o Esplanade Hotel Fremantle by Rydges is a 4 staff Hotel with simple, elegant and relaxed surroundings offering friendly and professional service. The Hotel is located 20 minutes from Perth CBD and 30 minutes from Perths Domestic and International Airports. Featuring 300 guest rooms and suites, most with private balconies and views overlooking popular parklands, tropical gardens and swimming pools. The Hotel boasts some of the finest leisure facilities including two heated swimming pools, three outdoor spas, sauna, fitness centre, two restaurants and bar.
From the moment you arrive in the sweeping driveway of the Esplanade Hotel Fremantle you will feel the relaxation of being out of the hustle of a major central business district with the comfort of staying at a Rydges 4.5 star hotel.
Holiday makers and business travellers alike will enjoy the comfortable accommodation with a variety of different styles to select from to meet your requirements. Featuring 300 guest rooms and suites with balconies overlooking popular parklands, beautiful Fremantle or the resort pool.
During your stay you have full use of the resort-style leisure facilities. Take a dip in one of the two outdoor, heated swimming pools surrounded by tropical gardens. There are also three private outdoor spas to relax in after a day of sightseeing, as well as a sauna and fitness centre.
The Esplanade has two restaurants to choose from, the Atrium Garden Restaurant buffet with a variety of special dishes to enjoy, and The Harbour Master features South WA grill dishes and local seafood.
The Esplanade Hotel Fremantle - by Rydges is ideally located in the heart of cosmopolitan Fremantle with easy walking access to major tourist attractions, great for both holiday makers and business travellers.
Westerley Accommodation, Chandlers On Ellen Street is a beautiful townhouse, recently built in local limestone is centrally situated but offers a secluded retreat from the excitement of Fremantle activities. It is only 200 metres from the famous Fremantle Markets and close to Fremantle Lawn Tennis Club, parkland and the Fremantle Leisure Centre with its swimming pool and gym.
The downstairs area has a spacious fully fitted kitchen, dining area, sitting room with television and DVD player, wireless internet, phone and laundry with toilet. The upstairs area has two double bedrooms, one with queen size bad and the other with two king singles.
Chandlers on Ellen is an ideal place to stay just 20 minutes south of Perth....
Located in the former Women's Prison, and part of the World Heritage listed Fremantle Gaol, this is a very special hostel. Sleep in a cell, chill in the former prison yards and outdoor areas, explore the history of the prison's inmates.
The hostel is located within the walls of the gaol and offers a combination of twin share cell rooms and multi share rooms in former prison buildings, whilst there are family and private en suite rooms in a completely new section.
Relax with the volleyball court and giant chess set, enjoy the grassed courtyard, or use the modern self-catering kitchen.
Start your visit to Fremantle with a tour of the historic Fremantle Gaol, before exploring this charming town. There are lots of popular bars, cafés and restaurants close by. Use the train to get into the centre of Perth in minutes, or take a day trip to Rottnest Island....
The Round House Precinct is the oldest surviving public building in Western Australia. It was built as a gaol and was the first permanent building in the colony. It was designed by HW Reveley, the colony's first civil engineer, and built in 1830.
Wander around the Round House and marvel at the diverse uses of this historic building including its initial use as a goal and gaolers residence, it was later used as police lock up, and then as a home for the chief constable, his wife and their 10 children. It is now a popular tourist attraction.
Enjoy the spectacular views from the headland which overlooks the river mouth and has uninterrupted views of Cockburn Sound.
A team of volunteer guides are on duty at the Round House during opening hours. They operate the signal station, fire the time gun and drop the time ball every day at 1.00pm.
The Round House is an integral stop on any self-guided tour discovering Fremantle’s history. The free CAT bus is the easiest way to get around Fremantle and see all of the interesting sights. Fremantle is located just 30 minutes from Perth....
Quest Fremantle serviced apartment style hotel rooms offer guests a relaxed and comfortable Fremantle accommodation experience perfect for short or long stays.
Quest Fremantle is located in the West End of the historic port city of Fremantle. The hotel apartment is perfectly positioned to be in walking distance to an array of local restaurants, Art galleries and retail outlets. Close to Fremantle Harbour, Fremantle Passenger Terminal, University of Notre Dame, Fremantle Arts Centre, Maritime Museum and Army Museum. Easy access is also available to the popular holiday destinations of Rottnest Island, Garden Island and Carnac Island.
Quest Fremantle has a choice of 122 Studio, One and Two Bedroom Serviced Apartments. Studios are the perfect alternative to a hotel room and have kitchenettes. The One Bedroom Apartments are ideal for families or those staying a little longer looking for a home away from home experience with full kitchens and laundry facilities.
Quest Fremantle is a total smoke free environment and has a strict no smoking policy in all apartments, on balconies and common areas inside and out....
Heading to Australia as special guests to Slipknot, Lamb Of God will extend their tour tearing into Perth for a club show. Lamb of God has been blazing mercilessly away at the forefront of heavy music for the last 15 years, upholding metal’s intrinsic values of honesty, intensity and creativity while also daring to push boundaries and think outside the heavy box. Lamb of God’s most recent album VII: Sturm und Drang charted at number two on the ARIA chart being the band’s highest ever Australian chart debut....
The fully protected nature reserve of Carnac Island is an important habitat for the rare Australian sea lion.
Located south of Fremantle, Carnac Island is also known as a breeding area for many seabirds including a variety of Tern species, Little Penguins and many other local seabirds.
On a cruise near the island you're also likely to see pods of wild bottlenose dolphins which are common in the area.
Carnac is a well-known and popular spot for fishing, especially on the eastern side of the island where there's a sheltered bay to drop anchor....
Be. Fremantle offers a wide selection of large studio, one, two and three bedroom serviced apartments with incredible views across either the popular Fishing Boat Harbour or Challenger Harbour Marina and onwards to the Indian Ocean.
The property is wonderfully situated directly on the water within a short stroll to historical venues, exciting restaurants and bars, Bathers Beach, Esplanade Park and Fremantle Centre. The Western Australian Maritime Museum and Rottnest Express Ferries departing from B Shed are a 10 minute walk away.
Be. Fremantle provides an ideal base to enjoy the natural coastline, marine life, outstanding sunsets and wonderful fishing boat harbour restaurant precinct.
Reception can help guests with all their requirements and recommendations for all Fremantle and the surrounding area has to offer.
Whether staying overnight or for an extended stay Be. Fremantle offers an ideal place to rest and reinvigorate. The perfect place to Be....
Take a stroll through the picturesque grounds of Fremantle Cemetery to explore the final resting place of many prominent Australians. Follow the heritage trail and discover much about Western Australia’s history. Look for the state’s earliest gravestones of the pioneers that first settled in the Swan River colony.
The cemetery was established in 1899 and since then, many prominent and notorious Australians have been laid to rest here. One of the most visited gravesites in Australia is that of rock band AC/DC’s lead singer Bon Scott who was laid to rest at Fremantle Cemetery in 1980. The gravesite has become a cultural landmark and has been heritage listed by the National Trust. Fans of Bon Scott can also visit a tribute statue to the late singer in Fremantle Fisherman’s Wharf.
The cemetery is also home to the late bushranger Moondyne Joe and engineer C.Y. O’Connor who created Fremantle Harbour and the world’s longest water main, the Goldfields Pipeline. Most recently, Australian actor Heath Ledger was cremated at the cemetery’s crematorium.
The Fremantle Cemetery is located in the charming coastal town of Fremantle, just 30 minutes drive south of Perth....
The Fremantle War Memorial, located at Monument Hill in Fremantle, is surrounded by beautiful rose gardens and well maintained lawns. It offers almost 360-degree views of Fremantle, and is an ideal vantage point to look out over Fremantle Harbour and Garden Island.
Take some time out to relax on the lawns and enjoy the view whilst you reflect the true meaning of the memorial and appreciate the meaningful architecture.
Designed by architects J F Allen and C H Nicholas, it is constructed out of Toodyay Stone and was built and unveiled in 1928. A time capsule was placed in the monument on the day of unveiling.
Surrounded by an eleven acre reserve, the main memorial is encircled on three sides by eight smaller memorials. The memorial commemorates World War I and II, the Korean War, Malayan Emergency and Vietnam War.
Fremantle is a 30 minute drive from the city, with regular train and bus services. Monument Hill is a 20 minute walk from the train station, or you can take one of the many buses servicing this route....
Hampton House B and B is a beautifully restored tuck pointed cottage sitting high on the hill, opposite the heritage listed jail. It is a short walk (500 metres) to the middle of Fremantle with its markets, cappuccino strip, world listed heritage buildings and museums. A short drive takes you to our stunning beaches all along the coast.
They are an adult retreat and do not cater for children. Four separate bedrooms, each with their own ensuite, three with spa, individual air-conditioning, large flat screen televisions and tea and coffee facilities and either King size or Queen size beds with quality linen. Free WIFI.
A complimentary continental breakfast is served in the dining room at the rear of the house and also a small alfresco area for those that enjoy dining outside.
There is a comfortable lounge area where you can enjoy a quiet read and a choice of books to suit most. If you haven't finished your book by the time you leave, please take it with you with our compliments.
Off road parking is available for two cars and paved verge parking for another three cars. ...
The award-winning and fully accredited Fremantle Visitor Centre is located right in the heart of Fremantle. The centre offers a no fee booking service for tours and accommodation in and around Fremantle, Perth and Western Australia including self-contained apartments, hotels, and bed and breakfasts.
Fremantle is the perfect place for a relaxing getaway and is the most visited place in Western Australia. Located only 20 kilometres from Perth, on the mouth of the Swan River, it is easily accessed by road, rail and river. There is a frequent, inexpensive train service that takes only 30 minutes from Perth central business district.
Nestled among funky cafes, restaurants and bars you will find stunning historic buildings and landmarks including the world heritage listed Fremantle Prison and the oldest public building in Western Australia, the Round House. 'Freo' as the locals call it, is a perfect blend of the old with the new.
Visit their website to book your stay in Fremantle or speak with one of the local experts to plan your perfect visit. Follow Visit Fremantle on Facebook.
Open 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday, 9am to 4pm Saturday, and 10am to 4pm Sunday and public holidays....
The temperature is set to rise as Swim + Resort Series returns to celebrate the beautiful beaches and laid back lifestyle WA is famous for. Enjoy the party as the hottest swimwear and resort looks of Spring Summer 16/17 are showcased against the backdrop of Fremantle’s iconic Bathers Beach House.
The event will kick-off with a group runway show featuring the hottest Australian independent swim and resort designers including Amore & Sorvete, Budgy Smuggler, Chalice Clothing, First Base, Gypsea, Ivory Daze, Natalie Rolt, Skye and Staghorn, and Zingiber and concludes with Sass a & Bide's 2016 resort collection....
Celebrating the State's affinity with the Indian Ocean and high seas beyond, the Western Australian Maritime Museum takes you on an epic voyage through history, from early explorers and pearlers to America's Cup winners.
Overlooking the mouth of Fremantle's working harbour, the museum can be reached by water (on a river cruise from Perth to the B-shed terminal), by train, bus or car. It's a short walk from the station and there is ample parking in Victoria Quay.
Six unique galleries present different chapters in Western Australia's maritime history, housing an impressive collection of leisure boats, handcrafted sailing boats, iconic vessels and commercial pearl luggers.
Among the most awe inspiring treasures are Jon Sanderson's Parry Endeavour, the Oberon class submarine and the winning America's Cup yacht, Australia II.
Be sure to enquire about an Annual Boarding Pass. For only AUD2.00 more than an entry ticket (AUD3.00 for a family) it allows you to visit the Maritime Museum as many times as you like in the following 12 months and gives you discounts on submarine entry and gift shopping.
Apache Charters is one of Western Australia's premier charter boat companies, specialising in all types of charters from Fremantle all the way along the coast to Montebello Islands. They have been operating Apache Charters for over 14 years and remain one of the only charter companies with its original owners who also skipper the boat - rest assured customer service and a professional operation is their main focus. Their 70 foot vessel, Lady Grace, is lovingly maintained to a very high standard and the company has earned the Tourism Accredited Tick.
Apache Charters specialise in: Fremantle Deep Sea Fishing Charters, Swan River Cruises, Rottnest Island Boat Charters, Carnac Island Eco Tours, four or five day live on boat Abrolhos Islands Fishing Charters, four or five day live on boat Shark Bay Charters, five day six night live on boat Montebello Island Charters, five day six night Exmouth Sport Fishing Charters, Onslow Daily Deep Sea Fishing Charters, Onslow overnight Fishing Charter Escapes and Onslow Eco Tours....
The Fremantle Arts Centre Print Award supported by Little Creatures Brewing is Australia’s premier showcase of prints and artists’ books. With a national judging panel and AUD22,000 in prize money, the Award and exhibition presents the best works from established, emerging and cross-disciplinary artists.
Featuring works by both emerging and established artists, this exhibition showcases prints that are technically masterful, innovative and conceptually challenging, presenting a fresh overview of this constantly evolving art form.
Major Acquisitive Prize: AUD16,000 Acquisitive Prize with work selected for the City of Fremantle Art Collection, Western Australia's largest municipal collection.
Non-Acquisitive Prize: AUD6,000....