Hotels at Gatwick Airport in London

Staying near Gatwick Airport

The Gatwick Airport South Terminal. The North Terminal is two minutes away by free monorail shuttle.

• Hotels Located At Gatwick North Terminal: Hampton by Hilton London Gatwick Airport (attached to North Terminal) • Sofitel London Gatwick (attached to North Terminal)

• Hotels Located At Gatwick South Terminal: Bloc Hotel London Gatwick AirportHilton London Gatwick Airport (5 minute walk to south terminal in covered walkway) • Courtyard by Marriott London Gatwick Airport (10 minute walk to south terminal or free shuttle bus)

• Best Hotel Near Gatwick Airport: Sofitel London Gatwick

There is a free monorail shuttle between north and south airport terminals. Travel time is 2 minutes.

Gatwick Airport lies 28 miles south of central London and the area has a handful of interesting attractions nearby. You can visit the interesting Gatwick Aviation Museum, play a round of golf, enjoy a day out at the British Wildlife Centre or explore historic 13th century Hever Castle.

If you feel adventurous take a helicopter ride over London or the Surrey countryside or head for the shops and restaurants of nearby Crawley.

Restaurants near Gatwick serve a combination of British pub food, American, Chinese, Indian and Italian and many of the larger hotels have their own dining facilities. Gatwick’s Airport terminal buildings also have a range of dining and snack options.

Hotels near Gatwick are primarily mid-range. Airbnb has a good collection of homes and apartments for short term rental in the area.

If you plan to explore the local area the best way to do so is via rental car. These can be booked online in advance to guarantee availability. However, if you are traveling into main towns such as Crawley or Croydon, there are local buses and train service.

The Gatwick Express is the fastest way into Central London. Trains run every 15 minutes between Gatwick Airport’s South Terminal and London Victoria Station every day from 5 am to 00.30 am. Travel time is 30 minutes and the service is non-stop. From Victoria Station there are tube connections to the city’s major attractions including Buckingham Palace, Big Ben, Piccadilly Circus, Oxford Street, and Covent Garden.

Service on Thameslink Trains from Gatwick to London Bridge, London Blackfriars, Farringdon, and Kings Cross/St Pancras train station also run four times an hour with a journey time of between 30 and 45 minutes.

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