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Affordable Suites of America Portage
2.5 out of 5
1550 Olmstead Drive, Portage, IN
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The price is $109 per night from Mar 10 to Mar 11
4.3/5Excellent! (183 reviews)

"Do not believe in the star rating for this hotel/motel. It was absolutely the worse hotel/motel that we've ever stayed in. Even though our room is supposed to be non-smoking, the stench from cigarettes was unbearable. There was also a big hole in the wall and the blind was broken. The shower curtain ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep 15, 2020

Affordable Suites of America Portage
Hampton Inn Portage
2.5 out of 5
6353 Melton Rd, Portage, IN
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The price is $75 per night from Mar 10 to Mar 11
4.1/5Very Good! (450 reviews)

"Nice hotel, easy on and off to 94. Friendly staff. Would stay again."…"

Reviewed on Jan 12, 2021

Hampton Inn Portage
Quality Inn & Suites
2.5 out of 5
2300 Willowcreek Rd, Portage, IN
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The price is $61 per night from Apr 1 to Apr 2
3.5/5Good! (479 reviews)

"Great and helpful employees but needs revamped inside. It was very outdated."…"

Reviewed on Feb 10, 2021

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Super 8 by Wyndham Portage
2 out of 5
6118 Melton Rd, Portage, IN
The price is $59 per night from Mar 15 to Mar 16
3.1/5 (294 reviews)

"walls thin and could hear noise from next room and upstairs but I was tired so once I got to sleep I heard nothing"…"

Reviewed on Aug 24, 2020

Super 8 by Wyndham Portage
Days Inn by Wyndham Portage
2 out of 5
6161 Melton Road, Portage, IN
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The price is $42 per night from Mar 31 to Apr 1
3/5 (996 reviews)
Beach vacation

"All of the staff was very friendly and helpful. The price was right and I’d stay here again."…"

Reviewed on Sep 15, 2020

Days Inn by Wyndham Portage
Travel Inn Portage
2.5 out of 5
6101 Melton Road, Portage, IN
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The price is $50 per night from Mar 10 to Mar 11
2.4/5 (162 reviews)
Simple

"It was nice."…"

Reviewed on Jul 12, 2020

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Cheap Motels in Portage

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Cheap Hotels in Portage

Portage has a variety of cheap accommodations and places to visit, making it a great choice for a budget-friendly getaway. You can find ways to experience this destination while still keeping costs low.

When it comes to discount lodging choices in Portage, you'll find hotels that won't break the bank. These top-rated options offer reasonable prices and have earned good reviews from bargain-minded travelers:

Days Inn by Wyndham Portage - 2-star hotel. You'll find free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its overall condition.

Travel Inn Portage - 2.5-star hotel. It offers free WiFi, free parking, and air conditioning.

Super 8 by Wyndham Portage - At this 2-star motel, you can take advantage of free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking. Reviews mention the helpful staff and overall value.

Quality Inn & 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 helpful staff and clean rooms.

Affordable Suites of America Portage - Customers like this 2.5-star hotel for its good location and helpful staff. It offers free WiFi, free parking, and a 24-hour fitness center.

Planning Your Trip to Portage

Still choosing trip dates? Use these temperature and rainfall averages to get an idea of the best months to visit so you can plan around good weather.

  • Hottest months: July, June, August, and September, with an average temperature of 82°F
  • Coldest months: January, February, December, and March, with an average temperature of 20°F
  • Rainiest months: July, June, May, and August, with an average rainfall of 4.16 inches
  • Driest months: February, January, March, and December, with an average rainfall of 2.45 inches

Sightseeing In and Around Portage

Portage is known for its shopping and offers things to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions on your list, 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 Marquette Park, Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, or Indiana Dunes State Park.

Travelers also like Portage for its:
  • Beaches
  • Bird watching

Getting Around Portage

The closest airport is in Chicago, IL (MDW-Midway Intl.), situated 32.1 mi (51.6 km) away from the city center. However, if that doesn't suit your budget, you can arrange flights in and out of Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.), which is 45.8 mi (73.8 km) away. To see more of the larger area, hop on a train at Portage - Ogden Dunes Train to Chicago.

Frequently asked questions

What is Portage like for travelers on a budget?
Portage has cheap accommodation options and a variety of places to visit, making it a great choice for a budget-friendly getaway. In addition to its well-known attractions like Indiana Dunes National Park, this destination is home to Founders’ Square Park and Lake Michigan, which you can enjoy while spending very little.
What's the best place to stay on a budget in Portage?
Based on reviews, Days Inn by Wyndham Portage is a popular 2-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other choices to stay on the cheap include Affordable Suites of America Portage and Quality Inn & Suites.
How many budget hotels are there in Portage?
Expedia has 6 hotels in Portage that are ideal if you are watching your pennies.
When is the best time for a budget trip to Portage?
Weather will likely play an important role when you plan your trip to Portage, and keep in mind that cheaper options are usually available when the weather isn’t as good. The hottest months are usually July and June with an average temp of 69°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 30°F. The snowiest months in Portage are February, April, January, and March, with each month seeing an average of 6 inches of snowfall.
What is there to see and do in Portage?
Portage is known for its shopping and lake views, 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 Blue Chip Casino and Indiana Dunes National Park, and choose other low-cost activities to fill your itinerary. Enjoy the outdoors at Ogden Dunes Beach and Founders’ Square Park, or hunt for bargains with some shopping at Westfield Southlake Mall.
How can I get to Portage and get around on a budget?
Scoping out the transportation options in Portage is a smart way to keep your trip affordable. The closest airport is 45.8 mi (73.8 km) from the center in Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD). However, if that doesn’t suit your budget, you can look into flights to Chicago Midway Airport (MDW), which is 32.1 mi (51.6 km) away. If you want to venture outside of the area, hop on a train at Portage - Ogden Dunes Train to Chicago.

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