel appliances, a brand-new full bathroom with a custom tiled shower, and a plush living room with comfortable furniture.
This Sedona Airbnb features two decks, a shaded ground-floor deck, and a sky deck, which is situated on the flat roof of the garage and provides unobstructed views of Coffee Pot Rock, Chimney Rock, and Thunder Mountain. The sky deck is an unbeatable place to enjoy the stars, so don’t miss heading up there at night.
Wanting her guests to have the best possible experience, the host also provides them with a Red Rock Pass to explore the nearby Sedona trailheads and tons of brochures and guide books to help plan their perfect vacation.
Red Adobe Casita
If you want to be sure to book a Sedona Airbnb with a pool, look no further than this adorable casita. With breathtaking views in all directions, this red adobe rental, nestled on two-and-a-half acres bordering National Forest land, provides guests with total privacy and a truly rural feel.
The king-size bed and double-size Murphy bed provide enough space for up to four guests. You’ll have to fight among your party as to who gets the luxurious master bedroom, which has an en suite bathroom and patio doors that open onto a private outdoor lounge area with a grill.
The interior boasts traditional architecture, with vigas holding up the lofted ceiling and the rust-colored adobe complementing the villa’s earth-toned furniture. Once you settle into the living room, you’ll be able to take in the expansive views of the red rocks beyond in a state of perfect relaxation.
You’ll also feel as if you’re about to swim off into those red rocks in the villa’s infinity pool, where you can enjoy a pastel sunset as it sets behind the famous Cockscomb Rock. Guests have their own private hot tub and share the pool with the other rental on the property, which accommodates a maximum of two guests.
Tiny House of Your Dreams
Fans of the tiny home revolution won’t want to miss a stay at this adorable cabin rental in Sedona. Located within TinyCamp, a luxury tiny house village just north of Sedona proper, this rental offers guests plunging canyon views and total tranquility.
Although small, this Airbnb Plus has the luxuries of a house double its size. A wooden home built in a modern style, it provides guests with a full kitchen with granite countertops, a cozy living room, and a wrap-around sun deck complete with a jacuzzi tub. Guests can do yoga on the massive deck and finish off the day with a stargazing session from the comfort of the private hot tub.
The upstairs sleeping loft, furnished with a queen-size bed, is perfect for a couple or a solo traveler. From the loft bed, you can take in views of canyons, cliffs, and Mount Wilson, making it pretty easy to stay in bed all morning.
If you’ve always wanted to experience glamping in Sedona while not missing out on the luxuries of a home, you should give this rental a try.
Studio in the Heart of Sedona
Your private paradise awaits within this adorable vacation rental in Sedona. This one-bedroom studio, located in the heart of West Sedona, is within walking distance to all the restaurants, shops, and hiking trails the area has to offer. It also provides breathtaking views of the surrounding red rocks, so the location is top-notch.
Environmentally conscious renters are going to love this rental’s sustainable features. The home is fully solar powered, painted with no-VOC paints, and meticulously cleaned with organic cleaning products.
The king-size bed, situated in the middle of the studio’s single spacious room, makes this rental a go-to choice for a couple or solo traveler. Also in the main room is a kitchenette and cozy leather couch.
A highlight of this rental is its gorgeous free-standing porcelain bathtub set against a terracotta orange wall and surrounded by cacti. The bathroom also has a luxurious tiled shower with a glass sliding door and organic shower products.
The private redwood deck provides guests with outdoor furniture to lounge in as they take in views of Thunder Mountain and the surrounding red rocks.
Iconic Sedona Dome
Welcome to the most iconic Sedona Airbnb on the market. Ten cement domes make up this home, which is located on 3.5 acres and showcases some of the most interesting architecture models you’ll ever come across. And all 2,500 square feet of it can be yours to share with six other guests if you’re lucky enough to book a stay.
Located right next to two of Sedona’s most popular vortexes, Cathedral Rock and Bell Rock, this rental puts you right on the path of some potent energy and just around the corner from restaurants, shopping, and the outdoor recreation activities of the Village of Oak Creek business and residential community, just south of Sedona.
Guests will be mesmerized by the uncommon interior that includes a sunken living room, spiral staircase, and circular skylights. There’s also a kitchenette, two bathrooms, two bedrooms, and a great room of 1,000 square feet that is perfect for entertaining you and all your guests.
The exterior is filled with unique quirks, like a ying yang symbol made out of rocks, wind chimes, and plenty of seating areas, including an enclosed courtyard with a firepit and BBQ. Don’t forget to check out the rock column circle on the property as it’s the perfect place to watch the sunrise or sunset while you do yoga.
If your main mission for visiting Sedona is to get your fix of the best hiking and biking trails in the area, then look no further than this short-term house rental in Sedona nestled in the Chapel area just south of town. With the best trails in walking distance from your front door, access to the natural surroundings is unmatched.
You can sleep up to six guests with the queen-size bed, king-size bed, and two single beds in this Airbnb Plus. The interior features an open-plan layout, a mid-century modern aesthetic, and blue hues throughout, creating a relaxing and welcoming environment. The state-of-the-art kitchen is a chef’s dream, with stainless-steel appliances, pure white cabinets, and an open breakfast bar. Directly next to the kitchen is a spacious seating area with room for six, complete with a cactus in the corner to offer a taste of Arizona horticulture.
Your host Ed is quite the outdoor enthusiast himself and provides his guests with a detailed hiking manual to ensure they discover the best nearby hiking trails. Additional amenities include a high-efficiency washer and dryer and an outdoor dining space with a BBQ grill.
Luxurious Guest Suite for Two
A great option for travelers who don’t need an entire home for their stay will love this guest suite in Sedona. The villa, located in the southern part of Sedona in the Village of Oak Creek, is a convenient basecamp to experience the town and surrounding area.
The upscale design of this Airbnb Plus features wood finishes and modern touches, setting the stage for a truly relaxing vacation. During your stay, you’ll get to relish the suite’s luxurious queen-size bed, full modern bathroom, and outdoor seating area with a firepit. Enjoying a soak in the bathroom’s jacuzzi tub is the perfect way to end a day of adventuring around Sedona.
The small but spacious suite is the ideal size for a romantic getaway for two or for a solo traveler seeking some lavish comfort. The only downside is the lack of a full kitchen, so eating out is your best bet. The rental does have a Keurig coffee maker, though, so your coffee needs are covered.
Additional amenities include WiFi, a TV, and free parking on the premises.
Cozy Casita with Mountain Views
All the essentials for a relaxing vacation wrapped in one adorable casita is what you can expect when you book a stay at this cabin rental in Sedona. This charming guesthouse is in West Sedona, close to hiking trails, restaurants, and the Tlaquepaque Arts and Shopping Village. The guesthouse’s location also offers incredible views of the nearby mountains and the blue, red, and green hues of the southwestern desert.
This one-bedroom casita is an ideal getaway for up to four people, with a queen-size bed in the bedroom and a pull-out sofa bed in the living room. The space also has a full-size kitchen with modern appliances and a white tile backsplash.
The mid-century accents contrasted with the shabby-chic decor bring a cozy vibe to the whole place. Enjoy a cup of locally roasted organic coffee provided by your superhosts as you take in views of Chimney Rock from the comfort of the Adirondack chairs on the back porch.
Additional amenities include a TV, a washer and dryer, and air-conditioning for those hot Arizona days.
Secluded Guest Suite
Those who prioritize having a killer view will love this vacation rental in Sedona. Found on a secluded one-acre private property, the guesthouse is nestled near the upscale Village of Oak Creek, a prime spot for hiking trails and unforgettable views.
Brimming with southwestern style, this rental features a burgundy floor, bohemian rugs, and golden drapes. The sand-colored adobe exterior complements the creamy yellow interior, giving off a true desert feel. Inside the suite, you’ll find a queen-size bed with a memory foam topper – the perfect place to snuggle up on a romantic getaway for two.
Although small, the guest suite has a kitchenette with a minifridge, Keurig coffee maker, hot water carafe, and cooking utensils. The full-size bathroom has a shower with a sliding glass door, wooden cabinets, and a big sink area.
The red stone patio is the perfect place to hang out in the Adirondack chairs while enjoying a beverage after a long day of exploring.
Some additional comforts in this rental are free parking, room darkening shades, WiFi, and a TV.
Studio with a Pool
This Sedona Airbnb with a pool is the perfect getaway for your next desert retreat. Located in West Sedona, the guesthouse puts you near the shopping, restaurants, and hiking in this incredible area.
The interior has hardwood floors and ample light pouring in from the numerous windows, and set in the middle of the studio is a comfy king-size bed. There’s also a kitchenette, a full-size bathroom with a tub, and a breakfast table, all of which together create a perfect setup for a couple or solo traveler.
Cruise on over to the Teacup and Sugarloaf hiking trails, both within walking distance of the studio. After your hike, cool off in the outdoor shower in the beautiful backyard surrounded by vibrant flowers and bamboo. Then you can take in the views of the nearby mountains and red rocks from the spacious deck, where you’ll also find a 24’ saltwater pool.
Additional amenities in this Sedona Airbnb include a flatscreen smart TV, WiFi, and free parking.
State-of-the-Art Tiny Home
Wake up to breathtaking views of red rocks and mountains when you stay at this tiny cabin for rent in Sedona. Situated in West Sedona with amazing trailheads in every direction, the location of this tiny home is hard to beat for those hoping to hike.
All 420 square feet of this newly built tiny home were carefully thought out, with its lofted ceiling, white walls, and plethora of windows making the small space feel surprisingly spacious. Downstairs, there is a massive blue couch, kitchenette, breakfast bar, and full-size bathroom.
The space is still limited to just one or two guests as it only has one queen-size Tempur-Pedic mattress located in the loft, where you can enjoy views of the nearby red rocks from the comfort of your bed. Do note that the loft is accessed via a ladder, so guests should be prepared for the climb.
The Chinese decor, Buddha heads, Himalayan salt crystal lamps, and hammock in the backyard make this tiny home feel extra zen and the perfect place to fall into a relaxing state of mind. A few bonus amenities include an electric fireplace, a whirlpool tub, and a gorgeous backyard.
Partake in your own personal yoga retreat within this tranquil studio in Sedona. Inspired by your typical yoga studio, this private room for rent is a dreamy spot to unwind and stretch. Hidden along what many consider the most scenic road in the area, Upper Rock Loop Road, this Airbnb in Sedona offers up to three guests privacy and easy access to the dreamy desert landscape.
Step inside to find an all-white decorated haven, complete with a queen-size bed and a sofa bed. You’ll immediately feel at peace with the mandala artwork, wooden Om symbol, and soft color palette. There’s also a kitchenette, full-size bathroom, and small dining table.
A few steps outside your door you’ll find a nice path that leads you to a rock labyrinth that you can walk through, as well as a firepit where you can sit around and admire the stars. Twisted juniper trees and rosemary bushes line the entrance to the studio, providing guests a true Arizona desert experience.
If you care to explore beyond the bounds of the immediate property, a five-minute walk will bring you to a flowing creek with views of red-rock towers.
Secluded Guesthouse with Red-Rock Views
Our final listing is a peaceful guesthouse in Sedona that offers easy trailhead access and a secluded location. Found on Forest Service land at the end of a road with only your host’s home and their other rental in sight, this private guesthouse in West Sedona is a great choice for those seeking some solitude on their vacation.
The open, bright common space offers a simple kitchenette, a comfortable couch that turns into a queen-size bed, and a large dining area. Enjoy garden views at the dinner table or flip through some of the books provided on the bookshelf.
A hand-carved Balineses door leads into the bedroom, where you’ll find a memory foam queen-size bed and a luxurious en suite bathroom with a tub. The decor of the space has an exotic flair, with colorful stained glass windows, elephant tapestries, and handcrafted details.
Guests have access to a peaceful garden, firepit, and private outdoor seating area. A few other amenities worth mentioning are shared laundry facilities, WiFi, and a TV.
Whether you’re visiting Sedona for an outdoor excursion or to rediscover your inner yogi, there is a Sedona Airbnb for you. We hope you’ve found the perfect one from our detailed list of rentals and enjoy your stay in this mind-blowing location.