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Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Waterfront
Top City Hotel

Britannia Way, Ocean Drive, Edinburgh, EH6 6JJ, United Kingdom
080 0467 1538

$53+

Overall guest ratings

8.7/10 Excellent
Based on 1,861 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.6
  • 9.4
  • 8.7
  • 6.7

Good to know

  • Comfortable beds
  • Accessible parking
  • Friendly service
  • Great shopping

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    About

    Modern Edinburgh hotel with free Wi-Fi and parking, and an inclusive hot breakfast Holiday Inn Express® Edinburgh - Waterfront hotel is located two miles from the centre of Edinburgh in Leith, the port area of the city, with free on-site parking . Right next to the Ocean Terminal shopping centre and five minutes' walk from the Royal Yacht Britannia , the hotel is also handy to a public bus service into the city centre. Edinburgh Waverley train station is 2.5 miles away and Edinburgh International Airport (EDI) is 25 minutes' drive from the hotel. The ancient ramparts of Edinburgh Castle are just three miles from the hotel, with the stately Palace of Holyroodhouse just a stroll away down the bustling Royal Mile . Many unusual plants can be found at the Royal Botanic Garden , two miles from the hotel, while energetic types might enjoy a hike to the top of Arthur's Seat in Holyrood Park for sweeping views of the city. You can use the hotel's free Wi-Fi to keep up with your work and catch up with colleagues in the hotel bar. The hotel is 25 minutes' drive from the Edinburgh International Conference Centre and also within easy reach of company headquarters and business centres in the city. The daily Express Start buffet breakfast , with scrambled eggs, sausages and baked beans plus cereals, fruit and yoghurt, is included with your room.

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    Amenities

    • Complimentary breakfast
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
    • Facilities for Disabled Guests
    • Internet
    • Laundry service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 hour front desk
    • Safe
    • Free parking
    • Storage available
    • Concierge service
    • No smoking
    • Coffee shop
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall Rating

    8.7 Excellent
    Based on 1,861 reviews
    • 9.6 "World class service."
      9.8 "98% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.7 "87% said the reception staff was great."
      9.7 "97% thought the service was very professional."
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
      8.9 "Great parking, according to 89%."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "100% thought parking was inexpensive."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      8.3 "Easily accessible by car, said 83%."
    • 8.7 "Vibe was good."
      9.1 "91% thought, the hotel was modern."
      9.2 "92% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
      8.8 "88% said it was a stylish hotel."
    • 8.7 "Very good internet connection."
      8.4 "84% said the wifi quality was great."
      10.0 "100% thought it was a great value."
    • 7.3 "Nice rooms."
      8.3 "83% said the beds were comfortable."
      9.1 "91% said rooms were clean."
      9.3 "93% appreciated the modern rooms."
      7.1 "71% enjoyed the shower."
      7.5 "75% thought the view was good."
    • 6.7 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 4.8 "Disappointing food."
      0.3 "97% said the pork dishes didn't taste good."
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    Overall Rating

    8.7 Excellent
    Based on 1,377 reviews
    • 9.5 "World class service."
      9.8 "98% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.7 "87% said the reception staff was great."
      9.8 "98% thought the service was very professional."
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
      9.0 "Great parking, according to 90%."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      10.0 "100% thought parking was inexpensive."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      9.5 "95% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      8.4 "Easily accessible by car, said 84%."
    • 8.9 "Vibe was good."
      9.4 "94% thought, the hotel was modern."
      9.3 "93% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
      8.8 "88% said it was a stylish hotel."
    • 8.7 "Very good internet connection."
      8.3 "83% said the wifi quality was great."
      10.0 "100% thought it was a great value."
    • 7.3 "Nice rooms."
      8.5 "85% said the beds were comfortable."
      9.0 "90% said rooms were clean."
      9.5 "95% appreciated the modern rooms."
      7.3 "73% enjoyed the shower."
    • 6.8 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 4.4 "Disappointing food."
      0.4 "96% said the pork dishes didn't taste good."
      4.6 "54% did not enjoy the desserts."
      4.5 "55% did not like what was on the menu."
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    Overall Rating

    8.6 Excellent
    Based on 372 reviews
    • 9.6 "World class service."
      9.7 "97% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.6 "86% said the reception staff was great."
      9.7 "97% thought the service was very professional."
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      9.0 "Great parking, according to 90%."
      10.0 "100% thought parking was inexpensive."
    • 8.6 "Vibe was good."
      9.0 "90% thought, the hotel was modern."
    • 6.8 "Rooms are ok."
      5.2 "Only 52% said rooms were big enough."
      6.5 "For 65%, maintenance was acceptable."
    • 6.7 "Average comfort."
      5.2 "Only 52% said rooms were big enough."
      5.5 "For only 55%, the noise level was all right."
    • 6.2 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.2 "Food is average."
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    Overall Rating

    8.3 Excellent
    Based on 18 reviews
    • 9.2 "Terrific location."
    • 6.3 "Breakfast is mediocre."

    Overall Rating

    8.4 Excellent
    Based on 93 reviews
    • 9.5 "World class service."
      9.6 "96% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.5 "85% said the reception staff was great."
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
      8.5 "Great parking, according to 85%."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to shopping."
    • 8.9 "Generally very clean."
      9.0 "90% said rooms were clean."
    • 7.3 "High comfort."
      8.4 "84% said the beds were comfortable."
    • 7.1 "Nice rooms."
      8.4 "84% said the beds were comfortable."
      9.0 "90% said rooms were clean."
    • 6.6 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    Hotel type
    Business Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for business travelers.
    City Hotel
    Guests say it is the perfect hotel for a city trip.
    Good to know
    "Comfortable beds"
    "Accessible parking"
    "Friendly service"
    "Great shopping"
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