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Cockatoo Island's heritage holiday houses.

Houses and apartments

Dreaming of an island vacation? Check into historic accommodation at Cockatoo Island and unwind in the heart of Sydney Harbour!

Our holiday houses and apartments combine authentic heritage character with modern amenities. Additionally, they offer epic harbour views, framed by lush gardens. Best of all? You’ll enjoy easy access to picnic spots and licensed cafes as well as historic landmarks, including Cockatoo Island’s former dockyard and our UNESCO World Heritage listed Convict Site. To get the most of our stay, book tickets for one of our guided tours and explore at your own pace with one of our self-guided experiences.

Fire Station Studio

Rates: From $275 per night | Sleep: 2 to 3 guests (rates vary)

Formerly the island’s fire station, this tastefully restored studio apartment on the lower island offers panoramic views across Parramatta River.   

Harbour View Apartments

Rates: From $295 per night | Sleeps: 2 to 5 guests (rates vary)

Situated near Biloela Lawn on the upper island, our 3 Harbour View Apartments each boast a large entertaining balcony overlooking Sydney Harbour.

Heritage Holiday Houses

Rates: From $625 per night | Sleeps: 8 to 12 guests (rates vary)

Completed in 1916, our 2 Federation-style heritage houses represent an ideal R&R setting. Set amidst lush gardens on the upper island, with views of Hunters Hill, each house has room to accommodate up to 12 guests.

Garden Riverview Apartment

Rates: From $310 per night | Sleeps: 2 to 5 guests (rates vary)

Built in 1916, our 2 bedroom Garden Riverview Apartment boasts views of Woolwich and Hunters Hill as well as a large deck and an enclosed garden, making it ideal for entertaining company.

Before you book

Before you book a stay with us, please be aware of the following alerts and disruptions, which may affect your experience on the island.

Affected date: 12 October 2024

On Saturday 12 October, a music event will be held on Cockatoo Island. There will be amplified noise from 2pm until 10:30pm. 

Planning to stay on 12 October 2024? Apply the promo code LIVEMUSIC at the start of your booking when choosing your arrival and departure dates to receive 5% off camping.

In proceeding with an accommodation booking on this date, you accept our T&Cs

Helpful links

Looking to visit or stay at Cockatoo Island? Here are some useful links.