Viking Hotel - London

162 Romford Road, London, United Kingdom, E15 4LD  show map
 2 stars
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Viking Hotel - London

Paid Wi-Fi

Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Lobby bar

Shuttle

City shuttle service

Laundry
TV

Flat-screen TV

Overview

The cozy 2-star Viking Hotel is a great place to stay in London. An example of contemporary architecture, this hotel was opened in 1987 and was fully restored in 2008.

The hotel is 1000 meters away from The Audience, Top Hat and Theatre Royal Stratford East. There are pubs, bars and a stadium in the area.

Forest Gate, Sprowston Road (R) bus stop is located nearby. The hotel is set 5 minutes' drive from London City airport.

Rooms

Guests are offered 61 soundproof rooms featuring a dressing room, television, a sitting area, a closet and coffee/tea makers. They also feature en suite bathrooms fitted with a hairdryer, a shower and a bidet.

Eat & Drink

Residents can have breakfast in the lobby. International dishes are offered in the trendy on-site restaurant. Guests can dine at Osteria del Portico and Farm W5, about 300 meters away from the property.

Services

Business facilities at Viking Hotel include a business center and a photocopier.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for additional charge.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2008.  Number of rooms:   61.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Paid Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • Free safe at reception
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Early check-in/ -out
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Elevator
  • Lobby

Services

  • City shuttle service
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Continental breakfast
  • Lobby bar

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Room view

  • River view

Room facilities

  • Paid Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Patio
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer on request

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • International calls
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Viking Hotel - London London location
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Hotel Address:

162 Romford Road, London, United Kingdom, E15 4LD

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City Center
  • London
    10.7 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Woolwich Arsenal
    7.0 km
  • London Liverpool Street
    7.3 km
Underground stations
  • Stratford
    1.4 km
  • Stratford Tube Station
    1.4 km
  • Bus stop
    600 m
Restaurants
  • Osteria del Portico
    260 m
  • Farm W5 (cuisine: Eclectic)
    270 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of rooms:
    61

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Rooms and availability

Viking photos Room
Single Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 2 Single beds, 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Patio
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cribs available
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Electric kettle
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • VCR player
  • Wake up service
  • DVD player
  • Radio
Room Description:

Standard|Single Room - With Breakfast. Standard-Bed & Breakfast-Minimum 4 Nights

Standard Twin Room for Single Use
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds

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  • General:Individual air conditioning
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Bedding:Cribs available
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Television
  • VCR player
  • Radio
Room Description:

Twin room sole use

Viking photos Room
Triple Room
  • Room size:

    24 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Double bed and 1 Single bed, Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cribs available
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Electric kettle
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • VCR player
  • Wake up service
  • DVD player
  • Radio
Room Description:

Standard|Triple + Breakfast (2 beds)

Dormitory Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Beds in shared room

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Room Description:

Bed In Shared Room Capacity 4

Viking photos Room
Quadruple Room
  • Room size:

    28 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons, 1 Double bed and 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • DVD player
Room Description:

Standard|Quadruple Room

Viking Location

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What's nearby

Places of interest

  • ArcelorMittal Orbit2.0 km

Amusement

  • Gala Bingo2.6 km

Monuments and Landmarks

Stadiums

  • Olympic Aquatics Centre1.8 km
  • Olympic Park1.9 km
  • Olympic Basketball Arena2.0 km
  • West Ham United FC2.0 km
  • London Velopark 2.2 km
  • Olympic Stadium2.2 km
  • Olympic handball Arena2.4 km
  • Olympic Hockey Centre2.5 km

Parks

  • Wanstead Park3.2 km
  • Central Park3.7 km

Underground stations

Local attractions

  • The View Tube2.2 km
    The Greenway, Marshgate Lane, London
  • Geffrye Museum2.4 km
    Kingsland Road, London
  • Pompeii & Herculaneum Exhibition3.7 km
    British Museum, London
  • The Who Shop2.3 km
    39-41 Barking Road, London
  • ISKCON Bhaktivedant Manor3.1 km
    Dharam Marg, Hilfield lane, Near Watford, Herts, Watford

Near the hotel

  • Top Hat980 m
    Aldwych Theatre, London
  • Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park - Park in Progress Tour1.3 km
    Stratford Station, London

Restaurants nearby

  • Osteria del Portico260 m

    Address: Ealing Broadway, England

    86% likes this, based on 52 reviews

  • La Plaza320 m

    Address: 74 Tavistock Road

    58% likes this, based on 25 reviews
    Cuisine: Spanish

  • White Mulberries490 m

    Address: White Mulberries

    74% likes this, based on 37 reviews

  • Farm W5270 m

    Address: 19 The Green Ealing
    Phone: 020 8566 1965

    86% likes this, based on 41 reviews
    Cuisine: Eclectic

  • Crate Brewery490 m

    Address: Unit 7 White Building
    Phone: 44(0)7834275687

    59% likes this, based on 17 reviews
    Cuisine: British

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of rooms:
    61

Hotel Awards

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Hotels nearby
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Viking Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Viking

Average guest rating

6.8out of 10
Very good
Based on 194 reviews

Rating by category:

Rooms
9.0
Value
8.5
Location
5.0
Service
6.0

Guest reviews

  • 0.2

    None.

    Upon arrival I was put in an out building, with no heating and there was a gap in the door. I was then put in a second room in which I found a mouse and several droppings. Finally I requested a room that was inside the main hotel, this also had signs of mice. The staff were very unhelpful, unfriendly and not very apologetic about my situation. I spend a lot of time working away and this has to be the worst hotel I have stayed in. Not happy!! definitely would not recommend this hotel for future use. The hotel should give me a refund for my stay!!

  • Couple
    6.2

    hotel was nice and bright and clean

    room was too warm and wall fan did not work. Although hairdryer was in room there was no plug attached.

  • Family with children
    8.2

    Price was reasonable compared with offfered services. Brakfast included ed a free parking in an open area but locked at night. Bus stop in front of the hotel and underground 10' wolking.

  • Couple
    5.4

    Safe parking and good access to where I needed to be

  • Older travelers
    6.6

    Staff pleasant and breakfast available early

    Did not request non smoking room as I did not think smoking was allowed in hotels now. The room had obviously been used by smokers and ash tray present so this implied smoking allowed, as a non smoker was a bit unpleasant. Be specific when you book!

  • Single
    7.4

    Loved the room - well designed, comfortable, and away from the main road - and i liked the balcony access.

    Breakfast wa uninspiring but it was "free".

  • Older travelers
    3.8

    Good location. Close to a subway station and within the limits of the tourist part of the city.

    Our room wasn't cleat at all. Dirty and used sheets, which they didn't change during our stay ( and I believe even before). When we arrived our room was smelly. The pillows smell like cigarret. The towels were the only thing they change every day, but that didn't meant they were clean towels. The shower wasn't also clean. Also the plates for breakfast were dirty.

  • Older travelers
    6.2

    free parking facilities

    breakfast times not long enough, cut off at 9am needs to be at least 9.30/10:00 am especially on weekends.

  • Family with children
    7.8

    Very secure free car parking with good access to bus transport into the city, or to next underground. Kettle, tea/coffee facilities in room. Quiet area, especially in the rooms at the back of the hotel.

    Breakfast finishes too early at 9 o'clock on the dot (we did not even try to be there), fortunately Sainsbury Express is across the road with excellent sandwiches etc!

  • Family with children
    7.0

    That it was a quadruple room for a reasonable price,

    It doesn't look much like a hotel from the front and the fact that you eat breakfast in the reception is wierd and make it seem cheap, should have a wall up to seperate the areas.

  • Couple
    7.4

    Friendly atmosphere, lovely breakfast.

    Maybe more tea and coffee facilities in the rooms, this would have been lovely as we traveled a long way and more then 1 hot drink would have been a nice improvement.

  • Couple
    8.2

    free parking, allowed us to change room

    at first we were put in a outside part of hotel, room was dirty and hair in shower etc. we asked to change rooms they put us in a really nice clean room. paid for breakfast but they didnt have any fruit so i couldnt eat anything as im dairy and gluten free think they should of done fruit for people with diarty problems, apart from that we were happy

  • Group of friends
    8.2

    The staff were very obliging and helpful and having the free parking facility was a bonus. Handy for the tube station into the city. Even allowed us to leave the car after checking out, so we could could make the most of the day.

  • Family with children
    8.2

    no complaints for the price and within easy drive to the O2 Arena and Excel

    Its basic and Good value for the money so can not fault

  • Couple
    6.2

    The room was clean and quite large for a budget hotel. Nice big shower. Good value.

    The staff were shouting and banging doors before 7am on Sunday morning!! One of the milk sachets was off.

How to reach hotel

hotel Viking Hotel - London London location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

162 Romford Road, London, United Kingdom, E15 4LD

Get directions
City Center
  • London
    10.7 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Woolwich Arsenal
    7.0 km
  • London Liverpool Street
    7.3 km
Underground stations
  • Stratford
    1.4 km
  • Stratford Tube Station
    1.4 km
  • Bus stop
    600 m
Restaurants
  • Osteria del Portico
    260 m
  • Farm W5 (cuisine: Eclectic)
    270 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of rooms:
    61

Hotel Awards

UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedLondonViking

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Family Hotels in United Kingdom

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