Hotel near the Gherkin London EC3
The Gherkin or Swiss Re building is situated at 30 St Marys Axe in London postal zone EC3,Aldgate.
This skyscraper is 180 m tall and at any one time can transport 380 people upwards at 6m per second.
The closest tube station is Aldgate followed closely by Liverpool Street which is also a mainline rail station.
Major roads in the immediate area include Bevis Marks Street, Leadenhall Street and Bishopsgate.
Hotels near the Gherkin are usually quite busy in the weekdays but the weekends present an occupancy problem and it is very common to get a great deal in this area on Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights.
One of the closest and plushest hotels near to the Gherkin Building is the Andaz Hotel. This 5 star hotel in the City of London has opened where The Great Eastern could be found.
Midway between the trendy districts of Shoreditch and Hoxton and the city financial district, this 21st century hotel captures modern living with old fashioned traditional service levels.
The Andaz has been the subject of many travel trade accolades and guest reviews follow suit.
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