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The Old Ship

Self Rated: 4.0 out of 5
2 Sylvester Path, London, E8 1EN, United Kingdom
4.2 out of 5 rating 114 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.2

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Property Details

Property Location

Located in London (Hackney), The Old Ship is within a 10-minute drive of Tower of London and Emirates Stadium. This 4-star inn is 3.9 mi (6.2 km) from The Shard and 4.5 mi (7.3 km) from The British Museum.


Stay in one of 10 guestrooms featuring plasma televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Private bathrooms with showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include coffee/tea makers, housekeeping is provided daily, and irons/ironing boards can be requested.


Take in the views from a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access.


Enjoy a satisfying meal at The Old Ship serving guests of The Old Ship. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge. English breakfasts are available for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include express check-in, express check-out, and coffee/tea in a common area.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

London Stadium - 3.5 km / 2.2 mi
Liverpool Street - 4.2 km / 2.6 mi
The Gherkin - 4.5 km / 2.8 mi
Emirates Stadium - 4.6 km / 2.9 mi
Westfield Stratford City - 4.7 km / 2.9 mi
Barbican Arts Centre - 4.8 km / 3 mi
Royal Exchange - 4.8 km / 3 mi
Tower of London - 5.3 km / 3.3 mi
Museum of London - 5.5 km / 3.4 mi
Tower Bridge - 5.6 km / 3.5 mi
London Bridge - 6.1 km / 3.8 mi
London Stock Exchange - 6.1 km / 3.8 mi
Old Bailey - 6.2 km / 3.8 mi
Borough Market - 6.2 km / 3.8 mi
The Shard - 6.2 km / 3.9 mi

The nearest airports are:
London (LCY-London City) - 11.5 km / 7.1 mi
London (LHR-Heathrow) - 35.5 km / 22.1 mi
London (LGW-Gatwick) - 94.3 km / 58.6 mi

The preferred airport for The Old Ship is London (LCY-London City).

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • No onsite parking is available.

  • Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 18 years old.
  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

The front desk is open daily from 9:30 AM - 10:30 PM.
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Guests arriving late won't be able to check in until the next morning. Monday to Saturday arrivals: The latest time for check-in is 11:30 PM.
Sunday arrivals: The latest time for check-in is 10:30 PM.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for English breakfast: GBP 8 per person (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Free WiFi
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Coffee/tea in common areas
  • -Front desk (limited hours)
  • -Restaurant
  • -Express check-in
  • -Express check-out
  • -Garden