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. Sydney is the capital of New South Wales and is popular for its impressive icons like the Sydney Opera House and the Sydney Harbour Bridge, and an attraction to beach lovers with its inviting sands called the Bondi Beach.
If you are into a ritzy harbourside suburb, then Double Bay is for you, with its upscale boutiques, beauty salons and restaurants that well to do shoppers can afford.
Sydney has the reputation to have expensive places to stay, but they have beds and breakfasts inn, hostels, budget hotels and motels that can cater to people with smaller budgets. 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.
Note that these budget accommodations in Sydney has various options that you can find practically anywhere in the city, and are in locations like in Darling Harbour and Oxford Street that have throbbing nightlife and delightful gourmet to offer.
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.
Booking in a great hotel won’t stop you because there are several options that you can choose from to make your stay more relaxing, fun and enjoyable. 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.
There is another hotel that is a preferred choice for those who are looking forward to various spa treatments to ease their tired travelled muscles, and can go to the gym or play tennis, and end up the day’s activity swimming in the indoor heated swimming pool.
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.