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)
This hotel has averaged a score of 4.15 out of 5 by 5166 past guests
>>>Booking.com (average customer rating 4.2 out of 5 from 4350 reviews)
>>>Tripadvisor (ranked 424 of 1140 for Hotels in London and rated 4 out of 5 from 816 reviews)
Parking:No parking available.
Internet:WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Pets:Pets are not allowed.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 83% by past guests. The London average is 79% and the average for 3 star hotels is 66%. Therefore this hotel is well 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: 318th from 865 London hotels, 4th of 6 Z Hotels, and 73rd of 321 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 £86 and which has a 75% guest satisfaction rating.Looking for lower base rates? Then another option might be the Victoria Inn Hotel. 3.3 miles away (5.3 km), has scored 75% from former guests and whose lowest rates start at about £49.
Something close by with a great client rating? We suggest the 4 Star The Hoxton Shoreditch may well be of interest to 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 88%), 20 four star hotels (average rating 86%), 14 three star hotels (average rating 81%) and 2 two star hotels (average rating 75%). Top 3 star hotels are Premier Inn London City (Old Street), Premier Inn Angel Islington, Motel One Tower Hill, Premier Inn London City (Aldgate) and Premier Inn Blackfriars (Fleet Street) (all five score 90%). 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 £121 per night. Starting from £49 at Travelodge Central Bank (2 Star, 70%) with top rates of £230 at Boundary Rooms and Suites (5 Star, 89%). Rate averages listed by star level: Five Star average: £162, Four Star average: £121, Three Star average: £89 and Two Star average: £49.
We rank hotels based on their guest rating but balanced for their influencing factors. We rank Z Hotel Shoreditch 32nd of 50 and 7th for the 14 three star hotels in the area. For lowest base rates in the area this hotel ranks 2nd of 50 (1st of 14 three star hotels.). Our ranking for this hotel based on both its rates and its user rating is 1st of 38 for pure value for money.
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 84% and rates start from about £75.
The Z Hotel Soho: is 2.0 miles (3.2 km) from here, earns a customer rating of 81% and base rates begin at about £80.
Z Hotel Piccadilly: 2.2 miles (3.6 km), rated at 87% and with rates from around £109.
Z Hotel Gloucester Place: 3.1 miles (4.9 km), rated at 88% and with rates from around £70.