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ibis Lincoln
2 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£32
per night
Feb 6 - Feb 7
3.9/5Very Good! (661 reviews)

"Great for access to where I needed to be, we’ve stayed before and will again"…"

Reviewed on 13 Jan 2020

ibis Lincoln
Damon's Hotel
3 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£55
per night
Jan 26 - Jan 27
4/5Very Good! (129 reviews)

"Our room was very nice in general. The only issue was the shower wasn’t great. Otherwise everything else was good"…"

Reviewed on 1 Jan 2020

Damon's Hotel
The Tennyson
4 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£60
per night
Jan 23 - Jan 24
4.4/5Excellent! (350 reviews)

"Very good location just outside the city centre lots of places to eat nearby, a clean good size room and ensuite bathroom, nice common sitting room and kitchen."…"

Reviewed on 1 Nov 2019

The Tennyson
DoubleTree by Hilton Lincoln
4 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£82
per night
Jan 31 - Feb 1
4.3/5Excellent! (875 reviews)

"Love the location of this hotel and it’s reasonably priced considering it’s a Hilton. Did have a dirty toilet when we arrived but that’s my only grouch!"…"

Reviewed on 2 Jan 2020

DoubleTree by Hilton Lincoln
Washingborough Hall Hotel
£106
per night
Jan 26 - Jan 27
4.5/5Wonderful! (98 reviews)

"Close location to Lincoln was great. Very quiet. Staff were helpful and friendly. Food was delicious."…"

Reviewed on 26 Aug 2019

Washingborough Hall Hotel
Windmill Farm by Greene King Inns
3 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£50
per night
Jan 26 - Jan 27
4/5Very Good! (163 reviews)

"Speedy service at reception pleasant greeting clean room"…"

Reviewed on 12 Dec 2019

Windmill Farm by Greene King Inns
Longdales House
4 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£60
per night
Jan 27 - Jan 28
4/5Very Good! (364 reviews)

"No hassle at check-in, great breakfast"........"............"…"

Reviewed on 7 Nov 2019

Longdales House
Holiday Inn Express Lincoln City Centre
3 out of 5
Free cancellation
£50
per night
Feb 2 - Feb 3
4.4/5Wonderful! (735 reviews)

"Enjoyed stay. Bed very comfty and rooms well cleaned. Wasn't keen on the bacon at breakfast as was over cooked. But staff helpful :) definitely be back :)"…"

Reviewed on 21 Jan 2020

Holiday Inn Express Lincoln City Centre
The Gables Guest House
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4.6/5Exceptional! (75 reviews)

"Excelent - fabulous facilities & excellent breakfast. The only negative was they finish serving breakfast at 8:45 even on a Sunday!! No lie in on tis lazy weekend"…"

Reviewed on 5 Jul 2017

The Gables Guest House
White Hart Hotel
3 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£77
per night
Jan 26 - Jan 27
4.3/5Excellent! (342 reviews)

"Was in a central location in the older part of the city. Loved it."…"

Reviewed on 16 Dec 2019

White Hart Hotel
Holiday Inn Lincoln
4 out of 5
Free cancellation
£65
per night
Feb 2 - Feb 3
4.2/5Very Good! (511 reviews)

"This was a lovely hotel in a great area surrounded by so many places to eat and deink plus a cinena too. Only problem with the roon is the shower wasnt too powerful and when we got to the hotel room there was a dental floss stick at the side of the bed on the shelf and something sticking out from ..."…"

Reviewed on 7 Jan 2020

Holiday Inn Lincoln
Queen In The West - Inn
2 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£65
per night
Jan 23 - Jan 24
4.4/5Excellent! (303 reviews)

"Nice old pub. A bit noisy in the evening, but to be expected. Great welcome by the staff."…"

Reviewed on 3 Jan 2020

Queen In The West - Inn
Branston Hall Hotel
3 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£60
per night
Jan 26 - Jan 27
4.3/5Excellent! (288 reviews)

"How the hotel was decorated and furnished, in keeping with the original building ."…"

Reviewed on 19 Jan 2020

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Cheap Hotels in Lincoln

Lincoln offers a variety of cheap accommodation options and things to do, making it a budget-friendly holiday choice. You can find ways to save money while getting to know this destination, which is home to attractions like Lincoln Cathedral, Lincoln Castle and Usher Gallery.

If you're hunting for affordable lodging choices in Lincoln, the 13 budget accommodation options in the area give you plenty to choose from. These options offer competitive rates and have positive reviews from Expedia travellers in search of a bargain:

Washingborough Hall Hotel - 3-star golf hotel. You'll find free WiFi, free parking and a restaurant at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its helpful staff and quiet guestrooms.

Longdales House - Customers like this bed & breakfast for its clean rooms and convenient parking. It offers free continental breakfast, free WiFi and free parking.

White Hart Hotel - At this 3-star hotel, you can take advantage of free WiFi, free parking and a restaurant. Reviews mention the proximity to shops and comfortable beds.

Queen In The West - Inn - 2-star inn. You'll find free full breakfast, free WiFi and a bar at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its clean rooms and overall value.

The Tennyson - Customers like this guesthouse for its overall condition and proximity to public transport. It offers free continental breakfast, free WiFi and free parking.

Planning Your Trip to Lincoln

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

  • Hottest months: August, July, June and September, with an average temperature of 20°F
  • Coldest months: February, January, March and December, with an average temperature of 2°F
  • Rainiest months: October, September, August and December, with an average rainfall of 2 inches
  • Driest months: May, April, March and July, with an average rainfall of 1 inches

Sightseeing In and Around Lincoln

Lincoln attracts visitors with its stunning cathedral and historic landmarks, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions on your list, such as Lincoln Cathedral and Lincoln Castle, and then make time for other wallet-friendly activities. Explore and snap photos of landmarks like Usher Gallery, or check out the area's cultural spots like Tattershall Castle and Battle of Britain Memorial Flight Visitor Centre.

Lincoln is also notable for its:
  • Bars
  • Cafes
  • University
  • Boating
  • Tours

Getting around Lincoln

The nearest airport is 25.7 mi (41.3 km) away from the city centre in Hull (HUY-Humberside). If that doesn't suit your budget, you can book a flight to Doncaster (DSA-Robin Hood), located 26.3 mi (42.3 km) away. If you'd like to explore more of the area, ride aboard a train from Lincoln Station, Lincoln St Marks Station or Hykeham Station.

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What's the best accommodation for a budget-friendly stay in Lincoln?

Based on reviews, Holiday Inn Express Lincoln City Centre is a popular 3-star hotel for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free buffet breakfast and free WiFi. Other choices to stay on the cheap include Damon's Hotel and DoubleTree by Hilton Lincoln.

What is staying in Lincoln like?

History buffs will enjoy exploring Lincoln, and visitors give high marks for the cathedral and lively bar scene. Welcoming and rural, this city also attracts tourists with its university setting. Top sights in the city include Lincoln Cathedral and Lincoln Castle. In Lincoln, there are 145 hotels and other accommodation to choose from.

What's the best place to stay in Lincoln?

Brant House - B&B is ranked highly by Expedia customers. This 5-star B&B offers free WiFi and free parking. Other favourite options based on reviews include The Duke William Hotel and The Tennyson.

What should I do while I'm visiting Lincoln?

Cultural venues in the city include Tattershall Castle, RAF Scampton Heritage Centre, and Battle of Britain Memorial Flight Visitor Centre. Its cathedral and historic sites are notable and landmarks include Lincoln Cathedral, Lincoln Castle, and Usher Gallery. University life is a highlight in the city and campuses to tour include University of Lincoln and Bishop Grosseteste University College Lincoln.

What's the best place to stay near Lincoln Cathedral?

Adjacent to Lincoln Cathedral, The Lincoln Hotel, Sure Hotel Collection by Best Western is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveller data, and this 4-star hotel offers 2 bars and a restaurant. Other good options within a short distance include DoubleTree by Hilton Lincoln and Holiday Inn Express Lincoln City Centre.