DoubleTree by Hilton today announced the opening of its newest property in London – DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London ExCel. 

Located at 2 Festoon Way, Royal Victoria Dock – a growing financial hub in London – the 260-room hotel is just moments away from the ExCel London Exhibition Centre and in close proximity to Canary Wharf, The O2, London City Airport and the Emirates Air Line Cable Car.

Guest room

Guest room

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“Situated nearby two of London’s largest international conference and entertainment centres, the hotel is a great base for visitors looking to explore London’s key attractions. Our modern guest rooms offer stunning views of the Royal Victoria Dock and easy accessibility to the city, via London’s first cable car. Myself and the team look forward to welcoming our first guests,” said Ashley Cole, general manager, DoubleTree by Hilton London ExCel.

Suite

Suite

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Among the hotel’s 260 rooms are 31 deluxe rooms and 35 suites – some with views of the Royal Victoria Dock.

The 112-seat DoubleTree Restaurant also boasts Dock views while offering an all-day ‘modern British and European influenced menu’. The DoubleTree Lounge Bar, open from 9 a.m. to 12 a.m, offers an extensive range of international drinks, including cocktails.

The O2 and Canary Wharf from the Royal Victoria Dock

The O2 and Canary Wharf from the Royal Victoria Dock

Other features at the hotel include a gym, 24-hour business centre and two meeting spaces that can hold over 90 guests.

“DoubleTree by Hilton London ExCel offers guests the welcoming comforts and hospitality that travellers can expect from DoubleTree by Hilton, starting with the presentation of a warm, chocolate chip cookie at check-in, a symbol of the ‘little things’ that make a stay with us so memorable,” said Dianna Vaughan, senior vice president and global head, DoubleTree by Hilton.

Hotel exterior

Hotel exterior

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