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4.3 out of 5

"Excellent location & staff Very clean also, will be back " More

By a verified traveller on Fri 13 Dec 2019

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Hotel Description

The comfortable rooms at Apex City of Edinburgh Hotel get high marks from our customers. During your stay, you're just a quick walk from Grassmarket. Features include free WiFi in public areas, plus a restaurant and a bar. This 4-star hotel has 122 rooms over 4 floors. All rooms offer free WiFi and LED TVs.

  • All rooms offer 24-hour room service, LED TVs and coffee/tea makers
  • Free WiFi
  • Grab something to eat at the restaurant or stop for a drink at the bar/lounge
  • Full breakfast served daily for a fee
  • Self-parking available for a fee
  • Services include dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services and tour or ticket assistance
  • Guests have great things to say about the comfortable guestrooms and the location
  • Steps from Grassmarket and The Hub

City Twin Room, 2 Single Beds

Bed Count 2 Single Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
£50* Per night/room 1 Mar - 2 Mar

City Double Room Single Use

Bed Count 1 Single Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

City Double Room, 1 Queen Bed

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

City Plus Twin Room

Bed Count 2 Single Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Master Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

City Plus Double Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Apex City of Edinburgh Hotel ratings based on 132 verified reviews

Review Summary
4.3 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Apex City of Edinburgh Hotel

Everyone (37) Couples (42) Business (6) Family (20) Friends (19) Other (3)
5 out of 5

Posted by on 3 Feb 2020

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5 out of 5
Excellent location & staff Very clean also, will be back

Posted by on 13 Dec 2019

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5 out of 5
Perfect location. Clean, nice room with a lovely view

Posted by on 31 Oct 2019

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4 out of 5
Very convenient location and friendly receptionist. Room was cold on arrival and no instructions on how to boost heating so we had to phone down and find out. Room quiet.

Posted by on 5 Feb 2019

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4 out of 5
Great hotel Great staff Great location Recommended

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5 out of 5

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Comment from Hotel Management

17 Nov 2018 by Reception

Thank you for the great review! We are glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again soon!

4 out of 5

Posted by on 2 Nov 2018

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5 out of 5

Excellent hotel and great location

Pros: Great location. Lovely staff and good amenities.
Cons: The bed wasn't the most comfortable but for a weekend away it was fine!
Location: The location is excellent. Walking distance to the castle, Grassmarket and lots of good pubs and restaurants.
We spent a weekend here recently and were really impressed at the location. It is so central. We were celebrating a special occasion and were delighted to receive a complimentary drink and an upgrade to a castle view bedroom, on our arrival. The staff were always friendly and efficient. We didn't eat at the hotel so can't comment on that part. We would definitely recommend this hotel.

Posted by , from Ireland on 22 May 2018

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3 out of 5

Overrated definitely not a 4star

Was disappointed with hotel, room small and felt cramped. Absolutely brilliant location but the hotel and its facilities fell below the 4star it is meant to be.

Posted by , from middlesbrough on 18 Dec 2017

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4 out of 5
Pros: Staff were great and the food was good
Cons: There was no gym onsite, and the rooms did not have air con
Location: Bars and restaurants in Grass market area
Went here on a business trip, the area surrounding is great with lots of bars and restaurants to choose from

Posted by , from London on 25 May 2017

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Comment from Hotel Management

27 May 2017 by Z Jakri - General Manager

Dear Chris, thank you for your feedback. I am pleased you had a good stay with us. Please note we do have rooms with air conditioning and our guests have access to the leisure facilities at our sister hotel next door.

About the Apex City of Edinburgh Hotel

Location 61 Grassmarket, Edinburgh, Scotland EH1 2HJ

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. You'll find a business centre on site. WiFi is free in public spaces. Tour or ticket assistance, multilingual staff, and concierge services are also featured at the business-friendly Apex City of Edinburgh Hotel. You'll have access to the indoor pool at a partner property. Limited parking is available for a fee and is offered on a first-come, first-served basis. This 4-star Edinburgh hotel is smoke free.

  • 122 guestrooms or units
  • 4 levels
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Business facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Staff members are multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Lift
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Free cots/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge) , Parking (limited spaces)

Transport

  • Airport: Edinburgh (EDI) (12.3 km / 7.7 mi)
  • Train station: Edinburgh Waverley Station (1 km / 0.6 mi)
  • Parking: Self parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Apex City of Edinburgh Hotel offers 122 forms of accommodation with a safe and complimentary bottles of water. LED televisions are featured in guestrooms. Bathrooms include designer toiletries and hairdryers. This Edinburgh hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and an iron/ironing board. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • LED television
  • Coffee maker
  • Cots (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hairdryer
  • Safe
  • Designer toiletries
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy full breakfast on weekdays from 7 AM to 10 AM and at the weekend from 7:30 AM to 11 AM.

Agua – This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner.

24-hour room service is available.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.

  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2:30 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 2 AM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after 11 PM, please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Guests arriving after 11 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cots (infant beds)!

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • Debit cards
  • Number of children who can stay for free – 2
  • Online Penalty Collection

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for full breakfast: GBP 15.50 per person (approximately)
  • Self-parking fee: GBP 12 per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

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National Rating

This establishment has received its official star rating from VisitScotland, the National Tourist Board for Scotland.

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