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Travelodge by Wyndham Romulus Detroit Airport
2.5 out of 5
9095 Wickham Road, Romulus, MI
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The price is $46 per night from Sep 30 to Oct 1
3/5 (998 reviews)

"The Travelodge by Wyndham DTW is permanently closed however they honored our reservations at Wyndham Garden Inn next door it was very nice place would stay there anytime"…"

Reviewed on Aug 1, 2020

Travelodge by Wyndham Romulus Detroit Airport
Comfort Inn Utica
2.5 out of 5
11401 Hall Rd, Utica, MI
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The price is $75 per night from Oct 1 to Oct 2
4.3/5Excellent! (983 reviews)

"The staff is always professional and polite. Great rooms with plenty of space."…"

Reviewed on Aug 9, 2020

Comfort Inn Utica
Trumbull and Porter Hotel
3 out of 5
1331 Trumbull St, Detroit, MI
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The price is $114 per night from Sep 28 to Sep 29
4.1/5Very Good! (633 reviews)

"It was clean and cool. Just what we were looking for"…"

Reviewed on Sep 6, 2020

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Hotel Royal Oak
3 out of 5
811 East 11 Mile Rd, Royal Oak, MI
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The price is $106 per night from Oct 6 to Oct 7
3.9/5Good! (533 reviews)

"Very clean and somewhat modern. Close to great attractions and very friendly staff."…"

Reviewed on Aug 9, 2020

Hotel Royal Oak
Red Roof Inn Detroit-Rochester Hills/ Auburn Hills
2 out of 5
2580 Crooks Rd, SR-59 at Crooks Road, Rochester, MI
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The price is $53 per night from Sep 27 to Sep 28
3.8/5Good! (988 reviews)

"This location is always friendly and accommodating with my dog that I bring with me for little vacations"…"

Reviewed on Aug 30, 2020

Red Roof Inn Detroit-Rochester Hills/ Auburn Hills
Fellows Creek Lodge
2 out of 5
40064 Michigan Ave, Canton, MI
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The price is $75 per night from Sep 27 to Sep 28
3.8/5Good! (172 reviews)

"The room was nice and clean, very romantic and comfortable for our stay. We would recommend this for a honeymoon or any time for a couple trying to rest and relax"…"

Reviewed on Aug 1, 2020

Fellows Creek Lodge
Wingate by Wyndham Detroit Metro Airport
3 out of 5
9501 Middlebelt Road, Romulus, MI
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The price is $67 per night from Oct 1 to Oct 2
3.7/5Good! (88 reviews)

"Clean and very nice about late check in and very helpful"…"

Reviewed on Aug 26, 2020

Wingate by Wyndham Detroit Metro Airport
Clarion Hotel Detroit Metro Airport
3 out of 5
8600 Merriman Road, Romulus, MI
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The price is $60 per night from Sep 25 to Sep 26
3.7/5Good! (1,342 reviews)

"Property was clean & staff was friendly. Courtyard was very inviting. Vending machines need to be serviced - tend to keep money & product."…"

Reviewed on Aug 17, 2020

Clarion Hotel Detroit Metro Airport
Red Roof Inn Detroit - Dearborn/Greenfield Village
2 out of 5
24130 Michigan Ave, Dearborn, MI
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The price is $58 per night from Sep 28 to Sep 29
3.6/5Good! (987 reviews)

"It was just ok."…"

Reviewed on Jun 19, 2020

Red Roof Inn Detroit - Dearborn/Greenfield Village
Red Roof Inn Detroit - Troy
2 out of 5
2350 Rochester Court, Troy, MI
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The price is $61 per night from Sep 27 to Sep 28
3.6/5Good! (987 reviews)

"They are friendly and clean they will work with you if you need anything at all"…"

Reviewed on Jul 15, 2020

Red Roof Inn Detroit - Troy
Red Roof Inn Detroit - St Clair Shores
2 out of 5
31800 Little Mack Ave, Roseville, MI
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The price is $69 per night from Sep 27 to Sep 28
3.6/5Good! (823 reviews)

"It was actually surprisingly good...based on outside appearance I would have not stayed there...room were clean staff very friendly..."…"

Reviewed on Sep 22, 2020

Red Roof Inn Detroit - St Clair Shores
Howard Johnson by Wyndham Romulus Detroit Metro Airport
2 out of 5
31119 Flynn Dr, Romulus, MI
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The price is $50 per night from Oct 1 to Oct 2
3.3/5 (953 reviews)

"Love this HoJo location. Great rooms, comfortable beds beautifully updated."…"

Reviewed on Sep 20, 2020

Howard Johnson by Wyndham Romulus Detroit Metro Airport
American Inn Suites Detroit Metro Airport
2 out of 5
9863 Middlebelt Rd, Romulus, MI
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The price is $57 per night from Sep 25 to Sep 26
3.2/5 (976 reviews)

"Great location, extremely comfortable bed, great amenities, exhaust fan didn't work"…"

Reviewed on Sep 12, 2020

American Inn Suites Detroit Metro Airport
Red Roof Inn Detroit - Warren
2 out of 5
26300 Dequindre Rd, Warren, MI
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The price is $66 per night from Oct 1 to Oct 2
3.2/5 (974 reviews)

"Helpfulness of staff. Cleanliness of the rooms. The checkin time made for a slightly difficult process."…"

Reviewed on Aug 29, 2020

Red Roof Inn Detroit - Warren
Magnuson Hotel Detroit Airport
2 out of 5
8230 Merriman Rd, Romulus, MI
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The price is $47 per night from Sep 28 to Sep 29
2.9/5 (427 reviews)

"everything was good, never had any issues when staying there. in fact I prefer it over the more expensive places in the area."…"

Reviewed on Mar 24, 2020

Magnuson Hotel Detroit Airport
Econo Lodge
2 out of 5
40500 Michigan Ave, Canton, MI
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The price is $51 per night from Oct 8 to Oct 9
2.8/5 (155 reviews)

"Comfortable & Relaxing!"…"

Reviewed on Jun 18, 2020

Econo Lodge
Rivertown Inn & Suites Downtown Detroit
3 out of 5
1316 E. JEFFERSON, Detroit, MI
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The price is $69 per night from Oct 6 to Oct 7
2.5/5 (979 reviews)

"Had to stay here for jury duty. Very close to everything."…"

Reviewed on Aug 3, 2020

Rivertown Inn & Suites Downtown Detroit
Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Madison Heights MI
2 out of 5
1331 W 14 Mile Road, Madison Heights, MI
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The price is $51 per night from Oct 1 to Oct 2
2.1/5 (983 reviews)

"It was worth what I spent. No coffee in lobby or room"…"

Reviewed on Aug 1, 2020

Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Madison Heights MI
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Cheap Hotels in Detroit

Detroit offers cheap accommodation options and a range of things to see and do, making it a great vacation choice for budget-conscious travelers. In addition to its well-known attractions like GM Renaissance Center and Ford Field, this destination is home to Belle Isle and Detroit Riverwalk, which you can enjoy while spending very little.

If you're hunting for low-cost places to stay in Detroit, you can book your choice of the 174 budget accommodations in the area. These options offer competitive rates and have positive reviews from bargain-minded travelers:

Magnuson Hotel Detroit Airport - 2-star hotel. You'll find free WiFi, free parking, and air conditioning at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its overall value and proximity to the airport.

Travelodge by Wyndham Windsor - Customers like this 2-star hotel for its proximity to the airport and clean rooms. It offers free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking.

Red Roof Inn Detroit - Warren - At this 2-star hotel, you can take advantage of free WiFi, free parking, and air conditioning. Reviews mention the comfortable rooms and overall value.

Trumbull & Porter Detroit Hotel, an Ascend Hotel Collection - 3.5-star hotel. You'll find free WiFi, a restaurant, and 2 bars/lounges at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its comfortable beds and central location.

Edward Hotel and Convention Center - Customers like this 3.5-star hotel for its comfortable rooms and proximity to shops. It offers free WiFi, free parking, and a restaurant.

Planning Your Trip to Detroit

Still choosing travel dates? Find out more about the local climate with these monthly averages so you can maximize your time.

  • Hottest months: July, June, August, and September, with an average temperature of 81°F
  • Coldest months: January, February, December, and March, with an average temperature of 22°F
  • Rainiest months: September, June, August, and May, with an average rainfall of 3.22 inches
  • Driest months: January, February, December, and March, with an average rainfall of 1.77 inches

Sightseeing In and Around Detroit

Detroit attracts visitors with its theater scene and casino gaming, 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 GM Renaissance Center and Ford Field, 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 Belle Isle, Detroit Riverwalk, or Anna Scripps Whitcomb Conservatory.

Detroit is also notable for its:
  • Architecture
  • Skyscrapers
  • Entertainment
  • Sports
  • Historical sites
  • Art

Getting Around Detroit

The nearest airport is in Detroit, MI (DET-Coleman A. Young Municipal), 5.8 mi (9.3 km) away from the city center. If that doesn't suit your budget, the next closest is 6 mi (9.6 km) away in Windsor, ON (YQG). You can walk to nearby metro stations including Cadillac Center Station, Financial District Station, and Millender Center Station. If you want to see more of the area, hop aboard a train from Detroit Station, Dearborn Station, or Dearborn Station.

Frequently asked questions

What is Detroit like for travelers on a budget?
Detroit has a variety of cheap accommodations and places to visit, making it a great choice for a budget-friendly getaway. In addition to its well-known attractions like Cobo Center and GM Renaissance Center, this destination is home to Campus Martius Park and Detroit Riverwalk, which you can enjoy while spending very little.
What's the best accommodation for a budget-friendly stay in Detroit?
Based on reviews, American Inn Suites Detroit Metro Airport is a popular 2-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free breakfast and free WiFi. Other options to stay on the cheap include Magnuson Hotel Detroit Airport and Travelodge by Wyndham Romulus Detroit Airport.
How many inexpensive hotels will I be able to find in Detroit?
Choose a hotel that suits your wallet among Expedia’s 153 budget hotels in Detroit.
When is the best time for a budget trip to Detroit?
Weather will likely play an important role when you plan your trip to Detroit, 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 70°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 30°F. The snowiest months in Detroit are January, November, February, and December, with each month seeing an average of 8 inches of snowfall.
What is there to see and do in Detroit?
Detroit attracts visitors with its theater scene and casino gaming, 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 Cobo Center and GM Renaissance Center, and then look for sights and activities that cost little or nothing at all. Enjoy the outdoors at Campus Martius Park and Detroit Riverwalk, or check out the area’s cultural spots like Fox Theatre.
How can I get to Detroit and get around on a budget?
Scoping out the transportation options in Detroit is a smart way to keep your trip affordable. The closest airport is Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW), 17.2 mi (27.7 km) away. However, if that doesn’t suit your budget, the next closest is 5.8 mi (9.3 km) away: Detroit, MI (DET-Coleman A. Young Municipal). Nearby metro stations include Campus Martius Station, Congress Street Station, and Cadillac Center Station.

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