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"Stylish modern 4-Star hotel connected with Croydon's aviation history"
Hallmark Croydon Hotel has an illustrious past. Previously the Aerodrome Hotel, it was originally built in 1928 to serve historic Croydon Airport and has now been refurbished in Hallmark Hotels’ contemporary style, with a new lobby, lounge bar and Brasserie as well as fully equipped meeting and conference facilities.
The 4-Star hotel has 110 beautiful bedrooms with interactive LCD TV with Freeview, tea and coffee making facilities and modern en-suite bathrooms. The comfortable beds have sumptuous bedding, chenille throws and luxury cushions. A laundry service and hairdryer are provided. There is complimentary Wi-Fi in all areas including the bedrooms.
Room types available include 24 standard singles, 62 standard doubles of which 28 can be converted to twin rooms, 14 deluxe doubles, seven executive deluxe doubles and three suites. The deluxe doubles and executive deluxe doubles offer luxury toiletries, a safe and air conditioning. Complimentary car parking is also included. The suites have a Jacuzzi bath and comfortable seating area as well as a large TV.
"Fine food in the Brasserie and a great cellar of wines"
The Brasserie restaurant at Hallmark Croydon Hotel offers fine dining in a relaxed and informal atmosphere. Whether you choose early evening tapas or a three-course meal, you can be confident that the food is made from the best ingredients and will taste delicious. The hotel has a wine cellar and staff ensure wines are available that are compatible with every meal on the menu.
"Free entry to two great fitness clubs with swimming pools, gyms and squash courts"
Hallmark Croydon offers guests free passes to two local fitness clubs, both less than 10 minutes walk from the hotel. Greens Health & Fitness Facilities has a 25m heated indoor swimming pool, three poolside spas, aroma steam room, pine sauna and solaria. It also has two exercise studios offering over 65 classes a week, a 25 cycle spin zone, three gyms with plasma TVs and a dedicated strength/free weights gym. LA Fitness facilities include an 18m heated indoor pool, sauna, solarium, gym, exercise studio, squash courts and a beauty salon.
For meetings, conferences and events, Hallmark Hotel Croydon offers a wide selection of rooms including the stylish Amy Johnson Suite, named after the famous English aviatrix. The five function rooms are well equipped and can cater for large events. There are five meeting rooms serviced by a professional team of staff. Benefits include free internet access and complimentary parking for delegates.
The Hallmark Hotel Croydon is also a great wedding venue with grounds that make a delightful backdrop for photographs. There are a range of food and drinks packages and the hotel can cater for weddings of up to 250 guests. The venue is licensed for civil ceremonies. Wedding Fayres take place on the last Thursday of every month in the evening. All sorts of celebrations – including engagements, birthdays and anniversaries – can be accommodated at the Hallmark Croydon. The hotel’s impressive suites are perfectly suited to private dining, prom events and society dinners. Celebration packages are available.
The Hallmark Hotel is on the Purley Way, part of the A23 close to Croydon town centre. Croydon has excellent shops, including Centrale Shopping Mall, and lively nightlife, with a wide choice of restaurants, pubs and clubs for all ages. The Purley Way is famous for retailers selling everything from technology to furniture to cars. Valley Park Retail and Leisure Complex on the Purley Way has a huge IKEA, a B&Q, clothing stores and other shops as well as a multi-screen cinema, 25-lane bowling alley, games arcade and restaurants. You can explore the history of the area at Croydon Airport Visitor Centre and Croydon Museum. Attractions and places of interest within striking distance include Addington Palace, Chessington World of Adventures, Epsom Racecourse, Shirley Windmill and Legoland.
Central London is 15 minutes by train from East Croydon station, in Travelcard Zone 5. If you are driving to the hotel, it is very easy to find on the A23, and is a 30-minute drive from Gatwick Airport. The hotel has a car park and is outside the London Congestion Charge Zone.