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Thistle Edinburgh, The King James

107 Leith Street, Edinburgh, EH1 3AT, United Kingdom
+44 871 376 9016

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Overall guest ratings

8.3/10 Excellent
Based on 1,791 reviews
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  • 9.4
  • 8.8
  • 4.6
  • 3.7

Good to know

  • Friendly service
  • Train station is close

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    About

    With a stay at Thistle Edinburgh, The King James in Edinburgh (New Town), you'll be minutes from Waterloo Place and Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre. This hotel is close to St. Giles' Cathedral and Princes Street Gardens.

    Rooms

    Stay in one of 143 guestrooms featuring LCD televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and digital programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and desks.

    Amenities

    Make use of convenient amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and wedding services.

    Dining

    Satisfy your appetite at the hotel's restaurant, which serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner, or stay in and take advantage of 24-hour room service. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge.

    Business, Other Amenities

    Featured amenities include dry cleaning/laundry services, a 24-hour front desk, and luggage storage. This hotel has 7 meeting rooms available for events. Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.

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    Amenities

    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Facilities for Disabled Guests
    • Concierge service
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • No smoking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • 24 hour front desk
    • Safe
    • Pets not allowed
    • Parking (surcharge)
    • Storage available
    • Wedding services
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    Overall Rating

    8.3 Excellent
    Based on 1,791 reviews
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
    • 8.8 "Great service."
    • 8.2 "Breakfast is good."
    • 5.5 "Rooms are ok."
    • 5.4 "Average comfort."
    • 4.6 "Internet is poor."
    • 3.7 "Bad amenities."
    • 3.5 "Bar is not good."
    • 2.1 "Horrible vibe."
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    Overall Rating

    8.3 Excellent
    Based on 1,307 reviews
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      9.9 "99% liked the proximity to shopping."
      9.5 "95% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
    • 8.6 "Breakfast is good."
    • 8.4 "Great service."
      9.2 "92% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.6 "86% thought the service was very professional."
    • 6.3 "Average value."
      6.2 "The price was ok for 62%."
    • 5.9 "Food is average."
      6.1 "Only 61% were satisfied with the menu."
      6.2 "The price was ok for 62%."
    • 5.6 "Average comfort."
      6.4 "Beds were acceptable for 64%."
    • 4.3 "Internet is poor."
      3.9 "61% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 3.5 "Bad amenities."
      3.7 "63% thought the building wasn't nice."
      1.7 "For 83%, the lobby entrance was sub-standard."
      1.0 "90% didn't like the architecture."
      0.4 "96% thought the facilities needed updating."
    • 3.4 "Bar is not good."
    • 2.1 "Horrible vibe."
      0.7 "93% criticized the unstylish hotel."
      2.7 "73% didn't like the unstylish hotel."
      1.7 "For 83%, the lobby entrance was sub-standard."
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    Overall Rating

    8.5 Excellent
    Based on 232 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
    • 8.9 "Great service."
      9.6 "96% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.7 "77% said the reception staff was great."
      8.4 "84% thought the service was very professional."
    • 8.0 "Breakfast is good."
    • 6.5 "Average value."
    • 5.7 "Rooms are ok."
      6.2 "Beds were acceptable for 62%."
      6.6 "Only 66% said rooms were big enough."
    • 5.3 "Average comfort."
      6.2 "Beds were acceptable for 62%."
      6.6 "Only 66% said rooms were big enough."
    • 4.7 "Internet is poor."
      4.2 "58% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 4.1 "Bad amenities."
      4.2 "58% thought the building wasn't nice."
    • 2.4 "Horrible vibe."
      0.9 "91% criticized the unstylish hotel."
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    Overall Rating

    8.1 Excellent
    Based on 250 reviews
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      9.9 "99% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
    • 8.5 "Great service."
      9.3 "93% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.6 "76% said the reception staff was great."
    • 7.9 "Good breakfast."
    • 5.8 "Rooms are ok."
      6.5 "Beds were acceptable for 65%."
      5.5 "Only 55% thought the shower was ok."
    • 5.7 "Average comfort."
      6.5 "Beds were acceptable for 65%."
    • 5.3 "Internet is average."
    • 4.0 "Bar is not good."
    • 3.9 "Bad amenities."
      4.0 "60% thought the building wasn't nice."
    • 2.2 "Horrible vibe."
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    Hotel type
    Business Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for business travelers.
    City Hotel
    Guests say it is the perfect hotel for a city trip.
    Good to know
    "Friendly service"
    "Train station is close"
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