Moat House Gatwick

Book the Gatwick Moat House, located just a mile from Gatwick Airport, for rooms with plenty of space for the whole family, and plenty of parking.

What to expect at the Moat House

One of the best Gatwick Airport hotels for large groups, the 3-star Moat House at Gatwick is ideal for families, wedding parties or stag and hen groups. There are rooms that sleep up to seven people so you can squeeze in more guests and get even better value!

Positioned just a mile from Gatwick Airport terminals, the Gatwick Moat House also houses a multi-storey car park so you can leave your vehicle in safety and security while you enjoy your holiday. With other parking options available and a handy shuttle bus to take you to the airport, the hotel is definitely one for convenience, comfort and fun.

Features at the Gatwick Moat House

The Gatwick Moat House is the ideal hotel for big parties, be it a large family or group of friends, due to its large rooms. Despite their capacity, all rooms are still comfortable and roomy, so there's plenty of space for everyone. Spend your stay relaxing in the restaurant over a delicious meal, or surfing the web using the free Wi-Fi.

One of the best things about the Moat House at Gatwick Airport is that it's just a stone's throw from the Gatwick airport terminals. There is just a small transfer from the hotel to the terminal. If you're worried about the noise of the airport when you're trying to sleep, don't panic- soundproofed windows mean that you'll sleep soundly, whatever time you decide to hit the hay.

Being a family-friendly hotel, the restaurant at the Gatwick Moat House stocks a great range of dishes that everyone's sure to love, no matter what their taste. From the bulging breakfast to the delectable dinner options, you won't be short of options for eating. If you're up for something a little lighter, then the Lounge Bar has your name all over it. Once you've eaten, retire to your room for a great night's sleep before you fly.

Check-in times

You can check in from 2pm but must check out by 11am the following morning.

Parking at the Gatwick Moat House

The easiest parking option at the Moat House Gatwick is to leave your car in the hotel's on-site multi-storey car park for the duration of your holiday. If you would rather drive it to the airport yourself, then the Airparks Gatwick Park and Ride option is easy and simple. Alternatively, use the Maple Manor Meet and Greet service to have your car collected from the hotel and dropped off at the secured car park for you. Whatever parking option you choose, leaving your car is never a hassle at the Gatwick Moat House.


If you've paid to leave your car at the hotel for your holiday, you should park your vehicle in the car park at the Moat House Gatwick and go straight to check in. The car park is monitored by CCTV and regularly patrolled, so you can rest easy knowing that your car is safe.

The other options include a great value Park and Ride service with Airparks Gatwick, or the convenient Maple Manor Meet and Greet service, in which an attendant will take your car from the hotel to a secured car park and then drop it back to you when you arrive at the terminal after your holiday.

Getting to and from Gatwick airport

If you're leaving your car at the hotel, a shuttle bus stops at the Moat House Gatwick and travels to both of the Gatwick airport terminals. The bus operates 24 hours a day and takes around five minutes to reach the airport. It departs from the hotel every 15 minutes from 5am until midnight, and every half an hour from midnight until 5am. If you're using Gatwick Airparks the Park and Ride service will take you from the Airparks car park to the Gatwick terminals.

Dining and drinking at the Gatwick Moat House

Harriet's restaurant

Harriet's Restaurant is the gastronomic hub of the Moat House Gatwick and serves everything, from pasta dishes to curry, risotto and salads. The menu at Harriet's Restaurant is full of delicious choices, offering everything from pasta to curries, steaks, risottos and salads. There's plenty for kids to love too, with a special Pirate's Paradise menu that gives them their own unique meal options to choose from. Don't assume that it's all traditional British pub grub though; there's a classy edge to Harriet's offerings, with cuisine such as bacon, mushroom and cheddar filo basket with rocket to start, and grilled sea bass for a main. Dessert is equally indulgent, featuring favourites such as chocolate brownie with ice cream. Breakfast is served at Harriet's and is available from 6am to 10am. At whatever hour you're feeling hungry, the 24-hour room service is on hand to keep you satisfied. For around £12.

The Lounge Bar

The Lounge Bar is the place to be if you're after some lighter bites: perfect for those with smaller appetites, or travellers who want to leave room for an in-flight meal. For around £12, the lighter bites at the Lounge Bar are perfectly suited to those who don't want to board their flight or head off to bed feeling too full. There's a selection of delicious snacks on offer, including burgers, scampi and chips, jacket potatoes, sandwiches and soups.

Directions to the Moat House Gatwick

Directions from

The Gatwick Moat House couldn't be easier to find, particularly because it's so close to the Gatwick airport site.

  • If you're arriving by car, exit the M23 at junction 9 and head towards Gatwick airport, taking the second exit at the first roundabout.
  • Follow the A23 and continue for a mile until you reach the roundabout by the petrol station. Here, take the second exit (signposted Charlwood) onto Povey Cross Road.
  • You'll see the Moat House Gatwick on the left, with parking at the back of the building.

You can take a taxi from the Gatwick terminals to the hotel for around £6, which is ideal if you're in a rush to check in. Arriving by rail is easy, as trains arrive to Gatwick's South terminal and you can then take the bus G1 or G3 from Stop 9 directly to the Moat House Gatwick. From the North terminal, take the bus from Stop 8. The shuttle costs £1.50 for a child, and runs every half an hour, with a journey time of 15 minutes.

Rooms at the Moat House Gatwick

The rooms at the Gatwick Moat House are comfortable and simple, focussed on helping you to sleep peacefully. They're also quite large, so they're ideal for big families or groups. The rooms come with TVs that include both free channels and pay-per-view movies, and a kettle to make that essential tea or coffee.

Room facilities

The rooms are ideal for all kinds of travellers, with comfortable beds and plenty of room to store your luggage. Each room is en-suite and comes with a television, Wi-Fi access, telephone, hairdryer, trouser press, radio and facilities to make hot drinks. They're also soundproofed and air conditioned, so you're guaranteed to get a good night's sleep before you jet off.

Room types

The rooms at the Moat House Gatwick come in double and twin as standard, with other options available to suit your needs if necessary, including triple beds and bunk beds. For big families or groups, you can even book one of the larger rooms, which accommodate up to seven guests at once. Disabled rooms are available with wider doors and specially-designed bathrooms; we advise all our customers to call ahead and make sure that these can be used for your booking.

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Moat House

Hotel address

Best Western Moat House,
Longbridge Roundabout,
RH6 0AB,

Distance to airport: 1 Miles

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