Attractions and Things to Do
When you book your stay in Paris, consider staying in hotels near Orly Airport (ORY) in Paris. You can enjoy a central location with only a convenient 25 minute drive from downtown Paris for all your shopping, dining, entertainment, and business needs. Other cities such as Versailles are also within a short commute from the Orly Airport offering you a great location to go sightseeing in any direction. The airport has shuttles to most of the nearby hotels as well. Typically, airport hotels have a great array of amenities that you can count on when you’re traveling.
On-site restaurants, complimentary wireless Internet, and business centers are at your beck and call. Rooms are soundproof to help you get a restful night’s sleep. The hotels near Orly Airport in Paris provide you with all these services and more when you book your stay at the Hilton Paris Orly Airport, the Hotel Ibis Orly Aeroport, the Hotel Kyriad Orly Aeroport Athis Mons, and the Mercure/Paris Orly Aeroport.
The Orly Airport was once the main international airport, but most international flights have since shifted to the Charles de Gaulle Airport. Even though this shift has occurred, the Orly Airport is still the busiest French airport for domestic travel, and the second busiest French airport overall in terms of passenger traffic. The airport receives its fame from its active part in World War II and post-war activity.
Due to the Battle of France during World War II (1940) the Orly Airport was occupied by the Nazis and most of its infrastructure was damaged out of necessity during the War by the RAF, UAF, and French bombs. It was partially rebuilt by the USAAF combat engineers after the Battle of Normandy and the Retreat of the German forces.
A rental car would be ideal for your location when you stay in hotels near Orly Airport (ORY) in Paris. You can more efficiently explore your surrounding areas and make the most of your sight-seeing and downtown Paris excursions. Some hotels, such as the Hotel Ibis Orly Aeroport, are only a three minute walk from the Cœur d’Orly metro station for easy access to the public system if you prefer to save on a rental car. It’s also cheaper to rent a car from the airport then to need one after you’ve reached your hotel. You can save yourself some time and energy if you take care of it while you’re at the Orly Airport.
A central location is ideal when you’re traveling. You get that staying at one of the hotels near Orly Airport (ORY) in Paris. Your surrounding area is dripping with historical significance and you can explore the surrounding cities much more efficiently when you stay near the Orly Airport. At all the hotels, you can rely on the amenities and the friendly staff to look after you and provide you with exceptional service.