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Royal Mile Residence

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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
25 Apr 2016
“Perfect location ”
1 Apr 2016
“Good but could do with a refresh”
Free Wifi
4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 21 October 2012

Great location , speedy check-in . Within walking distance to either end of the royal mile. We were lucky to get a room on the first floor since there's no lift. Loved the purple interior.. Very modern and cosy. We had a problem with our...More

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Reviewed 25 August 2012

This was our first trip to Edinburgh for the Tattoo & the Festival. Location was superb 5 mins from the castle and beside everything else. Trouble was our apartment no 5 was shabby, furnishings soiled , settee had burn marks on upholstery, and was covered...More

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Reviewed 10 August 2012

Very helpful staff, within walking distance of pretty much everything and very clean and attractive rooms. Very pleased with this booking and would easily go back. Much preferred this apartment to any hotel I've been to in Edinburgh.

Thank RossDeMon
Reviewed 19 July 2012

Okay, so there are lots of stairs to walk up if you get a top floor apartment but it is worth it We stayed in apartment 11 and everything was so perfect. You have to check in at the backpackers association around the corner, but...More

Thank TheHotelWriter
Reviewed 11 June 2012

The Royal Mile Residence is in a great location in Edinburgh, especially for first time visitors (as we were when we stayed). We only stayed one night and spent most of the weekend on the Royal Mile so the accommodation was perfect. The room was...More

Thank Jacqui M
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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USD 186 - USD 579 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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USD 186 - USD 579 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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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"If possible try to request a lower floor room to save using the stairs!!!"
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"Room 11 was at the very top, a lot of stairs but worth the walk."
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"Apartment 11 overlooks the royal mile Remember, the hire the apartment number, the further up the stairs it..."
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"Be aware the rooms at the top require a steep trek up the staircase"
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