The Days Hotel offers charm, convenience and great family-friendly facilities, all at an affordable price. Its just four miles from Gatwick airport.
If you're looking for contemporary comfort and convenience without the hefty price tag, then the 3-star Days Hotel at Gatwick is your ideal pre-flight rest stop. Located just over four miles from Gatwick terminals and easily accessible from motorway junctions and rail stations, the Days Hotel is an ideal family choice from our hotels at Gatwick airport..
For a place to get a great nights sleep before your family sets off on holiday, as well as mouthwatering food in a brilliantly inviting space, the Gatwick Days Hotel gets top marks. You can relax in the on-site restaurant with a delicious dinner and admire both the stylish décor and traditional quirks that the hotel prides itself on. Plus, theres plenty of parking around the hotel site, so you can leave your car in safe hands whilst youre away.
The Days Hotel Gatwick is charming and cosy without losing its contemporary edge. Although recently refurbished, the hotel still proudly displays some of its traditional architecture, with an inglenook fireplace in the restaurant and grand beams that bring some delightful character to the stylishly fitted rooms.
The Days Hotel makes the most of its inviting ambience, especially in the atmospheric Watershed bar, which serves a la carte dinner alongside some lighter bites that perfectly suit a pre-flight stomach. With bags of character, the Gatwick Days Hotel is perfect for every member of your family to relax and unwind in before you catch your flight. Theres also a bar, so you can send the kids off to bed and enjoy a drink with family or friends before you call it a night.
After dinner, you will definitely sleep soundly in the colourful and cosy bedrooms, where you can relax in front of your own flatscreen TV with Freeview or surf the net with the complimentary Wi-Fi. Theres a host of different room types on offer, all of which are fitted with décor thats contemporary but still cosy.
You can check in from 2pm and must check out by 11am, unless youve arranged a different time with the hotel.
Parking at the Days Hotel Gatwick couldnt be more straightforward. There are two different options to suit your needs: leave your vehicle at the hotel car park, or store it in one of the Gatwick airport car parks nearby.
When you arrive at the Gatwick Days Hotel, check in and find a space for your vehicle. If youve arranged a package to leave the car at the hotel for the whole of your holiday, then hand over your keys and an attendant will do the hard work for you and when you return from your trip, they will bring it to the front of the hotel to greet you.
If you would rather have more control, then you can leave your car in front of the Days Gatwick Hotel for free overnight. Before your flight, you can make your way to the Gatwick airport North and South Long Stay car parks and take the airport shuttle bus from there to your terminal. This service is included in the price of your parking and runs every 10 minutes, 24 hours a day.
If youre leaving your car at the Gatwick Days Hotel for your holiday period, then you will need to catch the shuttle bus from the hotel to the Gatwick terminals. Let the hotel reception know and theyll book you a seat on the shuttle bus, which operates between 6am and midnight and costs £4 per person. The bus takes around ten minutes to reach the airport and leaves from outside the hotel but make sure you leave enough time for traffic, in case the bus takes a little longer to reach Gatwick airport.
If you should be delayed returning from holiday, extended parking will be charged at the normal daily rate for the hotel or the car parking facility you have chosen.
Whenever youre peckish during the day, the Days Hotel Gatwick can fill the hunger gap! Theres a 24-hour room service menu for snacks whenever you like, as well as the charming Watershed restaurant and bar. Sat next to the reception area, the inviting eatery has kept some of the delightful original features, which give the interior a wonderfully British character. The relaxed atmosphere includes a well-stocked bar that offers a range of soft and alcoholic drinks.
The Watersheds easy-going ambience makes it the perfect place to dine. You can while away a few hours over a meal as you prepare for bed before your flight the next day. The breakfast features toast, fruit and cereals with a selection of hot and cold drinks to choose from. Theres also a full English breakfast and eggs cooked in various ways, should you want a little more to start your day with. You can grab your breakfast at the Days Hotel Gatwick between 6am and 9.30am for £5.50 per person.
If you fancy a snack during the day, then the menu at the bar is perfect. Order jacket potatoes and baguettes, or more meaty bites like burgers and other pub favourites. Priced from £8.50, the a la carte menu in the evening includes delicious dishes such as sirloin steak, chicken supreme and deep-fried Camembert. Meanwhile, the table dhote offers you three irresistible courses that include chicken liver pate and baked salmon fillet. Dinner is served between 6pm and 9.30pm, with the convenient room service filling in for later eaters.
The Gatwick Days Hotel is easy to find once youre off the M23. Its positioned on a main road, so youre unlikely to miss it.
If youre coming by rail, then the easiest route to the hotel is by taking the train to the Gatwick airport station and using the yellow telephone outside the terminal building to arrange a free transfer to the hotel. Youll only have to wait up to 20 minutes for the shuttle bus to arrive, with a quick ten-minute trip to the hotel free of charge afterwards. If youre at the South terminal, then the yellow telephone is positioned at ground level at stand 12. Meanwhile, at the North terminal the telephone can be found at the hotel coach stand in the middle lane, on ground level.
The pleasantly-decorated rooms at the Gatwick Days Hotel take the stress out of getting some sleep. They come with everything that you need to relax before the day of your flight, and include a flatscreen television that lets you watch a host of channels.
All rooms come with a flatscreen TV featuring Freeview, storage space and facilities to make yourself a satisfying cup of tea or coffee whenever you want to. Theres also free Wi-Fi available to most of the rooms, so you can surf the net whilst reclining in bed. The rooms on the second floor are a little different in style to the rest of the rooms, with lower beds and sloping ceilings that remind you of the hotels charming heritage. The bathrooms in each of the rooms are equipped for straightforward use and feature a bath with shower, so you can choose whether to take a relaxing soak or a quick wash.
The Days Hotel Gatwick offers four kinds of rooms: double, family, twin and triple. Unfortunately, at this hotel there arent any disabled access rooms available. All of the rooms contain comfortable proper beds, so everyone can get a good nights sleep. Whichever option you choose, theres more than enough room to keep the whole family happy and have room left for the luggage.