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17 Coolest Airbnbs Near Scottsdale, Arizona

Known for its lavish spas, golf courses, innovative restaurants, and beautiful Sonoran Desert landscapes, Scottsdale is an exciting Arizona destination perfect for travelers who want to get pampered. But a trip to the “Beverly Hills of the Southwest” doesn’t have to break the bank, as Airbnb offers an array of cozy and affordable accommodation options so you can focus on exploring everything the area has to offer. Check out our top picks for the best Airbnb rentals near Scottsdale, Arizona.

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Cowboy Bunkhouse in North Scottsdale

For a unique getaway in Scottsdale, rent this rustic Mexican hacienda with its western-themed bunkhouse. Sitting on two acres in North Scottsdale near Cave Creek, it has an authentic bell tower with sweeping views, cantina seating, a 40″ TV, and a private cowboy bunkhouse with an outdoor fireplace. The hosts describe it as a cowboy museum, only better because you can cook and sleep here.

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Cave Creek Horse Ranch

Wave hello to the resident horses at Cave Creek Horse Ranch, which offers mountainous Sonoran landscape views from the cozy hammock. Dine al fresco by the barbecue, kick back on the patio and enjoy the view or head inside the one-bedroom private suite to discover comfy furnishings, room-darkening shades, air conditioning and an indoor fireplace. The private desert setting offers easy access to scenic hiking trails and beautiful lakes if you need to cool off.

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True Urban Loft

Just 15 minutes drive from Scottsdale in downtown Phoenix, this charming loft was originally built in 1924. The loft is a celebrity of sorts, having been featured in commercials, publications and home tours, and was even dubbed a “hidden gem” by the New York Times. You’re within walking distance from dining and entertainment, while there’s plenty of reasons for a night in with its full kitchen, open-plan living room and private courtyard with bistro lights.

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Roosevelt Row Modern Home

Just a short drive from Scottsdale in Phoenix’s Roosevelt Row Arts District, this modern home was created custom by a local designer, using Minimalist Nordic and tiny home designs and techniques. Perfect for couples on a romantic getaway, get cozy in the one-bedroom space or embrace the sunshine while enjoying the private backyard area with an outdoor shower and sitting area. It’s also just a few blocks from light rail, restaurants, coffee shops and bars.

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Scottsdale Retreat Casita with Adventure & Luxury

Plan a desert adventure in this Airbnb that sits in the Rio Verde foothills of North Scottsdale. Set at the base of Granite Mountain Preserve and Tonto National Forest, you’ll have plenty of outdoor adventures at your fingertips, including hiking, mountain/dirt biking, and golfing. It features a freshly updated attached luxury casita, full kitchen, all new appliances, a spacious patio with views, and room for trailer and desert toys. The hosts even allow 1-4 horses welcome on-site.

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Entire Private Guest House with King Master

Offering a prime location in a safe neighborhood just minutes from Oldtown, this budget-friendly guesthouse is bordered by lush greenery. You’ll have access to a private backyard with a covered patio, which is a perfect spot for all your post-adventure relaxation in Scottsdale. Inside, there’s a king-size bed, family room with a pull-mattress, full kitchen, and built-in washer and dryer.

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New DT Scottsdale Trendy Home with Amazing Backyard

With a three-bedroom layout, this quaint house was beautifully designed for relaxation in Scottsdale. Wake up and enjoy your coffee in the hanging chairs, or enjoy a soak in the clawfoot tub. The Insta-worthy home is completely remodeled with a flat-screen TV in the living room, fast Wi-Fi, a full kitchen, and a backyard with a vintage trailer that’s perfect for hanging out. Best of all, it offers a prime location near the airport, convention center, sports arena, and hiking trails.

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Walk to Downtown Scottsdale

A chic loft in Old Town Scottsdale, this cozy studio space has a king-size bed, complete kitchen, and pull-out sofa. However, the highlight is its location, where you can step out your front door and be within a short walk to the art district and entertainment or rent a scooter/bike and cruise the area on two wheels.

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Family-Friendly Cozy Old Town Getaway

If you’re planning a family vacation or large group gathering in Scottsdale, consider this three-bedroom Airbnb option. It has fun peers like a retro game console with a Smart Tv in the living room and a welcoming outdoor patio for enjoying the nice weather. In addition to a fully stocked kitchen and complimentary coffee, water bottles, and snacks upon arrival, its location is perfect only a five-minute drive to Old Town and 10 minutes to Mill Avenue in Tempe.

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Vivid 1-Bedroom Apartment in Old Town Scottsdale

This one-bedroom apartment has all you need for a memorable stay in Scottsdale, including a queen-size bed, comfy couch, and stocked kitchen. Wake up and brew coffee in the Keurig coffee maker and take advantage of on-site amenities like a washer/dryer, covered parking and contactless check-in. There’s even Roku included with apps like Netflix, Prime, and Hulu.

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Charming Guesthouse

Ready to experience the true West? Stay at this one-bedroom secluded casita with an outdoor pool, located within walking distance to saloons, coffee shops, art galleries and a wine bar. Alluring amenities include self check-in, a full kitchen, coffee maker and air conditioning, while your furry four-legged friends are also welcome. Make memories while enjoying the fire pit and pool in the lush outdoor area, watch the sun set behind Black Mountain or lace up your hiking boots and hit the trails nearby.

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Colorful Bungalow in Old Town Scottsdale

Located in the historic Orange Acres subdivision in the heart of Old Town Scottsdale, this colorful bungalow is an easy walk to the Scottsdale’s top attractions, including gourmet restaurants, coffee shops, art galleries and lures you in with its charming period architectural details and high-tech upgrades. Less than 15 minutes from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport, the two-bedroom two-bath abode features a full kitchen, study and outdoor area with a BBQ grill, and includes welcomed perks such as self check-in, a smart TV, LED lighting and coffeemaker.

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Casita Bajada

A perfect getaway for couples, this 900-square-foot casita is nestled on a five-acre property and features gorgeous mountain views. Relax in the glass tile pool or have a soak in the Jacuzzi as you enjoy the peace and quiet of the beautiful desert setting, then venture nearby to golf courses and hiking trails for a day of outdoor adventure. Take advantage of on-site perks, including Direct TV, a Wii, washer and dryer and full kitchen.

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Scottsdale Oasis: 2-Bedroom with Pool, Walk to Old Town

This newly renovated two-bedroom Airbnb has a convenient location for exploring the Scottsdale area, within walking distance to Old Town and fashion square. You can walk to restaurants, shops, and bars, then retreat to the two-bedroom space to enjoy on-site amenities such as a Smart TV, high-speed Wi-Fi, a retro video game console, and a memory foam mattress. If you’ve got the kids in tow, they even have a pack & play crib, kids toys, and bunk beds. When you need to cool off, take a dip in the shared community pool.

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The Kiva Cave Creek

If you’re looking for something other than the cookie-cutter hotel stay, consider staying at this one-of-a-kind underground “kiva” in Scottsdale. Nestled on a 1/4 acre lot, it features 10-foot-tall ceilings, a sleeping lofts, Indian flagstone floors and a Smart TV with Chromecast. You can even watch the sunrise from your bed. Want to immerse yourself in the Sonoran Desert landscapes? Outside you’ll find walking trails, an outdoor fire pit and a BBQ.

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Vintage Airstream Near Downtown & Arts District

While located in Phoenix, Scottsdale is only a 20-minute drive away from this Vintage 1967 Airstream Airbnb. Located in the eclectic Coronado Historic Neighborhood, it has its own private yard through a gated entrance with a wood-burning fire pit and wood deck. Whip up your meal using the hot plate, toaster and hot water kettle and start your morning off right with a cup of Joe made with the French press. Two cruiser bikes are available to explore the area, including some of the best restaurants in Phoenix nearby.

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Comfortable Old Town Guesthouse with King Bed

A cozy space for solo travelers or couples, this bright and airy guesthouse is just minutes from the area’s best shops, restaurants, hiking trails, and golf courses. The newly-renovated guesthouse has been designed with relaxation in mind, featuring an open floor plan with a king bed, a fully equipped kitchen, and seating and dining areas. The skylights above give the space a calming ambiance, while its prime location means you can bike into Old Town in 10 minutes or catch the nearby Scottsdale Trolley.

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