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Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Royal Mile

3.0 of 5 300 Cowgate, Edinburgh EH1 1NA, Scotland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Rochester, Minnesota
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5 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars NEW

I would recommend this hotel. It was very reasonably priced with quick access to the Royal Mile (about 1 block away). The staff were all friendly and accommodating. They also had a nice breakfast included with your stay. Would stay here again!

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hiexpressrm, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Royal Mile, responded to this review

Dear Melissa Thank you for your lovely comments and 5 star review. Really nice to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and we hope to welcome you again soon. More 

Tamworth
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

such a handy small hotel backing on to the Royal Mile so all attractions were on the door step, it couldn't have been more convenient. Despite its proximity to the Royal Mile, it was lovely and quiet. Staff were polite and helpful, room small but clean with well stocked coffee and tea, replenished daily. Couldn't have wished for any more.

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hiexpressrm, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Royal Mile, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to post an awesome five star review of your recent stay at the Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh Royal Mile. Thank you for recognizing our wonderful team and we’re all glad that you enjoyed your city-break with us and we look forward to welcoming you back! More 

London, United Kingdom
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90 reviews 90 reviews
7 hotel reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Was here on business for 3 nights, decent amenities, pleasant staff, great location. Very good access to lots of restaurants and shops... Also very close to railway station and the royal mile. Mostly holiday crowd, but there were a few business customers.

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hiexpressrm, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Royal Mile, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. I am pleased you chose to stay with us again and enjoyed your visit once more. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. More 

Manchester
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Fab location - 4 min walk to Royal Mile. Close to Edinburgh Castle (10 min walk). Museum of Scotland, Greyfriars Bobby etc. You can also catch the No 35 bus (bus stop 5 mins away on royal mile) to Ocean Terminal to see Royal Yatch Britannia. If getting bus they only take cash and exact fare of £1.50 per person.... More 

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hiexpressrm, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Royal Mile, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. I am pleased you chose to stay with us again and enjoyed your visit once more. More 

Moira, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed 3 nights in feb. Hotel in a very convenient location, beside royal Mile. Rooms basic but everything I needed and quiet,. Staff very friendly and helpful. Breakfast very disappointing, in fact we went out even though we had paid for breakfast. Cramped serving area and very basic. Apart from that I would stay again when I visit this... More 

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hiexpressrm, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Royal Mile, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. I was dissapointed to read your comments with regards to your breakfast experience. Our breakfast is included for all guests and offers a great selection of cereals, fruits,cheese, breads, croissants and spreads as well as our hot favorites of Sausage, Scrambled eggs and beans. With a popular... More 

Inverness, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
3 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For the very competitive prices offered by this hotel situated in the centre of Edinburgh just off the Royal Mile, this Hotel is superb. I visited with my Mum and Brother for a weekend and booked two adjoining rooms. Yes the rooms are small, but the space is used very well and the rooms offer everything we needed, AC, comfy... More 

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hiexpressrm, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Royal Mile, responded to this review

Thank you for leaving the great 5 star review of your recent visit to our hotel. I was pleased to read your positive comments and also that our team were able to assist with any questions you had prior to arrival. I am glad you enjoyed your stay and we hope to welcome you back soon. More 

Barcelona
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55 reviews 55 reviews
22 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our first visit to this hotel. Eight of the family greeted with a warm welcome by manageress Nicola Brown and her staff. We found them very helpful and keen to ensure our stay was enjoyable. It was rooms very clean and comfortable. Breakfast was enjoyable . We will definitely stay here again.

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hiexpressrm, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Royal Mile, responded to this review

Thank you for leaving the great 5 star review of your recent visit to our hotel. we pride ourselves on the high level of Customer service we provide and i have passed your kind comments onto Nicola and the rest of the team - they all appreciate you taking the time to share your thoughts with other travelers. I am... More 

Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed two nights, 17/18 Feb, lovely hotel felt welcome as soon as we arrived greeted by Ann-Karin who was always very helpfull, explining how to get to the places we wanted to visit. Room very nice and clean, bed comfy good nights sleep, breakfast good lots to choose from. Only a short walk to Royal mile and Castle and... More 

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hiexpressrm, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Royal Mile, responded to this review

Thank you for leaving the great 5 star review of your recent visit to our hotel. I am glad you enjoyed your stay and we hope to welcome you back soon. More 

Stonehouse, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Thoroughly enjoyed our 2 night stay here. The location is excellent and although there is no hotel parking, the reception staff and very knowledgeable about where to go and what to do. There is also discounted parking very close by. The hotel is 2 minutes from the Royal Mile and all that is offered there. We were able to dine... More 

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hiexpressrm, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Royal Mile, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave a 5 star review of your recent stay with us. I am pleased you enjoyed your visit and have passed your thanks on to Anne-Katrin and the rest of the team. We hope to welcome you back soon. More 

Wigan, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
11 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just returned from a mini break at this hotel. The staff are very warm, welcoming and knowledgeable about the city. The receptionist on duty when we arrived on Tuesday gave us a map of the city and pointed out all the places of interest and how to get there from our hotel (including where to catch the bus for the... More 

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hiexpressrm, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Royal Mile, responded to this review

Thank you for your 5 star review, We are located just down from the Royal Mile and within close walking distance to many of Edinburgh's favourite attractions. Breakfast is included for all guests and although Holiday Inn Expresse hotesl dont offer Bacon we do offer a great selection of breakfast items including scrambled egg,sausages and beans. Thank you again for... More 

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Address: 300 Cowgate, Edinburgh EH1 1NA, Scotland
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Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > South Side
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Royal Mile 3*
Number of rooms: 78
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Royal Mile Hotel Edinburgh
Express Edinburgh Royal Mile
Holiday Inn Edinburgh
Edinburgh Holiday Inn
Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Royal Mile Scotland
Hotel Style:
#25 Family Hotel in Edinburgh
#32 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
#34 Business Hotel in Edinburgh

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