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Merchiston Residence

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A grand Victorian property of 8 luxury serviced apartments set in the cosmopolitan district of Merchiston where visitors are now offered an unrivalled home from home experience. The sumptuous interiors at Merchiston Residence are contemporary and bespoke, exuding sophisticated elegance. Merchiston Residence is a minute’s walk from the fashionable area of Bruntsfield which is home to designer boutique shopping and a myriad of independent eateries, and is a 15-20 minute walk or 5 minute bus or taxi ride into the city centre and the surrounding landmarks.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
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Kitchenette
Microwave
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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Grade: 77 out of 100
41Restaurantswithin 0.3 miles
13Attractionswithin 0.3 miles
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This was a great place to stay, for a couple. We had a friend with us who didn't sleep so well on the sofa bed as they found the mattress too thin. Apart from that the apartment was sparkling clean, probably recently painted with everything a guest could need. Tea, coffee, milk,
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Response from LateralC, General Manager at Merchiston Residence
Responded 5 days ago
Thank you so much for sharing this review following your recent stay at Merchiston Residence. We are delighted to read you loved your apartment and its facilities. Sorry to hear your friend didn't have a great nights sleep - we'll look into the issue with the mattress. We are looking forward to welcoming you back very soon! Best Wishes,
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Property's Favourite Review
Loved the neighborhood and was a perfect studio/1bed with loft bed for our family. We were able to walk to restaurants, shops and still easily walk to Edinburgh Castle and other sites. It was a nice to see how those living in Edinburgh live vs being in a hotel.
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Response from LateralC, General Manager at Merchiston Residence
Responded 26 Mar 2018
Thank you so much for taking the time to share your positive review following your stay with us here at Merchiston Residence. We are delighted that you and your family found our facilities, location and service met your needs perfectly. We LOVE IT when guests love Merchiston Residence as much as we do! We really hope we will have the pleasure of welcoming you back sometime in the near future.
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We stayed here for my daughters hen weekend . Very clean and everything you need , lovely area with some nice restaurants and only 20 minute walk into Edinburgh . Whilst there we had a problem with the heating but this was dealt with within an hour of reporting it ! Excellent
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Response from LateralC, General Manager at Merchiston Residence
Responded 2 weeks ago
Thank you so much for sharing this review following your recent stay at Merchiston Residence. We are delighted to read you loved your apartment and its great location in the beautiful and peaceful Bruntsfield neighbourhood. We are looking forward to welcoming you back very soon! Best Wishes,
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Very easy check in and out without having to speak to anyone. Very clean and spacious, with all amenities that we need. 1 minute walk to nearby Starbucks and Tesco Metro. Perfect if you are having a meeting at Napier University or an interview at George Watson’s College. All
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Response from LateralC, Guest Relations Manager at Merchiston Residence
Responded 3 weeks ago
Thank you for sharing this wonderful review following your recent stay at Merchiston Residence. We are delighted to read you found our spacious apartment located in the beautiful neighbourhood of Bruntsfield perfectly met your needs. We are looking forward to welcoming you back really soon. Best Wishes,
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The property is located in a beautiful part of Edinburgh with lots of shops and cafes around the corner! The accommodation is excellent and I would highly recommend it to anyone! we stayed with our 2 small children and we couldn't have asked for more
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Response from LateralC, Guest Relations Manager at Merchiston Residence
Responded 14 Dec 2018
Thank you so much for sharing this FANTASTIC review following your recent stay at Merchiston Residence. We are delighted to read you loved our apartment and its great location in the beautiful and peaceful Bruntsfield neighbourhood. We are looking forward to welcoming you and your family back very soon! Best Wishes,
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Hello, Yes, all of our apartment come supplied with Hair Dryers. Best wishes, Gavin
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Thanks for your question. We partner with a company called Tom Thumb here in Edinburgh who you can hire all sorts of equipment from - take a look at the 'Staying with Us' section on our Lateral City Apartments website where you can find all the information you need: Let us know if you need any further information or assistance, Best wishes,
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There is no parking deck, however, you're able to park on the street in front and around the building. I didn't have a car, but I believe you have to pay for street parking using the kiosks along the streets. I'd contact the rental company to confirm that.
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No elevator & front steps to entrance - not ideal if mobility impaired
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Hello. You will receive this information 48 hours prior to arrival. Please let us know if we can be of any further assistance.
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"Lower floor if you don't want to carry heavy bags upstairs"
"Families should take the ground-level apartments, the basement apartment is better for couples."
"Read check in details as unmanned and a code is needed to get in the building and your apartment and for enquiries or complaints."
"warm and modern"
"apartment 6 is lovely"
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PRICE RANGE
US$67 - US$298 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
merchiston residence hotel edinburgh
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United KingdomScotlandEdinburgh
NUMBER OF ROOMS
8
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