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 HouseEast Innisfail, Queensland, AustraliaSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:it remains well maintained spacious with screens fan breeze ways and air con in two bedroomsthe beds were super comfy with beautiful linen suppliedthe queen bed in the main room with ensuite as comfortable with colourful good quality linengreat place to stay lots of room clean good air con would definitely stay againwe felt very welcomed with fresh flowers and fresh loaf of bread together with other breakfast ingredients
Cleanliness:this was a spacious and very clean private housean extremely comfortable spotlessly clean and well furnished home with quality linenthe house was beautiful and perfectly cleanbeautiful old qlder thats super comfortable and cleangreat house very spacious and clean
Host:the hosts were only too happy to assist and kept in touch to make sure everything was perfectthe communication with the host was easyRead more reviews
Location:quiet location with comfortable bedsgreat house within walking distance from the town centrerelaxing surrounds within walking distance to townyou can walk to the town centre easilyinnesfail is a beautiful town and railway house is very conveniently close to town
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 InnisfailSouth Innisfail, Queensland, AustraliaSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:beds were very comfortablekitchen was well equipped and kerry provided lovely breakfast provisions for our staythe common areas are comfortable modern and well appointedthere was bacon eggs and a few other yummy things left for breakfastthere were many thoughtful touches including beautiful breakfast items available
Cleanliness:sparkling clean comfy beds beautiful gardensthe property was very clean and spaciousvery clean everything you could possibly needthe property was sparkling clean and had everything you would needthe accommodation is clean and comfortable and well located
Host:hosts went above and beyond to make us feel welcomethe host kerry and peter are very kind and welcomingone of the best hosts you will meetkerry and peter were great hosts and made us feel very welcomekerry is a very gracious hostRead more reviews
Location:kerry’s property is in a beautiful location of innisfail & it’s very close to the town centregreat location to stay an explore paronella park and waterfalls in the areafor those who enjoy walking there is a great walking track along the river close bykerry's place was perfect for a group of ladies on a sporting weekend awaybeautiful queenslander very nice house with stunning gardens in a quiet location next to the river
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 ChurchInnisfail, Queensland, AustraliaSuperhost
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Cleanliness:the property was clean well equipped and such a cool and quirky place to stayour checkin with sally was seamless and the accommodation exceptionally clean
Host:sally was a great host who was very approachable if we had any questionssally is a great hostsally was a kind and attentive host who took the time to show us through on arrivala really great host and a really great experiencesally is a nice friendly hostRead more reviews
Location:well located within an easy walk to restaurants and the riverit's very close to a beautiful river which we walked to in the morninglocation is fantastic and the bed is super comfysally's place is a unique and amazing experiencewe loved the location and sally was so lovely and easy to communicate with
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 WinstonEast Innisfail, Queensland, AustraliaSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:the bathrooms were incredible and the beds were super comfyhad everything needed with the two lower rooms having own ensuite which is greatoverall it was a comfortable stay and we would recommend it to othersthe bedroom and bathrooms are super luxurious and the living "area" (ie
Cleanliness:clean and very spacious placebeds were comfortable bathrooms were spotlessly clean and beautifully designedvery spacious and always very cleanhad everything we needed very clean and well decorated
Host:the hosts were amazing - had great recommendations and were really friendlythe host bexley was friendly and quick to respondhosts were super kind and friendlybexley herself was extremely welcoming and accommodatingbexley was very responsiveRead more reviews
Location:well located and fununique place to stay and has cute gardenthe location is great being close to the town centre and very easy to get underway fromgreat value for money in a super locationperfect weekend getaway close to paronella park to make both day visit and night show
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 InnisfailDaradgee, Queensland, Australia
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Cleanliness:lovely clean apartment with everything you need to make your stay comfortableclean spacious comfortable & all we had hopedthe airbnb is clean and you definitely have a lot of room own kitchen bathroom and living roomspacious clean comfortable quiet peaceful self-contained 2-bedroom accommodation 8km north of innisfail set in natural surroundingsthe cleanliness the location the people were amazing
Host:host was very welcoming and informativevery kind and considerate hosts thank youthey were fair dinkum friendly people that went out of their way to make us feel welcomefriendly hosts who provide comprehensive supplies for a pleasant staythe hosts are very charming worth a visitRead more reviews
Location:great location close to townthis is a great quiet place away from the city noisethe location was perfect for us to explore the rainforests waterfalls coastal walks and local wildlifeenjoyed our time at peggy’s corner it was well appointed and conveniently located for our needs
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 BayEtty Bay, Queensland, Australia
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Amenities & Room:having no wifi added to our holiday joy recommended delights of the area were well thought out
Cleanliness:comfortable modern clean functional
Host:friendly and responsive hoststhe hosts are wonderfully generous and very kindsusan was very helpful and caring with a few excellent hintsRead more reviews
Location:beautiful location and very privateexcellent location everything you need is catered for with this housefantastic location house and atmosphere we will be back thank youthis place is a hidden paradiseetty bay is a very special place a beautiful gem on the far north queensland coast
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
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Amenities & Room:comfortable relaxing quiet & homelyvery handy and has everything you need for a comfortable stay
Cleanliness:comfortable and cleanhouse has definite character but needs a good clean and everything fixedsmelt mouldy and didn’t feel clean at allits spotlessly clean the air cons work well in the humidity and it has undercover parking
Host:mel was very responsive to our requestsfantastic host excellent and prompt responses and did everything to get us set up and comfortablemelanie was a great host and attended to everything when we let her know it needed attentionthe host is very friendly and gave us prompt replies to our queriesRead more reviews
Location:comfortable house and well situated close to townthe location is super quiet and safebeautiful old queenslander close to towna great old house with plenty of character in a superb central locationmel's place is in an awesome location and was perfect for what i needed
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 RetreatJubilee Heights, Queensland, AustraliaSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:being able to swim in your own private creek and watch cassowaries from your deck is pretty amazingthe house has a fully stocked kitchen great lounge room and beautiful bedroomswe cooked a great meal which we ate on the veranda just off the kitchenmosquitoes were not a problem as the fans kept them awayfully equipped kitchen so much room great entertaining areas and your own fresh water creek
Host:dave & wendy were quick with replying and also very helpfulbeds are very comfy and the hosts make sure everything is perfect for your stayi would highly recommend this place for anyone visiting the wet tropics and wendy as a terrific hostlovely generous hosts kitchen well designed and stocked with everything you need to cooka truly one of a kind experienceRead more reviews
Location:an amazingly beautiful location and a wonderful housefantastic secluded location in the rainforestfantastic location for our first few nightsa lovely house in a wonderful serene locationstunning house in a stunning location
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
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Amenities & Room:lovely entertaining area on deck overlooking poolplenty of room and great amenitiesthe outside deck and pool was amazing for our large family including adults kids and babiesgreat locationgreat viewsplenty of room and privacyhouse was comfortable and met our basic needs well
Cleanliness:the pool was excellent sparkling clean and so good for the kidsneat clean tidy holiday home great outdoor area and pool in nice qiuet area for an enjoyable stayall and all nice stay very cleanthe house itself is very clean and offers good budget style accomodationspacious rooms & living areas with a good outdoor area lovely spa bath and nice pool
Host:david is easy to deal with and helpful and friendly great value for moneydavid was kind enough to drop off towels and toilet papereasy communication with ownerRead more reviews
Location:really great location and spacious housegreat location will definately stay againgreat place in a perfect locationgood location right on the seafrontgreat place and beautiful location
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
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Cleanliness:everything we needed was supplied and the house was lovely and clean in a quiet neighbourhoodthe place was clean and stephen was always prompt with his repliesRead more reviews
Location:the location was perfect for us
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 StayEast Innisfail, Queensland, AustraliaSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:the room had everything we needed with comfy beds a tv cooking facilities and a nice big fridgethe bed was super comfortable and there was everything i needed to have a fantastic stayvery comfortable stay
Cleanliness:rooms are clean and comfortablevery comfortable and clean accommodationthe room was very clean and comfortablelarge studio was clean and had everything we neededthe place is really clean and comfortable
Host:helen was an amazing hosthelen and james were really welcoming hostshelen is a friendly and attentive hostthey were great hostshelen was very hospitable and friendlyRead more reviews
Location:great apartment in a quiet locationthe location is in a quiet street and the sounds of birds was lovelywe recommend this placei appreciated the travel hints the location and conversations with helen and her husbandnice bathroom and good cooking facilities for light meals off street parking close to entrance
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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