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Royal Victoria Dock and Bridge

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Pleasant area

I absolutely loved the dockyard with all the cranes, the residential area looked like a very... read more

Reviewed March 7, 2019
JonDoe04134
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Lidingo, Sweden
Fab view

I ran a 10k from the hotel and ended up climbing all of the steps to run over the bridge and then... read more

Reviewed February 21, 2019
StuNorman
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lift was not working so had to climb lot of stairs to get on top of the footbridget. View from the Royal Victoria bridge was beautiful.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Mamudatraveller
Reviewed March 28, 2019 via mobile

I was attending an exhibition at ExCel and staying just over the other side of the footbridge. Looks great on the map, really convenient which is why I booked it. Except when I went to cross the footbridge I found the lifts were broken both...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 7, 2019

I absolutely loved the dockyard with all the cranes, the residential area looked like a very pleasant place to live and I was very satisfied with this location of the hotel that I stayed at. The bridge is a glorified pedestrian bridge. The lift worked.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank JonDoe04134
Reviewed February 21, 2019 via mobile

I ran a 10k from the hotel and ended up climbing all of the steps to run over the bridge and then down again. I came back later on to get some photos and it has fantastic views of the city. Definitely worth a few...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank StuNorman
Reviewed January 28, 2019

The historical Royal Victoria Dock and Bridge is located to London City Airport - of which you get great views from the airport. Nice to see such a historical trading area being brought into the modern age and still being used.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 923Dan
Reviewed December 12, 2018 via mobile

Not maintained, lifts not working( as usual I am told) so lots of stairs. A great pity because it is a great view from top of bridge

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Roger B
Reviewed October 27, 2018

I saw the bridge while entering Excel London and immediately wanted to climb and try how London seems from there and voila! It was a nice sunset while the planes are flying over after departing from the City Airport behind.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Ediz Edip A
Reviewed October 26, 2018

We were staying nearby and going to the O2 so walked along the path by the old docks. It is fascinating to se all the regeneration that has gone on but also still see a few of the old warehouse buildings. A great area now.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jean S
Reviewed August 28, 2018

I have been to Royal Victoria Docks for work and pleasure. It is a a very modern area now but in my opinion lacks some soul . Community is vital but I struggle to see how this is achieved in numerous apartment complex. I hope...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank debsmillen66
Reviewed August 1, 2018

The place is one of the nicest places in London that a visitor has to see. So serene and good for strolls on their park.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Yes, best way is to download the Waze App and it will show the nearest parking.
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A taxi from Heathrow to the Sunborn will take approximately 1.5 hours depending on traffic and cost around £80. The taxi will pull up about 50 metres away from the Sunborn (across a square) and you will have to walk for that... More
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