Thistle Cheltenham Hotel

Gloucester Rd, Cheltenham, GL51 0TS (map)

Thistle Cheltenham Hotel

Hotel Facilities

  • Wi-Fi (Free)
  • Business Center
  • Air Conditioning (Some Rooms Only)
  • Parking (£6 per 24 Hours)
  • In Room Safe
  • Restaurant & Bar
  • Room Service
  • Weddings/Private Hire
  • Gym
  • Swimming Pool
  • Spa Facilities (Jacuzzi, Steam Room, Sauna)

Both modern and spacious located just off junction 11 of the M5, the Thistle Hotel Cheltenham has something for everyone with a restaurant and bar, conference and wedding facilities, and a health centre. The hotel has good road links into Cheltenham, being situated just off the A40 and about a 10-minute drive from Cheltenham city centre. Parking is available on site; however, it should be noted that there is an added charge for this.


All 122 rooms in the Thistle Hotel are decorated in a colourful and modern style. Rooms have all of the standard amenities including a television, a hospitality tray, ironing facilities, a safe, and free high speed Wi-Fi. Larger rooms and suites with separate lounge areas are available, as are family rooms that can accommodate up to two adults and one child.

Restaurant and Bar

The Thistle Hotel has its own restaurant and bar where modern British meets European cuisine. The bar also serves lighter meals and snacks throughout the day. Breakfast options include a full cooked breakfast, cereals and a continental style buffet. Guests can relax outside during the summer months in the hotel’s large landscaped grounds.

Additional Facilities and Services

The hotel is licensed for weddings and can cater for events for up to 400 people. Packages for conferences, meetings and weddings are available, making this hotel the ideal location for holding large events where accommodation is required.

Also on site is Otium Health and Leisure Club. The club is host to a heated indoor swimming pool, steam room and sauna. It should be noted that the pool has set times for when it is accessible for children. The club gym includes various weights, presses, treadmills and cross-trainers and outside there are two tennis courts.

This large hotel has plenty to offer and is conveniently placed for exploring both Cheltenham and the wider Cotswolds area.