Rumour has it that you have to have a Macbook to gain entry. That’s not entirely true but given it’s proximity to Tech City, Shoreditch and Liverpool Street you will see a fair few. This is on the cool end of the hotel spectrum. You’ll want to spend most of your time in London sipping cocktails in front of one of their open fireplaces. The rooms have an industrial cool, full of clever touches but not to be described as big. Top tip: book well in advance.