Sleeping in Airports

Athens Airport Hotels

  • Transit Hotel

    Transit Hotel

  • Airport Hotels

    Airport Hotels

  • Day Rooms

    Day Use Rooms

  • Airport Hotels

    Hotel Shuttles

  • Sleep Pods

    Sleep Pods

  • Rest Zones

    Rest Zones

Quick Facts

  • Free Rest Zones: No
  • Sleep Cabins & Pods: No
  • Day Rooms: Yes
  • Nearest Hotel: Within 5 minutes drive from airport

When faced with an extended layover or early morning departure at Athens Airport, many sleepy travelers resign themselves to sleeping slouched over in a chair or stretched out on the cold floor until boarding time. For others, a place to freshen up and get restful sleep within close proximity to the airport is a necessity. While Athens Airport is rather limited in nearby accommodations, if time and budget allows, there are a few options are available.

Whether you need a room for a few hours or overnight, the information we have compiled below can help you find nearby hotels that offer day rooms and free airport shuttle service.

Of course, if you prefer to sleep in the airport terminal, we’ve got you covered there as well! Visit our Athens Airport Guide to find out how to survive a layover or night inside the airport.

Day rooms near Athens Airport

There are no hotels directly inside the Athens Airport, but the Sofitel Athens Airport is located only 50 meters from the main terminal. The spa at this hotel is also open to non-guests, offering facials, body treatments, massages, manicures, and more. » Check Rates

The following airports offer day rooms. Book in person or by phone.

HotelDay-Use Room HoursShuttle
Sofitel Athens Airport12:00PM - 6:00PMNot necessary
Holiday Inn Athens Airport 11:00AM - 6:00PMHourly

*Subject to availability and local taxes. Rates as of April 2017. Contact the hotel for current rates.

Hotels near Athens Airport with Free Shuttles

Peri’s Hotel (10 minutes from airport) offers free airport transfers on request. » Check Rates

The Holiday Inn Athens Airport (10 minutes from airport) runs a free 24-hour shuttle every hour on the hour. » Check Rates

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

This guide is for informational purposes only to assist with your planning.  We are not representatives of the hotels listed on this page.  All information, including hotel amenities, shuttle availability and rates, are subject to change at any time without notice.   To report errors or to add/update any items mentioned in the guide, click here.