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Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Royal Mile

300 Cowgate, Edinburgh, EH1 1NA, United Kingdom
080 0467 1538

$131+

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8.5/10 Excellent
Based on 2,268 reviews
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Review highlights

  • 9.6
  • 9.5
  • 9.3
  • 3.8

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  • Great reception
  • Clean rooms
  • Friendly service
  • Wonderful sightseeing

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    A modern hotel in Edinburgh's Old Town, with free WiFi and breakfast included The Holiday Inn Express® Edinburgh - Royal Mile hotel places you in the heart of Edinburgh's Old Town . A 15-minute walk takes you to Edinburgh Castle , as well as shopping on Princes Street , where you can catch a  tram  to the New Town and Edinburgh Airport . Edinburgh Waverley train station, a 10-minute walk away, is served by direct trains to Glasgow and London. Edinburgh Bus Station is 14 minutes away by foot. You can learn about Scotland's industry and natural history at the National Museum of Scotland , an eight-minute walk from the hotel. Take a tour of the 16th-century Holyrood Palace to view the antique-furnished rooms of the official Scottish residence of the Queen. It's just a 15-minute stroll to the city's main shopping areas of  Princes Street and  George Street . You can host events for up to 30 people in the hotel's flexible, air-conditioned meeting room. State-of-the-art AV equipment and free WiFi helps your presentation go well. Discounted parking is available at the nearby NCP car park. Begin your day with the inclusive Express Start Breakfast , featuring hot sausages, scrambled eggs, baked beans and continental items. In the lobby lounge bar , you can order hot snacks or unwind with friends over a chilled glass of wine or a cold pint.

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    Amenities

    • Parking
    • Complimentary breakfast
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
    • ATM on-site
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • No smoking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Express check out
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 hour front desk
    • Safe
    • Storage available
    • Business center
    • Concierge service
    • Cable or satellite TV
    • Free Internet
    • Laundry facilities
    • Restaurant
    • Wedding services
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    Overall Rating

    8.5 Excellent
    Based on 2,268 reviews
    • 9.6 "World class service."
    • 9.5 "Perfectly clean."
    • 9.3 "Terrific location."
    • 6.4 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 6.1 "Rooms are ok."
    • 3.8 "Bar is not good."
    • 3.2 "Food is inedible."
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    8.6 Excellent
    Based on 952 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
    • 9.5 "World class service."
      9.9 "99% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.6 "86% said the reception staff was great."
      9.8 "98% thought the service was very professional."
    • 9.3 "Perfectly clean."
      9.2 "92% said rooms were clean."
      9.5 "95% thought it was clean."
      8.0 "80% said the bathroom was clean."
    • 6.7 "Rooms are ok."
      6.4 "For only 64%, the bathroom was ok."
      5.5 "For 55%, maintenance was acceptable."
    • 5.8 "Internet is average."
    • 5.2 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 2.9 "Food is inedible."
      1.2 "88% said the pork dishes didn't taste good."
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    Overall Rating

    8.4 Excellent
    Based on 1,111 reviews
    • 9.7 "Perfectly clean."
      9.7 "97% said rooms were clean."
      9.5 "95% thought it was clean."
    • 9.7 "World class service."
      9.9 "99% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.8 "98% thought the service was very professional."
      9.2 "92% said the reception staff was great."
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
      9.3 "93% liked the proximity to shopping."
    • 6.6 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.8 "Internet is average."
    • 4.8 "Rooms are not good."
      2.6 "74% said rooms were small."
      1.8 "82% found problems with the furniture."
      4.1 "59% thought they were poorly maintained."
      2.0 "80% thought the tv was sub-standard."
    • 4.0 "Not very comfortable."
      2.6 "74% said rooms were small."
    • 3.1 "Food is inedible."
      0.8 "92% said the pork dishes didn't taste good."
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    Overall Rating

    7.9 Good
    Based on 45 reviews
    • 9.7 "World class service."
      9.9 "99% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 9.4 "Perfectly clean."
      9.6 "96% said rooms were clean."
    • 9.3 "Terrific location."
    • 8.2 "Good value."
    • 6.5 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 6.3 "Rooms are ok."

    Overall Rating

    8.3 Excellent
    Based on 158 reviews
    • 9.5 "Perfectly clean."
      9.6 "96% said rooms were clean."
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
    • 9.3 "World class service."
      9.9 "99% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.8 "88% said the reception staff was great."
    • 7.7 "High value."
    • 6.2 "Rooms are ok."
      6.1 "Beds were acceptable for 61%."
    • 6.0 "Internet is average."
    • 5.9 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.6 "Average comfort."
      6.4 "For only 64%, the noise level was all right."
      6.1 "Beds were acceptable for 61%."
    • 3.3 "Disappointing food."
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    Family Hotel
    Guests think this is a family-friendly hotel.
    Good to know
    "Great reception"
    "Clean rooms"
    "Friendly service"
    "Wonderful sightseeing"
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