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    Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City Centre

    Picardy Place | Opposite Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre, 1/4 mile East End Princes Street, Edinburgh EH1 3JT, Scotland
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    • Excellent27%
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    • Average19%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible2%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 7 February 2015

    This is a good Holiday Inn because it is an old hotel with a little character, the rooms are pretty standard but comfortable. The breakfast was better than I expected it was good food that would set you up for the day the only complaint...More

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    Response from Mgtresponse, Manager at Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City Centre

    Dear Nicola, Thank you for your review its great to see you enjoyed your time at our hotel, we hope to see you again one day! Kind regards, Gemma Vincent Sales Manager

    Reviewed 6 February 2015

    Stayed here for a couple of weeks on business at the end of January. It's right opposite the Playhouse and cinema complex and is surrounded by bars and restaurants with a little Tesco Express next door but one. Very handy! Breakfast is typical of the...More

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    Response from Mgtresponse, Manager at Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City Centre

    Dear Trueblue, Thank you for your review. Kind regards, Gemma Vincent Sales Manager

    Reviewed 5 February 2015

    I have stayed at a few and this is not your usual Holiday Inn Express: and old building, with a pillar in the middle of the bedroom. Same furnishings though (fairly spartan) and for a HIX, an above average breakfast selection. Great location. I would...More

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    Response from Mgtresponse, Manager at Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City Centre

    Dear Vaux, Thank you so much for your review, We are very lucky that our hotel has retained its original façade and like you say it really stands out from other Express property's due to us being a listed building, we are so happy you...More

    Reviewed 4 February 2015

    This hotel is excellent value for money! Rooms are basic and clean with a comfortable bed although the walls are thin! The hotel is in a brilliant location about a 5 minute walk from Waverley train station! We used the sight seeing bus tours to...More

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    Response from Mgtresponse, Manager at Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City Centre

    Dear Mighty, Thank you so much for your kind review, We are delighted to see you enjoyed your stay at our hotel and I am so pleased to see Remi provided great customer service. We hope to see you again soon. Kind regards, Gemma Vincent...More

    Reviewed 2 February 2015 via mobile

    Beautifull town, and very good location, tram to airport is just meters away from hotel. The hotel is in an old building with creacking floors. As mentioned in earlier feedbacks, there is no airconditioning system, inly electrical heaters in the room. The bathroom is clean,...More

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    Dear Simon, Thank you for your review I am so sorry to hear of the issues with the lights within your room, this is certainly not a normal standard for our hotel. As we are a listed building the other points you have mentioned sadly...More

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    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    • US$117 - US$296 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #57 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
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    thistlescot
    Hi, In The Official Description (provided by the hotel) you say there are designated smoking rooms. Is this still the case ? Also if i wanted to smoke after being in the bar or whatever is there any place i can go to smoke instead of out in main street at front
    19 March 2017|
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    Response from Shaski | Reviewed this property |
    I am unsure, I am not a smoker. I would suggest emailing the hotel directly.
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    Can the hotel assist us in acquiring the services of a car and driver for day sightseeing purposes within the city and nearby countryside?
    1 March 2017|
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    Response from foxxyladyScotland | Reviewed this property |
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    Gaye N
    Can we leave our luggage if we arrive early and are there rooms with a view over the River Forth
    25 February 2017|
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    "Quieter rooms to rear otherwise you get what you pay for. I chose it because of its proximity to the theatre."
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    "Room at the back on a high floor room 615 was excellent."
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    "Rooms towards the back are quieter at night, especially if you want an open window. Ours overlooked the..."
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    "Try to avoid the ground floor"
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