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The Place

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   34 - 38 York Place, Edinburgh EH1 3HU, Scotland (New Town)
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Ranked #54 of 147 hotels in Edinburgh
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Newark, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

All the staff were very friendly and accommodating, they were happy to store my breast milk that I had to express while away! The room was quite basic but nice enough although the bed was very uncomfortable, as were the pillows and the shower had very little pressure. We did mention this to the receptionist but she was quite dismissive... More

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Stephen M, Manager at The Place, responded to this review

Dear Carrie T, Thank you for taking the time to post a review after your recent stay. I’m sorry our bedding wasn’t to your liking. I checked the room you occupied and found the mattress and pillows to be in good order, so I can only assume this is a matter of personal preference. I’d be happy to discuss in... More

Newbury, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Have just returned from 4 days in The Place in Edinburgh and had a wonderful stay. The hotel is very convenient for the bus station, station, Princes Street and all other 'tourist' areas. We drove into Edinburgh and parked up in The Place designated car park which was about 400 mtrs away in a barriered car park. As we walked... More

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Stephen M, Manager at The Place, responded to this review

Dear craigie2014, Many thanks for taking the time to post a review. I’m delighted you enjoyed your stay so much and we look forward to welcoming you back. Regards, Stephen More

Aberdeen, Scotland
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5 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Had a great weekend once again at The Place. Very central to city centre and very handy for rail, bus and tram services if required. Nice staff and pleasant decor. Would certainly have no problems booking this hotel again

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Stephen M, Manager at The Place, responded to this review

Dear Norma J, Thank you for taking the time to post a review. Delighted you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to welcoming you back. Regards, Stephen More

1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my wife stayed he for our first night out in Edinburgh, could not fault the hotel for anything.staff were excellent location was great .had our dinner in the hotel and both loved our choices credit to the chef.great night out in edinburgh after meal.top off excellent stay with top notch breakfast. Will be staying here again on our... More

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Stephen M, Manager at The Place, responded to this review

Dear johnbrow, Many thanks for posting a review. I’m delighted you and your wife enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back “sooner rather than later”. Regards, Stephen More

Dublin, Ireland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here with a friend for the weekend.All aspect of this hotel were faultless. Ciara on reception couldn't have been more helpful. Rooms spacious and immaculately clean. Food very good food.Close to Princes Street , bus and railway station Definitely "THE PLACE" to stay in Edinburgh. Thankyou Catherine K

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Stephen M, Manager at The Place, responded to this review

Dear catherine6780, Thank you for taking the time to post a review. Delighted you enjoyed your stay. Ciara is very grateful for the mention and sends her regards. Regards, Stephen More

2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a pleasure to come to this hotel for my friends Hen Do lunch. I had to organise a lunch for 16 ladies and wanted to keep it close to our other venues. 'The Place' was just what we were looking for, something classy with fantastic food and excellent service. Daniel the food and beverage manager could not have... More

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Stephen M, Manager at The Place, responded to this review

Dear Glasgowlh89, Thank you for taking the time to post a review after your lunch. I’m delighted Daniel and his team took such good care of you and that you all enjoyed your lunch. I’d love to see some of the photos you mentioned – feel free to post them on our facebook page. Regards, Stephen More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I recently stayed at The Place hotel as a birthday treat from our children. We are both quite pernickety when it comes to hotels, however neither of us could fault The Place. The service is next to none with staff being very attentive and professional and the rooms are very comfortable, clean and modern. The bar/lounge area... More

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Stephen M, Manager at The Place, responded to this review

Dear Lmca301 Thank you for taking the time to post a review. I’m delighted you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back. Regards, Stephen More

Nairn, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for one night but could not fault it.Room very clean and comfortable,staff very pleasant and helpful,breakfast worth the money.Ideal location for a City break whether it be shopping or tourist attractions.Will definately be back for longer.

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Stephen M, Manager at The Place, responded to this review

Dear colin m, Many thanks for taking the time to post a review. I’m delighted you enjoyed your short break with us. I look forward to welcoming you back on your next visit. Regards, Stephen More

staffordshire
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good central location close to station, very friendly helpful staff. We had lower floor room perfect for a short stay very clean tidy and comfy, free wifi.would def return and have already recommended it to family

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Stephen M, Manager at The Place, responded to this review

Dear moleeyes, Thank you for taking the time to post a review and for recommending us to your family! I’m delighted you enjoyed your stay and look forward to seeing you on your next visit and meeting your family. Regards, Stephen More

Barnsley, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for the weekend and couldn't really fault it for what we paid (just over 150 for two nights B and b). Room moderrn and clean. Reception and bar area recently refurbed and very modern. We ate here for the first evening and food was very good although there was only foure of us eating so the atmosphere was... More

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Stephen M, Manager at The Place, responded to this review

Dear TheBarnes, Thank you for taking the time to post a review. Delighted you enjoyed your stay and I hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back in the future. Regards, Stephen More

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Additional Information about The Place

Also Known As:
The Place Edinburgh, Scotland
Address: 34 - 38 York Place, Edinburgh EH1 3HU, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > New Town
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Suites
Hotel Style:
#34 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Place 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Located close to the Playhouse Theatre and the city’s fashionable shopping district, The Place is perfect for a relaxing city break in Edinburgh, a romantic weekend or an escape from the stresses of corporate life. ... more   less 
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