These Airbnbs Are SO Cool

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Whether it's exploring a new 'hood for the afternoon or sneaking away for a couple of nights, nothing will renew your zest for your city quite like a staycation. But when choosing a home away from home, you don't want to hole up in any apartment — you want an Instagram-worthy experience.

That's why we rounded up 9 Airbnbs that will make you feel like you've stepped into a shelter mag come to life. From a mid-century-modern escape where every piece of furniture is iconic to a garden cottage in the Haight that would make Justina Blakeney proud, these homes should be booked ASAP. Get ready to geek out. No traveling required.
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Mid-Century-Modern Masterpiece
Location:
Laurel Village
Rate: $1,100 a night

The word "masterpiece" is in the title of this place for a reason. Any design lover is going to freak out upon entering this spacious Laurel Village pad. The iconic furniture, a neutral color palette, and an inviting patio and backyard would make us feel very cozy.
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The minimalist dining room of our dreams, complete with a gorgeous view of the modern courtyard.
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We're definitely lusting over the custom, built-in cabinetry and the Eames chair.
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Potrero Hill Garden Cabana
Location:
Potrero Hill
Rate: $190 a night

This global-inspired cabana in the heart of San Francisco is giving us major vacation vibes. The tropical hues, stringed lights, and vivid textiles make this one-bedroom bungalow a unique escape. The room opens up to a patio and comes equipped with a small kitchen and bathroom.
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Interesting textiles and relics bedeck the space.
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A sun-drenched and well-designed patio made for al fresco meals.
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Two Bedrooms, Close To Everything
Location:
Alamo Square
Rate: $285 a night

The light and interesting decor elements in this two-bedroom, two-bath space are breathtaking. The apartment is not only airy and pared-down, but also in close proximity to some of the city's coolest offerings and steps away from the Painted Ladies.
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The long table is an ideal place to work or dine.
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Another view of the light-soaked apartment. This angle really showcases the cool decor in the space.
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Delightful, Artful Loft
Location:
SoMa
Rate: $125 a night

If over-the-top, quirky decor is your thing, this Selby-esque SoMa loft is ideal for you. With an impressive array of eclectic art and zany furniture, it's kind of like you're hunkering down in a tiny, modern museum fit for two.
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Wacky, and we love it. That table is everything.
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A colorful aerial view.
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Garden Retreat
Location:
Haight
Rate: $180 a night

You might want to check out this listing if classic, country-style design is your preference. In addition to its laid-back interior, it has prime garden views and access to Haight Street. Plus, it comes with its own entrance, patio, and breakfast bar.
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Plush sofas and rustic tables fill the cottage.
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Anyone down for a fireside hang?
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Modern Two-Bedroom Condo With Balcony
Location:
Bernal Heights
Rate: $325 a night

A cabin-like retreat in Bernal Heights, this two-bedroom condo is every lodge-lover's dream. You won't know whether you are in a rustic cabin for the weekend or in the heart of S.F.
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A very Ace Hotel-like bedroom. We love the mural and neutral tones.
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A patio really sweetens the deal.
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Victorian Penthouse Master Suite
Location:
Nopa
Rate: $209 a night

Talk about wow factor. This 2,500-square-foot Victorian penthouse dates all the way back to the 1900s and is full of ornate details like French doors, a hand-painted ceiling, fireplace, and more. It can fit up to four guests and is in the heart of Nopa.
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A picnic indoors.
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Just look at that ceiling.
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Spacious Designer Flat
Location:
Mission
Rate: $359 per night

You can't beat this spacious, top-floor Mission flat. This design-savvy listing is so stunning, the Travel Channel dubbed it one of the best in the city. It comes equipped with two bedrooms and a gorgeous living room space, and is a close walk to Dolores Park. For an authentic Mission stay, look no further.
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An inky-colored wall and interesting art make this room so dreamy.
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This listing has unique, Craftsman-style features like this cool built-in cabinet.
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Hip S.F. Loft
Location:
SoMa
Rate: $775 a night

This hip SoMa loft is located in a converted envelope factory and can accommodate up to 15 people. Its modern touches and open floor plan make it a great urban option for a staycation or group retreat.
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A view of the industrial pad.
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You'll know where to find us.
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