10 Affordable AirBnBs To Rent On the Beach around Sydney

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Summertime may be (almost, nearly, please-don’t-leave-us) over, but that’s no reason not to plan your next summer getaway. Lucky for you, we’ve sourced some of the finest AirBnB properties around Sydney (which are all within your price range) and bonus: they’re all completely grammable! From modernised beach shacks, rooftop terraces, and the ultimate seaside getaway, here are 10 affordable AirBnB’s to rent on the beach around Sydney. Surf boards optional.


1. The Cabana, Bondi Beach

4 guests, 1 bedroom
$250 per night

Complete happiness is: the most iconic Bondi backdrop for your morning coffee. The Cabana is located a pebbles throw away the scenic Bondi Beach. Perfectly positioned on the top floor of a 3 story apartment block, you can enjoy stunning views of the blue horizon from the gigantic rooftop terrace.


2. Beachfront Apartment, Bronte

4 guests, 1 bedroom
$198 per night

When you see AirBnB Plus (a selection of homes that have passed an in-person quality inspection) you know you’re in for something great. This stunning beachfront apartment is located just a few steps away from Bronte’s sandy beach. The apartment offers a beautifully styled interior with pendant lighting and patterned throws - not the mention, it’s totally instagrammable!


3. Pittwater Apartment Retreat, Clareville Beach

3 guests, 2 bedrooms
$195 per night

Want a stylish retreat not too far from the CBD? Then this is for you. This pittwater apartment in Clareville beach offers two elegant bedrooms and water views all round. The beach is a just a short 3 minute walk down the brush track to the picturesque Clareville beach, and a 15 minute walk to Avalon Beach. Serenity, found.


4. Ocean’s Edge Garden Studio, Manly

3 guests, 1 bedroom
$190 per night

The beauty of Manly is hard to compare, so when you find a dream location on the oceanfront, you’ve got yourself a winner! This larger than usual studio with kitchenette offers a private garden on the ocean’s edge and short 5 minute stroll into the heart of manly. Surf’s up!


5. Romantic Cabin, Lovett Bay

2 guests, 1 bedroom
$180 per night

If it’s a romantic getaway you crave, then this might be just the spot. Perfectly secluded in northern sydney is where you’ll find the romantic, stylish cabin for two in Lovett Bay. The cabin features a queen-sized bed and tranquil views over Pittwater and the national park. The best part? This idyllic hideaway is only accessible by water.


6. Art Deco Apartment, Coogee

5 guests, 2 bedrooms
$110 per night

Step back in time with this charming art-deco apartment, just a stone’s throw away from Coogee beach. Light-filled with creative contemporary character, the apartment has two bedrooms and a balcony and only a 3 minute walk to Coogee beach.


7. Whale Beach Escape Apartment, Whale Beach

5 guests, 1 bedroom
$166 per night

Paradise has been found. This rustic sanctuary boasts floor to ceiling views in the luxurious spacious apartment. The dining room, kitchen and living area offer beach views and when it’s time to hit the waves - it’s just a measly 10 minutes’ walk to Whale Beach.


8. Avalon Beach Retreat, Avalon Beach

2 guests, 1 bedroom

A modernised version of a beach shack, this stunning little cabin offers a private escape just 300 metres from Avalon beach. Enjoy the sanctuary of your own private tropical garden, or walk into the buzz of Avalon village that’s just a 10 minute walk away.


9. Little Black Shack, Mackerel Beach

4 guests, 2 bedrooms
$500 per night

If it’s a little slice of tranquility you crave, then you’ve come to the right place. Enter: Little Black Shack. This beautifully maintained timber and sandstone fisherman’s lodge is perched right on the water at Pittwater’s serene Mackerel Beach. It maybe be a little over your budget at $500 a night, but it’s totally worth the splurge.


10. Keanu, Whale Beach

12 guests, 5 bedrooms
$1000 per night

11 mates? Check! Swimming costume? Check! Gigantic beach house? Double check! Located on the cliff tops of Whale Beach, Keanu is the ultimate seaside getaway in Sydney. The property includes five bedrooms, panoramic ocean views, a pool and cabana, and an entertainment deck equipped with your very own BBQ. At $1000 a night (a measly $84 per person) you’ll find it hard to leave!

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