Forest Gate Hotel - London

105 Godwin Road, London, United Kingdom, E7 0LW  show map
 2 stars
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Forest Gate Hotel - London

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Free parking

Free off-site parking

Luggage storage
Late check-in/ -out
Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Picnic area/ Tables

Laundry

Self-service laundry

TV

Flat-screen TV

Kitchen facilities

Microwave

Refrigerator

Shared kitchen

Overview

The 2-star Forest Gate Hotel places guests abound 2.9 km from Redbridge Museum, Kenneth More Theatre and Brent Lodge Park Animal Centre. The hotel opened its doors in 1930 and was remodeled in 2006.

The hotel is in the central location just near Upton Park subway station. There are a stadium and pubs in the area.

Forest Gate Hotel is within a 10-minute drive to London City airport.

Rooms

This comfortable hotel comprises 20 guestrooms with multi-channel TV, a sitting area, cable TV with on-demand movies, central heating and a dressing room. Room facilities also include a microwave, a fridge and coffee/tea makers for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

There is a dining room for guests to enjoy their meal. Ming of the Avenue and Siam Cafe are situated in a pleasant area, about 450 meters from the venue.

Services

Guests can use dry cleaning, ironing service and laundry as well as a designated area for smoking and a luggage storage.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Year renovated:   2006.  Number of rooms:   20.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free off-site parking
  • 24-hour reception
  • Smoking allowed in designated areas
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage

Sports & Fitness

  • Golf course
  • Billiards/ Pool tables
  • Darts

Services

  • Self-service laundry
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Picnic area/ Tables

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting room

Children's facilities

  • Game room

Leisure facilities

  • BBQ facilities
  • Garden area
  • Leisure/ TV room

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Garden furniture
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Steam shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer on request

Self-catering

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared kitchen

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding
  • Foam mattress

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Flat-screen TV

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Forest Gate Hotel - London London location
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Hotel Address:

105 Godwin Road, London, United Kingdom, E7 0LW

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City Center
  • London
    12.4 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Woolwich Arsenal
    7.4 km
  • Northumberland Park
    8.2 km
Underground stations
  • East Ham
    2.1 km
  • Upton Park
    2.1 km
  • Bus stop
    1.2 km
Restaurants
  • Ming of the Avenue (cuisine: Chinese)
    430 m
  • Siam Cafe (cuisine: Thai)
    680 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of rooms:
    20

Rooms and availability

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Budget Shared Bathroom Twin Room
Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double bed or 1 Single bed
Size: 20 m²
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    Budget Shared Bathroom Triple Room
    Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
    Size: 225 m²
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      How to reach hotel

      hotel Forest Gate Hotel - London London location
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      Hotel Address:

      105 Godwin Road, London, United Kingdom, E7 0LW

      Get directions
      City Center
      • London
        12.4 km
      Airports
      Train Stations
      • Woolwich Arsenal
        7.4 km
      • Northumberland Park
        8.2 km
      Underground stations
      • East Ham
        2.1 km
      • Upton Park
        2.1 km
      • Bus stop
        1.2 km
      Restaurants
      • Ming of the Avenue (cuisine: Chinese)
        430 m
      • Siam Cafe (cuisine: Thai)
        680 m
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  3 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  11 am
      • Year renovated:
        2006
      • Number of rooms:
        20

      Forest Gate Hotel Location

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      What's nearby

      Tourist attractions

      • Picture Perfect Gallery - 2.7 km

      Places of interest

      • ArcelorMittal Orbit - 3.6 km

      Amusement

      • Wanstead Snooker Centre - 2.7 km

      Monuments and Landmarks

      Parks

      • Wanstead Park - 1.7 km
      • West Ham United FC - 2.4 km
      • Olympic Park - 3.3 km
      • Olympic Basketball Arena - 3.3 km
      • Olympic Aquatics Centre - 3.4 km
      • London Velopark - 3.4 km

      Underground stations

      • East Ham - 2.0 km
      • Upton Park - 2.0 km
      • Wanstead - 2.4 km
      • Leytonstone - 2.4 km
      • Redbridge - 2.6 km
      • Leyton - 2.7 km
      • Plaistow - 2.7 km
      • Stratford Tube Station - 2.9 km
      • Stratford - 2.9 km
      • Snaresbrook - 3.1 km
      • West Ham - 3.4 km
      • Gants Hill - 3.4 km
      • Barking - 3.6 km

      Local attractions

      • Top Hat - 2.6 km
        Aldwych Theatre, London
      • Valentines Park - 2.6 km
        Cranbrook Rd, Ilford
      • Redbridge Museum - 2.9 km
        Clements Road, Ilford
      • The Who Shop - 2.6 km
        39-41 Barking Road, London
      • Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park - Park in Progress Tour - 2.9 km
        Stratford Station, London

      Restaurants nearby

      • Ming of the Avenue - 430 m

        Address: 54 Avenue Road
        Phone: 020 8304 7227

        80% likes this, based on 56 reviews
        Cuisine: Chinese
        Price Range: GBP 12 - GBP 41

      • Dallas Fried Chicken - 710 m

        Address: 396 Romford Road
        Phone: 0208 503 4168

        78% likes this, based on 29 reviews
        Cuisine: American

      • Shortlands Tavern - 840 m

        Address: 5 Station Road
        Phone: 44 20 8460 2770

        81% likes this, based on 19 reviews
        Cuisine: Contemporary

      • Siam Cafe - 680 m

        Address: 103 Woodgrange Road, Forest Gate
        Phone: +44 (0)20 8536 1870

        60% likes this, based on 41 reviews
        Cuisine: Thai

      • The Botanist on The Green - 830 m

        Address: 3 - 5 Kew Green

        68% likes this, based on 82 reviews

      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  3 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  11 am
      • Year renovated:
        2006
      • Number of rooms:
        20
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      Forest Gate Hotel Reviews

      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Forest Gate Hotel

      Average guest rating

      4.8out of 10
      Guest rating
      Based on 84 reviews

      Rating by category:

      Rooms
      4.5
      Value
      7.0

      Guest reviews

      • Couple
        4.2

        friendly staff and nice pub downstairs. bathroom kinda clean. cheap.

        never seen a room that dirty, hairs from previous guests in the bed and funny smell. we were expecting a "real English breakfast" but it was really poor.

      • Couple
        2.8

        There wasn't anything we liked about the hotel. The showers weren't working, the meals were 'freshly microwaved', even to the point of still being in the form of the microwave bowls they had previously frozen the food in. We booked up for two nights but left after the first one, desgusted. The hotel is above a pub who had loud karaoke on until the early hours but because it was so out of the way of anything else we had to stay for the first night. We soon went. The 'full english breakfast' was a half spoon of tesco value beans, a chewy piece of bacon and a microwaved poached egg.

      • Couple
        4.6

        the nice pub at the ground floor , the possibility to return in the room all trought the nigth

        position is a little far from the city center,and in 4 days the room never been cleaned. sorry for my english

      • Group of friends
        4.6

        The pub downstairs was OK

        Heating in the bathrooms and halls despite the good weather. probably to avoid spreading mold. Mold on the toilet paper and on the bedclothes. Smelly fridge, leaking tap for 5 days - nobody cares. When there was a lady serving breakfast food was Ok, but during the weekend ther was a guy who was serving outdated butter and milk.

      • Older travelers
        2.8

        Very small room, almost impossible to move.

      • Single
        5.4

        The reception lady was friendly and helpful. Although the bedroom quality leaves much to be desired, I could sleep well. There was silence almost all night, even though the hotel reception is really a bar. Sometimes I could hear people going to the shared bathroom in the night, but that was it. I had a good night sleep. And the neighbourhood is very peaceful too. It's a residential area, with very few traffic.

        It's really a good hotel for backpackers and people looking for a cheap place to stay, like I was. Just a quiet bed for sleeping and a shower in the morning.The tv had no cable to connect it to the antenna, there was a broken table lamp, inside a drawer, which wasn't removed after someone before broke it and hide it. There were some mugs over the refrigerator in the room, with some spoons, to make coffee, but they had stains on them. I had to wash them and boil them, before I could use them... The shared bathroom shower really could use a lot of bleach to remove the fungi at the bottom. Take waterproof slippers with you!

      • Couple
        3.2

        Relatively easy to get in London if you didn't find catching two trains and walking 15mins

        Unclean small room, bathrooms and showers were kept in a poor state. No sink in mens bathroom. Rooms kept too hot, heating left on when days were above 25'C. Noise from pub below in early hours of the morning made sleeping difficult.Breakfast was sloppy, and unhealthly. No choice of cereal, fruit or non greasy food. Breakfast too short, from 7.30 til 8.30.

      • Single
        8.8

        Cheap, clean accomodation close to Central London.

        Lots of squeaky doors.

      • Single
        5.8

        It suited its purpose.

        Shower was a bit weak and tricky.

      • Group of friends
        6.6

        Free and easy. Value for money. Helpful staff.

        distance from transport into London

      • Couple
        4.2

        i like it becouse hotel was in city center

        room was desgastine very old building we cant close the window smelling offol

      • Single
        2.8

        quite quietly,

        The dowtown was a long way away, don't go out after 10pm very dangerously.

      • Single
        5.8

        The people were friendly. The accomodations felt more like camping indoors, which made me realize the value of what I already had.

        One thing would be that there were no offers of servicing the room, even if it were at an additional cost. And, there were visible signs of wear and tear to the room. Some aesthetic details could be taken care of.

      • Couple
        7.4

        the hotel was very nice and clean...the staff was kind and helpfull but the hotel is quite distant from the centre of london...you have to walk to arrive to the overground station and then 20 minutes to arrive in liverpool station where you can take the underground. the hotel close at 11 p.m. so you have the key to enter in but the overeground close at midnight so you can't be later the night! the rapport between the price and the quality is excellent...english breakfast and billiard and pub at the gound floor

      • Single
        4.6

        Awfully traditional British, for good or bad.

        Wi-fi was indicated. It did not work, to nobody's surprise. This hotel should not advertise itself as wi-fi-equipped.

      How to reach hotel

      hotel Forest Gate Hotel - London London location
      Show big map »

      Hotel Address:

      105 Godwin Road, London, United Kingdom, E7 0LW

      Get directions
      City Center
      • London
        12.4 km
      Airports
      Train Stations
      • Woolwich Arsenal
        7.4 km
      • Northumberland Park
        8.2 km
      Underground stations
      • East Ham
        2.1 km
      • Upton Park
        2.1 km
      • Bus stop
        1.2 km
      Restaurants
      • Ming of the Avenue (cuisine: Chinese)
        430 m
      • Siam Cafe (cuisine: Thai)
        680 m
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  3 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  11 am
      • Year renovated:
        2006
      • Number of rooms:
        20