Comparison of Wi-Fi access at airport hotels and lounges

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A recent survey by BDRC Continental found that 49% of business travellers are “very likely” to replace their number one choice hotel brand for one that offers free Wi-Fi*. The research compares the cost of Wi-Fi access in airport hotels within 15 minutes of major UK airports highlighting the cost of access in hotel rooms, conference rooms and public areas. This includes the cost of Wi-Fi access in the private lounges of the same 24 airports.


Aberdeen Airport

AIRPORT LOUNGE HOTEL DISTANCE TO AIRPORT WIFI CONFERENCE ROOMS & PUBLIC AREAS WIFI IN ROOM
Aberdeen Airport Servisair Executive Lounge• Free Wi-Fi access Aberdeen Britannia 10 minutes Free wireless Free wireless
Aberdeen Marriott Hotel 10 minutes Free wireless £15 for 24 hours
Aberdeen Thistle Hotel 5 minutes BT Openzone Wireless£5.99 for 90 min

£9.99 for 24 hours

BT Openzone Wireless£5.99 for 90 min

£9.99 for 24 hours

Belfast International Airport

AIRPORT LOUNGE HOTEL DISTANCE TO AIRPORT WIFI CONFERENCE ROOMS & PUBLIC AREAS WIFI IN ROOM
Belfast International Airport The Business Lounge• Free Wi-Fi access Belfast Plaza Park On-site £2.00 for 20 min£8.95 for 24 hours £2.00 for 20 min£8.95 for 24 hours
Hilton Templepatrick 5 minutes £10 for 24 hours£6 for 90 min £10 for 24 hours/participant for selected room

Birmingham Airport

Birmingham Airport

Terminal 1

Servisair (Terminal 2)

• Free Wi-Fi access

Ibis Birmingham Airport

On-site

No conference room available

£4 for 1 hour

£9 for 3 hours

£12 for 10 hours

AIRPORT LOUNGE HOTEL DISTANCE TO AIRPORT WIFI CONFERENCE ROOMS & PUBLIC AREAS WIFI IN ROOM
Novotel Birmingham Airport On-site £3.97 for hour£8.72 for 24 hours £3.97 for hour£8.72 for 24 hours
Birmingham Hilton Metropole 5 minutes Conference rooms:Included in room rate

Public areas:

£3 for 15 min

£5 for 30 min

£8 for hour

£10 for 90 min

£6 for 90 min£12 for 24 hours
Crown Plaza Birmingham NEC 5 minutes £8.16 for 1 hour£16.33 for 24 hours £8.16 for 1 hour£16.33 for 24 hours
Express by Holiday Inn 5 minutes £9.99 £9.99
Premier Travel Inn NEC/Airport 5 minutes £3 for 24 hoursFor credit card payments:

£1 for 20 min

£3 for 24 hours

£3 for 24 hoursFor card payments:

£1 for 20 min

£3 for 24 hours

Blackpool International Airport

AIRPORT LOUNGE HOTEL DISTANCE TO AIRPORT WIFI CONFERENCE ROOMS & PUBLIC AREAS WIFI IN ROOM
Blackpool International Airport Executive Lounge facility• Free internet access Norbreck Castle Hotel 15 minutes Conference rooms:WiFi not available in all rooms. When available, cost is included in room rate.

Public areas:

Free WiFi

No WiFi available in rooms

Bristol Airport

Bristol Airport

Servisair Executive Lounge

• Free Wi-Fi access

Winford Manor Hotel

5 minutes

Free

Free

AIRPORT LOUNGE HOTEL DISTANCE TO AIRPORT WIFI CONFERENCE ROOMS & PUBLIC AREAS WIFI IN ROOM
Holiday Inn Bristol 10 minutes Conference rooms:£16 for 24 hours. Complementary WiFi possible for larger conferences

Public areas:

£16 for 24 hours

£16 for 24 hours
Bristol Town & Country 10 minutes Free Free
Redwood Hotel & Country Club 15 minutes Free Free

Cardiff Airport

AIRPORT LOUNGE HOTEL DISTANCE TO AIRPORT WIFI CONFERENCE ROOMS & PUBLIC AREAS WIFI IN ROOM
Cardiff Airport Executive Lounge• £5 for hour

• £7.50 for 3 hours

• £10 for day

Servisair Executive Lounge

• Free Wi-Fi access

Cardiff Express by Holiday Inn 2 minutes £1 Initial Fee Free Wireless
Sky Plaza Hotel 5 minutes Conference rooms:Chargeable depending on size of the conference

Public areas:

Free in the lobby

No Wi-Fi in rooms

Durham Tees Valley Airport

AIRPORT LOUNGE HOTEL DISTANCE TO AIRPORT WIFI CONFERENCE ROOMS & PUBLIC AREAS WIFI IN ROOM
Durham Tees Valley Airport Servisair Executive Lounge
• Free Wi-Fi
St George Hotel 2 minutes £6 for 1 month £6 for 1 month
The Spa Hotel On-site Free Wi-Fi Free Wi-Fi

East Midlands Airport

AIRPORT LOUNGE HOTEL DISTANCE TO AIRPORT WIFI CONFERENCE ROOMS & PUBLIC AREAS WIFI IN ROOM
East Midlands Airport Executive Lounge (Servisair lounges)• Free Wi-Fi Best Western Premier Yew Lodge 5 minutes Free Free in all rooms
Express by Holiday Inn 5 minutes (mile from airport) Initial Fee £1.00 Initial Fee £4.95
Hilton East Midlands Airport 10 minutes (2 miles) Conference rooms:
Wi-Fi – £10 for 24 hoursPublic areas : Password for room Wi-Fi access can be used in the lounge area
£15 for 24 hours (Wired connection)
Thistle Hotel 5 minutes (adjacent to airport entrance) £6 for one hour
£10 for 24 hours
£6 for one hour
£10 for 24 hours

Edinburgh Airport

AIRPORT LOUNGE HOTEL DISTANCE TO AIRPORT WIFI CONFERENCE ROOMS & PUBLIC AREAS WIFI IN ROOM
Edinburgh Airport Servisair Executive Lounge• Free Wi-Fi Edinburgh Hilton Hotel 2 minute transfer/5 minute walk Conference rooms:£10 for 24 hours (for laptop)

Public areas:

Free

No Wi-Fi in hotel rooms
The Quality Hotel Edinburgh Airport 3 minutes Free Free
Edinburgh Marriott Hotel On-site Conference rooms:Card must be bought – £15 for 24 hours

Public areas:

Card must be bought – £15 for 24 hours

Card must be bought. £15 for 24 hours.
Edinburgh Dreghorn Travelodge 15 minutes No conference room availablePublic areas:

£10 for 24 hours

£10 for 24 hours£30 for 1 week

Exeter Airport

AIRPORT LOUNGE HOTEL DISTANCE TO AIRPORT WIFI CONFERENCE ROOMS & PUBLIC AREAS WIFI IN ROOM
Exeter International Airport Executive Lounge (air-side)• Free Wi-Fi Glebe Lodge Exeter 10 minutes (1.7 miles) Free Free

Glasgow Airport

AIRPORT LOUNGE HOTEL DISTANCE TO AIRPORT WIFI CONFERENCE ROOMS & PUBLIC AREAS WIFI IN ROOM
Glasgow Airport Business Wing at skylounge• Free Wi-Fi access

Holiday Wing

• No internet access available

Servisair Executive lounge :

• Not currently available via BAA Advance or the Servisair website.

Holiday Inn Express 2 minute walk from terminal Conference rooms:Free

Public areas (downstairs):

Free

£4.95 for 1 hour
Holiday Inn 2 minute walk Conference rooms:Free

Lounge areas:

Free

TV connection: £5.95 for hour

£12.95 for 24 hours

Ramada Hotel 2 minutes (500 meters) Conference rooms:Free

Public areas:

Free in lounge

T mobile connection – chargeable with debit card
Normandy Hotel 1 mile Board room: Free Wi-Fi

Conference rooms: Chargeable with debit card (T mobile)

Public areas:

Free Wi-Fi

T mobile connection – chargeable with debit card
Travelodge Glasgow Airport 2 minutes No conference room availablePublic areas:

£5 for 1 hour

£10 for 24 hours

£5 for hour£10 for 24 hours
Erskine Bridge Hotel 5 miles Conference rooms:T mobile connection – chargeable with debit card

Public areas:

Ground floor: Free

T mobile connection – chargeable with debit card

Humbleside Airport

AIRPORT LOUNGE HOTEL DISTANCE TO AIRPORT WIFI CONFERENCE ROOMS & PUBLIC AREAS WIFI IN ROOM
Humberside Airport Penauille Servisair• Executive Lounge

Free WiFi access

Humberside Holcombe Guest House 10 minutes (3 miles) Lounge room: FreePublic areas:

Free

Free

Leeds Bradford International Airport

AIRPORT LOUNGE HOTEL DISTANCE TO AIRPORT WIFI CONFERENCE ROOMS & PUBLIC AREAS WIFI IN ROOM
Leeds Bradford International Airport The Yorkshire Premier Lounge• Free Wi-Fi internet access Leeds Bradford Britannia 5 minutes (2 minute walk from airport) Conference rooms:Free

Public areas:

Free

Free

 

Travelodge Walking distance (0.25 miles) Spectrum Interactive Wi-Fi£5 for 1 hour

£10 for 24 hours

£20 for 1 week

£30 for 1 month

Spectrum Interactive Wi-Fi£5 for 1 hour

£10 for 24 hours

£20 for 1 week

£30 for 1 month

Ramada Parkway 5 miles Conference rooms:Free

Public areas:

Free

£5.99 for 1 hour£11.99 for 24 hours
Chevin Country Park Hotel 5 minutes Conference rooms:Free

Public areas:

Free

Free

Liverpool John Lennon Airport

AIRPORT LOUNGE HOTEL DISTANCE TO AIRPORT WIFI CONFERENCE ROOMS & PUBLIC AREAS WIFI IN ROOM
Liverpool John Lennon Airport Halewood International Executive Lounge(Servisair)

• Wi-Fi internet access

Hampton by Hilton Liverpool John Lennon Airport Walk to terminal Conference rooms:Free

Public areas:

Free

 

 

 

 

Free

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Express by Holiday Inn 3 minutes Initial Fee £5.00 Wi-Fi in room available. For rates, call 8448-757575
Liverpool Marriott Hotel 5 minutes Conference rooms:Free

Public areas:

Free

£5 for 24 hours
Crowne Plaza Liverpool Airport 10 minutes Initial Fee £15.00(PC, dial-up and wireless) Initial fee £15.00(PC, dial-up and wireless)

London City

AIRPORT LOUNGE HOTEL DISTANCE TO AIRPORT WIFI CONFERENCE ROOMS & PUBLIC AREAS WIFI IN ROOM
London City Airport No lounge but free WiFi in Terminals London City Airport Travelodge

 

Walking distance No conference room availablePublic areas:

£5 for 1 hour

£10 for 24 hours

£5 for 1 hour£10 for 24 hours
Hilton LondonCanary Wharf Hotel 15 minutes Conference rooms:Included in price of room

Public areas:

Free

No Wi-Fi, but internet connection available -£15 for 24 hours

London Gatwick Airport

AIRPORT LOUNGE HOTEL DISTANCE TO AIRPORT WIFI CONFERENCE ROOMS & PUBLIC AREAS WIFI IN ROOM
London Gatwick Airport No 1 Traveller South Terminal• Free Wi-Fi internet access

 

No 1 Traveller South Terminal

• Free Wi-Fi internet access

Servisair Executive Lounge

• Free Wi-Fi access

Sofitel On-site Conference rooms:£3 for 30 min

£9.50 for 2 hours

Public areas:

£3 for 30 min

£9.50 for 2 hours

 

£4 for 30 min£8 for 1 hour

£10 for 2 hour

£15 for 24 hours

 

Courtyard by Marriott On-site Conference rooms:included in price of room

Public areas: £4.99 for hour

£11.99 for 24 hours

£4.99 for 1 hour£11.99 for 24 hours
Hilton Hotel London Gatwick On-site (linked to South Terminal) Conference rooms:£6 for 1 hour

Public areas:

Free for guests

£3 for 15 min£5 for 30 minutes

£8.50 for 1 hour

Best Western Moathouse 5 minutes (1 mile away) Free Free
Holiday Inn 5 minutes Conference rooms:£10 for 2 hours

£16 for 24 hours, but negotiable

Public areas :

£10 for 2 hours

£16 for 24 hours

£10 for 2 hours£16 for 24 hours
Europa Gatwick Airport Hotel 5 minutes Conference rooms:No internet connection available

Public areas:

Free

No internet connection available
Russ Hill Hotel 4 miles No conference room availablePublic areas:

Free Wi-Fi

No internet connection available
Gatwick Lodge 5 minutes Conference rooms:Cost depends on size of conference

Public areas:

Free Wi-Fi in the bar area. Two computer terminals available in reception area (with free internet)

No internet connection available in rooms

London Heathrow Airport

AIRPORT LOUNGE HOTEL DISTANCE TO AIRPORT WIFI CONFERENCE ROOMS & PUBLIC AREAS WIFI IN ROOM
London Heathrow Airport Servisair Executive Lounge • Free Wi-Fi internet Access

Terminal 3:

Servisair Executive Lounge

• Free Wi-Fi internet access

No.1 Traveller lounge

• Free Wi-Fi

Sofitel On-site Conference rooms: £15 for 24 hours (based on conference of 20 people) £6 for 1 hour£16 for 24 hours
Heathrow Hilton Direct to terminal 4; Transfer to 1,2,3 & 5 Conference rooms:£10 for 24 hours Wi-Fi

£15 for 24 hours`- Broadband

Public areas:

Wi-Fi available in lobby

£10 for 24 hours

£15 for 24 hours
Heathrow Ariel (Holiday Inn) 5-10 minutes to terminals 1, 2 &3; 10 minutes to terminal 4 &5 Conference rooms:Initial fee – £15.00

Public areas:

Free

Initial fee £5.00
Holiday Inn M4 J4 5-10 minutes to terminals 1,2 &3; transfer to terminals 4 &5 Initial fee £6.00 Internet browsing TV
Premier Inn Transfer to terminals 1,2,3 & 5 Conference rooms: £5 for 1 hour

£10 for 24 hours

Public areas:

£5 for 1 hour

£10 for 24 hours

Card must be bought in order to access Wi-Fi

£5 for 1 hour£10 for 24 hours

Card must be bought in order to access Wi-Fi

Renaissance (Marriott) 5 minutes to terminals 1,2 & 3; transfers to terminals 4 &5 Conference rooms:Free if conference attendees do not sleep in hotel,

otherwise the cost is £15 for 24 hours

Public areas:

£2 for 30 minutes

£6 for 3 hours

£16 for 24 hours

Free for Gold or Platinum guestsOthers:

£2 for 30 minutes

£6 for 3 hours

£16 for 24 hours

Sheraton Heathrow 5 minutes to terminal 1,2 &3; transfer to terminals 4 &5 45 minutes free High Speed Internet Access at work station Wireless in all rooms. £15.00 per day

London Luton Airport

AIRPORT LOUNGE HOTEL DISTANCE TO AIRPORT WIFI CONFERENCE ROOMS & PUBLIC AREAS WIFI IN ROOM
London Luton Airport The Aviance Lounge or Executive Business Lounge• Internet access charged at £1.50 for 15 minutes.

Servisair Executive Lounge

• Free Wi-Fi access

Express by Holiday Inn 3 minutes Conference rooms:£9.94 for 24 hours per participant £9.94 for 24 hours
Days Hotel 5 minutes Public areas:£9.94 for 24 hours

Free in bar and lounge

Up to 20mb access free
Menzies Strathmore 5-10 minutes (2 miles from airport) Free Free
Hemel Express 10 minutes Free in lobby, initial fee in public areas – £1 Initial fee £4.95
Chiltern Hotel 15 minutes Conference rooms:Free

Public areas:

Free

Free
Ibis Hotel 15 minutes Conference rooms:£4 for one hour

£9 for 24 hours

Public areas:

£4 for one hour

£9 for 24 hours

£4 for one hour£9 for 24 hours
Ibis Stevenage Hotel 15 minutes No conference rooms availablePublic areas:

Free

Free

London Stansted Airport

AIRPORT LOUNGE HOTEL DISTANCE TO AIRPORT WIFI CONFERENCE ROOMS & PUBLIC AREAS WIFI IN ROOM
London Stansted Airport No 1 loungesGate 16

Gate 49

• Free Wi-Fi

Servisair Executive lounge

• Free Wi-Fi internet access

Radisson Blu 2 minutes Conference rooms:Free

Public areas:

Free

Free
Express by Holiday Inn 5 minutes Conference rooms:Free

Public areas:

WiFi available in reception and lobby area

Internet in hotel rooms:£6 for hour

£12.20 for 24 hours

Hilton London Stansted 6 minutes Conference rooms:WiFi available

£10 for 24 hours (per participant)

Public areas:

BT open zone:

£10 for 24 hours

Inbound cable internet:£15 for 24 hours
Park Inn 20 minutes Conference rooms:WiFi: £14 for 24 hours (per participant) Possible discount depending on number of participants

Public areas:

WiFi: £14 for 24 hours

Wi-Fi£14 for 24 hours

Manchester Airport

AIRPORT LOUNGE HOTEL DISTANCE TO AIRPORT WIFI CONFERENCE ROOMS & PUBLIC AREAS WIFI IN ROOM
Manchester Airport Terminal 1:Escape lounge

Free WiFi

Terminal 1

Divided in 2 services-Free WiFi

Servisair lounge

• Free Wi-Fi

Terminal 2:

Escape lounge

• Free Wi-Fi

Servisair lounge

• Free Wi-Fi

Bewley’s

 

 

On-site (3 minutes from terminals 1 & 3) Conference rooms:Free WiFi

Public areas:

Free WiFi

 

Free WiFi

 

£16 for 24 hours

 

 

 

 

 

Crowne Plaza On-site (2 minutes) Conference rooms:£16 for 24 hours (per participant)

Public areas:

£5 for hour

£16 for 24 hours

£5 for 1 hour
Radisson SAS On-site Conference rooms:Free WiFi

Public areas:

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi
Premier Inn 5 minutes Conference rooms:Wireless chargeable on the Credit Card of each participant

£2 for 30 min

£10 for 24 hours

Public areas:

Wireless chargeable on the Credit Card of each guest

£2 for 30 min

£10 for 24 hours

Wireless chargeable on the Credit Card of each guest£2 for 30 min

£10 for 24 hours

Cresta Court 5 minutes Conference rooms:Free Wi-Fi

Public area:

Free Wi-Fi

Free
Etrop Grange 3 minutes Conference rooms:Free

Public areas:

Free

Free
Hilton Manchester Airport Hotel On-site (2 minutes) Conference rooms:£15 for connection (per participant)-Pass needed.

Public areas:

£10 per 24 hours

Internet access (wired)£6 for hour

£10 for 24 hours

Marriott 5 minutes Conference rooms: Average cost – £15 for connection. Dependent on number of participantsPublic areas:

£7 for 25 min

Card must be purchased.

Free in Gold & Platinum roomsOthers: £15 for 24 hours
Mercure Quality Altrincham 10 minutes Conference rooms:Free WiFi

Public areas:

Free Wi-Fi

Free WiFi
Britannia Airport Hotel 10 minutes Conference rooms:Free WiFi

Public areas:

Free WiFi

No internet access
Britannia County Hotel 10 minutes Conference rooms: Free Wi-FiPublic areas: Reception & bar-Free WiFi No internet access

Newcastle Airport

AIRPORT LOUNGE HOTEL DISTANCE TO AIRPORT WIFI CONFERENCE ROOMS & PUBLIC AREAS WIFI IN ROOM
Newcastle Airport Cheviot lounge (Servisair)Free Wi-Fi

Executive lounge

• Complementary broadband internet and email access

No Lounges

Britannia 3 minute walk Conference rooms: Free WiFiPublic areas:

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi
Novotel 5 minutes Conference rooms:Average price £9.99 for 24 hours

(depending on the number of participants)

Public areas: £9.99 for 24 hours

£9.99 for 24 hours
Express by Holiday Inn Newcastle City Centre 5 minutes (6 miles from airport) Conference rooms: Free WiFi

Public areas:

Free WiFi

£9.99 for 24 hours

Norwich International Airport

AIRPORT LOUNGE HOTEL DISTANCE TO AIRPORT WIFI CONFERENCE ROOMS & PUBLIC AREAS WIFI IN ROOM
Norwich International Airport Holiday Inn Express Norwich 10 minutes Conference rooms:Free access available for one computer.

More than one:

£9.99 for 24 hours

Public areas:

£9.99 for 24 hours

£3.99 for 1 hour

Wired internet access (cable)£9.99 for 24 hours

Robin Hood Airport Doncaster Sheffield

AIRPORT LOUNGE HOTEL DISTANCE TO AIRPORT WIFI CONFERENCE ROOMS & PUBLIC AREAS WIFI IN ROOM
Robin Hood Airport Doncaster Sheffield Doncaster Angel Inn & Lodge 3 miles No conference room availablePublic areas:

Free Wi-Fi

No internet connection available
Crown Hotel 10 minutes Conference rooms:Free WiFi

Public areas:

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi
Danum Hotel 15 minutes Conference rooms:Free Wi-Fi

Public areas:

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi


Southampton Airport

AIRPORT LOUNGE HOTEL DISTANCE TO AIRPORT WIFI CONFERENCE ROOMS & PUBLIC AREAS WIFI IN ROOM
Southampton Airport No public airport lounges available at SA airport Southampton Holiday Inn 6 miles Conference rooms: £30 for 5 participantsPublic areas:

£5 for 1 hour

£16 for 24 hours

£5 for 1 hour£16 for 24 hours


 

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