One of the biggest struggles in your theme park travels will be finding places to stay that are clean and cheap.

The latter can be very important when your hotel is really just a place to sleep and you don’t want to overpay for accommodations you won’t use. Then again, you don’t want to be bedmates with a bunch of roaches or bedbugs.

Cedar Point’s Express Hotel offers just that: a basic, no-frills room that you can count on being sanitary. Costing less than $100 with my passholder discount, I actually preferred my stay here compared to the overpriced Hotel Breakers.

Take a look around a Express Hotel room in my video tour, which includes some more thoughts on my stay: