Value for money
Distance to city centre
Ibis Budget London Whitechapel offers affordable accommodations within its comfortable 269 rooms near central London. It is perfect for the tourist with easy access to many attractions, and for the business traveler, as the hotel has nearby access to bus and underground routes to ExCel London and only 5 miles to the London City Airport.
The Tower of London and Tower Bridge are within a 25-minute walk. The Whitechapel underground station is a quick 5-minute walk, and gives access to Westminster Abbey and Buckingham Palace in 30 minutes or less. Underground stations to the hotel are Whitechapel, Algate and Algate East for guests exploring central London. There is direct access to Brick Lane filled with restaurants and trendy shops.
The motel has different rooms to choose from and offers a newer room called the nest which offers additional space with upgraded amenities. With comfort, simplicity, and compact style, guests have access to Wi-Fi, a work desk, flat screen TV, and private in-room bathroom. All rooms are air-conditioned and include individual temperature controls. Accessible rooms are also available.
Ibis offers an unlimited continental breakfast for a small fee. It has an open lobby with lounge and cafe space, as well as light snacks, water, sodas, and microwavable meals for sale. The front desk is open 24 has a bilingual staff, and its offers laundry and dry-cleaning services, along with a computer for guest use.
Heathrow Airport and Gatwick Airport can both be reached via public transport in about an hour, providing the budget-minded traveler a comfortable and convenient choice for their stay.
Policies vary by room type and provider.
London Heathrow Airport lies directly at the London underground network, which allows for a quick transfer. The Piccadilly line runs directly into the heart of London. Stepping off at Gloucester Road, you can change for the District or Circle Line, which stop at Whitechapel and Aldgate Station, respectively. Travelers who come from Gatwick Airport can board the Gatwick Express, Southern Line, or Thameslink trains to enjoy a direct connection to London Victoria Station. From London Victoria, you can also take the District Line to the hotel.
The ibis Budget London Whitechapel always seeks to cater to their guests’ wishes, but an early check-in is subject to availability and can therefore not always be guaranteed. However, guests who arrive early or depart later can store their luggage for free at the reception desk to explore Brick Lane and London for a little while longer. To secure storage space for your items, you can also contact the concierge beforehand to let them know.
Travelers arriving by car can benefit from the various on-street parking lots or parking garages in the nearby vicinity, which are available at a surcharge that usually ranges from £15-40 (about $19-51) per night. The JustPark on Raven Row, for instance, is only a 10m walk from the property, as is the NCP Car Park London Whitechapel High Street parking lot. As the hotel is so well-connected to public transport, choosing an airport parking lot or P+R outside of town may be worth considering, too.
To keep in line with its budget motto, the ibis Budget London Whitechapel hotel opens its breakfast area all day for guests to use outside typical breakfast times. Whether you want to eat here or consume your own food from a local supermarket or delivery service, it’s up to you. Guests can also benefit from the two vending machines in the reception area where you can buy snacks and beverages.
When coming to London you may want to pack light and not drag a bulky hair dryer along, and the hotel seeks to accommodate to their guests’ wishes. Even though the ibis Budget London Whitechapel does not feature hair dryers in their rooms, guests can borrow one from the reception desk for free (a deposit may be required, but it will be returned).
To start your day with a scrumptious breakfast, take advantage of the onsite breakfast facilities for only approximately £6 (about $6.40) per day. Breakfast is an all-you-can-eat buffet featuring a selection of cereals, yogurt, pastries, bread, and hot beverages and is served on the ground floor close to the reception area. (Prices checked 12/06/19).
Ibis Budget London Whitechapel is located at 100 Whitechapel Road in Tower Hamlets, 4.7 km from the centre of London. Tower of London is the closest landmark to Ibis Budget London Whitechapel.
Check-in time is 14:00 and check-out time is 12:00 at Ibis Budget London Whitechapel.
No, Ibis Budget London Whitechapel does not offer free Wi-Fi.
No, Ibis Budget London Whitechapel does not offer free parking.
No, Ibis Budget London Whitechapel does not offer free airport shuttle service.
Ibis Budget London Whitechapel is 8 km from London City.
Yes, Ibis Budget London Whitechapel is a pet-friendly hotel.
No, Ibis Budget London Whitechapel does not have a pool on-site.