Royal-Worthy Airbnb Listings in Australia and New Zealand

As the royal newlyweds embark on their first official visit down under, royal fever has well and truly captured Australia and New Zealand.

In a whirlwind year, royal enthusiasts have reveled in not one, but two royal weddings, the arrival of a royal baby, and now, in another jewel in the crown of every Aussie and Kiwi royal fan, the trendsetting pair landed in Sydney this week and announced the news that they are expecting their own bundle of joy next year.

The popularity of the royals has certainly hit Airbnb too, with internal data showing there are over 6,000 listings on the platform globally with the keyword “royal” in the title. This is a 43 percent increase from one year ago*. There are also nearly 3,000 castles available to book on Airbnb around the world.

To celebrate the royal visit, Airbnb has rounded up some of the most majestic homes in Australia and New Zealand, so you can book and have your own royal adventure.

The Shed at Broger’s End

This vintage style shed is the perfect listing for a noble and private getaway. The red velvet couch adds a truly royal touch paired with a quintessential tartan blanket to keep you cozy.

Jerrymara – A Country Estate by the Sea

This fine estate sits on a stunning property of lush greenery, fit for daytime walks with the pooches.

1880’s Church on the Colo River

This rustic yet elegant cottage listing looks out to a calming view of nature whilst offering a private and distinguished atmosphere fit for royalty.

The Cottage Kangaroo Valley

Spoil yourself like royalty would in this beautifully bright cottage in peaceful and majestic Kangaroo Valley.

The Kangaloon Barn

The luxurious barn is an interior designer’s dream. Lose yourself in the tranquil aura and its serenity.

Atalia House

Bright and colorful, this gorgeous guesthouse is the perfect summer getaway for royalty. It even has the perfect hosting area out back for those nights that you want to serve up roast chicken and veg.

The Diggers Store – self contained 1850s stable

This mysterious and sublime restored Diggers Store is a historically regal stable house fit for an exclusive royal getaway. Clear the mind and enjoy one another’s company as you listen to the fine tunes of the record player.


This extraordinary barn in the capital of Tasmania is the ideal bed and breakfast for a leisurely weekend away. Warning: it might be hard to get out of this cozily positioned bed.

Historical Church at Kempton

This miraculous castle with stunningly high ceilings and open spaces is perfect for a royal staycation. The old-fashioned furniture provides an atmosphere of warmth and nobility.

Boutique Strawberry Cottage

Situated in the glorious Wanaka, this beautiful countryside style home is the perfect sanctuary for the duo to take in a visit to New Zealand.

Breathtaking Queenstown Views

It’s close to impossible to be disappointed by any view of spectacular Queenstown – but this marvelous property is above and beyond. Stay warm close to the fireplace whilst you take in the views of one of New Zealand’s most beautiful islands.


Close to the lake and snow, this stunning property is nestled in greenery and serves as the perfect hideaway from the busy life of a royal.

*According to internal Airbnb data (March 2018) there are over 6,000 active listings with the keyword “royal” in the title. This is a 43% increase from one year ago.

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