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Residence Inn Edinburgh

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   36 Simpson Loan | Quartermile, Edinburgh EH3 9GG, Scotland
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Ranked #24 of 147 hotels in Edinburgh
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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42 reviews 42 reviews
18 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

After travelling around the Scottish countryside and staying in some quirky sorts of accommodation, it was a welcoming change to spend a few nights at the RI. The hotel is located in Edinburgh's modern precinct - the Quartermile, which attracts a hive of activity amongst the city's young business professionals and university students. Adjacent to the hotel you'll find a... More

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Houston, Texas, United States
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I arrived early in the morning after my international flight and I had a short wait while they got my feather free room available. They graciously invited me to join in the breakfast, and although the breakfast area is crowded I did not see anyone go without seating. We were there in July during the University's graduation and they handled... More

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Bochum, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Have stayed 3 nights in the Residence Inn in Juni 2014 in an 1 Bedroom Suite. The rooms are modern and nice, with a small kitchen in the living room. Very friendly and helpfull staff. Car parking is around the corner for an acceptable price per night. Breakfast was good but more in an american way than Scotish. The hotel... More

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Boulder, Colorado
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209 reviews 209 reviews
64 hotel reviews
165 helpful votes 165 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a very large one bedroom suite with 2 TV's (important conflict avoider). Rooms are huge, very clean, comfy bed. Rooms are a little spartan, no dining table or cooktop stove like in all other RI's. Don't understand some previous comments on the windows. We were on 5th floor & the windows opened wide and kept the room cool... More

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boston, ma
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just returned from Edinburgh after spending a week at the Residence Inn. The hotel is located in a newly built complex in the Quartermile area tucked away from the hustle and bustle of the city . The hotel is within walking distance of the castle, the Royal Mile, and close to the Museum of Scotland. Waverly station is about... More

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Wheaton IL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed 6 nights at Residence Inn. Every member of the staff was friendly and caring. The servers at breakfast made an extra effort to ask us about our stay and give us suggestions of places to go and things to do. Very sweet. Our suite was perfectly comfortable. The location was also very nice. An easy... More

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Tbilisi, Georgia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is quite nice, located quite close to the tourist destinations, plus it's new and modern. However, there were several issues with the hotel. First of all, there is no air conditioning (at least I could not fine one in my room). As the rooms have huge glass windows, which are not opening, it's very hot inside, because of... More

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Colin R, General Manager at Residence Inn Edinburgh, responded to this review

We appreciate you taking the time to tell us about your stay at the Residence Inn Edinburgh. The Residence Inn brand offers a complimentary breakfast and we try to offer subtle variations for the guests staying that little bit longer, but we will take on board your comments & look to see where else we can add some greater variation.... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a nice hotel except for one major flaw. They had no air conditioning and we were told they had no plans to put it in bc the need for it is only a couple months out of the year. Caution: even though it may be nice outside-the inside is very hot because only 1st & 2nd floor windows... More

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Colin R, General Manager at Residence Inn Edinburgh, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to comment on your stay at the Residence Inn Edinburgh. I am sorry we did not meet the standards you expected on this occasion. Please accept our sincere apologies for the inconvenience you may have experienced through the particularly warm period. We take great pride in ensuring our guest’s satisfaction and are constantly looking... More

Bucks.
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47 reviews 47 reviews
13 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have stayed here on business and for a couple of weekends for the last 9 months, and couldn't recommend it highly enough. Every single member of staff remembers your name and makes you feel valued, whatever the length of stay or the bizarre things you request! And when my husband joins me, he gets the same treatment. The rooms... More

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Inverness
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cannot rate this hotel highly enough! Friendly staff, big spacious and spotless rooms. The apartment allows for cooking with a toaster kettle microwave and dishwasher if required. Our room was huge and very well thought out. Fantastic shower and it was all immaculate. Staff were friendly and helpful - when I phoned to get directions for parking and always had... More

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Address: 36 Simpson Loan | Quartermile, Edinburgh EH3 9GG, Scotland
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Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Residence Inn Edinburgh 4*
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Amenities

Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#8 Business Hotel in Edinburgh #18 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh #23 Family Hotel in Edinburgh #50 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
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We're delighted to bring you the UK's first Residence Inn by Marriott offering you short and long stay Edinburgh accommodation. Set a pace that suits you at Residence Inn by Marriott®. Whether you're with us for a few days, a few weeks, or a few months, your daily routine matters. Located in the heart of Edinburgh in the new Quartermile development you have it all at your fingertips with Edinburgh Castle, the Royal Mile, Holyrood Palace, Princes Street, the Meadows, the National Museum of Scotland and the Scottish Parliament all with in a few minutes walk. You'll thrive at Residence Inn with all the conveniences you need. Like spacious studio, superior studio and one bedroom suites with separate living, working, kitchen and sleeping areas. Complimentary grocery delivery service to fill your refrigerator and satisfy cravings. Complimentary internet for connecting to work and the outside world. Free hot breakfast to start mornings off right and evening social hours to end the day well. ... more   less 
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