Described as a city of business, Sydney, also called the Harbour City, has cultural and sporting opportunities and has a cosmopolitan vibe that encourages enjoyment and having a warm and passionate locals. This capital of New South Wales is famous for its impressive icons like the SydneyOpera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge, and the renowned Bondi Beach which attracts beach lovers.
For those well to do visitors, Double Bay is there to offer upscale boutiques, beauty salons and restaurants.
Sydney is reputed to have expensive accommodation, but there are also other modes of staying that cater to those with smaller budgets, like bed and breakfast, hostels, budget hotels and motels. You can save in staying at budget accommodation hotels but note that you will not be compromised with the quality of their services and amenities since these are still comparable to the more expensive places to stay.
Be aware that these budget accommodations in Sydney have different options for you to choose from and can be found in any part of the city, with locations that have throbbing nightlife and offering gourmet experience in Darly Harbour and Oxford Street.
It is advisable when you plan to stay in Sydney that you choose a location to stay where you can easily access the public transport and near to the areas you will frequently visit, and this will save you time and money in your daily travels. In the heart of downtown, there are many affordable hostels that can be found, especially around the Central Station and Kings Cross, of where most backpackers and budget travellers would prefer to stay.
Those who would not mind spending more money for their hotel accommodation, have several places to choose from. If you like to be in the surroundings of the Sydney Opera House or at the Maritime Museum of Sydney and other famous attractions, you can book in a hotel that is located in the Rocks area of Sydney. Also on the expensive side, but not as much as the first one mentioned, is another hotel with heated indoor pool and sauna, with a gym for fitness buffs, and balcony rooms with terrace allowing you to get an overview of the city.
Another hotel choice is for those who like to relax and enjoy spa treatment and other treatment to ease your tired muscles, and has also an indoor swimming pool, and tennis area and gym.
There is a hotel on Cowper Wharf that has rooms with great views, and with architecture and decor pleasing enough to be admired, and just a walking distance are restaurants for your choosing.