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Thistle Bloomsbury Park

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Location and condition of the hotel, the room equipment and the quality of the breakfast are not perfect, but fine. The staff are friendly. But the room rates could be more favorable for the offered performance.

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Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Small double room on ground floor, ideal for my disabled husband. Had bar outside window, which worried us as there was ear plugs on side table, not to worry no noise heard until morning when skate boarders out but already up & moving. Lovely breakfast & staff excellent. Would recommend & stay here again as in the heart of London

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I booked for my son's 18th birthday surprise. The hotel went all out with surprises for him. We were treated spectacularly by all the staff. The rooms were clean and comfortable as was the whole hotel. Great service and will return on my next visit to london

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Emma R, Manager at Thistle Bloomsbury Park, responded to this review

Dear pilgrumfamilyuk Many Thanks for your review I am glad that your son enjoyed the birthday and it made the stay more enjoyable. I do hope we can welcome you back again in the near future. With Thanks Emma

Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The staff were very courteous & we had a warm welcome. It doesn't appear to be a large hotel despite the brand (Thistle) so it's not a bustling place cluttered with lots of people. We had a large room (Room 101!) & it was clean & tidy. Very comfortable & large bed ... super. Wifi was free & pretty quick....

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Emma R, Manager at Thistle Bloomsbury Park, responded to this review

Dear Warwick A Many Thanks for your feedback on your recent stay with us I am glad that you enjoyed your visit and I do hope we can welcome you back in the near future. Many Thanks Emma

Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I had a single room which was on the third floor with no lift - so be prepared for that when booking. The room was very hot - a fan was provided which helped. The breakfast was buffet style and had run out of everything. The location is good but the facilities let it down.

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Emma R, Manager at Thistle Bloomsbury Park, responded to this review

Dear Livinglifetothefull1 Many Thanks for your feedback on your recent stay with us, I am sorry that you did not enjoy the facilities at the hotel we strive to ensure we meet our guest expectations and I am sorry if we did not deliver on this occasion. Many Thanks Emma

Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Perfect location for travelling out to see the sights. Room v adequate, breakfast options good and staff v friendly. Nice touch of providing earplugs in the room as the road and city noises could be intrusive.

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Emma R, Manager at Thistle Bloomsbury Park, responded to this review

Dear ALP1962 Many Thanks for your feedback on your recent stay with us, I am glad that overall you enjoyed your visit and I do hope we can welcome you back again in the near future. With Thanks Emma

Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

The room is quiet small n noisy at night with nearby pub until 2pm. To me it wasn't matter that much.. The room with no bathtub just only shower and toilet. The breakfast was very lovely and full range. The staffs were really care and friendly. Hotel is in good location if you travel around in London. I am recommended.

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Emma R, Manager at Thistle Bloomsbury Park, responded to this review

Dear Yingtompson Many Thanks for your feedback on your recent stay, I do hope we will have the opportunity to welcome you back again in the near future. Many Thanks Emma

Denmark
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location. About 10 min walk to New Oxford St/Oxford st and 20 min walk to Leicester Square and most theaters. Bus lines just outside the hotel to Trafalgar Sq and Waterloo. Other side of the street, bus lines to Camden etc. Very friendly, smiling and helpful staff. The room was nice and clean, but could benefit with an update...

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Emma R, Manager at Thistle Bloomsbury Park, responded to this review

Dear Krog1 Many Thanks for your feedback on your recent stay with us, I am glad that overall you enjoyed your visit and I do hope we can welcome you back again in the near future. With Thanks Emma

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sadly this hotel had been booked on my behalf for a work trip. I will never go there again. Probably the worst place I've stayed over the last 15yrs of travelling. Grubby, badly outdated, tiny room, 2 plug sockets in the entire room, shower and tv from many moons ago, room stunk of smoke etc etc. On arrival my booking...

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Emma R, Manager at Thistle Bloomsbury Park, responded to this review

Dear Business T Many Thanks for your feedback on your recent stay with us, I am sorry that you did not enjoy your visit to the hotel. I am sorry that you felt the hotel was outdated, we do strive to ensure we keep the hotel as clean as possible at all times and we do hope to be upgrading...

Callander, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Tired and uninspiring hotel, will not be rushing back. Back stairs are threadbare, the lift wasn't working and breakfast was like some thing from 30 years ago with tinned fruit etc. Great location, terrible execution.

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Emma R, Manager at Thistle Bloomsbury Park, responded to this review

Dear Garry F Many Thanks for providing feedback on your recent stay with us, I am sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your visit and that you will not be returning to the hotel. I am sure you will be pleased to hear the hotel will be upgrading in the near future. Many Thanks Emma

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Snuggly nestled within Central London is academic and leafy Bloomsbury, an area that boasts walking distance access to many of London's most popular attractions. It is also home to some of Britain's most celebrated museums, including the must-see British Museum. Despite an understandable popularity with students, tourists and day trippers, vast sections of Bloomsbury retain a quiet, residential feel year round and throughout the week.
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Thistle Bloomsbury Park is the perfect base from which to explore this vibrant area of Central London, Within walking distance of The British Museum, Covent Garden and West End Theatres. Several famous formal squares and gardens are on our doorstep, with great transport links provided by Russell Square or Holborn Tube stations. Bloomsbury Park makes it home in a beautiful Edwardian building, and our comfortable rooms and friendly service will ensure a great stay in London. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Thistle Bloomsbury Park

Address: 126 Southampton Row, London WC1B 5AD, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London > Bloomsbury
Price Range: ₹ 10,341 - ₹ 21,096 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Thistle Bloomsbury Park 3*
Number of rooms: 95
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Thistle Bloomsbury Park London
Hotel Style:
#326 Romantic Hotel in London
#328 Family Hotel in London
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