Hotel in Detail:Occupying the former Old Street Magistrates court building is the modern 5 star London hotel, Courthouse Hotel Shoreditch. Modern but blending in original features from the rich history of the buildings past. The magistrates court had been closed since 1991 and the Courthouse Hotel Shoreditch opened as a totally renovated building in May 2016. A fantastic location in the heart of one of Londons fastest growing areas for the trendy and those seeking an active nightlife, suitable for both the West End and the City of London. No less than 3 bars including one on the roof and its own bowling alley as well an indoor swimming pool, truly a luxury hotel for Shoreditch.
All guest rooms come with a safety deposit box, free wireless internet access, air conditioning, desk, heating, carpet, wardrobe/closet, telephone, flat screen TV with SKY channels, laptop sized safe and minibar. Bathrooms have a shower or bath, bathrobes, hairdryer, toiletries, slippers and towels.
The family rooms can accommodate up to 4 adults.
Daily maid service and room service available.
Bar and restaurant onsite including a private members bar.
The main bar area features the original cells used for prisoners during the hotels time as a court of law and now incorporated as VIP booths.
There are 11 event spaces catering for for up to 800 guests.
The Courthouse Hotel Shoreditch has its own 196 seat cinema/screening room.
Among the unique features are a 2 lane bowling alley, rooftop terrace, luxury spa, sauna, steam room, basement indoor swimming pool and fitness suite.
All in all the hotel offers a dynamic social and working hub experience.
Pets not allowed.
General services include a 24–hour front desk, currency exchange, newspapers, luggage storage, concierge service, laundry, dry cleaning and ironing service.
There is a business area and services include fax and photocopying.
The Courthouse Shoreditch is fully non–smoking.
There are facilities for disabled guests. Hotel has a lift.
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Railway Station: Hoxton 0.3 miles (0.5 km), Tube Station: Old Street 0.4 miles (0.6 km), DLR Station: Tower Gateway 1.2 miles (1.9 km), Motorway: M11 Junction 4 6.9 miles (11.1 km). 3 railway stations (overground, national rail) in a half mile (0.8 km) radius of the hotel. Located in Shoreditch in east London which has become a vibrant and popular area both for work and for nightlife. The Courthouse Hotel Shoreditch is only some 60 yards (54 metres) from Hoxton Square. Dating from 1683 this is one of the oldest squares in London and is known for its thriving arts, media scene and local entertainment including bars, restaurants and clubs. Just 528 yards (482 metres) from Silicon Roundabout on Old Street which is an area populated by a huge number of online and web oriented businesses. 0.6 miles (1.0 km) from the iconic Brick Lane in Whitechapel long famed for its late night beigels and Asian fashion outlets. Indeed the Beigel Shop on Brick Lane claims to have been the first such shop in the UK. 0.5 miles (0.8 km) from the heart of the City of London (around Bishopsgate and Finsbury Square) which is directly to the south of The Courthouse Shoreditch Hotel. Londons West End and Theatreland are 2 miles (3.2 km) to the west covering area such as Covent Garden and Soho. The nearest stations are Hoxton and also at Shoreditch High Street, both 528 yards (482 metres) from the hotel while the nearest tube is at Old Street at 0.4 miles (0.6 km).
Branding: Part of WorldHotels portfolio.
Bedroom Numbers: 128
Check-in: 12.00 noon
Check-out: 14.00 (2 pm)
Parking:Private parking is available on site and costs £35 per day.
Internet:Complimentary wireless internet access throughout.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 82% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 5 star hotels is 89%. Therefore although the hotel is above average for London as a whole this hotel is below average for its sector (star rating) .
Courthouse Hotels have an average guest rating of 77%. The Courthouse Hotel Shoreditch with its rating of 82% is therefore not just well above average for this chain but is our highest rated Courthouse hotel.
Milesfaster ranking: 443rd from 866 London hotels, 1st of 2 Courthouse Hotels, and 117th of 131 five star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A similar hotel nearby (0.1 miles, 0.2 km) would be the 5 star Ace Hotel Shoreditch, where rates start from £143 and which has an 88% guest satisfaction rating. The Ace Hotel Shoreditch also offers: free WiFi.For a hotel that offers lower base rates take a look at the Lord Milner Belgravia. 3.8 miles away (6.1 km), has been rated at 82% by past guests and whose lowest rates start at about £107.
Would you prefer to go with something that has scored higher in guest satisfaction ratings? If that is what your after then the 5 Star Batty Langley's seems like a possible option. The Batty Langley's is only 0.5 miles (0.7 km) away. The Batty Langley's has an extremely high guest rating of 96%, one of the best rated London hotels.
Local hotels analysed:The closest fifty hotels around this area (333-336 Old Street, EC1 postcode) that are listed on this website cover a 1.2 miles (1.9 km) radius. They breakdown as follows: 16 five star hotels (average rating 89%), 20 four star hotels (average rating 86%), 12 three star hotels (average rating 83%) and 2 two star hotels (average rating 75%). Overall the best rated hotel is South Place Hotel (5 star) at 98%.
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. The average starting rate looking at all the nearest hotels to this location is £112 per night. The cheapest standard rates begin at £49 at Travelodge Central Bank (2 Star, 70%) while the highest base rates are £230 at Boundary Rooms and Suites (5 Star, 89%). Averages listed for each individual star sector: Five Star average: £143, Four Star average: £115, Three Star average: £76 and Two Star average: £49.
Our in-house ranking based on guest ratings but adjusted for influencing factors ranks Courthouse Hotel Shoreditch 38th (joint) of the 50 local hotels and 16th (last) for the 16 five star hotels in the area. 48th of 50 (14th of 16 five star hotels.) for base rates ranking. Scoring the hotels rates and review score together we rank the hotel 43rd of 44 when judging value for money (South Place Hotel was top).
More hotels from this chainAssuming your only interested in the Courthouse chain your choices nearby include:
Courthouse Hotel London: is 2.7 miles (4.4 km) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 74% and rates start from about £174.