Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Moonta Bay, Australia

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Escape to the enchanting shores of Moonta Bay, Australia, and embark on an unforgettable holiday adventure like no other! Nestled along the pristine coastline of South Australia, Moonta Bay beckons travelers with its sun-kissed beaches, crystal-clear waters, and a welcoming atmosphere that promises relaxation and rejuvenation. Explore the fascinating history of this town with the Moonta Heritage Trail 38 where you can explore over 60 points of attractions to see in the nearby 19th-century copper mining town called Moonta Mines. In the evening, indulge in breathtaking coastal walks along the stunning Moonta Bay Jetty.

For the utmost relaxation, stay in a comfortable accommodation that’s well located. Read below for the top Airbnb vacation rentals in Moonta Bay, Australia, and enjoy an awesome vacation.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on June 02, 2024.

1. Highview at the Bay (from USD 183)

Welcome to Highview at the Bay, the ultimate destination for an unforgettable family getaway. This charming retreat offers a private backyard with your very own barbecue grill and a cozy fire pit, perfect for those quality family cookouts and evening gatherings.

Your safety is paramount with the top-tier security system. Plus, the convenience factor is unbeatable, with a comprehensive laundry facility including a washer and a dryer to keep your vacation stress free. Moreover, for indoor entertainment, a vast collection of board games and an HDTV awaits.

Moonta Bay, South Australia, Australia
1.05 km (0.7 mi) from Moonta Bay Jetty
42 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 4 Beds 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the house was beautiful and comfortable and all the amenities were of good quality
beautiful place very clean and comfy
clean plenty of space and great facilities
everything was neat and exceptionally clean
everything was spotless and the attention to detail was amazing
the house is tastefully decorated and very clean- hats off to there cleaner
the owner was responsive and easy to communicate with
the host was approachable and responsive during our stay
hosts were quick to respond to queries and only too happy to help
guiletta was a great host and very accommodating
beautiful home with very accomodating hosts
great location not too far to beach and main street of moonta
great location close to moonta bay and town as well as the copper coast more broadly
a very tidy comfortable and updated house in the perfect location
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2. Retreat on Nankivell (from USD 161)

Retreat on Nankivell is a haven designed for the whole family to enjoy. Named for its serene location on Nankivell Street, this Airbnb is a home away from home with a fully stocked kitchen and complete laundry facilities.

For those coming here with a car, free and secure parking on the premises solves your vehicle concerns. And for a fun family day, head to the beach, which is a 10-minute walk from the property.

Moonta Bay, South Australia, Australia
860 meters (0.6 ft) from Moonta Bay Jetty
65 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 5 Beds 9 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 9

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great outdoor entertainment area spacious rooms and air conditioning worked well on the warm days
comfortable and even better than expected
the beds were very comfortable and supplied enough warm bedding
very clean and nice house
the house was really clean and pleasantly furnished
the house was clean neat and tidy
the house is very clean and had everything we needed
spotless and very comfortable had everything we needed
nicole is a great host and responds to our questions very quickly
nicola hosted a welcoming environment for my staff member and client to stay at
great location house was well equipped and very comfortable
super close to the beach and town
enjoyed our stay in a quiet neighborhood and close to beach
this is the ideal place to stay if looking for moonta bay
nicolas house was perfect for a family getaway well equipped and only 8 minute walk down to the beach
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3. Te Taha Moana (from USD 99)

For those coming to Moonta Bay with kids, Te Taha Moana is the best place to stay. Inside, you’ll find thoughtful touches such as children’s books and an array of toys, ensuring that the little ones stay entertained. There are also books and reading materials for other members of the family to enjoy.

In addition, this delightful retreat offers a fully enclosed backyard where you can store your boat or caravan. For those who want to stay and chill at home, there’s blazing-fast Wi-Fi, clocking in at a remarkable 52 Mbps, which allows you to stream videos effortlessly.

Moonta Bay, South Australia, Australia
901 meters (0.6 ft) from Moonta Bay Jetty
77 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 6 Beds 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
bathrooms kitchen and linen was all great quality and the bed in master bedroom was extremely comfortable
excellent facilities with everything we needed
very spacious dog friendly modern place
peaceful and very clean
perfect say house was clean and photos matched
highly recommend the te taha moana the house was spotless on arrival including bedding
wonderful stay and responsive host
judy was a great host would highly recommend :)
judy was friendly very accommodating and easy to communicate with
great location close to the beach
great location and close to the beach
easy walking distance to the beach also
very comfortable and in a good location
lovely spot 15 minute walk to the beach
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4. Sandy Patch (from USD 147)

Step into Sandy Patch, a coastal retreat that embodies the essence of an Australian beach house. Throughout the property, you’ll discover numerous inviting spots to sit, relax, and enjoy your favorite beverage, each offering its unique charm. A large covered area at the back entrance sits right by the grassy garden, while at the front is a nice deck with an in-built table.

When the weather is nice, step out of the house and have fun on the beach, which is only 200 meters (656.17 feet) from the house.

Moonta Bay, South Australia, Australia
659 meters (0.5 ft) from Moonta Bay Jetty
58 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 9 Beds 12 Guests 4 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 12

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
house was very well equipped with lots of room outside for the kids to play
very clean and well appropriated
clean and well equipped kitchen
the place was clean and well kept
very clean and has everything you need
tass was kind and responsive
hosts were great and property is perfect for a getaway holiday
great location also so close to the beach
perfect house & perfect location so close to the beach
great space for all in an ideal location
great beach shack as it is walking distance to the beach
great holiday shack within walking distance to the beach moonta bay jetty and splash park
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5. Play on Moontana (from USD 96)

This rental is the perfect spot for you and your family to play and have fun. Right next door is a playground alongside a trampoline and a basketball ring. Meanwhile, inside of the house boasts plenty of board games for some indoor fun. A selection of children’s books and toys are also provided for the young ones.

Have a nice family dinner at the backyard that features a barbecue grill and an outdoor dining area.

Moonta Bay, South Australia, Australia
846 meters (0.6 ft) from Moonta Bay Jetty
256 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 4 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we had a very comfortable stay for 2 nights
plenty of room in back yard for our active dog
comfortable enough for a weeks holiday not just an overnight stay
clean and tidy has everything you need
this place was clean and cosy just what you want for a little family getaway
house was clean great value and nicely styled
the house was very clean and our toddler appreciated the toys/bikes/trampoline and playground next door
well equipped comfortable clean tidy and is perfect for families couples anyone really
the host tim was friendly and helpful
wonderful hosts would highly recommend
very responsive hosts
extremely helpful hosts who offered us early check in and late checkout
host was fantastic with communication
perfect location in a quiet street close to town jetty
excellent location within walking distance to the beach
great location and very affordable
good place close to everything
great location 2 streets from beach
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6. Sandcastles (from USD 300)

In this superb Airbnb named Sandcastles, work and relaxation harmoniously coexist. This distinctive retreat provides a dedicated workspace, complete with essential tools, such as a sit-stand electric desk, a comfortable office chair, and a monitor, ensuring productivity during your stay.

When it’s time to unwind after work, chill in the large plush sofa in the living room and enjoy the stunning view of the sea through the large glass door. You can also step outside to the balcony and enjoy the lovely vistas while sipping on coffee made in-house with the available Nespresso machine. At night, play your favorite show on the HDTV complete with a high-end Bluetooth sound system.

Moonta Bay, South Australia, Australia
892 meters (0.6 ft) from Moonta Bay Jetty
81 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire villa 7 Beds 10 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it's huge fully equipped comfortable accommodating and we cannot get over the beautiful view of the beach
great rooms plenty of space
beds and lounges were also very comfortable
very spacious and comfortable areas as well
very clean and well stocked
very clean and plenty of room
clean and tidy and perfect
very clean and great hosts
beautiful clean home with amazing views
host great to deal with
scott was a great host
great hosts and super easy to communicate with
you’ll be in great hands with scott as your host if you do that’s for sure
must stay at moonta bay great location perfect host well appointed home
brilliant location easy access to beach
outstanding place in a picturesque location
superb location and a fantastic house to stay with the family
good location easy to access home
excellent accommodation that is in a perfect location
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7. Moontana (from USD 133)

For those coming with a large group of family or friends, Moontana is an ideal choice to stay. You will have access to the entire house, with four bedrooms and two bathrooms, perfect for accommodating up to ten people.

The open-plan kitchen seamlessly connects with the cozy lounging area, making it a great spot for a nice gathering with your loved ones. The chef of the group will surely love the fully equipped kitchen, which features an oven, a microwave, and a dishwasher. In addition, there’s a barbecue grill in the furnished backyard for a nice al fresco dining session.

Moonta Bay, South Australia, Australia
1.1 km (0.7 mi) from Moonta Bay Jetty
123 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 8 Beds 10 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we had everything we needed great amount of beds and the rooms were great
the huge family living and kitchen area was fantastic
beautiful home - clean and comfortable
the place very clean and neat
great accomodation and very clean
clean comfortable and perfect for families
the house was very nice clean and well kept
this is definitely a family friendly home
great house and perfect to host our extended family
andrew is a great host and there when you need him
check in was easy and andrew was very responsive to any questions we had
check in/out was super easy and andrew was very responsive to questions we had
location is on a nice quiet street and close enough to town and the jetty
great place to stay within walking distance to the beach
great location and lots of toys for the kids
the outside bbq station and the cute little doll house further added to the charm of place
nice house lots if space & a great location
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8. Wonderful pet-friendly Airbnb (from USD 101)

This fabulous pet-friendly Airbnb is only 1 kilometer (0.62 miles) away from a gorgeous beach. Moonta town center is also just 2 kilometers (1.24 miles) away and boasts plenty of restaurants and local shops.

After a fun day out, it’s time to retreat to this rental’s cozy interiors. Take your pick between the lounge or the family room, both boasting large-screen TVs complete with free Netflix access for your viewing pleasure.

Moonta Bay, South Australia, Australia
1.2 km (0.8 mi) from Moonta Bay Jetty
39 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 4 Beds 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
hassle free very comfortable and all the necessary amenities
my mum and i enjoyed the lovely view each morning having our breakfast
nice clean and roomy house
it is very clean and tidy with a quiet and calm surrounding atmosphere
nicely presented cottage with 3 spacious bedrooms and a couple of living rooms
lovely place spacious comfy beds great shower
nice and clean and sampor was a great host
loved the stay host was really helpful
hosts are very friendly and accommodating
a great place with a great host
very nice holiday home good communication with the host it’s worth the money
such a nice place and great communication with host :)
great holiday home within walking distance to beach
great location too 5 minutes to beach or shops
location was great & easy to find
loved the two entertainment/dining areas and its close proximity to beautiful moonta bay and the splash park
fantastic house great facilities and location very relaxing home
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9. Townhouse with lovely ocean views (from USD 233)

In this extraordinary Airbnb, you’ll find a harmonious blend of minimalist exterior and modern interior design. Plush couches, marble countertops in the kitchen, and plenty of cool artwork on the wall enhance its stylish vibe.

A hot tub in the master bathroom further amplifies this modern luxury feeling where you can have a spa bath while enjoying the ocean view. You can also marvel at the spectacular water view from the rental’s three balconies.

Moonta Bay, South Australia, Australia
149 meters (490.0 ft) from Moonta Bay Jetty
25 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire townhouse 5 Beds 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the house was comfortable with stunning views from all upstairs living areas including the kitchen and spa bath
great spot to stay beautiful sights from balconies and nice rooms and living areas
we loved the comfortable living spaces extra special touches throughout the house and fantastic beach views and access
the place was very clean and tidy
her place is clean comfortable and furnished beautifully
we would highly recommend this lovely town house the accommodation was immaculately clean spacious and beautifully furnished
very clean and personal touches like great coffee beans and good quality toiletries made our stay special
prompt response from the host and will like to visit again
great communication from cassie (host) and she was very accommodating
fantastic location with everything we needed
we loved it too very close to walk to beach and foreshore waterpark
it is in a perfect spot being so close to the beach
cassie's place is amazing it is in the perfect location that is quiet and private
the location is amazing with a short walk down to splash town & the beach with the kids
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10. Holiday home with a private patio (from USD 100)

This spacious Airbnb offers everything you need for a convenient family stay. To start, the kitchen comes fully fitted with a large fridge, an oven and a microwave. It even comes with additional equipment, such as wine glasses and a toaster.

A free washer will take care of all your laundry needs, and children’s dinnerware, books, and toys will keep the little ones entertained. And for a dose of family fun, an HDTV, books, and tons of board games are available.

Moonta Bay, South Australia, Australia
1.05 km (0.7 mi) from Moonta Bay Jetty
49 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 6 Beds 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the amenities were great the dual air conditioning was very helpful for some hot days during our stay
the best thing is it provides a good speed wifi throughout the house
clean comfortable and well appointed
clean comfortable house excellent communication by host
the house is easy to find very clean and comfortable
we had a lovely stay the house was clean comfortable and very kid friendly
a great comfortable family home very clean and tidy with everything a home would offer
phillippa is a great host and went completely out of her way to help us
phillippa is a great host with friendly and helpful communication
phillippa was a great host very helpful and always responsive
phillippa was a wonderful host and we had a comfortable stay location was great
great location great value for money
we had a wonderful time the location was great the house was very well presented
really nice affordable house close to the beach great place to stay would recommend
if you need a great place to stay this is the one
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Fun vacation in Moonta Bay

With lovely beaches and historical attractions, Moonta Bay is the ideal destination for a fun vacation with family or friends. Book one of these top accommodations in the town, and have a fun getaway with your loved ones.

Any must-sees we missed? Tell us about them in the comments section or write a post here to help out fellow travelers!
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