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 50% by past guests. The London average is 90% and the average for 2 star hotels is 90%. Therefore this hotel is below average for its sector (star rating) .
Milesfaster ranking: 842nd from 846 London hotels, and 70th of 71 two star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A comparable type of hotel close by (0.5 miles, 0.8 km) would be the 2 star Newham Hotel, with base rates beginning from £45 and which has a 66% guest satisfaction rating. The Newham Hotel also offers: free WiFi.Looking for lower base rates? Then another option might be the Generator Hotel. 7.1 miles away (11.4 km), has scored 93% from former guests and whose lowest rates start at about £16 (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 Ibis Budget London Whitechapel seems like a possible option, and some 4.9 miles (7.9 km) from this hotel. The Novotel London Canary Wharf has a perfect unblemished customer rating 99%, a truly stunning achievement.
Local hotels analysed:The fifty closest hotels from here (105 Godwin Road, E7 postcode) that we have data for cover a 4.3 miles (6.9 km) radius. The 50 consist of 4 five star hotels (average rating 90%), 14 four star hotels (average rating 84%), 21 three star hotels (average rating 80%), 8 two star hotels (average rating 69%) and 3 one star hotels (average rating 63%). Top 2 star hotels are Ibis Hotel Stratford and the Ibis Docklands Hotel (both 77%). Of these hotels the highest rated is Intercontinental London O2 Arena (5 star) at 94%.
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 £82 per night. The low end of the scale shows rates from £29 at City View Hotel (1 Star, 57%) to a high of £400 at Fox Apartments (4 Star, 81%). Rate averages for each star rating: Five Star average: £160, Four Star average: £116, Three Star average: £65, Two Star average: £44 and One Star average: £37.
We rank hotels based on their guest rating but balanced for their influencing factors and we rank Forest Gate Hotel 50th of 50 nearby hotels and 8th (last) for the 8 two star hotels in the area. Compared to the nearest alternative hotels this hotel is 5th of 50 (2nd (joint) of 8 two star hotels.) for base rates. Balancing the hotels rates and user rating we rank the hotel 31st of 44 when judging the balance of price point to user rating (Travelodge Walthamstow was top).