Accommodation doesn`t come more convenient than the Safir Airport Hotel located just a couple of hundred meters from Kuwait International Airport`s main terminal building which is unique in being designed for the comfort and convenience of transit passengers.
The hotel accessed by airside shuttle bus direct from the terminal. The efficiency of the hotel staff that they are able to service a flight`s worth of rooms in less time than it takes to turnaround an aircraft! Despite the short-stay nature of its guests, facilities at the five-storey Safir are extensive. Each of the well-appointed 175 air-conditioned, triple-glazed rooms is an oasis of calm, seemingly a world away from the frantic activity of a major international air gateway.
Single, double and executive suites are available, all tastefully furnished and equipped with en suite bathrooms and satellite TV. Committed to quality service, the hotel has recently invested in fully renovating the entire building, wall-mounted dryers and stylish decor. On the ground floor, the spacious lobby and reception area features a business center, a mosque and numerous comfortable seating areas in which to relax, including a traditional Kuwaiti diwaniya (gathering place), toiletries, and smoking rooms.
The Safir`s excellent Darwaza Restaurant, located adjacent to the lobby and open 24 hours a day, serves a varied choice of traditional Arabic and international cuisine, with first and business class guests enjoying a dedicated VIP Dining Area. Express laundry, dry cleaning, money exchange and room service are just some of the round-the-clock facilities provided by the hotel`s multinational - and multilingual staff. Other amenities include a steam room, well-equipped gymnasium, plus a newly refurbished Games Room offering a range of activities - billiards, table tennis and baby foot.
Guests can also avail themselves of the Safir`s open-air swimming pool and sundeck an excellent place from which to watch the planes take off!
Transportation will be provided to the hotel through the transit desk at the airport.