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Douglas Inn And Suites
2 out of 5
2600 Westside Drive NW, Cleveland, TN
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The price is $59 per night from Dec 1 to Dec 2
4.2/5Excellent! (863 reviews)

"It was clean and convenient to Lee University, where one of our children attends."…"

Reviewed on Aug 16, 2020

Douglas Inn And Suites
District 3 Hotel, Ascend Hotel Collection
2.5 out of 5
100 West 21st Street, Chattanooga, TN
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The price is $63 per night from Dec 20 to Dec 21
4.2/5Excellent! (321 reviews)

"The room was clean and comfortable. The staff was great."…"

Reviewed on Oct 10, 2020

District 3 Hotel, Ascend Hotel Collection
Athena Inn
2.5 out of 5
2201 Park Dr, Chattanooga, TN
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The price is $52 per night from Nov 26 to Nov 27
4.1/5Very Good! (852 reviews)

"Really nice hotel that was newly updated. Rooms and shower were very modern and felt nice."…"

Reviewed on Nov 23, 2020

Athena Inn
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Clarion Inn Chattanooga W I24
2.5 out of 5
3641 Cummings Hwy, Chattanooga, TN
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The price is $69 per night from Nov 26 to Nov 27
3.9/5Good! (979 reviews)

"The Clarion Inn, Chattanooga was a nice place to stay at. The room was big and it had great options to dine. The staff was great."…"

Reviewed on Oct 21, 2020

Clarion Inn Chattanooga W I24
Days Inn by Wyndham Chattanooga/Hamilton Place
2 out of 5
2350 Shallowford Village Dr, Chattanooga, TN
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The price is $62 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
3.9/5Good! (979 reviews)

"Great motel, very clean. This is our second time to stay here on our way to Pigeon Forge."…"

Reviewed on Sep 28, 2020

Days Inn by Wyndham Chattanooga/Hamilton Place
Best Western Royal Inn
2.5 out of 5
3644 Cummings Hwy, Chattanooga, TN
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The price is $64 per night from Nov 26 to Nov 27
3.8/5Good! (990 reviews)

"Very easy and convenient during late arrival. Traveled with 2 dogs and the location was perfect (ground floor next to grassy area)"…"

Reviewed on Aug 20, 2020

Best Western Royal Inn
Days Inn by Wyndham Chattanooga-Rivergate
2 out of 5
901 Carter St, I-24 and US 27 North, Chattanooga, TN
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The price is $72 per night from Dec 2 to Dec 3
3.7/5Good! (982 reviews)

"The personnel were helpful, providing my son with bandaids after a search for a nearby drug store proved unsuccessful."…"

Reviewed on Aug 11, 2020

Days Inn by Wyndham Chattanooga-Rivergate
Red Roof Inn Chattanooga - Lookout Mountain
2.5 out of 5
30 Birmingham Hwy, Chattanooga, TN
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The price is $56 per night from Nov 26 to Nov 27
3.7/5Good! (970 reviews)

"The Hotel is very convenient to tourist sites like Ruby Falls, Rock Mountain and the Tow Truck Museum. Walmart is right down the street and Waffle House and Cracker Barrell are right next door. The indoor heated pool was a great option. Some challenges were the internet kept kicking me off, the acoustics ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 14, 2020

Red Roof Inn Chattanooga - Lookout Mountain
Travelodge by Wyndham Chattanooga/Hamilton Place
2 out of 5
2361 Shallowford Village Drive, Chattanooga, TN
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The price is $42 per night from Dec 2 to Dec 3
3.6/5Good! (984 reviews)

"Did not like that free breakfast was advertised at time of booking but not available at time of stay due to COVID restrictions and no alternative was offered to replace that benefit, , Did not like that room door appeared weak at bottom half like it had been broken in at some point. Liked that room ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov 5, 2020

Travelodge by Wyndham Chattanooga/Hamilton Place
Super 8 by Wyndham Chattanooga Ooltewah
2 out of 5
8934 Lee Highway, I-75 Exit 11, Ooltewah, TN
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The price is $51 per night from Dec 2 to Dec 3
3.6/5Good! (378 reviews)

"Nice and quiet, right next to the waffle house also"…"

Reviewed on Jun 13, 2020

Super 8 by Wyndham Chattanooga Ooltewah
Motel 6 Cleveland, TN
2 out of 5
3000 Valley Hills Trail Northwest, Cleveland, TN
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The price is $47 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
3.6/5Good! (490 reviews)

"Extremely clean room! Large room with very nice and comfortable bed. Would definitely stay here again."…"

Reviewed on Oct 25, 2020

Motel 6 Cleveland, TN
Super 8 by Wyndham Chattanooga Lookout Mountain TN
2 out of 5
20 Birmingham Hwy, I-24 Exit 174, Chattanooga, TN
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The price is $51 per night from Dec 8 to Dec 9
3.6/5Good! (96 reviews)

"Nice clean place to stay! Staff polite and room clean"…"

Reviewed on Oct 15, 2020

Super 8 by Wyndham Chattanooga Lookout Mountain TN
Days Inn by Wyndham Chattanooga Lookout Mountain West
2 out of 5
3801 Cummings Hwy, I-24 Exit 174, Chattanooga, TN
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The price is $54 per night from Dec 4 to Dec 5
3.5/5Good! (977 reviews)
nice experience

"very nice"…"

Reviewed on Aug 11, 2020

Days Inn by Wyndham Chattanooga Lookout Mountain West
Studio 6 Chattanooga, TN - East
2.5 out of 5
7324 Shallowford Rd, Chattanooga, TN
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The price is $52 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
3.5/5Good! (990 reviews)

"Nice low-end motel. Very convenient location. Would use this place again. Great bargain!"…"

Reviewed on Sep 4, 2020

Studio 6 Chattanooga, TN - East
Quality Inn & Suites
2.5 out of 5
6700 Ringgold Rd, Suite A, Chattanooga, TN
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The price is $53 per night from Dec 6 to Dec 7
3.3/5 (54 reviews)
weekend stay

"We had a good weekend stay. The hotel just needs some upgrades, but overall no problems. We would definitely stay here again. Great location to Camp Jordan Park for softball Tournaments."…"

Reviewed on Aug 9, 2020

Quality Inn & Suites
Red Roof Inn PLUS+ & Suites Chattanooga - Downtown
2.5 out of 5
2431 Williams St, Chattanooga, TN
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The price is $63 per night from Nov 26 to Nov 27
3.3/5 (982 reviews)

"Front Desk personnel were very friendly and professional, especially the beautiful blonde lady! The cleanliness of the hotel could have been better. A little run down."…"

Reviewed on Aug 4, 2020

Red Roof Inn PLUS+ & Suites Chattanooga - Downtown
Baymont by Wyndham Chattanooga - Hamilton Place
2.5 out of 5
7017 Shallowford Rd, Chattanooga, TN
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The price is $50 per night from Dec 6 to Dec 7
3.2/5 (989 reviews)
Quick stop over

"We asked for 2 rooms on ground floor as we had a couple in our group had trouble with stairs, was told none were available. Requested two roo.s together...not available. The rooms ×were comfortable and clean."…"

Reviewed on Jun 27, 2020

Baymont by Wyndham Chattanooga - Hamilton Place
Microtel Inn by Wyndham Chattanooga/Near Hamilton Place
2 out of 5
7014 Mccutcheon Rd, Chattanooga, TN
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The price is $42 per night from Dec 13 to Dec 14
2.8/5 (989 reviews)

"It was very clean and the receptionist was very helpful and polite"…"

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2020

Microtel Inn by Wyndham Chattanooga/Near Hamilton Place
Airport Inn Chattanooga
2 out of 5
7725 Lee Hwy, Chattanooga, TN
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The price is $55 per night from Nov 26 to Nov 27
2.4/5 (394 reviews)

"It was out of the way which was nice, and very clean"…"

Reviewed on Jun 15, 2020

Airport Inn Chattanooga
Motel 6 Chattanooga, TN
2 out of 5
7707 Lee Hwy, Chattanooga, TN
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The price is $45 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
2.3/5 (519 reviews)

"When I went to lay down there was a tub of facial wipes inside the pillow case. And the comforter was thin as a sheet."…"

Reviewed on Aug 6, 2020

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Cheap Hotels in Chattanooga

Chattanooga has cheap accommodation options and a variety of places to visit, making it a great choice for a budget-friendly getaway. You can find ways to save money while getting to know this destination, which is home to attractions like Miller Plaza, Tivoli Theatre, and Jack's Alley.

If you're hunting for affordable places to stay in Chattanooga, the 67 budget accommodations in the area give you plenty of possibilities. These top-rated options offer reasonable prices and have earned good reviews from bargain-minded travelers:

Athena Inn - 2.5-star motel. You'll find free WiFi, free parking, and air conditioning at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its spacious rooms and proximity to shops.

Days Inn by Wyndham Chattanooga/Hamilton Place - Customers like this 2-star motel for its comfortable rooms and good location. It offers free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking.

Motel 6 Cleveland TN - At this 2-star hotel, you can take advantage of free WiFi, free parking, and air conditioning. Reviews mention the overall condition and proximity to shops.

Douglas Inn And Suites - 2-star motel. You'll find free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its spacious rooms and helpful staff.

Airport Inn Chattanooga - Customers like this 2-star motel for its comfortable beds. It offers free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking.

Planning Your Trip to Chattanooga

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: August, July, June, and September, with an average temperature of 89°F
  • Coldest months: January, December, February, and November, with an average temperature of 32°F
  • Rainiest months: November, March, July, and January, with an average rainfall of 4.95 inches
  • Driest months: October, August, April, and September, with an average rainfall of 3.69 inches

Sightseeing In and Around Chattanooga

Chattanooga attracts visitors with its popular aquarium and top museums, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the local attractions that interest you most, and then make time for sights and activities that cost little or nothing at all. Take in the local culture at Tivoli Theatre and Chattanooga Regional History Museum, or enjoy the area's natural beauty at Miller Plaza.

Travelers also like Chattanooga for its:
  • Waterfalls
  • Mountain views
  • Riverfront
  • Seafood
  • Excursions
  • Tours
  • Art

Getting Around Chattanooga

The nearest airport is 6.4 mi (10.4 km) from the city center in Chattanooga, TN (CHA-Chattanooga Metropolitan). Chattanooga may not have many public transit options so a rental car could be a reasonable alternative to see the area.

Frequently asked questions

What is Chattanooga like for travelers on a budget?
Chattanooga has cheap accommodation options and a variety of places to visit, making it a great vacation choice for budget-conscious travelers. In addition to its well-known attractions like Tennessee Aquarium and Ruby Falls, this destination is home to Harrison Bay State Park and Coolidge Park, which you can enjoy while spending very little.
What's the best accommodation for a budget-friendly stay in Chattanooga?
Based on reviews, Athena Inn is a popular 2.5-star property for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other choices for your budget-friendly stay include Best Western Royal Inn and Studio 6 Chattanooga, TN - East.
How many cheap hotels can I expect to find in Chattanooga?
Choose a hotel that suits your wallet among Expedia’s 62 budget hotels in Chattanooga.
When is the best time for a budget trip to Chattanooga?
Weather will likely play an important role when you plan your trip to Chattanooga, and keep in mind that cheaper options are usually available when the weather isn’t as good. The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 77°F, while the coldest months are January and December with an average of 45°F. Average annual precipitation for Chattanooga is 52 inches.
What is there to see and do in Chattanooga?
Chattanooga attracts visitors with its popular aquarium and top museums, 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 Tennessee Aquarium and Ruby Falls, and then look for sights and activities that cost little or nothing at all. Explore and snap photos of landmarks like Tivoli Theatre, or hunt for bargains with some shopping at Hamilton Place Mall and Chattanooga Market.
How can I get to Chattanooga and get around on a budget?
Scoping out the transportation options in Chattanooga can help keep you on budget. The most convenient airport is 6.4 mi (10.4 km) from the center in Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport (CHA). Chattanooga may not have many public transit choices so a car rental could be an economical alternative to explore more of the area.

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