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The Place

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“no lift”(104 reviews)
“top floor”(76 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
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3.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Not stayed here, but been to several drinks functions here and stayed on for more drinks at the bar. Always find the place friendly, hospitable, polite and well organised. The outside drinking area is a great spot to hold a product launch or networking event...More

Thank DavidDundonald
Reviewed 6 days ago

Our room was in the basement, a huge room but not particularly nice. We were not able to stop and unload our car outside, had to go onto double yellow lines and hope for the best then walk up the street with bags before taking...More

Thank Sheila K
Response from William H, Front Office Manager at The PlaceResponded 4 days ago

Sheila K, Thank you for taking the time to write this review. I am delighted to hear you found our staff friendly and helpful. I am however sorry to hear you were disappointed with your room and the other couple of issues mentioned,particularly breakfast as...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed this weekend in what was unofficially described as the Harry Potter Suite. Great room, great view and really friendly service. Bathroom etc was spotless. We ate breakfast out both days but did drink in bar and was good. slight issue with the cleaners vacuuming...More

Thank Richard L
Response from William H, Front Office Manager at The PlaceResponded 4 days ago

Dear Richard L, Thank you for taking the time to write this review. I am delighted to hear you enjoyed all our Hotel has to offer from the Harry Potter Suite to the buffet breakfast.I am sorry to hear your were disturbed by our Housekeeping...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

this hotel was in walking distance from the train station and along the train route. The high street is also a stones throw away if your into shopping, reminded me of Oxford Street in London. I had a single room which was a decent size...More

Thank robzj c
Response from William H, Front Office Manager at The PlaceResponded 4 days ago

Dear Robzj c, Thank you for taking the time to write this review. I am delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay with us,especially the central location and our lovely cocktails. Thanks again for taking the time to write this review and we hope to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Towels left on the floor after use expectation clean towels to be left for the next day NO used towels hung over radiator and on the back of the door. Complained clean towels delivered. No toiletries replenshed eventually delivered. Complimentary breakfast given nice but won't...More

Thank spencemrsangelas
Response from William H, Front Office Manager at The PlaceResponded 1 week ago

Dear spencemrsangelas, Thank you for taking the time to write this review. I am very sorry to hear you were disappointed with your stay with us. We fully accept our errors with the service of your room and my sincere apologies that this has left...More

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Traveller (271)
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Dining (87)
Hotel & Grounds (203)
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US$63 - US$222 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#64 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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US$63 - US$222 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#64 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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