About this Hotel

The Thistle City Barbican Hotel is the perfect base for your next London adventure. From this hotel in Shoreditch, you can explore the vibrant neighbourhoods of East London, such as Hoxton, visit the Museum of London, or take in a show at Sadler’s Wells Theatre.
Thistle Barbican, Shoreditch, has 463 comfortable bedrooms and is equipped with both a gym and swimming pool whenever you need to relax and recharge.
Thistle City Barbican, Shoreditch is next door to Central London’s artistic hubs and business centres. You can do a bit of shopping in Angel, go out on the town in Shoreditch, stroll through the world famous Barbican Centre, explore the historic pubs in the Square Mile or visit the Museum of London. The hotel is within walking distance of Old Street Tube station and a short cab ride from King’s Cross, St Pancras, Liverpool Street and Moorgate rail stations.
For great service and comfortable Shoreditch hotel rooms, Thistle’s City Barbican is the place to be. Whether you’re in London for business or a bit of fun, the Barbican rooms at Thistle City Barbican have everything you need for a relaxing, enjoyable trip.
We have a range of options, from Premium to Family Suites. Each includes fast and free unlimited Wi-Fi and a flat screen LCD TV with Freeview. Take a look below and find your perfect place to stay.
At Thistle City Barbican, Shoreditch, we make classic British and European fare in a way that is both sophisticated and feel-good. We’ve got loads of choices from healthy to hearty, and our convenient location means we’re perfectly placed for breakfast, nibbles between meetings and museums, and after-work drinks. So, if you’re looking for bars and restaurants near Barbican, stop by and make yourself at home. We’re excited to unveil our brand new Barbican sports bar, RE:PLAY – the perfect spot to kick back and relax. Created with the avid sports fan in mind, RE:PLAY is fully kitted out with massive screens and private booths. Here you can order the perfect accompanying bar snacks and food, including signature loaded burgers and wings.
There is a number of event spaces that can host anything from a small seminar to a gala banquet. Each space comes with fast and free unlimited Wi-Fi, an LCD projector with 100-inch screen and access to our dedicated events team, which will assist you from start to finish. Our maximum capacity can seat 180 people and every room can be arranged in multiple ways to suit your occasion. From theatre seating to banquets or boardrooms, each comes with bespoke lighting, catering and décor to make your event unique.

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Last Updated: 25.05.2022
Deluxe Double Room
Standard Double Room
Standard Single Room
Family Room
Deluxe Double Room
Standard Double Room
Standard Single Room
Family Room
- Number of rooms: 463
24 hours Reception
Air-Conditioning Public Areas
Banqueting Facilities
Concierge Service
Car Park - Charge
Car Park - Nearby
Free WIFI - Public Areas
Lobby Lounge
Meeting Rooms
Room Service
Alarm clock
Baby Cots - On Request
Direct Dial Telephone
Disabled Rooms
Family Rooms
Hair Dryer
High-Speed Internet
Free WIFI - All Rooms
Iron & Ironing Board
Safe In Room
Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
Health Club
Steam Room
Swimming Pool

How to find this Hotel

120 Central Street