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    Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street Hotel

    53 Princes Street, Edinburgh EH2 2DG, Scotland
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    • Excellent20%
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    “princes street” (382 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    We booked this hotel on the grounds of its location and with a little trust in the Mercure chain. We arrived on a flight at Edinburgh airport after the last train home had left, so reached the hotel around midnight. Apparently it was fully booked....More

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    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    Stayed here for the first night of our stay in Edinburgh. Absolutely brilliant location just minutes away from Waverley train station. We had dinner in the restaurant and it was so nice, waiting staff where very polite. Breakfast was probably my favourite meal there though,...More

    Thank Sophie J
    Reviewed yesterday

    I chose this AccorHotel because like in other major international cities the hotel on the most commercial road in the city, from a well-known hotelier with the best views in the city must be a flagship hotel, and the deal price suggested I was making...More

    Thank David S
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Had lunch this week with friends and family and was very disappointed. We arrived just after 12pm and asked if we could move a chair to a table for 4 as there was 5 of us, that was fine and the waiter said he would...More

    Thank kathtownsend
    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    A fairly old hotel and tired around the edges but very neat, clean and tidy. It's attraction is that it is just so central. Minutes from the railway line and set in between Jenners and Marks and Spencer's. It's front rooms overlook the old city...More

    Thank Jennifer K
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    Princes Street and Gardens
    Glaswegians tease Edinburghers that their High Street
    is only half one, since buildings only line one side.
    But what they don’t say is how extraordinary the views
    are from Princes Street as a result. From here you
    look onto expansive and decorative public gardens
    beneath the mighty basalt cliffs on which Edinburgh’s
    Castle stands proud above the rest of the dramatic old
    town skyline. Yet many of those on Princes Street look
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    Sandra P
    28 June 2017|
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    Response from tweenah | Reviewed this property |
    I believe 7am to 10am.
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    6 June 2017|
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    Response from amanda l | Reviewed this property |
    Think you'd be best asking for a room with a view, I got round the back when I visited, I didn't mind as it was lovely and quiet - the front is noisy. depends if you prefer the view over the noise. can't remember 're safety... More
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    Response from amanda l | Reviewed this property |
    yes to get past the first floor where reception is
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    "Rooms overlooking Princess Street have amazing views, but would point out you do get traffic noise,"
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