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Apex City of Edinburgh Hotel

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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good41%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“great location”(490 reviews)
“royal mile”(280 reviews)
“rubber duck”(56 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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4 Star accommodation
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All reviewsgreat locationroyal milerubber duckgrassmarket areawalk in showerelemis toiletriesgrass marketpubs and restaurantscastle viewexcellent hotelnespresso machinemodern hotelwould highly recommend this hotelstayed here for nightsbooked this hotelbreakfast was excellentfew minutes walk
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Reviewed 3 days ago

No air-con in room, No safe in room (a pretty basic requirement) when on business with Ipad's, laptop's and mobile devices let alone valuable such as watches and if travelling passports documents etc. The cost of the room was extremely expensive for the quality of...More

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Thank 1999_Treble
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We started our trip by staying here for two nights, and then ended our trip here by staying on our last night. The rooms are very nice and clean - no complaints. We had twin rooms and the bedding was fine. Our rooms faced the...More

Thank maxpaste
Reviewed 4 days ago

My husband and I really enjoyed our stay at the Apex City of Edinburgh hotel. The location is fantastic. It was in Grassmarket and everything seemed to be right around us. The view wasn't bad as well. Nothing like having a view of Edinburgh Castle...More

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Thank christine d
Reviewed 5 days ago

Well situated for accessing the city though a little bit expensive for a relatively basic hotel. Clean room, nicely furnished but nothing outstanding. Noisy outside at night but that isn’t the hotels fault. A better aircon would have helped as we then could have shut...More

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Thank Banditriderpaul
Reviewed 5 days ago

I stayed this hotel for 3 nights to enjoy the Military Tattoo & Fringe. The location was extremely convinient for going to Edinburgh Castle, Royal Mile, and Bristo Square where most of the Fringe venues were. Also good for shoppings, restaurants, and pubs. My window...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Wheelchair Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$115 - US$384 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#10 Centrally Located Hotel in Edinburgh
#15 Business Hotel in Edinburgh
#8 Great View Hotel in Edinburgh
#12 Mid-range Hotel in Edinburgh
#25 Trendy Hotel in Edinburgh
#38 Classic Hotel in Edinburgh
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$115 - US$384 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#10 Centrally Located Hotel in Edinburgh
#15 Business Hotel in Edinburgh
#8 Great View Hotel in Edinburgh
#12 Mid-range Hotel in Edinburgh
#25 Trendy Hotel in Edinburgh
#38 Classic Hotel in Edinburgh
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (677)
Room & Suite (377)
Dining (60)
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Family and Play Areas (2)
Nearby
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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floridagal970
17 June 2018|
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Response from Melissa J | Reviewed this property |
They are different hotels, at different price points, located only about a block apart.
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Alice P
1 May 2018|
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Response from Max0391 | Reviewed this property |
It’s a steep climb from the train station. When we went my daughter booked an Uber cab, cost was under £15. Avoids all the hassle.
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"Facing the street could get noisy on a Fri or Sat night."
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"Ask for the cost of the two room suites"
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"get a free upgrade to a suite"
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"Rooms facing Grassmarket provide a magnificent of the castle, but the noise from the pubs can be quite loud..."
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