Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Dural, Australia - Updated 2024

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A unique town situated northwest of Sydney, Dural offers an exceptional rural experience, even though it’s so close to the city! It is well known for its lush orchards, hobby farms, and art galleries and is a great place for a relaxing vacation away from the hustle and bustle of the city. Here’s a list of the top 10 Airbnb vacation rentals in Dural that will take your breath away!

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 April 06, 2024.

1. Close to Macquarie University (from USD 37)

This wonderful townhouse is within walking distance of Macquarie University and very close to public transportation and the train station. Edwina is a gracious host and has a cute cat called Paris! The bedroom has a single bed. The bathroom is shared but there’s a separate toilet.

Edwina offers a delicious breakfast in the morning and visitor parking is available, along with other amenities, like Wi-Fi, bath essentials, a TV, and a hairdryer. This lovely home is surrounded by a beautiful garden and is a great place to stay!

Marsfield, New South Wales, Australia
5.08 km (3.2 mi) from Lane Cove National Park
307 reviews  
Private room in townhouse 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room was as described and it was very cosy and comfortable
warm and very comfortable space
clean and tidy bathroom and kitchen
very clean and well presented
the place was sparkling clean and comfortable
everything was super clean and felt nice and homey
edwina’s place is quite clean and cozy
edwina was a great host
edwina is a great host
edwina was a friendly & welcoming host
edwina is a wonderful host with a nice home
edwina is an awesome host
great location if you meed to be near macquarie university
it’s an easy walk to the university
comfortable and close to everything i needed
a comfortable bed and a quiet location
great location for visiting maquarie uni and shops and right next to lane cove national park for lovely walking
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2. Self-contained, one-bedroom flat (from USD 55)

This beautiful apartment is located conveniently near public transportation and it is nicely decorated and has its own private entrance. This spacious space has one bedroom, a kitchen, a living area, and a bath. The bedroom has a double bed and there’s a sofa bed in the living room. The kitchen is fully equipped with cooking essentials and a small dining table. Guests have access to the garden and the pool.

The amenities include Wi-Fi, a TV, AC, a washer, dryer, free parking, a dishwasher, and a BBQ. This is a kid-friendly place with lovely views of the bush and lots of walking trails!

Castle Hill, New South Wales, Australia
17.77 km (11.1 mi) from Lane Cove National Park
162 reviews  
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
free wifi was excellent
cozy place with an amazing backyard space
the flat’s heater also works very well
the bed was amazingly comfy and the water pressure was awesome
has great shower water pressure which was the icing on the cake
very clean and friendly
the unit was very clean and comfortable
the unit is very clean and tidy
the flat was very comfortable clean and homely
really easy checkin clean tidy and good communication
great communications with host
lovely host and peaceful place
lovely hosts kind and considerate
alison was a great host
hosts are pleasant and very thoughtful
location is great very central
location is quite far from city but it's a beautiful area
the location was perfect for us
great location and so easy to come and go
great location and a really tidy unit
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3. Self-contained apartment

This is a cozy apartment, located just a short walk away from the train station. The apartment is close to various restaurants, bars, and cafes and has everything a person would need!

The apartment contains a bedroom, lounge, washer, dryer, and a kitchenette. The kitchenette is fully equipped, with a microwave, toaster, kettle, cutlery, and crockery. There’s also a mini refrigerator, stocked with milk. May is a great host and she and her family live just next door. She is always happy to help her guests!

Auburn, New South Wales, Australia
14.5 km (9.1 mi) from Lane Cove National Park
239 reviews  
Entire house 4 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

4. Private room in an elegantly designed home with a back deck (from USD 67)

Impeccably designed, Margie’s place will take your breath away! The house is located on a quiet street with easy access to public transportation. The city center is just 10 minutes away if you take a bus or five minutes with a car.

The bedroom has a queen-sized bed and a private bathroom. The house is bright with skylights throughout and it is quiet, spotless and elegant. There’s free parking on the premises, along with a washer and dryer, breakfast, a TV, bath essentials, and Wi-Fi. This chic, modern home is ideal for a romantic getaway!

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Willoughby, New South Wales, Australia
4.65 km (2.9 mi) from Lane Cove National Park
538 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
PRIVATE ROOM IN HOME 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we had a good sleep with a heater to keep us warm when needed
margie was kind enough to iron our clothes and also offered us breakfast
the room en-suite and little study are just wonderful
beautiful breakfast comfortable bed and warm conversation
the complimentary breakfast was a nice and healthy touch
communication was great and the house was clean and beautiful
clean and tidy comfortable bed
the room is clean and comfortable
clean quiet fabulous place to stay
very clean tidy and comfortable house
the hosts were very warm and friendly
delightful hosts warm and welcoming
fantastic place and great host
very nice place with very very nice hosts
great bed lovely hosts
location was fantastic close to city and chatswood offering food options and conveniences just a short walk away
5 star accommodation great location
really good location to get around - close to chatswood crows nest and sydney cbd
excellent location close to public transport and very comfortable space
great location very peaceful and accessible
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5. Gladesville by the Water (from USD 141)

Gladesville by the Water is located close to Hunter’s Hill and St. Joseph’s College and is a marvelous house! It is just 20 minutes away by bus from Sydney’s downtown. This incredible house is surrounded by exquisite gardens and overlooks the Parramatta River. It is the ultimate place to relax with its picturesque surroundings and pristine interior.

The house contains two bedrooms: the master bedroom has a queen-sized waveless waterbed and the second bedroom has a single bed. The living room is huge, with a glass wall overlooking the river. There’s a fully-equipped kitchen and a dining table. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a washing machine, swimming pool, free parking, and a TV.

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Gladesville, New South Wales, Australia
5.84 km (3.7 mi) from Lane Cove National Park
332 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 2 Beds 3 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the photos of angela’s house are very accurate; the view from the kitchen lounge bedroom and courtyard is stunning
the view from the living room is amazing
we enjoyed the peaceful views over the water and the pool
wonderful design fabulous facilities and view
the view is sensational and the pool is great and very refreshing
its very clean too
everything is very clean and tidy
their place is very clean and relaxing
the place was super clean
house was beautiful and very clean
great host very helpful
angela is a wonderful host
angela is a great host
angela was a very gracious host
angela is a helpful superhost
great place & location
what a magnificent home and location
for us the location was perfect
great location with restaurants and a great pub within walking distance
location of the place was amazing
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6. Unwind in the garden of a bright, spacious home (from USD 62)

This is a European-style house that feels nostalgic. This lovely house is within walking distance of public transportation and 10-15 minutes to Sydney’s CBD, by car. The bedroom has a double bed with a walk-in closet and ample storage space. The bath is private and attached to the bedroom and guests have access to the kitchen area, living space, outdoor garden, and patio.

Amenities include a washer and dryer, an intercom, a TV, Wi-Fi, self-check-in, and free parking. Ping and her family are very welcoming and are happy to help their guests. This is a lovely place and a lovely stay!

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Lane Cove, New South Wales, Australia
3.74 km (2.4 mi) from Lane Cove National Park
277 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Private room in villa 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the view outside the room was breathtaking with a beautiful flower garden
we do enjoy the room the mattress is comfortable
the view outside the room was both breathtaking and charming with beautiful foliage and a flower garden
the room was spacious yet cosy with beautiful views out to a lovely garden
the room is very attractive as shown in the photos
really clean and tidy
very clean and nice couple
it is really a clean house
the space is very clean and bright
ping's house is clean and tidy
lovely host and lovely accommodation
we loved the hospitality from our host
the host was very welcoming and helpful
in addition to this was the hospitality and friendliness shown to us by our host and her husband
she looked after us really well & was a great host
easy bus commute to macquarie park
the location was perfect
good location if you want to vacation you can choose here
great room peaceful location close to town
we are very close to fast and easy transportation to the city
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7. Self-contained, 100-year-old sandstone cottage (from USD 78)

A beautiful cottage with a fireplace and a history! Chantelle’s cottage is located conveniently close to public transportation, from where you can go to Sydney’s CBD or nearby beaches. The cottage has a fully-equipped kitchen, a spacious living area, three bedrooms, and one bath. The master bedroom has a king bed, the second bedroom has a double bed and a single bed, and the third bedroom has a single bed with wonderful views of the surrounding bush.

The cottage has a fireplace, a backyard garden, heating, AC, a washer, a dryer, and free parking. The host also provides breakfast in the morning and the cottage features toys and reading material for children, along with dinnerware suitable for kids. It has a private entrance and a lockbox to keep your valuables. Chantelle’s place is clean, comfortable, and utterly gorgeous!

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Glenhaven, New South Wales, Australia
15.79 km (9.9 mi) from Lane Cove National Park
449 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 6 Beds 11 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 11

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
excellent bathroom and amenities
beautiful cottage beds were also very comfortable
the huge bathroom was special too
the space was lovely great movie selection bathroom was amazing
it has a fully equipped kitchen and some lovely basics there for when we arrived
the beds are clean and comfy
clean and tidy and very comfortable
a quite unique cottage which is clean spacious and comfortable
super clean family friendly and easy to stay on
very clean and warm welcoming set up
she was a wonderful host and has a beautiful home away from home
host very unwelcoming rude and sounded like we are staying for free
a lovely place and friendly host
great host and charming place to stay
great host and lovely house for our 3-nights stay
getting around is easy enough via bus or uber
it was the perfect location to commute to a wedding
wow what a place wish we had much more time to stay here
a great place to relax as well as centrally located to cater for our sydney event
gorgeous cottage close to everything
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8. Russell Hutchinson's first bedroom

A wonderful place located close to public transportation, Russell’s place is neat and affordable. The shopping center is located just 10 minutes away from the house and you can just take a stroll and enjoy the natural beauty of Dural. Downtown Sydney is just 15 minutes away by bus, which you can take from the stop located just a few steps away from the home.

The room is comfortable, clean, and fully furnished. It has a queen-sized bed and two mattresses are provided on request. Guests have access to all areas of the house. The kitchen is fully equipped with a large refrigerator, utensils, crockery, and cutlery. There is ample space in front of the house for parking. Russell provides amenities, such as laundry, a pool, Wi-Fi, bath essentials, a dishwasher, and central heating. You can enjoy a barbecue in the backyard, which has a lovely garden. Russell and Minja are great hosts and they love to help their guests!

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Lane Cove West, New South Wales, Australia
2.35 km (1.5 mi) from Lane Cove National Park
166 reviews  
Private room in house 3 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

9. Sydney Tree Tops- Fully self-contained flat

Amy and Joseph’s apartment is beautiful and self-contained. The place has a private entrance at the back of the house and a large living room with relaxing views of the National Park and the pool. A kitchen with a small dining area is available to guests and it is equipped with a microwave, an oven, a toaster, a stove, and utensils. The bedroom consists of two queen-sized beds and another mattress can be added for an extra person.

The house has a wonderful outdoor area, which is accessible to guests, consisting of a pool and a playground for children. Sydney’s CBD is just 60 minutes away with public transportation and 30 minutes by car. Amy and Joseph’s place is clean and comfortable with lovely views of the nature. They are great hosts and are always happy to help their guests. This is a wonderful place for a family vacation!

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Cherrybrook, New South Wales, Australia
11.29 km (7.1 mi) from Lane Cove National Park
323 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 2 Beds 5 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the kids amenities and swimming pool were a real treat for us
beautiful pool with amazing views of national park
very comfortable outstanding amenities and will definitely be back
great bed pillows couch shower and lots of space to stow your clothes
having the pool and awesome tree house made it lots of fun for the girls also
clean and very comfortable
it was very clean and peaceful
place was clean and tidy
it's spotless and beautifully furnished
great comfortable clean and spacious room
amazing home and amazing hosts
great spot with lovely hosts
great space and friendly helpful hosts
very welcoming and great host
lovely people helpful but not intrusive
perfect location for our little weekend away
great place and great location
perfect location for our venue and made life easy
great location neat tidy and spacious
quiet neighbourhood but perfect access to highways and public transport
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10. Two bedrooms with an amazing city view

This incredible apartment is just minutes away from Olympic Park and it is clean with modern decor and breathtaking views of the park and the city. The two-bedroom apartment has large glass windows that bring in natural light, all day long. The apartment has a living space and balcony and the kitchen has all the cooking essentials and equipment with a small dining area. The master bedroom has a queen bed and the second bedroom has two single beds. There’s also a sofa bed in the living room and two floor mattresses, housing up to six guests.

Julia provides amenities such as free parking, Wi-Fi, AC, a washer, dryer, and a dishwasher. The location of the apartment is very convenient, as it is close to all modes of public transportation. Julia is a wonderful host, she is quick to respond to all queries and complaints of guests. This is a must-stay place for a family holiday!

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Homebush, New South Wales, Australia
10.23 km (6.4 mi) from Lane Cove National Park
384 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very nice view from the balcony and living room
nice views & two great bathrooms
huge apartment with lots of space and nice views over the city
nice apartment with a/c in all rooms
beds were comfortable and the view really is lovely
the place is clean and spacious
apartment was very clean
clean and smart with parking if required
the apartment was spotless bright and airy
her apartment was clean and very convenient
host was very easy to communicate with
julia was a very helpful host
absolutely fantastic apartment with top notch hospitality from the host
julia has been great host being very helpful throughout the stay
may was a helpful responsive and accommodating host during our stay
close to olympic park station so easy access to public transport
great location to go to an event at the anz stadium only a ten minute walk
great easy walking distance to olympic park locations
good location excellent place and area
great location and a nice spacious apartment
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The best of Dural!

Dural is a perfect place if you are visiting Sydney. It’s a quiet town with relaxing activities, away from the busy life of the city. The beautiful town is blessed with lush greenery and beautiful orchards. These top 10 vacation rentals are perfect for a memorable experience, so book today!

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