Planning a trip to Austin, Texas and wondering where to stay? Let me save you some time… I have spent HOURS going through Airbnbs and VRBO rentals (some of these are on VRBO) in Austin and have found some seriously unique and cool places to stay. Here is a list of the 25 Coolest Airbnbs in Austin, Texas:
*UPDATED AUGUST 2022*
25 Coolest + Most Unique Airbnbs in Austin
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The Bloomhouse - Coolest Austin Airbnbs
The Bloomhouse is one of the coolest, most unique homes I’ve ever seen! The owners describe it as a “giant seashell unicorn… part Willy Wonka, part Big Lebowski, and totally unlike anywhere else.”
It has 1 bedroom, 1 bath, and sleeps up to 4 people. If you only do one thing with this post, it should be looking at the rest of the photos on the listing — they’re incredible!
Street Art Inspired Airbnb in Clarksville, ATX
Austin is known for its great street art, and this rental in the Clarksville area brings that inside with a 2-story graffiti wall!
The home has 6 bedrooms, 5.5 bathrooms, and can sleep up to 12 guests. Each room is decorated so beautifully, and this place has rave reviews!
The Graeber 6th Street Airbnb
This funky home is located in a historic building on 6th Street in downtown Austin, and looks pretty basic from the outside… but once you see inside, wow!
Cool East Austin Airbnb Historic Manor
This bold, historic Airbnb manor located downtown on the eastside is gorgeous – each room is full of color and character! It can accommodate large groups, sleeping up to 14 guests in 5 bedrooms.
Glass-Walled Bungalow near UT Austin
Located near the University of Austin, this cool, modern bungalow is an awesome Airbnb find. With 2 bedrooms and 2 baths, this place can host 4 guests.
The wood in this bathroom is just gorgeous! At the time I am writing this, this home is surprisingly affordable per night.
Emerald Estate on Lake Austin - Coolest Luxury Airbnbs
At over $4,000/night, this is one of the most expensive/lux Airbnbs in Austin! It sits right on Lake Austin so is in a great location and can sleep up to 10 guests.
They have a great outdoor space that directly overlooks Lake Austin.
"TikTok Mansion" Airbnb on Austin's East 6th Street
Located on the Eastside, this funky, cool Airbnb is filled with Instagrammable spots! It can host up to 16 guests, has 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms.
It’s got a great outdoor covered patio and putt-putt course in the backyard!
Cliffside Downtown Penthouse Airbnb
From the owner of this beautiful South Austin Airbnb: “Open the French doors for a cozy read in the morning breeze at a dreamy duplex with spectacular views overlooking Zilker Park. Decompress on the enormous wraparound deck and soak up the Costa Rican-inspired style, combining stone and natural wood.”
This airbnb has 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and can host up to 10 guests. It also has a great outdoor patio/balcony!
Which of these coolest Airbnbs in Austin was your favorite!? Lets me know in the comments or send me a DM on Instagram!