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Merchiston Residence

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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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“tesco metro”(6 reviews)
“these apartments”(13 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
Kitchenette
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast included
Pool
4.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewstesco metrothese apartmentsaccess codecity centrenice studioleafy streetlovely victorianwasher dryercleaning serviceon street parkingapartment was very cleanenjoyed our stayfull kitchendvd playermain bedroomup to dateall mod cons
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here after Hogmanay. Beautiful modern apartment. All mod cons and great location. Shops and coffee shops around the corner. About 10 minutes to the castle ( £8:50 approx in a taxi). Highly recommend.More

Thank David P
Response from LateralC, General Manager at Merchiston ResidenceResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to share your positive feedback with us following your recent stay with us here at Merchiston Residence. We are delighted that you had an enjoyable stay and really hope we will have the pleasure of welcoming you...More

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Reviewed July 31, 2017

My wife and I stayed at the Merchiston Residence for 2 nights during a trip to England and Scotland. We stayed in a very nice studio located on a quiet street. The studio was very clean et very well equipped. There is no staff on...More

Thank fam2292
Response from LateralC, General Manager at Merchiston ResidenceResponded August 1, 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to share your wonderful feedback with us following your recent stay with us here at Merchiston Residence. We are delighted that you had an enjoyable stay and really hope we will have the pleasure of welcoming you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We decided on a night away at the start of January with our two young girls, we stayed in apartment one, it was very cosy and warm and decorated to a high standard, both the double bed and sofa bed were so comfortable we actually...More

Thank Stuandkerry33
Response from LateralC, General Manager at Merchiston ResidenceResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to share your 'First Class' review following your stay with us here at Merchiston Residence. We are delighted that you found our facilities, location and service met your needs perfectly. We LOVE IT when guests love Merchiston...More

Reviewed November 28, 2017 via mobile

Despite the high score that this residence has, the treatment I had was terrible. I made a reservation in it for 1 day, but unfortunately I ended up losing a flight connection, not being able to be present in Edimburg at the time of check...More

Thank Tyanne22
Response from LateralC, General Manager at Merchiston ResidenceResponded November 30, 2017

Dear Ms Motta Tambani. We feel your 1-star review of our property without you even staying with us is totally unjustified. We pride ourselves in the service we provide and I'd like to share our feedback with you so you understand our position and other...More

Reviewed October 30, 2017

Edinburgh is a beautiful city which I visit often as my daughter lives there, however I find the cost of hotels ridiculously overpriced, even the budget selection. The Merchiston Residence originally caught my eye as it is within walking distance to my daughters flat, the...More

Thank Jo P
Response from LateralC, General Manager at Merchiston ResidenceResponded October 31, 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to share your positive review following your stay with us here at Merchiston Residence. We are delighted that you found our facilities, location and service met your needs perfectly. We LOVE IT when guests love Merchiston Residence...More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Self-Serve Laundry
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Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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$65 - $230 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
$65 - $230 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveler (75)
Room & Suite (47)
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Jem_holi
August 10, 2017|
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Response from LateralC | Property representative |
Thanks for your question. We partner with a company called Tom Thumb here in Edinburgh who you can hire all sorts of equipment from - take a look at the 'Staying with Us' section on our Lateral City Apartments website where... More
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rockshah
November 17, 2016|
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Response from j_the_travelbug | Reviewed this property |
There is no parking deck, however, you're able to park on the street in front and around the building. I didn't have a car, but I believe you have to pay for street parking using the kiosks along the streets. I'd contact the... More
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Elizabeth G
October 18, 2016|
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Response from YorksCaro | Reviewed this property |
No elevator & front steps to entrance - not ideal if mobility impaired
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"Lower floor if you don't want to carry heavy bags upstairs"
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"Families should take the ground-level apartments, the basement apartment is better for couples."
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"Read check in details as unmanned and a code is needed to get in the building and your apartment and for..."
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"warm and modern"
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