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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I stayed at this hotel with some friends. The check in was easy with a very helpful receptionist. The room was clean and well appointed although it was dated. I didn't eat in the restaurant as you're spoilt for choice in London but it all looked fine. I wouldn't rush back unless I got a good deal.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Stayed at this hotel during the bank holiday weekend and found it very relaxing.The staff were very friendly and helpful especially the guys on the bars.We travelled from Manchester to watch Motown the musical and the girl on reception was very helpful explaining our travel options to the theatre.We had breakfast here and it was plentiful and varied,no complaints.We decided... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed here for 2 nights recently. Rooms are somewhat dated but very clean. Boasts a swimming pool which is a novelty for London. Location wise it is serviced by 3 surrounding tube stations. Rooms were very well priced for the time of year. Reception was staffed with very friendly faces. Restaurant and Bar area looked very modern with no shortage... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed here for one night, upgraded to premium room with free breakfast by booking direct. Room was fantastic and breakfast was very good with big choice. Couldn't fault any of the staff either! Swimming pool, sauna, etc all ok... quite small and busy though.. Great value for a very good hotel in London!

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alfreton
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I was taken here by my son, on my 70th birthday. The hotel management surprised my wife and I with a bottle of champagne and chocolate cake, bringing it straight to our room just after we arrived. The rooms were nice, but no scenic views. From the windows one see's other buildings, etc. But that is not really a problem,... More 

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Worcester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

11 of us stayed here for one night on 20th August 2016, the staff were really helpful via email and in person, the receptionist helped us with our bags to the room, the team helped us to get 11 seats together at breakfast and the rooms were perfect for our stay, i really enjoyed the spa facilities, thank you thistle... More 

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Great Dunmow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We had a very enjoyable stay at the Thistle City Barbican on Saturday night. The hotel is in a great location and easily accessible by a short walk to the underground. The hotel staff were very welcoming and friendly. We stayed in a Premier Executive King room which was really spacious with a very comfy bed! We didn't get a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Good hotel. Rooms are little small but clean and hygienic. Front desk staff are polite but the restaurant staff can be better. Breakfast quality and quantity is good. They have swimming pool and jacuzzi with steam and sauna. Overall recommended for short stay.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here for three pleasant days. The staff at reception were very helpful and always willing to please. The room was clean and adequate for our needs. The central location was ideal. We had three wonderful breakfasts and had dinner just once which was simple but good. I would definitely return here.

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Hucknall, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The first thing to say about this hotel is that the breakfast was incredible and the best we have had in London. We also ate in the restaurant which we enjoyed although the pudding was very disappointing (we had custard tart but it was very poor and not good value for money). The room was good although the walls were... More 

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Within walking distance from Old Street and Barbican tube stations the Thistle City Barbican provides easy access to the whole of London and its many attractions. We have convenient transport links for King's Cross & Liverpool Street National Rail as well as St Pancras International station for Eurostar.Ideally located on the edge of the City of London, with the financial district just minutes away, we are also in a prime location for business travellers. Our dedicated conference facilities with 13 flexible meeting rooms will cater for business meetings, corporate special events, private dining and banquets for up to 170 delegates.Inclusive with your hotel booking you can enjoy the Otium Health & Leisure Club to work out, for a refreshing swim or simply relax and de-stress in the Jacuzzi, Sauna and Steam room. Whether you are here for business or leisure our Otium Health & Leisure Club has all you need to make your experience complete.Thistle City Barbican Hotel features 463 bedrooms including Standard, Deluxe and Family rooms as well as Suites. All of our guestrooms, meeting rooms and public areas are equipped with Free BT Openzone Wi-Fi internet access. For guests travelling to the Hotel by car there are 10 car parking spaces available which are allocated on a first come first serve basis. Alternatively there is a NCP carpark within walking distance. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Thistle City Barbican

Address: 120 Central Street | Clerkenwell, London EC1V 8DS, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London
Price Range: $110 - $209 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Thistle City Barbican 3*
Number of rooms: 463
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