Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Batchelor, Australia - Updated 2024

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Batchelor, Australia, is a town in the Northern Territory and is the seat of the Coomalie Shire local government. It is 98 kilometers (61 miles) south of Darwin, the capital city of the Northern Territory. Batchelor is famous for its Litchfield National Park, which is the major tourist attraction in this town. The remnants of the Lost City is also found in the area. Every 3rd of August, the town celebrates its annual Lingalinga Festival, a weekend of relaxing picnics that are held in the major locations in the town. During the festival, enjoy the best pub food and beer at the Rum Jungle Tavern. If you are planning to spend your holiday at Batchelor, Australia, check our list of the best Airbnb vacation rentals below.

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 April 05, 2024.

1. Litchfield tropical retreat (from USD 225)

The Litchfield Tropical Retreat is located in Batchelor, Australia, and is an ideal place to get away from the stress of city life. It is a one-hour drive away from Darwin, the capital city of the Northern Territory. The villa has three bedrooms, six beds, and three baths, and can accommodate 10 people. The elevated house is airy and spacious, and it is surrounded by a lush tropical garden. There is a balcony where you can enjoy the splendid view of your surroundings and a pool that the guests can use. The house has a kitchen which guests can use as well. From the villa, you can drive for 30 minutes to the Litchfield National Park, 20 minutes to the Robin Falls, and 75 minutes to the Douglas Daly Hot Springs.

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Batchelor, Northern Territory, Australia
34.28 km (21.3 mi) from Litchfield National Park
81 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 3 Beds 10 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the kitchen was well equipped and the fresh flowers was a lovely touch
the beds were super comfy kitchen well equipped and deck a fantastic place to hang out
air conditioning was good and needed by us as days were all 35deg while we were there
the combination of fans and reverse cycle and natural ventilation worked well to keep the house cool
the plunge pool was fab after a long day sightseeing at litchfield np
very clean and inviting
lovely clean home on the edge of litchfield national park
spacious and clean and close to lichfield
deborah provide lots of support with quick responses with helpful advice
we were greeted warmly by deb our host on our arrival even though we arrived too early
hosts were great in communication
access to the property was easy and the caretaker james was nearby if we needed anything
batchelor is a great location if you want to base yourself near litchfield national park
very nice location and good standard of accommodation appropriately describe
spacious clean well equipped close to litchfield park
great find it was the perfect place to explore litchfield and lake bennett
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2. The Rozak house — spacious, architectural, and natural (from USD 155)

The Rozak house is located near Lake Bennett, which is just a 25-minute drive to Batchelor, Australia. The house is designed to merge with its natural surroundings. The elevated house is cooled by the breeze with solar panels as the source of energy supply. The house has two wings and a central pavilion that serves as the living area. There are three bedrooms, three beds, and two baths. If someone prefers to sleep in a hammock, there are several of them in the house. A kitchen can be used for preparing the meals. The house has a TV, hairdryer, iron, and Wi-Fi. Parking on the premises is free. From Rozak house, you can enjoy the beauty of nature and take short trips to the lovely places near Lake Bennett and Batchelor.

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Lake Bennett, Northern Territory, Australia
48.87 km (30.4 mi) from Litchfield National Park
147 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire bungalow 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
last but not least was the impressively ultra high speed wifi and cell service
hotel quality amenities and linen lots of space and a fully equipped kitchen perfect for cooking elaborate meals
great kitchen really comfortable beds massive views cool bathrooms perfectly managed and looked after
the shower and bath with views - amazing i highly recommend this house
we never thought we could be this comfortable at such high temperatures without aircon
it was wonderfully clean and josh and david were great to deal with
hosts were very helpful with any request
amazing place to stay very helpful hosts
josh is wonderful to deal with: kind helpful and quick
well designed house with amazing surroundings and a very responsive host
the rozak's eco-first ethos is admirable and josh was communicative and accessible throughout
an absolutely stunning and unique property in a striking location
the house and the location are outstanding
such a great space so close to darwin
rozak house is a special place
this place is for lovers of landscape and architectural appreciation
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3. The Cooks Cottage at Mt. Bundy station

Experience the peaceful surroundings at the Cooks Cottage at Mt. Bundy station. The place used to be a ranch and it is owned and operated by a family. There are lots of outdoor activities available for guests. The cottage has two bedrooms with five beds and one bath and is spacious enough for six persons. The cottage is equipped with a TV, air conditioning, a washer, a kitchen where the visitors can prepare their meals, and a pool where they can use. Sip a relaxing drink at the unique outback bar. You can order your meals or prepare your own in the kitchen of your cottage. A reception staff will take care of your needs. The Litchfield National Park is nearby as well as other spots where nature is at its best.

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Adelaide River, Northern Territory, Australia
31.98 km (19.9 mi) from Litchfield National Park
44 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire cottage 5 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
utilitarian 60's era decor with a few slight modernizations like ac and sat tv
we stayed in cooks cottage plenty of room and good insect screens and air con
the cottage was comfortable quiet and peaceful
cabins are very clean and comfortable
the cottage was clean and comfortable and the whole place was serene
staff were friendly and welcoming
the humans are friendly too great pizzas at the bar
bundy station is a great place to stay
great location to watch the animals go by whilst in the pool
overall a great farm / station stay
we had the main lodge house for ourselves and it was pretty close to perfection
really enjoyed our recent farm stay at mt bundy station/farm stay
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4. Bush haven near the Darwin River (from USD 51)

Experience life in the wilderness. Stay in this bush haven near the Darwin River, which is just a 44-minute drive to Batchelor, Australia. The studio-type cabin has two beds and one bath and is ideal for couples or solo travelers. It can accommodate an extra guest as there is enough space for a double futon bed and a tent or a mosquito net. The cabin stands on 160 acres (64.7 hectares) of bushland. There is an indoor fireplace, a kitchen, and ample free parking space on the premises. You can enjoy the peace of the wilderness, with only the birds and other wildlife as your companion. The Litchfield National Park, Berry Spring, and other lovely spots in Batchelor are accessible from the cabin.

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Darwin River, Northern Territory, Australia
51.84 km (32.3 mi) from Litchfield National Park
6 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire cabin 2 Beds 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the open air shower was great and even the toilet has a wonderful view over the bush
free entry to natural warm mineral pools
you can grab a few takeaways to really appreciate the bar table
i really enjoyed the bar table the outdoor shower the still mornings relaxing days and quiet evenings
anne and rob were very friendly and helpful hosts
they are really friendly helpful interesting hosts
anne and rob are wonderful hosts easy to reach and very helpful
i went to the northern territory wildlife park which is excellent and also very close
anne's unique place was a perfect secluded getaway for us
we loved our stay at anne and rob's place
anne and rob's bush retreat is a wonderful place to stay
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5. Serene lakeside bungalow

This lovely bungalow stands on the fringe of Lake Bennett, which is just a 22-minute drive to Batchelor, and a 40-minute drive to Coolalinga, where one can go shopping. The bungalow has two bedrooms, four beds, and can accommodate five guests. The bungalow has a pool, air conditioning, TV, dryer, and a kitchen where guests can prepare their meals. You can park your car on the premises for free. You can enjoy the garden that surrounds the bungalow, walk along the tracks, and go canoeing on the freshwater lake. From the bungalow, you can drive to Batchelor where there are pubs and restaurants, a park, and several waterfalls.

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Lake Bennett, Northern Territory, Australia
51.5 km (32.0 mi) from Litchfield National Park
139 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire bungalow 4 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
i feel in two minds in writing this review because it is a comfortable two bedroom unit
great facilities and awesome view over the lake
the bungalow was a nice 2 bedroom plenty of room for the 2 of us
a very comfortable place to stay
was very clean and tidy and as described
guests have to bring their own towels and linen and clean before leaving
the accomodation was clean and well equipped
we did the own clean/linen option and survived
fully equipped clean and modern
sharon is a great host
host is very responsive and helpful
highly recommended staying here and sharon the host is very lovely and accommodating
sharon was an amazing host and very easy to communicate with
thanks for being a great host sharon and being so quick to assist us
great location to spend a few days to unwind
what a wonderful beautiful and tranquil location absolutely picturesque
fantastic location on the north side means no afternoon sun
lovely property and location - lake bennett is a must
beautiful location we had a lovely relaxing weekend away at lake bennett fishing swimming and kayaking
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6. Lovely earth house at Bunyips' Bower Berry Springs region

Are you dreaming about escaping your busy city life for a few days? Make this lovely studio in an earth house as your home base as you enjoy the outdoors. The studio has three beds and two baths and can accommodate four guests. It has a dryer, a washer, an indoor fireplace, and other essentials. If you prefer to do some work, the place is also laptop-friendly. The house has 20 acres (8 hectares) of outdoor space, which is enclosed in a fence. People who love to take photos of nature, walk on the bust, watch birds, and spend the night gazing at the stars will find everything in the place. The Litchfield Park, Berry Springs, Territory Wildlife Park, and the Mandorah Beach are just around 20 minutes away by car.

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Fly Creek, Northern Territory, Australia
58.55 km (36.4 mi) from Litchfield National Park
8 reviews  
Private room in earth house 3 Beds 2 Bathrooms

7. The Pink Palace railway cottage

This cottage is located in Batchelor and it is ideal for a family of four or for a small group of travelers. Conveniently located near the gate of the Litchfield National Park, the cottage serves as a gateway to the other lovely spots in Batchelor. The place has two bedrooms, two beds, and one bath. The house has an air conditioning, a comfortable couch with a TV and DVD player, and a kitchen where guests can prepare their meals. The kitchen has a deck at the rear where one can enjoy the lovely view of the surroundings. The room is laptop-friendly and there is free parking on the premises.

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33.51 km (20.9 mi) from Litchfield National Park
5 reviews  
Entire house 2 Beds 4 Guests

8. Oakey Downs Retreat — en-suite room with queen-size bed

This rental is a private room in a cabin in Tortilla Flats, a 15-minute drive to Batchelor, Australia, The room has a queen-size bed and a private bathroom and is ideal for couples or solo travelers who want to enjoy the peace and quiet that the place offers. The room is air-conditioned, with a private bathroom. Guests have access to the bush bathroom, bush garden, horse yards, and barbecue area. This cabin serves as a gateway to the beautiful places in Batchelor such as the Litchfield National Park, the Adelaide River township, the Douglas Daly region, and the Berry Spring.

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Tortilla Flats, Northern Territory, Australia
36.17 km (22.5 mi) from Litchfield National Park
24 reviews  
Private room in cabin 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

9. Oakey Downs Retreat lodge

This lodge at Tortilla Flats in Batchelor, Australia has one bedroom, two beds, and one bath. It is ideal for a group of four travelers. It features a hot tub, which can only be found in a few residences in the area. The room has an air conditioner, a TV, a dryer, and other essentials. Guests can prepare their meals in the kitchen and park their vehicles in the parking area for free. From the lodge, they can explore the Litchfield National Park, the Douglas Daly region, the township of the River Adelaide in the town of Batchelor, and the Berry Spring.

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Tortilla Flats, Northern Territory, Australia
36.44 km (22.7 mi) from Litchfield National Park
32 reviews  
Entire place 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

10. Oakey Downs Retreat — self-contained cabin

The Oakey Downs Retreat is a self-contained cabin that is located in Tortilla Flats, which is just a 15-minute drive to Batchelor, Australia. It has one bedroom, one bed, and one sofa bed, and can accommodate four persons. The room is equipped with a TV, air conditioning, and other essentials. Breakfast is served and there is a kitchen where the guests can prepare their meals. Visitors can park their vehicles on the premises for free. From the flats, one can visit the Litchfield National Park, the town of Adelaide and Batchelor, explore the Berry Spring, and enjoy nature’s beauty and wonders.

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Tortilla Flats, Northern Territory, Australia
36.66 km (22.8 mi) from Litchfield National Park
15 reviews  
Entire cabin 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Live close to nature and experience peace and tranquility in Batchelor, Australia

Spend your holidays in Batchelor and its neighboring places and experience life in the bushland where you wake up to the singing of the birds. Immerse yourself in the peaceful and quiet surroundings where you can watch nature at its best. Stay in the accommodations listed above and feel the pulse of nature that surrounds you.

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