(4 star hotel)
from the airport
A hotel brimming with character and charm
As one of our most historical hotels at Gatwick, the Copthorne Hotel London Gatwick in Copthorne combines 16th century charm with character and elegance. Set in 100 acres of woodland, it boasts a beautiful and tranquil setting, and is the perfect backdrop to kick back and unwind in.
This 4-star hotel is only three and a half miles away from the airport, but it feels a million miles away. Not only is this hotel picture-perfect, it also offers fantastic facilities including a swimming pool, squash courts and gym, all free for guests. There is also a beauty therapist and sports injury clinic.
As for dinner, there is the choice of two amazing restaurants. Enjoy a delicious meal in The Brasserie, a buffet style restaurant, or enjoy fine dining in The Lion DOr, which offers fantastic British dishes and fine wines, for a great price. There are also two bars to choose from, The Library Bar and The White Swan Pub. The White Swan pub overlooks the hotels pond and picturesque gardens.
We recommend the Copthorne hotel at London Gatwick for:
Its beautiful grounds - Many guests stay at The Copthorne for its simply stunning gardens and woodland areas. There is nothing more enjoyable than relaxing in the heart of beautiful surroundings with a glass of bubbly in hand before jetting off on holiday.
Its fantastic dining options - Dining at The Copthorne is an experience in itself. Both restaurants offer some of the finest dining at Gatwick. With the choice of two fine-dining restaurants, youll be spoilt for choice.
Their complementary leisure and fitness facilities - All guests receive complimentary access to the leisure club, which is just 100 yards from the hotel. Make use of the gym facilities or tennis and squash courts, or, if youre after a more chilled -out time, laze in the steam room and sauna, or even indulge in a spa treatment.
Arrival at the Copthorne
You can check in from 14:00.
Exit the M23 at at junction 10. Take the A264 to East Grinstead and the hotel is located on the third exit of the first roundabout you come to.
Catch the shuttle bus to the hotel from stop 9 at the South terminal or stop 8 at the North. The service runs at half past the hour from the South terminal and 35 past the hour from the North, from 04:00 to 00:00.
You must check out by 12:00.
The bus service to the airport picks up from the hotel at a quarter past every hour, from 04:15 - 23:15. Adult tickets cost £4.50, but two children can travel free with two paying adults. The journey takes 10-15 minutes.
Getting to and from Gatwick airport
On the day of your stay:Make your way to the hotel; directions and a postcode for satnavs will be on your confirmation. Overnight parking is £5.
Getting from the hotel to the airport:- The shuttle bus runs from the hotel every 30 minutes between 04:15 and 23:15, takes 15 minutes and costs £4.50 per person.
- If there are 2 or more of you travelling, we’d recommend getting a taxi. Taxis cost £9 per car when booked at reception. They take 10-15 minutes.