A beachside town located on the northeastern coast of New South Wales, Byron Bay is named after John Byron, a naval officer and circumnavigator. Austrailian red cedar comes from Byron Bay and was the area’s first industry, followed by gold mining. Today, Byron Bay is famed for its gorgeous beaches and surfing, where both international and local tourists seek a quick getaway away from the city.
If you’re staying in Byron Bay for the weekend, don’t forget to visit the famous Belongil Beach. Check out these 10 best Airbnb vacation rentals in the area and start planning your trip!
Fall asleep to the sound of the waves and the smell of the ocean in this suite’s comfortable queen bed. The Pacific Suite enjoys direct views from the enclosed deck and is located across from Belongil Beach, in Byron Bay. The suite comes well-equipped with fresh linens and bathroom amenities, free Wi-Fi, a coffee machine, and delicious Byron Bay teas.
A 10-minute stroll will lead you straight into town, where you can enjoy various shops and restaurants. Nearby is the Treehouse Cafe, where you can enjoy a sip of coffee while enjoying Belongil Beach views.
Summerhaven Byron - Pacific SuiteByron Bay, New South Wales, Australia
Top guest reviewsthe bag of chocolates on the table when we arrived was a great touchloved the light touches in the room including the sparkling water and byron bay biscuitsthe place itself was clean spacious and comfortable - access to a washer/dryer was nice to have toothe bed was amazingly comfortable and we loved the ease of the check in/check out processa lovely apartment in a block of 3-4 apartments in my very favorite part of byron bayclean modern stylishcomfy bed clean modern and tidyvery clean and has all necessities you would needthe apartment was clean and had everything i needgreat location to byron town spotlessly clean with lovely linen and towels
Host:ellen was a great host with quick response timesshe was a great host and i would thoroughly recommendellen is a wonderful host and helpfulhosts are responsive and diligentellen was a fantastic hostRead more reviewsgreat location modern space close to the beachawesome location just out of towngreat location across from belongil beachabsolutely beautiful place and locationgreat place and location highly recommended
This accommodation’s curious name comes from the fact that it is actually a newly-converted, 20-foot (6.1-meter) long shipping container, located opposite Belongil Beach. It’s comfortable, cozy and contains important essentials, like air conditioning, a television set, Wi-Fi, a kitchen, a private barbecue, and an outside sitting area, where you can easily kick back with a cold beer or two.
It’s only a three-minute walk to a great breakfast cafe and the Treehouse Restaurant and Bar and is only a 10-minute stroll away from the town, for easy access. If you’re bringing a car with you, there’s parking right on the street. A one-minute walk will lead you to Belongil Beach.
Bento Box on Belongil BeachByron Bay, New South Wales, Australia
Top guest reviewsthe amenities were perfect air conditioning worked well and anna was extremely helpfulevery detail has been thought of from iron and hair dryer to bluetooth speaker and welcome beersgood shower well-equipped kitchen great bed powerful air-con for the hot days and bicycles availablea compact space but has everything needed to be comfortableaccommodation was clean and tidylovely clean converted containerthe bento box is small but clean and cosy and privatethe place was really clean well set up and comfortableclean stylish with so many thoughtful touches and extras that really came in handy
Host:anna was a great hostanna and simone were great hostsanna was a friendly & welcoming hosthighly recommend anna the host toothe host is also great very accommodatingRead more reviewssuch a cute space and a great location walking distance to everythinggood location being close to the beach and within walking distance to eateriesthe location is fantastic toogreat location for a private getawaysuch a good location
WIth lighthouse views, an enclosed, sunny deck, and an outdoor shower, this beautiful, spacious suite lies directly across from Belongil Beach. Right after swimming in the sea, you can head up to the outdoor shower for your convenience. The accommodation has free Wi-Fi, a coffee machine, and fresh linens.
Within walking distance of this listing is the town proper, where you can find shops and restaurants to enjoy. Other amenities include free parking on the premises, a kitchen, laundry essentials and a bedroom, fit for two.
Summerhaven Byron - The Cape SuiteByron Bay, New South Wales, Australia
Top guest reviewssleek and stylish yet cosy and comfortablelots of space and very comfortableclean and comfortable with all the amenities you needbeautiful little touches the most comfortable bed possible and a wonderful sun filled suitethe bathroom products were a lovely touch tooan exceptionally clean and comfortable apartmentvery clean comfortable and beautiful housesleek clean and stylishellen’s place was very clean and modernher space was very clean and comfortable
Host:ellen is a wonderful host who response to any questions or queries promptlyhosts quite responsive and helpfulellen was a lovely hostellen was also kind enough to let me checkout lategood host with great local tipsRead more reviewsnicely located near the beach and close to towngreat location very comfortable and convenient to get arounda great location and spacious apartmentgreat location very cosy and comfortablewithin easy walking distance of the town centre
This cozy place is as homey as it is gorgeous. It has air conditioning and free Wi-Fi, as well as a fully-equipped kitchenette with hotplates, a toaster, pots and pans, and cutlery for two. There’s a barbecue on the deck and a queen-sized bed, fit for two.
It’s less than five minutes away from the bay and only a short walk from the town center. The host has been recognized as very accommodating, so you’re sure to receive some help with your travel itinerary or anything else you might need.
The Beach HutByron Bay, New South Wales, Australia
Top guest reviewscomfy bed and lovely hammock on the deck we loved our stay and can’t wait to returnroom was good and accessorized wellplace was very clean and tidysuch a cool spot - clean and comfynice place very clean and compactthe apartment is clean and contains everything you need for a self-contained holidaythe place is quaint tidy clean and was perfect for us to use as a base
Host:excellent host that leaves you to your own devices yet only a phone call awayscott is a very easy hostdid a late check in and the host accepted it relatively quickly and without problemscott was a great host - very flexible with check in and out timesscott was a great host laid back and helpful with a lot of local knowledgeRead more reviewslocation is amazingnice walk to town from this location as wellgreat location a step away from the beachgreat place in a great locationfantastic location and so nice to be super close to the beach
Just meters from the calm, warm waters of Byron Bay and a short walk along the beach from the center of town, this Airbnb listing is mostly made of wood, giving it a calm and cozy feel. It has a tree-shaded balcony, where you can enjoy early morning breakfasts, and guests will also get their own bathroom and kitchen, have access to a barbecue, a television, and a DVD player - perfect for lounging around on a lazy weekend.
Tree HouseByron Bay, New South Wales, Australia
Top guest reviewsbeautiful stay and a gorgeous two level apartment and a balcony and bbqthe unit has all the amenities we required to be very comfortablewe had an amazing stay great location top facilities and great to have an air conditioned roomclose to belongil beach and the tree house restaurant cute and beachy loft apartment with a great balconyamazing cosy and superbly equipped home with plenty of room for the two of usgreat spot clean tidy house with excellent quality linen and towelsthe place was spotless and perfect for a few days awaythe apartment was very comfortably set out and nice and cleanthe house was very clean and a cute little spot to stay in byronthe tree house is fabulous very clean spacious (two people) and located within two minutes from the beach
Host:scott is a great host and and responded quickly to questionsscott was a very kind and welcoming hostscott was very responsive and provided very detailed info prior our arrivalscott made us feel right at home and was incredibly helpfulscott was a great host - i highly recommend staying hereRead more reviewsawesome location quiet but centralgreat location right on belongil beachwe enjoyed the location in belongilloved being near the cafe and walking distance to the beachfab place and fab location
Located a stone’s throw away from the bay and a short walk to the town center, this Airbnb listing is a beautiful, self-contained, two-bedroom apartment. Guests can enjoy its various amenities, like air conditioning, Wi-Fi, a full kitchen, and laundry facilities. Food places surround the home and, if you’re in the mood for a homemade meal, you can host your own picnic here in the apartment’s garden.
absolutely belongil beach houseByron Bay, New South Wales, Australia
Top guest reviewsgreat facilities and 4 air consgreat selection of dvd's and good wifi as wellwe really enjoyed the hammock and the day bed on the balconygreat space beautiful balcony to sit and (email hidden by airbnb) fy beds and spotlessly cleanplenty of room and big balconies to enjoy outdoor lifestylethe accommodation was exceptionally clean and comfortablevery clean recently renovated and tastefully furnishedgreat spot clean and beautifully appointedpractical comfortable clean privatevery stylish well equipped clean and tidy
Host:thoroughly enjoyed our stay scott is a great hostscott was a very helpful hostscott is a very considerate hostthe hosts were very friendly and accomodating of our groups changing needsscott was very responsive to all requests and a great hostRead more reviewsgreat location close - but not too close - to central byron and stylish accommodationideally set away from town and within very close walking distance from the beachfantastic house in a great locationfantastic house in a superb location close to the beachgreat little house in awesome location in belongil
Turn this cabin into your own private space - it has a large bedroom just for you, your own courtyard and a kitchen with a bar fridge, coffee, and tea. There’s free Wi-Fi and it’s only a few steps away from the Treehouse Restaurant, where you can enjoy pizzas, a few drinks, and buzzing nightlife. The Belongil Bistro is also just a short walk away and this is where you can enjoy a lazy, early-morning breakfast. This listing also provides standup paddleboard rental, for an extra charge.
Benjis @ belongilByron Bay, New South Wales, Australia
Top guest reviewsonz’s place has a very comfortable bed is tastefully decorated and had plenty of space for my thingsthe lounge inside is super comfy and the outdoor setting was awesome for breakfast and afternoon drinkscabin was clean and comfortablegreat comfortable and clean placevery clean and tidy when i arrivedgreat place to stay clean and tidythe place was also very clean and tidy
Host:onz is a great hostthe hosts were so lovelyamazing friendly hostnice host and a nice placeonz was super helpful and friendlyRead more reviewscute bungalow in a great locationeasy walk to townexcellent location right near the beachclose to the writers festival again a walk along the beachprivate love the location close to beach
Only a 10-minute walk from the main town center and a few short steps away from the ocean, this lovely home features a sun-filled courtyard with an outdoor shower, barbecue facilities, a daybed and a shared pool - so you can easily pop in for a quick swim, whenever you want. A stroll along a nearby sandy track will take you to the beach in just three minutes and you can walk into town within 10 minutes, too. Be warned though: there’s no Wi-Fi here because you’re meant to relax and unwind.
BYRON BEACH PAD... 100m to Belongil BeachByron Bay, New South Wales, Australia
Top guest reviewsthe only improvement would be wifi but the house pool and particularly the outdoor deck are fantasticvery comfortable with relaxing outdoor patiowe had a dip in the pool and we enjoyed spending some time in the courtyardexcellent beach pad with adjoining swimming poolthe outside space and the pool area are great for hanging out in the afternooneverything was clean and decor invitinglovely comfortable clean home - tastefully decoratedthe unit was clean and had everything that we neededthe unit is very spacious clean and well decoratedloved that there was professional linen on the beds and the place was super clean
Host:nicole is the perfect hostmany thanks to our hosts for looking after us so well at short notice tooa lovely place great hosts and we will definitely stay againhosts have added extra touches and very thoughtful items in this homei'd happily recommend staying here - nicole was a fantastic and understanding hostRead more reviewswalking distance to town and super close to beachgreat location near the beachgreat location and only short walk into towngreat location just a 10 min walk into townperfect location for a beach holiday
A tropical residence with a cool, sea breeze and an amazing beach vibe, you’ll never want to leave this place once you arrive. It’s located just a stone’s throw away from the beach and a short distance away from the town center. It can accommodate large groups and families, so it’s the ideal location for a family holiday or a getaway with friends. It features complimentary Wi-Fi, cable television, and barbecue facilities, so you’re sure to never get bored!
Aamber Garden Villa - StylishByron Bay, New South Wales, Australia
This relaxing, Byron Bay, four-bedroom beach house is located at the popular Belongil Beach and is a few steps away from the sand and water views of the Belongil River. The house has a large backyard and a beautiful pool. There’s an undercover deck with dining furniture and a barbecue, perfect for late afternoon get-togethers. There’s air conditioning, as well as a kitchen, dining room, TV room, and free Wi-Fi.
The house is conveniently located for those looking for accommodation for the East Coast Blues Festival, Byron Bay Writers Festival, Byron Bay Triathlon, Byron Bay International Film Festival, Splendour in the Grass, the Byron Bay Surf Festival, Falls Festival Byron and the Byron Bay Winter Whales Ocean Swim Classic.
The Jetty House Belongil Beach and Backyard PoolByron Bay, New South Wales, Australia
Enjoy a quick getaway to Byron Bay
Byron Bay is the ideal location for a quick surfing getaway. Enjoy your stay in this gorgeous beach region with any of these 10 Airbnb vacation rentals and their lovely hosts.
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