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The Edinburgh Residence

5.0 of 5 7 Rothesay Terrace, Edinburgh EH3 7RY, Scotland
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Me and my partner stayed here for 1 night. It is slightly out of the city centre but still within walking distance. Car park is located round the back of the hotel so don't park out the front as this is permit only. Lady on reception was more than welcoming. Porter helped with bags and took us to the room.... More 

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Northumberland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was our 4th visit and it won't be our last. The location is ideal on a quiet grand street and walking distance to all of Edinburgh's sights. Being able to park the car at the door is a great bonus at a city centre hotel. The rooms are large and extremely comfortable with a slightly worn country house feel... More 

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Staffs
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

We stayed here for 5 nights over the new year. After looking for ages on the internet we found this place and thought it looked too good to be true - excellent reviews, excellent location, excellent rooms and after staying there we can say that everything is EXCELLENT! We paid slightly more for a Grand Suite and it was huge... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

We stayed here for one night as part of our honeymoon. We had arrived early but fortunately our room was ready for us. Our car was parked by a porter and our cases brought to our room. The room we had was grand. It was comfortable and large. I think it would have been more than comfortable had we even... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014 via mobile

We recently stayed in townhouse 21 for 7 days ( thank you to Debbie Currie for booking this perfect room for us) because it was lovely! We have been owners for years and Debbie seemed to know that we would like this room - how intuitive - thank you. The service was great, the room is decorated in a regal... More 

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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

we visit Edinburgh 2 or 3 times a year and always stay at the Residence. Rooms are large, comfortable and all different. The staff are excellent always helpful and knowledgeable. The location is also good. Just a comfortable walk to Princes St and the new tram yet very quiet.

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EdRes_GuestServ, Guest Relations Manager at The Edinburgh Residence, responded to this review

Dear NottonD, Thank you very much for the great review and it was a great pleasure to have you stay with us. Indeed, our location is one of our unique selling point. Whether you are discovering Edinburgh or after a great meal, everything is a stone's throw away. More 

Thessaloniki
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

The suite was amazing! The breakfast was superb, but most of all the staff was great! Although there was a mistake with our reservation they solved it immediately and everyone was very polite and helpfull. If I travel in Edinburgh again I will definitely stay there!!

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EdRes_GuestServ, Guest Relations Manager at The Edinburgh Residence, responded to this review

Dear Life D, Thank you very much for the kind words. It is always great to read such excellent review. We pride ourselves on offering great customer service and it is really good to hear that we are heading the right direction. We are looking forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Please do not hesitate to contact... More 

Devon
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137 reviews 137 reviews
66 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014 via mobile

As a timeshare owner we have been visiting for nearly 20 years, unfortunately standards are slipping and it's not nearly as good as it use to be. Breakfast a disappointment my advice is go out for it. Attention to detail lacking, lights broken, shaver sockets not working, noisy fan or something in our living area that went on all day... More 

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EdRes_GuestServ, Guest Relations Manager at The Edinburgh Residence, responded to this review

Dear AnthonyPit, Thank you very much for your comment on your recent stay. I am terribly disappointed that we had not been able to meet your expectations on your recent stay with us. As probably you are aware, we are refurbishing 3 of our rooms every year to ensure that the rooms are up to 5 star standards. We would... More 

Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

Good to be back in the comfortable environment of the Residence, where we have enjoyed a flexible time-share week for the past fourteen years. Although retaining it's time share facilities, the Residence is now owned by the Hapimag group (www.hapimag.com) and suites can be booked independently. These are expansive and comfortable, with plenty of room to relax and with bathrooms... More 

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Sydney
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 via mobile

Having stayed in Edinburgh several times, it was great to find the Edinburgh Residence as it was so convenient to walk/ bus to everywhere, but very peaceful for for a great night sleep and relaxing. The room was beautiful and spacious including the bathroom. The staff were extremely polite and nothing was too much trouble. Good room service and a... More 

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EdRes_GuestServ, Public Relations Manager at The Edinburgh Residence, responded to this review

Dear Lyndal M, Thank you so much for your excellent review. I do agree with you, The Edinburgh Residence has the perfect location to explore the city. I will pass on your kind word to our team members. Best wishes, More 

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Address: 7 Rothesay Terrace, Edinburgh EH3 7RY, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — The Edinburgh Residence 5*
Number of rooms: 29
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Also Known As:
The Edinburgh Residence Hotel Edinburgh
The Hotel Edinburgh
The Edinburgh Residence Scotland
Hotel Style:
#6 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
#8 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
#40 Business Hotel in Edinburgh

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