London doesn't exactly have a reputation for being budget-friendly, but the good news is that there are ways to visit if you're on a budget.
In fact, there are some great cheap hotels across the city that are near some of its biggest attractions and museums and those that aren't offer easy access to transport links so you can get there quickly.
To give you a helping hand, we've picked out some of the cheap hotels that are worth being on your radar.
We've opted for a range of budgets so if you do want something a little more luxurious too, there are a couple of options that still offer budget rates.
Check out our top 10 below…
Oh, and we've also got a guide on cheap days out in London if you are looking for fun things to do while you're there!
1. Park International Hotel
You wouldn't expect a luxury hotel in London to be budget-friendly but this 4-star property does offer up cheap stays.
It's a short walk from the likes of the Natural History Museum, Science Museum and V&A museum, as well as boasting easy transport links to other key attractions.
Rooms offer the basics you need with large double beds and ensuite bathrooms, or you can opt for one of the swankier suites (pictured).
How much? Prices from £99 per night with Hotels.com. Click here to book.
2. Travelodge London City
Travelodge's flagship hotel in central London also happens to be a Travelodge PLUS hotel meaning there are extra touches of comfort.
Highlights include enhanced rooms with a 'tranquility zen' colour scheme, king-size beds, blackout curtains, Travelodge SuperRooms and a bar-café.
You can also check out our top tips for finding Travelodge deals and discounts to save those extra pennies.
How much? Prices from £39 per night. Click here to book.
3. Maitrise Hotel Maida Vale
This beautiful Victorian townhouse has cosy guestrooms with comfortable beds, ensuite bathrooms and all the basics you need for somewhere to get a good night's sleep after a day of exploring.
Fancy dinner but don't want to venture far? Check out the hotel's Rafkins Restaurant and Bar for delicious cocktails and food.
How much? Prices from £38pp per night with SuperBreak including continental breakfast. Click here to book.
4. Ibis budget London Whitechapel
A five minute walk from Aldgate East and Whitechapel tube stations, there are easy transport links to central London from this budget hotel.
Rooms have all the basics you need from comfortable beds to ensuite bathrooms.
The hotel also offers an unlimited continental breakfast for those who want to fill up before a day's of adventures.
How much? Prices from £55 per night. Click here to book.
5. Moxy London Stratford
Boasting quirky décor and an on-site bar, the Moxy offers a funky hub for those after a city break.
Rooms have a contemporary design, comfortable beds, flat screen TVs and ensuite bathrooms.
Plus you're right by Stratford station which has heaps of transport options (DLR, underground, trains) across London.
How much? Prices from £105 per night with Booking.com. Click here to book.
6. Eden Plaza Kensington
Situated in London's swanky Kensington neighbourhood, you're right by some of the biggest museums and easy transport links to the rest of central London.
Rooms boast chic and modern decor, with ensuite bathrooms and the basics you need for a comfortable stay.
How much? Prices from £109 per night with LateRooms. Click here to book.
7. The Station Hotel
Located in Lewisham in South East London, this hotel offers a traditional English pub where you can enjoy a tipple after a day of exploring the city.
All the rooms are en-suite with free WiFi, a flat-screen TV and tea/coffee making facilities.
You're within walking distance of the likes of Greenwich Park, while there are good transport links from Lewisham into central London).
How much? Prices from £95 per night with Booking.com. Click here to book.
8. Grange Wellington Hotel
Located in Westminster's Vincent Square, the hotel boasts a handy central location.
The newly refurbished rooms span Superior, Executive and Apartment rooms, which all feature a stylish interior, modern in-room conveniences and beautiful bathroom facilities.
You're just a short walk from attractions including Westminster Abbey, the Houses of Parliament and Buckingham Palace.
How much? Prices from £111 per night. Click here to book.
9. London Tower Bridge Premier Inn
Just a few minutes' walk from the Tower of London, this hotel boasts a handy central location if you're planning to get plenty of sightseeing done during your trip.
Rooms are modern and offer kingsize beds, ensuite bathrooms with showers and baths, tea and coffee making facilities and blackout curtains.
How much? Prices from £110 per night. Click here to book.
10. Hampton by Hilton London Waterloo
Rooms here offer amenities including a clock/radio, a coffee/tea maker, an iron with ironing board and a well-lit bathroom with walk-in power shower.
There's also a fitness room and an on-site 24-hour snack hub
The hotel is located just a five minute walk from London Waterloo train station so you can easily get around London via the nearby Underground and bus stops.
Attractions within walking distance include the London Eye, the SEA LIFE London Aquarium and the Tate Modern.
How much? Prices from £115 per night including breakfast. Click here to book.
All prices correct at time of writing but are subject to change and availability.
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