Sydney, also called the Harbour City, is a cosmopolitan with a vibe for total enjoyment and business opportunities, coupled with passionatelocals. There are impressive icons in the city and the most popular are the Sydney Opera House and the Sydney Harbour Bridge, coupled with its inviting sands in the renowned Bondi Beach for beach lovers.
For those well to do visitors, Double Bay is there to offer upscale boutiques, beauty salons and restaurants.
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. Staying in budget accommodation will allow you to enjoy more of what the city has to offer, but it does not mean that you are compromised on the quality of their hotel services since many of them still offer good amenities and reasonable service that is comparable to expensive hotels.
These budget accommodations are also attractive because they can be found in most part of the city and you have several choices to choose from, like in the famous downtown areas of Darly Harbour and Oxford Street that have a throbbing nightlife and delightful gourmet experiences to offer.
In planning your stay in Sydney, you might want to consider choosing a place to stay where you have easy access to public transport, and that your main business or leisure areas where you will frequently go is near so that you will save time and money. Backpackers and budget travellers are known to prefer staying in the heart of the downtown since many affordable hostels can be found there, especially in the areas at Central Station and Kings Cross.
Those who would not mind spending more money for their hotel accommodation, have several places to choose from. Located conveniently near the Maritime Museum and the Sydney Opera House and other famous attractions is a hotel that is in the Rocks area of Sydney. Another hotel is not as expensive as the first one described but still on the expensive side, with its heated indoor pool and sauna, a gym, and with balcony rooms that allow you to look out over 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.