Destination guide

Enjoy Cottesloe from holiday homes to rent

Cottesloe is a small seaside town with big excitement in store for couples, families and single travellers. If you’re interested in holiday homes to rent near the beach, Cottesloe is an excellent spot to visit, as there are several warm, sandy beaches in the area. From holiday rentals in Cottesloe, you’ll also have quick access to the Perth city centre, which means world-class shopping and dining. Whatever way you prefer to have fun, you’ll easily find something to do in Cottesloe.


Historic sites near Cottesloe holiday homes

Immersing yourself in history is one of the best ways to have fun on a holiday in Cottesloe. A short distance from holiday homes to rent, you’ll find several fascinating historical landmarks, including the Pylon, a concrete structure off the coast of the city that was originally built in 1935 and then reconstructed after it was damaged by a storm. The Le Fanu House is another historic landmark that you may want to visit during your holiday in Cottesloe. This two-storey Queen Anne-style house was constructed between 1898 and 1900 and is a great example of the opulent beachfront homes that once filled the city.

Things to do

Attractions near your Cottesloe holiday accommodation

Cottesloe features a wide variety of exciting attractions, all of which are easily accessible from holiday rentals. Kings Park and Botanic Garden is one of the top spots to visit in the community, particularly if you want to spend some time in the sun. The masterfully landscaped park is filled with colourful flowers and lush green lawns, and the stone pathways meander by the tranquil waters of the Swan River. Fremantle Prison is another interesting attraction you may want to visit during your holiday in Cottesloe. The former stone jail now houses a museum filled with fascinating cultural exhibits dedicated to the lives of convicts. If you want an up-close view of exotic animals, you can take a tour of the Perth Zoo, which features a wide array of animal exhibits, including giraffes and lions. If you prefer ocean creatures, you can visit the AQWA: The Aquarium of Western Australia and find tanks teeming with fascinating marine life.


Spend a day on the beach near Cottesloe holiday rentals

You can have a lot of fun near your holiday rental in Cottesloe by taking a trip to one of the area’s best beaches. If you want to walk on white-sand shores, you should visit Cottesloe Beach. Not only does this beach offer spacious coastlines, but it also features some of the best surfing in Western Australia, thanks to large waves and clear waters. In addition to top-notch surfing, the crystal-blue waters are ideal for snorkelling alongside tropical fish or simply going for a leisurely afternoon swim.

How to get around

Getting to holiday rentals in Cottesloe

If you’re travelling to Cottesloe by plane, you’d usually fly into Perth Airport, which is the largest international airport serving Western Australia. The airport is just 20.3 kilometres from Cottesloe, and there are several different options for reaching your holiday accommodation. A taxi stand is available at the airport, and you can also get a car hire, which can be a good choice because it will give you the freedom to explore the city and surrounding areas at your leisure. If you decide not to hire a car, you can get around the city with ease by taking advantage of the buses and trains operated by the Public Transit Authority.

Where to stay near Cottesloe?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 928 holiday rentals near Cottesloe. From 544 Condos/Apartments to 237 Houses, find unique holiday homes 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? offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Cottesloe. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Cottesloe Beach: 1,107 holiday rentals
  • Cottesloe Surf Club: 1,118 holiday rentals
  • Cottesloe Grant Street Station: 1,117 holiday rentals
  • Cottesloe Station: 1,120 holiday rentals
  • Langley Park: 1,146 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Cottesloe listed on 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 Condos/Apartments in Cottesloe?

Yes, of course. offers 544 Condos/Apartments in Cottesloe. Our other popular types of Cottesloe holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 237 holiday houses
  • Villas: 32 holiday houses
  • Studios: 565 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Townhouses and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Cottesloe?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 198 holiday homes with pool available in Cottesloe. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.