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Thistle London Heathrow Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Bath Road - Longford, West Drayton UB7 0EQ, England
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Ranked #10 of 12 hotels in West Drayton
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    2.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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81 reviews 81 reviews
35 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I've had the misfortune to use this hotel several times this year as I need to attend regular monthly meetings held here. Tonight's experience finally took the biscuit. You'd think management would know that a) I'm a regular and b) also a loyalty card holder but clearly not. Even though I'd booked a double room I was downgraded to a... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I stayed here in July and decided to write because I stayed in the Premier Inn next door last night. The contrast could not be more stark. The rooms in the Thistle are tired, small and the bathrooms feel unclean. The only positive feature is the access to the pods (with a £5 charge if you please). Or you can... More

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London, United Kingdom
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15 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

When looking at options to park in Heathrow long term car park or stay the night before an early flight, any convenient hotels were really expensive. I have also been stung by "at the terminal airports" that are 20/30 minutes bus away, which really cancels out benefits. I found that the staying at the Thistle & parking my car at... More

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London, United Kingdom
17 reviews 17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Accessing Terminal 5 from this hotel is very easy with the Heathrow pod (which is also great fun!). In the morning before the flight, however, the pod was having some technical difficulties and we were stranded in the car park for 20 minutes. That's not the hotels fault, but it's worth considering if that feature is important to you. The... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I got this hotel through lastminute.com and it was a secret hotel, so I had no idea what I was getting until after I paid; The price was a steal (I booked it just a few hours ahead of arrival). On arrival, it looked ok. The outside could do with some TLC. On entry, it improved; Very nice foyer, and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The property is tired but clean and the interior is far better than the drab exterior. Taking the new pod from T5 to the hotel (£5) is an absolute buzz and I imagine children would love it! However, the outstanding feature of my stay was the professionalism and sheer friendliness of ALL the staff I interacted with - reception, bar... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Exterior has a great 1970's theme and yes the rooms are a little tired but sit on their roof terrace drink a pint of cold beer and as the sun goes down watch planes take off from the greatest airport in the greatest city in the world - amazing... Bonus catch the POD into the heart of T5.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were a little disappointed when we arrived at the hotel, the outside building is old and dated and it took some time for the reception to open the barrier to allow our cab in. The reception however is bright and has a nice coffee shop. The staff are helpful and polite. The hotel corridor is like a maze and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

After reading some of the reviews of the Thistle we were a little apprehensive over our overnight stay. Pulling up outside the hotel seemed to confirm some of the negative comments with the buildings rather drab and tired. However, the reception staff were pleasant and helpful and on arrival to our room we found it clean, airy, with comfortable beds... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for one night before a "red-eye" flight to Frankfurt. This hotel could never be described as pretty but it was functional and provided good value for money. It was convenient for Terminal 5. Be warned though, if you need an early night, this hotel is not for you. It is close to the runway and Heathrow being such... More

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Address: Bath Road - Longford, West Drayton UB7 0EQ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Middlesex > West Drayton
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Hotel Class:3 star — Thistle London Heathrow Hotel 3*
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Thistle London Heathrow Hotel West Drayton, Middlesex

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Located close to all terminals, with direct access to Terminal 5 via the eco friendly Ultra POD network in 7 minutes. As well as boasting spectacular views of the northern runway and architectural splendor of terminal 5 from the hotel restaurant, terrace and bar. The Thistle London Heathrow is the ideal place to unwind whether you are flying off early or arriving late at night. Also because we're close to central London Thistle London Heathrow is a perfect venue for business meetings and other events. ... more   less 
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