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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We chose the Esplanade because of the location and views of a friend. We had no problems at reception but we did see a group arrive and their reception process was slow due to only one person at the desk. We also noticed other occasions when the single desk person was under pressure to cope, however the reception staff were... More 

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Stayed while on courses in Fremantle. The esplanade has always been the handy spot for staying in the area. Rooms are ok and some could do with a renovation. Staff are nice and the bar and restaurant always available.

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Sandhurst, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

An oasis of calm in busy Freemantle. Enjoy a beer or a wine by the pool and a freshly made pizza or other foods if you're hungry. Attentive, friendly staff and you can go for a swim if you want to. I recommend a visit to the poolside bar. .

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Kent, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Great hotel good value for money, Tavis the duty manager particularly helpful. Some of the rooms are rather tired and need updating. The breakfast is amazing loads of choice and plenty of it. Lovely pools shame they look onto the car park but it's disguised well. Great location would stay again.

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Thank 288geri
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9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The best place stay in Freo 🍷🍻🏊‍♀️. Since Ridges took over 3 or 4 years ago it's an even better hotel. Location to shops, museums, cinemas and restaurants is easy walking. There are many types of rooms in this very large three story hotel 😋 90 per cent excellent all with new "ridges beds". The pools, spar and sauna were... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

When researching where to stay, we were very impressed with the photos of this hotel and the extensive renovations that had been carried out since we were last in Fremantle. The exterior certainly has kerb appeal and the reception area looks impressive, although only a token attempt had been made with the Christmas tree. A lot of effort had also... More 

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Thank Maria W
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location as a base to explore Fremantle. Staff were professional and courteous. Our room was clean, modern, well appointed with a pretty balcony. The only issue we experienced was a chaotic valet parking system. There were cars completely blocking the entrance to the hotel so no-one could drive through for drop off or pickups. When we returned to collect... More 

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Thank Tania C
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Functions and events team are rude and not trained. Would not host an event there. Food average and staff are very authorotative. Accomodation very average but yet the cost is very high. Not a pleasant experience.

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Brisbane, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a pleasant 2 night stay in Freemantle and found the Esplande Hotel very convienent to the main eating areas as well as the Dock side fro a trip to Rottnest. Room was spacious and clean. Free wifi is great but found it difficult to use, maybe just me.

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Tasmania
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Esplanade is a great conference venue. The food is very good and the conference rooms are well set up. Some of the accomodation does need a GPS to find them as they are a long way from reception and views of a car park are less than desirable. The rooms, however, are very clean and well appointed and the... More 

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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
From the moment you arrive in the sweeping driveway of the Esplanade Hotel Fremantle you will feel the relaxation of being out of the hustle of a major CBD with the comfort of staying at a Rydges 4 1/2 star hotel. Holiday makers and business travellers alike will enjoy the comfortable accommodation with a variety of different styles to select from to meet your requirements. With balconies overlooking popular parklands, beautiful Fremantle or the resort pool, be pampered by selecting the two person spa as a special treat! During your stay you have full use of the resort-style leisure facilities. Take a dip in one of our two outdoor, heated swimming pools surrounded by tropical gardens, relax in one of three outdoor spas, there's also a sauna and fitness centre for your convenience. You'll be spoilt with two restaurants - the Atrium Garden Restaurant buffet and The Harbour Master featuring tapas, grill and local seafood - and two bars including Marine Lounge Bar and the Ball & Chain with craft beer on tap and great pub grub. The Esplanade Hotel - by Rydges is ideally located in the heart of cosmopolitan Fremantle within walking distance to famous markets, museums, art galleries, Fishing Boat Harbour, beaches, unique shops, nightlife, restaurants and bars. Awards: 2015 Management Team Award - Australian Hotels Association WA Awards Marketed Accommodation Hotel Award - Australian Hotels Association WA Awards 2015 & 2014 Excellence in Hospitality - Fremantle Business Awards 2014 Redeveloped Accommodation Hotel Award - Australian Hotels Association WA Awards ... more   less 

Additional Information about Esplanade Hotel Fremantle - by Rydges

Address: Cnr Marine Terrace & Essex Street, Fremantle, Western Australia 6160, Australia
Region: Australia > Western Australia > Greater Perth > Fremantle
Price Range: €128 - €225 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Esplanade Hotel Fremantle - by Rydges 4.5*
Number of rooms: 300
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“Request a pool view room as some are roadside”
 of 5 bubbles AlanH48, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Our room overlooked the pool area at the back of the hotel so was quiet, although we could hear the guests staying next door”
 of 5 bubbles mariaw2013, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Very unexpericenced staff, lack of training and rude. Make you feel very unwelcome”
 of 5 bubbles Krigspolsky, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The cheaper rooms have a better view!”
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