Staying in Greenwich

Where to stay

Many visitors to Greenwich find that there is too much to see in one day. An overnight stay allows you to continue your exploration on the next day and also sample the wide range of local restaurants, pubs, theatres, music or dance events in the town.

Here are some of the accommodation options:

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800m from the Museum. New four-star hotel near the centre. Opened spring 2005. Just a short walk from the National Maritime Museum and next door to the mainline and DLR rail station, this New Generation Novotel is ideal for leisure guests.

Hotel Ibis

Only 400m from the Museum. Ibis group hotel in the town centre. Parking available.

Devonport House

Only 100m from the Museum. Next door to the National Maritime Museum and in the very centre of Greenwich. Parking available.

Clarendon Hotel

1km from the Royal Observatory. Large hotel with views across Blackheath. Pleasant 20 minute walk to the Royal Observatory. Also has facilities for larger groups.

Holiday Inn Express Greenwich

2km from the Museum
Situated on Greenwich Peninsula with views of 'The Dome'. Frequent bus service into Greenwich centre.

Details about small hotels and Bed & Breakfast accommodation can be found via the Greenwich Tourist Information Centre.

Youth and student accommodation

St Christopher's Inn

For backpackers - 800m from the Museum

YHA London Thameside

The nearest youth hostel is in Rotherhithe, 5km from the Museum

Caravans and camping

The nearest site is the Abbey Wood Caravan Club Site, 10km from the Museum.

There are a large number of quality hotels in the Docklands business quarter easily reached by DLR services. More information on