Is the new Novotel the tallest hotel in London?
A new hotel in Canary Wharf is being touted as the tallest in London. The Novotel London Canary Wharf is 127 metres high and opened on April 19th. While the hotel might be the tallest building dedicated to a hotel, it's not the highest in London. That award goes to the Shangri-La, which occupies the 34th to 52nd floors of The Shard. Nevertheless, the Novotel London Canary Wharf offers excellent view of The Shard, in addition to Olympic Park, and Greenwich Park. Check rates at Novotel London Canary Wharf The hotel is also home to some of the city's highest beehives, which are on the 39th floor of the hotel. The bees will produce honey for the hotel, helping the hotel to be more eco-friendly with their food. The building also has a vegetable garden, and the hotel is aiming to use food from local suppliers and short supply chains. They will be recycling cooking oil and waste, soap, and bottled bathroom products. A combined heat power system contributes to a 30% [...]
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