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Edinburgh Thistle Hotel

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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“manor suite”(15 reviews)
“no lift”(47 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
Free Parking
3 Star Hotel
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30 Apr1 May
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1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Its a beautiful small hotel with nice and cozy rooms, just 30 mins walk from the Coach/ Train Stations. The staff is helpful and cooperative.They helped us to arrange a tour to the highlands and discounted prices.

1  Thank Mahima S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hotel looks better online than in reality, needs a bit of an investment (old curtains, leak traces on the ceiling, noisy bathroom fan and old carpets) but the highlight of our stay must be the staff! We completely forgotten about the overall aspects due to...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel and the staff was super nice Made our staying in edinburgh even better. Everything is in a walking distens from the hotel. Cosy bar And good room And the hole staff get 100% recomandasion. Thank youMore

1  Thank Sveinbjörn Þ
Response from Thistle H, Manager at Edinburgh Thistle HotelResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your recent review on your stay with us. I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us, it was certainly our pleasure having you. Our staff are always here to help and assist with anything you may need and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hotel is well situated close to both Edinburgh's West End and Princes Street areas with plenty of public transport nearby for those wishing to venture further. We stayed for 2 nights and were upgraded to the Manor Suite which was a lovely big room. There...More

1  Thank Alex01384
Response from Thistle H, Manager at Edinburgh Thistle HotelResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your review on your recent stay with us. I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We are very lucky to be located in such a great area of the city, with everything being so close. I am...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good location in a nice looking building. We had a Great reception and Welcome and bags got taken to room for us after we left hem having arrived really early before room was ready. Continental breakfast was very good Lovely bar and great service here...More

Thank Relmes
Response from Thistle H, Manager at Edinburgh Thistle HotelResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your recent review on your stay with us. I am sorry to hear only now that you seemed to have some issues during your stay. Rooms are allocated on availability, and all rooms no matter what floor are used for Groupon, so...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$93 - US$317 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#14 Family Hotel in Edinburgh
#37 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
#44 Business Hotel in Edinburgh
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
US$93 - US$317 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#14 Family Hotel in Edinburgh
#37 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
#44 Business Hotel in Edinburgh
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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Traveller (183)
Room & Suite (113)
Dining (18)
Nearby
West End
Prevailing winds meant that most cities that grew in
industrial Britain had their most desirable
neighbourhoods to the west – upwind of factory fumes.
Edinburgh was no exception, with its wealthiest
citizens settling in its West End and leaving behind
grand Georgian townhouses, private gardens and genteel
crescents. These backstreets remain as dignified and
sleepy as ever, and most of the action here lies along
...More
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13 April 2018|
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Response from Emma M | Reviewed this property |
not sure about before as we didn’t require it but we were allowed to leave our two suitcases at the hotel after we checked out due to our train home not being till later on that day!!
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paulcarol40
12 October 2017|
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Response from gabrum26 | Reviewed this property |
We went by train for our break as it worked out cheaper than taking a car as it's £20 got parking it's o the hotels website it's a nice walk in to town also
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Denise B
6 September 2017|
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Response from gabrum26 | Reviewed this property |
There are a few steps to go up to get in and didn't see any ground floor rooms
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"Our room no 30 had a nice scenic view of the garden at the backdrop, if you are looking for a cozy room, book..."
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"Lots of stairs..."
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"the hotel is on a quiet street so no traffic noise, bed really comfy."
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"Our first floor rear room was perfect. There is no lift though."
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