8 dreamy holiday homes to book for a weekend getaway in Australia

These holiday homes will inspire a serious case of wanderlust.
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Sometimes all it takes to rewind and reset for the week ahead is a simple weekend getaway. Whether that’s with the entire family or with your significant other, relaxing in one of these holiday homes with their stylish interiors and gorgeous locations will be a dream. 

(Credit: Kingsford The Barossa)

So, if you’re ready to treat yourself (you deserve it) to a relaxing getaway, below are eight dreamy holiday homes that you can book for a weekend (or more).  

The best holiday home getaways in Australia 2023

Sophie's Vineyard, WA


Sophie’s Vineyard


Sleeping up to 12 guests, this vast and ultra-modern property is perfectly situated so you can experience the best of Margaret River’s celebrated wine region. Plus, you’ll find us anywhere an outdoor pool is.



Black Star Kangaroo Valley


This striking, four-bedroom black barn sits on five acres of land with Barrengarry Mountain as a dramatic backdrop. Serene.

Bamurru Plains, NT


Bamurru Plains


Immersive and unique, you can stay in this safari-inspired bungalow on the coastal floodplains of the Mary River as part of a wild luxury experience.

Rainforest Retreat, NSW


Secluded Magical Forest Retreat


Set amongst 24 acres of tropical rainforest, this secluded Balinese-inspired cabin was recently chosen as the 2nd best holiday home in Australia by Domain. A unique experience without having to travel overseas? Consider us sold.

Kingsford Homestead, SA


Kingsford The Barossa


This five-star stay in the Barossa Valley combines luxury boutique accommodation and country living in a 19th-century homestead. Unplug for the weekend and immerse yourself in its lush surroundings.

Chic Coastal Escape, QLD


Coastal Chic Noosa Escape


Another Airbnb success, this two-bedroom apartment in Noosa Heads is a reno done right – once an untouched home from the 1970s – it has been transformed into a modern coastal getaway.

Icognito Escape


Incognito Escape


Indulge in the ultimate weekend escape in WA with Incognito Escape. This stay features a pyramid glass ceiling and expansive windows with stunning vantage points of the Margaret River region – what’s not to love?

Luxury Inner City Oasis


Luxury Inner City Oasis


A piece of paradise in the inner city of Adelaide, this 1910 cottage extends into a family-friendly abode boasting glamorous finishes – six-metre-high ceilings and underfloor heating, a wood-burning fire and an in-ground pool.

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