Hotel in Detail:The Novotel City South offers guests contemporary surroundings and accommodation.
All bedrooms feature a contemporary design with facilities which include Air conditioning, Safe deposit box, Mini bar, Radio, Satellite TV, Voice mail, WIFI Wireless Internet access, Juda (view port) and en-suite amenities (with hairdryer and radio).
There is a 24 hours room service available.
The air-conditioned Elements restaurant is open all day and serves a selection of international dishes. Open 06.00 till 23.00.
Guests can relax in Clinks Bar, a contemporary and vibrant setting with lounge area where snacks are available along with the drinks and is open 8am till midnight.
The Novotel City South hotel has 6 meeting rooms for up to 100 people theatre style.
Guests can work out in the rooftop leisure and fitness suite, exclusive to guests (charges apply), with gym, sauna and steam room. Hotel wireless internet access.
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube Station: Borough 0.4 miles (0.6 km), Railway Station: London Cannon Street 0.4 miles (0.6 km), DLR Station: Tower Gateway 1 miles (1.6 km), Motorway: M1 Junction 1 7.4 miles (11.9 km). There are 6 tube (underground) stations within half a mile (0.8 km).
The Novotel City South London hotel is located just on the South side of the river Thames. Just 250 yards from Southwark Bridge which links this area with the City of London, London's financial district. From here its also just 1.5 miles to the very heart of London's tourist district and west end where the best of the cities night life is to be found. However Southwark itself has much to offer including a busy shopping high street along Borough High Street just a 400 yard walk . There are many local places of interest such as Bramah Tea and Coffee Museum (0.1 miles), Vinopolis City Of Wine (0.1 mile), Shakespeare Globe Theatre (0.2 miles), Southwark Cathedral (0.2 miles), Millennium Bridge (0.2 miles), Tate Modern (0.3 miles) and the London Dungeon (0.4 miles). The south bank complex with its arts theatres and college is 0.5 miles .
Bedroom Numbers: 182
Check-in: 12.00 noon
Check-out: 12.00 noon
This hotel has averaged a score of 4.15 out of 5 by 5801 past guests
>>>Booking.com (average customer rating 4.3 out of 5 from 3028 reviews)
>>>Tripadvisor (ranked 298 of 1140 for Hotels in London and rated 4 out of 5 from 2773 reviews)
Parking:Private parking is possible on site (reservation is not possible) and charges are applicable.
Internet:WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Pets:Pets are allowed. Charges may be applicable.
More hotels from this chainIf your first option for an alternative is again the Novotel chain take a look at these closest alternatives:
Novotel Blackfriars: is 0.4 miles (0.7 km) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 89% and rates start from about £127.
Novotel London Tower Bridge: is 0.8 miles (1.3 km) from here, earns a customer rating of 84% and base rates begin at about £165.
Novotel Waterloo: 1.3 miles (2.1 km), rated at 81% and with rates from around £135.
Pullman London St Pancras Hotel: 2.1 miles (3.4 km), rated at 89% and with rates from around £179.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 83% by past guests. The London average is 79% and the average for 4 star hotels is 80%. Therefore this hotel is above average for its sector (star rating) and for London as a whole. Novotel Hotels across the chain average 84% so this hotel is slightly below the guest rating for most Novotel hotels.
Below average for a Novotel hotel but still a hotel to consider. The hotel remains better rated than most London hotels and additionally ranks above the average guest rating for 4 star hotels.
Milesfaster ranking: 318th from 865 London hotels, 9th of 15 Novotel Hotels, and 133rd of 333 four star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A similar type of hotel (size, rating) nearby (0.2 miles, 0.3 km) would be the 4 star Mercure London Bridge, with rates that start from about £109 and which has an 88% guest satisfaction rating. The Mercure London Bridge also offers: free WiFi.For a hotel that offers lower base rates take a look at the Strand Palace Hotel. 1.2 miles from the Novotel London City South Hotel (1.9 km), has been rated at 80% by past guests and the hotels starting rates begin at about £163 (theres free WiFi too).
Why not choose a hotel with a higher customer satisfaction score? If that is what your after then the 5 Star Cheval Three Quays Tower of London is potentially a good choice for you, it's only 0.7 miles (1.1 km) from here. The Cheval Three Quays Tower of London has a perfect unblemished customer rating 99%, a truly stunning achievement.
Local hotels analysed:The fifty hotels that are closest to this location (53 - 61 Southwark Bridge Road, SE1 postcode) which we list extend for a 1.0 miles (1.6 km) radius. They are made up of 10 five star hotels (average rating 91%), 22 four star hotels (average rating 87%), 16 three star hotels (average rating 86%) and 2 two star hotels (average rating 76%). Top 4 star hotels are Apex London Wall Hotel, Apex Temple Court and citizenM Tower of London (all three rated 91%). 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 £136 per night. From a low of £49 at Travelodge Central Bank (2 Star, 70%) 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: £231, Four Star average: £120, Three Star average: £108 and Two Star average: £65.
We rank hotels based on our own proprietary algorithm based mainly on guest ratings but adjusted for influencing factors. We rank Novotel London City South Hotel 37th (joint) of the 50 local hotels and 17th (joint) for the 22 four star hotels in the area. The hotel is 28th of 50 (14th of 22 four star hotels.) for lowest standard rates locally. Looking at the hotels rates plus its user rating we rank it 30th of 38 for sheer bang for buck (Cheval Three Quays Tower of London was top).
Parking: Use of adjacent car park. (charge)