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Thistle Holborn, The Kingsley

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#236 of 1,086 Hotels in London
Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
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4 Star Hotel
Following a recent extensive £10 million restoration and refurbishment program at the hotel, every area of the hotel has been transformed – our bedrooms have been completely modernised with a contemporary design and vibrant soft furnishings. Our public areas reflect the new contemporary...
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Bloomsbury Way, London WC1A 2SD, England
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12.3 km to London City Airport
477 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
0.2 km from The British Museum
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Stayed here for six nights, and as it was to celebrate a special occasion paid extra to upgrade to a Deluxe King room. It turned out to be pretty much a basic size and rather cramped. In fact we've had bigger (and nicer) rooms than...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

The room was tiny. In fact there was just enough room around the bed to move around for 1 person but not for 2 - we were 2. It's been a hot summer and we were provided with a fan which was appreciated, except for...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

We enjoyed our brief stay at The Kinsgley and would definitely recommend it to those seeking an affordable but comfortable hotel in central London. The good stuff Location The location is fantastic. The hotel is five minutes' walk from Holborn tube, and about 10 minutes...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

We get to the hotel and received a terrible room in the mezannine floor, we took our bags up and downstairs to get there. Then to receive a room not well mantained, with a terrible smell and a window to a wall in a backyard...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Convenient for London West End. OK, but nothing special. Disappointing that the room was not made up wile we were out sight-seeing. Breakfast expensive for what it was. Disappointing that the Bar was closed- presumably at 10.30- when we got back from the Opera so...More

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Dear johnWilliamhampton, Thank you for taking the time to write about your recent experience at Thistle Holborn - The Kingsley. I was most disappointed to learn your stay with us did not meet your expectations thus marring your impression of the hotel. Please do rest...More

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Following a recent extensive £10 million restoration and refurbishment program at the hotel, every area of the hotel has been transformed – our bedrooms have been completely modernised with a contemporary design ...More and vibrant soft furnishings. Our public areas reflect the new contemporary style but retain elements of the hotel’s traditional Edwardian features. London landmarks like the British Museum and Covent Garden and Oxford Street are within easy walking distance. Just five minutes from Holborn and Tottenham Court Road Tube Stations. Less
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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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