Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: DLR Station: Westferry 0.2 miles (0.3 km), Tube Station: Canary Wharf 0.4 miles (0.7 km), Railway Station: Limehouse 0.6 miles (1 km), Motorway: M11 Junction 4 6.7 miles (10.8 km). The Canary Riverside Plaza Hotel London is situated on a development known as Canary Riverside which Includes a 44,000 Sq ft spa and fitness facility, restaurants and many luxury apartment blocks (some 350). The hotel enjoys spectacular views out over the River Thames. Canary Wharf has become known as London's second financial centre with the many financial institutions that have their headquarters here and is rivalling the City of London for importance. Access is very easy to the square mile (alternative name for the City of London centre) via the nearby 'The Highway' which leads to Tower Hill. Nearby attractions include the Museum of the Docklands (0.2 miles), Canary Wharf Tower (0.3 miles), Cutty Sark (1.7 miles), National Maritime Museum (1.9 miles), Design museum (1.9 miles) and St Katherine's Dock (2 miles).
Hotel in Detail:
Hotel in DetailThe Canary Riverside Plaza Hotel has an intimate and contemporary design, maintains traditional standards and overlooks the River Thames. There are 142 Rooms, including 14 Suites on 10 levels with a three storey lobby.
The Canary Riverside Plaza Hotel has some of the largest rooms in London, modern and contemporary in style. Standard rooms have views over canary Wharf and the City and occupy levels two to four and are 37m2. Superior rooms occupy levels five to eight and so enjoy greater views over the City and Canary Wharf, also 37m2. Deluxe rooms take up levels two through to eight and have views over the River Thames and are also 37m2. There are also a range of suites.
All rooms come with two-line speaker phones, data ports for PCs, and an in-room safe large enough to hold a laptop computer, fully stocked private bar, in-room movies and international TV channels on 42 inch flat screen TV, marble bathroom with a deep soaking tub, separate shower stall, large vanity, shaving/make-up mirror and water closet. Bedrooms have both wires and wireless internet access.
All hotel rooms are equipped with a complete guest room entertainment service, including high-definition video on demand, internet video games, high speed internet access, and a customised guest interface.
24 hour room service. Turndown service.
Dining Options:The Canary Riverside Plaza Hotels dining option is the Quadrato Restaurant located on the lobby level. Dress requirement is described as casual and reservations are recommended. Here the ambience is intimate but with an energetic feel and the setting is best described as contemporary and stylish. The restaurant seats 100 and serves modern Northern Italian cuisine, prepared with the highest quality fresh ingredients. In the evenings entertainment is provided by a piano player, and outdoor seating for up to 35 guests is available in the summer. The menu is varied with seasonal menus, weekly specials, innovative desserts and a children's menu. On Sundays, the Tuscan Brunch offers an array of specialties such as seafood, terrines, cheeses, roasts, homemade breads and creative desserts. Every Saturday evening the restaurant features what it calls "Oceano", a night of seafood and live jazz. The restaurant provides a children's menu.
Open: Breakfast weekdays 06:30 till 11:30, Saturday 08:00 till 11:30, Sunday 08:00 till 11:00
Lunch: 12:00 noon till 15:00, Dinner 18:00 till 22:30.
The Canary Riverside Plaza Hotel guests have private access to the Dove spa at the Virgin Active Health Club next door. This features a 20 meter infinity edge swimming pool and floodlight tennis courts (spa treatments are extra). Spa treatments providing skin and body therapies, including unique hydrotherapy treatments. (charges apply). Some of the spa therapies and beauty treatments are available in-room by prior request.
The hotel also has its own onsite fitness room/gymnasium with 4,000 sq. foot of space and accessible 24 hours.
If your travelling with young children you'll be glad to know the hotel will provide complimentary colouring books, pencils and use of games and video game units. Babysitting can be arranged but requires 24 hour notice.
The Canary Riverside Plaza Hotel has 7 meeting rooms that can accommodate up to 200 delegates reception style.
Onsite is a 24 hour business centre and business services include delivery, fax, photocopying, Audiovisual equipment with Computers and printers being available for use.
Complimentary overnight shoeshine, as well as 24-hour room service and dry-cleaning. Event facilities include a ballroom, conference rooms, and banquet facilities measuring 5,931 square feet.
History: Was branded as The Four Seasons Canary Wharf Hotel from December 1999 till April 30 2016.
Bedroom Numbers: 142 / 10 Floors
Check-in: 15.00 (3pm)
Check-out: 12.00 noon
Parking:Private parking is available on site and charges apply.
Internet:Complimentary wireless internet access throughout.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 90% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 5 star hotels is 89%. Therefore this hotel is above average for its sector (star rating) and for London as a whole.
Milesfaster ranking: 116th from 866 London hotels, and 54th of 131 five star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A similar type of hotel (size, rating) nearby (1.2 miles, 1.9 km) would be the 4 star Copthorne Hotel London Gatwick, with rates that start from about £84 and which has a 72% guest satisfaction rating.If you are looking for something a bit cheaper then take a look at the Holiday Inn Gatwick Worth. 1.7 miles from here (2.7 km), has been rated at 82% by past guests and has rates from around £59.
Would you prefer to go with something that has scored higher in guest satisfaction ratings? If that is what your after then the 5 Star Windfalls Boutique Hotel Crawley seems like a possible option being 1.6 miles (2.7 km) from the Canary Riverside Plaza Hotel. The Windfalls Boutique Hotel Crawley has a perfect unblemished customer rating 99%, a truly stunning achievement.
Local hotels analysed:The fifty hotels that are closest to this location (46 Westferry Circus, E14 postcode) which we list extend for a 2.3 miles (3.6 km) radius. They are made up of 9 five star hotels (average rating 90%), 21 four star hotels (average rating 84%), 15 three star hotels (average rating 81%), 5 two star hotels (average rating 76%) and 1 one star hotel (rated 56%). Top rated of the local hotels is Cheval Three Quays Tower of London (5 star) at 99%.
Base Rates: Base rates can indicate the lowest available rates for a particular hotel. This is a good general guide but as base rates do not account for special offers and one off deals they can only be a rough guide.
For the nearest 51 hotels in the area we have base rate data on all of them. The average base rate for all the areas hotels is £104 per night. From a low of £35 at City View Hotel (1 Star, 56%) and the highest rates top out at £450 at Four Seasons Hotel Trinity Square (5 Star, 91%). The following are the averages for each star level: Five Star average: £168, Four Star average: £105, Three Star average: £84, Two Star average: £57 and One Star average: £35.
Using our in-house algorithm we rank hotels based on guest ratings and weighted for related factors we rank Canary Riverside Plaza Hotel 8th (joint) of 50 area hotels and 5th (joint) for the 9 five star hotels in the area. We rank the hotel 48th of 51 (7th of 9 five star hotels.) for base rates. We rank this hotel based on rates and also review scores to place it 21st of 45 of all the closest hotels in terms of value for money (City View Hotel was top).
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Worlds Leading Luxury Business Hotel Nomination 2010