Voted as the World’s most ‘liveable city’ for over five years, there are at least 101 different reasons to take a vacation to Melbourne. The top three most obvious reasons have to be the sun and the surf, with tourists flocking from all over the world every year to soak up some rays on the beach, followed by the relaxed and welcoming atmosphere that will soon have you grinning from ear to ear. Finally, a big pull is the wide range of activities you can do in Melbourne, from shopping, strolling around the bright and bustling Queen Victoria Market, seeing the latest art, and the fun nightlife. Firstly though, you’ll need somewhere to stay to soak up all that sand, surf and smiles, so book one of the best Airbnb Plus homes in Melbourne, Australia today.
If you want to get away and forget all of your worries, then this themed vacation rental might be your ideal choice. With its generous amounts of space and unique attention to detail, you’ll be swept away into a magical wonderland. The bedroom features cloud-shaped lamps and walls painted like the sky, making you feel as if you’re soaring in the sky when you’re just lying on the bed. In contrast, the dining room looks exactly like a forest with wooden tree trunk seats, a woodland scenery on the walls and even astroturf on the floor. This really is a unique accommodation!
Top guest reviewsthe bed felt like a cloud and the egg chair was so comfortablean amazing stay at a magical apartmenteverything really comfortable and amenities greatthe photos do this apartment every bit of justicegreat setup within the room nice for nature loversvery clean and well designedthe apartment was so spacious and clean and when i say clean i mean immaculatevery clean and a great place to escape and relaxthe apartment was incredibly creative clean comfortable and romanticthanks for the wonderful hospitality it was clean and magical just like the pictures described
Host:the hosts were amazing toothank you to the hosts for this experienceamazing space and friendly hostsamazing stay the hosts were extremely helpfulamazing place to stay and great hostsRead more reviewsunique apartment in an awesome locationamazing location and such a unique apartmentbrilliant location and really unique decorawesome place and great locationawesome location maybe a 5 minute walk from flinders st
Just one block away from Chinatown, this happy and cozy apartment is ideal for couples who want to stay in the throbbing central area of Melbourne. The apartment is compact but well designed so that it doesn’t feel too tight. The dining area is next to the large window so that the light floods into the room, while the seating area has a comfortable sofa with a flat screen television on the wall. There is even a kitchenette on site. The bedroom is particularly cozy with a queen sized bed, specialist room-darkening shades, a smart TV, and an ensuite bathroom.
Top guest reviewswe recommend 65degrees 4 minutes walk away for coffee and breakfastfab location fab communication and service and i took photos of the bed/couch designs for ideas for homethe table proved useful for enjoying indoor dinners while watching netflixthe apartment is very clean comfortable and has the added touch of delicious coffee and other amenitiesits ha been a very wonderful experience to live in jerome’s apartmentclean warm and comfortablethe place is clean and cozyhis house is clean and cozythe room was clean and tidybathroom is sparkling clean
Host:great host we thoroughly enjoyed ourselvesthe host is very kindjerome was a great hostjerome is an awesome hostjerome is an amazing hostRead more reviewsawesome location and cosy placelocation is great for you to explore central melbournewalking distance to everything it's amazinglocation was great with plenty of food and entertainment within walking distance and transport so close bythe location is really convenient many good restaurants nearby
Overlooking Victoria Harbour, this modern apartment has three bedrooms and can sleep up to eight guests in total. The first two bedrooms feature queen-sized beds whilst the third room features a twin. Each room is elegantly decorated with neutral undertones and subtle color-pops. The bedrooms share up to two full bathrooms. The kitchen is narrow but spacious and we are particularly fond of the long breakfast table which all of your guests can sit around and enjoy a communal meal. The property is just a short walk to attractions such as the Etihad Stadium, the Docklands, and Crown Entertainment Precinct.
Top guest reviewsthe heater is strong and can keep the apartment warmthis apartment was amazing it fit 8 of us really well the sofa bed was super comfyslightly difficult to find the apartment initially but subsequently easy after the first timein the heart of melbourne this home has three bedrooms and two bathrooms a nice kitchen and a balconygreat location excellent apartment clean and spacious with all amenities we neededeverything was clean and tidyvery clean stylish and well appointed apartmentmon's place was clean and stylishit’s sparkling clean and well decoratedspotlessly clean would happily recommend to other travellers- thanks xx
Host:lovely apartment and great hosthost is friendly and approachablethank you mon for being a great hosthost is quick in response friendly and helpfulbe sure to get directions from the hostRead more reviewsgreat location for food and shoppinggreat location and nice apartmentgreat place location close to everythingbest location to stay ingreat central cbd area
This bright apartment for two guests is one of the best locations in terms of access to amenities, historical sites, and entertainment. It is another open-plan design, this time featuring a large black leather sofa, a small pine-wood dining area, and a compact full kitchen. We like that although the property is open-plan, the double-sized bedroom does feel slightly separate because it is up a few short steps on a different level. The studio is also in a secure location near the Parliament House.
Top guest reviewsthe apartment has excellent heating/aircon and is more than spacious for two peoplethe apartment was attractive and consistent with the photos on the websitethere's a full kitchen dishwasher tv wifi a really comfy bed and the bathroom is adorablemy daughter particularly enjoyed access to netflix while i particularly enjoyed the comfy bedvery comfortable bed and netflix on the teleclean nicely decorated placesuper clean and well appointedit was spotless and very comfortablethe apartment is clean and stylishsuper clean in the better end of the cbd
Host:john was an amazing hostjohn was an awesome hostoutstanding host who’s went out of his way to accommodate usjohn is a great hostjohn was very thoughtful & helpful a great hostRead more reviewsgreat location and close to everythingamazing apartment in a great locationa superb place fantastic locationfabulous place in the middle of cbdclose to easy and free public transport
This luxurious and spacious studio for three guests comes with its own patio so that you can sit back and unwind after a busy day exploring Melbourne. This vacation rental oozes with vintage chic, perfect for your stay in Melbourne with your loved ones. There is a large kitchen on the property, and organic toiletries are available for your use. A nice seating area is found near the queen-sized bed. The property is located in Carlton which is a friendly area filled with amazing cafes, markets, gardens, and restaurants.
Top guest reviewsbathroom is spacious lots of natural light heater and car park were handy 10/10the bed and sofa bed were both comfortable and beautifully made with quality linenbright & airy accommodation providing comfy beds good quality furnishings etcbed was super comfortablekitchen is fully equipped and easy to usevery clean and secureclean and modern well equippedthe whole place was sparkling cleanthe apartment was very clean and comfortable to stay inthe accommodation is very clean and stylish
Host:the hosts were very helpfuljared and kirsty are super hosts very attentivethank you jared and kristy for your kind hospitalityshe is very helpful and provided me with lots of useful info during my staykristy is a great hostRead more reviewsreally cute place in the middle of melbournegreat studio close to central citygreat location walk to everythingfantastic location in a great neighbourhoodperfect location with easy parking
This bright luxury apartment features floor-to-ceiling windows so that you can truly enjoy the skyline view. The immaculate living room comes with plenty of seating options and a large flat screen television with Netflix. The bedroom has a queen-sized bed and mirrored wardrobes which perfectly reflect the view from the window. Walking into the property leads you straight into the well-equipped kitchenette area, before entering into the spacious living room. The property is just a stone’s throw away from many fantastic eateries, the shopping hubs of Bourke St Mall, the Melbourne Central, and the Emporium.
Top guest reviewsthe view of the apartment is stunningamazing apartment with all amenities neededthe view from the apartment was fantastichigh quality furnishings lovely bathroom and a fantastic viewbeautiful modern apartment with wonderful viewsvery clean and stylishvery clean and tidy roomthe apartment is so amazing clean tidy morden comfortable with clean carpetthe apartment was very clean and stylishsparkling clean with a comfortable bed
Host:great host with very quick responseshost is very communicative and helpfullovely host and very accommodating in check in and outour host hayley was lovely and provided us with all the information we neededhayley was a superb host always very quick to respondRead more reviewsbeautiful apartment close to everythinglocation is great everything you need is close bygreat location in heart of cbdamazing apartment perfect city locationexcellent location within walking distance to most of the main tourist attractions
Situated centrally, this Melbourne apartment is close to excellent transport in the city and is handy for the Convention Centre. The unit sleeps up to five guests in two bedrooms. There is a bathroom and a fully equipped kitchen. WiFi and a television are supplied, as is a hairdryer, washer, and dishwasher. Self-check-in makes for easy access. Safety features include good lighting on the entrance pathway, and it’s step-free. Guests enjoy the information provided by the host on tips of where to go and how to get around the city. There’s a patio that provides pleasant views, and guests have access to a swimming pool.
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
2.05 km (1.3 mi) from Melbourne MuseumSuperhost
Top guest reviewscomfy beds and beautiful views from balconyplace was a little smaller then photos would suggest but very nice apartment with nice viewsthe beds are super comfy and having the patio in your apartment is a plusi would highly recommend this stay beautiful apartment with amazing viewsgreat location clean apartment with all the amenities you needclean and very modern apartmentsthe cleanliness of paul's apartment was excellentclean tidy and modern unit with comfy beds and a nice showerthe room was nice and cleanthe apartment was clean and comfortable
Host:amazing host with fast responsesgreat host thanks paulit was such a great response by the host toothank youpaul is such a nice host really enjoy our stay at his apartmentpaul was extremely fast at replying to emails and he was the perfect hostRead more reviewsthe location is absolutely idealgreat shopping close bythe location is perfectan absolutely lovely apartment close to everythingfantastic location and beautiful apartment
This apartment with contemporary decor has an air-conditioned bedroom and en-suite bathroom. Located in the prestigious South Yarra neighborhood of Melbourne this rental for three people also features an open plan living room. The full-kitchen at this property is equipped ensuring you can prepare meals with ease. High chair, baby bath and a cot are also available for those traveling with kids.
Top guest reviewsthe couch and bed are comfortablevery glad for amenities in the apartment such as washing machine and dryerthe apartment looks exactly like the photos - super stylish and modernthe kitchen amenities were in good functioning order perfect for anyone who wishes to do some light cookingquiet street with a comfortable bed and great amenitiesgood clean playto stayeverything was very clean when we arrivedit was very clean and comfortableexcellent space very clean and sophisticatedsuper clean stylish and comfy apartment
Host:they were also extremely responsive and communicative throughout the reservation processelle was a super sweet hostcheck-in was easy as hosts provided detailed instructionsthanks chris & elle for being a great host we surely had a great time therechris and elle were very accomodating and helpful hostsRead more reviewsgreat location and easy access to public transportationlocation is perfect tram stops and metro station are within walking distancegreat location and very accessibleperfect location easy access to public transport close to shopping centers and cafésgetting into the central melbourne is easy too with the train station close by
This luxurious apartment offers all the comfort you expect from your ideal holiday home in Melbourne. This apartment for two people has a bedroom with a comfortable queen bed. The en-suite bathroom at this rental includes complimentary toiletries and towels for guests’ convenience. The charming rental also features a large 43-inch flat-screen TV for guests’ entertainment. Located in the heart of the city, this apartment is near many restaurants, bars and tourist spots of Melbourne, great for those who like to explore the neighborhood locale.
Top guest reviewsgreat city apartment with an amazing viewgreat location with comfortable living space and nice views of the cityfabulous apartment in melbourne cbd with great coffee and dining options in the areaeasy check in process and comfortable stay with a great viewthere are some cafes and breakfast place downstairs so it's very easy to find foodclean and tidy placeexcellent spot - very clean and comfortableclean compact and comfortablei also noted cleanliness as although the area was reasonably clean there were stains on the loungereally clean and easy to go around
Host:chammy was a good hostshe is a good hostchammy was a lovely hostchammy is also such a wonderful hostthe host is also very kind and prompt to answer our questionsRead more reviewsexcellent location in heart of melbournegreat location close to everythinggreat location neat and tidygreat location was super close to where we needed to get towalk in and relax
10. Budget friendly one-bedroom apartment for four guests near Kingston and city center (from USD 69)
Small groups fo travelers on the budget can save a few bucks and stay in this affordable and cozy little flat big enough for four guests. This charming property is just five minutes away from Kingston, and 10 minutes to the city center via car. It’s walking distance to the Canberra Glassworks, National Gallery, and the Fyshwick Fresh Food Markets. The property also promises a king-sized bed, a sofa-bed and basic toiletries in the bathroom, as well as a washer. Guests can make ample use of the Wifi, the kitchenette big enough for basic meal prep for the lazy nights you just want to stay in. Make the most out of your stay at Canberra and enjoy the vibrant city right from where you are staying to every pit stop you’ll be making.
Top guest reviewscomfortable room with high standard furniturewifi was good and i was even able to do a little study at the pull out deskwe had a very comfortable stayit was cozy and warm and full of fantastic personalised touchesour stay was extremely comfortable and we would certainly like to come back if we are in canberra againeverything was clean and tidyclean tidy and thoughtfully organisedlovely clean and cosy spacethe place was really clean snd tidythe space is warm and very clean and tidy
Host:highly responsive friendly hostthey were lovely hosts and quick to communicate withsusi was very responsive and a great communicatorvery responsive host and super easy self check in and outalana and susi just like people in canberra in genral are very hospitable and helpfulRead more reviewsgood location too - not far away from the main areagreat location and easy check ina great place with location and valuegreat location and free parking areait was very close to major attractions
Another luxury apartment with fantastic views, this time of the Kings Domain Gardens and the Shrine of Remembrance. We love the stylish color coordination in the property as it creates a very relaxing mood. The bedroom is spacious and comes with an ensuite, not to mention that the modern kitchen is stocked with all new appliances. Nothing can beat sitting at the little dining area to enjoy your breakfast as you admire the views offered by the floor-to-ceiling glass windows. The host really goes out of their way to ensure that you have the best stay, there are even travel cards available in the property for guests.
Southbank, Victoria, Australia
2.97 km (1.9 mi) from Melbourne Museum
Top guest reviewsnice to have your breakfast sitting there and enjoying the viewthe apartment is exactly like the photos on profilethe apartment is beautiful with a fantastic view and super locationsandra’s apartment is super cosy and had an amazing viewa lovely apartment which does indeed have a great view of the shrinethe apartment is very clean and comfortablethe apartment was spotlessly cleanthe apartment was very clean and had everything one would needit’s kodern and clean yet quiet but safethe apartment is stylish and clean and well equipped for any sort of occasion
Host:friendly and helpful hoststhank you so much sandra for your great hostssandra is a great host and checking and all comms were really smoothysandra was accommodating and helpful to our requestsvery warm and friendly hostRead more reviewsbeautiful place near melbourne centrethe location is great cbd just 15 mins walk awaylocation was perfect for usi pretty much walk around from the locationexcellent location and everything you could need
This adorable compact open-plan studio is ideal for couples looking to stay in the heart of Melbourne. The bedroom features a standard double bed, while the sitting area is comfortable and has a large flat screen television with colorful throws and cushions to relax on. The kitchenette is well equipped with both an electric stove and an oven. There is plenty of character throughout the property, and past guests particularly loved the art deco windows.
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
1.51 km (1.0 mi) from Melbourne Museum
Top guest reviewsthe apartment was otherwise very quiet and thankfully devoid of climate control systems common in many hotelsjaynes apartment is really lovely hugh high windows with lots of natural lightbed was super comfortablea great cosy apartment in the centre of town with everything you needa beautiful art deco style apartment with clean thoughtful amenities and touches throughoutbathroom decent sized clean and modernthe place is very tidy clean and comfortablejayne’s apartment is clean modern and comfortablethe apartment was spotlessly clean well appointed and great to have nice towels and linen thanks jaynetidy and clean apartment had everything i needed
Host:the host is super responsivejayne was a fantastic hostjayne is a wonderful hostshe was very accommodating and friendlyjayne is an amazing hostRead more reviewsthe location is excellentthe location is super fantasticthe location is superb everything accessible on walking distancethe location is also great right in the heart of the cityamazing location and great food just metres away
Located in central Footscray, this elegant apartment can sleep up to four guests. The apartment is in an area well-known for culture and the arts. Just a short walk from the train station, it’s convenient for getting to the sites in Melbourne. If you have a car. there’s free parking on the premises. You’ll be comfortable with bathroom and bedroom essentials supplied. For entertainment, there’s a television and free WiFi. Enjoy the fully equipped kitchen where you can prepare your own meals. A dishwasher is supplied for cleaning up afterward. A hairdryer and coffee maker are available as well.
Footscray, Victoria, Australia
5.87 km (3.7 mi) from Melbourne Museum
Top guest reviewsapartment was as described with some excellent touches to make the stay perfecthighly recommended for an enjoyable stay well equipped kitchen and comfortable sofas in the lounge areagreat apartment made for a fantastic stayvery clean and cozynice clean comfortable place to staythe apartment was very clean and tidythe place is clean n quietvincent's place was clean and new
Host:the host was great very responsiveas always super hostgreat property and fantastic hostvincent is a good hosta big thank you to vincent he was a wonderful hostRead more reviewscute place located conveniently near train stationlocation wise also very near just 3-4 minutes walking distance from foots scray stationawesome location for anyone doing anything with victoria universitya perfect recommendation it’s close to the footscray stationa fantastic location with excellent facilities
The hosts have worked hard to create an iconic home away from home for their guests. There is a collection of unique artwork throughout the property and we love the blue painted wooden-paneled flooring. The kitchen is well equipped and there is a full dining room. The outside of the property is graffitied with various designs and artworks, and you can use the onsite bikes free of charge. Stay at this vacation rental if you wish to experience the local life!
Fitzroy, Victoria, Australia
677 meters (0.5 mi) from Melbourne MuseumSuperhost
Top guest reviewsnicola’s fitzroy apartment was perfectnicola’s apartment is the perfect fitzroy spotloved the street view from the lounge room windowsapartment has a great mix of old and new - a bit like fitzroy itselfspacious great apt in a victorian building over the standard store on a fitzroy shopping streetvery clean and attention to detailthe apartment was decorated beautifully and was very cleanthe apartment spotless comfortable light and much more spacious than expecteda lovely flat bright and clean in a great location
Host:hosts were really helpfulshe is an accomplished host of a wonderful homestaff in shop downstairs friendly and helpfulthe hosts and store staff were very warm and welcomingshop staff underneath the department were very friendly and helpfulRead more reviewsabsolutely amazing place and locationgreat apartment close to melbourne's cultural hubexcellent location for public transportation as well as great restaurants nearbystylish really well located and spacious apartmentit’s located above a cool shop in the heart of one of melbourne’s best neighborhoods
This stylish apartment comes with an amazing view of the Yarra River and Port Phillip Bay. Moreover, it is within walking distance of the Crown Casino, Melbourne Aquarium, South Wharf DFO, and Melbourne Convention Centre. There are two queen-sized bedrooms with large windows and there is a bathroom for each bedroom so that there won’t be any early morning arguments. The kitchen area has everything you need, plus a few extras, and past guests loved that the two bright dining areas, one inside and one on the outdoor patio.
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
2.4 km (1.5 mi) from Melbourne Museum
Top guest reviewsgreat apartment with spectacular viewsgreat apartment with wonderful views over melbournethe views are amazing from the living room / kitchen and balcony areafrom the furniture decor & the amazing views felt very cosy & comfortablegreat apartment with amazing viewthe space was very cleanthe place was super clean and the living room was spaciousthe feel of the apartment is very modern and clean just as the pictures indicatethe property itself was beautiful clean and comfythe bedrooms and bathrooms were comfortable clean and well equipped
Host:the host was so lovelyhighly recommend this apartment and hosthost was amazing with quick responses even met us upon arrival and showed us to the penthousethe host was very accommodating perfect penthouseowners very helpful and friendlyRead more reviewsgreat location in the citygreat location also very quieta fantastic apartment in a great locationgreat space in an amazing location in melbourne's cbdthis is a beautiful apartment in a fantastic location
Don't forget the sunscreen
With so much to see and do to keep you busy in Melbourne, you’ll be happy to rest once you get back home to one of these fantastic vacation rentals, so don’t procrastinate and book today. Oh, and, of course, don’t forget to pack your sunscreen!
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