Whether you’re in town for a conference, business meeting, consulting gig, or visiting family and friends, there are many reasons to stay near Toronto’s Pearson International Airport.
While they don’t have the perks of being downtown, finding cheap hotels in Mississauga near the airport means easy access to rental cars, free hotel shuttles, and nontouristy restaurants and attractions. Here are the top five hotels minutes away from the airport.
1. Hilton Garden Inn Toronto Airport
With Hilton Garden Inn, you can always expect a consistently high level of service and quality. This Hilton Garden Inn by the Toronto airport is no different. It offers a free 24-hour airport shuttle, free Wi-Fi, a “Park, stay, go” parking package, and a gym and pool. Room rates are typically around $120, and guests can collect HHonors points to put toward future Hilton stays.
2. Residence Inn Mississauga-Airport Corporate Center West
The Residence Inn is a staple for Marriott lovers. One of its advantages over the Garden Inn above is that parking and breakfast are free during your stay, which will save you a bit of money. This recently renovated hotel is slightly farther from the airport than some other hotels, but offers free Wi-Fi, an airport shuttle, and is pet-friendly. Room prices start at $140.
3. Hampton Inn & Suites Toronto Airport
This Hampton Inn by the Toronto airport is consistently on the top of visitors’ lodging lists. It’s the a hotel of choice for travelers looking for no frills and the best bang for their buck. As with all Hampton Inns, you get a lapdesk for using your laptop in bed, complimentary hot breakfast, or breakfast in a bag if you’re in a rush. The hotel offers free Wi-Fi, 24-hour shuttle service, a gym, pool, and spacious rooms starting at $120.
4. Homewood Suites by Hilton Toronto-Mississauga
The Homewood Suites near the Toronto airport is the perfect hotel for business travelers. It features free breakfast, free dinner (Monday to Thursday), and a full kitchen. Upgrade to the whirlpool suite to a more luxurious stay. At $160 a night, the Homewood Suites is slightly more expensive than the other hotels listed, but it includes more amenities, including free Wi-Fi, parking, and a 24-hour fitness center.
5. ALT Hotel Toronto Airport
Most airport hotels are drab, old, and boring, but not this one. ALT is changing things up with a design that’s modern, sleek, and chic. Part of the Le Germain chain that’s well-known for its luxury, ALT Hotel by the Toronto airport is their version of a budget hotel that retains an upscale atmosphere. You’ll feel like you’re at the W without paying the W’s prices.
While the ALT does not offer an on-site restaurant or pool, it is one of the closest hotels to the airport, right by the tram line that runs between terminals. Room prices start at $134.
Well, there you have it. If you find yourself flying into Toronto and need a place to stay by the airport in Mississauga, make sure you consider these five convenient hotels.
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