Canary Wharf

London
Canary Wharf which includes a river or creek, city views and a bridge
Wander around London’s financial district in the scenic docklands with the tallest skyscrapers in the city. They are home to some of the world’s biggest companies.

Canary Wharf is the main business district in London. It features skyscrapers housing some of the largest companies in the world dotted around the picturesque docks of the River Thames. The area comprises about 14 million square feet (1.3 million square meters) of office space in the towers where more than 105,000 people work. The buildings cater for the needs of workers with shopping centers full of restaurants, cafés and stores. 

Gaze up at One Canada Square, one of the tallest buildings in Europe. It stands at 771 feet (235 meters) tall and was completed in 1991. At that time, it was the highest skyscraper in the United Kingdom. Banks, newspapers and many other companies have offices here. Browse the shops and restaurants at the base of the building.

Walk around the main plaza, where there are cafés with outdoor seating spilling out into the square. Dine at one of the restaurants in Cabot Square. Admire the elegant water fountain in the center. 

Have a picnic by the docklands. Although the area is renowned for its urban and commercial atmosphere, there are green plazas and charming canals.

The wharf was one of the busiest docks in the world at the turn of the 19th century. After the decline of the port industry in the 1980s, it was closed. Today’s business district was built in the 1990s.

Canary Wharf is situated in the West India Docks region of Tower Hamlets in east London. Due to its economic importance, there are transportation links from all over the city to the financial district. Take the London Underground to Canary Wharf Station, a giant transportation hub on the Jubilee Line. You can also catch the Docklands Light Railway system. For a more scenic route, take a boat to the Canary Wharf Pier along the River Thames.


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Britannia The International Hotel London, Canary Wharf
Britannia The International Hotel London, Canary Wharf
3.5 out of 5
Marsh Wall, London, England, E14 9SJ
The price is CA $105 per night from Oct 2 to Oct 3
Stay at this 3.5-star business-friendly hotel in London. Enjoy free WiFi, breakfast, and room service. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the comfy rooms ...
3.1/5 (1,215 reviews)
"Aside from the bathroom not smelling particularly nice, the room was comfortable and fairly well appointed"

Reviewed on Sep. 28, 2022

Tribe London Canary Wharf
Tribe London Canary Wharf
4 out of 5
15 Water Street, London, England, E14 9QG
The price is CA $167 per night from Oct 23 to Oct 24
Stay at this 4-star hotel in London. Enjoy free WiFi, breakfast, and a 24-hour front desk. Popular attractions O2 Arena and Tower Bridge are located nearby. ...
4.4/5 Excellent! (65 reviews)
"Excellent service"

Reviewed on Sep. 27, 2022

The Collective Canary Wharf
The Collective Canary Wharf
4 out of 5
20 Crossharbour Plaza, London, England, E14 9YF
The price is CA $170 per night from Oct 27 to Oct 28
Stay at this 4-star hotel in London. Enjoy free WiFi, a fitness center, and onsite parking. Our guests praise the pool and the helpful staff in our reviews. ...
3.7/5 Good! (489 reviews)
A great find.
"This was a great find and I'll definitely use it again. Staff really helpful, felt safe and welcoming."

Reviewed on Sep. 21, 2022

Point A Hotel - London, Canary Wharf
Point A Hotel - London, Canary Wharf
3 out of 5
1B Hertsmere Road West, London, England, E14 4AS
The price is CA $123 per night from Oct 23 to Oct 24
Stay at this 3-star business-friendly hotel in London. Enjoy free WiFi, a 24-hour front desk, and a flat-screen TV. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the ...
4.3/5 Excellent! (1,001 reviews)
"Great location. Interesting facility. Good hotel for an awesome stay."

Reviewed on Sep. 24, 2022

Novotel London Canary Wharf Hotel
Novotel London Canary Wharf Hotel
4 out of 5
40 Marsh Wall, London, England, E14 9TP
The price is CA $233 per night from Oct 28 to Oct 29
Stay at this 4-star business-friendly hotel in London. Enjoy free WiFi, a rooftop terrace, and breakfast. Our guests praise the breakfast and the helpful staff ...
4.5/5 Wonderful! (1,000 reviews)
"Staff were friendly and organised. Room was nice. Food was good. There was a very noisy equipment room outside our room which woke us extremely early. The was only 1 coffee machine in the restaurant which meant very long queues at breakfast. Not good when you’ve been woken at 5am."

Reviewed on Sep. 16, 2022

Hilton London Canary Wharf
Hilton London Canary Wharf
4 out of 5
South Quay, Marsh Wall, London, England, E14 9SH
The price is CA $197 per night from Oct 21 to Oct 22
Stay at this 4-star business-friendly hotel in London. Enjoy free WiFi, breakfast, and 24-hour room service. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the clean ...
4.5/5 Wonderful! (1,000 reviews)
"Very friendly staff and great services."

Reviewed on Sep. 19, 2022

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