Holiday accommodation in WA’s South West
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Smiths Beach transformed after winter rains

This recent panoramic photo of Smiths Beach in Yallingup recently shows how transformed the beach is after our heavy winter rains! The normally demure freshwater Gunyulgup Creek has pushed its way from behind the sand dunes to cut and curve

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Vacancies school holidays, July 2018

Below is a handy list of  last-minute vacancies for these July school holidays at houses and apartments in Bunbury, Dunsborough, Yallingup and Augusta. The list is in order of most to least expensive property per nightly rent. The date ranges

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Bunbury apartment accommodation, sleeping four

Travelling to Bunbury for the next school holidays, a wedding, a function or just in need of some time away to relax and recharge yourself? We’ve got a choice of three apartments at the Bunbury Sanctuary Golf Resort that sleep

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Bunbury accommodation to sleep 2

We’ve got great weekend getaway accommodation on offer in Bunbury. This king studio bedroom suite is located at a well known Bunbury golf resort and represents great value for a romantic weekend away. It’s also a great option for business

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Jazz’s Leafy Retreat, family accommodation in Dunsborough

We’re really pleased to introduce Jazz’s Leafy Retreat to our selection of family friendly holiday homes in Dunsborough. This one is in a FANTASTIC location just two streets back from the beach and also an easy five-minute walk into Dunsborough.

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Cape Naturaliste Lighthouse walk trails

This beautiful section of the Cape Naturaliste Lighthouse trail starts at the lighthouse (Bunker Bay) and heads south towards Sugarloaf Rock. It’s wheelchair accessible and there are also a few bench seats along the way to soak up the incredible

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Luxury family accommodation in Yallingup, close to Injidup Beach

Pack up the family and get away to secluded Sarabande in rural Yallingup. Arrive to freshly made beds, complimentary bath towels and a house full of style and comfort. Simply bring your food, drinks and beach towels. How easy is

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Last-minute Christmas accommodation

Come and celebrate Christmas in Dunsborough, Yallingup … or exotic Esperance! Here’s a list of five available houses and dates for anyone still looking for accommodation. Hurry, these won’t be available for long! Properties are in order of least to

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Yallingup holiday house with country views

You can’t beat Grasstree Views in Yallingup for its sweeping country views. You will enjoy seeing kangaroos, rolling hills, tall trees, grasstrees and colourful birdlife at this beautiful rural holiday home. The closest beach is Smiths Beach and you are

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Romantic little holiday cottage in Dunsborough

We have fallen in love with Little Peppi Cottage in Dunsborough. This gorgeous little weekender sleeps up to four people in total comfort and style. A great drawcard is that it’s walking distance to town and to the beach. Air-conditioning

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Salt & Peppies deck

Last-minute accommodation for the September school holidays

We have a couple of holiday vacancies for the September 2017 school holidays at houses in Dunsborough (Salt & Peppies sleeps 10, across from beach) and Yallingup (Orchid House sleeps 8, in beautiful bushland). Get in touch now! Special Offer

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Salt & Peppies, Dunsborough holiday house with spa

We’ve called this Dunsborough holiday house Salt & Peppies because it’s right across the road from the beach at Geographe Bay, Dunsborough’s main beach, and it also has views of abundant native peppermint trees. What a brilliant house for families! Leave

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CinefestOz film festival, August 2017

Tickets are on sale for August’s CinefestOz, coming to venues across Busselton, Dunsborough and Margaret River from August 23rd to August 27th. Grab your tickets, book your accommodation and make it happen! Ticket Info & FAQs

The Beach House, Dunsborough

Here’s another great family holiday home in Dunsborough. Sleeping up to 10 people, The Beach House is a relaxed and beachy two-storey house in a very quiet part of town. Just a short walk across the road to the beach,

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Meet The Woylies Tour

The team at South West Eco Discoveries have created the region’s first wildlife tour called Meet The Woylies that brings you up close and personal with the critically endangered woylie. “Also known as the brush-tailed bettong, the woylie is a

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Happy winter from Down South Holidays

Winter Down South

We just love winter in the South West. Still, starry nights and the chance to sit around the outside fire and enjoy a slower pace. Rugging up and embracing the brisk, cold air – whether it’s on a morning walk

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Carpe Diem, Yallingup

The Carpe Diem holiday house in Yallingup sleeps up to eight people and is a firm favourite with families and also with groups of friends attending weddings at the nearby Caves House Hotel. A large open-plan living area upstairs features

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Margaret River Readers & Writers Festival 2017

Margaret River Readers & Writers Festival

Another reason to head south for the June long weekend! The Margaret River Readers & Writers Festival has lined up 50 events and 40 speakers across eight venues. What a great opportunity to do some research and stock up on

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Holiday property managers, Dunsborough

Down South Holidays is a one-stop holiday home management company, taking care of all aspects of renting out holiday houses in the Dunsborough and surrounding areas. We manage full guest liaison, bookings, cleaning, the provision of linen, and property maintenance

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Gift Vouchers

We are happy to customise a gift voucher for any occasion. Simply select your property, select your dates, arrange full payment and we will create a digital gift card including the recipients name and personalised message from you. You are

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Meelup Beach

Come and experience beautiful Meelup Beach, just a few minutes’ drive from the centre of Dunsborough and roughly mid-way to Eagle Bay. The sand itself is amazingly clean and white and the waters are usually quite protected from large waves so

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Yallingup Beach

Here’s all-time favourite Yallingup Lagoon. This section of Yallingup Beach is simply stunning and, on a good day, offers unforgettably blue water blanketed by a long stretch of clean, white sand at the northern end and rocky outcrops at the

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Pet-friendly holiday houses

Here is an updated list of our Down South holiday accommodation allowing pets: Orchid House (Yallingup, sleeps 8), Elanora (Eagle Bay, sleeps 10), Le Shak (Dunsborough, sleeps 7), Carpe Diem (Yallingup, sleeps 8),  and The Beach House (Dunsborough, sleeps 10).

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Large Eagle Bay holiday house

Anyone looking for a family friendly holiday house in Eagle Bay, close to the beach, will love Elanora.  This two-storey, pet friendly holiday accommodation is set on three acres of native bush and pretty gardens. Walk to the beach in

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Thank you!

Best wishes to you all for a wonderful 2017. Whatever your destination is this year, we hope you enjoy the journey! Special thanks to our guests, property owners and suppliers who have supported us in our first year of business. It’s

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Smiths Beach, Yallingup

Here we have Smiths Beach, just south of Yallingup township. This is one of the area’s best beaches if you want to go surfing, swimming, fishing or just walking up the very long and white stretch of sand. This is a

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December dreaming

Come on down for a sneaky weekend away before Christmas. We still have some spots available at our holiday houses in Dunsborough, Augusta and Yallingup. Bring some family, bring some friends and take advantage of lower summer pricing. Mid-week is

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Eagle Bay

Pet-friendly holidays

We’ve got some pet-friendly houses if you want to bring along your pooch for some holiday fun. Check out Le Shak in Dunsborough and Orchid House, Yallingup, near Injidup Beach. Both are available this weekend!

Hello to Highviews Beach House in Augusta

We’re thrilled to welcome Highviews Beach House in Augusta as another Down South Holidays property great for families. This one has AMAZING coastal views from every living space and bedroom. It’s really well set up for anyone keen on boating,

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Bonjour, Mademoiselle

A warm hello to our charming Le Shak in the heart of Dunsborough. This petit darling is a three-bedroom townhouse right near the beach in a gorgeous part of town. Great for families, it’s fully equipped with everything you need

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