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374 Cheap Hotels in Sydney Central Business District - Specials, Reviews, & Last Minute Deals

Four Seasons Hotel Sydney
5 out of 5
199 George St., Sydney, NSW
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The price is NZ$236 per night
4.6/5Wonderful! (4,499 reviews)

"Service was exceptional, staff were very friendly and efficient. Made our special weekend all the more special"…"

Reviewed on 31 May 2020

Four Seasons Hotel Sydney
Meriton Suites Kent Street, Sydney
5 out of 5
528 Kent Street, Sydney, NSW
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The price is NZ$126 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (1,023 reviews)

"Loved this hotel. Loved the room. Loved the location. Close to Darling Harbour etc. Would highly recommend and would stay here again."…"

Reviewed on 27 Mar. 2020

Meriton Suites Kent Street, Sydney
Pullman Quay Grand Sydney Harbour
5 out of 5
61 Macquarie Street, Sydney, NSW
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The price is NZ$332 per night
4.7/5Exceptional! (991 reviews)

"Location! The staff service was amazing, very friendly, attentive and helpful. The room was very comfortable and roomy!"…"

Reviewed on 25 May 2020

Pullman Quay Grand Sydney Harbour
Oaks Sydney Hyde Park Suites
4 out of 5
38 College Street, Darlinghurst, NSW
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The price is NZ$111 per night
3.6/5Good! (1,988 reviews)

"We stayed in a very spacious 2 bedroom unit that seems to have been recently updated. The hotel is very convenient to the bus, light rail and train lines and was easy access to many of the sightseeing spots."…"

Reviewed on 29 Mar. 2020

Oaks Sydney Hyde Park Suites
Oaks Sydney Castlereagh Suites
4 out of 5
317 Castlereagh Street, Haymarket, NSW
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The price is NZ$128 per night
3.9/5Very Good! (1,966 reviews)

"The Pillows were the best pillows and the unit was spotless"…"

Reviewed on 24 Mar. 2020

Oaks Sydney Castlereagh Suites
Rydges Sydney Harbour
4 out of 5
55 George Street, The Rocks, NSW
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The price is NZ$160 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (3,124 reviews)

"The location is fantastic. Hotel facilities are excellent."…"

Reviewed on 19 May 2020

Rydges Sydney Harbour
The Sebel Quay West Suites Sydney
5 out of 5
98 Gloucester Street, The Rocks, NSW
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The price is NZ$278 per night
4.6/5Wonderful! (1,874 reviews)

"Location was good. Nice amenities. Close to restaurants."…"

Reviewed on 27 Mar. 2020

The Sebel Quay West Suites Sydney
Sofitel Sydney Wentworth
5 out of 5
61-101 Phillip Street, Sydney, NSW
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The price is NZ$225 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (2,813 reviews)

"Staff were very friendly and the place in excellent condition."…"

Reviewed on 14 Mar. 2020

Sofitel Sydney Wentworth
Hyatt Regency Sydney
5 out of 5
161 Sussex Street, Sydney, NSW
Free Cancellation
The price is NZ$225 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (3,795 reviews)

"Very beautiful property. Great staff and very helpful. Our room, for some reason, filled with smoke from the vent, but the hotel staff came quickly and moved all our belongings to a very nice, upgraded room and wined and dined us with wine and chocolates for the remainder of our stay."…"

Reviewed on 25 Mar. 2020

Hyatt Regency Sydney
Harbour Rocks Hotel Sydney MGallery
5 out of 5
34-52 Harrington Street, The Rocks, NSW
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The price is NZ$257 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (1,097 reviews)

"A wonderful experience and it started with a warm welcome by the two daytime staff. Incredible ambience in this heritage building - the architecture is beautiful and with a great decor to match. I enjoyed my stay so much I extended my stay. I am already booking for another stay."…"

Reviewed on 28 May 2020

Harbour Rocks Hotel Sydney MGallery
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Sydney Central Business District Accommodation Guide

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From Australia Square to St. Mary's Cathedral, discover the splendour of the Harbour City when you reserve a stay in any of the hotels in Sydney, CBD.

While the Sydney Opera House and the Harbour Bridge are unmissable attractions in the capital of New South Wales, this city has a whole lot more to offer than just gorgeous landmarks. The Taronga Zoo and SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium are two of the best places in the hemisphere to view creatures from land and sea, while Bondi Beach and Manly Beach are famous for their shimmering sands and spectacular surf breaks.

If you're ready to experience one of the southern hemisphere's finest cities, look no further than Expedia.co.nz to help you find the hotel of your dreams. Whether you're travelling alone, alongside your sweetheart, or with the whole family, we'll present you with an assortment of Sydney, CBD accommodation. We even have Darling Harbour accommodation if you'd rather stay on the water. Start searching today and you're bound to find an affordable deal you'll love.

Hotels and Accommodation in Sydney CBD

Sydney CBD hotels are generally upscale, high-rise accommodation that fit right into the city’s skyline. Peer out the window of your hotel to see the harbour, opera house, or even Chinatown to the south. Your Sydney CBD accommodation options include properties with swimming pools, pampering spas, and room service. Book your ideal accommodation here on Expedia.co.nz today to secure the best price for your next holiday.

Travel Basics

You can arrive in Sydney by car, rail, or the Sydney Airport (SYD). If you want to enjoy the warmest average temperatures, come to Sydney CBD in January and February, when you will see thermometer rise as high as 26 degrees. During the winter, Sydney cools down to as low as 7 degrees. The low tourist season is May through August, so if you aim to avoid crowds this is an ideal time to visit Sydney.

Book Your Sydney CBD Getaway

Sydney CBD is a thriving neighbourhood, filled with gastronomy, shopping, art, and more. Hotels in Sydney CBD live up to the standard set by their surroundings, boasting well-appointed rooms and all the comforts you hope for during a holiday. Book your next trip to Sydney right here on Expedia.co.nz to enjoy the best rates and a wide variety of accommodation options.

Frequently asked questions

What is Sydney Central Business District like?
Sydney Central Business District is a metropolitan neighbourhood known for its array of dining options and major shopping area. Experience the best of Sydney Central Business District with a visit to Sydney Tower, SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium and Sydney Town Hall. If you’re searching for places to stay in East Sydney, you will definitely find something to meet your needs with 372 Sydney Central Business District hotels and other types of accommodation to choose from.
What's a favourite place to stay in Sydney Central Business District?
Based on Expedia customer reviews, Park Hyatt Sydney is the highest ranked property in Sydney Central Business District. This 5-star hotel offers a full-service spa and a restaurant. It’s located steps from Overseas Passenger Terminal. Other top choices in the neighbourhood include Pullman Quay Grand Sydney Harbour and Radisson Blu Plaza Hotel Sydney.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Sydney Central Business District, will I receive a refund?
Yes, you’ll find most hotel room reservations are fully refundable as long as you cancel before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is usually within 24-48 hours of check in. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, you might be able to still cancel and get a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Add dates, click “Search”, then use the filter option “free cancellation” to review the best deals in Sydney Central Business District.
What is there to do in this East Sydney neighbourhood?
Sydney Tower, Sydney Opera House and St. James Church are some local landmarks to explore in Sydney Central Business District. SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium and Sydney Town Hall are also a couple of places to visit in the neighbourhood. Don’t miss favourite places to visit in the surrounding area, such as Circular Quay, Hyde Park and Royal Botanic Gardens. When you’re sightseeing in East Sydney, Overseas Passenger Terminal and Sydney Harbour Bridge are also worth a stop.
How can I get around Sydney Central Business District and the greater East Sydney area?
If you want to see more of the city, Wynyard Station is the closest metro stop. Others nearby include Martin Place Station and St. James Station. If you want to venture out of town, Sydney Circular Quay Station is the closest train station. You can also catch a ride at Sydney Central Station. You can enquire about options for water travel at the port.

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