Lodgings Near The Airports

Why are these our favorites? Because they are affordable, charming, well-managed, and always at safe, convenient locations in the center of town. We have carefully hand-picked many of these lodgings from the overwhelming number of options available on our partner site, Booking.com. Our choices are based on many factors, starting with location and high marks from a majority of guests. Just click on the region name or city name or hotel name to browse our suggested listings.


Crowne Plaza

The lobby is medium in size, the style and the decors are a mixture of modern and traditional. The leather sofas are scattered around the lobby area, the style is sober and sophisticated. Read more....

First Hotel Malpensa - In Italy Online Favorite!


Hotel ****

This modern hotel is the closest to Malpensa Airport and by far the nicest. In a quiet wooded setting next door to a traditional restaurant very much favored by truckers, it has a free shuttle 4:30am-1am, and the 58 soundproofed guestrooms have a mini bar, free Wi-Fi and a TV with free movie and football channels. A simple breakfast starts at 4:30am; from 6:30 on it’s a full hot and cold buffet. Read more....

Air Hotel Milano Linate

Historic Residence ****

This closest option to Linate, only two-minutes' drive from the airport, is surrounded by a green park  and offers 102 guestrooms with carpeted floors and classic-style décor. Amenities include a 32” LCD TV, free high-speed Wi-Fi, mini bar, air conditioning and bathroom with hairdryer. Upon request, there is a free airport shuttle between 04:30 and 00:30. An American breakfast buffet is served every morning, while the American Bar & Restaurant serves traditional dishes from different Italian regions on its glass-walled patio overlooking the garden. Just 2.5 km away is the A51 ring road, which connects to the A1 and A4 motorways. Milan’s city centre is 7 km away. Read more....


Hilton Rome Airport - In Italy Online Favorite!

This appealing hotel is the only one to be situated within the airport boundaries. Connected to the terminals by a walkway, a shuttle bus service regularly covers the short distance to the centre of Rome. Shopping facilities and entertainment venues as well as historical sights of interest are all of course to be found in Rome. Read more....

Best Western Rome Airport - In Italy Online Favorite!

The hotel is located 2 km from Fiumicino Airport, in a peaceful location. Read more....

Golden Tulip Isola Sacra - In Italy Online Favorite!

This small modern hotel is only 3km from Rome's main airport and 2km from the fascinating ruins at Ostia Antica, so you can spend a couple extremely worthwhile hours there on the afternoon before you fly home. In the morning, drive two minutes to the airport where you turn in your rental car inside the terminal, or take the hotel's shuttle. The 104 guestrooms offer air conditioning and all 4-star amenities, there is a beautiful swimming pool and an excellent restaurant serving sophisticated local specialties and delicious pizza. We recommend the superior rooms, which have all been renovated and feature a private balcony. Read more....


Historic Residence ****

Close to Rome's GRA ring road and Ciampino Train Station, this three-star hotel offers free parking, a garden with outdoor swimming pool, and 64 guestrooms featuring simple linear decorations. Each room has air conditioning, a flat-screen TV, a mini bar and private bathroom  complete with shower, toiletries, and hairdryer. The  large restaurant serves classic Italian cuisine and Roman specialties. Breakfast is served daily. The hotel is only 3 km from Rome Ciampino Airport. Read more....


Annia Park Hotel Venice Airport

Historic Residence ****

This elegant historic property provides a free shuttle to Venice Marco Polo Airport, 600 yards away. The 27 guestrooms come with wood floors, satellite TV and free Wi-Fi; some have a spa bath. Breakfast, a varied buffet, is available from 04:30am.The restaurant serves local and international specialties with drinks included in the price. The relaxing reading room features a fireplace. The hotel is surrounded by a large park with free parking. Venezia Santa Lucia Train Station is 13 km away; the hotel can also organize transfers to/from the port of Venice. Read more....


Starhotels Tuscany

Just 3 km from Firenze Peretola Airport, this upscale modern hotel is right next door to a huge supermarket where you can stock up on food to take home! Its 102 contemporary guestrooms boast fittings in carved oak and wrought iron, special feather beds with ergonomic mattresses, parquet floors, satellite TV and a marble bathroom with bath, shower and toiletries. A range of different types of pillow are also available upon request. Wi-Fi access is free in public areas and at extra costs in the rooms. Breakfast is a buffet including eggs, fresh fruit and fresh bread. The Tuscany's restaurant is open until midnight, and serves international cuisine and local dishes, together with a wide selection of Tuscan wines. Public buses connecting to the center of Florence stop 300 yards away, and pass every 15 minutes. Read more....


Millennium Gold Hotel

Just a 2-minute drive makes this the closest hotel to Naples Capodichino Airport, while the city center is 4.5 km away. The 46 modern guestrooms are bright and colorful, with air conditioning, satellite TV, a mini bar, work area, and private bathroom with hairdryer and toiletries. Breakfast is buffet style and the restaurant serves traditional Italian cuisine. Guests can enjoy a welcome drink and happy hour at the hotel bar. There is free parking, and the hotel is easily reachable from the A1 Autostrada del Sole or off exit 4 of the ring road. Read more....


Best Western Premier CHC Airport

With free Wi-Fi and air conditioning, this four-star hotel offers design accommodations only a 2-minute drive from Colombo Airport. It features a Turkish bath, terrace and gym. Each of the 115 allergy-free guestrooms has wooden floors, air conditioning, free WiFi, a flat-screen satellite TV with pay-per-view channels, a kettle, and mini bar. An American-style breakfast is served daily in the dining room, and the restaurant prepares local cuisine based on fish. A bus stops in front of the property connecting to both the city center and the airport. Read more....


My One Hotel Bologna

Less than a 10-minute drive from the A14 motorway and Bologna Panigale Airport, offering 103 modern-style, completely soundproofed guestrooms in light colors and black design furniture. They all come with a mini bar, a wall-mounted LCD TV and free Wi-Fi. A varied breakfast buffet is served each morning. Offering free parking, the hotel is next to a bus stop linking with Bologna’s center, 7 km away. Read more....


Hotel La Battigia - In Italy Online Favorite!

This sleek, modern hotel is right on the beach between Trapani and Castellamare. It has its own private sandy beach with lounge chairs and umbrellas, a beautiful swimming pool (open March-October), and a restaurant serving excellent local specialties. All guestrooms have air conditioning, free WiFi and satellite TV; junior suites also have a sea view balcony. Read more....

Casa Ruffino


Part of the 19th-century Palazzo Ruffino, in the small seaside town of Balestrate with shuttle service available to Palermo airport, this B&B is just a 5-minute walk from the marina and the sandy beach. Bike rental is available, and there is free Wi-Fi and free parking. The six guest rooms are individually decorated and many contain original art and antiques. All are air conditioned and have satellite TV and private bathrooms. The traditional Sicilian breakfast consists of sweet and salted foods, while many restaurants and bars are just a few steps away. Read more....


NH Parco degli Aragonesi

Just 2 km from Catania Airport and set in lush gardens, this modern hotel sits in front of the sea in the Lido Playa beach area. An outdoor swimming pool and a private beach are available in the summer. All 123 guestrooms come with carpeted floors, stylish furnishings in warm colors, and a private bathroom with free toiletries and a hair dryer. Each has a balcony, air conditioning, and a TV with Sky channels. Parking is free. The elegant restaurant serves a delicious menu of Mediterranean and international cuisine, with seasonal ingredients and a wide selection of wines. Breakfast is buffet style. Read more....

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