Yallingup is located on the west coast of the Margaret River region in Western Australia and lies approximately 255 km south of Perth. Travellers are immediately drawn to the area’s natural beauty that ranges from pristine beaches to rocky cliffs. Yallingup Reef contains a lagoon that makes a great spot for rod fishing or snorkelling to see tropical fish. Many artists are inspired to paint the scenery, and art galleries in town, including Yallingup Galleries, showcase their vivid artwork. You can choose from a variety of Yallingup holiday rentals that feature modern amenities and beautiful views from your windows or outdoor verandah.
Holiday rentals near Leeuwin-Naturaliste National Park
Leeuwin-Naturaliste National Park remains a popular destination in Yallingup. The park’s landscape combines jarrah forests and rugged coastline. You can spot various birds, wallabies and bandicoots along the nature trails. Inside the park, Mammoth Cave enchants visitors with fossils of large extinct animals, and once you exit the cave, you’re surrounded by karri trees. Many holiday homes are a short drive to the park. Couples looking for a private retreat can consider rural cottages or 1-bedroom studios on quiet wooded roads. Families can stay at a farmhouse accommodation, where children will have a laugh feeding donkeys and pigs.
Various types of Yallingup holiday homes
Before you holiday in Yallingup, you should consider the style of lodging and where in town you want to stay. You might splurge on your holiday and rent a 5-star house or you may choose from numerous houses near the beach. Yallingup provides accommodation that will meet the needs of all travellers.
Yallingup luxury accommodation
You’ll notice many upscale holiday rentals in Yallingup with high-quality furniture and amenities. Certain accommodation includes a gym for your workout needs and a spa tub where you can unwind in the warm waters. To bolster your extravagant holiday, you can reserve a house close to the wineries, including Windance Estate Wines, and sample a glass of chardonnay. This refined 5-bedroom property is situated on a cliff that overlooks the adjacent gardens. A large upper balcony holds a dining table where you can eat while looking over Yallingup Beach.
Budget Yallingup holiday rentals
For travellers on a budget, Yallingup offers plentiful accommodation that won’t strain your wallet. Modest rentals still have the basic amenities and kitchens with a microwave and refrigerator. Couples and singles can stay at cottages or bed and breakfasts where linens are provided. Families can holiday at a self-contained apartment that includes laundry machines and an ironing board to keep your clothes clean and neat. If you want to explore caves, several holiday houses are near Ngilgi Cave, where you can admire the stalactite formations and crawl through tunnels on an adventure tour.
Beach accommodation in Yallingup
Travellers can book a holiday house that is an easy walk to the beach. If you’re unsure of what beach to visit, Yallingup Beach attracts families with its adjacent children’s playground and the barbies available for picnic lunches. Smiths Beach’s powerful break makes it an ideal spot to surf. This attractive 3-bedroom house allows natural light to shine through due to its tall windows. You can shower under the stars with the outdoor facilities and you can watch Netflix on TV or read books for your evening entertainment.
Other local towns to visit
Yallingup has its charms and natural beauty, but other nearby towns also work well as holiday destinations. Both Dunsborough and Busselton offer similar attractions with scenic coastlines and bushland, and there are numerous holiday homes for rent in each town providing a satisfying stay.
Dunsborough lies about 10 km northeast of Yallingup, and you can easily reach it via Caves Rd. You can climb the steps of Cape Naturaliste Lighthouse to enjoy a panoramic view of Geographe Bay. Wildflowers often adorn Sugarloaf Rock, a formation situated west of the cape. You can choose from several pet-friendly villas that are conveniently located near the town centre and feature an open kitchen and living room plan which gives guests ample space to manoeuvre between rooms.
Busselton holiday houses
Busselton is located approximately 34 km east of Yallingup. Busselton Jetty appeals to many visitors, and trains run down the 1.8 km pier to the Underwater Observatory where you can see numerous fish and coral reef up close. Much family-friendly accommodation is close to the jetty, and high chairs and portable cots are available upon request. Certain houses even have a game room with a video game console and toys.