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Edinburgh City Hotel

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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good38%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Room Service
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Multilingual Staff
3.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewsmaternity hospitalroyal milelauriston placeminute walkgrassmarket arealothian roadgrass marketlovely hotelwithin walking distancefamily roomwould definitely stay here againlarge roomprinces streetedinburgh citystayed here for nightsmain attractionswould highly recommend this hotel
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Reviewed 13 May 2015

The hotel was well located within easy walking distance of many great attractions. However the room was TINY. Sleeping in a double bed proved to be a challenge for us, but it was for only 3 nights. The hotel was clean and the staff were...More

Thank Heather M
Response from SunnyV79, General Manager at Edinburgh City HotelResponded 18 May 2015

Dear Heather Thanks you for reviewing your recent stay at Edinburgh City Hotel. It quite pleasing to read that the hotel was in close proximity for the tourist attraction you wanted to visit and you received a excellent customer service from staff at the hotel....More

Reviewed 12 May 2015

We landed here first on our trip to Scotland. The staff was eager, efficient and helpful, and the suggestion from the website to take the bus from the airport was great -- it stops right across the street! Princes Street and Edinburgh Castle are just...More

1  Thank thirdsunrise
Response from SunnyV79, General Manager at Edinburgh City HotelResponded 13 May 2015

Dear Thirdsunrise Thanks for a wonderful five star review of your recent stay with us. I am pleased at your comprehensive review and of course delighted that overall you enjoyed your stay with us whilst exploring our beautiful city and historical aspect of the hotel....More

Reviewed 11 May 2015

We stayed here for 3 days in March of 2015 and were very pleased with the location, staff and 24 hour bar! The front desk was welcoming and assisted us in parking our rental car. The food was freshly prepared and we even had the...More

Thank Lenzylamb
Response from SunnyV79, General Manager at Edinburgh City HotelResponded 13 May 2015

Dear Lenzy Thanks you for this great five star review for your recent stay with us. I am delighted that we have been able to provide you with a personal service and that you enjoyed your stay with us. I am really pleased to that...More

Reviewed 9 May 2015

We stayed here for three nights on our honeymoon. The location was great, just a few minutes walk from the Grassmarket and yet quiet and quaint. The hotel was clean, the bed was the most comfortable of all the ones we slept in on the...More

1  Thank Erin C
Response from SunnyV79, General Manager at Edinburgh City HotelResponded 11 May 2015

Dear Erin Thanks a lot for your recent review for your stay at Edinburgh City. It was quite pleasing to read that you and your partner had a comfortable stay at the hotel during your honeymoon. I will sure pass your kind comments to all...More

Reviewed 2 May 2015

The hotel is a large old style hotel with large stone construction. The rooms extend away from the road and are shielded from road noise. Stay here if you like your piece and quiet. Room 410: Top floor facing the courtyard, quiet, large room, a...More

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Response from SunnyV79, General Manager at Edinburgh City HotelResponded 4 May 2015

Dear Andy Thank you for detailed review for your recent stay at Edinburgh City Hotel. It is great to read that you had a great stay and our staff were excellent throughout your stay. I have passed your feedback to the rest of the team....More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
USD 82 - USD 321 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#40 Business Hotel in Edinburgh
#43 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
USD 82 - USD 321 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#40 Business Hotel in Edinburgh
#43 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Nearby
Southside & Holyrood
Many of Edinburgh’s student hangouts gather around
university buildings in Southside, the sort of
neighbourhood that supports a long string of
second-hand shops and eateries serving ethnic food for
just a few pounds. In August the student population is
replaced by vast numbers of boisterous visitors here
for the Fringe, Edinburgh’s world-class comedy and
arts festival which headquarters itself here. Flanking
...More
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galwaygirl27
18 February 2018|
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Response from SunnyV79 | Property representative |
Dear Galway Our hearty breakfast includes continental buffet with croissants, cereals, fruits; tea, coffee and juice; and toast. Hot options included are either full (or vegetarian) breakfast, smoked salmon and scrambled... More
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LUCKY J
13 February 2018|
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Response from SunnyV79 | Property representative |
Dear Lucy Yes we can provide a mini fridge , the cost to provide for a whole stay will be £20.00. Please email or contact reception team at the hotel to advise when you arrving, so that we can put into your room... More
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Smurf077
9 August 2017|
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Response from SunnyV79 | Property representative |
Dear Smurf We do not have the self serve laundry service on site, but our team on reception can direct you to the nearest self service laundry. The nearest self service laundry service is within 1.5miles from the hotel. We... More
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"Parking might be a problem so try not to bring car"
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"Ask for a room facing the courtyard and not the road."
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"The hotel takes your preferences seriously, so let them know what you need and expect"
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"Ask for a room at the back (overlooking the courtyard) for more quiet."
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