Sunborn London Yacht Hotel

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About Sunborn London Yacht Hotel

  • Hotel Room You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Freebies This stay includes Wi-Fi for free

This charming boat is situated in London and is a short stroll from Custom House for Excel DLR Station. It is also set within a five-minute walk of ExCeL London.

Guests of Sunborn London Yacht Hotel can unwind with a variety of relaxation amenities at Elemis Spa, which features a beauty centre. Facilities include free wireless internet and a sun deck.

All lodgings on board the vessel have a private bathroom with a shower and a hair dryer.

Lunch and dinner are prepared every day at Lands End, as are British, Mediterranean and Asian specialties. Each evening, guests can relax in the comfortable lounge bar.

Public transports links close to Sunborn London Yacht Hotel include Royal Victoria Docklands Light Railway Station. The Royal Victoria Dock Bridge is only a two-minute stroll from the boat.

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Amenities at Sunborn London Yacht Hotel

  • Room service
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Air-conditioned
  • Electric kettle
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Dining area
  • Dining table
  • Family rooms
  • Seating area
  • Storage available
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom

Services and conveniences

  • Conference rooms
  • Wake-up service
  • Concierge service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • 24-hour front desk

Media and entertainment

Pool and spa

Accessibility and suitability

  • Non-feather pillow
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Laptop safe
  • Cleaning products
  • Wardrobe or closet

Family friendly

  • Babysitting or child care

Parking and transportation

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping

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  • Tower Bridge 4.3 mi
  • Tower of London 4.3 mi
  • Tate Modern 5.3 mi
  • Southbank Centre 6.1 mi
  • Somerset House 6.1 mi
  • London Eye 6.2 mi
  • Westminster Bridge 6.3 mi
  • Big Ben 6.4 mi
  • Palace of Westminster 6.4 mi
  • Westminster Abbey 6.6 mi
  • National Gallery 6.6 mi
  • British Museum 6.6 mi

Essential information about Sunborn London Yacht Hotel

When to book a room at sunborn london yacht hotel, top tips for your stay at sunborn london yacht hotel.

  • If you’re after a cheap room at Sunborn London Yacht Hotel, then you should consider staying during the low season. The cheapest deals can generally be found in February and April.
  • Prices can also vary depending on which day of the week you stay. For the best room deals at Sunborn London Yacht Hotel, plan to stay on a Saturday or Sunday. The most expensive day is usually Friday.
  • The cheapest price a room at Sunborn London Yacht Hotel was booked for on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was £122, while the most expensive was £274.
  • How long should you stay at Sunborn London Yacht Hotel? KAYAK users usually book their rooms here for 1 day.

FAQs when booking at Sunborn London Yacht Hotel

How can i reach the sunborn london from heathrow airport.

If you are planning to rent a car after your flight to London Heathrow Airport, the travel time to the Sunborn London will be about 1h and 15m, and there are 2 multi-storey car parks within walking distance of the hotel where you can leave the car overnight, namely the Royal Victoria Car Park and the Excel Car Park. Those who prefer catching public transport can take the Heathrow Express which gets you to the London Paddington station, and from there you need to catch the tube to Custom House station, which is a 5m walk from the hotel. The total trip would take about 1h 30m.

Why should I eat on board the Sunborn London?

If you are looking for an exquisite dinner experience with a view, then you won’t even need to leave the yacht. You can start your evening at the Sundown Bar where you can indulge with cocktails while overlooking Canary Wharf, then head to Lands End Restaurant for dinner which offers a fusion menu of fine food made with seasonal ingredients, and a wine list to match with trained sommeliers who will be able to offer recommendations throughout the dinner.

Are there any special offers available for couples at the Sunborn London?

Those looking for a special getaway with their loved one can book the Ultimate Romantic Package, which includes rose petals in the room, a tray of chocolates, and a 3 course dinner on the yacht. In addition, you will get a range of complimentary services such as a room upgrade, a welcome drink as you check-in, a luxurious king size bed for the night, and a discount off all spa treatments at the Symphony Treatments Room.

Can I organize my wedding at the Sunborn London?

The Sunborn London has 3 different wedding packages that you can choose from if you would like to make your wedding on a yacht dream a reality. You need to have a minimum of 40 guests and can host up to 200 people, with 3 different rooms to choose from for the ceremony and dinner. The Gold and Platinum Wedding Packages include a complimentary night at the hotel for the bride and groom, and all packages include discounted rates for their guests who wish to stay the night.

Are there any activities held on board the Sunborn London?

If you are staying at the hotel on a Sunday, you won’t want to miss out on their Sunday Movie Club sessions which are held all throughout summer. They start with an afternoon tea between 12:30 pm and 4:00 pm, with the screening of a classic British movie starting at 5:00 pm. Afternoon teas are also available without the movie experience on other days of the week, and you can choose between the Traditional Afternoon Tea experience or the Afternoon Tea with Expertly Chosen Laurent Perrier Champagne Tasting Flight which includes a taste of 3 different sparkling wines from Laurent Perrier.

Where is Sunborn London Yacht Hotel located?

Sunborn London Yacht Hotel is located at 1 Royal Victoria Dock in Newham, 6.5 miles from the centre of London. Tower Bridge is the closest landmark to Sunborn London Yacht Hotel.

When is check-in time and check-out time at Sunborn London Yacht Hotel?

Check-in time is 15:00 and check-out time is 11:00 at Sunborn London Yacht Hotel.

Does Sunborn London Yacht Hotel offer free Wi-Fi?

Yes, Sunborn London Yacht Hotel offers free Wi-Fi.

How far is Sunborn London Yacht Hotel from the airport?

Sunborn London Yacht Hotel is 1.3 miles from London City.

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Get your trip off to a great start with a stay at this property, which offers free Wi-Fi in all rooms. Conveniently situated in the Canary Wharf part of London, this property puts you close to attractions and interesting dining options. Don't leave before paying a visit to the famous London Eye. Rated with 4 stars, this high-quality property provides guests with access to massage, restaurant and sauna on-site.

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250 meters to public transportation

  • Front desk [24-hour]

Great Breakfast

Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!

  • Check-in/out [express]
  • Luggage storage
  • Restaurants
  • Room service [24-hour]
  • Coffee shop

8.5 Excellent

6,336 reviews

8.6 Excellent

Location rating score

Rooms available at Sunborn Yacht Hotel London

  • Room size: 55 m²/592 ft²
  • 1 double bed
  • Room size: 45 m²/484 ft²
  • Outdoor view
  • Room size: 30 m²/323 ft²
  • Street view
  • Room size: 24 m²/258 ft²
  • 1 queen bed
  • 1 king bed and 1 sofa bed
  • Room size: 29 m²/312 ft²
  • Balcony/terrace

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Frequently asked questions

Does Sunborn Yacht Hotel London have bars on the premises?

Enjoy your getaway the finest way with a beverage in your hand at Sunborn Yacht Hotel London's bar accessible right in front of your doorstep for when you need a sip or two.

Does Sunborn Yacht Hotel London provide laundry services?

Yes! Sunborn Yacht Hotel London offers laundry service at your disposal for whenever you need your favorite clothes clean and fresh all throughout your trip. Please contact the property for more information.

Is car parking available at Sunborn Yacht Hotel London?

Sunborn Yacht Hotel London provides car park nearby for all guest visitors traveling with a vehicle. Please contact the property for more information, or log into your Agoda account and contact the property through Agoda's direct message chatbox.

What bars are close by Sunborn Yacht Hotel London?

While lodging at Sunborn Yacht Hotel London, enjoy your evening or night out at The Gun to make the most out of your nightlife.

How many floors does Sunborn Yacht Hotel London have?

Sunborn Yacht Hotel London has a total of 5 floors.

How long do travelers typically stay at Sunborn Yacht Hotel London?

Verified past guests that have stayed at Sunborn Yacht Hotel London had an average nightly stay of 1 night at this property.

At what time of the year is Sunborn Yacht Hotel London most popular?

Sunborn Yacht Hotel London's most popular month where verified guests have stayed the most is in March.

What is the typical rating that verified Solo travelers' have given to Sunborn Yacht Hotel London?

Verified solo travelers that have stayed at this property have given Sunborn Yacht Hotel London an average rating of 8.6. You can look up more detailed customer reviews and responses by filtering for a specific type of verified travelers down in the review section.

What is the typical rating that past Families with older children have given to Sunborn Yacht Hotel London?

Past families with older children that have stayed at this property have given Sunborn Yacht Hotel London an average rating of 9.0. You can look into more in depth customer assessments and comments by filtering for a specific type of verified travelers down in the review section.

What is the closest train, metro, or bus station to Sunborn Yacht Hotel London?

The nearest train, metro, or bus station is Chancery Lane Tube Station, 10005.74 m away from Sunborn Yacht Hotel London.

What time is check-in and check-out at Sunborn Yacht Hotel London?

Check-in is from 03:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM. You may ask for early check-in or late check-out during booking, subject to availability. Customers checking in or out before or after the designated time frame may be charged an additional fee.

What is the closest airport to Sunborn Yacht Hotel London?

The closest airport to Sunborn Yacht Hotel London is London Oxford Airport, 100.0 km away.

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More about Sunborn Yacht Hotel London

Experience Luxury and Elegance at Sunborn Yacht Hotel London Welcome to Sunborn Yacht Hotel London , a luxurious 4-star hotel located in the heart of London, United Kingdom. With its stunning waterfront location and unparalleled service, this hotel offers a unique and unforgettable experience for both leisure and business travelers. Step aboard this magnificent floating hotel and be transported to a world of luxury and elegance. Sunborn Yacht Hotel London boasts 136 beautifully appointed rooms, each designed to provide the utmost comfort and style. From the moment you arrive, you will be greeted by the hotel's attentive staff, who are dedicated to ensuring your stay is nothing short of exceptional. Check-in at Sunborn Yacht Hotel London begins at 03:00 PM, allowing you to settle in and start exploring the hotel's impressive facilities. Take a leisurely stroll along the deck and enjoy breathtaking views of the city skyline, or indulge in a refreshing cocktail at one of the hotel's stylish bars. For those seeking relaxation, the hotel also features a state-of-the-art spa and wellness center, where you can unwind and rejuvenate after a day of sightseeing or business meetings. Families traveling with children will appreciate the hotel's child policy, which allows children between the ages of 0 to 11 to stay free of charge. This makes Sunborn Yacht Hotel London an ideal choice for a family vacation, where both parents and children can enjoy the ultimate comfort and luxury. When it's time to check-out, you can take your time and enjoy a leisurely morning, as check-out is until 11:00 AM. Whether you're here for a weekend getaway or an extended stay, Sunborn Yacht Hotel London offers everything you need for a truly memorable experience. With its prime location, impeccable service, and luxurious amenities, this hotel is the perfect choice for discerning travelers seeking a unique and unforgettable stay in London. Unwind and Indulge at Sunborn Yacht Hotel London 's Entertainment Facilities At Sunborn Yacht Hotel London , guests can expect a truly immersive and luxurious experience, complete with an array of entertainment facilities that are sure to keep you entertained throughout your stay. Whether you're looking to unwind with a refreshing drink or indulge in a rejuvenating massage, this hotel has it all. The hotel's bar is the perfect place to start your evening. With its chic and sophisticated ambiance, it offers a wide selection of cocktails, fine wines, and spirits. Sip on your favorite drink while enjoying panoramic views of the iconic London skyline from the comfort of the bar's elegant seating area. Whether you're in the mood for a classic martini or a signature cocktail, the skilled mixologists at the bar will craft the perfect drink to suit your taste. For those seeking ultimate relaxation, the hotel's massage facilities are a must-visit. Indulge in a range of therapeutic treatments and massages that will leave you feeling rejuvenated and refreshed. From traditional Swedish massages to deep tissue therapies, the skilled therapists will tailor each treatment to your specific needs. Surrender to the soothing ambiance and let the expert hands melt away your stress and tension. Whether you're looking to unwind with a drink at the bar or pamper yourself with a blissful massage, Sunborn Yacht Hotel London 's entertainment facilities are designed to provide a truly unforgettable experience. So, sit back, relax, and let the hotel's dedicated staff cater to your every need, ensuring a memorable stay in the heart of London. Convenience Facilities at Sunborn Yacht Hotel London Experience unparalleled convenience and comfort at Sunborn Yacht Hotel London . With a range of top-notch facilities, your stay here will be nothing short of exceptional. Enjoy the luxury of 24-hour room service, ensuring that your every need is met at any time of the day. Whether you're craving a late-night snack or a refreshing beverage, the hotel's dedicated staff is always ready to assist you. Additionally, take advantage of the laundry service, allowing you to have your clothes cleaned and pressed without any hassle. For added peace of mind, Sunborn Yacht Hotel London offers safety deposit boxes to keep your valuables secure during your stay. The hotel's concierge is also available to provide personalized assistance, whether it's arranging transportation, booking tickets to local attractions, or recommending the best dining options in the city. Stay connected with complimentary Wi-Fi in all rooms and public areas, ensuring that you can easily stay in touch with loved ones or catch up on work. There is also a designated smoking area for guests who prefer to smoke. Other convenient facilities include dry cleaning services, express check-in/check-out for a seamless arrival and departure experience, luggage storage, and daily housekeeping to keep your room tidy and refreshed throughout your stay. At Sunborn Yacht Hotel London , convenience is a top priority, ensuring that your stay is as comfortable and hassle-free as possible. Convenient Transport Facilities at Sunborn Yacht Hotel London At Sunborn Yacht Hotel London , guests can enjoy convenient transport facilities that make exploring the vibrant city of London a breeze. The hotel offers a secure car park, providing guests with the peace of mind that their vehicles are safely parked during their stay. Whether you're arriving by car or planning to rent one, the car park at Sunborn Yacht Hotel London ensures a hassle-free experience. For those looking to explore London's iconic landmarks and hidden gems, the hotel also offers a car hire service. This convenient option allows guests to easily navigate the city at their own pace and discover all that London has to offer. Whether you're planning a day trip to the historic Tower of London or exploring the trendy neighborhoods of Shoreditch and Camden, the car hire service at Sunborn Yacht Hotel London provides the flexibility and freedom to create your own itinerary. Indulge in Exquisite Dining at Sunborn Yacht Hotel London At Sunborn Yacht Hotel London , guests can embark on a culinary journey like no other. With an array of dining options available, this luxurious hotel ensures that every palate is satisfied. Start your day with a delightful continental breakfast, featuring a delectable spread of freshly baked pastries, seasonal fruits, and a variety of hot and cold dishes. The breakfast buffet offers a wide selection of options, catering to both traditional and international tastes, ensuring a perfect start to your day. For a more intimate dining experience, head to the hotel's restaurant, where you can savor an exquisite menu crafted by talented chefs. Indulge in a range of gourmet dishes, prepared with the finest ingredients and presented with artistic flair. Whether you're in the mood for succulent seafood, tender steaks, or flavorful vegetarian options, the restaurant at Sunborn Yacht Hotel London promises a memorable dining experience. If you're looking for a quick bite or a refreshing drink, the hotel's coffee shop is the perfect place to unwind. Enjoy a freshly brewed cup of coffee or choose from a selection of teas, accompanied by a tempting assortment of snacks and pastries. With its cozy ambiance and friendly service, the coffee shop provides a relaxed setting to catch up with friends or simply enjoy some quiet time. Luxurious and Spacious Rooms at Sunborn Yacht Hotel London Experience the epitome of luxury and comfort at Sunborn Yacht Hotel London . With a range of meticulously designed rooms to choose from, you are sure to find the perfect accommodation for your stay in London, United Kingdom. Whether you are traveling with family or seeking a romantic getaway, Sunborn Yacht Hotel London has a room to suit every need. Indulge in the Classic Family room, offering 30 square meters of space with a choice of 1 King Bed or 1 Sofa Bed. For a regal experience, the Classic King room provides the utmost comfort with its 1 King Bed. Enjoy stunning views of the river in the Classic River View with King Bed - Non-Smoking room, featuring 2 Single Beds. Upgrade to the Executive Family room, boasting 30 square meters of elegance with 1 Double Bed. The Executive King room offers a lavish retreat with its 1 King Bed, while the Executive River View room provides breathtaking views of the river from the comfort of your room. For those seeking extra space, the Executive Suite offers 55 square meters of luxury with 1 Double Bed. Indulge in the Executive Suite river view, featuring the same luxurious amenities with the added bonus of stunning river views. The Junior Suite offers 45 square meters of opulence with 1 Double Bed, while the Junior Suite River View provides breathtaking river views to enhance your stay. Booking your stay at Sunborn Yacht Hotel London through Agoda ensures that you not only have access to the best prices but also enjoy a hassle-free experience. With Agoda's user-friendly platform, you can easily browse through the available room options, compare prices, and secure your reservation with just a few clicks. Take advantage of Agoda's exclusive deals and promotions to make the most out of your stay at Sunborn Yacht Hotel London . Experience Luxury and Elegance at Sunborn Yacht Hotel London in Canary Wharf Nestled in the heart of Canary Wharf, one of London's most vibrant and dynamic districts, Sunborn Yacht Hotel London offers a truly unique and indulgent experience. Canary Wharf is renowned for its iconic skyline, bustling business district, and thriving social scene, making it the perfect destination for both business and leisure travelers. As you step outside the hotel, you'll be greeted by a vibrant atmosphere filled with stylish bars, world-class restaurants, and designer shops. Take a stroll along the picturesque South Dock and soak in the stunning waterfront views, or explore the nearby attractions such as the Museum of London Docklands and the O2 Arena. For those seeking a taste of culture, the nearby Greenwich Peninsula offers a wealth of attractions, including the Royal Observatory, Greenwich Park, and the Cutty Sark. Immerse yourself in history as you wander through the charming streets and marvel at the architectural wonders. With excellent transport links, including the Canary Wharf Underground Station just a short walk away, you can easily explore the rest of London's iconic landmarks and attractions. Whether you're here for business or pleasure, Sunborn Yacht Hotel London in Canary Wharf is the perfect base to experience the best of what this vibrant city has to offer. Traveling to Sunborn Yacht Hotel London from the Nearest Airports in London, UK Located in the vibrant district of Canary Wharf, Sunborn Yacht Hotel London offers a unique and luxurious accommodation experience. Traveling to this exquisite hotel from the nearest airports in London, UK is a breeze. If you arrive at London City Airport, the closest airport to Sunborn Yacht Hotel London , you can easily reach the hotel in just a short journey. From the airport, you can take a taxi or an Uber for a convenient and direct ride to the hotel. The journey usually takes around 15 minutes, depending on the traffic. Alternatively, you can also opt for public transportation. The Docklands Light Railway (DLR) is an excellent option, with the Royal Victoria Station being the nearest DLR station to the hotel. From the airport, take the DLR towards Bank or Tower Gateway and alight at Royal Victoria Station. From there, it's just a short walk to Sunborn Yacht Hotel London . If you arrive at Heathrow Airport, the largest airport in London, you have several transportation options to reach Sunborn Yacht Hotel London . The quickest and most convenient way is to take a taxi or an Uber directly to the hotel. The journey usually takes around 45 minutes to an hour, depending on the traffic. Another option is to take the Heathrow Express train to Paddington Station, and then transfer to the London Underground. Take the Circle Line to Tower Hill Station, and from there, take the Docklands Light Railway (DLR) towards Beckton or Woolwich Arsenal and alight at Royal Victoria Station. Sunborn Yacht Hotel London is just a short walk away from the station. No matter which airport you arrive at, reaching Sunborn Yacht Hotel London is a seamless and enjoyable experience. With various transportation options available, you can easily embark on your luxurious stay in this unique floating hotel in Canary Wharf, London. Explore Exciting Landmarks near Sunborn Yacht Hotel London Discover a world of adventure and entertainment as you stay at the luxurious Sunborn Yacht Hotel London . Located in close proximity to several exciting landmarks and attractions, this exceptional hotel offers a prime location for exploring the vibrant city of London. One of the nearby attractions is the Marvel Avengers Station, where fans of the iconic superhero team can immerse themselves in the Marvel Universe. Step into the shoes of Iron Man, Captain America, and Thor as you interact with interactive exhibits and get a glimpse into the world of these legendary characters. For those with a passion for astronomy, the Visions of the Universe exhibition is a must-visit. Located just a short distance from the hotel, this exhibition showcases stunning images captured by the Hubble Space Telescope, taking you on a journey through the wonders of the universe. In addition to these exciting attractions, the Sunborn Yacht Hotel London is also conveniently located near a range of amenities such as Albert Road Surgery, City Airport Dental, and a residents' gym. Whether you're seeking adventure or simply need to take care of practical matters, this hotel's surroundings offer something for everyone. Convenient Public Transport Stations near Sunborn Yacht Hotel London Sunborn Yacht Hotel London enjoys a prime location with excellent access to various public transport stations. Guests staying at this unique hotel can make use of the nearby DLR (Docklands Light Railway) stations to explore London and its attractions. The West Silvertown Metro Station, Prince Regent Metro Station, Royal Albert Metro Station, Cyprus Metro Station, Royal Victoria Metro Station, Limehouse Metro Station, Custom House for Excel Metro Station, and West India Quay Metro Station are all within easy reach of the hotel. For those looking to venture across the River Thames, the Emirates Air Line Cable Car at Greenwich Peninsula is also conveniently located nearby. This cable car offers a scenic and memorable way to travel, providing stunning views of the cityscape and the river. With such a wide range of public transport options available, guests at Sunborn Yacht Hotel London can effortlessly explore all that London has to offer, from iconic landmarks to vibrant neighborhoods and cultural attractions. A Gastronomic Paradise Sunborn Yacht Hotel London is surrounded by a plethora of dining options that are sure to satisfy even the most discerning of palates. Just a stone's throw away, you'll find Pizza Pilgrims Canary Wharf, known for their authentic Neapolitan-style pizzas made with the finest ingredients. For breathtaking panoramic views of the city, head to BOKAN 37, a rooftop restaurant offering modern European cuisine. If you're in need of a caffeine fix, Costa Coffee London is conveniently located nearby. For a taste of Mediterranean flavors, Smashing Plates Canary Wharf and Franco Manca Canary Wharf are both excellent choices. Barista Cafe and River Cottage Deli are perfect for a quick bite or a leisurely brunch. ROKA Canary Wharf is a must-visit for those craving Japanese cuisine, while Rotisserie Chicken and The Maroons Restaurant offer delicious options for meat lovers. With such a diverse range of restaurants in close proximity, guests at Sunborn Yacht Hotel London are truly spoilt for choice when it comes to dining. Shop 'til You Drop at Nearby Landmarks Located in the heart of London, Sunborn Yacht Hotel is surrounded by a plethora of shopping landmarks. Just a short distance away is Gallions Reach Shopping Park, where you can indulge in a day of retail therapy with its wide range of stores and boutiques. For a more upscale shopping experience, Cabot Square is a must-visit, offering a selection of high-end fashion brands and luxury goods. Art enthusiasts will also appreciate the TASCHEN Store London, which showcases a curated collection of art books and limited edition prints. Additionally, the nearby Billingsgate Market is perfect for those seeking fresh seafood and local produce. Bookworms will find solace at Lloyds of Kew Bookshop, a charming independent bookstore that offers a diverse selection of titles. And for a comprehensive shopping experience, Canada Place Mall is just a stone's throw away, housing an array of shops, restaurants, and entertainment options. With such a variety of shopping landmarks in its vicinity, Sunborn Yacht Hotel London offers an ideal base for avid shoppers and fashion enthusiasts. Affordable Luxury: Sunborn Yacht Hotel London Offers Unbeatable Value Step aboard the Sunborn Yacht Hotel London and experience a world of luxury without breaking the bank. With an average room price of just $265, this floating gem offers exceptional value for money in the heart of London. Compared to the average price of a hotel room in the city, which stands at $260, Sunborn Yacht Hotel London provides an affordable alternative without compromising on quality or comfort. Nestled along the iconic River Thames, this unique hotel offers a truly unforgettable experience at a price that won't stretch your budget. Indulge in the lavish amenities and stunning views that Sunborn Yacht Hotel London has to offer, all while enjoying the peace of mind that comes with knowing you're getting the best value for your money. Whether you're visiting London for business or pleasure, this floating oasis is the perfect choice for those seeking a touch of luxury at an affordable price. Perfect Rooms and Friendly Staff Sunborn Yacht Hotel London has received rave reviews for its perfect rooms and friendly staff. Guests have described the rooms as lovely, clean, and spacious, providing a comfortable and impressive stay. The staff at the hotel have been praised for their friendliness and helpfulness, ensuring that guests feel welcome and well taken care of. Whether it's a business trip or a leisurely stay, the staff at Sunborn Yacht Hotel London go above and beyond to make the experience perfect for every guest. Additionally, the hotel's location near the Excel Centre has been appreciated by many, making it a convenient choice for visitors attending events. With excellent food quality in the restaurant and a consistently good experience overall, guests have expressed their desire to return and recommend the hotel to their family and friends. Sunborn Yacht Hotel London truly offers a memorable and enjoyable stay in London. Luxury and Comfort Aboard the Sunborn Yacht Hotel London Step aboard the Sunborn Yacht Hotel London and experience a truly unique and luxurious stay in the heart of London. With an impressive overall rating of 8.8, this floating hotel has received high praise from satisfied guests who have enjoyed its exceptional facilities and outstanding service. One of the standout features of the Sunborn Yacht Hotel London is its exceptional comfort. With a remarkable rating of 9.5 for comfort, guests can expect a blissful night's sleep in the well-appointed cabins. Each room is elegantly furnished with plush bedding, ensuring that guests can relax and unwind in style. The attention to detail and commitment to providing a comfortable stay is evident throughout the entire yacht. In addition to its comfort, the Sunborn Yacht Hotel London also boasts a highly praised staff performance, with a rating of 9.0. The dedicated and attentive staff go above and beyond to ensure that every guest's needs are met. From the warm welcome upon arrival to the personalized service throughout the stay, guests can expect nothing less than excellence. Whether it's providing recommendations for local attractions or arranging special requests, the staff's commitment to exceptional service is truly commendable. With its exceptional comfort and outstanding staff performance, the Sunborn Yacht Hotel London offers a truly unforgettable stay in London. Book your stay aboard this luxurious floating hotel and indulge in a unique and memorable experience.

Amenities and facilities

30 mentions

Housekeeping

20 mentions

Food & Dining

18 mentions

14 mentions

Languages spoken

Internet access.

  • Internet services
  • Wi-Fi in public areas

Things to do, ways to relax

Cleanliness and safety.

  • Anti-viral cleaning products
  • Cashless payment service
  • First aid kit
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Hot water linen and laundry washing
  • Physical distancing of at least 1 meter
  • Professional-grade sanitizing services
  • Protective screens in common areas
  • Room sanitization opt-out available
  • Rooms sanitized between stays
  • Safe dining setup
  • Sanitized kitchen and tableware items
  • Shared stationery removed
  • Staff trained in safety protocol

Dining, drinking, and snacking

  • Breakfast [buffet]
  • Breakfast [continental]

Services and conveniences

  • Air conditioning in public area

Currency exchange

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Food delivery
  • Invoice provided
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry service
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
  • Safety deposit boxes
  • Smoke-free property
  • Smoking area
  • Xerox/fax in business center

For the kids

  • Family room
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Pets allowed
  • Safety/security feature
  • Smoke alarms

Getting around

  • Car park [nearby]

Available in all rooms

Air conditioning

  • Alarm clock
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water
  • In-room safe box
  • Internet access – wireless
  • Ironing facilities
  • Non-smoking
  • Private bathroom
  • TV [flat screen]
  • Wi-Fi [free]

Food and dining

  • Full English/Irish

Lands End Restaurant

  • Cuisine: Asian, International, Mediterranean
  • Menu: Buffet
  • London City Airport (LCY) 1.2 km 6 min drive
  • Gatwick Airport (LGW) 42.0 km

Public transportation

  • DLR - Prince Regent Metro Station 250 m 7 min walk
  • DLR - Pontoon Dock Metro Station 560 m

Hospital or clinic

  • West Beckton Health Centre 1.0 km

Convenience store

  • Tesco Express 890 m 4 min drive

Cash withdrawal

  • ATM 260 m 4 min walk

What's nearby

Popular landmarks.

  • Tower Bridge 7.4 km
  • Tower of London 7.5 km
  • London Eye 10.5 km
  • Big Ben 10.9 km
  • The British Museum 11.1 km
  • National Gallery 11.1 km
  • Buckingham Palace 12.1 km
  • Madame Tussauds London 13.1 km
  • V&A - Victoria and Albert Museum 14.2 km
  • Natural History Museum 14.5 km

Nearby landmarks

  • ExCeL London Centre 170 m
  • ExCel Exhibition Centre 190 m
  • Marvel Avengers Station 210 m
  • DLR - Prince Regent Metro Station 250 m
  • Cundy Park 340 m
  • Royal Victoria Dock and Bridge 430 m
  • DLR - Custom House for Excel Metro Station 500 m
  • ExCeL 530 m
  • Royal Docks Adventure 610 m

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Extra beds are dependent on the room you choose. Please check the individual room capacity for more details.

All children are welcome.

  • There is an extra charge to accommodate the 3rd adult or 3rd/4th child for the use of the sofa bed.
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  • Check-in from :  15:00
  • Check-out until :  11:00
  • Reception open until :  00:00
  • Distance from city center :  4 km
  • Breakfast charge (unless included in room price) :  15 GBP

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  • Number of bars/lounges :  1
  • Number of floors :  5
  • Number of restaurants :  1
  • Number of rooms :  136

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Due to the ongoing Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation, the property can currently only accept bookings from essential workers. Identification and reasonable evidence of work qualification must be presented at check-in. Please contact the property for more information.

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Will definitely come again”

Absolutely fabulous. Will definitely come here again. The rooms were massive, nicely laid out with a very large sofa, lavaza (I think) coffee machine, tea making facilities and fridge stocked with complimentary waters for the first night. The staff are absolutely amazing; friendly, courteous, welcoming and extremely helpful. So sorry, I can only remember Lizzie's name. The restaurant food was superb and again great staff. One suggested improvement is that it would be good if the breakfast food could be hot instead of warm and a request for a well done poached to manifested as such. I still give this hotel 5 stars as overall, the experience was fantastic and the view from the riverside view balcony was awesome.

Great facility/ poor tourist location”

The Sunborn Yacht rooms were clean, roomy and bright. The staff were very friendly and helpful. The only thing we were not happy with was the location. Not knowing London well we assumed Canary Wharf as the address on all the sites was where the yacht was located however it is in Victoria Wharf. This is the conference area and at least a 10 min walk to train stations plus in the 3rd district line. This meant travelling to London anywhere was at least an hour and expensive.

Sunborn Yacht Hotel was amazing!”

We came to London to see family for my husbands birthday. The Sunborn Yacht hotel was amazing. Everyone was so friendly & we could not fault anything. Will definitely be back.

Exceptional”

What a wonderful experience Can only think of superlatives to describe our 2 nights on the Sunborn. Was lucky enough to find a deal that enabled me to book for my husband’s 75th birthday treat. Just hope another offer comes up next year as I cannot think of anywhere else in London I would want to stay. Can only reiterate everything said in other reviews. Thank you to the delightful, helpful staff who do their job so well

Perfect a Adult Getaway”

The perfect getaway for adults. For us it is only an hours drive. Close enough for all the attractions that London has to offer, but far enough away if peace and quiet is the order of the stay. Set against the backdrop of the capital, this stunning yacht ticked all the boxes. Spacious and luxurious, with your own outdoor space - perfect for smokers, taking away the need to hunt out communal smoking areas. Staff were very attentive, polite and helpful. We loved the contemporary design, the outdoor terraces and how surprisingly spacious the Yacht is. Very accessible, with lift to all decks. Comfortable and spacious lounges and the glass design allowed for magnificent views across London. We will definitely be returning very soon.

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About Sunborn London Yacht Hotel

  • Hotel Room You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Freebies This stay includes Wi-Fi for free

This 4-star boat offers charming accommodation in London and is a short stroll from Custom House for Excel DLR Station. It has a spa and wellness center, as well as a beauty centre, a sun deck and free Wi-Fi.

There are a variety of amenities available to guests of Sunborn London Yacht Hotel, including babysitting services, 24-hour reception and car hire. In addition, the multilingual staff are on hand to offer local information.

All lodgings on board the vessel have a private bathroom with a shower and a hair dryer.

Lunch and dinner are prepared every day at Lands End, as are British, Mediterranean and Asian specialties. Each evening, guests can relax in the comfortable lounge bar.

Sunborn London Yacht Hotel is ideally situated for those visiting ExCeL London. It is also a brief stroll from Royal Victoria Docklands Light Railway Station.

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Amenities at Sunborn London Yacht Hotel

  • Room service
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Air-conditioned
  • Electric kettle
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Dining area
  • Dining table
  • Family rooms
  • Seating area
  • Storage available
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom

Services and conveniences

  • Conference rooms
  • Wake-up service
  • Concierge service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • 24hr front desk

Media and entertainment

Pool and spa

Accessibility and suitability

  • Non-feather pillow
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Laptop safe
  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet

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  • Babysitting or child care

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Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping

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  • Great stay very nice helpful staff. (in 19 reviews)
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  • Tower Bridge 4.3 mi
  • Tower of London 4.3 mi
  • Tate Modern 5.3 mi
  • Southbank Centre 6.1 mi
  • Somerset House 6.1 mi
  • London Eye 6.2 mi
  • Westminster Bridge 6.3 mi
  • Big Ben 6.4 mi
  • Palace of Westminster 6.4 mi
  • Westminster Abbey 6.6 mi
  • National Gallery 6.6 mi
  • British Museum 6.6 mi

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How can i reach the sunborn london from heathrow airport.

If you are planning to rent a car after your flight to London Heathrow Airport, the travel time to the Sunborn London will be about 1h and 15m, and there are 2 multi-storey car parks within walking distance of the hotel where you can leave the car overnight, namely the Royal Victoria Car Park and the Excel Car Park. Those who prefer catching public transport can take the Heathrow Express which gets you to the London Paddington station, and from there you need to catch the tube to Custom House station, which is a 5m walk from the hotel. The total trip would take about 1h 30m.

Why should I eat on board the Sunborn London?

If you are looking for an exquisite dinner experience with a view, then you won’t even need to leave the yacht. You can start your evening at the Sundown Bar where you can indulge with cocktails while overlooking Canary Wharf, then head to Lands End Restaurant for dinner which offers a fusion menu of fine food made with seasonal ingredients, and a wine list to match with trained sommeliers who will be able to offer recommendations throughout the dinner.

Are there any special offers available for couples at the Sunborn London?

Those looking for a special getaway with their loved one can book the Ultimate Romantic Package, which includes rose petals in the room, a tray of chocolates, and a 3 course dinner on the yacht. In addition, you will get a range of complimentary services such as a room upgrade, a welcome drink as you check-in, a luxurious king size bed for the night, and a discount off all spa treatments at the Symphony Treatments Room.

Can I organize my wedding at the Sunborn London?

The Sunborn London has 3 different wedding packages that you can choose from if you would like to make your wedding on a yacht dream a reality. You need to have a minimum of 40 guests and can host up to 200 people, with 3 different rooms to choose from for the ceremony and dinner. The Gold and Platinum Wedding Packages include a complimentary night at the hotel for the bride and groom, and all packages include discounted rates for their guests who wish to stay the night.

Are there any activities held on board the Sunborn London?

If you are staying at the hotel on a Sunday, you won’t want to miss out on their Sunday Movie Club sessions which are held all throughout summer. They start with an afternoon tea between 12:30 pm and 4:00 pm, with the screening of a classic British movie starting at 5:00 pm. Afternoon teas are also available without the movie experience on other days of the week, and you can choose between the Traditional Afternoon Tea experience or the Afternoon Tea with Expertly Chosen Laurent Perrier Champagne Tasting Flight which includes a taste of 3 different sparkling wines from Laurent Perrier.

Where is Sunborn London Yacht Hotel located?

Sunborn London Yacht Hotel is located at 1 Royal Victoria Dock in Newham, 6.5 miles from the center of London. Tower Bridge is the closest landmark to Sunborn London Yacht Hotel.

When is check-in time and check-out time at Sunborn London Yacht Hotel?

Check-in time is 3:00 PM and check-out time is 11:00 AM at Sunborn London Yacht Hotel.

Does Sunborn London Yacht Hotel offer free Wi-Fi?

Yes, Sunborn London Yacht Hotel offers free Wi-Fi.

How far is Sunborn London Yacht Hotel from the airport?

Sunborn London Yacht Hotel is 1.2 miles from London City.

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  • A floating super yacht hotel with serious novelty factor
  • Moored right opposite Excel conference center
  • Minutes' walk from DLR train station
  • Easy access to London's City Airport
  • Relatively spacious rooms, most with water views
  • In-room Lavazza coffeemakers and Sony tablets
  • Restaurant and terrace bar with water views
  • Far from tourist center
  • No fitness facilities

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The 136-room Sunborn London is an upper-mid-range hotel in the form of a 394-foot super yacht moored in London's Royal Victoria Dock. Rooms are pleasant, surprisingly spacious, and most have views over the water, though decor is more cruise liner than luxury yacht. Some rooms have spacious decks and big soaking tubs; all have coffeemakers, minibars, and flat-screen TVs. Eating and drinking options are solid though lack of fitness facilities feels like an oversight. Overall, for maritime enthusiasts with business in the area it's perfect, but tourists wanting to explore the capital's attractions should look elsewhere. Wi-Fi is free throughout. 

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The Sunborn London is not only the capital's only floating hotel, it's the only one occupying a 394-foot super yacht. Built without an engine, however, it was towed from its native Finland and opened as upper-mid-range water-based lodgings in 2014. From the outside -- with its sleek marine lines -- it looks every inch the luxury vessel. Inside , however, the look and feel is deliberately more traditional, with polished brass railings, teakwood paneling, and the occasional nautical touches across all five of its floors. The resulting vibe is certainly more cruise ship (albeit an attractive one) than billionaire's playground. There's plenty of outside space on deck for enjoying the surrounding docks -- if not the most attractive of views -- accompanied by the sound of planes taking of and landing at the nearby City Airport. A solid pick for the novelty factor and for guests with business at the nearby conference center, this hotel is a bit far from main tourist attractions.

Moored in Royal Victoria Dock to the east of London's Canary Wharf

The hotel is permanently moored in the London ’s Royal Victoria Dock in the Docklands area in the east of the capital. The city's largest conference and events venue -- the Excel Center -- is located right opposite while the DLR (Dockland's Light Railway) station of Custom House is just minutes away on foot. From here it's just about 15 minutes by train to London's business district of Canary Wharf. While it's not ideally located for tourists, public transport links to the city center in around half an hour. City Airport however is right nearby and takes less than 10 minutes by car. 

Relatively spacious rooms with Sony tablets and Lavazza coffeemakers

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The hotel's 136 rooms are certainly a lot larger than your average cruise ship cabins, but all follow cruise liner styling with plenty of polished teak, brass trim, and maritime touches. Unlike a cruise ship, all rooms are outward facing and most have large picture windows overlooking the water (some have small furnished balconies too). Amenities include free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs plus sitting areas, and a Sony tablet for web browsing and ordering room service. Lavazza coffeemakers and minibars with free water also come standard. Clean, well-maintained bathrooms provide wall-mounted hairdryers, walk-in showers, and Molton Brown products. The top-end Yacht Executive Suite we saw had its own private sauna and large balcony.

Restaurant and terrace with water views, free Wi-Fi, and a small spa with massage treatments

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The hotel's Lands End restaurant provides a pleasant space awash with mirrored glass and teak paneling with large windows overlooking the water. A la carte and set breakfast, lunch, and dinner menus are served with British, Asian, and Mediterranean influences. The adjoining bar provides house cocktails, snacks, and meals as well as an outdoor terrace with views of Canary Wharf and the O2 arena. A small spa also provides a range of massage treatments though there are no fitness facilities on-site. Wi-Fi is free throughout.

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“Sunborn Yacht Hotel is moored on the Thames, just a short distance from Canary Wharf. This super-yacht hotel boasts smart, classically-styled rooms as well as a restaurant and a spa. Perfect for those who fancy something different! ”

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  • Located just 15 minutes away from London City Airport
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  • Spend your days seeing all that London has to offer
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  • Sunborn Yacht Hotel offers luxurious accommodation on the Thames and fine dining
  • Go see the Imperial War Museum, British Museum or the Natural History Museum
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  • Camden Market and London Bridge Borough Market are both well worth a visit
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  • Wander all over this bustling city's streets getting a feel for the place
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"Not your usual hotel: Sunborn London is, in fact, a 420ft yacht moored in the Royal Victoria docks, a symphony in white and charcoal which could easily have been left behind by a departing oligarch. It's well-placed for the O2 arena, London City airport and the ExCel centre."

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At the regenerated Royal Victoria Dock in east London, a gleaming moored ship is home to the swish Sunborn London. This yacht hotel's spacious 'cabins' offer a very different night’s stay in the capital.

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Sunborn London is right by the ExCel London exhibition centre and a short walk from Custom House DLR; it certainly adds a touch of originality to the revitalised Royal Victoria Dock – once the largest of the three royal docks. It also sits next to the high-level footbridge (accessed by lift) to Silvertown. You can see the O2 Arena (now planned to be a designer shopping village), and the eye-catching Emirates Air Line cable car is nearby too.

Along the dock, The Crystal has an exhibition about sustainability and a good café, the attractions of Greenwich are a couple of stops away, and in the summer, the popular Royal Victoria Beach opens again with a sandy beach, deckchairs and bouncy castle. City Airport isn’t far away either – the planes can be noisy and distracting early in the morning. 

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The Finnish-built yacht may have never graced the ocean waves – it has no engine and was pulled by tug down to its current berth four years ago – but it looks the part. The gleaming white 420ft design with its distinctive prow is set over five decks and is awash with shiny brass fittings and mirrors, cream panelling and Finnish oak stained with a distinctive orangey hue. The curved double staircase in the centre is complimented by a grand chandelier and the overall feel is of a ship keen to make an impression. Sunborn has another yacht hotel in Gibraltar and two spa hotels in Finland.

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Service and Facilities

Service is bright and efficient, beginning with the warm welcome at the reception desk. The small Decleor & Carita Symphony Spa has two therapy rooms with a variety of massages and treatments. There are useful in-room tablets that offer everything from hotel details to news updates and what to do in the area and even a potted history of the capital. The Sunday Movie Club is a regular package including a film in the auditorium, afternoon tea, glass of prosecco, and popcorn during the film. 

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The 136 rooms and four suites are the chief attraction because of their size – they are much bigger than most in the capital (even the Classic rooms are 23 square metres). All have solid doors and are spacious and very comfortable, if a little underwhelming on the design front. Pictures range from London scenes to ships, and windows are porthole-style. There’s also an in-room tablet and a Lavazza coffee machine. Bathrooms are of a decent size with showers and White Company products. The Executive suites are great fun, with whirlpool baths, showers, a sauna and a huge balcony. A wrench to leave. 

Food and Drink

The bright Sundown Bar – again all wood and gold fittings – offers views across the dock towards the O2 Arena; you can sit outside too – great for sunsets. Cocktails start from £11.50. The Lands End restaurant is another bold room offering Docklands views and a varied Mediterranean menu with Asian influences; the seared tuna loin with cracked pepper (£14) and braised pork belly (£24) were both very good. Breakfast is fine, a small buffet selection and à la carte choices such as the full English for £20. 

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Doubles from £160 year round. Buffet breakfast included. Free Wi-Fi.

Access for guests with disabilities?

There is a lift, but the rooms are not particularly accessible.

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The novelty aspect may appeal to younger guests, there's a children’s menu and rooms are suitable, but overall, it's more of a grown-up atmosphere, and the location is not that child-friendly.

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Enjoy a stunning city vista along with a cocktail in London’s only luxury floating hotel.

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A sleek yacht-hotel with a stunning waterside restaurant and bar.

Enjoy fabulous picturesque river views along with cocktails in the Sundown Bar or a first-class dinner in the restaurant.

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Sundown Bar 11:00am – 01:00am Monday to Friday 11:00am – 11:00pm Sunday and Public Holidays

Lands End Restaurant Breakfast: 06:30am – 10:30am Monday to Friday 07:00am – 11:00am Weekends and Public Holidays Lunch: 12:00pm – 03:00pm Monday to Friday 12:30pm – 03:30pm Weekends and Public Holidays Dinner: 06:00pm to 10:00pm

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A night on the water at the Sunborn Yacht hotel in London

London's floating hotel in royal victoria dock is a unique place to stay.

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A stay at the Sunborn Yacht – London’s boat hotel

Spending a night at the Sunborn Yacht hotel in London was a rather pleasant if surreal experience, not least because I saw the hotel first from high up in the sky – not a usual occurrence! This floating hotel is located at Royal Victoria Dock in East London which is just a short walk from the cable car which crosses the Thames from North Greenwich. This means you can easily see the gleaming white yacht which is the Sunborn hotel from 90 metres up in the air, along with the sparkling water and the nearby London City Airport.

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Our first glimpse of the Sunborn Yacht hotel London was from the cable car across the Thames

Getting to the Sunborn

We had decided to arrive like tourists, so rather than getting the DLR or Elizabeth Line to Customs House station, which is just a few minutes walk from the Sunborn, we instead caught the river bus with Uber Boat by Thames Clippers from the Embankment to North Greenwich.

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The hour-long cruise sailed past iconic London sights such as Tower Bridge, the Tower of London and HMS Belfast while we enjoyed a civilised drink along with the views, chatting to friendly travellers on the boat, far more pleasant than a tube journey underground.

The Sunborn is located in Royal Victoria Dock in East London

The Sunborn is located in Royal Victoria Dock in East London

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View of the O2 music venue at Greenwich, formerly known as the Millennium Dome

From North Greenwich, home to the O2, we took the cable car – officially called the IFS Cloud Cable Car – over the Thames to Royal Victoria Dock, where the Sunborn Yacht hotel is located. Both journeys were unexpectedly delightful and total novelties to me, a long-time London resident; why should tourists get to do all the fun things?

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Arriving at Sunborn London

From the cable car stop it was just a short walk along the riverside to the Sunborn, which we had already spotted from our lofty vantage point, and it certainly looks impressive from any angle. Rather than being converted from a previous life sailing the Mediterranean, as I had imagined, the Sunborn London was constructed specially for its London mooring, and is the closest hotel to ExCeL , the vast conference centre and exhibition hall which is just a few metres away.

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The ExCeL conference and exhibition centre is just a few steps – literally – from the entrance to the Sunborn Yacht hotel London

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The entrance to the Sunborn Yacht hotel London

Talking of metres – the Sunborn London has around 10,000m2 of floorspace, which means it feels pretty roomy inside, with 138 bedrooms and suites over five floors, plus a bar, restaurant, conference facilities and several terraces for those sunny days and warm evenings.

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There is a sister hotel, the five-star Sunborn Gibraltar , which seems to be rather more luxurious, with a swimming pool and casino onboard, but I am told there are plans for the Sunborn London to find another spot in London and for a larger Sunborn to moor up here instead.

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The impressive reception lobby at Sunborn Yacht hotel London

That is all some way in the future, though, with plans yet to be finalised, and for now the Sunborn London remains London’s only yacht hotel, and it certainly offers a unique place to spend the night. The entrance is certainly a good first impression, with a lift from the quayside opening out onto an impressive double spiral staircase, all gleaming glass and gold. Check in was quick and efficient, and before too long we were walking up the staircase to the 4th floor where our Yacht Executive Room with River View was located.

Bedrooms at Sunborn Yacht hotel

The 138 bedrooms at Sunborn London  start at Yacht Classic, then go up in size and facilities to Yacht Executive and then to the Suites. Our Yacht Executive, was fairly smart, with a large double bed, sofa, TV (which wasn’t very easy to watch from the bed), coffee table, writing desk and lots of mirrors, lights and plug points.

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Our Yacht Executive room at Sunborn London was spacious and well-designed, with a large bed, sofa, desk, bathroom with shower and private balcony

The carpet was a little tired but the small ferry-style bathroom with shower was bright and clean and best of all, we had a small balcony with a view up and down the dock.

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The bed was comfy and there were enough lights and powerpoints for all

For sitting outside and soaking up the views though, the best option is the terrace on the third floor at the back of the ship which gives great views down to the cable cab and beyond it, the O2 arena at Greenwich. Staff were efficient and helpful, serving us a beer and Bloody Mary cocktail, but be warned, the prices on the Sunborn are pretty steep – a glass of Prosecco will set you back £9 while a pint of lager is £7.50, cocktails are around £18 and a G&T will cost you £20.

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Soaking up the sunshine with a cocktail on the terrace of the Sunborn London

A more sensible option is to check out some of the nearby bars and restaurants on dry land, such as The Fox – popular during ExCeL events – or even get a cheap bottle of fizz from the nearby Tesco and enjoy on your balcony, as paying £50 for two rounds of drinks seems a little excessive, even for central London prices, and we certainly weren’t in central London. There’s also a selection of bar snacks, such as whitebait, £9.50, or larger plates like fish and chips at £22, but we had reserved a table at the Sunborn’s Land’s End restaurant and decided to wait.

Dinner at Sunborn Yacht

Dinner on the Sunborn is served on the fourth floor, in the open-plan Land’s End restaurant, and guests are advised to book as it can get busy. Staff kindly let us switch from our initial table under some over-enthusiastic air-conditioning to a warmer one and it was nice to dine while seeing the views of the water outside.

Sadly, the food didn’t match the venue or its prices, which was a shame considering the unique location. The Sunborn itself doesn’t shy away from making extravagant claims about its restaurant, as its website proclaims: ‘In our beautiful and elegant restaurant, you’ll find an array of striking and memorable flavours, an inspiring range of local and seasonal ingredients, and menus and wine lists specifically curated to take you to new heights of sensory pleasure…To dine on board Sunborn’s luxury superyacht is to go on a voyage into a realm of flavour, aroma, and texture, and to treat yourself to something truly out of the ordinary.’

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The Pressed Rabbit and Parma Ham Terrine to start

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Sweetcorn chowder

We hadn’t read this blurb before dining but even so, the prices and venue meant that we had been really looking forward to something special. The starters were perfectly adequate, with Pressed Rabbit and Parma Ham Terrine (£15) and my large, warming bowl of Sweetcorn Chowder (£9.50) but the mains weren’t up to expectations; my seared Tuna Steak Nicoise (£34) was very odd, with the tuna having been seemingly brined or treated in some way that it tasted more like gammon, with oddly sliced eggs and an over-powering balsamic dressing, while my partner’s vast Lobster Tagliatelle (£32) was slightly better, but needed more flavour and more lobster. We decided to take one dessert to our room (Vanilla Creme Brûlée, £12) and were surprised to find it was really rather tiny.

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My seared Tuna Steak Nicoise

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Lobster Tagliatelle

It was a shame as dining on a boat certainly felt very special and the prices certainly hinted that the food would be a cut above the usual fare, but reluctantly I have to say I didn’t feel it matched the venue or the cost. ‘There’s something for everyone in the UK’s most exclusive and one of a kind venue’ says the website, so it does seem like a severe case of over-writing and under-delivering, at least on the evening we were there. The glass of red wine we had with our meal was very nice though and the Pina colada-style cocktail which came in a giant glass pineapple glass was fun and showed a bit of imagination and verve.

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Cocktails at dinner were fun, especially the one served in a massive pineapple

Breakfast at Sunborn

Judging by the reviews on Tripadvisor breakfast at Sunborn yacht hotel, the breakfast is a hugely popular part of guests’ stay, but I think they were having an off-day when I visited (or maybe my expectations were too high?). Breakfast is buffet-only, so you help yourself from a variety of cooked options on hot plates, which range from sausages to bacon, scrambled eggs, fried eggs, baked beans and hash browns as well as a selection of cold meats, yoghurt, smoked fish, cereals and bread.

The yogurt was fine but the scrambled eggs were cold (even from the tray freshly brought from the kitchen), the sausages not very tasty and the bacon very patchily cooked, so for a hotel which claims to offer a ‘five-star, luxury experience’ I found it rather lacking – plus the coffee available was only filter coffee and staff were not very pleased with my request for a proper espresso – although they did oblige in the end. It is always tricky for a hotel to manage expectations but as breakfast is a highlight of most hotel stays, it surely isn’t too hard to make sure that food is well cooked and piping hot when served.

The lounge at the Sunborn Yacht hotel London

The lounge at the Sunborn Yacht hotel London

That said, staying at the Sunborn yacht hotel was certainly a unique London hotel experience and if you’re visiting ExCeL then it is the ideal place for location and convenience, plus sitting on the terrace in the sunshine next to the sparkling water of Royal Victoria Dock was a lovely way to spend the afternoon – I look forward to the arrival of Sunborn’s more luxurious replacement which will no doubt be a great addition to the area, whether you choose to travel by land, sea or air.

Sunborn Yacht hotel London at night

Sunborn Yacht hotel London at night

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Sunborn London Yacht Hotel

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Located less than a minute's walk from ExCeL London, the Sunborn London is a floating super-yacht hotel docked in Royal Victoria Dock, boasting free WiFi access, a bar and a restaurant. The hotel is 7 minutes' drive from London City Airport and a 6-minute drive from the iconic Canary Wharf. Each of the smartly designed rooms feature a TV with Freeview, air conditioning and an electric kettle. Also included is a shower, a hairdryer and free toiletries. Some of the rooms also benefit from a view overlooking The Royal Docks. At Sunborn London there is a 24-hour front desk and a sun deck. Other facilities offered at the property include a ticket service, a tour desk. The lounge bar serves a selection of beers, wines, ciders and spirits. In the restaurant, a buffet breakfast with continental and cooked items is served each morning. An à la carte menu is available in the evenings. Custom House Docklands Light Railway Station is 5 minutes' walk away. It offers direct routes to Westfield Stratford City and Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. Emirates Royal Docks Skyline is a 5-minute journey on foot. It offers a direct route to The O2 Arena.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.8 for a two-person trip.

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Restaurants 1 restaurant on site.

  • Cuisine British • Mediterranean • Asian • International
  • Ambience Modern
  • Dietary options Vegetarian

Amenities of Sunborn London Yacht Hotel Great facilities! Review score, 8.4

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  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Free toiletries
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  • Coffee machine
  • Electric kettle
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  • Sitting area
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Kids' meals
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  • Invoice provided
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  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
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  • Key card access
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Wake-up service
  • Laptop safe
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Please note that the extra child or adult can stay in a sofa bed.

Cash payments are currently unavailable due to to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Please note the same card used for booking needs to be presented at check-in.

An incidentals charge applies upon arrival. A charge of GBP 40 per day is required if guests pay via credit or debit card, or GBP 100 per day if guests pay with cash.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Please inform Sunborn London Yacht Hotel of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

In the event of an early departure, the property will charge you the full amount for your stay.

This property might host on-site functions, so noise may be audible in some rooms.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary, and other relevant info on dates where such guidelines exist.

Spa and gym facilities at this property are unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

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  • Lands End Restaurant

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Sunborn London Yacht Hotel is 6.2 miles from the center of London. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

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  • Buckingham Palace
  • Tower of London
  • Tower Bridge
  • Victoria Park

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  • Piccadilly Circus

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  • intu Lakeside Shopping Centre
  • Stratford City Westfield
  • Borough Market

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  • Olympic Stadium
  • London City Airport (LCY) 1.1 miles
  • London Heathrow Airport (LHR) 20.7 miles
  • Rochester Airport (RCS) 23.2 miles

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  • East Ham Tube Station
  • Stratford Tube Station
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  • Canada Water Tube Station
  • Leyton Tube Station
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With beautiful cabins, stunning views and delicious food, the superyacht moored by the Excel in East London is not just a four star hotel, but a veritable experience.

Moored by the Royal Victoria Dock, right next to the Excel, Sunborn Yacht London is the only first floating hotel in the capital.

The superyacht arrived in the UK in April 2014 and opened to guests in the autumn of the same year. It’s been very popular ever since, thanks to its beauty, interesting concept, proximity to the Excel and the city and the fact that it has a marriage licence.

The 128 metre-long, five storey craft boasts 136 roomy and elegant cabins and suites, spectacular views of Canary Wharf and central London, fine dining in the form of the Lands End Restaurant, the Sundown Bar, meeting and conference rooms, an auditorium and for those in need of pampering, even an Elemis SPA.

With its grand central staircase, spectacular crystal chandelier, teak wood panelling and brass railings, staying at the Sunborn feels like being on a luxurious cruise ship (albeit one that doesn’t sail, as this yacht does not have an engine). And with kingsize room prices starting at just under £140 per night, this is a cruise that won’t break the bank and it’s certainly cheaper than buying your own yacht or chartering one.

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We visited Sunborn London on a splendid autumnal Sunday. We were immediately impressed by our spacious and stylish room (a term preferred by the management rather than cabin, which conjures up a cramped space), all wood and clean lines with  a comfortable double bed, sitting room area, an all white bathroom stocked with Molton Brown products, mini bar, tea and coffee facilities, a large TV, free WIFI, a tablet and stunning views across the Thames.

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After settling in, we headed for the Sundown Bar, and enjoyed a glass of wine on deck, watching the sun setting over the London skyline – a very relaxing way to spend the end of the weekend.

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Post  aperitif  we headed upstairs to the Lands End Restaurant, were dinner was fine indeed. The menu has a modern British/European feel and is well thought out, with simple, classic and delicious dishes. Starters include mouthwatering scallops with spring onion, pea purée, soft shell crab (£13), octopus tranche, red pepper & onion confit, avocado, lime & chilli (£11.00) and chicken and leek mousse and Shimeji mushroom & honey roast ham, chive beurre blanc (£11.00). Mains feature duck leg confit, celery root, roasted plum, watercress soubise (£22.00), sea bass, fennel textures, Polonaise sauce (£21.00) and pickled & slow braised pork belly, buttered savoy cabbage, carrot purée, beetroot with cider jus (£20.00). Vegetarians are well catered for too with at least two imaginative and tasty options per course, such as an entrée of cauliflower and ginger pudding, spinach shortbread, Parmesan foam (£10.00) and mains of vegetable roulade, spinach, goat cheese with tomato fondue (£18.00) and gnocchi, Stilton cheese, roasted almonds and herbs (£16.00).

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Sunborn London Yacht Hotel doesn’t just offer a luxurious stay, but a real experience. Its proximity to the Excel and the city and its connections to central London by public transports or boat, make it an excellent alternative to standard accommodation, whether you are in the capital for pleasure or for business, or simply want to spend a relaxing weekend pretending you are indeed chartering a yacht, sailing away from the hustle and bustle of the city.

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Sunborn London - 394ft Superyacht Converted Into A Hotel

Who can afford the ₤150,000-a-week it costs to charter a superyacht? Not many. But thanks to the Sunborn London you can still experience the life of a sexy sea-dog. It is a 394ft superyacht that has been converted into a luxury hotel.

Permanently moored at Royal Victoria Dock, the financial center of Canary Wharf and the City are in easy access as if the celebrated O2 centre which hosts the biggest concerts and exhibitions. There are 138 rooms starting at a relatively modest ₤180 per night ($305) that go all the way up to a royal suite that has a sauna, sunken Jacuzzi, and a 100sq ft private terrace. There are two restaurants one for fine dining and one for a more casual experience.

The London Sunborn yacht is set to stay in London for many years to come but there’s nothing to stop it weighing anchor and setting sail if London suddenly hits financial hardship… or if stolen by pirates.

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PUBLIC TRANSPORT – Closest station Custom House for ExCel

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Faster journey times across London with direct links for national travel: Farringdon – 12mins (for Thameslink services), Paddington – 20mins (for Reading, Oxford, and the South West) and Liverpool Street – 10mins (for Stanstead and the east of England) and international travel with direct direct connection from Heathrow – 43mins.

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The Jubilee Line and the DLR will conveniently take you to  Sunborn London. Alight at Canning Town on the Jubilee Line and change to DLR train for the quick two-stop journey to Custom House for ExCeL. Plan your journey

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  • Sunborn London reserves 3 parking spaces in front of the yacht for disable badge holders (blue badge), you will be required to let the hotel know in advance of your requirement for parking, you will be required to display a badge during your stay.
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  • The nearest car park is located at the ExCeL Exhibition Centre, which is a 2 min walk away from our hotel. for information please follow the link . More Info

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London City Airport (LCY)

  • By Car: 10 minutes
  • By Public Transportation: 15 minutes

London Heathrow Airport (LHR)

  • By Car: 1h 15 min
  • By Public Transportation: 43 min (Elizabeth Line)

London Gatwick (LGW)

  • By Car: 1 h
  • By Public Transportation: 48 min (Elizabeth Line via Farringdon)

London Luton Airport (LLA)

  • By Car: 1h 10 min
  • By Public Transportation: 34 min (Elizabeth Line via Farringdon)

London Stansted (STN)

  • By Car: 40 mins
  • By Public Transportation: 54 min (Elizabeth Line via Liverpool st)

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