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Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Leith Waterfront

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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 (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.
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Wheelchair Access
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Grade: 87 out of 100
197Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
44Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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All reviews ocean terminal the royal yacht britannia hi express bus stop right outside the hotel bus service free wifi day ticket a short bus ride the sofa bed frequent buses number bus breakfast was included budget hotel clean hotel yogurt short stay tea and coffee
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Excellent service and location. Out of the center but great bus access. Good eateries and pubs all around. Near Britannia, cinema and shopping mall. Leith is revitalised and now a buzzing location. Great Sunday market.

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Michaelalfreton
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our second stay here as we were so impressed on our last visit. Little has changed in the past 18 months or so, which is a good thing. The staff really are very friendly and helpful, couldn't fault them at all. We arrived...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank TMCLondonUK
Response from GMexpressedinburgh, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Leith WaterfrontResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear TMCLondonUK, Thank you for this great review of your most recent stay with us and for choosing to visit us for a second time. I am pleased to hear that you received the same great service as on your first visit and that our...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We stayed in this hotel for 3 nights. We wanted this hotel because it was close to a wedding location where we had to go on the Saturday. We had a problem booking the room online so we called the hotel and they have been...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Merre75
Response from GMexpressedinburgh, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Leith WaterfrontResponded 2 days ago

Dear Merre75, Thank you for this fantastic review of your stay with us. I am really pleased to hear that our team were able to help when you were having problems with the online booking and your lovely feedback about how friendly and helpful the...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Our first visit to Edinburgh. We rented a car. The parking lot is not set up for many cars and left us in quite a pickle sometimes. Cut our day short or take an Uber which seems counterproductive. Anyway, rooms are small but fairly clean....More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank tinkthetown
Response from GMexpressedinburgh, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Leith WaterfrontResponded 5 days ago

Dear Tinkthetown, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. I am pleased to hear that you were impressed with the cleanliness of the room and that you found our team to be friendly. I am sorry that you did not...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just spent 4 nights at the Holiday Inn Express Leith Waterfront with welcoming friendly staff. Our room was a good size and loved the fact it had a sofa and table. Bed made everyday, bins emptied, fresh towels etc. Loved the breakfast and I never...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Ali M
Response from GMexpressedinburgh, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Leith WaterfrontResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for this great feedback about your stay. I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed everything about your stay from our cleverly designed modern guest rooms to our convenient location. Thank you for describing us as fantastic and for recommending us....More

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August 6, 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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June 9, 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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"Ask for the room with a sofa and table."
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"Ask for a room away from the lifts as they are a bit noisy due to automatic announcements."
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"Very accessible"
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"family room on ground floor easy access to restaurent or anything"
Jun. 19, 2018
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US$54 - US$233 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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