When I looked for the best airport hotels for Fredericton, I based my choices upon a number of factors: how the hotel was ranked in comparison to the 12 hotels in Fredericton, the ratings given by online reviewers who experienced the hotel, the value offered in its price for the room, its distance from the airport, and important amenities either on-site or close by.

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Editor's Top 3 Picks

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Book from ~$118 CAD
Pet-friendly Oromocto hotel with indoor pool, restaurant and free continental breakfast
Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi, free breakfast, free parking
  • The hotel's location was praised for its proximity to highway access and CFB Gagetown
  • Many guests were pleased with the level of customer service they received
  • Guests found clean and spacious rooms
Cons
  • Some guests reported noise transfer during their stay
  • The hotel's rooms were described as having old TVs and uncomfortable beds by some lodgers
Days Inn Oromocto is a good budget option, a 3 star hotel that offers free Wi-Fi, free breakfast and free parking, has an on-site restaurant, indoor pool, and is only 8 minutes to the airport. It is 6 minutes to downtown Oromocto (where you will find its one nightlife attraction, Griffins Pub & Eatery), and 19 minutes to downtown Fredericton. Reviewers seemed to enjoy this hotel's location situated on the west side of Canada's model town, in the St. John River valley and only 4 minutes from the Trans Canada highway. Many were also pleased with the hotel's staff, restaurant and rooms.
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Book from ~$114 CAD
Pet-friendly Fredericton hotel next to Regent Mall with dining, indoor pool and hot tub
Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi and wired Internet, free parking
  • Many lodgers were impressed with the hotel's friendly and attentive service
  • The hotel was found to provide good value and affordable rates by numerous guests
  • Several reviewers were pleased with the hotel's proximity to shopping and highway access
Cons
  • Noise transfer was reported by some guests
  • The hotel's accessibility from its one-way street was inconvenient for a few lodgers
Fredericton Inn seems to be a good mid-range hotel, also a 3 star that offers free Wi-Fi and free parking. Breakfast is served in their on-site restaurant, as well as lunch and dinner. There is a lounge for those who want to relax with a drink in the evenings and an indoor pool. Guests who stayed seemed to enjoy its good value, staff and location. Regent Mall is next door making it close to mall eateries and shopping. It's 15 minutes from the airport and 10 minutes to downtown and has easy access to the highway.
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Book from ~$204 CAD
Well-liked downtown Fredericton hotel with indoor pool, free pet stays and jacuzzi suites
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, local calls, pet stays
  • Guests said rooms were clean, and well appointed with comfortable beds
  • Guests found the staff welcoming, knowledgeable and accommodating
  • Guests found the location ideal for accessing downtown attractions and the University of NB
  • Several guests enjoyed dining on site
  • Wi-Fi was rated as excellent overall by reviewers
Cons
  • A few reviewers felt the decor in the hotel was out-dated
  • A few guests complained of malfunctioning amenities at the hotel
  • Parking is $10 per night
A good high-end option would be the Crowne Plaza, ranked # 3 out of 12 properties in Fredericton. It has 4 on-site restaurants, indoor pool, and free Wi-Fi. It is right downtown and walking distance to many attractions according to online reviewers and only 14 minutes' drive to the airport. Guests praised its quiet, spacious and spotless rooms with views of the St. John River.

7 Other Hotels Close to Fredericton Airport

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Book from ~$98 CAD
3-min. drive from airport (YFC) along Hwy 102, great rates and clean rooms
Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi, free parking, free seasonal continental breakfast
  • Numerous guests were pleased with the hotel's affordable rates
  • Many reviewers enjoyed their clean and updated rooms
  • The hotel was found to be close to the airport and downtown Fredericton
Cons
  • A few guests reported highway noise in their rooms
  • The hotel's lack of dining or restaurants nearby was a disappointment to a few guests
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Book from ~$74 CAD
Fredericton budget motel with clean rooms, free parking and well-liked free breakfast
Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi, free parking, free continental breakfast
  • Most guests found the staff to be friendly and helpful
  • Several reviewers praised the cleanliness and comfort of their rooms
  • The location was said to be conveniently close to the airport and downtown area
Cons
  • A few guests found the decor old and tired
  • A couple reviewers had issues with stale cigarette smells in their rooms
Location
This Fredericton hotel is located at an approximate 10-minute drive from the airport, and about a 10-minute drive or 2-hour bus ride from downtown. The area around the hotel is mainly residential. This is a good option if staying closer to the airport is more important than proximity to the downtown area.
Parking
Free parking is offered for the duration of your stay. There is limited parking space in front of the hotel units, so extended parking is not an option for this inn. 
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Book from ~$127 CAD
Clean but dated Fredericton hotel with an indoor pool, restaurant and 9-hole golf course
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, parking, airport and area shuttle, local calls
  • Guests found the rooms to be clean
  • Parents were pleased with the child-friendly amenities
  • Staff were friendly and helpful according to guests
  • Many guests enjoyed meals on site
  • Guests found the location close to the highway and central to amenities
Cons
  • Some guests found the decor and fixtures out-of-date and in need of replacement
  • Some guests felt the pool and hot tub were not clean enough
Location
This hotel is an approximate 15-minute drive from the airport, and located in Fredericton, about a 10-minute drive from downtown. It is located in a residential area with no public transit access to downtown. Guests staying at this hotel will likely need to arrange to have vehicle access or budget for cab fares. 
Parking
Free parking is offered for the duration of your stay and extended parking of an additional day or two can be requested by calling the front desk at the hotel. 
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Book from ~$102 CAD
Older Fredericton budget hotel with indoor & outdoor pools, free breakfast & mixed reviews
Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi, free breakfast, free parking and free local calls
  • Several reviewers described their rooms as clean
  • Several guests thought that the room rates were reasonable
  • The staff were complimented for their friendly service by several guests
  • Several guests enjoyed the indoor and outdoor pool areas
  • A couple of reviewers found the location convenient for accessing the highway
Cons
  • Many guests described their rooms as dated and in need of upgrades
  • A couple of reviewers complained about a lack of hot water in the mornings
Location
This hotel is located in Fredericton at an approximate 20-minute drive from the airport, and a 10-minute drive or 1- hour bus ride from downtown Fredericton. It is close to several sit-down and fast food restaurants. However, a vehicle or a taxi would still be recommended for travelling to the airport, and would be the quickest method of transportation into downtown Fredericton and many area attractions. 
Parking
Free parking is available for the duration of your stay. This hotel does not offer extended parking options.
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Book from ~$173 CAD
Just off Highway 8, pet friendly, free breakfast, updated rooms, cigarette odours
Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi, free breakfast, free parking
  • Many guests were pleased with the level of customer service they received
  • The hotel's rooms were found to be clean and updated
  • Several lodgers enjoyed the free breakfast
Cons
  • Several guests complained of cigarette odours in non-smoking rooms and the hotel's common areas
Location
This hotel is an approximate 20-minute drive from the airport and is located in Fredericton at about a 10-minute drive or 48-minute bus ride away from downtown. It is surrounded mainly by local businesses, so guests who wish to do a lot of exploring may want to plan a budget for cab rides or arrange for vehicle access.
Parking
Parking at this hotel is free for the duration of your stay. Extended parking may be available. Please contact the hotel for rates and details if you are interested in this option.
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Book from ~$162 CAD
Fredericton hotel near convention centre with indoor pool, jacuzzi suites and free breakfast
Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi, free parking, free continental breakfast
  • Most guests had pleasant experiences with the staff
  • Many guests complimented the cleanliness and comfort of the rooms
  • The location was said by guests to be close to highway access and Regent Mall
Cons
  • A few guests had complaints about noise transfer between rooms
  • A couple reviewers felt there should be an on-site restaurant offering lunch and dinner.
Location
This hotel is located in Fredericton and is approximately a 20-minute drive from the airport and a 10-minute drive into downtown Fredericton. It is surrounded by mainly industrial business locations, and there is no direct access to public transit, so it is recommended to rent a car or hire a cab to access the downtown and airport. It is close to the highway (Fredericton Bypass) and only a 3-minute drive to Regent Mall which can also be reached on foot in 18 minutes.
Parking
Free parking is offered to guests of this hotel for the duration of their stay. Extended parking is not available.
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Book from ~$185 CAD
Highly praised downtown hotel on the river with indoor and outdoor pools, day spa & dining
Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi, free parking
  • Many guests enjoyed their well-equipped and comfortable rooms
  • Numerous guests were pleased with the level of customer service they received
  • The hotel's restaurants were praised for their quality and taste
Cons
  • Noise transfer was reported by some guests during their stay
Location
This hotel is an approximate 20-minute drive from the airport. It is located in a suburb of downtown Fredericton and is an approximate 5-minute drive or 20-minute walk from the heart of downtown Fredericton. 
Parking
The hotel offers free parking for the duration for your stay. Extended parking for up to a few extra days may be available and it is best to contact the front desk to inquire if this is an option you're looking for. 

Tips For Staying Near Fredericton Airport

Location
Fredericton Airport (YFC) is located on the border of the towns of Lincoln and Oromocto in New Brunswick and is 15 km or a 20-minute drive from Fredericton. The area around the airport is a mostly residential neighbourhood with some small businesses.
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Dining
There are limited dining options at the airport, which has one restaurant and one concession kiosk operated by the restaurant. For those seeking more dining options, it would be best to eat before arriving at the airport, or wait until arriving at your hotel, especially if it is in Fredericton, as there will be more variety.
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Getting Around: Driving
Driving to most of the hotels closest to the airport will take from 10 to 20 minutes, depending on traffic. 

If you need to rent a car, the airport offers four car rental companies on site, including Avis, Budget, Hertz and National Car Rentals. The average cost of a car rental is approximately $60 to $75 per day, and exact rates can be found on the website.
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Getting Around: Public Transit
There is a bus route that services Fredericton, but it does not service the airport. There is no public transit system in Oromocto. The closest access point for the public transit route can be reached by car and is an approximate 6- minute drive or taxi ride from the airport. 
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Getting Around
The airport offers a taxi agent to assist passengers with arranging a taxi ride if necessary, and Checker Cab is the recommended taxi company for the airport. A taxi ride from the airport to various hotels will cost about $16 to $26 for a one-way ride. Taking a taxi may be the most cost and time effective way to travel between this airport and surrounding hotels.

Depending on the length of your stay, and your travel plans while in the area, arranging to explore by taxi might be cheaper than renting a vehicle. Guests planning primarily to visit destinations in Fredericton may be able to use public transportation to get around, and a taxi to travel to and from the airport. 
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Parking
The airport offers both long-term and short-term parking. Short-term parking costs $2 for a maximum of 2 hours, and parking beyond the first 2 hours costs $2 per additional hour. The daily rate is $10 per day for the first three days, and $5 per additional day. 
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