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Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City Centre

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Picardy Place Opposite Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre, 1/4 mile East End Princes Street, Edinburgh EH1 3JT Scotland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Ideally situated for Princes Street and all of Edinburgh's famous tourist locations. Functional but clean and reasonably quiet. Breakfast does get rather busy but if you try and get there just before 8 you should be fine.More

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Response from Mgtresponse, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City CentreResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your recent review, I am glad to see that you enjoyed your stay with us and that the hotel location was such a great asset to your experience of Edinburgh. Sadly as you have mentioned he breakfast can become very busy when...More

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Reviewed July 6, 2018

First there were no biscuits in the room but this is often the case these days so it's not a grumble. Secondly if you are coming to Edinburgh via EDI airport this is ideally located. Use the tram, it's a short walk from the airport...More

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Response from Mgtresponse, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City CentreResponded July 8, 2018

Thank you for your recent feedback, I am glad to see that you enjoyed your stay and that the hotels location was such a great asset to your experience in Edinburgh. The Tram construction was plagued with delays, budgetary problems and lots of opposition but...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City Centre is in a great location. It was clean and the breakfast was very good. It is also convenient from the airport via the tram - just a short walk from the last stop on the line.More

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Response from Mgtresponse, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City CentreResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your kind feedback, I am glad to see that you enjoyed your time with us. The recent addition of the Tram was so controversial in Edinburgh but it truly has been such a great asset to this hotel as the final point...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here as a family whilst visiting Edinburgh University for an open day. Booking through Expedia we got a great deal on a family room for 2 nights saving over £100. On arrival the staff were friendly and welcoming and the room was very...More

Thank Fiona G
Response from Mgtresponse, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City CentreResponded 3 days ago

Tank you for such a lovely review of not just the hotel, but of Edinburgh. I am glad to see that you enjoyed your time with us and the city and that our location was so beneficial to your experience with us. Sadly as you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice hotel excellent location absolute worth for money may be except for breakfast everything was good one should ask for room with a view it gives you great perspective of city life.Excellent staff always ready to help you.More

Thank Gaurav M
Response from Mgtresponse, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City CentreResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your kind review, I am glad to see that you enjoyed your stay with us and that the hotels location and staff were such a great asset to your experience with us. Sadly the rooms with views are very limited, to a...More

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Free Internet Access and Free Hot Breakfast. Simply ask for an internet voucher at check in. The hotel offers continental breakfast buffet plus two daily hot options. Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh City Centre is More a 5 minute walk to Princes Street & a 10 minute walk to the Royal Mile. Located near the St James Shopping Centre & Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre. The hotels offers free luggage storage and has designated smoking bedrooms. All bedrooms & public areas have high-speed wired & wireless internet access provided by Swisscom. All rates include complimentary EXPRESS START breakfast for all persons. The hotel is within walking distance of Waverley Railway Station and St Andrews Square Bus Station. The Airlink 100 Bus goes from Waverely Bridge to Edinburgh Airport in 25-minutes. Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh City Centre is located near Broughton Street, George Street & Queen Street. The hotel is across from the Omni Centre with a choice of restaurants & a Vue Cinema. This Edinburgh City Centre hotel is a perfect choice if you are looking for a base near Edinburgh Castle, The Real Mary Kings Close , Edinburgh Dungeons and Holyrood or for events at Murryfield Stadium, Corn Exchange, Hearts Football Club, Hibernian Football Club or Meadowbank Stadium. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Style
Romantic
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Hotel Style
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
161
Price range
US$85 - US$231 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City Centre Hotel Edinburgh
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Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City Centre Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > Broughton & Calton
Hotel class
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
161
Price range
US$85 - US$231 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City Centre Hotel Edinburgh
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Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City Centre Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > Broughton & Calton
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Broughton & Calton
Lying where grandiose New Town townhouses give way to
malls and utilitarian housing, Broughton and Calton
have long been transitional neighbourhoods with a
mixed identity. It’s here that Edinburgh’s gay village
found a home in the 1980s. But gay culture is anything
but overt along bustling epicentre Broughton Street;
even if polished pubs, hip bistros, smart delis and
art galleries all speak of affluent good taste. The
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Gillian L
September 24, 2018|
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Response from Barteek_m | Reviewed this property |
No idea where the Christmas market is but it is really in the center so I guess yes. I didn’t used a car park as arrived by plane so dirty I will not help with vouchers but you can easily ask at the. Hotel.
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September 20, 2018|
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Response from kirk M | Reviewed this property |
No Not really especially with the new tram lines going in makes it worse just use the Park and Ride. There are certain points that you can get a fine on different roads.
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July 19, 2018|
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Yes there is a hairdryer
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"Might want to choose a different hotel. Not sure."
Alta2
Aug. 29, 2018
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"There were a few stairs but did have disabled lifts which were handy to send suitcases in. We were on 6th..."
worzel1956
Aug. 17, 2018
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"The rooms we had were ideal, No noise from outside, no noise from inside...."
andraHarthill
Jul. 22, 2018
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"Until some time in 2019 there's a construction site across the road so better make sure you get a room..."
SandraKoy
Jul. 16, 2018
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