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Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Leith Waterfront

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Ocean Drive Britannia Way, Edinburgh EH6 6JJ Scotland See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Hi 2 cleaners have a discussion in the passage to my room. I had to push by them. So rood not even a good morning from them. Breakfast o .ok Orange juice like water. Good transport links. All other staff polite and friendly and helpful....More

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Reviewed 29 August 2018

We wanted a hotel close to where the Azamara cruise ships dock, but we also wanted one with convenient public transportation to the center of Edinburgh. We got more than expected! The day that the ship was supposed to arrive in port, we saw it...More

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Response from GMexpressedinburgh, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Leith WaterfrontResponded 30 August 2018

Dear Charley44, Thank you for this fabulous feedback about your stay with us. I am delighted to hear that our excellent location met your needs for both the Cruise and for visiting Edinburgh itself. My team and I would love to welcome you back if...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

It is not a 5 in the sense that it is a 5-star hotel, but it is a 5 in the sense that it offered everything we wanted. A good price (especially compared to central Edinburgh), a good sleep, nice breakfast, and a clean environment....More

Thank garbagecollector
Response from GMexpressedinburgh, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Leith WaterfrontResponded 6 days ago

Dear garbagecollector Thank you for taking time to review your recent stay. I am glad you were very satisfied with the facilities and services we offer and this added to your enjoyment of your trip to Edinburgh. Hast ye back! Douglas, Guest Service Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed for two nights , hotel is spotless and the biggest king size beds ever . Breakfast is the usual, but no fried or boiled eggs. Staff good and helpful , and just a short walk to royal yacht Britannia. Highly recommendedMore

Thank Dave-6
Response from GMexpressedinburgh, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Leith WaterfrontResponded 6 days ago

Dear Dave-6 Thank you for your kind review following your recent stay. I am pleased to note you liked our big bed and found the room to be spotless. It is a great encouragement for the staff to read such positive reviews. I hope we...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here for a few nights with our daughter. The bed was extremely comfortable and the room was quite clean. We did mention an issue about the bathroom and that staff notified maintenance about it. The staff was very accommodating to our requests, especially...More

Thank Molly S
Response from GMexpressedinburgh, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Leith WaterfrontResponded 1 week ago

Dear Molly S., Thank you for this great review of your stay. Your lovely comments and recommendations are much appreciated. Next time when you are here please ask our team member about a bucket of ice, we can provide this on request. We would love...More

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Welcome to the Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Leith Waterfront offering free Wi-Fi, all-day dining, cool and convenient bedrooms and great value rates with an inclusive buffet breakfast. Enjoy free parking More (limited spaces) at the hotel and its superb location, which is ideal for exploring this charming and fascinating city. The Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh Waterfront is located next to Ocean Terminal leisure and shopping destination, the Scottish Executive, the Royal Yacht Britannia & close to all major business areas. The old port area of Edinburgh-Leith has many atmospheric bars, bistros and boutiques & is only 1.5 miles from the city centre. Alternatively you can relax and unwind in our stylish, refurbished bar and lounge with a drink and bite to eat and surf the free Wi-Fi. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Business
,
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Business
,
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
145
Price range
US$73 - US$213 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Waterfront Hotel Edinburgh
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Holiday Inn Express Leith
,
Leith Holiday Inn Express
,
Holiday Inn Edinburgh
,
Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Leith Waterfront Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Business
,
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
145
Price range
US$73 - US$213 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Waterfront Hotel Edinburgh
,
Holiday Inn Express Leith
,
Leith Holiday Inn Express
,
Holiday Inn Edinburgh
,
Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Leith Waterfront Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
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dawnieb90
6 August 2018|
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Response from GMexpressedinburgh | Property representative |
Good Afternoon, We have 55 spaces on site and depending on the mix of guests that we have in the car park can get very busy. There is free on street parking available next to the hotel. I hope that this information... More
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Leah P
9 June 2018|
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Response from Scott M | Reviewed this property |
The Firth of Forth is within walking distance, you could wash you clothes there
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Room Tips
"family room on ground floor easy access to restaurent or anything"
356vijayn
19 Jun 2018
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"We had a wheelchair accessible room so we were on the ground floor at the back of the hotel."
stevee979
18 Jun 2018
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"Choose room with the ocean view facing the ocean terminal building."
KanakKabra
5 Jun 2018
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"If you are booking a family room request a large room with a full double bed for the children."
lei11
30 May 2018
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