Balmain in New South Wales is an affluent neighborhood of Sydney, offering a trendy clothing and dining scene. The Victorian buildings located on Darling Street offer many pubs and cafés, as well as boutiques, restaurants and artisan bakeries. The area is occupied by many media figures and artists, as well as rich families. Most live in the beautiful sandstone workers’ cottages, which have been restored to perfection and line the leafy streets. Saturday’s see the Balmain markets, where shopaholics will find fashion, crafts and organic food. Curious to find out more about Balmain? Browse through a selection of some of the best Airbnb vacation rentals in Balmain, Australia below and start planning your holiday!
Feel happy in the morning after a good night’s sleep on a comfortable queen bed. Leave your room and open the wall of folding doors that will lead you to a mature garden. Breathe in the freshness offered by the lush landscape of the garden, before coming back inside to cook up some breakfast. Enjoy your breakfast in the dining area or al-fresco, it is your choice. At night, have a barbecue while listening to your favorite music. For a pleasant bedtime, feel free to choose from the large collection of books available.
Stroll to the Ferry from a Beautiful Balmain RetreatBalmain, New South Wales, AustraliaSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe yard is comfortableperfect shampoo body wash plush towels comfortable beds all ammemties in the kitchen great location fab communicationvery clean and tidythe beds were comfortable and the house was spotless and well-appointed throughoutthe home was incredibly clean and comfortable for our family; such a treat to get a week herehouse is very clean and very well equipped - appreciated the washer/dryer
Host:geoff the property manager was extremely helpful and responsivegeoff was so kind to assist us with great communicationsgreat hosts to deal with and plenty of communicationsgeoff was a terrific hostmost importantly perfect hostRead more reviewsfantastic location with everything you need close bycomfortable house in a great locationclose to ferry & short walk to darling st shops & restaurantsit's in a fantastic location to explore balmain and sydneywe loved the location and caught the ferry whenever possible as our preferred transport option
This attractive one-bedroom suite offers its own rear deck and private entrance. The home is located close to the ferry dock and public transport into the city’s CBD and two-minute walk from Darling Street. There is street parking. The suite has no kitchen but does offer a fridge, coffee machine, kettle, and toaster. Two complimentary beers will be placed in the fridge. The bed is double and there is a private bathroom. While there is no air conditioning, a fan and heating are provided. Free wireless Internet is provided for guests’ use.
Beautiful separate private 1B suiteBalmain, New South Wales, AustraliaSuperhost
Top guest reviewsloved the coffee machine washing ironing facilitiesbeautiful private room with private courtyardso comfortable luxury linen shampoo coffee etcthe room is same as the photos great and cozythe accommodation is like a little apartment with great amenities and nice touchesvery clean private self contained unitvery clean and good value for moneyreally great comfortable room with a clean ensuite bathroom and nice outdoor loungethe room was clean and nice and had everything we neededso cosy and clean we highly recommend
Host:hosts were very helpful and knowledgeablelindsay and minny are great hosthosts were very generous and kindlindsay and minny are also very responsiveminny was friendly and we enjoyed our stay thereRead more reviewsbrilliant location for exploring sydneya perfect locationabsolute amazing location so beautiful and conveniently close to everythinggreat location and fantastic accommodationthe location is great that you can choose ferry or bus to reach the cbd
This room with a private bath is located in a bed & breakfast situated between Rozelle and Balmain. Both pretty villages are located only 5 km (3 miles) from the Sydney CBD. Public transport, restaurants, cafés, and shops are within easy walking distance. The room features a comfortable double bed with an electric blanket for the winter months and a wardrobe and chest of drawers. The private bathroom features a deep bath and hairdryer. There is private access to the room via French doors leading to the patio. Continental breakfast is provided each day. Free wireless Internet is available to guests.
A quiet haven between two villages with bathroomBalmain, New South Wales, AustraliaSuperhost
Top guest reviewsyou have a private entrance into a very comfortable bedroom with ample cupboard spacemy elegant bedroom opened onto a sunny private verandah with a little table and chairsfiona's home is well situated with all the amenities required for a comfortable stayfiona provides everything for us-towels own bathroom comfy bed with fan in room etcis a lovely host - room and amenities are best in balmainclean bright and cheerfulexceptionally clean with own entrance and bathroomvery clean and spacious own bathroom and privateher room was clean and the private bathroom was very nicethe private room and bathroom were very clean and comfortable
Host:very welcoming host & quiet streetfiona is a lovely host and makes you feel at homefiona is a happy helpful host : )fiona is a very welcoming host who made us feel completely at homefiona is an exceptionally lovely hostRead more reviewsbest location everything you need within walking distancegreat location for shops and restaurantsgreat location close to everything including bus route and ferry if neededa great location and good value for moneythe location is ideal for the city or just enjoying balmain
It is an incredible feeling to wake up to the breathtaking views of the harbor. And this contemporary house guarantees this if you stay in the master bedroom. As soon as you leave your bed, you can enjoy some fresh fruit served for breakfast on the sun-drenched terrace while absorbing the tranquility of the surroundings. Next to the dining room, you can find a large collection of books that will keep you company at night, right before you close your eyes to sleep.
Sun Drenched Terrace in Balmain with Stunning Harbour ViewsBalmain, New South Wales, Australia
Top guest reviewsstylish decor fab views and comfortable lounge beds all roundgood for 2 couples or a family of 4 (kids sharing a double bed)decor was so stylish and rooms very spacious (which you honestly wouldn't think when looking from the outside)house was very clean nicely maintainedsuper clean and comfortable and had everything we neededgreat house very clean excellent kitchenvery clean and cosy at the same timeeasy check in process and very clean/comfortable accomodation
Host:host is very responsivetam our host was fantastic and helped out with all our requestsjoe was very friendly and was quick in respondinggreat communication from our hostRead more reviewswonderful house in a great locationexcellent proximity to restaurants ferry and busvery good place to stay location is greatmany nice places to eat close byjoe’s place suited our needs perfectly for our long weekend in sydney
This charming bedroom is located in a private Victorian terrace home in Balmain and offers beautiful views of the Sydney city skyline. Located on the main street in the inner west suburb of Sydney, the home is 6 km (just under 4 miles) from Sydney’s CBD. The suburb is easily accessible via bus services and ferry from the city. The restaurant and café culture of Balmain is close by, as well as boutique shops and heritage hotels. Guests have access to the kitchen where they can cook their own meals and can also enjoy the front and backyard of the home. Free Wi-Fi is available to guests.
The Art of Living
This brand-new room in a private and spacious, air-conditioned apartment features a queen bed and has its own private bathroom and is located steps from the harbor in Balmain with many lovely walks. There is a number of cafés and restaurants close by. The bus to the city CBD can be accessed with a five-minute walk. Guests are welcome to use the living area and well-equipped kitchen of the apartment, which has a balcony with harbor views. Free wireless Internet and TV are on offer to guests, who also have access to the pool and gym in the apartment complex.
Brand new, spacious apt. harbour views, pool & gym
These comfortable rooms are located in a private, terrace house in the center of Balmain. The restaurants, shops, bars, and cafes are a two-minute walk away. The bus stop is also close by for access into the city. For a more scenic ride into the city, the ferry wharf is a seven-minute walk away. One room is upstairs, while the second is downstairs. While there is plenty of privacy in the rooms, the bathroom is shared with the owners. Guests have access to the downstairs area, including the living room, terrace, and kitchen, which opens onto a courtyard with vertical garden. Free Wi-Fi is available for guests’ use.
Charming terrace house in the heart of BalmainBalmain, New South Wales, Australia
Top guest reviewsthe room was comfortable and the queen bed is very comfortablevery comfortable bed in quiet front bedroomnice design with those quaint details charming backyard for breakfastsvery clean and well furnishedthe apartment is very clean and she has a lovely dog aggiethe room was comfortable and clean and we cooked in the well-appointed kitchenit is easy to find and go to everywhere room is very cleanthe house is very clean and their dog is a very cute and good behaviour doge
Host:eliza is a great host providing excellent service in every wayalso super friendly host definitely recommendhelpful and friendly hostseliza and emilien were great hosts: friendly and helpfulwhat a gorgeous home lovely people and a beautiful 4 legged host aggieRead more reviewssuper house located in a very pretty and quiet area close to public transport and tradefirst of all the location is super greatit’s very easy to get into the city either by bus or the ferryvery easy to get to the city with the ferry or bustaking a bus to the city was easy and fast
This pretty double room is located in a private, three-story home in Balmain, minutes from the city’s CBD and with quick access to public transport and the ferry. The guest room is on the top floor of the home and has a balcony overlooking the city and harbor views. There is a private bathroom as well. Guests have access to laundry, free Internet, and Netflix TV. Tea and coffee making facilities are provided and free parking is available on the street.
Views, en-suite bathroom, longer stays negotiableBalmain, New South Wales, Australia
Top guest reviewsgorgeous room with stunning viewsbeautiful room with an amazing view perfectly positioned in balmainnice private room with outstanding viewsthe view from the room was amazingthe room is nice with own bathroom and the view from room and balcony outstandinganthony keeps the place clean and towels and linens are nicevery clean and quite a comfortable bedvery clean house look like just been renovatedimpeccably clean and comfortable - would love to stay again next timethe room was really clean and we had everything that we need
Host:the host was very responsive with emailsour host was most helpful and always availableanthony is a great hostanthony was a great host and also accomodatinganthony is an awesome host who responds to anyone communications immediatelyRead more reviewsthe location is wonderfulit is really close to the city and you can easily catch the bus to the centrallocated in a quiet and lovely neighbourhood easy access to city centregood location if visiting family in balmaingreat location and easy to find parking
This comfortable double room is located in a private, two-story townhouse in the center of Balmain. The area is surrounded by beautiful parks, cafés, historic pubs and restaurants and is only a 15-minute bus journey or short ferry trip from the city’s CBD. The room has its own private balcony and shares a bathroom. Guests have access to the living area with Foxtel TV, a well-equipped kitchen, and unlimited wireless Internet.
Chic Townhouse in the heart of BalmainBalmain, New South Wales, Australia
Top guest reviewscomfortable bedroom onto balcony room also opening onto pleasant sitting/dining roomthe room is lovely and has its own balconythe room was small but adequate and bed comfythe place is clean and spacioushouse was beautiful and clean and airythe bed is so comfy and smelled of fresh clean linenthe room is cleanshe said the place was generally quite dirty and needed a good clean
Host:tom was a welcoming friendly and responsive host in his shared householdthe hosts could not be more helpful and made me feel so welcometom is a wonderful host - caring attentive communicative and understandinggreat hosts friendly and helpful but not intrusivetom and his partner were friendlyRead more reviewsexcellent location easy instructionsthe house is in a fabulous locationlocation is close to public transport supermarket and other good food placesgreat location instructions and easy to communicateit was the perfect location (close to ferry and bus) and had wonderful cafes and restaurants nearby
Indulge in all the modernities of this elegant house that can be found in Rozelle Village. Lounge on the back patio and watch the calming water feature whenever you feel the need to relax. Or, ease your mind by admiring the chic decor and wooden floors throughout the house. The living area comes with comfortable couches, where you can lay down and sip on your morning coffee.
The kitchen awaits you to show off some of your cooking skills. The best thing about this house is perhaps its capability to accommodate up to eleven guests by offering six bedrooms and two bathrooms.
Amazing 6 bedroom Inner Sydney HomeRozelle, New South Wales, Australia
Top guest reviewsthere is even foxtel and super fast wifithe kitchen is complete with anything you could possibly need to cook a feast and is very cleanthe 3 toilets and 2 bathrooms was an added bonusa great place to stay with excellent facilitiesthere is a bathtub in one of the bathrooms upstairs which we absolutely loved and took advantage ofall have nice and clean beddingsbeautiful recently redone wood floors in a spacious placebeautiful house well equipped very clean and a fabulous areathe house is lovely very clean tidy and cosythe house was clean and there was plenty of room
Host:brooke is a fantastic hostbrooke was an amazing hostthe hospitality of the owner was just delightfulbrooke is a wonderful host who is thoughtful and hospitablebrooke was a very gracious host and made us feel so welcomeRead more reviewsthe location is just perfectits location close to shops and transport links makes it an ideal base for anyone visiting sydneygreat location too not far from the citygreat place in a well-located neighborhood just west of the central citygreat location - walking distance to lovely cafes and only a 10 minute drive to the cbd
Enjoy all the attractions of Sydney from quieter Balmain
Visitors to this Sydney suburb have access to all the many attractions of the city’s CBD, all available via a short ferry ride from the Balmain East ferry port. Enjoy a quieter experience with quaint restaurants and bars while staying in one of the best Airbnb vacation rentals in Balmain, Australia.
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