Whether the snow is falling or the sun is shining, Park City is the ideal mountain getaway. With two major ski mountains in the winter, endless trails in the summer, and a long list of local events, it’s a must-see town during every season. But you shouldn’t have to sell your grandma’s most prized possessions to be able to afford a hotel here. So, we’re going to let you in on a little local’s secret: here are the 10 best cheap hotels in Park City. These hotels offer all the essentials while still being spitting distance from the slopes, trails, and Park City’s Main Street. And most importantly, they’re cozy, comfortable, and not a stranger’s couch.
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Hyatt Place Park City
Park City Peaks
Shadow Ridge Resort
Zermatt Utah Resort & Spa
Best Western Landmark Inn
Holiday Inn Express & Suites
Hampton Inn & Suites
• Average Winter Price: $199 • Average Summer Price: $140 • Average Holiday Price: $424
This brand new hotel has all the comfort of a standard Hyatt Place with the added benefit of being close to Canyons Village at Park City Mountain Resort. Start your morning with a complimentary breakfast and end your evening with a dip in the heated outdoor pool and hot tub when you stay at this property. You can easily access all of Park City via the free shuttle, which picks up a two-minute walk from Hyatt Place.
#2- Newpark Resort
• Average Winter Price: $275 • Average Summer Price: $150 • Average Holiday Price: $300
Located in the heart of Kimball Junction and backing the Swaner Nature Preserve, this boutique environmentally-friendly hotel offers a luxurious stay at an affordable price, a ten-minute drive away from the resorts and downtown. Added amenities, such as gas fireplaces, heated bathroom floors, and private decks with hot tubs, are an extra welcomed flare with your stay.
#3- Park City Peaks
• Average Winter Price: $240 • Average Summer Price: $130 • Average Holiday Price: $640
Ideally situated in downtown, you can easily explore Main Street, the ski areas, and thousands of mountain biking trails directly out the door of this newly-renovated hotel. Return after a day of adventuring to the relaxing spa or the phenomenal indoor/outdoor pool. Plus, enjoy two on-site restaurants: Mercato Café for breakfast and Versante for lunch and dinner.
#4- Shadow Ridge
• Average Winter Price: $260 • Average Summer Price: $120 • Average Holiday Price: $520
Walk across the parking lot and hop on the lifts of Park City Mountain Resort from this perfectly located hotel. Though on the older side, this hotel has comfortable beds, a warm indoor hot tub, and a gear rental shop on-site, making it the ideal base camp for a Park City adventure.
• Average Winter Price: $150 • Average Summer Price: $100 • Average Holiday Price: $200
This magical getaway is something out of a fairytale. Inspired by the great lodges of Europe, it has everything you could ask for on-site, including multiple swimming pools, a bakery, a delicious restaurant, and a world-class spa. Plus, there are events on the property throughout the year, from phenomenal Thanksgiving dinners to a quaint Easter egg hunt. Located in Midway, it’s about twenty-five minutes outside of town, but the hotel has a free shuttle that will get you to the resort.
#6- Homestead Resort
• Average Winter Price: $140 • Average Summer Price: $140 • Average Holiday Price: $140
Set back in the country, this property is in a quiet location in the town of Midway. The main attraction is the Homestead Crater, which houses a hot spring. But, there is also a championship golf course, homemade fudge shop, and delicious country fried steak at the on-site restaurant. Drive twenty-five minutes to the slopes of either Deer Valley or Park City Mountain Resort.
• Average Winter Price: $200 • Average Summer Price: $100 • Average Holiday Price: $360
Steps away from the Tanger Outlets and just off the highway, this standard Best Western is surrounded by good shopping and good restaurants. Drive 15-minutes into town or just 7-minutes to Canyons Resort to explore the most popular Park City attractions. Then, relax in the large indoor pool and hot tub located within the hotel.
• Average Winter Price: $200 • Average Summer Price: $150 • Average Holiday Price: $350
With the trusted value and experience of the Holiday Inn brand, you know just what to expect when you stay at this hotel, located on the outskirts of Park City. Indulge in a free hot breakfast, known for its pancakes, jump into the indoor pool and hot tub, or walk to the nearby restaurants and shops surrounding the hotel. Downtown and Park City Mountain are a fifteen-minute drive from this hotel and accessible via the free bus.
• Average Winter Price: $210 • Average Summer Price: $130 • Average Holiday Price: $340
This hotel provides another reliable brand-name hotel experience in the heart of Kimball Junction. There is plenty to check out in the surrounding area, including several local restaurants, a few fast food places, the Tanger Outlets, and Jupiter Bowl, a glow-in-the-dark bowling alley. In addition, it’s directly off the highway leading to Salt Lake, making it easy to get to the airport or to the city’s most famous attractions.
• Average Winter Price: $260 • Average Summer Price: $110 • Average Holiday Price: $400
Conveniently located, these apartments turned condos are on the older side but, are consistently a cheap and well-located place to stay. It’s a no-frills hotel with limited amenities that will give you the basics for your vacation including an in-room kitchen and a bed that is just a few minutes from the base of Park City Mountain. We recommend this property for ski bums who really just need a place to sleep and we urge you to upgrade to a deluxe, which has enough room to store your gear.
**Average rates are based on the cheapest available room.
If you want more tips for planning an affordable Park City vacation, read our blog How To Plan an Affordable Park City Ski Vacation.