See what a car hire is worth in the great city of Perth

A family enjoying roadtrip

  • For the most convenient Perth holiday, having a hire car will ensure you get to where you want to be.
  • We can also assist you with a booking a car from the Perth Airport.  Click Here to do that.
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Where should I stay in Perth?

Don’t know where to stay when you arrive in Perth? Here are some accommodation ideas.  Let us know if you have any suggestions that we could add to our list to help others find the perfect accommodation when they book a rental car in Perth. Also note that when you book your accommodation mention you will have a hire car so they can inform you about the parking options.

Duxton Hotel Perth – With an impressive 5 stars behind it, the Duxton is located on St George’s Terrace. Whether you need a conference room to go with your accommodation or if you are just wishing to stay somewhere that is conveniently located in the CBD, the Duxton will surely supply you with the comforts that you would expect from a 5 star hotel.

Rydges Perth – Located on the corner of Hay and King Street, the Rydges offers a variety of rooms depending on the budget and comfort that you are after.  Indulge yourself or choose to stay comfortably.

Metro Hotel Perth – Boasting views of the Swan River and the Darling Ranges, Metro Hotel Perth is a beautiful place with all the comforts you could want. Located in South Perth it is a good place to base yourself if you find that you will be doing business more to the south.

Criterion Hotel – Refurbished in 1996, stay here and see the old and the new blend together to make perfection.  It is one of the oldest buildings in Perth and the owners respect the conservation efforts and celebrate the art deco era, when the building was first built.  It is  like going back in time without having to sacrifice modern amenities.

Eat, Drink and enjoy yourself.  Here are some ideas to consider.

Check out these ideas of places to eat in Perth.

Frasers – Offering awesome views of the Swan River, Frasers is open seven days a week for lunch and dinner. You can also drop in on the weekends and public holidays to taste the Buffet Breakfast. Proudly utilizing local produce in the kitchen, Frasers is definitely a good place to wine and dine in Perth.

Restaurant Amuse – You must make reservations to enjoy a meal at Amuse! It is a popular restaurant and offers a varied menu to what you would usually expect. Located on Bronte Street, you may be best to find parking for the hire car anywhere in the area as onsite parking is not always available.

mr munchies sushi

Mr Munchies Sushi – Sushi lovers beware! You may love the sushi here so much you will never leave! With the option of making your own sushi, this is a dining experience to write home about. Finding parking here is easy, just use the street parking and rest assured that this will be a night to remember.

Globe – Food/Wine/Coffee – located on Mill Street, it is a great place to meet and eat in the CBD.

Perth is an interesting place to visit and with the location alone you really feel like you’ve left the country and traveled to a secluded part of the world. The city itself does however, offer you everything that you would expect from a capital city in Australia. Our cheap hire cars will give you the advantage of being able to escape the city life and explore the surrounding region at your own pace.

Perth: Meeting Art

Photos on the wall at Perth Centre Photography

Perth Centre of Photography – Being the only dedicated photography gallery it is an art lovers haven. Free entry makes this not only a thought-provoking and cultural experience but also a pocket-friendly one.

Artbar – Located at the Art Gallery of Western Australia, the success of Artbar continues after its first two sold out seasons. Make sure you become an Artbar subscriber before you visit Perth for its brand new series of after-dark events. Food and drinks are also available for purchase but only using a cash bar. Ticket prices in this art gallery vary on the artist and the event held.

What is so exciting about Perth?

 Perth has a range of heritage buildings and attractions and the parks and gardens are a great place to sit and relax while you enjoy the Mediterranean climate that Perth offers. With the coastline as your playground, you can enjoy water activities and seaside adventures, and with the white sandy beaches offering crisp rolling blue waves, you are sure to get the thumbs up from the family.

Surfing, jet skiing, boating and fishing are all popular past times and you can jump on a ferry or cruise to explore Rottnest Island, Fremantle or Swan Valley. Unlike Sydney on the other side of the continent, in Perth you are able to enjoy the delights that is a sunset on a cool summers day, disappearing into the horizon on the ocean. So hop into your cheap car rental, get yourself down to that shoreline, gaze over the ocean and you might be lucky enough to appreciate the full extent of it’s beauty .

Perth offers a fantastic nightlife!

 When the sun goes down, the Perth City comes alive. There are many bars and pubs where you can catch up with family and friends and enjoy a glass of wine or cold beer, or you can experience one of the many restaurants and cafes on offer. So whether it’s a family night out or an intimate dinner for two, you are sure to find something that will suit your needs and with many places offering al fresco dining you can enjoy the local cuisine outdoors.

If you fashion yourself as a bit of an adventurer hop into your cheap car rental and head south to Fremantle and enjoy the cosmopolitian that is Fremantle and the river side walk paths, absolutely stunning on the first sighting.

 So why not plan your trip to Perth before you arrive so you can maximise your time spent there and take in all the sights and activities. Like most things to do with holidays, the sooner you book your Perth rental car, the more money you could potentially save!