Top 8 Stayz Accommodations In Indented Head, Australia


Indented Head is a tranquil coastal village, located south-west of Melbourne on the coast of Port Phillip Bay. It was named by European explorer Matthew Flinders in 1802 when he observed the shape of the shoreline. Fishermen, tourists, boaters, and beach lovers throng to the town during the summer for its famous shoreline and serene natural beauty. Here you can enjoy vineyard tours, visit some of the historic boat sheds and Port Arlington Mill, snorkel in the Ozone wreck, walk along The Esplanade, relax in Batman Park, and sunbathe on the pristine beaches. Experience the beach town pleasures and live like a local in one of these listed Stayz accommodations in Indented Head, Australia.

1. Charming Wisteria Cottage (from USD 170)

Wisteria Cottage combines the romanticism of a bygone era with all the modern comforts needed for a refreshing vacation. This four-bedroom waterfront house is right across from a lovely family beach. It offers extra amenities including air conditioning, a fireplace, parking, laundry facilities, spacious fenced back and front yard with well-kept lawns, kitchen stocked with pantry essentials, and an outdoor hot shower to wash down the beach sand. This quaint house is the perfect place for a relaxed beach vacation.

Wisteria Cottage - opposite beach
66 reviews  Wifi Available
cottage 10 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
It was nice to have little things in the house that you might forget like tea coffee and sugar
It was a charming beachside home right opposite the foreshore
and it was a bonus to have linen provided Excellent communication from David
The gas log fire in the lounge made for cosy nights in front of the TV
Relaxing and very comfortable Nice view of the sea across the road
Such a great location with the beach and walking paths directly over the road Very comfortable beds
Wisteria cottage was very clean
Simon is a very gracious host and easy to communicate with
the host is quick and efficient
We love this place Gorgeous cosy cottage with wonderful views
Wisteria cottage is a great house with everything we needed
The kitchen was well equipped Overall a great experience and hope to return
The garden is well loved Happy times and fond memories shared by all Thank you Simon and Hazel for providing perfect accommodation
We discovered the Little Mussel Cafe nearby which was awesome too
The location is perfect close to shops and boat ramp and opposite the beach
the location is perfect right across from the water and everything is very well looked after We will definitely be back
Very enjoyable and relaxing accommodation Thank you
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2. Cozy Blue Seashell Cottage (from USD 140)

This modern three-bedroom cottage is close to Half Moon Bay beach. Here you’ll have everything you need for a comfortable stay including a deep bathtub, and a flat-screen TV. Relax in the spacious deck with a good book, walk down to the beach, relish some delicious seafood at a restaurant nearby, and after a fun day fall asleep to the sound of waves. The relaxing beach ambiance of Blue Seashell makes it a great holiday accommodation.

Blue Seashell Cottage close to the beach
Indented Head, VIC, AU
21 reviews
cottage 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Very comfortable cottage with modern amenities good quality linen and fully equipped kitchen
The closeness to the beach was a highlight
Our dogs were welcome inside and the owners provided towels to dry them off and blankets to protect the furniture
The beds were very comfortable and the linen was high quality
A great little house with all the amenities we could have wanted
A perfect place to recuperate rest and recharge
Stella was made very welcome
Vicki had left us a few treats to make us feel welcome
and we hope to become regular guest
Clean well presented home with excellent in-door and outdoor areas Short walk to beach and the general store (with good coffee )
Friendly helpful owerns who catered to our every needs including a few special snacks and cool drinks ready for our arrival
Perfect location to stroll to the water
a great beach and shoreline walks
An easy walk for a great coffee at the general store
I could not have wished for a better place to spend a relaxing time
Indented Head really is a lovely relaxing place to stay
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3. Breakaway: a modern beach house (from USD 238)

This well furnished, comfortable beach house has three bedrooms, plenty of entertainment options inside the house, a well-equipped kitchen, a spacious living and dining area, laundry facilities, air conditioning, heating, and lovely outdoor space with a mini golf course. Have a BBQ in the large undercover deck and enjoy an outdoor meal. Located on a quiet street, Half Moon Bay, the general store, and the park are all within walking distance from the cottage. And, your kids will enjoy the pool table in the garage.

Breakaway holiday house
Indented Head, VIC, AU
26 reviews
House 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
house was clean and well equiped
even our dog enjoyed the spacious yard
house was spotless upon arrival and was a good size for 8 adults
the house was clean and there was plenty to do for the family
owner is friendly accommodating and helpful
owner facilitated a a great stay
great house in a great location
good location and walking distance to the beach and local parks
the house is in a great location walking distance to the beach
nice and close to beach quiet street
ideal place to stay with our preschool children
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4. A beautiful boathouse stay

If you want to live in a boathouse, then the Beach House with its boathouse theme and modern comforts fits the bill. This three-bedroom house comfortably accommodates up to eight guests. You’ll have everything nearby: walk down to Half Moon Bay within a few minutes, there’s a general store nearby, and the boat ramp is a quick ride away. The Queenscliff, golf courses, and other town attractions are all within drivable distance. The house is well furnished, with heating and cooling, a well-equipped kitchen, and an outdoor grill.

Beaches and Boat Houses
28 Jeffrey Street
32 reviews
House 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

5. Fabulous family-friendly beach house

This pet-friendly vacation home will satisfy all the comforts you need. It is wonderfully situated just a minute’s walk from the beach and the general store. It has three bedrooms with comfortable beds, a large living room with a dining area, a second living area, as well as a separate section where kids can play or watch TV. The place is very clean and has extras like five bikes for guests and a very well-equipped game room. For longer stays (more than five nights) during the off-season, you might be able to negotiate an even better price.

Family & Pet Friendly Beach House with Free WiFi ~ OFF PEAK RATES END SOON
Ibbotson Street
30 reviews
House 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

6. A classic coastal cottage

If you plan to visit Indented Head for a vacation with friends or family, then look no further than this holiday home. This two-floored beach house with three bedrooms is perfect for a group of up to eight guests. There is a well-maintained garden with a lawn, a deck, and an outdoor grill. The newly-renovated interior is clean and comfortable. Read by the cozy wood fireplace during winters while you hear the sea roar. You can spend your day playing in the backyard, lazing in the spacious living room, or walk down to the beach for snorkeling.

Gorgeous seaside cottage
Indented Head, VIC, AU
5 reviews
House 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
It is beautifully looked after and very close to a nice dog friendly swimming beach
The owner thinks of everything and is lovely to deal with
A very relaxing few days with lots of walks and great for our dog Thank you
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7. Beach fun at Baile Cottage

Baile Cottage will never fail you to have a wonderful family vacation. This spacious four-bedroom vacation home is ideal for large groups. The house has a self-contained kitchen leading to a nice dining area, BBQ facilities, and a large outdoor deck that overlooks the surrounding farms. After a fun day at the beach, you can relax and enjoy the sunset while sipping some local wine.

Baile Cottage, indented head
23 reviews
House 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Kids have their own toilet shower off the bunk room
Wonderful house - well appointed with flexible floor plan Easily accommodated 2 adults and 5 kids with room for friends to stay over if needed
as did the hot water system Plenty of parking and space for our boat in the back yard
Beds comfy and very spacious lounge dining area
Kitchen is well appointed beds are comfortable and plenty of indoor and outdoor space for dining or just relaxing Short walk to accessible beaches at Indented Head Sunsets over the back fence
Baile Cottage was very clean
Overall we were pleasantly surprised and our first impressions lasted the whole stay
Very neat & clean Heaps of room great communication from owners
The place was clean and tidy with a big kitchen and meals area Plenty of cutlery/crockery
Fantastic spacious updated great value and
Option of log burning fire or heat pump made our stay very warm
Outside deck and new bbq was a fantastic bonus
The house is beautifully fitted out with simple and elegant furnishings
House layout is nice and spacious
Queenscliff and Ocean Grove easily in reach
Stayed at Baile Cottage for a long weekend
Awesome safe beach for the little ones
We had a great 3 days at Baile Cottage plenty of room for 2 families and 4 kids and close to the beach
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8. Grassy Point: a family cottage by the sea

This spacious and private five-bedroom home is situated on the second floor of a beach house with views of the sea and surrounding farmland. The garden with fragrant fruit trees, a swing, a trapeze, and a climbing rope will keep your children entertained when they are not playing at the beach nearby. Functional and well-equipped, you’ll find all the amenities you need for a comfortable stay. For larger groups, there are some extra rooms on the ground floor that can be rented for an additional fee.

Grassy Point - room for all the family
Indented Head, VIC, AU
14 reviews
House 7 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
the location of this property was perfect for our family holiday close to portarlington shops
it is spacious comfortable and close to beach and shops
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Indented Head: a true coastal paradise

Indented Head is a place where you would be refreshed with bracing sea breeze and the gentle rhythm of a seaside village. Stay in one of these welcoming Stayz homes to enjoy the beach-vibe. Visit Indented Head for the ultimate laidback seaside vacation!

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