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Rottnest Island, WA, Australia
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Rottnest Island, WA, Australia
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Cheapest month:October
Most expensive month:February
Average price in Rottnest Island:$244/night
Cheapest price found:$88/night
Cheapest day:Monday
Most expensive day:Tuesday
$135 - $404
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
$122 - $311
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

Where to stay in Rottnest Island

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About Rottnest Island

Ringed by white sandy beaches and secluded coves, Rottnest Island is a national reserve located offshore from Perth. It’s renowned for its population of quokkas, a very friendly marsupial, as well as being home to colonies of sea lions and southern fur seals.

Things to do in Rottnest Island

Join one of the free guided walking tours of Rottnest Island to discover more about its natural and human history. Encounter the unique birdlife of the island and witness its endemic tree species. You’ll likely see a quokka or two, so be ready to photograph these perpetually happy animals.

Climb the trail that leads to the Wadjemup Lighthouse, which stands at the centre of Rottnest Island. It was the first stone lighthouse built in Western Australia and offers incredible 360-degree coastal views.

Follow one of the Wadjemup Bidi walking trails that take you across the spectacular coastal headlands and lakes of Rottnest Island. Visit the remnants of coastal defence systems, guns and tunnels from World War II, then “walk on water” across the Lakes Boardwalk.

Want to explore beneath the surface? Go snorkelling along one of the underwater trails at Little Salmon Bay or Parker Point. If you prefer to stay dry, jump aboard a semi-submersible vessel to witness the corals, fish and rays that call Rottnest home.

Getting there

Rottnest Island is a 25-minute ferry ride from Fremantle, with air-conditioned buses providing a hop-on-hop-off service around the island. You can also explore on foot or by bicycle, with plenty of designated trails.

Facts about staying in Rottnest Island

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  • What is the best place on Rottnest Island, Western Australia, for bars and restaurants?

    Most of the restaurants, bars and cafes on Rottnest Island are located in the island’s city centre. If you want to enjoy a cafe in the area known for its coffee and pastries, you should take a trip to The Lane Cafe. This cafe is a popular favourite for locals and tourists. Some popular restaurants located in Rottnest Island’s city centre include Aristos Waterfront Restaurant and Hotel Rottnest. They have a scenic view of the ocean. Rottnest Island can also be a fun place for a night out. The island’s popular bars include Isola Bar e Cibo, Gov’s Sports Bar, Courthouse Bar and Riva Restaurant. Many great Rottnest Island hotels are within walking distance of these restaurants, bars and cafes; one such hotel is Hotel Rottnest. Here, amenities and services you can enjoy include a conference room, banquet facilities, a bar, restaurant and satellite TV.

  • What is the best place for a family holiday on Rottnest Island?

    Rottnest Island has many great attractions for the family to enjoy. One of the best things about Rottnest Island is the many beaches; some of the more popular include The Basin, Salmon Bay, Geordie Bay and West End. This island is also known for its underwater snorkel trails, which you can do at Salmon Bay and Parker Point. If you want to enjoy some land activities for the family, you should spend some time at the Rottnest Museum; you can learn all about the history of the island and the marine life. Some great family hotels on Rottnest Island include Karma Rottnest and Discovery Rottnest Island. At Karma Rottnest, located in the city centre, you will find a spa, restaurant, babysitting services, family rooms, entertainment staff, a garden and kids’ meals. At Discovery Rottnest Island, you can enjoy facilities and services like an outdoor pool, cots, a garden, complimentary breakfast, kids’ meals and family rooms.

  • What are the best things to do and see on Rottnest Island?

    Rottnest Island has much to see and do. One of the island's most popular outdoor activities is hiking, and there are many guided tours available. During these hikes, you can expect to see all the island offers and, of course, some of its many beaches. There are also many historical attractions that you can take a trip to. These include Lomas Cottage, the Salt Store, Vincent Way and the Pilot Boat House. Rottnest Island accommodation is close to these historical attractions, including the Rottnest Island Authority resort. Amenities and services you can find here include cash machines, picnic areas, a beauty salon, laundry facilities, family rooms and a tour desk.

  • What are the best places to stay for Wadjemup Lighthouse on Rottnest Island?

    Wadjemup Lighthouse is located in the centre of Rottnest Island and has a panoramic view of the entire land mass. For this site, some of the best hotels are located in the main city centre. It will not take long for you to travel to Wadjemup Lighthouse from there, as the island is small. Some of the best places to stay for this attraction include Hotel Rottnest and Discovery Rottnest Island.

  • What are the best hotels in Rottnest Island?

    One of the most popular hotels in Rottnest Island is Samphire Rottnest, which has been reviewed by 758 users and currently has a rating of 8.9/10. Other top-rated locations include Discovery Resorts - Rottnest Island, with a score of 8.4 from 1,727 reviewers.

  • What is the cheapest month to book a hotel in Rottnest Island?

    The cheapest month to book a hotel in Rottnest Island is October ($135). Conversely, the most expensive month to stay in Rottnest Island is December ($491).

  • What is the cheapest day to book a hotel in Rottnest Island?

    The cheapest day to stay in Rottnest Island is Sunday ($122). On the other hand, travelers can expect to pay the most on Monday, when the average nightly price is $311.

  • What are some other cities to stay in when visiting Western Australia?

    In addition to Rottnest Island, travelers opt to visit Perth when visiting Western Australia. Mandurah is also a popular choice to visit.

  • How many hotels are there in Rottnest Island?

    In total, there are 4 hotels to choose from in Rottnest Island, compared to 7,989 properties in Western Australia.

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