Airbnb Rennes: the best Airbnb apartments in Rennes

Appartement Relax Rennes

Coming to visit Brittany and particularly Ille-et-Vilaine? Here’s our selection of the best Airbnb apartments in Rennes!

Where to find the best Airbnb apartments in Rennes, the capital of Ille-et-Vilaine and the Brittany region? Labelled a « Ville d’Art et d’Histoire » (City of Art and History), the city has preserved a rich historical and cultural heritage, particularly in its medieval center. No fewer than 90 buildings are listed as « Monument Historique ».

In the 20th century, the city underwent rapid industrialization and development. It became one of the country’s major economic, industrial and digital hubs. Rennes is also one of France’s top student cities, with over 65,000 students.

In 2018, Rennes topped the list of France’s most livable cities, making it one of the best in the country. Coming to visit Rennes? We’ve put together a selection of the best Airbnb apartment deals in Rennes.

1. Charming studio on rue St-Georges

Studio de charme rue St-Georges Rennes

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Budget: €€

Location’s plus : historical center

Are you looking for a beautiful Airbnb apartment in Rennes? Whether you’re traveling for business or pleasure, this studio apartment could be just what you’re looking for. It’s located in a listed 18th-century building, decorated with the half-timbering typical of traditional Breton architecture. The interior is carefully decorated with exposed beams. It has all the facilities you need for a comfortable stay.

Its ideal location means you can visit Rennes’ must-see sites on foot: Saint-Germain church, Place de la République, Rue Le Bastard (pedestrian precinct), Place Sainte-Anne, Place des Lices, Parc du Thabor, Parlement de Bretagne, Opera House and Hôtel de Ville.

2. Relax in cosy comfort, rennes center

Appartement Relax Rennes

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Budget: €€

Home’s plus : decoration

This charming Airbnb apartment in Rennes will give you an air of the South. All azure and white, it evokes the picturesque Tunisian village of Sidi Bou Saïd or the Mediterranean coastline. Renovated into a duplex, it’s ideally located right in the center of Rennes.

Nearby, you’ll find the Sainte-Anne metro station (250 m) and the Place des Lices market. The area is also very lively, especially on Thursday evenings and weekends, with numerous bars lining the adjacent streets. It’s one of the best neighborhoods in which to enjoy Rennes’ festive nightlife. A nugget for romantic evenings and cocooning!

3. Apartment with Jacuzzi for 2 persons

Appartement Jacuzzi Rennes

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Budget: €€€€

Special features: Jacuzzi

Here’s one of the best Airbnb apartments in Rennes we’ve found. The rent is high, but it’s just like the amenities: top-of-the-range. First, it’s south of the quays of the Vilaine, in a well-placed, quiet neighborhood.

Inside, you’ll find all the comforts you need, including a double bed and fully-equipped kitchen. Outside, there’s a terrace with garden furniture and a veranda with a Jacuzzi. This apartment for two will enhance your romantic getaway in Rennes.

4. Rennes, historic center, excellent location

Appartement Cœur de Rennes

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Budget: €€€

Benefits of this accommodation: close to the historic center

This fully-rented Airbnb apartment in Rennes can accommodate up to four travelers. It adjoins the north of the historic center, giving it a good position for exploring the city on foot.

Nearby: Parc du Thabor, the Faculty of Law and Political Science, the Parliament of Brittany, bars and restaurants in the historic center.

5. 2-room apartment with balcony near city center


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  • The accommodation’s plus points: tastefully decorated

Here’s one of the most charming Airbnb apartments in Rennes! Located less than a minute from a bus stop, this loft can accommodate up to 4 people and offers access to the city center in less than 10 minutes.

The apartment is close to all necessary amenities (shops, bus and metro, bars and restaurants) and has a balcony if you want to soak up the sun or relax after a long walk.

The decor, both minimalist and charming, offers the perfect setting for a small family wishing to stay in the Breton city. Aurélien, the host of this Airbnb rental, is very accommodating and will make himself available according to your arrival and/or departure times.

6. Downtown apartment for 4 to 5 minutes from the station

Appartement proche Gare Rennes

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Budget: €€€€

Plus : parquet flooring

Ideally located in the Saint-Hélier district, crossed by the Vilaine river, this accommodation for up to four travelers will offer all the comfort you need. Nearby, you’ll find the Parc du Thabor, the Musée des Beaux-Arts and numerous bars and restaurants.

The apartment, which has been refurbished to a very high standard, opens onto a pretty courtyard. It offers services worthy of a hotel.

7. Nuit Saint Georges – Historic district of Rennes

Nuit Saint Georges

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Benefits of the accommodation: apartment in a 16th-century building

This Airbnb apartment in Rennes is located near the Place de Parlement, right in the heart of the city. Despite this, the apartment is free from noise pollution, so you can enjoy a pleasant, peaceful stay.

What’s more, everything can be done on foot from this resort. This accommodation is a great option for couples or business travelers.