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Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City Centre

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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 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.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Grade: 100 out of 100
1031Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
416Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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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 top of Leith Walk is more ragged. This major thoroughfare boasts a famously gritty gay club, as well as a strip of good Indian restaurants. Regal Georgian and Victorian townhouses preside over largely deserted streets in Calton, where only the occasional restaurant or hotel brings much life. Even so, a steady trickle of idlers and picnickers pass by to climb Calton Hill for its wide-open lawns, wonderful city views, and curious monuments – an Athenian-style temple among them.
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Reviewed today

Stayed here for a second time on a recent visit to Edinburgh. Despite arriving well over an hour before the allowed check-in time, they were quite happy to allocate a room. The hotel is clean and is what you would expect from the HI chain....More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Paul K
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a holiday inn express hotel which is part of a chain. As such they are generally all the same in design and amenities. That said the room was clean, the bed comfortable and the staff efficient and friendly. The location of this hotel...More

Date of stay: November 2018
1  Thank mickeastlake
Response from Mgtresponse, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City CentreResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your recent feedback, I am happy to see that you enjoyed your stay with us and that the hotels location and amenities were such a great asset to your experience of ourselves and of Edinburgh. I hope that in the...More

Reviewed today via mobile

I chose to stay at this hotel in Edinburgh centre despite my business being just outside the city so I could spend some time in the Christmas markets and do some late night shopping. It was a good choice - 5-10min walk from Waverley station,...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Carrell1977
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I stayed at the holiday inn express Edinburgh city centre 20 November 2018 checking out on the 21st In the early hours of the morning approx 00-40 I was awakened by a knock on the door closely followed by someone entering my room, I shouted...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Stayed here for 1 night while we went to the Edinburgh Playhouse for Motown the Musical. Very handy with a short walk to the Playhouse. Room was very comfy. The only draw back was no plug socket beside the mirror for the wife to do...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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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 angelicmystery | Reviewed this property |
it looked like there was a small car park to the rear of the hotel
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July 19, 2018|
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"Put something behind the door when you go to sleep."
jeff_lyndz
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"We were at the back of the hotel which was quiet - it just depends on your neighbours!"
LinM391
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"ask for a quiet room"
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"Any rooms would be good."
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PRICE RANGE
US$72 - US$292 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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LOCATION
United KingdomScotlandEdinburghBroughton & Calton
NUMBER OF ROOMS
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