Where to go in October Half-Term 2020
There is so much on our doorstep right here in Crawley. With so much to see, Holiday Inn London-Gatwick Airport would like to welcome you to our family-friendly hotel, which you can use as a base to explore our amazing location.
Family getaway to Crawley
We welcome guests of all ages, and by booking one of our family rooms, you can enjoy the comfort of our beautifully refurbished hotel whilst kids stay and eat free when accompanied by a full paying adult*.
Save money on your stay
We have some incredible hotel room offers to save you money and give you more flexibility when you come and stay with us.
Get a night on us – book 3 nights and enjoy up to 34% off your stay*
Book now, pay later – reserve a room with our Best Flexible Rate, and amend or cancel your booking up to a day before your reservation*
Something for a rainy day
Learn about aircrafts from the post-war days up until the Cold War at Gatwick Aviation Museum, which has a unique collection of planes from the what people call “the golden age” of British aircraft manufacture. See the many classic manufacturer names including Avro, Hawker, Gloster, De Havilland, English Electric, Blackburn and Percival. Adult entry is £7.50, children (5-14) is £2.50. Under 5’s go free!
Distance from hotel: only a 6-minute drive.
An outdoor adventure
For adrenaline junkies and extreme sports fans, the outdoor activities at Southern Pursuits will be right up your street. Choose a set package or let one of the helpful staff tailor-make one for you, with an array of activities including clay pigeon shooting, quad biking, argocat driving, archery, off-road karting, hovercrafting, air rifle shooting and axe throwing!
Distance from hotel: only a 16-minute drive.
Halloween activity for the kids
The Tree Top Adventure and Treetop Challenge at Tilgate Park are daring courses of swinging on high ropes and climbing huge trees! Soak up the fresh forest air as your whizz down the zip slides, swing across obstacles and adventure over the crossings. For those would prefer to enjoy their day on the forest floor, we recommend the Forest Segway adventure!
Distance from hotel: only a 17-minute drive.
Our favourite place
Using advanced formula racing simulation technology, Crawley Racing Centre offers you 10 full-motion racing simulators at over 1.5 G-force! Go head to head with the person next to you and experience the same physiological reactions as a driver in a real formula car. This like-for-like experience will give you a taste of what it is really like out there on the track.
Distance from hotel: only a 47-minute drive.
Book your stay today
There is no better time to get outdoors and experience the magic on your doorstep. If you have any questions or would like us to book the best package for your stay, please get in touch on 0129 390 7900 or leave us an enquiry.