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    Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Waterfront

    Ocean Drive | Britannia Way, Edinburgh EH6 6JJ, Scotland
    011 65 800 852 6027
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    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    Great Hotel, five star hotels can learn lessons from this well run hotel. If I'd paid ££££'s to stay in a five star hotel (and I have in the past) it would not be better than this. At Holiday Inn Express's prices you'd expect budget...More

    Thank jamjamCheshire
    Response from GMexpressedinburgh, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - WaterfrontResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear jamjamCheshire, Thank you for this fantastic feedback about your stay with us. I am so pleased to read all of your lovely comments about our hotel and team. It is great to hear us described as 'simply the best' and I hope that we...More

    Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

    Another stay at this hotel and once again it didn't disappoint. It is excellent value for money. Rooms are spacious, clean and modern. Breakfast included, it's self serve and you get bacon, sausage, scrambled eggs, beans for the hot choice. Toast, croissants, yoghurt, fruit etc....More

    Thank Rugby1000
    Response from GMexpressedinburgh, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - WaterfrontResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Rugby1000, Thank you for choosing to return to our hotel and for this great review of your most recent stay. I am pleased to hear that you liked our breakfast menu that we changed earlier this year. Your lovely comments about our location and...More

    Reviewed 5 December 2017

    excellent hotel for a weekend break we got it at good price the rooms are a good size with all amenities.All staff are helpfull and friendly ,buffet breakfast is good but can be busy first thing .Bus stop right out side for your trips up...More

    Thank 9les
    Response from GMexpressedinburgh, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - WaterfrontResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear 9les, Thank you for this great review of your stay. I am pleased to hear that we provided everything you needed for your weekend break. In January we will be renovating our breakfast area and this will include a new more spacious buffet area....More

    Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

    Me and my mum stay here every year for our annual trip to the wonderful city. The hotel is always great - rooms are spotless, maid service daily. Bathroom’s always clean and unlimited tea and coffee is a bonus. The breakfast is always well cooked...More

    Thank shewolf77
    Response from GMexpressedinburgh, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - WaterfrontResponded 4 December 2017

    Dear shewolf77, Thank you for chooseing to stay with us each year and for taking the time to review your stay. I am delighted to read your lovely comments about every aspect of your experiences with us. We look forward to welcoming you back for...More

    Reviewed 30 November 2017

    This is my second stay at this hotel. I stayed here for two nights with my husband and my son and his girlfriend. We had two rooms on the fourth floor . They were comfortable clean and well appointed. Although the rooms are on the...More

    Thank Iona12Bedlington
    Response from GMexpressedinburgh, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - WaterfrontResponded 1 December 2017

    Dear Iona12Bedlington, Thank you for choosing to return to our hotel and for leaving this great review of your most recent stay. i am delighted to hear that everything was to your satisfaction and that you found our team to be helpful and friendly. We...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$68 - US$240 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #49 Business Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #56 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 145
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