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, talky, atmospheric, melancholic, stylized and light films and TV shows about / with hotel, storytelling, dialogue, mentor, catastrophe, adaptation, brutality, runaway, death and destiny plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
hotel movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as hotel: The Shining (1980), Maid in Manhattan (2002), The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014), 1408 (2007), Hotel Mumbai (2018), Hotel Transylvania (2012), Eloise at Christmastime (2003), Ten Little Indians (1974), Room in Rome (2010), The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (2011).

List of hotel movies

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, suspense, bleak ...
Plot: isolation, insanity, supernatural, hotel, psychic, danger, evil, ghost, trapped, losing-it hero, nervous breakdown, psychopath ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: colorado, usa, oregon, denver colorado, montana
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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, light, sweet, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: cinderella story, opposites attract, love and romance, mistaken identity, social differences, hotel, fall in love, love story, class differences, romance, single mother, rags to riches ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan, new york city, manhattan new york city, san francisco ...
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The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: Germany, USA
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: stylized, offbeat, atmospheric, witty, melancholic ...
Plot: hotel, inheritance, greed, friendship, mentor protege relationship, disorder, adventure, twists & turns, servant, escapades, murder, mentor ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 1960s, 30s, year 1968 ...
Place: europe, eastern europe, hungary, alps, central europe
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1408 (2007)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
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, psychological, suspenseful, suspense, twists and turns ...
Plot: haunted house, isolation, fear, ghost, survival, insanity, evil, paranormal activity, trapped, hotel, paranoia, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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Hotel Mumbai (2018)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA, UK, India, Singapore
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Based on the 2009 documentary Surviving Mumbai about the Mumbai attacks in 2008 at the Taj Mahal Palace Hotel in India.
Style: suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, factual, tense
Plot: terrorist attack, hotel, survival, religious fanatic, terrorism, terrorist, shooting, reporter, hostages, courage, siege, islam ...
Time: 2000s, year 2008
Place: india, mumbai india, bombay india, australia, pakistan ...
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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, kids, preschoolers
Plot: vampire, hotel, teenage love, supernatural romance, dracula, witches, father daughter relationship, odd, magic, imaginary, birthday, monster ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 19th century, 1890s ...
Place: romania, europe, hawaii, moscow russia, transylvania ...
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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: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: hotel, nanny, shopping, christmas, mischievous children, love and romance, young heroes, fall in love, down on your luck, couple relations, family, family gatherings ...
Place: new york, usa
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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, heir heiress, family life, single parent, youth, mischievous children, family relations, disorder, prank, brother brother relationship, sitcom ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, boston
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Ten Little Indians (1974)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, West Germany, France, Spain, UK, Iran
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ten people are invited to a hotel for a weekend getaway by a Mr. U. N. Owen, who mysteriously isn't in attendance. When the group gets together for their first dinner, a record is played in which Mr. Owen accuses each guest of committing ...
Style: atmospheric, tense, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Plot: hotel, murder, crime, riddles and clues, desert, mystery, deadly, who done it, investigation, isolation, danger, criminal heroes ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: iran, middle east
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Room in Rome (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A hotel room in the center of Rome serves as the setting for two young and recently acquainted women to have a physical adventure that touches their very souls.
Style: sexual, serious, atmospheric, sexy, stylized ...
Plot: lesbian sex, lesbian, sexual relations, gays and lesbians, lesbianism, fall in love, couples, hotel, love and romance, intimacy, gender, lesbian love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, renaissance
Place: italy, rome italy, europe
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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, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: elderly, hotel, loneliness, aging, marital problem, golden years, retirement home, self discovery, personal growth, goodhearted, choice, introspection ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia, mumbai india, england, california
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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, atmospheric, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: hotel, mouse, good versus evil, adventure, witch, chocolate, wizards and magicians, witches, young heroes, supernatural, heroic mission, magic ...
Time: 1990s
Place: england, europe, norway
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Under the Rainbow (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In World War II era Los Angeles, the manager of the Culver Hotel leaves his nephew in charge for a weekend. The nephew changes the name to the Hotel Rainbow and overbooks with royalty, assassins, secret agents, Japanese tourists, and munchkins (from ...
Style: feel good, realistic, not serious, light, funny ...
Plot: hotel, farce, espionage, disorder, secret agents, nothing goes right, artists and showbiz, showbiz, spy, secret service, mistaken identity, assassin ...
Time: 80s, 1930s, year 1938
Place: los angeles, california, usa, kansas
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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, scary, bleak, rough, atmospheric ...
Plot: hotel, ghost, zombie, supernatural, morgue, murder, survival, danger, violence, blindness, experiment, mutilation ...
Time: 80s
Place: louisiana, usa, new orleans
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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, twist ending, clever, suspense ...
Plot: hotel, workplace situations, witch, bet, mistaken identity, gangsters, mischievous children, hotel room, curses spells and rituals, couples, disorder, workplace ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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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: psychological, surreal, atmospheric, realistic, mind bending ...
Plot: hotel, chateau, mystery, obsession, amnesia, romance, haunted by the past, new wave, destiny, dishonesty, hopes, love affair ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: france, europe
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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, power relations, assassination, marriage, vietnam war ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1968
Place: los angeles, california, usa, vietnam, texas
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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: realistic, touching, serious, heartbreaking, sentimental ...
Audience: kids
Plot: hotel, coming of age, dysfunctional family, against the odds, parents and children, family problems, family life, life is a bitch, hopes, siblings relations, self discovery, child's point of view ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: st. louis missouri, california
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Grand Hotel (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Spain
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Grand Hotel is a Spanish drama television series directed by Carlos Sedes and starring Yon Gonzalez and Amaia Salamanca. It first aired on Antena 3 in Spain on 11 October 2011 and on Sky Arts 1 in the UK on 18 November 2012. The series, filmed at ...
Style: captivating, stylized, realistic, serious, heartbreaking
Plot: love and romance, intrigue, investigation, hotel, master and servant, high society, heir heiress, social differences, maid, dishonesty, society, crimes ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, edwardian era
Place: spain
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Guest House Paradiso (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Richie and Eddie are in charge of the worst hotel in the UK, Guest House Paradiso, neighbouring a nuclear power plant. The illegal immigrant chef has fled and all the guests have gone. But when a famous Italian filmstar, Gina Carbonara, who is in ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, gross out humor, disturbing ...
Plot: hotel, misfit, nothing goes right, buddies, disorder, couple relations, anti heroes, couples, comedy team, hotel room, hotel manager, cooking and food ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe
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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, realistic, serious, bleak ...
Plot: hotel, lesbian, terminal illness, desire, sex, sister sister relationship, travel, rage, incest, dysfunctional family, family problems, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: europe, sweden, tokyo
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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: atmospheric, psychological, surreal, twists and turns, captivating ...
Plot: hotel, neighbor, murder, neo noir, showbiz, screenwriter, new job, hollywood, crimes, backstage, trapped, stranger ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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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: witty, clever, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: hotel, multiple storylines, anniversary, lovers reunited, midlife crisis, love triangle, infidelity, family relations, looking for love, couples, dishonesty, family problems ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey, california
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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: tense, bleak, realistic, clever, suspenseful ...
Plot: hotel, lebanese, maid, surgery, taxi driver, forgery, theft, muslim, black market, blackmail, friendship, prostitute ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england, 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: scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, tense, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hotel, supernatural, workplace, ghost, paranormal activity, beer, towel, whispering, danger, survival, partners, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new england
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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, sincere, captivating, thought provoking ...
Plot: hotel, prostitute, student life, lifestyle, innocence lost, old man, money problems, hotel room, deception, college student, university, teacher ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, campus, europe
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Bad Times at the El Royale (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Seven strangers, each with a secret to bury, meet at Lake Tahoe's El Royale, a rundown hotel with a dark past in 1969. Over the course of one fateful night, everyone will have a last shot at redemption... before everything goes to hell. A young ...
Style: exciting, suspense, surprise ending, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: surveillance, hotel, criminal, danger, ruse, motel, disorder, violence, hippie, society, dark secret, deadly ...
Time: 1960s, 1950s, year 1969, year 1959
Place: california, washington d.c., nevada
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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: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: concierge, hotel, deception, mistress, romance, betrayal, couple relations, couples, disorder, love and romance, rise to the top, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s, 80s, future
Place: new york, ireland, europe, usa, new jersey ...
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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, witty, offbeat, realistic ...
Plot: chess, hotel, man versus machine, nerd, computer, obsession, ambition, communication problem, nobody believes, rivalry, computer genius, computer system ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: pentagon, australia
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I Served the King of England (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Jan Dítě has been released from a Czech prison just before the very end of his 15-year sentence. Settling in a town near the border, he occupies his time with rebuilding a deserted house, and recalling his past. His main wish in life was to be a ...
Style: stylized, semi serious, humorous, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: hotel, prostitute, nazism, blind ambition, follow your dream, rich and poor, historical character, love and romance, ambition, workplace, hopes, social differences ...
Time: 20th century, 20s, 1930s, 1920s
Place: prague, czechoslovakia, prague czechoslovakia, england, germany
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