Hotel in Detail:Housed in an ex–office block that has been regenerated into a landmark project in the Silicone Roundabout area of London. The Z Hotel Shoreditch takes up 5 floors of The Bower Old Street building, lower ground, ground floor and three upper floors. First opened March 2015.
Part of the Z Hotels chain which is an ultra modern take on the budget hotel for the discerning guest. You will enjoy the complimentary air conditioning, WiFi, hand crafted beds, ensuite wet rooms and extra large flat screen televisions (with Sky channels) in all guest rooms.
Options for the bedrooms include Double, Queen, Accessible and Inside (windowless) rooms. The bathrooms come with free toiletries and the bedrooms have under bed storage room, wall mounted hanging space, soundproofing, hairdryer, desk and tea/coffee making facilities.
Daily maid service.
Onsite at all Z hotels is the Z CAFE. Here buffet breakfast (includes croissants and cereals ranging from organic oats to muesli) till 11am (11.30 weekends). Lunch and snacks are also served here with all fresh options.
The hotel bar serves alcoholic and soft drinks.
Front desk staffed 24 hours. Luggage storage available. Hotel has a lift.
You cannot smoke in any area of the Z Hotel Shoreditch.
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube & Railway Station: Old Street 123 yards (112 metres), DLR Station: Tower Gateway 1.3 miles (2.1 km), Motorway: M1 Junction 1 6.8 miles (10.9 km). To the East of the main central areas but serving the business district of the City of London and still within 2 miles (3.2 km) of the West End (W1) is the Z Hotel Shoreditch. This part of London has become known as Silicone Roundabout after the many online tech companies located around the Old Street roundabout. In recent years this part of London has become quite trendy with lots of clubs and restaurants springing up and areas like the adjacent Hoxton coming to the fore. Indeed the hotel itself is part of one of those new developments, The Bower Old Street, which itself contains many retail outlets and restaurants. You are also just 0.8 miles (1.3 km) from The Angel Islington. A very busy and bustling area with great high street shopping, many restaurants and bars and markets including an antiques market. The City of London (The Square Mile) is 528 yards (482 metres) south of the Z Hotel at the end of City Road. A huge plus is being just 140 yards (128 metres) from Old Street tube and railway station which is on the Northern line. One of the most visited venues in London is the Barbican Arts centre and this is only 0.5 miles (0.8 km) from the hotel. Other local places of interest include the Geffrye Museum 0.6 miles (1.0 km), Exchange Square 0.6 miles (1.0 km), Trolley Gallery 0.6 miles (1.0 km), Museum of London 0.7 miles (1.1 km) (1.1 km), Columbia Road Flower Market 0.7 miles (1.1 km) (1.1 km), Old Spitalfields Market 0.7 miles (1.1 km) (1.1 km) and the Bank of England Museum 0.8 miles (1.3 km).
Bedroom Numbers: 111
Check-in: 11.00 am
Check-out: 15.00 (3 pm)
Parking:There is no parking onsite.
Internet:Complimentary wireless internet access throughout.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 80% by past guests. The London average is 79% and the average for 3 star hotels is 76%. Therefore this hotel is above average for its sector (star rating) and for London as a whole. Z Hotels across the chain average 84% so this hotel is slightly below the guest rating for most Z hotels.
Below average for a Z 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 3 star hotels.
Milesfaster ranking: 555th from 865 London hotels, 5th of 6 Z Hotels, and 156th of 328 three star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: Also close by and a similar hotel (0.2 miles, 0.4 km) would be the 3 star Holiday Inn Express London City, whose lowest rates start at about £98 and which has a 76% guest satisfaction rating.For a hotel that offers lower base rates take a look at the St George Hotel. 3.0 miles from the Z Hotel Shoreditch (4.9 km), has been rated at 59% by past guests and the hotels starting rates begin at about £49 (theres free WiFi too).
Why not choose a hotel with a higher customer satisfaction score? If that is what your after then the 4 Star The Hoxton Shoreditch is potentially a good choice for you. The Hoxton Shoreditch is only 0.2 miles (0.4 km) away. A highly rated hotel with a guest score of 90%.
Local hotels analysed:The fifty hotels that are closest to this location (136-144 City Road, EC1 postcode) which we list extend for a 1.2 miles (1.9 km) radius. Consisting of 14 five star hotels (average rating 89%), 21 four star hotels (average rating 86%), 13 three star hotels (average rating 80%) and 2 two star hotels (average rating 80%). Top 3 star hotel is Motel One Tower Hill at 90%. Of the 50 local hotels top rated is Batty Langley's (5 star) at 95%.
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 £119 per night. Starting from £49 at Travelodge Central Bank (2 Star, 80%) with top rates of £230 at Boundary Rooms and Suites (5 Star, 88%). Rate averages listed by star level: Five Star average: £162, Four Star average: £120, Three Star average: £80 and Two Star average: £49.
We use a proprietary algorithm to rank hotels based on user reviews but adjusting for contributing factors. We rank Z Hotel Shoreditch 31st (joint) of 50 nearby hotels and 6th for the 13 three star hotels in the area. In terms of lowest starting rates this hotel is 2nd of 50 (1st of 13 three star hotels.). Analysing both the base rates and overall rating for the hotel we rank it 11th of 44 for sheer value for money (Batty Langley's was top).
More hotels from this chainMaybe your first and only choice is the Z chain your next best options are:
The Z Hotel City: is 1.3 miles (2.1 km) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 86% and rates start from about £60.
The Z Hotel Soho: is 2.0 miles (3.2 km) from here, earns a customer rating of 83% and base rates begin at about £109.
Z Hotel Piccadilly: 2.2 miles (3.6 km), rated at 88% and with rates from around £84.
Z Hotel Gloucester Place: 3.1 miles (4.9 km), rated at 88% and with rates from around £80.