The Best Cheap Hotels to Book in Kissimmee

Book a room at the Comfort Suites Maingate East for a handy location close to the Magic Kingdom and Epcot
Book a room at the Comfort Suites Maingate East for a handy location close to the Magic Kingdom and Epcot | Courtesy of Comfort Suites Maingate East / Expedia
Siobhan Grogan

A family holiday dream come true, Kissimmee in central Florida offers year-round sunshine, access to the world’s most famous theme parks, and outdoor adventures in the nearby Everglades. More than 9 million tourists visit each year to take in alligators, rollercoasters, and airboat rides, plus unbeatable outlet malls, family-friendly restaurants, and the historic downtown area with its old-world main street. Get more for less by checking into one of these cheap hotels in Kissimmee – bookable with Culture Trip – and splash your cash on fun days out instead.

1. Magic Key Resort

Resort, Budget Hotel, Hotel

Exterior of Magic Key Resort featuring a Pepsi vending machine, a palm tree and a second-floor terrace
Courtesy of Magic Key Resort / Expedia

Arriving by plane? You’ll be checking in before you know it, as this hotel is just 21m (33km) from Orlando International Airport, while the shops of Kissimmee Value Outlet are within a short drive. There are rooms to suit all travelers, especially those traveling with a friend or family, as several come with either two singles or two double beds. All have tea and coffee equipment, microwaves, and fridges for easy snacks at the end of the day.

2. Quality Inn and Suites Heritage Park

Hotel, Chain Hotel, Budget Hotel

Inner courtyard with outdoor pool at Quality Inn & Suites Heritage Park
Courtesy of Quality Inn and Suites Heritage Park / Expedia

Fill up before a day at Walt Disney World or Universal Orlando Resort with a hearty free breakfast at this hotel on East Irlo Bronson Highway. The convenient location means it’s a breeze to visit downtown Orlando, the Atlantic Ocean beaches, or smaller attractions such as Gatorland and Silver Spurs Arena. Back at the hotel, you can cool off with a dip in the outdoor pool.

3. Motel 6 Orlando Kissimmee Main Gate East

Hotel, Motel, Budget Hotel

Inner courtyard with outdoor pool at Motel 6 Orlando-Kissimmee Main Gate East
Courtesy of Motel 6 Orlando Kissimmee Main Gate East / Expedia

Kids will love to stay at this motel off I-4, as it’s right across the street from the Old Town fun park with its live shows, family-friendly restaurants, and rides. Walt Disney World is less than 5mi (8km) away, and there’s a huge outdoor pool for stay-at-home fun. Choose a well-priced room with two double beds to get space for all the family; parents will be happy to discover kids stay absolutely free.

4. Seasons Florida Resort

Hotel, Resort, Budget Hotel

Cream-toned double bedroom at Seasons Florida Resort with a double bed and tiled floor
Courtesy of Seasons Florida Resort / Expedia

You can cut the costs of a Florida trip but still stay in a resort-style hotel at this property on the West Irlo Bronson Highway. There’s a large heated outdoor pool, complimentary breakfast, and even a free shuttle service to all the big theme parks. You’re not stuck in your room when you head back, either, as the hotel’s on-site dinner theater will keep everyone entertained.

5. Holiday Inn Express and Suites Orlando South Lake Buena Vista

Hotel, Chain Hotel, Budget Hotel

Comfortable bedroom at the Holiday Inn Express & Suites Orlando-South Lake Buena Vista featuring a double bed, an orange accent wall, an armchair and a writing desk
Courtesy of Holiday Inn Express and Suites Orlando South Lake Buena Vista / Expedia

Everything you need is on hand at this spacious property 10 minutes from Walt Disney World. Rooms are modern and comfortable and all have two queen beds, blackout shades, an ironing board, bathtub, mini-fridge, microwave, work desk, and Apple docking station. Complimentary coffee is available all day and a full breakfast is included. There’s also a tiki hut serving burgers and salads next to the outdoor pool, which has a slide and whirlpool.

6. Palazzo Lakeside

Boutique Hotel, Hotel

Double bedroom with a blue couch, a blue carpet, blue drapes and dark wood furniture at Palazzo Lakeside
Courtesy of Palazzo Lakeside / Expedia

Choose a room with a waterfront view to make the most of this hotel’s enviable position on Lake Cecile. There’s a lovely pool and a range of rooms to suit every need, including family rooms and king rooms with sofa beds. All have air conditioning, flat-screen TVs, fridges, and microwaves, and many have balconies, though be sure to specify when booking. Keen bargain hunters will also love the proximity to the Lake Buena Vista Factory Stores, less than 2mi (3km) away.

7. Comfort Suites Maingate East

Chain Hotel, Hotel

Outdoor pool at Comfort Suites Maingate East lined with lime-green sun loungers
Courtesy of Comfort Suites Maingate East

Maximize your time with Mickey by booking a room at this handy hotel, just 2mi (3km) from the Magic Kingdom and Epcot. Drop your bags and you’ll be riding rollercoasters in no time. If you do spend any time at the hotel, you’ll find an outdoor pool, hot tub, games room, poolside bar, and exercise room, while the Old Town district is a short walk away with its range of restaurants, entertainment, and shops.

8. SureStay Hotel by Best Western Clermont Theme Park West

Hotel, Chain Hotel, Budget Hotel

Two double beds in a simple, carpeted room at SureStay Hotel by Best Western Clermont Theme Park West
Courtesy of SureStay Hotel by Best Western Clermont Theme Park West / Expedia

If you’re traveling by car, you’ll be able to park right outside your room at this motel-style property where rooms are reached by external corridors. Parking is included and there’s also a 24-hour front desk and free breakfast to ensure your stay is hassle-free and there are no hidden extra costs. All rooms have fridges, microwaves, free wifi, and cable TV, and local calls are free.

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