Jan. 01, 1960 - New skyway Hotel - ready for opening. A press view was held today of Skyway Hotel, London Airport - to be opened tomorrow. It has 160 bedrooms on four floors - each bedroom having separate bathroom. Decoration is in matt white - turquoise blue or gold. Every bedroom has Tv set. Kitchen is constructed on American lines. It cost £3/4 million to build - owned by Seaway Hotels of Toronto, Canada.. The Hotel is to eliminate air travelers going up to London - when here for short periods - aircraft hold-up etc.. Photo shows:- Mrs

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Jan. 01, 1960 - New skyway Hotel - ready for opening. A press view was held today of Skyway Hotel, London Airport - to be opened tomorrow. It has 160 bedrooms on four floors - each bedroom having separate bathroom. Decoration is in matt white - turquoise blue or gold. Every bedroom has Tv set. Kitchen is constructed on American lines. It cost £3/4 million to build - owned by Seaway Hotels of Toronto, Canada.. The Hotel is to eliminate air travelers going up to London - when here for short periods - aircraft hold-up etc.. Photo shows:- Mrs. Mary Oronstein - wife of the Managing Director seated in the reception lounge.. Mrs. Oronstein was herself responsible for the whole of the decor of the new Hotel. (Credit Image: Keystone Pictures USA/ZUMAPRESS)