Located alongside Sydney Harbour, Cockatoo Island Accommodation options include self-contained houses and apartments, camping grounds and 'glamping' tents. Guests enjoy an onsite bar, a cafe and a tennis court. This UNESCO World Heritage-listed island is the only island in Sydney Harbour that offers overnight accommodation. It is within 20 minutes' ferry ride of Luna Park Sydney, Circular Quay and Darling Harbour. All apartments and houses feature a fully equipped kitchen and private bathroom. The camp ground offers a communal kitchen and shared bathroom facilities. Glamping tents include bed linen, blankets, towels and toiletries. Camp tents have a sleeping mat and chairs. Guests can enjoy an outdoor meal using the BBQ facilities. The surroundings are perfect for scenic walks, hiking and sunset-watching. Ferry services stop regularly at the island, offering both city-bound ferries and journeys up the Parramatta River.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.1 for a two-person trip.

Distance in property description is calculated using © OpenStreetMap

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.3)


Availability

Select dates to see this property's availability and prices

Room type
Number of guests
 
Bedroom 1:
1 double bed
Bedroom 2:
1 large double bed
Bedroom 1:
1 large double bed
Bedroom 2:
1 large double bed
Bedroom 3:
1 large double bed
Bedroom 4:
1 double bed
1 large double bed
Bedroom 1:
1 double bed
Bedroom 2:
1 extra-large double bed
2 futon beds
2 single beds
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Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
8.7
Facilities
8.8
Cleanliness
8.8
Comfort
8.5
Value for money
8.4
Location
9.3
Free WiFi
2.5
Low score for Sydney
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Kathleen
    AustraliaAustralia
    Waterfront glamping is a fantastic way to experience this beautiful and historic islet.
  • Joy
    AustraliaAustralia
    The unit had everything you need for a wonderful stay. A beautiful view of the Harbour. David who drove us to the unit was very helpful and friendly
  • S
    Sally
    AustraliaAustralia
    The experience at night was awesome for the kids. Haunted island. They loved roaming with all the kids through tunnels and the whole precinct.

Property surroundings

Facilities of Cockatoo Island Accommodation
Great facilities! Review score, 8.8

Most popular facilities
  • Free WiFi
  • Family rooms
  • Heating
Outdoors
  • Outdoor fireplace
  • Garden
Activities
  • Movie nights
  • Tennis equipment
    Additional charge
  • Tennis court
    Additional charge
Internet
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Parking
No parking available.
Services
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Vending machine (drinks)
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
Entertainment and family services
  • Board games/puzzles
General
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Family rooms
Languages spoken
  • English

House rules

Cockatoo Island Accommodation takes special requests - add in the next step!

Check-in

From 15:00

Check-out

From 06:00 to 11:00

 

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Refundable damage deposit

A damage deposit of AUD 500 is required on arrival. That's about GBP 259. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed on check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full via credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

Children 6 years and above will be charged as adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Extra bed upon request
AUD 50 per child, per night
Cot upon request
AUD 25 per child, per night
3+ years
Extra bed upon request
AUD 50 per person, per night

Prices for cots and extra beds are not included in the total price, and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds and cots allowed is dependent on the option you choose. Please check your selected option for more information.

All cots and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in

Mastercard Visa Cash is not accepted Cockatoo Island Accommodation accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking

Smoking is not allowed.

Parties

Parties/events are not allowed

Quiet hours

Guests must be quiet between 22:00 and 06:00.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

The fine print
Need-to-know information for guests at this property

Please note that there is a 3% charge when you pay with an American Express credit card.

This property will not accommodate hen, stag or similar parties.

Quiet hours are between 22:00:00 and 06:00:00.

A damage deposit of AUD 500 is required on arrival. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed on check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full via credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

This property has identified that it does not require a short-term rental license or registration

FAQs about Cockatoo Island Accommodation

  • Yes, Cockatoo Island Accommodation is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • Cockatoo Island Accommodation offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Tennis court
    • Movie nights
    • Tennis equipment

  • The prices at Cockatoo Island Accommodation may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Cockatoo Island Accommodation is 2.7 miles from the centre of Sydney. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Check-in at Cockatoo Island Accommodation is from 15:00, and check-out is until 11:00.