Beachfront accommodation South Australia
Sellicks Beach, South Australia

South Australia's best beachfront accommodation

There’s nothing like waking up to the sound of gently lapping waves outside the window of your very own beachside abode. From Adelaide to the Eyre Peninsula, Yorke Peninsula and Limestone Coast, South Australia's beaches are postcard-perfection and we're spoilt for choice when it comes to beachfront accommodation including hotels, holiday homes and rentals. Perch clifftop over the ocean of the Fleurieu Peninsula, just a stone's throw from the beach on Kangaroo Island or watch the sun slip away beyond the horizon from your beachfront bathtub just minutes from the city in Glenelg. Settle down seaside with our guide to some of the best beachfront holiday homes in South Australia and throw down your towel for a season of sun and sand at one of the best Adelaide beaches.


Beachfront accommodation Frequently asked questions

Which parts of South Australia is known for its beaches?

With over 5,000 kilometres of pristine coastline, you don’t have to wander far to find a postcard worthy beach to throw your towel down in South Australia. Minutes from Adelaide, sandy shores await at Glenelg, while Kangaroo Island, the Eyre Peninsula, Fleurieu Peninsula and Limestone Coast are home to jaw-dropping beaches. Check out our guide to the best beaches in South Australia or stay close to the city with our guide to the best beaches near Adelaide.

What types of beachfront accommodation is available in South Australia?

From Adelaide to the Eyre Peninsula, Yorke Peninsula and Limestone Coast, South Australia's beaches are postcard-perfection and we're spoilt for choice when it comes to beachfront accommodation including hotels, holiday homes and rentals. Perch clifftop over the ocean of the Fleurieu Peninsula, just a stone's throw from the beach on Kangaroo Island or watch the sun slip away beyond the horizon from your beachfront bathtub just minutes from the city in Glenelg. Check out our guide to the best places to stay by the beach in South Australia for more inspiration.

Where can I find beachfront accommodation near the city?

Just minutes from the city, Adelaide’s favourite city beach Glenelg is home to many beachfront accommodation options including Seawall Apartments, or just an hour’s drive from the city, the Fleurieu Peninsula is also home to many places to stay by the beach. The seaside towns of Port Elliot, Victor Harbor, Normanville, Port Willunga and Sellicks Beach are popular summer holiday destinations within reach of Adelaide.

 

How early should I look to make a beachside accommodation bookings?

As early as possible, particularly for stays during the summer months and peak holiday periods. In the cooler months, you’ll have more flexibility when booking closer to your travel period.

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