Distance From The London Olympic Stadium: 1 miles (1.6 km)
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube Station: Plaistow 0.5 miles (0.8 km), Railway Station: West Ham 0.5 miles (0.8 km), DLR Station: Stratford 0.6 miles (1 km), Motorway: M11 Junction 4 4.3 miles (6.9 km). The City View Hotel Stratford is located in east London within a mile of the Olympic Stadium and village and just half a mile from the University of east London. Actually situated in West Ham which is best known as the part of London where West Ham football club plays. Stratford is the eastern hub for central London with Europe's largest shopping mall (Westfield Shopping Centre), Plaistow tube station, Stratford mainline train station, Eurostar train terminal and major bus and coach station within 15 minutes walk of the guest house hotel. Even closer around the immediate vicinity of the hotel are shops, markets, a take-a-way restaurant and places to grab breakfast. West Ham Park is just 400 yards to the north east. Half a mile to the north is the Theatre Royal Stratford East. The hotel is also a great choice for access to London City Airport which is just under 3 miles from the Guest House.
Hotel in Detail:On the ground floor is traditional London pub while the City View Hotel Stratford occupies the two floors above. The building itself dates back to the early 1900's. The hotel is very much a budget focussed accommodation but this lends itself to a very informal atmosphere. Although breakfast is not served onsite there is a lounge where free tea and coffee is always available. Adding to the value for money is the free wireless internet access that can be picked up in all the bedrooms. The pub/bar below has a good selection of beers and other drinks along with a pool table, darts and large screen TV showing sports events.
Laundry can be arranged via hotel staff (fee applies).
Some bedrooms have shared bathroom facilities. All rooms have a hairdryer, television and DVD player.
The hotels front desk is always staffed 24/7 and this is a non-smoking hotel. Photocopies and a fax service are available. The hotel has a business centre and shared kitchen.
Bedroom Numbers: 21
Parking:Public parking is available in close proximity to the hotel and charges apply.
Internet:Complimentary wireless internet access throughout.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 59% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 1 star hotels is 62%. Therefore this hotel is below average for its sector (star rating) .
Milesfaster ranking: 830th from 866 London hotels, and 5th of 8 one star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A similar hotel nearby (0.7 miles, 1.1 km) would be the 1 star Cart And Horses Hotel Stratford, where rates start from £50 and which has an 80% guest satisfaction rating. The Cart And Horses Hotel Stratford also offers: free WiFi.Looking for lower base rates? Then another option might be the City View Hotel. 1.7 miles away (2.7 km), has scored 54% from former guests and whose lowest rates start at about £35 (theres free WiFi too).
Something close by with a great client rating? We suggest the 3 Star Holiday Inn Express Stratford may well be of interest to you. The Holiday Inn Express Stratford is only 0.5 miles (0.8 km) away. A highly rated hotel with a guest score of 86%.
Local hotels analysed:The 50 hotels nearest to this location (11 Church Street North, E15 postcode) that we list cover a 3.0 miles (4.8 km) radius. They include 4 five star hotels (average rating 90%), 17 four star hotels (average rating 85%), 17 three star hotels (average rating 81%), 9 two star hotels (average rating 71%) and 3 one star hotels (average rating 64%). Top 1 star hotel is Cart And Horses Hotel Stratford at 80%. Of the local hotels the highest rated are Radisson Blu New Providence Wharf (4 star), the Marriott West India Quay Hotel (5 star) and also the Intercontinental London O2 Arena (5 star) (all joint top with 91%).
Base Rates: See a breakdown of the average starting (base) rates for the area. Base rates are a rough guide to starting rates as they do not include special offers and deals. The average starting rates for the surrounding area are around £80 per night. They range from a low of £30 at Silkhouse Hotel (2 Star, 58%) to a high of £250 at Fox Apartments (4 Star, 90%). The breakdown by star rating shows the following averages: Five Star average: £146, Four Star average: £101, Three Star average: £69, Two Star average: £47 and One Star average: £28.
We rank hotels based on their guest rating but balanced for their influencing factors. We rank City View Hotel Stratford 47th of 50 and 2nd for the 3 one star hotels in the area. For lowest base rates in the area this hotel ranks 4th of 50 (2nd of 3 one star hotels.). Our ranking for this hotel based on both its rates and its user rating is 3rd of 46 for pure value for money (City View Hotel was top). The high value for money rating the hotel achieved is down to the exceptionally low base rates as a 1 star hotel even though its guest rating was lower than average for its sector.
Parking: Not available.
History: Was the Kings Head Guest House until 2014.