Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Leicestershire, England - Updated 2022

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Set in the English Midlands, Leicestershire is a captivating county in England. It is known for its diverse population, which makes it a vibrant place. It hosts a number of festivals year round: the Caribbean Carnival, Foxton Locks Festival, Riverside Festival, Urban Stream Festival, and Noisily Festival. It is home to beautiful municipalities, such as Leicester, Loughborough, Oadby, Hinckley, Kegworth, and many more. Are you a science enthusiast? Be sure to check out National Space Centre on your visit to the place. You should also grab the opportunity to visit the only main line heritage railway in the UK–the Great Central Railway. For the perfect place to stay in while exploring the county, browse through this list of top Airbnb vacation rentals in Leicestershire, England.

1. Sleek sanctuary for tourists on the go in Long Whatton (from USD 48)

This tiny and chic house is perfect for tourists on the go who are looking for a small but cozy rental in Long Whatton. It has a comfortable bedroom with a small TV, large closet, chair, coffee maker, and an ensuite bathroom. With the place’s Wi-Fi access, guests can do online work with ease. This accommodation is perfect for tourists, as it is near East Midlands Airport. Donington Park is a stone’s throw away from the place as well.

Modern Converted Outhouse
Long Whatton, England, United Kingdom
169 reviews  Wifi Available
Tiny home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the fan was much appreciated for the heatwave definitely recommend
the room was lovely had tv tea and coffee making facilities and lots of lovely personal touches
lovely clean room with nice coffee and tea area
great quiet comfortable space to sleep
the bed was super comfy and the decor and linens were fresh and inviting
Cleanliness:
beautifully clean and quiet
the room was super clean and modern
such a lovely perfectly clean and nicely decorated place
the place was very clean and great for us
lovely space clean quiet and outstanding people - so nice and friendly
Host:
hosts were very friendly
lovely space very welcoming hosts
great place and wonderful hosts
charlotte was a fantastic host
very accommodating and friendly people
Location:
close to lovely countryside
beautiful stay in a beautiful location
cute place with good links to loughborough and nottingham
charlotte and ryan’s place was absolutely ideal
check in was super easy and in a great location
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2. Chic cottage with a garden in Shawell (from USD 95)

Planning to spend an exciting getaway in the charming village of Shawell? If so, this bright and cozy vacation rental might pique your interest. It is a one-bedroom dwelling that welcomes two guests. The nice thing about it is that pets are welcome. Wi-Fi is available in the house so guests can catch up with their online work. Moreover, this humble abode has a kitchen with an oven, a two-seater dining set, a living room with a Smart TV, and a spacious bathroom with a glass walk-in shower. On lazy afternoons, guests may chill in the garden while downing some beers.

The Wood Shed
103 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cottage 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
excellent bed large tv good shower modern furnishings and spotlessly clean
Cleanliness:
really nicely appointed accommodation and spotlessly clean
cleanliness is outstanding we wanted for nothing whilst staying there
the accommodation is outstanding and amazingly clean
wow fantastic (website hidden by airbnb) soon as i opened the door there was a gorgeous smell of cleanliness
great modern space super clean quiet
Host:
emma was very accommodating with our special request
Location:
the woodshed is a brilliant place to go if you’re looking for a private romantic break
great place to stay out the way
really fabulous place to stay
2nd visit and yet again a great place to stay
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3. Lovely loft on a farm in Houghton on the Hill (from USD 89)

Experience a holiday that is full of relaxation and bliss when you make this lovely loft your home in Houghton on the Hill. It charms pet owners, as it welcomes dogs. Since the loft is on a farm, the views are breathtaking, and the air is fresh. It also has a serene and relaxing atmosphere. In terms of amenities, it has a bathroom with a bathtub, a kitchen with an oven and coffee-making facilities, a bedroom with a closet, and a living room with a TV. WiFi is accessible in the loft as well.

The Shepherd's Loft
22 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire loft 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
a very clean and comfortable shepherds hut on a working farm
the space was clean and had everything we needed for our weekend away
nice bathroom and a big comfy bed absolutely spotless
it was peaceful clean and very comfortable in an idyllic location
absolutely lovely stay was very clean and the location was great
Host:
friendly host but privacy was respected
alan and sarah are great hosts so kind and friendly
a welcoming host who kindly provided farm milk and a generous fruit bowl
Location:
lovely loft space in a gorgeous location
alan’s place was really lovely and wonderfully located
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4. Cute pet-friendly cabin in Great Bowden (from USD 97)

Contemporary, classy, and cozy are the best words to describe this one-bedroom holiday haven in Great Bowden. It is a budget-friendly accommodation that gives its guests a bang for their buck. It has air-conditioning, Wi-Fi, a Nespresso machine, and a bathroom with a walk-in shower, towels, and toiletries. Tea and coffee are provided. Moreover, parking space is available for guests, which makes the place convenient for those traveling with a service vehicle. Kids and pets are welcome in this lovely little dwelling.

The Cabin: Great Bowden, Leicestershire
Great Bowden, England, United Kingdom
199 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire place 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great wifi and a lovely sense of calm
extremely comfortable accommodation with thoughtful extras
Cleanliness:
spotlessly clean and super comfy bed
it was immaculately clean and beautifully appointed
it is exceptional both in terms of cleanliness and comfort
this is my third visit to this beautiful and sparklingly clean cabin
accommodation was very clean with nice personal touches and the location was secure and quiet
Host:
amie is a super helpful host
lovely stay and lovely hosts
lovely host and lovely relaxing environment x
amie was very helpful and thoughtful
amie is a great host answering questions promptly and ensuring our stay was enjoyable
Location:
situated in a lovely village with good restaurants and shops nice walks nearby
best place i could wish for
the cabin is in a lovely location and the bed was so comfy
a great location for this peaceful hideaway well equipped and super neat and clean
a lovely little get away perfect location beautifully clean and stylish cabin would definitely recommend
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5. Charming dwelling in Shepshed (from USD 78)

Make the most of your vacation by making this charming apartment your home in Shepshed for the holidays. Set in the breathtaking national forest, this vacation rental reconnects guests to nature and gives them an abundance of outdoor opportunities. It is close to must-visit cities but away from their hustle and bustle. It has Wi-Fi access and laundry facilities. It includes one bedroom, a fully equipped kitchen, and a pristine bathroom with a walk-in shower and simple sink. The living room has a flat-screen TV for indoor entertainment. Aside from this accommodation’s lovely aesthetics and amenities, its breathtaking countryside views draw guests to it.

National Forest Gem
274 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
breakfast coffee on the balcony was a real treat
we especially loved the kitchen patio view and the shower
excellent venue incredibly comfortable and clean with great view from the balcony
and breakfast on the balcony over looking the fields was a great way to start the day
great cosy set up in the living room and the sofa are also very comfy
Cleanliness:
lovely clean and modern flat
apartment was clean and tidy
the accommodation was lovely clean and cosy
clean cosy and high spec facilities
very comfortable clean apartment
Host:
friendly and helpful host
that is certainly what i want from a host
clare was a great host and would definitely recommend this airbnb
would really recommend and clare the host is a really nice lady thank you again
host was great and very good with communication
Location:
lovely quiet location in a charming village
beautifully presented and ideal location just a short drive from the airport
terrific location and excellent accomodation
this is a cute little place to stay
lovely location with everything you need for a comfortable stay
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6. Stunning oak-framed haven in Harby (from USD 71)

A stunning oak-framed studio, this lovely house can be the perfect haven for couples on their honeymoon in Harby. It is a gorgeous place with large windows that let in natural light throughout the day. Besides its lovely architectural design, it boasts amazing amenities that make guests’ stay a worry-free one. It showcases a sunny living room, a sleek kitchen with cooking appliances and cutlery, a bathroom with a walk-in shower, and two beds. The best part? It is a short walk away from Nags Head Pub, a popular bar you should check out.

Self contained Oak Framed Studio in Village garden
Harby, England, United Kingdom
204 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 2 Beds 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
amazing selection for breakfast (various porridge tea/coffee croissants butter/margarine marmalade fresh fruit orange juice milk)
fantastic living room space with a big tv and record player (including records)
super comfortable beds - slept like a log
Cleanliness:
very clean and beautiful touches
super clean and stylish space
the studio was spotlessly clean and well equiped
very comfortable clean and well equipped studio
spotlessly clean and some lovely surprises left in the fridge
Host:
linda was a friendly and welcoming host
amazing friendly hosts that clearly care a great deal about their guests
brilliant hosts and lovely place
linda and her family are fantastic and friendly hosts
the big standout are the delightful hosts linda and ken who made my stay most memorable
Location:
we went for lovely walks near to the village and a little further away round belvoir castle
perfect accommodation and location
lovely unique place would definitely recommend
it's a very stylish studio in a lovely village location with very welcoming hosts
nice place out of the way location very pretty and homely inside very small toilet/showeroom but this was manageable
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7. Artsy abode in Ashby-de-la-Zouch (from USD 114)

With stunning theatrical themes in its interior designs, this property is nicknamed Shakespeare. It is a stylish abode on the ground floor of the owners’ house. It has two Shakespearian-themed bedrooms–one with a large double bed and a single bed, and the other one with two single beds. Up to five guests are welcome to enjoy the comforts and conveniences of this retreat. Additionally, the place features a lounge room with a flat-screen TV and a DVD player, a kitchen with cookware and cutlery, laundry appliances. There’s Wi-Fi access too.

Shakespeare - 2 bedroom apartment
Measham, England, United Kingdom
90 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 4 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
large bedroom space and room to cook and eat and as well as lounge enjoying the tv
a comfortable base for us whilst visiting family in the area which offered value for money
we had a lovely stay at stephen's shakespeare apartment
Cleanliness:
everything was clean and tidy
stephens apartment was pleasant clean and spacious
Host:
great apartment and great host
stephen is a great host
stephen is a great host
thanks for your kind hospitality
our host stephen was very friendly and great with communicating and offering local recommendations
Location:
great location close to things to see
original decor great location for near and far and cosy
a lovely themed flat close to the national forest
free parking a couple minutes walk away which was really handy
very comfortable stay stylish and quiet accomodation close to donington park and the national forest
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8. Stylish retreat near parks in Enderby

This retreat is stylish, organized, and homey. It is perfect for solo wanderers who are on a soul-searching escapade in Enderby. A pair of guests are welcome as well. This apartment is in the house of the owner, but it has its own entrance for guests’ privacy. It is equipped with the typical amenities of a humble home, including a cozy bedroom, a private bathroom, a relaxing living room, and a kitchen with an under counter fridge. WiFi is available and basic essentials, such as towels and toiletries, are provided. Fosse Park, Grove Park, and Carlton Park are within reach from the place.

1 Bed flat close to M1/M69, Fosse Park, Leicester
Enderby, England, United Kingdom
161 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire condo 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
smart tv and excellent wifi
nice space with a kitchen bath massive smart tv off road parking good wifi
this place is perfect for a base location the flat has everything you would need (including netflix & wifi)
huge tv and nice touches like complimentary milk tea coffee
i hate hotels so clinical but tanjina puts alot of effort in to making your stay comfortable
Cleanliness:
very clean and tidy
flat was clean and very cosy
super clean and comfortable with a great tv
it was extremely clean
great flat really homely and spotlessly clean
Host:
tanjina was an amazing host
and the hosts were amazing
super hosts couldn’t ask for better hosts
great host and great accommodation
the hosts are just so friendly
Location:
fantastic location if needed for leicester and easy reach to motorway and m69
the location is perfect to visit leicester
large comfortable and well located
lovely flat in a very good location
easy check it quiet location with good access to leicester
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9. Lovely suite for two in Coalville

Nestled in a quiet countryside area in Coalville, this vacation rental is a great accommodation for tourists who wish to escape from the hustle and bustle of the city. Bardon Industrial Estate and Amazon are a short drive from this place. The cottage is a modern abode with upscale furnishings. It welcomes two people. It features a bedroom with clean sheets, a spotless bathroom with a walk-in shower, and a living room with a leather sofa and a flat-screen TV. Additionally, this suite has a kitchen where guests can prepare their daily meals.

The Grooms Cottage
Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom
136 reviews
Entire bungalow 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very comfortable stay with complete privacy
there is even thoughtful touches in the bathroom with an array of shower gels
very comfortable night's sleep
the bed is really comfortable and there is everything you would want to use in the kitchen
Cleanliness:
very clean and comfortable
the accommodation is clean and comfortable
the place is very clean private and spacious
nice and clean good facilities in room
everything clean orderly and as one would expect from a premium experience
Host:
julie is a very thoughtful host who made us feel at home
julie is a wonderful host and was most helpful with directions
very niceand caring host
julie was really friendly and welcoming
everyone was friendly and plenty of parking good directions
Location:
awesome location just off the motorway
lovely location in the countryside but still close to excellent road links
well located comfortable quiet accomodation
comfortable accommodation in a convenient location very close to the m1
it has everything you need and the location is great
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10. Pretty lodge in Mountsorrel

If you are planning to take your family or friends to Mountsorrel for an impromptu holiday, book this lovely apartment that welcomes up to five guests. It showcases a charming pastel-colored exterior and a beautifully furnished interior with gorgeous hardwood flooring, stylish decors, and a lot of natural light. Guests can stay connected to the whole world during their trip in the village, as this accommodation has Wi-Fi. It boasts two artsy bedrooms–the master bedroom has a king-sized bed and the other has a single bed. The sofa in the living room converts into a bed for additional sleeping space. A kitchen, a rustic dining set, and laundry facilities are other amenities you can expect from this gorgeous retreat.

Butter Cottage, a cosy home in Mountsorrel, Leics
Mountsorrel, England, United Kingdom
177 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cottage 3 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the cottage is extremely comfortable and cosy
great beds and areas to chill out in
lovely cottage beautifully fitted comfortable sofa bed
the beds were super comfy and the shower was brilliant
the cottage is gorgeous really cozy and with a homely feeling
Cleanliness:
exceptionally clean warm and welcoming
spotlessly clean and nicely fitted out
wonderful really clean and comfortable
sparkling clean and warm and cosy
it was very clean
Host:
lovely place and great host
beautiful place lovely host and the facilities were amazing
zoe’s responses to my communications were very quick friendly & helpful
zoë was a great host
zoe was a good host
Location:
great location - would recommend
a great location and fantastic walks
beds comfortable and the location is good
a hidden gem in a good location close to loughborough/ leicester
mountsorrel is a pleasant enough place with a waitrose and quite a few restaurants
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Have a memorable holiday in Leicestershire

Leicestershire is a charming county in England, which is home to beautiful places, such as Oadby, Leicester, and Kegworth. It has a rich culture, and the number of festivals the county holds is a testament to that. It also boasts iconic and historic attractions that you must see. Plan a holiday on this side of the UK and choose an accommodation from this list of the top Airbnb vacation rentals in Leicestershire.

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