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Apex City of Edinburgh Hotel

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good40%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
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4 Star Hotel
Apex City of Edinburgh Hotel is located in the heart of Edinburgh’s Grassmarket, just minutes away from The Royal Mile and famous Edinburgh Castle. All rooms and suites provide plenty of natural light, comfort, and space. You’ll also find complimentary luxurious Elemis toiletries, a 42...
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Location and contact
61 Grassmarket, Edinburgh EH1 2HJ, Scotland
10.3 km to Edinburgh Airport
244 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
0.3 km from Edinburgh Castle
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All reviewsgreat locationroyal milerubber duckwalk in showergrassmarket areaelemis toiletriespubs and restaurantsgrass marketcastle viewexcellent hotelnespresso machinewould highly recommend this hotelmodern hotelstayed here for nightsbreakfast was excellentcomfy bedfew minutes walk
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Reviewed today

The hotel is very close to the places where something is going on, walking distance to Grassmarket of course. But also quiet near to the castle and the mall. Confiusing was that there is another Apex Hotel at Grassmarket. Our Taxi driver drove us first...More

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Reviewed yesterday

Plus: The hotel has an excellent location and the beds are very comfortable. Minuses: Bathrooms should be upgraded as they are quite old. Breakfast should be varied. The quality of the coffee could be improved.

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Reviewed yesterday

Very helpful and friendly staff Central location. Just a 10 minute walk from Waverly station. Comfortable and well equipped room overlooking the Grassmarket and the Castle. Good quality Internet connection. .

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Thank bowlandracing
Reviewed 2 days ago

It was my first visit to an Apex-hotel and I will definitely try the other hotels too. This was a great hotel, free upgrade from the room and the room-service was immaculate! Lots of amenities, great beds and perfect location! We didn't try the food...More

Thank j0urney86
Response from MHobin, General Manager at Apex City of Edinburgh HotelResponded yesterday

Dear Guest, Many Thanks for taking the time to post your review. Your kind words are very much appreciated and we look forward to having you back. I've sent you a private message with some details. Kind Regards Mike

Reviewed 3 days ago

Conveniently located at Grassmarket the Apex City of Edinburgh offers professional service right in the city center. Wonderful view at the castle from some rooms. Rooms are spacious, well furnished and were immaculate clean. Nice, modern bathrooms. Nespresso machine and small fridge provided in the...More

Thank AllaroundAsia
Response from MHobin, General Manager at Apex City of Edinburgh HotelResponded yesterday

Dear Guest, Many thanks for taking the time to post your review. I am delighted that you have enjoyed stay and we look forward to welcoming you back soon. Kind Regards Mike

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
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Price range
US$122 - US$354 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#24 Business Hotel in Edinburgh
#27 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
#32 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Price range
US$122 - US$354 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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#24 Business Hotel in Edinburgh
#27 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
#32 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Nearby
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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floridagal970
June 17, 2018|
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Response from Melissa J | Reviewed this property |
They are different hotels, at different price points, located only about a block apart.
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Alice P
May 1, 2018|
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Response from Max0391 | Reviewed this property |
It’s a steep climb from the train station. When we went my daughter booked an Uber cab, cost was under £15. Avoids all the hassle.
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Room Tips
"Rooms facing Grassmarket provide a magnificent of the castle, but the noise from the pubs can be quite loud..."
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"Ask for high floor... grassmarket vibrant and sometime noisy"
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"Although no view rooms facing the back are quieter."
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"A higher floor than ours would have been more quiet."
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