This city hotel was renovated in 2003 and offers 124 rooms in total spread across 2 floors. It is air-conditioned and has a lobby, 24-hour reception, hotel safe, currency exchange facility, a bar, full-service restaurant, lounge, games room, as well as room and laundry service. In order to satisfy the corporate traveller's needs the hotel also has 9 conference rooms and 2 ballrooms. For guests' convenience high-speed Internet/WLAN access is offered in the lobby, restaurant, lounge and business centre. Several parks offer playgrounds for kids.
In between Toronto and Michigan, the hotel is located just off Highway 401, at the corner of London's main street, Wellington Road. Restaurants, bars, nightlife and shopping opportunities can all be found in the immediate vicinity. It is 15 minutes south of Downtown London/North London and 20 minutes north of St. Thomas. Outside the hotel, the city of London offers different activities for citizens and out-of-town travellers. The John Labbatt Centre, home of the London Knights and host to several concerts and events during the year, Museum London, Richmond Row and London's Grand Theatre provide different activities for Londoners and visitors alike. The Grey Hound Station is about a 15-minute drive away.
All of the beautifully appointed rooms come with an en suite bathroom with hairdryer, direct dial telephone, high-speed Internet access, a radio, cable TV with 53 free channels and more than 200 movies on demand on pay-per-view channels. To make long term and family stays more comfortable the rooms also include a microwave, fridge, coffee maker, complimentary coffee, free voicemail, individually adjustable heating/air conditioning system and an iron and board. Double or king-size beds come as standard.
Guests may take advantage of the large heated indoor pool and the gym facilities. Known as the Forrest City, London offers several parks with long pathways for walking, running or biking, as well as green open fields and several sport fields such as soccer, tennis, volleyball and basketball. During winter time, Victoria Park and Convent Market Garden offer an outdoor ice-rink for ice-skating and hockey. There are also several arenas for indoor hockey.
Breakfast is served as a continental-style buffet, while lunch is available à la carte. Dinner is offered à la carte or from a set menu.
The following are all accepted as methods of payment at the hotel: American Express, Diners Club, MasterCard and VISA.
Travelling from the east, take exit 186 B/Exeter Road on Highway 401. Take a left into the hotel entrance. Travelling from the west on 401 take exit 186. Take a left at the first set of lights. Turn right onto Exeter Road, and then a right into the hotel's entrance.
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV
Iron and board
King size bed