Sleeping in Airports

Hanimaadhoo Airport Guide

Whether you have a layover, overnight sleepover or you are just quickly passing through, our Hanimaadhoo Airport Guide is a great place to start planning your visit.  Here, you’ll find information on services and facilities available inside the airport – including details about airport lounges, WiFi, mobile charging points, lockers, 24-hour food options, nearby hotels, and everything in between.

HAQ Airport Overview

hanimaadhoo airport guideTo help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, here is a quick run-down of what to expect during your time at Hanimaadhoo International Airport.

What to Expect

Hanimaadhoo Airport (code: HAQ) consists of small terminal that connects passengers to destinations in the Maldives and India.  Amenities and things to do are limited, but there is WiFi and one airport lounge with showers are available. See our Airport Lounges section for location and rates.

Sleeping in Hanimaadhoo Airport

We do not yet have any sleep-related airport reviews. For uninterrupted sleep, there are hotels near the airport that provide airport shuttles. See locations in the Airport Hotels section below or read some traveller airport reviews for more tips.

To help us keep this guide up-to-date, you can add or update information or write a review to submit airport tips and photos.  For more airport information continue scrolling down to explore more in our Hanimaadhoo Airport Guide.

In this guide we may refer to locations as “landside” and “airside”. Landside is the public area of the terminal located in the non-secure zone, before security. Airside is the secure area of the terminal that you must reach by going through security.  For more information on Europe’s Schengen Area, click here.

Airport Lounges

Pay-per-use, Single Visit Passes & Lounge Memberships

Regardless of what class of service you are flying, there is a lounge that you can enter by purchasing a lounge pass or through a lounge membership program. Visit the individual lounge page for more details about the lounge itself and to also find out how you can gain lounge access with just an economy class ticket!

  • Kashimaa Lounge – Location: Airside, near Gates 4-6. Showers are available. Lounge Access: Prepaid lounge pass • Lounge membership programs.

Related Pages: Hanimaadhoo Airport Lounges

Airport Hotels

If sleeping in Hanimaadhoo airport sounds like a nightmare, the hotels in town are a short drive away.  Visit Tripadvisor to see a list of hotels in Hanimaadhoo, search deals and read traveller reviews.

Airport WiFi/Internet

WiFi is available at Hanimaadhoo Airport inside the Kashimaa Lounge. At the time of this update, the availability of WiFi elsewhere in the airport is unknown.

More Services, Facilities & Things To Do On A Layover At The Airport

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Not available.

Mobile Charging – At the time of this update, we did not have any information about mobile charging availability. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.

Rest Zones – There are no dedicated sleeping areas, quiet areas or rest zones. If this information has changed, click here to update this guide.

Showers – Showers are available inside the Kashimaa Lounge. [ see Airport Lounges above ]

SIM Cards – A reader has asked us to include where to buy SIM Cards. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.

Airport Hours

As of this update, we were unable to confirm airport hours of operation. We recommend that you read a few reviews before deciding to sleep in the airport overnight. If you know the airport hours, click here to update this airport guide and we will update this airport guide.


Hanimaadhoo airport is served by the following airline: Maldavian.

Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Hotel Shuttles

All area hotels offer shuttle service to and from HAQ airport. Contact your hotel of choice for availability and details.  See also Airport Hotels above.

Last updated: 2022-10-28

This guide is for informational purposes only to assist with your planning.  All information, including rates and hours, is subject to change at any time without notice.   The information in this airport guide is based on information collected and/or received from the airports, lounges, hotels, transportation providers, and their websites. We are not representatives of any of the above-mentioned service providers. To report errors or to add/update any items mentioned in the guide: update the airport guide or  write a review.