Sydney is one of Australia’s largest cities, and it doesn’t disappoint when it comes to epic landmarks and beautiful scenery. With its stunning Opera House, and the many hikes and trails around Sydney (as well as the thriving inner-city scene) it’s not hard to see why visitors opt to stay in this city.

Airbnbs in Sydney, Australia come in all shapes and sizes. In this post, we’ll be focusing on the most popular accommodation forms in the city – condos, apartments and homes.

The Best Airbnb Sydney Neighbourhoods

If you’re still deciding on the best Airbnb in Sydney, AU for you, then you’ll need to know a little about the neighbourhood options.

Surry Hills

Surry Hills was once a working-class neighbourhood known to have a slightly seedy vibe. But nowadays it’s an up and coming place due to the influx of professionals that have moved to the area.

It oozes cool and has a wonderful collection of bars, restaurants and cafes. In this neighbourhood, you’re sure to find a hipster around just about every street corner. The area is best suited to young people looking for an electric atmosphere and a laid back attitude.

Newtown

Newtown is one of the most fashionable parts of Sydney. You’ll find vintage clothing stores, boutiques, and specialty restaurants around every street corner.

If you want to be near the action, this is the perfect place for you to rent an Airbnb in Sydney. With shopping and dining opportunities all around you, you’ll be connected to all the action 24/7.

Bondi

Famed for its beachfront area, Bondi Beach, this is one of the most upscale areas in Sydney. With ocean views and stunning scenery, you’ll pay a little more for your location, but if you have the cash, why not splurge!

Health cafes, cocktail bars and beachfront restaurants line the edge of the ocean in this area, making it an awesome place to stay in Sydney.

Sydney, Australia Airbnb Condos

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Looking for a condo in Sydney, Australia? Luckily for you, there are a few wonderful Condo options scattered around the city.

Self Contained Studio with Private Courtyard

Location: Redfern

Number of Guests: 2

Superhost: Yes

This self-contained condo is just a minute’s walk from the city and has all the amenities you could need. You get a kitchenette, bathroom, and small courtyard all to yourself. It’s rather small but spacious enough for a couple to stay in comfortably.

It’s close to a few public transport options making it easy to travel to all the major Sydney attractions. This is a great Sydney Airbnb for short stays.

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Luxury Waterfront & Amazing Views

Location: Kirribilli

Number of Guests: 4

Superhost: Yes

This stunning condo overlooks the waterfront and provides spectacular views of the Sydney Opera House. It’s a relatively large unit with a modern kitchen, dining area, entertainment area, and balcony with sea views.

It’s the perfect getaway Airbnb for two couples as well as having space for two babies in the cribs are provided.

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Executive 1 Bedroom Modern Unit with CBD Views

Location: Pyrmont

Number of Guests: 3

Superhost: Yes

On the doorstep of many tourist hotspots, this condo is close to the action and has incredible sights of Darling Harbour, as well as CBD views. It’s spacious with a modern kitchen, bathroom, and laundry room as well as one bedroom and a sleeper couch.

At night, you can see the city lights from the window which gives the condo a magical feel. If you’re looking for an Airbnb to rent close to Darling Harbour, this is the one for you.

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Best Airbnb Sydney Apartments

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Apartment Sydney vacation rentals aren’t hard to come by. In fact, there are numerous Airbnb apartments in the city and surrounds. Here are some of our favourites.

Park View Warehouse Apartment

Location: Chippendale

Number of Guests: 4

Superhost: Yes

This apartment-style Airbnb screams modern chic at its finest. It’s very spacious and shows off the surrounding area with its large windows. It’s located conveniently in Chippendale, just a few minutes’ walk from the inner-city and close to many great restaurants as well as public transport.

There’s a laundry room, with a washing machine and dryer, and a fully kitted out kitchen, making it perfect for long stays.

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Luxe Studio Minutes Walk to the City

Location: Chippendale

Number of Guests: 2

Superhost: Yes

This modern studio apartment is fairly spacious and located a short walk from the city. The place is fitted out with everything you need to make your stay comfortable. The accommodation is surrounded by art galleries, bars, restaurants and cafes, so you’ll never have to travel too far.

Although the apartment is small, it still has a spacious feel to it. And it has more than enough space for a couple to stay comfortably.

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I’m Living in a Dream – Cliffside Penthouse

Location: North Bondi

Number of Guests: 2

Superhost: Yes

Uninterrupted views of the Pacific Ocean from every window in the penthouse are what really sell this wonderful apartment. The epic location means you can watch the sunrise out your window every morning, and listen to the waves crashing against the rocks while you fall asleep at night.

The apartment has everything you need to make your stay comfortable, if not extravagant. While North Bondi is one of the most expensive areas to rent in Sydney, splashing out for a night or two is worth it for this gem of an apartment.

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Airbnb Homes for Rent in Sydney, Australia

Homes in Sydney, Australia are often listed on Airbnb. So if you need a slightly bigger space, or prefer the privacy of a house, these are some of the best options.

Character Filled, Cosy Federation Terrace Home

Location: Redfern

Number of Guests: 6

Superhost: No

Vintage meets modern in this wonderful living space that can comfortably accommodate up to six guests. Located in the heart of Redfern and Surry Hills, you’ll be able to explore Sydney the way the locals do.

Fully stocked with snacks and coffee pods, this house is perfect for a group of friends or a family looking to stay in Redfern for a couple of nights. There’s also a leafy and spacious garden for those who like to spend plenty of time breathing in the fresh air.

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Bundeena Treehouse the Royal National Park

Location: Bundeena

Number of Guests: 3

Superhost: Yes

This stunning little cottage is for nature lovers. It’s minutes away from the beach, nature trails, hikes and waterfalls. The interior of the cottage gives a modern chic atmosphere, and there’s plenty of space to entertain.

Enjoy spectacular ocean views from the balcony and the natural aesthetic of the interior, with plants lining just about every wall.

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Sydney Oasis- Fully Self Contained Flat 2 Queen Bed

Location: Cherrybrook

Number of Guests: 5

Superhost: Yes

Cherrybrook is arguably the greenest part of Sydney and makes for lush scenery all around. This garden flat is attached to the host’s house, but still provides plenty of privacy. It’s also rather large for a granny flat and can sleep up to 5 people.

Enjoy the large garden with lush grass and a huge pool. Perfect for those hot summer days.

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6Sixteen the Banks

Location: Agnes Banks

Number of Guests: 4

Superhost: Yes

This cozy home is located on a 5-acer plot of farmland. The scenery is absolutely beautiful with the iconic Blue Mountains as a backdrop to your getaway. There’s a fire pit, outdoor deck and hammock for those lazy, sunny afternoons.

This tiny home is the perfect place to get away from the city, without having to drive too far. It fits up to four guests, so it’s great for two couples or a small family.

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Tamarama Paradise

Location: Tamarama

Number of Guests: 4

Superhost: No

Tamarama is one of the most exclusive neighborhoods in Sydney, and it’s not hard to see why. Uninterrupted ocean views and access to a stunning park and waterfall make this paradisiacal spot the gem that it is.

There’s a modern interior with floor to ceiling windows, as well as an outdoor deck to get even closer to the stunning scenery that surrounds this house. The house is part of a duplex in a very secure neighbourhood, so you’ll feel incredibly safe staying in this wonderful Airbnb in Sydney.

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The Copper House

Location: Coogee

Number of Guests: 4

Superhost: No

As the name suggests, this stunning house is decorated with wood and copper. Everything about it is aesthetically pleasing. It’s spacious on the inside, and the garden and outdoor area are surrounded by lush greenery.

This picture-perfect house has two bedrooms, perfect for two couples or a small family. Be sure to take lots of photos while you’re here, it’s not often you’ll get to stay in a house as beautiful as this one.

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Final Thoughts on Sydney Airbnb Accommodation Options

Sydney has some of the most wonderful Airbnb options. Whether you’re looking to stay in the inner-city, or appreciate the natural beauty of the surrounding areas, there’s a spot for you.

If you’re wondering where to go in February or you’re travelling during peak season, be sure to book your Airbnb in Sydney, Australia well in advance. Homes and apartments become fully booked very quickly. Have an incredible time away in one of these awesome Airbnb options!