For travellers who are either flying out from the UK the next day or returning to the UK and looking for a bed for the night there are numerous hotel options that surround Gatwick airport. Here we introduce you to the setup of the hotel establishments around the airport and list some of the highest rated Gatwick Hotels that you may want to consider.
There are many hotels that are all within the vicinity of Gatwick airport which provide both bed and breakfast, as well as in-house parking. There are two terminals at the airport itself (the North Terminal and the South Terminal) and both feature hotels that are within walking distance.
The hotels that are little further away from the airport itself will generally always be cheaper than those that are located more conveniently. You can search through these hotels by using hotel price comparison websites or last minute booking websites. Using last minute booking websites can certainly see you making a saving on the listed prices that we mention below, however you must bear in mind that you also run the risk of missing out on a room altogether, which may see you paying more than the standard price.
Generally the following hotels are the ones that you may wish to consider when booking on a budget. You should however note that three out of the four following Gatwick Airport hotels are further a field and therefore not within walking distance of the airport itself.
1. Travelodge Gatwick Airport Central (further afield: no terminal): Prices range from £59 with a 76% positive Trip Advisor Rating.
2. BLOC Hotel, South Terminal: Prices range from £85 with an 80% positive Trip Advisor Rating.
3. Airport Inn Gatwick (further afield: no terminal): Prices range from £59 with a 68% positive Trip Advisor Rating.
4. Holiday Inn London-Gatwick Airport (further afield: no terminal): Prices range from £89 with a 66% positive Trip Advisor Rating.
For those who may be less inclined to seek out the cheapest of Gatwick Hotels there are numerous hotels that are consistently rated well on traveller review websites, such as Trip advisor. Here’s our rundown on some of the best.
1. Hampton by Hilton London Gatwick Airport, North Terminal: Prices range from £139 with an 89% positive Trip Advisor Rating.
2. Sofitel London Gatwick, North Terminal: Prices vary as according to availability with an 86% positive Trip Advisor Rating. This hotel also has a sheltered tunnel that leads directly to the airport.
3. Premier Inn London Gatwick Airport, North Terminal (A23 Airport Way): Prices vary as according to availability with an 84% positive Trip Advisor Rating.
4. Hilton London Gatwick Airport, South Terminal: Prices range from £107 with a 56% positive Trip Advisor. Whilst this is a relatively low rating this hotel features here as it links directly to the airport by a sheltered walk way.