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Best Melbourne Central Business District Cheap Hotels

Brady Hotel Central Melbourne
4 out of 5
30 Little La Trobe Street, Melbourne, VIC
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4.4/5Excellent! (1,399 reviews)

"Lovely get away after isolation. Great location rooms small but lovely for a night away"…"

Reviewed on 14 Jun. 2020

Brady Hotel Central Melbourne
Atlantis Hotel, Melbourne
4 out of 5
300 Spencer Street, Melbourne, VIC
The price is NZ$81 per night from 23 Sep. to 24 Sep.
4.3/5Excellent! (4,868 reviews)

"I booked this hotel last minute and was able to check in early (thank goodness!). The front desk personnel was very friendly. My room was clean, and the bed was very comfortable I slept like a baby my first night. The only negative thing was after I used the shower, the shower head would not stop ..."…"

Reviewed on 19 Aug. 2020

Atlantis Hotel, Melbourne
Travelodge Hotel Melbourne Southbank
4 out of 5
Corner of Southgate Ave & Riverside Quay, Southbank, VIC
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4.2/5Excellent! (2,225 reviews)

"Great location on southbank, short walk to the cbd. Great food options close by and close to public transport."…"

Reviewed on 20 Mar. 2020

Travelodge Hotel Melbourne Southbank

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The Victoria Hotel Melbourne
3.5 out of 5
215 Little Collins Street, Melbourne, VIC
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The price is NZ$107 per night from 4 Oct. to 5 Oct.
4.2/5Excellent! (2,406 reviews)

"I love the location of this hotel, with excellent amenities and great staff"…"

Reviewed on 22 Jun. 2020

The Victoria Hotel Melbourne
Travelodge Hotel Melbourne Docklands
4 out of 5
66 Aurora Lane, Docklands, VIC
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4.2/5Very Good! (1,937 reviews)

"Helpful staff and easy checkin and check out. Would stay again"…"

Reviewed on 20 Jun. 2020

Travelodge Hotel Melbourne Docklands
Space Hotel - Hostel
2 out of 5
380 Russell Street, Melbourne, VIC
The price is NZ$74 per night from 22 Sep. to 23 Sep.
4.1/5Very Good! (997 reviews)

"Close to train station, eatery and shops. Room was not clean every day."…"

Reviewed on 17 Mar. 2020

Space Hotel - Hostel
Melbourne Hotel CBD
3.5 out of 5
600 Little Bourke Street, Melbourne, VIC
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4/5Very Good! (995 reviews)

"Although just another Melbourne Hotel amongst many it is always clean and suitable for my needs. The room is small(my choice), but functional and perfect for my needs. The best part is the location. Being next to everything I need and an easy trip on the tram to the main shopping area. I stay here ..."…"

Reviewed on 10 Mar. 2020

Melbourne Hotel CBD
Best Western Melbourne City
3.5 out of 5
16 Spencer Street, Melbourne, VIC
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$135 per night from 12 Oct. to 13 Oct.
4/5Very Good! (997 reviews)
Welcoming staff

"Very accommodating and friendly service!"…"

Reviewed on 23 May 2020

Best Western Melbourne City
Mercure Welcome Melbourne
3.5 out of 5
265 Little Bourke Street, Melbourne, VIC
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3.9/5Good! (1,543 reviews)

"We were upgraded to the 5* Pullman due to our medical visit being the virus and the amenities and staff couldn't have been better"…"

Reviewed on 22 May 2020

Mercure Welcome Melbourne
City Centre Budget Hotel
2.5 out of 5
22 Little Collins Street, Melbourne, VIC
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The price is NZ$70 per night from 25 Sep. to 26 Sep.
3.8/5Good! (590 reviews)

"Good stay"…"

Reviewed on 26 Mar. 2020

City Centre Budget Hotel
Great Southern Hotel Melbourne
4 out of 5
44 Spencer Street, Melbourne, VIC
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The price is NZ$65 per night from 5 Oct. to 6 Oct.
3.8/5Good! (2,514 reviews)

"The room smelt like stale smoke. Everything else way nice"…"

Reviewed on 20 Jun. 2020

Great Southern Hotel Melbourne
ibis budget Melbourne CBD
2.5 out of 5
97-103 Elizabeth Street, Melbourne, VIC
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The price is NZ$102 per night from 22 Sep. to 23 Sep.
3.7/5Good! (997 reviews)

"Super friendly, helpful and professional staff. Thanks a lot!"…"

Reviewed on 8 Mar. 2020

ibis budget Melbourne CBD
CitiClub Hotel Melbourne
3.5 out of 5
113 Queen Street, Melbourne, VIC
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3.6/5Good! (998 reviews)

"Staff were friendly and helpful. Hotel is in a great spot and restaurant was lovely. Hallways could use some cleaning and upgrading, same woth some elements of the room (room 511 bottom of bathroom door). Wish parking was better subsidised as this cost almost as much as the stay itself!"…"

Reviewed on 23 Mar. 2020

CitiClub Hotel Melbourne
YTI Garden Hotel
3.5 out of 5
378 Little Bourke Street, Melbourne, VIC
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The price is NZ$93 per night from 30 Sep. to 1 Oct.
3.6/5Good! (993 reviews)
4 star

"Beautiful room- large, with 2 double beds & large bathroom. Unfortunately, the recess only a tiny amount of counter space in the bathroom. There was a large, walk in shower but, using the shower sent water over much of the bathroom floor, as the drain wasn’t lower than the floor. Staff was friendly ..."…"

Reviewed on 21 Mar. 2020

YTI Garden Hotel
Arrow on Spencer (HarbourView Apartment Hotel)
4 out of 5
585 La Trobe Street, Melbourne, VIC
The price is NZ$102 per night from 5 Oct. to 6 Oct.
3.5/5Good! (994 reviews)

"The property was close to the central transport hub of Melbourne. It was clean and quiet. Has a 24 Hr reception."…"

Reviewed on 2 Apr. 2020

Arrow on Spencer (HarbourView Apartment Hotel)
ibis Styles Kingsgate
3 out of 5
131 King Street, Melbourne, VIC
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3.5/5Good! (992 reviews)

"I was present for one night. The service was excellent friendly and profeasional. The room was a double, roomy for me, clean and adequately provisioned with iron / board, safe, coffee / tea / milk, bathroom and linen. I appreciated the luggage holding facility following my checkout. Highly recommended ..."…"

Reviewed on 19 Mar. 2020

ibis Styles Kingsgate
Hotel Sophia
4 out of 5
277-287 King Street, Melbourne, VIC
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$107 per night from 5 Oct. to 6 Oct.
3.1/5 (998 reviews)

"Very polite and friendly staff. Lication is perfect to hop around the city. Would recommend."…"

Reviewed on 24 Mar. 2020

Hotel Sophia
Flagstaff City Inn
3.5 out of 5
45 Dudley Street, West Melbourne, VIC
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3.1/5 (996 reviews)

"I like how close this property was to the flagstaff inn bowls which was where our function was. Parking was a bit of a issue as we had problems with the ticket machine and we had to walk a bit with our bags."…"

Reviewed on 8 Dec. 2019

Flagstaff City Inn
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As you start mapping out your travel itinerary, you realize there are a lot of things to see and do on your list. You plan on visiting the many landmarks that make Melbourne Central Business District unique, and know of a handful of restaurants that are dishing up meals you can’t miss out on. And you can’t forget your plans to tour the museums and art galleries. There are so many things to experience in Melbourne Central Business District, so why spend your entire holiday budget on your accommodation? There are plenty of cheap hotels in Melbourne Central Business District that will not only serve as a comfortable place to recharge between sightseeing, but that will provide exemplary service and welcoming amenities, too.

Instead of spending your whole bank account this trip, book cheap accommodation in Melbourne Central Business District that offers everything you need. Budget hotels offer the things you’d expect from a temporary stay, such as comfortable beds, spacious rooms, televisions with extensive channel offerings, and occasionally even additional features like kitchenettes and pools. If you’re not planning on spending much time in your room, why blow your entire paycheck? Instead, spend your hard-earned money on experiences that will truly make your stay memorable, like tickets to local concerts, plays, or sporting events.

Cheap Melbourne Central Business District hotels allow you to keep cash in your wallet for when you truly need it—like when you’re touring the area and come across an irresistible ice cream shop. Browse an extensive inventory of Melbourne Central Business District hotel deals here on Expedia, and prepare to enjoy your holiday to the fullest.

Frequently asked questions

What is Melbourne Central Business District like for travellers on a budget?
Melbourne Central Business District has a variety of cheap accommodation options and places to visit, making it a great holiday choice for budget-conscious travellers. In addition to its well-known attractions such as Bourke Street Mall and Melbourne Central, this destination is home to Flagstaff Gardens and Treasury Gardens, which you can enjoy while spending very little.
What's the best place to stay on a budget in Melbourne Central Business District?
Based on reviews, Great Southern Hotel Melbourne is a popular hotel for our travellers who want a more economical choice, and features free WiFi and a restaurant. Other good options for your budget-friendly stay include ibis budget Melbourne CBD and Atlantis Hotel, Melbourne.
How many inexpensive hotels will I find in Melbourne Central Business District?
Choose a hotel that suits your wallet from Expedia’s 100 budget hotels in Melbourne Central Business District.
What is there to see and do in Melbourne Central Business District?
Melbourne Central Business District attracts visitors with its major shopping area and acclaimed art galleries, 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 Bourke Street Mall and Melbourne Central, and choose other low-cost activities to fill your itinerary. Enjoy the local natural beauty at Flagstaff Gardens and Treasury Gardens, or check out the area’s cultural spots like Princess Theatre.
How can I get to Melbourne Central Business District and get around on a budget?
Scoping out the transportation options in Melbourne Central Business District can help keep you on budget. The nearest airport is Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine), 11.8 mi (18.9 km) away. However, if that doesn’t suit your budget, the next closest is 7 mi (11.2 km) away: Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon). You can walk to nearby metro stations including Melbourne Central Station, Flagstaff Station and Parliament Station.

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