10 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Princeton, New Jersey

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Princeton, located in New Jersey, is home to the world-famous Princeton University. But apart from the well-established university, the town is also home to many other institutions, making it essentially an education hub. The town is landlocked, and therefore it has no seashores. Despite this, Princeton is rife with various other terrains that contribute to the town’s booming tourism industry. The area also has various places of interest for you to visit and explore the next time you’re in towns, such as the Morven, Albert Einstein House, Lake Carnegie, Mountain Lakes Preserve, and many more. The town is also scattered with various great stays for you to have the best time of your life while visiting the gorgeous town. To accommodate your stay, Trip101 has compiled the best stays in the town in this article. Scroll down to read about the best Airbnb vacation rentals in Princeton, New Jersey.

1. Spacious abode surrounded by nature (from USD 155)

Want to stay in a place with ample of great lighting, fresh air, and green landscape? Look no further than this studio apartment, perfect for a couple. With this lot, you can stay away from the hustles and bustles of the city and enjoy peaceful days surrounded by trees. With the owners just a few yards away, the house is accessible to the Woodfield Reservation if you want to go hiking or nature sightseeing. The house comes with great facilities such as Pavoni Espresso Maker, washing machine, dryer, WIFI, free parking, microwave oven, and many more.

Spacious Guest Studio in Park Like Setting
Princeton, New Jersey, United States
156 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment looks exactly like the photos
the bed was comfortable with beautiful skylights and vaulted ceilings
really enjoyed the fully stocked kitchen and many choices for coffee
veronika’s space was enchanting better than the pictures cozy even with all the beautiful skylights
this space feels modern yet rustic and comfortable and the setting is absolutely beautiful
clean and comfortable place
clean stylish well kept
the place is clean very charming and peaceful
comfortable clean and with great walks out the back garden
the corn crib was perfect for an overnight get away it was clean and spacious for two
veronika was a friendly and kind host
veronika is a great host with lots of helpful advice about the area
veronika is a great host
she is extremely thoughtful and attentive
veronika is a great host highly recommended
great place amazing sunlight very peaceful
this was a super cute place
super close to princeton (pretty much a 5 min drive)
beautiful location with quick access to local attractions
the area is beautiful and close to town
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2. Beautiful home nearby the town (from USD 177)

This spacious house can comfortably fit four as it has three large beds and one bathroom. It has a strategic location, easily accessible from the town, and its namesake university. In fact, Princeton Shopping Center is only a five-minute walk from this rental space. It comes with a parking space, a living room, a dining room, as well as a kitchen. There are also Wi-Fi services, a laptop-friendly workspace, dryer, washing machine, air-conditioning, refrigerator, oven, stove, and many more to ensure convenience to you.

“Perfect” in Princeton
Princeton township, New Jersey, United States
93 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 3 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it is very comfortable with its own washer and dryer (no sharing) and its own entrance
very clean comfortable and convenient
everything was sparkling clean and neat
everything was so clean cozy and nice
the place was very clean and it felt like home
the space was spotless well-appointed and the beds were very comfortable
the host is really nice when we asked to check out late
marlen was also very accommodating to all our needs and was a great host
the host is quick to communicate and has an easy check-in setup
marlen was very responsive generally replying within 30 minutes whenever we had questions
marlen was very accommodating with her time and it really put us at ease
the location is very good
the location was nice and incredibly close to where my conference was for the week
the place is awesome it is close to the shopping center and really convenient
the place was very cute and comfortable
the location is just fantastic for enjoying all princeton has to offer
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3. Perfect house for a large group (from USD 309)

Traveling in a group and wanting to stay in a posh yet spacious house? Look no further than this space in Princeton that comes with four bedrooms and two-and-a-half bathrooms. Easily housing up to eight guests, this house is tastefully designed with a white minimalist theme, giving you a relaxing and calming vibe as soon as you enter the space. It has four parking spaces and a large backyard and comes with WIFI, cable TV, cooling and heating system, barbeque grill, dryer, stove, microwave oven, refrigerator, and many more.

Sunny Retreat 4 BR Ranch in Princeton
Princeton, New Jersey, United States
70 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 5 Beds 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it was renovated 6-8 months ago and the furnishings and styling details are comfortable attractive and new
nice touches like coffee tea and laundry soap were included
amazing kitchen to cook in and having a fire pit in the backyard made for very memorable nights
beds are super comfortable and luxurious with the best lines
her place was extremely clean and stylish
natalia has a beautiful home that is clean and as advertised
this is a very cozy clean bright place
the property has been renovated recently and everything was new and clean
absolutely gorgeous home brand new and extremely clean beautiful touches and in a great location
she was very responsive and gave us some suggestions on local restaurants to try
natalia was a wonderful host
great location too
the location is a short drive from princeton and is easy to find
a nice place to stay that is 10-15 minutes to downtown princeton and the university
house is cleaned to perfection close to everything
we were in princeton work related and had a great stay at natalia’s place
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4. Great place for a small family (from USD 345)

Located within walking distance from Princeton University, this house is a great place to bunk if you are in the area. It is also very close to Palmer Square. A market for essentials is also found within walking distance for your convenience. The house, which can house up to five people comfortably, also has a cable TV service, air-conditioning, a workspace, indoor fireplace, dryer, free Wi-Fi, washing machine, free parking on-premise as well as on-street, oven, dishwasher and many more.

Princeton: Rainbow House & small garden
113 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 3 Beds 5 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
nice sized kitchen with all amenities
lovely covered back patio with comfortable cushioned chairs for downtime
kitchen nook for dining and living room with nice sized tv
very cozy and convenient stay with full kitchen amenities and clean comfortable rooms
includes nice coffee maker a bike to use and laundry nice outdoor seating area
the place was clean and as advertised
the house was very clean and spacious
it was clean comfortable and in a nice quiet neighborhood
i cannot even emphasize how clean his space is
very good accommodations clean and spacious with a well-equipped kitchen
alfons was a great host
the owner always communicates super fast
the owner was incredibly helpful and responsive
alfons was incredibly responsive to our questions and overall a great host
alfons is a very hospitable host and very helpful
very good location too
a walkable distance from princeton university and lovely houses in the neighborhood
the location was great in a quiet and convenient neighborhood
close to downtown and many great restaurants
great location very cozy house awsome bargin
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5. Gorgeous abode in a stylish villa (from USD 1100)

This guesthouse is perfect for a couple’s retreat, with a spacious room in a huge villa overlooking beautiful scenery. The house also comes with access to an indoor pool and sauna, so you can swim to your heart’s content during your stay here. The garden is a must-visit while you are here, complete with sitting area, parks, and gazebo. The premise also has a hot tub for relaxation, as well as coffee maker, stove, refrigerator, barbecue grill, balcony, and many more.

Stunning 4BR/6BA mansion with indoor pool & sauna
7 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 2 Beds 6 Guests 4 Bedrooms 6 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
beautiful clean and spacious
quiet clean spacious and calming place
everything is sparkling clean and henry is very quick and responsive
the host is courteous accessible and very hospitable
flexible with check-in and check-out time which was extremely helpful
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6. House where the nightlife is (from USD 209)

Situated in the center of the town, this house is only a few blocks away from the happenings of Princeton. Experience entertainment, dining, shopping, and many more; and just walk back to the house at any time of the day. The accommodation, decorated with a modern touch, can easily house up to 12 guests. It comes with various great amenities and facilities, all accessible to guests. The house also offers free Wi-Fi as well as free Netflix streaming services for a simple night in. There are three parking lots, as well as a backyard with a hammock.

Princeton, New Jersey, United States
43 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 3 Beds 12 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12

Top guest reviews
place was very clean and amazing communication
it is quiet clean well furnished comfortable and spacious
wonderful place wonderful hosts this place is an absolute gem
great place for going to a conference
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7. Comfortable house in the center of a forest

Want to stay in a rustic-themed house overlooking tall trees? Look no further than this guesthouse. Fitting two people with one bedroom and one bathroom, this house is very near to the university and downtown. Located in a Civil War-era farmhouse, it comes with an indoor fireplace for cool nights, kitchen, breakfast bar, gardens and many more, located on a large area consisting of old majestic trees, the house also has bikes for you to go on a cycling trail to explore the surrounding.

Cozy room in Princeton farmhouse
Princeton, New Jersey, United States
206 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
room ac worked well and was very comfortable all night
amazing amenities good continental breakfast healthy snacks huge fully equipped kitchen
homey barn style rustic chic with a gorgeous backyard patio table setup
nice sitting room and deck
comfy bed warm shower laundry plenty of coffee and nice view from bedroom desk - loved the space
very clean
the bed was clean and comfortable
the house itself was very clean and cozy
it's very clean tidy and well decorated
the house is clean and the neighborhood is quiet
they were very responsive and welcoming hosts
the hosts were very helpful and responsive to any questions
the hosts were responsive and friendly
jennifer has a lovely home and was a great host
lovely hosts peaceful and beautiful surroundings
the location is wonderful if you are going to the university campus
i also liked walking from the palmer square to their place which took me about 20 minutes
it's a short walk to the center of princeton making it an excellent home base
gorgeous room in a beautiful house in a quiet and rustic landscape that's incredibly close to downtown princeton
lovely stay perfect location relaxed accommodations very clean
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8. Accommodation close to tourist spots

Is your main criteria for a comfortable stay in Princeton, accessibility? We’ve got you covered. This house is walking distance to many popular tourist spots in Princeton. It is merely 3 minutes away from the canal towpath, 15 minutes from Princeton University, and 30 minutes from Bunker Hill Golf Course, Grounds For Sculpture and McCarter Theatre, and many more. What’s more, there is a hiking trail right at the backyard of the house! Suitable for two persons, the house comes with one bed and one bathroom and has all basic amenities as well as free parking and Wi-Fi.

Charming creekside guest suite, private entry+bath
Princeton, New Jersey, United States
311 reviews
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfy bed all the necessary amenities and lovely inside and outside sitting areas
the space was stylish and comfortable
the bed was very comfortable with the perfect room temperature
the most comfortable bed a nice hot shower and a quiet/peaceful property
the backyard was amazing and the bed was so comfortable
very clean comfortable and relaxing
very clean and quiet and private
was affordable clean and she had good communication
joanne’s place was very clean
great place to stay very clean and comfortable
joanne has been a great host
hosts are extremely accommodating and helpful
joanne and steve are wonderful hosts with a beautiful house
joanne was very clear with the instructions and is a great host
what a lovely find joanne was helpful in providing directions and the signage into the apartment was perfect
location tips are good
beautiful location and space
the location was absolutely beautiful and relaxing
great stay close to many things to do
you will not be disappointed with this location
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9. Romantic getaway in a comfortable abode

Planning on a unique honeymoon getaway? This house is your perfect choice. Fitting two people, it takes you back in time as soon as your step foot into the house. The house also has a garden and a porch for you to rest and relax, complete with wooden fence and walking trails. Various flowers and tall trees also adorn the area. Inside, it is filled with various facilities for your comfort, including a fully equipped kitchen and a large living room.

Walk to Everything in Princeton!
Princeton, New Jersey, United States
149 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room was very comfortable both for working and for sleeping (great mattress )
our room was super cute - the books and furniture really made the space
i had everything advertised and felt comfortable asking for other amenities if needed
very nice space especially the kitchen
kp’s place is a great simple room that had everything i needed for my stay
the space is clean and comfortable
comfortable and clean room
stylish and clean room
the house in general my room and the bathroom were all clean and beautiful
facilities are relatively clean for an older house and very cozy
very welcoming host and family made us really feel at home
the host is amazing with accommodating requests for check-in time
she was very responsive and the self check-in process was easy
cosy room and great host
the host the host family and accommodations were all warm and welcoming
awesome location if you visit princeton university
great location because actually is walkable to town
easy walking distance to downtown princeton
great place to stay close to town
it's close to campus and train station and easy to find
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10. Convenient space nearby the Princeton campus

Housing up to three guests comfortably, this space is very near to the Princeton campus. With a large living room and a spacious kitchen, this premise has everything you need for a convenient stay. It also comes with Wi-Fi, heating facilities, TV, stove, microwave, and many more. Apart from that, the room is also located near the police station, therefore its safety is ensured. A bus stop is just minutes away in case you wish to explore the town. You may also borrow the bikes available on the premise for free.

A Cozy Room with Private Bath close to campus
Princeton, New Jersey, United States
19 reviews
Private room in house 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
the space was clean and comfortable
nyla's place was easy to book and clean enough
the place is very comfortable clean and quite to relax
the place is great and sparkling clean bathroom has been recently removed and kitchen is fairly well equipped
place was very nice; room was very clean and nyla was quick with communications
she was very accommodating and flexible for all our requests and made us feel so comfortable
host was very nice and so were the beds
she is also responsive and takes good care of everyone
great and responsive host nice space
nyla was friendly and helpful; responded to questions quickly
the location is super convenient for university of princeton and palmer square
the location is outstanding right next to the town
nice place convenient 30min walk to the university with a very friendly host
it's not a bad walk to downtown (about 20 minutes) or you can take a cheap uber
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Enjoy a unique vacation in Princeton

Princeton is a gorgeous and scenic place to visit during any time of the year. You will find great experiences of shopping, fine dining, entertainment, nature as well as education here. Make sure to visit and book one of the great stays above for a fun and memorable holiday in Princeton!

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