Sea Containers London
5 stars

Sea Containers London

20 Upper Ground, London, SE1 9PD, United Kingdom
+44 203 747 1000
C$ 264

rate per night


based on 8,942 reviews

Sea Containers London
Sat 2/3
Wed 6/3
Room type
Nightly total
Standard Room
C$ 264
Superior Room
C$ 295
Queen room
C$ 328

About Sea Containers London

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Clean and Tidy
    This stay has listed several different cleanliness practices.
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free
Located on the banks of the River Thames, Sea Containers London is in the famed Sea Containers House, just a 7-minute walk from the Tate Modern and Shakespeare's Globe Theatre. The hotel is also 15 minutes' walk from the London Eye, Borough Market, The London Dungeon and SEA LIFE London Aquarium. Sea Containers London boasts a riverside restaurant with outdoor seating, a cocktail bar, an agua spa, a rooftop bar and a terrace with panoramic views over London. Free WiFi is available for all guests. Decorated by award-winning designer Tom Dixon, each room features bespoke furniture, a flat-screen HD TV, air conditioning, dimmable lights and a minibar. The marble bathrooms are complete with either rainfall shower or bath. Extras include a media panel, Malin+Goetz toiletries and satellite channels. Many of the rooms feature river views, directly facing the Thames. Some also have a balcony. The on-site Curzon screens a range of new releases, classic matinées and family favourites in a bespoke 56-seat cinema from Friday evenings through Sunday. Waterloo Train Station is a 12-minute journey on foot and London Blackfriars Train Station is 8 minutes' walk away.

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Sat 2/3
Wed 6/3
King room
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1 king bed
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Double room
1 queen bed
1 queen bed
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Superior Room
2 double beds
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Queen room
1 queen bed
bed type unknown
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Standard Room
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1 queen bed
Deluxe room
2 double beds
1 king bed
bed type unknown

*Total includes estimated local taxes & fees payable on check out.

Prices are based on 1 night including GST, excluding local taxes and fees.

Amenities at Sea Containers London

  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Fitness centre
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Cable or satellite TV

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Guests can opt out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • First-aid kit
  • Safe


  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Air-conditioned
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Body soap
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner

Services and conveniences

  • ATM on-site
  • Wake-up service
  • Concierge service
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Tour desk
  • Key access
  • Key card access
  • Express check-out
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • 24hr front desk
  • Safety deposit box


  • Family rooms
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Interconnected room(s) available
  • Landmark view
  • Storage available
  • River view
  • Seating area
  • Slippers
  • Sofa
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted
  • City view


  • Hairdryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Additional toilet
  • Bathtub
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Walk-in shower

Accessibility and suitability

  • Hypoallergenic
  • No smoking
  • Designated smoking area
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Disabled Access
  • Elevator
  • Accessible by elevator
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator


  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Minibar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Dining area
  • Dining table


  • Feather pillow
  • Socket near the bed
  • Alarm clock
  • Sofa bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Pay-per-view channels
  • Radio
  • TV


  • Ironing service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Pants press
  • Iron and ironing board


  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Balcony


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Laptop safe
  • Desk


  • Spa
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Massage

Parking and transportation

  • Parking
  • Private parking

Things to do

  • Bicycle rental

Family friendly

  • Kids meals


  • Fitness centre

Reviews of Sea Containers London

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10.0 Wonderful
Pros:We spent 6 nights at the Mondrian with our older kids. The hotel has a great location near the best sights. Great waterfront views. We had drinks at the bars that have great cocktails and views. The rooms very modern with good quality sheets. My kids loves that their was a movie theatre in the hotel. Highly recommend!!
10.0 Wonderful
Pros:Outstanding hotel in London. Service, room, amenities, restaurants and bars were all excellent. Beautiful view of the Thames. I will definitely stay here on my next trip to London. I can't say enough about our experience at the Mondrian.
Cons:The only disappointment was one of the concierges seemed inexperienced. She booked us at a very mediocre tea service at a restaurant in London.
10.0 Wonderful
Pros:I loved the layout of the hotel, the amenities are excellent. A beautiful hotel in my favorite part of London.
9.7 Wonderful
Pros:Very modern, great location and friendly staff. Room size was pretty good as well.
10.0 Wonderful
Pros:The room was lovely - everything you needed and amazing toiletries. The location of the hotel was ideal, a short walk from Southwark or you could walk straight out onto the Southbank. The staff were all delightful and extremely helpful. I'd definitely stay here again.
10.0 Wonderful
Pros:Great location. The staff was extremely helpful. Had an amazing time.
10.0 Wonderful
Pros:Great location, beautiful hotel with a friendly staff


20 Upper Ground, London, SE1 9PD

What's nearby

  • Tate Modern0.5 km
  • Southbank Centre0.7 km
  • Somerset House0.8 km
  • London Eye1 km
  • Westminster Bridge1.3 km
  • Big Ben1.5 km
  • National Gallery1.5 km
  • Palace of Westminster1.6 km
  • Churchill War Rooms1.7 km
  • Westminster Abbey1.7 km
  • British Museum1.9 km
  • Piccadilly Circus1.9 km



Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 12:00 PM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Essential information about Sea Containers London

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High season


Average price (weeknight)

C$ 475

Average price (weekend night)

C$ 398
Cheapest month to stay with an average 27% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 60% rise in price.
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When to book a room at Sea Containers London

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Top tips for your stay at Sea Containers London

  • If you’re after a cheap room at Sea Containers London, then you should consider staying during the low season. The cheapest deals can generally be found in January and May.
  • Prices can also vary depending on which day of the week you stay. For the best room deals at Sea Containers London, plan to stay on a Monday or Friday. The most expensive day is usually Tuesday.
  • The cheapest price a room at Sea Containers London was booked for on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was C$ 411, while the most expensive was C$ 411.
  • How long should you stay at Sea Containers London? KAYAK users usually book their rooms here for 3 days.

FAQs when booking at Sea Containers London

  • Why is the hotel called – the Sea Containers London?

    The layout and design of the hotel are inspired by a historic luxury cruise liner. This includes design features like a few copper cladded walls (mimicking the hull of the ship), a Queen Mary ship model (in the lobby), submarine artwork, and wall to wall windows that provide unobstructed views of the River Thames.

  • Does Sea Containers London offer a romantic hotel package?

    Take advantage of a special hotel package for a honeymoon or anniversary getaway. Along with overnight lodging, you’ll get a bottle of champagne and breakfast for two the following morning.

  • What kind of entertainment or activities are provided for guests at Sea Containers London?

    There is a movie theater in the Sea Containers London called the Curzon Luxury Cinema. Here hotel guests can see recently released films as well as classics. The theater is open on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. A variety of food and drinks are also served during the movie. If you want to maintain your physical fitness, sign-up for the yoga class on the rooftop. The hotel also has a running club. Run with this group to see the sights of the city while getting in some exercise.

  • What is the Glamour Bar at Sea Containers London?

    Located in the Aqua Spa, the Glamour Bar provides an array of beauty treatments. Get facial services such as brow arches and facial waxing along with manicures and pedicures.

  • Do any of the restaurants at Sea Containers London have a children’s menu?

    Sea Containers Restaurant has a special menu for children. Kids’ favorites like macaroni and cheese as well as cheeseburgers and fries are served. Kids can also try smaller portions of their signature fish & chips platter. When dining with adults, the kids can eat free from 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm daily.

  • How close is Sea Containers London to public transportation?

    Catch the London Tube to get to the hotel from the London Airport. It will be about a 50m ride. From Heathrow Terminals, you’ll get off at the Waterloo Station. You’ll have a little over a 10m walk to the hotel. The Waterloo Station is really busy and provides access to many local attractions such as the Royal Observatory Greenwich, Marble Arch and the British Museum. You can also take the subway from here to nearby cities including Weymouth and Portsmouth. The subway runs 24h a day, 7 days a week.

  • Is there a penthouse or executive suite at Sea Containers London?

    Enhance your stay when you book one of the hotel’s superior rooms. From these rooms, you’ll get better views of London’s skyline. If traveling with a friend or kids, you can also book a double-double room which includes two full-size beds. Another upgrade includes a room with an outdoor patio and river views. Need a little extra space? Book one of the apartments with over 400 sq ft. You’ll also get a separate seating area, office space and soaking tub with this studio space.

  • Where is Sea Containers London located?

    Sea Containers London is located at 20 Upper Ground in Southwark, 1.6 km from the centre of London. Tate Modern is the closest landmark to Sea Containers London.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Sea Containers London?

    Check-in time is 3:00 PM and check-out time is 12:00 PM at Sea Containers London.

  • Does Sea Containers London offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Sea Containers London offers free Wi-Fi.

  • How far is Sea Containers London from the airport?

    Sea Containers London is 10.8 km from London City.

  • How does KAYAK find such great Sea Containers London hotel deals?

    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at Sea Containers London in London and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at Sea Containers London and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for Sea Containers London.

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