San Remo is a seaside town in southern Australia. The tourist resort is known as the gateway to Phillip Island with its many beaches perfect for snorkeling, surfing and swimming. In the town center of San Remo there are many boutique style shops, restaurants, parks and the pier. Every day at noon, stop by the pier and see the fishermen feed the pelicans, a popular activity that draws in tourists from all over. San Remo is home to Australia’s largest shark fishing fleet. When you want to go swimming be sure to choose one of the swim safe beaches located in San Remo and Phillip Island. Phillip Island also has some lovely walking trails along the cliff tops and a wildlife park. Get up close to some of the cutest animals native to Australia. The kids will love seeing and feeding the koala bears and kangaroos. Sounds like fun? Go on and book your trip: we’ll help with the accommodation! Here’s our top 10 Airbnb vacation rentals in San Remo:
This three bedroom beach house is not only kid-friendly but perfect for those travelling with their pets. The fully fenced house includes kids play equipment in the backyard and a playroom in the garage. The house has a spacious living room and a fully stocked kitchen. The location is perfect for getting to all of San Remo’s major attractions with ease. Within walking distance is the beach and Cowes town center. A short drive away is a boat ramp and cafe, and five minutes away is the must-see Pelican Parade.
The Nautical Mile Beach HouseCowes, Victoria, AustraliaSuperhost
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
This two bedroom house is ideal for families of any age. Included in the house is an open kitchen/dining area and a living room with views of the garden. Outside is a covered BBQ area that includes a hammock for relaxing. You are located close to many of the best attractions on Phillip Island including Newhaven Pier, the chocolate factory and the Australian wildlife park. You can easily walk across the bridge into San Remo from here.
Phillip Island GetawayNewhaven, Victoria, AustraliaSuperhost
Top guest reviewsa huge amount of space especially in the open plan living/kitchen/dinning spacesthere were heaps of movies and great tv dvd facilitiesvery bright and well ventilated unit with a powerful inverter and heating in each roomthe queen bed was comfortably firm which suits usthe bed linen was beautifulvery clean and tidyvery clean comfortable and well equippedthe place was very neat and clean and was very well maintainedgreat unit super clean and cosy with everything you needthe house is very clean well equipped and comfortable
Host:doris and ted were wonderful hoststhe hosts are very kindwe really appreciated their quick and helpful responses to our questionsdoris and ted were great hosts from start to finishthank you so much for the hosting service tooRead more reviewsgreat location with easy parkinggreat spot close to everythingwonderful house in an excellent locationbeautiful home tucked away in a convenient location on philip islandrecommended good location nice place
This charming cabin is great for couples or the single traveler. The cabin is an open floor plan with a living/bedroom space with a bar refrigerator. Outside is a deck and private shower. You also have access to the shared bathroom in the host’s home located nearby. At the end of the road is the surf beach and if you want to go swimming, the protected beach is a short walk away. Also within 5 minutes walking distance is a pizzeria and fish and chips restaurant as well as some cute shops.
Bohemian Beach Bungalow 💜 Disconnect to reconnectCape Woolamai, Victoria, AustraliaSuperhost
Top guest reviewsi loved the little cabin the loft bed and bean bags underneath by heaterkate has created a cute cozy warm space that feels lovely to be indefinitely a space for taking a break the tiny house was very comfortable and i slept really wellkate was very friendly and helpful the pets were so welcoming the bathroom is a work of artthe composting toilet is super cleanthe bungalow was clean had a great atmosphere and was very comfythe house was comfortable clean and had all the simple essentials you would needit was clean and perfectly located with plenty of character
Host:the host was very welcoming and friendlykate is the perfect hostsuper host really is an understatementkate was very friendly and hospitality was greatcozy accommodation and friendly hostRead more reviewseasy walk to magnificent beach and also shopsthoroughly enjoyed this cute little place and location was amazingthe location is excellent 5-10 minutes away from most attractions on the islandthe location is also brilliant moments away from what i thought was the best beach on the islandgreat location as well close to beaches amnities and supermarket
This two story, three bedroom house is the ideal getaway for families. Your beach house rental includes two bedrooms, one bathroom and a laundry area downstairs. Upstairs it the master bedroom and a bathroom, a kitchen and a living room. The house overlooks the Woolamai headlands and you will enjoy stunning views of the ocean from the balcony. The property is just a short stroll from the beach and park and the shops and cafes of downtown San Remo.
Experience Seaside Living
Top guest reviewsa lovely home beautiful views great location and super comfy bedswe enjoyed us stay and the house was clean well equipped and very comfortableRead more reviewsstylish place with a great location walking distance from the beachthanks nicole for the lend of your lovely spacious comfy house in a great location
This multi-level home makes a great place to stay for families or couples travelling together. The home includes 2 bedrooms, a bathroom, two living areas, a kitchen and a pantry. Enjoy relaxing to the sound of the ocean on the large deck. The host provides all the ingredients needed for a hearty breakfast. The house is conveniently located close to San Remo’s town center and the many attractions nearby, including the beaches, shops, and restaurants.
San Remo's Quiet Retreat- A home away from home.San Remo, Victoria, AustraliaSuperhost
Top guest reviewsbreakfast supplies were great including a coffee pod machinethe view was lovely and breakfast was greatfantastic kitchen and peaceful upstairs retreat with views to cape woolamaigreat views from the up stairs living room lovely fireplace and good breakfast ingredients availablethe beds were super comfy and the dried lavender between the pillows was a beautiful touchneat clean house with everything required to relaxincredibly spacious clean and comfortablelorraine’s place was amazing spacious clean and tidystaying at lorraine's was wonderful quiet really clean and easylove the design of the house and it was very clean spacious and comfortable to stay in
Host:lorraine is a delightful hostlovely roomy house lovely hostshosts are very thoughtful and helpfullorraine and geoff were amazing hostsgorgeous quirky home with superb host's thank you lorriane and geoffRead more reviewsgreat location and lovely housegreat location close to the beach and a short walk to townlorraine's place was perfectly located for usperfect little place and locationlorraine's place is a lovely private getaway near the beach
When looking for a unique, romantic get away, look no further. This studio apartment is located on Phillip Island. You will enjoy a living/kitchen area with a full-size bed and bathroom. The unit has a private garden and a deck with BBQ. The beach is just at the end of the street where you can lounge in the sun or enjoy swimming or snorkeling. Just a short walk from the apartment you will find boutique shops, restaurants and a bar.
Private tree house, short walk to beachPhillip Island, Victoria, Australia
Top guest reviewsthe treehouse was very clean well equipped with kitchen and bathroom amenities and was very homely and comfyit's very comfortable and private - perfect for a couplevery comfortable clean and relaxing placehouse was nice and clean and had everything i neededthe place was beautiful super clean it’s all you need for a weekend get awayvery clean and quiet little studio hidden away amongst the treesplace was lovely and clean and so peaceful tucked away in the trees
Host:he was the perfect hostpeter was a great host and very helpfulpeter is a hearty host and always helpful if advice information etcpeter is a friendly and graceful host and made us feel welcomeour hosts were very friendly and made us feel welcome upon arrivalRead more reviewsa good location for visiting other attractionsa comfortable relaxing stay in the best locationperfect place to say for location to the beach and away from the hustle and bustle of suburbiathe treehouse is a great location to explore phillip islandgreat location peaceful up in the trees
This private space in the hosts home is ideal for up to five guests. You will be renting the first floor of the home which includes a bedroom with 3 beds, a private bathroom and laundry facilities. Inside the laundry area, there is a small fridge, a kettle and a coffee maker. Within walking distance is San Remo Lions Park which features BBQ facilities, a playground and stunning views of the clifftop walking trails. Right around the corner from the home are restaurants, shops and the swim safe beach where you can feed the pelicans.
Short stroll to beach, park & shops
This rental is a large three bedroom, 2.5 bath home located close to the San Remo’s Coastal Nature Reserve. There is plenty of room for a large family or group travelling together. The home includes a large living area, a full kitchen and a deck with views of the ocean. You are within walking distance of the pier for fishing or swimming, restaurants and shops. A 10-minute drive will take you to Phillip Island where you can enjoy many lovely walking trails, beaches and the race track.
Tranquil seaview holiday house near Philip island
This rental consist of two private bedrooms and a bathroom available in the host’s apartment. Located in the center of Cape Woolamai you are conveniently located near to everything. About a five-minute walk from the apartment is a bus stop where you can easily get around the island. The beach, shops, restaurants and nightlife of Phillip Island are about a 10-15 minute walk away.
Cape Woolies relaxed placeCape Woolamai, Victoria, Australia
This apartment, attached to the host’s home, makes a great rental for families. You will enjoy two bedrooms, a private bathroom, a large living area and a small kitchenette. Outside, there is a large, private deck with BBQ where you’ll get stunning views of the bay. The property is just a short walk to San Remo’s beachside town center and the fresh seafood restaurants and boutique shops. Head across the bridge to explore Phillip Island’s wildlife park where you can feed the koalas and kangaroos.
Cape Views Retreat, San Remo, Phillip IslandSan Remo, Victoria, Australia
Top guest reviewsapartment is in a great spot with full view of the waterways from the rear balconycomfortable bed nice view and good locationthis apartment is delightful exactly as the photos showthe place was surprisingly spacious and it was nice and warm as there were heaters in every roomthis place has gorgeous ocean views with a really comfortable sitting space to enjoy the morning freshnessthe place spotlessly clean and beds were very comfortableit was very clean comfortable & beautifully decoratedthe place was very clean and tidy and the beds were so comfortableextreemly clean and tidy and a comfy stayit is very comfortable and clean
Host:julie was a great hostjulie was a great hostjulie is a great hostjulie was lovely and very helpfuljulie was accomodating abd extremely kindRead more reviewsa good place for a short break and relaxsimple check in wonderful location fabulous hostthe apartment is in a great location nice 10min drive to cowes phillip islandgood place to stay foran amazing place for a getaway
A coastal town with plenty to see
Visitors to San Remo will love the many choices in outdoor activities. You will have a choice of beaches depending on what you want to do: you can choose to go surfing or snorkeling or just enjoy a cooling off in the ocean. In both San Remo and Phillip Island you can visit the coastal nature reserves and enjoy stunning ocean views and wildlife interactions. Or just take a day and explore all of the cute shops downtown. Whatever brings you to San Remo you will find it difficult to leave, especially if you choose to stay in any of our suggested Airbnb vacation rentals!
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