Hotel in Detail:This is a modern hotel built in 2003.
The contemporary style bedrooms have air conditioning, en-suite facilities with toiletries, individually controlled air-conditioning, separate hanging closet, iron and ironing board, coffee/tea maker, WIFI internet access, power-shower, direct dial telephone with voicemail, double glazed windows that open, Electronic message display and bill view, modem points, work desk with lamp, and satellite television with pay movies.
Room configurations include twins and doubles. Six rooms have been adapted for accessibility. There's a daily housekeeping service. All bedrooms are non smoking. Free morning paper delivered to room.
The hotels breakfast room is called the 'Great Room' and here each morning continental breakfast is served. There's a good menu to choose from such as fruit juices, cereals, yogurts, freshly baked rolls, croissants and unlimited tea & coffee. An area is seta side for vending machines.
On the ground floor is the hotel Bar & lounge where guests can relax with a drink. lounge can be accessed 24 hours.
There are several restaurants in the local area.
Holiday Inn Express Limehouse services include dry cleaning and laundry (Monday till Friday) and a 24 hour front reception with safety deposit box facilities. Business facilities are offered with a computer that has internet access along copy and fax services. (charges apply). The hotels public areas are air-conditioned and have WIFI internet access (charge).
The hotel has four meeting rooms that can accommodate up to 65 people reception style and have WIFI internet access and air-conditioning. Three of the rooms have the benefit of natural daylight. Supplied equipment includes 35mm Slide Projector, Digital Projector, Flip Chart and Markers, LCD Projector, Microphone, Overhead Projector, VCR and Whiteboard.
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Railway Station: Limehouse 0.2 miles (0.3 km), DLR Station: Limehouse 0.2 miles (0.3 km), Tube Station: Shadwell 0.6 miles (0.9 km), Motorway: M11 Junction 4 6.8 miles (10.9 km).
The Holiday Inn Express Limehouse London is located just before the entrance into the Docklands underpass known as the Limehouse Link Tunnel. Ideal for access to both the Docklands or the City of London which are either side of The Highway (the road on which the hotel is located). The exhibition centre of Excel is 3.7 miles from here on the far side of the Docklands while City Airport is an easy ride along the A1203 at 4 miles. Though there's not much other than residential housing on this road, the parallel Commercial Road does have shops and bars. However you'll really want to head to central London for the traditional tourist facilities. One spot worth visiting nearby is St Katherine's Dock which is less than one mile along the Highway to the West. Here you can sit and joy the yacht harbour which is part of the River Thames, browse the shops, bars and restaurants or visit the Tower of London which is adjacent. Nearest local attractions include The Design Museum (0.8 miles), HMS Belfast (1.2 miles), London Dungeon (1.4 miles), Monument (1.5 miles) and the Museum of the Docklands (1.5 miles).
Bedroom Numbers: 150 / 7 floors
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm)
Check-out: 12.00 noon
History: £500,000 pound refurbishment of all bedrooms during 2016 in-line with the Holiday Inn Express New Generation standards.
This hotel has averaged a score of 4.05 out of 5 by 3536 past guests
>>>Booking.com (average customer rating 4.1 out of 5 from 2378 reviews)
>>>Tripadvisor (ranked 473 of 1140 for Hotels in London and rated 4 out of 5 from 1158 reviews)
Parking:Private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed) and costs £15 per day.
Internet:WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Pets:Pets are not allowed.
More hotels from this chainIf your first and only choice is for the Holiday Inn Express chain your options for the same brand nearby are:
Holiday Inn Express London City: is 2.0 miles (3.3 km) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 75% and rates start from about £98.
Holiday Inn Express Royal Docks/Docklands: is 2.4 miles (3.8 km) from here, earns a customer rating of 77% and base rates begin at about £49.
Holiday Inn Express Stratford: 2.4 miles (3.9 km), rated at 85% and with rates from around £73.
Holiday Inn Express Southwark: 2.5 miles (4.1 km), rated at 82% and with rates from around £108.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 81% by past guests. The London average is 79% and the average for 3 star hotels is 66%. Therefore this hotel is well above average for its sector (star rating) and for London as a whole. Holiday Inn Express Hotels across the chain average 80% so this hotel is just above the average rating for Holiday Inn Express hotels.
Milesfaster ranking: 396th from 865 London hotels, 15th of 29 Holiday Inn Express Hotels, and 104th of 321 three star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A similar hotel nearby (1.1 miles, 1.8 km) would be the 3 star Qbic Hotel London City, where rates start from £61 and which has an 88% guest satisfaction rating.For somewhere with lower starting rates try the Pembridge Palace Hotel. 6.4 miles from here (10.3 km), gaining a satisfaction rating of 61% from its past guests and the hotels starting rates begin at about £35.
Would you prefer to go with something that has scored higher in guest satisfaction ratings? If that is what your after then the 4 Star Amba Charing Cross seems like a possible option, and some 3.5 miles (5.6 km) from this hotel. The Amba Charing Cross has an extremely high guest rating of 97%, one of the best rated London hotels.
Local hotels analysed:The closest fifty hotels around this area (469-475 The Highway, E1 postcode) that are listed on this website cover a 1.8 miles (2.9 km) radius. The star rating breakdown shows 11 five star hotels (average rating 91%), 22 four star hotels (average rating 85%), 13 three star hotels (average rating 83%), 3 two star hotels (average rating 74%) and 1 one star hotel (rated 54%). Top 3 star hotels are Premier Inn London City (Aldgate), Premier Inn London City Tower Hill, Motel One Tower Hill, Premier Inn London Bank (Tower) and Premier Inn Tower Bridge (all five score 90%). Top rated of the local hotels is Cheval Three Quays Tower of London (5 star) at 99%.
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 £116 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: £200, Four Star average: £107, Three Star average: £80, Two Star average: £56 and One Star average: £35.
In terms of value for money for the local area we rank Qbic Hotel London City top.