Our Guide To Air BNB’s Best Rentals By Neighborhood.

Original article written by me for Guest of a Guest

While being a tourist is nice, nothing beats the experience of visiting a city and being able to act like a local. Whether you want to explore a different area of the city or have visitors over,airbnb.com has plenty of apartments to choose from. We’ve rounded up the 10 best apartments to make you feel at home during your next NYC visit.


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Even if you’re not into the whole “hipster” vibe, you can still visit Williamsburg and stay at this elegant minimalistic apartment. This doorman building has an elegant lobby, a gym in case you want to work out and social spaces to entertain your guests. Plus, the building’s roofdeck makes a great place to host a pre-game before hitting all the bars this are has to offer.

Make your reservation here.

Madison Avenue

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This Madison avenue apartment is the perfect place to live your Gossip Girl fantasies. Complete with a posh fireplace and views of the Upper East Side, it will make you feel like you’re going to run into Serena Van Der Woodsen in the hallway.

For reservations click here

East Village

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This modern apartment is located in the lively East Village. So whether you want to try the area’s amazing restaurant’s, go shopping in SoHo or discover the Lower East Side, this apartment is strategically located so you can do all the above.

Make your reservations here.

Lower East Side

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Channel your inner artist in this eclectic Lower East Side apartment. Located in one of the most alternative neighborhoods in Manhattan, this apartment is perfect for when your hipster friends want to visit town.

For reservations click here


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If you want a luxurious New York experience, then look no further than this apartment. Located in the exciting Midtown Manhattan neighborhood, this apartment is perfect for anyone who’s visiting the city for the first time. Plus, the amazing views from the apartment don’t hurt!

For reservations click here

West Village

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This spacious studio is full of character and also located in one of New York’s most exciting neighborhoods: The West Village. If nightlife is your thing, this apartment is a stone’s throw away from the Meatpacking District, as well as all the bars in the Village.

For reservations click here

Hudson River Views

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Enjoy amazing views of the Hudson River in this Midtown apartment. Located next to the trendy West Side highway park, this pad will make you feel like you left Manhattan and went to the countryside (well sorta). Perfect for a New Yorker who wants a vacation without having to drop serious cash on plane tickets.

For reservations click here

Upper West Side

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Talk about a room with a view! This cozy Upper West Side apartment may be small, but the million dollar views are incomparable. It’a also located in one of the most entertaining neighborhoods in the city and just a few blocks away from Central Park.

For reservations click here.


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This stylish huge apartment is located in the most fashionable neighborhood in the city: Chelsea. This apartment is perfect either for a romantic “staycation” or for when your girlfriends are visiting town. Complete with a jacuzzi, two bedrooms and plenty of space to relax in, one may face a huge dilemma while staying here: to go out, or to stay in?

For reservations click here.


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This huge Tribeca apartment is great for those visiting the city in big groups. This apartment is also a good option for any local who wishes to throw a party. Plus, its location is very convenient in regards to all the big clubs in New York.

For reservations click here.

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