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Thistle East Midlands Airport

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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46 reviews 46 reviews
21 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

the combination of hotel and 15 days parking was much cheaper than gatwick and very convenient. The staff at the hotel were both pleasant and eager to help. We had an early morning flight and since our luggage didn't have wheels we asked reception to get us s taxi for 0600 the next morning. The night porter found us a... More 

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Dalgety Bay, United Kingdom
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72 reviews 72 reviews
39 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Lots about this hotel is fairly dismal. Gloomy rooms, shabby bathrooms, public areas 'styled' to look like I don't quite know what- sherrif of Nottingham? A gin and tonic served in a glass so hot the ice had melted before I lifted it off the bar is almost inexcusable, only topped by the reaction of the breakfast staff to my... More 

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Kirton in Lindsey, United Kingdom
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47 reviews 47 reviews
22 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We arrived in the afternoon in time for a swim in the small pool. After enjoying a three course meal in the evening, we retired for the night.. We had a buffet breakfast before the five minute walk across to the airport. Had our flight been later (after 7am), we could have had a hot breakfast. All in all, a... More 

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York, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Great location. Room OK. Restaurant service was absolutely laughable. Staff totally untrained. Food very late and uninspiring. Forgotten orders. Muddled orders. People were literally queuing to complain and voluble arguments were happening throughout our long awaited meal. The complaints appeared to occupy 3 staff at a time who were much needed for actual service! At one point a waiter walked... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff are the main asset to this hotel, Dean and Mike the bar staff were unreal, made a three day business trip enjoyable. Great location for airport, food was nice, not too expensive, hotel was really hot at night, room ok, could do with a refurbishment but all in all great value.

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Lichfield, United Kingdom
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43 reviews 43 reviews
32 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We always use airport hotels the night before flying to make everything easier the morning we fly. This time we used the Thistle it is an excellent hotel with very reasonable rates for parking the car while on holiday.

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Hull,uk
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50 reviews 50 reviews
14 hotel reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

brill location for the airport.Park your car in their car park then get up and walk to the terminal. On return walk to the car get in and leave. As a hotel its ok. Beds are double or twins not king size. Tea/coffee in the room, tv is limited in channels and very hard to find the planner. Restaurant was... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great check in with very good check in staff. Very friendly. Rooms good size great location for motorway or airport. Parking good price within the deal. Food good service good. Overall better than most

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Dudley
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19 reviews 19 reviews
15 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Chose this hotel due to its airport location as we had an early flight the next day. Have to say we were thoroughly disappointed. In my opinion this hotel is in desperate need of refurbishment. The rooms are dark and gloomy and totally unappealing. We booked two rooms and both had no heating on when we arrived and were absolutely... More 

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La Massana, Andorra
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172 reviews 172 reviews
54 hotel reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Overall now a very disappointing hotel. Reception staff are OK & check in was reasonably painless although they seemed to be a bit confused with bookings on Booking.Com. Rooms are no barely adequate with old & uncomfortable beds, poor quality linen & particularly uncomfortable pillows. Bathrooms are small, pokey, smelly & barely adequate facilities. More 2* than 3 or 4*... More 

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