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Top Kiama Cheap Hotels

Motel 617
3 out of 5
132 Manning Street, Kiama, NSW
The price is £77 per night from 1 Nov to 2 Nov
4/5Very Good! (267 reviews)
Comfortable and convenient.

"A very good place to stay, conveniently located. Bed was comfortable. Staff are very friendly."…"

Reviewed on 11 Jul 2020

Motel 617
Kiama Cove Boutique Motel
3.5 out of 5
10 Bong Bong Street, Kiama, NSW
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £63 per night from 4 Nov to 5 Nov
3.9/5Very Good! (952 reviews)

"Close to blowhole, walking tracks, shops and all facilities. Excellent location."…"

Reviewed on 16 Oct 2020

Kiama Cove Boutique Motel
Grand Hotel Kiama
3 out of 5
49 Manning Street, Kiama, NSW
The price is £44 per night from 27 Oct to 28 Oct
2.3/5 (492 reviews)

"Lovely staff great food room could do with a little make over"…"

Reviewed on 12 Jul 2020

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Cheap Hotels in Kiama

Kiama offers a variety of cheap accommodation options and places to visit, making it a budget-friendly holiday choice. You can find ways to save money while getting to know this destination, which is home to attractions like Kiama Leagues Club, Pilots Cottage Museum and Kiama Surf Beach.

When it comes to affordable places to stay in Kiama, you'll find some budget hotels in the area. These options offer competitive rates and have positive reviews from travellers searching for a bargain:

Motel 617 - 3-star motel. You'll find free WiFi, free parking and air conditioning at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its good location and comfortable beds.

Grand Studios Kiama - Customers like this motel for its proximity to shops and central location. It offers free WiFi, free parking and a restaurant.

Grand Hotel Kiama - At this 3-star hotel, you can take advantage of a restaurant and a bar. Reviews mention the overall condition and overall value.

Kiama Cove Boutique Motel - 3.5-star motel. You'll find free WiFi, free parking and air conditioning at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its comfortable rooms and proximity to public transport.

Planning Your Trip to Kiama

Still picking your trip dates? Find out more about the local climate with these monthly averages so you can plan around good weather.

  • Hottest months: December, November, January and February, with an average temperature of 25°F
  • Coldest months: July, August, June and September, with an average temperature of 7°F
  • Rainiest months: February, November, December and May, with an average rainfall of 85.25 inches
  • Driest months: September, July, August and June, with an average rainfall of 64 inches

Sightseeing In and Around Kiama

You won't have to spend a lot to take advantage of things to see and do in Kiama. You can budget for the local attractions that interest you most, and then make time for activities that cost very little. Check out the local culture at Pilots Cottage Museum and Historical Aircraft Restoration Society Museum, or visit other spots like Berry Museum.

Kiama is also notable for its:
  • Fishing
  • Boating
  • Surfing
  • Skydiving
  • Sledging

Getting around Kiama

The most convenient airport is in Wollongong, NSW (WOL-Illawarra Regional), situated 8.4 mi (13.6 km) away from the city centre. If that doesn't suit your budget, you can arrange flights in and out of Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.), which is 53.7 mi (86.5 km) away. If you want to explore the larger area, hop aboard a train at Kiama Station. You can explore water transport options at the local port.

Frequently asked questions

What is Kiama like for travellers on a budget?
Kiama has a variety of cheap accommodation options and places to visit, making it a great getaway spot for budget travellers. You can find ways to save money while getting to know this destination, which is home to attractions such as Kiama Leagues Club, Kiama Surf Beach and Kiama Blowhole.
When is the best time for a budget trip to Kiama?
Weather will likely play an important role when you plan your trip to Kiama, but bear in mind that cheaper options are usually available when the weather isn’t as good. The hottest months are usually November and December, with an average temperature of 20°C, while the coldest months are July and August, with an average of 12°C. Average annual precipitation for Kiama is 872 inches.
What is there to see and do in Kiama?
You don’t need to spend big to take advantage of things to see and do in Kiama. You can budget for the top local attractions on your list, such as Jamberoo Action Park and Wollongong City Beach, and then make time for other wallet-friendly activities. Enjoy the outdoors at Kiama Surf Beach and Kiama Blowhole, or hunt for bargains with some shopping at Kiama Seaside Markets.
How can I get to Kiama and get around on a budget?
Scoping out the transportation options in Kiama is a smart way to keep your trip affordable. The closest airport is Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.), 53.7 mi (86.5 km) away. However, if that doesn’t suit your budget, the next closest is 8.4 mi (13.6 km) away: Shellharbour, NSW (WOL). Kiama might not have very many public transport options so a car rental could be an economical alternative to see more of the area.

More trip options

What's the best budget-friendly accommodation in Kiama?

Based on reviews, Kiama Cove Boutique Motel is a popular 3.5-star property for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other good options to stay on the cheap include Motel 617 and Grand Hotel Kiama.

What is staying in Kiama like?

Visitors to Kiama are sure to enjoy the waterfront. The walkable and welcoming setting also entices those visiting the city. Wollongong City Beach, Kiama Blowhole, and Jamberoo Action Park are some of the top sights around the area. In Kiama, there are 119 hotels and other accommodation to choose from.

What's the best place to stay in Kiama?

Kiama Shores Motel is ranked highly by Expedia customers. This 3.5-star property offers a restaurant and an outdoor pool. It is located a short 13-minute walk from Kiama Blowhole. Other favourite options based on reviews include The Sebel Harbourside Kiama and Motel 617.

What are the top places to visit in Kiama?

The city's natural setting is picturesque, including the beaches and these places to visit: Kiama Blowhole, Kiama Surf Beach, and Little Blow Hole. Additionally, in the area you'll find Wollongong City Beach and Jamberoo Action Park.

What's the best place to stay with easy access to Kiama Blowhole?

Adjacent to Kiama Blowhole, Kiama Harbour Cabins is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveller data, and this 4.5-star cabin offers free WiFi and free parking. Other good choices close by include Kiama Cove Boutique Motel and The Sebel Harbourside Kiama.