Hotel Overview:The Travelodge London Docklands is located on the A13 at East India Dock Rd, Docklands, some 5 and a half miles east from the most central areas. Just to the north east of the main Docklands/Canary Wharf area (0.9 miles) and almost in-between that area and the Excel exhibition centre (1.4 miles). The DLR (Docklands Light Railway) East India Dock Station on the docklands light railway is a short walk away. The Docklands is the rival to the the City of London (Square Mile) as the financial heartland of London. Once a run down docks and warehouses now transformed into an exclusive area for work and residence with an ever growing number of amenities including shops, bars and entertainment venues. Excel is the major exhibition centre for east London with an ever changing number of shows/events throughout the year. Convenient for the Blackwall tunnel which gives road access to south London and also for London City Airport. less than a mile from the hotel, just the other side of the Blackwall tunnel is the O2 Arena (was the Millennium Dome) where throughout the year major sports and entertainment events take place. Restaurants are in the local vicinity including a McDonalds less than half a mile.
Nearby places on interest include Billingsgate Market (the UK's largest fish market)(0.6 miles), London gas Museum (0.7 miles), Museum of Docklands (0.9 miles), Ragged School Museum (offering a taste of Victorian life)(1.5 miles), Cutty Sark (2 miles).
Hotel in Detail:The Travelodge Docklands hotel has an on site Bar/Cafe (alcohol available) with cash point facilities, Licensed bar and a Bar cafe onsite. There are bedrooms available on the ground level. Fresh towels, sheets and ironing facilities can be requested from the 24 hour reception.
Please note there are no luggage storage facilities. Smoking is not permitted. There is a WiFi service.
Breakfast in the restaurant is all-you-can-eat for set price with the option of a takeaway breakfast bag or taking breakfast in your room.
Travelodge Docklands provides the standard facilities found in all Travelodges. Standard facilities include King-sized bed and duvet (in most Travelodge's), En-suite bathroom, Remote-control colour TV, Tea and coffee-making facilities, Direct dial phone, Internet access and In room films. Onsite standard facilities include a 24 hour reception, breakfast served (charge) and a drink/snack vending machine.
Parking: Available onsite (charge).
Wireless Internet: 30 minutes internet access is complimentary (no charge), 24 hours is £3, 1 week is £12, 2 weeks is £20, 1 month is £35
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 74% by past guests. The London average is 77% and the average for 3 star hotels is 74%. Therefore this hotel is equal to the average for its sector (star rating). Travelodge Hotels across the chain average 70% so this hotel is one of the better rated Travelodge hotels.
Milesfaster ranking: 548th from 791 London hotels, 18th of 38 Travelodge Hotels, and 180th of 313 three star rated hotels.
Would you prefer to go with something that has scored higher in guest satisfaction ratings? If that is what your after then the 4 Star Apex London Wall Hotel seems like a possible option, and some 3.7 miles (6.0 km) from this hotel. The Apex London Wall Hotel has an extremely high guest rating of 94%, one of the best rated London hotels.
Travelodge Stratford Hotel: is 1.7 miles (2.8 km) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 80% and rates start from about £78.
Travelodge City Airport: is 2.1 miles (3.4 km) from here, earns a customer rating of 76% and base rates begin at about £40.
Travelodge Aldgate East: 2.9 miles (4.7 km), rated at 60%.
Travelodge Liverpool Street: 3.2 miles (5.2 km), rated at 76%. Check-in: 15.00 (3pm)
Check-out: 12.00 noon