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Sporting Stratford...a global sporting location with great links to all that London has to offer

And remember the spirit of the 2012 Olympic Legacy lives on...Stratford is one of the most exciting and dynamic parts of London as the phenomenal success of this country's sporting heroes in 2012 has created a passion and enthusiasm that is set to run and run. And with Stratford itself developing apace, the range of fully serviced accommodation for sportsmen and women; as well as sporting enthusiasts, has never been more varied and affordable. Contact Go London Apartments and we will be glad to offer accommodation to suit your budget what ever the size of your group.

Stratford is home to a number of high profile sporting events that deservedly bring it to the attention of an international and global audience. For those whose passion is for Rugby, the World Cup's (League and Union) are being hosted here as is the BT World Wheelchair Rugby Challenge. 

Looking further down the track, Stratford welcomes the UCI Track Cycling World Championships. Simply not to be missed, the world's most famous names compete to test their strength, speed and tactical strategy in what promise to be thrilling time trials and races. The venue is Lee Valley Velo park, famous in its own right for the 'Velodrome Roar...the ideal setting to showcase the prowess of some of the sports most renowned names. Witness Great Britain's stars pit themselves against the World's elite cyclists for the right wear the coveted rainbow jersey.

Plan your stay in Stratford and choose to watch from a range of events: Sprint, Keirin, Scratch Race, Points Race, Madison,Individula Pursuit, Team Sprint, Team pursuit, Omnium and Time trials.

And remember the sporting buzz continues well into the future...the year is certainly going to be memorable...the IPC Athletics World Championships are coming to Stratford attacting the world's best para-athletes a month before the IAAF World Athletics Championships. London will be the first capital to welcome the two championships together recreating that amazing, unforgettable summer of sporting success. We offer a wide range of accommodation so you can get behind your favourite athletes and perhaps witness new records being set in the prestigious olympic Stadium in the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Sports Park. This iconic building is scheduled to reopen to attract visitors from within the UK and around the world. Stratford is the ideal base to thrill to a plethora of sporting events scheduled to be put on. The stadium will feature the installation of innovative retractable seating and upon completion and the roof will be twice its original size to permit all weather protection for sports spectators. And promising that the incredible spirit which fired a nation during the London 2012 Olympic Games lives on, the Stadium is now the new national centre for athletics.

Shopping Stratford...a European shopping success courtesy of Westfield

After so many sporting thrills, Stratford has so much else to offer as, apart from being home to the olympic park, it boasts a fantastic array of arts venues and the largest urban shopping centre in Europe - Westfield Stratford City so big it boasts more than 300 shops and its very own postcode. It has around 4,500 parking spaces in three car parks over 15 levels - each of which has easy access to the shopping malls and the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. Westfield itself has a range of some of the biggest brands for the ultimate in shopping experiences from Adidas, Apple, Breitling, and Calvin Klein...extending right through to an A to Z of amazing retails outlets... and when you are done shopping, there's even a all digital Vue Cinema so you can catch up with the latest film releases with seventeen screens to choose from...And when you need sustenance, there are 70 food and drink outlets to relish catering for a truly international range of tastes. Westfield Stratford City even has the UK's biggest casino so you can bet there will be a memorable experience waiting for you.

Travel...couldn't be easier as Stratford is a transport hub with excellent rail, tube and bus links. The heart of London is at hand as Stratford Station has the Docklands Light Railway, Central Line, Jubilee Line and london Overground. Stratford International Station also has the high speed bullet train.

Stratford features the London Aquatics centre where you can swim and relax and don't miss out on the astonishing panoramic city skyline views from the renowned ArcelorMittal Orbit Tower, including a memorable vantage over the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. This distinctive and dynamic steel sculpture at 377 ft is Britains largest piece of public art.

The Stratford Smile - day and night, all year round, Stratford is the developing face of London and we can find the perfect accommodation for you.