Travelodge Gatwick Airport Central
Distance from Gatwick airport: 0.9 miles (1.4 km)
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Railway Station: Gatwick Airport 1 miles (1.6 km), Motorway: M23 Junction 9a 1.4 miles (2.3 km). The Travelodge Gatwick Airport is situated just off the A23 and close to Gatwick Airport. The nearest motorway is the M23 at junction 9a which in turn links up with the M25 London orbital motorway. The M23 also goes down to the South coast and Brighton in the other direction. If you are heading to London you can keep on the M23 until it merges with the A23 again and travel into South London. Alternatively the M25 allows easy access to other areas such as the North which are otherwise something of nightmare if you have to go through central London. Crawley leisure Park is under 2 miles from here and facilities include cinemas and bowling. Nearest major UK traction is Chessington World of Adventures .
Onsite are cash machine facilities
The Travelodge Gatwick also features a Bar Café These serve a breakfast buffet and dinner with the fully licensed bar serving alcoholic drinks. Breakfast bags can also be purchased.
The breakfast buffet is an all-you-can-eat setting and offers a hot cooked breakfast, toast, cereal or yoghurt as well as hot drinks and juice.
The bar is fully licensed and stock with wines, lagers, beers, soft drinks and spirits. The Bar Café serves wraps, paninis, steak, fish, salad, pizzas and desserts.
Fully no smoking throughout. Extra pillows, sheets and fresh towels on request at front reception.
Travelodge provide standard facilities across their UK chain in order that the customer knows what to expect at each Travelodge. Standard facilities include King-sized bed and duvet (in most Travelodge's), spare pillows in wardrobe, En-suite bathroom with shower, Remote-control colour LCD TV, Tea and coffee-making facilities, Direct dial phone (in most lodges), Internet access via laptop connection (most lodges) and In room films. Onsite standard facilities include a 24 hour reception, breakfast served (charge) and a drink/snack vending machine. Lodges offer express check-in facilities and no need for check-out.
Wireless Internet: 30 minutes internet access is complimentary (no charge), 24 hours is £3, 1 week is £12, 2 weeks is £20, 1 month is £35
Bedroom Numbers: 186
Check-in: 15.00 (3 pm)
Check-out: 12.00 noon
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 46% by past guests. The London average is 78% and the average for 3 star hotels is 75%. Therefore this hotel is below average for its sector (star rating) . Travelodge Hotels across the chain average 70% so this hotel is below the average guest rating for Travelodge hotels.
Compared to surrounding hotels: The hotels rating of 46% is 31% 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: 789th from 795 London hotels, 36th of 37 Travelodge Hotels, 40th of 40 Gatwick hotels, and 313rd of 313 three star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: Also close by and a similar hotel (0.5 miles, 0.9 km) would be the 3 star Premier Inn Gatwick Airport South, whose lowest rates start at about £57 and which has an 84% guest satisfaction rating.Perhaps you would prefer a cheaper option? In that case one to look at is the Days Hotel Gatwick - Horley. 2.8 miles (4.5 km), has scored 64% from former guests where rates start from approximately £24 (theres free WiFi too).
Looking for something near by with a solid past guest score? In that case the 5 Star Windfalls Boutique Hotel Crawley seems like it might fit the bill being 2.6 miles (4.1 km) from the Travelodge Gatwick Airport. The Windfalls Boutique Hotel Crawley has an extremely high guest rating of 96%, one of the best rated London hotels.
Directions: From the M23 Motorway
Leave the M23 Junction 10 and follow signs for Crawley on the A264. At the first roundabout (with the hotel on your left hand side) take the third exit (A264) for Langley Green. At the 2nd roundabout take the fourth exit (A23/Gatwick). Continue then through three sets of traffic lights and straight over the third roundabout. At the 4th roundabout, called Lowfield Heath, exit direction Lowfield Heath and Charlwood. The Travelodge is at the next mini roundabout.
From the Airport
Directions from Gatwick Airport: follow signs for A23, you will see an Esso garage on the slip road. At the next large roundabout make a complete U-turn so that you exit on the A23 southbound towards Horsham. Continue across next roundabout and turn right at the following roundabout. Travelodge is on the right.
Please Note: Do not confuse this hotel with the similarly named Travelodge Gatwick Central.
Shuttle:Served by the United Minibuses I7 and I8 routes.
Parking: £5 per night.