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    Apex City of Edinburgh Hotel

    61 Grassmarket, Edinburgh EH1 2HJ, Scotland
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    The room that this hotel provided was very good - it had a lot of amenities, a very large and extremely comfortable bed and pillows, a rubber duck called Bobby, and ample wardrobe space. The location is excellent and very ideally placed to explore the...More

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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    This hotel is perfectly positioned for a weekend break in Edinburgh. Room was outstanding with castle view. Walking distance to castle, bars, restaurants independent shops & the cobbled streets and alleyways, with plenty of cafes to sample. Cannot wait to go back to Edinburgh &...More

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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    The Apex is in a really good location within Edinburgh, close to the Royal Mile and has views of the castle. Staff were okay but not great, the room however was really nice and comfortable and had everything we needed and more. It was a...More

    Thank BIIIRDY
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Lovely hotel & staff, my only criticisms are that the bathroom ceiling had previously had a leak from the room above, a bit of paint/repair wouldn't go amiss and the carpet under my bedside table was torn.

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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Best bits: Excellent customer service by staff who clearly know how to welcome guests and make them welcome. We were given a complimentary upgrade ( regular customers) . The room was warm & very comfortable with a huge bed. Spotlessly clean with a very attentive...More

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    whitenights12
    10 July 2017|
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    Response from Clare M | Reviewed this property |
    Noise level depends which side of the hotel your room is on.
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    20 April 2017|
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    Response from ZsoltJakri | Property representative |
    Hi, no, but taxi service is very reliable and will cost you about £25 - just head to the taxi rank on the ground level of the multi storey car park right outside the airport terminal. Alternatively, contact the hotel and we... More
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    Response from ERS2013 | Reviewed this property |
    The trams would take you into Princes Street. I would get off just before you arrive at Princes Street, go on to Lothian Road and make your way to the Grassmarket from there. I have walked this route, usually taking the... More
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