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Airbnb perth cbd

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Tucked away on the gorgeous Western Australia coast, the city of Perth has everything that its larger East Coast state capital counterparts do. And lots more in many ways.

The 15 Best Airbnbs in Perth, Australia

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Quick Breakdown of the Best Perth Airbnb Rentals

Tucked away in the quiet riverside suburb of Ferndale just 18km from Perth CBD, this three bedroom bungalow is the perfect quirky and one-off base for something a little different on your trip to the Western Australia capital. Brightly decorated and with an amazingly thoughtful host, you’ll enjoy a gazebo, covered patio and even pool access to make the most of Perth’s excellent weather. It even has an outdoor bath!

Conveniently located between Perth and Fremantle, Cottesloe Beach has long been one of the city’s most iconic destinations. Boasting a wide golden expanse of sand, terraced lawns, and the imposing art deco Indiana Teahouse, it’s the perfect spot for a refreshing swim during Perth’s sweltering summers. Each March, thousands of art-lovers flock to Cottesloe Beach for the annual Sculpture by the Sea competition, reputed to be one of the world’s largest public sculpture exhibitions.

In Perth, hotel rooms are the most prevalent holiday accommodation type. In addition, these holiday properties have a median size of 40 m² as well as cost, on average, $250 per night. Moreover, most hotel rooms in Perth are able to host 3 guests, which makes Perth a perfect holiday destination for couples and small groups. You can also compare other types of accommodation in Perth. Apartment rentals are another common type of accommodation in Perth with 1,040 currently listed. Apartment rentals have an average size of 83 m² in Perth.

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Hiking in local nature reserves is also an enjoyable family activity, and kangaroos can regularly be seen in the early evening at both the John Forrest and Beelu National Parks. During the gloriously hot summers, what better way to enjoy quality family time than at the beach – both Cottesloe and Triggs are firm favourites with locals and visitors alike.

Other destinations that young animal-lovers may enjoy when visiting Perth are Caversham Wildlife Park, Penguin Island, and AQWA – the Aquarium of Western Australia. During school holidays and on some weekends, the Parks and Wildlife Service also run their popular Nearer to Nature program, which enables children to learn about the natural world in a fun, hands-on way.

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Just over 20km south of Perth, the historic port of Fremantle is also renowned as a creative melting pot, boasting many galleries, museums and performing arts spaces. Located in an iconic 19th-century building, Fremantle Arts Centre is at the forefront of the vibrant local arts scene, with regular exhibitions and creative classes for both adults and children. At weekends, its gardens and intimate courtyard serve as very hip live music venues, while its gift shop sells high-quality works by some of Western Australia’s most gifted craftspeople.

Airbnb perth cbd

This chalet in Osmington is oozing with rustic luxe charm. The interior is decorated with handcrafted furniture, cosy textiles and fresh flowers, but it’s what’s outside that makes this stay extra special. The private deck opens up to 30 acres of spacious woodlands, and it’s the perfect spot to pour yourself a glass of wine and take in the sound of silence.

Jaspers Islay Cabin has no shortage of wow-factor. This sleek, contemporary cabin is full of functionality, like a sliding door that reveals a modern kitchenette complete with Smeg and Nespresso appliances, and a back deck that looks out onto a big back garden.

This uniquely designed house is an architect's dream come true. A boab tree is the focal point between two separate dwellings, making the outdoor living area pretty spectacular. The house is linked by a shaded deck and outdoor kitchen. The treehouse also showcases antiques, collectables and unusual art pieces throughout the rooms. There are two luxurious bedrooms, with one revealing an outdoor bathroom so you can shower under the stars. Could it get any more romantic?

Western Australia is the largest and sunniest state in the country. With 20,781km of coastline, picturesque old towns and incredible wildlife, it's no surprise it’s home to some of the most beautiful Airbnb properties out there.


This renovated cottage built in 1914 and located in the beautiful Bickley Valley is the ultimate country getaway. The place is extremely scenic (and you can enjoy the spectacular scenery from your private balcony) and is full of charm with a luxurious feel. Although it is located only 20min away from the Perth CBD, you’ll feel like you’re in the middle of the English countryside. And if that wasn't enough, it’s also close to loads of local wineries and restaurants that will make your stay extra special.

Picture this: you’re sitting poolside with your mates watching the colours of the sky change to pink and purple as the sun sets over Exmouth. Sounds like the ideal setup for an Instagram story, doesn’t it? Well lucky for you, The Sanctuary is situated right on the marina and has its own private pool and jetty—so if you’re bringing your boat up on an epic roadie, it also has a place to stay. This spacious house has a laid back and relaxing vibe, making it the perfect home base for your Exmouth adventures.

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Littlewood Chalet

For a laidback poolside staycation that’s not too far from home, look no further than Plympton Pool House in East Fremantle. This architecturally designed studio is brimming with natural light, rattan furniture, leafy greens and gold accents, and it’s a short walk to the iconic bars and trendy boutiques of George Street.

Fill up the tank, stack your surfboards on the roof and set your compass north to Kalbarri River Shacks. You can take your pick between two of these beachy shacks situated right on the Murchison river—the Northside shack or the Southside shack, which can each sleep six guests—or if you’re travelling with a larger crew, go ahead and book out both! A beautiful front deck connects the two shacks, and it makes for the perfect spot to settle in for some people watching and sunset drinks after a big day spent catching waves and exploring.