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Apex Grassmarket Hotel

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Apex Grassmarket Hotel is located in Edinburgh’s vibrant Grassmarket. Nearby, you’ll find the characteristic Edinburgh Castle, Greyfriars Kirkyard and The Royal Mile, making this hotel the perfect place to stay if you’re looking to explore the city. Your room will be stocked with both essentials and added extras like complimentary Wi-Fi, luxurious Elemis toiletries and a 42” LCD TV. Choose a Deluxe or Family room and you’ll also get an Edinburgh Castle view to make your stay extra special. Kick-start your day with a refreshing swim in the hotel swimming pool or use the Technogym fitness studio, free of charge. Later you can try delicious cuisine at the hotels' Metro Brasserie restaurant.
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Pool
Business Centre with Internet Access
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Wheelchair Access
Public Wifi
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Breakfast Available
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Great View
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Full view
100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
1345Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
466Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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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 royal palace – two of Edinburgh’s great set-piece attractions. But there’s lots more exploring to do here down dozens of little alleys, or wynds, while at night the city’s busiest clubs erupt along the Cowgate which is closed to traffic for this purpose.
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Good hotel in the heart of Edinburgh, great being right on the doorstep of the Grassmarket.My only complaint would be that the mattress was a little on the hard side but appreciate this is a matter of opinion.Otherwise all good.
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Brilliant service at checking- out. Hotel clean and welcoming, room nice size and clean. Perfect location for sightseeing.Breakfast and service could not be faulted. We stayed two nights and have no complaints whatsoever.
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Lovely hotel great rooms especially if you look on to the front of The Grassmarket you overlook Edinburgh Castle.Beutiful room with big comfortable beds and lovely elmis products in your room .Saff were very friendly and nothing to much bother.When we stayed here before you had b
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Excellent stay. Location was perfect near to all attractions.view of castle from room.room was clean and comfortable. Friendly and helpful staff.could not complain about anything.Would definitely recommend and would book here for any trips back to Edinburgh.
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large spacious room with great facilities. In a fantastic location just a short walk to the royal mile and a 20 minute walk to princess street. If you plan to take a tripIn the tour bus Grassmarket stop is just outside the hotel.
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The Standard Double Room at the Apex Grassmarket Hotel
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We haven’t booked breakfast at the hotel and I wonder if there are any nice places nearby for a good breakfast?
Yes, there are a number of restaurants that are open for breakfast within 200 ft of the hotel. You can look them on Google map. We ate at a coffee house right next door and it was pretty good.
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Hi, are there any children’s sessions in the pool please? We’re looking to book a weekend in October. Many thanks Alice
Hi, are there any children’s sessions in the pool please? We’re looking to book a weekend in October. Many thanks Alice
Children are allowed anytime as far as I know, did not see any programs offered. It was very warm, smallish but clean.
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Hello, What is the easiest bus route to take from Edinburgh airport to the hotel? Thanks in advance, Lauren
Take the 100 Airlink bus to Waverley Bridge, and then it's a short taxi ride to the hotel 👍
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Is the hotel busy in the week? I’m asking as I’d like to get in their car park if poss. Thanks in advance
I reckon every summer will be busy everyday because of the festival .
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"ask for a castle view"
"The Castle view rooms are the best."
"Ask for a room with a view of the castle"
"All rooms were very quiet."
"Room 3025 has great view of castle and grass market."
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PRICE RANGE
USD 94 - USD 337 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
apex international edinburghhotel apex international
LOCATION
United KingdomScotlandEdinburghGrassmarketOld Town
NUMBER OF ROOMS
169
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