Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Castlemaine, Australia - Updated 2023

airbnb Castlemaine, Australia

In the center of Victoria, Australia lies Castlemaine, a city originally founded by a gold rush which swept through the surrounding regions. Today, if not for the gold that continues to drive both tourists and locals to the region, it exists as a location characterized by golden views, sensational sights and sounds indigenous only to the area. Castlemaine is also home to Theatre Royal, the oldest continuously operating theatre in Australia! And now, this location is as good as yours, when you take advantage of this series of top-tier Castlemaine Airbnb spots, the likes of which promise to thoroughly upgrade your expectations for Australian hospitality!

1. Under a peppercorn tree (from USD 141)

You’ll make your home under an ancient example of local majestic wildlife- a peppercorn tree! This studio stay promises each and every one of its guests unique indulgence in a stay as affordable as it is modern. Characterized by contemporary furnishings and only a four-minute drive from the center of town, this stay comes with a fully stocked kitchen, wireless internet onsite, and a friendly host! Everything you’re looking for when it comes to a memorable Castlemaine stay is waiting for you, right under this peppercorn tree!

Under a Peppercorntree.
380 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Farm stay 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
lots of implements in the kitchen to use and strong wifi
the space is beautifully styled and the wood heater is amazing
really great space immaculate style beautiful bathroom
lovely toiletries and breakfast supplies were provided
great studio country room with beautiful light on the outskirts of castlemaine
excellent and speedy communication and cleanliness
beautiful space -really clean and stylish
very clean and thoughtfully decorated
fantastic stay clean new and quiet
very clean and well equipped
e is a great host and good communicator
elisabeth was really responsive and easy
host was happy to top us up with more firewood
amazing every we needed and e was a great host and supplied everything we needed
our stay was very comfortable thanks to the lovely host
castlemaine is a beautiful place to visit
a good spot in campbell’s creek close to a walking/cycling track to castlemaine
great place to stay in castlemaine
ideally located 3 min drive from the main town it’s a peaceful place without being too remote
great vibe great location exactly what we needed
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2. The historic garden cottage (from USD 83)

airbnb castlemaine, australia | the historic garden cottage
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Located on twelve acres of property as beautiful as it is historic, this garden cottage promises you a fine stay, with regard to its authentically majestic appearance. Two guests can enjoy the privileges of a posh queen bed and are allowed more than enough space to stretch out and make the stay their own. Additionally, both heating and cooling provisions exist onsite, so no matter the time of the year, you can always set the temperature exactly as you like it! Botanical gardens are only steps away from this getaway’s friendly front doors, and with a flexible cancellation policy, you can always change your plans at the last minute! It’s a stay fit for Castlemaine royalty at this historic garden cottage!

The Historic Garden Cottage
Castlemaine, Victoria, Australia
363 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfortable cottage for an overnight stay
i was particularly pleased to have the split system and the overhead fan as the weather was hot
beautiful setting comfortable cottage that was great to stay in for the weekend
everything was as described - a charming cottage with a very comfortable bed and soft sheets
we had a really comfortable and relaxing stay in the cottage
everything very clean too
convenient clean and simple room
very clean & tidy throughout with a lovely charm
room is basic but clean and bed comfortable
accommodation is simple clean and very comfortable
helen & ian were very friendly lovely hosts
very kind hosts as well
helen and ian welcoming friendly and accommodating
helen and ian were very friendly
very friendly and accommodating hosts
super location next to botanical gardens
this is a cute cottage in a great location
it's in a lovely location
we enjoyed staying overnight in this beautiful location
the location is excellent for access to town and for peace and serenity
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3. The pink house (from USD 83)

Make the most of this adorable holiday cottage, one fit to bring lifelong memories directly to a brightly colored doorstep! A fully equipped kitchen comes well stocked, and can allow you to cook the majority of your meals onsite! With a tantalizing proximity to the town close by, this site’s host recommended staying here if you’re looking for easy access to a night out on the town! There’s even a possibility that your family pet will be allowed on the property! Along with three other guests, make this pink space your own for the complete duration of your stay, and discover a flavor of life only allowed to those who make The pink house their Castlemaine stay of choice!

The Pink House
Castlemaine, Victoria, Australia
471 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire home 3 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
nice touches such as fresh flowers in kitchen & unexpected breakfast provisions
very cozy warm inviting
well set up kitchen a lot of essentials which made my stay very easy
beautiful decor comfortable bed :)
very comfortable beds and beautiful decor
clean and cosy
super clean and great communication from bonnie
very clean and comfortable and beautifully decorated
great home clean comfortable and warm
house was beautifully and thoughtfully decorated impeccably clean and cozy
bonnie was a great host and answered any questions we had
very nice/ well organised with great response times/ communication from host
the pink house was perfect such a warm friendly feeling home
the eclectic styling is gorgeous the atmosphere warm and the host has thought of everything
bonnie is a terrific host who responds quickly to messages
great location and cosy place
amazing house close to everything especially botanic gardens
amazing location great vibe bright and colourful
amazing location right across from the castlemaine botanic gardens and the pub next door had delicious food
awesome little house in a great location next to a pub
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4. Murrnong Manna

If you’re looking for a stay that will prove as comfortable as it is recreational, then the Murrnong Manna getaway is the one for you! While it allows only one guest to take advantage of its amenities at a single time, there is much in the immediate area to discover! From unique walking and hiking opportunities that typify the property and the immediate area, to an onsite lounge area where you can recount each successful day, to breakfast provided by the friendly host, and to wireless Internet access provided at the location itself, you’re never going to find yourself hard-pressed for a new activity, or for a new outlook on Castlemaine adventure!

Murrnong Manna
Castlemaine, Victoria, Australia
195 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in earthen home 1 Bed 1 Guest 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 1

Top guest reviews
the room was clean tidy and very comfortable
clean and cozy comfy bed everything you need
i stayed one night and the room was neat and clean
highly recommend wonderful home and a wonderful host
great hospitality friendly host peaceful surroundings
ellen is a great host and will make you feel at home
ellen is a lovely host
ellen’s hospitality was warm & welcoming a great host
great location close to town and close to nature
what a treat to be so close to castlemaine yet on land
a perfect place to stay if you're exploring castlemaine and the area
i felt so comfortable staying at ellen’s place so close to town but near bushland
myrrnong manna is a delightful spot close in to castlemaine in a sustainable community
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5. "Tracks" bungalow Castlemaine CBD

Two guests will familiarize themselves with every corner of this bungalow stay, where elegance and excellence meet! A stunning Castlemaine stay is yours for the taking, characterized by wireless Internet access and local botanical gardens! Only steps from a local railway station, the bungalow Castlemaine CBD stay is also touted as within walking distance of local shops, restaurants, and landmarks! The hosts have a flexible cancellation policy and a sensational array of amenities. Whether you’re looking for award-winning food at The Public Inn or simply a gorgeous walk across the grounds, it’s all waiting for you at this one-of-a-kind Castlemaine escape!

"Tracks" Bungalow Castlemaine CBD
Castlemaine, Victoria, Australia
209 reviews
Private room in guesthouse 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room was cosey and very comfortable it had all l needed tea coffee tv snacks
everything is provided from a kettle to body lotion microwave fridge and a good fan
a beautiful little room in the centre of town
lots of thoughtful touches in the room - recommended
the room is small but was cosy and warm during the cold nights
very clean and tidy
very clean and friendly
great place clean and very quiet
we found the room small but clean and reasonably comfortable
the space is clean quiet and comfortable
great little spot with lovely hosts
the hosts were great and very welcoming
the hosts are a lovely family with the best chicken coop this side of the black stump
cosy setting great value for money and lovely hosts :)
great down to earth hosts
great location very close to the mill
great location close to everything in castlemaine
perfectly located close to town
great position close to the train station
very central and super economical
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6. Close to town comfort

If it’s proximity to the closest town you’re looking for when you book your next stay in Castlemaine, rest assured that this property will have you walking from your own front door to the town itself! Two guests will share a bathroom and a bedroom while enjoying not only the town nearby but also the stay itself! You’ll have ample opportunity to relax on the back deck, and have your every need well accounted for. With wireless Internet access and a kitchen both available onsite, there’s not much else you’ll need in terms of necessities for travel. When you factor in free onsite parking, and a stay specifically tailored for families, it looks like you’re staring down a Castlemaine match made in Airbnb heaven!

Close to town comfort
76 reviews
Private room 1 Bed 2 Guests

7. Muckleford Forest cottage

It doesn’t get much better than this forest immersion getaway! Make some of the best Castlemaine forestry your own, when you take the Mucklewood Forest cottage for a spin! Surrounded by lush, majestic foliage in a region characterized by bright sunshine and mild temperatures, the Mucklewood Forest Cottage allows guests to use their onsite tennis court, as well as a kitchen, lounge, and television! Along with four other lucky travellers, you’re going to experience Castlemaine hospitality like never before!

Muckleford Forest Cottage
Muckleford, Victoria, Australia
149 reviews
Entire cabin 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

8. The Love Shack

You’ll easily fall in love with the Love Shack, one of Castlemaine’s premiere Airbnb locations, given its uniquely wide assortment of amenities, and the fact that it can accommodate up to six lucky guests! From the deck, you can catch unadulterated glimpses of everything that characterizes this stay as entirely unforgettable in nature, and the site itself is only minutes from the center of town! Both a wood-fired heater and ample sleeping quarters add to this shack’s positive aspects. Combined with free parking on the premises, a kitchen, and friendly hosts who are willing to answer all questions, you’re looking at an example of Castlemaine hospitality you’re not going to find anywhere else!

The Love Shack
Campbells Creek, Victoria, Australia
317 reviews
Entire apartment 3 Beds 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the main bed is very comfortable and the fold-outs do the job for extras
the ‘shack’ was so much more than a shack the accommodations were beautiful ample room and spectacular surroundings
it is a one room tiny house with a great atmosphere and adequate amenities
robyn has made this an easy and comfortable stay
there are a bunch of sweet personal touches and it’s well appointed with games books and kitchen staples
very clean and cozy
clean and well resourced
very clean given robyn cleaning procedures a good user trust system operates here
the place was clean and comfortable
hope your bedroom will be clean before checkin
robyn is a great host; very quick with responses and the description is very accurate
robyn was a great host and easy to communicate with
robyn is a friendly host and replies quickly
excellent communication and quick responses from host
he was delighted told me it exceeded all his expectations and robyn was a great host
great location nice and private but still close to town
a cute little "love shack" in a tranquil quiet location
great little studio shack close to castlemaine
great location cosy place definitely recommend
awesome place beautiful setting close to town
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9. Out of the box

Unique travel amenities meet a diversified flavor of Castlemaine hospitality at this “out of the box” stay! This stay is new, having only recently completed construction, and with entirely modern contemporary furnishings, you’re going to absolutely love its novel environment! Additionally, there’s the close proximity to local cafes, restaurants, and shops to consider! A nearly unprecedented seven guests can enjoy this location, and given that there’s both a kitchen and parking on the premises, you’re going to have nothing left to do but to sit back and to enjoy the complete duration of your stay!

Out Of The Box
Castlemaine, Victoria, Australia
137 reviews
Entire house 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
no owner provided wifi but fortunately excellent telstra air reception inside the house
the place is a great size has an abundant light filled living ar a with comfortable seating
very well appointed comfortable furnishings and plenty of parking off street
we had a great time at karl’s air bnb it was a very accommodating cozy modern house
wonderful kitchen relaxing living areas comfortable beds and heating made our stay very enjoyable
very clean and nicely presented
very clean and comfortable
a fashion and clean place
the house was very clean and comfortable
house is great very clean and well equipped
karl was a great airbnb host
karl was a great host and most helpful
karl and susie were great hosts
susie and karl are great hosts
karl is an attentive host and check is easy
great location in beautiful castlemaine
beautiful house and great location
great location within walking distance of most attractions and a very interesting and comfortable house
short walk to beautiful botanic gardens and mill market precinct
a nice place to relax and located in easy walking distance to the town centre
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10. Elegant house with art decor (from USD 87)

Take your Castlemaine experience entirely into your own hands, when you and one other lucky guest take full advantage of this art deco house wing! This location exacts a specific focus on both comfort and sustainability and incorporates works from local artists into the overall appearance of the getaway. With both a lounge and a dining area at your service, you’re going to find each and every amenity at your service. With free parking onsite and wireless Internet available, there’s nothing else you’re going to need at this top-rated Airbnb site in Castlemaine!

R&R b&b stay Restore & Replenish
264 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful artwork comfortable bed good kitchen and bathroom amenities
the bed is very comfortable and all amenities in top condition
the opportunity to use a fire heater was very charming
really well maintained with amazing thoughtful touches like the breakfast hamper
sally has created a very cosy space and the vegetarian breakfast with local condiments and pottery were beautiful
spotlessly clean throughout
the communication was great and cleanliness was fantastic
a very clean and relaxing venue with lovely touches and very healthy
cosy warm and clean space
the place is super clean and spacious
lovely hosts in a nice area
sallyrose and trevor were the absolute best hosts
sallyrose is a wonderful host
also very good value and lovely hosts
sallyrose and trevor were excellent host
great location and very cosy
terrific place in great location super close to the heart of castlemaine
in a great location near the bridge hotel and main part of castlemaine
close to town for walking on a sunny day
sally rose’s rnr place was ideal - close to the mill and botanical garden
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Quality anywhere you turn in Castlemaine, Australia

Whether you’re going to take to the forest, explore those getaways closest to the town, or locate the Castlemaine Airbnb that allow you to keep the most money in your wallet, you’re not going to find yourself disappointed when you elect any one of the previously mentioned Airbnb stays your next excuse for Australian adventure. Take to Australia with a vigor reserved for those who have booked their stay at one of the foremost authorities in Australian hospitality! When you make any one of these Airbnb stays your own, that opportunity becomes yours!

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