Australia’s largest and arguably most popular city, Sydney is a captivating metropolis that abounds with charm and sparkling vibrancy. It is home to numerous iconic landmarks such as the Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour, which are recognizable worldwide. The city offers a bevy of other attractions: historic landmarks such as Rocks Historic Area and George Street, museums like the Australian Museum, and lush gardens such as Royal Botanic Garden Sydney. Beyond the city center, there are famous beaches such as Bondi Beach, and natural landmarks to be explored, like the Blue Mountains. Of course, Sydney’s famed nightlife is also not to be missed. Given such an exciting list of things to do, it makes sense to pick a place to stay that offers maximum comfort. Read on for our recommendations of the best Airbnbs with pool in Sydney, Australia.
1. Guesthouse in serene setting
Though just a half-hour drive from Sydney, you will find this guesthouse is set in the serene countryside and offers a relaxing atmosphere. The guesthouse is an independent cottage opposite the main house but it is completely private. The cottage faces a swimming pool with a heated color spa (charged extra) that guests have shared use of. The interior has two bedrooms, a full kitchen, and a living area. Please note that the rental can either be let out to one group or can be shared.
Paradise Country Living near Beaches and CityDuffys Forest, New South Wales, AustraliaSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:it had all the expected amenities and a very comfortable bedthe bedroom was great but small touches like bed side tables and lamps would be an extrathis is a lovely guest house with a beautiful view of the poolthe place was great nicely kept and our stay was extremely comfortableboth rooms had its own bathroom which was fantastic
Cleanliness:so clean and modernvery clean and beds were amazingthe place was sparkling cleantheir place was also scrupulously clean and well maintainedpeaceful atmosphere and a very clean place
Host:ammenities were great and host was fantasticfantastic accomodation lovely surrounds and wonderful hostsamazing and thoughtful hostssurrounded by beautiful bushland with the hospitality of an european hostthe host's were also super friendlyRead more reviews
Location:a wonderful place paradise close to everythingamazing location in the forest area which is not far from sydneylocated only 30min driving time from sydney opera this place is simply amazinggorgeous property definitely a piece of paradise close to the citythe close location to sydney was very convenient for us while still feeling like a great escape
2. Pleasant retreat surrounded by a garden (from USD 80)
This snug guest house is a self-contained unit that is attached to the owners’ house but is fully private with its own entrance. Suitable for up to two persons, the guest house offers one bedroom and a large open-plan area that incorporates a comfy living area, a full kitchen, and dining space. With ample windows facing the verdant garden, this house is bright and welcoming. A shared swimming pool is available on the grounds, which guests are free to use.
Happy placeMatraville, New South Wales, Australia
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Cleanliness:lovely clean and comfortable placewonderful host great communication really clean and modern place to staythis place is so clean and exactly like the picturesvery clean and modern amenitiesthis home is clean quiet stylish and has character
Host:very cosy little place to stay with a great hostthe best airbnb i have ever used fran was so responsive and friendly and the facilities were amazingRead more reviews
Location:very nice guest house situated in a great location in sydneywe really enjoyed our stay here happy place is a great quiet spot near the airport and the beachthe park down the street was an extra bonus for early mornings with our toddlerfrances's place was outstanding such a lovely place to stay
3. Peaceful hideaway close to Royal National Park (from USD 60)
Located in a verdant neighborhood near Royal National Park, this one-bedroom apartment is a great option for solo travelers or couples. Simple and understated, the apartment offers a combined living-cum-kitchen area, a full kitchen, and a private bedroom with an ensuite bathroom. You’ll love spending time at the swimming pool that’s a major selling point of this rental.
Tulong hideawayKirrawee, New South Wales, Australia
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Amenities & Room:unlimited wifi fresh coffee available and a laptopgreat outdoor private chill area overlooking the poolgreat extras like an outdoor courtyard bbq and pool made this stay special
Cleanliness:it was clean comfortable and excellent value for moneygreat and clean plac identical to the photosthe room was clean comfortable and had everything i neededamazing place its clean quiet and the host is very friendlywhat a find; a spacious quiet well appointed little bit of heaven
Host:hosts were friendly and very accomodatinggreat host and terrific locationlinley was extremely helpful & accommodatingvery pleasant stays the hosts are very friendly and the suite is very largelinley was a great host the space was clean cosy and comfy and the location was superbRead more reviews
Location:very good location so i would definitely stay againvery good value for outer sydney locationthe location was very quiet and convenient to our needs and linley was a very welcoming hosta great place tucked away in a leafy spot but close to all the amenitieshighlights were close proximity to the train station and sutherland shops the outdoor pool area super clean/modernish facilities
4. Quiet, secluded studio (from USD 67)
Located in the suburb of Forestville, this studio apartment is a well-furnished option for up to two guests. The apartment is on the ground floor of the main house but is fully private and self-contained. The available space is a large room that comprises a living section and a kitchenette with a breakfast bar, and also a sleeping area. Adjoining the living room is a spacious deck that overlooks the verdant neighborhood. The premises include a swimming pool that you are free to use.
Quiet secluded studioForestville, New South Wales, Australia
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Amenities & Room:big comfortable couch great entertainment set uphad all the necessary amenities and is well furnished for a comfortable staythe dyson heater was ok to warm our room on arrival which was a lovely touchthe wifi is a bit slow but apart from that absolutely perfecttheir lovely place is secluded and has a great wooden deck with nice views of woodland and their pool
Cleanliness:it's very clean and a stylish spacevery modern very cleanclean relaxing shower very comfortable bedthe place was exactly as described - clean cozy and spaciousvery clean and well equipped and many thoughtful touches and extras
Host:keith was a lovely hostkeith is a great hostthat's the kind of carekeith is a good hostgreat host comfortable place lovely outlook lots of extrasRead more reviews
Location:great location quiet bushland surroundingsthe location is also great just 10 minutes walk to bus station and supermarketsgreat location for us - peaceful and relaxinggreat place and the location is very convenientlovely house in a lovely neighbourhood
5. Elegant apartment close to Darling Harbour
Located close to Darling Harbour, this chic apartment within Goldsborough Mort Hotel offers space for up to three guests. Recently renovated, the apartment features stylish, modern decor with premium appliances and high-end furnishings. The available amenities include a plush living area (with a sofa bed), a well-equipped kitchen, a bedroom, and an internal courtyard. Guests have use of communal hotel amenities that include a heated swimming pool, sauna/spa, and a gym.
Darling Harbour: 1 bedroom apartment Pool /GymPyrmont , New South Wales, Australia
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Amenities & Room:good sized rooms quality furniture and loads of thoughtful touchesthe apartment is stylish and comfortable with great amenitiesthe bit i enjoyed most about the apartment was the small courtyard where we could seat and chatthe washer and dryer were helpful kitchen and bathroom facilities excellentit was really nice to step into bettina’s apartment after a long journey
Cleanliness:it was very cleanthe apartment was clean bright stylish and vibrantthe apartment itself was very clean and very nicely set upbettina’s place is amazing super clean and stylishclean cozy and well equipped; we instantly felt like home in sydney
Host:bettina was a great hostbettina was very helpful throughout our staybettina is an excellent hostbettina is an excellent hostbettina is a great host with patienceRead more reviews
Location:great location very close to darling harbournice place to stay near to harbour town and centralgreat location would stay againfantastic location short walk to darling harbourthe location was amazing too
6. Delightful country cottage
Offering a quiet rural setting, this guest house in Kurrajong can accommodate up to two persons. The self-contained cottage is located on the owners’ property but it is fully private. It offers a studio layout that comprises a double bed, a basic kitchenette, and an ensuite bathroom. The rental also comes with a private balcony with patio furniture. Guests have access to the heated pool that is available on the grounds, as well as the adjoining sun deck and barbeque equipment.
Stunning country propertyKurrajong, New South Wales, Australia
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Amenities & Room:the air conditioner works a dream for hot/cold weathersuch a comfy bed and good amenitiesvery comfortable little outhouse with aircon foxtel and dvdsamazing pool beautiful tranquil property and lovely cottagea comfortable place to stay out in a lovely area with beautiful views
Cleanliness:lovely and clean pool and accommodationneat clean comfy bed dogs loud on arrival but friendlyclean tidy and great for a cost staycomfortable clean and well appointed accommodationa cosy quiet clean place to stay in kurrajong
Host:dannielle is a good hostthe host was really helpful and welcoming and the place was amazingdanielle was a great host and responded immediately to any requestswe had no qualms about leaving the separate dwelling unlocked because of the security great hostsdannielle was very friendly and helpfulRead more reviews
Location:great location and value for moneygreat quiet location close to restaurants while enjoying country lifethis is a very pretty location and very tranquilgreat stay good location and easy to get toa cosy little cabin in a pleasant country location
7. Tranquil country stay
Enjoy country air in this option that is located just around an hour’s drive from Sydney. This private cottage is surrounded by farms offering a peaceful retreat from busy city life. Suitable for up to three guests, the cottage comes with one bedroom, a well-equipped kitchen, and living space (with a sofa bed). Guests can make use of the garden as well as the swimming pool available within the complex.
Hawkesbury Country Stay.Tennyson, New South Wales, Australia
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Amenities & Room:we used both the main bed and the sofa bed and both were comfortable
Cleanliness:the place was clean and tidythe place was well equipped and cleanlovely place it was more spacious than we expected very clean and tastefully decorated
Host:garda-marie was a wonderful host and the apartment was very spacious comfortable and cleanRead more reviews
Location:a great location for being near kurrajong and surrounds and a quiet and peaceful spot
8. Beach house with private pool
This beachfront private cabana offers a dreamy setting that’s perfect for a relaxing getaway. The cabana is located on the rear side of the hosts’ property but it is completely private with its own entrance. Elegantly furnished with coastal decor, the cottage has a studio layout with a double bed, a small kitchen, and an ensuite bathroom. The room offers spectacular panoramic views of the beach from its ample windows. Just walk down the stairs in the garden and you will be at Cronulla Beach. This option’s marvelous feature is, however, the swimming pool adjoining the cabana, which is for guests’ exclusive use.
Cronulla Beach House Cabana with swimming poolCronulla, New South Wales, Australia
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Amenities & Room:amazing view great amenities beautifully decorated and a very comfortable stay overallreally lovely quiet place great views nice poolthe cabana is kitted out with everything you need amazing views lux finishes and a heated poolthe view was amazing pool and the whole place was so peacefulgreat view natural surroundings and that pool we loved in it
Cleanliness:clean new and privateit was sparkly clean and beautifully decoratedawesome place clean and tidythe place was clean beachy and had everything we needed and morebeautiful place very clean with modern furnishings
Host:really lovely place and a great hosthighly recommend and wonderful hostsgreat place and lynda is a lovely hostthank you lyn for hosting usthey were kind to let us start a bonfire with their spare wood :)Read more reviews
Location:great location in a quite street walking distance to train station and the town centregreat place great location very relaxingbeautiful place in the perfect locationgreat location and lovely accommodationvery quiet location overlooking the pretty harbour
9. City center apartment with stunning views
If you want to be in the middle of everything, then pick this option! This apartment is located in the heart of Sydney’s Central Business District with King Street and Darling Harbour just minutes away. Trendy and chic, this apartment features a contemporary design that gives the space a premium feel. There’s a plush living area, a dining space, and a full kitchen. A balcony adjoins the living room that offers sensational city views. Sleeping arrangements include a bedroom with a double bed and a foldable cot in case of additional guests (maximum of four persons). Guests have use of an outdoor heated swimming pool available inside the complex. The pool is open on weekdays (Monday to Friday) from 7 am to 9 pm.
City Center Stunning Views One bedroom ApartmentSydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Amenities & Room:fantastic location with modern and comfortable furnishings
Cleanliness:very clean and well taken care ofgreat place and super cleantom’s place is very clean and is the perfect sizegreat location city view spotless and very comfy bed- loved all the big windowsthe property is very clean with everything you need for a stay away from home
Host:host was responsive and helpfultom is quick to response to any questions and very helpfulhost is a very nice guytom is a great host promptly responds to any enquiriesvery good communication with hostRead more reviews
Location:great location right in the heart of the cbdit’s in such a great location not a far walk from the station great restaurants around the areaperfect location for a cute night with my partnervery quiet and secure residential buildingbeautiful place close to everything and easy to get to
Memories to last a lifetime
With its amazing range of fun things to do, a visit to Sydney guarantees memories to last a lifetime. There are plenty of jazz bars and restaurants to check out. At the end of a tiring day out, having a stay option that offers comforts like a swimming pool makes your trip that much more enjoyable. Use our list of best Airbnbs with pools in Sydney, Australia, to find great options.
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