Travelodge is updating a number of its rooms, including some Travelodge Plus rooms
Travelodge is known for its budget-friendly hotel room offering and boasts some impressive prices, especially when compared to other name hotels. To make things even better, up until February 2024, Travelodge is dropping prices to less than £38 on select rooms. Customers are advised to book in advance to get the best deals.
The hotel change is also undergoing a major makeover, promising a “new contemporary look” across more than 3,000 rooms by the summer of 2023. This will include some new locations popping up across the UK, as well as new communal areas and even a boost to restaurants.
On top of the latest Travelodge deals, we’ve rounded up a number of tips and tricks to save even more money on your next stay. Scroll down for our complete guide, or click on the links to jump to the relevant section.
Get a Travelodge room for £38 or less
With over 580 hotel locations throughout the UK, including in major cities and near popular airports, Travelodge is a great option for those travelling on a budget. And in 2023, there are even more savings to be had on select stays.
In February, the budget hotel chain release “thousands” of rooms for £38 or less. This could mean a stay for as little as £17 per person based on two people sharing a room. Early birds have the opportunity to lock in the price of their stay now for a holiday later in the year, with the deal coming to an end on February 15, 2024.
Some rooms are available for as little as £22, subject to demand
The best prices are based on the lowest saver rooms available for stays booked directly on the Travelodge website. The hotel chain estimates there are a total of 878,689 rooms available for £38 or less on stays booked between February 27, 2023, and February 15, 2024.
However, the best rates are likely to go fast, so the sooner you lock in your hotel stay the better chance you have of making a lucrative saving.
Express.co.uk conducted a quick search and, as of March 2023, cheap Travelodge rooms under £38 for the following dates and locations (subject to availability):
Rates are accurate at the time of writing and are subject to change in line with demand.
Cheap deals on Easter stays
Easter is a busy time for travel, with the school holiday and long weekend making it the perfect time to head on a staycation or go to visit family. While hotel and travel prices typically shoot up at this time of year, Travelodge still has some purse-friendly deals you can snap up now. However, it’s worth noting that prices are subject to availability and are likely to increase in line with demand.
Budget London hotel stays
If you’re looking for a cultural city break over the Easter half term, Travelodge has some rooms in London available from £54.
London Feltham, located in West London, might not be the most central hub, but it’s just 20 minutes by bus to Heathrow Airport, making it a great stop for those jetting off on holiday.
If you are looking to explore the heart of the capital, Feltham is just 30 minutes by train to Waterloo Station, with services running approximately every 15 minutes.
The closer to the city centre you get, the more prices go up in line with demand. However, Express.co.uk did find deals under £100 for some locations closer to London’s main attractions.
Budget seaside stays
Holidaymakers looking to head to the coast can make the most of Travelodge’s seaside locations, with some stays available over the Easter half-term holidays under £50.
Budget city breaks
Those looking for a city centre holiday over Easter half term can also snap up a deal with pricing starting under £50 on certain dates and destinations.
All prices are accurate at the time of writing, but are subject to availability.
Top tips for finding a room under £34
Booking your trip in advance is one of the best ways to secure the best prices, with Travelodge allowing customers the opportunity to book up to 325 days in advance. However, there are some other methods Travelodge recommends for those hoping to bag some incredible savings.
According to Travelodge, the cheapest rooms are typically available between Sunday and Thursday, as Fridays and Saturdays are some of their busiest times. Although £34 and under rooms are available on weekends, due to the demand, these are likely to be snapped up quickly.
Cheap rooms ultimately depend on the popularity of the destination. In London, for example, rooms start at £49. However, given the hundreds of destinations to choose from, searching around could be the key to bagging a bargain.
Always book direct
While price comparison sites are a great way to see what offers are out there, Travelodge urges customers to book direct if they want the best deals.
Try the Travelodge ‘Best Price Finder’
The hotel chain offers its own price comparison tool which shows the best possible options for your budget, chosen location and dates of stay.
What other changes are planned for Travelodge in 2023?
Travelodge is undergoing a major transformation project across a number of its hotel locations in the UK, with over 3,000 rooms expected to be given a facelift in time for the summer months.
These include « next generation rooms », featuring a new décor style and the addition of modern features including bedside USB ports for charging devices, a TV with Freeview and a comfy, contemporary armchair.
Bedding and upholstery are also set to be elevated. Guests are assured a restful night’s sleep with soft new pillows and duvets to top Travelodge’s signature Dreamer king-sized bed, as well as blackout curtains.
Bathrooms are to be updated in every room, promising a modern and simple layout with complimentary hair and body wash, alongside soft cotton bath and hand towels. As an added touch, there will also be complimentary tea and coffee for guests in each room.
Many locations are also renovating shared spaces and amenities, starting with a new-look welcome hub, as well as the addition of « stylish » bar cafés.
Part of the renovations will see new, contemporary café bars in certain locations
Where does Travelodge have locations in the UK?
Travelodge has over 580 locations in the UK, spanning cities including, but not limited to:
- Milton Keynes
Travelodge also has numerous locations at popular airports including, but not limited to:
- Aberdeen Airport
- Birmingham Airport
- Cardiff Airport
- Edinburgh Airport
- Gatwick Airport
- Heathrow Airport
- Leeds Bradford Airport
- Manchester Airport
- Newcastle Airport