Top 12 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Aireys Inlet, Australia - Updated 2022

airbnb Aireys Inlet, Australia
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If you are planning a beach trip to Australia, visit Aireys Inlet, one of the hidden gems on the Great Ocean Road. The inlet is a coastal town situated on the world-famous coastal drive in Melbourne’s southwest of Victoria, Australia. It is between Lorne and Anglesea connecting with Fairhaven to its west. It is a thriving literary center that attracts tourists with its rich culture, art festivals, and live musical entertainment that they enjoy surrounded with picturesque scenery of cliffs, river valleys, and awesome beaches. Surfers take their vacations in Aireys while they ride the unpredictable waves of Fairhaven Beach. Aireys boasts of several touristy sites like the Great Ottaway National Park and Split Point Lightstation Complex. Check into one of the Airbnb vacation rentals in Aireys Inlet, Australia for guaranteed cozy, and home-like stays.

1. Cabin near the sea (from USD 87)

This cozy cabin is on a property near the beach and cliffs surrounded by wildlife. It is accessible by a bus coming from the Geelong Railway Station getting off at a top shop just five-minutes to the main house. The split-level wooden cabin is ideal for three guests. It has modern minimalist interiors with simple amenities like air-conditioning, heating, and free parking. The huge picture windows offer spectacular views of Painkalac Creek and the beach. The lower level features a living room with a sofa bed and flat screen TV, a fully equipped kitchen, and dining area. The upper level has a double bed and a private bathroom with an enclosed shower. Enjoy outdoor dining on the deck. The property is partially fenced so if bringing a pet dog, make sure it has a leash. Children are welcome and are free of charge provided they are 15 years old and below. Guests must stay for at least two nights. The owners frequently travel so they are not always in the main house to entertain your needs.

Cabin near the sea
Aireys Inlet, Victoria, Australia
340 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 2 Beds 3 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the main bed was comfortable but the fold out sofa is not very comfortable
comfortably self contained just the right amount of space and facilities if you so needed
the deck was a great spot for breakfast and watching sunset over dinner
Cleanliness:
great little clean and comfy cabin
the cabin was clean and cosy
great location clean and very easy communication with host
the cabin is clean cosy warm homely and has everything you would need
quiet cute clean functional
Host:
antonia is a great host
antonia is a wonderful host
cosy spot with lovely hosts
the hosts are very lovely and helpful
very nice hosts who were flexible and accommodating
Location:
good location to shops amd restraunt
great location just a quick walk to the shops and beach
central location; nice walks and just a short drive to patrolled beaches
beautiful cabin and very good location
it is perfect place to stay close to everything which is all within walking distance
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2. Gorgeous home close to the beach (from USD 79)

The house is in a private area along Great Ocean Road, within walking distance to the beaches like Mermaid Pool and bush cliff walking trails, near restaurants, and food outlets. The owners are renting out a room for two guests. The basic room has a comfy queen bed, free Wi-Fi, TV, heating, and desk space. Guests are free to access the kitchen to cook their meals and warm up beside the indoor fireplace. The shared bathroom comes with free toiletries. They may use the outdoor area for BBQs, al fresco dining, and for free parking. The owner gives very good tips on the best places to go around the area.

Bush n Beach House Aireys Inlet
Aireys Inlet, Victoria, Australia
125 reviews
Private room in home 3 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we had a very comfortable nights stay
the beds were very comfy good cushions and clean sheets
we had a great stay in buzz’s comfortable place
unfortunately we didn't get to meet buzz but his place was fascinating and comfortable to stay in
Cleanliness:
premises overall clean n acceptable
the house was clean and cozy
comfy beds clean and tidy bedroom and bathroom
very clean with everything we needed :)
it was clean and just as per the description
Host:
buzz was a great host
the host is friendly and very kind
buzz is a really helpful host :)
buzz is a good host and goes out of his way to provide info and assist
he went out of his way to be friendly and helpful
Location:
great quiet location right near the beach
beautiful location just a few minutes out of town
very quiet location with fantastic beaches and scenery a short walk away
good location near the beach and great comfortable sleep
nice house in a quiet location and lovely atmosphere
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3. A riverbed studio apartment (from USD 127)

This handsome one-bedroom apartment is on the riverbank, walking distance to the beach and lighthouse. Around the corner are restaurants, cafes, and the well-known Aireys Pub. The unit has stylish interiors with modern furniture and floor-to-ceiling windows on three sides of the house for great outdoor views. The bedroom is furnished with a queen bed, TV, air-conditioning, heating, desk space, and has an ensuite bathroom. The living room, dining area, and kitchen share the open layout. The covered patio has a seating area for relaxing views of the landscape. You’re required to stay for two nights if you check in during the weekend, and on long weekends, the required stay is three nights. During Peak summer, Easter, and Melb Cup, the owner requires at least a four-night stay.

A River Bed - Studio apartment
Aireys Inlet, Victoria, Australia
230 reviews
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great stay peaceful view comfortable bed perfect for our quick getaway and excellent amenities
we especially enjoyed having a morning breakfast on the bbq on the deck under the warm autumn sun
we felt completely at home and comfortable with the amenities provided
loved the setting nice and quiet and an extremely comfy bed
the room was really neat tidy and comfortable
Cleanliness:
immaculately clean and well maintained
very clean modern and comfortable
very clean with a nice kitchen
the place was sparkling clean and tidy
it was spotlessly clean and well equipped for a couple
Host:
really helpful host and great directions
wendy is an accomodating and helpful host
wendy was really accomodating and helpful upon checkout too
although we didn’t get to meet wendy she was very responsive by email
wendy was fast and friendly in communication too
Location:
peaceful location good breakfast cafe short walk away
great location with everything you need
perfect location peaceful with walk trails close to the river
brilliant location would stay again
breathtaking beaches walking distance
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4. Huge property where the bush meets the beach (from USD 171)

Moggshollow is a huge property walking distance to Fairhaven Beach and Moggs Creek and minutes away from the towns of Lorne, Anglesea, and Aireys Inlet. The single level home has vaulted ceilings, posh wooden interiors, and modern furnishings. It is surrounded by a lush garden and a covered patio with lots of seating areas where you can relax and have BBQs. The house has three huge bedrooms and comfortably sleeps eight guests with two queen beds, a sofa bed, a bunk bed, and one baby bed. The entire house is surrounded by floor-to-ceiling glass windows that gives great views of the green scenery. The open layout is shared by the living room, dining area, and fully equipped kitchen. Enjoy watching cable TV while warm and toasty beside the fireplace. Enjoy the use of free Wi-Fi, air-conditioning, heating, laundry facilities, baby equipment, free on-site and street parking. Long-term stays are allowed, with a minimum of a two-night stay required.

Moggshollow - where the bush meets the beach
Moggs Creek, Victoria, Australia
174 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 5 Beds 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the wifi is good
the wi-fi worked well and we enjoyed using netflix while there
it was cold so the wood heater was fantastic with plenty of timber supplied
beautiful modern bathroom and kitchen very spacious rooms and surrounded by lovely native gardens
wifi was great good hot water- and there is really nothing to complain about
Cleanliness:
very clean homely and has everything you need
inside is super stylish very clean comfortable and warm
each bedroom is fresh and clean with plenty of throws and blankets for a warm winter stay
justin's house has a homely atmosphere and is as clean as could be
the host was great a communicating and we found the place to be very clean and well contained
Host:
justin was the perfect host and his recommendations were spot on
justin is a great host and easy to communicate with
justin was amazing and very helpful with any questions we had
justin was a great host and was really helpful in getting us out of a tight spot
very responsive and helpful host
Location:
the location is fantastic especially for people wanting to make a summer getaway
great house awesome location it’s quiet and relaxing
the house is beautiful and a few hundred meters away from the beach within walking distance
great space and lovely location
this place is so beautiful located walking distance to the beach but also surrounded by the bush
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5. Spacious open-plan home near Fairhaven Beach (from USD 284)

This family-friendly accommodation is a short six-minute walk to Fairhaven Beach. Nature enthusiasts will also enjoy taking hikes and walks in the State Forest which is rich in diverse flora and fauna. Aside from a quiet and unique location, it also boasts big windows in the house, easily drawing light into the space. A maximum of ten people are welcome here, with four bedrooms, and three-and-a-half bathrooms to fully utilize. There is a spacious terrace with patio seating, best for sunset watching. Another notable feature of this property is the full-size trampoline kids and adults alike would enjoy.

Large House near Great Ocean Rd
Fairhaven, Victoria, Australia
329 reviews Superhost
Entire home 8 Beds 10 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great upstairs area for lounging and communal activities and a downstairs games room/additional sleeping area
very cosy comfortable home great parking for cars great views thoroughly enjoyed family stay
beautiful home plenty of room for family or group of friends
Cleanliness:
it’s a big comfortable clean space with excellent socialising
lots of space very clean and well equip
a beautiful homely space with everything you need neat clean and spacious
needed a bit of a deeper clean but all in all a good stay
Host:
the host is attentive and responsive
she was a great host who was very accomodating
jacinta is a great host
the host is very helpful and friendly
jacinta's home is a wonderful family holiday home and jacinta is a gracious host
Location:
beautiful location and a lovely space
great house close to the beach
a great house and a great location
the house is conveniently located within walking distance to the beach while also close to great walking tracks
great location and perfect for a medium to large group
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6. Lovely cottage with a spa bath (from USD 148)

Perfect for two people, this lovely cottage home is spacious and boasts a ton of light, as well as high ceilings. This rental home is just a short stroll from the beach and other popular local spots like cafes, restaurants, and even the lighthouse. The queen bedroom features direct access to the outdoor balcony where guests can get in their morning stretch. The bathroom has a spa bathtub that guests can fully maximize after a long day out exploring the locale. Outdoor amenities feature a barbecue grill in the small patio area where enjoying a cup of tea or coffee is ideal.

A River Bed Cottage
Aireys Inlet, Victoria, Australia
236 reviews
Entire home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the living room and bedroom have a lovely uninterrupted view of the river
the cottage is nicely furnished and extremely comfortable with excellent kitchen facilities
the lights and fan were not working and the place could use some new furnishings
enjoyed the picturesque view of the river and spacious apartment
this place has a beautiful view from the living room/verandah of the river and surrounding hills
Cleanliness:
clean comfortable and quiet
very clean and had everything we needed
a clean and comfortable cottage
wendy’s place is clean cozy and comfortable
really clean and good information on the local area
Host:
wendy was a lovely host who responded to our messages very quickly
wendy is a lovely host and was happy to help out when needed
wendy is a great host definitely will stay here again
your host communicates well on check in and responsive to any needs
lovely little place by the river places to eat nearby great communication with host
Location:
lovely location on the river close to shops and walk to beach
prefer location for relaxation
stunning location perfect location for a little getaway
lovely location near the river and walking distance to everything in town
lovely location very peaceful and yet convenient for walking into the village
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7. Cliffside beach house

Two guests will enjoy this private room in a home near the clifftop, beach walks, and bush that is two km (1.24 miles) away from the historical arch of Great Ocean Road. The second-floor bedroom has simple interiors and features a queen size bed, TV, free Wi-Fi, and heating. It has its own private bathroom supplied with toiletries and hot water. Guests have access to free parking and to the verandah for stunning beach and bush views. They can also use the kitchen to cook their meals, and free breakfast is provided.

Aireys Inlet: Bush, Beach & Ocean
Aireys Inlet, Victoria, Australia
61 reviews
Private room in farm stay 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we had an excellent breakfast too
the bed and facilities were good and the breakfast on the deck upstairs was top notch
the room was comfortable and had everything we needed including a microwave and toaster
it's also a lovely bright room (so don't forget your eye mask)
the room was very comfortable and the guest lounge was spacious
Cleanliness:
the room is very tidy and clean it's a good choice for great ocean road
clean and tidy bedroom with comfy qs bed private bathroom and downstairs living area
meagan's home is lovely clean and the perfect spot for a beach getaway
Host:
megan is a wonderful host to have
they were very friendly helpful and caring hosts
megan & barry are kind and generous hosts and made us feel very welcome
megan and barry were lovely hosts and provided us with a great breakfast
meagan and barry are very friendly and welcoming hosts
Location:
walking distance to pub for lovely food
a very welcoming place and close to a scenic cliff walk and beautiful beaches
a wonderful breakfast awaits in the morning great vistas when taking the cliff walk-very peaceful
very friendly and close to the main street
megan's and barry's place is beautifully located near the breathtaking airey's inlet cliff walk and beaches
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8. Secure, small bedroom in warm cosy cabin

Enjoy a warm cozy shared home with its owner. Up for rent is one guest bedroom featuring a double bed with an electric blanket suitable for two guests. It has air-conditioning, free Wi-Fi, heating, and TV. The shared bathroom is provided with a hot shower and free essentials. Free street parking is available. The house is walking distance to Lorne’s main street near the beach. Do note that you will have to walk a flight of stairs downhill to reach the house as it is surrounded by wildlife and trees.

Secure, Small Bedroom in Warm Cosy Cabin
419 reviews
Private room 1 Bed 2 Guests

9. Cozy 70s home

You have complete privacy in this cozy 70s house. The ground floor is a garage for parking your car and you can cook BBQs at the back of the house. The second floor features the dining area and living room sharing an open layout with a floor-to-ceiling glass paneled wall giving awesome views of the woodland scenery. It opens to a covered wooden deck with a long table and benches for outdoor dining. It overlooks a lush garden where you can sit and relax under the shade of trees. There are two big bedrooms each containing a double bed that comfortably sleeps four guests. The spacious bathroom is complete with an enclosed shower. Enjoy use of air-conditioning, heating, laundry facilities, TV, and an indoor fireplace. The owner requires guests to stay for at least two nights.

Aireys inlet 6 Bambra road 2 beds
Aireys Inlet, Victoria, Australia
47 reviews
Entire house 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

10. Massive oasis surrounded by bushland and beach

The massive house sits on a lot surrounded by bushland and wildlife with a tranquil beach view. It’s 12 minutes by car to the nearest supermarket and walking distance to the town. The house has two levels, high ceilings, a lot of open areas, and spacious bedrooms. The upper level has an open layout featuring the cozy living room where you can watch TV, a dining area with an indoor fireplace, a fully equipped kitchen, and a large balcony where you can enjoy the great outdoor scenery while having BBQs. The lower floor contains three bedrooms with a total of six comfy beds that sleep eight guests. The private bathroom has a hot shower and laundry facilities. Enjoy heating, free parking, and long-term stays. You’re required to stay for two nights if you check in on a Friday or Saturday.

Bullaroy - Aireys Inlet oasis
Aireys Inlet, Victoria, Australia
110 reviews
Entire house 6 Beds 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful views from the main room
this was the perfect house for a writing retreat -- wood fires natural light long tables and comfy chairs
the fire kept the place super warm and there was hot water bottles and heaters for the bedrooms
big light filled main room great for entertaining opens up to the fabulous decking
it has such a lovely feeling; beautiful deck to look out at the birds; open fire; so comfortable
Cleanliness:
it’s clean and cosy without being cramped
it's very clean and has all mod cons
the house was quirky and clean and as always we left it the same way upon our departure
tosca's house was clean close to the beach and was exactly what we were looking for
great location and it’s a lovely clean and tidy holiday home
Host:
fantastic home and lovely host to communicate with
would highly recommend a stay here tosca was a wonderful host also
tosca was accommodating and helpful
yes host offered a refund without us having to ask which was much appreciated
Location:
great house in a great location
great location and met our accommodation requirements perfectly
quiet and relaxing location a few minutes walk to the shops and beach
it is a very good location for that coast only a short walk away from the lighthouse
great holiday house in a great location
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11. Colorful and well-equipped abode

The studio apartment is on the riverbank minutes away from cafes, shops, restaurants, and the beach. Small and cozy, it has clean white interiors and colorful modern furniture perfect for a honeymooning couple and a pet. It has a double bed with thick cushions, a couch for lounging while watching TV, and a fully equipped kitchen. There’s a fenced in area in the backyard where you can enjoy outdoor dining surrounded by greenery. The private bathroom is supplied with free essentials and hot water. Enjoy simple amenities like air-conditioning, heating, desk space, free on-site and street parking. Luggage drop off and long-term stays are allowed.

Allegria @ Aireys
270 reviews Superhost
Entire residential home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very comfortable bed excellent amenities and spacious courtyard for the dog to roam outside
the bed was extremely comfortable and it has a fabulous private garden/courtyard
compact warm and comfortable it has all the amenities for one night or a week
lovely enclosed courtyard at the back comfortable accommodation peaceful and private
i especially liked the personal touch of a soap dispenser and shampoo and conditioner dispenser in the bathroom
Cleanliness:
clean and nicely furnished
super clean and comfortable
clean comfortable and quiet
clean private and comfortable
very clean and great for dogs
Host:
melissa’s studio was the perfect spot to set ourselves up in airleys beach and she was the perfect host
a beautiful space and a lovely host
melissa is a great host who is easy to communicate with
for anyone staying at melissa's place you can expect a host is warm welcoming with excellent communication
melissa is an excellent host who is flexible helpful and really easy to deal with
Location:
the location was ideal
the location was perfect too
great location for a short stay or weekend away
fabulous location in a wonderful city absolutely amazing light house right around the corner and great food close by
the location just can't be beaten
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12. Well-appointed apartment with classy interiors

Fairhaven Shorebreak Units is walking distance to Fairhaven Surf Lifesaving Club, Great Ocean Road Arch, Split Point Lighthouse, restaurants, a café, and shops bordering Great Otway National Park. Up for rent is Unit 2, a well-appointed apartment perfect for a couple. It has simple classy interiors with minimalist furniture. Its open layout features a sleeping area with a double bed, tiny dining table, and an equipped kitchen. The private bathroom has an enclosed shower supplied with hot water, free essentials, and a walk-in closet. The small courtyard is a common area for guests to relax. Amenities like air-conditioning, TV, heating, free Wi-Fi, and free parking are provided. If checking in on Fridays and Saturdays, you must stay for at least two nights.

Shorebreak Units Fairhaven - Unit 2
Fairhaven, Victoria, Australia
103 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great unit to stay in comfy bed and amenities were really good
the room was perfect for a couple
the unit is spacious clean and had all the amenities we required for a comfortable stay
it was quiet with a simple but good size room
Cleanliness:
the unit was clean and tidy
simple clean and best of all quiet
very clean and has the necessities
lovely place clean comfy bed
room was clean comfy and perfect for our few days on the great ocean road
Host:
super host who showed us around
the host andrew is wonderful
thank you for being such a great host andrew
andrew and janine lovely hosts
andrew was a great host and made sure our stay was enjoyable
Location:
great location being so close the beach
the location is amazing too
great location and comfortable room
close enough to walk over with a cuppa in hand
easy walking distance to the beach
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Where the outback and the ocean meet

Aireys is perfect for those who love the wild outdoors and the beach. With the numerous variety of vacation rentals that offer both, your vacation will definitely be a most enjoyable one. Remember to book one of these Airbnbs on your next trip to Victoria, Australia. You’ll find the ideal getaway that suits all your needs.

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