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    Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City Centre

    Picardy Place | Opposite Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre, 1/4 mile East End Princes Street, Edinburgh EH1 3JT, Scotland
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    Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

    Just spent the night at this hotel, fantastic location few minutes walk from wavely station, and straight opposite the Edinburgh playhouse and various gay friendly bars,,, great staff very clean bed very comfortable huge tv,, but we were in room 010 basement type level our...More

    Thank deckham
    Response from IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City CentreResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hi deckham, I appreciate your honest feedback and for staying with us. I am happy to read our hotel location was perfect for your travel needs and I also appreciate the kind remarks on our accommodating hotel staff. However, I am sorry you did not...More

    Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

    Located at the junction of a main thoroughfare and about 10 min walk (at normal pace) from Waverley station, with restaurants of all varieties around, we felt we had made the right choice! And comfortable too! Breakfast spread had the normal variety and was OK...More

    Thank Dearadhir
    Response from Mgtresponse, Manager at Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City CentreResponded 14 October 2017

    Thank you very much for the kind review I am glad to see that the hotels location was such a great asset to your recent stay. We have listened to the guests and i am glad to say that the hotel is currently undergoing a...More

    Reviewed 10 October 2017

    Stayed here for a couple of nights , for which I paid£120 per night. I think this was really overpriced for the room given to us. Extremely small, two single beds , tired and dated room in need of renovation. Breakfast was busy and when...More

    Thank Rureg
    Response from Mgtresponse, Manager at Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City CentreResponded 14 October 2017

    Thank you very much for recent feedback. I can see that from your comments, we have already lost your support for our brand of hotel. I just wished to iterate on the fact that this is an Express hotel, and as such is considered a...More

    Reviewed 9 October 2017

    stayed here with some business colleagues. the hotel is well located and only about a five minute walk from Waverley Station. the Playhouse and Omni centre are across the road. breakfast was limited for veggies but a pleasant place to stayMore

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    Response from Mgtresponse, Manager at Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City CentreResponded 14 October 2017

    Thank you very much for the recent review of the hotel, I am glad to see that the location was such an asset to your recent visit to Edinburgh. As an IHG branded hotel, our breakfast menu is limited to what we are allowed to...More

    Reviewed 6 October 2017

    I loved the central location of this hotel. Upon arrival i was greeted by very friendly staff that welcomed me and then offered a room on the 1st, 2nd, 5th or 6th floor - i took the 6th. The view from my window - 622...More

    Thank Krissy125
    Response from Mgtresponse, Manager at Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City CentreResponded 14 October 2017

    Thank you very much for the very kind review, I am glad to see that so many aspects of the hotel were a great asset to your recent experience of Edinburgh. I will be passing on your kind comments to my colleagues. At this time,...More

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