Do you want to get away from home, but haven’t got time to travel? That’s OK! Perth has some amazing kid friendly hotels and resorts where you can escape the housework, and spend quality time with your family! Book a weekend away in the city, Swan Valley or by the beach to explore somewhere new or simply laze by the pool. See the Buggybuddys guide to the best family friendly accommodation for a Perth family staycation:
City and Inner Perth Family Staycation
Crown Metropol is the perfect year-round hotel for a family break! You can enjoy all the brilliant facilities of the Crown Perth complex, as well as having a dip in the pool! You’ll have a hard time getting kids out of the epic lagoon pool and they will love the waterslides and kids water play area. Inside, there’s another pool – a big tick for winter stay-cays, a kids room packed with games, toys and more. There’s even bikes to hire, for a ride up to the Stadium adventure playgrounds! Read the Buggybuddys review here.
Find Crown Metropol at Crown Entertainment Complex, Great Eastern Highway, Burswood.
If you’re enjoying a weekend in the city, the Holiday Inn welcomes kids with open arms. On arrival, kids are given an activity pack and the staff are so good with children too. Book a family suite, which has a separate twin room for the kids, including their own TV and desk. The adjoined Ivy and Jack restaurant caters for kids with a delicious menu too. Read the Buggybuddys review here.
Find Holiday Inn at 778/788 Hay St, Perth.
Looking for a luxe treat for the entire family? Kids will never want to leave Crown Towers! They’ll love the novelty of watching TV in the bath and be mesmerised by curtains opening at the touch of a tablet. The amazing pool is where you’ll want to spend your time relaxing, while the kids swim or play foosball in the games area. Epicurean is where EPIC buffet breakfasts will be found! Read the Buggybuddys review here.
Find Crown Towers at Crown Entertainment Complex, Great Eastern Highway, Burswood.
On the Swan River, Crowne Plaza is a good spot for an active Perth family staycation. As well as boasting a rooftop pool, the hotel is positioned well to explore the city and river. Bikes are available for complimentary hire, and ride to a playground, East Perth or Elizabeth Quay. You can even borrow a soccer ball from concierge to have a kick about over the road at Langley Park! Read the Buggybuddys review here.
Find Crowne Plaza at 54 Terrace Rd, East Perth.
A little bit further away – Coastal and Swan Valley
Found a short stroll from the bustling Dolphin Quay, Seashells Mandurah offers luxury self-catered apartments. This gives you all the comfort and relaxation of a hotel stay, along with all the practical touches of home. The ocean view apartments offer separate bedrooms and bathrooms, as well as a fantastic pool, spa and tennis court. Perfect for a get away close to home. Read the Buggybuddys review here.
Find Seashells Mandurah at 16 Dolphin Drive, Mandurah.
The Vines Resort
Enjoy a holiday in the Swan Valley! The Vines Resort is ideal for a family break, close to home. Spend your days exploring the attractions of the Swan Valley, or make the most of the hotel’s fantastic facilities – there’s swimming pools, a playground and even an excellent mini golf course! Read the Buggybuddys review here.
Find The Vines at Verdelho Drive, The Vines.
Check out Scarborough’s transformation and book a break at Rendezvous. The iconic hotel is found in the heart of the new foreshore area – right opposite the wonderful whale adventure playground and skate park. Laze by the hotel’s tropical pool, dine in its restaurant or head out to explore cafes, the beach pool or take a family stroll on the sand! Read the Buggybuddys review here.
Find Rendezvous at 148 The Esplanade, Scarborough.
Hillarys Harbour Resort
Self-cater in style at Hillarys Harbour Resort. This spot, found opposite AQWA, is a great base for exploring Hillary’s Boat Harbour and the northern beaches – even for taking a day trip to Rottnest on the ferry! The well maintained resort also offers a pool and is just footsteps from the shark-net protected Sorrento Beach. Read the Buggybuddys review here.
Find Hillarys Harbour Resort at 68 Southside Drv, Hillays Boat Harbour, Hillarys.
The Tradewinds Hotel
Found in East Fremantle, the Tradewinds Hotel is within close proximity to many attractions. The Swan River and brilliant Tuckfield Playground is also close by. Look out for their family friendly packages which have included a 2 bed apartment set up with a teepee and board games, as well as complimentary in-house movies with popcorn. And the kids will love the pool tool. Read the Buggybuddys review here.
Find The Tradewinds Hotel at 1 Sewell St, East Fremantle.
Quality Resort Sorrento Beach
If you love a beach holiday, but don’t want to drive too far or fly overseas, stay opposite Sorrento Beach at the Quality Resort. The whole family will easily fit into one of their three bedroom apartments. And if the ocean is a little rough, that’s ok! Quality Resort Sorrento Beach also has a swimming pool and heated spa. Read the Buggybuddys review here.
Find Quality Resort Sorrento Beach at 1 Padbury Circle, Sorrento.
Other places to book a Perth family staycation
City & Inner Perth
Sebel East Perth
Mantra on Hay
Pier 21 Fremantle
Where do you like to have a Perth family staycation? Let us know if we have missed somewhere in the comments below!
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