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Apex International Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   31 - 35 Grassmarket, Edinburgh EH1 2HS, Scotland (Grassmarket)
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Fribourg, Switzerland
14 reviews 14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars NEW

Strong points: Close to the castle Personnel professional and helpful Panoramic breakfast hall with view on the castle Weak points Our check in was delayed as room was not ready Family room was too small for a family Rooms at lower floors can result noisy due to weekend night life at Grassmarket Tropicarium was not heated the 2nd day we... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Handy hotel near very nice restaurants and historical attractions where we have now stayed several times on several visits to this charming city we have grown to love. Lots of interesting, diverse places to eat across street and if you can get a wonderful room like we did with a castle view, you are sitting pretty. We discovered the interesting... More 

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Fenton, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My wife and I stayed in this hotel for 4 days in September, 2014 and loved this hotel. We requested a higher level room for the excellent views of Edinburgh Castle. Absolutely spectacular views of the caste. Grassmarket features a great variety of pubs in which to eat. You are a small walk away from Edinburgh Castle and the Royal... More 

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4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The location was excellent, really close to the Royal Mile. The room was fantastic! Spotlessly clean every day and the twin room had two lovely queen sized beds. The best thing about this hotel is the friendly staff -- from reception to the waiting staff at breakfast. Really went out of their way to make us comfortable and helped us... More 

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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Room clean towels and bedding good. Constant sound of electric motor droning day and night . No mini bar or air con in room but thermostatic radiator kept room warm . Fan in bathroom did not work and no bathroom window .i reported this to reception and left a note in the room but on checking out 2 days later... More 

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Alnwick, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is in a great location, right on the Grassmarket - Plenty of places to eat and loads of pubs. Breakfast at the Apex is lovely and you have a great view of the castle. The staff are lovely and very helpful. The hotel is clean and the rooms have everything you need.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just back from a Sunday stay at The Apex and overall we had a lovely time. We arrived at 11am, well before the advised check in time of 3pm, reception staff were all very pleasant and we were allocated a room, despite being early. My friend and I had booked a city twin room, but we're were surprised to find... More 

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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent a great couple of days in Edinburgh and the stay at the Apex Intl was great. The staff I noticed were exceptionally attentive, nothing seemed too much trouble. The room albeit a little small was very nice and clean, we stayed at the back of the hotel facing away from Grassmarket which was nice and quiet. The breakfast was... More 

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Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a lovely weekend at the apex international, it's a 5 min walk from royal mile, and it's situated in the vibrant grassmarket. It's food was nice all staff very friendly and helpful, the pool is small but nice for a relaxing swim. The sauna wasn't working properly which was a slight disappoint

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Hatfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were visiting for a 3 day city break. We booked directly with this hotel well in advance of our stay. As a result we got a very good rate. In addition we also received a £10 voucher from the hotel for booking direct with them, which can be used in the bar/restaurant. When we arrived the staff were very... More 

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Address: 31 - 35 Grassmarket, Edinburgh EH1 2HS, Scotland
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Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > Grassmarket , Old Town
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Apex International Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 169
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Hotel Apex International
Apex International Hotel Edinburgh, Scotland
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#23 Business Hotel in Edinburgh
#32 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
#35 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
#42 Family Hotel in Edinburgh

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