Berlin feature stories
Travel Gram talks one of her favorite aspects of the travel planning process.» read more
Berlin has enough attractions and funky corners to fill a month of urban exploration. But for those who want to get out of town, we've got some daytrip suggestions: from the forested island of Pfaueninsel to grand Potsdam to the Spreewald idyll of Lehde.» read more
Berlin is an unusually artist-friendly city, and as a result offers all sorts of pleasantly arty bits. Read about Berlin's distinctive and fabulous art hotels here. And while you're at it, check out some of EuroCheapo's affordable art hotel selections.» read more
We are unapologetically fond of German cafeteria food. "What's German cafeteria food?" you ask. Well, dear Cheapo, read on!» read more
What is one of the best things about traveling? The eating of course! And it's a great way to get a feel of the people and the culture of the place, all while stuffing our mouths with delicious fare. Read on as EuroCheapo resident grandmother Eileen Detelfsen talks eating and traveling, our two favorite things.» read more
Some of the best—and least costly—things you can bring home from a European vacation are freebies. Not only are they easy on the wallet, but their authenticity will wow the recipient.» read more
As lives and family structures change, travel can be a constant and an antidote. Travel Gram shares her stories.» read more
All hotel reviews
From our Berlin blog
Welcome to EuroCheapo's guide to cheap hotels in Berlin and throughout Europe. Our editors have hunted down, inspected and reviewed Berlin’s finest budget accommodations, most of which are under €75 a night.
As you click through and read our hotel reviews, remember that all of our "Editor's Picks" have three things in common: They must be clean, central and affordable. (And if they have a touch of Berlin's personality, even better!)
Find the perfect budget hotel
• Know your travel dates? Do a search in the box above to see rates and recommended hotels.
• Get acquainted with our favorite hotels by browsing through our hotel reviews.
• If you need help choosing the right neighborhood for your trip (are you East or West?), check out our neighborhood overview.
Our guide to Berlin on a budget
Welcome to EuroCheapo Berlin! Together we can afford to go anywhere.
Heading on a trip to Europe this year and deep in the planning stages? Now’s a great time to quickly review your itinerary and “trip strategy” to make sure that you’re not about to make any common ... read
Cheapos traveling throughout Europe delight upon arriving to Berlin—after weeks of spending mad cash on “cheap” eats, from $7.50 falafels in France to $10 hot dogs in Scandinavia, Berlin offers budget travelersR ... read
There are many corners of East Berlin that have undergone significant transitions since the GDR era. On this 4 km self-guided walk through Friedrichshain, you can sample some of this district’s finer and rougher ed ... read