Is it surprising that Sheffield has a thriving and ever growing Airbnb community? If you are visiting Steel City for work or pleasure, here are 6 Airbnb listings that really stand out!
Stylish city centre loft apartment
£65 | Accommodates 4
This listing gives you free reign of the house, which is actually a spacious granary warehouse conversion on the canal side. The grade 2 listed building has heaps of character displaying its original brick walls, oak beams and iron girder. Walk one way and you are met with the barges and bars of Victoria Quays, walk the other way and you are greeted with the lively city centre in just 5 minutes.
"This apartment is amazing! Quiet, beautiful, immaculately clean, stylish - just fantastic. I loved the location. It's really close to the city centre, but it feels like it is located in a small quiet oasis being on the converted wharf. Alison is also great! Very friendly and welcoming and generous." - Andrew, Airbnb review
Beautiful room in a Buddhist Centre
£30 a night | Accommodates 2
Here is an opportunity to stay in a Kadampa Buddhist Centre based in a beautiful area of Sheffield! You have the opportunity to use the meditation room, a vegetarian/vegan cafe run by local and international volunteers and meet the lovely community living there - including the Buddhist monks and nuns! They offer a double room and ensuite with a gorgeous view across Endcliffe park.
"Lovely clean room, exactly as pictured. As we were going to a wedding we needed to check-in at around 11, which was easily arranged with Daniel. When we arrived Osung made us feel very welcome. I will definitely try to stay here next time I visit Sheffield!" - Jake, Airbnb review
En-suite, pool and Rivelin Valley!
£50 | Accommodates 2 + optional folding bed | Wadsley
Yes, you did read that correctly, this house has a private outdoor heated swimming pool! A rarity in Sheffield and an opportunity not to be missed. Staying in this massive house will almost feel like a hotel, but with all the perks of having two great and accommodating hosts.
"Laurence and Anna were very friendly. Their house it's really cool and in a really nice location as it's very close to the Peak District. Our room felt as a hotel room as we had our own ensuite and TV. My daughter loved the pool. Breakfast deserve a special mention as the majority of the offering was home made and very healthy." - Maria, Airbnb review
Charming grade 3 listed coachhouse
£39 a night | Accommodates 4 | Meersbrook
This converted coachhouse has made the list due to its unusual choice of building and incredible stylish flare. With one king size and sofa bed, it is perfect for families and friends looking to sleep soundly at night.
"My husband and I really enjoyed our stay at Lisa's coachhouse. The bed was nice and comfortable and the breakfast, including pastries, cereal, milk and orange juice was greatly appreciated. Norman and Lisa were excellent hosts, we definitely recommend staying with them." - Asdis, Airbnb review
Mediterranean style flat sleeps 2+2
£55 | Accommodates 2 | Hunters Bar
This is a really beautiful Mediterranean-style basement in a quiet leafy suburb of Sheffield, two miles from the city centre and three miles from the beautiful Peak District National Park. It is beneath the host's house but with offers separate access and you are welcome to share the use of their garden, which is perfect for children with an extensive play area with sandpit, swings, slide, basketball hoop, trampoline & playhouse. There is also a separate home cinema room with a large screen projector which you can arrange to use!
"This was my second stay at Rosie's. Her flat is spacious and has everything needed while up in Sheffield at the Doc Fest for both myself and my colleague. This year I brought my bike with me, which meant town was just 10 minutes away, but the walk is also a very pleasant one." - Rebecca, Airbnb review
Quirky house 10 mins from station
£30 | Accommodates 2
Joanna and Pete invite you to stay in their stone-built Victorian house which is accordingly decorated and just a few doors down from the beautiful Norfolk Park. The couple are more than happy to give you advice on places to go around the city and the countryside - one of the pros about staying with hosts.
"Jo and her house were all you could ask for in a city stay. I had a lovely time and wonderful sleep. The house is a perfect location for all Sheffield has to offer. Stunning creative and comfortable house. Welcoming, warm, spacious and homely. Jo is kind and lovely. Great coms. Cute cat. Would love to go back for longer next time I'm visiting the city." - Sarah, Airbnb review
£39/£70/£99 a night | Accommodates up to 6 | Nether Edge
Stuck between the thriving city centre and the renowned Peak District, with just 10 minutes either side, this stunning stone-built house sits and waits for your visit! You have the option of using one, two or three of the large and brightly lit bedrooms, depending on the size of your party.
This property is new to Airbnb, why not stay here and give it its first review!