Top 12 Stayz Accommodations In Stradbroke Island, Australia - Updated 2022

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30 km (18.6 miles) southeast of Brisbane lies the charming North Stradbroke Island, Queensland. This island experiences an endless summer with its untouched pristine waters and teeming wildlife. It is an ideal location for nature lovers and for those who enjoy water activities because of its stunning beaches. Perfect for families, couples or a solo trip, this natural paradise is welcoming of anyone who wants to experience its culture, food, and scenic views. Here is a list of Stayz accommodations you can consider when you’re in Straddie.

1. Beautiful house with ocean views (from USD 219)

Perfect for a whole-week getaway, Broadley’s accommodation is a 7-night minimum booking. Stay cozy at this enormous 3-story house with 4 bedrooms and an expansive terrace facing the ocean where you can lounge or dine in comfort. Equipped with complete kitchenware and entertainment amenities such as TVs and free WiFi, this house can lodge up to 10 people and your dogs are welcome too. Cylinder Beach is 700 meters (2296 feet) away from this house and it’s just a few minutes walk to the iconic Straddie Pub.

Broadleys at Stradbroke Island, wifi, views, dogfriendly
Point Lookout, QLD, AU
24 reviews
House 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8
Minimum Nights: 1
Refund Policy :

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beds super comfortable
large rumpus and tv downstairs for kids
the kitchen is well equipped and the rumpus room downstairs was perfect for teenagers
great location, beautiful view, fully equipped kitchen, comfy beds, quiet and peaceful
we were unable to keep the deck doors open or windows in the living areas open at night due there being no insect screens
Cleanliness:
very clean and most comfortable
the house was well equipped and clean
we had a great week at broadleys, and dog enjoyed it too! house is very spacious and verandah is wonderful
spacious and clean but not really dog friendly
beach umbrellas, chairs and boogie boards were also in the garage ready for use
Host:
our dog bree, she was so good
this house ticked all the boxes and made for a relaxing and fabulous holiday
barbeque was very dirty too
the only complaint we had was the house could do with a thorough spring clean of walls etc, they are getting quite grubby with gecko poo
even with so many people as well as our dogs we were not crammed and still had heaps of room to move around
Location:
dogs enjoyed it!
plenty of space to spread out, good walking distance to the shops and the beach but high enough to capture sea breezes
seemed to be a pretty quiet neighbourhood too which was great! had a beautiful view from upstairs balcony which was also a safe design for my toddler
short walk down to the hotel for an evening meal and drinks and easy for the beach to walk the bowies
the walk down to the beach and back is great was great for keeping fit!!
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2. Beach villa in bushland setting (from USD 196)

This 100 sqm (120 yards) villa is just opposite to one of the untouched beaches in Straddie called Home Beach. Minjerribah Beach Villa can accommodate 5 people in 2 stylishly furnished bedrooms. The host provides all the necessary amenities to make your stay here comfortable such as beach toys, coffee, linen, toiletries and a gas barbecue for you to use at the deck. This villa is also near to 2 flagged beaches, Adder Rock and Cylinder Beach. Other attractions are the Straddie Pub, a skate bowl, a bowling club and a park which are all within walking distance.

Minjerribah Beach Villa - Opposite beach, bushland setting, quiet retreat
54 reviews  Wifi Available
villa 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 5
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
plenty of space to hang wet gear to dry outside, two outdoor spaces, and plenty of lounging options to read, write, and while away the time
nothing to want for and very comfortable
great little funky villa in great resort with pool and playground and cafe
we had everything we needed right at our fingertips
a lovely place to stay, comfortable and with everything we needed
Cleanliness:
it is nicely decorated and appointed and was spacious for our family of 4
very tastefully decorated and comfortable beds and couches
the air-conditioning in the units was very much appreciated after time out in the hot summer sun
i found this villa so comfortable, clean and well equipped
Host:
katy was the perfect host and accommodated all our needs with care and efficiency
would definitely book again
awesome location and wonderful interior decorating and utility at this property
the host has thought of everything including games and movies for the kids
the owners were really helpful and accommodating and the booking process was very straight forward and easy
Location:
great location, beautiful outlook, easy walk to beach, thoroughly enjoyed our stay
the location is ideal, with the beautiful home beach across the road
the straddie beach villa is the ultimate island getaway
perfect location too - across the road from the beach, walking distance to the hotel and the swimming pool was loved by our little guy
very characterful, charming villa in fantastic location
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3. Spacious vacation home in central location (from USD 268)

Built with six bedrooms, this two-story beach house is suitable for large families. This eco-friendly house boasts an ocean view visible from the deck, solar panels, screened louvers, and extensive insulation. Both floors have the same open plan layout with a lounge suite, dining, kitchen area, and the decks are equipped with outdoor settings but only the upper deck has a barbecue. It is conveniently located in the old part of Point Lookout and is near to shops, cafes and public transport. Few of the popular beaches such as Cylinder, Deadmans, Frenchmans, and Main Beach can be reached on foot or by car.

Happy Days, quality spacious house in central location
39 reviews  Wifi Available
House 12 Guests 6 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
generous space and well equipped
the house has everything that you may need to make your stay comfortable
great bbq on the upper deck
large or small groups! disappointed that the whale viewing platform was not included due to safety
two seperate living areas
Cleanliness:
lovely ocean views
the property was really clean and lovely
the house is spacious and can easily accommodate a large group
Host:
communication with the owner was easy and friendly
grant was always available via text and quick to respond to questions
great! house was well appointed with all amenities covered
owner is very easy to deal with also
was there over summer and on the hottest days you could always pick up a breeze and was never hot
Location:
easy walk to everywhere- beaches, shops pub
it is in a great position, close to shops and restaurants and has a lovely view
great house in a fabulous location
the house is well positioned with easy access to all parts of point lookout
great location
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4. Comfortable house in tranquil location (from USD 286)

This house is meant for people who want to reconnect with nature and appreciate the wildlife. It is nestled in the quiet area of Dunwich that is a 20-minute drive from Point Lookout. This accommodation has 5 bedrooms and can comfortably host up to 12 people. It has an extensive outdoor area furnished with a 6-burner barbecue, a sand pit and a backyard where you see kangaroos and sugar gliders. Aside from its tranquil location, it also offers a clear view of Moreton Bay’s waters and the Glasshouse Mountains on a clear day. It is also close to Brown Lake, the Golf Club, Blue Lake, Dunwich township, and Main Beach.

180 degree WATER Views of Moreton Bay & Brisbane CBD! Nature & Stunning Sunsets!
54 reviews  Wifi Available
House 11 Guests 5 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 11
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
and that view
family of 7 adults
plenty of space with indoor and outdoor living & dining areas catering to our dual family stay
the house was well equipped with all you could possibly need and more
all the beds were really comfortable
Cleanliness:
clean and fresh inside with ample air conditioning
the kitchen, lounge and dining rooms were also very well thought out and had everything we needed and more
the beautiful view from most of the rooms, most importantly from the living areas and main bedroom, made for a thoroughly relaxing and rejuvenating stay
Host:
the host was super friendly and very accommodating with all our requests
this home is well appointed and comfortable
beautifully set up holiday stay with a wonderful outlook and view for bbqs and rests
it was so good for our souls -the hosts, kate and pip, gave us an extremely warm welcome which always makes a stay extra special knowing people really care about the quality of your time in their h...
stunning views and a great house
Location:
located in a very quiet and high position, just a couple of minutes drive from dunwich shops and the ferry terminal
the house is well appointed and thoughtfully kitted out with incidental items, from basic condiments to board games
the house layout works well and there was plenty of room for everyone
great location for brown lake that the whole family loved swimming, kayaking and sunbathing at
we spent a week in this lovely home just after the christmas festivities so we were looking for a relaxing spot for 3 families to enjoy each other's company
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5. Beachfront house with whale watching tower (from USD 251)

Cylinder Beach House is the ultimate accommodation that captures the true “Straddie Beach Holiday.” The main house is built with a whale watching tower where you can admire the beauty of Cylinder Beach and maybe spot a whale. This whole accommodation can host eight people and their pet. The main house has one large room with bunk beds for five people and a complete bathroom. There are two bedrooms and a viewing deck in the whale watching tower. Since it is at the top level, it has the best views of the sunrise and sunset. The tower and the house is connected by a deck where you can barbecue and dine outdoors. Gorge Walk, cafes and a surf club are a short distance away from this house.

Cylinder Beach House
30 reviews
House 8 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

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

6. Peaceful cottage in Straddie (from USD 103)

This 2-room cottage can easily accommodate four people with their pets. It is situated within the naturally peaceful bushland amongst the native wildlife and birds. The kitchen is fully furnished with all the basic necessities. The cottage also comes with a cozy outdoor barbecue area. Starfish on Straddie is just 1 km (0.62 miles) away from the beach and Gorge walk.

STARFISH ON STRADDIE
110 reviews
cottage 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
lovely relaxing space with everything you need provided
quiet and cosy at night
the second bedroom is small with a bunk bed but our kids were perfectly happy with it
the mattress on the main bed was very soft and indented but comfortable for one
great to be able to bring my little chihuahua
Cleanliness:
clean and neat
very clean and tidy
starfish cottage was so clean and had everything we needed
spacious, clean and well appointed accommodation
place was clean and tidy upon arrival
Host:
all facilities in good order
we had a couple of extra personal requests which she went above and beyond to accommodate
carolyn went out of her way to make our holiday fantastic
very nice place where to spend few relaxing days with the family
absolutely loved our stay and appreciated the fast, last minute booking request
Location:
quiet location
the dvds were a huge bonus
doggy area is fantastic and close to the beaches
we had a wonderful stay here and found everything just great
the check in and check out processes are simple and no fuss
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7. Secluded eco cabin (from USD 103)

This delightful eco cabin is stylishly designed with a mezzanine bedroom that can fit three people and an open plan layout for the lounge and dining areas. It is fully equipped with the general amenities like a fridge, a big screen plasma television, a washing machine, and the Weber Q barbeque out on the deck is an added bonus. It is situated in a natural environment and surrounded by greenery resulting in a stress-free holiday.

Straddie Beach Cabin
123 reviews
cabin 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the receptionist and the owners was fantastic and accommodated our needs
the shack was a little cold as it only has aircon not reverse cycle
only one of the large roller blind has a cord to open it
the shared pool area was an added bonus
everything we needed was provided
Cleanliness:
great value for money, and very clean and tidy
the cabin was clean and comfortable to stay in
the shack itself needed a good clean & some maintenance! not sure if the owners are aware of this
Host:
great deck with bbq, airconditioning and tv etc
beautiful resort, friendliest resort staff and the most gorgeous little shack
great resort with excellent facilities, excellent food
being able to lock the key in the box each time was so convenient as we could both come and go as we please and we didn't risk losing them while out & about
we used the dishwashing sachet cleaning all the dirty cups & glasses on arrival
Location:
check it out!
right across from the beach and all you need
the pool area is lovely, plenty of seating to chill out on, the beach is so close and so beautiful
great location, well kept resort
and there was also no cell service for my phone provider (optus)
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8. Family home with amazing views (from USD 251)

This two-level beach home is located at Point Lookout near pristine sandy beaches, shops, and cafes. The property has four bedrooms which makes it an ideal home for families or couples. The first floor has an open plan layout with a yard while a spacious covered deck with seating and a gourmet barbecue is located on the second floor. Popular beaches such as Cylinder, Deadman, and Frenchmans are just a few minutes walk from this house.

Ideal family holiday home - only minutes walk to shops and beaches
57 reviews
House 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
many little extras provided by the owners to make your stay enjoyable
beach chairs much appreciated
it suited us as it has dual living, so kids downstairs, adults upstairs
pleanty of room
it had everything we needed
Cleanliness:
accomodation was clean, and close to everything we needed
excellent location, brilliant layout, clean, tidy and had everything that we needed
everything we needed and more! extremely comfortable
the house was clean and fresh with all the mod cons
Host:
we had a very relaxing holiday
a fabulous family house, well appointed and in close proximity to all amenities and especially the beach
easily accomodated three couples and a couple of kids, with all having a wonderful time
house was great
awesome beach house for 2 families with kids
Location:
a wonderful "beach house"
walking distance to shops, beaches and parks
the beach house is like a home away from home in the perfect location in point lookout, close to everything
walking distance to the beach, pub, local shop and the best gelato & coffee
beautiful house
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9. Elegant house with Japanese influence (from USD 323)

This beautiful house designed with wooden interiors is able to host five people in its three bedrooms. Cypress House Point elegantly emulates a Japanese home with its wise use of space for a comfortable and tranquil stay. It is located in a natural setting exuding a relaxed and laid back environment. It is also near Cylinder, Deadies, Frenchmans, and Main Beach.

Cypress House Point Lookout
Point Lookout, QLD, AU
25 reviews
House 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the beds are super comfy
the outdoor shower was an added surprise
open all doors and windows, pour a drink and enjoy the peace
good beds, shower outside is great
good outdoor shower and good lounging places
Host:
a wonderful house set amongst the trees
great house - very thoughtful design
book and enjoypeter
four of us enjoyed a wonderful 3-night getaway here
we raided the pantry of spices and made the most amazing fresh prawn curry
Location:
beautiful beaches just a short walk away, and handy shop nearby
the house is just lovely
it was so peaceful and a very restful place to stay
our daughter has been asking to go back to that "awesome" house on straddie ever since
one of the best on the island and very well equiped
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10. Stunning waterfront beach house

Situated five-minutes away from Main Beach, this house has three bedrooms that can host six guests and a furry pet. Designed with wooden interiors and vibrant walls, you can easily feel relaxed and refreshed at this beach house. It has a fully furnished kitchen with appliances and a barbecue on the deck area. Gorge walk and popular cafes are also in the vicinity.

Pet friendly Beach House close to gorge walk
North Stradbroke Island, QLD, AU
20 reviews
House 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
just a minor problem with the fan in the main bedroom being incredibly noisy but otherwise faultless
only slight inconveniences were the toaster didnt work properly and the extracter fan light didnt work
the kitchen was well equipped and the deck was perfect for outdoor living
each bedroom had an overhead fan which was a bonus given the hot weather we experienced
the beds were very comfortable and there were plenty of sitting room inside and out
Cleanliness:
everything was reasonably clean and tidy
lovely and clean beautiful decor and great space in the bedrooms as well as upstairs
bedding was comfortable showers and toilets were clean
Host:
jo and peter were great hosts very responsive
you don't even need your car furthermore communications with the owners were really easy friendly and thoughtful
we thoroughly enjoyed our stay here jo was really helpful both prior to arrival and during our stay
friendly service clean homely feel with everything you need
Location:
excellent location near main beach
a friendly welcome well appointed and close to everything
2 minute walk to the beautiful gorge walk and very accessible to all the beaches
we had a a great time exploring the island with everything in walking distance
we recommend this place and hope to return on our next trip to stradbroke
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11. Renovated townhouse

This townhouse at Point Lookout has direct access to Cylinder Beach. Claytons on Cylinder has three bedrooms and can accommodate six people. It has every appliance that you would expect in a luxurious house such as an espresso machine, a Bose sound system, a kids television room, and a high-speed internet. The kitchen and the living room has breathtaking views of the ocean and it is also the best spot to witness the Straddie sunrise or sunset.

Claytons on Cylinder
North Stradbroke Island, QLD, AU
16 reviews
townhome 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the house was nice and clean kitchen well equipped and the view is spectacular we will be back
Host:
justin the owner was very helpful during the booking process and after
Location:
such a great place in the best location
thank you for providing such a well equipment apartment in the best location on the island
a beautiful property in a beautiful location
good small supermarket about 3 minutes walk
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12. Architect's retreat

This cozy townhouse in Point Lookout area is an ideal accommodation for two people along with their dog. Architect’s Retreat offers a fantastic view of the sea. It has one large bedroom with a queen size bed while the bathroom has a frameless walk-in shower designed with natural stone tiles. There is also a private tropical garden and a fire pit by the bedroom. The elevated deck at the living room has the best sea view. A Weber barbeque in an outdoor seating area is also provided. The dog-friendly Home Beach, Deadmans beach, and Cylinder beach are just a short walking distance away while Frenchman’s, Main Beach, and Straddie shops are further away.

Architect's Retreat- island style, pet friendly
39 reviews
townhome 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
well maintained and attractive property , very comfortable bed, nice bed linen, ceiling fans, bbq and modern bathroom
we had a great stay - a lovely quiet spot with everything we wanted and more! the large screen tv with netflix was a bonus !
this was our second stay at the architects retreat and it did not disappoint
it has everything you need and is well laid out
we could walk the dog down to the beach
Cleanliness:
the unit had everything we needed, was really lovely inside, and was in a great location
we found it catered to our needs very well the kitchen was clean and had everything we needed
Host:
finishings were good quality whilst overall maintaining a holiday home easy to maintain
it is dog friendly and handy to everything with all the mod cons
the owner was lovely to deal with
wonderful home away from home for us and our dog! clean and very comfortable!!
everything has been thought of and supplied
Location:
quiet, close to beaches, beautiful balcony
perfect in every way
close to the beaches
the deck off the main lounge was just so relaxing to enjoy the wonderful sea breezes
well equiped little place
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Stradbroke Island is the place to be

Water activities, a casual stroll on the beach or a historical walk, Stradbroke Island is a natural paradise that will surely keep you relaxed and recharge you during your vacation. Interested in sunbathing, swimming, surfing and whale watching? Experience it all here in Straddie.

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