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    Thistle City Barbican

    120 Central Street | Clerkenwell, London EC1V 8DS, England
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    03/09/2017 04/09/2017
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    Overview
    • Excellent13%
    • Very good32%
    • Average27%
    • Poor15%
    • Terrible13%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast Buffet
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Wheelchair Access
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 2,650 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    Having stayed here for one night last October we chose to stay here for our 3 night summer break. Service much improved, and breakfast now well tended, fresh, and very tasty. Just avoid arriving late as the queue looked long as we came out at...More

    Thank Amanda T
    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    The rooms are old and small. The cupboard is not sufficient to hold one weeks clothes for one person. The service is good. For breakfast, very limited options for vegetarians. The main disadvantage is the hotel is not close to the tube station.

    Thank Sachin B
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Stayed for 2 nights for work. Staff were friendly and efficient on check in and also at breakfast. Room was quiet and clean with comfy single beds and aircon, which is not available in all rooms as far as I have been told. Could argue...More

    Thank Stuart H
    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    Both of us stayed here on a Saturday night . Double room. No breakfast as there are so many places to get brunch close by and we always like a choice. Closest tube is old street. Head towards the M building hotel... turn left by...More

    Thank TonyandRach123
    Response from Paul K, General Manager at Thistle City BarbicanResponded 4 days ago

    Dear reviewer, Thank you for your feedback following your recent stay with us at the Thistle City Barbican Hotel. I was pleased to read you had an enjoyable stay and the team looked after you. Apologies for the issue with your bedroom allocation, can I...More

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    Shared a twin room. Plenty big enough. Very clean. Bathroom wasn't very big but how long do you spend in there. Tea and coffee making facilities and one enormous fan. So glad it was there as the room was hot. Staff were helpful. Breakfast was...More

    Thank ambalilly
    Response from Paul K, General Manager at Thistle City BarbicanResponded 4 days ago

    Dear reviewer, Thank you for your feedback following your recent stay with us at the Thistle City Barbican Hotel. I was pleased to read you had an enjoyable stay and the team looked after you. I was also pleased that you enjoyed our breakfast offering,...More

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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • US$46 - US$218 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Nicole C
    7 August 2017|
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    Response from spm23 | Reviewed this property |
    Pretty sure it opened at 6 or 6.30 until 10 at night
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    sidetrack2017
    14 June 2017|
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    Response from Bakes60 | Reviewed this property |
    yes they do. plus a good breakfast with a really nice coffee area.
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    Yasmin C
    4 May 2017|
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    Response from Paul K | Property representative |
    Good evening. The postcode for the hotel is EC1V 8DS. There are 10 spaces at the hotel and these are available on a first come first served basis and the charge is £25 per day. There are no tickets but you can pay for... More
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    "The family room for 3 people was a reasonable size, did not see other rooms so I can't help with that."
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    "Go for a high floor and pay extra for a room with Air-Con."
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    "Pleas make sure you stay in main block and make sure you get an air conditioned room"
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    "Even if single and want a quiet night choose a double not much dearer."
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