London’s Heathrow Airport is a major transport hub for travellers holidaying in the United Kingdom and further afield in Europe. With flights arriving late at night and with early morning departures, the convenience of staying at a hotel near Heathrow is always welcome - considering that the airport is located 22 kilometres from the heart of the city.
Here are our top hotels situated near London Heathrow.
The Master Robert
This comfortable three-star property, located a short 10-minute drive from the airport, offers homely British traditions with terrific modern facilities. There are 96 guest rooms to choose from, which have been tastefully decorated and each one is generous in size. For business travellers, the hotel also has conference facilities that can hold up to 130 people.
Passengers staying at the luxury five-star Sofitel have direct access to the hotel from Terminal 5 via an enclosed walkway or courtesy of a Heathrow Express/Connect rail connection from Terminals 1, 2, 3 or 4. On offer are 605 tastefully-appointed rooms that include the sumptuous Prestige, Opera and Imperial Suites. There are also two restaurants, two bars and a spa and gym.
Sleep soundly after a long haul flight at the St Giles Hotel, situated 15-minutes from Heathrow. The room configurations include Standard Rooms, Junior Suites, Executive Rooms and Executive Suites. Regardless of which room you select, the 303 rooms are all light, airy with sound-proofed windows and feature Wi-Fi access.
Holiday Inn Express T5
For comfort and ease, consider staying in one of the 300 comfortable rooms at the Holiday Inn Express. Families will appreciate the dedicated family rooms that can accommodate two adults and two children, and the close proximity of the hotel to Legoland, which is sure to keep the kids amused before heading to the Heathrow to catch your flight. Wireless internet is available throughout the complex and there are also conference facilities.
Be fully rested for your flight, by staying at the opulent Hilton, which is accessed via a covered walkway from Terminal 4 or by taking the complimentary shuttle from Terminal 5. There are 398 rooms to choose from including over-sized suites and specially-designed executive rooms for business travellers. The impressive facilities include a state-of-the-art fitness centre, pool, steam room and a selection of restaurants.