Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube Station: Aldgate 158 yards (144 metres), Railway Station: London Fenchurch Street 0.16 miles (0.3 km), DLR Station: Tower Gateway 0.2 miles (0.3 km), Motorway: M11 Junction 4 7.5 miles (12.1 km). Within a 0.5 miles (0.8 km) circle of the hotel are 5 tube stations (underground system). The Hotel Indigo London Tower Hill is located on the eastern edge of the square mile, London's main financial district. On the border with Aldgate and Whitechapel which is a busy multi ethnic district with a large number of wholesale fashion outlets. Tower Hill itself is just south of the hotel and takes its name from the road that runs along the north face of the Tower of London (0.2 miles), which is a castle dating right back to the 11th century. Its just 1 1/3rd of a mile to the banks of the River Thames and one of London most scenic spots, the yacht harbour at St Katherine Docks. London oldest street market is just 1/4 of a mile north of the Indigo Hotel, Petticoat lane has been selling fashion garments for over 400 years. Although the main tourist areas are some 2 miles to the west there is still much to see in the local surrounding areas. Royal Armouries and fusiliers Museum (0.3 miles), Whitechapel Art Gallery (0.3 miles), Monument (0.5 miles), Old Spitalfields Market (0.5 miles), Royal Exchange Shopping centre (0.5 miles), Broadgate Arena Theatre (0.5 miles), Bank of England Museum (0.5 miles), HMS Belfast (0.6 miles), London Dungeon (0.7 miles), Design Museum (0.7 miles), Southwark Cathedral (0.8 miles), Clink Prison Museum (0.8 miles), Barbian Arts Centre (0.8 miles) and St Pauls Cathedral (1 mile). The major railway station of Liverpool Street is just 0.4 miles away and from there you can catch the Stansted Express service to Stansted Airport. The Docklands Light Railway is within 0.2 miles at the nearby Tower Gateway Station.
Hotel in Detail:Newly opened in July 2010 the Hotel Indigo Tower Hill is an upmarket boutique style hotel housed in a former office building. The hotel is suited to both business guests and leisure guests alike.
Bedrooms are airy and bright with vibrant colours and all are air-conditioned and double glazed. In the superior rooms you will find four poster solid mahogany beds and a terracotta brick wall feature. The bathrooms come with a shower, hairdryer, designer toiletries, bathrobe, slippers and heated towel rails.
Amenities include free WiFi, flat screen television with pay movies, MP3 player, Ipod docking station, radio, minibar, iron/ironing board, tea/coffee facilities, laptop size safe, full length mirror, direct dial telephone with voicemail, desk and lamp.
24 hour room service. Free newspaper. Daily housekeeping. In-room video check-out. 3 rooms adapted for improved accessibility. Rooms have a Nespresso coffee machine. All floors served by a lift.
Dining Options:Square Mile Kitchen & Lounge: Located on the ground floor and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. The menu consists of traditional favourites fused with locally inspired dishes. Most of the ingredients are locally sourced. Features a stone baked pizza oven where the preparation area is open to public view. The Ambiance is buzzy with low level music playing in the background.
Lounge Bar: Serves a wide range of light snacks and refreshments including cocktails. A calm and relaxing setting.
Indigo Hotel Tower Hill guests have complimentary access to a nearby fitness club. There is an unstaffed business centre onsite with computers and internet services. Wireless internet access can be picked up throughout the hotel. The hotel has a concierge team and all public areas are air-conditioned.
24 hour front desk.
Hotel is all no-smoking.
Bedroom Numbers: 46 / 6 floors
Check-in: 15.00 (3 pm)
Parking:Public parking is available in close proximity to the hotel and charges apply.
Internet:Complimentary wireless internet access throughout.
More hotels from this chainIf your only looking for the Indigo chain take a look at your closest options:
Hotel Indigo 1 Leicester Square: is 2.4 miles (3.8 km) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 92% and rates start from about £127.5.
Hotel Indigo London Paddington: is 4.2 miles (6.8 km) from here, earns a customer rating of 90% and base rates begin at about £126.
Hotel Indigo London Kensington: 5.2 miles (8.3 km), rated at 90% and with rates from around £114.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 91% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 4 star hotels is 82%. Therefore this hotel is above average for its sector (star rating) and for London as a whole.
Indigo Hotels have an average guest rating of 87%. The Hotel Indigo London Tower Hill with its rating of 91% is therefore not just well above average for this chain but is our highest rated Indigo hotel.
Milesfaster ranking: 57th from 866 London hotels, 1st of 4 Indigo Hotels, and 19th of 329 four star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: Another hotel that is much like the Hotel Indigo London Tower Hill and not too far away (0.1 miles, 0.2 km) would be the 4 star Chamberlain Hotel, where prices begin from around £87 and which has a 90% guest satisfaction rating. The Chamberlain Hotel also offers: free WiFi.
Prefer a tried and tested hotel close by judged by its guests ratings? We think the 5 Star Four Seasons Hotel Trinity Square stands out in that regard. The Four Seasons Hotel Trinity Square is only 0.2 miles (0.3 km) away. The Four Seasons Hotel Trinity Square has an extremely high guest rating of 98%, one of the best rated London hotels.
Local hotels analysed:The 50 nearest hotels around this area (142 Minories, EC3 postcode) which we have have on our website extend out to a 1.0 miles (1.5 km) radius. The breakdown by star rating is 17 five star hotels (average rating 90%), 19 four star hotels (average rating 87%), 12 three star hotels (average rating 84%) and 2 two star hotels (average rating 75%). Top 4 star hotel is citizenM Shoreditch at 92%. Of the 50 local hotels top rated is Cheval Three Quays Tower of London (5 star) at 99%.
Base Rates: We use base rates as a guide to the hotels starting rates. They do not include special offers and deals though so are just a rough guide. Taking all the hotels in the area together the average starting rate is £132 per night. Rates range from £49 at Travelodge Central Bank (2 Star, 70%) with top rates of £450 at Four Seasons Hotel Trinity Square (5 Star, 98%). Rates broken down by star rating: Five Star average: £194, Four Star average: £116, Three Star average: £83 and Two Star average: £49.
We rank hotels based on their guest rating but balanced for their influencing factors. We rank Hotel Indigo London Tower Hill 7th (joint) of 50 and 2nd (joint) for the 19 four star hotels in the area. For lowest base rates in the area this hotel ranks 15th of 50 (5th of 19 four star hotels.). Our ranking for this hotel based on both its rates and its user rating is 6th of 44 for pure value for money (South Place Hotel was top).
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