11 Best Airport Hotels Around the World

by , SmarterTravel Staff - August 29, 2014
Regal Airport Hotel, Hong Kong (Photo: TripAdvisor, LLC)

(Photo: TripAdvisor, LLC)

Long layover? Canceled flight? Spending the night at the airport is sometimes unavoidable. But you don't have to cram your weary bones into a plastic seat (or worse, curl up on the floor). Instead, we scoured the world for the best airport hotels. Check yourself in to one of these amazing airport properties for a good pre-flight night's sleep.


Rydges Sydney Airport Hotel

Flying to, from, and within Australia can mean late hours, long waits, and even longer flights. At Rydges Sydney Airport Hotel, a slate of modern amenities will take your mind off the travails of air travel, from 42-inch flat-screen televisions to extra-plush beds.

Location: Within the international terminal, with free shuttle service to domestic terminals from 5 a.m. to 11 p.m.

Cool Perks: Free Wi-Fi in guest rooms and public spaces, discounted parking for flyers, and a special viewing deck for plane spotting.

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