Family and Children Facilities at Heathrow Airport
Management at Heathrow airport is providing quality services for Children and families.
Are you travelling by air through Heathrow airport and you have company of children, we have collected some facilities for children at Heathrow airport.
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Heathrow airport has won the best services and Quality award named Mumsnet silver award for the year 2015, 2016 for providing best services to its family and children guests.
Children facilities and Services offered at Heathrow ensures comfort travel and stay while waiting for flight in boarding area. Special comfort options are provided in security clearance for children and families. Restaurants provide low price or even fee meals for children and cool play areas are built for relaxing children.
Children fun places before Flight Play Areas
Before flight play areas and free stay areas are built in almost all terminal of Heathrow airport, terminal 2, 3, 4 and 5. These places offer children and families fun time with slides and other cool attraction to keep young ones with pleasant atmosphere at airport.
There is a stay and play corner, only children 9 years of age are allowed to enter. Opening times start form 6 in the morning till 9 in the evening. Children are only allowed to play in these play areas only if they are accompanied by their parent or adult elders.
Location of Stay and Play areas at Heathrow Terminals
Play area at Terminal 2 is located beside the gate 16 in departure lounge.
Terminal 4 play area is located on the passage between gates 1 to 6 in departure lounge after security clearance area.
The Stay and Play area for children at terminal 5 is located near to the Gate A7 in departure lounges of terminal 5.
Terminal 3 family lounge
For terminal 3 play area located in departure lounge alongside the Ted Baker store. Heathrow T3 play area is the largest among all terminals play areas, it is actually called as family lounge. The family lounge at terminal 3 airport has different play areas for different age groups of children. There is also a comfortable place for nursing mother. Opening hours of terminal’s 3 family lounge are form 9 to 21pm.
Only children with adults are allowed to enter in the family lounge.
Free eating Options for Children at Heathrow
Elegant restaurants at Heathrow airport offer mostly children eat free meal deals and also some provide absolutely free food for children.
Facility of Baby changing rooms
There are built baby changing rooms at all Heathrow terminals mostly near wash room areas.
Baby milk and food pre booking before light
Heathrow offers a facility providing baby milk and food on the airport before the flight. All you need to do is pre order for milk and food for your baby and you will be provided your order on your flight at Heathrow airport.
Get more comfort for your family by purchasing car parking in advance
While traveling with family it is more useful and time saving, if you use your own car. Always keep in mind to purchase car parking in advance of your flight day and time.
If we make the comparison of expenses for family transfer by car to Heathrow and with public transport, Expenses of own car with parking fee at airport is lesser than of the public. So it is better to purchase a long stay Heathrow parking at Heathrow airport at a cheap price and more benefits.
There are also options of short stay parking or meet & greet and Valet parking. Heathrow car parking provided by parking4airport is family friendly, most secure and convenient.