Get a lot for your money with Fodor’s best budget hotels of 2013
Casa Lecanda (Photo: Eduardo Cervantes)
You don't have to spend a fortune for an incredible hotel stay, as the affordable picks in the Fodor's 100 Hotel Awards clearly attest. These hotels are true gems, offering luxury amenities at manageable prices (under $285 per night, for a double room). From an island inn that serves homemade breakfasts to a boutique hotel that doubles as an art museum, travelers will get more for their money at these properties, along with an unforgettable hospitality experience. Here’s a selection of hotels on the list, along with how much you can expect to pay (prices are subject to change).
Where: Mérida, Mexico
Prices: Starting at $200
It’s easy to get swept up in Casa Lecanda’s romantic atmosphere. The hotel’s ruby walls, long-stemmed roses and wrought-iron chandeliers take guests back to a different era and create a luxurious, romantic atmosphere. Relax in hammocks by the swimming pool, or enjoy a drink at the hotel's Wine & Tequila Bar.
(Photo: Craig Macaluso)
Prices: starting at $179
The recently renovated Hotel Maison de Ville takes guests back in time. The property comprises historic townhouses and “bachelor quarters,” and the main building dates back to the 1780s. Guest rooms include tapestry-covered chairs and antiques that add to the hotel’s old-world ambiance.
(Photo: Courtesy of Das Stue)
Prices: starting at €153