It’s no secret that a flight to Sydney, Australia might be on the extremely long side of the scale. If you’re like me and have trouble getting a good rest on the flight and also have an extended layover (or unforeseen layover) in Sydney, then scoping out the nearby hotels to the Sydney Airport may be a priority. With a quick taxi ride, you can be checked in and relaxing in your private hotel room in a matter of minutes if you choose from the list of hotels below:
>> You might be interested in reading more on getting from Sydney Airport to Sydney.
Hotels within 3 Kilometers of Sydney Airport
Stamford Plaza Sydney Airport
This 5 star hotel is literally walking distance from the domestic terminal of Sydney airport and a short shuttle ride ($6) from the international. Amenities include a roof-top lap pool, gymnasium, sauna, jacuzzi, concierge and the quieting effects of sound resistant glass windows in all the rooms. The Stamford Plaza Sydney Airport offers 315 guest rooms ranging from standard rooms to suites.
Holiday Inn Sydney Airport
The beauty of the Holiday Inn Sydney Airport hotel is the fact that it is located just a 5 minute distance from both the domestic and international terminals. Features include luxury guest rooms, a gym and sauna, meeting rooms and a close proximity to the Mascot train station.
Formule 1 St. Peters
The Formule 1 in St. Peters offers a more basic accommodation option within 10 minutes of the airport. This accommodation is much cheaper, but has few amenities to boast except for air conditioning and pay as you go WiFi access.
Mercure Sydney Airport
The Mercure Sydney Airport is a drive of less than 2 kilometers from the Sydney Airport to the hotel’s location of Wolli Creek. The hotel features 271 guest rooms, outdoor swimming pool, tennis courts, gymnasium and 24 hour room service.
Hotel Ibis Sydney Airport
The Hotel Ibis Sydney Airport is located a quick 1 kilometer from the domestic terminal and 3 kilometers from the international. The hotel features 200 guest rooms, parking, business services and WiFi (paid service).
Hotels within 5 Kilometers of Sydney Airport
Medina Classic Chippendale
The Medina Classice in Chippendale is closer to the Sydney CBD, but it is much closer to the Sydney Aiport (especially when you factor in traffic) than Circular Quay. The Medina Classic features apartment style accommodation from studios to 2 bedroom units.
Airport Sydney International Inn
Airport Sydney International Inn is a 3 star accommodation located in Wolli Creek. Hotel features include free parking 24 hour reception and Internet access. Shuttles to and from the airport are available at a small fee.
The Addison Hotel is more like a serviced apartment complex located in the Kensington suburb. The rooms feature 24 hour reception, free parking and air conditioning. Rooms come with a private balcony and optional breakfast service.
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