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Thistle Trafalgar Square, The Royal Trafalgar

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  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
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“national gallery”(139 reviews)
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Reviewed 14 May 2017

This medium size hotel has a perfect location in London center - we usually go for theatre and musicals, so perfectly close to West End and China Town. We had good service and our room was nice and quiet. Breakfast buffet was OK - at...More

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Response from VCGMTrafalgar, Manager at Thistle Trafalgar Square, The Royal TrafalgarResponded 15 May 2017

Dear jepsen309, It's great to hear from you after another successful stay at Thistle Trafalgar. I am glad that we continue to deliver expectation and hope we will do so many times again moving forward. We will always do what we can to accommodate guest...More

Reviewed 12 May 2017

Excellent hotel. Very welcoming and friendly in everyway!! Also it is in an ideal position for seeing the sights of London even by just walking out of the Hotel!! Will certainly use the hotel again and would recommend it to friends, family.More

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Response from VCGMTrafalgar, Manager at Thistle Trafalgar Square, The Royal TrafalgarResponded 15 May 2017

Dear Patsy F, Thank you for taking the time time to let us know how your recent stay was. I am delighted that everything was to your liking and to read that you would recommend us so readily. I hope we will see you many...More

Reviewed 12 May 2017

Great hotel and staff in an excellent position. This is our second visit and have recommended the hotel to other people. Rooms have been refurbished between the visits and whilst they were fine before , they are really good now.More

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Response from VCGMTrafalgar, Manager at Thistle Trafalgar Square, The Royal TrafalgarResponded 15 May 2017

Dear annY8571EY, Thank you so much for your kind review after your recent stay with us. It's always fantastic to hear from repeat customers as it lets us know that we are on the right track! I hope we will hear from you many times...More

Reviewed 11 May 2017

Opted for this hotel after reading its customers reviews and was not disappointed. Very central location for shopping,dining and theatres. Two minutes walking distance to Piccadilly Square and four minutes walk to Trafalgar Square.....can't be more central! Hotel is modern, very clean & staff very...More

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Response from VCGMTrafalgar, Manager at Thistle Trafalgar Square, The Royal TrafalgarResponded 15 May 2017

Dear Stephengib, Thank you for taking the time to leave feedback after your recent stay with us. I am glad we live up to our online reputation and suitably impressed you! It's great to hear also that you signed up directly with us; breakfast is...More

Reviewed 6 May 2017

Fantastic location, on a side street, next tot the Sainsbury Wing of the National Gallery and two minutes walk to Trafalgar Square. Pret a Manger on the corner. Very quiet and so well appointed. Amenities much appreciated. Compact room, but so well designed for a...More

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Response from VCGMTrafalgar, Manager at Thistle Trafalgar Square, The Royal TrafalgarResponded 8 May 2017

Dear 877janetg, Thank you for taking the time to leave feedback after your recent stay with us. It is great to hear that you had such a good time and the team looked after you so well. I hope you will remember us for future...More

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#87 Romantic Hotel in London
#98 Business Hotel in London
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Trafalgar Square / Embankment
With its iconic Nelson’s Column, majestic oversized
lions and brightly-lit fountains, Trafalgar Square is
not just considered the heart of this bustling London
hub, but the very core of the city itself. Beyond this
esteemed gathering place are more famous icons, as
well as a disproportionate numbers of the city’s most
popular cultural attractions including the National
Gallery and many West End theaters. Along the way to
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iamjulienne
10 February 2018|
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Response from Vanni X | Reviewed this property |
You can find more information on their website. This is how they describe it: Our spacious Junior Suites are our largest and most indulgent rooms, great for work trips, special occasions, longer stays and family holidays... More
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10 September 2017|
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Breakfast was not an option, not when we were there at least.
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2 August 2017|
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Sorry, went by train. Not taking my car into Central London.
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"View from 5th floor was over roof of Portrait Gallery. Request room with view as new buildings going up..."
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"Rooms facing the gallery are quieter"
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"Television needs adjustments"
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"The double beds in some rooms are a little small. Get a twin room if that bothers you."
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