Discover a selection of 239 vacation rentals in Fairbanks, AK that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including WiFi and fireplaces. Prices start at $90 per night, and houses and cabins are popular options for a stay in Fairbanks. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Take in the natural beauty of Fairbanks

The area's museums and art galleries are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Fairbanks. Renowned for its northern lights, hot springs and local tours, this city welcomes all visitors. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in Fairbanks

Are you searching for attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Fairbanks a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Fairbanks Golf Course (4.1 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Gold Daughters (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Moose Mountain (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • Ski Land (17.1 mi / 27.5 km)
  • North Star Golf Club (5 mi / 8.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Fairbanks

Travelers enjoy Fairbanks for its northern lights and hot springs. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Fairbanks is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Chena River (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Pioneer Park (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Creamer's Field (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Birch Hill Recreation Area (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Wedgewood Wildlife Sanctuary (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Georgeson Botanical Garden (4.4 mi / 7 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Fairbanks

Fly into Fairbanks Intl. Airport (FAI), the closest airport, located 4.6 mi (7.3 km) from the city center.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Fairbanks?

Whatever vacation experience you're seeking, you'll find a rental property in or around Fairbanks that suits your style. Here are some of our faves:

  • Take advantage of handy extras like a nearby hospital and a microwave oven at "Private Wooded Setting, View Aurora Video". Situated around 6 miles from Fairbanks, this quality property has 2 bedrooms and is a hit with guests.
  • "Expansive Natural Log Home With Wood Stove And Radiant Floor Heat" is another winner, offering 3 bedrooms, a DVD player, a hair dryer and more. It's around 10 miles from Fairbanks.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Fairbanks vacation rental for you.

Can I find log cabins to rent in or near Fairbanks?

There's something undeniably cozy about snuggling up in a log cabin with a cup of tea and a book. Leave the busyness of everyday life behind and spend a couple of nights or longer at one of these log cabins in Fairbanks:

  • Throw your bags down at "Cozy Two Bedroom Log Cabin On The Chena River Near Town" in College and during your waking hours enjoy cycling and sledding and your evenings unwinding in your cozy cabin.
  • Are you after a College log cabin with access to great outdoor activities like kayaking and cross-country skiing? You'll be very happy with "The Chinook Log Cabin".

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Fairbanks?

We all deserve to take a break every now and again. If you're craving a couple of leisurely mornings lingering in your PJs with a cup of coffee and a good book, you'll find some terrific weekend getaways in and around Fairbanks. Check out two of our favorites:

  • "The Aurora Yurt ~ A Deluxe Mountain Getaway Above Fairbanks With Great Views" is ideal for a few days of relaxation and fun. It comes with a range of amenities, such as a kitchen and internet services, and is located around 10 miles to the northwest of Fairbanks.
  • "Cozy Two Bedroom Log Cabin On The Chena River Near Town" is another popular option to consider. It's located about 3 miles to the west of Fairbanks and comes with a barbecue grill, golf and more.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Fairbanks?

Yes, you can! If you'd like a small but stylish stay, you can't go wrong with a studio apartment. These compact properties exude charm and are often situated in the center of town. Take a look at the following options in or near Fairbanks:

  • One of our top picks is "The Adamina - Denali Suite". Lock in a few nights at this popular abode and you'll have access to nearby hunting activities and free WiFi.
  • Another great rental is "The Adamina - Valdez Suite". Don't let it's compact size fool you — this comfortable apartment is loaded with convenient amenities like a nearby bay, nearby museums and lots more.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Fairbanks?

Whether you're searching for a cozy apartment for you and a friend or a condo with space for the whole family, there's no shortage of short-term rentals in and around Fairbanks. These retreats make the perfect base for a quick trip:

  • For a wonderful night or two away, it's hard to beat "Comfortable House With Kitchen On The Chena River. Family Friendly". It's close to the center of Fairbanks, along with loads of things to see and do.
  • Another fantastic option is "Walk To Downtown, Near The River". Round up your squad and enjoy a relaxing stay close to the heart of Fairbanks.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Fairbanks?

Nothing says "I love you" quite like planning a romantic weekend together. If you want to spend a couple of relaxing evenings away with your significant other, we've got some romantic getaways in and around Fairbanks that will whisk you off your feet:

  • Located around 6 miles from Fairbanks, "Private Wooded Setting, View Aurora Video" is the perfect place for lovestruck couples. A dining table and outdoor furniture are some of the amenities here.
  • Another option where you can enjoy a few idyllic days together is "Expansive Natural Log Home With Wood Stove And Radiant Floor Heat". Located 10 miles from Fairbanks, a sauna and beauty services add to the atmosphere here.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Fairbanks?

Of all the conveniences a vacation rental can offer, a pool delivers the most fun. Browse these houses for rent with a pool in or near Fairbanks and spend your days splashing about. Just don't forget your inflatable unicorn:

  • Treat your crew to a memorable break at "Comfortable House With Kitchen On The Chena River. Family Friendly". There's plenty to love about this escape besides its pool, such as a microwave oven and a living room.
  • Otherwise, enjoy a more leisurely pace of life at "Aurora View House In Town 4 3". As well as its inviting pool, make use of a microwave oven and a kitchen.

Wondering what the weather's like in Fairbanks? It has a subarctic climate, with average temperatures in summer ranging from 50 ºF to 65 ºF. If you're after more inspiration on where to stay in this popular destination, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to browse through our entire selection of Fairbanks vacation rentals.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Fairbanks?

You adore your family, but that doesn't mean you should all have to squeeze together like sardines on your getaway. Take no chances and go for a large family vacation rental in or around Fairbanks where you can spread out and relax:

  • Make lifelong memories at "Expansive Natural Log Home With Wood Stove And Radiant Floor Heat". With 3 bedrooms sleeping up to 8 guests, this spacious family retreat is located 10 miles west of Fairbanks. There are loads of amenities to make use of here, such as a DVD player and a dishwasher.
  • "Cozy Two Bedroom Log Cabin On The Chena River Near Town" is another family favorite with 3 bedrooms accommodating up to 8 guests. Offering a range of conveniences like a microwave oven and a toaster, you'll find this vacation rental 3 miles west of Fairbanks.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near Fairbanks?

Escape the busyness of life and treat your loved ones to a different sort of vacation. Stay in one of these family cabin rentals in or near Fairbanks and get the camping experience — minus the tents and with all the creature comforts!

  • "Expansive Natural Log Home With Wood Stove And Radiant Floor Heat" - Enjoy precious time with your crew at this escape, which is around 10 miles west of central Fairbanks. A microwave oven and books are among its family-friendly amenities.
  • "Cozy Two Bedroom Log Cabin On The Chena River Near Town" - Rally the troops and spend a few days at this inviting stay, which is around 3 miles to the west of Fairbanks. You'll have access to cable/satellite TV services, a fridge and a good deal more.

For more options, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the Fairbanks vacation rental that's perfect for your needs.

Are there one-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Fairbanks?

Idyllic romantic getaways, work trips or solo adventures — a single-bedroom rental property is a perfect solution for a multitude of occasions. One of these options in or near Fairbanks is sure to fit the bill:

  • Consider "The Adamina - Denali Suite", a fabulous centrally located one-bedroom vacation property. A kitchen and a garden are just a few of the inclusions here.
  • "The Adamina - Valdez Suite" is another comfy one-bedroom escape also close to the center. When you're not out exploring the area's top attractions, take advantage of a kitchen, a garden and more.