There are certainly many expensive hotels and apartments for rent in Melbourne, but there are also many budget accommodation options as well.
In Melbourne, budget accommodation is not synonymous with poor service, as there are a number of clean, low frill accommodation providers in the CBD and surrounding suburbs.
Budget Accommodation in Melbourne CBD, Short Term & Self Contained
You will find plenty of cheap budget accommodations around the St. Kilda beach area. Here, there are a number of hostels with en suite bathrooms, security lockers, heating and air conditioning.
For travellers who prefer the convenience and basic amenities over everything else, The Hotel Formule 1 is an excellent option. This hotel is quite close to Flinders Street Station which makes it very convenient. It is a simple and clean place to stay.
Another alternative for budget accommodation in Melbourne is the chain of Ibis Hotels. These 3-star hotels provide varied accommodation options that include studio rooms with private bathrooms and air-conditioning.
Ozstays Apartments, located on Little Lonsdale Street, provide clean, affordable budget accommodation for the whole family. Options available include studio accommodation, 1-bedroom and 2-bedroom apartments.
If you are coming to Melbourne a little longer or require a little more space, then check out the range of cabins and cottages available at the various holiday parks in the area. There are holiday parks located in Braybrook and Coburg which offer cabins with bedrooms and a separate lounge and kitchen. Perfect for families or groups, cabins make a great option when you need a little more room.
Click the link below to browse the full range of budget accommodation located in and around Melbourne.