Italy on the Cheap: Our favorite budget hotels in Siena


Captivating Siena.

Located in the center of Tuscany, Siena is well-loved by tourists and locals alike. Throughout the city, you’ll find evidence of its medieval past.

Siena’s architecture and art are greatly celebrated, and there is no shortage of sights to see on your trip, from visiting a museum to taking a hike for sweeping views of the city.

Whether you plan to visit on a day trip or for an extended stay, this city will not disappoint!

Related: Our hotel guide and travel blog to Florence


Read on for our favorite budget hotels in Siena. And when you’re ready for a road trip through the Tuscan countryside, relax at these affordable accommodations.

A comfy common area at Casa di Osio.

Rooms from $69

With spacious, homey rooms and excellent views of the city, the Casa di Osio is an excellent pick for budget travelers. The cheapest rooms share very clean bathrooms. If you need anything at all, the kind owners are always willing to lend a hand. Book your stay here

It’s easy to fall in love with the rooms at B&B La Casa di Antonella.

Rooms from $69

Get ready to fall in love. The B&B La Casa di Antonella, with its city views, central location, and art-flourished ceilings is an excellent choice for a home base. You can splurge for an en suite room, but the shared baths are immaculate. Read more

The view of Siena from Salicotto 56.

Rooms from $76

Located near many Sienna attractions, the Salicotto 56 offers simple, chic rooms at cheapo rates. The hotel offers a lovely guest kitchen, free Wi-Fi, and flat-screen TVs. Be sure to ask ahead for a room with a city view! Book your stay here

Natural light, AC and plenty of space make this room a steal at Ai Canapi B&B.

Rooms from $81

With bright and cheery rooms, the Ai Canapi B&B is a welcoming spot with an owner, Lorenzo, who is more like a friend. Rooms are clean, comfortable and quiet, and Wi-Fi is free. In a short walk, you can reach the Siena Cathedral or the Piazza del Campo. Read more

You’ll be charmed by the decor at Hotel Antica Torre.

Rooms from $87

Soak in the charm when you sleep in a 16th-century palace at this three-star charmer. All the big tourist attractions are nearby, but the real fun is in the old-world rooms. Treat yourself to one of the two rooms that provide sweeping views of the Tuscan countryside. Read more

Cheapo splurge

Hotel Athena

You can’t beat the view from the balcony rooms at Hotel Athena.

Rooms from $105

This four-star beauty is worth the extra euros. All 100 rooms feature contemporary Tuscan decor with satellite TV, air-conditioning, and Wi-Fi. Try to reserve a balcony room if they’re available. A nice breakfast buffet is included in the price, and you can relax with a drink on the patio with a classic Tuscan country view. Read more 

More Siena hotels

Read through our Siena hotel guide to find even more great deals on hotel rooms. You can also search for rates on dozens of Siena hotel and vacation apartment listings.

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