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Comfort Inn & Suites Newark - Wilmington
2.5 out of 5
3 Concord Ln, Newark, DE
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The price is $85 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (984 reviews)

"Convenience to main arteries of transportation and shopping."…"

Reviewed on Jul 8, 2020

Comfort Inn & Suites Newark - Wilmington
Courtyard by Marriott Wilmington Newark / Christiana Mall
3 out of 5
48 Geoffrey Dr, Newark, DE
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The price is $109 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (362 reviews)

"This property is great, very clean and well maintained. I loved the breakfast and coffee."…"

Reviewed on Jul 18, 2020

Courtyard by Marriott Wilmington Newark / Christiana Mall
Sheraton Suites Wilmington Downtown
3.5 out of 5
422 Delaware Ave, Wilmington, DE
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The price is $127 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (992 reviews)

"It was so great the staff was great good with me and my kids 😊😊 we can't wait to go back there 😍😍⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐"…"

Reviewed on Aug 2, 2020

Sheraton Suites Wilmington Downtown
Holiday Inn Express Wilmington North - Brandywine
2.5 out of 5
300 Rocky Run Pkwy, Wilmington, DE
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The price is $113 per night
4/5Very Good! (993 reviews)

"Stay here twice during my travels and if was great. Both rooms were clean the ac works that’s for sure"…"

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2020

Holiday Inn Express Wilmington North - Brandywine
Best Western Plus Newark/Christiana Inn
2.5 out of 5
875 Pulaski Highway, Bear, DE
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The price is $81 per night
4/5Very Good! (986 reviews)

"When I first arrived the gentleman at the front desk was polite and checked me in quickly. Explained all the limitations with pandemic going on. When I started heading towards my room I was a little concerned because the place seemed a little run down. One we got to our room and open the door I was ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 24, 2020

Best Western Plus Newark/Christiana Inn
DoubleTree by Hilton Downtown Wilmington - Legal District
3.5 out of 5
700 N King St, Wilmington, DE
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The price is $159 per night
3.9/5Very Good! (999 reviews)

"My stay was amazing"…"

Reviewed on Mar 9, 2020

DoubleTree by Hilton Downtown Wilmington - Legal District
Quality Inn
2.5 out of 5
65 Geoffrey Dr, Newark, DE
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The price is $57 per night
3.7/5Good! (789 reviews)

"Everything was good for the most part. It was extremely hot on the day I checked in and my room key did not work. I had to walk back to the office to get another one and that one did not work either. I’m sure you understand my frustration. Besides that the room was great"…"

Reviewed on Jul 21, 2020

Quality Inn
Baymont by Wyndham Newark at University of Delaware
2.5 out of 5
630 S College Ave, Newark, DE
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The price is $76 per night
3.6/5Good! (926 reviews)

"The room was clean which is a plus , the beds was very small to be a queen."…"

Reviewed on Jul 19, 2020

Baymont by Wyndham Newark at University of Delaware
Red Roof Inn PLUS+ Wilmington - Newark
2.5 out of 5
415 Stanton Christiana Road, Newark, DE
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The price is $54 per night
3.6/5Good! (975 reviews)

"It was good until I look up the bed some Of your housekeeping need to start look Under bed I find some stuff that wasn’t mine or boyfriend but everything Else was great thank you"…"

Reviewed on Jul 30, 2020

Red Roof Inn PLUS+ Wilmington - Newark
Ramada by Wyndham Newark/Wilmington
3 out of 5
260 Chapman Rd, Newark, DE
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The price is $68 per night
3.5/5Good! (988 reviews)

"Workers are always friendly. Pool not open but I understand."…"

Reviewed on Jul 6, 2020

Ramada by Wyndham Newark/Wilmington
Days Inn by Wyndham Wilmington/Newark
2.5 out of 5
5209 Concord Pike, Wilmington, DE
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The price is $68 per night
3.4/5Good! (989 reviews)

"Had smoking room i always bring my own cleaning supplies but the room was already cleaned very clean to my liking. Never had any issues ever at days inn"…"

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2020

Days Inn by Wyndham Wilmington/Newark
Quality Inn And Suites Skyways
2.5 out of 5
147 N Dupont Hwy, New Castle, DE
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3.4/5 (250 reviews)
Good value and near where I had to be.

"On a commercial strip with anything you could want nearby."…"

Reviewed on Sep 25, 2017

Quality Inn And Suites Skyways
Red Roof Inn & Suites Wilmington - New Castle
3 out of 5
1612 North DuPont Highway, Building A, New Castle, DE
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The price is $76 per night
3.3/5 (779 reviews)

"Dog friendly and they do not charge a pet deposit."…"

Reviewed on Jun 18, 2020

Red Roof Inn & Suites Wilmington - New Castle
Super 8 by Wyndham New Castle
2 out of 5
215 S Dupont Hwy, New Castle, DE
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The price is $70 per night
3.2/5 (421 reviews)

"Room was really clean, I did get a smoking room and it did not have an old odor lingering and everything was Really clean with nice decor. Staff was friendly and they deserve to have a great review. I’ll be there each month when I work in the area. I work in area very Minh for at least one day and ..."…"

Reviewed on Apr 5, 2020

Super 8 by Wyndham New Castle
Red Roof Inn & Suites Newark - University
2 out of 5
1119 S College Avenue, Newark, DE
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The price is $84 per night
3.2/5 (995 reviews)

"The staff is very nice and the rooms are huge. It is a low rate hotel though so not the cleanest or fanciest, but you get what you pay for."…"

Reviewed on Apr 11, 2020

Red Roof Inn & Suites Newark - University
Days Inn by Wyndham Newark Wilmington
2 out of 5
900 Churchmans Rd, Newark, DE
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The price is $70 per night
3.1/5 (988 reviews)

"Checked in at side window. Room was clean. Checkout was super easy."…"

Reviewed on Aug 2, 2020

Days Inn by Wyndham Newark Wilmington
Rodeway Inn University
2 out of 5
1120 S College Ave, Newark, DE
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The price is $55 per night
2.7/5 (564 reviews)

"It is quiet. I.dont think. Its a bad plave havw seen. Alot bad reviews. But i uave not see nything bad so. Far. May be would like to see.somethung. just for fun and giggles. But. Ive been tjere and. Not that bad . for me."…"

Reviewed on May 16, 2020

Rodeway Inn University
Super 8 by Wyndham Newark DE
2 out of 5
268 E Main St, Newark, DE
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The price is $68 per night
2.5/5 (263 reviews)

"Good location, very close to the University of Delaware. The room door card readers were not functioning properly. Myself and other guests had difficulty with the door cards, as the doors wouldn't open unless you swiped very quickly."…"

Reviewed on Sep 28, 2019

Super 8 by Wyndham Newark DE
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Cheap Hotels in Wilmington

Wilmington has cheap accommodation options and a variety of places to visit, making it a great getaway spot for budget travelers. In addition to its well-known attractions like Fort Delaware State Park, this destination is home to Brown Park and Fort Christina Park, which you can enjoy while spending very little.

If you're looking for affordable places to stay in Wilmington, you can choose from the 21 budget accommodations in the area. These top-rated options offer reasonable prices and get good reviews from Expedia travelers in search of a bargain:

Ramada by Wyndham Newark/Wilmington - 3-star family-friendly hotel. You'll find free buffet breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its overall condition and convenient parking.

Courtyard by Marriott Wilmington Newark / Christiana Mall - Customers like this 3-star hotel for its helpful staff and clean rooms. It offers free WiFi, free parking, and an indoor pool.

Sheraton Suites Wilmington Downtown - At this 3.5-star hotel, you can take advantage of free WiFi, an indoor pool, and a restaurant. Reviews mention the comfortable beds and overall value.

Quality Inn - 2.5-star hotel. You'll find free buffet breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its clean rooms and helpful staff.

Sheraton Wilmington South Hotel - Customers like this hotel for its helpful staff and spacious rooms. It offers free WiFi, free parking, and an indoor pool.

Planning Your Trip to Wilmington

Still choosing trip dates? Learn more about the best months to go with these temperature and rainfall stats so you can maximize your time.

  • Hottest months: July, August, June, and September, with an average temperature of 85°F
  • Coldest months: January, February, December, and March, with an average temperature of 26°F
  • Rainiest months: July, September, May, and March, with an average rainfall of 4.19 inches
  • Driest months: February, January, November, and August, with an average rainfall of 3.01 inches

Sightseeing In and Around Wilmington

Wilmington attracts visitors with its major shopping area 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 Fort Delaware State Park and Longwood Gardens, and then look for sights and activities that cost little or nothing at all. If you're looking to enjoy the area's natural beauty, you can get outdoors at Brown Park, Fort Christina Park, or Christina Park.

Travelers also like Wilmington for its:
  • University life
  • Historical sites
  • Parks
  • Museums
  • Sports

Getting Around Wilmington

The most convenient airport is 18.6 mi (29.9 km) from the city center in Philadelphia, PA (PHL-Philadelphia Intl.). However, if that doesn't suit your budget, you can look into flights to Blue Bell, PA (BBX-Wings Field), which is 30.7 mi (49.4 km) away. To explore the surrounding area, ride one of the trains from Wilmington Station or Newark Station.

Frequently asked questions

What is Wilmington like for travelers on a budget?
Wilmington 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 Christiana Mall, this destination is home to Nemours Mansion and Gardens and Brandywine Creek State Park, which you can enjoy while spending very little.
What's the best accommodation for a budget-friendly stay in Wilmington?
Based on reviews, Baymont by Wyndham Newark at University of Delaware is a popular 2.5-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free buffet breakfast and free WiFi. Other options to stay on the cheap include Red Roof Inn & Suites Newark - University and Days Inn by Wyndham Wilmington/Newark.
How many budget hotels are there in Wilmington?
Choose a hotel that suits your wallet among Expedia’s 21 budget hotels in Wilmington.
What's the weather like in Wilmington?
The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 73°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 37°F. Average annual rainfall for Wilmington is 43 inches.
What is there to see and do in Wilmington?
Wilmington attracts visitors with its major shopping area and fantastic dining options, 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 Longwood Gardens and Christiana Mall, and choose other low-cost activities to fill your itinerary. Enjoy the local natural beauty at Nemours Mansion and Gardens and Brandywine Creek State Park, or check out the area’s cultural spots like Grand Opera House.
What's the best way to get around Wilmington?
The closest airport is Philadelphia Intl. Airport (PHL), situated 18.6 mi (29.9 km) away. If that doesn’t suit your budget, you can arrange flights in and out of Philadelphia, PA (PNE-Northeast Philadelphia), which is 36.4 mi (58.6 km) away. Wilmington might not have many public transportation choices so renting a car could be an economical alternative to see more of the area.

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