Regal Airport Hotel Hong Kong scooped the top honour, not only being named Best Airport Hotel Asia but also taking the title
as Worlds Best Airport Hotel. "The location of Regal Airport Hotel clearly appeals to customers, but we also found that the
very comprehensive facilities provided at this hotel was the surprise factor for many travellers. Whilst on the doorstep of one
of the worlds largest airports, the Regal Airport Hotel is able to deliver a level of service and luxury that makes it truly
stand out" said Edward Plaisted of Skytrax.
The Crowne Plaza Changi Airport was a close runner up in 2nd position and again scored very highly for its location adjacent
to the terminal building. Spotlessly clean and comfortable bedrooms combined with the tropical style design led many guests to
comment that the ambiance made them forget that they were actually staying at an airport hotel.
Sofitel London Heathrow ranked 3rd in the world and took the title as Best Airport Hotel in Europe. One of the most recent
additions to the airport hotel market, Sofitel Heathrow which is connected to Terminal 5 lived up to its 5-star rating
in terms of guest satisfaction. "This is another example where an airport hotel is delivering a top quality 5-star service
that one could expect in a downtown or resort location" said Edward Plaisted of Skytrax.
Ranked 2nd Best Airport Hotel in Europe and 4th in the world, Kempinski Hotel Munich Airport proved to be one of the star
performers, clean and comfortable rooms, a 2-minute walk from the terminal combined with high ratings for food and beverage
facilities and friendly staff service, made this hotel stand out amongst many of its European rivals.
Taking 5th place worldwide, the Fairmont Vancouver Airport was also named Best Airport Hotel in North America, ahead of Grand
Hyatt Dallas/Fort Worth in 2nd and Westin Detroit Metropolitan coming 3rd "The Fairmont drew a wide level of support across
many nationalities in securing this award" said Edward Plaisted of Skytrax. "Location is clearly a major attraction of the Fairmont,
but underlying their success were some very high guest ratings for the comfort and ambiance of the facilities, combined with excellent
levels of staff hospitality" said Edward Plaisted of Skytrax.
Another exciting newcomer to the world of airport hotels proved to be Langham Place at Beijing Airport, which ranks 6th in the world,
and named the Best Airport Hotel in China. Langham Place may not be known as a global brand, but have set their mark at delivering true
five star luxury to weary travellers, be they business or leisure, with the rooms, other hotel facilities and staff service all receiving
strong recommendation from guests.
Stamford Plaza Sydney Airport is the Best Airport Hotel in the Australia/Pacific region and also ranked 9th best in the world. This hotel
located opposite the domestic terminal stands out as a luxury facility for both business and leisure travellers. This hotel was particularly
commended by guests for the excellent standard of health and fitness facilities, and the easy links to the CBD via the shuttle service.
Intercontinental OR Tambo is the Best Airport Hotel in Africa according to the Skytrax survey results, with the nearby Garden Court
JNB taking 2nd place in this category. "Intercontinental proved a favourite with customers due to its location opposite the main airport
terminal, whilst delivering luxurious levels of comfort, together with not only efficient but very friendly levels of hospitality" said Edward
Plaisted of Skytrax.
Sao Paulo Airport Marriott Hotel scooped the award as Best Airport Hotel South America. Enjoying an excellent location just 5 minutes from
South America's largest airport this hotel was scored consistently well by guests not only for the overall efficiency of service but also
for its relaxed atmosphere and friendly staff.
1. REGAL AIRPORT HOTEL - Hong Kong International Airport
Directly connected to the passenger terminal of Hong Kong International Airport by an enclosed, air-conditioned link bridge, Regal Airport Hotel
Hong Kong provides superb and comfortable accommodations with 1,171 guest rooms, state-of-the-art meeting and conference facilities including Hong Kong's
largest pillarless hotel grand ballroom and 30 function venues, authentic cuisines with 6 restaurants and bars, and a complete range of recreational facilities
featuring a luxurious spa with extensive massage menu, as well as an outdoor pool and an indoor heated swimming pool.
2. CROWNE PLAZA - Singapore Changi Airport
Crowne Plaza Changi Airport's dramatic exterior consists of a metallic latticework of tropical flowers. Head to your
room to refresh with a rainfall shower or retreat to our sumptuous spa for a range of massage treatments. A link bridge connects Crowne Plaza Changi Airport to Changi Airport
Terminal 3, with Terminals 1 and 2 reachable by Skytrain - just 10 minutes from Changi Business Park, home to banks and multinationals, and you can reach the city by taxi in 25 minutes.
3. SOFITEL - London Heathrow Airport
Only Heathrow Airport hotel with direct access to Terminal 5 via a covered walkway and Terminals 1, 2, 3 / Terminal 4 via courtesy Heathrow
Express/ Connect rail connection and only 21 minutes from Central London by train. Sofitel London Heathrow boasts 605 non-smoking bedrooms
including 27 suites, 45 meeting rooms, 2 restaurants, 2 bars and a Tea Salon. The hotel also offers retail shops including a Hair Salon and
Jewellery; a State-of-the-art Health Spa and Gym as well as on-site car park.
4. KEMPINSKI HOTEL - Munich Airport
Only a few steps from the terminals the hussle and noise of the Munich Airport is quickly forgotten
when you enter the amazing Atrium of the Kempinski Hotel Airport Munich. With 389 rooms and suites, a stay becomes something quite special for guests. Every encounter
at Kempinski Hotel Airport is linked to a comfortable experience. The Hotel is
located between the terminal 1 and 2 surrounded of shops and restaurants. Distance to Munich downtown 36 km.
5.THE FAIRMONT - Vancouver Airport
A sophisticated gateway to one of the world's most exciting cities, The Fairmont Vancouver Airport hotel is a premier location for a meeting in
Vancouver. Conveniently situated above the USA Departures Level of Vancouver International Airport, the hotel features 7000 square feet of
meeting space, elegantly appointed and equipped with state-of-the-technology. As well as being able to enjoy the spectacular views of the
North Shore from The Fairmont Vancouver Airport hotel, guests can also enjoy a superb range of facilities, thoughtful amenities, and world-
class service during their Vancouver hotel stay.
6. LANGHAM PLACE - Beijing Capital International Airport
Strategically located adjacent to the new Terminal 3 of Beijing's only international airport, the new five-star Langham Place, Beijing Capital Airport
promises to be a revolutionary fun airport hotel experience for world travelers and business guests. Conveniently located adjacent to the new Terminal 3 at
Beijing Capital International Airport, Langham Place is perfectly positioned. The Hotel is just minutes away from the New China International Exhibition Center
and Tianzhu Airport Industrial Zone and a short 15 minute train ride to the city. This ideal location makes it the preferred choice for transit, business travellers,
trade fair visitors and event organizers and those in Beijing to taking in the sights of the city.
7. PAN PACIFIC HOTEL - Kuala Lumpur International Airport
This Kuala Lumpur airport hotel is a tranquil haven that contrasts to its neighbour – the bustling Kuala
Lumpur International Airport. Well appointed rooms, exceptional culinary indulgences and a state-of-the-
art gym will lift the senses of those on transit. Designed with your convenience in mind, you can check-
in at the arrival hall and hop on our 24-hr buggy direct to the Kuala Lumpur airport hotel. One of Asia-
Pacific's finest and award-winning 5-star airport hotels, it is located adjacent and linked to KL
International Airport. The Hotel is connected by a covered skybridge to the Main Terminal Building which
houses the Arrival & Departure Halls, and is just a 5-minute walk away.
8. HYATT REGENCY HOTEL - Incheon International Airport
Hyatt Regency Incheon is located next to the new Incheon International Airport, and inside the
International Business center which is located approximately 1.5km south of the Passenger Terminal 1.The
hotel is perfectly situated along the Seoul-Incheon corridor, approximately 52km from downtown Seoul and
15km west of Incheon, which will be the preferred choice for corporate meetings, banquets, and business &
leisure individuals. Hyatt Regency Incheon is set to take its place as the city’s premier venue for
corporate meetings and conferences. Cleverly combining its contemporary design and state-of-the art
technology with culinary expertise, it brings to Incheon world-class luxury innovative dining and
entertainment, Hyatt Regency Incheon is a distinctive new landmark and a welcoming residence
to visitors to this gateway city.
9. STAMFORD PLAZA HOTEL - Sydney Airport
Located just minutes from the international terminal and opposite the domestic terminal, this great Sydney
airport hotel caters to a mix of business and leisure travellers. The hotel has spectacular views over
Botany Bay, CBD and Sydney's domestic airport. Unlike most airport hotels, Stamford Plaza Sydney Airport
Hotel offers quiet surroundings with sound resistant glass windows.
10. NOVOTEL - Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport
The ultra-modern hotel is located just a three-minute walk from the airport’s main terminal connected by
a 200 metre, air-conditioned underground walkway. The Novotel Suvarnabhumi Airport Hotel boasts the
largest hotel lobby in the world. The unique design allows for greater environmental control and
incorporates the outdoor atrium areas for swimming and recreation. Novotel Suvarnabhumi Airport Hotel is
aiming to establish itself as the airport’s premium dining area with four restaurants and a bar.