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

 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Early check-in/-out

 Fitness/Gym

Exercise gym

 Breakfast

Continental breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge area

 Meeting facilities

Conference room

Overview

Russ Hill Hotel is located in a picturesque area of Gatwick Airport in close proximity to Campaign Paintball Park, The Hawth Theatre and Juniper Hall Field Centre. An example of Victorian architecture, this hotel opened in 1885 and was fully restored in 2012.

The property is set within 6 km distance from the city center.

This charming hotel boasts close proximity to hills.

The hotel's great location offers to get to London Gatwick airport in 10 minutes by car.

Rooms

This property has 130 guestrooms including Standard Family Twin Room, Standard Suite and Quadruple Room appointed with individual climate control, satellite TV, central heating, a minibar and a private toilet. All cozy rooms are equipped with dark-wood furniture.

Eat & Drink

Breakfast is available from 06:00 to 10:00. The fabulous restaurant offers light meals. Guests can quench their thirst at Garden Lounge bar with a favorite drink. Guests can dine in Ruspers at the Russ Hill located within a 10-minute walk of the property.

A full breakfast is served and charges are applicable. 

Services

Russ Hill Hotel offers conference equipment, a business center and a copier along with 24-hour reception, laundry and 24-hour security.

Relax

A solarium and a sauna are available on site. For active guests a gym and a fitness center are provided.

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:   130.

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Facilities

General

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

Sports & Fitness

  • Exercise gym

Services

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

Dining facilities

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

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area

Room facilities

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

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Media

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

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

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
    5.2 km
Airports
Underground stations
  • West Croydon
    27.6 km
  • Morden
    28.6 km
  • Bus stop
    200 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of rooms:
    130

Rooms and availability

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Twin Room
Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double bed or Double bed or Twin beds
Size: 13 m²
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  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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    Suite
    Bed type: Double bed or Twin beds or 2 Single beds
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      Quadruple Room
      Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons
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      Quadruple Room

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      Standard Family Twin Room
      Bed type: Twin beds or Double bed
      Size: 21 m²
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        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

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Gatwick Airport
          5.2 km
        Airports
        Underground stations
        • West Croydon
          27.6 km
        • Morden
          28.6 km
        • Bus stop
          200 m
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Year renovated:
          2012
        • Number of rooms:
          130

        Russ Hill Hotel Location

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        Local attractions

        • Juniper Hall Field Centre - 4.1 km
          Dorking RH5 6DAEngland
        • Crawley Memorial Gardens - 6.3 km
          Haslett Avenue East, Crawley
        • Nymans Gardens and House - 11.0 km
          Handscross, Haywards Heath
        • The Warren - 5.4 km
          The Pavement, Hay-on-Wye
        • Tilgate Park - 7.3 km
          Titmus Drive, Crawley
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Year renovated:
          2012
        • Number of rooms:
          130
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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
          5.2 km
        Airports
        Underground stations
        • West Croydon
          27.6 km
        • Morden
          28.6 km
        • Bus stop
          200 m
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Year renovated:
          2012
        • Number of rooms:
          130