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    Apex City of Edinburgh Hotel

    61 Grassmarket, Edinburgh EH1 2HJ, Scotland
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    • Average9%
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    Reviewed 29 September 2015

    Staff was exceptional and helped with everything from transport to views. Suggested an upgrade to city view and we were delighted with the view of Edinburgh Castle. Location in the Grassmarket area is perfect!More

    Thank meekone
    Response from Lindsay S, General Manager at Apex City of Edinburgh HotelResponded 1 October 2015

    Dear Guest Thank you for your very kind praise for my staff. I am very glad they could help you make the most of your visit to Edinburgh and I'm pleased you liked your City Plus room. The extra facilities in the room, along with...More

    Reviewed 29 September 2015

    Checked in for a 2 night stay by friendly staff. Room very clean, modern, and spacious. Nice comfy bed and corner sofa. Tea and coffee making facilities, ironing board and hairdryer. We ate breakfast in the restaurant on day one and next morning we ordered...More

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    Response from Lindsay S, General Manager at Apex City of Edinburgh HotelResponded 1 October 2015

    Dear Lanny Thank you for posting a positive review following your recent stay with us. I enjoyed reading that you liked your room, found the hotel well located and my staff to be friendly. Should you stay with us again in the future you may...More

    Reviewed 28 September 2015 via mobile

    Previously stayed at the Apex international but chose the Apex city this time as it was better value for money. Was pleasantly surprised. Equally as beautiful as the other hotel. Right next door to it. Rooms pleasant, staff helpful.More

    Thank Danielle214
    Response from Lindsay S, General Manager at Apex City of Edinburgh HotelResponded 1 October 2015

    Dear Danielle Thank you for returning to an Apex hotel for your recent visit to Edinburgh. I am very pleased that you once again enjoyed your stay and found my staff to be helpful. At Apex we are very aware that Edinburgh has many hotels...More

    Reviewed 28 September 2015

    The Reception staff were very welcoming and helpful. Out room very pleasant and clean, although the view from our room was of the car park, saying that we weren't in the hotel room admiring the view that much. Breakfast was served quickly, by attentive staff,...More

    Thank Rebecca A
    Response from Lindsay S, General Manager at Apex City of Edinburgh HotelResponded 1 October 2015

    Dear Rebecca Thank you for your recent review of the hotel. I am glad you enjoyed your stay and "will be happy to return to the hotel again". Next time you stay please let us know when you make your booking that you would prefer...More

    Reviewed 28 September 2015

    We have stay with my girlfriend in this Apex hotel back in July. I have booked the hotel on our way from the airport over the booking.com and everything work out great on our arrival. I thought that the room was beautiful and had everything...More

    Thank Jakub B
    Response from Lindsay S, General Manager at Apex City of Edinburgh HotelResponded 29 September 2015

    Dear Jakub I'm very glad you enjoyed your stay with us and managed to book a room at the last minute. All our rooms have recently been refurbished and it was nice to read that you liked what the architects have done. Should you stay...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Breakfast Available
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Bar/Lounge
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    • US$102 - US$274 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #25 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #26 Business Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #29 Family Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #29 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 122
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    Old Town
    Few Edinburghers live in the Old Town, but its
    labyrinth of dank alleys and steep streets suggests
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    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
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    whitenights12
    9 July 2017|
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    Response from Sarksarah | Reviewed this property |
    We didn't hear any noise from a nearby bar. Our room was an "upgrade" to a suite and there was no air conditioning.
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    20 April 2017|
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    Response from ZsoltJakri | Property representative |
    Hi, no, but taxi service is very reliable and will cost you about £25 - just head to the taxi rank on the ground level of the multi storey car park right outside the airport terminal. Alternatively, contact the hotel and we... More
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    1 March 2017|
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    Response from ERS2013 | Reviewed this property |
    The trams would take you into Princes Street. I would get off just before you arrive at Princes Street, go on to Lothian Road and make your way to the Grassmarket from there. I have walked this route, usually taking the... More
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    "The rooms on the front have a view of the castle although they can be very noisy at night if you need a..."
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    "If you don't like sleeping in a hot room, bring your own fan"
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    "Try and book a room at the front so you can see the castle."
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