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Edinburgh Capital Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   187 Clermiston Rd | Corstorphine, Edinburgh EH12 6UG, Scotland
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Ranked #77 of 147 hotels in Edinburgh
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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  • Location
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
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  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very good hotel, very clean and good facilities. Staff were very friendly as well. The food at the restaurant is also of good quality. My only criticism is that the weights area in the gym was quite small but that is a general criticism I would have for most hotel gyms.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We Stayed here for a surprise for our Anniversary and coming from the west it was real easy to find. Check in was quick and polite and the receptionist was friendly and chatty. The room we had was clean and roomy as was the toilet. As it was an inclusive deal we had to book the evening meal and due... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Stayed here last weekend on a 5pm voucher have to say we were pleasantly surprised lovely hotel and the staff were fantastic. Jovita at the front desk was extremely helpful. It's about a 4 1/2 mile walk into Edinburgh which took us just over an hour. Or the bus leaves from just around the corner. The restaurant was excellent and... More

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Montreal, Canada
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here with my husband for 3 nights last week. The staff was so helpful - we arrived early so they stored our luggage and later placed it in our room for us.There is a bus around the corner that takes you right downtown and runs every 10 minutes all day. The hotel is modern and clean. They have... More

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CapitalManager, General Manager at Edinburgh Capital Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Reviewer, Many thanks for the fantastic feedback, cant ask for much more, I will have great pleasure in going through this with the team. Hope we can accommodate you on your next trip to the Capital. Regards Simon and Team More

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

This Hotel is a fantastic, middle to low budget place to stay in Edinburgh. We were able to leave our luggage in the Hotel when arriving at 8:30, and then checking in at 2:00. The staff were very helpful and knowledgable about Edinburgh. The room was very clean, and the pool was a great touch. I would recommend this hotel,... More

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CapitalManager, General Manager at Edinburgh Capital Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Reviewer, Many thanks for your detailed review, I am pleased that you enjoyed your stay and that you chose to share your experience online. In regard to the vegetarian options, we are in the process of launching our new menu which includes additional vegetarian options, so I do hope that these will be to you liking and that you... More

Durham, United Kingdom
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54 reviews 54 reviews
21 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well 6th time of staying and yet again totally faultless. From arriving till departure, superb stay. Staff are brilliant, polite and corteous and so so helpful, Room 308 was fine, great views and really quiet. Breakfast was its usual 10 out of 10 Already booking up for the 11th May and cannot wait, thanks to Emma in reservations and all... More

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CapitalManager, General Manager at Edinburgh Capital Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Reviewer, Always great to read such positive feedback, and especially pleasing to read that you keep coming back, we really do appreciate your continued custom. I will certainly pass on your comments to the team and I know that Emma will be particularly delighted by your highlighting of the care and attention shown to you by the reservations team.... More

Greenock, United Kingdom
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at this hotel for four nights, taking in two shows in Edinburgh. The hotel is about 3.5 miles from the city centre. there is a Bus terminus round the corner for three different bus routes. Going to Gyle centre, City Centre via Leith and Seton Sands via City Centre. There was a reasonably priced dinner menu. With an... More

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CapitalManager, General Manager at Edinburgh Capital Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Reviewer, Many thanks for your detailed feedback, clearly you have made good use of all the facilities. I trust we will be in the position to accommodate you on your next visit. Regards Simon and Team More

Aboyne
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10 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good medium to low priced hotel for an Edinburgh City stay. It had good car parking, is on a bus route, and sits high on Corstorphine Hill with excellent views to the west, so try for a room on the west facing (back) side of the hotel. The lifts only go to the second floor so you need to be... More

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CapitalManager, General Manager at Edinburgh Capital Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Reviewer, Very pleasing to read that your overall stay rated so highly, and that you decided to share your feedback with the Trip Advisor Community. I do hope that we will be welcoming you back in the near future. Regards Simon and Team More

Bristol, United Kingdom
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41 reviews 41 reviews
30 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014 via mobile

We have always stayed in the centre of Edinburgh when up for Rugby matches but tried this hotel for a change. We were pleasantly surprised. The recently refurbished reception and bar areas were very modern and welcoming. The rooms are fine if not up to the standard of the public areas. Town is a 15 min bus ride away (£1.50... More

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CapitalManager, General Manager at Edinburgh Capital Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Reviewer, Thanks for choosing to stay with us over the Rugby weekend, I am glad that you enjoyed your stay. Hope to welcome you back in the near future. Regards Simon and Team More

Geneva, Switzerland
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26 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

We stayed here with our family as part of our city break in Edinburgh and were very happy with the hotel, its facilities and all the staff members. It's a little bit outside of the city centre, but the bus that leaves from outside the hotel takes you there in 15 minutes (and it's much easier parking your car here... More

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CapitalManager, General Manager at Edinburgh Capital Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Reviewer, Firstly thanks for choosing to stay with us at the Edinburgh Capital Hotel, and secondly for sharing your feedback. The team will be very encouraged by your comments especially our new Head Chef, you cant ask for more than "delicious" food! Also pleasing to read that the hotels facilities including our Leisure Club were put to good use.... More

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Additional Information about Edinburgh Capital Hotel

Also Known As:
Best Western Edinburgh
Edinburgh Best Western
Edinburgh Capital Hotel Scotland
Address: 187 Clermiston Rd | Corstorphine, Edinburgh EH12 6UG, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#40 Family Hotel in Edinburgh
#43 Business Hotel in Edinburgh
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Edinburgh Capital Hotel 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Edinburgh Capital Hotel has great views across the west of the city and enjoys close proximity and easy access to Edinburgh Airport, Murrayfield Stadium and Edinburgh Zoo. You are never too far away to explore the sights and sounds of the historic City of Edinburgh.Stylish and comfortable guestrooms with free WiFi, extensive leisure club and substantial free car parking.Westview Restaurant and Bar offers good food at great prices. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Number 26 bus operated by Lothian Buses runs a regular service into the City Centre. Whether your stay is business or pleasure, Edinburgh Capital is the perfect choice for a memorable visit to the City. ... more   less 
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