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    Thistle Trafalgar Square, The Royal Trafalgar

    Whitcomb Street, London WC2H 7HG, England
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    Reviewed 31 August 2016

    Stayed for 1 night for our wedding anniversary. Perfect location for sightseeing and theatreland. Reception staff very helpful and friendly. Were able to check in early in the day. Returned to our room to find complimentary wine and chocolates and card. Very impressed with the...More

    Thank Maureen T
    Response from VCGMTrafalgar, Manager at Thistle Trafalgar Square, The Royal TrafalgarResponded 1 September 2016

    Dear Reviewer, Thank you so much for taking the time to comment after celebrating your special occasion with us at Thistle Trafalgar. It is a genuine delight to hear from happy guests! I will pass your thanks on to the team personally and make sure...More

    Reviewed 28 August 2016

    Had walked past here a few times on trips to London, but didn't look too appealing on the outside. However, glad that I chose this hotel for our two night stay. You really are a stone's throw from everything you need to go to at...More

    Thank angleseymember
    Response from VCGMTrafalgar, Manager at Thistle Trafalgar Square, The Royal TrafalgarResponded 31 August 2016

    Dear Reviewer, I am glad that you made your way through our doors and thank you for taking the time to leave feedback after doing so! It is fair to say that the exterior of the building does not match the warmth of the welcome...More

    Reviewed 24 August 2016

    We found this hotel excellent. It was very well positioned for our visit. We were able to walk to all the places we wanted to see. The hotel staff were very welcoming when we arrived and check in was very quick. Our room on the...More

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    Response from VCGMTrafalgar, Manager at Thistle Trafalgar Square, The Royal TrafalgarResponded 24 August 2016

    Dear Reviewer Thank you for your recent feedback after your stay at Thistle Trafalgar. I am delighted to hear that you had a good stay and the team looked after you so well. If you are returning to London please contact us directly and ask...More

    Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

    Booked a promo price at this hotel and what a surprise! Fantastic location just down from Piccadilly Circus and Trafalgar Square and has everything needed for a stay in the heart of London. Exceptional customer service throughout from staff that care. Spotlessly clean and really...More

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    Response from VCGMTrafalgar, Manager at Thistle Trafalgar Square, The Royal TrafalgarResponded 24 August 2016

    Dear Reviewer, Thank you so much for your kind words after your stay with us at Thistle Trafalgar. It is always pleasing to read that we got every aspect of our service right and thank you for your kind words regarding the team, I will...More

    Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

    We stayed here for our anniversary as we had a dinner reservation at Veeraswamy on Regents Street which just a short walk away. Trafalgar Square and more is also a stone's throw away so you couldn't ask for a more central location. The team were...More

    Thank Jan841
    Response from VCGMTrafalgar, Manager at Thistle Trafalgar Square, The Royal TrafalgarResponded 22 August 2016

    Dear Reviewer, Thank you for taking the time to return such great feedback after your recent stay with us at Thistle Trafalgar. I am delighted that your special event went so well; in future if you are celebrating, shopping or just visiting' feel free to...More

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    With its iconic Nelson’s Column, majestic oversized
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    BarbL114
    15 July 2017|
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    Response from Carolyn H | Reviewed this property |
    Twin beds, in my experience always seem to be bigger rooms. And the double I stayed in last week was lovely but very small for a couple for more than one night
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    Response from BrendaJB | Reviewed this property |
    Yes they had both iron and hairdryer as well as coffee making facilities. Really nice comfortable rooms.
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    Tataluv
    22 August 2016|
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    Response from VCGMRob | Property representative |
    Hi Tataluv, I am afraid we are a completely non-smoking establishment however you will be glad to hear that the hotel has an external, covered area attached to the bar that you may smoke in. Also we are a nicely sized hotel... More
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    "Ask for a quiet room upon check in (not close to the lifts as you might encounter party goers coming in late)"
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    "Accessibility for disabled persons is sometimes difficult."
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    "Obviously pre-booking well in advance means nothing at this hotel."
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    "Rooms at the back overlook the back of the National Gallery and are very quiet."
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