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Amazing Airbnb and Vrbo rentals around Indianapolis, IN

Check out some of the coolest, most unique Airbnb and Vrbo rentals around Indianapolis, IN and plan for your next adventure or staycation.

A Palm Springs themed Airbnb in Indianapolis

In need of an escape? Try this Airbnb that will make you feel like you’re near the beach.

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Whether you’re looking to visit Indy in style for the weekend or are a local in need of an unforgettable staycation, we’ve compiled a list featuring 15 of some extraordinary rentals in the Circle City that are worthy of a trip for you, your partner, the bestie, or the whole squad this year.

Just a heads up: Prices may vary depending on dates selected, taxes, and booking and cleaning fees (sorry, Airbnb and Vrbo make the rules, we just follow them).

Around downtown

A unique, modern-looking home near the Old Northside of Indianapolis

This unique, modern-looking home is near the Old Northside and within walking distance of West Fork Whiskey’s tasting room.

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Indy Mod Pod
This small but mighty space is a unique guest suite on the first floor of a contemporary three-story home. Located not far from the Monon + Mass Ave., there’s plenty to do in the area. Pro tip: The Mod Pod doesn’t have cleaning fees.

  • ~$130 a night
  • 1 BD | 1 BA
  • Amenities include free street parking, WiFi, backyard space, and luggage drop-off is allowed.
A renovated duplex in the heart of Broad Ripple

This duplex is powered by 100% green energy.

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Ripple BNB - The Duplex
This eclectic unit is tucked away at the entrance of Broad Ripple’s main strip + in walking distance of everything you could want or need. Fun fact: This unit is powered by 100% green energy.

  • ~$150 a night
  • 2 BD | 1 BA
  • This stay includes parking, a private patio, and pets are welcomed.
This Onyx Tiny Home features design choices that stand out

This Onyx Tiny Home features design choices that stand out.

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The Onyx Tiny House
This tiny home has all the amenities of a full house and is the perfect little getaway for a staycation.

  • ~$120 a night
  • 1 BD | 1 BA
  • Amenities include a loft that can sleep 1-2 extra people or can be used as a play area and a backyard with a pool.
Backyard of Airbnb with a hot tub in Indianapolis

This hot tub is calling your name.

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Hot Tub Downtown Indy Oasis
Looking for the perfect place to gather with friends or family? The host even offers set-up services for groups who are visiting for birthdays, bachelor/bachelorette parties, and weddings.

  • ~$228 a night
  • 3 BD | 2.5 BA
  • Key features include the year-round private hot tub, garage parking, a gas fire pit, and an outdoor projector for movie nights.
Exterior of modern luxury home in Bates-Hendricks neighborhood

We’re big fans of the third-floor rooftop patio.

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Luxury Home Near Downtown Indy with View
This 2,405-sqft home is nestled in the Bates-Hendricks neighborhood, just minutes from the city’s best attractions.

  • ~$316 a night
  • 4 BD | 3.5 BA
  • This stay features views of downtown from the third-floor rooftop patio and includes a dedicated workspace, free parking, and washer/dryer.
A modern living room with a wall mural of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway

If you’re a race fan, this is the place for you.

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Speedway’s Ultimate Pit Stop
If you’re visiting during the month of May, this is the perfect stay for you — a brand new condo in the middle of Main Street, Speedway.

  • ~$125 a night
  • 1 BD | 1 BA
  • Key features include views of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway and downtown Indianapolis, plus a dedicated workspace, free parking, elevator access, and washer/dryer.

Cozy cottages

A studio style Vrbo with shared living space and kitchenette

This cozy cottage is studio-style with a shared living space and kitchenette.

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Cozy Cottage Near Major Attractions
Located in one of Indy’s historic districts, Cozy Creek Cottage is the perfect retreat near the world’s largest Children’s Museum.

  • ~$94 a night
  • 1 BD | 1 BA
  • This cottage features a walk-in shower, WiFi, free parking, and a private entrance.
A homey cottage in Fountain Square, Indianapolis

Picture yourself here with your feet up.

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The Little Blue Cottage in Fountain Square
This charming cottage in Fountain Square offers all the comforts of home and includes an outdoor space to relax.

  • ~$112 a night
  • 2 BD | 1 BA
  • This space features a fully-equipped kitchen, a private deck with patio furniture, WiFi, and free parking.
cozy and relaxing backyard space at Indianapolis bungalow

Imagine you and the fam enjoying a relaxing evening in this backyard space.

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Cozy bungalow two minutes to Butler University
This is the perfect family-friendly stay in a residential neighborhood near Butler University.

  • ~$151 a night
  • 4 BD | 1 BA
  • Feel at home with breakfast included, plus free WiFi and washer/dryer access.
Cute living room space with gallery wall

Imagine kicking back in this space after going for a stroll on the Monon.

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Garden Cottage
This guest cottage is nestled within the owner’s peaceful one-acre garden and is only minutes from downtown.

  • ~$150 a night
  • 2 BD | 1 BA
  • Enjoy access to the Monon Trail and nearby Eagle Creek Park, plus onsite parking and aprivate fenced-in patio. Small pets are welcome.

For the outdoorsy getaway

This bunkhouse mixes old with new from the exposed brick to the chandelier.

This bunkhouse mixes old with new from the exposed brick to the chandelier.

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Cowboy Bunkhouse
Kick back and relax in this unique hand-crafted historical bunkhouse. It offers the perfect mix of rustic with all the modern amenities.

  • ~$139 a night
  • 3 BD | 1 BA
  • This space sits on a 60-acre horse farm only 15 minutes from downtown Indy. It also features a dedicated space if you’re working remote and has a private hot tub available all year round.
A modern style cabin in the middle of the woods of Brown County, IN

We recommend visiting in the fall for the best views of Brown County — but book in advance.

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Modern Nashville Home in the Woods
This modern home is nestled in the woods of Brown County for the perfect nature getaway with views from the balcony.

  • ~$259 a night
  • 2 BD | 1 BA
  • Amenities include parking, kitchen, WiFi, TV, washer/dryer, and refrigerator.
A 200 year old log home 30 minutes outside of Indianapolis

We can picture a summer family vacation at this log cabin.

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Beautiful, 200-year-old Log home
Enjoy the privacy of this recently renovated log cabin that sits on 9 acres + is just 30 minutes outside of downtown.

  • ~$215 a night
  • 3 BD | 3 BA
  • Amenities include a balcony, outdoor play area, and garden.

For a unique stay

A Palm Springs themed Airbnb in Indianapolis, IN

In need of an escape? Try this Airbnb that will make you feel like you’re near the beach.

Photo via Airbnb

Indy’s Palm Pad
In need of an escape? This Mid Century Modern-inspired bungalow will make you feel like you’re on vacation with bright decor + a beachy vibe. Located in the heart of Indy, this space is two minutes from the State Fairgrounds and 10 minutes from Bottleworks + Mass Ave.

  • ~$195 a night
  • 2 BD | 1 BA
  • The bungalow features free washer and dryer use, a fenced in private backyard, and parking on the property.
A home in downtown Indianapolis made of stacked shipping containers

If you’re looking for something unique, find out what it’s like to live in a shipping container.

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Indy’s 1st Container Home
This 3,200-sqft home is built out of seven shipping containers and is about a mile away from some of the best dining, shopping + experiences that Indy has to offer.

  • ~$288 a night
  • 4 BD | 3.5 BA
  • This home also includes a finished basement and a three-car parking garage.
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