Thrums Hotel - Edinburgh

14/15 Minto Street ;, Edinburgh, United Kingdom  show map
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Thrums Hotel - Edinburgh

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Free parking
 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

 Pets

No pets allowed

Overview

Thrums Hotel is located in the heart of Old Town district next to Royal Mile, Royal Commonwealth Pool and University of Edinburgh.

The property enjoys prime location steps away from the palace and the castle as well as parks. Thrums Hotel is within about 20 minutes' walk of the center of Edinburgh.

Our Dynamic Earth train station lies within a 15-minute walk. The property is 15 minutes' drive from Turnhouse airport.

Rooms

Thrums Hotel provides 18 guestrooms appointed with free Wi-Fi, a seating area, TV, heating and a dressing area for a pleasant stay in Edinburgh. Some rooms come with a view of Holyrood Park. The rooms feature standard décor and en suite bathrooms with a shower and a hairdryer.

Services

Guests will benefit from laundry, ironing service and room service along with free parking, a safe deposit box and a designated smoking area.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   18.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Free parking
  • Limited time reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage

Services

  • Room service
  • Self-service laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast

Meeting facilities

  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Paid cribs/Baby cots (on request)

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Heating
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Cable/Satellite television
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Blackout curtains

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  10 am

Children and extra beds

  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Thrums Hotel - Edinburgh Edinburgh location
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Hotel Address:

14/15 Minto Street ;, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

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City Center
  • Edinburgh
    1.1 mi
Airports
  • Turnhouse (EDI)
    7.2 mi
  • Dundee (DND)
    36.2 mi
Train Stations
  • Our Dynamic Earth
    1.1 mi
  • Edinburgh Waverley station
    1.3 mi
  • Bus stop
    3300 ft
Parks
  • Holyrood Park
    1700 ft
Ski areas
  • Midlothian Ski Centre
    1.7 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Number of rooms:
    18

Rooms and availability

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Double Room
Bed type: Double bed
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  • Private bathroom
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    Triple Room
    Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
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      Family Room
      Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
      Size: 240 sq. feet
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        How to reach hotel

        hotel Thrums Hotel - Edinburgh Edinburgh location
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        Hotel Address:

        14/15 Minto Street ;, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Edinburgh
          1.1 mi
        Airports
        • Turnhouse (EDI)
          7.2 mi
        • Dundee (DND)
          36.2 mi
        Train Stations
        • Our Dynamic Earth
          1.1 mi
        • Edinburgh Waverley station
          1.3 mi
        • Bus stop
          3300 ft
        Parks
        • Holyrood Park
          1700 ft
        Ski areas
        • Midlothian Ski Centre
          1.7 mi
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  10 am
        • Number of rooms:
          18

        Thrums Hotel Location

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        What's nearby

        Tourist attractions

        Places of interest

        • Queen's Hall - 2300 ft
        • Italian Institute - 3300 ft
        • George Square Theatre - 3700 ft
        • The University of Edinburgh - 4300 ft
        • Edinburgh Law School - 4600 ft
        • Greyfriar's Bobby Statue - 5000 ft

        Shopping areas

        • National War Museum Of Scotland - 5000 ft

        Amusement

        • Alba Ballooning - 2000 ft
        • Slot Casino - 2700 ft
        • Amusements - 4000 ft
        • New Empire Bingo - 4000 ft

        Museums

        • Holyrood Park - 1700 ft
        • The Meadows - 3700 ft
        • Surgeons' Hall Museum, Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh - 4300 ft
        • Museum of Scotland - 5000 ft
        • Royal Museum - 5000 ft

        Parks

        • The Meadows Playpark - 2300 ft
        • the craigs - 3700 ft

        Universities, Institutes

        • University of Edinburgh - 4000 ft

        Theaters

        • Festival Theatre - 4300 ft
        • Pleasance Cabaret Bar - 4300 ft
        • Pleasance Theatre Box Office - 4600 ft
        • Bedlam - 5000 ft

        Public parking

        • University of Edinburgh - 4000 ft

        Local attractions

        • Greyfriars Church - 5200 ft
          Old Town, Edinburgh
        • St Cecilia's Hall Museum of Instruments - 1.0 mi
          Corner of Cowgate and Niddry Street, Edinburgh
        • George IV Bridge - 1.0 mi
          Bank Street and Candlemaker Row, Edinburgh
        • National Museum of Scotland - 1.1 mi
          Chambers Street, Edinburgh
        • Our Dynamic Earth - 1.0 mi
          112 Holyrood Road, Edinburgh

        Near the hotel

        • Holyrood Park - 1700 ft
          Holyrood Park Road, Edinburgh
        • The Queen's Hall - 2700 ft
          Clerk Street, Edinburgh
        • Sir Jules Thorn Exhibition of the History of Surgery/Dental Museum - 4400 ft
          9 Hill Sq., Edinburgh
        • National Library of Scotland - 4600 ft
          George IV Bridge, Edinburgh
        • Summerhall - 2100 ft
          1 Summerhall, Edinburgh
        • The Meadows - 4200 ft
          Old Town, Edinburgh
        • Surgeons' Hall - 4500 ft
          Nicolson Street, Edinburgh
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  10 am
        • Number of rooms:
          18
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        Thrums Hotel Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Thrums Hotel

        Average guest rating

        6.8out of 10
        Very good
        Based on 123 reviews

        Guest reviews

        • Single
          9.2

          David from Australia stayed at Thrums May 2010. The rooms were spotlessly clean. Kareem and his team were most helpful. The breakfast is adequate to start you on the days activities. This is perfect for a sleepover and to use as a base to explore London by public transport..

        • Older travelers
          9.2

          The staff at the hotel were excellent, from Reception until departure. We had two problems with facilities in our room and both wre attended to immediately. One of them required an after-hours call out of an electrician. We were very impressed with the hotel staff's response and friendly attitude.

        • Couple
          7.4

          One of the stuff members (receptionist) was really helpfull and nice, the location was perfect and the room confortable and cleaned.

          The breakfast staff was not really welcoming.

        • Single
          5.6

          It was ok liked the fact that it had a bath and radio alarm it was all a bit dingy though.

        • Older travelers
          5.4

          Easy access to City centre

          Breakfast a little disappointing. Bacon not available on either morning we stayed here.

        • Older travelers
          7.0

          very good for railway,sights,shops,castle,in fact the city is at your feet. neat wee car park at rear, good bus service at front

          a bar would have been handy! with supper service, traveling all day one just wants to shower and rest.

        • Group of friends
          5.0

          On easy bus routes ino Edinburgh. Good free parking.

          Slow service. Needs decorating. Expnsive for its position nd facilities

        • Group of friends
          7.4

          Toasted bread and the whole breakfast.Very quiet for a good sleep. Very comfortable beds.

        • Single
          7.4

          Value for money is ok in rather pricy Edinburgh; cooked breakfast; nice winter garden; welcoming personnel;

          No WIFI in the rooms; no telephone in my room; furniture somewhat worn out;

        • Group of friends
          6.2

          Visited family

          The decor was a bit past its best - gave a grubby appearance

        • Older travelers
          8.8

          Our welcome by Sam (evening shift) was really professional, courteous and friendly without over doing it. He was flexible and relaxed, gave us detailed information on eating places in the neighbourhood and was patient with our inefficient use of the door keypad! We also really enjoyed the young duo who cooked and served breakfast and we liked the cosy atmosphere of the conservatory/dining area. We liked the quirky decor, eg bright colours and lots of wood, keeping the original character of the house.Initial contact with David to check on our booking (by phone) was very helpful and friendly.

          Ummm, the decor was tired and it didn't feel really clean in the corners. The carpet in the second house (room 16) seemed grubby. The spare blanket (one of them) was stained. (I left it out for the housekeeping team with a note). It is very noisy at the front of the house. Luckily local knowledge warned me to ask for a back room, which worked well, although originally we were shown room 10 on the front. Fortunately, Sam (above) was fine about us moving to room 16. Grounds needed a spring work-over.

        • Couple
          4.2

          location and car park

          very poor room - everything in the room very old and not clean, breakfast very basic

        • Older travelers
          6.6

          The only thing that I found lacking in my room was heat. The radiator in the room , "when it came on""was insufficient to heat the room. The heater in the fireplace did not work and the towel rail in the bathroom only came on .for a little while in the morning and not at all on Saturday morning

        • Group of friends
          10.0

          The staff were friendly towards guests, cooked breakfast was great. Hotel location was great for the Royal Mile, less than 30 mins walk.

        • Single
          9.4

          friendly staff, good english breakfast, nice position, quiet atmosphere

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Thrums Hotel - Edinburgh Edinburgh location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        14/15 Minto Street ;, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Edinburgh
          1.1 mi
        Airports
        • Turnhouse (EDI)
          7.2 mi
        • Dundee (DND)
          36.2 mi
        Train Stations
        • Our Dynamic Earth
          1.1 mi
        • Edinburgh Waverley station
          1.3 mi
        • Bus stop
          3300 ft
        Parks
        • Holyrood Park
          1700 ft
        Ski areas
        • Midlothian Ski Centre
          1.7 mi
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  10 am
        • Number of rooms:
          18