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    Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City Centre

    Picardy Place | Opposite Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre, 1/4 mile East End Princes Street, Edinburgh EH1 3JT, Scotland
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          Overview
          • Excellent27%
          • Very good48%
          • Average19%
          • Poor4%
          • Terrible2%
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          “omni centre” (99 reviews)
          “great location” (278 reviews)
          Free Wifi
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          Bar/Lounge
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          Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

          Stayed in a triple room but the extra bed was not that comfortable.. Also in summer try and get front road view rooms as the windows can be opened for ventilation.overall good hotel for a break..Opposite omni centre for good and cinema..Just outside york place...More

          Thank raviivar
          Response from Mgtresponse, Manager at Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City CentreResponded 1 week ago

          Dear Raviivar, Thank you for you review. I am pleased to see that overall you enjoyed your stay and found our hotel conveniently located. On the hand I am sorry to hear that the sofa bed in you bedroom was uncomfortable. Please accept our sincere...More

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

          We stayed here because my husband ran the marathon and it was convenient. Monday is a bank holiday and when we checked in we were told breakfast would be served until 10:30. We got there just before 10 and it was like a plague of...More

          Thank wwtoolong
          Response from IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City CentreResponded 1 week ago

          Dear wwtoolong, We appreciate you for sharing your review about your recent stay. We are very sorry that you did not experience an exemplary hotel stay because of the level of service your have received.I apologize for any inconvenience you might have experienced. I have...More

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          The Holiday Inn Express Picardy Place Edinburgh is I think an ideal place to stay if visiting Edinburgh, it is close to most attractions including the Playhouse theater and the tram stop is close by for those harder to reach places. the staff we found...More

          Thank the Aberdeen Plumber
          Response from Mgtresponse, Manager at Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City CentreResponded 1 week ago

          Dear the Aberdeen Plumber, Thank you very much for your positive comments. I am pleased to see you enjoyed the location of the hotel and found our staff friendly and knowledgeable. I will definitely pass on them you kind feedback. We hope to have you...More

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          Stayed here last weekend with my family, its central location at the end of the tram line and 5 min walk to Princess st makes it an ideal base for exploring the beautiful city of Edinburgh. Rooms are your average hotel room ,very clean ,tea/coffee...More

          Thank PatMayo
          Response from Mgtresponse, Manager at Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City CentreResponded 1 week ago

          Dear PatMayo, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. I am happy to know you found our hotel conveniently located and breakfast selection plentiful. I am also pleased to read your positive comments regarding our staff. I will make sure they receive...More

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          Obviously in high demand with individuals and groups. Pricey for what you get. Room smaller than average for HD Inn Express-but comfortable , clean, and hot shower. Breakfast below average and very busy. Be prepared to walk up steps to enter and also steps down...More

          Thank JYMIE
          Response from IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City CentreResponded 2 weeks ago

          Hi JYMIE, Thank you for posting a candid feedback from your recent stay with us. It is great to know that you were able to appreciate the cleanliness of our property and out staff service. However, I was concerned to see that you were not...More

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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Breakfast included
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Laundry Service
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Things to do
          • Bar/Lounge
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          • US$133 - US$328 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • #57 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 161
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          thistlescot
          Hi, In The Official Description (provided by the hotel) you say there are designated smoking rooms. Is this still the case ? Also if i wanted to smoke after being in the bar or whatever is there any place i can go to smoke instead of out in main street at front
          20 March 2017|
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          Response from Shaski | Reviewed this property |
          I am unsure, I am not a smoker. I would suggest emailing the hotel directly.
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          b0bcat2
          Can the hotel assist us in acquiring the services of a car and driver for day sightseeing purposes within the city and nearby countryside?
          2 March 2017|
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          Response from foxxyladyScotland | Reviewed this property |
          Not sure
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          Gaye N
          Can we leave our luggage if we arrive early and are there rooms with a view over the River Forth
          26 February 2017|
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          Response from raviivar | Reviewed this property |
          no they do not keep luggage
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          "We had room facing road no. 322. Good view of bustling Edinburgh but quiet enough for sleeping."
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          "Not on the top floor in heat!"
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          "If you are not as quick on your feet the ground floor rooms are ideal."
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          "Go to breakfast early to avoid manic humanity or go elsewhere."
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