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Thistle Barbican Shoreditch

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Indoor pool
Indoor pool
Indoor pool
In-room safe, desk, laptop workspace, iron/ironing board

Overview of Thistle Barbican Shoreditch

Thistle Barbican Shoreditch

3 out of 5

3.7/5 Good

Guests rated this property 3.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Gym
  • Breakfast available

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing
Central Street, Clerkenwell, London, England, EC1V 8DS

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationSt. Paul's Cathedral4 min drive
  • Popular LocationRussell Square5 min drive
  • Popular LocationThe British Museum6 min drive
  • AirportLondon (LHR-Heathrow)34 min drive

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About this area

London

Thistle Barbican Shoreditch is located in London City Centre, a neighbourhood in London, and is near a metro station. Museum of London and Shaftesbury Avenue are cultural highlights, and some of the area's attractions include London Eye and Sea Life London Aquarium. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Emirates Stadium or The Oval. Guests appreciate the hotel's convenience for public transportation: Old Street Underground Station is 10 minutes on foot and Barbican Station is 11 minutes.

What's nearby

  • St. Paul's Cathedral - 4 min drive
  • Russell Square - 5 min drive
  • The British Museum - 6 min drive
  • London Bridge - 6 min drive
  • Tower of London - 7 min drive

Getting around

  • London Old Street Station - 10 min walk
  • Old Street Underground Station - 10 min walk
  • Heathrow Airport (LHR) - 34 min drive

Restaurants

  • 120 Central Brasserie — 1 min walk
  • Jimmy & the Bee Coffee House - 4 min walk
  • Goswell Road Coffee - 4 min walk
  • The Old Ivy House - 4 min walk
  • The Shepherdess - 5 min walk

About this property

Thistle Barbican Shoreditch

3-star London hotel in London City Centre with full-service spa
This smoke-free hotel features a full-service spa, a restaurant and an indoor pool. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include 2 bars/lounges, a fitness centre and a spa tub. All 463 rooms offer 24-hour room service, coffee makers and flat-screen TVs with digital channels. Other amenities available to guests include portable fans, hairdryers and safes.
Thistle Barbican Shoreditch offers 463 forms of accommodation with a safe and coffee/tea makers. Flat-screen televisions come with digital channels.

Bathrooms include baths or showers, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and portable fans. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

An indoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a sauna and a fitness centre.
Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the hotel's full-service spa. Services include facials, body wraps, body treatments and manicures and pedicures. The spa is equipped with a sauna and a steam room.

The spa is open daily.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Self parking on site (GBP 30 per night)
  • Limited on-site parking

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast available for a fee 6:30 AM–10 AM on weekdays and 7 AM–11 AM on weekends: GBP 15 per person
  • 1 restaurant
  • 2 bars/lounges
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • Fitness centre
  • Full-service spa
  • Indoor pool
  • Sauna
  • Hot tub
  • Steam room

Family friendly

  • Indoor pool

Conveniences

  • Lift

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • Dutch
  • English
  • Greek
  • Italian
  • Korean
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Business centre
  • Meeting rooms

Spa

  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Facials
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Sauna
  • Spa open daily
  • Steam room

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille signage
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets
  • Portable fan

Bathroom

  • Bathtub or shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Digital channels
  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker

More

  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone
  • Restaurant dining guide
  • Safe

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Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - noon
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from August 4 2021 to January 31 2022 (dates subject to change):
  • Bar/Lounge(s)
  • Breakfast
  • Business centre
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dining venue(s)
  • Fitness facilities
  • Meeting facilities
  • Sauna
  • Spa
  • Spa/Beauty services
  • Hot tub
  • Swimming pool

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for GBP 30.0 per day.

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for full breakfast: GBP 15 per person (approximately)
  • Self-parking fee: GBP 30 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: GBP 30.0 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Diners Club, JCB International and debit cards; cash is not accepted
This property reserves the right to pre-authorise the guest's credit card prior to arrival.
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
The property’s pool is closed on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 8:30 AM to noon.

We should mention

Pool access available from 8 AM to 8:00 PM

Property is also known as

Barbican City Thistle
Barbican Thistle
Barbican Thistle City
City Barbican
City Thistle Barbican
Thistle Barbican
Thistle Barbican Hotel
Thistle Barbican Hotel City
Thistle City
Thistle Barbican Shoreditch Hotel London
Thistle Barbican Shoreditch Hotel
Thistle City Barbican London, England
Thistle City Barbican Hotel
Thistle City Barbican London
Thistle Barbican Shoreditch London
Thistle Barbican Shoreditch Hotel
Thistle Barbican Shoreditch London
Thistle Barbican Shoreditch Hotel London

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Overall score and ratings

3.7

Good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 241 out of 994 reviews
5 - Excellent 24%
Rating 4 - Good. 399 out of 994 reviews
4 - Good 40%
Rating 3 - Okay. 208 out of 994 reviews
3 - Okay 21%
Rating 2 - Poor. 88 out of 994 reviews
2 - Poor 9%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 58 out of 994 reviews
1 - Terrible 6%

3.8/5

Cleanliness

4.0/5

Staff & service

3.7/5

Amenities

3.4/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Good value but pool and sauna is a joke
Stayed 3 nights in Feb 2020

3/5 Okay

Stayed 1 night in Nov 2019

2/5 Poor

Travelled with group
Disliked: Amenities, property conditions & facilities
Dated and unclean especially the spa, the room did not live up to the description on the web site even after a complimentary upgrade
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

3/5 Okay

Liked: Staff & service
Disliked: Property conditions & facilities
very tired hotel
Hotel very tired looking. Bathroom poor Location further from tube than stated.
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020