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Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is in a great location, the staff super friendly and helpful. My room front facing was very noisy, there is no air con to cool the room and it looks tired. If you stay make sure you do not back on to the...More

Thank gilest2018
Response from Daniel S, Front Office Manager at The PlaceResponded 5 days ago

Dear Gilest2018, Thank you for taking the time to leave this review. I'm happy to hear that you enjoyed your experience in our bar & restaurant and that you found our staff to be super friendly.I'm sorry to hear hear of the issues with your...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

price for 4 nights was over £600 and we expected more.Location is good, but didn't realise until we checked in that Breakfast is not included.The room was ok, although we found an item of underwear behind the radiator I assume from a previous occupant so...More

Thank scanning1960
Response from Daniel S, Front Office Manager at The PlaceResponded 5 days ago

Dear scanning1960 Thank you for taking the time to write this review, I am sorry to here of the issues you had during your stay and would greatly appreciate if you could contact me via frontoffice@placehotels.co.uk to discuss some points further. I will pass on...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here with my mum in a standard twin room when visiting Edinburgh for a show at the Playhouse. Arrived at the hotel before the check in time knowing that we probably wouldn't get into our room early, and we were right, but not to...More

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Response from Daniel S, Front Office Manager at The PlaceResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Robyn C, Thank you for taking the time to write this review, I appreciate the detail you have went into to allow us to improve our service to guests. I'm sorry to hear you experienced some issues during your stay and would greatly appreciate...More

Reviewed May 10, 2018

Very nice and original hotel! Beautiful view from the window at any time. All the stuff are very helpful. I want to thank Stuart and Jiulia for their kindness and courtesy. On the day of our departure, my husband got a little sick. Our flight...More

Thank _alevlad_bow
Response from Daniel S, Front Office Manager at The PlaceResponded May 11, 2018

Dear _alevlad_bow Thank you so much for taking the time to write this five star review. I'm delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay and that you received great customer service from Giullia and Stuart. I hope your husband is feeling better and all...More

Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

We stayed Sat and Sun nights. Room downstairs under the bar. Apart from the occasional muffled sound of footsteps it was surprisingly quiet. Staff were friendly. Got cheap tickets off agoda ($nz323 for 2 people for 2 nights) Toilet wouldn't flush but they fixed it...More

Thank Wendy D
Response from Daniel S, Front Office Manager at The PlaceResponded May 11, 2018

Dear Wendy D, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave this review. I'm thrilled to hear you enjoyed your stay in Edinburgh and got to take advantage of our central location. All of us at the place hotel hope to see you...More

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Barb M
September 23, 2017|
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I would say 10 minutes maximum even if you are a slow walker
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Ahmet T
September 22, 2017|
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Response from Anne R | Reviewed this property |
Hi. The tram goes directly from the airport to right outside the hotel. York place is the final stop so you can't miss the stop.
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Julie B
August 20, 2017|
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Hi Julie B, Breakfast is served from 7.30 to 10.30 from Monday to Friday and between 8.00-11.00 Saturday and Sunday. Kind Regards, Will Harrington Front of House Manager
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"Make sure your room isn't on the lower level and you'd be better off having breakfast elsewhere."
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"Book in advance. Superior room was worth it for the space and the view"
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