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Since 2001, EuroCheapo has been dedicated to tracking down and recommending the best budget hotels in Europe's most popular cities.

Our editors hunt down and inspect hotels that are affordable, centrally located, and impeccably run. If they have an extra dash of personality, all the better. Read more about our story.

In our blog, we publish articles daily about ways to experience more for less while on the road, with budget tips for dining, shopping and sightseeing. See recent posts.

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So, you’re planning to use your American smartphone during your upcoming trip to Europe. Great. But how can you ensure that you’re not going to accidentally blow through all of your data a … read | comments (52)

Transportation around Venice can be very expensive—and I’m not even talking about using water taxis, which have a pricing system (yikes!) of their own. I am talking about “public transp … read | comments (60)

Spanish food and wine is en vogue all over North America at the moment. And with good reason! The nosh in Spain is as diverse as the many unique territories that make up the country, from tapas in the … read | comments (1)

For Americans, Europe looks set to be particularly budget-friendly this year. This is all well and good, as summer season is just around the corner. But favorable exchange rates only go so far; for mo … read | comments (2)

We’re already officially a few weeks in, but only now does it truly feel like spring in Paris. The Parisians are back from their Easter vacations and settling into their new routines, delighted by l … read

Today's hotel picks

Editor's Pick
Hotel Flor Rivoli, Paris

EuroCheapo Review: It’s hard to find a hotel more central than the Hotel Flor Rivoli, a simple two-star sleeper located steps from the Châtelet Metro stop. Given the location, doubles for €110 is a great deal.... read review

7.3 Guest Rating

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Dlouha Pension and Hostel, Prague

EuroCheapo Review: If trendy clubs and restaurants are your scene, sleep at the Dlouhá Pension & Hostel. Dlouhá Street boasts plenty of hotspots that youthful, party-minded travelers will enjoy.... read review

7.9 Guest Rating

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Hotel Transit, Berlin

EuroCheapo Review: Offering a central location and cheap no-frills dorms and privates, the Hotel Transit is popular with school groups and independent travelers in search of a fun party atmosphere.... read review

7.8 Guest Rating

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Hotel Plaza Mayor, Madrid

EuroCheapo Review: The Hotel Plaza Mayor is worth the few extra euros for its bonus services, accountability, and warm welcome.... read review

8.0 Guest Rating

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