Comfort And Affordability. We’ve sourced out the best budget hotels in Lincoln, UK that’ll let you enjoy the scenic town without worrying about your accommodations!
Starting from the historical city gates, including the Newport Arch on Bailgate from the Roman settlement, the beautiful old city of Lincoln is a cobbled medieval street surrounding the famous English gothic Lincoln Cathedral and Lincoln Castle. You can stroll the city, which is lined with Tudor townhouses, ancient pubs and quirky independent stores.
Now we all know that nothing is cheap when it comes to England accommodation. And sometimes hostels can be too crowded with less private. Rest your mind because you are still able to enjoy this capital city of Lincolnshire. We have sorted out the 10 best budget hotels in Lincoln that meet your needs.
The Creston Villa Guest House, a 5-Star Visit England Gold Award winner, offers spacious rooms with adequate storage, and it is very accessible to the main attractions in Lincoln by walking or by bus. It’s mostly famous for the friendliness of Anna & Iain as the hosts. They will ensure that you enjoy your stay, like being in a home away from home. You can help yourself to tea, coffee, juices, and cake bars anytime throughout the day.
With only 2 guest rooms, B&B Yarborough will make you feel like you’re staying in a private accommodation. Located near West Common Park, B&B Yarborough is only walking distance to the Lincoln cathedral and city centre. You will feel homey with a shared kitchen and a shared lounge. Feel free to wander around the kitchen anytime and make yourself a coffee.
Address: 3 Yarborough Terrace, Lincoln, LN1 1HN, United Kingdom (see map)
Price: from 71 USD
A traditional bed and breakfast accommodation, The Poplars has a quirky touch yet with modern taste. The Poplars is only 4 minutes’ walk to Lincoln Cathedral and The University of Lincoln. Some rooms have amazing views over Lincoln. The good news is there is a short cut to the city centre, although it’s not recommended during winter.
Start your day by having breakfast with a stunning view over Lincoln from the breakfast room. What a perfect view to start the day!
Sitting beside the Roman Fossedyke canal, The Pyewipe is actually a pub with bedrooms. The 21-room lodge is fully equipped with pleasant views out the windows.
The Pyewipe also serves tasty food from its bar and restaurant menus. There is a terrace beside the canal where you can enjoy your drinks and meals all day with views of the cathedral and the castle.
It’s the best place for those who are looking for accommodation in a calm area. A terrace house in uphill Lincoln offers a double bed room with free use of the shared kitchen and summer room.
It is only a 10 -15 minute’s easy walk to the cathedral and castle, and walking distance to other places such as restaurants and pubs too. Meredith, the host, is such an attentive person and she will always be ready to help you with all your questions and tips about Lincoln.
Roomy double in heart of Lincoln
Price: from 31 USD
Number of Guests: 2
Located in North Hykeham, The Loudor is only 4.8 km (2.6 mi) from Lincoln city centre. It sits right opposite of The Forum shopping centre, where you can find some places to eat. Breakfast is freshly cooked to order and there is also continental breakfast for you to choose from. And they serve vegan and vegetarian meals too!
Located close to Lincoln city centre, South Park Guest House is very easy to reach since it’s also not far from the Lincoln Rail Station. There are many places to eat nearby the property.
A hearty full English breakfast is freshly served and there are complimentary fruit and chocolate baskets at breakfast too. You can reach Lincoln castle within a nice walk up to a steep hill.
Located only within 10 – 15 minute’s walk from Lincoln castle and cathedral, Mayfield Guest House offers a pleasant stay with the hospitality of the owner. You can also find many good restaurants and pubs within walking distance.
Mayfield Guest House is a Victorian house with friendliness. They will ensure that you experience the best stay at their guesthouse with homey ambience and delicious breakfast. You can also request for a vegetarian breakfast too!
Mayfield Guest House
Address: 213 Yarborough Road
The Gables Guest House is a 5-time Gold award-winning accommodation from Visit England and also an environmentally friendly guest house. The entire property uses solar powered energy to maintain an environmentally friendly home.
The property is only 10 minutes’ drive from Lincoln city centre. You can also reach the city centre with public transportation, which very easy to navigate from The Gables. Breakfast is freshly cooked. The full English breakfast with Lincolnshire sausage and the Eggs Benedict are some of the breakfast options that you don’t want to miss here.
The Gables Guest House
Address: 546 Newark Road
This accommodation comes with a bright private double room upstairs with ensuite bathroom. The kitchen is free to use where porridge or cereals are provided for your light breakfast.
The bus stop into town is right on the street where there are buses every ten minutes. There is a private driveway where you can park your car during your stay if you come with a vehicle.
Double ensuite with parking and bus routeLincoln, England, United KingdomSuperhost
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Host:lovely bed lovely hostslovely home with a friendly host will happily return hereisobel is a fantastic hostvery welcoming hoststhey were very friendly and welcomingRead more reviewsgreat location and lovely roomthe location is great as you are on the bus route to lincolnfab location and amazing value for moneyexcellent host & location for overnight stay near husband’s work placea wonderful place/house to be
Exploring Lincoln on a budget
With a limited budget, you are still able to explore Lincoln, the ancient yet quirky old town of Lincolnshire, and gain more than just a place to stay.
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