The main international airport of Minsk is located 42 km from the center of the Belarusian capital. Bus 300e and shuttle bus 1400-TK will take passengers to the central bus station and metro station Uruchye. Bus 173-E goes to the Sokol microdistrict. Hotels located near the airport, take guests around the clock, most provide a transfer service.
Minsk is one of the most beautiful cities in Belarus. Its architecture, gardens and parks, museums and historical monuments attract tourists. To get acquainted with the sights of the Old Town, it is best to pay attention to the hotels located in the center of the capital. There are ancient temples, modern squares with fountains, theaters and other cultural and historical sites.
A small review presents the best hotels that are ready to accept transit passengers and tourists from around the world.
In the village of Bykachino (9 km from the airport) there is a hotel of the format “bed and breakfast” Manor Korolev Stan. Two, three, four-bed and family roomsare provided for accommodation. The owners position their guest house as a “rest on the farm”. The estate is a two-storey building with living rooms and a lawn in front of the entrance. In summer, it has an outdoor frame pool and a sun terrace. The interior of the interior is made in the style of classic hotel rooms. As decoration and decoration used wood, home textiles, patchwork blankets, self-woven carpets. The walls are decorated with paintings. To relax guests, there is a billiard table, a sauna, in the courtyard there is a gazebo with barbecue.
“Nice place in the village near the airport. Fresh air, fresh products for breakfast. The owners are very hospitable people. You can agree with them on the account of lunch and dinner. The food is ordinary, rustic. Prices for it are city restaurants. Get only by taxi. It makes no sense to come for a few hours, but for the night the very thing” Natalia, Russia
Country estate DVOR in the village of Zadvorye is not only an excellent corporate holiday, but also a pleasant place for temporary residence of transit passengers, tourists, business travelers. There is an opportunity to get acquainted with the Belarusian village life and hospitality, as well as to provide a service to your body, breathing fresh air. The hotel is located in a unique natural area, on the peninsula of the Petrovichi reservoir. It consists of detached cottages, a bath complex (a Russian wood-burning bath and a Finnish sauna with a jacuzzi). Restaurant “Dubrov” prepares dishes from organic products, works on the menu. An airport shuttle (5.8 km) is provided free of charge.
The hotel is open not so long ago, so there are no reviews yet. But guests will definitely appreciate its stylish interiors and service.
The hotel complex is located in the village of Volma (11 km from the airport). It consists of one-storey cottages with verandas. The number of rooms consists of apartments and suites. They are equipped with everything necessary for a good rest, cooking, entertainment. Connoisseurs of wildlife like to stay here. The houses are located in a pine forest, next to two reservoirs: Petrovichskoye and Volmyanskoye, the village itself stands on the banks of the Gorodishchanka River. For fishing there are tackles and baits. It offers a sauna, a swimming pool with a gun, a solarium, a bicycle rental, barbecue areas. The restaurant serves a continental breakfast or half board (kitchen hours are from 08.00 to 20.00). No shuttle service is available.
“Low bow to the reception staff! The girl did everything she could for us: she settled down, warmed up dinner, checked in for the flight, woke us up in the morning, fed us breakfast, called a taxi. We were very pleased with the service. Thank you!” Anna, Russia
This hotel has a 4-star comfort level. It is located in the village of Smolnitsa in the middle of a picturesque forest, but not far from the main transport interchanges. The airport is only 7 km away (7 minutes by car or public transport). A shuttle service is available on request (at the airport they will meet with a sign). Rest in a pine forest will quickly restore strength after a long flight. Here everything is created for the speedy rehabilitation of the body after illnesses: hiking routes, health trails have been developed, sports grounds have been equipped, an excellent aqua zone (swimming pool) and a wood-heated bath have been installed, entertainment has been thought out. There is direct access to the ski slope. To accommodate guests prepared rooms in the main building and separate chalets with 2-3 bedrooms. Meals are organized by the restaurant “Svyta”. A Buffet breakfast is served in the morning, followed by an à la carte menu. Here they can take with animals, if you agree on it in advance.
“This place is more for a country holiday than for transit. But you can stay for a day or two to relax properly, go to the bathhouse, wander around the neighborhood, breathe air. Prices are above average, while there is no way to eat outside the territory (around the forest). The interior is not annoying, the room is large, the paths for walks are paved” Alexey, Russia
Hotels near the airport of Minsk do not particularly accept guests with pets. Green Park Hotel Airport Minsk is almost the only one where you can agree on the accommodation of animals.
There in Smolnitsa on the road there is a roadside mini-hotel“Sytyi putnik”. This place is intended for transit travelers, travelers by private car and all those who need a short rest on the road. Standard and Economy rooms are prepared for accommodation. The café offers breakfasts, set lunches, dishes of Belarusian and author’s cuisine. Near the artificial pond in the yard there are mangal gazebos. For a good rest built a Russian bath on firewood. The roadside complex has a large parking area, parking spaces are provided free of charge. You can get to the hotel at any time of the day, using the airport transfer service. The reception of the hotel is also open around the clock.
“The services of the motel are designed for truckers, hitchhikers, tourists. Prices are low. I spent the first time and moved on. The café is inexpensive. You can order breakfast in your room even at 5 am. The girls help call a taxi. The route is close, so in 7 minutes you can drive to the airport” Denis, Belarus
This standard and luxury inn is located in Korolev Stan. It is 24 km from Minsk International Airport. It offers private dental and massage rooms. There is no restaurant, but a continental breakfast is served daily in the lounge area (à la carte dishes). Transfer is not provided, you can get there by taxi. Guests note the stylish interior, friendly service and good soundproofing of the rooms.
“Small but cozy hotel where all the staff is focused on customer requests. This can not but rejoice, so I will come and stay here – on the outskirts of Minsk – only to enjoy the service” Vadim, Belarus
The 5-star Marriott Hotels & Resorts hotel is located near the center of the Belarusian capital. There are 217 comfortable rooms in the fund. It offers Mediterranean restaurant Fornello, Greatroom and Barrel bars, SPA center with wellness treatments for every taste, swimming pool, fitness room, free transfer to the center of Minsk (3 times a day). The airport is 57 km away. On request, a meeting and delivery of guests from / to the hotel complex (the service is paid) can be arranged. The area is suitable for walking and entertainment. In 100 meters from the hotel flows the river Svislo, within walking distance are the Falcon Club, the Olympic tennis center, the sports and entertainment complex “Minsk-Arena”, Victory Park.
“Nice hotel to stay almost in the center of Minsk. Swimming pool and gym are free of charge. Breakfast is included in the stay. Prices in the restaurant are not inflated, but fully correspond to their level. Respect to the chef – all the products are the freshest! There are a lot of people, noisy, but the room is quiet. The bed is comfortable. It is better to take a room with a view of the river, not the city» Angelica, Belarus
This 5-star business hotel is located in the Leninsky district of Minsk. It is part of the Chinese chain BTG-Jianguo Hotels & Resorts. To accommodate guests, 180 rooms of different comfort levels are offered, starting with the standard and ending with the presidential suite. On the territory there is a restaurant of Chinese cuisine, a café of European cuisine, a lobby bar. Everyone works on the menu. The SPA center includes an aqua zone and a gym. A visit for hotel guests is included in the payment for accommodation. For spa body treatments, you will have to pay. For younger visitors there is a game room waiting for parents. The hotel has a casino, there is a car rental (with a driver and without), a service center. Airport shuttle is free.
“The hotel provides a full package of services for those who are on a business or romantic trip. It’s quiet, the 5 star staff is very helpful and always nice. The rooms are spacious and have everything you would expect to have in a 5 star hotel room» Yusuf, UK
Near the historical center of Minsk is a 5-star hotel chain Doubletree by Hilton. Standard rooms,executive rooms and specially equipped rooms for people with disabilities and their accompaniment are available for accommodation. Meals can be arranged in an Art Deco restaurant, a lobby bar and a terrace. A shared breakfast is served in the restaurant’s dining room. On the 1st floor of the building there is a budget city café. This, on the one hand, fast food (you can take food with you), on the other hand, the kitchen specializes in healthy eating. On the 21st floor there is a panoramic restaurant. This is an elite place of rest of the Minsk beau monde, businessmen and business guests of the city. There is the only premium champagne bar in the capital of Belarus. For sports lovers there is a fitness room. Private transfer to the airport is paid.
“The best hotel in Minsk! Beautiful interior design and really comfortable room for living and relaxing. The team is kind and tries its best to give the best service at a professional level, not forgetting about the friendly attitude to customers. The restaurant is really good” Mounir, France
In the heart of Minsk is an elegant and fashionable hotel of premium class“President”. The complex offers guests of the capital 157 rooms,14 conference rooms, a multifunctional SPA center. It offers views of the central part of the city. In 5-minute walk from the hotel there is GUM, boutiques and shops, souvenir shops. Designer restaurant “Stolitsa” is located in the main lobby of the hotel. A buffet breakfast is served here in the morning. On weekdays, business lunches are offered at pleasant prices. On the 11th floor guests are waiting in the banquet salon “Olympus”. The hotel has a round-the-clock room service. Among the additional paid services: beauty salon and hairdresser, medical center “Blossom Clinic”, travel agency. Transfer is paid.
“I loved the pool, sauna and jacuzzi. I liked the marble decoration of the walls and ceiling, the stunning view of Minsk from the windows. The staff is very polite. In case there was a slight inconvenience (for example, there were no glasses for wine), one phone call always solved the problem very quickly. Europeans will admire the overall level of service superior to most European hotels” Akhmed, France
All the hotels presented are good in their own way. For transit passengers who just want to relax before further trip, it is recommended to pay attention to the roadside hotel “Full Traveler”. Those wishing to spend a weekend in Minsk can stay in any of the hotels in the city center.