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14 Coolest Airbnbs in Virginia Beach

Families love traveling to Virginia Beach for a little fun in the sun and nonstop entertainment that everyone can enjoy. Many people choose to stay right on the beach for each access to swimming and sunbathing. But there are a wide variety of rental properties that you can book according to your interests.

Here are the coolest Airbnb rentals in Virginia Beach right now!

Quiet Lakefront Getaway Interior of Quiet Lakefront Getaway
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Quiet Lakefront Getaway

Most people only think about the ocean beach of Virginia Beach, but this Airbnb rental property is along Lake Holley and also just three blocks from the ocean. The two-story home is also close to dining, entertainment, and the boardwalk. You’ll get a full kitchen, oversized master bedroom, bikes, hammocks, beach chairs, boogie boards, and cable/internet access when you book this Airbnb. It’s ideal for up to three guests and has one bedroom and 1.5 baths. The outdoor space has waterfront views, lake access, and outdoor seating. It’s fun to leave your car behind and bike everywhere to explore the area when you stay in this home.

Oceanfront Studio by Boardwalk, Beach & Pool Outside Seating at Oceanfront Studio by Boardwalk, Beach, and Pool
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Oceanfront Studio by Boardwalk, Beach & Pool

One of the coolest vacation rentals in Virginia Beach with a pool, this apartment is highly rated, affordable and ideal for two people. It’s a studio space with two beds and one bath on the north end of the boardwalk. You’ll be just steps from the boardwalk and beach. Your rental here includes access to the saltwater pool, large BBQ deck area, the lawn on the beach, and reserved parking space. It also has a full kitchen, Wi-Fi, Atlantic Ocean views, and a queen-size bed. The pool is part of a shared area in the complex, and it is a saltwater pool that is not heated. Here at the end of the boardwalk at 40th Street, you’ll be close to everything at the oceanfront.

Seaside Sanctuary Oceanfront House Seaside Sanctuary Beach House - Virginia Beach, Virginia
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Seaside Sanctuary Oceanfront House

For a large group looking to splurge and live luxuriously in Virginia Beach, choose this house along the coast. It has direct ocean views, a year-round pool with five jets, a lagoon/kids’ pool, and a hot tub for six to seven people. There is lots of parking available here, as well as two gas fireplaces, five TVs, Wi-Fi, a wine refrigerator, and three air conditioning units. You can have the pool heated here for an additional fee. Overall, this luxury rental property has five bedrooms, seven beds, and 4.5 baths. It’s right on the beach and near restaurants, shops, the boardwalk, and shopping malls too.

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House in Sandbridge

Large groups of up to 21 people can stay in this spacious beach house on the bay. It has an ocean view and is a five-minute walk to the beach. Guests here can use the pool with heater, hot tub, and game room with billiards, ping pong, air hockey, and foosball. There’s even a sandbox here for little ones to play in. In total, the house has six bedrooms, 11 beds, and three baths. Choose this Airbnb rental for a huge house that’s within walking distance of the beach and great amenities for the whole family.

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Virginia Beach Studio Guest Suite

Here’s a studio space for up to three guests in Virginia Beach that has one bed and one bath. It’s an efficiency apartment with a mini kitchen, shared laundry space, smart TV, table and chairs, and couch. The sleeping arrangements are a queen-size bed and an air mattress. Restaurants and shops are just five minutes away. Meanwhile, the Virginia Beach oceanfront is a 15-to 20-minute drive away. Stay here to be between Virginia Beach and Norfolk for a short stay if you want a clean place with beachy décor and nice amenities.

The Seaglass Cottage by the Chesapeake Bay A cute space in a quiet neighborhood
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The Seaglass Cottage by the Chesapeake Bay

Up to six people can stay in this guest cottage that offers three bedrooms and two bathrooms in Virginia Beach. The cottage is in a quiet neighborhood of Ocean Park and five minutes from the beach. Guests will appreciate the local art and beach décor to set the mood for vacation and have three private parking spaces to use. There are two floors to the home, which is quirky and dates back to the 1940s. Guests can use the boogie boards and beach chairs in the mudroom. Also, the kitchen is stocked with everything you need to prepare meals.

Charming Cottage at a Magnificent 1860s Manor Charming Cottage at a Magnificent 1860s Manor
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Charming Cottage at a Magnificent 1860s Manor

With three bedrooms and three bathrooms, this charming cottage accommodates up to six guests and is a true country-style retreat. The historic home dates back to the 1860s but has been updated with modern amenities. Your rental space has a king bedroom and two queen bedrooms, as well as a private bathroom. The manor has hosted many VIP guests, including former President Barack Obama! With this rental, you’ll be in the 1,700-square-foot carriage house and have your own TV, central A/C, heat, and stocked coffee bar. Guests can spend their days here playing on the tennis, pickleball, and bocce ball court. Parking is available on the premises and free of charge.

Play by the Bay Home Your own beach home with great views
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Play by the Bay Home

You can have up to seven guests stay in this Airbnb rental that offers lovely views of the Chesapeake Bay. The rental home has three bedrooms and three bathrooms, and it was recently renovated for guests to use. You’ll be just steps away from the beach access point when you stay here and also be able to use the gas grill on the large deck and laundry machines. The host provides some beach supplies for your convenience and makes sure the home is thoroughly cleaned for your safety. This is a good option for families traveling with children because of the fold-out beds that are available and don’t take up much space.

Oceanfront Rental Unit Near the Boardwalk A small oceanfront complex where you can go for a swim
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Oceanfront Rental Unit Near the Boardwalk

Located at the north end of the boardwalk, you’ll find this Virginia Beach Airbnb that is a clean and comfortable studio. Three people can comfortably stay here because the bedroom has a queen-size bed and sofa bed. With this highly rated vacation rental, you’ll get access to a shared saltwater pool, BBQ deck, and lawn area on the beach. The pool is unheated and open between May and October. You’ll be in a small, oceanfront complex and also just steps from the beach, boardwalk, and ocean. The studio unit also has a full kitchen, Wi-Fi, coffeemaker, microwave, fridge/freezer, and dishware.

Chicks Beachfront House Inside Chicks Beachfront House
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Chicks Beachfront House

Right in the heart of Chick’s Beach is this beachfront house rental with picture-perfect ocean views. It has a new deck that overhangs the beach, as well as two bedrooms, 2.5 baths, and a laundry room. You’ll be within walking distance of great seafood restaurants, craft breweries, and live music from here. This is a great rental property for up to four guests and is in a family-friendly neighborhood that you’ll love being part of.

Modern Barn at Hunt Club Farm Modern Barn at Hunt Club Farm
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Modern Barn at Hunt Club Farm

To experience a different side of Virginia Beach, book this Airbnb in an equestrian community on the outskirts of town. It’s off the beaten path and home to miniature donkeys and an organic garden. There’s also a pickleball court, 1/2-acre swimmable koi fish pond, treehouse gazebo, and fire pit here. Up to four people can stay here and use the two bedrooms and two baths. Pets are not allowed at this Airbnb. Other perks of staying here include reliable Wi-Fi, Direct TV on the smart TVs, an electric fireplace for ambiance, a European-style kitchen, and all the amenities you’ll need for a comfortable stay.

Beach Getaway Private Room A cozy guest room at an affordable price
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Beach Getaway Private Room

For an affordable stay in Virginia Beach, you might book a private room via Airbnb, such as this highly rated and popular listing. It is a room with a queen-size bed, mini-fridge with freezer, laptop station, Wi-Fi, smart TV, and walk-in closet. You can use the full bathroom upstairs and the half-bathroom downstairs – both are shared spaces. The Airbnb host also provides guests with a set of dishware, utensils, and pots and pans to use. You’ll access the room through the front door and via keypad.

Salida del Sol, North End Beach Kitchen at Salida del Sol, North End Beach
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Salida del Sol, North End Beach

Up to six people can stay at this house that’s private and right across the street from the ocean. It is by wide-open residential beaches and on the North End of Virginia Beach. The rental comes with Wi-Fi, three flat-screen TVs, a beach cart, an outdoor grill, and chairs and an umbrella. The pool here is open between May and September. Overall, the rental has two bedrooms with queen-size beds and two bathrooms. It’s a great place for a family because of all the amenities.

To's in the Sand Beach House A getaway just three houses from the ocean
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To's in the Sand Beach House

Another Airbnb worth considering for your Virginia Beach trip is this five-bedroom, 2.5-bathroom home that is just three houses away from the ocean. The vacation home sleeps 12 people and includes the entire house and yard. Within minutes, you can be in the sand or on the boardwalk. Or just relax and unwind at your vacation rental home because there’s a large kitchen, second-story patio, 55-inch TVs, and Wi-Fi.

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