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Layovers are no fun, assuming that’s why you are searching for Airbnbs near New York’s JFK Airport. Or maybe you are returning home from an epic weekend in New York City — that’s cool too because our list of items is most definitely getaway worthy. Predominantly in the Queens area, which is a stone’s throw from the airport, rentals are near great restaurants and activities. Our picks aren’t crazy pricey, and they have just the right touch of “home”.
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A layover can be a delight when staying at this specially designed cottage with brick exteriors and streamline wooden interiors. Tall ceilings reveal modern skylights, brightening the space with plenty of natural light. The coolest feature is the back porch that sits right against the water.
Only five miles from JFK Airport, the basement apartment is surprisingly bright and spacious. The studio layout provides all the basics, including a sleek kitchen and convenient desk space. With a private entrance, it’s a nice little retreat from the bustle of the city.
The welcoming apartment can easily accommodate two guests and comforts such a nice living space and kitchen are within the unit. Outside is a nice green space with the option to grill out dinner. JFK Airport is only 10 minutes from this location. Maybe this is the optimal layover hang out for honeymooners.
A simple layout is presented in a no-fuss, clean-cut way at this one-bedroom Airbnb. Outside is brick constructed, and a backyard space features an open deck with seating for lunch or dinner in the sun. A full kitchen allows for easy meal prep.
Situated in a newly renovated basement, the apartment is full of color and fun designs. Guests will have their own private kitchen, a bathroom, and of course snuggly space to sleep with bright cheery bedding. You also have access to the backyard and a private entrance. The host is welcoming and gracious, providing breakfast and tasty snacks.
Refuel and rest at this cool townhome, which is decorated in a way to make you really feel like you’re in New York. Necessities like linens, a hairdryer, and travel information are provided by the host. You can even catch up on backed up laundry while staying here.
Somewhat like a hotel room, but way better, this studio apartment has a lovely kitchenette, a bathroom, and an overall airy feel throughout the sleeping space. There’s even a bistro table to enjoy meals and coffee. The cherry on top is a place to get outside and relax, while laundry can also be taken care of here as well.
Maybe you’re traveling with the entire family, and something that feels like home would really just be the best. Well, you found it. Aside from the bottom level apartment the host stays in, the entire house is for your private use. Up to seven guests can comfortably stay here. Awesome conveniences from a dishwasher to bunk beds kids will love, there won’t be any complaining during this layover.
Exposed brick, an elegantly tiled bathroom, and the most precious kitchen, this townhome is both industrial and homey. Throw in a dash of whimsy, and there you have it. And oh my goodness, the title does not lie, the backyard is downright charming. Like all locations in Queens, a boatload of interesting restaurants is a short distance away.
This is your typical suave New York City apartment. Lots of light tones meet with contemporary furnishings, and the feel is overall quite fresh and open. Subway proximity means easy access to anywhere you want to go to the city, but plenty of conveniences remain close to the apartment itself. The amazing host even has red wine waiting upon your arrival. Just what the doctor ordered after a long flight.
Moody, edgy and so gorgeously modern, it’s hard not to fall in love with this loft apartment. Tucked away in a quiet neighborhood, the airport is still only 8 miles away. So you can get away from it all, while still having quick access when it comes time to board your flight. The closets are enormous, and should you stay a bit longer, the kitchen is a chef’s dream.
While being a smaller studio, the space seems to hold on to everything, aesthetically, we tend to love about New York apartments. Charming exposed brick, a lavishly adorned bathroom, and sleek wood floors make the entire rental extremely appealing. Also making toting luggage a little easier, this is a first floor unit with just a handful of steps upon entry.