New York is the greatest city in the world. It is common to arrive and be overwhelmed by choices. Uptown, downtown, midtown- where to stay? While hotels provide all the luxury and comforts one may want on a vacation, staying in a local apartment provides the insight into the lives of New Yorkers, the neighborhoods, and the hidden gems. There’s nothing better than feeling at home when you are thousands of miles away from everything you know. With hotel prices skyrocketing, home rental sites are bringing authentic, home-like experiences to travelers. We are excited to know that renting an apartment during your vacation is not only hip, it’s the best way to get to know a city like a local. Therefore, we’ve chosen some of the best homes for rent in NYC for every price budget, to help you plan your next stay.
Vestry Loft, located in the heart of thriving Tribeca neighborhood, features dark wooden furnishings, moody copper light fixtures and exposed brick walls.
$3500 nightly / Sleeps 6 / Details
Prince Street IV
This epitome of a Soho loft is packed with all the classics: soaring ceilings with exposed wooden beams and a rooftop view that will leave the crowd cheering for an encore.
$1559 nightly / Sleeps 6 / Details
The home has a monochrome color scheme, with splashes of navy and burgundy. Exposed brick walls add texture, and bookshelves reach up to the double-height ceiling.
$1400 nightly / Sleeps 6 /Details
Sail through the streets of Chelsea then kick back and unwind. Sinking into the roomy, comfy couch with a cool drink in hand, you’ll be glad you decided to come to this loft.
$890 nightly / Sleeps 6 / Details
Community gardens, costumed dogs, and punks. The East Village may have been the birthplace of New York’s counterculture but it now has a thriving diaper culture going on too as the birthplace of quite a few little people too.
$500 nightly / Sleeps 3 / Details
Stuyvesant Square in Gramercy is full of personality, from the two Victorian-inspired sitting rooms on the ground floor, to the two art-filled dining rooms down one floor on garden level.
$385 nightly/ Sleeps 5 / Details