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Express Single Room
129 square feet
1 Single Bed
Room sleeps 1 guest
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Other room types
Express Double Room
205 square feet
1 Double Bed 1 Queen Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Express Twin Room
194 square feet
2 Single Beds
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Family Room, Multiple Beds
1 Double Bed and 1 Single Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Get an overview of this hotel
3-star hotel with free breakfast and bar/lounge

Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free WiFi
Smoke-free property
24-hour front desk

Location

Located in the heart of Luton, this hotel is 0.8 mi (1.3 km) from University of Bedfordshire and within 12 miles (20 km) of ZSL Whipsnade Zoo and Hertfordshire County Showground. Verulamium Museum and Verulamium Park are also within 12 miles (20 km). Luton Station is only a 4-minute walk and Luton Airport Pkwy Station is 21 minutes.

Hotel features

A bar/lounge, self parking and coffee/tea in a common area are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free buffet breakfast and free WiFi in public areas are also provided. Other amenities include a 24-hour front desk.

Room amenities

All 152 rooms offer complimentary wireless Internet access, flat-screen TVs with cable channels, and hairdryers. Other amenities available to guests include safes, phones and ironing boards.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A complimentary breakfast is offered each morning. Wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Limited on-site parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis (surcharge).

Thistle Express London Luton is a smoke-free property.

  • Free breakfast
  • Parking (limited spaces)
  • Bar/lounge
  • Luggage storage
  • Total number of rooms - 152
  • Coffee/tea in common areas
  • Free WiFi
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Smoke-free property
  • 24-hour front desk

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English

Parking

Self parking (surcharge) , Parking (limited spaces)

Room Amenities

Thistle Express London Luton offers 152 forms of accommodation with a safe and a hairdryer. 40-inch Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit and complimentary toiletries. This Luton hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and blackout curtains. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

  • Free WiFi
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Phone
  • Desk
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • In-room safe
  • Number of bathrooms - 1
  • Cable TV service
  • Flat-panel TV

Where to Eat

A complimentary hot/cold buffet breakfast is served on weekdays between 6:30 AM and 9:30 AM and at the weekend between 7 AM and 10 AM.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-in time ends at 5 AM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are 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. Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cots/infant beds. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

For Sat Nav please enter postcode LU1 2PA. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cots/infant beds.

No cots (infant beds) available

Only service animals are allowed

Parking height restrictions apply

Fees

Optional extras

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

  • Self-parking fee: GBP 10.00 per day

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

Hotel Names

  • Thistle Express Luton Hotel
  • Thistle Express Hotel
  • Thistle Express

We should mention

Parking height restrictions apply.

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