The best of Paris CDG Airport hotels


Charles de Gaulle (CDG) airport hotels are perfect for travelers looking for some rest between flights. These hotels also make a great home-base for exploring cities and suburbs north of Paris, such as  Saint-Denis and Chantilly.

Get some rest at a nearby Paris CDG Airport hotel. Image credit: damircudic/iStock
Get some rest at a nearby Paris CDG Airport hotel. Image credit: damircudic/iStock

Charles de Gaulle (CDG) airport, located just northeast of Paris, is the busiest airport in France and the second busiest airport in all of Europe. This 12.5-square-mile facility handles more than 72 million passengers each year and offers more than 300 non-stop flights to points throughout Europe, the Middle East, and beyond.

Benefits of Paris CDG Hotels

There are a number of good reasons to stay at one of the many Paris CDG airport hotels. The collection of hotels are extremely convenient if you have an early morning flight departure or a late-night arrival at the airport. If you are looking for something a little more private and long term than the amazing CDG airport lounges on offer, then one of the CDG airport hotels would be a convenient option. However, convenience is just one of many good reasons to opt for a hotel near CDG airport.

Affordability

Charles de Gaulle airport hotels are generally much less expensive than comparable hotels in the city center. You can make your travel budget stretch further by staying near the airport rather in the high-price sections of Paris, such as the 1st and 6th arrondissements.

Proximity of transportation

Charles de Gaulle airport is a transportation mecca. From there, you can jump on the Paris Metro and be in the center of Paris in just a few minutes. You can also get a TGV train for a high-speed journey to cities throughout France. Charles De Gaulle airport also makes it easy for private transportation companies like Blacklane to provide stylish and reliable airport transfer services. At the airport hotels, you won’t incur additional costs sitting in traffic or from parking fees.

Great location

CDG is a great location for exploring the northern suburbs of Paris, which are are filled with history, culture and exciting things to see and do. For example, Saint-Denis is home to the Medieval Basilica de Saint Denis, the final resting place for all but three French Kings, while Chantilly offers a spectacular Château de Chantilly to visit as well as a world-renowned equestrian center, not to mention the chance to try the famous Chantilly cream. Parc Asterix, a favorite of kids of all ages, is also just a few kilometers away.

Hotels near CDG airport in Paris

While there are a variety of hotels near CDG airport in Paris, we particularly like the following hotels for their convenience, amenities, and attention to detail.

Sheraton Paris Hotel and Conference Centre

One of two CDG airport hotels in the terminal, the Sheraton Paris Hotel and Conference Centre is situated inside Terminal 2, so you can walk right from the hotel to the airline check-in desk and your gate. The hotel features 252 guest rooms and suites on five guest levels (all with sound-proof windows). Amenities here include a fitness center, a spa that’s accessible 24 hours a day, two restaurants, a breakfast area, and a lounge. Wi-Fi is offered throughout the guest rooms and public areas.

The conference center has 14 event rooms, totaling 5,500-square-feet of meeting space, making it a perfect choice for fly-in, fly-out meetings.

Yotel Air Paris Charles de Gaulle

Yotel Hotel. Image credit: Yotel
Yotel Air has all you need for a good night’s sleep on a long stopover. Image credit: Yotel.

The other in-terminal hotel at Charles de Gaulle airport is Yotel Air. This no-frills hotel is located in Terminal 2E, which means you can only enter the property if you have a boarding card for a flight departing from that terminal. Unlike the other hotels on this list, Yotel Air is designed for short-term stays and as a place to relax and decompress between flights. The guest units (called cabins) were inspired by first-class overseas flight accommodations and feature an adjustable bed, a flat-screen TV, an en-suite bath with a rain shower, and a pull-out work-out station. All units have super-fast Wi-Fi and there’s also a lounge where you can get snacks and complimentary beverages.

Hilton Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport Hotel

Hilton Paris King Executive Room. Image credit: Hilton
Hilton Paris Charles De Gaulle Airport Hotel King Executive Room. Image credit: Hilton

Located in Roissypole, the commercial complex on the airport grounds just outside of the terminals, the Hilton Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport Hotel features 392 large rooms, all with air conditioning and soundproof windows. This hotel is also one of the few airport hotels that has an indoor swimming pool. Other amenities include a restaurant, a lounge, a fitness center, and 24 meeting rooms. Complimentary Wi-Fi is available in the public rooms and breakfast is included in the room rates.

Paris Marriott Charles de Gaulle Hotel

A little further from the airport, about 1.65 kilometers (one mile), the four-star Paris Marriott Charles de Gaulle Hotel is a bit more upscale than the other four properties on our list. The 300 guest rooms and suites here are all equipped with air conditioning, mini-refrigerators, complimentary bathrobes, and hair dryers. All rooms have a work station with access to Wi-Fi.

Facilities at the Marriott include an international restaurant, a Biscotti by Starbucks coffee shop, a cocktail lounge, a beauty shop, a snack bar, a full-service business center, and a fitness center. A jogging and fitness trail is located directly across from the property. Now that you have many good reasons to stay in a hotel near Charles de Gaulle Airport, we invite you to book a dependable Blacklane airport transfer service to take you in style to the city center.

Holiday Inn Express Paris – CDG Airport

The Holiday Inn Express at CDG Airport can also be found at Roissypole, across from the airport terminals near the TGV rail station. This 305-room hotel is designed for business travelers and those who just want comfortable accommodations with a few of the essential creature comforts. A hot breakfast buffet is included in the room rates as is Wi-Fi access and a choice of soft or hard pillows.

Facilities include a buffet restaurant for dinner, a cocktail lounge, and a 24-hour fitness center.