Hotel in Detail:Striking glass building the Britannia International Hotel Docklands provides guest with a traditional style hotel.
All rooms are air conditioned, en-suite with bath and shower and double rooms come as standard, most have zip and link beds. Other facilities include Direct dial telephones, dressing table, Trouser press, Hairdryer, television and hospitality tray. All rooms get a free newspaper.
Deluxe rooms are more spacious and some has a spa bath.
Studios are split level with a spa bath, glass cabinets, dining table and chairs, spiral staircase and balcony.
Penthouse is 2 rooms with a living area, Spa bath and a Balcony.
The hotel has three Restaurants, a nightclub and a bar.
Spice Indian Restaurant: All dishes are served fresh and prepared using the finest ingredients. A speciality is the naan breads, great for soaking up your sauces.
Dinner: 18.30 till 22:00.
Jenny's Carvery Restaurant: With a view over the old Jamaican Sugar Docks and Canary Wharf, serves traditional food at value for money prices and the Big Britannia Breakfast, a selection of hot and cold dishes for a great start to the day.
Open: 07.00 till 10.00 (weekends 07.30 till 10.30), Sunday lunch 13.00 till 15.00, dinner 19.00 till 22.00.
The Pizzeria: With the décor of an Italian Trattoria serves traditional Italian food and a range of snacks and sandwiches.
Open: noon till 23.00.
Conservatory Bar: Has views over the river and serves a full range of drinks along with snacks. Floor to ceiling windows and laid out on split levels.
Open from 10.00.
'Fridays' Nightclub & Bar: Dancing and big screen sports.
Other Hotel facilities include Spindles Health and Leisure centre with swimming pool, whirlpool, sauna and steam rooms, split level gym and its own bar, onsite parking and meeting rooms with a capacity of up to 600.
Complimentary WiFi in public areas and some rooms.
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube Station: Canary Wharf 0.2 miles (0.3 km), DLR Station: Heron Quays 0.2 miles (0.4 km), Railway Station: Limehouse 1 miles (1.6 km), Motorway: M11 Junction 4 7 miles (11.3 km). The Britannia International Hotel is located within the area now known as the Docklands. Strictly speaking this is the Isle of Dogs. Once an area of deserted and abandoned warehouses, now a regenerated and thriving financial area and upmarket residential district. The Canary Wharf section 0f the docklands is now a favourite choice for some of the worlds largest corporations and businesses. The area has good amenities including shops, restaurants and facilities. 3 minutes walk from South Quay on the Docklands light railway and just 3.2 miles from London City Airport. Situated by the waters edge. Just over a mile on the opposite side of the River Thames is the O2 Arena (was the Millennium Dome) here huge events are held throughout the year. Just over a half a mile way is Billingsgate market which is the largest fish market in the UK. Just over 2 miles from the major exhibition entre, ExCel.
Bedroom Numbers: 442 / 13 floors
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm)
Check-out: 11.00 am
Parking:Public parking is available on site and costs £21 per day.
Internet:WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
More hotels from this chainAssuming your only interested in the Britannia chain your choices nearby include:
Hampstead Britannia Hotel: is 6.7 miles (10.7 km) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 61% and rates start from about £45.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 66% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 4 star hotels is 82%. Therefore this hotel is below average for its sector (star rating) . Britannia Hotels across the chain average 52% so this hotel is one of the better rated Britannia hotels.
Milesfaster ranking: 778th from 866 London hotels, 1st of 6 Britannia Hotels, and 321st of 329 four star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: Also close by and a similar hotel (0.2 miles, 0.4 km) would be the 4 star Best Western Shaftesbury Paddington Court, whose lowest rates start at about £96 and which has an 82% guest satisfaction rating. The Best Western Shaftesbury Paddington Court also offers: free WiFi.Prefer something with a higher guest rating? Then the 4 Star Royal Park Hotel may be one too look at. The Royal Park Hotel is only 0.1 miles (0.2 km) away. A highly rated hotel with a guest score of 90%.
Local hotels analysed:The closest fifty hotels around this area (163 Marsh Wall, E14 postcode) that are listed on this website cover a 2.4 miles (3.9 km) radius. The star rating breakdown shows 8 five star hotels (average rating 89%), 21 four star hotels (average rating 85%), 15 three star hotels (average rating 81%), 5 two star hotels (average rating 77%) and 1 one star hotel (rated 54%). Top 4 star hotel is citizenM Tower of London at 92%. Top rated of the local hotels is Four Seasons Hotel Trinity Square (5 star) at 98%.
Base Rates: Here we breakdown the starting rates (base rates) by overall average and by star rating. However base rates do not take account of special offers and one off deals so are just a guide. Looking at all the base rates of the 50 local hotels the average rate is £103 per night. Rates range from £35 at City View Hotel (1 Star, 54%) and the highest rates top out at £450 at Four Seasons Hotel Trinity Square (5 Star, 98%). The following are the rate averages per star level: Five Star average: £180, Four Star average: £103, Three Star average: £84, Two Star average: £57 and One Star average: £35.
We use a proprietary algorithm to rank hotels based on user reviews but adjusting for contributing factors. We rank Britannia International Hotel 47th of the 50 local hotels and 21st (last) for the 21 four star hotels in the area. Our ranking for sheer lowest base rates is 3rd of 50 (1st of 21 four star hotels.). To give an overall ranking compared to hotels nearby we combine the rating and base rate scores which gives this hotel a ranking of 43rd of 45 for sheer bang for buck (City View Hotel was top).