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Featured Motels in Hays

Super 8 by Wyndham Hays KS
2 out of 5
3730 Vine St, Hays, KS
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $45 per night from Nov 4 to Nov 5

Located in the heart of Hays, this motel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Ellis County Historical Society Museum, Fort Hays State University, and Fort Hays State Historic ...

3.9/5Very Good! (595 reviews)

"Doors are on heavy hinges, they slam all day and night. Has to be a better way to close the doors then what they have."…"

Reviewed on Oct 20, 2020

Super 8 by Wyndham Hays KS
Econo Lodge Hays I-70
2 out of 5
3503 Vine St, Hays, KS
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $46 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 2

Located in the heart of Hays, this motel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Ellis County Historical Society Museum, Fort Hays State University, and Fort Hays State Historic ...

3.9/5Good! (408 reviews)

"I booked this reservation and arrived within 2 hours. The staff was efficient and pleasant. Comfortable and renovated room."…"

Reviewed on Oct 24, 2020

Econo Lodge Hays I-70
Rodeway Inn
2 out of 5
3404 Vine St, Hays, KS
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $38 per night from Nov 11 to Nov 12

Situated in Hays, this motel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Ellis County Historical Society Museum, Fort Hays State University, and Fort Hays State Historic Site. ...

3.2/5 (332 reviews)

"Have stayed here 3 times and the rooms are always clean, no smoking rooms always smells fresh, the manager is always friendly, have the highest regard for this hotel, will definitely use them next trip!!"…"

Reviewed on Jul 18, 2020

Rodeway Inn
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Other property types in Hays

Baymont by Wyndham Hays

Baymont by Wyndham Hays

2.5 out of 5
3801 Vine St, Hays, KS
The price is $60 per night from Nov 16 to Nov 17
3.9/5Very Good! (974 reviews)

"Nothing, it was just a regular hotel, worked for what I needed it to."…"

Reviewed on Sep 30, 2020

Baymont by Wyndham Hays
Best Western Butterfield Inn

Best Western Butterfield Inn

2.5 out of 5
1010 E 41st Street, Hays, KS
The price is $96 per night from Oct 29 to Oct 30
4.3/5Excellent! (766 reviews)

"Very clean, great friendly staff, ALL observing mask mandate, individually wrapped breakfast option (both hot and cold), Folgers coffee, 10 minute walk to several dining options. Great 1 night stay during travel across state. Would highly recommend!"…"

Reviewed on Oct 16, 2020

Best Western Butterfield Inn
Super 8 by Wyndham Hays KS

Super 8 by Wyndham Hays KS

2 out of 5
3730 Vine St, Hays, KS
The price is $45 per night from Nov 4 to Nov 5
3.9/5Very Good! (595 reviews)

"Doors are on heavy hinges, they slam all day and night. Has to be a better way to close the doors then what they have."…"

Reviewed on Oct 20, 2020

Super 8 by Wyndham Hays KS
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.

Hays Motels for the Frugal Traveler

There are more than 26 hotels and other lodging choices in Hays, though there are only 4 economical motels. These budget accommodations can help you cut costs when compared with traditional hotels, which offer more amenities but ones that you may not use.

Fun fact: Introduced in the early 1950s, colorful neon signs were used as beacons for tired families on road trips, and today, examples of these can still be found along historic U.S. Route 66. When you stay at a motel, you'll often find an outdoor pool and free parking.

Below are some of our customers' best-rated Hays motels to select from:

Super 8 by Wyndham Hays KS

  • Enjoy access to the laundry facilities, and freebies including breakfast, WiFi, and parking.

Rodeway Inn

  • Free parking, laundry facilities, and a 24-hour front desk are available during your stay.

Econo Lodge Hays

  • Enjoy access to the 24-hour front desk, and freebies including breakfast, WiFi, and parking.

Fort Hays Inn

  • A restaurant and an outdoor pool are available during your stay, along with room amenities like free WiFi.

What to Do in Hays

People visiting Hays speak highly of its restaurants. Enjoy all there is to see and do in this family-friendly, quaint area while you're sightseeing.

Some historical places you might want to see include:

  • Fort Hays State Historic Site
  • Gernon House
  • Walter P. Chrysler Boyhood Home

During your trip, here are some other places to visit:

  • Eisenhower Park
  • Fort Hays Municipal Golf Course
  • Big Creek Golf Course

Hays is also known for its:

  • Architecture
  • Cafés
  • Museums
  • University life
  • Churches
  • Biking

Best Time to Visit Hays

Determine the perfect time for your visit to Hays by looking over these seasonal weather details:
  • The hottest months are typically July and August, while January and December are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 62° F and nighttime temperatures average 16° F
  • April-June: 91° F is the daytime average and 35° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 93° F and nighttime averages are around 48° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 75° F during the day and 17° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 23.46 inches in a year

How to Get to Hays and Around the Area

Hays Transportation
NameTypeDistance
Hays, KS (HYS-Hays Regional) Airport 3.3 mi (5.4 km)
Great Bend, KS (GBD-Great Bend Municipal) Airport 44.5 mi (71.5 km)

Frequently asked questions

What can I expect from a motel trip to Hays?
If you’re having trouble locating a motel in Hays, expand your search to find motels in the surrounding area or let Expedia help you find something similar from over 22 hotels and other accommodations. Simply use our search tools to filter by price per night or cost-saving amenities such as free parking and free breakfast.
What's it like to stay in a motel?
At many motels, you’ll often find an outdoor pool and a free parking spot. When you stay at a motel property, you’ll usually access your room from an outside corridor overlooking the parking lot. The first motels popped up in the 1920s as a convenient place to stay for the weary traveler taking a road trip along the major roadways of America.
What are the best motels in Hays?
Super 8 by Wyndham Hays KS: Enjoy access to the laundry facilities, and freebies including breakfast, WiFi, and parking. Econo Lodge Hays I-70: A 24-hour front desk along with freebies like breakfast, WiFi, and parking are available during your stay. Rodeway Inn: Enjoy access to the seasonal outdoor pool, free parking, and laundry facilities.
What things can I to do in Hays?
While you’re exploring this quaint, family-friendly area, take time to enjoy the top-notch restaurants. Some historical places you might want to see include Fort Hays State Historic Site, Walter P. Chrysler Boyhood Home, and Heym-Oliver House. During your trip, here are some other places to visit: Fort Hays Municipal Golf Course, Ellis County Historical Society Museum, and Deines Cultural Center.
What's the weather like in Hays?
Weather can make or break a roadtrip, so here’s some data about year-round temperatures in Hays to help you plan yours: The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 75°F, while the coldest months are January and December with an average of 34°F. The snowiest months in Hays are February, January, March, and November, with each month seeing an average of 6 inches of snowfall.
What are my options for getting around Hays when staying in a motel?
We’ve gathered some information about local transportation options in Hays to help you navigate your stay: Fly into Hays, KS (HYS-Hays Regional), which is located 3.3 mi (5.4 km) away. Otherwise, you can search for flights to Great Bend, KS (GBD-Great Bend Municipal), which is 44.5 mi (71.5 km) away. If you’d like to explore around the area, consider renting a car to take in more sights.