Hotels in Sydney, Australia

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Sydney, NSW, Australia
May 20 — May 212
Sydney, NSW, Australia
Fri 5/20
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Best neighborhoods to book a hotel in Sydney

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$73 - $369

CHEAPEST NEIGHBORHOOD IN SYDNEYDarlinghurst60% cheaperHotels in Darlinghurst are the cheapest in Sydney at just $73 per night on average
MOST EXPENSIVE NEIGHBORHOOD IN SYDNEYMillers Point51% more expensiveMillers Point has the highest priced hotels in Sydney with rooms averaging $369 per night
MOST POPULAR NEIGHBORHOOD IN SYDNEYSydney CBD85% more users visitedMore momondo users search for hotels in Sydney CBD than any other neighborhood in Sydney

Things to do in Sydney

Hotels in popular neighborhoods in Sydney

Below are the most popular neighborhoods in Sydney to stay in, as well as some of the best hotels in each area

When to book a hotel in Sydney

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Low SeasonSeptembercheapest month to stay
High SeasonDecembermost expensive time to stay
42%expected price decrease
34%expected price increase


$102 - $262

Highest day of weekSaturdayis the most expensive day of the week to book
Cheapest day of weekTuesdayis the cheapest day of the week to book
$206is the average per night cost for a hotel on this day
$145is the average per night cost for a hotel on this day
Cheapest time to bookThe cheapest time to book hotels in Sydney is: 1-2 star, on the same day that your stay begins. 3 star, on the same day that your stay begins. 4-5 star, on the same day that your stay begins.

1-2 star

$41 - $62

3 star

$85 - $110

4-5 star

$165 - $183

Sydney travel tips

If you want to stay at a Sydney hotel in a central neighborhood close to public transport, then staying in Surry Hills is a good idea. This neighborhood is right by the Central Station from which you can take the metro Inner West & South line, Bankstown line and City Circle. There is also a light rail that goes from Central Station to Dulwich Hill. Another neighborhood that offers good public transportation is Wynward, which is located north of the city center. From here you can catch the T4, T8 and T9 trains.

How much does a hotel in Sydney cost per night?

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4-star hotels

Cheapest $71

Average $155

Most expensive $334

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Hostels and cheap hotels in Sydney

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Where to stay in Sydney

If you are traveling to Sydney to explore the city’s art scene, then staying in Darlinghurst is recommended as the area houses plenty of museums and art galleries. This is also a great neighborhood for LGBTQ+ travelers as Darlinghurst is the center for Sydney’s LGBTQ+ community. You can get to Darlinghurst with the T4 train or the 333N bus. Hotels in Sydney’s Darlinghurst neighborhood include Cambridge Hotel Sydney and Travelodge Hotel Sydney. For families looking to book hotels in Sydney, the Darling Harbor area is a good choice, as a lot of kid-friendly attractions are located here. You can get to Darling Harbor with the Inner West Light Rail and stay at Sofitel Sydney Darling Harbor or Hyatt Regency Sydney. For business travelers, the city center is a popular choice because of its profile as the business hub of the city. You can get to the city center with the T2, T3, T4 and T7 trains. Cheap hotels in Sydney’s city center include Song Hotel Sydney and Hyde Park Inn.

Learn about attractions and sights in Sydney

One of the most striking and well-known attractions in Sydney is the Sydney Opera House, located at Sydney Harbour. You can visit this performing arts center by taking the T2, T3, T4 or T7 lines to the Circular Quay stop. Just next to the Opera House is the Royal Botanic Garden, which is also a popular destination for beautiful walks among the rose gardens. Another famous attraction is Bondi Beach in Bondi. Get to Bondi Beach with bus 380 or bus 333 and enjoy the soft sand and clear water. The Australian National Maritime Museum is a must for learning everything about its rich maritime history, and is located in Darling Harbor, which you can get to with the Inner West Light Rail.

Newtown is a bohemian neighborhood in Sydney that has a large selection of restaurants specializing in vegan and vegetarian foods. You can get to Newtown on the N10 bus or the T2 train. Another popular area for nightlife is Surry Hills, which features modern restaurants, specialty coffee places and small cocktail bars. You get to Surry Hills with the Inner West & South line as well as the City Circle line. For a rich variety of Mediterranean cafés and restaurants, the Balmain suburb is a popular destination. You get to Balmain by the 442 bus or the F3 ferry.

Plan your trip around one of Sydney’s annual events, like the Haldon Street Festival in October. This festival offers live music, amusement rides and market stalls, and is located in Canterbury. You can get here by the T3 train and can find cheap hotels in Sydney’s Canterbury area, such as Ibis Budget St Peters. Another popular event is the annual Luna Park Sydney Winterfest, which offers ice-skating rinks, winter snacks and family activities. The festival takes place in North Sydney, which you can get to with the North Shore & Western Line.

Information about staying in Sydney

Read these important travel tips before booking a hotel in Sydney

On average, people stay in Sydney for a total of 3 nights.

$142 per night is the average rate for a room when booking a hotel in Sydney. Prices will differ depending on factors such as star rating, time of year and location.

Sydney hotels are at their most economical to book in the month of September. The rates you are charged may be 42% lower than in the high season and is the best time to get a great deal.

At the moment the cheapest day to stay in a hotel in Sydney is Monday, with Friday being the most expensive.

On average, a hostel in Sydney will be priced around $74. This price will be per person, per night and was obtained using hostel and 2 star or below hotels. In comparison, this will be $68 lower than your typical Sydney hotel.

Surry Hills, Sydney CBD, Newtown and The Rocks are some of the more popular areas to stay in when visiting Sydney.

With good temperatures around 59 °F and just a moderate chance of expected rainfall, those staying at a hotel in Sydney should consider visiting popular establishments near Sydney.

Yes, Sydney does have vacation rentals. Of the 76 vacation rentals in Sydney, Meriton Suites Campbell Street, Sydney is the most popular among our users. Find vacation rentals in Sydney.

There are 94 hostels in Sydney if you want to save money on accommodations during your trip. ibis budget Sydney Airport happens to be the most popular hostel in Sydney at the moment. Find deals on hostels in Sydney.

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Vibe Hotel Sydney Darling Harbour

Vibe Hotel Sydney Darling Harbour

319-325 Sussex Street, Sydney, NSW, Australia

Adina Apartment Hotel Sydney, Darling Harbour

Adina Apartment Hotel Sydney, Darling Harbour

55 Shelley Street King Street, Sydney, NSW, Australia

YEHS Hotel Sydney QVB

YEHS Hotel Sydney QVB

143 York Street, Sydney, NSW, Australia

Mantra Parramatta

Mantra Parramatta

Cnr Parkes St And Valentine Av, Sydney, NSW, Australia