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Meriton Suites Mascot Central
5 out of 5
8 Jackson Drive, Corner of Kent Rd and Jackson Dr, Mascot, NSW
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4.7/5Exceptional! (1,895 reviews)
Great room

"The rooms were amazing for the price we paid. Very pleasantly suprised."…"

Reviewed on Jul 13, 2020

Meriton Suites Mascot Central
ValueSuites Green Square
3.5 out of 5
16 O'Riordan Street, Alexandria, NSW
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The price is $70 per night from Dec 13 to Dec 14
4.3/5Excellent! (652 reviews)
Perfect place from home to stay.

"Staff was awesome. Nespresso coffee in lounge perfect. Getting laundry done a breeze. The perfect place to stay."…"

Reviewed on Mar 23, 2020

ValueSuites Green Square
Stamford Plaza Sydney Airport Hotel & Conference Centre
4.5 out of 5
Corner Of Robey And O Riordan, Mascot, NSW
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The price is $90 per night from Dec 16 to Dec 17
4.3/5Excellent! (1,546 reviews)

"location is very good , very close to airport"…"

Reviewed on Nov 25, 2020

Stamford Plaza Sydney Airport Hotel & Conference Centre
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Megaboom City Hotel
3.5 out of 5
Level 1, 93 York Street, Sydney, NSW
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The price is $50 per night from Dec 6 to Dec 7
4.1/5Very Good! (1,378 reviews)

"Great location close to all attractions with quick and easy check in"…"

Reviewed on Oct 8, 2020

Megaboom City Hotel
Hotel Coronation
3.5 out of 5
5-7 Park Street, Sydney, NSW
The price is $84 per night from Dec 13 to Dec 14
4/5Very Good! (995 reviews)

"The property is old but clean, and close to transport and shops. The staff are very friendly and helpful. We stay here again"…"

Reviewed on Sep 29, 2020

Hotel Coronation
ibis Sydney Airport
3.5 out of 5
205-213 O'Riordan Street, Mascot, NSW
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The price is $70 per night from Dec 6 to Dec 7
3.9/5Very Good! (994 reviews)

"I loved the excellent customer service and client care."…"

Reviewed on Nov 29, 2020

ibis Sydney Airport
Springfield Lodge
3 out of 5
9 Springfield Avenue, Potts Point, NSW
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The price is $63 per night from Dec 6 to Dec 7
3.9/5Good! (994 reviews)

"The staff were absolutely amazing and helpful!! Highly recommend.Close to train station and a lot of local restaurants and stores are very close. If I go back, I would stay here again."…"

Reviewed on Apr 8, 2020

Springfield Lodge
Sydney Hotel CBD
3.5 out of 5
88 Liverpool St., Sydney, NSW
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The price is $66 per night from Dec 3 to Dec 4
3.8/5Good! (886 reviews)

"Very friendly staff 'Anson', clean and surprised it provide slipper."…"

Reviewed on Oct 4, 2020

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Travelodge Hotel Sydney
4 out of 5
27 Wentworth Avenue, Sydney, NSW
The price is $79 per night from Dec 6 to Dec 7
3.8/5Good! (1,564 reviews)

"Our stay at TravelLodge was brief but seamless booking in and out made that part of the stay pleasant. We wore face masks when in the hallways, lift and lobby to stay COVID safe and our temperatures were taken on arrival as one should expect at the moment. Staff very pleasant and room spacious, clean, ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov 30, 2020

Travelodge Hotel Sydney
Song Hotel Sydney
3.5 out of 5
5-11 Wentworth Avenue, Sydney, NSW
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The price is $72 per night from Dec 7 to Dec 8
3.7/5Good! (995 reviews)

"Very clean and great value for money, staff were friendly"…"

Reviewed on Nov 1, 2020

Song Hotel Sydney
ibis budget Sydney East
2.5 out of 5
191 - 201 William Street, Darlinghurst, NSW
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The price is $51 per night from Dec 23 to Dec 24
3.7/5Good! (996 reviews)

"Clean, friendly staff, centrally located. Close to eateries."…"

Reviewed on Jun 26, 2020

ibis budget Sydney East
ibis budget Sydney Airport
2.5 out of 5
5 Ross Smith Avenue, Mascot, NSW
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The price is $66 per night from Dec 6 to Dec 7
3.6/5Good! (1,003 reviews)

"The room was small but very clean with kettle and tea and coffee supplied . The staff were polite and efficient ."…"

Reviewed on Oct 6, 2020

ibis budget Sydney Airport
Devere Hotel
3.5 out of 5
44-46 Macleay Street, Potts Point, NSW
The price is $60 per night from Dec 15 to Dec 16
3.5/5Good! (994 reviews)
Nice comfortable room and stay

"It was good stay, nice comfortable size rooms for one to two persons. overall happy with my stay and recommend to others."…"

Reviewed on Mar 23, 2020

Devere Hotel
Edgecliff Lodge Motel
3 out of 5
44 New South Head Road, Edgecliff, NSW
The price is $65 per night from Dec 6 to Dec 7
3.5/5Good! (991 reviews)

"Friendly clean tidy quiet handy top location enjoyed my stay 11 out of 10"…"

Reviewed on Nov 3, 2020

Edgecliff Lodge Motel
ibis budget Sydney Olympic Park
2.5 out of 5
8 Edwin Flack Avenue, Sydney Olympic Park, NSW
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The price is $57 per night from Dec 19 to Dec 20
3.5/5Good! (990 reviews)

"Due to COVID this hotel was very quiet. But great value for $80 for a room. Clean, small sized rooms, but it is budget."…"

Reviewed on Aug 23, 2020

ibis budget Sydney Olympic Park
ibis budget Wentworthville
2.5 out of 5
377-383 Great Western Highway, South Wentworthville, NSW
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The price is $53 per night from Jan 2 to Jan 3
3.5/5Good! (995 reviews)

"Location was great for our business trip, very economical and the club across the road is a big bonus"…"

Reviewed on Jul 3, 2020

ibis budget Wentworthville
Ibis Budget St Peters
2.5 out of 5
178 Princes Highway, St Peters, NSW
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The price is $54 per night from Dec 3 to Dec 4
3.5/5Good! (993 reviews)

"Kfc n mcdonalds being so close peaceful atmosphere"…"

Reviewed on Aug 6, 2020

Ibis Budget St Peters
ibis Budget Campbelltown
2.5 out of 5
3 Rennie Road, Campbelltown, NSW
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The price is $57 per night from Dec 6 to Dec 7
3.4/5Good! (529 reviews)

"The hotel is clean and conveniently located. Peter behind the desk was very helpful and made the stay even nicer."…"

Reviewed on Sep 28, 2020

ibis Budget Campbelltown
Fiori Apartments
3.5 out of 5
13 - 15 Hassall Street, Parramatta, NSW
The price is $70 per night from Dec 10 to Dec 11
3.2/5 (999 reviews)
Get what you pay for.

"booked 2 apartments. One apartment had a leak in the bathroom, no cups no glasses the dryer didn’t work the balcony was muddy with foot prints all over it and old cigarette butts. The other apartment had holes in the walls and no cutlery. But, it was really cheap so you get you paid for. The ladies ..."…"

Reviewed on Jun 23, 2020

Fiori Apartments
Airport Hotel Sydney
3.5 out of 5
185 Princes Highway, corner of Forest Road, Arncliffe, NSW
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The price is $45 per night from Dec 17 to Dec 18
2.8/5 (996 reviews)

"Cute tidy room. It was a quick over night stay for work. Bed was extremely comfortable and the room was clean. Where I was I couldn't even hear the traffic."…"

Reviewed on Aug 24, 2020

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Cheap Hotels in Sydney

Sydney offers cheap accommodation options and a range of things to see and do, making it a great getaway spot for budget travelers. In addition to its well-known attractions like Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge, this destination is home to Cook + Phillip Park and Hyde Park, which you can enjoy while spending very little.

If you're looking for low-cost places to stay in Sydney, you can book your choice of the 310 budget accommodations in the area. These options offer competitive rates and have earned good reviews from Expedia travelers in search of a bargain:

Ibis budget Sydney Airport - 2-star hotel. You'll find free WiFi, a restaurant, and a bar at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its comfortable beds and good location.

Ibis budget Sydney East - Customers like this 2.5-star hotel for its comfortable rooms and overall value. It offers free WiFi, air conditioning, and laundry facilities.

Hotel Coronation - At this 3.5-star hotel, you can take advantage of free WiFi, a restaurant, and 2 bars/lounges. Reviews mention the proximity to shops and overall value.

Ibis Budget St Peters - 2.5-star hotel. You'll find free WiFi, free parking, and air conditioning at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its central location and comfortable rooms.

Ibis budget Sydney Olympic Park - Customers like this 2-star hotel for its good location and proximity to shops. It offers free WiFi, air conditioning, and laundry facilities.

Planning Your Trip to Sydney

Haven't decided on travel dates? Use these temperature and rainfall averages to get an idea of the best months to visit so you can maximize your time.

  • Hottest months: February, January, December, and March, with an average temperature of 78°F
  • Coldest months: July, June, August, and May, with an average temperature of 47°F
  • Rainiest months: April, May, March, and July, with an average rainfall of 4.99 inches
  • Driest months: October, December, November, and September, with an average rainfall of 2.89 inches

Sightseeing In and Around Sydney

Sydney attracts visitors with its renowned opera house and major shopping area, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions on your list, such as Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge, and then make time for other wallet-friendly activities. Enjoy the outdoors at Cook + Phillip Park and Hyde Park, or hunt for bargains with some shopping at Pitt Street Mall.

Sydney is also notable for its:
  • Museums
  • Theater
  • Restaurants
  • Art
  • Architecture

Getting Around Sydney

The most convenient airport is in Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.), 5.3 mi (8.6 km) away from the city center. If that doesn't suit your budget, the next closest is 53.5 mi (86.1 km) away in Wollongong, NSW (WOL-Illawarra Regional). Walk to nearby metro stations like Martin Place Station, Wynyard Station, and St. James Station. If you'd like to explore more of the area, hop aboard a train from Sydney Circular Quay Station, Exhibition Centre Station, or Sydney Central Station. You can take a ferry from the port.

Frequently asked questions

What is Sydney like for travelers on a budget?
Sydney has cheap accommodation options and a range of things to see and do, making it a great vacation choice for budget-conscious travelers. In addition to its well-known attractions like Sydney Opera House and Sydney Tower, this destination is home to Hyde Park and Royal Botanic Gardens, which you can enjoy while spending very little.
What's the best budget-friendly accommodation in Sydney?
Based on reviews, ibis budget Sydney Airport is a popular 2.5-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and air conditioning. Other choices to stay on the cheap include Ibis Budget St Peters and ibis budget Sydney East.
How many cheap hotels will I find in Sydney?
Choose a hotel that suits your wallet among Expedia’s 296 budget hotels in Sydney.
When is the best time for a budget trip to Sydney?
Weather will likely play an important role when you plan your trip to Sydney, and keep in mind that cheaper options are usually available when the weather isn’t as good. The hottest months are usually January and February with an average temp of 70°F, while the coldest months are July and June with an average of 55°F. Average annual precipitation for Sydney is 47 inches.
What is there to see and do in Sydney?
Sydney attracts visitors with its renowned opera house and major shopping area, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the popular local attractions that are highest on your list, such as Sydney Tower and SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium, and choose other low-cost activities to fill your itinerary. Check out the local culture at International Convention Centre Sydney and Sydney Opera House, or visit other spots like Art Gallery of New South Wales.
How can I get to Sydney and get around on a budget?
Scoping out the transportation options in Sydney is a smart way to keep your trip affordable. The nearest airport is 5.3 mi (8.6 km) from the center in Kingsford Smith Intl. Airport (SYD). However, if that doesn’t suit your budget, you can look into flights to Shellharbour, NSW (WOL), which is 53.5 mi (86.1 km) away. You can walk to nearby metro stations including Martin Place Station, Wynyard Station, and St. James Station. You can cross the water on a ferry from the local port.

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