Things to Do

Cottesloe Beach

Cottesloe is home to the famous Cottesloe beach. Cottesloe beach in Western Australia is what Bondi beach is to Sydney and is a must place to visit in Perth to watch the West Australian sunset over the Indian Ocean. 

John Street Cafe

All-day breakfasts and light lunch options dished up in a relaxed, breezy cafe with colourful decor.

Monday-Friday 7:00am-3:00pm, Saturday-Sunday 7:00am-4:00pm
37 John street, Cottesloe


Up Town

A cafe in the heart of Cottesloe serving up Code Black coffee and an inventive menu using everything loca
19 Napoleon Street, Cottesloe WA

Opening Times:

Monday – Friday: 6:30am – 4:00pm
Saturday – Sunday:  7:00am – 4:00pm



Il Lido

Italian food and coffee in a relaxed space with art deco stylings and wall-to-wall wine racks.

Monday-Sunday 7:00am-12:00am
88 Marine Parade, Cottesloe



Surfing is a popular activity at Cottesloe beach with the big waves rolling in. The iconic Albion Capital Whalebone Longboard Classic competition takes place every year at Cottesloe Beach in July.

Vans Cafe

Popular, long-running eatery with smart, modern decor, offering a stylish, eclectic all-day menu.

Sunday-Wednesday 6:30am-10:00pm
1 Napoleon st, Cottesloe 


Polished Thai eatery showcasing modern, inventive dishes amid lanterns, timber tables and red walls.

Monday-Sunday 6:00pm-11:00pm
25 Stirling Highway, Nedlands


Claremont Quarter Shopping Center

Claremont Quarter offers a selection of premium fashion, food, home and lifestyle experiences unlike anything else in Perth. Leading fashion designers and stores.

9 Bayview Terrace, Claremont WA 6010

The Daily Espresso Bar

A specialist coffee house serving modern fare in raw designed cafe setting.

Monday-Friday 6:30am-3:00pm,  Saturday-Sunday 7:00am-2:00pm
119A Claremont Crescent, Swanbourne


Indiana's Cottesloe Beach

Wood-fired pizzas and sharing plates in a bright, relaxed space with beach views and a fireplace

Monday-Sunday 11:00am-9:00pm
99 Marine Parade, Cottesloe


Baker Street

Freshly baked sourdough breads, Tarts, Pastries, Lunches - All made daily onsite 

Monday - Sunday 7:00am to 4:00pm 
44 Napoleon St, Cottesloe, Western Australia, Australia

Elixir Coffee Specialists

Hip, minimalist joint for specialty blends, cold drinks and cafe meals, plus coffee beans for sale.

Monday - Friday
All Day Menu : 6.15 am - 2.00 pm
All Day Menu 6.30 am - 1.00 pm

45A/145 Stirling Hwy, Nedlands WA 6009

Cott & Co. Fish bar

 If you're going to watch and take in one of the spectacular West Coast sunsets, this is *the* place to do it while eating some delicious food.

Monday- Sunday 12pm-11pm
104 Marine Parade, Cottesloe



20% OFF all classes/passes for our guests
Yogaworx is where the calming central balance of yoga is touched with a little "rock and roll". A unique and real community buzzing with creativity, love and support. Where the world of yoga meets the everyday needs of everyday people to stay connected to themselves and each other.

We are a collective of forward-thinking yoga instructors for everyone, at any level of fitness, to experience the art of building grace and strength. Offering a safe and sacred space for people to explore the practice of yoga with the support of experienced and inspiring teachers. 

Our classes satisfy the fitness enthusiast, incorporate a meditative thread, and are available to practitioners at all levels – beginner through advanced.

Yogaworx is committed to ongoing education for their teachers and students respectively, we continue to connect and reach out to inspiring yogis all over the world. 

We focus on creating fun, supportive classes with consistent instruction delivery, and skilful and creative posture sequencing.

Hire a bike

Looking for a bit of an adventure? Why not hire a bike through Gecko Bike Hire. Located at the Cottesloe Backpackers, hiring a bike is a great way to explore and discover Cottesloe at a leisurely pace while you take in the views. Explore the Cottesloe beachfront on the well-developed bike and walking paths from north to south Cottesloe. You can hire a bike from four hours and up to one month!

The Other Side

A coffee shop with a very minimalistic approach with the white brick walls broken up only by a handful of greenery posted up in brass pots suspended from the roof, the Other Side Cafe is really an amazing place to grab a coffee.

Monday-Friday 6:30am-3:00pm, Saturday-Sunday 7:00am-2:00pm
142 Railway street, Cottesloe


Napoleon Street

A small street with endless cafes that you can take your pick from, which offer typical, much loved meals or new-age or trendy meals.

Napoleon street, Cottesloe


Amberjacks is an upmarket Fish and Chips Shop located at the Corner of Marine Parade and John Street in Cottesloe. Customers enjoy the freshest seafood while experiencing clear views over Western Australia’s favourite beach, Cottesloe.

Mon-Sun 11am-8pm
28/94 Marine Parade, Cottesloe WA 6011


Stand Up Paddleboarding or Paddleboarding

Originating from Hawaii, this sport is becoming more and more popular. It can be practised anywhere, on the ocean or the river, you just have to stand or kneel on a board and use a paddle to propel yourself. This is an easy and fun activity for the whole family!


Whether it be an espresso, a ristretto, a macchiato, a flat white, a cappuccino, a latte, a cimba, or any of our other great styles of coffee; Cimbalino guarantee to make you the best coffee - every time.

Monday-Sunday 7:00am-2:30pm
36 Eric street, Cottesloe


The Cottesloe Beach Club

The Beach Club is a sophisticated space designed for guests to catch up with friends, dine and be entertained in style.

Monday-Sunday 12:00noon-10:00pm
104 Marine Parade, Cottesloe



Cottesloe beach provides great sea breeze conditions, especially from October to early April. Leighton, South Cottesloe and Swanbourne beaches all have safe areas to launch and land and provide a mix of beach breaks and reef breaks. 


Cottesloe Reef is a protected eco system and has a diverse and abundant aquatic life making it a top spot for snorkelers! You can see limestone pinnacles, sponge gardens, shellfish, weedy sea dragons and you might be lucky enough to spot a rare leafy seadragon!

Kids Parks

Cottesloe Beach Playground-  situated right next to the beach on Marine Parade. There are public toilets, picnic tables and an adventure playground, which means that you’ll be set for the day. 

Cottesloe Civic Centre Playground-  located on Broome Street. There is a barbeque area, toilets, picnic tables, drink fountains, parking and shade sails.

Other parks in the area include; Cottesloe Oval playground on Broome Street, Cottesloe Playground on Railway Street, Grant St Playground and Grant Marine Park on Grant Street.

Cott's Takeaway

A small cafe in Cottesloe with fish and chips, burgers cuisine.

Monday-Sunday 10:30am-9:00pm
112 Marine Parade. Cottesloe


Little Sup Cafe

A surfboard clad Cottesloe cafe that is perfect spot to drag your sandy feet in for a coffee after your morning surf.

Monday-Sunday 5:30am-1:00pm
4/1 Eric street, Cottesloe


Kirkwood Deli

A vibrant hub for all things healthy, not so healthy, grocery related and everything in between - Kirkwood Deli is packed full of fresh produce and homemade delights.

Monday-Saturday 6:00am-6:00pm, Sunday 6:30am-6:00pm
63 North Street, Claremont


Choux Cafe

A charming French patisserie-boulangerie-cafe specialising in French cakes and pastries and Parisian macaron.

Monday Closed, Tuesday-Friday 7:00am-5:00pm, Saturday 7:00am-2:30pm, Sunday 7:00am-12:30pm
93 Shenton Road, Swanbourne


Samson's Paddock

Boutique, vintage pub with rustic-chic decor offering an international menu, craft beer and whiskey.

Monday-Saturday 12:00noon-12:00am, Sunday 12:00noon-10:00pm
3 Glyde street, Mosman Park 


Daisies of Cottesloe

Daisies Cottesloe is nestled amongst the Pine trees on the corner of Grant and Marmion Street. It is the perfect spot to grab a coffee and a bite to eat. 

Monday-Sunday 6:00am-4:00pm
305 marmion street, Cottesloe


Wok and Roll

Wok and Roll Restaurant offers Asian Fusion and Japanese food that people will really enjoy. 

Monday-Sunday 11:00am-8:30pm
17 Lochee street, Mosman Park


Beaches Cafe

A restaurant like a glass jewel box sitting on top of the dunes with an expansive view of the beach and sea, Beaches Cafe offers a fabulous place to watch the sunsets.

Monday-Sunday 6:30am-3:00pm
104 Marine Parade, Cottesloe


Tsunami Restaurant

A Modern Japanese restaurant where Sushi and sashimi, plus meals are cooked on hot rocks, in a smart room or a courtyard with fairy lights.

Monday-Sunday 5:00pm-10:00pm
18 Glyde street, Mosman Park


C Blu

Bright locale with floor-to-ceiling windows and water views, for classic steak and seafood dishes.

Monday-Thursday 11:00am-12:00am, Friday-Sunday 10:00am-12:00am
140 Marine Parade


Mosmans Restaurant

A relaxed dining atmosphere, with every table enjoying stunning river views, Mosmans Restaurant is the ideal venue for any lunch or dinner event.

Monday-Tuesday Closed, Wednesday-Saturday 12:00noon-9:30pm, Sunday 11:30AM-9:30pm
15 Johnson Parade, Mosman Park



Mediterranean cuisine dished up in a relaxed, glass-walled cafe with a balcony and ocean views.

Monday - Sunday 6:00am-9:00pm
149 Marine Parade, Cottesloe 


Thach's Quan Vietnamese Restaurant

Thach's Quan Restaurant, an ideal place to experience fine Asian and Vietnamese cuisine.

Monday-Sunday 5:00pm-10:00pm
2/27 Striling Highway, Nedlands


Rocketfuel Cafe

Rocketfuel Coffee Roasters is a multi-location coffee company committed to delivering high quality specialty coffee to the people of Perth.

Monday-Friday 6:00am-5:00pm, Saturday 7:00am-3:00pm, Sunday 8:00am-1:00pm
6 Stirling Highway, Nedlands



The Cottesloe Tennis Club has twenty- three of Perth’s best grade courts right in the heart of Cottesloe- the clubhouse features views over Cottesloe Beach.


Play a round of golf at the Cottesloe Sea View Golf club. This course is the third oldest in Western Australia! The course is well known for its playability and is enjoyed by golfers at every level. On the weekend, 9 holes is $30 and 18 holes is $40.


Cool warehouse with exposed-brick walls, offering upscale cafe dishes and house espresso blends.

Monday-Sunday 6:30am-3:30pm
331 Stirling Hwy, Claremont


The Blue Duck

Elegant restaurant with a large beachfront balcony, for Modern Australian food and cocktails.

Monday-Friday 6:00am-11:00am, 12:00noon-10:00pm
151 Marine Parade, Cottesloe


Lemongrass Thai Restaurant

Colourful, light-filled dining room for classic dishes like spicy curries, stir-fries and salads.

Monday-Sunday 5:00pm-9:30pm
Shop 3, 337 Stirling highway, Claremont 


2 Fat Indians

Widely regarded as the best Indian restaurant in Perth, Two Fat Indians presents two a stylish dining location in Cottesloe. 

Mon-Sun 5:30 PM- 10PM

7/569 Stirling Hwy, Cottesloe WA 6011