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Novotel Edinburgh Centre

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The 4-star Novotel Edinburgh Centre hotel is located in the heart of the Scottish capital. After a day exploring Edinburgh, recuperate in our heated pool & spa, and join us for cocktails and craft beers and contemporary cuisine in the Tap Kitchen & Bar. And when you're ready to relax, discover the meaning of true comfort in our newly upgraded rooms..
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Property amenities
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Public Wifi
Wheelchair Access
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Room features
Accessible rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
248Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
66Attractionswithin 0.5 km
Old Town
Few Edinburghers live in the Old Town, but its labyrinth of dank alleys and steep streets suggests this was not always the case. Today, it’s mostly visitors, tartan-flavoured souvenir shops, and pipers that you’ll find on its cobbled streets. This is the place to get a feel for Auld Reekie (Old Smelly), as the town was once nicknamed, and stroll the Royal Mile, the thoroughfare that links the castle with the royal palace – two of Edinburgh’s great set-piece attractions. But there’s lots more exploring to do here down dozens of little alleys, or wynds, while at night the city’s busiest clubs erupt along the Cowgate which is closed to traffic for this purpose.
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Booked a superior room for 3 nights over New Year. On arrival, the room was not up to Novotel standards - it wasn't that clean, very small, smudges on the wall and chipped paint in the bathroom (although we were told it had been recently refurbished). We complained and - to
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Hotel's Favourite
We stayed here in two rooms for our family's first trip to Edinboro. This hotel is very well located, within walking distance of all of the things we wanted to do and see: Grassmarket, castles, parks, train station. I recommend reading about 30 - 50 reviews which is what I did.
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Response from Henrique T, Manager at Novotel Edinburgh Centre
Responded 21 Aug 2018
Dear elizabeth57Elkridge Thank you so much for this lovely review. I can say that you are now our favorite guest that left us a review. We do love our new breakfast area as well. When can we welcome you back to Edinburgh :) Once again thank you very much. Best regards Henrique
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Good points -This hotel is well located to The Grassmarket and the staff are friendly. The lobby, bar and restaurant area is new and looks great. Bad points - the room we stayed in was supposed to have been refurbed but had a stained carpet and chipped paint. The bed was hard
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The hotel was clean and the staff were really helpful. The swimming room was nice well looked after and hygienic too. The only reason I didn't give it the full 5/5 is that we decided to eat in the hotel on our first night because we were tired from traveling. Unfortunately the
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Stayed here for two nights as part of our bus tour and found it met our needs just fine. The location was great, easy walking distance to what we needed. The room was big enough by European standards and the bed was very comfortable.
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Response from HenriqueT2, Manager at Novotel Edinburgh Centre
Responded 5 days ago
Dear ivanh453 Thanks for your review. We would like to thank you for your visit and we hope to see you soon back in our hotel. Regards Henrique
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Under the bed, long term stain and mould!
We had a tub and separate shower room. It was a double room.
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Hi Do the rooms have irons and ironing board
Yes they do. Along with an full size iron.
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£22 a night for parking here
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Hi! We haven’t rent the car while we were in Dublin thus I can’t be of help. I would recommend to ask the hotel itself.
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Do you need key card to access the lifts ?
yes, you do need to use your key. You will love this hotel; perfect for our first time in Scotland
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"We chose a standard double room which was plenty good enough for us."
"Beware the Exec rooms, especially if there are 2 of you"
"Ask for a high floor"
"all rooms are quite same with same bed, so check what you want."
"A room away from the street fronts"
US$ 82 - US$ 324 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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