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Twelve Picardy Place

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  • Excellent58%
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  • Average8%
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just stayed at this hotel. Great location its about a five minute walk from the station. Plenty of places to eat and drink nearby. Staff were very helpful when we arrived. They let us leave our bags as our room wasnt ready When it was...More

Thank amyblobbyrobb
Response from Twelve_Picardy_Place, Manager at Twelve Picardy PlaceResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Amy, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. Thank you for your feedback, we do appreciate any feedback guests have to offer as a way to improve. I want to let you know that the floor of the room you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spent valentines night here and was really pleased with the hotel, everything was lovely and the room (standard) was amazing, rose petals on the bed were a lovely touch, bed itself was really comfy with a built on tv. The bathroom (wet room) was perhaps...More

Thank imogenkaya
Response from Twelve_Picardy_Place, Manager at Twelve Picardy PlaceResponded 2 weeks ago

Good afternoon. Thank You for leaving us a great review. I am delighted you chose to spend Valentines night with us and had a great. As you mention we have our storage facility at Reception so guests can securely leave luggage after they check out...More

Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

Booked a two night stay in Edinburgh at 12 Picardy place. Beautiful hotel that brings the best out of an old townhouse with modern features. The room might have the squeakiest floors but the rest is fantastic. Really close to shopping and some nice more...More

Thank Adrian H
Response from Twelve_Picardy_Place, Manager at Twelve Picardy PlaceResponded 2 weeks ago

Good afternoon Adrian, Thank You for taking the time to leave us a review. I am delighted that you enjoyed your recent stay with us and make the most of the central location. Please contact us directly if you plan on staying again so we...More

Reviewed January 9, 2018

This is a small boutique style hotel, very centrally located in Edinburgh opposite the omni centre. Check in was prompt and friendly and having my bag was taken to my room. There is no elevators in the hotel just stairs lots of stairs but it’s...More

Thank simple_stoo
Response from Twelve_Picardy_Place, Manager at Twelve Picardy PlaceResponded February 1, 2018

Good morning, I appreciate the time you taking to write us a review. Thank you for commenting on the friendliness of the staff, as you mention we do not have an elevator on the premises, this is due to the fact that we are a...More

Reviewed December 26, 2017

Like so many places, website had us think that at the price, 12 Picardy Place was a gift horse. Nice building in a great location a few minutes walk from Princes Street. A couple of years ago, this property would have been excellent, but our...More

Thank Ian M
Response from Twelve_Picardy_Place, Manager at Twelve Picardy PlaceResponded January 23, 2018

Good evening Ian. Thank you for taking the time to leaver us a review. I have taken on board your feedback. Thank you for your kind words regarding our staff and pointing out or excellent location, you are correct that we do not provide a...More

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$100 - $331 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#29 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
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$100 - $331 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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#29 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Broughton & Calton
Lying where grandiose New Town townhouses give way to
malls and utilitarian housing, Broughton and Calton
have long been transitional neighborhoods with a mixed
identity. It’s here that Edinburgh’s gay village found
a home in the 1980s. But gay culture is anything but
overt along bustling epicenter Broughton Street; even
if polished pubs, hip bistros, smart delis and art
galleries all speak of affluent good taste. The top of
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January 20, 2018|
Response from Philip H | Reviewed this property |
The room we had was at the back of the room with a beautiful ski light letting in the ever changing light.
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"Top floor room facing Firth of Forth"
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"All front-facing rooms will be very noisy, whatever floor."
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"Rooms at the front of the hotel are a little noisy"
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"There are many stairs so be prepared to walk (good prep for the very hilly Edinburgh!)"
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