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In-room safe, desk, blackout curtains, iron/ironing board
In-room safe, desk, blackout curtains, iron/ironing board
In-room safe, desk, blackout curtains, iron/ironing board
In-room safe, desk, blackout curtains, iron/ironing board
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Thistle Express London Luton

3 out of 5

4.0/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.2/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking Available
  • Bar
  • Housekeeping
  • 24/7 Front Desk

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment

Explore the area

    Popular LocationUniversity of Bedfordshire6 min walk
    AirportLondon (LTN-Luton)4 min drive
    Popular LocationStockwood Discovery Centre5 min drive
    Popular LocationWoodside Animal Farm8 min drive

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Family Room, Multiple Beds

4.5/5 guest room rating
  • 20.7 sq m
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Double Bed and 1 Single Bed

Express Single Room

4.3/5 guest room rating
  • 12 sq m
  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Single Bed

Double Room

4.3/5 guest room rating
  • 19 sq m
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Double Bed OR 1 Queen Bed

Twin Room

4.5/5 guest room rating
  • 18 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Single Beds

About this area

Luton

In the city centre and near a train station, Thistle Express London Luton is in an area with good airport proximity. Hatfield House and Knebworth House are local landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Chiltern Hills and Sundon Hills Country Park. ZSL Whipsnade Zoo and Woodside Animal Farm are also worth visiting.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • University of Bedfordshire - 6 min walk
  • Stockwood Discovery Centre - 5 min drive
  • Woodside Animal Farm - 8 min drive
  • Hertfordshire County Showground - 8 min drive
  • ZSL Whipsnade Zoo - 53 min drive

Getting around

  • Luton Station - 4 min walk
  • AirportLondon (LTN-Luton) - 4 min drive
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About this property

Thistle Express London Luton

3-star hotel with bar/lounge and 24-hour front desk
Along with a bar/lounge, this smoke-free hotel has self parking and coffee/tea in a common area. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a 24-hour front desk. All 152 rooms offer complimentary wireless Internet access, flat-screen TVs with cable channels, and hairdryers. Safes, phones and ironing boards are among the other amenities that guests will find.
Thistle Express London Luton offers 152 forms of accommodation with a safe and a hairdryer. 40-inch Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit and complimentary toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and blackout curtains. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Self parking on site (GBP 10.00 per day)
  • Limited on-site parking
  • On-site parking is wheelchair accessible
  • Height restrictions apply for on-site parking

Food and drink

  • 1 bar
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Conveniences

  • Lift

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • English

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Bathroom emergency pull cord
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Low-height worktop and sink
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Roll-in shower
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible public bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Linens

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower/bathtub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 40-inch flat-screen TV
  • TV channels

More

  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Safe

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - 5 AM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
For Sat Nav please enter postcode LU1 2PA.

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from September 9 2020 to March 1 2021 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! One child stays free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for GBP 15.00 per day.

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Self-parking fee: GBP 10.00 per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: GBP 15.00 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cots/infant beds
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

Parking height restrictions apply

Property is also known as

Thistle Express Luton Hotel
Thistle Express Hotel
Thistle Express
Thistle Express London Luton Hotel
Thistle Express London Luton Luton
Thistle Express London Luton Hotel Luton

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Thistle Express London Luton and receive a full refund?
Yes, Thistle Express London Luton offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Thistle Express London Luton cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Thistle Express London Luton?
As of 25 Jan 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Thistle Express London Luton on 1 Feb 2021 start from RM200, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is Thistle Express London Luton pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at Thistle Express London Luton?
Self-parking is available for GBP 10.00 per day. Limited spots are available.
What time is check-in at Thistle Express London Luton?
Check-in is from 3 PM - 5 AM.
What time is check-out at Thistle Express London Luton?
Checkout is at 11 AM.
Where is Thistle Express London Luton located?
Located in the heart of Luton, this hotel is 0.3 mi (0.5 km) from University of Bedfordshire and within 3 miles (5 km) of Stockwood Discovery Centre and Woodside Animal Farm. Chiltern Hills and Hertfordshire County Showground are also within 6 miles (10 km). Luton Station is only a 4-minute walk and Luton Airport Pkwy Station is 21 minutes.
4.0
Very good
Rating 5 - Excellent. 296 out of 860 reviews
5 - Excellent 34%
Rating 4 - Good. 372 out of 860 reviews
4 - Good 43%
Rating 3 - Okay. 116 out of 860 reviews
3 - Okay 13%
Rating 2 - Poor. 44 out of 860 reviews
2 - Poor 5%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 32 out of 860 reviews
1 - Terrible 4%

4.2/5

Cleanliness

4.2/5

Staff & service

4.0/5

Amenities

4.0/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Good hotel, great location, perfect service, very nice.
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2021

3/5 Okay

Stayed 4 nights in Dec 2020

1/5 Terrible

Sad face IconDisliked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
I found the staff to be very friendly and helpful. They made me feel at home. The beds are very comfortable and the rooms seem well insulated from outside noise so I slept very well indeed. I could find no fault with any aspect of this hotel.
Stayed 3 nights in Nov 2020

3/5 Okay

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Sad face IconDisliked: Property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020

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