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Hôtel des Voyageurs
3 out of 5
Rue Grand-St-Jean 19, Lausanne
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The price is $151 per night from Oct 25 to Oct 26
4.6/5Wonderful! (331 reviews)
A nice little hotel in center of Lausanne

"Deluxe room Pros: - Clean and modern - Room size adequate for one person - Bed very comfortable - Good selection of channels on TV - Bathroom with a modern feel - Good pressure of water from the shower. - Good breakfast assortment. - Location close to many shops - Really nice service and help from ..."…"

Reviewed on Apr 1, 2020

Hôtel des Voyageurs
Agora Swiss Night by Fassbind
4 out of 5
Avenue du Rond-Point 9, Lausanne, VD
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The price is $117 per night from Nov 4 to Nov 5
4.3/5Excellent! (963 reviews)
Great location and customer service

"Great location and customer service Highly recommend"…"

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2020

Agora Swiss Night by Fassbind
Hotel Continental
4 out of 5
Place de la Gare 2, Lausanne
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The price is $134 per night from Oct 30 to Oct 31
4.2/5Very Good! (311 reviews)

"The Hotel is at a very convenient location, SUPER close to the metro station and SBB station, only 10 around minutes of walk to lausanne Flon where you can do shopping. The hotel is clean and the receptionist was very welcoming. The single room was smaller than I expected, but it was comfortable ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep 24, 2020

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ibis Lausanne Centre
2 out of 5
20 Rue du Maupas, Lausanne, VD
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The price is $85 per night from Nov 16 to Nov 17
4.2/5Very Good! (865 reviews)
Ibis Lausanne Centre

"I enjoyed my stay here, as the location is great, being within a short walking distance from the old town, the room being clean and the staff being friendly and helpful. Unfortunately, the hotel's parking garage was open to public, and with a first come-first served policy, I was left without a parking ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov 19, 2019

ibis Lausanne Centre
Movenpick Hotel Lausanne
4 out of 5
Avenue de Rhodanie 4, Lausanne, VD
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The price is $168 per night from Nov 13 to Nov 14
4.2/5Very Good! (712 reviews)

"Great welcome and room is so comfortable"…"

Reviewed on Feb 22, 2020

Movenpick Hotel Lausanne
Carlton Lausanne Boutique Hotel
4 out of 5
4 Avenue de Cour, Lausanne, VD
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The price is $129 per night from Nov 15 to Nov 16
4.1/5Very Good! (561 reviews)

"Nice small hotel. Friendly and helpful staff. Small rooms and no amenities."…"

Reviewed on Dec 18, 2019

Carlton Lausanne Boutique Hotel
Hotel AlaGare
3 out of 5
14 rue du Simplon, Lausanne, VD
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The price is $81 per night from Oct 26 to Oct 27
3.9/5Good! (479 reviews)
Very good and practical hotel

"Great location, 1 min walk to metro station and train station. Great breakfast spread, very helpful staff. Highly recommended."…"

Reviewed on Dec 20, 2019

Hotel AlaGare
Hotel du Boulevard
2 out of 5
51 Boulevard de Grancy, Lausanne, VD
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3.8/5Good! (321 reviews)

"Good hotel; information provided for check-in could be more clear but it was easy and the staff at the sister hotel (Hotel a la Gare) are very polite and helpful"…"

Reviewed on Oct 24, 2019

Hotel du Boulevard
Hotel du Marche
2 out of 5
Rue Pré-du-marché 42, Lausanne, VD
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The price is $74 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 2
3.8/5Good! (322 reviews)

"Clean, quiet and near the centre ! Staff super helpful."…"

Reviewed on Sep 27, 2020

Hotel du Marche
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Cheap Hotels in Lausanne

Lausanne offers a variety of cheap accommodations and things to do, making it a great choice for a budget-friendly getaway. In addition to its well-known attractions like Lausanne Cathedral, this destination is home to Parc Bourget, which you can enjoy while spending very little.

When it comes to discount lodging choices in Lausanne, you'll find hotels that won't break the bank. These options offer competitive rates and have earned good reviews from travelers searching for a bargain:

Hotel du Marche - 2-star hotel. You'll find free WiFi, free parking, and laundry facilities at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its good location and helpful staff.

Hotel AlaGare - Customers like this 3-star hotel for its helpful staff and clean rooms. It offers free WiFi.

Ibis Lausanne Centre - At this 2-star hotel, you can take advantage of free WiFi, a bar, and air conditioning. Reviews mention the good location and comfortable rooms.

Hôtel des Voyageurs - 3-star hotel. You'll find free breakfast, free WiFi, and laundry facilities at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its good location and helpful staff.

Planning Your Trip to Lausanne

Still choosing travel dates? Use these temperature and rainfall averages to get an idea of the best months to visit so you can maximize your time.

  • Hottest months: July, August, June, and September, with an average temperature of 75°F
  • Coldest months: January, February, December, and March, with an average temperature of 30°F
  • Rainiest months: June, July, May, and September, with an average rainfall of 0.13 inches
  • Driest months: February, October, January, and December, with an average rainfall of 0.07 inches

Sightseeing In and Around Lausanne

Lausanne 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 Lausanne Cathedral and Olympic Museum, and choose other low-cost activities to fill your itinerary. Check out the area's cultural spots like Lausanne Historical Museum and Nest Museum, or get outdoors at Parc Bourget.

Lausanne is also notable for its:
  • Museums
  • Cafés

Getting Around Lausanne

The closest airport is 32 mi (51.4 km) away from the city center in Geneva (GVA-Cointrin Intl.). To see more of the surrounding area, hop aboard a train at Lausanne Station or Lausanne Ouchy Station.

Frequently asked questions

What is Lausanne like for travelers on a budget?
Lausanne 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 Lausanne Cathedral, this destination is home to Ouchy Port and Parc Bourget, which you can enjoy while spending very little.
What's the best place to stay on a budget in Lausanne?
Based on reviews, Hôtel des Voyageurs is a popular 3-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and laundry facilities. Other good options for your budget-friendly stay include Hotel du Boulevard and Agora Swiss Night by Fassbind.
How many budget hotels will I find in Lausanne?
Expedia has 9 hotels in Lausanne that are ideal if you are watching your pennies.
When is the best time for a budget trip to Lausanne?
Weather will likely play an important role when you plan your trip to Lausanne, 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 62°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 36°F. Average annual precipitation for Lausanne is 33 inches.
What is there to see and do in Lausanne?
Lausanne attracts visitors with its fantastic dining options and lakeside setting, 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 Freddie Mercury Statue and Lausanne Cathedral, and then look for sights and activities that cost little or nothing at all. Take in the local culture at Olympic Museum and Lausanne Historical Museum, or enjoy the area’s natural beauty at Ouchy Port.
How can I get to Lausanne and get around on a budget?
Checking out these ways to get around Lausanne is a smart way to keep your trip affordable. The most convenient airport is Cointrin Intl. Airport (GVA), situated 32 mi (51.4 km) away. To explore the surrounding area, ride one of the trains from Lausanne Station or Lausanne Ouchy Station.

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