Hotel movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant hotel movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, melancholic, talky, atmospheric, clever and interesting films and TV shows about / with hotel, dialogue, storytelling, mentor, catastrophe, adaptation, runaway, brutality, loneliness and death plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Horror genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
hotel movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as hotel: 1408 (2007), The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014), The Shining (1980), Hotel Transylvania (2012), The Witches (1990), The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (2011), Four Rooms (1995), Bobby (2006), Maid in Manhattan (2002), Student Services (2010).

List of hotel movies

1408 (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A man who specializes in debunking paranormal occurrences checks into the fabled room 1408 in the Dolphin Hotel. Soon after settling in, he confronts genuine terror.
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, suspense, twists and turns ...
Plot: isolation, ghost, haunted house, fear, hotel, survival, paranormal activity, danger, evil, insanity, supernatural, trapped ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The Grand Budapest Hotel tells of a legendary concierge at a famous European hotel between the wars and his friendship with a young employee who becomes his trusted protégé. The story involves the theft and recovery of a priceless Renaissance ...
Style: atmospheric, stylized, offbeat, melancholic, witty ...
Plot: hotel, inheritance, mentor protege relationship, disorder, greed, friendship, murder, cons and scams, adventure, unlikely partners, escapades, prison escape ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 1960s, 30s, year 1968 ...
Place: europe, eastern europe, hungary, central europe, alps
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The Shining (1980)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Jack Torrance accepts a caretaker job at the Overlook Hotel, where he, along with his wife Wendy and their son Danny, must live isolated from the rest of the world for the winter. But they aren't prepared for the madness that lurks within.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, scary, surreal, bleak ...
Plot: isolation, supernatural, danger, hotel, insanity, ghost, evil, family in danger, nervous breakdown, losing-it hero, maze, family problems ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: colorado, usa, oregon, denver colorado, montana
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Hotel Transylvania (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Welcome to Hotel Transylvania, Dracula's lavish five-stake resort, where monsters and their families can live it up and no humans are allowed. One special weekend, Dracula has invited all his best friends to celebrate his beloved daughter ...
Style: humorous, not serious, melancholic, absurd, offbeat ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: teenage love, hotel, vampire, father daughter relationship, dracula, supernatural romance, magical creature, magic, frankenstein, human becomes animal, imaginary, skeleton ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 19th century, 1890s ...
Place: romania, europe, transylvania, paris france, hawaii ...
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The Witches (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young boy named Luke and his grandmother go on vacation only to discover their hotel is hosting an international witch convention, where the Grand High Witch is unveiling her master plan to turn all children into mice. Will Luke fall victim to the ...
Style: humorous, fairy tale, gothic, semi serious, atmospheric ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, teens
Plot: mouse, hotel, adventure, wizards and magicians, witch, good versus evil, chocolate, young heroes, secret identity, supernatural, heroic mission, magic ...
Time: 1990s
Place: england, europe, norway
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The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 124 min.
Story: British retirees travel to India to take up residence in what they believe is a newly restored hotel. Less luxurious than its advertisements, the Marigold Hotel nevertheless slowly begins to charm in unexpected ways as the residents find new purpose ...
Style: feel good, uplifting, touching, semi serious, sentimental ...
Plot: elderly, hotel, aging, golden years, loneliness, marital problem, personal growth, self discovery, introspection, culture clash, retirement home, goodhearted ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia, mumbai india, england, california
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Four Rooms (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: It's Ted the Bellhop's first night on the job...and the hotel's very unusual guests are about to place him in some outrageous predicaments. It seems that this evening's room service is serving up one unbelievable happening after ...
Style: dark humor, semi serious, suspense, clever, absurd ...
Plot: hotel, workplace situations, gangsters, mischievous children, witch, hotel room, mistaken identity, bet, fish out of water, multiple storylines, disorder, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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Bobby (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In 1968 the lives of a retired doorman, hotel manager, lounge singer, busboy, beautician and others intersect in the wake of Robert F. Kennedy's assassination at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles.
Style: realistic, captivating, intense, light, melancholic ...
Plot: politics, hotel, senator, corruption, racial slur, reporter, state affairs, dishonesty, assassination, power relations, racial tension, brutality ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1968
Place: california, los angeles, usa, vietnam, texas
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The Suite Life of Zack and Cody (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Suite Life of Zack & Cody is an American sitcom created by Danny Kallis and Jim Geoghan. The series was first broadcast on Disney Channel on March 18, 2005, with 4 million viewers, making it the most successful premiere for Disney Channel in ...
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, light, realistic
Audience: kids
Plot: hotel, twins, mischievous children, single parent, youth, family relations, family life, prank, disorder, heir heiress, brother brother relationship, single mother ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, boston
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Maid in Manhattan (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Marisa Ventura is a struggling single mom who works at a posh Manhattan hotel and dreams of a better life for her and her young son. One fateful day, hotel guest and senatorial candidate Christopher Marshall meets Marisa and mistakes her for a ...
Style: romantic, sentimental, sweet, light, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: cinderella story, opposites attract, love and romance, fall in love, social differences, mistaken identity, hotel, single mother, romance, class differences, love story, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, san francisco, new jersey ...
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Student Services (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Laura is a 19-year-old university freshman who desperately wants to do well in school. She works a part-time job but cannot make ends meet. One evening in which she is short of funds, she answers a personal ad online by "Joe," 57, who ...
Style: psychological, realistic, captivating, thought provoking, sincere ...
Plot: hotel, prostitute, student life, college student, hotel room, money problems, innocence lost, deception, old man, university, lifestyle, misogynist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, campus
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Computer Chess (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Set over the course of a weekend tournament for chess software programmers thirty-some years ago, COMPUTER CHESS transports viewers to a nostalgic moment when the contest between technology and the human spirit seemed a little more up for grabs. We ...
Style: talky, humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: hotel, chess, nerd, computer, man versus machine, a.i., obsession, contests and competitions, artificial intelligence, computers and web, rivalry, ambition ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: pentagon, australia
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Eloise at Christmastime (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Eloise insists on helping with yuletide nuptials.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: hotel, shopping, christmas, nanny, mischievous children, young heroes, family, holiday, opposites attract, couple relations, love triangle, family gatherings ...
Place: new york, usa
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King of the Hill (1993)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Based on the Depression-era bildungsroman memoir of writer A. E. Hotchner, the film follows the story of a boy struggling to survive on his own in a hotel in St. Louis after his mother is committed to a sanatorium with tuberculosis. His father, a ...
Style: touching, realistic, atmospheric, sentimental, serious ...
Audience: kids
Plot: hotel, coming of age, dysfunctional family, against the odds, marbles, epileptic seizure, great depression, canary, tuberculosis, elevator operator, understanding, self discovery ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: st. louis missouri, california
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Last Year at Marienbad (1961)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Takes place in a chateau, an ambiguous story of a man and a woman who may or may not have met last year at Marienbad.
Style: atmospheric, surreal, stylized, psychological, serious ...
Plot: hotel, new wave, mystery, obsession, chateau, extramarital affair, card game, amnesia, destiny, haunted by the past, statue, palaces castles and temples ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: europe, france
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Winter Sleep (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey, France, Germany
Duration: 196 min.
Story: Aydin, a retired actor, owns a small hotel in central Anatolia with his young wife Nihal and his sister Necla, who is coping with her recent divorce. During the winter, snow covers the ground and boredom brings the return of old memories, pushing ...
Style: talky, atmospheric, serious, realistic, clever ...
Plot: hotel, rich and poor, couples, snow, crumbling marriage, wife husband relationship, actor, retirement, dull life, society, divorce, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: turkey
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Barton Fink (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A renowned New York playwright is enticed to California to write for the movies and discovers the hellish truth of Hollywood.
Style: surreal, clever, stylized, atmospheric, semi serious ...
Plot: hotel, neighbor, neo noir, serial killer, murder, writer's life, showbiz, screenwriter, hollywood, new job, loner, corpse ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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The Silence (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Traveling through an unnamed European country on the brink of war, sickly, intellectual Ester, her sister Anna and Anna's young son, Johan, check into a near-empty hotel. A basic inability to communicate among the three seems only to worsen ...
Style: sexual, psychological, serious, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: hotel, sex, travel, desire, rage, terminal illness, lesbian, dysfunctional family, parents and children, sibling relationship, incest, siblings relations ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: europe, sweden, tokyo
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Dirty Pretty Things (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An urban hotel in London is a gathering and flash point for legal and illegal immigrants attempting to cobble together their lives in a new country. The immigrants include Senay, a Turkish woman, and a Nigerian doctor named Okwe who is working as a ...
Style: bleak, realistic, tense, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Plot: hotel, immigrants, illegal immigration, prostitute, friendship, lebanese, black market, forgery, taxi driver, maid, surgery, muslim ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, europe, nigeria, latin america
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The Innkeepers (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: During the final days at the Yankee Pedlar Inn, two employees determined to reveal the hotel's haunted past begin to experience disturbing events as old guests check in for a stay.
Style: atmospheric, scary, tense, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hotel, supernatural, ghost, beer, whispering, towel, workplace, paranormal activity, workplace situations, terror, danger, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new england, usa
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Plaza Suite (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Film version of the Neil Simon play has three separate acts set in the same hotel suite in New York's Plaza Hotel with Walter Matthau in a triple role. In the first, Karen Nash tries to get her inattentive husband Sam's attention to spruce ...
Style: clever, witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: hotel, multiple storylines, fall in love, romance, unlikely couple, hotel suite, luxury hotel, crumbling marriage, couple relations, infidelity, looking for love, love affair ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey, california
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Puppet Master II (1990)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The puppets return, this time they hunt some Paranormal Researchers to take their brain fluid for the dead/living puppet master, Andre Toulon
Style: serious, suspenseful, surprise ending, macabre, twist ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hotel, slasher, zombie, brain, puppet, gory, supernatural ability, good versus evil, danger, deadly, rivalry, supernatural ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 1910s
Place: cairo egypt, egypt
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The Million Dollar Hotel (2000)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany, UK, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: The Million Dollar Hotel starts with a jump from a roof top that clears up a death in a hotel that was burning to the ground where a lot of strange people had been living.
Style: atmospheric, serious, stylized, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: hotel, murder, prostitute, misfit, insanity, hollywood, mystery, crimes, confidence, fbi, book, friendship ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa
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The Beyond (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A young woman inherits an old hotel in Louisiana where after a series of supernatural 'accidents', she learns that the building was built over one of the entrances to Hell.
Style: gothic, atmospheric, surreal, bleak, scary ...
Plot: hotel, zombie, ghost, afterlife, gore, blood, violence, blindness, entrails, hell, undead, experiment ...
Time: 80s
Place: louisiana, usa, new orleans
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Prom Night (2008)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Donna's senior prom is supposed to be the best night of her life, though a sadistic killer from her past has different plans for her and her friends.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, suspense, serious ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: obsession, stalking, serial killer, high school, hotel, slasher, haunted by the past, prom, death, characters killed one by one, best friends, teacher ...
Time: contemporary
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For Love or Money (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: New York concierge Doug Ireland wants to go into business for himself and refurbish a hotel on Roosevelt Island, N.Y., but he needs an investor. With a few weeks left before his option on the site runs out, Doug agrees to help wealthy Christian ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: hotel, concierge, deception, mistress, romance, betrayal, couple relations, cons and scams, nothing goes right, fall in love, dishonesty, love and romance ...
Time: 90s, 80s, future
Place: europe, ireland, usa, new york, new jersey ...
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Stolen Kisses (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The third in a series of films featuring François Truffaut's alter-ego, Antoine Doinel, the story resumes with Antoine being discharged from military service. His sweetheart Christine's father lands Antoine a job as a security guard, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, light ...
Audience: date night
Plot: hotel, private detective, adultery, hotel room, eiffel tower paris, extramarital affair, night watchman, couples, new wave, prostitute, romance, fall in love ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: france, europe, paris france, montmartre paris, tokyo
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Cedar Rapids (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A naive Midwesterner insurance salesman travels to a big-city convention in an effort to save the jobs of his co-workers.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, sentimental, funny ...
Plot: hotel, drinking, friendship, swimming pool, infidelity, insurance, drugs/alcohol, goofy hero, disorder, one-night stand, buddies, innocence lost ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: iowa, usa, wisconsin, las vegas, california ...
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Bloody New Year (1987)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Five shipwrecked English teenagers take refuge in an island hotel that is decorated for New Years. The problem is, it's early summer, and soon enough, even the walls themselves are striking out against them…
Style: humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, scary, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hotel, ghost, island, new year's eve, zombie, gore, holiday horror, christmas tree, splatter, murder, broken glass, fair ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
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Appetite (1998)
Genre: Thriller, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The guests of the Station Hotel have assembled to play a game of cards. The loser will sleep in room 207, a room rumored to be haunted. It hasn't been slept in for 20 years. As their lives tangle in a paranoid deadlock, the only escape becomes ...
Style: mind bending, serious, atmospheric, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: hotel, card game, birthday party, murder, mysterious character, mystery, dancing, aging, hotel room, criminal, midlife crisis, crimes ...
Time: 90s
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