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The Glasshouse, Autograph Collection

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Napa, California, United States
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Our travel agent, who books all our international travel, including hotels, booked us at this hotel for our initial arrival/stay after spending our first week in London. We were ready to hit the ground running and this hotel fit the bill as far as location/access to many of the major tourist attractions we had on our itinerary. It's walking distance...

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Stanley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Absolutely fantastic hotel, could not fault it. When my partner booked the hotel as a surprise he phoned the reception to make sure the booking had gone through as he used a third party and from there we had the best customer service. The lady who greeted us at reception was so helpful and lovely and her colleague took the...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My husband and I stayed here for 3 nights and we had a super time. All the staff were very friendly, helpful and very attentive. Very relaxed and comfortable hotel in a super location. Lovely roof top garden which will be fantastic in the spring and summer. We will certainly pay this hotel another visit. You can catch the tram...

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1Thank Anne T
Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Centrally located hotel near the train, bus station. Also bus and trams on doorstep. Theatre next door and a variety of restaurants nearby. A lovely hotel with only around 77 rooms but a lot of them suites either on the roof top garden looking out to observatory or looking out over the front of hotel above the omni centre. Large...

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1Thank Susan W
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely hotel, beautiful room opening out onto patio and grassed area. Reception area small but deceptive. Great breakfast in excellent dining room. Near tram stop for easy reach of airport - scenic tram ride would recommend.

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1Thank louisa12342016
London
Reviewed 1 week ago

The glasshouse. I booked a twin room using my Marriott points it was seamless, upon early arrival our early check in was noted and our room ready. A good sized comfortable room with all amenities, a lovely bathroom, both a bath and a separate shower was nice. The facade of the reception is an old church, the rooms spread over...

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1Thank thedubfamily
Reviewed 1 week ago

A great location close to the centre of Edinburgh. The rooftop garden overlooking Calton Hill is spectacular. Staff were very helpful and allowed us to check in early (we'd arrived on the sleeper train from London)

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1Thank Neil T
Newcastle
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

5* stay, this is my 2nd stay at this hotel and it keeps getting better. Friendly staff who went above and beyond made our weekend email trail special Can highly recommend eating in the snug, Neeps and tatties was delicious. Amazing suite room with views and very comfortable beds. Beautiful decor throughout, very modern hotel

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2Thank GeordieNat
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited for one night on Valentines in a deluxe suite. Gorgeous room with a massive bath and a separate sitting area! Spotlessly clean and very comfortable. Reception staff were really friendly and could not do enough to ensure we enjoyed our stay. Would definitely recommend and would return in a heartbeat!

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Charlotte, North Carolina
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Glasshouse is a beautiful, modern hotel with interesting history. I stayed for 3 nights on business in the fall of 2016. My room was large with a wall of glass overlooking the unexpected and enormous rooftop garden, which overlooks a mountain park that sits in the center of the city. It is a peaceful oasis in the midst of...

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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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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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Additional Information about The Glasshouse, Autograph Collection

Address: 2 Greenside Place, Edinburgh EH1 3AA, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > Broughton & Calton
Price Range: RM589 - RM2,026 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Glasshouse, Autograph Collection 5*
Number of rooms: 77
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Also Known As:
The Glasshouse Hotel Edinburgh
Glasshouse Edinburgh
Edinburgh Glasshouse
Glasshouse Hotel Edinburgh
Glass House Edinburgh
The Glasshouse, Autograph Collection Edinburgh, Scotland
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#28 Business Hotel in Edinburgh
#34 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
#46 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
#53 Family Hotel in Edinburgh
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“Ask for a room on the roof top garden level and closer (but not too close) to the elevators.”
 of 5 bubbles johnnnita, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask for patio area”
 of 5 bubbles louisa12342016, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Get a room overlooking the rooftop garden if you can”
 of 5 bubbles 341neilt, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Choose a room facing the back - will be quieter”
 of 5 bubbles alejandroreti, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms overlooking the Roof Garden will probably be quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles davemacramp, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
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