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Grassmarket Hotel

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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“quirky hotel”(78 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Multilingual Staff
Free Parking
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed yesterday

So...parking is non existent, but good news is they will validate your parking ticket from the parking garage they recommend. The walk to the hotel is not around the corner, but you will save yourself a lot of headache if you exit the parking garage...More

1  Thank lovetime2vacation
Response from 64manager, Manager at Grassmarket HotelResponded today

Hi lovetime2vacation, Thank you for this great review of your recent stay with us, we really appreciate your feedback. We are so pleased that you enjoyed our central location, close to the beautiful Edinburgh castle and the independent shops and cafes of the Grassmarket! The...More

Reviewed yesterday

The Grassmarket area is a lovely location, very easy walking distance to the Castle, Princes Street, Museum and Theatre and good selection of bars, cafe's and restaurants. It was quirky in design, cosy and comfortable. I stayed with a girlfriend and we had a twin...More

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Response from 64manager, Manager at Grassmarket HotelResponded today

Hi joannewhiting, Wow - thank you for this great 5 star review! We are so happy to hear that you loved our central location, close to all the cities best attractions and of course the lovely shops and bars of the Grassmarket. It's great to...More

Reviewed yesterday

I am always happy when the actual experience matches the advertisements. My room was perfect for my 2 day stay in Edinburgh. The location is fabulous for exploring the city. The weather was a bit bonkers when I was there (or “normal” depending on whom...More

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Response from 64manager, Manager at Grassmarket HotelResponded today

Hi melissagrant24, Thank you for taking the time to write this great 5 star review! We're so pleased that you enjoyed so many aspects of your time with us, like our amazing location in the heart of Old Town surrounded by history and of course...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

im just about to check out after 2 nites.. great location..great service.good value for money.. tea and coffee in room and the same in reception.nice and clean..i would stay again..and probably says it all. 100% would recomendMore

Thank markabitoby1974
Response from 64manager, Manager at Grassmarket HotelResponded 1 week ago

Hi markabitoby1974, Wow - thank you for this excellent 5 star review! We are delighted to know that you chose to write to us whilst still in the hotel to leave us some positive feedback - we really appreciate it. It's great to read that...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location is nicely in the Grassmarket area of the city, next to lots of shops, restaurants & bars. Castle is a stones throw away, as is the Royal Mile. Train station is about half a mile away. Staff were very helpful. The lift only...More

1  Thank seamanuk
Response from 64manager, Manager at Grassmarket HotelResponded 1 week ago

Hi seamanuk, Thank you for taking the time to write to us about your recent stay, we appreciate your feedback! It's great to know that you liked our central location in the heart of Old Town, perfect for visiting the cities best attractions on foot....More

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US$101 - US$437 (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
...More
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lizamil
9 April 2017|
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Response from 64manager | Property representative |
Hi lizamil, Unfortunately we do not have a gym or any work out facilities within the hotel. There are lots of yoga cafes in Edinburgh though, please email us directly if you would like some recommendations. The... More
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rmgreen22
8 March 2017|
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Response from 64manager | Property representative |
Hi rmgreen22, there is no fridges in the bedrooms at Grassmarket Hotel. You can certainly request ice buckets however from reception.
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Nan B
2 March 2017|
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Response from 64manager | Property representative |
Hi Nan B! Yes we do have a lift in the hotel, however this only reaches one side of our building. The other side is accessed by the lift to the 1st floor and then stairs. Should you require full elevator access for your... More
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"I love the heated towel rack. Seriously, I need to install one of these when I get home."
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"Very comfortable room kettle coffee tea tv very funky room"
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"When booking make sure you need a room serviced by the lift, unless your young."
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"Ask for a room overlooking the trendy Grassmarket. We had a corner room. Would recommend it.."
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