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Richmond Place Apartments

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Droitwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Our apartment in this complex was excellent. It was spotlessly clean and kitted out with everything you need. The location was brilliant - easy walking to everywhere you wanted to go and to transport links. You could also leave luggage there whilst awaiting your flight if you had to, which was so useful. Secure and modern. I would definitely stay...

Thank faynaylor80
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

Stayed here 18-19/06 with my friend for the evening as a last minute trip. Easy to find and not far from all the city had to offer. On arrival we were told we'd been upgraded which was a nice surprise and were given a duplex on the third floor. We were both really surprised how spacious it was and that...

Thank Victoria S
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

Nice apartment with all the comfort . Very good position , walking distance to city center and to Edinburg castle . Very clean and nice bathroom with shower and kitchen with fire , oven and fridge . Entrance and reception are not at the standard of such place . Looks like a low budget hostel hall as the first 2...

Thank Davidewind
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 14 June 2016

The location is just a little outside of the 'old town' city center (10 min. walk) and in a quiet street. The apartment itself looked a little outdated and scruffy, though it was clean. It looks like the rest of the building is occupied by students, it doesn't seem like a 'proper' hotel. It was okay for one night (and...

Thank Jaimy v
Mississauga, Canada
Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Richmond Place for several days and were very happy with our choice. Our room was a 2-storey open studio with bedroom upstairs and living room/kitchen below, and a small but complete bathroom. The setup recalled a University residence and indeed parts of the building are used as such. That said, we found it very clean, modern, and...

1Thank MeadowvaleON
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 June 2016

It was a three night stay five minutes from where I was at a meeting. Well appointed and suitable for my needs. No problems at all. Comfy wee flat. Lots of towels soap and toiletries, and two tellies!

Thank gfstrong
Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 31 May 2016

We slept 3 nights. These are apartments that are designed for students and your unit is on 2 levels. Second floor is a double bed with access from only one side of the bed...if both of you get up at night this could be an issue since one side is on the mezzanine side. Tv in the room and a...

1Thank QC-CDNtraveller
Reviewed 18 May 2016

I am staying in this property for the second time after a year. It was great experience. The breakfast was one of the best I had in the western world. Very pleasant personnel and calm environment. I was on an academic meeting. It was silent ambience that helped me to work through night to prepare my presentations. It was a...

Thank Dr Kan S
Westbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 April 2016 via mobile

I was moved here as my usual accommodation through Edinburgh First wasn't available. The apartments are well furnished, although lacking fi al touches (lights not working, filthy iron and non- dispensing soap dispenser). Also no bed- making on daily basis. Unfortunately mg apartment overlooked a noisy bus stop on Nicholson St, but the apartment wax fine with shower, toilet, small...

1Thank Nigel B
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Excellent choice to stay for a weekend for my daughter's hen weekend, apartments fully fitted out, comfy bed, spacious, we were in the apartment which sleeps four, could not complain, reception staff were lovely, during the day and night, would recommend for anyone looking for a great location, comfy accomodation, lovely helpful staff, will definately use again.

1Thank AlisonDon

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Southside & Holyrood
Many of Edinburgh’s student hangouts gather around university buildings in Southside, the sort of neighbourhood that supports a long string of second-hand shops and eateries serving ethnic food for just a few pounds. In August the student population is replaced by vast numbers of boisterous visitors here for the Fringe, Edinburgh’s world-class comedy and arts festival which headquarters itself here. Flanking Southside are two great parks. The Meadows is a vast flat and sporty space where football, rugby, tennis, cricket, croquet, and golf often all take place side by side. Kids in its big playgrounds add to the joyful noise. Far bigger and much wilder, Holyrood Park extends to the east and provides a real hike up Arthur’s Seat, but the district is best known as the site of Scotland’s Parliament and its premier Royal Palace—and their steady stream of sightseers.
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our new, contemporary and independent serviced apartments, with 35 apartments in the centre of Edinburgh. All have modern cooking facilities, linen, towels, ironing facilities, TV, telephone and a safe. Full Scottish breakfast is available ( at extra cost) in the adjacent building ... more   less 

Additional Information about Richmond Place Apartments

Address: 5 - 9 Richmond Place, Edinburgh EH89VE, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > Southside & Holyrood
Price Range: $156 - $300 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Richmond Place Apartments 3*
Number of rooms: 35
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Richmond Place Apartments Edinburgh, Scotland
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“We stayed in apartment 116. No noise issues but if concerned request an apartment that overlooks the back of the building.”
joanr690, 27 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Rooms that aren't near the road are quieter.”
anapN8051BK, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms facing the inner court are more quiet but have no view.”
U_42, 14 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a sunny room.”
drkans, 17 May 2016 | Read review
“we used the four bed apartment, double bed and double sofa bed,”
AlisonDon, 25 Apr 2016 | Read review
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