Luggage ready for a flight at Dubai airport hotel
Luggage ready for a flight at Dubai airport hotel
Luggage ready for a flight at Dubai airport hotel
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Six reasons to check-in to an airport hotel

13 Jul 2021

Take all the hassle out of your next visit to the UAE by checking into an airport hotel in Dubai or Abu Dhabi, making it easier to get to and from the terminal. Are you catching a flight soon? Avoid the last-minute dash to the airport, the stress of traveling through rush-hour traffic to reach check-in, and the early wake-up call to board the plane. How? By checking into a hotel near the airport before your flight.

There are plenty of advantages of staying in a hotel near the airport in Abu Dhabi and Dubai on your next business trip. Whether you want to avoid the stress of making an early morning departure or reduce your travel time after landing, an airport hotel is convenient and practical. There are also plenty of benefits that you can’t get with other hotels, including free shuttle bus services to Dubai airport.

1. Easy access to the airport

Premier Inn Abu Dhabi International Airport Hotel and Premier Inn Dubai International Airport Hotel offer you all the comfort of a Premier Inn with the added convenience of being just a short taxi ride away from the Middle East’s leading airports. The Dubai airport hotel offers a free shuttle service to and from Terminals 1 and 3 that takes you door-to-door in comfort and on time. In Abu Dhabi, you can hop on our free airport shuttle bus to Terminal A throughout the day and night. 

2. Explore the UAE

Our Premier Inn hotel near Dubai airport is great to use a base to explore Dubai during your stopover. You’ll be just a short drive away from the UAE’s top attractions and commercial districts. Whether you need to leave the hotel for business meetings or some downtime, there is plenty to explore on your doorstep. Hop on the Dubai Metro, a 10-minute walk from the hotel, and be at Dubai Mall, Deira City Centre, Dubai Festival City and Al Seef in minutes.

In Abu Dhabi, the airport hotel is a short 15 minute drive to Yas Island – home to Ferrari World, Yas Mall and Yas Marina Circuit. If you want to head into the city, you can be at the Capital Centre in 20 minutes, where you’ll find Zayed Sports City, Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque and Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC).

Luggage ready for a flight at Dubai airport hotel

3. Best rates at airport hotels

Book your stay direct at and take advantage of our best rate guarantee, securing the lowest rate for your stay. You can also get 20% off food and drinks at Mr Toad's Pub & Kitchen during your stay.

4. Dine and relax under one roof

You can expect a warm welcome when you arrive at our hotels near Dubai and Abu Dhabi airports. In contrast to the sterile airport hotels of the past, these hotels combine convenience with comfort. So, don’t waste time and money on city centre hotels, when you can wake up feeling refreshed in one of our super comfy beds, just minutes from the airport.

Fuel up for your next adventure with our legendary all you can eat breakfast at Nuevo restaurant. Or kick back after a long haul flight with a refreshing beverage and hearty meal at Mr Toad’s Pub and Kitchen. And if you’re dashing off to check-in, grab a coffee and pastry to go at Costa Coffee, available at all our airport hotels in the UAE.

5. Business continues at Premier Inn

No need to worry about staying connected to the office, or dialling in for your next conference. At all our airport hotels we offer free WiFi to all our guests in rooms, and in public spaces.  

If you need a little privacy for a top secret meeting, you can book a meeting room in our hotel near Dubai airport. Or if you’re hosting colleagues, we’ve larger meeting spaces available in our Abu Dhabi airport hotel, and you can grab a light business lunch at Nuevo restaurant to keep grumbling tummies at bay.

6. Keep healthy between flights

If you want to burn off some energy and keep yourself moving, our gym facilities are available for all our guests staying at our airport hotels.

Both Premier Inn hotels near Dubai airport and Abu Dhabi airport have rooftop pools with views of the runway, for those wanting to spot a plane or two. Our pools have lifeguards on duty, with free sun loungers and pool towels to use during your visit.

Premier Inn hotels near airports in Abu Dhabi and Dubai are the perfect choice if you need to stay near the airport during your visit to the Emirates. With free shuttle services, free WiFi and great value flexible rates you can rest easy before your next flight.

Book your stay at Premier Inn Dubai International Airport and Premier Inn Abu Dhabi International Airport hotel on our website for the best rate for your stay.