10 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Wollongong, Australia - Updated 2022

airbnb in wollongong

If you are searching for a weekend getaway or somewhere relaxing, far from the bustle of the big cities, then Wollongong, only 49.7 miles (80 kilometers) away from Sydney, is an excellent choice. This charming place, set on the South coast of Australia, is blessed with gorgeous, soft-sand beaches, perfect for avid surfers and other water-based fun. And to make everything even more tantalizing, this seaside location features vibrant restaurant and bar scenes. And when it comes to vibrant places to stay, this town has so much to offer. Whether you are looking for a romantic studio, a cottage for a small family, or a big house for a large gathering, this destination got you covered. Check out these best Airbnbs in Wollongong, NSW, Australia.

1. Ideal vacation home for a large group (from USD 132)

Are you looking for a comfortable place for your group vacation or family reunion in Wollongong? If yes, look no further than this second-floor, six-bedroom abode, perched close to the center of the town. This spacious house is oriented for socializing with its open-plan floor, highlighting a living area, a well-equipped kitchen, and a dining spot for a more intimate stay. Basic homely amenities, including laundry amenities, WiFi, a TV, and parking, are provided to make you feel at home.

Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
185 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 13 Beds 10 Guests 6 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we really appreciated the finer touches such as providing basic breakfast tea and coffee etc
the house is comfortable and has everything necessary
we enjoyed the heaters that were in each room
the common area was great and the beds were very comfortable
we appreciated the well equipped kitchen and found amusement in the trinkets around the house
clean and tidy rooms
very spacious and clean accommodation
ideal location and clean and tidy
the house was clean very well stocked and had tons of bedrooms and bathrooms
nice and clean the accommodation is basic in good condition and represents great value and amenity for families
pam was a great host
pam was a great host
pam is a wonderful host
pam is a most excellent host
pam is a lovely host and very accommodating
perfect location for the event we were attending near by
great location - walk to most things
great location with the beach about 10 minutes walk away and lots of restaurants and shopping close by
great place to stay close to the action
great location with an easy walk into town
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2. Romantic studio with dramatic views (from USD 140)

Remember your romantic getaway, long after you have left this town when you stay within the four walls of this relaxing studio, featuring picturesque views of the beach. Enjoy some chocolates and a bottle of wine upon your arrival, as you admire all that this air-conditioned apartment has to offer. You will find free tea and coffee in the well-equipped kitchenette, a private bathroom with toiletries, WiFi, and lots of natural light from the floor-to-ceiling window. And when it’s evening, there is no better place to spend it than on the patio, barbecuing.

North Wollongong Penthouse Studio Apartment
Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
150 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
big let down was the comfort of the fold down couch bed
great studio apartment with a huge outside deck and beautiful district and ocean views
great view of mountains and coast from penthouse apt
the apartment is just as stunning as it looks in the photos
excellent facilities and amazing view
very clean and beautifully designed
beautiful clean and well decorated apartment
the space was so clean and open
the apartment is modern and clean
very clean and good amenities
helen and nicole are great hosts
lovely hosts and gorgeous studio
helen and nicole are excellent hosts
helen and nicole were very accommodating and kind
helen and nicole are perfect hosts and make available an exceptional place to stay
great location for a weekend away from the hustle and bustle of sydney
perfect location and easy check in process
great location beach/restaurants & bars all within an easy walk
it’s a close walk to the beach nice cafes and restaurants and a short drive from the university
perfect location for beautiful beaches & fabulous holiday
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3. Well-equipped, Bali-inspired abode (from USD 101)

If you are in for a unique, comfy place to spend your next relaxing getaway, consider this Bali-inspired, two-bedroom apartment, close to your favorite places of interest. From the heartwarming views of the ocean, the flower-decorated patio to the smart TV with Netflix access in the lounge area, and unlimited free WiFi, everything here is dedicated to your pleasure. And with the laundry amenities, fully appointed kitchen, street parking, and more, what else would be your desire to make the best of your getaway?

Oasis in Wollongong - 2 bedrooms - ocean views
Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
175 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
cozy balcony with beautiful plants
immaculately clean and great value
very clean very stylish place close to the ocean
a great place to stay - clean cheap and close to everything
overall great location lovely clean flat and easy check in and out process
spacious lovely views and very clean with everything you could want
netaly was quick to respond to our questions and provided lots of helpful hints
the host was quick in responding and made our stay very stress free and enjoyable
only a fairly easy walk to wollongong central
great location nice place to stay
this unit is in a really great location
great place for a short stay close to beach and cbd
ideally located close to the beach shops and public transport
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4. Tranquil, coastal-themed bungalow (from USD 191)

Experience the lovely vibes of this town within this coastal-themed bungalow with breathtaking vistas of the ocean. It is situated in a tranquil area, away from the hustle and bustle of the city, and features a tropical garden and a balcony to maximize your recreation. When it comes to your dining needs, you have access to a full kitchen, and you are only a few minutes’ drive away from the bars and restaurants. There is a smart TV in the lounge area, free parking, WiFi, and everything else you need to have a beautiful stay.

Wollongong Coastal Bungalow 2022 UCI Cycling Comp.
Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
256 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire bungalow 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great views and a very comfortable stay
the views in particular from the kitchen and dining area are lovely
amazing view of the city stylish decor very comfortable place to stay
lovely peaceful house with plenty of room and a fabulous view
lovely house great views comfortable beds pleasing to the eye
very clean and stylish property
very very clean and well presented
nice clean and tidy home
bedding and linen was so clean and fresh
there rooms were modern and clean along with the bathrooms
rae was a great host and communicator
host is friendly and was quick to respond to any questions we had
hosts quick and friendly comunication tops off the experience
rae is a great host who communicates quickly
very nice big house host is also very nice
great location so close to town
beautiful place and close to everything in wollongong
the bungalow is a well appointed very comfortable location to visit
great place great location only minutes anyway from the beach and city centre
great place & location was traveling for work but the place offers all i needed for the short stay
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5. Well-appointed cabin for two (from USD 63)

Are you in search of a perfect spot for a nature retreat as you enjoy the best of this town? If yes, you will find this private cabin, set in the backyard of a home, fascinating. You will love the energy of the air-conditioned interior, featuring a beach decor, an iPad with Netflix, and a private bathroom with a walk-in shower, and more, dedicated for your comfort what’s more the outdoors. Enjoy the sweet songs of the birds as you unwind on the deck or the backyard with barbecue. There are basic workout amenities on the observation deck, and you can get some vegetables from the garden area. Extras include complimentary toiletries and WiFi.

Figtree Bungalow
Figtree, New South Wales, Australia
286 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire bungalow 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
this is a compact single room bungalow with shower etc well presented and comfortable with air con
very private well furnished room in a beautiful garden setting
the bed was quite comfortable and we’re fussy in that regard
absolutely loved the little thoughtful touches in the stylish cabin that made our stay that much more comfortable
the room is clean and comfortable
your clean and cosy place was lovely
clean cute and quirky loved the little extra touches e
sparkling clean and well maintained with an amazing shower included
the place was accurately described and very clean
they are lovely hosts :)
they were so inclusive friendly and eager to help with travel tips and requests
mark and kelly were great hosts
kelly and mark were lovely people and amazing hosts
and kelly and mark were great hosts
great place with great location
great spot close to the city and beach
the location was brilliant as we could walk to the supermarket and restaurants
location is great not too far from the main city would definitely recommend
it’s in prime location and a really pretty area of wollongong
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6. Family-friendly and comfortable unit

Conveniently walk down to North Wollongong Beach and other nearby attractions from the comfort of this recently renovated well-equipped home. Whether you are traveling solo or with family, you will feel right at home in this air-conditioned apartment, highlighting a full kitchen, a lounge area with TV, kid’s books and toys, laundry amenities, and more. You will have access to the standard pergola with barbecue grill. However, the unit is entirely private, and you will have a remote-controlled garage, all to yourself.

Wollongong Central Apartment
Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
185 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a comfortable stylish apartment with all the amenities you require
the apartment was great - well-stocked amenities
this was the most perfect space for air bnb the apartment was very affordable and convenient
the rooms are sparkling clean with a fully equipped kitchen and a cozy living room/sofa corner
the bedrooms are a delight: top quality bed-linen - what a luxury - and ceiling fans
quiet clean and well equipped
it was very clean and comfortable
it was clean and exceeded mine and my best friends expectations
very clean good water pressure
spotlessly clean can recommend for up to 4 adults
lovely place and great host
the host was helpful and friendly
great host to communicate with
great host and speedy responses
mark was very a great host and very responsive
great location walking distance to shops and beach
ideal location close to town and beaches
great place in a convenient location
close to fantastic restaurants shopping and cafe's
great location and very quiet area
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7. Centrally located, cozy abode for a family

Are you in need of a peaceful vacation, but the center of the city? Then You will enjoy your stay in the tastefully decorated, two-bedroom apartment, set a few minutes’ walks from everywhere, including restaurants, bars, and the beach. To make it more tantalizing, the kitchen comes with essential cooking ingredients; there is a balcony with heartwarming vistas of the surroundings and a TV in the spacious living area. Extras include free parking, shared laundry amenities, and WiFi.

Unique location by the beach! 100m to city centre.
Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
337 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great apartment lovely views easy communication & check in
the apartment was scrupulously clean and had all the amenities one would need
a great 2 bedroom with full kitchen near south beach restaurants and entertainment
great value spacious and spotless clean and great communication with scott
the rooms were clean and comfortable
apartment was clean and tidy big bedrooms
affordable clean well set out
had a great stay very clean place
scott is a great host
thank you scott for being a great host
scott is a great host - friendly helpful quick to reply and always providing valuable tips and information
scott was helpful and always replied promptly to any questions we had
scott is a great host would love to return again for longer this time
perfect spot close to everything
great location that is easily accessible
great location easy check in
great location and comfortable accomodation
a very well located place in wollongong
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8. A stylish apartment close to fun places

If you are visiting this beautiful coastal town alone or with your small family, then consider this exuberant one-bedroom apartment, set a few walks away from the beaches and other places of interest. It features unique aesthetic features, and it’s equipped to make you feel at home. Unwind in the cozy lounge area and enjoy your favorite shows and movies with the smart TV with Netflix access, cook your dishes in the well-appointed kitchen, or even hang out in the nearby cafes and shops. Other amenities to enjoy, including parking space, a laundry amenity, and free WiFi.

Funky Apartment in Wollongong City.
Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
221 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
bed was comfy and nice touches of biscuits tea and coffee and artwork were lovely
both tvs are smart tvs too
you can have all necessary facilities like living in your own home
lovely house fully equipped we had a comfortable stay
very clean tidy
great clean and convenient apartment
simon’s funky apartment was clean and comfortable
everything was clean and lots of food in the fridge for a quick meal
could have benefited by a serious clean and clear out of all the left over food
great host with great local knowledge
great instructions and local tips from the host
simon was a lovely host and has created a very warm and friendly space
great place with everything you could need and more great host as well :)
very helpful host and great location
fantastic location walking distance to almost everything
neat as a pin close to everything
perfect location and easy check in
great location walking distance from everything we needed and wanted
great location and good value for money
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9. Immaculate apartment with two bedrooms

Stay close to all the fun activities around North Beach Harbourside in this two-bedroom apartment. It is set close to top tourist attractions, and you will also have access to free bus service to places around the area. Within this immaculate and spacious abode, there is all you need for an enjoyable and comfortable vacation. Kick back in the cozy lounge area and surf the internet with the WiFi, watch your favorite movies and sport with the FOXTEL smart TV or enjoy some chatty moments in the balcony. You can use the fully equipped kitchen or dine out in the restaurants and bars around. Extras include free parking and laundry amenities.

North Beach Harbourside Apartment
Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
162 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a nice 2 bedroomed apartment with all amenities provided
nice furniture and comfortable beds great spot
loved the additions in the kitchen such as the coffee machine and welcome drinks
the space is stylish and spacious with beautiful furnishings and extremely comfortable beds
the beds were super comfortable and there was a cold bottle of champagne in the fridge waiting
spacious clean and comfortable
very clean perfect location great communication
clean and tidy and the beds were so comfy
clean and tidy so easy to rest and relax
really nice apartment clean tidy and even had foxtel
marion was a wonderful host
marion was a great host and we thoroughly enjoyed staying in her apartment
super comfortable and great hosts
highly recommend marion’s property - such a great find and welcoming hosts
marion was a great host who even let us check in early to make it to a wedding
amazing stay so close to beach
great apartment close to everything you need
good location to beach and easy walk to restaurants
it's close to the free bus and the beach
fantastic location with onsite parking
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10. Beautiful home close to the beach

Also set close to the North Beach with stunning views of the surroundings from the balcony, enjoy a breezy, and an elevating holiday in this beautiful home. Relieve all the travel stress with the free strawberries and champagne upon your arrival as you get ready to explore the many fun places nearby, including shopping spots, the beach, and the stadium. This well-secured residence is equipped with a smart TV with FOXTEL access in the living area, a fully appointed kitchen, two bedrooms with a central bathroom, laundry amenities, WiFi, and more to give you a fulfilling stay.

North Beach Apartment
Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
195 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there's a gorgeous ocean view from the balcony and a light-filled living room
free protected parking nice views from the balcony and thoughtful touches in the apartment
clean apartment useful amenities and also great location
very nice well appointed and positioned apartment
the apartment was clean with all the expected amenities and local info to get around
clean & tidy
everything was really clean and fresh
marion’s apartment was clean and spacious
the apartment was clean and well appointed
nice cosy place clean and tidy
the host were very helpful
she was a great host very eager to help us with arranging parking
marion was a wonderful host
marion and frank are lovely hosts
marion is a wonderful host who responds promptly to any questions
great location and quiet
great place great location :)
an ideal central location close to beach and cbd
great location and best value for money
very central close to everything you need and easy walking distance to the shoreline
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Make your getaway fulfilling

Your beach getaway can’t get any better than in this charming seaside abode. And with its extensive accommodation options, you can rest assured of sleeping in comfort after a fun day. Make your stay fulfilling by booking any of these top Airbnbs in Wollongong, NSW, Australia.

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