Distance From The Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park: 0.78 miles (1.24 km)
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube Station: Bow Road 0.03 miles (0 km), DLR Station: Bow Church 0.2 miles (0.3 km), Railway Station: Hackney Wick 1.1 miles (1.8 km), Motorway: M11 Junction 4 5.4 miles (8.7 km).
Located in East London is the Hotel Citystay. Small hotel that is well located for the Olympic Stadium (0.8 miles), the Docklands/Canary Wharf area (1.5 miles), the Blackwall Tunnel (1.8 miles) and the ExCel Exhibition Centre (2.7 miles). The Blackwall Tunnel is the major crossing point for traffic going north/south across the River Thames in East London. This part of London is quite a mix, both culturally and in the types of areas to be found there. From some of London's poorest areas to to the richest around the Docklands and Isle of Dogs. Just under 5 miles form the tourist heart of London which can be accessed via the tube which is almost opposite the hotel. Westminster is 12 stops away. Local places of interest include the Ragged School Museum (0.7 miles) (once London's largest Ragged School it now offers visitors a slice of Victorian life), London Gas Museum (0.9 miles) (appointment only), V&A Museum of Childhood (1.3 miles), Museum of the Docklands (1.4 miles), Billingsgate Fish Market (1.5 miles) and the Millennium Dome/O2 Arena (2.1 miles).
Hotel in Detail:Located next door to the Bow Church DLR station.
All bedrooms have private bathroom facilities (shower). Inside your room you'll find amenities such as free WiFi internet access and flat screen television.
The Hotel Citystay has a fully equipped kitchen where guests can make use of the self catering facilities.
The hotel has a front desk that is open 24 hours. Luggage storage facilities available.
This is an all non-smoking hotel.
Fax and photocopy services available.
Pets not allowed.
Bedroom Numbers: 17
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm)
This hotel has averaged a score of 3.15 out of 5 by 1036 past guests
>>>Booking.com (average customer rating 3.2 out of 5 from 762 reviews)
>>>Tripadvisor (ranked 947 of 1140 for Hotels in London and rated 3 out of 5 from 274 reviews)
Parking:Private parking is possible on site (reservation is needed) and costs £10 per day.
Internet:WiFi is available in the hotel rooms and is free of charge.
Pets:Pets are not allowed.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 63% by past guests. The London average is 79% and the average for 2 star hotels is 70%. Therefore this hotel is below average for its sector (star rating) .
Milesfaster ranking: 811st from 865 London hotels, and 55th of 71 two star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A similar hotel nearby (1.6 miles, 2.6 km) would be the 2 star Ibis Docklands Hotel, where rates start from £64 and which has an 80% guest satisfaction rating.We can also suggest a cheaper options nearby which would be the Newham Hotel. 2.7 miles from the Hotel Citystay (4.3 km), has scored 61% from former guests and has rates from around £40 (theres free WiFi too).
Would you prefer to go with something that has scored higher in guest satisfaction ratings? If that is what your after then the 3 Star Qbic Hotel London City seems like a possible option being 2.0 miles (3.3 km) from the Hotel Citystay. A highly rated hotel with a guest score of 88%.
Local hotels analysed:The fifty hotels that are closest to this location (94 Bow Road, E3 postcode) which we list extend for a 2.4 miles (3.9 km) radius. Consisting of 9 five star hotels (average rating 89%), 17 four star hotels (average rating 85%), 16 three star hotels (average rating 82%), 5 two star hotels (average rating 73%) and 3 one star hotels (average rating 64%). Top 2 star hotel is Ibis Hotel Stratford at 81%. Of the 50 local hotels top rated is Batty Langley's (5 star) at 96%.
Base Rates: We show you the average starting rates (base rates) in the area and break it down by star rating. Trouble with this is that base rates do not include special offers and limited low rate deals. However they remain a useful guide to general rates. The average base rate when considering all hotels in the surrounding area is £91 per night. Starting from £35 at City View Hotel (1 Star, 54%) with top rates of £230 at Boundary Rooms and Suites (5 Star, 89%). Rate averages listed by star level: Five Star average: £159, Four Star average: £92, Three Star average: £75, Two Star average: £49 and One Star average: £41.
We rank hotels based on their guest rating but balanced for their influencing factors. We have ranked Hotel Citystay 46th (joint) of 50 nearby hotels and 4th (joint) for the 5 two star hotels in the area. Our ranking for sheer lowest base rates is 3rd of 50 (1st of 5 two star hotels.). We calculate an overall ranking combining the rates and rating scores. This hotel ranks 30th of 35 for pure value for money (Qbic Hotel London City was top).