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Apex Waterloo Place - Edinburgh

23-27 Waterloo Place, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH1 3BH  show map
 4 stars
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Apex Waterloo Place - Edinburgh

Wi-Fi
Parking
Luggage storage
24-hour services

Late check-in/ -out

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Dining room

Coffee shop

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness centre

Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Massage

Steam room

Turkish bath

Spa & wellness centre

Overview

Apex Waterloo Place Hotel is placed in a business area of Edinburgh, 950 meters from Waterloo Place and 700 meters from Royal Mile. Apex Waterloo Place Hotel was opened in 2009 and offers modern rooms.

The hotel is nestled in the heart of Edinburgh, steps away from Edinburgh Waverley train station. A gallery, a castle and a museum as well as hills and parks are in a short distance from the property.

Within walking distance of Newington district with bars and restaurants.

Turnhouse airport is situated within a 20-minute drive from Apex Waterloo Place Hotel.

Rooms

Apex Waterloo Place Hotel provides 187 guestrooms appointed with heating, flat-screen TV, a sitting area, an iPod dock and direct dial telephone for a pleasant stay in Edinburgh. The rooms look on to the city. There are private bathrooms with a hairdryer, dressing gowns and bath sheets along with an electric kettle, a dishwasher and a fridge for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

Breakfast is served in the dining area each morning. At the 24-hour restaurant guests can enjoy contemporary cuisine. Guests can spend time in the stylish Bright And Airy bar serving a wide range of wines and spirits. Number One and Dubh Prais serve a selection of meals within 200 meters from the venue.

Services

The on-site car rentals help to explore the area.

Relax

Leisure options include a night club, a sun deck and a heated indoor pool. There are a gym and a fitness center provided at Apex Waterloo Place Hotel.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Year renovated:   2009.  Number of floors:   10.  Number of rooms:   187.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • No parking
  • Free safe at reception
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in/ -out
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Children are welcome
  • Luggage storage
  • Lift
  • Hairdresser
  • Coffee shop
  • Boutiques
  • Eco friendly
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors
  • Mobile phone network

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness centre
  • Golf course

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service
  • Shoe shine service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining

  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant with air conditioning
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Catering service
  • Buffet breakfast

Business

  • Business centre
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Secretarial service
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children

  • Paid cots (on request)

Spa & Leisure

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Night club
  • Sun terrace
  • Spa & wellness centre
  • Sauna
  • Turkish bath
  • Steam room
  • Jacuzzi
  • Massage

Room features

  • Individual air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Connecting rooms
  • Dining room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
  • Hair dryer on request
  • Bathrobe

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Electric kettle
  • Cooker

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Paid films
  • VCR/DVD
  • Direct dial telephone
  • CD player
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

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Hotel Address:

23-27 Waterloo Place, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH1 3BH

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Airports
Train
  • Edinburgh Waverley station
    1000 ft
Restaurants
  • Number One (cuisine: Scottish)
    700 ft
  • The Pompadour by Galvin (cuisine: French, British)
    800 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of floors:
    10
  • Number of rooms:
    187

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Rooms and availability

Apex Waterloo Place photos Room
City Double Room
  • Room size:

    270 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds, 1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe
  • Carpeted floor
  • Local calls
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Dustbin
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Walk in shower
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Non-feather pillows
  • Linen
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Bottled water
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Socket near the bed
  • Wake up service
  • DVD player
  • Radio
Apex Waterloo Place photos Room City Double Room
Standard Room
  • Room size:

    270 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Apex Waterloo Place photos Room
Triple Room
  • Room size:

    270 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Dustbin
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Walk in shower
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Non-feather pillows
  • Linen
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Bottled water
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Socket near the bed
  • Wake up service
Apex Waterloo Place photos Room
Duplex Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Coffee machine
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Dustbin
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Walk in shower
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Non-feather pillows
  • Linen
  • Sofa
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Dining area
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Bottled water
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Socket near the bed
  • Wake up service
  • DVD player
  • Radio
Apex Waterloo Place photos Room
Family Room
  • Room size:

    270 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed, 1 Double bed, 1 King-size bed and 1 Sofa bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe
  • Carpeted floor
  • Local calls
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Dustbin
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Walk in shower
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Non-feather pillows
  • Linen
  • Sofa bed
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Bottled water
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Socket near the bed
  • Wake up service
  • DVD player
  • Radio
Apex Waterloo Place photos Room Family Room
Family Room
  • Room size:

    270 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Apex Waterloo Place photos Room
Superior Double Room
  • Room size:

    305 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds, 1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe
  • Carpeted floor
  • Local calls
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Dustbin
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Walk in shower
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Non-feather pillows
  • Linen
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Bottled water
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Socket near the bed
  • Wake up service
  • DVD player
  • Radio
Apex Waterloo Place photos Room Superior Double Room
Superior Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Apex Waterloo Place photos Room
Master Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Coffee machine
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Dustbin
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Walk in shower
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Non-feather pillows
  • Linen
  • Sofa
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Bottled water
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Socket near the bed
  • Wake up service
Apex Waterloo Place photos Room
Deluxe Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Coffee machine
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe
  • Carpeted floor
  • Local calls
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Dustbin
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Walk in shower
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Non-feather pillows
  • Linen
  • Sofa
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Bottled water
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Socket near the bed
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Radio
Apex Waterloo Place photos Room Deluxe Double Room
Deluxe Room
  • Room size:

    335 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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King Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Seating area
  • Local calls
  • Media:Television
Single Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
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Room Description:

Standard|Room

Standard Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • + More
  • General:Telephone
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Dining:Kitchen
  • Fridge
  • Media:DVD player
  • Radio
Room Description:

Suite|Double Suite (Double bed or 2 twin beds)

Family Single Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
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Room Description:

Standard|Standard Single Family Room (Single bed)

Superior Single Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
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Room Description:

Superior|Superior Room

Deluxe Single Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
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Room Description:

Deluxe|Deluxe Room

Apex Waterloo Place Location

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Local attractions

  • Royal Yacht Britannia2.0 mi
    Ocean Terminal
  • Rosslyn Chapel6.9 mi
    1 Chapel Loan Rosslyn Chapel, Roslin
  • Aberdour Castle8.2 mi
    Aberdour KY3 0SLScotland
  • Craigmillar Castle2.6 mi
    Craigmillar Castle Road
  • Museum of Communication7.5 mi
    131 High Street

Near the hotel

  • Nelson Monument300 ft
    Calton Hill
  • National Museum of Scotland2500 ft
    Chambers Street
  • Palace of Holyroodhouse 3000 ft
    Canongate
  • Royal Mile 2300 ft
    Royal Mile
  • Camera Obscura and World of Illusions2600 ft
    Castlehill The Royal Mile
  • Charlotte Square 4300 ft
    West end of George Street 40 Charlotte Square

Restaurants nearby

  • Number One700 ft

    Address: The Balmoral Hotel
    Phone: 01315576727

    74% likes this, based on 447 reviews
    Cuisine: Scottish
    Price Range: USD 94 - USD 124

  • Wedgwood The Restaurant1400 ft

    Address: 267 Canongate
    Phone: 0131 558 8737

    70% likes this, based on 980 reviews
    Price Range: USD 32 - USD 89

  • Gurkha Cafe & Restaurant1400 ft

    Address: 25-27 Cockburn Street
    Phone: 01312252832

    70% likes this, based on 412 reviews
    Cuisine: Asian
    Price Range: USD 9 - USD 24

  • The Pompadour by Galvin800 ft

    Address: Princes Street
    Phone: +44 131 222 8975

    85% likes this, based on 117 reviews
    Cuisine: French, British
    Price Range: USD 95 - USD 310

  • Dubh Prais1300 ft

    Address: 123B High Street
    Phone: 0-131 557 5732

    85% likes this, based on 455 reviews
    Cuisine: Scottish

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of floors:
    10
  • Number of rooms:
    187

Hotel Awards

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Apex Waterloo Place Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Apex Waterloo Place

8.8
SuperbBased on501 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Location was excellent for us on this particular ocassion. We have stayed at Apex in Dundee and also, the other Edinburgh hotel on previous occasions. Fabulous old building with great history which has been thoroughly modernised. Room was super and all facilities easily accessible and convenient. Thank you.

    Parking not easy, obviously, and we found that the drop-off point outside the front door had been monopolised upon arrival and departure too. Perhaps a little more attention to detail could have been applied to breakfast.

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    We were really pleased with all aspects of the hotel and would definately stay there again

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    Close proximity to Waterloo railway station, City centre and hire car depots. Very friendly and helpful staff. Free WiFi

  • Older travelers
    7.8

    A bit clinical but comfortable. The shower went hot and cold and not very hot when heat turned to maximum. Bath was great though. Swimming ool was a lot smaller than expected.

  • Couple
    9.6

    Everything,the rooms are fantastic;the staff are so helpfull and food was lovely.Ideal hotel for a city break away.

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    Central Location yet quiet at night - no traffic noise Comfortable rooms and bed - plenty of space

    Bar area was very draughty - front door opened straight into bar. No fire in fireplace - it would have been cosier and more welcoming with fire as a focal point

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    We had stayed in the Apex for two weeks and loved it. The location is excellent - within 7 minutes walk from the Royal Mile and very close to the points of interest in the new town, yet located on a quiet street, away from the hustle and bustle of the town center. There is usually a parking space in front of the hotel (payment by coins or credit card) so you don't have to pay an exorbitant fee for hotel parking, as in hotels in the heart of town. The room we had stayed in (a Superior Double Room) was very spacious and comfortable, with ample storage space for a couple, quite a change from other city hotels we had stayed in, in many locations. The staff was quite helpful and friendly, most of all in the dining room. Internet (wifi) was free.

    Breakfast is a little expensive

  • Family with children
    9.2

    Cleanliness, room facilities, spa and pool, tv, service.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Getting in early in the room, an upgrade, the ambiance.

  • Older travelers
    8.8

    location great,hotel staff very good and pleasant ,superior room was spacious and well equipped bathroom top grade would use this hotel next time we visit.

    to say the breakfast was poor is being kind!

  • Group of friends
    8.8

    Staff welcoming and extremely helpful and accommodating with special request.

    My room was facing a night club so very noisy as no double glazing windows, curtains could not be drawn properly and water in the shower not very hot. For the rate of the room for one night of £90 excl breakfast and out of season I did not expect to encounter the above.

  • Group of friends
    8.2

    Really lovely rooms,very clean,restaurant great value.

  • Single
    9.6

    Found the hotel to be comfortable and quiet. The staff were accommodating and pleasant. The receptionists were very helpful and friendly. The service in the bar and dining room was very good. I felt secure in my room which is good as a lone guest.

    The only thing I did not like about the hotel was the situation of my room which had a high small window and I was unable to see out.

  • Couple
    9.2

    I thought the food was excellent, and the staff very knowledgeable and well prepared. The amenities in the hotel were very good also (bar, business centre) and the location is great.

    There are no toilets (or at least I didn't see any) in the spa changing rooms.

  • Single
    8.8

    Convenient location close to the train station and within walking distance of the new town sites and Royal Mile

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Hotel Address:

23-27 Waterloo Place, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH1 3BH

Get directions
Airports
Train
  • Edinburgh Waverley station
    1000 ft
Restaurants
  • Number One (cuisine: Scottish)
    700 ft
  • The Pompadour by Galvin (cuisine: French, British)
    800 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of floors:
    10
  • Number of rooms:
    187

Hotel Awards

UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedEdinburghApex Waterloo Place

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Spa Hotels in United Kingdom

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