Distance From The Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park: 2.1 miles (3.4 km)
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: DLR Station: Westferry 0 miles (0.1 km), Tube Station: Canary Wharf 0.5 miles (0.8 km), Railway Station: Limehouse 0.6 miles (1 km), Motorway: M11 Junction 4 6.5 miles (10.5 km). The Holiday Inn Docklands West India Dock Road is located adjacent to Westferry DLR station. This allows quick access into the City of London and additionally has connections with both the tube network and mainline railway service (overground). Just 3 stops from Bank and 2 stops from Canary Wharf. West India Dock Road is part of the A1261, a busy main road and dual carriageway. The hotel stands on the north west corner of the area that has become known as 'The Docklands' but before its rejuvenation as a premier residential and business district is was more widely known as the Isle of Dogs. The area boasts over 14 million square feet of office and retail space. Less than half a mile from the heart of the Docklands, Canada Square and Canary Wharf Tower. just 200 yards from the A13 Commercial Road/East India Dock Road which leads into Whitechapel and the City of London although the A1203 Limehouse Link is even closer and is quicker for the City of London central areas or for Tower Bridge and the Embankment. Close to major venues such as the O2 Arena (1.4 miles), the Olympic Stadium (2.1 miles) and the ExCel Exhibition Centre (2.5 miles).
Nearby places of interest include the Museum of the Docklands (0.2 miles) and Billingsgate Market (0.6 miles).
Hotel in Detail:IHG's flagship Docklands Hotel, The Holiday Inn West India Dock Road is due to open in 2012.
On completion the hotel have a Café bar and reception on the ground floor. The first floor will feature a 100 seat capacity along a fully fitted gymnasium. Meeting rooms and a 300 sq metres conference facility will occupy the second floor. The third to fourteenth floors will be for most of the hotel bedrooms.
Standard bedrooms will have a wet bar, work station, multimedia facilities and a luxury bathroom.
The Holiday Inn Docklands West India Dock Road hotel is a £32 million pound project and will have over 11,600 sq mtrs of build area.
Bedroom Numbers: 252 (56 executive) / 17 floors
More hotels from this chainIf you would like to stick with the Holiday Inn chain your nearest options are:
Holiday Inn Whitechapel: is 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 86% and rates start from about £85.
Holiday Inn Stratford City: is 2.4 miles (3.9 km) from here, earns a customer rating of 89% and base rates begin at about £85.
Holiday Inn Bloomsbury: 4.4 miles (7.0 km), rated at 80% and with rates from around £114.
Holiday Inn Mayfair Hotel: 5.1 miles (8.2 km), rated at 80% and with rates from around £160.
Local hotels analysed:The closest fifty hotels around this area (82 West Ferry Road, E14 postcode) that are listed on this website cover a 2.2 miles (3.6 km) radius. The numbers for each star rating are 7 five star hotels (average rating 88%), 22 four star hotels (average rating 81%), 15 three star hotels (average rating 81%), 5 two star hotels (average rating 77%) and 1 one star hotel (rated 54%). The highest rating goes to Intercontinental London O2 Arena (5 star) and also the citizenM Tower of London (4 star) (both joint top with 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.
For the nearest 50 hotels in the area we have base rate data on 49 of them. If we look at the average for all hotels in the area (nearest 50) we get an average base rate of £100 per night. The lowest rates are at £35 at City View Hotel (1 Star, 54%) and highest base rates of £450 at Four Seasons Hotel Trinity Square (5 Star, 91%). Averages for each sector of star rating: Five Star average: £179, Four Star average: £100, Three Star average: £74, Two Star average: £57 and One Star average: £35.
In terms of value for money for the local area we rank City View Hotel top.
Parking: Available onsite.
Comment: Not to be confused with the former Holiday Inn Docklands ExCel which is now the Crowne Plaza Docklands ExCel