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Thistle Marble Arch

4 stars
Bryanston Street,, Marble Arch, London, W1H 7EH
Hotel Overview
Reviewer score
3.9
out of 5
71 reviews
Family gathering

Excellent for sight seen and shopping, the room is very comfortable and the staff is very helpful See full review

  • Super saudi
  • Jun 14, 2014
Lovely hotel

A beautiful hotel conveniently located close to the major stores on Oxford street. The check-in was... See full review

  • KEC9
  • Dec 5, 2013
Shopper's delight Art Deco-style luxury hotel on Oxford Street

Offering 4-star comfort in the heart of London's prime shopping district, the Thistle Marble Arch offers nearly 700 spacious and contemporary rooms, all boasting every conceivable amenity and convenience. Three distinct drinking/dining venues cater to a variety of tastes and preferences, from traditional afternoon tea to a more formal evening meal. Finally, a 24/7 concierge staff will tend to your every need and 24-hour room service ensures every body clock is well nourished.

Highlights
  • Video conferencing available (requires 48 hours notice)
  • Prime location overlooking Oxford Street and Marble Arch
  • The largest air-conditioned guest rooms in London
Rooms

The Thistle Marble Arch overlooks Oxford Street and Marble Arch and boasts the largest air-conditioned rooms in London. Contemporary layouts with seating areas provide guests with well-deserved spacious comfort. The 692 rooms, including 202 executive rooms and suites, all feature Wi-Fi (fees apply), satellite TV, coffee and tea making facilities, luxury toiletries, newspaper, mini-bar, vibrating pillows and walk-in shower.  

Features

The Thistle Marble Arch, located on Oxford Street near Park Lane, is a 4-star Art Deco-style luxury hotel that pampers guests with all of the style and grandeur of yesteryear with the comforts and conveniences of the modern day.

Business and leisure go hand-in-hand with nearly 700 spacious bedrooms, all comfortably decorated and boasting every conceivable amenity and convenience.

An on-site fitness center is the perfect place to work off that extra clotted cream-topped slice of pie, though with Hyde Park just across the street, a scenic, outdoor walk is within easy reach.

The hotel offers three distinct dining experiences: The Carvery, a 1930s-themed London restaurant, serves a classic carvery buffet; Glenn Miller's Bar, a traditional London bar adorned with music memorabilia of the American jazz musician, is the ideal place to enjoy a drink or light meal; and The Lounge, a leather sofa-adorned lobby bar, is the perfect place to grab a quick bite or relax for afternoon tea.

Transportation
  • Bond Street tube station (0.3 mi./0.5 km)
  • Marble Arch tube station (0.1 mi./0.2 km)
  • Heathrow Airport (12.9 mi./20.8 km)
Attractions
  • Hyde Park (0.5 mi./0.8 km)
  • Marble Arch (1.4 mi./2.3 km)
  • Oxford Street (0.6 mi./0.9 km)
Business
  • Four large suites and 16 meeting rooms
  • Full-service special events staff
  • State-of-the-art audio/visual facilities 

Thistle Marble Arch Rooms

Executive King Room
For added luxury, stay in an Executive room at Thistle Marble Arch. You can access the Club Lounge to treat yourself to complimentary breakfast, drinks and snacks. Facilities in every room include flat-screen TV, BT Openzone wireless internet access, air-conditioning and tea and coffee making facilities. Room service is available 24- hour a day and a gym workout room is available for residents. Double bed, sleeps 2 Facilities Available: BT Open zone Wi-Fi (chargeable) Coffee and Tea Making Facilities Complimentary Toiletries Direct Dial Telephone Hairdryer Flatscreen TV Iron & Ironing Board Work Desk Complimentary access to the gym Refrigerator In-room safe 24 Hour Room Service Seating Area in Room Access to the Executive Lounge
Executive Double Room
For added luxury, stay in an Executive room at Thistle Marble Arch. You can access the Club Lounge to treat yourself to complimentary breakfast, drinks and snacks. Facilities in every room include flat-screen TV, BT Openzone wireless internet access, air-conditioning and tea and coffee making facilities. Room service is available 24- hour a day and a gym workout room is available for residents. Double bed, sleeps 2. Facilities Available: BT Open zone Wi-Fi (chargeable) Coffee and Tea Making Facilities Complimentary Toiletries Direct Dial Telephone Hairdryer Flatscreen TV Iron & Ironing Board Work Desk Complimentary access to the gym Refrigerator In-room safe 24 Hour Room Service Seating Area in Room Access to the Executive Lounge
Standard Double Room
Make yourself comfortable in your standard room at Thistle Marble Arch. Facilities in every room include flat-screen TV, BT Openzone wireless internet access, air-conditioning and tea and coffee making facilities. Room service is available 24- hour a day and a gym workout room is available for residents. Double bed, sleeps 2. Facilities Available: BT Open zone Wi-Fi (chargeable) Coffee and Tea Making Facilities Complimentary Toiletries Direct Dial Telephone Hairdryer Flatscreen TV Iron & Ironing Board Work Desk Complimentary access to the gym Refrigerator In-room safe 24 Hour Room Service Seating Area in Room
Standard Twin Room
Make yourself comfortable in your standard room at Thistle Marble Arch. Facilities in every room include flat-screen TV, BT Openzone wireless internet access, air-conditioning and tea and coffee making facilities. Room service is available 24- hour a day and a gym workout room is available for residents. Twin beds, sleeps 2. Facilities Available: BT Open zone Wi-Fi (chargeable) Coffee and Tea Making Facilities Complimentary Toiletries Direct Dial Telephone Hairdryer Flatscreen TV Iron & Ironing Board Work Desk Complimentary access to the gym Refrigerator In-room safe 24 Hour Room Service Seating Area in Room
Deluxe Double Room
Spread out in your spacious Deluxe room at Thistle Marble Arch. Facilities in every room include flat-screen TV, BT Openzone wireless internet access, air-conditioning and tea and coffee making facilities. Room service is available 24- hour a day and a gym workout room is available for residents. Double bed, sleeps 2. Facilities Available: BT Open zone Wi-Fi (chargeable) Coffee and Tea Making Facilities Complimentary Toiletries Direct Dial Telephone Hairdryer Flatscreen TV Iron & Ironing Board Work Desk Complimentary access to the gym Refrigerator In-room safe 24 Hour Room Service Seating Area in Room
Deluxe Twin Room
Spread out in your spacious Deluxe room at Thistle Marble Arch. Facilities in every room include flat-screen TV, BT Openzone wireless internet access, air-conditioning and tea and coffee making facilities. Room service is available 24- hour a day and a gym workout room is available for residents. Twin beds, sleeps 2. Facilities Available: BT Open zone Wi-Fi (chargeable) Coffee and Tea Making Facilities Complimentary Toiletries Direct Dial Telephone Hairdryer Flatscreen TV Iron & Ironing Board Work Desk Complimentary access to the gym Refrigerator In-room safe 24 Hour Room Service Seating Area in Room
Executive Twin Room
For added luxury, stay in an Executive room at Thistle Marble Arch. You can access the Club Lounge to treat yourself to complimentary breakfast, drinks and snacks. Facilities in every room include flat-screen TV, BT Openzone wireless internet access, air-conditioning and tea and coffee making facilities. Room service is available 24- hour a day and a gym workout room is available for residents. Twin beds, sleeps 2. Facilities Available: BT Open zone Wi-Fi (chargeable) Coffee and Tea Making Facilities Complimentary Toiletries Direct Dial Telephone Hairdryer Flatscreen TV Iron & Ironing Board Work Desk Complimentary access to the gym Refrigerator In-room safe 24 Hour Room Service Seating Area in Room Access to the Executive Lounge

Amenities

  • Free internet
  • No smoking rooms/facilities
General
No smoking rooms/facilities
Concierge
Elevators
Activities
Fitness center or spa
Dining
Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
24 hour room service
Services
Business center
Laundry service
In-Room Safe
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Conference facilities
Gift shop
Internet
Free internet
Accessibility
Handicapped rooms/facilities
Wheel chair access
Service dogs allowed
Service animals allowed
Public areas wheelchair accessible for disabled
Wheelchair accessible elevators
Ramp access to buildings
Brailled elevators

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Hotel Map

51.5143 -0.1575
Area served
London, Marble Arch, Hyde Park, Covent Garden, Piccadilly Circus, Leicester Square, Trafalgar Square
Nearby airports
Heathrow Airport, (LHR), 18.00, SW, miles; Gatwick Airport, (LGW), 35.00, S, miles; Luton Airport, (LTN), 33.00, NW, miles; Stansted, (STN), 37.00, NE, miles.
Area description
Thistle Marble Arch is just a walk or short taxi ride from the busy streets of Covent Garden and the theatrical excitement of Shaftsbury Avenue. Overlooking Oxford Street, this hotel occupies an unrivaled position from which to enjoy London's unique attractions. Marble Arch Underground Station is a one minute walk and Bond Street Underground Station is a 5 minute walk.

Nearby points of interest

  • Marble Arch: 0.1 mi
  • Hyde Park: 0.2 mi
  • Selfridges: 0.2 mi
  • City of Westminster: 0.3 mi
  • Wallace Collection: 0.3 mi
  • Bond Street London: 0.4 mi
  • Park Lane: 0.4 mi
  • Handel House Museum: 0.5 mi
  • Baker Street: 0.5 mi
  • Oxford Street: 0.6 mi
  • Madame Tussauds: 0.6 mi
  • Sherlock Holmes Museum: 0.6 mi
  • University of Westminster: 0.7 mi
  • Oxford Circus: 0.7 mi
  • Red Mansion Foundation: 0.7 mi
  • Marble Arch: 0.1 mi
  • Hyde Park: 0.2 mi
  • Selfridges: 0.2 mi
  • City of Westminster: 0.3 mi
  • Wallace Collection: 0.3 mi
  • Bond Street London: 0.4 mi
  • Park Lane: 0.4 mi
  • Handel House Museum: 0.5 mi
  • Baker Street: 0.5 mi
  • Oxford Street: 0.6 mi
  • Madame Tussauds: 0.6 mi
  • Sherlock Holmes Museum: 0.6 mi
  • University of Westminster: 0.7 mi
  • Oxford Circus: 0.7 mi
  • Red Mansion Foundation: 0.7 mi
  • Royal Academy of Music: 0.7 mi
  • Photographers Gallery: 0.7 mi
  • London Palladium: 0.7 mi
  • Royal Arcade : 0.8 mi
  • Carnaby Street: 0.8 mi
  • Kingly Court : 0.8 mi
  • Hyde Park Corner: 0.8 mi
  • Regent Street: 0.8 mi
  • Piccadilly: 0.8 mi
  • London Business School: 0.9 mi
  • Wellington Arch: 0.9 mi
  • Royal Academy of Arts: 0.9 mi
  • Fitzrovia: 0.9 mi
  • Lancaster Gate: 0.9 mi
  • Showroom Gallery: 0.9 mi
  • Green Park: 0.9 mi
  • Paddington Station: 0.9 mi
  • Royal College of Physicians Museum: 1 mi
  • Piccadilly Theatre: 1 mi
  • Harrods: 1.1 mi
  • Knightsbridge: 1.1 mi
  • Soho: 1.1 mi
  • Kensington Gardens: 1.1 mi
  • Polish Institute and Sikorski Museum: 1.1 mi
  • Shaftesbury Avenue: 1.1 mi
  • University of London: 1.1 mi
  • London Chinatown: 1.1 mi
  • Buckingham Palace: 1.1 mi
  • Chinatown: 1.1 mi
  • Leicester Square: 1.2 mi

Dining

Glenn Miller Bar
The Glenn Miller Bar is aptly named after the American jazz musician. This London bar is a unique venue with a collection of memorabilia and provides an ideal place in which to relax and enjoy a drink or a light meal.
The Marmor Grill
The Marmor Grill takes its name from the Latin for marble. The restaurant follows a 1930's theme, which is subtle yet comes through not only in the furniture and dcor but also in details such as the glassware and cutlery. The restaurant serves fantastic dishes to suit any taste pallet and all ingredients are locally sourced Open for breakfast and dinner, this is the perfect place to relax and enjoy a delicious meal.
Costa Coffee Bar
Start your day with a feshly brewed coffee, tea or snack from Costa Coffee at the Thistle Marble Arch.

Meeting facilities

Meeting Info
Thistle Marble Arch has 20 meeting rooms, the largest of which seats 400 theater style. All of the meeting rooms have air-conditioning and BT Openzone wireless internet access. You can choose from a wide range of refreshments, including healthy options, and make use of the Marmor Grill Restaurant, Lounge and Glenn Miller's Bar. And whether you're planning a board meeting or a birthday bash, our dedicated Meetings & Events team will help you from start to finish.

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
1400
Check-out:
1200

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use.

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Guest Reviews (71)

Ratings and reviews for Thistle Marble Arch

Overall score

3.9 / 5
5.01.0
71 out of 71
Amenities:
3.7
Room cleanliness:
4.2
Hotel staff:
4.1
Room comfort:
4
Location:
4.6
Value:
3.8

80% would recommend to a friend.

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Review of Thistle Marble Arch

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
traveller01
Boston, MA
Jul 22, 2012

Comfortable and convenient

Affordable and comfortable hotel. Some of the rooms towards Old Quebec side are a bit of a walk from the elevators. The rooms are equipped with refrigerators and a kettle which is convenient if you want to make a cup of tea. The location is excellent the rooms are decent sized.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Money-saving tip: Short walk from hotel

Marks and Spencer which is around the corner has a food section in the basement. Nice place to pick up a tea, coffee, milk and snacks, etc.

Review of Thistle Marble Arch

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Susan99
Business
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, UK
Jan 26, 2012

Central London

Got a great deal for mid week stay, perfect location for central london event and the very helpful staff gave me a room upgrade!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Review of Thistle Marble Arch

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Mike the European Trvlr
Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A.
May 1, 2013

Great Hotel, If You Have Realistic Expectations

We stayed at the Thistle Marble Arch from April 12-15, 2013. PLUSES - Location - Right next to Oxford Street and the Marble Arch tube station. This has to be one of the best locations in London. Right on Main Street! The front desk - Our flight arrived at 6 a.m., so we tried to check in at 9 a.m. They worked with us and found us a room, even at that early hour. That was much appreciated. Value - We were very happy with the value. When you consider the location and the price, its hard to beat the value. MINUSES - Two minor ones. Furnishing and Carpets - The hotel needs an update. There was a leak in the cieling outside of our room that you could tell had been there for awhile. The furnishings in the room could also use an update. TV - The hotel has like 10 Arab channels. That's ok, but can we get at least one American one? I don't think that's asking too much. In summary, It not the Ritz, but we weren't looking for the Ritz.It's more like the Hampton Inn. I would absolutely recommend this hotel to a friend, and I would stay there again.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
5
Money-saving tip: Not Applicable

This doesn't really relate to the hotel, but we got a London Pass for sightseeing. It worked out great for us. See the Churchill War Rooms..they were fascinating!

Review of Thistle Marble Arch

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Geneva girl
Geneva
Nov 26, 2012

100% Satisfaction

The rooms are lovely and the beds comfortable. The hotel is right next to the shopping area, so that's definitely a plus. This is my favorite place to stay in London.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Shopping tip: Short walk from hotel

Oxford Street

Review of Thistle Marble Arch

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Georgio P
Athens Greece
Oct 30, 2009

excellent location and the best price!

very nice place at the heart of LONDON.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Review of Thistle Marble Arch

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Yifat
Israel
Dec 20, 2012

As good as it gets

I have stayed 3 nights at this hotel. The location was WONDERFUL. I could get from the airport to the hotel by using the underground (Marble Arch station is just 1 minute walk away from the hotel) and thus saving a lot of money not having to pay for a taxi. The room was clean and spacious. The hotel staff was very courteous. I didn't have breakfast at the hotel (I noticed the long lines of people waiting to enter the dining room), but there are lots of coffee shops on Oxford street which have nice breakfasts at a reasonable price. To sum up - I will stay there again the next time I'm in London.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Money-saving tip: Short walk from hotel

Don't take a taxi in order to get from the airport to the Thistle Marble Arch hotel. The subway is 1 minute walk away from the hotel.

Review of Thistle Marble Arch

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Anonymous
Milwaukee, WI
Mar 29, 2010

Wonderful Stay

Great location. One block from the tube. Wonderful shops and restaurants all within a 5-10 minute walk.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Review of Thistle Marble Arch

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
RamV
Calabasas Hills, California
Oct 27, 2012

Excellent Hotel for Central London stay

We stayed for two nights at Thistle Marble Arch in London. The room was excellent with all needed amenities. The staff were very attentive and helpful. The location is short walk to all Oxford street shopping and dining, a definite plus. We will definitely return to this hotel when we visit London next time.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Shopping tip: Short walk from hotel

Primark in Oxford Street has moderately priced clothing and accessories.

Review of Thistle Marble Arch

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
JoTony
Kent, UK
Feb 12, 2013

Great Location, Stylish, Friendly Staff

Fabulous 1920's style, great location on doorstep of Marble Arch Underground Station. We arrived on a very busy Saturday with a Wedding Reception in progress but staff were very friendly and helpful. Good standard of decor and cleanliness in the room. Will definitely return.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Review of Thistle Marble Arch

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Eng discovery
Kuwait
Oct 20, 2013

Nice

Very nice , good location , good staff and good room

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
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