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Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Waterfront

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  • Excellent34%
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Free Wifi
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All reviewsocean terminalthe royal yacht britanniahi expressbus stop right outside the hotelbus servicefree wifiday ticketthe sofa bedfrequent busesminute bus ridenumber busbudget hotelbreakfast was includedyogurtshort breaktea and coffeebars and restaurants
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We stayed here form the 3rd of July to the 14th of July (Room 231) just before moving into our leased house. PROS - The staff at the reception was very cheerful as we approached with heavy luggage. We reached a bit early after a...More

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Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

We have stayed at this hotel many times and always enjoy it. This time we had a nice surprise as the lobby and breakfast area has all been refurbished and looks very nice and affords great comfort. It is a shame the ice machine has...More

Thank JaneLizzy29
Response from GMexpressedinburgh, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - WaterfrontResponded 26 April 2018

Dear JaneLizzy29, Thank you for this fantastic review of your latest stay with us and for choosing to stay with us many times. We completed our refurbishment in February and I am delighted that it was a great surpise for you on this stay. We...More

Reviewed yesterday

Stayed for 2 nights, had a great time at this well maintained hotel, first time to a holiday inn and will be back, close enough to the city and Leith , not a five star hotel obvs but non the less a pleasure to stay...More

Thank Zoey P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really good value hotel. Rooms were modern, well designed and very clean. Staff were excellent and very helpful. The included breakfast was better and more varied than I was expecting. Hotel not in the city centre but excellent transport links with the airport bus and...More

Thank jillybean818
Response from GMexpressedinburgh, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - WaterfrontResponded 1 week ago

Dear jullybean818, Thank you for this fantastic feedback about your stay. Our team love to share their knowledge of our lovely city and the local area with our guests and it is great to hear that their efforts are appreciated. I am delighted that you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just spent 3 nights here and could not fault it. The staff were so welcoming (Scott/Nicola), rooms clean and very comfy. Airport bus stops outside hotel, shopping mall opposite, bars & restos a 5 min walk away. The sunny weather helped so all in all...More

Thank eimear w
Response from GMexpressedinburgh, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - WaterfrontResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Eimear W, Thank you for this fantastic review of your stay with us. I am so pleased to hear that Scott and Nicola provided a great welcome and I know they will be pleased to read this lovely review too. I hope that we...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Free Parking
Hotel Amenities
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$106 - US$322 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#47 Business Hotel in Edinburgh
#54 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$106 - US$322 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#47 Business Hotel in Edinburgh
#54 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Leah P
10 June 2018|
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Response from Scott M | Reviewed this property |
The Firth of Forth is within walking distance, you could wash you clothes there
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riedefine
20 April 2018|
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Response from TimGilbert | Reviewed this property |
Of course they will, they have a luggage room and free of charge
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riedefine
19 March 2018|
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Response from X66RMS | Reviewed this property |
Apologies - have only just seen your question. The hotel is in Leith. But you can take a bus (destination - Ocean Terminal) directly from Princes Street beside the Waverley train station. Thats approximately a 2.5 mile... More
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"family room on ground floor easy access to restaurent or anything"
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"We had a wheelchair accessible room so we were on the ground floor at the back of the hotel."
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"Choose room with the ocean view facing the ocean terminal building."
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"If you are booking a family room request a large room with a full double bed for the children."
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