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Thistle Edinburgh, The King James

From 31-May-2016, Thistle Edinburgh - The King James will no longer be operating due to a compulsory purchase order by the City of Edinburgh Council. Please note, we will not take bookings for after this date.

If you have any concerns, please contact the Hotel directly up until the 31 May.

Edinburgh City Centre Hotel

Edinburgh is a cultural, sporting and shopping delight, and the Thistle Edinburgh, The King James hotel is the ideal base from which to explore the museums and art galleries, theatres and concert rooms, traditional pubs and sophisticated restaurants. For the sporty, there’s also Murrayfield, the national rugby stadium, whilst shopaholics couldn’t wish to find for more boutiques, department stores and brand names just a short stroll away.

Fantastic Save and Explore Offer 

Take a trip to Edinburgh Castle, shop till you drop on Princes Street, soak up the culture in one of the museums or simply kick back and relax in our Craig's Bar.

Whatever you want to do in Edinburgh do it with our Save and Explore Offer and enjoy an overnight stay inclusive of full Scottish breakfast and VAT.

Rate is fully prepayable at the time of booking and non refundable.

The King James Hotel, at a glance:

  • Located in the heart of Edinburgh city centre just off the famous Princes Street
  • 143 rooms
  • Six function rooms, the largest seating up 250 theatre-style
  • Ideal for business, a short break, Hogmanay or the Festival
  • Perfect for exploring Scotland
  • Home of the Jamie's Scottish Show

Please note, that as of Monday 4th January 2015, we will no longer be running a full dinner service at Thistle Edinburgh. You will still be able to enjoy a hearty breakfast in the mornings, and we will be offering a light bar menu from 18:30 - 21:00 every evening in the Boston Bean Company

 

 

 

 

Local Information

Today's Weather

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25 May Wed

Occasional rain and drizzle
Occasional rain and drizzle
High Temperature:
13oC
Low Temperature:
7oC

26 May Thu

Occasional rain and drizzle
Occasional rain and drizzle
High Temperature:
14oC
Low Temperature:
8oC

27 May Fri

Cloudy with a shower in the afternoon
Cloudy with a shower in the afternoon
High Temperature:
15oC
Low Temperature:
8oC

28 May Sat

Considerable cloudiness
Considerable cloudiness
High Temperature:
16oC
Low Temperature:
8oC

29 May Sun

Sun and some clouds
Sun and some clouds
High Temperature:
17oC
Low Temperature:
8oC