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"Luxury Gatwick Airport hotel with fantastic views over the runway"
This established 4-Star hotel has the unique credential of being located within Gatwick Airport with a direct link to the North Terminal and minutes away from the South Terminal by monorail. Sofitel Gatwick has 518 luxury bedrooms and suites as well as various places to dine, all set around a soaring central atrium. All the rooms are designed to blend comfort with style. Many of the classic, deluxe and executive rooms look out onto the runway. The hotel also has sumptuous suites, family rooms and easy-access rooms.
The classic rooms have twin beds or queen-size beds as well as an en-suite bathroom with a shower over the bath and free Wi-Fi internet. Adaptable rooms, interconnecting rooms, rollaway beds and cribs are available on request. Superior rooms are larger and have complimentary in-room internet, discounted pay-per-view movies, 10% off all food and beverages and complimentary still and sparkling water. Luxury rooms, on the 8th floor, have a minibar and access to the Sofitel Club Lounge, which includes complimentary internet access, light breakfast, evening drinks and canapes. There are also junior suites and the Prestige Suite Club Sofitel, which includes a queen-size bed, extra living room space and lounge access.
"Dine in style and enjoy fine fusion cuisine or have coffee on the terrace"
The Sofitel’s restaurants and bars are great places for relaxing and socializing and offer refined French cuisine as well as fusion dishes from around the world. The Gatwick Oriental has a serene and unhurried atmosphere with a menu offering a wide range of delicious dishes from the Far East. Le Cafe is a vibrant cafe-style terrace restaurant offering all-day dining, teas, coffees and other refreshments. La Brasserie is a contemporary restaurant featuring modern European dishes in a relaxed setting. The award-winning team of chefs use fresh local and regional produce to create mouth-watering meals. La Brasserie has a private salon for up to 45 people.
The hotel's Business and Conference Centre offers first-class facilities. Its 14 meeting rooms with state-of-the-art equipment can hold up to 300 delegates for large events as well as catering for small meetings and interviews. Banquets for up to 250 people can be arranged and there are private reception areas. Cloakrooms and parking facilities are available. A dedicated business support service helps ensure the needs of business users are met. The Classic and Executive delegate packages offer innovative dining concepts.
"Only hotel directly linked to the Gatwick Airport North Terminal"
Being located within Gatwick Airport with a direct link to the North Terminal and minutes away from the South Terminal by monorail, Sofitel London Gatwick is a great place to stay before or after a flight. It is only 30 minutes by Gatwick Express train from Central London. A free shuttle service can transport guests to airport locations. For those arriving by car, the hotel is easy to find by taking Junction 9 off the M23 motorway and following signs to London Gatwick Airport's North Terminal.
Horley is the nearest town to the hotel. This has the Archway Theatre, Britain's only "under the arches" theatre, as well as having some great restaurants, traditional pubs and shops. It is also the home of Horley Town Football Club. Riverside Garden Park is within walking distance of the hotel and is a pleasant place for a stroll or a picnic.
If you have more than a few hour’s leisure time to spare while at the hotel, several attractions that are within striking distance include Wakehurst Place, Hever Castle, Lingfield Park Race Course, Gatwick Zoo, the Bluebell Railway Museum and Chessington World of Adventures. Brighton, with its many seaside entertainments and nightlife, is a train ride away, as are the bright lights of Central London. Crawley is a nearby large town and has major shops, cinemas, a leisure centre and a theatre.