Hotel of the Month: The Thistle London Heathrow

Quirky Feature: The driverless, electric POD takes you direct from the hotel to Terminal 5

Top Tip: If you’re coming in late or taking off early, order from the 24-hour full room service menu

The Thistle London Heathrow Hotel is a great choice if your flight will come in late at night, or if you’re flying out early from Heathrow, or if you just want to extend your holiday.

Short-List of reasons to stay at Thistle London Heathrow:

  • On-site parking
  • Take the POD from the hotel direct into Terminal 5 for only £5 each way
  • Bus 423 is free from the hotel to Terminal 5
  • The Hoppa bus goes to all terminals at £5 each way
  • Stay and parking packages available through Book FHR
  • Check-in from 2pm – check-out at 12pm
  • All rooms have tea and coffee making facilities and complimentary toiletries
  • Fast, free unlimited WiFi
  • Spring Health Leisure Club adjacent to the hotel, only £7.95 per person

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If you’re flying from Heathrow, Thistle London Heathrow Hotel is the perfect choice for your overnight stay. It’s the closest off-site hotel to Terminal 5 and only 2 miles from Terminals 2 and 3. With a choice of transport options to get you to your terminal, why not treat yourself to a ride in the POD. The driverless, eco-friendly electric vehicle will get you to Terminal 5 in just 5 minutes. Flying from a different terminal? Not a problem, from Terminal 5 you can take the Heathrow Express free to any other.

Only 15 minutes on the Heathrow Express to London Paddington, this hotel is a very popular choice for business travellers and tourists. If you have time to spare, why not visit Windsor Castle, Kew Gardens, Ascot Racecourse or Wembley Stadium?

All rooms are air-conditioned and en-suite with complimentary toiletries. Stay in touch with work or friends with free unlimited WiFi access or settle down in your room to watch your favourite programme on the flat screen TV with a cup of tea or coffee. For an extra special stay, treat yourself to 24 hour room service.

The hotel offers a choice of dining options, with the Runway View Restaurant offering contemporary and classic dishes, and the Runway View Bar serving drinks and snacks. Both boast spectacular views over London Heathrow’s main runway. Alternatively, grab a light meal or drink in the hotel’s Oak & Avocado Lounge.

For a great night’s sleep and easy access to Heathrow Airport, Thistle London Heathrow Hotel is ideal. Close to central London and with on-site parking, this hotel is the only hotel with direct access to the Ultra POD network. Book today for a comfortable, relaxing stay.

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