Sofitel London Heathrow, the airport’s only premium hotel directly connected to Terminal 5, has added Park, Rest & Fly VIP to the portfolio of packages on offer. The package includes Lounge Pass – pre-bookable one time access to lounges globally for both the outward and homeward ends of the journey.

The Lounge Pass programme, part of the Collinson Group portfolio of services, incorporates over 300 airport VIP lounges worldwide, in 70 countries at over 190 airports, including 26 in the UK.

Sofitel London Heathrow’s Park, Rest & Fly VIP package includes airside lounge access at any of the terminal-based lounges at Heathrow available on the Lounge Pass website, in addition to one night’s accommodation for up to two people in a classic room, parking for up to 15 days for one car and free use of the hotel’s fully equipped gym.

James Berry, General Manager of the hotel, commented: “Our Park, Rest & Fly package is already very popular with guests and we’re delighted we’ve been able to add this VIP version of the package to our portfolio.

“We are constantly looking at ways to develop our offer in order to ensure we deliver a seamless stay for our customers. It’s these value-added touches that make all the difference to the overall travel experience of our guests, underlining our position as the leading premium Park, Rest & Fly product.”

Sofitel London Heathrow is directly connected to London Heathrow’s Terminal 5 by a covered walkway and just 5 minutes’ drive from both the M25 and the M4. The hotel features 605 spacious guest rooms including 27 suites and extensive conference and events space – including a purpose built auditorium – accommodating up to 1,300 delegates in its largest function room.

The hotel has three restaurants; 3 AA rosette winning La Belle Époque, which sits alongside the Champagne Bar, Vivre, boasting one rosette which offers a hot wok, deli, grill and pizzas and the Tea 5 Salon serving traditional afternoon tea seven days a week. Guests can also enjoy Sphere Bar & Lounge and a 24-hour gym and luxurious day Spa featuring five treatment rooms, steam, sauna and high tech Vitality pool.

With the hotel’s direct link to London on the Heathrow Express taking just 21 minutes to London’s Paddington Station, guests can connect to the capital efficiently. Furthermore, the hotel has excellent road links; with a prime location just 5 minutes’ drive from both the M25 and the M4 corridor, guests can easily connect with much of the UK.

Additional services at the hotel include 24-hour concierge, 24-hour room service, dry-cleaning and same day laundry.

The Sofitel Heathrow is managed and operated by The Arora Group under a franchise agreement with Accor Hotels.