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    Thistle Holborn, The Kingsley

    Bloomsbury Way, London WC1A 2SD, England
    011 44 871 376 9006
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    Reviewed 23 December 2015

    We stayed at the Thistle Holborn for 1 night in December. The reason for our visit was to watch Elf The Musical at the nearby Dominion Theatre. The hotel is an a wonderful location near Tottenham Court Road. Its a 5 minutes walk from the...More

    Thank Adam M
    Response from Vicky M, General Manager at Thistle Holborn, The KingsleyResponded 24 December 2015

    Dear Adam M, Thank you for your fantastic review of your recent stay here at Thistle Holborn, the Kingsley Hotel. The hotel is in a wonderful location being so close to London’s top theatres, landmarks and transport links. We are very proud of our staff...More

    Reviewed 22 December 2015

    This was my second visit to the The Kingsley and I was not disappointed in any way. The location of this hotel can't be beat, it's so central, and the staff are so friendly/helpful. The rooms are tastefully decorated, very clean, and of a reasonable...More

    Thank Mike M
    Response from Vicky M, General Manager at Thistle Holborn, The KingsleyResponded 22 December 2015

    Dear Mike M, Greetings from London to Toronto! Thank you for your recent review of your experience here at Thistle Holborn, the Kingsley Hotel. It gives me great pleasure knowing your enjoyed your stay for a second time round, it is always great to welcome...More

    Reviewed 21 December 2015

    Stayed here for 1 night in December with my family, 2 adults and 2 children. We stayed in a junior suite which was lovely. We arrived early but was able to put our cases in and off we went to visit the capital. The station...More

    Thank fuller37
    Response from Vicky M, General Manager at Thistle Holborn, The KingsleyResponded 22 December 2015

    Dear fuller37, Thank you for highlighting all the aspects which made your stay enjoyable with us here at Thistle Holborn, the Kingsley Hotel. Our staff take pride in all they do to ensure that our guests have a comfortable and memorable time whilst with us....More

    Reviewed 20 December 2015

    Really great location,all the staff we met were great helpful and friendly,the room was well equipped with tea and coffee and comfy bed also nice late check out 12 o'clock which is handy,did not eat at hotel so can't rate, nice bar area cheers.More

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    Response from Vicky M, General Manager at Thistle Holborn, The KingsleyResponded 21 December 2015

    Dear chas5058, Thank you for your recent review of your experience here at Thistle Holborn, The Kingsley Hotel. Thank you for highlight all the aspects which made your stay enjoyable, I am thrilled you had a great stay with us. We hope to have the...More

    Reviewed 19 December 2015 via mobile

    I arrived very early the day of my reservation. My single room was not ready so they put me in a double right away. The Kingsley is convenient to shopping, theatres, museums, restaurants and transportation. My room was well-appointed and clean. They have a great...More

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    Response from Vicky M, General Manager at Thistle Holborn, The KingsleyResponded 21 December 2015

    Dear Donna L, It gives me great pleasure that our staff accommodated you in another room as your single room was not available upon arrival and I am pleased you got to experience our buffet breakfast. The location of the hotel is truly desirable being...More

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    12 November 2017|
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    Response from lynne19532016 | Reviewed this property |
    We arrived at the hotel about 11/12 o'clock, checked in and our bags were put in a room behind reception. we returned about 9pm retrieved our bags and went to our room. Same with checkout, checked out and our bags were put... More
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    Response from luvroma2 | Reviewed this property |
    There is no car park but if you contact the hotel directly I am sure they can help you find parking.
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    27 April 2017|
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    Dear lisakQ3993JE, Unfortunately, we do not have an airport shuttle service, however, we can organise a taxi pick-up for you from the airport to the hotel through the company that we work with. In order to do this, I will... More
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