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Rotherham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 October 2014

I booked this place for my partners birthday as it had a pool and we did not want to stay right in the city centre. The room we had contained a huge king size bed plus a single but as the room was so large there was plenty of space. The room was modernly decorated with bed side lamps, a...

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CapitalManager, General Manager at Edinburgh Capital Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Reviewer, Thank you for taking the time to list your highlights following your recent stay with us, the Chef is certainly pleased that both the "early restaurant" menu and breakfast were well received. Next time you book don't forget to try out the leisure facilities as I am sure you will find these even more relaxing. Regards Simon and...

Lancaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 October 2014 via mobile

We arrived on Friday 17th October for a long weekend and were welcomed by the reception staff who were friendly, knowledgeable and helpful. We found our room easily and were pleasantly surprised at the space and the amazing view, the room was spotless and nicely decorated and we had the pamper package ready and waiting. On arrival in the restaurant...

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CapitalManager, General Manager at Edinburgh Capital Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Reviewer, Thank you for your "Absolutely wonderful" review, from housekeeping providing you with a "spotless room" to the Chefs "delicious breakfast" and your future recommendations indeed repeat business is certainly praise we appreciate. Regards Simon and Team

Scotland
Reviewed 19 October 2014

Struggled to find the hotel initially as Clermiston Road was closed due to roadworks but we made it eventually. Fast, efficient and friendly check in. Straight up to our room which was large with huge bed. Overlooked the car park at the side of the hotel but that was fine. We had the early bird dinner which was lovely and...

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CapitalManager, General Manager at Edinburgh Capital Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Reviewer, Thanks for the detailed review following your recent stay, very pleased to read that you have chosen to highlight the team as being our greatest asset, and I have to agree. Kind Regards Simon and Team

edinburgh
Reviewed 18 October 2014

We were at 40th anniversary for the craigmount pipe band it was 7pm for7.30 pm they did not start serving starters till 9.30 we finished our meal at 11pm the meal was not worth waiting all that time for plus I was served ice cream on a hot plate very disapointing would not recommend for dance

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Blantyre, Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 October 2014

I recently had a lovely weekend here with my husband. The hotel is spotlessly clean and modern throughout. Our room was perfect. We used the leisure facilities which were also great. The restaurant was very nice, the food was great and the early evening menu was very reasonable. Breakfast buffet had everything that I could have wanted to eat.. the...

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CapitalManager, General Manager at Edinburgh Capital Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Reviewer, Very pleased that you have chosen to share your recent stay with the online community, thanks for highlighting amongst your review, the "delicious Scottish breakfast, the "professional staff" and the "relaxing" leisure facilities. Kind Regards Simon and Team

North Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 9 October 2014 via mobile

This hotel is about 20 minutes from the airport at a cost of about £10 to £12. Hotel staff are helpful and pleasant. We were even able to check in early on arrival. The room has all the standard inclusions however no fridge. We kept our milk on the window ledge outside with no issues as we like a coffee...

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CapitalManager, General Manager at Edinburgh Capital Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Reviewer, Many thanks for your detailed review following on from your recent stay with us, the fact that you would be happy to stay again is testament to the 4 star rating you awarded us. Kind Regards Simon and Team

Penrith, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 October 2014

I work for a holiday company myself and couldn't be more pleased with the level of staff service we received. Staff showed a genuine interest in what we had planned during our stay and were a delight to chat to. They were also very attentive and rectified a minor issue in our room with haste. The Décor in the hotel...

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CapitalManager, General Manager at Edinburgh Capital Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Reviewer, Absolutely delighted with reading your comments as are our Team, from the friendliness to the breakfast we have clearly made all the right impressions. Hope to welcome you back in the not to distant future. Kind Regards Simon and Team

ABERDOUR
Reviewed 5 October 2014

I booked a room online with booking.com only to be told the I was not able to cancel it. On the hotel page it had in big letters - free cancelation. I called reception and spoke with a very helpful girl. She explained that the room I had booked was covered by the very small print just beyond - free...

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CapitalManager, General Manager at Edinburgh Capital Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Reviewer, As discussed with you during our telephone conversation, at the time you made the booking you chose to purchase the "advance rate" that offers you a discounted rate with non cancellation as part of this deal. This is standard offer used by many hotels to provide our guests with a value rate option, its certainly sufficiently highlighted in...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 September 2014

Till now excellent. I am still staying in this hotel. I needed a 13 day stay and emailed the management team asking for a discount. In less than 12 hours I had an answer with a reasonable rate. Despite Ryder cup and fully booked hotel there is no noise or any other annoying staff. The area around is great with...

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CapitalManager, General Manager at Edinburgh Capital Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Reviewer, Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience, clearly from your first contact with the hotel we have ticked every box, much appreciated. Regards Simon and Team

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 September 2014

stayed overnight with the bride and another 2 bridesmaids room was fab big enough for the 4 of us no meals at night we were to late and couldnt get anything.The breakfast was very nice and as for the wedding itself had a great day and night the meal was outstanding and the staff were very helpful would deffo go...

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CapitalManager, General Manager at Edinburgh Capital Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Reviewer, Thanks for sharing your recent experience in regards to your recent experience as a wedding venue. Pleased that the big day was such a success and the team did all that they could to make sure all had a great time. Kind Regards Simon and Team

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Food & drink at the hotel
Westview Restaurant
Westview Restaurant
Cuisines: European
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Edinburgh Capital Hotel has great views across the west of the city and enjoys close proximity and easy access to Edinburgh Airport, Murrayfield Stadium and Edinburgh Zoo. You are never too far away to explore the sights and sounds of the historic City of Edinburgh. Stylish and comfortable guestrooms with free WiFi, extensive leisure club and substantial free car parking. Westview Restaurant and Bar offers good food at great prices. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Number 26 bus operated by Lothian Buses runs a regular service into the City Centre. Whether your stay is business or pleasure, Edinburgh Capital is the perfect choice for a memorable visit to the City. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Edinburgh Capital Hotel

Address: 187 Clermiston Rd | Corstorphine, Edinburgh EH12 6UG, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Price Range: ₹ 5,021 - ₹ 13,120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Edinburgh Capital Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 111
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Also Known As:
Best Western Edinburgh
Edinburgh Best Western
Edinburgh Capital Hotel Scotland
Hotel Style:
#40 Family Hotel in Edinburgh
#45 Business Hotel in Edinburgh
#54 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
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