Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Railway Station: Wanstead Park 0.4 miles (0.6 km), Tube Station: East Ham 1.3 miles (2.1 km), DLR Station: Stratford 1.9 miles (3.1 km), Motorway: M11 Junction 4 2.9 miles (4.7 km). The Forest Gate Hotel is just over 1.5 miles from the Stratford shopping centre and also close the North Circular road which links up with the M11 and M1 motorways and A40 dual carriageway. Convenient for London City airport. Forest Gate is a multicultural neighbourhood.
Hotel in Detail:The Forest Gate Hotel is a Victorian public house (bar) with the hotel being the upper two floors. The Hotel also has a fully equipped kitchen. The pub is a very traditional public house with pool tables and darts and is very much in keeping with the feel of this part of East London. There is also a large screen TV showing sports events.
Bedrooms have shared bathroom facilities. In-room amenities include Microwave, kitchenette, tea facilities, Seating Area, Refrigerator, Telephone, Heating, TV and Ironing Facilities.
Luggage storage facilities.
Bedroom Numbers: 14
Check-in: 12.00 noon
Check-out: 11.00 am
Parking:There is no parking onsite.
Internet:Complimentary wireless internet access throughout.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 54% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 2 star hotels is 69%. Therefore this hotel is below average for its sector (star rating) .
Milesfaster ranking: 854th from 866 London hotels, and 68th of 70 two star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A comparable type of hotel close by (0.7 miles, 1.2 km) would be the 2 star London Town Hotel, with base rates beginning from £59 and which has an 80% guest satisfaction rating.For somewhere with lower starting rates try the Smart Hyde Park View Hostel. 1.2 miles from here (1.9 km), gaining a satisfaction rating of 70% from its past guests and the hotels starting rates begin at about £11 (theres free WiFi too).
Would you prefer to go with something that has scored higher in guest satisfaction ratings? If that is what your after then the 2 Star Oliver Plaza Hotel seems like a possible option, it's only 0.8 miles (1.2 km) from here. A highly rated hotel with a guest score of 88%.
Local hotels analysed:The fifty closest hotels from here (105 Godwin Road, E7 postcode) that we have data for cover a 4.2 miles (6.8 km) radius. The 50 consist of 4 five star hotels (average rating 90%), 13 four star hotels (average rating 85%), 21 three star hotels (average rating 80%), 9 two star hotels (average rating 71%) and 3 one star hotels (average rating 64%). Top 2 star hotel is Ibis Docklands Excel at 83%. Of these hotels the highest rated are Radisson Blu New Providence Wharf (4 star), the Intercontinental London O2 Arena (5 star) and also the Marriott West India Quay Hotel (5 star) (all joint top with 91%).
Base Rates: See how the area stacks up for low rates using base rates. We use published base rates but note these do not reflect special offers or short term discounts so remain a rough guide. We have calculated the average base rate for all the 50 nearby hotels at £77 per night. The low end of the scale shows rates from £30 at Silkhouse Hotel (2 Star, 58%) to a high of £250 at Fox Apartments (4 Star, 90%). Rate averages for each star rating: Five Star average: £146, Four Star average: £105, Three Star average: £66, Two Star average: £43 and One Star average: £41.
We rank hotels based on their guest rating but balanced for their influencing factors and we rank Forest Gate Hotel 49th (joint) of 50 nearby hotels and 9th (last) for the 9 two star hotels in the area. Compared to the nearest alternative hotels this hotel is 7th of 50 (4th of 9 two star hotels.) for base rates. Balancing the hotels rates and user rating we rank the hotel 43rd of 46 when judging the balance of price point to user rating (City View Hotel was top).