10 Best Cabin Rentals In Gold Coast, Australia - Updated 2022

Kaycie Gayle
Kaycie Gayle 

Gold Coast is a sun-soaked destination known for its beaches, hinterlands, and wildlife sanctuaries. This destination is suited for all age groups and offers paradisiacal attractions. A famous activity here is swimming on Surfers Paradise Beach or Coolangatta Beach. Other exciting activities are watching dolphins and sea lions perform at SeaWorld or see more animals at Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary. For those who are seeking escape, you can sightsee around Lamington National Park and Springbrook National Park. For those who are kids at heart, you can visit Dreamworld and Warner Bros Movie World. This destination is also home to designer shops, vibrant entertainment venues, and charming accommodation. Find the best accommodation in this delightful coastal city with our list of the 10 best cabin rentals in Gold Coast, Australia.

1. Chic cabin nestled among the trees (from USD 177)

Come see what life is like in a secluded cabin nestled among the trees. This rental has a rustic appeal with its antique furniture and wooden architecture. It can accommodate four guests with two bedrooms, a full kitchen, and a balcony. It also comes with a full bathroom with a tub, an entrance with a gramophone, and a living room with an indoor fireplace and piano. The cabin also comes with a TV, sound system and DVD player. This unit has a patio with outdoor seating and a backyard full of trees and greens. Plus, you can access the path to a creek.

Cabin Retreat Perched Amongst the Trees
Bonogin, Queensland, Australia
143 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the large deck was a great spot for a coffee and breakfast
the beds and furnishings are also very comfortable
it’s incredibly comfortable absolutely tranquil and thoughtfully decorated
the breakfast hamper was a highlight as we indulged in fresh produce on the deck each morning
the breakfast basket was an excellent touch and the cabin has everything you need
it was also so clean and tidy
perfect relaxing getaway spot spotlessly clean and very comfortable
place has amazing decor and is super comfortable it was so clean and smelled beautiful
the cabin was impeccably clean and perfectly stocked and cane with every amenity needed for a relaxing stay
absolutely the most amazing place we’ve stayed at beautifully decorated clean and much more than we even expected
marlon and rom were amazing hosts
hosts really care and think of the special little touches
they were also very warm and welcoming hosts
marlon and rom were great hosts as well
lovely hosts you give you plenty of privacy
the location is divine and the property immaculate
a wonderful location to escape the real world full of character but also functional
the location is peaceful and tranquil; perfect for a weekend getaway
beautifully done cabin in a lovely peaceful bush location
the cabin and the location is the best destination to relax and unwind
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2. Four-bedroom cabin with a veranda (from USD 97)

If you are after something special, then let this cabin be your home base during your vacation. This cabin has four bedrooms, a fully equipped kitchen, a living area, a screened veranda, a fireplace, and a barbecue area. While staying here, you will enjoy access to all the facilities of an island resort such as swimming pools, gym, sports courts, and playground. This rental can sleep 10 persons comfortably. Two nights is the minimum stay in this cabin.

Charming Island Escape Gold Coast
8 reviews
cabin 10 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
couple of minor things in regards to cleanliness but overall very happy
first time booking through homeaway and the owner made the process easy
owner was great to book through and had no issues in regards to this
well equipped great location
we did love our stay here and it was a great location
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3. One-bedroom cabin on a slope of a hill (from USD 80)

Enjoy a holiday that you won’t forget in this cabin that can accommodate four guests. It features a bedroom, a lounge, a dining room, and a veranda. It also comes with an outdoor shower and bath that faces a private garden. The space has large windows that allow natural light and has views of rainforest and mountains. This unit is set on a slope of a hill. During your stay, you can explore around to see the scenic views surrounding the property. The cabin is only a few minutes away from restaurants, shops, and beaches.

Retreat Cabin - Mudgeeraba Hinterland
Mudgeeraba, Queensland, Australia
350 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
amenities were wonderful and the outdoor bath and shower are divine
i adored the outdoor space for kitchen and bathing
the bed is amazingly comfortable and we found ourselves not wanting to leave
we found all amenities to be very comfortable & the outdoor bathroom an indulgent luxury (especially that bathtub)
the massive 4 poster bed was cosy and warm and very romantic
clean tidy and homely
everything was super clean and tidy
the outdoor bath was divine the house was clean and beautifully decorated
beautiful private space outdoor bath and shower was an absolute hit super clean and absolutely stunning
exceptionally clean and deluxe this retreat provides the perfect green retreat for all folk
very comfortable lovely hosts and a gorgeous setting
the owners have gone to great thought styling and sourcing antiques
catarina is also a great host would highly recommend
the hosts catarina and jose are warm and wonderful and we loved everything about our stay
very understanding hosts very cool property if i could give more then 5 stars i wouldfaultless
very close to gold coast but it feels like hours away in the middle of nowhere
great location - close for day tripping into springbrook national park
a great place to get away from the hustle and bustle
catarina and jose’s home is located in a very quiet private location and beautifully presented
lovely place in a lovely location
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4. Self-contained cabin set in a beautiful garden (from USD 40)

Take delight in this property located in a tranquil and well-manicured garden. This unit has a queen bed, an en-suite lounge room, and a kitchen. It can comfortably sleep two guests. During your stay, you can hang out on its deck that is provided with scenic views of Gold Coast. The rental is just eight minutes drive to the beach and a few minutes’ walk to a shopping complex. You will also be hosted by Alan who has a Superhost status on Airbnb.

Self contained in beautiful garden
150 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the indoor space is the perfect size for two people and is very cozy
it was lovely to have breakfast outside in the terrace
it is modern immaculate equipped with everything you will ever need supremely comfortable and beautifully presented
the cabin was very comfortable in a lovely garden setting
nice space very comfy bed
super clean and comfortable
very clean and nice place
clean and easy to get to
it was so clean
place was very clean and it was very comfortable to stay in
lovely hosts too
alan & jenny are the most delightful hosts
alan and jenny were great hosts
alan and jenny were truly wonderful hosts
host was friendly and helpful
amazing central location- close to everything
the location was perfect for us
great location surrounded by nature
beautiful place located at the back of alan's house
in summary it's a location that is ideal for me and wife
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5. Cozy room in a cabin (from USD 26)

This rental is a room with one bed in a cabin that is set in front of bushland. While staying here, you can use a common dining room, a kitchen, and a shared bathroom with a tub and shower. You will also have access to a large backyard where you can enjoy birdwatching. The property is in close proximity to public transportation. Also, it is only a two-minute drive from a local tram. This rental can accommodate one guest.

Walk to GCUH- Peace In Parkwood!
Parkwood, Queensland, Australia
89 reviews  Wifi Available
Private room in cabin 1 Bed 1 Guest 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 1

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room was just what i needed with a study desk and a comfortable bed
the house was very comfortable to live in and laura made sure i was familiar with its facilities
honestly if you're looking for a place where you can relax beyond your room this ain't it
laura was very accommodating and helpful and the room for the night served my purposes
the room was clean & comfortable & the bathroom very clean
my bedroom was clean and restful
the room is clean and comfortable
the room was spacious clean and tidy
my room was spotlessly clean as were the bathroom and toilet and and the bed was very comfortable
super friendly and nice host
laura is a great host
laura is a lovely host who is very welcoming and friendly
laura is a really kind host
laura was a very welcoming and gracious host and made me feel immediately at home
but the location is good
the location was amazing as it's close to both bus and tram stops
great location really close to griffith uni and the hospital
the neighbourhood is pleasant and peaceful and at walking distance to g:link tram station and griffith university
great location great access to all facilities required like staying with family
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6. Family-friendly cabin for six (from USD 115)

Bond together with your family or friends in this cabin that can house six guests. It has two bedrooms, three beds, and one bath. It is fitted with modern amenities and well-ventilated with ceiling fans and air-conditioning. This rental is child-friendly and comes with a playmat, high chair, and change mats. Moreover, books and DVDs are available for your group to enjoy. This rental also welcomes pets.

2 Bedroom Cabin in the Hinterland, Pet Friendly
Tallai, Queensland, Australia
76 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bedrooms have both ceiling fan and air conditioning
i was provided with breakfast & coffee which was terrific
bernadette is a great host and the breakfast amenities was a thoughtful touch
loved the breakfast provided and coffee machine is added bonus
spotlessly clean accommodation with little breakfast extras and nice touches like coffee pods
very clean and comfortable space
the cabin is very clean and cosy
bernadette's place is spotlessly clean and lots of extra touches that are thoughtful
the space was spotless very comfortable and stylish
clean and everything new fresh and in good repair
lovely hosts welcoming and friendly
host is very sweet
welcoming and friendly hosts and one of our new favourite places in australia we shall be back
bernadette was such a lovely host
bernadette was a lovely host and her apartment is amazing
the location was amazing
awesome location and a stunning spot
the location is very quiet and peaceful
nice accommodation in a lovely location
a peaceful and picturesque location close to restaurants and beaches
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7. Comfortable rental near a beach

Stay in this rental that is close to the beach and comes with one bed and one bath. This rental is furnished with cooking facilities. While here, you can stay connected with your family and friends as the cabin comes with wifi. This unit has a separate entrance so you will enjoy full privacy and a quiet space. The rental is within walking distance to the beach.

Broadbeach Waters, Queensland, Australia
2 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

8. Private cabin near restaurants

Comfort and privacy are two delightful features that this cabin offers you. During your stay, you get to enjoy the entire cabin to yourself. Plus, this unit is separated from the main house and has its own entrance. This rental can accommodate two guests with one bedroom, one bed, and one bath. It is fitted with a queen-sized bed, air-conditioner, cooking facilities, and washing machine. It also comes with wifi. This rental is close to many restaurants.

Close to John Flynn & GCoast Airport - Beachshack
Tugun, Queensland, Australia
152 reviews
Entire cabin 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
stoked to have good air con and wifi will visit again for sure
small but adequate one room cottage for two
we had a comfortable stay at helena’s lovely cabin
a perfect little short stay option with great space saving cooking facilities
very clean and new
very clean and private cabin
it was clean and cozy
awesome clean place loved it
the cabin itself is immaculately clean and homely
she was welcoming and helpful
the host is friendly and nice
helen is friendly and helpful
helena was a great host and communicator
helena was a fab host
the location was ideal very close to the airport
great location from the airport to cabin
wonderful private cabin located within a short walking distance to the beach
great location for the airport or john flynn private hospital
friendly cottage within walking distance of beach
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9. Spacious cabin with rainforest views

Offering you a perfect getaway, this property is set in lush countryside with rainforest views. The cabin has a main bedroom that opens to a lounge. It also has a kitchenette, a barbecue area, and a bathroom with a shower and hairdryer. While staying here, you can access a swimming pool and a tennis court. This well-positioned unit allows you to enjoy the perks of living in the city and beach town.

Alyssa Cottage - Relax and Unwind!
Austinville, Queensland, Australia
7 reviews
Entire cabin 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
tracey is a warm and friendly host and the area is extremely picturesque and relaxing
just what my wife and i needed to get away and relax in a quiet location
definitely a place you want to come back to
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10. Vintage one-bedroom cabin with creek views

vintage one-bedroom cabin with creek views

Enjoy your vacation in this cabin that can accommodate two persons. It has one bedroom, a veranda, an outdoor kitchen that overlooks the creek, and one bathroom with a bathtub. This cabin is powered by solar power that lets you experience an off-grid lifestyle. It is fitted with antique doors and furniture and its vintage windows and high ceiling make the space airy. The rental is close to different natural attractions such as waterfalls and rainforests.

Wrens Hollow - A wee tiny house with creeks views - Gold Coast Hinterland
Austinville, QLD, AU
4 reviews
cabin 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Cool off and find your perfect base in Gold Coast

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Kaycie is a content writer that specializes in the travel industry. She writes regular blogs and articles for various websites. She is into local tourism and slow travel.

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