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The Knight Residence

5.0 of 5 12 Lauriston Street, Edinburgh EH3 9DJ, Scotland
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Huntsville al
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had a good stay. This is a very convenient place, very close to the Grassmarket, Royal Mile, Edinburgh Castle, etc. This is not a luxurious hotel, but is a nice apartment-style property. The service is good, but not up to American 4-star hotel standards. The rates were very reasonable and we were very pleased with our stay. Oddly, there... More

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Reading, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed at The Knight Residence for 2 nights over the weekend. It is a fantastic alternative to over-priced hotels where you struggle to either fit 2 adults and 2 kids in a room, or you pay through the nose for 2 interconnecting rooms. We had a 2 bed apartment, which included a good sized bathroom - an extra WC... More

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Stafford, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I recently stayed here for 4 nights and found the apartments very clean and comfortable, everything you need for a home from home. The beds were wonderful and the area was very quiet, enabling a good nights sleep. Staff were friendly and helpful and the welcome pack we received was a big help, this included cereals, milk, butter, tea, hot... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My wife and I were looking for a reasonable priced hotel for a weekend break in Edinburgh and decided to stay at the Knights Residence as an apartment hotel for 2 nights. We found it to be good value for money with a welcome pack of goodies for the kitchen and a massive video library if we didn't feel like... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The perfect apartment for 2 adults and 2 teenagers with great facilities and loads of space. Breakfast selection was a real bonus and much appreciated. Thanks Kevin for making us feel so welcome and advice on local places to eat. Super location for seeing Edinburgh and an easy walk to everywhere. We would definitely stay at The Knight Residence if... More

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Andover
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We would not hesitate to recommend this place to anyone. The facilities are fab, the staff are friendly and helpful. The location is great, near the Castle and other attractions. We will certainly return.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Cannot fault the apartment. Fully equipped kitchen, comfortable bed, warm, 2xTVs, good sound system, clean,lots of DVDs, excellent welcome pack, very friendly and helpful staff. Easy to find from S. A702 almost to city centre, right at first main junction past theatre (forget name) for 200yds. Easy and not expensive car parking. Suggestions for improvement:- 1. Scottish National Trust leaflets... More

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Aldridge, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent,as always, in every way. Thanks to Kevin who went to great lengths to arrange our visit to see the Jersey Boys. Nothing is too much trouble, even umbrellas for when it rains. Would recommend it to anyone.

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Belfast, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Found this little gem on expedia while searching through limited choices for 2 adults and a teenager in one room. We were absolutely delighted with our choice, great location, spotlessly clean, well equipped, really friendly and helpful staff, and a great night's sleep. We got the tram from the airport to prince's street and the apartment was no more than... More

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Leuven, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at The Knight Residence for two nights with three of my friends. We were all thrilled with the accommodations and were thoroughly impressed with every aspect of The Knight Residence. In particular, we really liked Christopher (at the front desk), who was extremely helpful, nice, and made our stay wonderful. Overall, great experience and would recommend to anyone!

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Address: 12 Lauriston Street, Edinburgh EH3 9DJ, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > South Side
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — The Knight Residence 5*
Number of rooms: 28
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The Knight Residence Hotel Edinburgh
Edinburgh Knight Residence
Knight Residence
The Knight Residence Edinburgh, Scotland

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