Fleurieu Peninsula is one of the nicest areas of South Australia. Stretching along the coast directly south of Adelaide, the Fleurieu is renowned for its beautiful white sandy beaches, incredible wines, and stunning national parks. It’s a great place for a short break from Adelaide, or for a longer holiday as well, and one of the best ways to enjoy the area is staying in a Fleurieu Peninsula Airbnb. When it comes to Fleurieu Peninsula accommodation, there’s lots of places to choose from, so let’s have a look at some of the best Airbnb Fleurieu Peninsula selections.
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Airbnb Port Elliot & Surrounds
First up is some Port Elliot Airbnb selections, and then Airbnb Middleton, Airbnb Goolwa, and Airbnb Victor Harbor options. Located at the eastern end of the Peninsula, there’s a lot to offer here, and it’s a great base for exploring the surroundings. Let’s check out some Port Elliot accommodation highlights.
First up is Sunningdale House, located in the centre of Port Elliot. The house itself is a 19th century settlers cottage, but has been fully renovated and modernised. With three bedrooms sleeping up to eight guests, Sunningdale House is a great Airbnb Port Elliot choice for families and large groups.
There’s plenty of facilities here, including a full modern kitchen and laundry, stylish modern furniture, luxury bathrooms, wifi, air conditioning, a bathtub, and an indoor fireplace. Outside you’ll find a generous sized grassy backyard, a deck, and a firepit for those colder nights. Overall it’s a fantastic spot for your trip to Fleurieu.
The Beach House
As the name suggests, the Beach House is located right on the beach in Port Elliot. A large and comfortable space, the Beach House is neatly styled and ideally located, just two minutes walk from the beach. With three bedrooms and space for up to seven guests, the Beach House is bright, airy and charming.
Inside you’ll find a pair of queen beds, a single and two bunks, along with a sparkling new kitchen, air conditioning, a laundry, large-screen TV, an indoor fireplace, and plenty of supplies to keep the kids entertained. Some basic provisions are also available, and outside there’s a good sized patio, barbecue, and garden.
Cool Beach Shack
Situated in Middleton, not far from Port Elliot, is the Cool Beach Shack. Although, “shack” in this case is a bit of a misnomer! The Cool Beach Shack is a large, clean, and modern house, located right next to Middleton Beach. Finished in 2017, the Shack sleeps up to six guests in three bedrooms, while all of the main rooms in the house have excellent water views.
The luxurious property includes a full kitchen (complete with espresso machine!), split system air conditioning, wall mounted TVs, wifi, a front patio with glorious beach views, a large backyard for kids, and an outdoor shower for rinsing off after beach visits. The hosts even generously include some local wine and chocolate on arrival! It’s definitely one of the best Middleton Airbnb options.
St Brigid's Church - Beach Front
Airbnb is definitely home to some unusual accommodation options, and this Goolwa Airbnb is definitely up there! St Brigid’s Church is, well, a church – a 19th century pine church, to be exact. Located on the beachfront at Goolwa Beach, St Brigid’s is a fantastic choice for those wanting a peaceful and unique stay.
With a queen bed on the mezzanine floor, the church area has a well organised open-plan living area with kitchen, dining and entertainment spaces. There’s also a balcony complete with water views, a wood fireplace, and a claw foot tub in the bathroom. With proximity to both the beach and the national park, St Brigid’s is a fascinating Airbnb Goolwa choice.
Luxury Beach House
Our final Victor Harbor accommodation is this fantastic luxury beach house, located on the water’s edge, right in the middle of town. A bright, modern and clean space, the Luxury Beach House apartment has three bedrooms and can sleep up to six guests, so it’s ideal for a larger family or group of friends.
It’s kitted out with plenty of luxury touches, including a modern kitchen, spa bath, air conditioning, big-screen TV, cappuccino machine, a laundry, and a tidy garden area with beach views. The wider complex also includes a pool and a tennis court, making it an excellent spot for a getaway, and one of the best Victor Harbor Airbnb options.
Airbnb McLaren Valey & Surrounds
South Australia is home to many fantastic wine regions, and the world-famous McLaren Vale is definitely among the best. There’s no shortage of places to stay in McLaren Vale, and if you like staying around vineyards there’s some amazing Airbnb McLaren Vale accommodation available.
Daringa House, Oxenberry Farm
First up is historic Daringa House, located on the grounds of Oxenberry Farm winery. Originally built in the 1840s, Daringa House is one of the oldest remaining buildings in the area. It’s been fully renovated into a modern luxury stay, but has definitely retained its old-world charms as well. The interior styling is a gorgeous mixture of stone, wood, and tiling, and decorated with a mix of period furniture and modern touches.
The house has two double bedrooms, sleeping four guests, and includes a full modern kitchen, a claw foot bath, wood fireplace, air conditioning, a smart TV with Netflix, and private lawns too. Breakfast is provided in the winery cafe, and e-bikes for exploring the area are available to hire.
If you’re looking for a quiet and peaceful getaway in a McLaren Vale Airbnb, the Acorn Nook rustic eco pod is a fantastic choice. Located in the pleasingly-named hamlet of Dingabledinga, Acorn Nook is surrounded by forest and is completely self-contained. The rustic exterior hides a gorgeous modern interior, with beautiful styling and luscious touches.
With just the one queen bed, this Tiny House is a great place for a couples getaway. It’s equipped with a kitchenette, barbecue, indoor wood heater, air conditioning, and an outdoor bath on the deck! The Acorn Nook sits on a remote corner of the Lazy Ballerina winery, where the cellar door and wood fired pizza oven await!
Airbnb Carrickalinga & Surrounds
Carrickalinga sits on the western side of Fleurieu Peninsula, and is home to some of the area’s best surfing and swimming beaches. Be sure not to miss these Carrickalinga Airbnb properties and Normanville accommodation!
If you’re looking for a chilled-out beachside family holiday, it’s hard to go past this Airbnb Carrickalinga Cottage. Located just 200 metres from the beach, and right near a park and playground, this two bedroom cottage is both modern and comfortable.
Highlights here include newly renovated bathrooms and kitchen, a large living area, air conditioning, a gas fireplace, TV with streaming services, coffee machine, and a complimentary bottle of wine as well. And best of all, the Cottage is pet-friendly, so all members of the family can be a part of the holiday making this a fantastic Carrickalinga accommodation option.
Villa 27 South Shores
Located on the beach at Normanville, just south of Carrickalinga, is the beautiful Villa 27 South Shores. Situated within the South Shores resort complex, this three bedroom villa is perfectly located for a relaxing holiday. The beach is just a short stroll down the boardwalk, while the complex also includes multiple swimming pools, barbecue areas, playgrounds and more.
Inside the villa you’ll find three bedrooms with space for 10 guests – perfect for two medium sized families, or perhaps one large one! There’s also a full modern kitchen, large TV, an open plan living area upstairs with a balcony and views, modern bathrooms, and a large rumpus room space with games and couches that’s just perfect for kids. If you’re looking for a family holiday spot, Villa 27 is one of the best choices for Normanville accommodation.
Glamping Fleurieu Peninsula
With such a gorgeous natural environment, Fleurieu is a great place to try out glamping. Glamping (short for glamorous camping) is a popular way of balancing the tranquillity of camping against the ease of a permanent campsite.
Nest and Nature
Nest and Nature is a superb glamping experience, located at Inman Valley, in the centre of Fleurieu Peninsula. Situated on a hilltop, the permanent tent has amazing views down to Encounter Bay. A complete off-grid experience, Nest and Nature has everything you’d want from a glamping experience.
Equipped with a comfortable queen bed, modern ensuite bathroom with flushing toilet, there’s also a kitchenette complete with fridge and stovetop. A wooden fireplace keeps the indoors warm at night, while the floor-to-ceiling glass keeps the inside full of light and maximises the outdoor feeling. It’s definitely a fantastic glamping Fleurieu Peninsula option!