Paris is an amazing city and a great holiday destination. Tourists come from around the world to see the Eiffel Tower, the Moulin Rouge, or to go to Disneyland.
Many of them will arrive or leave from Charles de Gaulle Airport, the largest airport in France and the 2nd biggest in the whole of Europe. It’s quite far from the city centre though.
We’ve compiled this list of the best hotels near Charles de Gaulle Airport, keeping in mind what you’re likely to want from your hotel.
So, let’s take a closer look at the best hotels near Charles de Gaulle Airport so that you’ll be able to make the most of your trip.
Overall best hotel near Charles de Gaulle Airport – citizenM Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport
Best budget hotel near Charles de Gaulle Airport – Première Classe Roissy – Aéroport CDG – Le Mesnil-Amelot
Best luxury hotel near Charles de Gaulle Airport – Hôtel Les Herbes Folles
Best hotel near Charles de Gaulle Airport to catch and early flight – Hilton Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport
Best hotel near Charles de Gaulle Airport to catch an early train – Hôtel Hor Europe
Best hotel for business travellers near Charles de Gaulle Airport – Sheraton Paris Roissy Airport
Best hotel for couples near Charles de Gaulle Airport – Innside by Melia Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport
Best hotel near Charles de Gaulle Airport for families – Novotel Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport
Best hotel for pets near Charles de Gaulle Airport – Holiday Inn Express – Paris – CDG Airport
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The 4-star citizenM Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport is the overall best hotel near Charles de Gaulle Airport.
In your room, you’ll be treated to a comfortable king-sized bed, so you’ll have no trouble getting to sleep before an early flight. The tablet moodpad controls everything from the room’s lighting to the music and even the TV! Refresh yourself in the morning with a rain power shower.
There’s a 24-hour food and beverage service at this hotel, which includes freshly-made delicious cocktails and barista service. Some rooms also have breakfast included at the room rate. You can’t go wrong here if you want to be close to Charles de Gaulle Airport!
If you’re saving your euros, then there’s nowhere better than Première Classe Roissy – Aéroport CDG – Le Mesnil-Amelot, the best budget hotel near Charles de Gaulle Airport. It offers some of the best value near Paris’ largest airport, while the rooms still offer pleasant decoration in bright colours.
Guest rooms come with a private bathroom – which isn’t as common as you’d think in French budget hotels, and a flat-screen TV with satellite channels so you have plenty of choice on what to watch the night before your flight. Free Wi-Fi and free parking is offered during the length of your stay too!
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Another excellent choice for a budget hotel near Charles de Gaulle Airport is the Comfort Hotel CDG Airport. Breakfast is served from 4.30am, so no matter how early your flight is you should still be able to fuel up and wake yourself up with a coffee. The hotel offers a free shuttle service to the airport which operates between 5 am and 12.30 pm, then again in the afternoon from 4.30 – 11.30pm.
Guest rooms are modern and functional, and you will have your own private bathroom. You can also keep yourself entertained with satellite TV, or by flicking through your Instagram or Facebook feed courtesy of the free Wi-Fi!
The 4-star Hôtel Les Herbes Folles is by far the best luxury hotel near Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport, and it’s not as expensive as you might expect. This modern and elegant hotel is in the village of Mauregard, just a short journey from CDG airport itself. The soundproofed rooms come with their own private bathrooms, complete with complimentary toiletries.
In terms of facilities outside of the rooms, there’s a lot to make your stay comfortable and enjoyable. The restaurant and wine-bar are a great place to try some French cuisine with a glass of your favourite wine, while the flowered lounge is a lovely place to sit outside in summer! Do be aware though, the peace and quiet might be shattered when an aeroplane flies over – you’re that close!
Our best luxury hotel near Paris CDG is a great choice, but sometimes you want a blend of luxury and convenience. At just 400 metres from the terminal building, Pullman Paris Roissy CDG Airport offers that. That’s why it’s another best luxury hotel near Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport!
Something that you won’t often find in an airport hotel is a spa complete with an indoor pool, fitness room, and sauna, but that’s exactly what you get at this hotel! There’s also a bar on-site for a couple of Kronenbourgs or a wine after your swim.
Back in the rooms, you can enjoy free Wi-Fi access and a flat-screen TV with on-demand services. Complimentary toiletries are provided in your private en-suite bathroom.
This was a contender for the best luxury hotel near Charles de Gaulle Airport, but at less than half a kilometre away, we’ve instead picked it as the best hotel near Charles de Gaulle Airport to catch an early flight.
It’s safe to say that the Hilton has a lot of plus points! The rooms are bright and spacious, with soundproofed windows so you won’t be kept awake by those noisy jet engines!
Skylight Bar and Restaurant offers you a range of tasty contemporary French dishes made with fresh local produce. It’s also where you’ll be able to enjoy a buffet breakfast which is included in some room rates!
The 3-star ibis Styles Charles de Gaulle Airport is another fantastic option if you need to catch an early flight, and this is a more budget-friendly option than our other hotel in this category, the Hilton.
There is still plenty on offer though – after all the ibis is a 3-star hotel. Breakfast is served from 4.30am at the Foody’s Planet restaurant, so you don’t have to catch that flight on an empty stomach!
Rooms come with a flat-screen TV and comfy beds. If you book a suite, you’ll get it with a seating area too. As well as being so close to the terminal buildings, it’s just 2 minutes from the RER station too – meaning easy access to the centre of Paris.
Gare du Nord is one of the largest train stations in Paris and serves the Eurostar. If you need to catch an early train from there, the best place to stay is Hôtel Hor Europe, which also offers an airport shuttle.
All rooms are decorated in a modern style and come with hypoallergenic bedding, a flat-screen TV, and a walk-in shower in the private bathroom. Some even come with a private terrace offering city views.
Not only is being close to Gare du Nord useful for train travel to other parts of France, but the metro station here means it’s easy to get around the city for sightseeing!
Another excellent option for travellers who need to catch an early train near Charles de Gaulle Airport is the luxurious 5-star Hotel Whistler. Although it’s 13.1km from the airport, it offers a shuttle service or you can get the RER line to Gare du Nord, just a 2-minute walk from the hotel!
At Hotel Whistler, you’ll be treated to a complimentary bathrobe and slippers in your room, which comes with its own private bathroom, as well as a tea and coffee maker and a flat-screen TV. Not only is it good for catching an early train or sightseeing in Paris, but it’s very popular with couples!
Sheraton Paris Roissy Airport boasts a business centre, photocopying, meeting, and banqueting facilities so it’s the best hotel for business travellers near Charles de Gaulle Airport. The business centre is open 24 hours a day.
There’s also free high-speed Wi-Fi, so you need never miss an email. The 4-star hotel isn’t just great for business travellers though, as it offers a lot of other facilities including a fabulous fitness centre and a sauna!
There’s plenty of choice when it comes to dining too – you have your pick of 3 on-site restaurants and Les Saisons café, where a buffet breakfast is served!
Nomad Paris Roissy CDG is another excellent hotel for business travellers near Charles de Gaulle Airport. If you’re businessing on a budget, then it’s a better bet than our other hotel in this category, the Sheraton.
There is a business centre though, and rooms have an iPad as standard, so you can keep update with any emails or business you need to attend do urgently.
Whatever time you leave or arrive at the hotel, you’ll be able to check in thanks to the 24-hour reception, work out – courtesy of the 24-hour gym, or have a snack. Yes, they even have self-service snacks in the bar and lounge area all day!
The Innside by Melia Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport is the best hotel for couples near Charles de Gaulle Airport as it offers several options for 2-person rooms and is highly rated by couples. There’s a bar and a terrace which is a lovely place to enjoy a bottle of wine or a couple of cocktails together before or after a long flight!
Rooms come with a flat-screen TV so you can enjoy your favourite movie or series together on the big and comfortable beds. There’s a free minibar in there too so you’ll be able to find the perfect drink to accompany it!
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A slightly cheaper alternative and another of the best hotels for couples near Charles de Gaulle Airport is the excellent Oceania Pris Roissy CDG. In this hotel, you can relax together in the on-site fitness centre which boasts a swimming pool, a spa and wellness centre, and even a hot-tub!
Some rooms here come with their own seating area, the ideal place to have a chat over a glass of wine, or perhaps to keep your friends and family updated by using the free Wi-Fi, which is available throughout the hotel. In the evening, head to the à la carte restaurant where you’ll be able to enjoy a romantic meal!
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Novotel Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport is the best place to stay near Charles de Gaulle Airport for families. The family rooms come with a double bed for mum and dad, and a sofa bed for the kids.
This is especially useful if you’re staying with small children as having to take two rooms can sometimes be stressful and awkward! Some rooms even have a view of the airport runway so you can watch the planes taking off and landing!
Not only are the family rooms kid-friendly, there is an on-site play area filled with books and games consoles. The on-site restaurant serves healthy French cuisine too, perfect for the whole family!
Another fantastic option for families staying near Charles de Gaulle Airport is the ibis Paris CDG Airport, which offers quadruple rooms, easily squeezing mum, dad, and 2 children in. The 3-star hotel offers breakfast from 4am, so if you’ve got an early flight the kids won’t be upset due to an empty stomach!
All rooms come with a flat-screen TV and satellite channels, so you’ll easily find something to keep the kids entertained as you’re packing or getting things ready. There’s free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel too if you’d prefer to entertain with a tablet or a mobile phone. Bathrooms come with free toiletries!
Holiday Inn Express Paris CDG Airport is the best hotel for pets near Charles de Gaulle Airport. Breakfast is included – with baked goods, cold meats, juices, tea and coffee all part of the spread! As well as being a good place to take your pet, it’s highly rated by couples who have already stayed here – so it’s a good alternative to the two hotels offered above!
If you don’t want to leave your pet in your room for too long alone, that won’t be a problem. At the hotel itself, you can take advantage of the fitness centre, the bar, and a restaurant – while checking on your furry friend in between!
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Another of the best pet-friendly hotels near Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport is the Mercure Paris CDG Airport & Convention. The rooms are inspired by the world of Parisian high fashion and are a stylish and cool place to chill out with your furry friend. Each room is soundproofed so no matter how loud your cat mews or your dog parks, you don’t have to worry about disturbing the neighbours!
If you want to head out for food or drink but don’t want to leave your cat, dog, or guinea pig for too long on its own, then don’t worry. On-site, there’s a fabulous restaurant, Escale, where you can enjoy a combination of classic French cooking and tasty international favourites. Then, why not head to the bar, Escale B, for a cocktail or a nightcap!
There are several hotels near Charles de Gaulle Airport, but rest assured only the best and nearest have made it onto our list.
Whatever your travel tastes, we’re sure that there will a hotel on our extensive list that matches your tastes and budget near to Charles de Gaulle Airport. If you’re still struggling decide, take it easy and stay at what we think is the best hotel near Charles de Gaulle Airport – citizenM Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport.
The one and only disadvantage for you when it comes to reading this list is that because we’ve chosen only the most suitable hotels for each category, they do get booked up quite quickly. So, it’s best to book now to avoid disappointment!
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Born in Los Angeles, Aaron Hovanesian is one of the original staff writers for Hotel Jules. Having backpacked the world as a young man, Aaron now prefers to travel the world in luxury, proudly staying in the world's most amazing hotels and properties. When Aaron is not traveling he lives in Western Colorado he can be found brewing his own beer (probably an IPA) or spending time with his two amazing golden retrievers.