Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Collaroy, Australia - Updated 2021

airbnb Collaroy, Australia
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Located in Northern Sydney, New South Whales, Collaroy is an Australian suburb very near the central business district of Sydney. Well-known for its surfing culture, Collaroy is also home to four Surf Lifesaving Clubs that provide swimming supervision and surf rescue services. Hence, Collaroy has good swimming conditions and is also appropriate for beginner surfers. Apart from surfing, Collaroy has a wide variety of bird and aquatic life species such as sea eagles, pelicans and ducks. For the shopaholics, Pittwater Road is where you need to go! It also comprises cafes, a cinema, restaurants and bars, everything you want to visit on a vacation. Find the best vacation rental that suits you for a pleasant experience at Collaroy. Read on to find out more about the top 10 Airbnb vacation rentals in Collaroy!

1. Compact cabin near Sydney's best surfing beach, Curl Curl (from USD 62)

Different from the usual vacation rental apartments, this option is a cabin which is rather small and private. It is in close proximity to several good restaurants, cafes and bars making it easier for you to decide on your breakfast and lunch. In addition, the area has a bottle shop, if you are into alcohol! If you are a beach or surfing person, you are already at the right place and this house will just make it better for you. The owner of the house is well-equipped with all the information about the best surfing spots in the area. You can easily commute to the city from this rental as well. The house has a basic kitchen, fridge, microwave, toaster, kettle and a BBQ for use. It is also very near some alluring views of the ocean for those who love taking morning or evening strolls.

The Curly Surf Shack
North Curl Curl, New South Wales, Australia
265 reviews
Entire cabin 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very cozy place with great view and surroundings
it had everything you need for a comfortable weekend getaway - towels coffee warm shower fridge etc
wifi works well shower is comfortable and beautiful and hosts are awesome
the bed was super comfy
the surf shack was exactly what we needed a comfy bed and calm space to unwind
Cleanliness:
incredibly clean and comfortable
gorgeous studio clean and comfortable
clean tidy and easy to find
clean with a cosy good vibe
clean and cosy place with a very comfortable bed
Host:
mike and tamsin were great hosts and very responsive
mike and tamsin are wonderful hosts
mike and tasmin and lovely hosts super welcoming
mike & tamsin offered great hospitality and were highly responsive and helpful prior to our arrival
mike and tamsin were great hosts to this adorable cozy beach shack
Location:
great location and value for money
great location good value for money
location was perfect for what we needed
perfect spot super close to the beach
a relaxing spot in a great location
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2. Beach at the doorstep of the apartment (from USD 112)

This one is for the big groups! Able to accommodate a total of six guests, this apartment offers two bedrooms with king-sized beds that can separate into singles, making it flexible for big groups. It is also well-equipped with the necessary amenities required such as a kitchen and dining area. The rooms are simple and sufficient for a comfortable and relaxing stay with beautiful beach views. This is a rather simple option but suitable if you are coming in numbers.

2 large bedrooms. Amazing location
Manly, New South Wales, Australia
298 reviews
Entire apartment 4 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wifi and apple tv worked great and the kitchen was very well equipped
our kids were very comfortable on the pull out couch in the lounge
so i can recommend jakes apartment
good sleep comfortable beds plenty of extra linen
there were 6 of us making the second bathroom a welcome feature
Cleanliness:
clean and has everything you need
great location and very clean with comfy beds
the place was clean large and had all you need
unit was clean and tidy beds were very comfortable and got water plentiful and hot
spacious apartment with a bonus 2nd bathroom
Host:
jake was a great relaxed & helpful host
jake is a very responsive and communicative host
jake was a great host
jake was a super host and he was so responsive and accommodative
jake is a great host with very short answer time
Location:
great location just a minute walk from manly beach
great location and quite comfortable
the location was perfect
the location is just perfect
we loved this location
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3. degree panoramic ocean view apartment (from USD 108)

This apartment feels just like a hotel. It houses two bedrooms with king beds, dining with kitchenette inclusive of a stove, microwave and fridge. Pool, gym, BBQ area, as well as the games room, are some of the other amenities. The highlight of this vacation rental is the 180-degree panoramic view of the ocean that looks like a dream from the alfresco dining area. You will be provided with basic breakfast staples during your stay here, coffee, tea, hot chocolate and milk as well, upon your arrival. To perk up your vacation, the owners of the house provide you with an extensive DVD and Blu-ray collection with over 1,000 titles. What’s more fun than watching a relaxing movie on your vacation without any worries, right?

2 Room Flat- Near Manly,Ocean Views
Collaroy Plateau, New South Wales, Australia
192 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beds including sleeping sofa were comfortable
there was also free wifi and access to movies
we also love the color and style of the decor in the room
the accommodation is good with cupboards stocked an amazing pool made perfect with the view and easily accessible
oh and the view from the pool is total paradise
Cleanliness:
clean and roomy
the apartment is clean and everything you need
place was clean and tidy with nice modern decor
it is very clean and is furnished like a hotel
lovely clean place excellent hosts beautiful area
Host:
truly great host :) thanks
tonya is a great host
tonya is a great host
super helpful with quick responses
tonya is a friendly and accommodative host
Location:
location was so good
good size good location comfy
great quiet location especially for activities north of sydney
location was amazing 5 minutes drive to the beach
close to a lovely fairly quiet beach
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4. Lush penthouse in Manly with water views (from USD 107)

This recently renovated penthouse is for you if your vacation must have a luxurious touch. With extremely posh interiors and furnishings, this vacation rental accommodates two guests providing a double bedroom, full bathroom, a spacious living room, full kitchen, dining room and a patio. The house is located at the entrance to Sydney’s famous Northern Beaches. The rich house and beautiful location are popular among many tourists and locals who love beach activities, shopping, bars and restaurants. You are sure to have an elegant experience here!

Luxurious Penthouse Room in Manly with Water Views
Fairlight, New South Wales, Australia
216 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
i appreciated the fan on some warmer nights
the apartment is beautifully done just like the photos and the views are stunning
lovely top floor apartment with stunning views over manly and the sea
the view from their apartment is beautiful
the manly corso has free wifi
Cleanliness:
it was spotlessly clean with all the required facilities
the whole house was really clean and tidy
a lovely apartment spotlessly clean with fabulous facilities and lots of nice touches
really clean bed was comfy and the shower was good
wonderful clean cozy place and location with stunning views
Host:
great hosts with very welcoming personalities
they were friendly and thoughtful hosts
the amazing host who went beyond expectations on accommodating us
great host who were lovely and highly thoughtful
cheryl and darryl were amazing hosts
Location:
this place is highly recommend great location; the wharf is at walking distance there are beaches close by
easy walk to manly wharf ferry
very easy to access local areas by bus (including local free shuttle)
we were within walking distance to the ferry public transportation and multiple stunning beaches
easy walk to manly centre free bus back as its quite a hilly area
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5. A northern beaches gateway (from USD 71)

The location of this accommodation is so much for the beach lovers because of the abundance of northern beaches located in the area! Relaxing walks and beautiful blue waters guaranteed, with North Narrabeen Beach well-known for surfing in Sydney, Narrabeen Lagoon and Warriewood Shopping Square located near this vacation rental. The brightly lit and clean house offers shared use of the heated pool (not operational during winter season), hot tub, rear garden, laundry amenities, kitchen and living area. Able to accommodate three guests, this house has two beds, and a portable cot can be included for infants with a fee of an additional person. The house also has a trampoline, suitable for kids if you are looking for a vacation rental appropriate for your entire family. The owners of the house are also able to provide information on what to do, attractions and events if needed.

Yorkshire Embassy Self-contained separate space.
North Narrabeen, New South Wales, Australia
143 reviews
Entire guesthouse 2 Beds 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great space with an amazing pool and hot tub - enjoyed our week very much
the bed was incredibly comfy and the shower is fantastic
studio suite had a large backyard and pool attached which made the evenings enjoyable
we were very impressed with the kitchen it had everything we needed
the apartment was gorgeous and had everything we needed
Cleanliness:
clean space comfy bed great communication
cat supplied us with clean bedding during our stay also
the place was clean and well equipped
spotlessly clean and had everything thing you need and more
the unit is clean newly fitted out & comfortable
Host:
alex and cat were wonderful hosts
lovely place and fantastic hosts
the hosts were also lovely and offered great advice for local eateries
he and his family host beautifully
hosts were very welcoming and friendly
Location:
the location is good
located close to public transport and shopping we definitely recommend this place
a nice walk along a waterfront park located about 10 minutes away walking
great location; close to bus stops that takes you to downtown and then to b line buses
it is a beautiful location
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6. Bright, breezy and funky Collaroy apartment (from USD 89)

Last but definitely not least, this top floor house located near the Collaroy beach looks compact and neat. The unconventional look and feel of the house will give off a colorful and fun vibe for guests looking for something stylish. Comprising a living area with TV, a bedroom with a king-sized bed, dining area, BBQ on the balcony and a full kitchen, the house is a well-furnished option. You can enjoy delicious breakfast at the Pelican Cafe on Collaroy Beach. It is an hour away from Sydney’s CBD, 30 minutes away from Palm Beach and also a few minutes’ stroll from Narrabeen Lake. Satisfy your shopping needs at the new Warringah Mall too. Perfect for two guests, the house is convenient for surfing, paddle-boarding, the beach or even suitable for the nightlife at various hotels, bars and restaurants nearby. Views are a beauty for this one, being located on the beach!

Bright & Breezy, 200m to Beach
Collaroy, New South Wales, Australia
61 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we stayed during an unprecedented heatwave but anthony thankfully left us a fan
small bright apartment on top floor of older style complex with stairs
the apartment was just as described and the bed very comfortable
apartment is in a great location clean has all amenities and a very comfortable king bed
we had a very relaxing time at anthony's apartment
Cleanliness:
quiet clean and good communication from host
however it also wasn’t overly clean
this place is clean and has a comfortable atmosphere
the apartment was clean and comfortable the king size bed was a bonus
the apartment was clean and spacious nicely styled and with a very comfy bed
Host:
anthony was a great host and very quick response
anthony was responsive to our questions and accommodating
anthony was a very accommodating host with quick responses and an easy check in
anthony was very helpful in allowing us to check in early which suited our needs
thanks again anthony for being a great host
Location:
perfect location for a relaxing beachside break
great location and easy to find
nice place in a great location just a short walk from the beach
great location by the beach and very close to the bus stop if you are on public transport
anthony’s place is a perfect location for collaroy
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7. Narrabeen Beachfront Retreat

Also located facing the beach, this is an ideal stay if you are a ‘live by the serene waters’ kind of person. Similar to other apartments, the house is self-contained with a kitchen, utensils, internal laundry, wireless internet, TV, a bedroom with built-in closets and double beds and a bathroom, just right for two guests. If you are a morning person, you will witness pods of dolphins opposite your house, so, you are sure to have a blissful morning with a dolphin show and a tranquil night with the sound of the waves here. Fun neighborhood cafes and restaurants are at your doorstep to feed your hungry tummies, bus stops to the CBD and Palm Beach are a 10-minute walk away, as well as Woolworths, a supermarket. Enjoy this pristine clean apartment with amazing views and convenient location!

Narrabeen Beachfront Retreat
Narrabeen, New South Wales, Australia
198 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

8. Garden and beach view studio apartment at Manly

Appropriate for couples, solo travelers and business travelers, this air-conditioned studio apartment situated at Manly has the beach at its doorstep. The accommodation looks just like an ordinary house with a well-equipped kitchenette that has a toaster, sink, kettle, fridge and more. However, they don’t provide a stove which doesn’t allow guests to cook but the house is located near many restaurants and coffee shops. With its own entrance, beautiful patio and garden in the house, guests are sure to have a fun and relaxing time at this simple and elegant vacation rental. If you are not looking for something super luxurious, this one is a simple option!

Walk to Manly Beach from a Cozy Cottage
Manly, New South Wales, Australia
379 reviews
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a delightful beach side cottage with great amenities on hand inc wifi
very stylish accommodation with great toiletries bed linen and tv
lovely funishings modern bathroom and a small fridge to make you feel at home
Cleanliness:
easy parking clean and comfortable
communication was great and the place was spotless with some noce little touches
it was very comfortable and clean
great airbnb it had everything you need and was impeccably clean
catherine was friendly and helpful and the place was clean and cosy like the photos would recommend :)
Host:
lovely host to deal with
great place great host
the host is very lovely and answered all my questions quickly
she was very helpful and friendly
absolutely gorgeous place- super comfy and the host was so helpful
Location:
easy walking distance to everything
excellent location walking distance to beach and restaurants
the location was superb within a 2 minute walk from 2 bus stations and manly beach
location location location super cute and bright within short walking distance to all that manly beach has to offer
great location very neat and tidy
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9. Comfortable and cosy stay at Allembie Heights

This studio guest suite is definitely a break from all the hustle and bustle of city life. With a swimming pool, BBQ pit, beaches nearby and nature, you are sure to have a relaxing vacation at this rental. It is designed to accommodate two guests, well-lit and airy, with stunning views of the ocean. With simple interiors and minimal colors involved, mostly white, the house gives off a pristine clean vibe. It is well-equipped with a yard, wireless internet, TV, luxury swimming pool and more. Most shops and relaxing spots are all 10 minutes away from this apartment making it convenient for guests to get whatever they like.

Quiet and Private Guest Suite a Short Drive to Manly Beach
Allambie Heights, New South Wales, Australia
345 reviews
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

10. Minimalistic and relaxing apartment on the Northern beaches

The house is well-maintained, filled with very minimal colors, appearing extremely cooling for the eyes. Accommodating four guests, this house has two bedrooms with three beds that look extremely comfortable. It also offers a large lounge, TV, dining room, bathroom and a kitchen as well. The backyard garden of the apartment is perfect for a good evening with nature companying a hot cup of tea. A three-burner BBQ is also provided in this house suitable for all weathers, so, BBQ all you want. Not very far from the palm beach (where you may witness the filming of the Australian TV show, “Home and Away” on Mondays to Wednesdays) and Sydney Opera House, this place is suitable for tourists who want to explore the area.

2BDRM on the Northern Beaches.
Bayview, New South Wales, Australia
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
Cleanliness:
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
Host:
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
Location:
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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