7 Best Stayz Accommodations In Williamstown, Australia - Updated 2024

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Melbourne’s central business district can be often chaotic. Fortunately, there are tons of options for city dwellers to relax and unwind. One of those options is taking a short break from the city to enjoy the sea breeze of Williamstown, Australia. Known as Melbourne’s first port settlement, Williamstown Australia is an idyllic suburban dream filled with maritime museums, piers, and landmarks. Apart from Stayz, travelers have plenty of lovely Airbnb vacation rentals and posh hotels in Williamstown to choose from as well.

It’s the perfect place if you want to simply be one with nature or to temporarily remove yourself from the chaos of the big city. There are tons of attractions to try when you visit this place, like Williamstown Beach. Williamstown, Australia is simply the place to be if you want to quickly get away from the city. So make sure to check out these best Stayz accommodations in Williamstown, 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 03, 2024.

1. Downtown Williamstown apartment (from USD 66)

Enjoy a stay in one of Melbourne’s oldest suburbs where you can find historical museums, lovely beaches, and fun things to do. Booking this wonderful vacation apartment for rent puts Williamstown’s many attractions within arm’s reach. When you’re not out exploring or taking a ferry cruise, you can relax and recharge by reading a book or having tea in the garden.

The kitchenette is adequate for making small and simple meals, and guests will have a free continental breakfast on their first day. There’s also a grill, so you can try your hand at an authentic Aussie barbeque while you’re here.

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Williamstown, Victoria, Australia
Apartment 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

2. The Terrace in Williamstown (from USD 121)

If you’re going on a trip to a historic town, it’s a good idea to stay at a historic home as well. The Terrace in Williamstown might not be an outright historic property, but its aesthetics are very much a nod to the suburb’s rich culture. Book this monthly rental and dive into Williamstown’s heritage. Join a ghost walk tour and visit haunted hotspots, or try more modern activities such as seaplane rides.

Chill and relax during your downtime by catching sports games and local shows on the TV. Hungry? The fully equipped kitchen lets you prepare a variety of dishes, especially with access to many fresh ingredients. The home also has a laundry area with its own washer and dryer, so you won’t need to look for a laundromat.

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Williamstown, Victoria, Australia
PRIVATE VACATION HOME 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

3. Sleek and neat family apartment (from USD 119)

For your Melbourne trip, take the family to Williamstown to enjoy a quiet, laid-back suburban retreat. Take advantage of the home’s amenities such as the speedy Wi-Fi, as well as air-conditioning and heating systems. The building has its own washer and dryer machines to facilitate longer stays. Moreover, while the apartment has a well-appointed kitchen, don’t miss out on the great dining options that are in the area.

Apart from the local establishments, this vacation rental in Williamstown is also close to several green spaces, such as Robertson Reserve and Commonwealth Reserve. These parks become extra-lively once a month as Commonwealth Reserve hosts Williamstown Craft Market every third Sunday, while Robertson Reserve is where the dog-friendly Williamstown Farmers Market is held every second Sunday.

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Williamstown, Victoria, Australia
Apartment 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

4. The Cottage (from USD 66)

If you want an affordable and quaint place to stay in Williamstown, then definitely check out The Cottage. It’s a no-frills, straightforward holiday rental in Williamstown that will surely suit your every need.

A simple freestanding studio apartment, The Cottage offers WiFi, barbeque equipment, air conditioning, and a complete kitchen set. The Cottage is perfect for those who want to stay longer in Williamstown. Guests of The Cottage adored how it’s situated near the ferries, coffee shops, and the botanic garden. The sea breeze coming from the beach is also a huge plus.

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Williamstown, Victoria, Australia
Apartment 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

5. The apartment that is one with nature

This cozy apartment complex is pretty historic. The Botanic Apartments Williamstown was first built in 1909 and has now been extended into a gorgeous apartment complex. The apartments are close to the famous Williamstown Beach and Williamstown Botanic Gardens. Their large master suite has a gorgeous king-sized bed that has a bathroom complete with a walk-in vanity and shower. They also have a cottage that offers glimpses of the beach. It’s perfect for an afternoon of just relaxing with friends and family.

This vacation rental is the perfect place in Williamstown if you are celebrating something huge like a wedding or an anniversary. The fact that it’s nearby The Botanic Gardens is a major plus for anyone who yearns for nature. The Botanic Apartments Williamstown also offers free WiFi.

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Williamstown, Victoria, Australia
Apartment 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

6. Ultimate staycation at the Walter Residence

The Walter Residence is perfect for a staycation. Those who want to escape will love the fairy tale vibes of this enchanting home. If the bustling CBD of Melbourne becomes too much, you can simply drive to Williamstown and get a night or two for yourself. What makes the Walter Residence ideal for a weekend away from the city, is its wide backyard complete with a swimming pool and hot tub. The backyard and swimming pool combo is perfect for a barbeque party matched with a couple of beers. This property has five large bedrooms. It’s also near Williamstown Beach which means a nice rendezvous at the beach is possible any time. The cozy interior gives a relaxing feel to anyone who rents the place. Former guests rave about the stunning features of the property and how it’s just a walking distance to everything that Williamstown has to offer.

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10 reviews   Wifi Available
House 9 Guests 5 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 9
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy :

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the pool/spa is a bonus
Large home was very comfortable for our extended family Separate living areas ideal for quiet time for the little ones after spending all day in the pool
Loved the pool the large spaces and the way that everything provided had been carefully thought through
The property was exceptionally clean and everything you needed was supplied A large home perfect for families sharing and
It was an extremely clean and comfortable place to stay
We will be back again for a family reunion and would highly recommend this property to anyone who is looking for a house that is above all standards and expectations
The Walter Residence is an amazing property from the minute we walked in everything was well thought out
The pool and spa were fantastic and we enjoyed every minute of being there
it has a very homely feel to the house and we were so delighted to enjoy this beautiful residence as a family
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7. A cottage in the woods

This quaint bed and breakfast is a wine and nature journey combined. A two-minute drive away from the center of Williamstown, Barossa’s Pine Vale Cottage Bed & Breakfast is a treat away from the city. At this bed and breakfast, you can enjoy a relaxing tour of the famous Barossa wine district. Close to its doorsteps is a collection of wineries. You can easily buy a good bottle of wine and take a tour of the forest that surrounds it. There are also parks nearby where you can bring your wine and cheese set and simply enjoy a quiet hour or two. This rental also has a heated hot tub where you can chill and enjoy the views. Barossa’s Pine Vale Cottage is a three-bedroom and two-bathroom property, perfect for friends and family.

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4 reviews  
House 7 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 7
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The beds were super comfy & although very cold outside the house was warm & cozy
The host met us on our arrival & were friendly & extremely helpful
Absolutely beautiful will definitely be back again one day
It was a good base to head out on our wine tours & so nice to come home & relax in the hot tub
We had everything we needed & more
House is beautiful & clean with nothing to fault for convenience
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The perfect weekend getaway

Williamstown, Australia is a perfect weekend getaway. Here you can unwind and relax, away from the turmoil of your daily city life. These fantastic Stayz accommodations will soothe away your woes and you will surely enjoy your time here.

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Frequently asked questions about the best Stayz accommodations in Williamstown

1. Which Stayz accommodations in Williamstown are suitable for families?

Stayz has options for families visiting Williamstown. This sleek and neat family apartment can accommodate small families and even has baby amenities available. Meanwhile, the downtown Williamstown apartment only allows children 13 years old and above.

2. Which Stayz accommodations in Williamstown have parking?

If you’re renting a car for your Melbourne trip, you’ll need a spot for your vehicle. The downtown Williamstown apartment, along with The Cottage offer street parking. The Terrace in Williamstown has both off-street and on-street parking.

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