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Hotel Ballard
3.5 out of 5
5216 Ballard Ave NW, Seattle, WA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$381 per night
4.8/5Exceptional! (288 reviews)

"Quality service, great free upgrade.Well located. The help was especially accommodating as understanding. We look forward to our next stay."…"

Reviewed on 3 Jul. 2020

Hotel Ballard
Ballard Inn
2 out of 5
5300 Ballard Ave NW, Seattle, WA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$171 per night
4/5Very Good! (365 reviews)

"Charming, European decor. Minimal amenities, but use of the fabulous gym across the street made up for that. Very good value."…"

Reviewed on 12 Mar. 2020

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As you start mapping out your travel itinerary, you realize there are a lot of things to see and do on your list. You plan on visiting the many landmarks that make Ballard unique, and know of a handful of restaurants that are dishing up meals you can’t miss out on. And you can’t forget your plans to tour the museums and art galleries. There are so many things to experience in Ballard, so why spend your entire holiday budget on your accommodation? There are plenty of cheap hotels in Ballard that will not only serve as a comfortable place to recharge between sightseeing, but that will provide exemplary service and welcoming amenities, too.

Instead of spending your whole bank account this trip, book cheap accommodation in Ballard that offers everything you need. Budget hotels offer the things you’d expect from a temporary stay, such as comfortable beds, spacious rooms, televisions with extensive channel offerings, and occasionally even additional features like kitchenettes and pools. If you’re not planning on spending much time in your room, why blow your entire paycheck? Instead, spend your hard-earned money on experiences that will truly make your stay memorable, like tickets to local concerts, plays, or sporting events.

Cheap Ballard hotels allow you to keep cash in your wallet for when you truly need it—like when you’re touring the area and come across an irresistible ice cream shop. Browse an extensive inventory of Ballard hotel deals here on Expedia, and prepare to enjoy your holiday to the fullest.

Frequently asked questions

What is Ballard like for travellers on a budget?
Ballard has a variety of cheap accommodation options and things to do, making it a great getaway spot for budget travellers. You can find ways to save money while getting to know this destination, which is home to attractions such as Hiram M. Chittenden Locks, Nordic Heritage Museum and Bergen Place Park.
What is there to see and do in Ballard?
Ballard is known for its shopping and bar scene, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions on your list, such as Woodland Park Zoo and Seattle Cruise Ship Terminal 91, and then make time for other wallet-friendly activities. Hunt for bargains with some shopping at Seattle Waterfront and Pike Place Market, or check out the area’s cultural spots like Nordic Heritage Museum.
What's the best way to get around Ballard?
The closest airport is in Seattle, WA (SEA-Seattle - Tacoma Intl.), situated 16.6 mi (26.7 km) away from the city centre. If that doesn’t suit your budget, you can arrange flights in and out of Everett, WA (PAE-Snohomish County - Paine Field), which is 16.8 mi (27 km) away. Ballard might not have many public transport options to choose from so a car rental could be a reasonable alternative to explore more of the area.

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