Destination guide

Experience Fremantle in holiday homes to rent

A port city steeped in intriguing history, Fremantle is known for its maritime attractions, Victorian architecture and remnants of the former British penal colony here. Whether you’re travelling with friends, family or on your own, you’ll find endless opportunities for fun and adventure near Fremantle holiday homes to rent.


Historic sites near Fremantle pet-friendly accommodation

History buffs will love the historic sites and attractions in Fremantle. Holiday homes can be found near places like Fremantle Prison, a former jail with cultural exhibits on convict life, and the Round House, a historic 19th-century prison with tours and exhibits. Other options include the WA Maritime Museum, a waterfront museum with a submarine tour and iconic vessels, and the WA Shipwrecks Museum, a collection of military supply buildings with artefacts related to shipwrecks. History and military enthusiasts may also enjoy the Army Museum of Western Australia, an artillery barracks with exhibits on military history dating back to the colonial period.

Things to do

Things to do near Fremantle holiday rentals

Fremantle is packed with unique attractions for a once-in-a-lifetime holiday experience. Holiday rentals can be found near attractions like the Statue of Bon Scott, a bronze sculpture depicting the late Australian icon and former lead singer of rock band AC/DC, and Bathers Beach, a former whaling beach with archaeological sites. You could also visit the Japingka Aboriginal Art gallery, which showcases paintings and artwork from native artists, and the South Mole Lighthouse, a vibrant green tower on a narrow jetty with scenic views.

Day trips

Best excursions near Fremantle holiday homes

Fremantle has a lot of attractions of its own, but it’s also close enough to Perth for a fun-filled day trip from your holiday accommodation. Perth boasts such attractions as Swan Valley, a historic wine and food region with tasting rooms, river cruises and gourmet shops, and Kings Park and Botanic Garden, an expansive parkland with honour avenues and historic memorials among beautifully landscaped areas. You could also visit the Perth Zoo, a charming wildlife park with animal exhibits and behind-the-scenes tours, or Penguin Island, a site known for its native population of little penguins, the smallest known penguin species.

Food & drink 

Regional delicacies to try in Fremantle

Western Australia is among the most biologically diverse regions in the world, offering a local cuisine that’s a fusion of fresh local flavours, succulent seafood and world-class wines. Several wine regions are found throughout the state, as are boutique breweries with craft beers. The prize of Western Australia is its black truffles, a coveted seasonal delicacy. If you want to experience the rich flavours of Western Australia on your trip to Fremantle, just visit a restaurant, cafe or bar near your holiday accommodation.

Good for couples

Romantic holiday accommodation in Fremantle

If you want a romantic holiday, Fremantle has an array of experiences for the perfect couple’s getaway. Romantic holiday rentals can be found near places like High Street, a vibrant area with historic landmarks, art museums and shops, and the Tourist Wheel Fremantle, a towering Ferris wheel that offers spectacular views of the city. You could also visit St Patrick's Basilica, a magnificent and historic Roman Catholic church with dramatic architectural features, or Booyeembara Park, a serene park with grassy areas and ponds. Art lovers will enjoy museums and galleries such as the Moores Building with its contemporary art exhibits and the Fremantle Arts Centre with its gothic architecture and displays of artwork.

Where to stay near Fremantle?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 879 holiday rentals near Fremantle. From 510 Condos/Apartments to 234 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Fremantle is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Fremantle? offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Fremantle. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Fremantle Fishing Boat Harbour: 1,177 holiday rentals
  • Fremantle Prison: 1,186 holiday rentals
  • Round House: 1,178 holiday rentals
  • Fremantle Markets: 1,184 holiday rentals
  • Fremantle Arts Centre: 1,183 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Fremantle 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 Fremantle?

Yes, of course. offers 510 Condos/Apartments in Fremantle. Our other popular types of Fremantle holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 234 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 19 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 50 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Fremantle?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 187 holiday homes with pool available in Fremantle. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.