Area Attractions

Akara Hotel Perth features a central location, perfect for exploring the city’s landmarks. Our hotel’s convenient location on Wellington Street, allows you to take a moment to admire the city’s beauty in a short walk towards the CBD’s main shopping precinct, Hay Street Mall. Take advantage of our city’s stunning climate with plenty of walking and cycling tracks, as well as parks and reserves all within close proximity. Appreciate unique displays at the Art Gallery of Western Australia or discover historic sites on Perth’s City ‘Historic Tram Tour’. Whether you’re traveling with family and friends, or flying solo, Akara Hotel Perth puts you in the heart of it all for your next getaway.

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Arts + Culture

Art Gallery of Western Australia

1.3 MI / 2.15 KM AWAY

More than 1,000 treasures from the State’s art collection are on display at Perth’s principal public art gallery.

Fremantle Prison

23.2 KM AWAY

Originally known as ‘The Convict Establishment’, Fremantle Prison was built by convicts in the 1850’s from limestone quarried on the site. Visitors can experience multiple tours, with guides bringing the rich folklore and stories of the prison, to life.

Maritime Museum

19.1 KM AWAY

The Maritime Museum on Victoria Quay, Fremantle, highlights Western Australia’s fascinating maritime history, where visitors can explore a real submarine and much more!

Perth Cultural Centre


Experience contributors to the arts and culture scene of Perth, including the Western Australian Museum, the Art Gallery of Western Australia and many more.

Food + Drink

City Farm Cafe


Tucked inside the grounds of Perth's only urban farm, City Farm Cafe is a true Perth experience. If you aren't spending breakfast with us at the Cafe buffet, we recommend a Saturday morning visiting the farmers market.

Toastface Grillah

0.110 KM AWAY

Who knew something so simple could be so delicious? Located on the corner of Wellington Street & Barrack Street and accessible on the free public bus route, Toastface specialize in gourmet grilled cheese sandwiches and coffee.

Mechanics Institute Bar


Changing daily selection of cocktails, craft beer and artisan wine from around the world, with an open-air area which overlooks the city skyline.

Bright Tank Brewing Co.


There's no need to leave the city for a unique WA beer experience. NEwly opened Bright Tank Brewing Company is located just around the corner and offers a host of homegrown beers, ciders and culinary flavours.


Claremont Quarter


Offers a selection of fashion, food, home and lifestyle brands.

Fremantle Markets

20.5 KM AWAY

An authentic piece of Western Australian history, The Fremantle Markets have over 150 market stalls selling everything from local produce to antiques.

Garden City Shopping Centre

12.4 KM AWAY

Located just 15 minutes out of Perth CBD, Garden City Shopping Centre boasts over 230 stores with a selection of great cafes and eateries.

Hay Street Mall

0.950 KM AWAY

Perth’s major shopping mall featuring hundreds of diverse stores from designer fashion and local boutiques, to major department stores and eateries.

Parks + Recreation

Langley Park


The beautiful backdrop of our guestrooms; the vast stretch of green parkland and Swan River edge is located just across the road.

Cottesloe Beach

12.0 KM AWAY

With white sand and turquoise water, Cottesloe Beach is one of Perth’s most popular and well known beaches. With an array of restaurants and bars, Cottlesloe is just as impressive come nighttime.

Hyde Park


Located only two kilometres outside of Perth’s CBD, Hyde Park houses a unique arrange of flora and fauna, originating from its wetlands origin. Hyde Park is also home to Perth’s longest running free community event, the annual Hyde Park Fair.

Kings Park and Botanic Garden


Spanning an impressive four square kilometres on the western edge of Perth’s CBD, Kings Park boasts an array of over three thousand species of natural flora, playgrounds and ideal picnic locations.