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Thistle Express - Swindon

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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Family Rooms
Rooftop Bar
Meeting Rooms
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nothing spectacular either for or against here. The hotel seems to be aimed at the average traveller and they achieve exactly that... it’s just average. Parking is available nearby in Multi Storeys, the charge for which is partly met by the hotel so the cost...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank J9483SVdavide
Response from Thistle E, Manager at Thistle Express - SwindonResponded 5 days ago

Hello J9483SVdavide. Thank you for your review and feedback. Please be assured we take all comments on board in order to constantly improve our product.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In all fairness, for the price we paid I really wasn't expecting the standard that this hotel provided. Fabulous location, steps away from the town centre and the bus stops. The room was lovely, really comfy bed, spotlessly clean, great shower. The only reason I...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Pamela H
Response from Thistle E, Manager at Thistle Express - SwindonResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Pamela. Thank you very much for your wonderful review and feedback. We are really happy to read you thoroughly enjoyed your stay with us and we hope to see again soon.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stayed at the Thistle Express for one night in Swindon as my company had a Christmas Part in Swindon old Town. Room was clean but hotel had nothing else. No bar and the breakfast area is the 5 tables you see in reception. Bearable for...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Dave M
Response from Thistle E, Manager at Thistle Express - SwindonResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Dave. Thank you very much for your review and feedback. Please be assured we take all comments on board in order to constantly improve our product. Many thanks.

Reviewed 4 December 2018 via mobile

Stayed over night on coach trip. Good cheap hotel, room nice and quiet, bonus having a bath with plenty of hot water. We turned our radiator off and was still nice and warm in the morning. The only downside for me was that there are...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Anne6427
Response from Thistle E, Manager at Thistle Express - SwindonResponded 5 December 2018

Hello Anne. Thank you very much for your review and feedback.

Reviewed 28 November 2018 via mobile

Very plesant staff, though some seemed very young and unable to cope with certan things. Room was very clean and comfortable especially given I had requested a soft bed and all effort was made to do this for me. The poor bits are that breakfast...More

Date of stay: November 2018
1  Thank Philip W
Response from Thistle E, Manager at Thistle Express - SwindonResponded 30 November 2018

Hello Philip. Thank you very much for you review and helpful feedback. I apologise for the issue you encountered. Please note this is not the norm and it will be addressed to the relevant department and corrective actions will be taken. We just hope you...More

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Description
Welcome to the next generation of Thistle hotels, Thistle Express. Get amazing value. Think 40” flat screen TVs and super fast Wi-Fi. Think free breakfast and coffee and tea on tap. Think modern rooms and More clever design. And with no check out, simply drop your keys and get going! Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Style
Best Value
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Best Value
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
95
Price range
US$ 36 - US$ 109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > England > Wiltshire > Swindon
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Best Value
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
95
Price range
US$ 36 - US$ 109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > England > Wiltshire > Swindon
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Traveller (41)
Room & Suite (14)
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741bethh
24 October 2018|
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Response from Thistleexpress | Property representative |
Hi, We have hairdryer, however no Fridge.
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741bethh
24 October 2018|
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Response from Tedfeather | Reviewed this property |
Not a lot. It is just like any other budget chain. There was a hairdryer
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heathersun
26 August 2018|
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Response from Thistleexpress | Property representative |
Hi, You can park across the road in Whalebridge car park. Over night is parking is for £6, when you validate your ticket at hotel reception.
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Room Tips
"Use the car park opposite the front entrance to the hotel, next to the health centre."
phleby
3 weeks ago
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"Stayed on 6th floor perfect"
64sharond
29 Oct 2018
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"Quiet floor"
HarryDavies01
15 Sep 2018
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"We were on level two close to lift"
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20 Aug 2018
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