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Premier Inn Edinburgh East Hotel

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#103 of 150 Hotels in Edinburgh
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Reviewed 31 May 2016

At least five busses that go to City Centre are within steps of this hotel. Very convenient. Also, two express marts and ATMs are within steps and can make change for bus or provide cash. Very clean and secure. Staff extremely helpful. Have patience with free wifi. It kicks off every couple of minutes, and requires re-submitting. Very frustrating.

Thank evla
Duns, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 May 2016

This is a fantastic place to stay if you want to see the sights of Edinburgh. Lovely restaurant next door and a short bus ride into the centre, we have stayed here often and it's a good base for getting into the city centre. Whether you want to go to a show at the theatre or to the Christmas market...

Thank Moragbrack
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 May 2016

I was in Room 101, which was a bit odd to say the least. If you have mobility issues you would not want this room because to get into the room once you have got through the doors you have to descend several steps. Also, it was in a corner of the hotel that would be difficult to access. I...

Thank Mark F
Emma K, Manager at Premier Inn Edinburgh East Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Mark F, Thank you so much for taking the time to write your review. We appreciate all guest feedback so that we can ensure we are providing the best possibly level of service. I agree that the lay out of our hotel is different to that of other hotels. Our rooms are a variety of different shapes and we...

Plymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 May 2016

Lovely place amazing people clean amazing food really enjoyed my stay even though reason for visit was stressful this place made it enjoyable an made my visa easier to deal with defo give it chance must stay here yr love it honest

Thank Hanza32
North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Rib Eye steak was like shoe leather. Asked for chef/manager-no one attended. Ate the following night and part of the meal was missing. They didn't know how to fry an egg both at breakfast and as a topping on a gammon

Thank philip_metcalf
Bury Lancs
Reviewed 13 May 2016

I have now stayed at a number of this group of hotels, I found this one some distance from the centre, more of an issue because we were on public transport, it would of helped if there had been directions from Waverly station by bus. The layout of the hotel was ok but for the fact we were in a...

Thank ahappyTog
Reviewed 11 May 2016

The usual comfort at a reasonable price. A really good restaurant attached , great food. The staff were very, very helpful. There is a bus stop right outside to get into Edinburgh. Although I got stuck in the lift the staff were brilliant and made sure I was alright all the time I was stuck and got me a coffee...

Thank boblewl
Reykjavik, Iceland
Reviewed 10 May 2016

Spent a week with my family of four. Kind and helpful staff. Clean rooms and great resturant. Will visit again the next time i visit Scotland. Bus to the city center minute walk away. Great parking lot.

Thank ingimarsveinsson
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 April 2016

the Premier Inn was clean. The staff efficient and pleasant. Value for money excellent. The hotel is well sited for local bus services. Noise was minimal so we had undisturbed sleep .Breakfast meals were well cooked.

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Thank Brian D
Province of Alicante, Spain
Reviewed 8 April 2016

We have stayed at this lovely hotel many times when visiting family nearby. I can't praise the staff enough. The rooms are always, warm and lovely and clean. The buses into the city centre are frequent and bus stops conveniently located closeby. We have only once asked to move rooms so we could have a family room to allow our...

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Additional Information about Premier Inn Edinburgh East Hotel

Address: 228 Willowbrae Road, Edinburgh EH8 7NG, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Price Range: $95 - $217 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Premier Inn Edinburgh East Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 50
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Also Known As:
Premier Inn Edinburgh East Hotel Edinburgh
Premier Inn Edinburgh East Hotel Scotland
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#41 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
#41 Family Hotel in Edinburgh
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“we were at the rear, so very quiet”
 of 5 bubbles rmackenzie1, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at the back of the hotel should be quieter.”
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