The Royal Foundation Of St Katharine, London, Greater London, E14 8DS
Set around a beautiful garden St. Katharine s is a hidden gem where our guests enjoy simple and comfortable accommodation in peaceful surroundings. Recently refurbished we have single double twin and ...more
Set around a beautiful garden St. Katharine s is a hidden gem where our guests enjoy simple and comfortable accommodation in peaceful surroundings. Recently refurbished we have single double twin and family rooms available all of which have en-suite facilities. We have recently opened a Yurt Cafe as part of our new meanwhile project. Our Yurt Caf? serves craft coffee healthy and homemade food. Our tea comes as you like it and our coffee is roasted to perfection in Peckham coming to us direct from Old Spike Roastery. The yurt cafe is part of St Katharine s Precinct. This project is the first step in the next phase of The Foundation s mission of worship hospitality and service in the East End building connections with and between communities through reflection conversation art community projects and food. Getting here is easy - it s just a 2 minute walk to Limehouse DLR station with Bank and Canary Wharf just 5 minutes away. In keeping with the serene environment there are no TV s in the bedrooms however high speed WiFi is available free of charge throughout the foundation. While here you may wish to visit our newly reordered chapel in which services take place daily. St. Katharine s has a long and rich history being one of the oldest religious foundations in Great Britain was founded in 1147 by Queen Matilda the wife of King Stephen as a hospital for the poor outside the walls of the Tower of London. Today the Queen of England remains our patron. Come and see for yourself by staying at this unique and historic venue.