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    The Place

    34-38 York Place, Edinburgh EH1 3HU, Scotland
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    Overview
    • Excellent37%
    • Very good35%
    • Average18%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible3%
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    “no lift” (103 reviews)
    “top floor” (76 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 971 reviews

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    This hotel is well placed for visitors arriving by bus as it's a few yards from Edinburgh bus station . A hotel of two halves . The reception , lounges & bar downstairs are really trendy but the bedrooms are a bit tired . Had...More

    Thank janisgray1949
    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    We recently stayed at The Place. I think it looks better on the website than it does in real life. We had a double city room, which had no view except on to a brick wall. The room was small , however, it was clean....More

    Thank Rosebine12
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We booked this hotel for a family wedding. The double rooms were described as "cosy". What an understatement. Down flights of stairs to what can only be described as tiny rooms. The worst thing about it was that there were NO WINDOWS in the room...More

    Thank pcp873
    Response from William H, Front Office Manager at The PlaceResponded 6 days ago

    Dear Pcp873, Thank you for taking the time to write this review. I am sorry to hear you were disappointed with your stay. The rooms booked were a City Double and they are advertised as being small double rooms located on the lower ground floor.As...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    I booked super last minute through booking.com for a night away with my Mam to treat her. We arrived early so we left our bags and went out for a while. On returning to go to our room we were told our bags had been...More

    1  Thank emmaturnbull121
    Response from William H, Front Office Manager at The PlaceResponded 6 days ago

    Dear Emmaturnbull121, Thank you for taking the time to write this review. I am delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and were happy to be able to offer yourself and your mother a complementary upgrade. As you mentioned,there was an error on...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Large clean room, friendly staff, great bar, perfect location & even better price! I would highly recommend this hotel, it’s walking distance from many hot spots in Edinburgh. I will 100% be back to stay.More

    Thank Ashley M
    Response from William H, Front Office Manager at The PlaceResponded 6 days ago

    Dear Ashley M, Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review. I am delighted to hear you enjoyed all our Hotel has to offer from the friendly staff to the central location. Thanks again for taking the time to write this...More

    The Balmoral Hotel
    3,924 reviews
    #14 of 151 hotels in Edinburgh
    0.4 km
     
    Premier Inn Edinburgh City Centre (York Place)
    935 reviews
    #7 of 151 hotels in Edinburgh
    0.06 km
     
    Old Town Chambers
    1,036 reviews
    #3 of 151 hotels in Edinburgh
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    358 reviews
    #30 of 151 hotels in Edinburgh
    0.3 km
     
    About
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    • Restaurant
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Price range
    • USD 65 - USD 218 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #64 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 47
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    • Edinburgh >
    • Broughton & Calton
    • Also Known As
    • The Place Edinburgh, Scotland
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    Broughton & Calton
    Lying where grandiose New Town townhouses give way to
    malls and utilitarian housing, Broughton and Calton
    have long been transitional neighbourhoods with a
    mixed identity. It’s here that Edinburgh’s gay village
    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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    Barb M
    24 September 2017|
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    Response from William H | Property representative |
    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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    Response from William H | Property representative |
    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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