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Gatwick Menzies Chequers

The Gatwick Menzies Chequers (formerly the Thistle Hotel Gatwick Airport) offers you a high standard of accommodation and all the facilities you would expect from a leading hotel.

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  • The Gatwick Menzies Chequers is 2 miles from Gatwick Airport
  • Park and Fly deals allow 15 days secure car parking at the hotel's on-site car park
  • You won't find the Menzies Chequers at Gatwick Airport cheaper anywhere else
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Menzies Chequers at Gatwick Airport

What a marvel the Menzies Chequers at Gatwick Airport is - Tudor style comforts that include an old English pub overlaid with all the conveniences and technologies of a 2007 refurbishment. Wireless internet is available throughout.

Simply drive up to the hotel car park and inform Reception of your travel plans when you check in.

Hotel Details:
The stylish four-star rated Menzies Chequers Gatwick Hotel boasts 104 spacious rooms that are all facilitated with modern conveniences, and is located approximately 2 miles from Gatwick Airport.

Check In/Out Details:
Earliest check-in time is at 14:00, with earlier times available on request. Latest check-out time is at 11:00.

Hotel Facilities:

  • 104 en-suite bedrooms including executive rooms, suites and studios
  • 8 function suites, all with air-conditioning and natural daylight
  • The Brasserie restaurant
  • A traditional English pub
  • FREE WiFi access in all bedrooms and conference rooms
  • Ample on-site car parking
  • Data projector and screen, complimentary stationary, FREE WiFi, unlimited tea and coffee, and snacks and beverages throughout the day for conference guests

Room Facilities:
Room amenities include radio, satellite TV, in-room movies, trouser press, direct dial telephone, Internet access, double-glazed windows, en-suite bathroom, tea and coffee maker and hair dryer. There is also FREE WiFi access available in all bedrooms.

Restaurant Details:
The Menzies Chequers Hotel London Gatwick believe food should be one of the great pleasures of any stay at their hotel. So the head chef has developed a mouth-watering menu of dishes, using the finest ingredients and seasonal produce. Dishes are served in the newly refurbished, contemporary, Brasserie restaurant. Or for casual dining, the hotel has the Chequers pub which is a traditional English pub serving quality, classic dishes.

The on-site restaurant serves full English breakfasts (£12.50 per person) every morning, which is available from 06:30 until 09:30. Children under the age of five can eat free of charge.

Room Service:
There is 24-hour room service.

Children younger than 12 years can stay at this hotel free of charge when using the existing bedding. All toddlers younger than two years can stay at the hotel free of charge using the cots.

Disabled Facilities:
The hotel is equipped with a range of designated amenities for physically handicapped guests. Disabled accessible guest rooms are available on request.

The hotel is located two miles from the airport.

Parking is included for 8 or 15 days with Maple Manor. This includes a secured meet and greet parking service. Overnight parking and extra days' parking at the hotel costs £7 per day.

Please note: It is the responsibility of the vehicle owner to ensure that the vehicle is roadworthy, holds a valid MOT certificate and displays a valid road tax license. Should Maple Manor be unable to move the car off-site for any of these reasons, the hotel reserves the right to charge their daily car parking rate for each day the car is left in their car park.

The 2 mile airport taxi transfer is at a time convenient to you at a pre-arranged price of £6.00 per journey. Reception will provide you with a number to call on your return journey. A maximum of four people are allowed per taxi.

Head towards the A23 in either direction from Gatwick and find the hotel on the corner of Bonehurst and Brighton Roads.

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