Russ Hill Hotel - Gatwick Airport

Charlwood, Gatwick Airport, United Kingdom, RH6 OEL  show map
 3 stars
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Russ Hill Hotel - Gatwick Airport

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

Parking

Paid parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Restaurant buffet

Coffee shop

Picnic area/ Tables

Lobby bar

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Exercise gym

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Overview

The lovely Russ Hill Hotel offers 190 individual guest rooms as well as a free car park, a storage room and a designated place for smoking. Operating in Gatwick Airport since 1885, this hotel features Victorian architecture and modern comforts.

This hotel is situated 36.9 km away from Brighton Centre. The distance between Gatwick Airport city center and the property is 6 km.

Russ Hill Hotel lies within 10 minutes’ drive to London Gatwick airport.

Rooms

This hotel comprises of twin room for single use, standard family twin room and standard suite that come with unique décor as well as satellite television, central heating, a patio, a mini bar and climate control. Some rooms overlook the garden. The rooms also feature carpet floor and dark-wood furnishing.

Eat & Drink

From 06:00 to 10:00 every morning guests may have breakfast in the restaurant. Guests will taste delicious cuisine in the fabulous on-site restaurant. Lounge bar is available on site. Serving an array of dishes, Ruspers at the Russ Hill are just 600 meters away.

A full breakfast is served and charges are applicable. 

Services

Business facilities include conference equipment, a business centre and a copier.

Relax

Russ Hill Hotel also features a solarium and a sauna as well as a gym and a fitness centre.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

Paid public parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of rooms:   190.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Early check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Coffee shop
  • Fireplace
  • Executive/club floor
  • Lobby
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Exercise gym
  • Tennis court

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Room service
  • Laundry
  • Wake up service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Lobby bar
  • Picnic area/ Tables
  • Dinner
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Garden area

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Living room
  • Wardrobe
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 2 years
Crib FREE
There are no extra beds provided in a room. 
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Russ Hill Hotel - Gatwick Airport Gatwick Airport location
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Hotel Address:

Charlwood, Gatwick Airport, United Kingdom, RH6 OEL

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City Center
  • Gatwick Airport
    3.2 mi
Airports
Underground stations
  • West Croydon
    17.2 mi
  • Morden
    17.8 mi
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of rooms:
    190

Rooms and availability

Russ Hill Hotel photos Room
Twin Room
  • Room size:

    140 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Individual air conditioning
  • Safe deposit box
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cotton sheets
  • Cribs available
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • VCR player
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
  • Radio
Room Description:

Standard|Twin Room - With Breakfast. Standard-Bed & Breakfast-Standard

Twin Room for Single Use
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed

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  • General:Individual air conditioning
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Bedding:Cribs available
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Television
  • VCR player
  • Radio
Room Description:

Twin room sole use

Standard Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
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  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • 220 V AC
  • In-house movie
Room Description:

Standard|Triple Room - With Breakfast. Standard-Bed & Breakfast-Standard

Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds or 1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
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  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Wake up service
Russ Hill Hotel photos Room
Standard Family Room
  • Room size:

    230 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
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  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Media:Satellite TV
Room Description:

FAMILY ROOM STANDARD. BED & BREAKFAST

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Local attractions

  • Juniper Hall Field Centre2.6 mi
    Dorking RH5 6DAEngland
  • Crawley Memorial Gardens3.9 mi
    Haslett Avenue East, Crawley
  • Nymans Gardens and House6.8 mi
    Handscross, Haywards Heath
  • The Warren3.3 mi
    The Pavement, Hay-on-Wye
  • Tilgate Park4.6 mi
    Titmus Drive, Crawley
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of rooms:
    190
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Russ Hill Hotel Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Russ Hill Hotel

Average guest rating

6.0out of 10
Good
Based on 899 reviews

Rating by category:

Location
1.0
Rooms
1.0
Service
1.0
Value
1.0
Dining
1.0

Guest reviews

  • vanessa williams
    June  2012
    1.0

    Nightmare hotel and staff

    General information: I cannot believe that this hotel is still running!! My parents had the worst nightmare ever at this hotel although this was not recent or the date as above. The room waas disgusting, damp, cold and dark - like a basement. I had to drive up to the hotel the next day as they had lost my dads car!!! Apparently the foreign guy who worked in a "shack" in the car park had been sacked so threw every single car key in a bucket and left them like that. No one in the hotel could help. We had to call the police as there were other foreigners there who would not let us near the cars. After a few hours we found the keys but the car was behind a fence that they would not move. I attempted to pull it away. The police were taken to a yard - a builders yard where other cars had been taken and we had to try to find dads car amongs hundreds of cars whose keys were all in a bucket. The staff who were mainly foreign didnt want to help. We eventually found the car but the car next doors keys were just placed on the windscreen!! We also found other car keys lying on the ground. The hotel is disgusting and I would not recommend this hotel and car parking to anyone!!
    Service: Diabolical!
    Dining: Disgusting!
    Room: Basement!
    Useful tips: No useful tips - should have been shut down!

  • Couple
    5.4

    Very hot and small rooms - bathroom tinyand 'capsule' like, but for the money it was a bed for 8 hours. Used the fly and park facility. Car had been valeted beforehand and was returned quite dirty on the outside - had obviously been kept outside in a very dusrt place and near roosting birds!

  • Single
    4.2

    reception girl very offhand,almost aggresive.The bed needs replacing,I could feel the springs when I layed down,hard to get comfortable.Couldn't get hot water to have a shower and the bathroom floor very sticky.Stayed one night as on route to airport,worst hotel I've stayed in.

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    Excellent food at the carvery. Convenient for travelling/parking and shuttle bus. Recommend. :-)

  • Older travelers
    5.4

    24 hour reception was good for airport hotel.

    Decor very tired and rooms very small.

  • Group of friends
    7.0

    Hotel set in countryside surroundings, but nr flight path of airport. Accomodation standard but very clean.Bar and restaurant facilities very good.Particularly the restaurant with good menu, includin g a carvery, all at reasonable prices. Food excellently prepared.Good parking facilities.

    The hotel provides a bus transfer facility to Gatwick airport. However this only runs on an hourly basis, which can result in delays in collection from the airport.Other establishments nrby collect every 20 mins or so.

  • Group of friends
    7.0

    Booking in was very easy as was booking in the car - the gentleman was very sweet and very pleasant. The bar staff were friendly although couldnt seem to speak very good English which is always a bit off putting. The meal in the bar area was good value and quite tasty. The room was fine for a night and the bus service to the airport was good.

  • Couple
    7.4

    Coffee Facilities, Free WiFi at the Lobby, Every Hour Transport to/from Gatwick Airport, Nice Surroundings, Perfect for someone to be near Gatwick (15 minutes away)

    Small Room, Small TV and few channels, could hear people talking in next room, sheets and towels a bit smelly, no fridge, very isolated from everything (not even a mini market to have water)

  • Group of friends
    6.2

    Very laid back surroundings with very polite staff

    The only complaint i have is regarding the skylight in our room,the cover for it wasnt adequate so we were awake by 5am when the sun came up regardless of whether we wanted to wake or not,aside from that we had a very pleasant stay

  • Older travelers
    7.0

    We thought the hotel was fair for the cost of stay

  • Older travelers
    7.0

    Restaurant was excellent - good service, good food

    Check-in poor. Waited a good 10 minutes while they finished chatting on phone without any acknowledgement that we were waiting.

  • Single
    9.2

    For the price I could not fault this hotel, the staff were very friendly and made you feel welcome. Although on the website it was showing as only one family room available which I booked, when I checked in the receptionist gave me a choice of rooms. The hotel itself is a beautiful old building, the breakfast was an excellent buffet which is very hard to get right, the hot food was freshly cooked and plenty of it. The bedrooms were basic but clean with all the facilities you'd need. Plenty of parking space and beautiful views over the countryside.

    If I really had to find something to nit pick this hotel I'd say the rooms could do with updating and better soundproofing. But honestly compared to a lot of the other airport hotels in this area, this is excellent value for money.

  • Single
    9.6

    Very helpful as I arrived without my credit cards will certainly return

  • Couple
    8.2

    the garden area, rooms very clean.

    it was a bit dated furnishings and decor wise.

  • Older travelers
    2.4

    nothing and will not use again it should be pulled down.

    it smelt,the bar did not open till 3pm ther was no hot water till after 3pm then it got warm

How to reach hotel

hotel Russ Hill Hotel - Gatwick Airport Gatwick Airport location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

Charlwood, Gatwick Airport, United Kingdom, RH6 OEL

Get directions
City Center
  • Gatwick Airport
    3.2 mi
Airports
Underground stations
  • West Croydon
    17.2 mi
  • Morden
    17.8 mi
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of rooms:
    190