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Thistle Holborn The Kingsley - London

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Bloomsbury Way, London, United Kingdom, WC1A 2SD  show map
 4 stars
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Thistle Holborn The Kingsley - London

Wi-Fi
Parking

Paid parking

Luggage storage
24-hour services

Late check-in/ -out

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Restaurant buffet

Coffee shop

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Spa and relaxation

Sauna

Laundry

Verified Reviews:

  • Bed lineen seemed new and very clean - Breakfast room was cool and airy
  • Free newspapers - Bed was hard - Within walking distance of covent garden
  • Breakfast buffet was very complete - Would definately stay in this hotel again - No free internet
  • Beds were comfortable - Linen changed daily - Staff were curtious and effiecient
  • Room was very well presented - Nice bathroom with power shower - Very close to the british museum

Overview

Thistle Holborn The Kingsley Hotel is rated 4 stars and provides visitors with currency exchange, an elevator and a luggage storage. Offering accommodation in the 6-story building, the hotel combines classic architecture and modern facilities.

The property boasts an enviable setting in a business area near a metro station offering easy access to St. Mary-le within a 25-minute walk. 20 minutes' walk from London city center.

This hotel is placed in Westminster district, known for a palace, a theater and a college.

The hotel stands within 5 minutes of walking to Holborn, Procter Street (N-bound) bus stop and 500 meters from Russell Square subway station. London City airport can be reached within 20 minutes' drive.

Rooms

Guests are offered 138 en-suite rooms featuring flat-screen television, a safe, a balcony, a dining area and a writing table. Offering an elegant interior, the rooms are fitted with comfortable furnishings and a dishwasher, coffee/tea makers and a fridge for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

A fine selection of European dishes is served at the 24-hour restaurant. The informal bar serves coffee and tea. Serving a wide range of dishes, Kingsley Two Brasserie & Bar and Truckles of Pied Bull Yard can be reached within 5 minutes’ walk.

A full breakfast is served and charges are applicable. 

Services

Residents will benefit from turndown service, housekeeping and room service.

Relax

The youngest guests are offered high chairs, cots and a special menu.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Paid Public parking is possible at a location nearby.

Year renovated:   2009.  Number of floors:   6.  Number of rooms:   138.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in/ -out
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Children are welcome
  • Luggage storage
  • Lift
  • Currency exchange
  • Beauty salon
  • Coffee shop
  • Lobby
  • Smoke detectors

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Medical facilities service
  • Wake up service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining

  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby
  • Catering service
  • Buffet breakfast

Business

  • Business centre
  • Exhibition space
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children

  • Cots
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • Children's menu

Spa & Leisure

  • Sauna

Room features

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Free in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Turndown service
  • Dining table
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Paid films
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

One child
0 - 2 years
Cot FREE
There are no cots provided in a room. 
Maximum capacity of cots and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

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Hotel Address:

Bloomsbury Way, London, United Kingdom, WC1A 2SD

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Airports
Train
  • Charing Cross Station
    4000 ft
  • Euston Station
    4000 ft
Underground
  • Tottenham Court Road
    1700 ft
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Kingsley Two Brasserie & Bar (cuisine: European)
    0 ft
  • Abeno (cuisine: Japanese)
    200 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    138

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Rooms and availability

Thistle Holborn The Kingsley photos Room
Standard Twin Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Double bed, 1 Double bed and 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Facilities for disabled
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Living room
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Laptop safe box
  • Dustbin
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Down/feather pillows
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Socket near the bed
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
  • Computer hookup
  • Radio
Thistle Holborn The Kingsley photos Room
Standard Single Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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Thistle Holborn The Kingsley photos Room
Junior Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Double bed and 1 Single bed, 1 Double bed and 1 Sofa bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
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  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Facilities for disabled
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Living room
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Laptop safe box
  • Dustbin
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa bed
  • Down/feather pillows
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Dining table
  • Refrigerator
  • Bottled water
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Socket near the bed
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
  • Computer hookup
  • Radio
Thistle Holborn The Kingsley photos Room
Deluxe King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed, 1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Coffee machine
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Facilities for disabled
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Living room
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Laptop safe box
  • Dustbin
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Down/feather pillows
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Socket near the bed
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
  • Computer hookup
  • Radio
Thistle Holborn The Kingsley photos Room
Executive Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 King-size bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Internet access
  • Safe
  • Direct dial phone number
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:LCD TV
  • Radio
Room Description:

Deluxe|Double Room - With Breakfast. Executive-Bed & Breakfast-Standard

Thistle Holborn The Kingsley photos Exterior Hotel information
Executive King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed, 1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Facilities for disabled
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Living room
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Laptop safe box
  • Dustbin
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Down/feather pillows
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Refrigerator
  • Bottled water
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Socket near the bed
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
  • Computer hookup
  • Radio
Standard Twin Room for Single Use
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds

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Room Description:

Twin room sole use

Standard Dormitory Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed

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Room Description:

Single room

Executive Deluxe Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
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Room Description:

Deluxe|Twin/Double room - Executive

Executive Deluxe King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
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Room Description:

Deluxe|DOUBLE EXECUTIVE KING BED - ENGLISH BREAKFAST

Deluxe Twin Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Internet access
  • Safe deposit box
  • Facilities for disabled
  • Work desk
  • Iron
  • Ironing board
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:LCD TV
  • Radio
Room Description:

This more spacious room has a 46-inch Smart TV, power shower and free toiletries. This room cannot accommodate an extra bed or baby cot.

Deluxe Single Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 King-size bed

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Room Description:

Deluxe|Single Room - With Breakfast. Deluxe-Bed & Breakfast-Standard

Executive Single Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed, 1 Single bed

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Room Description:

Single room

Thistle Holborn The Kingsley Location

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Local attractions

  • Carnaby Street 3800 ft
    Soho
  • Earl\'s Court4300 ft
    Exhibition Centre Warwick Road
  • King's Cross Station4700 ft
    LondonEngland
  • Hatton Garden 4000 ft
    Studio 209, 24-28 Hatton Wall, Hatton Garden, London
  • London Eye1.0 mi
    Queen's Walk South Bank

Near the hotel

  • Old Compton Street2300 ft
    LondonEngland
  • Shaftesbury Avenue2500 ft
    LondonEngland
  • Tavistock Square3000 ft
    LondonEngland
  • Charing Cross Road2500 ft
    Charing Cross Road, London W1
  • Somerset House3000 ft
    The Strand
  • Trafalgar Square 3700 ft
    Centre of the City

Restaurants nearby

  • Kingsley Two Brasserie & Bar0 ft

    Address: 37 Bloomsbury Way
    Phone: 0871 376 9006

    75% likes this, based on 38 reviews
    Cuisine: European
    Price Range: USD 33 - USD 117

  • Truckles of Pied Bull Yard200 ft

    Address: Bury Place
    Phone: +44 2074045338

    53% likes this, based on 47 reviews

  • Bush and Fields Cafe300 ft

    Address: 49 Museum Street
    Phone: 020 7405 3182

    86% likes this, based on 52 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian

  • Abeno200 ft

    Address: 47 Museum Street
    Phone: (020)-7405-3211

    86% likes this, based on 143 reviews
    Cuisine: Japanese
    Price Range: USD 0 - USD 71

  • Il Castelletto300 ft

    Address: 17 Bury Pl
    Phone: (020)-7405-2232

    60% likes this, based on 73 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    138

Hotel Awards

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Thistle Holborn The Kingsley Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Thistle Holborn The Kingsley

8.0
FabulousBased on430 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Single
    8.2

    All staff were very friendly and courteous.

    Just one small comment - on arrival and going to our room, there were a couple of trays in the corridor waiting for collection. (uneaten food etc). They stayed there a couple of hours. We thought it looked a little unsightly and, perhaps, should have been taken away with a little more haste.

  • Single
    7.0

    extra charge for espresso at breakfast??? not good! at least for italian customers

  • Older travelers
    8.8

    Very comfortable and well appointed. Superb location on the edge of theatreland

    It may be personal tastes, but the room was a bit characterless and "travelodge" style.

  • Couple
    3.8

    Location to attractions

    Our room was dirty it had chocolate stained sheets under the pillows and scum all over the sink when we arrived. We found empty crisp packets under the chairs in the louge area and empty chocolate packets under the pillows on the bed which had stained the bedding where it had obviously not been changed properly. If it were not for the fact we didnt check in until late we would have complained about it but it was late and we were tired so we just tidyed up ourselves and made the most of it.

  • Single
    7.8

    location very good,city centre and close to underground station,clean, quiet and comfortable rooms.

  • Couple
    9.6

    Liked the style of the hotel and liked the comfort of the rooms

    Cold bathroom

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    Staff very helpful, room was a good size and clean, having room service and a great resturant and bar area, and location for what we wanted. Food was exceptional

    Time it took to remove an incorrect internet charge from the account was unacceptable when in a hurry checking out. Would be great if they provided free internet

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    Comfortable. Lovely breakfast. Quiet compared to previous hotels in London

    VAT was not shown on my original booking. This is misleading. When I went to check out it was added. Not very happy. I feel this is misleading.Plasma TV a bit temperemental.

  • Older travelers
    6.6

    The location is good for sightseeing, bus stop right outside the hotel. Very good breakfast

    We were at the front of the hotel--there are building works being carried out which start early in the morning. There was constant noise in the bedroom all night from the air-conditioning system and the vent in the bathroom. We ate in the hotel on our first evening and thought the food was not of a very good standard, very expensive drinks.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Lovely welcoming staff, got a lovely reasonably priced upgrade to include breakfast. Held our bags on day of departure after checkout so we could enjoy the last day. Lovely room, big comfy bed with plenty of pillows. Bathroom with large shower and separate bath with shower over both showers rainfall style very powerful. Breakfast with wide selection beverages and toast served to your table, buffet food. All staff friendly and helpfully.

    Enjoyed the whole stay from check in to check out.

  • Couple
    8.2

    centrel location, clean rooms, very comfortable

    bar service, waited 20 mins for a drink not to turn up

  • Family with children
    6.0

    staff very polite and helpful. food (breakfast) high quality good quality shower..

    air conditioning in room was too noisy to allow sleep at night and room very hot without i. room location meant late light noise from lift shaft.

  • Couple
    10.0

    It was a clean hotel with very polite and helpful staff. The location is very central and close to everything, shops,restaurants,cafes,museums.i would recomend it for sure!

  • Older travelers
    8.8

    Excellent location

    A bit on the pricy side - particularly when breakfast is extra.

  • Older travelers
    7.8

    location

    noise outside room (like a motor running) bathroom extractor not working,reported these, no toilet brush

How to reach hotel

hotel Thistle Holborn The Kingsley - London London location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

Bloomsbury Way, London, United Kingdom, WC1A 2SD

Get directions
Airports
Train
  • Charing Cross Station
    4000 ft
  • Euston Station
    4000 ft
Underground
  • Tottenham Court Road
    1700 ft
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Kingsley Two Brasserie & Bar (cuisine: European)
    0 ft
  • Abeno (cuisine: Japanese)
    200 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    138

Hotel Awards

UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedLondonThistle Holborn The Kingsley

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Luxury Hotels in United Kingdom

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