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    Thistle Holborn, The Kingsley

    Bloomsbury Way, London WC1A 2SD, England
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    Reviewed 8 September 2015

    My husband and I stayed at the Thistle Holborn for 4 nights this month. Overall, we had a very nice stay. The room wall small but comfortable. The bathroom was large and had nice amenities such as a towel heater, etc. No complaints!More

    2  Thank Kailie Y
    Response from Vicky M, General Manager at Thistle Holborn, The KingsleyResponded 10 September 2015

    Dear Kailie Y, Greetings from London to California! Thank you for choosing our hotel on your recent trip, we really value your comments and are grateful for your 5 Star Review. We very much look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Warm...More

    Reviewed 8 September 2015

    We had a free upgrade, the room was lovely & bed very comfortable. Staff couldn't have been more helpful & the breakfast was very good. The hotel was nice & quiet and wasn't too busy. It was quite central to Covent Garden.More

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    Response from Vicky M, General Manager at Thistle Holborn, The KingsleyResponded 10 September 2015

    Dear CazRosser, Greetings from London! Thank you for sharing your kind review following your visit. It is lovely to know that you found the rooms very comfortable and that you enjoyed our breakfast. I am equally pleased that the staff were helpful, I will ensure...More

    Reviewed 8 September 2015

    We booked a hotel and theatre weekend for our 30th wedding ann. We booked parking near by at the Bloomsbury car park, which is only 5 mins walk away from the Hotel. It all worked very well, we parked at 11.00am and walked into London...More

    1  Thank andrew e
    Response from Vicky M, General Manager at Thistle Holborn, The KingsleyResponded 10 September 2015

    Dear andrew e, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent experience at the hotel. I am delighted you decided to spend your 30th wedding anniversary here at the Thistle Holborn, The Kingsley Hotel. Our location is absolutely great and convenient with great...More

    Reviewed 7 September 2015

    A very nice hotel, conveniently located in central London. Overall, the staff wee good, the room comfortable. Property is well kept, and staff were pleasant. I can't really say anything bad about the place, but the "wow" factor was not there. Nice, good, family or...More

    1  Thank Oliver B
    Response from Vicky M, General Manager at Thistle Holborn, The KingsleyResponded 8 September 2015

    Dear Oliver B, Thank you for your recent review of your experience here at The Thistle Holborn, The Kingsley Hotel. I was happy to hear that you found our bedrooms to be comfortable, and appreciate your mention regarding the staff please be assured I will...More

    Reviewed 6 September 2015

    Stayed here for a long weekend amazing place bed wonderful lovely and clean food very good couldn't fault this place will be comeing back well done to all the staff as well here they work very hard and are a very happy bunch ..More

    2  Thank Linda A
    Response from Vicky M, General Manager at Thistle Holborn, The KingsleyResponded 7 September 2015

    Dear Linda A, I was delighted to hear that you found our bedrooms to be comfortable for a great nights sleep, and appreciate your wonderful compliments with regards to our food. I am delighted to read your positive comments about the team as we do...More

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    • US$ 137 - US$ 306 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #79 Romantic Hotel in London
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    9 January 2018|
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    Dear hzayran29, Thank you for question. We are delighted that you have chosen to stay with us. There is no better way to start the day than with the big buffet breakfast in our Kingsley Two Restaurant. Our buffet breakfast... More
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