Hotel in Detail:Part of the Britannia Hotels portfolio.
There are a range of family rooms at the Airport Inn Gatwick accommodating up to 6 adults and 1 child (where specified). All rooms are non smoking, offer air conditioning, double glazing and free wireless internet access. Additional facilities include tea and coffee making facilities, flat screen TV (Sky channels), in-house pay movies, phone, desk with lamp, trouser press, direct dial telephone and hairdryer.
24 hour room service. Iron and ironing board on request. Daily maid service. Lift to all floors.
Onsite is the stylish Harriet's Bar and Restaurant offering a delicious a la carte menu from early evening and English or Continental Breakfast in a relaxing atmosphere. A children's menu is also available. The bar also serves snakcs.
The bar and restaurant is named after the first female pilot to achieve a pilots licence in 1911, Harriet Quimby.
The Airport Inn Gatwick hotel offers 7 air-conditioned meeting rooms, with black out facility and multi level lighting, designed to accommodate a maximum of 40 people.
The Conference Cafe provides unlimited refreshments throughout the day.
24 hour reception.
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Railway Station: Horley 0.8 miles (1.3 km), Motorway: M23 Junction 9a 1.2 miles (1.9 km).
The Airport Inn Gatwick Hotel is situated just half a mile from the North terminal at Gatwick airport and offers a great location to minimise travel from and to the Airport. The hotel runs a shuttle service (24 hours and charges apply) to and from Gatwick (just 10 minutes to the south temrinal) and the Gatwick Airport railway station. While the nearest station is Horley (within 15 minutes walking distance) you will probably find Gatwick Station at the South Terminal more convenient since it runs the direct service to 'London Victoria' as well as having a wider choice of connections than at Horley. Within a 5 minute walk is a tesco supermarket.
Bedroom Numbers: 125
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm)
Check-out: 11.00 am
This hotel has averaged a score of 3.3 out of 5 by 8111 past guests
>>>Booking.com (average customer rating 3.4 out of 5 from 6503 reviews)
>>>Tripadvisor (ranked 10 of 13 for Hotels in Horley and rated 3 out of 5 from 1608 reviews)
Parking:Private parking is possible on site (reservation is needed) and costs £7 per day.
Internet:WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Pets:Pets are not allowed.
More hotels from this chainYou may be thinking your only preferred choice is still going to be the Britannia chain your closest choices would be:
Russ Hill Hotel: is 3.0 miles (4.8 km) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 52% and rates start from about £42.
Britannia Gatwick Lodge: is 4.5 miles (7.2 km) from here, earns a customer rating of 40% and base rates begin at about £39.
Britannia Europa Gatwick Hotel: 4.5 miles (7.2 km), rated at 51% and with rates from around £42.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 66% by past guests. The London average is 79% and the average for 3 star hotels is 66%. Therefore this hotel is equal to the average for its sector (star rating) .
Britannia Hotels have an average guest rating of 55%. The Airport Inn Gatwick with its rating of 66% is therefore not just well above average for this chain but is our highest rated Britannia hotel.
Compared to surrounding hotels: The hotels rating of 66% is 11% below the 77% average guest rating for the area around Gatwick. Therefore compared to hotels around the airport its rating is well below average.
Milesfaster ranking: 767th from 865 London hotels, 1st of 6 Britannia Hotels, 33rd of 38 Gatwick hotels, and 268th of 321 three star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A comparable type of hotel close by (0.5 miles, 0.8 km) would be the 3 star Hampton By Hilton Gatwick Airport, with base rates beginning from £133 and which has an 84% guest satisfaction rating. The Hampton By Hilton Gatwick Airport also offers: free WiFi.Perhaps you would prefer a cheaper option? In that case one to look at is the Gatwick Belmont Guest House. 0.4 miles away (0.7 km), has scored 82% from former guests where rates start from approximately £73 (theres free WiFi too).
Would you prefer to go with something that has scored higher in guest satisfaction ratings? If that is what your after then the 3 Star Premier Inn Gatwick Airport North Terminal seems like a possible option. The Premier Inn Gatwick Airport North Terminal is only 0.4 miles (0.6 km) away. A highly rated hotel with a guest score of 90%.
Comment: January 2014: name change from Best Western Gatwick Moat House Hotel to the Airport Inn Gatwick.
Formerly the Gatwick Moat House (March 2006)