11 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Innisfail, Australia - Updated 2023


Located in the Cassowary Coast region of Queensland, this rural township of Innisfail has much more to offer rather than just sugarcane fields. Venturing into the ancient castle in the rainforest, exploring the wet tropics of the rainforest, and soaking in the sun on the beach are some of the things you can do here. This gorgeous town is a hidden gem filled with adventure, art, and amazing food. To make your vacation experience memorable, choose a rental that comes with the best of amenities like updated furnishing, a kitchen, a spa, tubs, a balcony, and sprawling backyards to ensure a relaxing holiday. For a comprehensive guide, check out our list of the best Airbnb vacation rentals in Innisfail, Australia.

1. Spacious apartment surrounded by verandas

Located in a tranquil, tropical environment, this spacious apartment is within a walking distance from the majestic river and the downtown. The house features three bedrooms with four beds, two bathrooms, and can sleep up to six guests. Surrounded by beautiful verandas, the patio offers scenic views of the surrounding. Alongside this, there is a fully equipped kitchen, free Wi-Fi, washing machine, TV, air conditioning and free parking on the premises.

The Railway House
East Innisfail, Queensland, Australia
104 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 4 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

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Amenities & Room:
it remains well maintained spacious with screens fan breeze ways and air con in two bedrooms
the beds were super comfy with beautiful linen supplied
the queen bed in the main room with ensuite as comfortable with colourful good quality linen
great place to stay lots of room clean good air con would definitely stay again
we felt very welcomed with fresh flowers and fresh loaf of bread together with other breakfast ingredients
this was a spacious and very clean private house
an extremely comfortable spotlessly clean and well furnished home with quality linen
the house was beautiful and perfectly clean
beautiful old qlder thats super comfortable and clean
great house very spacious and clean
the hosts were only too happy to assist and kept in touch to make sure everything was perfect
the communication with the host was easy
quiet location with comfortable beds
great house within walking distance from the town centre
relaxing surrounds within walking distance to town
you can walk to the town centre easily
innesfail is a beautiful town and railway house is very conveniently close to town
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2. Riverside bed and breakfast

Located in a peaceful neighborhood along South Johnstone River, this classic riverside apartment can sleep up to six guests. The house boasts three large bedrooms and one bathroom. Also, the accommodation has a downstairs area that comprises a large lounge room with a fully equipped kitchen and rooms with central air conditioning. This vacation rental is a perfect place for couples, solo travelers, and families looking for a comfortable stay amidst nature.

Riverside Bed & Breakfast Innisfail
South Innisfail, Queensland, Australia
74 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

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Amenities & Room:
beds were very comfortable
kitchen was well equipped and kerry provided lovely breakfast provisions for our stay
the common areas are comfortable modern and well appointed
there was bacon eggs and a few other yummy things left for breakfast
there were many thoughtful touches including beautiful breakfast items available
sparkling clean comfy beds beautiful gardens
the property was very clean and spacious
very clean everything you could possibly need
the property was sparkling clean and had everything you would need
the accommodation is clean and comfortable and well located
hosts went above and beyond to make us feel welcome
the host kerry and peter are very kind and welcoming
one of the best hosts you will meet
kerry and peter were great hosts and made us feel very welcome
kerry is a very gracious host
kerry’s property is in a beautiful location of innisfail & it’s very close to the town centre
great location to stay an explore paronella park and waterfalls in the area
for those who enjoy walking there is a great walking track along the river close by
kerry's place was perfect for a group of ladies on a sporting weekend away
beautiful queenslander very nice house with stunning gardens in a quiet location next to the river
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3. Mid-century modern church stay with a river view

This mid-century masterpiece overlooking the Johnstone River is the perfect place to enjoy the scenic beauty of this tropical town. The rooms are neatly done with minimalist interiors, and the beautiful triangles create a dramatic effect on the overall place.

If you are overwhelmed by the charm of this place, you can take a stroll down the town and check out the amazing food options at Queensland or try exploring classic cocktails at the bars around.

River View Mid Century Modern Church
Innisfail, Queensland, Australia
118 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire place 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
the property was clean well equipped and such a cool and quirky place to stay
our checkin with sally was seamless and the accommodation exceptionally clean
sally was a great host who was very approachable if we had any questions
sally is a great host
sally was a kind and attentive host who took the time to show us through on arrival
a really great host and a really great experience
sally is a nice friendly host
well located within an easy walk to restaurants and the river
it's very close to a beautiful river which we walked to in the morning
location is fantastic and the bed is super comfy
sally's place is a unique and amazing experience
we loved the location and sally was so lovely and easy to communicate with
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4. Renovated old church with loft

Nestled on a hill, this beautifully renovated old church is in one of the best locations, with easy access to all the popular attractions in the area. This rustic apartment boasts two large bedrooms and can sleep up to six guests. Additionally, it also features a loft room, perfect for older children.

Guests can also make use of all the other amenities available at the church such as the kitchen and fridge, enjoy a family meal on the dining table, and barbecue outside.

The Winston
East Innisfail, Queensland, Australia
212 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Religious building 4 Beds 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

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Amenities & Room:
the bathrooms were incredible and the beds were super comfy
had everything needed with the two lower rooms having own ensuite which is great
overall it was a comfortable stay and we would recommend it to others
the bedroom and bathrooms are super luxurious and the living "area" (ie
clean and very spacious place
beds were comfortable bathrooms were spotlessly clean and beautifully designed
very spacious and always very clean
had everything we needed very clean and well decorated
the hosts were amazing - had great recommendations and were really friendly
the host bexley was friendly and quick to respond
hosts were super kind and friendly
bexley herself was extremely welcoming and accommodating
bexley was very responsive
well located and fun
unique place to stay and has cute garden
the location is great being close to the town centre and very easy to get underway from
great value for money in a super location
perfect weekend getaway close to paronella park to make both day visit and night show
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5. Two-story apartment near Bruce Highway

Surrounded by nature, this spacious two-story apartment is located at a distance of 500 m (1,640 ft) off the Bruce Highway. The beautiful house boasts one large bedroom with a queen-size bed and one bedroom with a bathroom, kitchenette, lounge, and dining space. The apartment offers stunning views of the rainforest creek.

You can hear the sounds of birds and witness the fluttering butterflies all around the garden. For your entertainment, there’s a television and free Wi-Fi. Also, a washing machine, a clothes dryer, and an iron are also provided.

Peggy's Corner B & B Innisfail
Daradgee, Queensland, Australia
31 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 3 Beds 3 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

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lovely clean apartment with everything you need to make your stay comfortable
clean spacious comfortable & all we had hoped
the airbnb is clean and you definitely have a lot of room own kitchen bathroom and living room
spacious clean comfortable quiet peaceful self-contained 2-bedroom accommodation 8km north of innisfail set in natural surroundings
the cleanliness the location the people were amazing
host was very welcoming and informative
very kind and considerate hosts thank you
they were fair dinkum friendly people that went out of their way to make us feel welcome
friendly hosts who provide comprehensive supplies for a pleasant stay
the hosts are very charming worth a visit
great location close to town
this is a great quiet place away from the city noise
the location was perfect for us to explore the rainforests waterfalls coastal walks and local wildlife
enjoyed our time at peggy’s corner it was well appointed and conveniently located for our needs
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6. The Old Pottery

Located in a tranquil setting, this modern beachfront apartment offers panoramic views of the sea. The house is meticulously designed with historical photos and beautifully crafted potteries. This cozy apartment offers all the comfort that you can expect in your ideal holiday house. The house can accommodate six guests and boasts three bedrooms and one bathroom.

The house also features a patio, well-equipped kitchen TV, air conditioning, washing machine, and free parking space on the premises. The ground floor apartment has been made available for the guests whereas the upstairs area is reserved for the owners of the house. The house is just a short walk to the beach and is an ideal getaway to spend your weekend in.

The Old Pottery at Etty Bay
Etty Bay, Queensland, Australia
18 reviews  Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 5 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

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Amenities & Room:
having no wifi added to our holiday joy recommended delights of the area were well thought out
comfortable modern clean functional
friendly and responsive hosts
the hosts are wonderfully generous and very kind
susan was very helpful and caring with a few excellent hints
beautiful location and very private
excellent location everything you need is catered for with this house
fantastic location house and atmosphere we will be back thank you
this place is a hidden paradise
etty bay is a very special place a beautiful gem on the far north queensland coast
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7. Rustic house near the central business district

Located in a tranquil rural setting, this rustic Queensland house will make you feel at home. This spacious property can sleep up to five guests in two bedrooms. There is a bathroom and a fully equipped kitchen with all the basic amenities. Alongside these, the house also boasts free Wi-Fi, a TV, a washing machine, a refrigerator, and a hairdryer.

The property is only a short walk to the central business district and the river. Make the most of your trip by staying in this charming property surrounded by lush greenery.

Hollis House - Innisfail
87 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 3 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

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Amenities & Room:
comfortable relaxing quiet & homely
very handy and has everything you need for a comfortable stay
comfortable and clean
house has definite character but needs a good clean and everything fixed
smelt mouldy and didn’t feel clean at all
its spotlessly clean the air cons work well in the humidity and it has undercover parking
mel was very responsive to our requests
fantastic host excellent and prompt responses and did everything to get us set up and comfortable
melanie was a great host and attended to everything when we let her know it needed attention
the host is very friendly and gave us prompt replies to our queries
comfortable house and well situated close to town
the location is super quiet and safe
beautiful old queenslander close to town
a great old house with plenty of character in a superb central location
mel's place is in an awesome location and was perfect for what i needed
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8. Secluded rainforest retreat

This secluded rainforest retreat is an absolute paradise for nature lovers. The house is surrounded by a virgin rainforest that allows you to immerse yourself in nature and enjoy a relaxing time with your special someone in complete privacy.

This beautifully constructed, three-level timber home was made to take advantage of the spectacular forest views. At the first level, the house boasts a large garage for two cars. Here, there are also two large bedrooms with queen-size beds and an en-suite bathroom.

The next level comprises a spacious living area, with the main bedroom and a bathroom, not to mention a fully equipped kitchen stocked with all the amenities. Guests can choose to enjoy their meal at the indoor dining area or dine on the balcony, enjoying the beautiful views of nature and the sound of the rainforest.

Secluded Rainforest tropical Retreat
Jubilee Heights, Queensland, Australia
55 reviews Superhost
Entire residential home 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
being able to swim in your own private creek and watch cassowaries from your deck is pretty amazing
the house has a fully stocked kitchen great lounge room and beautiful bedrooms
we cooked a great meal which we ate on the veranda just off the kitchen
mosquitoes were not a problem as the fans kept them away
fully equipped kitchen so much room great entertaining areas and your own fresh water creek
dave & wendy were quick with replying and also very helpful
beds are very comfy and the hosts make sure everything is perfect for your stay
i would highly recommend this place for anyone visiting the wet tropics and wendy as a terrific host
lovely generous hosts kitchen well designed and stocked with everything you need to cook
a truly one of a kind experience
an amazingly beautiful location and a wonderful house
fantastic secluded location in the rainforest
fantastic location for our first few nights
a lovely house in a wonderful serene location
stunning house in a stunning location
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9. Flying Fish Point Holiday Beach House

Located in a rural town, this spacious beach house offers breathtaking views of the ocean. The house can sleep up to 10 guests. To ensure you a comfortable stay, the house boasts four large bedrooms with seven beds and is well equipped with all the modern amenities. If you are keen on fishing, there is an artificial reef in the backyard.

The house is very close to Great Barrier Reef and is also close to cafés, bars, and other popular local attractions in the area. In addition, the house has ample car and boat parking spaces.

Flying Fish Point Holiday Beach House on the Ocean
54 reviews
Entire residential home 7 Beds 10 Guests 4 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

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Amenities & Room:
lovely entertaining area on deck overlooking pool
plenty of room and great amenities
the outside deck and pool was amazing for our large family including adults kids and babies
great locationgreat viewsplenty of room and privacy
house was comfortable and met our basic needs well
the pool was excellent sparkling clean and so good for the kids
neat clean tidy holiday home great outdoor area and pool in nice qiuet area for an enjoyable stay
all and all nice stay very clean
the house itself is very clean and offers good budget style accomodation
spacious rooms & living areas with a good outdoor area lovely spa bath and nice pool
david is easy to deal with and helpful and friendly great value for money
david was kind enough to drop off towels and toilet paper
easy communication with owner
really great location and spacious house
great location will definately stay again
great place in a perfect location
good location right on the seafront
great place and beautiful location
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10. Holiday cottage close to nature

Located in a tranquil setting, this compact and cozy cottage is just an hour’s drive to the south of Cairns, Queensland, Australia. This vacation rental is ideal for couples who want to stay close to nature and enjoy the scenic wonders of the place.

This cozy and comfortable cottage boasts three queen-size bedrooms, a lounge area, a hammock, and a TV. The cottage also has a kitchen, equipped with all the modern amenities such as a large fridge, microwave, and gas stove. The doors and windows of the cottage are fully screened to ensure the free flow of air into the rooms.

Froggy Hollow Holiday Cottage
3 reviews
Entire cottage 4 Beds 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
everything we needed was supplied and the house was lovely and clean in a quiet neighbourhood
the place was clean and stephen was always prompt with his replies
the location was perfect for us
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11. Tropical stay with a sleeping area for pets

This compact studio apartment is a perfect place to enjoy the serene beauty of nature. The apartment boasts two beds, one bathroom, and a fully equipped kitchen with all the necessary amenities. Additionally, it has air conditioning, TV, washing machine, and refrigerator and allows free parking on the premises.

If you are planning your stay with your furry friend, there is a separate indoor sleeping area for pets as well. The property is just a short walk to some of the popular attractions of the place such as Etty Bay and Mission Beach and is close to local wildlife.

Tropical Stay
East Innisfail, Queensland, Australia
72 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room had everything we needed with comfy beds a tv cooking facilities and a nice big fridge
the bed was super comfortable and there was everything i needed to have a fantastic stay
very comfortable stay
rooms are clean and comfortable
very comfortable and clean accommodation
the room was very clean and comfortable
large studio was clean and had everything we needed
the place is really clean and comfortable
helen was an amazing host
helen and james were really welcoming hosts
helen is a friendly and attentive host
they were great hosts
helen was very hospitable and friendly
great apartment in a quiet location
the location is in a quiet street and the sounds of birds was lovely
we recommend this place
i appreciated the travel hints the location and conversations with helen and her husband
nice bathroom and good cooking facilities for light meals off street parking close to entrance
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Have a close encounter with nature

If you are planning a relaxing getaway surrounded by nature, then the rural town of Innisfail is a perfect place for you. Make sure to check out our recommended rental homes to make your stay exciting and memorable.

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