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Top Stratford-upon-Avon Cheap Hotels

The Arden Hotel
4 out of 5
44 Waterside, Stratford-upon-Avon, England
The price is £102 per night
4.6/5Wonderful! (559 reviews)

"Very nice hotel, great service and lovely breakfast."…"

Reviewed on 26 Jul 2020

The Arden Hotel
The DoubleTree by Hilton Stratford-upon-Avon
4 out of 5
Arden Street, Stratford-upon-Avon, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £74 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (994 reviews)

"Great location, easy parking, very friendly staff. Loved the warm cookies given to us on arrival. Room was very comfortable."…"

Reviewed on 11 Mar 2020

The DoubleTree by Hilton Stratford-upon-Avon
Crowne Plaza Stratford Upon Avon
4 out of 5
Bridgefoot, Stratford-upon-Avon, England
Free cancellation
The price is £67 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (988 reviews)

"Although there were restrictions due to COVID 19 I found the staff friendly and helpful, some of the restrictions changed from the letter we were given on arrival for the better and the customer service was very good apart from the female receptionist who could not find our reservation. Only other ..."…"

Reviewed on 18 Jul 2020

Crowne Plaza Stratford Upon Avon
The Swans Nest Hotel
4 out of 5
Bridgefoot, Stratford-upon-Avon, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £61 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (728 reviews)

"Nice hotel, with friendly staff and a great location next to the river in Stratford. Breakfast was ok if you like Eggs Benedict without cutlery, hollandaise sauce and served cold. Tea was nice. I'm sure this was a one off, I'd definitely stay there again."…"

Reviewed on 25 Jul 2020

The Swans Nest Hotel
Mercure Stratford-upon-Avon Shakespeare Hotel
4 out of 5
Chapel Street, Stratford-upon-Avon, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £52 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (866 reviews)

"Excellent service, very efficient ,and friendly, very very clean room and public areas,thank you to all staff"…"

Reviewed on 31 Jul 2020

Mercure Stratford-upon-Avon Shakespeare Hotel
Macdonald Alveston Manor Hotel
4 out of 5
Clopton Bridge, Stratford-upon-Avon, England
The price is £88 per night
3.9/5Good! (728 reviews)

"Welcoming staff and a clean hotel. Parking cost is now £7. Breakfast arrives in a box. Good taste though. If nice weather collect breakfast from restaurant and eat outside on patio tables. A real sun trap and much better than eating in your room. Shame the pool was still closed on our visit due to ..."…"

Reviewed on 15 Jul 2020

Macdonald Alveston Manor Hotel
Ettington Chase
4 out of 5
Banbury Road, Ettington, Stratford-upon-Avon, England
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3.8/5Good! (672 reviews)
Great hotel. Would stay again

"Great staff. Lovely hotel. Sauna and changing rooms needed a bit of a clean"…"

Reviewed on 12 Mar 2020

Ettington Chase
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Cheap Hotels in Stratford-upon-Avon

Stratford-upon-Avon has a variety of cheap accommodation options and places to visit, making it a great choice for a budget-friendly getaway. You can find ways to save money while getting to know this destination, which is home to attractions like Shakespeare Monument, Royal Shakespeare Theatre and Swan Theatre.

When it comes to discount lodging choices in Stratford-upon-Avon, you can find hotels that won't break the bank. These top-rated options offer reasonable prices and get good reviews from bargain-minded travellers:

The Stratford - Customers like this romantic hotel for its good location and proximity to public transport. It offers free full breakfast, free WiFi and a restaurant.

Best Western Grosvenor Hotel - At this 3-star eco-friendly hotel, you can take advantage of free WiFi, a restaurant and a bar. Reviews mention the central location and overall value.

The Arden Hotel - Customers like this hotel for its central location and overall condition. It offers free WiFi, free parking and a restaurant.

Planning Your Trip to Stratford-upon-Avon

Haven't decided on travel dates? Learn more about the best months to go with these temperature and rainfall stats so you can plan around good weather.

  • Hottest months: July, August, June and September, with an average temperature of 19°F
  • Coldest months: February, March, January and December, with an average temperature of 2°F
  • Rainiest months: January, November, October and July, with an average rainfall of 74.25 inches
  • Driest months: June, March, April and February, with an average rainfall of 50.75 inches

Sightseeing In and Around Stratford-upon-Avon

Stratford-upon-Avon attracts visitors with its theatre scene and historic landmarks, 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 Warwick Castle and Shakespeare Monument, and choose other low-cost activities to fill your itinerary. Explore and snap photos of landmarks like Anne Hathaway's Cottage, or check out the area's cultural spots like Royal Shakespeare Theatre and Swan Theatre.

Travellers also like Stratford-upon-Avon for its:
  • Entertainment
  • Museums
  • Tours
  • Shopping
  • Opera

Getting around Stratford-upon-Avon

The closest airport is in Coventry (CVT), situated 15.1 mi (24.3 km) away from the city centre. However, if that doesn't suit your budget, you can arrange flights in and out of Birmingham (BHX), which is 18 mi (29 km) away. If you want to see more of the area, hop aboard a train from Stratford-Upon-Avon Station, Stratford-upon-Avon Parkway Station or Wilmcote Station.

Frequently asked questions

What is Stratford-upon-Avon like for travellers on a budget?
Stratford-upon-Avon has cheap accommodation options and a variety of places to visit, making it a great getaway spot for budget travellers. In addition to its well-known attractions such as Royal Shakespeare Theatre, this destination is home to Birthplace Museum and New Place, which you can enjoy while spending very little.
What's the best accommodation for a budget-friendly stay in Stratford-upon-Avon?
Based on reviews, The Swans Nest Hotel is a popular hotel for our travellers who want a more economical choice, and features free WiFi and 2 restaurants. Other choices to stay on the cheap include Crowne Plaza Stratford Upon Avon and The Arden Hotel.
What's the seasonal weather in Stratford-upon-Avon?
The hottest months are usually July and August, with an average temperature of 15°C, while the coldest months are January and February, with an average of 4°C. Average annual rainfall for Stratford-upon-Avon is 759 mm.
What is there to see and do in Stratford-upon-Avon?
Stratford-upon-Avon attracts visitors with its theatre scene 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 Warwick Castle and Resorts World Birmingham, and then make time for other wallet-friendly activities. Check out the area’s cultural spots like Royal Shakespeare Theatre and Swan Theatre, or get outdoors at Birthplace Museum.
What's the best way to get around Stratford-upon-Avon?
The most convenient airport is 18 mi (29 km) from the centre in Birmingham (BHX). However, if that doesn’t suit your budget, you can look into flights to Coventry (CVT), which is 15.1 mi (24.3 km) away. If you want to travel outside the city, take a train from Stratford-Upon-Avon Station, Stratford-upon-Avon Parkway Station or Wilmcote Station.

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What's the best budget-friendly accommodation in Stratford-upon-Avon?

Based on reviews, The Swans Nest Hotel is a popular hotel for our travellers who want a more economical choice, and features free WiFi and 2 restaurants. Other good options for your budget-friendly stay include The Arden Hotel and Mercure Stratford-upon-Avon Shakespeare Hotel.

How is it staying in Stratford-upon-Avon?

History buffs will enjoy exploring Stratford-upon-Avon, and visitors give high marks for the popular theatre scene, entertainment choices, and shopping. Welcoming and walkable, this city also attracts tourists with its local tours. Top sights in the city include Shakespeare Monument, Royal Shakespeare Theatre, and Swan Theatre. In Stratford-upon-Avon, there are 121 hotels and other accommodation to choose from.

Where is the best place for a stay in Stratford-upon-Avon?

No. 82 B&B is a favourite with Expedia customers. This 4-star B&B offers free WiFi and free parking. It is located a short 11-minute walk from Anne Hathaway's Cottage. Other top choices based on traveller reviews include Shakespeare's View Bed & Breakfast and Stratford Limes Hotel.

City Centre is a walkable neighbourhood known for its popular theatre scene and interesting historical sites.

Where is the best hotel for a stay in City Centre?

With 33 lodging options to choose from in this neighbourhood, you're sure to find what you're looking for as you plan your trip. Based on Expedia customer reviews, Pen & Parchment Inn by Greene King Inns is the highest ranked property in City Centre. This 3-star inn offers a restaurant and free WiFi. It's located steps from Shakespeare Monument. Other top choices in the neighbourhood include The Arden Hotel and Hotel Du Vin Stratford Upon Avon.

What are the top places to visit in Stratford-upon-Avon?

The city is well known for its theatres and opera, and cultural venues include Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Swan Theatre, and Birthplace Museum. The city is notable for its historic sites and landmarks like Shakespeare Monument, Anne Hathaway's Cottage, and New Place. Taking local tours is a top activity, and Stratford Racecourse is one place to visit.

Where is the best hotel to stay close to Stratford Racecourse?

Adjacent to Stratford Racecourse, White Sails is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveller data, and this 5-star guesthouse offers free breakfast and free WiFi. Another good option is Moss Cottage, located just 0.3 mi (0.6 km) away.