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About ExCeL

ExCeL London - A new home for The Furniture Show

ExCeL London is London's largest events venue, with 100,000 square metres of flexible event space. The modern, multi-purpose event halls will provide the prefect home for the Furniture Show at May Design Series.

ExCeL in numbers

  • London’s largest events venue, with 100,000 square metres of flexible event space
  • ExCeL London has played host to 3,700 events and welcomed over 11.5 million visitors from 200 countries, since opening in 2000
  • 600m Central Boulevard offering free Wi-Fi
  • 6 onsite hotels - offering 1,400 rooms
  • Over 40 onsite cafés, bars and restaurants
  • 7.2m drive in doorways with 3 way lorryway for build-up/break-down
  • Each Event Hall could fit 742 double-decker buses or 2047 Minis or two 747 Jumbo Jets
  • 3 onsite DLR stations – Royal Victoria, Custom House for ExCeL and Prince Regent
  • 3,700 parking spaces

May Design Series and Furniture Show Floorplan

Hotels and Accommodation nearby London ExCeL

ExCeL London has 6 onsite hotels, ranging from luxury to budget, all within just a few minutes walk from the main entrance. In addition, there are over 10,000 hotel rooms within 20 minutes of ExCeL London:

  • 6 onsite hotels – offering over
  • 1,400 rooms
  • Over 20 onsite apartments
  • 1,900 rooms within walking distance
  • 1,400 rooms and apartments in Canary Wharf
  • Including two 5-star properties offering 400 rooms
  • 10,000 rooms within 20 minutes
  • 104,000 hotel rooms across London
  • Prices range from £80 to £200 plus

By area:

Canary Wharf (within 10 minutes)
5 hotels; 1,400 rooms

Tower Gateway (within 20 minutes)
8 hotels; 2,970 rooms

Westminster (within 25 minutes)
21 hotels; 6600  rooms

Greenwich (within 30 minutes)
5 hotels; 665 rooms

We will be working with  our partner company EVENT EXPRESS to make sure we guarantee both you and the event visitors the best possible rate for accommodation.

Opening Times for 2015

Sun 17 May 09:00 - 18:00           
Mon 18 May 09:00 - 20:00
Tues 19 May 09:00 -17:00

May Design Series 2015
will take place at ExCeL,

Contact the team

For general enquiries, please email or to get in touch with a team member view our full contact list

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