Planning a trip to Scottsdale, Arizona? My list of the best AirBNBs in Scottsdale is the most up to date one-stop shop for the best offerings in the city…

Just 30 minutes from the state capital of Phoenix, Scottsdale is another top Arizona city to add to your “Grand Canyon State” bucket list. 

Two such excellent cities in such close proximity is hard to come by, and Scottsdale lives up to the reputation of its larger neighbor. The laidback yet affluent city is renowned for its spas, resorts and its golf clubs, and draws in tourists year-round thanks to its mostly mild climate – the perks of being a desert city! 

Best Scottsdale Airbnbs

 

Besides teeing off on the green and indulging in some rejuvenating spa therapies, Scottsdale is an attractive, historic city that is the jumping off point for some of the state’s best hiking trails. That Sonoran landscape really serves up the most exceptional outdoor lifestyle, but if you’re more of an indoor kinda traveler, you’ll love its world class restaurants, galleries and shopping centres. 

If you’re heading down to Scottsdale and searching for the perfect pad to call home for a short while, I’ve compiled your go-to list of the best AirBNBs in Scottsdale. 

Best Airbnbs In Scottsdale


Quick Breakdown Of Scottsdale AirBNBs

Palatial family pads. Western-inspired guesthouses. Cheap and cheerful city pads. And the cream of the crop. My Quick 5 breakdown of the best Scottsdale AirBNBs provides the best range of stays for a variety of travel styles, group sizes and budgets. If you find what you’re looking for, book via my links! If not, just keep scrolling and I guarantee I’ve got something for you! 

I’ve included lots of video guides to Scottsdale throughout this list, so be sure to watch a few as they will give you a ton of insider tips on what to see and do in Arizona city. I’ve also linked other Arizona and USA content at the end of this list, and I highly recommend checking out The 25 Best Music Festivals In Arizona To Experience Before You Die.

Luxury Scottsdale Airbnbs

 

1) Old Town Bohemian Gem. Charmingly Renovated. Breakfast Too.

“The Overall Best AirBNB In Scottsdale”

Location: Woodland Springs 

AirBNB Plus: Yes 

Superhost: Yes 

Price: $100+ USD per night 

https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/22971027

Five minutes from Old Town Scottsdale, this one bedroom condo is my pick for the best AirBNB in Scottsdale. The AirBNB Plus pad is the perfect blend of renovated modern minimalism and bohemian design, and is just a mile from Scottsdale Stadium, Fashion Square Mall and so many top dining, drinking and shopping establishments. The hosts are so thoughtful and really set the benchmark for Scottsdale AirBNBs. 

Guest review: “This condo was wonderful and welcoming. It wasn’t like staying at an AirBNB, it was like staying at your Mum’s house because everything is supplied. There was fresh fruit, bagels, English muffins, eggs, tea, coffee, juices, cereals and milk. We couldn’t eat/drink it all. The condo is very spacious and comfortable. The bed was super comfortable. Kitchen has everything you need to do some light cooking. Location was close to everything you need in Scottsdale & peaceful. I never heard a peep out of any of the neighbors. The only negative thing I could say is the air conditioner was pretty loud when running. All in all a wonderful stay in Scottsdale & I would definitely recommend Gail’s condo.” – Loren 

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Luxury Airbnbs In Scottsdale

 

2) Cowboy Bunkhouse in North Scottsdale

“The Best Unique AirBNB In Scottsdale”

Location: Cave Creek / Carefree 

AirBNB Plus: Yes 

Superhost: No

Price: $120+ USD per night 

https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/21694824

I love this unique Scottsdale AirBNB so much it even made my companion list of the best AirBNBs in the neighboring city of Phoenix. The two bedroom cowboy-inspired guesthouse/bunkhouse is just so eclectic and a true one-off. You’ll feel like John Wayne living it up in this western guesthouse, which totally nails the theme without going into kitsch territory. Take full advantage of the outdoor Mexican tile fireplace on the patio. The guesthouse is just outside of the town of Cave Creek, and near to many leading restaurants, bars, saloons, shops, walking trails and rodeos. Scottsdale is a short distance away.

Guest review: “Stay here. This is an amazingly comfortable space, with quirky, regional decorations that enhance the experience. Small details made me feel right at home, and the hosts are a delight, incredibly warm and helpful.” – Laura 

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3) The Brexley, Scottsdale’s Secret Sanctuary 

“The Best Luxury AirBNB In Scottsdale”

Location: Raskin Estates 

AirBNB Plus: Yes 

Superhost: Yes 

Price: $1000+ USD per night 

https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/22206148

Located in an upmarket neighborhood in North Scottsdale, this four bedroom luxury Scottsdale home is a private desert sanctuary of the best kind. “The Brexley” is a modern gem, with huge, elegant interiors, a lagoon-style swimming pool surrounded by palms and lush greenery and a stylish alfresco with seating. A concierge service is even included in each stay! This is the ultimate luxury oasis in one of Arizona’s best desert cities. 

Guest review: “SPECTACULAR!!! It just feels good being there. Every detail was well thought out. Lots of space to gather and relax. From enjoying the pool, to relaxing in the record room, and also dining outside. It was all so special. Thank you Cindy!” – Charlotte 

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Cheap Scottsdale Airbnbs

 

4) Penthouse suite w/heated pool! 

“The Best Cheap AirBNB In Scottsdale”

Location: Old Town Scottsdale 

AirBNB Plus: No 

Superhost: Yes 

Price: $50+ USD per night 

https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/39056436

Super clean, stylish and well-equipped, it’s hard to believe the low price you can enjoy a stay at this Scottsdale AirBNB for. The two bedroom penthouse condo is newly renovated and features a top floor patio with views to the complex hot tub. There’s also a shared pool and gym that Airbnb guests receive full access to. It’s an easy walk to all of Scottsdale’s best restaurants, bars and shops. An all-in-one Scottsdale AirBNB you can’t go past! 

Guest review: “Very clean and stylish apartment with everything you could need. Michael’s communication and instructions were excellent, and shops for food, etc were over the road.” – Cath 

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5) Colorful, Clean, Charming House with Heated Pool 

“The Best AirBNB In Scottsdale For Families”

Location: Arabian Crest 

AirBNB Plus: Yes 

Superhost: Yes 

Price: $150+ USD per night 

https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/20715218

Heading to Scottsdale for a family getaway? This four bedroom home is where you need to be staying. The AirBNB Plus verified home has so much to keep the family entertained in spacious surrounds. Airy interiors, a backyard fire pit, a heated outdoor pool, a ping pong table and a full kitchen. What more could you possibly want? In addition, the home is situated in a central Scottsdale neighborhood in close proximity to many great restaurants, shops, bars and Scottsdale’s renowned range of golf courses.

Guest review: “This is a great house in a great neighborhood, super conveniently located. Just minutes to grocery stores and Kierland shopping and 15 minutes to any major Scottsdale or Phoenix worthwhile location to visit. We had a wonderful stay. House is adorable and super clean. Felt like we were at home within minutes of arriving. They have everything you need and then some. Highly recommended staying with these folks. They’re on top of it. We will definitely return. Spots I can recommend Taco guild-midtown,(If you like beer) Angel & Trumpet- midtown, Mission-mexican-old town, Janey’s-Live music every night-Cave Creek(outdoor venue), North-great food-happy hour all day-Kierland * Jerome & Sedona-worthwhile day trips” – June 

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Cheap Airbnbs In Scottsdale

 

6) Old Town Condo Close to Everything!

Location: Camelback Park Estates 

AirBNB Plus: No 

Superhost: Yes 

Price: $100+ USD per night 

https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/39415872

This two bedroom, two bathroom Old a Town Scottsdale condo is modern and well-equipped with an open and breezy floor plan. There’s a private patio to unwind on, and a shared communal pool for condo complex residents and of course, AirBNB guests. It’s also just a few minutes to Downtown Scottsdale, Giants Stadium and Fashion Square. A brilliant, value for money Scottsdale AirBNB.

Guest review: “This place is beyond perfect! Whether you’re here for a one night stay or the week, it’s the perfect home to come back to! Super accommodating, close to everything! Perfect for a night in and relaxing or a place to call home after a long day out.” – Nicholas 

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7) ✴Heated Pool ✔Rooftop Deck ✔WALK to Shops & Dining

Location: The Shops at Zocallo

AirBNB Plus: No 

Superhost: Yes

Price: $120+ USD per night 

https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/34413613

Sleek, modern and polished, this two bed, two bath Scottsdale condo promises a comfortable and stylish stay. Standout features include plush king beds, a top shelf coffee machine, a fully stocked kitchen and even family-friendly accessories should you need them. The complex has a heated pool, gym, BBQ area and lounge AirBNB guests receive full use of. Kierland Commons, Scottsdale Quarter and The Promenade are all within walking distance, as are many top shelf city restaurants. Old Town Scottsdale is just minutes away. 

Guest review: “We really enjoyed our stay! The condo was very clean and well furnished. The complex had great amenities as well. We loved that so many shops and restaurants were in walking distance. We traveled with our one year old and this condo was perfect because they provided the crib, high chair and stroller. The owners were extremely responsive and accommodating. I would recommend this condo to anyone!” – Megan 

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Unique Scottsdale Airbnbs

 

8) 7 Bed/4.5 Bath – Luxury Mansion – 2 Guest Houses

Location: Astoria 

AirBNB Plus: No 

Superhost: Yes 

Price: $120+ USD per night 

https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/25183785

Easily mistaken for a celebrity home in the Hollywood Hills, this incredible seven bedroom Scottsdale mansion will have you living in the lap of luxury amongst the city’s desert landscape. The outstanding home features luxurious rooms throughout the main home and its two separate mini-suites, family and dining rooms, a sprawling backyard with pool, an upper patio deck and a gym. This flashy home is located in an upscale neighborhood, just 10-15 minutes from Downtown Scottsdale. 

Guest review: “Beautiful and clean space. I took a team of 12 to Scottsdale and there was plenty of space for everyone to be comfortable and room for us to debrief after our training. Highly recommend for a team retreat.” – Andrew 

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9) The Eisenhower—A Bold Local Artists Space

Location: Southwest Village 

AirBNB Plus: Yes 

Superhost: Yes 

Price: $150+ USD per night 

https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/38820169

Verified by AirBNB Plus for quality and located right by Scottsdale Stadium, this colorful and funky two bedroom condo is a friendly space guests so far have given a resounding 5 star rating. “The Eisenhower” – as it is nicknamed – is modern and artistic and made up of many eye-catching, custom pieces. The complex has a community pool and Old Town Scottsdale, Fashion Square and the Entertainment District are just a few blocks away – super easy to walk to! 

Guest review: “David’s place was incredibly unique and stylish. He had all of the amenities you would want + some. The beds were comfy and the place was sparkling clean. It was very conveniently located, and we could easily walk anywhere in town. David was a pleasure to communicate with. I’d highly recommend to others!” – Lauren 

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Scottsdale Airbnb For Families

 

10) Go Hiking from a Cave Creek Horse Ranch

Location: Cave Creek 

AirBNB Plus: Yes 

Superhost: Yes

Price: $75+ USD per night 

https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/15218964

Always dreamed of staying on a real working horse ranch? Scottsdale is the place to do it! This rustic and stylish one bedroom guest house sits on a two acre ranch in the picturesque Arizona town of  Cave Creek, just 30-40 minutes from Downtown Scottsdale. You’ll enjoy a spacious air-conditioned suite, with a hammock and BBQ area. Almost 200 guests have given this top Scottsdale AirBNB a resounding 5 star overall score. Will you be the next? 

Guest review: “We had an amazing stay with Kris. It was beautiful inside and out! Kris greeted us when we arrived and explained all the details about our space. She made homemade muffins for us that were delicious! We had such a relaxing time and were entertained by the hummingbirds and wildlife.” – Jamie 

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11) Chic Modern Condo in Old Town Scottsdale

Location: Southwest Village 

AirBNB Plus: Yes 

Superhost: Yes 

Price: $150+ USD per night 

https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/2577419

Enjoy the ease of staying a hop, skip and a jump away from the heart of Scottsdale at this modern one bedroom condo. The fully renovated pad is luxe and plush, and is nestled within a complex that has an outdoor common area with a great pool to cool off in on a hot Arizona day. There’s a plethora of great cafes, restaurants and bars right nearby. 

Guest review: “This was our third long stay at the condo, it was just as great as our first stay….the condo was immaculate and still in great shape, it’s in such a convenient quiet location, close to everything in Old Scottsdale, we are already looking forward to our even longer stay in early 2020. Thanx Michael” – Dietmar 

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Family Friendly Scottsdale Airbnbs

 

12) Enjoy a Relaxing Retreat at This Glamorous Mid-Century Abode

Location: Parkcrest 

AirBNB Plus: Yes 

Superhost: Yes 

Price: $350+ USD per night 

https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/31240008

Oozing glam vibes from floor to ceiling, this three bedroom Scottsdale house is a little slice of paradise. The breezy and spacious home is super stylish, and is equipped with such design and decor standouts as a blue feature kitchen, freestanding bath and a rambling backyard. The home’s piece de resistance has to be the pristine diving pool that you and the family will get much use out of. 

Guest review: “Andrew & Jessica’s house was in a great location! My family and I were able to enjoy a really nice vacation with all of the amenities of a fine hotel. We especially enjoyed the pool and fire pit. Great stay!” – Suzie 

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13) ★Balcony w/ Pool View★Resort Feel★Walk Everywhere★

Location: Old Town Scottsdale 

AirBNB Plus: No 

Superhost: Yes 

Price: $80+ USD per night 

https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/26106528

Chill out on your own private balcony with a view to the pool from this contemporary one bedroom Scottsdale condo. This excellent abode is located in a great neighborhood in Old Town Scottsdale, and aside from a complex pool, features a clubhouse, gym, spa and pool table. The perfect all-rounder for an easy and affordable trip down to Scottsdale. 

Guest review: “Unbelievable experience at Chris and Cynthia’s! Pretty much as good as it gets for an AirBnb. Very convenient location! Would 100% stay here again!” – Robert 

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Scottsdale Airbnb For Couples

 

14) >>THE ZONA ROSA<< Designer Retreat in Scottsdale

Location: Vista Del Camino 

AirBNB Plus: No

Superhost: Yes

Price: $200+ USD per night 

https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/22979718

Location, location, location is just the beginning of what you get at this picture perfect Scottsdale home. The three bedroom house has received statewide and national attention for its cool design – and for good reason. The remodeled and expertly executes home features minimalist, airy interiors, a stylish clawfoot tub and a great backyard with hanging chairs and a hip restored vintage trailer for a little something special. Walk to all of Scottsdale’s major attractions, including stadiums, parks and some of the city’s best dining and drinking establishments. The hosts even provide bikes if you want to explore this laidback destination on two wheels. 

Guest review: “This space is perfection! Lovely layout with everything you need. We spent time hiking in the area during the day and cooking some great dinners in the evenings. All of Chanté’s recommendations were spot on! The location is central to a lot, making access to everything super simple.” – Deborah 

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Scottsdale Tours & Experiences To Check Out 

There is an abundance of great tours to join across the city of Scottsdale and Arizona as a whole. Explore the city limits, its desert landscape or visit a real Old West town with these top rated Scottsdale tours and experiences. 


Phoenix & Scottsdale City Highlights Tour

“The Phoenix City Highlights tour is a half day tour that showcases the fastest growing county in the United States. The land area is larger than London, Paris and Tokyo combined, and has a tremendous diversity of culture, scenery and history to explore.”

https://www.getyourguide.com/phoenix-l981/phoenix-scottsdale-city-highlights-tour-t16784/

Price: From $140 USD (6 hours) 

Review: “Detailed explanations of the guide and detailed tour as promised and a short trip through the cotton fields of the Indian reservation even extra.” – Martina, Germany 

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Scottsdale Arizona Airbnb

 

From Scottsdale: Antelope Canyon & Horseshoe Bend Day Tour

“Venture to the scenic Antelope Canyon on a guided tour and learn the rich history of the Native Americans and Arizona. Gaze upon one of the best views in North America at the iconic Horseshoe Bend.”

https://www.getyourguide.com/scottsdale-l982/from-scottsdale-antelope-canyon-horseshoe-bend-day-tour-t181502/

Price: From $550 USD (12 hours) 

Review: “Our tour guide Cody was very professional and awesome. He took good care of me and my colleagues. He was very knowledgeable about the area as well as its history. He cares about us very much and gave us additional information about what to do and don’t. He kept reminding us to take more water due to hot weather and have a box of water prepared for us. He does suggest we depart slightly earlier than the planned time to avoid extreme weather and we are lucky to have listened to his advice. The Antelope Canyon and Horseshoe Bend are a must-see when you are in Phoenix. It’s mesmerizing!!!” – Irene, Australia 

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From Scottsdale: Tombstone and Old Tucson Sightseeing Tour

“See Tombstone, a town in the Old West, and where the 1990s western film of the same name took place. Then explore the movie sets of many of your favorite western classics at Old Tucson Studios.”

https://www.getyourguide.com/scottsdale-l982/from-scottsdale-tombstone-and-old-tucson-sightseeing-tour-t181505/

Price: From $390 USD (10 hours)

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Top Rated Scottsdale Airbnbs

Tombstone, Arizona.

 

Did I leave out any epic Scottsdale AirBNBs? 

Scottsdale has so many great AirBNBs that it was tough to not include them all on my list. However, if you’ve recently stayed at – or host – a top tier Scottsdale AirBNB that you believe deserves a spot on my list, reach out to me. You can find me via my social media channels, or by simply emailing me. 

Scottsdale Airbnb For Solo Travelers


Planning a trip to Scottsdale or Arizona?

You’ve had a terrific choice! Scottsdale is just one of the many fantastic locations across Arizona that visitors love. I’ve got a solid collection of Arizona blogs and guides on my site already, so check them out via the links below. I’ve also included some other guides, lists and blogs about other USA content in the same part of the country. 

 Solo Traveler Scottsdale Airbnbs

 

Final thoughts on Scottsdale AirBNBs…

From cowboy bunkhouses to inner city poolside pads to sprawling family homes, Scottsdale has something for everyone. With the state capital Phoenix less than 30 minutes away, Tucson 90 minutes away and Sedona two hours away, Scottsdale is a fantastic base for your next great desert adventure. Have an epic trip! 

Budget Scottsdale Airbnbs


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