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Stay Central Hotel

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139 Cowgate near St. Giles' Cathedral, Edinburgh EH1 1JS Scotland See on map
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Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
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3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Good bedroom with large and comfortable bed, and well-located at the city. Room and bath full-equiped and tidy. Better not to get breakfast, it doesn't worth it. It's being served at the pub next to the hotel, and smells more like a party than a...More

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Response from 64manager, Manager at Stay Central HotelResponded 5 days ago

Hi luisL564QH, Thank you for taking the time to write to us about your recent stay! It's great to know that you enjoyed our comfy beds, well facilitated bathrooms and excellent location! We are sorry to hear that you weren't satisfied with the breakfast offering,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hotel is located right at the foot of edinburgh Royal mile and accessible to all tourist destinations. The room was wonderfully clean with comfortable bedding. Rain shower luxurious for weary tired day’s walking in the city. Entry is shared with a lively pub outdoor seating...More

1  Thank Pansy R
Response from 64manager, Manager at Stay Central HotelResponded 6 days ago

Hi Pansy R, Thank you for taking the time to write to us about your recent stay. It's great to hear such positive feedback from our guests, we're so pleased that you enjoyed our central location in the heart of Edinburgh's Old Town! And we...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Convenient fare, very well located,nice&neat bedrooms... and on top of everything a fantastic customer service! The two nice ladies who work at the reception were far from great. They were equally caring, friendly and always eager to help with a smile on their faces.Their warmth...More

1  Thank alexiseinhorn
Response from 64manager, Manager at Stay Central HotelResponded 6 days ago

Hi alexiseinhorn, Thank you for this excellent review! We are delighted to receive such positive feedback, especially about our lovely team. They strive to provide the best customer service to all of our guests so I will be sure to pass on your kind comments...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

On our recent "Birthday / 30th Anniversary" trip to Scotland, we made reservations at the Stay Central in Edinburgh. We made it to Edinburgh, but my wife's luggage didn't. We got to the Stay Central and were met by Greg at the desk. He told...More

1  Thank Talon973
Response from 64manager, Manager at Stay Central HotelResponded 1 week ago

Hi Talon973, Wow - thank you for taking the time to write this excellent review for us. It is always a joy to read such positive feedback from our guests and especially about our lovely receptionists. I have just shared your comments with Greg who...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel is located on one of the central party streets and thus does generate a lot of noise, this is obviously amplified during Fringe Festival. We stayed in a L room and didn’t hear any noise during our stay at the hotel (when in...More

Thank Rebecca1309
Response from 64manager, Manager at Stay Central HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Rebecca 1309 Thank you very much for taking your time to write this valued feedback of your recent stay, it means so much to us that you enjoyed your stay at the STAY Central Hotel. We are beyond pleased to read through your kind...More

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At STAY central we aim a little bit higher than just providing you with a good night's sleep. We have 37 fresh and refurbished bedrooms perfect for 2 to share or bedrooms for up to 6 guests. We like to look after ...More you and free Wi-Fi is a must for our guests. Each of our lovely bedrooms have large flat screen TV's, iPod docks, rain fall style showers to get lathered up in and lots of little extras you won't expect. Located in the heart of Edinburgh's eclectic Cowgate surrounding the famous lively Three Sisters bar, STAY Central is a short stroll from everywhere. Less
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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USD 99 - USD 305 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Hotel Tailors Hall
Tailors Hall Hotel Edinburgh
Stay Central Hotel Edinburgh, Scotland
United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > Old Town
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Old Town
Few Edinburghers live in the Old Town, but its
labyrinth of dank alleys and steep streets suggests
this was not always the case. Today, it’s mostly
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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Ayrton W
31 October 2017|
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Response from MaritS4 | Reviewed this property |
I’m so sorry I did’t see your question before now. No, we didn’t have any parking.
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20 May 2017|
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Response from 64manager | Property representative |
Hi badmoon81! The easiest and quickest way to reach us from the airport is by taxi - this will take around 25 minutes and cost approximately £25. However, a cheaper option would be to use the Edinburgh Tram or Airlink... More
7 May 2017|
Response from 64manager | Property representative |
Hi RoseBallerine, Thank you for taking the time to write to us. We do have ironing boards & irons available in the hotel, these can be delivered to your room upon request at our 24 hour reception! The STAY Central Team
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"Dorm Was Awesome for Larger Groups"
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"Dorm Room excellent for groups of people"
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"Not overlooking the 3 sisters courtyard."
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"Ask for a quiet room if you think the party atmosphere outside would keep you awake"
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