Top 12 Pet-Friendly Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Sunshine Coast, Australia - Updated 2023

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Beach lovers are in for a treat when they visit this summer paradise. Sunshine Coast in Queensland, Australia, boasts golden sandy beaches, warm waters, and beautiful waves. Plus, the weather stays great all year through. Visitors can lounge at Noosa Heads Main Beach or Kings Beach, where they can also enjoy a variety of water sports. Beyond its stunning beaches, Sunshine Coast also features exciting spots for hiking, dining, and shopping. Noosa National Park has miles of scenic hiking trails. Meanwhile, Eumundi Markets offer a wide array of local goods, featuring food stalls, organic produce, clothes, plants, and jewelry. If you’re visiting with family, Australia Zoo in Beerwah provides plenty of exciting animal encounters to keep the children entertained. If you’re itching to go here and can’t bear to leave your fur baby behind, check out this list of the top pet-friendly Airbnb vacation rentals in Sunshine Coast, Australia.

1. Pleasant loft with an expansive patio, Sunshine Beach (from USD 104)

A cozy experience awaits you in this light-filled unit that features a private patio if you want to relax and take a breather. It also comes with a loft bed to maximize its compact space. If you’re into preparing gastronomic delights, you can do it hassle-free in its adequately equipped kitchen. To alleviate boredom, you can surf the web with the WiFi provided. It is important to note that this dog-friendly accommodation in Sunshine Coast allows you to bring pets on an approval basis.

Also, there are nearby dining options to explore for foodies, such as the Embassy XO Restaurant and Bar, Fratellini Ristorante Italiano, and Cinque Terre.

Sunshine Beach, Queensland, Australia
621 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Tiny home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
bed was awesome best sleep we have had in ages
the bed was super comfortable
and the bed was extremely comfortable
cooking facility and basics were a plus would recommend :)
such a beautifully designed and clean and tidy place to stay
the house was great super coumfy and very clean and tidy
this tiny house was sparkling clean cosy and had everything we needed
beautiful clean place great host and good location
clean peaceful with everything you need would definitely stay again if back in the area
dannielle was a great host
very private and hosts were lovely
great hosts and great stay
dannielle and matt were great hosts
hosts are friendly and welcoming not to mention the friendly pets
great tiny house and location
cute house in a great location - short walk to the sunshine beach precinct
good for staying relatively close to noosa
beautiful tiny house in a convenient location with an easy walk to the beach
amazing location and such a beautiful tiny house
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2. Quaint cottage with a backyard, Battery Hill (from USD 64)

Looking for pet-friendly accommodation on Sunshine Coast? This Airbnb can be your home away from home with its in-room amenities such as a washer, dryer, and plush linens. If you have a car, you can also use its free parking space. And for guests who intend to stay for a month or longer, this unit gladly welcomes you aboard.

If you wish to bring your fur babies during your stay, you have to send a request subject to the host’s approval. The cottage is off-limits for the pets, but they can stay in its fully fenced backyard. Also, don’t forget to drop by The Giggling Goat Emporium and try its energizing breakfast meals so you can start your day right.

Battery Hill, Queensland, Australia
52 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cottage 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
lots of room to move and a lovely back yard to relax in
warren always smiles and does a lot of favors and is very comfortable with my family
fully furnished kitchen wash machine and comfortable beds and big living room with cable tv
it is a spacious comfortable cottage with a relaxing outdoor area
spotlessly clean and warren is very helpful
their b&b is very clean and organized
it was nice and clean and felt very homely
we cooked with very clean and convenient kitchen wares
very clean and had everything you need and more
friendly and gracious hosts
excellent value and gracious hosts
warren and his wife are very lovely hosts
warren is a welcoming and helpful host
warren and charmaine are excellent hosts
comfortable accommodation within walking distance of beach
a perfect location for a very reasonable price
it was a great location for us
easy walk to the beach
easy walking to everything you need
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3. Treehaus, Valdora (from USD 114)

This beautiful home looks straight out of a magazine. The all-white interiors transform the space into a relaxing and luxurious respite. The property is also tucked among bushes in farmland, so guests can enjoy privacy and serenity. Dogs are welcome but the hosts request a heads-up before your visit. There will be a pet fee, and you will be expected to keep your fur baby off the furniture.

The cottage sleeps four guests and comes with two bedrooms and one bathroom. Aside from a TV, creature comforts are provided, such as a full modern kitchen, a cozy living room, air conditioning, and Wi-Fi.

Valdora, Queensland, Australia
423 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cottage 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a wonderful cottage well appointed and comfortable
the back verandah view is lovely at sunset overlooking the farms and comfortable to sit at
very relaxing and comfortable accommodation and tani is incredibly easy & helpful to communicate with
other highlights included the stunning bathroom a super comfy bed and just how private it felt
the house is lovely spotless cosy and very well decorated
clean and exactly like the photos online
everything about our stay was wonderful - the place was immaculate and there were so many thoughtful touches
great hosts that made our stay even better
tani was a friendly and welcoming host
tani is a super host indeed
greg and tani are great hosts
good space peaceful surroundings and an attentive host who took great care of us we will be back
this was a magnificent place to stay
very convenient location relaxing and beautiful scenery will definitely recommend to friends and family
wonderful place to stay location was very peaceful & a nice short scenic drive to the beach
the accommodation is extremely neat and fresh and the location is perfect for a short getaway
a dream stay tani's place is even better in real life
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4. Jellyfish Beach House, Parrearra (from USD 452)

This is the perfect holiday home for big traveling groups with kids. The house features a game room with a wide array of recreational amenities, such as arcade games, a pool table, a table tennis table, a jukebox, and air hockey. Kids and adults alike will love the water slide in the outdoor pool. There’s also a spacious fully fenced backyard for dogs to play around. The rental charges an additional fee per pet per night. Beds and bowls for your fur babies will be provided.

Inside, the house can accommodate 16 guests with 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. A full kitchen, a large living room with a flat-screen TV, Wi-Fi, air conditioning, and a washer and dryer are available, too.

Parrearra, Queensland, Australia
116 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 10 Beds 16 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 16

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we had endless hours of fun in the game room and the pool
games room kept everyone entertained
definitely recommended for 2 families to holiday together enough room for 11 peoples no problem
the property caters all age group with games room fair size pool with a slide and other amenities
kids and adults alike had a great time with all the games pool and tvs
the place was clean and slept many bodies without feeling overcrowded
clean and tidy lots of fun things to do
a beautiful clean home with heaps for the kids and adults to do
perfect house for a family stay very spacious tidy and clean
very spacious and all beds and linen were comfy and clean
great facilities and fantastic hosts
amazing home and amazing host had the best weekend away
absolutely beautiful house friendly and quick response from amanda
very relaxing getaway and amanda the host was quick to respond if we needed to ask anything
amanda was a great host and really quick to respond we will definitely be back
the property is at an ideal location just a minute drive to the shopping centre and restaurants
fantastic location and very well appointed property
the location is fantastic minutes away from the shopping center that has everything you would need
lovey location to spend a few days together with family or friends
amanda's place is in a great location with everything you need at your fingertips
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5. Cozy beach house with pool, Mudjimba (from USD 207)

This gorgeous coastal home has everything you need for a memorable vacation. The space is so well-decorated that every corner is surely Instagram-worthy. Aside from its aesthetics, the rental features great amenities. The home sleeps eight guests, with four bedrooms and two and a half bathrooms. The open-plan layout offers a full kitchen, a living room, and a dining area that leads to the 10-meter (32.8-feet) mineral pool.

Pets will have plenty of space to run around here. Make sure to ask the hosts for approval before bringing your fur baby.

Mudjimba, Queensland, Australia
256 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 5 Beds 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the beds and furnishings were beautiful and comfortable
the house is beautifuly presented and decorated and very clean
it was clean private tranquil and comfortable close to amenities yet quiet
hosts are very responsive
leah was a great host and was more than happy to answer any questions i had
this home was very well presented and the host was extremely hospitable
such a beautiful property and wonderful hosts
leah is absolutely fabulous to deal with - a responsive and accommodating host
wonderful it was walking distance to the beach
central to all things on the sunshine coast
great place for easy bike riding
walking distance to the beautiful surf beach and cafes
the location was fabulous and we were never short of things to do
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6. Sunbird Holiday Stay, Parrearra (from USD 83)

You will surely spend most of your time sunbathing by the outdoor pool in this gorgeous home. This dog-friendly Airbnb s a tropical haven with a lush garden, a spacious deck overlooking Lake Parrearra, and a pontoon. The property is also just 100 meters (328 feet) from the beautiful beaches at Sunshine Coast.

Ideal for a small group, the guest suite sleeps four guests with one bedroom and one bathroom. All amenities you need for a comfy stay are provided, such as a fully functional kitchen, a dining area, and a living room with a flat-screen TV. Wi-Fi and a barbecue grill are available here. Best of all, dogs under 10 kilograms (22 pounds) are welcome here but do keep in mind to inform the hosts first. Kindly also avoid leaving them alone.

A dog park and a store with pet supplies are conveniently located nearby.

Parrearra, Queensland, Australia
259 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 3 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
our first ever air bnb stay fantastic 1 bedroom apartment with all the amenities you could wish for
the backyard is a gorgeous view of the mooloolaba river and the pool is heated
gorgeous pool and patio
great location comes with a pool with a view
accommodation clean and comfy
inside was clean and nice
great location and beautiful clean space
this place is oozes comfort cleanliness modern location privacy spacious and homely
host friendly and helpful
friendly hosts settled us in and made us feel welcome
tony was an excellent host and his guest quarters were beautiful
friendly helpful and accommodating hosts
tony was a delightful and welcoming host
great location - walking distance to beach kawana shopping world and bus
great spot with shops within walking distance and very central
location is excellent easy walk to the shops and beach
perfect location with beautiful surroundings close to both shopping and tourist destinations
a beautiful location for a relaxing holiday and fish were biting from the jetty
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7. Homey cottage set on Peregian Beach (from USD 177)

This beautiful property has it all. The cottage is set on Peregian Beach, surrounded by gum trees, and is only a short walk to Lake Weyba, where guests can enjoy water activities or a quiet stroll amongst nature. The property also features a private seven-hole golf course where a group of kangaroos occasionally serve as an audience.

The cottage has three bedrooms and one bathroom that accommodate up to six guests. You will have access to a full kitchen with modern appliances, a living room with a flat-screen TV, Wi-Fi, and air conditioning. Guests can feel free to bring up to two of their fur babies, but they are not permitted to go on the furniture or beds. Also, you are required to bring their bedding and forbidden to leave them inside unattended.

Peregian Beach, Queensland, Australia
208 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cottage 4 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
the house is beautiful clean and the beds were all very comfy
house is clean and cosy and will definitely come back
we copped some bad weather and was very comfortable hunkering down in the clean comfortable well appointed queenslander
beautiful cottage clean modern and welcoming and in such a lovely location
hosts were great as were their dogs
peaceful great escape from the city host was lovely and provided great hospitality
rob was friendly and helpful
rob was friendly and easy to communicate with
we loved it such wonderful hosts too :)
what an amazing place so far away from the world (but close enough)
the location is fantastic and so peaceful
beautiful location with kangaroos and friendly magpies right on your doorstep
a great place to get away to wind down
a great location a few minutes drive to peregian and coolum beaches
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8. Wara Wara, Moffat Beach (from USD 218)

Featuring bright, airy interiors and relaxing views of the beach from the front deck, this property is a lovely oasis.

Wara Wara offers three cozy bedrooms and two bathrooms for six guests. The living areas are spacious and furnished with modern amenities, such as a full kitchen with a stainless steel oven and a flat-screen TV with Netflix. You will also love sharing alfresco meals with the family at the outdoor table. If you’re traveling with pets, you can feel at ease as the property is fully fenced and dog-friendly. Do keep in mind to inform the hosts first, and remember to keep them off the furniture and beds. If you are planning to go somewhere without them, make sure to leave them in the yard and not inside.

Moffat Beach, Queensland, Australia
90 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 5 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beds are comfortable and enough space for whole family to spread out in
spotlessly clean with lots of thoughtful touches
clean and amazing amenities
great location nice and clean and tidy place
they were so friendly & professional in all our conversations
melanie and verena were fantastic hosts
the hosts were very quick to respond and a pleasure to deal with
melanie truly is a super host
melanie and verena were fantastic hosts - really enjoyed our stay and will be back
amazing location with everything you need
the proximity to the park and beach is ideal
amazing location at moffatt beach
warra warra is a perfect beach house in a great location
so love this house and location
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9. Newly renovated home for two, Buddina (from USD 85)

Spend quality time with your significant other and your beloved fur baby in this cozy and modern abode. This Airbnb in Sunshine Coast is dog friendly and is conveniently located within a short distance to restaurants, cinemas, supermarkets, and most importantly, Kawana Beach, which is an off-leash beach. If you are planning to bring a pet that weighs more than 10 kilograms (22 pounds) or is below 1 year old, make sure to report to the host about your fur baby’s breed, weight, age, and personality.

Guests can stay in for date night and cook a delicious meal in the fully equipped kitchen, or they can cozy up in the living room with a flat-screen TV. During the day, guests will appreciate the shared backyard where they can take in the coastal breeze and enjoy the sun.

Buddina, Queensland, Australia
94 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
enjoyed use of the coffee machine and free wifi during our stay
the kitchen and laundry amenities were a nice addition for a long stay
our stay with them was very comfortable and we had everything we needed
minimalist functional and overall great cleanliness
the unit was incredibly clean and with cleaning products provided was easy to keep it that way
the place is great very clean and has everything you need
great value clean and perfect location
angie’s place was amazing it was immaculately clean tidy and fresh i would definitely stay here again
she was a great host and her place had everything we needed
angie and rob are lovely people and wonderful hosts
angie and rob were great hosts very friendly and welcoming
angie and robert are amazing hosts
angie was also very helpful since the beginning available at all times whenever i had any questions
the location is great a short walk to shopping centre
location was perfect being close to the kawana shopping center and the beach
perfect location for a nice relaxing getaway
angie’s place is at a perfect location centrally located and walking distance to shopping centre and beach
great central location close to beaches shopping centre and restaurants
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10. Lovely accommodation with large backyard, Coolum Beach (from USD 90)

This lovely vacation rental is the perfect venue for an amazing holiday with your fur babies. The property is less than 1 mile (1.6 kilometers) from a dog-friendly beach. The large backyard also serves as a playground for your dogs and a great spot where you can sit back while listening to the ocean waves. Do keep in mind that dogs are not allowed on the furniture, or you can use towels and blankets to make sure that their fur does not get on the couch.

The rental features two bedrooms and one and a half bathrooms. The living quarters are spacious and homey with bright-colored furniture. You will also find a full kitchen, a lounge area with a 50-inch Smart TV, indoor and alfresco dining, Wi-Fi, and barbecue facilities.

Coolum Beach, Queensland, Australia
326 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
plenty of room thoughtful touches and a big yard for our babies
such a lovely place with lots of beautiful touches which make it a comfortable and enjoyable place
all details taken care of and so comfortable
fabulous house open plan with everything you could need in kitchen
unit is well stocked spotless and so comfortable and inviting
puppies & pancakes has everything you need the unit is very clean & comfortable
the unit was super clean with lovely decor and good sized backyard
hospitality cleanliness and very special touches for a great time away
spotlessly clean great set up for dogs can't rate your place highly enough
host very friendly welcoming and very helpful
expect a great stay and host
sue is a great host and very accomodating
sue and mark were great hosts
sue was very lovely and helpful throughout our stay
literally 5 minute walk to the nicest off leash beach
a beautiful breeze and so close to the beach
puppies and pancakes is an ideal location and place to stay with your canine companions
if you like the outdoors the mt emu walk is amazing and can be done from the property
very close to dog friendly beach cafes
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11. Charming property with a lovely garden, Moffat Beach (from USD 117)

This rental is frequently booked for wedding pictorials, and there’s no questioning why. The interiors are bright and welcoming, featuring colorful furniture and plenty of sunlight. Outside, the lush tropical garden is a lovely space to hang out with friends and family. The rental welcomes one small pet, so feel free to bring along your fur baby. Just make sure to keep them off the furniture and bedrooms.

The property sleeps four people and comes with two bedrooms and one bathroom. Guests can expect a full kitchen, a living room with a 42-inch HDTV with Netflix and Apple TV, a washer and dryer, Wi-Fi, and a barbecue grill.

Moffat Beach, Queensland, Australia
497 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very comfortable and we had a terrific time
amazing apartment with a beautiful garden to soak up the afternoon sunsets
clean cosy and welcoming
very clean great communication we will be back
a beautifully clean self-contained down stairs apartment in a great dog-friendly location
the place is also spotless clean
the apartment was super clean and had everything we needed
denise was an amazing host
such an amazing position and lovely hosts
denise is a wonderful engaging host and she made us feel welcome the entire week we were there
denise and mark are the best hosts we have ever experienced
mark and denise are wonderful hosts
great convenient location and the accomodation was stylish and homely at the same time
great location beautifully decorated comfortable and welcoming a top spot for us and our pups
we have two young girls and the property is very family friendly amazing location and everything you need
cannot fault this amazing accommodation perfect size location and had everything we needed for a wonderful family holiday
there are a couple of great skatepark options close by (very important for my son)
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12. Clean and comfy guesthouse near the beach, Buddina (from USD 56)

Centrally located in Buddina, this modern guesthouse is within walking distance of the beach, Kawana Surf Club, shops, and restaurants. It’s also a good base for exploring Noosa and Mooloolaba.

Ideal for three guests, the rental has one bedroom with two beds and one bathroom. The space is also pet-friendly and comes with a bowl and blankets set up for your fur baby. Guests must keep in mind to pick up after their dog’s waste and to prevent them from going on the furniture and in the bedrooms. You must also bring your own beddings. Violation of any rule will incur a fee. Other amenities include a full kitchen, a living room with a 65-inch TV with Chromecast, Wi-Fi, a washer, and air conditioning.

Buddina, Queensland, Australia
158 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 4 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
very clean and tidy
everything was super clean and tidy
apartment clean had everything we needed and was dog friendly would stay again
a very clean unit with a feel of luxury
it’s so clean quiet and such a big space
still a great spot & great host
if other airbnb hosts could model deidree’s care i would never have to worry
my host was a breeze to deal with & my stay was wonderful
this pet friendly space was perfect for me and my pup would definitely stay again
the bed was very comfortable also deidree was very accommodating and helped us with anything we needed quickly
quiet place in excellent location walking distance to the beach and close to the shopping center
great location to beach and shops
great location close to the beach & shopping centre
it was the perfect location for the beach and shopping centre
beautiful cozy place close to the beach
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A holiday under the sun

Whether you prefer a chill and laidback trip spent relaxing at one of its family resorts or an adventure-filled vacation atop the scenic views from one of its farm stays, Sunshine Coast is perfect for you. With this list of recommended pet-friendly rentals, you can make summer memories with your beloved fur baby with comfort and ease.

Frequently asked questions about pet-friendly Airbnbs in Sunshine Coast, Australia

1. Which pet-friendly Airbnbs in Sunshine Coast accept long-term stays?

You can arrange for an extended stay on Sunshine Coast if you want to explore the area. For long-term stays, you can check out this pleasant loft with an expansive patio in Sunshine Beach, this cozy beach house with a pool in Mudjimba, and this quaint cottage with a backyard in Battery Hill.

2. Which pet-friendly Airbnbs in Sunshine Coast have parking?

There are plenty of accommodation options on the Sunshine Coast that offer free parking. If you’re bringing your car during your stay, check out this quaint cottage with a backyard in Battery Hill, this cozy beach house with pool in Mudjimba, this homey cottage set on Peregian Beach, and Wara Wara in Moffat Beach since they all have parking available.

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