Choosing the right accommodation is a vital part of any holiday, and the historic city of Hamburg has plenty to offer depending on your taste. Whether you are looking forward to a romantic holiday or planning a big family gathering, wish to party through the night or experience a seamless blend of history and modern amenities, the best Airbnbs in Hamburg are an excellent place to start.
The yacht, Hamburg | Courtesy of Joke / Airbnb
Is it a hotel? Is it an apartment? No, it’s a yacht! At this watery abode, you can wake up to stunning views across the sparkling blue water and the bustling port of Hamburg. Plus, it’s only a few minutes away from the best-known landmarks in town, including Hafen-City, City Hall, Hamburg city center, the Reeperbahn, St. Pauli and Landungsbrücken. The yacht is fitted with five berths, a shared bath and a fully-equipped kitchen. Superhost Joke and his boat consistently earn rave reviews from guests.
One of the beautiful terraces at the penthouse | Courtesy of Nadine / Airbnb
What’s more awesome than staying in a stunning penthouse with a beautiful terrace? This property takes it one step further with two beautiful terraces. Treat yourself to a downright movie star experience by booking this gorgeous luxury villa located just a few steps away from the sparkling Lake Alster. If you can tear yourself away from the flower-decked terraces with oh-so-comfortable seating and the free-standing en-suite bath, you can easily reach the main attractions of Hamburg in no time at all. What guests love the best about this apartment is its quiet, secluded location right in the middle of the busy city. And oh, those terraces too.
A bedroom in the vintage villa | Courtesy of Sina & Ralf / Airbnb
The first thing that blows the mind of guests is the size of this villa. Spread over two floors, this home has three bedrooms, two living rooms, two big bathrooms, four toilets, a fully-equipped kitchen and a pretty terrace, making it a perfect place to book for groups of up to 10 people. Guests also love the simple decor of the house and the antique furniture. It is conveniently located in a quiet side street but is close to the busy part of the city.
Living room of the historic apartment | Courtesy of Marcael / Airbnb
The decor of this apartment is guaranteed to prompt several wows from you. The home exhibits a striking combination of historic and modern furniture, and classic furnishing. High ceilings and stucco elements add immense old-world charm to this huge home. It offers three bedrooms and three baths, and is big enough to comfortably fit in up to eight guests. It is close to the city center and only round the corner from the pristine Lake Alster.
Dining room at Farmstay | Courtesy of Holger / Airbnb
This is the accommodation of choice for large groups of up to 14 people and for small events or celebrations. In this historic thatched-roof holiday home from the 1820s set in a working farm, you get to enjoy a taste of rural charm while not compromising on luxury. A large dining table and a cozy fireplace provide the perfect setting for bonding with loved ones, while five large bedrooms spread over four apartments ensure comfort and privacy.
Hamburg's smallest penthouse | Courtesy of Franziska / Airbnb
Cozy up in Hamburg‘s smallest penthouse! Superhost Franziska’s lovely, sunny one-room apartment is perfect for a couple or two friends. Guests appreciate the elegant decor, quiet location, proximity to cafes and restaurants, great connections to the city and small touches like free beverages in the kitchen. After a day of sightseeing or business, you can enjoy a beautiful sunset from the cozy terrace, while sipping a refreshing drink.
Modern decor of the apartment | Courtesy of Hamid / Airbnb
If you wish to really live it up in Hamburg, this apartment in Reeperbahn, one of the most happening localities in Hamburg, is perfect for you. It is right in the midst of a number of hip bars and clubs, plus close to a great selection of restaurants and cafes. A short stroll would lead you to the HafenCity, Innenstadt and the Schanzenviertel. The apartment itself is spacious, airy and done in a striking modern style with contemporary furniture and distinctive light fittings.
Living room of the historic cozy apartment | Courtesy of Yuta / Airbnb
This house stands out because of the unique blend of history and contemporary. This cozy apartment that fits two people is housed in a historic building dating back to to the year 1633. Everything about the home breathes romance and old-world charm – from the beamed walls to the wooden ceiling, twinkling mood lights to antique furniture. As an added bonus, this home is within a walking distance to the major landmarks in town.