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Motel One Edinburgh-Royal

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18-21 Market Street, Edinburgh EH1 1BL Scotland See on map
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Multilingual Staff
Wheelchair Access
3 Star accommodation
Oct. 7Oct. 8
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The best thing of this place is so close to the train station and the royal mile. The room was tiny and clean with full facilities. They do have some interesting design in the room not only release the space but still maintain full functions....More

Thank Zhangling X
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is one of the worst hotel I have ever experienced. The hotel is comprised of two buildings. Our room was located on the fourth floor in the Cowburn Street building. In order to access our room, you have to take the elevator to the...More

Thank paqujac
Response from 206aross, General Manager at Motel One Edinburgh-RoyalResponded 5 days ago

Dear paqujac Thank you very much for taking the time to review your recent stay with our hotel. I am very sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your stay with us. Motel One have a very specific design concept, and our building is...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The rooms are beautiful. Everyone was nice and friendly. Breakfast is very good and we loved The great view in The breakfast room. Also The hotel ist perfect located in The Center. Will definetely book this again!

Thank Anja P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had a great stay here. The location was amazing - so close to the Old and New Towns - and everything was within walking distance, including the airport bus stop. Staff were friendly. Lots of groups were staying and when I needed to extend...More

Thank elizabethheu
Reviewed 1 week ago

This motel is on a prime central location, just a short walk away from Edinburgh Castle and several other sights of interest. There are places to dine in and shopping opportunities just a stone throw away! Breakfast is very limited, only some cold pastries and...More

Thank RangeR
Response from 206aross, Manager at Motel One Edinburgh-RoyalResponded 1 week ago

Dear RangeR, Thank you very much for taking the time to review your recent stay with our hotel. Our building is very old, and parts of it date back to the 1600s, so we are a very unique layout. As you described, some of our...More

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Motel One Edinburgh-Royal has prime position in the hub of the city, on bustling Market Street, a stone’s throw from the Waverley Railway Station and the Royal Mile, close to the shopping strip, main attractions, ...More businesses, and popular nightlife.Based on the concept "Great design for little money" the Motel One brand offers high standards of service and great design for budget conscious guests in city centre locations. Less
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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US$94 - US$149 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Motel One Edinburgh-Royal Scotland
United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > Old Town
Traveller (860)
Room & Suite (386)
Dining (90)
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
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August 12, 2018|
Response from 206aross | Property representative |
Hi Joolsh65; all of our rooms have natural daylight but a small number have a skylight in the ceiling as opposed to a window. We classify these as Basic rooms, so we would recommend booking a Classic or Room with a View if... More
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June 28, 2018|
Response from 206aross | Property representative |
Dear Tor, Your reservation is guaranteed for late arrival so this is no problem at all. I have added a note to the booking to confirm your estimated arrival time. We have irons, and ironing boards available at reception... More
June 6, 2018|
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"Try to get a room in the main building, but that is not a must."
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"201 is a great room if you don't mind the noise early in the a.m.. The internet didn't work on the..."
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"Perhaps ask for one facing away from the main corner to get a little less city noise although, even there it..."
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