Top 11 Hotels to Stay Near Istanbul Airport


Travelling requires diligent planning as we all know. From bureaucratic procedures to creating a route, it is a dedicated work indeed. One of the fundamental stages is of course finding the perfect accommodation place. 

In that case, Istanbul offers you a good deal of options yet one of the most reasonable ones remains to find a place near Istanbul Airport. After a long and tiring flight, who doesn’t want to immediately settle in a hotel room to relax before touring the city after all? 

Not to mention, it is convenient to stay at a nearby hotel if you have a transit flight.

If you agree with that, continue to scroll down the list I made for you. Keep in mind that since Istanbul Airport is fairly new, the hotels near it are equally new as well which means you’re your comfort is assured. 

Let’s jump ahead to our list, shall we? Here are the top 11 hotels you can opt for.

1 – YOTELAIR Istanbul Airport Airside

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Only 10 minutes away from the airport by walking, YOTELAIR Istanbul Airport Airside is a widely preferred choice in this area. 

Generally speaking, the rooms are quite spacious, modern, and comfortable. Also, customer service and the overall cleanliness of the hotel are highly praised by its visitors.

The facilities include daily floor services, a restaurant, a gym, and free Wi-Fi. Honestly, it does not provide much yet for a holiday spent mostly on the outside, it still is pretty efficient. Plus, it is close to all kinds of shops and restaurants.

The average price for a day, on the other hand, is $200.

Address: Tayakadın, İstanbul Havalimanı, Tayakadın İhsaniye Yolu, 34283 Arnavutköy/İstanbul

2 – YOTEL Istanbul Airport Landside

A division of our first hotel, Yotel Istanbul Airport Landside gives services with even more capacity. This hotel is literally huge!

The design of the rooms is the same as YOTELAIR Istanbul Airside, spacious, luminous, and modern. The minimum price per night, on the other hand, is cheaper, costing roughly $150.

The hotel offers daily floor services, a restaurant and bar/lounge area, a paid breakfast option, a gym open for 24 hours, concierge services, a reception salon, and free Wi-Fi.

It is also very close to the airport, 10 minutes away from it by taxi.

Both of Yotel Hotels come to the fore thanks to their perfect location as very close to the airport. If you wish to stay nearby it these are your ideal place to stay.

Address: Tayakadın, İstanbul Havalimanı, Tayakadın İhsaniye Yolu, 34283 Arnavutköy/İstanbul

3 – Hidden Hills Hotel

At the center of Arnavutköy where the airport is located, Hidden Hills Hotel is a common choice for those people who prefer to stay near the airport.

It offers quite a few facilities as well including daily floor services, a restaurant, a paid breakfast option, airport shuttle service, coffee service in the lobby, dry cleaning/laundry services, concierge services, tour/ticket services, free Wi-Fi, and free parking lot.

The hotel is 25 minutes away from Istanbul Airport by taxi. Keep in mind that you have a local transport shuttle option as well if you are to leave the district. 

Not to mention, it is located nearby various shops if you need anything additional. The hotel is mostly preferred for transit one-night stays by the way as it is very convenient from the airport. 

The average price for a night is roughly $50, a pretty good deal to me!

Address: Mustafa Kemal Paşa, Kazım Karabekir Cd. No:101-103/1, 34275 Arnavutköy/İstanbul

4 – Istanbul Airport Express Hotel

20 minutes away from the airport by taxi, Istanbul Airport Express Hotel is without a doubt one of the best deals on the whole list.

The rooms are not so spacious but definitely efficient. They have a modern, elegant, and comfortable style that makes you feel at home. The rooms on the top floor are especially recommended in that some of them have sunroofs which make the stay all the more plausible.

The average price per night is approximately is only $50. Despite how cheap it is, the hotel is nothing short of special.

Facilities include daily floor services, a restaurant, a terrace on the roof, airport shuttle service, dry cleaning/laundry services, free of charge newspaper in the lobby, free open buffet breakfast, and free Wi-Fi.

Plus, The hotel is surrounded by coffee shops, restaurants, and shops, offering you a lively atmosphere.

Not to mention, the staff is said to be very hospitable and smiling, and overall the hotel is clean, economical, and perfect for a 1-night stay.

Address: Arnavutköy Merkez, Eski Edirne Asf. Cd. No:1414, 34275 Arnavutköy/İstanbul

5 – Frt Airlines Hotel

One of the highest-rated hotels in the area, Frt Airlines Hotel promises you a comfortable stay. It is 20 minutes away from the airport by taxi.

This petite hotel has only 24 rooms but your options for rooms are not as limited as one can anticipate. The average price per night is $40.

The rooms are not huge, yet carefully designed to meet your every possible need. You have your TV, bathroom cosmetics, kettle for tea/coffee, etc. Everything is new, the rooms are fresh and luminous.

In the hotel, you can benefit from daily floor services, paid breakfast option, room service on designated hours, airport shuttle service, and free Wi-fi. There is a free parking lot close to the hotel as well for those of you planning on renting a car.

The personnel is said to be extremely kind, the location is found very convenient by the guests, and last but not least, the hotel works with a local restaurant where you can order some food easily, their menu is in English as well which is a total relief!

Overall, a very good bargain I say!

Address: Nenehatun, Fatih Cd. no:279, 34275 Arnavutköy/İstanbul

6 – Istanbul Airport Durusu Club Hotel

This is an option for those of you dreaming about a good rest between tiring flights. In fact, Istanbul Airport Durusu Club Hotel is located in a secluded spot in the greenery, 10 minutes away from the airport by taxi.

In fact, it is the ultimate escapade hotel on the list as it is surrounded by nature that will give you a fresh breath of air. This hotel, without a doubt, is a getaway place thanks to its magnificent scenery of the woods at which you can gaze in your rooms. 

The rooms are not luxurious nor very new/modern, yet their view will make you forget its shortcomings. Plus, it is more than enough for a quick stay anyway. The price per night is $30.

You can make use of the paid breakfast option, daily floor services, room service on designated hours, terrace on the ground floor, fireplace on the lobby, beautiful garden, dry cleaning/laundry services, free Wi-Fi, and free parking lot.

Not only the hotel comfortable with a calming atmosphere, but the staff is also praised for their helpfulness.

You also have an airport shuttle service. Not the most ideal one on the list due to the fact that it does not provide as many facilities as the other hotels on the list, yet nonetheless a good option for nature lovers and short stays.

Address: Boyalık, Durusu Park Cd., 34283 Arnavutköy/İstanbul

7 – Istport Hotel

The newest option on our list, Istport Hotel has become a popular spot in such a short time due to its service of good quality. It takes 15 minutes to get here from the airport by taxi.

The rooms are new, minimalistic, and comfortable, not very spacious yet certainly efficient. The minimum price for a room per night is roughly $40.

The facilities include dry cleaning/laundry services, concierge services, free of charge newspaper in the lobby, tour/ticket services, lockers, free of charge open buffet breakfast, free Wi-Fi, and free parking lot.

It has very good commentaries on the staff’s hospitality and friendliness, the excellency of customer service, affordable prices for food, and delicious breakfast.  

On a final note, the hotel is great for its location as well. It is at the center of Arnavutköy, close to various shops you might need to pay a visit. Cheap and chic, I say!

Address: Merkez Mah, Filika Sk. No:15, 34275 Arnavutköy/İstanbul 

8 – Park Inn by Radisson Istanbul Airport Odayeri Hotel

Our next option is a 4-star Radisson branch namely Park Inn by Radisson Istanbul Airport Odayeri Hotel

It is merely 15 minutes away from the airport by taxi. It has the perfect location for those who prefer secluded spots.

As the brand indicates, this is a lavishly comfortable hotel where you can benefit from daily floor services, a restaurant and bar/lounge area, outdoor swimming pool, a night club, free of charge breakfast, a gym, airport shuttle service, terrace on the ground floor, a garden, free Wi-Fi, and free parking lot.

The rooms are very spacious, comfortable, and modern. The design of the hotel is really particular in that it both gives a vibe of luxury and efficiency without appearing extra. Plus, the view itself is pretty alluring, to be honest. 

The minimum price per night, on the other hand, is $100, I guarantee that the service compensates the price you pay. 

Good location, quiet and peaceful environment, great view, and unequaled hospitality! No hesitations guys, this is a winner!

Address: Odayeri, Odayeri Mah. Selcuk, Bey Sk. No. 27, 34076 Eyüpsultan/İstanbul

9 – Menalo Hotel Premium Istanbul Airport

Yet another fancy option on our list, Menalo Hotel Premium Istanbul Airport is a brand-new hotel, only 10 minutes away from the airport by taxi. The hotel consists of apartment blocks resembling a quiet neighborhood. 

The rooms of the hotel are pretty spacious, luminous, and well-designed with a terrific view of the forest! The price per night is roughly $50.

The staff is said to be extremely helpful and hospitable as much as the overall quality of the whole place is remarkably good. Not to mention, their breakfast is very much praised. 

The facilities, on the other hand, include daily floor services, a restaurant, paid breakfast option, airport transfer service, a terrace on the ground floor, coffee service on the lobby, a garden, common sitting area, safe on the reception, dry cleaning/laundry services, free Wi-Fi, and free parking lot. 

If you want to call a cab, the hotel personnel help with that too. If you prefer a top-notch hotel for an exquisite stay this place is the one for you!

Address: Fatih, Dr. Hilmi Demirci Cd. NO:32, 34283 Arnavutköy/İstanbul

10 – Serenity Suites Istanbul Airport

This hotel is relatively farther away than the rest of the hotels on the list, yet it is much more central at the same time.

Located in the Kucukcekmece area 35 minutes away from Istanbul Airport by taxi, Serenity Suites Istanbul Airport functions as the bridge between the city and the airport founded outskirts of it. 

This 15-story hotel has 72 rooms with only one option of Standard Suite. The suites are designed like individual apartment flats which are pretty convenient for families. The rooms are clean, tidy, and well-designed to make you feel at home.

You can also make use of daily floor services, a restaurant, paid breakfast, a terrace on the ground floor, coffee service on the lobby, dry cleaning/laundry services, concierge services, tour/ticket services, free Wi-Fi, and free parking lot.

The minimum price per night is roughly $50. A very good bargain for a pension with really big flats!

Addresse: Halkalı Merkez, Zeynebiye Cd. 107-1, 34303 Küçükçekmece/İstanbul

11 – Air Boss Istanbul Airport and Fair Hotel

Last but not least, 4-star Air Boss Istanbul Airport and Fair Hotel (in the same district as the previous hotel), 26 minutes away from the airport by taxi is the cheapest option meeting our service standards.

The rooms are small but cozy and efficient. The hotel is pretty convenient for short stays. The staff is helpful and kind. The place is quiet and clean.

The minimum price for a room per night is roughly $25 – the cheapest it is! A really distinguished hotel in terms of price-performance indeed!

The perks include daily floor services, a restaurant and bar/lounge area, a terrace on the ground floor, a garden, dry cleaning/laundry services, concierge services, free of charge newspaper in the lobby, tour/ticket services, free Wi-Fi, and free parking lot.

Address: Tevfik Bey, Akkuş Sk. No:1, 34295 Küçükçekmece/İstanbul

A couple of remarks before we depart is that I recommend you choose this district for a short transit stays in that it is a bit far from the city center. Also, keep in mind that prices are highly dependable on the season, demand, and especially the exchange rate.

It goes without saying, the check-in and check-out time might change with the hotel, yet it would be highly flexible in any case as the airport hotels tend to be in that way. Enjoy!

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