THISTLE HOTEL EAST MIDLANDS

East Midlands Airport, Castle Donington Derby DE742SH United Kingdom (GBR)
View Map 1-800-230-4134
4 Star Airport Hotel
52.829374 -1.332134
Check availability
  • We have an indoor pool ready for use
  • Fitness center on property
  • Hotel has 164 rooms
  • Hotel has 2 floors
  • Check in time: 14.00
  • Check out time: 12.00
  • Groups/Meetings rating of 7.6/10
  • Hotel has 16 meeting rooms

Check Current Prices


Show Calendar

Show Calendar



Include Discounts:

Local Attractions

We’re handy, Aton Towers, Conkers and Donington Park

Customer Reviews of Thistle Hotel East Midlands

Property Description

Just a stone's throw from the airport, the motorway network, and just a mile from East Midlands Parkway railway station, Thistle East Midlands provides an ideal venue for business meetings and events or family occasions. Our largest function room, the Southwell Suite, seats up to 250 people theatre-style as a single space; it can also be divided into three smaller rooms. Like the Donington Suite, which seats 100 theatre style, and our beautiful atmospheric Loxley Room is often a popular choice an as initmate wedding venue. We have a total of 16 meeting rooms suitable for board and team meetings, training sessions, presentations, interviews and private dining. We also offer eight syndicate rooms, which you can hire as breakout rooms in conjunction with a larger space, or on their own for smaller groups. All our meeting rooms come fully equipped with: • Air-conditioning • Fast, Free, Unlimited BT Wi-Fi • Screens and LCD projectors on request

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 14.00
Check Out: 12.00
Year of Last Renovation: 2013
Floors: 2
Rooms: 164
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 164
Handicap Rooms: 1
Suites: 0
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 16 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 1000 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 250 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: On-site
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
Lounge/Bar Hours: 8am to midnight
Pool Info:
Our indoor pool is open 06.30 to 21.00
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
You must notify the Company of any cancellation, variation, or reduction to the Booking at least four weeks prior to the Function start date
Nightly Parking: £5
Total Taxes: 0.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
Avg. Buffet Breakfast Cost: 10.95 Per Person
Avg. Plated Lunch Cost: 19.50 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Lunch Cost: 11.50 Per Person
Banquet Gallon of Coffee: 3.20 Per Person

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
Pets are allowed at £30 per night


  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Breakfast in room
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Credit card accepted: JCB
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Express Check-Out
  • Fitness and health center
  • Hairdryer available
  • Central heating
  • Internet is Complimentary
  • Ironing facilities
  • Jacuzzi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Licensed bar
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Restaurant
  • 24 hours room service
  • Safe in rooms
  • Sauna
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Solarium
  • Swimming pool - indoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable

Airport & Shuttle Information

The hotel is on the airport site making it a 2 minute walk to the terminal.

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Breakfast Information

Continental Breakfast (is served in the room or bar depending upon the guests choice) Mon-Sun: 0300-0700 Full English Breakfast Mon-Fri: 7:00 - 10:00 Sat-Sun: 7:00 - 10:30

Similar hotels close by

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Thistle Hotel East Midlands

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Thistle Hotel East Midlands.

Feel free to use the Thistle Hotel East Midlands meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Castle Donington Derby event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Meters)
Size
(sqm.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Southwell 18 x 10 x 2 187 --/-- -- 140 -- 60 60 --/-- 250 -- --
Close This

Southwell

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
187 Sq. Meters
Dimensions:
18 x 10 x 2 Meters
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
6
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Full Day Rental:
£25.00 GBP
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
£115.00 GBP
Fast and free Wi-Fi included, complimentary arrival refreshment, free dinner to the organiser when staying the night prior
Photo of Southwell
Wollaton 6 x 10 x 3 62 --/-- -- 40 -- 24 26 --/-- 80 -- --
Close This

Wollaton

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
62 Sq. Meters
Dimensions:
6 x 10 x 3 Meters
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
2
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Full Day Rental:
£25.00 GBP
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
£115.00 GBP
Fast and free Wi-Fi included, complimentary arrival refreshment, free dinner to the organiser when staying the night prior
Kelham 6 x 10 x 3 62 --/-- -- 40 -- 24 26 --/-- 80 -- --
Close This

Kelham

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
62 Sq. Meters
Dimensions:
6 x 10 x 3 Meters
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
2
Columns:
0
Windows:
2
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Full Day Rental:
£25.00 GBP
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
£115.00 GBP
Fast and free Wi-Fi included, complimentary arrival refreshment, free dinner to the organiser when staying the night prior
Rufford 6 x 10 x 3 62 --/-- -- 40 -- 24 26 --/-- 80 -- --
Close This

Rufford

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
62 Sq. Meters
Dimensions:
6 x 10 x 3 Meters
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
2
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Full Day Rental:
£25.00 GBP
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
£115.00 GBP
Fast and free Wi-Fi included, complimentary arrival refreshment, free dinner to the organiser when staying the night prior
Donington Suite 14 x 7 x 2 108 --/-- -- 54 -- 38 40 --/-- 120 -- --
Close This

Donington Suite

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
108 Sq. Meters
Dimensions:
14 x 7 x 2 Meters
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
14
Columns:
0
Windows:
3
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Full Day Rental:
£25.00 GBP
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
£115.00 GBP
Fast and free Wi-Fi included, complimentary arrival refreshment, free dinner to the organiser when staying the night prior
Donington Suite Meeting Space Thumbnail 1
Donington Suite Meeting Space Thumbnail 2
Photo of Donington Suite
Craner 4 x 7 x 2 34 --/-- -- 12 -- 14 16 --/-- 24 -- --
Close This

Craner

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
34 Sq. Meters
Dimensions:
4 x 7 x 2 Meters
Floor Level:
1
Power Outlets:
5
Columns:
0
Windows:
1
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Full Day Rental:
£25.00 GBP
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
£115.00 GBP
Fast and free Wi-Fi included, complimentary arrival refreshment, free dinner to the organiser when staying the night prior
Melbourne 4 x 7 x 2 34 --/-- -- 12 -- 14 16 --/-- 24 -- --
Close This

Melbourne

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
34 Sq. Meters
Dimensions:
4 x 7 x 2 Meters
Floor Level:
1
Power Outlets:
5
Columns:
0
Windows:
1
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Full Day Rental:
£25.00 GBP
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
£115.00 GBP
Fast and free Wi-Fi included, complimentary arrival refreshment, free dinner to the organiser when staying the night prior
Swithland 8 x 6 x 2 55 --/-- -- 20 -- 23 25 --/-- 50 -- --
Close This

Swithland

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
55 Sq. Meters
Dimensions:
8 x 6 x 2 Meters
Floor Level:
1
Power Outlets:
5
Columns:
0
Windows:
2
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Full Day Rental:
£25.00 GBP
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
£115.00 GBP
Fast and free Wi-Fi included, complimentary arrival refreshment, free dinner to the organiser when staying the night prior
Loxley 8 x 9 x 2 72 --/-- -- 30 -- 28 30 --/-- 70 -- --
Close This

Loxley

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
72 Sq. Meters
Dimensions:
8 x 9 x 2 Meters
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
4
Columns:
0
Windows:
3
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Full Day Rental:
£25.00 GBP
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
£115.00 GBP
Fast and free Wi-Fi included, complimentary arrival refreshment, free dinner to the organiser when staying the night prior
Loxley Meeting Space Thumbnail 1
Loxley Meeting Space Thumbnail 2
Loxley Meeting Space Thumbnail 3
Photo of Loxley
Charnwood 8 x 3 x 2 27 --/-- -- -- -- -- 16 --/-- 20 -- --
Close This

Charnwood

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
27 Sq. Meters
Dimensions:
8 x 3 x 2 Meters
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
6
Columns:
0
Windows:
2
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Full Day Rental:
£25.00 GBP
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
£115.00 GBP
Fast and free Wi-Fi included, complimentary arrival refreshment, free dinner to the organiser when staying the night prior
Bradgate 6 x 3 x 2 22 --/-- -- -- -- -- 10 --/-- 15 -- --
Close This

Bradgate

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
22 Sq. Meters
Dimensions:
6 x 3 x 2 Meters
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
6
Columns:
0
Windows:
2
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Full Day Rental:
£25.00 GBP
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
£115.00 GBP
Fast and free Wi-Fi included, complimentary arrival refreshment, free dinner to the organiser when staying the night prior
Boardroom 7 x 4 x 2 35 --/-- -- -- -- 14 16 --/-- -- -- --
Close This

Boardroom

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
35 Sq. Meters
Dimensions:
7 x 4 x 2 Meters
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
6
Columns:
0
Windows:
1
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Full Day Rental:
£25.00 GBP
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
£115.00 GBP
Fast and free Wi-Fi included, complimentary arrival refreshment, free dinner to the organiser when staying the night prior
Boardroom Meeting Space Thumbnail 1
Boardroom Meeting Space Thumbnail 2
Photo of Boardroom

Testimonials: Why use Hotel Planner?

Testimonials icon
"So quick and easy. For someone who is unfamiliar with a particular city, it is a great resource." T.M. - Cincinnati, OH

Find out more Check Rates