Fremantle Prison YHA

  • Fremantle Prison YHA - Family Room
    Fremantle Prison YHA - Family Room
  • Fremantle Prison YHA - Corridor
    Fremantle Prison YHA - Corridor
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    Fremantle Prison YHA_Group
  • Fremantle Prison YHA - Dorm Room
    Fremantle Prison YHA - Dorm Room
  • Fremantle Prison YHA - Kitchen
    Fremantle Prison YHA - Kitchen
  • Fremantle Prison YHA - History
    Fremantle Prison YHA - History
  • Fremantle Prison YHA - Lawn
    Fremantle Prison YHA - Lawn
  • Fremantle Prison YHA - Exterior
    Fremantle Prison YHA - Exterior

UPDATED 22nd April 2022: Guests will no longer be required to be vaccinated when staying at YHA properties across Australia unless there is a local health order in place requiring that they should be vaccinated to stay in the style of accommodation offered by YHA. For further information on YHA’s Covid Safety, please click here

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. 

View our favourite things to do in Fremantle and beyond and book online here to ensure your trip to this epic region is extraordinary.

Free Wi-Fi at this property with High Speed Internet NBN 100Mbps Fibre Connection*

Co-living Rooms

All co-living rooms include:

Free Wi-Fi | Linen, & air conditioning | Individual bed lights & powerpoints | Access to communal kitchen & games room

Private Rooms

All private rooms include:

Free Wi-Fi | Linen | air conditioning | Access to kitchen & games room

Note: cells do not have air conditioning nor heating

Option up:

Ensuites, TVs, & fridges

Facilities

  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid Wi-Fi
  • Laundry
  • Kitchen
  • Communal Lounge
  • Outdoor area
  • BBQ
  • Free Luggage storage
  • Paid Parking
  • Air conditioning
  • Reading lights
  • Hair dryers for hire (free)
  • Postal service
  • Tour Desk
  • Cinema Room
  • Games Room
  • Internet

Experiences

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Rottnest Island Ferry Package Including Bike Hire

Enjoy the pristine beaches and crystal clear waters and meet the famous Quokkas! Choose to depart from either Perth or Fremantle!
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Wave Rock Day Tour From Perth

Travel through Australias' outback to Wave Rock; a perfect surfer's wave frozen in solid rock.
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Margaret River Day Tour From Perth

Visit one of Australia’s finest wine regions. This tour is packed with activities; breweries, wineries, Mammoth Cave, Busselton Jetty, Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse, Boranup Forest, and more!

More about Fremantle Prison YHA

Fremantle Prison YHA has all the added comfort of a modern traveller's hostel - a mix of private and co-living 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.

* COMING SOON - The Internet speed the guest will experience will be subject to Wi-Fi coverage in the building.

Our location...

YHA acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of the land on which we work, the Whadjuk peoples of the Nyoongar Nation. We acknowledge and pay our respects to Elders past, present and emerging and to the extended Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island Community.

Nyoongar Nation

Address: 6A The Terrace
Fremantle,
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State: WA, 6160
Email: stay@yha.com.au
Phone: 08 9433 4305
Hostel Manager: Mel Hiller
Payment: MasterCard,Visa

Opening Times

Hostel Open all year
Reception

10am till 8pm. If you are planning on arriving outside of these hours, please phone the hostel in advance to make alternative arrangements.

Check in 2pm - 8pm
Check out until 10:00am daily

YHA acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of Country throughout Australia. We acknowledge and pay our respects to Elders past, present, emerging and the extended Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island community.

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