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    Apex Waterloo Place Hotel

    23-27 Waterloo Place, Edinburgh EH1 3BH, Scotland
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          US$226
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          Reviewed 22 August 2015

          We thoroughly enjoyed our stay here. The hotel is well-located at the edge of New Town, less than a mile from High Street (the Royal Mile) in Old Town, home to many attractions and restaurants. The bed was quite comfortable, in a large room with...More

          Thank amishboy51
          Reviewed 22 August 2015 via mobile

          This is an excellent hotel located at Waterloo Place within walking distance from the city centre, local shops and restaurants in Princess Street, George Street as well as the Royal Mile and Old Town - probably a 3min walk from Waverley Train Station at the...More

          Thank Anderbueno
          Reviewed 20 August 2015 via mobile

          Stayed a couple of nights in an eight floor room whilst visiting the Fringe. Hotel at end of Princes Street where it turns into Waterloo Place, relatively quiet road. Hotel is on a hill and entrance is on fifth floor. Staff at reception very friendly...More

          Thank jerseyman1
          Reviewed 20 August 2015

          The hotel experience was generally good but we were left feeling disappointed with our room No 852. We splashed out on a master suite in the hope of good views and requested a good view on the booking however the bedroom had a locked service...More

          Thank MrsSFisher
          Reviewed 18 August 2015

          Great staff and location. Couldn't fault the front of house staff or the cleaners. Rear entrance to hotel is situated a rear entrance to Waverley station so really close to most things. we were a party of three woman and the room was a brilliant...More

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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Room Service
          • Spa
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Room Service
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Concierge
          • Banquet Room
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Conference Facilities
          • Breakfast Available
          • Laundry Service
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Spa
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          • US$170 - US$432 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • #4 Spa Hotel in Edinburgh
          • #6 Family Hotel in Edinburgh
          • #7 Business Hotel in Edinburgh
          • #13 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
          • #21 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
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          • Number of rooms
          • 184
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          found a home in the 1980s. But gay culture is anything
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          MarylandSharon
          Is there a dress code in the restaurant? in particular , are jeans and sneakers (trainers) allowed?
          10 May 2017|
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          Response from Rushyford | Reviewed this property |
          I was on a room only basis and therefore did not eat in the restaurant.
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          Barbara G
          We will be there in a couple weeks. I have a few questions: 1. Do the rooms have a mini refrigerator? 2. Is there a complimentary coffee station for guests 24/7? If not are there coffeemakers in the rooms? If so- what kind of coffee makers? Thank you
          12 April 2017|
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          Response from Adrian M | Reviewed this property |
          As others have said the fridge is small but it's there and it works. Top ups for the tea etc are easily got from reception.
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          Kimberly M
          Where is the parking in relation to the hotel? Is there a place to park and unload luggage while checking in?
          2 April 2017|
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          Response from OssettChick | Reviewed this property |
          Sorry, went by train. But there is some on street parking outside main entrance and a multi storey behind near the cinema.
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