Are you in search of your perfect abode or drawn to a unique design? Your quest ends right here. Here’s a handpicked selection of 10 extraordinary rental properties to ignite your imagination.

Each of these rental properties boasts unique features that will leave you inspired.

These homes were all available to rent on as of August 2023. Click the address for more details or to explore the surrounding suburb.

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1. The modern sanctuary

Where? 27 Katoomba Avenue, Hawthorne, QLD

We love: Indoor-outdoor living, contemporary design, spaciousness and prime location.

Check out this stunning Hawthorne home in QLD! It’s an architectural wonder that perfectly blends indoor and outdoor living. With a clever split-level design, this modern gem oozes charm and sophistication. Bathed in natural sunlight thanks to its northern orientation, it boasts an impeccable kitchen and a luxurious master suite.

2. The Secret Garden

Where? 36 Lesney St, Richmond, VIC

We love: Enchanting garden, rustic charm, indoor-outdoor living spaces and versatile layout.

This stunning property boasts a century-old Magnolia tree, a lush and well-maintained garden, and a paved area perfect for entertaining. The garden is a true masterpiece, with a state-of-the-art irrigation system and a variety of flora in shades of red, deep green, and creamy white. The interior features an open-plan layout with numerous doors connecting the living and dining areas to the gorgeous outdoor space. The ceiling is made of gorgeous timber, and the kitchen is a stunning example of traditional country style. A grand entrance leads to spacious bedrooms and living areas, offering privacy and comfort for all occupants.

3. The tropical Miami lifestyle

Where? 84 Chainey Avenue, Miami, QLD

We love:  Modern elegance, resort-style living and tropical ambience. 

Experience the ultimate in luxurious tropical living with this stunning Miami, QLD home. Boasting a modern Bali villa vibe and high-end finishes, this property seamlessly blends elegance and style. Perfect for entertaining, the open-plan living and dining areas lead out to a picturesque inground pool. Surrounded by lush tropical foliage, this private oasis offers a resort-style living experience, complete with a saltwater plunge pool. Plus, it’s conveniently located just minutes from the world-renowned Gold Coast beaches!

4. The designer home

Where? 45 Stewart Parade, Manly, QLD

We love: What we love: Modern design, luxurious features, practicality and an array of amenities.

This stunning property in Manly has it all! From a freestanding Smeg dual fuel cooker to a hideaway cocktail bar with a sink and wine fridge, it’s perfect for sophisticated entertainment. The outdoor entertainment areas are just as impressive, while the large master retreat and in-ground heated pool are sure to impress. And don’t forget the custom garden arbour – it’s the cherry on top of this amazing property!

5. The iconic multi-level church

Where? 51/167 Fitzroy Street, St Kilda, VIC

We love: Historic charm, panoramic views, luxurious features and recognition in the design world.

This stunning apartment in St Kilda, VIC, is a converted town residence that occupies the entire front section of a charming church draped in ivy and built with bluestone. With panoramic views of Albert Park, the City and the Bay from the upper levels and rooftop terrace, you’ll feel like you’re on top of the world. The living and dining areas feature high ceilings and a beautiful marble open-plan kitchen, while the two-level library has an open fireplace, and the Roman spa bath boasts breathtaking city views through 150-year-old leadlight windows. With handcrafted details like broad-beamed hardwood floors and handmade copper inlays on the stairs, this place is truly one-of-a-kind.

6. The commanding façade

Where? 2 Basin Street, The Ponds, NSW

We love: Contemporary design, eco-friendly features, luxurious floor plan and convenient location.

This modern family home in The Ponds, NSW, boasts a sleek façade and sits opposite Silverleaf Park, offering stunning views and a serene atmosphere. Built with eco-friendly materials and a luxurious floor plan, it’s the perfect blend of style and substance.

7. The hidden sanctuary in the hills

Where? 116 Glenisla Road, Bickley, WA

We love: Natural beauty, modern amenities, versatile living spaces and a tranquil lifestyle.

Escape to this stunning 11-acre hideaway in Bickley, WA, nestled in the tranquil Bickley Valley. This property epitomises luxury and style, with a rammed-earth studio and a beautifully renovated swimming pool area. Enjoy breathtaking views and the natural charm of timber floors and ceilings, all while being just a stone’s throw away from award-winning wineries, boutique cider houses, and top-notch restaurants.

8. The cathedral living area

Where? 53 Tempe Crescent, Googong, NSW

We love: Blend of indoor and outdoor spaces, Balinese-inspired features and expansive views.

This stunning property sits on a serene and secluded one-hectare plot, split over two levels for versatile family living. Its showstopper is the grand cathedral living area, complete with an open fireplace, a mezzanine level accessed by a circular staircase, and a concert grand piano for added elegance. And let’s not forget the Balinese pavilion outside, featuring a 9-person dining area, sauna, BBQs, pizza oven, yoga space, and a swing – the ultimate outdoor oasis.

9. The urban chic warehouse

Where? 76 Drayton St, Bowden, SA

We love: Industrial-inspired design, artistic touches, versatile living spaces and organic outdoor sanctuary.

This Bowden, SA house used to be a furniture factory, but now it’s a stunning urban warehouse. Located on a beautiful tree-lined street in one of Adelaide’s trendiest neighbourhoods, the spacious central living area boasts exposed beams and polished concrete floors. An attic ladder leads to a versatile loft space perfect for a gym, studio, home office, or storage. The garden wraps around the property and is full of water-wise plants, veggies, herbs, and succulents, with a cosy nook for chats and a fire pit for outdoor gatherings.

10. The former Church of England school

Where? 72 Gilmour Street, Kelso, NSW

What we love: Historical significance, large land size and the perfect blend of historic charm and modern living.

Located just 5 minutes from the CBD, this stunningly restored former Church of England School from the 1840s in Kelso, NSW offers 2 acres of space and privacy. With original windows, fireplaces, and gorgeous pine cathedral ceilings, this property exudes charm and character from its historic past. is Australia's largest company dedicated to renters and is owned and operated by ASX-listed Limited (RNT:ASX). For over 15 years, has exclusively focused on making renters' lives easier by making it easier to find a property, secure it, move in and pay rent.