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“Ideal place to stay in edinburgh” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Travelodge Edinburgh Central Waterloo Place Hotel

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Travelodge Edinburgh Central Waterloo Place Hotel
2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   3 Waterloo Place, Edinburgh EH1 3BG, Scotland (Calton Hill)   |  
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Ranked #99 of 145 Hotels in Edinburgh
Surrey, United Kingdom
1 review
“Ideal place to stay in edinburgh”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

room was at the side at the hotel so just had view of property next door. Otherwise room was quiet and warm. Only stayed one night so it was fine for us. Very near to station so easy access. Hotel was only 5 minutes from the Royal Mile so very convenient. Allowed us to leave our bags there after we checked out which was great. Collected them later just before our departure home.

  • Stayed February 2015, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service

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Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Leeds England
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
Reviews in 5 cities Reviews in 5 cities
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had good stay again in Waterloo hotel. This is basic hotell what We know before! But it is clean and ideal place in city centre. Wawearly railway St only gross the road. Hotel staff was very helpful too. We was there for Welsh Rugby. We was surprised how quiet it was too. We like to use hotel again, no complains.

  • Stayed February 2015, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Workington, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 hotel reviews
Reviews in 11 cities Reviews in 11 cities
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I stayed in this hotel as I have had pleasant stays with Travelodge in the past. Upon entering the room, it was unbearable hot, so much so that I had to open the window and leave for an hour, (after you have managed to open the sliding door to the window - a challenge in itself). The room was very small and did not have enough storage space for our two cases. Two adults were checked in and only one towel was provided. The stay has put me off staying again!

  • Stayed February 2015, traveled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 2 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service

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Lowestoft, United Kingdom
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55 reviews 55 reviews
43 hotel reviews
Reviews in 32 cities Reviews in 32 cities
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed here for a lads weekend & found the hotel hard to fault. We had a family room on the second floor & it was enormous. Room was comfortable, clean & quiet. Very impressed. Would certainly recommend this hotel & it's only a short walk to the tram stop & the clubs & bars.

Stayed February 2015, traveled with friends
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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12 hotel reviews
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We got a train to Edinburgh for a 2 night stay just after new year. The hotel is less than a five minute walk from the station.
We checked in, staff were friendly and as we were early the receptionist agreed to mind our bags so we could go and get something to eat until we could check into our room.
The hotel is literally right in the centre of the city, with the majority of bars & shops down the road. After we checked in the room was small but clean & tidy and the bed was very comfortable.
For the price paid it is a bargain and perfect for a city break to the Scottish capital.

  • Stayed January 2015, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Abergele, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
16 hotel reviews
Reviews in 23 cities Reviews in 23 cities
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed here for 1 night as we were watching Wales v Scotland at Murrayfield . We used the q park car pair as travelodge guests receive a discount . It was around a 5 minute brisk walk to the hotel from the car park. The hotel was a bargain at £22 a night. We paid an extra £10 to check in early. We were pleased to find a nice modern room with a comfortable king size bed. The location is very central and ideal for shops, bars and restaurants. If your visiting Murrayfield you can get the tram from the shopping area to the stadium.
My only other tip would be to ensure you lock your doors whilst in the room as friends of ours were given keys to a room and when they entered two people were already in bed! But I would definitely stay here again at that price for this location.

Stayed February 2015, traveled as a couple
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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Clean, recently refurbished rooms with great beds, inner glazing to reduce external noise to a minimum, free baggage storage prior to check-in and complimentary tea and coffee making facilities. The only thing lacking was a drawer to put socks and pants, but at the pre-booked price, very tough to beat. Ridiculously convenient for Waverley Station and the rest of the city.

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  • Stayed February 2015, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Additional Information about Travelodge Edinburgh Central Waterloo Place Hotel

Address: 3 Waterloo Place, Edinburgh EH1 3BG, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > Calton Hill
Amenities:
Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #99 of 145 Hotels in Edinburgh
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Travelodge Edinburgh Central Waterloo Place Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 34
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