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The Gables Guest House
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4.6/5Wonderful! (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
Holiday Inn Express Lincoln City Centre
3 out of 5
Free cancellation
The price is £45 per night from 28 Jan to 29 Jan
4.4/5Wonderful! (843 reviews)

"This whole pandemic has certainly made life so different now.. Having to to buy a drink and only take food to your room i found difficult but understand that covid needs to be kept... So yes safety is paramount"…"

Reviewed on 6 Dec 2020

Holiday Inn Express Lincoln City Centre
Tennyson
4 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £65 per night from 20 Jan to 21 Jan
4.4/5Excellent! (360 reviews)
Great and unusual place

"Booked this place for a 1 night trip to Lincoln due to its high user ratings. I would certainly agree with them. The place has no onsite staff and access is via a key code. Not tried this style before. The room is clean and small double bed comfortable and room facilities are great with the usual ..."…"

Reviewed on 17 Aug 2020

Tennyson
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Queen In The West
The price is £65 per night from 10 Feb to 11 Feb
4.3/5Excellent! (315 reviews)

"I will definitely stay here again staff lovely and friendly and a great breakfast"…"

Reviewed on 7 Sep 2020

Queen In The West
White Hart Hotel
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4.3/5Excellent! (366 reviews)
Fab location and characterful hotel

"We had a lovely nights stay at the White Hart, the location is fabulous right in between the Cathedral and Castle and so convenient having private parking. Our room 104 was an Executive room; it was more of a mini suite which was beautiful and large. The staff were all very polite and helpful, especially ..."…"

Reviewed on 29 Sep 2020

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Branston Hall Hotel
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4.3/5Excellent! (318 reviews)
Grand but tired

"Lovely grand old building. We had the room overlooking the drive. It was small and quaint; they made good use of an odd space in that there was even a bath. The swimming pool was tired and in need of a facelift but fine for a few lengths before popping in the steam room."…"

Reviewed on 4 Mar 2020

Branston Hall Hotel
DoubleTree by Hilton Lincoln
4 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £56 per night from 20 Jan to 21 Jan
4.3/5Excellent! (976 reviews)
Didn't wow me!!

"Upon arriving we were kept waiting as our room wasn't ready, even though it was after 3pm. We were however given 2 free drink tokens for the bar whilst we waited. We booked the superior room as i thought we would treat ourselves to a little luxury. I was really disappointed. It certainly wasn't any ..."…"

Reviewed on 11 Oct 2020

DoubleTree by Hilton Lincoln
Holiday Inn Lincoln
4 out of 5
Free cancellation
The price is £47 per night from 22 Jan to 23 Jan
4.1/5Very Good! (579 reviews)

"The location was great (not the view) carpark. Lots of places to eat within 2min walking distance, lovely city.Room was comfortable and clean (except for the carpet this was very dirty) Breakfast was great and very well organised. Disappointed you had to pay extra for the carpark as it is owned by ..."…"

Reviewed on 28 Oct 2020

Holiday Inn Lincoln
Damon's Hotel
3 out of 5
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4/5Very Good! (148 reviews)
A little bump

"Stayed in the hot tub room and my entire stay was fabulous! Although the receptionist forgot an important detail she was still very sweet and the mistake didn’t affect my stay at all!"…"

Reviewed on 18 Sep 2020

Damon's Hotel
Windmill Farm by Greene King Inns
4/5Very Good! (183 reviews)

"The staff were friendly and helpful rooms were a bit shabby could do with an upgrade we had trouble connecting to wifi and only 5 channels on tv food and service in evening was very good getting called up to get carvery was good but spoilt it all in morning with breakfast queing people on top of ..."…"

Reviewed on 10 Sep 2020

Windmill Farm by Greene King Inns
ibis Lincoln
2 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £34 per night from 24 Jan to 25 Jan
3.9/5Very Good! (724 reviews)

"Basic but clean, warm, staff were helpful, food was good. Very good for the price"…"

Reviewed on 10 Oct 2020

ibis Lincoln
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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.

Frequently asked questions

What is Lincoln like for travellers on a budget?
Lincoln has cheap accommodation options and a variety of places to visit, making it a great choice for a budget-friendly getaway. In addition to its well-known attractions such as Lincoln Cathedral, this destination is home to Hartsholme Country Park, which you can enjoy while spending very little.
What's the best budget-friendly accommodation in Lincoln?
Based on reviews, ibis Lincoln is a popular 2-star hotel for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other options for your budget-friendly stay include Woodcocks, Lincoln by Marston’s Inns and Star & Garter Hotel.
How many budget hotels will I be able to find in Lincoln?
Choose a hotel that suits your wallet from Expedia’s 20 budget hotels in Lincoln.
When is the best time for a budget trip to Lincoln?
Weather will likely play an important role when you plan your trip to Lincoln, but bear in mind that cheaper options are usually available when the weather isn’t as good. The hottest months are usually July and August, with an average temperature of 15°C, while the coldest months are February and January, with an average of 5°C. Average annual precipitation for Lincoln is 588 inches.
What is there to see and do in Lincoln?
Lincoln attracts visitors with its stunning cathedral and bar scene, 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 Lincoln Cathedral and Lincoln Castle, and then look for sights and activities that cost little or nothing at all. If you’re eager to get outdoors, you can enjoy the natural setting at Hartsholme Country Park, Woodhall Country Park or Bainland Country Park.
How can I get to Lincoln and get around on a budget?
Looking at these ways to get around Lincoln is a smart way to keep your trip affordable. The most convenient airport is 43 mi (69.2 km) from the centre in East Midlands (EMA). If that doesn’t suit your budget, you can look into flights to Hull (HUY-Humberside), which is 25.7 mi (41.3 km) away. If you’d like to explore more of the area, hop on a train from Lincoln Station, LINCOLN ST MARKS (Station) or Hykeham Station.

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