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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)
Breakfast included
Business Centre with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
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Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
132Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
67Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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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Upon arrival, dread filled us because of how much road works there was but luckily our room was facing the back so we didn’t hear much racket. We read prior to visiting that they had a small car park which we found out they no longer own so we had to go to the public car park
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Stayed here as we were going to a show at The Playhouse Theatre. It was perfect for us, check in was quick and efficient. Rooms were adequate for our needs and spotlessly clean. the corridors etc were well maintained and clean considering the footfall they must have. Breakfast
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This hotel has a good location, a smart facade and a friendly welcome. Great view from the room. Everything you would expect from a HIEx. Unusually I felt 3 stars was more appropriate than 4 due to the uncomfortable bed. A very odd feature as the beds are usually fine in this
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Stay here two/three times per year when attending a show at Playhouse. We were usually lucky enough to get parked at the rear of the hotel - however only when we arrived did we know this no longer existed. Were directed to a car park however being unfamiliar with Edinburgh we
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Recently stayed as a group of 6 with our Labrador. Had a great stay, hotel staff where all amazing, fantastic customer service. Felt well looked after the whole trip. Rooms were a great size and really clean. Would stay again in Edinburgh and the dog loved it :)
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Room 614. Room with a view!!!!
Large spacious room
Vista do quarto para área em construção.
I cannot answer factually . My guess would be not but dont hold me to that
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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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Does hotel have parking
it looked like there was a small car park to the rear of the hotel
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Yes there is a hairdryer
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yes about a 10 minute walk
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"Book a double room with 2 beds"
"Third floor was quiet, we had the window view of a small courtyard with no noise."
"Stairs could a problem for wheelchair customers."
"Avoid a room that looks onto the back courtyard where the heating/air conditioning units are located which can create some excessive noise."
"The rooms we had were very quiet but as they were basement, the view was not good."
US$71 - US$297 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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