When it comes to finding the perfect Airbnb escape, some amenities are simply a cut above the rest. Maybe it's a cosy fireplace in the wintertime, super-fast wifi for a working holiday, an outdoor tub for max relaxation, or a fully-equipped kitchen for cooking up a storm. But if we had to pick just one homestay luxury above all others, it'd have to be Airbnb properties with lush pools.
Here, we've done the research for you, and found the most incredible Airbnbs in NSW complete with private pools. Infinity pool with a view of the ocean? Yep. Luxe bush retreat with a huge heated pool? Yes. Cabin in the mountains with a plunge pool on the deck? Absolutely.
Here are the best Airbnbs in NSW with pools.
Let's kick this list off with a bang, shall we? Set on the picturesque rolling green cliffs of Gerringong, about an hour south of Sydney, Ocean Farm is an architectural beauty unlike any other. With four bedrooms, four bathrooms, a formal dining area, and a games room—this coastal villa is perfect for group trips. And while the property does have beach access, we suspect you and the crew will be content with a sunrise dip in Ocean Farm's stunning infinity pool, peering out across the waves below. Book your stay here.
The Hilltop Cabin
Now for something a little more romantic. The Hilltop Cabin is located at the highest point in the Kanimbla Valley, with sweeping views of the surrounding valley and the Blue Mountains escarpment. Made for couples, you and your significant other can enjoy bushwalks complete with local wildlife like roos and echidnas, cosy nights by the fire, and a free-standing stone bath positioned beneath a canopy of fairy lights. Last but not least, there's a plunge pool on the deck—where you can soak up the views and the country air. Book your stay here.
Cactus Rose Villa
For Tulum vibes in the heart of Byron, you can't go past Cactus Rose. This breezy holiday villa for two is set above the Spell and the Gypsy store and features a luxurious covered all-weather outdoor space, a dreamy loft-style bedroom, and—best part—a private in-ground pool complete with sun loungers. Book your stay here.
Bask & Stow Salt Suite
Also in Byron, but with Palm Springs as its muse, the Salt Suite at Bask & Stow was designed by award-winning architect Harley Graham. It's super close to Wategos, Arakwal National Park, and the Byron town centre, and features a king-size bed and soul-soothing monsoon shower. Oh, and you'll have access to the property's plunge pool and poolside relaxation space. Dreamy. Book your stay here.
Up on the Central Coast, The Vue is a secluded two-bedroom studio, complete with an enormous 15m mineral lap pool and a panoramic view across Avoca Bay. You and your pals can live your best indoor-outdoor life, with large sliding doors, a roomy terrace, and BBQ facilities. Keen to get pampered? Enquire with your host for in-room massage and beauty treatments. Book here.
Modern Luxuries Guest House
If it's a sleek mansion vibe you're after, look no further. With a large heated pool, this cabana-style guest house is a luxe bush retreat, close to the famous Great North Walk, but with a long list of fancy amenities at your fingertips. We love the private patio, perfect for poolside dinners on balmy nights. Book your stay here.
The Guest House
This is another one for the love birds, or two really good mates. The Guest House looks over the lush, sprawling hills of the cattle farm it’s built upon. More than half of the walls within are made of glass, which offers unobstructed views of the serene property. There’s a firepit for barbecuing up a wholesome meal and an infinity pool to while away the afternoon in. Book your stay here.
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