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Hotel Boulderado
3.5 out of 5
2115 13th St, Boulder, CO
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The price is $165 per night
4.7/5Exceptional! (989 reviews)

"Very cozy"…"

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2020

Hotel Boulderado
Best Western Plus Louisville Inn & Suites
2.5 out of 5
960 W Dillon Rd, Louisville, CO
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The price is $78 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (979 reviews)

"Except for the cigarette smoke smell in the lobby and hallways, the Hotel is clean, quiet and reasonably priced. We stayed 2 nights.The covid sack "breakfast" was very disappointing and the elevator broke down right away. Luckily, our room was next to the stairs."…"

Reviewed on Jul 30, 2020

Best Western Plus Louisville Inn & Suites
La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Denver Boulder-Louisville
2.5 out of 5
902 W Dillon Rd, Louisville, CO
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The price is $71 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (537 reviews)

"Friendly staff and clean facility. Nice location as well."…"

Reviewed on Jul 12, 2020

La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Denver Boulder-Louisville
Courtyard by Marriott Boulder Broomfield
3 out of 5
948 West Dillon Road, Louisville, CO
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The price is $84 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (655 reviews)

"Not the property’s fault but I didn’t like the hotel Restaurant and bar was closed. Pool by appointment was overboard."…"

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2020

Courtyard by Marriott Boulder Broomfield
Omni Interlocken Hotel
4 out of 5
500 Interlocken Blvd, Broomfield, CO
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The price is $114 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (952 reviews)

"Always knowledgeable and courteous staff. Check In is quick and received notification of deliveries promptly."…"

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2020

Omni Interlocken Hotel
Boulder University Inn
2.5 out of 5
1632 Broadway, Boulder, CO
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The price is $139 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (447 reviews)

"Very clean and nicely remodeled rooms. Walking distance to Pearl Street."…"

Reviewed on Jul 21, 2020

Boulder University Inn
Courtyard by Marriott Boulder
3 out of 5
4710 Pearl East Cir, Boulder, CO
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The price is $111 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (831 reviews)

"The clerk at the desk was extremely helpful. I also always appreciate all the plug ins in Marriott Courtyards."…"

Reviewed on Jun 15, 2020

Courtyard by Marriott Boulder
Best Western Firestone Inn & Suites
2.5 out of 5
11228 Business Park Circle, Longmont, CO
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The price is $80 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (469 reviews)

"Clean. Very clean. In the midst of COVID, this is important. Friendly staff. Great customer service. Easy check in and out. Great location."…"

Reviewed on Jul 26, 2020

Best Western Firestone Inn & Suites
Basecamp Boulder
3.5 out of 5
2020 Arapahoe Ave, Boulder, CO
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The price is $158 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (779 reviews)

"Staff was great and great newly remodeled room would definitely stay there again and again"…"

Reviewed on Aug 5, 2020

Basecamp Boulder
Quality Inn Louisville - Boulder
2.5 out of 5
1196 W. Dillon Rd., Louisville, CO
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The price is $71 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (863 reviews)

"great stay, clean, friendly, convenient and good price."…"

Reviewed on Jun 17, 2020

Quality Inn Louisville - Boulder
Best Western Plus Boulder Inn
2.5 out of 5
770 28th Street, Boulder, CO
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The price is $129 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (995 reviews)

"Nice hotel. Great location for us and had parking for our moving van"…"

Reviewed on Aug 3, 2020

Best Western Plus Boulder Inn
Boulder Twin Lakes Inn
2.5 out of 5
6485 Twin Lakes Road, Boulder, CO
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The price is $98 per night
4/5Very Good! (500 reviews)

"Very clean room and friendly staff. My kids and I enjoyed our stay for our first time in Colorado."…"

Reviewed on Jul 25, 2020

Boulder Twin Lakes Inn
Super 8 by Wyndham Longmont/Twin Peaks
2 out of 5
2446 N Main St, I-25 Exit 243 Hwy 287 and 66, Longmont, CO
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The price is $64 per night
3.9/5Good! (908 reviews)

"We came here by chance and it was a nice place. The room was clean and smelled really good. Nicer than the property we usually stay at!"…"

Reviewed on Jul 15, 2020

Super 8 by Wyndham Longmont/Twin Peaks
Travelodge by Wyndham Longmont
2 out of 5
3820 State Highway 119, Longmont, CO
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The price is $59 per night
3.4/5 (479 reviews)

"I like how clean and nice the employees were i didnt like the parking"…"

Reviewed on Jul 9, 2020

Travelodge by Wyndham Longmont
Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Boulder
2.5 out of 5
5397 South Boulder Road, Boulder, CO
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3.3/5 (999 reviews)
Duped in Boulder

"I had contacted Hotels.com because a friend told me the hotel was closed. You guys said there was nothing in your system that it was closed although we could not reach anyone at the hotel by phone. When I arrived to check in, the guy at the desk said the hotel was slated to close on Monday. As soon ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 6, 2018

Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Boulder
Rodeway Inn and Suites The Broker
2.5 out of 5
555 30th Street, Boulder, CO
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The price is $93 per night
3.2/5 (998 reviews)

"Great location very quiet as well! A reliable hotel."…"

Reviewed on Jul 30, 2020

Rodeway Inn and Suites The Broker
Lamplighter Motel
2.5 out of 5
1642 Main St, Longmont, CO
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The price is $72 per night
3.1/5 (69 reviews)

"There was not a coffee maker in the room, had to go to the lobby."…"

Reviewed on Mar 8, 2020

Lamplighter Motel
Millennium Harvest House Boulder
3 out of 5
1345 28th St, Boulder, CO
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The price is $99 per night
3.1/5 (1,139 reviews)

"Staff is always friendly! Always enjoy my stay here"…"

Reviewed on Jul 23, 2020

Millennium Harvest House Boulder
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Cheap Hotels in Boulder

Boulder offers a variety of cheap accommodations and things to do, making it a budget-friendly vacation choice. In addition to its well-known attractions like Folsom Field and Chautauqua Park, this destination is home to Boulder Fish Observatory and Valmont City Park, which you can enjoy while spending very little.

If you're searching for affordable lodging choices in Boulder, the 28 budget accommodations in the area give you plenty of possibilities. These options offer competitive rates and have earned good reviews from travelers searching for a bargain:

Americas Best Value Inn Longmont - 2-star hotel. You'll find free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its overall value.

Travelodge by Wyndham Longmont - Customers like this 2-star hotel for its quiet guestrooms and good location. It offers free continental breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking.

Best Western Plus Louisville Inn & Suites - At this 2.5-star hotel, you can take advantage of free full breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking. Reviews mention the good location and proximity to shops.

Quality Inn Louisville - Boulder - 2.5-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 condition.

Omni Interlocken Hotel - Customers like this golf resort for its comfortable rooms and proximity to shops. It offers free parking, 2 outdoor pools, and 2 restaurants.

Planning Your Trip to Boulder

Haven't picked your travel dates? Use these temperature and rainfall averages to get an idea of the best months to visit so you can make the most of your money.

  • Hottest months: July, August, June, and September, with an average temperature of 86°F
  • Coldest months: December, January, February, and November, with an average temperature of 22°F
  • Rainiest months: April, May, March, and June, with an average rainfall of 2.52 inches
  • Driest months: January, February, December, and November, with an average rainfall of 0.94 inches

Sightseeing In and Around Boulder

Boulder 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 popular local attractions that are highest on your list, such as Folsom Field and Chautauqua Park, and choose other low-cost activities to fill your itinerary. If you're looking to enjoy the area's natural beauty, you can get outdoors at Boulder Fish Observatory, Valmont City Park, or Central Park.

Boulder is also notable for its:
  • Tours
  • Biking
  • Mountain views
  • University life
  • Live music
  • Jogging trails
  • Sports

Getting Around Boulder

The closest airport is 10.8 mi (17.4 km) away from the city center in Broomfield, CO (BJC-Rocky Mountain Metropolitan). If that doesn't suit your budget, you can book a flight to Denver, CO (DEN-Denver Intl.), located 33 mi (53.1 km) away. Boulder may not have many public transit options so a rental car could be an economical alternative to see more of the area.

Frequently asked questions

What is Boulder like for travelers on a budget?
Boulder has cheap accommodation options and a variety of places to visit, making it a great choice for a budget-friendly getaway. In addition to its well-known attractions like Pearl Street Mall and Folsom Field, this destination is home to Chautauqua Park and Flatirons, which you can enjoy while spending very little.
What's the best budget-friendly accommodation in Boulder?
Based on reviews, Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Boulder is a popular 2.5-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free breakfast and free parking. Other good choices for your budget-friendly stay include Hotel Boulderado and Super 8 by Wyndham Longmont/Twin Peaks.
How many inexpensive hotels should I expect to find in Boulder?
Choose a hotel that suits your wallet among Expedia’s 32 budget hotels in Boulder.
What's the weather like in Boulder?
The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 68°F, while the coldest months are December and January with an average of 36°F. Average annual rainfall for Boulder is 21 inches.
What is there to see and do in Boulder?
Boulder attracts visitors with its major shopping area and live music scene, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions on your list, such as Pearl Street Mall and Ameristar Casino Black Hawk, and then make time for other wallet-friendly activities. Check out the area’s cultural spots like Boulder Theater and 1stBank Center, or get outdoors at Chautauqua Park.
What's the best way to get around Boulder?
The nearest airport is 33 mi (53.1 km) away from the center in Denver Intl. Airport (DEN). However, if that doesn’t suit your budget, you can book a flight to Broomfield, CO (BJC-Rocky Mountain Metropolitan), located 10.8 mi (17.4 km) away. Boulder might not have very many public transit options to choose from so renting a car could be an economical alternative to see more of the area.

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