Apartment Thistle Lane
Apartment Thistle Lane
Apartment Thistle Lane
Apartment Thistle Lane
Apartment Thistle Lane
Apartment Thistle Lane
Apartment Thistle Lane

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96 reviews

96 reviews



until 10:00
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Location rating score

Exceptional location - Inside city center
Exceptional for walking
Walkable places
Robertson Fine Art
80 m
Joseph Bonnar Antique and Period Jewellery
110 m
New Town
150 m
Laing Edinburgh
180 m
Amicus Apple
190 m
Popular landmarks
Camera Obscura and World of Illusions
580 m
Edinburgh Castle
590 m
Royal Mile Street
590 m
The Real Mary King's Close
680 m
Edinburgh Old Town
780 m
Closest landmarks
Opal Lounge
40 m
Consulate of Australia
90 m
Thomas Cook Travel Agency
110 m
110 m
American Express
110 m
Entire apartment

Apartment Thistle Lane

New Town, Edinburgh, United Kingdom - See map

Conveniently situated in the New Town part of Edinburgh, this property puts you close to attractions and interesting dining options. This 4-star property is packed with in-house facilities to improve the quality and joy of your stay.


Sparkling clean

590 meters to public transportation

Excellent room comfort & quality

Inside city center

420 meters to Princes Street Gardens

Space & Rooms
Entire apartment
(Room size: 97 m²/1044 ft²)
2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed
Bathroom and toiletries
Hair dryer, Towels
Cook for yourself
Coffee/tea maker, Dishwasher, Full kitchen, Microwave, Refrigerator

Car park

Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!

Wi-Fi in public areas

Smoke-free property

Internet services


Your dates are popular among travelersUsers are booking a place in Edinburgh every 4 minutes on Agoda.com
Value for money8.0
Location rating10.0
Nearest airportEdinburgh Airport (EDI)
Distance to airport10.1 km

Rooms available at Apartment Thistle Lane

Two-Bedroom Apartment
  • Room size: 97 m²/1044 ft²
  • 2 bedrooms
  • 1 double bed & 1 double bed
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Frequently asked questions

What bars are nearby Apartment Thistle Lane?

While remaining at Apartment Thistle Lane, enjoy your evening or night out at Assembly Bar, Pleasance Cabaret Bar, and Claremont Bar to get the most out of your nightlife.

What public parks are within range of Apartment Thistle Lane?

While lodging at Apartment Thistle Lane, indulge in your early morning or evening walk at nearby park which include Heriot Hill Nursery Playground, Old School Playground, and Broughton Road Park.

What payment options are supported at Apartment Thistle Lane?

Apartment Thistle Lane accepts up to 6, with payment card selections such as American Express, Discover Card, MasterCard, and Visa.

What is the verified guest review consensus about Apartment Thistle Lane's food?

75.0% of our past guest reviews have given an optimistic review and remarks about this property's food. You can look up on more detailed customer reviews, and comments for Apartment Thistle Lane down in the review.

What is the average rating that past Business travelers' have given to Apartment Thistle Lane?

Past business travelers that have stayed at this property have given Apartment Thistle Lane an average rating of 9.2. You can look up more detailed customer assessments and comments by filtering for a specific type of verified travelers down in the review section.

What is the average rating that verified Group travelers have given to Apartment Thistle Lane?

Verified group travelers that have stayed at this property have given Apartment Thistle Lane an average rating of 8.9. You can find more comprehensive customer evaluations and responses by filtering for a specific type of verified travelers down in the review section.

What is the nearest train, metro, or bus station to Apartment Thistle Lane?

The closest train, metro, or bus station is Edinburgh Trams, 10093.31 m away from Apartment Thistle Lane.

What dining places are close by Apartment Thistle Lane?

Apartment Thistle Lane’s local community is New Town which comprises of popular restaurants such as The Queens Arms, Urban Angel, and The Boozy Cow.

What recognized natural sightseeing locations are close to Apartment Thistle Lane?

Apartment Thistle Lane is situated within New Town, which makes it conveniently close to natural points of interest including Calton Hill and Royal Mile Street.

What time is check-in and check-out at Apartment Thistle Lane?

Check-in is from 02:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM. You may ask for early check-in or late check-out during booking, subject to availability. Travelers checking in or out before or after the designated time frame may be charged an additional fee.

What is the closest airport to Apartment Thistle Lane?

The closest airport to Apartment Thistle Lane is Edinburgh Airport, 10.0 km away.

More about Apartment Thistle Lane

More about Apartment Thistle Lane

Experience Luxury and Comfort at Apartment Thistle Lane in Edinburgh

Welcome to Apartment Thistle Lane, a 4.5-star luxury hotel nestled in the heart of Edinburgh, United Kingdom. With its prime location and impeccable amenities, this hotel offers a truly unforgettable stay for both business and leisure travelers. Check-in at Apartment Thistle Lane begins at 02:00 PM, allowing you to settle in and start exploring the vibrant city of Edinburgh at your own pace. The hotel's dedicated staff is always ready to assist you with a warm welcome and ensure a smooth check-in process. When it's time to bid farewell, check-out is until 10:00 AM, giving you ample time to enjoy a leisurely morning before your departure. At Apartment Thistle Lane, we strive to provide a comfortable and enjoyable experience for all our guests. Please note that our child policy does not allow children to stay free of charge. Extra charges may apply for children staying at the hotel, ensuring a peaceful and relaxing environment for all guests. Contact our friendly staff for more information on the child policy and any additional charges.

Convenient Amenities at Apartment Thistle Lane

Apartment Thistle Lane in Edinburgh, United Kingdom, offers a range of convenience facilities to ensure a comfortable and enjoyable stay for its guests. With Wi-Fi available in public areas, guests can easily stay connected and browse the internet from the comfort of the hotel's common spaces. Additionally, the hotel provides free Wi-Fi in all rooms, allowing guests to effortlessly connect their devices and stay connected throughout their stay. Whether you need to catch up on work emails, stream your favorite shows, or simply stay connected with loved ones, Apartment Thistle Lane has you covered with its convenient Wi-Fi facilities.

Convenient and Hassle-Free Transport Facilities at Apartment Thistle Lane

At Apartment Thistle Lane, we understand the importance of easy and convenient transportation options for our guests. That's why we offer a range of transport facilities to ensure a hassle-free stay. One of our standout features is our car park, which is available free of charge for all our guests. Whether you're traveling by car or renting one during your stay, you can rest assured knowing that parking is not a concern at Apartment Thistle Lane. Our spacious car park provides ample space for vehicles of all sizes, making it easy for you to come and go as you please.

Discover the Charm of New Town in Edinburgh

Nestled in the heart of Edinburgh, the Apartment Thistle Lane offers a prime location for exploring the historic and vibrant neighborhood of New Town. With its elegant Georgian architecture and wide, tree-lined streets, New Town is a UNESCO World Heritage Site that exudes a timeless charm. Step outside the apartment, and you'll find yourself surrounded by a plethora of trendy boutiques, high-end shops, and stylish bars and restaurants. Take a leisurely stroll along George Street, the main thoroughfare of New Town, and soak in the lively atmosphere as locals and tourists mingle. Indulge in some retail therapy at the upscale boutiques or relax at one of the many cafes, sipping a cup of freshly brewed coffee. New Town is also home to several iconic landmarks, including the magnificent Scott Monument and the renowned Royal Botanic Garden. Immerse yourself in Scotland's rich history by visiting the National Portrait Gallery or take a guided tour of the impressive Georgian House. For those seeking a cultural experience, the Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre is just a short walk away, offering a diverse range of performances. With its central location, Apartment Thistle Lane provides easy access to the city's top attractions. The historic Edinburgh Castle, the vibrant Grassmarket area, and the picturesque Princes Street Gardens are all within walking distance. Whether you're a history buff, a shopaholic, or a food enthusiast, New Town has something to offer everyone. Experience the allure of this charming neighborhood during your stay at Apartment Thistle Lane.

Convenient Airport Transfers to Apartment Thistle Lane in Edinburgh

When it comes to reaching Apartment Thistle Lane in Edinburgh, United Kingdom, you'll find a variety of convenient options from the nearest airport. The most convenient airport is Edinburgh Airport, located just 8 miles away from the city center. From there, you can easily make your way to the apartment in New Town. One of the most popular options is to take a taxi or ride-sharing service from the airport. This allows for a hassle-free journey, with the driver taking you directly to Apartment Thistle Lane. Another option is to use the Airlink bus service, which provides a direct connection between Edinburgh Airport and the city center. From there, it's just a short walk or taxi ride to the apartment. If you prefer public transportation, you can also take the tram from the airport to the city center. The tram offers a comfortable and scenic ride, and you can get off at Princes Street, which is within walking distance of Apartment Thistle Lane. Alternatively, you can take a train from the airport to Waverley Station, which is also conveniently located near the apartment. No matter which option you choose, you can look forward to a smooth and efficient journey from the airport to Apartment Thistle Lane. With its convenient location in New Town, you'll be able to start your Edinburgh adventure in no time.

Explore the Vibrant Surroundings of Apartment Thistle Lane

Nestled in the heart of Edinburgh, Apartment Thistle Lane offers a prime location surrounded by a wealth of landmarks and attractions. Just a short stroll away, you'll find yourself immersed in the natural beauty of Princes Street Gardens. These enchanting gardens provide a tranquil oasis in the bustling city, perfect for a leisurely stroll or a picnic with stunning views of Edinburgh Castle. For art enthusiasts, the Scottish National Portrait Gallery is a must-visit attraction located nearby. This stunning gallery showcases a vast collection of portraits that depict the rich history and culture of Scotland. Be captivated by the masterpieces on display, including works by renowned artists such as Sir Henry Raeburn and Sir David Wilkie. If you're in the mood for some retail therapy, Princes Street is just a stone's throw away. This bustling shopping district offers a wide array of high-street shops, designer boutiques, and department stores, ensuring a delightful shopping experience for all. After a day of exploring, catch a show at the Edinburgh Playhouse, a historic theater known for its impressive performances and stunning architecture. For history buffs, the Georgian House and the Royal Scots Regimental Museum are within easy reach. Step back in time as you explore the Georgian House, a beautifully preserved 18th-century townhouse that offers a glimpse into the opulent lifestyle of Edinburgh's upper class. Discover the rich military history of Scotland at the Royal Scots Regimental Museum, which houses an impressive collection of artifacts and exhibits. For those seeking dental care, both Edinburgh Dental Specialists and Frederick Street Dental Care are conveniently located nearby, ensuring easy access to quality dental services. After a day of exploration, head to the Jam House, a vibrant live music venue known for its electric atmosphere and fantastic performances. Enjoy an evening of soulful tunes, delicious food, and refreshing drinks, creating unforgettable memories. With its central location and proximity to a myriad of landmarks and attractions, Apartment Thistle Lane provides the perfect base for an unforgettable stay in Edinburgh.

A Gastronomic Paradise

Apartment Thistle Lane is nestled in the heart of Edinburgh, surrounded by an array of mouthwatering dining options. Just steps away, you'll find Dishoom Edinburgh, a popular Indian restaurant known for its vibrant atmosphere and delectable Bombay-style cuisine. For those craving a taste of Brazil, Fazenda Rodizio Bar & Grill Edinburgh offers an authentic churrascaria experience with succulent meats carved tableside. If you're in the mood for Spanish tapas, head to Cafe Andaluz, where you can indulge in a variety of small plates bursting with flavor. For a taste of Thailand, Chaophraya Thai Restaurant is the go-to spot, serving up traditional dishes in a stylish setting. Looking for a touch of elegance? The Ivy On The Square Edinburgh offers a sophisticated dining experience with a menu featuring classic British dishes. With options like Amarone, Chez Jules, Mussel Inn Seafood Restaurant, The Conan Doyle, and The Boozy Cow also nearby, food lovers will be spoilt for choice during their stay at Apartment Thistle Lane.

Shop 'til You Drop at Edinburgh's Best Shopping Landmarks

Apartment Thistle Lane is a shopaholic's dream, with a plethora of shopping landmarks just a stone's throw away. Start your retail therapy at Emma Roy's, a renowned bridal boutique offering a stunning selection of wedding gowns and accessories. Continue your shopping spree at Jo Malone, where you can indulge in luxurious fragrances and skincare products. For art enthusiasts, Gallery 41 and the Torrance Gallery are must-visits, showcasing a diverse range of contemporary artworks. If you're a tea lover, make sure to stop by the Leith Tea Company, where you can browse a wide variety of loose-leaf teas. For everyday essentials, Sainsbury's supermarket is conveniently located nearby. And if you're in the mood for some high-end shopping, head to St James Shopping, Store, and Ingleby Gallery, where you'll find a curated selection of designer brands and unique artworks. Finally, for those who appreciate antique jewelry, Joseph Bonnar Antique and Period Jewellery is a hidden gem, offering exquisite pieces from different eras. With these fantastic shopping landmarks surrounding Apartment Thistle Lane, you'll have no shortage of retail therapy options during your stay in Edinburgh.

A Perfect Blend of Comfort and Convenience

Apartment Thistle Lane in Edinburgh, United Kingdom has garnered rave reviews from its satisfied guests for good reason. With an impressive overall rating of 9.1, this charming accommodation offers an exceptional experience that exceeds expectations. The hotel's outstanding value for money, combined with its top-notch facilities, make it a standout choice for travelers seeking both comfort and convenience. One of the key highlights of Apartment Thistle Lane is its impeccable cleanliness. With a perfect score of 10.0 in this category, guests can rest assured that their stay will be in a spotless and hygienic environment. The attention to detail and meticulous housekeeping ensure that every corner of the apartment is flawlessly maintained, creating a truly inviting and welcoming atmosphere for guests. Another aspect that sets Apartment Thistle Lane apart is its unbeatable location. With a perfect score of 10.0 for location, guests can easily explore the vibrant city of Edinburgh right from their doorstep. Situated in a prime area, this hotel offers easy access to popular attractions, renowned dining establishments, and bustling shopping districts. Whether guests are looking to immerse themselves in the rich history and culture of the city or simply indulge in some retail therapy, they will find everything within close proximity to this fantastic accommodation.

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Amenities and facilities



Languages spoken
  • English
  • Internet
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
  • Heater
  • Linens
Dining, drinking, and snacking
  • Coffee or tea
  • Kitchen
Bathroom and toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
Clothing and laundry
  • Dryer
  • Washer
Getting around
  • Free parking


Thistle St SW Lane, New Town, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH2 1EW


  • Edinburgh Airport (EDI)
    10.1 km
  • Perth Airport (PSL)
    54.6 km
Public transportation
  • Edinburgh Train Station
    590 m
  • Haymarket Train Station
    1.5 km
Hospital or clinic
  • EGT
    110 m
  • Ocean Terminal
    3.3 km
Convenience store
  • Tesco Express
    390 m
Cash withdrawal
  • ATM
    60 m

What's nearby

Popular landmarks
  • Camera Obscura and World of Illusions
    580 m
  • Edinburgh Castle
    590 m
  • Royal Mile Street
    590 m
  • The Real Mary King's Close
    680 m
  • Edinburgh Old Town
    780 m
  • National Museum of Scotland
    920 m
  • Calton Hill
    1.0 km
  • Palace of Holyroodhouse
    1.7 km
  • Arthur's Seat
    2.5 km
  • Royal Yacht Britannia
    3.5 km
Nearby landmarks
  • Opal Lounge
    40 m
  • Robertson Fine Art
    80 m
  • Consulate of Australia
    90 m
  • Thomas Cook Travel Agency
    110 m
  • EGT
    110 m
  • American Express
    110 m
  • Joseph Bonnar Antique and Period Jewellery
    110 m
  • Frederick Street Dental Care
    120 m
  • Great Grog Wine Bar
    130 m
  • Frederick St post office
    140 m
Distances shown are straight-line distances on the map. Actual travel distances may vary.

Property policies

INTERNET WiFi is available in the hotel rooms and is free of charge. PARKING Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed). PETS Pets are not allowed. CHILDREN AND EXTRA BED POLICY Children of any age are allowed. Children up to and including 2 years old stay for free when using an available cot. You haven't added any extra beds. Any type of extra bed or child's cot/crib is upon request and needs to be confirmed by management.

Some helpful facts

  • Check-in from14:00
  • Check-out until10:00
The property
  • License Id / Local Tax ID/ Entity NameEH-70590-P, F

Property announcements

Please inform Apartment Thistle Lane in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation. This property will not accommodate hen, stag or similar parties. A damage deposit of GBP 200 is required. The host charges this 7 days before arrival. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed within 7 days of check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full via credit card, subject to an inspection of the property. Pre-payment is required for this property at the time of booking. If however the automatic system fails after receiving details of your credit card from Booking.com you will be required to confirm the details and make an online payment via the operator's own secure guest area. The property will contact you after you book to provide instructions. A formal confirmation email from the operators will be sent afterwards to provide instructions. Check-in after 19:00 is possible, subject to availability and by prior arrangement. A late check-in fee applies and is payable on arrival in cash. Late check-in fees are: 19:00 until 22:30: GBP 15 22:30 until 00:00: GBP 30 00:00 until 02:00: GBP 50 The apartments are accessed via 1 flight of stairs in a building with no lift. Therefore it may not be suitable for guests with mobility impairment. Guest should specify the number of people staying at the property, including children, using the Special Requests box at the time of booking, to ensure beds are set up correctly on arrival. Guests that require a high chair or travel cot should notify the property in advance using the Special Requests box or contacting the property using the details listed on the booking confirmation or email sent by the operator. Please note, these items are not kept on-site and as a result guests must inform the property prior to arrival. Please note, there is no 24-hour reception at the property. Guests must inform the property in advance of their expect

Reviews of Apartment Thistle Lane from real guests

Value for money8.0
High score for Edinburgh
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