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Thistle Middlesbrough

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Fry Street, Middlesbrough TS1 1JH, England
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Ranked #2 of 10 Hotels in Middlesbrough
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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34 reviews 34 reviews
14 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Restaurant is lovely and welcoming. Came with family and we all got a 3 course meal each. The Salmon Creme Frecie starter was delicious, same with the dessert Belgian cheesecake. Got the Steak as a main asked for medium it was cooked more than that, was served with chips and a tomato. They could improve by adding a salad... More

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DR0b1, General Manager at Thistle Middlesbrough, responded to this review

Dear Bfordx, thank you very much for providing feedback following your familys visit to our restaurant. I am pleased that you enjoyed the service and quality of food. I appreciate your feedback on your chosen dishes and will forward this to the company Food and Beverage Director who develops the core menu that we offer throughout the brand. At Thistle... More

Manchester, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here for one night on business, and from the minute I checked in until the minute I checked out it was a pleasure. They had a function on, and even though it was really busy I still didn't have to wait long at check in, or at the bar, or in the restaurant. The room was really modern... More

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DR0b1, General Manager at Thistle Middlesbrough, responded to this review

Dear Dewy_73, thank you for taking the time to post your review following your stay. I am delighted to read that you enjoyed your visit from the service provided by our team to the quality of bedroom and food in the restaurant. I really appreciate your comments and share all reviews from this site with our team so that we... More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Don't be put off with the external photo of this hotel. Inside you will be totally surprised at how good it presents. Our bedroom and bathroom were spotless. It was great to find a very well appointed bathroom. We were with a tour and had an evening meal included. The tables were spotless with white table cloths and very attractively... More

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DR0b1, General Manager at Thistle Middlesbrough, responded to this review

Dear susiejimguerra, Thank you for taking time to provide feedback following your recent visit to Thistle Middlesbrough, I was very pleased to learn that you had an enjoyable stay with us and found our team to be well trained, friendly and courteous. I appreciate that you did not expect to see a Christmas tree so early in the year however... More

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28 reviews 28 reviews
5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the spa at the Thistle hotel with a friend. Had Gel nails, facial and massage. Rachel the therapist was excellent in every way and made it the best spa visit I have ever had. Great work Rachel I will be back!

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DR0b1, General Manager at Thistle Middlesbrough, responded to this review

Dear MiddlesbroughL, Thank you for taking the time to add a review to this site, I am delighted that you enjoyed your treatments in the Otium Health Club. The Beauty Rooms are owned and operated by Kylie and her team as a separate business to the hotel, it is advisable to book in advance, prices and treatments can be viewed... More

Scunthorpe, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were greeted by a friendly receptionist who gave booked us in quickly and gave us some added information about the area and a map to assist us. I don't look for faults in hotels, but as soon as I walked into the bathroom I saw at least 5 hairs including pubic in the corner. This totally appalled me. My... More

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DR0b1, General Manager at Thistle Middlesbrough, responded to this review

Dear LindaThomas45, Thank you for adding your review to Trip Advisor following your visit for the Great North Run, I am disappointed to read that there was an issue with cleanliness in your bedrooms and I am sorry that you found it necessary to complain, it is not often that we experience this type of issue and I thank you... More

Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
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51 reviews 51 reviews
19 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I haver used this hotel for conferences, awards events and promotional days and I have never been disappointed since 1998!! I have stayed on many occasions and its always a great nights stay and breakfast. often you get views of the home of European football, The Riverside Stadium. Easy access to the town centre, town hall and university so all... More

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DR0b1, General Manager at Thistle Middlesbrough, responded to this review

Dear Andrew M, Thank you very much for taking the time to provide feedback regarding the hotel and our conference service. I am delighted that you use the hotel on a regular basis allowing us the opportunity to look after your clients. The hotel offers extensive conference facilities with 17 meeting rooms, including rooms to accommodate smaller meetings and interviews... More

Dunblane, United Kingdom
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45 reviews 45 reviews
40 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Middlesborough does not have any decent four star or five star hotels and this is the best of the lot. The Thistle is very central, 5 mins walk from the station and 10 minutes from the University. It is located in an ugly old tower block accessed via a multi storey car park. The Reception is dated, cluttered and tired.... More

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DR0b1, General Manager at Thistle Middlesbrough, responded to this review

Dear renniealdo, Thank you for taking the time to post your comments, your feedback relating to the quality of food in the restaurant, our fast free Internet access and the service offered by our team is very valuable to us and I am very pleased that you found these to be excellent in each department of the hotel. I am... More

Mumbai (Bombay), India
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31 reviews 31 reviews
24 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

The loaction of the hotel works well for a business traveller. The rooms are clean and of good standard. The breakfast is well spread out and has an assortment of options. The gym is well equipped and open all day. The rooms with the view of the Teeside port are great, request for one if possible, the lovel girl (Sarah... More

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DR0b1, General Manager at Thistle Middlesbrough, responded to this review

Dear rajeevlewis, Thank you very much for providing me with feedback following your recent visit. I was delighted that you found the receptionist helpful, friendly and efficient and your bedroom was clean and of a good standard. The hotel is very well located in the town centre which enables our guests to easily access Middlesbrough Train Station, shopping and entertainment... More

London, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

I had anticipated spending a weekend in Middlesbrough at a DOCTOR WHO convention at this very spick and span hotel tucked away off Middlesbrough's Corporation Street - sadly on my arrival from London I found the event cancelled. Notwithstanding this the friendly staff booked me in for an overnight stay before my long drive home. A very good room, quiet,... More

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DR0b1, General Manager at Thistle Middlesbrough, responded to this review

Dear WINETEACHER32, thank you for taking the time to add your review, I am sorry that the event you were attending was cancelled at very short notice by the organisers. I know my team were looking forward to meeting some of the actors and crew who have been involved in the Doctor Who series over the years. I am pleased... More

Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

A good hotel with great friendly staff. Very easy to find and a good location if you need to travel. located smack bang in the city centre but without the noise. Rooms are clean and of a good standard. Only had breakfast each day but that was very nice!

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Dear Andy D, thank you for taking the time to add a review to this site, I am pleased that you enjoyed your stay at Thistle Middlesbrough and were well looked after by our friendly team. I hope that we have the opportunity to welcome you back in the near future. Kindest Regards Damon Roberts General Manager More

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Additional Information about Thistle Middlesbrough

Address: Fry Street, Middlesbrough TS1 1JH, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Middlesbrough
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Thistle Middlesbrough 4*
Number of rooms: 140
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