Hotel in Detail:The Apex City of London Hotel is Large and modern and housed in a glass-clad styled building.
Bedrooms are contemporary and decorated with specially Commissioned artwork with bold colour schemes and wooden bedsteads. Inside each room is a writing desk, coffee Tables, air-conditioning, satellite wide-screen Television, free wireless internet connection, trouser press, fridge, safe, iron and ironing board, tea and coffee making facilities, CD/DVD Player (by request with free library). Room are en-suite with a walk-in power shower, hairdryer, exclusive toiletries and all rooms have a pillow menu.
City Rooms are the standard rooms.
Superior room are more spacious and have a King size bed. Some have a sofa.
Deluxe Rooms all have a sofa and come with extras such as bathrobe and slippers, Bose Surround Sound System, DVD player and free library and upgraded toiletries.
Suites have everything you'll find in the deluxe rooms plus a separate living area.
Room service is 24 hours. Floors served by lift.
Dining Options:The Lampery Restaurant and Cocktail Bar: Vibrant setting celebrating the Best of British seasonal produce inspired by a passion for authentic British cuisine. The Lampery is a welcoming, relaxed and sociable restaurant and bar. The style and menu options celebrate the nostalgic values of British cuisine, championing British produce and locally sourced ingredients.
The Apex Hotel has a selection of sophisticated private dining rooms that feature with near floor to ceiling windows.
Onsite the hotel has its own A Gym, Sauna And Steam Room.
Treatments by PURE Spa & Beauty: Features five treatment rooms, an infra-red sauna, a nail and brow bar as well as a relaxation lounge.
Other features include a 24 Hour Front desk. The hotel offers complimentary WiFi internet access. There is a concierge service. Luggage storage facilities.
For the business traveller the hotel has5 meeting rooms with a capacity for up to 70 delegates theatre-style. The rooms are fully air conditioned with TV, video, overhead projector, flipchart and fax/phone facilities.
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube Station: Monument 246 yards (224 metres), Railway Station: London Fenchurch Street 0.2 miles (0.3 km), DLR Station: Tower Gateway 0.4 miles (0.7 km), Motorway: M1 Junction 1 7.6 miles (12.2 km). Within a half mile circle of the hotel (0.8 km) are no less than 3 mainline (overground) and 5 tube (underground) stations. The Apex City of London Hotel is located in the City of London (Square mile , financial district) just on the South Eastern edge and close to Tower Bridge (can be viewed from the hotel). City Airport is less than 6 miles (9.7 km) away and the Barbican centre with (0.8 miles, 1.3 km). Other nearby attractions include Tower of London (0.2 miles, 0.3 km), Monument (0.3 miles, 0.5 km), HMS Belfast (0.4 miles, 0.6 km), London Dungeon (0.5 miles, 0.8 km), Southwark Cathedral (0.6 miles (9.7 km)), Design Museum (0.6 miles (9.7 km)) and St Paul's Cathedral (0.9 miles, 1.4 km).
Bedroom Numbers: 179
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm)
Check-out: 12.00 noon
Parking:There is no parking onsite.
Internet:Complimentary wireless internet access throughout.
More hotels from this chainIf your first option for an alternative is again the Apex chain take a look at these closest alternatives:
Apex London Wall Hotel: is 0.5 miles (0.8 km) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 90% and rates start from about £152.
Apex Temple Court: is 1.1 miles (1.8 km) from here, earns a customer rating of 91% and base rates begin at about £143.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 91% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 4 star hotels is 82%. Therefore this hotel is above average for its sector (star rating) and for London as a whole.
Apex Hotels have an average guest rating of 91%. The Apex City Of London Hotel with its rating of 91% is therefore not just well above average for this chain but is our highest rated Apex hotel.
Milesfaster ranking: 41st from 866 London hotels, 1st of 3 Apex Hotels, and 11th of 329 four star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A similar hotel nearby (0.2 miles, 0.4 km) would be the 4 star Best Western Shaftesbury Paddington Court, where rates start from £96 and which has an 82% guest satisfaction rating. The Best Western Shaftesbury Paddington Court also offers: free WiFi.If you are looking for something a bit cheaper then take a look at the New Linden Hotel. 0.8 miles from here (1.3 km), has been rated at 75% by past guests and has rates from around £58 (theres free WiFi too).
Looking for something near by with a solid past guest score? In that case the 5 Star The Arch Hotel seems like it might fit the bill, it's only 0.7 miles (1.1 km) from here. The Arch Hotel has an extremely high guest rating of 98%, one of the best rated London hotels.
Local hotels analysed:The 50 nearest hotels around this area (No 1 Seething Lane, EC3 postcode) which we have have on our website extend out to a 0.9 miles (1.4 km) radius. The breakdown by star rating is 15 five star hotels (average rating 90%), 19 four star hotels (average rating 86%), 15 three star hotels (average rating 84%) and 1 two star hotel (rated 70%). Top 4 star hotel is citizenM Tower of London at 92%. Of the 50 local hotels top rated is Cheval Three Quays Tower of London (5 star) at 99%.
Base Rates: We use base rates as a guide to the hotels starting rates. They do not include special offers and deals though so are just a rough guide. Taking all the hotels in the area together the average starting rate is £130 per night. Rates range from £49 at Travelodge Central Bank (2 Star, 70%) with top rates of £450 at Four Seasons Hotel Trinity Square (5 Star, 98%). Rates broken down by star rating: Five Star average: £196, Four Star average: £115, Three Star average: £89 and Two Star average: £49.
We rank hotels based on their guest rating but balanced for their influencing factors. We rank Apex City Of London Hotel 6th (joint) of 50 and 2nd (joint) for the 19 four star hotels in the area. For lowest base rates in the area this hotel ranks 28th of 50 (11th of 19 four star hotels.). Our ranking for this hotel based on both its rates and its user rating is 14th of 44 for pure value for money (Batty Langley's was top).
Gold for Large Hotel of the year 2008
Bronze for sustainable tourism 2007
Gold for sustainable tourism 2006