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Aloft London Excel
4 stars

Aloft London Excel

1 Eastern Gateway, Royal Victoria Dock, London, E16 1FR, United Kingdom
+44 203 203 0700

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based on 4,876 reviews

Aloft London Excel
Thu 20/6
Fri 21/6
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About Aloft London Excel

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free
Aloft London Excel is a bold hotel featuring loft inspired design in the hip East End with an indoor pool. Meet and mingle with friends at our W XYZ bar, grab a sweet, savoury or healthy snack from ReFuel by Aloft, our 24 hour pantry or play in our ReMix lounge. Plus you can always stay connected with free hotel wide wireless High Speed Internet Access! Breeze into one of our Aloft rooms, featuring our ultra comfortable signature bed, walk in shower, custom amenities and more. Our connectivity station charges all your electronics and links to the 49 inch LCD TV to maximise work and play. With several fast rail links into Central London, we are located close to both the Docklands Light Railway DLR and the Elizabeth line. Reach the East London hub of Stratford in 30 minutes with the DLR alongside excellent links into Canary Wharf on the Jubilee line. The Elizabeth line is just a 10 minute walk from the hotel, which can take you into Central London in 20 minutes and to Heathrow Airport in just 45 minutes.

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Thu 20/6
Fri 21/6
Executive room
1 king bed
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King room
1 king bed
1 king bed
1 king bed
Standard Room
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1 king bed
Double room
2 double beds
2 double beds
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*Total includes estimated local taxes & fees payable on check out.
Prices are based on 1 night including VAT, excluding local taxes and fees.

Amenities at Aloft London Excel

  • Indoor pool
  • Fitness centre
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Business centre
  • Flat-screen TV

Services and conveniences

  • Conference rooms
  • Business centre
  • Wake-up service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Mini-market on site
  • Room service
  • Key card access
  • Express check-out
  • Bottle of water
  • 24-hour front desk

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Disabled access
  • Roll-in shower
  • Lift
  • Shower chair
  • Accessible by lift
  • No smoking
  • Lowered sink
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Upper floors accessible by lift


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Adapter
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Dustbins


  • Raised toilet
  • Shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom


  • Snack bar
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Coffee machine


  • Fold-up bed
  • Socket near the bed
  • Sofa bed
  • Cleaning products
  • Wardrobe or closet


  • Family rooms
  • Seating area
  • Interconnected room(s) available
  • Sofa
  • Carpeted

Pool and spa

  • Heated pool
  • Indoor pool
  • Sauna
  • Pool towels

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • TV


  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board

Parking and transportation

  • Parking
  • Private parking

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Safe

Family friendly

  • Cribs available
  • Kids meals


  • Terrace/Patio


  • Desk

Things to do

  • Pool table


  • Fitness centre

Reviews of Aloft London Excel

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10.0 Wonderful
Pros:Fantastic staff
Cons:Faultless.. maybe more parking space
9.7 Wonderful
Pros:I loved he fast internet, the views, the rooms, the only hotel as a whole. Thanks.


1 Eastern Gateway, Royal Victoria Dock, London, E16 1FR

What's nearby

  • Tower Bridge7.7 km
  • Tower of London7.7 km
  • Tate Modern9.3 km
  • Southbank Centre10.5 km
  • Somerset House10.6 km
  • London Eye10.7 km
  • Westminster Bridge10.9 km
  • Big Ben11.1 km
  • Palace of Westminster11.1 km
  • Westminster Abbey11.3 km
  • British Museum11.3 km
  • National Gallery11.3 km



Check in anytime after 15:00, check out anytime before 12:00


Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.

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When to book a room at Aloft London Excel

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Top tips for your stay at Aloft London Excel

  • If you’re after a cheap room at Aloft London Excel, then you should consider staying during the low season. The cheapest deals can generally be found in August and September.
  • The cheapest price a room at Aloft London Excel was booked for on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $237, while the most expensive was $237.
  • How long should you stay at Aloft London Excel? KAYAK users usually book their rooms here for 3 days.

FAQs when booking at Aloft London Excel

  • What is the best room at Aloft London Excel?

    Make sure your trip to London is a stylish one by booking an Urban Room. Situated on a high floor and boasting stunning views of Canary Wharf, you’ll be in a prime spot to watch the world pass by. Available from roughly £191 (approximately $242) per night, the rooms feature a sophisticated desk to get some work done.

  • What pet restrictions are enforced at Aloft London Excel?

    A maximum of 1 pet is allowed per room, with a weight no greater than 40 lb. Unlike many hotels, you will not be charged a fee for bringing along your pet.

  • Where should I eat when staying at Aloft London Excel?

    For a casual dining setting and delicious food, spend a night at Docksider Restaurant. Specializing in grilled meats and shared platters, the menu features dishes such as rib eye steak and duck salad. Found on the mezzanine level of the hotel, the tasteful interior offers the perfect place to spend time with friends or family. You can even enjoy meals from the comfort of your own room, with room service available up until 10:30 pm.

  • How can I get to Aloft London Excel from the airport?

    Only about a 6m drive from London City Airport, catching a taxi from outside the terminal will cost roughly £10 (approximately $13). Alternatively, you can take the #473 bus towards Stratford and exit at Prince Regent Bus Station, which is across the road from the hotel. The journey will take around 12m, with a one-way ticket priced at roughly £1.70 (approximately $2).

  • Why should I stay at Aloft London Excel?

    Incredibly located within the bustling Royal Docks district of town, you’ll be within walking distance of a range of attractions. Directly connected to the the ExCeL exhibition center, a broad range of events will be at your doorstep including the Marvel Avengers Station. For some outdoor fun, head on an excursion to the Newham City Farm (15m walk) or Thames Barrier Park (19m).

  • What business facilities are available at Aloft London Excel?

    Ideally suited to business travelers, a full-service center is equipped with printing, photocopying and faxing services. Postage can also be arranged, with overnight delivery and pickup available.

  • What accessibility features are present at Aloft London Excel?

    Featuring a range of accessibility design elements, the hotel is well-suited to people with limited mobility or a disability. Wide doorways, bathtub grab bars, lowered vanity heights and electrical outlets, roll-in showers and self-operating lifts are available. The majority of the property is accessible via wheelchair, including the reception, fitness center, business center and guestrooms.

  • What entertainment is provided at Aloft London Excel?

    Head to the WXYZ Bar to hear emerging local artists take to the stage. Well-known among the music scene for showcasing promising acts, you may be lucky enough to see the next big star. Performances cross over a range of styles, including catchy DJs and acoustic singers. Open until 12:00 am every night, you can also find the perfect cocktail to match your mood.(Prices checked 01/07/19).

  • Where is Aloft London Excel located?

    Aloft London Excel is located at 1 Eastern Gateway, Royal Victoria Dock in Newham, 11.2 km from the centre of London. Tower Bridge is the closest landmark to Aloft London Excel.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Aloft London Excel?

    Check-in time is 15:00 and check-out time is 12:00 at Aloft London Excel.

  • Does Aloft London Excel offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Aloft London Excel offers free Wi-Fi.

  • How far is Aloft London Excel from the airport?

    Aloft London Excel is 0.7 km from London City.

  • Does Aloft London Excel have a pool?

    Yes, Aloft London Excel has a pool on-site.

  • How does KAYAK find such great Aloft London Excel hotel deals?

    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at Aloft London Excel in London and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at Aloft London Excel and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for Aloft London Excel.

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Good to know

Value for money


Distance to city centre

11.2 km

Nearest airport

London City

Distance to airport

1.0 km