We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Richmond Place Apartments

Show Prices
Certificate of Excellence
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
1 room
Check In Check Out
Please enter your travel dates to continue
Check Availability
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 4 more sites!
Professional photos
Richmond Place Apartments
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow

200 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
There are newer reviews for Richmond Place Apartments
See the most recent reviews
Showing 161: English reviews
Level Contributor
7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

I really enjoyed our stay here. Our room was spacious and contained all expected amenities. It was really clean and the bed was comfortable. It was also conveniently located near The Royal Mile. Staff at reception were friendly and helpful. My only criticism is that without air con or a fully opening window the room was quite stuffy during some... More 

Thank Russell W
Houston, Texas
Level Contributor
17 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

I highly recommend this as a place to stay in Edinburgh. The location is such that you can easily walk to major sights, and is a pretty easy walk from the main train station (about 15 minutes). The small but highly-functional kitchen has everything you need, and a nearby Tesco means you can really save money on eating out. We... More 

1 Thank laurak022
Droitwich, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Our apartment in this complex was excellent. It was spotlessly clean and kitted out with everything you need. The location was brilliant - easy walking to everywhere you wanted to go and to transport links. You could also leave luggage there whilst awaiting your flight if you had to, which was so useful. Secure and modern. I would definitely stay... More 

Thank faynaylor80
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

Stayed here 18-19/06 with my friend for the evening as a last minute trip. Easy to find and not far from all the city had to offer. On arrival we were told we'd been upgraded which was a nice surprise and were given a duplex on the third floor. We were both really surprised how spacious it was and that... More 

Thank Victoria S
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
16 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

Nice apartment with all the comfort . Very good position , walking distance to city center and to Edinburg castle . Very clean and nice bathroom with shower and kitchen with fire , oven and fridge . Entrance and reception are not at the standard of such place . Looks like a low budget hostel hall as the first 2... More 

Thank Davidewind
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Level Contributor
66 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 June 2016

The location is just a little outside of the 'old town' city center (10 min. walk) and in a quiet street. The apartment itself looked a little outdated and scruffy, though it was clean. It looks like the rest of the building is occupied by students, it doesn't seem like a 'proper' hotel. It was okay for one night (and... More 

Thank Jaimy v
Mississauga, Canada
Level Contributor
134 reviews
34 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Richmond Place for several days and were very happy with our choice. Our room was a 2-storey open studio with bedroom upstairs and living room/kitchen below, and a small but complete bathroom. The setup recalled a University residence and indeed parts of the building are used as such. That said, we found it very clean, modern, and... More 

Thank MeadowvaleON
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
30 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 June 2016

It was a three night stay five minutes from where I was at a meeting. Well appointed and suitable for my needs. No problems at all. Comfy wee flat. Lots of towels soap and toiletries, and two tellies!

Thank gfstrong
Montreal, Canada
Level Contributor
121 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 May 2016

We slept 3 nights. These are apartments that are designed for students and your unit is on 2 levels. Second floor is a double bed with access from only one side of the bed...if both of you get up at night this could be an issue since one side is on the mezzanine side. Tv in the room and a... More 

1 Thank QC-CDNtraveller
Level Contributor
35 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 May 2016

I am staying in this property for the second time after a year. It was great experience. The breakfast was one of the best I had in the western world. Very pleasant personnel and calm environment. I was on an academic meeting. It was silent ambience that helped me to work through night to prepare my presentations. It was a... More 

Thank Dr Kan S

76 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

All Traveller Photos (59)
Room/Suite (26)
Hotel & Grounds (5)
Bathroom (4)
View from Room (1)
Dining (4)
Other (19)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All Management Photos (17)
Room/Suite (8)
Dining (1)
Bathroom (1)
Hotel & Grounds (3)
Business Centre/Function Rooms (1)
Other (3)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Edinburgh hotels
Southside & Holyrood
Kenneth Mackenzie
Kenneth Mackenzie
#130 of 150 in Edinburgh
287 reviews
Salisbury Green Hotel
#118 of 150 in Edinburgh
318 reviews
Masson House
#115 of 150 in Edinburgh
377 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Southside & Holyrood
Nicolson Apartments
Nicolson Apartments
#28 of 206 in Edinburgh
119 reviews
Old Town
Stay Edinburgh City Apartments - Royal Mile
West End
The Knight Residence Edinburgh by Mansley Serviced Apartments
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Staying in Southside & Holyrood

Neighbourhood Profile
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 Southside are two great parks. The Meadows is a vast flat and sporty space where football, rugby, tennis, cricket, croquet, and golf often all take place side by side. Kids in its big playgrounds add to the joyful noise. Far bigger and much wilder, Holyrood Park extends to the east and provides a real hike up Arthur’s Seat, but the district is best known as the site of Scotland’s Parliament and its premier Royal Palace—and their steady stream of sightseers.
Explore this neighbourhood


  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our new, contemporary and independent serviced apartments, with 35 apartments in the centre of Edinburgh. All have modern cooking facilities, linen, towels, ironing facilities, TV, telephone and a safe. Full Scottish breakfast is available ( at extra cost) in the adjacent building ... more   less 

Additional Information about Richmond Place Apartments

Address: 5 - 9 Richmond Place, Edinburgh EH89VE, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > Southside & Holyrood
Price Range: ₹ 5,511 - ₹ 14,035 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Richmond Place Apartments 3*
Number of rooms: 35
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Orbitz, Hotels.com, Expedia, Cheap Tickets, Travelocity, Priceline and Booking.com so you can book your Richmond Place Apartments reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Richmond Place Apartments Hotel Edinburgh
Richmond Place Apartments Edinburgh, Scotland
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Richmond Place Apartments staff and other travellers.
6 questions
Ask a question
3 months ago

See all questions (6)

Questions? Get answers from Richmond Place Apartments staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Rooms that aren't near the road are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles anapN8051BK, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms facing the inner court are more quiet but have no view.”
 of 5 bubbles U_42, 14 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a sunny room.”
 of 5 bubbles drkans, 17 May 2016 | Read review
“we used the four bed apartment, double bed and double sofa bed,”
 of 5 bubbles AlisonDon, 25 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Make sure you know which standard of room you're paying for.”
 of 5 bubbles Lmaragaretf, 17 Aug 2015 | Read review
5 of 5
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay