Hotels at Gatwick Airport

Need a hotel at Gatwick Airport? There’s a range of places to stay to suit every budget, so if you need to stop over before or after your flight, or simply fancy starting your holiday early, check out our round-up of the major hotel chains at Gatwick Airport.

Premier Inn London Gatwick

Premier Inn offers Gatwick passengers a choice of five hotels in and around Gatwick Airport, and many more in close proximity, with budget-friendly prices at all locations.

The major hotel chain, which combines good quality accommodation with reasonable prices, offers passengers free WiFi, on-site restaurants and luxury king-sized beds which guarantee an amazing night’s sleep – or your money back.

Check out the different hotels’ rates and facilities here.

Sofitel London Gatwick

Sofitel London Gatwick is an upscale 4* hotel with 518 rooms available, located within Gatwick Airport. It’s linked up to the North Terminal with and just a few short minutes away from the South Terminal by Monorail.

One of Gatwick’s more expensive hotels, the Sofitel has a range of dining and drinking options. Choose from fine Oriental dining, award-winning British cuisine or a casual café vibe for food, then sip on coffee, cocktails and anything else in between at one of the hotel’s two bars.

Travelling on business? Sofitel London Gatwick has free WiFi and 14 meeting rooms available for hire.

Find out more here.


Based within Gatwick Airport’s South Terminal, BLOC is a short walk away from the departure lounge.

Offering cool and contemporary rooms, this 3* hotel even works with a sleep institute in Scandinavia to ensure your room is at the right temperature and humidity for the perfect night’s sleep.

With no restaurant of its own, Bloc offers guests great discounts at a range of Gatwick establishments.

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Hilton hotels at Gatwick Airport

Choose from two Hilton hotels at Gatwick Airport- Hilton London Gatwick and Hampton by Hilton London Gatwick.

Located at the South Terminal, the Hilton London Gatwick is a 4* establishment with a 24-hour gym and meeting rooms, if you’re on business. With several restaurants, cafes and bars, there’s plenty of choice on offer, whether you want a grab a coffee on the go, share a romantic meal or wine and dine clients.

View more information here.

The 3* sister hotel, Hampton by Hilton, is minutes away from Gatwick’s North Terminal via a covered path, for speedy check-in. You can also reach the South Terminal quickly, thanks to a 24-hour bus service.

This hotel also has a 24-hour gym to fit in that last pre-holiday workout, as well as a work zone, meeting room and 24/7 snack area.

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Travelodge Gatwick Airport Central

A cheap and cheerful option, Travelodge Gatwick Airport Central is a 2* option to suit travellers on a budget.

The trade-off for this Travelodge’s such low prices is its location, as it’s actually a mile away from the airport itself. However, there’s a 24-hour shuttle bus to both terminals for easy access.

There’s an on-site restaurant and bar, offering breakfast and evening meals to guests. Upgrade to a SuperRoom for added creature comforts, like blackout curtains, mood lighting, hypoallergenic pillows, a coffee machine and a power shower.

Find out more here.

Courtyard by Marriott at London Gatwick Airport 

Courtyard by Marriott London Gatwick Airport is a 4* hotel offering reasonable rates to the travelling public.

Located just a short stroll from the South Terminal, the Courtyard by Marriott hotel at Gatwick offers luxury bedding, high-speed WiFi and triple-glazed windows for a peaceful night’s sleep.

Facilities on-site include a gym, restaurant and meeting rooms.

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Holiday Inn London Gatwick Airport 

Holiday Inn London Gatwick Airport is a 4* hotel offering highly reasonable prices for airport customers. It’s five minutes’ drive from both terminals, with a shuttle bus running 24/7 to get you to check-in on time (there’s a small charge for this service).

The Holiday Inn has a conference centre which can accommodate up to 360 people, as well as air-conditioned meeting rooms and free WiFi. Fitness fanatics, beware, the gym is located off-site so it’s not the most convenient for pre-travel workouts.

Check it out here.

Ibis London Gatwick 

Ibis London Gatwick is another cheap hotel at Gatwick Airport, coming in at lower end of the price spectrum.

It’s a quirky 2* hotel with free WiFi, 141 modern rooms and a 24/7 bar and restaurant, which serves breakfast from 4am for those early flights.

Five minutes’ drive from Gatwick Airport, the Ibis hotel can be found online here.

Crowne Plaza London - Gatwick Airport 

The Crowne Plaza London – Gatwick Airport is a reasonably priced 4* hotel, but it is a little further out, clocking in at 15 minutes’ drive from the airport.

Boasting its own electric car charger, the Crowne Plaza Gatwick Airport has a gym and a fine dining restaurant on-site. For business travellers, there’s a business centre fully equipped with everything you need to keep in touch.

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Parking at Gatwick Airport

If none of these hotels can replace the comfort of sleeping in your own bed, why not opt for airport parking instead? Help Me Park is a Gatwick Airport approved provider of meet and greet airport parking for Gatwick customers. All you need to do is roll out of bed, hop in the car and drive straight to the airport terminal – we’ll meet you there.

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