The Rocks Albany

This Weeks Episode of Home in WA

Noelene Evans



(08) 9842 5969

(08) 9842 5972

0418 945 177

182-188 Grey Street
Albany WA 6330

With luxurious Victorian interior and sweeping views of Albany's stunning Princess Royal Harbour, The Rocks, Albany is the ultimate getaway for the traveller who expects impeccable service and surrounds.

The Rocks, Albany close to the heart of the city centre and one of the town's oldest residences, has been lovingly restored and is now Albany's finest 5 star luxury heritage accommodation.

Formerly a vice regal residence of Western Australian State governors, this historic home will capture your heart with its regal style, stunning 180° harbour views and unique gardens.

Noelene Evans, manager at The Rocks, Albany aims to provide you with luxurious accommodation and quality service that surpasses any you have ever experienced.

The six spacious guest rooms are beautifully appointed in heritage style with modern facilities including reverse cycle air conditioning, TV and DVD, tea and coffee facilities, telephone and Internet access.

Other facilities available to you at The Rocks, Albany include a tennis court, library, billiard room, music room, guest laundry, breakfast room with magnificent views of the harbour and town, and a stunning sunset lounge.

Conference and meeting space is also available.

As part of Great Southern special we visited The Rocks Albany. The Rocks was built way back in 1882 for one of Albany’s first mayors. And what a spot to build this mansion. There’s unobstructed views of the beautiful Harbour and the entire town of Albany.

The Rocks Albany is a 5 star guesthouse that just screams grandeur and style. Over the many years the building has played the part of a convalescent home for returning soldiers, a summer home for WA state governors, a maternity hospital, a school, a surgery and doctor’s residence, a US officer’s R & R centre, a girl hostel it’s even been a private residents.

It’s a beautiful historical building that offers 6 expansive guest rooms that all have ensuites and all have varying themes and features to cater for a variety of tastes and because there’s only 6 rooms visitors staying can enjoy a peaceful and relaxing stay. Also The Rocks is walking distance to the main street of Albany with all its fabulous shopping and restaurants plus they have 2 acres of beautifully landscaped gardens and grounds to roam in and enjoy. Noelene Evans and her family’s bought the building in 2003 and spent 3 years renovating and restoring it to its former glory. The renovations have enhanced the historical feel but also added modern facilities to make your stay as comfortable as possible.

All rooms are furnished in luxurious heritage style furnishings. All have air-conditioning TV and DVD, coffee and tea making facilities and apart from one with twin beds all have queen or king sized beds two of which can be separated to twin share as required. As well as ensuites with either a stunning claw foot bath, a French tub, spa and/or separate shower.

With beautifully landscaped gardens you can sit and relax in, it’s a great location for a spot of reading.The Rocks Albany, what a great place to stay next time you’re in Albany.Give your Host Noelene Evans a call for more information on 9842 5969.