Beach rentals in Australia

Beach rentals in Australia

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Vacation house for 2 people in Australia
Vacation house for 2 people
1 bedroom150 yd to the beach
9.3
(6 reviews)
from $198 / nightFREE cancellation
Lodge for 2 people, with pool in Australia
Lodge for 2 people, with pool
1 bedroom0.6 mi to the beach
8.0
(4 reviews)
from $212 / night
Beach rental for 2 people, with balcony in Australia
Beach rental for 2 people, with balcony
1 bedroom150 yd to the beach
9.4
(26 reviews)
from $90 / nightFREE cancellation
Vacation house for 4 people, with yard and balcony in Australia
Vacation house for 4 people, with yard and balcony
2 bedrooms20 yd to the beach
9.5
(27 reviews)
from $201 / nightFREE cancellation
Vacation house for 2 people, with yard and balcony, with pets in Australia
Vacation house for 2 people, with yard and balcony, with pets
1 bedroom150 yd to the beach
9.5
(41 reviews)
from $149 / nightFREE cancellation
Beach rental for 4 people, with yard in Australia
Beach rental for 4 people, with yard
2 bedrooms
9.8
(8 reviews)
from $135 / nightFREE cancellation
Vacation house for 6 people, with yard in Australia
Vacation house for 6 people, with yard
2 bedrooms150 yd to the beach
8.9
(25 reviews)
from $141 / night
Beach rental for 2 people, with yard and balcony in Australia
Beach rental for 2 people, with yard and balcony
1 bedroom250 yd to the beach
9.6
(28 reviews)
from $152 / nightFREE cancellation
Vacation house for 4 people, with balcony in Australia
Vacation house for 4 people, with balcony
2 bedrooms30 yd to the beach
9.8
(111 reviews)
from $234 / night
Beach rental for 2 people, with terrace and yard in Australia
Beach rental for 2 people, with terrace and yard
1 bedroom500 yd to the beach
9.9
(69 reviews)
from $115 / nightFREE cancellation
Vacation house for 6 people in Australia
Vacation house for 6 people
3 bedrooms350 yd to the beach
9.1
(9 reviews)
from $560 / night
Vacation house for 5 people, with balcony and yard in Australia
Vacation house for 5 people, with balcony and yard
2 bedrooms900 yd to the beach
9.3
(25 reviews)
from $104 / nightFREE cancellation
Chalet for 5 people, with balcony in Australia
Chalet for 5 people, with balcony
2 bedrooms350 yd to the beach
8.0
(7 reviews)
from $154 / night
Vacation house for 6 people, with hot tub and balcony in Australia
Vacation house for 6 people, with hot tub and balcony
3 bedrooms2 mi to the beach
8.9
(13 reviews)
from $226 / nightFREE cancellation
Vacation house for 4 people, with balcony and hot tub as well as yard in Australia
Vacation house for 4 people, with balcony and hot tub as well as yard
2 bedrooms1.5 mi to the beach
9.6
(58 reviews)
from $120 / nightFREE cancellation
Vacation house for 4 people, with yard, with pets in Australia
Vacation house for 4 people, with yard, with pets
2 bedrooms50 yd to the beach
9.9
(67 reviews)
from $378 / nightFREE cancellation
Beach rental for 2 people, with balcony in Australia
Beach rental for 2 people, with balcony
1 bedroom150 yd to the beach
9.8
(87 reviews)
from $149 / nightFREE cancellation
Vacation house for 4 people, with hot tub and yard as well as terrace, with pets in Australia
Vacation house for 4 people, with hot tub and yard as well as terrace, with pets
2 bedrooms200 yd to the beach
9.7
(39 reviews)
from $187 / nightFREE cancellation
Vacation house for 6 people, with terrace, with pets in Australia
Vacation house for 6 people, with terrace, with pets
2 bedrooms150 yd to the beach
9.7
(39 reviews)
from $214 / nightFREE cancellation
Vacation house for 4 people, with yard and balcony as well as hot tub in Australia
Vacation house for 4 people, with yard and balcony as well as hot tub
2 bedrooms8.9 mi to the beach
9.4
(25 reviews)
from $70 / nightFREE cancellation
Beach rental for 2 people in Australia
Beach rental for 2 people
1 bedroom1 mi to the beach
9.6
(11 reviews)
from $111 / nightFREE cancellation
Vacation house for 6 people, with yard in Australia
Vacation house for 6 people, with yard
2 bedrooms900 yd to the beach
9.2
(40 reviews)
from $100 / nightFREE cancellation
Vacation house for 5 people, with yard in Australia
Vacation house for 5 people, with yard
2 bedrooms300 yd to the beach
9.4
(27 reviews)
from $162 / night
Beach rental for 2 people, with terrace and yard in Australia
Beach rental for 2 people, with terrace and yard
1 bedroom500 yd to the beach
9.7
(15 reviews)
from $175 / nightFREE cancellation

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Highlights in Australia

  • Family-friendly activities
  • Beaches
  • Coastline
  • Urban coast
  • Kangaroos
  • Water sports

Best Beach Rentals in Australia

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Vacation House for 6 Guests in Sydney, New South Wales
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Sydney, New South Wales
Vacation House • 6 Guests • 3 Bedrooms
9.4
(72 reviews)
“For your added security, this property is only managed in Australia and we never request payments be made to overseas bank accounts” Located less than an hour from Sydney, the dramatically positioned "House on the Rock" takes full advantage of the gorgeous Port Hacking with 270 degree uninterrupted water views from Maianbar through to Cronulla and the Pacific Ocean. Nestled amongst native trees it is an ideal place to relax, unwind and reconnect with nature . Drive thru the spectacular Royal National Park to arrive at the sea side town of Bundeena . The beach house is located at the end of...
from $520 / night
Vacation House for 4 Guests in New South Wales
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New South Wales
Vacation House • 4 Guests • 2 Bedrooms
From the moment you set foot in Little Beachies, you'll feel the saltwater breeze and the soothing ambiance of this delightful holiday home. The property is designed to give you the ultimate beach escape where adventure, relaxation and stunning natural beauty come together in the secluded village of Angourie.Little Beachies is the entire upstairs floor of Beachies beach house. It's situated in one of the most sought-after locations, where access to some of the best surf breaks, swimming spots, and whale watching opportunities are just a stone's throw away. Be adventurous and explore the nea...
from $134 / night
Vacation House for 5 Guests in Kangaroo Island, South Australia
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Kangaroo Island, South Australia
Vacation House • 5 Guests • 2 Bedrooms
9.8
(67 reviews)
Wake up to the sound of the waves in your own private eco retreat with direct access to Pennington Bay, one of the most spectacular beaches on Kangaroo Island. Whether you are a surfer, fisher, or just enjoy walking on pristine white sand, Pennington Bay is one of the hidden gems of Kangaroo Island.Conveniently located a 20 minutes drive from both the ferry terminal and airport, the beach house is situated in over 50 acres of privately owned, pristine, heritage coastline land and provides you with absolute seclusion. You will think you are the only people on the island, yet a short walk thr...
from $201 / night

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Beach rentals in Australia

The land of 10,000 beaches

Australia is one of the world’s top beach vacation destinations with 23,000 miles of breathtaking coastline and over 10,000 beaches! Every type of holidaymaker can find something to love here with a slew of idyllic beaches, rugged coastal landscapes, bustling urban shorelines, seaside towns, and tropical islands. Surf and discover the theme parks on the Gold Coast of Queensland. Swim and sunbathe at world-class beaches in Sydney. Explore the picturesque beauty of Byron Bay and spend a day at the famous Bondi Beach. A beach vacation in Australia can be enjoyed by just about anyone, including families, couples, groups of friends, and outdoors enthusiasts.

An idyllic beach rental in Australia

Check Australia off your bucket list with the ultimate beach vacation spent in a dreamy beach rental on the coastline. Australia boasts a wide variety of beach rentals in varying sizes, styles, and designs with a little something for every type of traveler. Stay in a beach rental in an urban area, just steps away from shops, restaurants, and beaches. Opt for a beach rental with a hot tub and a sauna to treat yourself to some much deserved R&R during your vacation. Family-sized beach rentals are available with several bedrooms and bathrooms to comfortably accommodate a large group. Couples can opt for a romantic and intimate beach rental with a private balcony and tranquil ocean views. Beach rentals in Australia are upscale with modern decor and plush furnishings. You’ll have all the modern amenities that you could ever need to feel comfortable throughout your stay, such as Wi-Fi, washing machines, and fully functioning kitchens. With such incredible beach rental options to choose from, you’ll be sure to find the perfect one for your vacation in Australia!

Travelers and activities

Australia for families

Australia offers an abundance of activities for families of all ages to enjoy during a beach vacation. Hang out with koalas at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, which is located just outside of Brisbane in Queensland. The sanctuary is the oldest and largest koala sanctuary in the world and offers plenty of fun for the whole family. See and touch the cuddly native Australian critters, and watch live feedings. The friendly, professional staff are happy to offer loads of fascinating information about the koalas, as well as other animals in the sanctuary like dingos, wombats, crocodiles, bats, and more! Also, families shouldn’t miss out on the opportunity to visit the iconic Sydney Opera House in Sydney. The architectural masterpiece is situated along the water in the central business district.

Australia for couples

Australia is the perfect honeymoon, engagement, or quality-time vacation destination for couples of all ages. Visit the famed Heart Reef with your partner, which is an iconic heart-shaped coral reef reachable via a helicopter tour or seaplane. A plethora of tour operators offer excursions to see this romantic attraction located near the Great Barrier Reef. If you and your partner enjoy road trips, drive along the stunning Great Ocean Road. The 150-mile stretch of road boasts beautiful coastal views, sandy beaches, rugged landscapes, and incredible vista points. It’s the ultimate romantic road trip for couples to enjoy during a vacation in Australia together!

Australia is often referred to as “Oz”, “the Land Down Under,” and “The Outback”.

Top 7 travel tips in Australia

1. Swim and sunbathe on the famed Bondi Beach

Bondi Beach is world-famous for its crescent-shaped stretch of powdery white sand and swimmable waters. Its urban location in Sydney makes it a popular beach choice for vacationers year round. Lay a beach towel down on the clean sands and spend the day sunbathing in between swims. Go for a swim along the shoreline to enjoy the lovely views and to soak in the picture-perfect environment. You can find many hip cafés and restaurants just a short walk away.

2. Discover the beaches and attractions on the Queensland coastline

The coast of Queensland is home to some of the continent’s most spectacular beaches, as well as the Gold and Sunshine Coasts. The environment is tropical here, and the coastline brims with golden sands and swaying palm trees. Be sure to visit the pristine white shores of Whitehaven Beach, which is located on the unspoiled island of Whitsunday. Noosa Main Beach is another breathtaking beach in Queensland not to be missed. Considered to be one of the most beautiful beaches in all of Australia, Noosa Main Beach boasts swimmable waters, soft sands, and picturesque coastal scenery.

3. Explore the wild beaches of Tasmania

Tasmania is an island state 149 miles south of the Australian mainland. The island boasts endless swathes of unspoiled beaches, picturesque bays, turquoise waters, and incredible nature and wildlife. Hike and discover pristine natural landscapes at Coles Bay. Explore the stunning scenery and nature at the Bay of Fires, which is a hidden gem that you’ll likely have all to yourself. Swim in the crystal aqua blue waters at Wineglass Bay on the East Coast, which can only be accessed via a leisurely one-hour hike.

4. Discover paradise in Perth

Perth is a sunny and underrated destination on the western side of the continent. It is known for its 19 spectacular beaches, incredible wildlife, and trendy food scene. During a visit here, be sure to visit the cotton-candy colored waters and soft white sands at Cottesloe Beach, which is popular for swimming, sunbathing, and strolling. Stop by the famed Fremantle Markets, which sell a range of unique artisan products and locally made foods. Rottnest Island is a gem not to be missed during a visit to Perth. You can take the ferry here and spend a day relaxing and exploring around. Hire bikes or set off on foot to discover the many trails and coastal landscapes. The beaches here are incredible and are popular for snorkeling and swimming!

5. Scuba dive in the Great Barrier Reef

Australia is home to one of the most famous and spectacular scuba diving spots in the world: The Great Barrier Reef. Swim alongside vibrantly colored fish and marine life as you discover one of the most epic underwater structures on Earth. Numerous tour operators offer scuba diving tours in different parts of the Great Barrier Reef. Even beginner divers can enjoy exploring the Great Barrier Reef with numerous introductory diving courses available.

6. Hang out with kangaroos on Australia’s whitest sand beach

Nearly 500 miles southeast of Perth in Cape Le Grand National Park is the spectacular and stunning Lucky Bay. Most known for its clear blue waters, resident kangaroos, and soft white sands, Lucky Bay is a true paradise in every sense of the word. The bay is known for having the whitest sands of all the beaches in Australia, and a visit here guarantees numerous encounters with kangaroos. The kangaroos here aren’t shy and can easily be spotted sunbathing or relaxing near the shores!

7. Try water sports

With its never-ending coastline and abundance of beaches, it comes as no surprise that Australia is a popular destination for water sports. Surfers flock to the beaches and point-breaks around the country, board in hand, to ride waves. Visitors from around the world come to Australia for its top-rated diving and snorkeling, and to discover the vibrant underwater world just off the shores. Kite-surfing, kayaking, and stand-up paddleboarding are among some of the other most popular water sports in the country. In nearly all beach towns and coastal areas, you can find an abundance of tour operators offering guided excursions or water sports equipment for hire.

FAQs: Beach Rentals in Australia

Which types of facilities can you typically find at the beach houses in Australia?

Out of the services you can find on Holidu, it appears that the beach houses in Australia offer everything that vacationers need! Here, the beach houses generally offer a variety of facilities, the most popular being: air-conditioning (76%), barbecue (74%), and internet (66%)...Pretty cool!

How are beach houses usually rated in Australia?

The beach houses here are often well rated. 56% of the beach houses in Australia have excellent reviews and an average rating of 4.5 stars!

Are the beach houses in Australia suitable for families with children?

According to the Holidu database, 52% of beach houses in Australia are suitable for vacations with children, it will therefore be easy to find the perfect beach house for you and your family.

Are the beach houses in Australia suitable for travelers who wish to take their pets on vacation?

For sure! In Australia, 32% of the beach houses welcome them with open arms, 61% also have a garden!

Do the beach houses in Australia tend to come with Wi-Fi?

Of course! According to last year, 66% of beach houses in Australia have Wi-Fi. You will be able to stay connected during your stay!

How much does it cost for beach houses in Australia?

Many beach houses in Australia are generally quite expensive. Based off last year, 11% are at more than $500 per night.

Do the beach houses in Australia often come equipped with a fireplace or a pool?

Definitely! Based on last year, the beach houses in Australia have everything you need for every season. Here, 22% are equipped with a fireplace and 17% a pool.

Are the beach houses in Australia suitable for trips with friends or better for an escape as a small group?

In Australia, according to Holidu, 57% of beach houses welcome up to eight people, 43% of these beach houses contain at least four bedrooms. But 98% of beach houses also have facilities for groups of up to four guests, 96% of the beach houses have at least two separate bedrooms. Australia is therefore the ideal destination for big and small families alike!

Do the beach houses in Australia have a beautiful view?

55% of beach houses have a balcony or terrace, and 40% have a view, but since this does not represent the majority so availability can be limited. If this is important to you, you should start your research early, and use the filters that suit you the best to be sure to find what you are looking for. However, 61% of beach houses in Australia have gardens, where you can bask in the sun. If you like to have lunch or dinner outside, and especially if you like barbecues, 74% of the beach houses have them.

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