BOSTON, April 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Boston has just garnered the distinction of being the most expensive destination in the USA when it comes to the cost of lodging. That’s the finding of the latest Budget Hotel Report released by CheapHotels.org. The report specifically looked at the amount travelers will have to spend, on average, to secure the cheapest available double room this upcoming May at 30 of the top U.S. destinations.
In Boston, visitors will have to pay at least $194 per night to stay overnight in a hotel room. That figure makes the Massachusetts capital city significantly more expensive than New York ($172), which ranks second on the report. Coming in at the third spot is Philadelphia, with an average daily rate of $154 for the cheapest available room.