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Sheraton Richmond Airport Hotel
3 out of 5
5501 Eubank Rd, Sandston, VA
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The price is $103 per night from Apr 23 to Apr 24
4.3/5Excellent! (108 reviews)

"Gre"…"

Reviewed on Apr 7, 2021

Sheraton Richmond Airport Hotel
Aloft Richmond West Short Pump
3 out of 5
3939 Duckling Drive, Glen Allen, VA
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The price is $93 per night from Apr 18 to Apr 19
4.1/5Very Good! (950 reviews)

"It was cool. Nice location. Clean rooms."…"

Reviewed on Apr 12, 2021

Aloft Richmond West Short Pump
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Richmond West at I-64, VA
3 out of 5
8010 W Broad St, Richmond, VA
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The price is $76 per night from Apr 18 to Apr 19
4.1/5Very Good! (977 reviews)

"Very clean room with all the amenities. Only issue was the small tv, but that's definitely a first world problem. The bed was firm and I prefer a softer bed, but wasn't terrible."…"

Reviewed on Apr 2, 2021

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Richmond West at I-64, VA
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Best Western Plus Richmond Airport Hotel
2.5 out of 5
5300 Airport Square Ln, Sandston, VA
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The price is $71 per night from Apr 18 to Apr 19
3.9/5Very Good! (985 reviews)

"Friendly smiles and great surroundings was could have stayed a little while longer ."…"

Reviewed on Mar 31, 2021

Best Western Plus Richmond Airport Hotel
Best Western Plus Glen Allen Inn
2.5 out of 5
8507 Brook Rd, Glen Allen, VA
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The price is $72 per night from Apr 23 to Apr 24
3.9/5Very Good! (976 reviews)

"Place is good..Cleanliness is pretty good location is cool.."…"

Reviewed on Mar 21, 2021

Best Western Plus Glen Allen Inn
Quality Inn Richmond Airport
2.5 out of 5
5240 Airport Square Ln, Sandston, VA
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The price is $64 per night from Apr 15 to Apr 16
3.6/5Good! (980 reviews)

"Quiet"…"

Reviewed on Apr 10, 2021

Quality Inn Richmond Airport
Knights Inn Glen Allen
1.5 out of 5
9002 Brook Road Glen Allen, Glen Allen, VA
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The price is $50 per night from May 2 to May 3
3.4/5Good! (474 reviews)

"The room was clean the bed was so comfortable and tv had a ton of channels. Very pleased :) stay here frequently"…"

Reviewed on Apr 7, 2021

Knights Inn Glen Allen
Rodeway Inn At Fort Lee
2 out of 5
4911 Oaklawn Blvd, Hopewell, VA
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The price is $70 per night from Apr 15 to Apr 16
3.3/5 (648 reviews)

"Found hair in the drain of the bathtub. 2 of the light switches did not work. Beds were comfortable and it was a good price."…"

Reviewed on Jan 2, 2021

Rodeway Inn At Fort Lee
Red Roof Inn Richmond South
2 out of 5
4350 Commerce Rd, Richmond, VA
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The price is $69 per night from Apr 18 to Apr 19
3.2/5 (987 reviews)

"Perfect for late night 🌙 nasty"…"

Reviewed on Jan 4, 2021

Red Roof Inn Richmond South
Super 8 by Wyndham Richmond/Chamberlayne Rd
2 out of 5
5615 Chamberlayne Rd, Richmond, VA
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The price is $44 per night from May 1 to May 2
3.1/5 (857 reviews)

"The overall stay was nice. Everything was working properly and everythingclean."…"

Reviewed on Mar 27, 2021

Super 8 by Wyndham Richmond/Chamberlayne Rd
Quality Inn & Suites
2.5 out of 5
23500 Welcome Way Dr, Ruther Glen, VA
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The price is $64 per night from Apr 15 to Apr 16
3.1/5 (177 reviews)

"Great place. Clean. Good people. Organized. Renovated"…"

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2020

Quality Inn & Suites
Super 8 by Wyndham Richmond Midlothian Turnpike
2 out of 5
8260 Midlothian Turnpike, Richmond, VA
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The price is $58 per night from Apr 21 to Apr 22
3.1/5 (486 reviews)

"The building needs modern renovations. ASAP. The staff cleans daily but they need new everything !!!!"…"

Reviewed on Apr 12, 2021

Super 8 by Wyndham Richmond Midlothian Turnpike
Extended Stay America - North Chesterfield - Arboretum
2.5 out of 5
241 Arboretum Pl, Richmond, VA
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The price is $76 per night from May 9 to May 10
3/5 (698 reviews)

"We will highly recommand this hotel to all."…"

Reviewed on Apr 4, 2021

Extended Stay America - North Chesterfield - Arboretum
Quality Inn Central
2.5 out of 5
3207 N Arthur Ashe Blvd, Richmond, VA
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The price is $69 per night from Apr 15 to Apr 16
2.9/5 (997 reviews)
Mildly Disappointed

"The woman checking me in was very slow. She was friendly, but never once smiled. Got my keys and they didn’t work. I had to go back to the lobby to have them activated. After a long drive, I wanted to get in my room as quickly as possible and relax. Didn’t happen. I requested a non smoking room. ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep 1, 2020

Quality Inn Central
Days Inn by Wyndham Petersburg/South Fort Lee
2 out of 5
12208 S Crater Rd/I-95, S on I-95 Exit 45, Petersburg, VA
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The price is $50 per night from Apr 21 to Apr 22
2.8/5 (841 reviews)
A little kindness

"I got there at 11:55 and had a very easy check in. I accidentally booked a smoking room and tried to brave it out. But the smell and the condition of the room was awful. At 12:55 I decided to just keep driving and when I went to check out the woman said “why didn’t you just comeback” laughter and ..."…"

Reviewed on Dec 14, 2020

Days Inn by Wyndham Petersburg/South Fort Lee
Days Inn by Wyndham Ruther Glen Kings Dominion Area
2 out of 5
24320 Rogers Clark Blvd, Ruther Glen, VA
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The price is $50 per night from Apr 27 to Apr 28
2.8/5 (463 reviews)
Very good for money

"Room was clean. Breakfast was amazing! Huge choice of items, including scrambled eggs, sausage, toast and potatoes. Staff is very nice and accommodating."…"

Reviewed on Dec 29, 2020

Days Inn by Wyndham Ruther Glen Kings Dominion Area
Motel 6 Sandston, VA - Richmond, Va
2 out of 5
5704 Williamsburg Rd, Sandston, VA
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The price is $48 per night from Apr 15 to Apr 16
2.8/5 (627 reviews)

"I had loud neighbors also the sheet had big burnt holes, the towels were very hard , thin and so small looked like a child’s towel. The room smells like old people and the pillows are very thin & flimsy. But bed is comfortable, the tv is nice, I love the stand up shower, also the ac definitely works ..."…"

Reviewed on Apr 13, 2021

Motel 6 Sandston, VA - Richmond, Va
Super 8 by Wyndham Richmond/Broad Street
2 out of 5
7200 W Broad St, Richmond, VA
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2.5/5 (265 reviews)

"I liked how the customer service showed me ways I could actually save money for my next visit"…"

Reviewed on Mar 22, 2020

Super 8 by Wyndham Richmond/Broad Street
Motel 6 Ashland, VA
2 out of 5
101 N Cottage Green Dr, Ashland, VA
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The price is $60 per night from Apr 15 to Apr 16
2.4/5 (430 reviews)
Rest time

"Housekeeping could of done a better job! Better shower curtains would be nice instead of Dollar Tree quality. Overall thou we were happy with the price and the fact we could rest for a few hours before traveling more. We will book here again"…"

Reviewed on Nov 9, 2020

Motel 6 Ashland, VA
Travel Inn Petersburg Fort Lee
2.5 out of 5
530 East Washington Street, Petersburg, VA
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1.7/5 (401 reviews)
Comfy and clean

"The front desk was friendly and helpful. The rooms were clean and comfortable. Great stay."…"

Reviewed on Dec 30, 2020

Travel Inn Petersburg Fort Lee
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Cheap Hotels in Richmond

Richmond has cheap accommodation options and a range of things to see and do, making it a great choice for a budget-friendly getaway. In addition to its well-known attractions like Virginia State Capitol and Museum of the Confederacy, this destination is home to Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden and Capitol Square, which you can enjoy while spending very little.

If you're hunting for low-cost places to stay in Richmond, you can book your choice of the 112 budget accommodations in the area. These top-rated options offer reasonable prices and have earned good reviews from bargain-minded travelers:

Quality Inn At Fort Lee - 2.5-star motel. You'll find free buffet breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its proximity to shops and overall value.

Super 8 by Wyndham Richmond/Chamberlayne Rd - Customers like this 2-star hotel for its comfortable beds and overall value. It offers free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking.

Best Western Plus Glen Allen Inn - At this 2.5-star hotel, you can take advantage of free buffet breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking. Reviews mention the comfortable beds and overall condition.

Extended Stay America - North Chesterfield - Arboretum - 2.5-star hotel. You'll find free breakfast, free WiFi, and in-room kitchens at this property.

Richmond Airport Hotel - Customers like this 3-star hotel for its proximity to shops and comfortable rooms. It offers free WiFi, free parking, and a free area shuttle.

Planning Your Trip to Richmond

Still picking your trip 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, June, August, and September, with an average temperature of 89°F
  • Coldest months: January, February, December, and March, with an average temperature of 30°F
  • Rainiest months: August, July, September, and March, with an average rainfall of 4.34 inches
  • Driest months: February, October, January, and November, with an average rainfall of 3.00 inches

Sightseeing In and Around Richmond

Richmond attracts visitors with its historic landmarks and live music scene, 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 Virginia State Capitol and Museum of the Confederacy, and choose other low-cost activities to fill your itinerary. Check out the local culture at Edgar Allan Poe Museum and Science Museum of Virginia, or visit other spots like Children's Museum of Richmond.

Travelers also like Richmond for its:
  • Biking
  • Sports
  • Riverfront
  • Museums
  • Gardens
  • Art

Getting Around Richmond

The nearest airport is in Richmond, VA (RIC-Richmond Intl.), 6 mi (9.7 km) away from the city center. If you want to journey outside of the city, hop aboard a train from Richmond Main Street Station, Richmond Staples Mill Road Station, or Ashland Station.

Frequently asked questions

What is Richmond like for travelers on a budget?
Richmond has a variety of cheap accommodations and things to do, making it a budget-friendly vacation choice. In addition to its well-known attractions like Broad Street and Short Pump Town Center, this destination is home to Libby Hill Park and Maymont Park, which you can enjoy while spending very little.
What's the best budget-friendly hotel in Richmond?
Based on reviews, Quality Inn Richmond Airport is a popular 2.5-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free buffet breakfast and free WiFi. Other good options to stay on the cheap include Turnpike Motel and Hampton Inn and Suites Richmond/Glenside.
How many low cost hotels should I expect to find in Richmond?
Choose a hotel that suits your wallet among Expedia’s 135 budget hotels in Richmond.
When is the best time for a budget trip to Richmond?
Weather will likely play an important role when you plan your trip to Richmond, 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 76°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 42°F. Average annual precipitation for Richmond is 44 inches.
What is there to see and do in Richmond?
Richmond attracts visitors with its historic landmarks 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 Broad Street and Short Pump Town Center, and then look for sights and activities that cost little or nothing at all. Explore and snap photos of landmarks like Shockoe Slip and John Marshall House, or hunt for bargains with some shopping at Carytown.
How can I get to Richmond and get around on a budget?
Checking out these ways to get around Richmond is a smart way to keep your trip affordable. The most convenient airport is Richmond Intl. Airport (RIC), situated 6 mi (9.7 km) away. Richmond might not have many public transit options to choose from so renting a car could be an economical alternative to explore the area.

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