Atlanta Hotels at the Airport

by Mary Freeman

The Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport is the only large-scale airport in Atlanta, Georgia, which is surrounded by an array of chain hotels. As a group, these hotels have limited range in size and services; most of them offer shuttle services to and from the airport, and feature swimming pool access and basic amenities.

SpringHill Suites Atlanta Airport Gateway

The SpringHill Suites Atlanta Airport Gateway is a AAA three diamond Marriott hotel with 147 rooms an six floors. Each of the hotel's rooms feature emerald and sky-blue color schemes and clean line. Continental breakfasts are complimentary, the on-site restaurant, SpringHill, serves American cuisine. A indoor swimming pool and towels are available for guest use, as is the on-site fitness room. Meetings may take place in the two conference rooms, which each have 350 square feet of floor space.

Days Inn Atlanta Airport

The Days Inn Atlanta Airport is a budget hotel that offers shuttle services to and from the Atlanta Airport. Each of the Days Inn's rooms are designed with a muted color palette and highlights of red. High-speed Internet access is available throughout the hotel, and a fitness center and conference space is exclusively for guest use. The hotel allows well-behaved pets into the hotel and rooms.

Atlanta Airport Marriott Gateway

The Atlanta Airport Marriott Gateway is home to seven floors, 385 guest rooms and 18 luxury suites. Each room is elegantly appointed with shamrock green furniture and rich, dark wooden cupboards and marble bathrooms. Suite guests gain access to a private lounge area, and business groups can use the 12,000-square-foot conference space.

Hyatt Place Atlanta Airport-South

Spacious, clean-lined guest rooms highlight the Hyatt Place Atlanta Airport-South, with its stylish green and brown color scheme. Each room has a 42-inch flat screen TVs with HD channels, granite bathrooms and large desk. Dining at the Hyatt Place comes in the form of free continental breakfasts, to-go pizzas and sandwiches from the Guest Kitchen and baked goods from the Bakery Cafe.

Holiday Inn Express Atlanta Airport

The Holiday Inn Express holds 162 guest room, all but seven of which are non-smoking. All rooms come with cable television, small refrigerator and paper delivery every morning. Available to all guests are a fitness center, lounge area for sitting and an outdoor pool. An unstaffed business center is complete with PC's, high-speed Internet access and printers.

Hampton Inn Atlanta-Airport

The Hampton Inn Atlanta-Airport is a AAA Three Diamond hotel with 128 rooms. Rooms are generally basic at this Hampton Inn, with a gold and red color scheme and basic amenities, though beverages and breakfast are complimentary. A pool is located centrally outside. Cribs and highchairs are available upon request. Guests staying two nights at this hotel may stay a third night for free.

The Westin Atlanta Airport

The largest hotel nearby the Atlanta airport, the Westin Hotel haa 500 guest rooms, each with a large flat-screen with in-room movies, bath amenities, and a cribs and dog beds are available upon request. Guests also may rent computers and store valuables in safety deposit boxes at the front desk. Two restaurants in the hotel serve American food for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

About the Author

Mary Freeman is a freelance writer. She has held several editorial positions at the print publication, "The Otter Realm." She traveled throughout Europe, which ultimately resulted in an impromptu move to London, where she stayed for eight months. This life experience inspired her to pursue travel writing. Freeman received a degree in human communication from California State University.