Hotel in Detail:Opened as a brand new hotel in September 2016. citizenM London Shoreditch hotel is part of the citizenM brand that brings a whole new approach to the 4 star urban retreat market. Aiming to give a modern, trendy and quirky feel with a touch of luxury but a whole dollop of value for money. The highlights include free wireless internet throughout, a restaurant, bar and bedrooms with wall to wall windows. The hip feel of the hotel will hit you from the moment you enter the lobby. Gone is the traditional style hotel lobby and replaced by something more inline with a large contemporary living room, more homely. Furnished with Vitra furniture, hand selected books and modern works of art. IMacs are supplied for guest computer use. No hanging about at check–in either, citizenM Shoreditch reckons the self check–in system takes around a minute to complete.
Every bedroom offers air–conditioning, safe, an extra large King Size bed (2x2 metres) with Italian linen sheets, wall–to–wall windows, soundproofing, ambient mood lighting, flat screen TV with free movies, free WiFi and stocked fridge. All elements of the bedroom can be controlled via the supplied touchscreen tablet, control includes colours, blinds, lighting, temperature and overall ambience of the bedroom. The bathroom has a powerful rain shower, hairdryer and free toiletries. Bedrooms are also furnished with contemporary works of art.
canteenM: Open 24 hours so you can be sure there is always a drink and a fresh snack on hand. Start your day with a filling breakfast with fresh juice and barista–brewed coffee, croissants and hot options. Continental and full English breakfast options (yoghurt, scrambled eggs, tomatoes, sausage and crispy bacon).
In the evening enjoy craft beers, sparkling champagne or signature cocktails along with the extensive menu including sushi, salads, sandwiches and hot dishes.
Packed lunches are an option.
There are also vending machines for snacks and drinks.
Additional services offered at the citizenM London Shoreditch hotel include luggage storage, 24–hour front desk, shoeshine, gift shop, lift, facilities for disabled guests, ironing facilities and safety deposit box.
Hotel is fully non–smoking.
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Railway Station: Shoreditch High Street 105 yards (96 metres), Tube Station: Old Street 0.4 miles (0.7 km), DLR Station: Tower Gateway 0.9 miles (1.5 km), Motorway: M11 Junction 4 7 miles (11.3 km). Within 0.5 miles (0.8 km) of the hotel are 4 overground railway stations.
citizenM London Shoreditch sits, unsurprisingly, in the popular and trendy area of Shoreditch. Between Islington and the City of London (square mile, financial district) some 2.6 miles (4.2 km) from the West End and tourist heartland. Almost opposite Shoreditch High Street mainline station (3 minutes walk) and 0.4 miles (0.6 km) from Old Street tube station. The major station at Liverpool Street with direct services to Stansted Airport is 0.5 miles (0.8 km) way or 10 minutes walk. The CitizenM Shoreditch is located just off from Shoreditch High Street, a long and busy High Street with lots of shops, bars and restaurants and which leads directly down to Bishopsgate and the City of London. Food lovers will go mad for this location as Dinerama (street food market, more than a dozen food outlets and space for 1000) is just 123 yards (112 metres) way on Great eastern Street. Lots of clubs within 5 minutes walk. Other local places of interest include The Rich Mix Cinema 281 yards, (256 metres) Trolley gallery 281 yards, (256 metres) Old Spitalfields Market 528 yards (482 metres), Columbia Road Flower Market 0.4 miles (0.6 km), Petticoat Lane Market 0.5 miles (0.8 km), Whitechapel Art Gallery 0.6 miles (1.0 km) and the Barbican Centre 0.7 miles (1.1 km).
Bedroom Numbers: 216
Check-in: 11.00 am
Check-out: 14.00 (2 pm)
This hotel has averaged a score of 4.5 out of 5 by 5488 past guests
>>>Booking.com (average customer rating 4.5 out of 5 from 4020 reviews)
>>>Tripadvisor (ranked 169 of 1140 for Hotels in London and rated 4.5 out of 5 from 1468 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 90% 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. Citizenm Hotels across the chain average 90% so this hotel is rated as average when compared to other Citizenm hotels.
Milesfaster ranking: 51st from 865 London hotels, 2nd of 3 Citizenm Hotels, and 17th of 333 four star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: Also close by and a similar hotel (0.3 miles, 0.4 km) would be the 4 star The Hoxton Shoreditch, whose lowest rates start at about £215 and which has a 90% guest satisfaction rating. The Hoxton Shoreditch also offers: free WiFi.Looking for lower base rates? Then another option might be the Hotel Indigo London Tower Hill. 0.8 miles away (1.2 km), has scored 90% from former guests and whose lowest rates start at about £113 (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 5 Star Batty Langley's seems like a possible option. The Batty Langley's is only 0.2 miles (0.3 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 fifty closest hotels from here (6 Holywell Lane, EC2 postcode) that we have data for cover a 1.1 miles (1.7 km) radius. The numbers by star rating are 16 five star hotels (average rating 90%), 18 four star hotels (average rating 86%), 14 three star hotels (average rating 81%) and 2 two star hotels (average rating 75%). Top 4 star hotels are Apex London Wall Hotel and the citizenM Tower of London (both 91%). Coming out as the top rated hotels is Cheval Three Quays Tower of London (5 star) at 99%.
Base Rates: See how the area stacks up for low rates using base rates. We use published base rates but note these do not reflect special offers or short term discounts so remain a rough guide. Looking at all hotels in the area the average base rate is £121 per night. They range from a low of £49 at Travelodge Central Bank (2 Star, 70%) up to £450 at Four Seasons Hotel Trinity Square (5 Star, 98%). Rates break down to the following for each star rating: Five Star average: £185, Four Star average: £109, Three Star average: £74 and Two Star average: £49.
Using our in-house algorithm we rank hotels based on guest ratings and weighted for related factors. We have a ranking for citizenM Shoreditch 8th (joint) of 50 and 3rd (joint) for the 18 four star hotels in the area. Our base rate rank for the hotel is 21st of 50 (7th of 18 four star hotels.). We use the base rate ranking and review ranking for the hotel to get an overall ranking of 10th of 36 for sheer value for money (Z Hotel Shoreditch was top).
More hotels from this chainIf you would like to stick with the Citizenm chain your nearest options are:
citizenM Tower of London: is 0.9 miles (1.5 km) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 91% and rates start from about £114.
Citizenm London Bankside: is 1.6 miles (2.6 km) from here, earns a customer rating of 90% and base rates begin at about £114.