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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good35%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“no lift”(108 reviews)
“top floor”(80 reviews)
“york place”(51 reviews)
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Such potential to be great but a real let down. It was our first visit for food. Asked the bar man how we go about ordering and he had to go check with the chef and asked how many were eating. Very odd given we'd...More

Thank jamessL9853OO
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I've stayed here a few times before but would like to mention this visit in particular.Firstly the room exceeded our expectations being huge & comfortable with spectacular views towards the Forth & its bridge. For breakfast the kitchen went out of their way to accommodate...More

Thank Jmm_19
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our room was huge - with high ceilings and giant windows out to the street. The service was reserved - as in, they did everything necessary, but nothing extra. Our room was themed, though it took me awhile to figure it out. I glanced at...More

Thank Jennifer F
Response from Daniel S, Front Office Manager at The PlaceResponded 6 days ago

Hi Jennifer, Thank you for taking the time to leave this review, I'm glad to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and were able to figure out the mystery behind our themed room. We hope to have you stay again soon to try and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Right at the end of the team from the airport this lovely hotel is in one of the oldest buildings in Edinburgh but with all the modern amenities. The bath room was larger than some hotels rooms I have stayed in when in Europe. Major...More

1  Thank Paul R
Response from Daniel S, Front Office Manager at The PlaceResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Paul R, Thanks for taking the time to leave this review. I'm glad to hear you enjoyed your stay with us an took advantage of our central location, we hope to have you stay with us again soon. Kind Regards, Daniel

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely hotel. We were lucky enough to win a night here in a Supreme Suite in a raffle and it was a real treat. Lovely friendly staff who dealt with our late arrival and ensured the restaurant knew we were in the building. Lovely 3...More

Thank sassilia
Response from Daniel S, Front Office Manager at The PlaceResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Sassillia, Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review, I appreciate the amount of detail you have went in to. I'm delighted to hear that you had such a lovely time and enjoyed your dining experience with us and will...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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US$ 103 - US$ 275 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#60 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
#62 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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US$ 103 - US$ 275 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#60 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
#62 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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Lying where grandiose New Town townhouses give way to
malls and utilitarian housing, Broughton and Calton
have long been transitional neighbourhoods with a
mixed identity. It’s here that Edinburgh’s gay village
found a home in the 1980s. But gay culture is anything
but overt along bustling epicentre Broughton Street;
even if polished pubs, hip bistros, smart delis and
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Jlo27
10 July 2018|
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Response from Daniel S | Property representative |
Hi there, The royal mile is roughly a 15 minute walk from the hotel. Kind Regards, Daniel
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Barb M
24 September 2017|
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Response from William H | Property representative |
I would say 10 minutes maximum even if you are a slow walker
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Ahmet T
22 September 2017|
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Response from Anne R | Reviewed this property |
Hi. The tram goes directly from the airport to right outside the hotel. York place is the final stop so you can't miss the stop.
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Room Tips
"Not a road facing room"
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"Make sure your room isn't on the lower level and you'd be better off having breakfast elsewhere."
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"Don’t think there is any good rooms AVOID"
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"Book in advance. Superior room was worth it for the space and the view"
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