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4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   55A Frederick St., Edinburgh EH2 1HL, Scotland (New Town)
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Ranked #81 of 147 hotels in Edinburgh
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2010
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2010

When we arrived at Ricks we were really pleased with the location and the look of the hotel - gorgeous decor and the staff were really friendly - however this was during the day! When we were shown to our room we had to go towards the back of the building past the bar restaurant and the kitchen also our... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2010

The good things first - Rick's is in a really great location just off Princes Street and looking down over New Town towards the sea. The staff were polite and helpful,and the beds were comfortable with plenty of pillows. Also, the fact that in the evening you enter the hotel through the downstairs bar gives it a really vibrant atmosphere.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2010

Nice location, very clean and stylish place! The rooms are very comfortable and offer some useful services (i-pod dock WITH i-pod touch [!], a full minibar, a modern hairdryer [not attached to the wall] AND a hair straightener, etc). Food at breakfast is excellent. Overall, a very fine experience. I will definitely go back to this hotel my next time... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2010

I was organising a girlie weekend for 12 of us and contacted Ricks who put together a really great package for dinner with cocktails, bed and breakfast. Staff were really helpful beforehand and when we arrived. Rooms were great, with lovely touches, like GHD hair straightners and ipod touches. The cocktails and meal were delicious and the staff were attentive... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2010

Just stayed at Rick's this weekend and absolutely loved it. The rooms are gorgeous and I loved the way the number was reflected onto the room door. Great wee touch! All staff were so friendly and helpful and the bar staff made us some fantastic unusual cocktails to get the night started. The breakfast was another fantastic feature. Great selection... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2010

What a find! Utterly brilliant! Great location, and just a short walk from Waverley Station, We wondered through the front doors and were greeted by the lovely polite staff, who prompty whisked our bags to our rooms whilst we enjoyed a drink! The bedrooms whilst being smaller than we expecting, were great! Whilst the windows looking out onto the street,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2010

We had stayed at Ricks a few years ago and it was fine but the place has been re-vamped and it looks really funky..... We arrived early about 11am and check-in is not normally till 2pm, but they checked to see if the room was available, which it was and got us up straight away. The rooms had changed allot,... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2010

We came up to Edinburgh for a reunion with family and friends and decided to book ourselves a hotel which would be a bit luxurious but not break the bank. We were not disappointed. Rick's is a stylish Boutique Hotel with all the mod coms you could want. The staff were friendly and very helpful and the atmosphere was nice... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2010

We loved our stay in this little gem in the heart of Edinburgh. The room wasn't the biggest hotel room we've ever stayed in but it was stylish, clean, comfortable and great value given the location of the hotel. Breakfast is served in the main dining area and was fantastic. My husband had the Deluxe Grilled breakfast and I opted... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2010

I had read about Ricks (although I cant remember where) and decided to visit on the spur of the moment after having to cancel a trip to London. Ricks is a lounge bar/restaurant with boutique hotel style rooms decorated and furnished to a very high standard. We were very pleased with everything at Ricks, the bar is fashionable and cool,... More

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Address: 55A Frederick St., Edinburgh EH2 1HL, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > New Town
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Rick's 4*
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Ricks Edinburgh
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