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 cerebral films and TV shows about / with hotel, dialogue, storytelling, mentor, catastrophe, runaway, adaptation, loneliness, brutality and culture clash 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 Transylvania (2012), Eloise at Christmastime (2003), Ten Little Indians (1974), Room in Rome (2010), The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (2011), Hotel Mumbai (2018).

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, surreal, bleak ...
Plot: isolation, supernatural, hotel, insanity, 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, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: opposites attract, cinderella story, love and romance, mistaken identity, social differences, hotel, fall in love, love story, romance, single mother, class differences, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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, friendship, greed, mentor protege relationship, disorder, adventure, twists & turns, escapades, murder, mentor, painting ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 1960s, 30s, year 1985 ...
Place: europe, eastern europe, hungary, central europe, alps
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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: isolation, haunted house, fear, ghost, survival, insanity, paranormal activity, evil, trapped, hotel, paranoia, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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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, human becomes animal, odd, magic, magical creature, imaginary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 19th century, 1890s ...
Place: romania, europe, hawaii, moscow russia, paris france ...
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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, down on your luck, couple relations, young heroes, family gatherings, love and romance, family, fall in love ...
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, mischievous children, single parent, youth, family life, 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, isolation, danger, investigation, 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, gays and lesbians, sexual relations, fall in love, lesbianism, couples, hotel, love and romance, intimacy, gender, hotel room ...
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, semi serious ...
Plot: elderly, hotel, loneliness, aging, marital problem, golden years, retirement home, self discovery, personal growth, goodhearted, choice, introspection ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, mumbai india, england, california
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Hotel Mumbai (2018)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA, India
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, suspenseful, disturbing, factual, tense
Plot: terrorist attack, hotel, survival, terrorism, reporter, religious fanatic, islam, courage, siege, waiter, chaos, survivor ...
Time: 2000s, year 2008
Place: india, mumbai india, bombay india, australia, pakistan ...
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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, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, pre-teens
Plot: hotel, mouse, good versus evil, adventure, witch, chocolate, wizards and magicians, young heroes, supernatural, heroic mission, magic, coven ...
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, danger, survival, violence, hell, blindness, mutilation ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, louisiana, 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, gangsters, witch, bet, mistaken identity, mischievous children, hotel room, couples, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, workplace ...
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, power relations, assassination, anti war, political unrest ...
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, siblings relations, hopes, life is a bitch, 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, crimes, society, dishonesty ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, edwardian era
Place: spain
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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, lesbian, terminal illness, rage, sister sister relationship, travel, desire, sex, incest, dysfunctional family, family problems, family life ...
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, captivating, twists and turns ...
Plot: hotel, neighbor, murder, neo noir, showbiz, screenwriter, new job, hollywood, crimes, stranger, backstage, trapped ...
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, love affair, love and romance, couple relations, love triangle, lovers reunited, family relations, dishonesty, family problems, looking for love, couples ...
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, forgery, surgery, taxi driver, black market, muslim, blackmail, theft, maid, lebanese, friendship, illegal immigration ...
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, escapades, workplace situations, amateur detective ...
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, thought provoking, captivating, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: hotel, prostitute, student life, lifestyle, innocence lost, old man, money problems, deception, hotel room, college student, university, jealousy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, campus, europe
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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: surreal, stylized, atmospheric, psychological, serious ...
Plot: hotel, chateau, mystery, new wave, obsession, card game, amnesia, extramarital affair, wooing, couples, dishonesty, love affair ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: europe, france
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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: realistic, feel good, humorous, 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, usa, ireland, europe, 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, realistic, witty, offbeat ...
Plot: chess, hotel, man versus machine, computer, nerd, obsession, ambition, rivalry, computer system, computer genius, a.i., computers and web ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: pentagon, australia
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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, realistic, gloomy, serious ...
Plot: hotel, snow, rich and poor, couples, divorce, couple relations, master and servant, workplace situations, siblings relations, retired, middle aged, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: turkey
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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: stylized, captivating, gloomy, realistic, serious ...
Plot: hotel, murder, prostitute, misfit, investigation, filmmaking, private detective, americana, hollywood, freak, deadly, mentally challenged ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, los angeles
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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, feel good, realistic, semi serious, light ...
Audience: date night
Plot: hotel, private detective, prostitute, adultery, eiffel tower paris, night watchman, extramarital affair, hotel room, couples, new wave, romance, coming of age ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: france, europe, montmartre paris, paris france, tokyo
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