admin on March 19th, 2011

LAX Spotting Hotels – Crowne Plaza LAX

Spotting Hotels LAX - Crowne Plaza LAXOne of the many Hotels located on W Century Blvd, which is located between the 4 runways. It has views of either the of the final approach path of the 24 runways or a runway views of both 25 runways. In addition the remote stand for United and the Cargo Ramp is visible in the background. The Inglewood area, where this hotel is located is definitely not one of the nicest ones around but this hotel is in close proximity of the terminals, so it is safe. Read the rest of this entry »

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admin on February 10th, 2011

LAX Spotting Hotels – Embassy Suites South

Spotting Hotels Embassy Suites LAX SouthThe Hotel is located south of the airport on the famous Imperial Ave. only a short walk from Imperial Hill, one of the spotting areas at LAX. Hotel Rooms on the top floor offer limited and maybe obstructed views of the Runways and some Cargo Ramps. Therefore it’s not recommended for photography. But still the Imperial Hill is only a few steps away. Read the rest of this entry »

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admin on February 10th, 2011

LTN Spotting Hotels – Holiday Inn Express

Holiday Inn Express Luton - Spotting LTNOne of London’s Low Cost Airports has a simple Hotel just a short walk away from the Terminal Building. The traffic at Luton is mainly european lowcost with Ryanair and EasyJet. Also it is quite a big airport for General Aviation. The Airport is not big enough to justify a trip or more than a day but it’s great way to use the low cost airlines and start or finish a trip to the major airports in London or the United Kingdom. Read the rest of this entry »

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admin on February 10th, 2011

 

LAX Spotting Hotel - Holiday Inn Express

LAX Spotting Hotels – Holiday Inn Express LAX

About 2 miles north/ east of LAX Airport, this hotel is located at a nice angle towards the approach for the northerly runways 24L and 24R. The hotel is located in the vicinty of the big car rental centers and right next to a 7-eleven store and a Sizzler Restaurant. So you can get yourself stocked up for a day of spotting from the room. Make sure, you request a room as high up as possible (at least 3rd floor) as there is some obstructions around.

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admin on February 10th, 2011

LHR Spotting Hotel – Jurys Inn Heathrow

LHR Heathrow Spotting Hotel - Jurys InnThe Jurys Inn Heathrow is pretty close to the Approach Path of Runway 27L. It is located across the road from the Hatton Cross Tube Station which also allows a quick and cheap access to London for all non aviation related activities. Read the rest of this entry »

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admin on February 10th, 2011

MAD Spotting Hotel – Holiday Inn Express Madrid Airport

Madrid Airport has very diverse traffic and especially unique Airlines from South America. One of the main problems, especially in the summer, is the heat. Sometimes it’s unbearable to stand outside. That would suggest to take pictures from an airconditioned hotel room. The Holiday Inn Express seemed to be perfect, especially when you can secure one of the cheap rates. Read the rest of this entry »

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