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Cedar Cove
2 out of 5
1932 Cleveland Rd (Rt6), US 6 and Cedar Point Causeway, Sandusky, OH
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The price is $88 per night
Cedar Cove
Cedar Point's Express Hotel
2 out of 5
1201 Cedar Point Drive, Sandusky, OH
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4.3/5Excellent! (734 reviews)

"Unfortunately, due to COVID-19 I’m sure, I won’t be able to accurately assess what the hotel is like when under normal operations. The positives are that it is extremely well located, just a very short drive outside the gate and in an area with restaurant options, clean, with a very polite and professional ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 15, 2020

Cedar Point's Express Hotel
Best Western Plus Sandusky Hotel & Suites
2.5 out of 5
6011 Milan Road, JCT US250 and RT2, Sandusky, OH
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The price is $90 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (990 reviews)

"Great customer service clean ETC"…"

Reviewed on Jul 18, 2020

Best Western Plus Sandusky Hotel & Suites
South Shore Inn
2.5 out of 5
2047 Cleveland Rd, Sandusky, OH
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The price is $77 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (488 reviews)

"Room was small and a bit dated but clean, comfortable and a perfect place to stay for our Cedar Point trip. My son loved swimming in the pool and going down the waterslide!"…"

Reviewed on Aug 6, 2020

South Shore Inn
Motel 6 Milan, OH - Sandusky
2 out of 5
11406 US 250 North, Milan, OH
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The price is $52 per night
3.8/5Good! (833 reviews)

"I liked the bathrooms and the style of the rooms. The beds were unique and the room was nice and crisp"…"

Reviewed on Jul 27, 2020

Motel 6 Milan, OH - Sandusky
Knights Inn Sandusky
2 out of 5
2405 Cleveland Rd, Sandusky, OH
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The price is $77 per night
3.8/5Good! (989 reviews)

"Great value- friendly staff, clean room, and minutes to Cedar Point- awesome value and plan on staying there again in the future."…"

Reviewed on Jul 25, 2020

Knights Inn Sandusky
Days Inn by Wyndham Milan Sandusky South
2 out of 5
11410 State Rt 250, I-80/90 & State Rt 250, Milan, OH
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The price is $65 per night
3.7/5Good! (72 reviews)

"no complaints, perfectly located for my visit to the area. Easy access of the main highway...."…"

Reviewed on Mar 14, 2020

Days Inn by Wyndham Milan Sandusky South
Econo Lodge Inn & Suites South
2 out of 5
3309 Milan Rd, Sandusky, OH
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The price is $47 per night
3.7/5Good! (587 reviews)

"Good value and clean! very kind - provided an extra blanket on a freezing night1"…"

Reviewed on Feb 16, 2020

Econo Lodge Inn & Suites South
Econo Lodge North
2 out of 5
1904 Cleveland Rd, Sandusky, OH
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The price is $59 per night
3.6/5Good! (940 reviews)

"Great Location from Cedar Point. Excellent staff, going above and beyond for guests. Nice pool."…"

Reviewed on Jul 15, 2020

Econo Lodge North
Red Roof Inn Sandusky - Milan
2 out of 5
11303 US Route 250 North, Milan, OH
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The price is $59 per night
3.6/5Good! (783 reviews)

"Only complaint 1130pm parties in parking lot with non staying guest didnt feel vehicle was safe (only 1 night of my stay)"…"

Reviewed on Jul 26, 2020

Red Roof Inn Sandusky - Milan
Motel 6 Huron, OH - Sandusky
2 out of 5
601 Rye Beach Rd, Huron, OH
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The price is $62 per night
3.5/5Good! (982 reviews)

"Looked just like the photos. My dogs loved it, they enjoyed all the lovings from the staff and other guests. Very friendly staff"…"

Reviewed on Jul 13, 2020

Motel 6 Huron, OH - Sandusky
Super 8 by Wyndham Port Clinton
2 out of 5
1704 Perry St, Port Clinton, OH
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The price is $55 per night
3.5/5Good! (449 reviews)

"The hotel was clean , front desk was very helpful ."…"

Reviewed on Jul 27, 2020

Super 8 by Wyndham Port Clinton
Magnuson Hotel East Sandusky
2 out of 5
1530 Cleveland Road, Sandusky, OH
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3.3/5 (999 reviews)
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"Room had an odor"…"

Reviewed on Oct 21, 2019

Magnuson Hotel East Sandusky
Days Inn by Wyndham Fremont
2 out of 5
3701 North State Route 53, Fremont, OH
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The price is $73 per night
3.2/5 (636 reviews)

"Staff was great and helpful with the state covid guidelines, etc. Rooms were clean. It is an older hotel, but fit the bill for a short stay. I would stay again!"…"

Reviewed on Jul 14, 2020

Days Inn by Wyndham Fremont
Maui Sands Resort & Indoor Waterpark
2.5 out of 5
5513 Milan Road, Sandusky, OH
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3.2/5 (12 reviews)
Don’t go !!!!!!

"River was down hot tub down no basketball hoops was a fire in the kitchen had to leave from water part to outside in the snow .. could not contact management after 6 attempts I stoped trying"…"

Reviewed on Jan 13, 2019

Maui Sands Resort & Indoor Waterpark
Rodeway Inn North
2 out of 5
1021 Cleveland Rd, Sandusky, OH
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The price is $46 per night
3/5 (636 reviews)

"It served its purpose, a place to stay while visiting cedar point. It’s not a luxury hotel, but the staff are very friendly and helpful, and it is very close to cedar point."…"

Reviewed on Jul 26, 2020

Rodeway Inn North
Wolf Inn Hotel
2 out of 5
2905 Milan Rd., Sandusky, OH
The price is $49 per night
2.8/5 (743 reviews)

"Friendly staff great room quiet clean would definitely recommend this"…"

Reviewed on May 1, 2020

Wolf Inn Hotel
Magnuson Hotel Lake Erie Sandusky
1.5 out of 5
5608 Milan Rd, JCT US250 and RT2, Sandusky, OH
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The price is $51 per night
2.5/5 (1,001 reviews)

"Nice place for a good price and close to cedar point for a fun stay"…"

Reviewed on Oct 6, 2019

Magnuson Hotel Lake Erie Sandusky
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Cheap Hotels in Sandusky

Sandusky has cheap accommodation options and a range of things to see and do, making it a budget-friendly vacation choice. You can find ways to save money while getting to know this destination, which is home to attractions like Merry-Go-Round Museum, Follett House Museum, and Miami Park.

If you're hunting for low-cost places to stay in Sandusky, you can choose from the 53 budget accommodations in the area. These top-rated options offer reasonable prices and have positive reviews from travelers searching for a bargain:

Motel 6 Sandusky - Huron - 2-star motel. You'll find free WiFi, free parking, and an indoor pool at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its spacious rooms and proximity to public transportation.

Maui Sands Resort & Indoor Waterpark - 2.5-star family-friendly hotel. It offers free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking.

Econo Lodge Inn & Suites South - At this 2-star motel, you can take advantage of free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking. Reviews mention the comfortable rooms and good location.

Budget Host Inn - 2-star motel. You'll find free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking at this property.

Days Inn by Wyndham Milan Sandusky South - 2-star hotel. It offers free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking.

Planning Your Trip to Sandusky

Still deciding on travel dates? Find out more about the local climate with these monthly averages so you can make the most of your money.

  • Hottest months: July, June, August, and September, with an average temperature of 80°F
  • Coldest months: January, February, December, and March, with an average temperature of 23°F
  • Rainiest months: June, July, May, and April, with an average rainfall of 3.42 inches
  • Driest months: February, January, October, and December, with an average rainfall of 2.06 inches

Sightseeing In and Around Sandusky

Sandusky attracts visitors with its fun-filled theme parks and lakeside setting, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the local attractions that interest you most, and then plan some activities that cost very little. Explore and snap photos of landmarks like Eleutheros Cooke House and Garden and The Keeper’s House, or check out the area's cultural spots like at Merry-Go-Round Museum.

Travelers also like Sandusky for its:
  • Fishing
  • Boating
  • Breweries
  • Biking

Getting Around Sandusky

The nearest airport is in Cleveland, OH (CLE-Hopkins Intl.), 45.3 mi (73 km) away from the city center. However, if that doesn't suit your budget, the next closest is 53.5 mi (86.2 km) away in Cleveland, OH (BKL-Burke Lakefront). If you want to explore the larger area, hop aboard a train at Sandusky Station. You can learn about your options for water transportation at the local port.

Frequently asked questions

What is Sandusky like for travelers on a budget?
Sandusky offers cheap accommodation options and a variety of places to visit, making it a great vacation choice for budget-conscious travelers. In addition to its well-known attractions like Cedar Point and African Safari Wildlife Park, this destination is home to Sports Force Parks at Cedar Point Sports Center and Marblehead Lighthouse, which you can enjoy while spending very little.
What's the best budget-friendly hotel in Sandusky?
Based on reviews, Motel 6 Huron, OH - Sandusky is a popular 2-star property for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other good choices for your budget-friendly stay include Maui Sands Resort & Indoor Waterpark and Motel 6 Milan, OH - Sandusky.
How many inexpensive hotels should I expect to find in Sandusky?
Choose a hotel that suits your wallet among Expedia’s 47 budget hotels in Sandusky.
What's the seasonal weather like in Sandusky?
The hottest months are usually July and June with an average temp of 71°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 31°F. Average annual rainfall for Sandusky is 33 inches.
What is there to see and do in Sandusky?
Sandusky attracts visitors with its lakeside setting and island 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 Cedar Point and African Safari Wildlife Park, and choose other low-cost activities to fill your itinerary. Explore and snap photos of landmarks like Marblehead Lighthouse, or enjoy the outdoors at Sports Force Parks at Cedar Point Sports Center and Nickel Plate Beach.
What's the best way to get around Sandusky?
The closest airport is Hopkins Intl. Airport (CLE), situated 45.3 mi (73 km) away. If that doesn’t suit your budget, you can arrange flights in and out of Cleveland, OH (BKL-Burke Lakefront), which is 53.5 mi (86.2 km) away. You can find out about water travel options at the local port.

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