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Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh City Centre

Picardy Place, Edinburgh, EH1 3JT, United Kingdom
080 0467 1538

$112+

Overall guest ratings

8.5/10 Excellent
Based on 2,521 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.5
  • 9.3
  • 7.5
  • 6.2

Good to know

  • Clean rooms
  • Friendly service

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    About

    A modern Edinburgh hotel in a Georgian building within walking distance of the city's top attractions Holiday Inn Express® - Edinburgh City Centre hotel is a 10-minute walk from Edinburgh Waverley station in the city's New Town. It's a short stroll to the York Place tram stop, which has a direct connection to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) . The Edinburgh Playhouse theatre and OMNi Edinburgh's restaurants and cinemas are right across the road. Princes Street and George Street's shops are a few minutes' walk away. You can ramble over the ramparts of Edinburgh Castle , 20 minutes' walk from the hotel. Or experience more royal flavour, less than a mile from the hotel, at the Palace of Holyroodhouse , the Queen's official Scottish residence. Amble through the expansive Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh , half an hour on foot from the hotel, or wander into Princes Street Gardens to spot the huge floral clock. Business guests are on the doorstep of the financial district around St. Andrew Square and George Street, while the Edinburgh International Conference Centre is less than 10 minutes' drive away. The hotel has two smart meeting rooms, plus limited paid parking on a first-come, first-served basis. Enjoy free WiFi and an inclusive hot Express Start Breakfast . A nearby fitness centre is available to guests. Unwind after a busy day's sightseeing over a cool beer in the lounge bar.

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    Amenities

    • Complimentary breakfast
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
    • Facilities for Disabled Guests
    • Business center
    • Internet
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Express check out
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Safe
    • Storage available
    • No smoking
    • Parking (surcharge)
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews of Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh City Centre

    Overall Rating

    8.5 Excellent
    Based on 2,521 reviews
    • 9.5 "Terrific location."
      9.9 "City centre within easy reach, said 99%."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      9.8 "98% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to shopping."
      7.8 "Easily accessible by car, said 78%."
      10.0 "Good access to the airport, said 100%."
    • 9.3 "World class service."
      9.6 "96% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.5 "95% said the reception staff was great."
      9.5 "95% thought the service was very professional."
    • 7.5 "Internet works."
      10.0 "100% thought it was a great value."
    • 6.2 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 6.0 "Rooms are ok."
      6.3 "Beds were acceptable for 63%."
      6.4 "For only 64%, the bathroom was ok."
      6.8 "Only 68% thought the shower was ok."
      6.3 "Only 63% said the rooms were modern."
      6.4 "64% thought the bathroom was big enough."

    Overall Rating

    8.5 Excellent
    Based on 1,714 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
      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."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to shopping."
      9.8 "98% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      7.9 "Easily accessible by car, said 79%."
      10.0 "Good access to the airport, said 100%."
    • 9.0 "World class service."
      9.3 "93% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.6 "96% said the reception staff was great."
      9.6 "96% thought the service was very professional."
    • 7.6 "Internet works."
    • 6.0 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.8 "Rooms are ok."
      6.0 "Beds were acceptable for 60%."
      5.2 "Only 52% said rooms were big enough."
      5.7 "For only 57%, the bathroom was ok."
      6.1 "Only 61% thought the shower was ok."
      6.5 "Only 65% said the rooms were modern."
      6.3 "63% thought the bathroom was big enough."
    • 5.1 "Food is average."
      5.6 "Only 56% liked the pork dishes."
      5.0 "50% thought the vegetable dishes were ok."
      5.2 "Only 52% were satisfied with the menu."
      5.0 "Desserts were ok, said 50%."

    Overall Rating

    8.6 Excellent
    Based on 529 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
      9.9 "City centre within easy reach, said 99%."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      9.8 "98% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 9.5 "World class service."
      9.8 "98% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.4 "94% said the reception staff was great."
      9.6 "96% thought the service was very professional."
    • 7.7 "Internet works."
    • 6.5 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 6.1 "Rooms are ok."
      6.4 "Beds were acceptable for 64%."
      6.6 "For only 66%, the bathroom was ok."

    Overall Rating

    8.0 Good
    Based on 25 reviews
    • 8.9 "Great service."

    Overall Rating

    8.2 Excellent
    Based on 252 reviews
    • 9.7 "Terrific location."
    • 9.3 "World class service."
      9.7 "97% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.4 "94% said the reception staff was great."
    • 8.9 "Good value."
    • 7.6 "Internet works."
    • 6.2 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.9 "Average comfort."
      6.5 "Beds were acceptable for 65%."
      5.0 "Only 50% said rooms were big enough."
    • 5.8 "Rooms are ok."
      6.5 "Beds were acceptable for 65%."
      6.3 "For only 63%, the bathroom was ok."
      5.0 "Only 50% said rooms were big enough."
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    City Hotel
    Guests say it is the perfect hotel for a city trip.
    Friends Hotel
    Guests recommend this for traveling with friends.
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