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Edinburgh City Center Hotels

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The Balmoral Hotel Slideshow
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#6 of 147 hotels in Edinburgh
21 travelers mentioned "downtown hotel" and "downtown" when describing this hotel.
  • "think their bath towels must weigh 5 pounds, so big and soft! LOL I was surprised how nice the pool and spa area was for a downtown hotel!..."
  • "This was a great hotel in the middle of downtown Edinburgh. We had a great room overlooking the castle. We loved the restaurants. A fine staff who looks after all ones needs...."
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Fountain Court - Stewart Apartments Slideshow
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#3 of 147 hotels in Edinburgh
5 travelers mentioned "city center" when describing this hotel.
  • "The place is very near to Princess Street and city center. The room service is flawless and all people working there are cheerful. Adequately spacious clean rooms and good..."
  • "Perfect location in the city center, you can reach everything by foot. Big apartment, good beds, flawless service and all very modern and new. Will return!!..."
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7 London Street Slideshow
#33 of 441 Edinburgh B&B and Inns
5 travelers mentioned "city center" when describing this hotel.
  • "The flat is located in a peaceful area at a walking distance from the city center As far as the welcome and service are concerned, it's simple: it was perfect! A special thanks to..."
  • "And all this at a great location within walking distance of the city center. During our stay, it seemed as if nothing was too much for our host. For starters, she sorted our..."
Hotel Ceilidh-Donia Slideshow
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#5 of 147 hotels in Edinburgh
12 travelers mentioned "city center hotel" and "city center" when describing this hotel.
  • "top notch. Their old dogs add a quaintness that one doesn't get at a City Center hotel and the owners give a personal attentiveness that I find better than the sterile..."
  • "A small, quiet, clean, warm hotel at walking distance from the city center, near Holyrod park. The owners are friendly, the rooms are clean and newly renovated (all with LAN), the..."
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Dakota Hotel Edinburgh (South Queensferry) 4.0 of 5
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#1 of 4 hotels in South Queensferry
6 travelers mentioned "city center" and "city centre location" when describing this hotel.
  • "instead. Overall, we had a very pleasant stay. I highly recommend this hotel to anyone who doesn't mind not being near the city center...."
  • "Scallops on black pudding was particularly good, with the Turbot main exceptional. Well worth a visit if a city centre location is not a requirment..."
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The Chester Residence 5.0 of 5 Travelers' Choice® 2014 Winner Luxury | Small Hotels | Service
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#1 of 147 hotels in Edinburgh
11 travelers mentioned "city-centre hotel" and "city centre hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "and size of flat), and much less than you would pay for a room at a city-centre hotel, you can enjoy the privacy and luxury of a well-appointed flat where you can come and go..."
  • "This place is very, very nice and beats the usual option of a city centre hotel. Everything is what you would expect for the star rating and the price. The rooms were huge and..."
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G&V Royal Mile Hotel Edinburgh Slideshow
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#15 of 147 hotels in Edinburgh
10 travelers mentioned "city centre location" and "city centre hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "available to hand. Staff are very welcoming and always eager to assist-nothing seems a bother to them. Great city centre location...."
  • "I wouldn't normally write a review of a city centre hotel, because there is usually so little to say. The Hotel Missoni breaks the mould of the city centre hotel with it's cool..."
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Apex Waterloo Place Hotel Slideshow
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#13 of 147 hotels in Edinburgh
57 travelers mentioned "city center hotel" and "city center" when describing this hotel.
  • "On the occasion of my Finaces birthday we streched the budget to stay at this city center hotel, our third visit but first for 2 years. Although the hotel had aged slightly since..."
  • "With it being right in the city center we did not have to worry about navigating through the labyrinth that is the state of Edinburgh during the building of the tramworks. Its..."
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#2 of 147 hotels in Edinburgh
8 travelers mentioned "city center" and "city centre hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "Fine location near golf course and close to city center. Very elegant and tasteful decoration. Fine room but shower area in bathroom too narrow. Excellent service, pleasant dining..."
  • "Praise does not easily come from our lips especially when staying in a city centre hotel ................. but this is the exception. Indulge yourself in country house living and..."
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#19 of 147 hotels in Edinburgh
6 travelers mentioned "downtown" and "city centre hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "Location is perfect on George St - walking distance to everything you need in downtown Edinburgh. I only had one complaint - that they couldn't give us a late checkout, but only..."
  • "other than to say we were surprised at the size of the rooms for a city centre hotel. The negative point came at breakfast when I found a 2 inch piece of glass mixed in with..."
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#7 of 147 hotels in Edinburgh
17 travelers mentioned "city centre hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "Wanted to spend a few days at the fringe without paying city centre hotel prices. Lovely staff. Standard Premier Inn rooms but we know what to expect and like that. The usual good..."
  • "jack its prices up out of all reason during the Festival (unlike another city centre hotel chain where I have sometimes stayed when on business in Edinburgh, J.... Inn where the..."
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#11 of 147 hotels in Edinburgh
3 travelers mentioned "city centre" when describing this hotel.
  • "The hotel is within walking distance of the city centre and also the rugby ground if that's your sport. We wouldn't hesitate to go back and stay there again...."
  • "The hotel itself is about 15 mins walk from city centre making it very convenient. Breakfast was excellent and dining room was great, hotel bar (which we didn't try) looked very..."
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#16 of 147 hotels in Edinburgh
21 travelers mentioned "city center location" and "city center" when describing this hotel.
  • "Rooms were very comfortable and well presented if a little noisy but it is a city center location and therefore not the fault of the hotel. Breakfast was nice each monring although..."
  • "Location is good so easy to walk to many of the parts of the city center. The hotel faces the rather busy York Place but we were never disturbed by any traffic noise or such but we..."
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#9 of 147 hotels in Edinburgh
12 travelers mentioned "city centre location" and "city centre hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "Stayed for one night on business - perfect city centre location. Staff exceptionally welcoming and couldn't do enough to help or please. All seemed very intent that I had an..."
  • "My boyfriend and I are just home from a 2 night break in Edinburgh and stayed in the city centre hotel - our room was absolutely fantastic (room 615) - we just opened our curtains..."
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#8 of 147 hotels in Edinburgh
2 travelers mentioned "city centre" when describing this hotel.
  • "All the rooms are decorated beautifully with lovely views of the castle and city centre. We would recommend to all, the only problem is there is no car park...."
  • "I recently had the most fantastic stay at The Rutland Hotel in Edinburgh City Centre. Amazing views of Edinburgh Castle. From the moment I arrived, nothing was too much trouble from..."
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Sheraton Grand Hotel & Spa Slideshow
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#18 of 147 hotels in Edinburgh
18 travelers mentioned "downtown location" and "downtown" when describing this hotel.
  • "The room is very spacious - which is very nice given the downtown location of the hotel. The room is also very modern and I especially like the different lighting color/mood that..."
  • "why: 1) Location: It is located in Festival Square, at the heart of Edinburgh downtown. Ulser Hall is right cross the street if you want to catch musical. The famous Edinburgh..."
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The Howard Slideshow
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#21 of 147 hotels in Edinburgh
5 travelers mentioned "downtown" and "city centre hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "The hotel is close to downtown, so my wife and I were able to walk everywhere. The howard also arranged for a car service to and from the airport (at our own cost) which was a nice..."
  • "A peaceful haven blessed with superb staff; we will go there again having enjoyed perhaps our best city centre hotel experience. Wow!..."
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Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian Slideshow
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#23 of 147 hotels in Edinburgh
16 travelers mentioned "city center" and "city centre hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "Take a castle view room for magnificent outlook onto the castle, the city center and even the sea. I would definitely stay here again on a next trip, but would recommend the hotel..."
  • "I know there has been a lot of negative comments about the traffice nose from outside, but this hotel is a city centre hotel and that is to be expected - is is nothing that bothered..."
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#36 of 147 hotels in Edinburgh
7 travelers mentioned "city center" when describing this hotel.
  • "and charming hotel in Edimburgh you could choose n.11!!! A silent place in a Residential Edimburgh district, nearby the City center...."
  • "This small boutique hotel is conveniently situated to Edinburgh's city center. Small stylish room. Free WiFi. Nice breakfast. This was my second stay here in 2 months time. I..."
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BEST WESTERN PLUS Bruntsfield Slideshow
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#14 of 147 hotels in Edinburgh
17 travelers mentioned "city center" when describing this hotel.
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Fountain Court Apartments EQ-2 Slideshow
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#58 of 147 hotels in Edinburgh
3 travelers mentioned "downtown" and "city centre" when describing this hotel.
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#4 of 147 hotels in Edinburgh
3 travelers mentioned "city centre location" and "city center" when describing this hotel.
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Kildonan Lodge Hotel Slideshow
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#25 of 147 hotels in Edinburgh
9 travelers mentioned "city centre hotel" and "city centre hotels" when describing this hotel.
  • "The hotel was in a great location if you wanted to avoid paying city centre hotel prices but not be too far away to explore the city. The hotel also had ample parking. There is a..."
  • "Before we've stayed in city centre hotels but they lack the personal touch and the quiet, relaxed atmosphere at the Kildonan, so we'd definitely stay again...."
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#48 of 147 hotels in Edinburgh
8 travelers mentioned "city center" when describing this hotel.
  • "The hotel is situated in a quiet little corner even though the city center is just a short walk away so when we made it back from all the buzz of the Fringe, a good night's sleep in..."
  • "The location was great for walking to the city center and the staff was all very friendly. Views of the park from our room were great. We returned to Edinburgh a few nights later..."
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#47 of 147 hotels in Edinburgh
14 travelers mentioned "downtown" when describing this hotel.
  • "A clean, modern hotel with a spectacular view of the Edinburgh Castle and within walking distance of downtown and the Royal mile. The beds were comfortable and the room spacious and..."
  • "Very convenient location, close to everything in downtown. Swimming Pool and Gym are not at the same building but very close (100m). WiFi works everywhere within the hotel. Will..."
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#30 of 147 hotels in Edinburgh
6 travelers mentioned "city center" and "city centre" when describing this hotel.
  • "This hotel seem to be a peaceful and tranquil place despite the fact that it is situated at the heart of city center of Edinburgh. Most shops and restaurant are accessible as well..."
  • "Great location 10 minute walk to City centre. Highlight of stay is breakfast, fresh local produce, fresh berries on pancakes, best bacon I have tasted. Overall this hotel delivers..."
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The Bonham Slideshow
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#37 of 147 hotels in Edinburgh
14 travelers mentioned "downtown" and "city centre hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "The hotel is on a quiet street but within easy walking distance to downtown. There is a travel money changer within a few block of the hotel with good exchange rates and no fees..."
  • "very near(walking distance) to shops, bars, restaurants. Private parking at back of hotel. Couldn't ask for more in a city centre hotel...."
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#33 of 147 hotels in Edinburgh
15 travelers mentioned "city center" and "city centre hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "The location was good - walking distance from the city center and sights - Edinburgh is a walking city so pack your comfy shoes. Overall, I would highly recommend the Best Western..."
  • "Very good city centre hotel. Spacious room, great location and nice breakfast. ..."
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#52 of 147 hotels in Edinburgh
15 travelers mentioned "downtown" and "city centre" when describing this hotel.
  • "I highly recommend this hotel for someone wishing to avoid the big touristy hotels downtown. It is a bit of a distance to old town but a short cab ride and worth it to have quiet..."
  • "The Channings hotel is located on a quiet side street to the North West of the city centre and has a very pleasant reception area with an open fire and comfy seating. The hotel has..."
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#24 of 147 hotels in Edinburgh
9 travelers mentioned "city center" when describing this hotel.
  • "A great location in walking distance from the main city center attractions. The room was excellent, and the shower was more than excellent - it's the best shower I've ever had in a..."
  • "Also very easy 10 minute walk to the old city center so good location. Another draw back is not having a warm and inviting bar area to relax after dining out. The bar is right up..."
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