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Apex International Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   31 - 35 Grassmarket, Edinburgh EH1 2HS, Scotland (Grassmarket)
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Worcestershire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We were absolutely delighted with our experience at Apex International. The welcome at reception was very warm and the lady we were greeted by was very friendly and helpful. The room was a really good size, decor etc bang up to date, nice smart bathroom. Free WiFi was really useful for checking transport / timings etc. There's no A/C in... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Located just below the Edinburgh Castle and the Royal Mile. The restaurant, lobby and each floor's lobby has floor to ceiling windows with a view of the Edinburgh Castle. Is located on a wide street with benches, trees, and music separating one side from the other. Many restaurants and pubs to choose from and great shopping all the way to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

On arrival, greeted with warm welcome, the best yet ( just I wish could remember staff's names) we did arrive early nevertheless staff check if room ready but it wasn't so off course they took luggage off us so we could get on with sightseeing! When we did checked in the kids were given activity packs, which includes crayons, activity... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Nice hotel, when we booked we requested a castle view and it was absolutely beautiful, especially at night when there was lights round the castle, I would definitely say it was worth the extra money for the view. LOCATION PERFECT. The staff were friendly, didn't eat or drink in the hotel so can't comment on that. My only criticism would... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Booked in during the height of the Festival. The room was large and the bed was extremely comfortable. Toiletries were excellent and the free duck was a lovely touch. Staff were friendly and there was a great atmosphere during the festival. Perfect position and lots of venues nearby.

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Northumberland, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We chose the Apex hotel because it was in the city centre itself. We were visiting Edinburgh for the fringe festival and it turned out to be even more convient than we thought as it was 10 mins away from all of the main venues so we could pop back to the hotel easily during the day if needed. The... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Well, this hotel was a surprise. The price we paid, namely $500 Canadian dollars per night for two nights, had led us to think that it would be, nice... Wrong! A tour hotel, catering to buses and it would appear, down and out travellers... Just nothing was interesting. The bar, if one could call it that, was appalling. Nobody there,... More

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Harwich, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We chose this place and we usually like staying in the Grassmarket area when in Edinburgh and our normal hotel (the sister hotel Apex City) was full. The Apex International is fine. Very friendly staff all round but especially at check in. Our room wasnt ready as we were early but they took our bags and offered to give us... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I have used this hotel several times over the years for business trips and have been happy so it made sense to book it for a recent holiday of a few days of Fringe. Its in a great location, in the middle of the Grassmarket and has great views of the castle. I had booked this in February knowing that... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Nice clean hotel. Price a bit steep due to the Fringe Festival but that applied to all hotels. Would have expected first class for the price but we got a disabled room, sink and toilet very low. The let down for me was the noisy fan units outside our room. I counted 7. Don't want to call them air con... 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
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Hotel Class:4 star — Apex International Hotel 4*
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#23 Business Hotel in Edinburgh #35 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh #37 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh #42 Family Hotel in Edinburgh
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Located in the heart of Edinburgh’s old town, this contemporary four star hotel has 169 stylish rooms, many with panoramic views of the castle and city skyline. Designed for comfort, the rooms include 42 inch wide screen LCD TV, large desk, free Wi-Fi and local calls, tea and coffee, luxury toiletries, iron and ironing board. Facilities include restaurant, bar, meeting and event space for up to 250 delegates, and pool, tropicarium and gym. ... more   less 
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