8 Best Budget-Friendly Vacation Spots!

Posted on by

Everyone needs a vacation once in while! When it comes time to plan some fun and relaxation for yourself and your family it can become a dreaded task. While it is exciting to travel, it is daunting to think of the price tag on your trip. You can actually breathe easy because there are a few low priced gems you may not have considered visiting! Check out this list and grab a getaway for less!


1) Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic


You may think the Caribbean would be out of your price range. Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic is rated as one of the cheapest places to visit in the Caribbean! During their low season, Sept-Oct, score a room for as low as $69 per night! High season can run as low as $105! When heading to the tropical islands it is always best to find an all inclusive deal. There are plenty to choose from at Puerto Plata.


2) Myrtle Beach, SC

If you have a family with young kids or just love to golf this is the place for you! They have “play and stay” packages for golfers as well as many restaurants, shopping and family friendly activities to participate in at affordable rates. Visit Ripley’s Aquarium, Hard Rock Cafe Or Planet Hollywood. Such a fun place to visit!


3) Puerto Rico

Feel as if you are in the Caribbean Islands, but pay so much less! Puerto Rico is a beautiful beach destination. It is a U.S. Commonwealth so you can use your U.S. Dollars! No passport needed! Known for their local rum, be sure to tour one of their distilleries. Zip lines are one of their most popular activities. Fly through the rain forest while you enjoy your budget friendly trip to Puerto Rico!


4) Nashville, TN

If you love music and food, this is the destination for you! Travel to this beautiful city, historically know for it’s deep roots in music. Their hotel prices are surprisingly low, especially in the winter, their off season. The southern menu is as affordable as it is delicious. Find your way to Nashville and enjoy their down home food and entertainment.


5) Adirondacks , NY

Here is a destination built for those who love the outdoors! You can visit year round with our without the ski slopes in mind. Go hiking, biking or canoeing! Save money on a hotel stay and pack your tent and supplies! So much fun!


6) New Orleans, LA

You can’t think of New Orleans without picturing great food, music and fun! The best priced hotels are hidden in the oldest buildings in the town. For the best rates on activities and room rates, skip March. Mardis Gras can blow the budget. Plus it will be more fun to explore such a historic city with less people.


7) Clearwater Beach, Florida

Sun bathe on white sand for less! If you are near the east coast, be sure to consider Florida as your next vacation spot! Clearwater will not disappoint. It is one of the more affordable Florida beaches to visit. There are plenty of budget friendly activities to keep you busy from festivals to fishing, there is something for everyone.


8) San Diego, California

If you are close to the West coast be sure to check out San Diego, California! The local hotels are actually surprisingly low priced with good ratings. After a long day in the sun, hop on a bike path and take a long ride in beautiful weather. You can also indulge in golf, theater or even whale watching. You will not be bored with an array of low priced activities to choose from.