The nearest airport is London Gatwick (LGW) – this is a 30 minute taxi ride or train to Purley Station.  The second nearest airport is London Heathrow (LHR) – 1 hour taxi ride to the school or you can get a train from Heathrow to Victoria and then a train to Purley station.

Local hotels in the Purley area are as follows:

Hilton Hotel – 10 mins taxi or 30 mins on foot to school

http://www3.hilton.com/en/hotels/united-kingdom/hilton-croydon-hotel-CROHNHN/index.html?WT.srch=1

Hallmark Hotel – 10 mins taxi or 30 mins on foot to school

http://www.hallmarkhotels.co.uk/our_hotels/croydon/

Jury’s Inn Hotel – 15 mins taxi or 10 mins train + 5 mins on foot to school

http://croydonhotels.jurysinns.com/?gclid=CKWB3M-4v7QCFe7MtAodpy4Agg

Alternative budget family run Bed and Breakfast

Purley Cross Guest House – 10 mins on foot to school

http://www.purleycrossguesthouse.co.uk/

If you want to stay in London, we suggest you visit tripadvisor website http://www.tripadvisor.co.uk/Hotels-g186338-London_England-Hotels.html

for information on all the hotels in London.  The journey time from London Victoria to Purley is approxinmately 30 minutes with a 5 minute walk to the school from the train station.