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The Tower

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Warsaw, Poland
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Me and my friend spent there 1 night and we got room (number 462) with the yacht port view - it was lovely especially at night with all the holiday lights :) Big room with nice bathroom with bathtub. Everything was clean, we liked the room very much. Wi-fi was working perfectly. Hotel is huge, but it was not a...

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Stayed here for a Friday to Monday weekend break in December 2016 - I have stayed here before on business and knew that was an excellent location for seeing the sights of London. Went room only but upgraded for £30 a night (total for 2) on check-in - that gave us breakfasts for the 2 days, some extras in the...

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London
Reviewed yesterday NEW

What a disappointing stay. The hotel itself is chaotic, and the rooms small and very tired, especially the bathrooms. More importantly, the customer service is practically non existent. I've phoned the reception desk twice in the past hour to ask if the drilling that's happening next to my room could stop. The woman at the reception desk who obviously couldn't...

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Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed in the Hotel on business. I'd heard a lot about the hotel in advance, with it's great location and good reputation Overall impressions are that this is a very busy tourist hotel and really could do with the rooms and communal areas renovating, redecorating as they are looking rather tired. Breakfast room was busy with the breakfast "gate guardian"...

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Kiddy
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Couldn't fault the attention to detail and the service we received at The Tower. The team could not do enough for us. Would recommend to friends and family. Thank you all @ The Tower. Afternoon tea with Prosecco was spot on.

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1Thank BKOK
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

This hotel is brilliant for exploring the capital, the location is simply perfect. We booked a standard room but got a view of tower bridge much to our surprise! Very clean and tidy and the staff were very helpful. Ask for a room higher up as the views are spectacular. I'd recommend skipping breakfast here as the queues were unbelievable...

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a spectacular hotel in a stunning location, practically on Tower Bridge! It's definitely worth paying a little bit extra to get a Bridge View room, as said view is mesmerising. The room itself was nice and big, very comfortable bed and perfectly clean. The staff at reception and particularly at breakfast were extremely attentive and professional! The breakfast...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We paid £220 per night this is like a box room very small room for the price and for that price I would at least expect a kettle so you can make a cup of tea . But no there was not one if you want a drink they charge you £5 to bring it up

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Newport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Just spent one night here, but so impressed. Don't let the rather grim-looking building put you off, It was warm & pleasant inside, with lovely Christmas decorations, though not OTT. Busy at reception, but pleasant, friendly staff to help. We had arrived a bit early & our room was not ready. Obliging staff put our luggage with the concierge. We...

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is the third time we have stayed at the tower Friendly staff made very welcome. great buffet breakfast rooms are well equipped very convenient for the the Tower and the tube not far away, really enjoyed our stay

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Bechir M, Manager at The Tower, responded to this review

Dear Carol P, Thank you for your loyalty in our hotel and returning once again. Thank you for your amazing comments and your great feedback about our team here. Please know I have passed on this feedback to our team and I hope to welcome you back soon. Kindest Regards, Bechir Messaoud General Manager

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Large contemporary hotel located at St. Katharine's Dock on banks of the Thames, overlooking Tower Bridge, the Tower of London and the Shard. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Tower

Address: St Katharine's Way, London E1W 1LD, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London
Price Range: ₹ 9,530 - ₹ 21,140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Tower 4*
Number of rooms: 801
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Also Known As:
The Tower Hotel London
The Tower London
Hotel Thistle
London The Tower
Hotel Style:
#187 Luxury Hotel in London
#201 Romantic Hotel in London
#224 Family Hotel in London
#292 Business Hotel in London
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“Room 462 has nice yacht port view and bathtub in bathroom. Bed was very comfortable! Heat was working well.”
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 of 5 bubbles 70martaz, 5 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Book somewhere else, you'll thank me.”
 of 5 bubbles LDNLondon, 5 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Floor five was the floor to be on.....nice views and very nice help yourself coffee / beer bar available to all on the floor.”
 of 5 bubbles BKOK, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Bridge View”
 of 5 bubbles peterhH3227PG, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Tell them you don't like small spaces because it's no bigger than a box room with a double bed in it”
 of 5 bubbles Lollypopgrrrrr, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
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