United States California Los Angeles Los Angeles Guide Things To Do Essentials Restaurants Nightlife Where to Stay Neighborhoods Events Getaways All Los Angeles The 8 Best LA Airport Hotels of 2021 Staying in an airport hotel does have its perks Written by Amber Nolan Amber is a restless travel writer with more than 10 years of experience. She covers travel products for TripSavvy. Tripsavvy's Editorial Guidelines Amber Nolan Updated 10/26/20 Fact-Checked by Reviewed on 10/26/20 Sean Blackburn Sean is a fact checker and researcher with experience in sociology and field research. About TripSavvy Fact-Checking Sean Blackburn Share Pin Email Our editors independently research, test, and recommend the best products; you can learn more about our review process here. We may receive commissions on purchases made from our chosen links. The Rundown Best Overall: Hilton Garden Inn LAX — See Rates at TripAdvisor "Fresh contemporary rooms with modern conveniences and an abundance of hotel amenities...make the Hilton Garden Inn LAX a great choice for all." Best Budget: Best Western Plus Hotel — See Rates at TripAdvisor "Has everything a budget traveler needs for a stopover at a reasonable price." Most Convenient: Courtyard LAX — See Rates at TripAdvisor "If you have an early morning flight and want to sleep in as late as possible, the Courtyard by Marriott is less than a block from the airport." Best Day Rooms: Embassy Suites by Hilton — See Rates at TripAdvisor "Instead of sleeping overnight, the day rooms grant access to the room—and all the usual hotel amenities—between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m." Best for Families: Residence Inn by Marriott — See Rates at TripAdvisor "Kids will love the outdoor heated pool area with plenty of lounge chairs and cabanas for mom and dad to relax." Best for a Long Layover: Foghorn Harbor Inn — See Rates at TripAdvisor "The waterfront hotel has free parking and 24-hour airport transfers are included, but you’ll have to call in advance to arrange this." Best Amenities: Hyatt Place LAX — See Rates at TripAdvisor "Has a roster of amenities so there’s no need to leave the property until it’s time to board your flight." Best Pet-Friendly: Candlewood Suites LAX — See Rates at TripAdvisor "If you can’t leave home without your furry friend, the pet-friendly Candlewood Suites is a great choice and has extremely reasonable pet fees." Best Overall: Hilton Garden Inn LAX El Segundo Courtesy of Hilton Garden Inn LAX El Segundo Buy on Tripadvisor.com Fresh contemporary rooms with modern conveniences and an abundance of hotel amenities like an on-site restaurant and outdoor pool make the Hilton Garden Inn LAX a great choice for all types of travelers. If you’d like to see the city a little, the Mariposa Metro Rail station is just across the street for easy access to downtown Los Angeles. Grab a drink at the Pavilion Lounge, or sneak in a workout at the fitness center. There’s a business center if you’re in the area for work, or if you’re bringing the kids, ask about the cribs, high chairs and children’s menus. Free parking is available, and there's a 24-hour airport shuttle (call to schedule). Best Budget: Best Western Plus Suites Hotel Courtesy of Best Western Plus Suites Hotel Buy on Tripadvisor.com Even the airport hotels in Los Angeles can cost a pretty penny, but the Best Western Plus Suites Hotel Inglewood has everything a budget traveler needs for a stopover at a reasonable price. Just two miles from LAX, the hotel offers freebies like hot breakfast buffet, Wi-Fi and an airport shuttle. Relax in the chic lobby lounge or take jump in the outdoor pool and hot tub. Rooms have contemporary décor, microwaves and mini refrigerators. For a bite to eat, TripAdvisor members highlighted the excellent Mexican restaurant a block away. Underground parking is available for a charge. Most Convenient: Courtyard Los Angeles LAX/Century Boulevard Courtesy of Courtyard Los Angeles LAX/Century Boulevard Buy on Tripadvisor.com Buy on Marriott.com If you have an early morning flight and want to sleep in as late as possible, the Courtyard by Marriott is less than a block from the airport. Recently remodeled, rooms are soundproofed with comfortable bedding and have plenty of movie channels. The on-site American restaurant has breakfast and dinner options, and the bar serves up some specialty cocktails. Other amenities include a fitness center, free Wi-Fi and a 24-hour airport shuttle. There is no pool, but guests can relax in the outdoor courtyard or in the lobby lounge. Best Day Rooms: Embassy Suites by Hilton LAX North Courtesy of Embassy Suites by Hilton LAX North Buy on Tripadvisor.com If your flight departs in the evening and you need a place to re-group and catch some shut-eye, consider booking a day room at the Embassy Suites by Hilton LAX North. Instead of sleeping overnight, the day rooms grant access to the room – and all the usual hotel amenities – between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m for a fraction of the cost of nightly rates. The newly renovated hotel has a beautiful eight-story center atrium with a waterfall, garden plants and plenty of seating to relax after a flight. There’s also free Wi-Fi, a free airport shuttle and guest laundry. Grab a bit to eat at the on-site restaurant, which serves “California cuisine” with fresh ingredients, or sip a cocktail from the bar. There’s also a fitness center, business center, pool, and hot tub. Best for Families: The Residence Inn by Marriott Los Angeles LAX Courtesy of The Residence Inn by Marriott Los Angeles LAX/Century Boulevard Buy on Tripadvisor.com Buy on Marriott.com The Residence Inn by Marriott Los Angeles/LAX has some of the largest suites near the airport, making it ideal for families traveling together. Kids will love the outdoor heated pool area with plenty of lounge chairs and cabanas for mom and dad to relax – not to mention a crackling fire pit in the evenings. Each of the 231 guest rooms have sofabeds and full kitchens, and breakfast is included in the room rate. There’s also a picnic area and convenience store, as well as a Starbucks, sub shop and pizzeria attached to the hotel. A free shuttle is available to the airport, but as TripAdvisor members noted, you should allow for extra time because it typically takes a while. Best for a Long Layover: Foghorn Harbor Inn Courtesy of Foghorn Harbor Inn Buy on Tripadvisor.com If you have a long layover and would like to relax away from the airport, the Foghorn Harbor Inn puts you right on the beach. Located in Marina Del Rey, the Foghorn Harbor Inn has an old-fashioned, “mom and pop” feel about six miles from LAX. The waterfront hotel has free parking and 24-hour airport transfers are included, but you’ll have to call in advance to arrange this. There are 23 rooms with beachy décor and views of the marina. Enjoy free breakfast in the indoor/outdoor café, and unwind on the soft-sand beach. A number of restaurants and shops are within walking distance. Best Amenities: Hyatt Place LAX El Segundo Courtesy of Hyatt Place LAX El Segundo Buy on Tripadvisor.com Weary travelers will appreciate the Hyatt Place LAX, which has a roster of amenities so there’s no need to leave the property until it’s time to board your flight (and the shuttle is available 24 hours a day, but be sure to call the hotel and schedule your pick up). Take a dip in the swimming pool and hot tub, or relax on the outdoor patio by the evening fireplace. A free breakfast is included with the room, but the hotel has a 24/7 menu of American favorites, in addition to a grab-and-go market and a cocktail bar. Rooms come with sleeper sofas, free Wi-Fi, mini refrigerators, and the signature “Odds and Ends” program that lets guests borrow any necessary items they may have forgotten. There’s also a fitness center, business center, parking (fee applies) and an electric charge station. Best Pet Friendly: Candlewood Suites LAX Hawthorne Courtesy of Candlewood Suites LAX Hawthorne Buy on Tripadvisor.com If you can’t leave home without your furry friend, the pet-friendly Candlewood Suites is a great choice and has extremely reasonable pet fees. The hotel also has a 24-hour business center, fitness center, guest laundry, free parking and an airport shuttle (on request). There is no restaurant on the property, but it’s easy to whip up something in the room - they are equipped with full kitchens. Swing by the market shop on the lower level for groceries or guests can go to the few fast-food restaurants across the street and bring it back to the relaxing outdoor patio. Looking to explore a bit? TripAdvisor members noted that the hotel is a five-minute walk to the green metro line. Was this page helpful? Thanks for letting us know! Share Pin Email Tell us why! Submit Continue to 5 of 8 below.