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. Room Service is also available.

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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Great Hotel

Great hotel. Warm and welcoming staff. So grateful they could swap a double bed room to a twin room because of a change of circumstances. The room was comfortable and the hotel walking distance from the theatre, shops and museums. Would definitely be back....


Caring staff lovely room

Brilliant friendly staff...


Lovely stay

Whst a little gem of a hotel right near the theatre walking distance the reception staff were lovely and accommodating room was small but clean and great air con. Very pleasantly surprised to find posecco in our room as a birthday gesture from the hotel fabulous would definitely stay again also excellent breakfast...


Very friendly staff, very helpful and room very ni...



Beautiful hotel in great location



Good location

Excellent service in reception. Made you feel very welcome. Free room upgrade which was clean and spacious. Very good breakfast. Highly recommend this hotel?...


Mid-week break

This is our 2nd visit to this hotel , another great visit . The staff are very friendly and extremely helpful , highly recommend a stay lovely clean rooms and an excellent breakfast plenty of choice....


Beautiful, friendly and helpful ? perfect location...



Great location, friendly staff

The hotel is well positioned for access to multiple areas, including all of the theatres. The room was clean and comfortable, and the staff were very friendly....


Clean, great location



An Excellent find

A Brilliant location & hotel. We would definitely stay there again...


A nice clean comfortable hotel



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Bloomsbury Way, Bloomsbury, London, WC1A 2SD

Holborn station is 3 minute walk (279 metres)