Thistle Holborn


Hotel and location

Less than a 10 minute walk from Covent Garden, the superbly reviewed elegant 4* Thistle Holborn occupies a fantastic central location in the heart of historic Bloomsbury. Once home to the British library, the hotel has attracted many famous authors, including Dickens, WB Yeats and Virginia Woolf. Just 200 metres from The British Museum, the hotel is a great base from which to explore the Capital`s offerings, with the bright lights of London`s West End and Theatreland just a 5 minute walk from the hotel and the superb shopping opportunities of Oxford Street just a short stroll away.

Room and facilities

The 4* Thistle Holborn offers 129 beautifully decorated bedrooms which blend contemporary comforts with Edwardian Charm. All rooms are ensuite with air conditioning, flat screen televisions, ironing facilities, hairdryer, safe and tea and coffee making facilities and complimentary Wi-Fi. The hotel offers the Kingsley Two Brasserie & Bar, with a modern split level design and is open for breakfast and dinner, with The Bar serving lunch, light snacks, tea and coffee. The nearest underground station is Tottenham Court Road, which is a 5 minute walk from the hotel. PLEASE NOTE:Until further notice the hotel`s bar and restaurant will be closed. This does not affect breakfast, which will be served as normal.

Board basis

Room Only.


Check-in: 3pm Check-out: 11am

Family rooms

1 child under 13 free, sharing with 2 adults.

Car parking

None on site - nearby at NCP in Bloomsbury Square. Approx 20 for 24 hours. Contact hotel directly for more info.

Getting there

BY TUBE: Nearest station is Tottenham Court Road. From Tottenham Court Road Station take exit leading to Dominion Theatre. Turn right and continue walking straight on New Oxford Street. Bear left onto Bloomsbury Way. Hotel is on left after St. Georges Church.
BY CAR: From A40(M) to A501, Marylebone Road. Take the slip road on the left before underpass to Holborn. Travel down Gower Street and Bloomsbury Street A400. Turn left into New Oxford Street onto Bloomsbury Way. Hotel is on left after St. Georges Church.

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Good location, friendly staf...

Good location, friendly staff, lovely rooms. Located ideally for British Museum, Covent Garden, Oxford Street. Really nice restaurants nearby....


Excellent Hotel

Staff excellent all so Helpful Rooms very comfy food excellent could not fault...


Great Hotel

Lovely Hotel walking distance to Theatres, very clean, nice breakfast and very friendly staff....


Thistle Holborn

Friendly, helpful staff. The hotel is very clean and comfortable and close to many attractions. Faultless!...


Great value

Great quality and service, very clean and much more modern than expected for the price. Qe have stayed in worse 5 star hotels for sure. People are super friendly and checkin/out very easy and quick...


Beautiful hotel in a convenient location.

We really enjoyed our stay. We slept well and loved the fact that the hotel was just a few minutes from the theatre. Great breakfast and extremely attentive and helpful staff. Thankyou!...


Nice stay

We were very pleased with our hotel. The location was fantastic. The rooms were clean and spacious. We will definitely stay there again....



The staff were welcoming and accommodating throughout. The rooms were spotless. Bed was so comfortable. Fabulous shower....


very nice clean staff excellent



Well located and convenient

The hotel is well located and close to so many attractions in London. The room was well equipped and comfortable. Staff are friendly and made us feel very welcome....


Very impressive performance

Very impressed with all aspects of our stay. Check-in staff friendly and informative. Room good size and recently modernised to high standard - very comfortable bed and decent shower of note. Espresso machine nice touch. Breakfast service provides good value for 12 with friendly staff and good quality ingredients, although would have preferred slightly better coffee. Overall would recommend and will stay again....


Great service

Great location, brilliant staff and nice room, especially for the price! 100% recommend...


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Bloomsbury Way, Bloomsbury, London, WC1A 2SD

Holborn station is 3 minute walk (279 metres)