Fremantle Prison YHA

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Fremantle Prison YHA

Winner of the 2016 & 2017 Best Rated Large YHA Backpacker's Hostel as voted by guests and 2017 Most Unique YHA Hostel award.

Experience a historical and unique stay at the Fremantle Prison YHA. Built in the 1850's it's the only accommodation in Western Australia with UNESCO World Heritage Status. If you’re feeling brave, sleep in the actual prison cells! The hostel has an additional purpose-built building with ensuited private rooms for luxurious travellers.

**FREMANTLE COLONIAL COTTAGES**

Three self contained, lovingly restored historic cottages, located on top of the hill with historic Fremantle City at your doorstep. Perfect for families, groups and friends wanting to stay somewhere special when visiting the historic maritime city of Fremantle.  

  • Accommodating up to 6 people in each of the three cottages with two bedrooms (double and bunk rooms)
  • Fully equipped kitchen/dining/lounge room
  • Outdoor patio in the back yard and relaxing veranda from which you can watch the world go by at the front of the cottage

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To book click "Cottages" when you press "Book Now". 

Shared Rooms

All shared rooms include:

  • Wi-Fi, linen, & air conditioning
  • Individual bed lights & powerpoints
  • Access to communal kitchen & games room

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  • Premium Wi-Fi
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Private Rooms

All private rooms include:

  • Wi-Fi, linen, and air conditioning
  • Access to communal kitchen & games room

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  • Premium Wi-Fi
  • Ensuites, TVs, & fridges
  • Colonial cottages 
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Facilities

  • Air Conditioning
  • Parking
  • Tour Desk
  • Television
  • Internet
  • Games Room
  • Disabled Access

Experiences

$75
per person

Rottnest Island Ferry Package Including Bike Hire

Relax and explore the beauty of Rottnest Island as you cycle around the island at your own pace. Enjoy the pristine beaches and crystal clear waters and meet the famous Quokkas! Departs from Perth or Fremantle!
$910
per person

6-Day Camping Escape Secrets of Esperance

This unique, all inclusive, camping tour takes you from Perth all the way around the South West to Esperance.
$194
per person

Wave Rock 1 Day Tour

Visit one of Australia's incredible natural monuments, Wave Rock and other epic granite formations. Hear dreamtime stories and discover Aboriginal art work and sacred sites.
$194
per person

Margaret River Day Tour from Perth

Spend a day enjoying the sights and flavors of the South West including Busselton Jetty, Mammoth Cave, Augusta, Margaret River Wineries and a Boutique Brewery.

More about Fremantle Prison YHA

Fremantle Prison YHA has all the added comfort of a modern backpacker’s hostel - a mix of private and shared rooms, free Wi-Fi, modern facilities - all within a charming historic building.

Learn about the rich history displayed throughout the hostel during your stay. World Heritage-listed Fremantle Prison was built in the 1850s with the first convicts occupying it in 1855, all the way up until 1991. The women’s division of the prison is now the Fremantle Prison YHA.

Reviews

93% customer rating, based on 1199 reviews
  • Great place, very cool to stay in a prison
    95%
    Caio N 7/05/2018
  • Absolutely loved it! Can’t wait to go back!
    100%
    Anna L 6/05/2018
  • Awesome, loved it!!
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    Sarah J 6/05/2018
  • Every time a visit worth :-)
    100%
    Wolfgang P 26/04/2018
  • Excellent location for Fremantle. Value for money for families and people on a tight budget. Good for large groups of friends. Clean rooms, friendly helpful reception staff.
    90%
    Trevor D 26/04/2018
  • Loved the experience. Convenient location. Staff so friendly and helpful.
    100%
    Andrew P 19/04/2018
  • One of the best hostels I’ve ever stayed at, and definitely the most interesting. Would highly recommend to anyone and hope to return myself.
    100%
    Rebekah B 16/04/2018
  • We like Fremantle so to be able to stay there in the prison is great! Close to the markets, pubs and anything else you might need. Great prices for accommodation in Freo!!
    100%
    Kerry H 3/04/2018
  • I love the hostel as it is just unique! You get a chance to stay in a prison!
    85%
    Ka Ki W 26/03/2018
  • Wonderful place peaceful location and everything nearby.... must visit YHA.
    98%
    David E 23/02/2018

FIND US...

Address: 6A The Terrace
Fremantle,
State: WA, 6160
Email: fremantle@yha.com.au
Phone: (+618) 9433 4305
Hostel Manager: Sean Stahlhut
Payment: MasterCard,Visa

OPENING TIMES

Hostel Open all year
Reception

7:00 am till 11:00 pm. If you are planning on arriving outside of these hours, please phone the hostel to make alternative arrangements.

Check in 1pm - 11pm
Check out until 10:00am daily

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