It’s really easy to explore everything Stratford has to offer from our guest house. Simply take the 5-minute walk to the bus stop and then you’ll be at Stratford Centre in less than a 10-minute journey. If you love shopping head to Westfield Stratford City, or if you adore sport visit the Queen Elizabeth II Olympic Park. You’ll find it easy to get to ExCel London from Metro Star Hotel too, via a 10-minute bus trip. Victoria Park and the O2 Arena are also nearby, as is London City Airport.
For those occasions when you want to travel into Central London, just stroll to Plaistow Underground Station nearby and hop on the tube. Take the Hammersmith & City Line and you’ll be able to get to the financial centre, The City in little over 15 minutes by travelling to London Liverpool Street Station. Stay on to Kings Cross St Pancras in less than 25 minutes and you can visit the British Library, British Museum and Bloomsbury. Or you can take the District Line and travel to the Tower of London via Tower Hill Station in just 20 minutes.
Nearest tube station:
The closest tube station to Metro Star Hotel is Plaistow, just 8 minutes’ walk away. You can take the Hammersmith & City Line from here to reach The City and Kings Cross direct, or take the District Line to visit the Tower of London, Westminster and South Kensington’s famous museums.
From the airport:
To travel to our accommodation from Heathrow Airport, take the Paddington Express Train for just 15 minutes to Paddington Station. Then change onto the Hammersmith & City Line for a direct journey to Plaistow. Alternatively, take the Piccadilly Line to Kings Cross Tube Station, and change onto the Hammersmith & City Line.
To get to Metro Star Hotel from Gatwick Airport, take a Gatwick Express or Southern train to London Victoria. Then change onto the District Line at Victoria Tube Station and travel to Plaistow Tube Station.