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30 Best London Hotels on the River

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The Savoy Slideshow
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#58 of 1,052 hotels in London
5 travelers mentioned "on the river" when describing this hotel.
  • "Perhaps it was because we had requested a view on the river (some of those King Rooms do – partially). Or it was because I had been a guest before, although this was so long ago..."
  • "Yes, a hop, skip and jump away is a pier on the river named after the hotel. So it is superbly located indeed. I utilised the services of the butler to get me coffee (which came..."
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Apex Temple Court Hotel Slideshow
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#32 of 1,052 hotels in London
3 travelers mentioned "on the river" and "close to the river" when describing this hotel.
  • "We got married on the river Thames and chose this hotel as in walking distance. I have to say as first impressions go its got a real funky look . Very modern and stylish. Staff were..."
  • "Although there is not a Tube station in the immediate vicinity the location is excellent - close to the river, Covent Garden & Trafalgar Sq. The hotel entrance itself it located..."
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#13 of 1,052 hotels in London
3 travelers mentioned "near to the river" and "by the river" when describing this hotel.
  • "The location is great - very near to the river, Parliament, etc. Hands down on our next trip to London we will stay at the Corinthia (for that matter if we are in any of the cities..."
  • "as they had everything to offer, not to mention their central location by the river in Embankment and a few minutes walk to the underground station. The Harrods restaurant..."
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Apex City of London Hotel Slideshow
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#85 of 1,052 hotels in London
3 travelers mentioned "by the river" and "near the river" when describing this hotel.
  • "Great location by the River and near Tower Bridge. I loved my 3 different rooms and the breakfast they serve is superb. During my second stay there was an unfortunate incident..."
  • "The hotel is a modern design situated near the river, Tower Bridge and the Tower of London, as well the financial district of the City eg, Lloyds, the Gerkin. It is very quiet over..."
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Plaza on the River - Club and Residence Slideshow
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#115 of 1,052 hotels in London
57 travelers mentioned "on the river hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "I've been at the Plaza on the River Hotel during a business trip. What a great place to be ! A real appartment with all the comfort you may need, a charming and very professionnal..."
  • "I've recently traveled to London and we stayed at Plaza on the River hotel. The rooms are spacious, clean and you basically have everything you need. Friendly staff and the..."
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Hilton London Tower Bridge Slideshow
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#176 of 1,052 hotels in London
14 travelers mentioned "near the river" and "on the river" when describing this hotel.
  • "We really like the location right near the river and only a few minutes walk from London Bridge station to get to the West End etc.. Bar prices very expensive but I suppose you..."
  • "Anyway - immaculate hotel - REALLY GOOD HELPFUL STAFF - great location right on the River Thames near Tower Bridge - some rooms do have a view - ours didn't but you'll have to pay..."
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Park Plaza Westminster Bridge London Slideshow
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#134 of 1,052 hotels in London
6 travelers mentioned "on the river" when describing this hotel.
  • "The hotel was practically new (built in 2010) and was right behind the London Eye on the River Thames. The staff couldn't have been nicer or more accommodating. I wouldn't hesitate..."
  • "The location couldn't be better, with views of Big Ben and the London Eye right on the river and many highlights of the city less than a 5 minute walk. We stayed 1 night and were..."
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Four Seasons Hotel London at Canary Wharf Slideshow
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#124 of 1,052 hotels in London
6 travelers mentioned "on the river" when describing this hotel.
  • "After entering the hotel and the room, Our little niece was so happy and excited by the personalised birthday cake, the view on the river Thames, her comfortable bed by the bay..."
  • "My room was gorgeous and spacious with a wonderful view of the river. I loved the location on the river and took a run to tower bridge in the morning on the River front trail..."
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The Chelsea Harbour Hotel Slideshow
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#119 of 1,052 hotels in London
5 travelers mentioned "on the river" and "by the river" when describing this hotel.
  • "the Wyndham because of its excellent value for money, its location right on the river, and in particular because of the recently opened Imperial Wharf station literally 5..."
  • "the station. Just along from the hotel there are some lovely gardens along by the river, which are open to the public during the day - (actually part of the apartments there..."
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The Royal Horseguards Slideshow
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#64 of 1,052 hotels in London
15 travelers mentioned "on the river" when describing this hotel.
  • "The hotel is located near Trafalgar Square and the theater district directly on the River Thames. I received a free upgrade to River View room from standard deluxe double. My..."
  • "You could not ask for a better location right on the river thames and for an upgrade you can have spectacular views of the river Thames and the London Eye. The hotel was within..."
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Rafayel on the Left Bank - Hotel & Spa Slideshow
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#238 of 1,052 hotels in London
17 travelers mentioned "on the river" when describing this hotel.
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Premier Inn London Southwark - Borough Market Slideshow
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#177 of 1,052 hotels in London
10 travelers mentioned "on the river" when describing this hotel.
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London Bridge Hotel Slideshow
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#104 of 1,052 hotels in London
3 travelers mentioned "on the river" and "close to river" when describing this hotel.
  • "The location is ideal for both underground and, in our case, trips on the river clippers which regularly stop at the nearby piers. Also good pubs within easy walking distance of..."
  • "On theatre/hotel overnight package - easy to find, close to river and variety of good tourist spots and also close to unusual places of interest e.g. old operating theatre /museum..."
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Premier Inn London County Hall Slideshow
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#106 of 1,052 hotels in London
10 travelers mentioned "on the river" and "on river" when describing this hotel.
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Hilton London Canary Wharf Slideshow
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#135 of 1,052 hotels in London
3 travelers mentioned "on the river" when describing this hotel.
  • "There are a lot of local sights that we didn't get to see quite apart from those more centrally located. A great hotel on the river in an up and coming area...."
  • "The location right on the river makes up for it though. I had a room on the top floor and had a good view towards the river and the city. Good night sleep and memories helped when..."
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#125 of 1,052 hotels in London
7 travelers mentioned "on the river" and "near the river" when describing this hotel.
  • "I loved the location, it was right on the river and the beautiful Battersea Park was literally just across the road. It is a short walk from the Sloane Square or Victoria tube..."
  • "Great hotel fantastic location overlooking Battersea park and very near the river. Close to Sloane Square & Kings Road. Good travel links (bus, tube & rail) lovely staff. Would..."
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#196 of 1,052 hotels in London
4 travelers mentioned "on the river" when describing this hotel.
  • "We caught a Boat from St Katharine's Pier (same place as St Katharine's Dock but on the river) and for about £6.00 each we had a 25/30 mins trip up to Westminster - nice to see the..."
  • "Just a note about the O2, you can get the Clipper to and from the venue which is great fun - try it!!!! There is a pier on the river nearby the hotel (5 mins walk to this and the..."
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Premier Inn London Putney Bridge Slideshow
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#184 of 1,052 hotels in London
5 travelers mentioned "on the river" when describing this hotel.
  • "Great location on the river, ordinary but clean and comfortable rooms. Bed clean and comfortable. Service in bar and on reception outstanding. Breakfast absolutely wonderful..."
  • "We had a 5th floor room looking out on the river. The room was quite large for this kind of hotel. The room was always clean, and they had installed new flat screen TV's since we..."
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Radisson Blu Edwardian New Providence Wharf Hotel Slideshow
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#72 of 1,052 hotels in London
9 travelers mentioned "on the river" when describing this hotel.
  • "Given it is on the edge of Canary Wharf the size of room is tremendous and the location on the river means many rooms have River Views - the room I had was enormous with 4 windows..."
  • "I have just spent the weekend at this excellent hotel. Situated right opposite the O2, on the river, it gives the most spectacular views! Staff were very helpful from start..."
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DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London -Tower of London Slideshow
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#173 of 1,052 hotels in London
3 travelers mentioned "on a river" and "on the river" when describing this hotel.
  • "We travelled on a river boat down to Greenwich and were given an almost 50% discount when we were asked which hotel we stayed in. All in all a lovely hotel which we will return to..."
  • "The rooms on the river side of the hotel have fabulous views of Tower Bridge. We were on the 10th floor underneath the sky lounge bar. In the evenings the sound of chairs being..."
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Marriott London County Hall Slideshow
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#243 of 1,052 hotels in London
13 travelers mentioned "on the river" when describing this hotel.
  • "We stayed at this hotel 2 nights. As others have noted already, the hotel is situated on the river, in County Hall, across from Big Ben and Parlament. You cannot ask for a..."
  • "Our room was on the river side.  We enjoyed opening the window in order to hear Big Ben.  With the window closed we could hear just a little, but not enough to disturb our sleep..."
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Premier Inn London Tower Bridge Slideshow
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#132 of 1,052 hotels in London
3 travelers mentioned "near the river" and "close to the river" when describing this hotel.
  • "want to avoid public transport as all the main attractions that are located near the river are within walking distance. We even walked to The London Eye! If you are coming to this..."
  • "Great spot for a hotel too, as so close to the river and the many surrounding atractions. Lots of places to eat in short walking distance but also a restaurant on site if you don't..."
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Crowne Plaza London - Battersea Slideshow
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#251 of 1,052 hotels in London
3 travelers mentioned "on the river" when describing this hotel.
  • "However blown away by the location on the river and superb rooms and service. Did not get into roon until very late having had a trip down Thames, but great touch to have left a..."
  • "We were very surprised to find this absolute gem of a hotel opposite Chelsea Harbour right on the River Thames. Within walking distance of Clapham Junction and the 170 bus to..."
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Doubletree by Hilton London - Westminster Slideshow
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#263 of 1,052 hotels in London
13 travelers mentioned "by the river" and "on the river" when describing this hotel.
  • "tube station, or the Houses of Parliament and Westminster station, and right by the river should you wish to walk along the Thames. I found the fitness centre well-equipped and..."
  • "but we were told that this was moving to a buffet operation shortly,shame. Overall a handy location on the river and would stay here again...."
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Crowne Plaza London - The City Slideshow
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#183 of 1,052 hotels in London
8 travelers mentioned "close to the river" and "on the river" when describing this hotel.
  • "I think it would be a great place to stay location-wise if you were planning on visiting London for New Years Eve as it's very close to the river and fireworks viewing areas. I..."
  • "Crown Plaza is right at Blackfriar's Bridge - great location on the river. Plenty to see and do within walking distance. I stayed on the 6th floor with access to the Club Lounge..."
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Strand Palace Hotel Slideshow
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#358 of 1,052 hotels in London
3 travelers mentioned "by the river" and "close to the river" when describing this hotel.
  • "We stayed down by the river until about 10:30, but decided to make our way back to the room and watch the fireworks on the TV. We could see some of the high fireworks over the..."
  • "The location is excellent for exploring all of the main sites, really close to the river and the underground. Rooms were great and service was fast and friendly. There are some good..."
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The Tower Slideshow
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#318 of 1,052 hotels in London
12 travelers mentioned "on the river" when describing this hotel.
  • "It's in a great location; being right on the river Thames and next to Tower Bridge. The tube station is also just up the road and you can get on and off the clipper very close to..."
  • "We were pleasanylt surprised by the great location of the hotel and the view from our room gave us a chance to watch life going on the river. The location was great for our theatre..."
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Novotel London Waterloo Slideshow
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#314 of 1,052 hotels in London
4 travelers mentioned "by the river" and "close to river" when describing this hotel.
  • "The hotel is in a great location by the river Thames and in walking distance to Buckingham Palace, the London Eye, & Big Ben. The room was clean and comfortable. All the staff from..."
  • "Short walk from Waterloo station, close to river, cosy streets around - and delivery of hotel services without mistakes. Very friendly staff, good breakfast buffet (and with..."
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Park Plaza Riverbank London Slideshow
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#362 of 1,052 hotels in London
22 travelers mentioned "on the river" when describing this hotel.
  • "This is an excellent hotel right on the river within easy walking distance to most attractions. The buffet breakfast is very good, best scrambled eggs ever. Pay a little more and..."
  • "The view from a room on the river side of the hotel is worth paying the extra for. The rooms are spacious and comfy, with great beds. You can also use facilities at the sister..."
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Ramada Hotel and Suites London Docklands Slideshow
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#452 of 1,052 hotels in London
3 travelers mentioned "on the river" when describing this hotel.
  • "A really great hotel with awesome modern suite sitting right on the river Thames at London's docklands. Very friendly front desk staff, A good breakfast dining room to get your day..."
  • "The hotel is right on the river, which is cool. The Excel is a 15 min walk or £6 in taxi from the hotel. Food is great and very good price too. The service is good. The rooms are..."
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