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    Twelve Picardy Place

    12 Picardy Place, Edinburgh EH1 3JT, Scotland
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    1 - 5 of 321 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    Lovely hotel and the room was amazing. Large screen tv, fully stocked fridge and dressing gowns. The shower was huge as well. The room was spacious and clean. The staff were welcoming and friendly. Didn't like the wooden surround on the bed. My Husband and...More

    Thank Divadolly
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Myself and my partner stayed at Twelve Picardy at the weekend. The reception area is nice and the lady on reception was helpful and showed us to our room. The room was stunning! The decor was amazing, it was a good size, was super clean...More

    Thank jaderx2016
    Response from Twelve Picardy P, Manager at Twelve Picardy PlaceResponded 2 weeks ago

    Good morning, Thank you for your 5 star review, I am glad to hear you enjoyed your stay. I'm sorry to hear you found your room to be too warm, the heaters can be switched off inside the room. Usually we don't experience temperatures high...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Cozy and spacious rooms, updated well. The staff was kind and helpful. The bathrooms were a little too dark to see your face, so I'd advise a make-up mirror if need one. Would definitely stay again! Go to Steak next door, it was excellent ......More

    Thank Deathgirl
    Response from Twelve Picardy P, Manager at Twelve Picardy PlaceResponded 2 weeks ago

    Good morning, Thank you for your lovely 5-star review, I am delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay. We will look in to adding some brighter bulbs in the bathroom having read your feedback. I hope we can welcome you back again in the future,...More

    Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

    This hotel was amazing value for money. Located in an old townhouse the room was huge and very bright and clean. I loved the contemporary decor and the bathroom was super cool. Our room didn't have a great view - we overlooked a beer garden...More

    Thank splacchino
    Response from Twelve Picardy P, Manager at Twelve Picardy PlaceResponded 4 weeks ago

    Good afternoon, We have 2 Restaurants and a Basement Bar within the hotel located next door in No.14 Picardy Place (STEAK Restaurant, Steak on Stones Restaurant and Beer & Skittles Bar). I am sorry that you were unaware of this. Unfortunately, the other venues do...More

    Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

    We stayed at this hotel for two nights in September 2017. The hotel itself is small, but our room was quite spacious, with high ceilings. It was comfortable and the bathroom was very modern and clean. The staff at the front desk were very friendly...More

    Thank mandyjava
    Response from Twelve Picardy P, Manager at Twelve Picardy PlaceResponded 4 weeks ago

    Good morning, I do apologise, but I think you might have been confused by which parking lot we have a partnership with. The partnership is with the Q-Park at the Omni Centre which is directly across the street from us on Greenside Row. You leave...More

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    • US$112 - US$274 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #43 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
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    • Broughton & Calton
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    Lying where grandiose New Town townhouses give way to
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    have long been transitional neighbourhoods with a
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    found a home in the 1980s. But gay culture is anything
    but overt along bustling epicentre Broughton Street;
    even if polished pubs, hip bistros, smart delis and
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    Kellie W
    5 June 2017|
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    Response from Twelve Picardy P | Property representative |
    Good afternoon, Superior rooms are the smaller of our rooms in the hotel and are located on the 1st and 2nd floor. Executive rooms offer our guests that little bit more space to relax, unwind and pamper in the comfort of... More
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    John Mo G
    22 May 2017|
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    Response from Twelve Picardy P | Property representative |
    Good morning, We do not have air conditioning at our hotel but we do have fans available in every room. Kind regards, Reception
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    Stuart M
    5 February 2017|
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    Response from SteakMangement | Property representative |
    Dear Stuart, We unfortunately do not have a lift but with the booking you have made you can have one of our Superior rooms on the first floor. Best wishes Reception
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