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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.

Family & Fun

Family & Fun Get Away Packages

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

in Edinburgh °C or °F

29 May Sun

Sun and some clouds
Sun and some clouds
High Temperature:
17oC
Low Temperature:
7oC

30 May Mon

Periods of clouds and sunshine
Periods of clouds and sunshine
High Temperature:
17oC
Low Temperature:
8oC

31 May Tue

Periods of rain; watch for flooding
Periods of rain; watch for flooding
High Temperature:
16oC
Low Temperature:
11oC

01 Jun Wed

Times of clouds and sun with a shower
Times of clouds and sun with a shower
High Temperature:
16oC
Low Temperature:
9oC

02 Jun Thu

Low clouds may break, a shower
Low clouds may break, a shower
High Temperature:
17oC
Low Temperature:
7oC