If you’re looking for accommodation close to the centre of London but don’t want to test the limits of you’re credit card, a hotel in East London is a good and often less costly option. East London discount hotels represent great value for money and are usually well connected with public transport routes so you can be enjoying the vibrant energy of the West End within minutes of leaving your hotel.
Only a few minutes away from Canary Wharf and the City of London, situated in the up and coming Docklands area of East London, this hotel is perfect for those on business in the city. The hotel looks out over Victoria Dock, and the friendly staff will take care of your every wish. The tube from Canning town on the new Jubilee line will take you to the West End in around fifteen minutes.
Facilities: Wide selection of rooms available, bar, restaurant, gym, swimming pool, sauna, laundry, car parking, internet, conference centre, car rental, full breakfast.
Address: Western Gateway, Royal Victoria Dock, London, E16 1AL.
Nearest tube: Canning town.
Tel: +44 20 7540 4040
This three star hotel is twenty minutes away from the West End and close to Liverpool Street and Canary Wharf. The hotel was completed in 2002 and offers basic comfort in modern surroundings with facilities including a bar and restaurant. The hotel is only 5km from London city airport and is convenient for those on business.
There is a selection of single, twin and double rooms available.
Facilities: 114 en-suite bedrooms, Sky TV, tea making facilities, telephones in rooms, full breakfast internet, restaurant, bar, storage facilities, laundry service, business meeting rooms.
Address: 196 High Street, Stratford, London, E15 2PD.
Nearest Tube: Stratford.
Tel: +44 20 8536 8000
A turn of the century hotel named after the infamous director who lived here during his childhood. This hotel is situated in a leafy area close to Epping Forest and has its own pub and restaurant offering a wide selection of traditional English beers. They offer spacious and comfortable en-suite rooms with full English breakfast.
Facilities: 18 en-suite rooms, televisions, pub, restaurant, garden, full English breakfast.
Address: 147 Whipps Cross Road, Leytonstone, London E11 1np.
Nearest tube: Snaresbrook or Leytonstone railway station.
Tel: +44 20 8530 3724
This hotel is well suited to those on business or to those who are in London for a short break. Only 1km away from Tower Bridge and The London Eye, and close to Canary Wharf, Docklands and the city and all the excitement of the West End, this Holiday Inn hotel offers reliability and comfort at a reasonable price.
Facilities: Twin and double rooms, televisions, air conditioning, full breakfast, restaurant, bar, lounge, parking, internet, business meeting rooms.
Address: 469-475 The Highway Road, Limehouse, London, Greater London, EW1 3HN.
Nearest tube: Limehouse.
Tel: +44 20 7791 3850