Destination guide

Sample fine wines with Margaret River luxury holiday rentals

If you are looking for Australia’s finest wines, a luxury rental in Margaret River is a perfect choice. You’ll find nearly 100 cellar doors in Margaret River and this area has a reputation as one of the best wine regions in the country. Luxury holiday homes south of Perth in Margaret River feature incredible views of rolling waves and migrating humpback whales. Exquisite rural retreats in this area boast every amenity you could possibly think of, and then they add on even more. Cosy libraries and lounges are common and wonderful for relaxation, as are game rooms and outdoor observation decks.

Things to do

Tourist attractions near Margaret River holiday rentals

If you have animal lovers in your group, consider staying in 1 of the Margaret River vacation rentals near Prevelly Park, where you can easily spot kangaroos hopping about in their natural habitat. Other noteworthy stops include the Eagles Wildlife Heritage Centre or the Naturaliste Reptile Park. Take the kids to the activity centres at Amaze'n Margaret River, or for some adults-only fun, spend your days vineyard hopping and chatting with some of Australia's best vintners. In town, you'll find a handful of small art galleries and museums celebrating local artists.


Things to do near Margaret River holiday homes

Outdoorsy types will feel immediately at home in Margaret River, thanks to plenty of coastal trails perfect for hiking, cycling and camping. Water enthusiasts will also adore the local love for water sports, from surfing to swimming to stand-up paddleboarding; there's plenty of whale watching to do as well. Thanks to hundreds of wineries and vineyards, Margaret is also a particularly celebrated region in Australia's growing wine scene. Cellar door tours are readily available, offering a behind-the-scenes look at how local vintners produce award-winning wines. True oenophiles should consider visiting during the annual Margaret River Wine Region Festival.


Local weather for your stay in Margaret River holiday homes

It's a hugely popular weekend destination for travellers looking for an escape from nearby Perth, so no matter the season, keep in mind that Margaret River vacation rentals are likely to be cheaper during the week. It's also a favourite for Easter and Christmas breaks, so book months in advance if you're planning for an early autumn or early summer trip. The annual whale migration happens from June through November, and festivals start in surfing season in the summer, and last through the autumn wine festival.

Family friendly

Family fun near Margaret River holiday rentals

Margaret River is filled with kid-friendly places for fun and adventure. Holiday rentals are available near places like Geographe Bay, an ocean inlet with safe swimming waters, beaches, trails and rock caves, and Amaze’n, a scenic spot with a giant hedge maze, mini-golf course and landscaped gardens with butterflies. Kids will also like the Eagles Heritage Raptor Wildlife Centre, an animal park with birds of prey, interactive encounters and demonstrations.

Good for couples

Romantic holiday homes in Margaret River

Couples can find plenty of romantic places to explore on a trip. Holiday homes in Forster are close to places like Mammoth Cave, an ancient limestone cave with striking stalactite and stalagmite formations, and Hamelin Bay, a bay area with sandy beaches, lighthouses and wineries. You’ll also like Lake Cave, an underground cavern with guided tours and a subterranean lake.

Where to stay near Margaret River?

Our 2021 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 301 holiday rentals near Margaret River. From 230 Houses to 15 Cottages, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Margaret River for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Margaret River? offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Margaret River. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Margaret River Vistors Centre: 379 holiday rentals
  • Brewhouse Margaret River: 392 holiday rentals
  • Leeuwin-Naturaliste National Park: 347 holiday rentals
  • Margaret River Farmers Market: 357 holiday rentals
  • Jahroc Galleries: 381 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Margaret River listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Margaret River?

Yes, of course. offers 230 Houses in Margaret River. Our other popular types of Margaret River holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 15 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 37 holiday houses
  • Farmhouses: 3 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Villas and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Margaret River?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 16 holiday homes with pool available in Margaret River. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.