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Thistle Holborn - The Kingsley
Top Boutique Hotel

Bloomsbury Way, London, WC1A 2SD, United Kingdom
+44 871 376 9006

Rp 2,133,334+

Thu 8/12 Check in
Fri 9/12 Check out

Overall guest ratings

8.5/10 Excellent
Based on 2,032 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.7
  • 9.2
  • 7.6
  • 5.6

Good to know

  • Clean rooms
  • Comfortable beds
  • Friendly service
  • Close to public transport

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    About

    Named after renowned British novelist Charles Kingsley, the Thistle Holborn, The Kingsley makes an ideal base for immersing oneself in London's rich arts and culture. The hotel is the result of a £10m renovation that transformed an aging Edwardian building into an elegant, four-star property featuring 129 guest rooms and suites, meeting facilities, the Kingsley Two Brasserie, and a stylish bar.

    A Literary London Experience

    The rooms feature a modern, minimalist style with all the creature comforts - complimentary WiFi included. As a relatively small hotel, the Thistle Holborn, The Kingsley is proud to be able to offer its guests personalized service, including 24-hour room service for all guests. In honor of its namesake, the hotel offers a Residents Library featuring books by Charles Kingsley and other members of the "Bloomsbury Group" of writers, which can be delivered to your room. If you plan to curl up with a good book, special reading pillows are available on request.

    Bloomsbury Beauty

    The Thistle Holborn, The Kingsley, is located in the Bloomsbury area of central London. The neighborhood was developed in the 17th century and still retains its classical atmosphere with plentiful gardens, colleges, and museums. The British Museum, Covent Garden, Picadilly Circus, SOHO, Theatreland, and Bond Street are within a 15-minute walk of the hotel and, for travel further afield, the Holborn tube station is just 10 minutes away on foot.

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    Amenities

    • Parking
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Internet
    • Concierge service
    • Currency exchange on-site
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Room service
    • No smoking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Express check out
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 hour front desk
    • Safe
    • Storage available
    • Business centre
    • Laundry facilities
    • Pets not allowed
    • Wedding services
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    8.5 Excellent
    Based on 2,032 reviews
    • 9.7 "Terrific location."
    • 9.2 "World class service."
    • 7.6 "Good breakfast."
    • 7.1 "Internet works."
    • 6.7 "Average comfort."
    • 5.6 "Average value."

    Overall rating

    8.7 Excellent
    Based on 1,300 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      9.8 "98% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
    • 8.9 "Great service."
      9.7 "97% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.2 "82% said the reception staff was great."
      8.3 "83% thought the service was very professional."
      9.2 "92% said the concierge service was amazing."
    • 7.9 "Good breakfast."
    • 7.3 "Internet works."
      10.0 "100% thought it was a great value."
    • 6.8 "Rooms are ok."
      6.0 "For only 60%, the bathroom was ok."
      6.2 "Only 62% thought the shower was ok."
      5.8 "Only 58% thought the furniture was functional."
      6.0 "For only 60%, the tv was ok."

    Overall rating

    8.6 Excellent
    Based on 426 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      9.9 "99% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
    • 9.4 "World class service."
      9.8 "98% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.6 "86% said the reception staff was great."
      8.8 "88% thought the service was very professional."
    • 7.8 "Good breakfast."
    • 7.2 "Internet works."
    • 6.0 "Rooms are ok."
      6.0 "For only 60%, the bathroom was ok."
      6.1 "Only 61% thought the shower was ok."
    • 5.5 "Average value."

    Overall rating

    8.3 Excellent
    Based on 20 reviews
    • 9.7 "Terrific location."
    • 9.2 "World class service."
      9.8 "98% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 6.2 "Average comfort."
    • 6.0 "Rooms are ok."

    Overall rating

    8.2 Excellent
    Based on 284 reviews
    • 9.8 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      9.9 "99% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 9.1 "World class service."
      9.9 "99% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.5 "85% thought the service was very professional."
    • 7.4 "Good breakfast."
    • 7.2 "Internet works."
      10.0 "100% thought it was a great value."
    • 6.7 "Average comfort."
      5.2 "Only 52% said rooms were big enough."
      6.5 "For only 65%, the noise level was all right."
    • 6.2 "Rooms are ok."
      5.2 "Only 52% said rooms were big enough."
      6.4 "For only 64%, the bathroom was ok."
      6.1 "Only 61% thought the shower was ok."
      6.0 "Only 60% thought the furniture was functional."
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    Good to know
    "Clean rooms"
    "Comfortable beds"
    "Friendly service"
    "Close to public transport"
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