Hotel - 2 Festoon Way, Royal Victoria Dock, London, E16 1RH, Excel, 2 Festoon Way, Royal Victoria Dock, 2 Festoon Way, London, East London, E16 1RH, United Kingdom - 4 Stars - 224 Rooms (On Ciao since: 02/2006)
Ramada Hotel & Suites, Royal Victoria Dock, London - save 52%
This modern four-star hotel is located right on the waterfront of London's thriving Docklands district and offers atmospheric views over the Thames....... more
This modern four-star hotel is located right on the waterfront of London's thriving Docklands district and offers atmospheric views over the Thames. With its covetable location right on the edge of the river, this urban stopover is an ideal base for exploring the capital.Whether visiting for business or pleasure, there's plenty to do in this part of town. The Museum of London Docklands hosts exhibitions and regular free activities for families, or you can jump on a Thames Clipper boat for a tour. During your stay be sure to travel on the Docklands Light Railway and ride the Thames Cable Car for some truly unique perspectives of the city.RamadaHotel & Suites are a short distance from London's main attractions. A speedy punt down the river and you'll find the Tower of London, Tate Modern, Somerset House, the Millennium Eye, Saint Paul's Cathedral and the London Aquarium. Enjoy a stay in a Standard Double Room with full English breakfast, plus a bottle of wine if you dine on two courses per person from the main menu in the hotel restaurant.
Advantages: Nice comfortable hotel Disadvantages: A bit out of the city and a soulless location
...There?s always a compromise to be had with the cheaper end of the London hotel market; location versus size of room. In terms of room space and quality, the London Ramada Docklands was excellent. In terms of location, it felt we were stopping at an industrial park in Essex somewhere, rather than having a night in London. Still, we are rarely night owls these days so we might as well be in...
Advantages: Great location on the river Thames Disadvantages: prices on the higher side
...I booked the Tower Hotel in London via www.lastminute.com at a price of £150 for one night room only. This was a discounted price; they normally charge around £100-£120 per standard room a night, but as this was the Olympics prices have been increased and therefore £150 was a discount price.
but bearing in mind the location of right next to tower bridge and it was the Olympics I felt it was fair...
Advantages: Excellent hotel and reasonably priced Disadvantages: Ugly from the outside and in a busy, noisy spot
...For our recent London long weekend we spent one night at the Megaro Hotel after a couple of nights in the London Dockland. The Megaro Hotel is literally across the main road from Kings Cross train station which is London?s hub station for most travellers to London from the North. It was also convenient for the tube for Northern Line for our mercy visit to an aged relative in Barnet...