While owning lakeside property sounds super dreamy, it’s not realistic budget-wise for many people. Thanks to Airbnb, you can have the best of both worlds. Book for a day, weekend, or longer and you can *temporarily* live in your dream home. Ready to live your best life? Step Out Buffalo put together a list of places with gorgeous views in the Hamburg area.
Live on the Lake
Accommodates 7 Guests / 3 bedrooms, 4 beds, 2 baths / $125+/night
If barbecues, bonfires, and beaches top your list of favorites things, this place is for you. When you stay here, Lake Erie is basically your backyard. You can see the water from every room in this house. You’ll find picnic tables, a grill, and a fire pit aka everything you need to soak up the sun and enjoy beautiful sunsets. Plus, the beach is just a 5-minute walk away. Essentially, you’ll never want to leave this dream home.
Country Living 20 Minutes from City
Accommodates 5 Guests / 2 bedrooms, 2 beds, 1 bath / $99+/night
Nature lovers, this is everything you want and more. Escape the city life, and take in the view. Experience country living right here in Hamburg. From the wild garden to the breathtaking pond this place is picture-perfect in every possible way. There’s a hammock, outdoor grill, and picnic tables, too. Up for a challenge? Riding the Boston Hills is an accomplishment. No joke. But really, be sure to bring your bike and helmet if you choose this type of adventure. All in all, if you love relaxing and exploring great outdoors this spot just might be your dream come true.
Lakefront Bed and Breakfast
Accommodates 2 Guests / 1 bedroom, 1 bed, 1 bath / $150+/night
Upon arriving to this property, you’ll be greeted by blooming flowers everywhere. From the garden, there’s a pathway leading right to the shore. When the sun’s out, the beach will be calling your name, and it’s right there #winning. The view from the bedroom is absolutely stunning. As the day ends, you can watch the sunset over Lake Erie and the Buffalo skyline. Guests can enjoy meals in the elegant dining room or on the private lakeside deck.
Lakecrest Estate B & B Erie Lakeview Room
Accommodates 2 Guests / 1 bedroom, 1 bed, 1 bath / $125+/night
This Georgian Colonial Mansion overlooks Lake Erie and encourages guests to escape from reality. This particular room features all the luxury one could want. Details like the 24K gold plated fixtures, Italian marble, and private ensuite, make this the ultimate retreat with a view. Beyond the private room, you’ll find a formal dining and living room, sunroom, family room, outdoor patios, and a grand gazebo! Guests can explore more than 8 acres just steps away from Lake Erie and Hamburg Beach.
This post was originally published in 2018 and has been updated.