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With a 24-hour front desk and free Wi-Fi, the 4-star Marlin Empire Square offers stylish accommodation near London Bridge. Borough Market and The Shard are within a 10-minute walk, while The London Eye is just over a mile away. An on-site supermarket and secure on-site parking are also available.

The bright and spacious apartments have open-plan living areas with comfortable sofas and many feature floor-to-ceiling windows with views of London. All apartments have separate bedrooms and a work desk. A contemporary bathroom complete with luxury L’Occitane toiletries is also included.

Each apartment at Empire Square has a fully equipped kitchen with an oven, hob and cooking utensils. A flat-screen TV, sofa and table & chairs are also provided.

With some apartments featuring impressive views across central London, the apartments are a 15-minute walk from Tate Modern and Shakespeare’s Globe. Borough Underground Station is just a 3-minute walk away.

This is our guests' favourite part of London, according to independent reviews.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.0 for a two-person trip.

Marlin Apartments London Bridge - Empire Square has been welcoming Booking.com guests since 7 Dec 2009.

Property highlights

Situated in the real heart of London, this property has an excellent location score of 8.8

Private parking available on-site

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Company review score: 8.5Based on 14,650 reviews from 8 properties
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Company information

Our concierge is fully committed to making your stay in London the best it can be. In need of a restaurant recommendation? We can help. Need assistance with buying theatre tickets during your stay? Our team is on hand 24-hours a day!

Property information

Marlin Apartments Empire Square is Marlin's flagship property and its largest serviced apartment location in London. It's situated off the main road (Borough High Street) so there is little noise, and the apartments range from a spacious 400 square feet to our magnificent penthouse.

Neighbourhood information

The Borough/London Bridge area is vibrant and fast-paced, within walking distance to most of the famous tourist attractions including The Shard, London Eye and Tower Bridge.

Language spoken

English
Property surroundings *
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What's nearby
  • Guy's Hospital
    0.2 miles
  • Guy's and St Thomas'
    0.2 miles
  • Vinopolis
    0.3 miles
  • Menier Chocolate Factory
    0.3 miles
  • Borough Market
    0.3 miles
  • The Shard
    0.3 miles
  • Southwark Cathedral
    0.4 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant Joe’s Kitchen
    0.1 miles
  • Restaurant The Breakfast Club
    0.3 miles
  • Restaurant Hutong, The Shard
    0.3 miles
  • Cafe/bar Bermondsey Arts Club
    0.5 miles
Top attractions
  • Tower Bridge
    0.7 miles
  • Tower of London
    0.8 miles
  • London Eye
    1.2 miles
  • Big Ben
    1.5 miles
  • Houses of Parliament
    1.5 miles
  • Trafalgar Square
    1.7 miles
  • Piccadilly Circus
    2 miles
  • Buckingham Palace
    2.2 miles
  • O2 Arena
    4 miles
  • Wembley Stadium
    9 miles
Public transport
  • Metro Borough
    0.1 miles
  • Train London Bridge Train Station
    0.3 miles
  • Metro London Bridge Underground Station
    0.4 miles
Closest airports
  • London City Airport
    6 miles
  • London Heathrow Airport
    15.7 miles
  • London Gatwick Airport
    23.9 miles
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Facilities of Marlin Apartments London Bridge - Empire Square
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bath or shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
Bedroom
  • Linen
  • Wardrobe or closet
Kitchen
Freedom to eat when you want
  • Dining table
  • Toaster
  • Stovetop
  • Oven
  • Tumble dryer
  • Kitchenware
  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchen
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
Extra comfort
  • Socket near the bed
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Fan
  • Ironing facilities
  • Iron
Outdoor & View
Enjoy the view
  • Inner courtyard view
Living Area
Space for everyone to be together
  • Dining area
  • Sofa
  • Seating Area
Media & Technology
Fun for everyone under one roof
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Telephone
  • TV
  • Pay-per-view channels
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Private parking is possible on site (reservation is needed) and costs GBP 25 per day.
Reception services
  • 24-hour front desk
Safety & security
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
Accessibility
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
Building characteristics
  • Private apartment in building
Miscellaneous
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Lift
  • Family rooms
Languages spoken
  • English
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House rules Marlin Apartments London Bridge - Empire Square takes special requests - add in the next step!

Check-in

15:00 - 00:00

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in

You'll need to let the property know in advance what time you'll arrive.

Check-out

01:00 - 10:30

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to apartment type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Refundable damage deposit

A damage deposit of GBP 500 is required on arrival. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed within 14 days of check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full via credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

Children aged 3 years and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Cot upon request
£15 per child, per night

Supplements are not calculated automatically in the total costs and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

There is no capacity for extra beds at this property.

The maximum number of cots allowed depends on the room you choose. Please check the maximum capacity for the room you selected.

All cots and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Groups

When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Mastercard Visa American Express Marlin Apartments London Bridge - Empire Square accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking

Smoking is not allowed.

Parties

Parties/events are not allowed

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

On arrival, a pre-authorisation of up to GBP 500 will be required to guarantee against any damage or other incidental costs. The property can only accept chip-and-PIN cards for pre-authorisation. If you have booked a prepaid rate, the same card used for the payment must be presented for the pre-authorisation on arrival.

Please make sure that the name on the credit card used for the booking corresponds to the guest staying at the property. Otherwise, you may be re-charged on a card you have at check-in, and the original payment will be refunded.

Should the maximum number of people per apartment be exceeded without authorisation, guests will be charged a penalty.

Please be aware that Marlin operates a strict no-party, no gathering policy.

The lead guest must be at least 18 years old. All guests under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

For bookings of more than one night, failure to check-in by 09:00 on the day after your booked arrival date, without prior notification that you intend to arrive at a later date, may result in your reservation being cancelled.

Please note that images are for illustrative purposes; the actual apartment may differ.

In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to help protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

This property will not accommodate hen, stag or similar parties.

A damage deposit of GBP 500 is required on arrival. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed within 14 days of check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full via credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

FAQs about Marlin Apartments London Bridge - Empire Square

  • Check-in at Marlin Apartments London Bridge - Empire Square is from 15:00, and check-out is until 10:30.

  • Yes, Marlin Apartments London Bridge - Empire Square is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Marlin Apartments London Bridge - Empire Square by:

    • Car 28min

  • You can choose from a number of accommodation options at Marlin Apartments London Bridge - Empire Square (subject to availability). These can accommodate:

    • 2 guests
    • 4 guests

    For more detailed information, please check the accommodation option(s) breakdown on this page.

  • Marlin Apartments London Bridge - Empire Square is 1.7 miles from the centre of London.

  • Marlin Apartments London Bridge - Empire Square offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • The prices at Marlin Apartments London Bridge - Empire Square may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

    • You can choose from a number of accommodation options at Marlin Apartments London Bridge - Empire Square (subject to availability). These have:

      • 1 bedroom
      • 2 bedrooms

      For more detailed information, please check the accommodation option(s) breakdown on this page.