including 8 days parking
from the airport
As good as it gets
The Sofitel is an ideal choice for customers who want hotels near Heathrow Terminal 5 - it's connected to the airport by a covered walkway so you really can't get any closer. You can expect a great service, comfortable rooms and amazing facilities - meaning you can board the plane feeling relaxed, refreshed and pampered from the VIP treatment.
A great deal of thought has gone into making sure the Sofitel provides everything its guests could desire, and doing it in style. Equal attention goes into the food, so whether youre a tea connoisseur or enjoy fine French cuisine, prefer a stir fry or handmade pizza, youll find your tastes satisfied.
The Sofitel is one of the larger Heathrow hotels, so there's lots of room to cram in loads of amenities that will help make your stay that bit more pleasurable. On the ground floor is Avenue Sofitel, where you can find gift shops, a hair salon and fashion, jewellery and luggage vendors, and dont forget Terminal 5 is just a short walk away, so there are plenty more shopping opportunities there.
For a change of pace after all that shopping, you could sit and relax in the beautiful Zen Garden, or grab a work out in the 24-hour gym. If you're looking to pamper yourself, visit the beautiful spa to take advantage of the Hydro Suite, where you can wind down in the sauna, enjoy aromatherapy in the steam room, bubble your cares away in the Jacuzzi or simply float in the vitality pool. The spa and the relaxation room are open from 8am (9am on weekends) until 9pm for a fee. Alternatively, for an extra fee, you can book a relaxing treatment or apply the finishing touches with a manicure or pedicure.
lovely hotel convenient, quiet, comfortable, clean and beautiful especially the zen garden and the room. Helpful and efficient staff. Could be better signposted on leaving the airport arrivals though.Mrs Jillings (Sofitel)
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Overall rating: 92%by 720 guests
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There are so many relaxing ways to begin your holiday early, you wont know where to start. On the morning of your flight, you won't find all that stress undone by a hectic transfer as a short stroll to the terminal is all that's on the cards. You really can't get much better than this.
We recommend the Heathrow Sofitel for:
Convenience - If youre flying from Terminal 5, theres no way to get a closer or more convenient stay.
Things to do -The Sofitel is packed with amazing top notch facilities that will enhance your stay no end.
Comfort - Whatever room you're staying in at the Sofitel, comfort is of the highest order.
Connected to T5 by an inside walkway, the Sofitel is a 5-minute walk from Departures. It has an award-winning restaurant, a spa and spacious bedrooms.
Getting to the airport:
It's a 5-minute walk to Terminal 5, through an inside walkway.
If you're flying from Terminal 2, 3 or 4, catch the free Heathrow Express train from inside Terminal 5.
The Sofitel is the closest hotel to Terminal 5 - it's connected to it. Driving directions and a satnav postcode will be on your confirmation email. Overnight parking at the hotel is available if you need it and costs £18 per car.
Travelling by train? The nearest station is Heathrow T5 on the Heathrow Express. Then it's a 5-minute walk into the hotel.
Check-in: from 2pm. Check-out: by 12 noon.
All rooms are soundproofed with triple-glazed windows. They're bright and spacious, and the beds are renowned for being super comfortable with high quality bedding. Triple rooms and family rooms include a king-size bed and sofa bed. Child age 12 and under.
- Flat screen TV
- Bathroom with bath and separate walk-in shower
- Free wifi
- Tea and coffee
- Ironing board
- Hair dryer
- 24 hour room service (tray charge £3.75)
It's free throughout the hotel. Guests have said it's medium speed, but does run slower in the evenings when the hotel is busy. High speed wifi costs £15 for 24 hours.
- Parking bays
- Hearing loops
- Service dogs are welcome with a medical certificate
Hotel accessibility includes:
There are accessible rooms which include:
- Lower beds
- Walk-in showers
- Hand rails
- Pull cords
- Vibrating pillow fire alarms
If you need to request an accessible room, give us a call.
The Sofitel has 2 restaurants: The award-winning La Belle Epoque serves French gourmet cuisine. Our guests praise this restaurant for being relaxing, with its softly lit and warmly decorated booths. Dishes are carefully prepared by expert chefs, and include fish, pigeon and beef. Keep in mind, because it's fine-dining, prices aren't listed on the menus.
Open: 6pm - 10pm, closed Sundays.
La Vivre offers Asian-inspired dishes. They're cooked in front of you in a hot wok grill in the live kitchen. It has gluten free, vegetarian and child-friendly menus.
Open: 6pm - 10pm.
There are 2 bars: La Bar Parisienne is in the hotel atrium and offers a huge wine and champagne selection. Expect to pay around £14 for a glass of wine.
Monday - Friday: 2pm - 10pm.
Saturday: 6pm - 10pm.
The Sphere bar serves cocktails, beers and wines, as well as light snacks. There are large screens showing the latest sporting action.
Monday - Friday: 5pm - 10pm.
Saturday - Sunday: 4pm - 10pm.
It's a generous buffet spread including full English and continental breakfast foods. There are international dishes too, including breakfast curry and sushi. Breakfast costs £15 per person and is half price for kids under 12.
Monday - Friday: 6am - 10am.
Saturday - Sunday: 6am - 11am.
Things to do:
- Free 24-hour gym.
- Access to vitality pool, sauna, relaxation room & steam room costs £25 per person.
- Afternoon tea served until early evening.
Hints, tips and extra bits:
Sofitel Additional Information
|Address||Terminal 5, |
|Disabled facilities||There are 27 rooms that are specially adapted for the disabled. These included lowered beds, walk-in showers, handrails and pull cords. If you would like to request an accessible room please call Holiday Extras before booking.
The hotel has accessible parking bays, hearing loops and accessible lifts. Service dogs are also welcome.
|All rooms non-smoking|
|Phone in room|