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Aloft London Excel

4-star Hotel with Indoor pool

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

+44 203 203 0700

based on 3,046 reviews


per night

About Aloft London Excel, London

Value for money
Offering an indoor pool, Aloft London Excel is situated in London and is a short stroll from ExCeL London. It is ideally close to London City Airport, which is a 10-minute drive away. The hotel offers a 24/7 reception, as well as an express check-in and check-out feature and a convention center. For added convenience, it features meeting rooms, a safe and a currency exchange. The hotel also offers a well-equipped gym. The modern rooms offer wireless internet access and a private bathroom. Guests of Aloft London Excel can enjoy a beverage at re:fuel, before savoring a meal at FEDE Restaurant. Aloft London Excel is within walking distance of Custom House for Excel DLR Station, connecting guests with the surrounding area. Guests are also able to easily visit Royal Victoria Dock Bridge.

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Property safety measures

Heightened sanitation

Daily cleaning, increased availability of sanitation products.

Social distancing measures

Lobbies with safe social distancing.

Streamlined check-in and check-out.

Minimal contact with hotel personnel and other guests.

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Standard Rooms - Ocean view


$210 totalVio.com
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Executive Rooms - Sea view
1 king bed

1 king bed



$252 totalBooking.com
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Double Rooms - Mountain view


$146 totalVio.com
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King Rooms - Courtyard view
1 king bed

1 king bed



$126 totalAgoda.com
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Other Rooms - Garden view
2 twin beds

2 twin beds



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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

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

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies
  • First-aid kit
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Enhanced cleaning
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • Thermometers for guests provided by property
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Safe
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces

Services and conveniences

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


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet
  • Shampoo
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Adapter
  • Air-conditioned
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Increased accessibility
  • Elevator
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • Accessible by elevator
  • No smoking


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

Pool and spa

  • Heated pool
  • Indoor pool
  • Sauna
  • Pool towels


  • River view
  • Family rooms
  • Sofa
  • Carpeted

Media and entertainment

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


  • Shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Private bathroom


  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board


  • Fold-up bed
  • Sofa bed
  • Wardrobe or closet

Parking and transportation

  • Parking
  • Private parking


  • Computer use available
  • Desk

Things to do

  • Bicycle rental
  • Pool table

Family friendly

  • Cribs available
  • Kids meals


  • Terrace/Patio


  • Fitness center

Places of interest near Aloft London Excel

Attractions in London, England curated by momondo

Aloft London Excel location: 1 Eastern Gateway, Royal Victoria Dock, London, E16 1FR


ExCeL London0.3 mi
The O2 Arena1.5 mi
Tower Bridge4.8 mi
Liverpool Street Station5.1 mi

Restaurants and Cafés

Docksider Restaurant @Aloft London Excel0.0 mi
Salt Port Restaurant & Deli (DoubleTree by Hilton London ExCel)0.1 mi
Yi-Ban0.2 mi
Great Room Restaurant @Holiday Inn Express London - Excel0.3 mi

Aloft London Excel Reviews

GreatBased on 3,046 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • "Room was great, Pool was excellent." (in 308 reviews)
  • "room,clean,swimming clean,gym clean,staff is good." (in 294 reviews)
  • "Location, clean, staff friendly, lovely room." (in 289 reviews)
Cons -
  • Expensive/limited breakfast due to Covid-19 restrictions. (in 43 reviews)
  • Bar closed at 11pm. (in 32 reviews)
  • Food was very expensive (in 30 reviews)

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Aloft London Excel room booking info

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 12:00 PM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • 4 star hotels in London typically cost $442/night, but Aloft London Excel is typically available for $149/night, and is rated equally to its competitors.

  • Aloft London Excel is 0.7 mi away from London City. You can typically expect your drive time from Aloft London Excel to London City to be 1min. It might be worth looking up traffic trends near your hotel if you are worried about saving time.

  • Aloft London Excel has parking available on site for customers of the hotel. With that in mind, the most efficient way to not only get from London City to the hotel, but also around London during your stay may be renting a car. Car rentals in London are on average $13/day. Another more common option is to just take a taxi or rideshare service from the airport to Aloft London Excel. The nearest airport to the hotel is London City.

  • Feel free to bring your dog with you while staying at Aloft London Excel.

  • Yes, Aloft London Excel does have a restaurant where you can sit down to eat or take food to go. There are also many other quality food options in London for those looking for something different. Guests staying at Aloft London Excel are welcomed by hotel staff to order room service directly from the kitchen to their room.

  • Aloft London Excel does have a pool on site that hotel guests may use. Be advised that hotels typically have rules associated with pool usage. momondo would advise you to check with the front desk before taking a swim.

  • The city center nearest to Aloft London Excel is London, which is 6.9 mi away from the hotel’s front door. There, you can find Big Ben, which is a popular sight in the area.

  • For assistance from an employee at Aloft London Excel please call +44 203 203 0700.

  • Yes, Aloft London Excel has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • Aloft London Excel does have a gym on-site that is available to hotel guests. Some hotel gyms may not have 24-hour access, so it is best to ask a front desk clerk for fitness center hours.

  • 12:00 PM is the check-out time at Aloft London Excel. Late check-out may be available at the hotel's discretion.

  • Prices may fluctuate based on room type, dates, and availability. You can find great room deals for Aloft London Excel at the moment between $57 and $236 a night. Enter preferred dates in the form above to see the best-matched deals for you.

  • Yes, laundry services are accessible for guests staying at Aloft London Excel, London. Irons and ironing boards are included as featured amenities.

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