10 Best Airport Hotels in Phoenix: Convenient, Traveler-Friendly Stays

The best Phoenix airport hotels offer convenience, amenities and an oasis of calm and relaxation. That's exactly what visitors will find at our number one pick, Aloft Phoenix - Airport. This boutique chain is known for its stylish digs, modern tech-centric design, hip clientele and 24-hour snack pantry. The combination of ultra-modern design and business traveler-friendly amenities make this a destination for both work and play.

If you're looking for resort-style amenities within easy reach of Sky Harbor Airport is Courtyard by Marriott Phoenix Airport, a 122-room hotel featuring a modern lobby, business center, and a restaurant serving healthy options for breakfast, lunch or dinner. Starbucks coffee, a fabulous pool, and complimentary airport shuttle make this an excellent choice for the discriminating traveler.

If you're looking for a hotel convenient to the Phoenix airport that offers plenty of perks, check out the Drury Inn & Suites Phoenix Airport. The hotel hosts a daily "Kickback" from 3 pm to 10 pm where guests can enjoy free all-you-can eat and drink popcorn and soda. As if that weren't enough, hungry travelers can enjoy a complimentary hot breakfast with Belgian waffles, scrambled eggs, biscuits and gravy, sausage, French toast and other morning favorites.

Finally, another good budget option is the Country Inn & Suites Phoenix Airport at Tempe. This modern hotel is located in a quiet business zone, but only a short drive away from downtown Tempe. 


The Residence Inn Phoenix Airport is a comfortable business-class hotel located near Sky Harbor International Airport. The hotel is convenient to downtown Phoenix and Tempe, and features plenty of amenities for weary travelers. There is a modern lobby, spacious guest rooms with complimentary wireless internet, flat-panel TVs with premium cable channels, and premium bath amenities. Hotel guests enjoy a complimentary daily hot breakfast buffet and evening social hour every Monday to Wednesday. The hotel also offers a free shuttle to Sky Harbor and the Valley Metro Light Rail, connecting you to the shopping, dining and nightlife of downtown Phoenix and Tempe.

Looking for a budget stay that's convenient to Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport and Arizona State University? The Country Inn & Suites is a good option. The hotel offers free high-speed Internet access, a modern fitness center, complimentary shuttle service to the airport, an outdoor pool, laundry facilities, complimentary snacks and spacious rooms. In the morning, enjoy a complimentary free breakfast at the hotel's "Be Our Guest" hot buffet, featuring waffles, scrambled eggs, fresh fruit, yogurt parfait, bacon and sausage. Rooms are equipped with a 37-inch flat screen TV, microwave and a mini fridge. There is also a business center so you can keep working while on the road.

The Hilton Garden Inn Phoenix Airport is conveniently located just four miles away from downtown Tempe, and six miles from downtown Phoenix. The hotel offers a complimentary on-demand shuttle to Sky Harbor International Airport. This hotel also runs complimentary shuttles to and from downtown Tempe (home to Arizona State University) and the Metro light rail station until 1:00 am. Guest rooms are modern and spacious, and there are plenty of amenities, including a heated outdoor pool and modern fitness center. Enjoy a cooked-to-order breakfast at The Garden Grille & Bar, or a snack from the 24-hour Pavilion Pantry. Business travelers can stay productive with a 24-hour business center that offers secure, remote printing from your guest room.

DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Phoenix

The Doubletree by Hilton Hotel is less than two miles from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport, and conveniently located five miles from downtown Phoenix and a short drive from Tempe. The Doubletree offers complimentary airport shuttle service and the Metro Light Rail System just one block away. Amenities include free wifi and a complimentary breakfast buffet at Belvedere's American Grill, which serves a range of modern American favorites in a casual setting. Guests can relax at the outdoor pool or unwind with a workout in the fully-equipped fitness center. The spacious guestrooms include a private bedroom and a separate seating area with sofa bed.

The Holiday Inn Phoenix Airport is located just 1.5 miles from Sky Harbor International Airport and offers numerous amenities for visitors. The hotel offers 24-hour free airport shuttle, free Wi-Fi, a full restaurant and lounge bar, a business center, fitness center, outdoor pool and spa, and over 3,000 square feet of meeting space. The hotel is convenient to Arizona State University, Mill Avenue and downtown Tempe, the Desert Botanical Garden, and Arizona Mills Mall. The hotel also offers free shuttle service to the nearby Metro Light Rail Station, and shuttle service to Mill Avenue is provided from 12 noon to 12 midnight.

The Hampton Inn Phoenix-Airport North hotel offers free 24-hour shuttle service to Sky Harbor International Airport and the Phoenix Light Rail. The hotel is also convenient to downtown Tempe, home to Arizona State University and the Mill Avenue shopping and dining district. Every guest room has free WiFi, a mini-refrigerator and microwave, and a 37-inch flat-panel TV. Guests can also start their day with Hampton's free hot breakfast, or if you're in a hurry, grab one of the free Hampton On the Run Breakfast Bags, which are available on Mondays through Fridays. The hotel also features meeting space with room for 50 guests, as well as a 24-hour business center. When you're not running, enjoy an invigorating workout in the hotel fitness center and an outdoor pool.

The Drury Inn & Suites Phoenix Airport is a haven for weary travelers. The hotel, located conveniently next to Sky Harbor International Airport, offers a free hot breakfast, free wireless Internet and long distance calls. The Drury Inn also hosts a daily "Kickback" from 3 pm to 10 pm where guests can enjoy free popcorn and soda. The hot breakfast features Belgian waffles, biscuits & gravy, scrambled eggs, french toast, sausage and other comfort food favorites. There is a 24-hour business center, as well as an outdoor whirlpool and spa for relaxing. All rooms have microwaves and refrigerators, flat panel LCD televisions, and free in-room coffee service.


Located just one mile from the Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport, the Hilton Phoenix Airport offers complimentary 24-hour airport transportation. The hotel is also convenient to Arizona State University and the restaurants, shopping and nightlife of downtown Tempe. The business traveler-friendly hotel features WiFi access in each guest room (fee may apply), a complimentary business center, and on-site Hertz Car Rental service. Guests can also upgrade to a top-floor Executive Level room for extra perks, including Executive Lounge access, complimentary breakfast daily, and a nightly cocktail reception with snacks and discounted drinks. The hotel is home to Rennick's Restaurant, which features continental cuisine with a Southwestern twist. For drinks, there is also a lounge, the Rimrock Bar & Grille.

The Courtyard by Marriott Phoenix Airport features business-class amenities for a comfortable stay in a convenient location. The hotel offers free shuttle service to and from Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport and downtown Tempe, home to Arizona State University. Guests at this 122-room hotel can enjoy breakfast, lunch or dinner at The Bistro, which offers healthy choices, a variety of breakfast and dinner options, an evening bar, and Starbucks coffee. The new, state-of-the-art lobby offers free Wi-Fi and complimentary high-speed internet is available in all guest rooms. There is also a business center, pool and fitness facilities on site, making this a good choice for both business and leisure travelers.


Colorful and modern, Aloft Phoenix-Airport is a boutique hotel that stands out from the pack of cookie cutter accommodations in this part of town. Relax and mingle in the WXYZ Bar, grab a snack in the Re:fuel 24-hour pantry lounge, and enjoy free wifi throughout the stylish premises. Back in your room, prepare for a restful respite with help from the Aloft signature rooms, featuring custom bath amenities from Bliss Spa, comfy signature beds, and convenient plug and play stations for charging up your phone and other electronics. Sleek 42" LCD TVs are standard in every room. The hip, ultra-modern ambiance, coupled with business traveler-friendly amenities, make this an excellent choice for either work or play.


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