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Thistle Holborn, The Kingsley

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I've stayed at this hotel a few times now and up until this visit have always considered it to be 5-star. As with previous visits the hotel itself was without fault. The rooms were modern (albeit small), clean and rooms in the middle or back...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

We enjoyed our stay. The staff was helpful to get around and best options locally. We found the bus right outside the door easy access to all destinations in the city. The fan in the room was kind of loud and made strange noises that...More

Thank Brent S
Response from Natasha L, General Manager at Thistle Holborn, The KingsleyResponded 2 days ago

Dear Brent S Thank you so much for your 5 star review. I'm delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to welcome you back in the future With Kind regards Natasha

Reviewed 3 days ago

Friendly welcome throughout my two night stay with comfortable clean room. Although it was a small single room the bed was comfortable and the bathroom very clean. the bar and dining areas were spacious and the breakfast choice was good - both continental and cooked...More

Thank mrGYorks
Response from TolgaErsen, Front Office Manager at Thistle Holborn, The KingsleyResponded 2 days ago

Dear mrGYorks, Thank you very much for writing a very nice review of your stay here at Thistle Holborn-The Kingsley. I am delighted that you highlight our friendly and helpful staff. It's a pleasure to read that you enjoyed our breakfast offering in our Kingsley...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Fabulous, early check in which was super handy. Polite reception staff. Hotel beautifully presented inside and out. Excellent choice of breakfast foods. Beds super comfortable. Windows in the room open and rooms at the back of the hotel away from the road are very quiet....More

Thank Charlotte S
Response from TolgaErsen, Manager at Thistle Holborn, The KingsleyResponded 1 week ago

Dear Charlotte S, Thank you for posting a review of your stay here at Thistle Hotel - The Kingsley. We are delighted that you enjoyed what sounds like a very lovely stay. We are very pleased that we were able to exceed your expectations with...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Pleasant staff, rooms are good, found the Kingsley after the Kingsway closed for refurbishment and was fed up with staying at the Strand Palace with their silly prices and standard rooms, the Kingsley is half the price of the Strand and 10 times better.More

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Response from TolgaErsen, Manager at Thistle Holborn, The KingsleyResponded 1 week ago

Dear J23W23B, First of all; I would like to thank you for posting a fabulous "Excellent" rated review of your stay here at Thistle Holborn - The Kingsley. It is delightful to read your lovely review; It's wonderful to receive such a good feedback and...More

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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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Sue P
30 March 2018|
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Response from TolgaErsen | Property representative |
Dear Sue P, First of all I would like to take this opportunity to thank you for choosing Thistle Holborn-The Kingsley Hotel.. We offer same day Dry-Cleaning and Laundry Services to all our guest who needs to fix... More
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hzayran29
9 January 2018|
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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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"Rooms away from the main road quieter. Recommend 502. Higher floors have a view."
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"Turn the top sheet down"
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"Had deluxe king"
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"Ask for extra towels to take care of the shower issue."
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