Hotel in Detail:First opened October 2012. Guests who have stayed in a Travelodge before will know what to expect at the Travelodge London Clapham Junction as facilities and bedrooms are standardised across the chain.
Your guest room will have a King size bed with duvet, flat screen television, tea and coffee facilities and wireless internet access. Each bedroom has an en–suite shower room with shampoo, soap and body wash. Hairdryers and irons available from reception. Cots can be requested.
Although the hotel has no dining or bar facilities there is a café serving breakfast adjacent to the Travelodge Clapham Junction hotel.
There is no onsite parking but you can park at a nearby (5 minutes) supermarkets car park (charges apply).
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Railway Station: Clapham Junction 211 yards (192 metres), Tube Station: Clapham South 1.2 miles (1.9 km), Motorway: M4 Junction 1 5.1 miles (8.2 km).
The Travelodge London Clapham Junction is just 0.35 miles (0.6 km) from the huge Clapham Common. 220 acres in size the common includes three ponds, running track, skateboard park, bowling green and Victorian bandstand within its triangular borders. Also the same distance from Wandsworth Common which covers 170 acres and also features a large pond. This area is south of the River Thames and access to the central areas around the west end (3.5 miles, 5.6 km away) are via Battersea or Chelsea bridges (the closest bridges to the hotel). Clapham is a busy bustling area with a mix of residential properties, High Street shopping, bars, restaurants and fashionable clubs. Despite the hotels name the Travelodge actually resides within Battersea (as does Clapham Junction Station) which is adjacent to Clapham. The hotel itself is surrounded by shops and bars. The area is perhaps best known for the former Battersea Power Station landmark and as home to Battersea Dogs Home and New Covent Garden Market. Just 2 minutes from Clapham Junction station which is on the London Overground network and connects to Victoria station within 7 minutes. The Clapham Grand Nightclub is 264 yards (241 metres) from the Travelodge. Other places of note include Battersea Arts Centre 528 yards (482 metres) and Battersea Heliport 0.6 miles (1.0 km). Less than 1.5 miles (2.4 km) from Stamford Bridge home to Chelsea football club.
Check-in: 12.00 (noon)
Check-out: 15.00 (3 pm)
This hotel has averaged a score of 4 out of 5 by 690 past guests
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Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 80% by past guests. The London average is 79% and the average for 2 star hotels is 70%. Therefore this hotel is well above average for its sector (star rating) and for London as a whole. Travelodge Hotels across the chain average 76% so this hotel is one of the better rated Travelodge hotels.
Milesfaster ranking: 581st from 865 London hotels, 3rd of 43 Travelodge Hotels, and 19th of 71 two star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: Also close by and a similar hotel (1.3 miles, 2.0 km) would be the 2 star Gateway Hotel, whose lowest rates start at about £75 and which has an 87% guest satisfaction rating. The Gateway Hotel also offers: free WiFi.Perhaps you would prefer a cheaper option? In that case one to look at is the Hotel Lily. 2.0 miles away (3.2 km), has scored 55% from former guests where rates start from approximately £79.
Can we suggest something with a higher guest score? We suggest the 4 Star Artist Residence London seems like a possible option being 2.0 miles (3.3 km) from the Travelodge Clapham Junction. The Artist Residence London has an extremely high guest rating of 97%, one of the best rated London hotels.
Local hotels analysed:The 51 hotels nearest to this location (155 Falcon Road , SW11 postcode) that we list cover a 2.1 miles (3.5 km) radius. They include 14 five star hotels (average rating 86%), 18 four star hotels (average rating 84%), 13 three star hotels (average rating 76%) and 5 two star hotels (average rating 74%). Top 2 star hotel is Gateway Hotel at 87%. Of the local hotels the highest rated is Artist Residence London (4 star) at 97%.
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 £136 per night. They range from a low of £53 at Ibis Earls Court (3 Star, 75%) to a high of £426 at The Apartments by The Sloane Club (5 Star, 91%). The breakdown by star rating shows the following averages: Five Star average: £210, Four Star average: £142, Three Star average: £81 and Two Star average: £49.
In terms of value for money for the local area we rank Ibis Earls Court top.
More hotels from this chainYou may be thinking your only preferred choice is still going to be the Travelodge chain your closest choices would be:
Travelodge Battersea: is 0.6 miles (0.9 km) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 60% and rates start from about £54.
Travelodge Fulham: is 1.9 miles (3.1 km) from here, earns a customer rating of 80% and base rates begin at about £57.
Travelodge Waterloo: 3.6 miles (5.8 km), rated at 90% and with rates from around £63.
Travelodge Southwark Hotel: 3.9 miles (6.3 km), rated at 80% and with rates from around £81.