Hotel in Detail:Set in an 18th century farmhouse the Waterhall Country House Hotel. Just 11 rooms means a intimate experience not normally found at a Gatwick airport hotel.
All bedrooms are en-suite (shower and toiletries), facilities include tea and coffee making facilities, alarm clock radios, desk, wakeup calls, hairdryers, under floor heating and a remote control television (some rooms have LCD TV's). Windows can be opened.
The hotel has a licensed bar (open till 22.00) selling drinks and ales with sandwiches, crisps and peanuts also available. The hotel lounge has a real fireplace guests can relax in front of. Breakfast (full English on weekdays with continental served for early risers up till 09.00 daily) is served onsite in the conservatory 07.00 till 08.00. For guests who would like an evening meal the hotel is with a few hundred yards of recommended restaurants. The conservatory overlooks the gardens where the occasional deer can be seen.
Complimentary wireless internet access available in public areas.
The hotel does not cater for children under the age of 12. The hotel has a no-smoking policy throughout and offers a homely feel. Reception is staffed 09.00 till 22.00.
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Railway Station: Ifield 1.9 miles (3.1 km), Motorway: M23 Junction 9a 3.8 miles (6.1 km).
The Waterhall Country House Gatwick is located in Crawley surrounded by 34 acres of countryside with wild deer and other wildlife. Local attractions include Ifield watermill (1.7 miles), Crawley leisure Park (2.2 miles), the 50 acres of Goffs Park (2.2 miles) and Holmwood farm World (3 miles). The leisure park includes cinema and bowling.
Convenient for Gatwick which is 15 minutes or less by car way, depending on traffic. Also just 5 minutes from Crawley town centre.
Shuttle:there is no longer a shuttle service (stopped in 2010).The hotel has a special deal with a local taxi firm for transfers.
Bedroom Numbers: 11
Check-in: 15.00 till 22.00 (3 pm till 10 pm)
Check-out: 11.00 am
This hotel has averaged a score of 4.3 out of 5 by 970 past guests
>>>Booking.com (average customer rating 4 out of 5 from 367 reviews)
>>>Tripadvisor (ranked 2 of 18 for B&Bs / inns in Crawley and rated 4.5 out of 5 from 603 reviews)
Parking:Private parking is possible on site (reservation is needed) and charges may be applicable.
Internet:WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Pets:Pets are not allowed.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 86% by past guests. The London average is 79% and the average for 4 star hotels is 80%. Therefore this hotel is above average for its sector (star rating) and for London as a whole.
Compared to surrounding hotels: The hotels rating of 86% is 9% above the 77% average guest rating for the area around Gatwick. The hotel is thus rated above average for hotels close to the airport.
Milesfaster ranking: 307th from 865 London hotels, 7th of 38 Gatwick hotels, and 126th of 333 four star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A similar type of hotel (size, rating) nearby (3.5 miles, 5.6 km) would be the 4 star Corner House Hotel Gatwick, with rates that start from about £54 and which has an 85% guest satisfaction rating. The Corner House Hotel Gatwick also offers: free WiFi.Can we suggest something with a higher guest score? We suggest the 5 Star Windfalls Boutique Hotel Crawley seems like a possible option, and some 4.5 miles (7.2 km) from this hotel. The Windfalls Boutique Hotel Crawley has a perfect unblemished customer rating 99%, a truly stunning achievement.