Sleeping in Airports

Samaná Airport Guide

Whether you have a layover, overnight sleepover or you are just quickly passing through, our Samana 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.

Airport Overview

To help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, here is a quick run-down about what to expect during your time at Samaná Airport.

What to Expect

Samaná Airport has a small, fairly new terminal that handles a variety of regional and international routes. Amenities include a variety eateries, cafes, and shops. Free WiFi helps pass the time, though you may need to sign up for an account. Economy class passengers can pay to enter an airport lounge. See Airport Lounges in the airport guide below for location and access information.

Where to Sleep

We have no reviews from travellers who have slept at this airport. If you’ve visited recently, please write a review to help future travellers! For uninterrupted sleep, hotels are in the vicinity. See our Airport Hotels section below for more info.

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.

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 through a lounge membership program (ie. Priority Pass). 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!

If sleeping in Samaná Airport does not appeal to you, there are hotels near the airport:

  • Casa Grande Beach Hotel – (28 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates
  • Resort Costa Las Ballenas – (25 minutes from the airport) Private Airport transfers are available upon request. Cost is approx. $70.00USD. » Check Rates
  • Hotel Palococo – (25 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates

To see more options there is a list of hotels near Samaná Airport on Tripadvisor that can be sorted by price, distance, traveller rating and popularity.

According to an airport user in October 2018, WiFi is not available at Samaná Airport.

Baggage Carts – Need a hand with your luggage? Baggage carts are available free of charge.

Currency Exchange – Foreign exchange services are available.

Duty Free & Shopping – Duty Free is available as well as small selection of others shops including a mini-market.

Food & Drinks – There are a variety of restaurants and coffee shops located both landside and airside. There is a food court located on the 3rd Level.

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.

Pharmacy – A pharmacy can be found on Level 2.

Rest Zones – Not available.

Showers – Not available.

Smoking – Permitted in the smoking lounge in the South Lounge (airside), other than that all smoking must take place outside of the airport.

As of this update, we were unable to confirm airport hours of operation. If you know the airport hours, click here to update this airport guide.

As of July 2019, Samaná airport is served by the following airlines: Air Canada/Rouge • Air Transat • Jetblue • Travel Service • West Jet • White Airways.


Both public and privately-owned bus lines serve the airport, offering connections to downtown Samana and beyond.

Car Rentals

Car rental agencies are available onsite. No further information is available at this time.


Taxis are readily available for hire in the ground transportation area of the airport.

Last updated: 2019-08-02

This guide is for informational purposes only to assist with your planning.  All information, including rates and hours, are 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 web sites. 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.