Hotels Close to the Munich Airport in Germany

by Patrick M. Lind
A view over the rooftops of Munich

A view over the rooftops of Munich

münchen image by Alta.C from

As the Munich Airport is located about 23 miles outside of the city center, staying at a hotel near the airport can make your arrival/departure day less stressful. Guests can choose from various chain hotels close by, or stay in one of the two hotels that are located right on the airport property within walking distance to the terminals.

Kempinski Hotel Airport Munich

Situated between Terminals 1 and 2 at the Munich Airport, connected by a covered walkway, the Kempinski Hotel Airport Munich gives easy access to all airport facilities. Its elegant contemporary design provokes a modern cosmopolitan ambiance. All rooms and suites include soundproof windows and blackout curtains allowing for a quiet sleep amid the lively airport. Hotel facilities include a spa and wellness area with indoor swimming pool and fitness room as well as a restaurant, bar and lobby cafe.

Hotel Novotel Muenchen Airport

Guests of the Novotel Muenchen Airport sleep in 257 rooms directly at the airport area. White and natural tones, large panorama windows and wooden furniture create a light and airy atmosphere throughout the rooms, which also feature standard amenities. A wellness area with sauna and fitness room encourage relaxation before and after a flight. On-site gastronomy features a restaurant with sun terrace serving breakfast, lunch and dinner and a lobby bar. The hotel has kid friendly facilities like a playground, children’s library and a kids menu.

Holiday Inn Express Munich Airport

Travelers from the airport can conveniently reach the Holiday Inn Express Munich Airport in just five minutes with the hotel’s shuttle service. They enter to a contemporary interior with modern furniture and warm welcoming colors. Spacious rooms with panorama windows, selected art paintings, flat-screen TVs and wireless Internet access create an elegant and homey atmosphere. A complimentary breakfast that starts at 4 a.m. comes included. The hotel does not have its own restaurant, but guests can grab a bite at several restaurants and beer gardens within half a mile from the hotel.

Moevenpick Hotel Munich Airport

The traditional Swiss Moevenpick chain provides an elegant and luxurious stay 2.5 miles from the airport. Guests sleep in 165 comfortable rooms that feature a chic interior design with white and pastel colors. A fitness area with gym, sauna and steam bath offer opportunity for recreation. The on-site restaurant with a show kitchen serves Bavarian, Swiss and international cuisine in an all season patio with palm trees. The hotel provides a shuttle service to and from the airport.

About the Author

Patrick M. Lind has been freelance writing since 2007 and has worked as an editor and journalist for He received a Master of Arts in history from the University of Amsterdam in the Netherlands and has traveled extensively throughout the United States, Europe, Asia and Middle East.

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