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Richmond Place Apartments

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here on 17th September 2016 for 1 night with 6 other friends. Room was lovely and clean. Very spacious. Really quiet. Not far from city centre attractions. Breakfast a bit pricey but nice. Would definitely come back again and would definitely recommend to others.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First time at the fringe and didn't want to rush. So decided to book accommodation. Everything was getting more expensive so decided that this was worth the cost. Boy this place is nice. Got a room with no view but that's a good point very little noise. It's clean tidy and when I opened the door and saw it I... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The location is very good, within walking distance from many city attractions and the university. Rooms are spacious, but be aware that some appartments have internal stairs. Since it is mainly populated by students, if you are there when new students arrive, it can be very crowded and you may need to wait for the elevator.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016

We stayed here for just one night during the Fringe festival. The apartments were the best value accommodation around at that time. The apartment itself was compact but fantastic with a well thought out layout. With some cooking facilities/small kitchen you could be self sufficient if you wanted to be. We didn't want to cook as there was so much... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here to attend a party in Edinburgh. Was say it's pretty basic and small.not the cleanest rooms either. the rooms they offer on the website ain't the rooms you get. If if I spread my arms out I could touch both walls. I guess you get what you pay for. Wouldn't return

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

This is part of the university residence; so it feels a bit like a dorm. It has laundry facility. Location is convenient. We stayed in a suite with a hallway, a separate bedroom, and a living room with a sofa bed, so it is good for family. Overall a good experience.

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Thank Wei Y
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016 via mobile

I really enjoyed our stay here. Our room was spacious and contained all expected amenities. It was really clean and the bed was comfortable. It was also conveniently located near The Royal Mile. Staff at reception were friendly and helpful. My only criticism is that without air con or a fully opening window the room was quite stuffy during some... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016 via mobile

I highly recommend this as a place to stay in Edinburgh. The location is such that you can easily walk to major sights, and is a pretty easy walk from the main train station (about 15 minutes). The small but highly-functional kitchen has everything you need, and a nearby Tesco means you can really save money on eating out. We... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

Our apartment in this complex was excellent. It was spotlessly clean and kitted out with everything you need. The location was brilliant - easy walking to everywhere you wanted to go and to transport links. You could also leave luggage there whilst awaiting your flight if you had to, which was so useful. Secure and modern. I would definitely stay... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here 18-19/06 with my friend for the evening as a last minute trip. Easy to find and not far from all the city had to offer. On arrival we were told we'd been upgraded which was a nice surprise and were given a duplex on the third floor. We were both really surprised how spacious it was and that... More 

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Southside & Holyrood
Many of Edinburgh’s student hangouts gather around university buildings in Southside, the sort of neighborhood that supports a long string of second-hand shops and eateries serving ethnic food for just a few pounds. In August the student population is replaced by vast numbers of boisterous visitors here for the Fringe, Edinburgh’s world-class comedy and arts festival which headquarters itself here. Flanking Southside are two great parks. The Meadows is a vast flat and sporty space where football, rugby, tennis, cricket, croquet, and golf often all take place side by side. Kids in its big playgrounds add to the joyful noise. Far bigger and much wilder, Holyrood Park extends to the east and provides a real hike up Arthur’s Seat, but the district is best known as the site of Scotland’s Parliament and its premier Royal Palace—and their steady stream of sightseers.
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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our new, contemporary and independent serviced apartments, with 35 apartments in the centre of Edinburgh. All have modern cooking facilities, linen, towels, ironing facilities, TV, telephone and a safe. Full Scottish breakfast is available ( at extra cost) in the adjacent building ... more   less 

Additional Information about Richmond Place Apartments

Address: 5 - 9 Richmond Place, Edinburgh EH89VE, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > Southside & Holyrood
Price Range: $91 - $162 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Richmond Place Apartments 3*
Number of rooms: 35
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