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Hot-el-apartments Edinburgh Waterfront

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4.0 of 5
9 Western Harbour | Breakwater, Edinburgh EH6 6PZ, Scotland
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Ranked #56 of 187 Specialty Lodging in Edinburgh
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Dundee, United Kingdom
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39 reviews 39 reviews
27 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Booked last minute direct over the phone. Arrived too early for check in but were able to safely leave car, Our Appt was on the 5th floor with fantastic views down Firth of Forth and Leith Harbour/Ocean Terminal. Lots of space and light, eveything was clean and comfortable. There were 2 bedrooms. one with 2 single beds, and a double... More 

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London
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We hoped to stay here for a relaxing weekend as my mother in law got better after an illness. We are very disappointed and would never stay here again. The rooms are dark, no view, both lamps in one of the bedrooms were broken leaving us with 1 lamp between 2 bedrooms, the heater in the living room didn't work,... More 

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Paisley, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Large flat but very tired and of poor quality. Odour in flat and not clean at all with crisp remains on window ledge and filthy windows. Curtains hanging off and holes in wall. Would not recommend. Looking for a positive - fantastic views and nice walks along the front. Good base if exploring further afield but not for anyone without... More 

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Bude, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
10 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here as a walk-in as the apartment we had booked with a different company fell through on the day. I must say the price and location were amazing, we were on the 6th floor with a sea view. Although 2 bedrooms there were only 2 of us, so space was not an issue, the facilities were all there,... More 

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Nairn, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

Location was great with spectacular views of the Firth of Forth, easily within 100m of the seafront with easy access to walks along the side of the waterfront. Apartment was well equipped and the basics were provided such as tea ,coffee and milk portions. Staff were very helpful at reception. 24 hour Asda was only 2 minutes away and a... More 

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Richmond, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
11 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

The main advantages of the Hot-el Apartment is its quiet location, and great views of the Firth of Forth. Leith is close by with its boutiques shops, restaurants and attractive harbour. There is also a huge shopping centre and multi-screen cinema within a very short drive (or brisk walk). Central Edinburgh is a 20 minute bus drive away. Service at... More 

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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

Modern apts, good for being out of the city throng but easily accessible to the centre and all shopping and attractions, regular bus to the city centre, 15 minute journey. 24 hr Asda within 2 minute walk for food. Apts well equipped with washer dryers, dishwashers, hobs, ovens fridges, landlords supply tea, coffee, milk and sugar and soaps for the... More 

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Washington
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Stayed in a 2 bedroom apartment. While the apartment is spacious and well located for jaunts into Edinburgh, being right next to a bus stop, as well as being quiet and coming with secure parking, it is also "tired" below the surface (well worn carpets, broken down mattresses, floors visibly uncleaned under the furniture, dirty windows, etc), and cheap (faux... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

Absolutely terrible customer service received from this hotel/apartment. Had a booking on 13th December and we took great care of the apartment, tidied up prior to leaving and handed both sets of Keys back to reception. The hotel are claiming we caused damage to the drain in the bath and also caused a hole in the wall at the back... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

I normally end up staying in a Premier Inn style hotel/motel whilst away on business, but took a plunge and booked a single bedroomed apartment for a couple of nights as it was cheaper than the Holiday Inn Express across the water. Firstly the location is a little out of the way, but there is a bus link that runs... More 

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