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34-38 York Place, Edinburgh EH1 3HU Scotland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Suites
Bar/Lounge
Meeting Rooms
4 Star accommodation
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All reviews no lift top floor york place velux window double shower huge room superior room lovely hotel tram line princes street full scottish breakfast main attractions tea coffee stayed here for one night city centre short break waverley station
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Reviewed 6 days ago

3 night break to The Place in October. Good location near Waverley station. On arrival we received a warm welcome luggage was taken to our room which was lucky as no lift and lots of steep steps. Room spacious with huge comfy beds ,we faced...More

Thank 17Patc
Response from Daniel S, Front Office Manager at The PlaceResponded 4 days ago

Dear 17Patc, Thank you for taking the time to leave this review. I am pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. It's great to hear you enjoyed our spacious suprooms, comfy beds, bar service and helpful receptionists. I am sorry to hear of the issues...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a lovely meal in the restaurant. The cullen skink, sea bass and steak was delicious. There was a nice chilled out vibe and Hector made the most delicious cocktails! Great place to catch up with friends.More

Thank GailMcc
Response from Daniel S, Front Office Manager at The PlaceResponded 4 days ago

Dear Gail, Thank you for taking the time to leave this review. It's great to hear you enjoyed your meals and cocktails, I will pass on your kind words to Hector who will be delighted to hear them. We hope to have you back soon....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent two nights in this well-located hotel with our friends but we were slightly disappointed by the locations of our rooms which were rather in the basement with rather small beds (instead of the rooms with courtyard view and big beds as it was...More

Thank MrsGaal
Response from Daniel S, Front Office Manager at The PlaceResponded 4 days ago

Dear Mrs Gaal, Thank you for taking the time to leave this review. I am sorry to hear you were disappointed with your rooms location. Our city double rooms are small, newly refurbished and stylishly decorated. They are mostly located on our lower ground floor...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had booked 2 nights here at a cost of £370. We stupidly expected a decent size room and for it to be clean with no issues. The room was in the basement area with only a skylight for daylight and enough room to walk around...More

Thank ClovaK
Response from Daniel S, Front Office Manager at The PlaceResponded 4 days ago

Dear Clova, Thank you for taking the time to leave this review, your feedback is greatly appreciated. I am sorry to hear that you were disappointed at the size of your room and that we were unable to provide you with value for money during...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovely little hotel set right in the centre of Edinburgh. I took my mum (in her 70's) and we felt safe. The room was a tadge small but it was clean and more than comfortable, and breakfast was lovely too (which they gave us...More

Thank emma1968
Response from Daniel S, Front Office Manager at The PlaceResponded 4 days ago

Dear Emma, Thank you for taking the time to leave this review. I am very pleased to hear that you and your mother enjoyed your stay with us. I'm also happy to hear of the helpful service from our reception team. We hope to have...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$ 74 - US$ 250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#59 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
#62 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
US$ 74 - US$ 250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#59 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
#62 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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Traveller (306)
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Dining (88)
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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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BarbM1110
24 September 2017|
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Response from WilliamH4501 | 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
"Anything but the third floor."
davidcA5999XL
10 Oct 2018
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"try to avoid the underground level rooms."
fssutton1
17 Aug 2018
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"Back facing rooms are quieter and have great views."
BroonsB
30 Jul 2018
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"Not a road facing room"
gilest2018
11 Jun 2018
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