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Apex Waterloo Place Hotel

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#33 of 147 Hotels in Edinburgh
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05/06/2017 06/06/2017
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Torrance
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I visited Scotland for a business trip. Took a couple days to sight see. Many tours started just outside the hotel, very convenient. Hotel location is very centrally located, walking distance to everything but without street noise.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Went to this restaurant on the 5pm dine and wine deal. 3 course meal with a bottle of wine. Food was superb And staff so friendly. Nice ambience in restaurant. Cost £40 for two. Have spent more than double this elsewhere and not enjoyed it as much. Well worth a visit . We will definitely return.

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Alan H, General Manager at Apex Waterloo Place Hotel, responded to this review

Dear annieb1945 Thank you for taking the time to review your recent dining experience with us, I was truly pleased to see you enjoyed your dinner out with your hubby. I was especially pleased to see that this was in part down to our friendly staff as this is something we are truly proud of. We all look forward to...

Murfreesboro, Tennessee
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Review on the Apex Waterloo Hotel in Edinburgh Scotland We stayed at the Apex Waterloo Hotel four nights. I booked this hotel because of it’s close proximity to the Waverly Train Station and Rabbies Café-where one of our tours was meeting. The hotel is a few blocks from the train station. There are some streets to cross, and it can...

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Clermont, Florida
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed here as part of a tour with a small group..at first it was problematic checking in and there was confusion with the meals that were to be included...but other than that is was well located, clean, and the rooms were small but nice. There should be a service elevator because when we were leaving with our luggage all...

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff was very friendly and helpful. They called a taxi for me when I departed and helped me out to it. I was also able to reserve a time for afternoon tea at the front desk when I checked in. The location was great. Across the street from where day trips depart. Not far from train station or bus...

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Grantham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for 2 nights mid-week in this extraordinary large APEX hotel – from the outside it looks like just another grand historic stone-fronted elegant building, but inside it is stylishly modern and verging on the luxurious. Behind the impressive façade ( dating from 1819 ) , there has been some very imaginative remodelling and updating, though the street-facing rooms...

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Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We chose this hotel for our city break in Edinburgh as it was well located. It is a fabulous hotel. Very clean. We were upgraded to a superior room which was excellent. The hotel is very clean and modern with excellent facilities. We had a great breakfast each morning and the waiting staff could not do enough for us. Thoroughly...

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Auburn, Alabama
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great experience with this hotel for our one night stay. No complaints at all. It was a little more than I like to spend, but everything was great. Very close to where our Rabbies tour departed, which was a big perk.

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Stockport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Special trip away, Edinburgh did not disappoint, Hotel Location Excellent, 200 Yds from back entrance to train station. Hotel smart modern style inside Edinburgh stone shell. Staff V Good, Prices typical 4 Star, Original room V Good but Upgraded for more space for 2 night trip. Room generally excellent, however getting tired in some places, odd bulb out in bathroom,...

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

When you look at this place, searching for a family room, you see pictures of a family room with ceiling height georgian windows and loads of light flooding into a well decorated room. Its a lie. The family room we had (512) was a long dark box, with a tiny window on a side wall looking out onto a concrete...

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Staying in Broughton & Calton

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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 neighbourhoods 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 epicentre Broughton Street; even if polished pubs, hip bistros, smart delis and art galleries all speak of affluent good taste. The top of Leith Walk is more ragged. This major thoroughfare boasts a famously gritty gay club, as well as a strip of good Indian restaurants. Regal Georgian and Victorian townhouses preside over largely deserted streets in Calton, where only the occasional restaurant or hotel brings much life. Even so, a steady trickle of idlers and picnickers pass by to climb Calton Hill for its wide-open lawns, wonderful city views, and curious monuments – an Athenian-style temple among them.
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast Available
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in one of Edinburgh’s best spots at the east end of Princes Street, Apex Waterloo Place Hotel is within walking distance of the famous Edinburgh Castle and is just a few minutes’ walk from Calton Hill. George Street and The Royal Mile are also close by in this compact city centre. The classic Georgian architecture complemented by contemporary interiors make this hotel unique. Each bedroom is spacious and includes a 42” TV, complimentary high-speed Wi-Fi, bath and/or walk-in shower and Elemis toiletries. As a guest, you’ll also get complimentary use of the leisure facilities. An indoor swimming pool, sauna, steam room and Technogym make the perfect place to relax or escape from the stresses of everyday life. Time for more? Pamper yourself with an Elemis treatment at PURE Spa & Beauty. You can choose from a wide selection of restaurants and bars throughout the city during your stay, many of which are close by in the George Street area. If you’re looking for a traditional Scottish dish and a cosy bar away from the bustle of the town, look no further than Elliot’s Restaurant & Bar. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Apex Waterloo Place Hotel

Address: 23-27 Waterloo Place, Edinburgh EH1 3BH, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > Broughton & Calton
Price Range: RM832 - RM2,128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Apex Waterloo Place Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 184
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Apex Waterloo Place Hotel Edinburgh, Scotland
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“no specific advise as all seem similar”
244christopherr, 23 May 2017 | Read review
“Windows didn't open in our room..so a bit stuffy..we were on 10th floor above kitchen so a little loud but not horrible.”
DVPnSVP, 19 May 2017 | Read review
“Pay extra for higher floors - floor 5 is actually at the level of the main road. Try floor/level 8.”
michaeld32, 17 May 2017 | Read review
“Top of the house....10th floor at the back for the best views!”
MarieMcW66, 14 May 2017 | Read review
“you can upgrade to a city view room for a fee”
ian_wil, 9 May 2017 | Read review
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