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Motel 6 Rancho Cordova, CA - Rancho Cordova East
2 out of 5
10694 Olson Dr, Rancho Cordova, CA
Free Cancellation
The price is $53 per night

Situated near the airport, this motel is 0.7 mi (1.2 km) from Sacramento Children's Museum and 2.5 mi (4 km) from Mather Sports Center. Mather Golf Course and ...

3.4/5 (401 reviews)

"My stay at Motel 6 Rancho Cordova is always comfortable. The staff is professional and friendly."…"

Reviewed on Aug 2, 2020

Motel 6 Rancho Cordova, CA - Rancho Cordova East
Motel 6 Sacramento, CA - Old Sacramento North
2 out of 5
227 Jibboom St, Sacramento, CA
Free Cancellation
The price is $52 per night

Located in Central Sacramento, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of American River Bike Trail and Discovery Park. Golden1Center and K Street Mall are also within ...

3.1/5 (773 reviews)

"My second time here. The room was clean and cooled down before I entered. Slept well after watching television (plenty of channels). Close to old railroad and river bike trails."…"

Reviewed on Jul 19, 2020

Motel 6 Sacramento, CA - Old Sacramento North
Motel 6 Sacramento, CA - Central
2 out of 5
7850 College Town Dr, Sacramento, CA
Free Cancellation
The price is $56 per night

Located in Southeastern Sacramento, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Granite Regional Park and California State University Sacramento. Cal Expo is 1.8 mi ...

3.4/5 (639 reviews)

"Lpropertt is nice but...the landscape needs more attending every day due to people leaving their trash on the grounds...they should be ashame of themselves"…"

Reviewed on Jul 24, 2020

Motel 6 Sacramento, CA - Central
Econo Lodge Sacramento North
2.5 out of 5
3796 Northgate Blvd, Sacramento, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $59 per night

Located in South Natomas, this motel is within 6 mi (10 km) of K Street Mall, Sacramento Convention Center, and Arden Fair Mall. Cal Expo and Cal Expo Race Track ...

2.8/5 (968 reviews)

"Quite as usual slept through the night woke up for early meeting they returned my cash deposit easy morning"…"

Reviewed on Jul 29, 2020

Econo Lodge Sacramento North
Oasis Inn Sacramento - Elk Grove
2 out of 5
18 Massie Ct, Sacramento, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $69 per night

Located in Southwestern Sacramento, this motel is within 6 mi (10 km) of Laguna Pointe Business Park, Granite Regional Park, and U.C. Davis School of Medicine. ...

3.7/5Good! (468 reviews)

"The staff. There was a man outside making a lot of noise."…"

Reviewed on Jul 22, 2020

Oasis Inn Sacramento - Elk Grove
Echo Lodge
2 out of 5
1810 West Capitol Ave, West Sacramento, CA
The price is $53 per night

Situated near the airport, this motel is 1.2 mi (1.9 km) from Raley Field and within 3 mi (5 km) of Golden1Center and California State Capitol. K Street Mall ...

3.6/5Good! (507 reviews)

"Satisfied all around except had to pay more for downstairs we cannot do stairs6"…"

Reviewed on Jun 21, 2020

Echo Lodge
Best Western Sandman Motel
2.5 out of 5
236 Jibboom Street, Sacramento, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $76 per night

Located in Central Sacramento, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of American River Bike Trail, Golden1Center, and Discovery Park. California State Capitol and ...

3.6/5Good! (766 reviews)

"Room was clean and spacious, front desk staff was friendly and helpful, and all linens were clean/stain free!"…"

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2020

Best Western Sandman Motel
Motel 6 West Sacramento, CA
2 out of 5
1254 Halyard Dr, West Sacramento, CA
Free Cancellation
The price is $52 per night

Situated in West Sacramento, this motel is within 3 mi (5 km) of West Sacramento Recreation Center, Raley Field, and Ziggurat Building. Tower Bridge is 3.1 mi ...

3.3/5 (766 reviews)

"Great customer service . Great way of staying safe by office being closed and letting several guest in. Clean rooms and quiet stay"…"

Reviewed on Aug 1, 2020

Motel 6 West Sacramento, CA
Best Western Roseville Inn
2.5 out of 5
220 Harding Blvd, Roseville, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $80 per night

Located in Folsom Road, this motel is 1.5 mi (2.5 km) from Golfland Sunsplash and 1.6 mi (2.6 km) from Westfield Galleria at Roseville. Fountains at Roseville ...

3.4/5Good! (987 reviews)

"I would definitely recommend I would definitely recommend this hotel for stay it was clean and the staff was nice"…"

Reviewed on Jul 23, 2020

Best Western Roseville Inn
Motel 6 Woodland, CA - Sacramento Area
2 out of 5
1564 E Main St, Woodland, CA
Free Cancellation
The price is $52 per night

Situated in Woodland, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Historic Woodland Train Depot and Heidrick Ag History Center. Woodland Opera House and Woodland Community ...

2.9/5 (477 reviews)

"Nice stafff and pet friendly is a plus!!! I have only 2 hotels I can go to around this area"…"

Reviewed on Jul 10, 2020

Motel 6 Woodland, CA - Sacramento Area
Roy Inn & Suites – Sacramento Midtown
2.5 out of 5
1319 30th St, Sacramento, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $60 per night

Located in East Sacramento, this motel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Sutter's Fort State Historic Park, California State Capitol, and University of California Davis ...

2.6/5 (962 reviews)

"It was very clean. The front desk guy was very friendly."…"

Reviewed on Aug 1, 2020

Roy Inn & Suites – Sacramento Midtown
Motel 6 Davis, CA - Sacramento Area
2 out of 5
4835 Chiles Rd, Davis, CA
Free Cancellation
The price is $57 per night

Situated in Davis, this motel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Explorit Science Center, Wildhorse Golf Club, and Rocknasium. John Natsoulas Gallery is 3 mi (4.8 km) ...

3.5/5Good! (857 reviews)

"Motel 6 is depedable in N. Cal. Room is cool on arrival..no surprizes. When I travel I like to have a room that is pleasant and updated like Motel 6."…"

Reviewed on Aug 1, 2020

Motel 6 Davis, CA - Sacramento Area
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Courtyard by Marriott Sacramento Cal Expo
Courtyard by Marriott Sacramento Cal Expo
3 out of 5
1782 Tribute Road, Sacramento, CA
The price is $95 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (928 reviews)

"Very nice hotel and staff was very welcoming and kind"…"

Reviewed on Jul 27, 2020

Courtyard by Marriott Sacramento Cal Expo
Residence Inn by Marriott Sacramento Airport Natomas
Residence Inn by Marriott Sacramento Airport Natomas
3 out of 5
2618 Gateway Oaks Drive, Sacramento, CA
The price is $76 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (837 reviews)

"GREAT, clean, and nice staff. Very helpful and perfect location!"…"

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2020

Residence Inn by Marriott Sacramento Airport Natomas
Hyatt Place Sacramento Roseville
Hyatt Place Sacramento Roseville
3 out of 5
220 Conference Center Dr, Roseville, CA
The price is $101 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (944 reviews)

"Nice, spacious room with a king-size bed, a sectional sofa and a work area."…"

Reviewed on Aug 2, 2020

Hyatt Place Sacramento Roseville
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Sacramento Motels for the Frugal Traveler

You can select from 43 low-cost motels in Sacramento among the more than 299 hotels and other lodging choices. When you pick one of these budget accommodations, there might not be abundant amenities like you'd find at a traditional hotel but you'll save more money for your trip.

When you save on your room price, you can enjoy more of what Sacramento has to offer. Not-to-be-missed sights include California State Capitol, Golden1Center, and Fort Sutter State Historical Park.

Fun fact: Motels became more prevalent in the U.S. after World War II with the popularity of car travel and road trips, peaking in the 1960s with over 60,000 properties. With a stay at a motel, you'll usually access your room directly from the parking lot.

Below are a few of Expedia customers' favorite Sacramento motels to choose from:

Roy Inn & Suites – Sacramento Midtown

  • Stay within a 5-minute drive of Fort Sutter State Historical Park and Sacramento Convention Center.
  • Enjoy access to the outdoor pool, and freebies including breakfast and parking.

Good Nite Inn Sacramento

  • An outdoor pool and free WiFi are available during your stay, along with room amenities like a flat-screen TV.
  • It's located within a quick 3-minute drive of California State University Sacramento.

Best Western Plus Sutter House

  • Enjoy access to the restaurant, and freebies including breakfast, WiFi, and parking.
  • Stay within a 5-minute drive of Sacramento Convention Center and Golden1Center.

Econo Lodge Sacramento North

  • It's located within a 10-minute drive of Sacramento Convention Center and Golden1Center.
  • Free breakfast, free WiFi, and a fitness center are available during your stay.

Heritage Inn Express Roseville

  • Stay within a quick 4-minute drive of Westfield Galleria at Roseville.
  • Enjoy access to the outdoor pool, and freebies including breakfast, WiFi, and parking.

Things to Do in Sacramento

Check out the great live music and entertainment choices in this historical area while you're sightseeing. Visitors to Sacramento speak highly of the festivals, museums, and riverfront.

Here are some popular places:

  • California State Capitol
  • Golden1Center
  • Fort Sutter State Historical Park

These are some of the parks and outdoorsy places:

  • Discovery Park
  • Cesar Chavez Park
  • Sacramento Capitol Park

You'll find these family-friendly attractions:

  • Sacramento Zoo
  • Fairytale Town
  • Golfland Sunsplash

Sacramento is also notable for its:

  • Sports
  • Shopping
  • Restaurants

Best Time to Visit Sacramento

Decide when you'd like to visit Sacramento 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 67° F and nighttime temperatures average 38° F
  • April-June: 90° F is the daytime average and 45° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 93° F and nighttime averages are around 54° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 83° F during the day and 38° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 17.91 inches in a year

How to Get to Sacramento and Around the Area

Sacramento Transportation
NameTypeDistance
Sacramento, CA (SMF-Sacramento Intl.) Airport 9.4 mi (15.1 km)
Marysville, CA (MYV-Yuba County) Airport 35.9 mi (57.8 km)
Napa, CA (APC-Napa Valley) Airport 49 mi (78.8 km)
Cathedral Square Station Metro Station 0.1 mi (0.1 km)
St Rose of Lima Park Station Metro Station 0.2 mi (0.3 km)
7th and Capitol Station Metro Station 0.2 mi (0.3 km)
Sacramento Valley Station Train Station 0.4 mi (0.7 km)
Davis Station Train Station 13.3 mi (21.5 km)
Roseville Station Train Station 16.3 mi (26.2 km)

Frequently asked questions

What can I expect from a motel trip to Sacramento?
Because you’ll save on your room price, you can enjoy more of the attractions in Sacramento. Not-to-be-missed sights include California State Capitol, Golden1Center, and Discovery Park.
What's it like to stay in a motel?
When you stay at a motel, you’ll often find an outdoor pool and a free parking spot. With a 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 when cars became more popular along with road trip vacations, peaking in the 1960s with over 60,000 properties.
What are the best motels in Sacramento?
Motel 6 Sacramento, CA - Old Sacramento North: Stay within a 5-minute drive of Golden1Center and Discovery Park. Enjoy access to the outdoor pool, and freebies including WiFi and parking. Motel 6 West Sacramento, CA: An outdoor pool, free WiFi, and free parking are available during your stay. It’s located within a 10-minute drive of Golden1Center and Discovery Park. Good Nite Inn Sacramento: Enjoy access to the outdoor pool, and freebies including WiFi and parking. Stay within a 10-minute drive of Cal Expo and California State University Sacramento. Oasis Inn Sacramento - Elk Grove: It’s located within a 20-minute drive of Golden1Center and Discovery Park. Free WiFi, free parking, and laundry facilities are available during your stay. Motel 6 Woodland, CA - Sacramento Area: If driving, you’ll be within 19 minutes of University of California Davis. Enjoy access to the outdoor pool, and freebies including WiFi and parking.
What things can I to do in Sacramento?
Check out the lively festivals and acclaimed theater scene in this historical area while you’re sightseeing. Those visiting Sacramento speak highly of the museums, riverfront, and restaurants. Some popular places to visit include California State Capitol, Golden1Center, and Discovery Park. These are some of the parks and outdoorsy places: Cesar Chavez Park, Sacramento Capitol Park, and Southside Park. You’ll find these family-friendly attractions: Sacramento Zoo, Fairytale Town, and Funderland.
What's the weather like in Sacramento?
The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 73°F, while the coldest months are December and January with an average of 49°F. Average annual rainfall for Sacramento is 18 inches.
What's the best way to get around Sacramento?
Fly into Sacramento Intl. Airport (SMF), which is located 9.4 mi (15.1 km) away. You can also search for flights into Marysville, CA (MYV-Yuba County), which is 35.9 mi (57.8 km) away. You can walk to nearby metro stations including St Rose of Lima Park Station, 8th & K Station, and 10th & K (Cathedral Square) Station.