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The 10 Most Wish-Listed Airbnbs in Australia to Add to Your Itinerary
Let the booking begin.
Australia's beautiful landscape means it has plenty to offer as far as stunning holiday locations go. And one of the best ways to experience the country's beauty is to book unique accommodation through Airbnb.
Offering spectacular vistas and stylish interiors, it's hardly surprising that these 10 Australian Airbnbs are the most wish-listed of the bunch. From a unique yurt to a Bruny Island hideaway, these home away from homes might just be the change of scenery you need.
And if a holiday isn't on the cards anytime soon, you can still score some design inspiration to employ back home.
1. Creekside Tiny House in a sub-tropical rainforest, Foxground, NSW
This cosy cabin is perfect for those looking for a secluded spot to rest and reconnect with nature. Nestled in a rainforest and situated next to a creek, the home is a two-hour drive from Sydney and a 10-minute drive to Berry. It's well-appointed with a kitchen, indoor fireplace, bathroom amenities, hot outdoor shower, outdoor BBQ, and a firepit area.
2. Gawthorne's Hut, Mudgee, NSW
This architectural country home offers a unique and peaceful stay for solo travellers and couples. Expansive windows and doors offer vignettes of the picturesque Mudgee valley and the private patio and bath make for ideal spots to unwind. There's also an indoor fireplace to keep guests toasty during the cooler months with a tipple from one of the many award-winning wineries located nearby.
3. Hideout Cabin - Luxury Tiny Home, Moss Vale, NSW
This highly crafted tiny home is suspended over a dam on a 140-acre working farm that's home to over 80 horses. The accommodation features chic Scandi-inspired interiors that open out to an expansive deck overlooking the lake. There's also an outdoor firepit for roasting marshmallows in the evenings.
4. Bruny Island Hideaway, Alonnah, TAS
Bruny Island is renowned for its wonderfully fresh produce, the abundance of wildlife, and spectacular scenery. This timber-clad home is located on the island, surrounded by 99 acres of conservation forest. Spend evenings stargazing on the deck and days soaking up the tranquil surroundings in the outdoor spa. It's the perfect hideaway to relax and come home to after a day of exploring the island.
5. Alkira Eco-Glamping Retreat, Emerald, VIC
Adored for its unique and homely design, this adults-only strawbale Yurt is thoughtfully styled and equipped with everything you need for a peaceful getaway. Explore the beauty of the Dandenong Ranges or simply light up the fire and relax amongst the verdant surroundings. There are also farm animals on site that guests are welcome to meet and feed.
6. Spiral House - Luxury Couples Retreat, Robertson, NSW
The Spiral House at Cloudfarm is a unique small home perched on the highest point of the Illawarra escarpment. At this location, the property offers idyllic views of the escarpment and ocean and is surrounded by nature. There's an open-air bath to enjoy this relaxing outlook from and an indoor fireplace for the ultimate cosy vibe.
7. Rosewood Farm Stay, Binda, NSW
The ultimate glamping spot, Rosewood Farm Stay overlooks the rolling green hills of the Southern Tablelands region. This spectacular view is to be admired from the four-post-queen bed or the deck's built-in seating area. There's also an additional built-in nook with a queen bed for an extra two guests to stay in the luxe tent, a kitchen, and a BBQ for cooking up some of the region's fantastic produce.
8. The Pod, Lewisham, TAS
From the Huon pine outdoor tub to the ceramic bathroom basin, everything in this modern pod echoes the island’s finest materials and craftspeople. With its sleek timber abode, suspended fireplace, and expansive windows to admire the coastal views, it's hardly surprising that this abode was featured on Grand Designs Australia.
9. Mountain Tiny House, Warburton, VIC
A dreamy weekend away calls at this mountain hideaway that's just one hour from Melbourne. This little cabin is in a secluded part of Warburton, between Redwood Forest and La La Falls so you have ultimate privacy. An ideal escape if you really need to get away.
10. Orchard Escape in The Blue Mountains, Blackheath, NSW
If the breathtaking mountain views weren't reason enough to book this Airbnb, the luxurious interiors will seal the deal. Set on an apple orchard, this expansive property boasts a spacious open-plan kitchen and living area equipped with a fireplace, and a chic marble bathroom with garden views. After a day of exploring the region, take a relaxing dip in the outdoor bath, admire sunsets and the Kanimbla valley scenery on the deck, and enjoy an evening of stargazing by the firepit.