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7 Of The Best Romantic Airbnbs In South Australia

By Jessica Best
10th Feb 2024

There's a plethora of reasons to visit South Australia, stat. From the sprawling wineries, stunning peninsulas and rugged coastlines to the iconic and ever-tasty pie floater, we’re big fans.

We know you don’t need more convincing to visit South Australia so for when you do, we’ve rounded up South Australia’s best Airbnbs. Spoiler alert, you’re in for abandoned churches, Swiss chalets and charming coastal cottages.

Here are the most beautiful Airbnbs in South Australia.

Earthship Ironbank

Adelaide Hills

Earthship Ironbark Adelaide Hills Airbnb Romantic Accomodation

Keen to head completly off-grid with your boo? Sitting just outside the spectacular Adelaide Hills, guests can experience a one-of-a-kind eco-friendly stay with a twist. Surrounded by luscious greenery, you'll feel completely rejuvenated as you ditch the big city life for the gentle hums of bird song as the light filters through each morning. Ideal for couples looking for a unique stay, you'll have some of Adelaide's finest wineries at your doorstep while feeling utterly removed from the chaos of every day life.

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Ode To The Orchard

Adelaide Hills

rustic interior of airbnb

A clawfoot bath, fireplace and a vintage wood-fired Aga, if that’s not what dreams are made of, we don’t know what is. Ode To The Orchard will give you sprawling views of Lenswood and you’ll even have a mighty fine recipe to cook up one of the best apple crumbles around. Along with the cosy interior, you can also hit the front and back porches to watch the sunrise or sunset over the Adelaide Hills stretch.

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The Coach House

Gawler

The Coach House Master Bedroom

Perched perfectly for Barossa wandering, The Coach House is set in a heritage-listed home brimming with character and charm. Dotted with antiques, vintage touches and chic neutral furnishings, this three-bedroom property is completely charming. With an open roof rain shower, spacious living and dining areas for lazy mornings and late nights spent with a vino in hand, this is a stunning option for your home away from home.

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The Sky House

Middle River

outdoor dining chairs on open air deck looking out to ocean

Brace yourselves for sweeping views of the ocean. The Sky House is Australia’s closest thing to the Italian Riviera and we wish we were exaggerating but we’re not. This certified rammed-earth villa oozes absolute romance so grab your significant other stat, this one is for the special occasions.

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Beach Huts

Middleton

striped 70s-style beach hut surrounded by plants

It’s the attention to detail at this top South Australia Airbnb that we absolutely love. From beautiful gardens to big bi-folding doors, this beach hut will give you the quintessential Aussie summer holiday. The best bit? It’s only a five-minute walk to the gorgeous Middleton Beach.

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My Sister And The Sea

Marion Bay

swedish inspired beach hut

You’ll find this charming coastal cottage in the smalltown of Marion Bay, located at the southern tip of the famous Yorke Peninsula. This 1950s-inspired cottage was actually transported from Sweden and there are some serious farmhouse vibes happening on the inside. From a full country farmhouse table and a breakfast bar to a covered deck and secret chill space for reading, games and snoozing, My Sister And The Sea is easily one of the best Airbnbs in South Australia and you need to visit it at least once in your life.

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Nest And Luxury Eagle Suite

Inman Valley

glamping style tent on grassy hill

We love Inman Valley for a number of reasons. Not only is the area every bushwalker’s absolute dream but it remains relatively untouched and quiet—perfect for anyone wanting to get off the grid a little bit. The Nest And Luxury Eagle Suite is an off-grid, glamping property and yes, this also makes it one of the best couple getaways in South Australia.

Book your stay here.

And check out this complete guide to Kangaroo Island.

Image credit: Bill's Boathouse, Bill’s Boathouse, Ode To The Orchard, Ruhe, The Sky House, Beach Huts, South Of Sub Tropic, The Chapel, My Sister And The Sea, Nest And Luxury Eagle Suite

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