Australia is home to a number of truly wonderful natural vistas, and one of the more popular of these is the town of Hervey Bay in the state of Queensland. Hervey Bay is a three and a half hour drive from Sydney. It comes as no surprise that Hervey Bay is a prime tourist destination, as it is the best place in the country to go whale-watching. Between April and October, humpback whales are spotted near Hervey Bay to the delight of many; and conservation groups have assisted in ensuring it’s population growth over the past couple of decades. Further, explore the fairly untouched green space and learn about the strong indigenous history of Australia. For those who would like to indulge in the easy pace of Hervey Bay during their vacation, here are the top Airbnb vacation rentals in Hervey Bay, Australia.
This vacation rental is set up to give guests an experience of beachside comfort. It’s located right on Dundowran Beach, and has a veranda that faces the ocean. The cottage can hold up to six guests between two bedrooms, and is done up in a modern style with a calming interior. Further, there is a fully-equipped kitchen and a television for guests to use. There’s also free parking on the premises for those who are driving, internet access and a washing machine. A little bonus? The cottage is pet-friendly as well!
The Little Green Cottage by the SeaDundowran Beach, Queensland, AustraliaSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe cottage is lovely and comfortable with it's own beautiful gardenthe two double bedrooms were comfortable and well presentedwe loved sitting out in the evenings on the big veranda eating meals prepped in great kitchenthe cottage is well equipt and great washing facilitiesclean and very comfortablea very clean comfortable cottageawesome little cottage clean and spaciousthe place was very clean and comfortablegreat little cottage very clean and well presented
Host:friendly hosts who care about the little comfortsgood host and nice housefriendly and helpful hostssue and graham are delightful hostssue and graham were great hostsRead more reviewslocation was absolutely perfect so close to the beachgood beach location not too busygood facilities and locationthe location is beautiful and there is convenient access to hervey bay for shopping and diningbeautiful beach and close to local highlights
This vacation rental is located in a sedate home in the Torquay neighborhood of the city. It’s a short trek from the Hervey Bay Historical Village & Museum, and not too far from the Charlton Esplanade. As this rental is that of a private room, it’s set up is mainly for couples or those traveling solo. Guests also have access to the spacious patio deck with table and chairs.Included in the amenities is access to the lounge which has television, a washing machine, and wireless internet, since the house is a local hotspot.
NO HIDDEN CLEANING FEE On The Esplanade (1)Torquay, Queensland, AustraliaSuperhost
Top guest reviewsunlimited wifi with a strong signal also a plusold beautiful house with nice veranda and well facilitated kitchenthe guestrooms have comfy beds small table shelfs and a fana lovely comfortable two night stay - would recommendfull use of the kitchen is such a bonuseasy fun and clean comfy bedsclean great bed & pillowsperfect budget accomodation clean cosy and comfortableclean and tidy great valueit was great clean kind and obliging
Host:darren was a great hostdarren was a great hostthe host is very cordisl and friendlydarren was an outstanding hostdarren is a great hostRead more reviewsloved the location on the water close to shops and entertainmentgood central place to staygreat value and locationamazing location opposite beach and a few moments walk restaurants and cute gift shopsa fantastic rambling queensland house right on the esplanade close to the shops
Located in the middle of the Wondunna neighborhood, this rental property is a studio flat attached to a larger home on a tree-lined street, situated a short distance from the local airport. It’s also not too far from local lounges and restaurants, some of which have complimentary shuttles to get you back and forth. The studio can hold about two guests in one bedroom, and they have access to the expansive pool in the backyard. Other amenities that are offered here include a kitchenette, two bikes for those who want to ride about Hervey Bay, and air conditioning and heating.
Tranquil acreage in town + extrasWondunna, Queensland, AustraliaSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe room had aircon/fan seperate fridge and mark was good enough to let us use the bbq tooreally really recommend the room and hope to see them againthe yard is huge and the pool looks like it would be fun in warmer weatherthe place itself had everything you could need for a comfortable stay incwe found the guest suite very comfortable with everything we neededeverything was very clean and tidyvery clean comfortable and privateclean great area and garden spacegreat property well appointed clean and friendlythe place was very clean and the garden area was great
Host:lovely tranquil spot with lovely hostsgreat hosts to stay withmark is an amazing hostgood price wonderful host few extrasmany thanks for your friendly hospitality cheersRead more reviewsgreat place location and hostsgreat location great place to stay in summer with the pool peaceful surroundings lovely hostsnot so close to the sea and harbor but feels like living in a national parkit is a great place for a quiet breakgreat value and not far from the shops
This cottage is similar to a more traditional style of beach homes that are found in the Hervey Bay area. It’s located on Dundowran Beach, on a peaceful residential block, surrounded by local vegetation and situated not too far from Fraser Coast. The setup of this house is similar to a studio apartment. With two beds, this Airbnb rental can comfortably accommodate 4 guests. The renovated cottage also has a pool adjacent to it, along with an outdoor fireplace. The amenities offered by the host include a kitchen complete with supplies for breakfast, a washer, air-conditioning, a private entrance, and free parking. The host resides in the main house behind the cottage. It’s also pet-friendly since the host has their own dog in separate living space in the yard.
Forest Cottage - Quiet Retreat Close to the BeachDundowran Beach, Queensland, AustraliaSuperhost
Top guest reviewsgood wi-fi connection and plenty of space to leave our car and trailer undercovergreat cottage with everything needed nice touches including tea and simple breakfastthere was no phone reception on vodafone but the free wifi worked fine for our needsthe bed was comfortable and the room had everything we neededit is so well appointed with a comfy bed and an extremely well equipped kitchennice and clean accomodation bed was comfortableperfectly spotless modern spacious studiothe place is really well equipped clean and comfortablefresh and clean we loved our quick staythe cabin is extremely clean and tidy and well laid out
Host:wonderful hosts and great spaceshe respected our privacy and was a lovely hostheidi is the perfect hostour host was so friendly and lovely and there was more than everything that we neededheidi was a fantastic host and we cannot thank her enough for her hospitalityRead more reviewsthe location was perfect right near the beachit’s located in a lovely location close to the beachits close to a good beach (walking distance) and an easy 15 min drive to harvey baybeautiful pool near beach andgreat walking trailswalking distance to the beach very secluded and secure place
This vacation rental is situated at the end of the Toogoom residential block, not too far by one of the area’s more tranquil beaches. The home can accommodate up to eight guests between three bedrooms and two bathrooms - decorated in a genteel style for prime comfort. The entire property is available to travelers staying here - including the backyard. With regards to the amenities, there is a full kitchen, a laundry room, and essentials such as linen and an iron are also available.
Sea Breeze, Toogoom, Hervey BayToogoom, Queensland, AustraliaSuperhost
Top guest reviewsplease note there is wifi coverage but no free wifi offeredcomfortable beds good supply of comforts like bedside tables and lampsthe place is beautiful the decor is lovely and the space and bed are super comfortablewell airconditioning and fans for all year round comfortvery clean and tidy extra toilet and showerso clean too we are coming back for surebeautiful place very well equipped and cleanthe ammenities are sparse and the fridge is small but other wise it is clean and comfortableclean tidy and deborah was a great host
Host:the host is very responsive and most helpfuldeborah was very communicate and friendlydeborah was a wonderful host - very responsive and happy to helpdeborah is the perfect host and we can't wait for our next visitthe house was beautifully decorated and deborah was very helpful and quick with responsesRead more reviewsrelaxing atmosphere both by quite location and soothing decornice walks in the beach close bybeautiful little house great price good locationa lovely quiet little unit close to the beachwell styled great location close to the beach and a quiet location
This private guesthouse in Dundowran Beach is suitable for a holidaying couple. Located in a quiet neighborhood, this guest suite comprises modern decor and has a bedroom, a bathroom, a living area, and a kitchen. Private entrance to the rental means you have full privacy during your stay. Head to the deck and enjoy the evening breeze while sipping on a glass of your favorite wine. Long term stay of 28 days or over is also available for those who are looking to stay for a longer period.
Private Self-Contained GuesthouseDundowran Beach, Queensland, AustraliaSuperhost
Top guest reviewsit is well appointed and spotlessly cleanabsolutely spotlessly clean with all your needed essentials for a very comfortable staygreat value very very cleana clean and tidy self contained guesthouse with a nice view to the oceanvery pleasant hosts and very neat and clean environment
Host:a friendly and caring un-invasive hosthosts more than happy to assist with anythinggorgeously hospitable and friendly hostslovely hosts and excellent value as well happyandrew and christine are great hosts so polite and offer so much local infoRead more reviewspeaceful escape so close to the beach and a short drive to any amenitiesgreat place to stay with a trailer nice and easy to park and definitely nice and safe
This home was put together to give those staying here an embrace of serenity, as experienced by those who call Hervey Bay home. It’s located in the Point Vernon neighborhood and has a stunning view of the waters of the bay and Fraser Island. It’s a studio-styled home, complete with a private entrance and a garden area that has a barbecue grill. This studio can comfortably sleep two guests in one bedroom, on a queen-sized bed. Other amenities provided by the host include a charming kitchen, a workspace, wireless internet, and a TV.
Tranquility by The Bay ~ 2 min to beach and walksHERVEY BAY, Queensland, Australia
Top guest reviewsshower amenities were greatbeautiful and stylish place with an outside garden area perfect for breakfast or a coffeethe amenities were first class and very clean the bed is very comfortable toowe're definitely returning for a homey comfortable tranquil stayoutstanding room in a quite and peacfull settingclean and comfortable areaclean tidy and great decorsuper clean and well appointedbeautiful accomodation very clean and modernthe room and bathroom were exceptionally clean and tidy
Host:lovely area and lovely hostzanette was a lovely hostzanette is an awesome hostgreat spot friendly host highly recommendzanette is an amazing hostRead more reviewsi really liked the local italian restaurant a 10 minute walk awayquiet location and nicely fitted out apartmenta great walking distance to the beach and around the areagreat location and space with everything provided including breakfast goodiesgreat independent studio in a quiet residential street close to the esplanade
This rental property aims to give travelers a true tropical feel to their stay in Hervey Bay. It’s located right by Dundowran Beach, which is a short distance from the city itself, surrounded by a thicket of palm trees. The intimate home was built to emphasize all of the natural beauty surrounding it, and as a result, has a number of birds that flock to its grounds. The rental is that of a private room with an en-suite bathroom, which can comfortably accommodate two guests. The room is also furnished with a Smart TV that has access to Netflix. Guests are welcome to use the spacious common area, the kitchen, laundry amenities, and the outdoor deck. There’s also free parking and wireless internet included.
Tropical Rain Forest Style Lodge in Hervey Bay
This vacation rental is located on the ground floor of a sizable home in the Uraween district of Hervey Bay. Its location puts it close to the main shopping center, and a half hour from the beaches. The rental can host a maximum of three guests. There is a large patio, and those residing here also have access to the luxurious pool in the backyard. Other amenities offered to guests in this rental include breakfast, TV, wireless internet, and laundry amenities.
Entire downstairs space with pool and wifi.
Pelican House is a grand home that is located in the Craignish area, on a hill that overlooks the sea. The house is situated near the O’Regan Conservation Park, which houses a variety of the wildlife that’s local to Hervey Bay. The local beach is also a short distance away and is another place to take in some of the natural sights to be found in the area. The home itself is designed with a distinct modern flair and can host up to five guests, with three bedrooms and two and a half bathrooms available. The front of the home has a wide veranda and two smaller ones at the rear, near to the pool. The amenities that are offered here include a fully-equipped kitchen, a laundry area complete with washer and dryer, wireless internet and various items for families including books and a travel crib.
Pelican House - whole house, private, pool, views
The focus here at this vacation rental is on true relaxation, evidenced by the huge palm trees in the yard. The beach house is decorated as an ode to Balinese style; from the furniture to other accessories. The house is located in the Scarness area, which puts it in walking distance to a swath of pubs and restaurants, and the Charlton Esplanade at the beachfront. The home can accommodate six guests between three bedrooms, and it’s amenable to families that are traveling. As far as amenities go, there’s a kitchen available with all of the other essentials and free parking is offered. They also allow pets as well.
Tempat Tenang - Peaceful placeScarness, Queensland, Australia
Top guest reviewswe loved sitting on the back deck for an afternoon drink and also for breakfastthere's no air conditioning but fans in all rooms pretty warm at this time of the yearbeds were comfy and nice breezeperfect for families short walk to the waterthanks for sharing your home meggood sized rooms and beds and plenty of space for everyoneour stay at megs was very comfortable and relaxingit was very cleangood clean basic accommodation for the pricegreat funky home immaculately clean & perfect locationcute clean house comfy beds and fully fenced yardmeg's house is a lovely clean traditional house with lots of beautiful original features
Host:meg was wonderful host and extremely helpfulshe responds quickly and is always informative and kindmeg is a great host easy to communicate and very accommodatingwe can highly recommend her as a friendly and caring hostmeg was very helpful and went out of her way to make our stay memorableRead more reviewsgreat location just a short walk to scarnesswonderful house in a great locationmeg's place is a very cute quirky stay walking distance to the watergreat location with easy walk distance to the beach and parksperfect place to get away from it all in a delightful location
This property in Dundowran is large enough to accommodate up to six people comfortably. It has three bedrooms, two with a queen bed each and the third bedroom contains two single beds. This house also has two bathrooms, a living room, and a kitchen. Restaurants, cafes, a golf course, beach, and shopping area are a short drive away from here. Wetside Water Park and Urangan Boat Ramp are some of the prominent places to visit as they can be reached easily from this Airbnb.
Sea Renity in DundowranDundowran, Queensland, Australia
Before you head to Hervey Bay
For travelers heading to this part of Queensland, Australia, there will undoubtedly be a lot to see and do. Reside in any one of these Airbnb rentals and immerse in what Hervey Bay has to offer - from the beaches and whale-spotting, to the shops and wildlife sanctuaries. Have a fun-filled and exciting day out with your friends and family, and head back to your rental for a good night’s rest. Recharge, and head out for yet another day of fun and adventure in Hervey Bay!
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