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Apex City of Edinburgh Hotel

4-star hotel in Old Town Edinburgh with restaurant and bar/lounge

  • Free WiFi

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61 Grassmarket, Edinburgh, EH1 2HJ, Scotland, United Kingdom
8.8.Fabulous.
  • Room was unbearably hot, no aircon, window opened 1cm. Too stuffy to sleep. Wouldn’t stay…

    Aug 3, 2021

  • Lovely hotel in a great location. Staff couldn’t be more helpful. Rooms are nice and…

    Jul 31, 2021

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Enhanced health and safety measures

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Protective clothing is available for guests
  • Masks are available for guests
  • Gloves are available for guests
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser

Guests rated location

Walkable
Dining options
Convenient
Safe
Shopping
  • Parking available
  • Free WiFi
  • Gym
  • Non-smoking

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 122 smoke-free guestrooms
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Breakfast available
  • Self parking
  • 24-hour front desk

For families

  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Hair dryer
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Blackout drapes/curtains

What’s around

  • In Old Town Edinburgh
  • Grassmarket - 1-minute walk
  • Victoria Street - 1-minute walk
  • The Hub - 4-minute walk
  • Greyfriars Kirk - 4-minute walk
  • Witchery Tours - 4-minute walk

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Enter dates for 2 guests

Guests
  • City Double Room, 1 Queen Bed
  • City Twin Room, 2 Single Beds
  • City Double Room Single Use
  • Master Suite
  • City Plus Double Room
  • City Plus Twin Room
  • Family Room

What’s around

Landmarks

  • In Old Town Edinburgh
  • Grassmarket - 1-minute walk
  • Victoria Street - 1-minute walk
  • The Hub - 4-minute walk
  • Greyfriars Kirk - 4-minute walk
  • Witchery Tours - 4-minute walk
  • Greyfriar's Bobby - 4-minute walk
  • Royal Mile - 5-minute walk
  • Camera Obscura and World of Illusions - 5-minute walk
  • National Museum of Scotland - 5-minute walk
  • Writers' Museum - 5-minute walk

Getting around

  • Edinburgh Airport (EDI) 17-min drive
  • Edinburgh (ZXE-Edinburgh Waverly Train Station) 11-min walk
  • Edinburgh Waverley Station 12-min walk
  • Edinburgh Haymarket Station 18-min walk
Profile: Old Town Edinburgh

Profile: Old Town Edinburgh

Old Town is acclaimed for its castle and museums, and visitors here can explore Royal Mile and Grassmarket. This historical neighbourhood in Edinburgh is well known for its monuments and restaurants.

Appreciated for its art, this neighbourhood's cultural attractions include Edinburgh Castle and Festival Theatre. You can browse for treasures at Princes Street and Geoffrey Kiltmakers and Weavers.

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61 Grassmarket, Edinburgh, EH1 2HJ, Scotland, United Kingdom

At a glance

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 122 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 4 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 2:30 PM-2 AM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
  • Express check-out

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions.

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.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • Up to 2 children (12 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room using existing bedding

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • On-site self-parking (GBP 12 per night)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site
  • On-site parking is limited

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
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In the hotel

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • Free use of nearby fitness centre

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff

Facilities

  • Lift
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk

Accessibility

  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Low-height counters/sink
  • Grab bar - near toilet
  • Bathroom emergency pull cord

Languages Spoken

  • English

In the room

Home comforts

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Blackout drapes/curtains

Freshen up

  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Be entertained

  • LED TV

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Free local calls

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features

Dining

Agua – This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Full breakfast is offered for an extra charge of GBP 15.50 per person (approximately)

ParkingPay at property

  • Self-parking costs GBP 12 per night

Hygiene & cleanliness

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 sanitiser.

Policies

Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Diners Club, Switch, debit cards and cash.

Also known as

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FAQs

  • Yes, Apex City of Edinburgh Hotel does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitiser, social distancing measures are in place and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Yes. Self-parking costs GBP 12 per night. Parking spaces may be limited.
  • Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • You can check in from 2:30 PM - 2 AM. Check-out time is 11 AM. Express check-out is available.
  • Yes, there's an on-site restaurant, Agua. Nearby restaurants include Oink (4-min walk), Howies (4-min walk) and Maison Bleue (4-min walk).
  • Apex City of Edinburgh Hotel has access to a nearby indoor pool.
8.8.Fabulous.
  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Exce;;ent On Nighty Stay

    Enjoyed our stay. Staff very helpful. Room very comfortable.

    David, 1 night trip, Jul 28, 2021

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  • 8.0.Very good

    Na

    2 night romance trip, Jun 26, 2021

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Fantastic views of the castle, easy access to restaurants on the doorstep in The Grassmarket, good value for money and lovely staff.

    2 night trip, Jun 3, 2021

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Brilliant location, the staff were friendly and helpful and the hotel was clean and comfortable.

    3 night romance trip, May 20, 2021

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Excellent Hotel in a great Location and friendly staff willing to go the extra mile.

    MS, 2 night romance trip, Oct 8, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Very well appointed rooms- very comfy bed and great bathroom

    Rob, 3 night romance trip, Sep 15, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Excellent stay. No complaints. Excellent service from the front desk staff. Especially nightshift who took a lovely picture for us

    1 night romance trip, Sep 13, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Lovely clean and welcoming hotel, the hand sanitizers were everywhere and smelt fabulous,.

    Eileen, 1 night family trip, Sep 12, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Very close to the city , amazing staff , great atmosphere overall .

    Selznick, 2 night trip with friends, Sep 9, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Loved the way everything was sanitised Hand gels everywhere Masks were worn Service was excellence Everywhere was spotless Defnitley stay here again .10/10

    Carolyn, 2 night trip, Sep 9, 2020

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