Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Railway Station: Woolwich Arsenal 0.2 miles (0.3 km), DLR Station: King George V 0.8 miles (1.2 km), Tube Station: North Greenwich 2.7 miles (4.4 km), Motorway: M11 Junction 4 7.3 miles (11.7 km). The Comfort Zone @ Vista River View Serviced Apartments is located close to the banks of the River Thames in the south London area of Woolwich. This area is to the far south east of central London some 9 miles from the very central tourist areas. Woolwich itself has much to offer and is just 1.3 miles from the 60 acres of Gallions Reach shopping centre. The area is linked to the the north via the Woolwich ferry which runs from a location just 400 yards (3 minutes walk) from the apartments and by the Woolwich Arsenal DLR terminus which opened in January 2009 just a short walk form the Vista River View Apartments. Very nicely situated for London City Airport ( 6 minutes by DLR) and ExCel Exhibition Centre thanks to the links to the north of the river. The DLR also provides connections to the Canary Wharf/Docklands area. If your driving then you can use the Blackwall Tunnel which is 3 miles way as well as the Woolwich ferry. Its b the foot of the tunnel where you will find the major attraction and events venue of the O2 Arena (aka Millennium Dome) which is 2.7 miles from the hotel. Woolwich also has a bus service running to the Bluewater shopping entre with close to 350 shops.
Apartments in Detail:The Comfort Zone Vista Apartments offer a 24 hour concierge service. Apartments are fully equipped and have living/dining areas, a fully fitted kitchen, well appointed bedrooms (master with en-suite), separate bathroom facilities. Many apartments have panoramic river views and a balcony.
Apartments include LCD Flat screen TV with digital channels, CD/DVD Player, radio, Washer/Drier, Dishwasher, high speed internet access, Kettle, hairdryer, Iron and Ironing Board on request, Full-Length Mirror, Separate Hanging Closet, Double Wardrobe, Floor to Ceiling double glazed Windows. The fully equipped kitchen comes with Kitchen Range with Electric Hobs, Microwave Oven, Dishwasher, Toaster, Fridge and Fridge Freezer.
There is weekly housekeeping.
The apartments are all non-smoking.
Bedroom Numbers: 2
Check-in: 15.00 (3 pm) (apartments may levy a surcharge after 20.00)
Parking:There is no parking onsite.
Internet:No internet access available.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 20% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 3 star hotels is 77%. Therefore this hotel is below average for its sector (star rating) .
Milesfaster ranking: 866th from 866 London hotels, and 328th of 328 three star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A similar hotel nearby (1.2 miles, 2.0 km) would be the 3 star Travelodge City Airport, where rates start from £81 and which has an 80% guest satisfaction rating.If you are looking for something a bit cheaper then take a look at the Holiday Inn Express Excel. 1.5 miles from here (2.4 km), has been rated at 83% by past guests and has rates from around £52.
Howabout selecting an alternative hotel by its higher guest rating? In that case the 4 Star Fox Apartments may be one too look at being 2.2 miles (3.5 km) from the Comfort Zone Serviced Apartments. A highly rated hotel with a guest score of 90%.
Local hotels analysed:The 50 hotels nearest to this location (The Vista Building, Calderwood St, SE18 postcode) that we list cover a 4.6 miles (7.4 km) radius. They include 3 five star hotels (average rating 90%), 17 four star hotels (average rating 84%), 19 three star hotels (average rating 78%), 9 two star hotels (average rating 73%) and 2 one star hotels (average rating 69%). Top 3 star hotels are Premier Inn Docklands Excel, Premier Inn Greenwich and Premier Inn Stratford (all three rated 90%). Of the local hotels the highest rated are Intercontinental London O2 Arena (5 star), the Radisson Blu New Providence Wharf (4 star) and also the Marriott West India Quay Hotel (5 star) (all joint top with 91%).
Base Rates: See a breakdown of the average starting (base) rates for the area. Base rates are a rough guide to starting rates as they do not include special offers and deals. The average starting rates for the surrounding area are around £80 per night. They range from a low of £34 at Ibis Hotel Barking (2 Star, 77%) to a high of £250 at Fox Apartments (4 Star, 90%). The breakdown by star rating shows the following averages: Five Star average: £151, Four Star average: £99, Three Star average: £69, Two Star average: £51 and One Star average: £45.
In terms of value for money for the local area we rank Ibis Hotel Barking top.
Important: Guests who have not contacted the apartments by 8pm on the day of arrival may not be guaranteed their apartment. Guests MUST telephone Comfort Zone Serviced Apartments at least 1 hour before arrival so that arrangements could be made to meet & greet them at reception. Check-out is strictly by 11am. Late check-outs will incur a full day's charge.