We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Budget Inn

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
1 room
Check In Check Out
Please enter your travel dates to continue
Check Availability
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 3 more sites!
Professional photos
Budget Inn
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

153 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 149: English reviews
Level Contributor
7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed after flying into Orlando-Sanford late at night and not wanting to drive 2 hours to get home. I believe the front desk persons name was John. He was very pleasant and attentive. He walked down to exchange my key when it did not work and changed the battery in smoke detector as it was beeping. The room was clean... More 

Helpful?
Thank Marcia63C
Indianapolis, Indiana
Level Contributor
28 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2016

We thought that some folks were a little harsh on here with this hotel. They have done a nice job of renovating the rooms, as ours was brand new. The only thing I had on the room, and gave them feedback on, was to replace the electrical outlets as they were worn and some wouldn't keep the plug in. The... More 

Helpful?
Thank wentbyyou
Shanta S, Director of Sales at Budget Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to write about your experiences at the Budget inn Sanford airport. I’ll use your feedback to continue to provide the best possible stay. We hope you will visit us again soon. More 

Level Contributor
58 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

We found this place online and since it was listed as a hotel and close to the airport we decided to try it out. We arrived late at night and the place had a lot of weird people but since we were already there we decided to stay. Checking in was really strange since it through a bullet proof window,... More 

Helpful?
Thank Bruna K
Shanta S, Director of Sales at Budget Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Please accept my apologies for the inconvenience you experience during your visit with us. Our guests having a pleasant stay measure our success. We strive to provide excellent service and accommodations at an affordable price. I sincerely hope you will give us another opportunity to extend our usual hospitality. Once again I apologize for the inconvenience. More 

Level Contributor
5 reviews
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Room is very clean. The AC works fine. The bathroom is very clean too. We used this place because we have to wait for our flight at the airport. The only cons is that the TV doesn't have a HDMI port to connect external devices. In overall, it's very great.

Helpful?
Thank Félix-Etienne G
Shanta S, Director of Sales at Budget Inn, responded to this review

Dear valued guest, Thank you for taking the time to write such a nice review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and hope you will visit us again soon. More 

Richmond, Virginia
Level Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2016

My family stayed here for just one night, in order to be close to the airport. 2.5 stars would be more accurate, as I didn't expect much and this place has some definite issues but I didn't feel the need to pack up and go. We stayed here after being in FL for a week. The pros: Price and convenience.... More 

Helpful?
Thank Jamie_CZW
Palm Coast, Florida
Level Contributor
83 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

I can't say that it was sketchy because from the outside it appeared fine. I thought it was a hotel but guess I didn't do my thorough research. Learned it was a motel and there is several apartment buildings across the way. Walked into the room and the smell of must was over powering. I tried to stay, I really... More 

Helpful?
Thank Melanie P
Ohio City, Ohio
Level Contributor
60 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 June 2016

Check in was a disaster as there computer wasn't accepting credit cards good thing I had cash,people on the second floor above my room #113 made loud noises all night,ALL NIGHT,went to office at 138 am to complain but no improvement was made,I had a early flight.shady looking people walking around,duck poop and dirty sidewalks all around property,I was told... More 

Helpful?
2 Thank inturn
Manoj N, Director of Sales at Budget Inn, responded to this review

We apologize for any inconvenience. Be assured the details in your review will shared with management. We do value you as our guest. Thank you More 

Naples, Florida
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 June 2016

We have traveled ALL over Florida. (Almost every weekend t/o the year) This was my worst ever experience!! At check in on a Friday, the nice man was standing behind "bullet proof" glass to check me in , while I had to stay outside. That itself should have been a red flag not to check in, but it was late,... More 

Helpful?
3 Thank uniquebeachboutique
Manoj N, Director of Sales at Budget Inn, responded to this review

We apologize for any inconvenience. Be assured the details listed above will shared with management for review We do value you as our guest. Thank you More 

LaGrange, Indiana
Level Contributor
19 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

Checked in late (9pm) prior to that I called and informed them that I am going to. It took under 15 minutes for check in process and got the keys to my room 116 by the pool ground floor (This hotel has 2 storey "L" shaped building) 2 queen beds non smoking. Front desk is courteous. Rm. 116 is located... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Casey F
Shanta S, Director of Sales at Budget Inn, responded to this review

Dear valued guest, Thank you for taking the time out of your schedule to complete our Guest Survey regarding your recent stay at our hotel. It was our pleasure to serve you and your family. We hope to see you again soon. More 

Rochester, New York
Level Contributor
16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 May 2016

Staff was pleasant. Maid did wonderful job. We didn't think we'd get maid service because we were just staying 2 nights, but was delighted to come back to cleaned room. She picked up items, she didn't have to. It was nice surprise.

Helpful?
Thank Aunt K
Shanta S, Director of Sales at Budget Inn, responded to this review

We appreciate your feedback and are pleased to hear that you had an enjoyable stay at the Budget inn Sanford airport. We look forward to providing you with exceptional service in the future.. Also thank you for your kind words about our staff. See you soon. More 

24 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (4)
Viewed
View from Room (1)
Viewed
Other (3)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (20)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (2)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (1)
Viewed
Other (17)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Sanford
5.8 km away
Monroe's On The Lake Hotel & Banquet Hall
7.4 km away
Comfort Inn & Suites North Orlando / Sanford
7.6 km away
Hilton Garden Inn - Orlando North/Lake Mary
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
7.1 km away
SpringHill Suites Orlando North/Sanford
8.2 km away
La Quinta Inn & Suites Orlando Lake Mary
7.4 km away
Hampton Inn & Suites Lake Mary at Colonial TownPark
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
*100 Spacious Rooms *Efficiencies Available *Large Pool *Weekly Rates Available *Close to Restaurants and Shopping *On Site Laundry Facilities *Private Lakeview with Picnic Area *Meeting Space (upto 100 persons) *Commercial and Group Rates Available *Free WiFi *Cable Television with HBO *Less than 3 miles from Sanford International Airport ... more   less 

Additional Information about Budget Inn

Address: 3200 S Orlando Dr, Sanford, FL 32773-5604
Region: United States > Florida > Central Florida > Sanford
Price Range: RM304 - RM375 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Budget Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 100
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Orbitz, Expedia, Hotels.com, Travelocity and Odigeo so you can book your Budget Inn reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Budget Hotel Sanford
Budget Inn Sanford
Sanford Budget Inn
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Budget Inn staff and other travellers.
3 questions
Ask a question
Navarre, Florida
over a year ago
State College, Pennsylvania
over a year ago

See all questions (3)

Questions? Get answers from Budget Inn staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“As far from the office as possible, as people walk by your room late talking to each other or on the phone will wake you.”
 of 5 bubbles wentbyyou, 19 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Get a room on top so you can sleep!!!!”
 of 5 bubbles inturn, 21 Jun 2016 | Read review
“My room was great. Don't know about others! Great beds too!”
 of 5 bubbles CoCoMcMulley, 7 Mar 2016 | Read review
“About the only good thing is the location, but they need to tear it down and build a new one!!”
 of 5 bubbles CappyEastNewMarketMd, 30 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Ask for a room away from the parking lot for an extra measure of quietness.”
 of 5 bubbles 956garryg, 26 Aug 2015 | Read review
5 of 5
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay