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.
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).
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
This hotel has averaged a score of 4.5 out of 5 by 1275 past guests
>>>Booking.com (average customer rating 4.4 out of 5 from 267 reviews)
>>>Tripadvisor (ranked 176 of 1140 for Hotels in London and rated 4.5 out of 5 from 1008 reviews)
Parking:Private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed) and charges are applicable.
Internet:WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Pets:Pets are allowed on request. No extra charges.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 90% by past guests. The London average is 79% 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: 120th from 865 London hotels, and 54th of 133 five star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A similar type of hotel (size, rating) nearby (2.4 miles, 3.9 km) would be the 5 star Andaz Liverpool Street , with rates that start from about £287 and which has a 90% guest satisfaction rating. The Andaz Liverpool Street also offers: free WiFi.For a hotel that offers lower base rates take a look at the London Marriott Hotel Canary Wharf. 0.3 miles away (0.5 km), has been rated at 91% by past guests and whose lowest rates start at about £179.
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 Four Seasons Hotel Trinity Square seems like a possible option being 2.2 miles (3.5 km) from the Canary Riverside Plaza Hotel. The Four Seasons Hotel Trinity Square has an extremely high guest rating of 98%, one of the best rated London hotels.
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 8 five star hotels (average rating 92%), 21 four star hotels (average rating 85%), 15 three star hotels (average rating 83%), 5 two star hotels (average rating 77%) and 1 one star hotel (rated 54%). 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. The average base rate for all the areas hotels is £101 per night. From a low of £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 averages for each star level: Five Star average: £175, Four Star average: £98, 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 6th (joint) for the 8 five star hotels in the area. We rank the hotel 48th of 50 (6th of 8 five star hotels.) for base rates. We rank this hotel based on rates and also review scores to place it 21st of 36 of all the closest hotels in terms of value for money (Qbic Hotel London City was top).