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Featured Motels in Missoula

Motel 6 Missoula, MT
2 out of 5
3035 Expo Pkwy, Missoula, MT
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The price is $56 per night from Jan 28 to Jan 29

Located in Grant Creek, this motel is within 6 mi (10 km) of Big Sky Brewing Co., Missoula County Courthouse, and Caras Park. Wilma Theatre and Washington-Grizzly ...

3.8/5Good! (995 reviews)

"things were great considering covid..everyone was friendly the place was nice."…"

Reviewed on Oct 13, 2020

Motel 6 Missoula, MT
City Center Motel
2.5 out of 5
338 E Broadway, Missoula, MT
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The price is $65 per night from Jan 28 to Jan 29

Located in Heart of Missoula, this motel is within a 10-minute walk of Missoula Art Museum, Missoula County Courthouse, and Wilma Theatre. St. Francis Xavier ...

4.2/5Excellent! (410 reviews)

"Nice motel. Convenient to restaurants. Good service, cheap."…"

Reviewed on Nov 24, 2020

City Center Motel
Motel 6 Missoula, MT - University
2 out of 5
630 E Broadway St, Missoula, MT
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The price is $56 per night from Jan 31 to Feb 1

Located in Heart of Missoula, this motel is within a 15-minute walk of Bitterroot Valley and University of Montana. St. Patrick Hospital is 1 mi (1.6 km) ...

3.3/5 (191 reviews)
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"Better Motel 6 location than others."…"

Reviewed on Sep 27, 2020

Motel 6 Missoula, MT - University
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Thunderbird Motel
2 out of 5
1009 East Broadway, Missoula, MT
The price is $90 per night from Jan 28 to Jan 29

Located in Heart of Missoula, this golf motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of University of Montana and A Carousel for Missoula. Smokejumpers Center and Montana Snowbowl ...

3.5/5Good! (87 reviews)
Inexpensive good spot

"Close to areas I visited, University. Accessible and comfortable."…"

Reviewed on Sep 8, 2020

Thunderbird Motel
Motel 6 Missoula, MT - Wye - Travel Plaza
2 out of 5
8060 US 93 N, Missoula, MT
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The price is $60 per night from Jan 31 to Feb 1

Situated in Missoula, this motel is 2.6 mi (4.2 km) from Smokejumpers Center and within 6 mi (10 km) of Wye West Casino and Lounge and Big Sky Brewing Co.. Council ...

2.7/5 (3 reviews)
Stay here for free bed bugs.

"bed bugs in first room, bed bugs and drug paraphernalia in second room they move us to, 3rd room was ok. first room did not have working electrical outlets or covers and phone didn't work. Could see no updates to hotel. People were very nice. But don't stay here. We now have to destroy clothes and ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 22, 2021

Motel 6 Missoula, MT - Wye - Travel Plaza
Budget Inn
2 out of 5
800 E Broadway St, Missoula, MT
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Located in Heart of Missoula, this motel is within a 15-minute walk of Bitterroot Valley and University of Montana. St. Patrick Hospital is 1.1 mi (1.8 km) ...

2.2/5 (288 reviews)

"Good location and our dogs were welcomed there. Go Griz"…"

Reviewed on Oct 22, 2019

Budget Inn
Mountain Valley Inn
2 out of 5
420 West Broadway, Missoula, MT
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Located in Heart of Missoula, this motel is within a 5-minute walk of Bitterroot Valley and St. Patrick Hospital. University of Montana is 1.5 mi (2.4 km) ...

2.5/5 (120 reviews)

"need to upgrade and seriously remodel property and room conditions"…"

Reviewed on Nov 9, 2019

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Other property types in Missoula

Hilton Garden Inn Missoula

Hilton Garden Inn Missoula

3 out of 5
3720 N Reserve St, Missoula, MT
The price is $76 per night from Jan 31 to Feb 1
4.3/5Excellent! (879 reviews)

"Had a great experience! We stayed in the king suite and it was very nice!"…"

Reviewed on Jan 25, 2021

Hilton Garden Inn Missoula
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Missoula - Edgewater

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Missoula - Edgewater

3.5 out of 5
100 Madison Street, Missoula, MT
The price is $85 per night from Jan 28 to Jan 29
4.2/5Excellent! (899 reviews)

"Clean and comfortable room and bathroom. Perfect for an overnight stay!"…"

Reviewed on Jan 14, 2021

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Missoula - Edgewater
Wingate by Wyndham Missoula Airport

Wingate by Wyndham Missoula Airport

3 out of 5
5252 Airway Blvd, I-90 Exit 99 / Airway Blvd 1 Block, Missoula, MT
The price is $89 per night from Jan 28 to Jan 29
4.3/5Excellent! (998 reviews)

"I love the staff's friendliness and the amenties! Not to mention how clean and homey everything was."…"

Reviewed on Jan 13, 2021

Wingate by Wyndham Missoula Airport
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Missoula Motels for the Frugal Traveler

You can select from 9 low-cost motels in Missoula among the more than 146 hotels and other lodging choices. When you pick one of these budget-friendly accommodations, there might not be abundant amenities like you'd find at a traditional hotel but you'll save more money to use for your vacation.

Because you'll save on your room price, you can enjoy more of what Missoula has to offer. Top sights to visit include Lolo Hot Springs.

Fun fact: Introduced in the early 1950s, eye-catching neon signs enticed road-weary travelers, and examples today can still be seen 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 Expedia customers' best-rated Missoula motels to choose from:

Motel 6 Missoula

  • Stay within a short 9-minute drive of University of Montana.
  • Enjoy access to the laundry facilities, and freebies including WiFi and parking.

City Center Motel

  • Free WiFi, free parking, and coffee in the lobby are available during your stay.
  • It's located within a quick 3-minute drive of University of Montana.

Motel 6 Missoula East, MT

  • Enjoy access to the restaurant, and freebies including WiFi and parking.
  • Stay within a quick 3-minute drive of University of Montana.

Thunderbird Motel

  • It's located within a quick 4-minute drive of University of Montana.
  • Free breakfast and an indoor pool are available during your stay, along with room amenities like free WiFi.

Motel 6 Missoula - University

  • Stay within a quick 3-minute drive of University of Montana.
  • Enjoy access to the restaurant and parking.

Things to Do in Missoula

As you're exploring the area, check out the college campus and enjoy the scenic riverfront. People visiting Missoula like its festivals, live music, and breweries.

These are some of the parks and outdoorsy places:

  • Caras Park
  • McCormick Park
  • Greenough Park

You'll find these family-friendly attractions:

  • Lolo Hot Springs
  • Splash Montana
  • A Carousel for Missoula

Some historical places you might want to see include:

  • Fort Missoula
  • Garden of One Thousand Buddhas
  • Ninemile Remount Depot and Historic Ranger Station

Missoula is also known for its:

  • Theater
  • Entertainment

Best Time to Visit Missoula

Determine the perfect time for your visit to Missoula by checking the seasonal weather details below:
  • The hottest months are typically July and August, while December and January are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 55° F and nighttime temperatures average 16° F
  • April-June: 80° F is the daytime average and 31° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 89° F and nighttime averages are around 37° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 66° F during the day and 15° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 14.13 inches in a year

How to Get to Missoula and Around the Area

Missoula Transportation
NameTypeDistance
Missoula, MT (MSO-Missoula Intl.) Airport 5.3 mi (8.5 km)

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Frequently asked questions

What can I expect from a motel trip to Missoula?
If you can’t find a motel in Missoula, expand your search to find motels in the surrounding area or let Expedia help you find a similar property from more than 191 hotels and other accommodations. Simply use our search tools to filter by nightly room rate or cost-saving amenities such as free parking and free airport transportation.
What are motels like?
At most motels, you’ll often find an outdoor pool and free parking. When you stay at a motel, you’ll usually access your room from an outside corridor overlooking the parking lot. In the U.S., motels became more commonplace at the end of the 1940s with the appeal of road trip vacations, peaking in the 1960s with over 60,000 properties.
What are the best motels in Missoula?
Motel 6 Missoula, MT: If driving, you’ll be within 12 minutes of University of Montana. Enjoy access to the laundry facilities, and freebies including WiFi and parking. City Center Motel: Free WiFi and coffee in the lobby are available during your stay, along with room amenities like a microwave. It’s located within a quick 3-minute drive of University of Montana. Motel 6 Missoula, MT - University: Enjoy access to the casino, and freebies including WiFi and parking. Stay within a quick 3-minute drive of University of Montana. Motel 6 Missoula, MT - Wye - Travel Plaza: You’ll be located within 15 minutes of University of Montana by car. Free WiFi, free parking, and laundry facilities are available during your stay. Thunderbird Motel: Stay within a quick 4-minute drive of University of Montana. Enjoy access to the indoor pool, and freebies including breakfast and WiFi.
How many motels will I be able to find in Missoula?
Expedia has 7 economical motels in Missoula.
What things can I to do in Missoula?
As you’re exploring the area, check out the college campus and enjoy the scenic riverfront. Visitors like Missoula for the festivals, live music, and theater scene. These are some of the parks and outdoorsy places: Caras Park, Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation, and St Mary’s Peak. You’ll find these family-friendly attractions: Splash Montana, Children’s Museum Missoula, and A Carousel for Missoula. Some historical places you might want to see include Wilma Theatre, Fort Missoula, and Traveler’s Rest State Park.
What's the seasonal weather like in Missoula?
Weather can make or break a roadtrip, so we’ve gathered some data about year-round temperatures in Missoula to help you plan yours. The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 64°F, while the coldest months are December and January with an average of 28°F. The snowiest months in Missoula are October, February, December, and April, with each month seeing an average of 10 inches of snowfall.
What are my options for getting around Missoula when staying in a motel?
We’ve gathered some information about getting around Missoula to help you navigate your stay: Fly into Missoula Intl. Airport (MSO), which is located 5.3 mi (8.5 km) away. If you’d like to explore around the area, you may want a rental car for your journey.

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