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Fountain Court Apartments - EQ2

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

You can easily live a few days in these apartments, good facilities, plenty of room and convenient on site parking. We used taxis to get around, around £5-7 to/from Waverley station end of Edinburgh. Make sure you know the address though, as taxi drivers struggled to find it! Would stay again.

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Fountain_Court, Digital Marketing Manager at Fountain Court Apartments - EQ2, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. It is great to hear about your experience and that you found a home from home in our apartments. We hope to welcome you back in the near future. Best wishes from all of us at Fountain Court, Susann

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 January 2017

Our staying at the EQ2 was excellent: the apartment was very clean and comfortable. The staff is extremely friendly and helpful. Very quite location and walking distance from/to the city centre and the Meadows (an amazing park!). In the morning we enjoyed walking along the canal, which starts just in front of the building. Highly recommended!!

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Fountain_Court, Digital Marketing at Fountain Court Apartments - EQ2, responded to this review

Thank you for writing a review for our EQ2 Apartments. It is great to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and would consider recommending us. It is also lovely that you took advantage of the Meadows and the Union Canal nearby. They are especially stunning in the summer as well! With very best wishes from the Fountain Court...

Livingston
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Outstanding 😍. We had an overnight stay for my sisters birthday with my daughter and mother - so 4 of us in a two bedroomed apartment. Apartments are fabulous. Large and spacious and spotlessly clean. Well equipped. Ideal location on the canal with plenty of choice of shops and restaurants near by. Warm and cosy apartment and quiet. We booked...

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Fountain_Court, Digital Marketing Manager at Fountain Court Apartments - EQ2, responded to this review

Thank you so much for this review and how lovely that you decided to stay with us for your sister's birthday. It is great that you enjoyed your stay and would consider returning on your next visit to Edinburgh. We would certainly look forward to welcoming you back. Best wishes, Susann

Reviewed 13 January 2017

Fantastic location with excellent facilities, from check in to departure we were treated impeccibally. Relaxed enviroment with everything you need to make your stay away on business a great experience instead of a stressful one.

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Fountain_Court, Digital Marketing Manager at Fountain Court Apartments - EQ2, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review and letting us know that you enjoyed your stay at EQ2 on business. We certainly look forward to welcoming you again. With very best wishes from the Fountain Court Team, Susann

Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Very good stay Friendly and flexible check-in staff , underground car park to ditch the car for the duration and a very spacious apartment with a canal view of moored longboats . Shops, bars and restaurants within minutes walk. Just the job.

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Fountain_Court, Digital Marketing Manager at Fountain Court Apartments - EQ2, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We really appreciate it and are delighted that you enjoyed your night away with us. We hope to welcome you back on another occasion. Best wishes from the Fountain Court Team Susann

Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Delighted with the apartment. About 20 minute walk to the castle. Tesco and Sainsburys near by as well as a few good restaurants. Lots of space for teenagers to spread themselves around. Absolutely recommend for families, great facilities and friendly staff.

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Fountain_Court, Digital Marketing Manager at Fountain Court Apartments - EQ2, responded to this review

Thank you for leaving EQ2 Apartments this kind review. We are very delighted with your feedback and it is great that you found our apartments spacious and well-located. We hope to welcome you back in the future. Best wishes, Susann

Calne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 January 2017

The 3 bedroom apartment was great for what we needed. The location is excellent and within an easy walk to the main sites and taxis nearby. It was also fantastic that they are dog friendly. I would recommend Fountain courts apartments and would consider staying there again.

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Fountain_Court, Digital Marketing Manager at Fountain Court Apartments - EQ2, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. What a delight to read how much you and your four- legged friend enjoyed your stay at EQ2 Apartments. We look forward to welcoming you back on another occasion. Best wishes, Susann

Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Our 3 bed apartment was perfect for exploring the sites of Edinburgh, it was warm clean and spacious with wonderful views of the castle and everything you needed. It was within easy walking distance for the city centre. Well recommended.

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Fountain_Court, Digital Marketing Manager at Fountain Court Apartments - EQ2, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to leave our EQ2 Apartments this review. It is great that you and your friends enjoyed your stay with us over Hogmanay and would consider recommending the apartments. We, however, look forward to welcoming yourself back! With very best wishes from the Fountain Court Team, Susann

Reviewed 30 December 2016

We spent three nights in a three room apartment that was spacious, clean and with all equipment you need. Beds were comfortable. This time of year it was quite outside, but I guess in the summer it can be noisy from the bars nereby, I recommend earplugs for sleeping well. We were visting friends, sightseeing and spent some time on...

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Fountain_Court, Digital Marketing Manager at Fountain Court Apartments - EQ2, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. It is great to hear about your experience and that you enjoyed your stay visiting some friends. We are glad our apartments provided a suitable base for your adventures in the city. We hope to welcome you back on another occasion. Best wishes, Susann

Lancaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

We have always stayed in hotels but as the girls get older it's good to have two rooms so we chose an apartment Really easy to find and with it's own underground car park at £10.00 for our 3 day stay. Apartment was clean and comfortable, really good bathrooms which looked like they had had a makeover in the last...

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Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. How wonderful that you and your family decided to stay with us and enjoyed your Christmas holiday at EQ2 Apartments. It is great to hear that you found the location and parking convenient. We hope to welcome you back soon - now that you have experienced the benefits of...

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Prevailing winds meant that most cities that grew in industrial Britain had their most desirable neighbourhoods to the west – upwind of factory fumes. Edinburgh was no exception, with its wealthiest citizens settling in its West End and leaving behind grand Georgian townhouses, private gardens and genteel crescents. These backstreets remain as dignified and sleepy as ever, and most of the action here lies along the district’s busy main roads. Lothian Road connects to southern Edinburgh and harbors a vague entertainment district: three theatres and the city’s main indie cinema. All attract a select crowd, the sort who appreciate the Saturday Edinburgh’s Farmers’ Market around the corner. The West End’s other great thoroughfare, Shandwick Place, is dominated by trams trundling out to the suburbs and airport, and shoppers picking up last-minute items before hopping aboard.
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Additional Information about Fountain Court Apartments - EQ2

Address: 1 Lower Gilmore Bank | Union Canal, Edinburgh EH3 9QP, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > West End
Price Range: ₹ 7,924 - ₹ 28,101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Fountain Court Apartments - EQ2 4*
Number of rooms: 37
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“Ask for canal facing room.”
 of 5 bubbles J13PMB, 4 Mar 2017 | Read review
“I would stay of the ground floor, while Edinburgh is generally safe as one guest found out that's not always the case.”
 of 5 bubbles ArnoldWeber, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
“go for canal view”
 of 5 bubbles dawna207, 11 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Only stayed in the 2 bedroom apartment but can't fault it”
 of 5 bubbles B8691ULandrewm, 13 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We were in apartment 17 facing the canal, with great view.”
 of 5 bubbles Sandrafindlay, 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
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