The Best Cheap Hotels in East London, U.K

by Chris Newens  |  Published June 29, 2017

It’s more than an understatement to say that East London has changed over the past thirty or so years. The land of dingy docklands and eel-eating cockneys is mostly no more, replaced by the biggest hipster scene this side Williamsburg and perhaps the most multi-cultural community anywhere on Earth… ever! And despite worries about Brexit, the party is showing no signs of going anywhere else soon.

Hotel-wise, well, London’s certainly got a lot of them, that’s for sure. And while budget is something of a dirty word in this city, we’ve done our very best to seek out the slickest, trendiest, London-ist places to stay that won’t totally cripple your wallet, leaving coins left over to enjoy the rest of what this endlessly exciting capital has to offer.