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Cheap Hotels in Austin

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What is Austin Like for Cheap Hotels?

There are lots of ways to visit Austin for a bargain price. For example, you might want to put on your walking shoes, grab a free map, and venture out to a side of this destination where money isn't the only thing that matters. People who visit Austin absolutely love the entertainment choices and bars, which could be great ways to enjoy the city. Take a selfie at The Domain and Lake Travis for some great memories without a hefty price tag. Our choice of affordable hotels makes Austin a favorite among budget-conscious travelers looking for a vacation to remember. has 74 cheap Austin hotels to choose from, the right one is waiting for you!

What Are Some of the Best Cheap Hotels in Austin? travelers' top Austin budget hotel picks:

    Holiday Inn Express Austin North Central, an IHG Hotel

    2.5-star hotel in Georgian Acres
    • Free breakfast • Free parking • 24-hour fitness center • Outdoor pool • Attentive staff

    Austin Marriott South

    3.5-star hotel with bar, near South Congress Avenue
    • Free parking • Free WiFi • Restaurant • 24-hour fitness center • Central location

    Homewood Suites by Hilton Austin NW near The Domain

    3-star hotel with outdoor pool, near The Domain
    • Free breakfast • Free parking • Free WiFi • 24-hour fitness center • Central location

    East Austin Hotel

    3.5-star hotel with outdoor pool, near Austin Convention Center
    • Free WiFi • Restaurant • 2 bars • Rooftop terrace • Central location

    La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Austin Near The Domain

    Within easy reach of The Domain
    • Free parking • Free WiFi • Fitness center • Outdoor pool • Walkable location

What Are the Best Things to See and Do in Austin?

You'll be able to find lots of things to see and do in Austin on a shoestring budget. Take a look at these excursions in the city, some of which you can appreciate while being mindful of your wallet.

  • Zilker Park
  • Lady Bird Lake
  • Shoal Beach

  • Museums & Art Galleries
  • Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum
  • Blanton Museum of Art
  • LBJ Presidential Library

  • Sights & Landmarks
  • The Domain
  • Lake Travis
  • Sixth Street

How to find the best cheap hotels in Austin


✅  There are lots of cheap hotels available in Austin in 2023. What's more, our rewards program makes Austin hotels an even better choice for travelers on a budget. 

✅  Whether you're looking for a hostel, apart-hotel or Bed & Breakfast, there's something for every type of traveler in Austin on – use the helpful search filters to find some of the cheapest hotels in Austin for your budget-friendly stay. 

✅  You'll find lots of cheap hotels in Austin – with With so many choices, we recommend you use the search filter for price limits to narrow down your options. 

✅  The best time of year for an affordable vacation to Austin is during low season. This is when fewer people visit and there is a wider range of cheap Austin hotels available.  

✅  There are plenty of things to see and do in Austin on a budget! From exploring the city's iconic landmarks and museums to enjoying the great outdoors and local parks, there is something for everyone in Austin. 

✅  If you're looking to travel to Austin on a budget, there are plenty of ways to save. One option is to consider booking your travel during off-peak times when prices for flights, hotels, and attractions may be lower. Another option is budget-friendly transportation, such as local public transportation like buses or trains. 

✅  To find the great budget hotels in Austin for families, use our "Family friendly" filter under the "Travel experience" header. This will filter for family-friendly accommodation essentials.  

*Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms may apply. 


Frequently asked questions

What affordable motels can I choose from in Austin?
La Quinta Inn by Wyndham Austin Capitol / Downtown, Americas Best Value Inn Austin University and La Quinta Inn by Wyndham Austin Oltorf are among the best-rated motels by fellow travelers for a budget-friendly stay. Additionally, you’ll find 30 motels to choose from on our site.
What accommodations do other tourists recommend for an inexpensive trip to Austin?
Guests love these budget-friendly options on their visit to the area: Holiday Inn Express & Suites Austin Downtown - University, an IHG Hotel and Orangewood Inn & Suites Midtown.
Can I book a vacation rental in Austin?
You’ll find 2630 vacation home choices on our site. Additionally, you’ll find 1562 apartments and 676 condos.
What hostels can I book in Austin?
You may want to consider Firehouse Hostel, Native Hostel Austin and Drifter Jack’s Hostel, which are among the best-rated hostels by fellow travelers. You can also see all 5 hostels on our site.
What areas in Austin should I consider for a budget trip?
If you’re hoping for an inexpensive vacation, the areas with the most affordable hotels are North Austin, St. John - Coronado Hills and St. Johns.

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