• Free WiFi
  • Bathtub
  • Air conditioning
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Key card access
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe
  • Heating
  • Parking on site

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Located just off the A4 motorway, Thistle London Heathrow has a 24-hour front desk and Heathrow Terminal 5 is just a 5-minute drive away. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the hotel. The bedrooms at Thistle Heathrow each have a flat-screen TV with Freeview. Rooms also have air conditioning, soundproofing, and a work desk. Please be aware the hotel has no elevator facility. The Runway View Restaurant offers a varied menu for evening dining which can be enjoyed while looking out onto the planes from Terminal 5. The Lobby Lounge Bar offers drinks and light snacks 24 hours, and buffet breakfasts are served daily from 06:00. Heathrow Terminals 1-4 are a 15-minute drive away, and the M25 and M4 motorways are a 5-minute drive. On-site parking is available, and historical Windsor is just 15 minutes away by car. This hotel offers direct access to the revolutionary Ultra pods network, an eco-friendly personal rapid transit system, reaching Terminal 5 in only 5 minutes for GBP 7 per person per journey (The price is subject to change by Heathrow Airport.) Users can also travel to any other terminal for free via Heathrow Express.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.5 for a two-person trip.

Thistle London Heathrow Terminal 5 has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Jan 14, 2010
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Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.5)

Breakfast Info

Continental, Full English/Irish

Private parking at the hotel

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There are more repeat guests here than most other properties.

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3 twin beds
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  • do have shuttle bus? to Terminal 5

    Hi Yes there is a shuttle from our hotel to terminal 5.
    Answered on 23 December 2019
  • Is the shuttle bus to terminal 5 working at the moment during COVID restrictions. If so, what time does the bus run from the hotel at 6am at the and ..

    The Shuttle bus is currently closed due to the COVID-19. Moreover, the guaranteed check in time is at 15:00 and check out time is at 11pm.
    Answered on 16 July 2020
  • can you send a price with onsite parking

    Hi It's £12.00 per night for the car parking
    Answered on 28 December 2019
  • Do you have shuttle to terminal 2?

    Yes there is a shuttle from our hotel to terminal 2 and it cost £5.00 per person per trip
    Answered on 28 December 2019
  • How can I get from the airport to the hotel and also how can I get from the hotel to the airport? (by public transport) Thank you!

    Hi, thank you for reaching out to us, you can use the complimentary 4234 bus (from our hotel to terminal 5). If your flight departs from the other ter..
    Answered on 1 September 2020
  • Are the rooms non-smoking, I have an allergic asthma riggered by smoking. Is there an electric outlet near the head of the bed to plug in a CPAP breat..

    Hi All of our rooms are non-smoking, the outlets are not near the bed, however, we can provide you with an extension cord.
    Answered on 12 January 2020
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Hotel area info *

2 Restaurants On Site

  • Runway View Restaurant, Bar & Terrace
    • Cuisine
    • Open for
      Breakfast • Dinner
    • Ambience
      Family-friendly • Traditional
    • Dietary options
      Halal • Vegetarian • Vegan • Gluten-free • Dairy-free
  • Lobby Lounge
    • Cuisine
      British • Pizza
    • Open for
    • Ambience
    • Dietary options
      Halal • Vegetarian • Gluten-free

Amenities of Thistle London Heathrow Terminal 5

Most popular amenities
  • Private Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 2 restaurants
  • Room service
  • Tea/Coffee Maker in All Rooms
  • Bar
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Terrace
  • Electric kettle
  • Live sports events (broadcast)
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Satellite channels
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruit
    Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kids' meals
    Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Private parking is available on site (reservation is needed) and costs £15 per day.
  • Accessible parking
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service
    Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Business center
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key card access
  • Key access
  • Safe
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Designated smoking area
  • Smoke-free property
  • Wake-up service
  • Heating
  • Soundproof
  • Laptop safe
  • Packed lunches
  • Carpeted
  • Family rooms
  • Ironing facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Air conditioning
  • Room service
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • Hindi
  • Dutch
  • Polish
  • Portuguese
  • Romanian

Sustainability initiatives

This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules

Thistle London Heathrow Terminal 5 takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 3:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


Until 11:00 AM



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are not allowed.


When booking more than 9 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Mastercard Visa Diners Club American Express Cash is not accepted Thistle London Heathrow Terminal 5 accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

If using the Satellite Navigation to reach the hotel, please use post code UB7 0EB or UB7 0ET.

Transport from the airport is possible in the following way:
1. Public Bus (The Public Bus is not free, charges apply) : Direct Access from Terminal 5 to Thistle London Heathrow Terminal 5: From Terminal 5, follow the signs to ‘local busses’ and use bus 423 (I from Terminal 5). The hotel stop is called Heathrow Park Thistle Hotel (J).
2. Via Heathrow POD automatic driverless electronic vehicles which transport customers between London Heathrow Airport's Terminal 5 and the Thistle Hotel in just 5 minutes. (Charges apply.)

Please note that interconnecting rooms are available upon request and subject to availability.

Lorries, coaches, and trucks cannot be accommodated in the car park due to space restrictions.

For advance purchase rates, the card used to make the booking must be presented upon arrival along with the appropriate ID.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Please inform Thistle London Heathrow Terminal 5 of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

Guests under the age of 18 can only check in with a parent or official guardian.

FAQs about Thistle London Heathrow Terminal 5

  • Thistle London Heathrow Terminal 5 offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Live sports events (broadcast)

  • Thistle London Heathrow Terminal 5 is 3.7 miles from the center of Hillingdon. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Check-in at Thistle London Heathrow Terminal 5 is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • Thistle London Heathrow Terminal 5 has 2 restaurants:

    • Runway View Restaurant, Bar & Terrace
    • Lobby Lounge

  • Yes, Thistle London Heathrow Terminal 5 is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • Room options at Thistle London Heathrow Terminal 5 include:

    • Double
    • Twin
    • Family

  • Guests staying at Thistle London Heathrow Terminal 5 can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.2).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Full English/Irish

  • The prices at Thistle London Heathrow Terminal 5 may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.