Watch the earth creep up below you before the wheels touch down at La Aurora International Airport (GUA) in Guatemala City.
Even though you can't casually walk to a hotel from the airport, you certainly don't have to take a wallet-draining cab ride either. There are 27 places to stay at that are not too far away. The Westin Camino Real, Guatemala, which provides guests with complimentary airport shuttle service, 24-hour room service and 24-hour concierge, and the Real InterContinental Guatemala are the best picks.
If staying a few nights beneath a flight path isn't your style, look up the accommodation solutions in a few of the neighborhoods around La Aurora International Airport. A common choice for many fliers, Zona Viva is just 2 miles (3 kilometers) away. The Hotel Piedraluna and the La Inmaculada are among the best of its 29 hotels. An additional 29 hotels are up for grabs in Avenida La Reforma, among them the Barceló Guatemala City and the Hotel Residencia Del Sol.
If you feel like exploring, you will discover several attractions a short commute from the airport. Remember to take a look at the events calendar of Embassy of Israel in Guatemala, which often organizes functions for its nationals on special occasions. It's a handy option since it's only 2 miles (3 kilometers) away from the airport. However, that's not your only choice. Enjoy a shopping frenzy at Oakland Mall, a well-known shopping destination for both locals and tourists. All that, and only a stone's throw from the airport.
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There are some popular accommodation options just a short drive from Guatemala City Airport (GUA-La Aurora Intl.). Unpack your suitcase and rest up at the Dai Nonni Hotel.
Don't forget to take a look at the Barceló Guatemala City and the Hotel Biltmore Guatemala. Both places are just a short drive from the terminals. The former has conference facilities, parking and currency exchange services, while the latter has air-conditioned public areas, childcare services and internet access.