The King James Thistle Hotel is an elegant 4-star property placed next to St. Giles Cathedral, Edinburgh Zoo and Holyrood Park. Founded in 1972, the hotel underwent a renovation in 2008.
Nestled in the center of Edinburgh and a 5-minute walk from Edinburgh Waverley train station. The property is in a 10-minute walk to Edinburgh city center.
The hotel is set next to the castle, galleries and museums.
The King James Thistle Hotel is within a 15-minute drive to Turnhouse airport.
The King James Thistle Hotel offers stylish rooms with soothing décor featuring a private safe, a seating area, an iron with ironing board, free Wi-Fi and coffee/tea makers. The rooms come with en suite bathrooms featuring a shower, a hairdryer and a bathtub.
Eat & Drink
The lobby restaurant serves fine international meals. A variety of cocktails, coffee and tea is offered in the saloon bar.
The hotel offers a full english breakfast at the price of GBP 10 per person per night.
The hotel provides a baggage storage, an elevator and parking along with an exhibition space, a conference room and a catering service to fit the needs of all guests.
Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.
public parking is possible on site at GBP 8 per day.
Year renovated: 2008.
Number of floors: 6.
Number of rooms: 143.