Hotels Near the Hartsfield Atlanta Airport

by Baldwin Ellis
Atlanta's Turner Field is nestled on the edge of downtown, about eight miles north of Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport.

Atlanta's Turner Field is nestled on the edge of downtown, about eight miles north of Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport.

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Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport — a major domestic and international gateway 10 miles south of Atlanta — is surrounded by several hotels that offer accommodations for business and leisure travelers. The hotels range from budget-friendly accommodations that include cost-saving amenities to upscale properties for discerning travelers. Atlanta airport hotels are within minutes of shopping districts, corporate headquarters, restaurants and highways that provide access to downtown attractions and the city’s suburbs.

Wellesley Inn Atlanta Airport

The Wellesley Inn Atlanta Airport Hotel is a budget-friendly property within three miles of the airport. The hotel is within two miles of the Georgia International Convention Center, public golfing at College Park Municipal Golf Course and downtown College Park, which offers street-level restaurants and College Park MARTA subway station. Accommodations consist of traditionally decorated guest rooms with complimentary Wi-Fi access, sofas and private balconies. Amenities include Giovanni’s Italian Kitchen, serving up rib eye steaks, grouper, pasta dishes, tiramisu and cheesecake as well as offering an extensive wine list; an outdoor pool and complimentary airport shuttle service are also available on site.

SpringHill Suites Atlanta Airport Gateway

The SpringHill Suites Atlanta Airport Gateway is a modern hotel that is connected to the airport via the ATL SkyTrain. The ATL SkyTrain is an automated people mover that shuttles guests from the hotel to the airport within five minutes. The people mover runs 24-hours a day and also provides access to the Airport MARTA subway station, Georgia International Convention Center and the Consolidated Rental Car Facility. Accommodations consist of guest suites with vibrant decors, iPod docks, soundproof windows and separate sitting areas behind privacy walls. Hotel facilities include a restaurant, fitness center and indoor pool, while complimentary amenities consist of a breakfast buffet and parking.

Sheraton Gateway Hotel Atlanta Airport

The Sheraton Gateway Hotel Atlanta Airport is mid-rise hotel within one mile of the airport and near Interstates 85 and 285, which provide access to downtown Atlanta attractions and the eastern, northern and western suburbs. Accommodations consist of smoke-free rooms with modern furnishings and floor-to-ceiling windows; heated indoor and outdoor pools, complimentary airport shuttle service and 1900 Grill, a casual eatery serving American cuisine. The hotel also offers airport parking packages that will reduce the likelihood of missing your flight. The park-and-fly package includes overnight accommodations, round-trip airport shuttle service and secure parking up to eight days.

Westin Atlanta Airport

The Westin Atlanta Airport is an upscale property about one mile from the airport and within a five-minute drive of a range of restaurants on Virginia Avenue, the corporate headquarters of Delta Airlines and Chick-Fil-A; Camp Creek MarketPlace and the Georgia International Convention Center. Guest rooms are colorful and include iPod docks, contemporary furnishings and private bathrooms with pedestal sinks. Specialty accommodations include “WestinWORKOUT” guest rooms with cardio equipment and workout DVDs and 99 percent, allergen-free “PURE” rooms. Amenities include on-site dining at Palio restaurant, which offers fried oysters and rack of lamb; a state-of-the-art fitness center with cardio theater and circuit weights; indoor and outdoor pools; and complimentary airport shuttle service.

About the Author

Based in Atlanta, Baldwin Ellis has been a writer since 2007. He covers fitness, mental health and travel, with work appearing in print and online publications such as Scazu Fitness and USA Today Travel Tips. Ellis holds a Master of Arts in community psychology.

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