Top 10 Hotels Near Raleigh-Durham International Airport - Updated 2024

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Do you have some work that is taking you to the lively city of Raleigh? Why not take a few days off and explore this beautiful capital of North Carolina?

The area encompassed by Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill is popularly called Research Triangle Park and is home to many companies. But that is not all - outdoor enthusiasts will enjoy biking the 30-mile (48.28-kilometre) Neuse River Greenway Trail or gazing at the chainsaw art in Umstead State Park. There are many museums here too, such as North Carolina Museum of Art and North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences, which can be interesting places to visit. Raleigh City Market is another unique destination, dating back over 100 years and boasting a medley of shops, businesses and eateries.

If you’re flying to the city and looking for a convenient stay, scroll down for the top hotels near Raleigh-Durham International Airport.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) recent guest reviews, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and location near airport. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on June 01, 2024.

1. Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Raleigh-Durham Airport, NC (from USD 97)

Even if your flight to Raleigh-Durham International Airport is scheduled to arrive at an odd time, you don’t have to worry about getting to Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Raleigh-Durham Airport, NC. This hotel is located within 2 miles (3.22 kilometres) of the airport and a free airport shuttle runs from 4:30 am to 12 am so you can easily request a ride with them.

A free breakfast is available daily, so you can begin the day on a good note. Several other perks, such as an in-room microwave and fridge, accessible services and more, are offered here, to make your stay comfortable. Plus, the hotel comes with a library, ideal for bookworms.

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Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Raleigh-Durham Airport, NC

Address: 201 Airgate Dr
2.87 km (1.8 mi) from Lake Crabtree County Park

Parking Meeting/banquet facilities 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Airport shuttle

Top guest reviews
Host:
the staff was very friendly and accommodating
the staff was friendly and very helpful we enjoyed our stay
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2. Hyatt Place Raleigh-Durham Airport (from USD 122)

Hyatt Place Raleigh-Durham Airport is a 3-star hotel located just 0.5 miles (0.80 kilometres) from Raleigh-Durham International Airport. Moreover, a free shuttle runs to and from the airport from 5 am to midnight. There is a set schedule for this shuttle, so be sure to request it in advance.

This hotel is a great option regardless of whether you’re coming to the city for business or pleasure. It offers a free area shuttle to allow you to explore the attractions nearby, as well as a 24-hour business centre and conference space. If you are driving here, you can find ample parking on the premises. There is a café and a snack bar on the hotel premises, so you can always pick up a light snack to keep you going through the day.

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Hyatt Place Raleigh-Durham Airport

Wheelchair accessible Visual Aid: Braille

Address: 200 Airgate Dr
2.84 km (1.8 mi) from Lake Crabtree County Park

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
room details were as described on the web site and very clean
Cleanliness:
clean rooms and professional staff
Host:
staff was courteous and check-in was fast
friendly staff and very clean
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3. Hilton Garden Inn Raleigh-Durham Airport (from USD 96)

Hilton Garden Inn Raleigh-Durham Airport is a convenient place to stay if you are visiting the city. It is located right off the I-40, so you can easily get here. In addition, the property is just five minutes from the airport, and a free shuttle is available to transfer you to and from the airport.

If you are going to stay busy here during the day, you don’t have to worry about food - the onsite restaurant serves all three meals. In addition, there is a 24-hour facility, the Pavilion Pantry, from where you can fuel up on drinks and snacks. To burn extra calories, feel free to hit the gym on site.

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Hilton Garden Inn Raleigh-Durham Airport

Wheelchair accessible Visual Aid: Braille

Address: 1500 Rdu Center Dr
780 meters (0.5 ft) from Lake Crabtree County Park

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
the rooms were clean and i felt safe
the bed was very comfortable and the room was very clean
Host:
staff was friendly and attentive
the staff was friendly
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4. Tru by Hilton Raleigh Durham Airport (from USD 116)

Smart and stylishly decorated rooms with amenities such as free Wi-Fi, a microwave and a refrigerator are what you will find at Tru by Hilton Raleigh Durham Airport. This is a pet-friendly facility as well, so your fur babies can be a part of your vacation. During your spare time here, you are welcome to mingle with fellow guests and shoot some pool in the lobby.

Raleigh-Durham International Airport is less than a five-minute drive from this hotel. Also, a free shuttle runs between the airport and the hotel from 4 am to midnight. This shuttle can pick you up from the airport and drop you back there in time for your return flight.

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Tru by Hilton Raleigh Durham Airport

Address: 350 Airgate Dr
2.98 km (1.9 mi) from Lake Crabtree County Park

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
very clean bright and new
the hotel itself is very clean with bright fresh interiors quiet and comfortable
Host:
the staff was very friendly and helpful
Location:
cools place easy access to the airport
great location for travelers nice staff free parking breakfast and airport shuttle
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5. La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Raleigh Durham Intl AP (from USD 81)

La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Raleigh Durham Intl AP offers family-friendly accommodations in Morrisville. Guests travelling with infants can request a free crib. Rooms are equipped with a microwave and a refrigerator so you can easily keep cool and heat up whatever your child needs. In addition, the hotel boasts a grocery/ convenience store, so you can refill your supplies.

Another advantage is that this property is located just 3 miles (4.83 kilometres) from the airport. There is a free shuttle service that runs at specific times to and from the airport between 5 am and midnight.

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La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Raleigh Durham Intl AP

Address: 1001 Hospitality Ct
2.57 km (1.6 mi) from Lake Crabtree County Park

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
it was very clean and they had a gret staff
Host:
great lobby and very friendly staff
everything from the staff to the room the experience was excellent and friendly
we stayed here to catch an early morning flight at rdu and it was perfect also pet friendly
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6. Cambria Hotel Raleigh - Durham Airport (from USD 91)

For those who prefer suite accommodations when they travel, Cambria Hotel Raleigh - Durham Airport is a good choice of accommodation. All units here have separate seating areas and sleeping spaces, so you can spread out and feel at home. The sofa in the sitting area can also be converted to a sofa bed to accommodate another person. Aside from comfy rooms, the hotel offers amenities such as a pool and a hot tub, so you can have fun in your free time.

Located right off I-40, the property is easy to drive to. If you are flying here, you will be glad to know that this hotel is less than 1 mile (1.61 kilometres) from the airport. A free shuttle is available, from 4:30 am to 12 am to bring you from and drop you back at the airport.

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Cambria Hotel Raleigh - Durham Airport

Wheelchair accessible Visual Aid: Braille

Address: 300 Airgate Dr
2.94 km (1.9 mi) from Lake Crabtree County Park

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
and the other tv that worked could not get any signal to save its life
Cleanliness:
the shower could have been clean a whole lot better
Host:
the staff was very nice and attentive
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7. Holiday Inn Raleigh-Durham Airport, an IHG Hotel (from USD 123)

Those who find it tough to sleep in new spaces may consider Holiday Inn Raleigh-Durham Airport, an IHG Hotel. Rooms here are fitted with premium bedding and room-darkening shades to ensure restful sleep. The units also boast amenities such as a microwave, fridge and Keurig coffee maker.

This hotel is located just 1.4 miles (2.25 kilometres) from Raleigh-Durham International Airport. Since the free airport shuttle runs from 4 am to 1 am, you have a wide window to plan your flight and reach the airport on time.

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Holiday Inn Raleigh-Durham Airport, an IHG Hotel

Address: 930 Airport Blvd
2.88 km (1.8 mi) from Lake Crabtree County Park

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the beds were very comfortable
Cleanliness:
room was clean and comfortable
very clean room - had everything we needed
the hotel is clean
will be coming back everything was really nice and clean
clean room front desk nice
Host:
the staff there was amazing great food at the restaurant
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8. Aloft Raleigh-Durham Airport Brier Creek (from USD 123)

Aloft Raleigh-Durham Airport Brier Creek offers guests a free area shuttle that runs within a 5-mile (8.05-kilometre) radius. Additionally, you can get picked up from or dropped off at the Raleigh-Durham International Airport anytime from 4 am to midnight, thanks to the roundtrip airport shuttle service. What’s more, the shuttle service also runs to the shopping centre, so you can schedule some retail therapy for your vacation.

There are many spaces in the hotel where you can mingle and catch up with friends. Feel free to grab a few drinks at the onsite bar or play a game of billiards. If it is too hot outside, you can cool off with a refreshing swim in the indoor pool.

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Aloft Raleigh-Durham Airport Brier Creek

Address: 10020 Sellona Street
5.87 km (3.7 mi) from Lake Crabtree County Park

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
felt clean and safe
nice quiet and clean place to stay
Host:
great staff and customer service
staff is relaxed and helpful
Location:
nice hotel close to the airport and decor is unique
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9. Sonesta ES Suites Raleigh Durham Airport Morrisville (from USD 122)

The speciality of Sonesta ES Suites Raleigh Durham Airport Morrisville is that it offers a completely home-like experience when you travel. All suites are spacious and have a full kitchen and roomy seating and sleeping spaces. It is easy to prepare delicious meals of your choice here and enjoy them at the dining table. Those who need to work can use the dedicated workspace too. Complimentary laundry facilities and free Wi-Fi complete the amenities here.

Raleigh-Durham International Airport is 2 miles (3.22 kilometres) from this hotel. A complimentary airport shuttle runs from 4 am to 11 pm. If you don’t feel like driving to and from the airport, you can request a ride on this shuttle.

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Sonesta ES Suites Raleigh Durham Airport Morrisville

Wheelchair accessible Visual Aid: Braille

Address: 2020 Hospitality Ct
2.35 km (1.5 mi) from Lake Crabtree County Park

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
they upgrade our room room is clean and new
Host:
front desk staff is the best
the front desk staff was the best top notch
very helpful and accommodating
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10. Days Inn by Wyndham Raleigh-Airport-Research Triangle Park (from USD 82)

For an affordable stay in Morrisville, you can consider Days Inn by Wyndham Raleigh-Airport-Research Triangle Park. It is located about 3 miles (4.83 kilometres) from Raleigh-Durham International Airport and offers a free airport shuttle service between 5 am and midnight.

All your needs will be taken care of here. You can begin the day with a relaxing swim in the pool and then enjoy the free continental breakfast. If you are planning to work, the free Wi-Fi and work desk will enable you to do so effectively. You can also relax in your room, watch TV and indulge in room service for your meals. Alternatively, explore the eateries nearby and try a different option for every meal!

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Days Inn by Wyndham Raleigh-Airport-Research Triangle Park

Wheelchair accessible Visual Aid: Braille

Address: 1000 Airport Blvd
2.79 km (1.8 mi) from Lake Crabtree County Park

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it took all night for the air conditioner to cool off the room
there is always room fir improvement but overall it was a comfortable stay
Cleanliness:
is good and clean
everything was nice and clean
Host:
staff was friendly and courteous
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Have a seamless stay near Raleigh-Durham International Airport

Venturing away from home is sometimes a tricky experience; especially if you are someone who does not like to drive on unfamiliar roads. If you are heading to the Raleigh-Durham area, you can check out the hotels in the list above to stay close to the airport and avail yourself of free shuttle services for hassle-free airport transfers!

Any must-sees we missed? Tell us about them in the comments section or write a post here to help out fellow travelers!
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Bama was born and raised in Chennai, a beautiful coastal city in south India. She moved to the US for her graduate education, and that's when the travel bug bit her. She lived in the US for almost...Read more

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