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Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed for two nights Beautifully laid out Three townhouses merged into one Very old charm with all new decor Just outside the city center about 20-30 minute walk Breakfast was perfect and their restaurant and bar also Recommend this hotel highly

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LesleymStuart, Reception at Links Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to review us! It's lovely to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and I hope you get a chance to visit us again! Amy

Dundee, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 October 2016

A group of us were going to an event in Edinburgh and wanted to book a hotel which was not in the centre as the event was further out of town. Came across this place and decided to book. When we arrived, having walked from the centre, we were greeted by David, who booked us in with the minimum of...

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LesleymStuart, Reception at Links Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review! I'll be sure to pass on your comments to David, we love to hear when our staff make a good impression! I'm sorry that you were disturbed by people smoking outside - although we try to discourage people from using the beer garden after 10pm, as Scottish law prohibits smoking in public places...

Reviewed 7 October 2016

my mother inlaw and I stayed here last Wednesday night, what a lovely surprise. The hotel is superb, the staff were so helpful and friendly, the room immaculate and the breakfast brilliant. My daughter lives in Edinburgh and this hotel will be our first port of call on our frequent trips to see her. I would recommend it to anyone.

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LesleymStuart, Receptionist at Links Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Katy, I'm delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us! I'll be sure to pass your kind comments on to our team - it's always nice to receive such good feedback! I look forward to welcoming you back in future! Amy

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Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped here for one night as part of a business trip. Hotel rooms are OK although my room (208) had wall paper peeling off, broken sash window which made it noisy from outside drinking area, plus the curtain was partly off the rail. Bathroom was very nice and the room clean and well equipped. What did let the hotel down...

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LesleymStuart, Receptionist at Links Hotel, responded to this review

Hi there, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review - it's really helpful for us to know where we can improve! I am disappointed to hear that the service you received in our restaurant fell short, usually our staff receive glowing reviews. However I will speak to both our front of house team and our kitchen team...

Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

We recently stayed at the links hotel in Edinburgh, myself and my family were impressed with the overall hotel. The rooms were large and spacious, very clean and had all the needed amenities. The hotel has a restaurant and bar attached which had a fantastic atmosphere and also very convenient! The offer 20% student discount off food and drink too!...

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LesleymStuart, Receptionist at Links Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, it's good to hear that you received such a warm welcome and enjoyed your stay with us! I'm glad you took the opportunity to use the student discount during your stay with us, it's quite new so it's useful for us to hear what people think of our offers. I'm thrilled to hear you would...

Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

We had booked here for a night in Edinburgh with my mum and sister. We were going to a show in the playhouse. The reservations staff were so helpful and gave us a very reasonable rate! I was a bit concerned before I arrived in case we were too far out but the location was great, we could walk to...

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LesleymStuart, Receptionist at Links Hotel, responded to this review

Wow! Five stars, thank you! I'm thrilled you enjoyed your stay with us and that you were able to take advantage of our location, it really doesn't feel as though we are as close to the city centre as we are. The best of both worlds! I hope you can visit us again soon. Bet wishes, Amy

Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Edinburgh is not a big city and this hotel is located within easy walking distance of the city centre, tourist attractions, theatres, restaurants and shops. Best of all it provides easy access to the beautiful Meadows and Links. Staff were all welcoming and helpful and the room was amazing (room 102). We would definitely stay there again.

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LesleymStuart, Receptionist at Links Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to let us know what you thought about your stay with us, it's great to hear that our staff took such good care of you! I hope to welcome you back very soon! Best wishes, Amy

Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Had a two night stay at The Links hotel and although it was a little pricey it was definitely worth the money. Everything about this hotel screams quality, from the rooms to the ample breakfast. The staff were always friendly and full of useful information about the local area. Access to the hotel was also particularly impressive, off the train...

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LesleymStuart, Receptionist at Links Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for such a lovely review! I'm delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to welcoming you back in the future! Best wishes, Amy

Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 August 2016

We stayed here 28th August for the Edinbrugh tattoo. I emailed staff about a few general enquiries and they were quick to respond. The hotel has a lovely beer garden overlooking a park with a cycle track. The hotel offered a place to store luggage as we arrived too early for check in. The reception team are fantastic. They gave...

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LesleymStuart, Receptionist at Links Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Susan, Thank you so much for such a brilliant review! We are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay and that you would stay with us again. If there is ever anything our staff can do to make our guests' stay more comfortable they will always do their utmost to accommodate, so I encourage those who have any needs or...

Southern Wales, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Stayed here Thursday 25th August- was a little pricey but we expected that due to time of year- and also had been advised at time of booking it was expensive due to the festival. We chose to stay here as we stayed here when we first met over 15 years ago- and loved the place then. We arrived late at...

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LesleymStuart, Receptionist at Links Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for your review! It's lovely to hear that our hotel is so special to you! Since first receiving your review we have checked the mattress in your room and found you to be quite correct. The mattress has since been replaced, thank you for bringing this issue to our attention. I hope you are able to come back soon!...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Food & drink at the hotel
Links Restaurant
Links Restaurant
Cuisines: Bar, Scottish, British, European, Pub
Things to do
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms

Additional Information about Links Hotel

Address: 4 Alvanley Terrace | Whitehouse Loan, Edinburgh EH9 1DU, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > Bruntsfield
Price Range: RM286 - RM589 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Links Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 22
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“I called the receptionist and found out the specs of the room, then booked.”
 of 5 bubbles gannr, 10 Jan 2017 | Read review
“1. Advise staff prior to reservation, if you have difficulty negotiating stairs. 2. Rooms at front may be noisy due to smokers outside bar.”
 of 5 bubbles PJM06, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a 'quiet' room.”
 of 5 bubbles Cindy1712, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Any mobility issues advise the staff prior to going so they can allocate an appropriate room. My High floor room 210 had no noise.”
 of 5 bubbles susanc740, 29 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Please confirm booking in advance and carry proof of any payment made Demand one of their better rooms”
 of 5 bubbles 13GwenC, 7 Aug 2016 | Read review
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