Hotel in Detail:With its welcoming lobby the Staybridge Suites London Stratford City offers guests a home from home with all the facilities of full service apartments.
Accommodation options include studio or one bedroom apartments and whatever your choice you'll find a fully fitted and equipped kitchen inside. Apartments are larger than a standard hotel bedroom, decorated in neutral tones with splashes of vibrant colour. Each apartments comes with luxury king-size bed and comfy chair with work space area, flat screen TV and complimentary internet throughout.
Apartment Features: Pay Per View In Room Movies, Sound System, Desk, LCD TV, Phone / Fax Phone with Voice Mail, Separate phone bills for separate lines, High-speed Internet Access, Hairdryer, Private Bathroom, Coffee Maker, Dishwasher, Icemaker, Refrigerator, Microwave, Plates/Glassware Pots/Pans/Serving Dishes, Silverware Tea Maker, Toaster, Double Glazed Windows, In Room Safe, Individually Controlled Air Conditioning, Iron / Ironing Board, Windows OpenDaily housekeeping. 24 hour room service.
A Managers Reception Evening is held 3 nights a week Tuesday to Thursday where complimentary wine, beer, soft-drinks and nibbles are served.
The hotel's living room affords a panoramic view over the Olympic Park. Its also the place to relax and chat with friends and colleagues. Smoking is prohibited throughout including the apartments.
The Staybridge Suites is business friendly and provides the following services: Copying, Courier, Fax, High-speed Internet Access. The Guest Services Team are available 24-hours a day to assist you with all your business centre requirements.
Onsite is the 'Body Shop Gymnasium' which is open 24-hours a day and is equipped with the latest cardiovascular equipment including treadmills, cross trainers, bikes and rowing machines.
Other features of note are complimentary laundry room, grocery service, same day dry cleaning and laundry. All public areas are air-conditioned.
You'll find all the groceries you need at the onsite 24-hour Pantry.
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube & Railway Station: Stratford (London) 123 yards (112 metres), DLR Station: Stratford 0.1 miles (0.2 km), Motorway: M11 Junction 4 4. 1 miles (6.6 km).
One of three hotels located actually within the Westfield Stratford City shopping complex, the largest shopping mall in Europe. The Staybridge Suites London Stratford City enjoys a location where facilities and amenities are abundant and transport links are excellent, a legacy of the London 2012 Olympics. Half a mile from the Olympic Park and less than 3 miles from the Docklands/Canary Wharf area and the ExCel Exhibition centre. East Londons' airport known as City Airport is 4 miles from the hotel. The City of London which is the capitals financial centre and often referred to as the square mile is just under 4 miles from the Staybridge Suites Stratford City. As far as the Olympic Stadium goes, hotel guests are within a 5 to 10 minute walk of the main area.
Parking: Use the Westfield car park (charges apply).
Bedroom Numbers: 162
Check-in: 15.00 (3 pm)
Check-out: 12.00 noon
This hotel has averaged a score of 4.45 out of 5 by 2959 past guests
>>>Booking.com (average customer rating 4.4 out of 5 from 1309 reviews)
>>>Tripadvisor (ranked 2 of 6 for Hotels in Stratford City and rated 4.5 out of 5 from 1650 reviews)
Parking:Public parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation is not possible) and charges are applicable.
Internet:WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Pets:Pets are allowed on request. Charges may be applicable.
More hotels from this chainIf your first and only choice is for the Intercontinental chain your options for the same brand nearby are:
Intercontinental London O2 Arena: is 2.7 miles (4.4 km) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 92% and rates start from about £136.
Staybridge Suites Vauxhall: is 6.1 miles (9.8 km) from here, earns a customer rating of 96% and base rates begin at about £144.
Intercontinental London park Lane: 6.8 miles (11.0 km), rated at 89% and with rates from around £300.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 89% by past guests. The London average is 79% and the average for 4 star hotels is 80%. Therefore this hotel is well above average for its sector (star rating) and for London as a whole. Intercontinental Hotels across the chain average 91% so this hotel is slightly below the guest rating for most Intercontinental hotels.
Below average for a Intercontinental 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 4 star hotels.
Milesfaster ranking: 188th from 865 London hotels, 3rd of 4 Intercontinental Hotels, and 70th of 333 four star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A similar type of hotel (size, rating) nearby (3.7 miles, 5.9 km) would be the 4 star 196 Bishopsgate Apartments, with rates that start from about £135 and which has an 82% guest satisfaction rating. The 196 Bishopsgate Apartments also offers: free WiFi.Looking for lower base rates? Then another option might be the Holiday Inn Stratford City. 0 miles away (0.0 km), has scored 88% from former guests and whose lowest rates start at about £104 (theres free WiFi too).
Why not choose a hotel with a higher customer satisfaction score? If that is what your after then the 5 Star Batty Langley's is potentially a good choice for you, and some 3.5 miles (5.6 km) from this hotel. The Batty Langley's has an extremely high guest rating of 96%, one of the best rated London hotels.
Local hotels analysed:The 50 nearest hotels around this area (10b Chestnut Plaza, E20 postcode) which we have have on our website extend out to a 3.2 miles (5.1 km) radius. The numbers by star rating are 4 five star hotels (average rating 90%), 17 four star hotels (average rating 84%), 17 three star hotels (average rating 82%), 9 two star hotels (average rating 71%) and 3 one star hotels (average rating 64%). Top 4 star hotel is Radisson Blu New Providence Wharf at 91%. 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 £35 at City View Hotel (1 Star, 54%) up to £204 at Canary Riverside Plaza Hotel (5 Star, 90%). Rates break down to the following for each star rating: Five Star average: £146, Four Star average: £86, Three Star average: £69, Two Star average: £52 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 Staybridge Suites London Stratford City 12th (joint) of 50 and 5th (joint) for the 17 four star hotels in the area. Our base rate rank for the hotel is 39th of 50 (12th of 17 four star hotels.). We use the base rate ranking and review ranking for the hotel to get an overall ranking of 19th of 37 for sheer value for money (MOXY London Excel was top).
Sold to an undisclosed Asian buyer in January 2013 for £58 million pounds in a deal that included the Holiday Inn Stratford City. IHG continue management.
Managed under a franchise agreement between IHG (Intercontinental Hotels) and Cycas Hospitality, a subsidiary of Cycas Hotel Partners when opened in 2012.