Hotel in Detail:Singaporean real estate company UOL bought the site for £93 million pounds in August 2014 from Heron International. The hotel will operate under the Pan Pacific brand. Due to open in 2018.
Originally planned to open as the Four Seasons Heron Plaza but this changed after the purchase of the site by UOL.
The Pan Pacfic hotel London at Heron Plaza is adjacent to Heron Tower, the tallest building in the City of London. The hotel will include 120 branded residences.
The site has consent for a 43-storey tall tower covering comprising approximately 562,000 sq ft gross floor area (340,000 sq ft net area). Designed by PLP Architecture.
Hotel facilities include conference and banqueting facilities, a gym, spa and swimming pool.
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube & Railway Station: London Liverpool Street 228 yards (208 metres), DLR Station: Tower Gateway 0.5 miles (0.8 km), Motorway: M1 Junction 1 7.4 miles (11.9 km). There are 7 tube (underground) stations within half a mile (0.8 km). Located in the heart of the City of London. The Four Seasons Hotel at Heron Plaza is perfectly placed for business within London's financial centre (square mile) and just over 100 yards from Liverpool Street station. The station not only links with the central London tube network but also is home to the Stansted Express service which goes out to Stansted Airport with no changes of train required in around 45 minutes. London City Airport is less than 6 miles to the east. Just off of Bishopsgate which is home to a large number of offices and headquarters for major companies. Busy during the week but much quieter on weekends when many city workers leave the city. The tourist areas are easily reached via Liverpool Street Station with a train to Oxford Circus taking just 10 minutes. The City of London has many places on interest if you have time on your hands or indeed this is a leisure stay. Local attractions include Broadgate Arena Theatre (0.1 miles), Petticoat lane Market (0.2 miles), Bank Of England and Museum (0.2 miles), Royal Exchange Shopping Centre (0.3 miles), Old Spitalfields market (0.4 miles), Monument (0.5 miles), Whitechapel Art Gallery (0.5 miles), Barbican Arts Centre (0.5 miles), Tower of London (0.5 miles) and HMS Belfast (0.7 miles).
Bedroom Numbers: 190 / 43 floors
Local hotels analysed:The fifty closest hotels from here (110 Bishopsgate, EC2 postcode) that we have data for cover a 0.8 miles (1.3 km) radius. The 50 consist of 18 five star hotels (average rating 84%), 18 four star hotels (average rating 87%), 12 three star hotels (average rating 81%) and 2 two star hotels (average rating 80%). Of these hotels the highest rated 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.
Of the nearest fifty hotels we have base rates for 49 of them. We have calculated the average base rate for all the 50 nearby hotels at £128 per night. The low end of the scale shows rates from £49 at Travelodge Central Bank (2 Star, 80%) to a high of £450 at Four Seasons Hotel Trinity Square (5 Star, 91%). Rate averages for each star rating: Five Star average: £175, Four Star average: £119, Three Star average: £73 and Two Star average: £49.
In terms of value for money for the local area we rank Batty Langley's top.