The King James by Thistle

107 Leith St., Edinburgh EH13SW United Kingdom (GBR)
4 Star Downtown Hotel
55.9541634-3.1876407
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4.0/5

Based on 1444 guest reviews

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  • Avg. Group Discount of 7.5%!
  • Hotel has 143 rooms
  • Hotel has 6 floors
  • Check in time: 14.00
  • Check out time: 12.00
  • Group friendly rating of 8.2/10
  • Hotel has 6 meeting rooms

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Room Types

Check RatesStandard Twin Room
Non-Smoking

Local Attractions

Edinburgh Castle, Holyrood Place, edinburgh Zoo, Carlton Hill, Edinburgh Dungeons

Property Description

The King James hotel in Edinburgh City Centre is located near the world-famous Princes Street, and a short walk from the Castle and the historic Royal Mile. Whether you're here for work or pleasure, to visit the Edinburgh Fringe Festival or to see in the New Year at Edinburgh's Hogmanay, you're guaranteed a warm Scottish welcome in this hotel in the heart of Scotland's capital.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 14.00
Check Out: 12.00
Year of Last Renovation: 2009
Floors: 6
Rooms: 143
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 143
Handicap Rooms: 1
Suites: 1
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 6
Meeting Space: 150 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 250 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 0.3 Mi
Lounge/Bar Hours: 11am - 1am
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
2pm on the Day of Arrival
Nightly Parking: £6.0
Typical Group Deposit: 25%
Total Taxes: 20.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)

Amenities / Features


  • Alarm clock
  • Baby facilities in room
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Breakfast in room
  • Central location
  • Concierge service
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Fax available
  • Hair dresser
  • Laundry facilities
  • Licensed bar
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours room service
  • Safe in rooms
  • Shower
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable

Airport & Shuttle Information

15 Miles, Tram £5.00, Bus £4.60

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Pet Friendly?

Sorry, pets are not allowed.

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FAQs about The King James by Thistle

What time is check in?

Check in time is 14.00 based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

What time is check out?

Check out time is 12.00 based on the hotel's local time. Late check out may be available if requested at the front desk during your stay.

How many rooms does The King James by Thistle have?

There are 143 sleeping rooms in the hotel.

Is there any meeting space at The King James by Thistle?

Yes, they have 6 meeting rooms that can support various table layouts.

Can I get a AAA rate at The King James by Thistle?

Sorry, this hotel does not offer AAA hotel discounts at this time.

Can I get a Senior or AARP rate at The King James by Thistle?

Sorry, this hotel does not offer senior hotel discounts at this time.

Is there room service at The King James by Thistle?

Yes. Room service is perfect. Most guests were happy with the room service.

Is there shopping nearby?

Yes. Near to the city centre with good shopping options nearby. Located near shopping areas and has easy access to train stations. Great shopping. Most guests liked the proximity to shopping.

Is there a WiFi internet?

Yes. Wifi quick. Unlimited WiFi. Wifi quality could be improved. About half of guests said the wifi quality was bad.

Is there a bar?

Yes. Bar service is acceptable. Bar service was average, according to 67%.

Can I get a group rate at The King James by Thistle?

Yes, you can get room block and/or discount for a group if you need 10+ rooms per night. The average groups saves around 7.5%.

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