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Thistle Holborn

36-37 Bloomsbury Way, London, WC1A 2SD

+44 207 523 5059

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based on 1,851 reviews

About Thistle Holborn, London

Value for money

Featuring free Wi-Fi, Thistle Holborn is situated in London and is a short walk from British Museum. It is located a brief stroll from Central Saint Giles and Oxford Street. There are a range of facilities available to guests of the hotel, such as an express check-in and check-out feature, a 24-hour reception and 24-hour room service. Additionally, the multilingual staff are on hand to offer assistance. Rooms at Thistle Holborn are well-appointed and offer a private bathroom and a telephone. Those wishing to eat at the hotel can dine at the on-site restaurant, open for afternoon tea. In the evening, those staying at the property can relax with a drink in the on-site bar. Guests can also try one of the many bars and cafés in the vicinity. Thistle Holborn is a short walk from Russell Square Tube Station. Guests can also visit Leicester Square, Strand and Savoy Theatre.

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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Business center
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Safe
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Shampoo
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner


  • Electric kettle
  • Minibar
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Coffee machine
  • Dining area
  • Dining table

Services and conveniences

  • Conference rooms
  • Business center
  • Wake-up service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Concierge service
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Key access
  • Key card access
  • Express check-out
  • Bottle of water
  • 24hr front desk


  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Bathtub
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom

Accessibility and suitability

  • Increased accessibility
  • Elevator
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • Accessible by elevator
  • No smoking
  • Pets not allowed
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator


  • Family rooms
  • Seating area
  • Slippers
  • Sofa
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted
  • Storage available


  • Feather pillow
  • Socket near the bed
  • Sofa bed
  • Wardrobe or closet


  • Computer use available
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Laptop safe
  • Desk


  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV

Parking and transportation

  • Parking (surcharge)

Family friendly

  • Kids meals

Places of interest near Thistle Holborn

Attractions in London, England curated by momondo

Thistle Holborn location: 36-37 Bloomsbury Way, London, WC1A 2SD


British Museum0.2 mi
Russell Square0.3 mi
West End0.3 mi
Leicester Square0.6 mi

Restaurants and Cafés

Afternoon tea at Thistle Holborn, The Kingsley0.0 mi
Kingsley Bar at Thistle Holborn0.0 mi
Amico Bio Holborn0.0 mi
Clive's Midtown Diner0.0 mi

Thistle Holborn Reviews

GreatBased on 1851 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • Friendly and helpful staff (in 244 reviews)
  • "Lovely room, great location!" (in 219 reviews)
  • Beautiful clean room with great facilities. (in 203 reviews)
Cons -
  • Room service was a disaster. (in 109 reviews)
  • Room service was a disaster. (in 103 reviews)
  • Air con very noisy (in 22 reviews)

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Thistle Holborn room booking info

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • Thistle Holborn is $133 cheaper than the average 4 star hotel in London. You can usually find a nightly rate of $169 when staying at Thistle Holborn.

  • There are 14.6 mi between London Heathrow and Thistle Holborn. The drive to and from the airport should be about 43min, depending on traffic. Take into account high traffic times, especially near more metropolitan areas.

  • With parking available at Thistle Holborn, you could always rent a car for as low as $13/day and park it at the hotel. This would give you freedom while visiting London. If you’re looking for a simple travel option from London Heathrow to Thistle Holborn, consider calling a taxi or rideshare service to take you to the hotel as well as around the city during your visit.

  • Thistle Holborn does have a restaurant on site that guests and non-guests can use. Ask the front desk for kitchen hours or call Thistle Holborn at +44 207 523 5059. One of the easiest dining options for London guests staying in Thistle Holborn is to get room service, which is available to all hotel guests.

  • At this time, our data shows that there is no on-site pool at Thistle Holborn. However, hotels can make changes that can significantly change the venue. For the most accurate answer, it would be best to call the hotel directly at +44 207 523 5059.

  • When staying at Thistle Holborn there is just 1.3 mi between you and London city center. While making your way to the center of London, you should plan to visit Westminster Abbey, along with all the shops and restaurants.

  • For questions regarding the hotel or your stay at Thistle Holborn, call +44 207 523 5059.

  • Yes, Thistle Holborn has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

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