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In-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
In-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
In-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
In-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi

Guest reviews

4.2/5 Very good
435 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Breakfast included
Restaurant
Bar
Housekeeping
24/7 Front Desk

Cleaning and safety practices

Cleaned with disinfectant
Hand sanitizer provided
Personal protective equipment

Map

Explore the area

Popular LocationMuseum of the Great Western Railway16 min walk
Popular LocationATBShop Skate Warehouse16 min walk
Popular LocationSwindon Designer Outlet18 min walk
AirportOxford (OXF)54 min drive

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  • Double Room

    Room amenities

    • 129 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsDouble Room
  • Twin Room

    Room amenities

    • 129 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsTwin Room
  • Family Room

    Room amenities

    • 183 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
    More detailsFamily Room

About this area

Swindon

Located in Swindon, Thistle Express Swindon is in the city centre and near a train station. Barbury Castle and Wayland's Smithy are local landmarks, and some of the area's attractions include ATBShop Skate Warehouse and Combat Splat. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including outlet shopping.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Museum of the Great Western Railway - 16 min walk
  • ATBShop Skate Warehouse - 16 min walk
  • Swindon Designer Outlet - 18 min walk
  • Coate Water Country Park - 8 min drive
  • Lydiard Park - 11 min drive

Getting around

  • Swindon Station - 6 min walk
  • Bristol (BRS-Bristol Intl.) - 57 min drive

Restaurants

  • Groves Company Inn - 4 min walk
  • The Savoy - 5 min walk
  • Caffe Nero - 5 min walk
  • The Banquet - 5 min walk
  • Brogans - 5 min walk

About this property

Thistle Express Swindon

3-star hotel near Swindon Designer Outlet
A restaurant, a bar/lounge 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, express check-out and a reception hall. All 95 rooms offer complimentary wireless Internet access, flat-screen TVs with digital channels, and hairdryers. Safes, ironing boards and desks are among the other amenities that guests will find.
Thistle Express Swindon offers 95 forms of accommodation with a safe and a hairdryer. Flat-screen televisions come with digital channels.

Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

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

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 all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Parking nearby: GBP 6.00 per day (262 ft away; open 24 hours)

Food and drink

  • Free buffet breakfast available 6:30 AM–9:30 AM on weekdays and 7 AM–10 AM on weekends
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Conveniences

  • Lift
  • Reception hall

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Greek
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Linens

Bathroom

  • Hairdryer
  • Shower/bathtub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Digital channels
  • Flat-screen TV

More

  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Safe

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 3 PM and midnight
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
Guests arriving after 11 PM must ring the door bell, due to secured access to the property.<br><br>

Renovations and closures

This property is closed from 27 March 2020 to 10 August 2020 (dates subject to change).

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for GBP 15.00 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.

  • Nearby parking fee: GBP 6.00 per day(262 ft away; open 24 hours)
  • Rollaway bed fee: GBP 15.00 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 advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place
Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitiser
Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms

Property is also known as

Thistle Express Swindon Hotel
Thistle Express Hotel
Thistle Express
Thistle Express Swindon Hotel
Thistle Express Swindon Swindon
Thistle Express Swindon Hotel Swindon

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Thistle Express Swindon and receive a full refund?
Yes, Thistle Express Swindon offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Thistle Express Swindon cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is this property pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
What time is check-in at Thistle Express Swindon?
Check-in is from 3 PM to midnight. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at this hotel?
Checkout is at 11 AM.
Where is this property located?
Located in the heart of Swindon, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Museum of the Great Western Railway and Swindon Designer Outlet. ATBShop Skate Warehouse and Coate Water Country Park are also within 3 miles (5 km). Swindon Station is 6 minutes by foot.

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for Thistle Express Swindon

4.2
Very good
5 - Excellent
195
4 - Good
174
3 - Okay
42
2 - Mediocre
15
1 - Poor
9
4.4
Cleanliness
4.4
Service and Staff
4.2
Amenities
4.1
Property condition

4/5 Good

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Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

4/5 Good

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    Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

    Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

    4/5 Good

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

    Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2020

    4/5 Good

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020