Thistle Trafalgar Square


Hotel and location

Just off Trafalgar Square, nestled in a quiet street adjacent to the National Gallery, the Thistle Trafalgar Square is a stones throw from the shops of Oxford and Regents Street and many of London`s theatres, and Piccadilly Circus and Leicester Square are within a few minutes walk. The world renowned Covent Garden is a 5 minute walk where you`ll find shops, bars and restaurants. The London Eye is just across the river and easily reached on foot. The hotel offers complimentary Wi-Fi in all of its guest rooms and public areas.

Room and facilities

The hotel has 108 modern ensuite bedrooms all of which have recently been refurbished to reflect a contemporary colour palette and vibrant soft furnishings with state of the art technology including LCD TV and complimentary Wi-Fi. They offer air conditioning, satellite TV with pay channels, safe, and tea/coffee making facilities. The hotel`s Squares Restaurant and Bar have also been refurbished and guests can enjoy a drink or a bite to eat in relaxing surroundings away from the hustle and bustle of the nearby streets.

Board basis

Room Only.


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

Family rooms

1 child under 13 free, sharing with 2 adults.

Car parking

Titan Carpark on Whitcomb Street charges 35 for 24 hours.

Getting there

NEAREST UNDERGROUND: Piccadilly Circus (Piccadilly or Bakerloo lines); Leicester Square (Northern or Piccadilly lines). Exit either station and follow signs to Leicester Square and then the National Gallery. That will bring you into Whitcomb Street. The hotel is on the left hand side.
BY ROAD: (From Hyde Park Corner) Drive along Piccadilly Circus, at the roundabout take the 4th exit into the Haymarket, turn left into Pall Mall and the next left into Whitcomb Street. Thistle Trafalgar Square is situated 100 yards on the right-hand side.

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Great hotel good location, lovely staff 128076;...


Lovely and clean food good and staff excellent

Would definitely stay again rooms great value...


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Nice room, great efficient staff. Good food, excellent risotto and perfect location...


No thorns on this thistle

Perfect location for all west end theatres with fabulous nightlife and restaurants on Irving street within easy walking distance to make the night complete. Based near Piccadilly Circus and Trafalgar Square with China town with a host of Chinese restaurants to choose from close by too. The hotel has wonderful large rooms with massive comfy beds and have very courteous staff and offer a wonderful a great range of meals in its restaurant and the breakfast choice is a great start to a cay of sightseeing...


Excellent location for Only Fools and Horses show

Receptionist was really polite...


Excellent staff

Very clean and comfortable within easy walking distance of everything we wanted to see. Great staff, very helpful and friendly...


Great location and we were upgraded to s superior ...



Convenient clean and friendly

This is a second short break staying here. The position is very convenient just near a Trafalgar Square yet in a quiet street. Lovely room overlooking roof tops. comfy beds, well stocked tea making tray. The hairdryer stopped working but was replaced within ten minutes. Excellent service thankyou The Thistle Trafalgar....


Stones throw from Leicester Square

Fantastic location to a range of theatres and Leicester Square. The room was clean and inviting. Staff were friendly and helpful....


Fantastic position. Good for Covent Garden, Soho,...

Very clean and friendly hotel and a reasonably priced breakfast. Whitcomb Street is a quiet street between a very bust Leicester Square and Trafalgar Square. Two small shops directly opposite selling water, snacks etc and a Pret A Manger at end of Road 3 minutes away for breakfast, lunch etc. Also, the London, hop on hop off, tour bus stop at end of road, 3 minutes away, which is very convenient. Very happy with our stay....


Very clean and comfortable, excellent service from...

One of the best hotels we ever stayed at....


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Whitcomb Street, West End, London, WC2H 7HG

Leicester Square station is 3 minute walk (269 metres)