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Edinburgh Thistle Hotel

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Overview
59 Manor Place, Edinburgh EH3 7EG Scotland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews continental breakfast no lift manor suite west end top floor friendly hotel small hotel quiet location city centre original features haymarket station princes street bit dated very pleasant stay minute walk full scottish breakfast first floor
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Have just spent a couple of days here and was very pleased with the warm and comfortable hotel.Although an older type hotel it was very clean and the staff were lovely and helpful.Great value for money,will use this hotel again.

1  Thank Harry W
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a typical Edinburgh building with high ceilings and lots of character. The hotel is well situated within 15 minutes walk of the centre, Stockbridge etc. The staff are young and extremely friendly and helpful. Breakfast is pretty basic. There is no lift in...More

1  Thank Melinda A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel itself has flair, but is also getting very old, not to say ailing, everything you touch is loose, doorknobs, toilet roll holder, toilet seat. Plaster and wallpaper crumble everywhere. Doors close very badly, stay stuck. Breakfast is ok for 2 days, but far...More

Thank Daydream34892351368
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have stayed here before and have to say I am always met by lovely friendly staff. The rooms are clean and warm. The hotel is not too far from the centre and not too busy to be noisy. There is a bar and a...More

1  Thank feelingGOO
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great location, very outdated and not well kept room decoration and furniture. Staff was rude and unwelcoming. Didn’t accommodate for dairy allergies. Had to pay an extra £20 a night for parking in a terrible, hard to access side street with no lighting at all....More

Thank Diana L
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About
Description
The Edinburgh Thistle Hotel is located in the prestigious, quiet and residential west end area of Edinburgh New Town.The hotel is central and near to Edinburgh Castle, the Edinburgh International More Conference Centre (EICC) and of course the renowned Princes Street with its vast array of stylish shops and stores. Established in 1924, the hotel has retained most of its original period features, having once been a Georgian Town House. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Breakfast Available
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Style
Family
,
Romantic
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Family
,
Romantic
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
14
Price range
US$76 - US$211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Thistle Edinburgh
,
Edinburgh Thistle Hotel Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > West End
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Family
,
Romantic
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
14
Price range
US$76 - US$211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Thistle Edinburgh
,
Edinburgh Thistle Hotel Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > West End
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Traveller (216)
Room & Suite (114)
Dining (18)
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West End
Prevailing winds meant that most cities that grew in
industrial Britain had their most desirable
neighbourhoods to the west – upwind of factory fumes.
Edinburgh was no exception, with its wealthiest
citizens settling in its West End and leaving behind
grand Georgian townhouses, private gardens and genteel
crescents. These backstreets remain as dignified and
sleepy as ever, and most of the action here lies along
...More
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Karima A
25 September 2018|
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Response from MartyM56 | Reviewed this property |
There is no lift. Not sure about ground floor rooms but if you email them, they answer right away!!
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Bridge J
12 April 2018|
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Response from Y2748VCemmam | Reviewed this property |
not sure about before as we didn’t require it but we were allowed to leave our two suitcases at the hotel after we checked out due to our train home not being till later on that day!!
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paulcarol40
11 October 2017|
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Response from gabrum26 | Reviewed this property |
We went by train for our break as it worked out cheaper than taking a car as it's £20 got parking it's o the hotels website it's a nice walk in to town also
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Room Tips
"Personally I prefer the lower floor."
feelingGOO
2 weeks ago
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"Ask when booking for a low floor etc..staff very accommodating."
susangarner19
3 weeks ago
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"Don't book single rooms here"
984elainew
28 Sep 2018
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"Ask for the Manor room!"
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28 Aug 2018
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