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Top Swindon Cheap Hotels

The Sun Inn
3.5 out of 5
Coate, Swindon, ENG
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £58 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (257 reviews)
Excellent

"We stayed in a lovely room at the Sun Inn, very clean and comfortable. We ate in the bar and breakfast was included, we could not fault either. We stayed here on our way to Twickenham and it is an ideal location, would definitely stay again."…"

Reviewed on 12 Mar 2020

The Sun Inn
Holiday Inn Express Swindon - West
3 out of 5
Frankland Road, Swindon, England
Free cancellation
The price is £46 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (998 reviews)
Good hotel. Convenient just off motorway.

"Good hotel convenient just off motorway. No noise room well sound proofed from motorway."…"

Reviewed on 3 Mar 2020

Holiday Inn Express Swindon - West
Jurys Inn Swindon
4 out of 5
Fleming Way, Swindon, England
The price is £41 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (712 reviews)

"Clean, comfortable room with very pleasant staff. Good breakfast selection which was frequently refreshed."…"

Reviewed on 1 Mar 2020

Jurys Inn Swindon
Thistle Express Swindon
3 out of 5
Fleming Way, Swindon, England
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The price is £47 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (435 reviews)
Good budget option

"Pleasantly surprised with this hotel. Wasn't expecting much because it was a budget offering but the room was well equipped (e.g. you could screencast from mobile device to the TV). Included breakfast was welcome too; I just expected a basic continental buffet but there was hot food included too. ..."…"

Reviewed on 9 Mar 2020

Thistle Express Swindon
Stanton House Hotel
3 out of 5
The Avenue, Stanton Fitzwarren, Blunsdon, Swindon, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £100 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (285 reviews)

"Fantastic value"…"

Reviewed on 23 Feb 2020

Stanton House Hotel
DoubleTree by Hilton Swindon
4 out of 5
Great Western Way Lydiard Fields, Swindon, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £53 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (779 reviews)

"In difficult circumstances the staff remained professional and friendly"…"

Reviewed on 23 Mar 2020

DoubleTree by Hilton Swindon
Village Hotel Swindon
4 out of 5
Shaw Ridge Leisure Park, Whitehall Way, Swindon, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £77 per night
4/5Very Good! (994 reviews)

"Clean and tidy room. Staff friendly and helpful. Room slightly damaged in places but not too bad. Really quiet and good nights sleep"…"

Reviewed on 8 Mar 2020

Village Hotel Swindon
Alexandra House
4 out of 5
Whittingham Drive, Wroughton, Swindon, England
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4/5Very Good! (549 reviews)
Review

"Room was a good size the hotel staff were lovely and accommodating. The mattress wasn’t that great and in the morning the other guests down the corridors were very loud which isn’t the hotels fault. The facilities were excellent and I’ll probably be staying there again."…"

Reviewed on 5 Mar 2020

Alexandra House
Campanile Swindon
3 out of 5
Great Western Way Delta Busine, Swindon, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £45 per night
3.9/5Good! (818 reviews)

"Decor in room needs freshing up"…"

Reviewed on 23 Mar 2020

Campanile Swindon
The Crown Inn
3 out of 5
73 Ermin Street, Stratton St Margaret, Swindon, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £78 per night
3.9/5Good! (322 reviews)
No frills value for money

"Been there several times, value for money accomodation with very decent pub grub and breakfast. No frills rooms, decent size and beds. Some people get put off by room on the ground floor which are next to the pub's entrance."…"

Reviewed on 26 Feb 2020

The Crown Inn
Holiday Inn Express Swindon City Centre
3 out of 5
Bridge Street, Swindon, England
Free cancellation
The price is £47 per night
3.8/5Good! (473 reviews)

"The room i was in was very nice, The staff at reception were very welcoming and helpful making our stay comfortable and easy."…"

Reviewed on 9 Mar 2020

Holiday Inn Express Swindon City Centre
The Great Western Hotel
3 out of 5
73 Station Road, Swindon, England
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3.7/5Good! (235 reviews)

"I liked the welcoming as soon as you arrive and the easy access to the local facilities"…"

Reviewed on 1 Mar 2020

The Great Western Hotel
Lydiard House Conference Centre
3 out of 5
Lydiard Tregoze Off Hay Lane,, Swindon, ENG
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3.6/5Good! (7 reviews)
Nice,clean hotel

"We enjoyed our short break , we were staying here to be close to pgl and friends and it served the purpose well"…"

Reviewed on 20 Jul 2014

Lydiard House Conference Centre
The Saracens Head Hotel
2 out of 5
Market Place, Swindon, ENG
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £50 per night
3.5/5Good! (157 reviews)

"Quiet warm and comfortable good value"…"

Reviewed on 25 Nov 2019

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Cheap Hotels in Swindon

Swindon has cheap accommodation options and a range of things to see and do, making it a great getaway spot for budget travellers. You can find ways to save money while getting to know this destination, which is home to attractions like Museum of the Great Western Railway, Swindon Designer Outlet and Coate Water Country Park.

If you're searching for low-cost places to stay in Swindon, you can book your choice of the 16 budget accommodation options in the area. These top-rated options offer reasonable prices and have positive reviews from Expedia travellers in search of a bargain:

Campanile Swindon - Customers like this 3-star hotel for its helpful staff and overall value. It offers free parking, a restaurant and a bar.

The Sun Inn - At this 3.5-star inn, you can take advantage of free WiFi, free parking and a restaurant. Reviews mention the overall value and clean rooms.

Thistle Express Swindon - Customers like this 3-star hotel for its central location and comfortable rooms. It offers free buffet breakfast, free WiFi and a bar.

Planning Your Trip to Swindon

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

  • Hottest months: July, August, June and September, with an average temperature of 21°F
  • Coldest months: January, February, December and March, with an average temperature of 1°F
  • Rainiest months: February, October, November and December, with an average rainfall of 3 inches
  • Driest months: July, August, March and May, with an average rainfall of 2 inches

Sightseeing In and Around Swindon

Swindon attracts visitors with its major shopping area and bar scene, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions on your list, and then fill your itinerary with sights that cost little or nothing at all. Check out the area's cultural spots like Museum of the Great Western Railway and Swindon and Cricklade Railway, or hunt for bargains with some shopping at Swindon Designer Outlet.

Travellers also like Swindon for its:
  • Horse riding
  • Historical sites
  • Museums
  • Festivals

Getting around Swindon

The closest airport is in Oxford (OXF), 27.6 mi (44.5 km) away from the city centre. However, if that doesn't suit your budget, the next closest is 41.4 mi (66.6 km) away in Bristol (BRS-Bristol Intl.). If you want to venture outside of the area, hop aboard a train at Swindon Station.

Frequently asked questions

What is Swindon like for travellers on a budget?
Swindon has cheap accommodation options and a variety of places to visit, making it a budget-friendly holiday choice. In addition to its well-known attractions such as Swindon Designer Outlet, this destination is home to Coate Water Country Park and Lydiard Park, which you can enjoy while spending very little.
What's the best place to stay on a budget in Swindon?
Based on reviews, Holiday Inn Express Swindon - West is a popular 3-star hotel for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free buffet breakfast and free WiFi. Other good options for your budget-friendly stay include The Saracens Head Hotel and Stanton House Hotel.
What's the seasonal weather like in Swindon?
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 Swindon is 853 mm.
What is there to see and do in Swindon?
Swindon draws tourists with its bar scene and horse riding, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions on your list, such as Swindon Designer Outlet and Cotswold Wildlife Park, and then make time for other wallet-friendly activities. Enjoy the outdoors at Coate Water Country Park and Lydiard Park, or check out the area’s cultural spots like Swindon and Cricklade Railway.
What's the best way to get around Swindon?
The closest airport is 41.4 mi (66.6 km) away from the city centre in Bristol (BRS-Bristol Intl.). However, if that doesn’t suit your budget, you can book a flight to Oxford (OXF), located 27.6 mi (44.5 km) away. If you want to explore the larger area, hop aboard a train at Swindon Station.

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