50 of the Cheapest Airbnbs in Every State
We've got some of the most beautiful, best-reviewed, and popular Airbnb rentals in every single state—and all under $200 a night.
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From coast to coast
While it has grown in popularity over the years, some are unsure exactly of what an Airbnb is. Airbnbs have become the way to find yourself the most perfect abode on your travel that can be tailored to your exact needs and budget. No matter what your adventure is, there is something for you! Going on an aquatic getaway? Find yourself an Airbnb houseboat or scroll through and book yourself into one of the most popular Airbnbs if you’re looking for something unique.
If you’ve been dying to travel, but also need to stick to a budget, you’ve come to the right place. Here are some of the best quirky, cozy, serene, and adventurous Airbnbs you can rent in every state for under $100. These cheap Airbnbs offer you a home away from home!
Alabama: A cottage near Huntsville
This bright and airy 100-year-old cottage just 15 miles from Huntsville is the perfect romantic spot for two. The Winchester Manor has many charming details like a courtyard, antique brick floors, and a jacuzzi tub. It once served as a post office, doctor’s office, and even a jail.
Alaska: A cozy cabin in the North Pole
You can view the Northern Lights from this cabin just 20 minutes from the Fairbanks. This cabin is nestled right in nature so you’re likely to spot some wildlife during your stay. The hosts live on the property as well and they offer guided tours of hiking, snowshoeing, or canoeing to view the Northern Lights, the Arctic Circle, and the Chena Hot Springs. Staying here will give you a true Alaskan experience.
Arizona: Casita in Sedona
This brand new guest house in Arizona offers views of Chimney Rock and Thunder Mountain. The location of this cheap Airbnb is peaceful and is a five-minute walk to some of Sedona’s best hiking trails providing you activities and affordability.
Arkansas: A room on Lake Ouachita
This lovely one-bedroom lakefront home is about an hour from Little Rock. You’ll get a bedroom with a bath that has its own entrance separate from the rest of the home. It has a small deck and comes with a microwave and refrigerator. This Airbnb rental is ideal for those who love the outdoors, as you can enjoy swimming, access to kayaks, more than 25 miles of walking trails, and nine golf courses. For even more adventure, head to nearby Hot Springs National Park.
California: A Hobbit house in Los Angeles
The Golden State offers many amazing Airbnb rentals, including this uber-cool “Hobbit”-style house near trendy Venice Beach and Los Angeles International Airport. Newly built, this unique wooden home comes with a garden and sun deck, though you will share an outdoor bathroom and shower with nearby rentals. The house is close to bike paths (with an easy bike to the beach), restaurants, and a free shuttle to Venice Beach.
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Colorado: A historic Victorian suite in Denver
Step back to 1885 with a stay in a suite at this Victorian home close to Denver’s Theater District and Coors Ballpark. Guests enjoy the entire second floor of the historic home, which was restored in 2004 and featured on HGTV. The suite has a living room, bedroom, bathroom with jacuzzi tub, kitchenette, and modern amenities like Wi-Fi and a large flat-screen TV with Apple TV. Vacationing with the family? Check out these affordable family vacation ideas.
Connecticut: A geodesic dome in Bethlehem
For a unique experience, try this geodesic dome on a farm in the countryside that rents for just $54 per night. For that price, you’ll have to forgo electricity, heat, and air conditioning, which may feel a bit like camping. The dome has a double bed and a floor mattress with a bathroom and kitchen available in the main home. Between Litchfield and Woodbury, the dome is close to antique shops, historic sites, and 4,000 acres for hiking and exploring.
Delaware: Spacious Bethany Beach retreat
If you want quick access to the beach, this bright and breezy condo is the perfect place to stay. It’s located about ten minutes from Bethany and a 15-minute bike ride from the water’s edge. After a day in the sun, you can relax at the condo which has a pool, enclosed porch, grill, and a spacious backyard.
Florida: A cottage in Miami
Step into a tropical paradise: Biscayne Park is nicknamed “bird’s sanctuary” and is only about 15 minutes from the beach, a neighborhood that the host says is Miami’s best-kept secret. The 400-square-foot cottage is set behind the owner’s main home within a lush tropical garden with a private pool and tiki hut. Inside, there’s a queen bed with doors opening onto the garden, a bathroom, as well as a microwave and refrigerator.
Georgia: A studio in Atlanta
Make your home in one of the hippest areas of downtown Atlanta at this Airbnb studio in a carriage house. In a separate building from the main house, the small studio is ideal for one or two people with a queen bed, bath, and kitchenette. In the heart of the action in Atlanta, you’ll be close to the Fox Theater, Georgia Tech, and the MARTA mass transit station.
Hawaii: A cabin on the Big Island
Calling all artistic types! This Hawaiian cabin positions itself as ideal for artists with its peace, quiet, and stunning forest views. It makes a great home base for exploring the Big Island’s Kalapana lava flow and Volcano National Park between 30 and 40 minutes away. The cabin has a first floor and a loft with room for up to four guests, as well as a kitchen and bathroom.
Idaho: Luxury in Boise
If you’re traveling to Boise, book this newly renovated, private Airbnb for only $98 a night. The hosts are happy to give you recommendations on places to eat, explore (in nature or indoors), and where to experience the local culture. The home has over 200 five-star reviews, so book while you can!
Illinois: Near downtown Chicago
If you’re going to Illinois, chances are you’re going to be staying in Chicago. If you’re on a budget, this cheap Airbnb provides a private room in downtown Chicago—only $33 a night. The furniture and amenities in the house have been updated and the house is equipped with security cameras to ensure the safety of the guests. It’s close to downtown Chicago, Chinatown, White Sox, Pilsen, South Loop & McCormick Convention Center.
Indiana: A house in downtown Indianapolis
Want to stay in one of Indianapolis’ hippest neighborhoods? Book this two-bedroom home in Fountain Square. The two-story home also comes with a kitchen, dining room, small backyard, and living room with a smart TV. The trendy neighborhood has lots to do, including easy access to Indy’s lauded restaurants, quirky boutiques, duckpin bowling, and swing dancing at the Fountain Square Theater.
Iowa: Forestdale guest house
This cottage retreat has 4.95 stars and over 200 reviews. This space in Des Moines has one bedroom with a queen bed, full bath, and micro-kitchen. Guests can also enjoy a private screened-in porch with an electric grill.
Kansas: A modern home in Kansas City
This Airbnb rental grants you access to the second floor of a minimalist modern home in the eclectic Strawberry Hill neighborhood of the city—about a five to ten-minute drive to downtown. The second floor is set up as a studio with a kitchenette, living area, bedroom, separate bathroom, deck, and private entrance.
Kentucky: An Airstream in downtown Lexington
When else will you have the chance to stay the night in an Airstream? Enjoy overnight accommodations in this vintage 1960 trailer situated in downtown Lexington near historic Grant Park and Transylvania University. The Airstream comes with twin beds, as well as a sofa that converts to a full bed, and a charming outdoor area with a fire pit behind a historic Victorian home. There’s even a small bathroom with a shower inside.
Louisiana: A guest cottage in New Orleans
Jump into the New Orleans vibe with this colorful and fun historic guest cottage close to the French Quarter. Filled with character and funky decor from its blue bedroom to its quaint pool surrounded by pillars, the two-story cottage has one bedroom with a queen bed and a pull-out sleeper sofa, as well as a kitchen, living area, and balcony set underneath a magnolia tree and overlooking a shared courtyard. It also comes with free bikes to explore the city.
Maine: Cottage by the sea in South Thomaston
If you’re brave enough to take a dip in the cold ocean waters in Maine this five-star Airbnb will be a perfect fit for you and two guests. The house is located directly on the oceanfront and has unobstructed panoramic views of the ocean. With endless activities at your fingertips and plenty of restaurants, stores, and friendly people, find solace with this peaceful getaway.
Maryland: Right outside D.C.
This quaint Airbnb in a suburb of Washington will only set you back $36 a night. You’ll have a private bedroom with your own entrance and are less than two miles from the D.C. border and within five miles of the University of Maryland College Park, Catholic University, Howard University, Gallaudet University, and Trinity Washington University. Since the host will be there with you, she’s happy to give recommendations on things to do around the area.
Massachusetts: Walking through Boston
If you’re traveling to Boston make sure to book this Airbnb, not only a welcoming place for three but also your furry friends! Take a break from city life and enjoy time at home with your pet by relaxing in the shared backyard! You’ll feel like a local staying here with the T and Centre Street being a short walk away from this historic Brownstone.
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Michigan: Ladybug cottage in Holland
This quiet cottage is great for solo travelers and families. It’s located two blocks from Lake Macatawa, and just miles from downtown Holland, Saugatuck, and beaches like Saugatuck dunes and Oval beach. You can enjoy a peaceful evening feeling the breeze off the lake on the big patio space that is shared with the main house. Talk about a great lake house rental!
Minnesota: A woodsy loft in Minneapolis
You’re only a four-block walk from the Blue-Line Metro, but you’ll feel like you’re miles away from the busy metropolis when staying at this loft apartment in the city’s Ventura Village neighborhood. The studio has two queen beds, wood panels, vaulted windows, and is surrounded by trees. Fire up the wood-burning stove on cold Minneapolis nights, or enjoy the outdoor deck during the warmer months.
Mississippi: A cottage in Jackson
Experience Southern charm in this adorable cottage with its front porch, rocking chairs, and colorful decor. The small but comfy space has two twin beds, a small kitchen, a cedar-lined closet, and a bath with a shower. Enjoy the courtyard with an outdoor fire pit (shared with the main house), and when you’re ready to dine, you’ll find several top restaurants nearby.
Missouri: Peaceful cottage in Park Hills
This cozy country retreat is the perfect place to slow down and find time to relax. Surrounded by the forest, it’s easy to get out and hike, swim, float, fish, visit wineries, antique shops, historic sites, and many state parks.
Montana: Bunkhouse in Bozeman
This brand new apartment in Bozeman has spectacular views of the Bridger Mountains and Spanish Peaks. The apartment is fully furnished and has every amenity you’ll need for your stay. When you’re ready to adventure outside, you’ll be steps from a creek, walking and biking trails, and The Gallatin County Regional Park and Dinosaur Park.
Nebraska: Boho in Lincoln
This fully renovated home provides a modern boho getaway experience for four. Ready to explore the city of Lincoln? This home is within walking distance to the Rail Yard and Haymarket—both are home to numerous city events, activities, and stores/restaurants!
Nevada: A penthouse condo on the Las Vegas Strip
This cheap Airbnb allows you to stay in your very own penthouse suite for less than $120 right on the Strip. This two-bedroom studio condo at the MGM Signature Tower is connected to the MGM Grand and its monorail station, and it’s near the convention center. It features a large granite bathroom with a jacuzzi tub, a king bed, a kitchenette, and it comes with free valet parking and use of the MGM Resort amenities.
New Hampshire: Retro hideaway in North Conway
For a little adventure, book a stay at this retro caravan tucked away in the White Mountains of New Hampshire. This vintage, British-style caravan was re-vamped into a glamping getaway for two. You’re located close to Conway Scenic Railroad, Diana’s Baths, Cranmore, Cathedral Ledge, and Echo Lake and only a few miles from downtown Conway’s shops and restaurants.
New Jersey: Fairytale cottage
This quaint guest house is in Amesbury Park, New Jersey. If you stay here in the summer, the house comes with two beach passes to enjoy during your vacation. The cottage sleeps four and is only six blocks from the beach.
New Mexico: A casita in Santa Fe
It doesn’t get more Southwestern than this pretty little Adobe-style casita. The one-bedroom, one-bathroom Casita de la Luz offers spectacular mountain views and puts you close to the city’s top destinations such as the Canyon Road Art District, San Miguel Mission, and St. John’s College. You’ll get pressed tin ceilings, a large deck, charming outdoor areas, and a bedroom fireplace.
New York: Beautiful Brownstone in NYC
This large studio apartment can fit up to four guests. The 125th Street stop in Harlem is within walking distance and can get you all over the city by subway or bus. Ninety-five percent of guests gave this Airbnb a five-star rating.
North Carolina: Treehouse in Greensboro
This treehouse gives you the nature feel in the middle of the city. The best part about it, it’s all eco-friendly. It was built as a toxic-free, super energy-efficient, natural, healthy, foam-free project. Located nine feet in the air, it gives you great views.
North Dakota: Relaxing wine getaway
If you’re ever in North Dakota, you’re going to want to book this Airbnb in Fargo. For only $69 a night you get the option to order wine and a charcuterie board and access to a sauna and hot tub. What a way to relax on a budget! You’re also only minutes from restaurants, shopping, grocery stores, gas stations, entertainment, and nightlife.
Ohio: A modern apartment in Cincinnati
Near the downtown, this eclectic one-bedroom apartment is in Over the Rhine, a vibrant area of the city known for its historic 19th-century Italianate architecture. The location is close to bars, breweries, boutiques, and the Reds’ Great American Ball Park, as well as some of the best art and music venues, including Music Hall and the Cincinnati Museum Center.
Oklahoma: Santa Fe meets Oklahoma City
This two-bedroom home is suitable for four, at only $84 a night! In the newly renovated historic Santa Fe home, guests are less than a 10-minute drive from downtown Oklahoma City and Midtown where one can feel like a local and take on the town.
Oregon: Ocean views in Lincoln City
This Airbnb gives a unique ocean view as it sits on an 80 ft. cliff! This one-bedroom apartment provides guests with beachfront access, giving individuals a convenient experience where stress won’t exist.
Pennsylvania: A suite in a Victorian home in Philadelphia
Indulge yourself with a stay in the Alexander Hamilton Suite, a part of a grand Victorian residence. The two-bedroom space includes a living area, full kitchen, bedroom with an ornate bed, and full bath. You can also kick back and relax in the peaceful outdoor courtyard.
Rhode Island: Private farm in South Kingstown
Your private room in this farmhouse is close to beaches, the ferry to Block Island, a short drive from Narragansett, URI, Wildlife Refuges, Newport, and Mystic Seaport.
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South Carolina: Secluded guest house in Columbia
This colorful tiny cottage is in the heart of the city. If you want to explore, you’re within blocks of restaurants, coffee shops, an art movie house, and a lovely river walk.
South Dakota: Garden cottage in Sioux Falls
If you ever find yourself in South Dakota, you’ll want to book a stay in the guest apartment of this quaint cottage. Guests have access to the home’s hot tub, fireplace, and garden patio. If you love dogs, you’re in luck. The two owners of the home live on the upper level with their two Goldendoodles, Oso and Ruby.
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Tennessee: A cottage in Nashville
Visit the home of country music and stay in a cozy cottage in the heart of Music City. The newly renovated one-bedroom, one-bathroom cottage in the South Inglewood area of East Nashville has a big patio and large backyard complete with free-roaming chickens. Inside you’ll find an open layout studio-style home with a full bed, bath with shower, and dining area.
Texas: Tiny house in Galveston
This tiny guest cottage is called the Adorable Moody Mermaid. It sits three blocks from the beach and is a one-mile walk from the historic district. The space is newly renovated, sparkling clean, and only $68 a night. Bonus: It’s pet friendly.
Utah: Resort-style condo in Park City
When you’re in Utah, you want to be by the slopes. They make for great skiing adventures in the winter and scenic hikes in the summer. A five-minute walk will get you to the bus stop that takes you around to all the slopes. You can also take advantage of the ski locker, hot tub, heated pool, sauna, steam room, and gym at the condo complex during your stay.
Vermont: A barn near Hinesburg
A quintessential New England barn, this property sits between notable Vermont cities, like Middlebury and Burlington (both about 30 minutes away), and near the Green Mountains and Lake Champlain. While there is no kitchen, the barn’s rustic charm and unique character make up for it. There is plenty of outdoor adventure to stay entertained, but you might also consider a visit to a local winery, brewery, or cidery.
Virginia: Tipi in Fairfield
Haven’t you always wanted to stay in a tipi for a few nights? This unique experience will give you great views of the Blue Ridge Mountains. The tipi is secluded enough that you’ll be able to escape from the hustle and bustle of your busy life, but also conveniently located close to local attractions such as hiking, swimming, and brewery and vineyard tours.
Washington: Tiny house by the bay in Olympia
Cozy up for the weekend in this tiny house located a short way from the water. You can access the beach by a private trail, stargaze from the loft, enjoy an evening campfire, or hike the trails of the state park.
West Virginia: A school bus in Shepherdstown
Here’s your chance to stay in a school bus that’s been converted into a living space. This unique rental near Shepherdstown, West Virginia, manages to squeeze in a full bed along with a sofa, table, and wood stove. There’s even electricity, wood floor, and wood siding, but you’ll need to walk to the main house for the kitchen and bathroom.
Wisconsin: A loft over a garage in Milwaukee
Hang out in Milwaukee’s hip—yet historically significant—Walker’s Point district in this loft apartment over the owner’s garage. The studio apartment has a queen bed, cathedral ceilings, hardwood floors, a full kitchen with a gas stove, and a full bath. Located in one of the city’s three original neighborhoods, there are some nearby homes that date back to the Civil War. The property is also close to the lakefront, theater, and museums.
Wyoming: A wagon in Cody
Yes, you read it right! You can actually rent a sheepherders’ wagon on Airbnb. This tiny accommodation in Cody has been transformed into a sleeping area, allowing you to experience how the early settlers sometimes slept. You’ll find a bed, a table, and chairs inside, and a comfy deck just outside with views of the beautiful Wyoming landscape for a low rate with this cheap Airbnb.