Top 9 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Bayview, Australia - Updated 2024

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Found 30 kilometers (18.6 miles) north of Sydney, the peaceful suburb of Bayview is home to less than 5,000 people and is a quaint and beautiful area with much to offer in the area. Travelers heading to this part of town can enjoy trips to the commercial area of the town, with shops and establishments to explore. Travelers will also be able to enjoy the different parks in the area, including Bayview Park, the Minkara Reserve, Pindari Park, and the Bimbimbie Place Reserve.

You might also want to check out the beautiful beaches in the area, with stunning views of the ocean, accompanied by the refreshing smell of the salty seas. The list below features a few of the fantastic Airbnb vacation rentals travelers can stay in, during a visit to Bayview. Check them out and book your stay soon!

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 June 25, 2024.

1. Stylish guest suite (from USD 100)

This one-bedroom guest suite is a stunning spring escape for up to two guests. Stylish and sun-drenched, this home creates a soothing atmosphere that’s sure to help you relax throughout your stay. A microwave, a sandwich maker, a bar fridge, a coffeemaker, dining utensils, and a selection of tea and coffee are available for your cooking and dining needs. The host also supplies bread, spreads, cereal, juice, and milk for your first night. There is also a TV, books, and games for your entertainment.

The home is only a short walk from the waterfront and the plethora of restaurants, shops, and attractions around Bayview. It is also a short drive from several national parks and golf courses.

Stayed at this property?
Bayview, New South Wales, Australia
7.58 km (4.8 mi) from Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park
148 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the breakfast hamper and small amenities were great
the breakfast hamper was a nice treat
fantastic array of breakfast goodies cereals bread orange juice tea and pod coffee
had a very comfortable weekend at dorothy’s place
fantastic location gorgeous apartment with nice outdoor space easy parking and lots of lovely little special touches
the studio was clean and welcoming
the studio is well-decorated and spotless clean
wonderful hosts great communication the studio was spotlessly clean wonderful breakfast hamper comfortable bed and really spacious
it was very private and spotlessly clean
the studio is bright airy clean and modern but cozy
host wast very helpful
dorothy was also really responsive and always helpful with the questions i had
dorothy is a wonderful host would stay again
terrific little studio the travellingguy will be back 100%great hosts and everything you need for a great stay
and hosted by a very helpful considerate couple kim and steve
a great location near to everything that's special on pittwater
the location is fantastic very close to the beaches and weekend markets
good location for pittwater and surrounding beaches
beautiful studio close to many shops and places to eat
food/treats etc great location and lovely hosts
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2. Light and breezy Whale Beach apartment (from USD 108)

This is the place to be on your three-night vacation to Whale Beach! This classy getaway is just 10 minutes from the shore. A naturally-lit, intimate cabin, it is perfect for relaxing, with its laidback, rustic vibe and it has all the amenities of a high-class, modern apartment. Get the best of both worlds during your stay here with easy access to the beach and a convenient drive to local hotels, restaurants, cinemas, shopping centers, and business areas. This Whale Beach apartment is definitely something to write home about!

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Whale Beach, New South Wales, Australia
10.32 km (6.5 mi) from Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park
345 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE CONDO 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
this is a well appointed apartment with a lovely partial view of the sea and whale beach
the bedroom was a great size and all furniture was very comfortable
all amenities were considered which made our 3 night stay feel very comfortable and homely
comfortable bedding and down pillows good mattress and linens
this is s really lovely apartment with beautiful views and access to whale beach
immaculately clean and tidy
the house was extremely clean and just beautiful
the accommodation was really clean with plenty of thoughtful elements
very clean and stylish greatly furnished kitchen and so comfy
place was tastefully decorated and sparkling clean
david and emily were wonderful hosts
emily was a great host
david and emily were the best hosts
david and emily were very thoughtful hosts that made us feel very welcome
david and emily are the most welcoming hosts
the location is perfect
relaxing location to explore the area from
such a close and comfortable walk to the local beach with a great cafe near the beach
the location and setting is amazing
super cute place perfect couples retreat
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3. The Little Black Shack (from USD 700)

This unique getaway gets its rustic charm from its original timber and sandstone, as it is a refurbished fisherman’s cabin. Romantic and secluded on the waters’ edge, this is a true hideaway and couples’ retreat spot. Positioned to face northeast, the shack allows you to wake up to a beautiful sunrise rising over the mountains and you can experience the tranquility of Pittwater in its entirety.

A large floor-to-ceiling bookshelf is also yours to peruse and browse, during your stay here. This cottage is completely eco-friendly and allows for a sea breeze and natural light.

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Great Mackerel Beach, New South Wales, Australia
8.03 km (5.0 mi) from Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park
252 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cottage 2 Beds 2 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the views across the water are stunning and the sound of the sea drifts throughs the rooms
they have thought of absolutely everything which made the stay very comfortable and relaxing
ingrid and jamie were wonderful hosts
ingrid was the perfect host answering any questions in an instant
they are fantastic hosts able to answer any questions and were very responsive to our needs
ingrid and jamie were lovely and attentive hosts and we look forward to staying again
everything from initial enquiry to departure was professional and friendly
the location is ideal the shack is beautiful
wonderful place at a perfect location
such a beautiful location with everything you could possibly need
also an excellent place to get away and relax - feels like you are miles away from civilisation
the shack is a perfect place to unwind
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4. Large, three-bedroom home – A beach and bush retreat

This property is perfect for a large party interested in outdoor activities, like swimming, surfing, and boogie boarding. Boasting a full kitchen, a spacious living room with a fireplace, a balcony, and a library, the house is fully equipped to entertain and guests are welcome to relax indoors, too. Wi-Fi, board games, and DVDs are included, in case of a rainy day or for downtime between outdoor activities.

Newport and Bilgola beaches are just a walk away or hop on a bus to Sydney. The local cinema in Avalon is a five-minute drive, while Palm Beach is a 10-minute drive.

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Newport, New South Wales, Australia
9.25 km (5.8 mi) from Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park
248 reviews  
Entire house 7 Beds 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
relacing pool and great view
lovely comfortable family house with great views
her house is very comfortable with fabulous views and lovely local walks
all of the beds were comfortable and warm bedding made for great sleeping
and we loved the board games an book room
very clean place beautiful views and a clean and impeccable place
it is comfortable clean and has a fabulous outlook
the place was bigger than we expected and it was very clean (which everyone loved)
michelle's place is clean and neat great facilities and minutes from the beach
she was an excellent host and we would certainly recommend staying with her
michelle was a great host
very good host and was always available for questions
michelle is a great host who was very accommodating
michelle is a wonderful host
a wonderful property and close to everything
great location 5min walk from newport beach
great location close to beaches close to shops and restaurants
michelle’s place is ideal for small groups
newport is beautiful location for families
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5. Modern cabin with bay views

A distinctly modern space for two people, with views of Pittwater and the Pacific Ocean, this cabin features complete privacy and the comfort of high-end amenities. This romantic spot allows for self-sufficiency, with a bedroom, bathroom, a kitchenette, and dining area. The kitchenette includes a refrigerator, microwave, stove, and all the necessary crockery and cooking utensils.

With stunning views, beautiful landscape, and wildlife, as well as access to the Northern Beaches and the finest golf courses, there is no doubt this charming cottage will win your heart and keep you coming back.

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Bayview, New South Wales, Australia
6.32 km (4.0 mi) from Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park
252 reviews  
Entire cabin 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
also enjoyed having breakfast with a view on the balcony
the cottage is very comfortable and the view is spectacular
stunning views and very homely and comfortable
the view is amazing and the cottage cozy and well organized
it’s a sweet cottage with warmly fire heater and beautiful view serenity place love it
lovely host and special welcome touch
lindy is a great host and bakes an amazing loaf of bread
lindy and john are wonderful hosts and now firm friends
lindy is an amazing host she is very generous and helpful
lindy is lovely and was very helpful
an amazing space and location best weekend away in a long time
expect to be blown away by the beautiful location and gorgeous cottage
the location and the surrounding areas are perfect for a long weekend
great location with the northern beaches at your doorstep
great location peaceful and serene
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6. Lovely, two-bedroom home near the northern beaches

White, bright, and spacious — enjoy the light atmosphere and laidback vibe of this home in Bayview, NSW. The property comes with a fully-equipped, private kitchen, a fully-enclosed backyard, for lounging and barbecuing, as well as a shared laundry area. It’s the perfect place for families visiting the Newport, Boathouse, Lighthouse, Palm Beach, Whale Beach, and Manly areas. All are accessible with an hours’ drive at the most or a through public transport, such as buses. The home itself is cozy and clean, comfortable for families with small children, and the surrounding areas are easy to navigate.

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Bayview, New South Wales, Australia
7.81 km (4.9 mi) from Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park
395 reviews  
Entire guest suite 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
kitchen amenities were great and we cooked dinner one night
the accomodation is also very well equipped with everything for the kitchen bedroom and lounge room
warm welcome and lovely out look from every room
the house was private beautifully furnished and really comfortable for my two friends and i
beds were very comfortable kitchen was stocked with essentials (really appreciated the tim tams ) would definitely stay again
a really sparkling clean house
everything was spotlessly clean (which is so important for us
the place is sparkling clean as is all the bedding/towels
very clean house and a very comfy one
comfortable and clean with special little extras
friendly and informative hosts
the hosts are friendly and helpful
john & donna were wonderful hosts
our hosts were very friendly and welcoming
can’t praise the hosts enough
perfect location with all that you need
great location and so many things to see and do
it was good value and close to where we needed to attend a wedding
great peaceful location and perfect for a weekend or longer get away
beautiful place in a great location hosts extremely helpful and welcoming
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7. Bright and spacious beach cabin

Spend a bright and breezy weekend at this beach cabin, just minutes away from the Avalon and Whale beaches. It’s ideal for two guests looking to escape the crowds, spend some time surfing, swimming, and walking in paradise. Enjoy this lovely, little cottage, surrounded by cove beaches and local shops and businesses, or head into the central business district on one of the buses, just 200 meters (656.2 feet) away from the property. Guests will have access to the lush gardens, a small aviary and have the pleasure of the company of a small dog, named Coco.

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Avalon, New South Wales, Australia
10.4 km (6.5 mi) from Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park
679 reviews  
Entire cabin 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
also mattress was comfortable
the bed was comfortable and the cabin had all the amenities you would need for a short stay
we had a little bit of trouble with the wifi range but otherwise we really enjoyed our stay
beautiful little private cottage well presented and very comfortable for an overnight stay (or longer)
the bed was comfortable good coffee and food just a few minutes drive away
very clean and spacious
clean cosy and comfortable
really nice and clean cabin
extremely clean & the bed was so comfortable
the shower is also very clean and spacious
great place really nice host
beautiful place & awesome host
receptive host and cool personal touches
hendrika is a truly amazing host
she was very hospitable and welcoming and we had a great time
cute little place great location
the location was brilliant
great location and very private
good location and privacy
wonderful cabin location is excellent
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8. Comfy family home (from USD 600)

Appreciate the beautiful sights and sounds of Bayview from this four-bedroom home for up to eight guests. This home offers a soothing and fun atmosphere that’s sure to help you have a grand time throughout your stay. It comes with a solar-heated pool for your leisure and a deck where you can sit back and relax. The rental also comes with air conditioning, a grill, three queen-sized beds, and many more.

This home is only a short walk from Pittwater and Flying Fox Café and is in close proximity to Mona Vale and its myriad of shops, restaurants, and attractions.

Stayed at this property?
Bayview, New South Wales, Australia
8.3 km (5.2 mi) from Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park
17 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire bungalow 5 Beds 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
she loved swimming in the pool which had easy step access
it was clean and decorated beautifully
plenty of space beautifully clean and spacious
it was spacious homely clean and well equipped
margy herself was a great host: in touch straight away & leaving us clear instructions
margy was a lovely host the house was amazing the photos don’t do it justice
this place is the definition of perfect
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9. Albert Cottage on Avalon Beach

A lovely, modern house with full amenities that provides comfort and convenience to all kinds of travelers, Albert Cottage hosts up to five guests. If you are looking for a relaxing coastal getaway on the shores of Avalon, look no further than this private, standalone beach residence. Accessible to those who wish to surf, explore, and climb, and for those in town to attend an event or a wedding, this property is within walking distance to the Whale and Avalon beaches, which are both 10 minutes away.

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Avalon, New South Wales, Australia
10.33 km (6.5 mi) from Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park
279 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 3 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the kitchen bathroom & especially the coffee machine was excellent and very convenient
the breakfast and cheese plate was so nice to enjoy
thanks for welcoming us with all the little extras including breakfast essentials
highlights: the beds the hot shower holiday breakfast treat surprises in the fridge :) we hope to return
the cottage was a larger than we expected was lovely and clean and super comfortable
it was clean and tidy
all clean functional and in order
very clean and with excellent facilities inside the property
new clean trendy and everything there you would ever need
very clean and comfortable and close to restaurants shops and beaches
our hosts were so welcoming and keen to make us feel at home
ross & margie are lovely people and great hosts
the hosts ross and margaret are warm welcoming people
our hosts lives next door and is always ready to assist us
ross and margie are thoughtful and attentive hosts
beautiful property in an ideal location
there are also many cute shops and restaurants within walking distance
great location great place quite street and so close to the beach
fantastic accommodation in a really central position
a super place in a lovely location near whale beach
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A quaint suburban retreat

After exploring the different shops, establishments, and wonderful outdoor activities, relax in one of the best accommodations you can get in the area. Book your stay at one of these Airbnbs soon and plan your visit to this beautiful area of Australia.

Any must-sees we missed? Tell us about them in the comments section or write a post here to help out fellow travelers!
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