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    Thistle Holborn, The Kingsley

    Bloomsbury Way, London WC1A 2SD, England
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Well first off - the good. Rooms are spacious for central London with good size bathrooms and are also very quiet considering location on Bloomsbury Street. The check in process was quick and efficient and one of the two rooms booked for our party was...More

    Thank mandyp232
    Response from TolgaErsen, Manager at Thistle Holborn, The KingsleyResponded yesterday

    Dear Mandyp232, Thank you very much indeed for your comments following your recent stay with us at the Thistle Holborn - The Kingsley Hotel. I am delighted to hear that you liked our location, your room as well as the attentive service that you &...More

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    I enjoyed my stay at the Thistle Holborn. The hotel is in the Bloomsbury neighborhood about 2 blocks from the Holborn Tube station. One can board the tube at Heathrow on the Piccadilly Line and go all the way to Holborn without changing (about 50...More

    Thank Cyrussilversox
    Response from TolgaErsen, Manager at Thistle Holborn, The KingsleyResponded 3 days ago

    Dear Cyrussilversox, Thank you very much for taking the time to leave such a wonderful review of your recent stay with us. It is a pleasure to read your kind words on our welcoming and attentive team and that you enjoyed the breakfast offerings in...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    I have just checked out of The Kingsley after a week staying here. The bed was extremely comfortable and the cleaning service is outstanding. The location is fabulous with the choice of Tottenham Court Road or Holborn underground stations. It is an easy walk into...More

    Thank Foodlover1311
    Response from TolgaErsen, Manager at Thistle Holborn, The KingsleyResponded 4 days ago

    Dear Foodlover1311, Thank you for posting a review of your stay at the Thistle Holborn-The Kingsley Hotel. We are delighted that you enjoyed staying in our centrally located and beautifully appointed hotel, and experienced friendly service throughout. We very much appreciate your very kind recommendation,...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We stayed here for one night on for my fiances birthday in September, I had mentioned this whilst booking the room online. When we arrived we were told we had been upgraded to a junior suite which was such a lovely surprise!! The room was...More

    Thank Stacey C
    Response from Natasha L, General Manager at Thistle Holborn, The KingsleyResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Reviewer, Thank you so much for your 5 star review and please pass on my birthday wishes to your Fiance! I'm thrilled that you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to sharing your comments with my team. We look forward to welcoming...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We stayed here the night before travelling to Paris from Kings Cross. The hotel rooms are comfortable and clean, and for the price offer excellent value for London. The hotel is very close to the British Museum and a comfortable walk to the Westend. We...More

    Thank 321CIB
    Response from Natasha L, General Manager at Thistle Holborn, The KingsleyResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Reviewer, Thanks for your post. We do indeed have a great location, a stones throw away from the British Museum and only a short walk from Oxford Street and Covent Garden. I hope you'll stay a little longer next time and maybe enjoy dinner...More

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    Snuggly nestled within Central London is academic and
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    martyn b
    21 May 2017|
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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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    lisakQ3993JE
    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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    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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