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Royal Victoria Dock and Bridge

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Home to Excel, Emirate Air Line Cable Car and The Crystal Museum

hilst we visited the Royal Victoria Docks (arrived by Emirate Air Line Cable Car) on a sunny day... read more

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Reviewed yesterday

hilst we visited the Royal Victoria Docks (arrived by Emirate Air Line Cable Car) on a sunny day, it was very windy with quite a chill in the breeze. Walked around part of the docks, had a good look at the old cranes, peered through...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Having not been to an F1 event for 30 plus years this was a real treat !... Exceptionally well hosted, good viewing , might be a bit more challenging if the crowds did come. Hopefully they will be back next year !

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It’s a lovely location to talk a walk at any time of the day with beautiful view and s variety of restaurants, coffee places , hotels . You can take the bridge to crossover.

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Easy accessible, stairs or lift (if your anything like me you’d rather take the stairs for your own benefit lol) lots to eat and drink, right on the dock

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Reviewed 26 April 2018

What a fabulous afternoon having afternoon tea in the sunshine aboard Sunbourne Yacht Hotel. Freshly made sandwiches and lovely cakes washed down by tea and champagne all fabulously served by welcoming and professional staff. Sami found out it was our anniversary and provided us with...More

Thank Shirley F
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Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

We stayed down by the docks overnight as we were attending a show at the Excel. It is a lovely spot and personal feel that it is underrated. The area has a number of restaurants and hotels. The bridge is a great attraction to go...More

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Reviewed 3 April 2018

Magnificent views over the docks.Great for weather watching too. Sometimes you see low flying planes overhead flying into City Airport.The wooden floor can be a bit slippery in the rain and there is this white thing in the middle that you could fall over if...More

Thank cyclebabe2015
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Reviewed 22 February 2018

I recently stayed down by the dock for three days after visiting briefly last summer. The area is very nice and there's a few hotels, restaurants and two supermarkets all within close reach of Excel, The O2 and the Emirates airline cable cars. There are...More

Thank Sarahwivak
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Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

If you are staying nearby go swimming in the docks...But summer is best...there is an official swim club anyone can join...

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Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Generally cheaper hotels in this area than central London but a nice area to stay in with lots of food & drink, local attractions and easy transport to central London. I wouldn't call the bridge itself an attraction, just a way of getting from A...More

Thank Jamie M
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Response from ManiAuthi | Reviewed this property |
A taxi from Heathrow to the Sunborn will take approximately 1.5 hours depending on traffic and cost around £80. The taxi will pull up about 50 metres away from the Sunborn (across a square) and you will have to walk for that... More
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Response from valerybg | Reviewed this property |
About 20 min from central London. The closest station is Royal Victoria DLR, and it is about 2-3min walk from there
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