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Exterior view of entrance of Thistle City Barbican Shoreditch

Thistle City Barbican, Shoreditch Location


Thistle City Barbican, Shoreditch is next door to Central London’s artistic hubs and business centres. You can do a bit of shopping in Angel, go out on the town in Shoreditch, stroll through the world famous Barbican Centre, explore the historic pubs in the Square Mile or visit the Museum of London. The hotel is within walking distance of Old Street Tube station and a short cab ride from King's Cross, St Pancras, Liverpool Street and Moorgate rail stations.

Hotel Address


By Road

From King's Cross, head east along Pentonville Road and turn right into Goswell Road. At the first set of traffic lights, turn left into Lever Street. Thistle City Barbican is at the junction with Central Street. To programme your sat-nav, please use the postcode EC1V 8DS.

By Rail

Take the Underground to Old Street or Barbican stations.
From Old Street, take Exit 4, turn left up the slope, walk along Old Street and turn right into Bath Street. After 150 yards, turn left into Lever Street and you will find the hotel 150 yards on your right.From Barbican, turn left and walk along Goswell Road.
At the next set of traffic lights, turn right into Old Street. Turn left into Central Street and you will find the hotel on your right.

From the Airport

London Heathrow: Follow signs for the Underground Piccadilly Line and ride it all the way to Holborn station.

London Gatwick: Take the Gatwick Express to London Victoria, switch to the Underground Victoria line, change at Green Park station to the Piccadilly line, then exit at Holborn.