Aloft London Excel

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One Eastern Gateway, Royal Victoria Dock, London, England, E16 1FR , United Kingdom   •  Weather:    •   Local Time:     •  Phone: +44 (0)20 3203 0700  

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Hotel Near ExCel London

Stay and Play at Aloft ExCel London this summer and discover the Docklands. A London Hotel next to the ExCel Exhibition Centre and close the O2 Arena, Emirates Airline Cable Car and London Royal Docks. Benefiting from excellent transport links to the Centre of London, Aloft ExCel London is your hub to beginning your adventure, with the best the capital has to offer at your very fingertips.

Whether you’re looking for cultural inspiration, fun and thrills, or a relaxing break, a stay at the Aloft London will never disappoint. To help you get the most out of your stay with us we have listed a few suggestions on the top things to do in London's Royal Docks.

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Aloft hotel near ExCel London
Business meets pleasure at the Aloft London Excel
Unwind or keep fit at the Splash swimming pool

Stay and Play at Aloft Hotel near ExCel

Locked in a Room
Ever wanted to be Sherlock Holmes?  Here’s your chance to play detective in this unique and immersive experience.  Challenge your mind and those of your friends by discovering clues and solving puzzles to escape from you guessed it, “a locked room”.  Located inside the ExCel Centre, it is literally on the doorstep of Aloft Excel London.

Emirates Airline Cable Car
Enjoy breathtaking views of London from one of the best viewpoints in the city. The Emirates Airline Cable Car is just a stone’s throw away from Aloft Excel London Hotel making it a convenient way to cross the River Thames. This short 10 minute journey affords travelers a 360 degree views spanning as far as the eye can see.

WakeUp Docklands
Get ready to experience Watersports with a twist. Introducing WakeUp Docklands, a wakeboarding centre set beneath the Emirate Cable Cars, only a few minutes from the hotel.  Choose from traditional wakeboarding and glide across the water, or take to the air and fly over the water with the new high-powered Flyboards.  For those wanting something a little more relaxing, you can a more tranquil paddleboat.

Up At The O2
The most famous entertainment venue in the world has a secret? They offer more than converts and sporting events. A with a vast array of food courts, Apart from the For those adrenaline junkies you can now climb

The Crystal
A favorite amongst families staying at this hotel near the ExCel. Known as one of the most sustainable buildings in the world, this unique and vibrant looking building offers visitors a glimpse into the future of cities. Powered by Siemens, this unique building attracts thousands of visitors to its events each year. 

Meantime Brewery Tours
This one is for the adults amongst you. Taste the pride of London with a Meantime Brewery tour and discover the magic workings of beer brewing.  There are a range of tour times available, and lasting approximately 2 hours, you will not taste the range of beers available; you will also walk away with top industry secret and be known as an expert of ale amongst your friends. 

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What's Nearby

  1. Bon Bons The Traditional Sweet Shop
  2. Boxpark Shoreditch
  3. Camden
  4. Canary Wharf
  5. Chrisp Street Market
  6. Cutty Sark
  7. Emirates Air Line Cable Car
  8. ExCeL London
  9. Five Shopping Malls in Canary Wharf
  10. Frontispiece
  11. Greenwich Market
  12. House of Vintage
  13. London City Airport (LCY)
  14. London Eye
  15. Luna & Curious
  16. National Maritime Museum
  17. O2 Academy Brixton
  18. Old Spitalfields Market
  19. Prince Regent DLR Station
  20. Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
  21. Ronnie Scott's
  22. Rough Trade East
  23. Royal Academy of Music
  24. Royal Observatory Greenwich
  25. Shopping at London City Airport
  26. St. Katharine's Docks
  27. Thames Clippers
  28. The Barbican Centre
  29. The East End Thrift Store
  30. The O2 Arena
  31. The Old Truman Brewery
  32. Tower Bridge Exhibition
  33. Tower of London
  34. Treasures of the British Library
  35. Westfield Stratford City
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By Hotel Shuttle
A complimentary Shuttle service operates from Aloft Excel London to Canary Wharf. Monday to Friday from 7am -10 am and 5:30pm to 9:00pm
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Getting to and from Canary Wharf is a breeze—leave the car behind and let us do the driving. The free shuttle runs between the hotel and Canary Wharf (HSBC building). Once you’re there, walking is an easy-breezy way to discover its businesses, shops, restaurants, and bars, and to explore the Docklands area and Excel London. Stop by the front desk to get the full scoop.

London City Airport (LCY)
Options for getting to and from the hotel include:
DLR (Docklands Light Railway)
• Fee: Just over 10 GBP
• Travel Time: 22 minutes
Taxi
• Fee: Approximately 10 GBP
• Travel Time: 7 minutes
Hop in an iconic London Black Cab once you hit baggage claim and you'll be at our door in minutes!

Heathrow Airport (LHR)
Options for getting to and from the hotel include:
Tube
Take the Piccadilly Line from any of the Heathrow terminals in the direction of Cockfosters. At Green Park Station, change to the Jubilee Line in the direction of Stratford. Get off the tube at Canning Town Station and move to the platform for DLR. Get on the DLR train in the direction of Beckton and get off at the Prince Regent stop. As you exit the platform, turn right, follow the walkway around the convention centre, and enter the hotel on the right-hand side of the restaurant. The hotel reception is on the ground floor.
Taxi
• Hours: 24 hours
• Travel Time: 1 hour

Stansted Airport (STN)
Options for getting to and from the hotel include:
London Underground And Docklands Light Rail (DLR)
• Travel Time: 1 hour 37 minutes
From Stansted Airport, please make your way to the Coach Station. At the station, take the A9 towards Bethnal Green and disembark at Stratford. At Stratford Station, change onto the service bound for Beckton. Proceed on the DLR and disembark at the Prince Regent DLR Station. Exit the station and the hotel will be on the right-hand side.
Taxi
• Hours: 24 hours
• Travel Time: 45 minutes

Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Travel Distance: Approximately 80.0 km/49.71 miles
Options for getting to and from the hotel include:
Tube
Take the train to London Bridge. Take the Jubilee Line in the direction of Stratford. Get off the tube at Canning Town Station and move to the platform for DLR. Get on the DLR train in the direction of Beckton and get off at the Prince Regent stop. As you exit the platform, turn right, follow the walkway around the convention centre, and enter the hotel on the right-hand side of the restaurant. The hotel reception is on the ground floor.
Taxi
• Hours: 24 hours
• Travel Time: 1 hour, 15 minutes

Luton Airport (LTN)
Options for getting to and from the hotel include:
Taxi
• Hours: 24 hours
• Travel Time: 1 hour

 

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