A brand-new hotel set against the backdrop of London's best historical landmark, this contemporary facility has a striking exterior and is ideally situated on the doorstep of The City. This 245-bedroom design hotel offers something different with high-speed wireless Internet access throughout. Guests staying for business or pleasure will be delighted by the subtle touches of colour. Guests are welcomed into a reception hall with 24-hour reception and check-out service. Facilities include air conditioning, hotel safe, currency exchange, cloakroom, lift access, a bar and WLAN Internet access (fees apply). There are also conference facilities on site, and room and laundry services are on offer as well (fees apply).
Situated in the heart of London, this hotel is within easy walking distance of The City, as well as rail and underground links. Within a mile of the hotel, guests will find attractions such as Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, the Tate Modern and the London Eye. London Gatwick Airport is some 48 km away, and London Heathrow Airport is about 28 km from the hotel. Both airports are under an hour away by train.
Guests can wake up to a bright and airy room with wireless Internet access and large, opening windows. The contemporary hotel rooms are decorated in cool, calm tones. Entertainment is provided with on-demand movies on the 25-inch plasma TV (satellite/cable), and guests can catch up on work at the desk or curl up on the easy chair. Each room has a double bed and an en suite bathroom with shower, bath and hairdryer. Additional amenities include direct dial telephone, radio, hifi, minibar, tea and coffee making facilities, ironing set and a safe, as well as individually regulated air conditioning and heating.
Guests may work out in the hotel gym.
Enjoy a delicious breakfast, a refreshingly different set menu lunch or the finest in modern European cuisine in The Larder restaurant. Enjoy a cocktail with friends in the lively Ruba hotel bar.
Accepted credit cards are American Express, Diners Club, MasterCard and VISA. Some debit cards are also accepted. The hotel reserves the right to pre-authorise credit cards prior to arrival.
From Gatwick Airport, take the M23 towards London, and then merge onto the A23, following signs for Central London/Croydon. Join the A3, and follow signs for Central London/The City. At the Elephant and Castle roundabout take the 2nd exit onto A3 Newington Causeway (signposted The City), and continue to Borough High Street. Once in Borough continue towards The City/London Bridge, and turn right onto the A3200 Southwark Street. At traffic signals bear left onto the A3 Borough High Street towards The City. Turn right onto the A200 St Thomas Street, entering Southwark. Turn left onto Stainer Street to Bermondsey, and under the tunnel take a left onto Tooley Street. The hotel is 180 metres further on, on the left-hand side. From Heathrow Airport take the M4 towards Central London/Hammersmith, and at the end of the motorway continue onto the A4 towards Central London. Follow directions to Westminster/Parliament Square. Take the A302 towards Waterloo, and join the A3200 towards London Bridge. At the traffic signals continue forward towards London Bridge and then Southwark Street. Follow above directions.
Check-in is from 3 pm, and check-out is by 12 noon.
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV
HiFi stereo system
Iron and board