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4.5 out of 5

"Very helpful staff on the front desk. They helped with booking shows and finding locations, etc " More

By a verified traveller on Tue 11 Jun 2019

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Hotel Description

Thistle Holborn places you in the center of London, steps from The British Museum and within a short 5-minute stroll of Oxford Street. Highlights at this Edwardian hotel include a restaurant and in-room free WiFi.

You can enjoy LED TVs with digital channels, and all 129 rooms feature safes, hair dryers, and phones. You'll find nice touches like rainfall showerheads and free toiletries to enhance your stay. Additionally, 24-hour room service, irons/ironing boards, and desks are available.

The brasserie, Kingsley Two, serves British cuisine. At the hotel's own bar/lounge, you can stop for a drink. Conference space and a business center are among the business amenities offered. Other amenities include free WiFi in public areas and laundry facilities. Each morning buffet breakfast is served between 7:00 AM and 10:00 AM.

Attractions within a 10-minute walk of this 4-star London City Centre hotel include Russell Square and Royal Opera House.

Standard Double Room, 1 Double Bed

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Single Room, 1 Single Bed

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Twin Room, 2 Single Beds

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Executive Room, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Junior Suite

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Thistle Holborn ratings based on 2 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.5 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Thistle Holborn

Everyone (1)
4 out of 5
Very helpful staff on the front desk. They helped with booking shows and finding locations, etc

Posted by on 11 Jun. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

11 Jun. 2019 by Tolga

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for posting this very nice review of your stay and experience here at the Thistle Holborn Hotel. I am also thrilled to read that the team succeeded in creating memorable experiences of your stay with us. We look forward to welcoming you back as a returning guest on your next visit to London. With kind regards, Tolga Ersen Operations Manager

5 out of 5
Very close to westend theatre area with good transport options

Posted by on 20 Aug. 2018

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Comment from Hotel Management

21 Aug. 2018 by Tolga

Dear Valued Guest, It is a pleasure to read about your stay with us at Thistle Holborn-The Kingsley. We are really appreciative that you have highlighted all the aspects of the hotel that make it so special. We do indeed have a good location; perfectly positioned in the heart of the London, it is ideal for both the business and leisure traveller, a short walk to two underground stations for quick and easy access around the city, many of London’s must-see theater shows / musicals within walking distance, and some of the world’s best shopping, and cultural activities within a mile radius. We very much appreciate your kind comments and compliments, especially about our amazing team, who strive to go the extra mile to exceed all of our guest's expectations. We look forward to welcoming you back for another memorable stay next time you are visiting London. Best regards, Tolga Ersen Operations Manager

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. There's an onsite business center. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. The business-friendly Thistle Holborn also features multilingual staff, concierge services, and laundry facilities. This Edwardian London hotel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 129 guestrooms or units
  • 6 levels
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Business facilities
  • Conference space
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Concierge
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Offsite parking discounted rates available

Transport

  • Airport: Heathrow Airport (LHR) (28.5 km / 17.7 mi)
  • Train station: London Charing Cross Station (1.5 km / 0.9 mi)
  • Metro station: Holborn Underground Station (0.3 km / 0.2 mi)

Room Amenities

Thistle Holborn offers 129 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and hair dryers. LED televisions come with digital channels. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations with rainfall showerheads, and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • LED television
  • Digital channels
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy buffet breakfast daily from 7:00 AM to 10:00 AM.

Kingsley Two - This brasserie specializes in British cuisine.

24-hour room service is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at midnight

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11:00 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts credit cards and debit cards. Cash is not accepted. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Debit cards
  • Staffed front desk
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is not available for guests
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are available
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast
  • No gap period between guests' stays
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: GBP 15 per person (approximately)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Kingsley Hotel
  • Kingsley Hotel London
  • Kingsley London
  • Thistle Holborn Kingsley Hotel
  • Thistle Holborn Kingsley
  • The Kingsley By Thistle Hotel London
  • Kingsley By Thistle London
  • Kingsley By Thistle Hotel London
  • Thistle Holborn Kingsley Hotel London
  • Thistle Holborn Kingsley London
  • Thistle Holborn Hotel
  • Thistle Holborn London
  • Thistle Holborn Hotel London
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