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Whether you're in town to live out your safari dreams at Taronga Western Plains Zoo or are visiting Dubbo for its nearby caves or botanic gardens, there are plenty of accommodation options. Stays range from bush retreats to motels to caravan parks and even luxury lodges right at the zoo.

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Our Top Picks for Dubbo hotels


Best accommodation for Dubbo Zoo: Zoofari Lodge

The closest accommodation options to the zoo include the Zoofari Lodge or Savannah Cabins in Dubbo. Both within 15-minutes via vehicle, they're both located on the grasslands and might feature wildlife right in your backyard.

  • Our top pick: Zoofari Lodge
  • Location: Taronga Western Plains Zoo
  • Features: Moments away from the Zoo, pool, complimentary breakfast and modern design cabins.
  • Price: From $836 a night

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Best pet-friendly accommodation in Dubbo: Bulwarra Accommodation

Don't leave your furry friend behind with pet-friendly hotels such as Bulwarra Accommodation, Dubbo Centrepoint Motel or Tallarook Motor Inn. Each of these is in relatively close proximity to the South Dubbo Dog Park where your dogs can run free.

  • Our top pick: Bulwarra Accommodation
  • Location: 13L Bulwarra Drive, Dubbo, NSW 2830
  • Features: Large outdoor entertainment area, BBQ and plenty of space for the dogs to run around.
  • Price: From $185 a night


Best self-contained accommodation in Dubbo: Ranelagh House

If hotels aren't quite your style then consider something that feels more like home for your next Dubbo visit, these include Ranelagh House or Macquarie Cottage. Everything you need comes available in-room with fully-equipped kitchens, dining and living spaces.

  • Our top pick: Ranelagh House
  • Location: Bourke Street, Dubbo, NSW 2830
  • Features: Classic-style decor, terraces, pool, tennis court, horse riding, cycling and golf.
  • Price: From $176 a night

How did we pick these Dubbo hotels?

Our editorial team selected the Dubbo hotels on this list based on price, location and real customer feedback from hotel booking sites and review platforms. Where applicable, we used our own personal experiences to make recommendations.

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Comfort Inn Dubbo City

Comfort Inn Dubbo City from Finder Hotels

Reviewed by: Angus Kidman, Editor-in-chief

Set on the highway "motel strip" in Dubbo, this small motel is easily accessed. My room was spacious and clean.

  • Budget: Medium
  • Pros: Well-priced, on main highway, convenient for dining options
  • Cons: Relative lack of power outlets in the room
  • Would I stay there again? Yes
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Which sites let me book Dubbo accommodation with free cancellation?

These sites let you make a refundable booking for your trip to Dubbo, so there's less risk of losing the cost of your stay or deposit. Some sites only offer free cancellation on select Dubbo hotels or at a slightly higher rate, so it's best to check the terms on your booking before confirming your stay.

Most sites, like Wotif or Expedia, will clearly state whether each Dubbo hotel is non-refundable.

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Which sites let me use a coupon code to book Dubbo accommodation?

Using one of our coupon codes at these sites will save you money on your Dubbo stay. Some may ask you to pay for your stay upfront rather than on arrival in order to apply the code to your Dubbo booking, but the same cancellation policy does apply so if you are able to cancel, you'll be able to get refunded.

Which sites let me book Dubbo accommodation without a credit card?

If you don't have a credit card to make your Dubbo booking, but would like to reap the rewards of one, compare credit cards that offer hotel rewards here.

Which Dubbo hotel booking sites have rewards programs?

Get access to cheaper prices, collect points toward free stays and get extra perks like Wi-Fi or breakfast if you book your Dubbo accommodation on sites like these:

  • Wotif: Part of the same family, Wotif lets you access the same benefits as the Expedia Rewards program. You'll get access to lower rates and earn points, which can be used toward discounted stays in the future. Depending on how often you make bookings, you'll be able to get bigger discounts and earn more perks like breakfast.
  • Agoda: PointsMAX lets you earn up to 6,000 points for your stay that you can put toward a preferred loyalty or frequent flyer program, including KrisFlyer and Velocity.
  • Trip.com: Trip Coins is Trip.com's rewards program where you can earn $1 for every 100 Trip Coins. It's free to join the program. Membership tiers from Silver, Gold, Platinum and Diamond have different perks to enjoy.
  • Hotels.com: Collect one stamp for every night's stay. Once you stay for 10 nights, you'll be able to redeem one free night up to the average value of your previous 10 nights.
  • Expedia.com.au: Access lower rates as a member and earn Expedia points on bookings, which can be used toward discounted stays in the future. Different levels of membership get you access to deeper discounts and perks, such as free breakfasts.
  • Marriott: The Marriott Bonvoy Benefits program lets you earn points towards free nights, access special member rates, get free Wi-Fi with your stay and check into your room via the mobile app. There are different status levels depending on how often you stay, starting with Silver Elite (10 nights per year).

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