The Tower Hotel – London
The Tower Hotel is located at St Katharine’s Way, East London, London, E1W 1LD, United Kingdom.
Nestled along the River Thames, The Tower Hotel brings you into the midst of some of London’s most iconic landmarks and famous locations, including the Tower of London, the Shard, and more.
Inside the Venue
The International e-Assessment Conference & Awards will be held in the Tower Hotel’s dedicated event suite on the hotel’s first floor, with the catering and exhibition area enjoying exceptional views of the River Thames and Tower Bridge. Free WiFi is included.
The Conference & Awards registration desk will be situated up on the first floor, outside the exhibition and conference rooms, and our event team is looking forward to greeting you.
Getting to the Venue
Please note: This information will be updated if the proposed rail strike planned for 21st June goes ahead.
Approximately 7 minutes walk from Tower Hill Station for access to London Underground and Tower Gateway for DLR.
Approximately 7 minutes walk from the Thames Clipper connecting Canary Wharf and Central London via the Thames.
The closest overground station is Fenchurch Street (12 min walk), accessible by C2C services. The next closest overground station is London Bridge (15 min walk).
Less than 30 minutes from London City Airport.
80 car parking spaces under the hotel are available at an additional charge. The hotel is outside the London Congestion Charge Zone.
Directions from Tower Hill Station
Head south on Trinity Square towards Trinity Place. Turn left onto Trinity Place. After 100m turn right, passing through Tower Hill Garden. Then turn left towards St Katharine’s Way.
Cross under the A100 and turn right onto Saint Katharine’s Way, and right again to stay on Saint Katharine’s Way. Take a slight right at Cloister walk to the Tower Hotel.
Directions from Fenchurch Street Station
Walk south on Fenchurch Pl towards London St. Turn left onto New London St, then turn left onto Hart St, then right onto Seething Lane.
The Tower Hotel has 80 parking spaces which are allocated on a first come-first served basis. There is a 2m height restriction and charges are £3/hr or £25/24 hours.
If the car park is full, the alternative car park is the Minories Car Park, located 0.3 miles away and is approximately a 10-minute walk from the hotel. More information on parking can be found on the Parkopedia website.
Any disabled badge holder should consult the City of London map of disabled bays, to see the disabled bays in the area, these can be used for four hours on weekdays.
Please note that the hotel is inside the London Ultra-Low Emissions Zone, which is in force all day, every day. You can check a vehicle’s eligibility here: Ultra Low Emission Zone – Transport for London (tfl.gov.uk). If not eligible, then you can choose to pay £12.50 per day.
The hotel is outside of the London Congestion Charge Zone, but only just! If you wish to avoid this charge, then please take care to avoid taking a wrong turn. This charge is in place 07:00-18:00 Mon-Fri, 12:00-18:00 Sat-Sun and bank holidays, and is £15 per day.
The event venue, The Tower Hotel, is a 4-star hotel and rooms can be booked directly via their website, or a number of online reputable booking sites.
There are a number of alternative hotels within walking distance of The Tower Hotel, varying prices for different budgets. Below are a few suitable ones in the surrounding area for each budget or you can look into it yourself.
The Tower Hotel
St Katharine’s Way London E1W 1LD
This year our conference is situated in a 4 star hotel near Tower Bridge. The Tower Hotel London combines comfort and convenience with unparalleled views. With 801 rooms to choose from, including accessible options and sumptuous suites, a range of bars and restaurants and fantastic service, The Tower Hotel delivers the ideal hotel experience.
Free WiFi with breakfast available (additional cost).
Travelodge London Central Aldgate East
6-13 Chamber Street, London, E1 8BL
Travelodge is a 5 minute walk from the Tower Hotel with Wi-Fi and breakfast available (at an additional cost). Travelodge is a wheelchair accessible hotel, that is perfect if you want a place to sleep on the nights of the conference without breaking the bank. Click here for more information or to book a room, or call 08719 846406.
Motel One London-Tower Hill
24-26 Minories, EC3N 1BQ
Motel One is a short walk from the Tower Hotel. This is a wheelchair accessible hotel with Wi-Fi included and breakfast purchasable separately. Click here for more information or to book a room, or call +44 207 481 6420.
Leonardo Royal Hotel London Tower Bridge
45 Prescot Street, London, E1 8GP
Leonardo Royal Hotel is a short walk from The Tower Hotel. Leonardo Royal Hotel is wheelchair accessible, with limited disabled parking. Wi-Fi is included with your booking and breakfast is available, additionally this hotel has a gym and pool available, and various other amenities and services included. Click here for more information or to book a room, or call +44 207 959 5000.
Hotel Indigo London – Tower Hill
142 Minories, Matheson House, London, EC3N 1LS
A short walk from the Tower Hotel, Hotel Indigo is wheelchair accessible and has 2 wheelchair parking spaces. Hotel Indigo offers an off-site gym and has free Wi-Fi throughout. Various other amenities and services are available. Click here for more information or to book a room, or call 44-207-2651014.
DoubleTree by Hilton Tower of London Hotel
7 Pepys Street, London, EC3N 4AF
DoubleTree by Hilton is located between the Tower Hill tube station and Fenchurch Street rail station and a short walk to the Tower Hotel. DoubleTree by Hilton has 3 accessible rooms and offers complimentary Wi-Fi. Click here for more information or to book a room, or call +44-207-709 1000.
Andaz Liverpool Street London
40 Liverpool Street, London, EC2M 7QN
Andaz Liverpool Street Hotel is a 5 star hotel in walking distance of the Tower Hotel. Andaz has wheelchair access and Wi-Fi as standard, with breakfast an optional purchase. Featuring a gym and spa (including in-room spa treatment) among a host of other amenities and services including free WiFI. Click here for more information or to book a room, or call +44 207 961 1234.