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3,8 sur 5
Recommandé par 85 % des clients
4,0 Propreté de la chambre
4,0 Services et personnel
3,8 Confort de la chambre
3,6 Conditions de l'hôtel
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4 sur 5
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par un voyageur vérifié de London

Unique situation in central Edinburgh

Publié le 28 août 2014
Les + : The room was of a good size, well equipped, well arranged, and quiet. The staff are excellent - knowledgeable and helpful. The location is convenient.
Les - : The main towels were rather small, and it would help to have shelves in the bathroom. Breakfast was cheap and OK, though service sometimes a bit slow.
Situation : Very central and close to fringe festival venues, and the popular Grassmarket, and not far on foot to the Royal Mile and other highlights.
My wife and I stayed here for 5 nights near the end of the Edinburgh festival, attracted by the central location in Cowgate - particularly because it's close to St Cecilia's Hall, an important venue for classical music. Our taxi driver was sceptical, as were friends of our based in Edinburgh; Cowgate is not smart and is best known for student and backpacker hostels. We wondered whether we had made the right choice as we arrived, because the approach to the hotel is through the forecourt of the Three Sisters, a major free fringe festival venue and street food and drink venue. However, once we got through the throng, and found that we had a nice quiet room as far away as possible from all the activity and noise, we were very pleased with the hotel. Do not expect comfortable and quiet public rooms such as you might find in a different kind of hotel. But you will find a very well organised operation, with helpful and co-operative staff. The rooms vary, we were in 403 a double on the fourth floor. The next two to us were for 6 each and there's even a dormitory. Catering is from the Three Sisters, and most of the time this was noisy. We only had breakfast there so we can't speak to the quality of the food etc otherwise. Breakfast wasn't great, and was sometime rather slowly served, but it was OK and cheap. We would happily go back and stay there on a future visit to Edinburgh.
4 sur 5
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par un voyageur vérifié de Derbyshire

Hotel well situated for the fringe

Publié le 7 août 2014
Les + : good central position
Les - : nothing
Situation : 20 minutes walk to castle and princes street and other tourist attractions
enjoyed the stay, staff very friendly and helpful, the hotel has been refurbished and re-named since our last visit in 2008, rooms very clean, each day, rooms cleaned and beds remade each day, tea and coffee making facility replenished daily.
3 sur 5
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par un voyageur vérifié de austria

nice hotel in the center

Publié le 6 juil. 2014
Les + : location
Les - : noise
hotel is in good central location; everything in old and new town is in walking distance. problem is the noise during the night since there are a lot of pubs and bars in the neighbourhood.
5 sur 5
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par un voyageur vérifié de Fort Lee, NJ

Awesome

Publié le 29 juin 2014
Les + : Everything.
Situation : Its just a couple of blocks off the Royal Mile. A couple of blocks from the Grass Market. Pubs everywhere. In the heart of Old Town.
If you want a hotel just like you would find in the U.S. - keep looking. If you want something totally unlike a typical hotel, book it. Its in Old Town. Its a very old building, but thoroughly modern inside, including the plumbing. Its a little quirky and different. The staff are all very friendly and helpful. Restaurant on site reasonable/comparable to surrounding restaurants. The full Scottish Breakfast - complete with haggis is a good deal. When we got there, the courtyard was packed with a crowd to watch the World Cup on the big outdoor screen and drink. I thought, "oh, no, the noise...". Didn't hear a peep inside. Very quiet. But with foot-thick stone walls...I guess they made buildings quiet enough to withstand local battles, rebellions, etc.
4 sur 5
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par un voyageur vérifié

Quirky, clean and friendly

Publié le 27 juin 2014
This hotel is definitely quirky. The rooms were clean which is always very important. The rooms were also quiet, even during the World Cup events in the courtyard out front. The staff was very friendly and helpful with any questions we had. There is no parking at the hotel but you can get a discounted rate at a nearby garage. We would definitely stay here again!
5 sur 5
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par un voyageur vérifié de Australia

Don't judge a book by its cover

Publié le 17 juin 2014
Although I had a little difficulty locating the hotel, I was definetly impressed by the facilities, hospitality and overall appearance of Stay Central. Comfortable with more than the bare essentials. I know where ill be staying again next time I'm back in Edinburgh!
5 sur 5
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par Bonnie de Ontario, Canada

Hotel with easy access to Princes Street, Edinburg

Publié le 5 juin 2014
Les - : A comfortable sitting chair would be nice.
Hotel is in walking distance to Princes Street - it is nice and clean.
2 sur 5
par un voyageur vérifié

Hostel not a hotel

Publié le 31 mai 2014
Poor choice small room windows at ground level very small space overall. The bathroom was nicely finished except their was no stops around the door leaving a inch gap all the way round giving no privacy at all.located next to a very busy Irish bar(three sisters) which made entering and leaving very awkward because they share an enterance breakfast was served in this bar which still had last nights beer on display as well as the hung over staff who could not function correctly food quality was poor do not go here during a weekend
5 sur 5
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par Jane de radstock

Stay in Edinburgh old town

Publié le 26 mai 2014
First time in Edinburgh - booked stay central by chance without reading any reviews. Slightly concerned when we arrived as it would appear that it is also party central at weekends, but the reception staff were really welcoming and looked after our bags until we could book in. Really comfortable room at the back which meant that even when the front bar was in full swing we weren't kept awake. The staff were extremely helpful in finding out info about buses and attractions - couldn't fault them at all! Went with my daughter but would recommend it for any age although it is probably used a lot by hen and stag dos because of the dormitory bedroom. Excellent spot for touring around the city - easy to walk anywhere. Would definitely use them again
4 sur 5
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par Benoit de Montreal

Nice hotel but noisy

Publié le 23 mai 2014
Nice location but noisy because of the bar outside.