Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: DLR Station: West India Quay 0.1 miles (0.2 km), Tube Station: Canary Wharf 0.3 miles (0.5 km), Railway Station: Limehouse 0.8 miles (1.3 km), Motorway: M11 Junction 4 6.6 miles (10.6 km). The West India Quay Marriott Canary Wharf Hotel & Executive Apartments situated adjacent to Canary Wharf, has become a defining landmark since opening in June 2004. With its stunning knife-edge and elegant curves, it is a testament to the exciting architectural renaissance of 21st Century London. The dramatic facade is matched by the luxurious interior. Traditional luxury blends perfectly with modern design and state-of-the-art technology, providing the perfect base for the business or leisure traveller. The Marriott forms part of a stunning landmark development surrounded by skyscrapers. There is plenty to keep you occupied nearby, with over 240 shops and an impressive choice of bars and restaurants, many housed in beautiful Grade 1 listed warehouses situated on West India Quay. Just 3.2 miles from London City Airport and close to the main dual carriageway (A 1261) that runs though the docklands giving access into the City of London itself as well as being close to the West India Quay light railway station. Nearest attractions include the O2 arena, Old Royal Observatory, Tower Of London, HMS Belfast and the London Dungeon. You can also catch one of the Thames Clippers catamarans to the West End in just 23 minutes, perhaps stopping by the Tower of London on the way to the Houses of Parliament and the London Eye. The ExCel exhibition centre is 2 miles . Canary Wharf is home to a range of shops and bars.
Hotel in Detail:Curve is the the watch word at the Marriott West India Quay thanks to its design, besides being the name given to the bar and restaurant you'll find your windows also have a curve in symmetry with the construction.
Bedrooms make use of plenty of reds and gold's in their colour scheme. In-room facilities include air-conditioning, Ipod dock, desk, high speed internet access, cable TV with pay movies and internet browser plus video view bill facility, hairdryer, laptop size safe, dual line direct dial phone with voicemail, iron/ironing board/ tea/coffee facilities and minibar. Beds have a down filled mattress, duvet and no less than 6 pillows. Bathrooms come with supplied toiletries, most with separate bath and shower along with robes and slippers. Standard rooms are 28 m²
There are 7 curve suites (actually have a curved shape) which future full height, floor to ceiling windows and have a separate living space.
Dedicated executive level with an executive lounge.
Room service is 24 hours. All rooms and public areas are non-smoking. Daily maid service.
The Marriott also has air-conditioned apartments that come with a fitted kitchenette along with cooking utensils, a microwave oven, dishwasher and fridge. Of course you will also find high end amenities and furnishings.
Dining Options:Onsite is the modern and stylish Manhattan Grill restaurant where the finest steaks are cooked to perfection. With vies over Canary Wharf and the local docks the restaurant offers the ultimate steakhouse experience.
Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Restaurant overlooks the local docks.
Also onsite is the Classy style Manhattan Bar and Terrace. Along with the drinks (including cocktails) and cigars the bar serves lunch and dinner.
The Marriott West India Quay hotel features 14 meeting rooms (covering 65,000 m²), a health club and sauna. There is also an express check-in and check-out option.
Onsite Cellular Health, Beauty & Wellbeing providing Body scrub, Facials and Massages. Also houses a fully-equipped gym (free eights, cardio machines) & sauna.
Pubic areas have WiFi internet.
Full concierge services with dedicated desk. Front reception can help with safety deposit box facilities and currency exchange.
The hotel has a dedicated Business centre and can provide internet copies, fax, postal and secretarial services.
This is an all no smoking hotel.
Bedroom Numbers: 279 rooms, 22 suites, 47 apartments / 32 Floors
Check-in: 15.00 (3 pm)
Check-out: 12.00 noon
Parking:There is no parking onsite.
Internet:WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
More hotels from this chainOf course you may well prefer to stay with the Marriott chain take a look at these hotels close by:
MOXY London Excel: is 2.7 miles (4.4 km) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 87% and rates start from about £54.
Threadneedles, Autograph Collection: is 2.8 miles (4.5 km) from here, earns a customer rating of 90% and base rates begin at about £180.
Marriott County Hall Hotel: 4.2 miles (6.8 km), rated at 89% and with rates from around £221.
St. Ermins Hotel: 4.9 miles (7.9 km), rated at 90% and with rates from around £175.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 89% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 5 star hotels is 89%. Therefore this hotel is equal to the average for its sector (star rating) . Marriott Hotels across the chain average 83% so this hotel is one of the better rated Marriott hotels.
Milesfaster ranking: 70th from 861 London hotels, 3rd of 22 Marriott Hotels, and 39th of 132 five star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A comparable type of hotel close by (0.3 miles, 0.5 km) would be the 5 star Canary Riverside Plaza Hotel, with base rates beginning from £238 and which has an 89% guest satisfaction rating. The Canary Riverside Plaza Hotel also offers: free WiFi.
If your mainly looking at apartments maybe have a look at the Town Hall Hotel & Apartments. It is 2.1 miles (3.5 km) with rates from £133 having scored a guest rating of 89% and has: free WiFi.For a hotel that offers lower base rates take a look at the Grange Tower Bridge Hotel. 2.2 miles from here (3.5 km), has been rated at 89% by past guests and whose lowest rates start at about £101 (theres free WiFi too).
Howabout an alternative hotel that has scores higher in guest reviews? Then the 5 Star The LaLit London ticks many of the right boxes being 2.5 miles (4.0 km) from the Marriott West India Quay Hotel. The LaLit London has an extremely high guest rating of 96%, one of the best rated London hotels.
Local hotels analysed:The 51 hotels nearest to this location (22 Hertsmere Road, E14 postcode) that we list cover a 2.4 miles (3.8 km) radius. They include 6 five star hotels (average rating 88%), 22 four star hotels (average rating 85%), 16 three star hotels (average rating 81%), 5 two star hotels (average rating 77%) and 2 one star hotels (average rating 60%). Of the local hotels the highest rated is Intercontinental London O2 Arena (5 star) at 93%.
Base Rates: See a breakdown of the average starting (base) rates for the area. Base rates are a rough guide to starting rates as they do not include special offers and deals.
Of the 50 local hotels we have base rate data for all of them. The average starting rates for the surrounding area are around £89 per night. They range from a low of £29 at City View Hotel (1 Star, 56%) to a high of £250 at Fox Apartments (4 Star, 83%). The breakdown by star rating shows the following averages: Five Star average: £118, Four Star average: £103, Three Star average: £75, Two Star average: £62 and One Star average: £36.
Our in-house ranking based on guest ratings but adjusted for influencing factors ranks Marriott West India Quay Hotel 11th (joint) of the 51 local hotels and 2nd (joint) for the 6 five star hotels in the area. For base rates the hotel ranks 41st of 51 (3rd of 6 five star hotels.). Taking into consideration both rates and guest ratings we rank this hotel 9th of 51 of the local hotels in terms of value for money (City View Hotel was top).
Even though this hotel is below the London average rating for 5 star hotels it still rates above average for similar hotels in the local area.
2007: Best for best Customer service.