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3.5 out of 5

"Breakfast was excellent. Hotel was in a great location and close to everything " More

By a verified traveller on Fri 03 Jan 2020

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Hotel Description

Apex City of Edinburgh Hotel puts you in the heart of Edinburgh, within steps of popular attractions like Grassmarket and Camera Obscura and World of Illusions. Highlights at this hotel include a restaurant and in-room free WiFi.

All 122 rooms feature LED TVs, coffee/tea makers, and free local calls. 24-hour room service, free bottled water, and safes are also available.

The restaurant, Agua, is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. The hotel's own bar/lounge is a nice place to enjoy a drink. Added amenities include free WiFi in public areas, concierge services, and a 24-hour front desk. Full breakfast is available on weekdays between 7 AM and 10 AM and on weekends between 7:30 AM and 11 AM. There's also the convenience of self parking.

Attractions within a short walk of this 4-star Old Town hotel include Royal Mile and The Hub.

City Double Room Single Use

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

City Twin Room, 2 Single Beds

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

City Double Room, 1 Queen Bed

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

City Plus Twin Room

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Family Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Master Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Apex City of Edinburgh Hotel ratings based on 4 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
3.5 out of 5 3.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 0.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Apex City of Edinburgh Hotel

Couples (1) Family (3)
1 out of 5
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Posted by , from Australia on 27 Sep. 2020

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5 out of 5
Breakfast was excellent. Hotel was in a great location and close to everything

Posted by on 3 Jan. 2020

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3 out of 5
Noisy and uncomfortable bed. Staff were fantastic.

Posted by on 18 Nov. 2019

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5 out of 5
Great location. Close to castle and the old town. Easy to get around (as long as you can do steps/hills).

Posted by on 15 Aug. 2019

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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. Public spaces have free WiFi. Tour/ticket assistance, multilingual staff, and concierge services are also featured at the business-friendly Apex City of Edinburgh Hotel. Limited parking is available for a fee and is offered on a first-come, first-served basis. You'll have access to the indoor pool at a partner property. This 4-star Edinburgh hotel is smoke free.

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

Family Friendly Amenities

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

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge) , Limited onsite parking

Transport

  • Airport: Edinburgh Airport (EDI) (12.3 km / 7.6 mi)
  • Train station: Edinburgh (ZXE-Edinburgh Waverly Train Station) (1.1 km / 0.7 mi)
  • Parking: Self parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Apex City of Edinburgh Hotel offers 122 accommodations with safes and complimentary bottled water. LED televisions are featured in guestrooms. Bathrooms include designer toiletries and hair dryers. This Edinburgh hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is provided daily.

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

Food & Drink

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

Agua - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

24-hour room service is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

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

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. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Guests arriving after 11 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 12 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

Policies

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 may be 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.

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • Number of children who can stay for free – 2
  • Debit cards
  • Staffed front desk
  • Online Penalty Collection
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is available for guests
  • Masks are available for guests
  • Gloves are available for guests
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are not available
  • No gap period between guests' stays
  • Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is not available
  • Property does not follow sanitisation practices of any association

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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You should know

  • Up to 2 children 12 years old and younger stay free in the same room as the parent or guardian when using existing bedding.
  • Certain facilities might have restricted access. For details, you can contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation.

National Rating

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

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