Useful Croydon info:-

Although situated in Surrey, Croydon is one of London’s most populous boroughs. Its town centre has a lively modern feel, and is the perfect place to visit whether you are looking to go shopping, learn about the town’s heritage and history, or just to have a brilliant night out. Croydon was mentioned in the Doomsday book, which was written back in 1085, meaning this town has a lot of history behind it. Why not visit the Whitgift Almshouses, which was formally the foundation stone for the Hospital of the Holy Trinity, built by Archbishop John Whitgift.

Or look around the home that housed The Archbishops of Canterbury for hundreds of years and visit the Old Palace. Alternatively, you can visit the resting place of six former Archbishops’ of Canterbury by visiting the Croydon Minster. You can look have a look around the beautiful attraction and soak up all of the town’s history. Of course, if it is entertainment that you are looking for, you can visit Croydon’s famous Fairfield Halls for a live concert or Warehouse Theatre for all you drama lovers. Croydon is also host to two multiplex cinemas, offering perfect family entertainment. For those visiting Croydon for a night out, there are a range of clubs and bars, including stand-up comedy clubs. The CabSafe schemes also helps clubbers get home safely after their night out, offering peace of mind to those enjoying Croydon’s nightlife.

Taxis

Road Runners -020 8680 3333
Circuit Cars - 020 8680 4321
Croydon Cars- 020 8684 6666

 

Restaurants

Shirley Cafe - 02086 551111
Cadillac Diner- 02086 569898
Apatura Bar Restaurant & Grill -02086 889416

Local Activities

Tenpin Bowling - http://www.dayoutwiththekids.co.uk/family-fun/Tenpin_Croydon/4359
David Weir Leisure Centre - http://www.transport-museum.com/http://www.everyoneactive.com/tabid/1650/default.aspx
Deen City Farm & Riding School
-http://www.deencityfarm.co.uk/

Ammenities

  • No. of rooms: 147
  • Hotel Non-Smoking Throughout
  • Disabled Facilities
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Cots Available
  • Wi-Fi Available
  • Restaurant
  • TV
  • Tea/Coffee making facilities
  • Car Parking Available
  • Disabled Access
  • Wheelchair Access

Travelodge London Croydon - Rooms from £44

Situated a quarter of a mile from East Croydon train station and 0.3 miles from the home of the annual International Playwriting Festival, the Warehouse Theatre, The Travelodge Croydon Central Hotel is ideal for visitors seeking accommodation in London with easy access to local entertainment. Visit Wimbledon town centre, 6.2 miles away, a bustling hub which offers shopaholics a fantastic retail experience, or explore Crystal Palace Selhurst Park – a British football stadium with a striking profile.

Tennis fanatics will enjoy a trip to the world-renowned Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Club, 9.1 miles away, which hosts the premier tennis championship every summer. If you are looking for hotels near Croydon Airport then this is a great option at just over 4 miles away. Whether you need somewhere for a holiday stopover or you want to explore the nearby attractions, you won’t find a better place to stay in London Croydon Central than this.

Ammenities

  • No. of rooms: 120
  • Restaurant
  • Wi-Fi Available In Public Areas

Hampton by Hilton London Croydon - Rooms from £60

a peaceful London borough near it allwelcome to the Hampton by Hilton London Croydon. The Hampton by Hilton™ London Croydon hotel is located in the Croydon Town Centre just a stroll away from East Croydon Station, 16 minutes from London Victoria, 14 minutes from Gatwick Airport by train, and 11 miles from M25. We're in a peaceful South London borough just outside the congestion of the big city, yet close to it all. If you're here to enjoy some leisure time, you'll discover that all of London's amazing attractions are within easy reach of our Croydon, UK hotel. Enjoy a River Thames Cruise. Take a ride on the London Eye. See the ceremonial troops outside Buckingham Palace.

Ammenities

  • No. of rooms: 168
  • Hotel Non-Smoking Throughout
  • Disabled Facilities
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Car parking available onsite
  • Wi-Fi Available
  • Meeting Facilities
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Iron And Board In Each Room
  • 24 Hour Room Service
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Wi-Fi Available In Public Areas
  • Business Centre

Hilton Croydon Hotel - Rooms from £60

Just 8 miles from the sights and shops of London, the contemporary Hilton Croydon hotel is just 16 minutes by train to Victoria Station. 

Do business in one of 15 meeting rooms for 3-300 or enjoy a work out in the gym.Have a flutter at nearby Epsom Racecourse or visit the 18-hole golf courses at Brent Valley and Richmond Park. It's just 35 minutes by train to London attractions and world-class shopping. Watch your food being chargrilled in Latitudes open-plan restaurant or sink into the plush leather sofas at the Hilton Croydon hotel's continental Caffè Cino. Round off your day with a nightcap in the modern Latitudes bar. Step up to a Junior Suite for more space and your own dining table.