Fremantle Prison YHA

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Private kitchen

Overview of Fremantle Prison YHA

Fremantle Prison YHA

2.0 star property
Perth hostel in historical district

9,0/10 Superb

117 verified guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Parking available
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Laundry facilities
6A The Terrace, Fremantle, WA, 6160
Main amenities
  • Near the beach
  • Self parking
  • Air conditioning
  • Garden
  • Library
  • Vending machine
  • Self-serve laundry
  • Meeting room
  • Picnic area
  • Luggage storage
  • Limited hour front desk
  • Tour/ticket assistance
Cleaning & safety
  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In Fremantle
  • Cottesloe Beach - 15 min drive
  • Fiona Stanley Hospital - 16 min drive
  • Kings Park and Botanic Garden - 19 min drive
  • Scarborough Beach - 19 min drive
  • Crown Perth - 29 min drive
  • RAC Arena - 19 min drive
  • Elizabeth Quay - 20 min drive
  • Optus Stadium - 30 min drive

Getting around

  • Perth Airport (PER) - 27 min drive
  • North Fremantle Station - 5 min drive
  • Mosman Park Victoria Street Station - 7 min drive
  • Fremantle Station - 11 min walk

About this property

Fremantle Prison YHA

Hostel in the heart of Fremantle
A garden, a library, and laundry facilities are just a few of the amenities provided at Fremantle Prison YHA. Guests can connect to free WiFi in public areas.
You'll also find perks like:
  • Self parking (surcharge), luggage storage, and tour/ticket assistance
  • A vending machine
  • Guest reviews speak highly of the location
Room features
All 98 rooms offer comforts such as air conditioning.



Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property

Safety measures

Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 98 rooms


  • Check-in time from 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is 10 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • If you are planning to arrive after 8:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed
  • Service animals welcome


  • Free WiFi in public areas


  • Onsite self parking (AUD 20 per day)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas

Property amenities

What to do

  • Beach nearby

Working away

  • Meeting room


  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage


  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Library


  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking


  • English

Room amenities

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning

Freshen up

  • Shower only

Fees & policies


  • Self parking costs AUD 20 per day

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Guests are provided with hand sanitizer and cashless payment methods are available for all transactions.


This property does not have elevators.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Also known as

Fremantle Prison YHA Hostel
Prison YHA Hostel
Fremantle Prison YHA
Prison YHA
Fremantle Prison YHA Fremantle
Fremantle Prison YHA Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
Fremantle Prison YHA Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Fremantle

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Overall score and ratings






Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities



10/10 Exceptional

2-night business trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Aimee, 4-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Interesting Place to Stay
Love that they transformed part of the prison into a hostel. Everything was great. Wish the wifi can be better haha
3-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Loved yha fremantle
Great location, nice, and not far from town. Will come back for sure
Tal, 2-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Angela, 1-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

We had a great stay at freo prison, it was an amazing experience, the room was clean and tidy and the staff were friendly. Reasonable price.
Jessie, 1-night trip with friends
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8/10 Very good

1-night romance trip
Verified Wotif guest review

8/10 Very good

Unique experience staying in the old prison. Check out time was10am and no staff till 10am, so if you want to check out earlier or need assistance from staff, need to ring via phone at the reception.
2-night romance trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Derek, 14-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

All good
It was handy to were we need to be
3-night family trip
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