The Royal Foundation of Saint Katharine

2 Butcher RowLondonE14 8DSUnited Kingdom
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About The Royal Foundation of Saint Katharine

The Royal Foundation of Saint Katharine is situated in London, and promotes a tranquil stay in its facilities. Despite its 1187 commissioning, the hotel is designed with a contemporary style and furnishings.

Every room and suite features tea and coffee makers, a work desk area, and Wi-Fi access. Due to the hotel's efforts to preserve relaxation, televisions are not included in rooms.

The Royal Foundation of Saint Katharine includes a chapel, a private garden, open grounds and terraces, and a library. Private parking, dry cleaning, and photocopying are also available.

Continental breakfast is offered, serving a variety of fresh fruits, meats, and cheeses daily. Restaurants and bars are located throughout the surrounding city.

The hotel itself is a historical site, with well over 800 years of history behind its establishment. The Limehouse DLR Station is within walking distance, as are Canary Wharf and Tower Hill.


2 Butcher Row, London, E14 8DS, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44(300)1111147 | Fax: +44(20)77027603 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Car park
  • Conference rooms
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Lift
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • PC with internet
  • Terrace
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Bathroom with shower
  • Central heating
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Internet
  • WiFi in rooms


  • Accessible parking

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 16:00
  • Check-out: 11:00

Positive Reviews

Relaxation at its finest.

Due to the hotel's religious roots and cultivation of a thoughtful atmosphere, the grounds are quieter and less energetic than surrounding stays in London. The Royal Foundation of St Katharine is a perfect stay if you're looking to ease your mind or escap

Fresh breakfast offerings.

Many guests commented positively on the array of free breakfast choices, noting that the meats, cheeses, fruits, and pastries were fresh and well-prepared. You won't have to go far for a proper start to your day.

Spotless rooms.

The staff at The Royal Foundation of St Katharine is meticulous in its cleaning efforts, which translates to a clean and serviceable room during your stay. In addition, the modernised interior of the facility produces quarters that are both functionally a

Negative Reviews

A specialised experience.

If you're looking to enjoy London and all of its more energetic aspects, this may not be the stay for you. The lack of a television and an attached bar or restaurant was upsetting for some guests, so be sure to read about the hotel's background and aims e

Pricing can be questionable.

A handful of guests felt that their rooms were too sparse for the price they paid, but noted that the unique atmosphere of the hotel makes up for much of the discrepancy in cost. Be aware of what rooms do and do not include before making your reservation.

Wi-Fi quality is lacking.

If you're in need of a consistent and strong Wi-Fi signal, you may find some difficulty in The Royal Foundation of St Katharine. Several guests complained about the Wi-Fi quality, which they found to be temperamental and often unusable.

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