Our top six summer beach escapes.

Check out some of our best summer holiday rentals

 Summer 2021-2022 is here. Lockdowns have lifted, borders have opened, and the need for an escape is more important than ever. We can already hear the waves crashing, feel the hot sand underfoot, and smell the native frangipanis in bloom. 

Read on for our showcase of some of the best summer holiday rentals we have on offer on our portal, comprising six outstanding design-focused properties. 


Glenelg Skyline Penthouse
Glenelg, SA
8 guests, 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 2 carparks 

Overlooking Holdfast Bay, this beautiful, self-contained penthouse provides the perfect comfort zone to enjoy quality or romantic time. Sit back, unwind and relax, take in the commanding panoramic sunset views, and soak away the summer nights in the rooftop spa. 

Glenelg Skyline Penthouse is a one-of-a-kind holiday location that is as calming as the ocean and as invigorating as the heart of Glenelg itself. This stunning sky sanctuary will have you feeling on top of the world.      

Just 20-minutes out of Adelaide City, Glenelg is a popular holiday destination, famous for its beachy vibes, dreamy foreshore, frolicking dolphins, trendy eateries, and boutique storefronts.   

Book your Glenelg Skyline Penthouse summer escape here

South Australia will ease its border restrictions for double-vaccinated people from November 23.


Trinity Blue Oceanview 
Trinity Beach, QLD
8 guests, 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, 2 carparks

Gently elevated and tucked away into tropical foliage to capitalise on privacy and uninterrupted ocean views, the architecturally-designed Trinity Blue Oceanview is the North Queensland dream personified. 

Featuring multiple integrated indoor and outdoor living spaces, a well-appointed kitchen, generous bedrooms, a stunning infinity pool with views to the horizon, and direct beach access via a private bush track, the fully air-conditioned property caters to relaxed living on an expansive scale. 

Trinity Blue Oceanview is the perfect family beach holiday escape, just 20 minutes from the Cairns Airport, with doorstep proximity to the cafes, restaurants and shops of Trinity Beach. 

Book your Trinity Blue Oceanview Home summer escape here

Queensland will ease its border restrictions for double-vaccinated people from December 17. 


The Pine House Killcare
Killcare, NSW 
8 guests, 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 2 carparks

The Pine House is a picture-perfect summer holiday rental, enjoying a premier setting, sweeping views across the bay and contemporary beachy interiors accentuated by high ceilings and spotted gum floors. 

Less than a minute’s stroll to Hardys Bay and a 10-minute walk to Killcare Beach, and enjoying easy access to The Bouddi National Park – with its walking trails, mountain biking tracks, fishing spots, and beautiful beaches – The Pine House is a favorite amongst nature lovers. It also happily hosts families with a modern kitchen, open living spaces and multiple outdoor entertainment decks and terraces. 

Escape the daily grind, just an hour and a half drive from Sydney. The secluded village of Killcare on the NSW Central Coast showcases the best of the bush and the beach. 

Book your Pine House summer escape here


Dunoon Farmhouse
Gerringong, NSW 
6 guests, 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 2 carparks

Rolling green pastures meet the Pacific Ocean – it doesn’t get much more tranquil or inviting than this picturesque New South Wales South Coast delight. 

Built over 150 years ago, the Dunoon Farmhouse is a beautifully restored three-bedroom homestead. Original features such as pressed tin ceilings and sandstone walls contrast and complement modern facilities like crisp interiors and an inground mineral swimming pool.  

Sit by the outdoor sandstone fireplace and watch the world go by. Relax by the pool and listen to the waves crash onto the sand at Werri Beach. Spot the cute calves playing in the paddocks of the property’s functioning dairy farm. 

Located just over an hour south of Sydney, Dunoon Farmhouse is a truly one-of-kind summer escape, perfect for family downtime or a romantic getaway.  

Book your Dunoon Farmhouse summer escape here


Driftwood Beachfront Cottage
Whale Beach, New South Wales
6 guests, 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1 carparks

Are you dreaming of a getaway to one of Sydney’s most famous beaches? Driftwood Beachfront Cottage offers an enviable lifestyle with direct access to Whale Beach.   

This charming single-level cottage is the perfect getaway for families, couples, close friends, or simply just a solitary escape. Enjoy morning walks along the sand and sunny late-afternoon swims before dinner, and drift off to sleep to the soothing sounds of waves lapping the shore. 

At Belle Escapes, we pride ourselves on our selection of premium properties in coveted lifestyle locations, and it doesn’t get much better than this. Just an hour’s drive north of Sydney, Whale Beach enjoys a secluded atmosphere and boasts some of Australia’s most exclusive real estate addresses.

Book your Driftwood Beachfront Cottage summer escape here


94 Northhouse
Cascade Boulevard, Palm Cove
6 guests, 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1 carparks

Step into a tropical haven within the lush, exclusive surrounds of beautiful Palm Cove. Private, tranquil and utterly charming, 94 Northhouse is the ultimate place to enjoy an iconic North Queensland getaway. 

Embraced by nature and set just a short stroll from the beach, 94 Northhouse wraps guests in contemporary luxury with spacious and light-filled interiors, high-quality bespoke finishes, and a stunning alfresco area set around a pool. 

Enjoy doorstep access to the vibrant esplanade precinct of Palm Cove and a short walk to the beach, all just 25 minutes drive from Cairns Airport.

Queensland will ease its border restrictions for double-vaccinated people from December 17.


Backed by our network of skilled property managers, agents and advisors, Belle Property Escapes is an online booking site that takes the fuss out of planning getaways by helping holidaymakers find, book and enjoy premium properties in select lifestyle locations.

With easy online search tools, curated destination guides, and access to on-the-ground area specialists, Belle Property Escapes ensures holiday and short-term properties get the attention they deserve.

Search for your summer escape here