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Top 17 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Yarra Valley, Australia - Updated 2020

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Escape and indulge yourself on a weekend retreat into one of Australia’s finest regions – the Yarra Valley. Located east of Melbourne city, it is easily a day trip or two to explore the beautiful Yarra Valley towns and the ranges. It is also home to magnificent wineries and vineyards, farm-fresh produce, fine dining, and quaint accommodation. Explore also Healesville, a classic country town with a great opportunity to interact with Australian wildlife! Take a wild balloon ride during sunrise and enjoy the spectacular view of the region, with its lush green landscapes of hills and beautiful nature. With an array of activities and sights, this is a vacation destination for nature-lovers, adventure-seekers, and anyone seeking respite. Check out this list of the top Airbnb vacation rentals in Yarra Valley and be assured of a satisfying holiday!

1. Private modern cottage (from USD 63)

Enjoy private country living in this lovely modern two-bedroom cottage! It is sparkling clean with modern furnishings and an equipped kitchen for guests’ use. Be assured of quality comfort as there are more than adequate room to accommodate up to six guests. It is ideal for a family vacation as it is in a safe neighborhood up in the north of Melbourne. If you are looking for a long-term stay, this accommodation is perfect for your choice. Not only does it meet the expectation of modern city living, it is also in proximity to the renowned Eastland shopping district, the supermarket, as well as Ringwood Station and Eastlink Motorway Entrance.

Isaac & Jenny's Private Cottage
Ringwood North, Victoria, Australia
188 reviews
Entire cabin 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it is really well equipped with amenities (kitchen laundry air-conditioning and tv)
there's a little private deck 2 air-conditioned bedrooms nice living room
isaac was very accomodating and we very much appreciated the air conditioners at night
air conditioning in the bedrooms kept us nice and cool in the hot afternoons and nights
they were really lovely people (would be good if they knew about wifi instructions on the fridge )
Cleanliness:
very clean and comfortable
very cosy & clean
quiet clean and secure
super clean and has everything you need
good communication great short stayvery clean beds were comfortable loved the private outdoor decking
Host:
jenny is a superb host eho response quickly
happy family kind & helpful
the hosts were very friendly and welcoming
friendly host with good security and parking
hosts were very friendly and warm
Location:
nice place in good location
it's in a lovely location
great location for her visiting family in eastern suburbs
location wise was pretty far away from city but fast enough when you are using their toll route
40 min to central by car but well equipped and all we needed
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2. A cozy house close to Olinda Township (from USD 114)

Surrounded by lush greenery and colorful flowers, this cozy house promises a sweet escape. Wake up to the sound of the birds singing outside and enjoy fresh eggs for breakfast that you can prepare in the country kitchen. Sleep like a baby alone or with your travel partner in the modern bedroom that comes with a queen-size bed. Relax over a glass of wine at night at the patio that features a comfortable seating area and cushions.

Cosy House Close to Olinda Township
Olinda, Victoria, Australia
123 reviews
Entire house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
although it was a cold weekend the heater worked well and the electric blankets were great
in warmer months it would be lovely to also have a swim and chill out on victoria's verandah
very comfortable bed & extra blankets provided for the mountain chill
wifi signal was weak but that is good for a digital detox :)
a cosy comfortable cottage with awesome garden views from every window
Cleanliness:
the place was clean cozy comfortable and had so many lovely touches (e
very clean cosy and spacious accommodation amidst lush greenery and flora
it is comfortable clean and a perfect holiday getaway
there were some snacks and eggs left for us and everything was very clean
clean well equipped and lots of lovely homely touches
Host:
victoria was a wonderful host
victoria was a perfect host
she was a very thoughtful host throughout the trip
victoria was such a wonderful host
victoria is a great host as well
Location:
location very good and close to the village
super location and would definitely visit again
great location in olinda
great location in a beautiful part of the world
great location walking distance to bars cafes and supermarket
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3. Private comfortable en-suite master bedroom (from USD 43)

Enjoy a quiet vacation stay in this private yet spacious en-suite master bedroom in a lovely, clean modern house located in the north of Ringwood. Able to accommodate up to three guests, the rental sports a beautiful view of the native Australian garden where sightings of exotic birds are frequently spotted. Take a walk down to McAdam Square and feast on the many good cafes and restaurants around the area. It is an ideal base to explore the best of the region and enjoy the tranquility of the quiet suburbs without the disruption of city traffic.

Spacious with a touch of luxury.
Ringwood North, Victoria, Australia
51 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very comfortable air-conditioned bedroom and ensuite facilities
there was chocolates on the bed which was a beautiful touch
the bed is very comfortable with an electric blanket for those chilly melbourne nights
the bed was wonderful and even had a electric blanket great nights sleep
clear instructions clean amenities and all that you need for a comfortable stay
Cleanliness:
very clean comfortable and spacious
the bathroom was clean with plenty of towels and linen provided
super clean and everything you need
the space itself was immaculately clean and very nicely presented
the area we stay in was very clean and lots f light
Host:
the owner was very welcoming
thu was a very welcoming host
thu was a welcoming and gracious host
the host was very warm and welcoming
easy entry and cheerful host
Location:
it was in a great location close to where i wanted to go
thu's communication was great and the location was perfect
i was able to park my car in the driveway which was good
warm quiet and extremely comfortable will many little extras not expected in such a budget place
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4. A mid-century home in the hills (from USD 224)

Boasting touches of mid-century style, this house is going to make you feel warm and comfortable as if you were at your own home. Enjoy the stunning views of the hills from the floor-to-ceiling windows in the living area. Read your favorite book and lay down on the comfortable couch before going to bed. All the three bedrooms feature queen-size beds, on which you can sleep peacefullt at night. Other facilities offered include a bathroom, a kitchen and a dining space.

Mural House Olinda, Feel Inspired in This Mid-Century Home
Olinda, Victoria, Australia
225 reviews
Entire house 3 Beds 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we loved the couch and apple tv
warm and cozy in the winter months with a beautiful fireplace
on your left the kitchen with an amazing view of the trees greets you
bird watching out of the stunning living room window was a highlight
each bedroom had it's own heating coupled with comfortable beds made for an excellent nights sleep
Cleanliness:
clean modern and spacious
very clean and stylish place
a lovely space that is clean warm and generous
cool house and very comfortable and clean
the house itself is very clean and stacked with everything that you would need on a holiday
Host:
the hosts were so thoughtful they prepared us so much food
beautiful home coupled with great hosts
ron and suzanne were amazing hosts
hosts were exceptional in their hospitality and a lovely place to stay
you guys were honestly amazing hosts
Location:
comfy house in a beautiful location
beautiful house in a beautiful location
such a great location as well
could easily walk to both
the location is great and the house is more than amazing
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5. Tranquil bungalow house (from USD 82)

Nestled in the heart of Croydon, this tranquil bungalow house offers a private and comfortable stay for up to four guests looking for quality comfort and convenience. The house is fully furnished with necessary amenities designed for guests’ comfort. Be assured that this accommodation is spacious and comfortable enough for a small group of travelers, as well as a couple with children. It is in proximity to public transportation, shopping centers, and the main Croydon Street, which is home to plenty of cafes and boutique shops. It is definitely a great base location to explore the region and for a satisfying vacation experience!

Croydon Railway Station, free WiFi & linens
Croydon, Victoria, Australia
61 reviews
Entire bungalow 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfortable furnishings and all needs accounted for
split system air conditioning was a big bonus considering melbourne turned on some very warm days
our week was pretty cold in melbourne but the hostess brought us an extra heater which kept us warm
great place with lots of room
room was as expected so we were really pleased
Cleanliness:
it was clean nice and comfy
very clean quite and well situated accommodation
clean simple place with comfy bedding
very clean and even as on the old side was very wellmaintained and very very clean
very tidy and clean and warmed up very quickly with the split system
Host:
ziping is a lovely welcoming host
has everything uoi would need and the host was very easy to communicate with
ziping is a wonderful host; quick to respond to any queries as well as kind and warm
very responsive host who was able to assist with any additional enquiries that arose
ziping is friendly and very accommodating
Location:
good place right near train station
great for short breaks centrally located right next to a train station for ease of access
good value for money great location
a very comfortable little bungalow in a very convenient location
a great little place in a great location
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6. Rustic, light-filled modern home (from USD 39)

Be enthralled by this rustic, bright, and cheery house that offers a spectacular mountain view in the gardens and its own indoor fireplace! Able to accommodate up to two guests, this rental is conveniently located near the Eastlink, thus providing quick access to the city as well as the Dandenong Ranges and Yarra Valley wineries. Guests will appreciate the double bunkroom that is available at an extra fee. Guests are also welcomed to enjoy a barbecue session at the vine-clad roofed courtyard or search for a good read in the extensive library of the house. The charming village of Croydon also offers excellent shopping, dining, and entertainment options.

Rustic, light-filled modern home
Croydon, Victoria, Australia
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

7. A chic home

Situated in a central location, this home features chic decor along with modern facilities and amenities to make you feel comfortable throughout the stay. Providing two bedrooms and two cozy beds, the home is perfect for up to four people. Spend long hours in the marble bathroom. Relax in the sunny courtyard and have a glass of orange juice with you. The kitchen is equipped with appliances and utensils that you can use freely. The living room features a TV and a comfortable couch where you can curl up.

Gigis Sassafras sleeps 2 (5PM CHECKOUT FREE!)
Sassafras, Victoria, Australia
48 reviews
Entire villa 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
delicious breakfast food and coffee available for our use
the bed was fantastic and the electric blankets were a lovely touch
well stocked pantry allowed us to cook up a yummy breakfast
e breakfast amenities and a great location to explore the dandenong ranges
the beds were very comfortable and pillow choices superb - best i’ve had at an airbnb
Cleanliness:
very clean accommodation had everything you could need
georgie’s place is as presented in images super clean comfortable with great extra touches i
georgie's place is so stylishly decorated and clean
Host:
georgie is a lovely host too
georgie was a responsive and helpful host
georgie was a fantastic host to deal with
georgie is an exceptional host thoughtful and friendly
absolutely beautiful place to stay lovely host highly recommend
Location:
great location right in he village
location is great to venture locally and mount dandenong
excellent location and a wonderful place to stay
the best location in sassafras mount dandenong
great value for money in the prefect location
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8. Beautiful family house (from USD 215)

This large and splendid family home is a perfect choice for your family vacation! You will be spoiled in the splendor of this accommodation even before you take off to explore the beautiful sights and scents of Yarra Valley. This spacious five-bedroom accommodation can sleep up to 12 guests. It is fully furnished with a charming taste of home and equipped for quality fun and comfort. Families with children will appreciate the baby/child room dedicated for child’s entertainment, while the rest enjoy a barbecue session in the huge backyard or a game of table tennis in the lounge room. Take a stroll outdoors and it will take you to the vibrant east end tourist precinct and trendy Eastland Shopping Centre in no time! Look no further, this is an ideal place for a time of family bonding!

Ringwood 5Bedroom Beautiful and Comfy Family House
Ringwood North, Victoria, Australia
60 reviews
Entire house 9 Beds 5 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wifi was simple to connect and good speed
there's not very many basic amenities in the kitchen oil vinegar etc so best to take your own
nice place with lots of space and good facilities for cooking and staying in for the night
very spacious and comfortable place with excellent hot water system that never runs out
emily’s space is huge with room to roam around
Cleanliness:
the place is really big and beautiful most importantly it was clean
stayed here for two nights house was large spacious and clean
very clean and close to a bunch of shops will definitely stay again
Host:
host was excellent to deal with
emily is responsive as well when contacted
host is a great size for larger groups and hosts were amazing with communications
the hosts communicated great & happy to recommend
emily was fast in response to my texts and very helpful
Location:
we enjoyed our stay the location was quite central to all activities
a great location to explore the true melbourne
very spacious and great location
spacious living area in a good location
warrandyte by the river not far away and a great place for a meal
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9. Lovely home in a winery (from USD 243)

Located in Dominique Portet Winery, with views of sprawling vineyards, and just minutes away from Healesville, this Airbnb vacation rental is a beautiful house with modern furnishings. It offers three bedrooms that can accommodate up to six guests, ideal for a family or group of friends, who are looking for a peaceful vacation in the countryside. The guests will surely enjoy the open-floor-plan, with its spacious living area with an indoor fireplace, dining set-up with a view of the outdoors from the floor-to-ceiling glass door to a stylish kitchen with bar seating. Additionally, it comes with a wrap-around deck that has barbecue facilities and overlooks a grassy lawn.

The House in the Vines - Rustic Luxury
Coldstream, Victoria, Australia
80 reviews
Entire house 3 Beds 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
all the rooms were heated the fireplace was amazing plenty of amenities esp
Cleanliness:
sparkling clean and very very cosy
a lovely place with a clean and cosy environment
the property was extremely well maintained clean and just stunning
fran’s place is perfectly clean and very well appointed
great house to stay the place is spacious clean and tidy
Host:
thank you for being a super host to us fran
fran is a fantastic host who showed great hospitality to us
fran was an excellent host with great suggestions and quick responses
fran is a wonderful host
fran the host was very quick to respond to questions and provided great information on
Location:
the location was amazing and walking distance to nearby wineries
great place in an awesome location
nice place close to many wineries
convenient location and not far from all the great vineyards
charming property in a superb location
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10. Compact house for two (from USD 157)

Are you curious about how it feels like living in a tiny house? If so, now is the time to experience living in one by booking this Airbnb vacation rental in Yarra Valley. It is a cute wooden blue house that has everything you need, from a comfortable bed that can sleep up to two guests, up to a functional kitchen, where you can cook your meal, and a private bathroom with a shower. The guests will also appreciate the views outside, which you can see from the many windows that surround the house. Located in a secluded area, it’s just minutes away from the vibrant village of Healesville, and an hour drive from Melbourne.

Tiny Stays - Secluded Tiny House, Amazing Views
Chum Creek, Victoria, Australia
71 reviews
Tiny house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
notwithstanding its size it was surprisingly comfortable and cosy with great views
you won’t need a tv when there are such beautiful scenic views
lots of great local walks in the area and the bed is extremely comfy
the shower (hot water ) is impressive for a tiny house
the tiny house itself is incredibly comfortable and we slept amazingly
Cleanliness:
great place very clean and stylish
the house was such an experience and so clean and modern
i would totally recommend this place it is really clean and the cosiness of this tiny house is perfect
the space had everything you need for two people was clean and with modern fittings
Host:
aimee is a lovely host
aimee and ben were super quick to respond and very helpful
Location:
excellent location and an amazing experience
great tiny house beautiful location
the tiny house was absolutely perfect and the location was stunning
the location is picturesque and the little touches are great
couldn’t ask for much more amazing scenery beautiful place and great location
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11. Wooden cottage in a rainforest (from USD 253)

Located in a rainforest, amidst huge fern and eucalyptus trees, this Airbnb vacation rental is one of the four cottages owned by the host. Any nature lover will surely have a peaceful and relaxing stay here. The house comes with a one-bedroom that can accommodate up to two guests, ideal for a couple or two friends. It features a wooden interior with many windows, giving you nature’s best from your windowpane. Also, you’ll find here all the usual and modern conveniences, including a sitting area, dining, and a functional kitchen. Another thing you’ll surely love about the cottage is its spa bath with a hot tub surrounded by glass windows, making you feel like your bathing outdoors.

Myers Creek Cascades Luxury Cottages
Healesville, Victoria, Australia
40 reviews
Entire cottage 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
dvds supplied and a comfortable couch to curl up on
the bathroom amenities are very nice with strong hot showers/baths to enjoy
there were lots of lovely touches - including breakfast treats - that made us feel pampered
we received a lovely breakfast basket which was a very thoughtful touch
Cleanliness:
so clean and well kept
clean beautiful and bruce was so accomidating
the grounds are wonderfully maintained and the interior of the home is very cosy clean and comfortable
Host:
beautiful property and great hosts
these hosts will make you feel welcome
the extra touches from the hosts were much appreciated
bruce was exceptionally helpful and hospitable
check in was wonderful and mandy and bruce were kind enough to let us check in late
Location:
amazing private location in bush setting
beautiful forrest surroundings yet so close to everything
long amazing days out matched only by the quiet natural surroundings of the cascade cabin
place is comfortable romantic and cozy
we will definitely keep this place saved for future visits
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12. Beautifully decorated house in Croydon

This delightful and beautifully decorated house in Croydon, Melbourne is an ideal choice for solo travelers, couples or friends seeking to explore the Yarra Valley and Dandenongs. Able to accommodate up to two guests, the rental assures guests’ privacy and quality comfort with its fully equipped kitchen, an outdoor spa, entertainment area, barbecue pit and a lovely garden. If you would like to explore the area, the lovely Eastland shopping precinct is in proximity. Also, public transportation is easily accessible from the house, allowing you to easily access various areas in Melbourne for further exploration.

Welcome to Delightful Croydon Melbourne
15 reviews
Private room 1 Bed 2 Guests

13. Quiet and comfortable house in Ringwood

Nestled in the quiet leafy eastern suburbs of Ringwood, this comfortable and lovely house is an ideal base location for guests to explore the Yarra Valley, Dandenong Ranges, and Puffing Billy. It can accommodate up to three guests. Be assured of quality comfort in this clean and spacious accommodation, with generous hospitality from the host dedicated to make your stay a pleasant one. It is also conveniently located near public transportation and local biking trails, which makes it a bonus for guests to navigate around even without a car.

Comfy, Quiet Ringwood Retreat
40 reviews
Private room 2 Beds 3 Guests

14. Bundaja villa

If you are seeking a peaceful family vacation in Melbourne, look no further. This spacious and beautiful accommodation nestled in Bundaja is what you are looking for, and more! This eco-friendly accommodation can sleep up to six guests. It is self-sustainable with a delightful organic veggie garden, lovely chooks, solar panels, and a water system that provides guests with a green and pleasant living experience. Guests may enjoy their morning coffee in the veranda right outside the kitchen. This accommodation is located near the Eastland shopping precinct and the Ringwood train station.

Bundaja Villa “ Your peaceful home"
13 reviews
Entire house 4 Beds 6 Guests

15. Cozy, sparkling clean house

Come and enjoy a quiet vacation in this sparkling clean house with easy access to public transportation and supermarkets. Able to accommodate up to two guests, this rental is an ideal base to explore the Yarra Valley, Dandenong Ranges, and Puffing Billy. It also provides easy access to local biking trails. Enjoy great Chinese hospitality as traditional home-cooked Chinese cuisine is made upon guests’ request. Be assured of quality comfort as the host is dedicated to providing a pleasant vacation stay for travelers looking to explore Melbourne!

Quiet,cozy and convenient accommodation.
5 reviews
Private room 1 Bed 2 Guests

16. Lovely tranquil cottage

Make yourself at home in this cozy humble abode nestled in Yarra Valley. It assures a promising tranquil retreat and quality comfort for up to three guests. You are welcomed to use the veranda of this two-story character house as well as take a tour of the lovely organic vegetable garden out in the backyard. Dog-lovers will enjoy the company of the host’s golden retriever, and vice-versa! It is an ideal location to explore the Yarra Valley Sanctuary with its wineries and cheese dairy farms as well as the newly renovated Eastland shopping district and farmers’ market. The National Parks, nature walks, and the city are in proximity to the house.

Magnolia Cottage-Relaxing Abode W Tranquil Gardens
Croydon North, Victoria, Australia
145 reviews
Entire house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
cozy comfortable space with all the amenities
very comfortable bed and furniture
neat and tidy downstairs apartment in a timber cottage on the eastern outskirts of melbourne
magnolia cottage is very comfortable cosy and welcoming
we quite enjoyed our stay at magnolia cottage such a peaceful and comfortable place
Cleanliness:
super clean and homely place
great venue very clean and well presented
everything nice and clean and everything you need
such a comfortable convenient and clean place to stay while in melbourne
gorgeous clean cottage and amazing hospitality
Host:
host is good
she was an outstanding host
sandy is the perfect host
friendly hosts and amazing decor
the host was lovely to talk to
Location:
great location driving distance to many attractions in the lical area
excellent location should you wish for access to the yarra valley
this location was perfect for a cozy getaway
the location was perfect to suit my needs
the stay was really good it was a nice cute place
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17. A romantic cottage in the forest

Nestled in the quietness of the forest, this cottage is most ideal for couples who are looking to enjoy a romantic getaway, away from other people and the hustle and bustle of the city. In the morning, indulge in a relaxed stroll around the property and absorb the tranquility offered by the forest. Sleep in the spacious bedroom that features high ceilings and a spa bath next to it. The kitchenette awaits you to cook the most delicious meals to be enjoyed during romantic moments.

Romantic Mount Dandenong Cottage in the Forest
Mount Dandenong, Victoria, Australia
18 reviews
Entire cottage 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Great base for exploration

Should you be a solo traveler, adventure-seeker, nature-lover or seeking for the perfect family vacation; look no further! With these Airbnb vacation rentals dedicated to providing quality comfort and convenience, you can explore the beautiful region of Yarra Valley at ease and know that you have a great place to lay your head on each night! Enjoy the tranquility that these Airbnb vacation rentals have to offer!

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