Destination guide

Escape to Bicheno holiday homes to rent

With its beautiful coast, spectacular wildlife and seaside amenities, Bicheno is the ideal destination for a family beach retreat or romantic holiday. From fascinating sponge gardens and kelp-covered reefs to excellent seafood and wildlife tours, Bicheno has a little something for everyone. Holiday homes to rent in Bicheno come in a variety of options to ensure you have what you need for your beach escape.


Activities and attractions in Bicheno

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Bicheno a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bicheno Penguin Tours (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
  • East Coast Natureworld (3.6 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Freycinet Vineyards (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Devil’s Corner Cellar Door (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Freycinet Marine Farm (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Gala Estate Winery (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
Outdoor activities

Outdoor fun near Bicheno holiday homes

The nature reserves, colourful reefs and rare wildlife in Bicheno make it a great place to explore the landscape and to look for a little adventure. Glass-bottom boating over the reefs, penguin tours to see the native fairy penguin population, wildlife encounters with kangaroos, Tasmanian devils and pelicans, and diving among rich marine life are among the most popular activities in the area. Hiking, biking, birdwatching, stargazing and hiking nature trails through the reserves and along the picturesque coastline are also fun ways to see the environment and enjoy the native wildlife. However you choose to spend your time in Bicheno, holiday rentals in the area bring the diverse wilderness and ocean playground to your door.


Seasonal weather in Bicheno

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, January, February, March and December are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 25°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Bicheno

Travellers love Bicheno for its beautiful ocean views and beautiful gardens. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Bicheno. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Friendly Beaches (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Sandpiper Beach (16.1 mi / 25.8 km)
  • Muirs Beach (16.7 mi / 26.9 km)
  • Richardsons Beach (17.6 mi / 28.3 km)
  • Coles Bay (17.7 mi / 28.4 km)
  • Freycinet National Park (18.5 mi / 29.8 km)
How to get around

Transport to Bicheno holiday homes

Tasmania is an island state off the coast of Australia, so it’s only accessible by air or sea. Flights and ferries offer transport to the island, and from there, you can get to Bicheno by bus, coach and car hire. There are no trains on the island, but coach tours offer a comfortable, convenient way to travel through Tasmania to your Bicheno holiday accommodation and sightsee along the way. Once there, you can easily walk to many nearby destinations.

Food & drink 

Island cuisine in Bicheno

Bicheno has a rich foodie culture, and many local restaurants put creative twists on regional delicacies. Crayfish, abalone, Australian salmon and other fresh-caught seafood pair with produce from the land, often with influences from the many cultures that left an imprint on Australia. No matter your craving, the holiday homes in Bicheno offer a range of restaurants and eateries serving gourmet meals and classic favourites.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Bicheno?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 67 holiday rentals around Bicheno. From 54 holiday houses to 6 cottages, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Bicheno is on Stayz.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Bicheno?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Bicheno. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • East Coast Natureworld: 123 holiday rentals
  • Bicheno's Motorcycle Museum & Restoration: 172 holiday rentals
  • Bicheno Blowhole: 173 holiday rentals
  • Bicheno Penguin Tours: 171 holiday rentals
  • Whalers Lookout: 171 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Bicheno listed on Stayz 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 Bicheno?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 54 Houses in Bicheno. Our other popular types of Bicheno holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 6 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 6 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 2 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Bicheno?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 27 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Bicheno. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.