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New Victorian Suites
2.5 out of 5
225 North 50th St., 50th & O Street, Lincoln, NE
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The price is $65 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (972 reviews)

"Clean, good value, quiet. I’ve stayed here 3x and have always had a good experience."…"

Reviewed on Aug 3, 2020

New Victorian Suites
Annabell Gardens
3 out of 5
200 S 68th Place, Lincoln, NE
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The price is $99 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (988 reviews)

"They made some great improvements, remodeled our unit and currently remodeling all of the units as well as the outdoor area so it's still under construction. We have stayed here in the past and the improvements are greatly needed. Like the individual studio apt style units, private, secure. Like ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 3, 2020

Annabell Gardens
Americinn by Wyndham Lincoln South
2.5 out of 5
8701 Amber Hill Court, Lincoln, NE
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The price is $77 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (859 reviews)

"Everything was perfect. Especially the front desk ladies"…"

Reviewed on Jul 26, 2020

Americinn by Wyndham Lincoln South
Horizon Inn Motel
2 out of 5
2901 N. W. 12th Street, Lincoln, NE
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The price is $50 per night
4/5Very Good! (744 reviews)

"Arrived late they were ready and had a better than thought room nice staff"…"

Reviewed on Aug 8, 2020

Horizon Inn Motel
Countryside Suites Lincoln
2.5 out of 5
6750 Wildcat Drive, Lincoln, NE
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The price is $63 per night
4/5Very Good! (510 reviews)

"The room was clean and the bed was comfortable. Considering we’re in the middle of Covid-19, I was pleased that they still offed a to go breakfast."…"

Reviewed on Jul 22, 2020

Countryside Suites Lincoln
Comfort Inn Lincoln I-80
2.5 out of 5
1010 W Bond St, Lincoln, NE
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The price is $67 per night
3.9/5Very Good! (315 reviews)

"Very friendly staff and was very clean. Pool was closed due to Covid."…"

Reviewed on Jul 23, 2020

Comfort Inn Lincoln I-80
Motel 6 Lincoln, NE
2 out of 5
6501 N 28th Street, Lincoln, NE
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The price is $45 per night
3.9/5Good! (723 reviews)

"Clean hotel, safe area, nice staff. Very pleased for a cheap hotel."…"

Reviewed on Aug 6, 2020

Motel 6 Lincoln, NE
Super 8 by Wyndham Lincoln North
2 out of 5
2545 Cornhusker Highway, Lincoln, NE
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The price is $54 per night
3.7/5Good! (334 reviews)

"Staff was kind and helpful. Place was clean. Only fallback was that it is located on a main highway rite in front. Constant traffic. Even though I could have walked/exercised out front I chose not to. The place was safe just to much traffic."…"

Reviewed on Jul 1, 2020

Super 8 by Wyndham Lincoln North
Red Roof Inn & Suites Lincoln
2.5 out of 5
3939 N 26th St, Lincoln, NE
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The price is $55 per night
3.7/5Good! (856 reviews)

"Hot tub was broken and some walls had peeling paint. The staff is awesome location was great"…"

Reviewed on Feb 29, 2020

Red Roof Inn & Suites Lincoln
Baymont by Wyndham Lincoln
2.5 out of 5
1133 Belmont Ave, Lincoln, NE
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The price is $59 per night
3.6/5Good! (850 reviews)

"It was friendly, quick, quality prices! No concerns, especially with COVID!"…"

Reviewed on Aug 5, 2020

Baymont by Wyndham Lincoln
Super 8 by Wyndham Lincoln West
2 out of 5
2635 West O Street, I-80 Ext 395 or 396 to Hwy 6, Lincoln, NE
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The price is $54 per night
3.6/5Good! (798 reviews)

"Cleanliness check in lady friendly and accommodating."…"

Reviewed on Jul 24, 2020

Super 8 by Wyndham Lincoln West
Magnuson Hotel Lincoln Airport
2.5 out of 5
3400 NW 12th Street, Lincoln, NE
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The price is $54 per night
3.4/5Good! (674 reviews)

"Room had new TV and refrigerator but they were not set up. I did that. Room was a bit warn. Laundry was out of service. Otherwise this was a decent place at a good price. I would stay again and will suggest it to others."…"

Reviewed on Sep 9, 2019

Magnuson Hotel Lincoln Airport
Town House Extended Stay Hotel Downtown
2 out of 5
1744 M St, Lincoln, NE
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The price is $70 per night
3.4/5 (532 reviews)

"that there was the bathroom between beds & each had its own TV could use a brighter light in bathroom"…"

Reviewed on Jan 30, 2020

Town House Extended Stay Hotel Downtown
Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Lincoln
2 out of 5
2505 Fairfield St, Lincoln, NE
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The price is $51 per night
3.3/5 (688 reviews)

"Beautiful and lovely stay here! I have no complaints whatsoever!!"…"

Reviewed on Jun 7, 2020

Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Lincoln
Americas Best Value Inn Lincoln Airport
2 out of 5
3001 NW 12th Street, Lincoln, NE
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The price is $51 per night
3.1/5 (723 reviews)

"The staff was good and nice and the place is pretty quiet,at least when I was their"…"

Reviewed on Mar 8, 2020

Americas Best Value Inn Lincoln Airport
Rodeway Inn
2 out of 5
2801 W O St, Lincoln, NE
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The price is $44 per night
3.1/5 (327 reviews)

"Traveling home in the Covid 19 pandemic, the owner was so welcoming, everything was very clean, no perfumey smells to cover-up for bad housekeeping or lack of fresh air. Felt very safe. Thanks for taking such good care of us."…"

Reviewed on Apr 1, 2020

Rodeway Inn
Travelodge by Wyndham Lincoln
2 out of 5
1101 W Bond Street, Lincoln, NE
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The price is $59 per night
2.7/5 (499 reviews)

"Was great except I booked the room because of pool and hot tub but it was sadly under construction. Other than that was great"…"

Reviewed on Mar 2, 2020

Travelodge by Wyndham Lincoln
Luxury Inn & Suites
1.5 out of 5
2940 NW 12th Street, Lincoln, NE
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The price is $40 per night
2.2/5 (632 reviews)

"There was no soap or shampoo in the bathroom n only 2 pillows when u get 4 that suk but otherwise great place"…"

Reviewed on Mar 12, 2020

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Cheap Hotels in Lincoln

Lincoln offers a variety of cheap accommodations and places to visit, making it a budget-friendly vacation choice. In addition to its well-known attractions like Nebraska State Capitol and Memorial Stadium, this destination is home to Tuxedo Park and Lee G. Simmons Conservation Park and Wildlife Safari, which you can enjoy while spending very little.

If you're looking for places to stay in Lincoln that won't break the bank, you can choose from the 32 budget accommodations in the area. These options offer competitive rates and have earned good reviews from Expedia travelers in search of a bargain:

Travelodge by Wyndham Lincoln - 2-star hotel. You'll find free continental breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking at this property.

Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Lincoln - Customers like this 2-star hotel for its convenient parking and overall value. It offers free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking.

Cloverleaf Suites Lincoln Nebraska - At this 3-star hotel, you can take advantage of free buffet breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking. Reviews mention the overall value and spacious rooms.

New Victorian Suites - 2.5-star hotel. You'll find free buffet breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its proximity to shops and helpful staff.

Baymont by Wyndham Lincoln - Customers like this 2.5-star hotel for its helpful staff and central location. It offers free buffet breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking.

Planning Your Trip to Lincoln

Haven't decided on 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: July, August, June, and September, with an average temperature of 87°F
  • Coldest months: January, December, February, and November, with an average temperature of 16°F
  • Rainiest months: June, May, August, and July, with an average rainfall of 3.88 inches
  • Driest months: January, February, December, and November, with an average rainfall of 0.94 inches

Sightseeing In and Around Lincoln

Lincoln draws tourists with its fantastic dining options and sporting events, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions on your list, such as Nebraska State Capitol and Memorial Stadium, and then make time for other wallet-friendly activities. Check out the local culture at Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center and Great Plains Art Museum, or visit other spots like Lied Center.

Lincoln is also notable for its:
  • Football
  • University life
  • Live music
  • Entertainment
  • Art
  • Theater

Getting Around Lincoln

The most convenient airport is in Lincoln, NE (LNK), situated 3.7 mi (5.9 km) away from the city center. If that doesn't suit your budget, you can arrange flights in and out of Omaha, NE (MIQ-Millard), which is 40.5 mi (65.1 km) away. To venture out into the surrounding area, hop on a train at Lincoln Station.

Frequently asked questions

What is Lincoln like for travelers on a budget?
Lincoln 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 Memorial Stadium and Eugene T. Mahoney State Park, this destination is home to Tuxedo Park and Lee G. Simmons Conservation Park and Wildlife Safari, which you can enjoy while spending very little.
What's the best place to stay on a budget in Lincoln?
Based on reviews, Horizon Inn Motel is a popular 2-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free breakfast and free WiFi. Other choices to stay on the cheap include Americas Best Value Inn Lincoln Airport and Motel 6 Lincoln, NE.
How many inexpensive hotels will I be able to find in Lincoln?
Choose a hotel that suits your wallet among Expedia’s 27 budget hotels in Lincoln.
What's the seasonal weather like in Lincoln?
The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 73°F, while the coldest months are January and December with an average of 30°F. Average annual rainfall for Lincoln is 29 inches.
What is there to see and do in Lincoln?
Lincoln 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 top local attractions that interest you most, such as Memorial Stadium, and then look for sights and activities that cost little or nothing at all. Enjoy the local natural beauty at Eugene T. Mahoney State Park and Tuxedo Park, or check out the area’s cultural spots like Lied Center.
What's the best way to get around Lincoln?
The nearest airport is 3.7 mi (5.9 km) away from the center in Lincoln, NE (LNK). However, if that doesn’t suit your budget, you can book a flight to Eppley Field Airport (OMA), located 53.7 mi (86.4 km) away. Lincoln may not have many public transportation choices so a rental car could be a reasonable alternative to explore more of the area.

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