Salt Lake City

May 27, 2019 - May 28, 2019

2 guests - 1 room

Salt Lake City is a beautiful city with its unique landscape features many inexpensive museums, parks, and famed 19th-century architecture. The Natural History Museum is known for its dinosaur skeletons. The Utah Museum of Fine Arts houses a massive collection of folk art that spans over 5,000 years. Just because you need to save money doesn't mean you have to compromise on the fun. With help from this article, you can plan an unforgettable trip to Salt Lake City, and stay on track with your budget.

Planning a Budget Trip to Salt Lake City

Start your trip planning off right by searching for and booking the cheapest flights to Salt Lake City. Even if you aren't sure of your travel dates yet, Skyscanner's unique cheapest month search can be very helpful. When you search using this tool, you will easily find all available airfare for up to a year in advance. This allows you to identify the least expensive month for travel to Salt Lake City.

Now, we'll help you learn more about your destination. Below we will answer some of the most frequently asked questions and offer tips to help you find the lowest prices for Salt Lake City hotels. We also make it easy to compare and book the best rental car deals in Salt Lake City.

Are there any low-priced hotels or resorts in Salt Lake City?

Yes. We used Skyscanner's mobile app to find that Salt Lake City has hotels and resorts available for each and every budget. Did you know that you don't have to sacrifice luxury, to stay within your budget when in Salt Lake City? We found 5-star accommodations for just $56 each night. Skyscanner's easy and intuitive hotel search allows you to view all available accommodations, read actual reviews, find answers to frequently asked questions, and make your reservations --all from the same page!

Where are Salt Lake City hotels located?

In Salt Lake City, you'll find hotels and resorts located near the city center with ski resorts located in the nearby mountains. Once you have selected your search criteria, simply click the Google map to view each property in its precise location.

What are my transportation options in Salt Lake City?

Salt Lake City has an excellent public transportation system which consists of commuter trains, buses, and light-railway to provide visitors access from to and from the airport and to various ski resorts on the outskirts of the city. The commuter train system is called FrontRunner. It provides decent transportation to Ogden and Provo, with only a few stops along the way. But, if your dream is tooling around the city in a convertible sports car, you will want to check out Skyscanner's awesome deals on Salt Lake City rental cars.

How much do hotels in Salt Lake City cost?

In Salt Lake City the hotels range from $26 per night for a hostel room to $285 per night for a five-star luxury suite. No matter what your budget is, you can be sure you are getting the best deal possible with Skyscanner. This site searches thousands of advertised prices on the internet. When we searched for the cheapest hotel deals in Salt Lake City we were able to book the cheapest hotels in the month of July, when you can get a 5-star hotel for under $100 per night, a 4-star hotel averaged $64, and economy hotels, hostels, and boarding rooms were available for as little as $26 per night and included free breakfast.

Are there any unique boutique hotels in Salt Lake City?

Yes! If you want to skip the large chains and opt for a quaint or modern boutique hotel, B&B, condo, or apartment in Salt Lake City, Skyscanner will help you find those too. Two of the most popular boutique hotels on our site in Salt Lake City are:

Salt Lake City on a Budget

There are many opportunities for both free and paid excursions in the city of Salt Lake. Here are three that won't break your budget.

  • Heritage Park
  • "This is the Place" is a monument to the religious Mormon settlers of Utah. It features a recreation of a frontier village complete with authentic historic buildings that were relocated to the site.

  • Sugarhouse Park
  • This park built on a site of a former prison. It is very popular with outdoor adventurers and is the setting for the state of Utah's large Independence Day fireworks event.

  • Salt Lake City Temple
  • Temple Square is the most visited place in Utah. Visitors are amazed at the 210-foot-tall spires of the historic and venerable church.

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What are travelers saying about Salt Lake City?

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Maggie Rose
Maggie Rose

I’ve had so much fun in SLC! There’s a lot to do! Exploring the Secret Gardens, The Capital, even Mormon Square: whatever you choose, it will be worth it!!!

Stephen Bugno
Stephen BugnoAnchorage, Alaska, USA

Fast growing city with more diversity now and awesome access to the mountains for hiking, mtn biking, and skiing.

Lauren Turner
Lauren TurnerDetroit

This photo was taken st Bodega in SLC. We enhiyed a nice artisan drink before heading to the other side of thr bodega which was a speakeasy called "the Rest" Such a fun experience!

Jason Flegel
Jason FlegelSan Francisco, California, USA

Despite the heavy mormon presence, an all around nice city. Watch out for the smog, though. The mountains trap it and air quality suffers.


The least expensive month is November, with an average of $ 107 per night. The most expensive month to stay in Salt Lake City is March, with an average price of $ 145 per night.
The average price of a hotel in May last year was $ 112 per night. This is 11% less than the average nightly price of $ 126 seen over the previous 12 months.
In Salt Lake City, the expected average temperature in May is 16.1°C/61.0°F. The warmest month is typically July, which averages 35.0°C/95.0°F. The coolest month is January, with temperatures averaging -6.1°C/21.0°F.
The nearest airport to Salt Lake City is Salt Lake City (SLC) (5.28 miles). Other nearby airports include: Ogden Municipal (30.74 miles) Provo (38.53 miles)

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