Hotel nearby Hong Kong International Airport

For those looking for an Airport Hotel in Hong Kong, here are some excellent choices that will more than fit the typical needs for an overnight stopover or long layover between flights.

They are also perfect for that early morning departure, or yikes, if your flight is cancelled or you have missed your connection.

Hong Kong International Airport or Chek Lap Kok Airport is located in Lantau Island, it’s about a 40 minute taxi ride into the city, or a 24-minute train ride with the Airport Express. Transportation into the city is easy and convenient from the airport and also from any of the airport area hotels. Airport hotel prices are often but not necessarily more affordable than a comparable hotel at the city.

There are few hotel offer the best location affordable price:

 

1. Regal Airport Hotel Hong Kong

The Regal Airport Hotel is the ultimate in airport convenience, you can literally walk from your hotel room to your airport terminal without breaking a sweat.

The hotel is connected to the airport via a covered walkway, which makes it ideal for that quick overnight stay, or if you are having to catch an early morning flight, as it is literally a 5-minute walk away from the airport.

Let’s have a look the advantages and disadvantages of Regal Airport Hotel.

Advantages: 

There is only 5 mins walking distance to the airport HKIA. Besides that, Disneyland family packages are available which include free shuttle transportation to the park. The most interesting part of this hotel is you can always see the planes take off and landing as this is super nearby the airport.

Disadvantages: 

The room WIFI is pretty expensive which is charged per number of services. To overcome this issue, you can booking their WIFI directly through their websites.

 

2. Novotel Citygate Airport Hotel

The Novotel Citygate Hotel is located at the Tung Chung complex which includes all within easy 2 to 5 minute walks: the Citygate Outlet Mall, the Tung Chung MTR station and the Ngong Ping Cable Car lower terminus station. This location makes it an ideal hotel, specially if you have some time before catching that flight, for getting to/from the city, do a little shopping at the Outlet Mall, or exploring some of Lantau Island, for example the Big Buddha. The airport is convenient as well, only a 5-minute shuttle ride away.

Let’s have a look the advantages and disadvantages of Novotel Citygate Airport Hotel.

Advantages:

Free airport shuttle that runs every 15 minutes from 6:00 am – 11:45 pm. The ride takes only 5 minutes, it’s that close and convenient. From the airport, go to the arrivals area hotel desk, Novotel is B16, they will direct you to the area where you catch the shuttle. Besides that, there is the beautiful views of the mountains, the sea and the surrounding islands from the upper rooms. Also, Hong Kong Disneyland family packages are available that include free shuttle transportation to the park, Disneyland tickets, buffet breakfast, etc.

Another interesting benefit is the hotel have excellent transportation hub with easy access to:

  • Central or Tsim Sha Tsui, a 35-40 minute MTR ride, which is cheaper than the Airport Express trains into the city.
  • Big Buddha and Ngong Ping Cable Car, the terminal is a five minute walk from the hotel, the cable car ride takes about 20 minutes.
  • Hong Kong Disneyland with the MTR, only two MTR stations away and a ride in our favourite MTR Mickey line!

The hotel also provide the free shuttle to Asia-World Expo, a major Convention and Exhibition venue. Lastly, Citygate Outlet Mall also provide various choice of restaurants, cafes, grocery store, and over 90 designer factory outlets offering the latest in fashion, sports, beauty and home. Inside the mall also have the cinema.

Disadvantages: 

In-room WiFi is expensive. You can get free WiFi if you are a member of the Accor Hotel Group, membership is free, so definitely worth doing if you are staying here!

 

3. Hong Kong SkyCity Marriott Airport Hotel

The SkyCity Marriott is another comfortable choice with great ammenities and convenience to the airport in Hong Kong.

This hotel is connected via a walkway to the AsiaWorld Expo, one of Hong Kong’s main exhibition, concert, and convention venue.

The free shuttles to the airport run every 20 minutes and whisk you there in less than 10 minutes.

There is also a shuttle to the Tung Chung transport hub every 30 minutes, where you can connect to the rest of the city attractions and Lantau Island.

Let’s have a look the advantages and disadvantages of Novotel Citygate Airport Hotel.

Advantages:

Firstly, the hotel provide free airport shuttle that runs every 20 minutes from 5:00 am – midnight. The ride takes less than 10 minutes, it’s that close and convenient. From the airport, go to the arrivals area hotel desk, SkyCity Marriott is B05, they will direct you to the area where you catch the shuttle. As per previous hotels introduced, Marriott Aiport hotel also provide free shuttle transportation to Hong Kong Disneyland and free WIFI at the lobby and public area. The most interesting part of this hotel is Marriott hotel is the adjacent to AsiaWorld Expo, a main event and concert venue in Hong Kong, so if you’re just in for that Jacky Cheung concert and flying out the next day, this is the hotel for you.

Disadvantages: 

In-room WiFi is expensive. You can get free in-room WiFi if you are a member of the Marriott Rewards programme.

 

What we should choose for ?

  • Convenience to the airport only, just want to rest awhile and get back to catch a flight: the Regal Aiport Hotel
  • Have some time and want to get into the city?
    • The Novotel with the Tung Chung MTR line, MTR station within 2-minute walk and MTR is cheaper than the train.
    • The Regal’s option with the Airport Express is pricier, you catch the Airport Express train at the Airport, also a short walk.
    • The Marriott has two options: via pricier Airport Express station at the adjacent AsiaWorld complex, or take the free shuttle to Tung Chung and the cheaper MTR.
  • For shopping: the Novotel with the CitiGate Outlet Mall just an escalator ride away
  • For visiting Disneyland? Check which one has the best vacation package at the time of your visit. They all offer free shuttles to the park.