The Best Cheap Hotels in Germany

Budget-Friendly and Affordable Places to Stay in Germany

Bamberg, Germany Bamberg, Germany

Germany is a vibrant destination with plenty of fun activities and attractions. If you're traveling on a budget, finding an affordable place to stay might be a challenge, though. But does Germany have cheap hotel rooms? Absolutely. With so many budget-friendly hotels and motels available, there is no need to break the bank for a comfortable and relaxing stay here. So, if you're looking for where to stay on a budget, or trying to figure out how to find cheap rooms in Germany, we've figured it out for you already. When looking for affordable places to stay, everyone should consider a variety of factors, including the price, but also the location, amenities, level of service, and guest ratings. While low prices are important, travelers should also consider the comfort and relaxation of the rooms, as well as the location of the hotel, which can greatly impact their experience in Germany. Some of the best budget-friendly hotels in Germany offer amenities such as pools, providing guests with a great place to cool off and unwind after a long day of exploring the city. When considering guest ratings, travelers should look for hotels with a proven track record of providing comfortable stays, while also being easy on the wallet. We've analyzed the best budget-friendly hotels and motels in Germany based not just on the prices, but also the locations, guest ratings, amenities, and nearby activities as described. So, below you'll see the results of our research, which includes the best values and great bargain hotels in Germany. Whether you're traveling solo or with a group, there are plenty of cheap stays available in Germany that will meet your needs and your budget. So, let's get to it: here's where to sleep cheap in Germany.

While this country is generally expensive, many affordable options can be found by those looking to save money. While the larger cities have hostels and other budget-friendly activities, the smaller towns also offer affordable amenities for younger travelers or those looking to plan their own route on a tight budget. Using public transit to save money is also a great way to get around, as Germany's rail system and the city's transit systems are top-notch.

(Prices are listed in U.S. Dollars.)

MEININGER Hotel Berlin Mitte

Berlin, Berlin State
3-star Hotel with prices starting at $19 (before taxes) - See All Prices
One of the Best Inexpensive Hotels in Germany
  • Great Value: the price is lower than average for 3-star hotels.
  • Family-Friendly

Located at Oranienburger Straße 67/68, MEININGER Hotel Berlin Mitte has great rooms from $19 (before taxes). It offers a bar, parking, rooms with kitchenettes, pet-friendly rooms, and laundry facilities. It has a terrific 8.00 rating out of 10 from previous guests who have stayed here. Only a short distance from the city center, budget travelers will especially love bicycle rental, family rooms, a tour desk, a multi-lingual staff, and air-conditioning at this affordable hotel. Having a kitchenette is a nice way for you to have some meals in the room, too. The price of this hotel is less than average for budget hotels, which makes it a great value.

Budget Hotel Amenities
  • Parking
  • Laundry facilities
  • Budget
More Great Amenities
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Kitchenette
  • Pets allowed
  • Bicycle rental
  • Family rooms
  • Air-conditioned
  • Playground
  • Family-Friendly


Hostel Lollis Homestay Dresden

Dresden, Saxony
Hostel with prices starting at $22 (before taxes) - See All Prices
A Great Low Cost Hotel
  • Great Value: the price is lower than average for 2-star hotels.
  • Family-Friendly

A great place to stay is Hostel Lollis Homestay Dresden which has nice rooms starting at $22. Offering a bar, parking, a kid-friendly buffet, hiking, and rooms with kitchens, it also has a great guest rating of 8.50 out of 10 from many previous guests. It's located at Gorlitzer Str. 34. This relaxing hotel is also nice because it offers rooms with kitchenettes, laundry services, city views, a game room, and evening entertainment which visitors will enjoy. Also, it's just a short drive from the city center. The kitchen in the room is great, because you can cook your own meals to save time and money. It's also less than the average price for budget hotels, so it's a great value.

Budget Hotel Amenities
  • Parking
  • Laundry facilities
  • Budget
More Great Amenities
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette
  • Laundry service
  • Game room
  • Bicycle rental
  • Family rooms
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Family-Friendly


Five Elements Hostel Leipzig

Leipzig, Saxony
Hostel with prices starting at $18 (before taxes) - See All Prices
A Very Affordable Hotel
  • Great Value: the price is lower than average for 2-star hotels.

We found Five Elements Hostel Leipzig to be a great place to stay, and the price starts at $18. We loved that is has a bar, rooms with kitchens, rooms with kitchenettes, pet-friendly rooms, and an indoor play area, and it also has a terrific guest rating of 8.50 out of 10 from previous guests. It's located at Kleiner Fleischergssse B 04/09. You'll also find laundry facilities, bicycle rental, family rooms, a multi-lingual staff, and air-conditioning which travelers will love. And this comfortable hotel is just a quick trip from the center of town. It's a great value, too, because it's less than the average price for budget hotels.

Budget Hotel Amenities
  • Laundry facilities
  • Budget
More Great Amenities
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette
  • Pets allowed
  • Bicycle rental
  • Family rooms
  • Air-conditioned
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator


My Place Lautzenhausen

Lautzenhausen, Rhineland-Palatinate
3-star Hotel with prices starting at $54 (before taxes) - See All Prices
A Terrific Cheap Hotel
  • Great Value: the price is lower than average for 3-star hotels.
  • Family-Friendly

With terrific rooms from $54, My Place Lautzenhausen, at Hauptstrasse 8 provides room service, a restaurant, a fitness center, a bar, and hiking. Its terrific guest rating is 8.30 out of 10 from previous guests staying here. Budget travelers will really like this budget-friendly hotel which also offers golf, pet-friendly rooms, a hot tub, free parking, and kids meals. It's located just a short distance from the city center, too. Having a hot tub at this hotel is also a nice splurge. It's a great value, as the price is less than the average for budget hotels.

Budget Hotel Amenities
  • Free parking
  • Laundry facilities
  • Budget
More Great Amenities
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness center
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pets allowed
  • Hot tub
  • Bicycle rental
  • Family rooms
  • Air-conditioned
  • Playground
  • Family-Friendly


Hostel Mondpalast

Dresden, Saxony
Hostel with prices starting at $20 (before taxes) - See All Prices
A Nice Budget Stay
  • Great Value: the price is lower than average for 2-star hotels.
  • Family-Friendly

Hostel Mondpalast has a great guest rating of 8.40 out of 10, and offers a bar, parking, a kid-friendly buffet, hiking, and pet-friendly rooms. The great rooms here start at $20 before taxes and depending on the season. It can be found at Louisenstrasse 77. Furthermore, it also offers a game room, evening entertainment, bicycle rental, family rooms, and a multi-lingual staff, which is nice for visitors. Just a short drive from the city center, this low-cost hotel is a terrific choice. We found the price of this hotel to be a great value because the price is less than average for budget hotels.

Budget Hotel Amenities
  • Parking
  • Budget
More Great Amenities
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Pets allowed
  • Game room
  • Bicycle rental
  • Family rooms
  • Family-Friendly


St -Michaels-Heim Hotel

Berlin, Berlin State
3-star Hotel with prices starting at $29 (before taxes) - See All Prices
One of the Best Deals in Germany
  • Great Value: the price is lower than average for 3-star hotels.

The great guest rating of St -Michaels-Heim Hotel is 8.17 out of 10. This place has a restaurant, laundry services, free parking, kids meals, and bicycle rental. Prices for the terrific rooms are from $29, and it's located at Bismarckallee 23. We also love the family rooms, a 24-hour desk, a playground, private parking, and special diet menus which are great for travelers. And since it's just a quick trip from the center of the town, the location is great, too. Having the delicious restaurant in the hotel is an added bonus. The price of this hotel is less than average for budget hotels, which makes it a great value.

Budget Hotel Amenities
  • Free parking
  • Budget
More Great Amenities
  • Restaurant
  • Laundry service
  • Bicycle rental
  • Family rooms
  • Playground


Steigenberger Airport Hotel Frankfurt

Frankfurt am Main, Hesse
4-star Hotel with prices starting at $79 (before taxes) - See All Prices
A Fantastic Bargain in Germany
  • Great Value: the price is lower than average for 4-star hotels.
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
  • Family-Friendly
  • Heated pool

A cool place is Steigenberger Airport Hotel Frankfurt because it has great rooms that start at $79. It has room service, a restaurant, a fitness center, a bar, and parking, it also earned a great guest rating of 8.70 out of 10 from people who have stayed here before. It's found at Unterschweinstiege 16. Only a short distance from the city center, budget travelers will especially love hiking, laundry services, golf, pet-friendly rooms, and a spa and wellness center at this affordable hotel. The indoor pool at this hotel is very nice, and is a great place to unwind and relax on your trip. It's also less than the average price for budget hotels, so it's a great value.

Budget Hotel Amenities
  • Parking
  • Indoor pool
  • Laundry facilities
  • Budget
More Great Amenities
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness center
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Laundry service
  • Pets allowed
  • Bicycle rental
  • Family rooms
  • Heated pool
  • Air-conditioned
  • Playground
  • Family-Friendly


Hotel Palmenhof

Frankfurt am Main, Hesse
3-star Hotel with prices starting at $42 (before taxes) - See All Prices
Among the Best Values in Germany
  • Great Value: the price is lower than average for 3-star hotels.
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.

Hotel Palmenhof offers room service, a restaurant, parking, child care, and laundry services which we really like. The terrific rooms here start at $42 (before taxes). It's located at Bockenheimer Landstrasse 89-91 and has earned a guest rating of 8.80/10. This relaxing hotel is also nice because it offers laundry facilities, a multi-lingual staff, air-conditioning, a 24-hour desk, and a refrigerator which visitors will enjoy. Also, it's just a short drive from the city center. We love the convenience of room service, and it's really nice here. It's a great value, too, because it's less than the average price for budget hotels.

Budget Hotel Amenities
  • Parking
  • Laundry facilities
  • Budget
More Great Amenities
  • Restaurant
  • Laundry service
  • Air-conditioned
  • Refrigerator
  • Airport shuttle


Select Hotel Berlin The Wall

Berlin, Berlin State
4-star Hotel with prices starting at $48 (before taxes) - See All Prices
One of the Best Inexpensive Hotels in Germany
  • Great Value: the price is lower than average for 4-star hotels.
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
  • Family-Friendly

Located at Zimmerstraße 88, Select Hotel Berlin The Wall has great rooms from $48 (before taxes). It offers room service, a restaurant, a bar, parking, and a kitchen. It has a terrific 8.60 rating out of 10 from previous guests who have stayed here. You'll also find a kid-friendly buffet, laundry services, pet-friendly rooms, laundry facilities, and a tour desk which travelers will love. And this comfortable hotel is just a quick trip from the center of town. It's a great value, as the price is less than the average for budget hotels.

Budget Hotel Amenities
  • Parking
  • Laundry facilities
  • Budget
More Great Amenities
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Kitchen/Kitchenette
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Laundry service
  • Pets allowed
  • Air-conditioned
  • Airport shuttle
  • Family-Friendly


Hotel Ambiance Rivoli

Munich, Bavaria
4-star Hotel with prices starting at $47 (before taxes) - See All Prices
A Great Low Cost Hotel
  • Great Value: the price is lower than average for 4-star hotels.
  • Family-Friendly

A great place to stay is Hotel Ambiance Rivoli which has nice rooms starting at $47. Offering room service, a restaurant, a bar, parking, and laundry services, it also has a great guest rating of 8.20 out of 10 from many previous guests. It's located at Albert Rosshaupter Strasse 22. Budget travelers will really like this budget-friendly hotel which also offers a spa, laundry facilities, a tour desk, air-conditioning, and a 24-hour desk. It's located just a short distance from the city center, too. We found the price of this hotel to be a great value because the price is less than average for budget hotels.

Budget Hotel Amenities
  • Parking
  • Laundry facilities
  • Budget
More Great Amenities
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Laundry service
  • Air-conditioned
  • Family-Friendly


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Is it expensive to spend the night in Germany?

Germany Average Budget Hotel Price
$114

Travelers to Germany will have a large number of terrific budget accommodation options with a variety of great prices. The price of budget hotels here can vary by amenities, dates, and the neighborhood. Based on thorough data from 1084 budget hotels, their average price is a very reasonable $114. If you're interested in more information about hotels here, see our guide to hotel prices in Germany.

The average prices of our suggested budget hotels by star rating:

  • 5-star hotels: $205
  • 4-star hotels: $125
  • 3-star hotels: $101
  • 2-star hotels: $85


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