Thistle Hotel

A Historic Hotel in Edinburgh, Lothian

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59 Manor Place, George Street

Thistle Hotel, Edinburgh

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Accommodation Description:

Situated in the heart of the city centre, 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 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.During your stay, your accommodation will be in one of 11 en-suite rooms. All bedrooms are elegant, comfortable and spacious.The hotel is family run and we offer live music in the form of Swing Jazz music on Saturday nights and various other live bands on Friday nights.If you are planning an event in Edinburgh and require a setting that is rich in Scottish character as well as meeting your specific business or personal needs, then the Edinburgh Thistle Hotel is the perfect city centre venue.

3 star rating

From: £100.00


  • Hotel Non-Smoking Throughout
  • Cots available
  • Airport Shuttle
  • Wi-Fi Available
  • Meeting Facilities
  • TV
  • Satellite TV
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Tea/Coffee making facilities in each room
  • Hairdryer in each room
  • Trouser press in each room
  • Iron And Board In Each Room
  • Telephone In Each Room
  • Wake Up Call Available
  • Pets Allowed
  • Car Parking Available Offsite
  • Park and Ride
  • In-room Broadband
  • Wi-Fi Available In Public Areas
  • Wi-Fi Available In Rooms
  • [Channels] News
  • [Channels] Sky Sports
  • [Channels] Movies (Free)
  • [Channels] Foreign (European)
  • [Channels] Foreign (Other)
  • [Channels] Music
  • [Channels] Childrens
  • Radio

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Writer's Museum - 0.9 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Gladstone's Land - 0.9 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

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Greyfriars Kirk, Edinburgh - 1 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

St Giles Cathedral - 1 miles (Cathedral) Heritage Rating

Royal Botanic Garden - 1.1 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

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