Mumbai is a vibrant and bustling city that offers something for everyone. From its diverse culture to its abundance of historic sites, Mumbai has something for every traveler. Whether you’re looking to enjoy the nightlife or explore the city’s many attractions, there is no shortage of things to do in Mumbai. These Mumbai Airbnbs put you in the heart of it all.
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Upscale apartment with Italian marble, King-sized bed, and air conditioning
This spacious, charming fifth-floor apartment is conveniently located in Khar and boasts upscale design elements like Italian marble and wooden flooring, as well as daily cleaning from a caretaker. Cook in the fully equipped kitchen, rest in one of the two well-appointed bedrooms, or get some work done in the dedicated workspaces in each of the bedrooms. Over-the-top amenities include a master bedroom with AC and a King-sized bed, as well as an ensuite Italian marble bathroom.
This clean, private rental unit is located in a central spot for exploring. The property boasts a peaceful courtyard view and features amenities, including a full kitchen and a washing machine, as well as a shared outdoor pool space. Inside, the vibrant and cozy decor makes it feel like a true home away from home.
This spacious, recently renovated apartment is centrally located just off Linking Road, Bandra, which is the heart of the Mumbai suburbs. Outside, visitors can explore the range of local markets, cafes, bars, and restaurants. Inside, there’s plenty of natural light in this bright space with two bedrooms, two bathrooms, a kitchen, and a living room. Each room even features full-length windows and a small balcony to soak in fresh air. Amenities include AC, WiFi, and a full kitchen with appliances for cooking a tasty meal.
This apartment, nicknamed “The Dazzling Haven (it’s written on the wall, decorating this space with a bright, trendy neon sign), is located near Andheri West, featuring great connectivity beyond to explore as the Oshiwara Metro station is right downstairs meaning the entire city is easily accessible. It’s a fully furnished spot with clean and vibrant decor adding character to the space and making it feel like a hip place to spend time in between exploring the city.
This spacious, light and charming “old world studio” in Colaba is set in a recently upgraded 100-year-old heritage building, near all the best tourist spots of South Mumbai and just 5 minutes away from the Colaba Causeway. After a day of exploring, spend time resting in the comfy double bed or sofa bed, share a meal in the dedicated dining space, watch the TV, which is equipped with cable, surf the internet using WiFi, or even use the washing machine to do some laundry. The bright white walls add an element of openness to the studio, making it feel larger, and the dark wooden tones in the cabinetry and furniture add a sense of luxury.
This one-bedroom apartment is located in Bandra West, conveniently within walking distance from the famous shopping area, Linking Road, and close to a range of shops, cafes, and restaurants for exploring. Inside, guests will encounter a newly renovated one-bedroom apartment on the sixth floor, featuring a separate living room, a dedicated workspace, and modern amenities like a smart TV and high-speed internet. There’s a fully equipped kitchen for cooking and a bedroom boasting a king-sized bed – as well as a separate sofa bed in the living room.
This large, sun-filled, luxurious two-bedroom apartment is located in a skyscraper in Colaba, boasting great views overlooking the Arabian Sea. It features upscale amenities, including king-size beds, air conditioning, a full kitchen and a laundry machine. This apartment is in close proximity to South Mumbai’s main tourist spots like Gateway of India, Taj Mahal Palace, and Colaba Causeway.
This trendy, comfortable property is in a great location, just a few steps away from Juhu Beach. It features amenities including a washer, a television, a full kitchen, and a dedicated workspace. Fun design touches include the “The Arabian Tranquil” neon sign on the wall, adding character to this compact space and making it feel like a fun spot to settle in during a visit to this bustling city.
This spacious studio apartment feels like “Old Mumbai with a modern twist.” Outside, it’s in a great location for exploring South Mumbai – Colaba. Inside, it’s an open layout with two double beds, a smart TV, AC, a dedicated dining area, a bathroom with modern amenities and a kitchenette perfect for cooking a nice meal. The art decor is handpicked, and a two-door double cupboard serves as a great wardrobe space to unpack and settle in.
Yes, they’re the same city. In 1995, the state of Maharashtra (of which Mumbai is the capital) declared that ‘Bombay’ would be officially renamed ‘Mumbai’. This change came about due to the Shiv Sena political party’s campaign for a more Marathi-speaking name for the city.
What is there to do in Mumbai?
Mumbai features a nice mix of traditional charm with old-world architecture alongside contemporary skyscrapers as well as historical sites and cultural landmarks. It’s known as the commercial capital of India and offers visitors a range of art, history, culture, food, theater, and nightlife opportunities to explore.
How many people live in Mumbai?
The current estimated population of Mumbai City in 2023 is 17,159,000, while the Mumbai metro population is estimated at 25,368,000.
What language is spoken in Mumbai?
The four primary languages currently spoken throughout the Mumbai area of India are Marathi, Hindi, English, and Gujarati.
Is Airbnb trusted in India?
Yes. Airbnb has several safety measures to ensure guests have a secure experience — including implementing “verified listings,” 24/7 customer support, and an extensive host verification process.
How popular is Airbnb in India?
According to Skift, “Airbnb hosts in India collectively made over $12 million from bookings with families last year, and Indian family travel on the short-term rental site grew by over 90 percent in 2022 compared to pre-pandemic in 2019.”
The article states, “Most families booked Airbnb listings because of the value and space compared to hotel rooms — with the top-booked categories being near a national park, a pool, near a beach and lake house.”
Can unmarried couples stay in an Airbnb in India?
This can be a tricky situation to answer one way or the other. Ultimately it can depend on where you are and who your host is. If you’re concerned, check the listing to verify before booking.