Holiday rentals and lettings in Australia

Holiday rentals and lettings in Australia

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Holiday Letting for 2 People in New South Wales
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New South Wales
Holiday Letting • 18 m² • 1 Bedroom
(6 reviews)
We have three Bell Tents nestled at the edge of a peninsula which overlooks the Great Dividing Range. Yirri is our 5 metre tent. Wake to the extraordinary spectacle of clouds in the valleys of the seemingly endless blue eucalypt hills. The tents are spacious and are beautifully finished in the raw earthy aesthetic of the surrounding landscape. The Tents offer peace and isolation. Generously separated from one another these sites offer a real sense of seclusion. There is a comfortable enclosed camp kitchen which we have developed for tourists to share whilst retreating from bad weather. Ther...
from £89 / night
Holiday Letting for 2 People in Queensland
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Holiday Letting • 30 m² • 1 Bedroom
(37 reviews)
Bienvenue is a charming french Bed&Breakfast located in a quiet cul de sac in front of the forest and 1 mn from the beautiful Gold Coast beaches.The large private room, is the only one downstairs with an independent entry, overlooking on a nice terrace and the salt swimming pool, where you can relax and enjoy your privacy .Take the quiet forest track that adjoins the house for a jog, ride or walk to the beautiful beaches of Tugun or Currumbin.If you are up early enough you will be joined our local wallabies, kookaburras, cockatoos, and galahs. We are a short distance driving from the fo...
from £68 / night
Holiday Rental for 2 People in Mallacoota, Victoria
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Mallacoota, Victoria
Holiday Rental • 2 Guests • 1 Bedroom
(33 reviews)
Enjoy a romantic getaway in this beautifully appointed, private and peaceful mud brick cottage for two. Set in a rainforest garden with its own entrance, off-street car and boat parking spaces, this self-contained cottage offers a secluded retreat while being close to all town amenities.You’re close enough to the Mallacoota Inlet to hear the sound of waves lulling you to sleep at night. It’s just a short walk, on well maintained bush tracks, to shops, golf club and Bastion Point Beach. The boat ramp is only a few minutes’ drive away.Features include Queen sized bed made up with quality line...
from £96 / night

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Prices and availability

Current Holiday letting prices Australia

£249for 29 Jun - 6 Jul
£253 annual average
Average price per week

Current holiday letting availability Australia

44%for 29 Jun - 6 Jul
59% annual average
Percentage of available lettings

Highlights in Australia

  • Unique landscapes
  • Natural wonders
  • Extraordinary experiences
  • Stunning beaches
  • Blue trees

Holiday rentals and lettings in Australia

Urban stays and countryside holiday lettings

The vast territory of Australia might be a bit overwhelming when deciding where to stay but here are some tips to help you decide. There is nothing to worry about! For a holiday with great food, choose a holiday rental in Adelaide, a city with a varied cultural scene and lovely beaches and an increasing reputation in its cuisine. While Brisbane skyline depicts the silhouette of shiny skyscrapers but it is placed in an ideal location close to nature so it will be ideal for rural escapes. Canberra is ideal for families travelling with children. Sydney and Melbourne are urban destinations with arty vibes, museums, festivals and great eateries. Perth enjoys a great climate and leafy green areas. Book a holiday rental in Australia and experience the Aussie way of living during your stay!

An Aussie experience

Enjoy an urban experience in an Australian city staying in a nice and modern holiday rental with all the amenities and the comfort of a home away from home. Small, medium and big properties for couples, solo travellers, families and groups of friends. For larger accommodation, in the outskirts of the cities or in the countryside you can enjoy big traditional accommodation with wooden floors, spacious rooms and nice lounging areas with open floor kitchens, garden and a swimming pool. Enjoy a traditional Aussie BBQ in the back garden, take a walk to the beach or just chill out in the jacuzzi.

Holidays in Australia

The area and getting around

What colourful destination will you choose?

Australia is a country of contrasts and colourful landscapes. From the turquoise waters of the Great Barrier Reef to the cotton candy-hued lakes and beaches of Balos Bay or Lake Hillier, the bright red centre and the multicoloured marine life of the rich seabed along the entire coastline outlined with cliffs. Let Jervis Bay captivate you with its bioluminescent phenomenon. You will not believe it until you see it. Plan your trip from coast to coast, to the outback, to natural parks and jaw-dropping islands.

Australia, diverse and unforgettable destinations

Explore the west side of the country and discover its wildlife or visit the north and enjoy the culture of Darwin and the crocodile jumping. Further down, go to where the outback meets the tropics in Katherine River and Nitmiluk National Park. Escape the crowds and immerse into Kangaroo Island lifestyle in southern Australia or spend a day or two in Whitsunday Island or in Hamilton Island. Fly from city to city, drive your own car or enjoy a campervan trip around the most iconic cities and towns of the country. Take a tour to those beaches only accessible by boat or enjoy whale watching and fishing tours. Experience Oz!

Travellers and activities

Australia for adventure lovers

Year after year, thousands of travellers decide to go to Australia looking for thrilling vibes and adventure! They are in the right place so far. Australia offers endless adventures and yet a pleasant, friendly and relaxed lifestyle. The adventure country par excellence around the world, where you can go from a camel excursion through the Simpson Desert to a 4x4 route through the rugged Flinders mountain range or continue the route to the Great Ocean Walk in Victoria. But it also has numerous options for winter sports lovers, sun seekers and those who are looking to combine adventure and relaxation on its wonderful islands. Diving, canoeing, surfing gigantic waves, and jaw-dropping beaches. This is what Australia can offer you.

Australia for outdoor lovers

Being in Australia means being out and about all day, like Aussies do. Enjoy its climate, practice some sport in the park during the morning, take a nice stroll along the beach in the afternoon, go hiking or ride your bike. Walk up the trails at Kakadu Park, swim in Edith Falls, explore the Blue Mountains and climb all the steps of the Giant Stairway. There is so much to do in this big playground called Australia. Have you thought about what is going to be your first experience yet?

Did you know that swimming at public beaches in Australia during the day was not legal for 64 years?

Top 5 travel tips in Australia

1. Underwater art, a unique experience

The Great Barrier reef is home to the most amazing Museum of Underwater Art (MOUA) that wants to inspire and highlight the need for conservation of the wonderful UNESCO-listed reef. The sculptures are within the Marine Park of the Barrier Reef that includes the Ocean Siren and the Coral Greenhouse. The statue of the siren changes according to the sea temperatures and the sculptures of the little guardians of the Greenhouse give you a unique view. Snorkelling or diving, you will enjoy this extraordinary art beneath the waves. One-of-a-kind experience!

2. Uluru, admire the red centre

Right in the heart of Australia, Ayers Rock is home to the huge sacred sandstone monolith, known as the resting place of ancient spirits. Watch the sun go down as it creates incredible shades of red or take a helicopter scenic flight and get mesmerised by the stunning beauty of the Indigenous Protected area and the Kata-Tjuta National Park. As a sacred Aboriginal place, you are not allowed to climb the rock since 2017 but you can walk the 6 miles loop around it.

3.Spot the most fascinating animals

Do you want a picture of Australia’s cutest animals? On Rottnest Island you can see and take a picture of a quokka, the most photogenic marsupials you will ever see. In Queensland and South Australia you are allowed to cuddle the little furry koalas and Kangaroo Island is home to a varied wildlife including our bouncy friends, wild koalas, wallabies and many bird species. Tickle the evasive Platypuses at Healesville Sanctuary in the Yarra Valley. Whether you choose a wildlife sanctuary or a natural setting, Australia is the best scenery for a unique wildlife experience.

4. Enjoy a performance at the Sydney Opera House

The Sydney Opera House is an icon of the city and Australia itself. The famous silhouette defines the skyline of Sydney, with the views of Circular Quay and the Sydney Harbour Bridge as an impressive backdrop. Take a tour of the building and admire the interiors, the structure and grab a drink to enjoy at the terrace. Check the event and concerts during your stay. Be ready for an incredible time at the Opera House.

5. The Blue Mountains National Park, where trees are not green but blue

New South Wales has dramatic scenery, impressive cliffs, beautiful waterfalls, lots of eucalyptus forests and many green areas and gardens. The west side is where the Blue Mountains will leave you speechless. Take in the views from the different lookout points and admire the blue colour of the mountains populated by eucalyptus trees. The Blue Mountains National Park has a lot of bushwalking trails for hiking lovers, the Giant Stairway with 998 stairs and the three rocks known as the Three Sisters that you will see perfectly from Echo Point, as you enter the park. Not far from there, you will see the segmented Katoomba Falls, following the Round Walk Trail.

Information about holiday lettings in Australia

🏡 Holiday lettings available: 40231 properties.
💳 Discount available: up to -32%.
🌙 Minimum price per night: from £36.
⭐ Most popular amenities: air conditioning, Wi-Fi and balcony.
🐾 Pet-friendly: 9331 properties.
🏊 With pool: 7955 properties.

FAQs: Holiday Rentals & Lettings in Australia

Which amenities are available at the holiday lettings in Australia?

When looking at the services available on Holidu, it seems that the holiday lettings in Australia have everything that tourists dream of! Here, holiday lettings generally have a variety of amenities, the most popular being: air conditioning (80%), Wi-Fi (79%), and balcony (71%)... Not bad, right?

How are the holiday lettings rated in Australia?

The holiday lettings in Australia often get a lot of positive reviews. 51% of the holiday lettings in Australia have an average score of 4.5 stars!

Are the holiday lettings in Australia suitable for holiday-makers and their pets?

The number of properties in Australia that allow pets and those that do not, are fairly balanced. Based on this, it's better if you don't delay in making your reservation to make sure that your furry friend can join you on holiday.

Do the holiday lettings in Australia generally come with an internet connection?

Of course! According to last year's data, 79% of holiday lettings in Australia include Wi-Fi. This means that you will be able to stay connected throughout your stay!

What are the prices like for holiday lettings in Australia?

The majority of holiday lettings in Australia (68%) cost less than £100 a night. This is the perfect destination for finding an affordable holiday letting!

Do the holiday lettings in Australia often come equipped with a swimming pool?

For sure! According to the information collected last year, many of the holiday lettings in Australia are equipped with a swimming pool. It is therefore an ideal destination for a long summer weekend! In addition,61% even have a barbecue!

Are the holiday lettings in Australia suitable for holidays in large groups or rather for a holiday as a small group?

According to the information collected last year, 89% of holiday lettings are perfect for families with up to four people. Approximately 85% of the holiday lettings here have at least two separate bedrooms. This is the perfect destination for going in small groups, with family or friends!

Are the holiday lettings in Australia the best option for a luxurious stay?

By looking at the holiday rental portal Holidu, we can assure you that the holiday lettings in Australia are often the ideal option for those who want to enjoy a luxurious weekend. In this location, 23% of the accommodations have a swimming pool, 51% have a garden and even 4% have a sauna. Also, if what you are looking for is lots of space, 89% of the holiday lettings can accommodate groups of more than four adults, and 51% have green spaces nearby.

Are you able to enjoy a beautiful view and spend time outside at the holiday lettings in Australia?

71% of holiday lettings have a balcony or terrace, and 17% have a view. However, it is not very common, so availability can be limited. If this is a priority for you, you should start your research early. Also, don't forget to use the filters to be sure to find the holiday letting of your dreams. However, 51% of holiday lettings in Australia have gardens, where you can enjoy the outdoors. If you like to have lunch or dinner outside, and especially if you like barbecues, 61% of the holiday lettings have them.

If you want to organise a trip to Australia, what time of year is the best time to do it?

The characteristics of the properties in Australia show that it is a holiday destination that can adapt to all tastes and times of the year. This is because there are varied options, from a swimming pool to air conditioning. You can be sure that Australia is an ideal place to enjoy both summer and winter.

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