Summer is the best time to live the "la dolce vita" or the sweet life! Treat yourself to high tea experiences at these amazing locations.
High tea is one of the top things to do in Perth for celebrations that cater to all ages. Whether it's a hen's party or family treats, high teas can be tailored to the needs of your group. It's a cool way to catch-up for a tea for two, or coffee, it's also a romantic date idea to impress your lady. Why not take advantage of these amazing places and stay for the weekend?
Experience Perth has spotted the top places to visit in Perth for the best high teas. So, gather your girls these holidays and enjoy the refinement of a high tea!
Pan Pacific Perth
If you are looking for a romantic place in Perth or a fun day with friends, high tea at the Pan Pacific Perth is the opportunity to let loose a little. Let the sparkling wine flow, taste new teas and savor exquisite creations. The free-flowing champagne is sublime for bridal showers. And for those wishing to stay a little longer, Pan Pacific Perth is a short walk from the main shopping, dining, and entertainment district.
With all the buzz around the new Crown Towers, a visit to Crown Perth, whether it is just for high tea or for a weekend, should definitely be high on your list of things to do in Perth this summer. High tea is served at Bistro Guillaume every Saturday and Sunday in a modern, French provincial feel with spectacular outdoor views. Else, try the Atrium Buffet every Sunday with mouth-watering treats that are sure to put you in a good mood.
And if you are still hungry afterwards, there are plenty of renowned bars and restaurants around the area to satisfy any food lover! Perfect to spoil yourself, or for Perth romantic things to do, Crown Perth is a splendid place to fall in love with refinement - especially the Poolside and Pavilion at the Crown Metropol!
COMO The Treasury
After COMO The Treasury's recent success as the world's second best hotel, it's time to see what all the fuss is about! This luxury urban hotel is located in the heart of Perth, making it the perfect stop after a fun day shopping or exploring the city.
Housed in the 19th-century State Buildings, it is a big part of Perth history. It offers high tea on Saturdays and Sundays from 2pm to 5pm in the Treasury Lounge & Bar. With its intimate setting and its views out towards the gardens of the Supreme Court, it's lovely for those wanting classic romantic places in Perth. Voted so highly, Perth should be proud, so be sure to visit COMO The Treasury this summer.
Esplanade Hotel Fremantle – by Rydges
High tea at Esplanade Hotel Fremantle - by Rydges is very popular amongst locals and tourists alike. It offers three choices of high tea, Classic high tea, Chandon Sparkling high tea, and Moet & Chandon high tea - perfect for hens or engagement parties.
Relax, indulge, and enjoy your experience while listening to live music from the Marine Lounge Bar. And if you feel like staying longer, the Esplanade Hotel will make sure you are treated with pure luxury, with two outdoor heated swimming areas, three private outdoor spas, a gym and a sauna for guests.
Hyatt Regency Perth
Take a break from shopping in Perth! Come savour afternoon tea at Hyatt Regency Perth with the many sweets served every Saturday and Sunday at the award-winning café restaurant and conservatory in the hotel's lobby.
There's nothing better to excite your taste buds, than with a visit to Joondalup Resort, open for high tea every Saturday and Sunday. With the finest brewed Elmstock leaf tea, freshly baked sweets and so many deserts you won’t know where to look - high tea at this Joondalup golf club will certainly leave you content.
The Joondalup Resort is conveniently located minutes from white sandy beaches, making it the perfect Perth romantic gateway for a weekend. So, if you left it too late to book an overseas getaway these holidays, treat the family to a poolside or beachside break in Perth!
The Richardson Hotel & Spa
There are so many things to do in Perth, but if you are feeling too overwhelmed and just need a break, high tea at The Richardson Hotel & Spa is the perfect spot to relax! Whether you go for the traditional Sunday afternoon tea, or for the spa afternoon high tea (with massage), you will be amazed at the beautiful sweets, dessert, and sandwiches. And if you want to check out the rest of the Richardson Hotel & Spa, Perth's premier five-star hotel, it will amaze you with its state-of-the-art amenities.
Duxton Hotel Perth
Centrally located, the Duxton Hotel Perth is the ideal place to stay in Perth, after splurging on high tea. It is close to shopping, entertainment centres and restaurants, as well as Elizabeth Quay and the Swan River.
The hotel offers two types of high teas, 'Traditional' (more child and family friendly) and 'Chandon Brut' (for those girly day outs with champagne), both served every day of the week. Adding high tea at the Duxton Hotel Perth to your list of things to do in Perth can only make your stay better, thanks to its savory sweets and exotic teas.
Peel Manor House
Let Peel Manor House take your breath away with its Georgian style, sumptuous tea and elegance. Peel Manor House is located 40 minutes south of Perth, great for weekend getaways. It is home to spectacular views, with an idyllic lake and beautiful gardens guaranteed to calm you down, as soon as you lay eyes on it. Enjoy the tranquility of high tea at Peel Manor House, with old world class.
The George Perth
Taste refinement at The George Perth with French Macarons, freshly baked scones, petite open sandwiches and more accompanied by freshly brewed tea. Central for functions and corporate events this elegant establishment will leave you feeling cultured.
The Terrace Hotel
Perfect for a girls' day out, business meetings, or fun dates in Perth, The Terrace Hotel will make your wildest food dreams a reality, thanks to its range of sweets, desserts, and freshly brewed tea. With its Gatsby era style, jarrah staircase, and crystal chandelier, The Terrace Hotel will make you step back in time for a glamorous afternoon.
Pagoda Resort & Spa
Between its delicious menu of biscuits and sweets, plus its selection of premium leaf teas and percolated coffees, you are sure to spend a top afternoon here. Choose between traditional and sparkling high tea, and enjoy a sweet afternoon. And if you feel like staying longer, the Pagoda Resort & Spa is only five minutes from the city centre. It offers great facilities such as a heated swimming pool, sauna and fitness center to entertain the family these summer holidays.
The Vines Resort
High teat at The Vine Resort, located in the charming Swan Valley, offers a great opportunity to dress up. So, whether it is to sip tea or champagne, while indulging in some treats - one thing is for certain, it will be one of the most fun things to do in Perth. And while enjoying your high tea experience, extend your stay at the Vines Resort and take advantage of the golf course or the dining venues. This great holiday break will entertain the entire family.
For romance or fun, champagne shower celebrations to bridal showers, a high tea experience will always be a favourite thing to do in Perth. Check out the full list from Experience Perth. Pour some sugar these summer holidays, and join the coffee culture. Or if you're a lady who lunches, try these links and guides (PDF) via Experience Perth for more ideas.
Keep enjoying the dolce vita, subscribe to Experience Perth Newsletters for more sweet deals! Book a high tea experience to unleash your sweet tooth and get your dose of caffeine for the day! Awaken yourself to new experiences this summer holiday season!