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    Thistle Holborn, The Kingsley

    Bloomsbury Way, London WC1A 2SD, England
    011 44 871 376 9006
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    Reviewed 1 August 2015

    Hotel was immaculately kept; All staff were very pleasant and helpful; Room 410 was beautiful and clean; In walking distance from Holborn Underground; Lounge & Restaurant were great. Very nice visit overall! Would stay at Thistle again and recommend to others.More

    2  Thank Rachel J
    Response from Vicky M, General Manager at Thistle Holborn, The KingsleyResponded 3 August 2015

    Dear Rachel J, Greetings from London! Thank you for taking the time to review your recent experience at the hotel. Your kind words are truly valuable to the team, please be assured I have shared your feedback with them. We look forward to welcoming you...More

    Reviewed 1 August 2015

    The hotel is situated perfectly for theatre land and all other attractions. The beds were super comfortable and the breakfast was excellent. The staff really make this hotel, they are very attentive and friendly. The only disappointment for us was an evening meal in the...More

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    Response from Vicky M, General Manager at Thistle Holborn, The KingsleyResponded 3 August 2015

    Dear Ve P, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent experience at the hotel. We are in a very desirable part of London, within walking distance of some London’s top attractions. I have shared your comments regarding the service you experienced in...More

    Reviewed 1 August 2015

    I loved staying here, from the understated elegance of the place to the brilliant location within walking distance of almost everything I wanted to see, it was the perfect choice for my week in London. I was thrilled to think that E.M Forster had once...More

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    Response from Vicky M, General Manager at Thistle Holborn, The KingsleyResponded 3 August 2015

    Dear rachelE9763WT, Greetings from London! Thank you for choosing to spend your time in London with us, what an honour! Please be assured your kind praise has been shared with the team, all guest feedback is truly valuable to us. We hope we will have...More

    Reviewed 31 July 2015 via mobile

    The Kindley is a friendly and quiet hotel. Location is perfect; breakfast is good. Rooms on the 6th are small but tidy. Staff is very friendly. Sonia was the highlight of our six days in the Kingsley. Will certainly visit againMore

    1  Thank marcelX7607NX
    Response from Vicky M, General Manager at Thistle Holborn, The KingsleyResponded 3 August 2015

    Dear marcelX7607NX, Greetings from London! Thank you for taking the time to review your recent experience at the hotel. The location of the hotel is rather desirable, being so close to some of London’s top attractions. Please be assured I have shared your comments with...More

    Reviewed 31 July 2015

    I booked for 7 nights and this hotel was fantastic. The staff were incredibly nice and helpful and the rooms were absolutely spotless upon arrival. I was placed on the 6th floor and had no real complaints other than my room having no fridge (not...More

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    Response from Vicky M, General Manager at Thistle Holborn, The KingsleyResponded 31 July 2015

    Dear mnguyen0325, Greetings from London! Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit to the hotel. We are in a very desirable part of London, great for exploring this fantastic city. Your feedback is truly appreciated, please be assured I have shared...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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    Response from diner57_10 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes it did. I think I requested it. Booked it on Agoda and then contacted the hotel directly to double make sure. That was a couple years ago though for one and the one in London I was just there last fall. Definitely 2... More
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