For reasons we’re gonna put down a) most of us don’t actually live in houses with baths anymore, and b) outdoor baths are just freakin’ awesome, everyone loves a little soak under the sun.
We’ve done the research and found 25 awesome options around Perth and Western Australia with an outdoor bath or jacuzzi that will have you soaking away til your hearts content on your next little vacation:
PERTH & SURROUNDS
Blu Peter Penthouse (North Coogee)
This one bedroom penthouse apartment has panoramic ocean views of Coogee Beach. Styled by Blu Peter Homestore, this apartment is tastefully decorated and is great for a couples weekend getaway. You have full private access to your own deck with BBQ, lounge area, hammocks and a large private spa.
Kangaroo Valley Homestead (Perth Hills)
A luxuriously appointed Australian bush oasis nestled on 5 acres of native bush and gardens in the Heart of the Perth Hills.
Chittering Heights (Lower Chittering)
Less than one hour’s drive from Perth, Chittering Heights is an extraordinary destination situated high above the Chittering Valley with views that stretch forever. Relax in your own private spa amongst towering gum trees and enjoy breathtaking views over the ever changing Chittering Valley, The Brockman River and the surrounding Australian bush fauna and wildlife.
The Edge Retreat (Lower Chittering)
The Edge Retreat is a unique house overhanging a granite ridge amongst bushland in the Chittering Valley, 50mins North East of Perth. This section of the property, where the land drops away is known as “The Edge of the World” by the owners, as it enjoys spectacular views East over the Valley. Open Winter Seasons only (May to September).
Amaroo Retreat (Mount Helena)
Nestled amongst the gum trees, switch off your phone for some ultimate me-time only 50 minutes from the CBD! Unwind with a spa bath on your private deck (with a glass of bubbly, of course) or book in for a soothing massage at their day spa.
Heavenly Waters (Toodyay)
Heavenly Waters is a Luxury Eco couples camping experience, located along the pioneer heritage trail just an hour from Perth and 15 minute’s drive to the historic town of Toodyay. Surrounded by beautiful rolling hills and breathtaking views, Heavenly Waters provides an opportunity to escape from busy city life and engage yourself in the heart of the Avon Valley.
Heyscape Tiny Cabins (Various Locations)
Heyscape offer luxe off-the-grid tiny cabins in a bunch of different locations throughout WA, most within a short drive from the Perth CBD. All cabins are cosy, secluded and stylishly appointed with knockout views. Some cabins welcome pets, while others feature a hot tub or outdoor bath for added relaxation.
Serenity Gully (Bridgetown)
Serenity Gully is a new luxury, adults only eco-glamping experience located just outside of Bridgetown featuring three beautifully-appointed tents that put you smack bang in the middle of natural surroundings in your own jarrah forest. Each luxury tent is completely solar powered with harvested water – perfect for filling up the unique stone bathtubs looking out over the rolling hills of Bridgetown!
Little Hop House (Donnybrook)
Little Hop House is a small home nestled amongst the green, rolling hills of the Preston River Valley in beautiful, southwest Western Australia. Situated on a working hop farm, only five minutes out of the nearby town of Donnybrook, but a world away from city life.
Tree Chalets (Busselton)
Accomodation that provides a unique experience of being in amongst the trees in chalets that are powered by the sun and fed by rainwater.
Sunrise Tranquility (Yallingup)
Sunrise Tranquility is a luxurious four bedroom, three bathroom rural home in the Yallingup Hills. Take your pick for entertaining, either the large dining area with a view or the cosy outdoor kitchen, complete with fridge, stove and pizza oven and plenty of seating. Step up top enjoy 6-seater spa and transition to the alfresco log burner and comfy lounge.
Yallingup Lodge Spa Retreat (Yallingup)
Set in Yallingup on 7 acres of bushland, 2.4 km from Yallingup Beach, Yallingup Lodge Spa Retreat offers quirking spa bath accommodation with and access to a garden with an outdoor swimming pool. They have an on site day spa, which embraces the ancient healing traditions of Ayurveda. The spa features hand carved limestone walls making the couples treatment room a stone and fire cave experience. Complete with rainwater steam room, chromo therapy bath and couples vichy room the spa provides a large variety of treatments. Private yoga, meditation and personal training is available to add to your retreat, and dogs are allowed in some suites.
Petit Eco Cabin (Yallingup)
A single, architecturally designed timber cabin, nestled into the trees by the lake, overlooking a certified organic vineyard. Ample amounts of natural light filter through the trees with vineyard & farmland views framed by each window.
Bina Maya Yallingup Escape is a destination that ticks all the boxes—an award-winning forest retreat ideal for couples, singles, friends and families who want luxe self-catered accommodation that offers a delightful mix of style, convenience, and pure laid-back vibes. Each villa has two spacious master bedrooms with ensuites, which can be booked as a one or two-bedroom retreat. Unwind while sipping on your favourite Margaret River drop, all while taking in the tranquil forest views from your own private balcony. Villa Two, which has more of a treehouse feel, offers an extra touch of romance with an outdoor stone bath for starlit soaks year-round.
The Cabin (Margaret River)
The Cabin is a beautiful artisan building made using local timbers and rustic decor. It’s comfortably set amongst 75 acres of farmland in the charming Witchcliffe in the Margaret River region. Spend your day exploring the beauty of the area and end with a warming fire, relaxation time in the outdoor bath and star gazing.
La Forêt Enchantée – la Cabine (Margaret River)
La Cabine is a romantic retreat for couples, immersed in the private forest known as at La Forêt Enchantée, a breathtakingly beautiful property on the banks of the Margaret River.
Hidden Valley Forest Retreat (Margaret River)
This secluded luxury retreat is set on 110 acres in the heart of the world-renowned Margaret River Wine Region. Each self-contained chalet at Hidden Valley Forest Retreat Margaret River includes a kitchenette, private spa bath, log fire and air conditioning.
Burnside Organic Farm (Margaret River)
Burnside Organic Farm offers four self-contained bungalows on the property. Situated a good distance apart to allow peace and privacy for all guests. The bungalows are built from natural materials including stone and timber, have full kitchens, wood fires and spacious outside entertaining areas. Guests have exclusive access to the kitchen garden, farm walks, access to adjoining National Park tracks and complimentary wine tastings.
Losari Retreat (Margaret River)
Offering luxurious apartments with a private patio, spa and BBQ facilities, Losari Retreat Margaret River is set on 66 acres and is bordered by National Park (guests can go hiking on site!)
The Grove Distillery & Brewery (Margaret River)
Located in Wilyabrup, 19 km from Margaret River township, The Grove Distillery & Brewery boasts private and secluded accommodation on a working vineyard and distillery.
The Grove at Ryan’s Nest (Pemberton)
The Grove is from the same people behind one of WA’s most popular Airbnbs – @ryans_rest. The Tiny House on Wheels is very well equipped, with an upstairs queen bed complete with opening skylight and views over the lemon orchard. There is a full bathroom, composting toilet, hot and cold running water, full kitchen, medium sized refrigerator/freezer, oven, and two burner hot plate as well as air conditioning. The highlight of the property however is no doubt the incredible wood fired outdoor bath!
Stargazers Lina (Pemberton Region)
Located on an avocado farm on the Donnelly River near Pemberton, sit back and relax as you enjoy the spectacular views from your very own outdoor spa!
Palm Chalet on the Blackwood River (Nannup)
A modern chalet in the forrest, surrounded by palms overlooking the Blackwood river.
Nannup Bush Retreat (Nannup)
Nannup Bush Retreat is an eco-friendly getaway just over three hours from Perth that’s perfect for families or romantic getaways, perched on the edge of lush bushland and featuring a spring-fed swimming hole, jetty with rope swing and more. And by more we mean a couple of epic-looking outdoor, wood-fired baths to go with a wood-fired pizza oven, a library, outdoor speakers and a hammock!
Stillwood Retreat (Denmark)
Stillwood Retreat is a secluded, bespoke cabin stay architecturally designed with adults only in mind. Renovating a ‘shed’ that was originally on the site, it’s undergone a total makeover to be perfectly set up for two people, with a living room that features spacious 5.5m timber-lined ceilings, an oversized linen sofa, fireplace, compact kitchenette and most importantly, a bathing sanctuary!
Hillview Chalet (Denmark)
Located 1.4km from the town centre of Denmark, Hillview Chalet is a spacious self contained two bedroom chalet set in beautifully landscaped gardens and built with a classic Denmark feel.
Woodlands Retreat (Porongurup)
Woodlands Retreat is a chalet nestled in the spectacular Porongurup Ranges that can be booked for 2 or 4 guests. It includes a heated spa, fully serviced kitchen and is a short drive to wonderful wineries, hiking trails and nature reserves.
Mantarays Ningaloo Beach Resort (Exmouth)
Boasting ocean or marina views from your private balcony, Mantarays Ningaloo Beach Resort overlooks Exmouth’s stunning Sunrise Beach and offers an infinity pool, restaurant and bar. Guests have direct access to Ningaloo Reef.
Wilderness Island Eco Cabins (Exmouth)
And if you’re looking to truly escape while you’re up in Ningaloo, Wilderness Island Eco Cabins could be just the (sun-drenched) ticket. Offering a “wilderness experience but with a touch of luxury”, the five private, secluded cabins feature spectacular ocean views, comfortable sleeping arrangements, huge decks for maximum relaxing and relaxing outdoor ensuites for bathing under the beautiful blue skies of the north west. It also features a unique new twist on WA’s obsession with outdoor baths – a beachfront bathroom! It’s built into the cliff face and puts you right on the waters edge in a hot, salt water bath – a must-do sunset experience.
El Questro Homestead – Cliff Side Retreat (El Questro Wilderness Park)
Nestled within the Kimberley’s vast and ancient landscape and hidden amongst burnt-orange cliffs and lush, green lawns sits El Questro Homestead, a pocket of luxurious exclusivity where you’re encouraged to make yourself at home.
Berkley River Lodge (The Kimberley Coast)
Australia’s most remote luxury lodge experience, only accessible by air, getting to the Berkeley is half the adventure. Set eyes upon breathtaking wilderness landscapes by river cruise or helicopter flight.