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Edinburgh Thistle Hotel

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Overview
59 Manor Place, Edinburgh EH3 7EG Scotland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We booked two nights. Room was large and comfortable. Beds were good. Sound carries a bit, so if you're a light sleeper bring earplugs. (A family was staying on our floor and we could hear the kids whinging in the evening and again early in...More

Thank Angelica R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Thistle is located in a quiet neighborhood ( mostly offices with some residential) which meant a 10-15 minute walk to cafes or shopping. It was another 10-15 minute walk to Waverly Station or the Royal Mile but it was good exercise and needed after...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having stayed in Edinburgh numerous times before, the time had come for me to organise accommodation for a hen party of 17. As you can imagine, looking for accommodation for that amount of people was a bit stressful. And the usual hotels I stay in...More

1  Thank hjmck1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Helpful and friendly staff. We got comp upgrade to one category higher. The room was gibi enough for one night stay and clean. One little thing missing: no little bottle of shampoo or body gel given..

Thank TC Mélissa Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel itself is in a prime location in Edinburgh which is lovely. Our room door was a little awkward to get in to but overall, for the price of the room and the room appearance - it was reasonable. The rooms may need a...More

Thank Samantha M
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Description
The Edinburgh Thistle Hotel is located in the prestigious, quiet and residential west end area of Edinburgh New Town.The hotel is central and near to Edinburgh Castle, the Edinburgh International ...More Conference Centre (EICC) and of course the renowned Princes Street with its vast array of stylish shops and stores. Established in 1924, the hotel has retained most of its original period features, having once been a Georgian Town House. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Breakfast Available
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Style
Family
,
Romantic
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Family
,
Romantic
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
14
Price range
USD 80 - USD 205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Thistle Edinburgh
,
Edinburgh Thistle Hotel Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > West End
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Family
,
Romantic
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
14
Price range
USD 80 - USD 205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Thistle Edinburgh
,
Edinburgh Thistle Hotel Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > West End
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Traveller (205)
Room & Suite (114)
Dining (18)
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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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Bridge J
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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"We had room 30 that overlooked the castle"
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"Ask for first or second floor. If you get room 27-30 you are climbing 8 sets of stairs."
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