The King James by Thistle Hotel is located just off Princes Street in the heart of the historical and cultural Edinburgh, an ideal place to stay for those looking to explore the many attractions of the city. The hotel is located close to all the famous shopping venues of Princes Street, not far from the Royal Mile and close to such historical and cultural attractions such as the Edinburgh Castle and National Gallery.
This modern and business-friendly 4-star hotel in the city centre offers guests all they need for a pleasant and comfortable stay, with a wide a range of 143 rooms as well as suites and a host of facilities that cater for all guests, whether you are staying for business or leisure. After a long day out in the city or if you just need to unwind a bit there are some great ways to do so, either enjoy a drink in the cosy bar/lounge or there is also live entertainment on most evenings with traditional Scottish music, dance and food. For guests staying at the hotel on business or looking to host important events there are all the facilities you need with 7 meeting rooms of various sizes along with conference facilities and the professional staff can help with any event catering with a concierge service and special menus. Additional services at this modern hotel include a restaurant, wireless internet is available for a charge and a 24-hour front desk is always available to help with any request you might have.
Distance from Airport:
10 miles - Edinburgh International Airport
The wonderful choice of rooms at the hotel includes standard, deluxe and executive single and double rooms along with a choice of suites with junior and double suites; there are also adapted twin rooms for disabled guests with wheelchair access.
All of the rooms are well furnished and come with a range of modern amenities including: LCD TV - coffee/tea maker - wireless internet - telephone - desk - private bathroom - shower - hair dryer -toiletries.
Location and Resort:
With a UNESCO World Heritage Site at the heart of the city combining the medieval Old Town, the Georgian New Town and award winning modern architecture, Edinburgh is a great place to visit for a city break. Explore Edinburgh at your leisure; you'll see views that make for perfect picture postcards, mysterious winding streets, elegant terraces and an abundance of shops, bars and restaurants.
Eating and Drinking:
The Craig's Restaurant is located on the 3rd floor of the hotel and provides a warm, welcoming and comfortable atmosphere to enjoy a range of modern dishes and home cooked favourites. The restaurant is open all day from 7am till 9:45pm for breakfast, lunch and dinner, serving Scottish and European cuisine from fresh local produce.
For a quiet and casual place to enjoy an aperitif, or a drink, snack or light meal throughout the day there is the Boston Bean Company bar also on the 3rd floor of the hotel. The bar/lounge provides comfortable and contemporary surroundings and is open all day from 11am till 1am.
The hotel does not have a swimming pool.
The King James by Thistle Hotel is an ideal choice for anyone looking to stay in the centre of Edinburgh, with its excellent of business and leisure facilities along with a great variety of rooms it has all you need for an enjoyable stay in the city.
Individuals, couples, families and groups