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Merchiston Residence

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4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 24 July 2014 via mobile

My entire family (husband, 10 and 17 yr old) loves this place! Absolutely beautiful and impressive juxtaposition of the old (crown molding, huge windows and lovely circular staircase to room) and new (loft bed, compact all-white nook kitchen with EVERYTHING!, and smoked glass bathroom door)-...More

1  Thank DePelicula
Response from LateralC, General Manager at Merchiston ResidenceResponded 28 July 2014

What a lovely review! I am so glad to hear we met with approval from the whole family - no mean feat! It is lovely to hear that you enjoyed our design and your stay and I hope we will see you back soon.

Reviewed 21 July 2014

We are a family with children, and had booked an apartment to say in for four nights in Edinburgh. We arrived at the apartment to find out that we had been scammed, and the place was terrible. We panicked and began calling around, trying to...More

1  Thank hfadventurers
Response from LateralC, General Manager at Merchiston ResidenceResponded 28 July 2014

Thank you so much for posting this review, it is always a bit scary if something like that happens and so I am delighted we were able to help you and that your trip to Edinburgh was a success in the end. I hope we...More

Reviewed 21 July 2014

Gorgeous modern apartments, really perfect base to explore Edinburgh. Five minute walk from the beautiful meadows, loads of lovely cafés and cute little bistros and independent boutiques just down the road. Also a tesco a one minute walk away which was great! You don't need...More

1  Thank jennaha24
Response from LateralC, General Manager at Merchiston ResidenceResponded 28 July 2014

Hello there, thank you for your lovely review. As you saw when you stayed, Merchiston works very well for groups as we were able to give you apartments close to each other, and in one section, meaning you and other guests had privacy from each...More

Reviewed 20 July 2014

We stayed at Merchiston Residence for 2 nights in July 2014 and had a great time! The apartments are well located. The locality is pleasant and quiet. We had to wait for about 15-20 mins during the check in as the door would just not...More

Thank Nidzominsky
Response from LateralC, General Manager at Merchiston ResidenceResponded 28 July 2014

Thank you for your lovely review, we are delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay and all that Merchiston has to offer. We hope to see you back soon.

Reviewed 4 June 2014

Came to stay here while attending 1D concert with my daughter and other half, arrived early and wanted to go for lunch but didn't want to lug case about, called merchiston and they allowed us to access our room early only to be told we...More

1  Thank Alexandra B
Response from Merchiston R, General Manager at Merchiston ResidenceResponded 10 June 2014

Thank you so much for your lovely review, it is great to hear that you enjoyed your stay, no doubt your daughter enjoyed the concert! I am very glad to hear everything was to your satisfaction and I hope that we will see you again.

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Self-Serve Laundry
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Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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US$80 - US$250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$80 - US$250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Jem_holi
10 August 2017|
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Response from LateralC | Property representative |
Thanks for your question. We partner with a company called Tom Thumb here in Edinburgh who you can hire all sorts of equipment from - take a look at the 'Staying with Us' section on our Lateral City Apartments website where... More
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rockshah
17 November 2016|
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Response from j_the_travelbug | Reviewed this property |
There is no parking deck, however, you're able to park on the street in front and around the building. I didn't have a car, but I believe you have to pay for street parking using the kiosks along the streets. I'd contact the... More
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18 October 2016|
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No elevator & front steps to entrance - not ideal if mobility impaired
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