Where can you get the cheapest hosting for Minecraft?Updated 4th February 2013
If you’re looking at buying a cheap server and still want reliable hosting take a look at some of the plans available.
Did you know you can get hosting plans for under $5.00? There are also cheaper Dedicated Server hosting plans.
Gameservers provides cheap minecraft server hosting starting at $4.95 per month, with 1-4 players and 256 MB RAM. Gameservers offers full technical support 24/7 and GameServers.com has one of the largest worldwide networks: 22 for game servers and 27 for voice servers. This means you are not locked into any one location, so you can switch at any time! Take a look at some of the locations below;
- Phoenix, Arizona
- Toronto, Canada
- (AU) Sydney, Australia
- Denver, Colorado
- (EU) Milan, Italy
- (Asia) Tokyo, Japan
- (EU) Frankfurt, Germany
- Virginia/Washington D.C.
- (EU) Milan, Italy
Axelaris offers minecraft server hosting for as little as $5.84 per month for the Bedrock Plan. This will give you an unlimited number of players and FTP Access, 700 MB Burst Memory, with 2GT-Core, 25GB HDD, a Bandwidth of 100 Mbps and unlimited traffic. Axelaris have got the latest generation firewall to protect you against hackers. And because the web cluster regroups all your applicationa and servers on multiple servers, this means you can access your website even if one of them is down for maintenance! They offer hosting to most countries around the globe, so check out the site and see if it suits you
Also at $4.95 (USD) per month is the Chicken Plan from Beastnode;
1-6 Player Slots which gives you;
- 256MB of Dedicated RAM
- Multicraft Game Panel
- Support for Bukkit/Vanilla/Tekkit
- Free Dedicated IP with Default 25565 Port Included
- Full FTP Access Included, 5GB of SSD Space (Can Upgrade)
- Free MySQL Database by Request.
Beastnode also offer free Mumble voice server & subdomain Web-Hosting if you request it.
Fluctis Hosting provides the cheapest minecraft server hosting for $4.00 (USD) per month. This will get you 256 MB RAM,with 1-6 players, and unlimited bandwidth and SSD space. There’s a 5 day money back policy and you can use any server platform.
Cheap Dedicated Server Hosting
For cheap dedicated server hosting, Servercraft is offer hosting for $49 /monthly with an Intel Atom D525 Server, however if you’re looking for an even better deal check out the Quadcore plan from Fragnet. Easily one of the cheaper dedicated server options, the Quadcore plan at $129/month gets you;
- Xeon Quad x3450
- 8Gb DDR3 RAM
- 500Gb SATA HDD
- 5Tb Premium Traffic
This is the best option for extra features reliability in an affordable price range. All of these features are included at no cost when you buy your dedicated server;
- Free Setup
- Free APC Remote Reboot
- Unlimited Gaming Bandwidth
- Full access to RDP, VNC or SSH
- No Game Limits
Plus these guys even offer you additional options all you have to do is ask. If you need more RAM, you can add it in the order form. Need extra HDD? just ask and you can add an extra HDD or even an SSD
I think it’s definately worth paying that little bit extra for all the awesome features and level of support that you’re just not going to get with the cheaper dedicated servers.
- Learn more about Minecraft by visiting the Minecraft Wikipedia page
- We show you how to purchase and set up server hosting in 5 easy steps: Hosting for My Minecraft Game – Easy Steps