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The first thing you’ll see as your train pulls into Frankfurt is the city's glittering skyline—it's the only German city toothed with skyscrapers—and as the country's banking capital, Frankfurt is known as "Mainhatten" by those who would compare it to New York. But beneath the towers that the Euro built, Frankfurt is a city that rewards explorers and treasure hunters. With the pull of the banking sector, the Frankfurt Fair and the Frankfurt Airport, many of the city's hotels are focused more on functionality than flair—and their prices rise exponentially during trade fairs. But look in the right places, and you will find unique oases dotting the city, waiting to welcome tourists with a charming mix of small-town friendliness and big-city style. Though the hotels on this list could be called cheap relative to the city's standard, these are also some of the most interesting—and some of the best—accommodations the city has to offer. The hotels on this list range from a colorful, casual design hotel to a collective-meets-hotel creative living community—we even have a boat docked serenely beneath the walls of a castle—and prices fall in the range of 60 to 150 euros per night.