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Thistle East Midlands Airport

4.0 of 5 East Midlands International Airport, Castle Donington DE74 2SH, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
14 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Outstanding as always, we had a cracking deal of overnight hotel stay, three course evening meal in the restaurant and ten night car parking, stayed he many times when we have a early flight and as always first class staff, lovely clean warm rooms and we had a excellent meal in the restaurant, as always some corridor noise during the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hotel is on the doorstep of the airport. The staff are very helpful, attentive and professional. To be honest The staff seemed to really enjoy their jobs (very lucky people). My room was so nice I didnt want to leave, as my stay was for an interview at the airport. Some people may think Thistle hotels are pricey but... More 

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Oxford
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60 reviews 60 reviews
31 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked to stay the night prior to our flight. The hotel was quiet, but we were given a converted syndicate room. The bed was so uncomfortable, that the idea of having a good night sleep before travelling, was lost. We would have been better staying at home and getting up early in the morning. The restaurant was also closed,... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
20 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

stayed here night before our holidays. The room was a good size, everything we needed there. It could have done with updating. I had ordered a food package beforehand. The food was exceptional. Presented perfectly and tasted just as good. Left early before breakfast and walked to departures in about 7 mins. On our return the roads were covered in... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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44 reviews 44 reviews
28 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good hotel particularly if you are flying from ema. However we were there for New Years eve and attended the decades ball. Great night, entertainment was excellent, disco too and the food was lovely and served very efficiently. Rooms are nice and very quiet. Only downside was breakfast next morning as everyone wanted arrived at the same time and they... More 

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Bishop Auckland, England, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
15 hotel reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Me and my fiancé stayed here before jetting off on holiday! This is by far one of the most convenient to the airport! This hotel is literally on the entrance we could walk to the airport! We had a few drinks in the bar and the staff were lovely! Later in the evening we ordered room service! Our meals were... More 

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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56 reviews 56 reviews
23 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked last minute due to snow and ice. It was a bitter night but in spite of the weather the reception staff were welcoming and very understanding. The same went for the early morning receptionist who went the last mile to help. The hotel was very conveniently located for the airport, the only comment I have was the cost... More 

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North East
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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting friends in the area they suggested a meal at The Thistle. We got a token as we drove into the hotel car park. We had a beautiful two course meal and drinks with excellent service. In total we spent over £80. Stupidly we assumed as we had spent a lot of money in the hotel our parking charge would... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We chose the hotel as we had an early flight and it was the closest to the airport and also had decent price (£120) for 1 nights accomodation and 15 days parking. Check in was fast and friendly, we were given a slip of paper to put in our car window and asked to move the car nearer the back... More 

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Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
19 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed one night at the end of our break. Plenty of space in the car park and it was only a five minute walk to / from the terminal. The public rooms and our room were desperate for updating, our room and bathroom was very clean but very tired. This hotel is in a prime position so get you finger... More 

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Address: East Midlands International Airport, Castle Donington DE74 2SH, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Derbyshire > Castle Donington
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Thistle East Midlands Airport 4*
Number of rooms: 164
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Also Known As:
Thistle East Midlands Airport Hotel Castle Donington
Hotel Thistle East Midlands Airport
Thistle East Midlands Airport Castle Donington, United Kingdom
Hotel Style:
#3 Luxury Hotel in Castle Donington
#5 Family Hotel in Castle Donington
#6 Romantic Hotel in Castle Donington

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