Hotel in Detail:The Travelodge London Central Tower Bridge is a modern style Travelodge that first opened in 2008. All bedrooms are en–suite with a shower and WC (with shampoo and body wash supplied). The guest rooms all come with a king size bed with duvet, desk, TV and tea making facilities.
Onsite is a bar and cafe combo. The cafe /restaurant serves a range of classic dishes such as fish and chips, pie and mash, burgers and Chicago Town pizza. There is a spate menu option for children. Breakfast is an eat as much as you like deal for a fixed price. Here the options include bacon, sausages, scrambled eggs and tomato, cereals, yogurts, fruit, croissants, toast, tea, coffee and juices. If that doesn't suit there is always the breakfast box 2 go option with a selection of breakfast favourites including yoghurt or cereal and milk, cereal bars, muffins and breakfast juice. Simply choose your favourite on collection.
Additionally snacks can be purchased via the vending machines and reception 24/7.
The hotel has an onsite cash machine/ATM.
There is no parking onsite but a public pay car park is nearby at Minories Car Park, 1 Shorter Street, E1 8LP.
Hairdryers and cots available from reception. Air–conditioning only available in accessible rooms. The Travelodge Tower Bridge is fully non–smoking.
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: DLR Station: Tower Gateway 0 miles (0 km), Tube Station: Tower Hill 299 yards (273 metres), Railway Station: London Fenchurch Street 0.2 miles (0.3 km), Motorway: M11 Junction 4 7.6 miles (12.2 km).
As the name suggests, the Travelodge London Central Tower Bridge sits on the edge of the City of London 528 yards (482 metres) from Tower Bridge. Even closer is the Tower of London at 250 yards, (228 metres) a surviving medieval castle with a long and bloody history. Around 0.4 miles (0.6 km) from the heart of the City of London around Bishopsgate and by Whitechapel and Aldgate. Anyone in this part of London should not miss a visit to the yacht haven at St Katherine Docks (0.3 miles, 0.4 km), a scenic part of London alongside the River Thames with bars, shops and restaurants. The location is to the east of central London, the tourist areas and the West End (W1) which is 2.5 miles (4.0 km) from the Travelodge. You have multiple transport options from here, tube, DLR station is adjacent to the hotel (Docklands light railway) and even the River Bus service along the Thames. Convenient for combining with visits to the O2 arena at Greenwich. There are several options for shops, bars and restaurants in the nearby area including a Weatherspoons pub and restaurant two minutes walk from the Travelodge. Places of interest nearby include Royal Armouries and Fusiliers Museum 440 yards, (402 metres) Petticoat Lane Market 528 yards (482 metres), Whitechapel Art gallery 528 yards (482 metres), Monument 0.5 miles (0.8 km) (0.8 km), HMS Belfast 0.5 miles (0.8 km) (0.8 km), Bank of England 0.5 miles (0.8 km) (0.8 km), Design Museum 0.5 miles (0.8 km) (0.8 km) and the Shard 0.6 miles (1.0 km).
Check-in: 12.00 (noon)
Check-out: 15.00 (3 pm)
This hotel has averaged a score of 4 out of 5 by 2673 past guests
>>>Tripadvisor (ranked 497 of 1140 for Hotels in London and rated 4 out of 5 from 2673 reviews)
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. Travelodge Hotels across the chain average 76% so this hotel is one of the better rated Travelodge hotels.
Milesfaster ranking: 500th from 865 London hotels, 3rd of 43 Travelodge Hotels, and 132nd of 321 three star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A similar hotel nearby (2.5 miles, 4.0 km) would be the 3 star Premier Inn Kings Cross, where rates start from £63 and which has a 90% guest satisfaction rating.Looking for lower base rates? Then another option might be the Holiday Villa Hotel. 4.7 miles away (7.6 km), has scored 69% from former guests and whose lowest rates start at about £38.
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 Amba Charing Cross seems like a possible option being 2.2 miles (3.6 km) from the Travelodge Central Tower Bridge. The Amba Charing Cross has an extremely high guest rating of 97%, one of the best rated London hotels.
Local hotels analysed:The fifty closest hotels from here ( 1 Goodmans Yard, E1 postcode) that we have data for cover a 1.1 miles (1.7 km) radius. The numbers by star rating are 15 five star hotels (average rating 91%), 20 four star hotels (average rating 86%), 13 three star hotels (average rating 84%) and 2 two star hotels (average rating 75%). Top 3 star hotels are Premier Inn London City Tower Hill, Motel One Tower Hill, Premier Inn London City (Aldgate), Premier Inn London Bank (Tower) , Premier Inn Tower Bridge and the Premier Inn Southwark Borough Market (all six with a rating of 90%). Coming out as the top rated hotel is Cheval Three Quays Tower of London (5 star) at 99%.
Base Rates: See how the area stacks up for low rates using base rates. We use published base rates but note these do not reflect special offers or short term discounts so remain a rough guide. Looking at all hotels in the area the average base rate is £132 per night. They range from a low of £49 at Travelodge Central Bank (2 Star, 70%) up to £450 at Four Seasons Hotel Trinity Square (5 Star, 98%). Rates break down to the following for each star rating: Five Star average: £203, Four Star average: £120, Three Star average: £81 and Two Star average: £49.
In terms of value for money for the local area we rank Qbic Hotel London City top.
More hotels from this chainIf you would like to stick with the Travelodge chain your nearest options are:
Travelodge Aldgate East: is 274 yards (250 metres) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 60% and rates start from about £59.
Travelodge Liverpool Street: is 0.4 miles (0.6 km) from here, earns a customer rating of 80% and base rates begin at about £63.
Travelodge Central Bank: 0.7 miles (1.1 km), rated at 70% and with rates from around £49.
Travelodge Central City Road: 0.9 miles (1.5 km), rated at 80% and with rates from around £63.