Blog

Stay up to date with the latest happenings in and around Albany and the Great Southern region.

Contact our onsite team for more inspiration on where to dine and things to do while staying at Best Western Albany Motel & Apartments.

 

urban-list-the-best-girls-weekend-escapes.jpg

The Best Girls Weekend Escapes From Perth

If your girl group’s idea of an escape is hiking up mountains, going for long oceanside walks and getting totally immersed in nature, head to Albany stat. Here's Urban List's best girls weekend escapes from Perth.


best-western-albany-attractions-field-of-lights.jpg

Field of Light | Avenue of Honour: Have You Been Yet?

For the next six months as daylight slips away, Mount Clarence will shine with 16,000 spheres honouring the men and women who lost their lives in the Great War. Click below for full details and exclusive packages.


liberte-albany-bar-of-the-year-gourmet-traveller.jpg

Gourmet Traveller's Bar of the Year: Liberte, Albany

The Amazing South Coast's Liberte has been named Bar of the Year by Australian Gourmet Traveller! Much of Liberté's charm lies with owner-chef Amy Hamilton's interpretation of French and Vietnamese flavours using Great Southern ingredients. Liberte is an easy walk along Stirling Terrace from our motel!


gourmet-traveller-the-amazing-south-coast-albany.jpg

The Amazing South Coast featuring in Australian Gourmet Traveller!

The Amazing South Coast featuring in Australian Gourmet Traveller! Quiet beaches, incredible surf and passionate producers of whisky, charcutierie and more. Welcome to the west.


static1.squarespace.png

GET FREE TICKETS

Book 1 x night accommodation and receive 2 x adult tickets to the popular Harbourside Concert Series presented by Albany Entertainment Centre.


MAJOR UPCOMING EVENT - Field of Light: Avenue of Honour

An immersive art installation by Bruce Munro gently illuminating the Avenue of Honour at Mt Clarence in homage to the Anzacs who departed from Albany for the Great War.


best-western-albany-top-10-things-to-do-blog.jpg

Top 10 Things To Do In Albany

There truly is something for everyone in Albany, from gourmet wine-lovers, to intrepid 4WD explorers, to backpackers – and everyone in between. Here is our top 10 things to do in Albany.


albany-amazing-south-coast.jpg

For the Foodie

If sampling the local fare is your idea of fun, consider the amazing South Coast a foodie’s heaven. There's definitely no shortage of food and wine experiences. Check out The Amazing South Coast's short list below.


albany-heritage-park-bushwalking-trails.jpg

Bushwalking Trails

The 260 hectare parkland reserve surrounding the National Anzac Centre (Albany Heritage Park) offers a range of stunning walk trails for all ages and fitness levels. Traverse granite summits, wander among natural Australian bush or take in magnificent views on the shores of King George Sound. There is a walking experience for everyone.


Middleton-beach-albany.jpg

Your Albany and Denmark Bucket List

Check out The Urban List Perth's Albany and Denmark bucket list, how much can you tick off in one weekend? 


Australia's Top 10 Regional Destinations

We finally made the list on Australia's Top 10 Regional Destinations for 2017


gourmet-traveller-where-to-eat-and-drink-in-albany.jpg

Gourmet Traveller's - Where to Eat and Drink in Albany

One of the state’s best craft distillers and a landmark small bar are leading a fresh wave of dining entrepreneurs in Western Australia’s oldest town into a noteworthy eating destination. 


best western albany meet the team.jpeg

Meet The Team

We are excited to be posting a series on our social channels to introduce you to our wonderful team. Get to know their favourite beaches, restaurants and must do’s in Albany. 


albany-beach-walk.jpg

Discover Albany

Looking for something to do on the weekend? How about a stroll along the beach? Regularly voted one of Western Australia’s best beaches Little Beach in the Two People's Bay Nature Reserve is absolute paradise, with turquoise waters and squeaky white sand.


best-western-albany-2-room-junior-suite.png

2 Room Junior Suite

Life is suuuuuite with all the extra space you need to indulge in our 2 Room Junior Suite. Suitable for families with children, young couples or singles happy to share. Each suite offers two bedrooms and with a shared ensuite.


national-anzac-centre-albany.jpg

National Anzac Centre

Immerse yourself in the Anzac Albany story at the National Anzac Centre. Discover personal stories of the Anzacs through state-of-the-art technology, multimedia and historic artefacts.


albany-entertainment-centre.jpg

What's on at The Albany Entertainment Centre

The Albany Entertainment Centre is at the heart of Albany's live entertainment and arts scene. Check out what's on and and view upcoming events.


10 Great Walks in Albany

Have you completed the 10 Great Walks in Amazing Albany yet? If not, it's time to book in another hiking holiday.


Get Free Tickets

Book 2 x nights accommodation and receive 2 x adult tickets to the popular Harbourside Concert Series presented by Albany Entertainment Centre. 


Break The Fast

Why not start the day with a healthy continental breakfast? We offer delicious breakfast options for you to choose from.


Free WiFi

Love getting freebies? Book direct to get free WiFi.


Function With Us

Looking for the perfect destination to mix business with pleasure? We offer the perfect venue for residential conferences, meetings or functions with everything you need to conduct a successful event. 


Book Direct

Don't pay more! Book direct and get $10 OFF all room types.

Enter promo code: SAVE10


Apartment Sale

We are offering $100.00 off our fully self-contained apartments. So make a booking now, before it ends.


We have reached 100 LIKES on Facebook!

To celebrate 100 Likes we are offering our loyal guests, friends and followers $100.00 off our fully self-contained apartments for 100 hours only. So make a booking now, before it's too late.


The Lighthouse Girl, world premier

We are proud to be sponsoring the world premiere The Light House Girl presented by Albany Entertainment Centre and Black Swan State Theatre Company. Be sure not to miss this premier event.


Like us on Facebook

Stay up to date with our latest offers, exclusive promotions and giveaways!


Discover Our Harbour View King Room

Book our newly refurbished Premier Harbour Room and enjoy views over the Princess Royal Harbour. Book direct to get our best rate guarantee + free WiFi.