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    Apex City of Edinburgh Hotel

    61 Grassmarket, Edinburgh EH1 2HJ, Scotland
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    Reviewed 27 February 2014

    Surrounded by pubs and restaurants and only a few minutes walk up to the castle. Taxi ride to the New Town only 5 minutes away. Could not fault this hotel at all. Good size rooms with a bath and shower. Staff were very helpful. Would...More

    Thank Traveloholic2017
    Response from Lindsay S, General Manager at Apex City of Edinburgh HotelResponded 1 March 2014

    Dear Guest It is always good to read that guests have not only enjoyed their stay at the hotel but will be happy to stay with us again in the future. I am really pleased you had a good time in Edinburgh and found the...More

    Reviewed 25 February 2014

    We were very impressed by all aspects of this hotel. The rooms were well furnished and very comfortable. The staff were particularly helpful and very friendly, and the breakfasts and evening meals were excellent. Grassmarket is an excellent location. We will choose this hotel for...More

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    Response from Lindsay S, General Manager at Apex City of Edinburgh HotelResponded 1 March 2014

    Dear John Thank you for your very kind and positive review. I am pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and plan to visit again this August for the festival. If you would like the same room when you return please let us know...More

    Reviewed 25 February 2014

    Apex City Hotel in Edinburgh is in a great location in Grassmarket - lots of lovely restaurants, buildings and fantastic tweed/cashmere shops nearby. But the handy and pleasant location was outdone by the friendliness of the staff at the Apex City Hotel who provided an...More

    1  Thank Nikki A
    Response from Lindsay S, General Manager at Apex City of Edinburgh HotelResponded 1 March 2014

    Dear Nikki Please accept my thanks for posting such a lovely review of the Apex City hotel. From your very positive review I can see that you had a great stay with us and my staff appear to have looked after you well. Edinburgh does...More

    Reviewed 23 February 2014

    We booked this hotel through booking.com and after considering reviews on trip advisor.co.uk. This one is a gem. We quickly found throughout Edinburgh that everyone we met in the tourist industry seemed to outdo themselves in their helpful friendly approach. None more so than here...More

    2  Thank MickC60andproud
    Response from Lindsay S, General Manager at Apex City of Edinburgh HotelResponded 4 March 2014

    Dear Michael Thank you for taking the time to write such a positive and in depth review of the hotel - it is very much appreciated. Your review suggests that you will happily book to stay in an Apex hotel again in the future. Should...More

    Reviewed 23 February 2014

    This hotel is right in the middle of the grassmarket and walking distance from princess street and Arthur's seat. Staff were friendly and a good breakfast was included in the price. Also free wife. We didn't have a great view - of a concrete building...More

    1  Thank Ripley2603
    Response from Lindsay S, General Manager at Apex City of Edinburgh HotelResponded 1 March 2014

    Dear Guest Thank you for your review of the hotel. I am pleased that you enjoyed your stay and found my staff to be friendly. My apologies that you found your room to be on the small side. Should you stay with us again in...More

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    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Room Service
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Breakfast Available
    • Meeting Rooms
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Price range
    • US$100 - US$276 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #24 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #26 Business Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #29 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #30 Family Hotel in Edinburgh
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 122
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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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    whitenights12
    9 July 2017|
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    Response from Sarksarah | Reviewed this property |
    We didn't hear any noise from a nearby bar. Our room was an "upgrade" to a suite and there was no air conditioning.
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    mcintoshdr
    20 April 2017|
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    Response from ZsoltJakri | Property representative |
    Hi, no, but taxi service is very reliable and will cost you about £25 - just head to the taxi rank on the ground level of the multi storey car park right outside the airport terminal. Alternatively, contact the hotel and we... More
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    1 March 2017|
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    Response from ERS2013 | Reviewed this property |
    The trams would take you into Princes Street. I would get off just before you arrive at Princes Street, go on to Lothian Road and make your way to the Grassmarket from there. I have walked this route, usually taking the... More
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    "The rooms on the front have a view of the castle although they can be very noisy at night if you need a..."
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    "If you don't like sleeping in a hot room, bring your own fan"
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    "Try and book a room at the front so you can see the castle."
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    "rooms off the Grassmarket would be quiter than those on it."
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