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Starry Nights and Seaside Sunsets: Swoon-Worthy Romantic Retreats in WA

Send sparks flying.

Imagine whisking away your loved one on a romantic journey through the stunning landscapes of Western Australia. With its rugged coastlines and charming vineyards, this region is a treasure trove of romantic hideaways waiting to be discovered.

Whether you’re a local looking for a weekend escape or a visitor eager to explore, there’s no shortage of enchanting experiences and intimate getaways to mark on your calendar this year.

From lazy days on the beach to exploring the timeless beauty of Kimberley’s landscapes, Western Australia offers a diverse range of adventures that will not only reignite the spark in your relationship but also deepen your connection with each other.

Whether you’re celebrating a special occasion or simply craving some quality time together, these destinations are guaranteed to infuse your romance with a touch of magic.

We consider ourselves hopeless romantics here at WHO so have done the digging to find the most swoon-worthy escapes in WA to add to your must-visit list. Read on and book away lovebirds! 

The best romantic getaways to book in Western Australia in 2024 

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Art Series – The Adnate

900 Hay Street, Perth CBD

Start your adventure off strong in the state capital of Perth. With endless activities, restaurants, bars, and beaches to visit, you’ll be spoiled for choice when it comes to filling your days. Rest your head after a long day of painting the town red with a stay at The Adnate, located in the heart of Perth CBD.

This stylish hotel is packed full of stunning art pieces by Australian street artist Matt Adnate that adorn the walls, and the amenities provided make it the perfect luxury stay for a trip to Perth. Take a dip in the outdoor pool or head down to the restaurant, BAHA, for a Caribbean-inspired feast.

Key features:

  • Fitness centre with modern equipment 
  • Buffet breakfast available 
  • Stunning views

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Explorers Rest

Margaret River

If you’re a wine lover, make sure to add a trip to Margaret River to your itinerary. The region is famous for its endless wineries and local produce to test and try out for yourself, as well as its pristine beaches and breathtaking Indigenous history and culture.

This wellness escape is the perfect place to unwind and unplug away from cityscapes while still having access to the best amenities and indulgences around. Surround yourself with birdsong and nature while you sauna, bushwalk, and swim your way to rejuvenation. It’s the perfect place for a busy, bustling couple to escape to and reconnect.

Key features:

  • Sauna 
  • Dedicated workspace with wifi 
  • Pets allowed

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Warders Hotel

19 Henderson Street, Fremantle

For the foodie couple, just a stone’s throw south of Perth lies Fremantle, a vibrant port city teeming with street markets, eclectic boutiques, and rich maritime history awaiting exploration. Meander through Fremantle Market, tantalising your taste buds with delectable street food, then unwind with a refreshing dip in the crystalline waters of Bather’s Beach.

Retreat to Warders Hotel, your haven of comfort and sophistication after a day of exploring. Luxuriate in the elegantly appointed rooms, each a sanctuary of style and relaxation. Cap off your day with a nightcap at the hotel’s bar, savouring the ambience before drifting off into a restful slumber.

Key features: 

  • Less than one kilometre from Bather’s Beach 
  • Flat-screen TV in the room for entertainment 
  • Hotel offers dining at their restaurant

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Cate The Tiny Cabin

Myrup, Esperance

For a coastal getaway take a weekend trip to this adorable tiny cabin located 15 minutes from the town of Esperance on Western Australia’s south coast. The area is surrounded by stunning beaches with brilliant white sand and bright blue waters and if you’re lucky you can spot the local sealife like fur seals and sea lions as they play. 

This cabin is surrounded by olive trees and is an off-the-grid escape from a busy life. Take your favourite books, stock up on local wine and produce as you drive there and curl up in front of the fire pit for a romantic escape like never before. 

Key features: 

  • Free parking on the premises 
  • Private hot tub 
  • Stocked kitchen

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Losari Retreat

498 Osmington Road, Margaret River Town

Sometimes all your relationship calls for is some time to relax in each other’s presence. Relax you will during a stay at Losari Retreat, surrounded by national parks and just 10 10-minute drive from Margaret River’s town centre you will feel private and secluded yet still in the middle of the action. 

Walk the property’s stunning gardens or take a hike in the surrounding bushland before returning for an evening spent in the hot tub, a glass of wine in hand and local artisanal snacks. 

Key features:

  • All apartments offer a fully equipped kitchen
  • Some rooms offer a hot tub 
  • Surrounded by farm life and local animals 

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Blu Peter Penthouse

North Coogee, South Fremantle

Indulge in the serene coastal charm of South Fremantle with a stay at this luxurious penthouse apartment in North Coogee. Perfect for couples seeking a beachside escape, immerse yourselves in picturesque beach views as you lounge on the hammock, book in hand, or stroll down to Catherine Point for a romantic swim.

Unwind in the privacy of your large private spa or bask in the sunshine on the expansive deck area, complete with a BBQ and comfortable lounge seating. Should you want to venture out, you’re just a short drive from vibrant Fremantle, with an array of amenities at your fingertips. Whether you choose to luxuriate indoors or explore the coastal wonders nearby, this penthouse offers the ultimate seaside retreat.

Key features:

  • Beach access and shared pool 
  • Private hot tub 
  • Breath-taking views

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