Fremantle accommodation – Best Fremantle Hotels and places to stay

Fremantle accommodation – Best Fremantle Hotels and places to stay

There’s always a great reason for a Fremantle holiday. Doesn’t matter if you’re a local or a visitor.

To make your planning easier, I’ve rounded up the best places to stay in Fremantle WA to get the most out of your visit to our beautiful port city.

From Fremantle luxury accommodation to Fremantle budget accommodation and everything in between, I have you covered.

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Fothergills of Fremantle

Fothergill’s is a unique Bed and Breakfast set in a historic building and certainly ticks the box of luxury accommodation in Fremantle.

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

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

For more information, pricing and bookings, click here.

The Hougoumont Hotel

The Hougoumont Hotel offers Fremantle boutique accommodation 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. Guests receive five-star service as well as plenty of complimentary goodies, such as hors d’ouevres on weekdays and free bike hire.

For more information and bookings, click here.

 The Local Hotel

Fancy a little Freo staycation this weekend…? 

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For one of the best places to stay in South Fremantle, this boutique hotel will make you feel like one of the locals and offers excellent budget accommodation in Fremantle.

The Local Hotel has eight rooms with all of them unique and individually decorated by different artists. The gorgeous Elephant Room is 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. However, it’s a small price to pay for the unique experience of staying in this funky boutique hotel.

For more information, pricing and bookings, click here.

The Esplanade Hotel

Set opposite the Fremantle Esplanade, accommodation doesn’t get much better than here. The Esplanade is located in the centre of Fremantle. It’s right opposite Fremantle Fishing Boat Harbour and Little Creatures Brewery.

The Esplanade Hotel has everything you can expect from a Rydges Hotel. Buffet breakfast, valet service, pool and gym.

For more information, pricing and bookings, click here.

Fremantle Prison YHA

Are you looking for accommodation near Fremantle prison? Then you’re in luck because you can literally spend the night behind bars at the Fremantle YHA.

Set in former prison, the heritage listed building has been converted into a modern backpacker style hostel and offers dorms as well as more upmarket private rooms.

For more information and bookings click here.

 Old Fire Station Backpackers

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For cheap Fremantle accommodation, fun awaits at the Old Fire Station Hostel. This is one of Fremantle’s most popular backpacker hostel with all the trimmings.

The Fremantle 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!

For more information and bookings, click here.

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

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  1. Julie says:

    Some of these places look amazing!!

  2. Andy says:

    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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