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The Belmore All-Suite Hotel
3.5 out of 5
39 Smith Street, Wollongong, NSW
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £89 per night from 15 Feb to 16 Feb
4.3/5Excellent! (843 reviews)

"Reasonable price with a great locate, only 10 minute walk to the beach And restaurants"…"

Reviewed on 11 Jan 2021

The Belmore All-Suite Hotel
Sage Hotel Wollongong
4 out of 5
60/62 Harbour Street, Wollongong, NSW
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £107 per night from 21 Feb to 22 Feb
3.9/5Good! (982 reviews)

"Very nice hotel, beach view was a bit exaggerated"…"

Reviewed on 12 Jan 2021

Sage Hotel Wollongong
Boat Harbour Motel
3 out of 5
Cnr Campbell and Wilson St, Wollongong, NSW
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £96 per night from 25 Jan to 26 Jan
3.9/5Good! (724 reviews)

"I like the location. 2 minutes walk to the Harbour and pleasant walk to the light houses, North Wollongong Beach and 15 minutes walk to city centre"…"

Reviewed on 17 Jan 2021

Boat Harbour Motel
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Downtown Motel
2.5 out of 5
76 Crown Street, Wollongong, NSW
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £62 per night from 25 Jan to 26 Jan
3.5/5Good! (574 reviews)

"I liked how close it was to everything, and the price to go with it"…"

Reviewed on 18 Oct 2020

Downtown Motel
Flinders Motel
3 out of 5
19 Flinders St., Wollongong, NSW
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £73 per night from 8 Feb to 9 Feb
3.5/5Good! (423 reviews)

"Clean - quiet and nice staff. Location is excellent for checking our the district and the price is good for what you get. Bed was comfortable."…"

Reviewed on 12 Aug 2020

Flinders Motel
City Beach Motel
3 out of 5
22 Crown Street, Wollongong, NSW
The price is £73 per night from 27 Jan to 28 Jan
3.3/5 (294 reviews)

"Central location handy to WIN Stadium, beach and CBD. Room very basic but spacious. All a bit aged and need of a refresh. Served the purpose of a visit to the Rugby."…"

Reviewed on 9 Mar 2020

City Beach Motel
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Cheap Hotels in Wollongong

Wollongong offers a variety of cheap accommodation options and things to do, 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 Illawarra Performing Arts Centre, Illawarra Museum and WIN Entertainment Centre.

When it comes to affordable lodging choices in Wollongong, you can find hotels that won't break the bank. These options offer competitive rates and get good reviews from Expedia travellers in search of a bargain:

City Beach Motel - 3-star motel. You'll find free parking, air conditioning and laundry facilities at this property.

The Belmore All-Suite Hotel - Customers like this 3.5-star apartment for its proximity to shops and convenient parking. It offers free WiFi, free parking and air conditioning.

Downtown Motel - At this 2.5-star motel, you can take advantage of free parking and air conditioning. Reviews mention the convenient parking and clean rooms.

Flinders Motel - 3-star motel. You'll find free WiFi, free parking and a restaurant at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its proximity to public transport.

Boat Harbour Motel - Customers like this 3-star motel for its spacious rooms and proximity to shops. It offers free WiFi, free parking and a restaurant.

Planning Your Trip to Wollongong

Still choosing trip dates? Learn more about the best months to go with these temperature and rainfall stats so you can maximise your time.

  • Hottest months: January, February, December and March, with an average temperature of 25°F
  • Coldest months: July, June, August and September, with an average temperature of 8°F
  • Rainiest months: April, May, March and July, with an average rainfall of 126.75 inches
  • Driest months: December, October, September and November, with an average rainfall of 73.50 inches

Sightseeing In and Around Wollongong

Wollongong attracts visitors with its major shopping area and fantastic dining options, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the local attractions that interest you most, and then plan some activities that cost little or nothing at all. Enjoy the local natural beauty at Stuart Park and Wollongong Botanic Garden, or check out the area's cultural spots like Illawarra Performing Arts Centre.

Wollongong is also notable for its:
  • Beaches
  • Cycling
  • Cafes
  • Rainforest

Getting around Wollongong

The nearest airport is 11.2 mi (18 km) away from the city centre in Wollongong, NSW (WOL-Illawarra Regional). If that doesn't suit your budget, you can book a flight to Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.), located 37.1 mi (59.7 km) away. To see more of the larger area, ride aboard one of the trains from Wollongong Station. You can learn about water travel options at the port.

Frequently asked questions

What is Wollongong like for travellers on a budget?
Wollongong has cheap accommodation options and a variety of places to visit, making it a budget-friendly holiday choice. In addition to its well-known attractions such as Wollongong City Beach, this destination is home to Stuart Park and Fairy Meadow Beach Park, which you can enjoy while spending very little.
What's the best accommodation for a budget-friendly stay in Wollongong?
Based on reviews, Sage Hotel Wollongong is a popular hotel for our travellers who want a more economical choice, and features free WiFi and an outdoor pool. Other good options for your budget-friendly stay include Lakeview Hotel Motel and Kiama Cove Boutique Motel.
How many low-cost hotels should I expect to find in Wollongong?
Choose a hotel that suits your wallet from Expedia’s 27 budget hotels in Wollongong.
When is the best time for a budget trip to Wollongong?
Weather will likely play an important role when you plan your trip to Wollongong, 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 Wollongong is 875 inches.
What is there to see and do in Wollongong?
Wollongong attracts visitors with its major shopping area and fantastic dining options, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions on your list, such as Wollongong City Beach and Jamberoo Action Park, and then make time for other wallet-friendly activities. Check out the area’s cultural spots like Illawarra Performing Arts Centre and Wollongong City Gallery, or hunt for bargains with some shopping at Crown Street Mall.
How can I get to Wollongong and get around on a budget?
Scoping out the transportation options in Wollongong can help keep you on budget. The most convenient airport is 37.1 mi (59.7 km) away from the centre in Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.). However, if that doesn’t suit your budget, you can book a flight to Shellharbour, NSW (WOL), located 11.2 mi (18 km) away. If you want to see more of the area, hop on a train from Wollongong Station, North Wollongong Station or Fairy Meadow Station.

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