I was not expecting to log onto Airbnb for Yakima and see the Historic former 1st Baptist Church on the list! I mean if we're talking about unique spots to stay why stop there? There is also a spot where you can give them the one-two punch, in the bedroom-themed ring that is!

Next time you've got friends coming to town, show 'em these!

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BRAND NEW Apt 204 NEW Downtown Center In Historic Church

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Roger via Airbnb

Brand new apartments located in the Historic former 1st Baptist Church, built-in 1908. Apartment 204, this unit is located on the North end of the building 3 windows. This is a very large 557sf studio with a king bed, Twin sofa bed, full-sized kitchen, bathroom with a bath/shower combo, 50” Smart TV, Exposed brink wall and hardwood flooring.

Roger mentions there's nothing like it in Yakima and he would be right! Hallelujah! This studio accommodates three guests and has two beds with a full kitchen for $122 per night.

Here's what some guests had to say

  • Christopher says, "One of the most unique Airbnb stays ever. Historic church expertly refurbished with high-quality materials and workmanship. Definitely stay again."
  • Leigh says, "Great location for accessing fun activities in town and easy to navigate in and out of town to explore the region. Easy parking Friday evening through Sunday midday. Pleasant, ample space with good kitchen and bath. Very secure. Great situation for walking our dog just a block away. We enjoyed several restaurants and heard some live music. Everyone was very friendly and gracious."

Private Workout Gym and Studio Apartment Historic

Roger via Airbnb
Roger via Airbnb

Roger's back and he wants to pump you up! Not really, he's just hoping you'll enjoy this themed Airbnb option.

In the Historic District of Downtown Yakima, spend your nights in your own Al Capone era boxing club. Created to be a private gym it is done in mahogany and tile.
This experience lets you live for a while in the 1920’s and 30’s when boxing was a national pastime. Neighborhoods and towns competed against each other sending their toughest guys to fight.

Currently, $127 a night here is what a few occupants had to say

  • Christopher said, "A fun Airbnb if you feel like mixing things up! Several cool restaurants nearby! Thank you!!"
  • Amber said, "Fun experience! The locker room vibe was unique and provided a great talking point during our stay to visit friends. Easy walk to coffee and restaurants nearby and weekend farmers market was only 2-3 blocks away. Hosts were very communicative!"

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