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By Gatwick Airport
This contemporary, business-oriented hotel is connected to Gatwick Airport's North Terminal via covered walkway; central London is 45 km (28 miles) away, and can be reached in 30 minutes by train.
Sofitel London Gatwick has 13 meeting and conference rooms, 3 restaurants and bars, and a business center.
Soundproofed guestrooms offer views of the atrium, airport, or surrounding countryside. All include Free WiFi and bathroom phones.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!Opens in a new window
Sofitel London Gatwick
Guests arrive at the hotel via a carpeted walkway from Gatwick Airport's North Terminal, stepping into a large and light atrium. The South Terminal is within 2 minutes reach by monorail. The sound and sight of water in the pools down the center along with the numerous green plants give the feel of an airy oasis. Built in 1990, the hotel's public area has a village atmosphere, with cafes, restaurants, and bars, providing the perfect retreat for business and leisure guests. The hotel is conveniently located between Brighton and London. Victoria Station, in central London, can be reached in 30 minutes by train.
Sofitel London Gatwick's conference facilities have a dark wood paneled and blue carpeted reception area on the podium floor of the atrium, with Internet access, televisions showing news stations, and electronic meeting boards directing delegates to the correct rooms. Drinks and cold food are served in the meeting rooms whilst a break-out area is located out in the atrium. The hotel's 2 restaurants are also available for conference lunches, and the Executive floor provides all day snacks. A fitness room is also available on site.
Concierge staff can assist with reservation and sightseeing arrangements. Reception services include currency exchange. Parking is available for a surcharge.
- Free newspapers in lobby
- Coffee shop or café
- Meeting rooms
- Conference space
- Multilingual staff
- 24-hour front desk
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Express check-out
- Number of floors - 8
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Laundry facilities
- Coffee/tea in common areas
- Year Built 1990
- Number of bars/lounges - 2
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Smoke-free property
- Wedding services
- Fitness facilities
- Free WiFi
- Total number of rooms - 518
- Self parking (surcharge)
- Number of restaurants - 2
- Number of buildings/towers - 1
- Business center
- Number of meeting rooms - 13
Family Friendly Amenities
- Family Hotel
- Free Wi-Fi
- Soundproofed rooms
- Laundry facilities
- Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Self parking (surcharge)
- Connecting/adjoining rooms available
- Room service (24 hours)
- Soundproofed rooms
- Air conditioning
- In-room climate control (air conditioning)
- Coffee/tea maker
- Private bathroom
- Free toiletries
- Hair dryer
- Shower/tub combination
- Cable TV service
- Iron/ironing board
- In-room safe
- Flat-panel TV
- Free WiFi
- Daily housekeeping
- Turndown service
- Free cribs/infant beds
- Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
Where to Eat
The hotel serves a continental breakfast (surcharge).
Gatwick Oriental - Part of the Ken Hom group of restaurants, this restaurant offers a range of Oriental dishes.
La Brasserie - Award-winning restaurant serving French cuisine and European dishes made from fresh local produce are served in a contemporary, informal setting.
La Terrasse - A hub of the hotel, this cafe serves light snacks and drinks, overlooking the atrium with an adjoining library.
Le Cafe - A cafe-style terrace in a vibrant and informal setting, reminiscent of a Parisian street. Provides a venue for light, all-day dining.
Kua - A cocktail bar with balcony offering glamorous overtones of the Orient whilst serving a wide range of cocktails.
Nearby Things to Do
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
- Golfing nearby
If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.
- Accessible bathroom
- In-room accessibility
- Roll-in shower
Check-in time starts at 2 PM
Check-out time is noon
Children and extra beds
- Children are welcome.
- Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 11 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
- Rollaway/extra beds are available for GBP 10 per night.
- Free cribs (infant beds)!
- Pets not allowed
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
- Breakfast fee: GBP 17.30 per person (approximately)
- Self parking fee: GBP 19.50 per day
- Early check-in fee: GBP 47.00
- Late check-out fee: GBP 47.00
- Rollaway bed fee: GBP 10 per night
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We should mention
Up to 2 children 11 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.