Hotel in Detail:Standard Amenities in bedrooms include en-suite facilities including bath and shower, duvet and pillows, Shower gel, Remote control TV, Tea and coffee making facilities, Heater control, desk area, WiFi high speed internet access (free), digital TV with freeview channels, hairdryer, direct dial telephone/modem point and shower gel. The bedrooms also enjoy air-conditioning. There a few rooms with handicap facilities where the beds are arranged for easy access. Family rooms are for 2 adults and 2 children. All rooms are non-smoking.
Onsite is the 'Slice Restaurant', a bar and restaurant combination. The restaurant serves both breakfast and evening meals. Menu selections range from juicy steaks to vegetarian dishes and include traditional English and modern cuisine. The breakfast is a buffet offering full breakfast or lighter choices is all-u-cant-eat for a fixed price. Breakfast is served 6.30am and 10am Monday to Friday and 7am to 11am on Saturday and Sunday. The bar is open 17.00 until 01.00 am for hotel guests.
The hotel also provides currency exchange facilities.
The front reception is manned 24 hours a day. The Premier Inn Docklands provides safety deposit boxes, ironing facilities and luggage storage services. Within the hotel is a lift and there is a night porter.
Directions: from the East: From M25 Junction 30 join the A13 towards London. Turn left at the A406 North Circular Junction onto the A1020. After 1.5 miles turn right into Royal Albert Way, head towards Excel turning left for the East entrance.
from the South & South West: From the M25 Junction 2 go onto the A2, exit after the Blackwall Tunnel onto the A1206 follow the signs to Excel.
from the West, North and Midlands: From the M25 Junction 27 onto M11 take the A406 which leads to the A1020 direct to Excel.
From Central London: From Tower Hill take the A13 follow signs for London City Airport. Follow the signs to Excel East and Silvertown. Over Connaught Bridge taking the left on the roundabout.
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: DLR Station: Prince Regent 0.2 miles (0.4 km), Railway Station: Woolwich Dockyard 1.4 miles (2.3 km), Tube Station: North Greenwich 1.6 miles (2.6 km), Motorway: M11 Junction 4 6 miles (9.7 km).
The Premier Inn Docklands (ExCel) Is A modern Property close to both the Excel Centre and London City Airport, and within a few minutes by road from the Docklands/Canary Wharf area. The hotel is about a 300 yard walk from the East entrance of the Excel exhibition centre. This area gives access to east London as well as into the City of London itself via the dual carriageway that runs right through the docklands towards Tower Bridge. Just a 5 minute walk from Prince Regent station. This is on the docklands light railway network and links tino the city of London, tube stations and London City Airport. Central London the west end is 25 minutes ride . The hotel is just 10 minutes from both the O2 Arena and Canary Wharf.
Bedroom Numbers: 202
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm)
Check-out: 12.00 noon
This hotel has averaged a score of 4.5 out of 5 by 2621 past guests
>>>Booking.com (average customer rating 4.2 out of 5 from 63 reviews)
>>>Tripadvisor (ranked 190 of 1140 for Hotels in London and rated 4.5 out of 5 from 2558 reviews)
Parking:Private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed) and charges may be applicable.
Internet:WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Pets:Pets are not allowed.
More hotels from this chainYou may be thinking your only preferred choice is still going to be the Premier Inn chain your closest choices would be:
Premier Inn Beckton: is 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 80% and rates start from about £69.
Premier Inn Barking: is 2.3 miles (3.7 km) from here, earns a customer rating of 80% and base rates begin at about £54.
Premier Inn Stratford: 3.0 miles (4.8 km), rated at 90% and with rates from around £112.
Premier Inn Greenwich: 3.4 miles (5.4 km), rated at 90% and with rates from around £85.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 90% by past guests. The London average is 79% and the average for 3 star hotels is 66%. Therefore this hotel is well above average for its sector (star rating) and for London as a whole. Premier Inn Hotels across the chain average 85% so this hotel is one of the better rated Premier Inn hotels.
A massive 24% above the average for 3 star hotels, 11% for Greater London and 5% above the average for the Premier Inn chain makes this a top pick and highly recommended hotel.
Milesfaster ranking: 120th from 865 London hotels, 2nd of 65 Premier Inn Hotels, and 19th of 321 three star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: Also close by and a similar hotel (1.2 miles, 1.9 km) would be the 3 star Holiday Inn Express Royal Docks/Docklands, whose lowest rates start at about £75 and which has a 77% guest satisfaction rating.For a hotel that offers lower base rates take a look at the MOXY London Excel. 0.2 miles away (0.3 km), has been rated at 85% by past guests and whose lowest rates start at about £178.
Local hotels analysed:The 50 hotels nearest to this location (Excel East, Royal Victoria Dock, E16 postcode) that we list cover a 3.4 miles (5.4 km) radius. The 50 consist of 3 five star hotels (average rating 91%), 17 four star hotels (average rating 84%), 18 three star hotels (average rating 82%), 10 two star hotels (average rating 72%) and 2 one star hotels (average rating 69%). Top 3 star hotels are Premier Inn Docklands Excel (this hotel), Premier Inn Stratford and Premier Inn Greenwich (all three rated 90%). Of these hotels the highest rated is Intercontinental London O2 Arena (5 star) at 92%.
Base Rates: A look at how hotels compare for starting rates (base rates). These published rates are long term rates so do not take account of special deals and offers. We have calculated the average base rate for all the 50 nearby hotels at £77 per night. The low end of the scale shows rates from £34 at Ibis Hotel Barking (2 Star, 77%) to a high of £204 at Canary Riverside Plaza Hotel (5 Star, 90%). Rate averages for each star rating: Five Star average: £151, Four Star average: £92, Three Star average: £69, Two Star average: £51 and One Star average: £45.
Our in-house ranking based on guest ratings but adjusted for influencing factors ranks Premier Inn Docklands Excel 4th (joint) of the 50 local hotels and 1st (joint) for the 18 three star hotels in the area. For base rates the hotel ranks 20th of 50 (8th (joint) of 18 three star hotels.). Taking into consideration both rates and guest ratings we rank this hotel 4th of 39 of the local hotels in terms of value for money (MOXY London Excel was top).