10 Best Bangalore Airport Hotels for All Budgets

Where Should You Stay Near Bangalore Airport?

Taj Hotels
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Unfortunately, with the new Bangalore airport being located in a remote area, there aren't many options for transiting passengers who want to stay near the airport. New branded hotels are being built to meet demand, but these will take a while to be completed. This guide to Bangalore airport hotels reveals the best options in the interim.

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Transit Hotel: Plaza Premium Lounge

Plaza Premium Lounge Day Hotel
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Address
Level 2, Domestic Departures, Terminal 1, Near Check-in Counter 1, Kempegowda International Airport Road, Gangamuthanahalli, Karnataka 560300, India
Phone
+91 80667 82425

Bangalore's first airport transit hotel opened in September 2014. It's located after security check on level two of domestic departures Terminal 1 (near Gate 1).  A variety of rooms are available including single rooms, studios, twin rooms, and family suites. Facilities include wireless Internet, showers, computer workstations, a breakfast bar, and massage services.  Room rates start from 2,500 rupees for a single and 3,500 rupees for a double, for three hours.

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Luxury: Taj Bangalore

Taj Bangalore
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Address
Near Kempegowda International Airport, Devanahalli, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560300, India
Phone
+91 80660 03300

The closest hotel to Bangalore airport, the new Taj Bangalore is situated right opposite the terminal. It opened in December 2015 and is a substantial property with 154 rooms, business center, fitness center, outdoor swimming pool and sun deck, wellness spa, three restaurants (specializing in Indian, Japanese and Chinese cuisines), and a lounge bar. Rates start from around 8,000 rupees per night plus tax. Breakfast is additional.

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Luxury: Clarks Exotica

Clarks Exotica
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Address
Devanahalli Road, Hollywood Junction, Sadahalli Post, Swiss Town, Bengaluru, Karnataka 562110, India
Phone
+91 8071 777 000

The sprawling Clarks Exotica is set on 50 acres of land approximately 20 minutes from Bangalore airport. Apparently, it's the city's largest hotel complex. It offers a wide range of leisure facilities and swimming pool with sunken bar. There are 145 rooms and suites. Rates start from around 6,500 rupees for a double, per night, plus tax. Breakfast is included. The hotel also offers a slightly cheaper transit rate for six hours maximum stay.

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Luxury: Olde Bangalore

Olde Bangalore
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Address
No. 206, Utopia Layout, Tharabanahalli, Bengaluru, Karnataka 562157, India
Phone
+91 80 2801 0100

For something different, the Olde Bangalore is a resort with an unusual concept -- air-conditioned luxury tents. There are 25 of them on the property, located  20 minutes from Bangalore airport. The hotel offers plenty of recreational facilities including badminton, table tennis, billiards, and air rifle shooting range. There's also a business center, tour desk, and four dining options. For stays of up to 12 hours, rates start from 5,200 rupees for a double, plus tax. For an overnight stay, expect to pay upwards of 7,400 rupees for a double, plus tax.

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Mid Range: Hotel Presidency

Address
No-22, Sadahalli Main Road, Shettigere, Bengaluru, Karnataka 562157, India
Phone
+91 96202 22809

The main advantage of the Hotel Presidency is its proximity to the airport, 10-15 minutes away just off National Highway 7.  Many travelers choose to stay there on this basis. However, the hotel is becoming a bit worn and isn't as good as its website makes it out to be. It's also quite noisy. Rates for a double room start from 3,000 rupees per night, including breakfast. Tax is additional. If you only need a quick freshen up, there's a transit rate of 1,800 rupees for four hours (6 a.m to 6 p.m). Airport transfers cost 450 rupees.

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Mid Range: Fantasy Golf Resort

Address
Opposite ITC, New Bangalore Airport Road,, Next to Kempegowda Bengaluru International Airport, NH7, Shettigere Road, Opp Mc Donalds, Yerthiganahalli, Bengaluru, Karnataka 562157, India
Phone
+91 99720 92701

The Fantasy Golf Resort is located in the same area as the Presidency, 15 minutes from the airport. Appealing for active people, it has leafy grounds and facilities including a mini-golf course, cricket pitch, outdoor swimming pool, and games pavilion. There are 16 rooms. Rates start from 2,900 rupees per night for a double, plus tax and breakfast. Airport transfers cost 650 rupees for two people.

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Mid Range: Hotel AV Comforts

AV Comforts
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Address
No:286/25, Hosahalli Main Road, Above Muilti Mart, Hunasamaranahalli, Bengaluru, Karnataka 562157, India
Phone
+91 97414 17799

AV Comforts is an intimate new hotel with eight modern rooms, located around 20 minutes from Bangalore airport. There's no restaurant but rooms are equipped with a small kitchenette with refrigerator, sink, and microwave oven. A supermarket and other shops are nearby. The hotel has a terrace, shared lounge, travel desk and ticket service. Rates start from around 2,500 rupees per night, plus tax. Breakfast is included. 

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Budget: Arra Suites

Address
Anubandhana Prestige Enclave, International Airport Road, Vidyanagar Cross Close to Decathlon Anubhava, Vidya Nagar, Central Telecom Society, Bengaluru, Karnataka 562157, India
Phone
+91 98454 99828

It's not a hotel, but rather a highly-rated building of serviced apartments with a business center, located 20 minutes from the airport. There are 14 spacious, clean and well maintained rooms -- but don't expect any luxuries. Staff are generally welcoming and friendly. 24 hour room service and complimentary breakfast are provided. Rates start from around 1,300 rupees for a single and 2,000 rupees for a double, including breakfast. Tax is extra.

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Budget: Ample Inn

Ample Inn
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Address
10, New Airport Road, T. Govindaswamy Layout, Tarabanahalli, Chickkajala Post, Behind ITC Factory, Bengaluru, Karnataka 562157, India
Phone
+91 99007 00118

Ample Inn is only 15 minutes from the airport, yet has a quiet setting surrounded by fields. It's somewhat isolated, so you'll need to rely on the hotel's decent enough restaurant for food. There are 12 small but neat and clean rooms, and helpful staff. Double rooms start from about 1,500 rupees per night, plus tax. Breakfast is included.

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Budget: Orange Suites

Orange Suites
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Address
Kempegowda International Airport Road Chikkajala Near Traffic Police Station, Chikkajala, Bengaluru, Karnataka 562157, India
Phone
+91 99455 25347

This popular new transit hotel is situated 20 minutes from the airport, in a peaceful area off National Highway 7. The six rooms are spacious and contemporary, and each has a balcony. There's no restaurant but room service is possible. Staff are efficient and courteous. Expect to pay 1,700 rupees per night, plus tax, upwards for a double. Breakfast is included.