Your holiday home awaits: Eight homes that are perfect for school holiday getaways

4 April 2024

"From the sandy shores of Esperance to sunsets by the beach in Broome, these properties are all currently available on, and some even offer investment opportunities."

With school holidays underway, many families left the hustle and bustle of Perth for some relaxing time in WA’s beautiful regions.

Wouldn’t it be nice to have a regular home away from home? If you’re looking for your own holiday getaway, we might have the perfect property for you.

From the sandy shores of Esperance to sunsets by the beach in Broome, these properties are all currently available on, and some even offer investment opportunities.


Architectural bushland masterpiece in Margaret River

92 Ironstone Place, Margaret River

From $2,750,000

If you’re looking for a bushland hideaway with space for the entire family, this is the place to be. Located between Surfers Point at Prevelly and the Margaret River Town site, this 1.4ha property allows you to escape to your own private slice of paradise. There are three separate residences, so the extended family (or friends) can have their own space. The residence will take your breath away; brick, steel, timber, concrete and glass blend perfectly with the natural surroundings.


Luxurious holiday apartment in Broome

54/99 Robinson Street, Broome


You’ll be spoilt for choice with how to spend your time at this apartment in the Oaks Broome resort.  There are two swimming pools to choose from, a chic restaurant and bar, and that’s before you even leave the complex. The resort is in walking distance of Town Beach, Matsos Brewery and Chinatown, and minutes from the airport, putting you in prime position to be a part of the action. The apartment sits on the upper floor of the resort, with an expansive balcony overlooking the largest pool and entertaining area. You’ll definitely feel like you’re a world away from city life.


The choices are endless in Augusta

82 Blackwood Avenue, Augusta


This property truly has it all: ocean views, a spa out the back, an undercover entertaining area and even a business opportunity/tourist attraction in the shape of a vintage bus with its own wood-fired pizza oven! With two houses on offer, you could use one as an investment, keeping the second for yourself and family as a home away from home. The property is perfectly positioned in the centre of town with all the amenities at your fingertips.


Live your American ranch fantasy in Kalbarri

30 Bridgeman Road, Kalbarri


All your country dreams can come true in this Kalbarri estate set on over 10,000sqm. The grand entranceway with stunning bamboo flooring sets the tone for the rest of the rammed earth and timber home, which has spacious rooms throughout. There are six bedrooms and four bathrooms, so the whole family can spread out and enjoy their own serenity, then convene in ground-floor dining and living areas that offer fabulous views to Red Bluff and up the coast.


Million-dollar views in Broadwater

75/595 Bussell Highway, Broadwater

$250,000 plus

Wake up to the sound of waves rolling onto the shore in your very own apartment in the idyllic Abbey Beach Resort. This beachfront, top-floor residence has stunning views and comes with all the amenities imaginable to keep both parents and children entertained throughout the school holidays. Located only 10 minutes west of Busselton, you’ll be at the heart of the action on the doorstep of the Margaret River wine region.


Waterfront unit in the heart of Esperance

3/15 The Esplanade, Esperance


With sweeping views over the bay and a modern interior, it’ll be hard not to fall in love with this Esperance unit. It sits towards the top end of town, putting you in walking distance of a range of cafes and restaurants, but ii you prefer a night in, you can cook up a feast in the second-floor kitchen before enjoying your meal while watching the sunset from the large balcony.


Live the beach lifestyle in Exmouth

25 Snapper Loop, Exmouth

Offers from $930,000

Get ready to swim with whale sharks in the turquoise waters of Exmouth with your very own beach pad on WA’s North West Cape. At the northern end of town, this home features a modern, open-plan kitchen that is perfect for the whole family, and two living spaces so Mum and Dad can have their own space. The boat or caravan can be kept out of the elements in the 5x9 metre shed at the rear of the property, making it a perfect choice for a longer stay-cation.


History in your hands in Albany

24 Stirling Terrace, Albany

From $1,050,000

Those looking for a slice of history will love this circa-1885 Albany property, which was run as a boarding house until the 1940s. It stands as the gateway to the Stirling Terrace Heritage Precinct, where historic buildings and popular wining, dining and shopping options intersect. Enjoy your morning cup of coffee on the wraparound veranda watching the boats come and go in the marina below while the kids play in the front yard. You’ll even have some of the best views in town for the New Year’s Eve fireworks!

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