City Inn Express - London

144A Mare Street, Hackney, London, United Kingdom  show map
 2 stars
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City Inn Express - London

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

Free parking
Luggage storage
Late check-in/ -out
Laundry
TV

Flat-screen TV

24-Hour

24-hour reception

No pets allowed

Overview

The comfortable 2-star City Inn Express features dry cleaning, housekeeping and 24-hour reception.

The hotel is placed near Bethnal Green subway station in Tower Hamlets district and within a 25-minute walk to Rich Mix, Hoxton Square and Olympic Stadium. The city center lies within 7 km from the venue.

A tower, a theater and a museum are set within walking distance.

City Inn Express can be reached in 10 minutes by car from London City airport.

Rooms

There are 21 soundproof rooms at City Inn Express feature ironing facilities, a closet, heating, a work desk and TV. The rooms look on to the garden. They offer en suite bathrooms with a hairdryer, complimentary toiletries and a shower.

Eat & Drink

Guests can have a continental breakfast in the dining room from 08:00 to 09:50. The lounge restaurant provides excellent meals. Serving both food and drinks, Exceline Exotic Dishes Restuarant and Bouchon Fourchette are situated around 150 meters from the property.

Services

Such facilities as a free car park and a storage room are available on-site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   21.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Free parking
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage

Services

  • Room service
  • Laundry

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast

Meeting facilities

  • Fax/Photocopying

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area

Room facilities

  • Heating
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Fan/ Extractor

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer on request

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • DVD player
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

How to reach hotel

hotel City Inn Express - London London location
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Hotel Address:

144A Mare Street, Hackney, London, United Kingdom

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City Center
  • London
    3.8 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Old Street Station
    1.6 mi
  • London Liverpool Street
    1.8 mi
Underground stations
  • Homerton
    4600 ft
  • Bethnal Green
    4300 ft
  • Bus stop
    1.3 mi
Restaurants
  • Bouchon Fourchette (cuisine: French)
    400 ft
  • Exceline Exotic Dishes Restuarant (cuisine: African)
    500 ft
Parks
  • London Fields Park
    1700 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    21

Rooms and availability

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Double Room
Bed type: Double bed or 2 Single beds
Size: 130 sq. feet
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    Triple Room
    Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons or 1 Double bed and 1 Single bed
    Size: 185 sq. feet
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      Family Room
      Size: 220 sq. feet
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        How to reach hotel

        hotel City Inn Express - London London location
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        Hotel Address:

        144A Mare Street, Hackney, London, United Kingdom

        Get directions
        City Center
        • London
          3.8 mi
        Airports
        Train Stations
        • Old Street Station
          1.6 mi
        • London Liverpool Street
          1.8 mi
        Underground stations
        • Homerton
          4600 ft
        • Bethnal Green
          4300 ft
        • Bus stop
          1.3 mi
        Restaurants
        • Bouchon Fourchette (cuisine: French)
          400 ft
        • Exceline Exotic Dishes Restuarant (cuisine: African)
          500 ft
        Parks
        • London Fields Park
          1700 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  11 am
        • Number of rooms:
          21

        City Inn Express Location

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        What's nearby

        Tourist attractions

        • London Fields Lido - 1400 ft
        • F-Art - 1.2 mi

        Places of interest

        • London Buddhist Centre - 4000 ft
        • The Friends of the Western Buddhist Order - 4000 ft
        • Banksy Yellow Line Flower Painter - 4300 ft
        • Hackney Peace Carnival Mural - 4600 ft
        • De Beauvoir Square - 5000 ft
        • Queen Mary University of London - 1.2 mi
        • Spitalfields City Farm - 1.2 mi
        • East London Mosque - 1.3 mi

        Convention centers

        Shopping areas

        • Brick Lane - 1.3 mi

        Amusement

        • York Hall - 3000 ft

        Monuments and Landmarks

        • Stoke Newington - 1.2 mi

        Museums

        • Bethnal Green Museum of Childhood - 2700 ft
        • Victoria Park - 3700 ft

        Parks

        • Vallance Gardens - 1.3 mi

        Theaters

        • Hackney Empire - 2300 ft

        Business areas

        Underground stations

        • Bethnal Green - 4000 ft
        • Homerton - 4300 ft
        • Stepney Green - 1.2 mi
        • Shoreditch - 1.2 mi
        • Whitechapel - 1.3 mi

        Local attractions

        • Brick Lane - 1.4 mi
          Brick Lane, E1, London
        • Pompeii & Herculaneum Exhibition - 1.5 mi
          British Museum, London
        • Christ Church Spitalfields - 1.6 mi
          Commercial Street, London
        • Royal London Hospital Museum - 1.4 mi
          Newark Street, London
        • Dennis Severs' House - 1.5 mi
          18 Folgate Street, London

        Near the hotel

        • Museum of Electricity - 1300 ft
          The Old Power Station, Christchurch
        • Sutton House - 3900 ft
          2-4 Homerton High St., London
        • London Fields Park - 1700 ft
          London Fields Westside, London
        • Victoria Park - 4000 ft
          Old Ford Road, London

        Restaurants nearby

        • Bouchon Fourchette - 400 ft

          Address: 171 Mare Street

          75% likes this, based on 50 reviews
          Cuisine: French

        • La tonnara - 600 ft

          Address: via del mare
          Phone: 0941874253

          75% likes this, based on 19 reviews
          Cuisine: Italian

        • E5 Bakehouse, Hackney - 700 ft

          Address: Arch 395 Mentmore Terrace London E8 3PH

          80% likes this, based on 26 reviews

        • Exceline Exotic Dishes Restuarant - 500 ft

          Address: 175 Mare Street
          Phone: 0208 525 9222

          Cuisine: African

        • Milestone Cafe - 700 ft

          Address: The Triangle

          71% likes this, based on 15 reviews
          Cuisine: European

        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  11 am
        • Number of rooms:
          21
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        City Inn Express Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at City Inn Express

        Average guest rating

        5.8out of 10
        Guest rating
        Based on 223 reviews

        Guest reviews

        • Single
          7.4

          Cheap, ideally located for my business use, available car parking

          No tea and coffee in rooms, breakfast not available until 8 am (so didnt get any)

        • Single
          5.0

          The bed was clean and comfortable

          The breakfast was terrible! No beans in stock , terrible white bread, even the tea was dreadful! Other guests were very noisy leaving early and arriving late. The shower barely worked.

        • Single
          10.0

          i was very impressed by the quality in relation to cost.i will certainly use this hotel again and will recommend my friends also.hotel on the whole was very clean and staff was also very helpful.

        • Single
          5.4

          The staff were polite and helpful.

          Some difficulty in finding the hotel due to its lack of a street frontage.

        • Couple
          10.0

          Excellent location, friendly staff, good clean hotel, good shower

        • Single
          3.2

          (1) The Receptionist trying to add £5 extra on the price for credit card payment on arrival. (2) The fact that it is off of a side road of mare street, down a dark alley past two disused buildings, one with broken windows and the city inn express sign on it. Pretty hard to find. (3) Getting to sleep is hard given it's right by a 24hr garage and the water pump in/near the rooms goes off every 15 minutes loudly all through the night. (4) The shower was so weak that I sat in the shower cubicle in order to get any pressure out to wash. (5) I've been in small bathrooms before but never one where I had to wedge my leg under the sink just to be able to get onto the toilet.

        • Older travelers
          7.4

          Clean and tidy, quiet, very comfortable. thank you

        • Single
          3.2

          Staff were helpful, hotel was clean.

          The location was dangerous - I had my car stolen from the street outside. The bed sheets had big cigarette burns in them. The television reception was very poor and unwatchable. I was placed in a room 3 flights up, though the hotel seemed to be nearly empty.

        • Single
          10.0

          Cleanliness of room was very good.reception guy was very polite and eager to help.good sized , comfortable room in a quiet location.had very nice breakfast in the morning.free car park provided.

        • Group of friends
          8.2

          I wasn't expecting much from the City Inn Express, especially as the price was so cheap, but it was close to an event we were attending. I was pleasantly surprised by the cleanliness of what is essentially a budget hotel. I stayed in a triple room which was cosy and comfortable. I hadn't realised breakfast was included so that was nice treat in the morning.

          The beds in the room were pretty worn, however the linen was clean.

        • Family with children
          6.2

          Fair price according to standard.

          The location of the hotel; far from London centrum and in a dirty and deteriorated area.

        • Single
          7.4

          The staff were very helpful

          The steps but the staff helped with my suitcase

        • Single
          5.0

          Room was clean and comfortable. If you are not fussy and just want a bed for the night then this is the place for you.

          3.5% surcharge even on debit cards. This should not happen nowadays. Should be built into your price then you can offer a discount for cash if you wish.. Breakfast was a very poor affair. Cramped room and then 2 greasy fried eggs, a bit of toast and some beans and a cheap glass of fruit juice. Tea did not arrive until 5 mins after I finished Breakfast. Overpriced at £55.

        • Couple
          7.8

          I booked this hotel for LED festival in Victoria park, if your going to a festival in vickky park it's perfect. No frills but staff are great and clean comfortable room. Serves it's role perfect as a place to crash.

        • Couple
          6.2

          Good Location. Very handy for Victoria Park events.

          Very basic but good value for a budget hotel in London.

        How to reach hotel

        hotel City Inn Express - London London location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        144A Mare Street, Hackney, London, United Kingdom

        Get directions
        City Center
        • London
          3.8 mi
        Airports
        Train Stations
        • Old Street Station
          1.6 mi
        • London Liverpool Street
          1.8 mi
        Underground stations
        • Homerton
          4600 ft
        • Bethnal Green
          4300 ft
        • Bus stop
          1.3 mi
        Restaurants
        • Bouchon Fourchette (cuisine: French)
          400 ft
        • Exceline Exotic Dishes Restuarant (cuisine: African)
          500 ft
        Parks
        • London Fields Park
          1700 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  11 am
        • Number of rooms:
          21