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Royal Victoria Dock and Bridge

London, England
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Hidden Gem in London

Royal Victoria Dock (RVD) is a picturesque inner dock surrounded by bars, restaurants, hotels... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
ManiAuthi
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London, United Kingdom
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Take a break from the Excel Centre

Many people visit the Excel Centre for a trade show (or perhaps attend a smaller event in the... read more

Reviewed 10 March 2016
MKMapman
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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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11 Apr 2017
“Hidden Gem in London”
10 Mar 2016
“Take a break from the Excel Centre”
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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Royal Victoria Dock (RVD) is a picturesque inner dock surrounded by bars, restaurants, hotels, cafes and homes. It is well maintained and offers a wide range of activities for anyone wanting to visit for a day. RVD is home to the Excel Exhibition Centre and...More

Thank ManiAuthi
Reviewed 10 March 2016

Many people visit the Excel Centre for a trade show (or perhaps attend a smaller event in the Crystal Centre) arriving and leaving on the DLR without noticing where they are. A very short walk from either will take you to the Royal Victoria Dock,...More

1  Thank MKMapman
Reviewed 2 January 2016

Not widely known, the Victoria Docs area is really pretty area that is perfect for a quiet scenic walk.

Thank valerybg
Reviewed 15 November 2015

I have really mixed feelings about this area of London. One the plus, there's an incredible sense of history. The dock is huge - as in seriously massive - and it's easy to imagine its historic glory. You can see Millennium Mills across the water...More

Thank Francesca R
Reviewed 30 September 2015

Large dock area now fully developed and containing hotels, luxury flats, restaurants, bars, and of course the Excel centre. At one end of the dock is a cable water ski course, and the Emirates cable car which travels over the River Thames to the O2...More

Thank Molesey19
Reviewed 10 May 2015

Nice to walk round few little places to eat nice and relaxing, if you want a nice cup of tea or coffee go to Cafe Marina best I have ever had and the cakes are yummy to 5 stars, the owner is lovely and welcoming.

Thank nannymag
Reviewed 30 November 2014

The Royal Victoria Docks is a really quiet and lovely part of the docklands. It also houses the Royal Victoria Docks Watersports center. There is an annual Waterfront festival which is well attended with impressive displays of fireworks as well as a lot of good...More

1  Thank Ibadanboy
Reviewed 14 September 2014

i need to get there on the 20th can you i live in sheffeild ....my number is 07770805194 can you please get back in touch on my number to get to the place i said its london victoria docks just a day trip return from...More

2  Thank lugger2014
Reviewed 10 June 2014

I've been using this bridge since it opened a long time ago. I now have a pushchair for my 2 year old and we can never cross it as the lifts are down 99% of the time. I come by it every day and I...More

2  Thank Jadeinda
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BRIGHAM4
Is a taxi from Heathrow practical and is there much walking or difficulty with luggage to reach the Sunborn Yacht ? Thanks
2 May 2017|
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Response from ManiAuthi | Reviewed this property |
A taxi from Heathrow to the Sunborn will take approximately 1.5 hours depending on traffic and cost around £80. The taxi will pull up about 50 metres away from the Sunborn (across a square) and you will have to walk for that... More
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How far away is this from tube and central London ?
22 March 2016|
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Response from valerybg | Reviewed this property |
About 20 min from central London. The closest station is Royal Victoria DLR, and it is about 2-3min walk from there
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