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.
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.
Bedroom Numbers: 125
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm)
Check-out: 11.00 am
Parking:Private parking is available on site and costs £7 per day.
Internet:WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
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 51% 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 49% and with rates from around £42.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 67% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 3 star hotels is 76%. Therefore this hotel is below average for its sector (star rating) . Britannia Hotels across the chain average 54% so this hotel is one of the better rated Britannia hotels.
Compared to surrounding hotels: The hotels rating of 67% is 10% 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: 757th from 866 London hotels, 2nd of 6 Britannia Hotels, 33rd of 38 Gatwick hotels, and 263rd of 329 three star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A comparable type of hotel close by (0.1 miles, 0.1 km) would be the 3 star Travelodge Gatwick Airport Central , with base rates beginning from £57 and which has an 80% guest satisfaction rating.Perhaps you would prefer a cheaper option? In that case one to look at is the Russ Hill Hotel. 3.0 miles away (4.8 km), has scored 51% from former guests where rates start from approximately £42.
Prefer something with a higher guest rating? Then the 4 Star Sofitel London Gatwick Airport may be one too look at. The Sofitel London Gatwick Airport is only 0.4 miles (0.7 km) away. A highly rated hotel with a guest score of 89%.
Comment: January 2014: name change from Best Western Gatwick Moat House Hotel to the Airport Inn Gatwick.
Formerly the Gatwick Moat House (March 2006)