The Place Hotel - Edinburgh

34-38 York Place, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH1 3HUshow map
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Overview

The Place Hotel, located off Scott Monument, offers contemporary accommodation in Broughton district. The venue comprises 47 rooms.

Location

The property is situated in the shopping district, 1.1 km from Stockbridge Market. The city centre is also 1 km away. The Place Hotel is a short ride from National Museum of Scotland.

Guests can reach Edinburgh Waverley train station within a 10-minute walk.

Rooms

Every basic room at this Property is complete with a heating system, a writing desk and a stone fireplace. They also offer wonderful views of the sea. Nice touches to enhance your stay include a hairdryer, toiletries and bath robes, while hypoallergenic pillows, foam pillows and feather pillows invite a good night's rest.

Eat & Drink

There is a restaurant for guests to enjoy their meal. The Place Hotel has a lounge restaurant, which serves local cuisine. The champagne bar is ideal for a relaxing drink. The Place, Rollo Broughton and Holy Cow offer an assortment of dishes within 50 metres of the hotel.

Leisure

There are also a golf course and a bar provided on-site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

The personnel at the hotel speaks English, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Hungarian, Polish, Bulgarian.

Number of rooms:   47.

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Facilities
Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

Off-site car park

Luggage storage
24-hour services

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Welcome drink

Laundry
TV

Flat-screen TV

Kitchen facilities

Electric kettle

Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Sports & Fitness

  • Golf course
  • Table tennis

Services

  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Newspaper service
  • Welcome drink

Dining

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Business

  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children

  • Children's menu

Spa & Leisure

  • Leisure/ TV room

Room view

  • City view

Room features

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Sitting area
  • Terrace
  • Garden furniture
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Dining table
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub shower combination
  • Hair dryer
  • Washing machine
  • Free toiletries

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle
  • Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor
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Good to know
Check-infrom 15:00-23:59FREECheck-outuntil 11 amFREE
Children & extra bedsOne child0 - 3 yearsExtra bedFREEExisting bedsFREEAll children4 yearsExisting bedsFREE
PetsPets are not allowed.
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Rooms and availability

Small Double Room
  • Bed options:
    1 Double bed
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Small Single Room
  • Bed options:
    1 Single bed
  • Max occupancy:
    1 person
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Basic Twin Room
  • Bed options:
    • 2 Single beds
    • 1 Double bed
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Basic Single Room
  • Bed options:
    1 Single bed
  • Max occupancy:
    1 person
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Basic Suite
  • Bed options:
    1 Double bed
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Double Room
  • Bed options:
    • 1 Double bed
    • 2 Single beds
  • City view
  • Shower
  • Heating
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Single Room
  • Bed options:
    1 Single bed
  • Max occupancy:
    1 person
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Standard Suite
  • Bed options:
    1 Double bed
  • Max occupancy:
    2 persons
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Junior Suite
  • Max occupancy:
    2 persons
  • City view
  • Shower
  • Heating
  • Fireplace
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Superior Double Room
  • Bed options:
    • 2 Single beds or 1 Double bed
    • 1 Double bed
    • Bed assigned on arrival
  • Max occupancy:
    2 persons
  • City view
  • Shower
  • Heating
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Economy Room
  • Bed options:
    1 Double bed
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Location
  • Nearby
  • Restaurants
  • City landmarks
City CenterCity Center500 m
Hanover Fine ArtsHanover Fine Arts500 m
Brass Rubbing CentreBrass Rubbing Centre700 m
National War musuem of scotlandNational War musuem of scotland800 m
The Museum Of EdinburghThe Museum Of Edinburgh900 m
Scotch Whisky Heritage CenterScotch Whisky Heritage Center900 m
Museum of ScotlandMuseum of Scotland1.0 km
Calton HillCalton Hill400 m
Princes Street GardensPrinces Street Gardens1.0 km
Royal MileRoyal Mile880 mRoyal Mile
Princes Street GardensPrinces Street Gardens940 m54 Princes Street
Camera Obscura and World of IllusionsCamera Obscura and World of Illusions940 m549 Castlehill (Royal Mile)
Edinburgh Old TownEdinburgh Old Town670 mOld town
Calton HillCalton Hill590 mSt. Andrews House 2 Regent Road
St Giles' CathedralSt Giles' Cathedral720 mHigh Street Historic Royal Mile
Scott MonumentScott Monument500 mEast Princes Street Gardens
Princes StreetPrinces Street750 m53 Princes Street
Gladstone's LandGladstone's Land810 m477B Lawnmarket Royal Mile
The PlaceThe Place10 m36 York Place
Turquoise ThistleTurquoise Thistle70 m51-59 York Place
Holy CowHoly Cow70 m34 Elder Street
The BasementThe Basement120 m10a Old Church House 12A Broughton Street
The Conan DoyleThe Conan Doyle150 m71-73 York Place
Mathers BarMathers Bar120 m25 Broughton Street
Treacle Bar & KitchenTreacle Bar & Kitchen140 m39-41 Broughton Street
Smoke StackSmoke Stack160 m53-55 Broughton Street
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Getting around
Airports
Edinburgh (EDI)10.9 km
Dundee (DND)56.1 km
Train
Edinburgh Waverley station500 m
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Reviews
8.2
Greatbased on 428 reviews
  • 8.2
    Great

    Everything was fine, especially the location and the cleanliness of the hotel.

    That the room was in a basement

  • 10.0
    Perfect

    We stayed in The Place for 1 night and found it fab. Was nice and clean and very modern. Staff were very helpful. We didnt have the breakfast but the dining room looked nice.

    Thought mayb the breakfast were a bit much to pay at £12.50 for a cooked breakfast.

  • 10.0
    Perfect

    Great place to stay highly recomendable

  • 9.6
    Perfect

    We were on the top floor so perhaps those rooms were smaller than those positioned on lower floors.However the room was was comfortable with excellent amenities and a great view! Staff were very helpful and friendly.Definitiely return.

  • 9.2
    Perfect

    Good location, very handy for shopping and theatre, friendly, helpful staff, fine breakfast

    As the place is still quite new a few lighting issues in our room but the staff took that on board to get it sorted.Could have done with an armchair as it was a superior double otherwise room fine.

  • 9.6
    Perfect

    Beautifully decorated new hotel - modern style within historic building. Excellent location of the New Town, being close to city centre locations (including shops, restaurants, bars, museums).

  • 10.0
    Perfect

    The staff were very friendly and helpful and te breakfast was amazing.

  • 6.6
    Nice

    Location

    Room was downstairs, view was a wall. Room was spacious but furniture sparse, one chair - no hairdrier. Was woken at 7am by constant banging of door next to room, possibly the cleaners. Would not stay there again.

  • 9.2
    Perfect

    Good location design excellent upmarket and central for city

  • 8.8
    Great

    centrally located. clean modern & very comfortable hotel.

    no lift...so limit size of suitcase!

  • 10.0
    Perfect

    very friendly staff and very helpful. the room was very nice and clean with all the facilities.

  • 10.0
    Perfect

    The design and presentation were very high spec and the staff were lovely, particularly the manager who was extremely helpful and friendly. The location was perfect and the facilities were excellent.

  • 8.8
    Great

    Very modern and staff were great

    No elevator

  • 6.6
    Nice

    Location

    Rooms too small no airconditionning

  • 5.0
    Guest rating

    Location

    No better than a Travelodge Noisy poor room paper thin walls damp and uninspiring

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FAQ
What is the closet airport?
The hotel lies within 15 km of Edinburgh airport.
What is the earliest and the latest I can check-in?
You can check in from 15:00 till 23:59.
What is the earliest and the latest I can check-out?
You can check out till 11:00.
How far is the city center from the property?
The city centre is located 1 km away.
Are threre any cleaning services provided?
Yes, the hotel offers ironing.
What landmarks can I visit in the area?
You can visit Omni Centre that is located 300 metres away.
Can I have dinner or supper nearby?
Yes, you can have lunch or dinner at Holy Cow within 100 metres of the hotel.
What room types are available here?
The hotel offers such room types as a standard room and a twin room.
Is there any public transport in vicinity?
Yes, there is East Claremont Street bus stop within 250 metres away.
Highlights
Hotel Awards

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as 

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Good to know
Check-infrom 15:00-23:59FREECheck-outuntil 11 amFREE
Children & extra bedsOne child0 - 3 yearsExtra bedFREEExisting bedsFREEAll children4 yearsExisting bedsFREE
PetsPets are not allowed.
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Getting around
Airports
Edinburgh (EDI)10.9 km
Dundee (DND)56.1 km
Train
Edinburgh Waverley station500 m
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Need a shuttle?
You can book a shuttle, once your reservation is complete.
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