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Top Watford Cheap Hotels

Holiday Inn London - Watford Junction
4 out of 5
65-67 Clarendon Road, Watford, England
Free cancellation
The price is £58 per night from 2 Oct to 3 Oct
4.4/5Wonderful! (328 reviews)

"Really enjoyed our stay. Staff were excellent. Unfortunately our bedding smelt of stagnant water."…"

Reviewed on 30 Aug 2020

Holiday Inn London - Watford Junction
Jurys Inn London Watford
4 out of 5
31-35 Clarendon Road, Watford, England
Free cancellation
The price is £50 per night from 4 Oct to 5 Oct
4.3/5Excellent! (964 reviews)

"Room was spotless, kettle had been deep cleaned and the amount of sanitisation was really nice, also, they brought breakfast to our door. Really impressed, will definitely be comeing back."…"

Reviewed on 23 Aug 2020

Jurys Inn London Watford
Holiday Inn Express London-Watford Junction
3 out of 5
19 Bridle Path, Watford, England
Free cancellation
The price is £46 per night from 2 Oct to 3 Oct
4.2/5Excellent! (988 reviews)

"Staff were great and extremely helpful at check in. Great location and very clean."…"

Reviewed on 1 Sep 2020

Holiday Inn Express London-Watford Junction

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Hilton London Watford
4 out of 5
Elton Way, Watford, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £67 per night from 2 Oct to 3 Oct
3.7/5Good! (997 reviews)
Hilton Watford

"Good clean rooms. Excellent breakfast as usual. Glad to be back at this hotel."…"

Reviewed on 16 Mar 2020

Hilton London Watford
Mercure London Watford Hotel
4 out of 5
A41 Watford-by-pass, Watford, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £53 per night from 4 Oct to 5 Oct
3.2/5 (977 reviews)

"Not being able to eat in the Restaurant there as it was closed."…"

Reviewed on 25 Sep 2020

Mercure London Watford Hotel
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Cheap Hotels in Watford

Watford offers 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 Watford Market, Vicarage Road and Warner Bros. Studio Tour London.

When it comes to affordable places to stay in Watford, you'll find some budget hotels in the area. These options offer competitive rates and have earned good reviews from Expedia travellers in search of a bargain:

Holiday Inn Express London-Watford Junction - 3-star hotel. You'll find free buffet breakfast, free WiFi and a restaurant at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its clean rooms and overall value.

Jurys Inn London Watford - Customers like this 3.5-star eco-friendly hotel for its proximity to shops and good location. It offers free WiFi, a restaurant and a bar.

Mercure London Watford Hotel - At this hotel, you can take advantage of free WiFi, free parking and an indoor pool. Reviews mention the comfortable beds.

Hilton Watford hotel - Customers like this eco-friendly hotel for its helpful staff and overall value. It offers free WiFi, free parking and a restaurant.

Planning Your Trip to Watford

Haven't settled on travel dates? Use these temperature and rainfall averages to get an idea of the best months to visit so you can make the most of your time.

  • Hottest months: August, July, June and September, with an average temperature of 21°F
  • Coldest months: February, January, March and December, with an average temperature of 2°F
  • Rainiest months: November, September, December and August, with an average rainfall of 2 inches
  • Driest months: May, April, March and November, with an average rainfall of 1.25 inches

Sightseeing In and Around Watford

Watford attracts visitors with its bar scene and fantastic dining options, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions on your list, such as Wembley Stadium and Natural History Museum, and then make time for other wallet-friendly activities. Explore and snap photos of landmarks like Windsor Castle, or check out the area's cultural spots like Kew Palace and Hammersmith Apollo.

Watford is also notable for its:
  • Tours
  • Theatre
  • Coffee
  • Shopping
  • Golfing

Getting around Watford

The most convenient airport is in London (LHR-Heathrow), situated 13 mi (20.9 km) away from the city centre. If that doesn't suit your budget, you can arrange flights in and out of London (LTN-Luton), which is 15.4 mi (24.9 km) away. Head to Watford Station to catch the metro. If you want to journey outside of the city, hop aboard a train from Watford High Street Station, Watford Junction Station or Bushey Station.

Frequently asked questions

What is Watford like for travellers on a budget?
Watford has a variety of cheap accommodation options and places to visit, 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 such as Warner Bros. Studio Tour London, Watford Market and Vicarage Road.
What's the best budget-friendly hotel in Watford?
Based on reviews, ibis London Elstree Borehamwood is a popular 3-star hotel for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other good options to stay on the cheap include Holiday Inn Express London - Golders Green (A406) and OYO London Finchley.
How many inexpensive hotels are there in Watford?
Choose a hotel that suits your wallet from Expedia’s 32 budget hotels in Watford.
When is the best time for a budget trip to Watford?
Weather will likely play an important role when you plan your trip to Watford, but bear in mind that cheaper options are usually available when the weather isn’t as good. The hottest months are usually August and July, with an average temperature of 16°C, while the coldest months are January and February, with an average of 5°C. Average annual precipitation for Watford is 592 inches.
What is there to see and do in Watford?
Watford attracts visitors with its fantastic dining options 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 Warner Bros. Studio Tour London and SSE Arena, Wembley, and then look for sights and activities that cost little or nothing at all. Check out the local culture at Alexandra Palace and Royal Albert Hall, or visit other spots like Natural History Museum.
How can I get to Watford and get around on a budget?
Scoping out the transportation options in Watford can help keep you on budget. The nearest airport is London (LHR-Heathrow), situated 13 mi (20.9 km) away. However, if that doesn’t suit your budget, you can arrange flights in and out of London (LTN-Luton), which is 15.4 mi (24.9 km) away. Make your way to Watford Station to catch the metro. If you want to travel outside the city, take a train from Watford High Street Station, Watford Junction Station or Bushey Station.

More trip options

What's the best budget-friendly hotel in Watford?

Based on reviews, Holiday Inn London - Watford Junction is a popular hotel for our travellers who want a more economical choice, and features free WiFi and a restaurant. Other options for your budget-friendly stay include Hilton Watford and Jurys Inn London Watford.

What is staying in Watford like?

Travellers to Watford give high marks for the local tours, top-notch restaurants, and lively bar scene. Tourists who journey to this welcoming city can discover its shopping, coffeehouses, and spas. Around the area, top sights include Warner Bros. Studio Tour London, SSE Arena, Wembley, and Wembley Stadium. In Watford, there are 45 hotels and other accommodation to choose from.

What's the best place for a stay in Watford?

Holiday Inn London - Watford Junction is a favourite property for Expedia customers. This 4-star hotel offers a restaurant and free WiFi. Other favourite options based on traveller reviews include The Grove and Best Western White House Hotel.

One of the city's top neighbourhoods is Garston.

What is there to see in Watford?

The city is well liked for its places to shop, and Watford Market is a favourite for retail therapy. Warner Bros. Studio Tour London is another notable sight to explore.

What's the best hotel to stay near Watford Colosseum?

Adjacent to Watford Colosseum, Jurys Inn London Watford is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveller data, and this 4-star hotel offers a restaurant and free WiFi. Another good option is Best Western White House Hotel, located just 0.2 mi (0.3 km) away.