If you’re looking for a nice day trip to embark on from Melbourne, don’t be surprised if an excursion to Phillip Island turns into something far lengthier. Residing just off Australia’s southern coast, Phillip Island is like a giant playground filled with exotic animals, sandy beaches, alluring tourist attractions, and so much more. Set amidst a spectacular landscape, Phillip Island showcases everything from delightful penguins and drowsy koalas in their natural habitat, to the hi-octane action of motor racing at Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit. Whatever level of excitement you seek, Phillip Island can provide. And whatever level of comfort you crave, these top Airbnb vacation rentals in Phillip Island on this list are sure to satisfy!
The entrance to this private spacious room is dazzling. Through an alluring garden filled with potted plants, art pieces, and a calm vibe, this ground-floor room is stuffed with homey furnishings. Guests will also find a TV, comfy bed, private en-suite bathroom with a washing machine, hairdryer, and a soothing shower. A simple breakfast of tea, coffee, milk, juices, bread, yoghurt, cereals, and fruits is provided. Guests have access to a fridge, microwave, and bottled water. WiFi, bath essentials, shampoo, and free parking are also available. This appealing accommodation is near attractions, such as the Grand Prix Circuit, and a safe beach. The Penguin Parade is only a 5-minute drive away, and one of the hosts is a Parade Ranger, who can assist you with planning a visit.
Secret Penguin GardenVentnor Phillip Island, Victoria, Australia
Top guest reviewsmanny and heather were also extremely generous with their breakfast condimentsroom is huge with all the amenities a home away from homelove the garden view from the room and her beautiful art piecesi rate this place a 11/10 fantastic room with everything you needtemperature in philip island is slightly lower but not to worry there is heater to keep you warmthe room was clean and well decoratedroom was very clean with a comfortable bedthe place was clean and breakfast was greatthe place is quiet and cleangreat accomodation clean cosy and has everything you need
Host:the host is very nicethe host is helpful & friendlythey were very friendly patient and hospitablesuper friendly welcoming and hospitable hostheather and manny are wonderful hostsRead more reviewsvery strategic location and amazing housegreat location around 10 mins drive to penguin paradethe location was excellent 10mins drive from penguin paradewould recommend the place if you wish to stay in phillip islandexcellent place to stay expert knowledge and delicious breakfast
Only moments from the surf, this three-bedroom beach house is ideal for families and the family dog. Equipped with a fenced-in yard, this house is secure for pets and young children. There’s even a kids’ playground and playroom on the property. Stylish in an understated fashion, this house boasts lots of natural light, gleaming hardwood floors, attractive decor, and striking glimpses of colour. Darts, table tennis, toys, TVs, DVD players, WiFi, and stereo are fun diversions found throughout the house. A washing machine, dryer, iron, and ironing board are available. A boat ramp and cafe is just a 2-minute car ride, and it’s a 5-minute stroll to a general store. For tourist sites, Penguin Parade is 12 kilometres (7.45 miles) away and only 6 kilometres (3.72 miles) from the Grand Prix Circuit. There’s also an off-leash dog beach close by.
The Nautical Mile Beach HouseCowes, Victoria, Australia
Top guest reviewstastefully done up kids room has toys and a nice double decker bedbeautiful place and the little one loves the toys bunk bed and backyardthe kids room has a play area which is stocked with various toys for both boys and girlscomfy beds and great for big groups of friends or familiesplace was clean and cosyclean & spacious cozy apartmentclean & tidy as wellvery clean and nice placeit was clean and well furnished
Host:kasia is a great hostkasia was a responsive host toothis host is recommended by a friendkids friendly place and nice hosthome was well equipped and family friendlyRead more reviewsconvenient location and thoughtful designgreat location with lovely housethe place is quite central to the attractionsgood sleep good location and easy to findperfect location near to penguin parade
Enjoy a splendid stay at this spacious five-bedroom beach house that’s pet-friendly. Conveniently-located, this house is 5 minutes from the popular Cowes and Smith Surf Beaches, as well as the Grand Prix Circuit. Watch the penguins at Penguin Parade, just 15 minutes away, and a nice local park is 2 minutes on foot. The outdoor space is an airy and nice place to gather, with a covered entertaining area that has a BBQ. The fenced yard has thick green grass, numerous fruit trees, and a vegetable garden. Guests are welcome to pick any ripe fruit or vegetables available. The indoor layout is open and comfortable. The bedrooms provide comfy beds and the furnishings are sparse but attractive. The kitchen is nicely equipped, with a time-saving dishwasher and a microwave.
Central Beach Shack, Free Wi Fi, On Site ParkingPhillip island, Victoria, Australia
Top guest reviewsthe kids loved that there was wifigood place with awesome amenities (cooking equipment shower facilities car park pouch etc) for those visiting phillip islandheater was working great finally sweated in the cold wintercomes with games dvds bbq pit kitchen amenities and more highly recommendedcute little space with lots of beds and separate areasvery great place and cleanvery kid friendly and cleanbeds and sheets were nice and cleanotherwise it’s all clean and nicehouse is big and clean with a well equipped kitchen
Host:andrea is an awesome hostthe host was great promp replysandy is available over a call and she was very helpfulhost was very prompt in responding we were definitely happy with herthe hosts are easy to communicate with and happy to resolve any queriesRead more reviewsconvenient but peaceful locationa well located property central to most attractions on the islandgreat house great location & great pricea huge house right in the middle of phillip island with all the sights etc close bylovely place in a lovely location
Set in a quiet neighbourhood, this cozy guest suite is attached to the main house but still provide privacy. With its own entrance, this suite offers a warm double bed with expert bedding. Fresh towels, mini-fridge, microwave, coffee/tea preparation area, TV, WiFi, air conditioning, and a clean private bathroom complete the space. There’s a breezy patio area at your doorstep that offers an intimate table for two. Bicycles are available to guests, and there are bike paths that lead to Cowes Beach. This lodging locale is packed with everything from tourist attractions, like Penguin Parade and Koala Conservation Centre to touristy diversions, like boutique breweries and wineries.
- Back Beach Road Phillip Island -Sunset Strip, Victoria Australia, Australia
Top guest reviewsnice room with all the essential amenitiesall spaces were very clean and comfortable and most amenities that we needed (ethere is also apple tv in the room which provided for great entertainment at nightthe bathroom was well equipped and had a great showerthe room was cosy and clean with sufficient heating and hot showersreally clean and comfortable placeclean and nice room with own bathroomthe room was very clean and nicely presentedthe apartment is spotless clean and the bed is very comfythe room is clean comfortable and exactly as pictured
Host:both hosts were lovelythe host is friendly toovery welcoming friendly kind helpful & curtiousvic and deb were wonderful hostsvic & deb were great and friendly hostsRead more reviewslocation of the apartment is near to all attractionsgreat location to stay not far from most attractionsthe location is also ideal if you wish to visit the penguin paradegood location good accommodation and good peoplecheck in was simple and the location was fabulous
Situated within walking distance to Cowes Beach, this modern house guarantees a pleasant stay. For a start, the house is huge enough for up to 10 people. There are four bedrooms with comfortable beds of different sizes available. You can also enjoy two bathrooms, a hot tub and a fully equipped kitchen where you are free to prepare and cook some light meals for your breakfast. The living area offers comfortable seating where you can relax and refresh.
Soulspace Beachhouse •1 minute walk to the beach•Cowes, Victoria, Australia
Top guest reviewsgreat house perfect for 2 families or with teenagers as has spa pool table 2 living rooms etcthe accommodation is beautiful large spacious lounge room and a kitchen with all the utilities we neededsuper comfortable beds and couches kitchen was well stocked and the hot tub was brillianta great place for a large group plenty of room to movei loved that there were two living room and the fireplace is amazingfantastic clean and thoughtful spacebeautiful and very clean house perfect for a groupeverything was clean and tidy and had a fantastic weekendclean and very spacious with everything you need includedhouse is very spacious and clean
Host:bec is a wonderful host and always responded quickly to any questions or concernsbec was a great host from start to finishbec is a great hostfantactic host really made life easybec was a great host and lovely to deal withRead more reviewsperfect location for beach and locationexcellent location 2min walk to beachamazing location and size of housegreat location close to beach and townthe location is fantastic very close to the beach and an easy walk into the main street
In this apartment, you may get lucky and hand-feed a variety of birds that include kookaburras, lorikeets, or the lodging’s backyard chooks! Along with feathery encounters, head to the local park and you might see a wallaby. Guests can relish ocean breezes by strolling to nearby Ventnor Beach, just 5 minutes away. The Grand Prix Circuit and Penguin Parade are only 5 minutes by car. This lodging has top-notch furnishings and vertical windows that offer lots of sunlight. Apart from the microwave, there’s no indoor cooking facilities, but guests are welcome to prepare coffee or tea, use the fridge, and enjoy the light breakfast items that include fresh fruit. A separate bathroom is provided for guests, and the living room offers a retreat to lounge while watching TV. A washing machine and dryer are available for a nominal fee.
"Beachview" Private space. Close to PI attractionsVentnor, Victoria, Australia
Top guest reviewscomfortable bed and with light breakfastcomfortable beds great amenities and super cleanand the breakfast corner was amazingthe room was beautiful and the bed perfectthe house was proper nicely rooms and good beds to sleepvery clean and tidy househouse so clean and bed super comfortclean cosy and stylish homevery well appointed clean and comfortablehouse was spotlessly clean
Host:the hosts are friendly and unobtrusivehosts was very friendly & helpfulneptune and her husband are very nice hostshosts very welcoming and friendlyvery friendly hosts with great recommendations for the areaRead more reviewswhat a lovely location & venueperfect location to explore phillip isideal location for penguins and all phillip island attractionsamazing place near beach and mid of wildlifethe location of noeline's place is great it's nearby the beach by walk
Stroll just 100 meters (328 feet) and you’re at the water’s edge of Ventnor Beach, a safe swimming beach, and one of Phillip Island’s few dog-friendly beaches. Gleaming hardwood floors, comfy furnishings, and lots of room to roam comprise this two-storey, two-bedroom house. Relish entertaining with a fully equipped galley kitchen that features everything to cook a four-course meal. Step out onto the balcony, where there’s a BBQ and lovely glimpses of the water. Sleeping options are plentiful, and so are the entertainment choices. While WiFi is not available, there is TV, DVD, Wii console, movies, games, toys, two adult bikes, table tennis, and beach and sports equipment. Smoking is allowed outdoors.
Beach 100m - Seahaven EscapeVentnor, Victoria, Australia
Top guest reviewsmodern bathroom and kitchen with full amenities made the stay very accessible and comfortablein the family room there is a tv along with lots of entertainment for the kidsclean bathroom and bedsbeds were a bit dusty (we rewatched the sheets) and some pots and pans weren’t that cleanonly downside is it wasn’t as clean as we would’ve likedvery clean lots of fun games to play and great facilitiesproperty was neat and tidy but with a few extra cleaning things to be improved
Host:karen is a superb hostkaren is a lovely host with a quick response time and a very well spoken and understanding mannershe was thoughtful and kind to offer us an early check in and late check outkaren is an excellent host who quickly responded to all of my inquirieskaren was really kind and helpfulRead more reviewsgreat location for a quiet getaway near the beachnice location and comfortable staygorgeous location and beautiful homegreat place in a great locationlocation is great with a beach just a stone throw away
With only a 10-minute drive to the Penguin Parade and Grand Prix Circuit, this three-bedroom house is in a great locale for exploring tourist hot spots. This house is within a 5-minute drive of the beach, delicious restaurants, and charming shops. The large outdoor fenced area is a secure place for kids and furry friends in your travelling party to frolic. With an outdoor balcony, patio space, BBQ, picnic tables, not to mention parking areas for motorsport and boating vehicles, this accommodation is also great for adult merriment. For indoor entertainment, this house has a 106.6 centimetre (42 inch) flat screen TV with every local channel, DVD player and a variety of DVDs, board games, and books. The three bedrooms include one queen-size bed, two single bunk beds, and two pull-out single beds, respectively. Towels and linens are provided.
The BachCowes, Victoria, Australia
Top guest reviewsloved the outdoor table and quietness of the neighbourhoodthe house was very comfortable and included all of the essentialsclean and well keptclean and everything we neededgenerally very clean and tidy insidethe house was spotlessly clean on arrivalgreat clean place with all the facilities
Host:rosanna was such a great host she always replied very quickly to any questions i hadrosanna is a great host and she response very quickly whenever we have any queriesrosanna is a great host and check in was incredibly easyfamily friendly can host six children comfortablyrosanna is a lovely host with prompt communicationRead more reviewsthe location was great it was close to many of the attractionsgreat location nice and peacefulclose to the main shopping area and some nice cafesgreat place to stay in a very handy locationlovely place and in a great location
Another great island getaway is this spacious three-bedroom house that’s only 15 minutes on foot to the beach and 2 kilometres (1.24 miles) from the main street. Surrounded by beauty, this accommodation’s locale has a wetland down the road, and there’s a wonderful children’s playground, with public access solar-powered barbecues, within walking distance. The master bedroom offers a king-size bed, en-suite bathroom, and a walk-in wardrobe. The other bedrooms also offer cozy comfort in a sunny atmosphere. The inviting outdoor sun deck with a spot to enjoy a meal alfresco is the real highlight. The kitchen is ultra modern and spacious. Off-street parking is available for at least four vehicles. Extra inclusions at this lodging are linen, towels, hand soap, tea, coffee, and sugar.
Family Seaside GetawayCowes, Victoria, Australia
Top guest reviewsthe wifi and playstation and games for children was a bonusthe kitchen was stocked with every utensil necessary to entertain including tea and coffeethe house is set up to fit 2 families and has a separate games/tv area for kidshouse was immaculate with lots of space and a great kitchen and two bathroomsadrian and nina's house on phillip island is extremely comfortable and well-appointed with modern furnishings and decorclean and modernsparkling clean and well positionedexceptionally clean & wonderfully comfortable bedsvery clean neat and tidy spacesthe house was very modern clean and spacious
Host:the owner was friendly and polite tooa lovely home and incredible hospitality from the hostsadrian is responsive and helpfulnina and adrian are awesome hosts and made our end of year celebrations highly enjoyablethe hosts were helpful and easy to communicate withRead more reviewsgreat location and immaculate houselocation was great being very close to cowes townshipthe location was quite central to all of the attractionsa very peaceful location as wellbeautiful house in a quiet location
Ideal for up to two people, this studio is located in a quiet neighborhood but is walking distance to nearby local shops, cafes, and stunning beaches. The studio has a comfortable bed, a seating area, a private bathroom, and a fully-equipped kitchen. Head to the private deck and enjoy the views of the garden, while sipping coffee or a cup of tea. Private entrance to this Airbnb vacation home means you have full privacy during your stay here.
Quiet Garden Studio in heart of CowesCowes, Victoria, Australia
Top guest reviewsawesome and nice place to stay spacious room and fully equipped with all neededthe bed was really comfortable and it was great to have a "kitchen" with a sinknice place shower door was a little problematic but everything else was very gooda very nice and clean housejen’s place was very clean tidy and amazingthe place is very clean and warmjen’s place was really clean nice and cosyit is quiet and very clean
Host:jen was a wonderful hostjen is a very nice hostjen was a great hostgreat host too :)jen was an amazing hostRead more reviewsperfect location on philip islandgood location on the islandher place is located in a wonderful locationfantastic location and amazing accommodationgreat stay and great location
This studio for two people is surrounded by greenery and offers a relaxing stay for guests. The rental has a cozy queen bed, a kitchen area, and a bathroom. Breakfast is provided to guests during their stay. The large veranda is ideal if you want to spend some lazy time indoors during your stay. Cape Woolamai Nature Reserve is a short stroll away from here for those who wish to explore some local attractions. Head to the nearby Colonnades Beach and witness some of the best scenic views of the region for a memorable trip.
Woolamai Mist....Close to natureCape Woolamai, Victoria, Australia
Top guest reviewsbathroom amenities is greatgreat wifi great patio great sunrisesthe view from the room was incredibly relaxingit’s a lovely studio with all amenities that make a comfortable staythe studio apartment is well set up and peaceful with a lovely view of the bushvery clean and comfortablenice clean and cozy placebeautifully clean and kept spacestudio was clean and comfortablealso the room was sparklingly clean and spacious
Host:great host and lovely spacethe host is very kind and helpfula wonderful and responsive hostself checkin is easy and lisa is very responsive to my questionsRead more reviewswe loved the location and what was near bygood location close to bridge and beachbeautiful studio in a prime locationbeautiful studio in a fantastic locationlocation was convenient to attractions and food
This smartly decorated private room in an equally chic home is just right for couples, solo or business travellers. This room features a cozy bed with eye-catching bedding, roomy shelves, towels, linen, and heating. Guests have a pristine, shared bathroom next to the room. The backyard area offers a covered outdoor deck with a fun and funky seating area, and cozy hammock. Smoking is allowed in this space. Television is available in the living room area, and there’s speedy WiFi. Enjoy the bright kitchen with its spacious counter tops and roomy breakfast bar. Some of the most popular tourist attractions, Penguin Parade, Phillip Island Wildlife Park and A Maze ‘N Things are within 15 minute’s driving distance.
Brand New, 10 mins walk to main st, Parking,
Provided with a key upon arrival, guests can come and go as they please at this comfy one-room apartment in a lovely bed and breakfast-style lodging. Guests have access to the entire ground floor that looks out over green farmland. Pastoral and pretty, this apartment has a queen-size bed, private bathroom with handy washing machine, lounge with toasty fireplace, dining area, and kitchen area with fridge/freezer, microwave, toaster, and kettle. Provisions for a continental-style breakfast are supplied. This apartment is just a few kilometres from Cowes, the Grand Prix, and the Wildlife Park. The Penguin Parade, Koala Park, beaches, and so much more are also near. The hosts offer two bicycles and helmets for use, so guests can take advantage of the biking, or walking, track leading into Cowes from one direction and San Remo in the other.
Bluestone Haven B&BWimbledon Heights, Victoria, Australia
Phillip Island...set mood to blissful
When you visit Phillip Island, expect to take a walk on the wild side. Whether you check out the penguins on their nightly sunset waddle from the sea to their burrows or get your adrenaline pumping behind the wheel of a race-prepared vehicle, Phillip Island always unleashes a torrent of feel-good vibes. To keep those good vibrations flowing, be sure to book your reservation at one of these incredible Airbnb accommodations, and experience a memorable adventure in Australia from start to finish!
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