Comprising 14 different islands, Stockholm offers an abundance of beautiful waterfront promenades and luscious green parks. Unique medieval architecture and historic cobblestone streets are balanced by ultra-modern attractions and cutting-edge innovation. With prominent shopping streets, galleries, and world-class eateries, Sweden’s capital attracts a diverse crowd of visitors. Whether you’re looking forward to the refreshing natural attractions or the trendy urban entertainment venues, you’re in for a unique adventure.
Read on for a list of the best Airbnbs in Stockholm. To ensure that you’re only seeing the best of the best, each rental has received overwhelmingly positive reviews and is presided over by a superhost – a host with a proven track record of offering excellent accommodation. All of the rentals are also work-from-home-friendly and fully equipped with high-speed Wi-Fi.
Revamped Old Town Apartment
Our first vacation apartment for rent in Stockholm boasts a traditional Scandinavian design and an unbeatable location.
The studio space is bright and elegant with mid-century décor, all-white finishes, and lively pops of color. Small but efficient, the layout is ideal for solo travelers and couples and offers high ceilings and a lofted double bed. There is also a cozy sitting area with a grand window and a TV in addition to a full kitchen with granite countertops, stainless-steel appliances, and a wooden breakfast table. The full bathroom boasts gorgeous marble tilework and a rain-style shower, and additional amenities include a cozy workspace and a washer and dryer. This top-rated apartment has also been awarded Airbnb Plus status, meaning it has been verified for quality through in-person inspection.
Set in a 400-year-old building in Gamla Stan, this Stockholm Airbnb is within walking distance of key landmarks and popular attractions. As the city’s Old Town, Gamla Stan is characterized by colorful historic buildings and medieval architecture and offers desirable dining opportunities and a vibrant nightlife scene.
Studio Apartment in SoFo
For a modern apartment in a historic building, check out this spacious studio Airbnb in Stockholm.
With soft-colored decorations and great natural light, the cheerful interior is attractive and inviting. The light-filled living area is furnished with a cozy gray sofa and a four-person dining table and leaves a ton of open space for an airy and comfortable atmosphere. There is also a full bathroom and a full kitchen with modern appliances and ample counter space, and the double bed is tucked away in a cozy sleeping nook. Simple elegant artwork adds to the pleasant ambiance of the apartment, and an in-building elevator makes this rental a good option for guests with accessibility needs.
The studio is located just a five-minute walk away from the popular bars, restaurants, and shops of SoFo, and there is a bus stop right outside that will take you into the city center. The popular square of Nytorget is also just a short stroll away.
Ground-Floor Studio in a Courtyard
Situated in the center of Old Town, this efficient studio makes an ideal stay for a solo traveler or a couple.
The bright white interior is contrasted by striking black accents and geometric patterns. Offering a space-efficient layout with two single beds in a lofted sleeping area, the apartment is small but fully furnished and well equipped. Underneath the loft sits a small kitchenette equipped with a microwave, a minifridge, a cooktop, and a dishwasher. There is also a small dining table for two and a modern full bathroom with a washing machine. A glass door behind the dining area fills the space with natural light and leads directly into the courtyard. Pull down the room-darkening curtain if you’d like to sleep in or just want a bit more privacy.
The famous Royal Castle and the Nobel Prize Museum are right around the corner from this convenient short-term rental in Stockholm, and guests have access to an in-house restaurant and a bustling courtyard.
Refurbished Apartment in Södermalm
This one-bedroom apartment rental in Stockholm is a great option for single guests and couples interested in a modern rental with a bit more space.
Situated on the third floor of a newly renovated building, the beautifully appointed one-bedroom apartment is equipped with one modern full bathroom and one double bed. The bedroom also comes with a convenient desk space, and there is a large eat-in kitchen with a ton of counter space and a wooden breakfast table. The spacious living room is furnished with a comfy sofa and features a wall-mounted Smart TV and minimalist artwork. Long-term stays are welcome, and your hosts will provide a travel crib and other baby gear if you are traveling with small children.
Södermalm is a quiet neighborhood near Old Town with plenty of shops and restaurants, and the apartment is conveniently situated around the corner from the metro.
Studio Apartment in a Friendly Home
Situated in a larger residential home in a tranquil neighborhood, this is one of the best Airbnbs in Stockholm for couples and small families interested in a clean, safe, and affordable stay.
Although the studio is set on the bottom floor of the host’s main home, it is completely private with its own entrance, a private full bathroom, and a private full kitchen with a breakfast bar. The interior is bright and well decorated with calming green and blue-toned décor, and every window and door comes with a black-out curtain for optimal privacy. The space is furnished with a double bed and a sofa bed, both of which are within view of the Smart TV, and additional amenities include free parking on the premises and laundry facilities.
The neighborhood is calm and friendly with a few local establishments and a convenient metro station just a short walk away.
Large Apartment With a Terrace
If you’re interested in a Stockholm Airbnb that is well suited to larger groups, check out this multilevel apartment in Old Town.
Up to six guests can stay in the apartment, which offers one full bathroom, two bedrooms with double beds, and a sofa bed. The main floor of the home features the smaller bedroom, a spacious dining room, and a full kitchen, and a unique wooden spiral staircase leads up to the living room, the main bedroom, and the bathroom. On the top floor of the apartment, guests can access the private roof terrace, which provides panoramic city views over the surrounding buildings. This rental is not recommended for guests with accessibility needs, as it is located on the fourth floor of a historic building with no elevator. Additional amenities include a TV, a washer, and a dishwasher.
Situated in the heart of Old Town, the apartment is right around the corner from the Royal Palace, the Djurgården Ferry, and several world-class dining opportunities.
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Brand-New Apartment in Södermalm
This ultra-modern Airbnb in Stockholm promises a stylish stay with high-tech amenities and a convenient location.
The focal point of the home is the vibrant open living space, which features black and white leather sofas, lime green accents, colorful modern artwork, and hypnotic blue recessed lighting that borders the ceiling. A convenient white breakfast bar separates the sitting area from the modern full kitchen, which boasts shiny white cabinetry, new appliances, and a mirrored refrigerator. Up to three guests can stay in the apartment, which offers 1.5 bathrooms, one bedroom with a double bed, and an extra single bed in the living room. Guests also have access to a washer, a dishwasher, and a shared backyard, and your hosts will provide a crib and other baby gear if you are traveling with children.
The neighborhood is trendy and fun with plenty of shops and cafés nearby, and the metro station is conveniently located just three minutes away.
Top-Floor Apartment in Old Town
Rent an apartment in Stockholm that boasts a spacious interior and a central location with this historic one-bedroom abode.
The apartment is situated in a cool building with a rich history dating back to the Middle Ages, but the interior has been completely renovated to provide a comfortable and modern stay. There is a modern full bathroom complete with a washer and a towel rack, and the eat-in full kitchen boasts updated appliances and a unique blue backsplash. Although there is only one bedroom with a double bed, the apartment also offers a cozy living room with a sofa bed and a private study with a desk and a second sofa bed, making it suitable for up to six guests. The interior is quaint, elegant, and reflective of its historic surroundings, with old-fashioned paintings and antique furnishings. This apartment is on the fourth floor of a building without an elevator and is, therefore, not ideal for guests with mobility issues.
Located in the heart of Gamla Stan, Stockholm’s Old Town, this central apartment is within walking distance of the city’s most popular attractions.
Charming Apartment Overlooking a Courtyard
Set in a 1920s building with a historic courtyard, this thoughtfully laid out studio makes an ideal stay for solo travelers, couples, and small groups.
Up to four guests can stay in the home, which comes with a queen-size bed, a comfy sofa, and an optional air mattress. There is also a fully equipped kitchen with a breakfast table for two and full-size appliances, and the modern full bathroom offers a combined shower and tub. Guests can relax in the living area and utilize the Smart TV or take in the charming courtyard views from the kitchen window. Pets are allowed in the apartment, and additional amenities include an in-building elevator, laundry facilities, and complimentary breakfast.
Nestled in the heart of Södermalm, this Stockholm Airbnb is surrounded by several parks, supermarkets, and coffee shops. There is also a nearby harbor with boat rentals that will take you on a tour around the archipelagos, and the famous entertainment venues of Tele2 Arena and Stockholm Ericsson Globe are just around the corner.
Artsy Two-Room Flat
Another great apartment in the same historic building, this elegant Airbnb in Stockholm offers a bright and airy interior with artistic accents.
Ideal for couples and small families with up to two children, the one-bedroom home is furnished with an ultra-comfy double bed. The focal point of the home is the stylish living room, which is marked by bright green accents, gorgeous gold chandeliers, a full wall of grand windows, and unique sculptures. Adjacent to the sitting area, you’ll find a large dining table and a stocked bookshelf, and there is a separate full kitchen with funky checkered floors and stainless-steel appliances around the corner. The bathroom is equipped with heated floors, and the shower is in a separate room and offers great water pressure and complimentary toiletries.
This fine apartment rental is located in the heart of the city surrounded by popular Old Town attractions.
Beautiful Old Town Penthouse
Choose a vacation rental that boasts an unbeatable location and magnificent views with this elegant penthouse in a medieval building.
Originally constructed in the 15th century, this charming rental apartment in Stockholm offers a tasteful combination of modern finishes and original features. The entire home is awash with natural light and luxurious touches, and the space can sleep up to six guests with two bedrooms with double beds and an extra sofa bed in the living area. On the first floor of the apartment, you’ll find the full kitchen, the full bathroom, the dining room, and the first bedroom with a cozy fireplace and a walk-in closet. The second floor houses the second bedroom, where large windows and skylights provide spectacular views of the City Hall and the Royal Castle.
Situated in a quiet area of Old Town, the penthouse is just a short walk away from the popular shopping street of Stora Nygatan.
Refurbished Old Town Apartment
Antique furnishings and gold accents add a touch of elegance to this traditional Scandinavian apartment in Stockholm’s Old Town.
Set in a centuries-old historic building, the one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment has been thoughtfully renovated to add modern comforts to the charming Old World atmosphere. The space is able to accommodate up to four guests with a double bed in the bedroom and a bright pink sofa bed in the living room. The open living space is characterized by high ceilings and tall windows and also offers an open full kitchen with modern appliances, white cabinetry, shiny black cabinetry, and a small dining table. The bathroom is also completely modernized with sparkling clean tiles and a walk-in shower, and guests can enjoy convenient modern amenities such as a TV, a dishwasher, a washer, and baby gear available upon request.
If you’re interested in a fashionable Airbnb in Stockholm with a walkable location near popular attractions, this is the perfect rental for you.
Cozy Condo in Nytorget
This plant-filled oasis in Södermalm is one of the best Stockholm Airbnbs for single guests and couples interested in a quiet stay in a very walkable area.
The cozy studio space features vibrant artwork and colorful bohemian décor, and the courtyard-facing position makes it very relaxing and private. Despite the small interior, the efficient apartment makes room for a full bathroom with a washer and a full kitchen with a dishwasher and a blue breakfast table with bench seating. There is also a spacious living room with a cozy three-seat sofa and large windows, and guests can enjoy access to a shared balcony off of the building’s stairwell. The double bed is cozily tucked away behind a privacy wall, separating it from the common areas.
Nytorget is a lively square that is surrounded by old historic buildings and offers several bars, restaurants, and shops. Årstaviken Bay, where you can go for a swim or utilize the outdoor gym, is also nearby.
Central Studio on a Quiet Street
Not many vacation rentals in Stockholm offer the modern amenities, desirable location, and affordable price tag of this sunny studio apartment.
Nestled in an updated elevator building, the contemporary rental is fully equipped with a 50-inch TV, a washer and dryer, and a dishwasher. The space is appointed with a private full bathroom and furnished with a comfy double bed and a large sectional sofa, making it suitable for up to three guests. There is also a well-equipped kitchen with full-size appliances, and complimentary breakfast is included in your stay.
Located in the trendy neighborhood of Hornstull, this Stockholm Airbnb is close to the water as well as to several popular bars and restaurants. Hornstull is known as the hipster area of the city and offers a very inclusive atmosphere and safe and quiet streets.
Lovely Apartment in Central Old Town
Wrapping up our list of the best Airbnb rentals in Stockholm is a well-decorated rental on the third floor of a medieval house.
With several large windows, the apartment provides lovely views of Svartmangatan Street and a German church. The cozy interior combines original historic details and modern furnishings, creating a warm and comfortable atmosphere. Up to four guests can stay in the traditional one-bedroom rental, which is furnished with a double bed and a living room sofa bed. There is also a spacious dining area with a wooden table, and the living room features an original tiled stove. The separate kitchen is fully equipped with modern appliances and even comes with a convenient washer and dryer, and there is one full bathroom with a walk-in shower. This is a great option for anyone traveling with their furry friends, as pets are welcome and the area is perfect for walking a dog.
Nestled on a quiet street near the Royal Castle, the central apartment is just a few meters away from the popular shopping street of Stora Nygatan.
Whether you’re looking for a historic flat in the medieval center or a brand-new rental in an elevator building, you’ll find fantastic hospitality with these top-rated Airbnbs in Stockholm.