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Overview of Thistle London Hyde Park Kensington Gardens

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Hypo-allergenic bedding, in-room safe, desk, blackout drapes
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Hypo-allergenic bedding, in-room safe, desk, blackout drapes

Thistle London Hyde Park Kensington Gardens

4 out of 5

4.0/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.1/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available
  • Business services
  • Parking available

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment

Explore the area

    Popular LocationHyde Park9 min walk
    Popular LocationMarble Arch7 min drive
    Popular LocationBuckingham Palace10 min drive
    AirportLondon (LHR-Heathrow)37 min drive

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Sorry, this property is temporarily unavailable Wed., Dec. 23 2020 - Wed., May 19 2021.

Deluxe Double Room, 1 Double Bed

4.7/5 guest room rating
  • 193 sq ft
  • Park view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Deluxe Double Room, 1 King Bed

3.9/5 guest room rating
  • 215 sq ft
  • Park view
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 King Bed

Deluxe Twin Room, 2 Twin Beds

4.5/5 guest room rating
  • 215 sq ft
  • Park view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Twin Beds

Standard Twin Room

4.6/5 guest room rating
  • 151 sq ft
  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Twin Beds

Junior Double Room (Suite)

4.7/5 guest room rating
  • 355 sq ft
  • Park view
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Double Bed

Standard Double Room

4.2/5 guest room rating
  • 150 sq ft
  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Family Room (3)

4.3/5 guest room rating
  • 205 sq ft
  • Park view
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Double Bed and 1 Twin Bed

About this area

London

Located in London's London City Centre neighborhood, Thistle London Hyde Park Kensington Gardens is in the city center and near a metro station. Kensington Palace and Royal Albert Hall are notable landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Kensington Gardens and Hyde Park. Consider Piccadilly Theatre for a night out, and don't miss Natural History Museum, a top local attraction. Guests appreciate the hotel's location for the sightseeing. It's also convenient to public transportation: Queensway Underground Station is 3 minutes by foot and Bayswater Underground Station is 5 minutes.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Kensington Gardens - 1 min walk
  • Hyde Park - 9 min walk
  • Kensington Palace - 10 min walk
  • Marble Arch - 7 min drive
  • Buckingham Palace - 10 min drive

Getting around

  • Queensway Underground Station - 3 min walk
  • London Paddington Station - 11 min walk
  • Heathrow Airport (LHR) - 37 min drive

Restaurants

  • The Brasserie — 1 min walk
  • Mandarin Kitchen — 3 min walk
  • Taza Sandwich — 4 min walk
  • Mamma Mia — 4 min walk
  • Cafe Roma — 5 min walk

About this property

Thistle London Hyde Park Kensington Gardens

Art Deco London hotel in London City Centre, walk to Kensington Gardens
A restaurant, a bar/lounge, and a snack bar/deli are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include self parking, 24-hour room service, and concierge services. All 175 soundproofed rooms feature free WiFi and 24-hour room service. LED TVs, coffee makers, and hair dryers are among the other amenities available to guests.
Thistle London Hyde Park Kensington Gardens offers 175 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and coffee/tea makers. LED televisions are featured in guestrooms. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

This London hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is offered daily and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Self parking on site (GBP 24.00 per day)
  • Height restrictions apply for onsite parking

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee 7:00 AM–10:00 AM on weekdays and 7:00 AM–10:30 AM on weekends: GBP 15 per person
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Filipino
  • French
  • Italian
  • Lithuanian
  • Polish
  • Romanian
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Computer station
  • Meeting rooms

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding

Bathroom

  • Eco-friendly toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 43-inch LED TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • LED light bulbs
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Soundproofing

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - midnight
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

This property is closed from December 23 2020 to May 19 2021 (dates subject to change).

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for GBP 30.0 per night

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: GBP 15 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: GBP 24.00 per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: GBP 30.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards and debit cards; cash is not accepted

We should mention

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
Parking height restrictions apply

Property is also known as

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4.0
Very good
Rating 5 - Excellent. 411 out of 1295 reviews
5 - Excellent 32%
Rating 4 - Good. 589 out of 1295 reviews
4 - Good 45%
Rating 3 - Okay. 192 out of 1295 reviews
3 - Okay 15%
Rating 2 - Poor. 70 out of 1295 reviews
2 - Poor 5%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 33 out of 1295 reviews
1 - Terrible 3%

4.1/5

Cleanliness

4.2/5

Staff & service

3.8/5

Amenities

3.9/5

Property conditions & facilities

1/5 Terrible

We made a 2 room reservations for March 20 , due to Covid 19 airports where lockdown and we unable to travel , this Hotel refuse to reimburse us or give us a voucher even when it was for a Force Majuire Cause or Act of god.
Stayed 9 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Hotel staff were friendly and welcoming. The location was easily accessible by bus and tube. Room was clean and tidy
Stayed 7 nights in Feb 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
It is situated near Marble Arch and opposite to Primax of Oxford Street. The place is splendid for shopping and moving aroud by puclic transport. Rooms are large in this area of London. Clean and efficient service when needed.
Stayed 4 nights in Jul 2020

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 4 nights in Apr 2019

1/5 Terrible

Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2020