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"Hotel in an area buzzing with nightlife, a short stroll from the City of London"
Holiday Inn Express London - City is a 3-Star classic hotel on the edge of the City of London, close to the trendy East End with superb restaurants and nightlife.
The air-conditioned bedrooms are designed to be relaxing and stylish, decorated in lilac and ivory tones. Guests can surf the web using wireless internet at their in-room desk and browse satellite channels on the flat-screen TV. The smart black-and-white bathrooms have an invigorating power shower to wake you up in the morning.
The hotel has standard guest rooms, executive club level rooms and suites. Entertainment facilities available include cable/satellite TV with pay-per-view movies and stereo. You can make yourself tea and coffee as required using equipment in the bedrooms. Workspace includes a desk with a lamp and electrical sockets. There is also a phone with fax facility available and voicemail. Data services include high-speed internet access and Wi-Fi (charged). The bathrooms have a hairdryer. Connecting rooms are available and there are cribs for babies or rollaway beds for children. The windows are double glazed and rooms have individually controlled air conditioning.
The Great Room, the hotel’s restaurant, offers a complimentary buffet breakfast and hearty evening meals such as fish and chips. There is also a bar/lounge in the lobby, which is the ideal spot to settle into leather chairs and catch the latest big-screen sport action and enjoy a drink or snack. Coffee, tea, cappuccino and hot chocolate are all available.
Services at the hotel include housekeeping, laundry and dry cleaning. The public areas have ice machines and a safety deposit box is available at the front desk.
"Great for meetings, business services and corporate events"
Holiday Inn Express London - City has a business centre that offers copying, email and internet and faxing facilities. The hotel also has event facilities. You can hold training days and board meetings for up to 70 people in the five air-conditioned meeting rooms, including two smaller syndicate rooms. Staff can organise your coffee breaks, and cater for canape-style buffets and formal sit-down meals. Equipment available includes 35mm slide projector or LCD projector, cable modem, DVD player, flip chart and markers, microphone, VCR and whiteboard. Group and event packages are available.
Guests of Holiday Inn Express London - City can enjoy discounted use of Market Sports gym, a five-minute walk from the hotel. At the gym you can work out in the cardiovascular and weights rooms, cool off in the chlorine-free swimming pool and unwind in the sauna and steam room.
"A vibrant area with great nightlife and restaurants as well as good transport links"
Holiday Inn Express London - City is in a great location. It is close to Hoxton Square, which is famous for its cutting-edge bars and nightclubs, with vibrant Brick Lane a 10-minute walk away where you can eat at wonderful Asian restaurants and enjoy superb nightlife. You can catch concerts or visit exhibitions at Barbican Arts Centre, a 10-minute stroll from the hotel. Spitalfields Market, packed with boutiques and stalls, is also a 10-minutes walk. The fascinating Geffrye Museum is also near the hotel. For corporate travellers, the hotel is close to Bishopsgate and Finsbury Square's businesses and local offices. You can hop on a number 8 bus, which stops nearby, to reach Oxford Street for shopping in 20 minutes. The Tate Modern art gallery is 15 minutes by tube.
Old Street Tube station, on the Northern Line, is two minutes' walk from the hotel while Liverpool Street station is a 10-minute walk away. Liverpool Street station is a major mainline railway station in the City of London as well as a tube station serving the Central, Hammersmith & City, Metropolitan and Circle Lines. The Stansted Express bus offers a fast service from Stansted Airport to Liverpool Street Station and there is a shuttle bus from London City Airport. It is in Travelcard Zone 1.