Viking - London

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

Paid Wi-Fi

Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in/ -out

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Poolside snack bar

Cafe

Lobby bar

Shuttle

Shuttle service

Fitness/ Gym

Exercise gym

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Massage

Overview

Viking Hotel is a 2-star property situated about 17 km from Westfield London. Built in 1987, the comfortable hotel was renovated in 2008.

Viking Hotel lies 9 km away from Westfield Stratford City. A major setting near a tube station offers good public transport connections.

This hotel is conveniently placed close to pubs, bars and restaurants.

A 10-minute walk will take you to Plaistow subway station. The hotel is about 10 minutes' drive from London City airport, which is 5 km away.

Rooms

Soundproof rooms at Viking Hotel are equipped with television, coffee/tea makers, a dressing area, a seating area and a closet. They also have an electric kettle and a dishwasher available for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

Breakfast is offered in the lobby every morning. The large restaurant serves light meals. The small café bar features a terrace and Wi-Fi. Osteria del Portico and Farm W5 serve eclectic dishes and lie a 5-minute walk from Viking Hotel.

Services

The hotel offers a designated area for smoking, an elevator and parking along with a business center, a conference room and a photocopier to respond to the needs of all guests.

Relax

Viking Hotel provides a hot tub and massage therapy for an extra charge. Guests with children can use high chairs, cots and a pool available on the premises.

Internet

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

Guest Parking

Public parking is possible on site for free.

Year renovated:   2008.  Number of rooms:   61.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • No parking
  • Free safe at reception
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in/ -out
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • No wheelchair access
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Luggage storage
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Lobby
  • Mobile phone network

Sports & Fitness

  • Exercise gym

Services

  • Shuttle service
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Bicycle rental
  • Laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Medical facilities service
  • Shops/Commercial services

Dining facilities

  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant with air conditioning
  • Cafe
  • Lobby bar
  • Poolside snack bar

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • High chairs
  • Children's pool

Leisure facilities

  • Beach umbrellas
  • Sun loungers
  • Sun terrace
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Jacuzzi
  • Massage

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
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer on request

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle

Media

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

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Viking - 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
  • London City Airport (LCY)
    5.1 km
  • London Heathrow (LHR)
    33.7 km
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:

    12 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 2 Single beds or 1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Balcony
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  • 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
  • Bathroom for disabled
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cribs available
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • 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

Viking photos Room
Standard Triple Room
  • Room size:

    24 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

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

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
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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
  • Bathroom for disabled
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cribs available
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • VCR player
  • Wake up service
  • DVD player
  • Radio
Room Description:

An en suite bathroom, TV and tea/coffee making facilities are featured in this room.

Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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Room Description:

An en suite bathroom, TV and tea/coffee making facilities are featured in this room.

Viking photos Room
Quadruple Room
  • Room size:

    28 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

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

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bathroom for disabled
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • DVD player
  • CD player
Room Description:

QUADRUPLE STANDARD. BED & BREAKFAST. Non refundable

Viking Location

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What's nearby

Places of interest

  • ArcelorMittal Orbit2.0 km

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park - Park in Progress Tour1.2 km

Stadiums

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

Underground stations

  • Stratford Tube Station1.3 km
  • Stratford1.3 km
  • Plaistow1.4 km
  • Upton Park1.6 km
  • West Ham1.9 km
  • Leyton1.9 km
  • East Ham2.6 km

Local attractions

  • Boleyn Ground 2.1 km
    Boleyn Ground Green Street
  • Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park 2.3 km
    Olympic Stadium Stratford Station
  • The View Tube2.3 km
    The Greenway, Marshgate Lane
  • London Stadium2.3 km
    Olympic Stadium Loop Road Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, Stratford
  • The Who Shop 2.3 km
    39-41 Barking Road

Near the hotel

  • The Audience980 m
    CLOSED in June, London
  • Theatre Royal Stratford East1.0 km
    Gerry Raffles Square, 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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Cities nearby
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  • Isleworth hotels - 15 km
  • Barking hotels - 15 km
  • Bromley hotels - 14 km
  • Brentford hotels - 13 km
  • New Malden hotels - 13 km
  • Beckenham hotels - 14 km
  • Kingston upon Thames (Greater London) hotels - 16 km
  • Ilford hotels - 15 km
  • Wallington hotels - 15 km

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 - London London location
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Hotel Address:

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

Get directions
City Center
  • London
    10.7 km
Airports
  • London City Airport (LCY)
    5.1 km
  • London Heathrow (LHR)
    33.7 km
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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