Cheapest month to stay with an average 89% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 78% rise in price.
Average Sun - Thu price over the last 2 weeks.
Average Fri & Sat price over the last 2 weeks.
When to book a hotel in California
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Top tips for finding the perfect California hotel
If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in California, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in California in May and December.
Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in California if you stay on a Saturday. The opposite is true for, Monday, which is usually the most expensive day.
Book at least 29 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your California accommodation.
The cheapest 3-star hotel room in California found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was 442 ﷼, while the most expensive was 1,986 ﷼.
FAQs when booking a hotel in California
Hotels are safe environments for travelers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hotels in California. For more advice, please view our information page on what to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel.
Based on KAYAK hotel searches, the most popular destination is Los Angeles (64% of total searches to California). The next most popular destinations are San Francisco (15%) and Anaheim (13%). Searches for hotels in San Diego (8%) are also popular.
KAYAK users have found double rooms in California for as cheap as 100 ﷼ (Los Angeles) in the last 3 days. The average price is 1,570 ﷼.
In the last 72 hours, users have found California hotels for tonight for as low as 226 ﷼ (Los Angeles). Users have also found 3-star hotels from 366 ﷼ (Anaheim) and 4-star+ hotels from 672 ﷼ (San Jose).
Where to stay in California?
Our map will help you find the perfect place to stay in California by showing you the exact location of each hotel.