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    Thistle Holborn, The Kingsley

    Bloomsbury Way, London WC1A 2SD, England
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    Reviewed 19 January 2016

    Went to a show in Shaftsbury Avenue, the hotel is ideally located for shows and sight seeing in central London. The hotel staff were excellent could not do enough. Will stay there again on our next visit to LondonMore

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    1  Thank mickeyt29
    Response from Vicky M, General Manager at Thistle Holborn, The KingsleyResponded 25 January 2016

    Dear mickeyt29, Thank you for your recent review of your experience here at Thistle Holborn, the Kingsley Hotel; your 5 star review is very much appreciated. The hotel is in a great location to theatre land, all within walking distance. We are very proud of...More

    Reviewed 19 January 2016

    On arrival reception staff were extremely helpful, we stayed in a junior suite this was a surprice for me from my partner,the room was lovely room 506 it was such shame that the noice from the traffic outside meant that we had no sleep all...More

    3  Thank sarahlou36
    Reviewed 18 January 2016

    A delightful haven in the heart of London. Close to major tube lines and easy to get to and from all attractions. Food and drink reasonable and good value. We were upgraded on arrival and Julia (trainee) is a breath of fresh air so delightful...More

    2  Thank 4jano
    Response from Vicky M, General Manager at Thistle Holborn, The KingsleyResponded 19 January 2016

    Dear 4jano, The location of the hotel is rather desirable being in the heart of the capital. Knowing the staff were pleasant and friendly is a delight, our staff take pride in all they do to ensure that our guests have a comfortable and memorable...More

    Reviewed 17 January 2016 via mobile

    Great hotel, stay here every time we visit London and never fails to disappoint. Have stayed in many types or rooms, all a good size with comfortable beds. Service is brilliant and every one is friendly and polite. Last time we stayed the hairdryer broke...More

    2  Thank APBristol1
    Response from Vicky M, General Manager at Thistle Holborn, The KingsleyResponded 19 January 2016

    Dear APBristol1, Thank you for highlighting all the aspects which made your stay here at Thistle Holborn, the Kingsley enjoyable, your kind feedback is very much appreciated. It delights me to know you are a regular guest and stay with us every time you visit...More

    Reviewed 16 January 2016

    This was booked as a surprise for me by my partner. The hotel is in an ideal location where you can walk to Oxford Street, Regent Street, Soho, etc. and ideally placed for theatre land. The staff are tremendous and so thoughtful they really made...More

    Thank Dromartin
    Response from Vicky M, General Manager at Thistle Holborn, The KingsleyResponded 19 January 2016

    Dear Dromartin, It gives me great pleasure reading such a lovely review, your 5 star review is very much appreciated. The location of the hotel is ideal for sightseeing in the city being so close to Oxford Street, Trafalgar Square and theatre land. I am...More

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    • US$154 - US$352 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #79 Romantic Hotel in London
    • #101 Business Hotel in London
    • #152 Luxury Hotel in London
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    BryanP
    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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    Response from Nameet_Asher | Property representative |
    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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