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Thistle Hotel East Midlands Airport

(4 star hotel)
0 minutes
from the airport
customer rating

Great Deals on Rooms

You could shoot an arrow from the airport to the Thistle, it's that close. At just a five-minute walk, the hotel is the closest to East Midlands airport, but it doesn't scrimp on the luxury. You'll find comfortable, spacious rooms and a spa with a pool, steam room, sauna and gym. The main draw, however, is the fantastic Sherwood restaurant which serves AA rosette-winning cuisine. For luxury, elegant dining and simple convenience, the Thistle hits the target.

Reasons to book

  • Save yourself money with this non-amendable, non-refundable, non-cancellable option.
  • An award-winnning restaurant that our own customers rate highly.
  • The hotel's wifi is free for guests to use during their stay.
  • Work out that remaining pre-holiday tension with a workout in the gym, a swim in the hotel's pool, a soak in its jacuzzi and finish off with a detox in the steam room.


All rooms at the hotel are en suite and off free wifi, a TV and radio, a hair dryer, a trouser press and tea and coffee.

Room service is available at the Thistle Hotel 24 hours a day.

Hotel facilities

The Thistle Hotel East Midlands Airport features Award-winning restaurant, lounge and bar, swimming pool, room service and leisure facilities.

  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • Leisure facilities
  • Swimming pool
  • Room service
  • Internet access
  • Conference facilities


The hotel's restaurant, which was refurbished in April 2013, serves a fabulous selection of British and international cuisine, as well as a generously stocked bar. Dinner is served in the Sherwood Restaurant between 7pm and 9.30pm, however bar snacks are available outside of these times.
The hotel serves a continental breakfast from 3am to 7am, and a full buffet breakfast of continental and hot items from 7am to 10am. The continental option costs £12.95 per person, and the full buffet costs £15.95 per person at the hotel. However, Holiday Extras customers can book both options as an add-on for just £10 per person through the website.


You can check in from 2pm. You must check out by noon.

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Thistle Hotel East Midlands Airport Address

East Midlands Airport,
Castle Donington,
DE74 2SH

Longitude -1.32339
Latitude    52.82495

The Thistle Hotel East Midlands Airport is rated 8.6/10 by 41 guests.

* Prices quoted are for stays on the 03-05-2015, valid as of 27-02-2015