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GrandStay Hotel Appleton-Fox River Mall
3 out of 5
300 N. Mall Drive, Appleton, WI
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4.3/5Excellent! (998 reviews)
Wonderful customer service

"The hotel was very clean and staff were friendly. The pool is quite small but was find for our small children."…"

Reviewed on May 29, 2020

GrandStay Hotel Appleton-Fox River Mall
Quality Inn
2.5 out of 5
3623 West College Ave, Appleton, WI
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The price is $41 per night from Oct 26 to Oct 27
4/5Very Good! (422 reviews)

"Clean room, friendly staff pricing affordable would stay here again"…"

Reviewed on Oct 15, 2020

Quality Inn
Clarion Inn
2.5 out of 5
3033 W College Avenue, Appleton, WI
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The price is $60 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 2
3.9/5Good! (684 reviews)

"Great. Loved the pool.and hot tub. Room was clean and it was quiet"…"

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2020

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Red Lion Hotel Paper Valley
3.5 out of 5
333 W College Ave, Appleton, WI
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The price is $84 per night from Nov 6 to Nov 7
3.8/5Good! (979 reviews)

"Staff were very friendly, hotel was clean. Enjoy being in the downtown area."…"

Reviewed on Aug 21, 2020

Red Lion Hotel Paper Valley
Extended Stay America Appleton - Fox Cities
2.5 out of 5
4141 Boardwalk Ct, Appleton, WI
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The price is $63 per night from Nov 15 to Nov 16
3.7/5Good! (532 reviews)

"The room was very clean and the bed was very comfy, the part that i didn't enjoy was when the other rooms closed the doors it sounded like they were in the room with us"…"

Reviewed on May 14, 2020

Extended Stay America Appleton - Fox Cities
Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Appleton
2 out of 5
321 North Metro Drive, Appleton, WI
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The price is $45 per night from Oct 30 to Oct 31
3.7/5Good! (736 reviews)

"Very nice staff....very clean room...comfortable bed and awesome pillows....exceptionally quiet...i always use this place when i come to appleton"…"

Reviewed on Oct 14, 2020

Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Appleton
Super 8 by Wyndham Appleton
2 out of 5
3624 W College Ave, Hwy 41 & 125 (College Avenue), Appleton, WI
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The price is $54 per night from Oct 25 to Oct 26
3.6/5Good! (774 reviews)

"close to mall- very quiet- many nearby restraunts- easy to find"…"

Reviewed on Mar 11, 2020

Super 8 by Wyndham Appleton
Rodeway Inn
2.5 out of 5
3920 W College Ave, Appleton, WI
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The price is $37 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 2
3.4/5 (821 reviews)

"We had a sort of disasterous trip down to Appleton and had to leave Wed. afternoon instead of Thursday. They told us to contact you for any refund but I realize we didn't take the insurance."…"

Reviewed on Dec 18, 2019

Rodeway Inn
Howard Johnson by Wyndham Appleton
2 out of 5
200 North Perkins St., Appleton, WI
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The price is $42 per night from Oct 25 to Oct 26
3.2/5 (174 reviews)

"property was ok the facility was very clean and well run and staff was excellent.well go back agaim"…"

Reviewed on Jul 20, 2020

Howard Johnson by Wyndham Appleton
Motel 6 Appleton, WI
2 out of 5
210 Westhill Blvd, Appleton, WI
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The price is $50 per night from Oct 20 to Oct 21
2.9/5 (799 reviews)

"People nice good price for my budget. It was not too noisy this time, either. The people were nice and patient."…"

Reviewed on May 24, 2020

Motel 6 Appleton, WI
Budget Inn Of Appleton
2 out of 5
1032 S Westland Dr, Appleton, WI
The price is $45 per night from Nov 11 to Nov 12
2.1/5 (98 reviews)

"Average for low price night rental. No coffee. no coffee pot in room , no coffee in the lobby in the mornings."…"

Reviewed on Mar 1, 2020

Budget Inn Of Appleton
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Cheap Hotels in Appleton

Appleton has a variety of cheap accommodations and places to visit, making it a great vacation choice for budget-conscious travelers. In addition to its well-known attractions like Hearthstone Historic House Museum and Gardens of the Fox Cities, this destination is home to Pierce Park and Erb Park, which you can enjoy while spending very little.

If you're searching for places to stay in Appleton that won't break the bank, the 11 budget accommodations in the area give you plenty to choose from. These top-rated options offer reasonable prices and get good reviews from travelers searching for a bargain:

Rodeway Inn - 2.5-star hotel. You'll find free WiFi, free parking, and an outdoor pool at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its overall value.

Motel 6 Appleton, WI - Customers like this 2-star hotel for its comfortable rooms and proximity to shops. It offers free WiFi, free parking, and air conditioning.

Super 8 by Wyndham Appleton - At this 2-star motel, you can take advantage of free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking. Reviews mention the comfortable rooms and good location.

Howard Johnson by Wyndham Appleton - 2-star hotel. You'll find free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its proximity to shops and overall value.

Quality Inn - Customers like this 2.5-star hotel for its comfortable rooms and good location. It offers free WiFi, free parking, and air conditioning.

Planning Your Trip to Appleton

Haven't picked your travel dates? Learn more about the best months to go with these temperature and rainfall stats so you can maximize your time.

  • Hottest months: July, June, August, and September, with an average temperature of 80°F
  • Coldest months: January, February, December, and March, with an average temperature of 12°F
  • Rainiest months: June, August, July, and May, with an average rainfall of 3.65 inches
  • Driest months: February, January, December, and March, with an average rainfall of 1.40 inches

Sightseeing In and Around Appleton

Appleton 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 Hearthstone Historic House Museum and Gardens of the Fox Cities, and then make time for other wallet-friendly activities. If you're eager to get outdoors, you can enjoy the natural setting at Pierce Park, Erb Park, or Telulah Park.

Travelers also like Appleton for its:
  • Breweries
  • Riverfront
  • University life
  • Sports
  • Excursions
  • Entertainment

Getting Around Appleton

The closest airport is in Appleton, WI (ATW-Appleton Intl.), situated 5.1 mi (8.3 km) away from the city center. However, if that doesn't suit your budget, you can arrange flights in and out of Green Bay, WI (GRB-Austin Straubel Intl.), which is 21.1 mi (33.9 km) away. Appleton might not have many public transit options to choose from so renting a car could be an economical alternative to see more of the area.

Frequently asked questions

What is Appleton like for travelers on a budget?
Appleton offers a variety of cheap accommodations and things to do, making it a great getaway spot for budget travelers. In addition to its well-known attractions like Fox River Mall, this destination is home to Appleton Memorial Park and Pierce Park, which you can enjoy while spending very little.
What's the best place to stay on a budget in Appleton?
Based on reviews, Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Appleton is a popular 2-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and air conditioning. Other choices to stay on the cheap include Super 8 by Wyndham Appleton and Motel 6 Appleton, WI.
How many cheap hotels will I find in Appleton?
Expedia has 11 hotels in Appleton that are ideal if you are watching your pennies.
When is the best time for a budget trip to Appleton?
Weather is probably a major factor when you plan your trip to Appleton, and keep in mind that cheaper options are usually available when the weather isn’t as good. The hottest months are usually July and June with an average temp of 67°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 23°F. The snowiest months in Appleton are February, January, November, and March, with each month seeing an average of 18 inches of snowfall.
What is there to see and do in Appleton?
Appleton 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 that interest you most, such as Fox River Mall, and then look for sights and activities that cost little or nothing at all. If you’re eager to get outdoors, you can enjoy the natural setting at Appleton Memorial Park, Pierce Park, or Erb Park.
How can I get to Appleton and get around on a budget?
Checking out these ways to get around Appleton can help keep you on budget. The most convenient airport is 5.1 mi (8.3 km) from the center in Appleton, WI (ATW-Appleton Intl.). If that doesn’t suit your budget, you can look into flights to Austin Straubel Intl. Airport (GRB), which is 21.1 mi (33.9 km) away. Appleton might not have very many public transit options to choose from so a car rental could be an economical alternative to see the area.

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