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Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Cottage Point, Australia - Updated 2020

airbnb Cottage Point, Australia
Nicole
Nicole
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Cottage Point is a suburb of Sydney, Australia, located in the state of New South Wales. It’s Sydney’s smallest suburb and has only 52 homes. It’s located on the waterfront in Ku-Ring-Gai Chase National Park and Australians have made this a popular holiday spot, as a result of its tranquil surroundings. Plus, it’s just a 35-minute drive away from the centre of Sydney.

Relax by the water, go for a boat ride, or enjoy a waterside meal! We’ve created a list of the best Airbnb vacation rentals in Cottage Point and the surrounding area, so read on to check out the options.

1. Spacious, self-contained accommodation with bush views (from USD 54)

This private space in a house offers beautiful views of the surrounding bush. You’ll have the whole downstairs of the home to yourself, including a kitchenette, bathroom, and outdoor lounge. Additionally, there’s free parking on site and wireless internet, to help you stay connected.

The home is located in Berowra, on the left side of Cowan Creek from Cottage Point. In the area, you’ll find the Marine Close Cafe, a small local cafe with excellent reviews. Of course, there are plenty of outdoor activities to do here, as well. Head to Berowra Valley National Park for a scenic walk or a picnic. If you’re more of a water sports person, take a kayak out on Berowra Creek.

Spacious self-contained living with bush views
Berowra, New South Wales, Australia
142 reviews
Private room in house 3 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
views and facilities are better than the photos
spacious apartment with beautiful views
a great getaway place with a huge amount of room
a comfortable and quite space with a very nice bushy view
we felt like we had our very own apartment with all the fantastic amenities
Cleanliness:
clean and well kept house
clean and lots of extra touches
the room was clean and tidy
everything was clean and we had everything we needed
spotlessly clean and lots of extras to make you stay very comfortable
Host:
thank you to our hosts
hosts were lovely and very helpful
the hosts were extremely nice and helpful
carolyn is a lovely host who saw to all our needs and made us feel at home
great place great hosts and excellent value
Location:
location was good as well
amazing place in amazing location perfect
really close to the m1 so a great stopover location on a long trip
great value and location and would definitely stay again
fantastic place so close to the highway and a great bush hideaway
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2. The most beautiful boatshed on Pittwater (from USD 130)

If you’d like to stay somewhere more eclectic, look no further than this boatshed in Morning Bay. The shed is only accessible by boat, so this is the perfect place to stay if you like the water. The hosts provide a kayak, so you can spend your days exploring the bay and surrounding waterways. You can also head to Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park and do some hiking.

The boatshed has a kitchen space, so you can cook your own meals, complete with a full-size fridge and a coffee maker. There’s also a patio and a barbecue. Essential linens are provided.

The most beautiful boatshed on Pittwater.
Morning Bay, New South Wales, Australia
175 reviews
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
everything you need is available with a fully equipped kitchen and space to swim eat drink and relax
we also loved the simplicity of showering outdoors and and enjoying the view whilst at it
we cooked two delicious meals both nights and the kitchen was well equipped for our needs
the loft (and very comfortable bed) is a real highlight
Cleanliness:
the boathouse is beautiful very minimalistic clean and tidy
the accomodation itself is clean and tidy with everything you could think of
Host:
tim & grace were wonderful hosts
tim was a fantastic host
tim was a fabulous host
lovely hosts who went out of their way to make us feel welcome
tim and grace were wonderful communicative hosts
Location:
wonderful location and very quiet comfy boatshed
the boathouse is an amazing location absolutely ideal if you want to get away from it all and relax
tranquil and peaceful amazing location and beautiful boatshed
amazing place so close to sydney and yet you feel so far away
wow - what an incredible location and home
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3. Pittwater paradise (from USD 429)

This waterfront cottage is a great choice for larger groups, travelling together. With four bedrooms, the cottage can sleep up to 10 guests. There’s plenty of modern amenities to make your stay memorable. There’s air conditioning to keep you cool on hot days and, if it gets cold at night, light up a fire in the indoor fireplace. There’s a modern kitchen to make your meals in and you can stay connected with the wireless internet.

The cottage is located on McCarrs Creek, at the headwaters of Pittwater. It’s only accessible by boat and offers 360-degree views of the creek and Ku-Ring-Gai Chase National Park. Of course, there’s plenty of water activities to do here, from boating and fishing to swimming. With the national park as your backyard, it couldn’t be easier to go bushwalking. Or, catch the ferry and explore the other communities in the area!

Exclusive Marine Paradise Accessible only by Boat
Mccarrs Creek, New South Wales, Australia
77 reviews
Entire cottage 6 Beds 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the beds/linen were wonderfully comfy and the kitchen was well equipped to cater to the masses
we were a travelling group of 6 and found the cottage to be very comfortable and well appointed
hot tip: there’s a waterfall and natural pool for swimming just a half hour walk through the bush
Cleanliness:
the beds were comfy and warm and it was very clean and tidy
it was exceptionally clean and joanne was quick to respond to any questions
Host:
joanne was a great host and we'll be back
the host joanne was lovely to deal with and she made sure our stay was going to be enjoyable
everything worked well with great host
joanne was a fantastic host and really thought of everything
joanne was a fantastic host so lovely to deal with
Location:
the location is absolutely stunning
absolutely stunning location house was amazing
such a beautiful location and so convenient from central sydney
such a lovely stylish house in a wonderful location
an absolute beautiful location very quiet and tranquil
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4. Berowra Heights cottage (from USD 86)

This guesthouse is located in Berowra Heights and is an excellent spot for those who like the outdoors. Go bushwalking in Berowra Valley National Park, or enjoy kayaking on Berowra Creek. And, when you’re feeling hungry from all the outdoor activities, stop by the local Thai restaurant, Absolute Thai, and enjoy a filling meal.

The guesthouse is the perfect option for a couple. There’s plenty of modern amenities, including wireless internet, air conditioning, and cable TV. You’ll have a kitchen, so you can cook your own meals. Plus, you’re welcome to use the host’s pool.

Bella Cottage
Berowra Heights, New South Wales, Australia
82 reviews
Entire cottage 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very comfortable with modern and stylish amenities
the house was great comfortable bed wifi chrome cast and a nice bathroom
the bed is amazingly comfortable
comfortable place to stay for a night exactly as described
sarah and arno provided both with their comfortable and clean cottage
Cleanliness:
very clean quiet and comfortable
very clean and has privacy
a newly renovated clean cottage
great place to stay very clean& welcoming
this is a very clean and well equipped cottage
Host:
very friendly host and very helpful
really nice place great host
very helpful hosts who were able to adjust our booking at short notice
sarah and arno were great hosts
sarah and arno were incredibly helpful and provided great tips for local restaurants
Location:
very quiet location with a comfortable bed
it is located in a very quiet location which was easy to find with the instructions provided
great location especially for exploring the national parks
a top night's sleep in a great location
perfect for a weekend getaway to the central coast
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5. Cottage Point paradise (from USD 743)

We finish up our list with a magnificent waterfront home in Cottage Point. With five bedrooms, this home can sleep up to 12 guests. There are three levels, with wraparound verandas on each and views of the water from every single room in the house. There’s free parking on site, wireless internet, and cable TV. You can relax in front of the fireplace, or sit in the warm waters of the hot tub. And, there’s a massive kitchen, so you can cook for your whole group!

If you like to hike, head to Ku-Ring-Gai National Park for a bush walk. Or, if water activities are more your speed, take a kayak out or simply drop a fishing line from one of the verandas! You can also head to Cottage Point Inn and enjoy a meal.

Cottage Point - Paradise Found - Deep Waterfront
Cottage Point, New South Wales, Australia
36 reviews
Entire house 7 Beds 5 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there was air con and fans which was good
Cleanliness:
there is room for improvement in the cleanliness of the property in the common areas
Host:
he responded promptly to all our questions and was friendly and professional
fiona is a great host and was easy to communicate with
on balance i would recommend this host and property
the house is very beautiful and the host is very nice i like it'
fiona was very helpful & communication was instant continuous & direct thanks
Location:
definitely recommend this location
a great place and location
the place is beautiful and is a real getaway from close by sydney
stunning location was the perfect spot for our family holiday
picture perfect location with plenty of room for 10
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6. Romantic cabin for two

We start our list off with a cabin in Morning Bay, located just to the east of Cottage Point. Accessible only by boat, this is a great place from where to go bushwalking or enjoy the water. Go for a walk through Ku-Ring-Gai National Park, filled with plenty of trails. Or, take a boat out and enjoy the water. If you like to fish, stop at Harbour & Estuary Fishing Charters, on Scotland Island. The owner is a skipper and fisherman and can take you out to the best spots.

The cabin is the perfect place for a couple looking for a romantic getaway. It can sleep two people and provides stunning views of the water from the veranda. The cabin is small but filled with modern amenities and decor. There’s wireless internet and a laptop-friendly workspace, so you can stay connected. Breakfast is provided, but there’s also a small kitchen, so you can cook your own meals. Plus, the host’s home is just 50 steps away, so if you need anything they’re right on hand.

Romantic, private stylish cabin for two
90 reviews
Island 1 Bed 2 Guests

7. Morning Bay cottage

This private cabin is another option located in Morning Bay. It’s accessible only by boat, so you’ll be surrounded by nature. In the immediate area, you can go kayaking in the bay or head into Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park, to go bushwalking. Or, go for a boat ride across the bay into Newport. Head to the Newport, the local pub, for a meal. It’s well known for its excellent food and cocktails.

The home is chock full of amenities for you to use. There’s a pool, so you can go for a swim on warm days and, if it’s cool, turn on the indoor fireplace. There’s free parking on site and wireless internet. Breakfast is provided and some cooking provisions are also included, so you can make simple meals.

Morning Bay Cottage, Pittwater
51 reviews
Private room 2 Beds 2 Guests

8. Apartment in a bush setting

Next, we have an apartment which can accommodate six guests in two bedrooms. There’s free parking on site, so you don’t have to worry about where to put the car and breakfast is provided, each morning. Should you want to cook your other meals, you’ll have access to a full kitchen and there’s wireless internet, so you can check your email and update your social media.

The apartment is located in Cowan township, located about 42 km (26.1 miles) from Cottage Point. In the immediate area, you’ll find a general store, a sports field, and the Great North Cafe, where you can enjoy a cup of coffee. You’ll be just a five-minute walk to the train station, where you can get to Sydney in just 45 minutes. You can also drive to the beaches of the Central Coast in 40 minutes.

Cowan FSC apartment in bush setting
45 reviews
Entire bed & breakfast 3 Beds 6 Guests

9. Pittwater beach house escape

This three-bedroom home looks quaint on the outside but is modern and newly renovated, inside. It’s got fast wireless internet, even on the balconies and a laptop-friendly workspace, should you need to get any work done. There’s an indoor fireplace if the nights get cool and you can cosy up in front of the TV.

The house is located in Lovett Bay, which is only accessible by boat. It’s just 30 metres (98.4 feet) from a secluded beach, so you can go for a swim or take a kayak out. If you like to fish, the wharf is just 80 metres (262.5 feet) away. For a nice hike, head to Lovett Bay waterfall. You’ll be rewarded with stunning views from the top!

Pittwater Beach House Escape
39 reviews
Entire house 3 Beds 5 Guests

10. Berowra Waters penthouse

Next up is a flat located in Berowra Waters. You can go kayaking in Berowra Creek, or go for a nice walk along the Great North Walk, where you can travel between Sydney and Newcastle. When you’re hungry, head to Berowra Waters Fish Cafe, where you can enjoy a nice meal while looking out onto the water.

The flat has five bedrooms and can sleep up to 10 guests. There’s free parking on site, as well as wireless internet, throughout. There’s a washing machine and a dryer, as well as cable TV, to relax in front of. There’s even a hot tub, in which to spend your evenings!

Berowra Waters Penthouse
Berowra Waters, New South Wales, Australia
34 reviews
Entire apartment 6 Beds 5 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Outdoor fun in Cottage Point

Cottage Point and the surrounding areas are chock full of outdoor activities to enjoy. Whether you want to simply watch the calm waters or you’d rather go for a nice bush walk in the national park, there’s plenty to get involved in! So, grab your swimsuit and your hiking shoes and book your favourite Airbnb option, today!

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Nicole is an American expat living in London, England. When she moved from the midwest to London in 2012, it was her first time leaving the US. She has traveled steadily since then, making trips...Read more

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