The Best Cheap Hotels to Book in Auburn, Alabama

Stay in a stunning hotel like this one in Auburn for a cheap but great vacation
Stay in a stunning hotel like this one in Auburn for a cheap but great vacation | Courtesy of Holiday Inn Express and Suites Auburn /
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The thriving Alabama city of Auburn is home to a buzzing university district, a top college football team and the lovely creeks, waterfalls and walking trails of Chewacla State Park. Our choice of the best cheap hotels in Auburn promises a good-value yet comfortable place to stay in this great town – bookable on Culture Trip.

1. Tru by Hilton Auburn, for a comfortable work stay


A double room at the Tru by Hilton Auburn has modern, chic design, grey floors, blue and white walls and a small wardrobe
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From the vibrant yellow-and-blue façade to the contemporary guestrooms, this hotel brings you a colorful and welcoming place to stay in Auburn. Surf the internet or get some work done at the private work pods in the lobby – and the Eat and Sip Market remains open day and night, so refreshments are always at hand. Nearby, the beautiful waterfalls of Chewacla State Park are well worth exploring.

2. Holiday Inn Express and Suites Auburn, for great modern amenities


The lobby area at the Holiday Inn Express and Suites Auburn has classic hotel design, unique wall art and eclectic seating
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When it comes to cheap hotels in Auburn, you can’t do much better than this slick, professional property. A colonnaded porchway leads into a modern hotel with stylishly appointed guestrooms – featuring microwaves, fridges and coffee machines so you can keep yourself well fed. There’s also an outdoor pool where you can take a dip and a fitness center so you can keep on top of your workout.

3. Sleep Inn and Suites, for a home away from home


A family room at the Sleep Inn and Suites has floral bedding, wooden bed frames, a work desk and a TV
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A classic American budget hotel, Sleep Inn and Suites has everything you need for a good night’s sleep in Auburn. Rooms are homely and comfortable and feature comfy armchairs or sofas – and microwaves as well as fridges, so you can always whip up a hot meal. A business center allows you to keep on top of work, while the gym has everything you need to keep up with your workouts.

4. Stay Plus Extended Stay Suites, for central convenience

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With every room featuring a kitchen with a stove, full-size fridge, microwave and coffee maker, this hotel feels like a real home from home. Rooms have lovely dark wood floors and furnishings and the hotel’s laundry room will come in handy if you’re planning a longer stay. Combine all that with a top location – close to downtown and the university district – and this hotel is a great choice for a cheap hotel in Auburn.

5. Candlewood Suites Auburn, for football fanatics

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An ensuite double room at the Candlewood Suites Auburn has a work desk, an ergonomic chairs, a large double bed and a kitchenette
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If you’re looking to catch a football game during your time in Auburn, this hotel is a great choice – right next to the Jordan-Hare Stadium, home of the Auburn University Tigers. After a day at the game, the hotel features modern, cozy suites with seating areas and comfy leather sofas – along with full kitchens, stovetops and large fridges, so you can cook up a storm as you would do at home.

6. Avid Hotels Auburn, for a peaceful night’s sleep


The reception and lobby area at the Avid Hotels Auburn University Area has vibrant design, blue and red seating and a large reception desk
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Vibrant and colorful, this hotel is adorned with bright blue feature walls, offset with splashes of red in the table legs, cushions and armchairs. Rooms are set up to ensure a good night’s sleep, with blackout roller blinds and sound-reducing headboards among the technology – while downstairs in the breakfast room, a wide buffet selection of fresh and hot options helps you start the day off right.

7. Hampton Inn Auburn, for hikers and explorers


A double room at the Hampton Inn Auburn has simplistic design, patterned flooring, a flatscreen TV and a work desk
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The beloved Hampton Inn maintains its reputation for comfort, value and reliability at this cheap Auburn hotel – where modern art and monochrome photography adorn the contemporary, cozy guestrooms. Accessible rooms are also available if required. The hotel’s great attribute is its location within easy reach of downtown, the university district and the beautiful Chewacla State Park – home to hiking trails and waterfalls.

Looking for more hotel options in Alabama? Check out our pick of the best hotels in Alabama, bookable on Culture Trip. Heading to Dothan? Here’s our top pick of hotels there.

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