Sleeping in Airports

Miami Airport Hotels

  • Transit Hotel

    Transit Hotel

  • Airport Hotels

    Airport Hotel

  • Day Rooms

    Day Use Rooms

  • Hotel Shuttles

    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: In-Terminal

When faced with an unexpected flight delay or long layover at the airport, many exhausted travelers resign themselves to sleeping slouched over in a chair or stretched out on the cold floor until boarding time. For travelers with the time or desire for real sleep, the good news is that there are many hotels near Miami Airport, including one inside the terminal.

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 Miami Airport Guide to find out how to survive a layover or night in the airport.

Hotels Inside the Terminal

If you are in transit and have the necessary documentation to pass through US immigration, head to the hotel located in the public area of the terminal. The Miami International Airport Hotel is located on the pre-secure zone of Concourse E, Level 2, in the Departures area. Day rooms are available from 10:00AM – 6:00PM; book directly at the front desk, depending on availability.

Day Rooms Near Miami Airport

Your closest day room at Miami Airport is the Miami International Airport Hotel, located inside the terminal at Concourse E, Level 2. Day rooms are available between 10:00AM and 6:00PM, and can be booked at the front desk. » Check Rates

The following hotels in proximity to Miami Airport also offer day rooms for travelers on a long delay or layover. Day rooms should be booked in person or by phone.

HotelDay-Use Room HoursShuttle
Miami International Airport Hotel10:00AM - 6:00PMNot necessary
Sheraton Miami Airport Hotel10:00AM - 6:00PMYes
Homewood Suites by Hilton Miami Airport/Blue Lagoon10:00AM - 4:00PMYes
Pullman Miami Airport9:00AM - 5:00PMYes
*Subject to availability and local taxes. Rates as of April 2017. Contact the hotel for current rates.

Hotels near Miami Airport with Free Shuttles

The following hotels offer free airport shuttle service to guests. Hotel shuttle stops for pick-up and drop-off are located at D, E, H and J on the upper (Departure) level of the airport.

The Sheraton Miami Airport Hotel (5 minutes from airport) offers free airport shuttle service, running every 20 minutes from 5:00AM to midnight, and every 30 minutes after hours. For airport pick-up, flag down the shuttle from the median passenger pick-up lane on Level 2 (Departures), near Door 5. » Check Rates

The Holiday Inn Express & Suites Miami Airport and Intermodal Area (7 minutes from airport) offers free airport shuttle service runs from 6:00AM – 11:00PM. » Check Rates

The Red Roof Plus+ Miami Airport (8 minutes from airport) runs free airport shuttles daily from 5:00AM to 12:30AM,  and a one-way shuttle to the Port of Miami Cruise Port ($5.00 fee). Note that the shuttle does not pick up from the Port of Miami. » Check Rates

The Embassy Suites Miami International Airport Hotel (8 minutes from airport) offers free 24-hour airport shuttle service that runs every 30 – 45 minutes. Shuttle also provides service to surrounding area within a 3-mile radius. » Check Rates

The Element Miami International Airport (8 minutes from airport) provides a free 24-hour airport shuttle service. » Check Rates

The Best Western Premier Miami International Airport Hotel & Suites (12 minutes from airport) provides a free 24-hour airport shuttle, departing every 30 minutes. The shuttle departs from the 2nd floor on the curb side between Doors 6 & 7. » Check Rates

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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.