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Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Royal Mile

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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good46%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“royal mile”(535 reviews)
“great location”(213 reviews)
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Reviewed 23 May 2014

I will never stay anywhere else in Edinburgh. Great service, rooms, breakfast and best of all location! The front desk provided great recommendations for bars and restaurants around town. They led us to some great places that made for a wonderful trip!More

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Response from hiexpressrm, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Royal MileResponded 6 June 2014

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us and we are glad you had a great time. The location is great for getting around the whole city with many of Edinburgh’s favourite attractions in close walking distance of the hotel....More

Reviewed 23 May 2014

This hotel spoiled our 3 days in Edinburgh. We had booked a double room but they gave us a twin room (paid more for the double room) • The staff is rude and unprofessional • The room carpet have stains • You have to clean...More

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Response from hiexpressrm, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Royal MileResponded 26 May 2014

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. I was disappointed to read your comments which contradict the majority of reviews previous hotel guests have left. We pride ourselves on the high level of customer service we provide to all...More

Reviewed 19 May 2014 via mobile

Lots of pluses. They have free wifi (but you have to get a new password each day) , free breakfast (pretty standard breakfast but does include the same sausages and scrambled eggs each day), friendly staff (I asked for extra pillows and they were brought...More

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Response from hiexpressrm, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Royal MileResponded 6 June 2014

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. I am glad you enjoyed your visit and the entire team appreciate your kind words with regard to the high level of friendly service you received. We are very lucky to be...More

Reviewed 18 May 2014

One is normally safe enough when staying in a Holiday Inn Express. However, I was amazed to discover when I was checking in that as I was putting some waste paper in the bin in the bathroom that I was greeted by a used sanitary...More

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Response from hiexpressrm, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Royal MileResponded 19 May 2014

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. We pride ourselves on the high level of customer service and cleanliness we provide to all guests choosing to stay with us, as detailed in the majority of online reviews we receive....More

Reviewed 9 May 2014

The hotel is one block off of the Royal Mile, within close walking distance to many of Edinburgh’s favorite attractions. The room was small, but clean. The bed was a little soft, but comfortable. The cost of the room includes a full breakfast and Wi-Fi....More

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US$122 - US$373 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#18 Family Hotel in Edinburgh
#32 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
#35 Business Hotel in Edinburgh
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US$122 - US$373 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#18 Family Hotel in Edinburgh
#32 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
#35 Business Hotel in Edinburgh
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Old Town
Few Edinburghers live in the Old Town, but its
labyrinth of dank alleys and steep streets suggests
this was not always the case. Today, it’s mostly
visitors, tartan-flavoured souvenir shops, and pipers
that you’ll find on its cobbled streets. This is the
place to get a feel for Auld Reekie (Old Smelly), as
the town was once nicknamed, and stroll the Royal
Mile, the thoroughfare that links the castle with the
...More
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Sorry only just saw this. No idea where the bus station is. We got a bus from the town centre to the royal yacht. We also walked from the rail station to the hotel with our cases. I think the bus station must be fairly close.
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