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Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City Centre

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Free Internet Access and Free Hot Breakfast. Simply ask for an internet voucher at check in. The hotel offers continental breakfast buffet plus two daily hot options. Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh City Centre is a 5 minute walk to Princes Street & a 10 minute walk to the Royal Mile. Located near the St James Shopping Centre & Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre. The hotels offers free luggage storage and has designated smoking bedrooms. All bedrooms & public areas have high-speed wired & wireless internet access provided by Swisscom. All rates include complimentary EXPRESS START breakfast for all persons. The hotel is within walking distance of Waverley Railway Station and St Andrews Square Bus Station. The Airlink 100 Bus goes from Waverely Bridge to Edinburgh Airport in 25-minutes. Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh City Centre is located near Broughton Street, George Street & Queen Street. The hotel is across from the Omni Centre with a choice of restaurants & a Vue Cinema. This Edinburgh City Centre hotel is a perfect choice if you are looking for a base near Edinburgh Castle, The Real Mary Kings Close , Edinburgh Dungeons and Holyrood or for events at Murryfield Stadium, Corn Exchange, Hearts Football Club, Hibernian Football Club or Meadowbank Stadium.
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
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Business Centre with Internet Access
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Centrally Located
Mid-range
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Grade: 100 out of 100
1027Restaurantswithin 0,5 km
417Attractionswithin 0,5 km
Neighbourhood
Broughton & Calton
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 art galleries all speak of affluent good taste. The top of Leith Walk is more ragged. This major thoroughfare boasts a famously gritty gay club, as well as a strip of good Indian restaurants. Regal Georgian and Victorian townhouses preside over largely deserted streets in Calton, where only the occasional restaurant or hotel brings much life. Even so, a steady trickle of idlers and picnickers pass by to climb Calton Hill for its wide-open lawns, wonderful city views, and curious monuments – an Athenian-style temple among them.
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Room clean tidy as I would expect. But no shower gel in bathroom .I called reception at 17 .00 hrs was ringing for 14.minutes .in the end I had to call reception on my mobile.the guy explained that the phone was not working. ???? There...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a holiday inn express hotel which is part of a chain. As such they are generally all the same in design and amenities. That said the room was clean, the bed comfortable and the staff efficient and friendly. The location of this hotel...More

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Response from Mgtresponse, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City CentreResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your recent feedback, I am happy to see that you enjoyed your stay with us and that the hotels location and amenities were such a great asset to your experience of ourselves and of Edinburgh. I hope that in the...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

This hotel does everything you expect it to for the price. The location is very good and close to the city centre. The rooms are nice, the service is good, and the breakfast is okay. For a cheaper stay this is a good option

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Staying here a week tomarrow sad to be going home upon arrival staff were amazing rooms are spotless nothing you ask staff is ever any trouble they all jump to you breakfast is like a buffet hot or cold I love the scrambled eggs and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed only 1 night here but definitely will be my first choice if I come to Edinburgh again. Location is well situated at princes street in new town area, it takes about 8 -10 minutes walk from Waverly station. First impression for the hotel lobby...More

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Gillian L
24 September 2018|
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Response from Barteek_m | Reviewed this property |
No idea where the Christmas market is but it is really in the center so I guess yes. I didn’t used a car park as arrived by plane so dirty I will not help with vouchers but you can easily ask at the. Hotel.
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Response from angelicmystery | Reviewed this property |
it looked like there was a small car park to the rear of the hotel
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"Any rooms would be good."
ElaineM894
1 week ago
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"Might want to choose a different hotel. Not sure."
Alta2
29 Aug 2018
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"There were a few stairs but did have disabled lifts which were handy to send suitcases in. We were on 6th..."
worzel1956
17 Aug 2018
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"The rooms we had were ideal, No noise from outside, no noise from inside...."
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22 Jul 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$70 - US$262 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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LOCATION
United KingdomScotlandEdinburghBroughton & Calton
NUMBER OF ROOMS
161
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