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Stay Central Hotel

3.0 of 5 139 Cowgate, Edinburgh EH1 1JS, Scotland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

My girlfriend and I stayed here for two nights in early February, and we couldn't recommend it more - it was fantastic. The staff were welcoming, chatty and helpful when we asked questions (directions etc.). The rooms were modern, clean and really well decorated, with an excellent shower and all the facilities you could need. The breakfast was good value... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW via mobile

Very friendly and welcoming staff, happy to help with any questions. Thought the rooms were very quirky and had very adequate facilities. Great for staying with big groups. Very clean and confortable. Would definitely stay again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We stayed here as a couple for two nights and were impressed by the service, rooms and location. The hotel is a two minute walk away from the royal mile- where there are shops, cafes and restaurants. Although we had a little trouble seeing the sign when we first arrived! The room was very reasonable, modern and comfortable and had... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The receptionist welcomed us warmly, which is always a good start. The room was a good size. The shower was awesome, even had GHDS in the room!! And they ordered us pizza at 2 in the morning! Absolutely brilliant will recommend it to everyone!!

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Central E, Manager at Stay Central Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Cyndilouise, Thank you so much for your lovely review, it is great that you choose to share your top experience with our future guests. I am so pleased that you made the most of the spacious rooms and fantastic features we offer such as GHDs and amazing RainFall showers; I must admit they are fabulous! See you again soon!... More 

Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Location was great. We booked a 6 bed room. Room was fantastic. Very Modern clean and new. Great idea having the option of a 6 bed room. Correspondance prior to arriving was excellent and everything was very easy. The only down side was one particular night porter was extremely rude and angry and this did put a dampener on our... More 

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Central E, Manager at Stay Central Hotel, responded to this review

Hi finnola j, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave such a great review on your recent visit to the STAY Central, I am so pleased to hear that you found the teams correspondence before your stay to be excellent. They all work exceptionally hard to ensure that our guests have an opportunity to ask any questions... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Young fashion well located. Perfect for friends' trip. High quality/price... Excellent reception services. Nice irish sportsbar next door with giant screen. 5 minutes walking to most night bars. Only isssue, if any : no close cheap parking 20£/night at radisson.

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Central E, Manager at Stay Central Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Koenishmout Firstly, a massive thanks for this lovely review! It’s a pleasure to hear our STAY central was perfect for your friends trip & had a good time at The Three Sisters bar in our courtyard. It was a pleasure to have you as our guests and your welcome back anytime. Come visit again soon... Karen & The STAY... More 

Inchture, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great place and wonderful to have all 5 of the family in the same room! Kids loved it & so did we. We'll definitely be back. Nice little touches, like being able to borrow board games & comics from the reception area, were really appreciated by the kids.

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Central E, Manager at Stay Central Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Kevin A, Thank you so much for the great 5* review, the team really appreciate it. It is fantastic to hear that the family had a great visit to Edinburgh and the STAY Central. We love when our guests challenge us to a board game in the reception! See you soon, Karen & The STAY Central Team More 

York, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

From the moment we walked through reception, we were made to feel very special. Amazing, helpful staff. Plenty of information on Stay Central and the surrounding area. The room was clean, themed with an amazing wet room. I thought the twin beds were on the narrow side! However, I did sleep well, with great blackout blinds! Had breakfast, £5.00 if... More 

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Central E, Manager at Stay Central Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Gastrocritique Thank you so much or sharing your photos and kind review for all of our future guests to see! It is great to hear that you slept well in our super comfortable beds and enjoyed our RainFall walk in showers, I agree they are amazing. Don’t be a stranger and visit again soon! Karen & The STAY Central... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Myself and three friends stayed here during a weekend trip to Edinburgh. We stayed in a 4-person private room. The room was clean, spacious and modern. The shower was big and had excellent pressure. We arrived late on our first night but were nonetheless greeted by really friendly, helpful staff. They helped us plan out our trip, gave us really... More 

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Central E, General Manager at Stay Central Hotel, responded to this review

Good morning cm2294, It’s great to hear you had a blast in Edinburgh & many thanks for taking time to review us. STAY central really is a great option for friends to share an experience in Edinburgh and we’re so glad you made the most of your time in the city. I shall certainly share your lovely review with the... More 

Amersfoort, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Middle aged mum and teenage daughter from the Netherlands: we were a bit worried about the hotel being next door to a pub, with the rugby six nations going on. But we asked for a quiet room and slept better than at home! The location is perfect for visiting Old Town (and New Town), close to Waverley Station and all... More 

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Central E, General Manager at Stay Central Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Hanna D, Firstly, many thanks for taking the time to leave this lovely review. I will certainly share your kind comments with the team today, it will mean a lot to them. It’s great to hear you both enjoyed your time in Edinburgh & got to explore the city, If your both ever looking to return please don’t hesitate... More 

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Address: 139 Cowgate, Edinburgh EH1 1JS, Scotland
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Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Stay Central Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 42
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Also Known As:
Hotel Tailors Hall
Tailors Hall Hotel Edinburgh
Stay Central Hotel Edinburgh, Scotland

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