Due to a major redevelopment project of the Victoria Circle area, the Thistle Westminster closed
in November 2012.
Below details are for historical interest only and relate to when the hotel
The Thistle is a contemporary purpose built hotel suitable as a base for
exploring the attractions of central London. The lobby welcomes you with a
modern environment and carved wooden armchairs along with comfortable sofas. An
unusual aspect of the hotel is the use of tan bricks within the interiors.
All bedrooms are fully air-conditioned with en suite bathrooms. The décor mostly
features the use of blues and greens. In-room amenities include WiFi high speed
internet access, Telephone, Hairdryer, iron and ironing board, radio, work desk, Trouser press, Safe,
flat screen Television with freeview channels and
Tea/coffee facilities. Some rooms also have a sofa.
The hotel offers room service 24 hours a day.
A choice of hotel rooms for your next stay in London
The Brasseria Restaurant Westminster
: Serves a mix of British and
European dishes in comfortable and contemporary surroundings. The menu is
complimented by an extensive cellar of classic and New World wines. Open for
breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Open: 07.00 till 22.00 (Weekends from 07.30)
The Brasseria Bar & Lounge Westminster
: 58 seat capacity. Relaxed and
informal bar which serves drinks and snacks all day long. Features two large
screen plasma TV's showing sports events.
Open: 11.00 till 01.00 (Sunday till 23.30)
The Thistle Westminster hotel has 5 meeting rooms with a capacity for up to 150 delegates. Passes
allowing access to a fitness centre close by are available for guests from the
hotel. A concierge service operates at this hotel to assist with local
information, luggage and other services. WiFi can be picked up in all parts of
the hotel. Lifts within the hotel.
Local hotels analysed:
The 50 nearest hotel around this area (Buckingham Palace Road, SW1 postcode) which we have have on our website extend out to a 0.6 miles (1.0 km) radius.
The breakdown by star rating is
18 five star hotels (average rating 89%),
16 four star hotels (average rating 79%),
14 three star hotels (average rating 72%) and
3 two star hotels (average rating 64%).
Of the 50 local hotels top rated are the 41 Hotel
(5 star) and also the Artist Residence London
(4 star) (both joint top with 97%).
: We use base rates as a guide to the hotel starting rates. They do not include special offers and deals though so are just a rough guide.
Of the 50 closest hotel analysed we have base rate data for 49 of them. Taking all the hotel in the area together the average starting rate is £162 per night.
Rates range from £44 at Hanover Hotel
(3 Star, 62%) with top rates of £390 at Berkeley Hotel
(5 Star, 88%).
Rates broken down by star rating:
Five Star average: £256,
Four Star average: £132,
Three Star average: £74 and
Two Star average: £54.
In terms of value for money for the local area we rank 51 Buckingham Gate Taj Suites
There are two Thistle hotels within a
short walk of each other, The Thistle Westminster (this hotel) and the
. Confusion can easily arise since they are both on the Buckingham
spaces available but very limited.
134 (50 rooms are executive/deluxe standard) (20 family
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