With the warm weather firmly here, it's time to enjoy the best of the coast!
We reckon Perth's beaches are second to none, and with so much gorgeous coastline, how could you resist making the most of it? From relaxing beachside to kiteboarding, working on your tan to working your core, and frolicking with dolphins to getting your choco eclair fix, there's so much to see and do around the coast besides admiring the stunning views (although, who could ever tire of that?)
Of course, with such endless fun on offer, a #perthstaycation is the way to go for spring memories to last a lifetime. Exploring Perth's coastline in spring is a total delight; with a wide range of Stay and Play in Perth offers in full swing, you can make the most of a whole lotta mid-week promotions to live your #bestlife and save your hard-earned dollars for that gorgeous new swimsuit you’ll be rocking at the beach.
Without further ado, let's get electronically exploring by travelling down the coast together, in search of the best bargains to be found in everyone's favourite coastal paradise.
Gorgeous beaches, fabulous boutique shopping, abundant marine life and of course those legendary namesake sunsets - what more could one want? The seemingly endless pristine, glorious coastline is just picture-perfect, and the outdoorsy laid-back beach culture makes it a great place to get away.
For your Sunset Coast staycation needs, we've got some fab midweek offers! Firstly, relax and rejuvenate at the award-winning Joondalup Resort with their Stay & Play - $229 in a Deluxe Room deal. Enjoy an overnight stay for two, Sunday to Thursday, with a late checkout (12pm), a complimentary bottle of wine in the room and full breakfast for two, as well as 1 round of 18 holes of golf (including a cart, so you can focus all your energy on the game). Tres romantic! Just enter the promo code STAYPLAY when booking online or call 08 9400 8888. Additional rounds of golf can be purchased at time of booking for $70pp.
While you're enjoying the Sunset Coast, you won't want to miss a truly unique experience that will make you appreciate the water in a whole new way: a 2-hour Whale Watching Cruise courtesy of Rottnest Fast Ferries, who are offering 20% off their Sunday cruises until 29 November 2020. A certified marine biologist from AQWA will be on-board providing live commentary as you get front and centre to experience the whales, capturing spectacular close up photographs of these majestic creatures on their migration along WA's coastline. Just use the coupon code DP20 at checkout when you book. You'll have a whale of a time!
Once you're finished discovering the best of the ocean, you can also explore the universe - yes, you read that right! The Gravity Discovery Centre and Observatory is offering a mid-week 20% discount, so head on in and ponder the big questions of the universe. Climb the Leaning Tower of Gingin, made famous by YouTube sensation 'How Ridiculous', and adventure along the Solar System Walk. Just use code MWSP01 when booking to receive a 20% discount on entry, Sunday - Thursday until 31 December 2020.
The ultimate in eclectic and unique, our port city Fremantle has something for everyone - from exceptional coffee and cakes, to rich arts, culture and heritage… and of course, fish and chips. With a ton of fun on offer, you'll want to stay the night (or two, or three, or more!) and really experience the vibe. Fortunately, we've got you covered with these fab Freo finds.
Be. Fremantle is offering a mid-week special: stay for 2 nights at selected apartments from Sunday to Thursday until 30 November 2020, and receive 20% off! They offer a wide selection of well appointed, spacious apartments situated in the famous Fishing Boat Harbour precinct, a short stroll to the main strip of Fremantle. Settle into your private piece of waterfront paradise, and take in the views! Head over here for more info and to book.
The gorgeously historic Esplanade Hotel Fremantle by Rydges is ideally located in the heart of vibrant Fremantle within easy walking distance to major attractions, markets, museums, art galleries, beaches, shopping, restaurants and nightlife. They've got an awesome Love Freo mid-week deal, with 20% off Best Rate including complimentary breakfast per person for bookings Sunday - Thursday until 30 November 2020, for stays until 30 June 2021 (no cancellation fees). Remember to quote Destination Perth when booking to receive 20% off food and beverage, complimentary upgrade and welcome drink.
With such perfect deals to start your Fremantle #staycation, you're perfectly situated to enjoy everything we love about Freo! And yes, we've got some fab offers on mid-week adventures too. Visit the cellar door at Wandering Distillery Monday to Thursday for a tasting, mention Destination Perth when you book online and receive a 10% discount or a free Wandering Distillery Gin Glass with any purchase of a 700ml bottle of gin.
And if that whale watching we mentioned earlier piqued your interest, good news: we have a whale watching deal departing from Fremantle on offer! Join the Pod and learn the language of the whales this spring, and receive 10% off your experience when travelling Sunday - Thursday with Whale Watch Western Australia. Enjoy the luxe vessel, rest assured with a 100% sighting guarantee, and listen to live and educational commentary ensuring that your tour is more than just an experience, it's an education! Use promo code STAYANDPLAY when booking.
Known as Perth's marine paradise for good reason, you'll find so many reasons to enjoy life in and around the water here - from penguin-spotting to scuba-diving, swimming with dolphins to kiteboarding, and a whole lot more. (Also, and this is less known, purveyors of awesome wine!)
Quest Rockingham has a special midweek welcome sorted to help you rediscover Rockingham: receive 15% off their Best Flexible Rate when booking with the promo code StayPlay, for stays Sunday - Thursday until 31 January 2021 (subject to availability). Only a short stroll to Rockingham Foreshore, cafes, restaurants, and bars, Quest Rockingham is such a great place to Stay and Play locally!
If you're looking for a beachside bargain with plenty of character that makes you nostalgic for your own childhood holidays, you’ll absolutely love the Cee and See Caravan Park. Situated in an idyllic oceanfront location, they have 32 powered and unpowered sites, 7 self-contained chalets, and beautifully presented amenities. For your best midweek life, stay in a 1 or 2 Bedroom Self-Contained Chalet or Powered/Unpowered Van Site between Sunday - Thursday and receive a 20% discount with late 12 pm checkout! Use the promo code Stay and Play when booking.
And now for serious adventure time! Perth Wildlife Encounters is offering a 15% off Weekday Special on their Dolphin, Penguin & Sea Lion 60 minute cruise, using the promo code destinationperth15 when you book Sunday - Thursday until 30 November 2020. Tickets include return ferries, Penguin Discovery Centre entry and a 60 minute cruise around the legendary Shoalwater Marine Park spotting plenty of wildlife including rare Australian Sea Lions, Bottlenose Dolphins, Ospreys, Whistling Kites and the local (and adorable) true-blue Aussie Pelicans.
Finally, for some extreme and extraordinary fun, check out West Oz Kiteboarding's Ultimate 3 Day / 6.5 Hour Kiteboarding Course, which is 15% off Sunday to Thursday, with the code SEEPERTH15 at checkout. Safety Bay is considered one of the world’s top kiteboarding spots - come have a lesson and see for yourself! Valid until the end of December 2020. Head over here for more info and to book.
No dream coastal getaway would be complete without everyone's favourite fishing village turned tourist paradise! So of course, we've secured you some ideal Peel deals. Book four nights mid-week in Holiday Cabin Accommodation or an Ensuite or Powered site to receive your first night free at Mandurah Caravan & Tourist Park, using the promo code 4THFREE when booking. Available Sunday - Thursday excluding peak times, and with a 4 night minimum.
While you're enjoying exploring this amazing area, duck down to Miami Bakehouse for some of the best savoury and sweet treats you'll ever eat! They're offering a Monday -Thursday toastalicious deal until 30 November 2020, consisting of a Gourmet Breakfast Toastie on speciality bread, a barista-coffee and an Anzac Biscuit for only $13.70. Choose from a variety of tasty flavours: Chicken, Cranberry & Cream Cheese on Seeded Sourdough, Egg, Bacon & Vegan Mayo on Organic White Sourdough, Ham, Cheese & Dijon on Turkish or Mushroom on Low-GI, plus a barista coffee and an award-winning Anzac biscuit. It's a road-trip breakfast you can feel good about!
Last but certainly not least, Mataya Eatery is your perfect spot for brunch - their delicious $48 Brunch Pack for two is available Sunday - Thursday until 30 November 2020. Check it out online and enjoy 2 bacon, egg and cheese toasted bagel; 2 large coffees; 2 cold pressed juices and 1 fresh muffin, eat in or takeaway. Mataya Eatery also hosts the Growers & Makers Market on the 1st and 3rd Sunday of each month where you can stock up on plenty of local seasonal produce - yum!
Loving the discount life? Don't forget to head over to Stay and Play in Perth for plenty more bargains to be hunted and fun to be had. Don’t wait for the weekend for the best of Perth - explore your backyard and #stayandplay this Spring!