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1 room, 2 adults

The Thistle House

3-star3 stars
1 Kilmaurs Terrace, Edinburgh, Scotland, EH16 5BZ, United Kingdom

3-star guesthouse, convenient to University of Edinburgh
  • Free continental breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking
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  • The thistle was in walking distance of the city. There is lots of buses to take you…Oct 2, 2019
  • This was a very nice place to stay. We were welcomed and treated very nicely. The only…Aug 2, 2019

The Thistle House

What’s around The Thistle House


  • In Newington
  • University of Edinburgh - 25 min walk
  • Princes Street - 31 min walk
  • Royal Mile - 32 min walk
  • Grassmarket - 32 min walk
  • Edinburgh Castle - 37 min walk
  • George Street - 38 min walk
  • Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre - 39 min walk

Getting around

  • Edinburgh (EDI) - 20 min drive
  • Edinburgh Waverley Station - 5 min drive
  • Edinburgh Haymarket Station - 8 min drive
  • Newcraighall Station - 15 min drive

At a glance

Key facts


  • 11 rooms


  • 24-hour check-in
  • Check-out time is 10:00 AM
The front desk is open daily from 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM.
If you are planning to arrive after 8:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID required

Travelling with others


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Free self parking (limited)

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

At the property

Food and drink
  • Free continental breakfast daily
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Garden
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Hindi

In the room

Home comforts
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Freshen up
  • Shower only
Be entertained
  • Flat-screen TV
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
  • Daily housekeeping

The Thistle House

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