Top 11 Airbnb Plus Homes In Sydney, Australia - Updated 2021

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With iconic wonders such as the Harbour Bridge and the Opera House, as well as the likes of its famous beaches, it’s little wonder that Sydney’s spell has proven irresistible to many travelers down the years. If you’re hankering for an Australian adventure and wish to experience this vibrant city in style, you’ll want to make sure you’re staying in the very best accommodation. These top Airbnb Plus homes are a great place to start if you’re looking for one.

1. Chic retreat close to Sydney's nightlife (from USD 70)

A great couple’s retreat, this property is in an excellent location in the Woolloomooloo neighborhood, close to Kings Cross station and the area’s markets, not to mention that it is near to the waterfront at Elizabeth and Rushcutters bays. Its position also places it right in the heart of Sydney’s popular restaurant district and close to numerous nightspots, as well as within easy reach of this vibrant city’s many central attractions. This stylish and clean property comes with a queen-size double bed, full-kitchen facilities - should you wish to eat in rather than sample the local eateries - and a balcony.

Home Away from Home
Potts Point, New South Wales, Australia
207 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
also melanie has prepared the flat iron already sooo sweet
we loved our stay at mel’s apartment
i would highly recommend her apartment to anyone visiting sydney sam&sharon
the apartment was stocked up clean and had a washer and dryer hookup
her apartment is perfect and has a full kitchen as well as washer and dryer
it is clean organized and well-appointed
the apartment was clean and decorated nicely
it's clean and she's decorated it really nicely
nice tidy and clean
the house was neat and clean
she was the best host
the owner mel is great too
host melanie is super nice
melanie was an amazing host and made us feel very welcome
she was incredibly helpful and responsive
the location is great
great location to access cbd
the location was great close to everything we needed
the location of the apartment is perfect
first of all location was fantastic right near kings cross station
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2. Contemporary apartment with private courtyard (from USD 109)

A great option for small families or small groups of friends, this modern two-bedroom apartment is capable of sleeping up to four people. Located in Sydney’s stylish north shore neighborhood of Kirribilli, it is close to the iconic Harbour Bridge and Luna Park amusement park - perfect for family fun. The local vicinity is also chock full of restaurants for enjoying a slap-up meal or two. At the end of a busy day, this highly-rated property will make a great home-from-home - its stylish interior includes a full kitchen, Wi-Fi access, and laundry facilities. There’s even a private patio courtyard where you can unwind.

Contemporary Apartment with Courtyard
Kirribilli, New South Wales, Australia
129 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very comfortable bed and sofa
the apartment itself has everything you need with plenty of home comforts and nice touches
generous supplies quality linens made for a very comfortable stay
just stayed with my elderly mother for six nights and had a fabulous stay in gail’s apartment
glad we had another opportunity to enjoy this delightful apartment
so clean and tidy
great place super clean and comfortable
gail’s house is spotlessly clean and stylish
the house is spotlessly clean and designed with artistic thoughts
the apartment is spotlessly clean with a modern fresh atmosphere
great host
she was very responsive to any questions/queries we had
gail is a awesome host
directions and check-in were very clear and the hosts are responsive
great place great host
the location is good
great place in great location
great location and beautifully equipped unit
great place in a great location would definitely recommend
great location especially for tourists who want to be close to the harbour and public transportation
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3. Private room with views of Harbour Bridge and outdoor pool (from USD 87)

Romantic getaways don’t come much more impressive than this stunning two-person room which enjoys its own large patio balcony with views of the harbor and the famous Harbour Bridge. As if that wasn’t enough to entice couples looking for a great city break, then the property’s access to an outdoor pool is sure to do so. It also boasts access to tennis courts and a gym, for those who wish to enjoy a little sport during their trip. The property itself is also just 20 minutes away from the central business district on foot, should your visit be for work instead of pleasure, while the busy restaurants, bars, and casino in the immediate area will likely prove enticing whatever the purpose of your trip.

Private Rm & bth Harbour Bridge View Apartment with pool.
Pyrmont, New South Wales, Australia
173 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great balcony with an awesome view and comfortable seating
the room was neat and the views were stunning
great apartment with tremendous views
the views from the apartment are amazing
great bathroom kitchen and balcony
everything was immaculately clean
very clean apartment and state of the art building
it is very clean and well equiped
the place is beautiful and very clean
the room and bathroom were really clean and stylish
sue & gary were excellent hosts
gary and sue were delightful hosts
sue & gary were amazing hosts
sue and gary were delightful hosts
the hosts sue and gary make you feel very welcome
amazing location super nice place
its location is very good
the location was very good
location was also great just 20 minutes far from the downtown sydney
nice apartment in a scenic location at a walking distance from darling harbour
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4. Modern, spacious apartment with incredible views (from USD 140)

This stylish, modern apartment is located on the top floor of the building and enjoys fantastic views across Sydney - making it another strong contender for couples or solo travelers eyeing up an unforgettable holiday experience. This spacious flat includes an open-plan kitchen, a dining and living area and a comfortable bedroom with a plush king-size bed. If you can tear yourself away from the patio’s beautiful views long enough, then the vibrant Newtown neighborhood awaits, with its mix of restaurants, bars, and shops on nearby King Street. It is also close to the university and the Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, should your stay be for work or study.

Modern, Spacious Apartment with Incredible Views
Newtown, New South Wales, Australia
131 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
couch is super comfortable
gorgeous light-filled apartment with an extraordinary view
the room has a great view with great high quality amenities
i loved my stay here very comfortable furnishings a well-stocked kitchen great wifi and a nice balcony
awesome apartment with a view for 2 nights
the apartment was clean and the bed very comfortable
and the whole place was super clean
the apartment is clean
extremely clean with a really comfy bed
nick's place is very comfortable and clean
host geoff was attentive and readily able to help
our hosts very nice and extremely helpful
hosts are excellent communicators
great place a regular customer consistent and great host
it was my first time in australia and geoff was very helpful & kind
fab location - 8 mins stroll from macdonaldtown train station
it’s location was great
great location everything you need
a central but quiet unit in a very secure building
sylish apartment in a great location
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5. Secret courtyard studio apartment near Central Station (from USD 121)

This stylish, converted warehouse studio flat is well-placed for Sydney’s Central Station - making it a great contender for those who wish to explore the wider region and not just the city center. Located in the hip Surry Hills area, with its mix of galleries, fashion boutiques, restaurants and small bars, the flat is also well-placed for those hoping to take in top-flight cricket action at the nearby ground. The light and airy apartment includes kitchenette facilities for cooking up simple meals, an open plan dining/living space, and a private outdoor patio area.

Secret Courtyard Studio Apartment near Central Station
Surry Hills, New South Wales, Australia
252 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great location we loved the beautiful light-filled modern apartment
comfortable bed beautiful courtyard and very clean
the bathroom is newly renovated and stunning
it’s a unique private space modern comfortable and cosy
we highly recommend this apartment in surrey hills
the place is new and clean especially the toilet sparkling clean
it is sparklingly clean
the apartment worked well for us — it was nicely decorated clean and plenty spacious
the listing is bright spacious and clean with a small front yard
check in was easy and the bathroom is very big and clean
lovely hosts as well
lovely and thoughtful host
the owners were fantastic in answering my requests and very hospitable
ed is a generous host
great host and cosy place
easy walk to central train station
the location is excellent
great location super quiet studio
the location was perfect
really good location close to central station which makes it a very easy trip to and from the airport
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6. Designer loft in downtown Sydney (from USD 202)

Well-placed for a number of popular neighborhoods, this stylish loft flat features a host of charming designer touches - from a desk made out of railway sleepers to exposed timber beams in the roof. Its position bordering on the business district, and close to the likes of Surry Hills and Newtown, also puts it within easy reach of local eateries, university campus buildings and the Central and Redfern stations. Guests also have access to their own kitchen, full bathroom and a decked terrace where they can soak up that summer sun.

++ Luxe Warehouse in Best Location, as seen on TV!
Chippendale, New South Wales, Australia
165 reviews
Entire apartment 3 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
nice touches like coffee and tea at the apartment and a fantastic courtyard for a morning coffee
the bed was really comfy the tv was great and the outside courtyard was also really nice
charming and well-appointed apartment with beautiful outdoor space
very stylish "warehouse" apartment with good amenities and very clean
the apartment is very beautiful stylish quiet and has everything you need
it was a clean and tidy property
the apartment is verry clean
the space itself was spotless and so welcoming
was a great clean comfortable compact apartment
danni's place was immaculately clean
the host was very accommodating and easy to communicate with
danni’s a great host and communicator
danni is a great host
danni was a great host and everything was ready when we got there
danninis very helpful and provide us many useful tips
great location in walking distance of everything
great location and very quiet
great location in a quiet neighborhood while still being close to everything
great stylish flat close to the bus stop and redfern station
dannis place is located in a trendy suburb within easy transport links to the central city
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7. Luxury apartment in the heart of Surry Hills (from USD 113)

Those who wish to be in the heart of Sydney’s vibrant Surry Hills neighborhood may wish to consider this luxury flat - which is perfect for solo travelers or couples. The stylish interior features open plan kitchen and living areas, as well as a full bathroom. It even has its own courtyard where guests can unwind in the open air. Guests loved its proximity to local attractions and the ease when it comes to getting to other parts of the city. They also hailed the range of eateries and bars in the local area.

Unwind in a Luxury Apartment in Heart of Surry Hills
Surry Hills, New South Wales, Australia
207 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we especially loved the double shower the modern kitchen courtyard and original artwork
it's a stunning apt in a great part of the city lots of cafes stores markets and restaurants
beautiful light-filled apartment in a wonderful location
the owner left full sized amenities such as shampoo and shower gel and was very responsive
we loved the outdoor area for our breakfasts and for having a relaxing drink
it’s clean and comfortable
impeccably decorated and pristinely clean
the apartment itself is clean and wonderfully appointed
this is a beautiful and clean home
marshall’s place was extremely clean
marshall was a fantastic host
marshall was an excellent host who responded immediately to questions
marshall was a great host very helpful
host very helpful and accessible
marshall was a great host - very responsive and provided us wth everything we needed
the location is ideal also
loved the location with a million wonderful restaurants located nearby
location was great 10mins walk from central station
marshall’s place was close to everything in a great location
easy location and walking distance to nearby suburbs and the city
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8. Stunning home with terrace and Harbour Bridge view (from USD 486)

Set in a beautiful historic home, the spacious accommodation is suitable for a maximum of eight persons and offers picturesque vistas of Harbour Bridge. Spend some rejuvenating time in sheer luxury as you indulge in swimming at leisure in its private pool and enjoy a string of contemporary conveniences. The locality is in proximity to the town’s central business district and only minutes away from facilities like bars, cafes, and restaurants. Sydney Airport is just a 23-minute drive from here. Facilities like self check-in, hairdryer, coffeemaker, TV, Wi-Fi access, washer & dryer, and a full kitchen are provided to the guests.

47 Stunning 4bdr Home. Harbour Bridge View & Pool
Birchgrove, New South Wales, Australia
133 reviews
Entire house 5 Beds 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very comfortable house with awesome views
peter's place was tidy comfy bed and the view was absolutely amazing
we loved our stay here the beds were comfortable- great views and location
beautiful views & comfy beds what more could you ask for
the place was comfortable and had everything we needed
styling is amazing and cleanliness five stars
house was beautiful and clean and the locals in the street were very friendly thankyou peter
lovely and clean close to everything
beds were all super comfy and house was sparkling clean
house is stylish and clean some sharp edges to watch with little children but apart from that great
highly recommend our host and home
the host is very helpful too
peter is a great host
peter is a fantastic host
great place and wonderful host
awesome house great location
great location and easy transport options
fantastic house in a fantastic location
great location with transport and walking very easy
amazing house fantastic location highly recommend
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9. Modern, clean, quiet room in Camperdown house

Ideal for solo travelers or couples, this private room is located in a house on the edge of Newtown, close to local parks. Guests enjoy access to a private bathroom, a well-equipped kitchen, and a living room during their stay. It is also well-placed for food fans, thanks to the area’s mix of restaurants as well as the popular farmers’ markets at the nearby Carriageworks. Those hoping to explore the wider area will also find the local train station and other transport links for the downtown area. Past guests raved about the location and aesthetics of the house.

Modern, Clean, Quiet Room in Camperdown House
58 reviews
Private room 1 Bed

10. Inner city living in Studio Two apartment

Situated in Darlinghurst which is within walking distance of the city center and in a neighborhood crammed with restaurants, bars, and cafes, this studio flat is a great option for couples or small families looking to experience all that Sydney has to offer. The stylish property - which sleeps up to three people - comes complete with a full kitchen, laundry facilities, and designer decor, for a truly home-from-home experience. Past guests loved the flat’s decor, comfortable beds and praised the location.

West Avenue Studio 2
Darlinghurst, New South Wales, Australia
141 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

11. Inner city living in Studio One apartment

Owned by the same host as listing number two, and within the same building as well as neighborhood, this studio flat is another option for couples or small families. Not only are bars and restaurants within easy reach of the apartment, the waterfront and city core are also in the vicinity. Moreover, it is well connected to the sought-after eastern beaches. Its smart and airy decor also comes with a full kitchen, Wi-Fi access, and laundry facilities which will make you feel right at home no matter how long your stay is. Former guests highly recommend the property and praised its location and cleanliness.

Designer Industrial Warehouse Studio One Darlinghurst
Darlinghurst, New South Wales, Australia
157 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Which home-from-home will you choose?

Whatever your interests and reasons for visiting this beautiful and vibrant city, Sydney has it all. Those wishing to enhance their stay even further will find these Airbnb Plus vacation rentals make ideal homes-from-home during their holiday.

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