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Reviewed 4 days ago

Stayed here with my mum in a standard twin room when visiting Edinburgh for a show at the Playhouse. Arrived at the hotel before the check in time knowing that we probably wouldn't get into our room early, and we were right, but not to...More

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Response from Daniel S, Front Office Manager at The PlaceResponded 3 days ago

Dear Robyn C, Thank you for taking the time to write this review, I appreciate the detail you have went into to allow us to improve our service to guests. I'm sorry to hear you experienced some issues during your stay and would greatly appreciate...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice and original hotel! Beautiful view from the window at any time. All the stuff are very helpful. I want to thank Stuart and Jiulia for their kindness and courtesy. On the day of our departure, my husband got a little sick. Our flight...More

Thank _alevlad_bow
Response from Daniel S, Front Office Manager at The PlaceResponded 1 week ago

Dear _alevlad_bow Thank you so much for taking the time to write this five star review. I'm delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay and that you received great customer service from Giullia and Stuart. I hope your husband is feeling better and all...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed Sat and Sun nights. Room downstairs under the bar. Apart from the occasional muffled sound of footsteps it was surprisingly quiet. Staff were friendly. Got cheap tickets off agoda ($nz323 for 2 people for 2 nights) Toilet wouldn't flush but they fixed it...More

Thank Wendy D
Response from Daniel S, Front Office Manager at The PlaceResponded 1 week ago

Dear Wendy D, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave this review. I'm thrilled to hear you enjoyed your stay in Edinburgh and got to take advantage of our central location. All of us at the place hotel hope to see you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely friendly staff who all went out of their way to be helpful. Main public rooms have been revamped and are comfortable with an outdoor terrace, comfy seats and the thoughtful provision of rugs for chillier weather..... the restaurant food was well prepared and delicious,...More

Thank GandSFo6
Response from Daniel S, Front Office Manager at The PlaceResponded 1 week ago

Dear GandSFo6, I appreciate you taking the time to write this review. I'm happy to hear you had a delicious meal here at The Place and found our staff to be friendly and helpful. I appreciate the difficulties you had with parking and the lack...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed one night while visiting the Edinburgh Playhouse, which was only a few minutes walk away. The room we were given was below street level, but was bright, clean and modern. Breakfast was either buffet style or you could order fresh items from the...More

1  Thank Steve K
Response from Daniel S, Front Office Manager at The PlaceResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Steve K, Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review. I am delighted to hear how much you enjoyed your stay with us in particular our clean modern rooms and central location. I will be sure to pass your kind...More

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Barb M
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I would say 10 minutes maximum even if you are a slow walker
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Ahmet T
22 September 2017|
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Response from Anne R | Reviewed this property |
Hi. The tram goes directly from the airport to right outside the hotel. York place is the final stop so you can't miss the stop.
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Julie B
20 August 2017|
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Hi Julie B, Breakfast is served from 7.30 to 10.30 from Monday to Friday and between 8.00-11.00 Saturday and Sunday. Kind Regards, Will Harrington Front of House Manager
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