Where to stay near Cottesloe?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 875 holiday rentals near Cottesloe. From 459 apartments to 254 houses, find unique holiday house for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Cottesloe for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Cottesloe?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Cottesloe. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Cottesloe Beach: 1,108 holiday rentals
  • Cottesloe Grant Street Station: 1,116 holiday rentals
  • Cottesloe Station: 1,107 holiday rentals
  • Fremantle Prison: 1,123 holiday rentals
  • Hillarys Boat Harbour: 1,146 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Cottesloe listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent apartments in Cottesloe?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 459 apartments in Cottesloe. Our other popular types of Cottesloe holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 254 holiday houses
  • Villas: 28 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 19 holiday houses

Can I rent golf resort rentals in Cottesloe?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 188 golf resort rentals in Cottesloe. You have also many other possibilities in Cottesloe area, including:

  • Waterfront rentals: 139 holiday rentals
  • Downtown rentals: 129 holiday rentals
  • Beach rentals: 31 holiday rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Cottesloe?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 158 holiday homes with pool available in Cottesloe. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Getting acquainted with Cottesloe


    Cottesloe is an extremely popular beachside suburb of Perth, located only 12km from Perth City. Being a coastal settlement, Cottesloe emanates an extremely laidback atmosphere, with many of the locals enjoying aquatic pursuits such as surfing, kite boarding, body surfing and swimming. “The Sunday Sesh” is also exceptionally popular with locals and international visitors alike, and basically entails heading to one of the numerous beachside Cottesloe pubs on a Sunday afternoon, and enjoying a discounted Aussie beer whilst watching the breathtaking Indian Ocean sunset. Travellers with a beachside holiday home in Cottesloe may like to make this once a week tradition a daily occurrence.


    Things to See and Do in and Around Cottesloe


    International travellers, who choose to spend their holiday in Cottesloe, will be amazed by the multitude of things there are to see and do. The obvious pastime for most holiday makers in the region is going to the beach, as numerous beaches are within walking distance of most holiday houses in the area. Once at the beach traveller may choose to tan, swim, explore, or even learn to surf courtesy of Cottesloe’s surf school.


    Adventurous holiday makers may also like to go snorkelling at Vera View Beach, located a small distance north of Cottesloe Beach. The waters off Vera Beach boast a wide variety of sea life, including sea grass beds, sponges and numerous species of crustaceans and fish. The extremely audacious traveller may also like to walk a little further north of Vera Beach, where they will find Swanbourne Beach, a well-known clothing optional area.


    Great Day Trip Destinations Close to Cottesloe


    Owing to its great central coastal setting, Cottesloe is the perfect holiday accommodation locality for travellers wishing to undertake daytrips to popular tourist hotspots such as Perth City, Fremantle, Swan Valley, or Rottnest Island.


    Perth City and Fremantle offer holiday makers the opportunity to visit amazing cultural locations such as the Western Australian Museum, the Maritime Museum, the Western Australian Art Gallery, the Western Australian Symphony Orchestra and the Fremantle Prison. Travellers can also do some serious shopping in Perth with areas such as the Murray and Hay Street Malls delivering a plethora of great boutique and specialty stores. Fremantle, in comparison, gives holiday makers the opportunity to wander through the Fremantle Markets, which is held on the weekend and comprises over 150 different stalls.


    Swan Valley in contrast to Perth and Fremantle, allows travellers to leave the hustle and bustle of the urban setting, and immerse themselves in one of Western Australia’s most famous wine areas. The Swan Valley region is located approximately 27km east of Cottesloe and incorporates a multitude of wineries, breweries and distilleries, as well as chocolate and ice-cream factories. Travellers, who visit Swan Valley, may be interested in joining one of the many wine tours that meander their way through the region, or may instead prefer to explore the region unaided. Those who chose to discover the region alone may also like to look into some of the great boutique accommodation on offer, in order to give themselves the time to really appreciate all that Swan Valley has to offer.


    Rottnest Island is another extremely well known tourist destination, located approximately 25 from Fremantle and 90 minutes from Perth by Ferry, and is perfect for international visitors, who are interested in surfing, swimming, snorkelling, diving, or just getting up close and personal with the Australian flora and fauna. Due to the popularity of the island, various great holiday deals are available, which includes cheap same day return trips via the Perth and Fremantle ferries every Tuesday.


    The Ideal Climate for Visitors


    Cottesloe experiences a Mediterranean climate, which results in cool wet winters and hot dry summers. Many holiday makers consequently choose to frequent the region during the summer, in order to take advantage of the great beach weather. Cottesloe is however, a great year round holiday destination, with some specialised holiday activities, such as whale watching, only being available during the winter months. Holiday makers can therefore generally find fantastic holiday deals and activities regardless of when they choose to visit.


    Travelling to Cottesloe from the UK


    Travelling to Cottesloe from the UK is a relatively simple process, as numerous airlines such as British Airways, Qantas and Malaysia Airlines offer flights to Perth departing from both Heathrow and London City Airports. Once in Perth holiday makers may choose to take a taxi, train or bus, or to rent a car, in order to cover the 12km between themselves and their beautiful Cottesloe beachside holiday home.

    Activities and attractions in and around Cottesloe

    Are you searching for attractions to see during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Cottesloe a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Royal Fremantle Golf Club (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
    • Perth Zoo (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
    • Jacobs Ladder (6 mi / 9.6 km)
    • Adventure World (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
    • Belmont Racecourse (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
    • Hamersley Public Golf Course (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)

    Seasonal weather averages in Cottesloe

    If you're planning a holiday around warm-weather activities, February, January, March and December are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 31°F.

    Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Cottesloe

    Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Cottesloe is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • City Beach (4 mi / 6.5 km)
    • Kings Park and Botanic Garden (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
    • Cottesloe Beach (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
    • Hyde Park (7.5 mi / 12 km)
    • Leighton Beach (2 mi / 3.3 km)
    • Port Beach (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)