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Edinburgh City Hotel

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  • Excellent54%
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  • Average6%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
3.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewsmaternity hospitalroyal milelauriston placeminute walkgrassmarket arealothian roadgrass marketlovely hotelwithin walking distancefamily roomwould definitely stay here againlarge roomprinces streetedinburgh citystayed here for nightsmain attractionswould highly recommend this hotel
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Really enjoyed our stay in this nice hotel. The staff were very friendly and efficient. Had a drink in the bar and the breakfast was very good. Location is good and very quiet.Easy to get about the city either walking or using the buses which...More

Thank Sandy16
Response from SunnyV79, General Manager at Edinburgh City HotelResponded 3 days ago

Dear Sandy, Many thanks for the excellent review. Delighted to read you had a good visit with us. Thanks for highlighting the staff – the team work hard and it’s great for this to be recognised. I’m pleased to read you enjoyed a drink in...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed overnight as we were visiting nearby Kings Theatre. Very well located for this venue as only a 5 minute walk. The hotel is really well run, very clean and staff are super friendy and helpful. My husband and I had a room on the...More

1  Thank Claymires58
Response from SunnyV79, General Manager at Edinburgh City HotelResponded 3 days ago

Dear Clamires Many thanks for taking the time to post a review. I’m delighted to read you had such a good stay with us. Thanks for mentioning the friendly and helpful staff. The team love this city and are enthusiastic in sharing their knowledge with...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Good hotel in a good location. Staff were really helpful and friendly and were able to supply me with things I forgot. Bar/restaurant was nice and cosy too, and the breakfast was excellent. There's a handful of restaurants nearby too if you want other options,...More

Thank akkejakke
Response from SunnyV79, General Manager at Edinburgh City HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Akkejakke, Many thanks for the thorough review. I’m pleased to read the friendly team were able to provide you with forgotten items. Happy you found the bar and restaurant cosy. We’ve a great selection of Scottish food and drinks so I hope you managed...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We where gifted a two night stay at this hotel for Christmas from our daughter. Neither of us had stayed in Edinburgh before and this was my first hotel experience. As we had not booked the hotel ourselves, we did not know what to expect....More

1  Thank Suzy J
Response from SunnyV79, General Manager at Edinburgh City HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Suz J Thanks so much for the wonderful and thorough review. I’m delighted to read you had such a great time with us. It’s a lottery when someone else choses accommodation – I’m pleased to read you approved of your daughter’s choice. As a...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great stay in this wee gem of a hotel a short walk from the Grass Market. Right from checking in to leaving the staff in this hotel were so friendly courteous and helpful' The room was spotless comfortable well appointed for our one night only...More

2  Thank tabamba
Response from SunnyV79, General Manager at Edinburgh City HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Tabamba Many thanks for the great review. Delighted you rated us so highly. As you say, we’re ideal for visiting the Old Town and Grassmarket - glad this suited you. I’m delighted to read such great things of the staff. We’ve a fantastic team...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$ 82 - US$ 321 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#40 Business Hotel in Edinburgh
#43 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 82 - US$ 321 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#40 Business Hotel in Edinburgh
#43 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (348)
Room & Suite (248)
Dining (44)
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Nearby
Southside & Holyrood
Many of Edinburgh’s student hangouts gather around
university buildings in Southside, the sort of
neighbourhood that supports a long string of
second-hand shops and eateries serving ethnic food for
just a few pounds. In August the student population is
replaced by vast numbers of boisterous visitors here
for the Fringe, Edinburgh’s world-class comedy and
arts festival which headquarters itself here. Flanking
...More
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galwaygirl27
18 February 2018|
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Response from SunnyV79 | Property representative |
Dear Galway Our hearty breakfast includes continental buffet with croissants, cereals, fruits; tea, coffee and juice; and toast. Hot options included are either full (or vegetarian) breakfast, smoked salmon and scrambled... More
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LUCKY J
13 February 2018|
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Dear Lucy Yes we can provide a mini fridge , the cost to provide for a whole stay will be £20.00. Please email or contact reception team at the hotel to advise when you arrving, so that we can put into your room... More
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Smurf077
9 August 2017|
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Response from SunnyV79 | Property representative |
Dear Smurf We do not have the self serve laundry service on site, but our team on reception can direct you to the nearest self service laundry. The nearest self service laundry service is within 1.5miles from the hotel. We... More
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"Parking might be a problem so try not to bring car"
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"Ask for a room facing the courtyard and not the road."
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"The hotel takes your preferences seriously, so let them know what you need and expect"
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"Ask for a room at the back (overlooking the courtyard) for more quiet."
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