There are plenty of things to do in Utah and one of those is visiting Salt Lake City. Salt Lake City is one of the most populous cities in the state. It boasts many attractions, natural wonders, and numerous things to do. Are you in need of a vacation but don’t want to blow half your vacation budget on Airbnb and hotels? Maybe you want to get away but would rather spend more on activities and food. Plus, when you’re a visiting a new city you spend most of your time outdoors, so why spend a lot on accommodations?
Don’t! Instead, check out these top places if you’re still wondering where to stay in Salt Lake City, Utah, for under 100 USD. Your wallet will thank you.
This unit is perfect for couples looking for a stay that’s both colorful and classy. Sitting in one of Utah’s most historic district five minutes from downtown Salt Lake City, this charming house on Windsor Street has the looks and all the amenities you’ll need for your stay, like a fully equipped and stocked kitchen, air conditioning, heating, laundry facilities, a flat-screen TV, and WiFi. This rental is within walking distance to the 9th district where restaurants, shops, and cafes are. If you love nature and the outdoors, Liberty Park, Gilgal Sculpture Garden, and Faultline Park are also nearby.
New Contemporary Historical Unit from, 5 Star HostSalt Lake City, Utah, United States
Top guest reviewsjeff is so nice the place is nice and clean 10/10very home-like and clean absolutely best stay in the slc areagreat location to lots of shopping and coffee shops very clean and well decorated and well stocked kitchengreat location clean nicely furnished comfortable space
Host:the owners were great and quick with responses to questionsvery private and the host was excellent with communicationRead more reviewsthis location was absolutely amazing so cute and in the perfect placeexcellent location quiet safe and nice neighborhoodlovely space and great location close to trolley squarecute and cozy space in a great location with highly responsive hosts
If you are on a trip to Salt Lake City with your family and all of you share the same taste when it comes to cool and quirky places to stay, you should definitely consider booking this newly built, open-plan 1600-square-foot (149-square-meter) townhouse. Located in a quiet, tree-lined street two blocks away from the historic Temple Square, you are guaranteed to have a peaceful temporary abode while still being surrounded by the best shops and restaurants in the area. The townhouse has three bedrooms that are all fitted with memory foam beds. It is also complete with a Roku TV with Netflix, a full kitchen, laundry facilities, and WiFi. The property’s balcony and the 25% discount on ski rentals are a total bonus!
NEW Build Downtown Townhouse GemSalt Lake City, Utah, United States
Top guest reviewsloved all the extra amenities in the kitchen and bathroomnetflix is included on the tv and there is a great guide book with local hikes and tipsvery clean and organized spaceawesome place; clean; stylish; comfortablethe place was very cleanbeautiful spaces all very clean and welcomingi recommend this place highly very clean and spacious
Host:the host is very friendlyour host was very responsive and helpfuldrew was super responsive during our stayso friendly and professionalkjrsten is an amazing host—went above and beyond for me & my guestsRead more reviewssuper cute spot in a really convenient place to hikes and downtowngreat location for events around the cityamazing place great location for slc travelerssuch a cute space easy access and perfect locationthis was a great location and cute house walking distance to the capital and downtown
This tiny renovated cottage started out life as part of the loading area for the first headphones produced in the Baldwin Radio Factory. If you love art and color then this ideal for you. When the factory closed, it became an art studio. This is reflected in the decor. The bathroom is separated by a curtain but is designed to be private. Four guests can enjoy a walk in the park next door, or take a 30-minute drive to the ski resorts. There’s no TV but Wifi is free. There’s laptop-friendly workspace as well. It’s a stylish little haven in a cool area of Salt Lake City.
THE ART COTTAGE at historic Baldwin Radio FactorySalt Lake City, Utah, United States
Top guest reviewsthis space is adorable it is a small yet cozy studio with great amenitiesin addition the cottage is within close proximity to a delicious cafe serving breakfast and lunchthis place is adorable- private nice homey touches gas fireplace makes it cozynice touches in decor and a turn table with vinyls from the 60'ssuper cute space both beds are in the same room and the bathroom is very open no privacy whatsoevereverything was clean and perfect for our needsthe place was sparking clean and super neatplace was sparkling clean and conor made the whole stay easythe space was sparkling clean and check-in was a breezeconor's place was really clean and exactly as described with a really nice asthetic
Host:fantastic host and roots cafe was a great little place for breakfastadorable one of a kind placesuch a beautifully decorated place also conor is very responsive and is always making sure the guests feel goodawesome cottage had everything we needed and the hosts where very accommodatingRead more reviewsthe location is central with easy freeway accessand the location was great with so many restaurants and shops near byaway from the hustle and bustle but close enough to enjoy the citywe loved this unique stylish space super close to downtownwalkable to a delicious breakfast cafe
Situated in downtown Salt Lake, this apartment may look simple, but it is equipped with all the facilities and amenities you need for a cozy stay. Featuring one bedroom and one bathroom, the apartment is ideal for no more than three people. You can also relax in your bed watching the TV until it is time to get some breakfast, which you can prepare in the fully equipped kitchen. For a more enjoyable stay, the apartment is stocked with coffee, tea, hot chocolate, and a few dishes.
Cozy & Curated Downtown Basement StudioSalt Lake City, Utah, United States
Top guest reviewswifi is super fast (i was able to make some work calls from here with no issues)exactly as described — my brother enjoyed the big tv in the bedroompros: •very very comfortable bed with the softest sheetsit has such a modern style and has everything you need to be comfortablei'm not sure how tall people would handle the tiny shower space but it fit us just finethe apartment was spotless and the bed was comfortablevery clean and nice place to staygreat situation clean and niceplace was very cleanthe place was clean inexpensive and cozy
Host:host was quick to reply and offer helpkent was very responsivekent was responsive and helpfulkent was also very responsive and helpful when we had questionsgreat host and great stayRead more reviewslocated in a great location with a comfortable bedamazing location and great rate for being right downtownconvenient location parking and a super cute spacefantastic location for downtown slcmany great restaurants and shopping were within walking distance
If you’re looking for a place to stay in Salt Lake City, you’ll surely love this beautiful and vibrant bungalow that is brightly decorated with a comfortable bedroom and a spacious dining and living room. With plenty of windows to let in the bright morning air, you are sure to have a great time relaxing and enjoying this bungalow. Make yourself a small breakfast and then take a short walk to Liberty Park, Trolley Square, Trax, and the SLC downtown library. And all for only 58 USD a night!
Artsy, charming, downtown bungalow
Price: from 58 USD
Number of Guests: 5
Perfect for couples, this charming and quaint historic apartment is located next to some beautiful gardens, fruit trees, and even a park! Stroll through the gardens or relax in the spacious and historic apartment. The apartment is part of the historic Bamberger Station, a historic center in North Salt Lake and it is conveniently located close to downtown Salt Lake City, bus lines, SLC airport and many romantic cafes and restaurants!
Historic Bamberger Station Apartment
Top guest reviewsthe bed is like a cloudso reasonable clean convenient to downtownthe apartment worked out great for us very clean and has everything you needthe place is always spotless thank youthe property is comfortable and cleanthe apartment was very clean and the kitchen was well-stocked with breakfast/snacks
Host:david is a wonderful vrbo owner & larry a gracious hostthe host is friendly and helpfulowners are very friendlythe owners are extremely helpful and quick to responddavid was very helpful in getting us to there in the first placeRead more reviewsit was a great location for usthere's a nice park across the streetother than that though it was great great locationwill definitely be reserving this place for any future visits to slcvery clean place and located close to everything
This gorgeous Victorian house is conveniently located right outside downtown Salt Lake City. Near the Utah State Capitol and Museum of Natural History, this home is amazing for a family getaway to Salt Lake City. Or perhaps even a historic and charming weekend retreat with lots of friends!
Historic downtown Victorian house by Wasatch Vacation Homes
Price: from 100 USD
Address: 753 East 900 South, 84105 Salt Lake City, UT (see map)
Number of Guests: 9
For only 34 USD a night, stay in this cozy basement apartment! The basement has been newly remodeled and includes a comfortable private bedroom with queen bed and full closet. It’s only an 8-minute drive to downtown Salt Lake City, but if you feel like taking it easy, grab one of the complimentary bicycles and ride around the city!
Full room in a lovely basement apartment
Price: from 34 USD
Number of Guests: 2
This vacation rental has all the amenities and comforts of home and then some. Apartments feature a full living room with a gas fireplace, as well as cable TV and a DVD player, a kitchenette, and laundry facilities. Movie rentals, massage services, and a guest lounge are all offered, and a hot tub is on site and bicycles are available for hire! And, just when you thought it couldn’t get any better, the Salt Lake Temple is a 5-minute walk away, and Clark Planetarium is just a 5-minute drive away.
The Kimball at Temple Square
Address: 150 North Main Street
Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas CCTV in common areas CCTV outside property Shared lounge/TV area Hot tub Free parking Laundry
Another Salt Lake City lodging, this Airbnb is a 1920s cottage in the Ivy District! Located just a few blocks from Emigration Market and the 15th and 15th shops, this accommodation is a convenient walking distance to the University of Utah, an area with lots of great shops, eateries, and a beautiful university.
1920s cottage in Ivy District
Price: from 55 USD
Number of Guests: 4
Address: Yalecrest, Salt Lake City, UT (see map)
Nestled in a peaceful neighborhood with tree-lined streets, close to downtown and other points of interest, including nightspots, shopping, and a ski resort, this Airbnb vacation rental is a fully furnished studio apartment. It comes with a queen, a sofa, and an airbed that can accommodate up to two guests. Apart from the beds, the apartment is also complete with a sitting area, a friendly workspace, a kitchenette, and a spacious private bathroom. Additionally, you’ll have here free Wi-Fi and free parking within the premise.
Charming 9th & 9th Guest SuiteSalt Lake City, Utah, United States
Top guest reviewscozy and quiet the bed's really comfortable and the amenities were thoughtfulor just chill and relax sandy's comfortable spacethe bed was very comfortable and the space was perfect for our 5 day staystudio is very nice and well equipped big comfy bed and nice comfy couch :) thank you sandyalso the bed was super comfyshe keeps it very clean and invitinggreat and very clean apartmentthe place is clean and comfortablevery nice clean place to staythe space is very clean and cozy
Host:sandy was an excellent hostsandy is a great hostsandy was a very gracious hostsandy is very helpful and quick with responsesshe was very accommodating and her hospitality was very much appreciatedRead more reviewsnice accommodations and central locationin a good locationand in a great neighborhood/locationclose to downtown but also felt like a safe neighborhoodwalking distance to fun 9th and 9th area
A unique place to stay in Utah, this cottage is a historic landmark from 1872! Located within walking distance of downtown SLC, this cottage is newly renovated, so it combines both the quaint charm of the old with the comfort of the new. You can easily walk to City Creek, the Salt Palace, Temple Square, and more of downtown Salt Lake City.
Beesley CottageSalt Lake City, Utah, United States
Top guest reviewsthe bathroom feels brand new and the mattress was quite comfortablethe amenities were perfect and the bed bedding and pillows were cozy and comfythe apartment is comfortable warm and still bright and airy even though it is smallthe bed was extremely comfortablethe cottage is absolutely adorable in a cute neighborhood and had everything we needed and more to be comfortableeverything was very cleanjust perfect +++ clean and a very confortable cottagethe space itself is clean and charmingthe place was super cleanthe rooms were very clean
Host:hosts were easy to connect with and directions were very clearmegan and shawn are very good hostsmegan and shawn were extremely accommodating and helpfulexcellent place megan & shawn are considerate hosts who take airbnb seriouslyperfect hosts and room easy peasyRead more reviewsperfect little place close to downtowneasy walk to temple squaregreat place super close to downtownperfect location for getting to temple square and nice placegreat location book it now
Located in the center of the downtown area, within walking distance to Temple Square, shopping options, and nightspots, this modern studio apartment offers one queen bed that can accommodate up to two guests, ideal for a solo traveler or a couple. The unit has an all-white wall that makes the place bright and with touches of warm tones everywhere, from the furniture to linens and decor. It also comes with ornamental plants and everything you’ll find at your own home, including a sitting area with a flat-screen television, a dining set-up, and a functional kitchen.
Top floor Presidential suit With perfect LocationSalt Lake City, Utah, United States
Top guest reviewsthe room had all the amenities and was extremely cleanwould definitely stay here again great amenities and very comfortable bedthe bed is amazingly comfortablewasher & dryer in the apt were super helpful when i got my outfit dirtyi heard no city noise; the apartment faces a beautiful courtyard and i never once heard another tenantvery clean and stylishit is sparkling clean and invitingthe apartment is very cleanit was a great stay clean and cozythis airbnb was super clean and very nicely decorated
Host:april is an amazing host with quick responseshospitality management was super helpful accomodating and communicativethe host and management were friendly and kind they made sure i got everything i needapril was a great host and was quick to answer any questionsthe host and property manager are very responsive and extremely helpfulRead more reviewsthe location is perfectthe location was great and easy to walk downtownnicely located so we could walk to everythingwe liked how close it was to many of the attractions of downtown slcthe location is great and within walking distance of all downtown salt lake restaurants
This Salt Lake City accommodation is perfect for a stay with friends! The newly renovated basement comes equipped with a kitchen and even a laundry machine (in case you’re making your way back from a weekend of hiking). Both adorable and close to restaurants, bars, and movie theaters, this accommodation is the perfect place to stay if you’re planning to have a mixture of nights in and out on the town!
Newly remodeled basement apt near heart of Sugarhouse
Top guest reviewsfor a basement apartment the layout and amenities were perfectwell equipped comfortable excellent internet and close to everythingthe property was clean well stocked and beautifully decoratedthe apartment was very clean and definitely met all our needsthe apartment was clean comfortable and a very reasonable rate for the staytop three things that i liked best: 1) clean 2) nicely decoratedit’s a beautiful clean apt in a great location
Host:easy to contact owner via text with quick responsecamille & tony were the perfect hostthe owner was very responsive to questions and the location was perfectcommunicating with the owner camille was so easy and so convenient simple texting worked wellowners have made the rental a beautiful basement gemRead more reviewsgreat location in a beautiful neighborhoodwe highly recommend this location for your staythe location at sugarhouse was awesome cute quiet neighborhoodnicely situated close to major highways so car travel is quick and easynice walkable neighborhood; close to freeway stores and parks
This gay little cottage is nestled in an urban forest-type garden. Within easy walking distance to coffee cafes and dining, it’s quiet and convenient. It’s only three blocks away from theaters and parks and a fifteen-minute drive from the airport. Guests love the comfy king-sized bed, the pebble floor, and stone shower. The unit that sleeps two guests in one bedroom is in a friendly area. Kids, coffee on the porch and people walking their dogs are not uncommon sights. Guest have access to the kitchen and the laundry in the main house. WiFi, TV, heating and basic essentials are supplied. Enjoy the hot tub on the premises.
Private Garden Cottage with Hottub & BicyclesSalt Lake City, Utah, United States
Now, which unique accommodation feels like the best fit for you?
With so many options and things to do in the lovely Salt Lake City, stressing about your vacation accommodations is the absolute last thing you want to be doing. And now you don’t have to! Whether you’re going for a weekend of skiing, relaxing after hiking through Utah’s many beautiful national parks, or visiting friends and family for a joyful reunion, this list has something for everyone. And all without breaking the bank. So spend the afternoon in a historic Victorian home, or a cozy newly remodeled bungalow and start exploring the wonderful and exciting Salt Lake City, Utah. So check out our list of where to stay in Salt Lake City, Utah, for a more convenient holiday ahead.
Frequently asked questions about where to stay in Salt Lake City, Utah
1. Which are the best places to stay in Salt Lake City for couples?
There are a lot of private rooms and apartments that are great for couples in Salt Lake City, no matter what your budget is. For options, you can check out these accommodations for rent: the historic apartment and the modern studio.
2. Which are the best Airbnbs with hot tubs in Salt Lake City?
3. Which are the most luxurious Airbnbs in Salt Lake City?
There are plenty of luxury Airbnbs in Salt Lake City that will make sure you have everything you need and more, like this top floor residential suite.
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