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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Arrived on Friday checked out on Sunday. Reception staff very friendly and polite. Throughout the whole duration of my stay the staff were very attentive and service at all times was excellent. The party I joined was to celebrate a very close friend's 80th birthday and the manager attended to all our needs and requirements which made the whole experience...

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Dublin, Ireland
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Great weekend in London. .Tower hotel was great location n we used the hop on hop off cruise n buses to get around mostly. . Did the tour of Westminster abbey. .so worthwhile. ..London Eye was closed for maintenance but fabout view's from the Shard....

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Madrid, Spain
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TV does not work, no mini bar, very very old rooms with really old furniture, reception took very long to onboard me. Overall just aweful. I will not visit again albeit it is in the centre. This needs a massive fresh-up now!

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Worcester
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Needs a bit of updating here and there in the room such as the bath had a couple of rust patches and the sofa in the suite was quite old but overall satisfied and would stay again. Staff were very polite as always and the view from the room was amazing.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We went yesterday with friends for afternoon tea at the tower hotel and it was really lovely. The service and food was great not to mention the view. We had so many cakes, tried lots of different teas, there was a large choice of cakes, scones, sandwich's, and the strawberry mousse cake which was lovely. Service was fantastic and staff...

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Redruth, England, United Kingdom
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Wow, what a amazing location, the view from our room felt like we could actually reach out and touch the tower bridge! Our bed was the most comfortable bed I have ever had in a hotel Staff were amazing, nothing was too much trouble the concierge posted a parcel back to our house in cornwall for us to save us...

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Stockton On Tees, England
Reviewed yesterday NEW

I stayed here for 1 night on business during January. There is no faulting the location right next to Tower Bridge and the Tower of London, makes for a lovely day and evening view. However, in terms of the hotel, the check in was quick, but there was no attention given to facilities or how to get to the room....

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We loved this hotel, standard double room was to a very high standard, spacious and comfortable with a lovely view of the Thames and Tower Bridge. Breakfast was included which was lovely and plentiful, staff were great and really helpful. Easy walk to Tower Tube Station giving great links to the whole city

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Whitstable, United Kingdom
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My husband surprised me with a night in town for Christmas. Lovely hotel, great position and fab views of Tower Bridge. The room was great, I was impressed how quiet it was considering the location. Breakfast was lovely and staff were very conscientious. Can't comment on the value as I didn't see the bill! But I'd definitely go back.

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Cambridge
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The room was very clean and the staff were pleasant, polite & accommodating. Breakfast staff didn't roll their eyes when I asked for soya milk (dairy intolerant) like I've experienced in other places.

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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: $205 - $406 (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:
#191 Luxury Hotel in London
#201 Romantic Hotel in London
#224 Family Hotel in London
#292 Business Hotel in London
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“bridge view, stunning”
 of 5 bubbles 306annette, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Avoid Floor 5 near the Executive Lounge, very noisy”
 of 5 bubbles LiseyLou1, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Room facing the river”
 of 5 bubbles 428nigelw, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“If you can, get a room with a view of Tower Bridge.”
 of 5 bubbles PeteW-201, 14 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The room was very comfortable, unfortunately the first night was too hot and we could not turn the air conditioner off. reported it to the staff it was adjusted and a fan provided. excellent!”
 of 5 bubbles mickshe2004, 14 Jan 2017 | Read review
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