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Edinburgh Thistle Hotel, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

3-starThis establishment has received its official star rating from VisitScotland, the National Tourist Board for Scotland.
Great for families

Good to know

  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Free WiFi
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
59 Manor Place, Edinburgh, Scotland, EH3 7EG, United Kingdom

Georgian hotel with bar/lounge, near Princes Street
  • Free WiFi
  • Great for families

    Good to know

    • Free cribs/infant beds
    • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
    • Free WiFi
    • Dry cleaning/laundry service
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Service
Fantastic service
Location
Great location
Food
Food could be better
WiFi
Regular internet service

Edinburgh Thistle Hotel, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

from NZ$107
  • Double Room
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  • Junior Suite
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What’s around Edinburgh Thistle Hotel, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Landmarks

  • In West End
  • Princes Street - 8 min walk
  • George Street - 10 min walk
  • Grassmarket - 19 min walk
  • Royal Mile - 21 min walk
  • Edinburgh Castle - 22 min walk
  • University of Edinburgh - 28 min walk
  • Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre - 30 min walk

Getting around

  • Edinburgh (EDI) - 26 min drive
  • Edinburgh Haymarket Station - 8 min walk
  • Edinburgh Waverley Station - 26 min walk
  • Kingsknowe Station - 9 min drive

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 16 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 5 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 3 PM-11 PM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 11 PM. If you are planning to arrive after 11 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

Travelling with others

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transport

Parking

  • Self parking (limited) *

Payment types at the property

  • Cash

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Full breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • Room service (during limited hours)
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
Working away
  • Business center
  • Conference space size (feet) - 22
  • Conference space size (meters) - 2
  • One meeting room 1
Services
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
Facilities
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built - 1750
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Library
  • Television in common areas
Accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • French
  • Italian
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Premium bedding
Things to enjoy
  • Individually decorated
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 32-inch flat-screen TV
  • Premium TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
More
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Edinburgh Thistle Hotel, Edinburgh, United Kingdom’s small print

Also known as

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  • Thistle Hotel

Policies

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

This property does not have elevators.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a smoke detector and window guards on site.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-out is available.

Optional extras

Early check-in can be arranged for an extra charge of GBP 10.00 (subject to availability)

Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge of GBP 10.00 (subject to availability)

Self parking costs GBP 20.00 per night

Parking is available nearby and costs GBP 20.00 per night

Breakfast costs between GBP 6.00 and GBP 10 for adults, and GBP 6.00 and GBP 10.00 for children (approximately)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for Edinburgh Thistle Hotel, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

  • Are pets allowed at Edinburgh Thistle Hotel?
    Sorry, pets and service animals aren't allowed.
  • Is parking offered at Edinburgh Thistle Hotel?
    Yes. Self parking costs GBP 20.00 per night. Parking spots may be limited.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Edinburgh Thistle Hotel?
    You can check in from 3 PM to 11 PM. There's a charge of GBP 10.00 for early check-in (subject to availability). Check-out time is 11 AM. Late check-out is available for a charge of GBP 10.00 (subject to availability).
  • Are there restaurants at or near Edinburgh Thistle Hotel?
    Yes. Nearby restaurants include Lune Town Cantonese Restaurant (4-min walk), Strumpets (4-min walk), and Laura's Kitchen (4-min walk).

Recent reviews

Very good 8.0 From 112 reviews

Very good 8.0
Great location, staff very friendly. Traditional hotel with all you need
gb1 night trip
Very good 8.0
Satisfactory
This stay was for my partners birthday, overall it was pleasant. Hotel is a little tired and I only rated less for cleanliness because the bathroom was less clean than I would have liked
gb2 night trip
Good 6.0
Basic
Paid £43 for the night. I wouldn't pay more. Breakfast is only served from 7.30 with no flexibility. Room electrical wiring was a concern as an alarm clock wire is wired to the light bedside lamp via a connector block. To use a computer you have to unplug the kettle as the nearest plug is is on the opposite side of a dividing wardrobe.
Mark, gb1 night business trip
Exceptional 10.0
Great area and lovely staff
ayantu, us2 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Basic room with great location & price!
Staff very friendly, the room was basic and a bit tired, but the hotel was warm, quiet and felt safe. in a really great location and all at a superb price!
gb2 night trip
Very good 8.0
The room was really the receptionist Anto is amazing Shes a credit to you, the breakfast was appalling tbh , also during my stay room 2 flooded and had to vacate as my foot was broken I had to be me moved to room 25 up two sets of stairs
Hilary, ie4 night trip with friends
Poor 2.0
Appaling
I have visited countless places and stayed in many hotels and B&Bs however I have never seen anything as bad as Edinburgh Thistle. Yes, great location, cheaper than many other hotels in the area but it comes at a cost of ruining peace of your mind. Not worth it. They did not clean our room, they did not give us a cooked breakfast and they refused to give us a refund. We arrived at our room to discover that the bed linen was not changed, the pilows had yellowish stains on them and there were dust pieces in the bed. I was embarrassed to tell the receptionist as she was extremely friendly. She insisted that the room was cleaned and blamed the washing machine for not washing the linens properly. The next day we received no room service. I made a complaint to another friendly receptionist who apologized and said he will make sure that they clean our tomorrow. Unfortunately, they never cleaned the room during our stay except for one day. The first morning they refused to give us cooked breakfast saying that we should have ordered it a night before (no one told us). We agreed, ordered breakfast for the next 3 mornings and had breakfast elsewhere. The next day we did get breakfast. And that was it. The following morning we were told that they didn't have enough food in the kitchen to give us a cooked breakfast. When I asked for a refund they said they will give me a 15% discount on our next stay. The offer was a bit daft what guarantee we would have. This hotel is a bad joke.
Hulya, gb4 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
Beautiful, quaint hotel
The Hotel is beautiful and very quaint. The staff is wonderful and helpful
Annette, us2 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Hotel was fine. Staff excellent. Did not have a vehicle but parking appears to be a nightmare. Property was convenient to city centre and other sites. Some of which I would have missed if not for the excellent staff.
Dorothy, us4 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Very happy stay
Very happy with the hotel, room was spotless and quiet the staff were lovely and it was great value for money and only a 10 minutes walk to the Main Street which has everything you need. Will definitely be staying here again.
Claire, gb1 night trip

Edinburgh Thistle Hotel, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

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