10 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Gig Harbor, Washington - Updated 2021

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Make the best out of your trip to Gig Harbor, Washington, by trying out some of the following activities. Begin your day by heading to one of the food establishments around the area. You will be spoilt for choices. Choose from a variety of cuisines like Thai, Japanese, and Chinese. There are many burger joints in the area, too. Head to one of the breweries along the Harbor for a taste of some of the most eclectic beers. Whiskey connoisseurs can drop by Heritage Distilling to check out how whiskey is produced and try making their own spirits. Alternatively, you can opt for a scenic ride around the harbor. Sail or kayak around the harbor to soothe those tired nerves. The best time to be on the water is in the winter, where wildlife is aplenty. Moving around a new city can be tiring, so we’ve compiled a list of the best Airbnb vacation rentals in Gig Harbor, Washington, where you can lay your head.

1. Sweet and pleasant guest house (from USD 245)

Claim your much-needed peace and serenity at this quaint vacation home. Step right into another dimension the moment you set foot on this property. You will come face-to-face with well-maintained bushes and trees and modern architecture. The living room includes a reading corner with a retro red couch. Book lovers will love this exclusive spot. For those who want to use this vacation to catch up on their shows, this place is perfect. You will be able to access cable TV, Netflix and HBO GO here. An outdoor deck is available on this property. Do consider having your breakfast there while admiring the vast and brilliantly blue waterfront.

Enchanting Private Guesthouse on the Bay in Gig Harbor
Gig Harbor, Washington, United States
166 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 5 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there was air conditioning and a fan
so comfortable and we loved the thoughtful amenities
the beds were very comfortable and our family of five fit perfectly
this is a beautiful space filled with everything you need for a comfortable stay
the kitchen was well stocked with everything to enjoy a meal on the deck (overlooking the sparkling harbor)
the apartment is very comfortable and clean
paul and jan’s carriage house was impeccably clean quiet and beautiful
the bathroom was clean bright and had all the amenities
what a beautiful place cozy stylish super clean and the location can't be beat
paul was a great host
paul and jan were wonderful hosts
great hosts and cozy space
paul and his wife were a great host
the hosts are so accommodating and welcoming
the location can't be beat as you can walk to great restaurants
fantastic gardens and perfect location
to the location beautiful across the water
great location and the place and paul was wonderful
friendly sweet town and the best restaurants within walking distance
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2. Guest suite with plenty of outdoor space (from USD 101)

With so much outdoor space available on this property, it will be such a waste if you decide to spend all your time inside the house. Full of aromatic and assorted flowers, the front yard is a great place to be in at noon. Watch the flowers sway to the cool breeze while enjoying your tea. As the sun begins to set, head to the deck that overlooks the harbor. Sit on one of the chairs and admire the tranquil and gorgeous sun dip below the horizon. Remember to have your camera ready so that you can capture this memorable moment. End your day by having a good night’s sleep in the smooth and sweet-smelling bed.

Grandview Guest Suite
Gig Harbor, Washington, United States
120 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
such a cozy and relaxing suite with a beautiful view
10/10 clean and stylish suite
such a beautiful super clean relaxing suit
the room was airy clean and relaxing
relaxing beyond clean and cozy beautiful little thoughtful touches a++
fantastic guesthouse in gig harbor the place is super clean comfy and quiet
the hosts were delightful
check in was a breeze and the hosts had great recommendations for things to experience in town
quiet great view and the hosts were amazing i’m pretty sure hospitality is their last name
hosts are sweet people with a love to garden in the backyard
diane is such a sweetheart and the best host yet
very easy to find and close to town
great location very comfortable - snacks
location is great for both day trips and just chilling out
this is perfect place for privacy and location
bigger tv than expected with lots to watch cute park across the street for a morning walk
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3. Massive suite on Cushman Trail (from USD 69)

Even the most overworked person will leave this suite feeling energized and zestful. The colors used in this suite are calming and the amenities are top-notch. Leap into the sofa while watching shows from Netflix and Amazon Prime. To make the best out of TV time, you may want to consider bringing some microwavable popcorn along. Let the popcorn pop away in the microwave and enjoy it while catching up on your shows. Those who prefer to spend time basking in nature can do so at the covered patio. Grind up the whole coffee beans and snack on some cakes while breathing in the clean and appetizing air. Take note that a standard booking is for one bedroom. You will need to pay an extra 15 USD if you plan on using the second bedroom.

~Big Comfy Gig Harbor Suite~On Cushman Trail
Gig Harbor, Washington, United States
148 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
both beds got amazing reviews by my family
a great experience at this apartment location cleanliness and amenities are super
quiet setting very comfortable
loved every last square inch of this place comfortable cozy with all the amenities we could’ve needed
plenty of room for 2-4 people fair enough price for one
space was very clean and convenient
very clean and comfy
clean bright and everything as advertised
the space was clean and cozy
the space was pretty clean and comfortable
bethany was a wonderful host
she is a super host
bethany is a wonderful host
very responsive owner
bethany is very attentive and a great host
great location to highway and shopping center
great location everything we needed
the excellent location is really close to town but tucked into a private neighborhood
spacious convenient location and comfortable beds
this is great location
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4. Cottage with amazing views (from USD 282)

Step onto the deck for a panoramic view of the ocean. Fishing enthusiasts will be delighted to know that you can fish right off the deck. Watch out for surprises like whales, eagles, otters, and herons. Guests who prefer to stay indoors can lounge in the comfort of the living room. High ceilings and colorful couches will make you feel at home instantly. The beach is at your doorstep and either direction will allow you to relish in the tranquility of the environment. End your day by lazing on the outdoor deck while admiring the starry sky.

Sunrise Beach Getaway - Amazing View
91 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cottage 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the deck and firepit table afford one the opportunity to sit and relax and soak in the views
this is a very comfortable house with all the necessary amenities in an absolutely spectacular setting
all of the furniture was super comfortable we would love to come back again thanks again katrina
the patio is perfection and the heaters are handy :)
beds were comfortable kitchen fully stocked-would definitely stay again
once again it was clean comfortable and convenient
katrina's home was clean and well kept
so romantic the place was absolutely spotless and was well equipped great quality cooking utensils
katrina’s home was clean well equipped and in an incredible location
katrina was also very communicative and thoughtful throughout our stay
katrina is a fantastic host and is a quick and articulate communicator
just as described - this place is lovely and katrina was a fantastic host
the house is super clean and our host was great with restaurant suggestions and responding to questions
this place is incredible amazing views open layout house very helpful host and great touches throughout
this property is a wonderful location - it's isolated yet close to downtown gig harbor
beautiful home amazing location right on the water
a wonderfully quiet get away on the water
katrina’s place is right on the water on a clear day you can see mt
great place to get away from the hustle & bustle of one’s everyday routine
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5. Nautical-themed house with great amenities (from USD 118)

This nautical-themed house will knock your socks off. Be prepared to spend a lot of time outdoors. Wake up to pine trees swaying lightly in the wind and sailboats sailing away from the dock. Tempted to give this a shot? Grab one of the four kayaks available and sail away. You can consider fishing and swimming in this peaceful and glimmering lake, too. Complete your day by sitting around the beachside lower area. It is a great place to catch the glorious sunset while roasting your marshmallows.

Stand Alone Beach Studio: dock & kayaks!
Gig Harbor, Washington, United States
117 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 3 Beds 4 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the mattress is super comfortable
the leather couches easily convert into beds complete with easy to move foam mattresses
comfortable spacious and quiet the cottage is beautifully decorated
we fit our family of 5 comfortably and were grateful for the second bathroom below the studio apartment
the inside of the space is well equipped with comfortable beds
very clean and can fit several people comfortably
everything was clean and organized a nice spot
it was clean spacious comfortable convenient and beautifully decorated
the place was very clean and roomy and very charming with a nautical theme
the location is great the cottage is clean and very comfortable
owners are very nice
the home was ready and we were greeted warmly by our hosts
great hosts and very friendly
owners are very friendly and understanding
awesome place amazing hosts
wonderful location right on the water
great location and very private
it is a beautiful place with cute decor
you feel a world away from the city while being close enough to get to town easily
the guest house sits above the garage is really cute nicely appointed and really quiet
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6. Modern and sleek bungalow (from USD 267)

This bungalow will blow your mind. You will be impressed by the chic and classy interior. This is a must-book for guests who intend to venture out into the downtown area. It is in close proximity to the harbor and history museum. Try and secure this accommodation in June because this is the month where The Maritime Gig Festival, the largest summer event takes place. Guests who want to stay in can enjoy the fully equipped kitchen and well-kept backyard. Have your meals on one of the tables in the backyard. It will create a romantic ambiance for couples and families.

5 STAR Modern Bungalow in the heart of Downtown
Gig Harbor, Washington, United States
106 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 2 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the beds were like sleeping on clouds
sleeping accommodations are very comfortable
a great tv and very comfy furniture
beds are amazingly comfortable
every room had tvs so you could lay in bed and relax
the place itself is immaculately clean and wonderful
everything is brand new and clean and beautiful
clean lots of little touches and details; very homey
clean lines and terraced grounds define the landscaping
the house itself is comfortable very clean and cheerful
marcia was very responsive throughout our visit answering questions as they came up
marcia is a wonderful host
she communicates promptly and was a gracious host
marcia was a wonderful host and had everything we could think of needing
marcia was a super host - super responsive and helpful with every detail
the location is ideal
the location is great; just a few minute walk to downtown
excellent location as well
the location is great within walking distance of the waterfront
you are walking distance to a handful of wonderful shops and restaurants
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7. Rustic and secluded cottage along Wollochet Bay (from USD 150)

Designed for couples, this Airbnb rental will make you and your loved one closer than ever. Rise-and-shine to stunning views of the waterfront. Head out to the vibrantly green lawn for a stretch before beginning your day. Then, enter the kitchenette to make a lovely cup of coffee. Finally, grab your kayak and row away on the waterfront. Prefer to sit back and unwind? Feel free to do so at the warm and welcoming backyard. Watch the butterflies fluttering away while chatting with your loved ones. This quaint cottage is a wonderful place to be at during the fourth of July. You will be awestruck by the beauty of the fireworks as it jets into the sky. Remember to get your camera ready!

Waterfront Guest Cottage
Gig Harbor, Washington, United States
506 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
this cottage has a gorgeous view of the bay and the cottage itself is beautiful and cozy
an immaculate comfortable cottage in a stunning peaceful setting
her waterfront cottage is beyond charming comfortable & truly heartwarming
we relaxed loved the view my husband enjoyed swimming off the dock
the chairs both inside and out were comfortable as was the bed
meticulously clean and cozy
very clean and cozy cottage
extremely clean and super cozy
clean comfortable spacious and friendly
so clean that i wasn't concerned about the virus
she was responsive and flexible for checking in
jean was a great host
jean is a wonderful host and the place is gorgeous
she was very helpful with local tips and was very welcoming during my stay
great place and great hosts the room is very cozy and warm and the site is very quiet
great location on the water
the place is located in a very beautiful and serene location
such a great little get away beautiful location
jean’s place is in a beautiful location and is lovely
a walk to the waterfront at sunset was great
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8. Neat and comfortable cottage near the harbor (from USD 150)

Recently renovated, this cottage can accommodate up to six people. It is fully fenced to prevent prying eyes and children from running into roads. Near to restaurants and several renowned attractions, you will never feel bored. Drop by the harbor or one of the museums to capture some amazing photographs. Families are advised to bring along their kayaks. Simply roll your kayak down the hill, into the river and you’re good to sail. Complete your day by having a restful sleep in one of their huge and comfortable beds.

Wilkinson Cottage
Gig Harbor, Washington, United States
118 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the beds were comfortable and the amenities were great
we appreciated the bin full of trains/tracks and the "treehouse" in the kid's room
home was very comfortable with a nice deck and grill available for use
plenty of room and loved the outside deck
the rooms were spacious and the open floor plan perfect
very big and clean space
clean simple and very comfortable
very very clean
the place is clean and spacious
matt's place was clean and comfortable
matt was a great host and very reachable
matt was so helpful & accommodating
the owners are very thoughtful and easy to communicate with
this is a lovely place and matt is a wonderful host
matt is an amazing host with an airbnb that is located in awesome and beautiful gig harbor
the location was great
comfortable and a great location
location to town was great and within walking distance with where we needed to go
fabulous location-easy walk to the adorable downtown and harbor
really spacious house and an amazing location
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9. Idyllic cottage with luxurious interior (from USD 110)

Within walking distance to the harbor, guests will not need to worry about going hungry, even if the house does not contain a stove. You will be spoilt for choices once you come across the variety of food options. Featuring high ceilings and several windows, you will be getting a lot of natural light. The covered patio is a beautiful place to while your day away. Run freely outside and let your worries float away with the wind. This cottage offers free parking, Wi-Fi, and heating.

Gorgeous-Clean, Walk to Waterfront Gig Harbor Home
Gig Harbor, Washington, United States
33 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
this air bnb feels like a high-end bed-n-breakfast
it is impeccably clean well decorated spacious and private
they have a very stylish and clean accomodations
great place and great location
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10. Cozy vacation home with hot tub

Head to the backyard for breathtaking views of Mount Rainier. The best time to catch sight of this awe-inspiring view is during sunset, where the mountain looks like it has been dyed with hues of orange and red. A hot tub and barbecue pit are available in the backyard, too. You know what that means. Grill up some hotdogs or soak in the hot tub while admiring the glorious view. If you are more of an indoor person, this accommodation is apt for you. Play a game of pool in the games room or take some photos with the retro game machine. End your day by resting in one of the three bedrooms. Each bedroom comes with a view of the expansive waterfront. Have a good night’s sleep while gazing at the starry sky.

Vacation with a View @ Your Gig Harbor Oasis
Gig Harbor, Washington, United States
154 reviews
Entire house 4 Beds 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
spectacular view well stock and extremely comfortable
amazing views full kitchen and quiet space
fantastic views relaxing and comfortable accommodation
beautiful and very comfortable furnishings
very warm and comfortable with thoughtful touches everywhere and absolutely stunning views
house was clean and had everything you could need
everything was spotlessly clean and the house was stocked with everything we needed
phenomenal view such an amazing beach house that was spotless great hostess with speedy communication
great place comfortable spotless and beautifully decorated
the house is beautiful spacious well-maintained clean and well-decorated
attentive host and would gladly return
britnee was a wonderful host
britnee was a thoughtful host and quickly responded to questions
britnee was a fantastic host
britnee is a super host and very responsive
great location in quiet neighborhood
the house and the location was just beautiful
very good location just a 2 min drive to the harbour
very peaceful neighborhood and nice location walking distance form the harbor
absolutely beautiful home in a wonderful location
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An unforgettable stay

A vacation can go in many ways. It usually depends on the quality of the accommodation. Everyone wants to come back to a cozy and warm home, but that’s not always the case. That’s not to say that a quality home is out of your reach. Just refer to this list if you’re thinking of making a trip to Gig Harbor, Washington. There will definitely be an apartment that is to your liking.

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Isabelle is an educator and a self-professed foodie. When she is not teaching away in school, she is either out looking for interesting foods, at the gym or reading at home.

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