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Revealed: Australia’s best 10 holiday homes of 2022


Revealed: Australia’s best 10 holiday homes of 2022
Ranging from rustic cottages to seaside retreats, this list of Australian holiday homes bring together luxury and affordability, all priced between $50-$150 per person.

When it comes to finding the best holiday homes in Australia, there are many factors that go into making a great stay. From epic views, luxe lodgings and affordability, Stayz has compiled guest reviews to release its list of their best Australian holiday homes of 2022

Not do these accommodation make for memorable stays, but boast luxury at an affordable price – ranging between $50 – $150 per person a night.

Discover the top 10 list of the best holiday homes in Australia by Stayz below:

Named the Gold winner, Attunga KV home in New South Wales’ Kangaroo Valley sits on 150 acres of lush rainforest. Accommodating up to 18 people, with 7 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms, this luxurious holiday home stands out with its outdoor fire pit, resort-style pool and Entertainers Barn, equipped with spit roast, barbecue and wood-fire pizza oven.

For a true nature-filled escape, book a stay at the Buderim Rainforest Retreat on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast. This beautiful holiday home in Australia sleeps up to 6 and features a pool and cabana, with extra amenities like a cubby house and media room that’s perfect for families with kids.

If you’re dreaming of a cottage-core escape, then the Bootmakers Cottage in Birregurra, Victoria ticks all the boxes. This historical abode has been beautifully restored and offers character charm with relaxing amenities. While away the day on the outdoor hammock amongst lavender and birch trees or the inviting fire pit, flanked by festoon lights.

Situated in the heart of Kyneton’s foodie and cultural hub, Flynn’s Hill in Victoria is a fantastic contemporary home that blends modern luxury with country charm (the Scottish Highland cows on the property delight guests). This holiday home in Australia has four bedrooms and 6 bathrooms, sleeping up to 10 people.

Hamptons Hill is another wonderful stay in Buderim, just a short drive from some of the Sunshine Coast’s best beaches. The 5 bedroom, 3 bathroom holiday home is an entertainer’s dream with a beautiful outdoor pool area and fire pit, along with kids playground. Be sure to unwind in the master bedroom’s soaking bathtub.

Inspired by the chic lofts of New York’s Tribeca, The New Yorker in Mount Gambier, South Australia is a creative haven. Highlights in this 3 bedroom home include a glass roof shower, large outdoor deck and stunning mezzanine library.

Primely located on the edge of a lake in Margaret River, Maison du Lac is a light-filled home with breathtaking views over the water and to the forest. The house has 3 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms and sleeps up to 8, with open-plan living design and brand-new furnishings.

Spread across three dwellings, The Greenhouse Retreat in Pearl Beach, New South Wales is a true luxury retreat. Sleeping up to 8, it boasts a heated pool, cosy fire, SUP boards and is pet-friendly.

Just a 90-minute drive out of Sydney takes you to this seaside escape. The Shed in Gerroa is an architecturally-designed 3-bedroom home set on 100 acres of farmland. Guests rave about the plunge pool, double-sided fireplace and massive galley kitchen.

As the name suggests, Tranquility By The Lake is a true lakeside escape, situated in Port Douglas, Queensland. Relax in the large pool or open plan living areas, and enjoy dinner in the outdoor entertainment area with stunning views out over the lake. This holiday home features 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms, sleeping up to 8.

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