8 Best Cabin Rentals In Phillip Island, Australia - Updated 2024

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There are plenty of things to do and places to see alone or with family and friends on Phillip Island. With iconic wildlife, sandy beaches, a flourishing culinary scene, and picturesque villages, this Australian island is an oasis of fun and adventure. Start your day with beachfront breakfasts and spend ample time on the shore watching migratory birds, such as royal spoonbills and straw-necked ibis. A fun-filled day awaits on beaches such as Cowes Beach and Ventnor Beach, where you can swim and soak up the sun. If you’re lucky, you can spot penguins from your beach house rental. The island is also famous for fresh seafood, including grilled calamari and prawns, which are available in numerous eateries in the area. If you are planning to stay a night or two here, why not choose private accommodation with home-like conveniences? Scroll down to see our recommendations for the best cabin rentals in Phillip Island, Australia.

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 February 09, 2024.

1. Pet-friendly retreat with fire pit, Cowes (from USD 95)

Ideal for couples or solo travelers, this pet-friendly accommodation in Phillip Island is close to the beach. The studio apartment features a fully equipped kitchen, ensuring all your culinary needs are met. To start your day right, the host provides a complimentary breakfast. The living room is a cozy and furnished sanctuary, perfect for unwinding and enjoying TV shows on Netflix.

Access the WiFi for checking social media and connecting with loved ones. If you’re seeking open-air relaxation, the outdoor space beckons. Gather around the fire pit and indulge in al fresco dining with the provided barbecue grill. The fenced yard provides a safe and playful environment for your fur babies.

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Cowes, Victoria, Australia
7.61 km (4.8 mi) from Penguin Parade
37 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 2 Guests

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
our doggies loved being off leash exploring even had a plastic pool for them
the room is small but perfect for our needs
very clean and has all the things you’ll need
very clean room as shown in the pictures cameron was very responsive and easy to communicate
cam is a fantastic host
cameron is a very relaxed friendly host
cameron is a fantastic host extremely helpful and thoughtful
cam was great host very friendly and accommodating
great value stay in a popular location
awesome little place great quiet location close to the beach
location location location private walkway through nature to the beach 5 minutes away totally wow factor
great spot close to the beach and town
cameron’s place is the perfect spot for a getaway
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2. Compact cabin at Park Lane Holiday Park, Cowes (from USD 127)

Nestled close to A Maze ‘N Things Theme Park, this cozy cabin is a perfect haven for families. Bring your fur baby along to this pet-friendly retreat, fully air conditioned for comfort. The simple kitchen at this cabin accommodation in Phillip Island provides for your culinary needs. Sink into the plush leather couch in the living area, conveniently placed across the dining table, and unwind by watching some shows on the TV.

Explore the nearby eateries and parks during the day and create lasting memories. After your adventures, go for a refreshing swim in the communal pool and conclude your days with a delicious dinner on the patio as you watch the night sky.

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Cowes, Victoria, Australia
10.07 km (6.3 mi) from Penguin Parade
44 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 5 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
well organised clean but a bit old style well working heater enough kitchen utensils
perfect little cabin getaway very clean and comfortable
very clean and warm and comfortable and easy check in :)
clean and tidy cabins good place for families
it was clean and exactly what we needed for the weekend away
very clean nice place really difficult to find
stephanie and andrea were so helpful and friendly
staff were incredibly courteous and helpful
communication with stephanie was good check-in was seamless and staff helpful
very welcoming staff and great location
park lane is very good location for all philip island attractions
great location easy check in would stay here again
great stay location is convenient to areas we want to go
good location and the cabin was cozy and comfortable
i loved my stay at park lane it is a quiet place and warm at night inside
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3. Cape Cabin, Cape Woolamai (from USD 426)

Enjoy a restful coastal retreat in this A-frame cabin in Cape Woolamai. Accommodating up to eight guests, Cape Cabin is a space of relaxation in a quiet residential community. Take advantage of the direct beach access and spend quality time on the shore when the sun comes out.

Outside this family accommodation in Phillip Island is a clean, well-manicured garden where kids can run around. There’s also a spacious patio for unwinding and bird watching. The best part is that returning guests can enjoy a 10 percent discount on their next stay.

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Cape Woolamai, Victoria, Australia
15.45 km (9.6 mi) from Penguin Parade
77 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire cabin 5 Beds 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
adults loved the great light filled and stylish rooms kids loved the toys and outdoors space
the place is clean spacious and stylish
it is sparkling clean and beautifully decorated
sparkling clean throughout and very stylishly outfitted
so many thoughtful touches the house was sparkling clean
it was beautiful luxurious and very clean the neighborhood was quite and nice
jacqueline our host was very attentive and provided great local information
jacqueline is an incredibly welcoming and generous host
the kids loved all of the activities and jacqueline was a super lovely host
jacqueline is the perfect host so helpful and generous with her time and suggestions
jacqueline is a thoughtful and super lovely host
the location is amazing
cape cabin is a truly unique location
cape cabin is the perfect place to relax with family
amazing place so stylish yet felt very welcoming
the perfect place to stay for a getaway with friends
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4. Cozy abode for two, Cowes

If you’re looking for private and comfortable accommodations in Phillip Island, then this cabin in Cowes is for you. It has ample space for two guests, ideal for couples or solo travelers. With free Wi-Fi available to guests, connecting with family or friends and surfing the web is easy and fast.

Make the most out of the outdoor kitchen and barbecue area and prepare meals in the open air. The beach and several restaurants are within walking distance of this property.

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Cowes, Victoria, Australia
9.6 km (6.0 mi) from Penguin Parade
92 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire cabin 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the cooking area was just behind the cabin and had fantastic facilities
very clean room & toilet
nice and clean - thanks
very clean we had a nice time
very clean and bright space a little on the small side
very clean and great location
lisa and staff were fantastic
good host great villa and site ammenaties
near to penguin parade friendly staff recommending us places to see
lisa is an outstanding and friendly host who gave us lots of local tips and information on phillip island
very accommodating and i would definitely stay again
the location is great restaurants and cafes are within walking distance
great location - 2 min walk to supermarket & main street
location was great short walking distance to main street in cowes
great location walking distance from the beach and restaurants
great location and very clan and comfortable
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5. Silverleaves Hideaway, Silverleaves (from USD 117)

For a restful escape a stone’s throw away from the shoreline, choose Silverleaves Hideaway. It is a lovely little place for four guests. Surrounded by nature, the cabin is clean and private. Inside, you’ll find a full kitchen, an airy living room, and appliances such as a washing machine, refrigerator, and oven.

Note that Silverleaves Hideaway is accessible only by car. Parking space for one boat is also available on site.

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Silverleaves, Victoria, Australia
11.52 km (7.2 mi) from Penguin Parade
68 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire cabin 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the cute and cozy cabin has good natural light is well equipped and comfortable
it was very clean light and airy during the day and cosy overnight
the cottage was clean and quiet
simple and clean interior - the real highlights are the peaceful surroundings and proximity to the beach
lovely little house very clean comfortable beds everything you need
lovely little place clean easy to find and checking in was a breeze
the host was amazing
thank you susannah for being a communicative host and sharing your lovely cottage
susannah was always easily contacted if an emergency occurred and was a great host
susannah is a great host and only a text away for lovely local tips
susannah was an excellent host and we appreciated the late check out on sunday afternoon
great location beach and cafe just a few minutes walk away
awesome place to get away and in a great location away from the business and close to beach
very close to the beach and a nice walk to town
very nice little place awesome location
nice location closer to the beach very peaceful and secluded
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6. Private cabin for four, Cowes (from USD 124)

If you want to simply relax and enjoy this place’s tranquility, this two-bedroom luxury cabin in Phillip Island can help you achieve that. Situated in a peaceful and private area in Cowes, this modern and bright vacation rental can accommodate up to four people. Inside the cabin is a fully appointed kitchen with cookware and cutlery, two bedrooms, and one full bath.

This cabin’s best feature is its spacious pool in the outdoor area. Soak in the pool during the day and kick back in the water during your downtime.

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Cowes, Victoria, Australia
8.96 km (5.6 mi) from Penguin Parade
30 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire cabin 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great pools for the children we can’t wait to go back
a wonderful place for young kids with playground tracks and pool
the pools were really good and the staff friendly
the kitchen had a good basic set up in terms of crockery pots etc
neat clean and tidy place
good facilities and clean
great place to stay it’s was clean and had good facilities
lovely resort ammenities clean rooms
perfect spot for families neat & clean
everything you need in one spot and thanks to julie for being a great host
great location for exploring
everything in a great easy location
julie's place was a cute cabin situated in the heart of phillip island
great little cabin in a good location
great area and it is very close to everything
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7. Centrally located one-bedroom cabin, Cowes

Perfect for couples, this clean and comfortable cabin is near local shops and the beach. Other than being centrally located, this one-bedroom rental is sparkling clean and spacious enough for two guests.

Use the heated outdoor swimming pool to unwind after venturing out and cook your favorite food in the barbecue area. The host is friendly and can help you if you have any questions about the island.

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Cowes, Victoria, Australia
9.74 km (6.1 mi) from Penguin Parade
76 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire cabin 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed is very comfortable and all the amenities were lovely and clean
lovely cabin could do with some thicker curtains though and being able to see the tv from the bed
it was clean and tidy
room was clean and nice
cabin was clean and tidy
really stylish and clean place
great and clean place to stay
staff are friendly and helpful
lisa was a great host and everything was as detailed and more
easy walk to shops and beach
it was lovely location is good closed to coles
we enjoyed the pool and how close it was to the main shop strip in cowes
we had a great stay the location is perfect - walking distance from coles cafes/restaurants and the beach
cabin is in a great location was extremely clean
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8. Island Break Cottages, Cowes

Island Break Cottages is a self-contained rental that lets you unwind in peace and comfort. Located in Cowes, it overlooks native gardens and is a short stroll away from shops, pubs, and the beach. This abode is perfect for solo travelers or couples.

For your cooking needs, guests have access to a four-burner stove, a barbecue grill, and an oven. The bedroom comes with a queen-sized bed and an electric blanket for a good night’s sleep.

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Cowes, Victoria, Australia
7.31 km (4.6 mi) from Penguin Parade
28 reviews   Superhost
Entire bungalow 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
a clean and well presented place
the place was clean and the bed was a delight
pretty and peaceful backdrop comfy neat at and clean place to stay
very clean and well equipped with anything you would need
cute bungalow very clean with good amenities
if we needed something they had it great hosts
i loved the spa bath :) very friendly hosts
good location with easy access to town/main roads
the location was also superb with everything within 10-15 minute drive on phillip island
lovely little place lots of wildlife close by
we didn’t want to be right in cowes and this place was the perfect distance
this cottage is a great location and everything felt like it was just around the corner
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Have a grand time in Phillip Island

Home to charming seaside villages, spectacular coastal scenery, pristine white beaches, and abundant Australian wildlife, Phillip Island will make your holiday special. Visit this island and create new experiences away from home. For cozy accommodations, choose from one of the best cabins on this list.

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Frequently asked questions about the best cabin rentals in Phillip Island, Australia

1. Which cabins in Phillip Island have a pool?

This compact cabin at Park Lane Holiday Park, this private cabin for four, and this centrally located one-bedroom cabin are some of the cabin rentals in Phillip Island that have access to a pool.

2. Which cabin rentals in Phillip Island have parking?

This pet-friendly retreat with fire pit in Cowes, this compact cabin at Park Lane Holiday Park in Cowes, the Cape Cabin in Cape Woolamai, and this cozy abode for two in Cowes are cabin rentals in Phillip Island with parking available.

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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