Fremantle’s most unique places to stay

Fremantle's most unique places to stay

If you love Fremantle, then you’ll love this luxe to less guide on the most unique places to stay in the historic port city.

The Lodging

Lounging in the lounge room…FRIYAY 🙌🏽

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The top of the list goes to the The Lodging, which offers luxury accommodation in the heart of Fremantle.

There’s plenty here for a luxurious stay and suites can be booked individually, or rent the lot. 

The only problem may be that you’ll want to move right in. Visit The Lodging here.

Fothergills of Fremantle

 Fothergill’s is a unique Bed and Breakfast set in a historic building that will make you yearn for yesteryear.

Fothergills consists of three grand heritage listed buildings that are filled with a rich collection of art, sculptures, glassworks, pottery and more. There’s a sculpture garden to relax in and a grand breakfast to wake up to.

Each room is unique and cosy and filled with period-piece furniture, luxurious linen including bathrobes and several rooms boast views of Fremantle and the Indian Ocean.

Visit Fothergills here.

The Hougoumont Hotel

The Hougoumont Hotel offers a boutique stay with a very warm welcome for all.

In keeping with Fremantle’s nautical theme, the  contemporary styled rooms at the Hougoumont are all made from shipping containers.

The stylish decked out hotel has plenty to love, including five-star service as well as plenty of complementary goodies, such as hors d’ouevres on weekdays and free bike hire.

 The Local Hotel

Fancy a little Freo staycation this weekend…? 

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Set in trendy South Fremantle, above the pub this boutique hotel will make you feel like one of the locals.

There are eight rooms on offer here. All rooms are unique and individually decorated by  different artists, including  the Elephant Room, styled by renowned painter Anya Brock.

The rooms may vary in style and decor, but they’re all equally cosy and comfortable.

All rooms have shared bathroom facilities, but it’s a small price to pay for the unique experience of staying in this funky boutique hotel.

Visit The Local Hotel here.

Fremantle Prison YHA

At the Fremantle YHA, the hostel rooms are set in the former prison cells and you can quite literally, spend the night behind bars.

The heritage listed building has been converted into a modern backpacker style hostel and offers dorms as well as more upmarket private rooms. Visit Fremantle Prison YHA  here:

 Old Fire Station Backpackers

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A cheery, fun and budget-friendly night awaits at the Old Fire Station Hostel. This is a true backpacker hostel with all the trimmings.

The hostel has an open air cinema, free mic session, yoga classes, ping pong competition and plenty of  events that will make you want to be a backpacker no matter how old you are.

There are double rooms, girl only rooms,  as well as 4, 5 and 8 bed dorms. All rooms are individual, comfy and colourful.

Just in case you needed another reason the hostel also boasts of being responsible for 21 married couples since 2005!

Love Freo? What’s your favourite place to stay?


3 thoughts on “Fremantle’s most unique places to stay

  1. Some good memories coming back from this post Nina. Ah, the old Fire Station too….
    When I first moved to Freo, I was taken by the old high-ceiling heritage houses. So many nice buildings………..
    And the second one looks flash!

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