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    Edinburgh Thistle Hotel

    59 Manor Place, Edinburgh EH3 7EG, Scotland
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    “manor suite” (12 reviews)
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    Reviewed 13 March 2016

    I booked this hotel through a Groupon deal and spent a pleasant, if expensive few days in Edinburgh. On arrival first impressions were good, staff weren't exactly welcoming and our room wasn't ready even though it was after 2pm which seemed strange to me. The...More

    Thank Geo B
    Response from Thistle H, Manager at Edinburgh Thistle HotelResponded 7 July 2016

    Dear billyandchell, Firstly thank you for taking the time to leave us some much valued feedback for your recent stay. I am sorry you found our staff weren't welcoming on arrival i can only apologize for this. I am please to read that overall it...More

    Reviewed 10 March 2016

    We booked 2 nights for 4 of us. Hotel in very very convenient quiet side street near Princes street, about a 10 minute walk. The staff could not have been more helpful. Very informative about how to see Edinburgh as we had never been before....More

    Thank ally270958
    Response from Thistle H, Manager at Edinburgh Thistle HotelResponded 7 July 2016

    Dear ally270958, Firstly thank you for taking the time to leave us some much valued feedback for your recent stay. I am glad the staff could not have been anymore helpful and provided you with lots of information to do with the city. I am...More

    Reviewed 10 March 2016 via mobile

    Booked room here at last minute, comfy bed, lovely homecooked meals, great value for money. Was given lots of advice on what to do and see locally. Breakfast was included in price. Close to town centre, would reccommend.More

    1  Thank sallyanne C
    Response from Thistle H, Manager at Edinburgh Thistle HotelResponded 7 July 2016

    Dear sallyanne C, Firstly thank you for taking the time to leave us some much valued feedback for your recent stay. I am pleased to hear that you found us great value for money and that you enjoyed a lovely homecooked meal. i am glad...More

    Reviewed 9 March 2016

    Property was within easy access to city centre. Was situated within the west end of Edinburgh. Friendly staff.Tired in places but clean. An old town house building many floors no lift. Limited amenities Problem one morning with upgrade on breakfast poor supplies ordering !. Hotel...More

    Thank Boro555
    Response from Thistle H, Manager at Edinburgh Thistle HotelResponded 7 July 2016

    Dear Boro555, Firstly thank you for taking the time to leave us some much valued feedback for your recent stay. I am pleased you found the hotels location was within easy access to the city centre and our staff were very friendly. I have spoken...More

    Reviewed 7 March 2016

    Stayed with friends for one night. Friendly receptionist on arrival. One of our rooms was large on the first floor but the other was in the basement and was quite dark. The breakfast was a disappointment as there was no hot food available, despite being...More

    Thank EllieMae93
    Response from Thistle H, Manager at Edinburgh Thistle HotelResponded 7 July 2016

    Dear EllieMae93, Firstly thank you for taking the time to leave us some much valued feedback for your recent stay. I am pleased you arrived to be greated by a friendly receptionist. With regards to breakfast all our rooms come with continental breakfast with full...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$95 - US$313 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #20 Family Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #37 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #44 Business Hotel in Edinburgh
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 14
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    • West End
    • Also Known As
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    Prevailing winds meant that most cities that grew in
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    Edinburgh was no exception, with its wealthiest
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    grand Georgian townhouses, private gardens and genteel
    crescents. These backstreets remain as dignified and
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    Nay1604
    30 January 2017|
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    Response from Thistle H | Property representative |
    Good evening Nay1604. Once you have reserved parking you are free to come and go aS you please. The space will remain yours until the date you have reserved it for expires. With regards to the Vegetarian breakfast; this is... More
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    "Don't stay in the basement/ground floor"
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    "Choose a suite if you can as they are much more spacious."
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    "Rooms on a lower level because there is no lift but the sound level (esp. phone ringing) is higher"
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    "ask for a low floor unless your very fit."
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