Perth Hotels near Guildford
Guildford is a suburb of Perth, Australia that is situated about 13 kilometres from the central business district of the city. This quaint suburb is located on the Swan River and is actually part of the city of Swan. Guildford has a rich history that began with Aboriginal tribes before Europeans settled the area in 1829. For years it was the centre of the power structure of the city of Swan. Now it is known for its interesting collection of historic buildings and theatres, as well as a diverse collection of restaurants that draw visitors from all over Perth. ... Read more »
Guildford Top 3
- Explore the rich culture of Guildford on a Heritage Walking Tour, where costumed guides will explain the colourful history of this island village — one of the most unique Perth areas.
- See a play or musical at the Garrick Theatre in Guildford, a 19th century theatre with one of the longest running amateur theatre groups in all the region.
- See the suburb's original 19th century courthouse and interactive displays about the town’s history on a visit to the Swan Valley Visitor Centre, a fun way to learn about the area.
The easiest way to get to Guildford from Perth is by train and travellers can get off at the Guildford railway station, centrally located in the suburb. There are also several bus routes that go from the central station in Perth to their ultimate destination. The suburb is a small, rural town that begs to be explored on foot, and there are a number of trails that go along the Swan River, which is a relaxing and scenic way to get around the city. You can also hire bicycles and cycle along the many trails that snake through the area.« Hide