Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube Station: North Greenwich 0.6 miles (1 km), Railway Station: Westcombe Park 0.6 miles (1 km), DLR Station: West Silvertown 0.9 miles (1.5 km), Motorway: M11 Junction 4 7.2 miles (11.6 km). The Express by Holiday Inn Greenwich has easy access via the Jubilee Line (North Greenwich-Millennium Dome) to Canary Wharf, London City Airport and ExCel (1.4 miles). The hotel is just on the South side of the River Thames (and the South East of London) but located by the A102m dual carriageway which gives access to the North of the River Thames via the Blackwell tunnel. The hotel is a 5 minute taxi ride from Greenwich itself. Within 15 minutes walk of the O2 Arena and the Emirates Air Line Cable Cars ride between the north and south sides of the River Thames. The area is known as Greenwich Peninsula.
Nearest local attractions include the David Beckham Academy (Summer Camps, After School Coaching and day courses in Football skills and techniques) (0.5 miles), Millennium Dome (0.6 miles), National Maritime Museum (1 mile), Gipsy Moth IV (sailed by Sir Francis Chichester) (1.1 miles), Cutty Sark (1.1 miles), Royal Observatory (1.1 miles) and the Fan Museum (The first Museum in the world to be devoted entirely to all aspects of fans) (1.2 miles).
Hotel In Detail:The Holiday Inn Express Greenwich modern and contemporary Hotel with convenient road access to the major areas of London.
Bedroom facilities include air conditioning (comfort cooling and heating system), free WIFI internet access, en-suite bathroom with power shower, iron and ironing board, desk area, 32 inch flat screen TV, direct dial telephone with voicemail, tea/coffee making facilities, full length mirror, windows that open and hairdryer.
Some rooms have views of Canary Wharf and the River Thames. Lift to all floors. There are 10 accessible bedrooms. Choice of soft and form pillows. Daily housekeeping.
The hotel serves a hot breakfast each morning in its restaurant area. The Great Room restaurant is found the first floor and serves a range of favourites such as curries, burgers and pasta.
In the foyer you will find a dispensing machine where sandwiches, snacks, chocolates and drinks are available.
The Great Room Bar on the first floor is where you will find the hotels fully licensed bar. An evening menu as well as drinks can be purchased here. Open from midday (noon) till late.
The public areas of the hotel have WIFI access available (complimentary).
For the business traveller the hotel offers 3 meeting rooms with a capacity for up to guests theatre style. The rooms feature WiFi internet access, independent air conditioning, natural daylight and adjustable lighting with black out facilities, Flip Chart and Markers, LCD Projector, Modem Lines, Overhead Projector, VCR and Whiteboard.
Other services offered by the Express Greenwich hotel include dry cleaning and laundry pickup, foreign currency exchange and the 24/7 front reception offers safety deposit box facilities.
There is a business corner where guests will find Copy, Courier, E-mail & Internet, fax, PC, Printer and internet access services.
Bedroom Numbers: 162 / 7 floors
Check-in: 15.00 (3pm)
Check-out: 12.00 noon
Parking:Public parking is available on site and costs £14 per day.
Internet:Complimentary wireless internet access throughout.
More hotels from this chainIf your only looking for the Holiday Inn Express chain take a look at your closest options:
Holiday Inn Express Royal Docks/Docklands: is 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 77% and rates start from about £49.
Holiday Inn Express Excel: is 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from here, earns a customer rating of 83% and base rates begin at about £48.
Holiday Inn Express Limehouse: 2.6 miles (4.2 km), rated at 81% and with rates from around £63.
Holiday Inn Express Stratford: 3.1 miles (5.0 km), rated at 83% and with rates from around £64.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 83% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 3 star hotels is 76%. Therefore this hotel is above average for its sector (star rating) and for London as a whole. Holiday Inn Express Hotels across the chain average 79% so this hotel is one of the better rated Holiday Inn Express hotels.
Milesfaster ranking: 318th from 866 London hotels, 7th of 29 Holiday Inn Express Hotels, and 79th of 329 three star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A similar hotel nearby (1.4 miles, 2.2 km) would be the 3 star Holiday Inn Express Royal Docks/Docklands, where rates start from £49 and which has a 78% guest satisfaction rating.Looking for lower base rates? Then another option might be the Travelodge Croydon Central Hotel. 9.3 miles from here (15.0 km), achieving a rating of 80% by its past clients where rates start from approximately £32.
Why not choose a hotel with a higher customer satisfaction score? If that is what your after then the 4 Star Radisson Blu New Providence Wharf is potentially a good choice for you being 1.2 miles (1.9 km) from the Holiday Inn Express Greenwich. The Radisson Blu New Providence Wharf is one of the top rated London hotels with a 91% guest satisfaction rating.
Local hotels analysed:The fifty closest hotels from here (Bugsby Way, SE10 postcode) that we have data for cover a 3.7 miles (5.9 km) radius. The breakdown by star rating is 3 five star hotels (average rating 91%), 20 four star hotels (average rating 85%), 19 three star hotels (average rating 77%), 6 two star hotels (average rating 77%) and 2 one star hotels (average rating 57%). Top 3 star hotels are Premier Inn Docklands Excel, Premier Inn Greenwich and Premier Inn Stratford (all three rated 89%). Of the 50 local hotels top rated is Intercontinental London O2 Arena (5 star) at 92%.
Base Rates: Using base rates we analyse average starting rates for the area. Useful as a guide but note they do not include special offers or short term deals. Taking all the hotels in the area together the average starting rate is £84 per night. Rates range from £35 at City View Hotel (1 Star, 54%) with top rates of £250 at Fox Apartments (4 Star, 90%). Rates broken down by star rating: Five Star average: £151, Four Star average: £100, Three Star average: £70, Two Star average: £57 and One Star average: £37.
We rank hotels based on their guest rating but balanced for their influencing factors. We rank Holiday Inn Express Greenwich 23rd (joint) of 50 and 8th (joint) for the 19 three star hotels in the area. For lowest base rates in the area this hotel ranks 30th of 50 (13th (joint) of 19 three star hotels.). Our ranking for this hotel based on both its rates and its user rating is 35th of 45 for pure value for money (City View Hotel was top).
Comment: Refurbishment 2008.