Nearby the airport you'll mainly find tourist hotels along the beach of Boa Viagem, but there's also a hotel offering business facilities, the Atlante Plaza Hotel (Tel. +55(0)81 3302-3333). Other hotels nearby the airport include Golden Tulip Recife Palace (Tel. +55(0)81 3201 8200), Best Western Manibu (Tel. +55(0)81 3084 2811) and Golden Tulip Recife Palace (Tel. +55(0)81 3201-8200). For more hotels and to book online, you can go to They offer a large range of hotels, at competitive internet rates.

Shops and restaurants

There's a good range of restaurants, cafés, (snack) bars and shops: more than twenty shops and about ten eating facilities. This number is expected to increase for the 2014 FIFA World Cup.


There's a lost-and-found desk in the Departure Hall. There are no lockers to store your baggage at Recife Airport; you also can't deposit your baggage.


In both the Arrivals and Departure Halls you'll find an information desk (Tel. +55(0)81 3322 4353 or +55(0)81 3322 4685) for inquiries about Recife Airport, flight schedules and airport services. There's also a desk of the Tourist Office Empetur (Tel. +55(0)81 3232 3594).


The airport doesn't offer business facilities. For this you need to turn to business hotels in Recife (see Hotels).

Disabled facilities

Recife Airport has good accessibility for the disabled. There are wheelchair ramps and some adapted elevators and toilets. These facilities are likely to be improved when adaptations will be made for the 2014 FIFA World Cup.

Other services

You'll find banks, exchange offices and ATM's scattered around the terminals.