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    Stay Central Hotel

    139 Cowgate, Edinburgh EH1 1JS, Scotland
    011 44 131 622 6800
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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Nice rooms and very friendly staff. We were 12 girlfriends in 2 rooms. We had a wonderful time. It was great. Nice and clean. Breakfast was nice and we could choose between different dishes. Hope to visit again.More

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    Thank lianelykke
    Response from 64manager, Manager at Stay Central HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi lianelykke, Thank you so much for sharing your review with future guests. Our XXL bedrooms are perfect for girls weekends away so I am pleased to hear that you and your friends had an amazing stay! We do hope you all visit again soon....More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We have been upgraded to three very huge rooms and loved the space and comfortable beds. The Breakfast was good and affordable. The staff at the reception was helpful and friendly. Location of the Hotel was convenient.More

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    Response from 64manager, Manager at Stay Central HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi Amazing6, Thank you so much for your amazing 5 star review of your stay with us at STAY. I am pleased that you found the staff helpful and friendly and enjoyed the extra space in your upgraded room! We hope to welcome you back...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    The hotel was so noisy during nighttime (!!!) and the bar that the hotel is located on is more like a night club. The breakfast was ok (nothing special), the cleanliness gives the hotel a star though.More

    Thank Marlene L
    Response from 64manager, Manager at Stay Central HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hi Marlene L, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us in Edinburgh, we appreciate all feedback we receive from our guests. We are sorry to know that the noise from our neighbouring bar affected your stay so greatly, we...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    The hotel was really nice and the staff were even nicer! The room was neat and cozy. The first night was quite loud because there was a halloween party next door but the excellent staff gave us another hotel room and it was much better....More

    Thank Óttar Úlrik R
    Response from 64manager, Manager at Stay Central HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hi Óttar Ulrik R, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us in Edinburgh - it's great to hear such positive feedback from our guests! We are so happy to know that you enjoyed our modern yet cosy rooms! And...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    If you want to stay in a hostel in Edinburgh, this is the place. Right above a student bar and just down the hill from the Golden Mile. Just make sure you’re the last one to go to bed as you will hear everything through...More

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    Response from 64manager, Manager at Stay Central HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hi fatallyours, Thank you for taking the time to write to us about your recent stay, we appreciate all feedback we receive from our guests. We are pleased to know that you enjoyed our central location in the heart of Old Town, just a few...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Conference Facilities
    • Breakfast Available
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • US$72 - US$318 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 37
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    Ayrton W
    30 October 2017|
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    Response from Martin W | Reviewed this property |
    We didn't drive so unsure of parking, being a big major city I'd consider the train or some other form of transport.
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    badmoon81
    19 May 2017|
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    Response from 64manager | Property representative |
    Hi badmoon81! The easiest and quickest way to reach us from the airport is by taxi - this will take around 25 minutes and cost approximately £25. However, a cheaper option would be to use the Edinburgh Tram or Airlink... More
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    7 May 2017|
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    Response from 64manager | Property representative |
    Hi RoseBallerine, Thank you for taking the time to write to us. We do have ironing boards & irons available in the hotel, these can be delivered to your room upon request at our 24 hour reception! The STAY Central Team
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