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The Best Holiday Accommodation in Australia

11 Oct 2021

Updated November 2023

The best holiday accommodation in Australia is a Discovery Parks cabin!

Australias best cabin accommodation

Choosing the perfect holiday accommodation can be a game of chess, but if you’re looking for an easy, affordable, and comfortable holiday with your family, cabin accommodation is the way to go. More freedom, more space, and more convenience!

Here are some of the best holiday cabins in Australia:


Airlie Beach, Whitsundays

Deluxe Bali Villa inside

The Deluxe Bali Villa at Discovery Parks - Airlie Beach is a luxury oasis set amongst Far North Queensland’s tropical rainforest.

Relax on the private balcony with your choice of beverage and listen to nature’s orchestra while you plan your family’s next Queensland adventure!

Deluxe Bali Villa bedrooms

Able to sleep 6 adults, the main bedroom features a Queen-size bed and there are two sets of single bunks or two double beds in the second room.

A fully-equipped kitchen comes with an oven, stovetop, dishwasher and microwave. The main bathroom is double-basin large and there is a second toilet for everybody's comfort.

As a gateway to the Whitsundays, Airlie Beach is always in high demand. Don't forget to take advantage of some major discounts with our G’day Rewards program.


Fraser Street, Hervey Bay

Deluxe Safari Tent

Ever been glamping? Try out these new fully self-contained open plan Deluxe Safari Tents with all the comforts of home.

Sweetly nestled amongst the best of nature, they can sleep up to 4 adults in one Queen-size bed and two single bunks. Inclusive of an ensuite bathroom with shower and toilet, a kitchenette with microwave and refrigerator means no need to worry about cold storage while you unwind on the balcony.

Deluxe Safari Tent inside and out


Townsville, Far North Queensland

TownsvillePrefer to go green on holiday?

These luxurious 2-bedroom cabins are powered by solar panels! They are also insulated and have LED lighting fitted to make them more energy efficient.

Townsville insideAble to sleep up to 5 adults, they are fully self-contained with kitchen facilities, ensuite bathrooms and a spacious open plan lounge and dining area - perfect for busy families looking for a bit of extra space and luxury!


Undara, Northern Queensland


If you are after something more than your average cabin, then check out Discovery Parks - Undara, turn-of-the-century Railway Carriage, where it has been restored for guests to feel a part of history. 

Undara insideEquipped with an ensuite bathroom, ceiling fans, tea and coffee-making facilities and a small area to sit back and enjoy the experience.

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Darwin, Northern Territory

DarwinStay cool, comfortable and above the elements in any of our Superior Cabins at Discovery Parks - Darwin.

Spoil yourself with all the creature comforts in this fully self-contained holiday accommodation option set amongst the Top End shade. The ideal retreat at the end of a busy day, these spacious villas include a fully equipped kitchen, reverse cycle air-conditioning, and a relaxing balcony with patio furniture.

Darwin inside

Perfect for families with 2 or 3 children, one Queen-size bed in the main bedroom is complemented by two single bunks and one single bed in the second bedroom.


Alice Springs, Northern Territory

Alice springs

Central to many of the NT’s natural wonders and attractions like Kings Canyon and Uluru, Discovery Parks – Alice Springs is the perfect place to begin your outback adventure in. Our Deluxe Studio Cabins make for a comfortable and modern base. 

Alice springs inside

They are open-planned, with a queen bed, kitchenette and ensuite. Whether you've had a long day expolring the outback, or just cooling off in one of the many pools there are, this is your perfect oasis to come back and relax in.


Emerald Beach, Coffs Harbour

Emerald BeachSometimes you need a little bit of ‘extra’ - which is why the Deluxe 2 Bedroom Family Cabin was built at Discovery Parks - Emerald Beach.

A truly luxurious, two-bedroom cabin, it includes an ensuite, full kitchen and private deck overlooking the dense forest to chill out after a long day of exploring.

Emerald Beach 2Able to sleep 6 adults, these family cabins are specious, well appointed and set amongst beautifully landscaped gardens. There is a bathroom with shower and all linen is provided. Reverse cycle aircon is standard and there is a TV and DVD player in the open plan living area.


Pambula Beach, Sapphire Coast

Pambula BeachGorgeous outside and in, the Superior Cabins at Discovery Parks - Pambula Beach are large enough for a family of 4-6.

Complete with 2-bedrooms featuring one Queen-size bed plus one King double and 2 King singles, galley-style kitchens include a gas/electric cooktop, microwave oven, full size fridge, kettle and toaster, cookware and cutlery!

Pambula Beach insideUpgrade to the Deluxe 2 Bedroom Spa Cabin for a shower under the stars.
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Forster, Central Coast

ForsterEnjoy a spectacular view of the Wallamba River from the privacy and comfort of your Deluxe 2-Bedroom Riverfront Cabin balcony at Discovery Parks - Forster.

With a fully-appointed kitchen, large living area, and two bedrooms, it’s the ideal place to getaway and recharge.

Forster insideAble to sleep 6 adults on one Queen-size bed and two sets of single bunks, the bathroom has a walk-in shower and there is a separate toilet. Pets are okay but please let our park managers know prior to your stay. There is reverse cycle air conditioning throughout.


Lane Cove, Sydney

Lane Cover Safri TentIf you are looking for a romantic getaway that makes you feel like you are in the amazon, then the Superior Safari Tent is the way to go. 

Lane coveFor that touch of luxury, this glamping tent has everything you need to make it a very special getaway. With a king bed, bath tub, private BBQ and small kictchenette, this makes for a unique experience amongst the hustle and bustle of the city.


Check out our other parks that offer glamping here 

Jindabyne, Kosciuszko National Park

JindabyneOur newest additions to Discovery Parks - Jindabyne are these incredibly cozy Superior 2 Bedroom cabins. Built to accommodate a group of 4, enjoy the added warmth of a fireplace on chilly nights!

Jindabyne inside

Featuring one Queen-size bed in the main bedroom and one set of single bunks, the kitchen includes a gas stove, oven, microwave, dishwasher and fridge, making these a fully self-contained holiday hub in the mountains.


Echuca, Murray River

EchucaThe mighty Murray River is right on your doorstep at Discovery Parks – Echuca!

Well-suited to large family groups, our Deluxe Riverview Cabin includes a spacious open plan living and dining area, three bedrooms, and a full kitchen so you can enjoy a ‘home-cooked meal’ on your private balcony overlooking the gums.

Echuca insideFeaturing one Queen-size bed in the main bedroom, trio bunk in second room and two sets of bunks in the third bedroom, this fully self-contained cabin can sleep a village. Located close to the waterpark, heated pool, bmx track and basketball court, not to mention the river - this makes for the perfect family holiday spot. 


Barossa Valley, South Australia

BarossaAmong beautiful gumtrees in the iconic Barossa Valley, our Superior 2-Bedroom Cabins at Discovery Parks - Barossa Valley are your place to relax and unwind in style.

Barossa insideAble to sleep up to six adults, the master bedroom features a King-size bed, and there is a trio bunk or 2x bunk beds.

This cabin is footsteps away from the waterpark, and also has a modern kitchen with microwave, gas cooktop, oven and full size fridge. Conveniently located off the mainstreet of Barossa Valley Way, from here you are minutes away from award-winning restaurants, wineries and breweries.


Robe, Limestone Coast

RobeSip your morning coffee on your private deck while listening to the crash of waves over sand dunes 50m from your front door in your Deluxe 2-Bedroom Waterfront Cabin at Discovery Parks - Robe.

Robe insideA great mix of practicality and luxury, these cabins cater for your family’s every need and can sleep up to six adults in one Queen size bed in the main bedroom and 2 sets of single bunk beds in the second.

The kitchen is fitted with a microwave, fridge, cooking utensils and cutlery while the bathroom has a separate shower and toilet. There is reverse cycle air conditioning throughout.


Clare Valley, South Australia

ClareSet among native gums, the Deluxe 2-Bedroom Cabins at Discovery Parks - Clare deliver a fully self-contained retreat set amongst the best of the Clare Valley’s native flora and fauna.

Able to sleep up to 6 adults, each Deluxe Cabin includes two bedrooms with a Queen-size bed in the main and two sets of single bunks in the second bedroom. Linen is provided and the kitchen here comes with a gas stove top, microwave, fridge, kettle and toaster.

Clare insideThe bathroom includes a shower and a separate toilet, while a spacious private balcony includes an outdoor setting and there is reverse cycle air-conditioning throughout.


Goolwa, Fleurieu Peninsula

GoolwaAt the gateway to SA’s Fleurieu Peninsula and Limestone Coast, the Deluxe 2-Bedroom Cabin at Discovery Parks - Goolwa is perfect for every family’s needs.

Able to sleep 6 adults, there is a queen bed in the main bedroom and 2x sets of bunks in the second. The bathroom includes a walk-in shower, there is an outdoor deck with furniture and the property features reverse cycle air conditioning.

Goolwa insideWith facilities such as a state-of-the-art splash park, resort-style swimming pool, and interactive nature playground, Discovery Parks - Goolwa is the place to be, come summer!


Adelaide Beachfront

adelaide beachfrontWake up to the gentle lapping of the waves just outside your window!

Our Deluxe 2 bedroom beach cabins at Discovery Parks - Adelaide Beachfront are a little slice of coastal luxury. Spoil your family with all the comforts of home with stunning ocean views.

Able to sleep 6 adults, there is one Queen bed, two bunk beds, all linen provided. A washing machine to wash the salt off your clothes, and a full kitchen. 

Adelaide beachfront inside

A fully equipped kitchen makes this a self-contained holiday for the whole family, as well as the dining area and separate living space. The bathroom has a walk-in shower and there is reverse cycle air conditioning throughout. The private balcony has an outdoor setting and a private BBQ so you can overlook the ocean views.


Bunbury Foreshore, Western Australia

Bunbury ForeshoreSeeking a perfect spot for a West Australian family getaway by the beach? Look no further!

Waterfront villas at Discovery Parks - Bunbury Foreshore are spacious, fully self-contained 3-Bedroom Cabins that comfortably sleep up to seven adults. Complete with everything you need, simply pack your bags and head straight here!

Bunbury foreshore insideWith one Queen size bed, one double bed and 3 singles, all linen is fully provided in this home away from home. The kitchen is fully equipped making this cabin fully self contained with a gas stove, oven, microwave and full size fridge.

The bathroom features a walk-in double shower and separate toilet, there is a washing machine and dryer and air conditioning throughout. A balcony includes an outdoor setting and views of the water.


Kalgoorlie, Goldfields WA


Don’t be fooled by their size, these A-frame beauties can sleep up to five adults!

Small but mighty, our ‘A-frame’ chalet cabins are a unique option for families or groups and include one double bed and one single bed downstairs and two single beds in the upstairs loft.

The open plan design includes a loft with ladder access and everything you’ll need in the kitchen is provided to make these a fully self-contained family option.

Kalgoorlie inside

The bathroom has a shower and toilet and there is air conditioning and electric heating for your convenience.


Broome, Kimberley

BroomeTake the break you deserve at Discovery Parks – Broome. With endless views overlooking Roebuck Bay, and having the 'Staircase to the Moon' right at your feet, this makes for the perfect getaway for any occasion.  

With fully self-contained cabins, equipped with an ensuite, lounge and dining area, kitchenette and verandah with outdoor setting, this is the perfect stay for a family. But, if you are looking for something a bit more luxurious that over looks the water, then you must try out the Deluxe 2 Bedroom Cabin.

Broome insideIt can sleep up to 4 adults, with a queen bed and 2x single beds in the second bedroom. With a full kitchen, balcony and a great view, you will never want to leave.


Cradle Mountain, Tasmania
Cradle Mountain

Introducing luxury to Discovery Parks - Cradle Mountain with the Premium Mountain Cabin.

Set amongst the Tasmanian bush in an authentic wilderness setting, our Mountain Cabin offers spacious rooms, equipped with a gas heater, and a luxurious bathroom that you can soak in the views from the bath tub - quite literally. 

Cradle Mountain inside

Able to sleep up to 2 adults, it makes for the perfect romantic getaway. The kitchen is fully equipped, with a spacious dining and living area to relax after a day exploring the great wilderness of Cradle Mountain.


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