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28 York Place Hotel

28 York Place, Edinburgh EH1 3EP, Scotland (Formerly The Police Club) (New Town)
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Ranked #228 of 442 Edinburgh B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Clean, comfortable room. Bed huge. Staff friendly. Attended party in hotel which was equally good. Only drawback was the ding ding of the trams outside window, but that is Edinburgh councils fault, not the hotel.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location (only 2 blocks from the Waverly train station and main street) and service (friendly reception and help pointing out local attractions and carrying luggage up the stairs) are great as other reviewers have pointed out, but I feel it was rather overpriced given the disrepair of the facilities and the lack of nightlife. The plumbing was old and... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

nice friendly staff,good location but the room was very small,bed very small as well,paid 110 pound a night worth around 50.no more in 3 days nobody change towels or anything like that,noise level from other rooms is very high

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Windsor, Canada
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13 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here September 7 & 8. This hotel is perfectly situated. It is about 1/2 block from the Bus Station and there is a tram right outside the door that goes directly to/from the airport. It is also within walking distance to everything. I don't think you could pick a more central hotel. They also have a little bar... More

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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12 hotel reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Despite the warmth of the staff I was disappointed at the poor state of repair of this old hostel, especially when set against the £100 a night hotel prices. Yes, it was during the festival, but come on! The room was clean, I'll grant you. I'll also concede that it is handy to both the tram, it's a straight run... More

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27 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

We enjoyed our stay here. Check in (in the bar!) was friendly and efficient and the complimentary dram of whisky was a nice touch. I had the impression that the manager runs the hotel very professionally and takes pride in doing so. The room, although very small, was lovely and looked like it had recently been refurbished and had a... More

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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

We stayed at the hotel on our last day in Scotland. We chose it because it was very reasonably priced for Edinburgh, and it is a quarter block from the new tramway that goes to the airport. The tramway runs about every 10 minutes starting at 5:30 in the morning. The bus station is also quite close and Waverly Train... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014 via mobile

Stayed here for one night, on arrival we were taken through the rear entrance which was full of rubbish and crates. The room was ok but tv didn't work and there was no extractor in the bathroom. Staff were not overly helpful and I felt like an inconvenience to them! If you do visit this hotel take toilet wipes and... More

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Gordon W, Manager at 28 York Place Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Colinrocco Thank you for taking the time to leave some feedback about your recent stay at 28 York Place. I regret that I didn't get the opportunity to meet with you during your stay and am only aware of your disappointment following your review. Myself and the team are here to ensure all our guests have an enjoyable stay... More

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8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Clean, comfortable with friendly staff. Breakfast was yummy. Easy walk to Waverley Train Station and The Royal Mile. Eateries were close by, as were shops and parks. John Lewis was across the road. Will stay there on next trip.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Very nice hotel in quite area. Very central location to princes street. Staff were very helpful and friendly and very accommodating with any requests we made. There a lovely bar if wanted a quite drink to relax after your day. No food served but there are loads of restaurants near by so that no an issue for me. Only downfalls... More

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Address: 28 York Place, Edinburgh EH1 3EP, Scotland (Formerly The Police Club)
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > New Town
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 8
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