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Richmond Place Apartments

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Our new, contemporary and independent serviced apartments, with 35 apartments in the centre of Edinburgh. All have modern cooking facilities, linen, towels, ironing facilities, TV, telephone and a safe. Full Scottish breakfast is available ( at extra cost) in the adjacent building
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room features
Family Rooms
Kitchenette
Microwave
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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Mid-range
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Location

Full view
100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
173Restaurantswithin 0.3 miles
47Attractionswithin 0.3 miles
Neighbourhood
Southside & Holyrood
Many of Edinburgh’s student hangouts gather around university buildings in Southside, the sort of neighbourhood that supports a long string of second-hand shops and eateries serving ethnic food for just a few pounds. In August the student population is replaced by vast numbers of boisterous visitors here for the Fringe, Edinburgh’s world-class comedy and arts festival which headquarters itself here. Flanking Southside are two great parks. The Meadows is a vast flat and sporty space where football, rugby, tennis, cricket, croquet, and golf often all take place side by side. Kids in its big playgrounds add to the joyful noise. Far bigger and much wilder, Holyrood Park extends to the east and provides a real hike up Arthur’s Seat, but the district is best known as the site of Scotland’s Parliament and its premier Royal Palace—and their steady stream of sightseers.
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In the grounds of the student residence of Edinburgh University, these flats have been converted into an apartment hotel block. 100 yards off south Bridge and less than half a mile to centre of Edinburgh, these rooms are ideally situated. Our room was open plan over two levels,
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Response from Voyage44925596704, Manager at Richmond Place Apartments
Responded 12 Dec 2018
Dear kennyladManchester, Thank you for your excellent review of our apartments. The team and myself are delighted to read your comments and the enjoyment of your stay. We look forward to having you back soon. Best wishes, Robert Kitzinger
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Fantastic stay. Great location and clean and trendy apartments with fantastic facilities. Friendly reception staff and comfy beds bathroom was on the smaller side which was a tad frustrating as there was 4 of us but not a huge deal. Would definitely reccomend!!!
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Response from Edinburgh1st, Manager at Richmond Place Apartments
Responded 8 Nov 2018
Dear Becki B, Thank you for your 5 star review. I am delighted to read your comments which have been shared with the team to ensure we maintain our high standards. Hopefully we will have the pleasure of looking after you again in the future. Best wishes, Robert Kitzinger
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+The apartment was well furnished, great facilities, comfy bed, clean, very quiet and in perfect location. - small rooms and the mirror was far away from the plug sockets which made doing hair difficult.
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Response from Edinburgh1st, Manager at Richmond Place Apartments
Responded 24 Sep 2018
Dear Katerina K, Thank you very much for your review. I am pleased to read you enjoyed your stay in particular our amenities, comfortable bed and location. We are planning a soft refurbishment on which we aim to address the issues with the plug socket and location of mirror. Kindest regards, Robert Kitzinger
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You cannot fault the location, as the accommodation is so expensive in Edinburgh, it seemed like a good choice. The room itself was fine and was clean. However, there were holes in the pillow cases and a yellow stain on one of the towels. There was also a disgusting smell
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Response from Edinburgh1st, Manager at Richmond Place Apartments
Responded 19 Sep 2018
Dear waterfalls_11, Thank you for your review of our apartments. I am very disappointed to read that you experienced issues during your stay in particular in your bathroom as those are most certainly not the standard we pride ourselves on and of my expectation. Following your review we have investigated those in full and taken appropriate measures to ensure those will not happen again. I would be delighted to discuss with you in person, please contact myself direct. Best wishes, Robert Kitzinger
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I was very impressed with the service and location for the price. I was able to check in early. The room was spotless. Small but very well equipped kitchen. Plenty of clean towels and loo roll. Bed was very comfy. Safe provided in the wardrobe. Iron and ironing board also
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Response from Edinburgh1st, Manager at Richmond Place Apartments
Responded 17 Aug 2018
Dear maggie c, Thank you for your excellent review of Richmond Place apartments following your stay. I am very pleased to read about the enjoyment of your stay in particular the room cleanliness, service and room amenities. Our reception are doing their best to accommodate early arrivals and store luggage following our guest's departure. The team and myself look forward to welcome you back in the future. Best wishes, Robert Kitzinger
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I'm afraid we didn't have a car with us so I wasn't paying too much attention but there was a little parking at the hotel, some street parking around the hotel and it is pretty central so I am sure there is an underground car park nearby.
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Yes, there is secure facilities to keep bags.
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"ASK for a splitlevel room!"
"We stayed in apartment 116. No noise issues but if concerned request an apartment that overlooks the back of the building."
"Rooms that aren't near the road are quieter."
"Rooms facing the inner court are more quiet but have no view."
"Ask for a sunny room."
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PRICE RANGE
US$70 - US$228 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
richmond place apartments hotel edinburgh
LOCATION
United KingdomScotlandEdinburghSouthside & Holyrood
NUMBER OF ROOMS
35
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