Long layover at Istanbul Sabiha airport (SAW) or in nearby hotels

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Possibility to spend the night at Istanbul Sabiha airport (SAW), if open 24 hours. Services available, places to rest (free resting zones), or look for the list of nearby hotels and vip lounges.

Layover guide. Sleeping facilities in the public zone or boarding area

Spending the night at the airport
The airport is open 24 hours a day, so you will be able to spend the night inside the enclosure with no problems. It is recommended to have headphones, earplugs and a sleeping mask so that the lights and loud announcements do not bother you.
Where to rest: Most seats inside the terminal have armrests. However, you can find some benches with movable armrests in the boarding area, in addition to more comfortable couches next to some of the food stores. Another option (by paying or through different memberships) is to enter one of the VIP lounges, which have more amenities and privacy and open 24 hours a day, although the maximum stay is 3 hours. On the other hand, there are several accommodations nearby.
Baggage: In the Arrivals Hall there is a luggage storage office that operates around the clock.
Eating and drinking: Available options inside the terminal close at night.
Wi-Fi: The access is only pre-paid.
Other services available around the clock: ATMs, currency exchange bureaus, first aid clinic, pharmacy, baby changing facilities.

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Nearby Hotels

The ISG Airport Hotel (Tel +90 216 588 5000) is located 3 minutes away from the terminal. Some alternatives nearby have shuttles for the transfer of their guests. Airport Residence Kurtköy (Tel +90 216 482 2601), Miracle Istanbul Asia (Tel +90 216 510 0404), Crowne Plaza Istanbul - Asia (Tel +90 216 585 6060), Boom Palace (Tel +90 531 698 8911), Bellapais Suites Cappadocia (Tel +90 535 846 4357), Hill Suites (Tel +90 216 378 3838), Skyport Istanbul Hotel (Tel +90 216 504 0555), Arma Apartments (Tel +90 216 482 6868), The Corner Hotel (Tel +90 505 470 0807).

Latest updates: May 17, 2019

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