Hotel Vicinity:Nearest DLR Station: East India 0.2 miles (0.3 km), Train Station: Canning Town 0.5 miles (0.8 km), Motorway Junction: M11 junction 4: 7.3 miles (11.7 km). 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 73% by past guests. The London average is 78% and the average for 3 star hotels is 76%. Therefore this hotel is below average for its sector (star rating) . Travelodge Hotels across the chain average 74% so this hotel is slightly below the guest rating for most Travelodge hotels.
Milesfaster ranking: 609th from 802 London hotels, 25th of 36 Travelodge Hotels, and 210th of 315 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 Four Seasons Hotel Canary Wharf seems like a possible option being 1.2 miles (1.9 km) from the Travelodge Docklands. A highly rated hotel with a guest score of 90%.
Local hotels analysed:The closest fifty hotel around this area (Coriander Avenue, E14 postcode) that are listed on this website cover a 2.8 miles (4.5 km) radius. The numbers for each star rating are 2 five star hotels (average rating 89%), 21 four star hotels (average rating 83%), 16 three star hotels (average rating 79%), 8 two star hotels (average rating 71%) and 3 one star hotels (average rating 57%). The highest rating goes to the Staybridge Suites London Stratford City (4 star) at 92%.
Base Rates: We look at what the average base rates are for the area and by star rating. These rates do not take account of offers and short term deals so are just a guide. If we look at the average for all hotel in the area (nearest 50) we get an average base rate of £72 per night. The lowest rates are at £30 at Silkhouse Hotel (2 Star, 59%) and highest base rates of £250 at Fox Apartments (4 Star, 80%). Averages for each sector of star rating: Five Star average: £114, Four Star average: £92, Three Star average: £61, Two Star average: £45 and One Star average: £39.
We rank hotel based on our own proprietary algorithm based mainly on guest ratings but adjusted for influencing factors. We rank Travelodge Docklands 40th (joint) of the 50 local hotels and 14th (joint) for the 16 three star hotels in the area. Compared to the nearest alternative hotel this hotel is 40th of 50 (15th of 16 three star hotels.) for base rates. Looking at the hotel rates plus its user rating we rank it 49th of 50 for sheer bang for buck (Ibis Docklands Excel was top).
Travelodge Stratford Hotel: is 1.7 miles (2.7 km) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 80% and rates start from about £49.
Travelodge City Airport: is 2.1 miles (3.4 km) from here, earns a customer rating of 73% and base rates begin at about £81.
Travelodge Aldgate East: 2.9 miles (4.7 km), rated at 69% and with rates from around £59.
Travelodge Liverpool Street: 3.2 miles (5.2 km), rated at 74% and with rates from around £63. Check-in: 15.00 (3pm)
Check-out: 12.00 noon