Athens, Georgia, is a small Southern city that sure packs a punch. Just 60 miles northeast of Atlanta and home to the University of Georgia, Athens is not only filled with Georgia Bulldogs pride but with adventures from gardens to museums to craft breweries — and plenty of outdoor adventure. Few places showcase southern charm with as much character as Athens, and you know what that means — a welcoming atmosphere and plenty to go around. Relax at one of the many Airbnb Athens, GA, properties, stroll down Five Points, and enjoy all Georgia’s most inviting city has to offer.

We hope you love the Airbnb Athens, GA, vacation rentals we recommend! Just so you know, Matador may collect a small commission from the links on this page if you decide to book a stay. Listed prices are accurate as of the time of publication.

Newly renovated cottage

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This Airbnb in Athens, GA is located in one of the city’s most popular neighborhoods. The quaint cottage is a 1,330-square-foot charmer just five blocks away from the Five Points village area and has two bedrooms, a spacious living room with a sunroom, and a fully equipped kitchen area. If you’re looking to stroll in the town, the Five Points village has plenty to offer, like the Avid Bookshop, Jittery Joe’s coffee shop, and many pubs and restaurants.

Five guests, two bedrooms
Price: $175 per night

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Cozy Five Points bungalow

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Are you looking for a space for a couple or singles trip? Then check out this cozy home that’s within walking distance to Five Points. This newly updated home has a spacious living room, full kitchen, and patio space with a two-seater bench and two separate seats. And because it’s so close to all the action, a pair of good sneakers or the Uber app is all you need to get around.

Two guests, one bedroom
Price: $106 per night

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Sleek modern retreat near downtown

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Welcome to this cozy retreat near downtown Athens. This home has the space you need for a family or friend’s group trip. It features a spacious living room, kitchen, and a vast backyard where you can spread out and enjoy family and friends. When it’s time to explore, downtown Athens, Sanford Stadium, Beechwood shopping center, and Five Points are right up the way.

Six guests, three bedrooms
Price: $202 per night

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Charming modern Airbnb near UGA campus

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Enjoy this charming home three minutes away from downtown, The Classic Center, and the UGA campus. The home features modern architecture and sleek design, along with a spacious, bright, open living room,and a full kitchen with a breakfast island. This home is the perfect stay if you’re looking for a home away from home in Athens, particularly if partaking in or attending university sports or academic activities.

Eight guests, four bedrooms
Price: $202 per night

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Cute and comfy home near UGA, dining, and nightlife

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This Airbnb Athens, GA, home has one bedroom and a bath, a full kitchen, and a cozy living room. This newly renovated home is near many Athens attractions like Foley Field and Butts Mehre Heritage Hall, the famous Five Points, and the UGA campus.

Two guests, one bedroom
Price: $102 per night

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Downtown guesthouse with private hot tub and fire pit

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Take your significant other or bestie to this cozy guesthouse in Athens. The modern cottage has a spacious one-bedroom, private bathroom, kitchenette, and a covered deck with a dining table, hot tub, and fire pit. The home is also in the heart of Watkinsville and within walking distance of downtown shops and restaurants.

Two guests, one bedroom
Price: $105 per night

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Newly built 1,000 square foot guest house

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Stay in this newly built 1,000-square-foot guest house for your next Athens getaway. This homey guesthouse has two bedrooms and two bathrooms, a full kitchen, and a spacious living room with cozy seating to relax and wind down. The home also has a fire pit and an outdoor dining area if you want to take advantage of some good Georgia weather.

Five guests, two bedrooms
Price: $201 per night

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The Loft House

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Need a modern getaway (a loft, of course) for your next friend’s getaway, then check out this unique modern-style Airbnb Athens, GA, vacation rental that is destined to upgrade your trip with an efficient space that is convenient to everything in town. You’re actually going to want to spend some time here —  the home is packed with many things to get into including a vast private backyard with an eight-foot privacy fence, a 25×25 basketball court, putting green, horseshoes, cornhole, and a fire pit and grill.

Eight guests, two bedrooms
Price: $205 per night

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Centrally located cottage with private backyard

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This centrally located cottage is the perfect getaway for relaxation. The contemporary cottage features a living area, fully equipped kitchen, full dining area, and a screeched porch and private fenced-in backyard for the kids (or adults) to run around. The home is just half a mile from Five Points and less than two miles from Sanford Stadium.

Four guests, two bedrooms
Price: $220 per night

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Contemporary home with a backyard oasis and near Athens attractions

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This three-bedroom cottage may be the winner if you are trying to find the perfect spot for your Athens, GA, trip. This cute cottage has an open living and dining area, a fully equipped kitchen with all appliances, and an outdoor hang-out space in the back with outdoor seating.

Six guests, three bedrooms
Price: $253 per night

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