Sonoma is known for its picturesque landscapes and world-famous wineries. A trip to this California gem is every wine lover’s dream! However, there is still plenty to see and do for those who aren’t visiting to sample the local grapes. Visitors can shop at boutique shops in the main square, visit the Sonoma Valley Museum of Art, or go hiking on the Sonoma Overlook Trail.
Regardless of what activities you have planned during your trip, you’ll want to know you are staying in top-notch accommodation. We want that for you, too, which is why we have carefully compiled a list of the best Airbnbs in Sonoma. All of the rentals listed below are hosted by Airbnb superhosts, and some even boast Airbnb Plus status. For those new to Airbnb, superhosts are rental owners with a history of providing outstanding hospitality, and Airbnb Plus is an exclusive program that highlights exemplary homes that have been in-person verified for quality assurance.
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Charming Home With a Pool and Hot Tub
Kicking off our list of the best Airbnb rentals in Sonoma is this gorgeous four-bedroom Airbnb Plus in El Verano.
This house is perfect for large families or groups of up to six guests looking to stay in a quiet residential neighborhood. The Airbnb is located only a 10-minute drive from the shops and wineries in the main square and less than a five-minute drive from the Sonoma Golf Club.
Inside, the home boasts a lovely contemporary motif with stylish furnishings and plenty of natural light. Guests can relax on the couch in front of the fireplace with a book in the family room or head to the living room to stream their favorite shows on the Smart TV. In the full kitchen, there is plenty of counter space for cooking for larger groups, and the sleek black countertops add a sleek modern feel to the space.
Three of the bedrooms are equipped with a queen-size bed, while the master bedroom comes with a comfortable king-size bed and an en suite bathroom complete with a double vanity and a walk-in shower.
Outside, guests can cool off in the in-ground pool or enjoy an evening soak in the private hot tub.
Studio Retreat in Buena Vista
Relax in this upscale, five-star vacation rental in Sonoma brought to you by superhost Vicki.
The apartment sports a colorful interior with charming décor and modern touches. In the living room area, guests can peruse the hundreds of books in the library and settle onto the couch to read. There is also a beautiful piano that guests can ask permission to play. The kitchenette has all the basics, such as a minifridge, a Keurig coffee maker, a toaster, and a microwave, and guests can enjoy their meals on the live edge bistro table. Vicki also supplies a picnic basket for those who want to enjoy lunch at the beach or in one of the parks in town.
After a long day of touring wineries, guests can return and curl up in the bedroom’s plush queen-size bed for a good night’s rest. The bathroom comes equipped with a walk-in shower. Outside, guests can enjoy their morning cup of joe on the patio.
This Airbnb in Sonoma is located a five-minute drive from downtown Sonoma and less than a 10-minute drive from the Sonoma Valley Airport. Guests have access to free on-site parking.
Private Room Near Sonoma Golf Club
Enjoy a relaxing stay in wine country at superhost Karen’s gorgeous Airbnb in Sonoma.
Guests have access to a private bedroom, private bathroom, and outdoor patio. The bedroom is decorated with lush plants and eye-catching décor, creating a stylish and comfortable space. There is a plush king-size Tempurpedic mattress where guests can snuggle up at night and binge-watch their favorite shows on the Smart TV. There is also a large closet for luggage and clothing storage, a Keurig coffee maker, and room-darkening shades.
A sliding glass door leads to the vibrant private garden and patio area where guests can enjoy an evening glass of wine. In the bathroom, there is a spacious walk-in shower and a well-lit vanity, perfect for getting ready for a night on the town.
This Sonoma Airbnb Plus is just a short walk from the Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn and Spa and less than a 10-minute drive from downtown Sonoma and Sonoma State Historic Park. Guests have access to free street parking.
Gorgeous House With a Pool and Bikes
Cool off from the hot California sun in the private pool at this incredible rental house in Sonoma.
This three-bedroom Airbnb Plus features a contemporary motif with large picture windows and an open floor plan. In the main living room, guests can snuggle up on the pullout couch or on one of the lounge chairs and read a book from the small library in front of the stone fireplace. The second living room boasts a large Smart TV, a Bose sound system, and a fireplace. Guests will find all the essentials in the kitchen, plus a wine rack and a dishwasher.
In the master bedroom, there is a comfortable king-size bed, along with a built-in closet and an en suite bathroom with a walk-in shower. The other two bedrooms come equipped with queen-size beds. A crib can also be provided upon request. In the second bathroom, there is a well-lit double vanity and a tub/shower combo.
Perhaps the best part of this rental is the backyard. Guests can have an afternoon nap in the hammock, soak in the private hot tub, or tan poolside in one of the sun loungers. There is also a ping-pong table, an outdoor dining set, and a fire table.
Modern Country Retreat With a Pool
This stunning house for rent in Sonoma is the perfect retreat for couples or groups of up to four people.
Inside, the home has an open floorplan with white furnishings, vaulted ceilings, and plenty of natural light. In the living room, guests can relax on the sectional sofa and read a book or watch a movie on the TV. The full kitchen features built-in appliances and a sleek white design with a breakfast bar and a six-person dining table.
A glass door opens to the main bedroom, where there is a plush queen-size bed. After a day of touring the sights, guests can enjoy a relaxing bubble bath in the bathroom’s large soaking tub. The second bedroom is located in the converted studio next to the main house. Inside the studio, there is a lovely living room area with a pullout couch, a queen-size bed, board games, a vinyl player, and a piano. The studio’s bathroom opens to a private outdoor shower.
Outside, there is a large patio area where guests can lounge or enjoy a meal in the open air. There is also a gorgeous in-ground pool, a bocce ball court, a ping-pong table, two bikes, and a ceramic kamado-style charcoal barbecue.
Valley View Guest Suite
Sit under a blanket of stars while soaking in a private hot tub and taking in incredible valley views at this fantastic house rental in Sonoma.
This contemporary guest suite is perfect for solo travelers or couples. Upon entering the rental, guests will find a lovely welcome basket with snacks and water bottles courtesy of superhost Johnny. There is a kitchenette equipped with a minifridge, an ice maker, an espresso machine, and a microwave. In the living room, guests can unwind on the couch and plan their next day’s adventure or watch TV.
The bedroom features a comfortable queen-size bed as well as a spacious built-in closet for luggage storage. A twin floor mattress can be provided for those who need additional sleeping arrangements.
Outside, guests can enjoy the sunny weather with a game of cornhole on the turf or prepare a meal using the Lynx built-in barbecue. There are multilevels to the deck, with the top level featuring a bistro table and the bottom level featuring the private hot tub. Guests also have access to two on-site parking spots.
Luxury Pet-Friendly House
If you are looking to rent a house in Sonoma that offers incredible amenities and is pet-friendly, then this Airbnb is for you!
This four-bedroom house is located on a working vineyard and boasts an incredible upscale modern motif. Guests can open 17-foot sliding bay doors in the living room to allow fresh air in while they lounge on the sofas. The full kitchen features top-notch stainless-steel appliances like a Thermador gas range and two dishwashers. Superhost Anthony also provides guests with a complimentary bottle of wine from his award-winning vineyard. The entire property is serviced by a Sonos sound system, so guests can listen to their favorite tunes anywhere.
Two of the bedrooms come equipped with a king-size bed and a floor mattress, while the third bedroom has a bunk bed and a pullout couch. The fourth bedroom is located in the pool house and has a queen-size bed.
Outside, guests can enjoy incredible mountain views while swimming in the infinity pool or playing bocce ball on the sand court. The patio is massive and comes equipped with a firepit nook, an outdoor dining table, a gas grill, and a Pit Boss pellet smoker.
The Zen House
This peaceful country vacation home for rent in Sonoma located on 15 acres of private land is perfect for families or groups of up to six.
The home is located just outside of El Verano in the countryside. It is just over a 10-minute drive to downtown Sonoma and a 15-minute drive to Sonoma Mountain.
Inside, the house features a rustic-modern motif with vaulted ceilings, exposed wood beams, and a studio-style layout. Guests working remotely can set up in the dedicated workspace in the corner of the living room, where there is a desk, chair, and small library of books. The living room features a lovely woodstove and plenty of seating options. In the full kitchen, guests will find everything they need to prepare a meal, including chef’s knives, a French press, and cooking oils.
In one corner of the house, there is an open bedroom space with a TV, a queen-size bed, and a dresser. A set of stairs leads from this bedroom to the second, elevated loft-style bedroom, where there is a queen-size bed and a reading nook. Guests can opt to clean up in the bathroom’s tub/shower combo or head outside to the patio, where there is a vintage claw-foot bathtub and an outdoor shower.
Spanish-Style Home With a Cottage
This gorgeous rental in Sonoma is the ideal retreat for families or groups of up to eight. It should be noted that superhost Pia only allows renters over the age of 30.
Inside, the home features a contemporary country motif with large picture windows and chic accents. In the master bedroom, guests can store their luggage in the built-in closet and then curl up in the plush king-size bed for an afternoon nap. There is also a spacious en suite bathroom with a double vanity and walk-in shower. The second bedroom has two single beds, while the third bedroom has two single beds and a couch. The fourth bedroom is located in the small cottage and features a king-size bed, a custom-built closet, and a laundry room.
In the living room, guests can settle into the couch for a movie night or test their skills on the foosball table. The full kitchen features a beautifully painted mural along with stainless-steel appliances and a coffee station.
Outside, guests can roam the property and make their way down to the creek. There is also a hot tub, a ping-pong table, a spacious patio, and a large in-ground pool.
Pet-Friendly Hawaiian-Themed Retreat
Live your best aloha life at this beautiful short-term rental in Sonoma brought to you by superhost Kathy.
This fantastic Airbnb in Sonoma is located on a shared property with the owners and allows guests to access the shared pool, a hot tub, and a grill area. Inside, the home boasts colorful décor and stylish furnishings, creating a warm and inviting space. In the living room, guests can unwind on one of the two plush red leather sofas and watch TV. Breakfast is provided for guests in the full kitchen, and they can enjoy their meals at the breakfast bar or at the four-person dining table. Kathy also provides a complimentary bottle of wine, so guests can begin to relax the moment they enter the guesthouse.
The bedroom is equipped with a comfortable queen-size bed, as well as a built-in closet and a dresser. After a day of touring the local wineries, guests can enjoy a relaxing rinse in the bathroom’s walk-in shower. There is also a washer and dryer.
This Sonoma Airbnb is located in a quiet neighborhood between Buena Vista and Vineburg, less than a five-minute drive from downtown.
Cozy Studio With Bikes
This cozy studio cottage is the perfect retreat for couples or solo travelers visiting with their furry friends.
This detached guesthouse cottage features a modern-minimalist interior with stylish furnishings and sleek finishes. In the living room, guests can cuddle on the sectional sofa and watch a movie on the Apple TV or set their laptops up at the cozy desk. The kitchenette comes equipped with a Keurig coffee maker, a microwave, and a minifridge. Guests can enjoy their morning cup of joe on the front porch bench surrounded by lush gardens.
In the bathroom, guests will find complimentary robes to use after a relaxing rinse in the luxurious walk-in glass shower. Complimentary body wash, shampoo, and conditioner are also supplied. The bedroom area has a plush king-size bed in view of the TV, perfect for snuggling and binge-watching TV.
This Airbnb in Sonoma is located less than a 10-minute drive from downtown Sonoma and roughly a five-minute drive from Sonoma Golf Club. Guests have access to free on-site parking.
Bright Three-Bedroom House With a Hot Tub
Located in Fetters Hot Springs-Agua Caliente, this gorgeous house is one of the best Sonoma Airbnbs for families.
Superhost Heather supplies guests with tons of family-friendly amenities, such as toys, a baby monitor, a crib, and a high chair. Heather can also provide babysitter recommendations.
This light-filled home has a beautiful contemporary interior with lush plants and chic décor throughout. In the living room, guests can unwind on one of the couches and watch a movie or plan their next day’s adventure. The full kitchen has a warm, homey feel with stainless-steel appliances, a wine fridge, and a breakfast bar.
In the master bedroom, guests can unpack their luggage in the walk-in closet and then curl up in the king-size bed for a good night’s rest. There is also a sliding door that leads to the private hot tub outside and an en suite bathroom with a well-lit double vanity and a makeup mirror. The other two bedrooms come equipped with a queen-size bed and a built-in closet.
Outside, guests can gather around the firepit, grill a meal on the barbecue, or enjoy a glass of wine in the garden.
Rustic Guesthouse for Two
This beautiful Airbnb is the perfect getaway for couples or solo travelers looking to spend some time in the countryside.
The rental is located just outside the city limits in Vineburg, less than a 10-minute drive from the Sonoma TrainTown Railroad amusement park and downtown Sonoma.
Inside, the home boasts a modern-country motif with chic furnishings, sliding barn doors, and sleek finishes. After a day of touring local wineries, guests can return for a relaxing rinse in the bathroom’s spacious walk-in shower. A set of rustic barn doors opens to the bedroom, where there is a plush king-size Tempurpedic bed, complimentary bathroom robes, and a large dresser.
In the living room, guests can listen to music on the Bose sound system or watch a movie on the TV. The kitchenette comes stocked with complimentary water bottles, snacks, and coffee, as well as a minifridge. In the evening, guests can head out to the garden and relax in the custom-made wine-barrel Adirondack chairs around the firepit. There is also an EV charger for those arriving in electric cars.
Studio Guesthouse Near Sonoma Valley Airport
This lovely Sonoma Airbnb is perfect for couples or business travelers looking for a peaceful country retreat.
The home is located on a five-acre property roughly a 15-minute drive from downtown Sonoma and less than a five-minute drive from Sonoma Valley Airport.
The home’s interior features a mid-century modern motif with vaulted wood-paneled ceilings, a studio-style layout, and plenty of natural light. In the bedroom area, guests can curl up in the plush king-size bed for some shut-eye. The bathroom comes equipped with a spacious walk-in shower and a well-lit vanity, perfect for getting ready for a day of wine tours.
In the living room, guests can binge-watch their favorite shows on the Smart TV or enjoy the country views from the many windows. There is a microwave, a coffee maker, and a minifridge in the kitchenette. Guests can enjoy their meals at the two-person dining table. Outside, guests can enjoy their morning coffee on the porch’s bistro set or Adirondack chairs.
Cozy Guest Suite Near Maxwell Farms Regional Park
If you are looking for a centrally located rental for yourself or you and your partner, then consider renting superhost Kharis’ beautiful guest suite.
The suite is completely private, with its own private entrance and bathroom. The space has been decorated in a rustic-modern motif, with a black wood accent wall and chic furnishings. After a long day of exploring nearby attractions, guests can unwind on the lounge chairs and watch TV or enjoy a glass of wine while listening to music on the Bose sound system. The bedroom area boasts a plush king-size, as well as room-darkening shades. There is also a small dedicated workspace and a built-in closet for luggage storage.
The kitchenette has been well stocked with essentials, like a minifridge, microwave, and a coffee maker. In the bathroom, Kharis has supplied complimentary shower products, including shampoo, body wash, and conditioner. Outside, guests can relax in their private garden area on Adirondack chairs and sip on wine in the cool night air.
This Sonoma Airbnb is within walking distance of restaurants and coffee shops. Downtown Sonoma is about a 10-minute drive away.
There you have them, the best Airbnbs in Sonoma. From luxurious mansions to romantic studio suites, this list has showcased the crème de la crème of rentals; all you have to do is pick one and start packing!