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    Apex Grassmarket Hotel

    31-35 Grassmarket, Edinburgh EH1 2HS, Scotland
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    Overview
    • Excellent41%
    • Very good38%
    • Average14%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible2%
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed yesterday

    Booked 2 rooms, twin for my parents and family room for my Sister, Son and I for a one night stay for a concert at the Castle. The price was high which we expected for close proximity to the Castle on the night of a...More

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    Hotel's Favorite
    Reviewed May 10, 2017 via mobile

    This hotel was really great, if I'm ever in Edinburgh again I will definitely stay here. When travelling for work room service is normally what I go for and it was so so good, broccoli soup for starter and flat iron steak for my main....More

    2  Thank Tarryn K
    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    Stayed for a couple of nights. The location is excellent right in the middle of the old town. A bit noisy at night, can be a problem if you want to keep you window open as the rooms are a bit warm. The hotel itself...More

    Thank Bodsund
    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    We stayed for one night. All the staff we dealt with were super helpful. The location is prime with reference to eateries, pubs, and the royal mile. Room is comfortable, clean, and has a beautiful view of the castle. We did not book for a...More

    Thank Nabil C
    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    Thought we booked a higher end hotel, but the best feature was a nice view of Edinburgh Castle. Checked into a room that was dirty, with mold in the bathroom and carpets that needed vacuuming. Shower door wouldn't close properly, which resulted in unavoidable water,...More

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    Apex City of Edinburgh Hotel
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Banquet Room
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • $142 - $417 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #23 Business Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #35 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #42 Family Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #45 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 169
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    • United Kingdom >
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    • Old Town / Grassmarket
    • Also Known As
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    • Hotel Apex International ,
    • Apex Grassmarket Hotel Edinburgh, Scotland
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    Traveler (820)
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    Bathroom (52)
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    Old Town
    Few Edinburghers live in the Old Town, but its
    labyrinth of dank alleys and steep streets suggests
    this was not always the case. Today, it’s mostly
    visitors, tartan-flavored souvenir shops, and pipers
    that you’ll find on its cobbled streets. This is the
    place to get a feel for Auld Reekie (Old Smelly), as
    the town was once nicknamed, and stroll the Royal
    Mile, the thoroughfare that links the castle with the
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    Yes. In our room they were discretely stored in the desk area.
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    Response from TravellingFairy90 | Reviewed this property |
    They held our luggage for a few hours without problem. I'm not sure about over night but I can't see it being a problem.
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