Hotels near Auckland Airport

Sometimes you want the convenience of a hotel close to the airport. Whether it’s because you have an early morning departure, or are stuck in Auckland with an overnight layover. You just need an airport hotel. So we’ve sorted through all the airport accommodation options to bring you just the best Hotels near Auckland Airport.

4 star Novotel Auckland Airport Hotel

This 4 star hotel is right next to Auckland International Airport Terminal. It’s literally 20 metres from the hotel to the escalator at the terminal entrance, so if you need to stay near the airport this is the closest and most convenient hotel.

It’s equipped with everything you would expect in a 4 star hotel except for a pool. There’s also not much room outside to play if you’re travelling with children. This is the best hotel for business travelers and late night arrivals, if you need to stay one night at the airport and can afford it this is the best place to be.

5 Star Naumi Hotel Auckland Airport

Distinctive decor is a hallmark of Naumi Hotel Auckland Airport. So the eccentric yet luxurious design is something different to any other hotels on offer close to Auckland Airport. Great for art lovers Naumi boasts a sizeable collection of original artworks. The restaurant is open 6am to 10pm and room service is available 24/7. They’re located only a 5 minute drive from Auckland Airport and they offer a free airport shuttle service.

The only 5 star hotel near the airport, Naumi is great for business travellers and couples heading away on vacation. It has a heated pool and a putting green making it popular with both families and golfers.

Jet Park Auckland Airport Hotel and Conference Centre

A well run family owned gasthof style airport hotel, Jet Park knows its market. They offer a free shuttle to and from the Auckland Airport and they also offer free long term airport parking for New Zealanders who stay overnight before going on holiday. This makes it great value for travelers from outside Auckland departing and returning through Auckland airport. The cost of the hotel is similar to 10 days parking at many park and rides, when you add in the convenience of waking up next to the airport the value seems extraordinary.

It has a large modern conference centre so it is perfect for business travellers and company conferences. Jet Park is also great for families. However if you’re staying in Auckland for a longer holiday then this is not your best choice, you’ll want to be in the CBD. But it’s great for one or two nights if you need to be near the airport.

pool at night at Holiday Inn 4 star hotel Auckland Airport

Great for families. Holiday Inn is close enough to the airport that you don’t need to worry about Auckland traffic if you’re trying to make a flight. It’s built around a courtyard with a pool and an area for children to play. Because of its location and perhaps because it has a nice bar it’s popular with flight crews and business travellers as well. Learn more about their long term parking at Auckland Airport.

Perfect for an overnight stay but if you’re in Auckland for a longer visit you’ll want a hotel near the CBD.

Sudima Hotel Auckland Airport 4 star business trip accommodation

This is a typical 4 star Airport hotel near Auckland Airport. It’s nice enough for an overnight stay as it’s clean and well maintained. Making it great for those on a layover, flight crews and business travellers.

However Sudima Auckland Airport is sandwiched between a major road and an industrial estate, so while it’s nice enough inside and close to the airport, it’s not the most desirable location in Auckland. if you don’t want to eat in the hotel restaurant you’ll need to uber to find something else as there’s nothing better in walking distance.

Cheap Auckland Airport Hotels

IBIS Budget Auckland Airport Hotel

IBIS Budget Hotel Auckland Airport street side, clean well kept 2 star hotel

A cheap 2 star hotel close to the airport. IBIS Budget Auckland Airport is a great option for families travelling on a limited budget. Because it’s an airport hotel it’s better suited to a single night than a long stay.

On the plus side it’s new, clean and well kept, showing 2 star hotels don’t have to be a bad experience.

The location is really good for an airport hotel, it’s next to a small shopping mall and has plenty of cheap dining options in walking distance, great if you want to stretch your legs but don’t have time to go anywhere far. And it’s really close to the airport. Only Novotel Auckland Airport is closer.

Auckland Airport Map

Auckland International Airport (AKL)

Auckland only has one airport. It contains a domestic terminal which is not 24 hours (4:30am to 11:00pm most days) and an international terminal that is open 24/7, 365 days a year. The international terminal is well served with places to eat at a variety of price points both before and after customs control. There is also plenty of duty free shopping with both international brands and souvenirs.

Cheap Accommodation Near Auckland Airport

If you’re desperate you can sleep on the benches at the airport but you’ll be much happier choosing one of the great Auckland Airport hotels above. There are also a number of low quality 2 and 3 star hotels, motels and even a backpackers. Sometime when flights are delayed and all of the above options are full you may need to resort to one of these budget Auckland Airport accommodation options.

Auckland International Airport arrivals and departures

5 Star Hotel at Auckland International Airport

There isn’t currently a 5 star hotel at Auckland International airport, however there is one under construction. The 5 star Te Arikinui Pullman Hotel is scheduled to open in 2022. Until then your best option is Novotel Auckland Airport if you must stay at the airport. Naumi Auckland Airport is the only other luxury hotel close to the airport.