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The 25 Coolest Airbnbs In NYC

If you're not lucky enough to have easy-going friends in New York City with plenty of extra space for you and your hangers-on, visiting the city usually means forking over a king's ransom for a closet-sized room to crash. For the same price, though, you could embrace the age of the sharing economy and live like an actual king for a few days in one of the city's sprawling dream apartments.

To make the search for one of those a little easier, here are 25 of our favorite NYC homes for rent on Airbnb right now. 

1. Transformed Former Synagogue

East Village
Rate:
$2,600 per night (3 night minimum)
Accommodation: 6 guests (4 beds)
Notable amenities: Indoor fireplace, three outdoor terraces, and a hot tub.

2. SoHo Mansion

SoHo
Rate: $1,250 per night (2 night minimum)
Accommodates: 16 guests (7 beds)
Notable amenities: Built-in sound system and huge rooftop deck.

3. Photo-Ready Brooklyn Brownstone

Clinton Hill, Brooklyn
Rate:$4,500 per night
Accommodates: 16+ guests (5 beds)
Notable amenities: 10,000 square feet of living space, with interiors specifically designed to serve as the backdrop for photo and film shoots, and is suitable for events. 

4. High Line Loft

Chelsea
Rate:$1,065 per night
Accommodates: 4 guests (2 beds)
Notable amenities: 48-foot long living room overlooking the High Line Park, shared outdoor space.

5. Urban Cowboy Townhouse

Williamsburg, Brooklyn
Rate:$2,000 per night (3 night minimum)
Accommodates: 9 guests (5 beds)
Notable amenities: Full separate cabin in backyard, two outdoor grills, and a hot tub.

6. Chelsea Penthouse

Chelsea
Rate:$1,300 per night (14 night minimum)
Accommodates: 6 guests (3 beds)
Notable amenities: Wood-burning fireplace, unobstructed Empire State building views, and a private landscaped terrace.

7. Full Floor TriBeCa Loft

TriBeCa
Rate:$1,200 (2 night minimum)
Accommodates: 5 guests (3 beds)
Notable amenities: 70-inch flatscreen, indoor fireplace, steam room, and a jacuzzi.

8. East Village Townhouse

East Village
Rate:$3,000 per night
Accommodates: 8 guests (4 beds)
Notable amenities: Private garden, double parlor floor, and indoor fireplace.

9. West Chelsea Condo

Chelsea
Rate:$1,350 per night (3 night minimum)
Accommodates: 4 guests (2 beds)
Notable amenities: Incredible views, and right next to the High Line Park and Chelsea Market. 

10. The NISI Yacht

Hudson River (near Battery Park City)
Rate:$6,950 per night 
Accommodates: 10 guests (6 beds)
Notable amenities: Hot tub, pool, indoor fireplace, and "casual opulence."

11. Historic Brownstone

Upper West Side
Rate:$950 per night (4 night minimum)
Accommodates: 5 guests (3 beds)
Notable amenities: 2,500 square feet, oversized bathtub, and designer furniture.

12. Huge Brooklyn Loft

Clinton Hill, Brooklyn
Rate:
$750 per night (3 night minimum)
Accommodates: 8 (7 beds)
Notable amenities: 5,000 square feet of living space and a dining table with room for 25 people.

13. Airy Greenwich Village Loft

Greenwich Village
Rate:$1,200 per night
Accommodates: 8 guests (5 beds)
Notable amenities: Two living rooms with individual stereo systems.

14. Full Floor Union Square Loft

Union Square
Rate:$2,400 per night
Accommodates: 5 guests (3 beds)
Notable amenities: 2.600 square feet of living space, 20 huge windows, and two living rooms.

15. Times Square Duplex Penthouse

Times Square
Rate:$2,900 per night (3 night minimum)
Accommodates: 10 guests (5 beds)
Notable amenities: Huge hanging dining table, in-condo elevator.

16. The Kitchen Table

Little Italy
Rate:$2,200 per day 
Accommodates: 40 guests (no beds)
Notable amenities: While it's not set up for overnights, this place is the perfect venue for a snazzy private cocktail party or dinner, complete with a top-of-the-line fully stocked kitchen. The proprietors even offer to organize every detail, including lining up top New York chefs and sommeliers.

17. Large NoHo Loft

NoHo
Rate: $950 per night
Accommodates: 6 guests (5 beds)
Notable amenities: 3,000 square feet of living space and an in-building spa.

18. Huge SoHo Loft

SoHo
Rate:$950 per night
Accommodates: 6 guests (6 beds)
Notable amenities: 3,000 square feet, jacuzzi in master suite, plus "bikes, toys, and instruments" you're free to play with.

19. TriBeCa Dream Loft

TriBeCa
Rate: $1,000 per night (5 night minimum)
Accommodates: 3 guests (2 beds)
Notable amenities: Recently restored with indoor fireplace and designer furnishings.

20. Historic Brooklyn Townhouse

Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn
Rate:$1,500 per night
Accommodates: 5 guests (3 beds)
Notable amenities: Three floors and a huge backyard patio.

21. Midtown Studio

Midtown
Rate: $2,500 per night
Accommodates: 16+ guests (1 bed only, though)
Notable amenities: This place is intended to serve primarily as a location for photo or film shoots and private events, but why not let your imagination run wild (Big-style hangouts???).

22. Rustic TriBeCa Loft

TriBeCa
Rate:$2,295 per night
Accommodates: 8 guests (6 beds)
Notable amenities: 10-seat dining table, huge fully equipped kitchen, and a piano.

23. Bowery Artist's Loft

NoLita
Rate:$950 per night (5 night minimum)
Accommodates: 4 guests (3 beds) 
Notable amenities: Artist-owned, and filled with unique art and fascinating artifacts, 

24. Heart of SoHo Loft

SoHo
Rate:$1,000 per night (3 night minimum)
Accommodates: 4 guests (2 beds)
Notable amenities: Steam shower, indoor fireplace, and jet tub (for two!).

25. Ultra-Modern TriBeCa Loft

TriBeCa
Rate:$950 per night (2 night minimum)
Accommodates: 6 guests (3 beds)
Notable amenities: A very powerful sound system, just don't be a jerk to the neighbors.


Joe McGauley is a senior editor at Supercompressor. He patiently awaits the arrival of a Hotubnb.