Hotel in Detail:The hotel actually sits opposite the Ibis Barking. Within the Premier Inn Barking you'll find each room has private bathroom facilities. They are equipped with television with digital channels, hairdryer, telephone/modem point, tea/coffee facilities, WiFi internet access (free), electric fan heater control and work desk. Family bedrooms are suitable for 2 adults and 2 children. Some bedrooms are available on the ground floor.
Accessible bedrooms available.
Onsite restaurant serves an all you can eat breakfast buffet (cooked and continental options) and evening meals. There is also a hotel bar.
The front desk remains open 24 hours. Hotel provides ironing facilities. There is a lift/elevator within the Premier Inn.
Please note that you cannot smoke in any area of the hotel or bedrooms.
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube & Railway Station: Barking 0.6 miles (1 km), DLR Station: Beckton 1.4 miles (2.3 km), Motorway: M11 Junction 4 4.4 miles (7.1 km).
Within 15 minutes walk of Barking station which is both a tube (District and Hammersmith and City lines) and mainline railway station. The Premier Inn Barking is almost adjacent to the orbital road around central London called the North Circular Road A406. On the south side of London its called the South Perimeter road. The North Circular is also provides a straight link to the M11 which is 4 miles north of the hotel and in turn links directly with the M25, the London orbital motorway. Nearby Tesco supermarket (serves breakfast). The location is on the far east of London and actually classed as within the county of Essex. The 60 acre retail park called Galleons Reach is 1.7 miles to the south. Convenient for Excel exhibition centre which is 2.5 miles to the south west (about 5 minutes drive). Other places of interest include West Ham Football Club (1.5 miles)(20 minutes walk) and The Broadway Theatre (0.2 miles)(5 minutes walk). 1mile from East Ham Nature Reserve.
Bedroom Numbers: 88
Check-in: 14.00 till midnight
This hotel has averaged a score of 4 out of 5 by 682 past guests
>>>Booking.com (average customer rating 4.1 out of 5 from 42 reviews)
>>>Tripadvisor (ranked 1 of 6 for hotels in Barking and rated 4 out of 5 from 640 reviews)
Parking:Public parking is possible on site (reservation is not possible) and charges are applicable.
Internet:WiFi is available in the hotel rooms and is free of charge.
Pets:Pets are not allowed.
More hotels from this chainIf you would like to stick with the Premier Inn chain your nearest options are:
Premier Inn Beckton: is 1.4 miles (2.3 km) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 80% and rates start from about £69.
Premier Inn Docklands Excel: is 2.3 miles (3.7 km) from here, earns a customer rating of 90% and base rates begin at about £69.
Premier Inn Ilford: 3.2 miles (5.1 km), rated at 80% and with rates from around £83.
Premier Inn Stratford: 3.3 miles (5.3 km), rated at 90% and with rates from around £112.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 80% by past guests. The London average is 79% and the average for 3 star hotels is 66%. Therefore this hotel is well above average for its sector (star rating) and for London as a whole. Premier Inn Hotels across the chain average 85% so this hotel is slightly below the guest rating for most Premier Inn hotels.
Below average for a Premier Inn hotel but still a hotel to consider. The hotel remains better rated than most London hotels and additionally ranks above the average guest rating for 3 star hotels.
Milesfaster ranking: 581st from 865 London hotels, 44th of 65 Premier Inn Hotels, and 179th of 321 three star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: Also close by and a similar hotel (2.3 miles, 3.7 km) would be the 3 star Premier Inn Docklands Excel, whose lowest rates start at about £59 and which has a 90% guest satisfaction rating.
Local hotels analysed:The 50 nearest hotels around this area (Highbridge Road, IG11 postcode) which we have have on our website extend out to a 5.0 miles (8.1 km) radius. The numbers by star rating are 3 five star hotels (average rating 91%), 16 four star hotels (average rating 84%), 19 three star hotels (average rating 81%), 9 two star hotels (average rating 71%) and 3 one star hotels (average rating 64%). Top 3 star hotels are Premier Inn Docklands Excel and the Premier Inn Stratford (both 90%). Coming out as the top rated hotel is Intercontinental London O2 Arena (5 star) at 92%.
Base Rates: We compare area starting room rates by using base rates. Bear in mind we use the published base rates which do not reflect short term offers and deals. They do however give a decent relative comparison. Looking at all hotels in the area the average base rate is £76 per night. They range from a low of £34 at Ibis Hotel Barking (2 Star, 77%) up to £204 at Canary Riverside Plaza Hotel (5 Star, 90%). Rates break down to the following for each star rating: Five Star average: £151, Four Star average: £93, Three Star average: £67, Two Star average: £50 and One Star average: £41.
Using our in-house algorithm we rank hotels based on guest ratings and weighted for related factors. We have a ranking for Premier Inn Barking 27th (joint) of 50 and 9th (joint) for the 19 three star hotels in the area. Our base rate rank for the hotel is 14th of 50 (5th of 19 three star hotels.). We use the base rate ranking and review ranking for the hotel to get an overall ranking of 5th of 39 for sheer value for money (MOXY London Excel was top).