The 'Big Smoke'
London is quite simply one of the most exciting cities in the world with its famous landmarks and tremendous architecture.
Our Holiday Inn Express hotel in Greenwich is in a great location in London for business travellers, tourists and visitors to the 02 arena.
Closest hotel to the O2 arena
The O2 is only a 15-minute walk away.
The Emirates Air Line cable car is also just a 15 minute walk away and goes direct to the ExCeL Conference Centre. To get into Central London the North Greenwich Tube Station (Zone 3 of the London underground network) is only a short walk (15 minutes) from our hotel.
The Greenwich Mainline train station is also less than 2 miles away.
Greenwich is a fascinating Borough in South London and a real treat to explore on foot. The wealth of nautical heritage is unsurpassed by anywhere in the world. Home to the fastest tea-clipper the Cutty Sark, the magnificent Old Royal Naval College and the Meridian Line which is really the centre of time itself!
With a host of must-see, World Heritage listed attractions including the unique Royal Observatory and the National Maritime Museum, Greenwich is a traditional, history rich neighbourhood with a distinct and unique atmosphere that is perfect for any visitor to experience.
Even with its rich history, Greenwich would never be described as stuck in the past. A truly thriving area in South London, Greenwich is thoroughly modern, quirky, inspiring and above all exciting.
All within the beautiful, period architecture you'll hunt down real treasures in the host of independent shops and the famous Greenwich street markets. Enjoy the vibrant nightlife in the many fantastic friendly pubs. Party along with the extraordinary Greenwich Docklands International Festival or catch the latest, huge, live act in the world-class 02 Arena.
Check out our handy guide to a day out in Greenwich.