Travel advisory

Please be aware of any coronavirus (COVID-19) travel advisories and review updates from the World Health Organization (WHO). Due to the unprecedented volume of travel disruptions, refunds may take up to 30 days to process.

dhess_derit on trover

Find Cheap Hotels in Dumaguete $16

Search over 1 million properties and 550 airlines worldwide

Members save 10% more on select hotels, cars, activities and vacation rentals. Sign up.

Free cancellation on most hotels. Because flexibility matters.

Top Dumaguete Cheap Hotels

Go Hotels Dumaguete
3 out of 5
Calindagan corner South Road, Dumaguete Central Business District, Dumaguete, Negros Oriental
Get Rates
3.5/5Good! (90 reviews)

"it’s close to the Ceres Bus Terminal & Robinsons shopping mall"…"

Reviewed on Feb 2, 2020

Go Hotels Dumaguete
Star View - Villa Pedro Boutique Wellness Resort
3.5 out of 5
Star View Villas, Lalaan, San Jose, Negros Oriental
$69
per night
Apr 20 - Apr 21
4.9/5Exceptional! (27 reviews)

"FANTASTIC PROPERTY; SUPER NICE STAFF, GREAT FOOD, VERY PERSONALIZED SERVICE, STAYED HERE JUNE 20-30, 2019 WILL STAY HERE AGAIN!!!"…"

Reviewed on Jul 4, 2019

Star View - Villa Pedro Boutique Wellness Resort
Dumaguete Royal Suite Inn
3 out of 5
L. Rovira Road, Bantayan, Dumaguete, Negros Oriental
Get Rates
3.5/5Good! (43 reviews)

"The restaurant offered sizzling bulalo! We tried other dishes and we were happy with the flavours and portion sizes. Staff were friendly and courteous. The twin bedroom we were assigned was small but we had enough room to move around. The bathroom was newly renovated, although I wonder why they didnt ..."…"

Reviewed on May 12, 2019

Dumaguete Royal Suite Inn
Manhattan Suites Inn
3 out of 5
South Road Calindagan, Dumaguete
$32
per night
Apr 23 - Apr 24
3.8/5Good! (25 reviews)
Cozy place to stay at

"My family and I enjoyed our stay at the hotel for 4 nights. Service was great and the staff were really courteous and friendly. Located just a few minutes from Robinson’s Place Dumaguete."…"

Reviewed on Dec 24, 2019

Manhattan Suites Inn
Hotel Palwa
3 out of 5
Dr. V. Locsin St. corner Real St., Dumaguete
Get Rates
3.5/5Good! (40 reviews)

"Staff are very accommodating"…"

Reviewed on Nov 24, 2019

Hotel Palwa
Gabby's Bed and Breakfast
2.5 out of 5
Cimafranca Subd., Clay Town Daro, Dumaguete, Negros Oriental
$16
per night
May 10 - May 11
3.5/5Good! (35 reviews)
Homey

"I like the way how it is setup. Very homey."…"

Reviewed on Sep 20, 2019

Gabby's Bed and Breakfast
Hotel Essencia
3 out of 5
39 Real St., Corner San Juan St, Dumaguete, Negros Oriental
$42
per night
Apr 30 - May 1
3.9/5Very Good! (171 reviews)

"A very helpful staff....never a sour note. The restaurant people were outgoing, friendly and helpful."…"

Reviewed on Jan 16, 2020

Hotel Essencia
Plaza Maria Luisa Suites Inn
2.5 out of 5
Bishop Epifanio B. Surban Street, formerly Legaspi Street, Dumaguete
$21
per night
Apr 11 - Apr 12
3.1/5 (35 reviews)

"Convenient location. Nice decore in rooms. Better ventilation and sound proofing needed. Our stay was affected by renovations, once completed it should improve things."…"

Reviewed on Jul 7, 2019

Plaza Maria Luisa Suites Inn
Don't see what you're looking for?
We've got more Cheap Hotels. Find the right one for you.
View all properties
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Cheap Hotels in Dumaguete

Dumaguete has a variety of cheap accommodations and places to visit, making it a great getaway spot for budget travelers. You can find ways to save money while getting to know this destination, which is home to attractions like Bell Tower, Dauin Church, and Paliton Beach.

When it comes to discount lodging choices in Dumaguete, the area has hotels that won't break the bank. These top-rated options offer reasonable prices and have positive reviews from travelers searching for a bargain:

Plaza Maria Luisa Suites Inn - 2.5-star hotel. You'll find free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking at this property.

Villa Pedro Dumaguete - Boutique Hotel - Customers like this 3.5-star hotel for its helpful staff and good location. It offers free WiFi, free parking, and an outdoor pool.

Manhattan Suites Inn - At this 3-star hotel, you can take advantage of free WiFi, free parking, and air conditioning. Reviews mention the good location and helpful staff.

Hotel Palwa - 3-star hotel. You'll find free WiFi, free parking, and a restaurant at this property.

Gabby's Bed and Breakfast - 2.5-star bed & breakfast. It offers free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking.

Planning Your Trip to Dumaguete

Still picking travel dates? Find out more about the local climate with these monthly averages so you can plan around good weather.

  • Hottest months: May, April, June, and August, with an average temperature of 90°F
  • Coldest months: January, February, March, and December, with an average temperature of 75°F
  • Rainiest months: September, July, August, and October, with an average rainfall of 0.22 inches
  • Driest months: March, April, May, and January, with an average rainfall of 0.12 inches

Sightseeing In and Around Dumaguete

Dumaguete is known for its diving spots and offers things to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the local attractions that interest you most, and then fill your itinerary with sights that are easy on the wallet. If you're eager to get outdoors, you can enjoy the natural setting at Apo Island, Bulakaw Forest Reservation, or Tulapos Marine Sanctuary.

Travelers also like Dumaguete for its:
  • Mountain views
  • University life
  • Forests
  • Churches
  • Whale watching
  • Golfing

Getting Around Dumaguete

The closest airport is in Dumaguete (DGT), situated 1.3 mi (2.2 km) away from the city center. However, if that doesn't suit your budget, you can arrange flights in and out of Tagbilaran (TAG), which is 45.2 mi (72.7 km) away. Dumaguete might not have very many public transportation choices so a car rental could be an economical alternative to explore more of the area.

Frequently asked questions

What is Dumaguete like for travelers on a budget?
Dumaguete offers a variety of cheap accommodations and places to visit, making it a budget-friendly vacation choice. You can find ways to save money while getting to know this destination, which is home to attractions like Robinsons Mall, Dauin Church, and Paliton Beach.
What's the best budget-friendly hotel in Dumaguete?
Based on reviews, Go Hotels Dumaguete is a popular 3-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other options for your budget-friendly stay include Hotel Essencia and Hotel Palwa.
What's the seasonal weather like in Dumaguete?
The hottest months are usually May and April with an average temp of 90°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 75°F. Average annual rainfall for Dumaguete is 58.56 inches.
What is there to see and do in Dumaguete?
Dumaguete is known for its shopping and diving spots, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions on your list, such as Oslob Beach and Sumilon Island, and then make time for other wallet-friendly activities. Explore and snap photos of landmarks like Dauin Church, or hunt for bargains with some shopping at Robinsons Mall and Malatapay Market.
What's the best way to get around Dumaguete?
The closest airport is 1.3 mi (2.2 km) from the city center in Dumaguete (DGT). If that doesn’t suit your budget, you can look into flights to Panglao (TAG-Bohol Intl.), which is 37.4 mi (60.2 km) away. Dumaguete may not have many public transportation choices so renting a car could be an economical alternative to see more of the area.

Travelers Loved These Cheap Hotels

More trip options