• An extraordinary urban oasis
  • An inspiring place to meet
  • A refreshing place to stay
  • East End Hospitality since 1147
  • Retreat

in the news //

  • New customers receive 15% discount

    "An oasis of peace and good value in the heart of the East End. A great alternative to soulless budget hotels."

    Observer Magazine Dec 2013

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latest guest reviews //

  • We had a wonderful, relaxing time here at your beautiful guest house.
    Wendy Hopkins
  • Thank you all at St.Katharine's for making us so welcome and for providing a calm and friendly atmosphere for our local groups retreat.
    Kate Metcalf
  • I have had, due to work pressures, a particularly stressful time. However the facilities at the Royal foundation allowed me to 'breathe' again, due to its calm assurance. <\blockquote>
    Mick Hanratty
  • The reception staff offer exemplary service and nothing was too much trouble. The food and the staff in the dining room likewise were exceptional- of the highest standard.
    Anonymous
  • A very pleasant stay with Excellent rooms.A little paradise in the East End of London.
    Hugh McManus
St. Katharine's

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