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Thistle Holborn, The Kingsley

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Reviewed 27 January 2016

I had a very nice stay at the Thistle Holborn, The Kingsley. I got an upgrade for a junior suite, so that was very nice. The room was nice and clean, the bathroom is a little bit old and not that pretty. The hotel staff...More

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Response from Vicky M, General Manager at Thistle Holborn, The KingsleyResponded 29 January 2016

Dear Renwart C, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent experience at the hotel. The location of the hotel is fantastic being within walking distance to Covent Garden and some of London’s major attractions. Our staff take pride in all they do...More

Reviewed 27 January 2016

We really like this hotel and tend to stay here when we are visiting London as it is walking distance to lots of places - i.e. Covent Garden, Shaftesbury Avenue, Leicester Square, Oxford Street. Our room was clean comfortable and cosy - which was exactly...More

Thank MrMrsHill
Response from Vicky M, General Manager at Thistle Holborn, The KingsleyResponded 29 January 2016

Dear MrMrsHill, Thank you for choosing our hotel on your recent trip, we really value your comments and feedback. Thank you for highlighting all the aspects that made your stay to be enjoyable during the time you spent in London. Located in the heart of...More

Reviewed 26 January 2016

Stayed in room 603, very nice room, but as it was at the front of the hotel, there was a lot of road noise, despite having secondary glazing. May be less of an issue if you already live in a town or a city, but...More

Thank Mark D
Response from Vicky M, General Manager at Thistle Holborn, The KingsleyResponded 29 January 2016

Dear Mark D, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit to the hotel. I am very pleased that you found the room nice but am sorry you were unsatisfied with your noise from the road. Due to the structure and age...More

Reviewed 25 January 2016 via mobile

We stayed for two nights to see a show for my wife's birthday, the hotel is in a great location for Drury Lane. Every member of staff were very warm, friendly and couldn't do enough to help. The buffet breakfast selection was very good -...More

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Response from Vicky M, General Manager at Thistle Holborn, The KingsleyResponded 25 January 2016

Dear Paul M, Thank you for taking the time to share your review following on from your recent visit at Thistle Holborn, The Kingsley Hotel. We are very fortunate with the location of the hotel being so close to some of London’s top theatres. The...More

Reviewed 24 January 2016

I stayed for a weekend at this hotel for its location., Covent Garden is a stroll away and Holborn underground an easy 5 minutes walk . If you prefer buses there are stops near by that will take you to different parts of London with...More

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Response from Vicky M, General Manager at Thistle Holborn, The KingsleyResponded 25 January 2016

Dear SifiHappy, 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 of the capitals top attractions such as the British Museum and Covent Garden. I have...More

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USD 161 - USD 336 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#79 Romantic Hotel in London
#101 Business Hotel in London
#153 Luxury Hotel in London
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USD 161 - USD 336 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#79 Romantic Hotel in London
#101 Business Hotel in London
#153 Luxury Hotel in London
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Nearby
Bloomsbury
Snuggly nestled within Central London is academic and
leafy Bloomsbury, an area that boasts walking distance
access to many of London's most popular attractions.
It is also home to some of Britain's most celebrated
museums, including the must-see British Museum.
Despite an understandable popularity with students,
tourists and day trippers, vast sections of Bloomsbury
retain a quiet, residential feel year round and
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Response from TolgaErsen | Property representative |
Dear hzayran29, Thank you for question. We are delighted that you have chosen to stay with us. There is no better way to start the day than with the big buffet breakfast in our Kingsley Two Restaurant. Our buffet breakfast... More
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"We had two rooms both were lovely"
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"Some have baths with shower over, others have large walk in showers."
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"Top floor room was a little chilly although extra heating available."
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"In general the hotel was quiet."
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