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Fountain Court Apartments - Grove Executive

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having stayed in Grove Executive now on a number of occasions, the accommodation is always up to a good standard, and it was nice to see that the apartments had been recently decorated and bits & pieces updated. Clean, well equipped, and spacious the apartments are well located, with parking and within walking distance of many attractions or with a...

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Fountain_Court, Digital Marketing Manager at Fountain Court Apartments - Grove Executive, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing our apartments. It is lovely to hear that you are a return visitor and that you noticed the little upgrades we have made throughout the apartment. We always aim to keep our offering fresh and appealing! We hop to welcome you back once again for another visit. With best wishes from the Fountain Court Team, Susann

Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

These serviced apartments are excellent, very clean, well equipped with very helpful reception staff. The location is very good, a short walk to Princess Street, mostly downhill, quite close to a Tram Stop and not to expensive if you have to use a taxi. Highly recommend if you are looking to stay in Edinburgh.

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Fountain_Court, Digital Marketing Manager at Fountain Court Apartments - Grove Executive, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. It is great that you enjoyed your stay over the Rugby Weekend and would consider recommending us to other people visiting Edinburgh. However, we would certainly look forward to welcoming yourself back. With very best wishes from the Fountain Court Team, Susann

Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had booked the Harris apartment but we were given Grove Executive and we were not disappointed. The layout and facilities were excellent and the place was spotless clean. Two good sized bedrooms with shower room for each one. Like previous review bathroom very warm but can't turn down heating. 15 minute walk to Grass market area and plenty places...

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Fountain_Court, Digital Marketing Manager at Fountain Court Apartments - Grove Executive, responded to this review

Thank you so much for describing our apartments as fabulous! We really appreciate your feedback and are delighted that you enjoyed staying at Grove Executive Apartments. We hope to welcome you back in Edinburgh for a longer stay in the near future. Best wishes from the Fountain Court Team, Susann

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Apartment was very clean and freshly decorated, had everything we needed. Good stock of tea, coffee and sugar, shower gel and shampoo in the bathroom. Kitchen was well stocked although we ate out mainly. When we arrived we found the heating wasn't working in the apartment. An engineer came very quickly and when it couldnt be fixed the gave us...

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Fountain_Court, Digital Marketing Manager at Fountain Court Apartments - Grove Executive, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We really appreciate your feedback and are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us overall. Our sincerest apologies again about the fault with the boiler. Let me assure you that this is not a regular occurrence. We are glad that you enjoyed the second apartment and found its location convenient for your visit. We...

Reviewed 6 February 2017

Excellent having two bedrooms and two bathrooms. Apartment was very clean and well serviced. The Bathrooms were very hot and we not able to turn the heating down. The Staff were friendly with easy check-in and check-out. Good secure car parking on site.

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Fountain_Court, Digital Marketing Manager at Fountain Court Apartments - Grove Executive, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for our Grove Executive Apartments. It is great that you enjoyed the comfort and location of our accommodation and we hope to welcome you back in the future. Regarding the heating in the bathroom, I will ask our Maintenance Manager to have a look at it. Thank you for pointing...

Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Me and 8 others as a group filled 2 Penthouses and 1 apartment and the stay was terrific. Flats were lovely inside and all round great place. Lack of heating controls should be addressed as it was either boiling hot or freezing cold at points. Other than that we had a peaceful and trouble free stay. Comfy beds, lovely size...

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Fountain_Court, Digital Marketing Manager at Fountain Court Apartments - Grove Executive, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing Grove Executive Apartments. It is great to hear that you and your friends enjoyed your stay with us and consider the apartments good value for money. Our Reception Team is available 24 hours a day and very happy to help with adjusting the heating. We hope to welcome you back on another occasion. Best wishes from...

Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Six of us stayed in two apartments, a double/twin and double room, over the New Year holiday. The beds and furniture were comfortable; the rooms were clean and warm; the staff were helpful and obliging. The location is a manageable walk to the castle and Princes Street, though buses to Princes Street were close-by. Good cafes/pubs were within walking distance....

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Fountain_Court, Digital Marketing Manager at Fountain Court Apartments - Grove Executive, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your comprehensive feedback. It is great that you enjoyed your stay and found our accommodation good value for money. We hope to welcome you back on another occasion. Best wishes from the Fountain Court Team, Susann

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Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

and never reviewed the place! Hubby regularly works up here for Hogmanay and they always use these apartments. They're about 20 mins walk from town, there's parking and they are WARM!! Really great apartments, you can pay a bit more to bring a small pet. They are clean, have a nice kitchen area, are comfortable and not in an area...

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Fountain_Court, Digital Marketing Manager at Fountain Court Apartments - Grove Executive, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review. It is great to hear about your experience and that you and your husband (+ furry friend) decided to stay with us again. How lovely that you spent Hogmanay with us and enjoyed the clean and warm apartments. We hope to welcome you back in the future. Best wishes, Susann

Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 December 2016

I would like to precursor this review with the following comment: My review is based on my stay which was 6 weeks in length, and I do not believe that for the ordinary length of stay that the following problems would exist. The only thing that makes these apartments better than the standard fountain court apartments is the provision of...

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Fountain_Court, Digital Marketing Manager at Fountain Court Apartments - Grove Executive, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review for our Grove Executive Apartments. We really appreciate your feedback contrasting the apartments against our 'standard' Grove Apartments. We regret to hear that you had some issues with maintenance and cleaning of the apartment. Please accept our sincerest apologies - this is not our usual standard. Nevertheless, with Reception...

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

I stayed here for a night with friends when we went to Edinburgh to explore as I'd never been to Edinburgh before. When we arrived we checked in and we're given a code to park the car in the gated car park which was very secure. Big iron gates and can't get through without the code, then the apartment itself...

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Fountain_Court, Digital Marketing Manager at Fountain Court Apartments - Grove Executive, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to leave us this comprehensive review! We really appreciate hearing about your positive experience and are delighted that you found our apartments spacious, comfortable and good value. We look forward to welcoming you back at some point in the future. Best wishes, Susann

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West End
Prevailing winds meant that most cities that grew in industrial Britain had their most desirable neighbourhoods to the west – upwind of factory fumes. Edinburgh was no exception, with its wealthiest citizens settling in its West End and leaving behind grand Georgian townhouses, private gardens and genteel crescents. These backstreets remain as dignified and sleepy as ever, and most of the action here lies along the district’s busy main roads. Lothian Road connects to southern Edinburgh and harbors a vague entertainment district: three theatres and the city’s main indie cinema. All attract a select crowd, the sort who appreciate the Saturday Edinburgh’s Farmers’ Market around the corner. The West End’s other great thoroughfare, Shandwick Place, is dominated by trams trundling out to the suburbs and airport, and shoppers picking up last-minute items before hopping aboard.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Designed to our own specification, the contemporary and bespoke collection of apartments provide an open plan lounge/dining area leading to a fully fitted kitchen. Stylish bedrooms and luxury bath or shower rooms with toiletries complete the package.All our two bedroom apartments incorporate a separate or bathroom for each bedroom - perfect for our corporate guests, and our two penthouse apartments have a 'loft like' living space, providing truly spacious and well appointed accommodation. Our 3 studio apartments all have a clever and stylish glass partition feature wall to separate the bedroom and living area. Needless to say, both living and sleeping spaces each have a flat screen television.Apartments benefit from the latest technology, with complimentary Wi-Fi access, flat screen satellite televisions in the lounge and bedrooms, and a full entertainment system including a DVD player and i-pod docking station. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Fountain Court Apartments - Grove Executive

Address: 121 Grove Street, Edinburgh EH3 8AA, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > West End
Price Range: RM475 - RM1,369 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Fountain Court Apartments - Grove Executive 4*
Number of rooms: 24
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#54 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
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