Thistle East Midlands Airport hotel

Friends & Fizz

Friends and Fizz Package

Please allow extra time when travelling to the airport until the 20th of September 2014 as major roadworks are being undertaken on the junction of the M1 and A453 overnight.

Ideally located hotel on the East Midlands Airport site

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Perfectly placed hotel on the doorstep of East Midlands Airport – our hotel has spacious bedrooms and exceptional conference facilities making us far more than an airport hotel.

For many of our guests at Thistle East Midlands Airport hotel, our location means the difference between a desperate dawn run and a leisurely departure after a good night’s sleep. Although we are within walking distance from the airport we are not on the flight path and in addition, our triple glazed windows ensure the bedrooms are quiet and peaceful. With our fantastic facilities, a stay at Thistle East Midlands Airport hotel means your holiday can start sooner, and last longer.

We have 164 bedrooms, including Executive rooms, and 20 meeting rooms, the largest seating 250 people theatre-style. On-site parking is available at an additional charge (but still less than the airport). But you don’t have to be travelling, or on business, to base yourself at Thistle East Midlands Airport. We’re handy for Alton Towers and Donington Park – or you can simply relax in our Otium Health & Leisure Club. 

Thistle East Midlands Airport hotel packages

If you are flying out of East Midlands Airport, take a look at our Park and Fly packages. We have secure parking and are only a five minute walk to the airport offering very competitive parking prices.

8 days Park and Fly package
15 days Park and Fly package


Thistle East Midlands Airport hotel at a glance:

Thistle Hotel Offers

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    Winter Price Drop

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Hotel Deals at Thistle East Midlands Airport hotel

  • Download Festival 2015 Package

    Download Festival 2015 Package

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  • Family Package

    Family Package

    Looking for a break with the kids? Escape to Thistle East Midlands with your children and feel comfortable and welcomed with a range of family friendly rooms, facilities and offers.

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